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Episode 439: Audio Problems

September 23rd, 2016 by jonahfalcon · No Comments

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This week’s episode has some bad audio thanks to a quick replacement mic being used to record the episode, causing a hiss. This is probably the reason the show is short-ish, coming in well under an hour.

This week’s episode includes the following news:

  • Miyazaki gives clear answers on the future of Dark Souls, Armored Core
  • Sony exec criticizes Hello Games’ marketing for No Man’s Sky
  • Blizzard is moving away from the ‘Battle.net’ name
  • Pokémon chief says Nintendo’s NX is both handheld and console

All this and Listener Feedback. This week’s Question of the Week: “What is or was your favorite handheld console game (not mobile)?”

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Episode 438: League of Denzer

September 16th, 2016 by jonahfalcon · 2 Comments

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As Jonah and T.J. chide Scott for going into an F-bomb rage over the iPhone’s price, the holiday season looms, and T.J. talks about his renewed relationship with League of Legends.

This week’s news items include:

  • All Battlefield 4 expansions are free until next week
  • Sony confirms layoffs at London, San Diego Studios
  • Valve tackles dodgy devs cheating Steam review scores
  • League of Legends surpasses 100 million monthly players

All this and one Listener Feedbnack we didn’t get around to listening to, so wait til next week.

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Episode 437: Star Trek and Call of Duty

September 9th, 2016 by jonahfalcon · 1 Comment

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Jonah Falcon talks about meeting stars and playing games at the Star Trek Convention in New York, while TJ Denzer talks about attending the Call of Duty XP convention in Los Angeles. All the while, Scott anxiously awaits the 8th episode of Minecraft Story Mode.

This week’s news includes:

  • iPhone 7 and 7 Plus announced with water resistance, dual cameras, and no headphone jack
  • Nintendo steals Apple show with game announcements
  • Sony unveils new PlayStation 4 Pro
  • Xbox Live Clubs and LFG arrive for Xbox One preview members

All this and Listener Feedback, too.

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Episode 436: Wednesday From Now On

September 3rd, 2016 by jonahfalcon · 1 Comment

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This week has a new recording date, Wednesday, so the crew can have more timely discussions about newly released games and more of the week’s news. Thanks to the Star Trek Convention, the podcast is still delayed a little.

This week’s news includes:

  • People buy PS4 Slim consoles before it’s announced
  • Rumor: Nintendo NX could be region-free
  • Devs can now publish Windows apps straight to Xbox One
  • Fallout 4 PS4 Mods not broken, but Sony hasn’t pushed it live yet

All this and Listener Feedback. We also have a new Question of the Week: “What is your favorite fan convention?”

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Episode 435: Happy Birthday Paul

August 26th, 2016 by jonahfalcon · 1 Comment

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This episode was delayed a few days thanks to some acting work for Jonah Falcon. The podcast moving forward will be recorded on Wednesdays, partly because videogame releases are on Tuesdays. The guys also discuss the disaster No Man’s Sky has been.

This week’s news includes:

  • EA strongly hints that Mass Effect games will get remastered
  • No Man’s Sky’s PC patch is out now
  • NPD: 3DS, Xbox One, And GTA V lead brutal July slump

All this and Listener Feedback, too.

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Episode 434: Windows Issues

August 12th, 2016 by jonahfalcon · 1 Comment

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This week’s episode was delayed due to serious Windows issues this past week. The episode was saved, however, and is 90 minutes full of discussion. The podcast deals with a lot of console hardware rumors.

The news items include:

  • Rumor: PS4 Neo being unveiled in early September
  • Nintendo NX launch and spec details leak
  • Before you play Dishonored 2, you should finish the first game’s DLC says Arkane

All this and Listener Feedback.

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Episode 433: Kickstarter Fail

August 5th, 2016 by jonahfalcon · 1 Comment

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The episode is posted a little late due to unforeseen circumstances, and focuses on Kickstarter videogames, both failures and successes. The podcast also asks Pokémon Go fans if they really needed those tracking software for the game.

This week’s news includes:

  • “Other surprises” in store for NX, says Ubisoft
  • Fixes promised for botched Marvel Ultimate Alliance ports
  • Pokémon Go fans rage as tracking site shuts down
  • PlayStation VR requires about 60-square feet of space to use

Let us know what you think.

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Episode 432: Gaming Thunder

July 28th, 2016 by jonahfalcon · 1 Comment

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This podcast has a little storminess to it, as it was recorded during a thunderstorm. There’s also tons of interesting news.

This week’s items include:

  • Rainbow Six Siege Season 3 content arrives on August 2
  • Sega announces two new Sonic games
  • Nintendo loses billions in value after Pokemon Go truth bomb
  • PlayStation Neo said to be coming in either September or October

Let us know what you think.

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Episode 431: Pokemon NO!

July 21st, 2016 by jonahfalcon · 1 Comment

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The past week has been rife with news about Pokemon GO! and all of the chaos the mobile game has caused around the world with people hunting creatures in museums and police stations. The podcast mostly avoids the craze.

The news this week includes:

  • Fake Pokemon Go! apps could contain malware and force your phone to click on porn links
  • Fraudsters force RimWorld dev to stop giving out Steam keys
  • Bethesda defends $60 price tag for Skyrim Remastered
  • Xbox One S arrives August 2

We also announce the winner of the contest.

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Episode 430: Audio Issues

July 14th, 2016 by jonahfalcon · 2 Comments

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This episode has some audio issues due to circumstances requiring Jonah to tape from outside in the NYC streets. Otherwise, this week’s news is Poke-mazing as some major issues hit the video game world this past week.

The news includes:

  • Valve’s Counter-Strike illegal gambling controversy continues
  • Red Dead Redemption sales jump 6000% after Xbox One backwards compatibility announcement
  • Pokémon Go raises security concerns among Google users

This is the contest’s last week. The Question of the Week is “How much is too much data to share with a game company?”

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