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Uber Poncho – The Red Dead Redemption 2 Review

This week on the Lost Spark Podcast it’s all about Red Dead Redemption 2 as Steve and Antony hitch their horses and take to the mics to talk about their time so far in the Wild West.  Hear Steve and Antony talk about the Good, the amazing world and fantastic story, the Bad, the slow pace of the game so far, and the Ugly, Rockstars’ attempt at HDR.

But that’s not all, we have the full rundown of all the preloaded games for the new PlayStation Classic console, MediEvil’s remake trailer reactions and a run-through of the games coming to PS Plus, Games Pass, and Games with Gold for November.

We also found some time to play the new Story added to Forza Horizon 4’s latest update, hear Antony take on this romp through British racing history.

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MediEvil Remake Trailer

PlayStation Classic

Eurogamer’s Red Dead Redemption 2 HDR Article

USB Travel Charger via Amazon UK

A Hitman in Training

This week on the Lost Spark Podcast James and Antony are tackling all the fresh news from the world of gaming including the announcement that all of Red Dead Redemption 2’s cowboy goodness will ship on 2 discs.  We have all the news from ‘puddlegate’ and we chuckle along with Insomniac Games as they release puddle stickers in the latest update to Marvel’s Spider-Man, you can now add as many puddles as you want to all your in-game photos!

During his pods James has been busy gaming and we have hands-on impressions of ‘Return of the Obra Dinn’, ‘Curse of the Necrodancer’ on Switch, Mario Party 11, Overcooked 2  and it wouldn’t be a Lost Spark podcast if we haven’t played Sea of Thieves and Forza Horizon 4.

Also on the podcast this week James and Antony prepare for Hitman 2 and discuss the new addition to the game, Ghost Mode, where two players exist in the same world and race to take out the target first but with a Sparks twist this will allow James to teach Antony the ways of the Hitman.

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Kotaku’s Rockstar Article

Cowboy Crunch

This week on the Lost Spark Podcast Steve and Antony take to the mics to discuss the latest news around Red Dead Redemption 2 and the comment from Dan Hauser during an interview regarding the Rockstar developers working 100 hour weeks to get Red Dead 2 finished and in our excited gaming hands.

Hands-on impression continue with the mighty Forza Horizon 4 as the guys take to the wintery cotswold roads and discuss another epic Lost Spark Car Club meet up. Also Steve gives us his take on Marvel’s Spider-Man and We Happy Few.

All this and a random reference to a classic British movie, Kes, Beer talk and, of course a recap on the emotional week in the Bake Off tent.

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James’ Cargo Run stream

New Spidey Suits

Red Dead Redemption 2’s Gameplay Has Us Excited

This week on the Lost Spark Podcast Steve and Antony take mic duties to give you all the gaming news of the week and hands-on impressions of the latest games.

We’ve got a bumper crop of news this week including details from the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate direct from Nintendo, where everyone’s favourite brother, Luigi suffered a somewhat shocking moment.  Red Dead Redemption 2’s new gameplay trailer has the Sparks incredibly excited and rockets Red Dead to the most anticipated game of 2018 (if it wasn’t already!).

Hands-on this week include a lot more Overcooked 2 as Steve takes to the kitchen for the first time and Antony gives his final thoughts on another great addition to the Overcooked series.

Also in the hands-on section, Steve goes “retro” and fires up Oblivion on his Xbox 360 and Antony takes a punt on Madden 19.

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Red Dead Redemption 2: Everything we know so far (from Polygon)

Red Dead Redemption 2 gameplay trailer

Is Xbox Game Pass The Right Price For You?

After a fairly short trial period, Microsoft have announced that the ‘Xbox Game Pass’ is now live for all Xbox Live Gold members, starting with a free 14 day trial, Xbox Gold members can now access over 100 Xbox 360, ID @ Xbox and Xbox One titles for the requested coin of £7.99/$9.99 per month.

Some of the big hitting titles available in the first wave are; Halo 5, Mad Max, Gears of War Ultimate Edition and Spark favourite Viva Piñata: Trouble in Paradise. 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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