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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The OMG! Hour: Episode 59

The One with the Future Glimpse here’s been quite a shakeup over in the Xbox camp with Don Mattrick leaving and moving to Zynga. Xbox has also started their Games with Gold promotion and put up a very big sale on digital ...
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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OMG! it’s Fated: The Silent Oath [PSVR]

Fated: The Silent Oath from Frima Games is a first person cinematic VR experience. In this episode of OMG! it’s, we play through the entire game. Watch as we hunt deer, drive a horse and buggy, solve ancient puzzles, and...
by Sean
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How to Survive

Lasting First Impressions In all of the zombie survival games I’ve played, none have taken the actual ‘survival’ aspects to the level that 505 Games and developer EKO Software has in How to Survive, now available on XBLA....
by Sean
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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...
by Sean
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EA and BioWare Plan the Return of Ultima

EA AND BIOWARE RETURN TO THE LEGENDARY WORLD OF BRITANNIA IN NEW FREE-TO-PLAY RPG ULTIMA FOREVER: QUEST FOR THE AVATAR Rediscover One of Gaming’s Most Beloved Franchises with Friends, Anytime, Anywhere on iPad and PC Later th...
by Sean
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Zoo Tycoon

Lasting First Impressions With all of the fanfare surrounding Microsoft’s launch of the Xbox One and high profile games such as Forza Motorsport 5 and Dead Rising 3, it might have been hard to spot the small diamond in th...
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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The Next Chapter

Lasting First Impressions of Fable III by Lionhead Studios For some reason I never actually played the original Fable on XBOX yet when Fable II released a few years later, I was actually excited and couldn’t wait to play ...
by Sean
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Episode 230: The One with Stolen Black Friday

Here in Canada we decided that Boxing Day (the day after Christmas) wasn’t enough so we stole Black Friday from the US. Now we get two days to get stuff on massive sales. With this week giving us big savings on many games...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 98

The One with the Newcomer This week Amazon tried to make a splash into our living rooms with the announcement of the Amazon Fire TV.  Will this tiny new set top box, which also has gaming capabilities, be able to make a differ...
by Sean
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Episode 204: The One with the Glitches

When it rains it pours. This week’s Live Stream was painful both online and for us as we recorded. Skype was pausing and cutting out and this stream couldn’t keep up. Sorry folks. Games this week include Doom, Lego ...
by Sean
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Disney Infinity 2.0

Lasting First Impressions Taking on the toy/video game market that Skylanders had first secured, Disney Infinity brought the world of famous Disney characters to life and allowed players play as their favourite Disney charact...
by Sean
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Episode 13: Summer Games II & Chip’s Challenge

Interview with Chuck Sommerville When one thinks about the best games on the Commodore 64, it’s hard not to think about some of the amazing sports titles that were released on the system. One that stands out above the ...
by Sean
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Halo 4 Midnight Launch in Toronto

Halo 4 launched at Midnight on this cold November evening to a warm reception from fans. As of this writing, on Metacritic there are currently 7 perfect reviews and only a single negative review with most reviews falling in the...
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Gamers Unscripted: Episode 36

Coming Back Hard This week’s Hosts: Jeremy Lyons (@Ruiner2) – Dads Getting Grounded Joshua Brown (@TheNoyze) – Toys for Games / Joys of Games Larry Asberry (@bluemanrule) – Open Forum Radio Mike Mahon...
by Sean
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 125

The One with the Long Game Talk There are so many games to talk about and so little news, so the vast majority of this week’s show is us talking about the games we’re playing.  From Destiny to Driveclub, Spelunk...
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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Living 2D in a 3D World

Lasting First Impressions of Rayman Origins from Ubisoft I remember the original Rayman game, released on the Sony PlayStation back in 1995, with much fondness.  I would spend hours playing Rayman and loved every moment of it....
by Sean
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PC

Poignant and Click Adventure

Lasting First Impressions of Resonance Developed by xii games  |  Published by Wadjet Eye Games » Adventure games and I go way back. From early text adventures such as Zork and Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, to grap...
by Craig
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 83

The One with the 2013 GOTY Countdown, Part II Here we go. It’s our second Game of the Year show with four more categories to choose winners for.  Listen as Jeff and Sean discuss each of the games that get their nominatio...
by Sean
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Fast Forward: Orcs Must Die!

Looking Forward to Orcs Must Die! from Robot Entertainment Last week I had the pleasure of attending PAX East 2011 and seeing many new and upcoming games from several developers.  Over the next week I will post my thoughts...
by Sean
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This is NOT my JAM

Lasting First Impressions of JAM Live Music Arcade from Zivix Over the years, we’ve seen many rhythm-based music games come and go.  Ostensibly, the genre was at its peak with Guitar Hero III and Rock Band in late 2007.  Si...
by Craig
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MMO

Defiance

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Our Final Take 3.5 / 5 - Good
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Touching is Good

Lasting First Impressions of Little Big Planet for PS VITA Developed by Double Eleven & Tarsier Studios » Little Big Planet PS Vita is the fourth outing of Sackboy and his second on a mobile platform.  And I have them all...
by Sean
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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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Blood Bath

Lasting First Impressions of Bloodforge by Climax Group Having had not heard much buzz prior to its release, it was with some trepidation that I loaded up Bloodforge, the second title in Microsoft’s ‘Arcade Next’ XBLA pro...
by Craig
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Episode 255: The One with Blind Tycko

Black Desert Online | Tokyo 42 | Embers of Mirrim Blind Tycko is guest host this week and regales us with his homicidal antics in Friday the 13th: The Game. Yes, he was finally able to actually get into a game! Other games this...
by Sean
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GOG

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...
by Sean
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