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Episode 61: Lots of News and a Fun Quiz!

After a bit of a couple of slow news weeks, video game news is apparently back with a vengeance! Nintendo Labo was announced yesterday, you can play the JackBox games via Comcast now, Night in the Woods is coming to Switch and Mobile, Assassin's Creed: Origins and Final Fantasy XV get DLC dates, Xbox now has 100 Enhanced games now, Fortnite breaks 40 million players and 2 million concurrents and has a new map update, we talk about what publishers "owe" gamers when it comes to...

Duration: 01:28:40

PODCAST: Win Brooke's Bucks

Have a knack for trivia? Well, so does Brooke Try to answer as many questions right as you can in 30 seconds. If you answer more correctly than Brooke, you win 100 bucks! Good luck!

Duration: 00:05:23

Episode 60: PUBG Cheaters, Vive Pro, RIP Kinect and Pro Overwatch

Adam is back! Yay! We talk about how PUBG is making reporting cheaters easier and introducing some (potentially impossible to get) loot boxes that cost real money! HTC announces the Vive Pro, GeoForce Now Beta lands on PC, the Kinect is really dead this time, Battle Royale Trainer lets you practice your PUBG skills and pro Overwatch kicks off their first season! With Adam back, we answer a couple of questions we've been pushing back, plus a ton of other questions from some of our favorite...

Duration: 01:41:57

Episode 59: Addiction, SWAT and the Biggest Games of 2018

We start off the show talking about video game addiction and stupid gamers being stupid, but the plow right into the 28 games we are most excited about in 2018! Have a listen and get ready to spend some money, this year is going to be a great one for gamers! We also answer a couple of questions and talk cheap Humble Bundle games!

Duration: 01:36:42

Episode 58: Christmas, Fortnite and Questions

Adam's gone (kidnapped by Santa Claus perhaps?) so Cliff and Dylan made a podcast! We do a bit of a dive into Fortnite and then answer questions from our fine, fine listeners! We also debut next months Xbox Games with Gold and PS Plus games and a mobile game that Dylan is really loving. Happy New Year!

Duration: 01:28:14

Episode 57: The Byte Me Podcast Game(s) of the Year

This episode is all about the GOTY. We each picked our favorite Switch, PS4, Xbox and PC games, plus our GOTY, plus our favorite game we played this year that wasn't released this year! We also had some GOTY feedback from our Discord channel and answered a couple of questions. Have a Safe and Happy Holiday's from your friends at Byte Me!

Duration: 01:37:14

Episode 56: PUBG on Xbox, Kobolds and Catacombs, Hello Neighbor Releases & the Game Awards

PUBG has finally released on the Xbox (and Miramar is on the test server), you can scratch your D&D itch with Hearthstone: Kobolds and Catacombs, Overwatch's Winter Wonderland event gets underway, we were pretty excited about Hello Neighbor but apparently it's not great and The Game Awards happened with 15 new games teased! We also talked video games and casseroles with questions from Vinny, Edsterturbo, Mansocks and Hijump, plus cheap & free games!

Duration: 01:28:46

Episode 55: Changes to Destiny 2, Plus New Portal, PUGB, Mega Man and The Division

After a couple weeks of drought, there was so much news this episode! Destiny 2 is changing their endgame and releasing their first DLC, there's a new Portal game coming out (sorta), we get the first look at the new PUBG map Miramar, Nintendo improves the JoyCon motion controls, The Division gets a huge new patch with tons of content, Hawaii Rep. Chris Lee wants to pass some laws regarding loot boxes and Capcom is making Mega Man 11! Wow! We also talk to Vinny and Edsterturbo and talk...

Duration: 01:16:19

Episode 54: Black Friday, the VGAs, Fortnite is Suing People and Chicken Dinner To Go

We talk what we bought on Black Friday/Cyber Monday, the games nominated for the Video Game Awards, the weirdness with Destiny 2 leveling, Fornite is suing cheaters (including a 14-year-old) and soon you'll be able to get your chicken dinner to go (at least in China). We answer some great questions from Vinny, Annie and JoeColeslaw, talk cheap/free games and complain about toxic gamers in Troll Corner!

Duration: 01:35:41

Episode 53: Conspiracy Theories, Minecon and Nic Cage

Since Thursday is Thanksgiving (at least in the US) we thought we'd release a day early so you could listen before you start stuffing yourself with turkey. But if that's not your thing, I say put it on when you are eating and expose the extended family to some Byte Me goodness! This week we talked about Switch third-party games, a conspiracy theory about Battlefront 2 and EA, ask for just a little bit of critical thinking about things before we dogpile and a Minecon update! We answered...

Duration: 01:33:58

Episode 52: Happy Birthday Byte Me Podcast

Byte Me Podcast turns one today, Happy Birthday to us! To celebrate, we had some of our favorite listeners call in and ask us their questions directly, which was an amazingly good time! Thanks to Vinny, Kevin, Ryan, Vicky, Chalupa Dios, Josh and Carter! We also want to thank every single one of you that listen every week, that send in questions, that talk to us on Facebook, Twitter and Discord, that game with us and that tell your friends to listen. Without all of you awesome people this...

Duration: 01:19:36

Episode 51: Extra Life, Xbox One X, Blizzcon, Breath of the Wild and Black Friday

Extra Life was this weekend and we played a ton of games...and raised $2,310 for the kids! Cliff got his Xbox One X (and it's pretty cool) but Adam is still waiting for his. GTA 5 has sold a ton of copies, but PUBG isn't doing badly either. The mobile version of FF15 is coming out and we have pricing, we talk about the highlights from Blizzcon, we talk about some sad news in the industry, Take Two doubles down on microtransactions and Nintendo confirms that the Breath of the Wild expansion...

Duration: 00:59:16

Episode 50: Paris Games Week, Violent Trailers, GameStop PowerPass & RIP Kinect

Paris Games Week kicked off on Monday with the announcement of Spelunky 2 & Guacamelee 2, plus a bunch of AAA, indie and PSVR games. We also talk about how violent a couple of the trailers at PGW are and if that is a problem, GameStop launches a rental service, the Kinect is put out to pasture and the Xbox One X will natively support 1440p resolutions. We also answer some great questions, talk about a ton of cheap and free games and dip into troll corner!

Duration: 01:33:31

Episode 49: OG Xbox Games, New PS4 Mini Controllers and RIP Lego Dimensions

Cliff is on vacation so Vicky is back! Also, Cliff writes the show notes, so he's really not sure what happened on this week's episode! According to the show notes, it went something like this: * Is there a new Mario game on Friday? * Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Last for 3DS * New 3DS XL SNES Edition Nov 27 * PokeBall 2DS XL Nov 3 * Switch 4.0 Update * PS4 Mini Controller * XBOX backward compatibility on XBOX ONE * The End of Lego Dimensions

Duration: 01:18:25

Episode 48: All About Loot Boxes, Xbox Philosophy and IGN Buys Humble Bundle

Lots of news and lots of questions this week! We start off with the sheer number of games being released between now and the end of the year and it's crazy! Also, Phil Spencer doesn't believe in paying for exclusive content but apparently does believe that they should completely redesign the Xbox Dashboard once every four months like they did with the Fall Update. IGN buys Humble Bundle and we are pretty sure that's a good thing but are being a bit cautious, Rocket League Halloween kicks...

Duration: 01:33:45

Episode 47: Shadow of War, Golden Joysticks and Red Dead Redemption II

This week we talk about the incredible size of Shadows of War on the PC and whether or not the loot boxes are ruining the game, we run through the Golden Joystick Award nominations, the SNES Classis has already been hacked and we do a strange experiment with the Red Dead Redemption II trailer. We answer great questions from Vinnie and Josh and Hans gets to the bottom of the all-important sandwich question. We talk about this month's great Humble Bundle Monthly and Wildlands and Aftercharge...

Duration: 01:34:01

Episode 46: Extra Life is Coming, Assassins Creed is Going to Make You Smarter and New PSVR

Dylans back and ready to talk video games after a week in California! Extra Life is in a little less than a month and we want you on our team! Join here: Once you've done that, listen to the episode for fundraising tips, plans for the actual day and more! We also want your feedback, so tell us what you'd like to play with us! Now that that's out of the way, we talked about the new Assassins Creed: Origins Education Mode where you can learn about Egypt in a combat-free...

Duration: 01:10:21

Episode 45: PUBG vs Epic, Gamers are Toxic and Chinese Room Shuts Down

Dylan is out of town, so we brought in Vicky to replace him! We talk about the bickering between PUBG and Epic, how toxic gamer culture affect game development, the voice actor strike comes to an end, a cool gaming book for kids (that you might enjoy too) plus we take a moment of silence for the Chinese Room. Plus, questions from Vinny, Josh and Chalupa Dios, a free Lawbreakers weekend and Assassins Creed: Origins in troll corner!

Duration: 01:23:28

Special Episode: Dylan and Cliff's Picks from PAX West 2017

Better late than never, right? Earlier this month Cliff and Dylan had the pleasure of attending PAX West and played some amazing indie games! We kick off the podcast with an interview with Ashley from SMG Studios the folks behind the amazing puzzle game Death Squared and then give you the lowdown on a bunch of unreleased indie games including: Yoku's Island Express Aftercharge UFO 50 Tunic At Sundown No Heroes Here Unruly Heroes Keyboard Sports Where the Water Tastes Like Wine Aegis...

Duration: 01:08:49

Episode 44: Did Fortnite Get Cross Play, Nintendo Direct Updates Sony at TGS and Jump

Epic giveth and Epic taketh away. Cross Play that is, which was live briefly over the weekend in Epic's game Fortnite. Apparently, it's easy enough to enable that they did it "on accident". Trust me, we talk about it. Angrily. We also dive into last week's Nintendo Direct, Sony's presentation at TGS and talk about Jump, which wants to become the Netflix of indie games. We also answer questions from Vinnie, Josh and Crawdad, talk about the latest Humble Bundle and talk about games...

Duration: 01:24:10

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