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June 5, 2020
WWE Superstar Xavier Woods AKA UpUpDownDown's Austin Creed joins Blessing to talk about Infinity Ward's COD plan to combat racism, GTA Online going offline, and the return of Kingdoms of Amalur! FOLLOW XAVIER WOODS: http://www.twitter.com/xavierwoodsphd http://www.youtube.com/upupdowndown
June 3, 2020
Blessing is joined by Married To The Games' Gabe Patillo to discuss Sega's new micro console. FOLLOW GABE PATILLO: https://twitter.com/mttgcast https://www.patreon.com/mttg https://www.marriedtothegames.com/ Time Stamps - 00:00:00 - Gabe Patillo is back! 00:08:30 - Housekeeping The Kinda Funny Games Showcase is back, but it’s called the Guerilla Collective! As you know, we’ve teamed up with our friends at the Media Indie Exchange to do a three-day showcase featuring nearly 90 games! It all kicks off Saturday at 10 am PT on twitch.tv/guerrillacollective! Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Conner Nolan, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:11:00 - Sega announces the Game Gear Micro - Sam Byford @ The Verge 00:17:30 - Sega has clearly punked me with their Game Gear for ants. Jokes aside, do you take this as a sign from Sega? Reaffirming that they are not interested in entering the console war? - Best Friends Q:Mark Heath 00:21:02 - Nintendo is reportedly ‘double-matching’ employee donations to anti-racism causes - Andy Robinson @ Video Games Chronicle 00:26:30 - Cyberpunk 2077’s Night City Wire event has been delayed - Stephanie Nunneley 00:36:40 - Pokemon Sword and Shield: Isle of Armor Gets new details - Jordan Oloman @ IGN 00:41:35 - Out today 00:47:00 - Brooklinen Reader mail - 00:48:24 - We are now at the point in these protests where companies are putting out official statements on this country's systemic racism. Are there any companies you especially feel knocked out of the park and on the other end, do you feel any company especially whiffed? - Gondors Condor https://www.benjerry.com/about-us/media-center/dismantle-white-supremacy 00:54:30 - Squad Up: Blake(Xbox/PC) - Bear73tx 00:55:20 - Shout-out: Who is a black voice in the industry that you want to highlight and give a shout-out 00:56:49 - Required Reading: Game Publisher Cancels Contract With Developer, Then Tries to Poach Its Entire Team by Jason Schreier @ Bloomberg https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-06-03/kerbal-space-program-2-release-disrupted-by-corporate-strife 00:58:15 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and WWE Superstar Xavier Woods
June 2, 2020
Blessing is joined by Spawn On Me's Kahlief Adams to discuss the delayed PS5 event and more. FOLLOW KAHLIEF ADAMS: https://twitter.com/Kahjahkins https://twitter.com/spawnonme https://twitch.tv/spawnonme https://www.youtube.com/spawnonme https://www.patreon.com/spawnonme Time Stamps - 00:14:22 - Housekeeping The great big Kinda Funny Core stream is THIS Thursday! Manticore Games will join us on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames to announce the winners of the Kinda Funny Game Jam prizes! Andy and Greg will then hang out and play the winning games. You can enter now at kindafunny.com/gamejam The Kinda Funny Games Showcase is back, but it’s called the Guerilla Collective! As you know, we’ve teamed up with our friends at the Media Indie Exchange to do a three-day showcase featuring nearly 90 games! It all kicks off Saturday at 10 am PT on twitch.tv/guerrillacollective! Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Conner Nolan, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:15:14 - They did it. This week’s PS5 event has been postponed From @PlayStation on Twitter 00:21:08 - Should EA and CDPR cancel their events next week? - Best Friends Q:Scott 00:27:20 - Speaking of delays, Call of Duty is delaying their new seasons - Adam Bankhurst @ IGN 00:35:31 - The Last of Us Part 2 has around 60 different accessibility features - Rebekah Valentine @ GiBiz 00:43:38 - WWE 2K22 is looking at Smackdown and No Mercy for inspiration - Andy Robinson @ Video Games Chronicle 00:48:28 - Out today 00:52:00 - Reader mail - 00:55:00 - We've seen a number of gaming companies publicly share their support for the black community and acknowledging the magnitude of the moment we are in. There has been a noticeable exception though—Nintendo - Daisy 01:02:01 - Torbannok(PS4) - Torbannok 01:0315: - Shout-out: Who is a black voice in the industry that you want to highlight and give a shout-out 01:05:00 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Gabe Patillo from Married to the Games
June 1, 2020
Blessing is joined by Parris Lilly of GamerTag Radio to talk about the final The Last of Us Part II previews. Time Stamps - 00:08:00 - Housekeeping The PS5 Event is happening THIS THURSDAY. We’ll be reacting to it live right here on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames at 1 pm PT, with a post-show discussing everything revealed. Don’t miss it! The great big Kinda Funny Core stream is also this Thursday! After the PS5 Reveal Event Post-Show, Manticore Games will join us on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames to announce the winners of the Kinda Funny Game Jam prizes! Andy and Greg will then hang out and play the winning games. Enter now at kindafunny.com/gamejam Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Conner Nolan, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:09:30 - The Last of Us Part 2 final previews are up 00:20:40 - Xbox Series X IS on track for a worldwide launch this holiday - James Batchelor @ GiBiz 00:26:30 - Could we be getting Prey VR? - Jordan Oloman @ IGN 00:31:07 - Pokemon Sword & Shield News is coming tomorrow - Joe Skrebels @ IGN 00:33:25 - Out today 00:36:30 - Reader mail - 00:37:30 - I’m curious as to whether you guys think Sony will/should push its PS5 event on Thursday - Patrick Higgins 00:42:13 - What do you think Nintendo’s major E3 style reveal for holiday 2020 is going to be?? - The Devmeister 00:48:30 - Squad Up: The Devmeister(Switch): SW-8247-7649-7098 00:48:55 - ONE OF THEM ROTATIN’ SEGMENTS 00:52:30 - You‘re Wrong This week’s hosts: Tuesday: Blessing & Kahlief Adams of Spawn on Me (who makes great ribs in the oven) Wednesday: Gabe from Married to the Games Thursday: The Commish and WWE Superstar Xavier Woods Friday: Kahlief Adams is back to dig into the PS5 news!
May 29, 2020
IT'S HAPPENING! June 4th, PlayStation is showing us PS5 games. Alanah Pearce from Funhaus talks to Greg about the big news! Time Stamps - 00:03:02 - Housekeeping IT’S OUR 700TH EPISODE! We’ll close out the show with Kenny Belou’s traditional stat breakdown. It’s Kinda Funhaus week! We’re doing all sorts of crossover content with our pals at Funahus, like this episode of KFGD, but to catch the full rundown, head over to kindafunny.com/funhaus tlou Our huge Predator stream is today! 2 pm PT twitch.tv/kindafunnygames! Today our only sponsors are our Patreon Producers, so please be like them and head over to patreon.com/kindafunnygames to support this show, get it ad-free, and get the exclusive post show. Thank you MOHAMMED MOHAMMED and BLACK JACK. The Roper Report - 00:06:54 - PS5 Event Next week, Jim Ryan 00:16:00 - The PS5 event is next Thursday. Assuming it's what we all hope, does this mean preorders will open soon? - Best Friends Q:Marc Starvaggi 00:20:15 - Do you think this event will parallel the PS4 reveal, which was great but widely criticized for not, you know, revealing the box? - Best Friends Q:Malcontent Ronin 00:32:50 - Kojima Had a Major Project Fall Through, Death Stranding was a Success, Andy Robinson @ VGC 00:38:00 - Out today 00:45:00 - Twitch Prime Reader mail - 00:49:35 - - Borzen00 00:55:31 - Squad Up: Lucas(PS4) - Universe616luke 00:56:10 - EPISODE 700 STATS FROM KENNY BELOU 00:59:00 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: MONDAY: Blessing and Tim TUESDAY: Blessing and Imran
May 28, 2020
Blessing is joined by Funhaus' Adam Kovic to talk about brand new details revolving around Xbox Series X Backwards Compatibility. Time Stamps - 00:03:15 - Housekeeping It’s Kinda Funhaus week! We’re doing all sorts of crossover content with our pals at Funahus, like this episode of KFGD featuring Alanah Pearce. To catch the full rundown, head over to kindafunny.com/funhaus. We have a huge Predator: Hunting Grounds Stream tomorrow. 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Black Jack, Al Tribesman The Roper Report - 00:05:11 - Xbox Series X aims to be the most compatible console - Blog Post by Jason Ronald, Director of Program Management for Xbox Series X 00:16:56 - Do you think a feature like this, where ALL games run better on the Series X at launch and not just Series X games, will make the console a Day 1 buy for many, many more people? - Best Friends Q: The Nano Biologist 00:31:40 - Iron Man VR has Gone GOLD 00:39:38 - Apex Legends Season 5 Off to the Best Start of Any Season to Date 00:46:10 - Your PS Plus Games have been revealed - PS blog 00:50:30 - Out today Reader mail - 00:54:10 - A recent presser for Xbox has told us that Xbox Series X will have the biggest and best line-up in Xbox history, and it will all be led by Halo Infinite. While I am a huge Xbox fanboy, can we agree that this may be too much pressure for one studio? - The Nano Biologist 01:01:08 - Squad Up: RobbyRob(PS4) - RobbyRobPlays 01:01:50- You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg and Alanah Thanks for the support!
May 27, 2020
Kinda Funhaus week continues as Blessing and Alanah Pearce talk about a possible incoming PlayStation 5 event, Grand Theft Auto 6, and more! Time Stamps - 00:05:00 - Housekeeping It’s Kinda Funhaus week! We’re doing all sorts of crossover content with our pals at Funahus, like this episode of KFGD featuring Alanah Pearce. To catch the full rundown, head over to kindafunny.com/funhaus. Later today, we’re reacting live to The Last of Us Part 2 State of Play stream. That’s happening right here on Twitch.tv/KindaFunnyGames at 1pm pacific. LATER later today, we’re doing another sponsored Predator Hunting Grounds stream. Join me, Greg, Nick, Andy, and Fran as we hunt each other DOWN on Twitch.tv/KindaFunnyGames at 4pm pacific. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Black Jack, Al Tribesman The Roper Report - 00:08:03 - Could we finally be getting that PS5 event next week? - Jason Schreier & Takashi Mochizuki @ Bloomberg 00:19:32 - When do you think Sony would make the announcement confirming it? - Best Friends Q:The 5 Star Man 00:26:07 - Is GTA 6 coming in 2023? - Jeff Grubb @ VentureBeat 00:33:59 - Silent Hill is BACK, kind of - Michael McWhertor @ GamesRadar 00:36:28 - Is there a horror character (either from movies or games) that you would like to see join the game? Also what could this mean for Silent Hill as a franchise? Does this add to, or take away from, the rumors of Konami selling the IP? - Best Friends Q:The 5 Star Man 00:42:08 - BlizzCon is cancelled - Blog post 00:48:45 - League of Legends is adding in-game advertising - Brendain Sinclair 00:54:30 - Out today Reader mail - 00:57:00 - It makes sense with GTA V still being in the top games sold each year and red dead redemption 2 still selling well. However, it leads me to ask, what will they release in between now and then? - Frankfurtter 01:00:26 - Could developers choose to forgo motion capture and using a live orchestra in favor of key animation and synthetic orchestra in order to be able to get their game out quicker? - anakinjmt 01:07:00 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts:Blessing and Adam Kovic
May 26, 2020
Time Stamps - 00:04:00 - Housekeeping It’s Kinda Funhaus week! We’re doing all sorts of crossover content with our pals at Funahus, like this episode of KFGD, but to catch the full rundown, head over to kindafunny.com/funhaus PLUS we have a crossover shirt: https://store.roosterteeth.com/products/funhaus-x-kinda-funny-t-shirt?variant=32052811530288 On top of that, TWO big sponsored Predator: Hunting Grounds stream this week -- Wednesday @ 4 pm and Friday @ 2 pm for three hours! twitch.tv/kindafunnygames The Roper Report - 00:07:50 - THE LAST OF US PART II ROCK-BLOCK 00:30:11 - No Man’s Sky Comes to Xbox Game Pass, Windows 10 PC 00:33:05 - IGN Summer of Gaming Detailed, Joe Skrebbels 00:42:48 - Damn Dataminers! 00:48:00 - Out today 00:56:40 - Squad Up: Mark Freeman(Community Zoom Twitter) - @theindieboy1 twitter 00:58:06 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts:Blessing and Alanah
May 22, 2020
Greg and Tim go over April's INSANE NPD numbers and talk about Final Fantasy VII Remake's success. Time Stamps - 00:05:00 - Housekeeping REMEMBER: We’re doing a Core Game Jam - kindafunny.com/gamejam - $100 gets donated to Extra Life for every game submitted. To enter, publish a new game on the Core platform in one of four categories: party game, (kinda) funniest game, retro game, and pop-culture inspired game. There’s $5k in prizes, head to kindafunny.com/gamejam Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Black JackAl Tribesman The Roper Report - 00:09:10 - April 2020 NPD Numbers are Insane, Jeff Grubb @ venturebeat GAMES 00:25:00 - Ghost of Tsushima Update, Dorno @ IGN 00:29:20 - As a Sekiro fan, i'm excited to hear that it will be difficult and grounded. You take a couple hits, you're dead. But, for people like yourselves who aren't fans of hyper difficult gameplay like a Soulsborne or Sekiro game, does this turn you off of the game? - Best Friends Q:The Nano Biologist 00:34:15 - Maneater Review Round-Up 00:39:12 - Summer Games Fest has two more showcases! 00:45:08 - Naughty Dog Using Twitter’s New Feature to Fight Spoilers, Matt Kim @ IGN 00:44:20 - Brooklinen 00:45:30 - Express VPN 00:47:08 - Out today Reader mail - 00:50:05 - The Kingdom Hearts TV series is reportedly in development and may be a show for Disney +. I just wanna know, Kingdom Hearts expert Tim, is how much of a dumpster trash fire you think this will be? - The Nano Biologis 00:52:48 - What games from the PS4/Xbox One era do you feel are must-play? - Michael Kennedy Gauthier 00:54:45 - Squad Up: Frankfurtter(Life) 00:55:50 - You‘re Wrong Next Week’s Hosts: MONDAY: We’re off TUESDAY: Greg and Adam Kovic WEDNESDAY: Blessing and Alanah THURSDAY: Blessing and Adam Kovic FRIDAY: Greg and Alanah
May 21, 2020
Blessing and Greg talk about an astounding 93 games that Take Two is working on and answer the question: "Is it possible to play everything?" Time Stamps - 00:04:50 - Housekeeping WE’RE STREAMING CORE TODAY AT 1:30pm pacific, AND THEN RIGHT AFTER, ANDY AND BLESS ARE STREAMING AMAZON’S NEW GAME CRUCIBLE. That’s all happening on Twitch.tv/KindaFunnyGames. REMEMBER: We’re doing a Core Game Jam - kindafunny.com/gamejam - $100 gets donated to Extra Life for every game submitted. To enter, publish a new game on the Core platform in one of four categories: party game, (kinda) funniest game, retro game, and pop-culture inspired game. There’s $5k in prizes, head to kindafunny.com/gamejam 10-year anniversary of ModNation Racers Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Black JackAl Tribesman The Roper Report - 00:07:15 - Take-Two plans to release 93 games in the next 5 years - Rebekah Valentine @ GIBiz 00:18:20 - Are we approaching a time when keeping up with the latest and greatest games from the major publishers will be impossible? - Best Friends Q:The Nano Biologist 00:36:45 - Valorant has release date and progress is getting wiped 00:39:15 - Could we see the return of that Scott Pilgrim game? - Jordan Oloman @ IGN 00:41:48 - Id Software is removing anti-cheat from Doom Eternal on PC - Julia Lee @ Polygon 00:44:30 - Out today 00:54:10 - Reader mail - 00:56:50 - What if EA's unannounced sports game is a new Fight Night game? - SubZero23 01:05:20 - Squad Up: anakinjmt(Online) - https://store.collarandelbowbrand.com/collections/mens/products/beast 01:08:02 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts:Greg and Tim
May 20, 2020
Time Stamps - 00:06:50 - Housekeeping REMEMBER: We’re doing a Core Game Jam - kindafunny.com/gamejam - $100 gets donated to Extra Life for every game submitted. To enter, publish a new game on the Core platform in one of four categories: party game, (kinda) funniest game, retro game, and pop-culture inspired game. There’s $5k in prizes, head to kindafunny.com/gamejam 10-year anniversary of ModNation Racers Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Black JackAl Tribesman The Roper Report - 00:09:40 - This Year’s COD is Black Ops Cold War, Tom Phillips @ Eurogamer 00:22:10 - CD Projekt Red Topples Ubisoft, Bartosz Sobczak @ GameplayMechanix.com 00:33:35 - Gears of War 3 on PS3, Stephen Totilo @ Kotaku 00:37:35 REQUIRED READING: This Is What Happens When a Video Game Leaks 00:40:39 - Embracer Group has 69 Unannounced Games, Jordan Oloman @ IGN 00:46:25 - #RELEASETHESNYDERCUT Henry Cavill Easter Egg in Total War, Richard Scott-Jones @ PCGamesN 00:49:40 - Out today 00:52:30 - Reader mail - 00:55:28 - Do you think we will see more instances of genre specific conferences this year or in the future in general? - The Sheep Whisper 00:58:48 - Does Splinter Cell no longer have the franchise value to Ubisoft it once did? - anakinjmt 01:05:55 - Squad Up: Mark Freeman(Zoom) - @theindieboy1 (twitter) 01:07:33 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Gre g
May 19, 2020
Blessing and Imran talk about the new report that Assassin's Creed Valhalla is actually BIGGER than previous games. Time Stamps - 00:03:00 - Housekeeping REMEMBER: We’re doing a Core Game Jam - kindafunny.com/gamejam - $100 gets donated to Extra Life for every game submitted. To enter, publish a new game on the Core platform in one of four categories: party game, (kinda) funniest game, retro game, and pop-culture inspired game. There’s $5k in prizes, head to kindafunny.com/gamejam Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Black Jack, Al Tribesman The Roper Report - 00:05:41 - Assassin's Creed Valhalla will actually be bigger than Odyssey - Lauren Morton @ RockPaperShotgun 00:25:20 - Last of Us Part 2 Special Edition PS4 has been revealed - Joe Skrebels @ IGN 00:29:30 - Is Sony banking on the interest of people who still don't own a PS4? - Best Friends Q:Ricky Mcflyy 00:32:08 - We now know even more about Ghost of Tsushima 00:38:48 - PlayStation Now reaches 2.2m subscribers - Matthew Handrahan @ GiBIZ 00:44:55 - Out today 00:49:30 - Reader mail - 00:52:01 - Sony says that the PS5 lineup will be revealed “soon”. What do you guys think they’ll announce first? - Weissmark 00:58:52 - Are there any games you’d like to see the script for? - MaDogNik96 (from Massachusetts) 01:01:50 - Squad Up:Jack Martin(PSN) - FascinatedJack 01:02:28 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts:Greg and Gary Whitta
May 18, 2020
Blessing and Tim discuss a new Respawn studio and also ask the question, is it too late for Anthem? Time Stamps - 0:03:00 - Housekeeping Next week is Kinda Funhaus week! - Tim tell us a bit about what’s going on REMEMBER: We’re doing a Core Game Jam - kindafunny.com/gamejam - $100 gets donated to Extra Life for every game submitted. To enter, publish a new game on the Core platform in one of four categories: party game, (kinda) funniest game, retro game, and pop-culture inspired game. There’s $5k in prizes, head to kindafunny.com/gamejam Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Black Jack, Al Tribesman The Roper Report - 00:07:10 - Anthem is still being worked on - Mathew Handrahan @ GIBiz 00:19:49 - Respawn’s opening a second studio to focus on Apex Legends - Rebekah Valentine @ GIBiz 00:28:50 - Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1&2 won’t have microtransactions at launch - Jordan Oloman @ IGN 00:32:02 - - Best Friends Q:The Nano Biologist 00:39:40 - Ubisoft Sues Apple and Google Over Mobile Rainbow Six Siege Clone - Jordan Oloman @ IGN 00:41:50 - You Can Play A New Dance Dance Revolution In Your Browser Right Now - Ethan Gach @ Kotaku 00:44:20 - A quick one: Gamescom Opening Night Live is now happening August 27th 00:44:40 - Out today 00:45:30 - Brooklinen 00:46:26 - Express VPN Reader mail - 00:48:41 - Do you think there’s a possibility that we could get to play as Spider-Man on the PlayStation version of the game. - Bravesfan88 00:51:33 - Squad Up: Jeff Liewer(PC) - Hadescouncil 00:52:00 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Imran
May 15, 2020
Greg and Blessing talk about how Ghost of Tsushima was supposed to be revealed last month, Xbox and Unreal Engine 5, and more! Time Stamps - 00:06:02 - Housekeeping Core Game Jam - kindafunny.com/gamejam - $100 to Extra Life for every game submitted. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Black Jack, Al Tribesman The Roper Report - 00:10:00 - Ghost of Tsushima’s Reveal is a Month Late 00:22:50 - Xbox on Unreal Engine 5 00:29:20 - Control’s Next DLC Explains More of Alan Wake, Reiner @ GI 00:41:00 - Three major DLCs for Nioh 2, Team Ninja’s Tom Lee 00:44:00 - HIMS 00:46:00 - Out today Reader mail - 00:48:00 - What fictional or historical cities, countries or worlds would you like to explore from a video game? - Frankfurtter 00:54:40 - Thought on Ghost the day after - Quickjab/The Nano Biologist 01:06:39 - You‘re Wrong
May 14, 2020
Blessing and Tim talk about the return of Paper Mario with Paper Mario: The Origami King. Time Stamps - 00:02:00 - Housekeeping We’re reacting to the Ghost of Tsushima State of Play. That’s happening today at 1pm pt on Twitch.tv/KindaFunnyGames. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Black Jack, Al Tribesman The Roper Report - 00:03:30 - Paper Mario is BACK - Adam Bankhurst @ IGN 0015:10: - I understand that no one will ever EVER understand Nintendo but why a tweet? - Best Friends Q:Frankfurtter 00:25:25 - Vince Zampella says Titanfall is not in development - Ryan Mcaffrey @ IGN 00:33:15 - Ubisoft has some big things planned - Rebekah valentine @ GiBiz 00:40:30 - EVO’s 2020 lineup has been revealed with a notable game missing - Jordan Oloman @ IGN 00:46:20 - Scavengers Studio ends active development on Darwin Project - Alissa McAloon @ Gamasutra 00::48 20- A Greg Joint: Fallout 76 has announced a 2020 Roadmap - Email Press release 00:54:00 - Out today 00:55:45 - HIMS Reader mail - 00:57:20 - How badly will this affect next gen console sales? - Nick M 01:05:10 - Squad Up:Scannerz(Xbox) - Peregrine1313 01:05:50 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg and Blessing
May 13, 2020
Epic Games came through with the HOTNESS today, so let's talk about the amazing PS5 demo, Fortnite being a next-gen launch title, and SO much more! Time Stamps - 00:04:00 - Housekeeping We won the Gamers vs Cancer American Cancer Society Tournament! Thank you for all of your support! Ghost of Tsushima State of Play tomorrow -- watch live with us! 1 pm PT twitch.tv/kindafunnygames Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Black Jack, Al Tribesman The Roper Report - 00:07:30 - Epic CEO Tim Sweeney says the PS5 is so impressive it’s ‘going to help drive future PCs’ Nick Statt @ The Verge 00:28:10 - As with all tech demos, should we temper our expectations? - Best Friends Q:Midnight Owl 00:40:10 - PS5 On track, PlayStation Plus Killing, Matthew Handrahan @ GIB 00:43:00 - Phil Spencer Says 2021 Games Are More Likely to feel the Pandemic, Mathew Olson @ USG 00:44:50 - Do you think 2021 will be a dry year for video games? - Best Friends Q:TheFinalBossFight 00:51:05 - Fortnite is a PS5, Xbox Series X Launch Game, Eddie @ GameSpot 00:54:15 - Animal Crossing is the best selling Switch game EVER in Japan, James Batchelor 00:56:19 - Square won’t do a showcase this year, Smaller events, Bloomberg’s Takashi Mochizuki 01:02:30 - Out today 01:07:10 - Squad Up: Apex Season 5 - 6:30 pm - twitch.tv/andycortez 01:07:40 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Tim
May 12, 2020
Blessing and Imran talk about PlayStation Studios, an upcoming State of Play, a rumomred October launch for PS5 and more. Time Stamps - 00:02:00 - Housekeeping Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Black Jack, Al Tribesman The Roper Report - 00:03:00 - State of Play’s next episode is dedicated to Ghost of Tsushima 00:12:20 - Sony has announced PlayStation Studios - Christopher Dring @ GamesIndustry.biz 00:17:40 - Do you possibly see a PlayStation Studios game release on another platform? - Best Friends Q:MaDogNik96 (from Massachusetts) 00:21:15 - Could we be getting a hint at something from these two properties potentially coming with the PS5? - Best Friends Q:The Nano Biologist 00:25:28 - Is PlayStation coming in October? - Joe Skrebels @ IGN 00:28:05 - Will Xbox release at a similar time or will they release in November like usual? - Best Friends Q:William Symons 00:31:40 - Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Will Run 'at a Minimum of 30 FPS' on Xbox Series X - Jordan Oloman @ IGN The Nano Biologist 00:43:05 - Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater is BACK BABY - Jonathon Dornbush @ IGN 00:48:10 - With Geoff saying that tomorrow will be "one of the most important events" for Summer Games Fest what do you expect to see there? What announcement would make the event a success for as much hyped as it is getting now? - Best Friends Q:Frankfurtter 00:53:00 - Arnold Schwarzenegger is coming to Predator Hunting Grounds - Jared Gerritzen, Chief Creative Officer, Illfonic @ PS Blog 00:59:28 - HIMS 01:01:02 - Out today Reader mail - 01:04:50 - Is there such a thing as revealing a game too early? - Roughfluff 01:10:25 - Squad Up: Blake(PS4) - badams289 01:10:59 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts:Greg and Tim
May 11, 2020
Greg and Blessing talk about the backlash to Inside Xbox's "gameplay," the fact that the next Horizon will look good (lol), and more! Time Stamps - 00:01:30 - Housekeeping Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Black Jack, Al Tribesman The Roper Report - 00:02:40 - The Elder Scrolls 6: Next News Will Likely Be 'Years From Now' - Joe Skrebels @ IGN 00:16:45 - Guerrilla Collective, a Huge Indie Games Showcase has been Announced for June - Joe Skrebels @ IGN 00:22:20 - Does the announcement of this conference prod deeper into the rumor that Sony will be doing some sort of announcement on June 4th? Or do you think it'll be sooner? - Best Friends Q:Frankfurtter 00:24:00 - Ubisoft announces “Ubisoft Forward” 00:28:35 - Former Titanfall and Apex Legends Devs have Started a New Studio “Gravity Well” - Alessandro Barbosa @ Gamespot 00:32:10 - Mafia announcements are incoming 00:36:35 - The PlayStation Store has been suspended in China - Vikki Blake @ Eurogamer 00:38:50 - Out today Reader mail - 00:41:40 - If the Mario 64 for Switch rumor for this year is true, do you think this means there won't be a possibility for the N64 library coming to Switch Online? - ZOMBIEHIGHX23 00:46:40 - Shoutou to Kyle! - It doesn't matter 00:47:20 - - Ignacio Rojas 00:57:40 - Squad Up:Chris(PS4) - snodude44 00:58:10 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts:Blessing and Imran
May 8, 2020
Greg and Blessing talk about the backlash to Inside Xbox's "gameplay," the fact that the next Horizon will look good (lol), and more! Time Stamps - 00:06:00 - Housekeeping Thank you for going to the Core stream, PLEASE go to kindafunny.com/gamejam! Win prizes, earn us Extra Life money! Predator: Hunting Grounds stream today at 3 p.m. PT. twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. If you missed Al’s video, it’s on ytkfg tomorrow. I’m in the finals of the American Cancer Society Gamers v Cancer tournament. The Millers for Mizzou Borderlands 3 Party is Saturday night at 8 pm pt on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Black Jack, Al Tribesman The Roper Report - 00:10:40 - Xbox Event Responses 00:26:10 - will all the changes be behind the surface like more detailed AI, more expansive worlds, no loading screens, etc.? - Best Friends Q:BJ Bernardo 00:21:50 - - Best Friends Q:The Nano Biologist 00:29:45 - We now have Nintendo Online Number, Kevin @ GameSpot 00:33:48 - Horizon Zero Dawn 2 Will Feature “Industry Benchmark Graphics”, Jake Bishop @ Respawn First 00:35:00 - The Detroit Lions Announced their Schedule… in Animal Crossing 00:38:35 - LESS THAN SHOCKING ROUND-UP 00:44:02 - Out today 00:47:00 - MANSCAPED Reader mail - 00:51:10 - Do you think Sony will come out swinging and do a full reveal of the PlayStation 5 alongside possible first party announcements such as Horizon and SpiderMan 2 and obviously most anticipated of all Knack 3? - Alex Brown 00:54:30 - Squad Up: Alec Bobko(Stadia) - Albob875 00:55:10 - You‘re Wrong Next week’s Hosts: MONDAY: Blessing and Tim TUESDAY: Blessing and Imran WEDNESDAY: Greg and Gary THURSDAY: Blessing and Tim FRIDAY: Blessing and Greg
May 7, 2020
Blessing and Tim talk about the big sales of the Nintendo Switch along with recapping today's Inside Xbox. Time Stamps - 00:03:00 - Housekeeping THE CORE STREAM IS HAPPENING TODAY! Core is the game where you whip up your own multiplayer video games, publish them, and play them with the world. TODAY at 3 p.m. PT join Greg, Andy, and the developers of Core as they make games and test them out with you. That’s right go download the Core Alpha right now at coregames.com and you can play whatever they create LIVE on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. Follow @CoreGames on Twitter for updates! Our live reaction to today’s Inside Xbox is now up on Youtube.com/KindaFunnygames Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed,Black Jack, Al Tribesman The Roper Report - 00:04:30 - Nintendo Switch has surpassed 55 Million in Sales - Matthew Handrahan @ GIBiz 00:19:20 - It’s time for the Inside XBOX Roundup 00:25:45 - Do you think this will become more commonplace for Smart Delivery from big publishers not wanting to lose out on potential revenue? - Best Friends Q:Robert Mimms 00:35:40 - Xbox Series X boxart? - Best Friends Q:Eamon in DC (pronounced a-men) 00:38:20 - Could Mass Effect Trilogy finally be coming - Sherif Saed @ VG247 00:40:20 - According to an article on VentureBeat from Jeff Grubb, buried in data from a financial call, is apparent confirmation that EA will be remastering the Mass Effect trilogy this fiscal year. I’ve heard these rumors for years but this seems more credible than the usual. How likely do you think this is to be true, finally, after all these years of us superfans clamoring for it? - Best Friends Q:Demon King Oda 00:41:28 - Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is not the biggest game in the franchise - Joe Skrebels @ IGN 00:47:00 - Out today Reader mail - 00:51:50 - With today's inside Xbox’s mediocre show, I was wondering - why have videos like this? - Anthony Corbett 01:00:10 - Squad Up: Alex Brown(PlayStation) - alexjackbrown 01:01:30 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Greg
May 6, 2020
Blessing and Gary Whitta talk about EA's big year and news that Cyberpunk 2077 will let you customize your genitals. Time Stamps - 00:07:07 - Housekeeping THE CORE STREAM IS HAPPENING! Core is the game where you whip up your own multiplayer video games, publish them, and play them with the world. THURSDAY at 3 p.m. PT join Greg, Andy, and the developers of Core as they make games and test them out with you. That’s right go download the Core Alpha right now at coregames.com and you can play whatever they create LIVE on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. Follow @CoreGames on Twitter for updates! Our reaction to the new Last of Us 2 story trailer is now up on Youtube.com/KindaFunnygames Remember: We’re reacting live to this week’s Inside Xbox as they show off games for next gen. That’s happening TOMORROW at 8am Pacific right here on Twitch.tv/KindaFunnyGames. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:09:20 - EA is having a big year - Rebekah Valentine @ GIBiz 00:21:35 - EA has announced that their upcoming games can be upgraded for free for next gen systems on the PS5 and Series X. Now we know that Xbox has their Smart Delivery system, and this is where I get into my two questions, but could this be the first sign that Sony has a similar idea up their sleeve? Finally, with the idea of upgrading games for free for new consoles, do you believe that the idea of new console generations having weak line-ups will be a thing of the past now that we will have our entire previous generation's library running better on the current system moving forward? - Best Friends Q:The Nano Biologist 00:28:45 - Cyberpunk lets you customize your genitals - Joe Skrebels @ IGN 00:36:48 - Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath is the game’s year two expansion- Alessandro Fillari @ Gamespot 00:42:52 - Today we got the reveal trailer for Mortal Kombat Aftermath. This came with more than just the new story content teased yesterday, but also characters, skins, stages, Friendships, and more. With Robocop being added to the roster, joining Joker, Spawn, and Terminator, as guest characters I'm curious if there is anyone you think would fit in the MK Universe. - Best Friends Q:The 5 Star Man 00:46:40 - Gameplay footage for a cancelled Prince of Persia game has been on Youtube for years and nobody noticed until now 00:49:35 - Out today Reader mail - 00:55:32 - Should Naughty Dog not have released it final trailer at all? - Amiad Fredman 01:01:50 - Squad Up: Chris Q(Charitable Causes!) - https://teespring.com/hyphen-american 01:03:00 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Tim
May 5, 2020
Blessing and Imran discuss Microsoft's plan for showcasing the Xbox Series X. Time Stamps - 00:06:16 - Housekeeping THE CORE STREAM IS HAPPENING! Core is the game where you whip up your own multiplayer video games, publish them, and play them with the world. THURSDAY at 3 p.m. PT join Greg, Andy, and the developers of Core as they make games and test them out with you. That’s right go download the Core Alpha right now at coregames.com and you can play whatever they create LIVE on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. Follow @CoreGames on Twitter for updates! There’s another sponsored Predator: Hunting Grounds Stream this afternoon at 2 pm! Kevin and SnowBikeMike are joining the insanity! twitch.tv/kindafunnygames Remember: We’re reacting live to this week’s Inside Xbox as they show off games for next gen. That’s happening this Thursday at 8am Pacific right here on Twitch.tv/KindaFunnyGames. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:09:08 - Xbox is doing monthly showcases leading up to the Series X - Jerret West, CVP, Gaming Marketing @ Xbox 00:17:20 - Today, Xbox announced that they're going to do monthly "xbox 20/20" events for the rest of the year. They've mentioned that May will focus on third party games, while July will focus on first party games. My question to you, is where does that leave June? - Best Friends Q:Amplitude 00:27:00 - We now know what’s up with Doom Eternal's Soundtrack Controversy - Matt Kim @ IGN 00:34:00 - Now while it seems the relationship is strained (to say the least) is Id actually trying to heal the relationship for future games or was this just a blanket PR statement and they are never going to use Mick ever again? - Best Friends Q:Borzen00 00:38:30 - THQ Nordic and Koch Media are trading IPs like Pokemon cards - Brendain Sinclair @ Gamesindustry.biz 00:45:49 - Cyberpunk 2077 News Broadcast Coming in June - Joe Skrebels @ IGN 00:49:10 - There’s a new Last of Us 2 trailer coming tomorrow 00:50:00 - Mortal Kombat is getting DLC Revealed tomorrow 00:56:00 - Out today Reader mail - 01:00:40 - With Yakuza being another exclusive in the line of PlayStation ports coming, do you think Sony will create a PlayStation app similar to Xbox's beta app on PC? - Frankfurtter 01:04:45 - Squad Up: Gondors Condor(Destiny PS4) - Irish_Manhattan 0106:00: - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg and Gary
May 4, 2020
Blessing and Greg talk about Cal's New Game Plus in Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, EA Play's return, and more! Time Stamps - 00:08:30 - Housekeeping THE CORE STREAM IS FINALLY HAPPENING! Remember how we were supposed to do a big reveal stream for the fine folks at Core, the game where you whip up your own multiplayer video games, publish them, and play them with the world? Well, the pandemic got in our way, but we’re back on track. THURSDAY at 3 p.m. PT join Greg, Andy, and the developers of Core as they make games and test them out with you. That’s right go download the Core Alpha right now at coregames.com and you can play whatever they create LIVE on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. So, again: Download Core at CoreGames.com Come watch and play with us Thursday at 3 p.m. PT on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. Follow @CoreGames on Twitter for updates! Thank you to our Patreon Producers:Mohammed Mohammed,Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:09:30 - Happy Star Wars Day, Jedi Fallen Order gets a new update! - EA.com 00:26:00 - EA Play is happening, June 11th - Joe Skrebels @ IGN 00:34:29 - Sony's VR Team Is Researching a New Valve Index-Style Controller - Matt Purslow @ IGN 00:46:20 - BREAKING: The Last of Us 2 Has Gone Gold 00:51:10 - Japanese entertainment rating organization CERO is resuming operations - KAZUMA HASHIMOTO @ Siliconera 00:58:05 - EVO is cancelled and is moving to an online event - @EVO on Twitter 00:59:11 - Out today Reader mail - 01:00:38 - With xbox having their gameplay showcase thursday do you think there will be any game surprise reveals and/or release date reveal . Also do you think we will get much on assassins creed Valhalla or just a simple trailer as ubisoft will probably have their own event? - Jacob bowen(psn) - Jacobtdkr 01:02:45 - Squad Up: Alex Price(PS4) - PurEChaoS72 01:03:30 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Imran
May 1, 2020
Blessing and Tim talk about Geoff Keighley's Summer Game Fest and what it means for E3. Time Stamps - 00:02:00 - Housekeeping Thank you to our Patreon Producers:Mohammed Mohammed, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:02:54 - Geoff Keighley announces Summer Game Fest 00:29:05 - Do you think Sony/XBox will partner with SGF to reveal the PS5 or will the do it on their own stage? - Best Friends Q:Frankfurtter 00:34:55 - Do you see this event replacing E3 in future years? - Best Friends Q:billythedoor 00:37:30 - Phil Spencer says there’s No Delay Expected for Xbox Series X - Joe Skrebels @ IGN 00:42:40 - GDC Summer Is Going Fully Digital - Blog post 00:48:20 - Out today 00:50:40 - Old Spice Reader mail - 00:52:02 - Should Playstation listen to subscribers and change the games before the end of the month or should they stick to their guns and probably follow the agreement with both of these game publishers/ developers? - RobbyRob 00:58:50 - Squad Up:Jackson(PS4) - wutz_hiz_nutz PS4 00:59:37 - You‘re Wrong Next Week’s Hosts: MONDAY: Blessing and Greg TUESDAY: Blessing and Imran WEDNESDAY: Greg and Gary THURSDAY: Greg and Blessing FRIDAY: Blessing and Greg - Post Show
April 30, 2020
Greg and Blessing talk about Xbox's scheduled Series X game reveal event, Assassin's Creed Valhalla, and more! Time Stamps - 00:03:45 - Housekeeping The Final TLOU Stream today? 2 pm PT Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:05:11 - Xbox Series X Games Are Coming 00:21:10 - Assassin's Creed Valhalla Deets 00:32:20 - Do you think this is the first of many third party games where Playstation gamers will seemingly need to buy a new copy of the game for ps5 if the buy it first on PS4? - Best Friends Q: Parker Petrov 00:29:42 - Thoughts on Rap Battles - Best Friends Q: Charles Jakobsen 00:45:50 - No Nintendo Direct in June, Jeff Grubb @ VentureBeat 00:52:47 - Xbox Game Pass Hits 10 million subs, Jacob Kas-tren-akes @ The Verge 00:56:00 - Has Gamepass been a success - Best Friends Q:Parker Petrov 01:01:40 - OLD SPICE 01:03:10 - Out today 01:06:50 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts:Blessing and Tim
April 29, 2020
Gary Whitta and Greg talk about the live Assassin’s Creed reveal, Reggie’s new podcast, and Gary’s Animal Crossing talkshow! Time Stamps - 00:08:00 - Housekeeping Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:10:04 - New Assassin’s Creed Setting is being Revealed RIGHT NOW, Joe @ IGN 00:17:19 - What have been the wildest or most interesting ways games have been revealed that you can remember? - Best Friends Q:The Nano Biologist 00:23:00 - Review Round-up: Streets of Rage 4 00:29:20 - Party Royale coming to Fortnite? Steven T. Wright @ GameSpot 00:36:00 - Reggie Starts a Podcast! Gene Park at Launcher 00:41:00 - Out today Reader mail - 00:50:20 - Give Stadia another shot - Jacob Porter 00:55:31 - Do you think it is possible we could see a battlefront 3 before EAs star wars license deal runs out in 2023? Also - what do you think will happen with star wars games in the future? - Amiad Fredman (ah-mee-odd) 00:59:50 - Squad Up:Jacob Porter(STADIA) - TooTallPorter Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg and Blessing
April 28, 2020
Imran and Fran discuss whether Final Fantasy VII Remake should stick to being three games. Time Stamps - 00:02:05 - Housekeeping TODAY, it’s our second sponsored Predator: Hunting Grounds stream. Tuesday at 2 pm, Kinda Funny is going to hunt down the one, the only -- THE PREDATOR Al Tribesman on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:04:55 - Google Stadia Connect 4.28.20 00:19:50 - Official PlayStation Magazine PS5 Stuff Debunked 00:36:00 - Final Fantasy VII Remake creator says that the project might be broken into 'shorter stories' to get it out quicker (Chris Carter at Destructoid) 00:45:17 - OLD SPICE 00:46:02 - Xbox Series X: Phil Spencer Talks About Why He's So Excited For The Next-Gen Console (Gamespot by Eddie Makuch) 00:53:05 - Valorant Making Anti-Cheat Changes After Player Outcry 00:57:50 - Koei Tecmo still plans on localizing Persona 5 Scramble (Chris Carter at Destructoid) 00:59:55 - Out today 01:02:02 - Squad Up: Frankfurtter(Twitch (birthday stream)) - Ladymacbehth 01:02:30 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg and Gary
April 27, 2020
Blessing and Tim talk about new dates for The Last of Us Part II and Ghost of Tsushima. Time Stamps - 00:03:02 - Housekeeping Google Stadia Connect is happening tomorrow at 9am pt and we’re reacting to it live right here on Twitch.tv/KindaFunnyGames Also tomorrow, it’s our second sponsored Predator: Hunting Grounds stream. Tuesday at 2 pm, Kinda Funny is going to hunt down the one, the only -- THE PREDATOR Al Tribesman on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. Disnelyand Video Live Now Today’s Greg’s birthday! Tweet @gameovergreggy and tell him happy birthday Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:06:43 - The Last of Us Part 2 and Ghost of Tsushima have received new dates! - Hermen Hulst, Head of Worldwide Studios @ PS Blog 00:09:25 - What do you think changed at Sony in making this decision? - Best Friends Q:Amiad (ah-mee-odd) Fredman 00:19:12 - Beware, Last of Us 2 Spoilers are in the wild - Mike Fahey @ Kotaku 00:24:15 - Do you think this changes the new LoU2 release plans? - Best Friends Q:Katie G 00:32:25 - WWE 2K Battlegrounds is this year’s WWE game - Christopher Dring @ GIBiz 00:41:10 - Is WWE 2K Battleground something that interest you or get you hyped? - BJ Bernardo (@bjbernardo10) 00:42:03 - Google abandons Stadia Base branding as it launches free tier - Rebekah Valentine @ GiBiz 00:44:45 - There’s a new Stadia Connect coming tomorrow! - Chris Moyse @ Destructoid 00:49:40 - Bethesda is donating $1 Million toward Covid-19 Relief Efforts - Bethesda’s Blog 00:54:00 - Out today Reader mail - 00:54:32 - What's up with this Mick Gordon DOOM Eternal Soundtrack and Bethesda/ID beef? - LordofPwn 00:58:00 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Imran 0058:54 - Post Show
April 24, 2020
00:04:30 - Housekeeping We’re streaming Predator: Hunting Grounds today. It’s Kinda Funny vs. Kinda Funny at 3 p.m. PT on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. This is the first stream in our Illfonic sponsorship, so look for details on how to play with us on next week’s streams… well, next week! Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman,Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:08:30 - Is Horizon Zero Dawn going to be a trilogy? - Andy Robinson @ Video Games Chronicle 00:21:00 - At what point does a world become too big and the devs have to reel it back in? Do you want a larger world or are you afraid it'll be empty? - Best Friends Q:Frankfurtter 00:29:15 - Nintendo confirms 160,000 Nintendo Accounts have been accessed in hacking attempts - Tom Warren @ The Verge 00:32:28 - WWE has confirmed, there’s no WWE2K21 coming this year - Matt Kim @ IGN 00:38:38 - Do you no longer smell what The Rock is cooking? Is this rock bottom for 2K? - Best Friends Q:BJ Bernardo 00:43:10 - Final Fantasy 14 is finally streamlining A Realm Reborn - Jade King @ Trusted Reviews 00:45:36 - Out today 00:48:32 - BROOKLINEN 00:50:05 - EXPRESS VPN Reader mail - 00:52:20 - Do you think that cultural impact will be enough to win games like Animal Crossing Game of the Year, even if it doesn't do what we previously identified as being reasons to vote a game as GOTY? - The Nano Biologist 01:03:25 - Squad Up:Mathijs(Xbox One) - Ma7hijs 01:04:50 - You‘re Wrong Next Week’s Hosts: MONDAY: Blessing and Tim TUESDAY: Blessing and Imran WEDNESDAY: Greg and Gary THURSDAY: Greg and Blessing FRIDAY: Blessing and Tim
April 23, 2020
Greg and Blessing talk about Phil Spencer's transparency on Twitter, the Animal Crossing financial crisis, and Greg's new workout game. Time Stamps - 00:02:40 - Housekeeping TONIGHT at 7 pm PT, we’re having the social event of the season: Grimecraft’s Kinda Funny Animal Crossing Rave! That’s right, Grimecraft will be DJing set in Animal Crossing for the Kinda Funny Best Friends. You can watch live -- and catch Greg interviewing Grimey after the show -- on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. But even better, you can come to the concert IN Animal Crossing. Keep an eye on Kinda Funny’s Twitter Thursday afternoon, and you can find out how to visit Grimecraft’s island and get the exclusive in-game t-shirt. Predator stream Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman,Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:07:40 - Alright, is this Xbox event happening or what? 00:27:10 - Have you thought about the possibility of Microsoft phasing out the Xbox One X, because it isn’t that different from Series S? - Best Friends Q:Michael Knight 00:35:12 - The Animal Crossing Financial Collapse of 2020, Ethan Gach @ Kotaku 00:43:40 - Stadia App Crosses a Million Downloads, James Batchelor @ GIB 00:48:40 - Brooklinen 00:50:15 - ExpressVPN 00:51:58 - Out today 01:02:04 - Squad Up: Devin(PS4) - TheLastOfDevin 01:04:54 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Greg
April 22, 2020
Gary Whitta and Greg talk about an apparent Xbox Series X trademark and the possibility of an Xbox Series S. Time Stamps - 00:05:25 - Housekeeping TOMORROW night at 7 pm PT, we’re having the social event of the season: Grimecraft’s Kinda Funny Animal Crossing Rave! That’s right, Grimecraft will be DJing set in Animal Crossing for the Kinda Funny Best Friends. You can watch live -- and catch Greg interviewing Grimey after the show -- on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. But even better, you can come to the concert IN Animal Crossing. Keep an eye on Kinda Funny’s Twitter Thursday afternoon, and you can find out how to visit Grimecraft’s island and get the exclusive in-game t-shirt. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman,Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:07:10 - Is this the Xbox Series X Logo? Joe Skrebbels @ IGN 00:09:45 - What are your immediate thoughts? - Best Friends Q:Eamon in DC 00:26:55 - PAX West is happening? 00:38:11 - GameStop will Reopen some Stores, Brendan Sinclair @ GIB 00:42:30 - More of Far Cry 3’s Vaas on the Way? Joe FUCKING Skrebbels @ IGN 00:50:52 - Out today Reader mail - 00:54:35 - Could Microsoft Flight Simulator, a game that's usually used as a technical test, be paving the way as the first inkling what mid to late generation games next generation could also be like? - The Nano Biologist 01:00:55 - Squad Up: Stevie V(Animal Crossing: New Horizons) - SW-6313-4615-8126 01:02:30 - You‘re Wrong
April 21, 2020
It's NPD day and you know what that means! Blessing and Imran talk about what an amazing sales month for Animal Crossing: New Horizons means for the franchise. Time Stamps - 00:02:30 - Housekeeping Thursday night at 7 pm PT, we’re having the social event of the season: Grimecraft’s Kinda Funny Animal Crossing Rave! That’s right, Grimecraft will be DJing a set in Animal Crossing for the Kinda Funny Best Friends. You can watch live -- and catch Greg interviewing Grimey after the show -- on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. But even better, you can come to the concert IN Animal Crossing. Keep an eye on Kinda Funny’s Twitter Thursday afternoon, and you can find out how to visit Grimecraft’s island and get the exclusive in-game t-shirt. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:03:30 - March 2020 NPD is out, and video games are selling like hot cakes - Jeff Grubb @ Venture Beat 00:12:10 - NPD! - Best Friends Q:Frankfurtter 00:16:20 - Final Fantasy VII Remake Moves 3.5 Million Copies in Three Days Making it one of PS4’s fastest selling exclusives - Robert Ramsey @ Pushsqaure 00:24:10 - Super Mario Maker 2 gets a Super Mario Makeover - Nintendo Press Release 00:33:59 - Do you think there was even more content (besides SMB2) that was planned? Or was the original plan always to have these 3 major updates? - Best Friends Q:The 5 Star Man 00:39:35 - Nintendo is investigating reports of accounts being breached - Tom Phillips @ EuroGamer 00:42:00 - There’s a butt load of new Animal Crossing content coming - Nintendo Press Release 00:46:35 - Death Stranding PC is delayed - Kojima Productions Twitter 00:47:40 - Out today 00:50:40 - BROOKLINEN 00:52:00 - EXPRESS VPN Reader mail - 00:57:50 - With the credible rumors of Sony showing their new controller because it would otherwise have leaked, are we not at a point where surely there must be a PS5 prototype that similarly could leak? - MalcontentRonin 00:59:50 - REQUIRED READING: Here are some pets to make your day better Brendain https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2020-04-21-here-are-some-pets-to-make-your-day-better - Sinclair @ GIBiz 01:01:55 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts:Greg and Gary
April 20, 2020
Blessing and Tim discuss what a limited edition Cyberpunk 2077 Xbox One X means for the future of the console. Time Stamps - 00:04:08 - Housekeeping Thursday night at 7 pm PT, we’re having the social event of the season: Grimecraft’s Kinda Funny Animal Crossing Rave! That’s right, Grimecraft will be DJing a set in Animal Crossing for the Kinda Funny Best Friends. You can watch live -- and catch Greg interviewing Grimey after the show -- on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. But even better, you can come to the concert IN Animal Crossing. Keep an eye on Kinda Funny’s Twitter Thursday afternoon, and you can find out how to visit Grimecraft’s island and get the exclusive in-game t-shirt. Thank you to our Patreon Producers:Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:05:10 - The Cyberpunk 2077 Limited Edition Xbox One Has Finally Been Unveiled - Will Tuttle @ Xbox Wire 00:19:25 - Reseller bots are driving Switch shortages - Matt Purslow @ IGN 00:21:25 - How difficult do you expect it to be to secure a new console preorder this year - Best Friends Q:Jamie S 00:25:52 - Travis Scott is premiering his new song in Fortnite - Joe Skrebels @ IGN 00:30:15 - Will other games ever start to host pop culture events of this scale, or is this sort of thing only possible in Fornite because of its accessibility and popularity? - Best Friends Q:Ricky Mcflyy 00:35:35 - We Know Where Jason Schreier is going! 00:38:28 - Seemingly new concept art for PS4 exclusive Wild surfaces online - Heather Wald @ GamesRadar 00:43:35 - BROOKLINEN 00:45:34 - EXPRESS VPN 00:47:05 - Out today Reader mail - 00:48:23 - With the incoming release of the next generation consoles, when do you think the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One will receive a permanent price cut? - 2038 Pokémon CEO 00:51:48 - Squad Up: none 00:52:12 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and ImranBlessing and Imran
April 17, 2020
Blessing and Greg discuss a new Sony patent centered around having a robot friend. Time Stamps - 00:03:30 - Housekeeping Joshpardy! Tonight! 6 pm Pt! kindafunny.com/joshmacuga Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:09:20 - Sony Has Patented a Robotic Gaming Companion - Jordan Oloman @ IGN 00:21:50 - Would you want a Buddy index?- Best Friends Q:Jamie S 00:25:00 - San Diego ComicCon Cancelled 00:28:32 - Nintendo Stock Price Hits 52-Week High Amid Switch Shortages - James O'Connor @ Gamespot 00:39:53 - Konami indefinitely delays PES Euro 2020 DLC and cancels boxed edition - James Batchelor @ GamesIndustry.biz 00:43:08 - PS Now is currently 25% off for new subscribers - James Pickard @Eurogamer 00:48:08 - - Best Friends Q:RobbyRob 00:56:38 - Out today Reader mail - 01:01:10 - Which game do you think will be more valuable: P.T., or Cooking Mama: Cook Star? - KBABZ 01:04:50 - Squad Up:Jovan(Xbox One,PS4, & Switch) - XBox and PS4: Jovie84 Switch:SW-6060-9493-7527 01:06:00 - You‘re Wrong Next Week’s Hosts: MONDAY: Blessing and Tim TUESDAY: Blessing and Imran WEDNESDAY: Greg and Gary THURSDAY: Greg and Blessing FRIDAY: Blessing and Greg 01:06:10 - Post Show
April 16, 2020
The No. 1 Games Journalist (sorry Andy) has left his post. What does Jason Schreier leaving mean for Kotaku and the gaming press? Blessing and Greg discuss! Time Stamps - 00:04:00 - Housekeeping TLOU STREAM TODAY Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:07:08 - JASON SCHREIER LEAVES KOTAKU 00:22:00 - With Jason Schreier announcing his departure from Kotaku where do you think Jason goes next? - Best Friends Q:The 5 Star Man 00:30:30 - PS5 Consoles to be Limited, Ta-ka-shi Mochi-zu-ki and Yuki Fu-ru-kawa @ Bloomberg 00:45:32 - FOLLOW-UPS 00:45:00 - Do people reasonably think that the current switch can handle ray tracing? - Best Friends Q:Borzen00 00:58:00 - Out today - Squad Up: RobbyRob (Stadia (it lives)) RobbyRob#4566 - You‘re Wrong 01:07:05 - Post Show Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Greg
April 15, 2020
Gary Whitta and Greg have a discussion-heavy show tackling Fortnite's new delay, Cooking Mama's drama, and the possibility of no gaming cons until 2021. Time Stamps - 00:02:25 - Housekeeping Streaming The Division 2 Raid today with Fran and friends! It’s all benefiting the American Cancer Society’s College Streaming Tournament -- help me help Mizzou at kindafunny.com/mizzou. Gary Sent me a present Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:06:20 - Fortnite Chapter 2 - Season 2 Extended 00:16:40 - Cooking Mama Drama Gets Weirder, James Batchelor @GIB 00:20:40 - What motive does Planet Entertainment have to keep trying to put this game on shelves? - Best Friends Q:Frankfurtter 00:24:25 - RIP EGM, Again. Kinda - Josh Harmon @ EGM 00:37:35 - Gamescom Officially on Ice for Live 00:48:16 - Indie Megabooth sunset during Covid19 00:55:10 - Amazon France 00:57:25 - Pokemon Go Adding Remote Raid Passes 00:58:20 - Out today 01:05:12 - Squad Up: 01:07:00 - REQUIRED READING:18 Months After Red Dead Redemption 2, Rockstar Has Made Big Cultural Changes Jason @ Kotaku https://kotaku.com/18-months-after-red-dead-redemption-2-rockstar-has-mad-1842880524 01:09:52 - You‘re Wrong 01:09:49 - Post Show Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg and Blessing
April 14, 2020
Blessing and Imran talk about the newly announced XCOM: Chimera Squad coming next week. Time Stamps - 00:06:14 - Housekeeping PSILY episode 15 is live Kevin got a bug bite Greg is streaming the Division 2 tomorrow Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, & Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:10:20 - There’s a new XCOM game! And it’s coming NEXT WEEK - 2K Release 00:16:30 - Star Fox & Team Fortress Voice Actor, Rick May, Has Died From Covid-19 - Luke Plunkett @ Kotaku 00:20:00 - WWE 2K21 reportedly has been cancelled in favour of a new game - James Batchelor @ GIBiz 00:26:38 - With an already tarnished record, with 2K20s release last year, will not putting out a 2K21 hurt the developers reputation even further? - Best Friends Q:Frankfurtter 00:29:43 - Switch’s new 10.0 update is live - Richard Lawler @ Engadget 00:33:24 - PlayStation announces their Play At Home Initiative - Jim Ryan, President & CEO, Sony Interactive Entertainment @ PS Blog 00:41:00 - There’s a new trailer for The Dark Pictures Anthology: Little Hope @TheDarkPictures on Twitter: 00:47:30 - Hims 00:49:00 - quip 00:50:08 - Out today Reader mail - 00:53:17 - Over the weekend CD Projekt Red announced that Cyberpunk will receive a Witcher 3 sized DLC expansion eventually and I just wanna know, how much content is too much content? - The Nano Biologist 00:59:30 - Squad Up:JChicago(PS4) - justWONmore 01:00:30 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts:Greg and Gary
April 13, 2020
Blessing and Tim talk about the reports of a Resident Evil 4 remake coming in 2022. Time Stamps - 00:08:30 - Housekeeping We Have Cool Friends featuring Genevieve St-Onge is live right after this. You can watch that on Twitch.tv/KindafunnyGames, Youtube.com/KindaFunny OR listen to it on the We Have Cool Friends Podcast feed. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, & Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:09:30 - Is Resident Evil 4 Remake Happening? - Andy Robinson @ Video Games Chronicle 00:20:40 - 1. Is Resident Evil going to release games yearly going forward with RE2 last year, RE3 this year, RE8 next year and 4 in 2022? 2. Will RE4 remake, if released in 2022, be on both current and next gen consoles? Or just next gen? 3. Is giving the developer until 2022 to work on RE4, which seems like more time than the other remakes, due to Capcom wanting to release 8 in between remake releases? - Best Friends Q:Frankfurtter 00:27:03 - Resident Evil 3 remake ships 2 million in five days - Brendain Sinclair @ GIBiz 00:33:20 - That Final Fantasy VII Remake really do be sellin in the UK - Christopher Dring @ GIBiz 00:39:08 - The ESRB is acknowledging loot boxes - Brendan Sinclair @ GIBiz 00:42:30 - Is Crysis making a return? - Liam Croft @ Push Square 00:48:05 - Out today 00:49:00 - HIMS 00:51:00 - QUIP Reader mail - 00:53:00 - - Jamie S 00:59:50 - Squad Up: Jay Yi (Podcast platforms) - We Are Not Game Devs 01:00:42 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Imran
April 10, 2020
Blessing and Greg talk about Final Fantasy VII Remake possibly coming to PC. Time Stamps - 00:04:45 - I’ve literally never played a Final Fantasy game, but the FOMO for Final Fantasy VII remake is starting to get to me. Should I just get it? I play all different kinds of games, and I’m always down to try something new. Also, is there any similar game you could compare it to so I could know what the gameplay is like? - Best Friends Q:Aidan Dean 00:10:23 - Housekeeping Greg’s in the Gamers vs. Cancer tournament today. Greg, what is that? kindafunny.com/mizzou Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:15:20 - A New Final Fantasy 7 Remake Trailer Hints at PC Release - Jordan Oloman @ IGN 00:26:35 - Final Fantasy 14’s next patch is delayed - Rebekah Valentine @ GIBiz 00:30:30 - Cyberpunk 2077’s Next-Gen version is coming sometime after launch - Jordan Gerblick @ GamesRadar 00:39:42 - New World, Amazon's Upcoming MMO, has been Delayed to August - Matt Kim @ IGN 00:38:50 - Out today Reader mail - 00:43:08 - When there is a game that you are really looking forward to playing, how do you set yourself up so that you enjoy it fully? - Alex aka Coync 00:48:12 - - jonbx32 00:53:35 - Squad Up: Kayla (PS4) - beruset 00:54:00 - You‘re Wrong Next Week’s Hosts: MONDAY: Blessing and Tim TUESDAY: Blessing and Imran WEDNESDAY: Greg and Gary THURSDAY: Greg and Blessing FRIDAY: Blessing and Greg
April 9, 2020
Blessing and Greg talk about CD Projeckt Red's commitment to Cyberpunk 2077's September release date. Time Stamps - 00:06:50 - Housekeeping Streaming TLOU with Nick today @ 2 p.m. The Roper Report - 00:07:25 - RELAX: Cyberpunk is on track, Andy Chalk @ PC Gamer 00:30:00 - Valorant is popular 00:39:18 - An MTV of Gaming, Patrick Shanley @ THR 00:51:08 - Manscaped 00:53:00 - Out today 00:57:15 - Are we digging this new PlayStation controller design? - Under Goat 01:01:45 - Squad Up:RobbyRob(Steam) - RobbyRobPlays 01:03:00 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Greg
April 8, 2020
Get 20% off and free shipping with the code GAMES at http://manscaped.com. Time Stamps - 00:03:10 - Housekeeping PS I Love You Shirt kindafunny.com/store Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:04:01 - DualSense, Hi-dea-ki Ni-shi-no SVP Platform Planning and Management 00:21:00 - What might the two-tone color design tell us about the final design of the PS5 console? Will it also be white, black, and blue? - Best Friends Q: Jamie S 00:33:10 - With the reveal of the DuelSense controller and the fact that it has a microphone array, do you think this is opening up PlayStation gamers to targeted marketing in the future? With a controller in our hands that is possibly listening to us at all times could they use this data in the same way companies like google would? - Best Friends Q: Tim Currey 00:38:20 - Inside Xbox Report 00:42:05 - Play Stadia Pro for free, starting today, Phil Harrison, VP and GM, Stadia 00:46:15 - Borderlands Science 00:49:35 - Should gearbox have made this new feature a free to play stand alone game rather than lock it behind the full game? Also what are some other ways other devs can be helping the scientific community? - Best Friends Q: Frankfurtter 00:53:30 - MANSCAPED 00:56:00 - Out today 01:01:09 - Squad Up: twitch.tv/garywhitta 01:02:06 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg and Blessing
April 7, 2020
Blessing and Imran discuss what digital-only events mean for Microsoft, a new No Man's Sky update, and the answer to the Cooking Mama mystery. Time Stamps - 00:02:00 - Housekeeping PS I Love You Shirt kindafunny.com/store Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:04:00 - No Man’s Sky has fucking mechs now - Matt Wales @ Eurogamer 00:12:45 - Japanese ratings board stops assigning ratings - Brendan Sinclair @ GIBiz 00:15:38 - What exactly is involved with reviewing a game to give it a rating? - Best Friends Q:The Nano Biologist 00:24:12 - The Cooking Mama mystery has been solved? - CHRISTOPHER TEUTON @ Screen Rant 00:33:00 - That E3 Online Event is not happening - Andy Chalk @ PCGamer 00:35:40 - All Microsoft events will be "digital-first" until August 2021 - James Batchelor @ GIBiz 00:40:00 - There’s a new Inside Xbox happening today - Adam Bankhurst @ IGN 00:45:12 - Manscaped 00:48:06 - Sony Automatically Issuing Refunds For The Last Of Us Part 2 And Iron Man VR - Jordan Oloman @ IGN 00:48:53 - Sony is automatically refunding preorders for both the Last of Us Part 2 and Iron Man VR. I'm wondering why they don't leave it as an optional choice instead of making it automatic. - Best Friends Q: Frankfurtter 00:51:33 - Mafia 2 And Mafia 3 Definitive Editions have been Listed By Ratings Board - Jordan Oloman @ IGN 00:55:00 - Chrono Trigger Composer Yasunori Mitsuda Will Contribute Music to Sabotage’s Upcoming RPG Sea of Stars, PRESS RELEASE 00:58:20 - Out today 01:00:45 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg and Gary
April 6, 2020
Blessing and Tim discuss the glowing reviews of Final Fantasy VII Remake. Time Stamps - 00:03:11 - Housekeeping Yo, the Final Fantasy VII review is out! Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:04:15 - Final Fantasy VII Reviews are LIVE - Review Round Up 00:12:32 - All the reviews of Final Fantasy 7 Remake are in, and holy shit i'm excited. But, Tetsuya Nomura has been known to get involved in a project and completely befuddle, overcomplicate, and anime the shit out of stories (see Final Fantasy 15, and Kingdom Hearts in it's entirety). Without spoilers, can you see how Nomura's involvement affected the game? - Best Friends Q: The Nano Biologist 00:17:17 - Do you guys feel from what you played that this was the best decision for the remake? And do you think more developers could adapt this strategy for older games to make them modern and more realized that ever? - Best Friends Q: quickjab 00:21:10 - What the fuck is up with Cooking Mama: Cookstar? - Joe Skrebels @ IGN 00:29:50 - IGN’s Putting On Their Own E3 - Jonathon Dornbush @ IGN 00:39:20 - E3 Has Been Announced for 2021 - Rebekah Valentine @ GiBIZ 00:40:30 - Apex is adding DUOs for good - EA’s Website Reader mail - - With the recent rumors that Nintendo is remaking most of the 3D Mario games, what does this mean for the retro console catalogue on the Switch? - Ignacio Rojas - Google is giving away 3 months of Pro for all YouTube Premium Users. Do you think that Google is desperate or was this the roll out plan the whole time? Are more free games coming? - GameJumperX - Squad Up: Brad(PSVR) - Gimmelz89 - You‘re Wrong - Post Show This Week’s Hosts: TUESDAY: Blessing and Imran WEDNESDAY: Greg and Gary THURSDAY: Greg and Blessing FRIDAY: Greg and Blessing
April 3, 2020
Note: This episode ends abruptly during the "You're Wrong" segment due to a technical error. Our apologies! - Blessing. On today's episode, Blessing and Tim answer your questions about The Last of Us Part II's delay and what that means for indies. Time Stamps - 00:08:42 - Housekeeping Troy Baker comes to We Have Cool Friends today! Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:09:58 - There’s a new Final Fantasy VII trailer, don’t watch it. 00:12:02 - The Last of Us II and Iron Man VR have been delayed indefinitely - Jason Schreier @ Kotaku 00:17:53 - I'm writing this almost immediately after the indefinite delay of the last of us 2 to ask this. Why not release it purely digitally? - Best Friends Q:Frankfurtter 00:22:43 - Do you think this will end up being a sort of boon period for digital only games that might otherwise be overshadowed by big AAA games? - Best Friends Q:Anakinjmt 00:26:58 - Xbox also showed off a ton of indies and it got me thinking, is this the best time for Indie games? - Best Friends Q:The Nano Biologist 00:32:38 - Game X Change remains open despite COVID-19 and sends workers debunked health advice - Rebekah Valentine @ GIBiz 00:36:48 - Outer Wilds Wins Best Game at BAFTA Game Awards 2020 - Jordan Oloman @IGN 00:38:49 - Twitch breaks 3b total hours watched in a single quarter for the first time - Rebekah Valentine @ GIBiz 00:45:03 - There’s a fifth Platinum Games Announcement Coming In 2020 - Jordan Oloman @ IGN 00:47:02 - A quick one for Bless: Rogue Legacy 2 Officially Announced - Jonathan Dornbush @ IGN 00:48:37 - Out today Reader mail - 00:56:50 - I got an email from Atari last night, probably because I gave them an email for a game somewhere in the past. They are opening A CASINO! - Shawn Valloric 01:00:25 - As we inch towards the next generation I was wondering are we in for a cornucopia of sequels? - Parker Petrov 01:06:08 - You‘re Wrong Next Week’s Hosts: MONDAY: Blessing and Tim TUESDAY: Greg and Blessing WEDNESDAY: Greg and Gary THURSDAY: Greg and Blessing FRIDAY: Blessing and Greg
April 2, 2020
Blessing and Tim discuss a new interview from Phil Spencer getting detailed about Xbox Series X. Time Stamps - 00:05:50 - Housekeeping Troy Baker comes to We Have Cool Friends Friday! Today! At 6pm PT, we’re having a community “Into the Spiderverse” Netflix Party - BYO happy hour cocktail/mocktail! Stay tuned to @joeynoelle on twitter for the link shortly before it starts - It’s gonna be a good time Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:08:20 - Phil Spencer sat down with Ryan McCaffrey on IGN’s Unlocked - write ups from WCCFtech & Gamespot 00:24:41 - My question is though, and if the KF community would like to join in too in the chat for a quick poll, are either of you being swayed more to choose a Xbox Series X over the PS5? - Best Friends Q:Midnight Owl 00:36:20 - Sony sets up $100m COVID-19 Relief Fund - James Batchelor @ GIBiz 00:38:45 - Let’s Watch Some Game Trailers 00:48:05 - Out today Reader mail - 00:52:35 - With the news that Gearbox is not paying it's staff the expected bonuses but something much lower, and responding to employees by allegedly saying "if they weren’t happy with the royalty system, they were welcome to quit" How do I as a gamer do something about that? - EightBitGeek 00:57:40 - Yesterday the New York Time published an article introducing gaming to people stuck indoors due to the COVID-19 pandemic (shorturl.at/FLX39). Do you think when this is all over gaming will be much more mainstream than it is now? what benefits could that do to next gen consoles? - TechHass 01:00:10 - Will 1 terabyte remain the norm for next generation or do you think we will see consoles jump up to 2 or 5 terabytes? - Frankfurtter 01:02:50 - Squad Up: Julian (The Gluten Free Gamer) - Xbox One:JG Skills 02 01:03:20 - You‘re Wrong 01:03:30 - BREAKING NEWS: Sony Delays Tomorrow’s Hosts:Blessing & Tim
April 1, 2020
Gary Whitta and Greg talk about Bethesda, Quakecon, COVID, and more. Time Stamps - 00:06:10 - Housekeeping Persona 5 Royal Q&A Stream on Youtube.com/kindafunnygames Troy Baker comes to We Have Cool Friends Friday! Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Al Tribesman, Black Jack The Roper Report - 00:07:20 - No Bethesda Says No Showcase in June, No QuakeCon 00:22:50 - WWE Simming Matches, Superstars commentating, Gabe Gurwin @ GameSpot 00:26:30 - COVID Updates 00:36:36 - April Fools Updates 00:43:50 - Out today 00:47:17 - Animal Crossing Mornings - Watch Twitch.tv/GaryWhitta Reader mail - 00:50:00 - Should Twitch be enforcing these timelines with the developers to help not let things leak early? Or is this one of those rare times because of how shitty the world is, that we should just let people chat about it, even people who are under embargo but are currently playing the game? - The Nano Biologist 00:54:40 - Required Reading: 01:07:50 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts:Blessing and Tim
March 31, 2020
Imran and Greg tackle Gamescom existing in SOME fashion in 2020 and how it could be poised to take over as THE show in the industry. Time Stamps - 00:05:00 - Housekeeping Boss Baby’s Streaming Persona 5 Royal tonight! It’s a 5:30 p.m. PT Q&A stream with Barrett on twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Drew Gardiner, Black Jack, The Kinda Funny Destiny 2 PC Clan The Roper Report - 00:05:51 - Gamescom Lives! 00:14:20 - Do you think Conventions Such as PAX West or San DIego Comic Con would move into the direction of going digital with their events? - Best Friends Q:RobbyRob 00:20:19 - Mario Update, Andy Robinson @ VG 00:25:03 - Ghost Recon’s Friend Pass: Why Aren’t More Doing This? 00:31:05 - Pokemon Go’s Best Week of 2020, REB @ GIB 00:33:35 - Covid at Kojima Productions, Haydn Taylor @GIB 00:34:18 - Minecraft Dated, Delayed 00:35:24 - Wasteland 3 Delayed Because of COVID, Steve Watts @ GameSpot 00:40:50 - Outer Worlds Switch Launch, Deets 00:42:50 - Patreon 00:43:00 - Out today Reader mail - 00:48:55 - What's your expectations for the "Re-Up" NieR: RepliCant V1.22474487139? - Charles Jakobsen 00:52:40 - Squad Up: Tim(Animal Crossing on Nintendo Switch) SW-6008-0619-8113 00:58:15 - You‘re Wrong - Post show Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg and Gary Whitta
March 30, 2020
The Busiest Lady in the Business returns to Kinda funny Games Daily! Let's talk about Mario remastered rumors, Final Fantasy VII's release date movin up, and more! Time Stamps - 00:05:09 - Housekeeping Resident Evil 3 Remake review is live on youtube.com/kindafunnygames and Gamescast podcast feeds! Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Drew Gardiner, Black Jack, The Kinda Funny Destiny 2 PC Clan The Roper Report - 00:06:35 - Nintendo Switch’s 2020 Dominated by Mario, Tom Phillips @ Eurogamer 00:11:30 - With the reports hitting about Mario games being remastered and new games being worked on what do you think the original release plan would have been (assuming Covid has had an effect on the schedule)? - Best Friends Q:The 5 Star Man 00:11:42 - If this turns out to be true and we do get remakes, remasters, or just plan rereleases of past Mario games like Galaxy 1+2, Sunshine, 64, 3D World, Paper Mario and Paper Mario 1,000 year Door do you think they will be sold piecemeal or in a bundle like Super Mario All-Stars? - Best Friends Q:TheSheepWhisper 00:18:50 - Resident Evil Review Round-Up 00:28:02 - Do you think Capcom should have done a remake of 1 in the style of 2 and 3 first? Do you think they should before they presumably do a remake of 4? - Best Friends Q:anakinjmt 00:31:18 - FFVII Releasing Early in Europe and Australia 00:34:25 - Why even keep to the release date at this point? If Square is trying to think of the fans while also trying to keep all employees involved with the distribution process as safe as possible, shouldn't they just start releasing copies? - Best Friends Q: The Nano Biologist 00:38:55 - Modern Warfare 2 Remastered Dropping this week? Andy Robinson @ Video Games Chronicle.com 00:41:15 - Games industry rallies in fight against COVID-19 00:43:15 - Hilarious: PC Players figured out how to get into Star Wars: Jedi Academy on console and are wrecking fools, Jordan Oloman @ IGN 00:47:35 - Out today 00:49:45 - Squad Up:Alex(PS4) - apw5029 00:51:00 - You‘re Wrong - Post Show Tomorrow’s Hosts: TUESDAY: Greg and Imran WEDNESDAY: Greg and Gary Whitta THURSDAY: Blessing and Tim FRIDAY: Greg and Blessing
March 27, 2020
Greg and Bless talk about Sony and Microsoft saying PS5 and Xbox Series X aren't delayed, GameStop closing 300 stores, and more! Time Stamps - 00:04:40 - Housekeeping Animal Crossing: Kinda Funny Cribs Edition is on youtube.com/kindafunnygames Mohammed Mohammed, Justin Toft, Das Bear Jew, Black Jack, Jarrett Brown The Roper Report - 00:06:50 - NEXT GEN ISN’T DELAYED 00:20:59 - - Best Friends Q 00:27:50 - Bungie Loves Stadia in the time of COVID 00:31:52 - Games Done Quick Takes on COVID 00:35:42 - GameStop Set to Close 300 More Stores this Year 00:39:30 - Why do people want to see GameStop fail? - Best Friends Q:Frankfurtter 00:49:17 - Warface Hits a Million Players on Switch 00:52:00 - Michael Denny Leaves PlayStation, Heads to TT Games, Haydn Taylor @ GIB 00:56:10 - QUIP 00:5730: - ExpressVPN 00:59:00 - Out today 01:02:20 - Squad Up: dcash14 01:03:55 - You‘re Wrong Next Week’s Hosts: MONDAY: Greg and Andrea TUESDAY: Greg and Imran WEDNESDAY: Greg and Gary Whitta THURSDAY: Blessing and Tim FRIDAY: Greg and Blessing
March 26, 2020
MinnMax's Ben Hanson joins Greg to talk about today's surprise Nintendo Direct Mini, Epic publishing games from a bunch of devs you love, and more! Support MinnMax at http://www.patreon.com/minnmax! Time Stamps - 00:06:20 - Housekeeping We’re streaming Animal Crossing this afternoon! At 2 p.m., come see my island, Joey’s island, and whatever Andy and Blessing have been up to. It’ll be on YouTube.com/kindafunnygames later. Mohammed Mohammed, Justin Toft, Das Bear Jew, Black Jack, Jarrett Brown The Roper Report - 00:10:00 - Nintendo Direct Mini 00:33:10 - What can people do to set their expectations at the correct level for Nintendo Directs, and other gaming events? - Best Friends Q: ArkWing 00:36:40 - Epic Games Partners with Remedy, Playdead, and Design 00:47:12 - Fallout 76 Wastelanders DLC Delayed 00:52:40 - QUIP 00:53:55 - ExpressVPN 00:55:35 - Out today Reader mail - 00:49:50 - At this point, does Naughty Dog & Playstation look to intentionally delay The Last of Us II to a later date of when society is in a better state, so that the game would be more welcomed? - Branddnh 01:01:50 - The Division 2 because it's too close to reality right now. As somebody who's had the exact opposite reaction, who's been playing games like The Division 2 and reading every article remotely related to COVID-19 because it's so close to reality, I wanted your takes. How do you react to our modern day situation? Hide away in a fantasy world to escape? - Gondors Condor 01:06:02 - Squad Up: Luuc from the Netherlands(Pokémon GO) - 9743 5822 0485 01:07:00 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg & Blessing
March 25, 2020
Greg rants about what Animal Crossing needs to fix, Blessing talks Beat Saber, and we discuss Nintendo's COVID moves. Time Stamps - 00:04:18 - Housekeeping Remember the Gamescast has been KILLING it with reviews. You can catch our takes on Half-Life: Alyx, Doom Eternal, and Animal Crossing on youtube.com/kindafunnygames or the Gamescast podcast feed. Gregway is live on patreon.com/kindafunny -- it’s a private Q&A in Animal Crossing! Get it for a buck. Mohammed Mohammed, Sancho West Gaming, Max Blair, Michael Bradley, James Hastings, Duval King Jabub, Julian The Gluten Free Gamer, Joseph O Youssef, Evan Ballard, Cody Banks, Tom Bock, Steven Insler, Trent Berri, NanoSupport The Roper Report - 00:05:55 - Animal Crossing CRUSHES in Japan 00:37:05 - Doom Eternal Breaks Franchise Sales Record 00:40:00 - Nintendo and COVID 00:48:30 - With NASCAR, F1, and NBA moving to esports to continue to give fans some sense of the sports season continuing, do you think this will help get rid of the stigma of esports not being sports? - Best Friends Q:The Nano Biologist 00:53:10 - Just Cause’s Avalanche Rebrands, Matt Purslow @ IG 00:56:10 - QUIP 00:57:25 - ExpressVPN 00:58:55 - Out today 01:03:20 - Squad Up: Fernando Rodrigues(Switch) - Olivs: SW-2183- 7900-5427 01:04:20 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg and Ben Hanson from MinnMax
March 24, 2020
Blessing and Imran discuss a new curated marketplace for educational tools in Minecraft along with Sony slowing PlayStation download speeds. Time Stamps - 00:04:05 - Housekeeping Remember: Our Half Life Alyx Review episode of Gamescast is live right now featuring Greg and Danny O’Dwyer. We Have Cool Friends with Funhaus’ Alanah Pearce is on youtube.com/kindafunny and podcast services everywhere! Mohammed Mohammed, Sancho West Gaming, Max Blair, Michael Bradley, James Hastings, Duval King Jabub, Julian The Gluten Free Gamer, Joseph O Youssef, Evan Ballard, Cody Banks, Tom Bock, Steven Insler, Trent Berri, NanoSupport The Roper Report - 00:07:51 - Minecraft’s Now Offering Free Educational Tools For Kids - Steve Watts @ Gamespot 00:11:40 - Microsoft and Minecraft decided to help with education by releasing a free, curated marketplace to assist with home learning. While I think this is a stellar move, it got me thinking, what other games could get those huge brownie points right now by doing the same? - Best Friends Q: The Nano Biologist 00:19:05 - Sony throttles back game downloads in Europe - Brendain Sinclair @ GIBiz 00:28:43 - Konami Claims Recent Silent Hill Rumors Are False - CJ Melendez @ Rely On Horror 00:36:15 - Death Stranding Photo Mode Confirmed for PS4 - Joe Skrebels @ IGN 00:38:40 - It looks like your PS Plus Free Games for April have been revealed? - Nibel on Twitter 00:42:42 - Out today 00:45:02 - QUIP 00:46:18 - ExpressVPN Reader mail - 00:48:10 - Could the next big Nintendo game not come out until Fall at best, or even not until next year? - Lee Pollero 00:53:15 - Overnight it was announced that Lego will be making Super Mario sets. Do you think there will ever be a Lego Mario GAME released for the Switch - KBABZ 00:57:48 - Squad Up: Marleynito(PS Vita) ingenito1993 00:59:41 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg & Gary Whitta
March 23, 2020
Blessing and Tim talk about the glowing reviews of Half Life: Alyx, Gamestop closing its stores, and more. Time Stamps - 00:05:00 - Housekeeping Our Half Life Alyx Review episode of Gamescast is live right now featuring Greg and Danny O’Dwyer (Does Danny say it’s a GOTY contender? Tune in to find out) Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Drew Gardiner, Black Jack, The Kinda Funny Destiny 2 PC Clan The Roper Report - 00:06:30 - Half Life Alyx Review Round Up 00:23:54 - Animal Crossing: New Horizons smashes sales records in the UK - Christopher Dring @ GIBiz 00:32:35 - How much money is Nintendo making right now? - Best Friends Q:Jacob Meyer A-K-A!! Waikayemm GameStop Finally Closes Stores To Customers - Jason Schreier @ Kotaku 00:34:15 - GameStop Finally Closes Stores To Customers - Jason Schreier @ Kotaku 00:39:04 - Sony Reportedly Pulls Mario Creation From Dreams After Nintendo Complaint - Joseph Knoop @ IGN 00:45:00 - Nintendo is going after Dreams creators for creating and using a VERY good Mario model. Do you think this opens Nintendo up for the same litigation and pursuit of copyright? - Best Friends Q:The Nano Biologist 00:49:18 - Out today 00:52:30 - QUIP 00:53:29 - ExpressVPN Reader mail - 00:55:15 - Everybody is talking about the PS5 being “less powerful”. But one thing people seem to forget is that Xbox plans to have their games playable on the old Xbox one, which means they will have to make the games playable on the older hardware with their limitations. (Having the long elevator rides and such) Sony on the other hand explained that with their new tech they will be able to design games as they envisioned and not be constrained by the slow hard drives of older generations. What do you think about this different approach? - Marleynito 01:04:50 - Squad Up:The Nano Biologist 01:06:10 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing & Imran
March 20, 2020
Greg and Blessing talk about GameStop's ghoulish decision to leave its stores open as “essential retail,” and then watch them walk it back at the end of the show. Time Stamps - 00:04:50 - Housekeeping The Kinda Funny Community Social Distancing Smash Tournament IS HAPPENING this Saturday! Go to twitter.com/kindaNYC and check their pinned tweet for the sign up link! We were supposed to host the Core Reveal Party this week on Kinda Funny, but working from home means that can’t happen. We will do a big stream where we play Core with you and build multiplayer games, but that isn’t happening this week. Instead, support Core! They’re in alpha and you can sign up to create your own multiplayer games and play them instantly with the world! Go to CoreGames.com for get in the alpha, get creating, and get ready for our stream. Plus, you can catch the team streaming on twitch.tv/corelive. There will be another Gamescast Review Monday morning! Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Drew Gardiner, Black Jack, The Kinda Funny Destiny 2 PC Clan The Roper Report - 00:07:35 - FUCK GAMESTOP, Jason @ Kotaku 00:25:00 - Overwatch’s Echo is Last New Hero until Overwatch 2, James O’Connor @ GameSpot 00:33:27 - COD MW2 Remastered Seems Confirmed, Joe Skrebbels @ IGN 00:35:32 - New GDC Dates 00:42:50 - Out today 00:57:30 - BREAKING NEWS: Gamestop closing California 00:59:05 - 00:59:55 - HIMS 01:01:25 - MANSCAPED 01:05:00 - Squad Up: Josh(Nintendo Switch) - SW-1748-6748-7476 Next Week’s Hosts: MONDAY: Blessing and Tim TUESDAY: Blessing and Imran WEDNESDAY: Greg and Gary Whitta THURSDAY: Greg and Ben Hanson from MinnMax FRIDAY: Greg and Blessing
March 19, 2020
Blessing and Tim talk about another game of the year win for Untitled Goose Game along with more Black Ops rumors. Time Stamps - 00:02:55 - Housekeeping The Kinda Funny Community Social Distancing Smash Tournament IS HAPPENING this Saturday! Go to twitter.com/kindaNYC and check their pinned tweet for the sign up link! We were supposed to host the Core Reveal Party this week on Kinda Funny, but working from home means that can’t happen. We will do a big stream where we play Core with you and build multiplayer games, but that isn’t happening this week. Instead, support Core! They’re in alpha and you can sign up to create your own multiplayer games and play them instantly with the world! Go to CoreGames.com for get in the alpha, get creating, and get ready for our stream. Plus, you can catch the team streaming on twitch.tv/corelive. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Drew Gardiner, Black Jack, The Kinda Funny Destiny 2 PC Clan The Roper Report - 00:04:44 - Untitled Goose Game wins GDC Game of the Year 00:13:45 - Is the Xbox Series X Releasing during Thanksgiving? - Rebekah Valentine @ GIBiz 00:20:00 - Do you feel PlayStation 5 so far is just kinda just dull and boring? - Best Friends Q:Quickjab 00:23:06 - More Call of Duty Black Ops Rumors Continue to surface - Tom Ivan @ Video Games Chronicle 00:30:10 - Gamestop’s Selling Doom Eternal early - GS Twitter 00:31:00 - The developers of The Messenger have revealed their next game! 00:34:29 - Introducing Xbox Game Pass Ultimate 00:37:30 - Out today 00:44:38 - HIMS 00:46:26 - Manscaped Reader mail - 00:48:36 - With the Final Fantasy 7 Remake release looming, I, as an Xbox owner with no PS4, am feeling a little bummed out since I won’t be able to play. I have to wonder, what does a AAA game developer like Square Enix gain from timed exclusivity? - Demon King Oda 00:52:48 - Letter GameStop employee- Michael 01:00:38 - Squad Up: Online tutoring assistance squad up: @DaNanoBiologist 01:02:08- You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts:Greg & Blessing
March 18, 2020
Gary Whitta and Greg argue about what PlayStation did right and wrong today as well as how it stacks up to Xbox's strategy. Time Stamps - 00:03:45 - Housekeeping We were supposed to host the Core Reveal Party this week on Kinda Funny, but working from home means that can’t happen. We will do a big stream where we play Core with you and build multiplayer games, but that isn’t happening this week. Instead, support Core! They’re in alpha and you can sign up to create your own multiplayer games and play them instantly with the world! Go to CoreGames.com to get in the alpha, get creating, and get ready for our stream. Plus, you can catch the team streaming on twitch.tv/corelive. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Drew Gardiner, Black Jack, The Kinda Funny Destiny 2 PC Clan The Roper Report - 00:07:15 - PS5’s Spec Reveal 00:42:00 - GameStop Cancels Animal Crossing, Doom Midnight Launches, Matt Kim @ IGN REQUIRED READING: GameStop's Employees Fear Its Coronavirus Policies Are Dangerously Flawed, KOTAKU’S IAN WALKER https://kotaku.com/gamestops-employees-fear-its-coronavirus-policies-are-d-1842367297 00:48:50 - How much further do you think we have jumped towards physical copies of games being phased out? - Best Friends Q: anakinjmt 00:52:00 - Minecraft Dungeons Delayed Because of COVID? 00:55:07 - Gaming Up 75 Percent amid Coronavirus Outbreak, Patrick Shanley @ THR 00:58:20 - When Can You Pre-Load Half-Life: Alyx? Eddie @ GameSpot 01:01:10 - More Tales from the Borderlands?! Matt Purslow @ IGN 01:04:39 - HIMS 01:06:05 - MANSCAPED 01:08:10 - Out today 01:09:15 - Squad Up: Nick Ware(PS4) - Inferno141 01:10:00 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Bless and Tim
March 17, 2020
Blessing and Imran recapt he Nintendo Indie World stream and discuss what to expect for tomorrow's PlayStation 5 news. Timr Stamps - 00:04:28 - Housekeeping Our Doom Eternal review is live now! We were supposed to host the Core Reveal Party this week on Kinda Funny, but working from home means that can’t happen. We will do a big stream where we play Core with you and build multiplayer games, but that isn’t happening this week. Instead, support Core! They’re in alpha and you can sign up to create your own multiplayer games and play them instantly with the world! Go to CoreGames.com to get in the alpha, get creating, and get ready for our stream. Plus, you can catch the team streaming on twitch.tv/corelive. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Drew Gardiner, Black Jack, The Kinda Funny Destiny 2 PC Clan The Roper Report - 00:06:05 - Let’s Recap Nintendo’s Indie World Stream 00:26:07 - We have NEW PlayStation 5 info coming - PlayStation Twitter 00:31:20 - PS5 is ready to share more of what we have to look forward to, Do you think this is because they see Xbox as driving the agenda at the moment or is it that now they kinda know what series x has to offer they’re confident enough in the PS5 to reveal its stats. - Best Friends Q: a Qwerk of Fate 00:32:19 - Tomorrow's the big day and we finally find out what exactly the PS5's potential will be. But, How do you think they'll handle it? Technical direct like their Wired articles so far? - Best Friends Q: The Nano Biologist 00:37:35 - HIMS 00:39:00 - MANSCAPED 00:41:08 - Doom Eternal & Persona 5 Royal Review Roundup 00:48:12 - Sakurai has revealed Smash Bros. DLC work has been affected by coronavirus - Andy Robinson @ Video Games Chronicle 00:54:20 - Gamescom prep continuing as planned despite Cologne event ban - James Batchelor @ GIBiz 00:58:50 - Out today Reader mail - 01:02:18 - I wanted to write in to comment on the news yesterday of Xbox's proprietary storage requirements. I think this is a MASSIVE mistake - Evan from Indiana 01:05:07 - The Sony/Kojima/Konami rumors are even crazier now with Sony allegedly trying to buy multiple IPs from Konami. Does this make it more or less believable for you guys? - dhcanada 01:09:31 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg & Gary Whitta
March 16, 2020
Greg and Tim talk you through all the Xbox Series X details from today and talk Animal Crossing Reviews! Timestamps: 00:04:05 - Housekeeping Our Animal Crossing review is live now! We were supposed to host the Core Reveal Party this week on Kinda Funny, but working from home means that can’t happen. We will do a big stream where we play Core with you and build multiplayer games, but that isn’t happening this week. Instead, support Core! They’re in alpha and you can sign up to create your own multiplayer games and play them instantly with the world! Go to CoreGame.com to get in the alpha, get creating, and get ready for our stream. Plus, you can catch the team streaming on twitch.tv/corelive. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Drew Gardiner, Black Jack, The Kinda Funny Destiny 2 PC Clan The Roper Report - 00:15:08 - Xbox Series X BLOWOUT! 00:14:18 - What's more important? Load times or better graphics? - Best Friends Q: BJ Bernardo 00:20:15 - What’s new with the controller? Joe Skrebbels @ IGN 00:27:56 - It’ll use Proprietary Cards, Mike Williams at USG 00:33:22 - Is Microsoft making a mistake not including more storage, or is that a strategic move to help keep the price down and stay competitive with PS5? - Best Friends Q: Anakinjmt 00:38:42 - Gears 5 will be banging at launch, Richard Leadbetter @ Digital Foundry 00:40:46 - With Xbox today detailing even more of the series x specs and technology, and seemingly not leaving themselves with much about the console to reveal, where do you think the big Pr beats will come from when the official launch happens? - Best Friends Q: a Qwerk of Fate 00:44:18 - Nintendo Indie World Showcase Tomorrow 00:48:20 - Animal Crossing Review Round-Up 00:57:25 - HIMS 00:59:20 - MANSCAPED 01:01:45 - Out today 01:03:50 - Squad Up: Mike(Xbox) - Vanhhh 01:04:25 - You‘re Wrong This Week’s Hosts: TUESDAY: Greg and Imran WEDNESDAY: Greg and Gary Whitta THURSDAY: Greg and Tim FRIDAY: Greg and Blessing
March 13, 2020
Blessing and Greg talk about new Silent Hill(s) rumors, Dreams Beta Evaluation, and more. Time Stamps - 00:06:00 - Housekeeping The Roper Report - 00:06:21 - Is Silent Hill Making a Return? 00:18:43 - “How do you see this affecting Sony’s relationship with Kojima?” - Ignacio Rojas 00:22:16 - Media Molecule is launching Dreams Beta Evaluation 00:31:24 - Square Enix has an E3 Update 00:34:32 - February US sales down 29% 00:41:56 - Niantic’s introducing some changes to Pokémon GO 00:46:53 - Ad 00:51:56 - Out today Reader mail - 00:58:23 - “Is there any chance for a last minute Animal Crossing and Doom: Eternal delay?” - BradenEggs 01:02:35 - Squad Up: Liam - Xbox - Muppetlead 01:14:29 - Squad Up: https://bit.ly/3a0K2yg 01:06:31 - You‘re Wrong 01:09:10 - Post Show Next Week’s Hosts: Monday - Greg & Blessing Tuesday - Greg & Imran Wednesday - Greg & Whitta Thursday - Greg & Tim Friday - Greg & Blessing
March 12, 2020
Greg and Blessing talk Cyberpunk 2077, the Witcher game that isn't The Witcher 4, and crunch at Naughty Dog. Time Stamps - 00:03:36 - Housekeeping The Roper Report - 00:04:18 - CD Projekt Red’s Next Game Might Be Witcher but not Witcher 4 00:21:53 - Kotaku’s Compensating Reviewers with Time Off 00:34:18 - Good Guy Discord 00:36:06 - Ubisoft’s Up to Something 00:40:15 - LEGO + Mario 00:44:07 - Out today 00:48:46 - Ads Reader mail - 00:52:45 - “Is it time to move what would be hands on demos to streaming platforms?” - Tommyboy 01:00:53 - Required Reading: https://bit.ly/39M5ffw 01:04:33 - “How do you morally reconcile playing these video games?” - Gondors Condor 01:11:25 - You‘re Wrong 01:13:32 - Post Show Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing & Tim
March 11, 2020
E3 IS CANCELLED. Blessing and Gary are joined by Greg to discuss what E3's cancellation means for the industry. Time Stamps - 00:03:01 - Housekeeping The Roper Report - 00:04:26 - It's official: E3 2020 has been cancelled 00:21:27 - “Do you think we will still see a large number of announcements clustered together?” - Chase Winters 00:27:32 - “How will the cancellation of E3 affect industry insiders like yourselves?” - Krajookie 00:31:01 - “Who do you think strikes first as far as next gen announces are concerned?” - Probably Oliver 00:41:12 - Ad 00:45:20 - It’s time for another Review Roundup: Nioh 2 00:51:51 - Doom Eternal is not true 4K on Google Stadia 00:59:03 - Two New Nintendo Directs Might be incoming 01:01:52 - Out today 01:03:46 - Squad Up: MarleyNito - PS4 - ingenito1993 01:06:11 - You‘re Wrong 01:10:58 - Post Show Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg & Blessing
March 10, 2020
Tim and Greg have a HUGE news day to walk you through - reviews, Reggie, and more! Time Stamps - 00:04:07 - Housekeeping The Roper Report - 00:05:21 - Ori and the Will of the Wisps Reviews 00:11:11 - GameStop appoints Reggie to Board 00:14:00 - “What does this mean?” - Super 00:18:07 - Horizon is coming to PC 00:23:17 - 2K Making NFL Games Again 00:30:00 - “Both Madden and the WWE 2K games have both felt samey year after year…” - anakinjmt 00:33:43 - We’re getting another Tony Hawk? 00:39:44 - COD Warzone isn’t REALLY FTP on Xbox 00:46:23 - “Do you think Halo Infinite will have a similar mode?” - Grayling Thibodeaux 00:47:44 - Game Informer Restructuring 00:50:47 - Out today 00:57:06 - Ads Reader mail - 01:01:33 - “Could we get a 3D Lego Mario Game, is this just a tease for Super Mario Lego sets?” - The 5 Star Man 01:03:57 - Squad Up: Gondors Condor - Xbox - Gondors Condor 01:04:53 - You‘re Wrong 01:06:52 - Post Show Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg & Whitta
March 9, 2020
Hurry to http://upstart.com/kfgames to find out how low your Upstart rate is! To get your new wireless plan for just 15 bucks a month, and get the plan shipped to your door for FREE, go to http:// mintmobile.com/games. Get 10% off your first order and free shipping when you use promo code games only at http://brooklinen.com Blessing and Tim discuss Call of Duty: Warzone Time Stamps - 00:05:30 - Housekeeping Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Drew Gardiner, Black Jack, The Kinda Funny Destiny 2 PC Clan The Roper Report - 00:06:20 - A NEW CALL OF DUTY IS LAUNCHING TOMORROW 00:24:40 - Cyberpunk has revealed the look for its feminine protagonist - Joseph Knoop @ IGN 00:27:30 - With the industry trying to shed it's bro culture skin, what other changes would you like to see from your favorite devs that would move the needle further? - Best Friends Q: Frank Furterr 00:30:00 - Fallout 76 Broke its VO Budget - Hayley Williams @ GameSpot 00:35:45 - Mojang and EA cancel live events in response to COVID-19 - Haydn Taylor @ GIBiz 00:37:52 - SXSW has been cancelled - Natalie Jarvey @ The Hollywood Reporter 00:41:50 - Do you expect a new Sonic game there? - Best Friends Q: Nano Biologist 00:45:42 - UPSTART 00:47:05 - MINT MOBILE 00:48:28 - BROOKLINEN 00:50:20 - Out today Reader mail - 00:52:00 - Are there women in games that you personally look up to or aspire to emulate in your work at Kinda Funny? - Jamie S 00:55:31 - "Spell your name using only video game titles" - Charles Jakobsen 01:01:29 - Could you see this show flopping and being a 1-2 season long affair? - Michael Knight 01:04:04 - You‘re Wrong This Week’s Hosts: TUESDAY: Blessing and Imran WEDNESDAY: Greg and Whitta THURSDAY: Greg and Blessing FRIDAY: Greg and Blessing
March 6, 2020
Blessing and Imran discuss a new feature for Resident Evil 3's nemesis along with news of Iam8Bit pulling out of E3. Time Stamps - 00:06:00 - Housekeeping We’re hosting and producing a debut stream for the game CORE. On Thursday, March 19th at 3 p.m. PT, you can tune in to twitch.tv/kindafunnygames to see the devs from Manticore Games join Greg as they build multiplayer games live in CORE! The Roper Report - 00:07:21 - Resident Evil 3’s Nemesis Just Got a Whole Lot Scarier 00:10:54 - “Does this make the game too difficult?” - Lee Pollero 00:15:17 - Iam8bit resigns as E3 2020 creative director 00:18:18 - “Do you think they were fired or quit?” - Midnight Owl 00:26:25 - Frictional Games Reveals Their Horror Sequel 00:33:35 - TurboGrafx-16 Mini delayed after coronavirus shuts down production 00:36:26 - Psyonix cancels Rocket League World Championship 00:37:17 - Take-Two CEO says COVID-19 could spark long-term change in remote work 00:39:57 - Bungie activates remote work policy 00:42:16 - Out today 00:44:03 - “Ad” Reader mail - 00:44:37 - “Let's have a little gander of what the unannounced Project Lockhart might be…” - Robby Rob 00:52:19 - “A recent report suggests that one of the reasons google stadia may be struggling to attract some of the major indie titles is a lack of realistic financial deals being offered to devs…” - A Qwerk of Fate 00:55:25 - Squad Up: Zack - Xbox One - SONofTHOMP8264 00:56:41 - You‘re Wrong 01:03:32 - Post Show Next Week’s Hosts: Monday - Greg & Tim Tuesday - Blessing & Imran Wednesday - Greg & Whitta Thursday - Greg & Blessing Friday - Greg & Blessing
March 5, 2020
Blessing and Tim discuss a ton of PlayStation news including a new Ghost of Tsushima trailer and a Last of Us HBO series in the works. Time Stamps -m 00:02:49 - Housekeeping We’re hosting and producing a debut stream for the game CORE. On Thursday, March 19th at 3 p.m. PT, you can tune in to twitch.tv/kindafunnygames to see the devs from Manticore Games join Greg as they build multiplayer games live in CORE The Roper Report - 00:04:22 - Ghost of Tsushima has a new trailer and a release date 00:12:51 - “Is there any chance we'll see a hint of superpowers in this game?” - Fendyy 00:14:39 - The Last of Us' Series is in the Works at HBO 00:22:40 - Sony Names New Head of Santa Monica Studio 00:29:13 - The ESA has released an update to its statement about E3 00:32:07 - Microsoft asks employees to work from home 00:33:08 - “Do you think this is a smart move?” - Jamie S 00:35:17 - Out today 00:41:21 - “Ad“ Reader mail - 00:41:51 - “When does Sony pull the trigger and add all first party games day and date to the service to match Xbox Game Pass?” - Ginger Crazy Kid 00:49:34 - “What do you think of Netflix Castlevania and what is your favorite film/TV series of a video game?” - Gondors Condor 00:54:42 - Squad Up: Thomas - PS4 - TheAquaChicken 00:55:39 - You‘re Wrong 00:59:17 - Post Show Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing & Imran
March 4, 2020
Blessing and Gary talk about a new Star Wars leak and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the PlayStation 2. Time Stamps - 00:17:55 - Housekeeping Gary promotes stream We’re hosting and producing a debut stream for the game CORE. On Thursday, March 19th at 3 p.m. PT, you can tune in to twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. You can follow @CoreGames on Twitter for details and catch their write-up on the Verge right now. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Mohammed Mohammed, Drew Gardiner, Black Jack The Kinda Funny Destiny 2 PC Clan The Roper Report - 00:20:25 - A new Star Wars game has leaked??? - Joe Skrebels @ IGN 00:31:17 - Google Stadia announces a new, second studio - this comes from a blog post written by Jade Raymond, VP and Head of Stadia Games and Entertainment 00:38:15 - Valve Wants There To Be More Half-Life After Half-Life: Alyx - Alessandro Barbosa @ Gamespot 00:47:33 - With Half Life Alyx less than 20 days away, what is your hype level? - Best Friends Q:Chris RVA 00:50:56 - Epic cancels Unreal Fest Europe - James Batchelor @ GIBiz 00:53:42 - Out today 00:56:00 - Ad Reader mail - 00:57:24 - Why do you think Sony stopped supporting PS2 on PS4 games? - dhCanada 01:01:48 - Squad Up: MrMitchGeorge(PS4) - Kinda Funny TO clan in The Division 2 01:03:00 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts:Blessing and Tim
March 3, 2020
Blessing and Imran talk about the BAFTAs along with new Half Life: Alyx gameplay. Time Stamps - 00:06:00 - Housekeeping Barrett’s The Legend of Zelda In Review comes out TODAY: https://youtu.be/SftdpUVXQLA The Roper Report - 00:08:54 - The BAFTA nominees have been announced 00:14:30 - “I noticed one really odd choice…” - Charles Jakobsen 00:18:00 - Valve dropped some Half Life Alyx gameplay 00:33:26 - The ESA says they’ll move ahead with E3 2020 despite coronavirus concerns 00:37:05 - “Do y'all think they're stuck in a position where they CAN'T cancel E3?” - Ricky Mcflyy 00:42:21 - Marvel has announced a new open world RPG 00:44:10 - “What do y'all think mobile games need to do to break into the public conscience in a positive way?” - Ricky Mcflyy 00:46:31 - If you love cheap-ass Platinums like Greg, great news… 00:47:56 - Out today 00:51:40 - “Ad” Reader mail - 00:53:32 - “What's the likelihood (% wise) we get Part 2 and Part 3 of the FF7 Remake in the next 6 years?” - Jonathan Arleo 00:58:03 - “The number of devs who were unaware they were on GeForce now suggests no efforts were made to contact smaller developers. Is this wrong?” - Jamie S 01:04:12 - Squad Up: Gary - Steam - RealZombro 01:05:16 - You‘re Wrong 01:10:38 - Post Show Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing & Whitta
March 2, 2020
Blessing and Greg talk about GDC's postponement, Valorant's reveal, and more! Time Stamps - 00:04:06 - Housekeeping TOMORROW’S THE BIG DAY: Boss Baby Barrett’s Zelda In Review Premieres at 2pm PT: https://youtu.be/SftdpUVXQLA The Roper Report - 00:06:45 - GDC is Postponed! 00:25:43 - “What is going to happen that week is it gonna be a normal week or is something gonna happen its place?” - William Di Angelo 00:32:13 - Death Stranding PC Release Date, Half-Life Crossover 00:34:58 - Valorant Revealed 00:36:52 - “Do you think Riot's Valorant can have a break-out into the shooter scene like Apex did?” - Jeff from Philly 00:41:35 - Out today 00:43:13 - “Ad” Reader mail - 00:44:14 - “More bad news for Nvidia this weekend…” - Jamie S 00:54:23 - “Yesterday Platinum said in an interview that the reason for The Wonderful 101's kickstarter was not for funding at all…” - Arvin 00:59:25 - Squad Up: Marty88 - Xbox - Reillyda86 01:00:55 - You‘re Wrong 01:03:44 - Post Show This Week’s Hosts: TUESDAY: Blessing and Imran WEDNESDAY: Blessing and Whitta THURSDAY: Blessing and Tim FRIDAY: Blessing and Imran
February 28, 2020
Blessing and Greg have a fun rumormill Friday with Kojima Productions' Tweet, talk about Borderlands 3 expansion content, and more! Time Stamps - 00:05:01 - Housekeeping Today! IGN is putting on a livestream in celebration of Black History Month AND Blessing is going to be a part of it! Starting at 1:30pm pt, come hang out as Blessing and others get to talk to black folks in the games industry about their experiences breaking into games. It’s happening from 1:30PM to 4:30PM over on IGN.com and Blessing will be on it periodically hanging out, playing games, interviewing folks, and more. Zelda In Review, an In Review Special where Barrett reviews every Zelda game he played, ranks each game, and rediscovers what makes The Legend of Zelda special on the 3rd anniversary of Breath of the Wild...March 3rd, NEXT TUESDAY, as a YouTube Premiere at 2pm PT on YouTube.com/KindaFunnyGames! The Roper Report - 00:10:16 - Kojima Productions Announcing Silent Hills Next Week? 00:17:44 - Riot’s New Game Leaked? 00:22:54 - Borderlands info Dump From PAX East 00:36:55 - Epic Swings on SuperData 00:39:11 - New GDC Pullouts 00:43:01 - Out today 00:46:41 - The Besties 00:47:44 - Gaming Ride Home Reader mail - 00:48:57 - “Can a company pull of out GDC and not E3?” - Wesley LeBlanc 00:49:44 - “Could this possibly end up impacting E3?” - anakinjmt 01:00:07 - Squad Up: 01:00:51 - You‘re Wrong 01:04:01 - Post Show Next Week’s Hosts: MONDAY: Greg and Blessing TUESDAY: Blessing and Imran WEDNESDAY: Blessing and Whitta THURSDAY: Blessing and Tim FRIDAY: Blessing and Imran
February 27, 2020
Listen to The Besties free, only on Spotify! Search your podcast app right now, and subscribe to Gaming Ride Home. It's Whitta Thursday! Gary joins Blessing to discuss the continuing affects of Coronavirus in the industry along with even more Xbox Series X details. Time Stamps - 00:03:20 - Housekeeping Tomorrow! IGN is putting on a livestream in celebration of Black History Month AND I’m going to be a part of it! Starting at 1:30pm pacific time, come hang out as I get to talk to other black folks in the games industry about their experiences breaking into games. It’s happening from 1:30PM to 4:30PM over on IGN.com and I’ll be on it periodically hanging out, playing games, interviewing folks, and more. Zelda In Review comes out on the 3rd anniversary of Breath of the Wild...March 3rd, that’s TUESDAY, as a YouTube Premiere at 2pm PT on YouTube.com/KindaFunnyGames! Thank you to our Patreon Producers: James Davis, Frankfurter, Drew Gardiner, Katie Gallacher, David Meintel, Shiraz Razak, Dominic Shorter, Mohammed Mohammed, Patrick Higgins, Ginny Berndt, The Nano Biologist, Travis Guy-kow-ski, Joseph Soler The Roper Report - 00:09:08 - Microsoft’s Xbox Series X will be able to resume games even after a reboot, this is by Tom Warren of The Verge 00:23:32 - Dreams is looking to improve its trending tab to feature more original content, this is by Matt Kim of IGN 00:29:30 - Is it better for Media Molecule to focus on supporting the creators and players who are already invested or should they be pushing viral content to catch the eyes of the uninitiated? - Best Friends Q:Jamie S 00:33:20 - PlatinumGames is Opening a New Studio, this is by Michael McWhertor of Polygon 00:37:45 - BREAKING NEWS: Microsoft Drops Out Of GDC, Too This is by Ethan Gach on Kotaku 00:39:07 - The hits for GDC continue as Unity pulls out, this comes from a blog post written by John Riccitiello, CEO of Unity Technologies titled “An update on our GDC 2020 plans” 00:43:03 - As news of the virus spreads and gets in people's ears do you think it will have a long term effect on the games industry? - Best Friends Q:Frank Furtter 00:46:25 - Dark Pictures Anthology: Little Hope Gets First Details and Release Window, this is by Wesley Leblanc of IGN 00:50:12 - ANNAPURNA REVEALS A NEW GAME, this is from their twitter 00:52:42 - THE BESTIES 00:53:50 - THE GAMING RIDE HOME PODCAST 00:54:35 - Out today Reader mail - 00:56:55 - how do you suspect that Xbox and PlayStation will expand on the “Share” features built into each console? - Fatality 89 01:04:15 - With all the talk of Smart Delivery, and the likelihood of only one copy of a game being sold, with the system determining what version to load, do you expect all versions to be on the disc itself? - Alexis 01:10:15 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg and Blessing
February 26, 2020
Tim and Greg talk about Square Enix's plan to stay away from next-gen exclusives for a while, a bunch of new games, and more. Time Stamps - 00:01:45 - Housekeeping Zelda In Review comes out on the 3rd anniversary of Breath of the Wild...March 3rd, that’s NEXT TUESDAY, as a YouTube Premiere at 2pm PT on YouTube.com/KindaFunnyGames! Thank you to our Patreon Producers: James Davis, Frankfurter, Drew Gardiner, Katie Gallacher, David Meintel, Shiraz Razak, Dominic Shorter, Mohammed Mohammed, Patrick Higgins, Ginny Berndt, The Nano Biologist, Travis Guy-kow-ski, Joseph Soler The Roper Report - 00:04:18 - Square Enix won’t make PS5 or Xbox Series X Exclusives for a bit, Samuel Tolbert @ Windows Central 00:06:45 - Today Square Enix confirmed that all of their games currently in development (including FFVII Remake and The Avengers) will be available on "next-gen consoles". What got my attention was the use of plurals: "consoles". Does this mean that the PS5 will have a Smart Delivery system like what the Series X will have? - Best Friends Q: KBABZ 00:16:15 - Hey, New Games From Devs you Like! 00:23:55 - Even more Horizon on PC Evidence, Fraser Brown @ PC Gamer 00:25:00 - If Sony is moving it's first party games to PC as a new initiative for next gen wouldn't it make more sense to save something like this for when you drop all the PS5 details? - Best Friends Q:Frankfurtter 00:31:40 - Facebook buys Sanzaru, Reb @ GIB 00:34:25 - Konami Code Creator Has Died, Matt Purslow @ IGN 00:35:55 - Modder Gives Cuphead a Celeste-like Assist Mode, DualShockers 00:39:35 - Out today Reader mail - 00:47:56 - With Resident Evil 3 feeling more action based than RE2; do you feel like this could possibly be laying the groundwork for a much desired Resident Evil 4 Remake? - Alex Duez 00:53:59 - “What other famous cheats do you remember growing up with video games?” - Shawn G. 00:56:26 - Squad Up: Taylar Allan (PS4) - Purger4382 00:57:52 - You‘re Wrong 01:24:17 - Post Show Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Whitta
February 25, 2020
Blessing and Imran talk about the hits that keep on coming as Coronavirus fears continue to cause companies to drop out from events. Time Stamps - 00:04:15 - Housekeeping Zelda In Review Premieres NEXT TUESDAY on YouTube.com/KindaFunnyGames! The Roper Report - 00:06:57 - EA pulls out of GDC over coronavirus fears 00:12:23 - Capcom Developers and Square Enix pull out of PAX East 00:14:00 - “Does GDC get canceled?” - Jeffrey P. Long 00:18:58 - A FIFA Pro Has Been Permanently Banned From All EA Games 00:26:02 - Etika has been memorialized as a Pokestop 00:28:39 - A Resident Evil 3 Demo is on the way 00:29:23 - Out today 00:38:32 - The Besties 00:39:51 - Gaming Ride Home Reader mail - 00:41:10 - “Do you think smart delivery will support discs?” - Lexus 00:46:10 - “There’s a rumored Overwatch animated series coming…” - Ricky Mcflyy 00:52:18 - Squad Up: Caleb Sitler - PS4/Xbox - SuperSitler - Wizard World Cleveland 00:53:10 - Required Reading: https://bit.ly/392TtwI 00:53:43 - You‘re Wrong 00:56:55 - Post Show Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg & Tim
February 24, 2020
Blessing and Greg dive deep into Phil Spencer's rundown of what the Xbox Series X has under the hood. Time Stamps - 00:09:50 - Housekeeping Firewall: Zero Hour PS I Love You Play Date is tomorrow! 6 pm PT! It’s free this month! https://www.youtube.com/UploadVR Thank you to our Patreon Producers: James Davis, Frankfurter, Drew Gardiner, Katie Gallacher, David Meintel, Shiraz Razak, Dominic Shorter, Mohammed Mohammed, Patrick Higgins, Ginny Berndt, The Nano Biologist, Travis Guy-kow-ski, Joseph Soler The Roper Report - 00:06:35 - Xbox Series X Specs, Phil Spencer 00:27:00 - With the recent announcement from Microsoft that your xbox one games can be upraded to the series x version for free (TIM WAS RIGHT BABY!) do you think Sony will be forced to take a similar approach? - Best Friends Q:Paulo 00:39:10 - Does the Xbox news this morning get you any more excited for the Series X or just next gen in general? - Best Friends Q:DJBradChill 00:51:49 - DualShock 5 to use BioFeedback? Jake Bishop @ RespawnFirst 00:55:49 - THE BESTIES 00:56:37 - THE GAMING RIDE HOME PODCAST 00:57:32 - Kojima Bails on GDC Over Coronavirus, Julia Lee @ Polygon 01:00:40 - Bethesda Bounces from GeForce Now, James Batchelor @ GIB 01:03:30 - Out today 01:06:35 - Squad Up: Come play Firewall with us tomorrow night! 6 pm PT! youtube.com/uploadvr 01:07:12 - You‘re Wrong This Week’s Hosts: MONDAY: Greg and Blessing TUESDAY: Blessing and Imran WEDNESDAY: Greg and Whitta THURSDAY: Blessing and Tim FRIDAY: Greg and Blessing
February 21, 2020
Get started with your first month free by going to http://forhims.com/gamesdaily. If you go to http://getquip.com/games right now, you’ll get your first refill free! Blessing and Tim round out the week by discussing moore Coronavirus concerns, Hot Coffee returning and more. Time Stamps - 00:03:57 - Housekeeping The Roper Report - 00:04:55 - PlayStation and Facebook cancel GDC appearances citing coronavirus concerns 00:12:20 - “Do you think it is more likely that the PS5 reveal is just a State of Play like livestream?” - Devante Chisolm 00:19:05 - NVIDIA Boasts Over One Million New Players Using GeForce NOW 00:22:58 - Microsoft Flight Simulator Will Include 'All Airports on Earth' 00:29:21 - Red Dead Redemption 2 has a Hot Coffee mod, and Take-Two wants it gone 00:34:04 - Out today 00:42:05 - Hims 00:43:31 - Quip Reader mail - 00:44:39 - “Can we expect a new general Direct before the end of March?” - Suck Sandwich 00:51:52 - “Review Bombing.” - Frank Furtter 00:58:32 - Squad Up: Ryland Prince - PS4 - Rylandprince 00:59:00 - You‘re Wrong 01:02:17 - Post Show Next Week’s Hosts: Monday - Greg & Blessing Tuesday - Blessing & Imran Wednesday - Greg & Whitta Thursday - Blessing & Tim Friday - Greg & Blessing
February 20, 2020
Get started with your first month free by going to http://forhims.com/gamesdaily. If you go to http://getquip.com/games right now, you’ll get your first refill free! Eli Roth is directing the Borderlands movie, we love what we saw of Animal Crossing, and Fortnite's back! Time Stamps - 00:04:45 - Housekeeping Knights and Bikes Giveaway! HELO! Shout-Out to Attack Peter: Skybound Thank you to our Patreon Producers: James Davis, Frankfurter, Drew Gardiner, Katie Gallacher, David Meintel, BLACK JACK, Dominic Shorter, Mohammed Mohammed, Patrick Higgins, Ginny Berndt, The Nano Biologist, Travis The Roper Report - 00:10:37 - Eli Roth’s Directing the Borderlands Movie? Chris Priestman @ PCGamer 00:25:55 - Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 2 Launches, Riley MacLeod Kotaku 00:32:40 - Animal Crossing: New Horizons Direct 00:38:32 - Does the lack of cloud save support for Animal Crossing make you nervous? - Best Friends Q: 2038 Pokémon CEO 00:43:11 - CD Projeckt Red Making more off Witcher 3 on Steam now… 00:48:23 - Private Division Opens Kerbal Space Program Studio 00:51:55 - HIMS 00:53:22 - QUIP 00:54:17 - Out today Reader mail - 01:00:52 - Could you see WB Games splitting up the Batman brands with tied developer? - Jason Das 01:05:45 - Squad Up: SilverLobo(PC Uplay) SilverLobo21x 01:06:42 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Tim
February 19, 2020
Get started with your first month free by going to http://forhims.com/gamesdaily. If you go to http://getquip.com/games right now, you’ll get your first refill free! Gary Whitta and Greg discuss the breaking news that PlayStation won't go to PAX East due to coronavirus concerns. Time Stamps - 00:00:50 - Breaking News: Sony Cancels PAX 00:08:35 - Housekeeping WE’RE GIVING AWAY KNIGHTS AND BIKES ON SWITCH! Thank you to our Patreon Producers: James Davis, Frankfurter, Drew Gardiner, Katie Gallacher, David Meintel, BLACK JACK, Dominic Shorter, Mohammed Mohammed, Patrick Higgins, Ginny Berndt, The Nano Biologist, Travis Guy-kow-ski, Joseph Soler The Roper Report - 00:15:08 - Smash Bros. Update, via Nibel pointing to the PushDustin Translation of Famitsu column… 00:23:45 - Animal Crossing Direct Tomorrow! 00:31:00 - Are we gamers just entitled, spoiled brats when it comes to knowing what the next big news is, or are we truly deserving as consumers to know what a company's plan is? - Best Friends Q:GroovyMuse 00:36:18 - THQ Nordic’s Moves 00:54:00 - Dangerous Driving 2 Announced 00:57:10 - Out today 00:59:45 - HIMS 01:02:00 - QUIP 01:05:11 - Squad Up: Ricky Mcflyy(PC [Division 2]) - rickymcflyy 01:07:57 - Required Reading: GameStop employees report extreme pressure from ‘desperate’ bosses https://www.polygon.com/2020/2/19/21132128/gamestop-employees-report-extreme-pressure-desperate-bosses Polygon - Colin Campbell The Truth About Working at GameStop: Workers Reveal Their Experiences https://www.ign.com/articles/the-truth-about-working-at-gamestop-workers-reveal-their-experiences?sf117655965=1 Logan Plant - IGN 01:10:00 You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg and Blessing 01:10:32 - Post Show
February 18, 2020
Get started with your first month free by going to http://forhims.com/gamesdaily. If you go to http://getquip.com/games right now, you’ll get your first refill free! Imran and Greg talk about Switcher getting cross-save with PC, Persona 5 Royal's Western changes, and more. Time Stamps - 00:03:09 - Housekeeping The Roper Report - 00:07:19 - Switcher gets a cross save, Better Graphics patch 00:12:40 - “Will we see more studios do this PC save syncing over to consoles?” - Borzen00 00:16:23 - Persona 5 Royal Changing Homophobic Scenes 00:25:40 - New Switch Lite Color 00:28:06 - Stadia Adding Phones 00:33:15 - Out today 00:34:34 - “Today, all of Kingdom Hearts is available on Xbox…” - The Nano Biologist 00:39:37 - Hims 00:41:02 - Quip Reader mail - 00:42:24 - “This is my first time writing in and it‘s to ask your opinion about the Playstation Player Celebration...” - Marleynito 00:48:00 - “Nintendo is opening up pop up switch lounges in select airports…” - Frankfurtter 00:51:45 - “When will big companies give consumers the full power of customization and let us create personal system skins?” - Ricky Mcflyy 00:53:44 - Squad Up: Robert Mimms - PSN - JohnLAceEsquire 00:55:44 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg & Whitta
February 17, 2020
Get started with your first month free by going to http://forhims.com/gamesdaily. If you go to http://getquip.com/games right now, you’ll get your first refill free! Blessing and Tim talk about a new interview from Atlus that touches on Persona 5 on Switch, Siege on next gen, and more. Time Stamps - 00:05:35 - Housekeeping Persona 5 Royal First Impressions is now up on Youtube.com/KindaFunnyGames The Roper Report - 00:07:05 - Don’t Lose Hope For Persona 5 on Switch 00:14:48 - Rainbow Six Siege is coming to PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X 00:19:08 - “Do you think this will satisfy gamers?” - AnakinJMT 00:22:17 - Nintendo Is Likely to Suffer Global Switch Shortages From Virus 00:26:10 - Sonic the Hedgehog beats Detective Pikachu in US opening weekend 00:28:23 - Activision-Blizzard Pulling their games from Nvidia: “It was a misunderstanding” 00:31:56 - A Fun piece of Game History: It Seems A Playable Xbox Build Of StarCraft Ghost Has Leaked 00:36:36 - Out today 00:38:50 - Hims 00:40:26 - Quip Reader mail - 00:41:37 - “WHEN THE HELL WILL WE HEAR ABOUT A NEW FABLE GAME!” - Michael Knight 00:44:02 - “Will we ever see a Playstation version of an elite controller from Playstation in the PS5 era?” - Parker Petrov 00:52:13 - Squad Up: Ayden C - PSN - AydenTheAverage 00:52:39 - You‘re Wrong 00:56:20 - Post Show This Week’s Hosts: Tuesday - Greg & Imran Wednesday - Greg & Whitta Thursday - Greg & Blessing Friday - Blessing & Tim
February 14, 2020
Hurry to http://upstart.com/kfgames to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is. Listen to The Besties free, only on Spotify. To get your new wireless plan for just 15 bucks a month, and get the plan shipped to your door for FREE, go to http://mintmobile.com/games. Blessing and Tim sit down to discuss the D.I.C.E. Awards, PS5 prices, and more. 00:03:38 - Housekeeping SCREEN FAST is happening right after today’s episode of KFGD Today around 2:30 we'll be streaming the closed beta of Bleeding Edge Love, Sex, and Stuff RETURNS tonight at 8PM. The Roper Report - 00:05:43 - What the Honk is happening, we have our DICE Awards Winners 00:08:25 - “What does this win mean for the future of indie games?” - Frankfurtter 00:18:03 - Sony Is Struggling With PlayStation 5 Price Due to Costly Parts 00:33:26 - “Is this a worrying sign for release day prices?” - The Nano Biologist 00:36:24 - Half Life: Alyx has a Release Date 00:37:55 - January NPD is in and spending is down 00:41:37 - “Am I crazy for thinking there’s a chance GTA gets re-rereleased on next gen consoles?” - Dhcanada 00:47:51 - Out today Reader mail - 00:54:09 - “Are we seeing a turn for video game movies?” - The Nano Biologist 01:01:21 - “Is there a growing trend for shorter date announcements to release periods for big games?” - A Qwerk of Fate 01:06:30 - Squad Up: Sid - Epic Games Store - ssplayer 01:07:01 - You‘re Wrong 01:10:20 - Post Show Next Week’s Hosts: Monday - Blessing & Tim Tuesday - Blessing & Imran Wednesday - Greg & Whitta Thursday - Blessing & Tim Friday - Greg & Blessing
February 13, 2020
Hurry to http://upstart.com/kfgames to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is. Listen to The Besties free, only on Spotify. To get your new wireless plan for just 15 bucks a month, and get the plan shipped to your door for FREE, go to http://mintmobile.com/games. Blessing and special guest Gabe Patillo of Married To The Games talk about Disney's vision for more developers to work on their franchises. Time Stamps - 00:03:40 - Housekeeping Kinda Funny's own Greg Miller is hosting the Dice awards alongside Jessica Chobot. You can catch that TONIGHT at 8pm pt. We'll be hosting it right here on Twitch.tv/KindaFunnyGames Tomorrow around 2:30 we'll be streaming the closed beta of Bleeding Edge Love, Sex, and Stuff RETURNS on Valentine’s Day. This Friday at 8PM. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: James Davis, Frankfurter, Drew Gardiner, Katie Gallacher, David Meintel, Shiraz Razak, Dominic Shorter, Mohammed Mohammed, Patrick Higgins, Ginny Berndt The Nano Biologist, Travis Guy-kow-ski, Joseph Soler The Roper Report - 00:05:50 - Disney wants developers to "reimagine" its IP for video games, this is from James Batchelor of Gamesindustry.biz 00:12:00 - Today it was reported that Disney wants more game developers to create more games that reimagine their existing franchises, besides the obvious ones like Marvel and Star Wars, what other Disney franchises would you like to see translated into games, and what do you imagine these games being like? - Best Friends Q:Jordan Deeb 00:19:04 - Early Reviews of Media Molecule’s Dreams are starting to trickle in 00:28:50 - The ESA names 10 companies still attending E3, this is from Brendan Sinclair of Gamesindustry.biz 00:40:50 - Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney thinks games can be political, but gaming companies should stay out of politics, this is from Chaim Gartenberg of The Verge 00:54:16 - A quickie: 5. Project xCloud game-streaming preview starts on iOS devices, this is from Oscar Gonzalez of CNet 00:58:05 - UPSTART 00:59:32 - MINT MOBILE 01:00:35 - SPOTIFY: THE BESTIES 01:02:02 - Out today Reader mail - 01:05:57 - I'm curious what you both did to increase engagement for your shows? - The Five Star Man 01:09:20 - If the end of the world was being forecasted, what would be the last game you play? - The Nano Biologist 01:12:18 - Squad Up:Markus(Mobile:Might & Magic: Heroes - Era of Chaos) - JJ Gee: Guild name “Kinda Funny BF” 01:13:28 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts:Blessing and Tim
February 12, 2020
Listen to The Besties free, only on Spotify. Hurry to http://upstart.com/kfgames to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is. To get your new wireless plan for just 15 bucks a month, and get the plan shipped to your door for FREE, go to http://mintmobile.com/games. It's Whitta Wednesday! Gary joins Blessing to talk about a Microsoft and Samsung partnership along with some bad news for GeForce Nvidia Now. Time Stamps - 00:07:35 - Housekeeping Thank you to our Patreon Producers: James Davis, Frankfurter, Drew Gardiner, Katie Gallacher, David Meintel, Shiraz Razak, Dominic Shorter, Mohammed Mohammed, Patrick Higgins, Ginny Berndt, The Nano Biologist, Travis Austin Guy-kow-ski, Joseph Soler The Roper Report - 00:09:00 - Microsoft and Samsung partner on Xbox cloud-based game streaming, I’m pulling this from Tom Warren at The Verge 00:23:50 - Geoff Keighley isn't producing E3 Coliseum this year, this comes directly from Geoff's Twitter 00:27:02 - How dead is E3 this year? - Best Friends Q:Borzen00 00:36:50 - Nvidia’s GeForce Now is losing all Activision Blizzard games, a bad sign for cloud gaming, this is by Sean Hollister of The Verge 00:41:00 - Does Activision Blizzard plan to launch their own service for cloud based gaming or are they wanting an exclusivity deal? - Best Friends Q: Frankfurtter 00:47:14 - EA will move Need for Speed development back to Criterion, this comes from Christopher Dring of Gamesindustry.biz 00:56:25 - Quick hits: 00:58:57 - UPSTART 01:00:15 - MINT MOBILE 01:01:25 - SPOTIFY: THE BESTIES 01:03:10 - Out today Reader mail - 01:05:25 - please react to the new “Feel the Power of PlayStation” ad - Mitchell from Canada 01:07:58 - WHAT IS GOING ON WITH NINTENDO? - Travis Hrubeniuk 01:12:15 - Squad Up: Tommyboy(CoD) Tommyboy601 01:13:25 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Tim
February 11, 2020
Listen to The Besties free, only on Spotify. Hurry to http://upstart.com/kfgames to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is. To get your new wireless plan for just 15 bucks a month, and get the plan shipped to your door for FREE, go to http://mintmobile.com/games. Imran Khan and Greg talk about the deets of PlayStation's Insomniac purchase, Borderlands' update, and more! Time Stamps - 00:04:21 - Housekeeping PSILY Ep. 6 is Live Division 2 Video from Fran and me @ 11:30 a.m. The Roper Report - 00:09:05 - Sony paid $229 million for Insomniac Games 00:12:57 - “Did they over pay?” - Borzen00 00:20:58 - Borderlands Community Love Letter 00:22:54 - TLOU2 at PAX East 00:28:44 - 2K Names Condrey’s Studio 00:34:51 - Sony’s AI Patent 00:40:36 - Outriders Info 00:44:59 - Out today 00:54:04 - Upstart 00:55:18 - Mint Mobile 00:56:25 - Spotify: The Besties Reader mail - 00:58:26 - “Do you think the future of gaming will eventually abandon this "retro"-style, or will it live on forever?” - Ricky Mcflyy 01:02:35 - “Should I buy Anthem now?” - Jason Das 01:05:17 - Squad Up: Jesus Jr. - PS4 - solitaryjes 01:06:09 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing & Gary
February 10, 2020
Hurry to http://upstart.com/kfgames to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is. To get your new wireless plan for just 15 bucks a month, and get the plan shipped to your door for FREE, go to http://mintmobile.com/games. Listen to The Besties free, only on Spotify. Blessing and Greg talk about BioWare's new plan for Anthem and all the day's gaming news! Time Stamps - 00:02:45 - Housekeeping Dreams First Impressions! Division 2 update tomorrow! DICE THURS Thank you to our Patreon Producers: James Davis, Frankfurter, Drew Gardiner, Katie Gallacher, David Meintel, Shiraz Razak, Dominic Shorter, Mohammed Mohammed, Patrick Higgins, Ginny Berndt, The Nano Biologist, Travis Austin Guy-kow-ski, Joseph Soler The Roper Report - 00:06:20 - ANTHEM LIVES! 00:20:45 - “Will they be one of the first to fail at this process?” - Best Friends Q: Bmax 00:31:15 - Phil Spencer on VR, Matt Lorrigan @ XboxAchivements.com 00:38:00 - The System Shock 3 team is no longer employed, Andy Robinson @ Video Games Chronicle 00:42:40 - COD Modern Warfare Season 2 Leak, Wesley Yin-Poole @ EuroGamer 00:44:08 - QUICK HITS 00:49:48 - UPSTART 00:51:08 - MINT MOBILE 00:52:21 - SPOTIFY: THE BESTIES 00:54:15 - Out today Reader mail - 00:55:00 - One of the creepiest things I saw over the weekend was a woman seeing her deceased daughter in VR. This CANNOT be healthy, right? - The Nano Biologist 01:00:40 - Is Google Stadia just misunderstood? - Jamie S 01:04:35 - Squad Up:The Avid Indoorsman(PS4) - LukeHighwalker06 01:06:10 - You‘re Wrong Next Week’s Hosts: MONDAY: Greg and Blessing TUESDAY: Greg and Imran WEDNESDAY: Blessing and Whitta THURSDAY: Blessing and Tim FRIDAY: Blessing and Tim
February 7, 2020
Get 20% off and free shipping with the code GAMES at http://manscaped.com. Get 10% off your first order and free shipping when you use promo code GAMES at http://brooklinen.com Install Raid for Free ✅ http://patron.me/KindaFunnyGamesRaid and get a special starter pack 💥 Available only in the next 30 days. Blessing and Greg talk about Call of Duty, Beyond Good & Evil, and more of today's breaking stories! 00:01:53 - Housekeeping Dallas, Fort Worth, Arlington... are you ready to get locked and loaded? Andy Nitro Rifle Cortez will be in town February 8th and 9th for the opening day of Overwatch League Season 3. There will be panels, activities, meet and greets, and much more. Buy your tickets now at DallasFuel.com and get ready to Burn Blue. We’re streaming Dreams with Media Molecule Friday! Twitch.tv/kindafunnygamrs @ 2 p.m. The Roper Report - 00:04:29 - There’s a New COD Coming 00:19:42 - COD is making more money without lootboxes 00:20:36 - “Think anyone will learn that maybe trying to trick people into spending for a mere chance at something they want was never the greatest of ideas?” - MalcontentRonin 00:32:29 - Mafia 3 Studio, 2K Silicon Valley Working On Unannounced Games 00:40:43 - It’s been a hard week at Blizzard 00:48:31 - Beyond Good And Evil Update 00:51:12 - EA Games Cost More on Steam 00:53:16 - GameSpot for Sale? 00:56:30 - Outer Worlds Sells 2 Million 01:00:26 - Tim’s Dream comes true: New crash Game 01:02:09 - “What's with the deeply ingrained bias against mobile games that's so prevalent in gaming culture?” - Ricky Mcflyy 01:04:27 - Ads 01:08:35 - Out today 01:10:30 - Squad Up: Zheray - Xbox - DeepInYoCheeks 01:11:38 - You‘re Wrong 01:13:13 - Post Show Next Week’s Hosts: Monday - Greg & Blessing Tuesday - Greg & Imran Wednesday - Blessing & Whitta Thursday - Blessing & Tim Friday - Blessing & Tim
February 6, 2020
Get 20% off and free shipping with the code GAMES at http://manscaped.com. Get 10% off your first order and free shipping when you use promo code GAMES at http://brooklinen.com Install Raid for Free ✅ http://patron.me/KindaFunnyGamesRaid and get a special starter pack 💥 Available only in the next 30 days. Gary Whitta and Greg talk about the coronavirus impacting Nintendo production and the possibility of impacting next-gen. Time Stamps - 00:07:48 - Housekeeping Dallas, Fort Worth, Arlington... are you ready to get locked and loaded? Andy Nitro Rifle Cortez will be in town February 8th and 9th for the opening day of Overwatch League Season 3. There will be panels, activities, meet and greets, and much more. Buy your tickets now at DallasFuel.com and get ready to Burn Blue. We’re streaming Dreams with Media Molecule Friday! Twitch.tv/kindafunnygamrs @ 2 p.m. The Roper Report - 00:10:04 - The Coronavirus vs Games 00:16:00 - “Do you think that the Corona virus has a chance to really put games as a whole on pause?” - Frank Furtter 00:21:22 - Rod Fergusson Leaves The Coalition 00:26:22 - “Cliff Bleszinski tweeted out that he was still willing to consult on the Gears franchise…” - AnakinJMT 00:39:49 - Below comes to PS4 00:44:00 - Ubisoft Earnings Call 00:49:54 - Google Stadia’s Free Tier Coming over the next few months 00:54:15 - Dreams Gets a Twitch Extension 00:57:02 - Manscaped 00:58:36 - Brooklinen 00:59:34 - RAID 01:01:01 - Out today 01:03:24 - Squad Up: Emil - PS4 - emileber 01:04:39 - You‘re Wrong 01:06:58 - Post Show Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg & Blessing (edited)
February 5, 2020
Install Raid for Free ✅ http://patron.me/KindaFunnyGamesRaid and get a special starter pack 💥 Available only in the next 30 days. Get 20% off and free shipping with the code GAMES at http://manscaped.com. Get 10% off your first order and free shipping when you use promo code GAMES at http://brooklinen.com Tim and Greg talk about Phil Spencer's latest battle cry, Dan Houser leaving Rockstar Games, and more! Time Stamps - 00:04:40 - Housekeeping Dallas, Fort Worth, Arlington... are you ready to get locked and loaded? Andy Nitro Rifle Cortez will be in town February 8th and 9th for the opening day of Overwatch League Season 3. There will be panels, activities, meet and greets, and much more. Buy your tickets now at DallasFuel.com and get ready to Burn Blue. We’re streaming Dreams with Media Molecule Friday! Twitch.tv/kindafunnygamrs @ 2 p.m. The Roper Report - 00:07:10 - Dan Houser Leaves Rockstar 00:22:38 - “Will we see Dan again and if so what do you think he'll do?” - Frank Furtter 00:24:38 - PlayStation Closes Manchester VR Studio 00:34:24 - Phil Spencer: Amazon and Google at the Competition 00:39:48 - “Concerning yesterday's discussion on PS I Love You about PS5 launch exclusives and this morning's article…” - Bradley 00:46:46 - Luigi’s Mansion Interview 00:51:16 - Out today 00:55:09 - Manscaped 00:56:43 - Brooklinen 00:58:03 - RAID 00:59:33 - Deals of the Day 01:02:25 - Squad Up: Joe - Xbox One - Tookustalk 01:03:07 - You‘re Wrong 01:05:56 - Post Show Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg & Whitta
February 4, 2020
Install Raid for Free ✅ http://patron.me/KindaFunnyGamesRaid and get a special starter pack 💥 Available only in the next 30 days. Get 20% off and free shipping with the code GAMES at http://manscaped.com. Get 10% off your first order and free shipping when you use promo code GAMES at http://brooklinen.com Blessing and Imran talk about a new report that says Sony is waiting for Xbox Series X before they decide on the price of the Playstation 5. Time Stamps - 00:02:35 - Housekeeping ::Use epic esports announcer voice:: Dallas, Fort Worth, Arlington... are you ready to get locked and loaded? Andy Nitro Rifle Cortez will be in town February 8th and 9th for the opening day of Overwatch League Season 3. There will be panels, activities, meet and greets, and much more. Buy your tickets now at DallasFuel.com and get ready to Burn Blue. I’m on WWE Backstage Tuesday 2/4 @ 11e/10c on Fox Sports 1 doing Promo School! We’re streaming Dreams with Media Molecule Friday! Twitch.tv/kindafunnygamrs @ 2 p.m. The Roper Report - 00:05:42 - Sony doesn't know how much the PS5 will cost yet 00:07:55 - “Is waiting for Microsoft to name their price allowing Microsoft to get more of a mindshare with gamers?” - AnakinJMT 00:20:41 - The Playstation 5 Page is up on Playstation.com 00:24:55 - 'The Wonderful 101' remaster smashes Kickstarter goal in hours 00:30:55 - “Why in the world was the switch goal only 50k?” - Frank Furtter 00:37:37 - Blizzard Responds To Warcraft 3: Reforged Criticism 00:40:28 - “Who is at fault for how bad this game is?” - The Nano Biologist 00:44:45 - Out today 00:48:50 - Manscaped 00:51:03 - Brooklinen 00:52:27 - RAID Reader mail - 00:55:30 - “What the hell happened with Shawn Layden?!” - Manuel Suazo 00:59:35 - “Do you think that any other developers will dip into crowdsourcing for funding?” - Darth Pickles 01:03:55 - “Is Firewall being free on PS Plus actually a red flag for how many active players the game has?” - Uzair Syed 01:05:59 - Squad Up: FoodieandFit - Switch - SW-6166-6341-3915 01:07:39 - You‘re Wrong 01:10:51 - Post Show Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg & Tim
February 3, 2020
Install Raid for Free ✅ http://patron.me/KindaFunnyGamesRaid and get a special starter pack 💥 Available only in the next 30 days. Get 20% off and free shipping with the code GAMES at http://manscaped.com. Get 10% off your first order and free shipping when you use promo code GAMES at http://brooklinen.com Blessing and Tim discuss a series of Platinum rumors and teases that could be leading to a big reveal. Time Stamps - 00:03:18 - Housekeeping The Roper Report - 00:05:59 - WHAT IS PLATINUM UP TO 00:08:49 - “Do you think there is any hope of seeing Bayonetta 2 or 3 coming back to Sony?” - Frank Furtter 00:19:08 - The Apex Season 4 Trailer Has Dropped 00:26:07 - Bungie Hiring An Art Director For A New Game, And It's Not Destiny 00:32:31 - Sony survey asks about PS4 Remote Play on Nintendo Switch 00:40:19 - “Do you think Sony’s intentions stop here at remote play, or could this lead to PlayStation exclusive titles showing on the EShop or Microsoft Store?” - Michael Knight 00:44:06 - Rumor has it: Breath of The Wild 2 is a 2021 Game 00:49:40 - “Do you think that we will get a new Mario Kart, or something more unique?” - Darth Pickles 00:52:20 - Ad 00:57:30 - Out today Reader mail - 00:59:59 - “Nintendo totally skipped a January Direct and I feel like nobody is talking about it?” - Mark 01:02:58 - “With the hype-as-hell Fast 9 trailer being released and Crossroads coming in May with the movie…” - Comrade Bleu 01:04:32 - Squad Up: MaDogNik96 - PSN - MaDogNik96 01:05:00 - You‘re Wrong This Week’s Hosts: Tuesday: Blessing & Imran Wednesday: Greg & Tim Thursday: Greg & Whitta Friday: Greg & Blessing
January 31, 2020
Thanks to G.I. Joe: War on Cobra for sponsoring us today! Download G.I. Joe: War on Cobra right now for FREE on your mobile device and choose a side for battle. Please use the link http://www.d3go.com/KFGames to download the game and receive your free Bazooka and Missile B.A.T. character in the game. Free gift is for new players only. Get a free stock today by going to http://games.robinhood.com Blessing and Greg talk about when Nintendo's going to release a new Switch model if they aren't going to do it in 2020. Time Stamps - 00:04:06 - Housekeeping The Roper Report - 00:06:14 - No New Switch in 2020 00:07:41 - “Does a 2021 spring release window seem likely?” - Evan M 00:22:30 - This Animal Crossing Switch is Gorgeous 00:27:52 - Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Crushes Sales Numbers 00:39:13 - The Behemoth’s Next Game Is… 00:42:55 - There’s a New FF7 Trailer today, Reacts? 00:43:25 - Out today 00:48:10 - GI Joe: War on Cobra 00:50:13 - Robinhood Reader mail - 00:52:11 - “What game besides a Platinum, Square, or a Legend of Zelda game (companies/series who've already had concerts) would fit really well with an orchestral tour?” - The Nano Biologist 01:05:09 - “With this coming Sunday being Super Bowl Sunday…” - The Sheep Whisper 01:08:02 - Squad Up: Will - PS4/Xbox One - Torbannok 01:09:05 - You‘re Wrong Next Week’s Hosts: Monday: Blessing & Tim Tuesday: Blessing & Imran Wednesday: Greg & Tim Thursday: Greg & Whitta Friday: Greg & Blessing
January 30, 2020
Thanks to G.I. Joe: War on Cobra for sponsoring us today! Download G.I. Joe: War on Cobra right now for FREE on your mobile device and choose a side for battle. Please use the link http://www.d3go.com/KFGames to download the game and receive your free Bazooka and Missile B.A.T. character in the game. Free gift is for new players only. Get a free stock today by going to http://games.robinhood.com Ray Narvaez Jr. joins Tim to discuss the latest Xbox and Nintendo sales, WItcher TV news, the future of E3, and more. Time Stamps - 00:01:40 - Housekeeping Thank you to our Patreon Producers:Black Jack and Mohammed Mohammed The Roper Report - 00:04:35 - Microsoft gaming revenue down 21 percent in Q2, Subs up - Rebekah Valentine @ GIB 00:09:15 - Do you think gamepass subscribers are fueling this record xbox live numbers and how many subscribers do you think Xbox GamePass actually has? - Best Friends Q:Parker Petrov 00:11:10 - Nintendo FInancial Reports & Brian Ashcraft at Kotaku and Paul Tassi at Forbes 00:23:33 - Google Responds to Complaints of Slow Stadia Announcements James Batchelor gamesindustry.biz 00:29:05 - ESA Promises to Shake Things up @ E3 - Brendan Sinclair @ GIB:: - 00:36:08 - The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf M0vie Will Be a Vesemir Origin Story by Adele Ankers at IGN 00:38:00 - Out today 00:44:23 - G.I. Joe: War on Cobra 00:46:30 - Robinhood Reader mail - 00:51:44 - How does Kinda Funny walk the line between wanting to create content that you're passionate about, but also content that your audience wants? - GroovyMuse 00:57:02 - With new console generations right around the corner, what updates or innovations do you hope to see regarding the achievement/trophy systems on Xbox and PS4? - Gillybruns 00:58:44 - Squad Up:Probablyoliver (PSN) Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg and Blessing
January 29, 2020
Thanks to G.I. Joe: War on Cobra for sponsoring us today! Download G.I. Joe: War on Cobra right now for FREE on your mobile device and choose a side for battle. Please use the link http://www.d3go.com/KFGames to download the game and receive your free Bazooka and Missile B.A.T. character in the game. Free gift is for new players Get a free stock today by going to http://games.robinhood.com Would a God of War Netflix series work? Cory Barlog thinks so! Blessing and Tim sit down this episode to talk about what the potential of a God of War show could be. Time Stamps - 00:02:33 - Housekeeping We have our 2nd 12 hour stream going down this Friday Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Black Jack and Mohammed Mohammed The Roper Report - 00:04:19 - Cory Barlog Thinks God of War Could Lend Itself to a Netflix Series, this comes from Alessio Palumbo of wccftech 00:18:42 - Ori and the WIll of the Wisps has gone gold!, this is from the Ori Twitter 00:20:35 - The industry is becoming more diverse, and more developers support inclusion efforts, this is by Rebekah Valentine of Gamesindustry.biz https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2020-01-28-the-industry-is-becoming-more-diverse-and-more-developers-support-inclusion-efforts 00:30:15 - Untitled Goose Game Devs Commit 1% Of All Future Earnings To Australian Indigenous Groups, I’m pulling this from James O’Connor over at Gamespot:: - 00:32:52 -'Dauntless' Studio Acquired by Singapore-Based Games Company Garena, this is from Patrick Shanley of The Hollywood Reporter 00:35:25 -Xbox Games with Gold and Playstation Plus games for February have been revealed 00:37:28 - Out today 00:41:35 - GI JOE: WAR ON COBRA 00:44:58- ROBINHOOD Reader mail - 00:46:00 - It’s 2020: let’s assume we’re entering a new DECADE OF DREAMS! - Marcus Hutchens 00:54:51 - Where is the FF7 demo? - Lee Polero 00:56:35 - Squad Up: Mr Mitch George - Today is Bell Let’s Talk day. For every tweet or retweet of the hashtag #BellLetsTalk on Twitter, 00:58:25 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts:Tim and Ray Narvaez
January 28, 2020
Thanks to G.I. Joe: War on Cobra for sponsoring us today! Download G.I. Joe: War on Cobra right now for FREE on your mobile device and choose a side for battle. Please use the link http://www.d3go.com/KFGames to download the game and receive your free Bazooka and Missile B.A.T. character in the game. Free gift is for new players Get a free stock today by going to http://games.robinhood.com Blessing and Imran run through some of the new details of Pokemon Home along with discussing the rumored Resident Evil 8. Time Stamps - 00:07:40 - Housekeeping Our first impressions video of Patapon 2 Remastered is now up on Youtube.com/KindaFunn yGames We also have a new episode of PS I Love You XOXO available on Youtube and streaming services Speaking of PS I Love You, the shirts are currently sold out but should be back in stock within a few weeks. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Black Jack and Mohammed Mohammed The Roper Report - 00:10:10 - Pokémon Home details are out, this is from Nicole Carpenter over at Polygon 00:19:39 - A Witcher Spin-off game Is Now Available on Nintendo Switch Worldwide, this is from Francesco De Meo of wccftech 00:24:15 - Nintendo Mobile Games Reach $1 Billion in Lifetime Player Spending, this is by Katie Williams of Sensortower 00:32:55 -Did Respawn just murder the new Apex Legends guy?, this is from Austen Goslin of Polygon 00:41:42 -Resident Evil 8 May be First-Person Again, this is from Nathan Birch of wccftech 00:48:55 - Out today 00:53:05 - GI JOE: War on Cobra 00:55:21 - Robinhood Reader mail - 00:56:25 - Do you guys have any tips for conventions or tournaments to stay clean and healthy? - The Nano Biologist 01:02:30 - What's happening with Stadia? - GroovyMuse 01:11:45 - Squad Up:Brian(Xbox) - BigTen68 01:12:10 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Tim
January 27, 2020
Thanks to G.I. Joe: War on Cobra for sponsoring us today! Download G.I. Joe: War on Cobra right now for FREE on your mobile device and choose a side for battle. Please use the link http://www.d3go.com/KFGames to download the game and receive your free Bazooka and Missile B.A.T. character in the game. Free gift is for new players only. Get a free stock today by going to http://games.robinhood.com Greg freaks out because Patapon 2 Remastered has a release date, Barrett pleads with WB Montreal, and Blessing regrets coming to work here. Time Stamps - MISSION ACCOMPLISHED! 00:10:22 - CONGRATULATIONS GREG! - Best Friends Q:The 5 Star Man 00:14:15 - Housekeeping Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Black Jack and Mohammed Mohammed Media Molecule’s Impy Awards were Sunday. Check out the archive! The Roper Report - 00:14:50 - Torchlight Frontiers becomes Torchlight 3 00:21:50 - Activision Teams with Google 00:33:55 - We MIGHT have dodged a bullet on US/China Consol tariffs, Hayden Taylor @ GIB 00:37:58 - Atari is making video game hotels 00:44:30 - Out today 00:46:45 - GI JOE: WAR FOR COBRA 00:49:00 - ROBINHOOD Reader mail - 00:54:45 - Do you guys think ray tracing will be one of the defining features of next gen? - Marcus Hutchens 01:02:48 - Squad Up: Markus(PlayStation 3) - Night-MareW 01:: - You‘re Wrong This week’s Hosts: TUESDAY: Blessing and Imran WEDNESDAY: Blessing and Tim THURSDAY: Tim and Ray Narvaez Jr. FRIDAY: Greg and Blessing
January 24, 2020
Get 20% off and free shipping by using the code GAMES at http://manscaped.com. Catch the games Saturdays at 2pm Pacific, Sundays at Noon Pacific and Monday night league at 5:30pm Pacific on http://Watch./LoLEsports.com and http://TWITCH.tv/LCS and http://YouTube.com/LoLEsports Install Raid for Free ✅http://patron.me/KindaFunnyGamesRaid and get a special starter pack 💥Available only in the next 30 days. Blessing and Tim discuss the possibility of a sequel/remake of the Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic games along with new GDC surveys and more! Time Stamps - 00:03:42 - Housekeeping Our first impressions video of Kingdom Hearts 3 DLC Re: Mind is now up on Youtube.com/KindaFunnyGames We've got FIVE community meet ups happening in the next few weeks -- Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston, NYC, DC, and Kansas City! The Roper Report - 00:05:39 - Knights of the Old Republic Remake Might Be Back in the Cards 00:17:42 - “How would you like to see KOTOR improved for current/next gen consoles?” - Nano Biologist 00:22:04 - Over 10% of developers are making games for the next generation 00:39:56 - PlayStation has the highest customer brand loyalty according to one study 00:43:25 - “Is this really a surprise?” - Zabekil 00:45:43 - Soma and Amnesia Developer, Frictional Games, is teasing its next title with an interesting ARG 00:51:38 - Manscaped 00:53:13 - Riot Games 00:54:41 - Raid 00:56:18 - Out today Reader mail - 00:59:30 - “Have you ever been afraid to replay a game?” - Aaron Malin 01:06:04 - You‘re Wrong 01:08:19 - Post Show Next week’s Hosts: Monday - Greg & Blessing Tuesday - Blessing & Imran Wednesday - Blessing & Greg Thursday - Tim & Ray Narvaez Jr Friday - Greg & Blessing
January 23, 2020
Get 20% off and free shipping by using the code GAMES at http://manscaped.com. Get started with your first month of Hims free by going to http://forhims.com/gamesdaily. Install Raid for Free ✅http://patron.me/KindaFunnyGamesRaid and get a special starter pack 💥Available only in the next 30 days. Greg and Blessing talk about what episodic content they'd want from Kojima, the next gen features that matter, and more! Time Stamps - 00:05:11 - Housekeeping PS I Love You XOXO sweatshirt restock in three weeks. We've got FIVE community meet ups happening in the next few weeks -- Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston, NYC, DC, and Kansas City! Kingdom Hearts DLC this afternoon. Probably. Twitch.tv/kindafunngyames Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Black Jack and Mohammed Mohammed The Roper Report - 00:06:51 - What’s Next for Hideo Kojima? Richard Wakeling @ GameSpot 00:24:45 - Kingdom Hearts Mobile Game this Spring, Matt Purslow @ IGN 00:27:20 - Why would square enix put critical lore entries in a mobile game rather than keep them on console? - Best Friends Q: Frank furtter 00:33:50 - What Features Matter Most for Next Gen? Brendan Sinclair, GIB 00:40:05 - Holy Fuck, that Ninja Theory Mara stuff WAS in-game footage 00:41:40 - Housemarque Celebrates 25 years, Teases Next Game 00:50:45 - Nioh 2 Post-Launch DLC Plan, Tom Lee on the PS Blog 00:51:35 - Congrats, Joey Noelle: Stardew Sales Milestone, DualShockers 00:54:56 - MANSCAPED 00:56:07 - RIOT 00:57:30 - RAID 00:59:00 - Apex Season 4 News today! 01:02:20 - Out today 01:05:15 - Squad Up: Gabriel W (PS4) Dragonking99 01:05:50 - You‘re Wrong Tomorrow’s Hosts: Blessing and Tim
January 22, 2020
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January 21, 2020
Get 20% off and free shipping by using the code GAMES at http://manscaped.com. Catch the games Saturdays at 2pm Pacific, Sundays at Noon Pacific and Monday night league at 5:30pm Pacific on http://Watch./LoLEsports.com and http://TWITCH.tv/LCS and http://YouTube.com/LoLEsports Install Raid for Free ✅http://patron.me/KindaFunnyGamesRaid and get a special starter pack 💥Available only in the next 30 days. Blessing and Imran discuss how a recent hire for Ubisoft reflect on the publisher's new direction. Time Stamps - 00:04:44 - Housekeeping New merch drops today: kindafunny.com/store The Roper Report - 00:06:13 - Splinter Cell creative director to rejoin Ubisoft 00:13:56 - “Assuming a new Splinter Cell is coming…” - AnakinJMT 00:24:11 - Doom Eternal Preview Impressions Have Dropped 00:26:15 - “If ID Software is able to help Zenimax out of the hole that was Fallout 76…” - Frankfurtter 00:37:58 - Gameplay of PS5 launch title, Godfall, allegedly leaks online 00:41:45 - Sega Will Announce Sonic News On The 20th Of Every Month In 2020 00:45:17 - Xbox Project xCloud adds Destiny 2, Halo: The Master Chief Collection, and more titles 00:47:09 - Manscaped 00:48:43 - RIOT 00:50:17 - RAID 00:52:17 - Out Today Reader mail - 00:58:22 - “This weekend in Chicago is the Nier Orchestra concert…” - Penks 01:04:30 - Squad Up: Greg from Edmonton - Uplay - Opterix_73 01:05:22 - You‘re Wrong 01:07:40 - Post Show Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg & Whitta
January 20, 2020
Hurry to http://upstart.com/kfgames to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is. If you go to http://getquip.com/games right now, you’ll get your first refill free! Get started with your first month of Hims free by going to http://forhims.com/gamesdaily. Danny Thompson from Nintendo Enthusiast joins Greg to talk about Dying Light 2's delay, 2D Metroid rumors, and more! Time Stamps - 00:06:48 - Housekeeping The Roper Report - 00:08:14 - Dying Light 2 Delayed 00:13:40 - “Do you think this helps Google Stadia?” - Shaun Eye 00:15:32 - Rumor: 2D Metroid and a traditional Paper Mario to release in 2020 00:26:12 - Ubisoft Lawsuit over DDOS Attacks 00:32:04 - Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Roadmap 00:38:19 - Out today 00:45:30 - Manscaped 00:46:40 - RIOT 00:48:03 - RAID Reader mail - 00:49:30 - “I'm curious about your thoughts on what Biden said about video game developers” - anakinjmt 00:52:02 - “How is covering for a more specific fanbase in the industry different than covering the industry at large?” - 2038 Pokémon CEO 00:54:34 - “With rumors flying around left and right about what we will happen next gen which rumor is your favorite and which do you think will actually come to fruition?” - Frankfurtter 00:57:38 - Squad Up: Mark - Xbox - Cedrixs 00:59:40 - Required Reading: https://bit.ly/2RfdCcJ 01:01:39 - You‘re Wrong 01:04:09 - Post Show This Week’s Hosts: Tuesday: Blessing & Imran Wednesday: Greg & Whitta Thursday: Greg & Blessing Friday: Blessing & Tim
January 17, 2020
Hurry to http://upstart.com/kfgames to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is. If you go to http://getquip.com/games right now, you’ll get your first refill free! Get started with your first month of Hims free by going to http://forhims.com/gamesdaily. Another one bites the dust. Blessing and Tim sit down and discuss this week's latest delay, Iron Man VR. Time Stamps - 00:02:47 - Housekeeping The Roper Report - 00:04:37 - Iron Man VR Gets Delayed 00:06:01 - “I have a theory about all the recent delays…” - Katie 00:22:23 - ‘Call Of Duty’ Totally Dominated The 20 Best-Selling Video Games Of The Decade 00:30:08 - “Do you think console exclusivity hurts single player games from selling copies in terms of making these top selling lists?” - Frank Furtter 00:33:53 - CD Projekt reveals that development staff have been required to crunch on upcoming RPG 00:38:55 - Cyberpunk 2077 Multiplayer Likely Not Playable Until After 2021 00:43:11 - Out today 00:45:00 - Upstart 00:46:31 - Hims 00:48:38 - QUIP Reader mail - 00:53:45 - “What you think each other’s GOTY will be?” - Marcus Hutchens 00:59:58 - “Is Playstation still poised to win the next generation?” - Midnight Owl 01:04:41 - Squad Up: Josh - Steam - JHugs 01:06:04 - You‘re Wrong 01:06:57 - Post Show Next Week’s Hosts: Monday - Greg & Danny from Nintendo Enthusiast Tuesday - Blessing & Imran Wednesday - Greg & Whitta Thursday - Greg & Blessing Friday - Blessing & Tim
January 16, 2020
Hurry to http://upstart.com/kfgames to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is. If you go to http://getquip.com/games right now, you’ll get your first refill free! Get started with your first month of Hims free by going to http://forhims.com/gamesdaily. Fran and Greg run you through the delay of Cyberpunk 2077, the disappointment of the new Smash Bros. character, and more! Time Stamps - 00:03:00 - Housekeeping This afternoon, the boys are streaming Dragon Ball @ 2 p.m. twitch.tv/kindafunnygames. The Roper Report - 00:05:19 - Cyberpunk 2077 Delayed 00:09:34 - “Do you think CD Projekt Red is delaying Cyberpunk to avoid extreme crunch?” - Lucid dre4m 00:21:03 - Super Smash Bros DLC 00:29:07 - “Do you think Nintendo has been a little tone-deaf when it comes to adding new fighters to Smash Ultimate?” - Suck Sandwich 00:35:06 - “What (indie) games do you see getting similar treatment in upcoming announcements?” - Gilly Brums 00:36:53 - “What do you guys think is the end goal for this game?” - Fendyy 00:41:44 - Kojima Comes to GDC 00:45:56 - Stadia Promises 10 Timed Exclusives By July 2020 00:52:49 - Narcos VIdeo Game Announced 00:55:00 - Upstart 00:56:18 - Hims 00:57:37 - Quip 00:58:46 - *BREAKING NEWS* 01:01:38 - Out today 01:04:40 - Squad Up: Robert Mimms - Xbox - RobertMimms 01:05:11 - You‘re Wrong 01:08:20 - Post Show Tomorrow’s Hosts: Greg & Blessing
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