Game Awards 2020 Nominations - Ep. 207

11.20.2020 - By What's Good Games: A Video Game Podcast

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The Game Awards 2020 nominees have been revealed and the crew is giving their thoughts, plus they chat Embracer Group's giant acquisition, Apple finally drops their platform fees, and Xbox speaks yet again about Bethesda's exclusivity. In hands-on Steimer and Britt are both playing Yakuza Like a Dragon, Britt has finished Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War's campaign while Andrea is knee-deep in her viking fantasy in Assassin's Creed: Valhalla.
*Yakuza Like a Dragon provided by Xbox
*Assassin's Creed: Valhalla provided by Ubisoft
*Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War provided by Activision

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Segment One: News
:45 Welcome to the show!
4:38 The Game Awards nominees have been announced
36:40 THQ’s parent company has purchased 13 more studios
42:25 Microsoft wants Bethesda games first or best on Xbox platforms
51:45 Apple has halving app store fees
56:09 Animal Crossing’s big winter update
1:05:21 Friend Alanah Pearce has a new gig!
1:06:09 New Monster Hunter trailer
1:06:44 Cyberpunk 2077’s latest gameplay
1:06:52 Pokémon Go add Gen 6 Pokemon
1:07:05 AC: Valhalla has sold VERY well
1:07:35 IO Interactive has announced something!
Segment Two: Hands-On
1:16:22Yakuza Like a Dragon
1:28:05 Assassin’s Creed Valhalla
1:48:19 Spider-Man: Miles Morales
1:52:01 Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War

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