Eight and a Half Bit
Episode 121 - Toxic

Today we tackle some of the horrible goings on in our gamer culture almost head on! Then it's back to games though with Distance, Dex, the new 3DS, Mario Kart 8 DLC and lots of other entertaining rubbish.

Cheapskate's Game Club: Arena: Cyber Evolution
Next Week: 10 Bullets

Crowd Funding Picks
James and Ben: Parkitect
Paul: 24 Killers

Direct download: Episode_121_-_Toxic.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 7:29pm AEST

Top 5 - Games with Fishing

See stuff in the water and try to get it? That's fishing!

Next week: Top 5 dumbest mistakes in gaming industry history

Direct download: Top_5_-_Games_With_Fishing.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 6:00am AEST

Episode 120 - Bears and Bros

Against all odds this episode has been recorded and features a variety of terrifying bears from The Behemoth and Freddy Fazbear's Pizza. Also a bunch of expendable Bros shoot a lot of bad guys with gun.  Throw in some of Ethan Carter's paranormal investigation, fish playing more videogames, a gang of beasts and the return of crowd funding you've got yourself an episode worth listening to with your face ears.

Cheapskate's Game Club: The Expendabros
Next Week: Arena: Cyber Evolution

Crowd Funding Picks
James: Jelly God
Ben: Age of Grit
Paul: Trouble in the Manor

Direct download: Episode_120_-_Bears_and_Bros.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 6:30pm AEST

Top 5 - Reasons Why We Game

Why on earth do you spend so much time playing video games? I can't answer that but here is why we do it.

Next week: Top 5 Games with fishing

Direct download: Top_5_-_Reasons_why_we_game.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 5:30am AEST

Episode 119 - The Spooky Hallways of Gamescom

Gamescom was HUGE this year.  New Silent Hill, Romero is still full of surprises, Michel Ancel and Q-Games unveil completely incomprehensible new IP's, murder with rollercoasters, Quantum Break and so much more! So much more in fact that the episode is EXTRA VALUE LENGTH!

Cheapskate's Game Club: World of Guns: Gun Disassembly
Next Week: The Expendabros

Direct download: Episode_119_-_The_spooky_Hallways_of_Gamescom.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 7:50pm AEST

Top 5 - Video Game Protagonists You Think You Could Take in a Fight

Meet me by the bike racks after school. Your powerups won't save you now wimp!

Next Week: Top 5 reasons why we game.

Direct download: Top_5_-_video_game_protagonists_you_think_you_could_take_in_a_fight.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 2:39pm AEST

Episode 118 - PrescriptionPixel Watches A Fish With Us

PrescriptionPixel joins us in todays fun filled episode. Screen cheating, crawling, taking roads, hearthing stones, shocking bios and metricoing?  I dunno I'm starting to stretch the bit. We do all of that stuff anyway!

Cheapskate's Game Club: 8BitMMO
Next week: World of Guns: Gun Disassembly

Crowd Funding Picks
James, Ben, Paul: Hard West
Jenny: Kona

Direct download: Episode_118_-_PrescriptionPixel_watches_a_fish_with_us.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 7:29pm AEST

I want a new drug
One that won't make me sick
One that won't make me crash my car
Or make me miss eight and a half bit.


Next Week: Top 5 video game protagonists you think you could take in a fight

Direct download: Top_5_-_Uses_of_drugs_in_games.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 5:30am AEST

You won't believe the value present in today's episode! Crypt of the Necrodancer, Little Raiders, The Last of Us Remastered, EA Access, Rick and Morty's Rushed Licensed Adventure, banter and even a surprised fish.  All that for the premium price of nothing.

Chepskate's Game Club: Rick and Morty’s Rushed Licensed Adventure
Next Week: 8BitMMO

Crowd Funding Picks
James: Aegis Defenders
Ben: VoidExpanse
Paul:  Gryphon Knight