The pre-E3 triple A madness has begun, but don't let that stop you from catching up on the smaller news stories. News or no news: there is no try.
- Konami's detailed the special limited edition release of Otomedius Excellent, announcing it'll be releasing on July 19, 2011.
- Former THQ, EA and Activision vets have united to form a new studio called Magic Pixel Games.
- D3Publisher's confirmed that White Knight Chronicles II will be shown at E3 this year, alongside Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon.
- Update 10 is live for Dungeons and Dragons Online. Read the details here.
- Canadian studio Miniority's announced a new PSN title known as Papo & Yo where you'll play a boy who needs to save his friend Monster from the effect poisonous frogs have on his digestive system.
- Warner's released a new trailer for DC Universe: Online, allowing you to witness Ra's Al Ghul's revenge.
- Hellgate's closed beta kicks off today. It'll last until June 5.
- Activision's released three new trailers for Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure.
- Rejoice! Kevin Butler's finally returned to Twitter, following the restoration of the PS Store.
- Another day, another Kinect Hack. Today's offer glasses-free 3D teleconferencing.
- DotA's received a new update which is a "small balance and bug fix."
That's it for now.