The ReaperCast – 41 – Are Current Gamers Getting Screwed?

Fri Sep 16 2016 (01:12:39)

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Gaming News

* No mods for Fallout 4 on PS4 – Sony blocked them

* Ark: Scorched Earth thoughts

* Destiny Rise of Iron Trailer released

* Destiny Private Matches released

* PS4 Slim and PS4 Pro announced

* For Honor – Alpha Test this weekend

* BF4 – All DLC is free to download until Sept. 19th

* BF1 Beta 13.2 Million players

Main Topic – Has this Gen screwed the average gamer?

* Broken games

* Firmware setbacks

* Not as good as last gen’s OS (Xbox One esp)

* Network setbacks

* Forcing players into pub matches rather than allowing clans

* New console offerings mid gen

* Confusion in marketplace

* Are they upgrades or money grabs?

* Pay to Win implemented

* Endless grind vs being able to pay to get to a level

* Game mechanics feel dull and compel you to pay to reach that next par

* Need to pay to keep up with kids that don’t have as much going on in real world

* Especially onerous when paying full price for the base game

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