Episode 45: Microtransactions in Single Player Games?!

This week we talk about this disturbing shift in the gaming industry as they bring more and more pay-to-win microtransactions to single player games.

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Vainglory

Stardew Valley

Descent: Freespace

Minecraft

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

Last Days on Earth

Overwatch

Nioh

Dark Souls 3

Tim Willits claims to have invented separate multiplayer maps

John Romero's response to Tim Willits...

Logitech releases a bluetooth trackball

South Park's Difficulty Slider Racism Joke

Magic: The Gathering Arena

We Happy Few gets review bombed due to Early Access price increase

MXR's commentary on the Bethesda Creation Club paid mods vs free mods from the community

Shadow of War will have microtransactions

Downward Thrust commentary on single player microtransactions in Shadow of War

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided single player microtransactions

Deadspace 3 single player microtransactions

Assassin's Creed: Origins earnings call hints at single player microtransactions

Cost of the best "Ultimate Team" in FIFA 2017

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