8bitdo released a series of bluetooth gamepad controllers that look and feel like the old SNES and SuperFamiCom controllers from back in the day. From the flat finish gray body, to the rubbery shoulder buttons. A sense of nostalgia is immediately present the moment you grab these controllers.
Season 4 of Overwatch Competitive ended right before the Anniversary event and Season 5 kicked only 2 days after. Without much time to rest and with the grind for Anniversary lootboxes on our minds, we decided to do our placements within the first week.
Congratulations to Long Live Play PH for their new store opening at the Ayala Malls the 30th along Meralco Avenue in Pasig city. And with a new store comes a huge wave of novelty items of gaming and geekery. Check out some of these awesome Overwatch shuriken spinners.
We check out the first 2 hours of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild on the new Nintendo Switch in another Backseat Gaming session at the GG Network studio. Thanks to Ryvaeus for lending us his Nintendo Switch for these videos.
The footage used in these videos were recorded when season 3 of Overwatch competitive first started back in the first two weeks of December 2016. It's some of the last few videos we have that Will was a part of. And since the 4th season of competitive just started, I thought to throw them up despite not getting the highest rank. It was still pretty fun.
We're still going through a ton of videos that need to be edited but most of the January Overwatch recording sessions have been edited and uploaded. Most of which were Arcade Mode lootbox grinds with some of the GG Network partners.
Chris Avellone, the designer who co-wrote Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, had less than great things to say about the leadership at Obsidian Entertainment, the studio behind the upcoming The Outer Worlds. Avellone was a co-founder and co-owner at the studio until he left in 2015.
Anthem wasn’t the only project affected by mismanagement in Bioware as this episode is somewhat a continuation of our discussion on that issue during episode 187. Carlos, Migs, and Matthew discuss the story of Dragon Age 4’ troubled production.
Albion Online is an isometric Diablo-like sandbox MMORPG which boasts a player driven economy in the likes of EVE online. Its main tag-line is "You are what you wear". This just means every item bought from the store is crafted by a person, and each item you wear as a character goes towards improving your skills, molding you into the type of character you wish to become.
Star Wars: The Old Republic is getting a new expansion this year and it’s called Onslaught, and it will be free to all subscribers of the MMORPG. It will include a new story, two new explorable planets, a Flashpoint, an Operation, and more.