Our guest today is Yussef Cole who writes about games for outlets like Waypoint and Unwinnable. We talk about a game he recently reviewed – Detroit Become Human.

What we’ve been up to

  • (00:02:45) Destiny 2 (Yussef)
  • (00:09:08) Pokemon Go (Riley)
  • (00:14:53) The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit, Screamride, Jurassic World Evolution (Pam)
  • (00:19:37) IT, Hereditary, Ancillary Justice (Yussef)
  • (00:27:19) Make it Sound Fiction podcast (Yussef)
  • (00:29:30) GOT7 concert (Riley)
  • (00:34:01) Masters of Doom, Citations Needed podcast (Pam)

Detroit: Become Human

Spoilers galore here!

  • (00:41:01) What is Detroit: Become Human
  • (00:42:08) Yussef’s review
  • (00:48:35) Politics and race
  • (00:59:06) Android economy
  • (01:03:02) Worldbuilding
  • (01:07:03) Kara’s story
  • (01:18:04) Branching narrative
  • (01:25:20) Unanswered questions
  • (01:28:00) Menu android
  • (01:30:44) Final thoughts
  • (01:34:00) How does Detroit compare to Heavy Rain specifically? @StephenWilds