Now with 90% much less slime! (Sadly)
Howdy ho, weekend web customers! Welcome again to a different model episode of Up At Midday, IGN’s premiere comedy selection present and/or weekend nonsense programming block for designated horsin’ round.
In case you by some means missed the earlier episodes amidst the fixed deluge of granular Avengers: Endgame explainers, breathy Sport of Thrones think-pieces, hard-hitting Detective Pikachu deep-dives, and frothy Sonic The Hedgehog manifestos… Properly, Up At Midday is again. The three earlier episodes might be discovered right here, right here and right here.
This week, here is what’s in retailer:
Sport of Thrones Meals & Drink Promotions Gone Wild – Sport of Thrones is without doubt one of the most ugly and messed-up reveals on TV, however everybody loves it, together with #Manufacturers™! I run down a number of the weirdo cross-promotional restricted version snacks, drinks, and different consumables which have popped up round HBO’s mature dragon lore programme for adults. Let’s Unbox a $500 Metroid Prime 2 Statue – First4Figures despatched us yet one more high-end statue to unbox and make bizarre observations about. On this case, it is the Varia Swimsuit Samus, based mostly on her Metroid Prime 2: Echoes look, which lights up and could be very spectacular. It gave Brian an opportunity to speak concerning the Figma and Amiibo Samus figures, that are additionally nice. Can You Use ____ As a Weapon in Bloodroots? – We’re joined by Raphaël Toulouse, one of many guys behind the completely kickass upcoming indie recreation Bloodroots. It’s kind of like Hotline Miami however with Samurai Jack’s artwork type, however impressed by Jackie Chan’s struggle scenes the place he beats dudes up with family objects, however you play as a lumberjack. There’s so much occurring right here, that hits PC and consoles this summer time.
Subsequent week, we’re in all probability going to shoot one another within the head with NERF darts and possibly yell about X-Males, as a result of actually, it is a present about two grownup males behaving like third-graders.
What kind of factor would you wish to see on Up At Midday? We’re nonetheless very a lot figuring it out, however hopefully you are having fun with it as a lot as we get pleasure from making it.
Max Scoville is a co-host and quasi-producer of Up At Midday, you could find him on Twitter @MaxScoville and whilst you’re at it, you possibly can tweet some photographs of moist cat meals to Brian, who’s @agentbizzle. I advised doing this final week, however I do not assume anybody learn it. So, when you’re studying this, please ship some photographs of wealthy, succulent cat pâté to my greatest pal. I will proceed making this demand right here till somebody truly does it. That is Max Scoville, final survivor of the Nostromo, signing off.