Today we recorded Monster Cast #16, produced for the Console Monster website – covering news from all of the major players including Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo.

Joining me in the latest video podcast is Marty Greenwell, Anthony Barker and special guest Steve Ince, who is a writer and game designer.

Steve Ince – writer and designer with 19 years of game development knowledge

Monster Cast is an un-scripted casual podcast, where Console Monster staff members come together and discuss the latest news in gaming over the past few weeks.

Using Google+ HangOut! we stream Live as we discuss the past month in gaming.

Topics include:

  • What we have been playing…
  • Marty’s Victor Saturn Japanese Import
  • Writing for computer games and how they differ to writing for other projects – Views on Kickstarter projects and resurgence in point and click adventure games on various platforms
  • Eurogamer experience & no booth babes next year
  • Nintendo Wii U pricing / launch titles / region locking
  • Inside the Wii U revealed by surprisingly… Nintendo
  • Slimmer PS3 – Console gaming’s ugly stepmother?
  • Steve Ince: How have games changed in your opinion over the years and has it changed your role?
  • FIFA 13 sells 4.5 million in 1st week (3.2m for FIFA 12) & Resident Evil 6 4.5 million in its initial shipment
  • FIFA 13: EA sells old games as new?


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James Woodcock

James is a Freelance Journalist, Copywriter, Author, Blogger & Podcaster specialising in gaming, gadgets and technology, both retro and modern. Ever since he experienced the first controllable pixel movement on the television screen, he has been entranced by the possibilities and rewarding entertainment value generated from these metal and plastic boxes of delight. Writing hundreds of articles, including commentary and reviews on various gaming platforms, whilst also interviewing well-known industry figures for popular online publications. Creator of the ScummVM Music Enhancement Project and host of the Game & Gadget Podcast. View his portfolio for more information.

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