Episode 29 – Gaming Q&A

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gaming Q&A podcastYou’ve got questions about gaming and we have ALL the answers! The boys spout wisdom about Minecraft, gaming IRL, relationships, and more! It’s our Gaming Q&A podcast where we answer questions about gaming, and do our best to give advice. Topics on this Q&A range from: minecraft, counterstrike, hacking, griefing, dating a gamer, Pokemon Go, violent video games, WoW, depression, parenting skills, virtual butts, and more!

some of the questions include

  • as male gamers do you always play male characters?
  • how do i get my parents to allow me to play violent video games?
  • what’s wrong with my Pokemon Go boyfriend?
  • Why is war portrayed as bad in video games?

We’re planning on doing another Q&A episode in the future, and if you’d like us to answer your question send it to us via comments below or on Twitter or Facebook.

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Episode 28 – Nintendo Labo, Sports Games, Factorio

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Nintendo Labo PodcastHello everyone! Happy Thursday. Our new Nintendo Labo podcast episode is here and ready for your sweet cuppin’ cakes!

As EXPERT gamers we discuss our first thoughts on Nintendo Labo and the rise of cardboard video games. Lemonsmith convinces the world that Factorio is the best game ever, and a must-have at a LAN party. Puppet and Gimmick talk about their time playing the midieval MMORPG Gloria Victis. They get on the topic of sports games (NBA playgrounds, NBA Jam, NFL Blitz, Fifa) and the type of gamers who enjoy sports game.

We loved making this episode. If you’ve got any topics you want the guys to cover in the future let us know in the comments.

Show Notes

Nintendo Labo – 2 minute 51 second mark

Final Fantasy 14 – 14 minute 5 second mark

Discussion about Sports Games – 22 minute 40 second mark

NBA Playgrounds – 31 minute 40 second mark

Factorio – 35 minute 56 second mark

Gloria Victis – 45 minute 40 second mark

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Episode 27 – Asheron’s Call

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Asherons CallIt’s all Asheron’s Call on this one. We love Asheron’s Call, and it will always have a special place in our hearts. We brought on two avid AC players (Tee Ess and LOLcifer) to share stories, talk about the scene since the official servers were taken down, and converse about what made this game so great.

If you’ve never played Asheron’s Call before – we apologize for all the jargon. We tried to explain some of the terms and systems that were unique to AC, but I’m sure that some parts may be confusing for you.

For those of you who enjoyed (or still enjoy) AC as much as we do, we hope you get a kick out of this podcast episode! We’ll have another AC episode in the future (specifically on Darktide) so if you have any great PvP stories make sure to hit us up.

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Episode 26 – Define MMO, Game Critics, Banished

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BanishedVirindi Puppet dished out homework on this one. Prior to this episode we watched/listened to the following. You don’t have to watch these videos prior this podcast episode, but it’ll give it even more context.

Skylent’s YouTube Video “MMO Sites are Lying for Money

MMOS.COM PODCAST – EPISODE 131 on MMO Definition

VideoGameDunkey YouTube Video “Game Critics

It was a hot episode where we (once again!) dove into the semantics of what constitutes a MMO, and why it’s hard to define. It makes it increasingly hard to define when gaming journalists and media benefits from a looser term. We talk about the role of game critics after viewing Dunkey’s video.

Lastly, Gimmick tells us about his new favorite city builder sim. It’s called Banished, and he’s hot hot hot over it. The finale of this episode is Gimmick and Puppet sparring over whether Escape from Tarkov deserves their gaming time.

TL;DL

  • MMO Definition Discussion – 4 min 50 sec mark
  • Game Critics in the Video Game World Conversation – 19 min mark
  • Gimmick Sharing about the city builder video game Banished – 46 min 35 sec mark
  • Escape from Tarkov Debate – 56 min 20 sec mark

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Episode 25 – E-Sports in the Olympics & Sea of Thieves

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sea of thievesApologies on the quality of Gimmick’s voice on this one! He was out in the world, and tried to phone in. Unfortunately it didn’t work too well. Other than that, this is a superb episode1

We talk about E-Sports making their way to the Olympics. Whether they should be considered for the Olympics, and what games should get in. We also look at the upcoming action game Sea of Thieves and give our opinion on the game so far. Looks great, probably fun for a short bit, but it looks like it will lack enough depth to give it longevity.

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Episode 24 – Human Fall Flat, Chinese PUBG Players, SNES Classic

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Human Fall Flat2018 is here, and we are ready to roll! The guys had their annual Christmas LAN party, and played Human Fall Flat (well Gimmick mostly played it!). Gimmick reviews the game, and tells us why it’s worth the $10. The guys share their favorite gaming moments from the past week, and talk about why having Chinese players on North American servers on PUBG is an issue. Lemonsmith talks about falling in love with Donkey Kong Country on the SNES Classic, and wonders if he’ll be going to jail for downloading an emulator.

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Episode 23 – Citadel Forged With Fire

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Citadel Forged With FireIt’s the last podcast of the year! 2017 is in the bag, and we’re anticipating 2018 to be even better.

We finish off the year talking about the survival game Citadel Forged With Fire. Inevitably the conversation turns to our hopes for 2018, and talk of a MMORPG that may capture out attention. Lastly, we end the podcast discussing the question “How transparent do streamers need to be?” In light of Dr. Disrespect revealing very personal information on his stream we have this question. Is extreme transparency needed to be a popular streamer?

We loved getting into podcasting this year, and are thankful for all our readers. If you have a gaming related question you want us to talk about, please put it in the comments below! We’ll attack it!

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Episode 22 – Squad & 1 Star Reviews

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squad gameThe Hey You Video Game! crew have fallen in love with Squad, and must share what makes it so special. The game has been out for a while, but it’s not too late to jump on the bandwagon. Squad is the perfect game for those who want more tactics in a first person shooter! Enjoy this podcast episode.

Show Notes

We share what we love about the video game SQUAD, and what sets it apart from other first person shooters. Virindi Puppet shares an embarrassing story of ruining a match on Squad in a single terrible move. (Starts at 2 Minute Mark)

1-Star Review Segment! Lemonsmith reads off hilarious 1-Star reviews of games that we loved in 2017, and Gimmick and Puppet have to figure out what video game it is. (Starts at 31 Minute 40 Second Mark)

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Episode 21 – Speedrunning

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Colin “EZScape” is a speedrunning content creator who has created multiple in-depth videos on the subject. You can view his content at YouTube by clicking HERE. We’ve got a million questions about speedrunning, because we know just about nothing on the subject. Why do people speedrun? How does speedrunning work? Are their rules to speedrunning? Is it ok to use glitches within games during a speedrun? Colin answers all of our questions and more! Enjoy this speedrunning podcast!

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#20 – GAME OF THE YEAR 2017

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Game of the Year 2017 podcastWe weigh into what we think is the Game of the Year in 2017. We talk about Persona 5, Cuphead, PUBG, Wolfenstein II, Zelda, and more! Lemonsmith shares his newfound love for Rocket League, and Puppet causes Gimmick to blush. WHAT AN EPISODE!

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