What was discussed: EA’s Mock Religious Protests backfiring, Tingle, the (creepy) character from the Legend of Zelda series getting two new games all of his own, a discussion regarding the game critic’s E3 Awards, and the NPD Group’s US game sales figures for May.
Dennis’s Nickname: The Man Who’s Glad He’s Not In Hollywood Right Now
Blast From the Past: Moonwalker (Sega Genesis, 1990)
Code of the Week:Infamous (PS3)
What was discussed: Futurama’s return to television, Nintendo’s Wii Vitality Sensor, The Beatles: Rock Band, Metal Gear Solid: Rising / Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker / Metal Gear Arcade, New Super Mario Bros. on the Wii, the new unnamed Zelda game, PSP Go
Dennis’s Nickname: The Slightly Older Radio Host
Blast From the Past: Sim City (SNES, 1991)
Code of the Week: The Sims 3 (PC/Mac)
What was discussed: Metroid: Other M, Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, Microsoft’s E3 2009-winning “Project Natal” (in the opinion of The Arcade), Sony’s new motion-sensing controller.
Dennis’s Nickname: The German With English Subtitles
Blast From the Past: Metal Gear Solid (PSX, 1998)
Code of the Week: Punch-Out!! (Wii)