Video Game Hangover

This week, at the 155th annual VGHangover Con: MORE Halo! MORE Assassin's Creed! That game about the bird and fish! How to win a cool video game of your very own! And a date with Destiny!

Episode Timeline:
0:00 - Intro
5:55 - Goldbug_74 Appreciation
7:00 - Entwined
13:35 - Destiny
29:15 - Halo: Reach
38:28Assassin's Creed 4
47:00 - Backlog Attack contest
51:30 - Who wants to go to a convention?
79:12 - Outro


Direct download: VGH_155_-_Polite_or_Racist.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:26am PDT

It's Taco Tuesday! D.J. is joined by special guest The Noyse, and the chow down on The Last of Us: Remastered, and Rogue Legacy.

Direct download: Taco_Tuesday_07-29-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:29am PDT

Historians value Ben Franklin's almanac for the tall tales writ upon its pages (20 in Boston, 16 in New York). Stories of shrieking elves and cooperating robots delighted colonists able to parkour the rooftops to recover the First American's scrawlings.

Episode Timeline:
0:00 - Intro
4:33 - Halo: Reach
15:44 - Zelda: A Link to the Past
23:02 - Assassin's Creed IV: Ben Franklin Dances Wild
31:03 - Divinity: Original Sin
44:15 - How I Learned to Stop Playing Solo and Love Co-Op Gunbroing Everything
62:45 - Viewer Mail
64:36 - Outro

Direct download: VGH_154_-_Ben_Franklins_Almanac.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:13am PDT

It's Taco Tuesday! On the menu this week: Oddworld, Comic Workshop, My Ex-Boyfriend the Space Tyrant, and OlliOlli!

Direct download: Taco_Tuesday_07-22-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:28am PDT

Raise shields! Charge engines! Calibrate the thing! Fire missiles! Assassinate a guy! Reroute auxiliary power! Touch primary booty! Engage hyperspace uncle! Watch electronic sports!


Episode Timeline:
0:00 - Intro
6:25 - Animal Crossing: New Leaf
12:25 - Halo: Reach
22:48 - FTL: Faster than Light
30:28 - Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
33:18 - Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag
44:45 - eSports
63:43 - Outro

Direct download: VGH_153_-_Fire_All_Cannons_Release_All_Slaves.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:13am PDT


This week's show is a celebration of the modern retro game, like Halo 3 and ZombiU. We also talk about Shovel Knight, since it would be a shame if we didn't.


Episode Timeline:
0:00 - Intro
5:30 - Game Night
9:20 - Shadowrun: Dragonfall
13:50 - To the Moon
22:00 - ZombiU
35:15 - Halo 3: ODST
43:10 - Shovel Knight
54:20 - Modern retro games
64:06 - Last Call
65:25 - Outro

Direct download: VGH_152_-_Potato_Salad.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:16am PDT

It's Taco Tuesday! We find ourselves in need of a Final Fantasy 14 expert, and so our buddy Pete joins us today to tell us all about the new FF14 2.3 PATCH! Also Wolves.

Direct download: Taco_Tuesday_07-08-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:04am PDT

The Backlog Attack returns! We pick out three more stacks of unfinished games that we're dying to cross off our lists. We also talk Hitman Go, The Wolf Among Us, and that game about the island and the tomodachis, while Paul experiences a traumatic event.

Episode Timeline:
0:00 - Intro
2:45 - Game Night and Sci-Fi Movies
10:20 - Hitman Go
19:39 - Tomodachi Life
27:48 - Animal Crossing: New Leaf
37:00 - The Wolf Among Us
42:33 - Backlog Attack 2014
59:35 - Last Call
63:45 - Outro

Direct download: VGH_151_-_SaveVGH.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:42am PDT

It's Taco Tuesday! On the menu this week: Castlevania III, Muramasa Rebirth, Towerfall Ascension, Dead Space 3. 

Direct download: Taco_Tuesday_07-01-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:48am PDT