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Tales From X019 And A Galaxy Far Far Away

Fresh from X019 and a galaxy far far away Stuart and Antony are here to talk about all things X019; the event, that controller, the cool swag and all of the great announcements coming to Xbox, Game Pass and Project xCloud this year and beyond.

In the hands-on section the guys talk about their time playing Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, in this no-spoiler hands-on Stuart and Antony talk about the journey of excitement, worry and finally elation when playing Jedi Fallen Order.

We also have hands-on with Call of Duty Modern Warfare, After Party and Pokemon Sword.

In the news section this week we have the latest on the Stadia launch, the Video Game nominees are in and we have the latest on Half Life: Alyx

All this and lots more in episode 169 of the Lost Spark Podcast – enjoy!

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James’ Viva Piñata Crochet on Etsy

Game Award Nominees

Half Life: Alyx

Lost Spark E3 Spectacular 2019

WOAH! It’s time for the Lost Spark E3 spectacular!  Join Stuart and Antony as they take on the mammoth task of running through the highs and lows of this year’s E3.

Join the guys as they talk about the amazing Cyberpunk 2077 and that Keanu cameo and appearance on stage that stole E3, the new Elite Series 2 controller, gameplay for Luigi’s Mansion 3, finally seeing Animal Crossing and of course it wouldn’t be a Lost Spark Podcast without the guys nerding out over Star Wars and Marvel Comics, in this case it’s Jedi: Fallen Order gameplay and Marvel’s Avengers.

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Xbox wire breakdown of the announcements 

The Chef Show on Netflix

Nintendo trailers

Days Gone Review

This week Stuart and Antony are hosting the Lost Spark Podcast so expect some tech updates before they jump into this week’s gaming news and reviews.  This week the guys talk about Epic buying Rocket League creators Psyonix, Borderlands 3 gameplay reveal event and Microsoft’s xCloud has hit a major milestone.

Hands-on include BoxBoy + BoxGirl, Overcooked 2’s awesome new Campfire DLC, Dangerous Driving, and Days Gone, the new PS4 exclusive survival game from Sony. Listen in to hear Stuart and Antony’s take on Days Gone and hear them ponder why so many reviews have been negative towards this game.

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IGN’S Borderlands 3 Article

Steele Series Artics 9X Headphones

SwitchFix – Switch holder

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

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

Overload Of New Shiny

This week on the Lost Spark Podcast Stuart and Antony kick off with some new tech talk. Fresh from AWE Europe expo Stuart chats about 8K screens, Sony’s new Master Series TVs and IMAX presentations at home, prepare for an overload of new shiny!

In the news section this week the guys talk about the next generation of gaming consoles with the announcement of Project xCloud from Microsoft and Sony going on record to say that the PS5 is necessary and currently in the works.

And, it’s finally happening, you will soon(ish) be able to change your PSN name!

Hands-on impressions this week include Super Mario Party, the new Surf ‘n’ Turf DLC for Overcooked 2 and of course the guys are still racing around the beautiful English countryside in Forza Horizon 4 but this time they have brought the Lost Spark Car Club with them, hear Stuart and Antony’s hands-on with the multiplayer mode.

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Project xCloud

PS4 Cross Play Funtime Is Here!

On this week’s bumper edition of the Lost Spark Podcast James and Antony take to the mics to cover all the latest news from the world of gaming.  The guys cover the exciting news that PlayStation has finally joined in on all the cross play fun and are now live with a beta version running in Fortnite.  What game is next? Will we ever see AAA 3rd party titles offering cross platform? Listen in to this week’s podcast to hear the guy’s take on this important first step.

Fresh from EGX James and Antony recap all the great indie titles that they got to play at this years show.  In their quest to seek out awesome new indie games they found great games like ‘What the Golf”, ‘Sketch Showdown’, ‘Phogs’, ‘Sticky Cats’ and lots more.

In ‘What We’ve Been Playing’ James takes on the adventure-puzzle game ‘The Gardens Between’, Antony continues his time with Marvel’s Spider-Man, delving deeper into the story.  Also this week the guys have started playing the first episode of ‘Life is Strange 2’, does this sequel to a Spark favourite live up to the first game? Find out on this week’s Lost Spark Podcast.

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PlayStation Blog Post

Phil’s Wonder Console

This week on the Lost Spark Podcast Steve and Antony chat about Anthem’s single player footage that was shown at PAX, Call of Duty’s player count for their upcoming Battle Royale beta and Antony talks A LOT about the upcoming Spider-Man game including  a breakdown of the story based DLC swinging into Spider-Man this October.

In our hands-on section Steve and Antony breakdown all the latest games that have been released onto Xbox Game Pass and spend a moment to applaud and praise this amazing service from Microsoft. With Game Pass and the newly announced Xbox All Access, a monthly payment scheme for an Xbox, Game Pass and Xbox Live; are we witnessing Microsoft testing how they will approach the next generation Xbox, or as the Sparks have named it, Phil’s Wonder Console (TM)!

Also in hands-on Antony talks about his time with Strange Brigade, a fun yet slightly frustrating take on ‘Left 4 Dead’.

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Spider-Man DLC trailer featuring Black Cat

Fan mock up of Henry Cavil as Geralt

Antony’s ’52 movies in 2018′ list in Letterboxd

Spidey Swings Into September

We’re back!  After a 3 week break the Lost Spark Podcast is back and this week we introduce another new Spark to the every growing podcast family; Stuart from JustAddPopcorn.

This week Stuart joins Antony to discuss the week’s gaming news including the PSVR price drop, the new games for April via Games with Gold and PS Plus, and Spider-Man finally gets a release date.  So listen in to this week’s Lost Spark Podcast for details of the game, the deluxe edition and those spidey costumes.

Also this week Antony and Stuart deep dive into Hope County, Montana and go hands-on with Far Cry 5 and Antony takes to the Sea of Thieves and enjoys every minutes of his piratey adventures.

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Alex Ross Artwork

Spider-Man Special Edition

Sea of Thieves Controller

Home Tech Gallery

Flaming Sheeps and Magical Bunnies

It’s episode 115 of the Lost Spark Podcast and this week Antony and James pull up the mics to talk about the latest gaming news.

In the news this week we have the first details of the new HTC Vive ‘Pro’ fresh from CES 2018, Sony have published the PlayStation 4’s holiday sales figures, and new features and changes to achievements are inbound for Xbox.

Also on the podcast this week James goes hands-on with ‘Albert & Otto’, a Limbo-like atmospheric 2D puzzle platform from ‘K Bros Games’.  Albert & Otto is a story set in 1939 Germany about a boy and his abducted sister’s magical bunny. They embark on a journey to find her, overcoming murderous beasts, lethal puzzles and flaming sheep!!!

All of this and in response to a listener email the Sparks talk about their most anticipated titles for 2018.

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Eurogamer’s most exciting games of 2018