Cheat Sheet 8/22: PS3 cross-game chat absence explained, Presales for The Old Republic restricted by hard limit

Welcome to another week of mainstream videogame news, made easy!  

-BioWare announces its PAX 2011 plan for Star Wars: The Old Republic. 

Get the skinny on upcoming DeathSpank sequel, The Baconing. 

See the latest screens for Goldeneye 007: Reloaded. 

-Activision’s Eric Hirshberg on why Call of Duty will be around for a long time

-EA has placed a hard limit on Star Wars: The Old Republic’s digital and physical copies for the game’s official launch. 

-Ever ponder the lack of cross-game chat for PS3? Blame the RAM

  –Lana Polansky