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 #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 #77

Date 2010-10-15

Yodariquo and DVader give their hands on impressions of Sonic 4: Episode One (Wii), Vanquish (PS3, 360), Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light (PS3, 360), Castlevania: Lords of Shadow (PS3, 360), and NBA2K11 (PS3, 360) before getting into the gaming news of the week. Yoda and Vader also pick their FINAL FOUR in our Game of the Decade thread.
News

Yodariquo
20:00 Gran Turismo 5 Delayed
24:23 Valve’s “New” Game
26:58 Starcraft 2 Bannings
30:39 Kinect Gets a Boat

Dvader
35:30 NPD RIP
38:44 New X-Men Game
40:46 SEGA Making New Sonic Anniversary Game
42:33 New Shenmue!!! (mobile game – ahh fark!)
44:33 Grasshopper Gets Wada (Harvest Moon) and Little King Story Creator

Community Focus: Press Room Episode Triple Zero

Running Time: 1:10:45
Approximate Size: 24.8 MB
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Intro Music by Nestrogen

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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

Intro Music by Nestrogen
Outro Music by Spamtron

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The Press Room Episode #47.0

Date 2010-02-07

Foolz, DarthHomer and Yodariquo return to talk about the following games: Mass Effect 2, Forza 3, Spider Man: Web of Shadows, Darksiders, Dragon Age, Aliens vs. Predator, Heavy Rain, FIFA 10, Tatsunoko vs. Capcom, Dark Void Zero and Pokemon Rumble.



News

Darthhomer

(38:15) GTA Episodes Released to other consoles

(39:58) LA Noir Update

(41:31) The Who Superbowl

(43:22) EB Take a Stance on R18+

(46:33) Yakuza CE



Vader

(48:26) Sonic 4

(52:37) Rumour: Sonic in Super Mario Galaxy 2

(55:35) Bayonetta Sells Over a Million

(55:52) SEGA releases all its old games again



Foolz

(57:28) Blaster Master

(58:33) Grinder multiplat, coming 2011

(1:00:11) Wii Injuries

(1:01:36) Could Pachter be right about new Nintendo console?

(1:03:00) Overkill Cheap

(1:04:15) White Knight Chronicles review watch

(1:05:58) Dante’s DLC Hell

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