April 7, 2020

SVP042 - Functional Alcoholism

ScottyMo of MegaVisions joins us once more to talk podcast theme songs, old school Hanna-Barbera cartoons, and adapting to life with COVID-19. Stick around as we discuss how Son'y PlayStation 5 may be facing some serious trouble, The Last of Us Part II seeing indefinite delays, and how Randy continues to fuck his employees over.

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Opening: "ScrubVerse Theme - Wily" by Kubaluka
Closing Track: "Zero" by Base Fox

News:

  1. Randy Pitchford is a money grubbing scumfuck

    1. https://kotaku.com/sources-despite-huge-sales-borderlands-3-developers-a-1842617645
    2. https://www.vg247.com/2020/02/07/red-dead-redemption-2-29-million-borderlands-3-8-million/
    3. https://ir.take2games.com/news-releases/news-release-details/borderlandsr-3-redefines-mayhem-establishes-franchise-billion?field_nir_news_date_value%5bmin%5d=2019
    4. https://www.inquisitr.com/5976248/god-of-war-cory-barlog-randy-pitchford/
    5. https://twitter.com/jasonschreier/status/1245403576198926339
    6. https://twitter.com/danlowlows/status/1245425865367805953
    7. https://twitter.com/search?q=randy%20pitchford&src=typed_query
    8. https://twitter.com/BBblazkowicz/status/1245459090349981698
    9. https://twitter.com/CaseyExplosion/status/1245482311023501315
    10. https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2019-10-03-gearbox-ceo-randy-pitchford-and-former-lawyer-bring-end-to-messy-legal-dispute
    11. https://kotaku.com/former-gearbox-lawyer-accuses-ceo-randy-pitchford-of-ta-1831679539
    12. https://twitter.com/DuvalMagic/status/1083863896010776578
    13. https://www.businessinsider.com/gearbox-ceo-randy-pitchford-lawsuit-dismissed-2019-10
  2. The Last of Us 2 Sees delays as Sony scrambles to find it’s footing
    1. https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2020-04-02-the-last-of-us-part-2-iron-man-vr-delayed-indefinitely
    2. https://twitter.com/PlayStation/status/1245773000592384001
    3. https://twitter.com/Naughty_Dog/status/1245773177944281089
    4. https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/03/world/coronavirus-news-updates.html
    5. https://kotaku.com/as-naughty-dog-crunches-on-the-last-of-us-ii-developer-1842289962
    6. https://twitter.com/GameAnim/status/1238199242256052224
    7. https://twitter.com/GameAnim/status/1238199518534881281
    8. https://twitter.com/GameAnim/status/1238200254605873152
    9. https://screenrant.com/ghost-tsushima-delay-playstation-ps4-june-trending-twitter/
    10. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-03-27/sony-says-virus-may-wipe-out-forecast-upgrade-delay-earnings
  3. GameStop to permanently close 320 stores in       1. https://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/360247/GameStop_to_close_at_least_320_stores_in_2020.php
    1. https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2020-03-26-gamestop-turns-a-q4-profit-despite-28-percent-dip-in-sales
    2. https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2020/03/despite-closures-gamestop-says-its-seeing-increased-demand-amid-pandemic/
  4. Sony’s PlayStation 5 may be in serious trouble
    1. https://comicbook.com/gaming/2020/04/02/ps5-playstation-5-sony-rumor-console-overheating-power/

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