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Pokémon Scarlet & Violet: Is GameFreak to Blame? We Asked & Got the REAL Answer
The release of Pokémon Scarlet & Violet has been ripe with controversy and opinion on the subject matter of: who is to blame for the game releasing in such a sorry state. Is it GameFreak? Nintendo? The Pokémon Company? With misinformation polluting social media and news articles, we asked for an answer & got the truth.
Does the truth give us hope for a brighter future with Pokémon Generation 10? Will the game get performance patches in the coming months? We discuss this and more.
Pokemon Scarlet & Violet: What Went Wrong - We Asked Game Devs for Answers
Pokémon Scarlet & Pokémon Violet launched on Nintendo Switch in a less than perfect state. With numerous performance issues present, many are now wondering why these problems are so prevalent in the two games, whether the issues are commonplace &, if so, is this a reflection of aging hardware. Would a better Switch have solved these problems? Or were the two Pokémon games originally targeting a more powerful Switch?
We asked developers for answers.
Why Boycotting Video Games is a Joke... and You Shouldn't be Laughing
The call for a boycott of a video game or a game developer/publisher has been commonplace in recent years; yet, most boycott rallies have been utilized for clout, subscription gains & financial well-being. Boycotting video games has turned into a joke & we aren't laughing.
Does Bayonetta 3 Performance Satisfy; Harmful Impact of Bayonetta Boycott & Hellena Taylor
Bayonetta 3 has launched for Nintendo Switch; but is the game's performance up to par? We analyze the game's performance and discuss the game's ambitious design. Is Switch hardware to blame for the performance issues or is Platinum's engine poorly optimized? Or both?
Furthermore, we discuss the scandal involving Hellena Taylor & the call to boycott Bayonetta 3. The impacts of Taylor's lie has a significant negative impact on the both the games and the voice actor industry.
Konami's Future: Metal Gear Solid Return is Next; Reaction: Silent Hill 2 Remake Worries
Konami officially announced new Silent Hill projects, which include a Silent Hill 2 Remake from Bloober Team, exclusively for the PS5. It seems as though Konami is ready to invest heavily into gaming. What's next for Konami? A little title called Metal Gear Solid.
We share our thoughts on Silent Hill, as well what's next for Konami and if the company can rediscover their former glory.
PS5 Hacked - Piracy & Homebrew Future Detailed; Nintendo Direct: Mario Movie Reactions
The PS5 has been officially hacked & Sony is okay with it. Confused? Well, we have the answer as to why Sony is okay with the it & how Sony played a role in releasing the step-by-step instructions to hack/jailbreak the PS5.
Furthermore, we got our first-look at the Super Mario Movie & we have thoughts on the voice actors, the visual direction, and how the movie will pay homage to the original game's narrative.
I like this podcast and I am a Nintendo fan, but big things are happening over at Xbox and it would be cool to hear some more about that! Also when Sony gets some interesting news that would be cool also.
Good insight into the gaming industry with unique opinions and ideas.
Great, balanced conversation
As a gamer that has an appreciation for all camps in the gaming industry, I love the how balanced and well constructed the conversations are.