The ReaperCast – 38 – Preview/Early Access – good for gaming?

Fri Aug 05 2016 (01:07:53)


Gaming News


* No Man’s Sky Release 8/9

* XBox Summer Update Rollout begins


* Cortana assistant

* Background Music (background music functionality is only supported by the Pandora app, but Microsoft has said it is introducing more apps soon.)

* Win 10 Anniversary Update


Xbox Friends List Integration

* Party Chat

* PC Games showing as being played in Xbox FL Menu

* Xbox Messages Notifications on PCs



* XBox Slim Release

* Overwatch releases LucioBall. Overwatch’s version of Rocket League

* New Clues to new Overwatch Character – Sombra


Main Topic – Preview/Early Access – good for gaming?


* Are we paying to be beta testers?

* Who benefits more – gamer or developer?

* Do preview program members feel too entitled/expect too much?

* Are the risks worth it?


Clan Hype


* GRG Extra Life

* Next show recorded on August 18th

* GRG Facebook Page

* Follow on twitter!

* Player.me