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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043: Target Tax

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This month, Alexiz Zaspel, joins us! Michael and Brian can’t help themselves; immediately talk about MTG: War of the Spark. Dennis is still trying to save Washington, D.C., in The Division 2. Shawn plays an evil (but adorable) landlord in Root. Brian gets an early (access) start on Forager and Totally Accurate Battle Simulator. Alexiz plays “Dress-Up Arthur” in Red Dead Redemption 2. Shawn liters the countryside with zombies in Axis & Allies & Zombies. Michael has troubles with old ladies in Sekiro. Alexiz and Michael play Fallout 76 for the butt shots. There’s nothing funny to say about Brian playing ISLANDERS. Shawn and Michael tell us an exciting tale of the latest X-Wing Hyperspace Trial Regional.

May/June Games

  • Life Is Strange 2: Episode 3 – May 9 (XB1/PS4/PC)
  • Saints Row: The Third – The Full Package – May 10 (NS)
  • Rage 2 – May 14 (XB1/PS4/PC)
  • Team Sonic Racing – May 21 (XB1/PS4/PC/NS)
  • Octopath Traveler – Jun 7 (PC)
  • Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night – Jun 18 (XB1/PS4/PC/NS)
  • Super Mario Maker 2 – Jun 28 (NS)

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042: There Are No Palms To Grease

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The Force is strong with Michael at a recent X-Wings Miniatures Tourney. Brian, Michael, and Magic: The Gathering sitting in a tree. Dennis tries to return order to our nation’s capital in The Division 2. Michael finishes PoE 2: Deadfire and let’s say, decisions we’re made. Brian and Dennis are jazzed about Ape Out. Michael gets his steps in with Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. We talk (ok, gush) about Google Stadia.

March/April Games

  • Generation Zero – Mar 26 (XB1/PS4/PC)
  • Outward – Mar 26 (XB1/PS4/PC)
  • Tropico 6 – Mar 29 (PC/PS4/XB1)
  • Yoshi’s Crafted World – Mar 29 (NS)
  • Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 04: VR Kit – Apr 12 (NS)
  • Anno 1800 – Apr 16 (PC)
  • Mortal Kombat 11 – Apr 23 (PC/PS4/XB1/NS)
  • Days Gone – Apr 26 (PS4)

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039: 2018 Games of the Year

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What a wonderful time of the year for video games. Lots of December game surprises. The sun sets on Dennis in Red Dead Redemption 2. Shawn gives us a heads up on Below. Michael meets Mr. Moneybags in Fallout 76. Brian and Michael claim they don’t mash buttons in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. People need killin’ and Dennis obliges in Hitman 2. Brian and Dennis give zero Dux in Mutant Year Zero. Shawn played Crest, so when someone asks him if he’s a god, he can say, “Yes!” Brian spits fire in Spyro Reignited Trilogy. 2018 was a rough year, we’ll recap the games that helped us get through it.

Games of the Year

Shawn

  1. X-Wing Second Edition
  2. No Man’s Sky
  3. King’s Guild
  4. D&D 5e
  5. Pandemic Legacy

Brian

  1. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
  2. Return of the Obra Dinn
  3. Subnautica
  4. Magic: The Gathering Arena
  5. Civ 6

Michael

  1. Into the Breach
  2. Stardew Valley
  3. God of War
  4. X-Wing 2.0
  5. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
  6. Magic: The Gathering
  7. Northgard

Dennis

  1. Dead Cells
  2. Divinity: Original Sin II
  3. Red Dead Redemption 2
  4. Hitman 2
  5. Spider-Man

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!