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Out with the Bathwater

7/15/2019
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Brian and Corey are back after a week to discuss Warframe and TennoCon, people buying bathwater, The Lord of the Rings MMO (the new one and not the current one), and the Nintendo Lite announcement. LorR MMO Gamer Girl bathwater We know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback [at] Gmail dot com. Starting Point on Google Play Starting Point on iTunes

Duration:00:42:51

Wizarding World

7/1/2019
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Brian and Corey use this seemingly quiet week to brush up on the bit smaller stories and we get Corey's take on Harry Potter Wizards Unite. We know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback [at] Gmail dot com. Starting Point on Google Play Starting Point on iTunes

Duration:00:33:30

Holy Hades

6/24/2019
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Brian and Corey are joined by Aggrogamer.com's Editor-in-Chief David Becker to talk about his E3 exploits this year and his impressions of the show. We also get into games he played and where he thinks the show is going, if anywhere. David on Twitter Aggrogamer.com We know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback [at] Gmail dot com. Starting Point on Google Play Starting Point on...

Duration:01:00:54

Woooo You're Breathtaking

6/19/2019
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This week's episode is a little late, but Brian and Corey wanted to bring you their thoughts on everything E3. That's right, a jam-packed episode full of Woooos and Keanu, as well as their ups and downs of the entire show. We know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback [at] Gmail dot com. Starting Point on Google Play Starting Point on iTunes

Duration:01:04:45

That Pre-E3 Goodness

6/8/2019
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Brian and Corey are joined this week by Geek.com's Tony Polanco to discuss the Pre-E3 hype or lack thereof. We surf through the press conferences and major publishers to analyze what might and what we hope will happen at the show. It's not the cleanest edited episode but we wanted to get it out as soon as we could. Here is Tony's work at Geek.com, follow Tony on Twitter, and listen to Tony's podcast! We know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at...

Duration:00:55:28

A Bill for Lootboxes

5/27/2019
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Brian and Corey are singularly focused (ish) this week on a bill in the US Senate surrounding pay-to-win transactions and lootboxes aimed at minors. Finally, something all politicians can agree on. Link for you: Polygon's article on the subject We know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback [at] Gmail dot com. Starting Point on Google Play Starting Point on iTunes

Duration:00:45:23

Earned the Pajamas

5/20/2019
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Brian and Corey focus in on just one story regarding bullying in school using Fortnite as a status. It affects the guys in different ways as Corey is closer to the "action" in this regard. Article in Question: Bullying in and around Fortnite We know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback [at] Gmail dot com. Starting Point on Google Play Starting Point on iTunes

Duration:00:34:55

You Be You, Boo Boo

5/13/2019
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Brian and Corey are rejoined by Steve (aka DrLevelUp) to discuss the "hidden" City of Heroes server, Borderlands 3, the Valve Index VR headset, Division 2, and Sekiro. Link you can learn from: City of Heroes server We know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback [at] Gmail dot com. Starting Point on Google Play Starting Point on iTunes

Duration:00:59:53

For the Younger Generation

4/29/2019
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Brian and Corey sound like 2 old men this week as they discuss how everything is for the younger generation. Brian discusses the rumors on a cheaper version of the Switch while Corey talks about his Switch playtime with Mortal Kombat 11. We know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback [at] Gmail dot com. Starting Point on Google Play Starting Point on iTunes

Duration:00:33:54

Fits like a Glove

4/22/2019
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Brian and Corey are joined this week by Eric "Glovebox" Glover from the Bad Fodder Figures podcast to discuss the newly announced Xbox One S All-Digital, the PS5 specs, and Eric's love of VR. Links to follow and enjoy TwitterInstagramXbox One SADPS5 specificationsNB: We apologize for any poor voice quality. We tried a different recording strategy and it didn't work as well as we would have liked. We know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at...

Duration:00:41:48

Blades and Beef

4/15/2019
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Brian and Corey are talking about the early access to Elder Scrolls Blades on their mobile devices. Corey then discusses his foray into couch co-op on consoles. Then we wrap up with the level of Sekiro's difficulty and people's reaction to it. No links this week. We know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback [at] Gmail dot com. Starting Point on Google Play Starting Point on iTunes

Duration:00:42:26

The Traveling Bergman

4/8/2019
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Subtitled "F*ck White Supremacists," Brian and Corey are joined this week by CEO of Gylee Games, Chris Bergman. We talk Chris' travels to GDC and PAX East, as well as getting deep on starting and running a game studio. Links for you Chris on TwitterChris on MixcloudGylee GamesChris Schrier on AnthemBen Kuchera on Press is not the enemyWe know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback...

Duration:00:56:36

Time for a Music Break

4/1/2019
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Brian and Corey are joined this week by music composer John Montoya. You may know him from such things as the intro music to this podcast, among other things. We talk life, indie development, heroes in the industry, PS State of Play, and Apple Arcade. Also huge thanks to John for mixing this episode. Links to live and learn: John's organization - Surviving IndieJohn on SoundcloudJohn on TwitterApple ArcadePlayStation State of PlayWe know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by...

Duration:01:01:23

Corey's Box Quotes

3/25/2019
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Brian and Corey are discussing Google Stadia, exclusives on the Epic Games store, The Division 2, Nintendo's Nindies Direct, and possible resurrection of Lucasfilm Games. Links to learn from: Google Stadia KeynoteEpic Games exclusivesNindies TrailersLucasfilm Games making a comeback?We know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback [at] Gmail dot com. Starting Point on Google...

Duration:00:47:29

Uncited

3/18/2019
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This episode, Brian and Corey discuss the new Google controller technology patent and they're so unexcited that they are "uncited." (Patent Pending). That Google Patent on their controller We know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback [at] Gmail dot com. Starting Point on Google Play Starting Point on iTunes Special thanks to Wonderllama for mixing this episode.

Duration:00:38:58

Stayed on Target

3/11/2019
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For once, Brian and Corey stay on topic in this rapid-fire session of news with everything from VR Labo to disc-less Xbox One. Links forever: Humble Indie Bundle 20Elder Scrolls Blades PreviewNintendo stops mobile devs from overchargingRumor: Disc-less Xbox One SNintendo LABO VRDevelopers live in fear of losing their jobsWe know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback [at] Gmail dot...

Duration:00:41:18

Leveling Up

3/4/2019
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Brian and Corey are joined this week by Mixer Partner and friend Steven aka DrLevelUp. We talk the gamut from streaming on Mixer, how we met up, Reggie retiring, Brian's choice of games to stream, the new Pokemon game, and more. Links to embrace: DrLevelUp on TwitterDrLevelUp on MixerTHQ Nordic AMAPokemon Sword and ShieldWe know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback [at] Gmail dot...

Duration:00:53:55

Scar Tissue

2/25/2019
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Brian and Corey are joined this week by Mike (aka Scarfinger) to talk Scar's podcast life, copyright law, Anthem, Bioware, NBA Live 19, segues, and Future Man. Links to live by: The CarltonGeeks Gone RawPeace thru Colors Arts and CraftsThe Dr3am TeamWe know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback [at] Gmail dot com. Starting Point on Google Play Starting Point on iTunes

Duration:01:12:39

Earnings Call

2/18/2019
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Brian and Corey celebrate episode 200 by discussing Activision Blizzard's latest earnings call as well as their recent layoffs. Also, for the occasion, Brian is drinking a beer so the guys talk about their personal favorite "drinkable beers." A link for Tetris 99 article We know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback [at] Gmail dot com. Starting Point on Google Play Starting Point...

Duration:00:37:59

Going Big

2/4/2019
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This week, Brian and Corey talk about Xbox at E3, the death of the Wii Shop Channel, and farming eSports. Links to follow: Xbox at E3Wii Shop ChannelFarming Simulator eSportsCOIN-OP TV review of Farming Simulator 19We know you've got thoughts, so send them to us by tweeting to the podcast at @astartingpoint, Corey or Brian. Or simply email us at StartingPointFeedback [at] Gmail dot com. Starting Point on Google Play Starting Point on iTunes

Duration:00:38:38