Ep. 50 – Guardians of the Galaxy vs Mass Effect

Transdimensional aliens got you down? We go deep into Mass Effect: Andromeda and Guardians of the Galaxy 2… or do we? (Spoiler Warning)  Your hosts for this episode: Chris, Fred, Mariano, and Alex

(Published to Patreon 05-14-2017, Available publicly 05-22-2017)

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Ep. 49 – Warhammer, Overwatch, and made-up Controversy

Mariano and Chris catch up with each other and discuss Free Comic book day and Tabletop game day. Mariano explains how deep the Warhammer rabbit hole goes. We also talk about our love for Overwatch, Heroes of the Storm and some recent cross-promotions that sparked controversy.

(Published to Patreon 05-07-2017, Available publicly 05-15-2017)

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Ep. 48 – Game Companies screwing us (again), Pool-Spa Stories

In this episode Chris and Mariano discuss how Video Game companies keep screwing us over, and how we the gaming public continue to support this nonsense. Do certain franchises really need to have a sequel released every year? Then we play a short episode from our archives in which Fred and Chris detail their experience working for a pool and spa company years ago.

(Published to Patreon in part on 04-30-2017. Available publicly on 05-08-2017)

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Ep. 46 – Help me Meeseeks!

The crew sits down for the first time in the new studio space. We talk about the trailer for The last Jedi. Why bother with a trailer for the new Star Wars? Everyone is gonna see it anyways.. We also discuss making our custom tabletop RPG into a sellable game. Can Mr Meeseeks handle a hoarder?

(Released to Patreon on 04-16-17, Available publicly 04-24-17)

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Guest: Chris Giarrusso (Patreon Exclusive)

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The crew sits down with artist and author Chris Giarrusso, live from the Verde Valley Comic Expo 2. His credits include Mini Marvels and the Comic-turned-book: G-Man.

Ep. 43 – Outrage Culture, Custom RPG update, and Mass Effect: Andromeda

We reluctantly get political for a bit and discuss outrage culture. Fred breaks down some of the latest happenings in his custom Role-playing tables. We discuss games we’re playing right now and talk about the highly anticipated and broken Mass Effect: Andromeda.

(Published to Patreon on 03-26-17, Available publicly 04-03-17)

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Ep. 42 – Internet Hate, Mermaids, and our top five games

Our team member from Washington DC, David in legal, joins us in the studio!  The guys discuss some recent internet hate and the Colin Moriarty situation. What’s more evil, a mermaid or a siren? We also delve into our top five favorite games of all time.

Your Hosts for this Episode: Fred, David, and Chris

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(Published to Patreon on 03-19-17, Available publicly 03-27-17)