Sat, 26 January 2019
Wow! We somehow made it to 300 episodes! In keeping with tradition, we do away with our usual format this week and grab friends of the show Brett Elston and Dan Amrich for a heated roundtable discussion to pick the best years in gaming history. Will your favorites come out on top? Will anyone be happy with the results? Is this just five old guys getting nostalgic about games? The answers may or may not surprise you!
Direct download: VidjagameApocalypse_300_0126.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:11am EDT
Fri, 18 January 2019
When long-running franchises mix it up by swapping in a different protagonist every game, it can be a rare thrill to watch your hero cross paths with their fondly remembered predecessors, for better or worse. We take a look at five of our favorite such moments this week, along with the Resident Evil 2 demo, the Pinkertons suing Rockstar, the dead franchises you want to see rise from the grave, and more!
Direct download: VidjagameApocalypse_299_0118.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:57am EDT
Fri, 11 January 2019
With Onimusha and No More Heroes poised for a long-overdue imminent return next week, we spend this week’s show looking back on once-massive game franchises that have been silent for years, with help from returning guest Micah Seff. Then it’s on to New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe, the latest shot fired in the Epic/Steam war, your most anticipated games of 2019, and more!
Direct download: VidjaGameApocalypse_298_0111.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:40am EDT
Fri, 4 January 2019
The first week of January is always a slow one, making it an ideal time to reflect on some of the games we're most excited to play in the next 12 months, with help from MacWorld's Leif Johnson. For good measure, we throw in some chat about Atlas, Monster Hunter World's crossover with Assassin's Creed Origins, and your personal games of the year.
Direct download: VidjaGameApocalypse_297_0104.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:20am EDT