The Press Room Episode #124

Date 2012-08-03

It’s a NAFTAcast (No Australians at all) with Derek “Yodariquo” from Canada, David “Miamiwesker” Dvader from the US and special guest SteelAttack filing from Mexico to present the 124th episode of The Pressroom. Along with the week’s news, hands-on impressions are given of Borderlands (PS3), Alan Wake (360), Starcraft II’s 1.5 Patch (PC), The Witcher (PC) and Recettear (PC).

News
Aussie Government Looking into Price Gouging on Tech Items
Mass Effect 3 Leviathan DLC Announced
New ‘Game Genie’ for PS3
Sony Financials
Weekly Japanese Sales Update
Dead Space 3 Pre-Ordering Brisk
Old Republic Going Free To Play
Activision’s Performance
Linux Left4Dead Running at Higher Framerate
RE6 Details Revealed

Community Focus
Most Addictive Game

Links:
Read Tom’s Work at robotgeek.co.uk
Intro Music by Nestrogen
News Intro by Sci
Outro Music by Spamtron

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The Press Room Episode #123

Date 2012-07-27

Tom “Foolz” Towers of robotgeek.co.uk, Derek “Yodariquo” and ” David “Miamiwesker” Dvader host the 123rd episode of The Pressroom. Along with the week’s news, hands-on impressions are given of Resident Evil 6, Alan Wake’s American Nightmare, Rayman Origins, Left 4 Dead, Metro 2033, 999, the Zelda Symphony Concert and Sony’s 26 inch 3D TV.

News
EA’s Proposed Anti-trust Settlement
EA Now Australia’s Largest Developer
Final Fantasy 13-Versus Still Alive
More on Demise of 38 Studios
Steam: People Have More Crappy Computers Than Before
Square Announces Another Final Fantasy Project
Mercury Steam Done with Castlevania After next Two Games
Microsoft Cancels Flight and Project Columbia
Gabe Newell: Windows 8 a Catastrophe for OEMs
Ubisoft: Next Gen HD Consoles Need Controller Innovation
Pachter: The Wii Was a Fluke

Community Focus
Leo, “IMHO”

Links:
Read Tom’s Review of Alan Wake: American Nightmare Here
Read Tom’s Work at robotgeek.co.uk
Intro Music by Nestrogen
News Intro by Sci
Outro Music by Spamtron

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The Press Room Episode #63.0

Date 2010-06-06

Dvader from the United States joins DarthHomer from Australia and Yodariquo from Canada in a fast-moving discussion of gaming news.  Includes hands-on accounts of games like Super Mario Galaxy 2, 3D Dot Game Heroes, the 360’s Alan Wake, Red Dead Redemption (Homer grows tired of it), Blur, Sam and Max: The Devils Playhouse, the Tomb of Sam and Max, Battle of Giants: Mutant Insects, Rooms DS and Picross 3D.

News

DarthHomer
25:36 Infamous 2 Has Been Announced 
27:19 MotorStorm 3 Leaked? 
28:18 CAPCOM Reveals E3 Lineup 
29:07 SEGA Working on New Total War Game 
30:26 Red Faction: Armageddon Announced 
33:15 Dungeon Siege 3 Announced 

DVader
34:39 Square Enix Announced New Third-Person Shooter 
38:09 Mikami’s New Game, Vanquish 
40:06 New Sonic Game 
44:22 New “Contra” 

Yodariquo
46:03 GoldenEye Wii leaked 
49:19 3DS near-360 visuals? 
53:45 Database of Stolen Gaming Accounts Uncovered 
55:03 Piracy costs gaming lots of money, CESA Guesses 

Community Focus:
E3 Predictions 

Running Time: 1:19:05
Approximate Size: 27.8 MB(MP3) 33 MB(OGG)

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Links:
Jamie’s Other Gaming Podcast: http://www.level3.org.au
Intro Music by Nestrogen 
Outro Music by Spamtron 

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The Press Room Episode #61.0

Date 2010-05-24

In this week’s podcast Yodariquo, DarthHomer and Aspro talk about the latest gaming news and give first hand accounts of Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2, Hotel Dusk, Sakura Wars: So Long My Love, Yakuza 3, Dead Space Extraction, Dead Space, That’s So Raven, Red Dead Redemption, 3D Dot Game Heroes and Alan Wake.

News
Homer
43:28 Killzone 3 is Going to Happen 
46:35 Ubisoft News

Aspro
49:55 SMG Composer Gives Full Original Sound Track on YouTube 
50:43 Allard Likely Out At Microsoft 
53:06 Super Mario Galaxy 2 Launches, 98 metacritic 
55:59 Online-Passes For Used Games
1:01:43 CHL (Canadian Hockey League) Coming to NHL11 

Yoda

1:03:23 Sony’s Rob Dyer Lets Loose

1:09:24 PSP2 Rumours 

1:11:29 Rockstar on Parents 
1:12:42 Epic on PC development 

Running Time: 1:20:03
Approximate Size: 28.1 MB(MP3) 35.1 MB(OGG)

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Links:
Jamie’s Other Gaming Podcast: http://www.level3.org.au
Intro Music by Nestrogen 
Outro Music by Spamtron 

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