# 216 “Reveals and Reviews”

 

Play list:
Curls –  FF15, Hitman, D3, mobile games

New Releases for the week:

2016 Video Game Release Schedule

News:
Windows 10 Game Mode Plans

Scalebound Cancelled

Gone Gold – Torment: Tides of Numenera

10,000 Overwatch Bans in Korea

Sweeney: VR platforms must stay open, Oculus following “the wrong model.”

The 10 Most Anticipated PC Games of 2017

AMD Set to Launch Ryzen Before March 3rd, Meeting Q1 Target

Dear Razer, Here Are Your Stolen Valerie Laptops

Topics
Pricing For Nintendo Switch Controllers And Peripherals Revealed

Nintendo Switch has 32 GB storage, 720p touchscreen

Let’s Play Zelda: Breath of the Wild on Nintendo Switch

DF Videocast #7: Hands-On with Nintendo Switch

Community News/Announcements:
This weeks DigitalFoundry vids:

Intel Core i5 7600K Stock vs 4.8GHz Overclock Gaming Benchmarks

Core i5 7600K Stock/4.2GHz vs Core i5 6600K/ 2500K Gaming Benchmarks

Core i5 7600K Review: The Best Gaming CPU?

Core i7 7700K Review: Extreme Gaming CPU Power

Core i7 7700K vs Core i5 7600K Stock/4.8GHz Gaming Benchmarks

Core i7 7700K vs 6700K/ 4790K/ 3770K Gaming Benchmarks

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# 215 “Happy New Year”

This week we discuss;

2016 Video Game Release Schedule

Mass Effect: Andromeda in March

No Mass Effect: Andromeda Season Pass

Mass Effect 2 Free on Origin

Overwatch Nerfs Detailed

Diablo III Anniversary Patch

FINAL FANTASY XIV Stormblood Details

Hackers unlock NES Classic, upload new games via USB cable

https://www.pcper.com/news/General-Tech/Just-Cause-3-Multiplayer-Mod-Released-No-Other-One

AMD Details AM4 Chipsets and Upcoming Motherboards

AMD Vega GPU Architecture Preview: Redesigned Memory Architecture

CES 2017: AMD Vega Running DOOM at 4K

CES 2017: Dell Announces UltraSharp 32 Ultra HD 8K Monitor

CES 2017: Acer Details Predator 21 X Curved-Screen Gaming Notebook

Razer Reveals Their Triple Monitor Gaming Laptop Concept: Project Valerie

CES 2017: Lenovo Announces Legion Y720 and Y520 Gaming Laptops

GeForce Now Streaming Announced

ASUS Announces the Chromebook Flip C302

This weeks DigitalFoundry vids:

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# 214 “Happy Holidays”

This week we discuss;

Next Total War Plans

Ubisoft Giveaway Second Chance

Torment in February

Dishonored 2 Game Plus Mode Monday; Beta Available

Resident Evil 7 PC Demo This Month

DOOM Free Update 5 Now; New DLC Next Week

Warhammer 40,000: Space Wolf PC Plans

HITMAN Holiday Content Next Week

AMD Crimson ReLive Edition Drivers

Topics
2016 Top 5

Curls – Hitman 2016, Firewatch, Quantum Break, Final Fantasy XV, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, DOOM

Honorable Mentions – Dying Light, Rise of the Tomb Raider, The Division, need for Speed Xcom 2, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, Division, Overwatch,, Civ 6
Games not bought/Honorable Mention: Tyranny, Battlefield 1, Titanfall 2, Doom (Did play Demo), Gears of War IV, Witcher 3 Blood and Wine exp Simon – Civ 6, planet coaster, overwatch, stardew valley

Community News/Announcements:
This weeks DigitalFoundry vids:

Auld Lang Syne Performed by: Robert Burns – Auld Lang Syne As sung by Dougie MacLean

Shake Up Christmas performed by: Train 

From all of us at The AFK Podcast, a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

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# 213 “Game Awards”

This week we discuss;

Uncharted: The Lost Legacy Arrives Next Year on PS4

The Last of Us Part II

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Announced

MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries Announced

Resident Evil 7 PC Demo This Month

Crusader Kings II: Monks & Mystics Announced

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series Announced

Full Throttle Remastered Trailer

LawBreakers Beta Signups

Surgeon Simulator: ER This Week

Path of Exile Breach Launches

Steep Released

Watch Dogs 2 Released

The Crew Calling All Units Expansion Released

Darksiders – Warmastered Edition

Hearthstone Launches Mean Streets of Gadgetzan

GOG.Com Winter Sale Includes Free NWN; Steam Sale Dated

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Free GotY Upgrade on GOG.com

HITMAN Adding Offline Unlock Access

Ubisoft Adding Cross-Platform VR Support

AMD to Showcase “Summit Ridge” Zen”-based CPU at New Horizon Live Event

Topics
Home – The Game Awards 2016

Winners

Jury Selected

Fan’s Choice

Overwatch Wins Big at The Game Awards

This weeks DigitalFoundry vids:

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# 212 “No Man’s Kommie”

This week we discuss;

News:
Hello Games Breaks No Man’s Sky Silence

No Man’s Sky Foundation Update Live

Steam Autumn Sale & Steam Awards

The Division Survival Expansion Tomorrow

World of Warcraft 12th Anniversary Celebration

Last week

Overwatch Graphic Novel Cancelled

Dishonored 2 Game+ Mode Coming

RollerCoaster Tycoon World Rolls Out

Planet Coaster Released

EVE: Valkyrie for Vive Released

System Shock Remake in 2018

Telltale’s Guardians of the Galaxy Game Revealed

SteamVR to Get Linux and Mac OS X Support

Black Friday Xbox Digital Game Deals And More

2016 Hard Drive Failure Rates for 2TB – 8TB Drives

This weeks DigitalFoundry vids:

Topics
‘No Man’s Sky’ Designer Quietly Leaves Hello Games To Work On ‘Star Citizen’

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