1UP writes: "Thank God that's over. Like many years, 2009 has been a roller coaster ride of highs and lows. Microsoft and Sony both tried to out-Wii Nintendo by announcing new control input devices at E3. Nintendo, on the other hand, rolled out a device to detect if their players were even still alive. Between all the bluster and insanity this year has had to offer, there's a lot of crazy sh*t you might have forgotten. That's why we've put together this list (in no particular order) of the moments that had us reaching for a shot of sweet release just to dull the pain."