This week has us talking Nintendo’s joining several modern video game business tropes, why Apocalypse Now might not be a project you want to bank $5 million on, the mysterious allure around Crash Bandicoot, the controversy around PewDiePie, another tangent into the world of politics, and much more! Continue reading →
This week we’re discussing what we think it means when Destiny 2 will be more accessible to casual players, a survival horror game that’s only survival horror to one person, what different settings Call of Duty could use, the benefits of ending Steam’s Greenlight program, how recent travel restrictions can negatively impact the games industry, and much more!
Brad and Micah have a jam-packed show this week where we discuss Micah’s very early impressions of Nioh, new content for Elder Scrolls Online, EA’s stubborn ass, where we think the PS4 will end up in lifetime sales, the exotification of black women in games, the stupidest eating utensil ever, and much more!
The crew breaks down the 2017 Royal Rumble in the back half of the show! Find out why this may have been one of the best Royal Rumble events of all time! On the video game front, we chat about the Injustice 2 beta, features leaving the Xbox One, our initial thoughts of the new characters introduced in Mass Effect, recent political happenings and how they may impact the game industry, Square taking on the Marvel universe, and much more!
A busy news week has us talking Tekken 7 and Injustice 2, what the director of Die Hard is up to nowadays, the most terrifying sports mascot ever, how we’re feeling about The Division these days, Micah’s New Orleans adventure, EA’s new female dream team, fake game reviews, and much more!
It’s a super-sized episode where Brad, Terrence, Micah, and Carrie breakdown the Nintendo Switch presentation. We talk about the various launch window games, give our thoughts on pricing of the console and accessories, and then turn to you to find out whether you’ll be early adopters. You also get to find out which Overwatch characters are the most popular on Pornhub and much more!
This week we discuss the arc of Platinum Games success, ponder why Microsoft Game Studios has such difficulty releasing triple A titles, marvel at which game took the top spot for PlayStation Store sales in 2016, hear from the listeners about advertising in video games, and much more!
This week Micah and Brad are discussing offensive product placement in games, the best selling PC games of 2016, what your most anticipated games are for 2017, the best fan-made fighting game of last year, Overwatch playing bigots like a fiddle, our ability to separate art from artist in the game industry, and much more!
Our last episode of 2016 has us talking about our picks (and yours) for the best games of 2016! We also talk about Terrence’s most surprising game purchase ever, how Nintendo can best serve the game industry, how eSports is being further legitimized, our thoughts on Super Mario Run, and much more!
This week Terrence tells you why you should buy Dead Rising 4, we talk about why you should stay the hell out of Japan in 2020, why a gaming event at the White House makes us sad, what we hope to see in Destiny 2, and much more!