On this episode of Video Games 2 the MAX, Sean Garmer and Marc Morrison begin with the games they are playing.
Sean tries out the new Nintendo Switch indie game from Harmonix called Super Sports Beats. While also raving about Super Mario Odyssey‘s many moons and great worlds. Marc has a virtual travel to Egypt, as he details his play time with Assassin’s Creed Origins. He also is halfway through the newest in Activision‘s yearly military franchise, Call of Duty WWII.
The guys also get into some good and bad Nintendo Switch news. Some great financial sales for Switch. But there’s also EA not being too keen on making games for Switch right now. EA also gives more info on what happened to Star Wars Visceral Games. However, EA wasn’t the only place closing studios. We also talk the closing of Runic Games and what the Torchlight games meant to us.
Plus, the news from Blizzcon 2017, Sony‘s presser at Paris Games Week 2017, and much more too.
VG2M: Call of Duty WWII, Super Mario Odyssey, Paris Games Week 2017
About Video Games 2 the MAX
A podcast where Sean Garmer and Marc Morrison get together to talk about everything involving Video Games. Every week, we discuss what we are playing, games we are reviewing, the gaming news of the week, and just have some fun talking about some random things like Doctor Who, movies, TV shows, anime, and more. You can listen to the podcast right here, or on I-Tunes, Stitcher, Tune-In Radio, on Youtube (Via W2M Network Channel), and more. You can also follow each of the guys individually on twitter @W2MSean, @humanityplague, or the entire network @W2MNetwork
Sean Garmer has a long history with Video Games. He started his love of games watching his brother play Super Mario Bros. on the Nintendo Entertainment System. His first system was the Super Nintendo and he literally spent days at a time playing Super Mario World. He later fell in love with Pokemon for the Gameboy and thus his Japanese RPG fandom was born. Sean has channeled that love of games into reviewing them. Not only that, he also analyzes the games industry on the Video Games 2 the MAX podcast, and writing about it on various sites. Sean pretty much plays any kind of game nowadays, but he still prefers his love the JRPG.
Marc Morrison brings years of experience writing about games and of course playing them. He currently writes a Top 8 column every week at 411mania and also reviews games as well. Marc plays different kinds of games and he takes analyzing games to heart. Marc is also a big fan of the classics and collecting games. He’s constantly looking for deals whether it is at the local flea market, on Steam, or another digital network. Marc also brings a practical look at the Entertainment realm and is happy to spend time talking Doctor Who or another TV show.