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DEG 28 | Xbox Game Pass on Switch, dope black characters, and swatting!

We back! This week Chris and Eric V get into a huge debate about the quality of the Xbox. We also highlight dope black video game characters in video games. And we weigh in on swatting in the gaming community. Finally, we circle back around to crying in video games. 

EP27 | Is Crackdown 3 Trash? Battle Royale Fad or Forever? Crying in Video Games???

This week, Tyelerr Durden is back and she’s here to stay! 

We get into the following topics in this episode:

-Negan and Julia to be added to Tekken 7 on Feb 28 as part of the season 2 update of fighters-Microsoft’s flagship title Crackdown 3 is getting terrible reviews. We waited all this time for a game that nobody was asking for and to top it off the game is ass. -Anthem which releases on the 22nd is gonna have a huge day one patch to fix the loading issues. Some people who got the game early said the game has loading screen bugs that cause them to last entirely too long. One user said it took him seven minutes to transfers between some menus.-Are Battle Royale games a fad or a legitimate genre going forward?
And we have a listener question that jumps into a whole discussion about crying in video games and there is one member on the team that’s not rocking with it. 

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EP 26 | Melon Smash Aftermath, Nintendo Direct Predictions, and Apex Legends

This week, we recap the Smash Brothers matchup with the Needledrop. Afterwards, we dive into the Nintendo Direct announcement, Division 2 beta, Fortnite, and Apex Legends.

We wrap up the show with games we wish would come back and answer your questions. 

Granddad Ain’t Scared (EP 26 Trailer)

In this preview clip for episode 26, Granddad Woolly struggles to cope with loss. Listen to the full episode on Dead End Gaming for free and hear to Eric V’s side of his shellacking at the hands of Anthony Fantano. This is exclusive audio that didn’t make the podcast.

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EP25 | Xbox Live on Switch, PSN Making Bank, and Apple Game Streaming Service? ft. Damone Tyrell

This week, we discuss the Xbox Live jumping to other devices, Playstation bringing in them dollars, debate if Apple should jump in the gaming streaming service, and the lack of diversity in video game characters.

Resident Evil 2, Kingdom Hearts III, and The Melon ft. SunnyChiefa

This week, Sunny Chief from the Cheezy Controller podcast joins us to give us a breakdown of Kingdom Hearts III. Plus, Beezy and Granddad gives you a review of their experience playing Resident Evil 2. And….as usual….Ken Don’t F*ck With Them. 

The Mortal Kombat 11 The Reveal Experience

Granddad Woolly gives the details behind the Mortal Kombat 11 The Reveal experience in LA (13:44).

Mortal Kombat developer NetherRealm Studios revealed its new fighting game, Mortal Kombat 11, on January 18th 2019 as part of a community event. The event kicked off at 10:30 PST with pre-show interviews and the main show started at 11 a.m. PST. Granddad Woolly was on the scene in Los Angeles, one of two locations, for the event and gives us a recap of his experience at Mortal Kombat 11 The Reveal.

Timestamps:

Games we playing (2:39)
Mortal Kombat 11 The Reveal (12:44)
EA cancels Star Wars (31:01)
Smash Bros outsells Red Dead Redemption 2 (37:04)
Nintendo announces two Smash Tourneys (43:20)
Soulja Boy Console can play Fortnite (47:10)
Games we wish would come back (57:13)