Episode 50 – Rooting for the Citizen

Pinball: We open with the latest code update for The Walking Dead and Heighway Pinball’s announcement regarding Alien Pinball production. After that, we focus on The Week in Pinball’s interview with deeproot Pinball and Dennis’ latest Pinball News article on Harry Williams and the game’s he designed for Bally in the early 1970s.

Video Games: We start with the latest on EA and Battlefront 2’s loot boxes. From there, an update is provided on the long-awaited Star Citizen and news regarding Battletech. Finally, Dennis talks about about Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus.

This Week in Pinball’s interview with deeproot Pinball: http://thisweekinpinball.com/exclusive-interview-deeproot-next-misadventure-pinball-revolution/

San Antonio Business Journal article on deeproot: https://www.bizjournals.com/sanantonio/news/2017/08/16/san-antonio-financial-adviser-raises-15m-from.html

Dennis’ article on Harry Williams’ Bally-produced pinball machines at Pinball News: https://www.pinballnews.com/site/2017/11/30/harry-williams-and-bally/

EA and Battlefront 2 loot boxes: https://www.polygon.com/2017/11/28/16711474/star-wars-battlefront-2-cosmetics-loot-boxes-lucasfilm-canon

Star Citizen’s land claims: https://robertsspaceindustries.com/comm-link//16278-UEE-Land-Claim-Licenses

Star Citizen timeline: https://i.imgur.com/uPgDfdi.png

Battletech interview on the single player : https://www.polygon.com/features/2017/11/29/16712660/battletech-kickstarter-firefly