Despite our general lack of interest in the competitive FPS genre, two of the Thumbstick Athletes decided to spend some money on the next big shooter in Titanfall. Developed by Respawn and published by EA, Titanfall had some huge shoes to fill and very lofty expectations to live up to. Find out what Dan, someone who doesn't play competitive FPSes, thinks of a multiplayer only shooter. Also you get to hear Will's opinion of the full release of TItanfall, after having played the beta on both PC and Xbox One. Is 6v6 enough players for today's competitive FPS? Are the grunts worthless cannon fodder? Titanfall has a campaign? Should you "Believe the hype?"Read More
With Corey on vacation, Dan, Will and Eric suffer through the cold both outside and in the studio. For this week the Athletes decided to come up with a few ideas for what could make the next gen (current at this point) even better. Of course that means game ideas, hardware ideas, though we did kind of focus on ideas we would like to see implemented into games. Will especially had a great game idea that we're not likely to see, but would probably be a blockbuster if done correctly...Read More
Yep! We sure do spoil BioShock Infinite's ending, as well as try to make sense of it all in this special Hangover episode. Who are the Lutece's? Why should you play BioShock before playing BioShock Infinite? Comstock, Booker, Elisabeth, Anna and how they all tie together. This and more!