Good To Be A Gamer, Episode 117 – Week of 02/26/2012

Episode 117 – Week of 02/26/12 through 03/03/12
 

 
Recorded 03/03/2012

 

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NEWS

Exclusive: Valve Said To Be Working on “Steam Box” Gaming Console With Partners, Could Announce at GDC [The Verge] – Dave
http://www.theverge.com/2012/3/2/2840932/exclusive-valve-steam-box-gaming-console

Experimental Gameplay Sessions Return for 10-Year Anniversary at GDC 2012 [GDC Blog] – Jessa
http://www.gdconf.com/news/gdc/experimental_gameplay_sessions.html

Blizzard Laying Off 600 [GameSpot] – Dave
http://www.gamespot.com/news/blizzardlayingoff-600-6360584

Assassin’s Creed 3 Details Leaked: Gameplay, Characters, Settings, Weapons and More Revealved [G4TV] – Jessa
http://www.g4tv.com/thefeed/blog/post/721351/assassinscreed-3-detailsleakgameplaycharacterssettingsweaponsandmorerevealed/

Stan Lee Is a Playable Character in The Amazing Spider-Man Video Game [Game Informer] – Dave
http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2012/02/29/stanleeisaplayablecharacterintheamazingspidermanvideogame.aspx

New Vita Titles To Be Announced on March 9 [Andriasang] – Jessa
http://andriasang.com/con05a/vita_heaven/

New Super Nintendo Game Is In Development For 2013 [Kotaku] – Dave
http://kotaku.com/5889091/newgamefor-1991sfavoriteconsolearrivingin-2013?utm_campaign=socialflow_kotaku_twitter&utm_source=kotaku_twitter&utm_medium=socialflow

OnLive Offers Free Access To IGF 2012 Nominee Demos [GamePolitics] – Jessa
http://gamepolitics.com/2012/02/28/onliveoffersfreeaccessigf-2012-nomineedemos

BioShock Infinite Release Date Announced [Irrational Games] – Dave
http://irrationalgames.com/insider/bioshockinfinitereleasedateannounced/

ITEMS OF INTEREST

8-Bit Funding
http://8bitfunding.com/

Mass Effect Rap [Dan Bull YouTube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=HExOCl3YypM

Blog on “Right vs Pragmatic”

http://www.marco.org/2012/02/25/rightvspragmatic

 

EVENTS

Game Developers Conference
San Fransico, CA
March 5-9, 2012
http://www.gdconf.com/

 

Independent Games Festival

San Francisco, CA

March 5-9, 2012

http://www.igf.com/

 

MomoCon
Marriott Marquis – Atlanta, GA
March 16-18, 2012
http://www.momocon.com/

 

PAX East

BCEC

April 4-8, 2012

http://east.paxsite.com/

 

CONTACT

Questions? Comments? We want to hear from you! Feel free to post a comment on the podcast entry athttp://www.goodtobeageek.com, or email us at gamer@goodtobeageek.com. You can also email David at dlucier[at]goodtobeageek.com, email Jessa at jphillips[at]goodtobeageek.com.

 

Special thanks to Sterling for the use of his music in the podcast. Be sure to check out hisMagnatuneprofilepageto learn more about him and discover more of his music.

 

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