Episode 141: Milk Steak

We navigate this giant gutter in outer space with freelance game designer and The Lost Age RPG Kickstarter extraordinaire Keith Leiker this week. First, we shine a spotlight on the insightful games and ideas featured at the Game Devs of Color Expo, then we assess the chances of success for the long-awaited Pathfinder isometric RPG and […]

Episode 103: Obamashakalaka

EdE Monster (partnered Twitch Streamer) joins us this week to help us shed some light on the past week’s best bits in gaming/tech/pop culture news! We open the floodgates on the anticipated decline of video game Kickstarters, people bitching about games they hate but still play a ton of, and that weird situation with Trek […]

Episode 95: In The Attic

Vlad Micu (games consultant, indie guru for hire) joins us from the Netherlands this week to go over making losing and death meaningful in games, the Oculus retail dilemma and Google trying to stick robot lenses in our eyes. For the Lightning Round we have a go at whether or not more Hollywood talent should […]

Episode 85: Golden Ticklet

It’s an intimate Core Panel episode this week! We take a look at the Steam Refunds and whether or not you should even ask for one if you bought, played and enjoyed a game. We also mull over Tim Cook’s response to the FBI’s court order to unlock iPhones and we watched some of CW’s […]

Episode 83: Shut Up

Web columnist and game dev Brian White (TAY, Current Digital) joins us this week to go over his latest piece about playing HALO for the first time. He helps us out as we dissect blanket positivity in gaming criticism and we take a look at the sad fate of Ant Simulator. For the lightning round we […]

Episode 66: Allison Bros

Allison Road honcho Chris Kesler joins us this week all the way from London. He gives us a guiding hand in hashing out the pending SAG-AFTRA strike, the presence of gamer culture in American Late Night television (the Colbert Bump!) and Yu Suzuki’s big ask for more Shenmue 3 money. He’s more than game for […]

Episode 64: Khalisti

Yes, we know it’s spelled wrong. Stick around for the end to find out why. We kick this beast off with a look at the new Kickstarter charter. From there, it’s a trip ‘down under’ to ask if devaluing Geography and History in favor of Computer Science is the right move for Australian education. We […]

Episode 56: The Dorito Game

James Id joins us this week! We talk about his indie game trailer work and he gives us some hints about his work with Ed McMillen and their new game Fingered. From there it’s a debaucherous descent right in to the past week in news. We get in depth on the RAZER/OUYA happenings, China opening it’s […]

Episode 53: CODBLOPS

We cover a ton this week! Including a few matters of old business in which we address a fan question and make some corrections. We get the convo rolling with a look at the recent Lizard Squad news, the impending USA/JAPAN mech duel, and we ask ‘what if’ in terms of the unearthed Nintendo Playstation. […]

Episode 48: PitanPall 2

Forty-great! On this episode, Griffin Dean joins our discussion about the similarities between his game Ping and Deep End Games’ upcoming title Perception.  From there, we get design-centric and discuss Game/Show’s investigation into the illusion of power in gaming. Somehow we manage to bring Hatred back to the table and the curious decision by Twitch […]