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It feels like it's been forever but the team is all back together again to talk gaming. This episode, Paul dives into the Skyrim remaster and experiences the joys of modding. Meanwhile Nathan joins forces with BT in Titanfall 2 and discusses with the rest of the team why its release has been so problematic. 

Direct download: the-fourth-player-ep111.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:35pm EST

It's PAX AUS time! Join Nathan as he explores the halls of the latest iteration of Australia's largest games convention. Featuring interviews with journo-cum-dev Dan Hindes, Hand of Fate 2's Morgan Jaffit and boardgame artist extrordinaire Ian O'Toole. Not to mention our very special guest - a tired and overworked Paul Houlihan.

Direct download: The_Fourth_Player_-_Ep_110.mp3.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:02am EST

Grab your motion controllers, slap a helmet on your head and join the Ben and Paul as they enter the realm of VR - discussing both the Playstation VR and Occulus Rift line up. While the others look to the future, Nathan looks to the past with his first impressions of history simulator Civilization VI.

Direct download: The_Fourth_Player_-_Ep_109.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:43pm EST

Cars, ghosts and Lego, oh my. Breathe deep on the petrol fumes of Forza Horizon 3, bust ghosts with the latest entry in Lego Dimensions, and ponder the question of franchise innovation with The Fourth Player team. No Tracy Chapman's were harmed in the recording of this podcast.

Direct download: The_Fourth_Player_-_Ep_108.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:52pm EST

With everyone back in the same room again, the team turn their eyes to Deus Ex: Mankind Divided,  then reminisce about days gone by as Paul experiences his first ever LAN. Warning: Podcast may contain ranting Nathans.

Direct download: The_Fourth_Player_-_Ep_107.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:26pm EST

As Ben sits patiently at home awaiting the imminent arrival of his newborn, Paul, Max and Nathan take this opportunity to gush about the Shin Megami Tensei franchise - specifically Persona 3 and Tokyo Mirage Sessions. We also revisit media's reaction to Nintendo's upcoming console.

Direct download: The_Fourth_Player_-_Ep_106.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:04am EST

With Paul away with what we can only assume is consumption - Max, Ben and Nathan explore space in No Man's Sky, swipe left in Reigns and learn about hentai sub-genres. We're as confused as you.

Direct download: The_Fourth_Player_-_Ep_105.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:20am EST

Just like the Beatles after a meeting with Mark Chapman, the team of The Fourth Player is down a member this week. So join Ben, Max and Nathan as they talk Double Fine's Head Lander, the Nintendo NX and Overwatch. No hair was harmed in the recording of this episode.

Direct download: The_Fourth_Player_-_Ep.104.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:40am EST

In this episode, Paul, Ben, Nathan and Max discuss the rise and eventually fall of Pokemon GO, surges in popularity and how the model of a game impacts how we play. We answer some listener email, and give thanks to our mates at Games Lab and Gamebug.

Direct download: The_Fourth_Player_-_Ep.103_Ekans_Docking_at_Myrtle_Beach.mp3
Category:videogames -- posted at: 3:51am EST

In this episode, Paul, Ben and Nathan discuss Pokemon Go as the catch and release 'em up hits smartphones across Australia, how European developed B-grade 'renovator's dream' games scratch that itch and deliver memorable experiences with The Technomancer, and we answer listener email on the subject of lost saves of our past. Thanks to Games Laboratory and gamebug.com.au.

Direct download: The_Fourth_Player_-_Ep.101_A_Wild_Discharge_Appears.mp3
Category:videogames -- posted at: 7:19am EST