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Episode 272: Whinny 8

July 25th, 2012 · 4 Comments

This week’s Gaming Podcast deals with Jordan Lund discussing how much negative flak Windows 8 has been getting, Daniel Quick being his usual Canadian self, Paul Nowak returning triumphantly, and Jonah Falcon just taking infamy in stride. This week’s Gaming Flashback is the derided Super Pitfall! for the NES. As far as the news: “Super-slim” [...]

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Tags: Blizzard · Diablo 3 · electronic arts · Episode · Industry News · Nintendo · playstation 3 · Podcast · Show Notes · Sony · Sports · ubisoft

Episode 242: All Nude Podcast

December 7th, 2011 · 7 Comments

Since Paul is not in this week’s episode, Jonah and Jordan do the podcast completely nude, to help boost ratings. While being naked, rather than a Gaming Flashback, this week is a Gaming Preview, and Jonah and Jordan discuss the recently announced South Park: The Game, developed by Obsidian. The other news covered includes: Electronic [...]

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Tags: electronic arts · playstation 3 · Podcast · RPG · Show Notes · Sony

Episode 239: This Episode is DRM-free

November 16th, 2011 · 4 Comments

This week, Paul is too busy unpacking in his new home in California, so it’s just Jonah and Jordan, as the news mainly deals with DRM. The Gaming Flashback this week is the Activision racer The Great American Cross-Country Road Race, while this week’s Gaming History doesn’t focus on a video game company or developer, [...]

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Tags: DRM · electronic arts · Episode · Industry News · playstation 3 · Podcast · Show Notes · Sony · Steam

Bethesda’s Hines: Don’t Shoehorn Multiplayer

July 23rd, 2011 · No Comments

Bethesda Softworks vice president of marketing Pete Hines is critzing publishers and developers who shoehorn multiplayer into their games that doing such a thing is “a waste of time” and advises, “Just drop it, don’t bother…it’ll make for a worse game.” In an interview with Next Gen BIZ, Hines states that using online multiplayer as [...]

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Tags: Editorial · Industry News · PC Gaming · playstation 3 · Xbox 360

Episode 221: Fireworks

July 6th, 2011 · 7 Comments

It’s the Smurfiest post-Fourth of July podcast ever, as Jonah Falcon and Jordan Lund look back at the ColecoVision classic Smurfs: Rescue from Gargamel’s Castle, probably the easiest videogame ever Smurfed. If that weren’t Smurfy enough, Jonah and Jordan, working without Paul S. Nowak this week, also check out this week’s Smurfy news: Xbox 720 [...]

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Tags: Kinect · Microsoft · playstation 3 · Podcast · Retro · Show Notes · Xbox 360

Gaming Podcast 219: ColecoVision Rules

June 21st, 2011 · 2 Comments

Paul crows about Nintendo’s dominance over the ColecoVision and Dreamcast, while Jonah and Jordan reminisce about this week’s Gaming Flashback, Electronic Arts’ Barnstorming for the Atari 2600. The news also includes the following topics: Duke Nukem Forever review fiasco Harrison: Apple will be the games industry in 10 years Tretton: No need for PS4, PS3 [...]

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Tags: atari · electronic arts · Episode · playstation 3 · Podcast · Retro · Rumors · Show Notes · Sony

E3 2011 Preview Summaries

June 19th, 2011 · No Comments

You might notice that I’ve been pretty silent on E3 2011 previews, despite hustling around the entire time. That is because I’ve been writing almost all of them for Strategy Informer. So, those of you who are regulars at Gaming Podcast – and judging by hits, there are tons of you – here are excerpts [...]

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Tags: E3 · PC Gaming · playstation 3 · Preview · Xbox 360

2M Users Sign Up for COD: Elite Beta

June 14th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Activision’s Dan Amrich posted in his One of Swords blog that two million users have signed up Call of Duty: Elite‘s beta, who said the number ”blew his mind” when ”they hit that number in less than two weeks. That should give the dev team at Beachhead plenty to work with to kick off the beta, which officially starts [...]

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Tags: Activision · PC Gaming · playstation 3 · Xbox 360

Sony to Testify In Person Re: PSN Outage

May 31st, 2011 · No Comments

Sony will finally be sending a high-level executive to testify before the US House of Representatives’ Committee on Energy and Commerce’s Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade on the three week outage of PlayStation Network and Sony’s slowness in informing its customers on the compromising of personal and credit card data. Ken Johnson, an aide [...]

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Australian PSN Restoration Delayed

May 17th, 2011 · 1 Comment

The Japanese government has not allowed PlayStation Network to be activated for Japanese gamers yet due to security concerns, and now an expert is advising Australia to follow suit. Professor Bill Caelli told newspaper The Australian, “Why is it that in the IT industry enterprises certify themselves?” said Caelli, noting that PSN didn’t have the [...]

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Tags: Industry News · playstation 3 · Sony