A ghost from our past comes back to haunt us, Sacnoth is still kind of around in 2020, and the ACCC rules against EB Games and Sony in the news of the week!
The next Mistwalker JRPG will be a subscription iOS game, Kaz Hirai is set to fully retire from Sony, and Nintendo are preparing to release two new Switch SKUs in the news of the week!
With the death of Henry Heimlich, inventor of the life-saving manoeuvre after which–in a bizarre temporal inversion–he was named, Lusipurr, SiliconNooB, Adeki, and Sebastian report on the ways in which Nintendo, Square Enix, and Ubisoft have all choked.
Lusipurr, Ethos, and Mel confront a week of Nintendo-centric nonsense; Bup makes an appearance to discuss David Cage and Peter Molyneux; and the disappearance of Rhyme and Reason are explained. ALSO AS I SAID, Wikipedia says Zinc is a mineral, NOT a vitam
Hot on the heels of last week’s GameCube retrospective, Mel has decided to look back at current gen systems. This week he starts with Microsoft’s Xbox 360 and how it went from his first HD console to that thing he does not use anymore.
This week, Blitzmage explores difficulty spikes and the choice gamers have when the spike is too much to handle.
This week EA pleads their case, Atlus enters into a marriage of convenience, Hironobu Sakaguchi lets slip three impending iOS titles, and Ubisoft attempts to pass off a budget downloadable title as a full-priced PS Vita game.
To what extent is our experience of gaming subjective? Can we ever truly appreciate any given work when viewing it from outside its original context? Join SN as he pussy-foots around this very important issue in gaming!
Forgive the hyperbole, Greg Zeschuck’s latest response to the JRPG industry was actually rather more diplomatic than Daniel Erikson’s “You can put a j in