Podquisition 332: Moldy Singlets

Not to be confused with Microsoft and their exceptional line of products.

Games we played this week include:
Before I Forget (07:40)
Cadillacs & Dinosaurs (19:45)
Pokémon Snap (21:45)
Undermine (28:25)
Returnal (33:45)
Disc Creatures (45:20)
Tin Star (48:40)

News things talked about in this episode:
Epic v Apple court proceedings begin (50:30)…1389595740519940101

Epic data on user-acquisition costs related to “free” game distribution leaked (1:02:20)…ths-of-giveaways/

Info on quite how huge financially Fortnite has been (1:06:30)…9bn-in-two-years

How much Epic paid for six months of Borderlands 3 exclusivity (1:07:05)…f-pc-exclusivity

Sony agreed to cross-play when it could get its beak wet (1:10:25)…in-circumstances

Microsoft to cut publisher fee to 12% on Windows Game Store (1:14:00)…games-12-percent

Xbox is improving the framerate of many backward compatible titles (1:16:40)

Witcher 3 Director resigns and apologizes after investigation finds no wrongdoing (1:17:20)…loper-cd-projekt

Sony makes a financial investment in Discord, securing it on PS5. (1:21:00)…tion-integration

New details emerge about last year’s Ubisoft hostage hoax (1:23:15)…nbow-six-cheater

5 CDPR bosses take home nearly $30m in bonuses. (1:28:05)…oddy-game-launch

Bobby Kotick takes a meaningless 50% pay cut. (1:28:30)…lions-in-bonuses

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