July 24, 2014

VGH #154: Ben Franklin’s Almanac

VGH #154: Ben Franklin's Almanac

Historians have long valued Ben Franklin’s famous almanac for the whimsical tales writ upon its myriad pages (20 collectible in Boston, 16 in New York). Stories of shrieking elf children, charismatic party trolls and cooperating robots provided hours of delight for American colonists skilled enough to parkour across rooftops and recover the First American’s scrawlings.


  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, Borderlands, Divinity: Original Sin, Halo: Reach, Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, Portal 2, Resident Evil 5, Spelunky, Splinter Cell: Conviction

Episode Timeline:
0:00 – Intro
4:33 – Halo: Reach
15:44 – Zelda: A Link to the Past
23:02 – Assassin’s Creed IV: Ben Franklin Dances Wild
31:03 – Divinity: Original Sin
44:15 – How I Learned to Stop Playing Solo and Love Co-Op Gunbroing Everything
62:45 – Viewer Mail
64:36 – Outro

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“The Chiptune Legacy” and “Cosmic Visions” by Jimmy “Big Giant Circles” Hinson.
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