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GenGAMEcast 067 for February 19, 2015

This week on the GenGAMEcast, watch host Kevin O’Rourke, along with George, Benny, and Sam, talk about HD Re-masters, Pokken Tournament, The Order 1886 and Peter Molyneux. All this plus the week in gaming news! This Week’s intro song can be found here and our outro song here. Jump past the break to watch this… Read more »

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GenGAMEcast 066 for February 12, 2015

This week on the GenGAMEcast, watch host Kevin O’Rourke, along with George, Benny, and Sam, talk about the rumored Legend of Zelda series on Netflix, EA’s games being “too hard to learn”, and reactions for The Great Minecraft Build-off. All this plus the week in gaming news! This Week’s intro song can be found here… Read more »

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GenGAMEcast 065 for February 05, 2015

This week on the GenGAMEcast, Trevor has been replaced by a brand new host. Join Kevin O’Rourke, along with George, Sam, and Benny as they talk about the week in gaming news. This Week’s intro song can be found here and our outro song here. Jump past the break to watch this week’s show.

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GenGAMEcast 063 for January 22, 2015

This week on the GenGAMEcast Trevor is joined by co-host George Pekar and resident eSports aficionado Sam Korn to tackle the week in gaming news. Microsoft took the stage this week and showed us a world of holograms…and Windows 10. This Week’s intro song can be found here and our outro song here. Jump past… Read more »

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GenGAMEcast 062 for January 15, 2015

This week on the GenGAMEcast we have a full house as Joe Conkling unexpectedly drops in to create the “Pentacast” with Sam Korn, Benny Girard, George Pekar and Trevor Magnani. Nintendo went ahead and laid out their spring lineup, the panel discusses their favorite parts of the event. Twitch showcases a library of music that… Read more »

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The Pause Menu: PS4 in 2014 and Beyond

This weeks episode of The Pause Menu focuses on the PlayStation 4 and its upcoming lineup. The panel talks about its software, or lack-thereof, for the coming months and whether or not the Xbox One can close the gap this holiday season. The team also discusses the possibility of potential bundles, a future price cut,… Read more »

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The Pause Menu: Do System Sellers Still Exist?

It looks like we have have a name for our weekly panel discussion: The Pause Menu. This week we take a look at the idea of games that are System Sellers. We look back at games from previous generations and talk about whether nowadays, one game can really sell a system. Make the jump to… Read more »

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Weekly Panel Discussion: EA Access

This weeks panel discussion focuses on the recent announcement of EA Access, EA’s new monthly service that will allow gamers to play a backlog of old EA games, get early access on upcoming games, as well discounts through digital downloads. We talk about the service, along with predictions of how it will do, if other… Read more »

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Weekly Panel Discussion: Problems with Kickstarter

This weeks panel discussion focuses on Kickstarter and the funding issues that have arisen over the last few years. Recently the developers of Mighty Number 9 asked for an additional $100,000, on top of the 4million that they have already received, just to add English Voice Acting. About a year back Tim Schafer’s crowd-funding game… Read more »

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Weekly Panel Discussion: The Future of GameStop

What does the future hold for GameStop? With the steady transition to digital content, will they be able to survive long term during this generation of game consoles? Are they the modern day version of Blockbuster? Can they completely evolve to change their identity? All of these questions are discussed in this weeks panel discussion…. Read more »

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Watch Dogs Midnight Release Launch Party

Late on Monday night I traveled out to GameStop in Round Lake Beach, IL with the folks from GamersGather to take part in the launch event for the recently released Watch Dogs. With a crowd of over 50 people, the launch party was a success complete with dozens of trollish interviews, a guy who poured… Read more »

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Forward Compatible Podcast: Nintendo 3DS Talk

It took a couple years, but the entire team at Forward Compatible has now acquired a Nintendo 3DS and this weeks featured topic talks about our experiences with the console. We end up talking about the library of games, the brand new Nintendo 2DS, a possible 2DS Lite, and future games we are looking forward… Read more »