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The Joystiq Team is pretty evenly divided on our initial reaction to a life-sized LittleBigPlanet Sack Boy. Some of us would run away, some of us would force a hug on the LittleBigGuy. We all thought it was funny that the big zipper in front is not how you get in and out of the costume. More shots ...

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Not only are we impressed by the idea and execution of the above gaming pastry, we're absolutely bananas over the Donkey Cake Country pun! Also check out the Bulbasaur cake in the gallery. Props to Anton the chef; check out the highlights for today: Joystiquery The Joystiq Free Game Club: Fantastic...

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If you can't be a part of the Olympics, have your tests of endurance with the Nintendo Power Pad. Watch the videos after the break if you don't believe how visceral the Power Pad can be. Check out the highlights for this weekend: Joystiquery The Best of Big Download: July 27-August 10, 2008 Japanes...

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Since we posted about The Mario Scarf last night, a handful of readers have pointed us to Tanya. While her story isn't nearly as romantic (there's no "knit for an engagement" scenario here), she is good. While we're at it, check out more gaming scarf stories from Joystiq's history. Check out the hi...

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Check out this pixel scarf we found via, erm, ffffound. We're too worried about clipping issues to ever wear pixelated clothing ourselves. Check out the highlights for today: Joystiquery Metareview - Braid (XBLA) X3F Week in Review: August 1, 2008 - August 7, 2008 News The official Braid walkthroug...

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In response to E for All's "pimping" of Fatal1ty's presence at their expo, the dynamic duo of Penny Arcade sent out an immediate press release assuring its community that the professional gamer will not be attending PAX 2008. Phew! Check out the highlights for today: Joystiquery PS3 Fanboy's Trophy...

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Sure, they think they'll get her, but truth is, she's got a power pellet hidden under that coat. (Via WebUrbanist; thanks, Sam) Check out the highlights for today: Joystiquery Podcast Rodeo for August 5: Ear Factor News Mega Man 9 getting intentional bugs, flicker 'Bikini Samurai Squad' slashes St...

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Labeling a Metroid warning as a Half-Life headcrab is a crime punishable by Metroid attack. Epic Fail. Check out the highlights for today: Joystiquery Joystiq hands-on: Skate 2 Joyswag: Samsung 22" widescreen LCD monitor Law of the Game on Joystiq: Trademark infringement? Not like-wii The Joystiq ...

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Joystiq reader Whetzell sent us in this video he made of animated Ico box art, hand drawn and then put together in after effects. With that concept in mind, we now have a pretty good idea what Duke Nukem Trilogy's box would look like if animated. Check out the highlights for today: Joystiquery Japan...

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My Rage pics, let me show you them. Check out the highlights for today: Joystiquery All our E3 2008 impressions are belong to you! Joystiq Podcast 059 - King of Snacks edition WRUP: Seeing the world through ColecoVision Edition News iBreakout hurls balls at iBrick in the iWall Carmack: Rage to look...

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An art project made by Joystiq reader Brandon P that attempts to answer the question, "What would a Piranha Plant look like in the real world?" Personally, we're now more scared of our hamburger patties, but it's a damn fine realistic interpretation. Check out the highlights for today: Joystiquery ...

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To be honest, we find the placement of the blue and purple Tetris pieces disturbing. Check out the highlights for today: News Shane Kim talks MMO stumbles Midnight Club: Los Angeles midnight movie ASA dismisses GTA IV telly ad complaints PS3 firmware version 2.42 is now live This Wednesday (today,...

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This Bully-themed costume has one problem: this hombre has a watch on, whereas Jimmy is watchless. Epic fail, man -- better luck next time! (We're kidding, of course!) Check out the highlights for today: Joystiquery Readers pick best webcomic: Waiting News Demigod releases first trailer, confirmed ...

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This man tried to stab us. Check out the highlights for today: Joystiquery The Joystiq Free Game Club: Psychonauts PlayStation 3 Greatest Hits Buyer's Guide News Frat Party Games - Pong Toss 'controversifies' WiiWare Cryptic Studios unveils Star Trek Online, launches website Virtual Console gets ba...

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The cast of LEGO Final Fantasy VII ... only Cloud is seriously lacking in the spikey hair department and Red XIII is nowhere to be found. Check out the highlights for this weekend: Joystiquery The Best of Big Download: July 20-26 Costumes of Comic-Con 08: Days 1 and 2 DS Fanboy Lite: July 19 - Jul...

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Contrary to the previous post on the matter, some of us think this shirt is awesome. Check out the highlights for today: Joystiquery The games that weren't there: Missing from E3 Joystiq E3 hands-on: Tomb Raider: Underworld Joystiq impressions: FutureU, Kaplan's SAT prep game for DS Joystiq intervi...

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This random sighting of Zombie Le Chuck is part of an awesome Flickr collection from Paul The Wine Guy dubbed IT Everywhere that answers the question, "What happens if some IT comes into our real life?" It reminds us of those virtual/real hybrids for Starcraft and The Sims. (Thanks, Kjell S) Check ...

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... And we're back to the grind! We're still finishing up some of the impression backlog and some other post-E3 shenanigans, but more or less it's a return to normalcy. The screenshot above comes from the first Batman video game, circa 1986. Check out the highlights for today: Post-E3 Impressions W...

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This is the scene earlier today at Los Angeles Convention Center's North Hall. Just two years ago, this hall was alive and booming, with ginormous Titan Quest posters. Check out the highlights for the weekend: Joystiquery The Best of Big Download: July 6-12 Big Versus compares Civilization Revoluti...

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Part of this year's Into the Pixel collection is a sketch from "Half Life EP3" (wonder what that could be), coming to Xbox 360, PC and PlayStation 3. We're not exactly surprised to learn there's concept art for Episode 3, but it's still nice to a glimpse. We're still not betting on a surprise E3 pe...

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