Eight and a Half Bit

Let the rivers run various colours with their ink! We take on the most hardcore of shooting in Splatoon 2, revisit the creative and lively world of Destiny in Destiny the Second and play another Professor Layton game!

All this AND MORE™!

Games discussed: Splatoon 2, SEUM: Speedrunners from hell, Destiny 2, Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles, Layton’s Mystery Journey: Katrielle and the Millionaires’ Conspiracy, Wolf Among Us 2, Super Fancy Pants, Crash Bandicoot N Sane Trilogy, Noita. The Sims 4

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Direct download: Episode_221.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 3:56pm AEST

In this spicy episode we dive into the first Splatoon 2 splatfest, check our horoscopes with Final Fantasy 12: The Zodiac Age and triple down on pointless banter. #SpicyBits

 

All this AND MORE™!

 

Games discussed: Splatoon 2, Crash Bandicoot N Sane Trilogy, Final Fantasy 12: The Zodiac Age, Kingdom hearts 3, The Surge, Ni no Kuni 2, Icons: Combat Arena, Pacman VS, Nidhogg 2, Polybius

 

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Direct download: Episode_220.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 3:31pm AEST

Another Steam sale means another pile of games to look through. This time Paul needed a spreadsheet to track them. Also the SNES Classic has been revealed and there was a weird Castlevania animated show and SKELLINGTONS!

All this AND MORE™!

Games discussed: Diablo 3: Rise of the Necromancer, ESO:Morrowind, RE7:VR, Farpoint, GTA5, Death Squared, Valkyrie Drive: Bikkhuni, Yooka-Laylee, The Detail, A Normal lost phone, Masochisia, OVIVO, An Octonaut Odyssey, Airscape, Four Sided Fantasy, Death’s Hangover, Hell Girls, Shrouded in Sanity, Bound, SNES Classic, Pac-Man Vs, Fight Knight, Outreach, Evil Genius 2, Wonderful 101, Splatoon 2, Thief of Thieves, The Tomorrow Children, Warframe, Zero Latency

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Direct download: Episode_219.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 4:15pm AEST

We finish off this year's E3 coverage with Nintendo and OTHER THINGS! Then we wave our Arms around before experiencing new, terrifying realities!

All this AND MORE™!

Games discussed: Arms, Rick and Morty VR, Superhot VR, Tilt Brush, Young Conker, Shantae: Half Genie Hero, Killing Floor 2, The Secret World Legends, Disgaea 5 demo, Xenoblade Chronicles 2, Kirby Switch, Yoshi Switch,     Metroid Prime 4, Metroid: Samus Returns, Super Mario Odyssey, Mario & Luigi Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions, Monster Hunter world, Hunt: Showdown, Minit, Beyond Good and Evil 2, Sea of thieves, Life Is Strange: Before the Storm, Bubsy: The Woolies Strike Back, Thimbleweed Park

 

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Direct download: Episode_218.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 11:06am AEST

E3 2017 is almost done but we recorded this back when we'd only seen most of the conferences! Microsoft, Sony, Ubisoft, Devolver Digital, PC Gaming Show and Bethesda get picked apart and we bask in the E3 glory (so far) for another year.

 

 

All this AND MORE™!

 

Games discussed:  A Way Out, Anthem, Need for Speed Payback, Star Wars: Battlefront 2, Assassin's Creed: Origins, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, State of Decay 2, Minecraft, The Artful Escape, Tacoma, Sea of Thieves, Crackdown 3, Life is Strange: Before the Storm, Xbox One X, Ori and the Will of the Wisps, Doom VFR, Fallout 4 VR, Skyrim, The Evil Within 2, Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, Ooblets, Echo Arena, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, The Crew 2, Steep, Skull and Bones, Transference, South Park Phone Destroyer, Starlink: Battle for Atlas, Far Cry 5, Beyond Good and Evil 2, Hidden Agenda, That’s You!, Undertale, Horizon Zero Dawn: The Frozen Wilds, Uncharted: The Lost Legacy, Days Gone , Shadow of the Colossus, Monster Hunter: World, Monster of the Deep, Moss, God of War, Destiny 2, Detroit: Become Human, Spider-man

 

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Direct download: Episode_217.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 3:36pm AEST

You won't believe the things these two men have to say about a topic you have a strong opinion on!  Only a few days until E3 and we are pumped. It's time to talk about Wonder Woman, Twin Peaks, Prequels and if we get a minute maybe some video games! Games like Endless Space 2 and Nier: Automata. PLUS ALL THE E3 HYPE! /get hype

 

All this AND MORE™!

 

Games discussed: Nier: Automata, Arms,  Endless Space 2, Rime, Monument Valley 2, They are Billions, Project Scorpio, Mario Odyssey, Destiny 2, Last of Us Part 2, Days Gone, Far Cry 5, Assassin’s Creed Origins, Star Wars Battlefront 2, Xenoblade Chronicles 2, God of War, Vampyr, Spider-Man, Borderlands 3, Crackdown 3, Wolfenstein: The New Colossus, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, Death Stranding, Cyberpunk 2077, Red Dead Redemption 2, Wasteland 3, Half Life 3

 

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Direct download: Episode_216.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 4:46pm AEST

Is Dead Cells the new Breath of the Wild and also how much bigger than Jesus is it? Is Arms worth failing about over? How sexy is The Sexy Brutale?

 

All this AND MORE™!

 

Games discussed: Arms, Vanquish, Dead Cells, The Sexy Brutale, Dynasty Feud,Illusoria, Fear Effect Sedna, Elder Scrolls Online, The Surge, Horizon Zero Dawn, Disgaea 5, Loderunner, Blasphemous, Monster Hunter XX Switch, Golf Story, Kingdom Hearts III, Final Fantasy VII Remake, Far Cry 5, Last Days of June, Lost Sphear , The Lost Child

 

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Direct download: Episode_215.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 3:52pm AEST

Can The Surge compete with Dark Soul? Is Mirage a worthy successor to Chivalry? Is Destiny 2 going to addict James and annoy Paul? Will Jeremy find his way out of the invisible maze we trapped him in after recording this episode?

 

All this AND MORE™!

 

Games discussed: Strafe, Mirage: Arcane Warfare, Quake Champions, Eagle Island, Thumper, Prey, Forza Horizon 3: Hot Wheels,  Minecraft: Switch Edition, HackMUD, The Surge, Hollow Knight, Claybook, RiME, Vanquish, Destiny 2, Arms, Splatoon 2, Life is Strange 2, Nine Parchments, Danger Zone, Lonely Mountains, Far Cry 5, My Friend Pedro, inSynch

 

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Direct download: Episode_214.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 3:29pm AEST

105 episodes ago we reviewed Mario Kart 8! It’s time to do it again! We barely scrape the surface of Prey, plant some roguelike elements in Tumbleseed and enjoy some giant robot heads in GNOG.

 

All this AND MORE™!

 

Games discussed: Prey, Little Nightmares, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Tumbleseed, GNOG, Super Rude Bear Resurrection, Kamiko, Type Rider, Typoman, Laser Disco Defenders, Blaster Master Zero, Spaceplan, Persona 5, King’s Quest 1: Quest for the Crown, Pheonix Point, Forza Horizon 3,
Darksiders 3, Call Of Duty WWII, Ready of Not, Risk of Rain 2, Thumper

 

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Direct download: Episode_213.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 3:49pm AEST

It's time to compare remasters with Wonder Boy and Full throttle, talk Technobabble in Technobabylon, find out what remained of Edith Finch and shoot up some Cosmic Star Heroine!

 

All this AND MORE™!

 

Games discussed: Full Throttle Remastered, Wonder boy: The Dragon’s Trap, What Remains of Edith Finch?, Overwatch, Diablo III, The Binding of Isaac, Yooka-Laylee, Starcraft, Paradigm, Cosmic Star Heroine, Guardians of the Galaxy Episode 1, Wayward Souls, Medieval Miner, Dawn of War 3, Technobabalyon, Halo Wars: Definitive Edition, Vanquish , Call of Duty WWII

 

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Direct download: Episode_212.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 4:02pm AEST