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The Game Deflators are a couple of gamers from Phoenix Arizona that are obsessed with video games. Check out their weekly episodes for video game news, discussions and retro reviews.

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Scalpers everywhere are making big profits off the PS5 and Series X/S, hackers want Capcom to pay up and is it time for Assassin's Creed to end? This week on the Game Deflators podcast, John and Ryan discuss some of the more controversial topics in gaming today, and their position on the matters may surprise you.

 

To cap off the episode, the guys play Blinx for the Xbox in this weeks inflation deflation game of the week.

 

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Capcom Leaks

Assassin's Creed Needs to End

Should Scalping Be Illegal?

 

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PS5 consoles are bricking, Xbox consoles are shutting off at random, and Nintendo sits by contemplating its next Mario Bros game. This week on the Game Deflators podcast, John and Ryan discuss some of the recent issues gamers have experienced with next gen consoles and provide their opinion on whether or not you should purchase the new PS5 or Xbox Series X/S.

 

Top cap off the episode, the guys play Demon Souls for the PS3 in this weeks inflation deflation game of the week.

 

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Xbox Shutting Down

PS5 Bricking

The Future of Nintendo

 

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This week on the Game Deflators podcast: gaming with friends, frustrating pickups and great gaming memories. John and Ryan are joined by their buddy Justin to discuss their life of gaming with friends in years past and the fun times they had. What are some of your fondest gaming moments with friends? Tune in and reminisce with the Game Deflators.

 

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Part four of a four-part series on PlayStation collecting, The Game Deflators discuss their personal experiences with the PlayStation 4 and create their fourth starter kit. Budgeting $200, John and Ryan seek to build their ideal PS4 collection for new collectors and younger gamers interested in the PlayStation 4.

To broaden the scope of selection Ryan focused on titles to own with a PS4 while John spent $200 on games with potential for rarity and value. Whose video game selections will reign supreme?

Also in this episode, the guys play the newest PS4 horror game, The Blair Witch. Should you pick up this title? Listen in to find out.

 

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Crunchyroll Owned by Sony

 

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A Google developer goes to war with video game streamers, Pachter says Nintendo isn't smart, and Xbox sells out in Japan. All this and more on this week's episode of the Game Deflators Podcast.

Also on this week's episode, John and Ryan set off for Dinosaur Island on the Blue Stinger in this week's inflation deflation game of the week. Is this odd video game on the Sega Dreamcast [Blue Stinger] worth the $25 tag?

 

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10 Franchises We Need on PS5

XBOX Series Sells Out in Japan

Nintendo Isn't Smart

 

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Phil Spencer comments on the future of Bethesda games, GameStop is getting a cut of Xbox digital sales, and Nintendo takes down a member of the adult entertainment industry in a wild week of gaming news.

Also on this week's episode of the Game Deflators podcast, John and Ryan play Extermination for the PS2 for this week's inflation deflation game of the week. Does the Resident Evil-esque game get the job done for the survival horror genre, and is it worth the $14 price tag?

 

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Future of Bethesda Games

GameStop Microsoft Partnership

Nintendo Takes Down Adult Entertainer

 

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A Dreamcast mini has been mentioned, GameStop and Microsoft have a new partnership, and the Game Deflators jump into some indie retro gaming as they interview Alex and Eric of Two Scoop Games to discuss their upcoming title, Kick Bot. To cap off the episode, John and Ryan play Super Mario Strikers on Nintendo Game Cube for this week's inflation deflation game of the week.

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Dreamcast Mini

GameStop Microsoft Partnership

Download Kick Bot Demo

 

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Celebrating their 100th podcast episode, The Game Deflators are joined by their podcasting friends for a trivia showdown. Which gaming podcast will take the title of Last Gaming Podcast Standing in a fun banter filled episode of friends?

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Grief Burrito

The Game Tenants

Sega Saturn Shiro

Next to Nothing

 

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Part three of a four-part series on PlayStation collecting, The Game Deflators discuss their personal experiences with the PlayStation 3 and create their third starter kit. Budgeting $200, John and Ryan seek to build their ideal PS3 collection for new collectors and younger gamers interested in the PlayStation 3.

To broaden the scope of selection within the budget, John takes on a nostalgia over collectible approach with loose games while Ryan goes all in with CIB games. Whose video game selections will reign supreme? You decide.

Also in this episode, the guys discuss Microsoft's recent acquisition involving Bethesda Games and what it means for the company moving forward.

 

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Some analysts believe the PS5 will sell 200M units, Sony showcases more PS5 games along with apologizing for the botched PS5 pre-orders, and bots have purchased all the 30 series GPUs in one of the most scrambled video game weeks in recent memory. This week on the Game Deflators podcast, John and Ryan dive deep into these crazy topics and tie it into how companies and retailers should handle the pre-ordering woes consumers face consistently.

To cap off the episode, the guys play MTV's Celebrity Death Match for the PlayStation 2. If you are a 90's kid, you won't want to miss out on this week's inflation deflation game of the week.

 

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Sony Announcements

PS5 to Sell 200M Units

Nvidia 3080 Bots

 

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Xbox Series S pricing has been revealed, PlayStation hits 25 years of age, the PS5 has an upcoming showcase and Nintendo wants developers preparing for 4K on the Switch. In what was a heavy news week, the Game Deflators tie all of the recent announcements for the upcoming generation of gaming into what could spell the end of Gamestop as we know it. Additionally, John and Ryan dig deep into their souls and come to terms with Nintendo being one of the most predatory gaming companies.

To cap off the episode, the guys play Prince of Persia on the NES for this week's inflation deflation game of the week. Considered a great cinematic platformer for its time, does this game hold up to the $25 price tag for a loose cart?

 

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Xbox All Access

Gamestop Payment Plans

Gamestop Closing More stores

PlayStation 25 Year Anniversary

Nintendo Switch 4K

 

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Many video games are getting upgrades on the PS5 and Xbox Series X, Prince of Persia is rumored to be getting a remake and Nintendo continues its questionable practices with limited releases of Mario Kart, Super Mario 3D All-Stars, Game & Watch and Super Mario 3D World Switch. In this podcast episode, The Game Deflators go all in to discuss video game remakes, upgrades and remasters, and the video games they would like to see remade this upcoming generation.

Capping off the episode the guys play and review Prince of Persia of Persia: The Sands of Time for the inflation deflation game of the week. Is this Assassin's Creed predecessor one you should add to your collection?

 

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Upgraded Games on PS5 and Xbox Series X

Prince of Persia Announcement

Limited Nintendo Mario Releases

 

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Part two of a four-part series on PlayStation collecting, The Game Deflators discuss their personal experiences with the PlayStation 2 and create their second starter kit. Budgeting $150, John and Ryan seek to build their ideal PS2 collection for new collectors and younger gamers interested Sony's best selling console.

To broaden the scope of selection within the budget, John takes on a nostalgia over collectible approach with loose games while Ryan goes all in with CIB games. Whose video game selections will reign supreme? You decide.

 

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Epic is being sued by Coral Castle, the XBOX Series S is reportedly clocking in at just 3.9 teraflops and what are the unique benefits to mobile, PC and console gaming? This week on the Game Deflators podcast John digs into the week's hottest stories alongside @Daniecae and @MrGreenElite of The Next to Nothing Podcast.

Rounding off the episode, the trio of gamers play a classic in Doom for the Super Nintendo. With so many ways to play this epic video game, is it worth the $30+ tag to own a loose cart?

 

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Coral Castle Lawsuit

Xbox Series S at 3.9 Tflops?

Mobile, PC and Console Gaming

 

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The Next to Nothing Podcast

 

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Fortnite has been removed from the Apple App Store, Amazon is jumping deeper into gaming, new zelda trademarks have been revealed and for some reason we talk about Super Mario's nipples on a new episode of the Game Deflators podcast.

Rounding off the episode, John and Ryan play and review Wolfchild for the Sega Genesis in the this week's inflation deflation game of the week. Is the superior version of this game worth the $20 price for a loose copy? 

 

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Apple Removes Fortnite From the App Store

Amazon Dives Deeper Into Gaming

New Zelda Trademarks

Mario's Nipples are Missing

 

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This week on The Game Deflators podcast, John and Ryan are joined by their friends, The Game Tenants! Discussions on xCloud and Stadia being forbidden on the Apple app store, Sony's exclusivity of Spider-Man for Marvel's Avengers, and the Top 5 Platformers of all time make it onto this fun episode.

 

Capping off the episode, the guys review Journey to Silius on Nintendo for this weeks inflation deflation game of the week. The game has spiked in value since March, so is it worth the new $35 price tag?

 

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The Game Grinder

Corpse Flood Gaming

Super Enabler Bros

 

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xCloud Violates App Store Guidelines

Is Sony Holding Spider-Man Hostage

 

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This week the Game Deflators embark on a four-part series on PlayStation collecting with their first starter kit showdown. John and Ryan each budget out $150 to build their ideal PS1 collection. John will take on the nostalgia over collectible approach with loose games, and Ryan goes all in with CIB. Whose selections will reign supreme?

 

Capping off the episode, the duo plays Raycrisis for the PS1. Is this game worth buying versus an entire starter kit?

 

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Microsoft showcased a number of games for the Xbox Series X, but how did it compare to the PS5 showcase? This week on the Game Deflators podcast, John and Ryan discuss all of the games revealed at the Xbox showcase along with thoughts on Microsoft's possible broken promise. 

Capping off the episode, the duo floats above the city in Gravity Rush Remastered for PS4. This video game is uncommon, expensive, but certainty sought after. Is it worth the $140 price tag? 

 

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Microsoft's Broken Promise

Xbox Games Showcase

PS5 Games Showcase

 

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Microsoft discontinues their digital version of the Xbox One, the ESA has released it's 2020 facts on the gaming industry and we learn the true impact of challenge in video games. Also in this episode John gives discusses his first impressions with he new PS4 exclusive Ghost of Tsushima. Is this "Assassins Creed" formula samurai game worth a purchase?

Capping off the episode, the duo takes to the skies in Rodea the Sky Soldier for the Nintendo Wii U. The game is cheap but has some less than stellar reviews. Should you send a few dollars its way?

 

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2020 Video Game Facts

Microsoft Discontinuing XBOX One Digital

The True Impact of Games

 

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God of War's creative director wants to raise video game prices, Mario bros sells for $114,000 and Metacritic Changes it's review process.

This week on The Game Deflators Podcast, former world record holder and destroyer of video games, Jason from Corpse Flood Gaming covers for Ryan in a special podcast episode. John and Jason, discuss the abnormality that is buying 6 figure priced video games, the inevitability of video game prices rising and Jason's thoughts on The Last of Us 2. To cap off the episode, the guys fight of an alien invasion in Contra III for the Super Nintendo. Is the game worth the $35 price tag?

 

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Mario Bros Auction Hits New Record

Video Game Prices are Rising

Metacritic Changes Review Process

 

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