No Escape from Insanity

Lasting First Impressions of Far Cry 3 Developed by Ubisoft » There may be less than a month left in 2012 but that isn’t stopping people from already calling Far Cry 3 the Game of the Year.  Far Cry 3, from Ubisoft, is ...
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Remember Me Review

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Our Final Take 3 / 5 - Above Average
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 131

The One with the Online Co-op Dragon Age Inquisition just won the Game of the Year at Geoff Keighley’s Game Awards show and we talk a great deal about the game itself.  This time, however, we cover the online co-op dun...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 85

The One with the 2014 Forecast Happy New Year! After talking a lot about our favourite 2013 game releases over the past few weeks, it’s time to look forward to what’s coming in 2014.  As the new generation of conso...
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Derezzed

Lasting First Impressions of Tron Evolution: Battle Grids from Disney Interactive In 1982, Disney released a highly experimental movie which, despite the stunning imagery found in the film, was a failure at the box office. It w...
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Episode 175: The One with the Opening Numbers

The truth comes out. After a few days of playing the Star Wars Battlefront Beta, we delve into what we thought of it and whether or not we’re still exited for it to release.  Destiny gets emotes in new microtransactions,...
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Episode 172: The One with [Insert Title Here]

I couldn’t think of a title. So Sorry. It’s another early morning Saturday recording, though not as early as Jeff would have wanted it to be. The steak knives haven’t arrived yet so Tycko decided not to return...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 88

The One with Nintendo’s Troubles It was an interesting week in gaming news as King.com decided they were going to trademark the word “candy”, and Nintendo posts more losses and adjusts their Wii U sales forcas...
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Defiance

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Our Final Take 3.5 / 5 - Good
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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...
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Inside Cybertron: Optimus Prime

Today Activision released a new Transformers: Fall of Cybertron trailer entitled “Inside Cybertron: Optimus Prime – The Heart of a Leader,” featuring Peter Cullen, the legendary voice of Optimus Prime. Transformers: Fall ...
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Terraria

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Our Final Take 4 / 5 - Very Good
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Get a Little Mud on the Tires

Lasting First Impressions of Jeremy McGrath’s Offroad » Developer: 2XL Games  |  Publisher: Reverb Publishing My love affair with racing games first began when Pole Position landed in arcades in 1983. In the mid 1990s, The...
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OMG! it’s Assassin’s Creed: The Ezio Collection

Assassin’s Creed II [PS4] – The first hour! In a long line of “Remastered” games to release for the current generation of consoles, none have excited Sean of The OMG! Hour more than his precious Assassi...
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The Bridge

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Our Final Take 4 / 5 - Very Good
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Episode 220: The One with Tongue-Man

Another great week of gaming with some interesting new games. ReCore finally released on Xbox One as well as Pure Chess and King Oddball, all of which Tycko pressed buttons in order to play. Check our our episode of OMG! itR...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 126

The One with the Extra Life Live Stream October 25th, 2014 at 8am, Sean, and may others around the world, began a 24-hour gameathon all in support of the Sick Kids of Children’s Miracle Network hospitals.  In honour o...
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Episode 174: The One with the Ands

And Here we go! And it’s another week of gaming goodness as we discuss such things as the still missing launch date for No Man’s Sky (do we care anymore?), VR becoming much too expensive an proposition, the Microsof...
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“Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two” Release Date Announced

Paint and thinner will once again alter the universe on November 18, 2012 as Disney Interactive announces the launch date for its highly-anticipated action adventure game “Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two” at the Elec...
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Park Patrol

Lost Treasures Activision is well known for Call of Duty, Skylanders, and Guitar Hero among other games. What you are not likely to hear in the same sentence is a little lost gem from 1984 called Park Patrol. Park Patrol was ...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 46

The One with the LucasArts Retrospective t’s the end of an era for many gamers. This week not only saw the end of Rock Band DLC but it also saw the closure of longtime game developer LucasArts.  Since this is a historica...
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Star Prospector free DLC released – includes Tower Defender game

Last month we reviewed the indie title, Star Prospector, and now, Crypstone Games is delighted to release the first DLC for the game that includes, among other new features, a Tower Defender game within the game itself.  W...
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Gamers Unscripted: Episode 48

Perception Shock This week’s Hosts: Bill Gardner (@GameOnGardner) – Creative Director/Founder, Deep End Games Jeremy Lyons (@Ruiner2) – Dads Getting Grounded Larry Asberry (@Bluemanrule) – Open Forum R...
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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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The OMG! Hour: Episode 31

The One with the GOTY Countdown, Part I » This is it! The first of our 3 final episodes of 2012 counting down to the OMG! Hour Game of the Year show.  In this episode Sean and Jeff discuss their picks for 4 of our 11 categori...
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Play Your Way

Lasting First Impressions of Dishonored Developed by Arkane Studios  |  Published by Bethesda Softworks » This late in the current generation of consoles, it is rare to see studios taking chances on brand new IPs, especially...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 54

The One with the Sky World The OMG Hour Episode 54 – Live from Ottawa! This week Sean and Jeff were able to record the show in the same room and hijinks quickly ensued.  We talk a bit more about our thoughts on the Xbox ...
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Guild Wars 2 Launch Date Announced

Guild Wars® 2 Launches 28th August 2012 NCsoft®, the world’s premier publisher and developer of massively multiplayer online games (MMOs) and ArenaNet, developer of the renowned Guild Wars franchise, today announce that Gui...
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The Battle for Earth

Lasting First Impressions of Hybrid Developed by 5th Cell  |  Published by Microsoft » Developer 5th Cell, known primarily for their Scibblenauts series, steps out of their comfort zone with Hybrid, a third-person, cover-bas...
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Episode 4: The Truth

The Truth Wayward Pines dropped a bomb on its viewers this week so we take a few minutes to talk about it (SPOILERS ensue).  In the news, both CBS and ABC have announced their Fall premiere dates so mark your calendars for you...
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