On this episode of Video Games 2 the MAX, Sean Garmer and Marc Morrison discuss games they are playing and the big news happening in the gaming world.
Marc begins by talking about going back to World of Warcraft again and his frustrations with it. While also discussing his short time with the MegaMan Zero/ZX Collection too and Samurai Showdown for Switch too.
Next, it is on to the news with the guys breaking down the Xbox Series X Details. Will Smart Delivery actually be something third party publishers use for next-gen. At least CD Projekt Red has said yes. And does Sony counter with something similar. There’s also discussion on whether or not backwards compatibility will truly be viable for both Microsoft and Sony for next-gen as well.
After that, they also talk about The Embracer Group purchasing Saber Interactive, EA’s battle with a FIFA Streamer, Animal Crossing Direct news, Gamestop‘s store changes and phone upselling, and more.
Games We are Playing: (2:00): WoW, Megaman Zero/ZX Collection, Samurai Showdown on Switch
News Topics: Xbox Games For Gold March 2020 (21:30), Marc Talks Sonic Movie (23:09), Xbox Series X Details and CD Projekt’s response (26:43), CD Projekt Red becomes Europe’s 2nd most profitable developer (53:23), Embracer Group purchases Saber Interactive (56:28), Animal Crossing Direct News (1:00:50), EA Streamer gets Banned (1:06:30), Gamestop Store Changes (1:15:55), Publishers dropping out of Gaming Events (1:35:15), Eli Roth Named Director of Borderlands Movie (1:41:49)
Upcoming Games talk to end the show.
Discussing the XBox Series X Details, Gamestop’s Store Changes, and More
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or find us on social media.
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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.