In which Chase relives his fantasy Turn-Based past with talks of Age of Wonders and Stu relives his dystopian post apocalypse future with talks about Fallout. Many other games are referenced and penguines show up.
Games discussed in this episode:
Shadow of the Colossus for PS2, PS3 and PS4
Monster Hunter World for Xbox One and PS4
Age of Wonders for PC
Age of Wonders III for PC
Civilization 2 for PC
Heroes of Might and Magic Series for PC
Fallout and Fallout 2 for PC
Fallout 3 and Fallout New Vegas for any Platforms
Baulder’s Gate and Baulder’s Gate 2 for PC
Wasteland 2 for PC
SMITE for PC
Stardew Valley for most consoles
Dwarf Fortress for PC
Super Amazing Wagon Adventure for PC:
Items discussed in What we learned this week:
Cryptocurrency is keeping Video Card prices high!
Here is an article very loosely based on the discussion: https://www.pcgamer.com/cryptocurrency-miners-bought-3-million-graphics-cards-worth-776-million-in-2017/
Games are getting real pretty, and distressingly real. The thought, effort and attention to detail is getting noticed. Here’s an article about how Austin Walker feels playing Monster Hunter World: https://waypoint.vice.com/en_us/article/8xvpw5/monster-hunter-world-review
What we Learned from You Discussion:
Nothing! Send us some emails!
Stu says thanks to Hi-Rez for the Swag!
Chase plugs Bob “MovieBob” Chipman:
To all those Dire Penguines fans out there!