Episode 132: Just the News

We had initially planned on doing an episode on the Banner Saga for this week, but with Corey being the only one to have spent significant time with it, a few minutes before show time we changed to a "Just the News" show topic.  What we ended up doing was just taking some of our nibblebits that warranted further discussion and moved them into the main segment.  Luckily it did spark some discussion on Nintendo's direction, mobile gaming, as well as a few other hot topics in the gaming community.  Dan also tried out the Steam In Home Streaming Beta and relates his experience with it and Corey played a slew of new games...

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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 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 115: SteamOS

Episode 115: SteamOS

With Valve's monumental announcements last week, and our inability to get into GTA Online, Dan and Will do a rundown of the newly announced SteamOS, Steam Machines and Valve's new controller.  We talk about features, options, and what it will mean for PC gamers in the future all while trying to contain fanboyism.  Later on in the episode Eric talks more FIFA 14, Will hadn't had much time to play games, and Dan visits Gamestop to get Wind Waker HD.  Flash player and show notes contained within:

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