• Jim Sterling

Podquisition 372: The PS Vita Special

A tribute.

Games we played this week include: Pokémon Legends: Arceus (14:10) Sifu (33:20) Silent Hill Book of Memories (39:10) Killzone Mercenaries (41:35) God of War Chains of Olympus (44:30) Unbound Saga (44:55) Unit 13 (45:55)

News things talked about in this episode: Pokémon Legends Arceus sells 6.5m copies in a week, probably because it’s good (18:30) www.eurogamer.net/articles/2022-02…es-in-seven-days

Google rumored to be dropping Stadia, trying to shop its tech around (46:40) www.vg247.com/stadia-reportedly-…oogle-stream-label

Microsoft is rolling out the anti-trust defense propaganda, points cheeky fingers at Apple (50:15) blogs.microsoft.com/on-the-issues/2…ision-blizzard/

Ubisoft is licensing their characters to third-party NFT producers (56:44) www.eurogamer.net/articles/2022-02…erse-the-sandbox

Itch.io calls NFTs what they are: a scam (1:00:00) twitter.com/itchio/status/1490141815294414856

No, Nintendo isn’t going to be buying up developers like Sony and Microsoft (1:02:25) www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/20…ly-logistics-jam

Kotaku feature on Steph (1:10:35) kotaku.com/jim-stephanie-sterl…sition-w-1848501185