Newsround #85 (21/02/14) – Irrational Games, PlayStation Rift and Tony Flippin’ Hawk

by on February 21, 2014

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On today’s show:

  • Humble Bundle 11 is outstanding (HumbleBundle)
  • Doom 4 is alive [also, something about Wolfenstein] (GodisaGeek)
  • Twitch Plays Pokémon causes chat issues on Twitch  (CVG)
  • Fallout 4 news won’t be coming for a bit (Rock, Paper, Shotgun)
  • Deep Down producer clarifies the lack of a female protagonist (Polygon)
  • Diddy Kong is in Smash Bros (CVG)
  • Forza 5 proves popular for Xbox One owners (GodisaGeek)
  • “Cool Dad” Spencer says Gears of War 4 must “reignite” the franchise (OXM)
  • Year of Luigi officially ends in March (Kotaku)
  • Valve to release Dota 2 documentary in March (Kotaku)
  • Towerfall: Ascension comes to PS4 in March, too (PlayStation Blog)
  • The Walking Dead: Episode 2…yeah, March (CVG)
  • Octodad: Dadliest Catch delayed until April on PS4 (Eurogamer)
  • Sony will apparently reveal their VR headset at GDC (MCV)
  • BioShock Vita is…still proabably never going to see the light of day (CVG)
  • Irrational Games is closing its doors (GodisaGeek)