The Inner Gamer,

205: Catastronauts, Kingdom Hearts 3 and Social Experiences in Gaming

February 04, 2019

We hosted our first event of 2019 and featured the 4 player couch co-op game called Catastronauts. Think of it as Overcooked meets FTL…all in space. We also play a good amount of the Anthem demo to get a feel for what kind of game that will become and we play the initial parts of Kingdom Hearts 3 from a newcomers perspective.

In our news, Sony is focusing first party efforts on the PS5, the devs at Overkill’s The Walking Dead knew it was doomed and Overwatch’s new map has a piano. We also have a discussion on Epic Games convincing Metro Exodus to pull from the Steam store and become exclusive to the Epic Games store for a year. Some people aren’t happy about this switch.

Finally, Fortnite hosted their first ever live concert featuring Marshmello. It was about 10-15 minutes long and was full of lights and effects to keep people interested and engaged. Will we see more things like this in the future?

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Show Notes
  • 2:26


  • 10:58

    Anthem Demo

  • 33:13

    Kingdom Hearts 3

  • 40:39

    Gaming News

  • 1:11:10

    Real World Social Experiences in Video Games

  • 1:27:33

    Upcoming Video Game Releases

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