Episode 141: April Fools in Gaming 2014

Every year on April fools day, gamers everywhere are treated to jokes coming from developers, coverage websites, and individuals throughout the gaming community.  Most are obviously jokes, like Francis playing Half Life 3, designed to entertain us and lighten the mood in what can sometimes be a fairly toxic community.  Though some were able seem like legitimate news stories and one in particular may not have even been a joke.  The Thumbstick Athletes help sort out some of the mess and talk about some of our favorites, which ones fooled us, and even some we thought would be really sweet if they were true.

 

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Episode 132: Just the News

We had initially planned on doing an episode on the Banner Saga for this week, but with Corey being the only one to have spent significant time with it, a few minutes before show time we changed to a "Just the News" show topic.  What we ended up doing was just taking some of our nibblebits that warranted further discussion and moved them into the main segment.  Luckily it did spark some discussion on Nintendo's direction, mobile gaming, as well as a few other hot topics in the gaming community.  Dan also tried out the Steam In Home Streaming Beta and relates his experience with it and Corey played a slew of new games...

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