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.
•Five Nintendo Series That Need a 3DS Reboot [3DS Buzz] With Kid Icarus: Uprising arriving in March, all-star commenter GiantBoyDetective whips up this argument for five other classic Nintendo series to get a reboot on the 3D handheld. What, no Balloon Fight?
•Best Sewer Levels in Video Games [UGO] Ten memorable trips into the effluent underworld, but I'm a little disappointed the Anoat level from Dark Forces wasn't included. That was my first brush with first-person survival horror. Those dianogas freaked me right the hell out. Also, Hitman 2: Silent Assassin had a couple of neat trips through St. Petersburg's sewers.
•The 13 Greatest Pop Culture Video Game Parodies [Ranker] Inspired by the Breaking Bad role-playing game, here are a dozen more videos, flash games and .gifs. Not on this list: Super There Will Be Blood or LEGO No Country for Old Men.
•Five of the Worst Trends from This Console Generation [PikiGeek] Public Enemy No. 1 is the Online Pass, of course.
•Eight Games This Year That Might Turn Out to be Disappointing [GamingBolt] They might all be disappointing. Some pre-emptive bellyaching covers Max Payne, Tomb Raider and others.