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PODCAST Episode 41: April News Dump

Posted April 17th 2012 by J. Edison Thomas.

Podcast 41 - April News Dump

Time for a big ol' news dump of any items from early April that caught the boys' attention. Games and gadgets from PAX East to XBLA's Arcade Next, from Google to Facebook. Listen to the podcast as a stream or download, with timestamps after the jump.

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Jump by topic:

  • 00:30 Games we've been playing

    • 00:30 48 Chambers by Discord Games on XBLIG
    • 04:45 MegaCity by Cole Powered on XBLIG
    • 07:35 Solitaire Blitz by PopCap on Facebook
    • 08:40 Draw Something by OMGPOP on iOS

  • 13:00 Miyamoto loves Angry Birds (incorrectly attributed to Kotaku. Actual source: Hookshot)
  • 14:30 Lost Planet 3 announced, to be developed by Western developer Spark Unlimited
  • 19:35 Google's Project Glass
  • 25:20 XBLA Arcade Next event, April 18th–May 9th

    • 25:30 Trials Evolution on April 18th, 1200MSP
    • 26:35 Bloodforge on April 25th, 1200MSP
    • 28:30 Fable Heroes on May 2nd, 800MSP
    • 31:20 Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition on May 9th, 1600MSP

  • 33:30 PAX East

    • 34:05 BioWare panel discussing Mass Effect 3 Extended Cut DLC
    • 38:35 Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness: Episode 3 by Zeboyd Gamers coming to XBLIG

  • 42:25 Facebook buys Instagram for $1B
  • 46:30 End of show housekeeping

    • 47:20 Twitter accounts to follow: @God_Damn_Batman, @TNG_S8, and @toddbarry

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Find us on Twitter: @nerdmentality @Jesticide @TheCommysh @TheIndieMine

Thanks for listening!

Tags: bloodforge, trials evolution, arcade next, google, lost planet 3, xbla, xblig, ios, draw something, popcap, solitaire blitz, megacity, 48 chambers, fable, fable heroes, minecraft, instagram, facebook, Mass Effect 3, BioWare, pax east, PAX, zeboyd games, on the rain-slick precipice of darkness, penny arcade, minecraft: xbox 360 edition, podcast

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