This cat and mouse game that they are playing here reminds me of another cat and mouse......
Faithbleed writes "IW's Robert Bowling reports on his twitter account that Infinity Ward is giving 2,500 Modern Warfare 2 cheaters the boot. The news comes as the war between IW and MW2's fans rages over the decision to go with IWnet hosting instead of dedicated servers. Unhappy players were quick to come up with hacks that would allow their own servers and various other changes." Despite the dedicated-server complaints, Modern Warfare 2 has sold ridiculously well.
thief21 writes "After claims that console versions Modern Warfare 2 had been recalled in Russia due to complaints from politicians and the gaming public over the infamous airport slaughter scene, it turns out the stories were completely untrue. Activision never released a console version of the game in Russia." Instead, they simply edited the notorious scene out of the PC version. They did this of their own volition, since Russia doesn't have a formal ratings committee.
I live in nearby Omaha Nebraska (No i am not a farmer and there are other things in Nebraska besides corn) and this seems pretty sweet especially since I'd be able to go see it in person.
In the fight between the three companies -The wii is well set up -Project natal certianly looks good -However I think that Sony's combination of the sixaxis eyetoy and wand will win over in the end.