Happy Independence Day, everyone. The GameHounds gang is getting ready to head out of town, but that doesn’t mean they don’t take a few moments to record a show and bring you news and reviews of the gaming world. Topics include:
Reviews of Transistor, One Finger Death Punch, The Wolf Among Us Episode 4, Blue Estate (PS4), Valiant Hearts (PS4), Sniper Elite 3;
Cliff Blezinski will return to video-game development;
Evolve and No Man’s Sky were big winnters of the E3 Game Critics Awards;
Lindsey Lohan sues Rockstar and Take Two for unauthorized use of her likeness;
Murdered: Soul Suspect studio Airtight Games shuts down with no notice;
Telltale says next episode of Walking Dead will hit this month;
New DLC for Watch Dogs is out;
One of our very own fellow podcasters takes EA to court for inaccurate advertising and WINS!;
Robin Thicke’s PR team miscalculates with #askThicke;
Dragon Age: Inquisition will have Bioware’s first exclusively gay male party member.
If this show drops in and out, don’t worry. It’s not you. It’s us. We had to fix a few technical issues after the first half hour, but finally we figure out what’s been plaguing the show. Then GamerEdie Sellers, Holy Goalie, and Nick Dinicola continue with revews and news, including:
Reviews of Transistor, Watch Dogs multiplayer, Sparkle 2, King Oddball, and NHL 14 (360);
Playstation Now prices leaked, and they’re surprisingly bad;
Get well soon, Satoru Iwata;
Bayonetta will get an anime in North America;
Stats are out for Destiny’s alpha. Let’s just say a LOT of people played it;
If you pre-ordered The Last of Us Remastered before Sony dropped the price, don’t worry;
Love Halo? Ride a motorcycle? We’ve got good news;
Battlefield Hardline’s beta is live until Thursday, now with all gear and guns unlocked;
Steam sale’s meta-game is nuts. And hilarious. And nuts.
The GameHounds staff of Nick Dinicola, Edie Sellers, and Holy Goalie once again join up to bring you updates in video-game news and reviews. The start of E3 is approaching quickly, and that means the pre-E3 info leaks are starting to trickle out. Topics include:
Reviews of Wolfenstein, Trials Fusion (Goalie’s take), NOT Watch Dogs (that’s next week), King Oddball, Stick It To the Man (Edie’s take), Sparkle 2 (Goalie’s take), Bound by Flame (Nick changes his opinion);
You may not want to enjoy Watch Dogs on the PC. It’s apparently flawed.
Battlefield 4 battlepacks are now available for purchase.
New Battlefield title, Battlefield Hardline, will be revealed at E3;
A lot of delays, including The Evil Within, The Order 1886, and the Steam machine;
Director Duncan Jones says filming of Warcraft movie is complete;
State of Decay DLC, Lifeline, due out May 30;
GameStop sees increased interest in the Xbox One since dis-Kinection.