The Gaming Outsider – Episode 124: Xbox One vs PS4 in 2016

It’s the last week of 2016 and we’re back for one last episode of The Gaming Outsider podcast until 2017. We welcome back special guest Grant Henry to usher in a brand new theme song that he designed specifically for the show. News this week includes a potential return of Eternal Darkness as well as a brand new Double Dragon game releasing in January. Games we played this week include Dead Rising 4, Dishonored 2, Thumper and Super Hot. Our community topic continues the “battle” theme by pitting the Playstation 4 against the Xbox One; which console ruled supreme in 2016? Grab the episode now via iTunes, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play Music, iHeartRadio or directly below. Thanks and enjoy the show!

Discussed on this episode of The Gaming Outsider Podcast:

(0:00 – 27:34) Welcome/Introduction

(27:35 – 45:42) News/Trailers

(45:43 – 57:26) What has our guest (GRANT) been playing? (“Stern Pinball Arcade”, “Thumper”, “140”, “The Last Guardian”)

(57:27 – 1:06:10) What has JOSH been playing? (“Gravity Rush 2” [demo], “Dead Rising 4”)

(1:06:11 – 1:13:47) What has ZACH been playing? (“Dishonored 2”)

(1:13:48 – 1:20:40) What has ROBBY been playing? (“The Last Guardian”, “Superhot”, “Orwell”)

(1:20:41 – 1:27:51) What has SCOTT been playing? (“Headlander”, “Super Mario Run”, “Final Fantasy XV”)

(1:27:52 – 2:14:52) Community Topic: “Xbox One vs. PS4”.

(2:14:53 – 2:16:31) 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.