April 19, 2018

VGH #339: I Like Fanciness

We’ve got Kratos on our minds this week, but he’ll need to reclaim his title as the God of War from Lara Croft first. Randy feeds souls to the god of war in a new, very old version of Fire Emblem, and Paul finds time to stare at pretty trees in Monster Hunter. Also: we welcome our AI overlords in Semantris.

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April 12, 2018

VGH #338: A Lot of Fiddling

D.J. checks in from Japan, a mysterious land where arcades and Xenogears live on. Back in America, Randy plays Minit 60 seconds at a time, then spends time with Metropolis: Lux Obscura, which brings some much-needed sexism to the match 3 genre. Also: Ticket to Earth.

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April 5, 2018

VGH #337: Stabby Stabby

Real people. Real lives. In between running 5Ks, Randy finds just enough time to stab every person, every rock and every tree, in Rise of the Tomb Raider. Meanwhile, Paul’s just been sitting on his couch trying to escape from prison in A Way Out.

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March 29, 2018

VGH #336: A Giant Skull Smoking a Blunt

We find ourselves unmistakably inside the video game realm as Randy encounters Xbox Live pirates on the Sea of Thieves. Meanwhile, Paul plots a prison break in A Way Out, although he’d rather escape from Yakuza 5. D.J. doesn’t like a Final Fantasy thing.

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March 22, 2018

VGH #335: Fox Dog Thing

Randy confronts various acrobatic and linguistic challenges in Fe. D.J. snoops on a gang of cool hackers in the #WarGames interactive-TV-series-game-thing. And events unfold over and over again in Last Day of June.

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March 15, 2018

VGH #334: Fraught with Peril

Unfettered by inclement weather, Cap’n Randy takes his galleon in search of booty (and a bigger bucket) on the Sea of Thieves. Meanwhile, D.J. sticks to the familiar music game waters of DJMAX Respect. Also, someone’s been drinking again.

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March 8, 2018

VGH #333: More Swords Than Anyone Else

Paul heads Into the Breach for another chance to save humanity from giant insects, Randy hops aboard the Subsurface Circular, and D.J. takes a part-time job as a UFO. Also, a year later, how much do we love exchanging friend codes on the Switch? So much.

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March 2, 2018

Monster Hunter Hunt Night V: Insert Subtitle Here

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Hunt night returns! Starting this Friday at 8:00PM Eastern, we’ll be playing on PS4 and have a 16-player lobby open for you to post the quests you’re working on, find others’ quests to help out with, or just hang out and socialize. All you need to do is join via the room code, which will be posted below once the room opens. We hope to see you there!

Also you can do this: Voice chat with us on the VGH Discord: https://discord.gg/2yZKtNd

Room code: 7rDbsKrKANdB

Join the VGH Monster Hunter: World squad:
Once you’ve joined our room, you’ll receive an invite to join the in-game VGH squad which will make joining future hunt nights a breeze. You’ll also be able to jump into a room with other VGH squad members whenever you’re online.

WHAT: Monster Hunter: World on the PlayStation 4
WHEN: Friday, March 2 @ 8PM ET
HOW: Join us using our room code! (code will be posted above once the room is active)

Or add us on PSN:
Paul – Dasflikko
D.J. – metaly

March 1, 2018

VGH #332: You Know Garrus, Right?

On this week’s show: Garrus chat. Also, Paul finally makes room in his busy schedule to play Mass Effect Andromeda for some reason, and Randy regales us with tales of his recent experience with Dandara ON THE SWITCH.

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February 23, 2018

Monster Hunter Hunt Night IV: The Quest for Peace

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Hunt night returns! Starting this Saturday at 8PM Eastern, we’ll be playing on PS4 and have a 16-player lobby open for you to post the quests you’re working on, find others’ quests to help out with, or just hang out and socialize. All you need to do is join via the room code, which will be posted here on Saturday. We hope to see you there!

Also you can do this: Voice chat with us on the VGH Discord: https://discord.gg/2yZKtNd

Room code: keANazN62Gm

Join the VGH Monster Hunter: World squad:
Once you’ve joined our room, you’ll receive an invite to join the in-game VGH squad which will make joining future hunt nights a breeze. You’ll also be able to jump into a room with other VGH squad members whenever you’re online.

WHAT: Monster Hunter: World on the PlayStation 4
WHEN: Saturday, February 24 @ 8PM ET
HOW: Join us using our room code! (code will be posted above once the room is active)

Or add us on PSN:
Paul – Dasflikko
D.J. – metaly

February 22, 2018

VGH #331: Doctor Robot

Paul and D.J. get pulled into Metal Gear Survive‘s weird alternate dimension of tower defense and zombies. D.J. interrogates robots on a train in Subsurface Circular. And Monster Hunter: World continues.

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February 15, 2018

VGH #330: Shotguns and Super Glue

Randy delves into the world of thinly veiled 90s TV references in The Darkside Detective. D.J. plays the latest in one of his favorite genres: Shadow of the Colossus remakes. And Paul continues hunting monsters, somewhere.

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February 15, 2018

Monster Hunter Hunt Night III: The Search for Spock

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Our first Monster Hunter: World community day was a lot of fun, so we’re doing another! It’ll work the same way as before: Starting Friday at 9PM Eastern, we’ll be playing on PS4 and have a 16-player lobby open for you to post the quests you’re working on, find others’ quests to help out with, or just hang out and socialize. All you need to do is join via the room code, which will be posted here on Sunday. We hope to see you there!

Also you can do this: Voice chat with us on the VGH Discord: https://discord.gg/2yZKtNd

Join the VGH Monster Hunter: World squad:
Once you’ve joined our room, you’ll receive an invite to join the in-game VGH squad which will make joining future hunt nights a breeze. You’ll also be able to jump into a room with other VGH squad members whenever you’re online.

WHAT: Monster Hunter: World on the PlayStation 4
WHEN: Friday, February 16 @ 9PM ET
HOW: Join us using our room code! (code will be posted above once the room is active)

Or add us on PSN:
Paul – Dasflikko
D.J. – metaly

February 9, 2018

Game Night: Monster Hunter: World: Monster Harder

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Our first Monster Hunter: World community day was a lot of fun, so we’re doing another! It’ll work the same way as last week, just at a different time: Starting Sunday at 4PM Eastern, we’ll be playing on PS4 and have a 16-player lobby open for you to post the quests you’re working on, find others’ quests to help out with, or just hang out and socialize. All you need to do is join via the room code, which will be posted here on Sunday. We hope to see you there!

New this week:
Voice chat with us on the VGH Discord: https://discord.gg/2yZKtNd

Room code: 42AsjrfaDbue

Join the VGH Monster Hunter: World squad:
Once you’ve joined our room, you’ll receive an invite to join the in-game VGH squad which will make joining future hunt nights a breeze. You’ll also be able to jump into a room with other VGH squad members whenever you’re online.

WHAT: Monster Hunter: World on the PlayStation 4
WHEN: Sunday, February 11 @ 4PM ET
HOW: Join us using our room code! (code will be posted above once the room is active)

Or add us on PSN:
Paul – Dasflikko
D.J. – metaly

February 8, 2018

VGH #329: Just Keep Exploding

Randy shoots up space-terrorists in Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare before uncovering Radiant Historia‘s dark underbelly of anti-anime DLC. D.J. gives an update on the state of fashion in Final Fantasy XIV. And Paul continues hunting monsters, somewhere.

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February 1, 2018

VGH #328: Look upon This Garbage

Part 6 of the Garbage Trilogy confusingly continues with the full version of Monster Hunter: World, which Paul and D.J. determine, after an unspecified number of hours, is decidedly not garbage. Also, Randy climbs a mountain in Celeste.

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February 1, 2018

Community Game Night: Monster Hunter: World

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Hunters unite! Monster Hunter: World is here and we’re kicking off what’s sure to be the first of many VGH hunting nights this Friday, February 2nd. Whether you’re a fledgling hunter or a grizzled veteran from the First Fleet, you’re welcome to join Paul, D.J. and the VGH community as we slay ferocious beasts, lug around enormous eggs, and cause a ruckus at the local canteen. Starting Friday at 7:30 Eastern, we’ll be playing on PS4 and have a 16-player lobby open for you to post the quests you’re working on, find others’ quests to help out with, or just hang out and socialize. All you need to do is join via the room code, which will be posted here on Friday. We hope to see you there!

Room code: 3FvtG3BKE38C

Join the VGH Monster Hunter: World squad:
Once you’ve joined our room, you’ll receive an invite to join the in-game VGH squad which will make joining future hunt nights a breeze. You’ll also be able to jump into a room with other VGH squad members whenever you’re online.

WHAT: Monster Hunter: World on the PlayStation 4
WHEN: Friday, February 2 @ 7:30pm ET
HOW: Join us using our room code! (code will be posted above once the room is active)

Or add us on PSN:
Paul – Dasflikko
D.J. – metaly

January 25, 2018

VGH #327: My Brain Feels Different

Paul and D.J. get deep into Monster Hunter World and opine on controversial topics like drinks and numbers. Meanwhile, Randy escapes Monster Hunter with the Lost Sphear demo, then escapes from the Lost Sphear demo with a classic 3DS game. Also, cardboard.

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January 18, 2018

VGH #326: Lookin’ 4 Nudes

It’s the episode we’ve all been waiting for: Randy played Knack II and has opinions. Meanwhile, D.J. treads cautiously into Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King, and Paul played Yakuza 5?

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January 11, 2018

VGH #325: Befriending a Chicken

So far, 2018 is looking a lot like 2017 with more Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Yakuza. Meanwhile, D.J. takes a trip to an art installation.

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