Lost in Time

Lasting First Impressions of Spider-Man: Edge of Time from Activision For several months now, I have been following the news about Activision’s latest in their annual Spider-Man release with keen interest. I was most intr...
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Episode 201: The One Where Jeff Missed It All

Jeff is unable to join us this week but Sean and Tycko just got back from PAX East so we spend a lot of time covering our favourite games from the show including Seven, Blind, Shadow Tactics, Blade Ballet, and The Long Journey ...
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Return to Ground Zero

Lasting First Impressions of [PROTOTYPE 2] from Activision Released in 2009, Radical Entertainment’s original Prototype went on to become the top selling game on the Xbox 360 in June of that year and has sold over 2.1 million...
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The Endless Adventures of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

This past weekend I participated in the Extra Life Marathon for the 4th year in a row.  29,381 gamers came together and raised over $3.4 million dollars for Children’s Miracle Network.  That is an amazing feat.  During...
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Episode 196: The One with the Definition of an RPG

It’s a week of completions, a week of definitions, and a week of arguments. And that’s just on this show.  Microsoft and Sony’s announcement that they’d like to have cross-platform play a thing of the f...
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Jason Canam: Wizard [C64]

Interview with Jason Canam This week’s Lost Treasures of Gaming take a bit of a twist with our coverage of a classic video game. While normally we would interview someone who was personally involved with the original dev...
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Terraria

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Our Final Take 4 / 5 - Very Good
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Continuing the Tradition

Lasting First Impressions of "Fallout: New Vegas" from Bethesda Softworks In 2008, Bethesda presented the world with their vision of an alternative future in which a nuclear war devastated the Americas in the 1950s fo...
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Healthy Gaming Diary: Week 3

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 Dear Diary, I’m glad to be done with last week’s title and ready to move on to a new one. Literally. This week begins my foray into Ubisoft’s Your Shape: Fitness Evolved 2013, exclusively for Wii...
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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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Episode 157: The One With the E3 Predictions

The One With the E3 Predictions E3 is about to begin and we give our predictions for what we expect to see and what we want to see.  In the news this week is The Witcher 3 Gwent DLC, Digital Only Games take over from physica...
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Future Proof: Rayman 3 HD

A Look at the HD Remake of Rayman 3 from Ubisoft Originally released in 2003 on Xbox, PS2, and Nintendo GameCube, Rayman 3: Hoodlum Havok was the 3rd major platform release in the Rayman franchise, and the last platformer befor...
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Special Forces Team X

Developed by Zombie Studios A Third Person Mess t is a common thing to run into various multiplayer shooter games these days; a market niche overflowing with titles. Too many in my opinion, but that is another story. Zombie Ga...
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Episode 16: Fugitivos

Fall TV can’t come fast enough. We’re ready for it, that’s for sure.  We talk about the finales and premieres that we watched this week including Continuum, The Last Ship, Hotel Impossible and others.  In th...
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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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The Most Impressive AWARDS 2011 – Retail

A Look at the retail games that impressed us most in 2011 Well, this is it.  The end of 2011 and the completion of Lasting First Impressions’ first full year online.  It’s been a great year for both new IPs and se...
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Episode 13: Muted

ean was let down this week as neither Bishop nor Chris took their homework assignment serious. They did not watch Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp.  But other shows were certainly watched and we talk about them all, ...
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Cry Havoc and Let Slip the Rabbids of Lore

Lasting First Impressions of Rabbids Land Developed by Ubisoft » The Rabbids once again return to the spotlight to help show off the capabilities of a platform’s new way of gaming. Last year at exactly this time, they to...
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OMG! it’s Pandemic: Reign of Cthulhu

When two tabletop games love each other very much… Pandemic: Reign of Cthulhu, the latest edition in the Pandemic line of tabletop games has finally arrived and is the perfect combination of Pandemic and Arkham Horror. Th...
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Episode 166: The One with the Microphones

The One with the Microphones It’s not our fault. Sean’s computer screwed up. It was an epic Thursday night and the podcast did not get recorded until Saturday again. However, a new microphone gets Sean back up and...
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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...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 146

The One with the Minecraft Party As Jeff prepares for a wild weekend with a Minecraft Party for his two youngest children, we take time out to discuss this week’s new games and gaming news.  Sean gives us his thoughts o...
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Healthy Gaming Diary: Week 1

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013 Dear Diary, Well, I did it. I actually took my first step and began this new fitness plan. I always told myself that I would start one before but it never happened.  It’s been over a year since I...
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Episode 238: The One with the 8.5-bit Rage

Careful around here. Video game bits is very serious business and don’t get Jeff started on whether a game is 8-bit or 16.5-bits! He’ll school you on it if you give him the chance. So, instead, let’s talk abou...
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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Review

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Our Final Take 3.5 / 5 - Good
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After Hours: Enslaved

Continuing Impressions of Enslaved: Odyssey to the West In my first review of the game “Enslaved, Odyssey to the West” I stated that I was very impressed and I have to say that this impression is still in full effec...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 104

The One with the Movie Quotes We have a couple of new features this week after first discussing what we’ve been playing: Wolfenstein: The New Order, Mario Kart 8, more Bound by Flame, 2048, Guild Wars 2, and some weird iO...
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Episode 16: Remember Me

Interview with Jean-Maxime Moris Memories can be a subjective thing with some people having better ones than others. Wouldn’t it be interesting if our memories could be digitized, just like photos, and downloaded into a mast...
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OMG! it’s No Man’s Sky

No Man’s Sky First Impressions No Man’s Sky from Hello Games finally released after 3 years of anticipation. Some have been incredibly excited for this game while others, like Sean, have been frustrated to the point...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 147

The One Without a Title It may be the one without a title but there was still some good conversations this week about the relatively weak week of news.  DAI: Jaws of Hakkon releases for PS4 in May but do we care? Halo 5 relea...
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