Welcome to another exciting fupicsode of the Black Oni Podcast! As the year draws to an end, Jae_Blaze06, yahomied, theonekk, and JCMac120 reflect on game of the year choices, and many more exciting topics. You don’t want to miss this one! Download MP3.
1- INTRO/ I-I-I-ICE BREAKER!!!
- What is your Game Of The Year?
- What have you been playing this week?
- Latest/New game releases: Halo Spartan Assault, Castle Storm, Bird Mania, Day Z, Overgrowth, Eufloria, The Walking Dead Season 2, Dementium, Shin Gundam Musou, Toki Toki, Shinobi 3, Peggle 2, Samurai Gunn, Monster Hunter 4
3- GAMIN’ NEWS
- Xbox one spying on citizens, Microsoft claims they were unware. http://www.cinemablend.com/games/Xbox-Kinect-NSA-Spying-Was-Done-Consent-Claims-Microsoft-60970.html#disqus_thread
- Youtube effing up even more! Jonathan Blow gets his own content flagged.
- More reports of Christmas Xbox one’s not working in high volumes.
- Dark Souls 2 DLC not even being considered. http://www.ign.com/articles/2013/12/20/dark-souls-2-dlc-is-not-really-being-considered
4- HOT TOPIC
- Guest topics
- So the VGX happened. What went wrong? What went well? What would we do if we had control over the show?
- Nintendo’s Poke’ Bank goes down due to high traffic. We’ve seen major publishers all experience difficulties properly dealing with high-volume network infrastructures. Will we ever stop getting server shut downs? http://en-americas-support.nintendo.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/2393/~/pok%C3%A9mon-bank-announcement
- With Toukiden, Monster hunter, and Soul Sacrifice all incorporating cross collaborations, will we see more games do so? Is it good or bad for gaming? http://playeressence.com/monster-hunter-4-x-one-piece-new-collaboration-quest-incoming/
- Valve has gone on record to state that they support youtubers. Will their support push other publishers to do the same? http://www.slimgamer.com/16204/valve-posts-youtube-video-policy/