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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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Aug 28, 2017

Show Notes: August 27, 2017

Episode 63, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Weekly Icebreaker- What is your all time favorite controller through the years

Trenell - Sega Genesis/360 Controller

Todd - Sega Genesis 6 button

Quick Hits

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Sony continues to block cross platform play.
  2. September Games with Gold announced
  3. Overwatch News Round-Up
  4. Gamestop testing rental service in Australia
  5. New Injustice 2 characters includes Hellboy

Long Form - Unlikely Crossovers in games

Aug 26, 2017

A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

Episode 22, August 26, 2017

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10 in10

  1. Overwatch News - Junkertown, changes to D. Va,  Mercy & competitive seasons
  2. September Games with Gold announced
  3. Gamestop testing rental service in Australia
  4. Telltale games bringing titles to Switch
  5. Mario vs Rabbids getting Season Pass
  6. New Injustice 2 characters includes Hellboy
  7. Sony continues to block cross platform play
  8. Rare confirms Sea of Thieves will have cross platform play
  9. The demise of Mass Effect may be vastly exaggerated
  10. Today in Odd crossovers - FFXV getting AC inspired DLC

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

Aug 21, 2017

Show Notes: August 20, 2017

Episode 62, A Weekly Gaming News Show
Site - http://aweeklygamingnewsshow.libsyn.com/podcast    
Twitter - @AWGamingNS        
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/AWGNS/
YouTube - https://www.tinyurl.com/AWGamingNS

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Weekly Icebreaker-Name an annoying gaming hardware design that can easily be fixed

Todd -  Button layout on Nintendo Switch

Trenell - Not enough USB ports on PS4

Quick Hits

Top 5 News Stories

  1. UbiSoft sponsored For Honor tournament won by an exploit
  2. Playstation Experience returning - With CapCom Cup in tow
  3. Psyonix is starting a Rocket League College League
  4. No further updates for Mass Effect: Andromeda
  5. Nintendo Switch tops NPD in July

Long Form - Exploits in competitive games vs exploits in non-competitive games

Aug 20, 2017

A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

Episode 21 August 19, 2017

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10 in10

  1. UbiSoft sponsored For Honor tournament won by an exploit
  2. Crackdown 3 delayed until 2018
  3. Playstation Experience returning - With CapCom Cup in tow
  4. Psyonix is starting a Rocket League College League
  5. Battle.Net keeping it’s name after all - sort of
  6. Nintendo Switch tops NPD in July
  7. Yakuza 6 gets a western release date
  8. Xbox One X getting a special Day 1 Edition
  9. In-game reporting coming to console versions of Overwatch
  10. No further updates for Mass Effect: Andromeda

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

Aug 14, 2017

Show Notes: August 13, 2017

Episode 61, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Twitter - @AWGamingNS        
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/AWGNS/
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Weekly Icebreaker-Whatcha playin vol. 5

Trenell  - A lot of sonic leading up to Sonic Mania release

Todd - Overwatch, AC - Syndicate, Watchdogs 2

Quick Hits

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Xbox news
  1. Sonic Mania adding competitive mode
    • Street date broken. Switch version fully playable.
  2. No Man’s Sky getting new story content and multiplayer
  3. Team Liquid wins The International Grand Finals
  1. Could eSports make it to the Olympics

Long Form - Is there an eSports bubble?

Aug 13, 2017

A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

Episode 20 August 12, 2017

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10 in10

  1. Could eSports make it to the Olympics
  2. AM2R developer gets job working on Ori sequel
  3. Alpha Ring Xbox Insiders preview fall update.
  4. Project Cars 2 will be better on XB1X
  5. Playstation 4 5.0 firmware leaked
  6. Horizon Zero Dawn DLC dated
  7. Deathmatches coming to Overwatch
  8. Pre-ordering NBA Live 18 gets you a $20 discount.
  9. No Man’s Sky getting new story content and multiplayer
    1. Street date broken. Switch version fully playable.
  10. Sonic Mania adding competitive mode

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

Aug 7, 2017

Show Notes: August 6, 2017

Episode 60, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Twitter - @AWGamingNS        
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/AWGNS/
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Weekly Icebreaker- Why do you prefer console/PC?

Yama - PC

Trenell - Console

Todd - Console

Quick Hits

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Sonic Mania Special Stages, Bonus Stages and Time Attack
  2. League of Legends getting a reality show
  3. The International 2017 taking place August 7th-12th, with a prize pool of almost $24 million, the biggest in eSports history...again (last year’s record was $20.7M)
  4. Bioware Montreal is merging with Motive Studios
  5. Rocket League getting AI powered banning

Long Form - How much longer until Consoles and PC gain parity?

Aug 6, 2017

A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

Episode 19 August 5, 2017

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10 in10

  1. “iDom” makes “Punk” rage quit
  2. Weapon design contest for Monster Hunter World
  3. Niantic postpones European Pokémon GO! Events
  4. Overwatch’s Summer Event Returns
  5. Battlefield PTR coming to consoles
  6. NBA Live ‘18 adds WNBA teams
  7. Sonic Mania Special Stages, Bonus Stages and Time Attack
  8. League of Legends getting a reality show
  9. Bioware Montreal is merging with Motive Studios
  10. Rocket League getting AI powered banning

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

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