The Future of VR and Determining a Game’s Value - Player 3 Podcast Episode 97

February 7, 2017

In this week's episode, Luke and Larry talk about what the Zenimax vs. Oculus ruling could mean for the future of virtual reality. then, they tackle The Last Guardian price cut and discuss how people should view price and value for games. Larry freaks out about a moving picture of green that announced Timesplitters Rewind. In this week's Random Question of the Week, the guys talk about their favorite podcasts. 

If you would like to ask us a question (even a RQotW), email us: p3p@twoleftsticks.com

Timestamps:

  • 9:05 - Releases of the Week
  • 11:34 - Zenimax vs. Oculus
  • 34:22 - A Bunch of Overwatch Mumbojumbo
  • 41:26 - Switch Launch Lineup Defense
  • 47:36 - The Last Guardian Price Cut
  • 56:21 - PS4 Pro sales numbers
  • 1:01:44 - Titanfall 2 Didn't Sell Well
  • 1:08:27 - Devolver Digital and the Travel Ban
  • 1:13:21 - A New Tony Hawk Game
  • 1:15:43: RQotW - What podcasts do you listen to?

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Larry Hunt (@LarHuntsZombies)

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For Honor Beta Impressions and Gaming Backlogs - Player 3 Podcast Episode 96

January 31, 2017

Ben, Larry, and Luke get together to talk about the latest gaming news. Larry discusses the For Honor Beta and gives his thoughts on the gameplay. Ben ponders how backwards-compatibility will continue to play a role in the Xbox ecosystem. And Luke wants to know how they guys manage their gaming backlog, only to reveal his totally nerdy way of doing so. 

The Timestamps will be a bit inaccurate this week due to unforeseen circumstances.

7:45 - What Have You Been Playing

11:57 - Releases of the Week

13:54 - Scorpio and Backwards Compatibility

18:35 - Gaming Backlogs

25:45 - For Honor Beta

36:27 - Project Sorpio and VR

47:00 - Import Tariffs

53:04 - Hideo Kojima and Sexualization in Games

59:40 - Battlefield 1 DLC

1:01:22 - Ghost Recon Wildlands Beta Announced

1:04:22 - Prey Release Date

1:05:34 - RQotW Game: Pokemon? Created or Contrived?

 

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Will the Switch Succeed and 2017 Predictions - Player 3 Podcast Ep. 94

January 17, 2017

The guys look into their crystal ball and tell you what will happen this year — but likely won't. Plus, they tackle the Switch Presentation. Subscribe and leave a review. 

3:21 - Releases of the Week

5:16 - 2017 Predictions

24:00 - Switch

53:01 - Scalebound Cancelled

58:58 - Gears of War Sued

1:01:58 - Guerrilla Cambridge Closed

1:02:55 - For Honor Beta

1:04:21 - RQotW

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Switch Price and NES Shortage: Player 3 Podcast Episode 91

November 15, 2016

On this week's episode, Luke and Larry discuss the leaked Nintendo Switch prices and why Nintendo short-baked the NES Mini.

5:00 - Releases of the Week
8:52 - Nintendo Switch
19:33 - NES Mini
37:48 - PS4 Pro
43:50 - Halo's 15th Anniversary
54:30 - Watch Dogs 2
59:23 - RQotW

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Nintendo Switch and Bethesda’s Review Policy - Player 3 Podcast Episode 89

November 3, 2016

Luke and Larry react to the Nintendo Switch reveal and have a few things to say about how consumers should respond to Bethesda's review policy. 

8:54 - Releases of the Week
16:22 - Xopics: Digital Bans
27:30 - Nintendo Switch
54:12 - News: Bethesda's Review Policy
1:06:53 - Titanfall 2 Sales
1:14:43 - Overwatch Competitive Season 3
1:21:25 - RQotW - What is your favorite urban legend?
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Horror Games and Why Fall is So Great: Player 3 Podcast Episode 84

September 21, 2016
On this week's episode, Luke and Larry discuss why the horror genre has made such a resurgence, if No Man's Sky Hurt Sony's Brand, and what makes Fall so great. 

8:47 - Releases of the Week
13:25 - Death Stranding
27:45 - Yoshida and No Man's Sky
37:17 - Resident Evil 7 and the Resurgence of Horror
51:26 - Metal Gear Survive and Kojima
53:28 - South Park Delay
55:01 - RQotW

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PlayStation Meeting and Battlefield 1 - Player 3 Podcast Episode 83

September 6, 2016

Luke and Larry predict what could be announced at the PlayStation Meeting this week and review Battlefield 1.

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No Man’s Sky and PSNeo - Player 3 Podcast Episode 80

August 16, 2016
Spoiler Alert: Ben and Luke spoil both Firewatch and The Last of Us during the Random Question of the Week.

To skip the No Man's Sky Discussion, click to the 45 minute mark!

Ben and Luke discuss No Man's Sky at length. Things get deep. They also ask "what is Sony's strategy with PSNeo?"

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Scorpio and Overwatch - Player 3 Podcast Episode 79

August 10, 2016

We’re back and discussing Xbox’s strategy with Scorpio. Luke also eats proverbial crow about Overwatch.

5:08 Releases of the Week
28:28 – Scorpio News
34:49 – Overwatch
39:20 – Nintendo NX Launch
49:00 – Pokemon Go

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Ranking the Top 5 Best Overwatch Heroes - Player 3 Podcast Episode 75

June 7, 2016
Ben joins the guys again to talk about the 5 best Overwatch heroes. They also look at the new update coming to Xbox One and ask the question "Is this the most important E3 ever?"

4:24 - Releases of the Week
7:27 - Xbox One Update
22:50 - Top 5 Overwatch Heroes
42:42 - Is this the most important E3.
52:25 - Horizon Zero Dawn Delay
55:13 - Allison Road Cancelled
59:48 - Watch Dogs 2
1:01:53 - Fallout 4 Mods
1:03:55 - Titanfall 2 and Battlefield 1
1:07:03 - Dumb Kids and Battlefield 1
1:14:22 - RQotW
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