This episode we focus mainly on one big presentation – The latest Nintendo Direct. Smash Brothers for the 3DS and Wii U was the highlight for Nintendo’s presentation and provided a lot of interesting announcements, so we broke the news down and discuss how this game is crucial for the Wii U’s success this year. Carlos expresses his frustrations in FTL: Advanced Edition, Miggy witness the sort of epic conclusion of the Tomb Raider reboot, and Will goes on a trip with Euro Truck Simulator 2.
This episode we broke out of our comfort zone by recording this in the morning to have our reviews editor, Joseph Choi, joins us as we talk Oculus Rift/Facebook and Nintendo. Carlos goes crazy mad with Diablo 3′s expansion; Will gives his final thoughts on BioShock Infinite’s last DLC ever; Miggy doesn’t understands Lara Croft’s emotional side, and Joseph gives us our very first impression of a Wii U exclusive – The Wonderful 101. (more…)
This week is packed with topics to discuss. Aside from our impressions for the week, Sony revealed their new VR project called Project Morpheus. Ubisoft continues the yearly Assassin’s Creed with Unity. Capcom being itself, disappoints with the new Street Fighter character reveal. And to top that all off – local street dates for specific games were broken recently, should we be concerned? Also, we have Migs from Zeptonium joining the crew for this episode. Press E to listen now! (more…)
This episode we have only Will and Carlos doing a two-man show for you guys since Miggy was enjoying his trip on the beach. Even with just the two of them, they were able to go past the usual time. Carlos gives his impression of the full version of Titanfall, Will talks about Broken Age, a game from Double Fine, and the latest episode of The Walking Dead Season 2 episode 2. Aside from the usual news, we discuss a specific topic during the second half – The power and effect gaming media can have in the gaming industry. With the NDA now officially release for The Elder Scrolls Online, Carlos gives his two cents about Bethesda’s first MMORPG.
What a busy week we had! Doom is coming back, The Order 1886 is looking amazing, SEGA’s Shenmue trademark up for grabs, and a big change Irrational Games that no one saw it coming. Plus, 50,000 people are trying to finish Pokemon Red via Twitch? Carlos has broken free from the Hearthstone spell and gives his impressions on the Strider reboot. Miggy pushes on with his Binary Domain, While Will tries The Banner Saga. (more…)
This week we got our hands on the Titanfall beta and give our two cents on one of the most anticipated game of 2014. Will talks Civilization V, Miggy imports a Japanese PS3 game, and Carlos can’t stop talking about Titanfall. During the second half, we discuss the effects of viral mobile games and eventually having a discussion of the whole casual mobile market in general. (more…)
For this episode of The TMG Podcast we shift a bit to the casual side of gaming and discuss the crazy iOS Flappy Birds that just went viral in just a few weeks. How did it get viral? We also talk about Amazon’s possible move into the console making business with them now owning Double Helix. Dungeon Keeper butchered by EA, DICE Awards, MGS fans going ballistic, it’s just another mixed bag of topics for this week here at The TMG Podcast. (more…)
We’ve got something special for this episode. To end the first month of 2014, Carlos, Will, and Miggy decided to meet up for the first time to record the TMG Podcast in person. Miggy has finally started on Dragon’s Crown; Carlos is now officially addicted to Hearthstone, and Will gets more out of Ubisoft’s yearly franchise with Assassin’s Creed: Liberation HD. After all impressions were done, we started the discussion on the big topic that was talked about this week – Nintendo and the Wii U’s horrible sales. (more…)