• Jim Sterling

Podquisition 395: Scorcher


We know we said it was hot previously, but we’ve learned a lot since then.


Games we played this week include: PowerWash Simulator (9:20) Metal Gear Solid V (20:05) Jekyll vs. Hyde (33:20) The Quarry (37:40) Monster Boy: The Dragon’s Trap (41:50) OVERWHELM (44:10) Billie Bust Up (47:30) Road Redemption (49:15)

News things talked about in this episode: Blizzard Albany QA make moves to organize another union (52:20) www.polygon.com/23270111/blizzard…d-union-vote-nlrb


John Riccitiello calls devs who don’t heavily monetize, “fucking idiots” (56:40) www.pocketgamer.biz/interview/79190…whitten-merger/


BioWare drops BioWare Points, makes DLC items purchasable with them free (1:01:30) www.reddit.com/r/Games/comments/…ts_as_of_october/


Modders have added online multiplayer, graphics to leaked beta of Skate (1:02:45) www.vice.com/en/article/jgp89y/…nline-leaked-build