The video game industry is closing up shop after another wild week, and now it’s time to read books and speak to our families. But first, you know we gotta wrap up everything that happened with the GamesBeat Decides podcast.

On this week’s episode, co-host and PC gaming editor Jeffrey Grubb talks about Trials Rising and Ape Out. Meanwhile, fellow co-host and reviews editor Mike Minotti goes deep into Anthem and a discussion about BioWare and Electronic Arts. The crew also played some Apex Legends and that new ToeJam and Earl.

In the news, GamesBeat Decides discusses why it’s messed up that THQ Nordic held an AMA on 8Chan. And Mike reveals that he is able to see into the future when he has a fever and no sleep.

Join us, won’t you?

Here’s everything we talk about:



  • Apex Legends
  • Anthem
  • ToeJame and Earl: Back in the Groove


  • Trials Rising
  • Ape Out


  • THQ Nordic does an AMA on 8Chan
  • Pokemon Sword and Shield
  • Mike is a witch
  • Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order reveal coming in April
  • Cyberpunk 2077 will be at E3
  • Devotion removed from Steam
  • Anthem’s physical sales