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Episode 16 - What Game Is Nintendo Resurrecting?
00:10 - On The Couch
01:05 - The Game Pass “Propaganda” Article
17:14 - Google Is Going To Be At GDC
25:25 - Apex Construct Gets a Huge Boost Because Gamers Can’t Read
27:41 - “Fortnite Live” Is More Like Junk Junction Than Paradise Palms
31:07 - How Did Fans Figure Out the New Pokemon Game’s Name?
—WHAT WE'VE BEEN PLAYING—
34:55 - Tetris 99
42:55 - Nintendo Reviving a Cancelled Game
01:01:16 - Wrap-Up
Prior to last week’s Nintendo Direct, Game Informer senior editor Imran Khan said that there is a “game that’s thought to be dead that Nintendo’s reviving”. Ashley, Ciaran and Nick speculate what that game could be and whether reviving a cancelled game is a good move for Nintendo at all.
Also on the show:
An in-depth look at Game Pass
Google’s future in Gaming
How Xbox's 'Netflix for games' is expanding players' horizons
Google Unveiling Their Gaming Plans Next Month
VR Game Sees Huge Increase In Sales As Players Confuse It For Apex Legends
Fortnite 'Festival' Ends In Predictable Shambles
Rumor: Pokemon Switch Titles are called Pokemon King and Queen
Report: Scalebound resurrected as a Nintendo Switch Exclusive
Some Of The Cancelled Games Nintendo Could Revive
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