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Anthem VIP Demo Impressions | A Short Pause Discussion

With Anthem’s first demo weekend in the books, Brent, Ben, and Frankie get together to discuss their first experience with Bioware’s new sci-fi loot shooter. The demo had its fair share of well-documented issues, but after cutting through all of the technical and other assorted issues with the game this weekend, is there a promising game beneath the surface? Make sure to join the discussion and chime in with your thoughts in the comments!

Short Pause Gaming Podcast #161: Pokemon Switch, E3 News & Rumors, & Our Annual E3 Predictions

E3 is almost here! Ahhhhhhh! Join Brent, Ben, Bender, Frankie as they once again get together to talk the latest and greatest in the world of gaming leading up to E3 2018. Topics this week include the reveal of Pokemon for the Switch, Fornite on Nintendo’s platform, the reveal of Fallout 76, Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey, Mega Man 11’s release date, Battlefield V returning to WWII, the latest talk surrounding PlayStation 5 and the possibility of Sony giving handheld gaming another whirl, and tons more! Kick back, enjoy the show, and subscribe in iTunes, SoundCloud, TuneIn Radio, Stitcher, or Google Play.

Short Pause Gaming Videocast #151: 10 Years of R6 Siege, January NPD, & Big Changes at Sledgehammer

In the video version of this week's show, Brent, Ben, and Bender get together to discuss Brent's impressions of Kingdom Come: Deliverance, the future of Rainbow Six: Siege, the big changes at Activision and Sledgehammer Games, Burnout Paradise Remastered coming West, the lineup for EA Play 2018, January's NPD Numbers, Bungie's updated development roadmap for Destiny 2, this week's new releases, and lots more! Check out the video, enjoy the show, and subscribe to our YouTube channel so you never miss an episode!

Short Pause Gaming Podcast #148: Red Dead Rules the Fall, Microsoft Making Moves, & Is Destiny Back on Track?

It's two-man show this week as Brent and Ben once again get together to talk the latest and greatest in the world of gaming. Topics this week include the impending release of Shadow of the Colossus Remastered, the official release date of Red Dead Redemption 2Destiny 2's Season 2 road map, Microsoft's rumored acquisition talks with EA, Valve, and PUBG Corp, the recent Sea of Thieves datamine, EA's earnings call, Nintendo's latest financials, and tons more! Kick back, enjoy the show, and subscribe in iTunes, SoundCloud, TuneIn, Stitcher, or Google Play.

Short Pause Gaming Videocast #148: RDR2 Takes Aim at the Fall & Is Microsoft Plotting Something Big?

In the video version of this week's show, Brent and Ben discuss the impending release of Shadow of the Colossus Remastered, Red Dead Redemption 2's release date, Bungie's Season 2 road map for Destiny 2, Microsoft's rumored acquisition talks, dataminers digging into Sea of Thieves, all the big news to come out of EA's recent earnings call, Nintendo's latest financial report, Far Cry 5's season pass, this week's new releases, and lots more! Check out the video, enjoy the show, and subscribe to our YouTube channel so you never miss an episode!

Short Pause Gaming Videocast #140: Battlefront 2 MTXs are Out, Curse of Osiris Unveiled, & PUBG for GOTY?

In the video version of this week's show, Brent and Ben get together to discuss the removal of microtransactions from Battlefront 2, the first concrete details on Curse of Osiris, Marvel Heroes Omega shutting down, October's NPD results and the curious case of Bethesda single-player games, the games and developers of this year's PlayStation Experience, PUBG's nomination for "Game of the Year" at this year's Game Awards, Mario returning to Hollywood, this week's new releases, and lots more!

Short Pause Gaming Podcast #140: Battlefront 2 Axes MTXs, Curse of Osiris Revealed, & Is PUBG GOTY Material?

The dynamic duo rides again! Join Brent and Ben as they once again join forces to talk the latest and greatest in the very busy world of gaming. Topics this week include microtransactions being removed from Star Wars Battlefront 2, Bungie's live stream reveal of Curse of OsirisMarvel Heroes Omega shutting down, October's NPD results, the nominees for this year's Game Awards, the games and developers coming to this year's PlayStation Experience, Mario retuning to Hollywood, and tons more!

Short Pause Gaming Podcast #139: EA Buys Respawn, Telltale's Future, & Is Battlefront 2 Pay-to-Win?

We're in the heart of the fall gaming season and there is much to discuss! Join the whole crew this week as Brent, Ben, Bender, and Frankie once again get together to talk the latest and greatest in the world of gaming. Topics this week include Battlefront 2's concerning multiplayer mechanics, EA's purchase of Respawn, Xenoblade Chronicles 2, more Zelda remakes, third-party publisher's quarterly financial reports, the Ninja Turtles in Injustice 2, the future of Telltale Games, this week's new releases, and tons more!

Short Pause Gaming Videocast #139: EA Purchases Respawn & Is Battlefront 2 Destined to be Pay-to-Win?

In the video version of this week's show, Brent, Ben, Bender, and Frankie get together to discuss whether or not Star Wars Battlefront II is "pay-to-win," EA's big purchase of Respawn, the latest Nintendo Direct focused on Xenoblade Chronicles 2, the possibility of near-future remakes in The Legend of Zelda series, all of the news to come out of this past week's third-party publisher earnings calls, the Ninja Turtles in Injustice 2, the future of Telltale Games, this week's new releases, and lots more!

Short Pause Gaming Podcast #138.5: Switch Sells Big, Housemarque Pivots, & Rocksteady Tackling Superman?

Wait, what's this? Another episode of the Short Pause Gaming Podcast?? Two in one week?! There was so much to discuss this past week that we couldn't fit it all in one show! Join Ben, Bender, and Frankie for a very special bonus episode of the podcast this week as they discuss the rumors surrounding Rocksteady and Superman, Housemarque moving on from the arcade shooter genre, the status of Media Molecule's Dreams, PUBG's Xbox One release date, Owlboy coming to consoles, Runic and Motiga closing down, CCP stepping away from VR, Switch sales numbers, EA's future Nintendo plans, and all of the rest of this week's news!

Short Pause Gaming Podcast #136: Visceral Closes, Destiny's Seasons, & The Future of Single-Player Games

It's been a busy week in the world of gaming. Join Brent, Ben, and Bender as they discuss all of the latest happenings from around the video game industry. Topics this week include EA closing Visceral Games, the future of the Visceral Star Wars project, the future of single-player games in the industry, Activision's sneaky microtransaction patent, morale at CD Projekt Red, the seasons of Destiny 2, an update on the Naughty Dog sexual harassment case, September's NPD numbers, the end of the 3DS, Pokemon on the Switch, and tons more!

Short Pause Gaming Videocast #136: EA Shutters Visceral & The Future of Single-Player Games

In the video version of this week's show, Brent, Ben, and Bender get together to discuss the closing of Visceral Games, the future of the Visceral Star Wars project, the future of single-player games, Activision's microtransaction patent, the rumors surrounding morale at CD Projekt Red, Destiny 2's seasons, an update on the Naughty Dog sexual harassment allegations, NPD numbers for September, the future of Pokemon on the Switch and 3DS, this week's new releases, and lots more! Check out the video, enjoy the show, and subscribe to our YouTube channel so you never miss an episode!

Short Pause Gaming Podcast #119: Our E3 2017 Wrap-Up

E3 2017 has come and gone, and it was an amazing show full of a ton of great games! Brent, Ben, and Bender get together to break down everything they saw as they tackle the press conferences, the big reveals, the shocking surprises, and the awesome gameplay demos that made up this year's E3! The fellas also reveal their top ten games of the show!

Short Pause Gaming Podcast #72: The Future of EA and Ubisoft, April's NPD, & Why Was Disney Infinity Canceled?

It's a two man show this week as Brent and Ben tackle the latest and greatest in the world of gaming. Topics this week include investor calls aplenty, the future of EA and Ubisoft, Disney Infinity's cancellation, Lionhead Studios, NX, PS4 NEO, April's NPD results, and tons more! Kick back, enjoy the show, and subscribe in iTunes, Soundcloud, or TuneIn Radio.