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TO THE MOON 🚀 - OpenCritic Weekly Recap

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Games discussed: , The Last of Us Part II

After a year hiatus, the OpenCritic Weekly Recap is kicking back off with a brand new host, Samuel Adams of the Jampack Report.

You can listen to the episode on anywhere you get your podcasts:

This week's episode digs into the wild ride of GameStop stocks, sharing the high-level story of how it happened behind the scenes while digging into the rest of the largest stories of the week in the gaming industry.

Here's a full list of this week's topics:

  • The Medium reviews drop, earning a Strong rating on OpenCritic
  • GameStop's Reddit-fueled Wall Street rollercoaster
  • Microsoft's Q2 earnings report highlights Xbox success
  • Capcom hits all-time high profits in their earnings report
  • Xbox announces Xbox Live Gold price hike and retracts it within 24 hours due to backlash
  • IO Interactive shares more on 007 development and the future of their studio
  • A new KOTOR is reportedly in development outside of Electronic Arts
  • Vicarious Visions is absorbed into Blizzard
  • Warner Bros. games will have a "heavy focus on live service"
  • The Last of Us, Part II has the most Game of the Year awards of any game in history
  • PlayStation Plus games for February announced

 

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