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!
Lusipurr is unwell, so SiliconNooB takes over the duty of discussion protagonist, issuing forth sundry beer-infused opinions on the news of the week, but especially the Nintendo Direct–and, The Day Tonight’s prognostications are proved once again!
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!
EA decommissions Visceral Games, Activision patents being evil, and Steam Direct has been a bigtime failure in the news of the week!
Lusipurr and SiliconNooB are joined by two other people to discuss ethical game design, South Africa’s T20 league, the autumn anime season, vintage board games, fair and competitive business practises, and Lusipurr’s approach to ending relationships.
Microsoft has a conference, Sony has a conference, and Nintendo has a conference [of sorts] in the news of the week!