UPDATE: Best Buy Pulls Bait and Switch on PS4 Slim Buyers

PLaystation 4 slim with headset UPDATE: Best Buy Pulls Bait and Switch on PS4 Slim Buyers

Best Buy just pulled a bait and switch on their customers trying to purchase a PS4 Slim, and they don’t appear to be happy.

Best Buy just pulled some shady tactics when it comes to people pre-ordering the upcoming redesigned Playstation 4, known as the Playstation 4 Slim. The PS4 Slim hits store shelves on September 15th, which is just a few days away. Stores around the country have been promoting the Uncharted 4: A Theives End PS4 Bundle since the PS4 Slim was officially unveiled by Sony not too long ago and their PlayStation Meeting on September 7th. The bundle features a 500GB PS4, with a disc copy of Uncharted 4, for the new price of the PS4 at $299.

A lot of places like Amazon have been taking pre-orders for the new console, and Best Buy put up a listing for a pretty stellar deal for people looking to jump in on this new version of the PS4. Also at the PlayStation meeting Sony unveiled a brand new headset known as the Platinum Wireless Headset.  It features virtual 7.1 surround sound and it’s compatible not only with the PlayStation 4 but any 3.5 millimeter devices as well as Bluetooth devices.

The crazy part of this deal from Best Buy was that it included the Platinum Wireless Headset  in the PlayStation 4 Uncharted 4 bundle at absolutely no additional cost, it came with the price tag of only $299.

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For the Love of Gaming Podcast Episode 185: All Range Mode

4LOG Logo 1024x600 For the Love of Gaming Podcast Episode 185: All Range ModeIts the summer, which means video game releases are few and far between.

Pokemon Go has set the world on fire, and Basher talks about how it got his friends to interact with real people.

Cory picked up Star Fox Zero on the Wii U, and explains how it is flawed but still a decent game.

Chris explored his inner JRPG, and picked up Tokyo Mirage Sessions on the Wii U.

As always with every gaming podcast on the planet these days, a discussion breaks out about Overwatch.

Since the 4LOG crew are failures and didn’t record a podcast after E3 2016, the crew talks about the one game that impressed them the most at the show.

Next Gen/Half Step Gen/Upgraded Gen is coming, and there is a basic view of what the Nintendo NX, Xbox Scorpio, and Playstation Neo appear to be. The 4LOG crew discusses what they think of each new console and what it means for the future of the industry.

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For the Love of Gaming Podcast Episode 184: New Gen Already!?

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We missed a month, and boy did we pick the wrong time to do that. It’s Game Time in the gaming world!

Cory played through Quantum Break and explains how that Its’ definitely a Remedy game.

Chris finished his first Souls title with Dark Souls 3, and the usual 4LOG Dark Souls conversation pops up.

Cory finally got his wish with the release of Doom. Basher and Cory agree that Doom is the best FPS to come along in easily the past decade, maybe even longer.

Basher talks about Naughty Dog’s latest entry into the Uncharted series with Uncharted 4. Once again, Naughty Dog has knocked it out of the park.

The entire crew played Blizzards new FPS, Overwatch. The entire crew is having a good time, but they talk about a few things they wish were different.

The news this month is purely talk about the Nintendo NX not being at E3 and releasing sometime in March of 2017. The Playstation 4K, and the newly leaked Xbox Scorpio.

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Waiting4Player2 Episode 12: War On Filthy Casuals

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A new Dark Souls means it’s time to suffer through more fabricated difficulty. But don’t tell that to the fanboys. Today it’s your comments on Dark Souls much talked about easy mode. Before that, you tell us how Doom turned into a Call of Duty/ Halo clone. And Titanfall 2 trailer released to much hype and DLC jokes.

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For the Love of Gaming Podcast Episode 183: It’s Weird and Too Soon

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A few games released in March, but the one the entire 4LOG crew played is Tom Clancy’s: The Division.

The crew is some what divided on how they feel about The Division, but a good debate breaks out on what makes the game either good or bad.

Cory played the Doom Beta, and discusses some of the game modes and what he likes about this upcoming shooter.

PlayStation 4K is rumored, almost confirmed at this point, and the 4LOG crew discusses the potential  that a mid generation refresh has on the market.

A topic breaks out about what Microsoft does if Sony releases the PlayStation 4k. Will the Xbox 4 be fast tracked in order to compete.

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For the Love of Gaming Podcast Episode 182: The Gimmick is Optional

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This months episode features some big games, and some big news on the Nintendo NX front.

Basher picked up Street Fighter V on the PS4, and explains how the core is great but everything else is not good.

Chris picked up Fire Emblem Fates: Conquest on the 3DS, it’s more Fire Emblem which is a good thing.

Cory has been playing The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princes HD on the Wii U, and explains why its still his favorite Zelda.

Microsoft is bringing franchises like Forza, and Quantum Break to the PC. The internet is mad for some reason.

Randy Pitchford once again tries to defend Aliens: Colonial Marines.

Nintendo NX rumors once again surface, this time featuring a wireless HDMI dongle and Bluetooth capabilities.

Some emails roll in asking the 4LOG crew about if we will see the Playstation 5 and Xbox 4 sooner than expected. As well as who actually wont E3 2015, Sony or Bethesda?

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