Video Game Hangover

In his Mini Hangover, Randy dives into his backlog for Shadows of the Damned, ventures into the 3DS' eShop wasteland for Pushmo, and then... counts down his favorite electro-industrial albums of 2011? Randy doesn't understand the meaning of "Mini".

Direct download: Mini_Hangover_-_Shadows_of_the_Damned.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:36pm EDT

Matt was supposed to talk about Assassin's Creed: Revelations, and he does, but since he's vacationing, he also had a chat with his wife and her siblings about the PS Move game Carnival Island. Also: Portable games that he played on his road trip!

Episode Timeline

Intro: 0:00
Carnival Island Chat: 4:48
Assassin's Creed Revelations: 13:55
Outro: 22:50

Direct download: Mini_Hangover_-_Carnival_Island_and_Assassins_Creed_Revelations.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:29pm EDT

D.J's finally made it through the first dungeon in the new Zelda and he's here to tell you what he thinks of it so far. Or, at least that's what he's supposed to do.

Direct download: Mini_Hangover_-_Zelda.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:56pm EDT

In this special Mini Hangover Episode, Paul and Matt spend the first half of the show playing PAYDAY: The Heist. We then take a quick break and give you our impressions immediately after finishing our first session with the game!

Episode Timeline

Live PAYDAY: 0:00
After Session Impressions: 11:08
Outro: 19:16 

Direct download: Mini_Hangover_-_PAYDAY_The_Heist.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

This is it, our final show of 2011! In this week's episode, The Whole Crew get together with drinks, and frame the entire show around your incredible feedback! Thank you so much for the support and we'll see you in Season 2 in 2012!

Episode Timeline

Intro: 0:00
Tomorrow's Hangover: 2:30
Listener Feedback: 6:55
Outro: 81:00 

Direct download: VGH_34_-_Dont_Buy_the_Blue_Stuff.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:09pm EDT

Stuff this down your chimney! This week, we've assembled the Ultimate VGH Holiday Shopping List for the obsessive gamers and pop-culture geeks on your list. We've also got Viewer Mail, our weekly Hangovers, and we'll wrap things up with Last Call!

Episode Timeline

Intro: 0:00
Viewer Mail: 2:40
Hangover: 8:20
All I Want: 25:00
Last Call: 58:45
Outro: 64:20 

Direct download: VGH_33_-_The_Hardened_Edition.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:56pm EDT

The Crew discuss the new Zelda, waggle, and other unusual control schemes that they've both loved and hated. Paul goes the entire episode without hating on the Wii. We've also got your Viewer Mail, Saints Row: The Third, and yes, more Skyrim.

Episode Timeline

Intro: 0:00
Viewer Mail: 2:20
Special Announcement: 6:08
Hangover: 8:58
Unusual Controls: 32:04
Last Call: 68:58
Outro: 74:28 

Direct download: VGH_32_-_Done_Busy_Being_Dead.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:33pm EDT

Thanks but no thanks? This week, we're talking about the things that make us thankful to be gamers. This is also the episode where it sounds like Randy could drop dead at any moment. Sorry 'bout that. Plus: Mario, Saints, Skyrim, Queen and Muppets!

Episode Timeline

Intro: 0:00
Viewer Mail: 1:35
Hangover: 6:45
We Give Thanks: 34:00
Last Call: 66:10
Outro: 72:45 

Direct download: VGH_31_-_Warm_Fuzzies.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:58am EDT

Gaming is awesome, except when it isn't. In this week's show, we're talking about some of our least favorite things in the world of video games. Also: Mario rescues Peach, Paul goes full Skyrim, and someone's growing a glorious moustache. It's itchy!

Episode Timeline

Intro: 0:00
Viewer Mail: 2:03
Hangover: 7:30
Gaming Shitlist: 35:40
Last Call: 68:50 
Outro: 74:25 

Direct download: VGH_30_-_I_Luv_Food.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:22pm EDT

In this week's episode we chat about Uncharted 3! Spoiler alert, we chat about Uncharted 3, and only Uncharted 3.

Episode Timeline

Intro: 0:00
Uncharted 3 Chat: 2:12
Outro:65:40 

Direct download: VGH_29_-_Recharted.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:39pm EDT