The Luminous Engine still lives, and Nintendo has had a big Direct in the news of the week!
As England’s Ashes chances falter at Headingley, Caspius begs for a miracle in order to triumph over his Australian foe. Bup arrives, bringing news of Yazuka remasters and Overwatch competitive meta changes, leading to his swift ejection from the panel.
As Activision loses long-term senior employees and high-profile corporate partners, Lusipurr, Imitanis, and SiliconNooB speculate about the diminishing position of one of the largest and most significant players in the video game development industry.
Bloodstained has been cancelled on Mac and Linux, Overwatch is introducing a fun new thought control regimen, and Blizzard is falling to pieces in the news of the week!
Nintendo steals fan art, PUBG has been banned in China, and Suda 51 holds No More Heroes 3 hostage to the success of his current game in the news of the week!
Blizzcon is the yearly convention held by Blizzard entertainment in California in which they celebrate all things Blizzard. Imitanis did not attend it, nor did he watch it live, but he watched the streams to bring all the Blizzard news to The Day Tonight!
Telltale goes bust, Capcom Vancouver goes bust, and EA is under criminal investigation in the news of the week!
With the Summer Donation Drive at an end, Lusipurr and SilconNooB celebrate/commerisate about the success/failure of the site’s sixth consecutive successful/first-ever failed funding appeal. On the schedule: alcohol, and the poems of Philip Larkin.
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!
Lusipurr and SiliconNooB discuss the special magic needed to create an excellent game that is truly more than the sum of its disparate parts, and they give readers a Tabata-like chance to choose the ending of the next podcast: Super Bad or Happy?