#1: XBox and PS5 Specs, DOOM Eternal Impressions, Final Fantasy VII Remake Demo, and the Decline of E3

March 23rd, 2020

Welcome to the first episode of The Mash Those Buttons Show! Though this show we will be covering the latest in games, community, culture and everything between. This week we start with quick news about Final Fantasy VII Remake shipping delays, face tech coming to the Unreal Engine, and Gamestop deeming themselves an essential business during the COVID-19 pandemic. Nick and Jarret also discuss the info we recieved this week regarding the specs for the XBox Series X and Playstation 5. We have several features this week including DOOM Eternal impressions, thoughts on the Final Fantasy VII Remake demo, and a discussion about the decline of E3 over the years.

Chapters

Quick News – 5:33
The Decline of E3 – 19:59
XBox vs PS5 Specs – 41:30
DOOM Eternal Impressions – 54:58
Final Fantasy Remake Demo Thoughts – 1:23:38

Hosts

Jarret is Executive Director as well as one of the founding members of Mash Those Buttons. He plays all types of games, but tends to lean more toward FPS, Stealth, and Racing Games. Currently too involved in Overwatch.

Host of WoW! Talk! and The Tauren & The Goblin. Sometimes known as the Video Games Public Defender. Wants to play more Destiny and Marvel Heroes but WoW is all-consuming. Decent F2P Hearthstone player. Sad that he lost the Wii that had Wrecking Crew on it. Would be happy if the only game ever made was M.U.L.E. Gragtharr on Skywall-US. Garresque on Ravencrest-US.

Cory has been gaming ever since he fished an NES out of a trash can. A broad gamer who enjoys everything from FPS, Racing, RPGs, MMOS, RTS, World Building, Puzzles, Dating, Horror, Cooking, Sports. If its a game I will give it a try.

Mikey has been playing fighting games since he could reach the arcade stick and buttons. While not be ever being tournament ready he strives to do better. Loves pure action games and enjoying bonkers jrpgs. He's just you're average gaymer.

Gaming has been a core part throughout Poptarts life. Though her specialty is JRPGs, she tries to branch out and try new things. Most of her time gets put into the MMORPG, Final Fantasy XIV, but she still finds time to play new games.

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