The Press Room Episode #128

Date 2012-08-31

Listen for how to win a copy of Hyperdimension Neptunia mk2

Derek “Yodariquo” and Tom “Foolz Towers” host the 128th episode of The Pressroom. This week we have hands-on impressions of Hyperdimension Neptunia mk2 (PS3), Papo & Yo (PS3), A Virus Named Tom (PC), Awesomenauts (PC), 1953 – KGB Unleashed (PC), Rayman Origins (PS3), Starcraft II and Borderlands (PC).

News
MGS News With Guest Host David “Dvader”
MGS Conference Summary
What it Looked Like
Vehicle Control
Wii U News
U Latency
Frag Dolls Get U
And the rest…
Majora’s Mask 3DS?
Funcom’s Secret World Flops
New Taiko Drum Master for Wii
New Game From Dead Island Team
Binding of Isaac Heading to Consoles
Another Team ICO Member Quits
Former Team Bondi Boss Announces Next Project
Shin Megami Tensei 4 Trailer for 3DS
Critical Reception
THPS HD
Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition
FFVII (Eurogamer)
FFVII (Destructoid)
Community Focus
Franchises You Love That You Don’t Want Sequels To

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 #126

Date 2012-08-16

Shane “Aspro” and David “Dvader” return to host the 126th episode of The Pressroom. Big Gamescom coverage this week as well as hands-on impressions of Darksiders II (PS3), Sound Shapes (PS3), Borderlands (PS3) and Mass Effect 3 (PS3).

News
Sony Announces Crossbuy
DQ10 sells only 70K in week 2
Full Sony Conference summary
Gears of War Studio Loses Key Staff
Capcom Gamescom Summary”
PC Gamer Reviews Binary Domain PC
CoD Black Ops 2 has multiplayer, who gives a shit
Gamasutra: Has Call of Duty Peaked?
Metal Gear Revengeance Dated

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 #125

Date 2012-08-10

Derek “Yodariquo” and Shane “Aspro” return to host the 125th episode of The Pressroom. Along with the week’s news, hands-on impressions are given of 999 (DS), Red Dead Redemption (PS3), Left 4 Dead 2 (PC), Borderlands (PS3), Motorstorm Pacific Rift (PS3), Starcraft II’s 1.5 Patch (PC), Velvet Assassin (360), Ballad of Gay Tony (PS3), Viewtiful Joe (GC) and The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass.

News
More Mass Effect 3 Endings? MORE?
Steam Going Into Non-Game Applications
Dragon Quest X Launches Hard
Blizzard Hacked
IN-DEPTH Animal Crossing 3DS COverage
RE6 Achievements Leaked
Box Art for Wii U Games Shown
Rise of the Triad
Hybrid News
No Russian Level Explained
Real Currency Shows Up on XBLA
Bioshock Teams Loses Key Staff
Sony Drops The Last Guardian Trademark

Community Focus
Game You Would Be Embarassed to Be Seen Playing
What Game(s) Do You Feel Gave you Your Money’s Worth?

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 #122

Date 2012-07-16

Tom “Foolz” Towers and Shane “Aspro” Kardasian host the 122nd episode of The Pressroom. Besides the news we talk about the average retail experience in Australia and also give hands-on impressions of Rayman: Origins (PS3), Trine (PC), Kingdom Hearts (PS2), Borderlands (PS3) and Killzone 2 (PS3).

News
41:02Ouya Continues to Break Funding Records
44:56Photos of New PS3 Emerge
47:26Developer Defends U’s Power
51:15 Discussion of Australian Game Retailing
57:22Deadpool Game Confirmed (We demonstrate our utter ignorance—shamelessly).
59:08Grand Theft Auto 5 Screens
1:00:573DS Will Be Sold at Profit
1:03:22EA Would Love to Publish Amalur 2
1:04:42Halo 4 Bundle Shown
1:06:47Anarchy Reigns Bombs in Japan
1:10:54June NPD
1:15:08Sonic Adventure 2 HD
1:15:20Yakuza 1 & 2 HD Collection Announced
1:16:36Gears of War: Judgment Dated
1:16:42Pathetic New Releases

Community Focus
Hobo CUPdate
If Not Gaming Then What?
Opinion Buddy System

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 #33.0

Date 2009-10-25

Darthhomer’s back with Foolz, Dvader and Yodariquo. Do a barrel roll!



Vancouver Island



NPD sales

(30:15) NPD September, 2009



Darthhomer

(45:30) Australia only gets edited Left 4 Dead 2

(49:10) No dedicated servers for Modern Warfare 2



Dvader

(52:20) Ratchet & Crank: A Crack in Time Reviews

(53:13) Borderlands reviews

(53:30) Forza Motorsport 3 reviews

(55:15) New Super Mario Bros. Wii reviews

(57:25) Famitsu scores Bayonetta 40/40



Foolz

(58:42) Elder Scrolls V coming

(59:50) Okami Wii shows up on Japanese sales charts

(1:00:42) Atmoic Games to port FPS to Wii



Yodariquo

(1:01:42) Nokia sues Apple for unpaid patent infringement in iPhone

(1:03:23) NFL fan sues EA for use of likeness

(1:07:23) Crazy comments from Toyota executive



Community Focus

(1:08:35) Is the overarching concept of game completion crippling your enjoyment of gaming?



Pachter Watch!:

(1:14:17) Pachter laments music game sales

(1:17:00) Xbox Live pricing to go up to $100

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