Caspius, SiliconNooB, and Seb travel by land, sea, and air to Los Angeles in order to attend E3 and report live from the scene of the industry's hottest event, which some people are calling a 'virtual conference' that 'does not meet in person this year'.
The 2021 site transition progresses to Phase 3, with the curation of the podcast archive feed, the advent of live podcast broadcast-recording on Discord, and a long-overdue site rebranding to the most obvious name of all: The Starlight Megaphone.
A perfect storm of cliches proves to be a blessing in disguise when the panel bites the bullet to deliver an idiomatic embarassment of riches--but, in a snowball effect, things quickly spiral out of control as hackneyed phrases rain like cats and dogs.
Caspius, SiliconNooB, and Seb report on the site-wide playthrough of Bravely Default II as it kicks into high gear, and they discuss the upcoming hybridised Gamescom, the almost-certain release of the Switch Pro, and the recurring failure that is VR.
Following the Nintendo Direct of the previous week, Sony responds with a State of Play video intended to build interest in a slate of underwhelming titles, including a particularly egregious Final Fantasy VII-centred showing from Square Enix.