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Episode 75: Indie Douche

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Episode 75: Indie Douche

– In episode 75, the crew of Mad As Hell Gamers tackle such topics as who are the douches of the indie game industry, what games might be announced at GamesCom according to the Games With Gold releases, and why Nintendo is losing the next gen console war, even when they don’t have any competition.  All that and much more.

Microsoft to Reverse Their Position On Indie Games?
http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2013/07/24/microsoft-to-announce-indie-self-publishing-new-certification-process.aspx
Confirmed
http://www.polygon.com/2013/7/24/4553946/microsoft-details-xbox-one-indie-self-publishing
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2013/07/report-microsoft-to-finally-let-indie-developers-self-publish-on-xbox-live/
Phil Fish Goes Postal and Cancels FEZ 2
https://twitter.com/Polytron/status/361188665709436928
http://vimeo.com/71173033
 Dead Rising 3 was Almost a 360 title but proved too much for current hardware (Ranger)
http://www.destructoid.com/dead-rising-3-started-on-360-pushed-the-hardware-too-far-258452.phtml
Dead Rising 3 Video Documentory from ComicCon
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LTe4dChYks8
Saints Row IV DLC Coming 45 Days After Launch
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/07/22/report-enter-the-dominatrix-is-saints-row-4s-first-dlc-coming/
Getting Season Pass
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/07/24/saints-row-4-gets-dlc-season-pass-includes-enter-the-dominatrix/
EA Well Into Development of Battlefront 3, Targeting Release in 2015
http://www.videogamer.com/xboxone/nextgen_battlefront/news/dice_well_into_development_on_star_wars_battlefront.html
Disney Infinity – A Deeper Game Than We Thought?
http://www.oxm.co.uk/59083/features/eight-reasons-disney-infinity-will-genuinely-appeal-to-real-gamers/
Sony Giving Out Free Dev Kits to Indie Developers
http://www.polygon.com/2013/7/24/4553842/so-how-much-does-it-cost-to-develop-for-playstation-4
New Details on Achievements 2.0, Challenges and the Game DVR
http://www.oxm.co.uk/58952/features/how-microsofts-super-charged-xbox-one-achievements-gamerscore-20-challenges-game-dvr-and-more/
Kinect 2.0 Features to Get Excited About
http://www.reddit.com/r/xboxone/comments/1j2igv/list_of_kinect_features_i_have_seen_that_are/
More On the New Reputation System
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2013/07/microsoft-gives-a-damn-bout-your-bad-reputation-on-xbox-one/
South Park creators were unaware of THQ sale until it was in the news (Ranger)
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/07/19/south-park-creators-were-unaware-of-thq-sale-until-it-was-in-the/
Ouya Game Sales Not Doing Well
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2013/07/ouya-developers-report-poor-to-middling-sales-figures-for-early-games/
Ouya Says Its Better Than Expected
http://www.theverge.com/2013/7/25/4556034/ouya-julie-uhrman-exclusive-intervew-sales-numbers
73% of Ouya Owners Haven’t Paid for a Game (Including Me)
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2013/07/73-percent-of-ouya-owners-havent-paid-for-a-single-game/
Nintendo Sold 160,000 Wii U’s in Three Months, Sold More Wii’s In Same Time Frame
http://www.theverge.com/2013/7/31/4574032/nintendo-earnings-q1-2013
Thoughts on The Castle Doctrine:
http://thecastledoctrine.net/
Human likenesses are not protected speech (NCAA Football game at the heart of the suit):
http://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/197436/Human_likenesses_are_not_protected_speech_US_court_rules.php

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