Level 3.28 - GTA Maker Claps Back at Trump, Sub Zero Becomes Belgian in Mortal Kombat 11, and Cannon Busters explodes onto Netflix!
This week on the Press X to Start podcast, Sean, Marcus, DJ & Cam talk about Days Gone's ending, Why you need to watch Cannon Busters, PS5 rumors, Need for Speed Heat, Sub Zero's new voice actor, and more!
What We've Been Playing - Time code: 03:58
- Sean plays more Apex Legends and Spelunky while delving into August's free PS Plus games, Wipeout & Sniper Elite 4; Marcus finally beats Days Gone and he. is. PISSED; DJ tries to give Anthem another try and gets so disappointed that he just watches Cannon Busters instead, and LOVES it; And last, stand up human being Cam pits cartoon animals against each other in Pokemon Ultra Sun and oppresses non-believers in Nino Kuni 2 aka "My Little Dictator".
Gaming News - Time code: 27:36
- The quick hits: Sony drops 4 new Dualshock colorways, PS5 rumored to get a reveal in February 2020, Anthem's lead producer leaves Bioware for greener pastures, Dead Island 2 shambles to its 3rd developer, EA promises no loot boxes for Need For Speed Heat (verdict's still out on surprise mechanics), A new Saint's Row game is in deep development, Spelunky 2: Electric Boogaloo gets delayed past 2019.
- The heavy hitters: Nintendo's offering exchanges from some Switch consoles for newer models (Update! Nintendo has not confirmed this is true), Gamestop implements a new trade-in deal for OG Switches until Sept 15th, MK11 lets a Belgian DJ voice a Japanese Ninja and it goes over as well as you'd expect, Take Two's CEO claps back at Donald Trump for blaming entertainment for gun violence.
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