The panel discusses the best and worst implementations of New Game+ mode in RPGs, and what they would like developers to consider in order to avoid the pitfalls of Ghosts ‘n’ Goblins, and instead reach the same level of success as Chrono Trigger.
Hajime Tabata unveils his new project, Microsoft unveil a new console, and Dragon Age 4 will be an always online ‘games as a service’ in the news of the week!
Naoki Yoshida is probably directing Final Fantasy XVI, which will be a battle royale game, and Bioware’s gross incompetence has been exposed in the news of the week!
SiliconNooB makes a well-hydrated recovery to rejoin Imitanis and Lusipurr for a rundown of the week’s news and the site’s playthrough of The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past. Perhaps Nintendo’s VR ‘device’ can help him catch up to the other staff!
Bowser takes over Nintendo, Xbox is becoming a third party developer for Nintendo, and Bioware is probably shutting down in the news of the week!
Nintendo dropped a Direct, Shenmue III is a waste of everybody’s time and money, and Anthem’s lead writer has quit Bioware in the news of the week!
Kingdom Come sells well in spite of the hostile gaming press and Ubisoft completely butchers history with Assassin’s Creed DLC. UPDATE: SiliconNooB injured, TDT solicits news (fake or real) from readers. Check inside for details!
Destiny 2 may have failed, but TSM returns to award-winning form with an veritable avalanche of dismal news from around the gaming industry, all delivered with the cynical rancor listeners have come to expect after eight years of hebphrenic podcasts.
Bioware is worried about what the death of Destiny 2 may mean for Anthem, David Jaffe has to shut down his studio, and backwards compatibility is a thing on PS4, but Sony will not allow it in the news of the week!
EA turns Battlefront II into a debacle, Bioware runs damage control for their EA overlords, and Final Fantasy XV’s multiplayer expansion is far from ideal in the news of the week!