80: Call of Duty WWII

In this episode of Underpaid Gamers Podcast Tony and Justin take an in-depth look at Call of Duty WWII. Additional topics include Deadpool 2 release date, Star Wars Episode IX release date, ESPN layoffs, Seinfield, Snipperclips, and the Nintendo Switch. Listen in for a good time! Join the conversation by tweeting @UPgamerspodcast

 
EPISODE NOTES

Deadpool 2 set to release June 2018

Release Date Star Wars Ep. IX May 24th, 2019

COD WW2:

  • Private Beta later this year
  • Release Nov. 3
  • D-Day landing, “1944-1945 entirely in European theatre”
  • Campaign won’t have health regen
  • Multiplayer reveal at E3 in June
  • Nazi zombies confirmed, but it will be a new story, not Treyarchs
  • Game Features:
    • War: Narrative driven axis v allies (Maybe like in Battlefield 1 MP)
    • Division: Create-a-class enlistment (maybe specialist)
    • Headquarters: Social feature, probably like the Tower in Destiny
  • What does this mean for the future/ next games?
  • Diversity, can it be done in WW2? Is it necessary?

ESPN to lay off around 100 on-air staffers

Nintendo Switch sells 2.74 Million consoles, 2.76 million Breath of the Wild

Playstation Plus Games of May

79: Thor Ragnarok Trailer and Call of Duty WWII Reveal

In this episode of Underpaid Gamers Podcast Tony and Justin discuss the most recent Thor Ragnarok Trailer as well as a tweet confirming Call of Duty’s return to World War 2. Additional topics include Smash, Star Wars, Guardians of the Galaxy, James Gunn, Overatch, and college esports. Listen in for a good time!

Episode Notes

Thor: Ragnarok trailer

James Gunn signs on for GOTG 3

TTG GOTG Episode 1 out now, on disc May 2 (Season Pass)

H1Z1: Fight for the Crown livestream on CW for $300,000

Stephen’s College is the only all-women school to offer varsity esports scholarships

  • Overwatch

Call of Duty: WWII Officially announced with a teaser image

  • Sledgehammer Games (First historic shooter)
  • Full reveal on April 26

78: Star Wars Celebration and Persona 5

In this episode of Underpaid Gamers Podcast Justin and Tony discuss their recent playing of Persona 5 and Mass Effect Andromeda as well as the Star Wars Celebration. Enjoy the episode! Like and subscribe!

Episode Notes

Battlefront 2 Trailer

Carrie Fisher Tribute

Star Wars Trailer (probably)

Josh Brolin cast as Cable

Fate of the Furious has largest opening weekend of all time, dethroning The Force Awakens at $532 Million

Persona 5

Mass Effect

77: Project Scorpio and Horizon Zero Dawn Platinum

In this episode of Underpaid Gamers Podcast Justin and Tony discuss Xbox’s Project Scorpio and Tony’s platinum on Horizon Zero Dawn. Additional topics include Justin’s beating of Dishonored 1, esports, madcatz controllers and so much more! Listen in for a good time.

Episode Notes

Mad Catz files for bankruptcy

Blizzard to open Estadium, dedicated solely to esports tournaments

Spider-Man PS4 to release later this year or a slip of the tongue? (Polygon writes an article, Insomniac “no release time frame has been announced at this time”

Scorpio press conference

Shannon Woodward, Elise (Westworld) joins the cast of TLOU 2

SW NEWS

76: Justice League, Spiderman, and the Iron Fist

In this episode of Underpaid Gamers Podcast Justin and Tony discuss the Justice League, Spiderman and the Netflix original series Iron Fist. Listen in on a good time and be updated on the nerd news!

Episode Notes

Mad Catz files for bankruptcy

Blizzard to open Estadium, dedicated solely to esports tournaments

Spider-Man PS4 to release later this year or a slip of the tongue? (Polygon writes an article, Insomniac “no release time frame has been announced at this time”

Scorpio press conference

Shannon Woodward, Elise (Westworld) joins the cast of TLOU 2

SW NEWS

75: Destiny 2 and Uncharted 4 Final Thoughts

Episode Notes

Iron Fist Finished

Justice League Trailers sucks

Spider-Man Homecoming Trailer

Destiny 2 revealed via poster, Destiny 2 trailer Gameplay premier on May 18

Power Rangers is getting expected reviews

Jumanji, Welcome to the Jungle, official title and is a video game instead of board game

Uncharted

Dishonored

Persona 5

Mass Effect Andromeda

Joss Whedon to direct Batgirl movie

For Honor boycott April 3

Master Chief Collection multiplayer