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Good Games Podcast: Episode 151 – Disrespectful Trajectory

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Frank, Alex, and Khalik are back this week to talk about… TV? Fret not, they quickly get back on track to the main task at hand and tackle the old gaming backlog, spend some quality time with the much anticipated Injustice 2, find out what happens when you mix Dragon Quest and Dynasty Warriors, and wax nostalgic with Twisted Metal: Black.
In news they cover the announcement of a potential rhythm game dream team project, the rumor that Zelda is coming to smartphones, the possible end of the Hitman franchise, the Mass Effect franchise being put on ice, the introduction of custom characters in Sonic Forces, and much more!

Full show notes can be found following the link below.

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 147 – Beats In My Head

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Frank, Alex, and Khalik share all their latest vices in this week’s episode, ponder their place in the universe thanks to Everything, revel in possibly one of the funniest games ever made, and rock out with a premium drum set. They also discuss some of the latest news items , including the big announcements from the most recent Nintendo Direct, the discontinuation of the NES Classic Edition, Switch sales numbers so far, the reveal for Star Wars Battlefront II, potential competition for Steam courtesy of Tencent, Microsoft rolling out refunds for Xbox and Windows 10 stores, the dark secret of the console repair business, and lots more!

Full show notes can be found following the link below.

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 140 – Wonderful Kind of Day

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Alex and Khalik get blindsided by all kinds of news this week, in addition to spending some time with yet another Telltale adventure game, the last of the Igarashi-led Castlevania games, and this generation’s version of Where’s Waldo.
They also talk about the upcoming Netflix-like subscription service for Xbox, the sequel to Shadow of Mordor and its many pre-order versions, Nintendo’s focus on indie games for the Switch, Oculus legal woes, one of the biggest upsets in competitive Pokémon, buying games through Twitch, banging folks in Mass Effect: Andromeda, an EA exec exiting the industry, and so much more!

Full show notes can be found following the link below.

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 134 – Making the Switch

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Frank, Alex, and Khalik are together again rejoicing in the news of the full unveiling of Nintendo’s Switch. There’s also the usual business of playing weird Japanese video games, deep spoiler talk on Inside (you can skip spoilers using the time code below), and we check in with the latest Batman tale. In news there’s plenty to talk about with the Switch, a bunch of details for some new and existing fighting games, including Guilty Gear Xrd and Injustice 2, the grand return of a beloved game developer, and lots more!

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 125 – Don’t Do the Dew

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This week Frank, Alex, and Khalik remember just how free a man can be. They also dig into a bit of the new Overwatch update, consider buying in to the amiibo craze, have a change of heart for the Pokémon series, break a vow, cavort around in a space RPG from a different era, try to find the fun in Sunset Overdrive, discuss Nintendo’s pricing plans for their upcoming mobile and console efforts, consider what the next project from Telltale will be, warn why you shouldn’t buy first-generation hardware, patiently wait for more info on Frog Fractions 2, and much, much more!

Full show notes can be found following the link below.

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 124 – Puzzler’s Delight

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This week, Alex and Khalik share their love (and obsession) of Picross 3D: Round 2, check out the new features in the Animal Crossing: New Leaf expansion, Welcome amiibo, test their ability to resist free-to-play gimmicks, cover a few of the big announcements to come out of BlizzCon 2016, pore over the tidbits of information recently shown for Mass Effect: Andromeda, dream of returning characters to the Street Fighter V roster, and so much more!

Full show notes can be found following the link below.

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 123 – Easy as ABC

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This week Frank, Alex and Khalik return with warnings of games to avoid, and a whoooole lot of anime talk. They also share excitement for the upcoming Mass Effect announcement, remind themselves how good Nintendo games can be, discuss all matter of bipedal Japanese robots, stare on in disbelief at the latest chapter of the No Man’s Sky debacle, fall in love with an 80-year-old Skyrim playing grandma, count the many installments of the Kingdom Hearts franchise, strap themselves in for a hearty “Rolling STAAAAAAAAAART!” and lots more!

Full show notes can be found following the link below.

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 122 – Flipping the Switch

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This week it’s mostly about the Nintendo Switch reveal, but Frank, Alex and Khalik also find time to play some stuff. They play the newest Rise of the Tomb Raider DLC, Blood Ties and the game as a whole, check back in with Picross 3D Round 2, and share frustrations with the monotonous combat in Paper Mario: Color Splash.
Then they react to the Nintendo Switch announcement along with some good old speculation on their part, discuss the current voice actor strike, marvel at the amazing solo run of the raid boss in Destiny: Rise of Iron, ask whether Fatal Fury: The Motion Picture is actually a good movie, and lots more!

Full show notes can be found following the link below.

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 119 – Of Times Past

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This week Frank, Alex, and Khalik get ready for their annual trip to New York Comic Con, so if you plan on heading to the con, make sure to say hello!
Alex gets to regale everyone with tales from the latest Destiny expansion, Rise of Iron, Khalik revisits one of the DS era Castlevania games, Portrait of Ruin, and Frank rides a wave of 80s nostalgia courtesy of Trials of the Blood Dragon.
They also discuss some pros and cons of the upcoming Mini-NES, licking game cartridges to make them work again (?), Twitch’s new subscription model, speculation on the future of Destiny, the latest blunder from Street Fighter V, and lots more!

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 116 – Semi-Pro

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This week, Frank, Alex and Khalik build subway lines, build three-dimensional objects by way of logic puzzles, revisit old favorites (and some not so favorite), solve murder mysteries in ancient lands, and Frank wrestles with the visual novel genre. They also discuss all the late breaking news… from last week, such as the PS4 Pro reveal, Nintendo showing up at the Apple keynote, the first peek at Mass Effect: Andromeda gameplay, a pair of high profile delays, and plenty more!

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