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Good Games Podcast: Episode 159 – Preparing for the Next Battle

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Frank and Alex spin up the ol’ hype machine in anticipation of the biggest fighting game tournament of the year, but also get into the usual business of playing games. This week they dive into early PS1 classic Parasite Eve, continue adventures in Final Fantasy XIV, knock some heads in Tekken 7, and maybe still mess around with that Magikarp Jump. They also discuss the end of another MMO, Platinum Games teasing more re-releases, more details on Star Wars Battlefront II, Street Fighter V Evo finals returning to TV, the proper introduction to the latest and very anticipated Overwatch character, the return of a classic Tekken game mode, and much more!

Full show notes can be found following the link below.

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 152 – House of El

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Alex and Khalik return with some MOBA knowledge, spend some more quality time with Injustice 2, and earn their green thumb with some Topsoil.
In news, it’s all about the hot Destiny 2 reveal, legal questions revolving around the ownership of the Dota name, Overwatch turns 1 year old, the next Red Dead game gets delayed, we get a date for the next Street Fighter V patch, and lots more!

Full show notes can be found following the link below.

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 149 – Evolutionary Steering

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Frank, Alex, and Khalik reminisce about old rhythm games, share their love of loot boxes and the loot grind, discuss the big Heroes of the Storm refresh, grapple with the moral quandaries found in Nier: Automata, and check in with the new additions in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe.
In news, they talk controller problems in Smash Melee, the upcoming beta for Street Fighter V, the announcements for Call of Duty: WWII and Darksiders III, details for the upcoming DLC for Breath of the Wild, and get a look at the next iteration of the 2DS line from Nintendo.

Full show notes can be found following the link below.

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 148 – Idle Hands

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Frank, Alex, and Khalik delve deeper into their current stable of games, someone gets much too carried away in the free-to-play space, they also share news of the new trailer for Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite, a potential slip-up for Street Fighter V‘s next cast member, Night Trap getting a surprise physical release for PS4, teases for Platinum Games favorites like Vanquish and Bayonetta, plus lots more in this week’s episode!

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 146 – Stylin’ On You

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Frank and Alex return to share tales of their poor impulse control, learning to play fighting games in a brand new way, delve back into one of the best JRPG franchises with the release of Persona 5, briefly go over the Scorpio details and what it means for the future of Xbox, discuss the latest security breaches from both GameStop and PlayStation, learn about Peter Moore’s path through the industry now that he’s leaving it, read about the latest Overwatch event, and lots more!

Also, the show is now available on YouTube! (although, still audio only) If you prefer to listen there, please make sure to subscribe.

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 141 – That New Console Smell

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Frank, Alex, and Khalik are just inundated with the highest caliber games, not to mention the excitement for the newest console on the block; the Nintendo Switch!
They’ve got hands-on impressions of the new console/tablet hybrid, as well as some amazing new releases in Nier: Automata, Horizon Zero Dawn, and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.
They also discuss Switch hardware troubles, what will be lost in Destiny 2, the latest Overwatch character reveal, and plenty more!

 

Full show notes can be found following the link below.

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 136 – NOPE

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Frank, Alex, and Khalik reconvene to talk about the Royal Rumble, the fantastical and sometimes scary Disney World, and the occasional video game. They find out what happens when you flip the rules of chess on its head, discover new ways to enjoy the age old game of solitaire, spend some time with the holiday event in Overwatch, reignite some Power Rangers and old school beat ’em up nostalgia, witness the newest (and smallest) chapter in the Kingdom Hearts saga, and experience true, concentrated fear.
They also discuss the new announcement of Marvel games, the lineup of games for the upcoming Evo 2017 fighting game tournament, classic soundtracks showing up on Spotify, the unfortunate passing of a gaming icon, and much more!

Full show notes can be found following the link below, but don’t forget…

This is the last week to VOTE for Good Games Podcast in the 2016 Amateur Podcast Championships!!

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 135 – Year of the Turkey

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Alex and Khalik bask in the absurdity that is Yakuza 0, Alex reacquaints himself with the familiar grind of Destiny, but also discovers a new sensation of speed in FAST Racing NEO. They also discuss Overwatch‘s latest holiday event, all the news from Nintendo’s Fire Emblem Direct, more games being added to the Switch launch, Tekken 7‘s release date, new records set at the Awesome Games Done Quick event, and lots more!

Full show notes can be found following the link below, but also…

Don’t forget to VOTE for Good Games Podcast in the 2016 Amateur Podcast Championships!!

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 130 – Open to Interpretation

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Frank, Alex, and Khalik ask the important questions; like do people still play KoF XIV online?
They also discover the joy of killing, attempt to unlock the secrets of a successful YouTuber, rediscover a modern classic, contemplate the creepy atmosphere of Playdead’s latest, and experience true love for a video game creature. In news, they talk new tools for Twitch streamers to combat hate, peek at specs for the Nintendo Switch, Street Fighter V changes for season 2, the reveal of an Overwatch character’s sexuality, Nintendo taking the Switch out on a road show, and lots more!!

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Good Games Podcast: Episode 129 – Deciding Factors

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Frank, Alex, and Khalik go nuts over the Fate of the Furious trailer before delving in to the business of the day. They discuss the many frustrations and raw, emotional bond built in The Last Guardian, final impressions of Final Fantasy XV, hard as nails 2D platformers like Volgarr the Viking, and someone gets introduced to the work of David Cage by way of Beyond: Two Souls.
In news they go over new insights into the Nintendo Switch thanks to Jimmy Fallon, a new first-party studio for the HTC Vive VR headset, esports at the White House, planned story patches to the story of Final Fantasy XV and why that’s crazy, holiday updates from your favorite games, and lots more!

Full show notes can be found following the link below.

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