Persona 5 came out this week, which was a big deal made even bigger by Atlus’ announcement of streaming guidelines for players. After that, BioWare issued an apology about its handling of transgender character Hainly Abrams and released a patch to fix issues that have been in the game since its release last month. After that, the tech specs of Microsoft’s Project Scorpio came out to a very vocal reception in the latest console war skirmish.
After a crazy week like this one, we’re happy to kick back, relax, and enjoy some games (and maybe even some sunshine). What are you doing to decompress this weekend? Tell us your plans in the comments below!
Ben Hanson (@yozetty) – Oh man, the weekend is already here! I’m still playing Mass Effect: Andromeda for our red hot GI Game Club but I hope to find time for something else as well. I have to choose between starting Persona 5 and Nier. One will make me fit in with all the cool JRPG fans and the other will make me part of a super elite underdog club. Such a tough choice… enjoy your weekend!
Kyle Hilliard (@KyleMHilliard) – I’m going to see that new Smurfs movie tonight, so that should be a delight. I also would really like to see the end of the Horizon Zero Dawn this weekend, but I don’t have a great sense of how much game I have left. I am about 15 hours in, level 20 give or take. After that Nier: Automata is probably up next. Either that or Persona 5. We’ll see which way I am leaning when the time comes.
Jeff Cork (@gijeff) – Well, it happened – I’m completely back into Diablo III’s grip. I’ve been sucked into the grind machine now that the PS4 finally has seasons. I’ve been having a lot of fun with the Crusader, which is a class I never bothered playing with before. So between running my thorny hero through crowds of demons,