# 275 “DC Games”

This week we discuss;

Microsoft backs epic dispute with Apple

Oculus to require Facebook login to continue to work

Bluesnews Oculus Article

New DC games coming:

Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League – by Rocksteady

Gotham Knight – by Rocksteady

Official Game Play Video

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 Founders Edition Potentially Pictured: 3-slot Behemoth!

NVIDIA RTX 3000 Series Rumored Pricing: RTX 3090 for $1399, RTX 3080 for $799, RTX 3070 for $599 and RTX 3060 for $399

Hitman 3 an Epic Exclusive

Call of duty Black Ops Cold War Confirmed, details next week

EA play coming to steam this month

The Value in XBox Game Pass is astounding – so long as you have time to play. List of August and first week of Sept Games. Not listed which is included is the newly released MS Flight Simulator

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# 274 “Vikings are the new Zombie”

This week we discuss;

Animal Crossing: NH is Japan’s second-biggest selling game of all time.

        -Only Pokemon Red/Green/Blue has sold more
        -June 30, 2020 Game Data Library on Twitter New Horizon had sold 7,150,000 copies but since has pushed 7.5mil sales beating out Pokemon Gold/Silver 

        -Pokemon Red/Green/Blue has sold 10,230,000 copies 

(Did/Does anyone still own Red/Green/Blue? Still have my Blue!-Whit)

Braid Anniversary Edition coming in 2021

Spider-man is confirmed DLC for Marvel’s Avengers – for Playstation only

New Battletoads game coming August 20th

Sega will port more new and old games after Persona 4 Golden’s success

Horizon Zero Dawn Complete Edition PC Issues

At least one (now former) exec at Ubisoft is allegedly a douchebag

EA execs are racing them straight to the bottom

Meanwhile Blizzard execs are all screaming WE’LL SEE YOU IN HELL

Viking Way game announcment

EA Access to become EA Play

Epic is suing Apple

Steam game festival Autmn Edition Announced

I ordered a new toy – November 2020 delive

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# 273 “Festive BC Day Canada”

This week we discuss;

Playlists:

Jim – Total War Britannia way too much

Curls – Death Stranding on Windows, spawn of new YT channel The Wanginator

Whitney – League, mainly cat sitting

News:

NVIDIA in Advanced Talks to Acquire Arm from SoftBank

Horizon Zero Dawn Complete Edition Specs

Gabe Newell Would Prefer a Xbox Series X over the PlayStation 5

Star Wars: The Old Republic on Steam

Marvel’s Avengers Beta Plans

Iron Conflict Announced, looks cool

New Fable Revealed

Stalker 2 Official Trailer

Dragon Age 4 Status Report

Intel 7nm CPUs Delayed by a Year, Alder Lake in 2H-2021, Other Commentary from Intel Management

TSMC Allocation the Next Battleground for Intel, AMD, and Possibly NVIDIA

TSMC Doesn’t See Intel as Long-Term Customer, Unlikely to Build Additional Capacity for It

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# 272 “About Karen”

This week we discuss;

Henry Cavill builds a PC and breaks the internet

Humble extends is summer bundle sale time

Microsoft Flight Simulator to have In-Game Store to purchase mods

Metacritic implements 36hr waiting period to combat review bombing

Watch Dogs 2 make-up giveaway

US Video Game Sales all time high

Over-rated walking simulator called “death stranfing” is releasing on Epic.

Halo 3 released on PC

The AFK Podcast is a production of the ten6gaming community.  You can find the AFK podcast at theafkpodcast.net  There you will find links to our steam group, and more.  Join our Discord for more pc gaming and hardware discussion.

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# 271 “Steam Summer Sale”

This week we discuss;

Playlists;

Jim

  • Total War Thrones of Brittania
  • Skyrim

Logun

  • Starcraft 2
  • Diablo 2 (Hellfire purchased through GOG)
  • Diablo 3
  • Bloodborne
  • Star Mazer DSP
  • Civ 5
  • SuperHot VR

Whitney

  • Frostpunk
  • Fallout: New Vegas

Curls

  • Lego Star Wars
  • Borderlands 3
  • The Last of Us Part II

News;

New World Delayed

Sony buys stake in Epic Games

Far Cry 6 Detail Leak

Steam News Hub Changes

Viking Vengeance This Year

  • Rouge lite dungeon crawler

Mafia Definitive Edition Delayed

Halo 3 for PC July 14

A Bunch of wow servers merged

  • Oh death, ohhh death, won’t you spare me over another year.

Amazon Plans a Fallout TV Series with Westworld creators

  • War, war never changes

Ubisoft hosts Play Forward 2020 – twitch stream has half a million viewers

Topics:

Steam Sale – What did you buy?

Logun – 3 games queued up but didn’t pull the trigger:

  • They are billions
  • 20XX
  • Cursed Castilla

What are we streaming?

Jim – Parks and Rec, Westworld, rewatching Vikings because I love them.

Logun – Star Wars Clone Wars because it is SSSOOOOOOOOO GOOOOOD!!!!!

Whitney- Homecoming seasons 1&2, Upload, Penny Dreadful: City of Angels (Finished them allll)

Curls – The Walking Dead

Community News
Games currently being played by our community;

CODMW

Division 2

Deep Rock Galactic

Snow Runner

Warframe

Killing Floor 2

Valorent

Each game has its own chat so just post up if you’re looking for someone to play with.  We are still growing our discord so be patient.

We don’t closely monitor twitter anymore.  If you want to talk about games, or interact with us, join our Discord.

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# 270 “Thor”

This week we discuss;

Playlist and what we bought on Steam Summer sale if anything.

Flynn 

– Skyrim

– CODMW

–  Borderlands 3 (wasn’t impressed so refunded)

Deep Rock Galactic

Detroit Become Human, and I don’t get it. 

Steam Sale; Deep Rock Galactic, Total War Britannia, Beyond Two Souls, Heavy Rain, Greed Fall, Terminator Resistance, Atlas

Whitney- ARAMS (LoL), Valorant

Logun – Civ 4, Civ 5, Star Craft 2, Metal Slug X, Superhot (VR)

DAWNGATTTEEE Kickstarter w/ special guest Thor (twitch.tv/thor)

Pokemon Snap Announced

        –Pokemon Unite (moba)

Microsoft is ending Mixer

1Million Dollar LoTR games pitch

Cyberpunk 2077 Delayed again – Nov 19th

What are we streaming?

Jim – Finished Vikings (worst ending ever, cause no season 7) giving up on “Community and moving over to “Parks and Rec”.  Westworld when I have time.

Whitney- Audio Books

Logun – Star Wars Clone Wars Season 5

Low turn-out for v-lan but I am not discouraged.  Future events may just be game nights with a 4 hour time frame.

Games (at least that I’m aware of) currently being played by our community,

  •  CODMW 
  • Deep Rock Galactic 
  • Killing Floor 2
  • The Division 2
  • Valorant
  • Snow Runner
  • GTA V
  • Warframe 

We don’t closely monitor twitter anymore.  If you want to talk about games, or interact with us, join our Discord.

The AFK Podcast is a production of the ten6gaming community.  You can find the AFK podcast at theafkpodcast.net  There you will find links to our steam group, and more.  Join our Discord for more pc gaming and hardware discussion.



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# 269 “PC Gamer Show”

This week we discuss;

PS5 reveal

Spiderman: Miles Morales

Horizon Forbidden West

Torchlight 3

Elite Dangerous Odyssey

Humankind

Icarus

Evil Geniuses 2

Prodeus

Project Wingman

Everspace 2

Chivalry 2

The Forgotten City

Cartel Tycoon

Alaloth Champions of the 4 Kingdoms

Amulet of Chaos

The Last Campfire

Haven

Epic Game Store Exclusives:

sMortal Shell

Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1&2

Phantom Brigade

Gundam style action game

Iron Harvest

World War 2 strategy game

Assassins Creed Valhalla 

Godfall

Blightbound

3player co-op dungeon crawler

Different art style similar to Darkest Dungeon

Tone Deaf Character design – changes coming for Little Devil Inside

Star Citizen tops 300million 

Star Wars Squadrons Reveal Monday

US May Sales Chart

More EA Games Return to Steam

Gods and Monsters accidentally available on Stadia

AT&T Selling Off Warner Bros. Interactive 

The AFK Podcast is a production of the ten6gaming community.  You can find the AFK podcast at theafkpodcast.net  There you will find links to our steam group, and more.  Join our Discord for more pc gaming and hardware discussion.

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# 268 “Delayed”

This week we discuss;

Remasters/Rumours:

Delayed Gaming Events:

More EA Games now on Steam – EA Access coming too..?

Steam Top Ten

North American Final Fantasy Fan Fest Cancelled

The AFK Podcast is a production of the ten6gaming community.  You can find the AFK podcast at theafkpodcast.net  There you will find links to our steam group, and more.  Join our Discord for more pc gaming and hardware discussion.


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# 267 “New Game Anxiety”

This week we discuss;

Cyberpunk 2077 Still on Track for September

Handsome Jack Collection free on Epic this week

Humble Bundle May is out – and there is a repeat offering with X-COM 2

Baldurs Gate 3 details coming next week

Call of Duty Warzone has added Duo’s

The Witcher Bewitches Millions

Green Man Gaming Celebrates 10th Birthday with New Community Site

Steam Cloud Play Beta Launches

Blizzcon 2020 Cancelled

Quantic Steam Next Month

The AFK Podcast is a production of the ten6gaming community.  You can find the AFK podcast at theafkpodcast.net  There you will find links to our steam group, and more.  Join our Discord for more pc gaming and hardware discussion.


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TEN6GAMING “Virtual LAN Party”

We are once again hosting a “Virtual LAN Party” in our Discord on Saturday June 20th 2020 starting at 11am and going until 2am Sunday morning.

 

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