All Blog Posts Tagged 'EpicBattleCry' (104)

EpicBattleCry - Should You Get Into Game Journalism?

Today on EBC we tackle a tough question from Butch Greuel (@butchgreuel) about whether or not getting into gaming journalism is a smart career choice. Considering the changing landscape of both gaming and game journalism, this ended up being a rather interesting discussion that any aspiring game journalist should check out.

Got a question for the EpicBattleCry crew? Hit us up on Twitter via @EpicBattleAxe and tune in Monday-Friday to find out if…

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Added by Viking Brent on July 29, 2014 at 7:00am — 2 Comments

EpicBattleCry - Should Bungie's Destiny Should Come to PC ASAP?

Destiny is easily one of the most highly-anticipated games in the industry, but despite its obvious appeal to PC players, fans on that platform remain out in the cold. We kick off this week's editions of EpicBattleCry with a question from Christer Lindqvist (@ChristerLindqv1) about the potential arrival of Bungie's Destiny on the PC

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Added by Viking Brent on July 28, 2014 at 12:42pm — 8 Comments

EpicBattleCry - Will Dark Souls Sell Out Like Dead Space? [PLUS WEEKLY WRAP-UP]

Today, @Murdorain wants to know why big publishers don't care about core gamers? Is it inevitable that all franchises become watered-down vehicles for mass appeal? Is Dark Souls doomed to end up like Dead Space? We dare to peer into the future of core franchises on today's edition of Gaming's Most Brutal Podcast!

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Added by Viking Brent on July 25, 2014 at 7:00am — 14 Comments

EpicBattleCry - Are Alien: Isolation, Dragon Age: Origins, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor & More too much of a good thing?

On today's EpicBattleCry we field a question from Aaron (@_Aaron_17) about the embarrassment of riches that will be October's gaming release calendar. Are there TOO MANY good games coming out in one time frame? We discuss exactly how much this ROCKtober will Rock on today's edition of gaming's most brutal video podcast!

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Added by Daniel Kayser on July 24, 2014 at 7:36am — 12 Comments

EpicBattleCry - Are Next-Gen Consoles Boring Without VR?

@ADLangfield is bored and needs an infusion of immersion to liven up his next-gen experience. Will VR be the shot in the arm he needs and will he get his dose before succumbing to same-as-last-gen-itus? We break it down on today's edition of gaming's most brutal podcast!

Got a question for the EpicBattleCry crew? Hit us up on Twitter via @EpicBattleAxe and tune in Monday-Friday to find out if your Q gets an A on EBC!…

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Added by Viking Brent on July 23, 2014 at 7:24am — 7 Comments

EpicBattleCry - Early Access Games Are Coming To Consoles

Early Access games are coming to consoles and you're going to pay for them. How do we know this? Because Daniel Kayser can see the damn future. You might be skeptical, but that's only because you haven't tried our ectoplasm brownies. @Lavi1z swallows the magic pills and we make the case on today's episode of Gaming's Most Brutal podcast!

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Added by Viking Brent on July 22, 2014 at 7:00am — 2 Comments

EpicBattleCry - What's the Story?

HAPPY MONDAY! Today on EBC we discuss a question from Cole J. Miltenberger (@Colemanzilla) regarding story arcs in gaming. Should big franchises like Halo and Uncharted concluded their tales with main characters or continue on in a manner similar to Nintendo's heroes? We discuss on today's edition of EpicBattleCry!

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Added by Daniel Kayser on July 21, 2014 at 6:44am — 7 Comments

EpicBattleCry - The Best and Worst Things About the PS3/360 Era

Last generation brought many changes to the landscape of gaming. @stepheneast wants to know what we'd pick for the best and worst developments from the seventh console generation on today's edition of Gaming's Most Brutal Podcast!

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Added by Daniel Kayser on July 18, 2014 at 6:36am — 10 Comments

This Titanfall Match Brought to You by Mountain Dew?

Would YOU play games with in-world advertising? Would you mind seeing a Coke sign in a COD map, a Mountain Dew commercial in-between your Titanfall matches? That's what @Jagoou wants to know on today's edition of Gaming's Most Brutal Podcast!

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Added by Daniel Kayser on July 17, 2014 at 6:30am — 15 Comments

EpicBattleCry - Entering Uncharted Territory

Today Axe Head Member Alexander Arts (@alexander_arts) wants to know our thoughts on the future of Uncharted! We'll try not to Sully your hopes in this adventurous edition of EBC!

Got a question for the EpicBattleCry crew? Hit us up on Twitter via @EpicBattleAxe and tune in Monday-Friday to find out if your Q gets an A on EBC!…

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Added by Daniel Kayser on July 16, 2014 at 8:30am — 11 Comments

Building A New Generation of Gamers

With games like Minecraft having such a big impact on today's younger gamers, Axe Head Army member Zachary Clarke (@Eggerino) wants to know how the next generation of software developers will shape the industry. We construct our thoughts to debate the topic on today's EpicBattleCry!

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Added by Daniel Kayser on July 15, 2014 at 8:19am — 4 Comments

EpicBattleCry - Next Gen Hype

Do you own a PS3 or an Xbox One? Do you know WHY you own a PS3 or an Xbox One? Axe Head Army member @Gargaflaps poses a question to team EBC about the outrageously successful sales of both consoles despite their lack of viable software on today's EpicBattleCry!

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Added by Daniel Kayser on July 14, 2014 at 10:02am — 12 Comments

EpicBattleCry - When The Axelords Aren't Gaming... [Plus Weekly Wrap-Up]

Its Friday and we're finishing out the week with a question from @RJMBorland about our interests outside of gaming and whether there's any crossover with our beloved interactive entertainment. What do The Axelords do when we're not platforming, reloading, and leveling up? Quite a bit as it turns out!

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Added by Viking Brent on July 11, 2014 at 6:32am — 16 Comments

How will Hollywood A-listers change the course of the game industry?

Many games now feature celebrity voice-talent but with some titles capitalizing on A-List Hollywood actors, Iiro Lehtonen (‏@Murmelson) wants to know how that will change the game industry moving forward.

Got a question for the EpicBattleCry crew? Hit us up on Twitter via @EpicBattleAxe and tune in Monday-Friday to find out if your Q gets an A on EBC!

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Added by Viking Brent on July 10, 2014 at 5:45am — 5 Comments

Will CD Projekt Red Sell Out If The Witcher 3 Is Successful?

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is one of the most anticipated games in the industry, but will its potential success have a deeper meaning for developer CD Projekt Red? Claus Larsen (@Binky666) asks the crew if a big publisher will gobble up this great gaming company in the months and years ahead. We do do our best Pachter impression by making wild guesses for you to get mad…

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Added by Daniel Kayser on July 9, 2014 at 7:26am — 11 Comments

A Cap-complicated Situation...

As one of the longest running and most influential companies in gaming, Capcom is a name that everyone knows, but Axe Head Army member Izzy (@israelpacheco89) is wondering which of the big three companies would be the best to acquire them if in fact they were sold. Team EBC talks all things Capcom on today's edition of EpicBattleCry!

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Added by Daniel Kayser on July 8, 2014 at 7:40am — 15 Comments

EpicBattleCry: Nintendo, PlayStation, Xbox, PC? If you had to choose one, which one would it be?

EpicBattleCry kicks off its new daily format with a question from Tim Albers (@SunDancerGE) about choosing one gaming device to play on FOR THE REST OF YOUR LIFE! Daniel, Tony and Brent tackle this super tough question with all of the grace and poise of a ballerina balancing boats on the back of a…

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Added by Daniel Kayser on July 7, 2014 at 7:57am — 36 Comments

EpicBattleCry - E3 2014: Happy to Take #2

On this E3-fueled edition of EBC, the gang slices up our Top 3 picks from Sony and Nintendo's presentations at the 2014 Electronic Entertainment Expo. We've got Batman: Arkham Knight, No Man's Sky, Splatoon, and weaponized-pachyderms in this episode of gaming's most brutal podcast!…

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Added by Viking Brent on June 11, 2014 at 4:17am — 18 Comments

EpicBattleCry - Skirmish 238: Mortal Kombat Smoke Out

Pick up your press badge and stop badgering the booth babes, Team EBC is here to break down our biggest hopes and fears of E3 2014. Plus, Batman takes a back seat until 2015, Mortal Kombat is back again, Homefront heads to Philly and Watch Dogs watches Ubi’s bank account soar! All of that and…

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Added by Daniel Kayser on June 5, 2014 at 9:45am — 16 Comments

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The Axe Factor Poll!

Do YOU think console makers should keep it simple?
Yes, I need a controller, graphic horsepower, and an 'on' button...that's it 0%
Its not realistic to think mainstream consumers will buy a device that only does one thing0%
I actually like all the entertainment options and hope they can be balanced with gaming0%
Keeping it simple is fine, but if everyone does that then no one stands out; console makers half to also stand apart0%

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Axehead Assembly #41: Bill Paxton Appreciation Day

Prepare to mouth off like a bad-ass then shrivel like a coward when the shit hits the fan, because the Axehead Assembly is determined to go out in a foul mouthed blaze of glory!

This time on the Axehead Assembly, we continue on directly from last week's episode. So here you'll find the wrap up section…

EpicBattleCry - Should You Get Into Game Journalism?

Today on EBC we tackle a tough question from Butch Greuel (@butchgreuel) about whether or not getting into gaming journalism is a smart career choice. Considering the changing landscape of both gaming and game journalism, this ended up being a rather interesting discussion that any aspiring game journalist should check out.

Got a question for the EpicBattleCry crew? Hit us up on Twitter via @EpicBattleAxe and tune in Monday-Friday to find out if…

RE: Exclusive live scene from TLOU: One Night Live - Its time to grow up and stop acting entitled

Well, I was going to keep this short enough for a status but I wasn't able to manage it, so I decided to make a blog and boy did I run with it (I shouldn't be allowed near these things) So, here's my 10 cents worth:


I'm getting tired of hearing about 'internet rage' over game-related issues that really have nothing to do with what you deserve or what you are owed.


In this particular case, yet again fans of The Last Of Us are getting up in the grill of…

The Axe Factor 167: Things That Rhyme With 'Harry Dean Stanton'

Grab your flamethrower and cat-carrier, its The Axe Factor! This week, we check out CounterSpy, Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor, and Alien: Isolation. Then, we discuss why its so hard for console makers to keep it simple.

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EpicBattleCry - Should Bungie's Destiny Should Come to PC ASAP?

Destiny is easily one of the most highly-anticipated games in the industry, but despite its obvious appeal to PC players, fans on that platform remain out in the cold. We kick off this week's editions of EpicBattleCry with a question from Christer Lindqvist (@ChristerLindqv1) about the potential arrival of Bungie's Destiny on the PC

Got a question for the EpicBattleCry crew? Hit us up on Twitter via @EpicBattleAxe and tune in Monday-Friday to find…

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Journey PS4!!!

Started by MeatyPlasmaBaws in Game Discussions. Last reply by Aussie Legend 1 hour ago. 5 Replies

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Tags: PS4, Journey

Rocksmith

Started by Zoltan in Game Discussions. Last reply by Aussie Legend 1 hour ago. 5 Replies

Hail to the mighty Axehead Army!Let's discuss Rocksmith/Rocksmith 2014. For those of you who don't know: Rocksmith is a 'music video game', very similar to Guitar Hero. Instead of playing on plastic…Continue

Tags: music, guitar, rocksmith

Divinity Original Sin, best game I have played in 5+ years

Started by Eric in Game Discussions. Last reply by FistFencingChivalry 12 hours ago. 2 Replies

This game reignited my love for video games. That usually happens once every few years with me and this game has done it. I have sunk over 80 hours into this beast already (to be fair I have two…Continue

PS Plus August

Started by Aaron B in Game Discussions. Last reply by LordX 23 hours ago. 2 Replies

http://j.mp/1o8di5ZAccording to the above site, the PS Plus Line-Up for August should look something like this.(not sure if this site is credible, considering the…Continue

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