Eight and a Half Bit

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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Paul: @MrParoxysm

Jeremy: @jeremyevans87

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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Jeremy: @jeremyevans87

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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Amy: @iamtoshki

Paul: @MrParoxysm

Jeremy: @jeremyevans87

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

Is Yooka-Laylee deserving of being the internet’s new whipping boy? How much was there to learn from the Arms/Splatoon 2 Direct? And how appropriate is Senran Kagura?

 

All this AND MORE™!

 

Games discussed: Yooka-Laylee, Spelunker World, Puyo Puyo Tetris, Game of Thrones, Overwatch, Book of Demons, Puyo Puyo Tetris, Event[0], Payday 2, RPG Maker FES, Bye-Bye Box Boy, Splatoon 2, Arms, Senran Kagura, Bayonetta, StarCraft, Pac-Man Maker, Battlefront II

 

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Amy: @iamtoshki

Paul: @MrParoxysm

Jeremy: @jeremyevans87

Direct download: Episode_211.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 11:12am AEST

This week we take a shallow dive into Persona 5, revisit the missing discussion from last week on Snake Pass and put some light into the dark corners of 2Dark. Also Frog Climbers rules.

All this AND MORE™!

Games discussed: 2Dark, Deformers, Snake Pass, Kio’s Adventure, Bearzerkers, Frog Climbers,Strafe, ARMS, Drawn to Death, Binding of Isaac

 

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Paul: @MrParoxysm

Jeremy: @jeremyevans87

Direct download: Episode_210.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 12:46pm AEST

We were supposed to discuss Snake Pass but the camera disagreed!  That's ok there's still plenty of adventure to be had with Thimbleweed Park and Paradigm!

 

All this AND MORE™!

 

Games discussed: Thimbleweed Park, Paradigm, The Binding of Isaac Afterbirth+, Dark Train, 8-bit bayonetta, I Am Setsuna, The Secret World, Planescape Torment, Destiny 2

 

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Jeremy: @jeremyevans87

Direct download: Episode_209.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 2:43pm AEST

Finally a week without a major release but that doesn't the games have stopped! We make a mess in Splatoon 2’s Global Testfire, board the Dark Train or pull off the perfect heist in Card Thief.

All this AND MORE™!

Games discussed: Splatoon 2, Dark Train, Card Thief, Playerunknown Battlegrounds, Mass Effect Andromeda, Starcraft Remastered, Shootmania

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Direct download: Episode_208.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 9:44am AEST

Open wide. Come inside. It's video games.

Does Mass Effect: Andromeda have what it takes? Are the Stories Untold worth being told? And is the loot even worth the hassle in Loot Rascals?

All this AND MORE™!

Games discussed: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Lumo, Loot Rascals, Stories Untold, Mass Effect Andromeda, Everspace, No Man’s Sky, Jeremy: Night in the woods, Outlast 2

 

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Paul: @MrParoxysm

Jeremy: @jeremyevans87

Direct download: Episode_207.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 4:38pm AEST

The Switch is out which means it's time for Zelda Breath of the Wild!

 

All this AND MORE™!

 

Games discussed: Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Snipperclips, 1 2 Switch!, Shovel Knight: Spectre of Torment, Overwatch, X-Morph: Defense

 

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Jeremy: @jeremyevans87

Direct download: Episode_206.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 3:55pm AEST

Paul finally gets lost in the Woods, James gets the Torment he deserves , Horizon: Zero Dawn still has a terrible name and Ghost Recon: Wildlands is a thing that exists!

 

All this AND MORE™!

 

Games discussed: Night in the Woods, Ghost Recon: Wildlands, Horizon: Zero Dawn, Duelyst, Caves of Qud, Torment: Tides of Numenera, Middle-earth: Shadow of War, Avatar, SteamWorld Dig 2, Flipping Death, Mr Shifty, Stardew Valley, Rogue Trooper Redux

 

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Direct download: Episode_205.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 4:15pm AEST