The Game Informer Show Episode 17
This week's Game Informer show kicks off with some discussion of a title that's sure to be on many people's year-end lists, The Odd Gentleman's The Misadventures of P.B. Winterbottom. This XBLA and PC downloadable title combines elements of 2D platforming with cool time manipulation and cloning elements to create a truly unique experience. Host Matt Helgeson, Joe Juba, and Phil Kollar all stop by to discuss their feelings about the game.The second segment centers around the relaunch of Aliens vs. Predator. In this segment we have a debate featuring Andy Reiner and Ben Reeves, who wrote GI's controversial review of the game. We wrap things up with some scuttlebutt from Microsoft's X10 press even. Tim Turi and Dan Ryckert, who both attended the conference, give us some hands-on impressions of some of blockbuster titles, including Fable 3, Dead Rising 2, Alan Wake, and DLC for Left 4 Dead 2.