Welcome to Polygon Minimap, a podcast about the biggest gaming, entertainment and pop culture news of the day.
On today's special episode, Polygon's executive editor, Brian Crecente. joins us for an in-depth discussion about Steam Machines — what they are, what he likes, what confuses him and what they could mean for the video game ecosystem. Also, whether he'd recommend one to his dad.
Minimap is your daily audio tour through the world of video games, related technologies and pop culture like comics, movies and TV.
Here's what we're covering today:
THE BIG STORIES
- PlayStation Store adds wishlist function
- Sony offers sneak peek at what's coming to PlayStation Experience 2015
- New play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the official 'eighth story'
- You have exactly 12 months to play one of the year's best board games
THE BEST OF THE REST
- Crimson Peak review
- Assassin's Creed Syndicate survival guide: how to get the most out of your time in London
- Jessica Jones gets dark in first official trailer
- Watch 7 minutes of 3D Realms' Duke Nukem successor Bombshell