The Xbox Drive 72 - Not Your Dad's Fortnight

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The Most HorsePowerful Podcast On The Internet, The Xbox Drive is back with Episode 71! Sean might be done with Red Dead Redemption 2! Luke finished up Steamworld Dig, enjoyed more Realm Royale, and tackled the bugs in Hive Jump. Buckle up and drive safe.

The Playlist

  • Luke: Ace Combat 7, Absolver

  • Sean: Never Alone

Braking News

Pit Stop Topics

  • Where is Inside Xbox?

  • BioWare has tried and failed to revive Knights of the Old Republic under EA

  • Absolver: a 3rd person martial-arts based Destiny.

    • Excellent combat mechanics, bad frame rate, really fascinating art style

    • Clearing a small dev (Devolver Digital) aiming big

  • Ace Combat 7: completely competent and impressive AC game.

    • Does not iterate on the formula at all

    • Very pretty, excellent controls

    • Poor checkpoint system, ground is not detailed

The Car Pool - Listener Question

  • Brendan Myers @the_wintergamer
    What is the next gamer friendly move Xbox could make? I feel it could be something to do with the ability to play anywhere

  • Antonio Guillen @hypecaster
    If you had the power to ensure ONLY ONE of these things happened to ensure a bright future for Xbox, which would you choose? 1.  Halo Infinite releases and exceeds all expectations 2. Titanfall 3 announced as an Xbox Two Exclusive 3. Sunset Overdrive 2 announced as X2 Exclusive

Cruise Control - Topic of the Show

  • Inside Xbox

    • We’ve not yet heard when the next Inside Xbox is. How will Inside Xbox change in 2019?

Games with Gold

  • Celeste (X1)

  • WRC 6 (X1)

  • Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light (X360)

  • Far Cry 2 (X360)

Upcoming Titles:

  • Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown (1.18.18)

  • Resident Evil 2 (1.25.18)

  • Kingdom Hearts 3 (1.25.18)