Newsround #81 (07/02/14) – Ground Zeroes, Sonic Boom and Flappy Bird

by on February 7, 2014

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On today’s show:

  • Murdered: Soul Suspect confirmed for PS4, too (VG247)
  • Carmack left id because he wanted to work on VR (Gamasutra)
  • King of Kong director linked to Uncharted movie (IGN)
  • A deaf man didn’t compose the Resi music, apparently (CVG)
  • Rocksteady is getting ready to show off something new (VG247)
  • The Order: 1886 is a single-player game (CVG)
  • Chris Remo joins Idle Thumbs friends at Campo Santo (Joystiq)
  • Telltale issuing ep. 2 codes to Wolf Among Us season pass holders (Polygon)
  • Starbound dev already thinking of next game (Kotaku)
  • People hate Dungeon Keeper more than Flappy Bird (Gamasutra)
  • However, Flappy Bird is making a mint off of you people (MCV)
  • Xbox One update coming soon (GodisaGeek)
  • You need Origin to play Titanfall on PC (IGN)
  • Titanfall on 360 gets delayed (GodisaGeek)
  • Smartglass integration in the Respawn shooter (VG247)
  • Amazon buy Killer Instinct studio (Polygon)
  • Knuckles looks weird in recently revealed Sonic Boom (GodisaGeek)
  • Sonic Team to develop their own Blue Blur title (Videogamer)
  • CoD dev cycle now three-year process (CVG)
  • ACIV DLC will be standalone game (GodisaGeek)
  • Strider release date announced (GodisaGeek)
  • Child of Light is coming in April (GodisaGeek)
  • Burial at Sea part 2 gets a release date (GodisaGeek)
  • MGS: Ground Zeroes is very short (GodisaGeek)
  • Kojima explains why it’s very short (Kotaku)
  • Kojima says he wants to step away from MGS…again (Videogamer)
  • The Phantom Pain mightn’t be out ’till 2016 (MCV)