On this masterful edition of EBC we evaluate the recent reveal of Halo 5: Guardians by discussing what the game needs to do to push the series and the genre forward. Plus, Far Cry 4 is official, Fable Legends preps for E3, The Division gets delayed, Child of Light hits Vita and much, much more on this Plasma-powered edition of gaming’s most brutal video podcast!
TOPIC - SAY HALO TO XBOX ONE - With the recent announcement of Halo 5: Guardians, all eyes will be on Master Chief and Microsoft at this year’s E3 as gamers hope to learn how the latest entry in the storied franchise will fulfill the promise of next-gen gaming. What does Guardians need to do in order to push the series (and the genre) forward? What can we expect to see at E3 2014? We grab our plasma swords to slice and dice through this Halo-themed discussion on this edition of EBC.
MEMBER: Miguel Ramos
Hi guys good show. I'm the first one to applaud any change that is consumer friendly, either because of the initiative of a company, low sales, because of user backlash or because of the competition. It's great. No matter if it's an 180, or whatever. Better to admit to the mistakes made and improve, than to be deaf and blind, holding to your guns just for the sake of "being right". But... when will Microsoft learn to shut the f**** up? Their big mouths is what puts them on the spot. Even now Microsoft Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer Yusuf Mehdi says that the XBox One is selling less than the PS4 because people enjoy the 360 more than the PS3. Really? Come on! Haven't you learned to just shut up? These policy changes look ridiculous just because they said they would not do it. The same thing with the first 180, they said it couldn't be done, and then they did it. Microsoft has a mouth too big to their own good. But hey, at least they are moving in the right direction.