Round 71 - Worth the Wait

Date aired: 

13 Sep 2019

Show Length: 


Multimedia version - YouTube

Around the World:  00:08:44

  • Nintendo, Micrrosoft, Sony to require disclosure of lootbox odds on all published titles starting in 2020
  • Twitch creating their own streaming software
  • Discord trying out "private" game streams - direct to web or desktop app for up to 10 people
  • Discord's "games with Nitro" subscription service was not popular enough; stopped
  • Mojang announces major Minecraft graphics overhaul will not be happening any time soon; instead, announces significant support for raytracing
  • UK courts order their 5 major ISPs to block sites hosting piracy-focused SXOS - Switch OS
  • Neo Geo Arcade Stick Pro - 20 pack-in SNK arcade fighing games, can be used as standalone USB fightstick
  • Fire Emblem: Three Houses released; review-bombed immediately, but has since recovered
  • Billy Mitchell (washed-up Donkey Kong arcade "record"-holder banned from leaderboards for cheating) sues Twin Galaxies, Guinness World Records for defamation and to reinstate his records
  • Another FFVII Remake trailer drops at Tokyo Games Show
  • Celeste Chapter 9 DLC - Farewell - released 09 Sep
  • AMD continues improving its releases, w/ processor firmare update to solve boost clock issues, increase by 25-50MHz across all cores
  • KFC releases sim
  • Epic Games Store obtains another exclusive: Oddworld: Soulstorm
  • GameStop continues closing stores
  • 20th anniversary of the short-lived, ill-fated (though niche-loved) Sega Dreamcast
  • World of Warcraft: Classic hits full release; massive queues, server overloading

Bonus Level 1:  00:48:49

Personal Gaming:  01:02:25

  • Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night (PC; Quest for Semi-Glory, now complete)
  • Monolith (PC; Quest for Semi-Glory, now complete)
  • Iconoclasts (PC; Quest for Semi-Glory, now complete)
  • Celeste (PC; Quest for Semi-Glory, in progress)
  • Battle Garegga (Arcade; Shmup Book Club, Aug 2019)
  • Dangerous Seed (Arcade; Shmup Book Club, Sep 2019)
  • Espgaluda (Arcade; Shmup Book Club, Jul-Sep 2019)
  • Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Switch)
  • Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Switch)
  • Assault Android Cactus+ (PC; Campaign+ speedruns)
  • Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past randomizers + keysanity (SNES; S3-2019 practice)
  • DoDonPachi DaiFukkatsu (PC: S3-2019 practice)
  • Pathfinder (tabletop)
  • Paperback (board)
  • Betrayal ot House on the Hill (board)
  • Cryptid (board)
  • Super Mario Maker 2 (Switch)
  • Tetris: The Grandmaster (Arcade)
  • Tetris DX (GameBoy Color)
  • Octopath Traveler (Switch)
  • World of Warcraft: Classic (PC)
  • Legacy of the Ancients (PC)
  • Uridium (C64)

Bonus Level 2:  01:42:57

Super Stigma Slam 2019 preview: 01:54:49

Full date: 

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 19:00:00 CDT