Escapist Podcast
083: SimCity, Story-Based RPGs and Google Glass

The Escapist Staff | 8 Mar 2013 21:00
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This week, The Escapist crew discusses SimCity's launch day woes, the upcoming Google Glass device and the problems with privacy that may come with it. Also, we discuss how the definition of "literally" is being changed (much to Susan's chagrin), and the best way to play Story-Based RPGs.

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The cast this week: Susan Arendt, Justin Clouse, Paul Goodman and Greg Tito.

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Running Time: 1 hour, 51 minutes.

00:00 Soundchecks, Scars, and Cinema Experiences
14:17 Introductions
21:46 Preorders and SimCity's Launch Problems
52:46 Subtitled Movies, Meatloaf, and Scapple
57:41 The Definition of "Literally"
1:04:28 Name Calling
1:09:46 Google Glass and Privacy Concerns
1:26:08 Getting into the Shin Megami Tensei Series
1:32:16 Reloading Saves in Story-Based RPGs
1:42:26 Outro
1:48:52 Outro, Take 2


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