The Thrifty Nerd podcast is back, and this week we have the ridiculously good fortune to be joined by special guest Chris Kluwe. If you aren’t familiar with Chris, he occasionally writes for Game Informer, is a regular guest on KFAN’s “Video Games Weekly” radio show, he is the bassist for Tripping Icarus, he makes excellent brownies, oh, and he is the punter for the freakin’ Minnesota Vikings!
Sleeping dogs has had a long and most likely painful history. You wouldn’t know it by playing the game though – it is gorgeous, controls well and feels polished.
Loadout is an upcoming Free 2 Play game coming soon to PC from Edge of Reality. With a heavy emphasis on mayhem, and an absolute buttload of guns at your disposal, Loadout takes the arena shooter and amps it up.
The Sulaco, for the better part, has remained untouched since Ripley threw an Alien queen from the airlock. Bishop’s lower torso is still on the floor. That was quite the crowd-pleaser. The Marines need to collect the flight data of the ship, and find out what happened to the marine team that was sent in before them. Spoiler Alert: it was aliens.
If you are reading this late review of Michael Jackson: The Experience, then you are either a pretty big fan of the King of Pop, or you want to read about how horrible this “game” is. If you are in the latter group, sorry, it isn’t bad. That being said, if you don’t at least …
Trials is back with a whole new level of craziness in tow. Trials for the unfamiliar is a side scrolling motorcycle game based on real-ish physics and crazy-ass jumps. Trials Evolution’s single player is a more of the same affair. There are 60 single player tracks ranging from easy to carpal tunnel. You move your …
By: Michael Dao The X-Com franchise is certainly one with a rich pedigree. The original, X-COM: UFO Defense was released back in 1994, and it is considered one of the best video games ever made. It’s sequel, X-COM: Terror From the Deep was lauded by critics as well. The bad news is that with each …
Mass Effect 3 is not only the culmination of five years and three games’ worth of storytelling, but an experience that has set the bar in video game narrative. Mass Effect 3 does manage to do new things, and the game does manage to pull at the your heartstrings, but at the end, it also leave a lot to be desired.
For the first time ever, the entire Cast of Thrones crew was able to record in the same room! In this episode we get to see a lot more of Arya, and a hell of a lot more of Theon. Pyke is finally introduced and we discuss there strange ways. To top it off, we …
A Valley without Wind by Arcen Games is what happens when you try to make a Super Nintendo game today. A super polished limitless 2D metroidVania adventure game. Everything in A Valley Without Wind is procedurally generated. The game pulls from known assets to create vast continents to explore. Each continent is made up of variety of …
Drunks and Dragons is a Real-Play Dungeons and Dragons podcast. Join our heroes as they explore Drunkeros and attempt to save it from the foul clutches of Orcus.
Latest Episode:Episode 214 – A Fighting Chance
Cast of Thrones are your best friends who decided to get together with a handful of beers and discuss your favorite fantasy series, Game of Thrones. Join us every week during the season for a spoiler-free discussion of the HBO Series. The off-season is full of book clubs and other nonsense to keep you entertained.
Latest Episode:The Hosts – American Gods Episode 1: The Bone Orchard
Yer a Wizard, Harry is a weekly Harry Potter book club podcast. Join us as we work our way through each book in the series – recapping and discussing chapters, posing the important questions, and delving Hermione-level deep into the world ofHarry Potter.
Latest Episode:Yer a Wizard, Harry – Book 3, Episode 22: Owl Post Again
Brute Force is a Real Play podcast using a heavily modified version of World of Darkness. Follow our party of misunderstood monsters as they set out to save a world that barely tolerates them.
Latest Episode:Brute Force – Episode 26 – Watery Doing
Cthulhu & Friends is a Real-Play podcast of the Call of Cthulhu roleplaying game using a modified version of the D20 system. High production value and superior storytelling will keep you sleepless for many nights to come!
Transformation Sequence watches and reviews anime of all kind, action and comedy, from the magical girl genre to Nietzschean discussions on morality, all the while making as many butt jokes as humanly possible.
Latest Episode:Transformation Sequence #113 – 5cm Per Second
The Cast of Thrones gangs is back with a new obsession: WestWorld! Join your friends as we attempt to unravel the mystery of HBO's new hit show.
Latest Episode:The Hosts: Westworld – The Season 1 WAIFU Awards
Top 5 of Death is a weekly round table discussion. Wanna know the Top 5 of any topic? Wanna kill some podcast hosts? Listen and DIE!
Latest Episode:Top 5 of Death – EP 139 Comebacks