Podquisition 361: Text of No Merit

Courtesy of Dwight J. Ingle

Games we played this week include:
Binding of Isaac: Repentance (10:35)
Dead Estate (16:50)
Death’s Door (19:00)
Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks (23:05)
NERF Legends (26:25)
Bloodrayne Revamped (27:05)

News things talked about in this episode:
Exiting Activision Blizzard boss Jen Oneal offered equal pay after resigning (31:45)…y-after-resignation

All three console manufacturers distance themselves from Activision Blizzard (35:20)…blizzard-reports/…e-to-allegations…-with-activision

Activision Blizzard employees petition for Kotick’s removal and stage walkout (41:50)…kotick-to-resign…tick-walkout/

Activision Blizzard board backing Kotick, announces “Workplace Responsibility Committee” (44:50)…-hands-meeting…uild-upon-its

Kotick reported to be willing to step down if unable to quickly address discrimination and harrassment (47:45)…roblems-11637533064

Former PlayStation employee alleges Sony fired them for raising discrimination issues (49:45)…gful-termination

Avengers Spider-Man DLC is just Spider-Man and that’s it (54:55)…c-no-story-missions

Chris Pratt’s got a special accent for Mario (58:05)…talian-chris-pratt/

Microsoft’s Phil Spencer encouraging legal emulation for game preservation (1:01:35)…spencer-suggests

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