Next Gen News #183

January 31st, 2014

Early Access games, buying games in beta, committing to things in Kickstarter form and playing stuff that probably shouldn't even be available to the public. All of that is on tap these days thanks to the likes of Steam and the gaming community at large.

But, is it good for gamers and companies to embark on this journey. Yes and no. We discuss.

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Next Gen News #182

January 23rd, 2014

This week's show covers two big topics in all sorts of odd ways. First, we hit on King.com's recent tirade of trademarking the word "Crush" and "Saga" as they go after copycats. That translates into talking about The Banner Saga and the resurgence of the tactical RPG genre.

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Next Gen News - Episode #181

January 17th, 2014

EA and Maxis have done what they said was impossible to do. Nearly a full year after the city builder was released, the studio and publisher have elected to offer an offline mode. 

Too little, too late? We discuss.
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Next Gen News - Episode #180

January 9th, 2014

Sony's putting their Gaikai acquisition to work with PlayStation Now. PlayStation 4, PS Vita, Bravia TV and mobile device owners will be able to stream PlayStation 3 games to their platforms for play.

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