Does June 2011 Matter? – The Horrible Show 070611

The Horrible ShowBelieve it or not there were plenty of headlines last month outside of E3. Justin, Cole, Ethan, Justin, and Josh set upon their monthly quest to determine if any of these game industry headlines are worth talking about in the future, and Ethan invents the next great Nintendo console along the way. Send in your questions to simon@horriblenight.com or @TheHorribleShow

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Show Notes

Cast:
Justin L, Cole, Ethan, Justin G, Josh

Guide:
Intro and Threesomes (0:56 – 27:02)
On the Spot Question (27:04 – 33:52)
Does June Matter? (33:54 – 1:25:00)
E3 Wii U (34:08 – 41:46)
E3 Media and Awards (41:48 – 47:53)
SCOTUS Decision (47:55 – 56:18)
Hackers (56:20 – 1:03:24)
Batman, Robin, and Catwoman (1:03:26 – 1:08:03)
Duke Nukem Forever Reviews (1:08:05 – 1:12:11)
Xbox Cloud Storage and Beacon (1:12:13 – 1:15:52)
Red Box Games (1:15:54 – 1:19:06)
Do they matter? (1:19:08 – 1:25:00)
HorribleNight.com Updates (1:25:02 – 1:25:54)
Shout Outs (1:25:56 – 1:32:46)

Threesomes of the Week:
ColeStar Trek: TNG, Batman: Widening Gyre, Final Fantasy VI
Justin GNobody Gets the Girl, Dead Until Dark, Galaga Legions DX
JoshEarth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon, Dead Rising 2, Project Zomboid
EthanMountain biking, Vanishing on 7th St, Capsized
Justin L – How the States Got Their Shapes, Shadows of the Damned, Iron Man 2

Game Industry Shout Outs:
ColeMs. Splosion Man for $10
Justin G – Galaga Legions DX, ESRB
JoshRetro Game Master episodes on Kotaku
EthanSaints Row the Third looks crazy awesome
Justin L – Mortal Kombat Season Pass

Games:
Final Fantasy VI, Chrono Trigger, Secret of Mana, Galaga Legions DX, Galaxian, Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon, Dead Rising 2, Project Zomboid, Syndicate, The Sims, Capsized, Shadows of the Damned, Resident Evil 5, No More Heroes, Civilization V, Deus Ex, AI War, Homefront, Unreal Tournament, Doom 3, Mass Effect 3, BioShock Infinite, Mortal Kombat, Batman: Arkham City, Duke Nukem Forever, Ms. Splosion Man, Retro Game Challenge, Saints Row: The Third

References:
Kevin Smith, Penguin, True Blood, Terrence Howard, Don Cheadle, ESRB, Swordfish

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