It's our last episode before we all head out to PAX Prime 2012 so we're running down what panels we're wanting to see and some of the things we want to do at the convention.
Nathan is playing some more Darksiders 2, 10000000, and Team Fortress 2, Sean plays through the majority of Dust: An Elysian Tale and Jon tries out some Sound Shapes and New Super Mario Bros 2.
Nintendo Power is shutting down at the end of the year and we all discuss our connection to it, PopCap is laying off a significant portion of its staff, the Kinect is getting a price cut and Nintendo plans for a WiiU showcase next month.
Games are coming out in full force now and we're here to talk about as many as possible!
Nathan starts us off with the recently released Darksiders 2. He then goes into a bit on Slender, Renegade Ops, SCP-087 and much more. Sean talks about finishing Ico HD, his new TV and New Super Mario Bros. 2. Jon goes into detail about Goof Troop, Kirby's Dreamland 3 and a few others.
With Gamescon happening we run through some of the highlights including PS1 Classics coming to the Vita and Media Molecule's new game announcement. We also discuss MGS5, and the issues going on with Silent Hill HD. Nintendo, Jet Set Radio, PlayStation All-Star release dates and much more!
This week Nathan is playing a ton of Day Z and explains just what is so interesting about it. Jon continues to play nothing and Sean tries out the recently released Sound Shapes and Ico HD.
As for news, a release date for LittleBigPlanet Karting comes out, Amazon starts a game company and Steam decides to start selling non-game software.
We're sort of all here this time as we try our best to fit a podcast between our not-so-cooperative schedules.
We discuss the PAX Prime schedule and where we'll be talking/presenting and just some of the panels we want to check out. Jon hasn't played anything and Nathan continues to try out many PC ports of older games; including GTA San Andreas and Far Cry 2. Sean talks about his time with Syndicate, Microsoft Flight and finishing Pokemon Conquest.
A bunch of news happened! More characters for PlayStation All-Stars have been revealed, a release date for L4D's Cold Water DLC, info on Dawnguard coming to other consoles and LittleBigPlanet Karting. We also discuss Star Wars the Old Republic going almost entirely free to play and the new PlayStation Collections brand.