2015 Games Preview Part 1: Thumbstick Athletes Podcast Episode 182

Part 1 of a new year's Games Preview always covers the new games coming out that already have a release date.  Early in the year, AAA and larger indie releases are pretty scarce, but like every other year there's more titles that I'm interested in than initially thought.  I had only planned on getting one game in the first three months of 2015, which has now turned into several definite buys and even more maybes.  And Raven's Cry is coming out for reals this time.  

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Episode 149: Watch_Dogs

Episode 149: Watch_Dogs

Delay after delay, hype heaped upon hype.  To many it seemed that Watch_Dogs was never going to come out.  How could it possibly live up to all the hype and fervor generated for the fateful 2012 E3?  The delays could likely be a sign that Ubisoft had been unable to keep their promises?  Surely Watch_Dogs could have been a candidate for indefinite hiatus only to be officially cancelled years down the road.  Seemingly against all odds, Watch_Dogs is now available to the grubby masses.  As usual the Athletes dissect the game in question and talk controls, missions, the "seamless" multiplayer, characters, and how Watch_Dogs compares to similar games in the genre.

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