May 11

Platforms Episode 31 – One Dave in Paris

Josh Philpott and Dave Kozicki (with David ‘Beardy’ McVay)

Platforms is a gamers podcast by gamers. The podcast is recorded live on Ustream with chat interaction so come and join the fun as your host candidly discuss the latest in the gaming world. The podcast is uncensored, explicit, honest and very non ‘PC’. We kick off this week with the trailer for ‘Monster Hunter 3 Tri’, this week’s feature review.

First up Dave gives us a run down on his trip to Paris and his preview of the new games from Bethesda.

This show is recorded live on Ustream ever Monday at 8pm (AEST UTC +10).

This Week’s News:

New news on the R18+ rating campaign
98.2% of Australians support R18+ rating – News at GameSpot

Nintendo points it’s finger at competition
VG247 » Blog Archive » Report – Iwata calls Apple products Nintendo’s “enemy of the future”

The new Red Dead Redemption trailer
YouTube – Red Dead Redemption Trailer – Revolution

New Little Big Planet 2 Screens surface
All Games Beta: LittleBigPlanet 2 First images

Infinity Ward … still holding in there
Infinity Ward staying open despite 35 defections – News at GameSpot

New patch for Battlefield: Bad Company 2 on consoles
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Getting Console Patch News | Video Game Event News, Latest Trailers | GameTrailers.com

Coming soon: ‘Red Dead Redemption’, ‘Lost Planet 2’, ‘Alan Wake’, ‘Alpha Protocol’ and ‘Demon’s Souls’

Review of the Week: This week, Josh and Dave give a basic review of ‘Monster Hunter 3 Tri’ on Wii. However, the game is so big and in depth that they have decided to revisit this in a couple of weeks. Initial reaction, slow to start but it is mostly positive.

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Quick shout outs to our friends at Game PronOxcgnAustralian Gamer Podcast and The Game Arena Podcast

This episode carries an explicit tag due to frequent coarse language and adult themes.

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