Posts Tagged ‘Xbox One’

Episode 110: Kanye Bad

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

Episode 110: Kanye Bad

– In this episode, we talk about all the important things that a new year brings, like how the movie The Interview was AWESOME and why we need for Kim Dot-Com needs to stay away from the politics of gaming.

Script Kiddies Take Down XBL and PSN
http://www.polygon.com/2014/12/25/7449187/psn-login-problems
FBI Is Investigating
http://arstechnica.com/security/2014/12/fbi-claimed-to-be-investigating-xbox-live-playstation-network-ddos-perps/
UK Police Arrest One Lizard Squad Member
http://www.polygon.com/2014/12/31/7475297/report-uk-police-arrest-lizard-squad-member
Finnish NBI Questioning Another
http://www.polygon.com/2015/1/1/7477587/finnish-national-bureau-of-investigation-questions-suspected-lizard
Halo 5 Pre-Orders, $250 for Collectors Edition
http://www.gamespot.com/articles/250-halo-5-collector-s-edition-revealed/1100-6424414/
Bungie’s 2015 Plan for Destiny?
http://www.destructoid.com/leaked-photo-shows-bungie-s-possible-plans-for-destiny-in-2015-285628.phtml
Play games and go to college for free…for free?
http://www.joystiq.com/2015/01/07/second-us-university-extends-league-of-legends-scholarships/
Playstation Now Gets a $19.99 All You Can Play Subscription
http://www.theverge.com/2015/1/5/7493515/playstation-now-ps4-subscription-launch
Rumor: Microsoft Developing a VR Headset As Well
http://www.gamespot.com/articles/microsoft-to-reveal-xbox-vr-headset-at-e3-2015-rep/1100-6424314/
http://www.gamespot.com/articles/microsoft-gave-gta-5-boss-a-demo-of-its-mysterious/1100-6423680/
H4LT Leak’s The Xbox One Firmware and Documentation
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/digitalfoundry-2015-microsoft-gives-more-cpu-power-to-xbox-one-developers-blog
Sling TV for Xbox One
http://www.joystiq.com/2015/01/07/sling-tv-to-stream-espn-tbs-other-networks-on-xbox-one/

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 108: The Game Changer

Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

Episode 108: The Game Changer

– In this episode, we rage against the gaming industry for letting three broken games get released that require fixes and patches. And we can’t seem to focus on anything else, either.

If Pac-Man Were Released Today 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=flfE-cX8qjM
Halo: MCC – Total Disaster and We’re Sorry from 343
http://news.xbox.com/2014/11/games-a-status-update-from-bonnie-ross-on-halo-the-master-chief-collection
The Crew Review Embargo Expires AFTER the Game Releases
http://www.purexbox.com/news/2014/11/ubisoft_confirms_the_crew_will_launch_before_reviews_do
Ubisoft: Don’t Trust Early Reviews of the Crew
http://www.polygon.com/2014/11/25/7281529/ubisoft-the-crew-reviews
Grand Theft Auto’s Lurid New First Person View
http://www.polygon.com/2014/11/18/7243201/grand-theft-auto-5s-first-person-sex-is-lurid-graphic
Far Cry 4 PC Players Who Were Having Server Issue’s Pirated the Game
http://www.ign.com/articles/2014/11/19/far-cry-4-users-accidentally-reveal-they-pirated-the-game
Sony’s Vision with the Vue
http://www.polygon.com/2014/11/18/7243591/sonys-television-service-continues-playstations-agile-approach-to
HBO Go Now Available
http://www.theverge.com/2014/11/20/7250783/hbo-go-xbox-one-app-features-download-available-now
Happy One Year Anniversary Xbox One
http://majornelson.com/2014/11/19/many-thanks-one-year-xbox-one/
G4 TV Going Off The Air…For Good This Time
http://www.polygon.com/2014/11/17/7233183/g4-is-going-off-the-air-for-good
Valve Sets New Rules for Early Access Developers
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/11/valve-lays-out-new-rules-and-guidelines-for-early-access-developers/

Episode 107: Sharing Is No Longer Caring

Thursday, November 13th, 2014

Episode 107: Sharing Is No Longer Caring

– In this episode, we talk about how mysterious it is that TV’s can disappear, why Obama’s stance on Net Neutrality might be a bad thing and because of The Master Chief Collection, why some are worried about games like the Division.  All that and more on this episode.

President Obama Says the FCC Should Classify IPS’s as a utility, IPS’s Revolt
http://www.theverge.com/2014/11/10/7185933/fcc-should-reclassify-internet-as-utility-obama-says
Xbox One sales triple after price drop:
http://www.cnet.com/news/microsoft-sees-xbox-one-sales-triple-after-console-price-cut/
Prey 2 is Officially Dead
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/10/31/bethesda-confirms-that-prey-2-is-officially-dead/?ncid=rss_truncated
Destiny Sequel in the Works
http://www.polygon.com/2014/11/4/7157453/destiny-has-more-than-9-5m-registered-users-who-play-on-average-3
Developer Can Block Share Play
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/11/sony-developers-can-block-share-play-features-on-ps4-games/
Sony Vue – Sony’s Live Cable-TV Experiment
http://www.theverge.com/2014/11/13/7213305/playstation-vue-screenshots
Microsoft/AMD Working On Smaller Processor for the Xbox One
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/digitalfoundry-2014-smaller-cheaper-cooler-xbox-one-processor-in-development

Episode 106: Breaking All The Rules

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Episode 106: Breaking All The Rules

– In the episode, the band is back together breaking all the rules and probably some laws.  We also talk about games.  Evolve, Sunset Overdrive, and the middle finger Bungie is giving to the owners of the Xbox One.  All that and more on MAHG RADIO!

Titanfall Horde Mode Impressions
http://www.polygon.com/2014/10/22/7040093/titanfall-co-op-mode-four-players
http://www.titanfall.com/game-update-eight
Microsoft Investing 10 Years Into Gears of War, Next New Game Won’t be Reboot
http://www.totalxbox.com/82211/microsoft-is-investing-in-gears-of-war-for-the-next-decade-xbox-one-debut-isnt-a-reboot/
Next Gears Game is Back to the Basics
http://www.polygon.com/2014/10/24/7068163/new-gears-of-war-is-getting-back-to-basics
Halo: The Master Chief Collection is a Whopping 65GB
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/10/a-huge-halo-master-chief-collection-clocks-in-at-65gb/
 
  • Equivalent to 7 DVDs, 89 CD-Roms or 46,222 3.5 Floppy Drives
Star Wars X-Wing and Tie Fighter (And Others) Games on GOG.com
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/10/gog-offers-x-wing-tie-fighter-games-as-legit-downloads-for-first-time/
Cancelled Star Wars: Battlefronts 3 Alpha Footage
http://www.polygon.com/2014/10/20/7013793/more-pre-alpha-gameplay-of-star-wars-battlefront-3-leaks-out
Destiny DLC debacle
http://kotaku.com/destinys-new-dlc-kinda-screws-over-xbox-players-1652294153
PS4 Firmware 2.0
http://www.polygon.com/2014/10/16/6990617/ps4-firmware-2-0-features-masamune-usb-music-dashboard-library
Problems with Firmware 2.0
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/10/28/report-ps4-users-report-myriad-issues-following-2-0-update/?ncid=rss_truncated
Next Dashboard Update Brings Custom Backgrounds, Twitter Integration, More
http://www.theverge.com/2014/10/21/7026337/xbox-one-november-update-twitter-tv-integration-custom-backgrounds
HBO Go Coming to Xbox One
http://www.polygon.com/2014/10/18/6998925/images-of-hbo-go-on-xbox-one-slip-out
Xbox One To End Free Xbox Music Streaming
http://www.theverge.com/2014/10/22/7043901/microsoft-is-ending-free-xbox-music-streaming
Pacific Rim 3 Will Tie Directly into PR2
http://www.slashfilm.com/guillermo-del-toro-pacific-rim-sequels/
Rob Riggle Set to Play Main Dead Rising Character in Movie
http://www.theverge.com/2014/10/20/7022501/rob-riggle-is-frank-west-in-dead-rising-film

Episode 105: No Lone Ranger

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Episode 105: No Lone Ranger

– In this episode, the show must go on without AsphaltRanger so Spark and Jedi actually go on without him.  We talk about getting wisdom teeth pulled, and why PleX is so great at least for some.  We also talk video games and the what is being called the Tiny Console War.

The Tiny Console War
http://www.polygon.com/2014/10/6/6923975/razer-microconsole-playstation-tv-amazon-fire-tv
The Google Nexus Player
http://www.theverge.com/2014/10/15/6982375/google-nexus-player-android-tv-set-top-box-announced
The Crew Delayed until 12/2
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/10/06/the-crew-delayed-to-december-adds-a-beta/?ncid=rss_truncated
Might Also Have a Pay To Win Model
http://www.videogamer.com/xboxone/the_crew/news/the_crews_microtransactions_let_you_buy_performance_parts_with_real_world_cash.html
PvZ: Garden Warfare Now In EA Vault
http://www.ea.com/news/plants-vs-zombies-garden-warfare-joins-the-vault-on-ea-access
The Playstation TV Released 10/14, What ArsTechnica Thinks
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/10/playstation-tv-impressions-small-things-come-in-small-packages/
Plex Is Now On The Xbox One
http://www.theverge.com/2014/10/6/6918079/plex-launches-on-xbox
“RoomAlive” In Development
http://www.theverge.com/2014/10/5/6912979/microsoft-roomalive-research-projector-system
Screenshots and Themes Coming to Xbox One
http://www.joystiq.com/2014/10/08/spencer-screenshots-themes-and-more-coming-to-xbox-one/?ncid=rss_truncated
Gearbox Hit With Bomb Threat
http://www.polygon.com/2014/10/4/6906643/gearbox-boss-randy-pitchford-tweets-bomb-threat-scare
HBO Coming to Cordcutters Everywhere in 2015
http://arstechnica.com/business/2014/10/2015-will-be-the-year-you-can-buy-hbo-content-without-a-tv-subscription/
Stone Brewing coming to RVA!!!!
http://www.richmond.com/food-drink/article_eedf9ccc-b12c-11e3-bc92-0017a43b2370.html

 

Episode 100: The Mattrick Triangle

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

Episode 100: The Mattrick Triangle

– In our 100th Episode, we got the band back together! We have a very special segment of our best moments over the past 100 episodes. We also talk about games, Prometheus and Benny Hill.

EA Access Pass – Good, Bad or Indifferent
http://www.ea.com/news/ea-announces-ea-access-on-xbox-one
Sony: EA Access Not a Good Value
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2014-07-30-sony-says-ea-access-program-isnt-good-value
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/07/sony-ea-access-wouldnt-provide-value-for-playstation-owners/
The Crew: Coast to Coast in 40 Minutes
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w4cWF95qAgs
Destiny: Six Play Raids only Playable with Friends
http://www.xboxachievements.com/news/news-18831-Destiny-s-Six-Player-Raids-Can-be-Tackled-Only-With-Friends.html
Rod Ferguson on Gears of War One
http://www.polygon.com/2014/8/1/5958879/gears-of-war-black-tusk-rod-fergusson
– “And in terms of those pillars — things like the cover system, the quick reload, the combat — those likely won’t be messed with much by Black Tusk, at least not initially.”
Evolve Pushed Back to February 2015
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/08/evolve-pushed-back-from-october-to-february-2015/
PS Now Only Streams PS3 Games
http://kotaku.com/sony-wont-explain-whats-up-with-ps1-ps2-games-on-playst-1613309553
Sony Working On Subscription Plan for PS Now
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/07/sony-working-on-subscription-plan-for-playstation-now-streaming/
Xbox One to Launch in China on 9/23
http://www.polygon.com/2014/7/30/5951417/xbox-one-china-sept-23-release-date
Nintendo Lost $97 Million Last Quarter
http://www.polygon.com/2014/7/30/5951041/nintendo-quarterly-results-2014
GameStop to Start Issuing Credit Cards
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/07/report-gamestop-to-start-issuing-credit-cards/
Deep Silver Buys Homefront IP
http://kotaku.com/deep-silver-buys-homefront-1613349084
Rumor: Crytek’s Management Quit the Week of 7/14
http://kotaku.com/sources-crytek-usas-leadership-quit-last-week-1613456108
Gearbox Blames Sega for Aliens: Colonial Marines
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/07/gearbox-responds-to-aliens-class-action-lawsuit-throws-sega-under-bus/

Episode 99: That Freakin Awesome

Friday, July 25th, 2014

Episode 99: That Freakin Awesome

– In this episode, Prego Magic joins us as a guest host again.

Microsoft To Lay-Off 18,000, some at Xbox Division
http://www.theverge.com/2014/7/17/5911785/microsoft-job-cuts-2014
Xbox Entertainment Studio’s Is On the Chopping Block
http://arstechnica.com/business/2014/07/first-on-microsofts-chopping-block-original-shows-for-xbox/
Crackdown 3 (Xbox One Edition) Will Have Drop-In, Drop-Out Co-Op
http://www.totalxbox.com/79336/crackdown-xbox-one-will-be-a-mash-up-of-co-op-and-single-player/
Forza Horizons 2 Car List Partially Revealed
http://news.xbox.com/2014/07/games-forza-horizon-2-car-list?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter
Battlefield Hardline Delayed Until 2015
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/07/ea-delays-battlefield-hardline-to-2015-dragon-age-to-nov-18/
Halo: Nightfall First Look
http://www.polygon.com/2014/7/24/5934473/halo-nightfall-first-footage-comic-con
Game Pre-Ordering Coming to Xbox One, but When?
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/07/digital-pre-orders-coming-to-xbox-one-by-october-2014/
Sony and Microsoft Thinking About an Early Access Program
http://mp1st.com/2014/07/16/developers-xbox-one-requesting-early-access-programs-games-says-xbox-id-head/#.U8ZGOKiygoM
Microsoft CEO: One OS for All Devices
http://finance.yahoo.com/news/satya-nadella-just-made-single-002522037.html
NFL Sunday Ticket Coming to Console’s Without a Cable Subscription for $240
http://appleinsider.com/articles/14/07/16/nfl-sunday-ticket-coming-to-ios-mac-for-2014-season-with-no-satellite-subscription-needed
Google Reportedly Buys Twitch
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/07/unconfirmed-report-says-google-has-just-bought-twitch-for-1b/
 

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
 

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