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Longtime friends and games media colleagues Vinny Caravella, Brad Shoemaker, and Alex Navarro share their combined decades of knowledge, expertise, and passion for games with weekly discussions about what they're playing, what's happening in the industry, and whatever else they're up to.

Nextlander


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    The Trade Show That Wouldn't Die

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 2, 2023 133:30


    This week we're buried in games, games, games! Games such as Dead Space, Hi-Fi Rush, Hitman's Freelancer mode, GoldenEye, Season, and Like a Dragon: Ishin! Also: console no-shows at this year's rebooted E3, early indications of demand for PS VR2, release dates for Xbox games like Redfall and Minecraft Legends, and more. Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:08) Show Rundown(00:03:41) Alex discovers AI generated sitcoms(00:09:26) Hi-Fi Rush [Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jan 25, 2023(00:26:50) First Break(00:26:55) Season: A Letter to the Future [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jan 31, 2023(00:36:40) Dead Space [PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox Series X|S] on Jan 27, 2023(00:47:04) HITMAN [Xbox One, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jan 20, 2021(01:04:31) Forspoken [PlayStation 5, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jan 24, 2023(01:09:26) GoldenEye 007 [Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S] on Jan 26, 2023(01:14:57) Kingdom Rush [Xbox One] on Jan 25, 2023(01:16:59) SpongeBob SquarePants: The Cosmic Shake [PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Nintendo Switch] on Jan 31, 2023(01:18:43) Like a Dragon: Ishin! [Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5] on Feb 22, 2023(01:24:43) Second Break(01:24:48) The News(01:25:13) Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo not officially joining E3?(01:40:40) Sony denies cutting PSVR2 production numbers(01:44:31) The DC Universe wants to unite across all media(01:52:47) Amazon is getting in the Tomb Raider business?(01:58:08) Xbox Developer Direct recaps(02:06:39) The games we talked about(02:08:09) Wrapping up and thanks(02:09:35) Mysterious Benefactor Shoutouts(02:11:34) Nextlander Content Updates(02:13:18) See ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The Inner Ear Is a Strange Place

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 26, 2023 94:28


    Did Brad choose 2023 to get into Subnautica VR? Yes. Did we check out that new SteamWorld Build demo? Yes. Do we have early-ish thoughts on Forspoken? Yes. Did we know what Hi-Fi Rush was when we recorded this? ...No. Can't win 'em all! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:16) Shove your Access Points down your Pi-Hole(00:05:58) Show Rundown(00:06:12) Forspoken [PlayStation 5, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jan 24, 2023(00:29:02) First Break(00:29:09) SteamWorld Build [PC (Microsoft Windows), Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S] in 2023(00:38:34) Subnautica VR [Mac, PC (Microsoft Windows), Oculus Rift, SteamVR] on Jan 23, 2018(00:48:37) Signalis [PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S] on Oct 27, 2022(00:50:34) Vampire Survivors [Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One] on Nov 10, 2022(00:53:34) Second Break(00:54:28) Microsoft, 343, and the future of Halo(01:02:22) More games added to PlayStation VR2's launch window(01:12:14) Justin Roiland resigns from Squanch Games(01:18:57) Xbox adds new features to manage energy consumption(01:27:10) Breaking news update. It's happening(01:28:30) Wrapping up and thanks(01:31:12) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(01:33:17) See ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The Year of Extraction

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 19, 2023 104:51


    This week's podcast is packed with words about handheld adventures, console preferences, and games like Signalis, LizardSpock, and the hottest Microvanias. Also: Microsoft layoffs, a strike at Ubisoft, creeping PC hardware requirements, questionable Xbox storage solutions, haunted vehicles, and more. Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:00:54) Down in the meme hole(00:01:52) The Show Rundown(00:08:19) I finally got my Playdate!(00:13:19) Alex sounds ready for Steam Deck(00:17:46) Games like... LizardSpock?(00:19:16) Signalis [PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S] on Oct 27, 2022(00:25:27) First Break(00:25:36) The Case of the Golden Idol [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Oct 13, 2022(00:30:44) Atrio: The Dark Wild [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 10, 2021(00:33:58) Vampire Survivors [Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One] on Nov 10, 2022(00:38:32) Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0 [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S] on Nov 16, 2022(00:45:52) Second Break(00:46:40) Microsoft's massive layoffs(00:54:02) Possible strike by Ubisoft Paris employees(01:06:54) Justin Roiland felony charges(01:12:16) The best selling games of 2022 in the US(01:18:14) What's your most popular platform?(01:24:01) Ready to upgrade all the hardware?(01:29:36) Emails(01:40:45) Wrapping up and thanks(01:41:34) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(01:43:22) Nextlander content updates(01:44:38) See ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Keep It or Junk It

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 12, 2023 111:34


    Do we know what the hell is going on with WWE? Not exactly, but we try to make sense of it anyway, plus our first steps into Warzone 2.0's DMZ, the end of High on Life, Vinny's foray into Vampire Survivors, an Apple VR headset, thoughts on a Last of Us Part 3, and more. Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.Cue(00:00:10) Intro(00:03:51) What is going on with... wrestling?(00:10:02) Show rundown(00:10:56) Old computer parts: Keep it or Junk it?(00:14:03) The Games(00:14:08) Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0 [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S] on Nov 16, 2022(00:27:09) First Break(00:27:13) The Case of the Golden Idol [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Oct 13, 2022(00:37:21) High on Life [Xbox One, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox Series X|S] on Dec 13, 2022(00:43:10) Atrio: The Dark Wild [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 10, 2021(00:45:55) Vampire Survivors [Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One] on Nov 10, 2022(00:54:13) Dota 2 [PC (Microsoft Windows), Mac, Linux] on Jul 09, 2013(01:01:56) Second Break(01:02:00) The News(01:02:10) Xbox and Bethesda's Developer_Direct(01:11:25) Apple's newest gadget might be VR/AR?(01:16:44) Ubisoft has some delays(01:21:12) Sony News(01:21:18) The PS5 shortage is over?(01:22:59) PS5's accessibility controller(01:26:06) Last of Us show is getting positive buzz(01:36:13) Emails(01:45:06) Wrapping up and thanks(01:46:52) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(01:48:37) Nextlander content updates(01:50:16) See ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    That's a Poopy Part!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 5, 2023 122:18


    The motley range of games we got into over the holidays includes Card Shark, Dota 2, Sky: Children of the Light, and COD: Warzone 2.0 and DMZ. (Next stop: Escape From Tarkov.) Also: new year's etiquette, 3DS archeology, the YouTube recommendations challenge, and more! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:03:43) When is it too late to wish someone a Happy New Year(00:06:35) How are these kids getting a 3DS?!(00:12:56) Show Rundown(00:13:16) Upgrading that PS5!(00:20:03) Pentiment [Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Nov 15, 2022(00:20:25) NOTE: Some light story structure talk about Pentiment throughout. Nothing explicit.(00:31:37) First Break(00:31:50) The Case of the Golden Idol [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Oct 13, 2022(00:35:45) Card Shark [Nintendo Switch, Mac, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jun 02, 2022(00:39:31) Grounded [Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One] on Sep 27, 2022(00:44:01) Vampire Survivors [Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One] on Nov 10, 2022(00:47:11) Dota 2 [PC (Microsoft Windows), Mac, Linux] on Jul 09, 2013(00:52:43) Sky: Children of the Light [PlayStation 4] on Dec 2022(00:57:22) Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0 [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S] on Nov 16, 2022(01:06:59) Second Break(01:07:04) News(01:08:06) Epic pays $520 million in settlements(01:15:14) Epic also shutting down some online services and games(01:24:48) John Carmack leaves Meta and has some words(01:29:42) Chris Metzen returns to World of Warcraft(01:35:42) Hitman 3 enters a World of Assassination(01:41:37) Emails [podcast at nextlander dot com](01:52:18) Oh yeah? What's in your YouTube recommended list?!(01:58:05) Wrapping up and thanks(01:59:04) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(02:01:01) Nextlander content updates(02:01:35) See ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Game of the Year 2022, Part 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 29, 2022 138:14


    Our last podcast of the year means it's time to consider our favorite games of the year-- and from narrative adventures like Citizen Sleeper and NORCO to insidious time sinks like Vampire Survivors and indie throwbacks like Tunic, there's a lot to consider. Thanks to everyone for your support, and happy holidays! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:23) GOTY Housekeeping(00:01:57) Most Insidious Time Sink(00:28:05) Game We Most Wish Had Come Out This Year(00:51:34) First Break(00:51:38) Top Ten Games of the Year!(01:51:39) Second Break(01:51:43) Ordering the list(02:08:14) The list is made(02:10:03) Recap of all the categories(02:13:55) Wrapping up and thanks(02:16:33) See Ya!(02:16:45) Mysterous Benefactor ShoutoutsSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Game of the Year 2022, Part 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 22, 2022 169:15


    Come one, come all to the first installment in our year-end reflection on many of our favorite games this year, with some chill, non-binding, conflict-free awards for storytelling, art design and technical achievement in visuals, some personal categories just for funsies, and moresies! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:42) Game of the Year housekeeping notes(00:03:46) Best Storytelling (Games noted for possible spoilers)(00:07:07) The Quarry [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One] on Jun 10, 2022(00:09:40) Atari 50: The Anniversary Celebration [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PlayStation 4] on Nov 11, 2022(00:15:40) FAR: Changing Tides [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch] on Mar 01, 2022(00:17:10) Tunic [Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows), Mac, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Switch] on Mar 16, 2022(00:19:43) Stray [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jul 19, 2022(00:24:05) Immortality [PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox Series X|S] on Aug 30, 2022(00:28:15) Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Mar 18, 2022(00:29:53) The Excavation of Hob's Barrow [PC (Microsoft Windows), Mac, Linux] on Sep 28, 2022(00:31:15) Citizen Sleeper [Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Nintendo Switch] on May 05, 2022(00:33:16) Pentiment [Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Nov 15, 2022(00:38:33) Norco [PC (Microsoft Windows), Mac, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5] on Mar 24, 2022(00:42:33) The Stanley Parable: Ultra Deluxe [Linux, Mac, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S] on Apr 27, 2022(00:43:53) God of War Ragnarök [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5] on Nov 09, 2022(00:44:54) Horizon Forbidden West [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4] on Feb 18, 2022(00:51:45) Elden Ring [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5] on Feb 25, 2022(00:55:46) First Break(00:55:50) Best Storytelling winners(01:02:42) Vinny's Category: FMV And/Or Point and Click Adventure Games That Are for Cool People(01:06:44) Best Game We Came Back To(01:24:57) Brad's Category: Hard Game Club(01:35:03) Second Break(01:35:07) Best Look(02:19:59) Alex's Category: Music(02:43:53) Wrapping up and recap(02:47:29) See ya!(02:47:43) Mysterious Benefactor Shoutouts (thanks everyone!)See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Thrilling Action That Only Mechas Can Provide

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 15, 2022 127:04


    Another Game Awards has come and gone, and we spend a bunch of time this week going over Hades II, Judas, Death Stranding 2, Earthblade, Armored Core VI and plenty of the other big announcements. We also played a bunch of High on Life, dabbled with Forspoken and Crisis Core Reunion, finished Callisto Protocol, and more. Video games! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.    ""    00:00:s.(00:00:10) Intro(00:02:33) Show rundown(00:03:18) High on Life [Xbox One, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox Series X|S] on Dec 13, 2022(00:22:12) First Break(00:22:17) Forspoken [PlayStation 5, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jan 24, 2023(00:37:05) The Callisto Protocol [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One] on Dec 02, 2022(00:57:33) Melatonin [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Dec 15, 2022(01:01:38) The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt [PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S] on Dec 14, 2022(01:05:14) Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII - Reunion [Nintendo Switch, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5] on Dec 13, 2022(01:08:10) Second Break(01:08:15) The News(01:08:23) The Game Awards happened!(01:15:17) Judas [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S] on TBD(01:20:04) Death Stranding 2 [PlayStation 5] on TBD(01:24:27) Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S] on 2023(01:28:10) Hades II [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on TBD(01:30:13) Earthblade [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on 2024(01:31:06) Remnant II [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on TBD(01:32:56) Crime Boss: Rockay City [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S] on Mar 28, 2023(01:37:30) Vampire Survivors [iOS, Android] on Dec 08, 2022(01:37:48) Dead Cells: Return to Castlevania [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Q1 2023(01:38:18) Hellboy: Web of Wyrd [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch] on TBD(01:38:40) Street Fighter 6 [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S] on Jun 02, 2023(01:39:39) Horizon Forbidden West: Burning Shores [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5] on Apr 19, 2023(01:41:42) Replaced [Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on 2023(01:42:09) Atomic Heart [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Feb 21, 2023(01:42:46) Star Wars Jedi: Survivor [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S] on Mar 17, 2023(01:43:51) Meet Your Maker [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S] on Apr 04, 2023(01:44:29) Transformers: Reactivate [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S] on TBD(01:46:21) Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine II [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S] on 2023(01:52:23) FTC doesn't like Microsoft buying Activision(01:58:50) Wrapping up and thanks(02:01:25) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(02:03:37) Coming up for Nextlander(02:06:13) See ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Wallfinds.com

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 8, 2022 116:54


    Games? In December?! We played a bunch of Callisto Protocol and Midnight Suns this week, checked out Unreal Engine 5 via Fortnite, covered Michael Madsen's return to video games, Jeff Minter's return to Atari, Yuji Naka's return to being arrested, some pre-Game Awards teasers, and more. Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:04:11) Who is documenting all the "wall finds"?(00:05:33) Sitting next to strangers while eating(00:08:08) Let's talk about the beer boot(00:09:34) Show rundown(00:11:00) The Callisto Protocol [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One] on Dec 02, 2022(00:34:45) First Break(00:34:49) Marvel's Midnight Suns [PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Dec 02, 2022(00:52:17) Swordship [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One] on Dec 05, 2022(00:55:17) Fortnite: Chapter 4 [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, Android, iOS] on Dec 04, 2022(01:03:59) Need for Speed Unbound [Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5] on Nov 29, 2022(01:07:49) Second Break(01:08:35) Microsoft games will be $70 in the future(01:14:02) Yuji Naka gets arrested... again?(01:17:27) Game Awards are happening and Michale Madsen might be there?(01:21:55) Jeff Minter is doing a new game!(01:28:56) Get your Fuser DLC before it's too late!(01:35:39) The Emails(01:50:43) Nextlander Content Updates(01:51:35) Show recap(01:51:57) Wrapping up and thanks(01:53:09) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(01:55:08) Coming up on NXL(01:56:31) See YaSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    6/8 (Typical Konami Beat)

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2022 102:31


    We're getting down to the last of 2022's releases, and this week we peel out in Need for Speed Unbound, play the year's final West with Evil West, check in on the RE Village DLC, talk about new consoles and old consoles, get all excited about a new Yuzo Koshiro Genesis soundtrack (and game), and more. Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:02) How were the givings of thanks?(00:11:44) Show rundown(00:12:16) Need for Speed Unbound [PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Dec 02, 2022(00:30:00) First Break(00:30:05) Evil West [Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, Xbox One] on Nov 22, 2022(00:47:33) Resident Evil Village: Winters' Expansion [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Oct 28, 2022(00:54:59) Pentiment [Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Nov 15, 2022(01:04:21) God of War Ragnar├╢k [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5] on Nov 09, 2022(01:05:52) Second Break(01:05:57) News(01:06:51) Microsoft could face more trouble taking over Activision(01:17:23) No new consoles until 2028?(01:22:51) Thoughts on the latest Mario movie trailer?(01:30:16) Yuzo Koshiro is making a new game?(01:35:06) Emails(01:37:05) Thanks and wrapping up(01:38:13) Nextlander content updates(01:40:04) Mysterious Benefactors Tier Shoutouts(01:41:40) See yaSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    I Will Not Get Into 40K

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2022 101:14


    This week: Alex played High on Life, Vinny finished God of War, Brad pledged fealty to the immortal god emperor (or didn't), we questionably ranked the states of the northeast, Yuji Naka done got arrested, and more! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:42) The ranking of the north east states(00:07:52) Show rundown(00:08:22) High on Life [Xbox One, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox Series X|S] on Dec 13, 2022(00:26:20) First Break(00:26:25) Warhammer 40,000: Darktide [PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox Series X|S] on Nov 30, 2022(00:52:02) Pentiment [Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Nov 15, 2022(00:55:55) God of War Ragnar├╢k [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5] on Nov 09, 2022(01:06:19) Second Break(01:06:53) Possible insider trading with Sonic creator, Yuji Naka(01:12:11) Ubisoft releasing some titles on Steam(01:17:12) Bethesda responds to the Doom soundtrack allegations(01:25:27) Dead Island 2 delayed... again(01:27:09) Volition becomes part of Gearbox?(01:34:34) Wrapping up and thanks(01:35:56) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(01:37:56) Nextlander content updates(01:41:01) See Ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    TANK!

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2022 102:06


    We're all gobsmacked by Atari 50 this week, intrigued by Pentiment, iffy on Somerville, speculating about Control 2, tuning in for the weekly installment of Phil Spencer Says, paying tribute to Kevin Conroy, and plenty more. Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:08) PSA: Never too early to save(00:06:27) Show rundown(00:06:35) Pentiment [Xbox One, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox Series X|S] on Nov 15, 2022(00:28:38) First Break(00:28:42) Somerville [PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S] on Nov 15, 2022(00:39:41) Atari 50: The Anniversary Celebration [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PlayStation 4] on Nov 11, 2022(01:07:45) God of War Ragnarök [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5] on Nov 09, 2022(01:09:58) Second Break(01:10:43) The Control news(01:17:13) Phil Spencer and the Xbox Keystone(01:20:01) Phil Spencer and Call of Duty on the PlayStation(01:27:34) Witcher 3 update gets a date(01:29:11) Nintendo says to not be a jerk if you want something repaired(01:33:46) Kevin Conroy (voice of animated Batman) passes away(01:37:14) Wrapping up and thanks(01:38:48) Mysterious Benefactor Shoutouts(01:40:39) Nextlander content updates(01:41:52) See Ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Various Things Might Happen

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 10, 2022 115:01


    Large portions of this podcast are devoted to solving the mystery of Sonic Frontiers and speculating intently about Mass Effect 4, but there's also plenty of other fun stuff like God of War Ragnarok, Soulstone Survivors, Bayonetta 3, Eternal Darkness, a certain resident of Tumwater, and more! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:47) Show rundown(00:04:19) Don't forget Extra Life 2022 is still happening: http://tinurl.com/nextralife(00:08:13) External Darkness is a rad game(00:11:55) Sonic Frontiers [Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Nov 08, 2022(00:43:25) First Break(00:43:29) God of War Ragnarök [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5] on Nov 09, 2022(00:51:01) Soulstone Survivors [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Nov 07, 2022(01:01:35) Bayonetta 3 [Nintendo Switch] on Oct 28, 2022(01:06:16) Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope [Nintendo Switch] on Oct 20, 2022(01:14:31) Second Break(01:14:35) News(01:15:54) Disco Elysium devs go into more detail about issues(01:18:45) Composer of Doom Eternal soundtrack fires back with lengthy post(01:25:47) More Mass Effect 4 teasers(01:44:40) Email(01:48:53) Wrapping up and thanks(01:49:53) Mysterious Benefactor Shoutouts(01:53:03) Nextlander content updates(01:54:27) See ya! (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:47) Show rundown(00:04:19) Don't forget Extra Life 2022 is still happening: http://tinurl.com/nextralife(00:08:13) External Darkness is a rad game(00:11:55) Sonic Frontiers [Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Nov 08, 2022(00:43:25) First Break(00:43:29) God of War Ragnarök [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5] on Nov 09, 2022(00:51:01) Soulstone Survivors [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Nov 07, 2022(01:01:35) Bayonetta 3 [Nintendo Switch] on Oct 28, 2022(01:06:16) Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope [Nintendo Switch] on Oct 20, 2022(01:14:31) Second Break(01:14:35) News(01:15:54) Disco Elysium devs go into more detail about issues(01:18:45) Composer of Doom Eternal soundtrack fires back with lengthy post(01:25:47) More Mass Effect 4 teasers(01:44:40) Email(01:48:53) Wrapping up and thanks(01:49:53) Mysterious Benefactor Shoutouts(01:53:03) Nextlander content updates(01:54:27) See ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Scott Stapp, His Arms Wide Open

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 3, 2022 134:33


    This week we chill with more God of War Ragnarok, traverse Bayonetta 3's multiverse, remember the glory of Shatter, cast a side eye at Vampire Survivors and Marvel Snap, discuss the PlayStation VR2 pricing, rub our hands together purposefully about the long lost FMV game The Sacred Pools, and more. Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:04:22) Extra Life 2022(00:09:18) Show Rundown(00:10:20) God of War Ragnar├╢k [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5] on Nov 09, 2022(00:11:43) SPOILER WARNING: We try to be mindful of unnecessary details but skip if you want to come in fresh.(00:52:05) END OF SPOILER ZONE(00:52:25) First Break(00:52:29) Bayonetta 3 [Nintendo Switch] on Oct 28, 2022(01:04:28) Shatter Remastered Deluxe [Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows), Mac, Linux] on Nov 02, 2022(01:13:14) Vampire Survivors [Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One] on Nov 10, 2022(01:15:42) Soulstone Survivors [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Nov 07, 2022(01:17:52) Marvel Snap [iOS, Android, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Oct 18, 2022(01:24:15) Grounded [PC, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One] on Sep 27, 2022(01:25:53) Elden Ring [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5] on Feb 25, 2022(01:27:48) Second Break(01:27:54) PlayStation VR2 gets a date and price!(01:42:08) Sony earnings report(01:45:35) Phil Spencer talks about prices for Xbox products(01:47:17) Call of Duty will remain on PlayStation?(01:52:20) Embracer shutters Hitman Go studio(01:55:12) Eidos Montreal helping with some games including Fable?(02:00:41) Unearthed FMV Sega game(02:09:13) Wrapping up and thanks(02:11:38) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(02:13:08) Nextlander content updates(02:14:18) See ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sad Dad Had Bad Lad

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 27, 2022 123:05


    God of War Ragnarök has landed, and we talk about as much as we're allowed this week, Brad played a bit of The Callisto Protocol, a whole bunch of new (and old) Silent Hill got announced, Kojima's collection of digital celebrities continues to get out of control, and more! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:49) Show rundown(00:02:42) Keith David(00:05:05) The Estevez family of actors(00:06:53) Tim Heidecker and On Cinema(00:11:43) The Video Games(00:11:52) God of War Ragnarök [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5] on Nov 09, 2022(00:45:19) First Break(00:46:01) The Callisto Protocol [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One] on Dec 02, 2022(00:57:16) The Pinball Wizard [Nintendo Switch, PC] on Oct 27, 2022(01:01:20) Scorn [Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Oct 14, 2022(01:04:48) Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope [Nintendo Switch] on Oct 20, 2022(01:07:41) Gotham Knights [Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Oct 21, 2022(01:16:03) Grounded [PC, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One] on Sep 27, 2022(01:20:19) Second Break(01:20:58) The Silent Hill Transmission(01:23:35) Silent Hill 2 Remake(01:27:20) Return to Silent Hill Movie(01:29:06) Silent Hill Townfall(01:29:44) Silent Hill F(01:32:32) Rocksteady Departures(01:35:50) An original Witcher remake?!(01:40:06) Code Veronica REmake?! Oh...(01:43:59) Kerbal 2 gets a new Early Access date(01:46:44) News from the Kojima-verse(01:54:27) Who are the Game Gods?(01:56:32) Who will Kojima scan next?(01:58:41) Wrapping up and thanks(02:00:13) Mysterious Benefactor Shoutouts(02:01:38) Nextlander content updates(02:02:47) See ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Not Without Attitude

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2022 115:04


    There are so many video games! Games that we played and talk about herein, including Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope, Scorn, Ghostbusters: Spirits Unleashed, A Plague Tale: Requiem, and more Grounded. Also, the closure of G4, the disappearance (maybe?) of performance modes, the Bayonetta 3 voiceover kerfuffle, and more! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:00:59) All the Apple Cider(00:02:48) Show rundown(00:04:07) Alex's Gaming Dreams(00:12:33) Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope [Nintendo Switch] on Oct 20, 2022(00:34:39) First Break(00:34:44) Scorn [Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Oct 14, 2022(00:44:50) Ghostbusters: Spirits Unleashed [Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Oct 18, 2022(01:00:44) A Plague Tale: Requiem [Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Oct 18, 2022(01:05:30) Grounded [Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC] on Sep 27, 2022(01:13:50) The Excavation of Hob's Barrow [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Sep 28, 2022(01:15:37) Kids wearing logo shirts but not knowing the source material(01:18:39) Second Break(01:18:43) News(01:19:27) G4 shutting down(01:26:56) Gotham Knights capped to 30FPS across consoles(01:33:39) Bayonetta voice acting dispute(01:50:14) Wrapping up and thanks(01:52:11) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(01:54:02) Nextlander updates(01:54:43) See Ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The Family That Grounds Together, Expounds Together

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2022 135:38


    We kind of don't want to play anything but Grounded this week, but we also dip back into Overwatch 2 and check out the point-and-click folk horror of The Excavation of Hob's Barrow. Also: Robert Zombie's Munsters remake, Mario trailer impressions, injuries at TwitchCon, Kojima's latest Hollywood teaser, Bo Jackson meets Vampire Survivors, and more! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:00:39) The true spirit of Halloween(00:04:34) The Blob(00:06:42) Bob Zombie and The Munsters(00:14:09) Show Rundown(00:14:24) Crossing the next threshold in family gaming(00:16:36) Grounded [PC, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One] on Sep 27, 2022(00:42:44) First Break(00:42:52) Overwatch 2 [PC (Microsoft Windows), Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S] on Oct 04, 2022(00:53:27) The Excavation of Hob's Barrow [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Sep 28, 2022(00:58:36) Don't let cassette tapes come back(01:03:34) Second Break(01:03:38) News(01:03:47) That Mario Trailer(01:19:00) Horrible injuries at TwitchCon(01:26:59) Facebook/Meta picks up some studios(01:35:16) Hardware reveals via Phil Spencer's social media posts?(01:41:31) Saints Row getting a major update(01:44:22) What is going on the Kojima-verse?(01:55:41) The Emails(02:08:52) Wrapping up and thanks(02:10:15) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(02:13:00) Looking to refresh some streaming graphics, thoughts?(02:15:17) See Ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    A Dracula to Remembula

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2022 124:57


    This week, we did battle with the Overwatch 2 launch (and lost), got lost in the giant Grounded backyard, checked out the closed alpha of The Finals, said a preemptive goodbye to Stadia, stared in bafflement at anime Need for Speed, and took our very last opportunity to speculate about Chris Pratt's Mario voice. Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:57) Show rundown(00:04:09) ALEX!(00:04:38) Brisket cooking all day but you can't eat it...(00:06:16) Finally cracked open my TV. Now I own it.(00:14:12) The games(00:14:24) Overwatch 2 [PC (Microsoft Windows), Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S] on Oct 04, 2022(00:38:40) First Break(00:38:45) Grounded [Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC] on Sep 27, 2022(00:49:17) The Finals [Closed Alpha](00:57:29) Moonbreaker [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Sep 29, 2022(01:02:16) Second Break(01:02:20) News(01:02:34) Stadia is shutting down and giving refunds(01:19:06) Disco Elysium studio shakeups(01:23:45) Halo franchise rumored to be changing to Unreal?(01:32:27) Possible Horizon Zero Dawn remaster and multiplayer?(01:38:32) CD Projeckt reveals new IP, Cyberpunk, and Witcher plans(01:46:23) Is it time for an Anime Need for Speed?(01:50:07) What's the deal with Mario? We need to know.(02:00:50) Wrapping up and thanks(02:02:21) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(02:04:12) Coming up on Nextlander(02:04:43) See ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Congratulations, You're Mid

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 29, 2022 99:28


    This week, Alex checked out Bayonetta 3 and Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope, Vinny finished Monkey Island, we Ranched some Slimes Part II, Railgrade came out, a bunch of new E3 details dropped, Brad ate his first chicken bake, and more! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:42) Show rundown(00:02:06) The Banter(00:02:50) Brad is going to a mint!(00:03:44) A fun few moments about coins and precious metals!(00:11:40) The games(00:11:43) Alex went to a Nintendo Event(00:12:19) Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope [Nintendo Switch] on Oct 20, 2022(00:15:11) Bayonetta 3 [Nintendo Switch] on Oct 28, 2022(00:18:25) The Spore Launch Event(00:21:54) Slime Rancher 2 in Early Access [Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Sep 22, 2022(00:35:12) First Break(00:35:17) Railgrade [PC (Microsoft Windows), Nintendo Switch] on Sep 29, 2022(00:42:36) Splatoon 3 [Nintendo Switch] on Sep 09, 2022(00:50:40) SpiderHeck [PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5] on Sep 22, 2022(00:55:47) Return to Monkey Island [Nintendo Switch, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Sep 19, 2022(01:03:02) Second Break(01:03:06) News(01:03:09) E3 2023 is going to have apps and business deals!(01:18:22) Hacker in GTA 6 reportedly apprehended(01:24:15) PlayStation VR 2 has something it wants you to feel(01:25:53) Emails(01:35:14) Wrapping up and thanks(01:37:15) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(01:38:50) See Ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Would You Squish Cricket Hitler?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 22, 2022 113:55


    This week's show begins with some heady philosophical questions before turning to an AVALANCHE OF NEW GAMES!!!! including Return to Monkey Island, Hyper Demon, Trombone Champ, and Jack Move, plus news about that GTA 6 leak, those new GeForce cards, that rumored new PlayStation 5 model, and more! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening.(00:00:09) Intro(00:01:00) Show rundown(00:01:49) Disclaimer: Crickets(00:04:24) The agreement we make with bugs(00:08:05) Return to Monkey Island [Nintendo Switch, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Sep 19, 2022(00:29:05) First Break(00:29:09) Hyper Demon [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Sep 19, 2022(00:37:53) Trombone Champ [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Sep 15, 2022(00:44:53) Metal: Hellsinger [Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Sep 15, 2022(00:52:18) Jack Move [PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One] on Sep 20, 2022(00:53:52) Elden Ring [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5] on Feb 25, 2022(00:57:34) Second Break(00:57:38) News(00:58:09) Grand Theft Auto 6 Leaks(01:10:47) Nvidia's latest video card tech(01:38:12) PSVR 1 games won't be natively compatible with PSVR 2(01:42:18) Is there an external PS5 drive in the works?(01:48:39) Wrapping up and thanks(01:50:11) This week's Watchcast(01:50:54) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(01:52:54) Nextlander content updates(01:53:43) See Ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Captain Kevin Olimar

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 15, 2022 122:38


    A thousand new games (or maybe more like eight) got announced, titled, or dated recently, so we talk about everything from Tears of the Kingdom to Pikmin 4, the Like a Dragon trio, and way too much Assassin's Creed, plus our time with Splatoon 3 and The Tomorrow children, and a bunch more!Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate for versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:25) Show rundown(00:01:41) How was the break?(00:04:42) Audio is a pain in the booty. Always has been and always will be?(00:08:58) The games(00:09:06) Splatoon 3 [Nintendo Switch] on Sep 09, 2022(00:28:46) First Break(00:28:51) The Tomorrow Children: Phoenix Edition [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4] on Sep 06, 2022(00:42:33) Cult of the Lamb [Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 11, 2022(00:47:45) Saints Row [Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 23, 2022(00:50:45) Tinykin [Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One] on Aug 30, 2022(00:52:46) Elden Ring [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5] on Feb 25, 2022(00:56:55) Second Break(00:56:59) News(00:57:27) Breath of the Wild 2 gets a name and date(01:02:42) Pikmin 4 officially announced(01:05:44) New Mario Kart tracks(01:07:05) GoldenEye is finally back, for real this time?(01:12:04) Yakuza or Like a Dragon?(01:14:20) Like a Dragon Ishin(01:16:10) Like a Dragon Gaiden(01:19:03) Judgment on PC(01:22:10) The Ubisoft (Assassin's Creed) block(01:30:51) Assassin's Creed Mirage(01:34:57) Assassin's Creed Codename Red(01:39:33) Assassin's Creed Codename Jade(01:40:22) Assassin's Creed Codename Hexe(01:40:54) Assassin's Creed Invictus(01:43:56) Skydance's Captain American and Black Panther game(01:45:43) Tekken 8 is confirmed(01:48:03) Babylon's Fall is shutting down(01:50:19) Supermassive is talking about their next game(01:56:20) That email address(01:56:41) Wrapping up and thanks(01:58:23) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(02:00:26) Go check out Drew's Bike MS 2022 stream and donate!(02:01:19) See ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Year-in-Review-ish

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 8, 2022 89:54


    This week we're out there in the world, doin' stuff, but before we took off, we recorded a sort of year-in-review-up-to-now for this week, running down the games we've played this year and where our heads are at on all of them, plus what we're looking forward to for the rest of the year, plus some emails! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate for versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening.(00:00:10) Intro(00:00:44) What is going on this week?(00:04:09) Show rundown(00:05:03) Windjammers 2 [Google Stadia, PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch] on Jan 20, 2022(00:05:46) Nobody Saves the World [PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S] on Jan 18, 2022(00:06:23) Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Extraction [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, Google Stadia] on Jan 20, 2022(00:08:11) Dying Light 2: Stay Human [PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Feb 04, 2022(00:08:58) Sifu [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Feb 08, 2022(00:09:30) OlliOlli World [Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Feb 08, 2022(00:11:30) Elden Ring [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5] on Feb 25, 2022(00:22:08) First Break(00:22:12) Horizon Forbidden West [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4] on Feb 18, 2022(00:23:47) POSSIBLE SPOILER REGARDING LOCATION NAME BUT NOT REALLY...(00:34:02) Gran Turismo 7 [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5] on Mar 04, 2022(00:35:58) FAR: Changing Tides [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch] on Mar 01, 2022(00:36:31) Tunic [Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows), Mac, Xbox One] on Mar 16, 2022(00:38:52) Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Mar 18, 2022(00:40:02) Vampire Survivors [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Dec 17, 2021(00:41:42) Norco [PC (Microsoft Windows), Mac] on Mar 24, 2022(00:44:02) Kirby and the Forgotten Land [Nintendo Switch] on Mar 25, 2022(00:44:19) GhostWire: Tokyo [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5] on Mar 25, 2022(00:45:21) Weird West [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S] on Mar 31, 2022(00:46:05) Teardown [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Apr 21, 2022(00:46:10) LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga [Xbox One, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows), Nintendo Switch] on Apr 05, 2022(00:46:26) The Iron Oath [Mac, PC (Microsoft Windows), Linux] on Apr 19, 2022(00:47:07) The Stanley Parable: Ultra Deluxe [Linux, Mac, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S] on Apr 27, 2022(00:48:12) V Rising [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on May 17, 2022(00:48:24) Citizen Sleeper [Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Nintendo Switch] on May 05, 2022(00:49:37) Warhammer 40,000: Chaos Gate - Daemonhunters [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on May 05, 2022(00:50:42) Kao the Kangaroo [Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on May 27, 2022(00:50:52) The Quarry [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One] on Jun 10, 2022(00:52:37) Hardspace: Shipbreaker [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jun 16, 2020(00:54:49) Neon White [PC (Microsoft Windows), Nintendo Switch] on Jun 16, 2022(00:55:40) Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge [Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows), Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S] on Jun 16, 2022(00:56:07) The Looker [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jun 17, 2022(00:56:30) Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course [PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Mac] on Jun 30, 2022(00:56:45) MultiVersus [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S] on Jul 19, 2022(00:57:11) Stray [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jul 19, 2022(00:59:10) Last Call BBS [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jul 05, 2022(00:59:45) Cult of the Lamb [Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 11, 2022(01:00:41) Rollerdrome [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 16, 2022(01:02:45) Dorfromantik [PC, Nintendo Switch] on Apr 28, 2022(01:04:03) Second Break(01:04:07) Emails(01:20:40) What about those upcoming games?(01:26:03) 2022: Merger Town(01:26:56) Wrapping up and thanks(01:27:42) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(01:29:39) See Ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Turn Your House Into a Sewer

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 1, 2022 113:50


    This week we weigh in on such games as Immortality, The Last of Us Part I on PS5, TMNT: The Cowabunga Collection, Tinykin, and Madden 23, discuss getting stoned at family gatherings, dig into news like the PS5 price hike, the playable PSVR2 at TGS, Sony and Tencent's investment in From Software, Denuvo on the Switch, and more! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate for versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:29) Will summer ever end?!(00:03:20) Doing some car camping(00:03:56) The booze factor at camping or a party(00:08:02) Kids taking a sip of that beer(00:09:01) Where is the pot smoking happening at family events?(00:13:15) Show Rundown(00:14:17) This week's Watchcast(00:16:08) The Games(00:16:11) Immortality [PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox Series X|S] on Aug 30, 2022(00:44:05) First Break(00:44:18) The Last of Us Part I [PlayStation 5] on Sep 02, 2022(00:56:53) Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Cowabunga Collection [Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4] on Aug 30, 2022(01:05:57) Tinykin [Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One] on Aug 30, 2022(01:08:57) Madden NFL 23 [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 19, 2022(01:12:35) Cult of the Lamb [Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 11, 2022(01:13:24) Elden Ring [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5] on Feb 25, 2022(01:16:01) Second Break(01:16:06) The news(01:16:30) PS5 price increase(01:23:14) PlayStation VR2 at TGS(01:27:28) NetEase acquires Quantic Dream(01:29:38) Sony and Tencent acquire portions of FromSoftware(01:36:40) Denuvo coming to Switch games?(01:42:07) Emails(01:47:51) Wrapping up and thanks(01:49:39) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(01:51:42) Nextlander content updates(01:53:40) See ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Theft With Permission

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 25, 2022 121:16


    The Saints Row reboot is upon us, and, well, look, we need to talk about it. Also: Brad saw Pentiment (sort of), Alex played Splatoon 3, it's time for our annual Madden check-in, we run down all the news out of Gamescom, try to get a handle on the Embracer Group's latest shopping spree, and more! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate for versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:05) I was promised jam(00:03:43) Show rundown(00:05:13) Saints Row [Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 23, 2022(00:39:15) First Break(00:39:19) Cult of the Lamb [Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 11, 2022(00:41:54) Midnight Fight Express [Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 23, 2022(00:49:25) Madden NFL 23 [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 19, 2022(00:55:00) Pentiment [Xbox One, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox Series X|S] on Nov 15, 2022(01:06:38) Splatoon 3 [Nintendo Switch] on Sep 09, 2022(01:16:57) Second Break(01:17:02) News(01:17:12) Gamescom 2022(01:18:04) DualSense Edge(01:23:21) Moving Out 2(01:24:13) Where Winds Meet(01:25:37) Killer Klowns from Outer Space: The Game(01:26:49) The Expanse: A Telltale Series(01:27:55) New Tales from the Borderlands(01:29:04) Dead Island 2(01:32:32) Gamescom announcements for 2022(01:37:22) PS VR2 slated for early 2023(01:40:25) All will be Embracer Group(ed)(01:54:23) Wrapping up and thanks(01:57:00) Mysterious Benefactor Tiers(01:58:47) Nextlander wants to hear from you(02:00:05) See ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Fuse it or Lose It

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 18, 2022 114:47


    Hi, it's time for another chat with your friendly neighborhood video game podcasters! This week: Rollerdrome, Cult of the Lamb, the whereabouts of Dead Rising, the Elden Ring morass, the Fortnite temptation, good MultiVersus headlines, the greatness of Wave Race 64, and more! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate for versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:50) Where is Dead Rising these days?(00:09:59) The language of film and a 10 year old(00:22:11) What's going on at Nextlander?(00:24:58) Rollerdrome [PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 16, 2022(00:46:00) First Break(00:46:07) Cult of the Lamb [Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 11, 2022(01:04:11) Elden Ring [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5] on Feb 25, 2022(01:10:32) Fortnite [Mac, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jul 25, 2017(01:17:03) FUSER [Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows), Nintendo Switch] on Nov 10, 2020(01:18:57) Second Break(01:19:01) News(01:19:46) THQ Nordic Showcase(01:28:46) Hogwarts Legacy delayed(01:30:23) PSN account linking on PC?(01:39:33) Multiversus has some updates and good headlines(01:42:50) Wave Race 64 is coming to Switch Online(01:47:16) Coming up at Nextlander and thanks(01:51:55) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(01:54:28) See ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Plaion Plaier

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 11, 2022 115:16


    This week's major subjects include the freestanding toilet in Vinny's basement and perhaps the most horrifying image ever put to a web page. Also, uh, video games! Stuff like Cult of the Lamb, Farthest Frontier, Hindsight, Spider-Man on PC, further adventures in Elden Ring, the long-buried Super Punch-Out two-player mode, a bit of an EVO wrap-up, terrible golf puns, and more! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening.(00:00:10) Intro(00:01:02) Show rundown(00:01:25) Going on at Nextlander(00:05:46) The basement toilet(00:13:04) Alex's EVO tales(00:22:32) The Games(00:22:40) Cult of the Lamb [Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 11, 2022(00:31:31) First Break(00:31:35) Farthest Frontier [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 09, 2022(00:39:17) SimCity(00:42:12) Hindsight [Nintendo Switch, iOS, Mac, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 04, 2022(00:48:58) Marvel's Spider-Man Remastered [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Aug 12, 2022(00:55:22) Into the Breach [Android, iOS] on Jul 19, 2022(01:01:15) Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: Booster Course Pass [Nintendo Switch] on Mar 18, 2022(01:04:42) Elden Ring [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5] on Feb 25, 2022(01:15:24) Second Break(01:15:29) News(01:15:45) Super Punch-Out has a two-player mode?!(01:22:21) Marvel's Midnight Suns delayed(01:26:16) Everybody's Golf has some new titles(01:32:09) Koch Media's new name(01:35:27) A new Pac-Man movie?(01:41:43) Emails(01:51:06) Wrapping up and thanks(01:51:35) Mysterious Benefactor Tiers Shoutouts(01:53:07) Nextlander Content Updates(01:54:59) See ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Raiding Tombs and Loving It

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 4, 2022 124:40


    We're getting retro this week with the Star Fox-esque Ex-Zodiac, plus Brad tumbling down the old (virtual) computer rabbit hole with 86Box. Also, the new Hitman map, more Elden Ring, rumors about the next Tomb Raider, AEW's THQ publishing deal, inside casino info, tips on winning the lottery, and more! CHAPTERS (00:00:09) Intro(00:01:01) Anybody out there win the lotto?(00:15:23) Show Rundown(00:15:50) Ex-Zodiac [PC (Microsoft Windows), Mac, Linux] on Jul 21, 2022(00:24:46) Spacelines from the Far Out [PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox] on June 09, 2022(00:27:31) First Break(00:27:38) HITMAN 3 [Google Stadia, Xbox One, PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4] on Jan 20, 2021(00:36:26) 86Box(00:55:21) Horizon Forbidden West [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4] on Feb 18, 2022(01:00:53) Elden Ring [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5] on Feb 25, 2022(01:10:48) Second Break(01:10:53) News(01:11:11) Possible new Tomb Raider news(01:21:06) Riot's new fighting game to be Free to Play(01:28:01) THQ to AEW's wrestling video game(01:39:57) A few announcements from the Annapurna showcase(01:42:53) Emails(01:58:10) Wrapping up and Nextlander content(02:01:51) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts(02:03:57) Coming up on the Watchcast(02:04:30) See ya!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    My Head Is Bubbling!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 28, 2022 139:19


    This week we finish Stray, catch up on Horizon and Elden Ring, and dominate the MultiVersus launch, sift through details about PlayStation VR 2, Grand Theft Auto 6, and yet more game delays, teach Vinny's children to gamble, think about what NOT to do with a big old air conditioner, and more! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening.(00:00:09) Intro(00:01:44) Teaching the kids blackjack(00:14:01) Poker Table or Pool Table(00:15:47) Summer Camp Comedy Routine Update(00:16:57) Games(00:17:01) Stray [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jul 19, 2022(00:30:07) First Break(00:30:11) Elden Ring [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5] on Feb 25, 2022(00:51:10) Horizon Forbidden West [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4] on Feb 18, 2022(01:02:27) MultiVersus [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S] on Jul 19, 2022(01:09:28) Second Break(01:09:31) News(01:10:14) More about PlayStation VR2(01:21:46) The Quest 2 is going up in price(01:29:09) Updates for GTA 6 and Rockstar(01:40:07) Knights of the Old Republic remake development is paused(01:44:53) Ubisoft adjusting development schedules and priorities(01:57:06) Gollum will be delayed by a few months(01:57:53) Reuse, Recycle, Repackage your franchise(02:02:21) Emails(02:14:20) Wrapping up and Nextlander content(02:15:18) Mysterious Benefactor Shoutouts(02:16:59) Don't forget to subscribe to The Watchcast RSS(02:18:38) See YaSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    059: Professional Cat Owners

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 21, 2022 93:47


    Abby Russell is here to fill in for our dear Bradley on his day off, and chat with us about games like Stray, As Dusk Falls, and of course, the latest Sims 4 expansion! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening. (00:00:10) Intro (00:00:54) 632 Years of combined industry experience (00:02:39) Old video game reviews power the internet (00:11:15) Is this the Age of Booty? (00:12:41) Show rundown (00:12:56) The News (00:13:07) E3 is dead. Long live E3. (00:35:38) First Break (00:35:42) New Single-player Apex coming? (00:42:31) Bayonetta 3 gets an October release date (00:46:01) Skull and Bones is going to come out... in November (00:49:18) The Sega Genesis Mini 2 is coming out in North America? (00:52:18) Immortality has been delayed to August (00:53:06) Robocop: Rogue City gets gameplay trailer (00:58:34) Survival game based in the Terminator universe (01:01:24) No more major Red Dead Online updates? (01:03:55) Red Dead Redemption 2 for next gen has been shelved? (01:08:56) Kojima threatens legal action after being falsely linked to assassination (01:12:49) Second Break (01:12:54) The Games (01:13:05) Elden Ring (01:14:13) Horizon Forbidden West [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4] on Feb 18, 2022 (01:19:25) Matchpoint: Tennis Championships [PC (Microsoft Windows), Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5] on Jul 07, 2022 (01:25:20) Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course [PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Mac] on Jun 30, 2022 (01:32:14) Last Call BBS [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jul 05, 2022 (01:36:40) Vampire Survivors [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Dec 17, 2021 (01:39:48) The Emails (01:55:08) Wrapping up and thanks (01:56:02) Mysterious Benefactor Shoutouts (01:57:27) Coming up on Nextlander (01:59:12) See ya! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    zach pls

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 14, 2022 119:26


    It's a news-y kind of week as we ponder a single-player Apex Legends game, 2022 video game release dates, Peter Weller's totally-still-serviceable Robocop, and E3's future under ReedPop. Also, games such as Matchpoint: Tennis Championships, Cuphead, Horizon, Last Call BBS, and Vampire Survivors, plus two whole emails, one of which features the son of Mel Blanc! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening. (00:00:10) Intro (00:00:54) 632 Years of combined industry experience (00:02:39) Old video game reviews power the internet (00:11:15) Is this the Age of Booty? (00:12:41) Show rundown (00:12:56) The News (00:13:07) E3 is dead. Long live E3. (00:35:38) First Break (00:35:42) New Single-player Apex coming? (00:42:31) Bayonetta 3 gets an October release date (00:46:01) Skull and Bones is going to come out... in November (00:49:18) The Sega Genesis Mini 2 is coming out in North America? (00:52:18) Immortality has been delayed to August (00:53:06) Robocop: Rogue City gets gameplay trailer (00:58:34) Survival game based in the Terminator universe (01:01:24) No more major Red Dead Online updates? (01:03:55) Red Dead Redemption 2 for next gen has been shelved? (01:08:56) Kojima threatens legal action after being falsely linked to assassination (01:12:49) Second Break (01:12:54) The Games (01:13:05) Elden Ring (01:14:13) Horizon Forbidden West [PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4] on Feb 18, 2022 (01:19:25) Matchpoint: Tennis Championships [PC (Microsoft Windows), Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5] on Jul 07, 2022 (01:25:20) Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course [PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Mac] on Jun 30, 2022 (01:32:14) Last Call BBS [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jul 05, 2022 (01:36:40) Vampire Survivors [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Dec 17, 2021 (01:39:48) The Emails (01:55:08) Wrapping up and thanks (01:56:02) Mysterious Benefactor Shoutouts (01:57:27) Coming up on Nextlander (01:59:12) See ya! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Welcome to Jeff Bakalar's Brain

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 7, 2022 139:17


    This week: Alex regales us with stories of the greatest little shop in upstate New York, we played the Cuphead DLC, The Quarry, and Last Call BBS, God of War Ragnarok gets a release date, Destiny gets a mobile game (maybe), and we answer some of your emails (?!?). Plus, you won't believe which famous country singer got her own pinball machine! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening. (00:00:10) Intro (00:00:46) Alex making the most of his vacation-ish (00:03:38) What is your Rock Fantasy? (00:11:30) Who is the most popular Weed? (00:14:16) Show rundown (00:14:37) Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course [PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Mac] on Jun 30, 2022 (00:35:56) First Break (00:36:00) Last Call BBS [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jul 05, 2022 (00:52:10) The Quarry [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One] on Jun 10, 2022 (01:07:31) Neon White [PC (Microsoft Windows), Nintendo Switch] on Jun 16, 2022 (01:13:25) Second Break (01:13:29) News (01:13:30) God of War Ragnarok gets a date (01:18:27) Forspoken gets a new date (01:26:48) No Red Dead or GTA IV remasters in the near future (01:29:46) Destiny is getting a mobile game? (01:35:08) Every SNES manual (in English) has been scanned (01:40:28) It's time for emails! (02:13:56) Wrapping up and new Nextlander content (02:15:25) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts (02:17:07) Thanks and coming up (02:19:03) See Ya! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    A Special Zone Called Cyberspace

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2022 121:35


    This week's episode is your one-stop shop for pet bathing strategies, games like Redout 2, Neon White, and a Starship Troopers RTS (??), the news from the Nintendo Direct not-so-Mini, the wrestlers-liking-video-games industrial complex, the great Sonic 3 soundtrack mystery, and a paean for Bernie Stolar. Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening. (00:00:10) Intro (00:01:32) The show rundown (00:02:35) Alex's piping situation (00:04:07) Giving the dog a bath and the big fish (00:07:06) Let's talk some general pet ownership (00:16:05) The games (00:16:13) Neon White [PC (Microsoft Windows), Nintendo Switch] on Jun 16, 2022 (00:27:31) First Break (00:27:36) Redout 2 [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch] on Jun 16, 2022 (00:44:57) Starship Troopers: Terran Command [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jun 16, 2022 (01:01:07) The Looker [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jun 17, 2022 (01:05:06) SpiderHeck (01:08:44) Second Break (01:08:48) The News (01:08:54) Reports of layoffs at Unity (01:15:31) The Nintendo Direct Mini (01:16:51) Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope (01:21:07) Railgrade (01:25:57) Sonic Frontiers (01:27:32) Portal: Companion Collection (01:28:23) Into the Breach expansion and mobile versions (01:33:44) John Cena loves 2D Metroid (01:38:48) Michael Jackson and Sonic 3? (01:46:09) Bernie Stolar passes away (01:52:15) Wrapping up and thanks (01:52:41) Stuff coming up (01:55:19) Got an email? Send it in! (01:57:31) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts (01:59:38) Podcast at Nextlander Dot Com (02:00:38) Nextlander content updates (02:01:22) See ya! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Year of the Howl

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2022 105:30


    Put on your wrist-wrestlin' gear and belly up to the table for this week's show, full of chatter about brain amoebas and Tiny Lister, Neon White (but on PC, seriously), PlayStation Plus Premium and its classic games library, the FF7 Rebirth announcement, Creative Assembly's Hyenas, the ID@Xbox demo fest, and the wasteland's favorite wasteland game, Fallout 5. Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate for versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening. (00:00:10) Intro (00:01:08) Wrist Wrasslin' (00:06:10) Know where you can shove your distilled water? Up your nose. (00:12:10) Zeus aka Tommy 'Tiny' Lister (00:12:36) The video games (00:12:47) Neon White [PC (Microsoft Windows), Nintendo Switch] on Jun 16, 2022 (00:24:24) First Break (00:24:28) Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge [Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows), Nintendo Switch] on Jun 16, 2022 (00:36:12) PlayStation Plus and those Classic Games (00:49:21) Citizen Sleeper [Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Nintendo Switch] on May 05, 2022 (00:51:53) ID@Xbox Summer Game Fest Demos (00:52:55) Terror of Hemasaurus (00:56:48) Wave Break (00:57:01) Overpass: Rhythm Roadtrip (00:58:41) Second Break (00:58:45) The News (00:59:18) Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth is official (01:12:00) Dragon's Dogma 2 is coming? (01:14:27) Hyenas want to steal your nostalgia (01:22:09) Tony Hawk Pro Skater 3+4 was canceled (01:25:28) PlayStation will not attend Gamescom (01:30:24) Fallout 5 will probably be made... someday (01:36:54) Looking into the future of 2022 (01:37:48) Wrapping up and thanks (01:42:47) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts (01:44:21) Nextlander upcoming content (01:45:18) See Ya! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Bad News Boar

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 16, 2022 114:30


    A big ol' bunch of games have appeared, and we chat about all of them, including Neon White, TMNT: Shredder's Revenge, Mario Strikers: Battle League, and The Quarry. Plus, our thoughts on Starfield, the RE4 remake, Diablo 4, Pentiment, Forza, and a ton of other stuff from the Microsoft and Capcom showcases. Video games! They're back! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avo id spoilers. Thanks for listening. (00:00:10) Intro (00:00:45) Uncle Traveling Brad (00:08:32) Show rundown (00:09:00) Neon White [PC (Microsoft Windows), Nintendo Switch] on Jun 16, 2022 (00:28:58) First Break (00:29:03) Mario Strikers: Battle League [Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Switch] on Jun 10, 2022 (00:38:31) Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge [Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC (Microsoft Windows), Nintendo Switch] on Jun 16, 2022 (00:52:23) The Quarry [PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One] on Jun 10, 2022 (00:57:03) Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course [PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Mac] on Jun 30, 2022 (01:01:16) Steam Next Fest (01:02:20) Agent 64 (01:03:11) Metal: Hellsinger (01:04:21) Melatonin (01:04:52) Anger Foot (01:05:09) Alaskan Truck Simulator (01:07:07) Second Break (01:07:11) News (01:07:28) Xbox Bethesda Showcase (01:07:33) Starfield (01:24:23) Hollow Knight Silksong (01:25:42) Flight Simulator 40th anniversary update (01:26:23) Hello Halo? (01:27:38) Riot Games benefits on Game Pass (01:30:14) Kojima and Xbox? (01:31:46) High on Life (01:33:09) Forza Motorsport (01:35:39) Scorn (01:35:58) Pentiment (01:37:49) Diablo 4 (01:39:38) Overwatch 2 (01:41:02) Persona games coming to Xbox (01:41:39) Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty (01:42:29) Redfall (01:44:06) Capcom Showcase (01:44:25) Resident Evil Village DLC and updates (01:46:10) Resident Evil 4 Remake (01:49:06) Exoprimal (01:50:18) Closing thoughts (01:51:25) Wrapping up and thanks (01:52:09) Mysterious Benefactor Shoutouts (01:53:46) Nextlander content updates (01:54:13) See Ya! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Podcasting Aspersions

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 9, 2022 94:49


    This week we touch on all the big events going on in the Giant Bomb universe, then turn our attention to the coming E3-ish announcement season, including State of Play reactions, expectations for Summer Game Fest and the Xbox showcase, Mayor Haggar's endless term of office, pressing questions about Norman Reedus' situational awareness, and more! Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening. (00:00:10) Intro (00:01:28) Show Rundown (00:02:41) The Giant Bomb and Jeff Gerstmann news (00:09:36) There's even more news out there (00:11:08) Summer Game Fest doings (00:19:34) Sony's recent State of Play (00:20:04) RE4 Remake (00:21:43) Horizon Call of the Mountain (00:25:53) Spider-Man Remastered on PC (00:28:34) Rollerdrome (00:29:41) Callisto Protocol (00:30:58) Stray (00:31:57) Street Fighter VI (00:39:20) Final Fantasy XVI (00:44:12) First Break (00:44:27) Dragon Age 4 gets a title (00:49:35) Hideo Kojima's new horror game (00:56:01) GoldenEye HD is actually coming out? (01:01:21) Second Break (01:01:25) Video games (01:01:38) Quick news update about Resident Evils on next gen (01:03:51) Hardspace: Shipbreaker [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jun 16, 2020 (01:08:50) Citizen Sleeper [Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Nintendo Switch] on May 05, 2022 (01:13:23) Pac-Man Museum+ [Xbox One, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox Series X|S] on May 27, 2022 (01:17:00) Gibbon: Beyond the Trees (01:19:06) Vampire Survivors [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Dec 17, 2021 (01:23:41) Destiny 2: The Witch Queen [PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5] on Feb 22, 2022 (01:29:56) Wrapping up and Nextlander Anniversary updates (01:31:39) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts (01:33:37) Coming up on Nextlander (01:34:39) See ya! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Big Zaddy, Big Whale

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 2, 2022 96:28


    This week we shamelessly talk up some updates to the Nextlander family of content, cover games like Diablo Immortal and Kao the Kangaroo, and get into news like the Jedi: Fallen Order sequel, Sony State of Play predictions, our demands for the Horizon Netflix series, and plenty more. Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS (00:00:00) NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening. (00:00:10) Intro (00:02:03) I've never really seen the Sopranos but I've heard it's pretty good? (00:06:10) Show rundown (00:07:49) Nextlander Patreon tier and content updates for the anniversary! (00:12:49) The games (00:13:10) Kao the Kangaroo [Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on May 27, 2022 (00:21:12) First Break (00:21:17) Diablo Immortal [iOS, Android, PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Jun 02, 2022 (00:33:24) Hardspace: Shipbreaker [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on May 24, 2022 (00:38:20) Citizen Sleeper [Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Nintendo Switch] on May 05, 2022 (00:40:42) Vampire Survivors [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Dec 17, 2021 (00:43:01) PAYDAY 2 [PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 3] on Aug 13, 2013 (00:52:09) Second Break (00:52:13) News (00:53:18) Don't break Seal 238 (00:54:15) Jedi Fallen Order 2 gets a teaser (01:03:00) Sonic Frontiers also gets some footage shown (01:08:40) Sony's State of Play is coming up (01:13:35) Sony's classic games still having problems with 50hz (01:18:45) Horizon Zero Dawn is getting a Netflix series? (01:29:14) RIP Ray Liotta (01:31:58) Wrapping up and thanks (01:32:47) Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts (01:34:43) Nextlander content updates (01:36:07) See Ya! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    A 360 Quality (Derogatory)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 26, 2022 90:22


    In the wake of the nation's tragic events, we do our best this week to put on blinder and discuss some games like MultiVersus, Hardspace: Shipbreaker, Vampire Survivors, and Dolmen, plus the weekly news including EA acquisition rumors, unionization at Raven Software, Norman Reedus and a new Death Stranding, early news about PlayStation classics, and more. Advertise on The Nextlander Podcast at Gumball.fm, or support us on Patreon! CHAPTERS 00:00:00 NOTE: Some timecodes may be inaccurate in versions other than the ad-free Patreon version due to dynamic ad insertions. Please use caution if skipping around to avoid spoilers. Thanks for listening. 00:00:10 Introduction. NOTE: References the current tragic events in America. Those looking to avoid this should skip ahead roughly three minutes. 00:03:03 Video Games 00:03:14 MultiVersus [PC (Microsoft Windows), PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S] 00:16:30 Hardspace: Shipbreaker 00:28:40 First Break 00:28:44 Vampire Survivors [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on Dec 17, 2021 00:37:39 HITMAN 3 [Google Stadia, Xbox One, PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4] on Jan 20, 2021 00:47:02 Citizen Sleeper [Xbox Series X|S, PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox One, Nintendo Switch] on May 05, 2022 00:50:14 Warhammer 40,000: Chaos Gate - Daemonhunters [PC (Microsoft Windows)] on May 05, 2022 00:54:30 Second Break 00:54:35 News 00:55:06 Do conglomerates dream of Electronic Arts? 01:04:45 Geoff Keighley sees his video game shadow and predicts more Winter 01:08:17 Raven's QA group votes to approve Union under Activision 01:14:46 Death Stranding 2 is really, probably, surely happening 01:19:35 PlayStation using the PAL versions of some PS1 games for its new services 01:24:38 Thanks and wrapping up 01:25:11 Mysterious Benefactor Tier Shoutouts 01:26:49 Nextlander's One Year Anniversary and announcements 01:29:51 See ya, and be safe See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.