It’s 9/11 when this episode was recorded. At the top of the show Dan and Dave share their thoughts and experiences from that day on the 20th anniversary of the attack. In gaming news, Sony has a killer showcase with a ton of surprises and great looking trailers. Also, Sony acquires developer Firespite which is made up of old Studio Liverpool employees who used to be under Sony’s umbrella and we get a first look at the Matrix Resurrections trailer all on episode 288 of Rated G.
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.
On this week’s show of Rated G, from a recently released video by the Last Gamer on YouTube, we got introspective. We discuss what will happen to our collections when we meet our untimely death. Also, it’s National CIB day as we record this episode. We celebrate the pickups that mean something to us. In the News, we learn that Namco/Bandai is developing Metroid 4, new Crash Bandicoot rumored for 2019, Mario Kart is coming to mobile phones, a new horror roguelike game Persistence lands on PSVR this summer and Billy Mitchell breaks his silence over the Donkey Kong controversy.