Weekend Confirmed Episode 9

BOOM widget 126374 After a long week of pre-E3 game demos 1UP Yours alum John Davison, now executive vice-president of content for GamePro, joins Garnett, Brian, and Jeff for a terrific show. It starts of with two segments of Whatcha Been Playin? packed with Red Dead Redemption, Super Mario Galaxy 2, Split / Second, Madden 11, and more. Plus there's four new Cannata-ford a New Game titles as well. The Warning kicks off with a discussion of John's recent "too long and too hard" editorial on videogames and moves on to cover writing and maturity in games along with whether the killer app for motion control will be a game. The show keeps rocking right through the Front Page with news of a rumor that Sony will introduce a premium online service at E3, Capcom pulling original games back to development in Japan, and more.

Weekend Confirmed Ep. 09 - 05/21/2010

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Weekend Confirmed comes in four segments to make it easy to listen to in segments or all at once. Here's the timing for this week's episode:

Whatcha' Been Playin: Start: 00:00:00 End: 00:27:23

Whatcha' Been Playin Part 2: Start: 00:28:28 End: 01:08:40

Four Minutes: Start: 01:10:06 End: 01:42:57

Music Break featuring "Legend of Zelda [beats arrangement]" by R.N.S.: Start: 01:42:57 End: 01:45:45

The Front Page: Start: 01:45:45 End: 02:14:45

Music Break features a sample from "Legend of Zelda [beats arrangement]" by R.N.S. beats. R.N.S was born and raised in Palmdale California, started producing at the age of 0, and is now murdering the game one step at a time based in L.A.... For more dope beats see some of his Lava Library at R.N.S. beats on MySpace.

Special thanks to our guest, John Davison. Catch up with him at GamePro Online and you can subscribe to GamePro magazine.

Original music in the show by Del Rio. Get his latest single, Small Town Hero on iTunes and check out more at his Facebook page.

Watch Jeff on The Totally Rad Show. New episodes come out weekly on Tuesday.