The Press Room Episode #91

Date 2011-04-02

Homer and Vader talk about their new 3DS hand-helds and with Foolz give their hands-on impressions of such games as Killzone 2, Killzone 3, Crysis Warhead (PC), Little Wheel (PC), Call of Duty: Black Ops (PS3), Castlevania: Lords of Shadow (PS3), Mafia II (PS3), Ridge Racer (3DS), Street Fighter 4 (3DS), Face Raiders (3DS), Ghost Recon: Shadow Wars (3DS), Yakuza 4 (PS3), Dissidia 012 (PSP), Tomb Raider Triology (PS3) and WWE Allstars (360).

NOTE: Spoilers for Black Ops story between the 12 and 14 minutes marks.

News
Homer
44:31 Disaster Report 4 Cancelled
46:11 New Spider-Man Game Announced
48:00 New Disc Format for 360

Vader
49:15 Resident Evil Racoon City
54:14 Resident Evil Mercenaries 3D Details Emerge
56:28 HD Versions of Code Veronica and Resident Evil 4
58:02 PS3 Outsells 360 Worldwide
59:02 3DS Black Screen of Death
1:00:30 Mega Man Universe Cancelled
1:03:42 LA Noire Has Exclusive Missions for Different Retailers

Foolz
1:05:38 Heavy Rain Developer Disses LA Noire
1:07:04 Bethesda Says Multiplayer Not For Them
1:08:18 EU Console Install Base
Xenoblade Confirmed for Europe
1:10:56 EA Cracks Down on Fan-made Ultima IV Remakes

Community Focus:
1:11:48 Geek Returns to TheVGPress.com

Running Time: ~75 minutes
File Size: ~ 18 MB
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Links:
Check out Homer’s Other Work at level3.org.au
Intro Music by Nestrogen
Outro Music by Spamtron

The Press Room Episode #91 = headline

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The Press Room Episode #86

Date 2011-02-12

Foolz and Dvader put together a tandem show, discussing Mass Effect 2, Darksiders, Klonoa 2, and Mark Ecko’s Getting Up:Contents Under Pressure. Also covered is the belated PSP2 news and impressions, Sony suing anything and everything, and the top 5 versions of stuff, care of robio.

News
Dvader
24:00 Sony Announces NGP (PSP2)
35:50 Activision kills Guitar Hero
39:53 Sony Sues the World
41:35 LG Starts Patent Lawsuit War with Sony
42:40 Dark Souls announced with trailer

Foolz
45:55 Activision to create Call of Duty “Digital Platform”
48:40 Bulletstorm – Not Call of Duty
50:45 Australian Game Sales Down
52:32 3DS Pricing in Australia – $349.99

Community Focus
53:50 Top 5 Classic Arcade Games (80s)
Top 5 Old Guys in Video Games
Top 5 Bald Dudes in Gaming
Top 5 SquareSoft Games
Top 5 Clowns in Video Games

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The Press Room Episode #76.1 - 3DS Special

Date 2010-09-29

DVader and Darth Homer Host a Special Edition of The Press Room covering the Nintendo 3DS Conference.

Also included are hands on impressions of Civ 5, Lost Planet 2, Golden Sun, Shenmue 2, The World Ends With You and Kane and Lynch 2.

Plus, in a Nintendo Conference exclusive, the latest dish on Australia’s Top Model!

Running Time: 1 Hour
Approximate Size: 21 MB

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The Press Room Episode #54.0

Date 2010-03-27

After a Beckian introduction Foolz, DarthHomer and Yodariquo return to talk about such games as, God of War 3, Heavy Rain, Dragon Age Origins, Yakuza 3, Pokemon Soul Silver, XBLA Game Room, Hotel Dusk, Batman: Arkham Asylum, PES 10, KORG DS-10 Plus, Mass Effect and Killing Floor.

PachterWatch also returns this week.  

News

DarthHomer
35:00 Mark McDonald Reveals Nintendo’s 3DS [Do you really need a link?]
39:40 Sony Chimes in on 3DS (It’s for babies)
40:32 PachterComment on 3DS
43:53 Michael Atkinson’s Replacement (Australian Anti-Gaming Guru).
45:47 Counterstrike Hacker Stabbed Through Head

Yodariquo
47:36 EA’s DRM Failure
49:47 Ubisoft Gives Free Games to Apologize for DRM Glitch
50:39 Activision Clarifies DLC and Morale

Foolz
54:45 Penny Arcade Adventures Series Over
56:53 Pilot Wings on VC
57:55 Heavy Rain to Support Move
59:23 Rare to define Natal
1:00:40 Miyamoto Blames Quality for Bad Sales
1:04:12 PachterWatch

Running Time: 1:14
Approximate Size: 26 MB (MP3) OGG (32 MB)
Links:
Homer’s Other Gaming Podcast: http://www.level3.org.au
Intro Music by Spamtron

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