Firmware Update Special: Final Fantasy XV Preview

Firmware Update Special: Final Fantasy XV Preview

In this special edition of The Firmware Update, Joe & Malcolm are all about Final Fantasy XV. With a well-documented development cycle that spans an entire decade, there’s plenty to talk about — recalling all the different games and world events that have occurred since its announcement in 2006, what the hell took so long, and what lessons Square Enix could learn from it all.

Talking Points: The trials and tribulations of Final Fantasy XV, and its road ahead.

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Firmware Update 1.82: Sure As God Made Green Apples

Firmware Update 1.82: Sure As God Made Green Apples

This week on The Firmware Update, Joe & Malcolm journey through the stars with the help of Mass Effect: Andromeda and Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, while news out of BlizzCon promises to pull them back down into Diablo III. And have you heard the good news about the Chicago Cubs baseball club?!
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Firmware Update 1.81: Red Dead Switch-eroo

Firmware Update 1.81: Red Dead Switch-eroo

The latest episode of The Firmware Update is short but no less momentous, as Joe & Malcolm talk up the blockbuster reveals of Red Dead Redemption 2 and the newly-christened Nintendo Switch console.
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Firmware Update 1.80: Dim Spirits

Firmware Update 1.80: Dim Spirits

This week on The Firmware Update, we’re on the cusp on the release of PlayStation VR. Of course, games like Resident Evil and Call of Duty 4 dominate the conversation — topical stuff!
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Firmware Update 1.79: So Stealthy It’s Invisible

Firmware Update 1.79: So Stealthy It's Invisible

This week on The Firmware Update, hear about the latest developments out of Tokyo Game Show! Then imagine Joe and Malcolm’s surprise upon learning that The Last Guardian wouldn’t meet its latest release date. Unprecedented!
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Firmware Update 1.78: PlayStation 4 Pro & Slim Reactions

Firmware Update 1.78: PlayStation 4 Pro & Slim Reactions

On this special episode of The Firmware Update, Joe & Malcolm share their piping hot takes on the new hardware Sony revealed at their PlayStation Meeting in New York City. What’s all up in the PS4 Slim and newly christened PS4 Pro? When are these puppies out? Get in here and find out!
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Firmware Update 1.77: Slim Shady

Firmware Update 1.77: Slim Shady

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This week on The Firmware Update, Joe and Malcolm catch up on a huge backlog of news, not least of which includes a redesigned PS4 leaking ahead of Sony’s big event in New York City. Also, Malcolm becomes a confused old man halfway through the show.
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