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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 88: Titanfell

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Episode 88: Titanfell

– In this Episode, the group discussion the orgasmic feeling to watch a huge mech fall from the sky, grab you and put you into it so you could blow the crap out of the our fellow humans…digitally, of course. We also talk about other games that are coming up shortly.

Titanfall – The Verge Preview
http://www.theverge.com/2014/2/12/5402862/titanfall-preview
Irrational Games Downsized, Future/Bioshock Unknown
http://kotaku.com/bioshock-studio-irrational-games-is-winding-down-all-1525186316
What About All the Unemployed Game Designers
http://kotaku.com/what-next-for-dozens-of-ex-bioshock-game-creators-1525989099
>Adr1ft Puzzle Game With Possible Oculus Rift Support
http://kotaku.com/adam-orth-is-turning-his-personal-disaster-into-a-beaut-1520037629
Evolve Gameplay
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LFrZlEqMzLU#t=330
The Order: 1886 Preview
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/02/preview-the-order-1886-bends-victorian-era-london-history-to-our-liking/
PS4 Dominates the Xbox One in January NPD’s
http://www.theverge.com/2014/2/13/5409740/january-2014-npd-sales-ps4-xbox-one
Metal Gear Solid Runs at 1080p on the PS4, 720p on Xbox One
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/02/17/metal-gear-solid-5-ground-zeroes-is-1080p-on-ps4-720p-on-xbox/?ncid=rss_truncated
Microsoft Reveals It’s Server Design
http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2014/01/microsoft-reveals-its-server-designs-and-releases-open-source-code/
Titanfall Runs at 18ms Ping During Beta
http://www.reddit.com/r/xboxone/comments/1yfstg/forget_1080p_does_18ms_ping_not_blow_peoples_minds/
More Than One Third of Xbox One Owners Bought Forza 5
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/02/19/microsoft-more-than-a-third-of-xbox-one-owners-bought-forza-5/?ncid=rss_truncated
Forza 5 gets it’s first add-on track – for free!
http://news.xbox.com/2014/02/games-forza-road-america
Is Google Getting Into The Gaming Console Market
http://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2014/02/the-2014-google-tracker-everything-we-know-google-is-working-on-this-year/
Is Valve Spying On You To Stop Cheating?
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/02/valve-dns-privacy-flap-exposes-the-murky-world-of-cheat-prevention/
How To Keep People From Posting Bad Reviews on Android
http://www.theverge.com/2014/2/9/5395338/ea-dungeon-keeper-review-scam-google-play-store

Episode 81: Carjackastan

Friday, November 8th, 2013

Episode 81: Carjackastan

– In this episode we talk about the difference between exclusive games and DLC, what’s new and small about a galaxy far, far away and why neither the PS4 and Xbox One might not be ready for prime time.  All that and more on this episode of Mad As Hell Gamers.  
 
Resolutiongate/Framerate
http://www.gamespot.com/articles/infinity-ward-talks-call-of-duty-ghosts-720p-xbox-one-resolution/1100-6415946/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24834842
 Walking Dead the Game Season 2
http://kotaku.com/the-walking-dead-season-two-is-exactly-the-storyline-w-1454209252
Titanfall Exclusive to MS Platforms
http://kotaku.com/forget-about-a-titanfall-port-for-playstation-in-a-con-1454335261
AC4 DLC Exclusive to PS4
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2013-10-24-assassins-creed-4-watch-dogs-dlc-exclusive-to-playstation-for-six-months
Peggle 2 Delayed
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/11/03/report-peggle-2-missing-xbox-one-launch-coming-in-december/
Tiny Death Star Out now for Android/iOS
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/11/07/first-star-wars-game-from-disney-tiny-death-star-out-now-for-f/
Massive FAQ on the PS4
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2013/10/17-things-we-learned-from-sonys-massive-ps4-faq/
MS Gifting Lucky Gamers All Killer Instinct Characters
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/11/06/microsoft-gifting-complete-killer-instinct-roster-to-select-xbox/
Oculus Rift Coming to Android
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/11/01/one-oculus-rift-for-consumers-will-tether-to-pc-and-android/
Adam Orth’s Best Year Ever
http://kotaku.com/adam-orth-just-had-one-of-the-best-years-of-his-life-1459900151
 

Episode 78: Pimp’s Be Trippin’

Friday, September 20th, 2013

Episode 78: Pimp’s Be Trippin’

– In the episode without Spark, Ranger and I talk about GTA V, and the games that we are going to be playing when the Xbox One comes out.  We also talk about the one game that will be ruling them all when it releases: The Division.  And we talk about Disney Infinity and all the money Disney is raking in.

Xbox One To Launch 11/22/13
http://www.computerandvideogames.com/427813/xbox-one-release-date-set-for-november-22/
NPD Numbers Show Disney Infinity is Selling Well
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/09/16/disney-infinity-puts-away-294-000-copies-in-august/
Co-Op Done Right in Dead Rising 3
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/09/17/friends-unite-and-take-down-psychos-in-dead-rising-3/
PS4 Creating Octulus Rift-like Addon
http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/165609-sonys-next-xbox-killing-move-developing-a-ps4-virtual-reality-headset
Xbox Live Rewards Return
http://www.xbox360achievements.org/news/news-15997-Xbox-Live-Rewards-Returns–Offers-New-Ways-to-Earn.html
Xbox 360 Support to End in 2016
http://www.ign.com/articles/2013/09/04/xbox-360-support-to-last-to-2016-includes-100-new-games
Ouya’s Free The games Fund Controversy
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/09/18/ouya-removes-family-funded-kickstarter-game-from-free-the-games/

Episode 72: Sony Makes Microsoft It’s Prison Bitch Until…

Friday, June 14th, 2013

Episode 72: Sony Made Microsoft It’s Prison Bitch Until…

– In this episode we talk about what Sony and Microsoft presented at E3, and how the gaming world is reacting.  Who won, who lost, and who told enough of the truth to actually win the hearts and minds.  All that and more.

Next Gen games and which console they are on
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0AlV1z_fOLp7YdE9ISGd4T1dneDBYcHZWNXBJRW9mM2c&usp=sharing 
http://i.imgur.com/ZWK5YzZ.png
Oh, Don…
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2013/06/microsoft-no-internet-connection-you-can-still-buy-an-xbox-360/
Xbox One Can Check Into the Mothership With a Cell Phone
http://www.videogamer.com/news/xbox_one_24-hour_check-in_using_mobile_phone_uses_kilobytes_of_data_says_harrison.html
 

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