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No Halo at E3 – Disappointing or Refreshing?

It’s episode 92 of the podcast and in addition, this edition marks the 2nd anniversary of the dawn of the Gamers of the Lost Spark. Join the guys as they celebrate this milestone with their unique look at the gaming news of the last 7 days.

In a week where Halo developers 343 Industries announced that there will be no Halo 6 at E3 or Gamescom, Antony and Darren discuss whether this is a bad thing or a good move for the Xbox team’s E3 presentation.

This can be argued both ways it seems with a reasonable case put forward that Halo is Xbox and Xbox is Halo, that the rolling out of a new and exciting Halo-centric announcement at the Xbox E3 conference is a tradition, a right of passage, the big thing that all the Xbox fans are excitedly waiting for during the other treats that are announced for the future of the platform and that a no show form the Halo franchise would leave a disappointing edge to the proceedings in June for Phil Spencer and the team. Continue reading

PlayStation VR, The Spark’s Verdict

It’s finally here!  PlayStation VR launched worldwide this week to critical acclaim and fan excitement.  Our very own Mr Early-adopter, Antony was there on launch day and now has a PlayStation VR at home and he is loving it!  We are happy to report in our PlayStation VR verdict episode of the Lost Spark Podcast that PSVR is a hit in the Chesson household and is blowing Antony away everytime he uses it!

On the podcast this week Darren (@DazWhitham) and Antony (@ChessmanUK) walk you through the setup, the features and the must-play games for PlayStation VR.

In Antony’s extensive play-through of PlayStation VR the standout games and experiences were Batman Arkham VR (of course), London Heist and Ocean Decent, which are part of the PlayStation VR World disc, plus Superhypercube and the amazing 100ft Robot Golf.

Were you day one with PlayStation VR?  What’s been the stand out game for you? Please let us know either via twitter or email us at feedback@gamersofthelostspark.com

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