This week on The Gaming Outsider podcast, Scott and Josh welcome back John Mann from the Game Grinder podcast to discuss the latest news and happenings in the industry.
News this week includes Hyperkin launching a classic Gameboy handheld in an attempt to one up Nintendo themselves. Xbox One is getting a slew of new features in an upcoming firmware update. Also, 343 Studios is teasing some goodies for 2018, and it's NOT Halo 6.
Games we discuss this week are as follows:
We wrap it all up with our community topic centered around side quests. Are we fans of side quests or do we only want the main narrative? What are some of our favorite side quests? You'll hear from several folks in our Facebook community as well.
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Thanks and enjoy the show.
Our annual Game of the Year celebration is now live for your listening pleasure! The crew is excited to welcome back Robby Steltenpohl to the show to chime in and contribute to the discussion. Grant Henry from Stemage also makes a special appearance to deliver the final results for our overall picks.
Join us as we share our personal top ten lists, announce our overall Gaming Outsider game of the year, and share our picks for various special categories. We take a look back at our predictions we made for 2017 last year and see who was the most correct. Also, we make our predictions for 2018 as well by trying to predict the gaming landscape going into the new year.
This is a jam packed episode, so strap in and come reminisce over this amazing year for gaming.
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Thanks, enjoy the show, and have an excellent new year!