Ben Lindbergh and Jason Concepcion discuss the microtransaction controversy sweeping the industry and talk to the influential Reddit poster who helped start the backlash against Battlefront II (8:40). They then bring on ESPN esports reporter Jacob Wolf to preview the advent of the innovative Overwatch League and address the questions that Blizzard still has to answer about Overwatch as an esport and the big-buy-in league’s long-term viability (39:40).
EA’s Reddit-Driven Downfall and Overwatch League Unknowns
Ben and Jason discuss EA’s microtransaction controversy before bringing on ESPN esports reporter Jacob Wolf to preview ‘Overwatch’ as an esport
Juliet and Emma Gray weigh in on Reality Steve’s role in the situation, examine all cheating allegations from Nate’s past girlfriends, and touch on the position Nate is in while the show is airing
After spending four weeks on Kendrick Lamar’s albums, Charles and Cole pause and dig into some of the deeper parts of his catalog