Posts Tagged ‘Crackdown 3’

Episode 152: Pre-E3 Show

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

Episode 152: Pre-E3 Show

– In the show prior to E3, we talk about the one or two actual things that we know will be talked about.  We also talk about Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 and what we loved so much about it.

Episode 120: Tweaked Nipples

Thursday, August 6th, 2015

Episode 120: Tweaked Nipples

– We’re back and having a great time.  We cover the news that came out of GamersCon.  Be sure to listen to the end for one of Sparkstalkers Tales From Tech Support.

Crackdown – 100% destructible environment
http://www.polygon.com/2015/8/4/9094631/first-crackdown-3-game-play-shown-xbox-one
Will Need 2-4Mbps To Play Online
http://www.gamesradar.com/crackdown-3-effectively-turns-your-xbox-one-most-powerful-console-ever-made/
Free-To Air HD DVR
http://www.theverge.com/2015/8/4/9094137/xbox-one-tv-dvr-feature
Xbox One Chat Pad
http://www.theverge.com/2015/8/4/9094537/microsoft-xbox-one-chat-pad-gamescom-2015
All future GwG will come to Back-Compat
http://www.polygon.com/2015/8/4/9094731/xbox-360-games-with-gold-backwards-compatible
Halo Wars 2 in Fall 2016 – (was hoping for ODST 2)
http://www.polygon.com/2015/8/4/9095027/halo-wars-2-pc-xbox-one
Ouya Bought by Razr
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2015/07/so-long-ouya-razer-acquires-microconsoles-storefront-technical-team/
http://www.polygon.com/features/2015/7/27/9046895/razer-ouya-android-why
Ouya Ends Free the Games Promotion, but Razr Will Fulfil the Obligations
http://www.theverge.com/2015/7/28/9059759/ouya-razer-free-the-games-fund-cut-off
No Split Screen In Halo 5
http://www.polygon.com/2015/7/30/9071137/halo-5-no-split-screen
Randy Pitchford Tries to Defend Aliens: Colonial Marines
http://kotaku.com/randy-pitchford-tries-to-defend-aliens-colonial-marine-1719987049
Star Wars Battlefront Getting Team Death Match
http://www.polygon.com/2015/7/30/9076433/star-wars-battlefront-blast-mode
Star Wars Battlefront Fighter Squadron Mode – 10×10 MP Air Battle
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yjqqwZGNHPg
Gear Ultimate Edition Will Come With Back-Compat Copies of Original 4 Games
http://news.xbox.com/2015/08/xbox-one-gears-of-war-ultimate-edition-comes-with-gears-collection
PS+ Users Might Get to Vote on Their Next Free Game
http://www.polygon.com/2015/7/31/9081291/playstation-plus-vote-to-play-ps4
Microsoft Working To Stream PC Games to the Xbox One
http://www.theverge.com/2015/7/29/9061467/microsoft-windows-10-pc-game-streaming-to-xbox-one
Windows 10 and Xbox
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2015/07/xbox-on-windows-10-what-it-is-what-it-isnt-and-whats-missing/
Gamers to Be Tested for Drugs in the Electronic Sports League
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2015/07/winners-cant-use-drugs-anti-doping-tests-are-coming-to-esports/
China Ends Ban on Console’s
http://www.theverge.com/2015/7/25/9039995/china-ends-ban-on-video-game-consoles

Episode 99: That Freakin Awesome

Friday, July 25th, 2014

Episode 99: That Freakin Awesome

– In this episode, Prego Magic joins us as a guest host again.

Microsoft To Lay-Off 18,000, some at Xbox Division
http://www.theverge.com/2014/7/17/5911785/microsoft-job-cuts-2014
Xbox Entertainment Studio’s Is On the Chopping Block
http://arstechnica.com/business/2014/07/first-on-microsofts-chopping-block-original-shows-for-xbox/
Crackdown 3 (Xbox One Edition) Will Have Drop-In, Drop-Out Co-Op
http://www.totalxbox.com/79336/crackdown-xbox-one-will-be-a-mash-up-of-co-op-and-single-player/
Forza Horizons 2 Car List Partially Revealed
http://news.xbox.com/2014/07/games-forza-horizon-2-car-list?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter
Battlefield Hardline Delayed Until 2015
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/07/ea-delays-battlefield-hardline-to-2015-dragon-age-to-nov-18/
Halo: Nightfall First Look
http://www.polygon.com/2014/7/24/5934473/halo-nightfall-first-footage-comic-con
Game Pre-Ordering Coming to Xbox One, but When?
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/07/digital-pre-orders-coming-to-xbox-one-by-october-2014/
Sony and Microsoft Thinking About an Early Access Program
http://mp1st.com/2014/07/16/developers-xbox-one-requesting-early-access-programs-games-says-xbox-id-head/#.U8ZGOKiygoM
Microsoft CEO: One OS for All Devices
http://finance.yahoo.com/news/satya-nadella-just-made-single-002522037.html
NFL Sunday Ticket Coming to Console’s Without a Cable Subscription for $240
http://appleinsider.com/articles/14/07/16/nfl-sunday-ticket-coming-to-ios-mac-for-2014-season-with-no-satellite-subscription-needed
Google Reportedly Buys Twitch
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/07/unconfirmed-report-says-google-has-just-bought-twitch-for-1b/
 

Episode 73: One Stereo Mono Earbud

Friday, June 28th, 2013

Episode 73: One Stereo Mono Earbud

– We have add a fourth for one week as we discuss the Xbox One and the One-Eighty that the PR department did to try and convince people to buy an Xbox One.  We also talk about the Geezer Forza Touring League with special…okay, not so special Goldwater64.

Microsoft Does a 180 on DRM, Also Nixes Family Sharing
http://kotaku.com/microsoft-is-removing-xbox-one-drm-514390310
Family Sharing Is Just a Timed Demo
http://www.heyuguysgaming.com/news/12507/heartbroken-xbox-one-employee-lets-rip-must-read
False
http://kotaku.com/xbox-one-lets-you-share-your-games-with-up-to-10-famil-511767763
https://twitter.com/notwen/status/348092374842474497
http://i.imgur.com/sUhenuw.jpg
Microsoft Trying to “Muffle” Don Mattrick
http://gamingbolt.com/major-nelson-addresses-drm-concerns-silencing-don-mattrick-and-how-ps4-isnt-a-threat#y5v8Fp3Z6xSPoDGK.99
Borderlands 2 On The Ouya?
http://www.androidcentral.com/nvidia-grid-shows-you-can-play-borderlands-2-ouya
Crackdown Will Return With The Right Time/Right Dev’s
http://uk.gamespot.com/news/crackdown-will-return-with-the-right-team-and-time-microsoft-says-6410346
More TC: The Division Info
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/06/19/the-division-has-classless-characters-second-screen-detailed/
How Titanfall Will Use the Cloud
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/06/24/titanfall-dev-explains-why-its-using-xbox-live-cloud/
Asteroid Tracking Via The Cloud
http://www.oxm.co.uk/56414/microsoft-xbox-ones-infinite-cloud-power-can-track-330000-asteroids-in-space/
More cloud stuff
http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/archives/2013/01/31/microsofts-1-billion-roofless-data-center/
Xbox One and a Hypervisor:
http://www.giantbomb.com/xbox-one/3045-145/forums/why-does-the-xbox-one-have-a-hypervisor-and-what-i-1437760/
And a whole bunch more – that is, why Spark is so excited about the tech behind the Xbox One:
http://www.reddit.com/r/xboxone/comments/1gsrf5/how_developers_use_the_cloud_and_halo_will_have_a/
Win 8 apps coming to Xbox One?
http://mobile.theverge.com/2013/6/27/4470658/xbox-one-windows-8-apps-build-2013
Microsoft To Stop Charging Developer to Patch Games
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/06/27/microsoft-reportedly-drops-xbla-developer-patch-fees/
New Microsoft Patent
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/06/27/microsoft-patent-remakes-running-concurrent-engines-for-old-ne/
 

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