Category Archives: Pulse!n

Pulse!n Episode 98 – Speed Running With Google

News

Thoughts on the Destiny Beta
Google buys Twitch for $1 billion
Sony offering more free games from 2011 hack
Destiny Ghost collector’s edition.. being cancelled by Walmart
Windows 9 marks the beginning of 1 windows for all devices

What The… Moment of the Week

Comcast.. Y U SO HARD 2 QUIT!?

The Rapid Pulse

Apple has ordered 80 million iPhone 6 displays
Destiny’s beta was so popular it knocked PSN offline.. it’s also open to everyone
Apple filed a patent for a Smartwatch
EA delays Battlefield Hardline until 2015
They also delayed Dragon Age until 11/18
PS4 is getting 3D Blu-ray support with the 1.75 firmware update
Uncharted gets a movie and it’s coming out on 6/10/2016
Azure Striker Gunvolt drops English voice acting for a faster worldwide release

Commercial Break

This week’s commercial is… Wrestleview International Desk and APEX Radio

Geek Culture Segment

Interview with Joe Stone aka Joenome1. He is a world record speed runner for Ys3. We talk about Ys3 and his record getting taken away as well as what other games he looks to speed run in the future as well as games he has already attempted. We also delve into what he thinks about the speed run community and even ask him who would win in a race in the classic Mega Man X Series! This and more in this near 30 minute interview!

You can follow Joe Stone over on his official Twitch.tv channel http://www.twitch.tv/joenome1

Plug of the Week

Creative Image Designs – A company in South Florida that sells custom made geek t-shirts and can even order t-shirts tailor made to your specifics for just $15 regardless of the size of your order! I had the pleasure of meeting them at SuperCON and they are just amazing people! Be sure to check them out!

Official Website: www.creativeimagefl.com
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/creativeimagefl

Song of the Week

Shield of Legend – mega man x6 from OC Remix

Length: 79:50

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Pulse!n Episode 97 – Round Four… FIGHT!

News

Square shows off Final Fantasy Explorers in latest Nintendo Direct
Sony, Microsoft mulling Early Access for games

Fighting Game News Explosion!

Tekken 7 is Coming
Raiden revealed as the newest to the MKX cast
Maya coming to Killer Instinct Season 2
Sting announced as pre-order bonus in WWE2K15
Captain Falcon joins Lucina and Robin from Fire Emblem Awakening as the newest Smash characters

After 75 Years, Archie is coming to an end

What The… Moment of the Week

Man burns down house trying to kill spider with a homemade flamethrower

The Rapid Pulse

GTA V’s PC Release Date is 11/14
Marvel: Agent’s of Shield announced their new seasons starts on 9/22
Windows 8.1 has rolled out to all Nokia Lumia devices! Grab your update!
Blizzard unveiled the updated Draenai model for Warlords of Draenor

Commercial Break

This week’s commercial is… Radio Influence

Geek Culture Segment

The SuperCON Experience Part II w/ Leva Bates: Leva discusses her time at SuperCON, her participation in Florida Super Championship Wrestling, all the panels FSCW did, meeting Austin St. John and Jason Mamoa. She answered some fan questions as well as talked about her own video podcast that she does along side Mike Ponton, The Geek Soapbox, and so much more! It’s a can’t miss interview!

Fan Questions
Dusty Shull @TheEWZine – What do you think of ShuperCousin designs?
Josh Smith – How does cosplaying and your love for comics influence your wrestling style?
@NEILinATL – What has been your favorite cosplay to wrestle in?
Kaleb McCullough – What was your favorite comic as a kid and have your tastes changed as you grew up?
CJ Bowman (@RadioInfluence) – Do you play fighting games and if so, what’s your favorite?

Check out Leva at the following places!

The Geek Soapbox: https://www.youtube.com/user/mlponton
Official Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Leva-Bates-official-fb-page/126238500731016
Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/wrestlingleva

Plug of the Week

Taylor Davis – She is a YouTube violinist who just released a new album – The Anime and Game Collection – which covers your favorite game and anime themes! You can order the album for $10 over at http://www.taylordavisviolin.com or pick it up off of iTunes!

Official YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/ViolinTay
Official FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/TaylorDavisViolin
Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/ViolinTay

Song of the Week

“Shot in the Dark” by Within Temptation

Length: 119:47

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Pulse!n Episode 96 – The SuperCON Experience

News

Destiny Beta Announced
Newegg to start accepting BitCoin
Windows 9 Confirmed to bring back start menu
New stretch goals for Mighty No. 9
Cliff Bleszinski comes out of retirement

What The… Moment of the Week

We need money for games, so we sold our children

The Rapid Pulse

The Steam Summer Sale had 8 million users online at once.. a new record
The World of Warcraft Warlords of Draenor Beta is now live
Amazon’s Fire TV can eat 80GB a day just predicting what you want to watch
Xbox One comes to China at the price tag of $800 USD
Oculus Rift is set to have its first conference on 9/19
Monster Hunter has come to the mobile market on iOS
Project Spark aims for October to release

Commercial Break

This week’s commercial is… APEX Radio

Geek Culture Segment

The SuperCON Experience – Josh talks about his trip to SuperCON, who he met, what he bought, and his overall experience.

Plug of the Week

Animenz – Anime Pianist
Upcoming Hong Kong-Taipei concert – http://www.animenzlive.com for tickets 7/18 & 7/19
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCyW-leqPXUunrXXxFjpZ7VA
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/animenz
Twitter: https://twitter.com/Animenzzz

Song of the Week

AKIAKANE – “ah”

Length: 82:18

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Pulse!n Episode 95 – We Embrace Our Killer Instincts

News

PS Now may charge more for rental than a purchase
NSA is told to GTFO of our devices
Police can’t search phones without a warrant
Crytek in Trouble
Dead Rising to Become Live Action?
Capcom Up for Sale

What The… Moment of the Week

Automatic Sperm Extractor
Click here to see it for yourself

The Rapid Pulse

A free browser game based off of Suisei no Gargantia will be available in Japanese AND English on 9/27
Mario Kart 8 Mercedes Benz DLC will be coming to N.A. and Europe
The PS4 edition of The Last of Us is now $10 Cheaper! Pre-orders will be refunded
Sony’s exclusive Destiny content offer is only available for a year
The Android E-Mail app is now on the Play Store
The Legend of Korra: Book 3 premiers on Friday: June 27th… kicking off with THREE episodes!

Commercial Break

This week’s commercial is… Forearms and Funk Radio Spectacular

Geek Culture Segment

Review of Killer Instinct: We take a look at the characters, the movesets, how it compares to past Killer Instinct games, replay value, online experience, the soundtrack and more!

Plug of the Week

Geek Soapbox – A video podcast by Leva Bates & Lee Ponton discussing the world of geek culture!

Official YouTube: The Geek Soapbox

Song of the Week

BoA – Masayume Chasing

Length: 81:30

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Pulse!n Episode 94 – Games, Games, Games

Geek Culture Segment

E3 2014 Recap!

Microsoft

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
Forza Motorsport 5
Forza Horizon 2
Evolve
Assassin’s Creed: Unity
Dragon Age Inquisition
Sunset Overdrive
Dead Rising 3 DLC
Dance Central Spotlight
Fable Legends
Project Spark
Ori and the Blind Forest
Halo 5: Guardians
Halo: Master Chief Collection
Inside
ID@Xbox
Rise of the Tomb Raider
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Phantom Dust gets remade for Xbox One
Tom Clancy’s The Division
Scalebound
Crackdown

COMMERCIAL BREAK #1

Sony

Destiny
The Order: 1886
Entwined
Infamous First Light
Little Big Planet 3
Project Beast is now Bloodbourne
FarCry 4
Dead Island 2
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls (Ultimate Evil Edition)
Magicka 2
Grim Fandango (Tim Schafer)
Indie Montage
Let It Die
Abzu
No Man’s Sky
Project Morpheus
Playstation Now open beta starts July 31st
YouTube coming to PS4
Use voice commands to chat on Twitch and Ustream
Playstation TV coming to US for $99
Mortal Kombat X
Powers coming to Sony PSN+ for free if you’re into television
Ratchet and Clank the Movie
Ratchet and Clank 1 getting rebooted on PS4
The Last of Us: Remastered
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
Grand Theft Auto V coming to PS4
Batman: Arkham Knight
Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
Oddworld: New and Tasty set for PS4 on 6/22 in NA and 6/23 in Europe!

COMMERCIAL BREAK #2

Nintendo

Super Smash Bros. Wii U
Amiibo
Yoshi’s Wooly World
Captain Toad Treasure Tracker
The Legend of Zelda Wii U
Pokemon Omega Red & Alpha Sapphire
Hyrule Warriors
Kirby and the Rainbow Curse
Xenoblade Chronicles trailer
Mario Maker
Splatoon
Paultena joins the fight in Super Smash Bros.
Star Fox Wii U
Mario Party 10 confirmed for Wii U
Project Giant Robot
Project Guard

EA

Star Wars: Battlefront
Dragon Age: Inquisition
New Mass Effect confirmed!
The Sims 4
EA Sports: UFC
EA Sports: NHL 15
New racing game from Criterion Games
EA Sports: PGA Tour 2015
Madden NFL 15
Dawngate
Mirror’s Edge
FIFA 15
Battlefield Hardline

Ubisoft

FarCry 4
Just Dance 2015
Tom Clancy’s The Division
The Crew
Assassin’s Creed: Unity
Shape Up
Valiant Hearts
Rainbow Six: Siege

Plug of the Week

Phantom Compass – Developer behind Rollers of the Realm, a unique pinball RPG! Rollers of the Realm is coming to PS4, PSVita, and PC this fall

Twitter: @realmrollers

Song of the Week

Mike Oldfield – Nuclear

Length: 208:46

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Pulse!n Episode 93 – Hack the Planet

News

Wii U adds Gamecube Controller Support
Mortal Kombat X Announced
Google wants to launch internet satellites
Xbox One June Update rolls out
id to release Softdisk game code
WWDC ’14 Recap

What The… Moment of the Week

AJAX is the new Cheese
Mini-Derp: Google messes up D-Day

The Rapid Pulse

Super Smash Bros. Wii U edition will be able to be tried out in Best Buy next week
Amazon’s Android phone is set to release on June 18th
A netcode patch is out for BF4 and reduces network lag by 60%
Kinect 2 is coming to PC for $199
Microsoft killed our dreams, saying the start menu wont be back until Windows 9.
PS4 will have a Vita bundle for $559.99. No release date yet.
Xbox One’s controller is now usable on Windows PCs

Commercial Break

This week’s commercial is… Radio Influence

Geek Culture Segment

Watch_Dogs Review – We take a look at the story, gameplay, leveling system, skill system, controller scheme, soundtrack, side missions, and so much more!

Plug of the Week

TAM Music – Remakes and Rearranges all of your favorite anime music in orchestral format with the violin as the centerpiece of the music!

TAM Music on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/tammusic

Song of the Week

Tokohana by Nagi Yanagi

Length: 113:35

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Pulse!n Episode 92 – We Got PS4ed

News

Sony to have a giant announcement at E3
Watch Dogs PR Stunt backfires and calls in the bomb squad
Registry Hack gives Windows XP 5 more years of updates
Bitcoin Hacker Backfires
Google’s self driving car has no steering wheel
Nintendo to finally embrace YouTube

What The… Moment of the Week

eBay kills its own business

The Rapid Pulse

Xbox One is better than PS4 at consuming energy
PS4 heads to China meaning Xbox One is about to lose its claim for a bigger player base
Pornhub now supports Chromecast streaming from Andoid… Oooh My.
A Ratchet and Clank Collection for PSVita will be out on 7/2 in Europe 7/9 in Australia. Nothing for America yet.
Battlefield 3 is free on Origin until 6/3

Commercial Break

This week’s commercial features APEX Radio

Geek Culture Segment

We review the Playstation 4. We take a look at the hardware, the apps, the controller, the performance, and much more!

Plug of the Week

Overclocked Remix – Your one stop shop for all things game music remix related! A stable in the video game music community for over fifteen years!

Official Site: www.ocremix.org

Song of the Week

Spark Mandrill’s Stage by Smooth McGroove

Length: 75:57

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Pulse!n Episode 91 – Everybody is Buying Everybody

News

AT&T buys DirecTV for $48.5 Billion
Rumor: Google/Youtube to buy Twitch for $1 billion
The FCC Ends Net Neutrality
Google fires shots at the end of Net Neutrality with Fiber
AllCast steps its game up with Twitch support
More Bad News for Nintendo
1TB Micro SD is coming… “soon”

What The… Moment of the Week

Introducing Titcoins

The Rapid Pulse

More games have released on Steam in the past 5 months than in all of 2013
eBay has been hacked so change your passwords
Sony says the PS4 hardware is now starting to turn profits
HP lays off 16,000 more people, bringing the total up to 50,000 jobs gone.

Commercial Break

This week features the Forearms and Funk Podcast

Geek Culture Segment

Logitech G500S Gaming Mouse Review: From features to control and specs!

The Megas – History Repeating Red Review – We take a look at the tracks, lyric composition, sound, and overall thoughts from the latest album.
Get the album at http://www.themegas.com

Plug of the Week

Mega Man X Corrupted – A fan game in the works that combines elements from the Mega Man X universe along with the Mega Man Zero/ZX Universe!

Official Site: www.megamanxcorrupted.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JKBGames
Twitter: https://twitter.com/MegaManXCorrupt

Song of the Week

Fly on a Dog by The Megas

Length: 89:24

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Pulse!n Episode 90 – We Got Xboned

News

Saban and Lionsgate Partner for Power Ranges Movie!
Nintendo forgot about gay people
Apple acquires Beats Audio for $3.2 Billion
iPhone 6 scheduled to launch in August
F2P Unreal Tournament Announced by Epic
Rumor: Sony’s E3 Lineup

What The… Moment of the Week

Man Arrested in Japan for 3D Printing Guns

The Rapid Pulse

Nintendo loses $229M, Wii U estimates down by 60%
Diablo III Ultimate Evil Edition hits PS4/Xbox One on 8/19
A PSP port of Final Fantasy III is coming to the PC via Steam
Tom Clancy’s The Division Delayed
Halo 5 was announced

Commercial Break

This week’s commercial featured Radio Influence

Geek Culture Segment

Xbox One Review – We took a look at the hardware, the ports, the boot up/setup times, the dashboard, snapping features, the controller, Kinect, and so much more!

Plug of the Week

TehIshter – An anime pianist on YouTube. He transcribes some of your favorite anime openings, endings, and OST songs into amazing piano arrangements!

Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/TehIshter
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tehishter
Twitter: https://twitter.com/tehishter

Song of the Week

Dear You (piano cover) by TehIshter (Higurashi)

Length: 116:12

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Pulse!n Episode 89 – More News Than You Can Shake A Dark Souls At

News Part I

Comcast to Have Video Game Pay-Per-View?
Does Nintendo need new hardware at E3?
AT&T May Buy DirecTV
Oculus Wants to Build a 1 Billion Person MMO

Commercial Break #1

This commercial break features Radio Influence and Forearms and Funk

News Part II

A 4TB SSD is born
Toshiba launches a WIRELESS 128GB SSD
Analogue NT Arrives
Chrome 36 to eliminate URLs
Xbox Originals Launches in June
Playon gives Chromecast 100 New Channels

What The… Moment of the Week

UPS delivers drone to college student

The Rapid Pulse

Windows XP users won’t get a patch for serious IE 0-Day Exploit
Amazon has joined Facebook in using Blu-ray discs to back up their data
Attack on Titan 3DS Game may come to North America
Xapo developed the world’s first Bitcoin Credit Card to make Cryptocurrency usable
Activision is spending $500 Million on Destiny
Wildstar Open Beta starts May 8th
The first three Mortal Kombat games will NOT be coming to Wii U
DuckTales remastered OST is now out!

Commercial Break #2

This break features APEX Radio and a classic scene from Death Note

Geek Culture Segment

Dark Souls II Review – We talk about how fast it is to die, what vague story there is, gameplay, soundtrack, and more!

Plug of the Week

Speed Runs Live – A community where people gather to watch people speed run your favorite video games.

Speed Runs Live

Song of the Week

Star Turtles II – The Wrath of Mann (Starbase TMNT IV) Shell Shocked OCRemix Album by The SnuggleMen

Length: 117:22

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