Video Game Hangover

Last weekend we played games for 24 hours straight, and boy are our arms tired! Get the post-Extra Life scoop as we try to recap hours of Civilization, Sleeping Dogs, and a salacious murder mystery. Then we get spoooooooooky with Neverending Nightmares.

Episode Timeline

0:00 - Intro
4:40 - Extra Life
7:15 - Civilization: Beyond Earth
10:15 - Spelunky
14:08 - Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate
15:40 - Rex Rocket
19:35 - Sleeping Dogs
27:05 - Random Extra Life Tidbits
30:35 - Velvet Sundown
47:00 - Neverending Nightmares
62:40 - Last Call
69:05 - Outro

Direct download: VGH_168_-_How_Will_We_Get_the_Coast_Guard_to_Kill_Bigfoot.mp3
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It's Taco Tuesday! D.J. is joined by Final Fantasy expert Pete this week. On the menu: a new Final Fantasy 14 patch, Sunset Overdrive and Freedom Wars for the PSP Vita...? That can't be right, the Vita isn't real. 

Direct download: Taco_Tuesday_10-28-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:30am PDT

This weekend is Extra Life and we're half-psyched up, half-questioning the decisions that have brought us to this point. Before that, though: Randy is excited about Android apps, D.J. is excited about SOMETHING, and Paul discovers his fursona.

Episode Timeline

0:00 - Intro
2:15 - Ali
4:20 - Extra Life
17:05 - Podcast Apps: Retribution
24:45 - -en Isolation
38:05 - Dust: An Elysian Tail
44:48 - Monument Valley
53:20 - Rex Rocket
58:18 - Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival
71:38 - Outro

Direct download: VGH_167_-_The_Horrible_Crow_People.mp3
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It's Taco Tuesday! On the menu this week we feast on Bayonetta 2 and Fantasy Life! Anyone want to join us in chopping some wood and then go surfing on a jet plane? Mmm.

Direct download: Taco_Tuesday_10-21-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:09am PDT

Join us for a chat about unemployment and games that sound like the following: Smashing Brothers, Sleepy Dogs, Alien Insulation, Fribbage, Spelarky, and Baynaretta 2.

Episode Timeline

0:00 - Intro
3:32 - Smash Bros.
10:20 - Extra Life
15:38 - Spelunky
17:45 - Ghosts and Unemployment
21:50 - Alien: Isolation
33:00 - Bayonetta 2
51:15 - Sleeping Dogs
57:20 - Fibbage
63:35 - Last Call
71:28 - Outro

Direct download: VGH_166_-_Giant_Dinosaur_Dog.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:17am PDT

It's the most exciting Taco Tuesday ever! On the menu this week: Star Trek Online: Delta Rising! Borderlands The Pre-Sequel!! The Evil Within!!! Get hyyyyyyypppppppe!

Direct download: Taco_Tuesday_10-14-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00am PDT

It's an event witnessed only once a console generation—something that die-hard fanboys will be frothing about to the uninitiated for years to come. That's right—a good Lord of the Rings game. Also, we played Super Smash Bros. 4.

0:00 - Intro
3:32 - Announcements
11:08 - Super Smash Bros. for 3DS
31:28 - Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor
49:55 - Loopin' around
64:40 - Last Call
70:02 - Outro

Direct download: VGH_165_-_Hates_Being_Set_on_Fire.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:00am PDT

It's Taco Tuesday! On the menu this week, we have Alien: Isolation, Pix the Cat, Dracula X, Skylanders and the triumphant return (arrival???) of Vib Ribbon! Cripsy, fresh, delicious. 

Direct download: Taco_Tuesday_10-07-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:13am PDT

We haven't played Shadow of Mordor yet but that doesn't keep us from talking about it and the sleeper hit phenomenon. Also, Luftrausers, The Last of Us Remastered, and Borderlands 2 on the Vita.

Episode Timeline

0:00 - Intro
6:35 - Borderlands 2
17:50 - Luftrausers
26:36 - The Last of Us
38:55 - Shadow of Mordor
45:48 - Sleeper hits
63:02 - Outro

Direct download: VGH_164_-_The_Path_of_Neo.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:55am PDT