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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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Sep 30, 2017

A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

Episode 27,September 30, 2017

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10 in10

  1. PS+ Games for October announced
  2. October”s Games with Gold Announced
  3. More details on the upcoming AtariBox
  4. SAG-AFTRA negotiates deal - VG voice actors are back
  5. The NBA 2K esports league to begin May 2018
  6. Atlus slaps RPCS3 with DMCA takedown of emulator compatible with Persona 5
  7. Valve yanks more than 150 games from Steam
  8. 1 million players welcome Fortnite’s Battle Royal Mode
  9. Nintendo bars partners from live streaming on YouTube
  10. PUBG team being spun-off as an independent entity by Bluehole

   

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

Sep 25, 2017

Show Notes: September 24, 2017

Episode 67, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Corrections/Updates

  • Last week we mentioned new Overwatch League teams. We mistakenly gave the team count as 12 and 13. The correct number is 11 and 12.

Weekly Icebreaker - Should Video game conventions be open to the public?  

Quick Hits

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Epic Games “accidently” activates cross platform play in Fortnite- PS4 vs XB1
  2. Blizzard’s Overwatch League set to start first season on January 10th, 2018
  3. 2K Games VS The Sixth Axis (NBA 2K18 Review)
  4. Battleborn’s last content update coming this fall
  5. TGS 2017 Wrap-Up

Long Form - Where do you want the game industry to go for the next evolution?


Sep 23, 2017

A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

Episode 26,September 23, 2017

 
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10 in10

  1. Epic Games “accidently” activates cross platform play in Fortnite- PS4 vs XB1
  2. Epic Games announced a battle royal mode in Fortnite, Bluehole is not happy
  3. As predicted, Super Mario 64 Online taken down
  4. Blizzard’s Overwatch League set to start first season on January 10th, 2018
  5. September 27th, Blizzard will start perma-banning players.
  6. Battleborn’s last content update coming this fall
  7. Xbox Insiders update will allow 3rd party camera support
  8. The Duke, Original Xbox controller coming back
  9. Square Enix exploring FFXV on Nintendo Switch
  10. HTC to give 100% of sales to game developers starting October

   

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

Sep 18, 2017

Show Notes: September 17, 2017

Episode 66, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Weekly Icebreaker - What is the most toxic online community in a game you have experienced?

Quick Hits

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Nintendo News
  2. New XB1 tech to reduce game install sizes
  3. Uncharted/Last of Us director leaves Naughty Dog
  4. The Rumor Mill! Shenmue, Shenmue II and Bayonetta + Vanquish Bundle
  5. Pewdie Pie’s livestream debacle

Long Form - How toxicity hurts gaming

Sep 16, 2017

A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

Episode 25,September 16, 2017

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10 in10

  1. New XB1 tech to reduce game install sizes
  2. Blizzard inks 2 new $20 Million  Overwatch Franchises
  3. Justin Wong not to compete in MvC:Infinite until October
  4. Uncharted/Last of Us director leaves Naughty Dog
  5. Nintendo Switch tops NA sales charts 2nd month in a row
  6. Nintendo extending sales of SNES classic/bringing back NES Classic
  7. Mega youtube streamer Pewdie Pie gets himself in trouble, yet again.
  8. Overwatch’s director, Jeff Kaplan, indicates development is slowed due to community toxicity
  9. Okami getting HD treatment for current gen
  10. Nintendo Direct round-up

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

Sep 11, 2017

Show Notes: September 3, 2017

Episode 64, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Corrections/Updates

  • Failed to mention that current stock of PSVR systems without camera included gets dropped from $399 to $349.



Weekly Icebreaker - What are your thoughts on “The Switch Tax?”

Trenell and Todd worry it could increase the price of games on all platforms.

Quick Hits

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Blizzard opening their own eSports arena in LA
  2. LA Noire coming to current gen consoles
  3. 17yo Overwatch player signs $150k contract
  4. You Tubers escape fines in CS:GO Lotto controversy
  5. Venture Beat Journalist Dean Takahashi is TERRIBLE at video games?

Long Form - Should a video game journalist be able to play games, as well as know the industry.

Sep 9, 2017

A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

Episode 24,September 9, 2017

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10 in10

  1. Blizzard opening their own eSports arena in LA
  2. You Tubers escape fines in CS:GO Lotto controversy
  3. LA Noire coming to current gen consoles
  4. Steam blocked in Malaysia
  5. Sonic Mania PC DRM cracked
  6. The promise of KBM support for XB1 lives
  7. Pokemon GO! European live events to kick-off
  8. Steam version Killer Instinct will be cross play compatible
  9. 17yo Overwatch player signs $150k contract
  10. SouthPark: The Fractured But Whole’s difficulty increases changes the character’s skin tone.

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

Sep 4, 2017

Show Notes: September 3, 2017

Episode 64, A Weekly Gaming News Show
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Twitter - @AWGamingNS        
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Weekly Icebreaker-Would what you like to see out of The Tokyo Game Show

Trenell - Microsoft with a strong showing

Todd - 4K content from Japanese devs

Quick Hits

Top 5 News Stories

  1. Sonic Mania PC comes with heavy handed DRM
  2. Free PS+ Games for September announced
  3. Mixer Updates
  4. 30th Anniversary SFII SNES cartridge to be released
  5. Nintendo Indie Event Round-Up

Long Form - While we are all enamored with cross platform play, where are our cross platform saves/progression

Sep 3, 2017

A Weekly Gaming News 10 in 10

Episode 22, August 26, 2017

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10 in10

  1. Free PS+ Games for September announced
  2. XB1 users can stream Full HD to mixer - Users can stream iOS & Android games.
  3. Sonic Mania PC comes with heavy handed DRM
  4. Dead Rising 4 to make it to PS4 in December
  5. Original Xbox One discontinued
  6. Capcom releasing 30th Anniversary SNES cartridge
  7. PSVR getting a price drop
  8. Sonic Forces gets release date
  9. Don’t look for Overwatch in the Olympics
  10. Nintendo Indie Event Round-Up

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

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