On today's episode we discuss the change in gaming coverage over the past 20+ years. It used to be normal to walk into a store and not know a ton about the video game you will be picking up, and now you know more than you'd probably want in many ways. What are the pros and cons, and what games do you want to keep a little mystery?
On today's episode we play Hollywood casting agents! We cast our perfect blockbuster, Hollywood version of The Legend of Zelda. We break down our picks for story, director and actors for all major roles. Do we take it seriously? Listen to find out. We want to know who you would cast and if we were right or wrong in our chosing! Let us know on Twitter @The_SaveState.
On todays episode Jon and Landon chat about why they podcast. They break down their favorite shows, inspirations and methods for recording video and audio podcasting. From pointers, tips and lessons they’ve learned to just plain dumb shit that’s happened over the years. What podcasts do you listen to, and do you podcast? Let us know on Twitter @The_SaveState.
Today the guys sit down to talk about why the Nintendo Entertainment System was so special to us and everyone else as well as tell the story of how it saved the video game industry in the west. What is your favorite NES memory? Let us know in the comments or on our twitter @The_SaveState.
Today the guys sit down to recall their top 5 gaming memories! These will range to first experiences, to recent events as the guys strong down memory lane. What are your biggest gaming memories in life? Let us know in the comments or on our twitter @The_SaveState.
What are the games you feel deserve a reboot? These can be games that have been either dead for decades or have been under utilized like Tomb Raider that recently got a reboot and has come to critical success! The guys break down their Top 5 each! Let us know what we left out and what your top 5 is. Let us know in the comments or on our twitter @The_SaveState.
What are the games and gaming experiences that you’ve had WITHIN the game? These can be self-imposed challenges (unintentional emergent gameplay) or these can be games like tag or racing within games. We break down some of our experiences in today’s episode!
What We're Playing This Week:
Landon: Dragon Age Inquisition
Jon: Rick & Morty: Pocket Morty's
Jonny Nitpick: Steamworld Dig, Animal Crossing Amiibo Festival
News of the Week:
Minecraft Education Edition,...
It's the end of the year and we have a lot to cover! On today's episode we recap the biggest news stories of the year and also speculate of what might come in 2016. What were the biggest events in 2015 in your opinion? What are you hoping to see in 2016? Let us know in the comments or on our twitter @The_SaveState.
We just wrapped up another (hopefully) annual Playstation Experience that a lot of new announcements came from. We break down the major announcements and rabble on about Final Fantasy VII for probably half of it. Do you want an entire BONUS episode all about Final Fantasy? Let us know in the comments or on our twitter @The_SaveState.
Landon sucks and decided to accidentally delete the actual Episode 8, so instead we're uploading a special episode starring his wife, Kaye! They discuss growing up playing games, weird gaming associations like Bone Thugs N' Harmony and Diablo, and of course Pokemon. So. Much. Pokemon. Reach out to us on our twitter @The_SaveState.
We all have different responsibilities in life; some of us are married, have kids, work full time or whatever is the case, but we all have to find time to game. In this episode we break down how we each find time to get away for our hobbies, but we want to know how you find time too. Let us know in the comments or on our twitter @The_SaveState.