The Press Room Episode #108

Date 2012-04-13

Tom (Foolz) Towers and Shane (Aspro) are back to host the 108th episode of The Pressroom. Hands-on impressions of Sakura Wars: So Long My Love, Odium, Freedom Force, Final Fantasy 7, The Thing, Final Fantasy 9, Valkyrie Profile: Lenneth, Septerra Core, Yakuza: Dead Souls, Rayman, Urban Chaos: Riot Response and Crash Bandicoot. We also come up with an alternate numbering system for 1 through 8.

News
3DS Remake of Zelda: Link to the Past Mentioned by Miyamoto
March NPD
Zenimax Trademarks Silly Phrase
Super MArio 4 Site Registered by Nintendo
Pokemon Black & White 2 is Actually New?
Most Anticipated Games of 2012
BulletStorm 2 Cancelled
Blesinski Defends Reality of On-Disc DLC
Molyneux Trapped in Creative Padded Cell
Eurogamer/ Molyneux Mutual Appreciation Interview

Community Focus
Forgotten Cult Classics Thread of Revival
The Thread of Unlikely Crushes: Have you ever fancied someone you shouldn’t have?

Running Time: 1:34:15
File Size: ~37.7 MB

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The Press Room Episode #102

Date 2012-02-24

Shane (Aspro) and Tom (Foolz) are back to host the 102nd episode of The Pressroom. They give their first hand impressions of Final Fantasy 7 (PS1), Shadow Hearts (PS2), Game Dev Story (Mobile), Half-Life 2: Episode 2 (360), Halo 3 (360), Killzone 2 (PS3), Yakuza 2 (PS2), Prey (360) and Binary Domain (PS3). Asura’s Wrath also gets our Fake Reviews™ segment treatment and much much more.

News
40:19 Killzone Boss Moves to Dead Space
42:15 Valve Will Make Hardware If They Have To
46:49 Jet Set/Grind Radio Coming to XBLA/ SEN
50:00?3DS Fastest Selling Console Ever
53:52 New Medal of Honor Coming in October
58:59 Some Racist Thing, No Idea, Really.

Community Focus
Robio’s Cosplay Wars
Mass Effect Playthrough Thread
Robio’s Grilled Cheese Vodka

Running Time: 1:22:03
File Size: ~33.6 MB—-
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News Intro by sci
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The Press Room Episode #72.0

Date 2010-08-28

Wheeze kickin’ it ol’ skool with Yodariquo, Darth Homer and Foolz. The gang talks about Homer getting a job in the gay porn industry, malerooms, licking and hands-on (cough) experience with gaymes like, Cho Iniki, Star Wars: The Force Unleased: Ultimate Sith Edition (360), Dissidia: Final Fantasy (PSP), Podnation Racers (PS3), Dragon Quest 9 (DS), Little Big Planet (PS3), Yakuza 3 (PS3) and Ivy the Kiwi? (DS).

IMPORTANT: Please note, Foolz is watching a futbol/ soccer game throughout. This explains random sports references.
News
Darth Homer
23:18 Tell Tale Reveals Tyco, Strong Bad and Others for a new game.
25:31 Lucas Arts Working on Apple Version of Grim Fandango
26:19 Square Working on FF6 for iPhone?
27:41 Square Offering Kingdom Hearts Only on PSP Pre 3000

Foolz
28:55
32:37
Kinect Is Not Limited To Two Players
34:10 Bible MMO in The Works
36:22 EEDAR Says Games With Female Protagonist Score Higher (Except Not)
37:56 Virtual-On: The Breast of Both Worlds
39:29 Steam users Also Use Bit-Torrent

Yodariquo
40:52 Target Gets Into Used Games
42:40 Best Buy Also Gets Into Used Biz
44:44 Sony Exploring Online Pass Options for First-Party Titles
52:43 Kinect Won’t Have Voice – Or Will It?
54:03 Sony Says Move Won’t Sell So Great

Running Time: 1:04:34
Approximate Size: 20 MB
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The Press Room Episode #70.0

Date 2010-08-18

After a 2 week break Yodariquo, Aspro and Foolz return to give their first hand impressions of Final Fantasy 3, Goldeneye: Rogue Agent, Little Big Planet and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Smash Up, we also break down the latest in video gaming news.
News
Yodariquo
21:42 US Loosens Restrictions
31:20 Bioshock (3)?
35:25 NPD1

Aspro
45:25 Red Steel 2 Post Mortem
51:10 Heavy Rain Sold Four Times As Many Copies As Expected
54:51 Zampella: Reviewers should finish games

Foolz
57:00 Mass Effect 2 to PS3
1:00:00 Sakamoto says Other M is perfect Metroid experience
1:06:51 Baldur’s gate started out as MMO
1:09:39 No ladders in Fallout
1:12:42 Fox News doesn’t like the taliban
1:18:19 FIFA 11

Community Focus:
1:27:38 Soul Reaver

Running Time: 1:40:50
Approximate Size: 35.4 MB
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The Press Room Episode #62.0

Date 2010-05-30

Co-Pilots DarthHomer and Yodariquo pull off a tricky landing while Aspro puts his seat in the upright position.  Games talked about today: Sakura Wars: So Long My Love, Big Bang Mini, Batman: Arkham Asylum, Dead Space, Bolt, Neir, Red Dead Redemption, Alan Wake, Hotel Dusk, Lost Odyssey, Final Fantasy 13 and UFC Undisputed 2010.

News

DarthHomer
34:00 Tekken 7 Announced  
35:33 Square Enix Publishing on iPad 
36:43 Treyarch Heading Toward Online Subscription Model
40:35 Valve Updates Legacy Titles for Mac 

Yodariquo
42:25 Insomniac Goes Multi-Plat 
44:25 Rockstar North Hiring for Wii and DS 
47:31 NAMCO speaks about Ubisoft’s DRM
49:48 Ubisoft Helps Pirates Says Analyst 
52:30 Wii Wings 

Community Focus: What Went Wrong This Gen

Running Time: 1:01:25
Approximate Size: 21.5 MB(MP3) 30 MB(OGG)

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Links:
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