Episode Sixteen

OTF16

  • Cliffy B leaves Epic? Linky Irrational Games shuts down as Ken Levine leaves? Linky John Carmack leaves ID? Linky Where are we going to get our AAA titles now?
  • PC gaming in the Living room in late 2014? Anyone ready / willing / wanting this? Linky Maybe use the nVidia Shield Linky
  • Martin O’Donnell fired from Bungie Linky
  • 2014 Gaming forecast, any winners you want to talk about?
  • Borderlands 3, a sequel prequel. Link
  • Captain America 2, perhaps recent movies in general. Captain America 3 to release the same day as Batman vs. Superman.
  • Evolve, from Turtle Rock (L4D developer) Site Link
  • What are you playing lately?

 

Episode Twelve

OTF12

  • Windows 8 Failed to Boost PC Market Linky
  • PC Market seeing a sharp decline in 2013 Linky Funny Linky
  • Apple’s re-org suggest unification of iOS and OS X Linky
  • Epic Games seeing an exodus of employees Linky, more than just Cliffy B Linky
  • Ubisoft’s former creative director of Assassin’s Creed left in 2010, then joined THQ Montreal, which was later acquired by Ubisoft, at which time they fired him. Linky
  • BioShock Infinite ‘over the top’ violent? Linky
  • Gearbox ripped off the art style of Borderlands? Linky Proof: Linky
  • Farcry 3 Blood Dragon DLC is 1980’s Action Sci-Fi Cartoon Come to Life! Linky
  • MegaUpload tries to combat US government corruption (from Hollywood), will that get anywhere? Linky
  • Lucasarts folds; Star Wars license handed over to EA, who announces no major SW releases in 2014. Linky
  • J’nathus’s random topic

 

Episode Eleven

  • iPad Mini – Too Mini, or just Mini enough for the 7″ crowd?
  • Windows 8 is out… What ELSE has ‘Surfaced’???
  • Steven Sinovsky leaves Microsoft
  • The Wii-U came out this ‘Wii-kend’
  • Hostess is out of business… anybody missing the twinkies?
  • J’nathus’ random topic

Artwork based on a photo by Joe Hagan