Galactic Gaming News #21 – Week of August 21st


Ryan Murphy with a look at this week’s video game headlines from out of this world.  Nintendo wants to settle a Transformers rivalry in Splatoon, The Taken King reveals some on Twitch, and turn up the Volume on PS4!

Splatoon wants to settle an 80’s era rivalry

On August 29th, Splatoon players will get to choose to fight for the Decepticons or Autobots in a Splatfest. Looks like Nintnedo is getting into the sponsored game with Transformers!

Twitch Reveal of The Taken King

On August 19th Bungie held a Twitch stream to reveal more details about their upcoming expansion for Destiny titled, The Taken King.

Turn up the VOLUME!

Mike Bithell’s followup to Thomas Was Alone, Volume is a top-down stealth game set in a futuristic dystopian England.

Curious about Everybody’s Gone To The Rapture? Here’s me playing the first 20 minutes!

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Ryan Murphy

Is a web developer, video game addict and podcast co-host aplenty. He’s Canadian and currently calls Peterborough, Ontario home with his lovely wife Ashley and scrappy (yappy) dog Zoey.  Ryan shares his video game stories on The Gamers’ Inn, zombie genre love on Zombies Ate My Podcast and finally his Canadiania on Sleeping With The Elephant.  For Galactic Netcasts you’ll hear more video game musings on Galactic Gaming News. Ryan breaks down the weekly gaming news from out of this world! You can follow Ryan on Twitter @RMurphy