• Jim Sterling

Podquisition 388: Pride Watch 2022


We’re waiting with baited breath.


Games we played this week include: Core Keeper (7:10) Satisfactory (11:00) Card Sharks (17:10) Pac-Man Museum+ (24:20) Hardspace Shipbreaker (30:30) Pocket Crystal League (33:45) Days Gone (37:20)

News things talked about in this episode: Sony planning to ramp up number of PC releases in coming years (45:05) www.eurogamer.net/playstation-expe…d-mobile-by-2025

EA won’t make a statement on abortion or trans rights, but isn’t stopping individuals (47:20) kotaku.com/ea-roe-v-wade-abort…-legends-1848977494 www.eurogamer.net/ea-execs-individ…and-trans-rights

Microsoft’s corporate culture maybe hasn’t undergone the dramatic improvements they claim (55:10) www.businessinsider.com/microsoft-tox…parity-2022-5

Phil Spector says Microsoft will recognize Raven QA union following acquisition of ABK (1:00:20) www.vg247.com/xboxs-phil-spencer…d-deal-is-complete

Shareholder group publishes open letter asking for Activision-Blizzard board to be voted out (1:01:35) www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2022-…zard-directors