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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Episode 8: Sounds like a Cartoon

Sounds like a Cartoon We’re not quite sure what Chris thinks he’s watching but it sure sounds like a cartoon.  We discuss the latest development in Wayward Pines and with only two episodes remaining, we weigh in on...
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The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

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Our Final Take 4.5 / 5 - Excellent
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Nobody Puts Sackboy in a Corner

Lasting First Impressions of Little Big Planet Karting Developed by United Front Games  |  Published by Sony Computer Entertainment » Sackboy has become such an iconic character since the debut of his do-it-yourself platform...
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...
by Sean
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Summer of Arcade: Week Two

Lasting First Impressions of From Dust from Ubisoft Xbox Live Arcade’s second week of Summer of Arcade continues with another unique entry from the mind of legendary creator, Eric Chahi (Out of this World/Another World) c...
by Sean
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Episode 284: The One with the Failed Translation

This week’s game reviews include Sony’s remake of “Shadow of the Colossus” on PS4, and Cartoon Network’s “OK K.O, Let’s Be Heroes!”. Both game were reviewed using download codes p...
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Episode 266: The One with the Flippant Attitude

Guess who’s back!!! Jeff returns so we can talk all about Destiny 2. It’s only been out a couple of days but we have a lot to say about it. News Destiny 2 could be the testing ground for mouse and keyboard support o...
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Journey Into The Savage Golden Age of Pirates With Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag

The New Assassin’s Creed® Arrives in Stores Starting on October 29  ONTRÉAL — March 4, 2013 — Today, Ubisoft announced Assassin’s Creed® IV Black Flag, the next installment in the company’s best-selling franchise....
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The OMG! Hour’s 2014 Game of the Year Awards

2014 was an interesting year for gaming.  It was the first full year we had with the new generation of gaming consoles and some of our most anticipated games were delayed, while others released with less than stellar stability...
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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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3DS

Cardboard Cutout

Lasting First Impressions of Paper Mario Sticker Star Developed by Intelligent Systems  |  Published by Nintendo » Here we go! The fourth installment to the Paper Mario series has just been released for the Nintendo 3DS. Thi...
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Dishonored Gets New Add-on Pack: The Knife of Dunwall

Bethesda and Arkane Studios today announced that Dishonored: The Knife of Dunwall, the second add-on pack for the critically-acclaimed first-person action game, Dishonored, will be available worldwide on April 16, 2013 for Xbox...
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Ori and the Blind Forest

Lasting First Impressions Ori and the Blind Forest was a game I knew I had to play when it debuted at an Xbox press conference sometime last year.  It is also the first game developed and released by Moon Studios, a collecti...
by Sean
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General Review: Puzzle Bots

General Review of Puzzle Bots from Wadjet Eye Games NOTE: I contributed the following review to GeneralGames.ca and was given permission to also include it here.  My usual tag line will not follow this review because I am ...
by Sean
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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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The OMG! Hour Episode 28

The One with the Fur Trader » Episode 28 is here boasting an awesome new album art, but not the final one.  We’ll unveil the official new artwork for Episode 30 (cuz we’re OCD that way and it’s a nice even n...
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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...
by Sean
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Become a Superhero

Lasting First Impressions of PowerUp Heroes from Ubisoft Okay, I never saw this one coming and I had no idea what it was when it arrived.  PowerUp Heroes seemed to fly under the radar and just stealthily appeared in stores one...
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PAX East Preview: Sniper Elite 3

While I never played any of the previous Sniper Elite games, 505 Games’ new entry in the series, Sniper Elite 3 really stood out to me, at PAX East, as a game I have to play when it releases for consoles on July 1st.  It...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 95

The One with No Prep It’s a big week as Titanfall drops on PC and Xbox One players everywhere. Sean was able to join the Toronto fans at Microsoft’s Titanfall Launch on Monday night and has his own OMG moment from t...
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Episode 6: Miner 2049er

Miner 2049er: Interview with Bill Hogue   latform games have always been my favourite type of game. While many people today would likely cite Super Mario Bros. as their first and favourite platform game, there were many...
by Sean
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Episode 163: The One with the Best Game Ever

The One with the Best Game Ever New game releases, old games coming back, gamers complaining, game developers responding, and a rare failure celebrates.  It’s mass hysteria in the land of gaming this week and we cover...
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3DS

Mario Party Island Tour

Lasting First Impressions The Mario Party series of games have become a staple Nintendo franchise and a popular one in my household.  Though, more recently, this franchise has seemed to take a liking more to Nintendo’s m...
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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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Episode 212: The One That Changes It Up

Never afraid to change things up and that’s just what we do this week. With all the news being pretty much nothing but Pokemon GO, we decide instead to talk about a lot of games that we played this week. We discuss Lego D...
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Episode 225: The One with the Button Pusher

Well we’ve had PlayStation VR for a week and are ready to really give it a good review and analysis. We’ve played some really great games and some not so great ones, which is pretty typical for a new hardware launch...
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Into the Sprawl

Lasting First Impressions of Torchlight II Developed by Runic Games » I was never a huge fan of the Diablo series of games and had absolutely no interest in one of the biggest gaming releases this year when Diablo III finally ...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 80

The One with the Listener’s Impressions Over the last two episodes we gave you our thoughts on the new consoles in hour hands. Now it’s your turn to tell us what you think.  And some of you did.  We read through y...
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Episode 287: The One with More of The Station

We are joined this week by Kevin Harwood, the Creative Director of The Station Game (thestationgame.com). In Jeff’s absence, Kevin takes on co-host roles like a natural. Oh, and we also talk to Kevin extensively about his...
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