Active Quest Episode 77: Ubisoft Forward Event, Resident Evil Survey from Capcom, and Xbox Rumored To Be Interested In WB Games

Joseph, Josh, and Chris discuss how disappointing Ubisoft Forward was despite the incredible IP’s that Ubisoft owns and could use more.

Joseph Yaden – twitter.com/josephyaden

Josh Nichols – twitter.com/Mrjoshnichols

Chris Penwell – twitter.com/PenwellWrites

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Music

Theme Song made by Novila. https://soundcloud.com/novila-edm

Quick Notes

Ninja Moves To YouTube Following Mixer Shutdown

Bella Blondeau

thegamer.com/ninja-youtube-move-stream-dr-lupo/

Xbox Reportedly Tells Developers That Next-Gen Upgrades Should Be Free

Jordan Oloman

ign.com/articles/xbox-series-x-upgrades-free-microsoft-smart-delivery

80% of Capcom’s Sold Games Are Now Digital

Chris Penwell

https://www.thegamer.com/capcom-sold-games-digital/

Quick Upcoming Releases

Donkey Kong Country Headlines Nintendo Switch Online’s July Update

Brian Shea

gameinformer.com/2020/07/07/donkey-kong-country-headlines-nintendo-switch-onlines-july-update

Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning Arrives September 8

Daniel Tack

gameinformer.com/2020/07/07/kingdoms-of-amalur-re-reckoning-arrives-september-8

Crash Bandicoot on the Run – Mobile Game Gets A Title & Teaser

Jo Craig

thegamer.com/crash-bandicoot-mobile-game-title-teaser/

Halo 3 coming to PC on July 14

Petrana Radulovic

polygon.com/2020/7/7/21315912/halo-3-pc-release-steam-microsoft-store

Devolver’s Carrion Will Be On Xbox Game Pass, Switch, and PC On July 23rd

Kyle Viveiros

https://gamerant.com/carrion-release-date-xbox-game-pass/

News

Xbox Games Showcase Set For July 23

Jeff Cork

gameinformer.com/2020/07/06/xbox-games-showcase-set-for-july-23

Is Microsoft Buying WB Games?

Chris Penwell

thegamer.com/is-microsoft-buying-wb-games/

Capcom Releases Survey On Resident Evil Village, Asks Questions About Direction Of Game

Steven T. Wright

gamespot.com/articles/capcom-releases-survey-on-resident-evil-village-as/1100-6479475/

A Round-Up Of All Of The Big Announcements And Games Shown At Ubisoft Forward

Andrew Reiner

https://www.gameinformer.com/2020/07/01/all-of-the-games-announced-at-ubisoft-forward 

What We’ve Been Playing

Joseph:

  • Rocksmith
  • Ring Fit Adventure

Chris

  • League of Legends
  • The Division 2

Josh

  • The Last of Us: Part II (Replay)
  • God of War (2018)

                                                            

Recommended Reading

gameinformer.com/viWdeo-interview/2020/07/06/tony-hawk-on-the-past-and-future-of-pro-skater

Active Quest Episode 69: Virtuaverse, Paper Mario: The Origami King, and Gears Tactics Impressions with Luis Alamilla

We have Luis Alamilla on the podcast as we talk about Paper Mario: The Origami King, a new cyberpunk indie title Virtuaverse, and Gears Tactics! Plus, we freak out about Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1 + 2 HD

Joseph Yaden – twitter.com/josephyaden

Josh Nichols – twitter.com/Mrjoshnichols

Chris Penwell – twitter.com/PenwellWrites

Guest: Luis Alamilla: https://twitter.com/Luis_GVN

Luis’ Virtuaverse review: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K0LO_-faO8o&t=103s

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Music

Theme Song made by Novila. He did an awesome job, so here’s a shoutout! https://soundcloud.com/novila-edm

Quick Notes

AniMay Sale eShop

https://www.nintendo.com/deals/

EVO Online details 

Wesley Yin-Poole

https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2020-05-14-evo-fighting-game-tournament-moves-online-without-super-smash-bros-ultimate

Ubisoft games reaching 10+ million sales

https://twitter.com/shinobi602/status/1260976881035247617?s=21

GameStop has Switches in Stock (for now)

https://twitter.com/GameSpot/status/1261049946234634249?s=20

Quick Upcoming Releases

GTAV is Free on Epic Games Store 

Nicole Carpenter

https://www.polygon.com/2020/5/14/21258501/grand-theft-auto-5-gta5-free-epic-games-store

Iron-Man VR Launching on July 3rd

Kris Holt

https://www.engadget.com/iron-man-vr-psvr-release-date-ps4-185049705.html

Mafia Trilogy Remaster On The Way

Igor Bonifanic

https://www.engadget.com/2k-games-mafia-trilogy-teaser-151432847.html

News

Unreal Engine 5 Revealed

Nick Statt

https://www.theverge.com/2020/5/13/21256079/epic-unreal-engine-5-playstation-5-demo-next-gen-graphics-release-date

PS4 Hardware Sales Reach 110 Million

Mike Minotti

https://venturebeat.com/2020/05/12/playstation-4-sales-reach-110-4-million/

Paper Mario: The Origami King Announced

Michael McWhertor

https://www.polygon.com/2020/5/14/21258519/paper-mario-origami-king-nintendo-switch-release-date-trailer

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1+2 Remaster Is Dropping in September

Activision

https://blog.activision.com/tony-hawk/2020-05/Get-Ready-to-Grind-into-Tony-Hawks-Pro-Skater-1-and-2

Ghost of Tsushima Rundown

Zack Zwiezen

https://kotaku.com/new-ghost-of-tsushima-gameplay-shows-off-open-world-exp-1843465362

Listener Questions

https://twitter.com/EpiraNet/status/1260794020625817600

What We’ve Been Playing

Joseph

  • Assassin’s Creed Origins
  • The Walking Dead: Season One
  • Elder Scrolls: Blades

Chris

  • Final Fantasy VII Remake (Game #10 of 2020 finished)
  • LEGO Harry Potter
  • Relic Hunters: Legend (Preview Alpha)

Josh

  • Gears Tactics

Luis 

  • Virtuaverse
  • inFamous Second Son (Again)
  • Call of Duty Warzone

Featured Image: Paper Mario: The Origami King, Nintendo

Active Quest Episode 67: Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Looks Like The Dog’s Bollocks, Deliver Us The Moon Impressions, Summer Game Fest Hype

Finally! News! Joseph, Josh, and Chris discuss Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, get hyped for Summer Game Fest, and wonder what is on the docket for the Xbox Series X event. We also have a new theme song by Novila!

 

Hosts:

Joseph Yaden – twitter.com/josephyaden

Josh Nichols – twitter.com/Mrjoshnichols

Chris Penwell – twitter.com/PenwellWrites

Info

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Get our official shirt!

 

 

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Music

Theme Song made by Novila. He did an awesome job, so here’s a shoutout! https://soundcloud.com/novila-edm

Quick Notes

Battlefield is Coming Back In 2021

Matthew Byrd

Battlefield Sequel Will Release in 2021

EVO 2020 Cancelled

Brianna Reeves

Evo 2020 Cancelled, Organizers Plan on Hosting Online Event Instead

Quick Upcoming Releases

PS Plus Games

https://blog.us.playstation.com/2020/04/29/cities-skylines-and-farming-simulator-19-are-your-playstation-plus-games-for-may/

Games With Gold

New Games with Gold for May 2020

Ghost of Tsushima Release Date

Matthew Byrd

Ghost of Tsushima Release Date Delayed Until July

News

Geoff Keighley’s Summer Event Game Fest Announced

Rebekah Valentine

https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2020-05-01-geoff-keighleys-summer-game-fest-is-his-latest-push-to-rally-the-industry

Last of Us Part II Leaker Identified

Jordan Devore

https://www.destructoid.com/sony-figured-out-who-leaked-the-last-of-us-part-ii-spoilers-588863.phtml

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Revealed (featured image from Ubisoft)

Eddie Makuch

https://www.gamespot.com/articles/assassins-creed-valhalla-will-have-male-and-female/1100-6476675/

Xbox Series X 3rd Party Games Reveal Event

Adam Vjestica

https://www.techradar.com/news/xbox-series-x-games-to-finally-be-revealed-next-week

PlayStation 5 Reveal Event Rumored for June 4th

Chandler Wood

Report: PS5 Reveal Set for June 4th, According to Well Known Games Journalist

Listener Questions

What We’ve Been Playing

Joseph

Far Cry New Dawn
Dying Light
Chris

Far Cry New Dawn
Final Fantasy VII Remake
Deliver Us the Moon (review code provided)

Josh

Final Fantasy VII Remake
Kingdom Hearts 1.5 Final Mix