Tag Archives: Diablo 3

Episode 194 – The Penny Arcade Exposition in Australia

We’re back from PAX and there’s so much to talk about! Horizon Zero Dawn, the PS4 Pro, The Return of the Obra Dinn, Final Fantasy XV, dumb panels, drunken antics and lessons learned.

All this AND MORE™!

Games discussed: PAXAus 2016, Horizon Zero Dawn, Return of the Obra Dinn, Gravity Rush 2, The Sexy Brutale, Death Squared, Paradigm, Abi, The Artful Escape of Francis Vendetti, Birdsketball, Damsel, Regular Human Basketball, Kept, Blizzcon, Overwatch, Diablo 3, Agent A, Dawn of War 3, Final Fantasy XV, Mass Effect Andromeda, Titanfall 2, Hitman, Left 4 Dead, Zero Latency, PS4 Pro, Vendetta, Super Chase, Thimbleweed Park, Halo Wars 2

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FMVGames – Episode 2 – Bacon Hat Heroes

Delicious hair

Before totally succumbing to the madness that is the FMVGames livestream chat Paul gets to educate James on how to properly enjoy Gunstar Heroes and in turn James shows Paul how to annihilate planets in a NEW way. Don’t forget some excited Finger’ing, impressive Warshifting, manic Pac-man’ing and delve into the madness that is the Sonic Dreams Collection!

Cheapskate’s Game Club: Sonic Dreams Collection
Next Week: Relic Hunters Zero

James’ Pick of the Week: Warshift

Paul’s Pick of the Week: Rogue Invader (Kickstarter)

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Episode 121 – Toxic

Tastes a bit odd

Today we tackle some of the horrible goings on in our gamer culture almost head on! Then it’s back to games though with Distance, Dex, the new 3DS, Mario Kart 8 DLC and lots of other entertaining rubbish.

Cheapskate’s Game Club: Arena: Cyber Evolution
Next Week: 10 Bullets

Crowd Funding Picks
James and Ben: Parkitect
Paul: 24 Killers

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Episode 101 – Wonderful Worlds to Explore (You can include ESO if you want)

But you shouldn't

Welcome to Eight and a Half Bit 101. In today’s lesson we will cover James going on about Elder Scrolls Online for some reason, Paul’s history with the Mercenary Kings and Ben’s well documented obsession with Kinect Sports Rivals. We’ve got demos for Tex Murphy: Tesla Effect and Chaos Reborn plus SOE announces a DayZ competitor and we would be amis if we did not also mention the amazing underwater exploration in Subnautica, Smash Bros news, a new Borderlands and a partridge in a pear tree!

Crowd Sourcing Picks
Ben: Pixel Noir
James: Prisonscape
Paul: Outcast Reboot HD

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Epiosode 98 – G.D.C.James

Staying awake is half the battle

James is back from GDC and boy is he sleepy. Paul plays some Luftrausers, James gets Bravely Default and Ben watches more Youtube videos of Donkey Kong: Tropical Freeze because that’s how he rolls. New VR gear, game engines, Assassin’s Creed, Gauntlet, Simulated bears and all other sorts of things are included.

Crowd Funding picks
Ben: Chaos Reborn
James: The Red Solstice
Paul: The Seed

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Episode 86 – 2013 Spectacular

See ya later jerk-year!

2013 is near its end so now is the time to reflect, take stock and memorize lottery numbers in case we’re ever suddenly sent back in time. Listen for 9 of the best awards of the year plus our industry, gaming and crowd funding highlights. Sorry about Paul and Ben arguing.

Crowdfunding picks of the year
Paul: 3. Sunless Sea  2. Darkwood 1. Night In the Woods
James: 3. RetroWorld 2. Red Baron 1. Dex
Ben: 3. Torment Tides of Numenera 2. Soccer Legends 1. Obduction

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Episode 72 – Grand Theft Auto and the Great Poop Factory

Wowzers

So what is likely the year’s biggest title Grand Theft Aut…. WHAT THE HELL IS HAPPENING IN THIS HOHOKUM TRAILER?! Oh dear god that’s disgusting. Sorry. Grand Theft Auto V has been released and has made all of the money. Wow. Still shaken by what I saw in that Hohokum trailer.  That game… my soul belongs to you.  Also a bunch of other games and some excellent crowd funding projects this week!

SUPER HOT SUPER HOT SUPER HOT

Crowd Funding Picks
Ben and James: Soccer Legends
Paul:  Slip

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Episode 71 – If you want to talk about VitaTV and Ubisoft turn to Episode 71

Every choice is great!

What happened this week!? The VitaTV comes out of nowhere, Ubisoft reveals a bunch of amazing looking games, there are quality crowd sourced games everywhere, minecraft clones excel beyond simple comparisons, heaps of kickstarted projects were released. James played Godus and Paul went camping all while Ben is still on the first boss of Diablo 3.  How do we fit it all in? We just talk for longer.

Crowd Funding Picks
Ben: River City Ransom
James: The Fall
Paul:  Hyper Light Drifter

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