Good To Be A Gamer, Episode 116 – Week of 02/19/2012

Recorded 2/26/2012


David Lucier and Jessa Phillips feed your need to know with top stories from the video game industry. This week they bring you free video game rentals via Redbox, Netflix on PS Vita, a teaser trailer for Borderlands 2 on PS3, free-to-play Killzone 3 multiplayer and more!


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Free Video Game Rentals This Week At Redbox [Time Magazine]

Netflix Available on PS Vita at Launch [Netflix Blog]

Borderlands 2 for PS3: First Gameplay Trailer, Release Date Revealed [PlayStation Blog]

Killzone 3 Multiplayer Coming Free to a PlayStation Near You [Kotaku]

Joystick Labs Incubator Program Accepting Applications [Gamasutra]

Pokemon Black 2 & White 2 Announced [IGN]

Skyrim: Modern Dovahkiin [YouTube]

Mass Effect 3 Extended Trailer [Wired]
Related: Mass Effect 3 Demo: The First 20 Minutes [Eurogamer] –

Dear Esther 

Tim Schaeffer & Ron Gilbert Talk About Point n’ Click Gaming [2 Player Productions YouTube]


Independent Games Festival
San Francisco, CA
March 5-9, 2012
Public can now vote for the 2012 Audience Award winner!

Marriott Marquis – Atlanta, GA
March 16-18, 2012

PAX East
April 4-8, 2012

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