Filed under: Podcasts The Besties The Besties: Begun These Pre-Order Wars Have (also Spelunky 2 is good) By The Besties Sep 25, 2020, 8:00am EDT Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter The gang reviews the sequel to the 2008 original, Spelunky 2. Discuss the recent pre-order madness. Explore Microsoft’s acquisition of game publisher Bethesda Softworks for $7.5 billion. And check in on the state of the console wars. Listen Now: Next Up In The Besties The Besties: Fortnite Got Buckwild When We Weren’t Looking The Besties: 2022’s Big Video Game Predictions [Resties] The Besties: 2022’s Most Anticipated Games The Besties Game of the Year Spectacular - Part Two The Besties: Game of the Year Spectacular - Part One The Besties: Shadow of the Colossus + Jet Set Radio = Solar Ash [The Resties] Sign up for the newsletter McElroy Mail Thanks for signing up! Check your inbox for a welcome email. First Name Last Name Email (required) By signing up, you agree to our Privacy Notice and European users agree to the data transfer policy. Subscribe The Latest Shmanners: Posture By Shmanners The Besties: Fortnite Got Buckwild When We Weren’t Looking By The Besties The Empty Bowl: Sixty-Three By The Empty Bowl The Adventure Zone: Ethersea - Episode 23 By The Adventure Zone Play Trial By Fieri Ep. 3: An Ill-Advised Zelda: LTTP Randomized Run By The McElroy Family Wonderful! 212: Chaotic Eye Energy By Wonderful!