The Press Room Episode #82

Date 2010-12-02

Yodariquo, Dvader, Darth Homer and Aspro perform a square dance of gaming perspectives and news for the 82nd Episode of The Press Room. First hand impressions of Golden Sun (DS), Kinect, Gran Turismo 5 (PS3), Pac-Man CE DX (XBLA), A Boy and his Blob (Wii), Oblivion (360), Super Mario Sunshine (GC), Murumasa (Wii), GoldenEye 007 (Wii), NBA JAM HD, Persona 3 Portable (PSP), and Sonic Colors (Wii) are given in the show.

News
Aspro
56:02 343 Making Halo: Combat Evolved HD?
59:00 Yakuza Producer With New Robot Game “Binary Domain”

Yodariquo
63:50 Judge Throws 360 Modding Case Out of Court

DVader
68:20 Black Friday Sales Numbers/ Discussion of Motion
78:41 Cock Out – Perverse Penis Game (For a Good Cause)

Community Focus:
Platforming Games Dead?
Homer’s Blog

Running Time: 90 minutes
Approximate Size: ~36 MB
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Links:
Check out Darth Homer’s work at Level3.org.au
Intro Music by Nestrogen
Outro Music by Spamtron

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The Press Room Episode #80

Date 2010-11-15

Yodariquo and Aspro give first hand impressions of GoldenEye 007 (Wii), Dragon Quest IV (DS), Crackdown (360) and Too Human (360) before getting into the news of the week.

News
Yodariquo
45:15 GT5 Dated!
47:16 NBA Elite 11 Cancelled
49:59 Nintendo Will Bring Un-released DS games to US
52:37 Dragon Quest 6 Cancelled?>
54:46 Nintendo has QA Approval? Since When?

Aspro
58:08 Wii Exclusive Sonic Colors Opens With Good Reviews
59:59 Call of Duty: Black Ops News
63:45 Kinect News

Community Focus:
Does culture play a part in game development?

Running Time: 78:15
Approximate Size: 32.3 MB
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Links:

Intro Music by Nestrogen
Outro Music by Aspro

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The Press Room Episode #68.0

Date 2010-07-18

Yodariquo and Dvader give hand-on impressions of Jam Sessions 2 (DS) before going into the news of the week, NPD Analysis and a special movie reviews of Interception and Toy Story 3.

News
Dvader
5:29 June NPD
27:10 Rockstar /2K Layoffs
32:07 Mega Man Universe Trailer
36:02 New James Bond Game
39:13 Sunsoft Virtual Console Games

Yodariquo
40:00 Playstation Move SKUs detailed
43:21 Mark Rein Strikes Again
45:53 Tim Schafer on Bobby Kotick
47:12 The World’s Stupidest Solution to Piracy

Community Focus:
Nintendo Downloads for 7/19/10
Movie of the Year Picks

Approximate Running Time: 1:22:01
Approximate Size: 28.8 MB (MP3) 40 MB (OGG)
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Links:
Intro Music by Nestrogen

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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 #36.0

Date 2009-11-15

NPD week! Dvader is absent :( But we have the other usuals with Darthhomer in the hosting chair along with Foolz and Yodariquo. Now what’s that sound?



Darthhomer

(36:16) October 2009 NPD numbers

(55:40) Activision replaces Bond with new actor

(57:57) Dynamic Slash and Hotel Dusk 2

(1:00:14) Final Fantasy XIII gets official North American release date

(1:01:16) Resident Evil 5 Alternate Edition will be DLC in North America



Yodariquo

(1:02:12) Pokemon Rumble announced

(1:02:55) Paint program coming to DSiWare

(1:03:33) Pizza Delivery Boy coming to Wii

(1:04:30) Keroro RPG announced

(1:05:21) Sony sued by blind gamer for not accomodating



Foolz

(1:07:35) Endless Ocean 2 confirmed for Australian release

(1:08:20) Facebook for PS3 confirmed

(1:09:12) Motorbikes possible for Gran Turismo 5

(1:10:39) Darthhomer’s entry

Yodariquo’s entry

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