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Episode 36 Notes

BlOps one on backwards compatibility

Infinite Warfare to include on rails shooting and space battles
http://www.destructoid.com/call-of-duty-infinite-warfare-mixes-on-rails-with-open-dog-fights-361834.phtml

Souls 3 patch breaks more than it fixes… removed, replaced
http://kotaku.com/dark-souls-3-anti-cheating-patch-on-pc-completely-backf-1776891914

Gamertag frenzy!  
https://majornelson.com/2016/05/16/recycled-xbox-gamertags-releasing-may-18th/?linkId=24558209

Halo 5's Forge comes to Windows for free
https://majornelson.com/2016/05/19/the-halo-forge-experience-comes-to-windows-10-pc/ 

Google announced Daydream VR mode, coming to Android N this Fall
http://www.destructoid.com/google-announces-daydream-vr-platform-for-android-362274.phtml

Hideo Kojima's mascot revealed
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-05-17-hideo-kojima-reveals-studio-mascot

Kojima's tour actually served a purpose, to find a new engine for his next game
http://m.ign.com/articles/2016/05/19/hideo-kojimas-world-tour-has-been-to-find-an-engine-for-his-new-game

Division's second free DLC, Conflict, comes out today
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-05-17-the-divisions-next-free-update-conflict-detailed

Dragonball Xenoverse 2 announced
http://www.destructoid.com/bandai-namco-announces-dragon-ball-xenoverse-2-361887.phtml

Pokemon testers wanted
http://www.destructoid.com/sign-up-for-pokemon-go-field-tests-361771.phtml

PvZ: Garden Warfare getting substantial free update this summer
http://www.destructoid.com/plants-vs-zombies-garden-warfare-2-is-getting-a-massive-free-update-soon-361885.phtml

EA Access going free for Xbox Gold members June 12-22
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-05-18-ea-access-free-for-xbox-live-subscribers-around-e3

EA explains lack of campaign, hopes to improve perception going forward with the series
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-05-18-ea-decided-against-star-wars-battlefront-campaign-to-meet-force-awakens-film-launch

Sega patches in controller support for classic games on Steam
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-05-19-sega-classics-on-steam-now-support-modern-console-controllers

Tencent (LoL/Riot Games holding company) is releasing a “console" in China
http://www.destructoid.com/tencent-shareholder-in-epic-and-owner-of-riot-games-is-making-a-console-361878.phtml

Studio Wildcard buys second creator's mod and hires him
http://kotaku.com/if-your-ark-survival-evolved-mod-is-good-enough-the-d-1777179209

Apple continues its censorship policy on games
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-05-19-palestinian-indie-game-must-not-be-called-a-game-apple-says

Unraveled 2 confirmed by EA
http://www.destructoid.com/unravel-2-has-been-officially-confirmed-by-ea-362197.phtml

Uncharted 4 has all the accessibility!  
http://kotaku.com/how-one-disabled-player-convinced-naughty-dog-to-add-mo-1777633667

World Esports association lasted less than 24 hours before their first major issue
http://kotaku.com/surprise-the-world-esports-association-is-already-in-t-1777670253

Rise of Iron, Destiny's expansion this fall, includes raid cut from Wolves
http://kotaku.com/leaked-poster-reveals-destinys-next-expansion-rise-of-1777705438

Nintendo still not getting it: Minecraft edition
http://www.destructoid.com/ha-the-new-mario-minecraft-pack-is-causing-copyright-issues-on-youtube-362692.phtml

Family guy vs Double Dribble
https://torrentfreak.com/fox-stole-a-game-clip-used-it-in-family-guy-dmcad-the-original-160520/ 

Talos Principle sequel coming
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-05-20-the-talos-principle-is-getting-a-sequel
 
Nintendo making movies
http://kotaku.com/nintendo-wants-to-make-movies-1777033924

Tetris the movie
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-05-17-tetris-movie-is-a-sci-fi-thriller-with-an-all-chinese-cast

Assassin's Creed to be only 1/3 in-Animus footage
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-05-17-assassins-creed-movie-set-mostly-in-modern-times
https://www.kernel.com/movies/assassinscreed

Free stuff for Warcraft movie goers
http://www.destructoid.com/blizzard-is-giving-away-free-stuff-if-you-see-the-warcraft-movie-362196.phtml

Fruit ninja
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-05-20-fruit-ninja-is-being-made-into-a-movie
 
 
Releases: 
June 21 Grand Kingdom release
http://blog.us.playstation.com/2016/05/17/new-grand-kingdom-classes-and-campaigns-detailed/ 

Yokai Watch 2 coming to the states September 30
http://kotaku.com/yo-kai-watch-2-comes-stateside-september-30-1776830815

Gran Turismo Sport launching November 15
http://blog.us.playstation.com/2016/05/19/gran-turismo-sport-launches-on-ps4-november-15th-2016/ 

Arkham Collection July 26, $50
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-05-18-finally-the-batman-return-to-arkham-collection-is-official
 
 
Weird news: 
Mario Maker level of the week
http://kotaku.com/super-mario-vs-mecha-bowser-one-of-mario-makers-best-s-1777355799
 
Date a YouTuber
http://kotaku.com/when-liking-and-subscribing-to-your-favorite-youtuber-i-1776892213