The Press Room Episode #81

Date 2010-11-23

Darth Homer and Foolz provide their antipodean impressions of Persona 3 (PSP), Fist of the North Star: Ken’s Rage (PS3), Call of Duty: Black Ops (PS3), Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit, Panzer Dragoon Orta (XB), Killzone (PS3) and FIFA XI before getting into the news of the week.

News
Darth Homer
13:37 NPD
22:17 Spike VGA Nominees Announced
27:43 The Future Of Bizarre Creations

Foolz
29:33 GT5 Install While Playing
31:36 Yu Suzuki wants to Make Shenmue 3
34:00 Codemasters Hold Recruietment Drive, Invites Bizarre
34:58 Splatterhouse Character in Playboy

Critical Reception: Sonic Colors, Donkey Kong Country Returns.

Community Focus:
Vader’s 80’s Music Thread
Leo Hates Some Games

Running Time: 47:21 minutes
Approximate Size: ~19 MB
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Intro Music by Nestrogen
Outro Music by Spamtron

Also, Super Kangaroo Testicals.

The Press Room Episode #81 = headline

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The Press Room Episode #79

Date 2010-11-02

Vader, Yodariquo, Darth Homer and Foolz return for the Second Anniversary of TheVGPress.com to give their first hand impressions of Amnesia: The Dark Descent (PC), Sonic Colours (DS), Crafting Mama (DS), Kirby’s Epic Yarn (Wii), Red Steel 2 (Wii), Sonic Chronicles (DS), Killzone 2 (PS3), FIFA XI (PS3), Fallout New Vegas (PS3), Castlevania: Lord of Shadows (PS3), SingStar Guitar (PS3), Rockband 3 (PS3) and Star Wars: The Force Unleashed 2 (PS3) before tackling the news of the week. Also, bonus content from Episode 78 is included.

News
Dvader
29:04 Inafune and Capcom Break Up
39:01 Mikami’s Studio Tango Bought by Zenimax
41:26 SMG 2 Unit Sales
42:23 Take-Two Interactive CEO Steps Down
43:21 Fable 3 Critical Reception

Darth Homer
48:11 Project Gotham Racing Returns?
49:45 Call of Duty Black Ops Cameos

Foolz
53:33 Iwata Speaks on Wii and DS Sales/ Usership
55:31 PacterWatch
57:04 IO Gets Staff Cuts
58:31 Ken Levine Likes PC’s
1:00:58 More Details on Shenume Mobile Game

Yodariquo
1:02:58 Blizzard Suing Starcraft 2 Hackers
1:04:59 Sony Threatening to Suing PS3 Break Users
1:06:01 BREAKING NEWS from Dvader – SOCOM Dev on Resident Evil?
1:10:47 Sony Makes…a PHONE!
1:11:27 Rush Limbaugh Defends Games as Art
1:13:20 Suikoden 25 Disc Soundtrack
1:15:45 One Year Anniversay of Horrible VC Releases

Community Focus:
The Epitome of a Nintendo Game also discussion of Hobo Gaming Strategies.

Running Time: 1:57:06
Approximate Size: 48 MB
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Intro Music by Nestrogen
Outro Music by Spamtron

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The Press Room Episode #78

Date 2010-10-26

Darth Homer and Foolz (Australia) and Iga Bobvich (Netherlands) join forces to give their first hand impressions of Boom Blox 2: Bash Party (Wii), Killzone 2 (PS3), Yakuza 3 (PS3), FIFA XI (PS3), Metroid: Other M (Wii), and DJ Hero 2 (PS3).

News
Darth Homer
20:10 Kirby’s Epic Yarn Delayed for EU and Australia
22:01 Professor Layton/ Ace Attorney Game
24:52 Prinny 2 Contest

Foolz
25:00 Fable 3 Gayness
27:37 Molyneux, “I’ve never made a great game.”
28:43 Square Has Ten Year Plan for Deus Ex
31:23 Machinerium Soundtrack Released on Vinyl
32:46 New Dante Designed to Generate Interest
PS2 Bundle for $99
35:43 Amazon Deal for GoldenEye Wii

Iga Bobovich
37:21 Korean Starcraft Scandal

Community Focus The VG Press Game of the Decade

Running Time: 45:26
Approximate Size: 18.6 MB
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Intro Music by Nestrogen
Outro Music by Spamtron

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