Episode 100: Developsters

100th Episode! Holy smokes!!! We get the whole gang together as well as a bevy of some of our most faithful guests and friends to examine Elon Musk’s claims that we all live in a giant video game simulation, Google’s AI killswitch, and proper game critic criticism. For the Lightning Round, we ask ourselves who […]

Episode 33: Taylor Swift Confirmed As Link!

Kanye thinks Beyonce is a better choice.  Obviously. This week on the show we try to wrap our heads around Netflix’s Legend of Zelda TV show rumor. After that, things get serious. We dissect Brian Crecente’s video game accessibility article and follow it up with a discussion about gamifying education. We take a few quick moments […]

Episode 32: Clash of Clams

Joe Erskine is out and  Joe Arroyo is in the host chair and welcomes Cheat Codes vets Nikk Golesh and Pearce Bergh.  They managed to get a girl on the show! Liz Pulanco joins the panel this week to offer a rare female perspective on a bevy of topics including Madden 15 accurately predicting the […]

Episode 22: When Drink Do Podcast

Two episodes in a week, you ask? It’s like Christmas! On this episode, we welcome Samir Patel to help us make sense of the week in video game news. For topics, we take a look at Microsoft’s Project Spark, the new indie title from some former Bioshock devs (The Black Glove) and we wildly speculate […]

Episode 5: Augmented Empathy

What starts off as an episode attempting to focus on some of the good video games can do, turns into a deeper discussion about… well, a quite a few things. We cover augmented reality and how its helping amputees and we segue into how some developers are using Oculus Rift to create empathetic experiences.  We cap […]

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 […]