Posts Tagged ‘Forza Horizons 2’

Episode 104: No Country for Bad Servers

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

Episode 104: No Country for Bad Servers

– In this episode, Spark, Ranger and I talk about how many games have bad servers, and what games we have been playing.  That would be two games, Destiny and Forza Horizons 2.  We also talk Guardians of the Galaxy, Disney Infinity 3.0, and Netflix Spoilers.

Disney Infinity 2.0 Released, Guardians of the Galaxy Playable
http://www.theverge.com/2014/9/23/6826565/disney-infinity-marvel-super-heroes
Project Morpheus Is A Game Changer
http://www.polygon.com/2014/9/24/6837785/project-morpheus-oculus-rift-dice-europe-2014
Xbox One Getting Windows 10
http://www.ibtimes.com/xbox-one-getting-windows-10-cross-platform-games-apps-1697381
Game Consoles the Most Widely Used Streaming Device
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/09/report-game-consoles-most-widely-used-video-streaming-devices-in-us/
Hackers Bringing Down Destiny and CoD Servers (Activision)
http://kotaku.com/hackers-claim-credit-for-downed-destiny-call-of-duty-s-1637217226
Spoil Yourself – Netflix
http://spoilers.netflix.com/spoil-yourself/

Episode 102: The Re-Show Show

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Episode 102: The Re-Show Show

– The band was back together as we re-did the show from last week.  We talked about this and we talked about that.  And we talked about games.

Microsoft and Cloud Based Gaming
http://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-research-may-have-cracked-the-nut-to-low-latency-cloud-based-gaming
http://research.microsoft.com/apps/pubs/default.aspx?id=226843
http://www.reddit.com/r/xboxone/comments/2e8ol3/microsoft_research_may_have_cracked_the_nut_to/
Rise of the Tomb Raider Xbox Timed Exclusive
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/08/new-tomb-raider-game-coming-exclusively-to-xbox-one-next-year/
Sony: We don’t need to pay for Exclusives (Sour Grapes?)
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/08/sony-we-dont-feel-the-need-to-go-out-and-buy-outright-exclusivity/
Aliens Colonial Marines…Kick his ass SeaBass!
http://www.strategyinformer.com/news/29027/segas-colonial-marines-lawsuit-court-filings-accuse-gearboxs-randy-pitchford-of-doing-whatever-the–he-wants
Day Z Coming to Playstation 4
http://www.theverge.com/2014/8/12/5995357/dayz-is-coming-to-playstation-4
Destiny First Expansion Coming in December
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/08/12/first-destiny-expansion-launches-in-december-new-crucible-trail/?ncid=rss_truncated
Share Play Coming Soon
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/08/share-play-will-let-you-play-any-ps4-game-with-friends-online/
Share Play Limited to 1 Hour Per Session
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/08/15/ps4s-share-play-limited-to-one-hour-increments/
DLNA and USB Support for Local Media and More
http://majornelson.com/2014/08/12/kicking-gamescom-2014-social-features-new-ways-watch-tv-usb-dlna-support-coming-soon/
Digital Pre-Order and Pre-Loading Starting with Forza Horizons 2
http://gamingbolt.com/forza-horizon-2-will-be-the-first-xbox-one-game-to-support-preload

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 97: Gold Binger

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

Episode 97: Gold Binger

– We have a guest host join us for some talk about games, E3 and Tom Cruise…  Don’t turn it off after reading that, because you’ll miss some amazing talk…or just us, at least.

Forza Horizons 2 Will Have No Paid Boosters at Launch
http://www.vg247.com/2014/06/17/forza-horizon-2-xbox-one-360-microtransactions-paid-boosters-have-no-place/
Richard Sherman is the Madden Curse for This Year
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/06/20/madden-15-cover-art-wants-a-high-five/?ncid=rss_truncated
DayZ Could Come to the Xbox One and PS4 This Year
http://www.nowgamer.com/news/2441493/dayz_could_come_to_ps4_xbox_one_this_year.html
The Division: No Pay To Win Microtransactions
http://www.gamespot.com/articles/the-division-dev-talks-delay-microtransactions-and-why-it-s-current-gen-only/1100-6420684/
Destiny is a Sony Exclusive in Japan
http://kotaku.com/destiny-is-a-playstation-exclusive-in-japan-1591865980
What Xbox One Gains and Losses with Kinect-Less Option
http://kotaku.com/what-xbox-one-games-gain-and-lose-with-the-new-kinect-f-1591644475
29 Titles Available for Launch in Japan
http://kotaku.com/microsoft-revealed-the-xbox-ones-japan-launch-line-up-1593646792
Microsoft and Nintendo Not Rushing To Follow Sony Into Virtual Reality
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/06/nintendo-microsoft-in-no-hurry-to-follow-sony-into-virtual-reality/
Phil Spencer: Family Share Plan Still on the Horizon
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/06/microsoft-return-of-xbox-one-family-sharing-is-part-of-update-roadmap/
Is Crytek Going Bye, Bye?
http://kotaku.com/sources-crytek-not-paying-staff-on-time-ryse-sequel-d-1594967505
EA CEO: Battlefield 4’s Launch Issues Were Unacceptable
http://www.computerandvideogames.com/469001/ea-boss-labels-battlefield-4-launch-unacceptable/

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