The Gaming Outsider Podcast – Episode 141: E3 2017 Predicitons

This week on The Gaming Outsider, the gang invites community member Mat Sattler to the show to discuss the latest in gaming. News this week covers the announcement trailer for Star Wars: Battlefront II and Nintendo strangely cancelling the NES Classic. Games we discuss this week are Bioshock Infinite: Burial at Sea expansions, Puyo Puyo Tetris, Overwatch and more. Our community topic centers around E3 2017 and our bold predictions on what we’ll be (or not be) seeing at the show. Grab the episode now via iTunes, Stitcher, iHeartRadio, Google Play Music and more. Thanks and enjoy the show!

Discussed on this episode of The Gaming Outsider Podcast:

(0:00 – 13:29) Welcome/Introduction

(13:30 – 36:23) News/Trailers (NES Classic’s Discontinuation, Star Wars Battlefront II trailer)

(36:24 – 38:53) What has MAT been playing? (“Metal Gear Solid 5”, “Overwatch”, “Street Fighter V”)

(38:54 – 48:42) What has JOSH been playing? (“Horizon Zero Dawn” [beaten], “The Last Guardian”, “Puyo Puyo Tetris”)

(48:43 – 1:00:44) What has SCOTT been playing? (“Ballz”, “Bulletstorm” [beaten], “Bioshock” [from the collection, beaten], “Burial at Sea” [episodes 1 and 2 beaten])

(1:00:45 – 1:40:44) “From the Outside In” Topic: E3 Bold Predictions and Secret Desires

(1:40:45 – 1:43:41) Closing

Correction: We were informed post recording that the Nintendo eShop has lowered the price of the digital version of Puyo Puyo Tetris to $30 unlike stated in this episode. The physical version still retains the $40 price point though.


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.