The USgamer Podcast: What We Played on Our Winter Vacation

The USgamer Podcast: What We Played on Our Winter Vacation

PODCAST | We dig into our backlogs, talk about the Switch's outlook for 2018, and ponder the multimedia future of PUBG.

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Caty, Mike, and Nadia kick off 2018 by looking back on what they played over the holiday, including a number of games you might not expect (Secret of Evermore manages to find its way into the conversation). Also in this episode: the trio discuss the Switch's prospects in 2018, PUBG's potential to be a multimedia entertainment property, and more.

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Show Description

Caty, Mike, and Nadia return to discuss what they played on their Christmas (and Hanukkah) vacations, as well as to cover the news that emerged over the holidays. Plus: The Switch's outlook in 2018, Caty's love of Style Savvy, PUBG's possible transition to a multimedia franchise, and more!

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Kat Bailey

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Kat Bailey is a former freelance writer and contributor to publications including 1UP, IGN, GameSpot, GamesRadar, and EGM. Her fondest memories as a journalist are at GamePro, where she hosted RolePlayer's Realm and had legal access to the term "Protip." She is USgamer's resident mecha enthusiast, Pokemon Master, and Minnesota Vikings nut (skol).

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