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i3ic
 Nov 6, 2020

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 May 15, 2020

Ian
 May 4, 2020
They talk about games news in a way that's really informative, while also being entertaining.

Jimmy Beep
 Jan 23, 2020
I love the banter between these ladies. listening to this podcast always makes my day better

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 Nov 24, 2019

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Join Andrea Rene, Brittney Brombacher and Kristine Steimer as they analyze the week's video game news, give hands-on impressions of upcoming titles, discuss your questions, and have a little bit of "off-topic" conversation. With over 30 years of video game industry experience, the conversation is sure to be passionate but never takes itself too seriously.

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Xbox Coming to Smart TVs Within a Year? - Ep. 209
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Thank you to MeUndies and GameStop for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Go to http://meundies.com/wgg to get 15% off your first order and free shipping! Get all the details about GameStop’s ‘Shop in Easy Mode’ service, visit www.gamestop.com/shopineasymode This week the crew is chatting about if Xbox will come to smart TVs, Cyberpunk 2077 is probably going to a long game, and the Tomb Raider franchise is back. In hands-on Steimer finished catching all the Bugsnax, Britt has been hack and slashing her way through Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity, and Andrea is up Schitt's Creek. Lastly they reminisce about Black Friday scores and favorite Thanksgiving memories. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: ·        Chewy’s Godson ·        Califorunicated ·        Justin Foshee ·        Punkdefied ·        Faris Attieh ·        Mohammed Mohammed ·        Marcus Brown ·        Alex Rigopulos ·        David Iacolucci Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: News :01 Welcome to the show! 4:27 Xbox could be an app on our TVs soon 14:58 Over 175 hours to finish Cyberpunk 2077?! 18:50 Lara Croft is back in a mobile game 23:33 Five Nights at Freddy’s movie has a script 27:43 Fornite’s monthly subscription 31:43 RDR2 Online is going to be a standalone Segment Two: Hands-On 37:12 Bugsnax 40:41 Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity 49:27 Destiny 2 52:49 Schitt’s Creek Segment Three: Patreon Produced Segment 1:07:07 Welcome back! 1:11:11 Let’s talk about Thanksgiving!
Nov 27, 2020
Cyberpunk 2077 Copies Leaked - Ep. 208
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On WGG Live for 11/23/2020 Andrea and Britt are joined by Jeff Cannata to chat about Cyberpunk discs out in the wild, HBO's The Last of Us TV adaptation, new info from the Capcom leak, and more! Follow Jeff on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/jeffcannata Watch The Dungeon Run on Caffeine at: http://www.caffeine.tv/thedungeonrun Learn about donating your gaming items to military members in need by visiting the Stack-Up website at: https://www.stackup.org/alternative-support Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: 6:50 Cyberpunk 2077 early copies are in the wild 11:15 The Last of Us gets series order from Netflix 17:15 Valve developers have lost ban power 22:12 Update to the Capcom leak 29:40 Super Mario Bros. 3 copy sells for $156k 33:07 Ubisoft announces Sixth Guardian Program 38:02 What’s the hype around digital? -Boomer1792 47:42 Let’s talk to Jeff!
Nov 23, 2020
Game Awards 2020 Nominations - Ep. 207
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Thank you to Bespoke Post, GameStop, and Hello Fresh for sponsoring this episode of What’s Good Games. Go to http://hellofresh.com/whatsgood90 and use code whatsgood90 to get $90 off including free shipping! Go to https://bspk.me/2XjK7tw and enter the code WGG at checkout to get 20% off your first monthly box! See all of GameStop’s Black Friday deals here: http://www.gamestop.com/blackfriday The Game Awards 2020 nominees have been revealed and the crew is giving their thoughts, plus they chat Embracer Group's giant acquisition, Apple finally drops their platform fees, and Xbox speaks yet again about Bethesda's exclusivity. In hands-on Steimer and Britt are both playing Yakuza Like a Dragon, Britt has finished Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War's campaign while Andrea is knee-deep in her viking fantasy in Assassin's Creed: Valhalla. *Yakuza Like a Dragon provided by Xbox *Assassin's Creed: Valhalla provided by Ubisoft *Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War provided by Activision Thank you to our Patreon Producers: ·         Chewy’s Godson·         Califorunicated·         Justin Foshee·         Punkdefied·         Faris Attieh·         Mohammed Mohammed·         Marcus Brown·         Alex Rigopulos·         David Iacolucci Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 4:38 The Game Awards nominees have been announced 36:40 THQ’s parent company has purchased 13 more studios 42:25 Microsoft wants Bethesda games first or best on Xbox platforms 51:45 Apple has halving app store fees 56:09 Animal Crossing’s big winter update 1:05:21 Friend Alanah Pearce has a new gig! 1:06:09 New Monster Hunter trailer 1:06:44 Cyberpunk 2077’s latest gameplay 1:06:52 Pokémon Go add Gen 6 Pokemon 1:07:05 AC: Valhalla has sold VERY well 1:07:35 IO Interactive has announced something! Segment Two: Hands-On 1:16:22Yakuza Like a Dragon 1:28:05 Assassin’s Creed Valhalla 1:48:19 Spider-Man: Miles Morales 1:52:01 Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War
Nov 20, 2020
Xbox Series X Sets Record - Ep. 206
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On WGG Live for 11/16/2020 Andrea and Britt are joined by Mario Rivera from DualShockers to chat Xbox Series X/S having the biggest Xbox launch ever, AbleGamers gets gifted $1M from Twitch, and a Capcom hacker attack leaks Resident Evil Village release window. Watch DualShockers on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/dualshockers Follow Mario on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/thatmariorivera Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: :15 Welcome to the show! 4:45Twitch donates $1 million to AbleGamers 9:18 Xbox Series X/S was the biggest Xbox launch ever 17:47 Resident Evil leaks in massive Capcom attack 27:17 Japan gets a FFVII escape room and we’re jealous ☹ 30:47 Ghost of Tsushima has set a record! 33:45 Deathloop has a new release date 34:15 US Gamer budget cuts has resulted in layoffs 39:50 I just finished Resident Evil 2 remake. What next? -Ian 46:40 I’m worried AC: Valhalla will be too dark in tone. -Jennifer
Nov 16, 2020
Alanah Pearce is Here for Console Launch Week - Ep. 205
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Alanah Pearce joins Andrea and Steimer while Britt's away working on a secret project. They chat about the new generation launch, Twitch's response to DMCA takedowns, and an update on the Apple vs. Epic Games lawsuit. Alanah chats about her time with FUSER and Watch Dogs Legion, Steimer is catching Bugsnax and playing minigames in Yakuza Like a Dragon, and Andrea is just getting started in Assassin's Creed Valhalla. Follow Alanah on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/charalanahzard Follow Alanah on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/charalanahzard Subscribe on Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/charalanahzard *Watch Dogs Legions and Assassin's Creed: Valhalla promotional copies provided by Ubisoft *FUSER promotional copies provided by NC Soft *Yakuza Like a Dragon promotional copies provided by Xbox *Bugsnax promotional copies provided by popagenda & Young Horses Thank you to this month's Patreon Producers: Chewy's Godson Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Marcus Brown Punkdefied Califournicated Justin Foshee David Iacolucci Timestamps: 1:30 - Alanah chats about leaving Rooster Teeth 7:10 - Headlines begin 7:25 - PS5 resolution doe not support 1440p 11:25 - Apple vs. Epic Games lawsuit update 16:15 - Take-Two buys Codemasters for almost $1B 20:14 - Twitch apologizes for DMCA policy 31:00 - Alanah has been playing FUSER 39:23 - Steimer is delighted by Bugsnax 45:00 - Andrea is just getting started in Assassin's Creed: Valhalla 49:28 - Alanah is recruiting everyone in Watch Dogs Legion 55:21 - Steimer dabbled in Yakuza: Like a Dragon and it pleasantly surprised her! 1:08:33 - Alanah is "pretty excited" about Cyberpunk 2077 Subscribe to our channel: http://bit.ly/2rAcJvF Support us on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Want audio only? http://whatsgoodgames.com/podcast/ Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games Follow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgames Our discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgames Follow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficial Our website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com
Nov 13, 2020
Mass Effect: Legendary Edition is REAL! - Ep. 204
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On WGG Live for 11/9/2020 Kayla Jouet, PR Coordinator at Uppercut, joins Andrea and Britt to chat about the incoming reviews for Bugsnax and Assasin's Creed Valhalla, AND MASS EFFECT LEGENDARY EDITION IS REAL! We talk about what we’d like to see from the newly announced Mass Effect as well. Kayla talks about her time at Uppercut and why their voice is so important. Follow Kayla on Twitter: https://twitter.com/oakayla Follow Uppercut on Twitter: https://twitter.com/uppercutcrit https://uppercutcrit.com/ Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/
Nov 09, 2020
PS5 vs. Xbox Series X - Ep. 203
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The next-gen console showdown is HERE! We compare PS5 head-to-head with Xbox Series X and in our initial hands-on, plus Steimer and Andrea have played Spider-Man: Miles Morales and Britt gushes over Yakuza: Like a Dragon just like we all knew she would! (More details on next-gen games including Assassin's Creed: Valhalla, Bugsnax, and more will be happening next week.) *PS5 provided by Sony Interactive Entertainment *Xbox Series X provided by Xbox *Spider-Man: Miles Morales provided by Sony Interactive Entertainment *Yakuza: Like a Dragon provided by Xbox and SEGA of America Thank you to our Patreon Producers: ·        Chewy’s Godson ·        Califorunicated ·        Justin Foshee ·        Punkdefied ·        Faris Attieh ·        Mohammed Mohammed ·        Marcus Brown ·        Alex Rigopulos ·        David Iacolucci Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: News :46 Welcome to the show! 5:55 Our PS5 and Xbox Series X impressions 6:30 Console size comparison 9:17 Setting up the consoles 20:00 DualSense/XBX controller hands-on 31:10 Did we get the new console giddiness? 37:35 Console loading times Segment Two: Hands-On 49:50 Spider-Man: Miles Morales 1:13:05 Yakuza: Like a Dragon
Nov 06, 2020
Cyberpunk 2077 Delayed AGAIN - Ep. 202
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In a string of bummer news for Cyberpunk 2077 the game is delayed AGAIN, knocking it out of Game Awards contention. The crew also discusses the arrival of PS5 and Xbox Series X along with a recap on the Nintendo Direct Mini: Britt is VERY excited about the new Story of Seasons. In hands-on, everyone chats in detail about their hands-on impressions with Watch Dogs: Legion. *PS5 provided by Sony Interactive Entertainment *Xbox Series X provided by Xbox *Watch Dogs: Legion provided by Ubisoft Thank you to our Patreon Producers: ·        Chewy’s Godson ·        Califorunicated ·        Justin Foshee ·        Punkdefied ·        Faris Attieh ·        Mohammed Mohammed ·        Marcus Brown ·        Alex Rigopulos ·        David Iacolucci Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 4:25 Cyberpunk 2077 delayed AGAIN 17:40 PlayStation Plus launch collection games announced 19:23 Xbox has tested backwards compatibility for 500,000+hours 23:03 Nintendo Direct Mini partner showcase recap 34:14 Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness new screens released Segment Two: Hands-On 43:40 Watch Dogs Legion
Oct 30, 2020
We got a PS5! - Ep. 201
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The PS5 has arrived!!! Okay but we've also got news to talk about including those Xbox Series X fridges, new APEX Legends content, and special guest Steven Spohn from AbleGamers joins us! Follow Steven on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/steveinspawn Follow Steven on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/steveinspawn Learn more about AbleGamers: www.ablegamers.org Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: :01 Welcome to the show! 4:30 Weekly announcements 6:08 We have a PS5! 8:05 Shout-out to cute animals 11:30 Sony delays PS5 launch title to February 16:24 If you delete your Facebook account you lose your Oculus games 22:10 My Time At Portia sequel announced! 25:20 Snoop Dogg has AN XBOX SERIES X FRIDGE 32:16 APEX Legends is getting a new legend for Season 7 33:52 Nintendo JoyCons have been reduced in price 35:56 Let’s talk to Steven Spohn! What’s he playing? 40:19 Morning! For Steven - I wanted to know your thoughts on how conversations between accessibility and difficulty modes tend to be interwoven when discussing them in the games industry. Is this an OK thing? Are there better ways or terminology the industry can use to express differences between the two? -Devon 44:26 Other than adding Closed Captions to our streams are there any other ways streamers can increase accessibility in their streams? ✌❤- TylerAusten 47:27 Pokémon chatter 51:51 Steve, do you have any game that comes to mind when you think of a trailblazer for accessibility options? - Nxthxniel97
Oct 26, 2020
AOC Breaks Twitch - Ep. 200
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Thank you Honey and HelloFresh for sponsoring this week’s episode! Visit http://joinhoney.com/WHATSGOOD to get Honey for FREE today! Go to http://hellofresh.com/whatsgood80 and use code whatsgood80 to get a total of $80 off across 5 boxes, including free shipping on your first box! This week we celebrate EPISODE 200 of What’s Good Games! We kick things off by chatting about AOC’s record-breaking Twitch stream, NBA 2K21’s icky unskippable in-game ads, Ubisoft Connect and more! We then take time to reflect on these past 200 episodes by reading listener messages and chatting about how far we’ve come. Hands-on is all about ghoOoOOosts: Ghost of Tsushima Legends and the paranormal investigation game Phasmophobia! We continue the spirit of spooky season in the Patreon produced third segment and chat about paranormal experiences we’ve had ourselves.  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: ·        Chewy’s Godson ·        Califorunicated ·        Justin Foshee ·        Punkdefied ·        Faris Attieh ·        Mohammed Mohammed ·        Marcus Brown ·        Alex Rigopulos ·        David Iacolucci Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 4:25 AOC breaks record on Twitch 12:42 NBA 2K21’s unskippable in-game ads 19:27 Ubisoft Connect details 27:35 In-game Halloween events 33:50 It’s our 200th episode! Segment Two: Hands-On 55:44 Ghost of Tsushima: Legends 1:10:00 Phasmophobia Segment Three: Patreon Produced Segment 1:22:04 Welcome back! 1:26:44 Have you ever experienced anything creepy/unexplainable/ghost or poltergiest-like? -Nicole Barnett
Oct 23, 2020
Inside Iron Galaxy with Co-CEO Chelsea Blasko - Ep. 199
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Iron Galaxy's Co-CEO Chelsea Blasko joins Andrea and Britt to run down the weekend headlines and chat about running a game development studio during COVID. She chats about her history with the company, why company culture is so important, and some of the challenges of making games for multiple platforms. Follow Chelsea on Twitter https://twitter.com/JesusHotWheels Follow Iron Galaxy on Twitter https://twitter.com/IronGalaxy Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: :16 Welcome to the show! 9:30 Sony give an update to voice recording functionality 16:21 Phil Spencer talks Bethesda 26:00 Aiden Pearce is playable in Watch Dogs Legion 27:24 Update on Destiny’s next-gen optimization 33:14 Mass Effect Legendary Edition has been rated in Korea 35:00 Let’s chat with Chelsea Blasko of Iron Galaxy! 35:32 What is Iron Galaxy? 37:10 Chelsea’s favorite projects 42:50 Covid-19 challenges 48:32 How can we as consumers support female leads in video games? -Andrea Barrett
Oct 19, 2020
Assassin's Creed: Valhalla Final Gameplay Preview - Ep. 198
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Thank you MeUndies, Bespoke Post and GameStop for sponsoring this week’s episode! Go to http://meundies.com/WGG to get 15% off your first order! Go to https://bspk.me/2XjK7tw and enter the code WGG at checkout to get 20% off your first monthly box! To sign up and learn more details on GameStop’s PowerUp Rewards Pro membership program, please visit https://www.gamestop.com/poweruprewards/. This week PlayStation is back in the news but this time for a PS4 update, Spider-Cat is joining Miles Morales, and SEGA is turning 60! Andrea played a few more hours of AC: Valhalla and had a lot to say about it, plus Britt gives her thoughts on Baldur's Gate 3 in early access. For the feature segment, Andrea interviews CEO and owner of Nerdvana Games - Kristy Pitchford - about running a restaurant during the pandemic while also preparing to publish Bunkers & Badasses, an upcoming tabletop RPG. *Access to the Assassin's Creed: Valhalla preview event provided by Ubisoft Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 3:31 PS4 update allows party chat recording 15:05 SPIDER-CAT <3 18:50 Sega is offering 4 free PC games 27:10 Level-5 has virtually halted operations in North America 31:00 Rockstar buys Crackdown 2 developer 33:39 Epic Games vs. Apple update 35:48 Logic buys $200k+ Pokémon card 40:55 YOU CAN PLAY VIDEO GAMES ON YOUR FRIDGE NOW Segment Two: Hands-On 48:32 Assassin’s Creed Valhalla 1:14:56 Baldur’s Gate 3 Segment Three: 1:30:44 Interview with CEO/founder of Nerdvana Games: Kristy Pitchford
Oct 16, 2020
PS5 Breakdown & Watch Dogs: Legion Preview - Ep. 197
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Thank you to Tile and Upstart for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Hurry to http://upstart.com/whatsgood to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate can be! Go to http://tile.com/whatsgood to shop the Limited Edition Collection right now! This week we're looking at the PS5 breakdown video, changes to PS trophies, Resident Evil cast photos, and Nintendo Super World food photos! In hands-on Riana and Andrea deep dive into their hands-on with Watch Dogs Legion while Britt gives a short teaser of her time with Baldur's Gate 3. For the feature segment Riana interview Stephanie Ijamo of Nnesaga about being a black woman and content creator and the importance of Black History Month in the U.K. *Thank you to Ubisoft for providing access to the Watch Dogs Legion preview event *Thank you to Larian Studios for providing promotional copies of Baldur's Gate 3 Follow Stephanie on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/nnesaga Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/nnesaga Learn more about NNESAGA: https://nnesaga.co.uk/about Thank you to this month's Patreon Producers: Chewy's Godson Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Marcus Brown Punkdefied Justin Foshee Califorunicated David Iacolucci Subscribe to our channel: http://bit.ly/2rAcJvF Support us on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Want audio only? http://whatsgoodgames.com/podcast/ Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games Follow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgames Our discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgames Follow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficial Our website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com #whatsgoodgames #PS5 #watchdogs #watchdogslegion #nintendo #videogames #wgg Timestamps: Segment One: News 1:07 Welcome to the show! 5:33 PS5 teardown video recap 17:06 PlayStation trophies are being updated! 23:27 Resident Evil film reboot info 30:49 BlackMilk’s collection is SO CUTE 31:30 Super Nintendo World update 33:54 Nintendo Treehouse updates Segment Two: Hands-On 42:42 Welcome back! 45:10 Watch Dogs Legion 1:07:48 Baldur’s Gate III Segment Three: 1:12:11 Welcome back! 1:12:22 Ri’s show and tell with Valkyrie Candles! 1:15:53 Ri’s interview with Stephanie Ijamo of Nnesaga
Oct 09, 2020
PS5 Preview From Japan - Ep. 196
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WGG Live for Oct. 5, 2020 includes a look at the first PS5 Previews coming from Japan, new details on Ghost of Tsushima's co-op mode, and Netflix has officially ordered Season 3 of The Witcher! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: :15 Welcome! 5:25 PS5 hands-on previews are out 10:55 Ghost of Tsushima: Legends update 19:33 Season 3 of The Witcher confirmed 25:34 Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered 29:33 Cyberpunk 2077 has gone gold 32:38 How do you balance gaming and relationships? 36:40 Uninstalling Twitter 40:43 Left 4 Dead 2 update
Oct 05, 2020
Spider-Man Gets a New Face! - Ep. 195
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Thank you to LogitechG, MeUndies, and AT&T 5G for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Go to http://logitechg.com and use code WHATSGOOD for 10% off select products today! Go to http://meundies.com/wgg to get 15% off your first order, free shipping, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee! Visit http://att.com/5G for more information on AT&T 5G! This week we're chatting about Peter Parker's new face in Marvel's Spider-Man Remastered, crunch conditions for the team working on Cyberpunk 2077, and new Animal Crossing and Pokemon DLC. In hands-on Britt rage quit Mafia Definitive Edition and Andrea is digging the space combat of Star Wars Squadrons. Plus we've got a special interview presented by LogitechG with Tiffany Beers, the Head of Gaming Innovation and Audio Engineering to discuss their new color collection, inclusivity in gaming, and how you can transition into games from other industries. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: ·        Chewy’s Godson ·        Califorunicated ·        Justin Foshee ·        Punkdefied ·        Faris Attieh ·        Mohammed Mohammed ·        Marcus Brown ·        Alex Rigopulos Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 8:45 Peter Parker has a new face 22:11 Cyberpunk 2077 studio responds to mandatory crunch 28:47 Google Stadia finally gets Crowd Choice 39:40 Animal Crossing’s Fall update is here! 44:45 Pokémon Sword/Shield Crown Tundra DLC coming in October Segment Two: Hands-On 59:52 Mafia Definitive Edition 1:09:52 Star Wars: Squadrons Segment Three: 1:34:01 Interview with LogitechG’s Tiffany Beers, Head of Gaming Innovation and Audio Engineering
Oct 02, 2020
Xbox Series X First Impressions w/ Danny Peña - Ep. 194
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Xbox Series X is in the wild so we recap some first impressions with Gamertag Radio's Danny Peña! We also chat about Yakuza Like A Dragon coming to PS5, the new Yakuza series, the Resident Evil series, and new RE8 Village details from TGS 2020. Finally, Danny and Andrea go toe-to-toe in a debate on if Bethesda's upcoming titles will make it to PS5...and yes, a wager is made. Follow Danny on Twitter: https://twitter.com/godfree Listen to Gamertag Radio: https://audioboom.com/channel/gamertag-radio Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: :15 Welcome to the show! 5:57 Xbox Series X previews are in! 15:52 Amazon Luna announced 29:43 Yakuza live action film announced 33:16 Yakuza Like a Dragon release date confirmed 38:42 Resident Evil CG Netflix series announced 43:08 Resident Evil 8 new details 47:17 Mass Effect: Legendary Edition “update” 54:00 Epic/Apple legal saga kicks off today! 54:15 Andrea vs. Danny: Bethesda exclusive debate
Sep 28, 2020
Xbox Set Pre-Order Record! - Ep. 193
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This week the team chats about how Xbox set record pre-order numbers, more details about Bethesda's acquistion by Microsoft, Sony's Spider-Man PS5 problem, and BlizzCon dates are finally announced. In hands-on Britt chats about 13 Sentinels Aegis Rim, Steimer started Hades on Switch, and Andrea was feeling the comfort food of Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning. In September's Patreon Produced segment they chat about which fictional characters would have a hard time in the real world. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: ·        Chewy’s Godson ·        Califorunicated ·        Justin Foshee ·        Punkdefied ·        Faris Attieh ·        Mohammed Mohammed ·        Marcus Brown ·        Alex Rigopulos Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: News :44 Welcome to the show! 5:00 Xbox has record breaking pre-orders 12:50 Bethesda will run semi-independently 23:00 Miles Morales confusion 31:40 The Game Awards continues! 37:49 Blizzconline takes place in February 2021 Segment Two: Hands-On 43:40 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim 49:02 Hades 57:42 Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning 1:04:01 Color Jumper 1:06:36 Being Wrong (book) Segment Three: 1:11:28 Welcome back! 1:15:32 What fictional character is great in fiction but would function terribly in real life civilization? - MazMikasa
Sep 25, 2020
XBOX bought BETHESDA!? - Ep. 192
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Andrea and Britt are stunned at the huge news that Microsoft purchased Zenimax Media for $7.5 billion! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: :15 Welcome to the show! 6:32 Xbox bought Bethesda?! 32:43 Jim Ryan threw shade at Xbox Series S 38:20 How big are the new consoles? 48:37 Gangs in Night City Wire 45:55 Fallout New Vegas 2?!
Sep 21, 2020
PS5 Pre-Orders Are LIVE - Ep. 191
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Thank you Bespoke Post, Express VPN and Hawthorne for sponsoring this week’s episode! Sign up at https://bspk.me/2XjK7tw and enter the code WGG to get 20% off your first monthly box! Head to http://expressvpn.com/whatsgoodgames today and get an extra 3 months free on a 1-year package! Check out http://hawthorne.co and use promo code WHATSGOOD to get 10% off your first purchase! On this episode of WGG Britt, Andrea and Ri talk about the PS5’s confirmed price, release date, the borked pre-order process and the games that were announced during the PS5 Showcase. Also, is that Mass Effect Trilogy remaster really happening?! In hands-on Andrea and Ri talk about their time DJ’ing in Fuser, Andrea has played Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War multiplayer and Ri needs to work on her poker face in Among Us. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: ·        Chewy’s Godson ·        Califorunicated ·        Justin Foshee ·        Punkdefied ·        Faris Attieh ·        Mohammed Mohammed ·        Marcus Brown ·        Alex Rigopulos Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: News :48 Welcome to the show! 6:15 PlayStation 5 price breakdown 9:38 The PS5 pre-order SNAFU 13:21 Final Fantasy XVI 18:39 Resident Evil Village 20:58 Spider-Man Miles Morales 25:30 Harry Potter 30:54 Deathloop 31:57 Demons Souls 33:00 Oddworld Soulstorm 33:18 Five Nights at Freddy’s: Security Breach 36:37 God of War Ragnarök 41:00 Mass Effect Trilogy remaster spotted?! 44:54 Oculus Quest 2 is available for pre-order 47:14 Donkey Kong Country 2 is coming to Nintendo Switch Online! Segment Two: Hands-On 52:16 Welcome back! 56:29 Fuser 1:11:29 Call of Duty Black Ops: Cold War multiplayer preview 1:28:17 Among Us
Sep 18, 2020
Jennifer Hale Life Lessons - Ep. 190
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Legendary voice actor Jennifer Hale joins Andrea and Britt for a special WGG Live! They run down the headlines of the weekend including the confusion around Xbox Series S, Ubisoft Forward highlights, and an update in the Apple saga. Then Jennifer takes your questions, chats about her upcoming audiobook To Sleep in a Sea of Stars, and lays down some great life lessons. Follow Jennifer on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/jhaletweets Follow Jennifer on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/jhalegram Check out Jennifer's new single and audiobook details at: http://www.jenniferhale.com Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: :15 Welcome to the show! 4:55 Xbox Series S will not run Xbox One X enhanced versions of certain games 13:55 Ubisoft Forward mini recap 17:40 GUESS WHAT? Epic and Apple are still fighting 19:39 Let’s talk to Jennifer Hale!
Sep 14, 2020
Xbox Series X/S Launch Date Confirmed - Ep. 189
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Thank you The Boys S2, AT&T 5G x Samsung, Felix Gray and MeUndies for sponsoring this week’s episode! Go to http://amazon.com/theboys to watch The Boys Season 2, out now! Head over to http://att.com/galaxynote20ultra5g to learn how you can get the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 5G for free or the Galaxy Note 20 5G Ultra for $299.99 for a limited time! Go to http://meundies.com/wgg to get 15% off your first order, free shipping, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee! Go to http://felixgrayglasses.com/GAMES for the absolute best quality blue light filtering glasses on the market! This week Britt and Steimer talk about ALL of that Xbox news, including the release date, price and preorders, as well as Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity, more 4K Switch rumors and more. Hands-on includes Immortals Fenyx Rising and Marvel’s Avengers!   Thank you to our Patreon Producers: ·        Chewy’s Godson ·        Califorunicated ·        Justin Foshee ·        Punkdefied ·        Faris Attieh ·        Mohammed Mohammed ·        Marcus Brown ·        Alex Rigopulos Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: News :47 Welcome to the show! 4:11 Xbox Series X and Xbox Series X price and more revealed 5:33 TECH STUFF 9:25 Xbox All Access coming to next-gen 29:58 Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity 37:08 Are Switches going 4K? 41:31 Apple/Epic saga…continues…still 46:35 The Outer Worlds DLC is out now! Segment Two: Hands-On 48:24 Welcome back! 53:00 Marvel’s Avengers 1:06:36 Immortals Fenyx Rising
Sep 11, 2020
Mario Celebrates 35 in Surprise Nintendo Direct! - Ep. 188
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Thank you Full Sail University, Hawthorne and AT&T 5G for sponsoring this episode! Go to http://fullsail.edu/whatsgoodgames to learn more about Full Sail University! Check out http://hawthorne.co and use promo code WHATSGOOD to get 10% off your first purchase! Head over to http://att.com/galaxynote20ultra5g to learn how you can get the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 5G for free or the Galaxy Note 20 5G Ultra for $299.99 for a limited time and go to https://www.mark.app to download the MARK AR app! This week Britt, Andrea and Steimer talk about ALL THAT MARIO NEWS, Tokyo Game Show's upcoming schedule, the potential sale of Warner Brothers Interactive, the new name of Ubisoft's Gods and Monsters and more! Hands-on includes Marvel's Avengers, Tell Me Why and Struggling. The third segment features an interview with actress Anjali Bhimani hosted by Ri! Thank you to our Patreon Producers: ·        Chewy’s Godson ·        Califorunicated ·        Justin Foshee ·        Punkdefied ·        Faris Attieh ·        Mohammed Mohammed ·        Marcus Brown ·        Alex Rigopulos Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: News :55 Welcome to the show! 3:45 Tokyo Game Show 2020 schedule announced 10:44 SO MUCH MARIO STUFF WAS ANNOUNCED 39:40 AT&T isn’t looking to sell WBI anymore? 42:55 Nintendo will finally let you cancel pre-orders 46:33 The Witcher: Monster Slayer 51:25 Gods & Monsters has a new name 55:07 The Marvel’s Avengers beta is the most-downloaded beta in PlayStation history! Segment Two: Hands-On 1:03:10 Struggling 1:07:50 Tell Me Why 1:21:41 Marvel’s Avengers Segment Three: Patreon Produced Segment 1:48:10 Let’s talk to Anjali Bhimani! 
Sep 04, 2020
PS5 Backwards Compatibility New Info - Ep. 187
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On WGG Live for 8/31/2020 Andrea and Britt chat about Ubisoft's new controversy, the PS5 backwards compatibility new details, Apple's latest slap on Epic Games, and is that Mass Effect trilogy actually real? Timestamps: :16 Welcome to the show! 4:38 Will the PS5 be backwards compatible? 9:15 Ubisoft will remove imagery from Tom Clancy’s Elite Squad 14:45 Apple vs. Epic continues 21:56 Mass Effect Trilogy remaster “update” 27:48 Indie Arena Booth 29:34 Resident Evil 8 news? 31:38 Chivalry 2 delayed 32:10 LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga delayed 32:56 How are you tackling November? -Finley 39:10 Am I being double dipped by Sony? -Danny Jasin 40:26 What singleplayer game do you find yourself returning to? -Dany 42:25 WARM AND FUZZY – Don_Alucino 47:55 What indie games didn’t get a fair shot? -Jess
Aug 31, 2020
Gamescom Opening Night Live Recap - Ep. 186
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Thank you Honey, Omaha Steaks and AT&T 5G for sponsoring this week's episode! Go to http://joinhoney.com/WHATSGOOD to get Honey for FREE! Visit http://omahasteaks.com and type WHATSGOOD in the search bar to shop Summer Grill Packs today! Go to http://att.com/galaxynote20ultra5g to learn how you can get the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 5G for free and go to https://mark.app to download the MARK AR app! This week Britt, Andrea and Steimer run down the biggest announcements of Gamescom's Opening Night Live, scratch their heads over the PlayStation 5 "pre-order" page, talk about the latest Epic/Apple drama, Britt grunts over the Resident Evil Netflix series, Andrea chats about her preview time with Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War and more! Andrea and Steimer also give their hands-on impressions with Outriders and Britt talks about her time with battling amphibians in Battletoads.
Aug 28, 2020
Batman is Dead? - Ep. 185
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On WGG Live for 8/22/2020 Andrea and Britt are joined by Kinda Funny's Joey Noelle to recap the news from DC Fandome including Batman's demise which lead to the creation of Gotham Knights, a trailer reveal of Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League, the latest in the Epic vs Apple saga, Nintendo rumors and more! Timestamps: :20 Welcome to the show! 3:20 Gotham Knights 11:33 Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League details 22:23 Microsoft is backing Epic 28:41 Lord of the Rings: Gollum details 32:50 Yakuza: Like a Dragon release date 37:43 Nintendo’s new console? Direct rumors? 46:14 Any chances Harry Potter RPG will be at Opening Night Live this week? -excessoddities 48:55 My question for Joey is how has it been adjusting to running KF stuff from home as a pose to being at the studio. Has there been positives to it? – Big J & BB Show
Aug 24, 2020
Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War is REAL - Ep. 184
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Thank you to MeUndies, ExpressVPN, and Theragun for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games!  To get 15% off your first order, free shipping, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee, go to http://meundies.com/wgg Head to http://expressvpn.com/whatsgoodgames and get an extra 3 months FREE! Buy one, get one FREE at http://theragun.com/WHATSGOOD until Labor Day! Today episode features an update to the Epic Games vs. Apple saga, a recap of the Nintendo Indie Showcase, first details on Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War, Facebook is taking over Oculus accounts, and Fall Guys are raising money for charity. In hands-on Britt talks about her time with indie game A Short Hike and Riana and Andrea recap their hands-on with the upcoming Rainbow 6: Siege Operation Shadow Legacy. Lastly, for the Patreon segment for August they chat about their favorite collectibles in video games. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Punkdefied • Califournicated Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps:  Segment One: News :46 Welcome to the show! 4:10 Apple/Epic update 13:18 Nintendo Indie World Showcase recap 23:20 CoD Black Ops: Cold War is OFFICIAL! 30:59 People aren’t happy with Facebook…again. 38:27 Baldur’s Gate early access info 43:12 Fall Guys is raising $$$ 48:26 Deathloop has been delayed  Segment Two: Hands-On 55:20 A Short Hike 1:01:54 Rainbow 6 Siege: Operation Shadow Legacy 1:17:27 Apex Legends  Segment Three: Patreon Produced Segment 1:24:05 Welcome back! 1:29:28 What have been your favorite and least favorite collectibles in a video game, and why? -Tracy H
Aug 21, 2020
Ghost of Tsushima FREE Multiplayer DLC - Ep. 183
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For WGG Live 8/17/2020 Andrea and Britt recap the wild lawsuit Epic Games brought against Apple, take a look at the new trailer for the Ghost of Tsushima multiplayer DLC that is coming for free later this year, discuss the upcoming Animal Farm game, and take a look at NPD details from the month of July. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: :04 Welcome to the show! 4:10 Epic vs. Apple?! 21:57 Ghost of Tsushima’s new co-op mode 29:40 Marvel’s Avengers has a LOT of planned characters 34:34 Animal Farm the game?! 40:30 Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword listed for Switch 42:41 20-minute Indie World Showcase incoming
Aug 17, 2020
Xbox Series X Coming Nov. 2020 - Ep. 182
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Thank you to Bespoke Post, Theragun and Omaha Steaks for sponsoring this episode!  Get 20% off your first monthly box when you sign up at https://bspk.me/2XjK7tw Buy one, get one FREE at http://theragun.com/WHATSGOOD until Labor Day! Visit http://omahasteaks.com and type WGG in the search bar to shop Summer Grill Packs today! This week Steimer, Andrea and Britt are joined by Rebekah Valentine from GamesIndustry.biz! They talk about Halo: Infinite’s unfortunate delay, the confirmed November release for Xbox Series X, Control’s weird next-gen upgrade condition and more. Hands-on include Story of Seasons, Among Trees, Fall Guys, and Rebekah talks indies and journalism advice in the third segment. Follow Rebekah on Twitter: https://twitter.com/duckvalentine The Cozywood Kitchenette: https://twitter.com/CozywoodKitchen Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Punkdefied • Califournicated Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps:  Segment One: News :46 Welcome to the show! 7:05 Halo Infinite Delayed into 2021 17:33 Xbox Series X confirmed for November 28:44 Control limits free next-gen upgrade to Ultimate Edition owners only 37:33 TLOU2 adds Grounded difficulty, permadeath and more 43:48 New game delays  Segment Two: Hands-On 51:54 Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral Town 1:03:55 Among Trees 1:12:55 Paper Mario 1:19:30 Destiny 2 Solstice 1:20:34 Fall Guys  Segment Three: Let’s talk to Rebekah Valentine! 1:25:13 Welcome back!
Aug 14, 2020
Cyberpunk 2077 New Details ft. Elyse Willems! - Ep. 181
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On What's Good Games Live for Aug. 10, 2020 Andrea, Britt, and Steimer (hooray Steimer!) are joined by Funhaus's Elyse Willems to chat the leaked Xbox controller, Rocksteady's new Suicide Squad game, the second episode of Night City Wire for Cyberpunk 2077 and now Facebook is mad at Apple too. Plus they chat about what Elyse's dream show would be to work on. Hint: it features physical comedy antics. Watch Elyse on Funhaus: http://www.youtube.com/funhaus Follow Elyse on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/elysewillems See more Elsye on Rooster Teeth: http://www.roosterteeth.com Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: :04 Welcome to the show! 7:56 Microsoft’s new Xbox Series S console confirmed via controller 15:20 Rocksteady announces Suicide Squad game 27:20 Night City Wire highlights 34:52 Facebook slams Apple 44:21 Activision is sending out Call of Duty crates? 47:50 Yoshinori Ono has resigned from Capcom 52:32 Fall Guys is doing super well! 58:33 Let’s talk to Elyse!
Aug 10, 2020
Xbox Beefing with Apple - Ep. 180
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This week we're chatting Nintendo's impressive sales numbers for Animal Crossing New Horizons, reactions to PlayStation's latest State of Play, and what is going on with this beef between Apple and Microsoft? In hands-on Andrea chats about Marvel's Avengers beta, Britt discusses her time with Grounded and Paper Mario: The Origami King, and Andrea is having a blast with Fall Guys Ultimate Knockout! Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Punkdefied • Justin Foshee • Califournicated Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: Segment One: News :46 Welcome to the show! 3:33 Nintendo is crushing it! 28:26 State of Play recap 1:04:27 Microsoft and Apple aren’t playing nice with each other 1:20:49 DOOM Eternal and ESO: Online are coming to PS5/XSX Segment Two: Hands-On 1:23:21 Microsoft/Apple update 1:27:52 Marvel’s Avengers Beta 1:51:20 Grounded 2:04:59 Fall Guys 2:10:02 Paper Mario: The Origami King
Aug 07, 2020
Avengers Spider-Man is a PlayStation Exclusive - What's Good Games (Ep. 179)
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For Aug. 3, 2020 Andrea and Britt chat about the reveal that Spider-man in Marvel's Avengers from Crystal Dynamics & Square Enix will be exclusive to Playstation consoles, new updates on what peripherals you can, and can't use on your PS5, more details on that Halo Infinite reveal including a MP free-to-play announcement, and we're getting some new Netflix video game content! Plus Andrea does a mini hands-on with the Genki Covert Dock and they chat about what it's like to game on mulitple TVs in the same room with your partner. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: :06 Welcome to the show! 6:30 Spider-Man in Marvel’s Avengers will be a PlayStation exclusive 16:11 PS4 peripherals that will/won’t work on PS5 22:36 Sony’s upcoming State of Play 28:02 Halo Infinite’s multiplayer will be free to play 33:17 343 issues statement on Infinite’s art style/fidelity 36:56 Splinter Cell anime series announced 39:36 Beyond Good & Evil movie coming to Netflix 42:36 Author uses Zelda ingredients in his book! 46:07 Andrea’s review of the Genki Covert Dock 53:27 Epic Game Store has achievements/mods! 55:55 Analogue Pocket sold out REAL fast 58:00 How do you both play games when you are in the same room? -Parker Petrov
Aug 03, 2020
Animal Crossing’s Summer Update Brings Fireworks, Dreaming - What's Good Games (Ep. 178)
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Thank you to Honey for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Join for FREE at http://joinhoney.com/whatsgood to support WGG Welcome to Royal Ramble 2K20 (thanks to John for that title) where we talking about video games, but also a lot of unrelated things like spider fangs, Bop It, derp fireworks and more! Seriously, it’s an episode for the books. Anyway, this week the ladies talk about Marvel’s Avengers latest character reveal, Grounded’s instant success, Animal Crossing’s latest update and more! Hands-on include Orcs Must Die 3 on Google Stadia, and Britt tries to guess movie plots in the third segment. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 14:00 Hawkeye is coming to Marvel’s Avengers 34:12 Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ summer update details 41:09 Grounded is crushing it! 50:09 PS5’s “Activities” leak? 54:38 Cuphead is on PS4 56:30 Private Division has entered a publishing deal with several studios Segment Two: Hands-On 1:00:03 Welcome back! 1:01:13 Orcs Must Die 3/Google Stadia 1:24:06 Halo: Combat Evolved 1:34:57 Bop It/Skip It 1:38:26 BOOK TALK (strap in) Segment Three: Patreon Voted Segment 1:58:26 Welcome back! Let’s have Britt describe movie plots
Jul 31, 2020
More Halo Infinite Details - What's Good Games (Ep. 177)
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In WGG Live for July 27, 2020 Andrea and Britt discuss new details from the Halo: Infinite gameplay reveal last week, accessibility options are coming to Ghost of Tsushima, what the heck is in that Nintendo "gigaleak," the Witcher is getting a prequel series, and Analogue's Pocket retro gaming device is delayed to 2021. Plus they chat about what's in their backlog of games to play this summer. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: :05 Welcome to the show! 6:25 Halo: Infinite updates 13:00 Nintendo’s GIGALEAK 20:53 Ghost of Tsushima patch details 25:20 Netflix’s Witcher prequel 28:48 Red Dead Online is getting an update 30:10 Logitech’s Herman Miller partnership 33:14 G4 is coming back! 35:46 Disintegration is free on PC, PS4 and XB1 37:09 Anthem Update: PIRATES! 41:25 Suikoden’s spiritual successor has a kickstarter 44:33 Ghost of Tsushima’s photo mode Q -Scooter 46:54 Analogue Pocket
Jul 27, 2020
Halo Infinite and Fable Revealed! - What's Good Games (Ep. 176)
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Thank you Miro and ExpressVPN for sponsoring this week’s episode! Start collaborating for FREE when you sign up for an account at http://miro.com/whatsgood. Visit http://expressvpn.com/whatsgoodgames and get an extra 3 months FREE on a 1-year package! This week is all about XBOX with special guest Zombaekillz with a featured interview with Aaron Greenberg, the General Manager of Xbox Games Marketing. We run down the entire lineup from the showcase including Halo Infinite, State of Decay 3, Avowed, Everwild, and yes, Fable is returning! We also chat about Rocket League going to free-to-play, Yakuza's fall release date, and the fiasco between the US Army, AOC and Twitch. Plus Andrea finally sunk some serious hours into Ghost of Tsushima and Zombae tries to convince the crew that Dead by Daylight is super scary but super fun. Follow ZombaeKillz: https://twitter.com/ZombaeKillz https://www.twitch.tv/zombaekill Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: 1:15 - welcome Zombaekillz to the show! 5:00 - can mimosas have tequila in them? 9:16 - "simmered" impressions on Xbox Games Showcase 12:12 - Andrea's GTA clarification 16:00 - Halo Infinite reveal 23:41 - State of Decay 3 announced 29:20 - Everwild from Rare 31:30 - Tell Me Why - Britt needs to play Ori and the Will of the Wisps 38:26 - Zombae likes when you're out of focus 40:00 - The Outer Worlds new DLC "Peril on Gorgon" 41:30 - Grounded feels like "Honey I Shrunk the Kids" 46:55 - New RPG "Avowed" 49:36 - As Dusk Falls announced 53:05 - Senua's Sage: Hellblade 2 more details 1:00:00 - Four-year-olds are trash at video games 1:02:00 - Zombae says: take your time making games 1:04:50 - Destiny 2: Beyond Light coming to Xbox Game Pass (and it's delayed) 1:10:34 - Quick recap on rest of the news 1:13:00 - Phantasy Online 2 is "weeb trash" 1:16:00 - FABLE IS BACK 1:18:50 - Interview with Aaron Greenberg, GM XBOX Games Marketing 1:42:00 - BREAK 1:46:16 - Rocket League is going free to play 1:47:15 - Yakuza Like a Dragon new details and release date 1:50:43 - US Army halting Twitch activities 2:04:00 - Andrea's Ghost of Tsushima impressions 2:23:40 - Zombae is enjoying Dead by Daylight and by enjoying we mean she is killing everyone 2:45:09 - How did Zombaekillz get started?
Jul 24, 2020
Xbox New Streaming Service - What's Good Games (Ep. 175)
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Andrea and Britt are joined by Mary Kish to chat about the Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War leak, Xbox's new combo subscription for XCloud, a recap of the mini Nintendo Direct, highlights from Day of the Devs 2020, and details on the delay of Destiny 2's Beyond Light. Plus we take your questions and chat with Mary about her job at Twitch and her recommendations for how to build a community on your Twitch channel. Follow Mary on Twitter: https://twitter.com/MerryKish Find Mary on Twitch: twitch.tv/merrykish Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: :07 Welcome to the show! 16:31 Is “The Red Door” the next Call of Duty? 22:51 xCloud will be included in Game Pass Ultimate 32:23 Nintendo’s mini-direct recap 37:41 Day of the Devs 2020 Showcase 44:35 Sea of Thieves has a LOT of players 49:50 Destiny 2: Beyond Light delayed 51:00 Dr. Disrespect update? 52:00 Geoff Keighley touched the DualSense 57:21 Let’s get to know Mary! 1:04:20 How can someone get affiliated with Twitch?
Jul 20, 2020
Ghost of Tsushima Extended Hands-On - What's Good Games (Ep. 174)
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Thank you Bespoke Post and HelloFresh for sponsoring this week’s episode! Get 20% off your first monthly box when you sign up at http://boxofawesome.com and enter the code WGG at checkout! Go to http://hellofresh.com/whatsgood60 and use code whatsgood60 to get $60 off your first three weeks, including free shipping on your first box. This week in the news the crew chats reviews for Paper Mario: Origami King, Reggie Fils-Aime has joined Rogue as an advisor, a recap of the Stadia Connect announcements, Marvel's Avengers beta details, the NES LEGO set, Dragon's Dogma anime and what is going on with Skull & Bones? In hands-on Britt, Steimer, and Riana deep dive into their time with Ghost of Tsushima and for the Patreon Produced segment we talk about incidents that almost made us leave video games, or at least made us take a nice long break. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 10:00 Paper Mario and Ghost of Tsushima reviews are in1 13:33 Reggie Fils-Aime appointed to Rogue Games 20:18 Stadia Connect recap 29:45 Marvel’s Avengers beta 32:53 NES LEGO set is real! 36:15 Netflix & Dragon’s Dogma?! 38:53 Skull & Bones rumor 40:54 Red Dead Online players are dressing as clowns Segment Two: Hands-On 43:38 Welcome back! 48:00 Ghost of Tsushima Segment Three: Patreon Produced Segment 1:49:03 What was an experience that almost turned you off to working in games or caused you to take a significant break from playing them? - Javin Mather
Jul 17, 2020
Far Cry 6 Revealed! - What's Good Games (Ep. 173)
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On WGG Live for 7/13/2020 Andrea and Britt recap UbiForward including the big reveal of Far Cry 6, Watch Dogs Legion release date, and new AC: Valhalla info. Plus they chat about Devolver Digital's "Direct", some crazy prices paid for video game collectibles, and more! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: :45 Welcome to the show! 9:04 Ubisoft Forward recap 39:22 Devolver Direct Showcase recap 45:04 Sealed copy of Super Mario Bros. sells for $$$ 48:00 Atari VCS 53:52 LEGO teases NES Set 58:55 Has AC: Valhalla and Cyberpunk given away the new console dates? -Scott 1:00:08 How are you pre-ordering your new consoles? -JPMaya
Jul 13, 2020
Game of the Year 2020: Our Picks So Far - What's Good Games (Ep. 172)
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Thank you to MeUndies for sponsoring this episode of WGG! To get 15% off your first order, free shipping, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee, go to http://meundies.com/wgg! Let's talk about our favorite games of 2020 so far with our friends at GameSpot! Which games are leading the pack for you? Thank you Kallie Plagge for joining us! Follow Kallie on Twitter: https://twitter.com/inkydojikko Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: :44 Welcome to the show! 6:55 Ori and the Will of the Wisps 17:00 Resident Evil 3 Remake 29:30 Animal Crossing New Horizons 52:40 Final Fantasy VII Remake 1:07:55 The Last of Us Part II 1:36:03 Q&A
Jul 10, 2020
The Last of Us 2 Spoilercast [SPOILERS, DUH] - What's Good Games (Ep. 171)
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Thank you to Honey and Miro for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games!  Get Honey for FREE at http://joinhoney.com/WHATSGOOD Start collaborating for FREE when you sign up for an account at http://miro.com/whatsgood. If the title wasn't clear enough SPOILER WARNING for The Last of Us Part II. In this no-holds barred discussion on everything that happens in the game we dive deep on Ellie, Joel, Abby, Lev, and so much more. Enjoy! *Promotional copies of The Last of Us Part II provided by Sony Interactive Entertainment Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/
Jul 03, 2020
Ubisoft Battle Royale Leaked? - What's Good Games (Ep. 170)
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Andrea and Britt chat about the latest headlines including Dr. Disrespect's Twitch ban, more rumors on the upcoming Harry Potter game, a leak about a new Battle Royale coming from Ubisoft, and private servers are finally coming to Sea of Thieves. Plus they chat about those TLOU2 sales numbers, if Fable is actually coming back, and what game they would want to play on a deserted island. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: :04 Welcome to the show! 4:32 Dr. Disrespect has been banned from Twitch 12:05 Trump has been suspended from Twitch 13:40 Harry Potter RPG update 19:55 Ubisoft’s new battle royale?! 27:14 Sea of Thieves is FINALLY testing private servers 32:36 TLOU2 is the fastest selling PS4 exclusive ever 35:00 Super Nintendo World theme park’s opening postponed 37:40 Ubisoft CEO responds to misconduct allegations 38:53 What’s up with those Fable/Perfect Dark Twitter accounts? 43:49 What are your “stranded on a deserted island” video games? 49:44 Which games do you think have the best music?
Jun 29, 2020
Cyberpunk 2077 Hands-On & Deep Dive - What's Good Games (Ep. 169)
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Before diving into this week’s news we address the sexual misconduct allegations that are emerging within the video game industry. We hope you’ll take a few moments to listen to our message. This week Cyberpunk 2077 dominates the conversation, but the ladies also take time to talk about the latest and greatest regarding Marvel’s Avengers and Animal Crossing: New Horizons, and Britt gets an unexpected lesson in MOBA terminology after discussing the newest Pokémon title, Pokémon: Unite. Segment two is ALL about Cyberpunk 2077, including new details that came out of Night City Wire and Britt’s deep-dive hands-on impressions. Thank you CD PROJEKT RED for the opportunity to preview Cyberpunk 2077! Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps:  Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 10:00 A message 14:20 Marvel’s Avengers War Table update 22:46 New things are coming to Animal Crossing: New Horizons! 29:51 Pokémon Unite announced and MOBA 101???  Segment Two: Hands-On 57:01 Welcome back! 57:55 Cyberpunk 2077 new details 1:02:00 Cyberpunk: Edgerunners announced 1:09:10 Britt’s hands-on with Cyberpunk 2077!
Jun 26, 2020
MIXER going to FACEBOOK?! - What's Good Games (Ep. 168)
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The Blind Gamer Steve Saylor joins Andrea and Britt to chat about the new Crash Bandicoot game, the Suicide Squad Rocksteady Games rumors, and in the middle of the show Microsoft announced they are moving all of Mixer's streamers to...FACEBOOK?? After the wild ride in news we chat with Steve about the importance of accessibility in games and how The Last of Us Part II really nailed some key features. Follow Steve on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/stevesaylor Learn more about accessibility in games: http://www.canIplaythat.com Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: :04 Welcome to the show! 6:00 Crash Bandcioot 4: It’s About Time 12:26 Rocksteady is making a Suicide Squad game 19:26 Nintendo slows down its mobile strategy 27:45 Billy Mitchell UPDATE 32:16 Mixer shut down? 49:25 Let’s talk to Steve! 55:27 I wanted to ask Steve (if not under NDA) while working with Naughty Dog, if they said anything about sharing their knowledge to others within the industry? – Devon 58:43 Do you consider being able to turn gore off in gameplay an accessibility option, and do you have any thoughts about not being able to do so in the sequel? – Val 1:00:22 Out of all of the accessibility options available in the Last Of Us Part 2 which option would you like to see more games offer? – Darkknight6678
Jun 22, 2020
The Last of Us 2 Made Me Angry - What's Good Games (Ep. 167)
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Thank you to MeUndies and Bespoke Post for sponsoring this episode! To get 15% off your first order, free shipping, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee, go to http://meundies.com/wgg. Get 20% off your first monthly box when you sign up at http://bspk.me/2XjK7tw and enter the code WHATSGOOD at checkout! This week brought another live event with EA PLAY Live and while we didn't get the Mass Effect remaster we were hoping for, the did announce SKATE! ...well...sort of? Pokemon had a bunch of news including a new Pokemon Snap, Pokemon Smile, and Pokemon Cafe Mix! In hands-on Britt spent a little time with the new Isle of Armor DLC for Sword and Shield while Andrea dabble in Disintegration, and we're back with more talk of The Last of Us Part II. Britt is just getting started, Riana hasn't play yet, but Andrea is sure mad at the game and she's having trouble figuring out why. (no spoilers!) *Promotional copies of The Last of Us Part II provided by Sony Interactive Entertainment *Promotional copies of Disintegration provided by Private Division Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps:  Segment One: News :46 Welcome to the show! 9:36 EA Play recap 37:55 Cyberpunk 2077 delayed 43:27 New Pokémon Snap announced 49:08 Pokémon Café Mix announced 51:20 Pokémon Smile announced 55:06 Pokémon Let’s Go Gold and Silver coming soon? 59:11 Horizon Forbidden West details 1:00:44PAX Online announced 1:04:05 TwitchCon cancelled  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:05:16 Welcome back! 1:07:58 Pokémon Isle of Armor 1:15:20 Disintegration 1:25:10 The Last of Us Part 2
Jun 19, 2020
Star Wars Squadron Revealed! ft. Good Morning From Hell's Blaine & Chris (Ep. 166)
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Andrea and Britt are joined by Chris Demarais and Blaine Gibson from Good Morning From Hell to chat about news from the weekend! They recap the Guerrilla Collective and PC Gaming Show announcements and discuss the new trailer EA dropped for Star Wars Squadron. They also chat about the KFC Console hoax and what they hope to see from EA PLAY Live later this week. Lastly we hear about how GMFH got started and some of the stories about how they run their improv comedy podcast. Check out the Good Morning From Hell podcast: http://plnk.to/GMFH Follow Blaine on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/BGibbles Follow Chris on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/ChrisDemarais Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: :05 Welcome to the show! 7:20 Weekend stream recap (Guerilla Collective, PC Gaming Show, etc) 25:04 Star Wars: Squadrons revealed 33:50 Spider-Man: Miles Morales clarification 39:00 KFC is “making” a console 41:57 Itch.io’s incredible bundle is ending soon 44:14 What are you hoping to see get announced at EA Play this week? – Nate B 49:50 Has anyone had a “Things I never thought would happen?” moment, due to the shelter in place order? – Jay Mauhay 54:54 Let’s talk with Blaine and Chris!
Jun 15, 2020
PS5 Reveal & The Last of Us 2 Review - What's Good Games (Ep. 165)
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This episode is sponsored by Honey, ExpressVPN and Miro! Get Honey for FREE at http://joinhoney.com/WHATSGOOD Visit http://expressvpn.com/whatsgoodgames and get an extra 3 months FREE on a one-year package! Start collaborating for FREE when you sign up for an account at http://miro.com/whatsgood. This week is all about PlayStation with the reveal event of the PS5 hardware, Horizon Forbidden West, Marvel's Spider-Man Miles Morales, Resident Evil Village and so much more! Plus, Steimer has finished The Last of Us Part II and chats about her time with the game, spoiler-free of course. Lastly we mash up video games IPs and developers in May's Patreon Produced segment. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 8:53 PlayStation 5 Reveal recap 21:27 GTAV 23:53 Spider-Man: Miles Morales 30:37 Project Athia 35:41 Returnal 37:38 Deathloop 39:32 GhostWire: Tokyo 42:27 Destruction Allstars 44:20 Godfall 45:30 PRAGMATA 46:44 Astro’s Playroom 48:03 Bugsnax 51:47 Sackboy: A Big Adventure 53:17 Goodbye Volcano High 57:02 Resident Evil Village 1:05:36 Little Devil Inside 1:08:05 Horizon: Forbidden West 1:16:00 Yakuza: Like a Dragon 1:21:15 Bundle for Racial Justice and Equality Update  Segment Two: The Last of us Part 2 Review 1:23:40 Welcome back! 1:26:50 TLOU 2 techy stuff 1:51:58 TLOU 2 thematic stuff 2:03:20  Segment Three: Patreon Segment 2:05:15 Welcome back! "Hello! Bit of a weird question, are there any games or IP you would like to see made by another developer?”– Noor Hammad
Jun 12, 2020
Destiny 2 In-Game Event Disappointment - What's Good Games (Ep. 164)
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It's Monday June 8th, 2020! In the news Andrea and Britt chat about a Black Lives Matter fundraiser on Itch.io, Cyberpunk 2077's Stadia delayed release, what the heck happened in that Destiny 2 in-game event, and Sony got fined in Australia for their refund policy. In Dear WGG they discuss the Naughty Dog song copyright claim, games in their backlog to tackle, and one of the weirdest "this or that" questions ever. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: :04 Welcome to the show! 4:57 We’re streaming a lot this week! 7:38 Get 742 games with the Bundle for Racial Justice and Equality 10:11 Cyberpunk 2077 will not be available on Stadia on launch 16:15 Destiny 2 blew up the Almighty? 25:13 Sony fined 2.4 million 32:49 What’s your opinion on Naughty Dog being accused of copyright for the song in the latest TLOU2 trailer by the covering artist? -Maria 37:48 How do y’all handle in game/chat audio during your streams? - Curtis 41:58 Is there any game in your backlog that you want to tackle? – Doruk 49:10 Would you rather eat 15 rotten tomatoes in one sitting or swim 2km through a deep pool of sour Skittles & Warheads naked? -CNiper
Jun 08, 2020
Black Lives Matter: What We're Learning - What's Good Games (Ep. 163 )
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This week we begin the show with a discussion led by Riana Manuel on the protests taking place in the United States and the Black Lives Matter movement. In the second segment we chat about news including the Kingdoms of Amalur remaster, Sega's new console announcement, and what Infinity Ward is doing to combat racism in Call of Duty...plus...Brittney has info about a very important Sims 4 update. Riana then chats about her time in Apex Legends while Britt decided to investigate what Telling Lies is all about.  Resources from our Black Lives Matter discussion: Riana's recommended books from black female writers: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi Kindred by Octavia Butler Follow Kahlief Adams: http://www.twitter.com/kahjahkins Follow Parris Lilly: http://www.twitter.com/vicious696 To learn about black video game creators, follow http://www.twitter.com/blackgamedev Educational material for June Justice: http://www.bit.ly/junejustice Educational Twitter thread: http://www.twitter.com/clairewillett Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: Segment One: Let’s Talk about BLM & Current Events :00 A statement from WGG 2:52 Welcome to the show! 8:00 A message from Ri 9:16: What has stood out to you this week? Surprised you? 21:12 What didn’t you expect to be mad at? 37:13: Ri, how are you so amazing all the time? – Wout 38:14 Can you recommend black video game creators, and sci-fi or fantasy writers? - Siân 52:15 Are companies being sincere right now? -Hugo 57:45 Thank you Ri! -Marcus Brown 58:43 Homework from Ri  Segment Two: Part 1 - News 1:00:09 Welcome back! 1:00:38 Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning 1:09:19 Sega announces Game Gear Micro 1:16:07 CoD will get better at flagging racist usernames 1:18:36 Summer of Pride 1:21:48 Destiny 2: Year 4 reveal coming next week! 1:24:55 Cyberpunk’s, Sony, PC Gaming Show and Future Games Show showcases delayed 1:29:17 Has the new Xbox dashboard leaked?! 1:32:36 Sims are literally peeing fire  Segment Two: Part 2 – Hands-On 1:37:15 Apex Legends 1:41:25 Telling Lies
Jun 05, 2020
Summer Gaming Predictions w/ Magic 8-Ball! - What's Good Games (Ep. 162)
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In the news we've got The Last of Us 2 new details, rumors of a PS5 reveal, Xbox launches family friendly features, and what is up with that Fast and Furious Crossroads gameplay?? In hands-on Britt chats about her time with Minecraft Dungeons, Steimer has gone head-first into the Yakuza 0 waters, and Andrea took a deeper look at Outriders. Plus, it's THAT time of year! The return of the Magic 8-Ball "E3" Predictions show is here! Thank you to this month's Patreon Producers: Chewy's Godson Alex Rigopulus Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Marcus Brown Punkdefied Molly Bittner Support us on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgames Subscribe on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgames Subscribe on YouTube: http://bit.ly/2rAcJvF Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games Follow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames Our Discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgames Follow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficial Learn more: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com Time stamps: 2:25 - You can now watch What's Good Games on RoosterTeeth.com! 9:05 - New game: Is this review a compliment? 11:50 - News begins 12:00 - The Last of Us Part II New Details [NO spoilers] 16:52 - Rumored PS5 Reveal Event 21:03 - All of these summer game reveals are getting confusing 29:00 - Xbox launching family friendly features 38:00 - Marvel's Avengers "war table" stream 38:50 - BREAK 39:25 - Britt's Minecraft Dungeons hands-on 54:10 - Steimer is getting into Yakuza 0 1:01:00 - Andrea is doing IGN's Animal Crossing celebrity tours! 1:01:20 - Details from new Outriders gameplay (& developer interview) 1:17:00 BREAK 2 1:17:50 - Summer of Games "E3" Magic 8-Ball Predictions 1:19:30 - EA Play Live predictions 1:32:30 - Square Enix predictions 1:42:42 - Ubisoft Forward predictions 1:53:07 - Xbox Series X predictions 2:08:10 - Playstation 5 predictions 2:17:05 - Nintendo predictions 2:24:00 - Best of the rest!
May 29, 2020
Is Cyberpunk 2077 Over-hyped? - What's Good Games Live (Ep. 161)
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It's Monday May 25th, 2020 and today on What's Good Games Live Britt & Andrea talk about Valorant's upcoming release date, Borderland's newest DLC, weird noises you can make that sound like Pac-Man, April's KILLER numbers and more! In Dear WGG the ladies answer questions like: Is Cyberpunk 2077 over-hyped? Is now a time for PSVR? Besides gaming, what are you doing to pass the time? Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/
May 25, 2020
Is Apex Legends' Loba OP? - What's Good Games (Ep. 160)
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Thank you to Bespoke Post and Upstart for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get 20% off your first monthly box when you sign up at http://bspk.me/2XjK7tw and enter the code WHATSGOOD at checkout! Hurry to http://upstart.com/whatsgood to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is! Join our community on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Andrea, Steimer, and Riana get together to chat the newly announced New Game+ Expo, why Ubisoft is suing a Rainbow Six clone, the new Mafia trilogy, and some impressive PlayStation numbers. In hands-on Riana takes a deep dive into her time with the new legend Loba in Apex Legends, and Andrea and Steimer recount their experience on Animal Talking with Gary Whitta and why it's just so much fun to decorate in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Thank you to this month's Patreon producers: Chewy's Godson Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Marcus Brown Punkdefied Molly Bittner Check out our new PRIDE merch designs in our store where 100% of the profits benefit GLAAD: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com/store Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games Follow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgames Our discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgames Follow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficial Our website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com Timestamps: 2:00 - Anniversary Stream recap 11:34 - News begins 11:50 - New Game+ Expo announced 16:25 - Ubisoft sues Apple & Google over Rainbow Six "ripoff" 22:07 - New Operation Steel Wave Rainbow Six: Siege DLC announced 26:55 - New Mafia trilogy includes full remaster 30:00 - GenCon is cancelled due to the pandemic 31:03 - PlayStation announces big PS Plus & PS Now numbers 36:05 - Segment 2 begins 40:45 - Riana details new character Loba in Apex Legends 49:55 - Adventures in Animal Crossing: New Horizons
May 22, 2020
Anthem 2.0 is Underway - What's Good Games (Ep. 159)
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For Mon. May 18th, 2020 on What's Good Games Live Andrea and Britt chat about Anthem 2.0 and if they can come back from their rocky launch, Gamescom confirmed their digital event dates, lots of people are buying video games right now and also playing Minecraft, Nintendo is suing Switch hackers, and Capcom explains Nemesis changes for RE3. In Dear WGG we chat about why we prefer console gaming and how to manage your backlog. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: :05 Welcome to the show! 8:40 Anthem 2.0 is underway 17:45 Gamescom confirms its dates 22:25 Video game spending is UPPPP 30:56 Nintendo is filing lawsuits against hackers 35:28 Why Capcom changed Nemesis in RE3 39:23 Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral Town is launching this July! 42:47 Minecraft has sold a LOT 47:44 Will the price of PS4 games go down? 53:55 Why we prefer console gaming 57:09 How can you better manage your gaming backlog?
May 18, 2020
Ghost of Tsushima Has Us Excited - What's Good Games (Ep. 158)
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This episode is sponsored by MeUndies! To get 15% off your first order, free shipping, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee, go to http://meundies.com/wgg. This week it’s a Steimbacher show! Britt and Steimer break down the 20ish-minute Ghost of Tsushima State of Play, go over Unreal Engine 5, gush over that PS5 demo, talk about Paper Mario: The Origami King, lament over the new Harvest Moon and more! Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: Segment One: News AKA PlayStation Power Hour :48 Welcome to the show! 10:55 Ghost of Tsushima 38:42 Unreal Engine 5/PS5 demo 56:13 New PlayStation Studios Brand 58:11 PS5 release date? Segment Two: News (cont.) 1:03:53 Welcome back! 1:04:24 Paper Mario: The Origami King 1:15:34 Harvest Moon: One World 1:25:03 Grab Assassin’s Creed: Discovery games for free 1:38:26 EVO Online lineup announced 1:39:17 Tony Hawk Pro Skater ½ Remake 1:40:00 Mafia: Definitive Editions announced
May 15, 2020
Elder Scrolls 6 Still YEARS AWAY - What's Good Games Live (Ep. 157)
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This week Andrea and Britt are joined by Feminist Frequency's Anita Sarkeesian to chat about the news and her latest projects! More "E3 style" announcements are underway with Ubisoft revealing their digital showcase, the Guerrilla Collective announced their indie 3-day event, and Bethesda reminds us not to hold our breathe for any news on The Elder Scrolls VI for a long, long time. After the news, we chat with Anita about her work with the Stay in the Game Fund and the creation of the Games and Online Harassment Hotline. If you want to participate in the fundraiser and learn more, visit: http://www.givebutter.com/stayinthegame Follow Anita on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/anitasarkeesian Watch Feminist Frequency on Twitch at http://www.twitch.tv/femfreq Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: :05 Welcome to the show! 5:53 Ubisoft announces UbiForward 17:05 Xbox & Ubisoft respond to backlash 25:12 The Elder Scrolls 6 is still years away 29:30 The Guerrilla Collective has been announced! 36:26 Tokyo Game Show/Paris Games Week has been cancelled ☹ 40:18 Let’s talk to Anita!
May 11, 2020
Xbox Series X: Where was the Gameplay? - What's Good Games (Ep. 156)
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This episode is sponsored by Honey! Get Honey for FREE at http://joinhoney.com/whatsgood. We kick things off by running down the entire presentation from Inside Xbox on the Xbox Series X partner titles...but where is the gameplay they promised? Andrea, Britt, and Steimer chat about the newly revealed IPs, that Assassin's Creed Valhalla fail, and the sheer joy Britt has for Yakuza: Like a Dragon. Continuing the news: Disintegration gets a June launch date, Animal Crossing: New Horizons is selling like HOTCAKES, Mortal Kombat 11 is getting an expansion, and The Last of Us Part II's new trailer is super intense...maybe too intense? Finally, Britt is dipping her toes in Sakura Wars, Steimer streamed Later Daters, and Andrea enjoyed the mayhem in Predator: Hunting Grounds while not hanging out with Tom Nook. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: Segment One: News 16:24 Assassin’s Creed Valhalla 22:13 Bright Memory 25:18 Call of the Sea 27:00 Vampire: The Masquerade Bloodlines 2 31:03 Chorus 34:49 DiRT 5 37:44 Madden NFL 21 39:23 Scarlet Nexus 41:38 Scorn 44:23 Second Extinction 45:40 The Ascent 45:37 The Medium 51:29 Yakuza: Like a Dragon  Segment Two: News (cont.) 1:16:40 Disintegration launch date 1:19:45 Nintendo sold a LOT of Switches 1:24:27 EA has 14 new games coming this year 1:34:47 Cyberpunk 2077 will let you customize your bits 1:39:43 Fortnite is popular AF (duh) 1:41:05 MK11: Aftermath 1:43:10 TLOU2 has a new trailer Hands-on:1:53:17 Sakura Wars 1:58:17 Later Daters 2:02:44 Predator: Hunting Grounds 2:08:11 Animal Crossing
May 08, 2020
Xbox Series X Predictions - WGG Live 05/04/2020
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MAY THE 4TH BE WITH YOU. And on that note, let’s talk about video games! There’s a lot to discuss this week, including Inside Xbox predictions (will we see Elden Ring? Watch Dogs? HARRY POTTER?), Geoff Keighley’s Summer Game Fest, Billy Mitchell’s DK score, an update to the TLOU2 drama and more! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: :19 Welcome to the show! 7:14 Xbox Series X launch still on schedule/Predictions 15:34 EA Play digital-only event announced 18:23 Geoff Keighley’s Summer Game Fest 31:26 Billy Mitchell and DK 36:08 TLOU 2 Update 40:09 EVO/DOTA 2’s The International update 42:50 Activision/Blizzard donates $2 million 43:44 Vader Immortal 44:35 Lord of the Rings: Gollum
May 04, 2020
Assassin's Creed Valhalla Looks SO COOL - What's Good Games (Ep. 155 )
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This episode is sponsored by ExpressVPN! Visit http://expressvpn.com/whatsgoodgames to get an extra three months of ExpressVPN for free! The reveal of Assassin's Creed Valhalla finally happened and Britt and Andrea are PUMPED! In the news they are joined by Steimer to also chat about Fortnite's new Party Royale Mode, Dying Light's Hellraid DLC emerges from the deep with a release window, Xbox Series X gameplay is getting revealed next week, Google Stadia announced some games, Nintendo is delaying their E3 direct, and Indivisible launched on Switch but the developers didn't know? In hands on Britt chats about how she got into the Yakuza franchise and why she loves it so much, and Andrea talks about why she is enjoying Animal Crossing: New Horizons despite her better judgement. Lastly in the Patreon Produced segment, the team discusses what type of dream game they would make and why and BOY DOES IT GO PLACES. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps:  Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 15:08 Assassin’s Creed Valhalla looks SO GOOD 38:50 Fortnite Party Royale 42:33 Dying Light is getting new DLC 51:31 Xbox Series X gameplay is coming 52:25 We’re coming on Animal Talking! 52:45 Deadly Premonition 2 is coming in July 53:04 Google Stadia Update 55:28 Nintendo’s E3 plans are on hold? 53:05 Indivisible SNAFU  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:03:34 POKEMON LINGERIE (kind of) 1:06:58 The Yakuza Series 1:22:10 Animal Crossing  Segment Three: Creating Our Ideal Game 1:44:37 Welcome back! 1:50:01 If you could create your own game what would it be and what elements of real games would you take inspiration from? - Chris Lionbeard
May 01, 2020
The Last of Us 2 LEAKED! [No spoilers] - WGG Live 04/27/2020
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It's April 27th, 2020 and in this What's Good Games Live Britt and Andrea talk about how disappointing it is that parts of The Last of Us 2 have leaked. (Don’t worry, spoilers are NOT talked about. We’re also trying to stay as far away from them as possible!) Also, Travis Scott’s Fortnite event was a HUGE success, there’s a Stadia Connect event coming and Nintendo is getting hacked! They also hypothesize about Bend Studio’s next game, talk about older games they’ve been playing and more.  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: :04 Welcome to the show! 6:05 TLOU 2 spoilers are in the wild [spoiler-free discussion] & Ghosts of Tsushima’s new release date 13:49 “Do you think major spoiler leaks impact sales?” – Tyler McCall 19:55 Travis Scott’s Fortnite event was really neat 25:09 Up to 160,000 Nintendo accounts have been hacked 29:05 War of Warships and Stack Up are working together! 31:47 Naughty Dog/Neil Druckman statement on TLOU 2 33:01 Bethesda is donating $1 million to coronavirus relief 35:48 Stadia Connect coming this Tuesday 39:04 WWE 2K Battlegrounds is happening DEAR WGG: 42:15 Bend Studio’s new game? - John 45:23 Are you going back to old games during the quarantine? – Jeff 49:58 What’s a game you’ve been meaning to play, but haven’t? -BlindGamerSteve 52:40 Most memorable moment in FF7R? -Francois
Apr 27, 2020
Final Fantasy VII Remake Spoilercast - What's Good Games (Ep. 154)
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This episode is sponsored by Upstart! Hurry to http://upstart.com/whatsgood to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is! This week the team chats about how wildly popular Animal Crossing: New Horizons has become, including some record-breaking sales numbers. Final Fantasy 7 Remake also had some impressive week-one sales, Xbox Series X logo is revealed, and the villain from Far Cry 3 hints at a role reprisal. In hands-on our Final Fantasy VII Remake spoilercast is finally here! [Spoiler warning: obviously] *Promotional copies of Final Fantasy VII Remake Provided by Square Enix Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps:  Segment One: News :46 Welcome to the show! 16:46 Video Games crushed March 2020 28:35 Final Fantasy VII Remake moved 3.5 million 33:44 Xbox Series X logo revealed 38:38 Super Mario Maker 2 is receiving its final update! 40:24 PAX West is still happening! 43:38 Is Far Cry 3’s Vaas making a return?!  Segment Two: Final Fantasy VII Remake Spoilercast 49:45 Welcome back! LET’S SPOIL FFVII REMAKE. 1:36:47 Let’s spoil the ENTIRETY of OG FF7
Apr 24, 2020
Cyberpunk 2077 Custom Xbox Revealed - WGG Live 04/20/2020
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Today Andrea and Britt take a look at the newly unveiled Cyberpunk 2077 custom Xbox One X console along with custom controller, Travis Scott is touring in Fortnite, Jason Schreier announced he's joining Bloomberg News, Games Done Quick raised $400K for COVID relief, Death Stranding jackets are selling for $2K, and bots are buying all the Nintendo Switches. In Dear WGG they discuss how small outlets and podcasts can work with video games PR . Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: :04 Welcome to the show! 9:18 Cyberpunk 2077 Xbox One console announced 5:15 Travis Scott is touring in Fortnite 21:31 Jason Schreier is joining Bloomberg News 24:36 Games Done Quick raised a lot of money 27:45 Death Stranding jacket for $2000?! 31:53 Bots are probably the reason why you can’t purchase a Nintendo Switch 36:29 Sony patents a robotic gaming companion 44:04 How would you recommend that small outlets (podcasts, blogs, etc) establish a relationship with PR reps without looking like they're just trying to get free games? - Art
Apr 20, 2020
More Resident Evil 4 Rumors! - What's Good Games (Ep. 153)
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Thank you to MeUndies and Bespoke Post for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! To get your 15% off your first order, free shipping, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee, go to http:// meundies.com/WGG Get 20% off your first monthly box of Bespoke Post by going to https://bspk.me/2XjK7tw and using code WHATSGOOD. This week the crew is chatting about the new XCOM game, more GTA in development, Gamescom is officially going all digital, Sony has a new indie fund, the Cooking Mama controversy continues, and even more juicy Resident Evil 4 rumors. Plus in hands-on Riana and Andrea chat about their time in the Valorant closed beta and everyone is gushing about Final Fantasy VII Remake. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: Segment One: News :57 Welcome to the show! 14:59 New XCOM game coming 20:44 Things at Rockstar are improving 27:11 Gamescom is going all-digital 33:14 The Dark Pictures: Little Hope coming this summer 37:05 Sony is helping indie games 40:38 WTF is going on with Cooking Mama? 46:10 MORE RESIDENT EVIL RUMORS Segment Two: Hands-On 58:06 Welcome back! 1:02:08 Valorant Beta 1:24:55 FFVII Remake http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Apr 17, 2020
Valorant Beta: Are Twitch Drops a Good Thing? - WGG Live Apr. 13, 2020
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Support us on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Andrea is joined by Riana to chat about ESRB lootbox ratings, Resident Evil 3 Remake sales numbers, Resident Evil 4 Remake rumors, Call of Duty Warzone changing up modes, Half-Life Alyx getting a non-VR mode, and Valorant beta pros and cons. Plus in Dear WGG they chat about what games newbies can play during quarantine and how they judge value for games comparing price to amount of content. Subscribe on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgames Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games Follow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames Our discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgames Follow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficial Our website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com Timestamps: 0:20 - Welcome Riana to WGG Live 1:40 - Riana is NOT an Animal Crossing time skipper 4:20 - Game ratings will now include loot box warnings 11:07 - Resident Evil 3 Remake Ships More Than 2M Units 12:26 - Resident Evil 4 Remake Rumored to be in Development 20:40 - Call of Duty Warzone Trios Mode is Back 25:44 - Half-Life: Alyx Non-VR Mod 29:42 - Valorant closed beta and why watching before playing is a good thing 39:29 - Dear WGG: What games are good for newcomers to play during quarantine? 49:15 - Dear WGG: Do you think there is a minimum number of hours a game should be to justify the $60 price tag?
Apr 13, 2020
Did FFVII Remake Convert Andrea?? - What's Good Games (Ep. 152 )
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Thank you to Honey for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get Honey for FREE at http://joinhoney.com/whatsgood This week Britt is out so Andrea and Steimer are joined by Jessica Chobot! She chats with them about some headlines including the new DualSense controller for PS5, a recap of the latest Inside Xbox, and the news that Google Stadia is now free for all gmail users. Jessica takes viewers questions and gives some background on how she got into paranormal culture, why shooting Expedition X for Discovery was so physically challenging, and why she created fashion brand Vogue Leader. Andrea and Steimer finish the show by giving their impression of the first 15 hours of Final Fantasy VII Remake and turns out: it's real good you guys. Promotional advance copies of Final Fantasy VII Remake were provided by Square Enix. Follow Jessica on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/jessicachobot Follow Jessica on Instagram at http://www.instagram.com/jessicachobot Find Vogue Leader on Instagram at http://www.instagram.com/vogueleader Watch Jessica in Discovery's Expedition X on http://go.discovery.com Thank you to this month's Patreon Producers: Chewy's Godson Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Marcus Brown Punkdefied Molly Bittner Want audio only? http://whatsgoodgames.com/podcast/ Support us on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games Follow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgames Our discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgames Follow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficial Our website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com Timestamps: 1:05 - Welcome Jessica Chobot to the show! 4:45 - Announcements 11:00 - SEGMENT 1 NEWS BEGINS 11:10 - DualSense controller revealed for PS5 19:15 - New details from Inside Xbox 20:40 - Jessica is playing Sea of Thieves 24:35 - Google Stadia is free to gmail users 34:30 - SEGMENT 2 BEGINS 35:00 - Let's chat with Jessica 35:30 - Where to watch Expedition X 37:45 - What got Jessica started with paranormal research? 44:00 - The physical challenge of shooting the show 47:15 - How did Vogue Leader begin? 53:30 - SEGMENT 3 BEGINS 54:00 - Final Fantasy VII Remake Hands-On [SPOILER FREE] 1:07:05 - Battle system detailed 1:17:21 - Party member dynamic 1:26:50 - Let's talk about Aerith
Apr 10, 2020
Final Fantasy VII Remake Reviews are Here! - What's Good Games Live Apr. 6, 2020
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Support us on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames This week on WGG Live Britt and Andrea are joined by video games PR maven Tara Bruno of Tara Bruno PR. They discuss the reviews of FFVII remake and the importance of Metacritic, the news about IGN's Summer event, Neil Druckmann's statement about The Last of Us Part II delay, and the Resident Evil 8 rumors. In Dear WGG they chat with Tara about her experience working in games PR, what it takes to break in, how she manages work/life balance, and the most challenging part of being in PR. *Promotional copies of Final Fantasy VII Remake were provided by Square Enix Thank you to Tara Bruno for joining WGG this week! Follow Tara on Twitter at: http://www.twitter.com/tarabrunopr or visit her website at http://www.tarabrunopr.com Thank you to this month's Patreon Producers: Chewy's Godson Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Marcus Brown Punkdefied Molly Bittner Want audio only? http://whatsgoodgames.com/podcast/ Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games Follow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgames Our discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgames Follow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficial Our website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com
Apr 06, 2020
Tiger King Spoilercast - What's Good Games (Ep. 151)
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This week the crew is joined by Riana Manuel to chat about more COVID19 related news like Bethesda deciding to skip digital E3 and cancel QuakeCon, Call of Duty surprise releasing Modern Warfare 2 remastered, and Epic Games offers $1M to prove they are not as bad as the internet thinks they are. In hands-on: Britt gives her review of Resident Evil 3, Andrea and Riana chat about jumping back into Rainbow Six Siege, and Steimer talks about how she is just not that into Animal Crossing anymore. In the spoilercast to end all spoilercasts, the ladies discuss the Netflix phenomena Tiger King and just how weird big cat owners truly are. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps:  Segment One: News 1:00 Welcome to the show! 12:00 Bethesda is skipping their E3 conference, QuakeCon canceled 23:55 Modern Warfare 2’s remastered campaign is out now 31:15 Epic Games offers $1M reward for smear campaign evidence 39:28 People are already playing FF7 Remake! 50:05 Feel-good update 50:57 The Outer Worlds is coming to Switch in June 51:57 New game delays  Segment Two: Hands-On 52:53 Welcome back! 54:40 Resident Evil 3 1:18:40 Rainbow Six Siege 1:32:10 Animal Crossing  Segment Three: Tiger King Spoilercaset 1:44:08 Welcome to the show! 1:46:35 Tiger King spoilercast http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Apr 03, 2020
Resident Evil 3 Reviews - WGG Live March 30, 2020
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It's March 30, 2020 and in this What's Good Games Live Andrea and Britt dive into the reviews out for Resident Evil 3: Raccoon City. They also chat about the Super Mario Bros rumors about celebrating the 35th anniversary of the franchise, the early release of Final Fantasy VII Remake in certain territories, the possibility of a Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 campaign remaster surprise launching, and an update on the delay rumors for PS5 and Xbox Series X. In Dear WGG they answer questions about Resident Evil, the move to digital over physical, and the weirdest detour ever to discuss our favorite pet systems in games and the relationship between Mario and Yoshi. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: :11 Welcome to the show! 4:39 Resident Evil 3 reviews 11:05 Final Fantasy VII is shipping early 14:13 Nintendo’s rumored plans for Mario’s 35th anniversary 22:15 CoD: MW2 Remaster is launching tomorrow?! 28:45 As of now, PS5 won’t be delayed 29:15 Also, Xbox Series X won’t be delayed 36:56 Dear WGG Questions 37:38 Where does RE3 Remake rank in your list of all the series games? -DavidJack 19 41:40 So there’s no way that there will be a remake/reboot of RE4? -Dekatron 47:04 Favorite pet systems in games? 54:20 Will people stop pre-ordering physical copies of games long-term?
Mar 30, 2020
Animal Crossing Has MONEY TREES?! - What's Good Games (Ep. 150)
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Thank you to ExpressVPN and Pretty Litter for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Visit http://expressvpn.com/whatsgoodgames to get an extra three months of ExpressVPN for free! Visit http://prettylitter.com and use promo code WHATSGOOD for 20% off your first order! This week the coronavirus lock down continues with more news affecting the world of video games including Steam setting records with concurrent players, and YouTube and PlayStation throttling downloads. But we do have some good news too! Nintendo donated protective equipment to medical workers and the developer of Plague, Inc donated $250,000 to COVID19 response teams. Plus they chat about the Silent Hill rumors...or lack thereof and new info from the creator of Final Fantasy VII Remake trying to set expectations for Cloud. In hands-on Steimer talks about her Animal Crossing New Horizons strategies for capturing tarantulas, Andrea went Down the Rabbit Hole with an Alice in Wonderland VR title on Oculus Quest, and Britt is playing something she can't talk about yet. (but she can next week!) *Promotional copy of Animal Crossing New Horizons provided by Nintendo Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: News :45 Welcome! 12:27 A LOT of people are using Steam 23:20 YouTube is limiting video quality worldwide 31:56 Silent Hill isn’t happening after all?! 34:27 FFVII’s Cloud is apparently lame 43:17 Thomas the Tank is already in RE3 43:5 Animal Crossing has sold A LOT 53:05 Splash Damage is working on a Stadia exclusive  Segment Two: Hands-On 57:38 Welcome back! 1:02:21 Animal Crossing: New Horizon 1:23:22 Down the Rabbit Hole 1:37:01 Roundguard 1:42:40 Why We Sleep Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Mar 27, 2020
Half-Life Alyx Seems Pretty Cool - What's Good Games Live!
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Welcome to the first official episode of What's Good Games Live! Andrea and Britt will be breaking down the news from the weekend and taking your questions in the Dear WGG segment of the show. This week they chat about GameStop stores closing due to COVID19, Nintendo finally goes after Sony's Dreams creations, what Sony's latest PS5 backwards compatibility statement is, details on GDC Summer, Half-Life Alyx Review roundup, and the Sonic the Hedgehog will be speeding onto digital release faster than anticipated. In Dear WGG they answer questions about Call of Duty's successful battle royale mode Warzone, and if PlayStation and Xbox will delay their new consoles. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: Segment One: News :05 Welcome! 6:55 GameStop closes its doors to customers 15:17 Sony pulls Mario creation from Dreams 19:40 Update: MOST PS4 games will run on PS5 22:32 GDC Summer announced 31:33 Half-Lyfe Alyx reviews are in 35:58 The Sonic movie is arriving digitally this month 40:22 Dear WGG Q&A
Mar 23, 2020
PS5 Reveals Tech Specs - What's Good Games (Ep. 149 )
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Thank you to Bespoke Post, iD Tech Camps, and MeUndies for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get 20% off your first monthly box when you sign up at http://boxofawesome.com and enter the code WHATSGOOD at checkout. Visit http://idtech.com/whatsgood today to reserve your child’s spot and receive $75 off! To get your 15% off your first order, free shipping, and a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, go to http://meundies.com/wgg As the coronavirus quarantine intensifies, so does the impending console wars! Xbox and PlayStation announced news details for the Xbox Series X and PS5 this week, including some serious technical specs and a call for photos of your...ears?? In hands-on Britt and Andrea have been testing the fiery flames of DOOM Eternal, Steimer played adventure game Yes Your Grace and talked about her time with Ori and the Will of the Wisps, Andrea chatted about Peggle roguelike Roundguard, and Britt is still obsessed with Yakuza. Lastly in our Patreon Produced segment for the month of March, the ladies answer the question: Have there ever been any games you’ve played that made you question how you play games in general? -Marcus Brown *Promotional copy of DOOM Eternal provided by Bethesda *Promotional copy of Ori and the Will of the Wisps provided by Xbox Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Molly Bittner • Punkdefied Segment One: News :45 Welcome! 13:50 PS5 specs 25:48 Xbox One specs 43:53 Nintendo’s Indie World Showcase 43:50 GDC Demos playable from home 53:08 RE3 demo is now available 53:50 FF7 Shipment Delays 56:39 New Witcher game?! 59:47 Millennials can skip levels therefore they are important  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:04:04 Welcome back! 1:07:30 DOOM Eternal 1:13:40 Roundguard 1:18:20 Yes Your Grace 1:24:45 Call of Duty: Plunder 1:29:34 Britt’s Duolingo adventures 1:34:50 Ori and the Will of the Wisps  Segment Three: Patreon-voted Segment 1:43:57 Welcome back! Have there ever been any games you’ve played that made you question how you play games in general? -Marcus Brown Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Mar 20, 2020
Coronavirus Spread Means E3 2020 Canceled - What's Good Games (Ep.148)
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Thank you to Honey for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Join Honey for FREE at http://www.joinhoney.com/WhatsGood Closures and cancellations are coming fast and furious and E3 2020 is the latest victim. Riana joins Andrea and Britt to discuss that and more: including the surprise launch of Call of Duty Warzone, the Last of Us HBO series, and an update on GDC virtual content. In hands-on Andrea takes a deep dive into her time with Ori and the Will of the Wisps, Britt is madly in love with Yakuza Kiwami, and Riana is surprised by her new interest in Plunder mode in Call of Duty Warzone. Plus they catch up on some titles they played at PAX East including Harmonix's new DJ game Fuser, indie game Starcrossed, and Andrea went full shark in Maneater. They end the show with a discussion on what video game world and profession they'd like to live and work in if they had the chance. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps:  Segment One: News  :52 Welcome to the show! 16:22 E3 2020 cancelled 40:49 TLOU TV series 49:55 Call of Duty: Warzone 56:41 ICYMI: GDC update, Reggie joins GameStop, Horizon coming to PC  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:06:58 Ori and the Will of the Wisps 1:27:40 Yakuza 1:34:08 CoD: Warzone 1:43:42 Fuser 1:59:45 Maneater 2:01:14 Starcrossed 2:08:36 She Dreams Elsewhere Segment Three: Patreon Voted Segment 2:15:49 If you could choose a profession found in a video game world, which would it be?
Mar 13, 2020
PAX East 2020: What We Played - What's Good Games (Ep. 147)
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Thank you to LogitechG for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get 10% off all Logitech G products with promo code WHATSGOOD at http://logitechg.com. LIVE from Boston its our PAX East 2020 panel! We're joined by special guest Riana Manuel where we announced she's officially joining our team! WOO!! We chat about some games we played at the show included Bake & Switch, Armed and Gelatinous, GTFO, Maneater, Dangerous Driving 2, and more. Later in the panel we have a Fruit-by-the-Foot eating contest and we take questions from the audience. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Daniel Hull • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/
Mar 06, 2020
Baldur's Gate 3 Gameplay Preview - What's Good Games (Ep. 146 )
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Thank you to LogitechG and GameStop for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get 10% off all Logitech G products with promo code WHATSGOOD at http://logitechg.com To sign up and learn more details on GameStop’s PowerUp Rewards Pro membership program, please visit https://www.gamestop.com/poweruprewards/ With Steimer out visiting her parents, Andrea and Britt get into a meaty episode with news about Xbox Series X newly released details, more updates on the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak and how it's affecting video game companies, and EA has banned a player for life! In hands-on Britt discusses her first look at the gameplay of Baldur's Gate 3 from Larian Studios, and if you weren't already excited about the Resident Evil 3 Remake well STRAP IN. Britt takes a deep dive into her hands-on on time with RE3 and with her time checking out Resident Evil Resistance as well. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Daniel Hull • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps:  Segment One: News :51 Welcome to the show! 20:07 Xbox Series X details revealed 40:27 Game events affected by Coronavirus 54:50 YouTuber banned from EA games forever?! 1:08:02 A Resident Evil 3 demo is coming! 1:08:40 Did you play Paragon or Renagade in Mass Effect?  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:11:55 Welcome back! 1:16:49 Baldur’s Gate 3 1:40:11 Resident Evil 3 2:09:35 Resident Evil Resistance  *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Feb 28, 2020
PlayStation Coronavirus Woes Cause PAX Exit
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Thank you to MeUndies and Bespoke Post for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games!To get your 15% off your first pair, free shipping, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee, go to http://meundies.com/wgg.Get 20% off your first monthly box when you sign up at http://boxofawesome.com and enter the code WHATSGOOD at checkout. Subscribe to our channel: http://bit.ly/2rAcJvF Join our Patreon community at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames This week the crew is all in LA for a top secret project so they recorded in the studio together! Andrea and Britt recapped the DICE Awards where a goose stole the show (almost literally), PlayStation announced they are skipping PAX East (and GDC), Nintendo has an Animal Crossing save data dilemma, Tom Holland comments on the Uncharted movie's script, and special guest Drew Debessonnet joins to discuss the GameStop news from a different perspective. In hands-on Andrea chats at length about the upcoming shooter Outriders from People Can Fly and Steimer got lured back into DCUO by an unlikely source. Thank you to Square Enix for providing access to the Outriders preview event.Follow Drew on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/EndorphinsSCMerch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games Follow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgames Our discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgames Follow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficial Our website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com Timestamps: Segment One: :45 Welcome to the show! 14:44 We were at DICE! 19:22 Sony Backs out of PAX East 31:52 Animal Crossing Predictions via Joey Noelle, and WTF is up with the save system?! 41:55 Uncharted film update (again) 48:38 GameStop employees are reporting extreme pressure Segment Two: Hands-On 1:19:37 Welcome back! 1:24:33 Outriders 1:51:41 Britt’s mysterious games 1:59:59 Steimer is over MMOs?!
Feb 21, 2020
Top Video Games of the Decade - What's Good Games (Ep. 144)
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Thank you to Honey for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get Honey for FREE at http://joinhoney.com/whatsgood. This week Andrea, Britt, and Steimer are counting down their favorite video games of the last decade! They choose 3 as a team and then count down their top 5 favorite games each. The games are not ranked in any particular order but that doesn't mean debate won't ensue. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Daniel Hull • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Daniel Hull • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: Group Picks :47 Welcome to the show! 9:07 Mass Effect 2 18:47 God of War 29:30 Horizon Zero Dawn Segment Two: Personal Picks 39:07 Welcome back! 39:34 Guild Wars 2 47:12 Divinity: Original Sin 1/2 51:57 Destiny ½ 59:00 The Witcher 3 1:09:46 Dragon Age: Inquisition 1:18:40 Skryim Segment Three: Personal Picks Cont. 1:27:36 Welcome back! 1:27:51 Red Dead Redemption 1:32:50 The Last of Us 1:38:56 Paragon 1:43:59 GTA 5 1:48:11 Resident Evil 2/Pokémon Go 1:51:45 Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag 1:58:18 Child of Light 1:58:54 Diablo III 1:59:15 Portal 2 2:00:38 Other shout-outs *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Feb 14, 2020
Alanah Pearce Returns! - What's Good Games (Ep. 143)
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Thank you to Manscaped for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get 20% off and free shipping with the code WHATSGOOD at http:// manscaped.com. This week Alanah Pearce returns to the WGG set to chat about Dan Houser leaving Rockstar Games, Rod Fergusson leaving the Coalition, PS5 and Xbox Series X price wars, Steam Year in Review, and the Silent Hill and Fatal Frames movies. In hands-on, Britt chats about Stories Untold on Switch, Alanah is taking her time with Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order but has also been making her way through the DOOM franchise. She also talked about her love of Descenders and reminded Steimer of the joys of Ski Free. Andrea talked about jumping back into The Division 2 to prepare for the launch of Episode 3 DLC and Steimer got nerdy with MOBA slang from all the LCS matches she's been watching. You can buy the awesome shirt Alanah is wearing by heading to her Twitter page @charalanahzard to find the link. Save the koalas and the Aussies! (100% of proceeds go to charities supporting Australian wildfires relief) Subscribe to Alanah's YT channel: http://www.youtube.com/charalanahzardFollow Alanah on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/charalanahzard Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Daniel Hull • Punkdefied Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: News :44 Welcome to the show! 15:23 Dan Houser is leaving Rockstar 22:55 Rod Fergusson is joining Blizzard 28:02 PS5 price point is a “balancing act” 34:08 Phil Spencer on competition 49:24 Steam year in review 54:00 Silent Hill/Fatal Frame movies?! 58:53 Florence is coming to other consoles 59:05 Fallout 76’s Wastelander’s update 59:33 The Wonderful 101’s Kickstarter Segment Two: Hands-On 1:10:41 Stories Untold 1:17:19 Jedi Fallen Order 1:18:56 DOOM 1:26:22 Descenders 1:31:08 The Division 2 1:40:59 Steimer’s been watching LCS *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Feb 07, 2020
Bring KOTOR Back You Cowards! - What's Good Games (Ep. 142)
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Thank you to Manscaped for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get 20% off and free shipping with the code WHATSGOOD at http:// manscaped.com. This week the crew chats about the new Resident Evil 8 rumors, Google Stadia's free games promo, and that weird Atari Hotel announcement. In hands-on Britt and Andrea both played and loved Journey to the Savage Planet while Steimer revisited her character in Guild Wars 2. In the Patreon Produced segment, they all chat about which 3 dormant/dead franchises they want to bring back for the new generation of consoles including KOTOR, Twisted Metal, and Peggle.  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: • Chewy’s Godson • Alex Rigopulos • Faris Attieh • Mohammed Mohammed • Marcus Brown • Robert Adams Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps:  Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 11:30 Resident Evil 8 rumors 23:26 Google breaks Stadia silence 34:54 Atari…hotels?! 42:00 Uncharted film delayed 43:32 GTAV has sold a LOT 44:51 Goodbye Wii  Segment Two: Hands-On 48:37 Journey to the Savage Planet 1:09:12 Guild Wars 2 1:28:57 GreedFall  Segment Three: January’s Patreon Segment! 1:34:20 Dormant game franchises we want brought back *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jan 31, 2020
DOOM Eternal Gameplay Preview - What's Good Games (Ep. 141)
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Thank you to Bespoke Post and Riot Games for sponsoring this episode! Get 20% off your first monthly box when you sign up at http://boxofawesome.com and enter the code WHATSGOOD at checkout. Catch the games Saturdays at 2pm Pacific, Sundays at Noon Pacific and Monday night league at 5:30pm Pacific on http://Watch./LoLEsports.com and http://TWITCH.tv/LCS and http://YouTube.com/LoLEsports  This week the crew is all together in the studio to chat about the recent video game delays, the animated Mortal Kombat and Witcher series, Ninja Theory’s Project: Mara and more. In hands-on, Andrea spent 3 hours playing DOOM Eternal and it was GLORIOUS. (Be sure to watch her captured gameplay!) Steimer has been busy adulting but did mention her time reading more of The Wise Man's Fear, plus Brittney has just started her journey with RPG Greedfall. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Chewy's Godson Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Marcus Brown Robert Adams Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Timestamps: Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 9:40 SO MANY GAME DELAYS 23:16 Animated Mortal Kombat movie 27:00 A Witcher anime?! 30:25 Ninja Theory’s Project: Mara Segment Two: Hands-On 35:59 Welcome back! 40:17 Doom Eternal 1:04:00 Steimer is Adulting 1:10:12 GreedFall
Jan 24, 2020
Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot - What's Good Games (Ep. 140)
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Thank you to Bombas for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Go to http://bombas.com/whatsgood today and get 20% off your first purchase. SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/2rAcJvF Join the community at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames This week the news is dominated by the bombshell that PlayStation is once again skipping E3! The girls chat about the ESA response, plus Britt drools over a new RE3 trailer, and more. In hands-on, Britt takes a deep dive into her time with Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot, Andrea talks about how she's loving The Expanse, and Steimer goes nerdy for narrative with the book Give and Take. *Promotional copy of Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot provided by Bandai Namco Thank you to January Patreon Producers: Chewy's Godson Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Marcus Brown Robert Adams Want audio only? http://whatsgoodgames.com/podcast/ Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games Follow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgames Our discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgames Follow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficial Our website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com Timestamps: Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 11:07 PlayStation is skipping E3 again 29:30 FF7 Remake and Marvel’s Avengers have been delayed 42:40 Super Nintendo World update 51:00 There was another RE3 trailer! 55:34 Smash prediction? 57:05 Players are spending a lot of money on mobile games 57:58 Sad GameStop news Segment Two: Hands-On 1:15:30 Britt is playing Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot! 1:46:20 Andrea’s watching stuff! 1:59:14 Steimer is reading stuff!
Jan 17, 2020
Life is Strange 2 Spoilercast with DONTNOD interview - What's Good Games
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SPOILER WARNING Thank you to Square Enix for providing copies of Life is Strange 2. SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/2rAcJvF Join the community at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Andrea, Britt, and Steimer sit down to hash out their choices with the two wolf brothers of Life is Strange 2. Did you let Daniel swear? Did you kiss Cassidy? What was your final decision? They lay it all out in their spoilercast! Then Andrea sat down with Michel Koch and Jean-Luc Cano from the DONTNOD team to ask questions about the development of the game and how they came up with some of the scenarios you see in the game. Want audio only? http://whatsgoodgames.com/podcast/ Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games Follow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgames Our discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgames Follow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficial Our website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com
Jan 15, 2020
Pokémon Expansions Are Coming - What's Good Games (Ep. 139)
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Thank you to Honey for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games.  Get Honey for FREE at http://joinhoney.com/whatsgood.  This week CES 2020 happened in Las Vegas and Andrea was there to get see the fancy new tech reveals. Britt and Steimer join her in discussing the new PS5 logo reveal, Alienware's Concept UFO, and why Smart Home gadgets are getting creepier every year. Britt recaps the in-depth Pokemon Direct news about the upcoming expansions for Sword and Shield, plus details on a new mobile game. There's also new Resident Evil 3 details and more! In hands-on Britt talks about her time getting sweaty with the Nintendo Switch Ringcon and Ring Fit Adventure, Andrea details her Westworld dinner at CES, and Steimer recaps what games she finished over the holiday break. Lastly in the December Patreon Producer segment, they chat about what games are fun to play when you've had a few, or a lot, of adult beverages. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Chewy's Godson Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Marcus Brown Robert Adams Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps:  Segment One: News :45 Welcome! 15:04 CES: PS5’s logo “Revealed” 20:03 CES: Alienware UFO 36:04 CES: Logitech’s accessibility bundle 39:45 CES: Andrea saw a fancy car 42:12 CES: Robots/are Smart Homes scary or are we just old? 52:12 Pokémon Sword and Shield expansions revealed! 1:05:27 Pokémon Mystery Dungeon coming to Switch 1:06:37 FFXV is getting a new MMORPG?! 1:09:39 New Resident Evil 3 details 1:15:21 Uncharted movie loses its sixth director 1:16:37 Nintendo Switch Pro rumors? 1:17:11 Big change at Respawn Entertainment  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:18:54 Welcome back! 1:19:44 Britt’s Ring Fit Adventure 1:39:23 Darksiders Genesis 1:40:38 Andrea’s crazy dinner experience 2:00:56 Steimer finished The Outer Worlds 2:04:37 Steimer also finished Jedi: Fallen Order  Segment Three: Patreon Segment 2:11:22 Welcome back! 2:11:46 Let’s talk about our favorite games to play while we’re drinking. *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jan 10, 2020
What's Good Games Awards 2019 - What's Good Games (Ep. 138)
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It's time for the 3rd annual What's Good Games Awards! Who wins best horsey? Funniest moment? BEST ROMANCE?! We give you our picks, so let us know yours in the comments!  Thank you to our Patreon Producers:  A ehhrmm Chewy's Godson Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Marcus Brown Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: Segment One WGG Awards Part 1 :44 Welcome! 12:33 Game of the most sleepless nights 17:59 Best Villain 25:40 Best Fictional World 31:32 Best Waifu 35:02 Best Husbando 39:26 Best Friendship 42:42 Best Musical Moment 46:50 Best Horsey/Mount  Segment Two: WGG Awards Part 2 50:25 Best Costume 57:06 Funniest Moment 1:00:54 Best Romance 1:09:16 Best DLC 1:12:46 Best Photo Mode Screenshot 1:15:29 Best NPC 1:22:23 Best LFG Game 1:30:06 Most Emotionally Devastating Moment 1:38:38 Most Agonizing Choice 1:51:20 Games That Surprised You/Games We Missed 2:04:19 Personal GOTY 2:17:40 Predictions: What will be our game of 2020? *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jan 03, 2020
Most Anticipated Games 2020 - What's Good Games (Ep. 137)
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Thank you to LogitechG and MeUndies for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get 15% off your first pair at http://meundies.com/WGG Get 10% off ALL Logitech G products by going to http://logitechg.com and using code WHATSGOOD. SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/2rAcJvF Join the community at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames The year of 2020 is almost upon us and that means it's time to countdown our most anticipated video games of 2020. It is going to be a doozy of a year with PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X on the way, along with some long-awaited titles like Cyberpunk 2077, The Last of Us Part II, and so many more. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopulous Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Marcus Brown Want audio only? http://whatsgoodgames.com/podcast/ Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games Follow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgames Our discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgames Follow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficial Our website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com
Dec 27, 2019
Xbox Series X Coming 2020 - What's Good Games (Ep. 136)
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Thank you to LogitechG and GameStop for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games.Get 10% off ALL Logitech G products by going to http://logitechg.com and using code WHATSGOOD.See all the GameStop Game Days deals at www.GameStop.com/GameDays SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/2rAcJvFJoin the community at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Thank you to this month's Patreon Producers:Alex RigopulosFaris AttiehMohammed MohammedChewy's GodsonMarcus BrownRobert Adams This week Andrea and Steimer record in the new studio together while Britt enjoys a rum punch on a beach somewhere. But seriously: the new Xbox was unveiled at The Game Awards! We recap that story and all the others from the big night including a new Hellblade, the first PS5 game, and that Fast & Furious racer that's not...a racer? Plus they chat Pokemon, Riot Games, and more. In hands-on Steimer got drunk with the devil in Afterparty and has been spending more time with Pokemon Shield. Andrea tried out Darksiders Genesis on Google Stadia and dipped her toes in the Need for Speed Heat waters. Want audio only? http://whatsgoodgames.com/podcast/Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_gamesFollow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgamesOur discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficialOur website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com Timecode:Where the heck are we?New beginsThe Game Awards 2019 News RecapXbox Series X AnnouncedHellblade 2 is comingFirst PS5 game Godfall is shownRiot Games is doing indie stuffGhost of Tsushima new trailerTelltale’s Wolf Among Us 2 is real!Fast & Furious Crossroads…what?Huge viewership numbers for Game AwardsXbox’s new naming conventionPokemon Go Buddy SystemSeth is going female in Street Fighter 5MLB The Show is going multiplatform*BREAK*Steimer chats about her time with Afterparty and Pokemon ShieldAndrea has been playing Darksiders Genesis on Google Stadia
Dec 20, 2019
Resident Evil 3 Remake REVEALED! - What's Good Games (Ep. 135)
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Thank you to LogitechG and Manscaped for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get 10% off ALL Logitech G products by going to http://logitechg.com and using code WHATSGOOD. Get 20% off and free shipping with the code WHATSGOOD at http://manscaped.com.  This week it’s another Steimbacher show! You KNOW Britt loses her mind over the official reveal of the Resident Evil 3 Remake, and she and Steimer talk about the other things that went down during Sony’s State of Play. Nintendo’s Indie World showcase is discussed, as well as news regarding the next BioShock, Final Fantasy 7’s timed exclusivity and more. Britt has given Horizon: Zero Dawn another shot (those darn trees) and Steimer is playing the game of real life.  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Marcus Brown Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: Segment One: News :48 Welcome to the show! 10:23 Resident Evil 3 Remake IS OFFICIAL! 30:50 Sony’s State of Play recap 42:26 Nintendo’s Indie World recap  Segment Two: News (cont.) & Hands-On! 53:06 Welcome back! 56:33 New BioShock in development 1:06:36 Final Fantasy 7 Remake is a timed exclusive 1:13:01 Bye bye video game rentals at Redbox 1:20:05 Steimer’s game of real life 1:21:56 Horizon: Zero Dawn
Dec 13, 2019
Resident Evil 3 Remake LEAKED! - What's Good Games (Ep. 134)
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Thank you to LogitechG and iD Tech Camps for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Visit http://idtech.com/WHATSGOOD to reserve your child’s spot and receive $75 off! Get 10% off ALL Logitech G products by going to http://logitechg.com and using code WHATSGOOD.  This week Steimer is out on bidnass so Britt and Andrea are here to chat, or should we say Britt is here to GRUNT about the Resident Evil 3 Remake leak! But that's not all, Riot Games settled their employee lawsuit, Nintendo Switch set new sales records, PlayStation is no longer going to make handheld consoles, the disc-less Xbox rumors get new details, and Outlast wants to scare you with your friends! It's such a doozy of a news week it spreads into the 2nd segment! Britt chats about her time with Arise: A Simple Story and Tools Up, plus Andrea dips her toes into Need for Speed Heat. And for good measure they have a nice, spoiler-free, chat about The Mandalorian on Disney+.  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopulos Chewy’s Godson Dasvid Iacolucci Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Timestamps: :45 Welcome to the show! 10:15 Resident Evil 3 leaked?! 22:58 Riot settles lawsuit 33:00 Nintendo Switch set sales records over Black Friday 36:52 The Switch is launching in China next week! 42:45 PlayStation isn’t making handhelds anymore 55:30 Microsoft’s next-gen disc-less Xbox 1:15:13 Outlast is getting multiplayer! 1:20:16 Hands-on with Arise: A Simple Story 1:28:37 Hands-on with Tools Up 1:32:24 Hands-on with Need for Speed Heat 1:41:14 The Mandalorian
Dec 06, 2019
Xbox Says No to VR - What's Good Games (Ep. 133)
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Thank you to MeUndies and Logitech for supporting this week’s episode! To get your 15% off your first pair, free shipping, and a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, go to http://meundies.com/wgg. Get 10% off ALL Logitech G products by going to http://logitechg.com and using code WHATSGOOD.  It's the week of Thanksgiving! The ladies talk about the latest Stadia shenanigans and Britt grunts/fantasizes over the PROBABLY TRUE rumors regarding a Resident Evil 3 remake. Microsoft's choice to avoid VR is discussed and a RIP is issued to Battleborn. Hands-on include Britt's final thoughts on Pokemon Sword, Steimer is digging Death Stranding and Andrea has been making silly jokes in Jackbox Party Pack 6!  Time stamps: Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 10:28 Google throws developers under the bus? 22:43 Resident Evil 3 remake rumors 31:23 Xbox Scarlett won’t focus on VR 39:56 RIP Battleborn 44:45 DESTINY COOKBOOK LET’S GO 48:05 Beat Saber studio bought 50:33 Steam’s Black Friday Sale  Segment Two: Hands-On 57:30 Pokemon Sword/Shield 1:09:53 Death Stranding 1:21:18 Jackbox Party Pack 6  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopulos Chewy’s Godson Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Nov 29, 2019
Pokemon is Gigantamaxing our World - What's Good Games (Ep. 132)
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Thank you to Logitech and GameStop for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get 10% off ALL Logitech G products by going to http://logitechg.com and using code WHATSGOOD. Find the perfect gift for everyone on your list at http://www.gamestop.com/giftideas Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Steimer is back from Europe and Britt is in LA for a special week of WGG. We chat about The Game Awards 2019 nominations, Half-Life Alyx announcement, Pokemon Sword & Shield crazy sales numbers, and Amy Hennig's new project. In hands-on Britt and Steimer take a deep dive into Pokemon, and Andrea and Britt talk about their disappointing hands-on time with Google Stadia. Lastly, we discuss our Patreon sponsored segment reminiscing on our favorite console launches and rounding the show out with our Thanksgiving must haves at the table.  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopolus Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Chewy’s Godson Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 9:14 The Game Awards nominees 46:50 Half Life: Alyx 57:30 Pokemon Sword and Shield sell a lot 59:55 Amy Hennig’s new studio  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:04:53 Welcome back! 1:10:30 Pokemon Sword/Shield 1:35:01 Google Stadia 1:58:24 Steimer’s thoughts (so far) on Jedi: Fallen Order  Segment Three: Patreon-Voted Topic! 2:01:48 Welcome back! 2:10:08 Most memorable console launch? 2:26:38 Favorite Thanksgiving food/drinks? http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Nov 22, 2019
X019 Recap & Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order Impressions - What's Good Games (Ep. 131)
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Thank you Manscaped for sponsoring this week's show! Get 20% off and free shipping with the code WHATSGOOD at http://manscaped.com.  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  X019 happened this week so Britt and Andrea had lots to chat about and that doesn't even include the Google Stadia AMA, the Sonic The Hedgehog redesign, and Pokemon reviews. In hands-on they chat about their time with the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare campaign and their time with Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order. *Promotional copies of Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order provided by Electronic Arts *Promotional copies of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare provided by Activision  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopolus Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Chewy’s Godson Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 11:10 Everwild 15:33 Grounded 20:43 Sea of Thieves 22:10 Tell Me Why 27:29 xCloud update 35:50 X019 ETCs 44:00 Google Stadia’s missing features 1:02:47 Sonic’s redesign! 1:06:14 Pokémon Sword/Shield reviews  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:16:19 Welcome back! 1:17:46 Call of Duty Modern Warfare 1:31:58 Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Nov 15, 2019
Death Stranding is WEIRD but We're Into It? - What's Good Games (Ep. 130)
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Thank you GameStop and ID Tech Campus for sponsoring this week’s episode! To learn more about the benefits of becoming a PowerUp Pro member, please visit http://www.Gamestop.com/PowerUpRewards or your local GameStop store. Visit http://idtech.com/WHATSGOOD to reserve your child’s spot and receive $75 off!  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week Britt and Andrea are joined by Sabriel Mastin from Overbuff to catch up on all things BlizzCon! She recaps her hands-on time with Diablo IV and Overwatch 2, and tells them about the atmosphere of the community event. They also chat about the latest drama surrounding Fallout 76, the exciting new adventure musical Chorus hit its fundraising goal, and why a certain SNK fighter isn't appearing in Super Smash Bros. In hands-on, Sabriel chats about what she played at BlizzCon, while Britt and Andrea can finally chat about their time in the bizarre world of Death Stranding. Lastly, they discuss how Sabriel got into games media, her challenges and triumphs as a trans woman, and what's on the horizon for Sabriality.  *Promotional copies of Death Stranding provided by Sony Interactive Entertainment *Promotional copies of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare provided by Activision  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopolus Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed David Iacolucci Chewy’s Godson Segment One: News :46 Welcome to the show! 11:12 Blizzcon breakdown 32:00 Diablo IV in-depth 36:16 Fallout 76’s players are fighting? 44:55 Chorus hits its fundraising goal 48:38 Super Smash Bros. Ultimate news 54:44 Dragon Age Day 1:02:16 Andrea is excited about Layers of Fear 2  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:03:52 Welcome back! 1:08:16 Diablo IV 1:15:03 Overwatch 2 1:27:57 Death Stranding 1:56:59 Luigi’s Mansion 3 2:09:20 Call of Duty Modern Warfare  Segment Three: Let’s get to know Sabriel! 2:11:36 Welcome back! Let’s get to know Sabriel!  http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Nov 08, 2019
EA Teams Up with Steam - What's Good Games (Ep. 129)
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This week Britt and Andrea are joined by Riana Manuel to chat about Call of Duty: Modern Warfare's massive opening weekend, Xbox's new All Access program, EA's new partnership with Steam, how Sony is shutting down PlayStation Vue and how the PS4 is the 2nd best selling console of all time. In hands-on, Britt and Andrea tease their Death Stranding playthrough while Riana talks about her time in Hell with Afterparty. Lastly, they recap their weekend in Fargo, ND for Extra Life including the delicious food they ate, stories about Andrea's childhood, and Britt's fantastic painting skills. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopolus Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed David Iacolucci Chewy’s Godson Segment One: News :46 Welcome to the show! 8:47 Call of Duty sells a lot 17:22 EA returns to Steam 23:48 EA had an analyst call 33:19 Xbox All-Access 44:19 PS4 has sold a TON 48:40 Sony Vue update 49:15 Sony has trademarked PS6-PS10 50:43 Ninja Theory’s The Insight Project Segment Two: Hands-On 54:50 Death Stranding update 58:20 Afterparty 1:07:21 Game Pass 1:17:47 Blizzcon rambles Segment Three: FARGO Reap! 1:20:25 Welcome back! Let’s talk about our time in Fargo. http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Nov 01, 2019
The Outer Worlds is Here! - What's Good Games (Ep. 128)
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This week we're chatting about those great review scores for The Outer Worlds, new info on leaks about Overwatch 2 and Diablo 4 ahead of BlizzCon, the launch of Steam's Remote Play feature, and The Sims 4 is going back to school. In hands-on Britt and Andrea speak at length about their time in The Outer Worlds (spoilers: it's REAL FUN) while Steimer chats Concrete Genie and Indivisible. Lastly, we're joined by Lyndsay Pearson, Executive Producer on The Sims, to talk about their new Discover University expansion, how their studio tackles diversity, and why inclusion in The Sims is so important.  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopulos Chewy’s Godson Dasvid Iacolucci Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Segment One: News :43 Welcome! 9:45 The Outer Worlds reviews 12:58 Blizzcon 2019 rumors 27:58 Steam Remote Play 31:12 The Sims 4 is going to college!  Segment Two: Hands-On 37:03 Welcome back! 38:32 The Outer Worlds 1:10:18 Concrete Genie 1:14:40 Indivisible  Segment Three: Let’s chat with Lyndsay Pearson, Executive Producer on The Sims! 1:23:55 Welcome back! *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Oct 25, 2019
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Hands-On Impressions – What’s Good Games (Ep. 127)
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Thank you MeUndies for sponsoring this week’s episode! To get your 15% off your first pair, free shipping, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee, go to http://meundies.com/WGG.  This week the ladies are reunited in a temporary studio in a room in Andrea’s house! They chat about the buttload of information Riot dropped during their 10-year anniversary stream, Thicc Pikachu, Stadia’s imminent launch and more. Hands-on include Andrea’s time with Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order and Avengers: Damage Control VR and Steimer’s reading a book! The third segment is our monthly Patreon voted segment: What horror games or movies do we think we could survive in?  :44 Welcome to the show! 14:00 Riot announced a bunch of stuff 30:07 Fortnite Chapter 2 40:38 Google Stadia launch date/SNAFU 50:14 Thicc Pikachu and other Pokémon news Segment 2: Hands-On 56:20 Welcome back! 57:20 Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order 1:25:03 Steimer is reading Nevernight 1:29:08 Avengers: Damage Control VR Segment 3: Patreon Segment 1:44:30 If you had to be in a horror movie or game which one would you most likely feel like you would survive in? -Mikey Phillips Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Oct 18, 2019
Playstation 5 New Details! - What's Good Games (Ep. 126)
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Thank you to Manscaped for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games!Get 20% off and free shipping with the code WHATSGOOD at http://Manscaped.com. Support WGG and join the community for exclusive rewards at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames This week Britt is out while Steimer and Andrea hold down the fort. They chat about the confirmation of Playstation 5's name and release date, PSVR patent details about next generation, and details on why Blizzard banned a Hearthstone player because of the Hong Kong protests. (Check out the 2nd segment for news on Pokemon Shield's Ponyta!) In hands-on, Andrea gushes over her love of Concrete Genie, Steimer chats about being a jerk in Untitled Goose Game, and Andrea is digging What The Golf from Triband on Apple Arcade. Promotional copy of Concrete Genie provided by Sony Interactive Entertainment.Promotional copy of Destiny 2: Shadowkeep provided by Bungie. Thank you to our Patreon Producers:Alex RigopulousFaris AttiehChewy's GodsonDavid IacolucciMohammed Mohammed Time stamps:1:00 - Britt is in Orlando!2:15 - Patreon exclusive streams happening next week: Oct. 17th3:45 - Come meet us in Fargo, ND! Extra Life 2019 fundraiser in on Oct. 26th, meetup on 10/254:30 - Extra Life What's Good Games poster contest details7:00 - Help us combat 1-star reviews!12:30 - News begins12:40 - Playstation 5 is real and coming Holiday 202019:30 - New PSVR incoming for PS5??25:45- Blizzard bans esports Hearthstone player29:15 - Tim Sweeney weighs in on the Blizzard situation35:15 - Users are claiming Blizzard is not allowing them to delete their accounts41:30 - Red Dead Redemption 2 is coming to PC and Stadia42:40 - DOOM Eternal is delayed to 202046:00 - BREAK46:55 - Andrea’s Concrete Genie Preview (hint: it’s real cool!)57:22 - Steimer is embracing her inner asshole in Untitled Goose Game1:02:00 - What the Golf & Apple Arcade1:07:00 - Destiny 2: Shadowkeep check-in1:12:50 - We forgot a piece of news!! PONYTA IS SO CUTE OMGGGGG Want audio only? http://whatsgoodgames.com/podcast/Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_gamesFollow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgamesOur discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficialOur website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com
Oct 11, 2019
Shawn Layden Leaves PlayStation & Gears 5 Spoilercast - What's Good Games (Ep. 125)
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Thank you to DAVE and Earth Break for supporting this week’s episode! Go to http://escapetheinvasion.com/whatsgood for 20% off your first box. Go to http://dave.com/goodgames and NEVER pay another overdraft fee again.  This week the ladies talk about ALL of that PlayStation news, including Shawn Layden’s departure, PS4’s Cross-Play exiting beta, the updates to PlayStation Now and more. There’s also quite a bit of Pokemon news to dive into as well as a very important discussion about Gyoza the pug who now works on Halo. Hands-on impressions include Destiny 2: Shadowkeep, Oculus Quest and Steimer’s final impressions of Catherine: Full Body. If you haven’t finished Gears 5 plug your ears for the third segment because it’s our spoilercast!  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopulos Chewy’s Godson Dasvid Iacolucci Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 11:57 PS4 Cross-Play exits beta 15:35 Sony slashes PS Now by half 20:05 A pug is working on the next Halo 22:48 Uncharted movie update 27:20 Shawn Layden is departing Pokemon Sword/Shield news 34:20 Segment Two: Hands-On 45:46 Destiny 2: Shadowkeep 58:29 Borderlands 3 1:05:20 Catherine: Full Body 1:10:02 Oculus Quest Segment Three: Gears 5 Spoilercast 1:17:57 Welcome back! Let’s spoil Gears 5!
Oct 04, 2019
The Last of Us Part II Hands-On Impressions - What's Good Games (Ep. 124)
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Thank you to Calm for supporting this week’s episode! Right now, What’s Good Games listeners get 25% off a Calm Premium subscription at http://calm.com/WHATSGOOD  **Access to The Last of Us Part II Preview event was provided by Sony Interactive Entertainment.  It’s a meaty episode this week with a LOT to talk about! The ladies break down Sony’s State of Play, Project xCloud’s public preview test, those Batman rumors, Respawn’s new Medal of Honor, Oculus Link and more! Andrea gives her hands-on impressions of The Last of Us Part II in hands-on, Britt grunts over Link’s Awakening and Untitled Goose Game and Steimer tells the story of when her and Britt actually played a game together! The third segment is brought to you by our amazing patrons and is all about TED talks we would like to give.  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopulos Chewy’s Godson Dasvid Iacolucci Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ 1:00 - Welcome! 1:45 - Patreon’s: don’t forget the monthly stream archives are up! We played Man of Medan. 2:45 - We’re doing an Extra Life event in Fargo, ND on 10/26! 9:45 - Playstation’s State of Play recap begins 10:08 - Humanity game announced 11:10 - Call of Duty: Modern Warfare PS4 exclusive mode “Special Ops: Survival” announced 14:30 - Wattam finally gets a release window of December 2019! But what is this game?? 17:47 - L.A. Noire “Case Files” VR exclusive is now on PSVR 18:08 - Civilization VI is coming to PS4 (and Xbox One) 18:25 - New Death Stranding PS4 Pro unveiled with weird urine colored controller 19:00 - King cake baby! STORY TIME: What is a king cake? 22:15 - New The Last of Us Part II story trailer and release date announced: Feb. 21, 2020 26:15 - Xbox One’s Project xCloud is going public in October 29:45 - Is a new Batman game in the works at WB Montreal? All signs point to yes! 34:35 - Twitter typos suck. 35:30 - Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond new VR game from Respawn 40:30 - Facebook has unveiled the Oculus Link, allowing Quest players to player on PC 44:30 - Rest of the news rundown: Google launched Google Play Pass in response to Apple Arcade, Mario Kart’s spendy subscription, Sony is selling hardware on their digital store, and Borderlands 3 sold 5M copies in the first 5 days. 51:12 - BREAK 55:16 - The Last of Us Part II Preview 1:06:00 - Combat against dogs in TLOU2 1:10:00 - Pacing & storytelling versus combat 1:22:40 - Britt played Untitled Goose Game! 1:27:57 - Why Britt isn’t interested in Nintendo Switch Lite 1:30:00 - Link’s Awakening is finally here 1:38:11 - Steimer and Britt actually played a video game together! (Hint: it was Gears 5) 1:47:30 - BREAK 1:48:00 - Thank you Mythic Patreon Members!! Let’s shout you out! 1:52:30 - Patreon question of the month: If you could do a TED Talk on any subject unrelated to video games what would it be? 1:55:15 - examples of TED talks, what are they anyway? 1:57:05 - Andrea’s talk: Why working hard is more important than being the smartest person in the room. 2:00:13 - Steimer’s talk: How learning to fail could lead to success. 2:01:40 - Britt’s talk: Simmer down: how to skim the fat from your life. 2:13:18 - Britt got into yoga!
Sep 27, 2019
E3 2020's Possible New Direction & OMG SIRFETCH'D - What's Good Games (Ep. 123)
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Thank you Manscaped for supporting this episode of What’s Good Games! Get 20% off and free shipping with the code WHATSGOOD at http://Manscaped.com.  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  Andrea is back this week and in her new house in Los Angeles! The group talks about the possible new direction E3 2020 is heading in and what it could mean, the records Gears 5 has set, Nintendo’s Ring Fit Adventure and, most importantly, Sirfetch’d. Hands-on impressions include Borderlands 3, Gears 5 and Creature in the Well.  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopolus Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed David Iacolucci Chewy’s Godson Segment One: News :44 Welcome to the show! 18:40 E3 2020’s possible new direction 32:53 Gears 5 sets records 38:27 Nintendo’s Ring Fit Adventure 46:17 SIRFETCH’D 53:03 Super Nintendo World  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:03:16 Gears 5 1:13:36 Borderlands 3 1:21:28 Britt’s ongoing Deadly Premonition thoughts 1:24:29 Creature in the Well https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Sep 20, 2019
New Final Fantasy VII Remake Trailer and Gears 5 Review – What’s Good Games (Ep. 122)
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Thank you to Raycon for sponsoring this week’s episode of What's Good Games! Go to http://buyraycon.com/WHATSGOOD to get 15% off your order!  Strap in kids, it’s another Steimbacher show as Andrea is caught up with fun adult responsibilities like moving. This week Britt breaks down the latest Final Fantasy VII trailer and talks about her hopes for Project Resistance. Britt and Steimer deep dive into KFC’s newest dating simulator (WHAT?!) and review Gears 5, Blair Witch and Knights and Bikes!  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopulos Chewy’s Godson Dasvid Iacolucci Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Timestamps: Segment 1: News :47 Welcome to the show! 8:26 Final Fantasy VII Breakdown 19:00 Apple Arcade 24:26 Project Resistance 30:32 Nintendo’s Switch Peripheral 35:10 KFC’s Dating Sim?! Segment 2: Hands-On 42:14 Welcome back! 43:10 Gears 5 review 1:02:00 Blair Witch 1:11:05 Knights and Bikes 1:18:28 Deadly Premonition: Origins Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Sep 13, 2019
What's Good Games LIVE from PAX West 2019 (Ep. 121)
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Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week our show features our PAX West 2019 panel! We chat about games we played like Marvel's Avengers, Best Friend Story, Roundgard, Predator: Hunting Grounds, and more! Plus we have special guest Jared Petty on to chat about the PlayDate mini console and we take audience questions.  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopolus Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed David Iacolucci Chewy’s Godson Segment One: PAX West Hands-On :49 Welcome to the show! 4:20 Marvel’s Avengers 13:00 Final Fantasy VII 15:06 Infliction 17:40 Roundguard 22:07 Best Friend Forever 24:55 Predator 30:30 Jared Petty joins us! 31:36 Boomerang Food 33:49 Playdate 39:05 Untitled Goose Game 41:14 Disintegration 43:52 Q&A  http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Sep 06, 2019
Telltale Games Brought Back and our Fire Emblem: Three Houses Spoilercast! – What’s Good Games (Ep. 120)
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Catherine: Full Body review code provided by SEGA of America. Man of Medan code provided by Bandai Namco. Control code provided by Remedy.  Thank you to Phlur and Bombas for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! That’s promo code WHATSGOOD at http://phlur.com to get your first three PHLUR fragrance samples at 20% off! That’s http://bombas.com/whatsgood for 20% off.  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week it’s another effin’ Britt and Steimer Show! They talk about Telltale Games being revived, World of Warcraft Classic is FINALLY here, the return of two Disney classics, the possibility of Judgment getting sequels and more! Hands-on impressions include our reviews of Man of Medan, Control and Catherine: Full Body and our third segment is all about Fire Emblem: Three Houses! Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopolus Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed David Iacolucci Chewy’s Godson Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 10:44 Telltale Games is being revived?! 19:45 WoW Classic is here! 26:54 Disney brings back two classics 33:50 Judgment might get a sequel! 35:15 Dying Light 2 footage 39:26 SO many game reviews this week!  Segment Two: Hands-On 41:19 Welcome back! 43:54 Control 59:30 Catherine: Full Body 11:59 Man of Medan  Segment Three: Fire Emblem: Three Houses Spoilercast 1:23:39 Welcome back! Let’s spoil Fire Emblem: Three Houses! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Aug 30, 2019
Gamescom 2019 and the Return of Alexa Ray! - What's Good Games (Ep. 119)
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Thank you to LiquidIV and MeUndies for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get 25% off at http://LiquidIV.com when you use code WHATSGOOD at checkout. To get your 15% off your first pair, free shipping, and a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, go to http://MeUndies.com/WGG. SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/2rAcJvF Join the community at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames This week Britt is out on a road trip so Steimer and Andrea are tackling the massive amount of news out of Gamescom 2019 including new Xbox trailers, Stadia announcements, and even more weird Death Stranding gameplay. Instead of a hands-on segment, Alexa Ray Corriea returns to catch up with Andrea about everything she's been up to for the last year. Thank you to Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopulous Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed David Iacolucci Want audio only? http://whatsgoodgames.com/podcast/ Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games Follow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgames Our discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgames Follow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficial Our website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com
Aug 23, 2019
New Saints Row and Dead Island 2 Coming Soon? - What's Good Games (Ep. 118)
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Thank you to Raycon and Quip for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games!  Go to http://buyraycon.com/WHATSGOOD to get 15% off your order! Quip starts at just $25 and if you go to http://getquip.com/WHATSGOOD right now, you can get your first refill pack for FREE.  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week the crew chats about what the heck THQ Nordic is up to...again! A new Saints Row is rumored to be in development plus they've snatched up somre more projects! Also in the news: Nintendo has rumored SNES controller on the way for Switch and what the heck was Twitch thinking with that Ninja business? In hands-on Andrea chats about her time with Borderlands 3 and the new vault hunters, Britt and Steimer plot their spoilercast for Fire Emblem, and Andrea chats about Katana Zero. Lastly, in this month's Patreon Segment they chat about which video game characters would make great best friends in real life.  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopolus Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed David Iacolucci Segment One: News :43 Welcome to the show! 13:08 THQ news dump 26:50 Need for Speed Heat 37:15 SNES-style controller appears in FCC filing 46:52 Oh, Twitch 56:20 Britt’s best life  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:05:42 Welcome back! 1:08:20 Borderlands 3 1:23:10 Fire Emblem: Three Houses 1:27:13 Katana zero  Segment Three: Patreon Segment 1:37:06 Welcome back! “If you could bring a video game character to life, who would it be?” http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Aug 16, 2019
Lootboxes, Pokemon, and Video Games OH MY! - What's Good Games (Ep. 117)
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Thank you to Phlur for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! That’s promo code WHATSGOOD at http://phlur.com to get your first three PHLUR fragrance samples at 20% off!  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  OH BOY is it a week or what?! On this episode the ladies talk about the upcoming disclosure of loot box drops by Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft AND the relationship between streamers and loot box creators, why video game harassment is not okay, the latest reason people want to boycott Borderlands 3 and Pokémon Sword and Shield news! Also, Britt briefly talked about Resident Evil because of course she did. Andrea and Steimer have been playing Wolfestein: Youngblood together and Britt and Steimer gush over Fire Emblem: Three Houses.  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Alex Rigopolus Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed David Iacolucci Segment One: News :54 Welcome to the show! 11:35 Loot box disclosures incoming 25:56 FTC panel reveals troubling relationships between streamers/loot box creators 32:36 Ongoing Ooblets harassment 47:30 Pokemon Sword and Shield news 57:00 Borderlands 3 leaks? 1:15:20 Resident Evil news kinda sorta  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:20:47 Welcome back! 1:27:35 Wolfenstein: Youngblood 1:48:00 Fire Emblem: Three Houses http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Aug 09, 2019
Wolfenstein and Call of Duty Controversies - What's Good Games (Ep. 116)
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Thank you to Gabi, Stitch Fix, and Bombas for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Go to http://gabi.com/WGG and start saving money, NO fees, NO forms, and NO spam. Get started today at http://StitchFix.com/whatsgood and get an extra 25% off when you keep everything in your box! That’s http://bombas.com/whatsgood for 20% off.  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week the news is full of scandal! Okay...it's not that serious. But we do chat Call of Duty: Modern Warfare's multiplayer reveal and contentious kill streak system, Garfield's new kart racer, Wolfenstein Young Blood's drama over pulled microtransactions, the Fortnite World Cup, and more. In hands-on, Steimer thinks it might be time to leave her LEGO Tower behind, Britt and Steimer are sucked all the way into Fire Emblem: Three Houses, and they both dipped their toes into the nazi-killing waters of Wolfenstein: Young Blood. Lastly, the whole crew got to get hands-on with an early build of The Outer Worlds and have exclusive gameplay to show you. *Access to The Outer Worlds preview event was provided by Private Division.  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Tom Bock Alex Rigopolus Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed David Iacolucci Segment One: News :42 Welcome to the show! 8:40 Controversial killstreak in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 27:25 GARFIELD KART WOOOO 33:03 Wolfenstein: Youngblood’s microtransactions 54:18 Holy crap, Fortnite World Cup 59:31 The Outer Worlds is coming to Switch!  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:04:47 Welcome back! 1:08:43 LEGO Towers 1:18:54 Fire Emblem Three Houses 1:33:52 Wolfestein Youngblood  Segment Two: The Outer Worlds 1:46:11 Welcome back! 1:51:01The Outer Worlds impressions http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Aug 02, 2019
Exploring The Outer Worlds – What’s Good Games Special Episode
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Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week we have a special episode for you straight from Santa Monica! Britt, Andrea and Steimer had the opportunity to sit down with senior narrative designer Carrie Patel and senior designer Brian Hines to talk about their upcoming title, The Outer Worlds!  Our travel and accommodations were provided by Private Division.  http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Aug 02, 2019
Nintendo JoyCon Lawsuit - What's Good Games (Ep. 115)
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Thanks to Liquid IV and Quip for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get 25% off at http://LiquidIV.com when you use code WHATSGOOD at checkout. Quip starts at just $25 and if you go to http://getquip.com/WHATSGOOD right now, you can get your first refill pack for FREE.  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week the team chats about Nintendo new Joycon repair policy in the wake of a class-action lawsuit filed against them for Joycon drift issues. Plus they chat about EA's weird reveal of Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 3, GTA Online's controversial casino gambling, Media Molecule is on the hunt for game devs, and The Witcher gets a grunt worthy new trailer. In hands-on, Steimer talks about her time in LEGO Tower and Andrea couldn't be more excited! Britt chats about her return to literature with some news books, her quest for woohoo in the Sims 4, and a return to Divinity 2.  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Tom Bock Alex Rigopolus Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed David Iacolucci Segment One: News :42 Welcome to the show! 13:23 Nintendo to repair Joy-Con drift issues for free 22:48 Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare 3? 29:32 GTA V’s new shiny casino 43:33 Media Molecule wants to pay small teams for games in Dreams 46:54 We grunt over The Witcher  Segment Two: Hands-On 52:47 Welcome back! 55:46 Lego Towers 1:14:35 Rat Queens 1:16:20 The Last Wish 1:19:18 The Sims 4 1:28:10 Divinity 2  http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jul 26, 2019
Ubisoft and HitRecord Controversy - What's Good Games (Ep. 114)
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Thank you to UpStart, RayCon, and Earth Break for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Hurry to http://upstart.com/whatsgood to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is. Right now, you can go to http://EarthBreak.com/WHATSGOOD for 25% off your first box. Go to http://buyraycon.com/WHATSGOOD to get 15% off your order!  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week the ladies JUST got back from a *secret* preview event, but that won't stop 'em from recording a show! (Excuse the deliriousness.) Topics include one John Drake joining Disney, the lack of Borderlands 3 cross-play at launch, ANOTHER Nintendo Switch model, that HitRecord controversy and more! Hands-on impressions include Stranger Things 3, Riverbond, Dr. Mario World and Andrea's obsession with LEGO Tower continues.  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Tom Bock Alex Rigopolus Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed David Iacolucci Segment One: News :42 Welcome to the show! 10:20 John Drake joins Disney! 19:30 No Borderlands 3 cross-play at launch 24:44 ANOTHER Nintendo Switch model! 37:50 Uplay+ subscription service 46:30 Watch Dogs: Legion/HitRecord controversy Segment Two: Hands-On 1:01:05 Welcome back! 1:08:18 Stranger Things 3 1:15:22 LEGO Towers 1:22:43 Dr. Mario World 1:37:20 Riverbond 1:42:03 Steimer’s workout of life http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jul 19, 2019
Nintendo Switch Lite Revealed! - What's Good Games (Ep. 113)
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Thank you to Honey, MeUndies, and Phlur for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get Honey for free at http://joinhoney.com/rooster To get your 15% off your first pair, free shipping, and a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, go to http://MeUndies.com/WGG Go to http://phlur.com today and use promo code WHATSGOOD to get 20% off your FIRST custom PHLUR sample set!  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames It's a short week but we've still got a couple news stories to chat about, including Shenmue 3's refund situation, Sony contemplating buying developers, and Henry Cavil's new photos from Netflix's The Witcher series. Plus it's July so that means time to discuss Game of the Year so far contenders like Resident Evil 2 Remake, Devil May Cry 5, Katana Zero, and more!  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Tom Bock Alex Rigopulous Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed  Segment One: News :42 Welcome to the show! 8:03 Nintendo Switch Lite revealed 29:27 Amazon Game Studios is developing a Lord of the Rings MMORPG 41:05 Netflix announces a Cuphead animated series 45:40 TakeThis releases a State of the Industry white paper 49:40 New Pokemon/GIGANTAMAXINGGGGG  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:00:16 Welcome back! 1:03:59 Devil May Cry 5 1:14:06 Sea of Solitude 1:26:22 Judgment 1:30:49 Back in 1995 1:36:00 LEGO Tower  Segment Three: Man of Medan Hands-On 1:43:53 Welcome back! 1:54:04 Man of Medan preview http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jul 12, 2019
Game of the Year So Far 2019 - What's Good Games (Ep. 112)
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Thank you to Stitch Fix, Quip and Gabi for sponsoring this week’s episode! Get started today at http://StitchFix.com/whatsgood and get an extra 25% off when you keep everything in your box! Quip starts at just $25 and if you go to http://getquip.com/WHATSGOOD right now, you can get your first refill pack for FREE. Go to http://gabi.com/WGG to start the process of saving money, with NO fees, NO forms, and NO spam.  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  It's a short week but we've still got a couple news stories to chat about, including Shenmue 3's refund situation, Sony contemplating buying developers, and Henry Cavil's new photos from Netflix's The Witcher series. Plus it's July so that means time to discuss Game of the Year so far contenders like Resident Evil 2 Remake, Devil May Cry 5, Katana Zero, and more!  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Tom Bock Alex Rigopulous Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed  Segment One: News :42 Welcome to the show! 9:20 Epic refunding Shenmue 3 backers 16:59 Sony is considering studio acquisitions 26:34 Geralt’s bum  Segment Two: GOTY So Far 33:15 Welcome back! 40:55 Resident Evil 2 43:17 Sekiro 44:25 DMC5 46:04 The Outer Wilds 49:46 Days Gone 54:28 The Division 2 58:49 Mario Maker 2, Bloodstained, MK11 1:02:20 Plague Tale: Innocence, Cadence of Hyrule, Metro Exodus, Katana Zero 1:09:58 Dreams, Apex Legends, Rage 2 1:16:33 Potential upcoming GOTY winners  http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jul 05, 2019
Epic Games Store's Ultimatum - What's Good Games (Ep. 111)
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Thank you to Calm, DoorDash, and Grammarly for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games!  Right now, What’s Good Games listeners get 25% off a Calm Premium subscription at http://calm.com/WHATSGOOD Right now, our listeners can get $5 off their first order of $15 or more when you download the DoorDash app and enter promo code WHATSGOOD. For 20% off a Grammarly premium account, go to http://Grammarly.com/whatsgood.  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week the team is chatting about PUBG's new "narrative experience" in the works, Respawn telling folks Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order is more than meets the eye, and the Epic Games Store ultimatum delivered by Tim Sweeney. In our hands-on segment, Britt and Andrea discuss their time with Cadence of Hyrule, Steimer has been slaying in Dauntless, and Britt is loving the world of Judgement. Lastly, they take your Dear WGG questions including female representation in video games, Baldur's Gate 3 hype, and more.  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Lincoln Davis Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed  Segment One: News :44 Welcome to the show! 14:46 A new PUBG narrative experience?! 22:28 Jedi: Fallen Order’s E3 demo 32:09 Epic’s strategy to disrupt Steam  Segment Two: Hands-On 44:33 Welcome back! 47:10 Cadence of Hyrule 59:48 Dauntless 1:03:35 Monster Hunter World 1:07:18 Judgment 1:15:00 Steimer’s Rage 2 update  Segment Three: Dear WGG questions! 1:17:50 Welcome back! 1:20:24 Have you ever put down a game, then come back to it later and LOVE IT? – Moll-AY 1:24:58 How excited are you for Baldur’s Gate 3?! – Sascha 1:29:23 Your thoughts on female representation in video games? -Gabbie 1:39:25 Will you be joining us for PAX West? – Nicole 1:40:15 The future of internet caps – The Nano Biologist http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jun 28, 2019
Best of E3 2019 - What's Good Games (Ep. 110)
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Thank you Quip, MeUndies and Upstart for sponsoring this week’s episode! Quip starts at just $25 and if you go to http://GetQuip.com/WHATSGOOD right now To get your 15% off your first pair, free shipping, and a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, go to http://MeUndies.com/WGG Hurry to http://upstart.com/whatsgood to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week the crew is back in the studio for a post-E3 recap. They kick things off discussing the news about Phil Spencer's statement on the Microsoft/Sony partnership, the "surprise mechanics" and lootbox drama continues with EA, and the launch of Harry Potter: Wizard Unite is here! In hands-on they continue the discussion of The Outer Worlds E3 demo, Gears 5, Wolfenstein: Youngblood and more. Lastly, they take your Dear WGG questions and discuss Luigi's Mansion 3, DOOM Eternal, and Darksiders Genesis. Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Lincoln Davis Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed  Segment One: News :43 Welcome to the show! 15:13 Sony/Microsoft partnership explained 19:35 EA’s lootboxes are “surprise mechanics” 32:55 Niantic’s Harry Potter launches this week! 36:10 Monster Hunter World: Iceborne beta incoming  Segment Two: E3 2019 Hands-On 38:01 Welcome back! 41:16 The Outer Worlds 54:25 Wolfenstein: Youngblood 1:02:00 Link’s Awakening 1:07:20 Gears 5 1:13:50 Oddworld: Soulstorm  Segment Three: E3 2019 Hands-On Continued! 1:24:03 Welcome back! 1:30:35 Luigi’s Mansion 3 1:40:25 Doom Eternal 1:47:35 Darksiders: Genesis 1:57:09 “Do you think publishers should only announce games when they’re ready?” -Brandon Gann 2:00:38 PC Gaming Show questions from Lexis & Eric http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jun 21, 2019
E3 2019 LIVE! - What's Good Games (Ep. 109)
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We’re live from GameSpot’s Base Station at E3 2019! Th ladies talk you through the 10 most exciting things they saw at E3 2019. Let’s chat about Cyberpunk 2077, Final Fantasy VII, Pokémon and more!  Timestamps: 3:05 Star Wars: Skywalker Saga 6:23 Dragon Ball Z: Kakaraot 10:04 Monster Hunter World: Iceborne 16:20 Watch Dogs Legion 21:47 Final Fantasy VII 27:27 Dying Light 2 33:33 Cyberpunk 2077 41:00 Pokemon Sword/Shield 48:30 Avengers 54:00 The Outer Worlds Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Jun 14, 2019
Watch Dogs Legion Confirmed! - What's Good Games (Ep. 108)
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Thank you Phlur, Stitch Fix and Door Dash for sponsoring this week’s episode! Go to http://phlur.com today and use promo code WHATSGOOD to get 20% off your custom Phlur sample set! Get an extra 25% off when you keep everything in your box at http://stitchfix.com/whatsgood Get $5 off their first order of $15 or more when you download the DoorDash app and enter promo code: WHATSGOOD Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames This week the team is back in the States but also recording early because E3!!! It's almost time for the big show to kick off, so they missed some big news (sorry Stadia and Pokemon fans) but they did chat about the Watch Dogs Legion leak, Destiny 2's upcoming expansion on the moon, and new info from Hideo Kojima on the production of Death Stranding. In hands-on, Andrea discusses the deep dive she got with Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, Steimer talks about her time with Unravel 2 and Rage 2, and Britt jumped into Dauntless and Observation. Lastly, they recap their trip to the UK including what they learned about High Tea (ahem...Afternoon Tea), Bangers and Mash, and their mutual love for the Spice Girls.  Thank you to our Patreon Producers: Lincoln Davis Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed  Segment One: News :41 Welcome to the show! 10:55 EA Donates $1 million to fight against online toxicity 17:38 Google Stadia press conference incoming 19:30 Watch Dogs Legion has LEAKED! 27:17 Destiny 2 expansion will be revealed soon 33:40 Kojima talks Death Stranding  Segment Two: Hands-On 41:58 Welcome back! 44:30 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 1:06:48 Dauntless 1:10:12 Unravel 2 1:13:00 Rage 2 1:16:18 Observation 1:20:15 Journey to the Savage Planet 1:21:30 Control 1:22:23 Trover Saves the Universe  Segment Three: LONDON! 1:28:03 Welcome back! Let’s talk about our time in London! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jun 07, 2019
E3 2019 Predictions w/ Magic 8-Ball - What's Good Games (Ep. 107)
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Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  That's right, the Magic 8-Ball is BACK! We run through our predictions for the upcoming extravaganza that is E3 2019. We will see new hardware from Xbox? What about a new game from Bethesda? Will Ubisoft finally show Beyond Good & Evil 2 gameplay? Will Square Enix reveal a release date for Final Fantasy 7 Remake??! Is this the year Britt hears about an Ocarina of Time remake for Switch? WHAT WILL THE 8-BALL SAY?  Thank you to May's Patreon Producers: Lincoln Davis Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Segment One: E3 Predictions! :44 Welcome to the show! 6:38 EA predictions 10:42 Microsoft predictions 30:44 Bethesda predictions 41:16 PC Gamer Show 42:24 Ubisoft predictions 55:40 Square Enix predictions 1:17:32 Nintendo predictions http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ 
May 31, 2019
What's up with THQ Nordic? - What's Good Games (Ep. 106)
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Thank you Quip, Upstart and DoorDash for sponsoring this week’s episode of What’s Good Games! Get your first refill pack free at http://getquip.com/whatsgood Hurry to http://upstart.com/whatsgood to find out HOW LOW your Upstart rate is. Get $5 off their first order of $15 or more when you download the DoorDash app and enter promo code: WHATSGOOD Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames This week Andrea and Steimer chat about the final death of Ouya, THQ Nordic's crazy announcement about all of their games in development, George R.R. Martin getting into video games, Sony's new production house for TV & Movies, and more. In hands-on, Andrea talks about her experience with the Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift S and she also got hands-on with Double Fine's upcoming rogue-like RAD. Steimer chats about what she's loaded up on her Switch for the trip to London, and lastly they take your questions from the anniversary stream. Thank you to May's Patreon Producers: Lincoln Davis Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed  Segment One: News :43 Welcome to the show! 8:20 Ouya’s game store closes next month 16:02 THQ Nordic is bananas 23:52 George R.R. Martin is working with From Software?! 27:42 Duantless is the first game to launch with PS4 cross-play! 31:58 Sony opens PlayStation Productions  Segment Two: Hands-On 39:00 Welcome back! 41:56 Oculus Quest 43:40 Phantom: Covert Ops 50:18 Lone Echo II 53:49 Asgard’s Wrath 1:05:20 RAD 1:13:16 The Division 2 Dark Hours Raid  Segment Three: Let’s take your questions! 1:20:32 Welcome back!  http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
May 24, 2019
Sony and Microsoft Are Working Together - What's Good Games (Ep. 105)
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Thank you to Stitch Fix, MeUndies, and Phlur for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games!  Get an extra 25% off when you keep everything in your box at http://stitchfix.com/whatsgood Get 15% off your first pair at http://meundies.com/wgg Go to http://phlur.com today and use promo code WHATSGOOD to get 20% off your custom Phlur sample set!  Thank you to this month's Patreon Producers: Lincoln Davis Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week the team is back together to discuss the whopper news story of Sony and Microsoft working together on cloud gaming and streaming. We also chat about the new EPIC MEGA SALE, Nintendo's Super Mario Maker 2 details, their weird voucher thing, and their Japan sales milestone. In hands-on, Andrea and Steimer talk about some indies they played a Judges Week, Andrea got hands-on with the newly announced Rocket Arena, and Britt went medieval with A Plague Tale: Innocence. Spoilers: there are lots of rats. Lastly, Andrea took a deep dive into hunting combat game Dauntless ahead of their official launch next week.  Segment One: News :43 Welcome to the show! 10:46 Sony and Microsoft are working together?! 21:15 Epic’s Mega Sale 33:02 Super Mario Maker 2 38:42 Nintendo is offering vouchers 43:59 Switch has outsold PS4 in Japan  Segment Two: Hands-on 50:48 Welcome back! 55:10 Supermarket Shriek 1:01:19 Creature in the Well 1:13:00 Rocket Arena 1:21:14 Plague Tale: Innocence Segment Three 1:34:20 Welcome back! 1:41:00 Andrea’s Dauntless impressions http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
May 17, 2019
What is the 100 Baby Challenge? - What's Good Games (Ep. 104)
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Thank you to Calm and Robinhood for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Robinhood is giving listeners a free stock at http://whatsgood.robinhood.com Get 25% off a Calm Premium subscription at http://calm.com/whatsgood Thank you to this month's Patreon Producers: Lincoln Davis Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week with Steimer out, Andrea and Britt are joined by Buzzfeed Multiplayer's Kelsey Impicciche. They talk about proposed legislation banning lootboxes, a new Ubisoft leaked game called Ghost Recon Breakpoint, EA Access is finally coming to PS4, a potential Final Fantasy VII Remake tease, and more. In hands-on, Andrea chats about how much she loved the Mortal Kombat 11 campaign, Britt is having a blast in Outward, and Kelsey talks about her fascination with Dead by Daylight. Lastly, Kelsey explains The Sims 100 Baby Challenge she is currently undergoing and why she decided to start "Scared Buddies" even though she hates horror games.  Find Kelsey: On Buzzfeed's Youtube at: http://www.youtube.com/buzzfeedmultiplayer On her Youtube at: https://www.youtube.com/user/keepcalmandkelseyon On Twitter at: http://www.twitter.com/kelseydangerous On Twitch at: http://www.twitch.tv/buzzfeedmultiplayer Segment One: News :42 Welcome to the show! 1:00 Welcome Kelsey! 8:35 A US senator is introducing a loot box bill 20:50 Ubisoft’s next Ghost Recon leaked 24:43 EA is expanding its service to PS4 31:23 Square Enix teases Final Fantasy? 37:40 Netherrealm responds to accusations 43:54 Sonic is getting a makeover!  Segment Two: Hands-on 49:42 Welcome back! 52:00 Days Gone 1:00:03 Dead by Daylight 1:08:06 Diablo 3: Eternal Collection 1:09:22 Mortal Kombat 11 1:18:06 Outward  Segment Three 1:25:14 Welcome back! Let’s get to know Kelsey! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
May 10, 2019
Borderlands 3 Gameplay Reveal - What's Good Games (Ep. 103)
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Thank you to HoneyBook, Third Love, and Quip for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games. Get 50% off your first year with promo code WHATSGOOD at http://honeybook.com Go to http://thirdlove.com/WHATSGOOD now to find your perfect-fitting bra and get 15% off your first purchase! Get your first refill pack free at http://getquip.com/whatsgood Thank you to this month's Patreon Producers: Lincoln Davis Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week Britt and Andrea flew down to Hollywood to play Borderlands 3! (Courtesy of 2K Games) They watched a presentation from Randy Pitchford and Paul Sage, and were given extensive hands-on time with the upcoming game. Be sure to check out the gameplay video on the channel! Segment One: Borderlands 3 Announcements :43 Welcome to the show! 1:40 What happened to this week’s show? 4:10 Brief (BRIEF) rundown of the week’s gaming news 8:54 Borderlands 3 news!  Segment Two: Hands-on 33:15 Welcome back! 38:59 Borderlands 3 hands-on impressions http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
May 03, 2019
Days Gone Review – What’s Good Games (Ep. 102)
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Thank you to Stitch Fix and GOAT for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get an extra 25% off when you keep everything in your box at http://stitchfix.com/whatsgood Find the perfect 100% authentic sneaker at http://goat.com/goodgames  Days Gone review copies were provided by PlayStation.  Thank you to Patreon Producers: Lincoln Davis Alex Rigopulus Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week Andrea is hosting at GamesBeat Summit so Britt and Steimer and holding it DOOOWN. They talk about the latest rumors regarding a new Switch console, the Persona 5 Royal reveal, Square Enix at E3, crunch at Epic Games and more. Hands-on include Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy and A Dark Room. The entire third segment is dedicated to reviewing Days Gone!  Segment One: News :44 Welcome to the show! 11:06 Another report about a new Nintendo Switch console surfaces 16:20 Persona 5: The Royal revealed! 23:59 Square Enix announces a E3 press conference 26:26 I wanted to ask about the most talked about Avengers project in gaming: What do you think the current status is of the project being developed by Crystal Dynamics? – Brandon Gann 36:28 Another FortnitexAvengers crossover 39:18 Crunch at Epic Games 53:49 Doraemon Story of Seasons is heading west  Segment Two: Hands-on 58:55 Welcome back! 1:01:20 Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy 1:04:46 A Dark Room 1:08:30 Hey Friends! From what it seems and what rumors are saying, we will now likely have 5 zombie games releasing this year (World War Z, Days Gone, Back 4 Blood, Last of Us 2, and Dying Light 2)...with that said, do you think that zombie style games are becoming outdated? - Caleb  Segment Three: Days Gone Review 1:18:37 Welcome back! 1:20:04 Britt’s thoughts on Days Gone 1:30:32 Andrea/Steimer’s Days Gone discussion  http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Apr 26, 2019
PS5 First Details Revealed! - What's Good Games (Ep. 101)
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Thank you to Phlur, MeUndies, and Calm for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Go to http://phlur.com today and use promo code WHATSGOOD to get 20% off your custom Phlur sample set! Get 15% off your first pair at http://meundies.com/wgg Get 25% off a Calm Premium subscription at http://calm.com/whatsgood This week Steimer and Andrea have so much news to discuss, they break it into 2 segments! First, they start with the new details on the next generation for PlayStation were fondly calling PS5, though no official name was given. Then they dive into the new Xbox One S All-Digital edition and how it's a bit of a disappointment. In the second block, they chat about the reveal of Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, Ubisoft donating funds to Notre Dame, The Division 2's raid delay, and more. Lastly, Andrea chats about her hands-on time with Dreams early access and Steimer talks about her continued adventures in The Division 2. FTC Disclaimer: Early Access to Dreams on PS4 was provided by Sony Interactive Entertainment. For exclusive videos, streams, and more join our Patreon community at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Thank you to this month's Patreon Producers: Lincoln Davis Alex Rigopulos Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed Want audio only? http://whatsgoodgames.com/podcast/ Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games Follow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgames Our discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgames Follow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficial Our website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com Time stamps: 1:00 - Welcome to episode 101 2:50 - Write to us at http://www.whatsgoodgames.com/DearWGG 3:15 - Andrea is hosting at GamesBeat Summit 2019 next week! 9:00 - Playstation 5 new details unveiled 16:21 - What about cross-platform games from PS4 to PS5? 23:23 - Do you think the next-gen system will have a bigger box so it doesn't overheat? 26:20 - How much will the PS5 cost? 29:58 - Will Sony change the Dualshock controller for PS5? 33:34 - Microsoft reveals the Xbox One S All-Digital Edition 36:20 - Xbox Game Pass Ultimate details 51:15 - Remember when Xbox One was revealed and people were mad? 52:50 - SEGMENT 2 BEGINS 55:10 - Star Wars Jedi: Fall Order info from Star Wars Celebration 1:10:05 - Ubisoft donates funds to help rebuild Notre Dame 1:16:15 - Do you think Assassin's Creed Odyssey post-launch content strategy is enough to keep players interested? 1:18:18 - The Division 2's first raid is delayed 1:20:30 - Netflix's The Witcher adaptation is releasing this fall 1:24:10 - Persona 5's Joker is out now for Super Smash Bros Ultimate 1:29:45 - SEGMENT 3 BEGINS 1:33:11 - Andrea tried Dreams Early Access on PS4 1:44:42 - SwitchFix Nintendo Switch Pro Controller holder 1:47:17 - Astro Gaming C40 Pro Controller first impressions 1:50:30 - We played the Division 2 together! 1:57:45 - Steimer wants glitter effects for her guns
Apr 19, 2019
Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order Reveal Incoming - What's Good Games (Ep. 100)
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Thank you to Quip and Robinhood for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get your first Quip refill pack free at http://getquip.com/whatsgood Robinhood is giving listeners a free stock at http://whatsgood.robinhood.com  Thank you to Patreon Producers: Lincoln Davis Alex Rigopulus Faris Attieh Mohammed Mohammed  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week the crew is celebrating 100 EPISODES of What's Good Games! **throws confetti** In the news block we chat about PSN ID name changes finally going live, what is going on with Dragon Age 4, Resident Evil 2 paid unlocks, and the Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order reveal tease. In hands-on, Britt is still obsessed with My Time at Portia, Steimer is loving her little birb in Falcon Age, and Andrea is burning rubber in Dangerous Driving. They wrap up the show with some of their favorite memories across 100 episodes of WGG.  Segment One: News :43 Welcome to the show! 9:45 PSN ID changes are LIVE! 17:30 Dragon Age 4 32:13 Resident Evil 2’s in-game rewards DLC 37:40 Star Wars Jedi: Fall Order reveal incoming 43:39 Anonymous millionaire wants to create IRL battle royale  Segment Two: Hands-on 50:16 Welcome back! 51:50 My Time at Portia 54:30 Ace Attorney 58:16 Dangerous Driving 1:08:54 Dragon’s Dogma 1:11:05 Outward 1:17:39 Falcon Age 1:32:00 The Division 2  Segment Three: 100 Episodes of WGG! 1:34:01 Welcome back! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Apr 12, 2019
Borderlands 3 & Anthem's Troubled Development - What's Good Games (Ep.99)
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Thank you to HoneyBook and Calm for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games!  Get 50% off your first year a http://honeybook.com with promo code: WHATSGOOD Get 25% off a Calm Premium subscription at http://calm.com/whatsgood  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week Andrea is taking some R&R (clever girl) so the Steimbachers are holding it down! They talk about the exciting Borderlands 3 news, the bummertown article that recently came out about Anthem’s troubled development, GameStop’s heavy loss and could Persona 5 be coming to Switch?! Britt is still playing My Time at Portia and recently hopped into Yoshi’s Crafted World and Steimer has finished another game! They also talk about their time in co-op challenge tombs in Shadow of the Tomb Raider. *NOTE: DLC 7 for Shadow of the Tomb Raider releases April 23rd.  Segment One: News :46 Welcome to the show! 9:55 Borderlands 3 news! 21:18 Anthem’s troubled development 50:01 GameStop’s losing money 58:07 PlayStation Store’s refund policy 1:01:26 Have Twitch Prime? Get a free year of Nintendo Switch Online! 1:02:55 Is Persona 5, A Link to the Past and Metroid Prime Trilogy coming to Switch?! 1:08:06 Monolith working on another Zelda! 1:12:11 Human Fall Flat’s new level coming to console  Segment Two: Hands-on 1:13:54 Welcome back! 1:16:03 Oxenfree 1:21:56 Celeste 1:33:56 My Time at Portia 1:37:06 Yoshi’s Crafted World 1:43:40 Shadow of the Tomb Raider DLC 6/7 http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Apr 05, 2019
What's Good Games LIVE! - PAX East 2019 Panel Recording
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We had an amazing time at PAX East 2019! In this special episode of What’s Good Games you can listen to the panel we held on Thursday, March 25th where we chatted about Borderlands 3, the games we played at PAX East, we took questions from the audience and more!  http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames  Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Apr 01, 2019
State of Play, ID@Xbox, and more w/ Marissa Roberto - What's Good Games (Ep. 98)
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Thank you to Bespoke Post, GOAT, and Stitch Fix for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games!  To receive 20% off your first subscription box, go to http://boxofawesome.com and enter code WHATSGOOD at checkout. Get 100% authentic sneakers at http://goat.com/goodgames Get an extra 25% off when you keep all items in your box at http://stitchfix.com/whatsgood  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week Steimer is on vacation but Marissa Roberto joins Britt and Andrea for the show! They discuss Playstation's new State of Play presentation, the ID@Xbox game showcase, Apple Arcade, rumored changes to Nintendo Switch and more. In hands-on they discuss Marissa's time in Clash Royale, Britt's obsession with My Time in Portia, and Andrea's end game experience in The Division 2. They also got an early preview of Remedy's CONTROL and Typhoon Studios' Journey to a Savage Planet. Lastly they chat with Marissa about her work in the field of esports and gaming, why she loves baseball so much, and what her plan is next.  Find Marissa on Twitter @marissaroberto Watch her chat esports on Squad State at http://www.twitch.tv/squadstate Follow @TSN_Official on Instagram for her sports stories! Segment One: News :44 Welcome to the show! 1:20 Welcome Marissa! 19:45 State of Play recap 45:00 ID@Xbox Game Pass recap 51:56 Apple Arcade?! 57:18 The Lord of the Rings: Gollum 1:01:05 New Switch models incoming?!  Segment Two: Hands-on 1:10:19 Welcome back! 1:14:47 Britt’s obsession with My Time at Portia 1:26:22 Clash Royale 1:33:09 The Division 2 1:36:43 Journey to the Savage Planet 1:44:10 CONTROL  Segment 3: Let’s chat with Marissa Roberto! 1:54:08 Welcome back!
Mar 29, 2019
Google Stadia and GDC 2019 with Meggan Scavio - What's Good Games (Ep. 97)
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Thank you MeUndies, Quip & Grammarly for sponsoring this week’s episode!  Get 15% off your first pair at http://meundies.com/wgg Get your first refill pack free at http://getquip.com/whatsgood For 20% off a Grammarly premium account, go to http://grammarly.com/whatsgood.  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week the crew is all together in the Bay Area for the 2019 Game Developer's Conference! They are joined by special guest Meggan Scavio, the President of the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences. They chat about Google's Stadia announcement, Sea of Thieves' new update, Nintendo's Nindies reveal, and more from GDC. They also discuss a variety of games they played at the show from ID@Xbox, Oculus, and more. Lastly, they discuss the AIAS Foundation, scholarship program, and more ways the Academy is helping young talent start creating in the games industry.  Segment One: News :44 Welcome to the show! 12:45 Google Stadia 36:13 Sea of Thieves Anniversary 39:40 Metro Exodus does VERY well on Epic Games Store 43:15 Quantic Dream/Ubisoft and Epic Games Store 46:00 Nintendo Switch Nindies 50:45 Apex Legends Battle Pass 50:52 Anthem sales start STRONG  Segment Two: Hands-on 55:55 BeatSaber 58:10 Journey of the Gods 1:04:06 Stormland 1:11:57 After Party 1:17:50 Hyper Dot 1:21:40 Silver Chains 1:27:09 Falcon Age  Segment 3: Let’s chat with Meggan Scavio! 1:32:02 Welcome back! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Mar 22, 2019
What's Good Cory? - God of War Special Episode with Cory Barlog
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During the 2019 Game Developer's Conference, Sony Santa Monica's Cory Barlog stopped by the What's Good Games studio to chat about the impressive amount of awards the studio has won, what his "Reinventing God of War" GDC talk will look like, and how a jumping spider made its way into his house. Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Mar 18, 2019
The Division 2 is REAL Fun - What's Good Games (Ep. 96)
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Thank you to HoneyBook, Robinhood, and Phlur for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get 50% off your first year at http://honeybook.com with promo code: WHATSGOOD Robinhood is giving listeners a free stock at http://whatsgood.robinhood.com Go to http://phlur.com today and use promo code WHATSGOOD to get 20% off your custom Phlur sample set! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames This week on the show the crew is back chatting about Jade Raymond joining Google, and is Borderlands 3 going to be revealed at PAX East? In hands-on, Britt talks about her time with Final Fantasy IX on Switch, Andrea played more Season of the Drifter, and Steimer dipped her toes into Tom Clancy's The Division 2. They wrap up the show with Andrea interviewing Riana Manuel where they chat about working as an admin in the Kinda Funny community, finding What's Good, and playing games together.  Segment One: News :43 Welcome! 2:17 WGG streams and PAX East news 9:24 Jade Raymond joins Google/Google’s gaming plans?! 19:50 Brendan Greene has a new role within PUBG 25:16 Borderlands 3 incoming?! 36:33 Halo: The Master Chief Collection coming to PC 44:00 Harry Potter: Wizards Unite  Segment Two: Hands-on 53:37 Welcome back! Let’s talk about embarrassing stories because WHY NOT 1:02:09 Final Fantasy IX 1:08:09 Destiny 2: Forsaken – Season of the Drifter 1:10:43 The Division 2  Segment 3: Interview with Riana Manuel 1:37:12 Welcome back! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page!  https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Mar 15, 2019
Devil May Cry 5 and Days Gone Hands-On - What's Good Games (Ep. 95)
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Thank you Stitch Fix for sponsoring this episode! Get an extra 25% off when you keep all items in your box at http://stitchfix.com/whatsgood Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week Britt and Andrea hold down the fort while Steimer takes some personal time. They chat about Nintendo's foray into VR with Labo, Xbox's rumored disc-less console, and Anthem's continued issues. In the hands-on segment, Britt gives her thoughts on Devil May Cry 5 (hint: it's awesome) and Andrea chats about her lengthy time with Days Gone. They also chat about Destiny 2: Forsaken's Season of the Drifter, The Division 2 open beta, and Britt's first time with a Warhammer game: Chaosbane. Segment One: News :43 Welcome! 10:33 Nintendo LABO VR announced 19:18 Xbox One S All-Digital Edition?! 30:08 Another Sonic movie leak 38:36 Apex Legends hits 50 million players 44:18 Anthem is crashing PS4s  Segment Two: Hands-on 1:02:45 Welcome back! 1:07:30 The Division 2 open beta 1:09:25 Destiny 2’s Season of the Drifter 1:13:52 Devil May Cry 5 1:35:25 Days Gone 2:01:18 Warhammer: Chaosbane http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Mar 08, 2019
Days Gone: Crafting Narrative in an Open World
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In this special episode* of What's Good Games, Andrea chats with John Garvin, Creative Director at Sony Interactive Entertainment's Bend Studio. After spending a few hours with a preview build of the upcoming game, they discuss the open world mechanics, how to incorporate narrative into a player-driven game, and if there is hope for Deacon St. John. *Special access to Days Gone provided by Sony Interactive Entertainment Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames 1:45 - Does Days Gone have an identity crisis? What is this game? 2:52 - Who is Deacon? 3:20 - Incorporating cut scenes into an open world 5:24 - Explaining the "Storylines" feature to quests 7:20 - How do you balance narrative progress in an open world? 9:35 - The crafting system explained 10:50 - Gameplay grounded in realism: where is the balance in a fantasy world? 13:10 - Deacon's motorcycle and its upgrade progression 14:00 - Encampments, vendors, and the "Trust" system 16:35 - Where the "Days Gone" title comes from Want audio only? http://whatsgoodgames.com/podcast/ Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games Follow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames Follow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgames Our discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgames Follow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficial Our website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com
Mar 06, 2019
The Division 2: Recreating Washington D.C. - What's Good Games
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In this special episode* of What's Good Games, Andrea and Britt sit down with members of Ubisoft's Massive Entertainment to discuss the world building of Tom Clancy's The Division 2. They traveled to Washington D.C. to visit real-world locations like the U.S. Capitol Building, The National Archives, and the Lincoln Memorial to see the inspiration for the new setting of the upcoming sequel. They spoke with IP Researcher Cloé Hammoud, Creative Director Julian Gerighty, and a Lead Environmental Artist Chad Chatterton. The Division 2 releases on March 15th for PS4, Xbox One, and PC.  *Ubisoft provided travel and accommodations for the recording of this episode. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames 0:46 Welcome1:00 Interview with Cloé Hammoud - IP Researcher, Massive Entertainment1:16 - What does an IP Researcher do?2:15 - How do you blend Tom Clancy's IP with creative input from Massive?5:20 - Learning about the fragility of Washington D.C.7:50 - Recreating real-world locations in The Division 29:00 - Why the commitment to realism?11:11 - Interview with Julian Gerighty - Creative Director, Massive Entertainment12:20 - Recreating and destroying D.C.14:00 - The challenge of "looter shooter" narratives14:50 - Drawing the line between realism and fantasy17:55 - The feeling of power in Washington20:35 - What does "hundreds of content" mean for The Division 2?22:12 - Games as a service: what have you learned from other developers?27:50 - Interview with Chad Chatterton - Lead Environmental Artist, Massive Entertainment28:30 - What role do environmental artist play in coordination with other developers?30:00 - Juggling art and environment in a game engine31:40 - How do you pick which details are important in an environment and which aren't?33:35 - What creative challenges did you run into trying to recreate D.C.?36:00 - Using research to build a believable world38:20 - Which area are you excited for players to see? Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_gamesFollow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgamesOur discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficialOur website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com
Mar 03, 2019
Pokémon Sword and Shield Revealed - What's Good Games (Ep. 94)
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Thank you Quip and Bespoke Post for sponsoring this episode! Get your first refill pack free at http://getquip.com/whatsgood To receive 20% off your first subscription box, go to http://boxofawesome.com and enter code WHATSGOOD at checkout. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames This week the crew is back together just in time to chat about the newly announced Pokémon Sword and Shield! The ladies also discuss DUNE’s return, the final nail in the coffin for Overkill’s The Walking Dead, The Division 2’s roadmap and the CLUSTER that was THQ Nordic’s AMA. Anthem is critiqued in the second segment, and Britt has been playing something old. Finally Britt and Andrea talk about their time in Washington D.C. with The Division 2! Segment One: News :43 Welcome to the show! 10:05 Pokémon Sword and Shield has been REVEALED! 36:01 DUNE returns! 39:10 Overkill’s The Walking Dead is no more 43:17 The Division 2’s roadmap 48:20 THQ Nordic’s AMA clusterffuuuuu Segment Two: Hands-on 1:02:08 Welcome back! 1:07:54 Anthem 1:45:04 Final Fantasy IV 1:47:41 Battloons Segment Three: The Division 2/Washington D.C. 1:50:46 Welcome back! Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Mar 01, 2019
Goodbye Vita, Hello Google! - What's Good Games (Ep. 93)
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Thank you to Smile Direct Club, Grammarly, and MeUndies for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Get $150 off at http://smiledirectclub.com/podcast with promo code: WHATSGOODGet 20% off a Grammarly premium account at http://Grammarly.com/whatsgoodGet 15% off your first pair at http://meundies.com/WGG Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. Join the community at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames This week Britt is in Hawaii so Andrea and Steimer hold it down to discuss Google's mysterious GDC event, saying goodbye to the Vita for good, Dreams going Early Access, Anthem's launch woes, and more! In Hands-On they chat about Steimer's time with Far Cry New Dawn, Crackdown 3, and Glass Masquerade, and Andrea's time with Metro Exodus, Tetris 99, and Kingdom Rush Vengeance. Want audio only? http://whatsgoodgames.com/podcast/Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_gamesFollow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgamesOur discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficialOur website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com Time stamps:News segment:2:00 - Patreon monthly stream info3:15 - PAX East panel & meet up info6:55 - Smile Direct Club special offer8:10 - Grammarly special offer10:57 - News begins12:00 - Google making an announcement at GDC17:42 - Do you remember Ouya??20:00 - Dreams is heading into Early Access27:55 - Dreams copyright issue29:29 - PS Vita is ceasing production32:58 - What if Sony made a new gaming phone thing??37:10 - Want to win Andrea's Vita?38:00 - Anthem launch issues39:50 - Dear WGG: Can I play Anthem with no voice chat?50:30 - Gating access with pre-orders56:36 - Resident Evil 2 Crossover with PUBG Mobile1:00:22 - BREAK Segment 2: Hands-on1:00:55 - Is your underwear making you happy? (MeUndies special offer)1:04:03 - Steimer finished Crackdown 3!1:12:00 - Did Xbox Game Pass make Crackdown successful?1:14:58 - Andrea's been playing Tetris 991:18:58 - Metro Exodus continued impressions1:23:20 - Baby Ass Baby Mode FTW1:26:30 - Steimer is digging Far Cry New Dawn1:36:10 - Kingdom Rush Vengeance is real fun!1:39:27 - Glass Masquerade is the puzzle game you didn't know you needed
Feb 22, 2019
Crackdown 3, Metro Exodus & Far Cry New Dawn Reviews - What's Good Games (Ep. 92)
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Thank you GOAT and Robinhood for sponsoring this week’s show!  Visit http://goat.com/goodgames before the sneakers you want are gone! Robinhood is giving listeners a free stock at http://whatsgood.robinhood.com  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  Strap in, it’s a meaty episode. This week Britt and Steimer discuss the unfortunate layoffs at Activision Blizzard, Call of Duty’s new campaign, Blizzard’s lack of a major title in 2019, ALL OF THE NINTENDO DIRECT NEWS and so much more. In hands-on they review Crackdown 3, Metro Exodus and Far Cry New Dawn!  Segment One: News :42 Welcome to the show! 10:40 Activision Blizzard layoffs 24:40 Blizzard has no major game planned for 2019 27:18 Call of Duty campaign confirmed 34:10 PlayStation says E3 hasn’t kept up with industry 46:50 Sony open for business on cross-play? 57:25 Nintendo Direct news! 1:21:50 BioWare “not done” with Mass Effect 1:23:28 THQ acquires Warhorse 1:24:54 Pokemon Go getting AR photo mode Segment Two: Hands-on 1:27:28 Welcome back! 1:30:16 Far Cry New Dawn 1:43:34 Crackdown 3 2:01:40 Metro Exodus  Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Feb 15, 2019
Apex Legends is Kicking Butt - What's Good Games (Ep. 91)
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Thank you Stitch Fix and Quip for sponsoring this episode!  Get an extra 25% off when you keep all items in your box at http://stitchfix.com/whatsgood.  Get your first refill pack free at http://getquip.com/WHATSGOOD  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  It's (mostly) Britt and Steimer this week to chat to you about Apex Legends, a new Titanfall experience, Xbox Live coming to Nintendo Switch, EA's unfortunate fiscal report and more. Andrea briefly joins for the second segment to talk about The Division 2 with Britt, and Steimer and Britt chat about their hands-on with Kingdom Hearts 3, Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, Glass Masquerade and Farm Together. Segment One: News :43 Welcome to the show! 6:58 Apex Legends announced 19:58 New Titanfall experience coming this year 23:08 EA has a bummer fiscal report 33:40 Inside Xbox livestream recap 47:12 Xbox Live coming to Nintendo Switch?! 53:57 Anthem post-launch and endgame content revealed 1:01:55 Disney isn’t good at self-publishing?! Segment Two: Hands-on 1:09:32 Welcome back! 1:18:26 The Division 2 1:40:10 Kingdom Hearts 3 1:44:00 Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning 1:47:00 Glass Masquerade 1:50:20 Farm Together Discuss the podcast on our social channels!  http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Feb 08, 2019
The Division 2 Interview With Creative Director Julian Gerighty - What's Good Games Podcast
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Join the community at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  In this special episode of the What’s Good Games podcast Britt and Andrea sit with Creative Director Julian Gerighty and ask him about their extensive hands-on time with The Division 2.  Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames  Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Feb 04, 2019
Metro Exodus Removed From Steam – What’s Good Games Podcast (Ep. 90)
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Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Thank you Bespoke Post and Alien Blackout for sponsoring this episode! To receive 20% off your first subscription box, go to http://boxofawesome.com and enter code WHATSGOOD at checkout. Download Alien: Blackout at http://d3go.com/wgg SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/2rAcJvF Join the community at patreon.com/whatsgoodgames This week the ladies are joined by Alanah Pearce of Funhaus! Discussions include Epic Games Store snatchin’ up Metro Exodus, Quantic Dream’s new multi-platform future, some fun Resident Evil 2 news and more! We give our impressions of Anthem, Resident Evil 2, Kingdom Hearts III and more during the hands-on section. Segment One: News:20 Welcome to the show!6:19 Metro Exodus is coming to the Epic Games Store20:04 Quantic Dream’s multi-platform future27:19 Xbox’s presence at E3 201933:38 Resident Evil TV series?!38:08 Resident Evil 2 has shipped 3 million units39:13 Resident Evil 3 remake on the way?!44:42 Last week’s Anthem demo53:39 Inappropriate segment about Dragon Ball characters we’d bang Segment Two: Hands-On55:39 Welcome back!58:39 Rage 21:21:15 Steimer/Alanah’s Resident Evil 2 impressions1:35:05 Kingdom Hearts 31:41:20 Reverie: Sweet As Edition1:43:57 Sea of Thieves1:47:26 Anthem Demo Discuss the podcast on our social channels!http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgameshttp://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_gameshttp://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgamesJoin the community page!https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/Brittneyhttp://twitter.com/blondenerdhttp://facebook.com/blondenerdhttp://youtube.com/blondenerdAndreahttp://twitter.com/andrearenehttp://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/Steimerhttp://twitter.com/steimerhttps://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ 
Feb 01, 2019
Resident Evil 2 Review and Anthem Hands-On - What's Good Games (Ep. 89)
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Thank you Smile Direct Club and MeUndies for sponsoring this episode! Get $150 off your invisible aligners at http://smiledirectclub.com/podcast with promo code: whatsgood Get 15% off your first pair at http://meundies.com/wgg Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames This week the team chats about the crazy NPD sales numbers for Smash Bros, Red Dead, and more from 2018. Britt and Andrea recap their experience playing Mortal Kombat 11, Andrea chats about time in Far Cry New Dawn, and she gushes about her hands-on with Anthem. In the feature segment, Britt finally gets to tell the world about her play time with the Resident Evil 2 remake. Does she convince Steimer to play? MAYBE. Segment One: News :42 Welcome to the show! 8:57 HOLY NPD NUMBERS BATMAN 27:08 Resident Evil 2 is getting free DLC! 30:08 Overkill’s The Walking Dead is probably never coming to console  Segment Two: Hands-on 37:50 Steimer finished Gris! 42:13 Mortal Kombat 11 1:01:35 Far Cry New Dawn 1:11:13 Anthem  Segment Three: Resident Evil 2 Review 1:41:02 Welcome back! 1:43:40 Spoiler-free Resident Evil 2 review TIIIIIIIME Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jan 25, 2019
ANTHEM Interview with Bioware's Mike Gamble - What's Good Games Special Episode
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In this special episode of What's Good Games, Andrea Rene chats with Mike Gamble, Bioware's Lead Producer on Anthem. They discuss her time playing the game at a recent hands-on event, what to expect in the upcoming demo, and take your questions about the new direction Bioware is going with their multiplayer-focused game. Join our community and support WGG on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_gamesFollow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgamesOur discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficialOur website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com
Jan 24, 2019
Metro Exodus Preview - What's Good Games (Ep. 88)
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Thank you to Stitch Fix, Quip, and Robinhood for sponsoring this episode!Get an extra 25% off when you keep all 5 items in your box at http://stitchfix.com/whatsgoodGet your first refill pack free at http://getquip.com/whatsgoodRobinhood is giving listeners a free stock at http://whatsgood.robinhood.com This week the crew had to record early because Andrea and Britt went to the Mortal Kombat 11 reveal event! (Details soon!) But they did find time to chat about Bungie splitting from Activision, the potential leaked SNES games for Switch, Rocket League going cross play, and the upsetting Gearbox rumors. In hands-on, Andrea speaks at length about her time with Metro Exodus, Steimer relives her time with the Resident Evil 2 "one-shot" demo, and Britt is living it up in YIIK: A Post-Modern RPG. Want audio only? http://whatsgoodgames.com/podcast/Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_gamesFollow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgamesOur discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficialOur website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com
Jan 18, 2019
Red Dead Redemption 2 Spoilercast
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Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  Welcome to a special episode where we spoil the SHIT out of Red Dead Redemption 2! This spoilercast is cut from the third segment of Episode 87 of the What’s Good Games podcast.  Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jan 11, 2019
Ubisoft Partners with Epic Games Store - What's Good Games (Ep. 87)
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Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  This week we talk about the domination of the Playstation 4, Ubisoft's partnership with the Epic Games Store, details on the new Alien: Blackout, and the Resident Evil 2 one-shot demo. In hands-on, Britt has been playing YIIK: A Post-Modern RPG and Bury Me, My Love (sad!!), Andrea played the artsy Everything on Switch, and Steimer is back in Greece in Assassin's Creed Oydssey. Lastly, the time has finally come for the ultimate Red Dead Redemption 2 spoilercast! WARNING: SPOILERS (If it wasn't obvious.)  Segment One: :43 Welcome to the show! 12:25 Sony has sold a LOT of PS4s 19:58 The Division 2 isn’t coming to Steam 28:57 Alien: Blackout is announced 37:30 Resident Evil 2 remake demo is HERE! Segment Two: Hands-on 42:50 Welcome back! 44:39 YIIK: A Post-Modern RPG 50:49 Everything 1:03:18 Assassin’s Creed Odyssey 1:13:25 Bury Me, My Love Segment Three: Red Dead Redemption 2 Spoilercast 1:18:57 Welcome back! 1:23:45 LET’S SPOIL THE SHIT OUT OF RED DEAD REDEMPTION 2 Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jan 11, 2019
Most Anticipated Games 2019 - What's Good Games (Ep. 86)
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Thank you to Bespoke Post for sponsoring this episode! For 20% off your first Box of Awesome, head to http://www.boxofawesome.com and enter code WHATSGOOD The girls are back after the holiday break to talk about their New Year's resolutions for 2019 and their Top Games of 2018. Steimer has been playing Beat Saber and Red Dead Redemption 2, Britt has played a ton of stuff including Ashen, Pillars of Eternity and Divinity Original Sin II Definitive Edition and Andrea dove back in to Rainbow Six Siege for Operation Wind Bastion. Plus they go over their Most Anticipated Games of 2019. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/  Segment One: :42 Welcome to the show! 11:15 Andrea’s top 20 games of 2018 22:38 Britt’s top 20 games of 2018 32:17 Steimer’s top 5 games of 2018 36:13 Steimer’s 2018 resolutions recap 39:41 Britt’s 2018 resolutions recap 42:38 Andrea’s 2018 resolutions recap 46:20 Steimer’s 2019 resolutions 49:47 Britt’s 2019 resolutions 54:25 Andrea’s 2019 resolutions  Segment Two: Hands-on 1:01:36 Welcome back! 1:02:46 Beat Saber 1:05:38 Overcooked 2 1:08:57 GRIS 1:11:09 Smash Ultimate 1:14:00 Divinity Original Sin II Definitive Edition 1:17:42 Ashen 1:20:19 Destiny 2 1:20:56 Legend of Solgard 1:24:48 Rainbow Six Siege  Segment Three: Most Anticipated Games of 2019 1:34:37 Let’s chat about our most anticipated games of 2019! *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jan 04, 2019
What's Good Games Awards 2018 (Ep. 85)
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The What's Good Game Awards return for 2018! We don't select a single winner for each category, instead we discuss our personal picks. Who will win Horsey of the Year? Husbando of the Year? GAME OF THE YEAR? Let us know your picks in the comments below! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. Timestamps: :42 Welcome to the show! 5:28 Game of the Most Sleepless Nights 9:30 Best Villain 14:54 Best Fictional World 17:04 Best Waifu 19:24 Best Husbando 22:41 Best Friendship 25:16 Best Musical Moment 27:17 Best Horsey 28:43 Best Costume 30:14 Funniest Moment 34:18 Best Romance 36:00 Best DLC 37:09 Best Photo Mode Screenshot 38:36 Best NPC 40:18 Best LFG Game 43:46 Most Emotionally Devastating Moment 47:40 Most Agonizing Choice 54:00 Games That Surprised You/Games We Missed 1:01:22 Our Personal GOTY  http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Dec 28, 2018
Everyone Is Suing Fortnite - What's Good Games (Ep. 84)
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Thank you to Robinhood for sponsoring this episode! Get your FREE stock today at http://whatsgood.robinhood.com In our final regular episode of the year we talk about none other than Fortnite. It was 2018's biggest game and now everyone wants a piece of the pie, over DANCE MOVES. We also chat about the crazy Nintendo Switch hardware and software sales, how Red Dead Redemption 2 beat out Call of Duty in November sales, the Kingdom Hearts 3 leak, and more. In hands-on we all played GRIS, a beautiful indie platformer, Steimer tried Cattails, Britt is diving in to Pillars of Eternity, and surprise: Andrea is knee-deep in Destiny 2's The Dawning winter event. Lastly, the girls look back at the biggest news stories of 2018 including PS4 crossplay, Xbox Game Pass, and Microsoft's studio acquisitions. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  Segment One: News :42 Welcome to the show! 10:30 EVERYONE IS SUING FORTNITE 21:46 Dreams is getting its beta! 26:50 Nintendo Switch is selling buttloads! 33:42 NPD numbers 37:21 Fallout 76 lootboxes?! 41:47 Kingdom Hearts 3 has leaked 48:40 Life is Strange 2 Ep. 2 release date!  Segment Two: Hands-On 51:02 Welcome back! 51:13 Gris 58:10 Stardew Valley co-op 1:04:18 Cattails 1:05:13 Destiny 2: Forsaken – The Dawning 1:11:08 Legend of Solgard 1:16:25 Pillars of Eternity  Segment Three: Top Gaming Moments in 2018 1:19:45 Welcome back!  Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Dec 21, 2018
Dragon Age 4 Teaser & New Anthem Details - What's Good Games (Ep. 83)
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Start your 4 week trial at http://stamps.com with promo code: wgg To receive 20% off your first subscription box, go to http://boxofawesome.com and enter code WHATSGOOD at checkout. This week Britt, Andrea and Steimer break down ALL of the announcements from The Game Awards and the Kinda Funny Games Showcase! Also...buff Sonic. Hands-on is ALL about Cattails, Destiny 2, Smash Ultimate and Britt has an update on My Horse Prince. Your questions are answered in the third segment!  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Time stamps:0:10 - The final countdown0:50 - Welcome to the show5:15 - Learn about getting your postage on demand with Stamps.com7:30 - Bioware confirmed their teaser trailer for Dragon Age 412:30 - Far Cry New Dawn revealed20:35 - Rage 2 New Gameplay trailer23:15 - New Anthem story trailer33:52 - Crash Team Racing announced35:14 - Joke from Persona 5 joins Smash Bros Ultimate38:59 - Mortal Kombat 11 Announced43:04 - BUFF SONIC! Sonic the Hedgehog movie key art47:14 - Kinda Funny Games Showcase 48:03 - The Walking Dead: Final Season from Skybound Games49:07 Yakuza Judgement announcement51:00 - Stardew Valley Multiplayer54:35 - Epic Games Store launched with Fortnite Creative57:00 - We gotta catch up on a lot of games1:00:00 - Break #11:00:25 - Segment 2 begins with a message from Bespoke Post1:03:47 - Britt has been playing Cattails - "Stardew Valley with Cats"1:11:02 - Horse Prince update1:12:10 - Andrea is playing Destiny 2: Forsaken The Black Armory1:17:17 - Andrea needs to make an offering to RNGesus1:20:22 - Super Smash Bros Ultimate hands-on with Britt1:27:10 - Break #21:27:45- Dear WGG and Reader Mail Q&A1:28:10 - What are some good games to play co-op that are light and fun?1:33:15 - Should I approach shopping for games for my daughter differently? What kinds of characters would you recommend?1:37:55 - Can we continue to be okay with Bethesda putting out buggy games?1:40:51 - Does max level ruin an open world RPG experience or is it a good thing?1:44:38 - Naps and food are the best
Dec 14, 2018
Game Awards 2018 Predictions - What's Good Games (Ep. 82)
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Thank you MeUndies and Quip for sponsoring this episode! Get 15% off your first pair at http://meundies.com/wgg Get your first refill pack free at http://getquip.com/whatsgood This week we're releasing the episode a little early so you can follow along with our Game Awards predictions! But first, Britt talks ALL about her time with Resident Evil 2 Remake in the first segment. (Like, literally, that's all we talk about.) The second segment is about our Game Awards predictions, hopes, dreams, fears, etc. Let's see who will win! Segment One: Hands-On:42 Welcome to the show/Housekeeping13:45 Britt’s time with Resident Evil 2 Remake Segment Two: The Game Awards 2018 Predictions49:55 Let’s pick our winners! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgamesDiscuss the podcast on our social channels!http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgameshttp://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_gameshttp://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgamesJoin the community page!https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/***Brittneyhttp://twitter.com/blondenerdhttp://facebook.com/blondenerdhttp://youtube.com/blondenerdAndreahttp://twitter.com/andrearenehttp://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/Steimerhttp://twitter.com/steimerhttps://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ 
Dec 06, 2018
Red Dead Online Beta Launches! - What's Good Games (Ep. 81)
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Thank you Robinhood and Stamps.com for sponsoring this episode! Robinhood is giving listeners a free stock to build your portfolio. Sign up at http://whatsgood.robinhood.com Go to http://stamps.com and use code wgg for a 4 week trial including postage and a digital scale. SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/2rAcJvF Join the community at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  Find Ashley on Twitter! http://twitter.com/AshleyEsqueda  This week the ladies are joined by the lovely Ashely Esqueda! Discussions include Red Dead Redemption 2's online beta, Obsidian's new game tease, the FTC's investigation into loot boxes and Nintendo's new streaming guidelines. Hands-on impressions include RDR2 online, Fallout 76 and My Horse Prince. Let's get to know Ashley in the third segment!  Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Segment One: News :42 Welcome to the show! 13:13 RDR2 Online launches! 26:14 Obsidian’s next game reveal at The Game Awards! 30:03 FTC investigating loot boxes 45:08 Nintendo’s new content creator guidelines Segment Two: Hands-On 55:55 Steimer/Andrea’s RDR2 online shenanigans 1:14:50 Fallout 76 1:21:30 Party Hard 1:25:09 My Horse Prince Segment Three: Let’s get to know Ashely! 1:33:19 Welcome back!  *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Nov 30, 2018
Black Friday, Sony Leaves E3, and No N64 Classic - What's Good Games (Ep. 80)
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Thank you Four Sigmatic, MeUndies and Quip for sponsoring this episode! Get 15% off your first order at http://www.FourSigmatic.com/WGG Get 15% off your first pair at http://meundies.com/wgg Get your first refill pack free at http://getquip.com/whatsgood This week the ladies discuss PlayStation’s surprising decision to skip E3 2019, the finalization of Kingdom Hearts 3 development (is it really true?!), Valve’s Steam Link, The Walking Dead update and the sad news that a N64 classic is nowhere in sight. Hands-on impressions include Pokémon Let’s Go, Fallout 76, Hero U and Red Dead Redemption 2. Finally let’s talk all about our favorite Black Friday memories and what you should be looking forward to this year! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! Segment One: News :42 Welcome to the show! 9:50 PlayStation skipping E3 2019 25:20 Kingdom Hearts 3 has finished development?! 28:08 Valve’s Steam Link hardware is being discontinued 35:40 The Walking Dead final season update 38:15 No N64 Classic ☹ 41:40 CBS announces Gamer’s Choice Awards???  Segment Two: Hands-On 59:00 Fallout 76 1:14:12 Hero U 1:22:53 The Saga of Ghost 1:40:35 Pokemon Let’s Go  Segment Three: Black Friday memories and 2018 deals! 1:54:19 Welcome back!  http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Nov 23, 2018
The Game Awards Nominees 2018 with Trisha Hershberger - What's Good Games (Ep. 79)
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This week the girls are joined by host/producer/writer extraordinaire Trisha Hershberger! They discuss the newly announced Game Awards nominees including God of War, RDR2, Celeste, and more. Also in the news: Nintendo sued a couple for their ROM site, the U.S. army is using Fortnite to recruit, and they briefly recap X018. In hands-on Trisha has been playing a BUNCH of stuff, Andrea is in love with Tetris Effect, Britt jumped into Fallout 76, and Steimer dipped her toes in the Hitman 2 waters. Lastly, Patreon Producer Lincoln Davis sponsored a segment all about virtual reality. What are the best games of 2018? Where is VR gaming going, and what would make you dust off your VR headset if you haven't been playing?  Find Trisha: on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/thatgrltrish on Twitch at http://www.twitch.tv/trishahershberger on Youtube at http://www.youtube.com/trishahershberger Segment One: News :42 Welcome to the show! 11:20 The Game Awards Nominations 44:45 US Army and Fortnite 48:14 Couple pays Nintendo $12 million for ROMS? 58:10 Detective Pikachu Movie?! 1:04:25 Harry Potter Wizards Unite! 1:09:05 X018 Recap!  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:14:23 Welcome back! 1:14:55 Cook Serve Delicious 1:17:10 We Happy Few 1:22:39 Red Dead Redemption 2 1:25:33 Tetris Effect 1:39:54 Tomb Raider DLC: The Forge 1:44:01 Leisure Suit Larry: Wet Dreams Don’t Dry 1:51:22 Hitman 2  Segment Three: Producer Lincoln Davis & VR! 2:03:40 Welcome back! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Nov 16, 2018
The Fun of Getting Lost in RDR2 - What's Good Games (Ep. 78)
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Get 15% off your first order at http://www.FourSigmatic.com/WGG Thank you to Four Sigmatic for sponsoring this episode! Join the community at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames The team is back together in the Bay for this week's episode. They chat about the BlizzCon news fallout surrounding Diablo, the crazy announcement of FFXV DLC cancelled and Tabata quitting, Fortnite's wild concurrent numbers, and is more Mass Effect on the way?! Britt has been Moonlighting in Moonlighter, Andrea jumped back into Mass Effect Andromeda with the new patch, and they have been spending a little too much time in the woods of Red Dead Redemption 2. Lastly they celebrate N7 Day with their favorite Mass Effect memories and hopes for Anthem.  Segment One: News 10:15 Mini Blizzcon recap 25:55 FFXV/Tabata shakeup 33:40 Red Dead Online beta arriving this month?! 39:58 Fortnite is bananas huge! 50:18 A bit of Mass Effect news Segment Two: Hands-On 1:00:13 Welcome back! 1:04:22 Moonlighter 1:11:20 Mass Effect Andromeda 1:15:55 Red Dead Redemption 2 1:39:20 Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Segment Three: Let’s celebrate Mass Effect! 1:50:51 What Mass Effect means to us!  Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Nov 09, 2018
Super Smash Bros OVERLOAD - What's Good Games (Ep. 77)
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Robinhood is giving listeners a free stock to build your portfolio. Sign up at http://whatsgood.robinhood.com Get your first Quip toothbrush refill pack free at http://getquip.com/whatsgood This week Britt and Andrea are tag-teaming to chat about the whopper of a Nintendo Direct featuring Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for Switch. They also discuss the full lineup for Playstation Classic, microtransactions gone bad in Black Ops 4, and a record setting weekend for Red Dead Redemption 2. Plus in hands-on they take your RDR2 questions and Britt chats about her time in Call of Duty Blackout.  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  Segment One: News :42 Welcome to the show! 10:00 SMASH NEWS! 27:42 Red Dead Redemption is making money, you guys 34:25 BLOPS 4 and silly microtransactions 49:56 PS1 Classic games revealed 53:26 The Nintendo Switch is selling! WHO KNEW?! Segment Two: Hands-On 59:24 Welcome back! 1:03:52 More RDR thoughts and YOUR questions! 1:23:48 Blackout impressions 1:27:45 Lazaretto impressions Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Nov 02, 2018
Red Dead Redemption 2 Review in Progress - What's Good Games (Ep. 76)
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Get 15% off your first pair at http://meundies.com/wgg Thank you to MeUndies for sponsoring this episode! Get 15% off your first order at http://www.FourSigmatic.com/WGG Thank you to Four Sigmatic for sponsoring this episode! SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/2rAcJvF Join the community at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames This week is all about Red Dead Redemption 2! But don't worry, that's not all the team chats about as they are reunited in San Francisco. They discuss the PSN ID name change policy, Xbox Game Pass coming to PC, and Jade Raymond's departure from EA. Britt and Andrea finally discuss the Claire Resident Evil 2 demo, Britt has been playing more Shadow of the Tomb Raider, and Andrea spent time in the wasteland of Fallout 76 B.E.T.A. Then strap in pardner for lots of cowboy talk in RDR2. Segment One: News :46 Welcome to the show! 11:28 More PSN name change shenanigans 22:01 Microsoft Game Pass coming to PC 27:34 Jade Raymond leaves Motive/EA 35:00 Kingdom Rush Vengeance 35:10 Layers of Fear 2 announced! Segment Two: Hands-On 40:34 Andrea’s Resident Evil 2 impressions 54:00 Britt’s Shadow of the Tomb Raider thoughts 58:00 Steimer gave up on Destiny 2 58:42 Fallout 76 impressions 1:17:27 Dungeon Village Segment Three: RED DEAD REDEMPTION 2 BABY 1:20:25 Welcome back! Let’s talk about RDR 2!  Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Oct 26, 2018
How Much Crunch is Too Much? - What's Good Games (Ep. 75)
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Get an extra 25% off when you keep all items in your box at http://stitchfix.com/whatsgoodThanks to Stitch Fix for sponsoring this episode! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames This week Andrea and Steimer are missing Britt as she enjoys the spooky festivities at Universal Studios. They chat about Rockstar Games "100-hour work week," Discord's new game store beta, and will Rocket League be next for PS4 cross-play? Andrea spent some time with Bad North on Nintendo Switch, Steimer attempted another run at Celeste, and both are heavily invested in Assassin's Creed Odyssey. 0:50 Hello and welcome! 2:50 TwitchCon Update5:30 Happy Hour Q&A Update9:16 Why does Britt use giant suitcases all the time?12:50 NEWS begins13:15 Ninja is hanging with Ellen14:50 Rockstar Games "100-hour weeks" fiasco21:15 Crazy hours are common in game development25:37 Normalizing crunch35:31 Discord launches their Game Store Beta38:20 Can Discord challenge GOG or Steam?41:34 Steimer loves a good vamp42:47 Psyonix Rocket League up next for cross-play?48:50 Are you going to change your PSN ID?52:53 New mobile game let's you hang with "Saved by the Bell' and "Breakfast Club" characters...and..."Law and Order"?56:50 BREAK59:02 Steimer tries to play Celeste again1:07:11 - Andrea started Bad North on her Switch1:11:17 - Andrea loves her Cayde-6 Destiny t-shirt1:12:18 - Destiny 2 Festival of the Lost is happening1:17:10 - Kassandra is bae1:19:06 - Open world balance in Assassin's Creed Odyssey1:24:15 - Steimer's got people to bang in Greece1:36:57 - Andrea spent real money on microtransactions1:46:51 - Resident Evil 2 demo impressions coming next week1:48:15 - We love you guys  Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_gamesFollow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgamesOur discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficialOur website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com HUGE thank you and shoutout to our awesome Turbo Patrons and above!Aaron SaxtonAdriane 'Aroc' WilliamsAlberto AndrÃ's VidelaAlex RigopulosAndrew SusenAnthony MurphyAriella FurmanAsh VulcainBeau HierholzerBill StillwellBilly ShibleyBrian HarperBrooke Laree Asia HarrisCarl PedersenCathy LucasCoolRatDaddyCristian RodriguezDale SonDavid IacolucciDominic WellerDonato Sinicco, IIIDustin Lewis E Benjamin CheknisE. IrizarryElizabeth BrookeElmo ShellEmily KentFaris AttiehGeek Heart GamesGio CorsiGregory HortonIvan BejaranoJarryd HowardJason DavisJason EricsonJay MauhayJayson DeMersJesse SpencerJessica SalisburyjoJoe KennisonJoe SchleifJohn DrakeKevin DunkelKevin komakiKia B.Leviathon Masters-BarellaLewis CreechLincoln DavisLucas CheneyMark DrastrupMartha EmeryMartin T. AaserudMatt HowellMatthew GoderreMelanthius OwensMichael ShanholtzMohammed Fahim MohammedMolly BittnerNam BuiNicole HumphreyOzzie MejiaPaige PorterPete ShoemakerProfessor Metal GearPunkdefiedPureBlueOctopusR.J. BrianRegan ImpsonRippedGamersRob LehnertRobert JareroRoland BalaRoss HaineyRyan BSamSimon BergstedtSian StevensonStef WuStephanie FitzwilliamSteven InslerSydney CarrTara BrunoTeresa EhnertThomas JenningsTimothy BennettTommy LarsenTrent PenningtonTrevor StarkeyTyler McCallveritanudaWill HernandezZach Hershey
Oct 19, 2018
PSN Name Changes ARE HAPPENING! - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 74)
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Thank you Four Sigmatic for sponsoring this episode! Get 15% off of your entire order at http://foursigmatic.com/WGG Thank you Quip for sponsoring this episode! Get your first refill pack free at http://getquip.com/whatsgood HOLY CRAP, PSN name changes are coming and Britt and Steimer are here to talk ALL about it. Other discussions include Microsoft’s Project xCloud, updated impressions on Google’s Project Stream, the “confirmation” of PS5 and a potential release date, Nintendo’s new Switch hardware rumor and SO MUCH MORE. Hands-on impressions include Celeste, Broken Sword 5 and Super Mario Party!  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 9:58 PSN ID changes ARE HAPPENING 21:34 Project xCloud 29:30 Google’s Project Stream impressions 32:56 Sony confirms “PS5” hardware 34:35 Next-gen coming in 2019?! 41:10 Let’s take this train briefly off the rails 43:46 New Nintendo Switch coming next year? 50:05 Rumor: Microsoft is close to buying Obsidian Entertainment 57:00 Telltale’s The Walking Dead update 1:06:53 Borderlands 2 VR is a thing 1:16:00 More Witcher Netflix castings  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:20:00 Welcome back! 1:23:14 Celeste & difficult games 1:33:03 Britt’s gaming indecisiveness 1:37:48 Broken Sword 5 1:46:57 Super Mario Party 1:59:48 TURBO PATRONS! <3 Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Oct 12, 2018
Harry Potter RPG LEAKED and Assassin's Creed Odyssey Impressions - What's Good Games (Ep. 73)
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Thank you MeUndies for sponsoring this episode! Get 15% off your first pair at http://meundies.com/wgg  Thank you Ubisoft for providing review copies of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey!  This week Britt and Steimer discuss that leaked Harry Potter RPG footage (DAAANG), deep dive into that new Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer, chat about no PSX in 2018 and much more. Hands-on impressions include a lengthy discussion about Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, with a few other games sprinkled in! We also welcome a new, albeit short-lived member to our group, Henry the ant.  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  Segment One: News :44 Welcome to the show! 10:13 Leaked Harry Potter game?! 23:15 New Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer discussion 37:10 No PSX in 2018 47:02 Google’s Project Stream 55:41 Seattle Police launch anti-swatting program  Segment Two: Hands-On 1:01:19 Welcome back! 1:02:02 Steimer played Life is Strange 2: Ep 1. 1:05:32 Titan Quest 1:09:09 Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Oct 05, 2018
Fortnite PS4 Cross Play is HERE! - What's Good Games (Ep. 72)
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Get your first Quip refill pack free at http://getquip.com/whatsgood Get 25% off when you keep all 5 Stitch Fix items at http://stitchfix.com/whatsgood Join the community at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Thank you to Quip and Stitch Fix for sponsoring this episode! This gang is back together as Andrea and Britt have returned from abroad to join Steimer on a whopper of a show. They cover the exciting PS4 cross-play news, the saga of Telltale Games, and Nintendo's Online Service cloud saves. Steimer finished Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Andrea has been playing more Destiny 2, and Britt finished the first episode of Life is Strange 2 and dipped her toes into several other games as well. They give light impressions of Assassin's Creed Odyssey but expect a lot more on that next week. Finally, Andrea recaps what she saw at Tokyo Game Show 2018 including games from Playstation, Bandai Namco, and Capcom. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  Segment One: News :45 Welcome to the show! 9:12 PS4 crossplay is happening! 24:47 Heartbreak at Telltale 58:28 GLAAD adds Outstanding Video Game Category to media awards 1:00:10 Nintendo’s cloud saves 1:10:26 Oculus Connect Segment Two: Hands-On 1:15:52 Welcome back! 1:20:40 Steimer finished Shadow of the Tomb Raider 1:26:28 Britt played Life is Strange 2, Ep. 1! 1:35:22 Andrea is still playing Celeste 1:36:04 Andrea is also still playing Destiny 2! 😉 1:51:51 Britt is playing Little Dragon’s Café 1:55:34 Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Segment Three: TGS Hands-On 2:03:38 Welcome back + mini broad recap of TGS 2:08:36 Bandai Namco 2:19:17 Earth Defense Force 5 2:21:09 Katamari 2:25:43 DMC5 2:30 Andrea messed around with some cool tech-y stuff!  Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames  Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Sep 28, 2018
Dear WGG Special Episode! - What's Good Games (Ep. 71)
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Join the community at http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames This week is a special episode of the Andrea & Steimer show!! The Andimer Show? The Standrea Show? The Steimrea Show? It's a weird mashup folks! We dig into the archives of your Dear WGG questions to answer some hot topics like: what is your dark horse GOTY? What is the deepest Youtube rabbit hole you've ever gone down? And so much more! Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_gamesFollow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgamesOur discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficialOur website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.comHUGE thank you and shoutout to our awesome Turbo Patrons and above! 0:43 - Welcome! 3:19 - This is our special Q&A show, cause we couldn't think of anything else tbh6:55 - "What are your current underdogs for GOTY?"23:00 - "What's the deepest you've ever gone down a YouTube rabbit hole?"32:10 - "With the rumor of Microsoft Xbox Scarlett - are streaming boxes our future?"39:39 - "Will BioWare announce Mass Effect or Dragon Age projects soon?"46:25 - "If you could have pro level skills in a game, which would it be and why?" 53:11 - "How do you respond to 'you're too old to play videogames'?"1:00:14 - "FOX acquired an adaptation of Vampyr how do you think this will impact the series?"1:07:28 - LAST QUESTION! "What are some of your biggest gaming regrets?"
Sep 21, 2018
Tomb Raider, Destiny 2, and more w/ Blair Herter! - What's Good Games (Ep. 70)
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Thank you to Square Enix for providing copies of Shadow of the Tomb Raider! Thank you to Activision for providing copies of Destiny 2: Forsaken! This week Britt is out of the country so Andrea and Steimer are joined by special guest Blair Herter! They chat about Nintendo's new Online Service launch details, EA's standoff against Belgium and lootboxes, and Alan Wake coming to TV. Plus in hands-on they discuss Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Dead Cells, Celeste, Destiny 2: Forsaken, and Spider-Man. Lastly, they chat with Blair about his work with the Pablove Foundation and how they are helping kids with cancer rediscover what it means to be a kid and working on some really cool cutting edge cancer research. Donate to Blair's Pablove campaign here: http://give.classy.org/teamherter Find Blair on Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/blairherter Want audio only? http://whatsgoodgames.com/podcast/Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_gamesFollow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgamesOur discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficialOur website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com Time stamps: SEGMENT ONE: NEWS 0:45 - Welcome to the show! We have a special guest, Blair Herter! 1:45 - Singing Joey Noelle's praises 2:45 - Britt is on a cruise! Aren't cruises are the best? 8:53 - Where you might know Blair from! 15:18 - First news story of the week: Nintendo Switch Online Launch Date reveal! 22:58 - EA is in trouble in Belgium...but they don't really care? 32:38 - Alan Wake gets a TV show SEGMENT TWO: HANDS ON 39:00 - Welcome back from break! Alexa's gift to Andrea (think seals) 40:41 - Tomb Raider time! 44:54 - Steimer is confused by the launch of Forsaken 46:30 - Back to Tomb Raider, lol 1:01:46 - Blair's feelings on Spider-Man 1:09:30 - Andrea's continues to love Destiny, Steimer is MEH on Osiris 1:21:15 - Andrea super LOVES Celeste SEGMENT THREE: SPECIAL GUEST TIME! 1:29:30 - Welcome back from break! We dive into Blair's charity initiative for The Pablove Foundation, to fight childhood cancer. We pretty much talk about this for the rest of the show and you should head to https://www.pablove.org/ to learn more! Also donate to Blair here: https://www.classy.org/team/145613
Sep 14, 2018
Marvel's Spider-Man Impressions and PAX West Recap - What's Good Games (Ep. 69)
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Thank you Quip and Stitch Fix for sponsoring this episode! Get your first refill pack free at http://getquip.com/whatsgood Get an extra 25% off when you keep all 5 items in your box at http://stitchfix.com/whatsgood Thank you PlayStation for providing review copies of Marvel’s Spider-Man! This week Britt and Steimer hold down the fort and chat about Henry Cavill being cast as Geralt of freakin’ Rivia, Polygon’s decision to drop review scores, Anthem’s announced demo and Britt makes some predictions for the upcoming Nintendo Direct. In hands-on Britt and Steimer talk about Spider-Man (and only Spider-Man) at length. All things PAX West and the bajilion games they demoed are discussed in the final segment!  Segment One: News :18 Welcome to the show! 8:40 Henry Cavill has been cast as Geralt of Rivia! 16:20 Polygon is dropping its review scores 30:17 Anthem Demo coming in February 2019 40:10 Nintendo Direct predictions  Segment Two: Hands-On 47:07 Welcome back! 49:56 Marvel’s Spider-Man impressions  Segment Three: PAX West Recap! 1:15:52 Welcome back! 1:21:13 Let’s talk PAX West! 1:22:58 Resident Evil 2 1:28:04 Boyfriend Dungeon 1:32:48 Devil May Cry 5 1:34:15 Hitman 2 1:37:12 Leisure Suit Larry: Wet Dreams Don’t Dry 1:43:41 PHOGS 1:45:45 World of Horror 1:49:04 The Blackout Club 1:56:47 Left Alive 2:00:28 Pathfinder: Kingmaker 2:01:44 Blessed Unleashed 2:05:53 Indivisible  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgamesDiscuss the podcast on our social channels!http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgameshttp://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_gameshttp://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgamesJoin the community page!https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/***Brittneyhttp://twitter.com/blondenerdhttp://facebook.com/blondenerdhttp://youtube.com/blondenerdAndreahttp://twitter.com/andrearenehttp://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/Steimerhttp://twitter.com/steimerhttps://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Sep 07, 2018
Cyberpunk 2077 Gameplay Reveal with Kahlief Adams - What's Good Games (Ep. 68)
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This week, Spawn on Me's Kahlief Adams returns to join the crew to chat about Nintendo's Nindies Direct, Xbox's new All Access program, and the game play reveal of Cyberpunk 2077. They also discuss the tragic events that occurred in Jacksonville, and the response by PAX West and EA. In Hands-On Britt can finally go into detail about her time with Dragon Quest XI, Kahlief has been playing the NBA Live 19 demo, Donut County, and Dead Cells, plus Steimer finally finished Ni No Kuni 2. Lastly, Kahlief discusses the road to 250 episodes of Spawn on Me and their initiative to help get voters registered in #Spawn4Good with VoteRiders. Find Kahlief at http://www.patreon.com/SpawnonMe Learn about #Spawn4Good at http://www.twitter.com/spawnonme Segment One: News :40 Welcome to the show! 1:30 Oatmeal raisin cookies, man 4:22 PAX stuff! 12:13 Nintendo’s latest Nindies showcase 19:32 Microsoft is offering financing for Xbox One 26:41 Cyberpunk 2077’s gameplay 44:55 Tragedy in Jacksonville  Segment Two: What we’ve been playing 57:55 Welcome back! 58:08 Britt’s Dragon Quest XI review 1:21:22 Kahlief’s NBA Live impressions 1:30:05 Donut County 1:41:54 Dead Cells 1:46:57 Steimer finished Ni No Kuni 2 1:54:17 Andrea’s thoughts on the new Destiny 2 trailer  Segment Three: Kahlief! 1:59:29 Welcome back, let’s talk to Kahlief! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Aug 31, 2018
Gamescom 2018 Recap and What's up with Twitch? - What's Good Games (Ep. 67)
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Shoutout to King for help sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Try Legend of Solgard available for free at http://bit.ly/WGGSOLGARD today! This week the ladies take on the massive wave of news coming from Germany at Gamescom 2018, including a new series from Supermassive, a Dark Souls collection, new Life is Strange 2 footage and more! Plus they give their take on the Twitch and Amazon news and how it affects creators, and discuss the decision to skip 2019 for Assassin's Creed. In hands-on Britt played the rag doll, 3D, action game Guts and Glory, Andrea spent time with Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice and Spyro, plus she got to try Reigns: Game of Thrones. Steimer is plugging away at Octopath Traveler and Ni No Kuni 2, and getting some much needed down time from screens. Segment One: Gamescom News :42 Welcome to the show – Britt is breathing fire! 1:59 Let’s talk about our PAX plans! 9:10 Microsoft at Gamescom 17:45 New release date announcements 18:08 Future of Nintendo 3DS? 21:02 Shenmue 3 finally has a release date in August 2019. 23:35 Dark Souls Triology release date 24:32 Supermassive Games and “The Dark Pictures”’ 30:14 A new Life is Strange 2 trailer! 37:39 Resident Evil has a new trailer with Claire Redfield!!!  Segment Two: Other News! 41:53 Welcome back! 42:40 Twitch Prime will no longer include ad-free viewing 54:40 Amazon Prime’s video game pre-order is ending 1:00:43 No new Assassin’s Creed in 2019 1:05:44 Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night delay  Segment Three: What We’ve been playing 1:14:04 Welcome back! 1:14:25 Turbo patron SHOUTOUTS! 1:20:20 Britt played Guts and Glory 1:23:30 Legend of Solgard impressions 1:27:50 Andrea’s Reigns: Game of Thrones impressions 1:32:57 Andrea’s Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice impressions 1:43:01 Anrea’s Spyro: Reignited impressions 1:45:52 Steimer’s new game plan Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Aug 24, 2018
Ninja, Cross-play, and Plagiarism Woes ft. Naomi Kyle - What's Good Games (Ep. 66)
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Thank you Quip for sponsoring this episode! Get your first refill pack free at http://getquip.com/whatsgood It's Vincero's 4th Anniversary check out their massive limited time sale at http://vincerowatches.com/WGGSALE Special guest Naomi Kyle returns to the show! She joins the ladies to chat about the leaked Diablo 3 on Switch news, streamer Ninja's stance on streaming with only men, and a recap of Quake Con news including Pete Hines not-so-subtle smack talk about PS4 cross-play. Naomi chats about her time with World of Warcraft's Battle for Azeroth, Steimer is loving Ni No Kuni 2, Britt is deep into Dragon Quest XI (but can't talk about it), and Andrea expands on her time with We Happy Few. Plus they chat with Naomi about her new show Everybody Games, life in L.A. post-IGN, her take on the IGN plagiarism situation, and more. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Segment One: News  :41 Welcome to the show, let’s welcome Naomi Kyle!  2:50 We’re going to be at PAX West in a BIG way!  10:31 Diablo 3 is coming to Switch after all!  19:12 Ninja’s refusal to stream with females?  33:10 QuakeCon stuffthings!  41:13 Elder Scrolls Legends might skip PS4?  50:12 Rockstar responds to our Red Dead gameplay impressions!  Segment Two: What We’re Playing  58:14 Welcome back!  1:02:36 Naomi is playing World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth!  1:12:47 Steimer is loving Ni No Kuni 2!  1:17:58 Andrea is playing We Happy Few!  Segment Three: Grab Bag  1:31:58 Let’s chat with Naomi about life in LA, and her new show, Everybody Games!  1:45:17 IGN’s plagiarism fiasco  Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/  
Aug 17, 2018
Red Dead Redemption 2 Gameplay Reveal - What's Good Games (Ep. 65)
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This episode of What’s Good Games is Presented by PayPal! Support your favorite creators to help #LevelthePayingField and close the gender pay gap at http://bit.ly/LevelThePayingField. #sponsored This week the crew brings you a special live presentation of the show presented by PayPal! We've got lots of news including the Super Smash Bros Ultimate Nintendo Direct, Mega Evolutions in Pokémon Let's Go, Red Dead Redemption 2 new gameplay trailer, Fortnite is FINALLY on Android, and so much more. In hands-on, Britt continues her Octopath Traveler adventures, Steimer jumped in to Ni No Kuni 2, and Andrea panicked in kitchens of Overcooked 2. (Yes of course she had lots to say about Destiny 2 Solstice of Heroes event.) Lastly, the girls chat about what #LevelthePayingField means and how we can address the gender pay gap in content creation, plus they recap their adventures at RTX Austin.  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Segment One: News :43 Welcome to the show! 1:10 We’re broadcasting live courtesty of PayPal! 7:25 LET’S TALK SMASH BROS ULTIMATE 23:36 Mega Evolutions coming to Pokemon 29:13 Red Dead Redemption 2 gameplay reveal 1:04:11 Fallout 76 won’t be on Steam at launch 1:09:41 Diablo 4 tease?! Segment Two: What We’re Playing 1:13:54 More of Britt’s Octopath Traveler thoughts 1:18:18 Steimer is playing Ni No Kuni 2 1:24:44 Andrea is playing Overcooked 2! 1:33:13 Andrea has been playing more – wait for it – Destiny 2 (Solstice of Heroes tho) 1:39:41 Andrea’s Shadow of the Tomb Raider tease Segment Three: Grab Bag 1:48:24 Let’s talk about #LevelThePayingField 2:07:56 RTX AUSTIN RECAP!!! Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Aug 10, 2018
Inside Shadow of the Tomb Raider - What's Good Games Bonus Content
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At a recent preview event for Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Andrea sat down with Lead Writer Jill Murray and Game Director Daniel Chayer-Bisson to chat about Lara's journey to become the Tomb Raider. They chatted about her relationship with Jonah, how she is coping with Trinity, the new open world aspects of the game, and much more. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Aug 10, 2018
Nintendo Switch and PS4 Sold a LOT - What's Good Games (Ep. 64)
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This episode is sponsored by Vincero! Visit http://www.vincerowatches.com/WGG and use the promo code WHATSGOOD for 15% off your total order! Man oh man, Nintendo is really kicking some serious butt. This week the ladies talk about Nintendo’s awesome numbers and discuss the potential of the Switch catching up to the PS4. Speaking of PS4, Sony had some awesome numbers to report as well! Hands-on impressions include Spellforce 3, Pool Panic and Britt laments about her bad luck in Octopath Traveler. The third segment is all about answering YOUR questions! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Aug 03, 2018
Xbox Scarlett Details Emerge? - What's Good Games (Ep. 63)
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Thanks to Quip for sponsoring this episode! Go to http://www.getquip.com/whatsgood to get your first refill pack free with a Quip electric toothbrush. Thanks to Bespoke Post for sponsoring this episode! To receive 20% off your first subscription box, go to http://bespokepost.com, and enter promo code WHATSGOOD This week the ladies are joined once again by Alanah Pearce! Let’s talk about those Xbox Scarlett rumors and what it could mean for the industry (if true!), Rocket League’s transparent drop rates and the insane amount of money Fortnite mobile is making. Hands-on impressions include updated Octopath Traveler impressions, No Man’s Sky and after going hands-on with it, Andrea’s not so sure about Resident Evil 2. The third segment accidentally becomes a discussion/mini-spoilercast all about Ready Player One! Segment One: News :43 Welcome to the show! Alanah Pearce is here! 17:12 New Xbox hardware rumors: SCARLETT! 30:10 Rocket League drop rate 35:04 Fortnite’s daily mobile revenue is bananas 39:37 Porn and video games drive VR revenue – WHO KNEW?!  Segment Two: What We’re Playing 44:12 Welcome back! 48:12 Updated Octopath Traveler impressions 59:49 Andrea played Resident Evil 2 and wasn’t impressed 1:13:54 No Man’s Sky NEXT impressions 1:18:25 Alanah played Infliction and it was scary  Segment Three: Grab Bag 1:24:00 Ready Player One review/mini-spoilercast Thanks to Alanah Pearce for coming on the show! Find her channels at: http://www.youtube.com/charalanahzard http://www.twitch.tv/charalanahzard http://www.twitter.com/charalanahzard  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jul 27, 2018
Octopath Traveler Impressions and the Revival of No Man's Sky - What's Good Games (Ep. 62)
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This week the team chats the revival of No Man's Sky, changes to Middle-earth: Shadow of War, Destiny 2's new Summer Solstice event, and what the heck is Nathan Fillion up to? Plus, Britt and Steimer have lots of thoughts on Octopath Traveler, Andrea got nothing but net in Mario Tennis Aces, and Britt talks about a rage-quit worthy ending to Vampyr. They round out the show with memories of San Diego Comic-Con and what they're looking forward to at this year's show. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Segment One: News :46 Welcome to the show! 8:00 No Man’s Sky revival 21:00 Shadow of War’s major update 29:25 Destiny 2’s summer event 37:59 Nolan North is gonna be Cayde-6?! 45:40 Trogdor board game! Segment Two: What We’re Playing 50:05 Britt & Steimer’s Octopath Traveler impressions (and teaching Andrea about JRPGs) 1:15:39 Andrea’s Mario Tennis Aces impressions 1:25:00 Britt’s Vampyr rage-quit story Segment Three: Grab bag 1:37:56 Turbo-patrons shout-outs! 1:42:30 Favorite SDCC memories/stories Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jul 20, 2018
Nintendo Wants More Indie Games - What's Good Games (Ep. 61)
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This week the team discusses Nintendo's new directive to add lots more indie games to the eShop for Switch, what the heck is going on with Fortnite's Season 5 teases, Xbox's Special Olympics tournament, and some crazy E3 2018 statistics. In segment 2, Steimer discusses Hero U, Britt has played more Vampyr and Resident Evil 2, and Andrea jumped back into the Division. And finally, the Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit spoilercast is here! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Segment One: News 0:42 Welcome to the show! We’re sweaty! 5:15 Andrea’s panels at SDCC! Go watch! 14:45 Nintendo wants more indies on the eShop 24:36 Darksiders 3 coming this November 30:13 Fortnite is invading our world 36:50 Xbox gaming tournament at the Special Olympics 39:02 E3 was big this year! Segment Two: What We’re Playing 42:05 Welcome back! 43:00 Britt has been playing Destiny 2 48:36 Steimer has been playing Hero-U 59:27 Andrea’s Switch Adventures 1:16:25 Britt’s updated Vampyr impressions 1:20:21 Steimer’s West of Loathing impressions Segment Three: Grab Bag 1:23:16 Welcome back! Let’s spoil the CRAP out of The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jul 13, 2018
Our 2018 Game of the Year So Far - What's Good Games (Ep. 60)
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Thanks to Quip for sponsoring this episode! Pick out your toothbrush and get your free refill at http://www.getquip.com/whatsgood HO-LY CRAP, it's hard to believe, but 2018 is more than halfway over. You know what this means, right? It means it's time for us to talk about our favorite games (so far!) of 2018. Which games are contenders for Game of the Year, and which ones won't make the cut? Which upcoming games will top the list? :41 Welcome to the show!  7:06 Let’s talk about Game of the Year contenders 8:35 Britt’s favorite RPG of 2018 so far 14:42 God of War 22:25 Monster Hunter World 27:40 Detroit Become Human 38:50 Our favorite indie games of 2018 so far 41:45 Tower defense games of 2018 44:38 How are we doing on our 2018 gaming resolutions? 46:55 Do expansions count as finished games? 48:43 The Switch has been CLUTCH in 2018 50:00 Andrea is still dwelling on her 2018 gaming resolution 51:25 A few games we stopped midway through in 2018, and games we powered through 53:33 State of Decay 2 56:23 Contenders that have yet to release in 2018, and our GOTY predictions Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jul 06, 2018
Fortnite is EVERYWHERE w/ Greg Miller - What's Good Games (Ep. 59)
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This week Kinda Funny's Greg Miller joins the crew to talk about all things Fortnite! No seriously, why is this game always in the news?! PUBG Corp dropped their lawsuit against Epic Games, Playstation's President chats about the future of cross play, and Pokémon Go is getting a second wind. Then they chat about playing...yes...Fortnite, Britt tried Vampyr, and Steimer FINALLY finished Persona 5! Lastly: strap in for all of the SPOILERS in the Detroit: Become Human spoilercast. #GameProvidedbyPlaystation Did we mention there are spoilers? Find Greg Miller at: http://Youtube.com/KindaFunny http://Youtube.com/KindaFunnyGames http://Twitter.com/gameovergreggy This week's episode is brought to you by Bespoke Post! To receive 20% off your first subscription box, go to http://bespokepost.com, and enter promo code WHATSGOOD  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Segment One: News 0:42 Welcome to the show! 12:40 PUBG drops lawsuit against Fortnite 19:51 Is Sony considering crossplay?! 28:35 Pokemon Go hits its highest player count since 2016 Segment Two: What We’re Playing 38:40 Welcome back! 38:56 Greg talks about Fortnite (SURPRISE) 49:48 Britt talks about Vampyr 55:30 Steimer finished Persona 5! 1:01:47 Andrea tried Just Shapes and Beats and got her butt kicked  Segment Three: Grab Bag 1:03:56 Welcome back, let’s spoil the CRAP out of Detroit: Become Human. Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jun 29, 2018
Best of E3 2018 Part 2 - What's Good Games (Ep. 58)
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It's the week after E3 and the ladies are RECHARGED AF (hahaha that's a joke, we're all still dead) and tackle this week's news, like the news about the Xbox Avatar Editor, Cyberpunk's lack of loading screens, Fallout 76's stealth mode, Beyond Good & Evil 2's beta and more. Hands-on impressions include Pokemon Let's Go, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, LEGO DC Super Villains, Spyro, Jurassic World Evolution and more. Our third segment is ALL about E3, and we take questions from our Dear WGG Patrons! This episode of What's Good Games is sponsored by Quip! http://www.getquip.com/whatsgood for a FREE refill pack Segment One: News 0:49 Welcome to the show! 9:10 Revamped Xbox Avatar Editor Launched today for Xbox Insiders 13:36 CYBERPUNK WONT HAVE LOADING SCREENS 16:25 Fallout 76 Stealth mode takes you off the map: 24:04 Beyond Good & Evil 2 Beta “by end of next year” 27:57 AMERICAN DOLLS + XBOX! Segment Two: What We’re Playing 35:36 Welcome back! 36:58 Britt’s Smash Bros. Ultimate impressions 39:06 Britt/Andrea’s Overcooked 2 impressions 41:05 Britt’s Pokémon Let’s Go Impressions 48:33 Steimer’s Spyro impressions 51:22 Andrea’s Elder Scrolls Blades impressions 54:30 Andrea’s Rage 2 impressions 1:01:00 Andrea’s LEGO DC Supervillains impressions 1:04:42 Forza Horizon impressions 1:06:16 Britt’s Tunic impressions 1:10:20 Andrea’s Hitman 2 impressions 1:15:00 Steimer’s “Dinosaurs” (hehe) impressions Segment Three: Grab Bag 1:27:18 Welcome back, let’s talk all things E3 and answer questions from Dear WGG Patrons! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jun 22, 2018
Best of E3 2018 - What's Good Games (Ep.57)
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We were at E3 2018 and recorded a special episode LIVE from the Facebook Gaming Live Studio. We discussed some of our favorite games from E3 including Anthem, Spider-Man, The Division 2, Assassin's Creed Odyssey, Ori and the Will of the Wisps, Dying Light 2, Resident Evil 2, Destiny 2 Gambit Mode, Cyberpunk 2077 and MORE! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Jun 15, 2018
Pre-E3 Show with Chastity Vincencio! - What's Good Games (Ep. 56)
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ERMAHGERD E3 is almost here! The girls chat with Gamespot's Chastity Vincencio about everything that is going down at E3 next week. They give their thoughts on the big Destiny 2 Forsaken news, Assassin's Creed Odyssey, and much more! They go hands-on with a bunch of games including West of Loathing, Team Sonic Racing, BlazeBlue, and Dragon Quest XI just to name a few. Plus it wouldn't be a pre-E3 show without some wild wishes. Follow Chastity on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/chastity_v Watch What's Good Games E3 2018 coverage on Facebook.com/e3expo starting Tuesday June 12th at 12 pm PT. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Jun 08, 2018
Pokemon Switch AND Fallout 76?! - What's Good Games (Ep. 55)
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This week Brandon Jones of Easy Allies joins the team to discuss a HUGE week of news. STRAP IN: The Pokemon Company announced not 1, but 3 new Pokemon games are coming to Nintendo Switch. Bethesda revealed Fallout 76 is coming and we'll learn more at E3. Plus more game announcements and PUBG Corp made good on their wishes to sue Epic Games over Battle Royale. In hands-on: Andrea and Brandon chat about We Happy Few and Underworld Ascendant, Britt played Pokemon Quest and Steimer decided State of Decay 2 is no bueno. Lastly we chat with Brandon about old Game Trailers memories and what Easy Allies is up to! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ SEGMENT ONE: NEWS  0:45 - Welcome to the show! Brandon Jones of Easy Allies is here! 8:30 - SO MUCH POKEMON NEWS BRITT LOSES HER DAMN MIND 39:33 - FALLOUT 76 - WTF is it?! (also yes, we talked about Pokemon that long) 53:20 - LEGO DC Villains is also a thing! Thanks Walmart! 56:13 - Sonic Racing confirmed! 59:06 - Intellivision is coming back.... 1:06:05 - Wrapping up the news, fingers crossed that nothing else breaks! Also a quick BioWare discussion cause WHY NOT 1:13:06 - Oh dear, PUBG is suing Epic Games SEGMENT TWO: WHAT WE'RE PLAYING 1:22:37 - Welcome back! 1:24:24 - Brandon & Andrea discuss We Happy Few 1:38:12 - Underworld Ascedant - wtf is this? 1:45:00 - Britt's played Pokemon Quest! 1:56:04 - State of Decay 2 - Steimer & Andrea played co-op, did it change their opinion?? 2:13:28 - Divinity Original Sin: Definitive Edition - Andrea tells us all about the new updates SEGMENT THREE: 2:23:00 - Welcome back! Brandon Jones tell us all about his experience at Easy Allies 2:32:30 - What it's like being content creators nowdays 2:46:01 - Circling back to PixelJunk Monsters 2 cause Brandon REALLY wanted to talk about it 2:53:08 - We wrap up the show with E3 chatter!
Jun 01, 2018
Detroit: Become Human & Kingdom Hearts 3 Impressions w/Kim Wallace - What's Good Games (Ep. 54)
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With Britt somewhere in the Alaskan wilderness, Andrea and Steimer are joined by Kim Wallace of Game Informer! The ladies discuss the info dump of Battlefield V news, Fortnite's $100M esports bid, and Xbox's new Adaptive Controller. They also chat about their hands-on time with newly launched Detroit: Become Human, State of Decay 2 and a slew of titles from pre-E3 events including Days Gone, Kingdom Hearts 3 and Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII. This episode is brought to you by Patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Check out our store! http://www.https://teespring.com/stores/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_gamesFollow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/whatsgoodgamesOur discord channel: http://discord.gg/whatsgoodgamesFollow on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/whatsgoodgamesofficialOur website: http://www.whatsgoodgames.com
May 25, 2018
E3 2018 Predictions...By A Magic 8 Ball - What's Good Games (Ep. 53)
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E3 is LESS THAN FOUR WEEKS AWAY (!!!) so it's time to make some freakin' predictions. But this time the What's Good Games crew has the help of a friend...a Magic 8 Ball. Some predictions are bold, some are predictable, and some are NEVER happening, but we hope you enjoy this special episode! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
May 18, 2018
Happy Birthday To Us! (And Nintendo's Big Info Dump) - What's Good Games (Ep 52)
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IT’S OUR ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY! To celebrate let’s chat about ALL OF THAT NINTENDO NEWS HOLY CRAP, Thanos in Fortnite, that major E3 “leak” by Wal-mart, Anthem’s release date and more! Hands-on impressions include Destiny’s Warmind, Ni no Kuni 2, The Division and Andrea revisits Breath of the Wild. Finally, let’s reflect on our first year of What’s Good Games by talking about our favorite memories. BREAK OUT THE TISSUE. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
May 11, 2018
State of Decay 2 and Shadow of the Tomb Raider Hands-on Impressions - What's Good Games (EP. 51)
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Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Join us as we give Alexa Ray a sendoff by chatting about the new Red Dead Redemption II trailer, the surprise launch of Oculus Go, and what is going on with Beyond Good & Evil 2? Plus, hands-on impressions with Shadow of the Tomb Raider and a new demo of State of Decay 2. Lastly, we say good bye to Alexa Ray with your questions! This episode is sponsored by: Video Game Abominations: http://www.quietstoriesblog.com Ripped Gamers: http://www.rippedgamers.com Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
May 04, 2018
What is Going on With Destiny 2?! - What's Good Games (Ep. 50)
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Alexa Ray returns to join the crew to chat about the new Destiny 2 Expansion II details, Valve bought Campo Santos, Belgium is fining publishers over microtransactions and more. Plus, hands-on impressions of Alexa Ray's time with God of War so far, Britt chats about Neverwinter Nights, and Andrea laments the loss of Paragon. Finally, Alexa tells us where she has been the last few months and finally cracks the code on how to catch up on Kingdom Hearts before the launch of KH3. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Apr 27, 2018
God of War Spoilercast (SPOILERS)
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Did we mention there are SPOILERS in this spoilercast? You've been warned! Join as as we chat about all things God of War! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/
Apr 25, 2018
Call of Duty Black Ops 4 Ditching Campaign?! - What's Good Games (Ep. 49)
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This week Britt, Andrea, and Steimer discuss Casey Hudson's blog post about more story coming for Anthem, the reports of a single-player campaign being dumped from Call of Duty, Pokémon Switch rumors and the new Monster Hunter World update. Plus they chat about their continued time in Far Cry 5, Britt talks about "Nindie" Burly Men at Sea, and they continue their discussion of God of War. Finally, they go a little off the rails by answering some...unorthodox questions. What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Thank you to this week's sponsors! Video Game Abominations: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/679075987/a-book-that-mocks-video-games RippedGamers http://www.rippedgamers.comSupport SEGMENT ONE: NEWS 0:43 - Welcome to the show! We're all sick! Yay! 8:40 - BioWare's GM gives an Anthem update 24:56 - Call of Duty doesn't have a single player campaign?! 42:40 - Pokemon Switch is Gen 8?? 49:01 - Monster Hunter World 53:19 - Updating news from last week! SEGMENT TWO: WHAT WE'RE PLAYING 1:01:40 - Welcome back! 1:05:11 - Britt played Burly Men At Sea 1:11:25 - Britt & Andrea played more Far Cry 1:21:06 - Steimer's update on God of War SEGMENT THREE: GRAB BAG 1:33:00 - Welcome back! We read off Turbo Patron names 1:37:45 - Dear god help us, we answer buzzfeed questions  Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Apr 20, 2018
God of War PS4 Review (In Progress/Spoiler-Free!) - What's Good Games (Ep. 48)
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This week the ladies chat about their amazing time at PAX East, Fortnite servers going down, the Donkey Kong champ cheating scandal and more. The whole crew has been playing God of War and digging it! Listen to their (spoiler-free) review in progress and find out what the hype is about. Plus, Producer Tom Bock's specialty segment is all about gaming as we get older.  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Thank you to Video Game Abominations and RippedGamers.com for sponsoring this episode! Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Apr 13, 2018
How Mario Saved Me with Jared Petty - What's Good Games (Ep. 47)
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This week Andrea and Britt are joined by Jared Petty of Hop, Blip and a Jump and Pockets Full of Soup. They discuss the big Spider-Man news dump, Shadow of War's decision to scrap microtransactions, and Square Enix's "apology" for Chrono Trigger on PC. They also chat about their continued hands-on time with Far Cry 5, Jared talks about Minit, and Britt recounts some Vegas stories. Finally, Jared tells his personal story about how Mario helped him battle mental illness and where Pockets Full of Soup came from. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames What's Good Games is brought to you by RippedGamers.com! Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Apr 06, 2018
Far Cry 5 Has Us Conflicted - What's Good Games (Ep. 46)
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In the news this week the ladies chat about Sea of Thieves explosive opening week, rumors of a new open world Star Wars game, and changes coming to Pokemon Go. Then they deep dive into Hope County, Montana to talk about their experiences playing Far Cry 5, and Andrea discusses why she's mad at Sea of Thieves, but doesn't want to be. Plus a special interview with Nicole Fawcette, Senior Brand Manager at Xbox and Co-lead of Women in Gaming, and they say goodbye with the Life is Strange: Before the Storm Farewell Episode spoilercast. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames What's Good Games is brought to you by RippedGamers.com! Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Mar 30, 2018
Sea of Thieves Griefing Woes with Kahlief Adams - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 45)
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It's GDC 2018 and Spawn on Me's Kahlief Adams joins Britt, Andrea, and Steimer to talk about the Game Developer's Conference. They went hands-on with several "Nindies" at the Nintendo Switch showcase, saw more indies at ID@Xbox, and Kahlief reports in from Day of the Devs. Plus, Andrea gives here full hands-on impressions from over 2 hours of play time with God of War, and they all lament about the multiple grief systems inside Sea of Thieves. Stay for the 3rd segment where we learn about how Spawn on Me got started and more!  Thank you to RippedGamers.com for sponsoring this episode of What's Good Games! Find Kahlief: www.twitter.com/kahjahkins www.twitter.com/spawnonme www.patreon.com/spawnonme www.facebook.com/spawnonme Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames SEGMENT ONE: NEWS 0:41 - Welcome to the show! Our special guest Khalief Adams from Spawn on Me 11:17 - First news story - Nintendo's Nindies Showcase 22:26 - PUBG is now on mobile! 25:55 - Fortnite is doing really well, y'all 33:31 - Paragon's assets are released in UE4 & there's a UE update 40:25 - Star Wars Battlefront 2 microtransactions are returning 48:55 - We pretend to wrap it up, but nah 50:12 - Sea of Thieves launch woes SEGMENT TWO: WHAT WE'RE PLAYING 54:05 - Welcome back! Britt & Andrea & Khalief checked out some indie titles at GDC 1:16:46 - Andrea's time with God of War 1:37:34 - Fortnite on Mobile 1:45:52 - Sea of Thieves -- none of us have played the final version but y'know we got opinions still SEGMENT THREE: 2:05:06 - Welcome back! Learn all about Khalief's podcast Spawn on Me 2:26:15 - Wrapping up, reminder about PAX! BYYEEEE Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Mar 23, 2018
God of War: A Conversation with Sony Santa Monica - What's Good Games Podcast Special Edition
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In this special edition of What's Good Games, Andrea Rene sits down with Jeet Shroff and Cory Barlog of Sony Santa Monica to chat about God of War. The gritty reboot launches on April 20th, 2018 exclusively on Playstation 4. Andrea Rene went hands-on with a new gameplay demo, then went in for a deep dive interview about the new approach to combat, the "one camera cut" cinematic approach, and shaping a character like Kratos amid a culture with a backlash against toxic masculinity...that's just to get started. Check the matching video on youtube.com/whatsgoodgames for brand new gameplay and cinematics!
Mar 19, 2018
Shadow of the Tomb Raider CONFIRMED plus Sydnee Goodman - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep.44)
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This week the ladies are joined by host, streamer and overall badass Sydnee Goodman! The group talks about Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Sega Genesis Classics, Xbox’s E3 plans, free games via Twitch and MORE! Join us for the second segment as we have a message from Alexa Ray, and for our hands-on impressions of Assassin’s Creed Origins: Curse of the Pharaohs, Super One More Jump, Celeste, Toontown Rewritten (lol) and more! Let’s get to know Sydnee in the third segment! Find Sydnee! http://twitter.com/sydsogood https://www.twitch.tv/sydsogood Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  What's Good Games is brought to you by RippedGamers.com! SEGMENT ONE: NEWS 0:55 - Welcome to the show! We have a guest! 9:30 - Recap of last week’s news - Nintendo Direct, Black Ops IIII, Division 2 21:45 - New Tomb Raider game confirmed! 31:55 - Syd & Steimer discuss the Tomb Raider movie (no spoilers!) 38:44 - SEGA releases a mega collection of old school games 44:22 - Microsoft is gonna have a BIIIGGG E3 y’all 55:33 - Twitch is giving Prime members some PC games 1:03:45 - JEFF GOLDBLUM IN JURASSIC PARK!!!!!! SEGMENT TWO: WHAT WE’RE PLAYING 1:09:04 - Welcome back & a message from Alexa Ray 1:12:12 - Britt’s playing One Small Jump 1:15:45 - Steimer’s experience with Celeste 1:18:35 - Syd’s weird game -- Toontown Rewritten 1:21:05 - Andrea’s playing Assassin’s Creed: Origins DLC 1:34:17 - Britt’s jumped into the Division 1:36:05 - Syd’s all about Halo 5’s Halo 3 playlist 1:41:00 - Syd’s also all about dat PUBG life 1:46:00 - We’ll get to the Life is Strange Farewell spoilercast, but not yet! SEGMENT THREE: ALL ABOUT SYD 1:49:06 - Welcome back! Syd explains her start in the industry 2:02:15 - Syd’s streaming tips 2:05:50 - Why streaming is so draining 2:16:29 - Wrapping up the show, thank you Syd! Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Mar 16, 2018
IGN's Alanah Pearce Special Guest! - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 43)
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This week the ladies are joined by IGN’s Alanah Pearce! The group talks about State of Decay 2’s release date, the success of Monster Hunter World, Jurassic World Alive, Oculus Rift’s SNAFU and more. Hands-on impressions include Moss for PlayStation VR and a mini spoilercast for the mobile title Florence. Join us for the third segment and get to know Alanah! Follow Alanah on Twitter at @Charalanahzard, listen to her new podcast "Red Lips Orange Car," and check out her Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/charalanahzard Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames What's Good Games is brought to you by RippedGamers.com! Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/  Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Mar 09, 2018
Loot Box Labels Are Coming: Will it Matter? - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 42)
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This week the girls are talking about the new ESRB label intended for loot boxes on video games, and why they shouldn't bother with a label at all. Plus Pokemon turns 22 and doesn't have much to show for it. They go hands-on with more Persona 5, mobile indie Old Man's Journey, and Bayonetta on Switch. Lastly, WGG Patreon Producer Tom Bock asks the team: What games did you stick with far longer than you should have, and what games can you just not get into? Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  What's Good Games is brought to you by RippedGamers.com! Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ SEGMENT ONE: NEWS 0:41 - What's Gooooood?? Welcome to the show! 6:10 - ESRB comments on loot boxes 21:06 - Pokemon's birthday 29:43 - Chrono Trigger on PC...is uggooo! SEGMENT TWO: WHAT WE'RE PLAYING 35:34 - Yup, Steimer is still playing Persona 41:39 - Britt still isn't playing Horizon - she's got Old Man's Journey 44:57 - We meant to play Florence but didn't 46:16 - Kingdom Come Deliverance - can you poison people? 51:22 - Andrea's got the Bayonetta bug SEGMENT THREE: GRAB BAG 1:04:30 - Welcome back! 1:05:22 - Tom Bock's producer segment! What game genre you feel like you should enjoy but for some reason it never clicks with you? 1:18:28 - Part two: A game genre you don't normally enjoy but ended up loving! 1:42:05 - BYYYYEEEEEEEEE!  Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Mar 02, 2018
Video Game Movie News & THE BRITT AND STEIMER SHOW - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 41)
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This week it's The Britt and Steimer Show, as Andrea is at DICE and Alexa is battling space travel. The ladies chat about the recent executive shifts at Activision, My PlayStation, Nintendo Switch receiving an outdated version of Payday 2 and the Sonic the Hedgehog film, the Uncharted film, the Last of Us film and ALL OF THE VIDEO GAME FILMS. Hands-on impressions include Kingdom Come: Deliverance, Secret of Mana on PS4, The Darkside Detective and more. Finally, Britt and Steimer go down a weird rabbit hole and talk about what they know best...video game romances, and characters who have betrayed them. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames This week's show is sponsored by Audible! SEGMENT ONE: NEWS 0:46 - Welcome! +Where everyone else is. 4:15 - First news! Sledgehammer leads moving onto other projects 8:04 - a Sonic film is coming! GOTTA GO FAST 12:12 - Naughty Dog speaks about an Uncharted movie 18:50 - a lot more video game movie talk! 24:55 - PlayStation Network features on the web 27:55 - Payday 2 on Switch is worse than all the other versions, whomp whomp SEGMENT TWO: WHAT WE'RE PLAYING 36:55 - We're back! 37:16 - Steimer is still playing Persona 5.... :P 40:00 - How Britt manages to juggle video games + a cool little game called Darkside Detective 42:40 - Steimer dives back into Persona talk 48:13 - Britt's thoughts on Secret of Mana 56:00 - Do you need a guide to play Earthbound? 59:34 - Britt explains Kingdom Come: Deliverance SEGMENT THREE: RANDO TALK 1:15:43 - We're back! We start talking Bioware romances.... ;) SPOILER ALERT FOR BIOWARE GAMESSSSS! 1:19:55 - Britt & Steimer also bonded over the Witcher romances 1:22:10 - Dear Kaidan, I was fucking dead. Kthxbai. 1:23:59 - Solas is the worst 1:25:35 - Blackwalllllllll whyyyy 1:27:15 - Cullen is the best + Alistair & Morrigan 1:29:39 - Andromeda lets you bang right away! Yay! 1:31:15 - Why Steimer doesn't like the Garrus romance 1:33:55 - Romance in Anthem?? What we think it'll be like 1:40:25 - Why videogame romances ruin your life 1:46:48 - Random shoutout & goooodbyyyeee  Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Feb 23, 2018
Is SPYRO Coming Back?! - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 40)
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This week the ladies chat about that Spyro trilogy rumor, Hawaii’s attempt to control loot boxes, how Sea of Thieves promises to handle microtransactions, E3’s new hours and Alexa has a statement regarding Kingdom Hearts 3. (POOR GOOFY.) Hands-on impressions include a brief spoilercast for Night in the Woods, Monster Hunter World, Rainbow Six Siege Year 2 and HEY Steimer didn’t die while scuba diving! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Feb 16, 2018
Red Dead 2 New Info w/ Kimberley Wallace - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 39)
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This week the team is joined by Kimberley Wallace (@kstar1785 on Twitter), Features Editor at Game Informer to talk about Call of Duty Black Ops 4 rumors, Scarlett's StarCraft II win, Geguri joining Overwatch, and the Red Dead Redemption 2 leak of new details. Plus they chat more about Monster Hunter World, Kim's impression of Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition, and Britt's first experience with Shadow of the Colossus. Finally, Kim pulls back the current on what it's like to work at Game Informer and tell us about going behind the scenes at major studios. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Feb 09, 2018
A Whole New Monster Hunter World, Nintendo News & MORE! - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 38)
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This week on the show Andrea, Britt and Steimer discuss the GDC Awards 2018 SNAFU, how Nintendo Switch has dominated the Wii U, and EA's announcement of a new Battlefield game and the confirmation of Anthem's delay to 2019. Plus, detailed impressions from Monster Hunter World, Sea of Thieves closed beta, Lost Sphear and more! **DISCLAIMER: Some of the Nintendo news broke after our recording, so we didn't touch on it!** Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames SEGMENT ONE: NEWS 2:40 - Welcome to the show 3:35 - February is the worst month 7:00 - Nintendo is killing it! But where is Virtual Console tho... 18:20 - Mario movie confirmed! Wa-hooo! 22:05 - GDC Awards had a #TimesUp snafu 29:30 - EA reveals new Battlefield, confirms Anthem delay 39:30 - Andrea laments about Paragon 46:50 - Crazy Microsoft Rumors are CRAZY 54:35 - Break time! SEGMENT TWO: WHAT WE’RE PLAYING 55:10 - Sea of Thieves Closed Beta follow-up - people are mean 1:06:22 - Monster Hunter World: Why Steimer is pissed 1:28:15 - Steimer got back into League of Legends 1:40:20 - Britt start JRPG Lost Sphear 1:44:30 - Andrea cheated in Final Fantasy IX and Alexa Ray helped 1:56:00 - Goodbyes Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels!http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgameshttp://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_gameshttp://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgamesJoin the community page!https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/***Brittneyhttp://twitter.com/blondenerdhttp://facebook.com/blondenerdhttp://youtube.com/blondenerdAndreahttp://twitter.com/andrearenehttp://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/Steimerhttp://twitter.com/steimerhttps://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/Alexa Rayhttp://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Feb 02, 2018
Crazy Xbox Game Pass News and Sea of Thieves Beta Hands-On - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 37)
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Join us this week for RAD DISCUSSIONS (at least we hope you find them rad) about the Xbox Game Pass, God of War's confirmed release date, Ubisoft's version of Siri and BioWare/Anthem concerns. Hands-on impressions include Sea of Thieves, Full Metal Furies, Persona 5, Assassin's Creed Origins: The Hidden Ones, Final Fantasy XV: Comrades and MORE. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Jan 26, 2018
More Final Fantasy XV, New Assassin's Creed DLC and Scribblenauts! - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 36)
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This week the ladies are back together in San Francisco for some podcasting goodness! Britt and Alexa gush over the announcement of Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition, the crew discusses Assassin’s Creed Origin’s Guided Tours/new DLC and the Scribblenauts announcement. Hands-on impressions include Doki Doki Literature Club, Xenoblade Chronicles 2, Dragon Ball FighterZ and more. Finally, how important are release windows, and how do they affect sales? How will this change in the future? Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames SEGMENT ONE: NEWS 00:46 - Welcome! Introooo. 6:11 - Final Fantasy 15 THE ROYAL EDITION 19:23 - Assassin's Creed gets some fancy new stuff too! 28:08 - Scribblenauts returns! 31:20 - Night in The Woods is coming to Switch. Steimer doesn't care. SEGMENT TWO: HANDS ON 32:52 - We're back! 33:14 - Steimer's getting PADI certified 43:09 - Britt played Doki Doki Literature Club 47:15 - Alexa's all about dat Dragon Ball Fighter Z 55:44 - Andrea's into Arena of Valor 57:20 - Britt's sad Xenoblade saving kerfuffle SEGMENT THREE: PATREON PRODUCER 1:02:20 - Welcome back! Patreon producer Tom Bock's segment begins. We discuss release dates in the industry and how moving a game's date can help or hinder it. Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Jan 19, 2018
Sea of Thieves, CyberPunk 2077 & Before the Storm Ep. 3 SPOILERCAST! - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 35)
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This week the ladies chat about the upcoming Sea of Thieves beta and their hopes/concerns, Grand Theft Auto V breaking a record FOUR years after launch, CyberPunk 2077's latest tweet, changes coming to Xbox Achievements and more. Hands-on impressions include Xenoblade Chronicles 2, Alexa's disappointment in Horizon Zero Dawn's ending and Andrea's experience with Final Fantasy IX. FINALLY, the ladies deep-dive into an all-out spoilercast for Life is Strange: Before the Storm's final episode. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  SEGMENT ONE: NEWS:45 - Welcome! And tangents about our lives. As usual. 8:20 - Sea of Thieves beta coming soon! 15:02 - GTA Online still breaking records 19:25 - Cyberpunk 2077 LIVES?!? 24:46 - Microsoft's rumored changes to Achievements 31:45 - IDGA's bummer news about the state of the industry SEGMENT TWO:HANDS ON 38:51 - Welcome back 39:00 - Steimer didn't play anything except the flute 47:02 - Britt played Xenoblade Chronicles 2 and other stuffs! 52:46 - Andrea finally plays a JRPG!! 1:01:53 - Alexa dislikes the end boss of Horizon: Zero Dawn 1:15:10 - Britt also played Warhammer & Octodad SEGMENT THREE: SPOILERCAST 1:18:26 - Welcome back & digression 1:21:55 - Turbo Patrons 1:27:06 -Into the spoilercast discussion of Life is Strange: Episode 3! Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Jan 12, 2018
PUBG Breaks Its Own Record - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 34)
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Welcome to the first episode of 2018! This week the news is a bit scarce as folks are still coming out of their holiday hibernation, but this week the ladies chat about the death of Kinect and reminisce about its past. Also, PUBG broke its own record and...apparently there are plans for the IP outside of video games? (Shocking no one, right?) Hands-on impressions include Resident Evil VII's DLC, Mom Hid My Game, Final Fantasy XV's Assassin's Festival, Mario Odyssey, Human Fall Flat and more. Finally, what are your gaming goals for 2018?  Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames SEGMENT ONE: NEWS 0:45 - Show Starts 0:45 13:21 - Holiday stories 13:50 - Kinect is Dead! 25:59 - PUBG is on FIIIRRREEE! SEGMENT TWO: 34:15 - Welcome back 34:46 - Steimer's Dad is not impressed with Mario + Rabbids 39:14 - Britt played 5 million games over break (not really that many) 45:50 - Andrea gets sucked back into Paragon + Mario thoughts 54:48 - Steimer digs into Assassin's Creed: Origins SEGMENT THREE: 1:12:21 - Welcome back 1:13:12 - Reader Mail: Our New Years Gaming Resolutions 1:14:01 - Steimer's first goal 1:16:00 - Britt's goal 1:18:44 - Andrea's goal 1:23:35 - Britt's 2nd goal 1:25:00 - Andrea's 2nd goal 1:27:55 - Some of our "to-do" list games 1:32:21 - Wrapping it up  Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Jan 05, 2018
What's Good Games Awards 2017 - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 33)
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It all comes down to this: Which game came out on top in 2017? WHO CARES? Instead we pick some amazing categories like Best Friendship, Most Emotionally Devastating Moment, and Best Horsey. Join us on a trip across our favorite moments in video games from this year. Timestamps: 4:36 - Beginning of the random awards 8:20 - Most Sleepless Nights 15:45 - Best Villain 22:29 - Best Fictional World 27:08 - Best Waifu 32:29 - Best Husbando 39:38 - Best Friendship 41:40 - Best Musical Moment 44:13 - Horsey of the Year 48:21 - Best Costume 53:10 - Funniest Moment 56:36 - Best Romance 1:00:47 - Best DLC 1:03:09 - Best Photo Mode 1:05:55 - Best NPC 1:11:00 - Best Looking for Group Game 1:14:14 - Most Emotionally Devastating Moment 1:19:31 - Most Agonizing Choice 1:25:29 - Our Personal GOTY 1:27:43 - The Dark Horse of 2017 Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Dec 29, 2017
Most Anticipated 2018 Video Games - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 32)
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HAPPY HOLIDAYS! This week the ladies chat about For Honor's animation SNAFU and the recently announced Catherine remake. Steimer revisits Persona 5, Andrea feels yet another sting from the Curse of Osiris, and Alexa Ray has some shocking things to say about The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild's new DLC Champions' Ballad. Plus, the girls take a look at the most anticipated video games titles slated for 2018, or we hope. *Fingers Crossed* Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Dec 22, 2017
Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris Frustrations and Far Cry 5 Co-op Impressions - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 31)
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This week the ladies have a WHOPPING podcast (seriously, it's over 3 hours long) and chat about that Harry Potter RPG, Nintendo's success with the Switch and The Game Awards. Hands-on impressions include Destiny 2: The Curse of Osiris, Final Fantasy XV: Episode Ignis and Britt and Andrea's experience with Far Cry 5's co-op. (It gets...weird.) Andrea reads her "seal husbando" passage and the ladies deep dive into PSX this year, what they played and the future of the convention. SEGMENT ONE: NEWS 00:44 - Welcommmee 7:27 -Harry Potter mobile RPG 15:08 - Nintendo sells lots of Switches 24:26 - The Game Awards has a great year + who got the most guesses right from last week? Also hear a bit of what Andrea’s acceptance speech would have been! SEGMENT TWO: WHAT WE’RE PLAYING 49:26 - Welcome back! 50:54 - Curse of Osiris — DESTINY WHAT R U DOING?! 1:12:30 - Final Fantasy XV DLC: Episode Ignis 1:33:40 - Far Cry 5 impressions SEGMENT THREE: 2:07:37 - Seal Husbando book reading timeeee! 2:24:15 - Our time at the PlayStation Experience: The awkward conference, our incredible meet up, VR experiences & we finally understand Dreams! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Dec 15, 2017
Who Won the Game Awards 2017? - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 30)
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This week the ladies talk about that "leaked" God of War release date, Capcom's latest Mega Man announcements, CHOCOBOS IN ASSASSIN'S CREED (?!!!) and Nintendo's head-scratching partnership with NVIDIA. Hands-on impressions include Human: Fall Flat, SOS, Alexa's Horizon Zero Dawn thoughts and more. Finally, join us for a lengthy segment as we predict the winners of The Game Awards. Were we right? Were we wrong? You'll know because by the time this episode releases The Game Awards will have happened! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames  Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ *** Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc
Dec 08, 2017
Epic Games Sues 14 Y/O?! - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 29)
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This week the ladies chat about the upcoming updates coming to Final Fantasy XV, the lawsuit between Epic Games and a cheating teenager, Mario cereal (?!) and Destiny 2’s latest woes. Hands-on impressions include Britt’s take on Final Fantasy XV Comrades, Steimer’s Wolfestein II thoughts and Andrea’s feelings after returning to paragon. Also, what’s the best way to introduce someone to gaming? Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games  Join the community page! https://www.facebook.com/groups/whatsgoodgames/ SEGMENT ONE: NEWS 00:41 - Welcome! 5:10 - Final Fantasy XV news dump - MOAR DLC 11:35 - Epic Games sues a kid, plus Andrea's awesome cruising ticket story 23:19 - Kellogg's Mario cereal - YUMMY 27:47 - PSX Experience panel list 33:00 - NOT discussing Star Wars :P 33:40 - Destiny 2 kerfuffle SEGMENT TWO: WHAT WE'RE PLAYING 43:36 - Welcome back 46:08 - Britt finished Divinity Original Sin 2!! 49:17 - Britt's Final Fantasy Comrades experience 58:21 - Steimer beat Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus 1:07:34 - Andrea's take on Super Mario Odyssey 1:13:40 - Is Andrea done with Paragon?! 1:21:50 - Andrea's back with Destiny 2 1:25:03 - Steimer's Call of Duty WW2 texts to Britt SEGMENT THREE: GRAB BAG 1:30:59 - Listener question: Getting people you love into gaming ----------------Brittney http://twitter.com/blondenerd http://facebook.com/blondenerd http://youtube.com/blondenerd Andrea http://twitter.com/andrearene http://www.instagram.com/andrearene_/ Steimer http://twitter.com/steimer https://www.instagram.com/ksteimer/ Alexa Ray http://www.twitter.com/alexarayc 
Dec 01, 2017
Star Wars Battlefront 2: Is it GOOD? - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 28)
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This week the ladies chat about the release of Animal Crossing Pocket Camp, Nintendo's recent sales success and Belgium's declaration that loot boxes are indeed gambling. Hands-on impressions include Star Wars Battlefront II, Animal Crossing Pocket Camp, Harvest Moon: Light of Hope and more. Also, do achievements and trophies help or hurt games? Are they worth chasing?
Nov 24, 2017
Star Wars: Battlefront II Woes and DID MARIO DIE?! - What's Good Games Videocast (Ep. 27)
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This week Alexa, Andrea, Britt and Steimer chat for almost a WHOPPING three hours about a little bit of everything from talking Pikachu (?!) to Star Wars: Battlefront II to the nominations for the Video Game Awards - including Andrea's Trending Gamer nomination! Hands-on impressions include Alexa's theory that Mario is dead in Super Mario Odyssey, Horizon: Zero Dawn The Frozen Wilds and Steimer's opinion on South Park: The Fractured But Whole. Stay tuned for our intense Life is Strange: Before the Storm Ep. 2 spoilercast!
Nov 17, 2017
Call of Duty WWII Looks BANANAS - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 26)
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On this week's episode the Britt, Steimer, and Andrea discuss the newly announced Harry Potter game coming from Pokemon GO creators, plus what a new console Harry Potter could look like. In hands-on Britt chats about the gritty realism of Call of Duty WW2, Andrea gushes over how much she loves Assassin's Creed Origins, and Steimer reminds us why Donkey Kong Country is one of the all time greats. Plus a special interview with William Collis, co-founder of Gamer Sensei and a discussion around the rise of esports and why coaches are so sought after.
Nov 10, 2017
The Last of Us Part II and Sony's Paris Games Week - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 25)
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This week the ladies discuss the hottest news from Sony’s Paris Games Week, including the controversial trailers from The Last of Us Part II and Detroit: Become Human. Hands-on impressions include the Xbox One X, Assassin’s Creed Origins, Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice, Super Mario Odyssey and more. Also, what does VR mean for the video game industry?
Nov 03, 2017
Killing Nazis in Wolfenstein 2 Plus Special Guest Joey Noelle - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 24)
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In this week's episode Andrea and Steimer are joined by Kinda Funny's Joey Noelle! They chat about Animal Crossing Pocket Camp, the death of Kinect, and more. During hands-on they chat impressions of Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, South Park: The Fractured But Whole, games they played a XPO Tulsa, and Joey's Stardew Valley obsession. Lastly, Joey runs through the challenges of managing a community online and they discuss what game features are important for replayability.
Oct 27, 2017
EA Cancels STAR WARS?! With Special Guest Naomi Kyle - What's Good Games Ep. 23
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This week the crew is joined by special guest Naomi Kyle! The ladies discuss EA’s upsetting announcement that Visceral Games is being closed and what the future holds for (what was) Amy Hennig’s Star Wars title. Also, what’s up with Activision’s shady-sounding patent that influences players to purchase in-game items? Hands-on impressions include Shadow of War, The Fractured But Whole, Another Lost Phone and more. Naomi talks about her role at IGN, and what she would do if she wasn't in the video game business! 
Oct 20, 2017
The Evil Within 2 Hands-On Impressions and WHY IS CUPHEAD SO HARD?! - What's Good Games Videocast (Ep. 22)
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This week the ladies chat about the ESRB's statement that paid loot boxes in video games aren't considered gambling, as well as the future of VR and Respawn's newly announced AAA exclusive shooter for the Oculus Rift. Hands-on impressions include The Evil Within 2, Fortnite's Battle Royale and Cuphead's brutality. Also, if you could pair two franchises of your choice for the ULTIMATE mashup, which ones would you choose?
Oct 13, 2017
Assassin's Creed Origins Extended Impressions and Your Q&A - What's Good Games Videocast (Ep. 21)
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This week the gang shot a special episode with all the crew in town! (Mostly because Andrea and Alexa are going to be in New York!) They chat about the Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer announcement, extended gameplay impressions from hands-on time with Assassin's Creed Origins, and they answer questions from the audience!
Oct 06, 2017
PUBG Fortnite DRAMA and Life is Strange Spoilercast - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 20)
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This week the ladies discuss the SAG-AFTRA tentative agreement and what it means, the zero-combat mode coming to Assassin’s Creed: Origins and PlayStation’s comments on the “Nintendo device.” Also, were Bluehole’s comments regarding Fortnite’s new PUBG-style Battle Royale Mode justified? Hands-on impressions include Divinity: Original Sin II, Final Fantasy IX on the PS4 and Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus. The podcast wraps up with a spoilercast for the first episode of Life is Strange: Before the Storm.
Sep 29, 2017
Xbox One X: We're Impressed - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 19)
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This week Alexa Ray returns to chat news from TGS in Japan, the Final Fantasy XV Comrades release date, and Fortnite's PUBG rival mode "Battle Royale." In hands-on they it's all about their time with the Xbox One X including PUBG, Forza Motorsport 7, and Cuphead. Plus Alexa and Andrea's saw several Bethesda titles like The Evil Within 2, DOOM on Switch, and Fallout 4 VR. Finally they discuss unique combat systems in games.
Sep 22, 2017
Destiny 2 So Far and New Nintendo Switch Games - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 18)
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This week Andrea and Steimer chat about the Nintendo Direct including new games coming for Switch, releases dates, and the return of the NES Classic. They take a deep dive into Destiny 2 so far and Andrea chatted with Kelly Wallick of the Indie Megabooth about their rocket to success.
Sep 15, 2017
Shadow of War, Assassin's Creed Origins & More from PAX - What's Good Games
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This week the ladies talk about the incredibly impressive sales of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, a concerning quote from The Pokémon Company's CEO and what nude mods in Final Fantasy XV could mean for us all. PAX West just wrapped up so there is a TON to talk about, including hands-on impressions of Middle-Earth: Shadow of War, Assassin's Creed Origins, The Crew 2, Alexa's many JRPGs and more, such as a game about prom, but with monsters. Seriously.
Sep 08, 2017
Mario + Rabbids Impressions And Game of Thrones S7 Spoilercast - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 16)
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The ladies chat about the announcement of The Walking Dead's AR mobile game, Nintendo's latest indie showcase, the HILARIOUS ESRB rating for South Park: The Fractured But Whole and the discontinuation of the original Xbox One model. Britt, Steimer and Andrea share their hands-on impressions of Uncharted: The Lost Legacy, Mario + Rabbids, Destiny 2 on PC and Call of Duty: WWII's multiplayer beta. Finally, Steimer and Andrea spoil ALL of the things regarding Game of Thrones...and Britt drinks. 
Aug 31, 2017
Uncharted Lost Legacy Impressions and SNES Classic Pre-Order Snafu - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 15)
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Strap in for a discussion of Gamescom 2017 news including the lack of Mass Effect Andromeda DLC, Jurassic Park Evolution, Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition, and SNES Classic Edition pre-orders. Plus they chat about Corpse Party, Breath of the Wild, and impressions of Uncharted The Lost Legacy.
Aug 25, 2017
Mewtwo in Pokémon Go and Cancelled Games That Make Us Sad - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 14)
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This week the ladies get heated over Pokemon Go's exclusive raids and the gated availability of Mewtwo. Other discussions include the re-rebranding of Battle.Net, the cancellation of Final Fantasy XV's Prompto VR Experience (goodbye dreams) and Call of Duty: World WWII's private multiplayer beta. Don't miss our hands-on impressions including Fable Fortune, Sonic Mania and Lawbreakers! We also fret over cancelled games we'd bring back if we could, and how much we'd pay for them today.
Aug 18, 2017
Valve's New Game and Shadow of War Microtransactions - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 13)
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This week we discuss Valve's strange new game, Shadow of War's new monetization strategy and Project 1v1 from Gearbox. Get hands-on impressions of Splatoon 2, Pyre, and Paragon v42 plus the crew gives their thoughts on old TV show plots that still make them angry today.
Aug 11, 2017
PS4 Cross-Play Support and Video Games We Would Sacrifice - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 12)
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This week the ladies discuss PlayStation’s hesitation to participate in cross-platform play with other consoles, the announcement of THREE new Persona titles, Guild War 2’s latest expansion and more. Hands-on impressions include Tacoma, Sonic Mania, Life is Strange: Before the Storm and Alexa has a “Summer Skank” update for Fire Emblem: Heroes. There’s also a tough conversation about video game franchises the team would sacrifice in order to restore a defunct series of their choosing.  
Aug 04, 2017
What Remains of Edith Finch SPOILERS Interview
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Andrea and Britt chat with Ian Dallas of Giant Sparrow about the Xbox One launch of "What Remains of Edith Finch." WARNING: There are story spoilers in this interview so if you don't want to be spoiled, go play the game before listening.
Jul 31, 2017
SNES Classic Pre-Orders Canceled - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 11)
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This week the team discusses the newly announced Final Fantasy XV multiplayer expansion, how SNES Classic Edition pre-orders sold out and then were canceled, and how Nintendo has sold almost 5M Switches. They chat impressions of Wolfenstein 2, Fortnite, Pokemon GO, Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age, and more. 
Jul 28, 2017
Destiny 2 Beta Impressions and Travel Gaming Habits - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 10)
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This week the ladies discuss the new Nintendo Switch voice chat app and Telltale's multiple new game unveils. The Destiny 2 Beta is out and everyone's gotten a chance to sink their teeth into it. Finally, the ladies share their best travel gaming stories and some tips for gaming on the go.     
Jul 21, 2017
Half-Life Update and New Pokémon Trailer – What’s Good Games Videocast (Ep. 9)
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In this episode, the ladies discuss a new update to Half-Life, that new (and very strange) Pokémon Trailer, Destiny 2’s supposed story improvement and more. And as always we discuss the games we’re currently playing (like Breath of the Wild and Chrono Trigger – yes, Chrono Trigger) and lament about the game franchises we feel like we missed out on.
Jul 13, 2017
Game of the Year Contenders - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 8)
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To celebrate the halfway point of 2017, the gang goes over their picks for Game of the Year so far. Will it be the majestic Zelda: Breath of the Wild, the robo-dino hunter simulator Horizon: Zero Dawn or something more terrifying like Resident Evil 7? The girls discuss the blockbusters they've played plus a few smaller titles you may not expect. 
Jul 07, 2017
SNES Classic and Harry Potter 20th Anniversary - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 7)
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This week the crew talks about the announcement of the SNES Classic Edition, how Super Mario Odyssey swept the Game Critics Awards, and Bioware's "Anthem" will be like Star Wars. Plus, hands-on impressions for Final Fantasy XV Episode Prompto, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Valkyria Revolution, and Friday the 13th The Game. In Off Topic the ladies chat about the impact of the 20th Anniversary of the Harry Potter franchise. 
Jun 30, 2017
Wonder Woman Thoughts & Our Pile of Shame Secrets - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 6)
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The crew chats the latest news including Final Fantasy DLC and Pokemon GO. In hands-on Andrea and Brittney chat "What Remains of Edith Finch" while Alexa talks about ARMS on Nintendo Switch. The whole team talks about their summer Pile of Shame games and end with a discussion about the Wonder Woman movie.
Jun 23, 2017
LIVE! From E3 2017 - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 5)
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The team is on the show floor at the Electronic Entertainment Expo 2017 (E3) to talk about newly announced video games, hands-on impressions, and a whole lot more. They chat about Super Mario Odyssey, Far Cry 5, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, Assassin's Creed Origins, Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, and Skyrim Switch to name a few. 
Jun 16, 2017
E3 Pre-Show Predictions - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 4)
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It is almost time for E3! In this special episode dedicated to the Electronic Entertainment Expo, the crew chats about their thoughts and predictions for PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo, Bethesda, Ubisoft, EA, and some wildcards. 
Jun 09, 2017
E3 Wishlist and Life is Strange Thoughts - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep. 3)
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This week the girls chat the Nintendo online subscription news along with Shadow of War's delay, the new Assassin's Creed character leak, and Britt gives the ultimate PokemonGO confession. In Hands-On we hear about Fire Emblem Echoes, FFXV Ch. 13 V2, Pewdiepie's Tuber Simulator, and Life is Strange. It is almost time for E3 so the girls are chatting their E3 wish list in the final segment!
Jun 02, 2017
Far Cry 5 Details - What's Good Games Podcast (Ep.2)
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This week's episode has the crew talking Red Dead Redemption 2's delay, GTA 5 crossing 80M units, Far Cry 5 new details, Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy news, and more. Plus they chat what books everyone is reading in "Off Topic."
May 26, 2017
Premiere Episode! - What's Good Games Podcast Ep. 1
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The premiere of the WGG podcast features weekly news and hands-on impressions of Prey, Fire Emblem Heroes, Dreadnought, and Persona 5. Plus, Andrea & Steimer give a first look at Destiny 2 and a recap of how the girls met and their experiences in video games.
May 19, 2017