The Inner Gamer Podcast

147: Call of Duty: WWII, Blizzcon and Paris Games Week

Episode Summary

In this episode, we talk about Call of Duty WWII and if it truly goes back to its roots and more on Super Mario Odyssey and Assassin's Creed: Origins. Blizzcon happened and with it we had a ton of exciting announcements. Finally, Sony had a huge press conference at Paris Games Week well worth a listen in the discussion.

Episode Notes

Call of Duty returns to its roots with World War 2. Does it truly deliver the boots on the ground experience they promised? Austin and Brett give their impressions on every aspect of the game from the single player campaign to zombies. Devan joins us in talking about Super Mario Odyssey and Austin shares how Assassin's Creed: Origins is his biggest surprise this year.

In our news segment, Blizzcon 2017 dropped a ton of exciting news including a new Overwatch hero and World of Warcraft Classic. Gamestop drops a new pre-owned gaming "rental-like" service. PUBG is finally coming to Xbox and leaving Early Access on PC and Razer is making a gaming phone.

Finally, Sony Playstation dropped a ton of new announcements, trailers and more at Paris Games Week. They've shown they're back in the game with indies as well as not forgetting about virtual reality. We get The Last of Us Part II with a new trailer, some moral dilemmas with Detroit: Become Human and this new tech Playstation is pushing called PlayLink. Finally, Sucker Punch is back with a brand new IP called Ghosts of Tsushima. We can't wait to see what comes from Playstation next year!

Show Notes:

1:00 - Call of Duty: WWII

23:28 - Super Mario Odyssey

29:46 - Assassin's Creed: Origins

33:27 - Gaming News

55:20 - Playstation's Best at Paris Games Week

1:26:30 - Upcoming Video Game Releases

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