Jan 30, 2018
In this episode Gino sits down with game design college graduates M Palladino and Tyler Morgan to discuss their journeys through NYU's game design program and The Guild Hall. We discuss what it takes to get into a game design program, what those programs entail, and what lessons M and Tyler learned during their times in...
Jan 23, 2018
In this episode Gino, Billy, and Pete discuss Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons. We cover the game's unique control scheme and how it manages to make rubbing your belly and patting your head at the same time work for a few hours. We then discuss the game's great environments and wordless character building. We wrap up...
Jan 17, 2018
In this episode Gino, Chris "ZombiePie" -REDACTED-, and special guest Jeff Rud get together to discuss Final Fantasy I. It's back to basics for us! We start the show by ranking FFX-2 Last Mission in our pantheon of FF games (spoilers: it's not a good game!). We then discuss the historical context of FFI and the games...
Jan 13, 2018
In this episode Gino talks to Alex -REDACTED- about his time as a competitive Magic: the Gahtering player. We discuss his strong finish at US Nationals and the Columbus STG Open. We then pivot to discussing Rivals of Ixalan cards that have us excited. We wrap up with some rapid fire questions!
Jan 10, 2018
In this episode Billy, Gino, and Pete discuss Cuphead! We discuss the game's sometimes frustrating mechanics, beautiful art, and excellent character design. We then discuss how a game that references art that predates our grandparents can still make us feel nostalgia.