January 18, 2019 – 2018 Year In Review (Part 2)

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

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who shouldn’t be, but is always surprised by how outraged people become over clickbait

November 23, 2018

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who no longer exists. Say hello to Miguel Sanchez!

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October 12, 2018

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who is consistently impressed with The Hard Times

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June 22, 2018 – E3 Wrap-up (Part 2)

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who has had it up to here with this heat

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June 15, 2018 – E3 Wrap-up (Part 1)

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who has no time for a nickname this week as E3 happened and there is much to discuss!

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April 13, 2018

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who can’t bring himself to feel even a little bit sorry for Billy Mitchell

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November 17, 2017

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who still finds Wikipedia’s “Random Article” button amusing.

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October 6, 2017

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who managed to get an SNES Classic Edition without having to wait in any lines.

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September 29, 2017

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who is hoping against hope that he can get a SNES Classic Edition without having to wait in any lines.

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August 25, 2017

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who did not catch eclipse fever

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