Day 0 Update #172 – Stupidity & Speculation
On this episode of the Day 0 Update: The game industry reps are due to meet President Trump this week. The ESRB does the minimum possible to address the loot box contraversy. Plus we speculate on what Sega and Microsoft are up to. That and more, up next.
3/4/2018 Show Notes
- What Are We Playing?
- F: Same as last week.
- P: Fighting games, Yakuza 6
- B: KCD, Splatoon 2
- C: Monster Hunter World, No Man’s Sky, Moss
- The Shrapnel:
- Atari is making a new Night Driver
- Chrono Trigger lands on PC
- Spoiler: It’s a bad mobile port, but still Chrono Trigger.
- Square Enix teases Valkyrie Profile: Lenneth with mysterious trailer
- March PS+ and Games With Gold Games
- President Trump to meet with game industry reps over violent video games.
- P: Good. He should look at how it has ended for anyone who picked this fight.
- ESRB adding an ‘in-game purchases’ label
- “The first step of many.”
- Is Apple going to make a game console?
- Tekken World Tour 2018 announced
- World Warriors announces support for SoulCalibur II, bringing their game lineup to nine
- It’s still the peak of the series, it’s available on PS3, 360, XOne, and still played.
- What are Sega and Microsoft up to?
- Happy 1 Year Anniversary to the Nintendo Switch.
- Picks of the Week:
- F: Want to learn to make Genesis games?
- B: Someone remade PT in PS era graphics. It’s still terrifying.
- P: Kemonomichi: Daigo brings the fight-card model of event to the FGC
- C: This Critics Choice sale on PSN is great