Short Pause Gaming Podcast #89: PSVR Hype, Gears of War 4 Impressions, & Phil Spencer's Comments: Helpful or Hurtful?
It's a big week, as PlayStation VR finally arrives! The gang is back together to discuss the latest and greatest in the world of gaming. Topics this week include:
- Virtual Reality is a Reality - VR comes to the masses this week as PlayStation VR launches this upcoming Thursday! The fellas discuss their launch lineup plans and just what they're feeling now that PSVR is finally arriving this week.
- Gears of War 4 Impressions - Frankie and Brent got their hands on Gears of War 4 via the Ultimate Edition last week, and they've got a lot to talk about now that they've spent a few hours with the game. Does ears of War 4 live up to the hype? Plus, find out what Bender thinks of Paper Mario: Color Splash so far!
- Mod Support is Coming to Fallout 4 and Skyrim on PS4 - Bethesda pulled a surprising 180 this past week when they announced that not only is mod support coming to PS4 for Fallout 4 and Skyrim Remastered, but they're both getting 4K/PS4 Pro support as well! What concessions were made to bring mods to PS4, and how might this affect consumers?
- Phil Spencer Speaks - The head of Xbox had a lot to say this past week as he touched on everything from the PS4 Pro and the Scorpio, to ReCore and the idea of "clickbait reviews" and review scores. Are "clickbait reviews" a legitimate problem in the games industry?
- Infinite Warfare Beta Details - The beta for the latest Call of Duty entry arrives later this week, and the fellas are excited to get their hands on it. They're less excited about the fact that the game (along with its DLC and Modern Warfare Remastered) is going to take up a whopping 130GB of hard drive space! Plus, Brent chimes in with his impressions of the Modern Warfare Remastered campaign.
- Destiny's Newest Raid Gets a Heroic Mode - The release date for The Wrath of the Machine's Hard Mode has been unveiled, and it won't be long before Guardians across the globe will get a chance to tackle Rise of Iron's greatest challenge. Will the guys be ready to tackle Hard Mode come next week?
- Plus, this week's new releases and much, much MORE!
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