Friends, this week The Arcade continues its look back on the past year with part two of our 2018 Year In Review. On this episode, we’ll focus our attention on some of the remaining big and big-ish stories that we’ve yet to have our say on from the year that was. Included in this are Billy Mitchell and his disqualification from the Twin Galaxies record books, Telltale Games abruptly closing their doors, Epic Games and Discord tackling Steam head-on, and Atari doing some strange things, just to name a few.
What was discussed:
Telltale Games Shuts Down Out Of Nowhere
Epic Games, Others, Look To Challenge Steam In Digital Game Store War
Retro Companies Up To Some Odd Things
Billy Mitchell, Twin Galaxies, & Disputed High Scores
Ubisoft Opens A Studio In Winnipeg
Hello Games Finally Starts To Fulfill The Potential Of No Man’s Sky
Sony Releases Own Attempt At Retro Mini-Console, It Flops
Microsoft Is Busy Buying Game Dev Studios
Sony Announces It’s Plan To Skip E3 2019
The Vatican Launches Pokémon Go-Like Game Where You Collect Catholic Saints
The man who shouldn’t be, but is always surprised by how outraged people become over clickbait
Friends, this week The Arcade continues its look back on the past year with part two of our 2016 Year In Review. On this episode, we’ll focus our attention on lighthearted topics from the last 12 months with a discussion on the ludicrous topics we saw come up during the year.
The Ludicrous Topics of 2016:
2016 Brings Us Closer To The Robot Apocalypse
Completely Unnecessary Kickstarter Campaigns
Out Of Control Price Tags In The Video Game World
Both Silly & Impressive Video Game Accomplishments
The man who thinks the first workout is why most workouts don’t work out.