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The Xbox Drive 46 Are Britain and England the Same?

The Xbox Drive 46 Are Britain and England the Same?

The Most HorsePowerful Podcast Ever Made, The Xbox Drive is back with Episode 46! Sean played The Witcher 3. Dave probably didn’t play anything. Plenty of "Braking News,”and a Steady Cruise Control Topic:

 

Drive By ShoutOuts.

  • Neighbour Matt.

 

Will we play this game together?


 

Braking News








NEW SEGMENT: PS I Love You Phil Spencer [GET IT? IT’S HIS INITIALS]

  • Nothing this week. Maybe next week


Cruise Control - Topic of the Show

  • Microsoft to host live Inside Xbox at GamesCom next month. New hardware and accessories is expected to be announced. Is this awful?

    Actually, they meant to say they WOULDN’T have new Hardware. Instead, they’ll have New Hardware Bundles and Accessories.

https://www.engadget.com/2018/07/18/microsoft-new-xbox-hardware-gamescom/


Deals with Gold

  • Marvel Ultimate Alliance is $10

Games with Gold

Xbox One: Assault Android Cactus (July 1-30)
Xbox One: Death Squared (July 16 - August 15)

Xbox 360: Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown (July 1-15)

Xbox 360: Splinter Cell: Conviction (July 16-30)


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The Xbox Drive 45 Buyers Remorse

The Xbox Drive 45 Buyers Remorse

The Most HorsePowerful Podcast Ever Made, The Xbox Drive is back with Episode 45! Sean played Viva Piñata and The Witcher 3. Dave probably didn’t play anything. Plenty of "Braking News,”and a Steady Cruise Control Topic:

 

Drive By ShoutOuts.

  • RG HalfPenny. Streams from his car.

 

Will we play this game together?

  • Warhammer: Vermintide 2

 

Braking News



  • Rocket League to get cross-party support between Xbox One and Nintendo Switch soon

https://www.windowscentral.com/rocket-league-get-cross-play-between-xbox-one-and-nintendo-switch


  • Microsoft announces Xbox One Sport White special edition controller

https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2018-07-11-xbox-announces-sport-white-special-edition-controller






NEW SEGMENT: PS I Love You Phil Spencer [GET IT? IT’S HIS INITIALS]

  • Nothing this week. Maybe next week


Cruise Control - Topic of the Show

  • No Man’s Sky releases on July 24. How can Xbox save abandoned Sony supporting studios like Hello Games or Housemarque.


Deals with Gold

  • Still no.

Games with Gold

Xbox One: Assault Android Cactus (July 1-30)
Xbox One: Death Squared (July 16 - August 15)

Xbox 360: Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown (July 1-15)

Xbox 360: Splinter Cell: Conviction (July 16-30)


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The Xbox Drive 44 Your Not My Mom Dave

The Xbox Drive 44 Your Not My Mom Dave

The Most HorsePowerful Podcast Ever Made, The Xbox Drive is back with Episode 44! Sean played The Crew 2 and started streaming with a Green Screen. Dave probably didn’t play anything. Plenty of "Braking News,”and a Steady Cruise Control Topic:

 

Drive By ShoutOuts.

  • The Trophy Room celebrated 1 Year Anniversary

  • Anyone who wants to be a guest

 

Will we play this game together?

  • Elder Scrolls Online

 

Braking News








  • Rocket League is Free July 5 to July 9

https://www.rocketleague.com/news/free-weekend-steam-xbox-one-july-5/



NEW SEGMENT: PS I Love You Phil Spencer [GET IT? IT’S HIS INITIALS]

  • Nothing this week. Maybe next week


Cruise Control - Topic of the Show

  • Xbox One is lacking an identity. If We Ran Xbox, how would we fix that? What games or genres would we highlight to re-establish what it means to be an Xbox game?


Deals with Gold

  • Just no.

Games with Gold

Xbox One: Assault Android Cactus (July 1-30)
Xbox One: Death Squared (July 16 - August 15)

Xbox 360: Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown (July 1-15)

Xbox 360: Splinter Cell: Conviction (July 16-30)


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The Xbox Drive 43 In Ground Trashcan

The Xbox Drive 43 In Ground Trashcan

The Most HorsePowerful Podcast Ever Made, The Xbox Drive is back with Episode 43! Sean played The Crew 2 and FIFA 18 World Cup. Dave probably didn’t play anything. Plenty of "Braking News,”and a Steady Cruise Control Topic:

 

Drive By ShoutOuts.

  • Ed Varnell - Optional Opinion Podcast

  • Nobody won the Cassette Challenge.

 

Braking News






NEW SEGMENT: PS I Love You Phil Spencer [GET IT? IT’S HIS INITIALS]


Cruise Control - Topic of the Show

  • What if we got rid of Games With Gold?


Deals with Gold

  • Forza Horizon 3 Blizzard Mountain – Add-on – 60% off

Games with Gold

Xbox One: Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: Russia (June 1-30)
Xbox One: Smite: Gold Bundle (June 16 - Juluy 15)

Xbox 360: Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed (June 1-15)

Xbox 360: LEGO Indiana Jones 2 (June 16-30)


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The Xbox Drive 42 (Crashing into the Tent)

The Xbox Drive 42 (Crashing into the Tent)

The Most HorsePowerful Podcast Ever Made, The Xbox Drive is back with Episode 42! Sean played Fortnite for some reason. Dave probably didn’t play anything. Plenty of "Braking News,”and a Steady Cruise Control Topic:

 

Drive By ShoutOuts.

  • Justin Masson did Nintendo Dads from his car BAWWGHH

  • Kevin Austin PSVG doing BAAWGGH

  • Jason Lacy on Fluxtaposed doing BAAAWGH

 

Braking News

  • Gears of War 5 box art wil say “Gears 5”

https://twitter.com/gearsviking/status/1009648873596379136?s=21


  • PK Subban is the cover athlete of NHL 19. Wayne Gretzky on Legend and Ultimate Editions. You can play outside now.

https://www.polygon.com/2018/6/20/17446816/nhl-19-release-date-preview-ea-sports-ps4-xbox-one



A Questionable Drive


Alex Buendia: How does discussions of a new xbox console on its way, affect the Xbox One X? As someone who bought an X on day one, I don’t like it.


Nerdish67: Are you still enjoying swan of thieves....errr sea of theives.
What is your initial thoughts of Skull and Bones, and do you think it will be compared to Sea of Thieves?


Kevin Austin: Who wronged Dave in the past and why doesn't he like basically any games? What DOES he like?


Edward Varnell: Xbox and PS4 will fail this holiday. How do either survive this holiday since Nintendo has consistent content of games and these systems have backlog ready made games? Even with good sales, will people get to them right away, around thanksgiving or christmas, or next summer?


Joseph Moran: WTF IS HAPPENING TO CRACKDOWN 3?


Cruise Control - Topic of the Show

  • Xbox Official Statement: VR not coming to Xbox One


Deals with Gold

  • Diablo III Eternal Collection $40 (50% Off)

Games with Gold

Xbox One: Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: Russia (June 1-30)
Xbox One: Smite: Gold Bundle (June 16 - Juluy 15)

Xbox 360: Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed (June 1-15)

Xbox 360: LEGO Indiana Jones 2 (June 16-30)


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The Xbox Drive 41 (WE WON E3 2018)

The Xbox Drive 41 (WE WON E3 2018)

The Most HorsePowerful Podcast Ever Made, The Xbox Drive is back with Episode 40! Sean played E3 all week. Dave probably didn’t play anything. Plenty of "Braking News,”and a Steady Cruise Control Topic:

 

Drive By ShoutOuts.

  • Andrew Newell @PhoenixEEmber from Adelaide Australia. Listener of Player1Podcast. Hi Chris Johnston.  

 

Braking News

  • Microsoft Invests in Five New First-Party Studios

    • Playground Games, Ninja Theory, Undead Labs, Compulsion Games, The Initiative.


  • GamePass adds Fallout 4, The Elder Scrolls Online, and The Division.


  • Sean’s Favorite Moments:

    • Fallout 76 (November 14)

    • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice (Early 2019)

    • Gears 5; Gears Tactics; Gears POP! (2019)

    • Dying Light 2 (?)

    • CyberPunk (?)


  • Dave’s Favorite Moments

    • Forza Horizon 4

    • Kingdom Hearts

    • Sessions

    • Jump Force


  • Everything at Xbox E3 2018

https://news.xbox.com/en-us/2018/06/10/xbox-e3-2018-briefing-recap/



Cruise Control - Topic of the Show

  • Letter Grade This E3.


Deals with Gold


Games with Gold

Xbox One: Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: Russia (June 1-30)
Xbox One: Smite: Gold Bundle (June 16 - Juluy 15)

Xbox 360: Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed (June 1-15)

Xbox 360: LEGO Indiana Jones 2 (June 16-30)


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The Xbox Drive 40 (A Big E3 2018 Milkshake)

The Xbox Drive 40 (A Big E3 2018 Milkshake)

The Most HorsePowerful Podcast Ever Made, The Xbox Drive is back with Episode 40! Sean played. Dave probably didn’t play anything. Plenty of "Braking News,”and a Steady Cruise Control Topic:

 

Drive By ShoutOuts.

  • Andrew Newell @PhoenixEEmber from Adelaide Australia. Listener of Player1Podcast. Hi Chris Johnston.  

 

Braking News






  • State of Decay 2 pushes out 20gb patch.

https://twitter.com/stateofdecay/status/1002664598577639425?s=21


Giant E3 Xbox Sale. $50 off Xbox One X.


https://www.xbox.com/en-US/promotions/sales/e3/big-fun-deals/games



Cruise Control - Topic of the Show

  • E3 Hype. What are you excited for?


Deals with Gold

  • Forza Horizon 3 is 50% Off - Now $25

Games with Gold

Xbox One: Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: Russia (June 1-30)
Xbox One: Smite: Gold Bundle (June 16 - Juluy 15)

Xbox 360: Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed (June 1-15)

Xbox 360: LEGO Indiana Jones 2 (June 16-30)


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