# 327 “Game Remakes are OK”

Demeo releases a PC edition – no VR required!

Epic Lego Partnership

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Under Performs But No Regrets from Sr. Creative Director

Gog.com Going Back to the Past

Valve is ramping up Steam Deck orders

Who knew Tencent had a game streaming service?

Max Payne 1 & 2 Remakes Planned

New Tomb Raider Announced

Steam Top Ten this week

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# 326 “Glory to Ukraine”

This podcast was named “Glory to Ukraine” to honor the brave men and women fighting for their freedom in Ukraine.  Our thoughts are with them.

This week we discuss;

Gran Turismo 7 will rejigger its game economy after backlash

Gran Turismo 7 players get a million free credits and ability to sell cars as Sony addresses troubled launch

Man Arrested for Killing Halo, Overwatch Voice Actress Christiane Louise

New Witcher Game Unveiled

PlayStation Game Pass Rival From Sony Nears Debut

Ghostwire: Tokyo Released

Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands Released

Activision Blizzard Facing Another Sexism Lawsuit

Court “Prepared to Approve” Activision Blizzard Lawsuit Settlement

FTC Requests Further Microsoft/Activision Merger Details

AMD FidelityFX Super Resolution 2.0 Will Support NVIDIA

Surprise! Intel launches the 5.5GHz Core i9-12900KS with no warning

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D is 9% faster than 5800X in leaked Geekbench multi-core test

Sierra Games is bringing a classic to VR

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# 325 “Busy Busy Busy”

This week we discuss;

EA leaving Humble

Analyst Michael Pachter Reckons PlayStation Is ‘Doomed.’

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla: Dawn of Ragnarök Dawns

Steam Deck Windows drivers are now available

PC Building Simulator 2 Announced

Activision/Microsoft Deal Prompts Insider Trading Investigation

Lost Ark Passes 20M Players

World of Warcraft Expansion Reveal Next Month

The SSI Gold Box Games are coming to Steam

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# 324 “Blame it on Laguardia”

Joining us this week;

Curls https://twitch.tv/thewanginator

Logun

Whitney

Play list
Jim 

  • SWTOR
    • Ran Ops with my guildies in Imperium Friday night and Saturday night, had a lot of fun.

Curls 

  • Gran Turismo 7
  • Horizon Forbidden West

Whitney

  • Nadda

Logun

  • Horizon Zero Dawn
  • Demeo

Epic Buys Music Service Bandcamp

Activi Blizzard and Epic pause game sales in Russia

Bandai Namco raises all salaries for all employees in Japan

Halo Infinite MP Leaves, and Co-op delayed

XBox Ultimate Gamepass is still awesome

Lost Ark Ban’s over a million bots

Dead Employee’s Family Sues Activision Blizzard

Topics
What are we streaming?

Whitney

  • Carol vs Joe (Peacock)
  • The Dropout (Hulu)

Curls

  • Family or Fiance

Logun

  • The Batman
  • Futurama

Jim

  • Just the news, cause..ww3
  • Microsoft Training 

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# 323 “Almost Decked Out”

This week we discuss;

Elden Ring looks to be the best game of the year already

Anyone on the first round of Steam Decks?

  • Logun – nope but I’m hoping I have one within a month for vacation?

Baldur’s Gate 3 might Leave Early Access in 2023

Netflix Doing a Film Adaptation of Bioshock

Star Citizen still not released

  • They are currently sitting at 438MM in funding

No Man’s Sky releases another FREE major update and still not done yet!

https://checkmydeck.herokuapp.com/

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# 322 “Discord Does What?”

This week we discuss;

Bungie gets acquired by Sony

GTA 6 Development is well underway

Varying degrees of playability for the SteamDeck

AC Valhalla: Dawn of Ragnarok

Lost Ark Debut

 

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# 321 “Hit or Miss”

This week we discuss;

God of War hits PC 

The Expanse: A Telltale Series Announced, And It’s Being Co-Developed By Deck Nine

Fortnite Playable on iOS again, but through a backdoor

E3 Will be online only (again)

Court Orders Youtuber off Roblox

Hold onto your shorts everything (hardware) is still getting (way) more expensive

Blizzard-
Microsoft to acquire Activision Blizzard

Big Payout for Bobby

Robert may have been looking at buying a publication to help change the narrative
Raven Software Strike Ended After Union Push

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# 318 “Because We Can’t Count

This week we discuss;

Hades, First to Win Hugo Awards

Halo Mess, Threats Made Over Subreddit

Tencent Aquires Turtle Rock Studios, Makers of Back4Blood

New Video Game Pulls In $55mil, With No Players

First Video Game Union Formed

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# 316 “Getting Right Into It”

This week we discuss;

Whitney takes to the host chair as Jim is truly AFK supporting his son’s hoop dreams.

UNCHARTED: Legacy of Thieves Collection Steam Listing

Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League First Gameplay Trailer

Ubisoft….

NFTs in Ubi’s games

Halo Infinite Campaign released

Game prices on the rise 

Stolen Breastmilk? (Blizzard) 

Cowboy Bebop cancelled

PS5 Matrix Awakens UE5 Demo

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# 315 “We Are Still Here”

This week we discuss;

Who remembers this?

2021 Golden Joystick Winners

Dragon Age Director Leaves BioWare

Epic Acquires Harmonix

Marvel MMO in the works

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