Day 1 patches. Game breaking bugs. Beta testing. Has the game industry become too relaxed with releasing incomplete games? In this episode of the Hidden Levels; Caleb, Austin, and Tyler discuss the merits and drawbacks of games having post-release fixes. Is the industry destined to make this a permanent addition to the gaming experience? Before jumping into this week’s topic, the team talks the return of Rock Band, GDC, and the closure of the Maxis campus. Caleb also reflects on his experience visiting the IGN offices in San Francisco for the live episode of Nintendo Voice Chat after the gang talk about their latest gaming experiences.
The Hidden Levels #3 – Gaming Under Construction