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Episode 117: Master Chief’s E3

Thursday, June 11th, 2015

Episode 117: Master Chief’s E3

– The gang is back and on point about what might and might not happen at E3 this year.  And the predictions run wild.  This also happens to be the Master Chief episode 117.  As a plug, if you haven’t listen to Hunt the Truth, please do.  You’ll thank me later.

Rainbow Six Siege and the Division Will Be Playable
http://www.ign.com/articles/2015/06/02/ubisoft-reveals-e3-2015-lineup-confirms-aisha-tylers-return
Fallout 4
http://www.polygon.com/2015/6/2/8707443/fallout-4-teaser-site-bethesda
Adam Sessler and Morgan Webb to be Reunited for Bethesda conference
Forza 6 leaks
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2015-06-08-looks-like-forza-6-is-getting-the-features-the-fans-have-been-asking-for
1TB PS4 Coming Soon
http://www.polygon.com/2015/6/2/8704417/ps4-1-tb-fcc
Oculus Rift Coming to the Xbox One!
http://www.theverge.com/2015/6/11/8766917/oculus-rift-xbox-one-controller
http://www.theverge.com/2015/6/11/8763109/oculus-rift-xbox-one-games-e3
New Xbox One Controller Available in July, Includes Headphone Jack
http://www.theverge.com/2015/5/28/8676533/microsoft-xbox-one-controller-headphone-jack
Windows 10 Will Be Available 7/29, No ETA on When Xbox One Will Convert
http://www.theverge.com/2015/6/1/8511287/microsoft-windows-10-release-date-july
Rumor: Nintendo NX Will Use Android
http://kotaku.com/rumor-nintendos-next-console-will-use-android-1708124299
Nintendo Denies Rumor that the NX Will Use Android
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2015/06/report-nintendos-next-console-will-have-android-based-os/
Gearbox Dropped from Aliens: Colonial Marines Lawsuit
http://www.polygon.com/2015/5/28/8683827/aliens-colonial-marines-lawsuit-loses-class-status-gearbox-dropped
GameFly Launches Game Streaming Service through Amazon Fire
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2015/06/gamefly-launches-cloud-streaming-video-game-service-on-amazon-fire-tv/
Steam Offering Refunds
http://www.polygon.com/2015/6/2/8711723/steam-refunds
Big Trouble in Little China Remake Will Feature the Rock
http://www.theverge.com/2015/6/1/8701813/rock-dwayne-johnson-big-trouble-in-little-china

Episode 114: May The Fleshlight Be With You

Thursday, April 16th, 2015

Episode 114: May The Fleshlight Be With You

– In this episode, the trio of us geek out over the new Star Wars movie trailer. And it was awesome.  We also talk about video games…when we weren’t talking about Star Wars, that is.

New STAR WARS TRAILER!!!
https://youtu.be/ngElkyQ6Rhs
Proposed Exemption to DMCA Would Allow Console Jailbreaking
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2015/04/us-government-takes-on-legal-fight-over-console-jailbreaking-once-more/
Lego Dimensions – The New Skylanders/Disney Infinity Game
http://www.theverge.com/2015/4/9/8376137/lego-dimensions-announcement
Next Gears of War Not Coming to the 360…Duh!
https://twitter.com/btjackfelling/status/583085685336227840
New Guitar Hero Announced
http://www.theverge.com/2015/4/14/8406319/guitar-hero-live-browser-mobile-ipad-android
Play Star Wars Battlefronts First on Xbox One Via EA Access
http://www.gamespot.com/articles/star-wars-battlefront-playable-first-on-xbox-one-t/1100-6426607/
5 Easy Fatalities on Mortal Kombat X Just $0.99
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2015/04/mortal-kombat-x-charges-players-for-easy-fatalities/
Sony Offering Bundles in Preparation for Morphous
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2015/03/psa-get-ready-for-vr-with-ps4-bundle-featuring-free-playstation-camera/
Polygon: MS Xbox One Causing People to Spend More on Electricity Bills
http://www.polygon.com/2015/3/31/8301801/microsoft-is-ignoring-xbox-ones-biggest-energy-issue
Game Store Swatted
http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2015/03/game-store-swatted-nearly-became-complicit-in-inciting-police-response/
13 Year Old Minecraft Player Admits to Swatting
http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2015/03/13-year-old-minecraft-player-confesses-to-swatting-police-say/
Don Mattrick Out At Zynga
http://www.theverge.com/2015/4/8/8372061/zynga-ceo-don-mattrick-mark-pincus-return
Super Troopers 2 Is On The Way Thanks to the Fans
https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/super-troopers-2/x/10282517#home

Episode 109: GotY Show

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Episode 109: GotY Show

– In this episode, we go over the Game of the Year awards and the new category Annual Piece of Shit (APoS).  We also talk about the “Interview”, Guardians of the Galaxy and the hottest trailer ever: Star Wars: The Force Awakens.  Oh, and we also talk about what this year in gaming killed (Pre-Orders and Season Passes).

Destiny Locked Out Non-DLC Players for 1 Week, It’s Short, and “Worst Part of Destiny”

http://www.polygon.com/2014/12/9/7359911/you-need-to-pay-to-play-this-weeks-heroic-strikes-in-destiny

http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/12/the-dark-below-dlc-highlights-the-worst-parts-of-destiny/

Your Progress in Destiny Will Carry Over to Destiny 2

http://www.polygon.com/2014/12/9/7359839/destiny-sequel-grinding-gear

A Featurette on Adrift

http://www.polygon.com/2014/11/28/7303899/how-first-person-shooter-fatigue-led-to-the-serene-beauty-of-adrift

New Gears of War Making “Massive Progress”

http://www.polygon.com/2014/12/5/7339609/gears-of-war-xbox-one-massive-progress-black-rock

Halo Spartan Strike Delayed

http://www.polygon.com/2014/12/5/7340717/halo-spartan-strike-delay-master-chief-collection-broken

Evolve Gets New Mode, Monsters and an Open Beta in January

http://www.polygon.com/2014/12/18/7413753/evolve-open-beta-arrives-in-january

http://www.polygon.com/2014/12/18/7414313/evolve-introduces-evacuation-mode-and-a-new-monster

Minecraft Getting Story Mode

http://www.theverge.com/2014/12/18/7415167/minecraft-story-mode-telltale-games

What Uncharted 4 Looks Like

http://kotaku.com/heres-what-em-uncharted-4-em-looks-like-on-the-ps4-1667719253

Faceplates for a Console? Yes, Says the PS4

http://www.polygon.com/2014/12/6/7346069/the-ps4-brings-back-faceplates

Xbox Live Under Attack from Lizard Squad

http://www.polygon.com/2014/12/5/7342989/xbox-live-attack-hacker-group-lizard-squad

Update on Lizard Squad: Game Over for Them!

http://www.businessinsider.com/lizard-squad-hack-playstation-and-xbox-2014-12

Spencer’s Reaction to Street Fighter as a PS4 Exclusive: All in the Game, Yo

http://www.polygon.com/2014/12/8/7352609/xbox-head-reacts-to-news-of-street-fighter-exclusive-its-all-part-of

Arcadia: Microsoft’s Game Streaming Service

http://www.polygon.com/2014/12/16/7401913/microsoft-streaming-games-apps-arcadia-report

GTA V getting heists 2015 “Early”

http://www.ign.com/articles/2014/12/16/grand-theft-auto-5-online-heists-finally-revealed

Episode 106: Breaking All The Rules

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Episode 106: Breaking All The Rules

– In the episode, the band is back together breaking all the rules and probably some laws.  We also talk about games.  Evolve, Sunset Overdrive, and the middle finger Bungie is giving to the owners of the Xbox One.  All that and more on MAHG RADIO!

Titanfall Horde Mode Impressions
http://www.polygon.com/2014/10/22/7040093/titanfall-co-op-mode-four-players
http://www.titanfall.com/game-update-eight
Microsoft Investing 10 Years Into Gears of War, Next New Game Won’t be Reboot
http://www.totalxbox.com/82211/microsoft-is-investing-in-gears-of-war-for-the-next-decade-xbox-one-debut-isnt-a-reboot/
Next Gears Game is Back to the Basics
http://www.polygon.com/2014/10/24/7068163/new-gears-of-war-is-getting-back-to-basics
Halo: The Master Chief Collection is a Whopping 65GB
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/10/a-huge-halo-master-chief-collection-clocks-in-at-65gb/
 
  • Equivalent to 7 DVDs, 89 CD-Roms or 46,222 3.5 Floppy Drives
Star Wars X-Wing and Tie Fighter (And Others) Games on GOG.com
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/10/gog-offers-x-wing-tie-fighter-games-as-legit-downloads-for-first-time/
Cancelled Star Wars: Battlefronts 3 Alpha Footage
http://www.polygon.com/2014/10/20/7013793/more-pre-alpha-gameplay-of-star-wars-battlefront-3-leaks-out
Destiny DLC debacle
http://kotaku.com/destinys-new-dlc-kinda-screws-over-xbox-players-1652294153
PS4 Firmware 2.0
http://www.polygon.com/2014/10/16/6990617/ps4-firmware-2-0-features-masamune-usb-music-dashboard-library
Problems with Firmware 2.0
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/10/28/report-ps4-users-report-myriad-issues-following-2-0-update/?ncid=rss_truncated
Next Dashboard Update Brings Custom Backgrounds, Twitter Integration, More
http://www.theverge.com/2014/10/21/7026337/xbox-one-november-update-twitter-tv-integration-custom-backgrounds
HBO Go Coming to Xbox One
http://www.polygon.com/2014/10/18/6998925/images-of-hbo-go-on-xbox-one-slip-out
Xbox One To End Free Xbox Music Streaming
http://www.theverge.com/2014/10/22/7043901/microsoft-is-ending-free-xbox-music-streaming
Pacific Rim 3 Will Tie Directly into PR2
http://www.slashfilm.com/guillermo-del-toro-pacific-rim-sequels/
Rob Riggle Set to Play Main Dead Rising Character in Movie
http://www.theverge.com/2014/10/20/7022501/rob-riggle-is-frank-west-in-dead-rising-film

Episode 100: The Mattrick Triangle

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

Episode 100: The Mattrick Triangle

– In our 100th Episode, we got the band back together! We have a very special segment of our best moments over the past 100 episodes. We also talk about games, Prometheus and Benny Hill.

EA Access Pass – Good, Bad or Indifferent
http://www.ea.com/news/ea-announces-ea-access-on-xbox-one
Sony: EA Access Not a Good Value
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2014-07-30-sony-says-ea-access-program-isnt-good-value
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/07/sony-ea-access-wouldnt-provide-value-for-playstation-owners/
The Crew: Coast to Coast in 40 Minutes
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w4cWF95qAgs
Destiny: Six Play Raids only Playable with Friends
http://www.xboxachievements.com/news/news-18831-Destiny-s-Six-Player-Raids-Can-be-Tackled-Only-With-Friends.html
Rod Ferguson on Gears of War One
http://www.polygon.com/2014/8/1/5958879/gears-of-war-black-tusk-rod-fergusson
– “And in terms of those pillars — things like the cover system, the quick reload, the combat — those likely won’t be messed with much by Black Tusk, at least not initially.”
Evolve Pushed Back to February 2015
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/08/evolve-pushed-back-from-october-to-february-2015/
PS Now Only Streams PS3 Games
http://kotaku.com/sony-wont-explain-whats-up-with-ps1-ps2-games-on-playst-1613309553
Sony Working On Subscription Plan for PS Now
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/07/sony-working-on-subscription-plan-for-playstation-now-streaming/
Xbox One to Launch in China on 9/23
http://www.polygon.com/2014/7/30/5951417/xbox-one-china-sept-23-release-date
Nintendo Lost $97 Million Last Quarter
http://www.polygon.com/2014/7/30/5951041/nintendo-quarterly-results-2014
GameStop to Start Issuing Credit Cards
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/07/report-gamestop-to-start-issuing-credit-cards/
Deep Silver Buys Homefront IP
http://kotaku.com/deep-silver-buys-homefront-1613349084
Rumor: Crytek’s Management Quit the Week of 7/14
http://kotaku.com/sources-crytek-usas-leadership-quit-last-week-1613456108
Gearbox Blames Sega for Aliens: Colonial Marines
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/07/gearbox-responds-to-aliens-class-action-lawsuit-throws-sega-under-bus/

Episode 98: Soilent Spark

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Episode 98: Soilent Spark

– The band is back together for the last Pre-Destiny show.  We talk about whether Bungie hates Microsoft, Cliffyb’s return to gaming and Meh.

GameStop Will Help Dev’s with Building Games…and Fucking Up Pre-Orders
http://kotaku.com/gamestops-preorder-plans-sound-like-bad-news-1601428457
“Alien” Original Cast Returns for Alien: Isolation In Pre-Order DLC (Some of that DLC only available at certain retailers)
http://me.ign.com/en/news/27296/original-alien-cast-reunite-for-alien-isolation-pre-order-dlc
New Titanfall DLC Pack Incoming…YAWN!
http://www.titanfall.com/news/titanfall-frontiers-edge?sf28266710=1
Cole Train To Return to Gears of War ONE
http://www.polygon.com/2014/7/4/5870535/gears-of-wars-cole-train-will-return-in-the-next-game-according-to
Destiny Will Get a Collector’s and Limited Edition
http://www.polygon.com/2014/7/7/5877525/destiny-collectors-edition-ghost-limited
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Might Come to Current Gen
http://www.polygon.com/2014/7/7/5877987/borderlands-the-pre-sequel-ps4-xbox-one-possible
Xbox One Game Arena?
http://www.xboxmad.net/x/what-is-xbox-game-arena.html
Xbox One is Now the Default Console for 2K Tournaments
http://www.majorleaguegaming.com/blog/xbox-one-default-console-online-2k-tournaments
CliffyB is Back From Retirement with Boss Key Studio
http://www.polygon.com/2014/7/4/5871047/cliff-bleszinski-boss-key-productions
 

Episode 87: Toy Star Story Wars

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

Episode 87: Toy Star Story Wars

– In this episode, the courageous host brave permanent injury and their families sanity to bring you the critical messages and news that you need to know, such as what city was masturbating more during the Super Bowl.

Microsoft Acquires Gears of War Franchise from Epic, Rod Fergusson Headed to MS As well
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/01/microsoft-buys-gears-of-war-franchise-from-epic-games/
The Status of Epic Games
http://kotaku.com/epic-says-theyre-still-making-video-games-1509762802
Amazon Buys Double Helix (The Killer Instinct Developer)
http://www.theverge.com/2014/2/5/5384820/amazon-buys-video-game-studio-double-helix-games
No Microtransactions for Titanfall
http://www.gamerevolution.com/news/titanfall-wont-have-microtransactions-23743
No Playstation Plus Membership Needed for Elder Scrolls Online
http://kotaku.com/you-wont-need-playstation-plus-for-the-elder-scrolls-o-1510650456
Xbox Live Needed for Elder Scrolls Online
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/01/28/the-elder-scrolls-online-wont-require-ps-plus-will-require-xbo/?ncid=rss_truncated
Bing Rewards:
http://www.bing.com/explore/rewards?PUBL=REFERAFRIEND&CREA=RAW&rrid=_6dc198a3-2c93-61f0-2a01-a5a617bf847e
Moody’s Investors Services Cuts Sony’s Credit Rating to “Junk” Status
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/01/27/sony-credit-rating-cut-to-junk-status-by-moodys/?ncid=rss_truncated
Playstation 1 & 2 Emulation Coming to the PS4
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/01/29/rumor-ps1-and-ps2-emulation-coming-to-ps4-wont-use-cloud-stre/?ncid=rss_truncated
Xbox One Update Coming 2/11
http://majornelson.com/2014/02/05/xbox-one-system-update-coming-feb-11/
Xbox Rumors Galore
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/01/30/rumor-xbox-one-major-update-titanfall-console-halo-2-hd-crac
Korean DMZ Protected “Better with Kinect”
http://kotaku.com/microsofts-kinect-is-now-guarding-the-korean-border-1514792443
Nintendo To Release Smartphone Apps, Refocuses Commitment to Game Console’s
http://www.theverge.com/2014/1/29/5359472/nintendo-investor-briefing-q3-2013
Nintendo Releasing New Platform in ‘15 or ‘16
http://kotaku.com/nintendo-will-release-new-platform-in-2015-but-its-ab-1512068419
Nintendo: Free to Play Games is Killing Nintendo
http://kotaku.com/nintendo-thinks-free-to-play-is-hurting-their-business-1514943213
Pixar Is Making a Star Wars Movie
http://kotaku.com/report-pixar-will-make-a-star-wars-movie-1506871647
Layoffs at Disney Interactive?
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/02/03/report-several-hundred-disney-interactive-employees-face-layo/?ncid=rss_truncated

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