A monthly discussion of mostly video games. We occasionally dip into the world of tabletop and other gaming too.
It's 2021 and you can play updated versions of Myst, Diablo II and Quake on current consoles. What the…? Also, we've got actual new games including Far Cry 6, Deathloop, Psychonauts 2, The Artful Escape and Aliens: Fireteam Elite. Then there are seasoned takes and deep dives into Curse of the Dead Gods, Hades, Maki's … Continue reading "NQcast120 – What Year Is It?" The post NQcast120 – What Year Is It? first appeared on No Quarters dot Net | A MFVGP.
Game Pass continues to be the way we discover and sample new game releases, and this episodes features several titles from the service. All the latest and greatest (?) including The Ascent, Balder's Gate Dark Alliance, Death's Door and Bloodroots. Also, Maki finally discovers the goodness of the most recent Shadow of the Colossus remaster. … Continue reading "NQcast119 – Die-alogue" The post NQcast119 – Die-alogue first appeared on No Quarters dot Net | A MFVGP.
Press F Weekend happens May 28th-May 31st, 2021 and we’ve got all the details! If you’d like to see them in print you can check out this post but otherwise stay tuned to the episode! We’ve also got the hottest new video games to talk about like Returnal, Mass Effect Legendary Edition, Outriders, Just Die … Continue reading "NQcast118 – Griefing Your Whales" The post NQcast118 - Griefing Your Whales first appeared on No Quarters dot Net | A MFVGP.
Time for another exciting episode! In the first half of this installment we cover the new Xbox Wireless headset, Hitman 3, Sniper Elite 4, Maquette, Poker Club, Unruly Heroes and Maneater. Then in the second half it is a whirlwind of games including Ghost Recon Breakpoint, State of Decay 2, Mario Tennis Aces, Scott Pilgrim, … Continue reading "NQcast117 – Dielysis" The post NQcast117 - Dielysis first appeared on No Quarters dot Net | A MFVGP.
It’s time for the 2020 Favorites of the Year awards! It was a very strange year so we’ll try to make sense of the video game side of things for you, as well as work through some new rules for the awards going forward. Also, expect some Hades talk! The post NQcast116 - Asterisk FOTYs first appeared on No Quarters dot Net | A MFVGP.
2021 has arrived and we’ve got a lot of games to discuss. In the first half: Cyberpunk 2077, Harlo gets a PS5, Astro’s Playroom, Spider Man Miles Morales, Spelunky 2, Demon Souls, Immortals Fenyx Rising, Marvel’s Avengers, Call of the Sea and Call of Duty. The second half features: Watch Dogs Legion, Assassins Creed Odyssey, … Continue reading "NQcast115 – Wreckfast" The post NQcast115 - Wreckfast first appeared on No Quarters dot Net | A MFVGP.
New consoles are here! Let’s get right to it. First Half: Xbox Series X! Games include Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War and Modern Warfare Warzone, Watch Dogs Legion, Dirt 5, Tetris Effect Connected, Maneater, Fuser, State of Decay 2, Control, Forza Horizon, Burnout Paradise and Need for Speed Hot Pursuit remastered. Second Half: … Continue reading "NQcast114 – Cool Baby Magnets" The post NQcast114 - Cool Baby Magnets first appeared on No Quarters dot Net | A MFVGP.
Two weeks in a row?! Insanity! We have much to discuss. First up, there are new games, like Star Wars Squadrons, Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1+2 and Battletoads. Those last two are new, we promise. We’ve got lots of thoughts on Nintendo Switch releases like Super Mario 3D All-Stars and Super Mario Bros. 35, Katamari … Continue reading "NQcast113 – Disgusting Polygons" The post NQcast113 - Disgusting Polygons first appeared on No Quarters dot Net | A MFVGP.
For this episode we’ve got three distinct topics. First, we’ve got thoughts on the announcements and pre-ordering process for the new Playstation and Xbox consoles. It did not go well! Second, it’s Tales from Playbor Day Weekend 2020 as we look back on our gaming weekend and share some stories about the good times we … Continue reading "NQcast112 – Three Actual Dogs" The post NQcast112 - Three Actual Dogs first appeared on No Quarters dot Net | A MFVGP.
Video games are back and so are we! Strap in for three hours of talk about the latest games. Games like The Last of Us 2, Ghosts of Tsushima, Grounded, Fast and Furious Crossroads and Dunk Lords! But that’s not all. We’ve also got things to say about The Outer Worlds, new DLC for Control, … Continue reading "NQcast111 – Fleet Dangerous"
Still quarantined but we’re back to talk about the world of video games! We say farewell to Mixer but hello to new consoles! Then we get into specific games like Call of Duty Modern Warfare / Warzone, the Resident Evil series, Ghost Recon Breakpoint, Anthem, Oxenfree, Kentucky Route Zero, Stranded Deep, Shaolin vs. Wutang and … Continue reading "NQcast110 – Literally Amnesia"
Hello video game friends, we hope you are well. We also hope you’re ready for a new episode, because here you go! Lots to talk about in this installment including Doom Eternal, Call of Duty Warzone, Nioh 2, State of Decay 2, Control, The Division 2, that new Playstation 5 controller and lots more! (Note: … Continue reading "NQcast109 – COVIDeo Games"
We make our Twitch debut while also being sick as hell, one of us so sick they couldn’t even participate. The survivors carry on to give thoughts on hot new games like Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order, Pokemon Shield, Need for Speed Heat, Team Sonic Racing, Control, Borderlands 3 and more. Indies and older titles … Continue reading "NQcast107 – Mech-anics"
Video games are back and so are we! In this installment you’ll get our thoughts on Borderlands 3, Gears 5, Control, The Dark Pictures Anthology: Man of Medan and lots more. Plus, your emails and a firm declaration that the Xbox 360 is the greatest video game system of all time. Don’t @ us. Enjoy!
We’re back from pinball excursions to talk about that and also video games! In the first half we’ve got thoughts on Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, a slew of Xbox Game Pass titles including Void Bastards, Dandara, Dead By Daylight and Zombie Army Trilogy, and some old favorites like Contra, Castlevania and Hitman 2. In the … Continue reading "NQcast105 – Nightmare Sleepy Zone"
Hey there, remember us? We’re back to talk about video games! Games like Rage 2, Mortal Kombat 11, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, Party Hard 2, Injustice 1 and 2, Vampyr and lots more. Plus, copious amounts of pinball talk and random asides. Enjoy!
The 2018 FOTYs are here! All the favorite games from 2018 will get their due in this episode, perhaps including some of your favorites too like Red Dead Redemption 2, Dead Cells, Marvel’s Spider-Man and more. Plus, non-stop bitching about the state of video games! Join us for the joyous celebration.
It’s the sequel to our first 100 episodes, and we celebrate by playing almost nothing but sequels! Red Dead Redemption 2, Hitman 2, Just Cause 4, Super Smash Bros Ultimate, BLOPS IIII, Fallout 76 and a whole lot more. You might feel like you’ve heard all this before, but we swear it’s like 81% new … Continue reading "NQcast101 – The Sucking Life of Someone Else"
It’s the 100th episode of No Quarters! So this month we decided to talk about games. Games like Red Dead Redemption 1 & 2, Forza Horizon 4, Dead Cells, Spider-Man, and more. Plus, gaming PC stories, pinball and lots more. Join us for our final episode… until we come back next month!
We’re back and it’s not time to stop the music just yet however it is time for some games like Marvel’s Spider-Man for PS4, Dead Cells, Slay the Spire, and more to face the music as we discuss them in depth. We’re joined via Skype by special guest Knobs to breakdown what we’ve been playing … Continue reading "NQcast99.5 – The Penultimate is Mightier Than The Swordultimate"
Our penultimate episode will make you chuckle as we discuss updates to Far Cry 5 and No Man’s Sky, Danger Zone 2, The Crew 2, Dark Souls Remastered, Pinball Arcade, Yoku’s Island Express, Lumines Remastered, and even have some thoughts about the future relevance of the Electronic Entertainment Expo. Enjoy!
We’re back and it’s time to talk about video games! This month we’ve got God of War, Detroit Become Human, Far Cry 5, State of Decay 2, Super Mega Baseball 2, Homefront: The Revolution, Dropmix, and lots more. Dropmix is SO GOOD you guys. Enjoy!
A truly rare thing has occurred. All four of your favorite podcasters have played TWO games in common this month! Join us as we talk for hours about Far Cry 5 and Burnout Paradise Remastered, followed by brief mentions of Tekken 7, Aviary Attorney, Super Mario Odyssey, Crackdown and more. Plus, our guide on how … Continue reading "NQcast97 – It’s Poppycock!"
Your favorite video game podcast is back for another brand new episode! This month we’re talking Monster Hunter World, Yakuza 0, The Golf Club 2, Red Dead Redemption, The Sims 4, Burnout Paradise, Into the Breach, Grand Theft Auto roleplaying and even that grotesque Super Seducer thing. Enjoy!
It’s time for the 2017 FOTY Awards! This year we award all the games with the best loot crates. Best opening animation! Best potential loot! Best costumes we almost got but didn’t! Actually none of that is true, except for the FOTY part. Join us as we count down all the games from 2017 that … Continue reading "NQcast95 – Open For Chance At Platinum FOTY"
Merry December everyone! We’ve returned to break down the Xbox One X and all the latest games including Wolfenstein II, Assassins Creed Origins, Need for Speed Payback, South Park The Fractured But Whole, Fortnite Battle Royale, new Hitman DLC and lots more. Plus, retro gaming and pinball stories. Enjoy!
Well look who’s back to talk about video games… it’s us! Yay! Hot and/or quick takes are given for South Park: The Fractured But Whole, Cuphead, Pinball FX 3, Star Wars Battlefront II beta, Nioh, Dark Souls 3, livestreaming, the Humble Bundle / IGN buyout and lots more! Enjoy.
Well it’s finally happened… we’ve done a video game podcast that’s not about video games. Okay, that’s not entirely true, but they’re different video games than you’re used to. We’ve got VR talk as an Oculus Rift has been acquired. BJ has streaming talk of his time with Firewatch, Uncharted 2 and more. Maki has … Continue reading "NQcast92 – Informed and Ashamed"
We are finally back and we’ve decided to talk about video games this time! We’ve got E3, Ghost Recon Wildlands, Prey, Nioh, Nier Automata, Mass Effect, Bioshock, tales of internet streaming, the Nintendo Switch, Zelda, putting things in your mouth and so much more! Enjoy.
June is almost here and you might have noticed there hasn’t been a new episode since April. Sorry about that. We’ve been super busy and as a result, we’ve barely played any games. But there’s good news. June brings both a trip to Atlanta for the Southern Fried Gameroom Expo and E3! Our plan is … Continue reading "A Special Announcement About The Future of No Quarters"
Sadness reigns supreme on this edition of the podcast. Is Zelda: Breath of the Wild as amazing as everyone says? No. Is Mass Effect Andromeda as bad as everyone says? Getting there. Is Horizon Zero Dawn too much of a video game? Yes. Luckily there are rays of sunshine to be found in games like … Continue reading "NQcast90 – People Are Garbage"
We’re back to talk video games, none of which are Hatoful Boyfriend. Instead we’re here to chat Nioh, Steep, Star Wars Battlefront, Battlefield 1, Rise of the Tomb Raider and digital pinball. Plus, BJ has a shocking announcement! Enjoy. NQcast89 – Anime Pigeon Boyfriend Simulator 2016 First half! 1:40 Nioh (Maki) 15:37 Steep (Chuck, BJ) … Continue reading "NQcast89 – Anime Pigeon Boyfriend Simulator 2016"
We locked ourselves inside a bunker for one whole month and this is the edited down result: nearly 4 hours of the best things about 2016’s video game lineup. Enjoy categories such as “Best Soundtrack” and “Honorable Mentions” as we work towards naming our favorite games of the year. Are yours on the list? Clear … Continue reading "NQcast88 – The 2016 FOTY Awards"
As the year ends, the video game industry releases all the video games. In response, the No Quarters crew attempts to play them all. This month we talk Dead Rising 4, Dishonored 2, Telltale’s Batman series, Recore, Superhot, Forza Horizon 3’s new Blizzard Mountain DLC, games with “Battle” in the title, and LOTS more. Join … Continue reading "NQcast87 – Be A Good Tank"
On America’s darkest day, three brave podcasters gather to drink alcohol and talk video games. Topics include Call of Duty Infinite Warfare, Titanfall 2, Hitman, NBA 2K17, sadness, Gears of War 4, Mafia III, Rock Band Rivals and lots more. Enjoy as we pour one out… for America!
This month is mostly all about No Man’s Sky. In case you’ve been living under a space rock (which someone came along and shot with a mining laser), it’s out and people are talking about it. Including us. But we spare you this if you wish by saving it for the 2nd half of … Continue reading "NQcast84 – Verbal Space Program"
Pokemon Go, am I right? Yep, I’m right, and so we spend a lot of time this episode talking about the newest “gaming” sensation. Also, other Pokemon games, like Y and Yellow, which aren’t the same thing if you can believe it. For those of you who don’t care about catching them all, we’ve got … Continue reading "NQcast83 – Master Balls"
We’re back from Atlanta, GA with tales from our pinball weekend! Also, video games! Ones like Overwatch, Hitman, Trials of the Blood Dragon, Life is Strange, Resident Evil and more. Plus, the hottest of hot takes on E3 2016. Mellow out and like, join us! NQcast82 – Party of the Blood Dragon First half! 1:31 … Continue reading "NQcast82 – Party of the Blood Dragon"
Summer is rapidly approaching and that means video games? Yep! There’s a bunch to play in what’s shaping up to be the best year for gaming in a long time. We’ve got Uncharted 4, Doom, Homefront the Revolution, Halo 5: Guardians, Dark Souls III, Overwatch and lots more. Plus GET HYPE for the Southern Fried … Continue reading "NQcast81 – Face Turn Heeling"
Lots of betas to talk about this month, including looks at Battleborn, Mirror’s Edge Catalyst and DOOM. There’s also actual “finished” games to discuss, like Quantum Break, Hitman, Dark Souls 3, Enter the Gungeon and Trackmania Turbo. Plus, BJ’s here for what must be some kind of consecutive appearance record. Take that, Cal Ripken Jr. … Continue reading "NQcast80 – Alpha Betas"
Greetings! No Quarters is back for another episode, featuring video games! Games such as Far Cry Primal, The Division, Galak-Z, Broforce, The Walking Dead: Michonne, and even Burnout Paradise. You should listen, because you don’t have anything better to do, right? Right! NQcast79 – Your SHMUP Is Missing The SH First half! 1:24 Far Cry … Continue reading "NQcast79 – Your SHMUP Is Missing The SH"
We combined Valentine’s Day and President’s Day into one holiday and your gift is a new episode! This month, enjoy our chats about Firewatch, The Witness, The Crew: Wild Run, Star Wars Battlefront, Helldivers, Dragon Age Inquisition, Diablo III and lots more. Don’t say we don’t love you, because we totally do.
We’re back! And it’s time for our Favorites Of The Year awards! But first we’ve got a whole first half of games to get through. Games like Just Cause 3, Amplitude, Rise of the Tomb Raider, Star Wars Battlefront and lots more. Then it’s the FOTYs where all the favorites get awards. Even bad games … Continue reading "NQcast77 – The Gentleman’s FOTYs"
Games season is upon us and holy f*ckb@alls do we have a lot of g*ddamn!d games to talk about! Games like Fallout 4, Rise of the Tomb Raider, Call of Duty Black Ops III, Need for Speed, Guitar Hero Live, WWE 2K16, Halo 5: Guardians, Assassins Creed Syndicate and more! Join us for three hours … Continue reading "NQcast76 – The Sweet Nutcracker"
Welcome to our platinum jubilee and joining us for the celebration of 75 episodes is special guest BJ! He’s got news from the land of Playstation Plus, Rocket League and Pokemon, but the rest of us dive in to Rock Band 4, Mad Max, Forza Motorsport 6, Until Dawn, Transformers Devastation and more. SEND PRESENTS.
This month we get dirty with Mad Max, try to make sense of Metal Gear Solid V, try to survive the night in both Until Dawn and Dying Light and see what all the fuss is with HD remakes. Then secrets will be revealed, the legitimacy of mobile games discussed and the maddening menus of … Continue reading "NQcast74 – Roadblock to Fun"
The Fab Four of video games have got what you need in this month’s exciting episode. Batman: Arkham Knight will always love you, Styx: Master of Shadows isn’t the best of times, you shouldn’t go, go out and get Godzilla but then why not pump up the volume as we get down with some tabletop … Continue reading "NQcast73 – Music References: The Game: The Podcast"
It’s been a busy month for video games, with the release of Batman: Arkham Knight, the annual Electronic Entertainment Expo, and Chuck & Harlo’s trip to Atlanta to check out the Southern Fried Gameroom Expo. We’ve got hot takes on all these things, as well as Elite Dangerous, Xbox One backwards compatibility, Oculus Rift and … Continue reading "NQcast72 – Adventures of Scooter McCoolguy and Dudebro Badass"