Eight and a Half Bit
Top 5 - Video Game Ripoffs

We're just a ripoff of ABBA. Oh you missed their hipster video game podcast phase? You really missed out.

Next week: Top 5 games of 2013 (not a typo)

Direct download: Top_5_-_Video_Game_Ripoffs.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 4:55pm AEDT

Episode 138 - 2014 Showdown

End of the year!  In this episode we talk about everything.

Cheapskate's Game Club: Gems of War
Next Week: Second Life

Crowdfunding Picks of the Year
James: Witchmarsh
Ben: The Flame in the Flood
Paul: Frog Fractions 2

Direct download: Episode_138_-_2014_Showdown.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 8:02pm AEDT

Top 5 - Games with Dance

We can dance if we want to, we can leave your friends behind
Cause your friends don't dance and if they don't dance
Well they're are no friends of mine

Next week: Top 5 Video Game Rip-Offs

Direct download: Top_5_-_Games_with_Dance.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 5:00am AEDT

Episode 137 - Xmas Party

There ain't no Party like a Chritmas party. James goes back to the Time of Zelda: Skyward Sword, Paul finishes the Unfinished Swan at long last and there's a whole lot of Hatred for us all to share in.

Cheapskate's Game Club: InkQuest
Next Week: Gems of War

Crowd Funding Picks
James and Ben: But I Love You
Paul: Daydreamer

Direct download: Episode_137_-_Xmas_Party.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 1:11pm AEDT

Top 5 - Games that make you Gamy McGame

I have no idea.

Next week: Top 5 - Games with Dance

Direct download: Top_5_-_Games_that_make_you_Gamy_McGame.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 8:54am AEDT

Episode 136 - Way to go Jerry

For a special treat we pushed record on this episode so you could listen to it and share in our musings.  The video game awards brought more than a few surprises as did the Sony Experience. Ben plays Dragon Age: Inquisition, James gets into Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare and Paul has just been photographing volleyball.

Cheapskate's Game Club: Wonderputt
Net Week: InkQuest

Direct download: Episode_136_-_Way_to_go_Jerry.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 10:37pm AEDT

Interview - Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick on Thimbleweed Park

Ron Gilbert is back and this time he's brought along his old friend and collaborator Gary Winnick to talk about their currently crowd funding adventure game "Thimbleweed Park". Only 60% of the episode is off topic. A new record!

Direct download: Interview_-_Ron_Gilbert_and_Gary_Winnick.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 2:34pm AEDT

Top 5 - Games With Punching

What a punchy list.

Next Week: Top 5 Games that make you Gamy McGame (Yeah we don't get it either)

Direct download: Top_5_-_games_with_punching.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 5:30am AEDT

Episode 135 - We Lost the Episode

Well this is embarrassing. In today's episode we talked about a bunch of great subjects. If only we had recorded it properly.

Cheapskate's Game Club: Digital: A Love Story

Next Week: Wonderputt

Direct download: Episode_135_-_We_lost_the_episode.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 6:17pm AEDT

Top 5 - Ways We’d Give Popular Games a Kick in the Pants

Good things are good but could good things be better?

Next week: Top 5 Games with Punching

Direct download: Top_5_-_Kicks_in_the_pants.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 5:00am AEDT