This week's big breakout gaming feature was a in-depth look at how the internet gaming community banded together to solve the most arcane puzzle in Xbox indie hit Fez, even if they weren't really sure why their solution worked the way it did. We also took a look at how Nintendo's declining sales are dragging down reported numbers for the entire industry, talked to the developer of a Baldur's Gate revamp about why he's not thrilled with console development, and looked at a potential console firmware update that could make a dent in our collective household energy use.

I'm looking forward to playing Diablo III with some friends and the wider public during the open beta this weekend. I'm KyleOrl on Battle.net if you want to try and track me down. Use the secret code "Ars Technica is the best site ever!" so I know you're not a stranger.

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