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With gaming more popular than it's ever been on a mainstream level we're seeking to provide news, reviews, opinions and an overall examination of the expanding niche from a less widely represented vantage point.

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    Level 7.4 - Does Horizon Multiplayer Stand A Chance?

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 3, 2023 60:43


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. REST IN POWER ANNIE WERSCHING This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Jordan & Avery talk about the Horizon multiplayer leak, the big Xbox Direct, Hi-Fi Rush, Forspoken and more! Gaming News - Time code: 3:30 We give our thoughts on the 10 minutes of early gameplay footage for the Horizon multiplayer game that leaked online; The Hogwarts Legacy devs give a non-statement about the controversy surrounding JK Rowling; We take an in-depth look at Xbox's big Direct. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 41:03 Jordan gives his early impressions of Xbox's surprise hit, Hi-Fi Rush Sean & Avery share their individual critiques of Forspoken If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 7.3 - Massive Layoffs Spell More Trouble For Microsoft's Public Standing

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 27, 2023 54:17


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Marcus & Avery talk about Microsoft's big Q1 layoffs, Suicide Squad potentially being a GAAS, The Last Of Us show making one hell of a first impression and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 3:59 We examine the huge layoffs coming to Microsoft and how it's reverberating throughout the industry; Suicide Squad's looking a lot like Marvel's Avengers in new leak (also Marvel's Avengers to end its' lifespan this year); Rainbow Six film officially in the works with Michael B Jordan & John Wick director attached; Pro Overwatch teams start legal battle with Activision over lopsided League earnings; TLOU TV Show comes out the gate strong with record viewership numbers for HBO. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 48:35 Marcus talks briefly about Overwatch 2's Mt. Olympus themed event but mostly airs his grievances about the game's wonky ranking system for comp. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 7.2 - Google's Side Eyeing Xbox's Activision Acquisition

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 20, 2023 48:44


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery talk about Google/Nvidia being skeptical of Xbox's Activision deal, Skull & Bones getting pushed back yet again, the Justin Roiland allegations, One Piece Odyssey and more! Gaming News - Time code: 1:56 Nvidia & Google voice concerns about Xbox's Activision acquisition; Skull & Bones continues to be vaporware as its' pushed back again; Footage from a mysterious Sony shooter leaks to the web; High On Life creator, Justin Roiland, facing domestic violence charges. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 37:16 Avery talks about Valorant's newest season & his quest to become the pirate king in One Piece Odyssey Sean tries out Axiom Verge 2 in between Yakuza games If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @maztrinc on SoundCloud & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 7.1 - Sony Comes Into 2023 Swinging

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 13, 2023 51:47


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery talk about Sony's surprise CES showcase, Bungie's secret Sony projects, Nintendo getting bested by a Youtuber and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 3:31 We take an in-depth look at Sony's CES 2023 announcements; Bungie's currently working on a number of projects with Sony; A Youtuber beats Nintendo's airtight usually copyright claims; Renowned gaming analyst warns us not to hold our breath for a next gen Nintendo console in 2023; Developer of a popular PS2 Emulator discontinues app after receiving death threats. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 36:23 Avery finally gets to boot up The Witcher 3 next gen update only to be swiftly reminded of how poorly its' game mechanics have aged DJ rolled credits on Pokemon Scarlet & GOW Ragnarok and has moved on to NFS Unbound. Sean gives the Yakuza series a little break to try Bayonetta 3 out. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Press X To Start's Most Anticipated Games of 2023

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 2, 2023 25:56


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery give us their gaming hopes & dreams for 2023. Most Anticipated Games - Time code: 2:08 If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @maztrshots on SoundCloud & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Press X To Start's 2022 Games Of The Year

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 29, 2022 39:34


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery give their Top 5 Games of the Year for the year of our lord 2022. GOTY Talk - Time code: 1:47 If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @maztrshots on SoundCloud & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.49 - Who Would You Cast In A Death Stranding Movie?

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 23, 2022 67:37


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery talk about Death Stranding getting a movie adaptation, Horizon's impending MMO, COD potentially going to GamePass, The Witcher 3 next gen update & much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:20 Guerrilla confirms that work on multiplayer Horizon game has started; Insomniac officially drops the release window for Spiderman 2; Analysts speculate that COD moving to Game Pass would have huge effect of subscriber numbers; Microsoft believes Activision deal is fair due to PlayStation having more exclusives; Death Stranding officially coming to the silver screen thanks to Hammerstone Studios; Amazon to deliver the next & "Biggest" Tomb Raider game. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 41:45 Avery jumps through multiple hurdles to get the next gen update of The Witcher 3 and gushes about Midnight Suns' addictive gameplay DJ tries out the Genshin Impact card game (but can't get Marvel Snap out of his head), almost gets into a rap battle in Pokemon Violet & finishes up the Forspoken demo by getting his ass whooped by a Dark Souls boss. Sean has some mindless mobile fun in Vampire Survivor and rolls credits on Callisto Protocol. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.48 - All the Biggest Announcements from the The Game Awards 2022 - Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 16, 2022 56:59


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Marcus & Avery talk about our Game Awards 2022 recap. We give our impressions of the biggest announcements from this year's Game Awards; Marcus gives his impressions from being at the Game Awards in person, and we talk about who that kid was at the very end and what happened to him.   If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Discord Chat: Press X Discord Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.48 - Why Are the Feds SUING XBOX? | XBOX Raising their PRICES!

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 16, 2022 61:15


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Marcus & Avery talk about Gaming News - Time code: 03:15 This week we will be talking about: The director who blamed “Woke Reviewers” for Days Gone scores; Xbox raising the prices; Feds suing to block the Microsoft purchase, and more... What We've Been Playing - Time code: 27:05 This week in what we've been playing we are talking about: Marvel's Midnight Suns, the Forspoken Demo, the Seasons Demo, God of War Ragnarok... If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Discord Chat: Press X Discord Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.47 - The Callisto Protocol Is Not A Worth Dead Space Successor

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 9, 2022 71:36


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Jordan & Avery talk about the trailers for HBO's The Last Of Us & Super Mario Bros, Nintendo shutting down the Smash World Tour, The Callisto Protocol and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:35 Nintendo unceremoniously ends the Smash World Tour; We give our thoughts on the new trailers for HBO's The Last Of Us & The Super Mario Bros movie; and Nintendo finally admits to Pokemon Scarlett & Violet being buggy. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 38:41 Sean & Avery roast The Callisto Protocol, Jordan hangs out with A$AP Rocky in Need For Speed Unbound & DJ continues to take his sweet time in God Of War Ragarok and Pokemon: Violet. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    God of War Ragnarok vs Elden Ring Who Will Win GOTY - The Game Awards 2022 Predictions

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 3, 2022 69:33


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. In this special episode of Press X to Start Podcast: Join DJ, Avery, and Sean, as they predict the winners of the 2022 Game Awards!   If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.46 - Call Of Duty Is Bringing Out The Worst In Microsoft & Sony

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2022 67:16


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Jordan & Avery talk about Sony & Microsoft's continued war over COD; Team Ninja's response to DOA reboot rumors; Pokemon Violet, Modern Warfare 2 and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:34 We do a deep dive into the myriad of new developments in Sony & Microsoft's public spat; Sony's trying to duplicate the success of Genshin Impact with their Chinese development program; PlayStation is hunting down all shovelware; Team Ninja all but confirms reboots for Ninja Gaiden & Dead or Alive. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 50:00 Avery navigates the batshit narrative experience that is Immortality, Sean delves deeper into MW2's revolutionary DMZ mode, DJ has fun in spite of the jank with Pokemon Violet and Jordan dips into his gaming backlog with Mafia: Definitive Edition & Marvel's Spiderman. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.45 - Is Pokemon Scarlet/Violet The Jankiest Pokemon Game Ever?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 25, 2022 65:48


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Jordan & Avery talk about Bethesda & Mick Gordon airing each other's dirty laundry, Blizzard divorcing itself from China, Pokemon Violet, God Of War Ragnarök and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 4:25 Vaporware game Dead Island 2 continues to be vaporware with yet another delay; The messy Twitter war between Bethesda & Mick Gordon intensifies; Phil Spencer reveals why they cancelled their Game Pass console; Sonic Co-Creator to get jail time over insider trading; Blizzard set to pull games from China after NetEase deal collapses; Gearbox to consume Volition after the Saints Row reboot flop. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 31:47 The guys give their final God Of War Ragnarök impressions before our review; DJ gives his early impressions of Pokemon Violet; Sean runs us through the new and improved MW2 Multiplayer suite; Jordan solves spooky puzzles in Signalis and then unwinds with the dad game goodness of PGA 2k22. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.44 - Maybe The Real Ragnarök Was The Friends We Made Along The Way

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2022 49:43


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: Sean & Avery talk about God Of War: Ragnarök, Hogwarts Legacy's gameplay showcase, Twitter Blue's hilariously short lifespan and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 1:29 Remedy confirms the development of Control 2; Hogwarts Legacy drops an expansive Gameplay Showcase; Elon's Twitter Blue initiative leads to hilariously disastrous results;  FIFA to drop blockchain games after breaking from EA; The milking of the Horizon franchise continues with an MMO reportedly in development; Final Fantasy 16 to be a PS5 exclusive for 6 months. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 28:46 The guys give their in-depth impressions of God of War: Ragnarök. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @maztrshots on SoundCloud & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Press X To Review - Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2022 63:03


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. On This Episode: Marcus and Avery break down and critique arguably the most important movie in Phase 4 of the MCU, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. Throughout, they examine the way they navigate around Chadwick Boseman's untimely passing, the themes that the movie explores, Namor's inclusion, where it fits in the greater MCU, and much more! Review Start - Time code: 2:21 Spoiler Section - Time code: 15:29 If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com Beginning & End music: "No Woman No Cry" by Tems Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.43 - Overwatch 2 Introduces Its' Own Incredible Hulk

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2022 68:24


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Marcus & Avery talk about Overwatch 2's new tank hero, Nibel leaving Twitter, PS VR2's hefty price tag, The Entropy Center and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 3:15 We take a brief look at the early reviews for God Of War Ragnarök (which are positive to the surprise of no one); Prolific gaming news account Nibel disappears from Twitter; PlayStation VR2 comes with a ridiculous price tag; Overwatch 2 debuts long rumored new tank hero at OWL finals; Studio Onoma dies a quick death after expansive rebrand; Overdose footage leaks in the wake of Kojima revealing Elle Fanning's costar in his mysterious new game; Final Fantasy 16 dev gives trash explanation for its' lack of diversity. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 46:54 Avery finally gets the elusive Cyberpunk platinum trophy and rewards himself with some puzzle goodness in The Entropy Center; DJ & Marcus live, die & repeat in the COD MW2 Multiplayer suite; DJ admits to his Marvel Snap addiction; Marcus begins his slow climb up the Overwatch 2 Ranked ladder; Sean continues his journey through the maniacal world of Yakuza. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.42 - Henry Cavill Hangs Up His Swords For The Cape

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2022 64:01


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery talk about Henry Cavill shocking departure from The Witcher, CD Projekt Red's Witcher 1 remake, Hellena Taylor ruining her good fortune, COD MW2 impressions and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:30 The Witcher 1 to get a shiny new UE5 coat of paint as the first of CDR's codenamed game slate is revealed; Henry Cavill shocks the world as he departs The Witcher show ahead of Season 3; Hellena Taylor baffles many as she uses her newfound support to fight abortion; Microsoft reportedly had major FOMO after Genshin Impact dropped; Phil Spencer that GamePass has been profitable in the midst of Xbox price spike rumors; Midnight Suns reveals Season Pass which will include the likes of Deadpool, Venom & Storm; Sony London reveals work on fantasy on-line co-op game. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 45:22 DJ & Sean give their relatively spoiler free thoughts on COD MW2's campaign, DJ gushes some more about Marvel Snap and Avery tries to get through his current gaming backlog before Ragnarok drops. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @maztrshots on SoundCloud & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.41 - Silent Hill Returns Just In Time For Spooky Season

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 28, 2022 79:15


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery talk about Gaming News - Time code: 2:28 Platinum Games doubles down on its' support of Jennifer Hale in the midst of growing Bayonetta 3 controversy; We do an in-depth overview of the newest Resident Evil Showcase; Square Enix takes cues from George RR Martin with new FF16 trailer; Konami remembers that Silent Hill exists and opens the horror flood gates with huge reveal; Apex Legends Season 15 promises big updates including the first Trans character in a Battle Royale game; The DualSense Edge to drop in January with a 200$ price tag. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 45:42 DJ & Sean hoo rah all the way through the Modern Warfare 2 campaign; Avery is less than enthused about Valorant's newest agent & DJ plays his cards right in Marvel Snap. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.40 - The Real Housewives Of Gaming: Microsoft vs Sony Edition

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2022 75:51


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Marcus & Avery talk about Microsoft & Sony still being petty over COD, Bayonetta 3's VO controversy, Kinda Funny's new studio, Overwatch 2 and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 5:11 Kojima helps Kinda Funny debut their amazing new studio; A new lawsuit shows that Activision is still a shit show; We look at everything announced at Meta Connect 2022; Platinum Games does Helena Taylor super dirty ahead of Bayonetta 3 release; The newest Valorant agent is a water bender; We do a deep dive in the most recent updates on the war between Microsoft & Sony over COD. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 1:01:03 We talk in-depth about first time getting to group up in Overwatch 2 and the shenanigans that ensued (check out the footage on our YouTube channel!). If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.39 - Overwatch 2 Faceplants At The Finish Line

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2022 73:45


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Marcus & Avery talk about The Super Mario Bros movie trailer, Overwatch 2's disastrous launch, Kojima's mysterious new game, CD Projekt Red's new slate of games and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 3:19 We give our thoughts on the first official look at The Super Mario Bros Movie; We do an in-depth look at Overwatch 2's hot ass mess of a launch; Hideo Kojima's back in his cryptic messaging bag for a mysterious new game starring Elle Fanning; A Horizon Zero Dawn remaster's reportedly in the works for some reason; CDPR releases an ambitious new slate of games that we're not gonna hold our breath about. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 45:29 The boys give their early impressions of Overwatch 2 (and DJ tells us about his experience looking at the title screen); Marcus tells us why he's not impressed with Cyberpunk 2077's new coat of paint & continues to start fights on Iki Island in Ghost of Tsushima, and Sean airs his grievances about Yakuza Kiwami's lack of an autosave. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.38 - Saudi Arabia Gets Bored Of Oil And Jumps Into The Gaming World

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2022 78:20


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Jordan & Avery talk about Overwatch 2 making it even harder to play at launch, Google officially killing Stadia, Saudi Arabia's 13 billion dollar promise, Wild Hearts, Cyberpunk 2077 and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 4:09 We do a live reaction to Koei Tecmo's Wild Hearts trailer; Google to officially put Stadia out to pasture in January 2023; Blizzard burns even more bridges as Overwatch 2 forces new accounts to unlock old heroes; PlayStation will show customer service favoritism to its' top Stars members; Saudi Arabia goes all Babe Ruth and vows to acquire a top gaming publisher for 13 billy; Skull & Bones left adrift at sea as it's hit with yet another delay. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 52:06 Avery & Jordan talk about their second run through of Cyberpunk 2077 in a post Edgerunners world; Jordan finally makes way through God of War 2018, shoots some demons in Prodeus & shoots some aliens in Chorvs; DJ & Sean continue riding on the insane train that is the Yakuza series and Sean tries out Netflix Gaming with Lucky Luna. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.37 - Twitch Is On Fire & Everything's Leaking

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2022 69:14


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery talk about The Last Of Us TV trailer; Videogamedunkey's new game studio; the GTA6 leaker allegedly being caught; the Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty demo and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:06 We do a live reaction to The Last Of Us HBO series trailer; A 17 year old hacker may turn out to be behind the gigantic GTA6 leak; Marvel & Motive Studio to team up for a long anticipated Iron Man game; Twitch in trouble after gambling fiasco & new revenue split; Xbox launches new initiative to further address the industry's lack of Black developers; A Youtuber owns up to being an industry leaker after getting caught redhanded; Videogamedunkey makes big leap from reviewer to game publisher. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 50:29 DJ gives impressions of the Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty demo and tries out a new mode in the Modern Warfare 2 Beta; Avery gets deeper into Night City on his 2nd Cyberpunk playthrough and airs his grievances with Deathloop's new ending. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.36 - GTA 6 Leaks All Over The Internet

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 23, 2022 75:41


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery talk about the massive GTA 6 leak, the MW2 Multiplayer Beta, the newest Nintendo Direct, Genshin Impact update 3.1 and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:20 Rockstar suffers quite possibly the biggest breach in gaming history as early GTA 6 gameplay leaks; Ubisoft workers sidestepping Assassin's Creed Red after abuse allegations; Halo's lead for the last 15 years leaves 343 & Xbox; Tencent blindsides its' staff with mass firing; G4TV suffers major layoffs not even a full year into its' return; We run down the biggest announcements coming out of Nintendo's most recent Direct; Blizzard tries to defend its' controversial OW2 Battle Pass system. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 50:20 DJ gets his Groundhog Day on in the new Genshin Impact update and then joins Sean to give their impressions of the Modern Warfare 2 Multiplayer Beta; Avery finally gets The Last Of Us Pt. 1 platinum, returns to Cyberpunk 2077 after breezing through Edgerunners & gives the Saints Row reboot a try. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.35 - The Assassin Creed Global Takeover

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 16, 2022 76:32


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Marcus & Avery talk about D23, the big Ubisoft event, Overwatch 2's questionable Battle Pass plans & much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:43 We take in-depth looks at the gaming side of D23 & Ubisoft's big event; Tencent strategically raises their stake in Ubisoft post event; Overwatch 2's rumored Battle Pass plans upset fans; Matt Booty has dreams of A.I. QA testers which will inevitably bring us closer to Skynet; PlayStation & Xbox continue to publicly slapbox over Call of Duty. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 1:01:15 Avery closes in on finally getting the Platinum trophy for TLOU; Sean runs around taking pictures in Toem and then joins DJ for more gushing about the wonderful chaos that is the Yakuza franchise. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.34 - The Last Of Part 1: Cash Grab Or Worthy Remake?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 9, 2022 75:51


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Marcus & Avery talk about The Last Of Us Part 1, Assassin's Creed Mirage, Halo Infinite going out sad, God of War Ragnarok's new combo system, Fortnite's Dragonball Super event and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 3:07 God Of War Ragnarok to add even more brutality to its' fight mechanics; Quantic Dream's future uncertain after NetEase acquisition; PlayStation acquires mobile game studio Savage Games; Tencent & Sony toss money at FromSoftware after Elden Ring success; Assassin's Creed to "return to its' roots" in 2023 with the more contained Mirage; CD Projekt Red returning with a special episode of Night City Wire Live; Xbox Game Pass' Friends & Family Plan sounds mighty enticing; Halo Infinite continues to take L's as Season 3 gets delayed & its' split screen couch co-op gets' axed; CMA pushes for extended Microsoft/Activision investigation. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 42:37 Marcus returns to the cast to join Avery for some The Last Of Us Part 1 impressions & talk about what his busy gaming schedule during his absence (As Dusk Falls, Ghost of Tsushima & The Quarry); Sean rocks the dragon in Fortnite's surprisingly expansive Dragonball Super event & then joins DJ in gushing about the delightful lunacy of the Yazuka franchise with Like A Dragon and Yakuza 0. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.33 - Sony Just Made The PS5 Even Harder To Get

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 2, 2022 62:40


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery talk about the PS5 price increase, Destiny 2 possibly being in trouble with Disney, The Last Of Us TV show teaser, Apex Legend's new character and much more! Don't forget to check out our Gamescom Recap if you haven't already! Gaming News - Time code: 3:52 We cover a bunch of Sony based Film & TV news in "Avery's Film Corner"; Destiny 2 basically rips of the Lightyear logo for their new DLC; Phil Spencer expects holiday demand to outstrip console supply again; The much maligned PS5 price hike attributed to the pandemic and we aren't buying it. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 40:06 Avery joins Sean in talking about Apex Legends' newest legend, Vantage; Sean briefly gives Yakuza 0 a spin...until it deleted his save; and DJ gushes about the new Sumeru update for Genshin Impact. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @Maztr on SoundCloud & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Gamescom 2022 Reactions and Review!

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 29, 2022 43:39


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. We give you our reaction to everything at Gamescom 2022; Share with you the games we thought impressed; Give you our feelings on the show and #OpeningNightLive and rate the experience; Then talk about how #geoffkeighley could make this a better show next year! 04:37 - New Tales from the Borderlands 06:53 - Dead Island 2 8:54 - Lies of P 12:07 - Dune Awakening 14:26 - Atlas Fallen 20:10 - Where Winds Meet 24:54 - High on Life Honorable mentions: 27:21 - Everywhere 28:33 - MoonBreaker 29:31 - The Callisto Protocol 30:11 - The Expanse: A Telltale Series 32:14 - Mini's Pokemon Concept car 32:39 - How were everyone's feelings about Gamescom 2022 and how would we rate it? 37:53 - How could Geoff Keighley make this show better next year? If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.32 - Mark Zuckerburg's Depressing Metaverse Wonderland

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 26, 2022 71:48


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Jordan & Avery talk about Nintendo of America's sexual harassment problem, The new Tales from the Borderlands, Horizon Worlds' embarrassing first look, Cult Of The Lamb and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:40 Amy Henning to unveil her Marvel game at D23; A surprise new Tales from the Borderlands game to blow our faces off on Oct 21; Nintendo Testers speak out about years of sexual harassment; Death Stranding's shockingly coming to PC Game Pass (available now); Zuckerburg tries to defend Horizon Worlds after unfortunate first look; Spider-Man Remastered has references to a PlayStation PC launcher; Embracer Group legit owns the Lord Of The Rings franchise rights now. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 50:22 Avery rolls credits on Cult of the Lamb while DJ starts his journey in between fearsome rounds of Rumbleverse; Jordan returns to the cast with a suite of games to talk about (God of War, Spider-Man Remastered, Yakuza Kiwami 0 & Powerwash Simulator). If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.31 - EVO 2022 Comes With The Heavy Hitters

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 19, 2022 70:48


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery talk about EVO 2022, Multiversus going live, Microsoft & Sony's schoolyard beef, Cult Of The Lamb and much more! Reader Mail -Time code: 3:07 Gaming News - Time code: 7:03 Multiversus officially goes live with Season 1; We do an in-depth look at the big announcements that came out of EVO 2022; Arc Systems wants to be more assertive in their IP collabs going forward; Microsoft accuses Sony of paying publishers to keep their games off of Game Pass; A Family Plan may be coming to Game Pass; Midnight Suns & Hogwarts Legacy join the 2023 delay squad (much to Avery's chagrin). What We've Been Playing - Time code: 47:40 Avery takes Bridget for a spin in Guilty Gear Strive, sees what Apex's Season 14 legend is all about & gives his impressions on Cult Of The Lamb; Sean checks out 2 free games (Outer Wilds & My Friend Pedro) and is whelmed with both; DJ realizes that he can't handle the new mobile suit in Gundam. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.30 - Has Pokemon Finally Run Out Of Ideas?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 12, 2022 83:54


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Marcus & Avery talk about the new Pokemon Scarlet & Violet trailer, Square Enix putting themselves on the market, Dr. Disrespect's new game, Multiversus, Zenless Zone Zero and more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:59 Dr. Disrespect unleashes footage of his "COD Killer", Deadrop; Tencent looks to secure a bigger stake in Ubisoft; Koch Media switches to yet another easily misread name in effort to rebrand themselves; Pokemon Scarlet & Violet shows off rideable Pokemon, Harry Potter style Trainer schools and...crystalized Pokemon?; Blizzard gauges the fan temperature on a 45$ price tag for epic skins; Square Enix pretty much confirms that it's tryna get bought. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 48:23 Marcus finishes leaded Charles The Cat through the perilous world of Stray and joins DJ in some Multiversus Beta impressions; Then the boys have a debate about Zenless Zone Zero and Genshin's gatcha tactics. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.29 - The First Ever Black Panther Game Might Not Have T'Challa?!

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 5, 2022 78:50


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Marcus & Avery talk about GTA 6, EA's Black Panther game, The bidding war for Tomb Raider, As Dusk Falls, Multiversus and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:19 The KOTOR Remake gets delayed indefinitely amidst studio drama; Meta Quest 2 sees 100$ price bump; Companies vie for Tomb Raider's movie rights after MGM loses them; Former Deus Ex boss has words for Square Enix Japan; EA's reportedly working on a Black Panther game...and it might not be about T'challa; GTA 6 looks to shake up the formula; We do a semi deep dive on the Annapurna Interactive showcase for 2022. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 46:29 Marcus gives his early impressions of As Dusk Falls and talks about his shenanigans with Charles the Cat in Stray; Meanwhile DJ reminisces about Genshin's Summer event, gushes about the Multiversus beta & gets hype for the new mobile suit coming to Gundam Battle Operations 2. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.28 - Did Stray Make Us Cat People?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 29, 2022 73:48


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Jordan & Avery talk about Stray, the Multi-Versus beta, The Last Of Us remake's gameplay changes and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:52 Blizzard Albany announces its' big unionization bid; Activision Blizzard employees stage a mass walk out in protest of Roe v. Wade; Ubisoft delays new Avatar & Assassin's Creed games until 2023; Mojang bans NFT nonsense from Minecraft servers; Xbox finessed it's way into getting Discord Voice Chat before PlayStation; Naughty Dog heard ya'll talkin shit and dropped a video detailing the big changes coming to The Last Of Us Part 1 remake. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 42:28 We give a brief review of the cat simulator of the year, Stray; Jordan zooms through the Hot Wheels DLC for Forza Horizon & does space drive bys in Chorus; Sean reunites with Doug in Fortnite & gives his thoughts on the beta for the newest Smash Bros clone, Multi-versus. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.27 - Platinum's Tryna Cover Up Bayonetta's Tiddies!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 22, 2022 67:47


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Marcus & Avery talk about Bayonetta 3, the Overwatch 2 Beta, Skate going free-to-play, Nintendo's progressive step forward and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 3:34 EA turns Skate into a free-to-play property; Bayonetta 3 to drop in October with an optional "modesty filter"; Nintendo takes an overdue step in the right direction by acknowledging same-sex marriages; Nintendo to repurpose small animation studio into "Nintendo Pictures"; Supermassive Games acquired by Denmark-based entertainment company; Jade Raymond's new studio is already influencing other PlayStation studios despite having no releases to their name; Bungie has officially become a Sony property; You can get cash for getting trophies with PlayStation's new rewards program. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 37:49 Marcus & DJ give final impressions of the Overwatch 2 Beta, DJ & Avery become get their Houdini on in Escape Academy, Sean chooses his own adventure in Man Of Medan and DJ briefly gushes about the new Genshin Impact pretty boy. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.26 - Was Skull and Bones Worth The Wait?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 15, 2022 63:33


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery talk about the Skull and Bones reveal, the God Of War Ragnarök release date, Hideo Kojima's mistaken identity and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:06 Square Enix makes a judgement call and delays Forspoken to Q1 2023; God of War Ragnarök finally gets a release date; E3's 2023 return to in-person events officially announced; Ubisoft pulling the plug on multiplayer support for 15 games; Skull and Bones revealed after 6 long years; Art imitates life as Hideo Kojima is misidentified as the Japanese Prime Minister's killer. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 47:59 Sean continues his pilgrimage through Dragon's Dogma and tries to solve an FMV mystery in Telling Lies; while DJ checks out one of the PlayStation Plus games for July, Arcadegeddon. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @hgpmd on SoundCloud & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.25 - Overwatch 2 Beta Thoughts!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 8, 2022 67:08


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Marcus & Avery talk about the Overwatch 2 Beta, the Nintendo Direct mini, MiHoYo's whitewashing debacle, God Of War fans being "dicks" and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:37 We briefly go over the Nintendo Direct Mini; Ubisoft eyes November for long awaited Skull & Bones release; Cyberpunk's bug problem allegedly attributed to a QA company lying to CDPR; Kojima reportedly had a game concept similar to The Boys starring Mads Mikkelsen; MiHoYo under fire for whitewashing its' South Asian/Middle Eastern characters; Bethesda employees are rightfully upset at the studio's non response to Roe v. Wade verdict; Sony launching exclusive gaming hardware brand; Cory Balrog wants fans to chill the fuck out and wait for God of War Ragnarök; High off the success of the Sonic movies, Sega is looking to adapt Atlus properties into movies & shows. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 43:43 Marcus talks at length about his experience with the Overwatch 2 console Beta; Sean checks out Doom, Dead Cells & Dragon's Dogma (much to DJ's delight); and DJ gets extreme with Roller Champions. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.24 - The Game Industry vs The Supreme Court

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 75:25


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery talk about the industry's response to the Roe v. Wade verdict, Bobby Kotick ducking justice once again, the new PlayStation Plus Premium tier, Sonic Origins and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 1:40 Devs from Naughty Dog & Bend Studios come together to drop a new studio & NFT game; A bunch of prominent studios voice their opposition to the Roe v. Wade verdict (though Microsoft is disappointingly quiet); Evil wins as Bobby Kotick gets another year on the Activision board; Overwatch 2 will consume Overwatch 1 at launch; The PS Plus Essential tier games for July have been revealed (and they're impressive); FF16 confirmed to not be open world after all; Xenoblade Chronicles 3 could prove to be the Switch's most expansive JRPG yet; FromSoftware staffing up for its' next wave of games. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 40:16 The boys collectively give their impressions on the Gundam Evo Beta, Avery chooses his own adventure in The Quarry, Sean zooms through the nostalgia trip that is Sonic Origins & then joins up with Avery to talk about the new PlayStation Plus Premium experience. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.23 - Junker Queen Is A Menace!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 62:21


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Marcus & Avery talk about the big reveals from FFVII & Overwatch 2, Starfield taking shortcuts & Halo Infinite's Juneteenth monkey business and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 1:53 The quick hits: Capcom finally gives DJ Dragon's Dogma 2; Square Enix drops some shockers for the 25th anniversary of FFVII; Evil wins again as Activision Blizzard continues to cover for Bobby Kotick; Overwatch 2 finally reveals its initial roadmap; Blomkamp's Gran Turismo movie may be more of a biopic than a video game movie; Bethesda seems to be cutting a troubling amount of corners for Starfield; 343 Industries joins the pile of companies that dropped the ball big time on Juneteenth. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.22 - Did Summer Game Fest Deliver The Goods?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 17, 2022 74:17


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Jordan & Avery talk about Summer Game Fest, Hideo Kojima's alleged new IP, Modern Warfare II's hefty Steam price tag and much more! The Quick Hits - Time code: 1:32 E3 to make its' grand in-person return in 2023; Hideo Kojima has yet another top secret project leaked on the internet; New reports chronicle Fallout 76's disastrous mismanagement; Modern Warfare II coming to Steam...but at what cost?; God Of War Ragnarök eying November release date. Heavy Hitter - Time code: 29:55 We do an in-depth recap of the Summer Game Fest If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Was Summer Game Fest 2022 Good or BAD?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 12, 2022 21:40


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. On this Summer Game Fest: Dj, Avery, and Sean talk about the games announced at Geoff Keighley Summer Game Fest 2022 including #zenlesszonezero #therock #thelastofusremastered and much more. We decided if the Summer Game Fest was good or bad and scored the show! Live-Stream is available on the youtube channel!   If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.21 - Street Fighter 6 Puts Emphasis On The ”Street”

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 12, 2022 71:19


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Marcus & Avery talk about PlayStation's newest State Of Play, Pokemon Scarlet & Violet, Sonic Frontiers and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:55 The quick hits: We do a deep dive on PlayStation's epic return to the State Of Play; Pokemon seeks to continue what they started with Arceus in November with Scarlet & Violet; Take Two's boss warns companies about betting on blockchain multiverses; Sonic Frontiers makes a strong case for putting the franchise out to pasture. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 1:00:58 Marcus briefly tries out The Curse of The Gods, Sean bides his time during the summer gaming drought with Diablo Immortal & Sonic Mania and DJ gets horny on main for GBO2's thicc new mobile suit. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.20 - Console Wars VI: Return Of The State Of Play

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 2, 2022 52:27


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: Sean & Avery talk about the return of the State Of Play, Horizon & Gran Turismo coming to a TV screen near you, Microsoft's baffling Spiderman loss, Take Two buying Zynga and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 1:04 The quick hits: Vice City lead, Ray Liotta, unfortunately passed away; EA choses to remain silent about Abortion & Trans Rights; Raven Software wins union vote and will be recognized by Microsoft after Activision acquisition is complete; Microsoft apparently let Spiderman exclusivity rights slip through their hands; Keystone Xbox dongle confirmed for game streaming; Take-Two acquires mobile games juggernaut, Zynga, for a whopping 12.7 billion dollars; Horizon Zero Dawn & Gran Turismo (?!) join God Of War on the TV adaptation boat; Sony cracking down on PS Plus discount stackers under new system; Sony expecting to make 300 million dollars from PC gaming this year; PlayStation's State Of Play makes its big return this week. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 48:29 Avery returns to Sifu to conquer its' reduced difficulty If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @hgpmd on Soundcloud & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.19 - 2 Death 2 Stranding

    Play Episode Listen Later May 27, 2022 56:10


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Marcus & Avery talk about the all new PlayStation Plus line up, Death Stranding 2 being in development, Sony's Roe v Wade damage control; God Of War Ragnarök's signs of life and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:40 The quick hits: Sony follows up Jim Ryan's bad Roe v. Wade email with charitable donations; The new PlayStation Plus lineup is revealed and it's STACKED; God of War Ragnarök may be launching this year after all after as its accessibility features get revealed; Norman Reedus basically confirms the active development of Death Stranding 2; Multiple Silent Hill projects are rumored to be in the works; The EA merger plot thickens as rumored talks with NBC Universal, Disney, Apple & more get reported. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 44:33 DJ talks about GBO2's new game breaking raid & the Gundam Game Fest while Sean checks out Apex Mobile and...Oregon Trail?! If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @hgpmd on Soundcloud & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.18 - Jim Ryan Ruins Cat Birthdays

    Play Episode Listen Later May 20, 2022 63:57


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery talk about Jim Ryan's weird abortion comments, Activision's hilarious diversity ranking system, Starfield & Redfall getting delayed and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 1:34 The quick hits: Jim Ryan puts his foot in his mouth again after Roe v Wade reversal; Square Enix tries to convince us (and likely themselves) that Balan Wonderland is still viable; Respawn reportedly rejected requests to make Jedi Fallen Order's protagonist Black or a woman; Activision introduces baffling "Diversity Tool" for its' games; The Xbox faithful have a rough weekend as the Network crashes; Bethesda officially delays Starfield & Redfall to 2023. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 41:29 Avery & Sean put their daily Apex reps in and then Sean tries to make his workouts more fun with Peloton's Lanebreak game; DJ puts more time into Gundam & Genshin Impact post Elden Ring and then gushes about Mihoyo's upcoming action game, Zenless Zone Zero. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.17 - Season 13 Of Apex Legends Is A Family Affair

    Play Episode Listen Later May 13, 2022 55:30


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery talk about Square Enix possibly being up for sale, Apex Legends Season 13, The FTC's inquiry about Sony buying Bungie and more! Gaming News - Time code: 1:06 The quick hits: Square Enix puts 3 of its' studios up for sale adding fuel to the PlayStation acquisition speculation fire; The FTC inquires about Sony's expensive Bungie purchase; Xbox has snuck Fortnite back onto iPhones; Apex Legends Season 13 introduces us to Bangalore's brother, Newcastle. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 38:37 Sean returned to Sifu to settle a score & then indulged in the low stakes creature comforts of Match Masters, DJ finally rolled credits on Elden Ring & rewarded himself by trying out some PS Plus games (Slay The Spire & Tribes of Midgard) and Avery jumped back in Valorant after new patch. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @hgpmd on SoundCloud & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.16 - Sony's Giving Out Free Game Trails Like Cotsco Gives Out Samples

    Play Episode Listen Later May 6, 2022 66:41


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery talk about the upcoming Xbox/Bethesda Games Showcase, Sony's new Game Trials initiative, the Overwatch 2 PC Beta and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:25 The quick hits: Xbox/Bethesda's joint showcase is coming June 12; Sony allegedly forms team to better preserve PlayStation Classics; Sony requiring devs to make 2 hour PS Plus demos for every game going forward; Sony has nipped PS Plus Membership stacking in the bud; The disaster that was Balan Wonderland lands Square Enix in a court battle with Yuji Naka; Activision Blizzard stockholders approve of Microsoft transaction; Activision Blizzard has lost 60 million monthly viewers in 2022. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 43:40 Avery briefly tries and quickly discards Ghostwire Tokyo for the Overwatch 2 Beta; DJ closes in on Elden Ring's endgame and tries out Nintendo Switch Sports with the wifey; Sean plows through Spongebob Battle For Bikini Bottom on a whim and then tries his hand at getting the Platinum trophy in GTA 3 & Vice City again. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.15 - Jet Set Radio's Future (And Crazy Taxi Too)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 29, 2022 67:14


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ & Avery talk about Amy Henning's new Star Wars game, Sega reviving Crazy Taxi & Jet Set Radio, Marvel's Avengers' attempted comeback, Elden Ring and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 1:21 The quick hits: Amy Henning hopes to fill the Star Wars game hole that Quantic Dream left open; God Of War dev haphazardly assures fans that Ragnarök is for sure coming out this year; Sega to revive two of its' biggest cult classics (Crazy Taxi & Jet Set Radio) for next gen; Love & Thunder brings Jane Foster to Marvel's Avengers; Meta's Sheryl Sandberg strong armed UK's Daily Mail out of reporting about Bobby Kotick's scandals; Nintendo under fire for years of anti-union aggression coming to light; Ubisoft sees a surprising stock increase amidst takeover rumors. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 43:38 Avery finally attains the coveted platinum trophy in Elden Ring and DJ continues his tarnished pilgrimage. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.14 - Sojourn Slides Into Overwatch 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 22, 2022 52:02


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: Marcus & Avery talk about the Sojourn reveal for Overwatch 2, Epic's lucrative metaverse funding, Hideo Kojima maintaining his independence and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:08 The quick hits: Sony & Nintendo pivot on their subscription service terms; Sojourn changes the game with her Overwatch 2 character reveal; Epic has 2 billion dollars closer to recreating Ready Player One; Cali governor gets involved with Activision Lawsuit; Hideo Kojima trolls the internet and then pledges to stay independent. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 40:22 Avery talks about vanqushing Malenia and making strides to the Elden Ring platinum trophy. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @hgpmd on SoundCloud & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.13 - Sora's Back And He Finally Hit Puberty

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 15, 2022 65:56


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Jordan & Avery talk about the Kingdom Hearts 4 announcement, The State Of Unreal, Remedy's Max Payne remakes; Lego Star Wars and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 3:43 The quick hits: Ubisoft finally sends the disastrous Ghost Recon Breakpoint off to greener pastures; SNK almost entirely owned by Saudi Crown Prince for some reason; Epic & Lego to try and make a kid friendly Metaverse space to compete with the likes of Fortnite & Roblox; Epic releases its' current slate of games supported by Unreal Engine 5; Remedy announces full remakes for Max Payne 1 & 2 inside of the Control engine. Heavy Hitter: We walk at length about the Kingdom Hearts 20th Anniversary event and the huge Kingdom Hearts 4 announcement that came with it. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 42:16 Jordan departs Elden Ring for the kinder landscape of Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga, Sean checks out two of the free PS Plus games for April (Hood: Outlaws & Legends and Slay The Spire) and Avery & DJ continue to trudge through Elden Rings' unforgiving gameplay loop. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.12 - Spartacus Is Upon Us! Will You Join The Cause?

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 8, 2022 80:02


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean, Jordan & Avery talk about the new PlayStation Plus, E3 2022 getting cancelled, Activision Blizzard harrassment settlement, Elden Ring and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 2:50 The quick hits: E3 2022 got cancelled and Geoff Keighley didn't hesitate to dance on its' grave; NetEase might be saving Quantic Dream from itself; Breath Of The Wild 2 officially delayed to 2023; State Of Decay Studio newest to be hit with sexism claims; Activision Blizzard settles on 18 million dollar sexual harassment settlement. Heavy Hitter: We talk at length about PlayStation's revamped PlayStation Plus service and discuss whether or not we feel like it's a worthwhile investment. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 1:00:05 Jordan gets into some wasteland chaos in Tiny Tina's Wonderlands; Sean jumps back into GTA5 for the next gen port and DJ & Avery talk more Elden Ring. Press X extends its' most sincere thoughts & prayers to the people of Ukraine during this harrowing time. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.11 - Fireside Chats with Sean & Avery

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 1, 2022 44:52


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: Sean & Avery talk about PlayStation Spartacus' impending launch, Fortnite doing away with building, the new Ghostbusters game, Apex Legends Season 12 and much more! Gaming News - Time code: 1:20 The quick hits: Fortnite turns off building in game changing new event; GTA Online to add a monthly subscription service for next gen; Microsoft won't object if Activision recognizes COD devs union; A surprising new Ghostbusters game announced; Gran Turismo 7 developer makes in rain in game currency after issues at launch; PlayStation takes a shot in the dark and acquires' Jade Raymond's unproven Haven Studios; PlayStation to allegedly drop Spartacus as soon (which has sense been proven). What We've Been Playing - Time code: 33:17 Sean & Avery talk more about their time in Elden Ring and their return to Apex for Season 12. Press X extends its' most sincere thoughts & prayers to the people of Ukraine during this harrowing time. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @hgpmd on SoundCloud & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

    Level 6.10 - Is Starfield Coming Out This Year?

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 25, 2022 74:39


    SUBSCRIBE NOW!!!! on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher & Audible. This week on the Press X to Start Podcast: DJ, Sean & Avery talk about Reggie leaving GameStop, Bethesda giving us just the tip of Starfield, more Elden Ring and sadly more stories about toxic work environments. Gaming News - Time code: 4:19 The quick hits: Big Daddy Fils-Aime chunks up the deuce at GameStop after the refuse to listen to reason; Several big companies sign open letter opposing Texas' ass-backward anti-Trans bill; EA Play Live suspiciously canceled the year after a black man hosts it; Several big companies including FromSoftware under fire due to toxic workplace allegations; Perfect Dark's next-gen future is in jeopardy after mass exits from the studio; Bethesda gives the Starfield fandom blue balls after dropping a measly 8 seconds of gameplay footage. What We've Been Playing - Time code: 44:48 DJ, Sean & Avery do another deep dive into their time with Elden Ring Press X extends its' most sincere thoughts & prayers to the people of Ukraine during this harrowing time. If you're enjoying the show, please take a moment to rate/review it on whatever service you're using. Every little bit helps!  Want to ask a question, ask us at PressX2start.com/Questions Join/Follow Us: Youtube: Press X To Start TV Twitch: pressxtostarttv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pressx2start Twitter: @PressX2S  Instagram: @PressX2Start TikTok: @pressx2start You can find more info about the Press X and who we are at www.PressX2start.com. If you have any questions or just want to tell us how great (or just slightly okay) we're doing or how we can be better, be a friend and reach out and email us at pressxtostartpodcast@gmail.com End music by @MarcoMavy on Twitter & IG Be good to each other, Peace!

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