The Ringer's Ben Lindbergh and Jason Concepcion discuss their impressions of Nintendo's new Switch brawler, Arms (1:10), the pros and cons of motion controls and the Pro Controller (2:42), and the game's esports future (7:50). Then they bring on Kotaku's Nathan Grayson to talk about E3 impressions (9:15), why it's so difficult to do video game sex scenes (and why the ones in The Witcher succeed) (14:19), why more powerful hardware hasn't shortened long loading times (35:30), why loot boxes are bad, and Overwatch (47:20).
'Arms,' Animating Sex Scenes, and Long Loading Times
Ben Lindbergh and Jason Concepcion debate the Nintendo Switch Pro Controller before Nathan Grayson of 'Kotaku' joins to discuss E3 impressions and the specifics of animating sex scenes
As Super Bowl week begins, The Ringer presents an analytical deep dive into the most important players and matchups that will define the biggest game of the NFL season
Bill breaks down the blockbuster trade between the Nets and Mavericks
Chris and Andy discuss the upcoming Paramount+ and Showtime merger and James Gunn’s grand plans for the DCU, then turn their attention toward breaking down the newest episode of ‘The Last of Us’
The show’s fourth episode breathes life into the game’s nameless goons with the introduction of Melanie Lynskey’s Kathleen
Will the Nets make another trade before the deadline? Will it include KD? And how pissed is LeBron? We examine the ripple effects from Sunday’s blockbuster.