• James Stephanie Sterling

Podquisition 387: Milton Keynes

You can get in, but can you get out?

Games we played this week include: Pokémon Go (7:45) Vampire Survivors (8:40) Riddled Corpses (14:45) Trek to Yomi (21:45) Steam Deck (24:40) Days Gone (25:45) Jurassic World Evolution 2 (31:50) Roller Champions (34:45) Lost Epic (40:00)

News things talked about in this episode: Raven QA workers successfully vote in favor of unionization (45:00) www.eurogamer.net/qa-testers-at-ac…vote-to-unionise

Activision-Blizzard worker committee forms, sends list of demands to management (50:50) www.washingtonpost.com/video-games/2…k-harassment/

Sony sexual discrimination case lives on in new suit filed following dismissal (55:30) www.axios.com/2022/05/20/playsta…on-lawsuit-returns

Sony restricting subsidiary companies from making statements supporting reproductive rights (57:50) www.eurogamer.net/sony-reportedly-…roductive-rights

Bungie claims they won’t be “muzzled” in midst of acquisition by Sony (1:06:00) www.eurogamer.net/bungie-says-ther…-for-whats-right

Electronic Arts seems thirsty to get acquired, but wants Android Wilson at the helm (1:09:00) www.eurogamer.net/ea-is-reportedly…otential-suitors

The Sims 4 now allows players to customize pronouns for their Sims (1:11:45) www.polygon.com/23140040/the-sims…ouns-create-a-sim