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Episode 91: The Social Rift

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Episode 91: The Social Rift

– The valiant men of Mad As Hell Gamer’s face the tough questions like who’s the hairiest,  Chewbacca or JediChric and will Facebook ruin the Oculus Rift.  Actually, I think we only asked one of those questions….  Enjoy.

Facebook Buys Oculus Rift
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/03/facebook-purchases-vr-headset-maker-oculus-for-2-billion/
Minecraft Creator Creeped Out By Facebook, Backs Out of Minecraft for Oculus Rift
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/03/25/facebook-creeps-me-out-notch-cancels-minecraft-on-oculus-rift/
Oculus Rift Backers Want Refunds
http://kotaku.com/oculus-kickstarter-backers-are-demanding-refunds-1552041702
Palmer Luckey Responds to Reddit
http://kotaku.com/oculus-addresses-some-of-the-internets-biggest-concern-1552003153
Amazon’s Set-top Box
http://www.theverge.com/2014/4/2/5573986/amazon-takes-aim-at-your-tv-the-full-story
Will Support Games/Game Controller Sold Separately
http://www.theverge.com/2014/4/2/5570272/amazon-gaming-fire-tv-set-top-box-2014
Amazon Game Studios Hires Well-Known Gaming Figures
http://kotaku.com/amazon-hires-portals-kim-swift-far-cry-2s-clint-hock-1557091175
New Titanfall Game Modes Will Be Free
https://twitter.com/VinceZampella/status/448570645001953280
Forza Nugget – Purchasing DLC cars won’t cost in-game credits
http://www.forzamotorsport.net/en-us/news/Open_Letter_Dan
Phil Spencer Takes Over As Head of Xbox
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/03/31/spencer-theyre-putting-a-gaming-person-at-the-head-of-xbox/?ncid=rss_truncated
A Bad Reputation on Xbox Live Means You Could Lose Your Twitch Privileges
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/03/26/xbox-one-griefers-may-have-twitch-privileges-dessert-taken-away/?ncid=rss_truncated
Microsoft Still Believes In Digital Game Loans
http://www.gamespot.com/articles/microsoft-on-loaning-and-gifting-digital-xbox-one-games-we-totally-believe-in-that-future/1100-6418534/
DVR Controls, TV Tools Coming to SmartGlass Beta
http://news.xbox.com/2014/04/ent-xbox-one-tv-tools-and-smartglass
California State Senator Who Championed Games Sales Restrictions (And Gun Control) Arrested for Guns Running
http://kotaku.com/anti-games-senator-accused-of-being-a-grand-theft-auto-1552568221
EA: No Longer Worst Company In America
http://kotaku.com/ea-loses-worst-company-in-america-contest-in-first-ro-1550628664

Episode 79: Tom Clancy’s Ghost

Friday, October 4th, 2013

Episode 79: Tom Clancy’s Ghost

– In this episode, we morn the loss of a writing and gaming legend, Tom Clancy.  We also talk go on and on about GTA V and the best multiplayer ever to hit consoles…when it’s actually working., which is not now.  And then there’s the GTA V game that is one of the best and most fun that GTA has had to offer.  We then talk about movies and some of the ones that are about to be released.

Game Download Sizes
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2013/09/is-downloadable-game-size-increasing-faster-than-broadband-speeds/
GTA V Mythbusters
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4hyyjG841gg&list=PLVSZoKmDBr8UdW2MjaDo5uZ8ESO68Bdrk&index=2
New Destiny Trailer With Action Sequence On The Moon, Pre-Order’s Get Early Demo
http://www.theverge.com/2013/10/1/4791444/destiny-trailer-shows-an-epic-sci-fi-battle-on-the-moon
PS4 To Have Kinect Like Voice Commands
http://www.theverge.com/2013/9/2/4685354/ps4-voice-command-support-playstation-camera
Microsoft Developing Own Game Streaming Service
http://www.geek.com/games/microsoft-is-developing-its-own-gaikai-for-xbox-one-1572057/
Hover Re-released
http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2425131,00.asp
Xbox One External HD Storage Not Available At Launch
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2013/09/external-hard-drive-support-for-xbox-one-wont-be-ready-at-launch/+
Digital Game Sharing to Be Enabled “When the time is right”
http://www.computerandvideogames.com/427944/microsoft-to-enable-xbox-one-digital-game-trading-when-the-time-is-right/
Xbox One Facebook and YouTube Sharing of Game DVR Coming in 2014
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/09/24/xbox-one-facebook-youtube-video-sharing-enabled-by-2014/
MS’s Illuminum Too Expensive Create
http://www.theverge.com/2013/9/2/4685178/microsoft-illumiroom-xbox-projector-unlikely-to-be-released
Star Wars Trench Run on the Oculus Rift
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/09/27/oculus-rift-sets-up-attack-run-on-star-wars-death-star/
How LucasArts Fell Apart
http://kotaku.com/how-lucasarts-fell-apart-1401731043
Amazon Courting Android Game Developers for New MiniConsole
http://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/200534/How_Amazon_is_preparing_game_developers_for_its_microconsole.php

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