• Jim Sterling

Podquisition 369: Proper Sausage

Have a meaty one.

Games we played this week include: The Procession to Cavalry (18:00) Buck Up and Drive (26:35) Super Bomberman R (32:28) Galaga Plus (38:35) The Anacrusis (39:10) Anvil (40:25) Forza Horizon 5 (41:20) Halo Infinite (45:30) Deep Rock Galactic (49:05) Blaster Master Zero 2 (51:45) The Gunk (58:35) Shadowman Remastered (1:00:55) Into the Pit (1:01:50) Baldur’s Gate Dark Alliance (1:05:45)

News things talked about in this episode: Microsoft to buy out Activision Blizzard (1:07:00) www.videogameschronicle.com/news/xbox-i…n-blizzard/

Microsoft announces well-timed internal review of sexual harassment and gender discrimination (1:19:10) www.eurogamer.net/articles/2022-01…ination-policies

Bobby Kotick’s golden parachute is predictably obscene (1:22:05) twitter.com/gamesbizuk/status/1483435864378290179

Kotick alleged to have attempted burying employment figures to make issues seem smaller (1:24:02) www.eurogamer.net/articles/2022-01…-since-july-2021

James Stephanie Sterling turned into an NFT, proving them right about NFTs (1:34:35) www.eurogamer.net/articles/2022-01…and-sold-as-nfts

Continuing the trend of leaks from Nintendo, Pokémon Arceus is in the wild early (1:41:00) www.polygon.com/22891556/pokemon-…new-hisuian-forms