In Nintendo news, the Opera web browser is coming preloaded on the Wii’s flash ROM. This news coming via Revolution-Europe. New info about the highly anticipated Smash Bros. Brawl is coming from Joystiq, including this quote from Masahiro Sakurai, director and creator of the game, “Not all characters from the previous games will return.” Also, one last bit of Wii news, especially choice for you Anime fans, Sega is apparently bringing Bleach to the Wii and in the most vague way possible no less.
In 360 news, chrome controller shells? I can dig it.
And lastly, in Jack Thompson’s ongoing efforts to come up with the most enraging and nonsensical quote ever, he has stated to Baton Rouge paper The Advocate, "Nobody shoots anybody in the face unless you're a hit man or a video gamer." The full story can be read at 2theadvocate.