028: 2017 Games of the Year

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Hold on to your butts, it’s time for our 2017 Games of the Year extravaganza. As in the past, we live up to the title of the podcast and let you know what we thought were the best of the year. We also talk about Divinity: Original Sin 2, the term “souls-like”, why couldn’t Fallout 4 be a “game as a service”, and games we didn’t finish.

Dennis (in alphabetical order)

  • DOOM
  • Ghost Recon: Wildlands
  • Hob
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • SteamWorld Dig 2

Michael

  1. Divinity: Original Sin 2
  2. Dark Souls 3
  3. Bloodborne

Shawn

  1. Pandemic Legacy
  2. Fallout 4: Far Harbor
  3. Dungeons & Dragons 5th edition

Brian

  1. Persona 5
  2. Divinity: Original Sin 2
  3. Pyre
  4. Tooth and Tail
  5. Nier: Automata

We’d enjoy your feedback.
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Twitter: @playedsomegames

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from all of us here at the We Played Some Games podcast.

024: Aaaand, We’re Back

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A show two months in the making. Finishing Zelda: BOTW consumes Dennis’s gaming time. The International inspires Michael to return to Dota 2. Michael and Dennis chat about Prey. Shawn can’t stop bragging about how good he is at X-Wing minis. Michael waits in line at SDCC. Shawn surprises up by playing Wolfenstein: New Order. Dennis starts NieR: Automata. We recount the epic tales of our first D&D session.

  • August/September Games
    • Agents of Mayhem – Aug 15 (XB1/PS4/PC)
    • Madden NFL 18 – Aug 22 (XB1/PS4/PC)
    • Everybody‚Äôs Golf – Aug 29 (PS4)
    • ARK: Survival Evolved – Aug 29 (XB1/PS4/PC)
    • Windjammers – Aug 29 (PS4)
    • Pillars of Eternity: Complete Edition – Aug 29 (XB1/PS4)
    • Absolver – Aug 29 (PS4/PC)
    • Mario + Rabids: Kingdom Battle – Aug 29 (NS)
    • Destiny 2 – Sep 6 (XB1/PS4/PC)

We’d enjoy your feedback.
weplayedsomegames@gmail.com

Twitter: @playedsomegames

Thanks for listening to the We Played Some Games podcast.

Sorry this is late. :(

023: Something Something Let Me See

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Promise we’ll talk about Zelda: Breath of the Wild. We have a special guest this episode: Alexiz Zaspel! Shawn crafts some free stars. Surprise, Michael starts another game over. This time it’s Prey. Apparently the coffee cups are giving him trouble. We are enjoying our Switches and Zelda. Shawn gives us a Zelda quiz. Shawn talks about his experiences at The X-Wing World Championships.

  • May/June Games
    • Samurai Warriors: Spirit of Sanada – May 23 (PS4/PC)
    • Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers – May 26 (NS)
    • DiRT 4 – Jun 9 (XB1/PS4/PC)
    • Arms – Jun 16 (NS)
    • Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy – Jun 30 (PS4)

We’d enjoy your feedback.
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Twitter: @playedsomegames

Thanks for listening to the We Played Some Games podcast.

Thanks, Alexiz! You are awesome!

021: Birthday Pi

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Let’s get this party started! Michael crushes Dark Souls III and immediately gets crushed by Nioh. Dennis tears it up with Horizon: Zero Dawn. Shawn reminisces with Battlefront II and The Last of Us. Dennis says NO to drugs but YES to co-op gameplay in Ghost Recon: Wildlands. We couldn’t possibly provide less commentary on the Nintendo Switch and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Shawn and Michael talk about the X-Wing rule changes and rage quitters. Happy Birthday, Shawn!

  • March/April Games
    • Mass Effect: Andromeda – Mar 21 (XB1/PS4/PC)
    • Dark Souls III: The Ringed City Expansion – Mar 28 (XB1/PS4/PC)
    • Lego City Undercover – Apr 4 (All)
    • Persona 5 – Apr 4 (PS4)
    • Yooka-Laylee – Apr 11 (XB1/PS4/PC)
    • Dragon Quest Heroes II – Apr 25 (PS4)
    • Outlast 2 and Outlast Trinity – Apr 25 (XB1/PS4/PC)
    • Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Apr 28 (NS)

We’d enjoy your feedback.
weplayedsomegames@gmail.com

Twitter: @playedsomegames

Thanks for listening to the We Played Some Games podcast.

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