Friday, May 27, 2022

EXP Podcast #666: Straight to Hell

Satan from P5 needs a hug
It's episode 666 (mark of the beast!), which means it's time to throw the horns and get down with the devil. This week on the podcast, we chat about devilish and demonic video games.

- Here's the show's stand-alone feed
- Listen to the podcast in your browser by clicking here, right-click and select "save as link" to download the show in MP3 format, or click play below.




 

Show Notes:

- Music by Brad Sucks

Thursday, May 19, 2022

EXP Podcast #665: MultiVersus Madness

Shaggy, pictured here going super saiyan
The Iron Giant is back and this time it's personal.  But first, he's going to go on a late night Jack in the Box run with Shaggy.  This week, we talk about the MultiVersus announcement, what it says about media megacorp crossovers, and who we think we could take in a video game fight.  Watch your back, Kojima.

- Here's the show's stand-alone feed
- Listen to the podcast in your browser by clicking here, right-click and select "save as link" to download the show in MP3 format, or click play below.




 

Show Notes:

- Run time: 36 min 50 sec
- Music by Brad Sucks

Thursday, May 12, 2022

EXP Podcast #664: Rogue Legacy 2 Debrief

"I have a gluten intolerance!"
It's time again for us, our children, and our children's children to throw ourselves into the castle that is Rogue Legacy 2. It's been ages since the last game game out - and over 420 episodes, so there are some major changes. But does it reignite our passion and meet the standards of today's Rogue-lites?

All this and more in this week's debrief!

- Here's the show's stand-alone feed
- Listen to the podcast in your browser by clicking here, right-click and select "save as link" to download the show in MP3 format, or click play below.




 

Show Notes:

- Run time: 45 min 24 sec
- Music by Brad Sucks

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

EXP Podcast #663: Gaming with The Batman

These new Fortnite skins are getting intense
After watching the recent Batman movie, we came to a couple conclusions: 1) Batman's gamer tag is probably "V3ngence_420" and 2) there are some very interesting parallels between this latest cinematic take on the caped crusader and recent video game portrayals.  This week we dive into the movie as well as various Batman games and how they've built on such an iconic character. 

- Here's the show's stand-alone feed
- Listen to the podcast in your browser by clicking here, right-click and select "save as link" to download the show in MP3 format, or click play below.




 

Show Notes:

- Run time: 45 min 24 sec
- Music by Brad Sucks

Thursday, April 28, 2022

EXP Podcast #662: The Forever Streaming Wars

Flappy Bird Box!
An update to the last podcast, Sony has updated their subscription policies and offerings and it's honestly getting better. Also, Netflix has a very bad week. Will they really invest heavily in gaming in the near future? Subscribe to find out!

- Here's the show's stand-alone feed
- Listen to the podcast in your browser by clicking here, right-click and select "save as link" to download the show in MP3 format, or click play below.




 

Show Notes:

- Run time: 41 min 35 sec
- Music by Brad Sucks

Thursday, April 14, 2022

EXP Podcast #661: Difficulty and Delays in the News

The next person who complains about delays is in trouble.
This week we're dipping into some recent and headlines around game difficulty as well as the difficulty of putting on a physical event in the year 2022.  Games like Eldin Ring and Tunic are still very much top of mind and their popularity has brought people to revisit how best to navigate the balance between challenge and letting players experience all a game has to offer.  Back on the release and conference front, we talk about some MIA Nintendo games as well as the increasingly unpredictable future of everyone's favorite reason to escape from LA: E3.

- Here's the show's stand-alone feed
- Listen to the podcast in your browser by clicking here, right-click and select "save as link" to download the show in MP3 format, or click play below.




 

Show Notes:

- Run time: 41 min 35 sec
- Music by Brad Sucks

Thursday, April 7, 2022

EXP Podcast #660: Vampires, Maps, and Miquella

This is my whip.
There are many like it...
This week on the EXP Podcast, we fight hordes of monsters in the bullet-hill homage to Castlevania - Vampire Survivors. We also revisit and share some closing thoughts on Tunic and Elden Ring. Now, on to the Pacifist Pete run!

- Here's the show's stand-alone feed
- Listen to the podcast in your browser by clicking here, right-click and select "save as link" to download the show in MP3 format, or click play below.




 

Show Notes:

- Music by Brad Sucks and Vampire Survivors OST