'Twas the week for console news. Modern Warfare 2 and ODST are both doing 360 bundles, MW2's with a super-size drive. The PS3's 250 gig flavor continues to tease from overseas. And the Wii might be in for a haircut.
Elsewhere, Crecente reviewed Scribblenauts and WET; Totilo spent some quality time with Assassin's Creed 2's creative director, and everyone is gearing up for Tokyo Game Show. The week that was in Kotaku original programming:
Previews, Reviews, Impressions and Hands-On
WET Review: Swords, Guns and Flawed Fun
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2 Review: It Takes Two, Baby
Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising Multiplayer Preview: War Is Hell. And Mostly Colorless.
Trine Micro-Review: The Fat Knight
GTA IV: The Ballad of Gay Tony Preview: Crimes For The Crazy Rich
Modern Warfare 2 Multiplayer Hands-On Impressions: No Buzzkills
Scribblenauts Review: Embrace Your Inner Geek
Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story Review: A Fawful Good Time
The Warriors: Street Brawl Preview: Go Home To Play
Ratchet & Clank Future: A Crack In Time Preview: Floor Of The Year
Console Price Drops and Bundles
Europe Getting Four More Bundles For The 250GB PS3
Microsoft Releasing 250GB Xbox 360 For Modern Warfare 2 [Update]
Toys R Us Ad Points To $199 Wii Price Drop This Month
Halo 3: ODST Gets A 360 Bundle
Capcom Assembles Super Team For PSP Role-Playing Game
Oh, So There IS A Singstar: Beatles...Sort Of...
All Things BioWare: Answers From The RPG Powerhouse About Mass Effect, Dragon Age, Star Wars And More
Don't Worry About Missing Assassin's Creed II Retailer-Tied Bonus Levels
Samurai Shodown: Edge of Destiny Dated For Japan
Modern Warfare 2 Conference: Call Of Liveblog
Consider, BioWare, The Non-Epic RPG
A Referendum On Bottomless Pits
The Lessons Learned - Or Resisted - While Making Assassin's Creed II
iPhone Chart Toppers
PlayStation 3 Firmware 3.01 Is Live
Adventures in Scribblenauts
Nintendo's Unusual 2009 Wii Strategy: Publishing The Oldies
Can 'Patrice Mode' Solve Gaming's Back Problem?
Crime Rates Drop in 08, Video Game Sales Increase
Justify Your Game: Brutal Legend
A Final Look Inside GRIN's "Fortress"
Calling All Readers: Kotaku Party In Tokyo