Free to Play Cast: Defiance 2050, Lootboxes, and Who Owns Daybreak? Ep. 259
UPDATE: At 23:53 we state that Renova Group owns Columbus Nova, while many outlets have reported that, what we can find only indicates that Remova made US investments through Columbus Nova, not owned them. Stay Tuned.
On this week's show we break down our impressions on the new Defiance 2050 beta, laugh at companies like EA who just had lootboxes outlawed and specific games were mentioned, then we try to wrap our head around all the news and rumors surrounding Daybreak Games. All that and more on this week's Free to Play Cast!
02:44 Defiance 2050 First Look Review
14:39 Belgium Bans Lootboxes
22:00 Who is Daybreak's Daddy? 23:53
51:40 Weekly Bombs (DA-Bomb / A-Bomb)
1:01:15 Questions and Answers of the Week
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Free-To-Play Cast is the official podcast (and videocast) of MMOBomb.com about free to play multiplayer online games. Free-To-Play Cast takes on the week's biggest news with plenty of opinion, weekly bombs, community feedback, guests, laughs thrown in for good measure and much more. Have fun and expect a new episode next week!
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