This weeks show is all over the place from Pokemon GO, to the Game Awards, to WTF is Kojima even and back to Pokemon. This weeks got something for everyone.
Three years ago the gaming culture nearly tore itself in half over such things as politics, ethics and harassment in gaming. It was gamers at their ugliest. But have we as a culture learned anything? Have we grown or applied any of the insights we cleaned from GamerGate? Probably not…but it’s time to re-examine and grow up. Other headlines include; Niantic is set to overhaul their first AR game, Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice proves you can get AAA quality without the budget and Scott Cawthon reveals the next step for FNAF.
There’s a real problem with the way that the gamer culture processes that which it doesn’t like. It’s time to acknowledge that tantrums aren’t the way to do that.
Gaming headlines include: Cards Against Humanity Saves America Campaign, Nintendo in Talks with Minions Studio to Make Mario Movie, and Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Releases. Plus, FEC gets a bit real today as Nate shares a personal message and the crew touch on the importance of mental health in gaming
Gaming headlines include: Super Mario Odyssey is the fastest selling Mario game in US, Niantic following up Pokemon Go with Harry Potter AR game, EA may skip yearly sports releases. Plus, Chris opens up about Hearthstones problems and Kali puts his chips in with the Banshee Queen
Gaming headlines include: Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp for mobile out next month, Microsoft is shutting down Kinect production, and Hellblade sales ‘better than expected’. Plus, The FEC crew honor a classic bit with a homage as they unveil their first ‘Juxtober’.
Gaming headlines include: World Of Warcraft legacy server disbands following alleged embezzlement, Crystal Dynamics tweets picture of Raziel making Legacy of Kain fans loose their minds and big Nintendo Switch update released, find out what it does! Plus, a conversation about the Visceral Studios shutdown.
Gaming headlines include: Epic Games suing two individuals over Fortnite cheats, Russia reportedly used Pokémon Go in an effort to inflame racial tensions, plus FEC talks about what it takes to survive in a world with so much content generation and also revisits the Rape Tavern of Azeroth…
Gaming headlines include: Star Wars Battlefront II’s multiplayer has been brought back from the dead, Former Square-Enix employee arrested for allegedly stocking up game consoles for resale, and Destiny 2 Players discover humorously elaborate raid exploit. Plus, thoughts and discussions on Bethesda’s Wonfenstien II: The New Colossus and their #NoMoreNazis campaign.