The Gaming Outsider Podcast – Episode 140: Yooka-Laylee, Drawn to Death & Q2 Releases

We’re a day late, but the GO crew is still here to deliver the latest in gaming for the week of April 13th. News this week includes Xbox Scorpio’s announced specs, Atlus’ tomfoolery with Persona 5 and Nintendo’s new Direct presentation. Josh gives his full impressions of Yooka-Laylee and dabbles into a bit of Drawn to Death. Scott gives Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition a spin and also gives us the skinny on Has-Been Heroes for the Nintendo Switch. Robby dives into more impressions of Persona 5 too. Our community topic is centered around the games releasing within the next three months. Are you excited about a specific game or are you going to sit back and enjoy the drought? Grab the episode now via iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music, iHeartRadio and more. Don’t forget to check us out on Patreon too and consider supporting the show for some sweet bonus content. Thanks again and enjoy the show!

Show Notes:

(0:00 – 12:26) Welcome/Introduction

(12:27 – 38:09) News/Trailers (Project Scorpio specs, Xbox Live digital returns, Nintendo Direct, Persona 5’s non-streaming rules)

(38:10 – 41:41) What has ROBBY been playing? (“Persona 5”)

(41:42 – 53:03) What has SCOTT been playing? (“Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition”, “Has Been Heroes”)

(53:04 – 1:11:35) What has JOSH been playing? (“Yooka-Laylee”, “Drawn to Death”)

(1:11:36– 1:22:34) “From the Outside In” Topic: Games We’re Looking Forward To in April, May, and June?

(1:22:35 – 1:24:03) 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.