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Episode 61: Still Here…Awkward

Friday, January 11th, 2013

Episode 61: Still Here…Awkward

– In this episode, the terrific trio of gamers talk about who might or might not make the Baseball Hall Of Fame, the number of votes Curt Schilling got for the Hall, what we thought of the movie Bachelors Party with Tom Hanks, and which of the big three Nintendo, Microsoft or Sony might be out of the console business after then next generation.  Enjou

Xbox Live Fee Needs an Overhaul – GameSpot
http://www.gamespot.com/features/xbox-live-no-longer-the-gold-standard-6401861/?tag=Topslot%3bXboxLiveNoLongerTheGoldStandard%3bXboxLiveNoLongerThe%3bReadMore
The Walking Dead Game By Telltale Sells 8.5 Million Episodes
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/01/06/telltale-the-walking-dead-has-sold-8-5-million-episodes/
The Walking Dead Game to Get Season 2
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/01/07/telltale-figuring-out-save-file-transfers-to-walking-dead-seas/
DayZ Closed Beta Test
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/01/07/dayz-standalone-ambition-expands-imminent-closed-test-to-dictat/
More Problems for WarZ
http://massively.joystiq.com/2012/12/24/the-war-zs-trademark-suspended-name-change-likely/
Ouya Dev Consoles Ship
http://www.ouya.tv/its-open-season/
Android Gaming Devices
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/01/07/nvidia-unveils-project-shield/
No SteamBox in 2013
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/01/08/valve-engineer-no-plans-to-announce-steam-box-in-2013/
More on the Steam Box:
http://www.theverge.com/2013/1/8/3852144/gabe-newell-interview-steam-box-future-of-gaming
Sony’s New Patent on Preventing Used Games
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2013/01/examining-sonys-internet-free-method-for-blocking-used-game-sales/
THQ Up For Sale
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/01/08/thq-auction-details/
GameStop Sales Are Down…Again
http://arstechnica.com/business/2013/01/gamestop-edges-towards-irrelevance-as-holiday-sales-fall/
Microsoft’s Illumiroom Concept:
http://kotaku.com/5974616/microsofts-illumiroom-concept-turns-your-entire-room-into-a-video-game-level
It Came Reddit
http://www.reddit.com/r/movies/comments/15byj8/my_pulp_fiction_theory/

Episode 60: End of the World Show

Friday, December 21st, 2012

Episode 60: End of the World Show

– In the last show ever (unless the world doesn’t end), we talk about a lot of things.  We get into the gun control/video game violence not being the problem in today’s society.  We also attempt to conquer the game of the year question, and to our surprise there were very few good games this year.  Enjoy the show and I hope you live long enough to hear it!

Data Disproves the Violent Video Game Argument
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2012/12/data-helps-rebut-the-violent-video-games-cause-shootings-argument/
The Gun Control Argument
http://www.thisistrue.com/blog-thinking_about_newtown.html
LucasArts Claims BattleFront III was 99% Complete
http://kotaku.com/5964799/battlefront-iii-was-99-percent-done-when-lucasarts-scrapped-it
According to Ex LucasArts Employee: Bullshit!
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2012-12-04-ex-lucasarts-source-claim-that-star-wars-battlefront-3-was-99-per-cent-complete-is-just-bulls
Borderlands 2 Third DLC Details
http://kotaku.com/5970038/5-things-you-should-know-about-borderlands-2s-next-dlc
Gears of War: Judgment – Horde Mode Still Not Confirmed
http://www.joystiq.com/2012/12/14/epic-clarifies-lack-of-down-but-not-out-in-gears-of-war-judgm/
BLOPS Sales Are Down 15% from MW3
http://www.joystiq.com/2012/11/29/analyst-black-ops-2-sales-a-cause-for-concern-downgrades-act/
SteamBox 
http://m.joystiq.com/2012/12/08/valves-gabe-newell-talks-turnkey-living-room-hardware/?post=1&icid=joystiq_pc_art
WarZ Crazyness
http://kotaku.com/5969784/the-war-z-mess-every-crazy-detail-we-know-so-far?popular=true
Disney Signs Deal with Netflix (Star Wars Streaming!!!)
http://www.theverge.com/2012/12/4/3727688/netflix-streaming-rights-new-disney-marvel-pixar-movies
Think VGA was a buy in award system
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spike_Video_Game_Awards
Try
http://kotaku.com/5966970/dont-like-the-winners-from-the-2012-vgas-get-a-second-opinion-from-machinimas-igas?popular=
Donate to THQ and think of the Purple Dildos that don’t have a home
http://www.digitaltrends.com/gaming/humble-bundle-goes-corporate-with-drm-protected-thq-sale/
THQ Files for Bankruptcy, Will Still Make Games
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2012/12/thq-files-for-chapter-11-bankruptcy-will-continue-to-operate/
Crowdfunding gone wrong?
http://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/183960/Opinion_Black_Isle_is_a_great_case_study_in_how_to_NOT_crowdfund_your_game.php
http://blackisle.com/

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