Go West, Young Man

Lasting First Impressions of Wild West Town from Clipwire Games Facebook was, once upon a time, just a place to reconnect with friends, old and new.  Over the years, however, it has become much more than just a place to ke...
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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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Episode 193: The One That Goes Primal

We all played in The Division’s Open Beta last weekend so it goes without saying that we have more to say about the game, both from a main campaign point of view as well as about The Dark Zone.  We also discuss the recen...
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The Belly of the Beast

Lasting First Impressions of Unmechanical Developed by Talawa Games  |  Published by Teotl Studios » As the major players in the gaming industry are just coming to grips with digital distribution, the smaller, independent st...
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Bravely Default

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Our Final Take 5 / 5 - Excellent
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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...
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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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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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Episode 256: The One with Our E3 2017 Overview

It’s Gamer’s Christmas week with E3 upon us. All the major showcases are done so we record a day early to get our thoughts out to you sooner than usual. We love you, that’s why. We cover all 6 of the press con...
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A Camp Classic

Lasting First Impressions of Carpet Ball from Peak Systems » For well over 25 years, youth camps across the US have enjoyed a simple game called Carpet Ball.  Essentially a cross between billiards and shuffleboard, Carpet Ba...
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Episode 224: The One in Virtual Reality

We won’t apologize for being as excited as we are about VR. This episode was recorded on the very same day that PlayStation VR launched so we talk about that. A lot! We talk about the unit itself, what we like, what we do...
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Stay In the Light

Lasting First Impressions of Alan Wake’s American Nightmare from Remedy Turn out the lights, turn up the volume and prepare yourself to be scared by the shadows once again.  Alan Wake returns in an all-new adventure that...
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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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The OMG! Hour: Episode 35

The One with the New Guy » There’s lots of news to discuss this week as CES in Las Vegas is over with. Steam Boxes, and Microsoft’s new “Holodeck” tech demo make the rounds as well as updates on the THQ...
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Episode 23: Supergirl Begins

3:03 – Muppets 4:37 – Bones 7:48 – The Walking Dead 10:13 – 90-Day Fiance 14:39 – Code Black 15:27 – Gotham 18:33 – Supergirl 34:29 – Vampire Diaries 35:44 – Grey’s Anatom...
by Sean
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Episode 9: Mr. Robot and His Robot Factory

Interview with Ron Rosen You’ll find that platforming games will often find their way to being a lost treasure because they are very often what made many young gamers fall in love with the concept of video games. Altho...
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Episode 192: The One with the Tattoos

Gaming tattoos is the first topic of the show as Sean reveals his latest permanent work of art.  We’re sure you won’t be surprise which series his latest addition comes from.  Alpha/Beta previews this week include...
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PAX East 2018: Day Three In Review

Day 3 of 4 of PAX East and we’re exhausted. We didn’t train for this 4 day extravaganza. But we got through the day and here, once again, are the top games we saw today, including a couple great new tabletop games!
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OMG! it’s Halo Wars 2

Halo Wars is back and this time it’s bigger and better than the original. With sweeping environments, a new tough baddie, and as many grunts as you can shake a stick at, Halo Wars 2 delivers intense action and engaging ci...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 71

The One with the Addiction This week on The OMG! Hour, Sean and Jeff discuss their time in GTA V since it seems to have taken over all our gaming lately.  After we force ourselves to move to another topic, we spend quite a bit...
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Episode 278: The One When Jeff is Wrong

GAMES REVIEWED/DISCUSSED Destiny 2: The Curse of Osiris Hello Neighbor Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice The Game Awards The 7 most memorable moments of The Game Awards 2017 The Game Awards: The 17 biggest trailers and announc...
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Episode 254: The One with Our E3 Hopes

Star Trek Bridge Crew | Endless Space 2 | Crossout We’ve got more games for you and, surprisingly, most of them are being reviewed by Jeff! That’s right, Jeff actually played something this week. We take a look at E...
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Rare Replay

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Our Final Take 4.5 / 5 - Excellent
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Episode 4: Rescue on Fractalus!

Rescue on Fractalus!: Interview with David B. Fox Started in 1982 and lasting until 2013, LucasFilm Games (eventually renamed LucasArts) made some amazing games. While many of them involved George Lucas’s film proper...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 19

The One without a Plan » We’re 19 now which means we celebrate the way any 19 year old would celebrate.  Without a plan, of course.  It’s a freeform episode in which Sean and Craig just talk games. I know, weird,...
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Rayman Legends

Lasting First Impressions Rayman Legends is wonderful. Four simple words that truly sum up my feelings for the latest game in the Rayman series from Ubisoft. Granted, what I think truly makes this game wonderful is the intellig...
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Episode 188: The One with No Coffee

Another early morning show but this time we have no coffee. That’s right, we are so dedicated that we still brought you a full show, early on a Saturday morning, with no coffee available to us.  It was a slow week for ga...
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Episode 170: The One with the Full House

It’s a Full House here this week! This episode we are joined, not by one, but by two additional co-hosts.  Last week’s guest, Tycko, returns for his sophomore stint on the show and the long lost Diana also returns ...
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Episode 10: Wayward Pines Finale

or Can’t Remember Names Get ready for the biggest spoiler warning we’ve done yet.  This past week was the epic finale to the 10 episode mini series, Wayward Pines and we can’t let this episode go by without t...
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Episode 33: The Nerdside

03:36 – The 100 10:53 – Agent Carter 13:14 – Angel From Hell 16:50 – Castle 21:02 – Sleepy Hollow 24:45 – Lucifer 30:09 – The Shannara Chronicles / The Shadowhunters 31:45 – The X...
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