The Press Room Episode #118

Date 2012-06-12

Shane “Aspro”, Derek “Yodariquo” and Tom “Foolz” Towers host the 118th episode of The Pressroom.
Hands-on impressions of CrossworDS, Starcraft 2, Yakuza: Dead Souls, RAGE, God of War III, Swords and Soldiers: Super Sausagefest, Gran Turismo 5, Tunnelers, L.A. Noire and Heavy Rain.

News
Nintendo Land is a Pack-in Game
Trine $20 on Wii U
Eternal Darkness Cancelled?
Final Fantasy XiV Beta on PS3 Later This Year
Crytek Going Free To Play
New THQ Boss Appears to be Clueless Idiot
Activision Supporting Wii U

Community Focus
Yoda’s Folly: Herding cats Edition

Links:
Read Tom’s Work at robotgeek.co.uk
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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 #59.0

Date 2010-04-30

In this week’s podcast Yodariquo, Dvader, Foolz and Igabobovic (with guest appearance of Freehostgator) talk about such games as Endless Ocean 2, Castlevania 3, Heavy Rain, FIFA X, Raving Rabbids Go Home and then get to the gaming news of the week (in addition to an audio recording of a gangban. (That’s Gang-BAN).



News

Yoda

16:06 Black Wii is Still Coming

17:10 Bungie Teaming with Activision

24:21 Sony Faces Class Action Lawsuit

31:25 Videogames and the Media



Foolz

42:34 Halo 2 Still Going

43:00 Wii Price Drop For Aus/NZ

45:58 RZA Doing mo-cap for DJ Hero 2

48:00 Surfer Girl 360 Rumours



Vader

51:00 Treyarch Announces Call of Duty: Black Ops



Iga

55:34 Force Unleashed 2 Announced

59:30 Red Steel 3 Kerfuffle

1:06:25 Castlevania HD – IGA CONFIRMS! (that it is fake)



Running Time: 1:22:39

Approximate Size: 29 MB (MP3) 33 MB (OGG)
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The Press Room Episode #54.0

Date 2010-03-27

After a Beckian introduction Foolz, DarthHomer and Yodariquo return to talk about such games as, God of War 3, Heavy Rain, Dragon Age Origins, Yakuza 3, Pokemon Soul Silver, XBLA Game Room, Hotel Dusk, Batman: Arkham Asylum, PES 10, KORG DS-10 Plus, Mass Effect and Killing Floor.

PachterWatch also returns this week.  

News

DarthHomer
35:00 Mark McDonald Reveals Nintendo’s 3DS [Do you really need a link?]
39:40 Sony Chimes in on 3DS (It’s for babies)
40:32 PachterComment on 3DS
43:53 Michael Atkinson’s Replacement (Australian Anti-Gaming Guru).
45:47 Counterstrike Hacker Stabbed Through Head

Yodariquo
47:36 EA’s DRM Failure
49:47 Ubisoft Gives Free Games to Apologize for DRM Glitch
50:39 Activision Clarifies DLC and Morale

Foolz
54:45 Penny Arcade Adventures Series Over
56:53 Pilot Wings on VC
57:55 Heavy Rain to Support Move
59:23 Rare to define Natal
1:00:40 Miyamoto Blames Quality for Bad Sales
1:04:12 PachterWatch

Running Time: 1:14
Approximate Size: 26 MB (MP3) OGG (32 MB)
Links:
Homer’s Other Gaming Podcast: http://www.level3.org.au
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The Press Room Episode #53.0

Date 2010-03-20

When Foolz, Dvader and DarthHomer can’t participate Yodariquo panics and calls in Aspro, for his debut on the VGPressroom.

Together they talk about such games as, Fifty Cent: Blood on the Sand, Chrono Trigger, Eat Lead: The Return of Matt Hazard, Baldur’s Gate: Dark Alliance II, LA Rush, TopGear: Overdrive and Final Fantasy III.


News
Yodariquo
Pikmin 3 “Well Under Way” 
LOTR Action RPG 
THQ’s Digital Download Future 
Sony’s Tretton Slaps Down Natal 
DS2 This Year? 
Swiss Ban Violent Games 

Aspro
360 Gaining USB Storage Support This Year 
EA to Trial Always-on DRM 
GameStop: Hardware Shortages Are Legit 
Molyneux Praises Heavy Rain 
Modern Warfare 2 Stimulus Package 

Running Time: 1:12:09
Approximate Size: 25.3 MB
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