June 11 – June 17

With E3 coming out, most of the major developers are punting this week, and I don’t blame them. Anybody who would write something that could have a significant impact on mass purchasing decisions isn’t talking about games that are coming out this week. I suppose my pick is something of a punt as well. I first played Flashback – AKA "Total Recall: The Game" – on my Atari Jaguar.
Don’t judge a book by it’s cover, and don’t judge a game by the fact that it says “powered by GameMaker Studio” on the splash screen.

GWJ Conference Call Episode 608

Vampyr, Raft, State of Decay 2, Onrush, E3 Hopes and Dreams, Your Emails and More!
Today Shawn takes you through Vampyr and what you can expect as you delve into 1918 London and navigate your new Dr. Vampire life.

June 4 – June 10

I wasn’t planning to choose Vampyr this week. Then I looked up what it was. In short, it’s that Vampire: The Masquerade sequel we’ve all been wanting, but that isn’t why I’m picking it.
This year at PAX East I had the pleasure of speaking with a Mike Mood, one of the minds behind Bendy and the Ink Machine, which fans of FGTeeV will recognize as a charming little indie game that, well, maybe I’ll let him describe it:

GWJ Conference Call Episode 607

Dark Souls Remastered, Raft, Game Sound Tracks, Your Emails and More!

Heroes of The Realm - Episode 16

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.

May 28 – June 3

It probably makes sense for me to pick Spintires: Mudrunners: The Ridge, the latest free expansion for the Dark Souls of mundane vehicle simulators. It certainly provides enough incentive to dust off the force-feedback driving wheel and let me humble-brag about how I own a force-feedback driving wheel. But I’m not going to do that.