• James Stephanie Sterling

Podquisition 411: Milk That Pig!

Someone will buy this premise.

Games we played this week include: God of War Ragnarok (13:20) Sonic Frontiers (20:50) New Tales from the Borderlands (49:45) The Last Oricru (55:25)

News things talked about in this episode:

Oculus Founder Palmer Luckey built a VR headset designed to kill the user (1:09:20) palmerluckey.com/if-you-die-in-th…ie-in-real-life/

Activision-Blizzard attempts further stalling tactics, withholding (1:19:55) www.gamesindustry.biz/activision-bli…n-vote-ballots

Bobby Kotick supported election denier candidate in House race (1:21:40) kotaku.com/bobby-kotick-activi…election-1849754755

Activision-Blizzard drags feet on every issue in first Game Workers Alliance bargaining session (1:34:15)


League of Legends characters’ queer status will be erased in some markets (1:37:15) www.eurogamer.net/riot-admits-to-c…y-black-champion

Director Naoki Yoshida claims lack of racial diversity in FF16 based on historical accuracy (1:37:50) www.ign.com/articles/final-fant…enix-interview-lore

Street Fighter VI adds “Dynamic Control” mode for the button mashers (1:40:20) www.gameinformer.com/exclusive/2022…cheme-meant-to