Progress Bar Podcast – Episode 12

Project Morpheus

This week on the Progress Bar podcast

  • Sony reveals a Virtual Reality headset – Project Morpheus: Shuhei Yoshida revealed the VR headset at the Game Developer’s Conference last week.


  • Major PlayStation 4 update on the cards: Sony have confirmed on their PlayStation blog that a new firmware update for the PS4 is imminent. Sharing options will be more flexible and Twitch broadcasts will now be in 720p.


  • PlayStation announces an exclusive TV show? Sony is working to to bring ‘Powers’ a one-hour fantasy drama about people with supernatural powers. It will be produced by Sony Pictures TV and will be made available through PlayStation Network.


  • Sim City goes “offline”: The controversial video game that crowned EA with the worst corporation last year is finally playable without an internet connection.


We play games too

Kochie talks us through the brutal one-life first person shooter, Insurgency. I’ve been playing through Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster which I reviewed here. As a newcomer to these PlayStation 2 classics, I found this collection enjoyable. Also, I briefly discuss the controversial Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes game.

Play this week’s episode – 25 March, 2014




Production notes: Intro and outro music were supplied by Teknoaxe. This track is Royalty Free and is free for anyone to use in YouTube videos or other projects, whether monetized or not.