Episode 65: Don’t Threaten My Disrespect

Streamer threatens developer Brendan Greene via Twitter
PUBG passes GTA5 in concurrent users on Steam

Ubisoft wants to emulate the Battle Royal formula

Ghost Recon: Wildlands’ New PvP Mode Coming Soon
Ghost War pits two teams of four against each other in a “deathmatch experience that builds on the tactical squad play from the main game.” Rather than simply play as your character from the campaign, you’ll choose from different classes to do battle on “large-scale, open maps.

Ghost Recon: Wildlands Is The Year’s Best Seller So Far

Ubisoft Sales
PS4 sales accounted for a much bigger portion of overall sales than last year. During this quarter, it accounted for 44%, compared with 22% for Xbox One. Last year, they accounted for 31% and 23%, respectively. PC declined to 21% from 26% last year.

June 2017 Top 10 Games (All Platforms)

Top 10 Selling Games of 2017

Destiny 2 PS4 Beta player thoughts

Free Multiplayer all access for xbox one/360 this weekend

Kingdom Hearts 3 locations

Pyre out July 25 (bastion/transistor people)

Masquerada: Songs and Shadows comes to consoles in August

Dying Light gets 10 DLCs free over next year

Citadel: Forged with Fire MMORPG, developers Blue Isle Studios

ESO midyear mayhem event

(movie) Pacific Rim 2: Uprising, Teaser

(overlap) TF2, DOOM, TellTale, Wildlands PvP
The Wolf Among Us Season 2 releasing in 2018
it features “a fresh story arc for its returning cast of characters.”

Diablo 3 Necromancer Season 11 started Thursday 7/20

Paragon v42 changes
No more Hero level cap in games
faster leveling
unlock heroes based on account level progression instead of daily login
rival skins?
We will migrating your old Cards, Card Packs, Chests, and Mastery Levels in v42. There will be lots of retroactive rewards for those that already own Hero Masteries, you will keep your earned progression on owned Masteries. If you’ve Mastered a Hero, expect even more retroactive goodies when the new Mastery changes take effect.

Titanfall: Assault, a strategy game for mobile devices, developed by Particle City

Blizzard ends support for games on Windows XP and Vista

Big Doom Update Unlocks DLC, Revamps Multiplayer
Bethesda and id Software are doing away with Doom’s $40 season pass and unlocking its multiplayer DLC for all players
Progressions system revamp

MLB and Overwatch logos look….too similar. MLB filed an opposition.

Latest Humble Bundle has a bunch of Telltale games
It includes the Sam and Max games, as well as Puzzle Agent and Bone. It also comes with the fantastic first season of The Walking Dead.
The next tier unlocks if you pay more than the average, which is $7.43 at the time of this writing. This one comes with more recent Telltale series, such as Tales from the Borderlands, the second season of The Walking Dead, and Game of Thrones. Humble Bundle promises that more games will be unlocked for this tier in the coming days, too.
Finally, if you spend at least $15, you’ll also receive a copy of Telltale’s Batman series and Minecraft: Story Mode.

Next Free Titanfall 2 DLC Includes Frontier Defense, July 25
Five maps only, 4 player coop

Life is Strange: Before the Storm will be a prequel about Chloe and Rachel

Casey Hudson, who initially left BioWare in August 2014, will return to take up the position at Bioware as general manager, replacing Aaryn Flynn

Superhot coming to PS4 July 21st

Cast Members this episode:

Grammaton Dryad: https://www.twitch.tv/grammaton_dryad

Philamon Grundy: https://www.youtube.com/c/philamon-grundy246