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Active Quest Episode 111: Our Favorite Mario Games And A New Life Is Strange Is Upon Us

Joseph, Josh, and Chris break down their favorite Mario games, Josh gives his thoughts on Sea of Solitude: The Director’s Cut, and Chris gives his predictions on the Square Enix Presents event. 

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Music

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

Super Mario 3D World’s soundtrack by Nintendo, Mahito Yokota, Toru Minegishi, Yasuaki Iwata, and Koji Kondo

Upcoming Releases

TMNT: Shredder’s Revenge looks to channel classic arcade Ninja Turtles

Andrew Webster

theverge.com/2021/3/10/22323160/tmnt-shredders-revenge-trailer-teenage-mutant-ninja-turtles-game

Techland sharing Dying Light 2 dev update next week

Alex Calvin

vg247.com/2021/03/12/techland-dying-light-2-update/

News

‘Square Enix Presents’ Promises News On New Life Is Strange, Tomb Raider, And Balan Wonderworld

Kate Gray

nintendolife.com/news/2021/03/square_enix_presents_promises_news_on_new_life_is_strange_tomb_raider_and_balan_wonderworld

20 Bethesda games coming to Game Pass on Xbox, PC, and Cloud tomorrow

Matt Wales

https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-03-11-20-bethesda-games-coming-to-game-pass-on-xbox-pc-and-cloud-tomorrow

February 2021 NPD: Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury tops the charts

Jeff Grubb

Our Favorite Mario Games

What We’ve Been Playing

Joseph:

  • Yakuza: Like a Dragon
  • Apex Legends (Switch)

Chris:

  • Overwatch
  • Apex Legends
  • Battlefield 1

Josh:

  • Sea of Solitude: The Director’s Cut (review code provided)
  • [Under Embargo]
via SEGA

Active Quest Episode 79: The Pros & Cons of the Xbox Games Showcase, Ghost of Tsushima Breaking Sales Records, Assassin’s Creed Controversy

Joseph, Chris, and Josh discuss what they liked and didn’t like from the Xbox Game Showcase.

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

Rocket League going free-to-play, leaving Steam for Epic Games Store

Michael McWhertor

polygon.com/2020/7/21/21332924/rocket-league-free-to-play-leaving-steam-epic-game-store

Ghost Of Tsushima Passed 2.4 Million Sales In 3 Days, Breaking Sony Records

Jesse Lennox

https://www.thegamer.com/ghost-of-tsushima-broke-records-sony-playstation-new-ip/

Quick Releases

Suikoden creators launching Kickstarter for Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes

https://www.vg247.com/2020/07/24/suikoden-creators-launch-kickstarter-eiyuden-chronicle-hundred-heroes/

Sakuna: Of Rice And Ruin Hits Switch, PS4, and PC This November

Andrew Reiner

gameinformer.com/2020/07/20/sakuna-of-rice-and-ruin-hits-switch-ps4-and-pc-this-november

Risk of Rain 2 Launches On August 11

[PC – Steam, other platforms TBD]

Daniel Tack

gameinformer.com/2020/07/21/risk-of-rain-2-launches-on-august-11

Overcooked All You Can Eat Announced For Xbox Series X And PlayStation 5

Daniel Tack

gameinformer.com/2020/07/20/overcooked-all-you-can-eat-announced-for-xbox-series-x-and-playstation-5

Three DLC Packs Announced For Cadence of Hyrule

Daniel Tack

[Pack 1 available now. Packs 2 and 3 available before end of October 2020]

gameinformer.com/2020/07/20/three-dlc-packs-announced-for-cadence-of-hyrule

News

Multiple Assassin’s Creed Games Reportedly Scrapped or Minimised Female Lead Roles Before Release

Joe Skrebels

https://www.ign.com/articles/multiple-assassins-creed-games-reportedly-scrapped-or-minimised-female-lead-roles-before-release

Microsoft Xbox Series X Games Showcase: Everything revealed

https://www.onmsft.com/news/xbox-games-showcase-recap-here-are-all-the-new-games-microsoft-showcased-today

What We’ve Been Playing

Joseph:

  • Ghost of Tsushima
  • Rocksmith 2014

Chris

  • Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness and the Secret Hideout
  • Overwatch
  • Ghost of Tsushima

Josh

  • Rayman Origins
  • Halo: Combat Evolved