Video Games Daily

Video Games Daily

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All the gaming headlines in one place! Hosted by Scott Johnson


Delays!
Feb 2, 2018 • 5 min
Red Dead is now coming in October • Far Cry from Far Cry 5 with this DLC plan • Yakuza 6 is late too
More Mario on Mobile
Feb 1, 2018 • 5 min
Gigantic just couldnt make it work • Mario Kart coming to your phone now • Diablo creator doing something new and different
Sales Ahoy!
Jan 29, 2018 • 5 min
PSN was down but now it is not • Records do not stand forever • Switch sales are on now
Who watches the Overwatchers
Jan 25, 2018 • 6 min
Dead Cells is coming to everything • Toys r NOT Us for a lot of stores • Overwatch pros are playing loose with the rules
Nukem Duke!
Jan 23, 2018 • 5 min
Overwatch got a big update today • God of War coming in April • Downwell creator goes up to Nintendo • Duke Nukem the Movie is happening
Settle down, eSports Junior!
Jan 22, 2018 • 5 min
Google getting into gaming • Rust out of early access after four years • You kiss your mom with that Overwatch mouth
Free stuff and 3DS poppin!
Jan 19, 2018 • 3 min
Free stuff on PSN now • 3DS still killin it
Bring me a new Fable
Jan 18, 2018 • 7 min
Activision CEO to step down • Labo announcement did not mention everything • New Fable game coming to Xbox • How dark is the dungeon on Switch
Lego my Labo
Jan 17, 2018 • 6 min
Fortnite is making changes • Aliens get new life with a new dev team • Make room for Nintendo Labo
Get them cheaters
Jan 16, 2018 • 5 min
PUBG cheaters get real in China • Sims can now do work for you • Get a white PS4 Pro and not much else
Games Done Quick
Jan 15, 2018 • 5 min
Super Meat Boy makes a grand return to form • Netflix has to come to Switch you silly people • Games Done Quick made bank for charity again
Changing expectations
Jan 13, 2018 • 8 min
Get an xbox like controller for your PS4 • Gravity Rush 2 gets an extension • MS is changing how Gamerscores work • Mini Direct gave us some stuff to think about
You get 100 survivors, and YOU get 100 survivors
Jan 7, 2018 • 5 min
Fallout gets more fallouty every day • GDC awards are coming quick • Another Battlegrounds on the way
Every wants 100
Jan 4, 2018 • 6 min
Paladins gets battlegrounds it seems • New year for the eShop • NGAGE speed runs are a thing
Pour one out
Jan 3, 2018 • 5 min
Pour one out for Kinect adapters • Last day for Steam deals • Platinum sellers on Steam for 2017
The Year that Was
Jan 2, 2018 • 7 min
Video games are down on KS • PSPlus gets a nice bump in 2018 • PUBG coming to everything at some point • Nintendo Killed it this year
Breaking Records
Jan 1, 2018 • 9 min
Red Dead Date of June 8th • Mutant Football League coming to consoles • Switch blasted past the PS2 records in japan • Bill has passed
Star Citizen’s Arrest
Dec 27, 2017 • 3 min
No more Flog on the Switch • Star Citizen going through a patch
Get out there, PUBG!
Dec 21, 2017 • 5 min
Modders get paid yo • Xbox One X gets an update to the Witcher and it’s kind of awesome • PUBG grows up and becomes 1.0 today
Fixing your PUBG’s
Dec 19, 2017 • 3 min
Stream games and win cash • PUBG getting better on Xbox One
Red Dead Clues
Dec 15, 2017 • 4 min
Get PUBG free with a new Xbox1 X • Switch Shop got a couple good ones • Red Dead clues in GTAV
That’s a lot of units
Dec 12, 2017 • 6 min
No Kuni 2 till next March now • GTA Online gets a campaign of sorts • Harry Potter RPG coming to mobile soon • Switch sold 10 million in a year
Get that Osiris!
Dec 5, 2017 • 3 min
Skyrim record being made • Destiny 2 expansion is out now
Getting Mega Men again
Dec 5, 2017 • 6 min
Fight Nights at Freddys gets a free game followup • A proper Mega Man is on its way • Ubisoft gets generous with free games
DayZ sees the light of Day….Z?
Dec 3, 2017 • 5 min
15 year speed run record broken finally • 2017 in Playstation Plus deals • DayZ finally sees the light of day
PUBG on the go
Nov 30, 2017 • 9 min
Mario Cereal coming in a couple weeks • Destiny 2 takes over your Amazon Echo and more • Loot Boxes made EA stock take a dip • PUBG coming officially to mobile in china to start
Destiny Demo Time
Nov 27, 2017 • 7 min
Pokemon legendary comes to GO right now • Desert Bus coming to VR • Your destiny to play a demo • Demon Souls is out of the business
Hitman is new again
Nov 21, 2017 • 7 min
Valve turns the valve on a new trick on Steam • More animals crossing on mobile today • Uncharted turns 10 and gives you stuff • Hitman gets elusive again
There will be animals crossing things on the 22nd
Nov 19, 2017 • 5 min
Cross your Animals and Camp with them on the 22nd • Skyrim lets you cap video on the Switch • Valkyria 4 hitting in 2018
Winning is fun
Nov 17, 2017 • 6 min
Win a free ticket to PAX Unplugged! • Nintendo Killing it in Oct as well • DOOM gets a new home on the PSVR bundle • PSN Free stuff out for November
And the winners might be…
Nov 15, 2017 • 8 min
XBOX finally has gifting built into the store • Marvel Heroes is shutting down • Bomberman R gets a sweet update • Game Award nominations dominated by Nintendo
Hitman TV? Sigh me up!
Nov 14, 2017 • 6 min
Tencent getting all up the SNAP business • EA caves to player demands • Hitman coming to TV soonish
Boxes to Loot
Nov 13, 2017 • 7 min
Star Wars Battlefront 2 is gonna take a long time to get new heroes • Turtles coming to find some Justice in Injustice 2 • Move over PUBG cause there’s an MMO coming next • Sonic makes fun of loot boxes too
Fun Time
Nov 8, 2017 • 6 min
WWII selling well so far says Activision • Voice Actors get back in the booth • Black Friday is nearly hear with game deals in tow
Wait a year, do better!
Nov 7, 2017 • 7 min
You have to wait for Toejam and Earl • TellTale is cutting back • Watchdogs goes free for a bit • Origins is selling great for Ubisoft
BlizzCon is Gone!
Nov 6, 2017 • 12 min
Blizzcon Moments. • MS wants to stream you some things soon • The Big BlizzCon Announcements • Runic is no more • Mac and Overwatch maybe
Mario and Zelda: FIGHT!
Oct 29, 2017 • 9 min
Papers Please moves to movies • PUBG finally letting you jump through windows • Mario and Zelda are head to head right now • Xbox One X enhanced games is impressive
Big night
Oct 26, 2017 • 7 min
Steam gets some scary deals • Dead by Daylight gets Freddie Kruger today • Steam is making big changes to the Curation System • Metal Gear Survive lives next year
Old controllers get a new life today
Oct 24, 2017 • 8 min
Get out your Gamecube controllers again • Justice comes to Injustice 2 fans tomorrow on PC • Game of the Year time for Hitman • GAF comes back to some angry users
Everything looks like a SNES now.
Oct 23, 2017 • 7 min
Destiny is top of the walk in Sept • Crossing Animals this week on phones • SNES themed everything at Nintendo! • OG Xbox games hit tomorrow
The Youtube Factor
Oct 22, 2017 • 13 min
The Pyro gets a jetpack! • A bit of a gaf on GAF • Nitendo making you plug it in! • Youtube covers the But Whole. • Whitehouse says no way to Pokemon
EA kills things.
Oct 18, 2017 • 8 min
Destiny 2 raid clear goes world first! • Stardew killer bug has a fix for now. • Visceral is out at EA • Little arcades are coming into style in 2018!
EA kicks one out!
Oct 16, 2017 • 3 min
E3 getting with the times! • FIFA 14 is OUTTA here! On EA Access anyway.
Looting My Boxes
Oct 15, 2017 • 9 min
Getting more compatible every day at MS • How Naughty is Naughty Dog • How humble is the bundle for IGN • Loot Boxes are messy in Battlefront 2
Oculus Go is a GO in 2018!
Oct 13, 2017 • 7 min
Final PC specs for Destiny 2 • Dragon Age 4 may never happen • Discord goes Verified! • Oculus Go is a go in 2018!
Can Activision prove them wrong?
Oct 10, 2017 • 8 min
Saber Sightings were real • Fortnite was on to something • Classic Stock is UP! • Is Activision hitting a wall?
Are loot boxes destroying us?
Oct 9, 2017 • 9 min
The force has been extended • Wildlands gets a freebie weekend! • ESL and Hulu wanna bring you some eSports. • Are we at peak lootbox in 2017?
Hacking the Hacked!
Oct 8, 2017 • 8 min
Let the SNES hack begin! • Scary Skins are IN…Overwatch • Your final fantasy needed bigger heads in it. • “Switching” up production on the Switch.
Marking yourself as Offline is now possible
Oct 6, 2017 • 8 min
Big week for new games on Switch • Star Wars gets all BETA this week • Battlenet goes very social. • Hitman will be Hitting Men once again and soon.
It was their destiny…one.
Oct 3, 2017 • 9 min
Destiny 1 finally does right on MS systems • A small riot over at RIOT • Halloween comes to Overwatch again • Try and not threaten other players, guys.
October brings gifts to gamers
Oct 1, 2017 • 7 min
Get your Blizzard app now • Great big Zelda book on its way! • Dungeons on Switch just got to be Darker • October is the biggest gaming month of the year
Red Dead and Ready
Sep 28, 2017 • 12 min
Red Dead 2 has bows and arrows in it • The eShop got huge today. • Gambling with Pac-Man will soon be a thing • AC gets into the education business • Fortnite kinda gets it right
Royale Battling
Sep 27, 2017 • 8 min
Finally, some Atari Box details • Battle Royale is now in Fortnite. • The voice actors of video games strike a deal • Valve says no more to fake games.
Super Mario Runs
Sep 25, 2017 • 7 min
More Red Dead next week • Everyone’s Gone to…not making the Rapture anymore… • Nintendo goes full 2 factor! • Mario has the runs now more than ever…on mobile.
All the Halos
Sep 22, 2017 • 8 min
Destiny Down on Monday • Witness me! On iOS. • PUBG not happy with Fortnite • All the Halos
Flapping your Last Flap
Sep 20, 2017 • 10 min
Minecraft goes multi-cross-platform • The Bird has Flapped his last Flap. • Picross next week on Switch for 8 bones! • Nintendo protects it’s own. • Toy R Not Us Anymore
Toxic Players Beware
Sep 19, 2017 • 9 min
Xbox OW players need to be less toxic • PSVR got cheap! • Mario is Smaller than you Think • Valve does something about review bombing
Humble Bundles are Humble
Sep 17, 2017 • 6 min
Battleborn is gonna be Battledead soon. • Getting humble about the Humble Bundle. • There’s a full blown NES in your Switch!
Nintendo keeps updating Splatoon!
Sep 16, 2017 • 8 min
Telltale tells of a new CEO • Spaltoon 2 gets a new gun and map today! • Heroes of the Storm borrows two more heroes from Overwatch! • Better get a new micro SD card for your switch, NBA fans…
By the numbers
Sep 15, 2017 • 8 min
Strike one against the Pew. • Minecraft lands on 3DS today • August, by the numbers. • Lawbreakers not breaking the records it needs to.
Big Nintendo Day!
Sep 13, 2017 • 8 min
Time for more Xenoblade! • Get your 2DS XL all dressed up for catching pokemon! • Naughty Dog loses a big one. • Mario details, Doom and Nazis all coming to the Switch this fall!
That book is HEAVY!
Sep 12, 2017 • 6 min
More NES Classics are coming next year • Sorrys are hard to do, says youtube megastar • The Sky is falling…on Apple TV and iOS • 100 bones for Overwatch art book, that weighs 8lbs!
There are always more SNES’s
Sep 11, 2017 • 5 min
Reggie says you’ll get your SNES Classic • EA says slelter, then video games. • The pie says stuff that ticks people off
Not even out a week and we have DLC plans!
Sep 10, 2017 • 8 min
PUBG celebrates 1 million concurrents! • Gathering for Magic in the Arena • There is already Destiny 2 DLC coming! • LA Noire is coming to new platforms soon!
Enter the Arena…in LA.
Sep 8, 2017 • 8 min
Skyrim Special is playable for free this weekend • FTC decides not to fine Youtubers • September big game releases • The Blizzard Arena is happening in LA!
What does Mario do for money?
Sep 6, 2017 • 6 min
Animal Farmville • Mario does it all for coins now • On Playstation, it’s all about D2 this week • Big savings on Xbox games this week
Hittin the Numbers
Sep 5, 2017 • 7 min
Destiny 2 might make you wait in line • RE7 gets all definitive • Ubisoft gets LARGER in Canada • The Switch hit a big number in Japan
For a price
Sep 3, 2017 • 7 min
CATAN in VR? Sure, why not. • Dauntless is coming to dinner at Monster Hunter’s House • Keyboards and Mice still coming to Xbox sometime • Street Fighter is coming back to your SNES…for a price
Rising from The Dead
Sep 2, 2017 • 7 min
Dead be risin’ on Playstation • Splatoon 2 gets all bubbly and stuff • AMD wants to rip all your threads • Oxenfree on Switch
I can see through your controller
Sep 1, 2017 • 7 min
No instructions for raid lovers in Destiny 2 • Call of Duty WWII beta 2 is now live • Nintendo loses 10 million. • PS1 style coming to PS4 style
Live action is good action
Aug 31, 2017 • 8 min
Xbox Freebies are strong this month • ARK goes live action ahead of official release • Destiny 2 live action is even better! • Get the Star Fox 2 manual before you get the game!
Getting Indie with your Switch!
Aug 31, 2017 • 9 min
Olympics don’t want no violence in video games! • WoW gets a BIG update! • Getting all Indie on the Switch today! • Gaming for Houston, and PSN+ goes virtual!
Deathmatch in Overwatch Town
Aug 29, 2017 • 9 min
Destiny 2 on PC for EVERYONE • Absolve Yourselves • Deathmatch comes to Overwatch Town • Creation Club is yours if you want it…on PC anyway
Gamescom leaves us a little dry
Aug 23, 2017 • 8 min
Mei gets hers • Gamescom is…less than it was last year • MS talking to Sony about cross platform play? • The temporary faces of Shenmue 3.
SNES playing hard to get today.
Aug 23, 2017 • 8 min
So much to buy on PSN this week • Destiny 2 COULD have been 60fps on consoles • The SNES classic plays hard to get. • Bioshock is 10 years old. That’s insane.
Gamescom starts with Microsoft!
Aug 20, 2017 • 8 min
Xbox One X gamescom blowout • Xbox Game Pass gets larger next month! • Sea of Thieves goes cross-platform with Xbox and PC • Sony might have had a little hackery going on.
Uncharted Apes
Aug 20, 2017 • 9 min
Uncharted gets another winner in the series • The Uncharted Movie makes progress • No more Mass Effect story. • Play IT the game, if you dare! • There are apes EVERYWHERE this fall
When sales are good!
Aug 17, 2017 • 7 min
The Switch helped July be a really strong hardware month • Destiny 2 preload details are here! • Game sales in July are IN! • Early access to Quake Champs is next week! Are you ready?
Waiting till 2018 is hard
Aug 17, 2017 • 8 min
No Crackin down until 2018 now • Diablo changes things up on the PTR. • Xbox1 X getting a preorder announcement tomorrow? • Niddhog and Sonic got good!
Uncharting the Future!
Aug 15, 2017 • 7 min
Uncharting the Future! • Playstation got new games today! • The switch also got new games today! • I bet we all get MoviePass
Divisions
Aug 14, 2017 • 8 min
WWII beta has a date and details • The Division gets some free love! • Whole lotta Bandicooting going on in the UK! • Good Old Games getting into the loot box business!
Your Destiny
Aug 14, 2017 • 9 min
Back on the Path of Exile • Summer is here! Get your stuff in OW! • Taking the fight to Final Fantasy • Destiny has some weird product stuff going on
Some Man’s Sky
Aug 14, 2017 • 9 min
Shooting and Cards together? Oh my… • Final Fantasy 14 hits a new high! • Get your pre-order finger ready for the SNES classic this month • No Man’s Sky wants to be YOUR sky again with a big update. • The DOTA card game? Sure, why not.
Titan Falling
Aug 14, 2017 • 8 min
Proper Deathmatch coming to Overwatch • XBOX is changing how achievements work • Titanfall falls on Mobile • No more team killing in Friday The 13th
May 2017 The Daily Blips!
May 18, 2017 • 117 min
Another Short Tease • New Playstation in 2018? • Karts are going Quick! • Switch on Planes • A Rift with E3 • May Freebies on PSN • How Dark is Darksiders 3 • Overwatch Ends Too Fast • Bringing new voices to Breath of the Wild • PS4VR camera just got more…
Everything up till today!
May 18, 2017 • 412 min
The Daily Blip, with Scott Johnson: “Wild Breath” • The Daily Blip: “Do you have a FAST RMX car” • The Daily Blip: “More dungeons, more dragons” • The Daily Blip: Big Lucio Changes • THe Daily Blip: Success on the Horizon • The Daily Blip: DOTA Major with…