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Episode 51 – Dude, where’s my hardware?

Back to video gaming news this week, and damn, is there a lot to talk about! Liam, Mike, Steve and Dave espouse prophetically their beliefs on the great pre-order debacles of the past week, and Microsoft’s big move in acquiring Zenimax Media, and recent games we’ve played.

Heads up, no episode next week due to time constraints. But hang in there, we’ll be back the following week!

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Episode 50 – GOLD

Commemorating our 50th episode with a Gold celebration! Something a bit different this week, as we take a look back at the past 49 episodes through gold-coloured glasses. Steve, Dave, Jorge, Mike and Liam will vote through a long (!!!) series of podcast-centric categories, before the Meta Gold and Final Gold rounds, for not real point other than to present the EBP Gold AwardTM to the winning category!

The categories are:

  • Online team shooter
  • Realistic online shootan
  • Flying is fun
  • Get your friends around
  • Don’t get your friends around
  • Sports games for serious people
  • Car games for serious people
  • Real-life silly podcast happenings
  • Open worlds
  • RPG central, roll for boredom
  • Things that are rumoured to go on outside and are popular
  • Hey, that’s a pretty simulation
  • New ways to get games
  • Best bits of the Podcast
  • Ways that buying games has changed
  • What did you like talking about the best
  • Worst Gaming Trends
  • Best Gaming Trends

If you make it through this episode, we’ll award you an EBP Gold Listener thank you!

Next week we’ll be resuming our regular look at the video games news and speculation leading into the most interesting period in gaming for quite some time.

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Episode 49 – Hardwars

Nvidia’s Ampere lineup, Xbox Series S and X pricing, Nintendo’s weird Mario Kart thing, Wastland 3, Crusader Kings 3, Diabotical, and more video game news this week from Steve, Dave, Mike and Liam,

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Episode 48 – Amped for Ampere

Twas the night before the launch of Nvidia’s Ampere GPU lineup, so Liam, Dave, Mike, Jorge and Steve trawl through the rumors and leaks in anticipation of the now announced cards! Such is the life of the podcasting schedule, it’ll be interesting to see what came true on next week’s episode.

Gamescom happened online and we react, talk PS5 and Sony on PC, Windows 95 era and our desired remakes, and plenty more games and gaming news.

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Episode 47 – Corporate Battlegrounds

As Epic and Apple go to war over the walled garden approach, and we await the imminent announcement of Nvidia’s next generation GPUs, the EBP crew tactlessly tackle the touchy topics of the video game world.

This week Mike, Liam, Steve, Dave and Jorge touch on the COD trailer ethics, wrap up SGDQ, ‘valuting’ content, bush tripping, and a raft of games we’ve played.

@mk1est4r recently had a yarn with @elfishguy

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Episode 46 – Taking Flight

This week Jorge, Mike, Dave, Steve and Liam talk taking to the skies on the launch night of Microsoft Flight Simulator, SGDQ, Fall Guys, Dungeon Defenders Awakened, COD Warzone, Not Destiny, ToeJam & Earl, Basketball Classics, the coming cOnSoLe WaR and other video game news and nonsense in a jam packed episode.

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Episode 45 – Happily Ever Isolated

8 months slipped by so quickly, but here we are! Join Steve, Dave, Jorge and Mike as we discuss becoming a Twitch star, preparing for Microsoft Flight Simulator, eSports, and a boatload of video games!

We’re a little rusty (and Steve’s non-pandemic chesty congestion), but look forward to a more steady stream of episodes as we head into peak release schedule and console launch season.

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Episode 44 – Regular Scheduled Programming

**This episode has been re-posted, as it was our last episode before a unexpected significant 10 month break.

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Episode 43 – Freedom of Expression

Steve, TV Dave, Jorge and Jeff wander blindly through the minefield of actually having an opinion on anything, talk Blizzard, Untitled Goose Game, Destiny 2 and more.

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#ebp2019 #season4

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Episode 42 – Vive la Refund!

Steve and TV Dave talk through some backlog games, and argue at length about the COD:MW beta, the French court’s decision over Valve and think about what a future with second-hand digital licence markets look like.

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#ebp2019 #season4

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Opening theme: Escape from an Unknown Planet by Senbei.