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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 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 14, 2017

Show Notes: August 13, 2017

Episode 61, 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

Download our show on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In Radio or in your favorite podcasting app







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 7, 2017

Show Notes: August 6, 2017

Episode 60, 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

Download our show on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In Radio or in your favorite podcasting app






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?

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