The Talos Principle

Lasting First Impressions Welcome to our very first video edition of Lasting First Impressions.  Below you will find a video with our one hour playthrough of The Talos Principle and our final thoughts on the game. We hope you ...
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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 213: The One That GOes

Once again, we have many games to talk about this week. Jeff takes a stroll down RPG lane with the recently released Sword Coast Legends and Neverwinter on PS4. This lead him to jumping back into Warframe to discover how well t...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 86

The One with the Technical Difficulties With CES happening this past week, we discuss most of the gaming news that came out of it: PlayStation Now, a boatload of Steam Machines announced, a new Oculus Rift prototype, and some u...
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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...
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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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PAX East 2016 Day One: Our Day in Review

PAX East 2016 Day One Sean and Tycko review their first day at PAX East 2016, Friday April 22nd, 2016.  We discuss our experience with PlayStation VR as well as the HTC Vive. Games such as Zombie Vikings, Guns of Icarus Allian...
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Episode 283: The One with the Cardboard

We’re back to our regular routine this week discussing the games we play and the latest news in the world of video games. This week’s game reviews include VR titles such as Until Dawn’s prequel, The Inpatient,...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 124

The One with the Car Smack Talk Online server woes plague Driveclub, the latest racing game from Sony, and Jeff tells us why it’s not the game we thought it was.  As well as talking some smack about US vs. European car...
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Bring the Danger Home

Lasting First Impressions of Motion Sports Adrenaline from Ubisoft Following up 2010’s poorly received Kinect Launch title, Motion Sports, Ubisoft aims to take us to the air, the mountaintop, and the water to bring us a t...
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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 ...
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Episode 289: The One with Pi Day

GAMES REVIEWED/DISCUSSED: – Bravo Team [PSVR] – The Council – X-Morph: Defense – Bridge Constructor Portal – Total War: Warhammer 2 – Burnout Paradise Remaster IN THE NEWS: Microsoft claims S...
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Disparate Measures

Lasting First Impressions of Starhawk from Lighbox Interactive I was first introduced to Starhawk, developed by Lightbox Interactive, last week at the Sony Spring Showcase event. I hadn’t heard of this title until that ev...
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Episode 15: Smash TV

Interview with Mark Turmell Although by 1990 there were not as many arcade games being produced as some people would have liked, Williams was definitely still in the game and released SMASH TV to eager audiences in April of ...
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Epic Struggle

Lasting First Impressions of Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two Developed by Junction Point Studios  |  Published by Disney Interactive Studios » Two years ago, Mickey Mouse made his way onto the Wii in Epic Mickey, with a stor...
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Episode 233: 2016 Year In Review Show

It’s that time of year again! It’s time to take a look back at 2016 and all the games and events that took place in our wonderful world of video games. This is our personal choice episode, in which we discuss our fa...
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First Video Game Console Ever Made Comes to Canada for the First Time

August 27, 2013, Brantford, ON. It is generally accepted that Ralph H. Baer is the “Father of Video Games” and that his hand-built prototype from 1967 paved the way for the modern video game. Dubbed “The Brown...
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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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Gamers Unscripted: Episode 49

Perceived Value This week’s Hosts: Jason Canam (@JasonCanam) – Founder/Director, Handheld Games Dan Carmany  – Dads Getting Grounded Larry Asberry (@Bluemanrule) – Open Forum Radio / Facetious Mike Mah...
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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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Healthy Gaming Diary: Week 4

Tuesday, January 29, 2013 Dear Diary, Today began another new Kinect fitness program developed in association with The Biggest Loser trainer, Jillian Michaels.  With such success behind her name, you’d think that Jillian Mic...
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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 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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Bungie and Activision Unveil Destiny

Epic, Sci-Fi Universe Introduces Innovative Persistent, Online World Filled with Sweeping Adventures Multi-platform Game Takes Console Online Gaming to a New Level Santa Monica, CA – February 18, 2013 – A new genera...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 144

The One with the Broken Controller We return after our one week hiatus due to Sean’s attending PAX East and discuss, well, PAX East.  And GDC.  Both big conferences happened simultaneously last week so there is a lot o...
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Gamers Unscripted: Episode 29

Getting Salty This week’s Hosts: Mike Mahoney (@CapnMikeM) – Gamers In Beta Chris Maeurer (@HolyHeadshot) – Everyday Gamers Steve Sickmen (@PantlessSteve) – Press ‘A’ to Listen Terrence Wilso...
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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 286: The One with Sean’s Birthday

GAMES DISCUSSED Rec Room [PSVR] Farpoint [PSVR] Path of Exile [PC] Tiles [PS4] Past Cure [PS4] Horizon Zero Dawn Discovery Tour by Assassin’s Creed: Ancient Egypt Injustice 2 TMNT DLC Rad Rogers NEWS Horizon Zero Dawn win...
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Monkey Business

Lasting First Impressions of “Enslaved: Odyssey to the West” from Namco Bandai It was just shortly before this game hit the market that I had even heard about it. It just sort of came out of no where and I had no id...
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The OMG! Hour: Episode 4

The One With the Deviated Septum We’re back after a much needed backpacking trip through Europe…well, okay, not really, but we’re back nonetheless and Craig tells us why we’ve been away.  This week we d...
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