Pillars of Eternity: Thumbstick Athletes Podcast Episode 194

Dan and Corey cover the kickstarted, old-school, isometric PC RPG Pillars of Eternity for this week's episode.  PoE (Pillars of Eternity, not Path of Exile) takes inspiration from the old Baldur's Gate and Icewind Dale RPG's from back in the day, while adding a few modern touches.  The result is a spectacularly deep and strategic game with an engrossing universe.  Everything one would want in an RPG, correct?

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Episode 133: Next Gen Wishlist

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...

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Episode 51: Gaming 101: Game Genres part 1

Though they were minus Corey this week, the Athletes forged ahead with their Gaming 101 series of episodes, this time touching on the subject of game genres. Though these episode types are geared towards non and casual gamers, even seasoned gamers like ourselves learned a few things while recording this series. This week we learned of genres that we didn't know existed, and a some that only had a handful of games from 30 years ago that no longer exist. Neat stuff! Here's the notes:
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