Rated G kicks off the show on a somber note. Dave and Dan talk breakups and how friends and video games can get you through. The duo run through the weekly pickups and their thoughts on the new Venom trailer. In the news, Night Trap is finally coming to the Switch, an Ohio college is giving out Fortnite scholarships and Valve acquires Firewatch developer Campo Santo. And in our convo of the week, Quantic Dream, developer of Heavy Rain and the upcoming Detroit – Become Human, sue over claims of inappropriate workplace conduct from a french journalism outlet earlier in the year. We discuss the odd, NSFW details.
We’re back from the Penny Arcade Expo 2018. It was a massive 4 extravaganza of gaming, console, pc, tabletop, card. You name it, it was there. We played a ton of good games, talked to a bunch of wonderful game devs and hung with alot of good friends. We run down the highlights of the show in our convo of the week. Also, we had some news these past two weeks. Billy Mitchell gets his Donkey Kong world records stripped from Twin Galaxy, Shenmue 1 and 2 were announced for current gen consoles and PC, the worst kept secret of the last two months the, Spyro trilogy remaster gets announced, Spiderman for PS4 gets a release date this fall and more. So join us for another episode of Rated G for Gamers.