With Death Stranding hitting wildly all over the review scales, Kojima speaks out against American’s love of First Person Shooters. The internet, of course, has opinions and Rated G gives their take on the whole situation. Also in the news, XO19 happened, Google Stadia is poised for a rocky launch and Polygon drops a most bananas top 100 list. All this and more on episode 193 of Rated G for Gamers.
Nintendo rumors abound over the new Mini Switch and a new Nintendo online service for more hardcore gamers. Dr. Mario World announced for their mobile lineup, EA gets blocked by the Belgium government over lootboxes and Sony shifts focus of first party development to the PS5. Dan and Dave have an incredible pickup week, Dave beats Red Dead 2 and they both the have a chuckle over Bethesda’s disastrous Fallout 76 leather jacket for sale.
Day 1 and 2 of E3 2018 are in the books. Hot off the closing of the Bethesda conference, we cover the first two days announcements, trailers, gameplay footage and surprises. Join as we breakdown and rate each show.
E3 has come and gone and we take this episode to discuss our predictions, what we got right, what we got wrong and our favorites from the show. Also, we shake out all the news and announcements not features in the big press conferences. And finally, lest we forget, we talk about the PC conference hosted by PC Gamer.
A little first person shooter talk with Titanfall 2 at the top of the show. We get into the big news about Bethesda new company policy of not sending out review copies early, Microsoft announces a $300 VR headset, and tons of Nintendo Switch, or NX as Danny stubbornly still calls it, news gets dropped. So check out Episode 51 of Rated G for Gamers.