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Minimap is a daily audio tour through the biggest news about video games, related technologies and culture.

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Minimap is a daily audio tour through the biggest news about video games, related technologies and culture.

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Best games news daily

By Wayne Kramer - Mar 09 2016
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By far my favorite daily games news podcast. Perfect for industry people to catch up on the latest!

One of the best

By JasonL. - Mar 08 2016
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By far my favorite Video game focused podcast!

iTunes Ratings

265 Ratings
Average Ratings
245
9
4
3
4

Best games news daily

By Wayne Kramer - Mar 09 2016
Read more
By far my favorite daily games news podcast. Perfect for industry people to catch up on the latest!

One of the best

By JasonL. - Mar 08 2016
Read more
By far my favorite Video game focused podcast!

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Polygon Minimap

Updated 4 months ago

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Minimap is a daily audio tour through the biggest news about video games, related technologies and culture.

Uncharted 4, Homefront: The Revolution, Mass Effect Andromeda, Star Wars Battlefront

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Here's what we're covering in your daily audio tour through the world of video games, related technologies and pop culture like comics, movies and TV.

### THE BIG STORIES

- Uncharted 4 delayed again, coming to PS4 in May (http://is.gd/r5Qaso)
- Homefront: The Revolution gets single-player season pass, year of free co-op content (http://is.gd/adxb9I)
- Mass Effect Andromeda pegged for early 2017 launch, says EA CFO (http://is.gd/Uv9HNj)
- Star Wars Battlefront's first DLC adds playable Greedo, Nien Nunb and Jabba's Palace (http://is.gd/Rg901m)

### THE BEST OF THE REST

- The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD review (http://is.gd/l5RrFQ)
- Did The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess get a free pass? (http://is.gd/N5mOmf)
- Star Wars games get cheap in Humble Bundle sale (http://is.gd/thut6b)
- Resident Evil celebrates its 20th anniversary with PlayStation sale (http://is.gd/UqZOin)
- The writer who made me love comics taught me to hate them (http://is.gd/BKjvoW)
- Game of Thrones releases animated shorts to refresh your memory (http://is.gd/OBAkFN)

Mar 02 2016

11mins

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The Division, Watch Dogs, The Crew and Ubisoft's future

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Here's what we're covering in your daily audio tour through the world of video games, related technologies and pop culture like comics, movies and TV.

### THE BIG STORIES

- The Division isn't just Ubisoft's next game, it's the company's future (http://www.polygon.com/features/2016/3/8/11179934/ubisoft-division-interview-future-watch-dogs-2)

### BECOME A MINIMAPPER

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- SoundCloud (https://soundcloud.com/polygon-minimap)
- Polygon (http://polygon.com/minimap)

Mar 11 2016

27mins

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Doom, Chewbacca, Ori, The Division and the future of Ubisoft

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Here's what we're covering in your daily audio tour through the world of video games, related technologies and pop culture like comics, movies and TV.

### THE BIG STORIES
Doom, Chewbacca, Ori, The Division and the future of Ubisoft
- Doom's multiplayer beta starts March 31 (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/9/11185374/doom-multiplayer-closed-beta-date)
- Chewbacca getting an origin story in Han Solo anthology movie (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/9/11185036/chewbacca-han-solo-star-wars)
- Ori and the Blind Forest's Definitive Edition delayed on PC (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/9/11186750/ori-and-the-blind-forest-definitive-edition-price-pc-delay)
- The Division isn't just Ubisoft's next game, it's the company's future (http://www.polygon.com/features/2016/3/8/11179934/ubisoft-division-interview-future-watch-dogs-2)

### THE BEST OF THE REST

- The secret podcast and Minimap survey (http://bit.ly/minimapsurvey)
- Elektra and the Punisher, explained (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/9/11181058/elektra-punisher-explained)
- The making of PlayStation VR (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/9/11174194/the-making-of-playstation-vr)

### BECOME A MINIMAPPER

We'd love to count you as a daily Minimap listener. You can subscribe to the podcast wherever you like with these links:

- iTunes (http://itunes.com/minimap)
- RSS for your podcast player of choice (http://feeds.feedburner.com/PolygonMinimapDaily)
- SoundCloud (https://soundcloud.com/polygon-minimap)
- Polygon (http://polygon.com/minimap)

Mar 09 2016

20mins

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Star Wars Battlefront, Mario Kart, 38 Studios, Coleco, Fable Legends refunds

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Here's what we're covering in your daily audio tour through the world of video games, related technologies and pop culture like comics, movies and TV.

### THE BIG STORIES

- Another Star Wars Battlefront update arrives, adds another new map (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/8/11178932/star-wars-battlefront-march-update-new-map)
- Nintendo shutting down Mario Kart TV highlights service (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/8/11180256/mario-kart-tv-shutting-down-mario-kart-8)
- Feds allege fraud by bank, agency who made $75 million loan to 38 Studios (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/8/11178282/38-studios-scandal-loan-lawsuit-sec-wells-fargo)
- Coleco severs ties with alleged 'duct-taped' console maker (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/8/11180670/coleco-chameleon-terminated-retrovgs-closed-down)
- Fable Legends closed beta goes offline next month (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/8/11181048/fable-legends-closed-beta-shutting-down-date-refunds)

### THE BEST OF THE REST

- The secret podcast and Minimap survey (http://bit.ly/minimapsurvey)
- Explore a deserted Brooklyn in The Division's opening hour (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/8/11180570/the-division-gameplay-first-hour-video)

### BECOME A MINIMAPPER

We'd love to count you as a daily Minimap listener. You can subscribe to the podcast wherever you like with these links:

- iTunes (http://itunes.com/minimap)
- RSS for your podcast player of choice (http://feeds.feedburner.com/PolygonMinimapDaily)
- SoundCloud (https://soundcloud.com/polygon-minimap)
- Polygon (http://polygon.com/minimap)

Mar 09 2016

14mins

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Fable Legends, Lionhead, Overwatch, Coleco, Harmonix, Mad Catz, Mass Effect, Night in the Woods

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Here's what we're covering in your daily audio tour through the world of video games, related technologies and pop culture like comics, movies and TV.

### THE BIG STORIES

- Microsoft cancels Fable Legends, plans to shut down Lionhead Studios (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/7/11172408/fable-legends-canceled-lionhead-studios-closing)
- Overwatch launching May 24, open beta coming in early May (update) (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/7/11172230/overwatch-launch-date-leaked-may-24)
- Key figure quits beleaguered project to make a new Coleco console (update) (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/5/11166982/coleco-chameleon-controversy-kickstarter-indiegogo-toy-fair)
- Harmonix parts with Mad Catz, signs new co-publisher for Rock Band (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/7/11175304/harmonix-drops-mad-catz-rock-band-4-rock-band-vr-pdp)
- Mass Effect: Andromeda editor leaves BioWare — and games industry (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/7/11174148/cameron-harris-mass-effect-andromeda-senior-editor-bioware-exit)
- Polygon Backstory episode 4: Night in the Woods story writer Bethany Hockenberry (http://www.polygon.com/podcasts/2016/3/7/11174738/polygon-backstory-episode-4-night-in-the-woods-writer-bethany-hockenberry)

### THE BEST OF THE REST

- The secret podcast and Minimap survey (http://bit.ly/minimapsurvey)
- Monster Factory: What if Dark Souls were made out of pizza? (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/7/11173904/monster-factory-dark-souls-video-pizza)
- Hitman Go: PS4/Vita Code Giveaway (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/7/11174780/hitman-go-ps4-vita-code-giveaway)
- Hitman Go: Steam Code Giveaway (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/7/11175132/hitman-go-steam-code-giveaway)

### BECOME A MINIMAPPER

We'd love to count you as a daily Minimap listener. You can subscribe to the podcast wherever you like with these links:

- iTunes (http://itunes.com/minimap)
- RSS for your podcast player of choice (http://feeds.feedburner.com/PolygonMinimapDaily)
- SoundCloud (https://soundcloud.com/polygon-minimap)
- Polygon (http://polygon.com/minimap)

Mar 08 2016

22mins

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Nintendo announces everything, Epic's co-founder takes on Microsoft, Cap'n America, The Dark Tower

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### THE BIG STORIES

- Nintendo Direct March 2016: Paper Mario on Wii U, a new Monster Hunter and SNES on 3DS (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/3/11157710/nintendo-direct-march-2016)
- Epic co-founder: Microsoft is plotting to monopolize game making on Windows 10 (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/4/11159584/tim-sweeney-windows-10-monopoly-interview)
- Joss Whedon will return to Marvel for Captain America's 75th anniversary (http://www.polygon.com/comics/2016/3/3/11157516/joss-whedon-captain-america-marvel)
- This week's Cutscene: The Dark Tower, explained (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/4/11163700/cutscene-the-dark-tower-explained)

### ANSWER SOME QUESTIONS

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- minimap@polygon.com
- @dptach

### BECOME A MINIMAPPER

We'd love to count you as a daily Minimap listener. You can subscribe to the podcast wherever you like with these links:

- iTunes (http://itunes.com/minimap)
- RSS for your podcast player of choice (http://feeds.feedburner.com/PolygonMinimapDaily)
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Mar 05 2016

23mins

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Uncharted 4, Homefront: The Revolution, Mass Effect Andromeda, Star Wars Battlefront

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Here's what we're covering in your daily audio tour through the world of video games, related technologies and pop culture like comics, movies and TV.

### THE BIG STORIES

- Uncharted 4 delayed again, coming to PS4 in May (http://is.gd/r5Qaso)
- Homefront: The Revolution gets single-player season pass, year of free co-op content (http://is.gd/adxb9I)
- Mass Effect Andromeda pegged for early 2017 launch, says EA CFO (http://is.gd/Uv9HNj)
- Star Wars Battlefront's first DLC adds playable Greedo, Nien Nunb and Jabba's Palace (http://is.gd/Rg901m)

### THE BEST OF THE REST

- The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD review (http://is.gd/l5RrFQ)
- Did The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess get a free pass? (http://is.gd/N5mOmf)
- Star Wars games get cheap in Humble Bundle sale (http://is.gd/thut6b)
- Resident Evil celebrates its 20th anniversary with PlayStation sale (http://is.gd/UqZOin)
- The writer who made me love comics taught me to hate them (http://is.gd/BKjvoW)
- Game of Thrones releases animated shorts to refresh your memory (http://is.gd/OBAkFN)

Mar 02 2016

11mins

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PS4 on Mac and PC, Dark Souls 3 details, Xbox One upgrades, Quantum Break, Disney Infinity 2016

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Here's what we're covering in your daily audio tour through the world of video games, related technologies and pop culture like comics, movies and TV.

### THE BIG STORIES

- Next PS4 update will let you play your games on Windows PC or Mac (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/1/11137958/next-ps4-update-will-let-you-play-your-games-on-windows-pc-or-mac)
- Dark Souls 3: everything we know from playing the first four hours (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/1/11130964/dark-souls-3-feature-preview-everything-we-know-fp-firelink-shrine-stats-classes)
- Phil Spencer signals Xbox One hardware upgrades (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/1/11121666/xbox-one-hardware-upgrades-phil-spencer-microsoft)
- Quantum Break looks like primetime TV rolled up inside a big action game (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/1/11122892/quantum-break-preview)
- No Disney Infinity 4.0 this year, but continued support for 3.0 (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/1/11140272/disney-infinity-4-2016)

### THE BEST OF THE REST

- Rock Band 4 crowdfunding campaign hopes to bring the game to PC (http://www.polygon.com/features/2016/3/1/11139164/rock-band-4-pc-fig-harmonix-invest-kickstarter)
- New Captain America: Civil War photos show off Iron Man's team (http://www.polygon.com/2016/3/1/11138982/captain-america-civil-war-iron-man-marvel)

### BECOME A MINIMAPPER

We'd love to count you as a daily Minimap listener. You can subscribe to the podcast wherever you like with these links:

- iTunes (http://itunes.com/minimap)
- RSS for your podcast player of choice (http://feeds.feedburner.com/PolygonMinimapDaily)
- SoundCloud (https://soundcloud.com/polygon-minimap)
- Polygon (http://polygon.com/minimap)

Mar 02 2016

36mins

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