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Episode 48 Notes

Discussion: best Mario series 

@majornelson: NIN2-JUMP, NEW RALLY-X & Mr. DRILLER Online  

Niantic responds to fan feedback, says nothing
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-08-02-after-a-flood-of-negative-feedback-pokemon-gos-developer-is-finally-ready-to-talk 

Articuno in Ohio? No Articino for youI!  
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-08-02-looks-like-someone-may-have-pokemon-go-legendary-articuno 

Game difficulty increases due to bug
http://kotaku.com/pokemon-go-pisses-players-off-yet-again-by-making-pokem-1784773116?rev=1470345951581 

Neo to be revealed September 7
http://www.vice.com/read/report-sony-to-unveil-upgraded-playstation-4-in-september 

DSi store closing soon (September/March) 
https://www.destructoid.com/nintendo-gently-reminds-us-that-they-re-closing-the-dsi-store-forever-378022.phtml 

Darkest Dungeon on Vita/PS4 September 27!!! 
http://blog.us.playstation.com/2016/08/03/darkest-dungeon-ventures-onto-ps4-and-ps-vita-september-27/#comment-1171336 

Thorn returns, and other Year 3 details for Destiny
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-08-03-destinys-most-divisive-gun-returns-for-rise-of-iron 

FFXV season pass detailed (3 character episodes, an item pack, holiday pack and “expansion") 
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-08-03-yes-final-fantasy-15-has-a-season-pass 

Ape Escape 2 on PS4
http://www.dualshockers.com/2016/08/02/sonys-ps2-classic-ape-escape-2-for-ps4-released-on-north-american-psn-gets-1080p-screenshots-and-trailer/ 

Indigo Prophecy
http://blog.us.playstation.com/2016/08/04/indigo-prophecy-is-coming-to-ps4-on-august-9/ 

Xbox 1 S revealed, and it's slightly overclocked
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/digitalfoundry-2016-xbox-one-s-has-a-gpu-overclock-and-we-have-benchmarked-it 

Frontwire runs into Lucasart issues with Galaxy In Turmoil
http://kotaku.com/lucasfilm-gently-removes-the-star-wars-from-popular-bat-1784658190 

Sister Location coming this October
https://www.destructoid.com/five-nights-at-freddy-s-sister-location-drops-this-october-378080 

Inside trophies show up on PS4, August 23 release date
http://psnprofiles.com/trophies/5154-INSIDE
http://www.gamespot.com/articles/insides-ps4-release-date-confirmed/1100-6442326/ 

Genesis Disney 16-bit party
http://go.ign.com/bnFWzRG 

USB music limps onto X1
@majornelson: If that link does not work for you search for "Simple Background Music Player" on the store  

NX Mario & Pokemon soon after launch
http://www.polygon.com/2016/8/4/12375932/nintendo-nx-launch-games-report 

Rocket League Rumble Mode
http://kotaku.com/rocket-leagues-rumble-mode-brings-the-goofy-power-ups-n-1784946668 

No Man's Sky patch (more people encounters, multi endings) 
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-08-08-no-mans-sky-has-an-enormous-day-one-patch-that-adds-multiple-endings 

2TB X1 S has gone extinct
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2016-08-08-it-looks-like-the-white-xbox-one-s-2tb-has-sold-out-for-good 

Weird: 
http://m.ign.com/articles/2016/08/04/hidden-master-chief-etched-into-the-xbox-one-s