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    Charlie Brooker: Videogames Changed the World

    Did anyone else catch this on Saturday? Very well done I thought and only a 'bit' sweary in places, so NSFW.
    Note that this is a new program and not his older series 'How Videogames Changed the World', which you can see on YouTube. If you are a non-UK EduGeeker it is well worth a watch, but be warned it too is NSFW.

    Charlie Brooker: Videogames Changed the World - 4oD - Channel 4

    I did note that they didn't swear during the Nintendo segment, but towards the end of the program when he was talking about gaming in the future he showed only 2 consoles. The PS4 and XBox One. No Wii U.
    Anyway, It's on 4OD (see link) and is well worth a watch if you missed it.

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    No - but thanks for the heads up! Will watch tonight.

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    I only noticed it was on when it was trailered 15 mins before it began otherwise I would have posted it up last week.

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    I missed this because, ironically[?], I was busy playing Assassin's Creed 4.

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    good program surprised by the last "game" but i suppose he has a very good point. AS to the wii U isnt it a total flop selling less than the wii even now? As said could of done without the swearing wasnt really needed.

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    I thought it was good. Nothing new revealed but interesting nonetheless. Also recorded "Indie Game: The Movie" on after it but haven't watched it yet.

    Quote Originally Posted by Dos_Box View Post
    towards the end of the program when he was talking about gaming in the future he showed only 2 consoles. The PS4 and XBox One. No Wii U.
    I don't see the problem

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    Quote Originally Posted by LosOjos View Post
    I thought it was good. Nothing new revealed but interesting nonetheless. Also recorded "Indie Game: The Movie" on after it but haven't watched it yet.



    I don't see the problem
    Bit annoyed about Indie Game as I'd brought it a couple of months back!

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    Quote Originally Posted by sted View Post
    As said could of done without the swearing wasnt really needed.
    Erm, Charlie Brooker?

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    Quote Originally Posted by tmcd35 View Post
    Erm, Charlie Brooker?
    i know

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    Quote Originally Posted by tmcd35 View Post
    Erm, Charlie Brooker?
    +1. I thought he was being very restrained!

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    I used to like him on newswipe but he's a bit of a one trick pony.... nice bird though.. definitely hitting above his weight.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dos_Box View Post
    +1. I thought he was being very restrained!
    I hope it's like "Zero Punctuation"... Brooker seems like he'd be like Yahtzee.

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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    I hope it's like "Zero Punctuation"... Brooker seems like he'd be like Yahtzee.
    No one's quiet like Yahtzee - very entertaining. Have you seen his Ryhmedown's with Jim Stirling?

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    It was nice to see Jeff Minter and my favourite game Hover Bover. I want his jumper!

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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    I hope it's like "Zero Punctuation"... Brooker seems like he'd be like Yahtzee.
    Pffft, compared to Charlie Brooker, Yahtzee is a rank amateur. Charlie Brooker has been like that since his PC Zone days.



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