Episode 108: Pikmin 3

Our first episode centered around a Wii U new release, on the action/strategy title Pikmin 3.  Find out what the Athletes thought about the control scheme, and whether or not Nintendo made good use of it's new-fangled controller.  Later on in the episode Corey announces a few more titles to add to his "beaten" list, putting himself very comfortably in the lead.  The XBone also rears its (ugly?) head later on, rounding out the episode.  Show notes and flash player after the jump:

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Episode 106: Shadowrun Returns

The newly released, successfully-kickstarted indie Shadowrun Returns is the topic for this week, with Dan, Eric and Will all having played the new title.  You get to find out if the game lived up to Dan's expectations, who had been excited for and written a Watch Out For preview on it.  During our roundtable, we get into the Phil Fish and angry gamer controversy and our thoughts on the creator/critic relationship.  Also CoD fans prove themselves (at least in a small part) to be a hateful bunch.  Show notes and flash player after the jump:

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