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The Switch experiences several delays in rapid succession which are purely coincidental, the Dutch Gaming Authority comes down hard on Loot Boxes, and Final Fantasy VII Remake is still trying to fill development positions in the news of the week!
This week SiliconN00B offers in-depth coverage of the state of JRPGs across the PS4, Switch, Xbone, and PC.
Reetin and a tardy SiliconNooB join Lusipurr for a skewering of the game industry in the week leading up to GDC 2018. Sonic Mania Plus is unveiled, annoying fans, and the Final Fantasy VII remake is in need of additional quality, surprising no one.
The Final Fantasy VII Remake is still in its early planning stages, Omega Labyrinth Z has been banned in England, and Neil Druckmann has been made vice president of Naughty Dog in the news of the week!
Lusipurr discusses with SiliconNooB the concept of ‘backwards positivity’, an improvement upon the initially negative reaction towards a game, which improvement comes about as the result of a later positive experience in a similar game, usually a sequel.
Capcom announces Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition, Tabata announces that he would like to ruin Final Fantasy VII-2, and Sony has redesigned PSVR in the news of the week!
Square Enix cometh hot from hell, bearing gloom and doom and tidings fell, and Lusipurr is not at all well with a poem about a bell, bell, bell, bell, bell, bell, bell, with lengthy rhyming poem about a bell.
All future Square Enix games will be service based, Square Enix is having trouble recruiting for the Final Fantasy VII Rebreak, and Capcom’s future Switch support is contingent upon the success of Ultra Street Fighter II in the news of the week!
Square Enix have not committed to further remakes, an animal welfare crisis is currently afflicting Second Life, and Destiny 2 is giving Switch a miss in the news of the week!