Episode 27: Sequels, Switch, & Redemption

Episode 27: Sequels, Switch, & Redemption

Episode 27


Reference Collect Call 10 w/ christian

On our Radar

  • Trav -

    • October

      • Dragon Quest Builders (ps4) (10/11)

      • PS VR (10/13)

  • Jake

    • October

      • Gears 4

      • Battlefield 1

      • Mafia 3

        • Gott’em all

  • Big release reaction

    • NX Reveal

    • RDR2 Trailer


Trav knocks out Ape Escape and Ninja Turtles Hyperstone Heist while Jake finished Gone Home.  Trav once again visits Fallout 4 while the McAxl remains committed to No Man’s Sky and Doom.  All aboard the hype train as the boys go back and forth over the good and bad consequences of hyping a game as the TAWPIC OF DISGUGGSH.

Added to BL:

  • Trav - Batman (NES), Gears 4

  • Jake -    Gears 4, Mafia 3, Battlefield 1, Deus sEx Mankind Divided.


  • Trav - Kirby and the Crystal Shards (n64), Daxter (PSP), Castlevania: The Dracula X Chronicles (PSP), Kickle Cubicle (nes), Kabuki Quantum Fighter (nes), Rygar (nes)

  • Jake - Gears of War 3

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The Long Play

Games that we are spending time with in our backlog.

  • Trav- Gears, Sherlock

  • Jake -    Gears


  • Trav - Double Dragon (nes), Batman (nes)

  • Jake- Mafia 3, BF1


  • Sequels

    • What defines a sequel?

    • What are some of our favorites?

    • What are some bad ones?

    • Sequels that never came that needed to?

    • Sequels that exist purely on fan demand?

    • Sequels that ruined a franchise?

    • Sequels that define a franchise?

    • Most long awaited sequels?

    • Can a series have too many sequels?


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Episode 28: Voices

Episode 28: Voices

Collect Call 10: Christian, Aftermarket Pioneer & Avid NES Fan

Collect Call 10: Christian, Aftermarket Pioneer & Avid NES Fan