Active Quest Episode 90: Marvel’s Avengers Tops the Charts, the PS5’s UI, and Xbox Series X’s Launch Lineup

This week, Joseph and Chris discuss Marvel’s Avengers topping the sale charts, the PS5’s UI, and the launch lineup of the Xbox Series X!

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Music

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

Quick Notes

Mass Effect Legendary Edition Has Been Rated in South Korea

Matthew Adler

https://www.ign.com/articles/mass-effect-legendary-edition-has-been-rated-in-south-korea

The Outer Worlds sequel seemingly in the works

Sherif Saed

https://www.vg247.com/2020/10/12/the-outer-worlds-sequel-in-development-report/#:~:text=Niko%20Partners%20analyst%20Daniel%20Ahmad,%2C%20currently%20in%20pre%2Dproduction.

Beautiful Turn-Based RPG Cris Tales Delayed To 2021

Chris Penwell

https://www.thegamer.com/cris-tales-delayed-2021/

Quick Releases

Tim Schafer announces that the Classic LucasArts Remasters are coming to Xbox Game Pass, Xbox Cloud Gaming

Zachary Boddy

https://www.windowscentral.com/tim-schafer-announces-classic-lucasarts-remasters-are-coming-xbox-game-pass-xbox-cloud-gaming

Destiny 2’s free next-gen upgrade arrives in December

Ryan Gilliam

https://www.polygon.com/2020/10/15/21517620/destiny-2-ps5-xbox-series-x-release-date-upgrade-4k-60-fps-fov-slider

Xbox Series S/X Launch Titles Confirmed

Brendan Sinclair

https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2020-10-15-microsoft-confirms-xbox-series-launch-titles

News

Xbox can recoup $7.5 billion Bethesda investment without going multi-platform, says Spencer

 Stephany Nunneley

https://www.vg247.com/2020/10/16/xbox-will-be-able-to-recoup-7-5-billion-bethesda-investment-without-going-multi-platform-says-spencer/

Marvel’s Avengers Tops September NPD, Now the Second Best Launch of a Superhero Title in US History

Brianna Reeves

https://www.playstationlifestyle.net/2020/10/16/marvels-avengers-september-2020-npd/

Surprise State of Play Showcases First Look at PlayStation 5’s User Experience

Brianna Reeves

https://www.playstationlifestyle.net/2020/10/15/playstation-5-ui-video/

Listener Questions

The Biggest of Average Josh Bois

So how excited are you for the clearly teased announcement of all the BK games getting a remastered version for the PS5?

Greysun Morales

What’s your most anticipated next gen title?

#1 Turner and Hooch Fan

Your boy Hooch here, have you guys ever thought about visiting the Corn Palace? I’ve been once and it was shuck wild!

What We’ve Been Playing

Joseph

  • Ghost of Tsushima: Legends

Chris 

  • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
  • Kingdom Hearts: Melody of Memory Demo
  • Resident Evil 3

Active Quest Episode 72: Is The Outer Worlds Switch Port Tolerable? Game Gear Micro is a Joke, and Last of Us Part 2 Diversity

Joseph tells us what The Outer Worlds Switch port is like, they all laugh about the Game Gear Micro, and the crew discusses the importance of BLM and diversity in gaming.

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

Quick Notes

Over 700 Games In Charity Bundle on itch.io for $5

Brian Shea

https://www.gameinformer.com/2020/06/06/itchio-bundles-more-than-740-drm-free-indie-games-for-5-to-raise-money-for-racial

Console Versions of Valorant Being Tested

Chris Carter

https://www.destructoid.com/console-versions-of-valorant-are-being-tested-but-not-fully-confirmed-593283.phtml

Quick Upcoming Releases

Modern Warfare Season 4 Delayed (new release date leaked)

Anthony McGlynn

 https://www.pcgamesn.com/call-of-duty-modern-warfare/season-4-date-leak

Pokemon Sword & Shield Isle of Armor Release Date

Brian Shea

https://www.gameinformer.com/index.php/2020/06/02/pokemon-sword-shield-the-isle-of-armor-expansion-hits-june-17

News

Kingdoms of Amalur Re:Reckoning Announced

Charlie Hall

https://www.polygon.com/2020/6/4/21280297/kingdoms-of-amalur-remaster-release-date-re-reckoning-xbox-one-ps4-pc-price-leak

Game Gear Micro Announced

Matthew Kato

https://www.gameinformer.com/2020/06/03/sega-releasing-game-gear-micro-in-japan

Naughty Dog Not Trying to Score “Diversity Points” with The Last of Us Part II

Zarmena Khan

https://www.playstationlifestyle.net/2020/06/06/druckmann-on-last-of-us-2-story-diversity/

Infinity Ward says Call of Duty will get better at flagging racist usernames

Julia Lee

https://www.polygon.com/2020/6/3/21279783/infinity-ward-call-of-duty-racism-names

Listener Questions

What We’ve Been Playing   

Joseph

  • Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order
  • Days Gone
  • The Outer Worlds (Switch)

Chris

  • Dark Nights with Poe & Munro (review code provided by D’Avekki Studios)
  • Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition
  • Cuphead
  • Mystery game

Josh

  • Night in the Woods
  • The Last of Us: Remastered