Welcome back Freelancers! Steve talks forever about Control: AWE DLC, live service games and grinding, Marvel’s Avengers, PS5 back compatibility, new GPUs, Nintendo’s Mario anniversary and more!
00:00:00 Intro Devon and Mike
00:08:21 Steven Talks about Control
00:36:17 Gotham Knights
00:45:52 Marvels Avengers
00:49:13 PS5 Back Compatibility
00:53:49 New GPUs
01:03:08 Nintendo News
01:16:27 Random other Stuff
Why is everything live service co-op?? Gotham Knights, Suicide Squad, PS5 Commercial, Gollum, 4K Switch, Fall Guys, The Witcher, PS5 Pre-Orders,
Joe Staten and Halo, Dragon Age, 12 Minutes, Starwars Squadrons, Godfall, Blood Bowl 3.
Freelancer Codex Volume 1 - https://open.spotify.com/playlist/6gDJOJ2ouxjpXtwXuRI85q?si=5wJByPSBQEKC8ul3qViNTQ
This week we talk about, Ghost of Tsushima co-op content, Microsoft Flight Simulator, Avengers Datamine, Deathloop Delay, Nintendo Showcase, Baldur’s Gate 3, Apple vs Epic, Call of Duty Cold War, and Devon’s bad drawings. We all have an impromptu community discussion about depression and how we personally struggle and finds ways to keep going.
Alex Beddows host of the Game Dev Podcast and Senior Environment Artist at Counterplay Games joins us to talk about his path into the industry, how the industry is changing, what an environment artist does and why the Game Dev Discussion Podcast is important.
Halo Infinite gets delayed to 2021, Xbox Series X will launch in November, Fall Guys is killing it, Control Ultimate Edition, Rocksteady, Epic and more!
Private Division and Moon Game Studios, Halo Infinite Multiplayer and Battle Royale, Spiderman a Sony Exclusive in Marvel Avengers, Xbox Game Pass and XCloud, BG3 Delay, Godfall and Control news.
Halo Infinite backlash, Ubisoft will not raise prices yet, G4 is coming back, Metacritic changes user review policy, Rocket League goes free to play, Godfall will not have micro-transactions, Cup Head comes to PS4, Nintendo leak, Analogue Pocket!
Bit of a long one as we discuss what we have been playing, and the #XboxGameShowcase!
We sit down and chat with Fernando Melo of Double Blit Games
Fernando is a 20+ year veteran of the game industry and spent a majority of that time at BioWare
We chat about his history and about their new game Game Director Story
Game Director Story is an unflinching and satirical look behind-the-scenes at how big-budget AAA games are made. Based on first-hand accounts by industry veterans, Players experience the emotional roller coaster of guiding a team through the agonizing decisions and compromises needed to ship a game.