With the spectacle of the Cricket World Cup (50-over edition) in full swing, SiliconNooB and Caspius discuss Australia’s fortunes, before Imitanis joins them to redirect discussion back to the major gaming event which is taking place at the same time: E3.
The Day Tonight presents The Summer of Suikoden II!
Sony releases financial year 2018 sales, Nintendo releases fourth quarter sales, and Japan rates the top twenty video games of the last thirty years in the news of the week!
After last week’s reminder of the historically bad takes which have come from Caspius, the panel discusses other past ‘temporary errors of judgement’ about games which are now regarded as pinnacles of the medium, including F.F. VII and Chrono Trigger.
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!
Nintendo unveils their VR solution, DMC5’s censorship is a Playstation exclusive, and Tekken’s director thumbs his nose at NPCs in the news of the week!
The worldwide canvas shortage is suddenly averted, Hajime Tabata reveals the logo of his new development studio, and Sony finally begins to open up about their lopsided censorship policies in the news of the week!
Nintendo wins twelve million dollars in damages from a couple of ROM archivists, Sony’s Playstation Classic uses PCSX to emulate the games, and Sony’s absence for E3 2019 says a lot about their PS5 plans in the news of the week!
When SiliconNooB claims illness so that he can embark on a cross-continent booze-up forbidden by Lusipurr, Imitanis steps into the breach, only to discover that fortune has already tailored the news for The Day Tonight’s Australian correspondant.
Japanese PS4 game approvals are now determined by the whims of boxed wine drinkers in California, Blizzard is deleting negative criticism of Diablo Immortal, and Sony really fucked up the Playstation Classic in the news of the week!