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Episode 07 - Epic Game Takeover
00:17 - Why Does Ash Cheer His Own Name?
02:00 - Sonic Movie Motion Poster Thoughts
09:30 - DOOM 25th Anniversary & Our DOOM Gaming Pasts
—WHAT WE'VE BEEN PLAYING—
19.00 - Cherie Is A Pokemon Go Addict
26:50 - Ash Has Dived Into The Breach
32:10 - Hades Preview From Dylan
45:33 - Is The Epic Games Store Going To Cause Real Challenge To Steam In 2019?
01:03:03 - Wrap-Up
01:04:17 - Ad Read
The Epic Game Store had a huge push at The Game Awards and with several publishers and developers now choosing to pull their games from Steam in favour of the Epic Store, it's time to wonder if 2019 could see a big shift in the PC gaming store-front.
Also on the show:
Into The Breach Thoughts
Pokemon Go Hooks Cherie
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