Episode 73 - Doomed
Platinum Explosion: The PlayStation Podcast
A weekly PlayStation podcast focusing on the oceanic perspective on the latest news.
Every episode is guaranteed laughs and antics and bound to go off-topic before wrapping up in the latest PS trophy talk in #everytrophycounts
QuakeCon 2018 gave us a lot of Doom gameplay to go over and even though he wasn't a huge fan of the first game, Dylan is itching to get his hands on this sequel. Ciaran joins in the hype with some wise words from Dylan, but Ashley isn't so easily persuaded.
0:04:10 - God of War
0:11:37 - The Quiet Man
0:29:55 - QuakeCon 2018
0:47:04 - Cross-Play
0:56:03 - The Walking Dead Trophies
Also in this episode:
'God of War' gets a New Game+ mode
40 Minutes of 'The Quiet Man' gameplay to discuss
Avalanche Head Dev of 'Rage 2'
Bethesda Puts Pressure on Sony For Crossplay
The Walking Dead: The Final Season Trophies Throw a Spanner in the Works
The Game Awards is returning for another year with Geoff Keighley hosting the event once again.
Creed 2 is releasing on November 29th in Australia, but ahead of that you can get ready for the match-ups Adonis will be facing by playing them out yourself in Creed: Rise To Glory.
The Spyro Reignited Trilogy is out TODAY! And to celebrate the release as well as Spyro's birthday we have not only a cake to adore and eat, but a special delivery to Snoop Dogg as well.
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The works of H.P Lovecraft have seen something of a resurgence of late and not just inspiring games like Bloodborne, but more direct adaptations as well. Call of Cthulhu is a video game adaptation of the board game more than the book of the same name directly, but the Cthulhu mythos created by Lovecraft is everywhere.
Evasion is designed for co-op play and fun afternoons blasting aliens in the face with a friend while listening to a heavy metal soundtrack and dropping smack talk on your fictional foes. Unfortunately, if you can’t find someone to play with, it’s a rather repetitive shooting gallery that has you wishing you knew someone to jump online with you.
As virtual reality continues to grow as a new medium, many are trying to do some really interesting games and experiences that could only be developed for VR. Astro Bot Rescue Mission isn’t inventing new genre’s, it is taking an old, classic video game genre and bringing into the VR world -- but to amazing effect.
Dylan has been struck with a case of the Tetris Effect as he talks through what mystical world he's been living in inside his PSVR headset the past week.
Ashley & Dylan have finally returned from their long trips to Melbourne for PAX Australia 2018 and are ready to break down everything PlayStation. This includes going hands-on with Days Gone, Dreams, Spyro, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, Blood and Truth and more.
The World has been tipped upside down this past week by a small indie game called Red Dead Redemption 2. Back from an action packed weekend of Pax Aus 2018, Ciaran is joined by Nick to talk about this small indie darling and its thrilling Wild West adventure.
This past week Dan Houser from Rockstar Game mentioned the team had been working 100-hour weeks before clarifying it to be only select people at Rockstar doing these hours. Dylan and Ashley break down what has come out of the story and once again discuss crunch.
Name changes are finally here! One of the most requested, thoughted about and memed about things Sony could bring to the PlayStation platform and-- well, Ash and Dylan don't really care.
Game Informer is running a lot of coverage on Dreams, and it's getting Dylan very excited about the game. Going over some of the details we know now, including PSVR compatibility and what games you'll be able to make inside Dreams, Dylan & Ash talk about Media Molecules upcoming ambitious project.
Dylan and Ashley break down the Telltale situation after the studio has an abrupt and sad majority closure this past week.