Thu, 28 October 2021
We're back into the never-ending cycle of violence with Deathloop! This week on the show, we dive into a spoiler-filled discussion of Deathloop from start to finish, then back to start, then finish again... you get the idea.
Direct download: EXP_Podcast_640_-_Deathloop_Debrief.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:04pm PDT
Wed, 20 October 2021
We're almost always a two-person show around these parts, but when it comes to games, it seems like four is the magic number. Inspired by a recent Polygon article about why so many multiplayer games anchor around a four-player concept, this week is all about quad squads. Is it technology or society that has us hooked on four as a sweet spot? Look into the four chambers of your heart and decide.
Direct download: EXP_Podcast_639_-_4_on_the_floor.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:00am PDT
Thu, 14 October 2021
The Forever-War against online toxicity continues and the latest victim may be All Chat. Riot Games recently announced they will be testing out a new policy in which players can no longer text chat with the opposing team, calling it a "vehicle for toxicity." This week on the podcast, we jump right into that vehicle and drive around for a while to see how it feels with and without a direct line to the enemy team.
Direct download: EXP_Podcast_638_-_Mute_All.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:54pm PDT
Wed, 6 October 2021
Check your watches: it's time to talk about time! This week we spend more than 12 minutes on Twelve Minutes (you're welcome) and do a brief check in on Deathloop. I think we manage to stop ourselves before we get too repetitive, but we'll let you be the judge of that. Judge of that. Judge of that...
Direct download: EXP_Podcast_637_12_min_and_deathloop.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:47pm PDT