Around the Monitor 3/5 - PlayStation is making a controller out of bananas... seriously

Mar 05, 05:09 PM
We are back with some hot gaming news!! Topics this week include: Sony introduces a patent which could make a controller out a banana, Fall Guys developer, Mediatonic, has been acquired by Epic Games, and it looks like we really are getting an upgraded Switch later this year!

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00:00 - Intro
2:47 - Trivia - How many copies has Fall Guys sold on PC?
5:36 - Topics
7:41 - New pokemon games were revealed last week, including an open world game
https://twinfinite.net/2021/02/pokemon-legends-arceus-looks-like-the-open-world-game-weve-all-been-dreaming-of/ 
11:58 - An unknown player showed up to a Street Fighter tournament, won, and vanished https://www.fanbyte.com/news/the-mystery-of-the-real-life-ryu/
17:41 - The Sinking City drama is some of the most wild things I’ve ever seen
https://www.ign.com/articles/sinking-city-publisher-denies-selling-pirated-copies-on-steam
21:56 - Sony’s newest controller patent is bananas… literally
https://kotaku.com/sony-imagines-a-future-where-a-banana-is-a-video-game-c-1846401203
26:16 - Pringles That Taste Like An Extinct Bird From Halo: Reach Have Arrived
https://www.gamespot.com/articles/halo-branded-pringles-that-taste-like-an-extinct-bird-from-halo-reach-have-arrived/1100-6488395/
31:38 - Reportedly it cost Google “tens of millions” to get AAA ports on Stadia
https://www.ign.com/articles/google-stadia-reports-detail-development-troubles-tens-of-millions-spent-on-aaa-ports
34:04 - Fall Guys dev, Mediatonic, is acquired by Epic Games
https://www.gameinformer.com/2021/03/02/fall-guys-studio-acquired-by-epic-games-as-mediatonic-shares-whats-next
41:09 - Once again I am asking you to talk about Switch Pro rumors
https://www.gameinformer.com/report/2021/03/03/report-nintendo-announcing-4k-capable-switch-model-with-bigger-screen-this-year
45:47 - WOOPER WATCH!!!
46:23 - The Winner is...