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As always, it's been a Big Week in Gaming - so join integot, Mike and Swinny (three Aussie blokes who just won't shut up) for all the video game news, industry headlines, awesome deals, classic gaming retrospectives and special features you can handle. Covering PS5, Xbox Series X, PC gaming and Nintendo Switch, we shill to all!
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Big Week in Gaming - Australian PS5, Xbox and Nintendo Switch Podcast integot, Mike, and Swinny

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As always, it's been a Big Week in Gaming - so join integot, Mike and Swinny (three Aussie blokes who just won't shut up) for all the video game news, industry headlines, awesome deals, classic gaming retrospectives and special features you can handle. Covering PS5, Xbox Series X, PC gaming and Nintendo Switch, we shill to all!
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    092: Lusty Mike (Tekken 8, Splatoon 3, Analogue Pocket, Fatal Fury)

    092: Lusty Mike (Tekken 8, Splatoon 3, Analogue Pocket, Fatal Fury)

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    Wait... what? Another Big Week in Gaming for Tuesday 16 August 2022? Say no more!
    So what's on the menu this week? We've got all the headlines coming out of Evo Fighting Championship 2022, awesome Splatoon 3 news, Analogue Pocket updates & much more. Oh - and amiibo of course. Not a Bigwig show without 'em.
    Check out these ultra, super, hyper highlights:
    ▸ All the HYPE fighting game news from EVO 2022
    ▸ Highlights from Nintendo's Splatoon 3 Direct
    ▸ And the Analogue Pocket gets support for some classic SEGA consoles
    #Tekken8 #AnaloguePocket #Splatoon3
    Games covered this week:
    ▸ Alone in the Dark
    ▸ Cooking Simulator
    ▸ Cult of the Lamb
    ▸ Donkey Kong (1994)
    ▸ Dragonball FighterZ
    ▸ Fatal Fury
    ▸ Gale of Windoria
    ▸ Garou: Mark of the Wolves
    ▸ God of War
    ▸ Hogwarts Legacy
    ▸ House Flipper
    ▸ Lust for Darkness
    ▸ Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga
    ▸ Marvel vs Capcom 2
    ▸ Rise of the Third Power
    ▸ Rocket League
    ▸ Samurai Shodown
    ▸ Splatoon 3
    ▸ Street Figher 6
    ▸ Super Punch-Out!!
    ▸ Tekken 8
    ▸ The Adventure Pals
    ▸ The Forgotten City
    ▸ Wave Race 64
    TIMECODES ▼
    00:00:00 Intro
    00:09:54 What Have We Been Playing?
    00:37:59 Gamespresso - The Adventure Pals
    00:42:50 EVO 2022 News Roundup - Tekken 8, Fatal Fury, MvC2 & More
    00:56:12 Splatoon 3 Direct
    01:04:39 Analogue Pocket Gets Game Gear, Master System & Sg-1000 Support
    01:18:57 So, So Much Amiibo News
    01:27:30 The Big Wrapup
    01:48:38 Outro

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    • 1 hr 50 min
    091: Banana Pig (Game Pass Family Plan, NieR Automata Secret Door, Overrogue)

    091: Banana Pig (Game Pass Family Plan, NieR Automata Secret Door, Overrogue)

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    DESCRIPTION ▼
    The Bigwig crew is back at it again in this week's Big Week in Gaming for Sunday 7 August 2022. Join integot, Mike and Swinny ask they groan on for hours about the games they hate, the news they hate... how they'll never be, anything they hate...
    *ahem* This week we chat about the new Xbox Game Pass Family Plan, Valve adding Joycon support to Steam and one of the craziest community stories in games in recent memory. Oh, and Swinny plays another Kemco/EXE-CREATE game. What a surprise.
    These are your highlights... they were made for you:
    ▸ Xbox testing out a new Game Pass family plan
    ▸ Swinny reviews Kemco's take on a Slay the Spire style RPG
    ▸ And the mystery of NieR Automata's secret door that took the community by storm.
    #XboxGamePass #NieRAutomata #Overrogue
    Games covered this week:
    ▸ Drakengard 3
    ▸ Garden Story
    ▸ Nier / NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139...
    ▸ NieR Automata
    ▸ Overrogue
    ▸ Rise of the Third Power
    ▸ Slay the Spire
    ▸ Zero Escape: The Nonary Games
    TIMECODES ▼
    00:00:00 Intro
    00:06:25 What we playin'
    00:26:44 Overrogue Review - Kemco's Take On A Deckbuilder RPG
    00:35:39 Xbox Game Pass Family Plan Being Tested By Microsoft
    00:40:57 Steam Adds Nintendo Switch Joycon Controller Support
    00:46:14 The Mystery Of NieR Automata's Secret Door
    00:58:33 One Min For The Swin
    01:22:03 Outro & Next Week


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    • 1 hr 24 min
    090: Mr Nosferatu (Analogue Jailbreak?, PSVR2, PlayStation Backbone, amiibo)

    090: Mr Nosferatu (Analogue Jailbreak?, PSVR2, PlayStation Backbone, amiibo)

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    DESCRIPTION ▼
    LOOK OUT BELOW! We're dropping another BIG episode of Big Week in Gaming for this Wednesday 3 August 2022. What do we have in store this week? Well... Analogue have started opening up the Analogue Pocket with OpenFPGA, Sony revealed new features of the PSVR2 and the new PlayStation Backbone controller, Mario Kart 8 takes a trip to Sydney, Minecraft amiibo news & heaps more!
    Mike also debuts his new special feature GAMESPRESSO - where he tries out a game he scored for $5 or under.
    So open up and let us plug these highlights into your cores:
    ▸ The Analogue Pocket is finally starting to open up it's capabilities
    ▸ Sony reveals new details about the PlayStation VR 2's interface and features
    ▸ And will this be the final 1 Min for the Swin?
    #AnaloguePocket #PSVR #amiibo
    Games covered this week:
    ▸ 3000th Duel
    ▸ Ambition Record
    ▸ As Dusk Falls
    ▸ Bayonetta
    ▸ Daikatana (Game Boy Color)
    ▸ Forza Horizon 5: Hot Wheels
    ▸ Gale of Windoria
    ▸ Gran Turismo
    ▸ Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
    ▸ MotoGP 22
    ▸ Overrogue
    ▸ Road 96
    ▸ Super Smash Bros Ultimate
    ▸ The Warlock of Firetop Mountain
    ▸ Wario Land 4
    ▸ Watch_Dogs 2
    TIMECODES ▼
    00:00:00 Intro
    00:08:00 Early impressions on Xenoblade Chronicles 3
    00:15:30 What we playin'
    00:39:52 The Warlock Of Firetop Mountain | Budget Gaming (Mike's Gamespresso)
    00:47:53 Analogue OpenFPGA - The Jailbreak We've Been Waiting For?
    01:04:44 PlayStation VR 2 News - See-Through View & More
    01:18:48 PlayStation x Backbone One iPhone Controller Announced
    01:28:40 Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Booster Course DLC Wave 2 Goes Down Under
    01:34:06 Minecraft amiibo News! Steve & Alex Release Date
    01:40:02 One Min For The Swin
    01:52:56 Outro & Next Week


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    • 1 hr 55 min
    089: PowerWash Throuple (Stray, Powerwash Simulator, Discord on Xbox, John Romero, Lego Atari)

    089: PowerWash Throuple (Stray, Powerwash Simulator, Discord on Xbox, John Romero, Lego Atari)

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    It's been a whirlwind week of powerwashing, indie scifi soulslikes and post-apocalyptic cat aventures on this latest Big Week in Gaming for Sunday 24 July 2022.Join integot, Mike and Swinny as they chat about a bunch of games - including Stray, Powerwash Simulator, As Dusks Falls, Dolmen & much more. We also talk shop about that latest video gaming headlines - such as Xbox getting Discord voice chat, John Romero making a new FPS, the new Lego Atari set and Monster Hunter Rise Sunbreak amiibo HYPE~!
    Don't STRAY too far people... or else you'll miss these purrfect highlights:
    ▸ GAMES, GAMES, GAMES - including Stray and Powerwash Simulator
    ▸ Xbox consoles are getting Discord voice chat before PlayStation
    ▸ Doom legend John Romero is going to make you... a new FPS
    ▸ And Lego reveal their spiffy new Atari 2600 lego set
    #StrayGame #JohnRomero #LegoAtari2600
    Games covered this week:
    ▸ As Dusk Falls
    ▸ Baba Is You
    ▸ Daikatana
    ▸ Dolmen
    ▸ Doom
    ▸ Doom II
    ▸ Escape Academy
    ▸ Hellpoint
    ▸ Heretic
    ▸ Hexen
    ▸ Last Call BBS
    ▸ Matchpoint: Tennis Championships
    ▸ Mole Mania
    ▸ Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak
    ▸ My Friend Peppa Pig
    ▸ Paw Patrol
    ▸ Powerwash Simulator
    ▸ Quake
    ▸ Sigil
    ▸ Stray
    ▸ Wolfenstein 3D
    TIMECODES ▼
    00:00:00 Intro
    00:13:35 Stray Review - Cutest Post-Apocalyptic Game Ever?
    00:33:40 Powerwash Simulator - What Do We Think?
    00:46:52 What we playin'
    01:02:11 Xbox Is Getting Discord Voice Chat
    01:12:11 Doom & iD Software Legend John Romero Is Making A New FPS
    01:22:35 Lego Announce New Atari 2600 (VCS) Retro Set
    01:32:05 Monster Hunter Rise Sunbreak amiibo - Australian Release Date Moved Up!
    01:45:56 One Min For The Swin
    01:59:14 Outro & Next Week


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    • 2 hrs 2 min
    088: Hello Egret II (Kirby's Dream Buffet, Bayonetta 3, Skate 4, Doom In Doom, 2 Year Anniversary)

    088: Hello Egret II (Kirby's Dream Buffet, Bayonetta 3, Skate 4, Doom In Doom, 2 Year Anniversary)

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    Behold dear people of the internet - it's time to celebrate Bigwig's 2nd Birthday in this week's Big Week in Gaming for Sunday 17 July 2022.
    So what do we have in store? A celebration and special treat for our 2nd anniversary; a new Kirby game is revealed; updates on Bayonetta 3 and Skate 4; playing Doom within Doom; Nintendo buys a CG animation studio - and much, much more. Gonna be a big show peeps!
    🎉 So let's break out the champers and toast to Year 3 of Bigwig! 🍾
    ▸ Nintendo announcing a surprise new Kirby game
    ▸ Bayonetta 3 getting a release date and new family-friendly mode
    ▸ Skate 4 upsets loyal fans with a bold new game direction
    ▸ And we celebrate 2 YEARS of the show with a fun special feature
    #KirbyDreamBuffet #Bayonetta3 #Skate4
    Games covered this week:
    ▸ Assassin's Creed Origins
    ▸ Baba Is You
    ▸ Bayonetta 3
    ▸ Chocolate Doom
    ▸ Cyberpunk 2077
    ▸ Dark Souls
    ▸ DJMax Respect V
    ▸ Doom
    ▸ Harvest Moon: One World
    ▸ Hellpoint
    ▸ Hyper Street Figher II
    ▸ Kirby's Dream Buffet
    ▸ Mario 64
    ▸ Mario Kart 64
    ▸ Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter
    ▸ Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes
    ▸ Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes
    ▸ Metroid: Other M
    ▸ Pikmin 3
    ▸ Road 96
    ▸ Skate 4 / Skate.
    ▸ Skyrim
    ▸ Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
    ▸ Super Street Fighter II Turbo
    ▸ Tales of Berseria
    ▸ The DioFeld Chronicles
    ▸ Ultima
    ▸ Valorant
    ▸ X-Men vs. Street Fighter
    TIMECODES ▼
    00:00:00 Intro
    00:15:25 What we playin'
    00:49:39 Kirby's Dream Buffet - Bite-Sized Multiplayer Mayhem
    00:53:21 Bayonetta 3 Gets Optional Lewd-Free Mode & 2022 Release Date
    01:01:21 Skate 4 Gets A New Name & Will Be Free-To-Play
    01:10:01 Nintendo Buys Animation Studio Dynamo Pictures For In-House CG Work
    01:13:06 You Can Play Doom In Doom (DOS)?!
    01:18:31 One Min For The Swin
    01:43:17 Bigwig Celebrates Our 2 Year Anniversary
    02:13:33 Outro & Next Week


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    • 2 hrs 15 min
    087: Crank That Mjölnir (God of War Ragnarok, Skull & Bones, Splatoon 3 Switch, Polium One)

    087: Crank That Mjölnir (God of War Ragnarok, Skull & Bones, Splatoon 3 Switch, Polium One)

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    It's July... and you know what that means? TAX TIME! Oh... and our special 2022 Midyear Check-In edition of Big Week in Gaming for Sunday 10 July 2022.
    Join the full Bigwig crew as they take a look at 2022 so far... including how our Most Anticipated Games are panning out - and how we're all tracking against our Gaming Resolution challenges.
    We also cover the big headlines of the week - such as God of War Ragnarok, Skull & Bones, the snazzy Splatoon 3 Switch OLED and the Polium One NFT games console. Blegh.
    Hurry up Boy! These highlights aren't going to listen to themselves!
    ▸ God of War Ragnarök finally gets a release date
    ▸ Ubisoft's troubled Skull & Bones is re-revealed
    ▸ Is the newly announced NFT games console a scam?
    ▸ And we do our midyear 2022 check-in on our resolutions and most anticipated games
    #Ragnarok #SkullandBones #PoliumOne
    Games covered this week:
    ▸ Assassin's Creed Origins
    ▸ Avowed
    ▸ Balan Wonderworld
    ▸ Car Mechanic Simulator 2021
    ▸ Cyberpunk 2077
    ▸ Dark Souls
    ▸ Dolmen
    ▸ Elden Ring
    ▸ ELEX II
    ▸ Far Cry 5
    ▸ Flower
    ▸ Forspoken
    ▸ Galaga
    ▸ God of War 3
    ▸ God of War Ragnarok
    ▸ Gotham Knights
    ▸ Gran Turismo 7
    ▸ Hellpoint
    ▸ Hogwarts Legacy
    ▸ Horizon Forbidden West
    ▸ House Flipper
    ▸ Kirby & The Forgotten Land
    ▸ Knack
    ▸ Lollipop Chainsaw
    ▸ Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope
    ▸ Mass Effect Andromeda
    ▸ Neon White
    ▸ Ratchet & Clank Rift Apart
    ▸ Ring Fit Adventure
    ▸ Robocop: Rogue City
    ▸ Rogue Legacy 2
    ▸ S.T.A.L.K.E.R 2: Heart of Chornobyl
    ▸ Skull & Bones
    ▸ Splatoon 3
    ▸ Star Ocean: The Divine Force
    ▸ Starfield
    ▸ Steam Deck
    ▸ Tales of Berseria
    ▸ Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge
    ▸ The Callisto Protocol
    ▸ The Last Guardian
    ▸ The Order 1866
    ▸ The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
    ▸ Tiny Tina's Wonderlands
    ▸ Tunic
    ▸ Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
    ▸ Uncharted: Drake's Fortune
    ▸ Valkyrie Elysium
    ▸ Wipeout Omega Collection
    ▸ X-Men vs. Street Fighter
    TIMECODES ▼
    00:00:00 Intro
    00:06:47 What we playin'
    00:32:18 God of War Ragnarok Release Date Is Revealed
    00:49:16 Skull & Bones Re-Revealed With Gameplay Details & Release Date News
    00:57:42 The Splatoon 3 Nintendo Switch OLED Edition Is AWESOME
    01:06:20 Is the Polium One NFT Game Console A Scam?
    01:19:29 One Min For The Swin
    01:33:24 2022 In Video Games So Far - Most Anticipated & Resolution Update
    02:12:05 Outro & Next Week

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    • 2 hrs 12 min

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