So, the PlayStation Classic is kind of meh.
A lot of things happened this week. A lot of them were silly.
2:10 – ASA rules that Spotify’s horror movie spoof ad is too scary for kids
17:55 – Ubisoft Massive COO shies away from the politics in its Tom Clancy game
39:53 – Mortal Engines director has gross views on women in books/movies
1:00:08 – Luke Cage cancelled too
1:11:08 – Zen Studios censors pinball table
We’ve played none of the Senran Kagura games. But that’s not going to stop us from talking about them!
22:22 – No Season 3 for the Immortal Iron Fist
38:05 – Publisher cites new Sony policy to explain censorship of new Senran Kagura game
50:46 – The Brazilian government is investigating Valve for hosting a racist beat-’em-up on Steam
59:47 – Sony is finally going to allow gamers to change their PSN IDs
1:07:30 – Nintendo making fun little tweaks to its Online Service NES games
Another solo show where Andrew yammers on about cartoons, music and video games.
Nintendo and Sony both listened to their fans. How about that?
22:36 – LEGO Worlds for Switch requires subscription to Nintendo’s online service to download free DLC
28:13 – Sony enables cross platform play for Fortnite; is disgustingly disingenuous about it
35:14 – Nintendo gives 6 month grace period before deleting your cloud saves if your subscription lapses
41:31 – Listening to fan feedback, Valve rename’s Artifact’s ‘Crack the Whip’ card
48:50 – Mario Odyssey art book shows Bowsette was a thing before the internet made it a thing
EZK and Andrew guess which titles we might see on the newly announced PlayStation Classic.
0:08 – What’s that weird new Pokemon in Pokemon Go?
18:12 – Which games will be on the Sony PlayStation Classic?
There was a Nintendo Direct this week. Let’s talk about that.
Season 2 of Iron Fist is only 10 episodes!
35:13 – Nintendo Direct postponed by major earthquake
46:52 – Gaming tournament tries new security procedures in wake of shooting
As is marmalade.
12:31 – Cyberpunk 2077 has a filthy, potty mouth
27:40 – Super nifty game jam challenges participants to make a game that removes a standard mechanic of its genre
35:45 – Nazi imagery removed from new survival game
48:20 – Sony’s reason for not enabling cross platform play is bunk
This is why we can’t have nice things.
28:22 – Amazon decreases the value of its subscription service’s video game pre-order perk
42:09 – Valve makes Windows games playable on Linux
52:56 – Miyamoto opines on flat-fee vs free-to-play mobile games