The Press Room Episode #54.0

Date 2010-03-27

After a Beckian introduction Foolz, DarthHomer and Yodariquo return to talk about such games as, God of War 3, Heavy Rain, Dragon Age Origins, Yakuza 3, Pokemon Soul Silver, XBLA Game Room, Hotel Dusk, Batman: Arkham Asylum, PES 10, KORG DS-10 Plus, Mass Effect and Killing Floor.

PachterWatch also returns this week.  


35:00 Mark McDonald Reveals Nintendo’s 3DS [Do you really need a link?]
39:40 Sony Chimes in on 3DS (It’s for babies)
40:32 PachterComment on 3DS
43:53 Michael Atkinson’s Replacement (Australian Anti-Gaming Guru).
45:47 Counterstrike Hacker Stabbed Through Head

47:36 EA’s DRM Failure
49:47 Ubisoft Gives Free Games to Apologize for DRM Glitch
50:39 Activision Clarifies DLC and Morale

54:45 Penny Arcade Adventures Series Over
56:53 Pilot Wings on VC
57:55 Heavy Rain to Support Move
59:23 Rare to define Natal
1:00:40 Miyamoto Blames Quality for Bad Sales
1:04:12 PachterWatch

Running Time: 1:14
Approximate Size: 26 MB (MP3) OGG (32 MB)
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Intro Music by Spamtron

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The Press Room Episode #52.0

Date 2010-03-13

Dvader, Yodariquo, Foolz and special guest SteelAttack  talk about such games as, Final Fantasy XIII, Heavy Rain, Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood, Mega Man X and Hotel Dusk.

Also in this episode PachterWatch, a discussion of SEX in games and much, much more.

20:45 NPD
33:27 Sony Move
44:05 God of War II Reviews

51:47 OnLive
56:48 Lighter PS3
57:45 Donkey Kong record
59:55 DoA Paradise trailer 

1:01:08 Insomniac Might Go Multi-platform.

1:02:20 No Natal for Tiger Woods 11
1:04:48 Release date for Dragon Age 2? 
1:06:31 Nintendo would happily make Kid Icarus 
1:07:30 Doctor Who Wii… 
1:12:18 Metroid Dread again… 
1:14:40 Red star coming to handhelds 

Running Time: 1 hour, 20 minutes and 31 seconds.
Approximate Size: 28.3 MB
Intro Music by Nestrogen 
Outro Music by Spamtron 

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The Press Room Episode #44.0

Date 2010-01-17

Homer re-joins Yoda and Foolz to discuss DJ Hero, Dragon Age, Shadow Complex, Forza 3, Banjo Kazooie, Nuts ‘n’ Bolts, Donkey Kong Country, Tekken 6, Disaster, Lost Winds: Winter of Melodia, the news and PachterWatch.


(18:53) NPD Numbers 

(29:55) DJ Hero 2 Confirmed 

(32:23) Rare Characters for Rent

(36:10) SEGA All-Stars Racing 

(38:50) I’m Alive Will Use Splinter Cell Engine 

(39:31) Assassin’s Creed 2.5 Will Have Online 

(42:17) Driver Returns 

(43:20) GT5 Delayed Again


(44:00) Street Fighter Worst Film of 2009 

(47:20) Tekken 6 Goes Online 

(49:17) Reggie Says No New Wii 


(50:21) Netflix Wii Confirmed 

(52:00) NBA Jam Confirmed 

(54:32) LKS Sells Well After Winning VGPress GOTY

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The Press Room Episode #41.0

Date 2009-12-27

Back from a week of purgatory, it’s the 41st Press Room! With all your favourite stars, Darthhomer, Foolz, Dvader and Yodariquo!


(33:21) Alien vs Predator unbanned in Australia

(35:40) Australia introduces content-level filtering act


(40:45) Retro-style Dark Void Zero coming to WiiWare

(44:04) 19-disc Castlevania soundtrack collection coming

(47:40) Zelda Reorchestrated completes reorchestration of Ocarina of Time

(49:44) Capcom backing out of Q1 2010 with releases

(51:31) “Sony moving away from cell-based PS4”

Pachter Watch!

(55:00) Take-Two must fix “lack-of-discipline”

(57:30) Gamers are getting too much value

Community focus

(1:10:30) Have you been naughty or nice? Write your Santa letter here!

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The Press Room Episode #37.0

Date 2009-11-22

We just keep pumping them out. Yodariquo hosts Dvader and Foolz for a startlingly concise show.


(30:22) Aonuma talks Zelda Wii

(37:55) Firm looking at class action lawsuit over Xbox 360 bannings

(41:47) FBI using PS3 clusters for password cracking


(45:38) Tony Hawk Ride not winning over reviewers

(46:36) Aliens vs Predator to support dedicated servers

(47:32) Steam has ~70 percent of the digital download market

(49:30) Infinity Ward considered aliens in Modern Warfare 2

(50:50) Marvelous lost money on Wii releases

(52:13) Square Enix CEO talks about Japanese gaming market


(54:16) Resident Evil 5 Gold Edition details

(58:14) LittleBigPlanet to add Sonic costumes

(59:40) Kaz Hirai opens the door for paid subscription model

(1:01:37) Pandemic closes its doors

Pachter Watch!

(1:02:12) Pachter vs. Reggie: The Ultimate Struggle

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