S05E08: Same Games, New Week

It’s another week of gaming…and we’ve been playing mostly the same stuff. Mike is still in Apex Legends and Doom, but started Spyro. Ben is still in Apex and Madden. Jake is still in Tarkov and The Division 2.

Sony has backed out of PAX East and GDC due to coronavirus concerns, No Man’s Sky has yet another content update, Dangerous Driving 2 was announced, Apex Legends has a new physical edition, Playstation has a new community trophy contest, and the PS4 Pro gets a temporary price cut.

Bonus Round is taking a look at our personal upcoming gaming calendars!

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S05E07: A Very Special Episode

Our ace reviewer Ash joins us this week and has dove deep into the Trails of Cold Steel franchise, and also is playing a lot of Slay the Spire and Hades. Mike stayed the course again with more Final Fantasy XIV, DOOM, and Apex Legends. Jake started Division 2, finally died in Elite Dangerous, and always is playing Escape from Tarkov. Ben also stayed the course with more Final Fantasy VI and XIV, along with Apex Legends.

Lots of news this week with the departure of Dan Houser from Rockstar, a new Division 2 expansion, Anthem is “rebooting”, Geoff Keighley is skipping E3, xCloud is finally on iOS, and more screenshots and info for Final Fantasy VII Remake.

No Bonus Round this week!

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S05E06: Super Bowl Hangover

Super Bowl has ended, but the games have not! Mike and Ben both have been playing the new season of Apex Legends. Mike finished Tony Hawk’s Underground, and started Metroid Prime along with another playthrough of DOOM ’16. Ben tried out Madden 20 while also continuing with Final Fantasy VI. Jake never stopped playing Escape From Tarkov and has been spending more time with Elite Dangerous.

The Double Dragon/River City Ransom collection is finally coming to North America this month, Fallout 76’s Wastelanders expansion has a release date, Wonderful 101 is being ported to other platforms, and the Taipei Game Show has been delayed due to the coronavirus.

Bonus Round is chatting about the Super Bowl and the XFL!

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S05E05: Super Bowl Party!

Games, games, games! Mike dove deeper into Apex Legends, beat River City Girls, and kept up with Final Fantasy XIV and Warframe. Jake muscled on with Slay the Spire, but started up Frostpunk, Paradigm, and Elite Dangerous. Ben continued with Final Fantasy VI, and also got into some Apex Legends.

News is light again with the February PS+ titles, a release date for the Dead Cells DLC, a new season upcoming for Apex Legends, and the most-wanted PS4 games for 2020.

Bonus Round is Super Bowl chatter!

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S05E04: Delays, Delays, Delays

Mike is back from PAX South and he played a ton of games there! Also managed to get in some Apex Legends and River City Girls. Ben started his homework with Final Fantasy VI, but also played Civilization VI, and Final Fantasy XIV. Jake started a few new games including Framed and Hacknet, and continues with Escape From Tarkov.

News brings more delays with Cyberpunk 2077 and Dying Light 2, big updates for Monster Hunter World, Hunt: Showdown’s PS4 release date, and Ninja got a Fortnite skin.

Bonus Round is a discussion about classic gaming accessories and peripherals!

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S05E03: The Future of E3

Recorded early this week as Mike is on the way to PAX South! He’s been enjoying River City Girls, while continuing on with Final Fantasy XIV and Horizon Chase Turbo. Jake is still endlessly playing Escape From Tarkov, but also started Metal Gear Rising. Ben picked up Final Fantasy VIII Remastered and beefed up his PC to play more Civilization 6.

News is pretty major this week with Sony backing out of E3 yet again, both Final Fantasy 7 Remake and Marvel’s Avengers have been delayed, new updates for the DOOM I and II re-releases, and Exit the Gungeon gets a PC/console announcement!

Bonus Round is our New Year’s Gaming Resolutions!

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S05E02: Holiday Gaming

Awards are over, back to games, and there were a ton! Here’s all the games we played over the holiday season:

  • Apex Legends
  • Horizon Chase Turbo
  • Final Fantasy XIV
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Enter the Gungeon
  • Demon’s Tilt
  • Warframe
  • Resident Evil 2
  • Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order
  • Final Fantasy VIII
  • Escape from Tarkov
  • The Witcher 2
  • Spec Ops: The Line
  • Euro Truck Simulator
  • Slay the Spire
  • XCOM 2

The only news this week was the PS+ releases for January!

Bonus Round is assigning our gaming homework for 2020!

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S04E52: 2019 Awards Show!

Welcome to our end of the year awards show! Listen in as we give out our awards to the following categories:

Most Anticipated 2020 Game
Best Remaster
Best Soundtrack
Best PS4 Exclusive
Best Digital / Indie Game
Biggest Disaster
Best Looking / Style
Best Multiplayer
Best Moment
Best Story
Best Ongoing Game

Thank you everyone who has discovered or been with us through this year, we appreciate all of you and hope you stay with us into the new year!

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S04E51: The Game Awards Recap

Getting close to the end of the year, but we’re still gaming! Mike enjoyed a GameCube nostalgia journey and also finally started Final Fantasy XIV, Ben finished Death Stranding and won the lottery in FF14, Jake is playing a ton of Escape from Tarkov and nearing the end of Remnant: From the Ashes with Mike.

Light news week with Sony announcing a paddle-like attachment for the DualShock 4, LaMulana 1 & 2 coming to consoles, and new Final Fantasy 7 Remake screenshots and information.

Bonus Round this week is a recap of The Game Awards!

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