March 16, 2017

VGH #285: PAX East 2017

Randy voyages to the far-off land of Boston, Pennsylvania (?), to attend PAX East, play video games, eat cookies, and silently judge cosplayers. Erik Kubik (from The Gamer’s Lounge) and Zenprime (from The Internet) join in on the fun.


March 9, 2017

VGH #284: Lonk and Zeldo

Hey it’s the episode where we talk about the Switch and Zelda.


March 2, 2017

VGH #283: These Arms Have Legs

D.J. finds some misallocated Nintendo hardware. Randy politely declines offers for help in the wilderness. Paul’s mistakes come back to haunt him 300 hours later.


February 24, 2017

VGH #282: The Villain Is Capitalism

Randy pulls rank to get his hands on that new Zelda game (give or take 13 years). Paul and D.J. continue chasing orbs in Fire Emblem Heroes, although they wonder why everyone’s clothes keep falling off. Also, swords: Are they guns?


February 16, 2017

VGH #281: Fishing on the Wrong Beach

Randy meets new friends in Watch Dogs 2 and finds ways to non-lethally kill them. D.J. knows a lot of things about Nier, since he’s been playing it. And, finally, the big ball saga concludes.


February 9, 2017

VGH #280: Onion Train

Climb aboard one of the most exclusive railways as Conductor Courtney takes us a journey to Resident Evil 7…ville? Also we offer our wallets to Fire Emblem Heroes, and Paul admires the hexes in The Castles of Burgundy.


February 2, 2017

VGH #279: Wasting the Horse

Paul takes a break from his gaming break to play a little of the Diablos. Randy attempts to overcome his Dragon Quest fatigue with more Dragon Quest. D.J. wonders why there are suddenly so many weirdos in Final Fantasy prison.


January 26, 2017

VGH #278: Kicked Out of Australia

Paul takes a break from all the gammin to build cities on an island full of sheep. Randy continues to pursue his murderous agenda on the mean streets of San Francisco. And D.J. is strong-armed into playing that game he’s always playing.


January 19, 2017

VGH #277: Chief Grass Technician

We’re gaming like it’s 2012 (or is that 1996?) by venturing into Diablo III‘s Diablo I tribute dungeon. We’re also gaming like it’s 2014 (Monument Valley), 2015 (The Witcher III), and March 3, 2017* (Nintendo Switch).

*except in certain European countries


January 12, 2017

VGH #276: Taco Truck Challenge

Join us as we answer 2017’s most burning questions: What is it like owning a dragon-cat-dog-bird-thing? How not-terrible is Watch Dogs 2? Is Paul stuck in an Animal Crossing time loop? What’s your social security number? Also, D.J. attends a stage play.


January 5, 2017

VGH #275: Sneaky Ninja in the Cyber Age

We reflect back on the games of 2016: the ones we loved, the ones we were only mildly enthused about, and the ones that made is stare blankly at our phones while we wandered into traffic.


December 29, 2016

Mini Hangover: The Final Fantasy Prelude

D.J. and Paul listen to how one classic Final Fantasy song has evolved over the series’ 30-year history.


December 27, 2016

Mini Hangover: Batman: The Telltale Series

**SPOILER ALERT** On this special mini episode, Paul is joined by his wife Courtney and they chat about their co-op play through of Batman: The Telltale Series. Spoilers abound!


December 15, 2016

VGH #274: A Good Time with a Good Dude

Good riddance, 2016! We cap off the year with a mailbag full of your questions and a round or two or three or four of our beverages of choice. Who will get eaten this time??


December 8, 2016

VGH #273: Best Game Music of 2016

Put on your headphones and join us as we listen to the greatest video game music from this terrible year.


December 1, 2016

VGH #272: Overall Pretty Dumb

Paul embarks on the anime road trip of a lifetime. D.J. takes a (short!) break from rebuilding Alefgard to hang out with a robot buddy. Randy tries to figure out why everyone’s dead.


November 23, 2016

VGH #271: Things We Know to Be Things

Randy finds his new ninja lifestyle oddly unsatisfying. Paul is trapped in the PlayStation 1 zombie wasteland of his dreams. D.J. is also trapped, but in an annoying space pod. Also Dragon Quest Builders Dragon Quest Builders Dragon Quest Builders.


November 17, 2016

VGH #270: Ffftroggy

We survived Extra Life last week and then started playing even MORE games so we could chat about those GAMES this week. Games like Alphabet, Nium, and Letter Quest Remastered. Also this week: dogs and survival games.


November 10, 2016

VGH #269: Live at Extra Life 2016

Have some semi-coherent rambling after staying up too late playing video games. And then… our Extra Life live show, ha ha!!


November 2, 2016

VGH #268: I Want the Pumpkin Face!

Paul attempts to drag Randy and D.J. into the depths of the Civilization VI rabbit hole. D.J. is tricked into playing a video game by a spooky grandma. Randy learns about how the people of Norway benefit from sustainable energy.