In this topic-filled episode of Beatz N’ Bitz Podcast produced by DJ Killzown Jones the discussion around Phil Spencer’s vision for Microsoft’s Xbox brand going forward, the digital only Xbox One coming in 2019, and Project Scarlet are all discussed in-depth mid-show. Beyond this, Dead or Alive Xtreme 3: Scarlet is revealed by DJ Killzown Jones as to be coming to the Nintendo Switch through PlayAsia.
In the hip hop world Tekashi 6ix9ine has pleaded not guilty to racketeering and firearms charges while cutting a new distribution deal for his album which has began to leak. The trial has been set for September 2019 and revolves around the alleged shooting of a bystander during altercations alleging to have taken place between the rapper’s entourage and opposing individuals, but also involves a number of other events mainly taking place in New York City. Joyner Lucas and Trey Songz have engaged in a hip hop beef among this.
Other gaming topics discussed include Kingdom Hearts III going gold, making it ready for the manufacturing process which will hopefully meet its goals for the January 25, 2019 scheduled release of the PlayStation 4 / Xbox One game. The Game Awards are discussed again as well as Mortal Kombat XI, the new film adaptation of The Lion King, digital only gaming, online only games, and a variety of other topics and gaming titles.
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Some of this week’s topics include Fallout 76 Launch Week Impressions as well as some other hot button topics going on currently in the video games industry. Gaming companies lashing out against their own fan-base whenever their projects get criticized is compared with the outrage culture in the community giving real criticisms a bad name. The casual market paying in on games causing publishers and development studios to become out of touch and fail to differentiate between the cash-grabs and the culture, the hardcore who fly out to attend events from the rest of the crowd.
Hip hop topics include the flu-caused passing of Diddy (AKA Puff Daddy) ex-girlfriend whom he says taught him how to raise a family and is deeply mourned as well as the latest antics from popular dramatic entertainers such as Tekashi 6ix9ine, 2 Milly is suing Epic Games for using the Milly Rock dance in Fortnite without paying, but that lawsuit could get messy regardless of the suspicious fact that Fortnite is clearly using well known dances without naming the creators or giving any credit / context on where they came from.
Additional topics include PlayStation 5 rumored announcement for PlayStation Experience Event in 2019, PlayStation Classic lineup and hardware analysis, the digital-only Xbox One, Project Scarlet, and Xbox Game Pass. Microsoft’s new overall next-gen approach to being a cheap streaming games platform with exclusive titles is also discussed. The Game Awards is the next big event RGN is counting down towards and will air December 6, 2018 (just 17 days to go) with a full WrapUp & Videos being posted on RealGamerNewZ when it happens.
Continue reading Beatz N’ Bitz Podcast – Our Future Is Now
In this episode of the Beatz N’ Bitz Podcast the Executive Producer of the show DJ Killzown Jones is joined once again by Crimson Knight and Hitman0769 who discuss their reactions to today’s X018 Event as well as a number of other hip hop and video game related issues surrounding the entertainment and technology industries which are so intertwined in this day and age.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Red Dead Redemption 2, The Quiet Man, and the status of Capcom / Square Enix in the Japanese gaming sphere are given an in-depth appreciation and evaluation during one of the busiest gaming seasons of the entire generation, possibly ever. Tekashi 6ix9ine and XXXTentacion are in the headlines once again. The subject of hip hop artists beefing while being multi-millionaires as well as the overall aspect of post-mortem dissing come up again as XXX has a new album dropping which will benefit the family members left behind by his legacy.
Next-generation gaming consoles and the move to more digital distribution is debated and analyzed. New hip hop album drops, record deals, and ongoing developments in the business are also discussed as well as the future of video games journalism and where we see ourselves in the next 5 years in terms of favorite gaming consoles, podcasting, and beyond.
Continue reading Beatz N’ Bitz Podcast – X Marks Her Spot