Episode 128: 2014 Games Preview Part 1

With the dawning of the new year comes one of my favorite things to do; research for our 2014 games preview.  Though a lot of time goes into reading about most of the games coming out this year, it also gives me a chance get interested in games that I may have otherwise overlooked.  I can also look forward to some of the juggernauts that will be coming out later this year, games like Destiny and Watch Dogs.  For part 1 we cover all the games with solid release dates.  It is primarily made up of games coming in the first quarter, but there are a few games from late spring and summer sprinkled in there and one minor game coming out in September (ehem, Destiny...)  We also cover some controversy from our Thumbies awards episode over our thoughts on Assassin's Creed 4.  Show notes and flash player within:

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Episode 123: Battlefield 4/Assassin's Creed 4

Episode 123: Battlefield 4/Assassin's Creed 4

For this week's episode we had planned on only having the main segment on Battlefield 4, but with Corey in studio for Thanksgiving weekend we decided to also cover Assassin's Creed 4.  We also got into a fairly lengthy discussion on black Friday, and if you've listened to us for awhile you can probably guess where we stand.  Dan and his wife also had their baby so he talks briefly about how that all went down.  Show notes and flash player within:

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Episode 122: PlayStation 4 Release

Episode 122: PlayStation 4 Release

The PlayStation 4 is finally here after months of pining.  The Athletes delve into the receiving of their consoles, give first impressions after booting up and general thoughts so far as well as a general overview of some of the features.  Towards the end of the main segment Dan, Eric, and Will talk about some of the PS4's unique titles in Killzone, Resogun and a tiny bit of Knack.  At the end we have a discussion on the replaceability of the PS4's hard drive and some of the different options the consumer has for upgrading the new system's stock HD. Flash player, show notes and unboxing video within:

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Episode 99: E3 2013 Recap

This year's E3 was all about the games.  Yes, the new systems are coming out later this year and there was much discussion and controversy about them, but really people wanted to see what the new systems were capable of playing game-wise.  Luckily we were not disappointed on that front, as new games were hurled at us at a frantic pace, especially by Microsoft, who was desperately trying to make up for their bungled console reveal.  There wont be any specific show notes this week, as the first three hours of this week's episode were spent recapping as much as we could from E3, and last 40 minutes on feedback and what we played.  Flash Player after the jump:

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