Polygon Daily: Pay Tribute to the Off-Topic King (Mon 4/2)

Todays header comes to you from a forty-five degree angle.

Welcome to Polygon Daily. What is this thread you ask? It's your daily Community Off-Topic thread where you're given the floor to talk about anything that's caught your eye over the past 24 hours. Just be sure to stick to the Polygon Community Guidelines, and we'll be golden folks.

First of all, there's a new Polygon Senior Reporter, based in Sydney who has come aboard the train - go say hi to Jenna here on the forums. She's been lurking for a while so she's pretty clued up on how crazy, amazing and funny you all can be.

Last night was the Super Bowl, the power went out and quite frankly - the technicians fumbled the ball. Let's all have a good chuckle about that. Ho, ho, ho... The problem apparently was that Beyonce-bot needed more power than the stadium was being provided after that halftime performance. Confirm, or deny - it sounds better than someone screwed up.

Also, a reminder. Once a month this thread will be renamed Polygon Monthly: A Community Update. It'll probably be a different format, but it will likely be on the last Monday of that month. This is something I need to do to keep the community (not just this thread) up to date on the happenings across the site. From games, to roundups. Once a month Polygon Daily will not exist but please feel free to use it as you do this thread - to talk about anything you want (though if you really want a conversation on a specific game thing please start a thread about it - it makes my job a bit easier guys).

NEWS

Minecraft tops Microsoft's Xbox Live Arcade games for 2012 by Jenna Pitcher

Fire Emblem: Awakening arriving late at some retailers by Megan Farokhmanesh

Twitter users raise concerns over 'actively racist' Borderlands 2 character by Megan Farokhmanesh

War of the Roses free trial coming Feb. 6, Kingmaker edition announced by Megan Farokhmanesh

Alien Noire website could be a Prey 2 teaser, counting down to March 1 by Megan Farokhmanesh

REVIEWS

Strike Suit Zero

FORUM POSTS

Post your 'Polygon Daily' Headers here (February 2013) by Shaun McIlroy

Pokémon Hype Thread - February '13 by Shaun McIlroy

Comics! Cartoons! Anime! Crisis Vol. 2, No. 6: Ackin' So Cray-Cray by BreadKnight

The PolyMusic Jukebox by Helis

POLYNAUT SOULS: DARK SOULS by CoffeeJezus

COTD

Bread The Knight, Bread The Knight,
Coal fired oven of power and might,
Whether plain or wholemeal flour,
You knead the man of the hour,
Look Out! Here comes Bread The Knight!

CoffeeJezus | 19 Recommends

And that's it for today Polynauts. Tune in tomorrow for more Polygon Daily news updates. If you're looking to create a header like the one used up top, then check out the Polygon Daily header thread.

And remember however to subscribe to our @PolygonAll Twitter feed for all breaking news, and @Polynauts for Community updates throughout the day. Prinny is this cool.

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