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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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Jul 31, 2017

Show Notes: July 30, 2017
Episode 59, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Weekly Icebreaker- Is there a price point for Nintendo Online, PS+ or XBL that would make you walk away?

Quick Hits

Top 5 News Stories

  1. August PS+ Games announced
  2. August Xbox Games with Gold announced
  3. Dragon Ball FighterZ Beta pushed back
  4. For Honor getting dedicated servers
  5. Nintendo Switch sales are still hot.

Long Form - Does the value in online services (PS+, XBL Gold, Nintendo Online) equal the cost?

Jul 29, 2017

July 29, 2017
Episode 18

A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

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10 in10

  1. August Xbox Games with Gold announced
  2. August PS+ Games announced
  3. Wal-Mart cancels all SNES Classic pre-Orders
  4. Sims 4 coming to consoles in November
  5. Night Trap release date announced w/limited physical release 8/11
  6. Dragon Ball FighterZ Beta pushed back
  7. Sony raises PS+ prices in Europe and Australia
  8. Blizzard shuts down fan run WoW server
  9. For Honor getting dedicated servers
  10. FFXV Regalia heading to Forza Horizon 3

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

Jul 24, 2017

Show Notes: July 23, 2017
Episode 58, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Twitter - @AWGamingNS        
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/AWGNS/
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Weekly Icebreaker- Let’s talk about Archie Sonic Comics

Quick Hits

Top 5 News Stories

  1. More info on The Atari Box
  2. Nintendo Switch Voice Chat App drop
  3. Xbox One’s Creator’s corner open to alpha ring members
    1. Pokemon GO! Fest runs into trouble
    2. Pixelmon development stopped
  4. Legendary Pokemon comes to Pokemon GO!
  5. June 2017 NPD Numbers

Long Form - Milking Nostalgia

Jul 22, 2017

July 22, 2017
Episode 17

A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

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10 in10

  1. Doomfist is coming to production on Thursday, July 27th.
  2. Playstation 5.0 firmware is incoming
  3. Doom get’s aptly named 6.66 update.
  4. Legendary Pokemon make their way to Pokemon GO!
  5. More information has been released on the upcoming Atari Box
  6. Nintendo releases the Switch voice chat app for Android and iOS
  7. The Creator’s Corner is now available for Xbox Insiders.
  8. Another week another hammer dropped over a Nintendo IP.
  9. Ultra rare Nintendo game Stadium Events sells in auction
  10. June’s NPD numbers are in

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

Jul 21, 2017

Show Notes: July 17, 2017
Episode 57, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Weekly Icebreaker-Spiderman Homecoming

Quick Hits

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Astro Gaming acquired by Logitech
  2. First seven franchises announced for Overwatch League
  3. Valve bans over 40k users
  4. Kingdom Hearts 3 coming in 2018
  5. Congrats to Winners at EVO 2017

Long Form - News out of EVO 2017

  1. News out of EVO 2017
    • New SFV Character Abigail
    • Geese Howard in Tekken 7
    • EVO Japan 2018 will Include ARMS
    • Trunks Gameplay for Dragon Ball FighterZ
    • Jedua from Darkstalkers Joins Marvel VS Capcom Infinite
    • Blazblue Cross Tag Battle Reviled
    • Arika EX is more than a Aprils Fools Joke
Jul 10, 2017

Show Notes: July 9, 2017
Episode 56, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Twitter - @AWGamingNS        
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Weekly Icebreaker - What gaming types do you dislike

Todd - MOBA, mainly because of the difficulty in getting a team

    Trenell - MMO, the amount of time needed to stay current

Quick Hits

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Nintendo News
  1. Overwatch PTR Update - Brings Doom fist
  2. Uppercut Games - Former BioShock developers unveils new game
  3. Halo 5 will get 4k update for XB1X - All 360 Halo games being added to backwards compatibility
  4. Stream your Steam games to your Samsung TV without any add-ons

Long Form - Publisher Spotlight: Take Two Interactive

Jul 8, 2017

July 8, 2017
Episode 16

A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

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10 in10

  1. Trailergate - Sony posts then removes altered XB1X Anthem gameplay video
  2. Pokémon GO!: 750 million downloads/> $1.2 billion in revenue/65 million MAU
  3. Game gifting coming to Xbox One
  4. Is Bayonetta coming to The Switch
  5. Overwatch PTR Update - Brings Doom fist
  6. COD WW2 NOT coming to Switch
  7. Halo 5 will get 4k update for XB1X - All 360 Halo games being added to backwards compatibility
  8. Stream your Steam games to your Samsung TV without any add-ons
  9. Uppercut Games - Former BioShock developers unveils new game
  10. Splatoon 2 Nintendo Direct

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

Jul 3, 2017

 

 

Show Notes: July 2, 2017
Episode 55, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Twitter - @AWGamingNS        
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Weekly Icebreaker - Trophies or Achievements?

Todd & Trenell both prefer achievements, Todd mainly due to the numerical attachment and Trenell due to history.

 

Quick Hits

 

 

Top 5 News Stories

  1. SNES Classic launching this September - $80
  2. Games with Gold July line-up announced
  3. July PS+ Games Announced
  4. Fan made Halo game gets greenlight
  5. Sony pulls easy Trophy game from PSN

 

Long Form -Do Achievements/Trophies help or hurt gaming?

 

 

 

Jul 1, 2017

July 2, 2017
Episode 15

A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

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10 in10

  1. SNES Classic launching this September - $80
  2. Games with Gold July line-up announced
  3. July PS+ Games Announced
  4. Microsoft’s Ultimate Game Sale started on 6.30 runs through 7.10
  5. Rocket League finds another broadcast partner
  6. Fan made Halo game gets greenlight
  7. Sonic Amature Games Expo (SAGE) goes live from Sept 30 - Aug 7
  8. Microsoft adds 7 new games to their nascent Xbox Game Pass
  9. Original Starcraft gets remastered
  10. UbiSoft continues to fight off Vivendi

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

 

 

 

 

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