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What’s Jump Podcast Episode 1: Big Dudes Doing Big Dude Stuff

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  It’s the inaugural episode of the podcast, so you can’t really say we are rusty.  After all, products don’t ship with rust.  “That car looks great Johnson, but it’ll never sell like this.  Rust it!!!”  We cover all the news from this week, including Microsoft’s take backsies on DRM, Nintendo thinking they are still

CD Changers: The Rise of Digital Distribution

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It is not remotely surprising that this sort of thing is occurring, and that developers are getting behind it.  After all, the rise of digital distribution was always inevitable, right?  There is nothing tangible about a video game, and the tangibility of the distribution process, to this point, has always seemed a little forced.  We

Wii-Useless: Impulse Purchasing 101

Ever wish your controller had a screen on it? No? Not even a little? Come on man...

Even during this age of information, in which empowered consumers supposedly exercise scrutiny to make informed purchases, I still find myself buying things simply because they exist.  Sometimes, this works out for the best (Forever Lazy), and sometimes it does not (Doritos Locos Tacos).  Jon does the same thing.  Even though Sony has a less