The day has come folks! Our resident RPG hater has come around and seen the light. Dan loves the FFVII Remake, both of your hosts do. It’s an amazing remake, perhaps the best and they discuss at the top of the show. In the news, Ubisoft announces a viking themed Assassin’s Creed game, Geoff Keighley has a massive game fest planned for the summer and the summer GDC is now going all digital.
Sony’s been causing quite a stir this past week. They drop out of their own Playstation Experience and now E3 2019. Rated G speculates on what this all means. Square-Enix revealed to be working on a new AAA title, Nintendo confirms that the N64 Classic isn’t coming any time soon and the PC Classic Kickstarter is live all in the news. Dan’s got a big pickup haul and Dave waxes poetic on Tetris Effect and the glorious PSVR gaming library. All this and more on episode 140 of Rated G for Gamers.
The rumor mill was in high gear this week. Forum poster by the name of Grezzo has some compelling predictions for Nintendo and the Switch this year. This is the same guy nailed almost of his predictions in 2017 for the Switch. Also in the news, Nintendo announces more details of it’s online service, Red Dead Redemption 2 gets a further delay and a solidified release date, and EA is set to bring back microtransactions to Battlefront II. And in our convo of the week, we get into open world games again and discuss when is open world too open world. All that and some Superbowl and superhero talk on episode 104 of Rated G for Gamers. www.ratedgforgamers.com
Wolfenstein! Assassin’s Creed! Stranger Things! Mario Odyssey! They all dropped and we cover them all. October 27th, 2017 is going down as one of the best days for gaming and entertainment ever. We cover all three AAA titles in our review round up and wax a little poetic on Mike and company in Stranger Things. Also, in the news, Paris Games Week happened and Sony dropped a bunch of good trailers. – Guacamelee 2, Ghost of Tsushima, Concreate Genie and the Last of Us 2. Mary Jane is confirmed as a playable character in the new Spiderman game, rumors of Sunset Overdrive 2, they just need a publisher, Nintendo releases their ideal mobile app release schedule, and Microsoft finally cancels the Kinect. All that and more on Episode 92 of Rated G for Gamers.
On this weeks episode of Rated G, Sega plans to revive major IPs, a glitch with Minecraft Switch Edition causes system to randomly take pictures, Ubisoft unveils Farcry 5 and a new Assassin’s Creed and a man sues his date for texting during Guardians of the Galaxy 2. All that and more on this week of Rated G for Gamers.
Episode 63 is here! 10 games we’d like to see on the Switch. That’s our conversation of the week. Games we haven’t seen in a while, franchises we love, and stuff we think would fit well on the Switch. Also, in the news, Ubisoft plays around with VR for Assassins Creed but we’ll never get to see it, new Yooka-Laylee footage drops, Forza devs working on a new open world game not centered around racing, South Park – The Fractured But Whole delayed yet again, and more.