The Gaming Outsider Podcast – Episode 067: Amplitude Review

Josh and Scott from The Gaming Outsider deliver a new end-of-week special episode of The Gaming Outsider. This Friday we discuss Harmonix’s Kickstarted revival of the classic PS2 rhythm shooter Amplitude for the Playstation 4. Both Scott and Josh backed this Kickstarter campaign and are pleased to share their experiences with the game. The duo dives into the history of the series, the gameplay, and the music and whether or not they recommend a purchase. Want to find out if these two backers are pleased with their investment? Listen now by hitting up your favorite podcast platform (iTunes, Stitcher) or press play on the embedded media player below to start the episode now. Feel free to click the Facebook link above to join our community and discuss Amplitude with us. Thanks and enjoy!

Interested? Buy Amplitude HERE

Show Notes:

(0:00 – 1:47) Welcome/Introduction

(1:48 – 6:57) Amplitude General Information/History

(6:58 – 14:28) What IS Amplitude (mechanics)?

(14:29 – 20:25) Music Selection/Track List

(20:26 – 22:09) Graphics

(22:10 – 25:31) Co-op play, DLC,  Campaign, leaderboards

(25:32 – 27:21) Final thoughts

(27:22 – 28:06) Closing


Josh Faulkner

Josh is a native Ohio-an who grew up in a small town that had very little for kids to do. As a result, Josh picked up video games at a very young age. Video games played a huge part in his childhood and continued to do so in his adult life. Starting out on an Atari 2600 when he was 3 years old, gaming has sort of grown up alongside with Josh and continues to be his biggest hobby. As an IT technician by day, Josh is an aspiring gaming writer by night who founded a few websites including 16 Bit Heroes and Too Busy Gaming, while also dabbling in retro gaming YouTube videos and live streaming events.