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A Weekly Gaming News Show

A weekly news show focused on console gaming, with some PC gaming features. We talk about top gaming stories of the week and follow that up with a deep dive discussion on topics that gamers care about.
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May 20, 2017

May 20, 2017
Episode 9, A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

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10 in 10

  1. Sega planning to revive old IPs
  2. Google working on standalone VR headset with HTC and Lenovo
  3. UbiSoft makes a few announcements
  4. Killer Instinct launches on Arena for Xbox Live
  5. Zenimax targets Samsung with a VR lawsuit
  6. Live CS:GO events coming to Facebook
  7. Destiny 2 gameplay debuted
  8. Is Microsoft trying to salvage Scalebound
  9. Nintendo’s Arms Direct recap
  10. Update: Project Rap Rabbit pulls Kickstarter stretch goals

Music: Funky West Side Beat 2 Hip Hop 2010 John David Thomas - Royalty Free Music - Amazon ID 215543882

May 16, 2017

Show Notes: May 15, 2017
Episode 48, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Weekly Icebreaker - What is the craziest/weirdest game retail experience you can remember?

Todd - At Best Buy during Nintendo 64 release, a customer is hip checked into CD browsers racing to get one of the few Nintendo 64s available.

Trenell - Going in to pick up a Wii at the height of it’s popularity and a small girl asking if it was for her...NOPE!

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Blizzard targeting super rich for it’s Overwatch League
  1. You can earn money for unique designs on XB1 controllers
  2. Nintendo announce E3 plans
  3. Creators of PaRappa The Rappa and Gitaroo Man are working together
  • Kickstarter for PC and PS4 live
  • Stretch goals ($3.1 million for XB1 version and $4.95 million for Switch version)
  1. Square Enix severs ties with IO Interactive

Quick Hits

Long Form- FCC’s plan to roll back Net Neutrality and its possible effects on the gaming world.

John Oliver Clip from May 7th

John Oliver Net Neutrality Update

John Oliver FCC Comment Quick Link - https://www.gofccyourself.com/

FCC public notice

May 13, 2017

May 13, 2017
Episode 8, A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

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10 in 10

  1. Blizzard targeting super rich for it’s Overwatch League
  2. You can earn money for unique designs on XB1 controllers
  3. Nintendo announce E3 plans
  4. Hori finally confirms Nintendo Switch Fightstick
  5. Kid finds a bag of Meth in GameStop game
  6. Keyboard support coming to XB1
  7. Remedy will be ending sales of  Alan Wake next week
  8. Creators of PaRappa The Rappa and Gitaroo Man are working together
  9. UbiSoft launches Project Help for RB6 Siege
  10. Square Enix severs ties with IO Interactive
May 8, 2017

Episode 47, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Weekly Icebreaker

This week, we talk about Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Darksiders 3 Announced
  2. Gamer inadvertently buys Starcraft sourcecode
  3. New regulations forces Blizzard to list loot odds
  4. Ben Heck gets Nintendo Playstation working
  5. E3 announcements

Quick Hits

Long Form - Shameless game rip-offs - from characters to levels to full on games.   

May 6, 2017

May 7, 2017
Episode 7, A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

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10 in 10

  1. Darksiders 3 Announced by THQ Nordic.
  2. Gamer inadvertently buys Starcraft sourcecode
  3. First 3 DLC Characters for Injustice 2 unveiled
  4. NBA 2K eSports League announces their inaugural teams
  5. Microsoft’s Project Scorpio has OLED screen on the front
  6. New regulations forces Blizzard to list loot odds.
  7. .Nintendo Skipping E3 for 2nd consecutive year
  8. Sony Announces Conference Date and Time
  9. E3 Coliseum Announced
  10. E3 PC Gaming Show Returns

Music: Funky West Side Beat 2 Hip Hop 2010 John David Thomas - Royalty Free Music - Amazon ID 215543882

May 1, 2017

Show Notes: April 30, 2017
Episode 46, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Weekly Icebreaker

What classic niche 90’s game would you like to see re-released and/or remastered?

Trenell - Vectorman

Todd - ToeJam and Earl & Primal Rage

Top 5 News Stories

  1. May PS+ games announced
  2. Match fixing scandal hits Overwatch
  3. Nintendo Announces New 2DS XL for 149.99
    • No cross play
    • “Easy” combo system
    • Going back to MvC2 Button Layout
    • No “assists” Replaced with Tag button and Gem button
    • Round based “first for series”
    • Tag system works similar to SFxT. Tagie will not take double damage.
    • DHC “Delayed Hyper Combo” are still in the game
    • Combo Breaker will cost 2 bars of meter. Will not be free
    • Advancing Guard returns, Can reflect projectiles
    • Combos from throws will scale damage down
    • Infinity stones works like groves from CvSnk Has 2 abilities. Works like a revenge meter. 3 of 6 have been shown off.
  4. Marvel VS Capcom Story and Gameplay trailers and details
  1. Sonic Forces Green Hill Zone Gameplay

Quick Hits

Long Form - The introduction of match fixing in eSports

Apr 29, 2017

April 29, 2017
Episode 6, A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

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10 in 10

  1. May PS+ games announced
  2. Match fixing scandal hits Overwatch
  3. RDR Mod for GTA V gets knocked down
  4. Marvel VS Capcom Story and Gameplay trailers and details
  5. Injustice 2 Leak confirms Joker
  6. Vivendi may complete hostile takeover of Ubisoft by end of year
  7. Altus steps back and apologizes
  8. How to end an eSports career in 30 seconds
  9. 90’s campfest Nightrap gets a remake for current gen

Nintendo Announces New 2DS XL for 149.99

Apr 25, 2017

Show Notes: April 24, 2017
Episode 45, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Weekly Icebreaker Thoughts on the game quality of Games for gold and PS+ for the start of 2017

Todd - Quality has regressed since the ending of 2016 for XBL and PS+, outside of 1 great game has been ho hum.

Trenell - Similar feelings, has not been excited with many of the offerings so far in 2017, especially since several of the games were already in his library.

Top 5 News Stories

  1. May Games for Gold announced.
  2. Is G2A digging it’s own grave?
  3. Valve looking to cut down on DoTA Smurfs.
  4. Twitch expanding who can earn money.
  5. More quality of life tweaks coming to XB1 UI.

Quick Hits

Long Form Discussion - The evolution of game media

Apr 15, 2017

April 15, 2017
Episode 5, A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

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10 in 10

  1. Overwatch’s new event - Uprising - goes live
  2. Microsoft to begin offering self service refunds in the Xbox Live store
  3. Porsche now available in  Forza Horizon 3
  4. Sonic Runners Adventure leaked. New mobile game.
  5. Bayonetta released on PC. Sega has more PC ports coming down the line.
  6. Bethesda to demo first hour of Prey
  7. Gearbox partners with G2A, sparks controversy
  8. Nintendo discontinues NES Classic
  9. Nintendo Switch sells over 900k units
  10. Nintendo Direct Recap
Apr 11, 2017

Show Notes: April 10, 2017
Episode 43, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Weekly Icebreaker-What should Microsoft officially name Project Scorpio?

Todd - Xbox One Elite

Trenell - Same...not sure what else it could be called.

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Microsoft releases Project Scorpio Specs
  2. Twitch to start selling games
  3. THQ Nordic makes Playstation Humble Bundle available
  4. Atlus released strict guidelines for streaming & gameplay capture for Persona
  1. Gamestop possibly suffers security breach on website

Quick Hits

Long Form Discussion- Developers attempting to restrict streaming of their games/Project Scorpio

 

Apr 8, 2017

April 8, 2017
Episode 4, A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

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10 in 10

  1. Microsoft releases Project Scorpio Specs
  2. Twitch to start selling games
  3. Jak and Daxter classics coming to PS4
  4. THQ Nordic makes Playstation Humble Bundle available
  5. Blizzard wins suit brought against Overwatch cheat maker
  6. Atlus released strict guidelines for streaming & gameplay capture for Persona 5
  7. Microsoft ends free Kinect adapter for Xbox 1S program
  8. BAFTA announces 2016 game award winners
  9. Full Summer Awesome Games Done Quick Runners and Games list is now live

PSA: Gamestop possibly suffers security breach on website

Apr 3, 2017

Show Notes: April 2, 2017
Episode 42, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Weekly Icebreaker-April fools day and tech/gaming news, your thoughts.

  1. Todd - No a big fan, especially when they are unrealistic products or games
  2. Trenell - Enjoys them, especially when it is feasible

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Sony announces April PS+ free games
  2. Xbox One’s dashboard update available now to the public
  3. End of the line for Mad Catz
  4. Overwatch Worldcup getting set for it’s 2017 launch
  5. Sega Genesis Exclusive Paprium Trailer and pre orders now available.

Quick Hits

Long Form Discussion- April Fools jokes in gaming

Apr 1, 2017

April 1, 2017
Episode 3, A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

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10 in 10

  1. Sega Genesis is getting a new release - Paprium
  2. Sony announces April PS+ free games
  3. Xbox One’s dashboard update available now to the public
  4. MLG has banned “The Peacekeeper” in their next For Honor competitive tournament
  5. Overwatch Worldcup getting set for it’s 2017 launch
  6. Playstation 4 Pro gets 4k video file support
  7. Third party hardware maker    Mad Catz shuts its doors
  8. Destiny 2 announced, complete with trailers
  9. Star Wars Battlefront sequel announced
  10. Out of the Rumor mill: Several titles appear to be lined up to showcase Project Scorpio
Mar 27, 2017

Show Notes: March 26, 2016
Episode 41, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Weekly Icebreaker  - Digital or physical for consoles? The last time you purchased a physical PC game

Todd - Digital copies, for game sharing and convenience. Purchased a physical copy of the latest SimCity

Trenell - Physical copies for the nostalgia. Couldn’t recall ever buying a physical PC game

Top 5 News Stories

  1. April Games with Gold announced.
  2. Nintendo fixes left Joy-Con for future consoles
  3. Latest PS4 update causing WiFi connectivity issues
  4. Nintendo admits Super Mario Run did not meet expectations
  5. GameStop closing 150 stores worldwide

Quick Hits

Long Form Discussion- Effects of digital downloads on brick and mortar specialty stores

Mar 25, 2017

March 25, 2017
Episode 2, A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

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10 in 10

  1. Nintendo fixes left Joy-Con for future consoles
  2. Microsoft to release a new controller series, The Tech Series, for Xbox One
  3. Microsoft starting to roll out the next XB1 update to Xbox Insiders
  4. April Games with Gold announced
  5. Nintendo admits Super Mario Run did not meet expectations
  6. NiOH getting free content in upcoming update
  7. GameStop closing 150 stores worldwide
  8. Capcom giving PC players a free glimpse into new features coming to CFN
  9. Latest PS4 update causing WiFi connectivity issues
  10. Out of the Rumor Mill: 2017 Call of Duty to be “Call of Duty WWII
Mar 20, 2017

Show Notes: March 19, 2016
Episode 40, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Updates/Corrections

  1. Mass Effect: Andromeda releases March 21st no March 28th as mentioned last episode

Weekly Icebreaker - Memorable moment in original Mass Effect Trilogy

Todd - Tali committing suicide in Mass Effect 3

Trenell - The (disappointing) Mass Effect 3 ending

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Street Fighter V balance update due out in April
    1. Sonic Mania delayed from Spring until summer, new gameplay trailer released
    2. Sonic Project 2017 is now Sonic Forces, complete with gameplay trailer
  2. Sonic news
  3. eSports arena being built in Washington DC
  4. Suspensions handed out in For Honor, bans may also be coming
  5. Sony bringing PS4 titles to PS Now service

Quick Hits

Long Form Discussion- Region specific censorship

Upcoming Street Fighter New Challenger Events

EU - March 24th, 2017 2pm EDT/6pm GMT

Beginners 0-3999 -http://newchallenger.challonge.com/grl7gu4x

NA - March 26, 2017 3pm EDT/7pm GMT

0-7499 - http://newchallenger.challonge.com/w0ra36zj


Congratulations The Street Fighter New Challengers’ EU Underdog Bronze/Silver S2T5 champion @Meemunsson.

Mar 18, 2017

March 18, 2017
Episode 1, A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

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10 in 10

  1. Washington D.C. to build eSports arena, sponsor eSports
  2. Sony bringing PS4 exclusives to PS NOW
  3. Osira goes live on consoles and PC on 3.21
  4. Suspensions and banscoming to For Honor XP farmers
  5. Street Fighter 5 balance update coming in April
  6. PS3 Production comes to an end in Japan (and that’s everywhere)
  7. Sonic Mania delayed until summer.
  8. Project Sonic 2017 is officially Sonic Forces, with gameplay footage.
  9. Cliffy B’s Lawbreaker’s closed beta kicked off this week.
  10. Super Mario Run! Comes to Google Play store next week, March 23rd
Mar 13, 2017

Show Notes: March 12, 2016
Episode 39, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Weekly Icebreaker - What are you currently playing?

Todd - Horizon: Zero Dawn, For Honor and Destiny.

Trenell - Horizon: Zero Dawn, NieR: Automata and NiOH

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Jeff Kaplan issues warning to Overwatch XP farmers
  2. Sony system update 2.5 went live 3.9.17
  1. Quake Champions going the free to play route
  2. UbiSoft details Division year 2 - free expansions
  3. Bungie revives original raids in Destiny send off

Quick Hits

Long Form Discussion - Free to play model.

SF New Challenger Upcoming Tournament Schedule

NA March Schedule (3PM EDT/7PM GMT)
March 19: 0-3999 - http://newchallenger.challonge.com/jjfpbckn
March 26: 0-7499 - http://newchallenger.challonge.com/w0ra36zj

EU March Tournament Schedules! (2PM EDT/6PM GMT)
March 24th: Beginners 0-3999 -http://newchallenger.challonge.com/grl7gu4x
March 31st: GOLD 0-7499 -http://newchallenger.challonge.com/2slzqwd8

Congratulations to our EU Underdog Bronze/Silver S2T5 champion, @Meemunsson.

Mar 6, 2017

Show Notes: March 5, 2016
Episode 38, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Weekly Icebreaker-Weekend movie pick

Trenell - Logan, a must see, best movie in the series

Todd - Dr. Strange, cool concept, atypical superhero movie

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Microsoft to launch subscription game service - Game Pass
    1. Confirmed Games
  1. March PS+ games announced
  2. Microsoft launches Xbox Live Creators Program
  3. New Challengers Street Fighter V player finds new tech. Internet goes crazy!
  4. GDC News

Quick Hits

  • Destiny gear won’t make it to Destiny 2
  • New Overwatch character revealed, Osira. A robot centaur.

Long Form Discussion - Nintendo Switch Launch

Don’t forget to check out Streetfighter New Challengers Discord group and tournaments.

See the upcoming tournament schedule below:

North American March Schedule - tournaments start at 3PM EST (8:00PM GMT)

March 19: 0-3999 - http://newchallenger.challonge.com/jjfpbckn
March 26: 0-7499 - http://newchallenger.challonge.com/w0ra36zj

EU March Tournament Schedule - Tournaments start at 2PM EST (7:00PM GMT)

March 10th: Beginners 0-3999 -http://newchallenger.challonge.com/i7anyeip
March 24th: Beginners 0-3999 -http://newchallenger.challonge.com/grl7gu4x
March 31st: GOLD 0-7499 -http://newchallenger.challonge.com/2slzqwd8

Feb 28, 2017

Show Notes: February 27, 2016
Episode 37, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Updates/Corrections

  1. Halo Wars 2 released on 2.21, not 2.7. Early impressions were based off of the beta

Weekly Icebreaker - A control scheme that surprised you - good or bad - in a game

Trenell - Motions controls, OK when they worked well, but not when they were forced in a game

Todd - Analog triggers, especially as used in racing games

Top 5 News Stories

  1. March Games with Gold announced.
  2. Zenimax seeks to halt Oculus sales.
  3. Nintendo continues to protect it’s IPs.
  4. Nintendo Switch games won’t need install from carts.
  5. D.I.C.E. awards roundup. Winner’s list

Quick Hits

Long Form Discussion - Control schemes in games, have they peaked or is there still room for improvement

Feb 20, 2017

Show Notes: February 19, 2016
Episode 36, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Updates/Corrections

  1. Blizzard expanding efforts to thwart South Korean cheaters

Weekly Icebreaker - Expectations of recent releases - met or not

Trenell - NiOH exceeded expectations

Todd - For Honor met expectations

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Nintendo announces DLC for Breath of the Wild
  2. Sony’s PS Now service will only support PS4 and Windows PCs starting 8.15.17
  3. Twitch competitor Beam has rolled out to XB1 insiders
  4. Gamer “receives” early Switch shipment.

 

  • News Bites

 

Long Form Discussion - Faulty Netcode at launch

Feb 13, 2017

Show Notes: February 12, 2016
Episode 35, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Special Guests

Yama Habib BKA MountLover on Twitter @mountlovergames. Also catch Yama hosting weekend SFV tournaments at twitch.tv/mountlover  orhttps://www.twitch.tv/redditfighting.

You can also find Yama with Trenell at Try2Games.

Omorede Young of Infinite Inventory fame. Go to the Infinite Inventory YouTube Channel and give a follow on Twitter @InfiniteInvento




Updates/Corrections

  1. Ultimate Marvel VS. Capcom 3 wins 2017 Evo fan poll
    1. $10K of Donations from Pokken Tournament going toward events in 2017

Weekly Icebreaker - Favorite video game rivalry, i.e Mario vs Sonic  etc.

O - Street Fighter vs. King of Fighters

Todd - EA Sports vs 2K Sports and Battlefield vs Call of Duty

Trenell - Mario vs. Sonic (circa 1990’s) and Streets of Rage vs Final Fight

Yama - Mega Man vs Zero

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Valve is shuttering Greenlight Program
  2. Humble Bundle is becoming a game publishing company
  3. Yandere Dev finally gets a response from twitch
  4. SFV Second Season 2 Character Revealed! Kolin to be released Feb 28
  5. NBA teams up with 2K Sports for professional eSports basketball league



Long Form Discussion - Cheating in online gaming and eSports.

Feb 6, 2017

Show Notes: February 5, 2016
Episode 34, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Weekly Icebreaker   

What recent demo(s) have you played that or has changed your opinion on the game?

Todd - For Honor, The Division and Destiny

Trenell - NiOH and For Honor

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Sony FINALLY announces free PS+ games for February
  2. 2.5 million PlayStation and Xbox users have info stolen - Check here if you think you are affected
  3. Freedom Planet 2 Sample Version/SRB 2 Top Down Demo
  4. Resident Evil 7 Escape Experience National Tour
  5. PS4 finally getting external HDD support. PS4 Pro gets a “boost” mode in latest update


Long Form Discussion-Let's Talk Game Demos and Betas

Jan 31, 2017

Show Notes: January 30, 2017
Episode 33, A Weekly Gaming News Show

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Weekly Icebreaker - What do you prefer, AR or VR?

Todd - VR

Trenell - VR

 

Top 5 News Stories   

 

  1. February’s Games With Gold announced by Microsoft
  2. Square Enix making Avengers game(s)
  3. Gears of War 4 going Crossplay (PC vs XB1) for real
  4. Evo 2017 Lineup announced. Final game up to fan vote.
  5. Cheaters in Pokemon Sun and Moon get the banhammer




Long Form Discussion - Gaming tech: VR/AR

Jan 23, 2017

Show Notes: January 22, 2017
Episode 32, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Updates/Corrections

  • Xbox shows off speedy new dashboard

Weekly Icebreaker - Most Annoying part of online gaming.

Todd - Players refusing to play objective in objective game modes (capture the flag, control etc.)

Trenell - Ragequitting.

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Resident Evil 7 a play anywhere title on Xbox One/PC.
  2. EA skipping E3 for second year in a row, in favor of EA Play 2017
  3. UbiSoft acquires Freestyle Games from Activision
  4. Super Mario RUN! to release in March for Android
  5. Tough week in 3rd party support for Nintendo’s Switch


Long Form Discussion -Publisher Spotlight: Electronic Arts





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