The Inner Gamer Podcast

179: Octopath Traveler, The Walking Dead: Our World and 2018 Part 2

Episode Summary

In this episode we dive into Octopath Traveler, The Walking Dead: Our World mobile game and The Banner Saga 2. Our discussion this week covers our top 3 games of 2018 thus far and our most anticipated games for the Fall.

Episode Notes

Octopath Traveler is finally here and we carry through with our save into the game world itself. This game is long and it will be quite the journey but I think we're ready. Brett tries out the new Pokemon Go like game called The Walking Dead: Our World. It's similar in vein to Pokemon Go with a bit more time-gating. Finally, Austin is playing through The Banner Saga 2 in prep for The Banner Saga 3 at the end of July.

In our news we talk about some of the major enhancements to Warframe, Shroud getting banned from PUBG for a month and the major updates to Fortnite with Season 5.

Finally, our discussion has us looking back on the first half of 2018 with our top 3 games thus far. Then we look forward into the rest of 2018. There is a storm of new games coming and the crew shares their most anticipated games.

Dane Batzel joins us again from Game Night Dallas for the podcast!

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Show Notes:
1:34 - Octopath Traveler
13:00 - The Walking Dead: Our World
23:41 - The Banner Saga 2
33:05 - Gaming News
51:01 - The Top 3 Games of Part 1 of 2018 and Most Anticipated Games for Part 2 of 2018
1:24:44 - Upcoming Video Game Releases

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