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Looking for a rundown on all the latest PC gaming news? Want some hot hot hot PC game reviews? Look no further than Rock Paper Shotgun's weekly recap of the last seven days in PC games, The PC Gaming Weekspot. Headlines And Hot Takes, Show And Tell, Mystery Steam Reviews: The PC Gaming Weekspot has it all!

Looking for a rundown on all the latest PC gaming news? Want some hot hot hot PC game reviews? Look no further than Rock Paper Shotgun's weekly recap of the last seven days in PC games, The PC Gaming Weekspot. Headlines And Hot Takes, Show And Tell, Mystery Steam Reviews: The PC Gaming Weekspot has it all!

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Looking for a rundown on all the latest PC gaming news? Want some hot hot hot PC game reviews? Look no further than Rock Paper Shotgun's weekly recap of the last seven days in PC games, The PC Gaming Weekspot. Headlines And Hot Takes, Show And Tell, Mystery Steam Reviews: The PC Gaming Weekspot has it all!

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English


Episodes

He Belongs In A Video Game (Indiana Jones, Hitman 3 Review)

1/19/2021
After an extended Christmas break, video games are most definitely back. All it took was for The Mouse to remember that there's money in these here hills. How could Indiana motherflipping Jones not lead this week's Headlines and Hot Takes? It's been a long time since we've had a video game featuring a wisecracking treasure hunter not called Nathan, so this is very exciting. We go back and forth on what MachineGames' Indy game might actually turn out to be. Lucasfilm Games didn't stop...

Duration:01:47:05

Travel, Agent (Hitman 3, Super Meat Boy Forever, Harvey Smith’s new game)

1/12/2021
The tree is in the attic, there isn’t a scrap of chocolate left in the house, and those that took annual leave at the start of the year — the people we were all jealous of — are now back. 2021 is well and truly underway. Well... sort of. Video game news is still warming up, so Headlines and Hot Takes isn’t packed with massive stories or anything, but we do have a few things to talk about. Deus Ex lead designer Harvey Smith is working on a new game, so we discuss whether that could be a...

Duration:01:35:27

It's All 2021 And Games (Most Anticipated Video Games Of 2021)

1/5/2021
Often your recap of the last seven days in PC video gaming, this week's show is a little different as you'll hear us mainly chatting about all of the lovely video games we'll be getting our hands on over the course of the next twelve months. While not necessarily news, we've decided to lump our chat on our most anticipated games of 2021 in the Headlines and Hot Takes bit. Everyone's been off for the last two weeks, so there hasn't been much in the way of newsy news. So, from Far Cry 6 to...

Duration:01:35:23

The Spotty Awards 2020 (Game Of The Year)

12/22/2020
We're pretty confident that all developers that released a game in 2020 would see that as their proudest moment. Just launching a video game during a pandemic is an incredible achievement. However, the second proudest moment for them, of course, is being recognised at the most flash and prestigious video games awards ceremony of the year: The Spotty Awards! No expense has been spared for this year’s awards show, which celebrates the best that video games had to offer, and only very...

Duration:01:36:46

Symphony Of The Night City (Cyberpunk 2077, The Game Awards 2020)

12/15/2020
On this week's show, we recap The Game Awards 2020 and review Cyberpunk 2077. It's time for your recap of the last seven days in PC video gaming. In Headlines and Hot Takes, we discuss all of the news coming out of Geoff Keighley’s Night Of Trailers And Announcements, like the official reveal of the new Perfect Dark, we chat about the very Dead Space-y The Callisto Protocol, and we wonder what's in store for us after watching the new Mass Effect trailer. But, even with The Game Awards...

Duration:02:03:41

The Signing Of Isaac (Metal Gear Solid movie, Twin Mirror, Unto The End)

12/8/2020
On this week's show, we discuss Oscar Isaac in the Metal Gear Solid movie, the departures at BioWare, we've got a Twin Mirror review for you and loads more. It's time for your recap of the last seven days in PC video gaming. In Headlines and Hot Takes, we discuss Star Wars actor Oscar Isaac being cast as Snake in the upcoming Metal Gear Solid movie (and we cast the rest of the film ourselves), there's some chat on what the recent departures at BioWare could mean (the answer is maybe...

Duration:02:05:04

#16: Fenyx Nice

12/1/2020
Welcome to The PC Gaming Weekspot, Rock Paper Shotgun’s weekly recap on the last seven days in PC video games. In Headlines and Hot Takes, we discuss the recently announced Hitman 3 location, Chongqing, and what that the future might hold for Ian Hitman. As well as that, CD Projekt Red’s CEO has said that Cyberpunk 2077’s multiplayer will be a standalone thing, so there’s some speculation on that. Plus, some chatter on Marvel’s Avengers sales and a Microsoft Flight Simulator update that...

Duration:01:42:23

#15: Bond, Games Bond

11/24/2020
Welcome to The PC Gaming Weekspot, Rock Paper Shotgun’s weekly recap on the last seven days in PC video games. In Headlines and Hot Takes, there’s plenty of speculation on what Hitman developer IO Interactive might do with the recently announced Project 007, we wonder what audience is The Game Awards serving, and we wonder what dead celebrities almost showed up in Cyberpunk 2077. In Show And Tell, Matthew talks about his time with the PS5 controller, the DualSense, and what it could...

Duration:02:03:43

#14: Fuser Generated Content

11/17/2020
Welcome to The PC Gaming Weekspot, Rock Paper Shotgun’s weekly recap on the last seven days in PC video games. In Headlines and Hot Takes, we discuss the Elden Ring mention in the big Phil Spencer interview, Yakuza producer Daisuke Sato saying that he’d like to get involved with a Sonic The Hedgehog game, streamers suffering from DMCA takedowns, and we’ve got an important Tech Corner for you that revolves around vaping into electronics. In Show And Tell, Colm’s overjoyed to be discussing a...

Duration:02:00:56

#13: The Valhalla Effect

11/9/2020
Welcome to The PC Gaming Weekspot, Rock Paper Shotgun’s weekly recap on the last seven days in PC video games. In Headlines and Hot Takes, we discuss the Mass Effect 4 (?) announcement from BioWare, EA saying that Battlefield is coming back next year, and we discuss what the launches of the PS5 and Xbox Series X could mean for PC. In Show And Tell, Matthew going in on his time with one of 2020’s most anticipated viking simulators, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla. Castle has been a busy boy this...

Duration:02:05:53

#12: Cyberpunk 1210

11/2/2020
Welcome to The PC Gaming Weekspot, Rock Paper Shotgun’s weekly recap on the last seven days in PC video games. In Headlines and Hot Takes, we discuss the Cyberpunk 2077 delay (and everything that happened around CD Projekt Red in the last week), Ubisoft delaying Far Cry 6 and Rainbow Six Quarantine, the Final Fantasy 16 protagonist being called Clive and we have an in-depth report on the Radeon RX 600 graphics cards. In Show And Tell, Colm and Matthew discuss their time playing Ubisoft’s...

Duration:02:03:59

#11: One Last Death Stranding

10/26/2020
Welcome to The PC Gaming Weekspot, Rock Paper Shotgun’s weekly podcast about the last seven days in PC video games. In Headlines and Hot Takes, we discuss Kojima Productions’ next game (and whether it might be Death Stranding 2), the former StarCraft 2 devs at Frost Giant Studios and their mission to bring RTS to the masses, Alex Hutchinson arguing that streamers should pay developers, Gears 5 DLC and we go in-depth on Intel and their 7nm CPUs! In Show And Tell, Matthew chats about his...

Duration:02:04:38

#10: Diamond In The Ruffian

10/19/2020
Welcome to The PC Gaming Weekspot, Rock Paper Shotgun’s weekly recap on the last seven days in PC video gaming. In Headlines and Hot Takes, we discuss Rockstar Games snapping up Crackdown developer Ruffian Games, Phil Spencer’s had some thoughts on the Bethesda purchase and the whereabouts of Banjo-Kazooie and Conker, and we enter tech corner to discuss -- in-depth -- AMD's Ryzen 5000 CPUs… again. Following on from last week’s Yakuza: Like A Dragon chat, Colm’s played Streets of Kamurocho...

Duration:01:49:05

#09: Like A Dragon Kart

10/12/2020
Welcome to The PC Gaming Weekspot, Rock Paper Shotgun’s weekly recap on the last seven days in PC video gaming. In Headlines and Hot Takes, we discuss xCloud on PC, Crystal Dynamics’ promise to pull back Marvel's Avengers players, Her Story developer Sam Barlow on a Silent Hill: Shattered Memories-like game, and we enter tech corner to discuss -- in-depth -- AMD's Ryzen 5000 CPUs. Colm’s spent a few hours in Yokohama, in Yakuza: Like A Dragon, and has come with opinions on the new RPG...

Duration:02:03:37

#08: Open The Baldur’s Gate

10/6/2020
Welcome to The PC Gaming Weekspot, Rock Paper Shotgun’s weekly recap on the last seven days in PC video gaming. In Headlines and Hot Takes, we discuss everyone at CD Projekt Red crunching to get Cyberpunk 2077 done, Amazon Luna - the latest cloud-gaming service - has been announced, and The Weekspot Boys return to tech corner to discuss – in-depth, no doubt – Nvidia delaying the launch of the RTX 3070. Matthew’s been playing his most-anticipated game of the year, Baldur’s Gate 3, and has...

Duration:01:58:16

#07: Microsoft: The New Colossus

9/21/2020
Welcome to The PC Gaming Weekspot, Rock Paper Shotgun’s weekly recap on the last seven days in PC video gaming. In Headlines and Hot Takes, we discuss Microsoft buying Bethesda, Final Fantasy 16 and the fact that it might be coming to PC, Hogwarts Legacy and author JK Rowling involvement, Cyberpunk 2077 being shorter than The Witcher 3, The Prince Of Persia remake and much more! In Show and Tell, Matthew chats about the few hours he got to play of Immortals: Fenyx Rising, while Colm’s been...

Duration:02:05:06

#06: Tony Hawk The System

9/7/2020
Welcome to The PC Gaming Weekspot, Rock Paper Shotgun’s weekly recap on the last seven days in PC video gaming. In Headlines and Hot Takes, we discuss Nvidia's new RTX cards, the Prince of Persia remake rumours floating around, Hello Games working on a game that's "ambitious like No Man's Sky" and loads more. In Show and Tell, Colm praises Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1+2, while Matthew chats about returning to Kingdoms of Amalur and playing the campaign of Marvel’s Avengers. On top of that...

Duration:01:54:45

#05: Lay Of The Wasteland

9/1/2020
Welcome to The PC Gaming Weekspot, Rock Paper Shotgun’s weekly recap on the last seven days in PC video gaming. In Headlines and Hot Takes, we discuss the Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War reveal and everything that came with that, a Left 4 Dead 2 update (yeah), Netflix's Resident Evil TV show that focuses on the Wesker kids and loads more. In Show and Tell, Matthew goes deep on Wasteland 3, and gives his thoughts on the first episode of Tell Me Why. Meanwhile, Colm chats about one of his...

Duration:02:04:12

#04: Suicide Squad Goals

8/24/2020
Welcome to The PC Gaming Weekspot, Rock Paper Shotgun’s weekly recap on the last seven days in PC video gaming. In Headlines and Hot Takes, we discuss the Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League trailer, what we expect from Gotham Knights after seeing the Gotham Knights trailer, the narrative lead on Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 being fired, a Baldur's Gate 3 release date and loads more! As well as that, in Show and Tell, Matthew’s jumped into the recently Early Access’d Rogue...

Duration:02:11:41

#03: Halo Today, Gone Tomorrow

8/17/2020
Welcome to The PC Gaming Weekspot, Rock Paper Shotgun’s weekly recap on the last seven days in PC video gaming. In Headlines and Hot Takes, we discuss the Halo Infinite delay, Epic Games suing Apple because of Fortnite, the next BioShock game not being set in Rapture or Columbia (maybe), new details on the Dead Space developer's cancelled Star Wars game and much, much more. As well as that, in Show and Tell, Colm and Matthew have been playing the Marvel's Avengers beta and are surprised by...

Duration:02:22:36