Episode 131: GoGoSexPoopYes!

This week, Arroyo takes the helm while Alexandra is on vacation, and we welcome back Samir Patel (Producer at Bungie) and Kevin Katona (Research Scientist at Microsoft)! They help us sort out Minecraft’s upcoming micropayments, Train Jam, and a new Vegas eSports arena on the way. For the Lightning Round, we talk about the return […]

Episode 124: Who Is Splinter

We’re talkin’ ’bout the Overwatch input debate on consoles! We’re talkin’ ’bout Pokemon in Minecraft, and we’re talkin’ ’bout Castlevania on Netflix. For the Lightning Round we not-so-delicately handle the shvanzes in Conan: Exiles and weigh in on opening E3 to the public this year. Enjoy! We’re on Patreon! Be sure to check out the video and […]

Episode 114: Pootatoes

We’ve got a game development focused episode this week. We discuss how player imagination is just important to the game as intentionally designed narrative and mechanics, the connections between Westworld and video games, and what game devs actually do at all of those crazy conferences. Get your fresh pootatoes and we’ll see you on Mars! We’re on Patreon! Be […]

Episode 109: Big Business

The amazing Criken is with us this week to shed some light on the Zenimax and Oculus case, transparency between devs and fans and whether or not video game movies will EVER be good. For the Lightning Round we talk about Sweden using Cities: Skylines to fix Stockholm and the majesty/travesty (you decide) of that […]

Episode 81: Tame A Horse

Davis Standley, Respawn Game Designer joins us from sunny California. We come to terms with our college days by investigating the Minecraft Education Edition, sharing our best rage quit stories and eye-balling the blurring line between movies and video games with Imaginarium Studio’s foray into game publishing. For the Lightning Round we discuss the necessity […]

Episode 55: SadFaceMartiniGlass

An homage to Kiss Kiss Bang Bang transitions our core panel into a full fledged discussion about how fun Gang Beasts is. We keep the train rolling and mention the insanely cool official KOTOR2 mods, “Mac” from It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia directing the Minecraft movie, and some one is making a movie about emoji (for some […]

Episode 30: Bing Bing

It’s an all new year and that means an all new season of the Cheat Codes Podcast!  Joe, Joe and Nikk are in gear to start it off right as they sit down to discuss Star Citizen projecting 100 million in crowd sourced funds, the LEGO movie Oscar snub, Riot’s ocean statue, and the Japanese […]

Episode 19: Hearthstone Magic The Kingdom of Hearts Gathering

What a week! Mojang gets acquired by Microsoft for $2.5 billion and… Notch seems a little sad. ISIS (yes, the terrorist group) is using GTAV as a recruitment tool and parents everywhere are now justified in their hatred for the franchise. Kickstarter alters it’s Terms of Service in the hopes of having a bit more teeth […]

Episode 4: Whales & Strippers

Time was a huge factor this week, but somehow its a longer episode than most and we cover a TON. Take a listen, send feedback… in that order.  This episode covers the possibility of a Minecraft movie, Ben Kuchera’s op-ed on mature games exploiting sex workers, and game monetization with respect to “whales”. This ep’ is […]