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Cloud with a Chance of Friendship – AYCG Gamecast #447

Jim’s out this week and it’s Tony’s time to shine as host of the Gamecast! This week we talk about Sony’s position for next-gen, while Epic pulls Borderlands 3 from their Game Store due to sales. The big news of the week is Sony and Microsoft are entering a bold new gaming partnership! #sony #borderlands3…
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May 22, 2019 0

Mortal Kontroversy – AYCG Gamecast #443

NetherRealm Studios is unleashing the newest Mortal Kombat game this week, which has Mike pumped! But the biggest enemy you face may be the waste of time due to the imbalanced grinding and poor loot. The Game Boy turns 30 and motion capture for Last of Us 2 is finally done. Bloomberg states that the…
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April 24, 2019 0

Google Stadia – AYCG Gamecast #438

Google officially tosses their hat into the gaming industry ring, announcing Google Stadia at the Game Developer’s Conference! But Stadia is a streaming platform, not a piece of hardware. Hear us talk about our thoughts and feelings on everything we know so far. #google #stadia #podcast #videogames #npd


March 20, 2019 0

Randy Pitchford and the Cam Girl Magician – AYCG Gamecast #430

Randy Pitchford, magic aficionado, lands himself in a legal battle over a camgirl magician’s act being stored on a company USB drive that was lost. Meanwhile, Activision and Bungie split ways, Microsoft continues to develop a streaming service for gaming. EA cancels yet another Star Wars game and we go over the December 2018 NPD…
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January 23, 2019 0

Discless Future – AYCG Gamecast #422

On this week’s Gamecast, we wonder if the future of gaming will suck disc. We talk about rumors of a fully digital Xbox One in 2019, and the implications that would have on the future of gaming in general. In other gaming trends, we discuss a report that early access actually does help sales of…
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November 21, 2018 0

Perfection Confections – AYCG Gamecast #418

Episode 418 – We’re celebrating Halloween a little early this year and we have some fun treats for you, listeners! We talk about Days Gone getting a small delay and slips into spring of 2019, Take Two delays independent game shops from getting Red Dead Redemption 2 to avoid early leaks, and the VR industry…
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October 24, 2018 0

Nintendo Switch Online – AYCG Gamecast #413

Episode 413 – It’s another exciting week as we have some big things to talk about! We’re all talking about Spider-Man on PS4 before we get into August’s NPD numbers that are hot off the press! Next we talk about the delayed Nintendo Direct announcements and Nintendo Online launching on Switch! #spiderman #npd #monsterhunter #nintendodirect…
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September 19, 2018 0

BOY! – AYCG Gamecast #392

BOY!! Jim, Corey, and Tony are all playing God of War and chime in on their experience with it so far! Find out what we’re liking, not liking, and loving about the game! It’s spoiler-free, so no need to worry about us ruining plot or character points in the game. Aside from that, March’s NPD…
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April 26, 2018 0

Death & Rebirth – AYCG Gamecast #387

It’s death and rebirth on this week’s Gamecast! Atari’s new console system is re-announced as the a PC that plugs into your TV, whereas Toys R Us finally announces its closing all its stores and declaring bankruptcy. Meanwhile, Shadow of the Tomb Raider is officially announced and will be coming later this year in September.…
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March 21, 2018 0

Mike Drop – AYCG Gamecast #383

It’s a light news week as we’re in the Q1 lull of the gaming industry, and possibly a lull in PUBG’s daily active player count, which is declining despite its massive success. In other news, the ESRB is being asked to step in on loot boxes before the government does, and lastly, we discuss the…
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February 22, 2018 0