Weekend Confirmed 123 - Outernauts, Ratchet and Clank, Dynamite Jack

By Jeff Mattas, Jul 27, 2012 11:00am PDT

While Garnett is away in Seattle on business, the two Jeffs (Cannata and Mattas) are joined by Insomniac's James Stevenson and Shacknews Daily contributor and video guru Ryan Calavano to talk about this week's gaming news, as well as some stuff they've been playing during the summer wait for mainstream releases. Insomniac's recently-launched Facebook game Outernauts gets some love, and the new Ratchet and Clank HD collection and upcoming downloadable installment, Full Frontal Assault get some hype. Mobile iOS goodness, including Dynamite Jack and Great Big War Game, get some of the spotlight as well, before the crew brings it home with another batch of Finishing Moves.

Weekend Confirmed Ep. 123: 07/27/2012

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    Show Breakdown:

    Round 1 00:00:49 – 00:27:29

    Whatcha Been Playing Part 1 00:28:49 – 00:55:55

    Whatcha Been Playing Part 2 00:56:38 – 01:27:37

    Listener Feedback/Front Page News 01:28:38 – 01:59:07

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  • So I'm gonna be that guy...

    Jeff kept sayin "gigabyte per second" when he meant gigabit per second. Which I did hear someone else say. I'm sure you guys know the difference but my god, I've had friends who are like "dude I get 20 megabytes per second, I can download like 4 mp3's in 1 second. I'm such a supreme Internet badass! Har hee haw!" Then I ask them what provider they use and figure that they have like ~2.2 megabytes per sec and explain it to them that 20Mbps is equal to ~2.2MBps. Then I get called an ass and that I'm probably wrong and they keep on keepin' on.

    But yeah, google fiber is still like 125 Megabytes per second which is so fast that none of this bytes and bits nonsense I'm talkin about matters. I would eat paint chips for those speeds. I do think that ISP's advertise in bits to perhaps trick people into thinking they are getting something they're not. And when I download things in chrome or steam it always tells me how fast it's going in kilobytes or megabytes per second. So confusing!!!

    Anyways, Love the show guys!