LeRon, Stoy, and Andre are back and talk about the latest gaming news including the staff change for Fable, Sony’s officially branded SSD for PS5, Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth’s Sony exclusivity, and more!
The Cross Roads Team:
00:00 – Opening and Housekeeping
15:32 – What Are We Playing?
Notable Games Coming to PlayStation This Week
We hope that you like PC games because this week’s releases were practically all about the PC thanks to last month’s PC gaming event for Summer Games Fest. If you’re a big fan of platformers, this week is for you!
51:56 – Notable Games Releasing This Week
Anna Megill Promoted to New Narrative Lead for Fable
If you’ve been keeping track of all of the developments at studio Playground Games, you’ll be excited for the news that Anna Megill, a writer for games Control and Dishonored, who had joined Playground Games as a lead writer in 2021 has now taken charge of the project as narrative lead for Fable.
1:04:21 – Fable’s New Narrative Lead
Western Digital SSDs Are Now Sony “Official”
Western Digital and Sony are officially partnered up to offer an officially licensed Solid State Drive (SSD) that is PlayStation branded.
1:12:29 – PS5’s Official SSD
Supermassive Games Has Been Acquired
Nordisk Games has acquired game developer Supermassive Games, the UK-based game developer who has brought us branching narrative titles like Until Dawn, The Dark Pictures Anthology, and this year’s The Quarry.
1:21:53 – Supermassive Games Acquired
Final Fantasy VII Rebirth is Not Coming to PS4
Final Fantasy VII Rebirth producer Yoshinori Kitase claimed several factors were involved in deciding not to release the game for PS4.
1:36:46 – Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth Exclusive to PS5
Questions and Answers
1:49:01 – Questions from the Audience
BIG TOPIC: Our Biggest Gaming Regrets
2:05:07 – Our Biggest Gaming Regrets
2:25:55 – The Wrap-up and Plugs
2:33:48 – Featured Articles on Boss Rush:
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2:35:58 – Outro
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