Episode 149: Watch_Dogs

Episode 149: Watch_Dogs

Delay after delay, hype heaped upon hype.  To many it seemed that Watch_Dogs was never going to come out.  How could it possibly live up to all the hype and fervor generated for the fateful 2012 E3?  The delays could likely be a sign that Ubisoft had been unable to keep their promises?  Surely Watch_Dogs could have been a candidate for indefinite hiatus only to be officially cancelled years down the road.  Seemingly against all odds, Watch_Dogs is now available to the grubby masses.  As usual the Athletes dissect the game in question and talk controls, missions, the "seamless" multiplayer, characters, and how Watch_Dogs compares to similar games in the genre.

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Episode 147: MLB 14 The Show

Episode 147: MLB 14 The Show

Will takes the lead for this week's episode on the annual MLB The Show, with him being the biggest baseball fan of all of us.  He's also the only one of us who actually purchased and played MLB 14 The Show.  We talk about the usual of course, games modes, controls, etc; but also get into baseball games as whole and some of the ways The Show deals with long games.  The was also some breaking news during the end of the main segment.  At the end of the episode we give some updates as to what we're working content-wise and some of our plans for new types of content.

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Episode 146: Child of Light

Episode 146: Child of Light

We talk about the very anticipated Child of Light for this week's episode.  For the first time in awhile we all played the game our episode subject is on, so you get to hear the perspective of all of us.  Child of Light is the $15 JRPG (sort of a JRPG anyway) from Ubisoft with stunning art style and music that is amazing and a perfect compliment to it's subject.  We get into whether or  not we think Child of Light is more than it's pretty face as well as respond to some the criticisms levied against it. 

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