The RaT Project returns with episode 102.
Episode available here.
On this episode, Rand discusses some gaming news of note. Wii U not selling as well in the UK as predicted. Wii U breaks launch records of PS3 and XBOX 360. Nintendo has no plans to unify 3DS and Wii U eShops. Slender: The Arrival nears completion, is written by “Marble Hornets” creators. SquareEnix launches official trailer for “Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII”. Steam for Linux is out of closed beta, available for download. Bit.Trip.Runner sequel to feature voice talent of Charles Martinet as narrator. Video game music remixer Theophany releases “Time’s End”, an album of remixes based on “The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask”.
Rand also mentions “Pokethon III”, an upcoming gaming marathon for charity by the ExtraLives group, starting 29 December.
Rand discusses Dragon Quest IX and how it lays the groundwork for Dragon Quest X.
Plus discussion on The RaT Network family of podcasts, and the upcoming final book in The Wheel of Time.