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GI Show – Smash Ultimate, Epic Vs. Valve, Below Interview

by Ben Hanson on Dec 06, 2018 at 02:00 PM

Welcome to The Game Informer Show! Ben Hanson, Kyle Hilliard, and Jeff Cork share their thoughts on Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for the Nintendo Switch and Beat Saber for the PS4. Then Jeff Marchiafava joins the show to talk about Avalanche's Just Cause 4 and the XCOM-like Mutant Year Zero. Matt Bertz and Imran Khan also join the podcast to talk about Epic using Fortnite's popularity to help launch a competitor to Steam. After some really fun community emails, we're joined by Capybara's Kris Piotrowski to talk about what it's like on the inside of Below's development.

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To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...

6:50 -  Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
19:25 - Beat Saber
21:00 - Just Cause 4
34:20 - Mutant Year Zero: Road To Eden
38:40 - The Epic Game Store announcement
47:15 - Community emails

1:48:35 -  Capybara's Kris Piotrowski on developing Below