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The Order 1886 Feature Gaming

The Order 1886

Lasting First Impressions It was hard to ignore the announcement of The Order 1886 when it debuted during the PS4 announcement almost two years ago. Harder to ignore still, was the negative comments about Ready At Dawn‘s game when it finally released last week.  Complaints that it was too linear, that it was too short, […]

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Citizens of Earth

If you are a collector of video games then you likely know about Earthbound for the Super Nintendo as it was (and still is) one of the most valuable games for the system. If you are an RPG fan then you also likely know about that game and have probably been a bit disappointed that […]

Hand of Fate Feature Gaming

Hand of Fate

Lasting First Impressions When a game developer boasts that they are going to make a game that is a hybrid of several different genres, the chances of such a game going horribly wrong are great. Fortunately, this can’t be said about Defiant Development‘s Hand of Fate, the Kickstarter funded hybrid Rogue-like/Action RPG/Tabletop/Deck Builder game. That […]

Dying Light Feature Audio Review

The OMG! Hour: Episode 139

The One with the Dedication Dedication comes in all shapes and sizes. In this case, it’s your two co-hosts, Sean and Jeff and….oh, there’s no third co-host this week due to…um…well, you’ll have to listen to find out.  This week we have a good discussion of the games we’re playing this week; the purpose of collectibles and […]

Construction Simulator Feature Audio Review

The OMG! Hour: Episode 137

The One with the Arguing Lost Treasures Ikaruga [2001, Dreamcast] The ZX Spectrum makes a return with 1000 original games pre-installed The Stuff We Like to Talk About Xbox One System Updates add Game Hub Microsoft wants to bring back classic Rare franchises Microsoft drops price of Xbox One Guild Wars 2 Heart of Thorns Expansion […]


 
 
 

 
RaC Into the Nexus Feature

Ratchet & Clank: Into The Nexus

Lost Treasures For a franchise that has sold over 23 million copies, you probably wouldn’t think that any game in the Ratchet & Clank series could possibly be considered a Lost Treasure. However, 2013’s Ratche...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 143

The One with The Dress This week’s show would be complete if we didn’t talk a little bit about #TheDress, now would it?  It was a phenomenon that took the internet by storm and Sean was one of the rare ones that s...
by Sean
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The Order 1886 Feature

The Order 1886

Lasting First Impressions It was hard to ignore the announcement of The Order 1886 when it debuted during the PS4 announcement almost two years ago. Harder to ignore still, was the negative comments about Ready At Dawn‘s ...
by Sean
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Techno Cop Feature

Techno Cop

Lost Treasures At one point in time, a Canadian company called Gray Matter was the largest video game development house in Canada. Headed by Chris Gray who is perhaps best known for co-designing the classic game Boulder Dash...
by Syd Bolton
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 142

The One with the Slow News Week What an unbelievably slow news week it was! It was so slow, in fact that we only had a couple of news articles to talk about from this week and a few left over from last.  So, we ended up talki...
by Sean
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Citizens of Earth Feature

Citizens of Earth

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Our Final Take 4 / 5 - Very Good
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Hand of Fate Feature

Hand of Fate

Lasting First Impressions When a game developer boasts that they are going to make a game that is a hybrid of several different genres, the chances of such a game going horribly wrong are great. Fortunately, this can’t be...
by Sean
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COC Feature

Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth

Lost Treasures Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth is not exactly a name for a game that rolls off your tongue, but it is exactly the kind of Lost Treasure we like to bring to your attention because there is a good cha...
by Syd Bolton
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 141

The One with Destiny’s Story Discovered Several games are discussed this week including more adventures in Elite: Dangerous as well as our initial impressions of new game Harold for PC, Hand of Fate for PS4, and Evolve. ...
by Sean
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Ninja Blade

Lost Treasures It’s hard to believe sometimes that the Xbox 360 is coming up on its 10th anniversary and as such has produced a string of games that have gotten forgotten about or have become lost treasures as time has go...
by Syd Bolton
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 140

The One with Last Week’s News It was certainly another slow week in the news department so we had the opportunity to cover some news we didn’t get to last week.  First, of course, we talk all about the games we...
by Sean
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LT - Ty feature

Ty the Tasmanian Tiger

Lost Treasures You’ve heard of Crash. You’ve likely messed around with Ratchet and Clank.  You could have even spent time with Spyro and let’s not forget the granddaddy of all mascot type games – Mario...
by Syd Bolton
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Dying Light Feature

The OMG! Hour: Episode 139

The One with the Dedication Dedication comes in all shapes and sizes. In this case, it’s your two co-hosts, Sean and Jeff and….oh, there’s no third co-host this week due to…um…well, you’ll h...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 138

The One with the Holograms There is plenty of gaming talk this week, which is good, I supposed, since this is a gaming podcast, right?  After covering our list of games we played this week, we discuss the latest news of new g...
by Sean
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Construction Simulator Feature

The OMG! Hour: Episode 137

The One with the Arguing Lost Treasures Ikaruga [2001, Dreamcast] The ZX Spectrum makes a return with 1000 original games pre-installed The Stuff We Like to Talk About Xbox One System Updates add Game Hub Microsoft wants to br...
by Sean
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