This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Doug talk about Call of Duty: Warzone, E3's cancellation, Naughty Dog's crunch issues and more!
What We've Been Playing - Time code: 3:01
- Doug & Sean take part in their usual Overwatch & Apex rituals; Doug (at the behest of Marcus) apprehensively puts back on the cape and cowl to dispense justice in Season 2 of Telltale's Batman; Sean & DJ do a deep dive into Call of Duty Modern Warfare's new modes, Warzone & Plunder; and Doug tells an adorable (and slightly disturbing) story about playing Dead By Daylight with a friend's daughter.
Gaming News - Time code: 25:17
- The quick hits: Horizon Zero Dawn finally makes its' way to PC; Mario & Lego combine to make children everywhere happy; Nintendo wins their patent dispute with Gamevice but loses on their request to dismiss Joycon Drift lawsuit; CD Projekt Red to start working on a Geralt-less new Witcher game after Cyberpunk launches; Levi Jeans & Nintendo collaborate on some bitchin new overalls; Call of Duty: Warzone's Combat Pack will be free on PS Plus until Oct. 1; Doom Eternal won't be 4K on Stadia; 2K to return to the football realm with a non-sim game (please be Blitz!); Norman Reedus said yes to Kojima because of Guillermo Del Toro.
- The heavy hitters: E3 finally shuts things down in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic; Microsoft & Ubisoft announce plans to put on digital events to make up for the loss; Naughty Dog under fire due to recent TLOU2 crunch; Press X reveals their gaming plans for the quarantine.
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