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050: 2019 Games of the Year

We’re so happy to have reached episode 50! Michael and Dennis just aren’t the Jedis they thought they were. Dennis feels good about busting ghosts in Luigi’s Mansion 3. Shawn tries to survive a plane crash in the card game Ravine. Dennis goes island hopping in The Touryst. Dennis puts Stadia through its paces with Darksiders Genesis. Dennis finishes The Outer Worlds and Lonely Mountains.

2019 Games of the Year

Dennis
  • Control
  • The Outer Worlds
  • Ape Out
  • Lonely Mountains: Downhill
  • Void Bastards
Michael
  • Pillars of Eternity: Deadfire
  • Dota Auto Chess
  • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
  • WOW: Battle of Azeroth
  • Fallout 76
  • The Outer Worlds
Shawn
  • X-Wing Miniatures
  • Wingspan
  • Genesys: Shadow of the Beanstalk
  • Sushi Go Party
  • Ravine

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To all our listeners, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

049: Round-Boy, Ted, and Jimbo

Lots of games with colons in the title to talk about. All three of us enjoyed our experiences in The Outer Worlds. Alexiz names some Pokémon in Sword & Shield. Dennis hits the trails of Lonely Mountains: Downhill. Michael and Dennis are on the run in Jedi: Fallen Order. Alexiz says Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening is hard. Dennis goes full-tilt with Creature in the Well. Dennis counts his hours in Ghost Recon: Breakpoint.

December Games

  • Darksiders Genesis – Dec 5 (XB1/PS4/PC/Stadia)

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Thanks, Alexiz, for being our special, surprise guest!

048: Cousin Larry

Shawn and Michael participate in the 2019 X-Wing Miniatures World Championship! Dennis rids Auroa of drones in Ghost Recon: Breakpoint. Michael gets into character with Torment: Tides of Numenera. Wingspan ruffles Shawn’s feathers; in a good way. Dennis has a honking good time in Untitled Goose Game.

October/November Games

  • MediEvil – Oct 25 (PS4)
  • The Outer Worlds – Oct 25 (XB1/PS4/PC) (Obsidian)
  • CoD: Modern Warfare – Oct 25 (XB1/PS4/PC)
  • Luigi’s Mansion 3 – Oct 31 (NS)
  • Death Stranding – Nov 8 (PS4)
  • Pokémon Sword & Shield – Nov 15 (NS)
  • Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order – Nov 15 (XB1/PS4/PC)
  • Jumanji: The Video Game – Nov 15 (XB1/PS4/PC/NS)
  • Shenmue 3 – Nov 19 (PS4/PC)
  • Stadia: Founder’s Edition – Nov 19

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“Hi” to cousin Larry from Australia

047: Who Hurt You?

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We bravely move forward without Brian. Dennis can’t remember the names of the enemies (even as I’m typing this) in Gears 5. Michael starts Darkest Dungeon again. And again. And again. And again. Dennis launches Control to the top of his GOTY list. Michael “apologizes” for throwing shade on WOW Classic players. Shawn and Michael about Wave 5 ships, Epic 2.0 rules changes, and play testing new ships in X-Wing miniatures. Borderlands 3 makes Dennis’s life easier.

September/October Games

  • Overland – Sept 19 (XB1/PS4/PC/NS)
  • The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening – Sep 20 (NS)
  • Untitled Goose Game – Sep 20 (NS/PC)
  • FIFA 20 – Sep 24 (XB1/PS4/PC/NS)
  • The Surge 2 – Sep 24 (XB1/PS4/PC)
  • Ori and the Blind Forest: Def. Ed. – Sep 27 (NS)
  • Destiny 2: Shadowkeep – Oct 1 (XB1/PS4/PC/Stadia @ Launch)
  • Ghost Recon: Breakpoint – Oct 4 (XB1/PS4/PC)
  • Grid – Oct 8 (some versions: Oct 11) (XB1/PS4/PC)
  • Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville – Oct 18 (XB1/PS4/PC)

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046: Farewell Brian

It’s time for Minnesota’s Great Get-Together…this podcast! Brian rulz tha skool in Fire Emblem: Three Houses. Michael plays World of Warcraft: Battle of Azeroth and has thoughts on WOW: Classic Edition. Dennis finishes Void Bastards, on Easy, and he’s OK with it. From what I can gather from Michael, Islanders is a game about lumber mills. Michael and Brian have ten minutes to talk about MTG. Starting… now! Dennis relives the glory of the original Borderlands game. We say “so long” to Brian George.

August/September Games

  • Control – Aug 27 (XB1/PS4/PC)
  • Astral Chain – Aug 30 (NS)
  • Torchlight II – Sep 2 (XB1/PS4/PC)
  • NBA 2K20 – Sep 6 (XB1/PS4/PC)
  • Gears 5 – Sep 10 (XB1)
  • Borderlands 3 – Sep 13 (XB1/PS4/PC)
  • NHL 20 – Sep 13 (XB1/PS4)
  • The Legend of Zelda: Links Awakening – Sep 20 (NS)

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Thanks for listening to the We Played Some Games podcast.

Thank you, Brian, for being a part of the podcast. You made the show better. Good luck in San Francisco!