Firmware Update Mailbag – May 11th, 2017

Firmware Update Mailbag - May 11th, 2017

In this special edition of The Firmware Update, Joe & Malcolm dive into their mailbag and answer a lengthy email from longtime listener Reneid Klein. Knee surgery, Destiny, half-spent shampoo bottles, Persona 5, and anime discovery are all on the docket, so clear an hour of your day and get in here!

Write in to the show: mailbag@thefirmup.com

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Firmware Update 1.88: Zero Breath

Firmware Update 1.88: Zero Breath

In the latest episode of The Firmware Update, Joe & Malcolm tackle what might be the biggest week yet in a busy 2017 with Horizon: Zero Dawn, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and the launch of the Nintendo Switch. All that, plus the Vita’s saddest birthday ever, Mass Effect: Andromeda, Middle-earth: Shadow of War, and much more!
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Firmware Update 1.64: Life is Strange — Reviewed!

Firmware Update 1.64: Life is Strange -- Reviewed!

This week on The Firmware Update, Joe gives his thoughts on Life is Strange after this week’s season finale, while his beloved Cubbies end their 2015 run as only they can.
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Firmware Update 1.52: Batman: Arkham Knight – Reviewed!

Firmware Update 1.52: Batman: Arkham Knight - Reviewed!

This week on The Firmware Update, Joe & Malcolm dive into arguably the biggest game of the year so far, as the two review their experience with Batman: Arkham Knight. They also go over the big winners from E3 2015, throwing more shade at Destiny, and much more! Continue reading

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Firmware Update 1.51: Season Two - Uncharted 4

This week on The Firmware Update, an overhaul is long overdue following 150 episodes of the same ol’ same ol’, so Joe brings something new to the table — brutal, unfeeling efficiency and news on the latest Apple products and services! But it’s pretty much mostly just PlayStation still.

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Firmware Update 1.42: Mortal Kombat X – Reviewed!

Firmware Update 1.42: Mortal Kombat X - Reviewed!

This week on The Firmware Update, Joe and Malcolm render a verdict on NetherRealms’ latest blood-soaked fighter, while both Star Wars: Battlefront and Guitar Hero Live have big debuts. Also, Malcolm gabs about Godzilla while Joe dishes on Daredevil.
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Firmware Update 1.36: Happy 15th Birthday, PS2!

Firmware Update 1.36: Happy 15th Birthday, PS2!

This week on The Firmware Update, Joe and Malcolm celebrate the PlayStation 2’s milestone anniversary by talking about their warm and fuzzy memories with the console. All that, plus a gaggle of game release date announcements coming out of GDC 2015. Continue reading

Firmware Update 1.32: Dying Light – Reviewed!

Firmware Update 1.32: Dying Light - Reviewed!

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Firmware Update 1.31: Vita Map App Takes a Dirt Nap

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On this week’s show, Joe and Malcolm talk about the PlayStation Vita losing features, the PlayStation 4, gaining one, their most anticipated games of 2015, and (despite starting a whole new podcast dedicated to wrestling) the Royal Rumble pay-per-view. Continue reading