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Fortnite Chapter 2 is here, and we share our thoughts on the next stage of the massively popular game after each of us played it. Also, we discuss Epic’s ability to create hype around their game, and how it is unparalleled in gaming today. Halloween is almost here, and we love scary movies – so
This week, we discuss the newest details about the upcoming PlayStation 5, including a confirmed release window. Which features are fans most looking forward to? Which do we think are the most important new features in making the new console truly next gen? Mike Ybarra is leaving Xbox after 20 years, and we take a
This week, we preview the games coming out in October and November, including the biggest titles like Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, Death Stranding, and Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order. Which games are must buys, which do we need to see more info about, and which are we planning on passing on? PlayStation announced some
This week, we dive into the announcement that the upcoming Call of Duty: Modern Warfare from Activision will have PlayStation exclusivity in one of its modes for almost a year. With so many fans calling out the industry for microtransactions, why do some publishers get a pass on these kinds of exclusivity deals? Sony held
Gears 5 has released, and it’s actually really good! We talk about how important it was for Xbox to score a win with a first party game this fall, and we talk about the campaign and multiplayer modes in Gears 5 – which are awesome and which are not? Borderlands 3 has released, as well
This week, we discuss the new release from Remedy, Control. Does it live up to expectations? What are the strengths of the game? How does it measure up to Remedy’s predecessors, Alan Wake and Quantum Break? In other news, D23 took place recently and we can’t help but discuss some of the trailers and announcements
This week, the host of the Xone Bros podcast joins us for an interview. We discuss the origins of their show, how they play a positive role in the world of video games, and their experience at E3 this year. The interview starts at the 31:30 mark. Nintendo dominates the news of the week, as
This week, we discuss the announcement of the Nintendo Switch Lite, coming this September day and date with Link’s Awakening. How will this console that is handheld only perform when it is launched? Will it still be successful in a year? Sean Murray from Hello Games spoke this week about how developers and publishers like
This week, we return from a short break to discuss Xbox’s next-gen plans. While they had previously said that they planned on releasing two consoles at different price points at the start of the next console generation, they seem to have backed off of that assertion lately. Is just one SKU for the next Xbox
This week, we give one final look back at E3 after we’ve had time to sleep and process everything we saw and experienced in the six days we spent covering it in Los Angeles. Also, we spend some time comparing the somewhat negative tone to some of the gaming commentary during E3 versus our own
In this special bonus episode, we discuss some of our favorite games that we saw demos of at E3 and also bring the interviews we had with the makers of those games to the audio show for the first time. We discuss LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga, Cris Tales, and Ary and the Secret
We wrap up our last day in Los Angeles by recapping the final day of E3 2019. We got to play Borderlands 3, see behind closed doors footage of Cyberpunk 2077, and check out a great new VR game called Phantom: Covert Ops! Also, we talk about indie games we experienced and talk about our
E3 is here! Join us for reactions to the Ubisoft and Square Enix conferences!
Join us as we recap Day 2 of E3 2019 by giving our reactions to both the Microsoft and Bethesda conferences!
With E3 just a week away, the leaks and reveals are happening in bunches. First, we talk the new Death Stranding trailer which was accompanied by a release date in November 2019. How surprised are we that the highly anticipated game by Hideo Kojima is coming out this year? We also talk about the trailer
With only two weeks left until E3 2019, news is pretty scarce in the world of gaming. To make up for that, we discuss whether other developers will try to use the wildly successful Fortnite business model to their advantage in other genres, possibly as a way to replace the pay-to-win loot box model. Which
This week brought news of Xbox and PlayStation working together to make streaming games in the future more smooth and consistent for everyone around. How optimistic are we about where this new partnership will go? It’s not going to be life changing, and they’re still competitors, but we talk about what it could mean for
This week, we dig into the legislation proposed in the United States Senate that would severely limit the ability of game developers to include loot box microtransactions in their games. We discuss whether loot crates constitute gambling, and talk about what might happen if developers and publishers lose the revenue stream found through microtransactions. EA
This week starts our E3 preview content, as we discuss what we might expect to see from Electronic Arts and Square Enix at this year’s show. We cover what they’ve done at E3 in recent years, talk about what they each need to do there this year, and finally, discuss what we expect to see
This week, we learned a lot about what the PlayStation 5 will bring, as Mark Cerny revealed many of the specs of the upcoming console in an interview. We discuss what to expect from the more powerful console, and what each of the promised features means going for the next generation of consoles. Also, what
This week, we discuss the fact that you can now change your PSN name for $9.99. After finally doing this, should Sony get credit for it? Xbox has six more games hitting Game Pass in April – are any of them worth the download? Also, if you could take part in a real-life battle royale,
This week brought more talk of game development and working conditions for developers, as a story broke that Bioware suffered from poor leadership and unfair expectations for its team during the development of Anthem. We discuss the impact this had on the actual game, what EA’s role might have been in it, and Bioware’s awful
This week, Gearbox announced Borderlands 3 with a release by the end of Gearbox’s fiscal year. They also announced the Borderlands GOTY remaster with a release date of much much sooner. How excited are we for the remaster and the third game in the series. We discuss how Borderlands has compared to other games in