8/13 - Idris Elba will play Knuckles in Sonic 2 Movie

Aug 13, 2021, 02:00 PM

Around the Monitor's back bringing you the week's hottest gaming news! Topics include: Idris Elba will play Knuckles in the upcoming Sonic 2 movie, more high-profile firings from Activision-Blizzard, and Goombas have revolted at Nintendo World!

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Time Codes:

00:00 - Intro
1:48 - Trivia: How many upgrades did Knuckles have in Sonic Adventure 2?
3:42 - Topics
6:00 - Dr. Disrespect is opening a game studio
13:32 - We’ve heard about more high profile departures from Activision Blizzard
21:31 - A copy of Super Mario Bros. sold for $2M this week, but many people own “shares” of it
27:12 - Newly revealed court documents show Google once considered buying Epic Games
31:21 - Idris Elba is voicing Knuckles in the Sonic 2 movie
35:25 - Sony will be Packaging Crunchy Roll with a premier PlayStation Plus package
40:01 - Nintendo World suspends a ride after Goombas fell onto the track (yes really lol)
45:42 - We got some top tier gamer fuel on the way with HARD MTN DEW
49:33 - The Winner is…
50:55 - Closing and Plugs

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