DC Comics and Warner Bros are planning multiple scripted superhero podcasts exclusive to the audio streaming service Spotify. Confirmed characters include Batman, Superman, Lois Lane, Wonder Woman, Catwoman, Katana, The Riddler, and Batgirl.Continue reading “News: A DC Podcast Universe is Launching, More Batman Unburied Details”
Sony’s 2020 annual report as been released, and along with the word ‘synergy’ being used close to 45 million times, it has given us a few interesting facts and figures about where the PlayStation 4 is at now, and what Sony’s gaming plans are for the future.
I don’t know about you, but for me it’s definitely to live out the thrill of seeing if I’ve ended up on team yellow or not.
Mediatonic’s Fall Guys: Ulitmate Knockout is a charming experience. An all you can eat buffet of diving finishes and fancy dress silliness. It’s also the most downloaded Playstation Plus game ever.
So is that all it’s got going for it, that it’s cute and silly? That may be why you tried the game to begin with, but is that why you keep coming back to it? People who have never got a win are continuing to play right along the players with double digit crowns and a developing god complex. Are we all slaves to this cutesy Nintendo-esque escapism?
I think it’s a little more than that, though.
You’re running through caves, obnoxious armor clipping through vital organs, clanking like a bag of change.
You come to a sudden stop. You begin to perspire.
There’s a muddy brown cave to your left…but then there’s a muddy brown cave to your right. If you’re having a real tough time, there’s also a muddy brown cave directly ahead of you. Any one of them could be the right way to go, and finding the right way first time would be terrible.
What do you do?
Congratuations, you’re playing an RPG!
Also, sorry. You’re about to experience levels of stress that you will somehow convince yourself is enjoyment for the next 50+ hours.