Frankie and Bender are out this week, meaning Brent and Ben are left to run the pick-and-roll (that's a basketball reference, Frankie) themselves on Episode 88 of the Short Pause Gaming Podcast as they talk the latest and greatest in the world of gaming. Topics this week include:
• Gears of War 4 Releases on Friday - The seminal and ground-breaking third-person shooter series sees its first current-gen installment when Gears of War 4 releases early to those who preordered one of the game's Limited or Ultimate Editions on Friday. How has the Gears of War franchise impacted the video game industry over the last 9 years?
• Destiny 2's First Info - Kotaku's Jason Schreier revealed what he's heard about the upcoming and eagerly anticipated sequel to Bungie's shared world shooter this past week, and Destiny fans seemingly have a lot to be excited about. That said, what concerns will longtime players have with what we've heard about the game so far?
• Destiny 2 Info Corroborated - Relia