Calm Before the Storm

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Matthew re-joins the podcast this week having now finally finished Assassins Creed Odyssey. The gang also discuss the slew of announcements made in this week’s Nintendo direct as well as diving into what they’ve been playing this week.

Life is Like a Hurricane

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Ben & Kash discuss the ever-evolving situation around loot boxes as the ESA tries to wade in and self-regulate before governments come in heavy handed. Whilst on the subject of the ESA, they have their own data security issues to deal with as a database containing personal information for hundreds of gaming press is leaked. Everyone’s favourite President also wades in on Video Games and their links t the latest mass shootings in America.

Down a Lore Rabbit Hole

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Diablo and Daggerfall are preserved by enthusiastic fans while Bethesda mess up their latest ports of the classic Doom games. Destiny 2 suffers some delays which prompts some discussion around what loot shooter will we be playing in the autumn, that or Borderlands 3? Rockstar have also hit mainstream news outlets in a massive tax scandal which sheds light on both the poor tax laws in the UK but also provides a further insight into what company Rockstar is exactly.