Today the usual suspects gather together to talk about the news. We talk about the PS3′s sudden price drop, Gears of War going 3D, mudslinging within the game industry, and the possible end of Xbox 360′s “reign” in Japan. Kirby FINALLy started a new game in the second segment while Wolf stalks Nolan North. Finally, the two join forces to analyze the Western game design and Eastern game design. How are they doing, why one is losing to the other, and what the future holds for the two.
For the gang not having done much in the way of video game related this week, it sure was one in-depth episode. The week’s headlines included Google Plus getting games, Australia gets a new game rating and we’ve got NPD figures for July. El Shaddai finally makes its’ appearance in stores, while both Kirby and Wolf can’t stop playing what they’ve been playing. We wrap things up by discussing literally mature M rated games. This episode had been rated E for Everyone Fucking Loves It!
This week TLP welcomes a very special guest host, the infamous General Lemon! He helps us breakdown news of the PSV’s delay, Iwata’s apology and the topsy-turvy week that was Diablo 3. The crew plays a who’s who of 2009, while Kirby breaks that trend by getting his hands all over Catherine. The podcast wraps up with a discussion on sequels with the crew letting the world know what games they’d love to see more of and which series just need to stop already. It’s episode 32, look for the sequel next week!
This week we had a couple of stories that just had us saying wow. The weeks news was a major downer as Sony’s and Nintendo’s financials look like a term paper I once got back in my freshman year of college… full of read ink. That to go along with a couple in Asia selling their kids for gaming money and the possible annihilation of the Mason family had us in an uninspired mood. We do manage to kick things into high gear as Kirby breaks down his experience with Catherine so far, while Wolf finishes off Back to the Future: The Game. The crew discusses their favorite final bosses and as a bonus brush the subject of video game price points. You know that new sound you lookin’ for, well listen to this!
It’s that time of the week again, and look we have a guest! It’s Jeffery, RRB’s very own director of marketing, and the man behind the podcast. This week he helps us talk Microsoft getting sued for Kinect, Sony not being covered by their insurance for the PSN debacle and release dates galore in the Weekend Review. A few interesting games are new in the shop. Wolf is back on L.A. Noire, while Jeff gushes over Bastion and Kirby continues his addiction to Tiny Tower as the gang clues us in on what they’re playing. The crew wraps things up with a discussion on video game endings. It’s never over until it’s over, so press play and let’s get this show started!
It’s another slow summer week but TLP puts the pieces together for Episode 29. NPD numbers,EA’s big acquisition and an Indie zombie game headline a thin Weekend Review. Some intriguing games are New in the Shop. While the crew shames themselves, yet again, by discussing the games they’ve given upon. So let’s transform and roll out for TLP Episode 29!
Today on this momentous week in gaming, The Last Podcast attempts to shine some light on Monday’s Supreme Court decision. But first, we cover the gaming news in Week in Review including Respawn’s next game, Professor Layton’s movie, and Media Molecule taking a break from LittleBigPlanet among others. We also talk about what we’ve been playing with Karli spending an unhealthy amount of time in not one but two different Hyrules while Mario gets old school and gets addicted to not one but two 6 year old games. Won’t you join us as we celebrate this 4th of July weekend by talking about technical legalese stuff! No?
Back to back weeks of TLP, who’d a thunk it? We’re back this week with whatever news we could find as the industry seems to be in a summer lull, or still hungover from E3. Wolf tells us how he’s practicing not to suck at Tekken, while Kirby is playing a new old game as they educate the world of what they’re playing. In discussion the gang talk gaming quirks and habits (Are these guys weird?), and we commemorate Sonic’s 20th anniversary by sharing our fondest memories. So happy birthday Sonic, let’s get started!
OMFG we’re finally back, and we’ve missed you too! It’s a slow news we but we still break it down in Weekend Review. We catch you up on what we’ve been up to in a special segment we’ve dubbed What We’ve been Doing. And lastly we breakdown half-Christmas, or as it’s better known as E3. Now sit back, relax and join us in this post Duke Nukem Forever world we live in as we reminisce about days gone by… You know the last two plus weeks. It’s the first Last Podcast in a long time, let’s go!
TLP is in the house one last time before we go on a two week break, but before that we break down the week that was in Episode 24. This week’s big shock is that Sony isn’t our lead-in! That honor goes to Rockstar and Take-Two for L.A. Noire and Grand Theft Auto related news. We also talk Sonic on the cover of Nintendo Power, Sony’s ongoing public relations issues and them trying to rehabilitate that image in The Weekend Review. While Wolf praises L.A. Noire, again, Kirby actually likes God of War: Ghost of Sparta in What We’re Playing. This week’s Discussion focuses on reviews and the people who use them (gamers). It’s a 10/10, 5-star episode. Just listen for yourself. The Last Podcast episode 24! So good we’ll Enshrine It!