Frank and Alex return from a short hiatus with some new games in tow and some friends. Frank shares his BlerdCon experience, including a short interview with the Black Tribbles! They also discuss discovering MMOs via Final Fantasy XIV and point-and-click adventure games by way of Back to the Future: The Game. In news, they talk the biannual speedrunner’s showcase Games Done Quick, Nintendo’s announcement of the SNES Classic, the downsizing of a promising games publication, E3 award winners, the possible resolution of some GTAV mod drama, and lots more!
This week, Alex and Khalik warn against the effects of bad pizza, are wowed by a pair of clever sci-fi adventures, fall out of love with No Man’s Sky, continue on the fighting game grind, adventure through the colorful, yet dark world of Hyper Light Drifter, go over some leaked details for the upcoming Resident Evil 7, peek into the low-end of PC gaming, discuss refund entitlement, and plenty more!
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This week, Frank and Alex are joined by some familiar voices from their sister show, Khalik and Brian (a.k.a. Bri_2J) of the ICGPW Slamcast!
They discuss knocking off some Street Fighter V rust and the latest character reveal, the incredible attention to detail and easter eggs found in GTA5, the ups and downs of Arkham Knight, as well as No Man’s Sky getting delayed, what it would take to make a Superman game and do it right, how Pikachu could lead to the assimilation of an entire culture, and much more!
This week, Frank and Alex lament about all the new games that are coming out that they can’t play yet. When they’re not pouting, they talk about Little Mac’s perceived superiority in the new Smash Bros., the death and rebirth of the VGAs, the permanent death of G4, Blizzard’s new franchise, and so much more!
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