Eight and a Half Bit

Everyone deserves a fresh start at least once. Some games series should be forced to pack it in and start again however. Let us opinion ourselves loudly into your brain on the subject.

Next Week: Top 5 Games Paul should be trapped in for all eternity.  Yes this is the stupidest top 5 ever... thanks Ben.

Direct download: Top_5_Games_deserving_of_a_reboot.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 5:30am AEDT

Dead Space 3 vs Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance! Which Demo will reign supreme?!  Meanwhile THQ and Atari are dead but instead let's look to the future and an amazing week of announcements from Nintendo. Finally prepare your body for a mega sized portion of Maths/Math adventures! HOLD ON TO YOUR CATHETER! It's gonna be a bumpy ride.

Direct download: Episode_38_-_Amphibious_Scholars.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 7:45pm AEDT

Interview - Ron Gilbert

Today we interview the magnificent Ron Gilbert of Maniac Mansion, Monkey Island, Deathspank and now The Cave fame!  Join us as we probe his every nook and cranny to find out details on his past and present titles, his process, how he sees the industry and even what he thinks about Lost!  We literally have all the Ron you could want.

Direct download: Interview_-_Ron_Gilbert.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 4:41am AEDT

It was over a year ago but 2011 is still close to our hearts. Take bets on our top 5 but no prises for guessing our super secret GOTY 2011.

Next week: Top 5 Games that should be rebooted

Direct download: Top_5_-_Games_of_2011.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 6:00am AEDT

Episode 037 - The Speculation Nation

What will Sony and Microsoft be doing this coming generation?  Well we've got heresay you could want on the topic. Also some exciting and controversial kickstarters along with all the regular high quality rubbish you've come to expect from the team.

Direct download: Episode_37_-_The_Speculation_Nation.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 9:33pm AEDT

Today we are joined by the iconic developer American McGee of Alice and id software fame. We discuss his new project Akaneiro and its accompanying Kickstarter as well as his past and the future of the industry. What more could you ask for?

Direct download: Interview_-_American_Mcgee.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 12:04pm AEDT

Top 5 - Commercial Crossovers

Pepsi presents a special Time Warner production of U2's Top 5 and a Half Bit.

Direct download: Top_5_Commercial_Crossovers.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 6:30am AEDT

New Pokemon! The future of the industry! A Holodeck in your living room!  What's next? Self slicing bread? That's a really stupid idea. Everyone is back this week and 8.5 tones of quality video game entertainment are coming along with them.  Stick us in your ears and wiggle us around.

Direct download: Episode_36_-_Taste_the_Future.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 7:51pm AEDT

Welcome to 2013 where everything is new again and everyone is happy and the world is slightly sticky. Paul and James look through the upcoming releases of new year, laugh at WarZ some more, geek out over new interface technology and have the greatest announcement since Doritos Crash Course was first released.

Direct download: Episode_35_-_new_beginnings.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 7:10pm AEDT

Industry legends Al Lowe and Josh Mandel join James and Paul to talk about the future of Larry and their exciting past with Sierra. Strippers, Witchcraft and Bikini Fridays are all included at no additional cost.

Direct download: Interview_-_Al_Lowe_and_Josh_Mandel.mp3
Category:Gaming -- posted at: 12:03pm AEDT