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Episode 47: Genre Dive: Shooters

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Episode 47: Genre Dive: Shooters

Jake & Trav

The 47th episode of the podcast gets you caught up on the number of games that Jake and Travis have moved into or out of their backlogs. The Hot Jakes cover the three of the more intriguing news items in the gaming world, and first and third-person shooters are the topic of discush! 

Episode 47

SABOTAGE SABOTAGE SABOTAGE

 

  • Greetings

  • Introduce hosts + factoid

  • Twitters

  • If you’re new to the show

  • Recap any blog or video released since last episode

    • OffKillter 8 Sports Stories

  • #CCMission this week was to sub to our YouTube

Recent pickups & On the Radar

2017 Game Release Schedule

  • Trav

    • Pickups

      • Limbo & Inside (double pack, $15 xb1)

      • Looking for good deal on NieR Automata (PS4)

      • Dollar Dorks

    • Radar (Aug 15 through Aug 28)

Title

Date

Platform

Niddhog 2

8/16

PS4, PC

  • Jake

    • Pickups

      •  
    • Radar (Aug 15 through Aug 28)

Title

Date

Platform

Uncharted Lost Legacy

8/22

PS4

 

Previously on Pawlykeeeeel

Jake runs down all the free games you can get this month and speculates on what the atari box might actually be about.  Trav didn’t beat a single game while Jake hammered home Mortal Kombat X and knocked out a new years resolution by beating the classic game JetPac.  The fellas share everyone’s games from the justbeatit hashtag before deliberating what all-time great RPG’s to add to their backlogs for the TAWPIG OFWWH DISCUSHSGGH

 

 

Hot Jakes

News topics that Jake has an opinion on

Jake OLLIE’S the following

  • Square Announces Dragon Quest Builders 2

    • LOOK AT THESE SLIMES!

  • Valve unveils announcement

    • ANOTHER DAMN CARD GAME!

  • New XBox One Dashboard is coming

    • JUST LEMME CUSTOMIZE!

 

 

Completed Games or Retired:

TWITTER POLL: CHECK IT AND SEE

  • Trav:  Castlevania Bloodlines (gen), Walking Dead new frontier (xb1), Beyond Good & Evil HD (xb1), [retired]Fatal Plane (ps2), Limbo (XB1)

 

  • Jake: Ultimate Marvel Vs. Capcom 3 (XB1), Tekken 6 (XB360), UnFarted 3 (PS4), Glaucoma (XB1) [retired] Trials HD (Xbox 360)

#justbeatit

 

Name

Twitter

Game

Platform

Brian

@hokiebriz

Last of Us

PS4

Jeffrey

@SelfDestructow

The Swapper

 

Frankie

@vypyrstryke

Tacoma

 

Caramel Ken

@SirChefGod

Final Fantasy XV

 

Cliff

@CliffHikes

God of War II HD

 

Jeff

@ProjectJeff85

Halo Wars 2

XB1

Monkygirl

@Colettelev

Gauntlet: Slayer Edition

PS4

Sean

@CartridgeBros

Journey

 

POLYKILLER CLUB

Myles

@FlockofNerds

Walking Dead New Frontier


 

Caladrius Blaze

PS4

Diego

@alatinolawyer

Kirby’s Adventure

NES

 

Little Inferno

Switch

RocketSauce

@itsRocketSauce

Spider-Man Shattered Dimensions


 

Evil Within

 

Musty

@MustyHobbit

God of War III


 

Journey

 

Lo

@nintenlo

Journey


 

Brothers: Tale of Two Sons


 

Papo and Yo

 

Caleb

@calebJross

Wolfenstein The Old Blood


 

Nova-111

 

Kyle

@DOPLIC

Yooka-Laylee

PS4

 

Dragon Spirit

NES

 

Mario Pinball Land

GBA

GG App

@TheGGApp

Ori and the Blind Forest


 

Fallout 4

 

Dean

@Round2Gaming

Alien Syndrome

SMS

 

Journey

 

Pam

@Jasyla_

Little Red Lie


 

Steam World Dig


 

Pyre


 

Tacoma


 

Goetia


 

Journey


 

Insecticide

 


 

Added to Backlog:

  • Trav: Resident Evil 7 Biohazard (xb1), Limbo (xb1), Inside (xb1)

  • Jake: Bayonetta (XB360)

 


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The Long Play:

Games that we are spending the most time with in our backlog.

  • Trav: --nothing atm---

  • Jake: Horizon Zero Dong

Sidequests:

Games you don’t tell your long play about.

  • Trav: TMNT2 Arcade Game (nes), Baldur’s Taint: Dick Alliance (ps2), Res Evil 7(xb1), FFII (SNES)

  • Jake: Bayonetta (XB360), AC Boredom Cry (PS4)

 

Discush

SHOOTERS (Particularly First Person and Third Person)

Major differences in concept - first person shooters are almost always exclusive to a shooter mechanic - third person shooters often blend with other genres (horror, rpg, adventure).  Many games allow for both or switching perspective.

 

  • What was the first first-person-shooter you ever played?

    • Travis

      • Wolfenstein (Windows 3.1)

      • Doom (Windows 3.1)

    • Jake

      • Spear of Destiny (Windows 3.1)

      •  
  • First person shooters meteoric rise to popularity

    • Wireframe in the 80’s

    • Maze-like games - Faceball (SNES) in early 90’s

    • Then BOOM - Wolfenstein 3D in 1992

    • Doom in 1993

    • Heretic in 1994

    • Star Wars Dark Forces 1995

    • Duke Nukem 3D in 1996

    • GoldenEye 007 in 1997

    • Half-Life in 1998

    • Halo in 2000

  • What are your all-time favorites? Maybe a top 3?

    • Trav

      • DOOM 2016

      • Call of Duty Modern Warfare

      • Far Cry 3

    • Jake

      • Half-Life

      • BioShock Infinite

      • Titanfall 2

  • What was the earliest third person shooter you remember playing?

    • Trav

      • The 3rd person levels of Contra

      • Star Fox

    • Jake

      •  

      •  

  • What are our favorite 3rd person shooters?

    • Trav

      • Gears Series

      • Garden Warfare 2

      • Panzer Dragoon

    • Jake

      • Gears of War 3

      • Max Payne

      • Spec Ops: The Line
        -Vanquish

  • Which do we like more? First Person or Third Person shooters?

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