The Fortnite Phenomenon - The Player 3 Podcast Episode 136

March 20, 2018

On this week's episode, Luke and Larry discuss how Fortnite went from obscure co-op survival game to the latest gaming craze. They also talk about their renewed love for Overwatch.

11:47 - Releases of the Week

25:50 - Getting Good at Overwatch

41:50 - Fortnite's Rise

1:04:20 - Microsoft's E3 Plans

1:14:57 - Nindies Showcase

1:16:55 - Chucklefish's New Game

1:19:23 - Shadow of the Tomb Raider

1:21:50 - RQotW -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/player3podcast

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What the Overwatch League Gets Right - Player 3 Podcast Episode 134

March 5, 2018

This week, Luke and Larry break down the Overwatch League's success, discuss President Trump's "meeting" with the games industry, and talk about the Battlefield V rumors.

3:01 - What Have You Been Consuming

16:32 - Releases of the Week

17:29 - ESRB and Loot Boxes

28:42 - The Overwatch League

54:13 - Trump and Gaming

59:16 - Battlefield WWII

1:04:56 - Nintendo User Reviews

1:12:32 - PS Plus Changes

1:15:29 - Brigette

1:18:00 - RQotW -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/player3podcast

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Another Attack on Violent Video Games - Player 3 Podcast Episode 133

February 27, 2018

This week, Luke and Larry discuss the renewed discussion around violent video games, what makes the Overwatch League so great, and Seth stops by to talk about Metal Gear Survive. 

Timestamps:

17:45 - Releases of the Week

25:00 - Violence in Video Games

51:27 - Overwatch League

1:02:05 - EA Remasters

1:14:30 - EA Play 2018

1:16:33 - PUBG Map

1:30:20 - Metal Gear Survive

1:35:21 - Net Neutrality 

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Everything Nintendo - Player 3 Podcast Episode 132

February 6, 2018

This week, Luke and Larry tackle all of the big Nintendo News from last week, reflect on the success of Dying Light, and discuss the ripple effects from Red Dead Redemption 2's new release date! 

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Anthem is Delayed - Player 3 Podcast Episode 131

January 30, 2018

Luke and Larry sit down in the basement to talk about all of the latest gaming news. How will the Overwatch League effect the game for everyone else? Has Microsoft finally found its identity? Did Ubisoft learn nothing from EA? We discuss all that and more on this jam-packed episode.

  • 21:22 - Releases of the Week
  • 22:30 - Overwatch
  • 36:17 - Xbox Game Pass
  • 46:04 - Anthem Delayed
  • 52:57 - Paragon Shutting Down
  • 56:47 - Rainbow 6 Siege Controversy
  • 1:06:48 - PSN Issues
  • 1:07:25 - God of War
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Looking Forward to 2018 - Player 3 Podcast Episode 129

December 20, 2017

On this week's episode, Larry, Luke, and Seth discuss what to expect in gaming in 2018, give a spoiler-free review of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and Seth gives his thoughts on Battlefront II. 

26:50 - Releases of the Week

27:15 - Battlefront II

33:30 - Overwatch

42:18 - Looking forward to 2018

1:05:10 - Destiny 2

1:12:50 - Switch sales reach 10 million

1:13:33 - Nintendo Mobile Games

1:15:38 - PUBG Hits 1 Million

1:22:04 - RQotW

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Do We Really Need the Game Awards? - Player 3 Podcast Episode 128

December 12, 2017

This week, Luke and Larry discuss the controversy surrounding Destiny 2's new DLC expansion. Plus, they review all of the biggest news from The Game Awards and PSX. 

10:07 - Releases of the Week

16:43 - Destiny 2 Controversy

24:25 - The Game Awards

50:30 - God of War Length

52:48 - PSN Name Changes

54:04 - PSVR News

58:00 - #SavePlayer1

1:00:17 - Ubisoft Delays

1:01:00 - RQotW

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The 2017 Game Awards Prediction Show - Player 3 Podcast Episode 126

November 28, 2017

This week, milkshakes are on the line as Larry and Luke guess the winners for some of the biggest categories in the 2017 Game Awards.

8:20 - What Have You Been Consuming

20:17 - The Game Awards Predictions

1:04:30 - Star Wars Battlefront 2

1:14:45 - PlayGround Games

1:18:07 - The RQotW -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/player3podcast

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Come on, EA! - Player 3 Podcast Episode 125

November 14, 2017

This week, Luke and Larry get down to the nitty-gritty with EA and the terrible decisions they have made with Star Battlefront II. Also, they talk about EA's purchase of Respawn, the Switch's production bump, and how to relax like a pro! 

13:13 - Releases of the Week

16:16 - Star Wars Battlefront II

30:25 - Is it time for next-gen consoles?

37:33 - EA buys Respawn

46:09 - Nintendo Switch Production Boost

48:13 - The Last Jedi DLC

50:16 - Harry Potter Games 

57:50 - RQotW

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In Memoriam of the $60 Game - Player 3 Podcast Episode 122

October 24, 2017

On this week's episode, Luke, Larry, and Seth learn the real meaning of "I Digress". They also discuss some of the developments at EA and Activision that prove there is no such thing as a $60 game anymore. 

Time Stamps:

13:54 - Releases of the Week

24:05 - Seth's Shadow of War Gripe

31:09 - A Eulogy for $60 Video Games

1:11:27 - Switch Hardware Update

1:14:41 - Nintendo Hardware Sales

1:17:59 - Sony Developing Games for the Switch

1:21:55 - Random Question of the Week

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