Activision/Blizzard is in hot water again for the botched launch for Warcraft 3 Reforged, Phil Spencer says Sony and Nintendo aren’t competitors, Dan Houser leaves Rockstar Games and the Wonderful 101 remaster raises over $1 million dollars on kickstarter. So join us on episode 205 or Rated G for Gamers.
It’s the first episode since E3 has ended so it’s time for Dan and Dave to look back at all the conferences, all the announcements and give our thoughts on what they loved and what they hated. Also, the votes are in and we have a prediction winner. It was a close one just like every year but only one can take home the championship belt. Listen in to see who takes it. In the news, we get pricing and specs on the Atari VCS, Konami throws it’s hat in the ring of the mini console game and Nintendo explains why they chose to delay the new Animal Crossing. All that and Dan and Dave wax philosophical on game cart preservation.
We get right into it folks on epsiode 93. The Xbox One X got delivered and we share our thoughts thus far. Also, we share some Xbox memories from years past. In the news, Microsoft invests in studios to make more first party exclusives, Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot thinks theirs at least two more years in this generations consoles, rumors of a Superman game from developer Rocksteady debunked, and the Ninja Turtles are coming to Injustice 2.
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.
We talked about it last week, the new Farcry 5 trailer that got dropped. This week, we discuss the online petition going around to stop it from coming out. Also, Marvel vs. Capcom leaked character list for new sequel, fake Smash Bros screens make the rounds on the web, Hori drops photos of new Nintendo Switch headset setup, Scorpio possible August release. And in a new Halo Waypoint video, it seems Microsoft never liked the name Halo and other juicy Master Chief trivia.
E3 is almost upon us, less than 2 weeks away from the biggest game event of the year. We go deep on our predictions from Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo. Also in the news, Farcry 5s trailer drops. It’s in modern day/near future America and it stirs some controversy, the Uncharted movie gets a new leading man, Monster Hunter announced for the Switch. and a new Castlevania trailer drops for the new Netflix series. All that and we delve into Danny’s fears of survival horror games on episode 75 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.
We put on our amazing Karnak hats (that’s for all you Johnny Carson fans) and look into our crystal balls to predict some of the VGA nominees this year. Throw some guesses out, we’ll circle back and see how we did next week. Also, in the news Uncharted 4 gets a survival mode dropping soon, Ubisoft to stop charging for certain DLC, and No Man’s Sky finally gets an update that everyone is waiting for. All that and some turkey talk at the top of the show. So break out those leftovers, pour on some gravy, and enjoy the latest episode of Rated G for Gamers.