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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Outro Music by Spamtron

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The Press Room Episode #69.0

Date 2010-07-26

We return to our IHOP format (International House of Podcast) with Foolz in Australia joining Special Guest SteelAttack from Mexico and host Dvader from Miami to give hand-on impressions of (The recently updated multiplayer) Uncharted 2 (PS3), Red Steel 2 (Wii), Love (PC), Coma (PC), Achievement Unlocked (PC) (Links for these free games are provided below), Little Big Planet (Ps3), Resident Evil 5 (PS3), Pro Evolution Soccer Ten (Wii), FIFA X (PS3) and Sonic 2 (Genesis).

News
Dvader
29:19 Comic Con Capcom News – Streetfighter V Tekken
37:22 Mega Man Universe (No link, there was no news).
38:32 Mega Man Legends 3
40:35 Bungie News
43:49 Boba Fett in SW:TFU
44:56 Marvel Gauntlet
45:30 Tactics Ogre PSP
45:50 Kinect Priced
55:49 Sony Move News
1:05:32 PachterWatch

Foolz
1:21:40 $35 Laptop

SteelAttack
1:23:16 Starcraft II To Sell 7 Mill in 12 Months?

Community Focus:

Why Do You Keep Up On Gaming News?

Running Time: 1:41:15
Approximate Size: 35.6 MB (MP3) 38.3 MB (OGG)

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Links:
Coma Game http://www.newgrounds.com/portal/view/541124
Loved Game http://www.alexanderocias.com/loved.php
Acheivement Unlocked Game http://armorgames.com/play/2893/achievement-unlocked

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The Press Room Episode #57.0

Date 2010-04-16

While DarthHomer and Yodariquo take a spell, Dvader, Foolz and Igabobovic stitch together a podcast and talk about NPD, Games as Art and such games as Final Fantasy 13, Batman: Arkham Asylum, Rabbids Go Home, RedSteel 2, Boom Blox 2, Endless Ocean 2, Okami,

NOTE: On this week’s podcast there are some audio quality issues with Iga’s track, though it does get better as the cast goes on.

News
Foolz
23:49 Blazblue to PC 
24:28 No More Free Demos 
26:05 Sony not going to offer PS3 Refunds 
28:25 Deus Ex 3’s Distinctive Art 
29:02 Gen 1 Xbox Live Over 
30:37 MGS 2 on Japanese Virtual Console 

Dvader
31:30 NPD (Google it)
42:00 General Discussion of Red Steel 2’s Commercial Failure.
43:00 General Discussion of Third-Party Sales on Wii

41:10 X-Com Returns to Gaming…as an FPS

53:33 Gears of War 3 Trailer

55:27 Demons’ Soul’s is Coming to Europe 

58:19 Devil May Cry 5 May Be Made By Losers Who Made Heavenly Sword 
59:39 Super Mario Galaxy 2 Pictures and News 
1:03:17 Phantom Leo Says the Black Wii is Coming (Might not want to google that)
1:04:19 Games as Art Discussion

Running Time: 1:12:21
Approximate Size: 25.4 MB (MP3) 39 MB (OGG)
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