Eight and a Half Bit
Top 5 - Under-Realised Powers

No one man should have all that power.
Except maybe Kirby.

Next week: Top 5 - Games you would combine to make the super group of games

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

Episode 142 - Hologram Party

How can you tell you're not a hologram RIGHT NOW? We get all up in Microsoft's VR solution, Evolve, Monster Hunter 4, New 3DS and even so god damn LEGO brand building blocks!

Cheapskate's Game Club: Minifigures Online
Next Week: Coma

Crowd Funding Picks
Ben: Fantastic Journeys
James: Children of Morta
Paul: Strafe

Direct download: Episode_142_-_Hologram_Party.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 6:26pm AEDT

Top 5 - Things Only [blank] Can Get Away With

The rules don't apply to everyone/thing/sloth.

Next Week: Top 5 Under Realised Powers

Direct download: Top_5_-_things_only_blank_can_get_away_with.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 10:21pm AEDT

Episode 141 - Awe and Mystery

Hotline Miami 2's Australian ban causes controversy in the ranks of 8.5 bit this week We talk new Nintendo direct (Fire emblem, Wii games on VC and more) Evolve, Coming out on Top and we explore the weird and intriguing universe of Outer Wilds.

Cheapskate's Game Club: Outer Wilds
Next Week: Minifigures Online

Crowd Funding Picks
Ben: Shadowrun: Hong Kong
James and Paul: Moonman

Direct download: Episode_141_-_Awe_and_Mystery.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 7:40pm AEDT

Top 5 - Video Game Characters In Your Sex And The City Or Entourage Crew

So this happened.

Next Week: Top 5 things only [blank] can get away with

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

James and Paul play a bunch of games! 80 Days, Captain Toad, Fantasy Life are some of the ones we get super excited about.

Next Cheapskate's Game Club: Outer Wilds

Crowd Funding Picks

Into the Stars and Drift Stage

Direct download: Episode_140_-_Dont_Hate_the_Playa.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 11:09pm AEDT

Top 5 - Games of 2013

Our yearly tradition continues with our 12 months later perspective assessment of the gaming landscape circa 2013.

Next Week: Top 5 Video Game characters in your Sex in the City or Entourage crew

Direct download: Top_5_-_Games_of_2013a.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 5:30am AEDT

Episode 139 - Precogs R Us

It's time to look into the future! What games will you play in the next year?  Maybe all of them?

Cheapskate's Game Club: Second Life
Next Week: HyperSquare


Direct download: Episode_138_-_Precogs_R_Us.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 6:00pm AEDT