Today in Joystiq: November 21, 2007

You might think that simply because it's a pumpkin and lettuce playing video games that this would be the near-perfect video game/Thanksgiving hybrid image, but take a look at the game on the table. That's right, Space Turkeys (image credit: m1a9366b). The predominantly-American Joystiq staff will be eating turkey and playing Rock Band strung out on tryptophan tomorrow, but we'll still be posting so keep an eye out on the site. Check out the highlights for today:

Joystiq Holidaze: best of Black Friday
Joystiq Holidaze: The $500 budget
Joystiq Holidaze: the guitar compatibility guide
Reminder: Win a $5K gaming PC from Falcon Northwest
Today's most labyrinthine video: Lord British's house

PSN games Everyday Shooter, flOw (and more) on sale for $5
Replacement BioShock Big Daddies now shipping
A new Area 51: BlackSite demo hits Xbox Live
Demand high for DS TV tuner in Japan
Super Mario Galaxy soars with 500k units sold in US first week
Rock the Halo theme free for Guitar Hero III tomorrow
PSN Thursday: Gobble up the content early
Final reminder to get Wii before Black Friday (and holiday season)
Rock Band store accessories and the drum bag's great Black Friday deals -- including Wii supply
Unreal Tournament 3 on PS3 has gone gold, likely due mid-December
Critics: Hitman film more like Hit-meh
Reminder: Rise of the Video Game starts tonight on Discovery
The Romantics sue over 'virtually indistinguishable' cover in Guitar Hero '80s
'First' Orange Box demo hits 360 tomorrow, Episode Two dedicated

Rumors & Speculation
Just how scarce is Rock Band?

Culture & Community dies
Rock Band's satiric backlash begins

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