VGB Week in Review: 8/16/2010 – 8/22/2010

Pardon my abruptness, but it was a crazy week of Gamescom coverage, so I’m just going to get right to the recap. Feel free to discuss your favorite news/games from the show in the comments, or share other stories we may have missed.

  • The Halo: Reach LE Xbox 360 Sounds Like This
  • Action-Packed Metroid: Other M Trailer and Screenshots
  • Sony Adds More to PSP “Favorites” Line
  • Square Enix Goes Gun Loco for Xbox 360
  • PlayStation Move Launch Brochure
  • Super Scribblenauts Gamescom Trailer
  • Ghost Recon Coming to PSP and Wii This Fall
  • Choose Your Hunted: The Demon’s Forge Digital Pre-Sell Pack
  • Red Faction Breaks Into the Car Combat Genre
  • Bob Marley, Rammstein and More Bring International Flavor to Rock Band 3
  • Making of Final Fantasy XIV Parts 1 & 2
  • Lord of Arcana Gamescom Trailer and Screens
  • Mass Effect 2 PS3 Port Confirmed
  • Dragon Age II Launch Set for March 8
  • World of Warcraft: Cataclysm Collector’s Edition Unveiled
  • Virtua Tennis 4 Aces PS3 with Move and 3D Support
  • Insomniac Announces More Ratchet & Clank, More Resistance
  • Crysis 2 Limited and Nano Editions Announced, X360 Multiplayer Beta Starts This Fall
  • Halo: Reach ViDoc – A Spartan Will Rise
  • Sony’s Gamescom 2010 Trailer Round-Up: LBP2, KZ3, inFamous 2 and More!
  • Samus Aran Narrates Her Own Metroid Retrospective
  • Torchlight II Debut Trailer Answers the Multiplayer Call
  • This is the Complete Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock Set List
  • ModNation Racers Post-Patch Report
  • Backbreaker Post-Patch Report
  • Get Resident Evil 5 PS3 for Cheap
  • Fighters Uncaged Kinects with a One-Two Punch
  • Castle Crashers Crashes PSN on August 31st
  • Gun Loco Debut Trailer
  • Reserve Valkyria Chronicles II for Two Extra DLC Missions
  • Ace of Cakes Bakes Up a Tasty LEGO Indiana Jones Cake
  • Gun Loco to Support Kinect?
  • ArcaniA: Gothic 4 Gamescom Trailer
  • First Shots of Portable Lord of the Rings: Aragorn’s Quest
  • Flashy New Dungeon Siege III Screenshots
  • Square Enix Hits Gamescom with Two Epic PSP Trailers
  • GameStop’s Classy Metroid: Other M Art Folio
  • Dormammu and Viewtiful Joe Join the Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Cast
  • Ōkamiden Gameplay and Screens from Gamescom
  • Target’s Summer Gaming Deals for the Whole Family
  • eStarland Giving 20% Rebates on Used PS2, Xbox and NGC Games
  • Castlevania: Lords of Shadow Gamescom Trailer and Screens
  • Enslaved Breaks Free at Gamescom
  • Infamous 2 Gameplay Video and Screenshots
  • GoldenEye Wii Multiplayer Trailer and Screenshots
  • Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom Gamescom Trailer
  • New LittleBigPlanet 2 Screenshots
  • Heroes on the Move Moves Into the Spotlight
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    Matt Litten is the full-time editor and owner of VGBlogger.com. He is responsible for maintaining the day to day operation of the site, editing all staff content before it is published, and contributing regular news, reviews, previews and other articles. Matt landed his first gig in the video game review business writing for the now-defunct website BonusStage.com. After the sad and untimely close of BonusStage, the former staff went on to found VGBlogger.com. After a short stint as US Site Manager for AceGamez, Matt assumed full ownership over VGBlogger, and to this day he is dedicated to making it one of the top video game blogs in all the blogosphere. Matt is a fair-minded reviewer and lover of games of all platforms and types, big or small, hyped or niche, big-budget or indie. But that doesn't mean he will let poor games slide without a good thrashing when necessary!