Today in Joystiq: March 20, 2008

A jaw-dropping moment of silence for Embrace's psychotic_blade's snowman (update: fixed attribution), quite possibly the cuddliest little fella we've ever run away from in horror. Check out the highlights for today:

Counting Rupees: The year of the PS3
X3F Week in Review: March 14, 2008 - March 20, 2008

GameTap Thursday: The Fire Flower Fleet Command Denied our Ops
Lionhead's Molyneux open to revisiting his past catalog
Check out 17 minutes of Persona 4 footage
New PS3 firmware to add Blu-ray Profile 2.0 support
Hudson bringing triple-dose of Bomberman to Wii
EB pulls plug on radical Haze promotion
Rock Band music store rockin' consoles this week
New Rock Band Store reminds us full albums are still 'coming soon'
Rock Band patch also fixing incidental issues
Rock Band surpasses 6 million song downloads
Microsoft hires former Nintendo exec to expand Euro footprint
Indie film to take on mythical, 'evil' arcade game
Battlefield: Bad Company beta to start next week
Midway CEO Zucker departs, company left looking for leadership
PS3's Orange box gets 128MB mystery patch
Civilization Revolution establishes community site
Pandemonium and Blood Omen rated by ESRB for PSN
Dreamfall joins Xbox Originals lineup March 24
UT3 PS3 patch coming March 27
Two Worlds: The Temptation dated for fall, now called a sequel
Activision believes Gibson's patent has 'no merit'
Ubisoft buys up Tom Clancy rights, announces Clancy MMO
Banjo Kazooie gets feature-light homepage
PSN Thursday: Um, well, next week could be better?
Bully patch now on Live, but does it fix anything?
Florida Supreme Court orders Jack Thompson not speak directly to them
Nintendo stock downgraded on fears of slowing system demand
British MP continues fight against Manhunt 2
Lost Planet Colonies has new first-person mode
Lionhead releases fifth Fable 2 video diary
Robert Downey Jr., Terrence Howard give voices to 'Iron Man' video game

Rumors & Speculation
Gamestop's Too Human placeholder moved from May to August
Rumor: Sony no longer funding L.A. Noire

Culture & Community
ESA Foundation offering $45K in game dev scholarships
Guitar Hero III Guinness record holder wins tournament, beats previous record

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