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Multiplayer Chat Show Notes #13: Import Mania!

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BC Gaming presents Multiplayer Chat, our live radio show on BlogTalkRadio. Be sure to stop by and participate in the chat room, 9:30 p.m. EST Tuesdays. The live show is scheduled for an hour, however if we pass the hour mark, the remainder of the show can be heard in the archive — and podcast feed.

Multiplayer Chat is hosted by Brian Szabelski, Blogcritics Assistant Gaming Editor, and features co-hosts Ken Edwards, Blogcritics Gaming Editor, Mike Prince, Blogcritics Writer, and Skye Boyda.

Show #13: Import Mania!
Total Running Time: 1:00:00

This Week's Releases
• Retail Releases (Highlights include Frontlines: Fuel of War, Patapon, Turning Point: Fall of Liberty, Lost Planet: Extreme, Naruto: Ninja Destiny, The Sims 2: FreeTime, Destroy All Humans! Big Willy Unleashed)
Virtual Console Release
PlayStation Network Releases
• Xbox Live Arcade Releases

Discussion of News Highlights
DualShock 3 Dated For US
Metal Gear Solid 4 Finally Has A Release Date
PlayStation Store Getting Overhauled In April
Metal Gear Solid 4 PS3 Bundle Announced
PlayStation 3 Gets Metal Gear Online Beta In April
God of War PSP bundle with 'Deep Red' unit in June
Phil Harrison resigns from Sony Computer Entertainment
GDC: Microsoft Keynote on XNA Community, Zune Games and Gears of War 2
Sony offer PhyreEngine for free cross-platform development
GDC 08: Insomniac Announces Nocturnal Initiative
BC Gaming is listed on gaming.alltop.com!
GDC08: Bionic Commando: Rearmed out in May; better on PS3
‘Bionic Commando: Rearmed’ PS3 Will Run On PSPs Thanks To Remote Play
GDC '08: LucasArts prioritizing PS3 dev, unleashing Force
Squenix White Engine renamed Crystal Tools and is a crossplatform engine
EA proposes acquisition of Take-Two for $2 billion

Tonight's Feature: Import Games
Arkanoid DS Review by Ken. Be sure and check out the written review, coming soon!
• Region free consoles, easy to import
• Europe gets screwed over by everyone on price, availability of games
• Language barrier in games
• Is region lockout good for companies, gamers
• Region codes for Blu-ray (North America AND Asia is Region 1)

Game Du Jour Deals 2/25/08 – 3/2/08
Game du Jour is the first “One Deal a Day” website for indie and casual PC games. Every day of the week, GameDuJour.com sells one popular downloadable game at a steep discount.

Mon. Feb. 25: 40% off on Turbo Subs
Tue. Feb. 26: 60% off on Casino Blackjack
Wed. Feb. 27: 50% off on The 80s Game with Martha Quinn
Thu. Feb. 28: 50% off on StarMonger
Fri. Feb. 29: 50% off on Real Ball 2
Sat. Mar. 1: 50% off on Betty's Beer Bar
Sun. Mar. 2: 50% off on Treasures of Ra

Treasures of Ra: Puzzle your way through ruined temples and forgotten shrines, collecting treasures along the way. Using mirrors, gems and other objects, you must direct the sunlight onto exit glyphs to solve each puzzle. Use crates to collect the treasures, but beware of pits and other dangers.

Blogcritics Devil May Cry 4, Guitar Hero III Giveaway

Broken Xbox 360s Made My Baby Cry (CheapyD)

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