Posts Tagged ‘PlayStation 4’

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/

Episode 95: The Pre-E3 Show

Friday, May 30th, 2014

Episode 95: The Pre-E3 Show

– In our annual Pre-E3 Show, we talk about rumors, conformations and announced release dates.  Enjoy the show and see you in two weeks when we bring you all the news and announcements from E3.

Microsoft CEO: Xbox Isn’t Going Anywhere
http://www.theverge.com/2014/5/27/5756062/microsofts-nadella-xbox-isnt-going-anywhere
E3 Rumors for Microsoft
http://www.reddit.com/r/xboxone/comments/20j0qp/lets_have_a_serious_discussion_about_rumors/
E3 Rumors for Sony
http://www.dualshockers.com/2014/05/07/sony-e3-conference-details-leaked-uncharted-guerrilla-games-media-molecule-and-much-more/
We can Now Go To The Movie Theaters To Watch Sony’s E3 Presser, But WHY?  
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/28/5758372/sony-playstation-e3-press-conference-movie-theaters
Halo 5: Guardians Announced, Coming Fall of 2015
http://news.xbox.com/2014/05/games-halo-journey-announcement
Evolve is Dated for 10/21
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/22/5740592/evolve-release-date-turtle-rock
Battlefield Hardline
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/27/5756002/battlefield-hardline-announced-ea-june-9
Star Wars: Attack Squadrons (The Browser Game) Has Been Cancelled
http://kotaku.com/new-star-wars-space-combat-game-already-cancelled-1580779510
Playstation Products Coming to China
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/26/5751360/sony-plans-to-enter-chinese-video-game-market
After the Dis-Kinect, Rare is Evaluating Their Options
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/16/5723064/xbox-one-kinect-rare-phil-spencer
Layoffs Hit Rare After Kinect Sports Rivals Disappoints http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2014-05-19-layoffs-hit-rare-following-kinect-sports-rivals-flop
You Can Now Snap Skype on the Xbox One
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/20/5734472/xbox-one-skype-snap-release
Next Update for the Xbox One Features External HD Support, Real Names and More
http://majornelson.com/2014/05/21/external-storage-real-names-and-more-coming-with-xbox-one-system-update-in-june/
Xbox One Games With Gold for June!
http://majornelson.com/2014/05/30/xbox-live-games-with-gold-for-june-2014
 

Episode 94: Xbox Drops the Kinect Bomb

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

Episode 94: Xbox Drops the Kinect Bomb

– In this Episode, I seriously wonder if I should get new co-hosts…but decided that I better off with the ones I have.  I mean, I haven’t gotten a STD from them yet, so at least their clean.  But we also talk a lot of gaming news that includes a BOMB that Phil Spencer dropped.  And by bomb, I mean run for cover the MOAB is coming!

Xbox Offers Kinectless Bundle, Games with Gold for Xbox One, No More Paywall for Video Streaming
http://news.xbox.com/2014/05/xbox-delivering-more-choices
Destiny Cost Activision $500,000,000 to Make/Market
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/6/5686268/Destiny-costs-activision-500-million-to-develop-promote
Destiny Beta Coming in July
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/6/5688422/destiny-beta-date-july-bungie-activision
Sunset Overdrive, What You Get When You Mix Crackdown, Dead Rising and PvZ
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/8/5692070/sunset-overdrive-xbox-one-insomniac-games
Sunset Overdrive Gameplay
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/8/5695682/sunset-overdrive-video-trailer-gameplay-xbox-one
Sunset Overdrive to Have Co-Op Gameplay
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/12/5711312/sunset-overdrive-co-op-online
The Division is Offically Pushed Back to 2015
http://tomclancy-thedivision.ubi.com/game/en-GB/news/detail.aspx
Sony Reverses Course for PSN Plus Purchase of DriveClub
http://kotaku.com/sony-reverses-plans-for-stupid-ps4-upgrade-1573934784
Sony Promises 1080p 60fps for Watch Dogs, Then Changes It’s Mind
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/05/12/watch-dogs-no-longer-listed-as-1080p-60fps-on-ps4/?ncid=rss_truncated
Price of Sony Playstation Camera Increases by $10
http://segmentnext.com/2014/05/15/ps4-camera-price-increased-sony-69-99/
Sony Has Lost $10B in the Last 8 Years
http://arstechnica.com/business/2014/05/with-sour-2015-forecast-sony-will-have-lost-nearly-10b-over-8-years/
Xbox and Showtime Nearing Deal to Show Halo on TV
http://www.theverge.com/2014/5/5/5683848/halo-tv-series-may-air-on-showtime-before-xbox
Bill Gates Hints At Selling/Spinning Off Xbox Division
http://www.theverge.com/2014/5/6/5686380/bill-gates-comments-on-potential-microsoft-xbox-sale
OneDrive Adding Music Locker with Xbox Music?
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/12/5710102/microsoft-combining-online-storage-music-streaming-services-one-drive-music
Nintendo Posts $456 Million Loss for Last Fiscal Year
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/7/5690124/nintendo-posts-456-million-annual-operating-loss
Nintendo Responds to No Gay Marriage In Latest Game
http://kotaku.com/nintendo-responds-terribly-to-gay-marriage-petition-1572973952
How ArsTechnica Would Save Nintendo
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/05/how-wed-save-nintendo/
Disney Infinity Keeps Disney Interactive in the Black
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/05/07/disney-infinity-keeps-interactive-division-in-a-whole-new-profit/?ncid=rss_truncated
Oculus Rift Wants To Build a Billion Person MMO
http://www.theverge.com/2014/5/5/5684236/oculus-wants-to-build-a-billion-person-mmo-with-facebook
FCC Backs Off Of fast Lanes, Is Open To Turning Internet into Utilities
http://www.theverge.com/2014/5/11/5708402/fcc-chairman-wheeler-revises-net-neutrality-proposal-after-outcry
Or Not…
http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2014/5/15/net-neutrality-fcc.html
EA Beats Revenue Expectations
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/6/5688290/electronic-arts-ea-financials-q4-2014-full-year
No Need for Speed This Year, First Absence Since 1996
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/6/5688506/ea-will-not-release-a-need-for-speed-game-in-2014
 

Episode 92: The Pitchford Factor

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Episode 92: The Pitchford Factor

– In this episode, AsphaltRanger gives us a run down on PAX East.  Spark goes into details on why Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel might not be a buy.  And JediChric tells us why Fucking Matt Damon was the best thing that he’s seen Sarah Silverman do.  All that and plenty more.

Introducing: Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel!
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/04/07/rumor-borderlands-sequel-called-the-pre-sequel/?ncid=rss_truncated
Only Coming to Xbox 360 and PS3
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/04/borderlands-the-pre-sequel-sticking-to-pc-older-consoles/
(Because of the larger install base and it has nothing to do with being cheaper to develop or they just happened to have a lot of cut footage that would cost them next to nothing to produce and charge $60 for)
More Free DLC for Plants Vs. Zombie: Garden Warfare
http://kotaku.com/the-plants-vs-zombies-war-goes-west-with-more-free-dlc-1563363903
Titanfall’s First DLC Announced
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/04/12/titanfalls-first-dlc-pack-expedition-due-in-may/?ncid=rss_truncated
Titanfall Almost Never Was
http://kotaku.com/titanfall-was-almost-destroyed-by-lawsuits-1563797787
Disney Infinity 2 Coming This August Featuring Marvel Hero’s
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/04/17/disney-infinity-2-0-arrives-this-august-with-marvel-heroes/?ncid=rss_truncated
The Amazing Spiderman 2 Will Not Come to Xbox One
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/04/17/the-amazing-spider-man-2-wont-swing-onto-xbox-one-at-launch/?ncid=rss_truncated
http://www.reddit.com/r/xboxone/comments/239ijv/activision_confirmed_revising_our_release_plans/cgv1alh
PS4 Update Features Pre-Order Pre-Loads
http://kotaku.com/upcoming-ps4-update-introduces-beefy-video-editor-pre-1564164761
Major Nelson: External Storage ‘Coming Soon’
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/04/04/major-nelson-xbox-one-getting-external-data-storage-support-so/?ncid=rss_truncated
5-Year-Old Exposes Security Flaw, Microsoft Fixes It
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/04/microsoft-plugs-xbox-one-security-hole-discovered-by-five-year-old/
Microsoft Has Big Plans for Xbox TV
http://www.theverge.com/2014/4/7/5589958/microsoft-turns-to-seth-green-sarah-silverman-michael-cera-for-xbox
Nintendo Had A Chance At An Exclusivity Deal with Skylanders
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/04/17/nintendo-turned-down-skylanders-exclusivity-deal/?ncid=rss_truncated
Chris Roberts, the Star Citizen Founder: We Won’t Be Bought
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/04/06/chris-roberts-reacts-to-facebook-oculus-acquisition-says-star-citizen-wont-be-bought/?ncid=rss_truncated
EA Won’t Let the GameSpy’s Closure Turn Off Old Battlefield MP Games (Twilight Zone Alert)
http://www.engadget.com/2014/04/10/ea-saving-battlefield-multiplayer/
Hope for EA?
http://www.reddit.com/r/gamernews/comments/22rduh/ea_wont_let_a_server_shutdown_turn_out_the_lights/cgppnrk
 

Episode 90: TitanFAIL

Friday, March 21st, 2014

Episode 90: TitanFAIL

– In this episode, we talk about how many games in the past year have had a successful online launch day.  We couldn’t think of one…  Enjoy the show.

Xbox Live Crashes on Titanfall Launch…For Some People
http://www.theverge.com/2014/3/11/5498690/xbox-live-goes-down-crippling-the-launch-of-titanfall
Titanfall on the Xbox One vs PC
http://kotaku.com/titanfall-on-xbox-one-versus-pc-1543102628
Titanfall Not Originally Planned for Xbox One
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/03/13/respawn-titanfall-not-originally-planned-for-xbox-one/?ncid=rss_truncated
PvZ: Garden Warfare for the Xbox One Gets An Update with Free DLC
http://www.polygon.com/2014/3/17/5509836/plants-vs-zombies-garden-warfare-garden-variety-dlc-offers-new-map
Playstation 4 Price Going Up in Canada
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/03/15/ps4-price-going-up-50-in-canada-accessories-and-games-up-5/?ncid=rss_truncated
Introducing: Project Morpheus
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/03/sony-reveals-virtual-reality-headset-plans-at-gdc-panel/
Marc Whitten Is Leaving Microsoft and the Xbox
http://www.theverge.com/2014/3/17/5520132/marc-whitten-leaves-xbox-for-sonos
Xbox One Update Coming Next Month
http://kotaku.com/the-xbox-one-improves-a-little-bit-more-next-month-1546268030
Microsoft Working on Oculus Rift Competitor
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/03/report-microsoft-working-on-augmented-reality-headset-for-xbox/
25 ID@Xbox Games on Display at GDC
http://news.xbox.com/2014/03/games-id-xbox-games-first-look
The Amazon Set-Top Box Game Controller
http://www.theverge.com/2014/3/14/5507924/amazon-set-top-box-game-controler-photo-leak
Is Amazon’s Set-Top-Box Actually a Streaming Stick?
http://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2014/03/amazons-rumored-set-top-box-could-support-games-be-a-streaming-stick/
Google Releases Play Games Services for Crossplay on iOS and Android
http://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2014/03/google-rolls-out-cross-platform-iosandroid-gaming-with-play-games-services/
Layoffs Hit Popcap
http://kotaku.com/layoffs-hit-popcap-1543239654

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 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

Episode 85: A House Divided

Friday, January 3rd, 2014

Episode 85: A House Divided

– We are interrupted as normal in my opening, but by someone new this time. We talk about gaming, what our biggest success and disappointment is for 2013, and why PlayStation users watch three times the porn that Xbox users watch and how they measure that statistic. Enjoy.

RG3-13 Gives Xbox One’s to Offensive Line
http://kotaku.com/rg3-gave-the-redskins-offensive-line-xbox-ones-for-chr-1489911708
Microsoft Considered Removing the Disc Drive from the Xbox One
http://www.oxm.co.uk/68723/microsoft-considered-removing-xbox-ones-disc-drive/
Sony Has A 78% Chance of Filing Bankruptcy in Two Years
http://www.technobuffalo.com/2014/01/02/sony-has-78-chance-to-go-bankrupt-in-two-years-says-macroaxis/
Xbox Support Loves the MLB
http://kotaku.com/xbox-live-customer-support-no-1-among-baseball-fans-1492654602
Playstation Users Watch Three Times as Much Porn as Xbox Users
http://gizmodo.com/ps4-owners-watch-three-times-more-porn-than-xbox-one-ow-1493314762
How NASA Uses the Kinect 2 and the Oculus Rift
http://phys.org/news/2013-12-kinect-oculus-rift-nasa-robotic.html

Episode 83: Revenge of Statler and Waldorf

Friday, December 6th, 2013

Episode 83: Revenge of Statler and Waldorf

– In the first next gen episode of MAHG, Jedi tells how awesome Drivatar’s are, Ranger talks about the difference between the Red Stripe of Death and the Blue Pulse of Death.  Spark talks about all the fun he had with his Xbox during the launch week of the Xbox One.

Sunset Overdrive Coming in 2014
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/11/22/insomniacs-sunset-overdrive-pinned-for-2014-by-microsoft/
New Uncharted Game for the PS4
http://kotaku.com/new-uncharted-announced-for-ps4-1464917969
Next Gen Open World Star Wars Game Coming?
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/11/27/job-listings-point-to-next-gen-open-world-star-wars-game/
Sony Promises No Game Drought…Sound Familiar
http://kotaku.com/sony-promises-there-wont-be-a-ps4-game-drought-1464035970
Day 1 PS4 Update Breaking Games
http://kotaku.com/ps4-day-one-update-is-breaking-things-ea-says-1465358622
PornHub To Support the PS4
http://www.destructoid.com/system-seller-pornhub-pledges-to-fully-support-the-ps4-265807.phtml
Xbox Live Free Games for Gold Through 2014
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/11/14/xbox-live-gold-members-to-get-free-xbox-one-games-monthly-in-201/
People Paying For the Day One Achievement
http://kotaku.com/an-xbox-one-achievement-that-people-are-selling-on-ebay-1470043855
32 Studio’s Making Games for Xbox One Indie Program
http://kotaku.com/here-are-32-indie-studios-making-games-for-xbox-ones-i-1476311463
Amazon Drone Delivery
http://kotaku.com/amazons-drone-delivery-notices-will-hopefully-be-a-lit-1475100839
Machete Kills Again…In Space!
http://www.theverge.com/2013/11/19/5123636/machete-kills-again-in-space-trailer-is-an-x-rated-sci-fi-masterpiece
SW Episode VII Trailer That I Want To Be Real
http://kotaku.com/you-might-think-this-is-a-star-wars-vii-trailer-its-n-1471018669
 

Episode 82: Last Gen Show

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Episode 82: Last Gen Show

– Statler and Waldorf run the show while the regular hosts prepare to go out and get the next Xbox.  Enjoy.

 

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