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Top Down Perspective 13/11/14

Sean is away this week again, so in his memory Paul plays a lot of Binding of Isaac: Rebirth and Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare while Jon parties it up playing Fibbage and Smash Bros on 3DS.

In the news, Geoff Keighley hosts another video game award show, Amiibos from anywhere in the world will work on your console and BlizzCon announces a whack of updates for upcoming Blizzard products!

News:

Geoff Keighley has a new video game award show

http://www.giantbomb.com/articles/geoff-keighley-launching-new-game-awards-show/1100-5084


Just Cause 3 announced

http://kotaku.com/square-enix-announces-just-cause-3-1657377684


LEGO Jurassic Park might be a thing

http://www.giantbomb.com/articles/lego-jurassic-parks-probably-coming-next-year/1100-5090/


BlizzCon News:

StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void Announced!

Goblins vs Gnomes™—Explosive New Cards to Debut This December

HEROES CLOSED BETA ANNOUNCED

StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void Announced!

Overwatch™ Unveiled at BlizzCon


Geometry Wars 3 out Nov 25:

http://blog.us.playstation.com/2014/11/13/geometry-wars-3-dimensions-launches-on-ps4-ps3-1125/#sf5760821


Amiibos are not region locked:
http://www.ign.com/articles/2014/11/11/nintendo-amiibos-are-not-region-locked


See through 2DSs are coming state-side

http://kotaku.com/remember-those-cool-transparent-2ds-consoles-nintendo-1657269054?utm_campaign=Socialflow_Kotaku_Twitter&utm_source=Kotaku_Twitter&utm_medium=Socialflow


Another silly Nintendo peripheral:
http://kotaku.com/you-can-buy-a-250-drum-controller-for-wii-u-if-you-li-1657262585?utm_campaign=Socialflow_Kotaku_Twitter&utm_source=Kotaku_Twitter&utm_medium=Socialflow

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Top Down Perspective 05/11/14

Sean rejoins this week to talk about Project Spark, Sunset Overdrive and Disney Fantasia. Jon played through all of Okami and Paul checked out Evolve's Big Alpha.

This was a new Nintendo Direct this week and we break down what's interesting (and dumb) from that. We also talk about shaving gel and sweet upcoming Mii apps.
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Top Down Perspective 30/10/14

Sean is busy this week but the show doesn't stop. Paul is playing around with Arma 3 and a lot of The Evil Within. Jon continues with Hyrule Warriors and Smash 3DS.

I put a lot of news in the doc but I haven't listened to the full episode yet so I don't know what exactly they talked about from there. There is a news section though.
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Top Down Perspective 23/10/14

Back from Portland, Jon tells us about checking out Killer Queen and yet another convention. Sean finished Hyrule Warriors and tries out Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel along with Paul. Paul is continuing with Alien: Isolation.

Hearthstone is making its way to Android and phone platforms and Nintendo releases a huge Smash Bros WiiU Direct.
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Top Down Perspective 16/10/14

Jon is back from his second trip before heading off to number three. He's been playing the new Hyrule Warriors DLC and more 3DS Smash. Sean finishes up Hitman Go, Layton/Wright, Forza Horizon 2 and starts up Hyrule Warriors. Paul tries out Alien: Isolation, A City Sleeps and The Evil Within.

There's a big free weekend on Steam happening, Nintendo will now let you download and purchase games from their website and the PS TV is out and PS Now starts the beta for it and the Vita.
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TDP Diet! - 09/10/14

Sometimes just not a lot is happening. Unless you're Jon in which you take random weekend trips to Jamaica and then come back and leave for Halifax and then come back and leave for Portland. Sean and Paul haven't been playing much new. Jon played some Smash 3DS.

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Top Down Perspective 2/10/14

We have a special guest join us this week and he's here to talk about Spirit Tracks, Sonic 2, purchasing Deadly Creatures and the book Console Wars. Jon and Paul have been playing Hyrule Warriors. Paul is also checking out The Vanishing of Ethan Carter and Fenix Rage. Sean continues with Layton/Wright, finishes D4 and starts up Smash for 3DS.

News is short, we talk about what the future of Wipeout is looking like and the list of freebies that PS+ and Games with Gold are.
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Top Down Perspective 25/09/14

As the fall season of games begins Sean starts playing Forza Horizon 2 and D4 while continuing Layton/Wright. Jon plays more Lethal League and Gauntlet along with Paul. Paul explains why he enjoys Wasteland 2 so much.

Australia gets the new 3DS early this year, Blizzard cancels Titan and see-though 2DSs are on their way for Europe.
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Top Down Perspective 18/09/14

We join Sean as he explains just how much he is loving Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright. Paul talks a lot about Korean MMOs and Jon brings up more Lethal League and 100% Orange Juice.

Tokyo Game Show is happening as we speak. We get a release date for D4 and Onechanbara is super weird. Microsoft's purchase of Minecraft is confirmed and the Dream Team Miiverse get silly.
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Top Down Perspective 18/09/14

We join Sean as he explains just how much he is loving Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright. Paul talks a lot about Korean MMOs and Jon brings up more Lethal League and 100% Orange Juice.

Tokyo Game Show is happening as we speak. We get a release date for D4 and Onechanbara is super weird. Microsoft's purchase of Minecraft is confirmed and the Dream Team Miiverse get silly.