April 19, 2018


Things Discussed: God of War, isle of dogs, Monster Hunter, semantris, Tomb Raider

April 12, 2018

#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.

Things Discussed: Dragon Quest XI, Groove Coaster, Japan, Metropolis: Lux Obscura, Minit, Ticket to Earth, Xenogears

April 5, 2018


Things Discussed: 5k running, A Way Out, Rise of the Tomb Raider

March 29, 2018

#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.

Things Discussed: A Way Out, Final Fantasy XIV, Sea of Thieves, Yakuza 5

March 22, 2018

#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.

Things Discussed: #WarGames, DJMAX Respect, Fe, Last Day of June

March 15, 2018

#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.

Things Discussed: DJMAX Respect, Monster Hunter World, Sea of Thieves

March 8, 2018

#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.

Things Discussed: GameFAQs, Into the Breach, Mass Effect Andromeda, Nintendo Switch, Part Time UFO, Subsurface Circular, Super Mario Odyssey

March 1, 2018

#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.

Things Discussed: Dandara, Desert Golfing, Mass Effect Andromeda, Monster Hunter World

February 22, 2018

#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.

Things Discussed: Metal Gear Survive, Monster Hunter World, Subsurface Circular

February 15, 2018

#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.

Things Discussed: Celeste, Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes, Monster Hunter World, Shadow of the Colossus, The Darkside Detective

February 8, 2018

#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.

Things Discussed: Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, Final Fantasy XIV, Monster Hunter World, Radiant Historia, Shadow of the Colossus

February 1, 2018

#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.

Things Discussed: Bridge Constructor Portal, Celeste, Monster Hunter World

January 25, 2018

#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.

Things Discussed: Lost Sphear, Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon, Monster Hunter World, Nintendo Labo

January 18, 2018

#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?

Things Discussed: Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King, Knack II, Yakuza 5

January 11, 2018

#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.

Things Discussed: Islands: Non-Places, Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Panoramical, Yakuza 0, Yakuza 4

January 4, 2018

#324: 17 Goombas Tall

We look back on 2017, a year sure to be remembered by history for its seemingly endless stream of quality video games.

Things Discussed: Dead Cells, Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood, Golf Story, Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Nier: Automata, Night in the Woods, Nine Parchments, PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS, Splatoon 2, Steamworld Dig 2, Super Mario Odyssey, Tacoma, Yakuza 0, Yakuza 3

December 21, 2017

Mini Hangover: 2017 Bonus Tracks

D.J. made a special playlist just for you.

Things Discussed: game music

December 14, 2017


Things Discussed: Star Trek

December 7, 2017

#322:

Put your blippers on: It's time for our spotlight on the year's best video game music, with selections from Super Mario Odyssey, Persona 5, Night in the Woods, Yakuza 0, Prey, Nier: Automata, Steamworld Dig 2, Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood, and more!

Things Discussed: Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood, game music, Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Night in the Woods, Prey, Steamworld Dig 2, Super Mario Odyssey, Yakuza, Yakuza 0, Yakuza Kiwami

November 30, 2017

#231: Friendshipness

This week, it's an all-Yakuza special episode, featuring Yakuza 3, Yakuza 0, The Flame and the Flood and the Yakuza, and Nintendo's new mobile hit, Animal Crossing: Yakuza Camp.

Things Discussed: Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, Super Mario Odyssey, The Flame and the Flood, Yakuza 0, Yakuza 3