Episode 98 - Wedding Days Gone By
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
00:18 - Ciaran Marchant: No.1 Playstation Fan is here!
01:02 - Days Gone Wedding Trailer
07:10 - SIE Corporate Shake-Up
15:19 - Shawn Layden Explains Why Sony’s Not At E3
20:36 - Should E3 Become A Fan-Focused Event?
25:32 - Crossplay Is Still An Issue For Sony
33:05 - PS3 Got A System Update
34:59 - #everytrophycounts
41:48 - Wrap-Up
Sony Bend released a new trailer for Days Gone with a wedding theme. Ashley and Ciaran give their thoughts and question if it will shift people’s interest in the next Sony exclusive.
Also on the show:
Changes at the top of SIE
Why Sony won’t be at E3
Sony’s continuing Crossplay problems
Persona 5 is being turned into a stage play titled the very clever, 'Persona 5: The Stage.'
Making serious nature documentaries is no easy task, fortunately for us, Claptrap was up for the task to help prepare Vault Hunters for Pandora ahead of September when Borderlands 3 launches.
Out now is the first free update for Crash Team Racing: Nitro Fueled and with it comes to the addition of the Grand Prix, a bunch of new unlockables, characters, and most importantly, a new track.
PlayStation Game Reviews
A new report suggests Oculus could be trying to secure an Assassin's Creed and Splinter Cell VR game exclusive to Oculus platforms. What would this mean to PSVR if a big triple-a — and what is known as a console series — was pulled away from the PSVR? We discuss and speculate this week.
Sony is looking to join the Monopoly game that Xbox has been playing for a while now by themselves. Which hot properties will be left on the board to pick up after Xbox has been passed go a few times?
Dylan has grabbed himself the latest in the VR craze, the Oculus Quest. It's no wires, no hassle approach to VR has Dylan hoping that PlayStation could adopt that approach, rather than focusing on visual fidelity of VR games.
Crash Team Racing is back and Dylan and Ashley discuss it from both ends of the track. Dylan, as someone who has played the original game many times over, and Ash, as someone hasn't touched a Crash racing game before.
PlayStation didn't attend E3 2019 but Microsoft was happy to put a date on next-gen, and it's coming Holiday 2020. Based on that information, when do we think the PS5 will be coming? Close or far from the Xbox release. And also: do we think The Last of Us: Part II will launch early 2020?
Jim Ryan has given his first interview since his promotion to big PlayStation boss in February. He talked about the future of console gaming and also the interesting deal that is Xbox + PlayStation to combat Stadia and the cloud gaming future.
After several long hours & days starring at a Twitch stream, we got a new look at Death Stranding, which also gave the games release date. What did Dylan & Ashley think of the trailer?
We have seen the PS5 in action! Well kinda. We have seen that video of the 'next-gen console' working its way through Spider-Man and also got a bunch of new PS5 bits of information to discuss from a Sony investors meeting.