GWJ Conference Call Episode 613

Dragon Quest Heroes 2, Battle Chef Brigade, FIFA 2018, Gatekeeping in Gaming, Your Emails and More!

July 9 – July 15

Looks like the post E3 doldrums are passing, and we’re starting to get some interesting titles in the mix again. This, after I spent too much in the Steam sale and added a dozen games to my already bloated queue. But you don’t want to hear about my “problems.” You want to hear about games.
I never remember what the four exes are in a 4X game. Explore, Exploit, Exposit and Execute? Examine, Express, Exchange and Extract? Extrude, Experiment, Extemporize, and Explode? Exit an adult film?

GWJ Conference Call Episode 612

Six Ages, Red Faction Guerilla ReMARStered, House Flipper, PC Building Simulator, Misfit Games, Your Emails and More!

July 2 – July 8

The remaster of Red Faction Guerrilla is out this week, which seems thematically appropriate. I’d like to take a moment to give THQ Nordic a shout-out for knocking those remaster names out of the freaking park.

Gamers With Lives - Julian Murdoch

Gamers With Lives Episode 1 - Julian Murdoch
Vampyr is not the game I thought it was going to be. I was expecting the ability to choose which kind of vampire I’d be evolving into, be that the monstrous Nosferatu model, or the posh Count Dracula type, and everything in between. This is not that game.

GWJ Conference Call Episode 611

Hollow Knight, Octopath Traveller, Xenonauts 2, Lieve Oma, Cultist Simulator, State of Decay 2, How Expectations Change Your Threshold For Game Mechanics, Your Emails and More!

Heroes of The Realm - Episode 17

Welcome to Heroes of The Realm, an episodic collaborative storytelling RPG made possible by our Patreon subscribers! Join Game Master Karla Andrich as she takes Cory Banks, Amanda Knowlton, Ariel Jaffee and Michael Zenke from the real world and back into The Realm.

June 25 – July 1

I’d ask, “Would you believe that I owned a PSP but never owned Lumines?” but I suspect the answer would be a shrug that said “Well, of course you didn’t.” With the game coming to the Switch, also known as the Bizarro World version of the PSP (I’ll leave it as an exercise to the reader to answer which one marries Lois Lane and which one wanders the galaxy saying “ME AM A PORTABLE CONSOLE!”), this m