November 15, 2018

VGH #369: A Long-Ass Time

Extra Life is a wrap! Laser League reveals Randy’s true calling as an eSports pro, Paul flirts with a side career in voice acting thanks to Doki Doki Literature Club, and D.J. attempts to make sense of 14 hours of Kingdom Hearts.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Doki Doki Literature Club, Extra Life, Extra Life 2018, Friday the 13th, Kingdom Hearts, Laser League

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November 8, 2018

VGH #368: A Horrible Night to Have a Curse

We’re taking a quick break from our 24 hours of Extra Life to tell you about some of the games we played, like Tetris Effect, We Happy Few, Business Clicker, Castlevania II, and… Guilty Summer Kiss 2: Bloody Secret? OK, sure.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Business Clicker, Castlevania II: Simon's Quest, Extra Life, Extra Life 2018, Guilty Summer Kiss 2: Bloody Secret, Monster Hunter World, Murder Mystery Adventure, Tetris Effect, We Happy Few

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November 1, 2018

VGH #367: Moppin’ Up Moons

Even with Extra Life right around the corner, we find ourselves distracted and wondering what it’s like to play the Cowboy Game. Also, the thrilling deaths of Spider-Man and his lady friends, returning to New Donk City, and — why not? — Dragalia Lost.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Dragalia Lost, Extra Life, Extra Life 2018, Red Dead Redemption 2, Spider-Man, Super Mario Odyssey

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October 25, 2018

VGH #366: Permanent Cringe Face

We’re getting spooOOooOoky this week with Slayaway Camp, Detention, and… Soulcalibur VI? Also, Konami rises from the dead.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Detention, Pixel Puzzle Collection, Slayaway Camp, Soulcalibur VI

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October 18, 2018

VGH #365: Maximum Spider

We wrap up both Spider-Man and Shadow of the Tomb Raider, then bust ghosts like it’s 2001 in the Luigi’s Mansion remake. Also, getting raidy in Dragalia Lost, and self-dismemberment for fun and donuts in The Missing.

  • Things Discussed

    Things Discussed:
    Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII, Dragalia Lost, Luigi's Mansion, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Spider-Man, The Missing: J.J. Macfield and the Island of Memories

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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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