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Videogame Romance, Baldur's Gate 3, and Samantha Béart!

Season 2

On the latest PlayStation Access Podcast, we are delighted to be joined by the brilliant Samantha Béart to talk about all things romance in videogames, what it was like to bring Karlach to life, and their work on Baldur’s Gate 3 and beyond.

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  • Our 10 Most Wanted PS5 Games

    With all the incredible reveals from the recent State of Play and Summer Game Fest, this episode of the PlayStation Access Podcast features the gang sharing all the titles they simply cannot wait to get their hands on.There are many amazing PS5 games on the way - we struggled to keep this list to just 10! Each member of the team discusses two titles they are excited for, with a couple thrown in that they all wanted to chat about. What upcoming PS5 games are you most looking forward to? Use #vodsquad across socials or pop over to our YouTube channel and let us know in the comments section of the video pod!
  • Desert Island Games Competition

    On the latest PlayStation Access Podcast, the team have been set a tricky challenge - to each pick 6 games to bring with them to PlayStation Paradise Island.They must pick a game for each of the following categories:- An epic time sink to help fill the days (so, a game that lasts a long time)- Multiplayer game you can beat everyone at (for the the regular beach meet-up)- A game to play when you are feeling homesick- A game to help get your anger out when a storm destroys your hut- A game with great AI companions (for when you're felling lonely)- A game that features a desert island or coastal regionBut that's not all! We're making it competitive and letting YOU decide who had the best picks. Keep your eyes on the YouTube channel community tab in the coming days ( for the poll to choose our winner!What six games would you choose? Let us know in the comments!
  • What Is Your Favourite Game of 2024 So Far?

    On the latest PlayStation Access Podcast, the gang are sharing their favourite games of the year so far - and there are some surprises! 2024 has been full of incredible titles so it's been quite the challenge for the hosts to just pick a few to talk about each.We also hear about your beloved 2024 titles, the hosts take on the latest clue quiz, and Dave talks about his excitement at continuing the Final Fantasy 7 playthrough on the channel.What are your favourite games of the year so far? Use #podsquad and let us know!
  • What Makes The Ultimate Survival Horror Game?

    On the latest PlayStation Access Podcast, we are thrilled to be joined by Adam Vian from SFB Games to talk about their terrifying survival horror title Crow Country, coming to PS4 & PS5 on 9 May.From discussing the influences behind their latest game, reliving horrifying theme park ride experiences to delving into what makes sthe ultimate survival horror experience, this week's PlayStation Access Podcast is a must listen for fans of horror.Adam also talks about his incredible collection of older PlayStation titles and highlights some of his favourites. These are some seriously lesser known games - some of them even Rosie hasn't heard of before. Oh, and we also pit Rosie against Adam in a tricky survival horror quiz!What is your favourite survival horror title? Do you have any hidden gems from the genre that you would recommend? Let us know in the comments!
  • From Acting In Games To Creating Them, With Abubakar Salim!

    On the latest PlayStation Access Podcast, we are delighted to be joined by BAFTA nominated actor and founder & CEO of Surgent Studios Abubakar Salim. From acting in games to making them - our special guest starred in Assassin's Creed Origins and now is Game Director for their first game, Tales of Kenzera: Zau.Join us for a fascinating discussion about game development, announcing their studio's first ever game to the world, and what makes Tales of Kenzera: Zau such a special title.Abubakar also shares the games that inspired his younger self, chats about his career in games and the character of Bayek, and we test Dave with a particularly tricky quiz.
  • Final Fantasy VII Rebirth Spoilercast

    *SPOILER WARNING* Do not listen to this unless you've finished Final Fantasy VII Rebirth!Rob and Rosie are joined on this very special podcast by Amy, huge Final Fantasy fan, to chat all things FFVII Rebirth.They've each finished the story of Rebirth and can't wait any longer to talk about that ending! What does the ending mean for our beloved characters and for the future of the series? If you too have reached the game's epic conclusion, join us for some spoilerific chat!
  • Incredible Game Worlds, Dragon's Dogma 2 Pawns, and Cinema Gaming Sessions

    On the latest PlayStation Access Podcast, the team are discussing those magical game worlds that transported them to another time and place. From the beautiful open worlds of Red Dead Redemption and Final Fantasy VII Rebirth, to the incredibly imaginative realms of Bioshock Infinite and Dishonored - games have such a powerful way of sweeping us off to some truly remarkable places.The gang also chat about how they've met friends through games, Rosie shares her plans to create characters from her boyfriend list in Tekken 8's character creator, and hiring an entire cinema screen to play games. We should definitely do that at some point.What are the game worlds that mean the most to you? Use #podsquad and let us know in the comments or across socials!
  • Gaming Deaths, Bad Film Recaps and Farewell To Ash

    Don your funeral garb for the latest PlayStation Access Podcast - not only are we talking about the greatest videogame deaths, but we are saying goodbye to Ash as she evolves into a her final form. We also find time for Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth and Rosie's confusing Lord of the Rings recap. While it's sad to say farewell to Ash, the podcast will continue, so see you again in two weeks!Do you have comments and questions for the gang? Use #podsquad across socials to send them in!