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Platinum Explosion: A PlayStation Podcast

Comedy

Every Wednesday join Dylan Blight & Ashley Hobley as they discuss the latest releases and hottest news in the PlayStation family.

Every Wednesday join Dylan Blight & Ashley Hobley as they discuss the latest releases and hottest news in the PlayStation family.

Location:

Australia

Genres:

Comedy

Description:

Every Wednesday join Dylan Blight & Ashley Hobley as they discuss the latest releases and hottest news in the PlayStation family.

Twitter:

@PlatPodcast

Language:

English


Episodes

PS5 Showcase - Games, Price, Release Date & More

9/16/2020
Dylan, Ashley and guest Buddy Watson react to the PS5 Showcase including the PlayStation 5 price, release date and launch games.

Don't DualSense & Doritos

9/8/2020
Following on from last weeks Doritos news we have now learned that PlayStation has released a ‘PlayStation Chip Picker’ in some countries. What is going on with PlayStation and Doritos?! And what foods are you actually allowed to eat while gaming on your PS5? Also on the show: Marvel’s Avengers Impressions Week Of PSVR News Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Episode Timecodes INTRO 00:10 - Hello 00:20 - PS5 Price...

Duration:00:43:07

It's September & We Have No PS5 Release Date Or Price

9/1/2020
It' is September 2020 and we still don’t have a release date or price for the PS5. Are we okay? No. Also on the show: New F.I.S.T gameplay Sony Might Let You Pre-Order a PS5 Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Episode Timecodes INTRO 00:10 - Hello 00:20 - Price Watch 00:40 - Trophy Cabinet PS NEWS 00:55 - PS Plus Games For September 03:55 - Fall Guys Is The Most Downloaded PS Plus Game 07:25 - Sony Lets You...

Duration:00:46:15

Gamescom Prep + Iron Man VR Update

8/25/2020
A little bit of Gamescom prep and some light news including the new Iron Man VR patch. Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Episode Timecodes INTRO 00:10 - Hello PS NEWS 00:35 - Gamescom Prep 05:40 - First PS5 Ad - “Play Has No Limits” 08:30 - Some More DualSense Hype From Devs 12:50 - Miles Nearly Wasn’t In Spider-Man 18:10 - This Yakuza: Like A Dragon Release Date Is Nonsense OUR VR WORLDS ’Iron Man VR...

Duration:00:33:06

Brand New Hitman VR Gameplay & Rumours Of A PSVR Headset

8/18/2020
A brand new developer video showcases gameplay for Hitman VR. It looks great! Maybe too good to be true… Also, Sony is working on a PSVR3 or a PC PSVR — something headset. Also on the show: Ghost of Tsushima: Legends Announced The Last PS3 Game Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Resources: Explosion Network ’DualSense Controller Has Much Larger Battery Than DualShock 4’ PlayStation Blog ’Beat Saber Launches Linkin...

Duration:00:47:10

Ghost of Tsushima Spoiler Discussion

8/14/2020
1274, the island of Tsushima — beware of spoilers. Dylan, Ashley and Ciaran discuss Jin’s journey and all the people he meets along the way. What’s the deal with the ending of the game? And where do we think a potential sequel could go? Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Platinum Explosion Credits Music by: Dylan Blight Art by: Cherie Henriques All...

Duration:01:20:27

The Last PS4 State of Play

8/11/2020
Last week’s State of Play promised nothing but PS4 and PSVR. We got some PS5. But this seems to have been the last check-in before the upcoming PS5 State of Play we all know is coming. Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Episode Timecodes INTRO 00:10 - Hello 00:45 - Trophy Cabinet PS NEWS 01:10 - The Last of Us Part II Gets New Difficulties 04:40 - Fall Guys Imposible Trophy Is Being Made Possible 10:10 - Another State...

Duration:00:52:52

What PS4 Accessories Will Work On Your PS5

8/4/2020
Sony has revealed what accessories from the PS4 will work on the PS5. The DualShock 4 will — for PS4 games only! Is this a big mistake?! We don’t think so. Also on the show: State of Play This Friday, But It’s Only For PS4/VR Stuff Ghost of Tsushima Spoiler-Free Final Thoughts Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Episode Timecodes INTRO 00:10 - Hello 00:45 - Fall Guys Made An Impossible Platinum 01:10 - Trophy...

Duration:00:41:10

Fall Guys Is A Massive PS Plus Win

7/28/2020
Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout is a game you should be very excited about. We played the beta over the weekend and now it has been announced it’ll be on of the PS Plus games for August. Exciting! Review Mentioned: Destroy All Humans Article Mentioned: Fall Guys Will Be A Massive Twitch Game & Potential Friendship Killer Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Episode Timecodes INTRO 00:10 - Hello 00:20 - Trophy Cabinet PS...

Duration:00:51:55

Leaked Demo Shows Us What Sucker Punch Was Working On Prior To Ghost of Tsushima

7/21/2020
We may be playing Ghost of Tsushima at the moment but a gameplay demo for ‘The Prophecy’ has leaked. It was a project Sucker Punch was working on prior to Ghost of Tsushima and although there are some small similarities, it’s definitely a big swing to get to feudal Japan. Also on the show: Ghost of Tsushima Impressions First Look At DualSense In Work Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Episode Timecodes INTRO 00:10 -...

Duration:00:52:39

Sony Buys Into Epic Games

7/14/2020
Sony has dumped a bunch of cash into Epic Games. Smart move? We discuss. Also on the show: Uncharted movie news… somehow Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Episode Timecodes INTRO 00:10 - Hello 00:30 - Ghost of Tsushima Is Out This Week 01:00 - Trophy Cabinet 01:15 - Why There Are No More Plats PS NEWS 02:50 - PS5 Stuff Is Up On Amazon - Preorders Soon? 07:45 - PS5 Box Art 10:45 - PSN Downloads For June 15:35 -...

Duration:00:38:40

A PS5 Is Born Every 30 Seconds

7/7/2020
Sony can make a PS5 in 30 seconds apparently. Did you know that the original icons on the PS1 controller were actually designed for a certain reason? In fact, after having read that a PS5 has been produced. Crazy. Also on the show: F.I.S.T Is Back! Iron Man VR Review Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Episode Timecodes INTRO 00:10 - Hello 00:40 - Trophy Cabinet 00:50 - Don’t Send People Death Threats Over A Game PS...

Duration:01:03:19

Important Details From The City That Never Sleeps For Miles Morales

6/30/2020
Dylan and Ashley discuss what story details they hope to see touched on in Spider-Man: Miles Morales. Mostly, these are threads introduced in ‘The City That Never Sleeps’ DLC. Also on the show: New Crash Bandicoot Is HUGE Amy Henig Stroy From IGN Was B.S PS Plus Is 10 Years Old Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Episode Timecodes INTRO 00:10 - Hello 01:20 - Trophy Cabinet PS NEWS 01:30 - PS Plus Games For...

Duration:00:48:29

Will There Be The Last of Us Part III?

6/23/2020
The Last of Us Part II released on Friday, so we discuss our spoiler-free thoughts on the game and if we’d like to see the third game in the franchise. Also on the show: Kingdom Hearts Rhythm Game RIP The Order 1886 Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Episode Timecodes INTRO 00:10 - Hello 00:40 - Trophy Cabinet PS GAMING00:50 - The Last of Us Part II Spoiler-Free Discussion 20:50 - Do We Need A Third Game In The...

Duration:01:03:42

The Last of Us Part II Spoiler Discussion

6/23/2020
This episode contains FULL SPOILERS for The Last of Us Part II. Dylan & Ciaran dive into discussing the major story and character moments. Please finish the game before listening. Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ciaran Marchant: https://twitter.com/YaboyRingo Spoiler-Free Review: https://explosionnetwork.com/game-reviews/the-last-of-us-part-ii-review Opinion...

Duration:01:40:03

New PS5 Details & Follow-Up On Games

6/16/2020
The PS5 event was Friday and although we covered all the reveals and the PS5 box itself on a bonus episode, there’s been many more things released about these games and the PS5 we need to discuss. These include the Spider-Man: Miles Morales controversy, the frame-rate and ray-tracing being used in these games and possibly what the PSVR2 could be looking like. Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Episode Timecodes INTRO 00:10...

Duration:01:03:25

PS5 Event Reactions & Breakdown

6/11/2020
A massive bonus episode to breakdown and discuss everything shown during today’s PlayStation 5 event. Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Ciaran Marchant: https://twitter.com/YaboyRingo Guests: Buddy Watson: https://twitter.com/BuddyWatson12 (Radio Watson) Platinum Explosion Credits Music by: Dylan Blight Art by: Cherie Henriques All Episodes: https://explosionnetwork.com/platinum-explosion-podcast Support...

Duration:02:08:05

The Likely and Unlikely for the PS5 Reveal

6/9/2020
The PS5 Reveal event has a new date so Ashley gets Ciaran to share his thoughts on all the rumoured games and information ahead of the event. Also on the show: #PSPlusPlays for June Harry Potter game info leak Valorant for Console? Hosts: Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Ciaran Marchant: https://twitter.com/YaboyRingo Episode Timecodes INTRO 00:10 - Hello 00:52 - Trophy Cabinet PS NEWS 01:08 - PS5 Event Reannounced 08:26 - Rating the Likelihood of Rumours for the...

Duration:01:39:34

PS5 Reveal Predictions

6/2/2020
The PS5 Event may have been rightfully delayed but Dylan & Ashley can still drop their predictions now. Also on the show: The Last of Us State of Play The Last Guardian Film? Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Episode Timecodes INTRO 00:10 - Hello 00:35 - Trophy Cabinet PS NEWS 00:50 - PS5 Event Delayed 08:40 - PS5 Event Predictions 29:50 - All PS4 Games Need To Be PS5 Compatible From July 32:10 - The Last of Us...

Duration:00:48:02

There Are Difficulty Options In Ghost of Tsushima

5/26/2020
We have much more to discuss about Ghost of Tsushima, including following up on some points of interest from last week. These include difficulty options in the game, any spooky elements and just how much of an RPG it is. Also on the show: GORN Review Iron Man VR Demo Thoughts Clid the Snail (New GOTY Friend) Hosts: Dylan Blight: https://twitter.com/vivaladil Ashley Hobley: https://twitter.com/ashleyhobley Episode Timecodes INTRO 00:10 - Hello 00:40 - Trophy Cabinet PS NEWS 00:55...

Duration:01:00:07