187 Coffee Table Bookends

The future of gaming including potentially the beginning of the end of physical media, playing games on a smart phone with a controller, first impressions of Devil May Cry 5 and Tetris 99, and a recommended record for fans of the Big Four of Thrash.

0:03:09 Side A Video Games

News:

  • Disc-less XBOX One S rumored to be incoming. Windows Central says it might be called the XBOX One S All Digital Edition with preorders beginning in April and a global launch early May. 

  • Project X Cloud further detailed in a recent Inside XBOX video. Demo showed an Android phone as the screen connected to an XBOX One controller via bluetooth. “Games play as originally intended by the creator.”

  • Development Studio behind the original Left 4 Dead, Turtle Rock, announced a new FPS co-op zombie shooter called Back 4 Blood. Could this be a spiritual successor to the Left 4 Dead franchise?

Games:

  • Devil May Cry 5

  • Diablo III: Eternal Collection (Nintendo Switch)

  • Tetris 99 (Nintendo Switch)

 

0:46:01 Beers

0:55:31 Side B Music


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