On this episode of Video Games 2 the MAX, Sean Garmer and Marc Morrison discuss the cancelation of E3 2020 due to COVID-19 (coronavirus) concerns. What it means for E3’s future, Microsoft and Ubisoft already announcing digital events, and other things that have been canceled around it as well.
Plus, Mario Day springs a conversation about favorite Mario Games, NFL 2K lives again, Horizon: Zero Dawn is confirmed for PC and the Nintendo Playstation selling too.
Sean also talks about his time with the Final Fantasy VII Remake Demo, and how much he’s enjoying Underhero and Murder By Numbers.
Finally, the duo gives a full review of the Not For Resale documentary. They discuss what they liked, disliked, and an overall view of digital versus physical media. Will it all eventually go away? Or does physical media always have its place? It is certainly a very interesting and thought-provoking discussion.
How COVID-19 (Coronavirus) is effecting the Games Industry (0:00): The delay of the Turbografx 16 mini along with talk about the games lineup.
Mario Day Convo: What is the LEGO Mario tease, our favorite Mario Games (12:00)
Nintendo Playstation Sells For $360,000 at Auction (25:00)
What happens with E3 2020 Being Canceled (31:00)
Horizon Zero Dawn Confirmed By Sony For PC (40:00)
NFL 2K Lives Again in Non-Simulation Titles (52:30)
Games Being Played (58:00): Final Fantasy VII Remake Demo, Underhero, Murder By Numbers
Not For Resale Documentary Review (1:11:20-End)
E3 Canceled, What Does This Mean? Also, Murder By Numbers and Not For Resale Discussions
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, they discuss what they are playing or reviewing, the gaming news of the week, upcoming games, and more.
If you’d like to get in touch with one of our hosts you can email us at email@example.com or find us on social media.
Listen to the show on your favorite podcasting app
Sean Garmer has a long history with Video Games, since childhood. But truly, things got serious when he discovered Pokemon on the Gameboy and thus his Japanese RPG fandom was born. Sean has channeled that love of games into reviewing them. Not only that, but he also analyzes the games industry on the Video Games 2 the MAX podcast, and writes about it on various sites. Sean pretty much plays any kind of game nowadays, but he still prefers his first 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 also brings a practical look at the Entertainment realm and is happy to spend time talking Doctor Who or another TV show.