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Gameonysus Weekly

Janet Garcia

Your one stop show for all the biggest video game news stories of the week.
Activision Blizzard Updates and Harmonix x Fortnite - 12/2/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. I am your host Janet Garcia and today we’re talking about updates regarding Activision Blizzard, when FIFA meets real life, and Epic Games’ latest acquisition . All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Intro Main StoriesState treasurers pressure Activision over misconduct allegations https://www.axios.com/state-treasurers-pressure-activision-over-misconduct-352fe2e6-64d4-4f30-ba7e-39e0e13419de.html Activision Blizzard walkout organizer resigns https://www.axios.com/activision-blizzard-walkout-organizer-resigns-c06e5145-a747-4cbf-b028-bd44329be19f.html Nintendo calls report distressing and disturbing https://www.fanbyte.com/news/nintendo-issues-internal-response-to-activision-blizzard-reports/ PlayStation lawsuit https://www.axios.com/playstation-lawsuit-alleges-gender-discrimination-6d3b5ef7-b34c-4e45-94e5-f6424983e8a7.html Epic Games acquires Rock Band dev Harmonix https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-11-23-epic-games-acquires-rock-band-developer-harmonix Cute FIFA story https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-11-27-liverpool-star-quits-fifa-22-tournament-early-to-play-real-life-match-scores-after-just-97-seconds-does-gamer-celebration PSA: Xbox museum about you https://museum.xbox.com/en Game Releases and Updates Life is Strange: True Colors drops on Nintendo Switch December 7thFor the FreeXbox games with gold decemberPS Plus gamesThank you to my Patreon Supporters and Sponsorshttps://www.patreon.com/Gameonysus Jamie HargreavesDanreb Victoriowallie woxenfreeJeffrey P LongMike ButterfieldSky HannCesar MaciasKelsey JacobsNerd MuchRichard GeerlingOffshoreMeteorNina KahnTimothy SheridanBrittney CampbellKelsey LewinFranciscoAaron EspinozaDarkTaggerseaside_gabeRobert HaynesEddie De SantiagoJared Pettymarquis terrellBiscuitsWithDaveyjasonfalveyspencer icasianoKristofer ScottKevin FairJesse ClarkBlacclumberjackNina McKeeRandletonPlayItJasonMargarita CastilloEdwin Garcia
4d ago
24 mins
Bobby Kotick Exposed and Called Out - 11/22/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. I am your host Janet Garcia and today we’re talking about Bobby Kotick getting exposed, rockstar’s apology, and the game awards nominations. All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Intro Main StoriesBobby Kotick Exposed https://www.axios.com/activision-blizzard-bobby-kotick-walkout-resignation-bfa5be58-3117-4a8c-9d9d-fda03afec29c.html Resignation calls https://www.axios.com/activision-blizzard-employees-call-for-kotick-resignation-union-c755c30e-2d31-4188-a8fa-91fd84592222.html Xbox and PlayStation respond to Kotick: https://www.polygon.com/22791574/activision-sex-harassment-lawsuit-xbox-playstation-criticism-bobby-kotick  Activision Blizzard lack of pay parity https://www.ign.com/articles/blizzard-jen-oneal-mike-ybarra-equal-pay-after-resignation + timeline: https://www.ign.com/articles/activision-blizzard-lawsuit-timeline-the-story-so-far  Rockstar Apologizes https://www.rockstargames.com/newswire/article/393o373751k48k/a-note-from-the-rockstar-games-team-re-grand-theft-auto-the-trilogy-th Private Division buys olli olli world dev https://www.privatedivision.com/2021/11/15/private-division-acquires-developer-roll7/ Game Awards Nomination https://thegameawards.com/nominees/game-of-the-year DelaysHalo Campaign and Forge https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-11-19-dont-expect-halo-infinite-campaign-co-op-until-may-at-the-earliest Saints Row delayed https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-11-17-saints-row-delayed-six-months-to-august-2022 Pragmata delayed to 2023Game Event RecapsXbox Anniversary Halo Multiplayer dropped early76 more games backwards compatible; last update for old gamesXbox documentary Game Releases and Updates A short hike console PlayStation and Xbox release dateFor the FreeBig Brain Academy DemoRadiohead’s kid a mnesia exhibitionShut Up and Take My MoneyBlack Friday Sales etcOutroThank you to my Patreon Supporters and Sponsorshttps://www.patreon.com/Gameonysus Jamie HargreavesDanreb Victoriowallie woxenfreeJeffrey P LongMike ButterfieldSky HannCesar MaciasKelsey JacobsNerd MuchRichard GeerlingOffshoreMeteorNina KahnTimothy SheridanBrittney CampbellKelsey LewinFranciscoAaron EspinozaDarkTaggerseaside_gabeRobert HaynesEddie De SantiagoJared Pettymarquis terrellBiscuitsWithDaveyjasonfalveyspencer icasianoKristofer ScottKevin FairJesse ClarkBlacclumberjackNina McKeeRandletonPlayItJasonMargarita CastilloEdwin Garcia
Nov 22 2021
31 mins
Game Awards' 40 Games and GTA Remastered's Launch Issues 11/15/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. I am your host Janet Garcia and today we’re talking about this year’s Game Awards, GTA and Battlefield’s launch issues, and Ubisoft’s pay raise. All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Intro Main StoriesWhat to Expect from the Game Awards https://www.epicgames.com/store/en-US/news/geoff-keighley-details-the-game-awards-2021-and-beyond GTA and Battlefield Struggle Out the Gate https://www.axios.com/battlefield-2042-grand-theft-auto-trilogy-stumble-release-44acd679-35a8-4e1b-bbb4-7cf014e026d7.html  Ubisoft pay raise https://kotaku.com/ubisoft-announces-pay-raises-to-stop-developers-from-le-1848012438 PS5 Production Cuts https://www.ign.com/articles/ps5-production-cut-supply-issues Switch Sales https://www.theverge.com/2021/11/12/22776640/nintendo-switch-oled-sales-october-2021-doug-bowser-interview PSA: Netflix games on iPhone and Twitch on SwitchDelays Playdate Delayed https://lists.play.date/w/C1CCc0cxLPvgKc6tC8jVmgSteam Deck delayed https://store.steampowered.com/news/app/1675180/view/3084396982306430712 Game Releases and Updates Among Us Update https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-11-10-new-roles-added-to-among-us Shut Up and Take My Money 10K Gucci XboxOutro 23:08 - endThank you to my Patreon Supporters and SponsorsJamie HargreavesDanreb Victoriowallie woxenfreeJeffrey P LongMike ButterfieldSky HannCesar MaciasKelsey JacobsNerd MuchRichard GeerlingOffshoreMeteorNina KahnTimothy SheridanBrittney CampbellKelsey LewinFranciscoAaron EspinozaDarkTaggerseaside_gabeRobert HaynesEddie De SantiagoJared Pettymarquis terrellBiscuitsWithDaveyjasonfalveyspencer icasianoKristofer ScottKevin FairJesse ClarkBlacclumberjackNina McKeeRandletonPlayItJasonMargarita CastilloEdwin Garcia
Nov 15 2021
24 mins
Nintendo's Plans and "A Better Ubisoft"'s Petition - 11/8/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one-stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. I am your host Janet Garcia and today we’re talking about Nintendo’s Plans and Prospects, The future of smash bros, and Netflix’s gaming service going live. All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Main StoriesNintendo’s Plans and Prospects https://www.nintendo.co.jp/ir/pdf/2021/211105e.pdf + https://twitter.com/zhugeex/status/1456537814330449928?s=21 + https://nintendoeverything.com/nintendo-switch-online-members-at-over-32-million-service-will-be-improved-and-expanded/ + https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/nintendo-says-its-using-switchs-success-to-fund-a-900m-development-expansion/ The future of Smash Bros https://www.ign.com/articles/super-smash-bros-future-without-sakurai Netflix’s Gaming Service is here  https://www.gamedeveloper.com/business/netflix-games-is-launching-on-november-3 Ubisoft employees call for public support https://www.axios.com/ubisoft-employees-call-public-support-88242bec-97d0-4e91-8c06-3cc296481490.html  + SIGN HERE: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSclI6y4sa3HqoFru8TyJGdMss0GsCZ26qfbOZAGxhgttCCEtA/viewform?stream=top&pli=1Devolver Digital Goes Public https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-11-04-devolver-now-a-publicly-traded-company-and-sony-has-bought-a-stakeTake-Two spent $53 million on a canceled game https://www.theverge.com/2021/11/3/22762349/take-two-cancelled-unannounced-title-from-hangar-13  Game Releases and Updates - Marvel’s Avengers’ paid XP boosts removed https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-11-02-marvels-avengers-controversial-paid-xp-boosts-to-be-removed-following-backlash Shut Up and Take My Money - Lego Luigi’s Mansion set- Xbox 360 SneakersThank you to my Patreon Supporters and SponsorsJamie HargreavesDanreb Victoriowallie woxenfreeJeffrey P LongMike ButterfieldSky HannCesar MaciasKelsey JacobsNerd MuchRichard GeerlingOffshoreMeteorNina KahnTimothy SheridanBrittney CampbellKelsey LewinFranciscoAaron EspinozaDarkTaggerseaside_gabeRobert HaynesEddie De SantiagoJared Pettymarquis terrellBiscuitsWithDaveyjasonfalveyspencer icasianoKristofer ScottKevin FairJesse ClarkBlacclumberjackNina McKeeRandletonPlayItJasonMargarita CastilloEdwin Garcia
Nov 8 2021
24 mins
Sony's State of Play and Bobby Kotick's Pay Cut - 11/01/21Big Releases and Big Delays - 10/25/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. I am your host Janet Garcia and today we’re talking about Activision Blizzard’s Exited Employees, a new game from the creator of Stardew, and a whole bunch of release dates and delays. All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Intro 0:00 - 00:21Main Stories- Activision Blizzard Says 20 Employees Exited as Part of Harassment Investigations 00:22 - 3:31 https://www.theverge.com/2021/10/19/22735413/activision-blizzard-employee-terminations-harassment-discrimination - Overwatch’s McCree renamed  3:32 - 5:24 https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-10-22-overwatchs-mccree-will-be-renamed-cole-cassidy-next-week - Stardew Valley dev’s new game 5:25 - 6:57 https://www.polygon.com/22739021/stardew-valley-concernedape-next-game-haunted-chocolatier-release-date - Sony Tests PlayStation App Captures Showing up on PS App 6:58 - 09:25 https://www.theverge.com/2021/10/18/22733250/ps5-sony-playstation-app-captures-phone-sharing - Epic Games Announces Publishing Partnership with EYES out and Spry Fox 09:26 - 13:09 https://www.epicgames.com/site/en-US/news/epic-games-announces-publishing-partnerships-with-eyes-out-and-spry-fox - CDPR buys indie studio 13:09- 15:26 https://www.cdprojekt.com/en/media/news/the-molasses-flood-video-games-development-studio-joins-cd-projekt-group/ - Delays 15:26 - 17:25 Elden Ring Delayed Advance Wars Remaster Delayed from 12/3 to Spring 2022 Next Gen Cyberpunk 2077 and the Witcher 3- Game Events Coming Up 17:26 - 20:20 State of Play for Microsoft’s special Xbox 20th anniversary broadcast November 15th - Game Releases and Updates 20:21 - 23:18God of War is Coming to PCGTA Release Date Among Us coming to Xbox, PlayStation, and Xbox Game Pass Outro 23:19 - endSupporters and SponsorsJamie HargreavesDanreb Victoriowallie woxenfreeJeffrey P LongMike ButterfieldSky HannCesar MaciasKelsey JacobsNerd MuchRichard GeerlingOffshoreMeteorNina KahnTimothy SheridanBrittney CampbellKelsey LewinFranciscoAaron EspinozaDarkTaggerseaside_gabeRobert HaynesEddie De SantiagoJared Pettymarquis terrellPhantom23BiscuitsWithDaveyjasonfalveyJared R Myerspencer icasianoKristofer ScottDuncan MacDougalKevin FairJesse ClarkBlacclumberjackNina McKeeRandletonPlayItJasonMargarita CastilloEdwin Garcia
Oct 25 2021
24 mins
Animal Crossing Gets Revamped and Nintendo Switch Online Gets Pricier - 10/08/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. I am your host Janet Garcia and today we’re talking about Nintendo’s Online Pricing Models, FIFA Name Drama, and Fortnite and Among Us officially working together plus all that AC news of course! All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Intro 0:00 - 00:20 Main Stories- Nintendo’s Switch Online’s Pricing Update 0:21 - 8:06 https://www.theverge.com/2021/10/15/22728113/nintendo-switch-online-plus-expansion-pack-price-n64-genesis-animal-crossing - FIFA name drama 8:07 - 14:26 https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-10-15-fifa-says-football-gaming-must-involve-more-than-one-party-controlling-and-exploiting-all-rights - Fortnite Among Us potential crossover 14:27 - 18:07 https://www.polygon.com/22722415/fortnite-among-us-impostors-inspiration-epic-games-admits - The chance to buy a PS5 18:08 - 20:00 https://www.playstation.com/en-us/ps5/register-to-buy/ Game Event Recaps- Animal Crossing Direct 21:00 - 35:05  Game Releases and Updates 35:06 - 35:39- Operation Tango Shut Up and Take My Money 35:40 - 36:36- Xbox Mini Fridge Up for Preorder Soon $99End 36:37 - endSupporters and SponsorsJamie HargreavesDanreb Victoriowallie woxenfreeJeffrey P LongMike ButterfieldSky HannCesar MaciasKelsey JacobsNerd MuchRichard GeerlingOffshoreMeteorNina KahnTimothy SheridanBrittney CampbellKelsey LewinFranciscoAaron EspinozaDarkTaggerseaside_gabeRobert HaynesEddie De SantiagoJared Pettymarquis terrellPhantom23BiscuitsWithDaveyjasonfalveyJared R Myerspencer icasianoKristofer ScottDuncan MacDougalKevin FairJesse ClarkBlacclumberjackNina McKeeRandletonPlayItJasonMargarita CastilloEdwin Garcia
Oct 18 2021
38 mins
Twitch Leaked and Sora Is in Smash - 10/11/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one-stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. I am your host Janet Garcia and today we’re talking about Twitch Leak, California Rejecting Activision Blizzard’s Settlement, and Game Updates like Sora in Smash and GTA getting remastered. All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Intro Main StoriesTwitch Leak  https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/the-entirety-of-twitch-has-reportedly-been-leaked/ Cali Rejects Settlement  https://www.axios.com/activision-settlements-california-1404c739-ba1b-4c05-8434-c8f124e9b99a.html Eidos 4 day work week  https://www.eidosmontreal.com/news/eidos-montreal-and-eidos-sherbrooke-shifting-to-the-4-day-work-week/ Randy pitchford steps down kind of https://www.ign.com/articles/gearbox-software-new-president-steve-jones-randy-pitchfordPokemon theme park  https://www.polygon.com/22712966/universal-studios-pokemon-theme-park Game Events Coming UpACNH Direct Details  Game Releases and Updates Sora is in Smash and the series is on the switch via the cloudGTA Trilogy Remaster Apex Halloween eventPS3 and Vita annoying cards thingOutroSupporters and SponsorsJamie HargreavesDanreb Victoriowallie woxenfreeJeffrey P LongMike ButterfieldSky HannCesar MaciasKelsey JacobsNerd MuchRichard GeerlingOffshoreMeteorNina KahnTimothy SheridanBrittney CampbellKelsey LewinFranciscoAaron EspinozaDarkTaggerseaside_gabeRobert HaynesEddie De SantiagoJared Pettymarquis terrellPhantom23BiscuitsWithDaveyjasonfalveyJared R Myerspencer icasianoKristofer ScottDuncan MacDougalKevin FairJesse ClarkBlacclumberjackNina McKeeRandletonPlayItJasonMargarita CastilloEdwin Garcia
Oct 11 2021
31 mins
Activision Blizzard Settles and Netflix Gets Its First Game Studio - 10/04/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one-stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. I am your host Janet Garcia and today we’re talking about Activision Blizzard’s Settlement, Bungie Ending a Controversial Rule, and Netflix acquiring a beloved indie studio. All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.IntroMain Stories- Activision Blizzard Settlement https://www.axios.com/workers-activision-blizzard-settlement-896d7759-0570-4852-8e2e-7a5b01565ce0.html .- Destiny studio ends mandatory arbitration clause https://www.axios.com/bungie-ditches-controversial-rule-diversity-45588776-2041-4798-9135-c86aedf59a80.html - Netflix and Nightschool https://nightschoolstudio.com/joining-netflix/ - Bluepoint officially acquired https://blog.playstation.com/2021/09/30/welcoming-bluepoint-games-to-the-playstation-studios-family/ + https://www.ign.com/articles/sony-acquires-bluepoint-next-game-playstation-exclusive - Bandai Namco’s New Logo https://www.bandainamco.co.jp/cgi-bin/releases/index.cgi/en/press/10484?entry_id=7282 Game Events Coming Up- The Game Awards Game Event Recaps- TLOU Day Happened For the Free - Games with Gold https://news.xbox.com/en-us/2021/09/28/new-games-with-gold-for-october-2021/ - PS Plus https://blog.playstation.com/2021/09/29/playstation-plus-games-for-october-hell-let-loose-pga-tour-2k21-mortal-kombat-x/ Thank you to my Supports and Sponsors on Patreon!Aaron EspinozaBlacclumberjackBrittney CampbellCesar MaciasDarkTaggerDuncan MacDougalEddie De SantiagoEdwin GarciaFranciscoJared PettyJeffrey P LongJesse ClarkKelsey JacobsKelsey LewinKevin FairKristofer ScottMargarita CastilloMarquis TerrellMike ButterfieldNerd Much Nina KahnNina McKeeOffshore MeteorPhantom23PlayItJasonRandletonRichard GeerlingRobert JaynesSeaside_GabeSky HannSpencer IcasianoTheLittleLolaWallie Woxenfree
Oct 4 2021
22 mins
Nintendo Direct Updates Animal Crossing and Charges for N64 Games - 9/27/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. I am your host Janet Garcia and today we’re talking about the SEC investigating Activision Blizzard, Toby Fox’s Delatrune Plans , and the Nintendo Direct. All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Intro 0:00 - 00:19 Main StoriesSEC investigating Activision Blizzard  https://www.axios.com/activision-blizzard-sec-investigation-scandal-72fd0497-3874-4f8b-9617-0ac6bf1613c6.html Deltarune status update https://deltarune.com/update-092021/ Fall guys record https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-09-25-fall-guys-has-a-guinness-world-record-for-being-the-most-downloaded-playstation-plus-game-ever PSA about The Last of Us Day Nintendo Direct Recap Fanbyte’s Direct Recap https://www.fanbyte.com/news/icymi-heres-everything-from-nintendos-september-2021-direct/ Brewster Context ​https://www.polygon.com/22691478/animal-crossing-new-horizons-brewster-update-november-2021 Game Releases and UpdatesLife is Strange RemasteredJackbox Party Pack 8 Outro 22:41 - endThank you to my Supports and Sponsors on Patreon!Aaron EspinozaBlacclumberjackBrittney CampbellCesar MaciasDarkTaggerDuncan MacDougalEddie De SantiagoEdwin GarciaFranciscoJared PettyJeffrey P LongJesse ClarkKelsey JacobsKelsey LewinKevin FairKristofer ScottMargarita CastilloMarquis TerrellMike ButterfieldNerd Much Nina KahnNina McKeeOffshore MeteorPhantom23PlayItJasonRandletonRichard GeerlingRobert JaynesSeaside_GabeSky HannSpencer IcasianoTheLittleLolaWallie Woxenfree
Sep 27 2021
24 mins
PS5 and Switch Updates + Diablo Devs Address Activision Blizzard - 9/20/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. Today we’re talking about software updates for PlayStation and Nintendo, Diablo Devs Reacting to Company Controversy, and recapping the THQ Nordic event. All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Intro Main StoriesPlayStation Update https://blog.playstation.com/2021/09/14/ps5s-september-system-software-update-launches-globally-tomorrow/  Switch Update (Bluetooth headphones) https://en-americas-support.nintendo.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/22525/~/nintendo-switch-system-updates-and-change-history Switch price cuts limited to Europe https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-09-15-nintendo-has-no-plans-for-switch-price-drop-outside-europe Diablo Developers addresses Company Issues https://www.axios.com/diablo-developers-speak-game-company-issues-63a19e47-1c42-4c9c-8f71-dae67f50b540.html and https://www.pastemagazine.com/games/activision-blizzard/diablo-ii-open-beta-preview/ Firesprite’s next project https://www.ign.com/articles/playstation-firesprite-aaa-narrative-game-unannounced DelaysRocksmith PlusDying 2Battlefield 2042Game Event RecapsTHQ Nordic https://www.ign.com/articles/thq-nordic-10th-anniversary-livestream-destroy-all-humans-outcast-2-jagged-alliance-3 For the FreeDeltarune: Chapter 2 Outro Thank you to my Supports and Sponsors on Patreon!Aaron EspinozaBlacclumberjackBrittney CampbellCesar MaciasDarkTaggerDuncan MacDougalEddie De SantiagoEdwin GarciaFranciscoJared PettyJeffrey P LongJesse ClarkKelsey JacobsKelsey LewinKevin FairKristofer ScottMargarita CastilloMarquis TerrellMike ButterfieldNerd Much Nina KahnNina McKeeOffshore MeteorPhantom23PlayItJasonRandletonRichard GeerlingRobert JaynesSeaside_GabeSky HannSpencer IcasianoTheLittleLolaWallie Woxenfree
Sep 20 2021
24 mins
Epic vs. Apple Lawsuit Ends + PlayStation Showcase - 9/13/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one-stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. Today we’re talking about the Apple Epic Lawsuit finally coming to a close, a lot of studios undergoing work/employee changes, and the PlayStation Showcase. All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Intro Main StoriesApple Epic Lawsuit https://www.ign.com/articles/epic-v-apple-judge-rules-apple-must-allow-developers-outside-payment-options Tripwire President Steps Down https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-09-07-tripwire-boss-steps-down-after-heavily-criticised-texas-anti-abortion-law-tweet Ubisoft Employees Ask for More https://www.ign.com/articles/ubisoft-employees-urge-new-company-cco-address-workplace-toxicity Dontnod is working from home https://www.axios.com/dontnod-work-from-home-permanent-b7fcd663-2473-4d91-8fc6-d27521ff0e19.html Young Horses 4 day work week https://www.axios.com/bugsnax-developer-four-day-workweeks-9dbea139-cda0-4c93-83ca-d921e3eecd7b.html PlayStation Buys Firesprite https://blog.playstation.com/2021/09/08/welcoming-firesprite-to-the-playstation-studios-family/ PlayStation Showcase https://www.fanbyte.com/news/icymi-everything-from-todays-playstation-showcase/ DelaysAnalogue Pocket Delayed to December https://www.polygon.com/22667276/analogue-pocket-delay-release-date Shut Up and Take My MoneyLego Super Mario 64 Playset RevealedOutro Thank you to my Supports and Sponsors on Patreon!Aaron EspinozaBlacclumberjackBrittney CampbellCesar MaciasDarkTaggerDuncan MacDougalEddie De SantiagoEdwin GarciaFranciscoJared PettyJeffrey P LongJesse ClarkKelsey JacobsKelsey LewinKevin FairKristofer ScottMargarita CastilloMarquis TerrellMike ButterfieldNerd Much Nina KahnNina McKeeOffshore MeteorPhantom23PlayItJasonRandletonRichard GeerlingRobert JaynesSeaside_GabeSky HannSpencer IcasianoTheLittleLolaWallie Woxenfree
Sep 13 2021
36 mins
Naughty Dog's Future and PlayStation's Past - 09/06/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. Today we’re talking about a bunch of PlayStation news including the state of Naughty Dog and Why Shawn Layden Left PlayStation plus some upcoming showcases. All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Intro 0:00 - 0:20Main StoriesThe State and Future of Naughty Dog https://www.gameinformer.com/exclusive-interview/2021/08/28/naughty-by-nature-naughty-dog-leadership-reflects-on-the-studios + https://twitter.com/kchironis/status/1432731682507935746 Why Shawn Layden Left PlayStation  https://www.bloomberg.com/news/newsletters/2021-09-03/ex-playstation-chief-mulls-future-of-gaming-and-his-new-job PlayStation’s PS4 to PS5 Upgrade Policy https://blog.playstation.com/2021/09/04/pre-order-horizon-forbidden-west-now-collectors-and-digital-deluxe-editions-detailed/ Upcoming Showcases and Events PlayStation Showcase Announced THQ Nordic EventGame Releases and Updates Coffee Talk Episode 2 Final Fantasy 16Nintendo big brain academyFor the Free PS Plus GamesGame PassGames with goldOutroThank you to my Supports and Sponsors on Patreon!Aaron EspinozaBlacclumberjackBrittney CampbellCesar MaciasDarkTaggerDuncan MacDougalEddie De SantiagoEdwin GarciaFranciscoJared PettyJeffrey P LongJesse ClarkKelsey JacobsKelsey LewinKevin FairKristofer ScottMargarita CastilloMarquis TerrellMike ButterfieldNerd Much Nina KahnNina McKeeOffshore MeteorPhantom23PlayItJasonRandletonRichard GeerlingRobert JaynesSeaside_GabeSky HannSpencer IcasianoTheLittleLolaWallie Woxenfree
Sep 7 2021
30 mins
Activision Blizzard Lawsuit Gets Bigger and Gamescom Gets Recapped - 8/30/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. I am your host Janet Garcia and today we’re talking about California Expanding Its Lawsuit Against Activision, MLK in Fortnite, and some Gamescom Recaps. All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Intro  Main StoriesActivision Shredding Documents https://www.axios.com/activision-blizzard-lawsuit-temporary-workers-4a8fa284-a003-4c56-819c-43c7c2d3f3ca.html McCree name change https://twitter.com/PlayOverwatch/status/1430964453865046025 IGN Republishes Its Post on Palestine 07:26 - 11:44 https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2021-08-24-ign-re-publishes-palestinian-aid-post-with-edits MLK in Fortnite https://blog.playstation.com/2021/08/26/celebrating-mlk-time-studios-presents-march-through-time-in-fortnite/ X cloud comes to consoles https://www.theverge.com/2021/8/24/22639221/xbox-xcloud-cloud-gaming-integration-try-download-feature-holiday-2021 Gamescom Recap Gamescom Xbox Showcase https://www.fanbyte.com/news/icymi-heres-everything-from-xboxs-gamescom-show/ Gamescom ONL recap https://www.fanbyte.com/news/icymi-heres-everything-from-gamescoms-opening-night-live-show/ Game Releases and Updates Bravely Default 2 is getting a PC port to Steam next monthShut Up and Take My Money Pumas x ACNHOutro A big thank you to my patrons on Patreon, specifically my supporters and sponsors:BlacclumberjackDuncan MacDougalCameron CarltonEdwin GarciaJesse ClarkKevin FairKristofer ScottMara TrumanMargarita CastilloPlayItJason RandletonSeaside_Gabespencer IcasianoTheLittleLolaAaron Espinozaalfred FieldsBrittney CampbellCesar MaciasDalton RunbergDarkTaggerEddie De Santiago Francisco Jake UrickJared PettyJeffrey P LongKelsey JacobsKelsey Lewin Mick @DaNanoBiologist marquis terrellMike ButterfieldNerd MuchNina Kahn Nina McKeeOknataPapayaKing55Phantom23Richard GeerlingRobert HaynesSky HannStefan LachiverTaylor RThomas DaleTimothy Sheridan
Aug 30 2021
30 mins
Pokemon Presents Recap and the PSVR Game That Never Happened - 8/23/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. I am your host Janet Garcia and today we’re talking about Ubisoft Under Investigation over Sexual Harassment, the PSVR studio that was and then wasn’t, and recapping the Pokemon Presents event . All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Intro Main Stories- Ubisoft Studio Under Investigation Over Sexual Harassment, Workplace Discrimination Reports - Kotaku https://kotaku.com/ubisoft-studio-under-investigation-over-sexual-harassme-1847505575 - The PSVR Studio that was and then wasn't https://www.polygon.com/2021/8/19/22629431/sony-playstation-vr-studio-csar-combat-search-rescue-canceled- Outriders Dev Doesn’t Know How Many Copies It Sold https://www.ign.com/articles/outriders-copies-sold-royalties-square-enixGame Event Recaps- COD Revealed https://www.theverge.com/2021/8/19/22631315/call-of-duty-vanguard-release-date-trailer-sledgehammer-ps5-xbox - Pokemon Presents - My Nintendo News https://mynintendonews.com/2021/08/18/pokemon-presents-roundup-18th-august-2021/ Game Releases and Updates - Cyberpunk 2077’s First DLC is mostly cosmetic https://www.cyberpunk.net/en/dlc - Fortnite Has an Among Us Mode https://www.epicgames.com/fortnite/en-US/news/trust-nobody-introducing-fortnite-impostors?sessionInvalidated=true - Monster Train on Switch now https://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/monster-train-first-class-switch/ For the Free- WarioWare: Get It Together Gets a Demo- Game Pass August Wave 2 https://news.xbox.com/en-us/2021/08/17/coming-soon-xbox-game-pass-wave-2-august-2021/ A big thank you to my patrons on Patreon, specifically my supporters and sponsors:BlacclumberjackDuncan MacDougalCameron CarltonEdwin GarciaJesse ClarkKevin FairKristofer ScottMara TrumanMargarita CastilloPlayItJason RandletonSeaside_Gabespencer IcasianoTheLittleLolaAaron Espinozaalfred FieldsBrittney CampbellCesar MaciasDalton RunbergDarkTaggerEddie De Santiago Francisco Jake UrickJared PettyJeffrey P LongKelsey JacobsKelsey Lewin Mick @DaNanoBiologist marquis terrellMike ButterfieldNerd MuchNina Kahn Nina McKeeOknataPapayaKing55Phantom23Richard GeerlingRobert HaynesSky HannStefan LachiverTaylor RThomas DaleTimothy Sheridan
Aug 24 2021
36 mins
Xbox and Nintendo Indie Round Up+ Activision Blizzard - 8/16/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. Today we’re talking about Activision Blizzard and Xbox and Nintendo’s indie showcases. All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Intro 0:00 - 00:20Main StoriesActivision Blizzard Updates 00:21 - 8:10- Activision Shareholder’s Upset https://www.axios.com/activision-blizzard-shareholder-soc-scanda-eed23e62-e8b4-4cfa-bc0e-28cd80ea2f1e.html - Jesse McCree, Diablo 4 Director No Longer At Activision Blizzard- Lead designer on Apex Legends fired 8:11 - 11:55 https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-08-11-apex-legends-developer-fired-after-offensive-blogs-surface - Racoon Logic’s Staff Photo 11:56 - 21:03 https://www.axios.com/gaming-raccoon-logic-diversity-studio-staff-13f65d99-413a-4579-a7fe-94fd328573a5.html Delays 21:04 -24:55- Intellevision Amico- LiS remastered delayed- Abandoned App DramaGame Events Coming Up 24:55 - 25:35- Xbox Gamescom Plans - Pokemon PresentsXbox and Nintendo Indie Showcases 25:35 - 32: 05 - ID at Xbox - Nintendo Indie WorldA big thank you to my patrons on Patreon, specifically my supporters and sponsors:BlacclumberjackDuncan MacDougalCameron CarltonEdwin GarciaJesse ClarkKevin FairKristofer ScottMara TrumanMargarita CastilloPlayItJason RandletonSeaside_Gabespencer IcasianoTheLittleLolaAaron Espinozaalfred FieldsBrittney CampbellCesar MaciasDalton RunbergDarkTaggerEddie De Santiago Francisco Jake UrickJared PettyJeffrey P LongKelsey JacobsKelsey Lewin Mick @DaNanoBiologist marquis terrellMike ButterfieldNerd MuchNina Kahn Nina McKeeOknataPapayaKing55Phantom23Richard GeerlingRobert HaynesSky HannStefan LachiverTaylor RThomas DaleTimothy Sheridan
Aug 16 2021
32 mins
Activision Blizzard Lawsuit Continued and Annapurna Event Recap - 08/02/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. I am your host Janet Garcia and today we’re talking about the Activision Blizzard lawsuit, specifically how workers are speaking out and coverage that continues to unearth the horrors within the company, we’ll also be going over PS5 updates, and recapping Annapurna’s Showcase. All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Intro Main StoriesActivision Blizzard Lawsuit Continued-https://www.techradar.com/news/activision-blizzard-lawsuit-a-timeline-of-key-events-and-everything-you-need-to-know - https://www.pcgamer.com/activision-blizzard-lawsuit-controversy-timeline-explained/ - https://www.ign.com/articles/inside-activision-blizzards-week-of-reckoning -https://kotaku.com/inside-blizzard-developers-infamous-bill-cosby-suite-1847378762- https://www.vice.com/en/article/3aq4vv/blizzard-recruiters-asked-hacker-if-she-liked-being-penetrated-at-job-fair - https://www.axios.com/ubisoft-workers-letter-activision-blizzard-harassment-392fd998-9518-4d1c-9ca7-24a7c4534bb3.html PlayDate sold 20,000 units in 20 minutes https://techcrunch.com/2021/07/29/panic-sells-20000-playdate-handhelds-in-under-20-minutes/PS5 Updates Incominghttps://www.polygon.com/22599735/ps5-expansion-ssd-upgrade-beta-update-features DelaysKena Bridge of Spirits Delayed to SeptemberHorizon RumorAnnapurna Recap Outro A big thank you to my patrons on Patreon, specifically my supporters and sponsors:BlacclumberjackDuncan MacDougalCameron CarltonEdwin GarciaJesse ClarkKevin FairKristofer ScottMara TrumanMargarita CastilloPlayItJason RandletonSeaside_Gabespencer IcasianoTheLittleLolaAaron Espinozaalfred FieldsBrittney CampbellCesar MaciasDalton RunbergDarkTaggerEddie De Santiago Francisco Jake UrickJared PettyJeffrey P LongKelsey JacobsKelsey Lewin Mick @DaNanoBiologist marquis terrellMike ButterfieldNerd MuchNina Kahn Nina McKeeOknataPapayaKing55Phantom23Richard GeerlingRobert HaynesSky HannStefan LachiverTaylor RThomas DaleTimothy Sheridan
Aug 2 2021
48 mins
Activision Blizzard Sexual Harassment Lawsuit and EA Play Recap - 07/26/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one-stop shop for video game news. Today we’re talking about the lawsuit against Activision Blizzard, Play Date preorders, and a surprising amount of soccer news. All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Intro Main StoriesActivision Blizzard Lawsuit https://news.bloomberglaw.com/daily-labor-report/activision-blizzard-sued-by-california-over-frat-boy-culture https://aboutblaw.com/YJwhttps://twitter.com/cherthedev/status/1418037165678809091 Play Date Preorders OpenNintendo Has No New Switch Plans and Denies Rumors  https://www.ign.com/articles/nintendo-switch-pro-oled-model-no-plans-denied-profit-marginNetflix Mobile Gaminghttps://www.theverge.com/2021/7/20/22585802/netflix-gaming-mobile-subscription-earningsGoogle Stadia finally rolls out its https://twitter.com/GoogleStadia/status/1418602071033466886 PES Gets Renamed eFootball and goes FTP https://www.ign.com/articles/efootball-pes-2022-free-to-play-renamed-release-date Football Manager is finally getting women https://www.polygon.com/22590634/football-manager-womens-teams-pro-soccer-announcement-release-dates-pc FIFA 22 Alex Scott https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-07-20-alex-scott-is-a-commentator-in-fifa-22 Game Events Coming Up Annapurna’s Event ThursdayGDC 2022 will return as a physical eventEA Play Game Events, Releases, and Updates New Tom Clancy game For the Free New Nintendo Online Games Coming soon to Game Passhttps://news.xbox.com/en-us/2021/07/20/xbox-game-pass-update-mid-july-2021/ Shut Up and Take My Money Reggie is releasing a book https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-07-18-former-nintendo-boss-reggie-fils-aime-is-releasing-a-new-bookOutro A big thank you to my patrons on Patreon, specifically my supporters and sponsors:BlacclumberjackDuncan MacDougalCameron CarltonEdwin GarciaJesse ClarkKevin FairKristofer ScottMara TrumanMargarita CastilloPlayItJason RandletonSeaside_Gabespencer IcasianoTheLittleLolaAaron Espinozaalfred FieldsBrittney CampbellCesar MaciasDalton RunbergDarkTaggerEddie De Santiago Francisco Jake UrickJared PettyJeffrey P LongKelsey JacobsKelsey Lewin Mick @DaNanoBiologist marquis terrellMike ButterfieldNerd MuchNina Kahn Nina McKeeOknataPapayaKing55Phantom23Richard GeerlingRobert HaynesSky HannStefan LachiverTaylor RThomas DaleTimothy Sheridan
Jul 26 2021
38 mins
Steam Deck Reservations Open and Netflix Is the Netflix of Gaming - 07/19/21
Welcome to Gameonysus Weekly your one-stop shop for video game news. Keeping up with the biggest stories so you don’t have to. Today we’re talking about Valve’s new handheld, the Steam Deck, Netflix’s Gaming Moves, and Kojima’s Director’s Cut Beef. All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.IntroMain StoriesSteam DeckNetflix’s Gaming Plans https://www.ign.com/articles/netflix-will-make-video-games + https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-07-14/netflix-plans-to-offer-video-games-in-expansion-beyond-films-tv?sref=9hGJlFio Kojima doesn't like director’s cutUbisoft gets sued https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2021-07-16-french-union-files-collective-lawsuit-against-ubisoft Xbox parental control update https://news.xbox.com/en-us/2021/07/13/xbox-family-settings-app-manage-spending/ WNBA Candance Parker on the cover of 2K https://twitter.com/NBA2K/status/1415311629839847426 Super Mario 64 copy sells for 1.5 million 18:49 - 20:05 https://kotaku.com/a-sealed-copy-of-super-mario-64-just-sold-at-auction-fo-1847269269Delays Rainbow Six Extraction and Riders RepublicGhostwire: Tokyo delayed to 2022Game Events, Releases, and Updates FIFA 22 DetailsNickelodeon fighting game https://www.ign.com/articles/nickelodeon-all-star-brawl-spongebob-rugrats-teenage-mutant-ninja-turtles-smash-bros Outro A big thank you to my patrons on Patreon, specifically my supporters and sponsors:BlacclumberjackDuncan MacDougalCameron CarltonEdwin GarciaJesse ClarkKevin FairKristofer ScottMara TrumanMargarita CastilloPlayItJason RandletonSeaside_Gabespencer IcasianoTheLittleLolaAaron Espinozaalfred FieldsBrittney CampbellCesar MaciasDalton RunbergDarkTaggerEddie De Santiago Francisco Jake UrickJared PettyJeffrey P LongKelsey JacobsKelsey Lewin Mick @DaNanoBiologist marquis terrellMike ButterfieldNerd MuchNina Kahn Nina McKeeOknataPapayaKing55Phantom23Richard GeerlingRobert HaynesSky HannStefan LachiverTaylor RThomas DaleTimothy Sheridan
Jul 19 2021
29 mins
Switch OLED, Death Loop State of Play, and Assassin's Creed's Future - 7/12/20
Today we’re talking about the Switch OLED, Sony’s Death Loop centric State of Play, and the Future of Assassin's Creed. All these stories and so much more on today’s episode.Intro Main Stories- Nintendo Switch OLEDThe future of Assassin’s Creed https://news.ubisoft.com/en-us/article/GZi5hT4dBeM8YITOsJeCn/an-update-on-assassins-creed-infinity-and-the-future-of-the-assassins-creed-franchise - Ubisoft at high risk for losing talent https://www.axios.com/newsletters/axios-gaming-28ac95a3-15b6-4443-ae5d-f1c48c154227.html- Black Woman Gets 2 World Records for Her Gaming Collection  https://kotaku.com/black-woman-gets-two-world-records-for-her-vast-vintage-1847260437- Sony had an ad where the PS5 was upside down  https://twitter.com/Nibellion/status/1413167892011552775 Awards and Accolades - Best Places to Work https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2021-07-08-respawn-virtuos-iam8bit-and-more-triumph-at-2021-us-best-places-to-work-awardsGame Event Recaps- PS State of Play + Death Loop is only a console exclusive for 1 year https://kotaku.com/sony-will-lose-another-big-ps5-exclusive-in-september-2-1847263062 Outro A big thank you to my patrons on Patreon, specifically my supporters and sponsors:BlacclumberjackDuncan MacDougalCameron CarltonEdwin GarciaJesse ClarkKevin FairKristofer ScottMara TrumanMargarita CastilloPlayItJason RandletonSeaside_Gabespencer IcasianoTheLittleLolaAaron Espinozaalfred FieldsBrittney CampbellCesar MaciasDalton RunbergDarkTaggerEddie De Santiago Francisco Jake UrickJared PettyJeffrey P LongKelsey JacobsKelsey Lewin Mick @DaNanoBiologist marquis terrellMike ButterfieldNerd MuchNina Kahn Nina McKeeOknataPapayaKing55Phantom23Richard GeerlingRobert HaynesSky HannStefan LachiverTaylor RThomas DaleTimothy Sheridan
Jul 12 2021
33 mins

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