We’ve been playing League of Legends, Minecraft, Warframe, Mario Kart 3DS, FarCry 3. FarCry 3 Blood Dragon trailer looks and sounds amazing. Ian finally got to experience League of Legends – playing with Leona and having fun. Mathew is looking forward to everyone on the team to get into League of Legends so we can play some epic games. Corey explains the use of the surrender option in League of Legends. Nintendo released a bunch of promos (Earthbound on virtual console, new Zelda set in Link to the Past, Donkey Kong Returns 3D) and Warren questions why Nintendo doesn’t come out with new characters.
We start this week off with some King of Tokyo and Quarriors tabletop games. Mat confesses that he JUST played Plants vs. Zombies for the first time. The whole team is getting into League of Legends. Mat gets two LoL medals which really pisses Corey off. Ian has serious woes trying to get the game to work. Warren has just started playing Slayin’ (iOS) and Guacamelee (PS3) – a Metroid/Castlevania mashup), but w he’ll talk more about it next week. Newsflash! EA gets voted worst American company of the year. Shroud of the Avatar gets $1.9M on Kickstarter. It sounds like it will be a wicked fantasy RPG. Indie developers saying that Microsoft sucks to deal with while Sony is very cooperative.
We run the gamut of topics this week covering such things as Disney shutting down LucasArts, our favourite LucasArts games, Bioshock Infinite, League of Legends, Spaceteam for iOS, Humble Bundle on Android and Quarriors!
Matt took his family to the see the Game On 2.0 exhibition at the Ontario Science Centre. Ian’s been continuing his free-game binge since subscribing to PlayStation Plus and downloaded Joe Danger 2. He also had a look at the Defiance beta that was recently released. The rest of the team talk about their PAX experiences!
PAX East has wrapped up for another year and everyone gives some overall impressions.
Day 2 of PAX East is in the rear view and we’ve got the recap!
The first day of PAX East 2013 is in the bag! We recap the day’s events.
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Andrew walks us through MLB 13 The Show and Mat finds a copy of Fire Emblem for 3DS. Other topics include Geometry Wars: Touch for iOS, Ouya multiplayer, the current SimSituation and more!
This week we pay tribute to the late Paul Bearer and Stompin’ Tom Connors and Andrew explains the pitfalls of microtransactions (or macrotransactions in his case) in mobile games. Others things covered are wrestling games, Guardians of Middle Earth, Need For Speed: Most Wanted, Tomb Raider, EA’s SimCity server meltdown, WillPwn4Food’s Dodgebots, Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag, our upcoming trip to PAX East and more!