Gamers In Beta Podcast 193: Gold on Gold

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And now back to our regular scheduled programming….

For episode 193, we’re back with our usual co-hosts, content, and format. Listen as we discuss games like Mass Effect: Andromeda, Horizon Zero Dawn, and Zelda: Breath of the Wild.

Plus we discuss the latest news, community responses to our question of the week, and a surprise guest.

Intro:

– Bocephus Gone Wild at PAX
– HZD surpasses 2.6 million in sales in 2 weeks
https://www.guerrilla-games.com/read/horizon-zero-dawn-global-sales-exceed-2-6-million
– The massive release of new games is over (for now) – what next excites you from this list of upcoming titles?
http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/10/10/2017-video-game-release-schedule.aspx

Last week’s QotW: What game do you unabashedly love, but know that it is objectively terrible?

Question of the week: Do you ever turn the sound or music down while gaming to play your own tunes? If so, what do you listen to?

NEWS:
Notable releases this week:
Mass Effect Andromeda
Splatoon Global Test Fire (March 24-26)

PC/VR/Multi-platforms:
Telltale: Guardians of the Galaxy out this Spring
http://www.polygon.com/2017/3/9/14871930/guardians-of-the-galaxy-telltale-game-story

Shadow Warrior 2 (& all DLC) headed to consoles this Spring
https://twitter.com/ShadowWarrior/status/842722387674251264

New Sniper Elite 4 DLC out this week
http://www.polygon.com/2017/3/19/14973910/sniper-elite-4-dlc-launch

PlayStation:
PS4 games now coming to PS Now
http://www.polygon.com/2017/3/13/14910468/playstation-now-PSN 4-games

David Jaffee’s Drawn to Death will be a FREE PS Plus game for April
http://blog.us.playstation.com/2017/03/15/drawn-to-death-is-free-for-ps-plus-members-this-april/

No Man’s Sky receives massive update
http://blog.us.playstation.com/2017/03/08/no-mans-sky-path-finder-update-brings-vehicles-ps4-pro-support-more/

Switch:
Nintendo doubts dock is scratching the screen
http://www.polygon.com/2017/3/10/14885702/nintendo-switch-dock-scratch

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe features
http://maroonersrock.com/2017/03/new-mario-kart-8-deluxe-features/

Mario Kart turns 20 years old, is this the best birthday party?
https://www.reddit.com/r/gaming/comments/5sx01m/my_friends_threw_me_a_mario_themed_birthday_party/

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