Posts Tagged ‘Microsoft’

Episode 131: Racist Anus

Thursday, March 24th, 2016

Episode 131: Racist Anus

– In this episode, we try to review the Division, but it didn’t quite measure up.  Hopefully, we’ll bring in Prego Magic onto the next show give the Division the review it really deserves.  Needless to say, I think it’s the greatest game that I’ve played…EVER.

Cross-Platform/Network Play
http://www.rocketleaguegame.com/news/2016/03/xbox-one-cross-network-play/
Sony Responds Positively to Microsoft’s Request to Cross-Platform Play, but No Confirmation
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2016/03/sony-were-happy-to-have-the-conversation-on-cross-platform-play/
Microsoft is Testing a DVR for the Xbox One
https://www.thurrott.com/music-videos/65281/microsoft-now-testing-tv-dvr-for-xbox-one
Microsoft Shuts Down Lionhead Studio and Cancels Fable Legends
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2016/03/microsoft-shuts-down-lionhead-studios-cancels-fable-legends/
PlayStation VR Headset Out in Oct, Cost $399 (Plus You Need the PS Camera $60)
http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/15/11240842/playstation-vr-launch-date-price-ps4
Sony Working on Upgraded PS4 with 4K Capabilities
http://www.theverge.com/2016/3/18/11265506/playstation-4k-in-the-works-report-sony
First Gears of War 4 Details Emerge
http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/03/08/meet-the-new-cast-of-gears-of-war-4.aspx
Main Character is JD Fenix, Son of Marcus Fenix
Gears of War 4 MP Beta Starts for Gears Ultimate Players on 4/18, 4/25 for Everyone Else
http://news.xbox.com/2016/03/15/gears-of-war-4-beta-april-18/
SEC Alleges Fraud on the Part of Wells Fargo for Curt Schilling’s 38 Studio
http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/8/11178282/38-studios-scandal-loan-lawsuit-sec-wells-fargo

Episode 130: Come Here Carmegeddon

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

Episode 130: Come Here Carmegeddon

– We talked, we obsessed and we continued our talk about on the Division.  We also talked about how the news on the Xbox One could change how we play games in the future.

Xbox Spring Event
http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/1/11121666/xbox-one-hardware-upgrades-phil-spencer-microsoft
Forza 6 Apex Coming to PC for FREE
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2016/03/4k-free-to-play-forza-6-apex-leads-microsofts-latest-xbox-on-pc-push/
New Party Chat Size Limit, Buying Xbox 360 Games on the Xbox One Coming Soon
http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/03/01/new-party-chat-features-ability-to-buy-xbox-360-games-game-dvr-settings-coming-to-xbox-one.aspx
The Division “Year One” Content Revealed
http://blog.ubi.com/the-division-post-launch-plans-and-dlc-revealed/
Disney Infinity 4.0 Not Coming This Year, New PlaySets Will Be Coming and Compatible with 3.0
http://www.theverge.com/2016/3/1/11139020/disney-infinity-is-moving-away-from-annual-releases
Ubisoft Afraid of Hostile Takeover from Vivendi
http://kotaku.com/why-ubisoft-is-afraid-of-a-hostile-takeover-1761561366
Carmageddon Max Damage Coming to Xbox One and PS4
http://kotaku.com/https-www-youtube-com-watch-v-peu-agoa4rc-carmageddon-1760552907
Doom Pre-Order Gets You Original Doom and Doom 2 Back-Compat Games
http://www.polygon.com/2016/2/23/11098920/doom-pre-orders-backward-compatible-doom-free-xbox-one

Episode 126: The Podcast Re-Awakens

Friday, January 8th, 2016

Episode 126: The Podcast Re-Awakens

In this Episode, there is an awakening…in our pants for the new Star Wars Movie.  We talk about all the spoilers and we have fun doing it.  Oh, and yes, we do talk about video games, for a little bit.

Paying to Rank Up, The Worst Thing Possible for the Gaming Industry
http://www.polygon.com/2015/12/16/10293298/destiny-leveling-bungie-taken-king-grind
For $30 You Can Level Up Your Destiny Character in an Instant
http://kotaku.com/destiny-is-now-selling-level-boosters-and-they-sure-co-1748105644
Call of Duty Black Ops 3 Follows Suit
http://www.polygon.com/2015/12/16/10309556/first-destiny-now-call-of-duty-black-ops-3-offers-upgrades-for-cash
Rare’s Management Decided on Complete Kinect Focus, Not MS
http://arstechnica.co.uk/gaming/2015/12/rares-management-to-blame-for-kinect-focus-and-not-microsoft-says-ex-employee/
Hideo Kojima Leaves Konami, Forms New Studio, Signs Deal with Sony
http://www.theverge.com/2015/12/15/10220886/hideo-kojima-new-studio-report
MLG Bought Out by Activision and To Be Shut Down
http://www.polygon.com/2016/1/3/10704540/report-activision-buying-out-mlg
Steam Cache Issue Allowed Users to See Other’s Libraries, Not Hacked
http://kotaku.com/steam-goes-nuts-offers-access-to-other-peoples-account-1749718979
Oculus Rift Is Available for Pre-Order, Only $599
http://www.polygon.com/2016/1/6/10723218/oculus-rift-price-release-date-pre-orders

Episode 125: GotY Show

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

Episode 125: GotY Show

In this episode, we break bad by talking about a game that is in alpha.  We also talk about our games of the year.  Have fun, enjoy and don’t forget to squeeze the Charmin.

Pornhub Traffic Dipped Significantly The Day Fallout 4 Released
http://venturebeat.com/2015/11/13/pornhubs-traffic-dipped-significantly-the-day-fallout-4-came-out/
Nude Fallout 4 Mods
http://kotaku.com/of-course-there-are-nude-mods-for-fallout-4-1742310143
The PS4 Can Now Emulate PS2 Games
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2015/11/the-ps4-can-now-emulate-playstation-2-games/
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/digitalfoundry-2015-hands-on-with-ps4-playstation2-emulation

Episode 119: Nintendo’s Next Move

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

Episode 119: Nintendo’s Next Move

– In the post E3 days, the news isn’t that plentiful.  But we had a show anyway.  I killed it…at the end.

Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata Dies at Age 55
http://www.theverge.com/2015/7/12/8940067/satoru-iwata-nintendo-dies
The Division’s Companion App Cancelled
http://www.vg247.com/2015/06/22/the-division-companion-app-cancelled/
Drink Redbull and Get the New Destiny Quests a Year Early
http://www.polygon.com/2015/6/24/8837695/destiny-gets-new-quest-you-just-need-to-pop-open-a-red-bull-or-wait
Dying Light Developers Poke Fun at Destiny/Redbull Promotion
http://www.polygon.com/2015/6/24/8839873/dying-light-bungie-destiny-red-bull
EA Prepared to Delay Star Wars Battlefront If “It’s Not Right”
http://www.videogamer.com/ps4/nextgen_battlefront/news/ea_prepared_to_delay_star_wars_battlefront_if_it_wasnt_right.html
Gears of War Ultimate Edition Will Not Have Horde
http://www.polygon.com/2015/7/9/8925301/gears-of-war-ultimate-edition-no-horde-mode-why-xbox-one-pc-4
People Can Fly Developer Divests from EPIC, Bulletstorm 2 Probably Won’t Happen, Owns Bulletstorm IP
http://www.polygon.com/2015/6/24/8838307/people-can-fly-returns-no-longer-owned-by-epic-games
Guy Drugged Girlfriend So He Could Play More Video Games
http://kotaku.com/girlfriend-drugged-so-man-can-keep-playing-video-games-1716931642
Suicide Squad – OMG!!!
http://www.theverge.com/2015/7/13/8933515/dc-suicide-squad-movie-trailer-comic-con-2015
Nic Cage as Superman
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CJ5e6wuUsAAJU_W.jpg

Episode 118: E3 Boner Cumith

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Episode 118: E3 Boner Cumith

– In this episode, we recap the wonderful E3 that happened.  We covered all the things that happened…well, just the most important things.  Who won E3?  We don’t know, but one thing is for sure, Microsoft dropped he big bomb on the console world!

Bethesda
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YF01-d2bzKg

Microsoft
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3TJEuSiMo0A

EA
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vHJMMMka8UE

Ubisoft
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZdNJ00j52pQ

Sony
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bJjn0PtHr18

Nintendo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QPDPSezEkcY

PC Gaming
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kkk6HZ2Kp2w

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 116: Xbox Darwinism

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

Episode 116: Xbox Darwinism

– In this episode, we talk about the Xbox gamers that took one for the team and leaked Gears of War Ultimate Edition gameplay footage, and then got their console banned.  We also talk about what one feature that we want on the Xbox One to be announced at E3 2015.

Gears of War Ultimate Edition Incoming, Leakers Get Console Banned for Breaking NDA
http://www.polygon.com/2015/5/14/8607841/microsoft-bans-gears-of-war-xbox-one-leakers
GOG Galaxy Now Available For Everyone
http://www.theverge.com/2015/5/5/8524597/gog-galaxy-open-beta-launch
Are Gaming Console’s an Anachronism?  
http://www.polygon.com/2015/5/11/8585247/nintendo-should-kill-consoles
Star Wars Battlefront to Have 12 MP Maps at Launch
http://www.polygon.com/2015/5/4/8545923/star-wars-battlefront-multiplayer-maps
Disney Infinity 3.0 Will Have Classic Star Wars Characters
http://kotaku.com/of-course-star-wars-is-coming-to-disney-infinity-3-0-1702298382
Banjo-Kazooie Gets Spiritual Successor in Yooka-Laylee
http://www.theverge.com/2015/5/1/8530351/yooka-laylee-banjo-kazooie-kickstarter
The Division Delayed Until Q1 2016
http://www.pcgamer.com/tom-clancys-the-division-delayed-to-2016/
Rainbow Six Siege Releases 10/13
http://www.polygon.com/2015/5/14/8606575/rainbow-six-siege-release-date-tom-clancy-ubisoft
Titanfall 2 Expected Before April 2016
http://www.polygon.com/2015/5/5/8556881/titanfall-2-ea-release-window
Rumor: TV DVR Feature Coming to Xbox One
http://www.theverge.com/2015/5/6/8559043/microsoft-xbox-one-tv-dvr-feature-rumor
Nintendo Is Profitable Again
http://www.theverge.com/2015/5/7/8564303/nintendo-fy-2014-earnings

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 113: Green Lightsaber

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

Episode 113: Green Lightsaber

– In this episode, we disgust out listeners with the usual raunchiness that we have become known for.  Green Lightsabers, great conversation and debate follow.  We hope you enjoy the fun.

Windows 10 Will be Free For All Users (Even for Pirate’s)
http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2015/03/windows-10-will-be-a-free-upgrade-for-genuine-and-non-genuine-users/
Titanfall 2 Announced, Not Platform Exclusive
http://www.ign.com/articles/2015/03/12/titanfall-2-confirmed-coming-to-xbox-one-ps4-and-pc
Cross-Gen Saves Coming for Borderlands The Handsome Collection
http://www.gearboxsoftware.com/community/articles/1338/cross-save-in-borderlands-the-handsome-collection
PS4’s New Firmware to Have Suspend/Resume Feature
http://www.polygon.com/2015/3/11/8196473/ps4-system-update-version-250-suspend-resume
Sony Closing It’s Playstation Mobile Platform
http://www.theverge.com/2015/3/11/8189455/playstation-mobile-closing
Sling TV Launches on the Xbox One, Free for the First Month
http://www.theverge.com/2015/3/17/8226039/sling-tv-xbox-one-now-available
Automatic DLC Download Feature Being Considered for the Xbox One
http://www.gamespot.com/articles/xbox-one-automatic-dlc-download-feature-under-cons/1100-6425772/
Xbox Music Can Now Play Music in One Drive
http://www.theverge.com/2015/3/18/8250847/xbox-music-onedrive-integration
Fast & Furious Forza
http://www.xbox.com/en-US/games/forza-horizon-2/fast-and-furious
Nintendo to Reveal New Console Concept Next Year, Codenamed NX
http://www.theverge.com/2015/3/17/8230581/nintendo-nx-console-2016
Nintendo To Start Making Smart Phone Games
http://www.theverge.com/2015/3/17/8230477/nintendo-dena-mobile-games-announcement
HBO Now Will Not Be Sold Directly From HBO
http://www.theverge.com/2015/3/16/8226813/hbo-wont-sell-now-subscriptions-cablevision-optimum-partnership
Star Wars: Rogue One Stand Alone Movie Incoming 2016
http://www.polygon.com/2015/3/12/8201091/star-wars-rogue-one-release-date-spinoff


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