Blizzard Hearthstone Hong Kong Controversy & New PS5 Details – OK Beast Podcast Ep. 162
On this week’s OK Beast Podcast, the crew discusses new PlayStation 5 details that have emerged, including haptic controllers and modular game installation; Google saying Stadia will be faster than consoles in a few years by using “negative latency,” and Blizzard controversially banning Hearthstone champ Blitzchung for declaring liberation for Hong Kong.
In the What’s Up section, the guys discuss Yooka Laylee and The Impossible Lair, GRID, and Uncharted: Lost Legacy.
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The guys played and talked about the following games this episode: Yooka-Laylee & The Impossible Lair, Grid, Uncharted Lost Legacy, Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune
Alec asks, “What are some of your “games of shame”? I.e. games that are popular but you haven’t played or finished them.”
Ghettonerdsociety asks, “what are your “sleeper hits” of 2019 so far?”
Luke asks, “Do you think the difference between Yooka-Laylee copying Banjo/DKC and the outrage at the new Cuphead clone is that Playtonic had many Ex-Rare folks working there? Or that their mission statement was a Banjo spiritual successor? Speaking of Rare, play Sea of Thieves, you cowards.”
Alex asks, “Are you a snail or a walrus? And why?”
Maria writes in, “Long time first time. Question on Alex’s recent fresh2death peacoat look… Who gave you permission?!”
Mikey a.k.a. Keylocke asks, “Crunchy or smooth peanut butter?”