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Join Paul Fleck, Sean Booker and Jon Wheeler as they address recent video game news and releases, while also hypothesizing about the industry at large.

Jon Wheeler, Paul Fleck, Sean Booker


    • Nov 11, 2022 LATEST EPISODE
    • weekly NEW EPISODES
    • 1h 26m AVG DURATION
    • 642 EPISODES

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    Top Down Perspective 10/11/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2022 93:01


    We're joined by Nathan this week as Jon flies down to LA for an event. He's been playing Vampire Survivors, I Expect You to Die, and Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality. Sean and Paul having been playing God of War Ragnarok. Paul also finishes Signalis and tries out Sonic Frontiers. We start news off with the Nintendo indie livestream from this week, we then dive into the ongoing id Software/Mick Gordon drama, and of course we continue to follow what's happening with the Prince of Persia Sand of Time remaster. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 03/11/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2022 75:45


    This week we recap how the Halloween's we had and the spooky games we played. Paul plays through Resident Evil 8's new DLC as well as Signalis. Sean is joining the masses in Marvel Snap as well as checking out Shatter Remastered Deluxe. We start news off with info about the release date and price for PSVR2, we also get some interesting PS+ and Xbox sales numbers, as hopefully put this Bayonetta VO drama to bed. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 27/10/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 28, 2022 88:02


    Everyone is here! After several globe trotting adventures, the boys are back! Come here about Sean's horrible nightmarish airlines issues. He's also been playing Frog Detective, Mario and Rabbids Sparks of Hope, and A Plague Tale Requiem. Jon has been playing Dragon Ball The Breakers and Picross S8. In news we discuss the ongoing Bayonetta voice actor drama, the recent Silent Hill news, and Phil Spencer's latest interview. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 13/10/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2022 112:14


    The crew is gone so the pinch-hitter Nathan is brought in to hit some dingers. First we answer the question of if Return to Monkey Island is any good from one of the biggest adventure game fans in the crew. Next, Splatoon fever has hit Nathan and he visits a bunch of Nintendo stuff like Fire Emblem: The Blazing Blade, Yoshi's Woolly World and Pikmin 3 before jumping into a terrible game called Aero Porter. Paul has started revisiting the Dead Space series. In news, Far Cry 6 GOTY Edition is double the price, Game Pass makes a bunch of money and Google is releasing Cloud Gaming Chromebooks. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 06/10/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2022 60:58


    Since Sean and Jon can legally never be in the same place at the same time, we sent Sean across the world and brought Jon back from the eye of the storm to talk about his trip and some of his more interesting games he's been playing for stream and while travelling. Paul has been Boning up on Trombone Champ and throwing in some time in Grounded now that it's hit version 1.0. Little news as important as the voice of Mario but Overwatch 2 is pissing people off and a bunch of beloved websites like Gamespot and Giant Bomb have been sold to Fandom. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 29/09/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2022 61:24


    It's the night before Sean travels across the globe and he's here talking about Overwatch 2 and Beacon Pines. He and Paul have also been playing Moonscars. Stadia is shutting down for good! We also discuss E3 announcing it's return dates for next year, Skull & Bones getting yet another delay, and Shatter Remastered will finally be free. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 22/09/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 23, 2022 65:35


    The big game this week is Metal Hellsinger that Paul and Sean are playing. He's also been enjoying No Place for Bravery, Desta: The Memories Between, and Spider Heck. We start news off with the giant GTA6 leak that happened, we also discuss PSVR1 games not working up the upcoming PSVR2 and Twitch implementing new revenue split metrics. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 15/09/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 16, 2022 88:34


    All together again to talk about some video games. Paul plays through Asura's Wrath again and finishes The Ascent and Vampire Survivors (again). Jon continues to struggle through Conker's Bad Fur Day. Sean is playing The Big Con and Outriders: Worldslayer. News is pretty much dominated by livestreams this week as we run through what Ubisoft, Nintendo, Sony, and Microsoft had to show. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective- PAX West '22 Edition

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 9, 2022 66:26


    We trade Paul for Sean this week as he returns from his trip to Seattle. Sean talks about a number of game's he enjoyed on the show floor and what interviewing Reggie Fils-Aime was like. Jon's been playing Anno Mutationem. In news we discuss some new features already out on the PS5, a cheaper Xbox Elite controller being announced, and some possible Ubisoft leaks ahead of their Forward event this weekend. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 01/09/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 2, 2022 72:22


    Sean is gone to PAX this week so Paul and Jon hold down the fort. Jon has been playing Rolling Thunder 3 from the Genesis days in his spare time and showing off Demon Throttle (the last physical-only release in this day and age) and a cool tower defense game called ORX while Paul finishes Cult of the Lamb and plays a bunch of Fortnite. Paul reached out to the audience this week to send him all the news they wanted and we run down a bunch of stuff, including a new Assassin's Creed is going to be shown soon, Shovel Knight Dig is out in a month and Ubisoft is trying to keep people happy, amongst many, many, many, many other topics. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 25/08/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 26, 2022 64:42


    We start this weeks off with some exciting news from Sean. Following that Cursed to Golf and Signs of the Sojourner are discussed. In news we start off with Sega announcing some curious new games-to-movies projects they're working on. We also run through Gamescom's Opening Night Live presentation, the PS5 getting a price increase, and Twitch allowing partners to stream on other platforms. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 18/08/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 19, 2022 79:49


    Cult of the Lamb is the big game this week and we're all playing it. Paul also checks out Rumbleverse and Kirby's Dream Buffet. Sean is playing Rollerdrome and Multiversus's first season. With news we get some interesting Xbox/Game Pass sales numbers revealed, Death Stranding might be coming to PC Game Pass, more unfortunately allegations about Nintendo, and Dead Island 2 pops up again somehow. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 11/08/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 12, 2022 67:44


    Evo happened this weekend and we quickly chat about some of the highlights we heard and saw. After, Sean gets angry at Multiversus players, and also checks out Eiyuden Chronicle and Citizen Sleepers new DLC. Paul is diving back into Dead by Daylight. Jon tries out Rogue Legacy 2 on his Steam Deck as well as Deedlit in Wonder Labyrinth: Record of Lodoss War. We start news off with the reveal of a multiplayer mode for Super Punch-Out, Microsoft says Sony is paying to block titles from entering Game Pass, and a live action Pac-Man movie might be on the way. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 04/08/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 5, 2022 60:44


    This week we dive into a big conversation about MultiVersus. Sean's also been playing through Road 96 while Paul checks out Super Dungeon Maker, Ex-Zodiac, and Hooked on You: A Dead by Daylight Dating Sim. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 28/07/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 29, 2022 71:15


    Pretty tame week as Jon plays The Adventures of Star Saver on the Game Boy, Paul does Neon White clean up and Sean jumps into As Dusk Falls and The Quarry with a friend. Mario Kart 8 adds maps, Meta Quest adds price, Annapurna adds games and GTA 6 adds women while destroying bad work conditions. Also Papers, Please is getting released on mobile devices.  You have phones, don't you?! Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 21/07/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 22, 2022 82:13


    Jon starts us off this week by talking about Forza Horizon 5's Hot Wheels DLC. Paul has been playing Last Call BBS and PowerWash Simulator. Sean is going through Green Day Rock Band, Mothmen 1966, Stray, and Escape Academy.   Mario Strikers is getting some new DLC, Tennocon happened and Digital Extremes announced a bunch of stuff, and Ubisoft made some delays and previews for what's to come.   Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 14/07/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 15, 2022 61:01


    Sean has fallen down a rabbit hole this week that he may never escape. Jon has held his Steam Deck and is playing Klonoa Phantasy Reverie Series. Paul tries out Witch Stranding and Little Noah Scion of Paradise. The Sega Genesis Mini 2 gets announced, the new Skate reboot has some more details, and we get a release date on Bayonetta 3. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 07/07/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 8, 2022 62:13


    A Steam Deck has finally graced one of our doorsteps with another on its way! Sean talks about his order process and what he's already installed on it. Paul is playing through Monster Hunter Rise Sunbreak and Cuphead The Delicious Last Course. Jon is playing Little Noah: Scion of Paradise and ElecHead.   Pokemon Puzzle League coming to the Nintendo Switch Online service starts off our news portion. We also discuss new Robocop and Terminator games, God of War Ragnarok getting a release date and Blizzard purchasing the Spellbreak developer.   Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 30/06/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 69:26


    Sean is gone this week somewhere in Canada. Where? We cannot say! That's fine because Nathan joins us at the table this week in his stead! Jon has played more Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge and is working through Devil May Cry 5 on stream along with Xenoblade Chronicles while Nathan talks some dialogue choices in Disco Elysium: Final Cut. Paul has been waiting for games to come out. Slow news but a Nintendo Direct showed some cool stuff and Niantic is making some basketball thing? Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 23/06/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 75:32


    Jon is back from the States to talk about all the fun he had and the games he bought. He's also been playing Mario Strikers Battle League and Super Punch Out. Paul tries out Poinpy, Neon White, and The Quarry. Sean is playing Card Shark and the free-to-play Fall Guys. Everyone is playing TMNT: Shredder's Revenge.   In news we discuss the downfall of Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3+4, Activision investigating itself, and Into the Breach is getting some exciting new content.   Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective - Summer Game Fest '22 Edition

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 17, 2022 67:12


    Sean returns from LA to tell us about the Summer Game Fest Play Days event. We talk about the show floor and his interview with Geoff Keighley. We then jump to news to discuss some of the biggest livestreams from the previous week and all the massive announcements and trailers revealed. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 08/06/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 9, 2022 54:42


    Schedules are all mixed up this week so we're here a day early. Paul and Sean continue to enjoy Diablo Immortal. Sean is also checking out Roller Champions and nearing the end of Elden Ring. News is scarce due to the upcoming non-E3 weekend but we discuss more turmoil with the Prince of Persia remaster, a possible 1-2 Switch sequel, and the announcement that E3 is returning next year? Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 02/06/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 3, 2022 99:45


    This week Jon isn't feeling his time with Kirby and the Forgotten Land. Paul checks out V Rising and Diablo Immortal. Sean is playing through that same mobile game as well as Floppy Knights.   We've got two weeks of news in this episode and that includes Raven becoming the first union at a major studio in the video game industry, Sony had a short but sweet State of Play, and the next Dragon Age gets a title.   Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 19/05/22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 20, 2022 64:35


    This week we're talking a lot about Evil Dead The Game and even get a special show and tell about its Collector's Edition. We also discuss Crankin Presents Time Travel Adventures on Playdate.   We start news off by discuss some more updates on the PS+ revamp coming soon, followed by some Silent Hill rumors, and Fall Guys has a massive announcement.   Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 12/05/22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 13, 2022 64:24


    The Playdate has arrived so Sean shows off the new toy! He also talks about Tiny Tina's Wonderland and Citizen Sleeper. Paul tries out Save Room, Nightmare of Decay, and Trek to Yomi.   We start news off with the latest Nintendo indies livestream, Gotham Knight's being cancelled for last gen consoles, and Fall Guys teasing a major announcement.   Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 05/05/22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 6, 2022 95:00


    We're forecasting a fourcast this week! Nathan is back and discussing Burnout Revenge, Enter the Matrix, and Dragon's Dogma. Jon finishes Elden Ring and tries out Sea of Thieves. Paul wraps up everything in Kirby, tries out Rogue Legacy 2's 1.0 update, and checks out Bugsnax's Isle of Bigsnax. Sean dives into The Stanley Parable: Ultra Deluxe and Halo Infinite's season 2 of multiplayer.   We start news off with Square Enix selling off almost all of it's North American branch to the Embracer Group. We also discuss Fortnite being back on iOS devices, a new Warcraft game, and the continued turmoil with the Prince of Persia remaster.   Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 28/04/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 29, 2022 63:58


    We start off this week's episode with Paul getting reacquainted with Monster Hunter. Jon tells us about Peglin. Lastly, Sean checks out the Overwatch 2 beta.   In news we discuss Sony possibly requiring game demos in their upcoming game subscription service, Twitch might have some new financials going on, and the Mario movie gets delayed.   Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 21/04/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 22, 2022 76:54


    Jon teaches us all about how to properly clean NES and SNES cartridges as he begins selling some of his stock. Paul plays through almost all of Kirby and the Forgotten Land. Sean tries out Lost in Random and Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion.   Some wild news happens this week as we have updates on three different video game movies, Sega plans to take on Fortnite, and both Microsoft and Sony are experimenting with putting ads inside games.   Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 14/04/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 15, 2022 71:16


    Paul's looking for Wii game recommendations this week. Jon's here with his weekly Elden Ring update. Sean continues with Kirby, finishes Norco, and tries out Chinatown Detective Agency.   In news we discuss the Magic Castle, Kingdom Hearts 4 getting announced, and more weird Activision news.   Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 07/04/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 8, 2022 71:47


    Jon returns and Nathan is also here so we have a four person show this week!! Jon talk about his hundreds of hours with Eldin Ring while Nathan continues with Dark Souls 3 and revisits Fez. Paul has been playing more Vampire Survivors and checks out Fortnite's new no building mode. Sean continues with Kirby but finds times for Destiny 2's Witch Queen expansion, Weird West, and Norco. In news we discuss the recent Activision Blizzard policy change around their QA testers, Max Payne 1 and 2 are getting remastered, and a new Tomb Raider and Monkey Island game are being developed. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 31/03/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 1, 2022 78:06


    We start the show off talking about the series premieres of both Halo and Moon Knight. Nest, Paul shares with us his thoughts on Ghostwire: Tokyo now that he's finished it. Sean brings up his time with Kirby: The Forgotten Kingdom and A Memoir Blue, he also has some show and tell with the xScreen. In news we discuss E3 officially being cancelled this year, PlayStation detailing their revamped PS+ subscription service, and Breath of the Wild 2 getting delayed into 2023. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 24/03/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 25, 2022 99:59


    Welcome back to Nathan as he continues his Souls-like adventure. This week he talks about Bloodborne PSX and Dark Souls 3. Paul has gotten very into Tunic. Sean attends GDC 2022.   In news we, obviously, talk about those Sonic and Knuckles Xbox controllers, as well as some negative allegations toward Moon Studios, we also discuss more Netflix gaming updates.   Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 17/03/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 18, 2022 64:45


    This week's big drop is Tunic and Paul and Sean are both neck deep into discovering all of its secrets. Of course they're still playing Elden Ring. We also touch on Young Souls and the Strangers of Paradise demo.   In news we talk about Xbox's wild sales figures in Japan, EA not having any E3 related presence this year, and the Perfect Dark reboot hits rocky waters.   Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 10/03/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 11, 2022 63:27


    It's a new week and that means it's a new you! Paul and Sean continue to play a bunch of Elden Ring while also checking out Far: Changing Tides.   During news we talk way too long about the weird Canadian Game Awards, God of War might be getting a live action TV series, and we run through the latest State of Play.   Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 03/03/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 4, 2022 87:49


    Nathan joins us this week to talk about everything FromSoftware. He's been playing Bloodborne while Sean and Paul are diving into Elden Ring. On the news front, we discuss the latest Pokemon announcement of Gen 9, Amazon's Luna streaming service officially launches, and Epic buys Bandcamp. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 24/02/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 25, 2022 74:45


    It's the night before Elden Ring and the boys are excited. While waiting they've been playing Horizon Forbidden West, Monster Prom XXL, several choice selections from Steam's current demo event, and the Pokemon TCG beta. For news we discuss the PSVR2 being fully revealed, Sony's Project Spartacus being possibly detailed, and Call of Duty taking a year off. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 17/02/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 18, 2022 82:57


    When we're not talking about teeth we're talking about CrossfireX. We also discuss Lake and Infernax. For news you'll hear us bring up the greenlighting of a third Sonic movie and TV show, a BioShock movie being made with Netflix, and news that the 3DS and WiiU eshops are shutting down next year. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 10/02/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 11, 2022 93:54


    FMV games are the big pass time this week as we discuss Telling Lies, Dark Nights with Poe and Munroe, and Five Dates. As for news, of course we talked about the recent Nintendo Direct, some updates on Call of Duty's future, and a possible Jak and Daxter TV series. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 03/02/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 4, 2022 68:53


    Sean goes through more face surgery but joins us to talk about Pokemon Legends Arceus and Windjammers 2. Jon tries out Picross S7. Paul finishes his Momodora series with 4 and Minoria, and also checks out Bloodborne PSX. We start news off with the Sony/Bungie acquisition followed by the NYT/Wordle acquisition, and also discuss the recent EA conference call. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 27/01/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 28, 2022 78:15


    With the three of us back we quickly grab Jon's thoughts on the Xbox/Activision Blizzard acquisition before getting into games. He's been playing Walkabout Minigolf and Vampire Survivors. Paul dives into the Momodora series as well as Sucker for Love: First Date. Sean finishes the first Great Ace Attorney title and is quite enjoying Nobody Saves the World.   With news we continues discussing what's up with Activision Blizzard, Hyperscape shutting down, and three new Star Wars games being announced from Respawn.   Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 20/01/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 21, 2022 105:13


    Hooo boy! We start things off by diving right into news since Microsoft just purchased Activision Blizzard! We run down the chain of events as well as speculate what this could mean for the two companies, their tens of thousands of employees, and what it could mean for us - the little people. It's the largest acquisition in video game history!   Of course we also talk about some games we're playing such as Nobody Saves the World, Rainbow Six Extraction, and Pupperazzi.   Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective Game of the Year 2021 Edition

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 14, 2022 177:31


    Welcome back to another Game of the Year celebration! This time we're running down our favorite games from 2021, including our biggest disappointments, favorite audio and we even made some predictions about 2022. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 06/01/22

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 7, 2022 73:38


    Happy New Year and Happy Episode 600! This week we're talking all about our holiday times and what we've been up to over the break. Jon plays a bunch of Fortnite, Paul continues with Guardians of the Galaxy, and Sean revisits Horizon Zero Dawn. In news we discuss the PlayStation VR2, a couple of tiresome NFT stories, and an update on what's up with BioWare. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 23/12/21

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 24, 2021 36:22


    Merry Christmas Eve Eve to all! We recorded a short episode for you since not a lot is happening around these video game lands. Jon plays through Sayonara Wild Hearts and Mcdonald's Treasure Land Adventure. Paul and Sean play through The Gunk. In news we dive into just what exactly is going on with the new Telltale Games studio, Tencent acquires Turtle Rock, and the Hugo Awards announce their first video game winner. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 16/12/21

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 18, 2021 98:04


    We're back with tales of miserable holiday travels. Sean has been playing Rocket League Sideswipe and Loop Hero. Paul gets way into Halo Infinite. Jon is playing like five different Bomberman games plus a ton of other stuff. We start news off by seeing how our Game Award predictions turned out, we also discuss the announcements from the show, and a couple of weird NFT related stories. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 02/12/21

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 3, 2021 65:54


    We enter the last month of the year talking about the new Hawkeye and Arcane (League of Legends) TV shows. Paul started up Guardians of the Galaxy. Sean is playing through Death's Door and Disc Room. In news you'll hear topics such as Kingdom of Amalur getting brand new DLC, RE4 becoming the best selling VR app in Quest history, and a possible Chrono Cross remake. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 25/11/21

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 26, 2021 92:56


    Happy Thanksgiving to everyone despite whether you celebrate it or not! On today's show Jon talk about his time with The Mummy Demastered. Paul tries out the curiously titled Pronty: Fishy Adventure. And when Sean isn't knocking hit microphone over he discusses Guardians of the Galaxy, Exo One, and Pokemon Shining Pearl. News is short but we bring up Doug Bowser of Nintendo announcing his displeasure with Bobby Kotick, an Amazon Mass Effect series, and Harmonix being purchased by Epic Games. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 18/11/21

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 19, 2021 120:46


    We're all wearing blue this week and that foreshadows the rollercoaster of a time Jon is having. In between turmoil he founds time to play Forza Horizon 5, Guardians of the Galaxy, and a collection of arcade games. Sean tries out Halo Infinite's multiplayer, Battlefield 2042, and Returnal. Paul is playing Final Fantasy 7: The First Solider. In news we run through the usual few delays and then deep dive into the insane Activision/Bobby Kotick nonsense, we wrap up with making some predictions around The Game Awards. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 11/11/21

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 12, 2021 73:19


    We celebrate Jon's birthday the only way we know how: by recording a podcast that mainly focuses on video games. Jon finished Hollow Knight this week. Paul plays through Unpacking and tries out Forza Horizon 5. Sean beats Inscryption and dives back into Dicey Dungeon. In news we discuss both the Steam Deck and the Playdate getting delayed into 2022, 1 vs. 100 possibly coming back, and Ubisoft still not fixing its work place. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 04/11/21

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 5, 2021 93:55


    We're back from Halloweekend with tales of how the spooky night played out. During this time Paul bought an Oculus Quest 2 and played a bunch of VR games including Resident Evil 4. Jon continues with Hollow Knight and tries out Mario Party Superstars. Sean plays through The Forgotten City and Unpacking. In news we discuss Amy Hennig starting work on another game, Overwatch 2 and Diablo 4 getting delayed to 2023, and Nintendo's latest sales numbers. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

    Top Down Perspective 28/10/21

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 29, 2021 74:47


    Happy Halloween! Sean puts a hat on in celebration. He's also been playing House of Ashes, Pikmin Bloom, and Echo Generation. Jon plays through Hollow Knight again. Paul wraps up Inscryption. In news we discuss the announcement of the GTA Trilogy remaster, WB Games making a platform fighter, and the latest Sony State of Play. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting it at https://www.patreon.com/topdownperspective

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