On this episode, Amazon Buys James Bond Studio MGM for $9 Billion, Virtua Fighter returns with a new PS4 exclusive, a new Nintendo Switch Pro listing briefly appears on Amazon Mexico and our lead story, the Sonic anniversary showcase. All that and more on episode 272 Rated G for Gamers.
On this month’s episode of Saturday Morning Retro, Dan and Dave talk about Peace Keepers for the SNES and Ratchet and Clank for the PS2 and Dan poses the question, “Do you need to finish a game to properly review it?”.
Recent news comes out about Sony getting into esports betting and it sheds some light on the acquisition of the EVO fighting game tournament. Also in the news, Geoff Keighley reveals details about Summer Game Fest, the internet scoffs at the Skyward Sword price tag take issue with the new Loftwing amiibo and one of the rarest Mega Man titles is getting a physical reprint. All that and Dave’s living that deck life on episode 271 of Rated G.
Capcom gets in some hot water when movie director says Resident Evil Village copied his monster designs, God of War Ragnarok release date reportedly delayed and PS5 has more than 25 exclusive games in active development. Dan and Dave wax poetic over It Takes Two and Dan has a gamer grief with Final Fantasy 7 Remake Intergrade. All that and more on episode 270 of Rated G for Gamers.
Limited Run Games is partnering with Xbox, Sony registers trademark for Sunset Overdrive and a leak from the Apple vs. Discord legal battle shows Walmart is entering the video game streaming business. All that and Dan signs the Days Gone 2 petition on episode 269 of Rated G.
At the top of the show, Dan’s got some retro shopping pro tips and Dave discusses the Falcon and the Winter Soldier. In the news, the PS5 State of Play for April drops and Ratchet and Clank looks sufficiently next gen, a golden Wii created for Queen Elizabeth II is being sold and Konami Won’t Be Attending E3 2021. All that and more on episode 268 of Rated G for Gamers.
Sony reverses it’s decision to close the PS Store on PS3 and Vita due to fan outcry, Super Nintendo World is temporarily shutting down due to lockdown protocols, Discord ends Talks with Microsoft buyout and the Last of Us 2 breaks game of the year record. All that and Dan rounds up the games coming out next month on episode 267 of Rated G for Gamers.
We have a special limited time giveaway of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla for Xbox One/Series X. One physical copy will be given to the lucky winner. Head on over to our Facebook, Twitter, YouTube or Instagram, like each episode post or video from episode 265 onward and leave a comment and tell us which Assassin’s Creed game is your favorite and why. Note that you can enter once per episode and once per social media service. This contest is open to US residents only and runs till the 15th of May. Good luck to everyone who enters.
On this month’s episode of Saturday Morning Retro, Dan and Dave talk about Def Jam Vendetta for the PS2 and Chrono Cross for the PS1, the 1 year anniversary of Saturday Morning Retro and their favorite retro consoles.
Capcom reveals all the new Resident Evil content coming out soon and boy is the demo release schedule unnecessarily complex. Also in the news, the PS4 clock battery could cause issues for users, Sony allegedly passed On Hideo Kojima’s next game and Bioshock goes open world. All that and revelations that aliens are real on episode 266 of Rated G for Gamers.