S02E5: Starting XCOM 2, Finishing Mass Effect: Andromeda

Jake has finally finished Mass Effect: Andromeda, and is very disappointed with the experience. Mike started XCOM 2 and is foolishly optimistic about his future success. Ben has gotten the Platinum in Destiny 2, but shows no signs of slowing down.

In news, we get release dates for Stardew Valley on Switch, Nioh on PC, a Game of the Year Edition for Horizon: Zero Dawn, and more Fast & Furious DLC for Rocket League! Also, more PS2 and PSP Rockstar games will be coming to the PS4, Sony reveals an updated version of the PSVR as well as their plans for Paris Games Week.

For our Top 5, we choose our favorite video game soundtracks!

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S02E24: We Don’t Watch Enough Westerns

We keep plugging away at Destiny 2, now with much more raid success! Jake is also nearing the end of Mass Effect: Andromeda, and Mike ends his time with Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle to move on to bigger challenges.

In news, arguably the biggest game yet is part of October’s PS+ lineup, Golf Story finally has a release date (right now!), a Red Dead Redemption 2 announcement is imminent, Stardew Valley is one step closer to a Switch release, Star Wars Battlefront 2 unveils a new (sort of) mode, and we theorize on what the Ataribox will be.

For our Top 5, we pick our favorite Western films/TV shows!

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S02E23: Destiny 2: A Top 5 TV Show

We are in week two of Destiny 2-a-palooza, and we have made it to the end of the raid (but have not finished it)! In between horrible Crucible matches, Ben has found the time to finish FFXII, Mike has started Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle, and Jake continues to chip away at Mass Effect: Andromeda.

Lots of announcements between the Nintendo Direct and Tokyo Game Show: Monster Hunter World has a (very soon) release date, FFIX was announced and released for PS4, Dragon’s Crown Pro was revealed, Zone of the Enders is getting a remaster and VR support, Picross S is coming to Switch, Super Mario Odyssey has a Switch bundle, both Doom and Wolfenstein: The New Colossus are releasing on Switch, and lots of new content coming for Rocket League in the Autumn Update!

For our Top 5, we take a deep dive and talk about our favorite TV shows!

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S02E22: Over Half Of This Show Is Destiny 2

Destiny 2 is here and we talk about it, a lot, seriously a lot.

Surprisingly news did happen this past week, like a re-release of LA Noire, Season 5 rewards for Rocket League, Bruce Straley leaving Naughty Dog, and Nintendo’s Switch app is less bad now!

For our Top 5, we pick our favorite weapons from the first Destiny!

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S02E20: Talking About Golf, Thinking About Destiny

With the release of Destiny 2 upon us and thus doing a short version of the show so we can play more of it, we still find time for all of us to show our love for Everybody’s Golf, Jake gets some time in Rainbow Six: Siege with the latest update, and Ben continues his journey in Final Fantasy XII.

News is also short and sweet with the announcement of Dead Rising 4 coming to the PS4 this December, a new Jackbox Party Pack is coming in the future, and more versions of the DualShock 4 are coming this fall.

Our Top 5 was cut for time, but we will be picking our favorite controllers next week!

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S02E20: PUBG in GTA, WWII in COD, Bugs in Friday the 13th

Mike has gotten a taste of COD:WWII with the private beta, but has left him bitter; Ben gets a hold of Madden ’18 and its new Longshot mode and Ultimate Team improvements; Jake shows Mike the ins and outs of Rainbow Six: Siege along with the upcoming changes for next season.

A new months approaches and with it the PS+ games for September; map changes are ahead for the next season of Rocket League; Secret of Mana gets a surprise remake announcement; GTA Online introduces the Smuggler’s Run update and a PUBG-like mode within; Enter the Gungeon announces another expansion; Shovel Knight announces its final expansion; and Friday the 13th fixes a lot of issues, but creates even more.

For our Top 5 we look back at Destiny 1 and choose our favorite memories.

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S02E19: A $200 Bioshock Statue (Game Also Included)

In preparation for the upcoming gaming overload, Ben has taken it upon himself to become addicted to FFXII all over again, Jake gets ready for a new Rainbow Six: Siege update, and Mike plays another few hundred games of Rocket League.

Microsoft announces a “Project Scorpio” edition of the upcoming Xbox One X, along with two new bundles for the Xbox One S; SNES Classic preorders came in the night and went even faster than the ones for the NES Classic, sadly none of us are surprised; Fear Effect is getting a remaster to the delight of our teenage selves; a new IP out of THQ Nordic leaves us impressed; there will be a new Jurassic Park game, but sadly it’s not what you were expecting it to be; The Crew 2 gets a release date as well as two additional versions of the game; Bioshock turns 10 and celebrates with an expensive statue; and Injustice 2 shocks the world with a very unique fighter coming soon.

With our Top 5, we select our most anticipated games for the rest of 2017!

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