Each week throws off several new video game lists ranging from the humorous to the trivial. What's better? A list of those. Here's a roundup of the rundowns out there.
•The Very Best of the Skyrim 'Arrow in the Knee' Meme [Ranker] Out on the vanguard of 2011's hottest new video game memes, Ranker charts the rise of a simple, overused piece of dialogue in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim through its use as an image macro, a tattoo, and a cameo (but not really) in Family Guy.
•Ten .gifs of Sonic the Hedgehog Running Like an Idiot [Tiny Cartridge] Just when I'm about ready to give up on the Top 5 of 10, something like this comes along and reaffirms my faith in the listicle as a staple post of video game enthusiasts. Pasquale D'Silva's entry is sublime, but Ashley Davis' is positively entrancing. Go check it out.
•The Top 5 Nintendo Controllers You've Never Heard of [Houston Press] I'll tell you what I've never heard of, the ASCII Super Stick L5. Not only have I never heard of a one-handed game controller for the NES, I've never heard of a company named for the character-encoding scheme.
•The Five Best Features of the Xbox 360 Dashboard Update [PC Magazine] Bing's voice-recognition search is not one of them. Nor is "advertising."