Posts Tagged ‘Minecraft’

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 103: UR Destiny To Love Forza

Friday, September 19th, 2014

Episode 103: UR Destiny To Love Forza

–  I this episode, we talk about why Destiny is what it is.  What we can look forward too in Sunset Overdrive and Forza Horizons 2.  And why grass is more hyped than gameplay for GTA 5.

Microsoft Buying Mojang, Makers of Minecraft, for $2.5 Billion
http://www.theverge.com/2014/9/9/6128759/microsoft-said-to-be-buying-the-maker-of-minecraft-for-2-billion
http://www.polygon.com/2014/9/15/6151559/microsoft-buys-minecraft-mojang
Destiny Sells $325 Million Worth Destiny in First 5 Days
http://www.polygon.com/2014/9/17/6334261/destiny-sells-325-million
Lackluster Destiny Reviews Could Cost Bungie $2.5 Million Dollars
http://kotaku.com/destiny-review-scores-may-cost-bungie-2-5-million-1635273500
GTA5 Coming to Xbox One and PS4 on Nov 18th – No Heists, but Better Looking Grass
http://www.polygon.com/2014/9/12/6139587/gta-5-ps4-xbox-one-pc-release-dates
Sunset Overdrive Season Pass Announced
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/09/09/sunset-overdrive-season-pass-hands-over-three-dlcs/?ncid=rss_truncated
Gears of War: Tactics – What Could Have Been
http://www.vgleaks.com/gears-of-war-tactics-gameplay
343 Thinking About Releasing Halo Reach and ODST for the Xbox One
http://www.videogamer.com/xboxone/halo_the_master_chief_collection/news/343_is_thinking_about_bringing_halo_reach_and_odst_to_xbox_one.html
The October Update
http://kotaku.com/october-xbox-one-update-will-make-gamerscore-a-bigger-d-1632664270
Military Using the Xbox 360 Controller for New Laser Gun
http://kotaku.com/u-s-military-using-xbox-360-controller-for-new-laser-g-1631939483
Ray Rice to Be Knocked Out of Madden 15
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/09/09/ray-rice-to-be-removed-from-madden-15-in-week-1-update/?ncid=rss_truncated
EA CEO on Three Year Plan: Focus on Gamers First
http://www.polygon.com/2014/9/15/6152953/ea-chief-three-year-plan

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

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