Kotaku foments a public stoush with Platinum Games’ Hideki Kamiya, Bioware’s community has become irreparably toxic, and a data firm has announced that worldwide PS3 shipments have exceeded those of the Xbox 360 in the news of the week.
Video games are not responsible for mass-murder, Sega resorts to highway robbery, and more Wii U woes in the news of the week.
Nintendo blocks adult content on the Wii U, Dark Souls is set to receive a sequel, and something odd is happening to Epic Games in the week’s industry news.
This week, Blitzmage takes a look at exclusivity, the good, bad, and the ugly.
The Nintendo Wii U console is an unmitigated heap of garbage in the week’s Wii U launch news.
EA attempt to foist their games upon unwary Call of Duty fans, Zynga hits hard times, and THQ hits harder times in the week’s minor news implosions.
This week, Deimosion and Blitzmage report the news by themselves with disastrous consequences for all concerned. Lusipurr halts the constant inclination toward off-topic discussion, but soon every sentence ends with ‘banana’. Also, hats are advocated.
The Wii U launches for a high price, Obsidian Kickstarter launches for a high price, and Bayonetta 2 gets announced for the wrong system in this week’s hightop strolling baby Stones.
Microsoft’s Nextbox may face a delay, Warren Spector tells Glenn beck ‘no’, and Konami’s Tom Hulett sorely tests Silent Hill fans’ capacity for trolling in this week’s industry derps.
Lusipurr has a few gin and tonics and, joined by his even more Australian co-panelist–SiliconNooB–he decides to take the industry to task. The job proving more difficult than intended, Blitzmage is called into the effort, which is mostly a rant.