Firmware Update 2.15: Classically Trained

Firmware Update 2.15: Classically Trained

On the latest episode of The Firmware Update, Joe has felt Tetris Effect’s warmth and is ready to spread its gospel to all who will listen. Meanwhile, a whole lot of people are rootin’ and tootin’ around the wild west, and the full lineup of games featured in Sony’s PlayStation Classic microconsole leaves a lot to be desired. Continue reading

Firmware Update 2.14: The Telltale Heart

Firmware Update 2.14: The Telltale Heart

The latest episode of The Firmware Update is, uh, real late. It’s a good thing nothing terrible has happened in nearly two months since Joe & Malcolm last recorded, right? Everything’s fine!! Continue reading

Firmware Update 2.13: 500 Million Days of Summer

Firmware Update 2.13: 500 Million Days of Summer

The latest episode of The Firmware Update is jam-packed with news out of Gamescom 2018, not to mention all the other stuff that happened since our last show. It’s a big’n! Continue reading

Firmware Update 2.12: Sky’s the Limit

Firmware Update 2.12: Sky's the Limit

In the latest episode of The Firmware Update, things are looking up for No Man’s Sky as its latest update is making players fall in love with it all over again. Joe & Malcolm also discuss Spider-Man PS4, Fallout 76, and Much More™!  Continue reading

Firmware Update 2.11: E3 2018 Conference Recaps – Sony & Nintendo

Firmware Update 2.11: E3 2018 Conference Recaps - Sony & Nintendo

In the latest episode of The Firmware Update, Joe & Malcolm fire off the last of their E3 2018 recaps, poring over the details from Sony and Nintendo’s offerings. And look, it’s only three weeks after the show! Continue reading

Firmware Update 2.10: E3 2018 Conference Recaps – Bethesda, Square Enix, & Ubisoft

Firmware Update 2.10: E3 2018 Conference Recaps - Bethesda, Square Enix, & Ubisoft

In the latest episode of The Firmware Update, the E3 2018 recaps continue as Joe & Malcolm pick up what Bethesda, Square Enix, and Ubisoft are putting down at their respective presentations. Check ’em out! Continue reading

Firmware Update 2.07: We’ve Updated Our Privacy Policy

Firmware Update 2.07: We've Updated Our Privacy Policy

In a long overdue episode of The Firmware Update, Joe & Malcolm have updated the podcast’s privacy policy, a bee bit Malcolm’s bottom and now his bottom’s big, and Joe secretly nurses a hangover. Video games, too. Continue reading

Firmware Update 2.03: Game of the Year 2017, Part 1

Firmware Update 2.03: Game of the Year 2017, Part 1

On this edition of The Firmware Update, it’s finally time for our long-overdue 2017 Game of the Year tournament. Scheduling has been hectic, so we’re splitting it into two episodes, the first of which covers all eight first-round matchups. In an incredibly loaded year for video games, what shakes out as the cream of the crop? Join Joe, Malcolm, and returning guest Tyler Lee to find out!
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Firmware Update 2.01: Life Before Death Stranding

Firmware Update 2.01: Life Before Death Stranding

On this edition of The Firmware Update, Joe & Malcolm are hours away from a busy weekend that features both The Game Awards and PlayStation Experience. With Hideo Kojima and his superpals all in the LA area, we’ve got a pretty good idea of what’s going to feature prominently at both shows. Other stuff is happening too, though!
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Firmware Update 2.00: SIX BUUUUUUUUUUXXXZ

Firmware Update 2.00: SIX BUUUUUUUUUUXXXZ

No one stopped us when they had the chance and now we’re here: a giant-size 200th episode of The Firmware Update, guest starring founding co-host Tyler Lee. Our hubris and your negligence let this happen — now let’s talk about some video games!
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