Molehill Mountain Episode 73 – The Fault In Our Star Wars


Star Wars is going to make more Star Wars to go with our Star Wars!

  • 22:07 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles added to Injustice 2 roster
  • 31:13 – EA buys Respawn. Will probably kill it like all the others
  • 41:34 – Star Wars announced even more Star Wars to go with all the Star Wars!
  • 51:30 – Take-Two and Ubisoft have some very interesting pet names for microtranactions and DLC
  • 57:45 – After a decade and a half, Humvee takes it to Activision for using its product in Call of Duty
  • 1:16:42 – Gamestop opens games and sells them as new

If you missed Saturday’s live broadcast of Molehill Mountain, you can watch the video replay on YouTube. Alternatively, you can catch audio versions of the show on iTunes.

Molehill Mountain streams live at 7p PST every Saturday night on RandomTower!

Credits: Molehill Mountain is hosted by E. Zachary Knight and Andrew Eisen. The show is edited by Andrew Eisen. Music in the show includes “Albino” by Brian Boyko. It is in the public domain and free to use. Molehill Mountain logo by Scott Hepting.

Chat Transcript:

 7:00 PMjordan thompsonhey goobers

7:03 PMCyberjinhi guys

7:03 PMSuperMetalDave64yeah that was a fun time

7:05 PMSuperMetalDave64the game has a lot of content after you “beat” it, which is great

7:05 PMjordan thompsonmaybe you could do a sequel to the video were you talked about how every console before the Wii u had to use the tv, just make the next one catered to not being able to take the console on the go

7:07 PMjordan thompsondid you see Injustice 2 character pack 3 trailer

7:07 PMWarren LewisHeyo!

7:09 PMjordan thompsonyou could replay that demo for the umpteenth time

7:10 PMSuperMetalDave64612p

7:10 PMSuperMetalDave64with drops to 21fps

7:10 PMSuperMetalDave64in bigger battles for extended periods of time

7:11 PMTrilinkhey finally caught one of these live again

7:11 PMSuperMetalDave64Digital Foundry said the game runs below the lowest settings possible on PC, so it’s “lower than low” settings for Switch to get it to run.

7:11 PMSuperMetalDave64basically however

7:11 PMSuperMetalDave64in portable mode, it’s the best looking FPS game ever

7:12 PMSuperMetalDave64in docked mode that’s another story of course

7:13 PMjordan thompsonsorry just trying not to imagine a sentient gameboy crying in Andrews disapproval

7:14 PMjordan thompsonis it the lighting or did Zack dye his beard, it looks darker

7:15 PMScottyJayManThere’s a woman with light bulbs as sholders in Xeno 2 and it freaks me out

7:20 PMScottyJayManI’m worse. I have Doom on PS4 and I just bought it for Switch.

7:22 PMScottyJayManWedding dress for next event.

7:22 PMTrilinkurghh season passes. imagine buying a book and getting to the last chapter where it says you need a dlc/season pass to read the the epilogue and complete the book :/

7:23 PMjordan thompsondon’t give me ideas I’m a writer, jk

7:26 PMjordan thompsonScooby Doo and shaggy as a code name in the PC files why am I not surprised

7:26 PMScottyJayManTrue ninja turtles don’t have nostrils

7:27 PMjordan thompsonI know years ago there was leaks for a Scooby Doo Mortal Kombat crossover animated movie, the project must have been scrapped idk

7:27 PMLink ZeldoHello!

7:28 PMjordan thompsonsoul caliber 5 had ezio from assassin’s Creed

7:30 PMScottyJayManI’m waiting for the Battletoads

7:32 PMTrilinkNintendo dlc/expansion passes wouldn’t be so bad if they released Game of the year editions more consistently

7:38 PMScottyJayManThen they’ll release a Switch version with less features.

7:45 PMScottyJayManNew Star Wars for everything but video games. Excluding Battlefront 2

7:47 PMScottyJayManDisney will probably buy Netflix

7:49 PMScottyJayManAndrew that’s a pretty good New Zealand accent

7:53 PMScottyJayManDon’t worry, no American can do a Australian accent.

7:56 PMScottyJayManYour switch would of gone to sleep, so no lost of progress. Like putting your phone to sleep.

8:03 PMScottyJayManI would think Hummer would be more concerned with their product being associated with men with small………hands.

8:09 PMTrilinkdoes that mean Nintendo paid Mercedes to have their cars in Mario Kart 8? strange because they dont traditionally like paying third parties for their IP

8:16 PMTrilinkhave you guys played Pikmin? if I recall some of the ship parts you collect are real life products

8:16 PMTrilinkI always thought was pretty cool version of product placement

8:17 PMScottyJayManChino robo does have real products

8:17 PMScottyJayManSorry Chibi Robo

8:19 PMTrilinkif I remember, it was the Japanese version that has the product placements but the English versions removed these. but yeah it has been a decade since I played it lol :/

8:20 PMScottyJayManSeen any good Black Friday deals for Pro controllers yet?

8:24 PMScottyJayManI’d say if you can’t find one on sale, still pick one up. The Pro controller is the best controller hands down.

8:25 PMSuperMetalDave64same thing happened multiple times with me on the Joycons

8:25 PMSuperMetalDave64playing Mario

8:25 PMSuperMetalDave64a brief disconnect

8:25 PMSuperMetalDave64and then come back

8:27 PMShinkei DEIIt seems that the joycon issue is because the internal bluetooth antenna is weak, I got mine fixed and did not take long. But we must agree that a controller is supposed to work outside the box

8:27 PMShinkei DEIbut yeah, the pro-controller is really good. Shame it’s really expensive

8:27 PMShinkei DEII still prefer the PS4 controller

8:28 PMScottyJayManHey at least you can now use a GameCube controllers with the Wii U adapter!

8:29 PMShinkei DEIYup conductive foam.

8:30 PMTrilinkI think the only GOTY editions Nintendo has released in the past is New Super Mario/Luigi U foor Wii U and then the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe & Pokken Tournament DX ports for Switch :/

8:39 PMShinkei DEIIt does get good but you gotta play about 3 hours

8:39 PMTrilinkdo you think Nintendo will celebrate the Wii Us anniversary like they did with Metroids last anniversary? :p

8:39 PMAndrew EisenYes.

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