Posts Tagged ‘Xbox Live’

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

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.

 

Episode 80: Cream Covered Goodness

Friday, October 25th, 2013

Episode 80: Cream Covered Goodness

– In an episode of depravity, Spark, Ranger and Jedi talk about Ellen Page, and why she should sue the shit out of a developer, why you shouldn’t pre-order console’s from Target and why game makers should leave Aliens alone and focus on Predators.  Be sure to listen all the way through for the funny outtake at the end.  Enjoy.

How Much Advertising Will There Be from Kinect Spying?
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/10/07/microsoft-allays-fears-over-xbox-one-targeted-advertising/
http://www.destructoid.com/nevermind-microsoft-definitely-wants-to-sell-kinect-data-263119.phtml
Titanfall Dated for 3/11/14, Collectors Edition is $250
http://www.theverge.com/2013/10/22/4866418/titanfall-xbox-one-360-pc-release-date
Launch Titles The Crew, DriveClub and Watch Dogs Delayed Until 2014
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/10/15/the-crew-delayed-to-april-2014-at-least/
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/10/15/watch-dogs-delayed-to-spring-2014/
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/10/17/rumor-ps4-launch-title-driveclub-delayed/
Target Cancelling Bundle Pre-Orders
http://kotaku.com/looks-like-target-is-canceling-ps4-preorder-bundles-for-1448163984
And Target Says They’re Sorry
http://www.reddit.com/r/xboxone/comments/1oy6h6/target_reverses_controversial_decision_to_cancel/
Bluetooth Headsets Will Not Work for Voice Chat
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/10/11/report-ps4-wont-recognize-bluetooth-headsets-for-voice-chat/
No 3rd Party Headsets for Xbox One At Launch
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/10/20/no-turtle-beach-headsets-or-xbox-one-headset-adapter-until-2014/
Project Spark Doesn’t Require Xbox Live Gold
http://www.polygon.com/2013/10/15/4840048/project-spark-will-not-require-an-xbox-live-gold-subscription
All Game Developers Get “Dedicated Servers, Cloud Processing, and ‘Storage’” Free
http://kotaku.com/xbox-ones-free-dedicated-servers-should-improve-multip-1446495827
Xbox One Friends List Demo
http://www.theverge.com/2013/10/14/4836740/xbox-one-friends-app-followers-feeds-like-twitter
Ellen Page Gets Naked in Beyond: Two Souls
http://straight.fleshbot.com/5981543/almost-ellen-page-naked
Image Taken Down by Sony
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2013/10/when-a-virtual-actress-nude-images-leak-who-should-take-the-legal-blame/#p3
Cross Game Play for PS/Xbox?
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2013/10/console-makers-making-noises-about-relaxing-multiplayer-exclusivity
Those Dirty Sons O’ Bitches
http://kotaku.com/source-the-next-aliens-game-stars-ellen-ripleys-daugh-1449318113
Kinect 2.0 Is Gonna Suck
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xYctLfM7ufA

 

Episode 78: Pimp’s Be Trippin’

Friday, September 20th, 2013

Episode 78: Pimp’s Be Trippin’

– In the episode without Spark, Ranger and I talk about GTA V, and the games that we are going to be playing when the Xbox One comes out.  We also talk about the one game that will be ruling them all when it releases: The Division.  And we talk about Disney Infinity and all the money Disney is raking in.

Xbox One To Launch 11/22/13
http://www.computerandvideogames.com/427813/xbox-one-release-date-set-for-november-22/
NPD Numbers Show Disney Infinity is Selling Well
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/09/16/disney-infinity-puts-away-294-000-copies-in-august/
Co-Op Done Right in Dead Rising 3
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/09/17/friends-unite-and-take-down-psychos-in-dead-rising-3/
PS4 Creating Octulus Rift-like Addon
http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/165609-sonys-next-xbox-killing-move-developing-a-ps4-virtual-reality-headset
Xbox Live Rewards Return
http://www.xbox360achievements.org/news/news-15997-Xbox-Live-Rewards-Returns–Offers-New-Ways-to-Earn.html
Xbox 360 Support to End in 2016
http://www.ign.com/articles/2013/09/04/xbox-360-support-to-last-to-2016-includes-100-new-games
Ouya’s Free The games Fund Controversy
http://www.joystiq.com/2013/09/18/ouya-removes-family-funded-kickstarter-game-from-free-the-games/

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/

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