It's Black Friday, so while you're elbowing past shoppers on the way to get that new TV be sure to pop in some headphones and check out the latest podcast from these three huge nerds. I mean, seriously, we have a full on conversation about Tibanna gas. Go ahead, Google it. I'll wait. .. Meanwhile, Lee expresses his discontent with the lack of quality films in the hard sci-fi genre, Keenan thinks the upcoming Ghost In The Shell is missing something, and Seamus tries not to spoil Arrival for us (which proves difficult).
Other topics: Emilia Clark joining the Han Solo movie cast, the newest Star Wars: Rogue One trailer, Justice League Dark, Valerian, Kong: Skull Island, the live-action Beauty And The Beast adaptation, Doctor Strange, Arrival, Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them, the live-action Full Metal Alchemist trailer, and the 20th Anniversary Space Jam blu-ray release.
Is it just us, or are people yearning for the adventure and flair of the wild west? We dive into HBO's Westworld and gush over the prospect of a new Red Dead Redemption game. Keenan replays the craziest episode of television he's ever watched, Seamus rekindles his love of Hearthstone, and Lee can't wait for the inevitable Luke Cage / Iron Fist team-up, all in this new episode that's bursting at the seams with geeky goodness!
Other mentions: MST3K, Star Wars: Rebels, Ash vs Evil Dead, Channel Zero, Guardians of the Galaxy 2, Logan, Overwatch, Battlefield 1, Destiny: Rise of Iron, Recore, Power Rangers
Sony held a press conference to announce a few things that internet savvy gamers have been privy to for quite a while. No Mans Sky and Apple ask us "Are You Not Entertained?" and we respond with a resounding "Nope". Deus Ex: Mankind Divided seems to only improve on it's last iteration, and Warcraft's Legion expansion seems to hearken back to the good ole' days while bringing a fresh gaming experience. What did we think about the Titanfall 2 and Battlefield 1 demos? Tune in to find out!
This week your favorite galactic trio dive into the #fav7 trend on Twitter and talk about some of the films that helped shape their respective nerdy personas. Listen in as Keenan takes a trip to the early days of horror cinema, Seamus confesses his love for Jason Segel, and Lee defends his controversial pick of Iron Man 3.
With the release of the NES Classic, a new Ghostbusters movie, and Pokemon GO on the rise, our hosts feel like they've gone back in time.
-queue Huey Lewis-
Also on the docket is some information about the newest Overwatch update, the long awaited addition of Skirmish Mode to the Star Wars Battlefront game, and Marvel shows us what they have in store for the small screen.
Blizzard recently dropped their new competitive playlist in Overwatch and Lee's all sorts of fired up about it, but will gladly accept BK Kids Club skins in return. Seamus just finished playing Oxenfree and gives his clickbait-worthy review. It's been four years of trying to forget it but Keenan reopens old wounds and brings up Mass Effect 3's controversial ending. Most importantly, how much of your life have you dedicated to Pokémon GO?
Other Mentions: Independence Day: Resurgence, Anime Expo, Among The Sleep, Halo 5 Warzone Firefight
E3 is upon us and once again we're all filled with child-like glee as we watch pre-rendered trailers and gameplay that will probably be nothing like what we'll play on release day! Which upcoming sequels do we think will outshine their predecessors? Was "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" the belle of the ball this year? Which of the big three had the best presentation? What is Lee's gripe with the new Spider-Man game? All will be answered in this hybrid podcast gamer gab combo episode of ridiculousness!
Games we covered: Titanfall 2, Dishonored 2, For Honor, Pokemon Go!, Batman Arkham VR, Cuphead, Days Gone, Dead Rising 4, Death Stranding, Detroit: Become Human, Eagle Flight, Skyrim, Final Fantasy XV, God of War, Gwent, Halo Wars 2, Horizon: Zero Dawn, Injustice 2, Kingdom Hearts 2.8, The Last Guardian, Mass Effect Andromeda, Quake Champions, Prey, Recore, Resident Evil 7, Scalebound, Sea of Thieves, South Park: The Fractured But Whole, Star Trek: Bridge Crew, Star Wars, State of Decay 2, Steep, Tekken 7, Trials of the Blood Dragon, Watch Dogs 2, We Happy Few
Lee and Keenan welcome Seamus to his first Gamer Gab appearance!
Dark Souls the board game gets funded within minutes and has a "season pass" of sorts. We discuss the end of an era with the closing of Disney Infinity, get pumped about Overwatch, and make a decision about Battlefield vs Call of Duty in this overly excited episode!
Other mentions: PS4.5, Playstation VR, Lionhead Studios, Project Spark, Star Wars Battlefront, Star Trek Online, Uncharted 4, DOOM, Pokemon Sun & Moon, and Superhot.
Our episode for the month of May features a SPOILER HEAVY review of Captain America: Civil War. You have been warned!
Other honorable mentions: Assassin's Creed, Pacific Rim 2, Godzilla 2, Black Panther, Agent Carter, Inhumans, The Muppets, Voltron, Darwyn Cooke, DC's Rebirth, and more!
A very warm welcome to our special guest Erich Blossey who tells us all about his GDC experience and the state of Virtual Reality Gaming. Lee was the only one who went to see Batman v Superman but did he hate it? Keenan makes a strange observation about the upcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie and Seamus waxes poetic about this years Magic the Gathering PRO TOUR for Shadows Over Innistrad.
Other mentions: Rogue One, Suicide Squad, Jake Lloyd, Doctor Strange, Spider-Man Homecoming, MiB 23, Zombieland 2, Star Trek, Miitomo, Dark Souls 3, Final Fantasy 15, Pokemon GO!
Join Lee and Keenan as they discuss the upcoming cross-platform play for Rocket League, The Division and it's longevity, and the strange DLC plan for the newest iteration of Hitman.
And Keenan asks the hard question: Street Fighter or Mortal Kombat?
All the technical difficulties in the universe couldn't stop us from making this episode!
The Star Wars train is really picking up speed with no signs of stopping, but is a comic book adaptation of the Episode 7 really necessary? The upcoming Star Trek television show managed to snag a solid choice for show runner, and DC's Legends of Tomorrow sounds like it was conceived on Tumblr, but in a good way.
With HTC now accepting pre-orders for their VR headset, are the guys willing to pay the hefty price tag? If not, they sure wont run out of games to play with new releases like Far Cry Primal, The Division, and countless others on the Horizon (Zero Dawn). Get it?
Also, Keenan's sorry for posting that fake Doctor Strange trailer.
This month we're running a skeleton crew to keeps things going on this bucket of bolts. Matt and Seamus are off on some adventures in adulting, so we're going to try something a little bit different this time around. Keenan and Lee, the hosts of our very own YouTube gaming channel, are here to take a trip through recently played games and get ready for future releases.
What did they nerf in Star Wars Battlefront? Does Just Cause 3 live up to the hype? Will there be future videos in Gears of War? Lee thinks games could benefit from sticking to one side of the campaign/multiplayer debate, and Keenan tells us how he has been enjoying the indie title Oxenfree and is exited for Firewatch to release.