The Axe Factor 141: Chocolate Peanut Butter Sex

Aim for the awkward silence, its The Axe Factor! This week, we revel in VGX reveals for No Man's Sky and Tales from the Borderlands. Then, we weigh in on the recent documentary How Video Games Changed the World! 

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This Week:

What We’re Watching:

No Man’s Sky 

Snowdrop Next-Gen Engine - Tom Clancy’s The Division

Tales from the Borderlands - A Telltale Games Series Announcement

 

What We’re Reading:

TV Review: How Video Games Changed the World

How Videogames Changed the World

 

What We’re Playing:

Beyond Two Souls

SWTOR

Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag

Zen Pinball Star Wars (Vita)

Battlefield 4

 

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Comment by Tim Albers on December 10, 2013 at 3:48am

sadly "How Videogames Changed the World" has been removed by user... :(

Comment by Christer Lindqvist on December 10, 2013 at 4:22am
Noes. No download link Sir ;-)
Comment by Kuldorn on December 10, 2013 at 4:38am

You can watch 'How Videogames Changed The World' via 4oD here: http://www.channel4.com/programmes/charlie-brooker-videogames-chang...

Completely free service.

Comment by ratty redemption on December 10, 2013 at 4:39am

please provide a download guys.

Comment by TheRealGamer on December 10, 2013 at 4:41am
I thought I was confused or my phone has gone crazy but yeah there is no download link.
Comment by Tim Albers on December 10, 2013 at 4:44am

@Kuldorn sadly not available in germany... :S

Comment by Viking Brent on December 10, 2013 at 5:02am

download link fixed

Comment by best_jeppe on December 10, 2013 at 5:10am

@Kuldorn: I can't watch the documentary at Channel4 because it is not available in my region (Sweden) :(

Comment by ratty redemption on December 10, 2013 at 6:21am

@ brent, thanks man.

Comment by GaddGeneral on December 10, 2013 at 6:37am

Great Episode, I know I mentioned this last week but give this a watch Charlie Brooker trying to introduce video gaming to Channel 4 news anchor http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-FLVjfFKy58

BTW I thought it was good to see celebrities (albeit UK celebrities)  actually showing interest in videos games unlike what you usually see at VGA's where they don't seem to give a shit

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