• James Stephanie Sterling

Podquisition 409: All Business


We’re professionals, after all.


Games we played this week include: Hot Tentacle Shooter (3:40) BOSSGAME: The Final Boss is My Heart (11:15) FAITH: The Unholy Trinity (17:10) Batman: Gotham Knights (24:10) Potionomics (35:05) Donut Dodo (42:50) Cultic (46:30) A Plague Tale: Requiem (49:55) Vampire Survivors (53:10)

News things talked about in this episode: Another charge of unfair labor actions by Activision Blizzard is filed (56:30) www.eurogamer.net/activision-blizz…labour-practices


Activision Blizzard marketing deal with Sony prevents Call of Duty from appearing on Game Pass (59:45) www.eurogamer.net/sony-imposes-res…pass-xbox-claims


Microsoft is working on their own mobile app store (1:03:10) www.theverge.com/2022/10/19/23411…bile-store-games


Overwatch 2 custom game modes need better/any moderation (1:04:55) www.eurogamer.net/blizzard-insists…tch-2-moderation


Voice actors still deserve better pay, even if Hellena Taylor sucks (1:08:00) www.eurogamer.net/bayonetta-voice-…-in-the-industry


Robert Kurvitz, lead designer of Disco Elysium, has filed suit against ZA/UM (1:11:20) kotaku.com/disco-elysium-rober…g-amazon-1849693328