October 11, 2018

VGH #364: A Huge Head on a Tiny Body

Randy does some minor time traveling in The Gardens Between. D.J. survives the latest Monster Hunter World festival, only to find himself surrounded by dragons in Dragalia Lost. Paul sets everyone straight on what is a sword and what is an axe.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Dragalia Lost, Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate, Monster Hunter World, Spider-Man, The Gardens Between

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October 4, 2018

VGH #363: My Super Flashy Desperation Move

Randy advances his chicken liberation agenda by implanting one with deadly explosives in Bomb Chicken, then spends some time in the slightly less volatile world of Hob. D.J. re-enters the Stage of History in Soulcalibur VI. Also, Fortnite for adults.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Bomb Chicken, Fortnite, Hob, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Soulcalibur VI

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September 27, 2018

VGH #362: Help a Noob Out

Paul’s thrilling 14859024-part Yakuza segment comes to a close as he wraps up Yakuza Kiwami 2. Also, Forza Horizon 4 vs. The Crew vs. a pleasant Hawaiian vacation, and a nearly endless buffet of exploding heads in Fist of the North Star: Lost Paradise.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Fist of the North Star: Lost Paradise, Forza Horizon 4, Spider-Man, The Crew, Yakuza Kiwami 2

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September 20, 2018

VGH #361: Famous Asian Actors

We’re continuing to murder people indiscriminately as Spider-Man but occasionally tagging in Lara Croft to show us how it’s really done. Also, full-contact lawyering in the Yakuza studio’s upcoming Judge Eyes.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Judge Eyes, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Spider-Man

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September 13, 2018

VGH #360: Charleston Bomb

We’ve got Spider-Man fever, although we can’t seem to remember all the words to his theme song. Also, a return to World War II via the Battlefield V beta, and follow-up thoughts on Pokémon Go and Dragon Quest XI.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Battlefield V, Dragon Quest XI, Pokémon Go, Spider-Man

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September 6, 2018

VGH #359: Corporate Donut Hole

After a Pokemon-infested detour around Seattle, we’re back to our old tricks: Gushing about the latest Yakuza game and arguing about donut semantics. Also: A tiny bit of Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Donut County, Katamari Damacy, Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate, Pokémon Go, Yakuza Kiwami 2

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August 30, 2018

VGH #358: We Don’t Talk About Dino Crisis 3

We’re putting a wrap on this year’s Summer Backlog Attack with the offensively relaxing Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles, the extremely old Elder Scrolls: Arena, and the original Dragon Quest alla giapponese.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Dino Crisis 2, Dragon Quest, Elder Scrolls: Arena, Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles

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August 23, 2018

VGH #357: Naughty Dad


Randy continues his trip deep down the Holedown hole. Paul remembers what it’s like to Uncharted. D.J. is completely baffled by Street Fighter 1. Also, Life Is Strange hot takes.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Doom, Holedown, Life Is Strange, Street Fighter, Uncharted: The Lost Legacy

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August 16, 2018

VGH #356: Shirtless Demon Punching

It’s most ambitious crossover event in VGH history: We played both sides of the Monster Hunter World x Final Fantasy XIV collaboration. Also, Randy discovers new things in Night in the Woods, D.J. plays the original Far Cry, and Paul tries a new Yakuza.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Doom, Far Cry, Final Fantasy XIV, Monster Hunter World, Night in the Woods, Yakuza Kiwami 2

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August 9, 2018

VGH #355: Like D-Day but Worse

Randy fills that Arkanoid-shaped void in his life with some Holedown before stepping back into No Man’s Sky to see if they’ve added more inventory slots. D.J. tries to learn about World War II via the original Call of Duty. Also, a brief Dragonball detour.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Call of Duty, Dragon Ball FighterZ, Evolution 2018, Holedown, No Man's Sky, slappers only

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August 2, 2018

VGH #354: Potions and Meat

Randy and D.J. try to make sense of the new Shin Megami Tensei mobile thing. Also, life in an underwater subway in Splatoon 2‘s Octo Expansion, re-learning how to hunt in Monster Hunter Generations, and the summer Backlog Attack is back!

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Backlog Attack 2018, Monster Hunter Generations, Shin Megami Tensei Liberation Dx2, Splatoon 2

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July 26, 2018

VGH #353: I Wish It Was Edible

Randy returns from the Jersey Shore (not that one) with tales of his re-Marstered life on, uh, Mars. D.J. goes into way too much detail over the new Steam version of Groove Coaster. Also, tips for enjoying Monster Hunter World‘s summer festival.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker, Groove Coaster, Monster Hunter World, Red Faction: Guerrilla

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July 18, 2018

VGH #352: Granny Badass

Paul starts traveling down the long and mysterious Octopath. D.J. makes things more difficult than necessary in Homesick. Also, an extreme throwback to BBS RPGs, and unexpected fun climbing a tower.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Final Fantasy XIV, Homesick, Legend of the Red Dragon, Octopath Traveler

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July 12, 2018

VGH #351: Red-Hot Summer Game Music!

Beat the summer heat with some cool, red-hot game music, or something! We share our favorite Sega hits, favorite tropical Animal Crossing jams, and favorite… Antonio Vivaldi?

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July 5, 2018

VGH #350: 100% Putin-Free

We’re joining in The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit, escaping the Commies in Black The Fall, and learning all about copyright law in the Westworld mobile game. And wait, is that Gravity Rush 2?

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June 28, 2018

VGH #349: I Am Not a Pro

Paul finally caves to peer pressure and tries Fortnite. D.J. leaves the arcade long enough to go treasure hunting in Gravity Rush 2. Randy does an in-depth analysis of the various Captains Toad. Also, Hollow Knight.

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June 21, 2018

VGH #348: A Chicken, Perhaps?

Randy tries Yoku’s Island Express, the latest in the crowded dung beetle/fruit-trading/pinball adventure genre. D.J. goes on a leisurely cruise in Quarantine Circular. And, of course, Yakuza.

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June 15, 2018

VGH #347: E3 2018

It’s E3 week and we can’t wait to hear all about the new Animal Crossing game!

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June 7, 2018

VGH #346: Trying Very Hard

Randy unveils his plan for Word Domination. D.J. navigates the treacherous staircases of Runner 3. Paul plays the same old same old. And someone, somewhere is excited for E3. Also: How realistic of a tennis game is Mario Tennis Aces?

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May 31, 2018

VGH #345: Roguelike That I Like

What is Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon? A miserable pile of dated graphics and clunky controls. (Depending who you ask.) Also: Burly Men at Sea, the further adventures of wizards, and the first five prime numbers.

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