PODCAST: Is Game Development (Finally) Shifting to Completely Next-Gen? — The Cross Roads Podcast EPISODE 80

LeRon, Austin, and Stoy return this week to go over the interesting news this week surrounding Ubisoft, details about Variable Refresh Rate hitting PlayStation 5 consoles, tourist swag on Tsushima island, and much more!

Cross Roads: The PlayStation Podcast Episode 80

The Cross Roads Team:

LeRon Dawkins: Twitter  |  Twitch
Austin Campbell: Twitter
Stoy Jovic: Twitter | EXPCast

Time Stamps:

0:00 – Opening and Housekeeping
15:37 – What Are We Playing?

Notable Games Coming to PlayStation This Week

Things are (slowly) turning around in the release schedule as one of last year’s highly anticipated titles finally makes its way to a gaming system near you this week. Also, if you are a fan of indies, there are a bunch of titles for gamers to “unpack”. Happy gaming!

46:59 – Notable Games Releasing This Week

Headlines

Sony’s PS5 Sales Numbers and Financial Report For the Company

Sony has provided the public with the latest financial report for the company, including technology and movie revenue. What is of particular interest is that the PlayStation 5 has now sold 19.3 million units, which was a big increase from the estimated 13 million sold recorded in January 2022. With a prolonged semiconductor shortage, with no remedy in the short-term, what will Sony do to keep the numbers rolling?

1:02:00 – Sony’s Financial Report
1:12:39 – Nintendo… Multiplatform?!

Persona 5 Is Leaving PS Plus Collection

Following the announcement of the April 2022 PlayStation Plus games last month, PlayStation Blog informed gamers that Persona 5 would be exiting the PlayStation Plus collection on May 11, 2022.

1:25:29 – Persona 5 Exits PS Plus Collection

Gotham Knights Releasing Only on Next-Gen

This week, players got another look at the highly anticipated Gotham Knights, which is set to release this October. There was additional news that caught everyone’s attention and put the writing on the wall for last-gen consoles.

1:30:22 – Gotham Knights Not Releasing on Last-Gen
1:44:11 – Microsoft and DRM

1:28:10 – Ubisoft For Sale?

The Wrap-Up

1:45:38 – The Wrap-up and Plugs
1:49:19 – Featured Articles on Boss Rush:

Featured Articles From This Show


1:51:24 – Outro

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