Episode 239: The One with All the Bits

The Bit Wars continue. First let’s talk about the elephant in the room, a game that is not exactly what it seems. Then let’s actually talk about the latest beta weekend from Ubisoft for their highly anticipated Ghos...
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New Video Game Book: Collecting for Dragon’s Lair and Space Ace

NEW VIDEO GAME BOOK ABOUT DON BLUTH’s DRAGON’S LAIR® & SPACE ACE® NOW AVAILABLE July 18 2013, Brantford, ON  The Personal Computer Museum is publishing a brand new book called “Collecting for DragonR...
by Sean
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OMG – It’s Babel Rising

MONTRÉAL — June 13, 2012 — Today, Ubisoft® put the power of the gods in gamers’ hands in Babel Rising – a god game that gives players power to smite ancient Babylonians. Babel Rising is available now on PlayStatio...
by Sean
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The City of Angels

Lasting First Impressions of L.A. Noire from Rockstar Games If you were to have asked me what my most memorable and anticipated game from PAX East was, that would have been a very easy answer to give you: Rockstar Games’ ...
by Sean
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Dancercize

Lasting First Impressions of Just Dance 4 Developed by Ubisoft » Just Dance 4 from Ubisoft is the 4th release is the very popular party dance game series and the second for Xbox360 Kinect.  I reviewed last year’s release, J...
by Sean
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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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The OMG! Hour: Episode 130

The One with The Dream Thieves Due to a family medical emergency, this show is a week overdue.  As I’m sure you can agree, family must always come first, but now that Sean’s daughter is in recovery, we return to ...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 123

The One with Jeff’s Little Devil This week the show is briefly visited by a new, small, little, mischievous co-host who doesn’t say long.  More Destiny talk followed by some new stuff this week including Forza H...
by Sean
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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...
by Sean
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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...
by Sean
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Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition Gets Pricing and Release Date

This September  gamers will be able to get their hands on Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition for Windows, Mac OS X and iPad. September 18, 2012 is the confirmed release date for the Windows version, with Mac and iPad followi...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 87

The One with Sick and Tired Jeff was sick and Sean was tired. And together we are sick and tired. But not of you, dear listener.  We push on anyway and bring you another episode of The OMG! Hour podcast discussing all the late...
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Memoria

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Our Final Take 3 / 5 - Above Average
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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...
by Craig
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 133

The 2014 GOTY Countdown, Part II Here we go. It’s part 2 of our annual Game of the Year extravaganza.  This week we take care of some listener votes for GOTY and Syd Bolton, our Gaming Archaeologist chimes in with his v...
by Sean
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Gamers Unscripted: Episode 32

Embargo Nonesense This week’s Hosts: Mike Mahoney (@CapnMikeM) – Gamers In Beta / The 40cast Sean D. Evans (@Xiantayne) – The OMG! Hour / Primetime Jay Sims (@MeefJ) – Everyday Gamers Andrew Peggs (H2OAc...
by Sean
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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 ...
by Sean
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Deadfall Adventures

Lasting First Impressions When I was asked to check out Deadfall Adventures from Nordic Games, I honestly never heard of the game and had to do some research on the title first. I quickly discovered some comparisons to Indiana ...
by John
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New E3 Trailers from Activision

Yesterday, Activision released some new trailers for their most anticipated upcoming games, Call of Duty: Black Ops III, Skylanders Giants, Transformers, Fall of Cybertron, and The Amazing Spider-Man.  All of these games a...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 30

The One with Nintendo Killing Santa » Wow. Can you believe we’re at Episode 30 already? We can’t but we’re very thrilled that The OMG! Hour has come such a long way since we started this back in April.  We&#...
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A New Death Everytime

Lasting First Impressions of Spelunky from Mossmouth » The further we travel into the future of video gaming, the more independent development studios are taking a look back in order to take cues from the vast history of gamin...
by Sean
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Episode 234: 2016 Game of the Year Show

It’s the final show of the year and our Games of the Year Show! We discuss all the free games we got with Games with Gold and PlayStation Plus. Then we move into our discussion and vote for Games of the Year in the catego...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 135

The One with the Compelling Games 2015 is upon us but we’re still knee deep in Dragon Age so we discuss that some more.  We also talk about what we did over the Christmas holidays and the lovely DDOS attacks we all exper...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 101

The One with the Racing Games After a very fun epic 100th episode we return to the mundane of regularly numbered episodes.  Well, okay, maybe it’s not so mundane.  This week we discuss our thoughts on the recently relea...
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Episode 38: How Convenient!

Shows discussed this week: 03:19 – 11.22.63 09:07 – Daredevil 12:48 – The 100 20:22 – Colony 24:15 – The Flash 28:31 – Gotham [Spoilers] 37:23 – Limitless 40:27 – The Magicians 43...
by Sean
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Reflections of a 40-year old Gamer

On February 22nd, 2011, I turned 40 years old.  To mark the occasion I wrote an article reflecting on being a gamer for the past 30 years.  As this article doesn’t really fit into this blog, my friend Maranda (H...
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Defiance

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Our Final Take 3.5 / 5 - Good
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Dance Like No One is Watching

Lasting First Impressions of Just Dance 3 from Ubisoft The original Just Dance game was released solely for the Wii in 2009 but to low critic ratings.  I was working part time at EB Games at that time and I always wondered abo...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 118

The One with the Videon Games This week we are joined by Diana Birsan, who has written reviews for the site in the past but has never come on the show.  She may not be old, and she may not be married, but she is most definit...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 55

The One with JohnnyXeo s Jeff leaves for a much needed vacation and his annual Family Reunion, we have a guest co-host join The OMG! Hour this week.  John Elliot, AKA JohnnyXeo, joins us to discuss the latest in the world of g...
by Sean
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