Controversy over the new Mortal Kombat reboot price for the Switch ignites the internet as the inevitable seventy dollar price tag is coming. Dan and Dave discuss. Also in the news, PlayStation announces their 2023 showcase and they also throw their hat in the hardware accessibility ring, PS exclusive Stray is coming to Xbox and we say goodbye to Brendan O’Brien, the voice of Crash Bandicoot on episode 360.
Nintendo drops a surprise Direct and it was pretty port heavy. A few new games like Mario Tennis Aces and a Smash Bros. teaser at the end!!! The internet is blowing up over it as they do. We go over all the details in our convo of the week. In the news, Xbox kicks of it’s Inside Xbox monthly video show, Capcom visits Microsoft offices, Days Gone delayed till 2019 and we get confirmation on the Division 2 being developed. So checkout episode 109 of Rated G for Gamers.
We took a week off but we’re back and better than ever. We discuss our first visit to the NYC 3DS/Switch meetup at the top of the show. A huge news week as Comic Con and D23 just passed. We have AtariBox news, superhero movie news, Crash Bandicoot DLC news, Kingdom Hearts III news, and a look at the Mario Kart GP VR racer. Also, we announce of game of the half-year winner. And finally, we managed to secure ourselves two SNES Classics… or did we?
Half of 2017 has past so you know what that means… our game of the half-year nominations. Also on this episode, Platinum teases Bayonetta and Wonderful 101 on the Switch via Twitter, Nintendo announces a year worth of DLC for Splatoon 2, first DLC character for ARMS releases next week for free, Sega may be making more 2D Sonic games if fan reaction to Sonic Mania is big enough and much more. So join us for Episode 79 of Rated G for Gamers and thanks for being such good fans.