Games, tech, and pop culture stuff.
Platinum Trophy Unlocked - GWS#075
It's an end of an era, and the start of a new one with Tim and Fudfood. The Gaming Weekly Show is moving on to an independent podcast starting from next week! Please follow The Bad Gamer Good Gamer Podcast on social media @badgoodpod and look out for the first episode which will also be on YouTube!
Oh, there's also some Sony news to go through.
Surprise! Kingdom Hearts 4 is announced! - GWS#074
Square Enix held an event to celebrate 20 years of Kingdom Hearts and took the opportunity to announce Kingdom Hearts 4! Niantic also had an announcement to make last week, as they gave a brief look at Peridots, which lets you raise your own virtual pets in AR!
Unreal Engine 5 is out in the wild! - GWS#073
Epic officially launches Unreal Engine 5 to the masses, and Saudi prince Mohammed bin Salman acquires 96% of gaming Studio SNK. Stick to the end of the episode to find out how one simple game got Tim his first (and only) failing grade in uni!
New PlayStation Plus! Should Microsoft be worried? - GWS#072
Really big news from Sony as they announced an overhaul to PlayStation Plus, which will be offered under three teirs and provide services such as a games library, cloud streaming, and more. Watch out Microsoft, Sony's out to get you.
PSVR2 aims to be better than the real world - GWS#071
The PSVR 2 was playable at GDC and people are already praising the immersive experience that Sony has delivered, and it's gotten us looking forward to its release. Maybe this will be the needed step to make VR more mainstream.
Bring on the Harry Potter magic - GWS#070
Hogwart's Legacy was revealed and we're wondering why it took so long for us to get an open-world action-adventure Harry Potter game! It looks really good even in the eyes of a non-Harry Potter fan.