Our Network: Gaming Podcast | Casual Gamer Chick | Common Man Cocktails | Alcohols by Volume
Gaming Podcast Logo

Entries Tagged as 'Blizzard'

Episode 654: Witch Doctor

June 22nd, 2022 · No Comments

This week’s episode is very short, even though it’s packed with dense content. The crew discuss the faux Latin chanting in Elden Ring and The Quarry’s original deal with Google to be on Stadia. The news this week also includes: Activision Blizzard shareholders vote in favor of harassment report, despite board’s objections Sonic Origins game […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Activision · Blizzard · Episode · Industry News · Platformer · Podcast · Show Notes · Steam · world of warcraft

Episode 649: Activision-Blizzard Sued Again

May 6th, 2022 · No Comments

[This episode has been re-uploaded due to technical issues] Another week, another time that Activision-Blizzard suffers legal issues — in fact, there are lots of legal shenanigans going on. No Gaming Podcast this week in this short episode, while Microsoft Movie Maker has a comeback. This week’s news includes: New York City sues Activision Blizzard, […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Activision · Blizzard · Episode · Industry News · iPad · iPhone · Microsoft · Nintendo · Podcast · Show Notes

Episode 640: Spacewar!

February 17th, 2022 · No Comments

This week has a lot of followup to the entire situation with Activision/Blizzard, and also a lot of news items that weren’t a part of the official news feed. In addition, this week’s Gaming Flashback is recognized as the first computer game, Spacewar! The news feed includes: Microsoft is watching Activision/Blizzard to ensure ‘the right […]

[Read more →]

Tags: 3DS · Activision · Blizzard · Episode · Industry News · Microsoft · Nintendo · Nintendo Switch · Podcast · RPG · Show Notes · Wii U

Episode 637: Activision Aftermath

January 27th, 2022 · No Comments

This week, the crew discusses all of the news surrounding Activision/Blizzard after its purchase by Microsoft, and the consensus is that Bobby Kotick is still a slime. Other news includes: Kotick meeting leaves staffers worried Blizzard is making a survival game EA making 3 new Star Wars games Crysis 4 announced Let us know what […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Activision · Blizzard · electronic arts · Episode · FPS · Industry News · Podcast · Show Notes

Episode 636: Microsoft Buys Activision/Blizzard

January 19th, 2022 · No Comments

The title about says it all. Microsoft has straight up purchased Activision/Blizzard — in cash, no less — and while it’ll take til September 2023 to get everything sorted, probably, it’s one of the biggest shakeups in the history of videogames. Meanwhile, T.J. is still salty over Vicarious Visions developing Diablo II: Resurrected, while the […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Activision · Blizzard · Episode · Financial · Industry News · Microsoft · Nintendo Switch · playstation 3 · PlayStation 5 · Podcast · RTS · Rumors · Show Notes

Episode 635: Munchkin Voice

January 12th, 2022 · No Comments

Technical issue in that the episode was uploaded but for some reason was not downloading on podcast apps, so re-uploading and hopefully this time you guys can download it. This week’s episode deals with the unbelievable bullcrap going on in the industry, from NFTs to sexual harrassment to the ESA’s incompetence. The news items: Lego […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Activision · Blizzard · E3 · Episode · FPS · Industry News · Podcast · Sega · Show Notes · Soulsbourne Games

Episode 632: Bobby Kotick Is Terrible

December 1st, 2021 · No Comments

This week comments on the crapshow that is going on with most of the third party publishers. That, and some updates to games that people really care about. The news includes: Bethesda shows another brief tease of Starfield Kotick reportedly says he’ll consider leaving if he can’t fix Activision Blizzard’s culture problems Minecraft 1.18 ‘Caves […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Activision · Blizzard · Casual Games · Industry News · Podcast · RPG · Show Notes

Episode 621: Alan Awoke?

August 18th, 2021 · No Comments

Thanks to server issues, this podcast had to be re-uploaded. This week’s news included: A possible Alan Wake 2 is now in “full production” Jesse McCree, Diablo 4 director no longer at Activision-Blizzard Pinhead from Hellraiser is coming to Dead By Daylight (from PC Gamer) Samurai Shodown is getting Baiken from Guilty Gear as a […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Activision · Blizzard · Episode · Fighting · Industry News · Podcast · RPG · Show Notes

Episode 603: Blizz Connection

February 25th, 2021 · No Comments

This month seems to be full of conferences, as Nintendo Direct was streamed the previous week, BlizzCon 2021 aired this week, and Sony’s State of Play is due next week. The announcement of Diablo II Remastered was only the highlight of the BlizzCon show. The news this week includes: BlizzCon 2021 announcements Xbox will reportedly […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Blizzard · Episode · Fighting · Industry News · Microsoft · Podcast · RPG · Show Notes · ubisoft

Episode 588: Microsoft Buys ZeniMax

September 23rd, 2020 · No Comments

So, a day before the Xbox Series X preorder launch (which after the podcast was a complete shitshow), Microsoft drops the mic by announcing they just essentially purchased The Elder Scrolls, Fallout, Prey, DOOM, and other major properties. Not much else to talk about, really. The game news includes: Microsoft purchases ZeniMax for $7.5B Bethesda’s […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Blizzard · Episode · Fighting · Industry News · Microsoft · Podcast · RPG · Show Notes