Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Episode 33B: Flawless Victory, Part 2

In Part 2 of our episode celebrating Mortal Kombat, we discuss the games after MK4. All music used belongs to their respective composers/games/developers/etc. Episode 33B

Episode 33A: Flawless Victory, Part 1

Finish him!!! In this episode, we celebrate 20 years of Mortal Kombat, reminiscing about the moves, the characters, and of course, the fatalities--all in this 2-part episode discussing the rich history of MK. In Part 1, we discuss the classic series, MK 1-4. All music used belongs to their respective games/composers/developers/etc. Episode 33A

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Episode 32: HADOUKEN!!!

Continuing our block of episodes celebrating video gaming's classic franchises, the rather large panel gets all fan-crazy as we discuss the first fighting series to make it big--Street Fighter. Since its debut 25 years ago, this series has won over many gamers, from its iconic characters, stages, and music. Listen in as we wax nostalgic over this long-running franchise. All music belongs to their respective composers/studios/developers/etc. Episode 32

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Episode 31B: Metal Gear Saga, Part 2

Part 2 of our 25th anniversary celebration of the Metal Gear franchise. Part 2 discusses Metal Gear Solid 2, 3, and 4, with a little bit of some of the offshoots. All music used belong to their respective games/developers/studios/composers/etc. Episode 31B

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Episode 31A: Metal Gear Saga, Part 1

We begin our block of episodes celebrating classic video game franchises hitting milestone anniversaries this year with a 2-part episode reminiscing the Metal Gear series, hitting its 25th in 2012. Part 1 talks about the origins on the NES and leads into the first Metal Gear Solid game. All music used belongs to their respective games/studios/developers/composers/etc. Episode 31A

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Episode 30B: E3 2012, Part 2

The second half of our E3 2012 discussion. We primarily discuss Nintendo and the WiiU in this half, plus we have a hilarious random musing by Joshie. Episode 30B

Episode 30A: E3 2012, Part 1

Now that E3 2012 has come and gone, what do we make of the glut of gaming news? What new info did the big 3 provide us? Anything new regarding Nintendo's upcoming WiiU? We break it down and give our opinions in this 2-part episode discussing this year's event. All music used belongs to their respective composers/developers/studios/etc. Episode 30A

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Episode 29: Vita & WiiU, Pre-E3

In this episode, Brian, Ben, and Ron give their thoughts on the recently-released PS Vita and the upcoming Nintendo WiiU. NOTE: this episode was recorded back in March before Brian was sidelined for six weeks due to illness, so some of the information contained is inaccurate. We'll bring you up to date in our upcoming E3 recap. Episode 29

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Episode 28: On The Go

Mobile games have exploded onto the scene with the advent of smartphones. Millions of people download games daily onto such devices, and many of these games are short, easy to play, and good for a quick fix. The rising popularity have caused the bigger console game makers to take notice. Will they tap into this market? Will mobile games continue to grow? Find out our thoughts on this episode. Episode 28

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Episode 27B: Of MMOs, Part 2

Part 2 continues our discussion of MMO games, and also includes our Cool Moments in Video Games segment. Episode 27B

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Episode 27A: Of MMOs, Part 1

Back again! It's all about MMOs in this 2-part episode. The panel discusses the appeals, draws, and annoyances of massively multiplayer online games. What makes gamers keep shelling out time, effort, and money on these? Our opinions are here. Episode 27A

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Episode 26: Off Your Ass

Motion gaming--something brought to the forefront in this generation of consoles. Not a new idea, per se, but one that has been greatly expanded upon and perfected. However, what was once heralded as the next big thing in how we play video games now seems to be fading into history. Was it all a fad, a gimmick? Check out our thoughts on this episode. All music used belongs to their respective games/studios/developers/composers/etc. Episode 26

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Episode 25: FUS RO DAH!

Back again for another round! Ron, Nick, and I kick off this season of Downloadable Content with an episode completely devoted to The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. What's made the game so good? What's the appeal that's caused people to be engrossed in Skyrim for days and weeks? Hear what we think in this season opener. All music used belongs to their respective composers/games/studios/developers, etc. Episode 25