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Welcome ya' goons. We're a rising consortium of hobby analysts bringing you unfiltered gaming industry news, gaming views, and heavy banter each week in a casual format. We strive for a focus on the technical aspects of games and consoles, and love pouring over sales data and anticipating the future of the industry.


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Dec 5, 2019

Stadia Pro adds more free games and refunds previous buyers- 1:04
Senior Ubisoft devs join Stadia's Studio- 2:52
Facebook acquires Beat Saber devs to make games for Oculus VR- 6:53
The Vatican is making a Minecraft server- 10:39
Quantic Dream and Riot Games lose HR lawsuits and pay out to employees-...

Nov 27, 2019

Lord of the Rings Online Director says he'd "happily haunt the server room after he dies"- 1:31
Minecraft on Switch is Microsoft's first million unit seller in Japan- 5:40
EverQuest designer and producer Brad McQuaid passes away- 10:48
Pokemon Gold/Silver 20th Anniversary, Sword/Shield sales, and Pokemon Company...

Nov 21, 2019

All news from XO19 including XCloud, GamePass, and new game reveals
Bioware might be looking to pull a Realm Reborn and remake Anthem
Valve is making a VR Half Life game
PS5 Controller patent/mock-ups
Stadia launches, and does not deliver
John Carmack steps down at Oculus CTO to work on AI
The Game Awards...

Nov 14, 2019

Herman Hulst steps up as head of Sony Worldwide Studios as Yoshida moves to indie curation
Terry Bogard gets 40 minute Smash presentation
Overwatch and Overwatch 2 will eventually merge into a single client
Pokemon Sword/Shield leak, controversies abound on both side.
Tencent wants to learn console game creation...

Nov 7, 2019

PS4 overtakes Wii sales and becomes the 2nd best selling console of all time
Jedi: Fallen Order expected to ship 6-8 million by end of fiscal year
Switch passes 41 million in sales
Pokemon Sword and Shield dex size leak
Blizzcon announcements/protests
Diablo 4
WoW Shadowlands
Overwatch 2
Imran Khan reveals on...