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PS5 “Revealed” – AYCG Gamecast #489

Valve is dead to us, as during their recent round of interviews for Half-Life Alyx they confirmed they are not making a Left 4 Dead 3. This week we dig in deep to the Playstation 5 reveal, which was really more a technical Powerpoint presentation than a traditional system reveal. Teraflops, SSD, backwards compatibility, and…
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March 25, 2020 0

Xbox Series Xpensive!? – AYCG Gamecast #488

Rumors that Sony is partnering with Kojima and Konami to resurrect Silent Hill surfaced this past week. Xbox Series X had a big unveiling with the system and controller being shown off. Coronavirus quarantine leads to network instability with some of the gaming platforms and Steam sees their highest numbers ever. Lastly, Jason Schreier talks…
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March 18, 2020 0

BREAKING! E3 Cancelled – AYCG Gamecast #487

Happy MARIO day! In this episode, we talk about LEGO Super Mario, Reggie joining the board of directors for Gamestop, 2K Games reaching a new agreement with NFL for new video games, and Norman Reedus mentioning “other stuff” with Kojima. Also we have breaking news of E3 being cancelled! #mario #lego #gamestop #2k #kojima #e3…
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March 11, 2020 0

Don’t Cross the Long Dark Streams – AYCG Gamecast #486

Tony breaks down PAX East 2020 that took place in Boston over the weekend while GDC gets delayed to further in the year, but E3 is still a lock for June. A potential PS5 leak points to Sony releasing two different versions of the console later this year. Lastly, we talk about Google Stadia and…
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March 4, 2020 0

Spring into Hype!!!!!! – AYCG Gamecast #484

The retail market for games is down YoY for January as we go over the NPD results for January, while Witcher 3 on Switch gets cross-progression saves and graphic enhancements. Then we go over the games coming out in the Spring season and rank them on our personal hype meters of what we’re looking forward…
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February 19, 2020 0

What Does It Take To Save a Game? – AYCG Gamecast #483

Jim and Tony’s longstanding bet continues over which game will come out first, Beyond Good and Evil 2 or Metroid Prime 4, as Ubisoft says BG&E2 won’t be released this fiscal year. Phil Spencer says Amazon and Google are the competition now, as they’re too busy making money off of Nintendo Switch to not release…
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February 12, 2020 0

Warcraft 3 Deconstructed – AYCG Gamecast #482

Now that January is behind us, it’s time for some new news! Sony launches its PS5 website, while Nintendo makes a statement that no new Switch console will be releasing this year. Blizzard’s woes continue with Warcraft 3 Reforged being broken, and Wonderful 101 is being ported to Nintendo Switch, as well as PS4 and…
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February 5, 2020 0

Bold Predictions for 2020 – AYCG Gamecast #481

The Generation of Delays returns! In one fell swoop, multiple big game releases of 2020 were delayed. Final Fantasy 7, Avengers, Cyberpunk, and Dying Light 2 were pushed back and the first half of the year is looking light. We look back at our bold predictions of 2019 to see how we did, and follow…
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January 29, 2020 0

Best Games of the Decade Part II – AYCG Gamecast #480

It’s the final countdown! We’re finishing up our “Of the Decade” lists this week, the creme de la creme, the best of the best, the god tier! Long time listeners may be able to guess our number one, so give yourselves a pat on the back if did, but even if not, check out what…
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January 22, 2020 0

Best Games of the Decade Part I – AYCG Gamecast #479

This week we start diving into our “Of the Decade” list! Join us for part one of two as we start counting down from 10 and working our way to number 6 on our list of the video games we enjoyed most from the 2010’s! Which franchises and games made the list? How much overlap…
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January 15, 2020 0