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Brian Barnett (@ribnax), Josh Mobley (@TheJawaJosh), and Chris Shriver (@SHRIVES93) review, critique, and discuss all things video games, movies, TV, and more... with the occasional tangent and rant

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    • Nov 23, 2021 LATEST EPISODE
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    • 207 EPISODES


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    Episode 207 - I Wish All My Enemies A Very Pleasant Headshot

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2021 87:52

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Chris Shriver, and Joshua Mobley discuss Halo Infinite's surprise free-to-play multiplayer launch, Far Cry 6, Pokemon, the Game Awards nominees, bedtime/portable gaming, the fact that CHRIS IS MARRIED NOW, and more! HUZZAH! Enjoy! This episode was streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod & is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES (EACH "+" IS A HOST VOTE): +I Am Shooting This Guy | My Butt Is Still Rockin' | ++I Should Have Brought A Grenade To That Sausage Fest | +++Feral Guitar | ++I Wish All My Enemies A Very Pleasant Headshot | +Spending More Time With Goldeen Than My Own Kids | +Go Home And Be A Family Man | Almost Annoying(?) | Auctioning Off A Horse | The Kind Of Ring You Can Cut Off | It Doesn't Move | A Pallet Of Toilet Paper | +I Got Really Big Into Breeding | If The Wheels Are Big Enough It'll Drive Anywhere | +It Hurts Your Finger, But You Get To Keep It | TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 0:00 - Chris Is Married / Rings | 5:16 - Bidets | 9:37 - Halo Infinite Multiplayer | 33:31 - Far Cry 6 (Brian's Review) | 34:57 - Black Friday | 38:00 - Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Pearl | 39:43 - Pokemon SoulSilver | 54:04 - Switch / Bedtime Gaming / Steam Deck | 1:01:46 - What Was The Last Ubisoft Game You Bought? | 1:08:53 - Game Of The Year Stuff | TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 206 - Con Air Vibes (feat. Will Borger)

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2021 74:51

    In this episode, Brian Barnett and Chris Shriver are joined by special guest Will Borger to talk about Röki, Unpacking, The Forgotten City, and Resident Evil 7. Enjoy! This episode was streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod & is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES (EACH "+" IS A HOST VOTE): ++Take The Glue, Drag It To The Dolls Eyes | +There's a Little Spice To This | +I Was Like GASP | ++That Is A Statement, That Is A Fact | +++++Con Air Vibes | TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 1:17 - Röki (Brian/Chris/Will Review) | 28:30 - Unpacking | 45:14 - The Forgotten City | 1:04:00 - Resident Evil 7 | TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 205 - The Harriet Tubman

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 9, 2021 84:31

    In this special episode, Brian Barnett, Chris Shriver, and Joshua Mobley talk about Call of Duty: Vanguard, Inscryption, Mario Party Superstars, Forza Horizon 5, and Pikmin Bloom. Enjoy! We hope you enjoy it. Thanks, each & every one of you for listening to our show. This episode was streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod & is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES (EACH "+" IS A HOST VOTE): +You Look Homeless | ++The Perfect Evolution Of Beards | +She's Good At Things...Unlike Me | ++Secret Missions Of The Civil War | +++The Harriet Tubman | ++Nickelodeon Kart Racers 2: The Streets | +Brian Leaning Back On His Throne | +++Hard Corpse | Don't Be A Loser Like Ya Fatha | Mario Party Superer Stars | +Taking This To EVO | +It's Not A Game, It's A Lifestyle App | +Put a PS2 In The Back | Xhibit...Where Is That Guy? | TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 15:00 - Call Of Duty Vanguard (Brian's Review) | 27:11 - Mario Party Superstars | 41:22 - Back 4 Blood | 43:49 - Pikmin Bloom | 56:25 - Inscryption (Brian's Review) | 1:08:03 - Forza Horizon 5 | TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 202 - "I Became A Powerful Woman That Day" - Metroid Dread Spoilercast (feat. Michael Koczwara, O'Dell Harmon Jr., & Logan Plant)

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 3, 2021 136:22

    In this special episode, Brian Barnett and Chris Shriver are joined by special guests Michael Koczwara, O'Dell Harmon Jr., and Logan Plant to discuss their spoiler-free and spoiler-filled thoughts on the latest Nintendo Switch exclusive and Brian's-wish-come-true: Metroid Dread. We truly hope you enjoy it. Thanks, each & every one of you for listening to our show. This episode was streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod & is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES (EACH "+" IS A HOST VOTE): +Chris' Silver Snapple Caps | Sunk Cost Fallacy'd Into This Pronunciation | When Quiet Robe Parts The Kimono | Get A Cortana | Ganon, Setting Little Traps & Putting Items In Chests | +Cover My Eyes And Die | ++++++I Became A Powerful Woman That Day | +Spiral Into Madness | TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 3:46 - Our History With Metroid, Spoiler-free Dread Impressions | 19:45 - SPOILERS BEGIN & How Dread Compares To Other Entries | 32:15 - Bosses | 58:47 - ADAM | 1:18:22 - E.M.M.I. | 1:49:35 - Samus' Story / What We Want Next | TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 201 - Sin & Punishment: Yoshi's Story

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 27, 2021 80:03

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Chris Shriver, & Joshua Mobley talk about Far Cry 6, Death Stranding: Director's Cut, the Switch OLED, & more. We truly hope you enjoy it. Thanks, each & every one of you for listening to our show. This episode was streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod & is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES (EACH "+" IS A HOST VOTE): +Back To Formula | ++++Sin and Punishment: Yoshi's Story | This Was The Moment It All Went Downhill | +A Whole Ball | +I Don't Watch Them Spookums | I AM Hill House BWAM | That Purple One F*cks | +My Dad's Hand-Me-Down Car, In A Field | TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 1:00 - Far Cry 6 | 13:00 - Death Stranding Director's Cut | 26:36 - Final Fantasy XIII & XIV & Back 4 Blood | 35:30 - Astria Ascending | 47:09 - Switch OLED | 56:45 - Eldest Souls | ENDING - Band Update | TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 200 - Our Top 5 Games Of All Time (feat. Sam Adams)

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2021 152:09

    In this very special episode, Brian Barnett, Chris Shriver, & Joshua Mobley are joined by Sam Adams to celebrate 200 episodes, their Top 5 Games Of All Time, & more. We truly hope you enjoy it. Thanks, each & every one of you for listening to our show. This episode was streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod & is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 0:31 - How Does It Feel To Do 200 Episodes? | 01:27 - The History Of The Platformers Podcast | 6:10 - Top 5 Games Of All Time / Is Brian's V Too Deep? | 8:45 - Brian's #5 - Pokemon Yellow / Red / Blue | 16:35 - Chris's #5 - The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild | 23:35 - Josh's #5 - Metal Gear Solid | 30:10 - Sam's #5 - Super Mario Galaxy | 32:55 - Brian's #4 - Final Fantasy Tactics: The War Of The Lions | 42:25 - Chris's #4 - Portal 2 | 48:48 - Josh's #4 - Diablo III | 52:04 - Sam's #4 - Red Dead Redemption 2 | 58:08 - Brian's #3 - Tetris Attack | 1:03:37 - Chris's #3 - Uncharted 4: A Thief's End | 1:09:54 - Josh's #3 - Final Fantasy X | 1:13:02 - Sam's #3 - The Last Of Us Part II | 1:20:07 - Brian's #2 - Baldur's Gate II: Shadows Of Amn | 1:27:40 - Chris's #2 - Banjo-Kazooie | 1:33:16 - Josh's #2 - Final Fantasy VII | 1:36:18 - Sam's #2 - Halo: Combat Evolved | 1:48:52 - Brian's #1 - Super Metroid | 1:54:56 - Chris's #1 - The Last Of Us: Remastered | 2:04:14 - Josh's #1 - Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem | 2:14:50 - Sam's #1 - God Of War 2018 | 2:22:10 - Final Thoughts & A Thank You To Our Fans | POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES (EACH "+" IS A HOST VOTE): +We're Good, Bitch | +A Powerful V | +Go As Deep As You Want | +That's A Lot Of Chest | I Wish I Had A Cork Bottom | Turbo Gold & Supersonic Silver | ++++Adult, But Not In A Sexy Way | +“Women Have More Hiding Places Than Men” | What If Splinter Cell, But Anime | +A Little Bit Sauced | +Just Saying Names That Are Words | 99% Chance To Hit, & I Missed | +++Waifu's & Husbandos: Required By Law | +Hello God, I'm Tipsy | ++The Potato Moment | +Back When Sony Cared | The Great 30 Day Outage | +Sam Is A Baby, A Wee Child | “I Can't Go Outside, The Sun Is Out There!” | +It Was A Long Tangent | +Number Fourth / Number 4th | 90 Hours Of Red Dead Online | Like A True Gamer, He Couldn't Figure Out How To Shower | +Plucked Your Genitals | ++Just A Couple Of Dudes In The Desert | +The Quicksand Pit In The Middle Of Wherever | +A Lot Of Nonsense | Little Lava Dude | Oh No! The Game Is On Me! | +The Call Is Coming From Inside My Body | Blitzball Can Go To Hell | Whip That Shit Out On Vita | What A F$%#in' Nerd | Never Been A Poop-Socker | +Drugs Were Probably Involved | ++Art Can Stop, We Have Banjo-Kazooie | Catch The Fever, I'm Done. Well, I'm Not Done, I Got One More | ++Storekeeper, What's The Hot Thing Now? | +It, As The Kid's Say, Slaps | +I Fell In Love With Master Chief | Popped That S$%# Out In A Weekend | Its Presence Has Still Been Fed | +An Aztec Warrior, A Roman Centurion, & Some Dude | Big Ass Motherf$%#, Swinging An Axe | Rip-ass Medal Of The Evening | ++Four More Years | Random Miscellaneous Bullshit |

    Episode 199 - The Quesadilla Of Norse Myth (Our Favorite Games Of All Time #6-10) (feat. Andrew Wolf)

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2021 128:44

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Chris Shriver, and Joshua Mobley are joined by Andrew Wolf to continue the discussion of our Top 20 Games Of All Time (this time #10-6), Metroid Dread, accessibility in games, and much more. Enjoy! This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES (EACH "+" IS A HOST VOTE): The Wolf Returns | A 30-Year-Old Bachelor, Looking For Love | PC Do What Nintendon't | Blood Porne | Bloodporne On A Monday | ++Chekov's Trophy List | I Spent College Playing DOTA 2 | +A Million Honzos | +Addicted To T-Spins | Straightedge, But Weed | IRC DTF | -=SF=- M4D-C4T | ++Like Tears In The Rain, Like A Fart In The Wind, Wolf Was Gone | ++Blame The Cat For My Failings | Why The F | Were You...Dreading...It? | +I'm Better Than You At These Games | Oc Ah Randa | ++Mess With The Best, Die Like The Rest | +++The Quesadilla Of Norse Myth | TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 0:26 - Andrew Wolf Introduction & Insane Previous Episode Titles | 5:48 - Metroid Dread | 22:57 - Top 20 Games Of All Time (#10-6) | 1:54:03 - Nickelodeon All-Stars Brawl | TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 198 - Kissing My Hands Just To Feel Something (Our Favorite Games Of All Time #11-15)

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 5, 2021 118:07

    In this episode, Brian Barnett and Chris Shriver talk about the Halo Infinite multiplayer flight (again), the Hobbit-ization of Brian, Potions Craft, Death's Gambit: Afterlife, and continue the Countdown To Episode 200 with #11-15 on each of our Favorite Games Of All Time. Enjoy! This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES (EACH "+" IS A HOST VOTE): ++Just Gonna Seduce The Camera Real Quick | ++Going Full Hobbit | They Called Them ‘Judo' Pants | +3/4 Length Waterproof Pants | Waterproof Pants | The Hobbitting of Brian Barnett | +The Hair On My Socks | +Jacked Water | The Easter Egg In The Middle Of The Yard | +Chris Always Gets A Kiss | ++++Kissing My Hands Just To Feel Something | TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 1:35 - The Great Waterproof Pants Discussion / The Hobbitting of Brian Barnett | 12:20 - Living Room PCs & Older Games | 21:12 - Halo Infinite Flight (Big Team Battle) | 23:36 - Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl | 25:54 - Potions Craft | 35:05 - Death's Gambit: Afterlife | 44:05 - Metroid Dread Anticipation & Switch OLED | 50:51 - Favorite Games Of All Time - Part 2 (#15-11) | TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 197 - A Giant Made Of Hair (Our Favorite Games Of All Time #16-20)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 28, 2021 80:21

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver talk about the Halo Infinite multiplayer flight, the Nintendo Direct, and begin the Countdown To Episode 200 with #16-20 on each of our Favorite Games Of All Time. Enjoy! This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES (EACH "+" IS A HOST VOTE): +Punch God Into The Sun | Several Holiday Bulbasaurs | Derpasaur | +Bulbabutt… Bulba Bulba Bulbabutt | +Chris Pratt Is Gonna Talk A Lot In This Movie | Jack Black Bowser | +++A Giant Made Of Hair | Sunk or Synced? | Well...That's English | ++Anyway Here's Wonderwall | I Gotta See What He's Gonna Do With That | I Bet I Could Still Do It | You Got That Wit? | TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 6:45 - Brian's New Job! | 9:15 - Nintendo Direct | 21:04 - Actraiser Renaissance | 27:31 - Death's Gambit: Afterlife and Potion Craft | 28:00 - Halo Infinite MP Flight | 32:06 - Cruisin' Blast | 32:25 - Death's Gambit: Afterlife (Again) | 33:04 - Favorite Games Of All Time - Part 1 (#20-16) | TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 196 - Wario Is A 'Sometimes' Food

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 21, 2021 93:58

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver talk about Deathloop (Brian's full review), WarioWare, Final Fantasy's appeal (and varying quality), N64 modding, and more. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES (EACH "+" IS A HOST VOTE): ++Wario Is A Sometimes Food | +I'm An Old Fart | +Your Food Could Get Here Fast But It Could Suck | +Woman In The Almost Bikini | +I Hope She Got Her Pixels | ++‘It's Fairly Alright,' Raves Joshua Mobley | Deathloops | +++Not Everything Is Guns And Roses | TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 0:00 - WarioWare | 22:17 - Final Fantasy Stuff | 40:05 - Deathloop | 1:27:12 - N64 Modding | TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 195 - Can We Get F's In The Chat?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 14, 2021 127:26

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver talk about the PlayStation Showcase, our TOEM: A Photo Adventure review, losing 100 hours of game progress due to PlayStation 5 issues, and more. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES (EACH "+" IS A HOST VOTE): +Pretend Like It's God's Country | ++The Devil's Country | +Can We Get Fs In The Chat | The Other Kick In The Nuts | Getting Through Zanarkand | PS5 Grouse Hour | +I Lived A Pretty Buckwild Life | I'm Just An Angry Nerd | +The Weast Coast | Johnathan Grawesome | +The A24 Of Games | TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 1:00 - PlayStation 5 Woes And Picking Your Console | 33:30 - Toem (Brian's Review) | 55:23 - PlayStation Showcase | TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 194 - I Know This One Back Woods And Four Woods

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 8, 2021 99:03

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver talk about the Genshin Impact, Shang-Chi, the Control “The Foundation” DLC, Brian's boundless energy, and much more. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: +Did You Just Have The Intercourse? | Nobody Has Energy After The Intercourse | Don't Go Anywhere With That, Brian | Half A Garbage Day | +Ripped Abs & Ripping Ass | +Banh Mi On A Pita | ++Dried Out Like A California Raisin | ++The Clearest Pee | If Your Pee Is Beet Red | +Six MacGuffins | It's Almost Good | ++I've Seen It In My Head Meat | +++I Know This One Back Woods And Four Woods | It Always Tickles Me Pink | TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 10:50 - Genshin Impact | 15:59 - Final Fantasy XII | 43:54 - Control DLC | 56:59 - Shang Chi | 1:10:05 - Banjo Kazooie / Tooie | 1:26:54 - Game Box Reproductions | TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 193 - The Hands Of A Pianist

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 31, 2021 104:57

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Chris Shriver, and Joshua Mobley talk about the excellent Control DLC, seasonal food items, Frank Oz's recent statements about Muppets and Disney, Psychonauts, Grime, marketing campaigns revealing too much, and a whole lot more nonsense to end the show. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: I'm A Guy | I Don't Remember Boogie | +Frivolous Desires & Fickle Fancies | +$33 To My Name | +Look At This Little Chucklef&%$ | +Busybody Goblin | +You've Been Working On This For What? 10, 20, 25 Years? | ++You Look Like An Alligator | +Officer, That Is The Man That Bit My Tuna Can In Half | +The Only Dad Here Doesn't Need It | +John Descript | +Jonathon Dark Souls | Jonathon Charted | ++The Hands Of A Pianist | +You Hear That Brian? We're Just Fine | Aye Aye, Boat | The Blood of My Antichrist | Johnny Consumer | +Small Victories | +Climate Change, Am I Right? | Fake Star Wars Soundtracks | All Doritos Are 3D | +Old Dick-Fingers | +I Got 99 Problems, But Getting People To Like My Tweets Isn't One Of Them | +Longwich | +98% Crispy | TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 0:00 - Persona Dancing | 4:41 - Seasonal Food Items | 13:33 - Psychonauts 1 & 2 | 25:11 - Do You Need To Finish Games? | 44:42 - Metroid Stuff And Too Much Marketing | 52:43 - Frank Oz and Rose Colored Glasses | 1:16:00 - Control DLC | 1:35:10 - Grime | 1:40:18 - Nonsense | TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 192 - Let The Thirst Guide You (feat. IGN's Hannah Hoolihan)

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 24, 2021 98:28

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Chris Shriver, and Joshua Mobley are once again joined by IGN's Hannah Hoolihan. Brian reviews Boyfriend Dungeon, we briefly touch on 12 Minutes, Rockstar's games, and Disgaea. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: These Two Chuckleheads | What's-His-Face-Robinson | Catholics, Am I Right? | The Blood Of Christ Compels You, Am I Right? | I Just Wanna Be Pure | You're Entitled To Your Wrong Opinion | I Sure Did This | +Cheerios Of Disagreement | +Ambadexturoxity | +++Let The Thirst Guide You | TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 11:45 - 12 Minutes | 18:30 - Final Fantasy Stuff | 23:00 - Saints Row / GTA / Red Dead | 51:00 - Boyfriend Dungeon Review (Brian) | 1:14:30 - Disgaea Stuff | TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 191 - Assfull Chaps and a Button That Launches My Lighthouse Into Space

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 17, 2021 95:22

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Chris Shriver, and Joshua Mobley talk about early impressions of Boyfriend Dungeon and Grime, the Back 4 Blood beta, A Plague Tale: Innocence, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, and a lot more. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: Santa Claus VS The Martians | +++I Played Hades and Now I'm Bisexual | +Oh My God, I'm Bisexual | I Want To Wear Women's Clothing, Have Sex With Everyone At The Party, Murder A Man, Then Teleport My House Into The Sky | My House, Teleporting Into The Sky | +A Button That Launches My Lighthouse Into Space | Sitting Comfortably On A Tile Floor | +Wearing Assless Chaps, Sitting On A Tile Floor | +Chaps That Have Asses In Them | ++Assfull Chaps | +A Knife | I Don't Know Who These People Think They Are? | +It's 10 Cents a Bag | +BYOB Bring Your Own Bag | +Put Your Shark Back | The Baddest Gamer Around | +The Needful Deed | TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: Rocky Horror Picture Show - 0:00 | Back 4 Blood Beta - 26:00 | Boyfriend Dungeon - 51:30 | Grime - 1:10:30 | Plague Tale Innocence - 1:22:00 | TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 190 - Puzzle Brownie

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 10, 2021 69:54

    In this episode, Brian Barnett and Joshua Mobley talk about Hitman 2, Final Fantasy as a whole, Phantasy Star Online 2 New Genesis, and more. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: +Anime Blerger +Max & Whatever +One Even Darker Because It Was Real ++Stubby Normals +These Puzzles Aint Shit ++Puzzle Brownie ++A Small Segment Of Weirdos Like Me Catch The Cold +Unt Now Dah Seals Are Broken! TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 5:30 - Crunchyroll and Funimation Merger 7:45 - Final Fantasy XII & Being Bit By The FF Bug 29:50 - Hitman 50:11 - Phantasy Star Online 2 New Genesis TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 189 - I'm Becoming Attached To These Weirdos

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 3, 2021 86:02

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver discuss their Halo Infinite Multiplayer Flight impressions, Final Fantasy XIV, the insane Abandoned / Blue Box conspiracy, and Brian's review of Death's Door. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! PROMO: Follow @PlatformersPod and @ribnax on Twitter and tag them in a tweet with the #DarkDeity tag to be entered to win a copy of Dark Deity and the OST on Steam (a Fire Emblem-like turn-based strategy game) while we have spare codes! POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: +And I'm Featuring Joshua Mobley A Good Ole Chuckle ++The Dark Weeb Riiiight? Totally Bodacious News Ripped Out The Fart Boost +++A Fever Catcher Right Here The Helicopter Cat Meme +++I'm Becoming Attached To These Weirdos ++Tell Old Grammy About This One +It's Science, Maaaa Bend Yourself Over So I Can Give You A Spankin'... I Don't Know Why I Did That +You Said It, Now We Have To Live With It TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 6:30 - Halo Infinite Multiplayer Flight Impressions 49:50 - Death's Door 1:05:00 - More Final Fantasy XIV 1:08:00 - Abandoned TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 188 - A Necromorph of Jennifer Aniston's Face

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 27, 2021 138:45

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver are joined by Samuel “JampackSam” Adams of the Xhibition podcast and JampackSam YouTube channel to talk about DLC, our favorite games of the year, the Dead Space announcement, the horrific Activision Blizzard lawsuit, and Brian's thoughts on Death's Door's first section and the entirety of Streets of Rage 4's Mr. X DLC. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! PROMO: Follow @PlatformersPod and @ribnax on Twitter and tag them in a tweet with the #DarkDeity tag to be entered to win a copy of Dark Deity and the OST on Steam (a Fire Emblem-like turn-based strategy game) while we have spare codes! POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: -A Necromorph of Jennifer Aniston's Face+++ -A Friend To The Flying Horrors -So Anyway...Dead Space+ -Have You Heard Of The Critically Acclaimed MMORPG Final Fantasy XIV? With An Expanded Free Trial Which You Can Play Through The Entirety Of A Realm Reborn And The Award-Winning Heavensward Expansion Up To Level 60 For Free With No Restrictions On Playtime+++ -Ramuh, Sure -I'm Just Gonna Go To Morrowind Today -Like That Time I Pooped My Pants -There's No Co-op So Fuck Me I Guess -Throw The Hot Potato -Don't Weaponize My Anxiety and FOMO+ -Halo 2 In The Year Of Our Lord 2021+ -The Year Of Our Lord, 2021 -Day One I Was Shitting On These Kids+ -Shitting On Kids+ -Gamepass Is Ruining Me -A Strimped Down Version TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: 1:08 - Blizzard Lawsuit (Content Warning) 24:00 - Dead Space 35:00 - More about the steam deck 37:25 - Streets of Rage 4 48:50 - DLC 1:00:00 - SplitGate and Halo 1:13:00 - Final Fantasy XIV 1:30:00 - Final Fantasy XIV & Elder Scrolls Online 1:37:38 - Pokemon Unite 1:44:00 - Death's Door 1:52:46 - Our Top Games In 2021 Right Now Post-Episode Bonus - The Cold Food Callout TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 187 - Teeth Under My Tongue

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 20, 2021 93:40

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver talk about the exciting reveal of the Steam Deck, the state of the MCU after Loki and Black Widow, Brian's powerful reactions to Cris Tales on Switch, Chris' early impressions of The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, and a heaping helping of tooth talk. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! PROMO: Follow @PlatformersPod and @ribnax on Twitter and mention them in a tweet with the #DarkDeity tag to be entered to win a copy of Dark Deity and the OST on Steam (a Fire Emblem-like turn-based strategy game) while we have spare codes! POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: Excited About The Dentist Dentacast I, Chris Shiver Tight Teeth Two Out Of Three Platformers Use Q**p The Tonsile Stones Of Bloodborne+ My Dentist Is Very Exclusive Teeth Under My Tongue+++ My Teeth Are So Slimy Chris Shark-ver Horror Teeth Legs Are The Hilt Of The Ass ...And Then You'll Be Dead Never As Good As It Actually Is+ Butt Cheeks That Go All The Way Down+ Legs Are Really Long Butt Cheeks Oh, There's a Beetle In This Game They're All Horned Up 24,000 Ears+ TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: Introduction - 0:00 Black Widow / Loki / MCU - 15:47 Cris Tales (Review - Switch) - 39:16 Steam Deck - 46:55 The Legend of Zelda - Skyward Sword - 1:17:36 TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 186 - Belle's Dad Did Not Have AIDS (That We Know Of) (feat. Hannah Hoolihan)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 14, 2021 100:43

    DESCRIPTION: In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver are joined by the delightful Hannah Hoolihan. The crew reviews Doki Doki Literature Club Plus and Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny, dive into phobias with Sea of Thieves' Pirates of the Caribbean content, Spiritfarer, and so much more. This episode also set a record for number of laughing fits, diversions, and Potential Episode Titles, so strap in, because it's a doozy. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! PROMO: Review the show on Apple Podcasts and send us a screenshot of it on Twitter to @platformerspod or @ribnax for a copy of the Fire Emblem-like game (and accompanying OST), Dark Deity (PC via Steam) while we have spare codes! TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS: Introduction - 0:00 Hannah's Introduction - 2:25 Doki Doki Literature Club Plus (Review - Brian) - 5:22 Burning Ears VS Ringing Ears (Cold Food Fight Part 2) - 17:16 Nintendo Switch OLED - 27:17 Spiritfarer - 49:40 Hotboxin' With Mike Tyson / Mafia - 59:35 Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny (Final Review) - 1:05:36 Sea of Thieves: Pirates of the Caribbean - 1:13:18 NEO: The World Ends With You - 1:22:56 The Legend of Zelda - Skyward Sword - 1:27:33 The Zelda Birthday Shart Story - 1:29:20 POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: A Fantabulous Human Being The Eponymous Retweeter A Pantheon Of Garbage++++ Muddy And Hard To Look At+ The Lost Works Of An Impressionist Master+ Your Guide Sucked+ Ringing Ears, Burning Ears Begel/Peggle Bites Peggle Bites Honey Chicken Showed Me The Light++ Chris The Carbivor Shit & Fruit Super Thinny Boy Dancing My Ass Off Never Been Closer To God+ Chris Shriver - The Guy Who Peaked In High School Teaching Everyone The Hand Jive Belle's Dad Did Not Have AIDS (That We Know Of)+++ Seymour, Feed Me Begel Bites & Pizza+ Feed Me Only PB&J And Warm Things Cold Food Fight+ Hairspray Is Good, Jess Almost Died In It+ I Saved Your Life, So That Probably Helped+ The Panera Salad Mystery I Need An Adult++ She Told Me Mine Was Slightly Bigger… And Had A Screen+++ A Bitch-Ass Lick It Takes All Kinds Of Ass To Make The World Go Round+ Ready To Pull The Plug On Nintendo This Time, Karen Was Right+ Like In Mass Effect, You Turn People Into Animals Ladies Call Me ‘Digital Hot Chocolate'++ You Winning, Son? Yeah, Just Hanging Out With Dead People Oven Coffee, Just Like Mom Used To Make++ Can You Make Me A Grilled Cheese My Dad Is Friends With Al Capone Gimme The Gabbagul Winning The Tontine+ How Are You With Tentacle Porn?+++ Tentacles Aren't My Problem We Are The Butt Pirates & We Want Your Booty We Are The Butt Pirates, We Are Stealing Your Crap Tweeting Your Twats I Got That Game The Last Day I Shit My Pants++ And Chris Became The Windwaker+ His Inner Mafia Eat Begel Bites, Shit My Pants, and Play Zelda I'm Bigger From 12 Years Of Not Shitting Wrap This Shit I'm Having Fun, So You Can Hold Me Hostage He Got Windwaker And Took One TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 185 - Hello, Whisperers

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 6, 2021 95:56

    DESCRIPTION: In this episode, Brian Barnett and Chris Shriver discuss Brian's ¾ review of Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny, the power differential between modern consoles and PCs, the new PlayStation acquisitions, recent indie frustrations with PlayStation, and more! This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! PROMO: Review the show on Apple Podcasts and send us a screenshot of it on Twitter to @platformerspod or @ribnax for a copy of the Fire Emblem-like game (and accompanying OST), Dark Deity (PC via Steam) while we have spare codes! POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: What's Your Power Level?+ I'll Show You Mine If… Oh, Everyone Can See It+ Task Manager+ When It Starts To Chug Speaking Of 'Rips Ass'+ Suckling The Gaming Teet Getting Clowned Out Keeeeeeeena Jack Ryan Reacher, PlayStation President++ The Worst Show We've Ever Had Which One Of Us Is More Broken?++ Let's Stop The Dry Humping And Get Down To Business+ Hello, Whisperers++ As Rob Thomas Said, It Is A Hot One+++ We're Gonna Die In Our Lifetime+ A Way To Get The Demons Out+ TOPICS & TIMESTAMPS Console VS PC Power Talk - 0:58 New PlayStation Team Acquisitions - 15:07 Why Indie Devs Are Frustrated With PlayStation - 40:34 Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny (Review In Progress) - 1:01:09 TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 184 - Hopped Up On Confusion

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2021 72:49

    DESCRIPTION: In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Chris Shriver discuss Brian's impressions of the TOEM demo, Brian's band announcement, Chris' thoughts of Mario Golf, Josh's thoughts on Dungeons & Dragons: Dark Alliance, and Chris has a breakdown about mice with more than two buttons! This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! PROMO: Review the show on Apple Podcasts and send us a screenshot of it on Twitter to @platformerspod or @ribnax for a copy of the Fire Emblem-like game (and accompanying OST), Dark Deity (PC via Steam) while we have spare codes! TOPICS: Introductions - 0:10 Brian Joins ‘Long Live The Lights' - 0:30 Chris' New Cat - 3:56 TOEM Demo Impressions - 8:40 Tunic Demo 2 - 16:56 Glam - 18:27 Dungeons & Dragons: Dark Alliance - 21:01 Game Pass Meme - 34:27 Mario Golf Super Rush - 35:27 Knockout City - 49:44 Hitman - 53:24 BPM: Bullets Per Minute - 1:05:09 What Chris Was Trying To Say (Elite Controllers, Multi-button Mice, etc.) - 1:10:40 POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES (each + is a vote): A Terrible Time To Take A Sip Of Water+ Energy Back To The Puppy Dog Way 100% Mr. Peanut Butter Again+ Archie Goku Something Linguini Or Wario Crafting Some Of Wario's Wares+ Shellshocked Kitty Wario Kakarot Sullivan+ Why A Wet Sock?+ Hoodrat Celeste It's Only 40 Hours You Can't Even Be A Mario++ This Isn't The One One One Year, One The Next Year, And Then 10 Years Later+ Corbin Dallas Multi-Ball Why Always Kill? A Justice-y Hit+ Tickled Pink Stuff That'll Keep You Up At Night Thinkin' ‘Bout Climate Change I Think It's Hard, But I'm Terrible It's Just A Mouse That Sounds Like Math I Don't Wanna Do+ MOBAs Don't Even Have Math+ Hopped Up On Confusion++ What Chris Was TRYING To Say Was…+ Fine For 26 Years Gaming Is Good, But It Could Be Better+ It's A Mouse, It Can't Hurt You It's Like A Cold Pool, You Just Gotta Jump In, Bro MOBA Mice Give Me Anxiety+ That Was Your Moment, And Now It's Gone++ TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 183 - My Spirits Have Been Buoyed

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 22, 2021 85:44

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Chris Shriver discuss the Nintendo E3 Showcase, Brian's final 5% review of Guilty Gear Strive, his impressions of Dark Deity (+giveaway details), Mighty Goose, and a whole lot more. METROID IS BACK, BABY! This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! TOPICS: Introductions - 0:10 Metroid Dread - 1:41 Super Monkey Ball Banana Mania - 17:37 Mario Party Super Stars - 20:31 Warioware Get It Together - 25:02 Advance Wars Reboot Camp - 31:45 Breath of the Wild 2 - 35:09 Pokemon Legends Arceus - 38:98 Zelda Game & Watch - 45:48 Guilty Gear Strive (Final 5% Review) - 49:21 Dark Deity Impressions (& Steam Giveaway Details) - 53:00 Operation Tango - 58:41 Banjo Kazooie (Again) - 1:07:00 Mighty Goose - 1:13:13 POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES (+ = 1 Vote): Jerking Off A Wiimote + Ennui On Wii + The Gun Is Loaded + The Legendary Chickens My Spirits Have Been Buoyed +++ What If Astro Boy, But Bad They Really Gave It To Us Purple Is 24! Too Much Potassium + I Remember Where My Desk Was Sitting When I Yelled At You ++ Hungry For Megaman Fackin' Betch + TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 182 - Stalwart Retweeter: Hannah & Stalwart Ally: Mitch

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 15, 2021 92:58


    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Chris Shriver discuss the E3 showcases (at least, a few of them), Brian's 95% complete review of Guilty Gear: Strive, embracing the meat space, and much more. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! TOPICS: Introductions - 0:10 Xbox / Microsoft Conference Tentacle Digression / Phobias - 18:22 Game Pass Discussion - 22:58 Controller Discussion - 25:44 Psychonauts - 30:14 Ubisoft Conference - 32:00 Guardians of the Galaxy - 34:00 Elden Ring - 40:00 Resistance 4 Rumor - 48:35 Bo Burnham's Inside / The Last Blockbuster - 55:50 Hollywood Video & Game Crazy - 1:00:25 Living in Physical Spaces - 1:02:05 Work / Life Balance Guilty Gear Strive 95% Complete Review - 1:12:20 Mighty Goose First Impressions - 1:27:30 Game Giveaway Teaser - 1:29:25 POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: E Tres Aged Like a Box of Jellied Eels The Likelihood of a Kraken Appearing Knowledge Decreases Fear Like Bruce With The Bats ½ E3 Business A Cool Dude (And A Ninja) Star-Lord: The F&*%boy Stalwart Retweeter Talking Shop At Netflix Powerfully Close to “Old Man Talk” Binging & Purging with Game Pass Stalwart Ally, Mitch On A Scale of 'Lincoln' to 'Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter' Killing Mind-Controlled Secret Service Members With The Resolute Desk You Had Me At ‘Metal Slug' Twitter.com/HasANewBanjoGameBeenAnnounced? TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames


    Episode 181 - E3 2021 Predictions That Rip Ass

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 8, 2021 114:08

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Chris Shriver discuss the most “can't-miss” PC-only games, and share their predictions and wishes for this year's E3 press conferences. Strap in, because this episode rips ass. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! TOPICS: Introductions - 0:10 Listener Topic: Essential PC-Only Games - 0:54 That Rips Ass - 17:26 E3 Predictions and Wishes - 20:39 POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: Fuzzy Boys E3 Predictions That Rips Ass A Bitch-Ass Lick Strap Up Your Nuts Bet My Balls / Chris Bets His Balls Life Is Good, But It Could Be Better Get Jiggie With It Join The Collective Give Us Your Dreams TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 180 - Low-Res Gorilla Knuckle

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 2, 2021 68:12

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Chris Shriver discuss Outriders, The Mitchells VS The Machines, the Disgaea 6 demo, moving, getting new phones, and more. (This episode was published a day late [sorry], and by Brian while he was directing movers from his swivel chair in the empty office! Fancy!) This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! TOPICS: Introductions - 0:10 Phone Chat - 1:00 Wonder Woman 84 - 12:32 Outriders - 25:22 Ghost of Tsushima - 32:38 The Mitchells VS The Machines - 43:13 Disgaea Demo - 46:07 Power Washer Simulator - 1:01:29 POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: I Got Myself A Blueberry Smartbone The Most Popular Of All The Cavemen That Should Have Been a Nightcap Low-Res Gorilla Knuckle TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 179 - Cold Meat In Your Mouth

    Play Episode Listen Later May 25, 2021 83:36

    DESCRIPTION: In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Chris Shriver discuss Brian's review of the highly-anticipated Biomutant, Scarlet Nexus demo impressions, the Fast and the Furious, and have one of the most ridiculous tangents into “food talk” the podcast has ever seen. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and is archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! TOPICS: Introductions - 0:10 Biomutant Review - 1:35 Scarlet Nexus Demo Impressions - 35:00 xCloud Touch Controls - 49:46 Fast and Furious - 58:18 The Great Cold Food Digression - 1:03:41 Children of Morta & Hades - 1:14:14 The Last Of Us Part II PS5 Patch - 1:20:19 POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: Lost in the Sauce When's The Last Time You Touched It? The Dark Path Can't Wait For You To Hate It I'll Make You A Cucumber Sandwich Tuna Melt Or Gazpacho That's Bad Tuna Cold Meat In Your Mouth Welcome To Leblanc, Would You Like The Fruit Loops? Vintage Lucky Charms Where Do We Land On Falafel? I Learned That From My Grandpa TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 178 - A Hefty Clack

    Play Episode Listen Later May 18, 2021 84:23

    DESCRIPTION: In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Chris Shriver discuss the GameCube, Brian's final thoughts on Prey 2017, the current state of the remaster/remake, a bit more of Returnal, and more. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and will be archived on YouTube.com/PlatformersPod. Enjoy! TOPICS: Introductions - 0:10 Playing GameCube Again - 0:28 Eternal Darkness & Pikmin - 12:10 Returnal - 20:56 Game of the Year Contenders (So Far) - 30:47 The Great Ratchet Debate - 34:39 Prey - 39:16 Which Arkane Game Should People Start With? - 50:38 The State of Remakes & Remasters - 1:06:09 Josh Betrays Us All (by having played Valheim) - 1:21:29 POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: Nintendo Had A ‘Handle' On It The 'Explode' Button A Hefty Clack Little Bush Trip Forsake Everything COUNTER! Brian: A Modern Sphinx Dunk On Modernity Looped Back Around Like An Ouroboros, Eating Its Own Tail Perceptive By Nature Weird Nuggets TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 177 - Rap Sesh

    Play Episode Listen Later May 11, 2021 66:58

    DESCRIPTION: In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Chris Shriver discuss the Apple VS Epic lawsuit, Brian's impressions of Prey, Josh's first few hours with Returnal, and much more. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and will be archived on YouTube. Enjoy! TOPICS: Introductions - 0:10 Apple VS Epic Lawsuit - 0:42 The PlayStation Store Monopoly Lawsuit - 11:19 Resident Evil Village Internal Leak Rumor - 17:15 Chaos Rings - 31:06 The First Post-Pandemic Swim - 38:11 Prey (& Bioshock) - 40:07 3080 VS New Consoles - 46:24 Doom Eternal - 50:24 Returnal - 53:10 POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: Into The Wild Depress Mode The Rising Tide That Raises One Boat This Is A Baby Game For Babies A Bunch Of Scumbags Recipe For A Sunburn Peeling The Aloe-Soaked Shirt Battleship 2 He's Jewish! ...I Think Slumming It With 120 Frames Adrenalmen These Nice Boys Rap Sesh TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 176 - Torpedo Tube

    Play Episode Listen Later May 4, 2021 76:34

    DESCRIPTION: In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Chris Shriver discuss Brian's review of Skate City, Chris's early thoughts on Returnal, as well as the PlayStation + Discord update and the reveal of the upcoming Marvel film release dates. This episode was also streamed on Twitch.tv/PlatformersPod and will be archived on YouTube. Enjoy! EDITOR'S NOTE: The correct term IS actually “torpedo tube.” The Wikipedia article even redirects “torpedo bay” queries TO “torpedo tube,” so I was right and didn't even realize it. Feels good, man. - Brian TOPICS: Introductions - 0:10 PlayStation and Discord - 0:43 New PlayStation Sales Figures - 8:38 Kingdom Hearts - 12:56 New Marvel Release Dates - 16:14 Green Lantern - 24:55 Skate City - 29:57 Reky, Prey, & Dragon Quest XI - 40:48 Xbox Boost Mode - 41:08 Black Mesa - 47:30 Returnal - 55:16 POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: Hot Fresh Buns Torpedo Tube Keyhole Rabbit Trails For Days Barthelona Boost Mode, Baybee Just A Guy PlayStaesh Head Crabs Jumping Pigs The Little Boofulas 99 Soulz-ah Too Big For Our Britches New Look, Same Shenanigans John Is A Weird Way To Say ‘Josh' A Weird Way To Say ‘Josh' Smash That Like Button Lycan Subcribe TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 175 - A Little Self-Loathing And I, Too Will Ascend

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 27, 2021 81:56

    DESCRIPTION: In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Chris Shriver discuss Brian's first Dragon Ball FighterZ competitive event, Josh's experience with Ghostrunner, Chris' latest VR outings, and much more. Enjoy! TOPICS: Introductions - 0:10 Coming Down The Pike - 0:37 Reading - 2:05 Dragon Ball FighterZ “No Blocking Thursday #4” (Brian) - 6:20 Ghostrunner (Josh) - 25:06 Cozy Grove (Josh) - 31:45 Tunic Demo (Brian & Chris) - 34:52 Venture Bros. (Brian) - 51:01 Spirit Swap (Brian) - 53:57 Tetris - 55:28 Oculus Showcase & VR News (Chris) - 1:01:43 Top Golf VR (Chris) - 1:03:03 Until You Fall (Chris) - 1:07:25 The Lab (Chris) - 1:10:07 Outro - 1:14:27 Ratchet - 1:16:36 POTENTIAL EPISODE TITLES: Chris Shriver: VR Correspondent Coming Down The Pike There Are Enough Stupid People, Like Josh & I I Didn't Know What Was Going On Kid Buu's Got To Go Tell Them Large Josh Sent You 100% Nerves Vegeta In The Rain A Little Self-Loathing And I, Too Will Ascend Terrible Kratos You've Got Your Jumping A Real Butt-Clencher Two Pieces Of Meat Zip Zop Zoopity-Bopping Around I'll Go Do Whatever You Want, Big Bear Oh Hell Yeah, Baby That's A 10 My Beautiful Guardian Angel Poor Speedy Downloading On My Zune All Vax'd Up And Somewhere To Go R-I-B-N-A-X Are You There? TAGS: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 174 - Mr. I'm Not Gonna Fix Your Computer

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 20, 2021 77:50

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Chris Shriver discuss Cozy Grove, the PlayStation Store news update, Resident Evil, Diablo, and much more. Enjoy! Catch Brian competing in #DBFZ on Thursday, April 22 at Twitch.tv/McBenedict Topics: Introductions - 0:10 PlayStation Store Staying Up - 1:35 Racing Games - 11:21 Xbox and PlayStation - 14:21 Console Games On The Go - 16:12 Xbox Ramping Up This Gen - 24:24 Cozy Grove Final Thoughts - 26:42 Diablo III - 32:49 Comfort Food Games - 34:23 Gears Ultimate - 38:13 Resident Evil VR? - 40:02 Resident Evil Village - 46:58 Which Resident Evil to Play? - 47:36 Arrested Development and 3D Platformers - 59:49 Thumper - 1:03:44 Outro - 1:09:12 Potential Episode Titles: Keep Coughing Zero Dollars Mr. I'm Not Gonna Fix Your Computer Costs $3 And Worth Every Penny Get Bit By The Diablo Bug The Store Is Back For Nothing I Don't Have To Think What Is Happening To Us? It Just Doesn't Have The Frames Neato Guide Not Neato Enough We Will Cut Our Heads Off If This Podcast Shows Up Anywhere But Apple Podcasts What Are You Buying? Very Sleep And A Little Drunk How Do I Get To The Bomb? Creepy Rhythm Downloading Joan of Arc Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 173 - It [Always] Rubbed Me As A Granola

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 13, 2021 87:14

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Chris Shriver discuss Swarm, Diablo II: Resurrected, Cozy Grove, Florence, and what PlayStation needs to do to start earning player's favor back. Enjoy! Topics: Introductions - 0:10 Swarm Review - 0:46 Diablo II Resurrected - 20:53 Cozy Grove Initial Impressions - 36:52 Record of Lodoss War: Deedlit In Wonder Labyrinth - 47:26 Unbeatable Kickstarter - 49:56 Florence - 51:09 The Great Yoda Sausage / Granola Debate - 58:35 How Can PlayStation Improve? - 1:00:44 Outro - 1:24:37 Potential Episode Titles: VR Legs Sprite And A Saltine Spider-Man Wars Walking To Ironforge Catch The Fever Haunted To The Max This Game Is Fire (And Wind) The Vaccine Knows Medical Hottakes R2D2 French Press A Long Biscuit The First Person Who Ever Pushed Back Pushing Back On Yoda Sausage It [Always] Rubbed Me As A Granola See The Forest And The Trees Go Get Stabbed Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 172 - Hanging With Mister Chief

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 6, 2021 60:14

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Chris Shriver discuss PlayStation shutting down various digital storefronts, Chris talks about It Takes Two and Godzilla VS Kong, the group's thoughts on Zack Snyder's Justice League, and Brian's glowing review of Lost Words: Beyond The Page. Enjoy! Topics: Introductions - 0:10 PlayStation Store Shutdowns - 0:46 The Master Chief Collection Store Update - 25:04 The Master Chief Collection Battle Passes - 27:24 It Takes Two - 28:47 Godzilla VS Kong - 32:47 Zack Snyder's Justice League - 38:23 Review: Lost Words: Beyond The Page - 45:21 Outro and Plugs - 58:23 Potential Episode Titles: Live On Through Piracy Tasty Tops Hanging With Mister Chief He's A Godhead Kaiju Boy A Monster That Is Larger Than Life Deadly Danger One Third Good, One Third OK, One Third Terrible Fruitcake Nasty Crap So Many Thumbs In The Pie Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 171 - An Undistinguishable Genre (feat. Matthew Adler)

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 27, 2021 119:08

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Matt Adler discuss Loop Hero, Bravery Network Online, Matt's playing Dark Souls for the first time in 2021, and the ID@Xbox showcase. Enjoy! Topics: Introductions - 0:00 Loop Hero - 0:34 Bravery Network Online - 9:19 Derailed By Music Descriptions Matt's First Time Playing Dark Souls - 20:30 Matt's Best & Worst of Demon's Souls - 54:44 PS5 & Tech Woes - 1:04:10 What Makes Roguelikes So Good? - 1:08:03 Our Favorite Roguelikes ID@Xbox Showcase - 1:26:40 PS5 and Series X Thoughts Microsoft Acquiring Discord Potential Episode Titles: Derailed by Inscrutable Music What If The Lo-Fi Hip-Hop Channel Had A Baby With George Michael's Careless Whisper An Indistinguishable Genre Bonkers Wack Dentata Dragon They Call Me The Penetrator The Patient Beer Boy The Second Coming of Christ Don't Be Excited Ever Waiting For Dehydrated Ganon Bing Boys Badabing Badaboom We Used To Do The Clap Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 170 - Have A Garbage Day

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 13, 2021 112:54

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Chris Shriver talk about Josh's first week with the Xbox Series X, the marvel that is Loop Hero, the delights of Donut County, poorly aging movies Top Gun and The Fast & The Furious, Godzilla, Ted Lasso, and Xbox Game Pass. Enjoy! Topics: Introductions - 0:00 Loop Hero - 1:00 Chris' Movie Corner - 32:25 Godzilla The Fast and the Furious Has Aged Horribly - 35:46 The Matrix - 37:20 Ted Lasso - 49:15 Donut County - 51:56 Paper Mario and the Thousand Year Door Bowser's Fury - 1:00:48 The Last of Us - 1:08:00 VR - 1:09:21 Bravery Network Online First Impressions - 1:11:49 Cyber Shadow - 1:22:05 Josh's Xbox Series X Early Thoughts - 1:24:15 Potential Episode Titles: The Xbsxs Sorry, Honey, I Was Looping Bop After Bop Banger After Banger It's Bangers All The Way Down Cracking Rifts All Night Matthew Broderick and the 100 Pregnancy Tests Leon the Amateur Aging Like Top Gun You're A Hole Have A Garbage Day Reverse Katamari Feel-Good Memento Chris Has $40 Pokemon, But With People It's Right Over There Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 169 - If You're Just Joining The Human Race (feat. Audrey Barnett)

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 6, 2021 120:19

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Chris Shriver (with a special cameo by Audrey Barnett) discuss Super Mario 3D World, Brian's new Dark Souls III SL1 challenge run, virtual reality, the Texas freeze disaster, and so much more. Enjoy! Topics: Introductions - 0:00 The Texas Disasters - 0:58 Outriders - 5:40 Fringe - 16:56 Super Mario 3D World & Bowser's Fury - 23:09 Dark Souls III Soul Level 1 - 44:02 Virtual Reality - 1:01:34 Guilty Gear Beta Lobbies in Fighting Games Matchmaking Bioshock Potential Episode Titles: The One After The Texas Disaster If You're Just Joining The Human Race I Never Freeze What's Wrong Honey? You've Barely Touched Your Mario 3D World! Magic Boy Adrenaline Junkies Without Any Real Danger All The Tips A Fair Amount Of Tips Some Tips Virtual Reality - The Wave Of The Future Someone Invented Whole Phrases For This Don't Reinvent The Wheel If It's Not Broke, Don't Fix It Share The Mode Controlled By Hormones / Pheromones That Stands For Modus Operandi Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 168 - We Already Have A George

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 11, 2021 113:43

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Josh Mobley, and Chris Shriver talk about Chris' venture into Demon's Souls, Brian's experiences with Grindstone, Lunark, and Loop Hero, and so much more. Enjoy! Topics: Introductions - 0:00 “The Superior Mario Game” - 0:24 Demon's Souls PS5 - 2:37 The Last of Us Casting News - 23:21 Grindstone - 28:53 Snood - 41:34 Control - 44:03 Dead Space - 50:11 Portal 2 - 52:04 Left 4 Dead - 55:00 Super Mario Galaxy - 1:02:12 Lunark - 1:31:59 Loop Hero - 1:35:38 Potential Episode Titles: The Brian Barnett Defense Force But, Like, What About Mario 3D Land Nailed With Cat Poop Preschool Chris Shriver Death By Snood Snood I'm Already Eating Steak Ketchup, Mustard, Mayonnaise, and BBQ Sauce We Already Have A George Sosh Meeds But Where Is The Fun? Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 167 - Return Of The Obra Dinn Spoilercast (feat. Audrey Barnett and Ronny Barrier)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 30, 2021 132:55

    In this episode, Brian Barnett is joined by special guests Audrey Barnett and Ronny Barrier to discuss the masterful Lucas Pope mystery game; Return Of The Obra Dinn. Enjoy! Topics: Introductions - 0:00 Spoiler-Free Thoughts Tips & Tricks If You Want To Play - 14:40 Spoiler-Filled Discussion - 19:30 Potential Episode Titles: Keeping The Grift Going You Had Me At ‘Insurance Adjuster' Female Body Inspector It's Too Heavy Krillin Shoes No, That Guy Was Spiked Don't Assume The Kraken's Gender Part Of The Ship, Part Of The Crew An Orgy Of Rewards For Paying Attention Cabin Stabbin' Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 166 - Everyone Knows Jesus and Batman (feat. Matthew Adler)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 27, 2021 119:13

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver are joined by special guest Matthew Adler to talk about Dark Souls, Demon's Souls, Ghost of Tsushima, and so much more. Matt also makes one of the most bizarre statements ever to appear on the podcast. Enjoy! Potential Episode Titles: Arrested Development Is The Dark Souls Of Television What A F%&$ing Show Father G Pizza & French Fries Slytherins, Man The Dark Souls Of Getting Into Dark Souls New York City, But Without The People A Tool In The Hands Of A Master GOT ‘EM Reflect On This Butt You Could Say I Do This For A Living What A F%&$ing Video Game I Don't Know If I Want This To Quit The Most Unique Generic Game I've Ever Played What's The Deal With Sex? They Got The Whole Cage Call Someone A Giraffe Swearing Synesthesia Imprinted On You Like Taylor Lautner Face-Off Is A F%&$ing Movie Competitively Bidding On Dinosaur Bones Three Spooky Five Me Just Fake Enough Everyone Knows Jesus and Batman Look At Us Topics: Arrested Development - 0:00 The Office Superbad Grandma's Boy Dark Souls: Remastered Demon's Souls PS5 Bloodborne Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Nioh VS Demon's Souls Approachability Why You Should Play Ghost of Tsushima - 40:24 Assassin's Creed The History of Swear Words - 1:16:19 Matt Says A Crazy Thing About Word Association - 1:21:03 Joe Exotic and Tiger King Game of Thrones DC and Marvel films Chris' Next Game - 1:43:36 Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 165 - Have You Tried A Different God? (feat. Janet Garcia)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 15, 2021 109:00

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver are joined by the incredible Janet Garcia to discuss great, unknown indie games, our most anticipated games of 2021. There are plenty of digressions about Banjo-Kazooie, Mario and Star Wars hot takes, and we find out which Pokemon looks like Chris hanging out at the beach. Enjoy! Potential Episode Titles: We're Gonna Keep It Rocking Until The End Of Time Creating Content Until The Heat-Death Of The Universe Looks Like An English Professor Kirby Is A Real Bitch You Can Only Die You ‘Memba Magnetite? I ‘Memba You're Being Weirdly Prescriptive With My Hype Levels I Want That Derpy Stuff That Pokemon Looks Like Me At The Beach Time Loop With Story, Time Loop With Gun Now I'm A Bee And I'm Confused Brian's Opinions Can't Hurt Me Anymore I Have No Allies In This World, I Love Prince of Persia: Warrior Within Wrapped In A Warm Blanket Of Denial The Tallest, Greenest Boy Uno Reversing Star Wars You Spent A Lot Of Money To Give Someone The Finger Forged In The Fires Of Twitter Discourse Pass Me One Of Those Tacos If You Keep Saying It, Eventually, You'll Probably Be Right Have You Tried A Different God? Ganesh Handles All Of The Game Remakes Just Get Drunk And Play Banjo Transported To A World That Looks Like Shit And Plays Like Garbage New Is Always Better, Even When It's Worse Topics: Introductions - 0:00 Indie Games - 2:30 The GG App - 3:26 Unknown Indie Games The Vita TemTem Pokemon - 23:45 More Indie Games Our Favorite Pokemon - 39:19 Games We Want In 2021 - 45:11 Mario Game Hot Takes - 52:57 Halo - 1:05:28 Obligatory Star Wars Dump Session - 1:12:34 Honorable Mentions - 1:19:15 Expansions and DLC - 1:40:11 Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 164 - The Best Games Of 2020

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 8, 2021 111:23

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver talk about the best games they played in 2020, both those that released during the year and those we finally got around to this year. Prepare for a celebration of excellence! Enjoy! Potential Episode Titles: Safely Nestled Within The Bosom of 2021 Topics: The Best Games We Didn't Beat The Best Games We Played in 2020 (But Came Out Earlier) The Best Games Released In 2020 Our Top 5 Favorite Games of 2020 Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 163 - David Bowie Banana Hammock

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 16, 2020 127:54

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver talk about Cyberpunk 2077, The Game Awards (and some cool new titles which were announced there), Demon's Souls, Devil May Cry 5, as well as Brian's first IGN review, which covers Gears 5: Hivebusters. Enjoy! Potential Episode Titles: A Nice Trim-Up The Oppressive Curls of Newt Scamander Hades Is Untouchable A Twinkle in Geoff Keighley's Eye David Bowie Banana Hammock Nero and His Church Buddies Josh is a Gross Corpo Faster, Cheaper, Deadlier The Under of Nothingness Because I'm Wicked Smaat If You Have The Means, Catch The Fever Here's Looking At You, Gold Topics: Brian's First IGN Review Gears of War 5: Hivebusters DLC - 1:19 Game Length Marvel's Spider-Man: Remastered Hades Crunch - 20:00 David Jaffe's Response to Crunch The Game Awards - 28:14 Shady Part of Me - 44:50 Endless Dungeon Season Road 96 Ruined King: A League of Legends Story Ikenfell Demon's Souls - 52:48 Devil May Cry 5 - 1:08:06 Cyberpunk 2077 - 1:20:38 Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames #PS5 #PlayStation5 #XboxSeriesX #Cyberpunk2077 #DemonsSouls #Gears5Hivebusters

    Episode 162 - JoJo Siwa's Bizarre Adventure

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2020 146:53

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver talk at length about the Series X and PS5, Chris loses his mind while talking about Nickelodeon Kart Racers 2: Grand Prix, and Josh doesn't get to talk about anything because the episode went too long! Enjoy! Potential Episode Titles: Brian Barnett-Specific Issues Every Bird Leads To Treasure If We Wanted To, We Could Be Good Miles Javis: Indie Band A Rock Solid 60 Frames Per Second, Until It Isn't JoJo Siwa's Bizarre Adventure The King Jellyfish Cometh There Are Dozens Of Us, Literally Dozens If There Are Nevernudes, I'll Flip My Biscuit Nickelodeon Kart Racer For Pink Slips A Terrible Mental Unwinding A Fat Eight Cups Topics: Trying to get consoles - 0:00 Updated Current-Gen Experiences - 5:37 Ghost of Tsushima on PS5 - 8:18 Spider-Man: Miles Morales - 15:45 Assassin's Creed - 18:44 Cyberpunk 2077 - 24:33 Big Event Games Halo PS5 Platinums - 33:50 Destiny PS5 Exclusives - 36:14 More Miles Morales Spider-Man Remastered Astro's Playroom - 48:28 Sackboy: A Big Adventure - 56:06 Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War - 59:26 Link's Awakening - 59:50 Brian is getting rid of old consoles Updated Controller Impressions - 1:08:06 Download Speeds on PS5 vs Xbox Series X Emulation Demon's Souls - 1:17:18 Nickelodeon Kart Racer 2 - 1:22:39 KartRider Watching Old Movies - 2:04:10 Rear Window Dial “M” For Murder The Thin Man - 2:12:57 Shaft - 2:18:26 The Matrix Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames #PS5 #PlayStation5 #XboxSeriesX

    Episode 161 - Initial Impressions of PS5 and Xbox Series X

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2020 147:03

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver talk about the launch of the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X consoles and the games available on them. Rejected Episode Titles: I Gotta Eat My Cordyceps Gears 5 On Series X Made Chris Soils Himself The Xbox Chads Xbox Never Fills You Up, Never Lets You Down Xbox Series X Is The Vanilla Coke Of Gaming Topics: PS5 Impressions - 00:00 Xbox Series X Impressions - 31:23 Who Do We Recommend Series S For? - 47:50 Xbox VS PlayStation - Which Is Right For You? Comparing Xbox to Cola Our Problems With PS5 - 58:24 What We've Been Playing - 1:22:00 Astro's Playroom What We Love About PS5 - 1:32:30 More What We've Been Playing - 1:42:42 Spider-Man: Miles Morales Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Demon's Souls Bugsnax - 2:09:20 Chris Abandons Us - 2:16:39 Final Thoughts Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames #PS5 #PlayStation5 #XboxSeriesX

    Episode 160 - Share The Load

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2020 139:24

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver pod for the final time before the arrival of the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S. Brian talks about his experience with the PS5s new DualSense controller, his invigorated appreciation for Divinity: Original Sin 2, and the group talks about what they'll play first on the new consoles, the impressions of the PS5 UI, and how backward compatibility is working on the new consoles. Enjoy! Rejected Episode Titles: A Show About Neeeeerds Doritos Crash Course Break Through The Geometry and Swim Through The World Guacamelee Vibes My Favorite Gggennn If Peeing Your Pants Is Cool Consider Me Miles Davis Cruising In A 1995 Buick Regal He Lay Down His Tracks For Us Chris and the Brownie Mixer Chris Will Never Be Good At Resogun Tell Me More, Record Store Day Man Topics: The first games we'll play on next-gen consoles Cyberpunk 2077 Delay - 10:28 Rhythm Games Divinity Original Sin II - 17:56 Resident Evil 2 Remastered - 27:33 Share The Load PS5 UI Video Walkthrough Demon's Souls Help Videos - 41:08 PS5 Game Play Time Clock Phil Collins Tarzan Soundtrack Dead By Daylight Hearthstone Pokemon TCG - 1:07:30 Next-Gen Console Restocks - 1:09:19 Halo Resogun 1:15:28 Digital Foundry Next-Gen Back Compat Breakdown - 1:24:32 DualSense Impressions - 1:37:55 Destiny 2 Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames #PS5 #XBOX

    Episode 159 - I'm Here To Murder / Be Murdered (feat. Brandon Hunt and Audrey Barnett)

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 25, 2020 120:00

    In this episode, Brian Barnett is joined by special returning guests, Brandon Hunt and Audrey Barnett, to discuss Batman, Among Us, repetitive motion pain, and so much more. Also returning is a fan-favorite, but oft-forgotten segment, “Audrey's Book Corner,” which includes a brief discussion of Midnight Sun, romance novels, and more. Rejected Episode Titles: No Relation, But Legally Yes, But Not Raised In The South By A Band Of Roving Pizzas Please, Call Me Personal Pan. Pizza Was My Father Pizza The Hunt They Died Once Every Ten Years If I Will May A Little Something To Surprise And Delight Bane Is Pretty Great, Too That Is An Actor Tom Hardy Watch 2020 His Lips Are So Big! Tales of the Bale Encouraged To Become More Religious Savaaaage These Are My Awards, From Industry No Ongloah Whether For Video Games or Drugs, Everyone Has A Gateway Uncle Halommo All The Way Back To Batman Marriage, Family, Kids, All That Crap Don't Go Into Electrical I Vented 76 Episodes Ago Slightly More Shenanigans Than Normal Synced As F&*%, Bro It Involves Pettiness The Only One I'll Listen To I'll Listen To This One This Isn't Going To Be Two F*&%ing Hours Long, Is It? Topics: The Greatest Intro Batman Movies - 3:21 Teeny Tiny Tom Hardy - 6:43 Movie Talk Among Us - 27:47 AOC Stream - 54:03 Wrist Pain - 59:58 Slay the Spire PC Game Pass Issues Next-Gen Load Times Audrey's Journey with Shooters - 1:10:26 Audrey's Book Corner - 1:37:32 Willow Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames

    Episode 158 - You Work For Video Games, Right? (feat. Joseph Knoop)

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 10, 2020 99:05

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver are joined by IGN and The 1099 Podcast's Joseph Knoop! The crew goes deep on Hades, their desperate need for a Star Wars: Dishonored game, real-life superpowers, Vin Diesel with hair, voxel art, standing desks, and a whole lot more. Strap in. Rejected Episode Titles: The Standing Desk Raise It An Inch Or Two A Desperation Podcast We've Always Been Desperate SEO, All Day Rockin The Picard Picard All The Way A Young George Lucas Head Stubble, Otherwise Known As ‘Hair' One Of The Baldman Brothers Vin Diesel With Hair Do People Even Like Star Wars Anymore? Someone Please Make Star Wars: Dishonored Just Call Me Rob Liefeld Real Life Superpowers Literally Taking Your Life Into Your Hands Super Mario & Regular Mario Will Work For Video Games Hardcore Friendly Hear Ribnax, Think Bugsnax Topics: Desks, Vin Diesel With Hair, and Insanity Video Games We've Been Playing - 11:23 PlayStation VR Star Wars: Squadrons We pitch Star Wars: Dishonored - 40:28 Hades Final Review - 47:11 Voxel Art - 1:17:37 Real-Life Superpowers - 1:30:33 Console Wars and High Score - 1:33:26 Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames #IGN #HadesGame #StarWarsSquadrons

    Episode 157 - If You Are Into It, It's One Of Those

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 3, 2020 104:04

    In this episode, Brian Barnett and Joshua Mobley talk about Star Wars: Squadrons, Genshin Impact, Hades, Paradise Killer, Spellbreak, and wax about the upcoming next-gen consoles' boons and barricades. Enjoy! Rejected Episode Titles: Probably Just As Long Breath Of The Waifu On A Freaking Lark, This Happened Catch The Fever You Can't Argue With My Feelings How Many Individual Abs This Guy Has 17 Abs That One Up Top That One Top Ab The Top Ab Tell Me About That Squad Topics: The Impending Next-Gen Console Launch Next-Gen Load Times - 4:28 PS5 Save Data Clarification - 18:44 Achievements, Trophies, and Just Playing - 20:47 Games With True Freedom - 23:51 Genshin Impact - 25:28 Spellbreak - 27:18 Paradise Killer Final Review - 40:35 Hades - 53:12 The Epic Games Store Ys Origin First Impressions - 1:15:34 Star Wars: Squadrons - 1:17:47 Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames #IGN #Xbox #PS5 #ParadiseKiller #Hades #Spellbreak #StarWarsSquadrons

    Episode 156 - Eckbock

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 26, 2020 112:19

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver discuss the megaton announcement of Xbox's Zenimax/Bethesda acquisition, everyone talks about Among Us, and Brian talks about Deleveled, Breakpoint, and Paradise Killer. Enjoy! Rejected Episode Titles: Full on Chinese Food and Wine The Wonderful, Drama-Free World of Video Games Your Mileage May Vary This One I Thought Up On The Toilet You Can't Turn It Off, Because Reasons Who Do You Think You Are?! I Am!!! My Friends Don't Like Going The Extra Mile For Things How Good Of A Liar Are You? A Cool Thing To Have In Your Back Pocket I Think I'm Just Gonna Stop This Is Just Cranberry Juice Topics: The New Xbox Store - 1:23 Mike Rose's Nintendo Store Twitter Thread - 2:49 Marvel's Spider-Man Upgrade - 9:28 Xbox Buys Zenimax / Bethesda - 13:06 Our Feelings on PlayStation VS Xbox - 32:06 PlayStation VS Xbox First-Party Metal Gear Solid Remake Rumor - 43:49 Everything We Still Don't Know About PS5 - 47:34 Amazon Luna - 58:19 Deleveled - 1:03:18 Breakpoint - 1:07:08 Paradise Killer - 1:12:53 Among Us - 1:20:07 Xbox Game Pass Subscribers and EA Play - 1:32:26 Hades and Super Mario 3D All-Stars - 1:38:45 Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames #IGN #Xbox #PS5 #ParadiseKiller #Deleveled #Breakpoint

    Episode 155 - Edged By Sony

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 18, 2020 146:36

    In this episode, Brian Barnett, Joshua Mobley, and Chris Shriver discuss the PS5 reveal stream and the calamitous pre-order rollout. Buckle up, because this one goes places! Rejected Episode Titles: A Nightmare Of A World Songs About Bedrooms Myyyyyyyyyy Proooooooooooooo The PlayStation 5 Can Kill 99.99% Of Germs Another One Of These Hard Truths: Deal With It Someone Needs To Prune The Whomping Willow Steve Harvey In The Jungle with Tom Holland Nobody Is Gonna Take That Sitting Down From Don Mattrick That Guy Kinda Looked Like A Weiner A Face You Want To Punch A Case Of Edging Is It Really Edging If You Don't Enjoy It? (recommended by Audrey Barnett) A Tight Hour And A Half Ad-Free and Clean and Just The Business Topics: The PlayStation 5 Reveal Event & Pre-Order Fiasco - 1:51 Launch Lineup Strength PlayStation Plus Collection - 8:22 Destiny: Beyond Light and Game Pass Demon's Souls (PC?) - 13:20 Tech Advancements for Next-Gen Storage Issues? - 22:30 4K Asset Selection The PS5 UI: Where is it? - 27:12 “99% Of Games” - 34:05 Open World Games Final Fantasy XVI Spider-Man: Miles Morales - 54:55 Control - 58:50 PlayStation Plus Collection User Interfaces Clarity of Communication Xbox VS Sony 3D Audio and 4K Deathloop Call of Duty - 1:38:10 Harry Potter: Hogwarts Legacy - 1:41:55 Assassin's Creed Pre-orders - 1:51:10 Nintendo Partner Showcase / Disgaea 6 - 1:55:25 Super Mario 3D All-Stars Uncharted Movie and Mark Wahlberg - 1:57:33 The Xbox Series S Xbox All Access - 2:07:05 Tags: #Entertainment #Podcast #VideoGames #IGN #Xbox #PS5

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