Podcast Ep#05 - 19/08/2020 - UK Games Expo online, Epic vs iOS, My City, Eternal Palace, and more!
Updated: Aug 21, 2020
Welcome to the fifthest ever episode of the Downtime Gaming Podcast, where each and every week we'll be bringing you news, reviews, and thoughts on the latest and greatest in the world of board games and videogames.
This week we discuss the upcoming UK Games Expo which has gone totally online with 3 days of livestreams and events this coming weekend including what we're looking forward to. We also chat the news like Epic Games suing Apple because of the cut they take on all transactions, Warzone's insane patch sizes, and a new Princess Bride themed board game. We also discuss what we're playing including Spiel des Jahres 2020 winner My City, a preview play of Eternal Palace, more on The Last of Us Part 2, and Endless Space 2. And surprisingly, loads more!
We're also literally everywhere else, but here's the links:
| Time | Topic | 0:15 | Welcome Welcome! | 0:45 | Chris has a new laptop! (finally) | 3:53 | NEWS! | 4:10 | Epic vs Apple, Fortnite vs iOS! | 11:44 | Warzone ridiculous patch sizes are a menace | 15:38 | Halo Infinite delayed infinitely (well..) | 19:40 | Alexa can now be your Starfinder RPG DM | 22:55 | Princess Bride Board Game announced! | 27:08 | WHAT WE'RE PLAYING! | 27:33 | Chris on Spiel des Jahres 2020 winner: My City | 36:15 | Chris on Nova Luna | 39:11 | Sam on The Crew (the card game not the car game) | 44:44 | Sam played an Eternal Palace preview on TTS | 54:42 | Sam with slightly more on Endless Space 2 | 58:13 | Sam on KH3, still, one boss to go (raging) | 1:00:34 | Chris talks about not talking about TLOU2 | 1:01:41 | Chris' weekly warzone story | 1:03:43 | TOPIC OF DISCUSSION! | 1:04:01 | Looking ahead to the ALL DIGITAL UKGE! | 1:17:22 | GOOOOOD BYES