New ZombiU Deluxe Wii U Set

PREPARE FOR THE ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE WITH THE NEW ZOMBIU DELUXE SET VANCOUVER, BC, Feb. 8, 2013 – On Feb. 17, Nintendo will release a new Wii U bundle in the U.S. and Canada that is an unbelievable value for fans. The Wii U Zomb...
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E3 2015 Mini: Microsoft

Microsoft E3 Press Conference Hot on the heals of the Microsoft Press Conference at E3 2015, Jeff and Sean dissect the show and what they thought of it overall. The Usual Twitter: @TheOMGHour  |  @OMGNexus  |  @Xiantayne...
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3DS

Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy

Lasting First Impressions Professor Layton and his trusty apprentice, Luke, return once again in what is possibly their greatest adventure yet.  Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy, from Level 5, is the sixth game in this se...
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Episode 184: The One with 2015 Year In Review

It’s the end of another year and in traditional fashion, we have a couple of special shows for you. This year, we’re not doing our regular Game of the Year shows, however.  We’re starting things off with a ye...
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Fast Forward: Orcs Must Die!

Looking Forward to Orcs Must Die! from Robot Entertainment Last week I had the pleasure of attending PAX East 2011 and seeing many new and upcoming games from several developers.  Over the next week I will post my thoughts...
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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...
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Episode 249: The One with the Anti-Gamer

Symphony of the Machine / Voodoo Vince / Syberia 3 We love numbers.  Episode 249, recorded on 4/29, falls on the exact anniversary of our first show.  5 years ago to the day (4/29/2012) we launched and next week we celebrate ...
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Episode 161: The One with the Coffee Spill

The One with the Coffee Spill The coffee was spilled but the show must go on.  Lost of games were played by Jeff this week including some great Nintendo games. Does this mean Jeff loves Nintendo now?  Possibly.  In fact, ...
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Home Invasion

Lasting First Impressions of Rabbids Alive & Kicking from Ubisoft The Rabbids were first introduced with Rayman in Rayman Raving Rabbids in 2006 and was a collection of mini-games for the Wii.  It made wonderful use of the...
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GOG

Too Old School for Today

Lasting First Impressions of Inquisitor Developed by Cinemax » Being touted as a clone of Baldur’s Gate, independent game studio Cinemax recently released their lovingly created, detail oriented RPG, Inquisitor.  A Baldur...
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RPG

Citizens of Earth

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Our Final Take 4 / 5 - Very Good
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Episode 275: The One with the Dinosaur Conspiracy

#TyckoForTrendingGamer2017 Fun Fact #2 Tycko has never run out of lives or needed to use a continue. Fun Fact #3 In Super Mario Bros. 3 for NES, you and I receive an extra life for every 100 coins we collect. Tycko gets an extr...
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The Elder Scrolls Online Announced

It seems this is the time when all largely popular RPG franchises are looking to cash in on the enormous popularity of the MMO.  What better world to transform into an MMORPG than the ever growing world of The Elder Scroll...
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Episode 205: The One with No Man’s Vindication

This week’s The OMG! Hour includes new game reviews of TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan, Lumo, Kubicolor, and Overwatch, as well as the Far Harbor DLC for Fallout 4. The news this week includes discussions on No Man’s Sky...
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PC

Reliving History

Lasting First Impressions of Assassin’s Creed III Developed by Ubisoft » About this time last year, I wrote my review for Assassin’s Creed Revelations and I admitted then that I had yet to actually finish the Assassin’s ...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 115

The One with the PlayStation Horse Armor Jeff lives the bachelor life this week as he enjoys a nice glass of rum as we record the show.  Games played this week include Fez on the PS4 and Sean finally finishes Thief.  Time t...
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Episode 185: The One with the 2015 Game of the Year

This is it. The final show for 2015 and the one in which we choose The OMG! Hour’s Game of the Year for 2015.  Before that, however, we continue what we started last week with a few more choices for such categories as Fa...
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Episode 181: The One with My First Achievement

Ten Years of Xbox Achievements For the first time in a while we find out the free games for both Games with Gold and PlayStation Plus in the same week. Which list are we more excited about. With Fallout 4 still fresh in our con...
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The Real Deal

Lasting First Impressions of Rocksmith from Ubisoft It was quite a while ago that I learned of Ubisoft’s plan to introduce their own entry into the music game genre.  It was right around the time that Activistion put the...
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Episode 240: The One with the Tombstone

It’s back to the originals this week as Tycko was unable to be on the show, so Jeff and Sean return to how things were in the years BT (Before Tycko). So, naturally, we’re not going to talk nearly as long about the ...
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Persona 4 Arena Ultimax

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Our Final Take 4 / 5 - Very Good
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Castle Smashers

Lasting First Impressions of Wreckateer Developed by Iron Galaxy  |  Published by Microsoft Studios I was pleased to see gameplay featured in Microsoft’s E3 2012 press briefing from a Kinect title that wasn’t a fitness ap...
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Episode 25: Strange Characters, Strange Stories

04:56 – Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 12:34 – Heroes Reborn *Spoilers* 18:35 – Grimm 20:28 – Code Black 21:55 – Limitless 22:48 – Sleepy Hollow 25:56 – Supergirl 32:10 – The Walking Dead...
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Episode 11: Forbidden Forest

Interview with Paul Norman Music plays a very important role in both movies and video games.  Sometimes, it’s a role that seems under appreciated as we try and focus on amazing graphics or addictive gameplay. But neith...
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ABRA-CARD-ABRA

Lasting First Impressions of Magic: the Gathering – Duels of the Planeswalkers 2013 FROM Wizards of the Coast My first experience with Magic: the Gathering was with the original collectible card game format, played with b...
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Episode 2: Fall TV Lineup

Fall TV Lineup Welcome back to Primetime. In episode 2 we discuss the latest news surrounding the shows we love, such as new series regulars for Gotham, Chris Rock joining Empire, a regular leaving Castle, and Shomi becoming av...
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State of Decay Review

Lasting First Impressions State of Decay, from Undead Labs, pushes boundaries. It pushes the boundaries of CryEngine 3. It pushes the boundaries of the Xbox360 hardware. And it pushes the boundaries of our general gaming experi...
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Episode 198: The One with all the IGN

Games Discussed this week: The Division [XBO] Bravely Default [3DS] Portal Knights [PC] Quantum Break [XBO] Rise of the Tomb Raider [XBO] Baba Yaga Cold Darkness Awakens Price of Seasons Pass vs. Individual DLC Lego Avengers DL...
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RPG

Dungeon Travelers 2

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Our Final Take 4 / 5 - Very Good
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Microsoft Announces “Arcade Next”

We just finished up with an amazing lineup of Arcade titles in this year’s Arcade House Party, and now Microsoft has announced another great series of arcade games to be released starting next month. Details of these titles a...
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