Games and Groceries

A & L

A weekly conversation between married gamers about films, the latest gaming news, and a topic in the gaming industry. Hosted by @AceTheGrocer and @JourneyFirst

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It's our final episode before we go on a longer Hiatus. We explain why we decided to do this and where we see the future, Adam discusses some behind the scenes processes, and we read your answers about why Video Games matter to you.   This is it. Until Next Time. JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/

Jun 28

1 hr 15 min

In this week’s episode, we discuss a film found on Netflix called ‘Awake’, Pete Hines and Todd Howard understand the frustrations with Playstation fans on the Starfield Exclusivity, Cyberpunk is kind of sort of back on the PSN store but with a warning, the reasons behind the long wait for a new 2D Metroid game, and our big discussion is on the topic of asking why does the gaming community hate hype! #GamingPodcast #MetroidDread #Starfield Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:41 - ‘Awake’ Review 11:54 - Pete Hines Understands PS5 Frustrations 17:38 - Cyberpunk Is Back On PSN 22:03 - Why Metroid Dread Took So Long 27:36 - Why Does The Gaming Community Hate Hype? 42:41 - Social Media Answers 55:33 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: Pete Hines Understands PS5 Frustrations: https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/bethesda-says-it-understands-playstation-fans-being-pissed-about-xbox-exclusivity/ Cyberpunk Is Back On PSN: https://www.polygon.com/22229742/cyberpunk-2077-returns-to-playstation-store-release-refund-ps4-ps5-cd-projekt-red Why Metroid Dread Took So Long: https://www.theverge.com/2021/6/17/22536783/metroid-dread-yoshio-sakamoto-nintendo-switch-e3-2021

Jun 21

1 hr 2 min

In this week’s episode, we discuss a film on Disney Plus that came out of Premier Access titled ‘Raya and the Last Dragon’, Panic gives us many more details on the Playdate as well as some accessible tools for new game developers, Elden Ring is a real thing and we even got an official Release Date, Xbox wants to go beyond Console games and into your TV directly without hardware, and our big topic is a discussion on if a game can have world events without being political especially with the last Battlefield 2042 news! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:54 - ‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Review 12:08 - Playdate New Features 19:27 - Elden Ring Is Real 25:03 - Xbox TV App 31:11 - Can You Have World Events Without Politics? 44:21 - Social Media Answers 59:09 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: Playdate New Features: https://www.ign.com/articles/playdate-july-pre-order-stereo-dock-games Elden Ring Is Real: https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/elden-ring-has-finally-reappeared-with-a-new-trailer-and-2022-release-date/ Xbox TV App: https://www.gamespot.com/articles/xbox-will-be-built-into-tvs-xbox-branded-streaming-devices-announced/1100-6492606/

Jun 14

1 hr 7 min

In this week’s episode, we discuss a film sent to HBO Max this month called ‘Kajillonaire”, EA has assigned a former Call of Duty GM to lead the way for the Battlefield franchise, Publisher Panic has given some more updates on the Playdate device, Playstation gives much more time for the developers of the God of War sequel, and our big topic is a discussion on the art of intentional gaming with our special guest, Andrew Orsie! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:37 - ‘Kajillionaire’ Review 11:41 - EA Hires Call of Duty GM 16:56 - Panic’s Playdate Updates 21:12 - God of War Sequel Delayed 28:54 - The Art of Intentional Gaming 1:03:26 - Social Media Answers 1:20:50 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj =============================== Links From Andrew Orsie: The Trevor Project: https://www.thetrevorproject.org/ Transgender Law Center: https://transgenderlawcenter.org/ Victory Institute: https://victoryinstitute.org/ Marsha P Johnson Institute: https://marshap.org/about-mpji/ Black2Gold: https://songwhip.com/blacktogold/the-chain ================================ Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: EA Hires Call of Duty GM: https://www.ign.com/articles/battlefield-new-general-manager-ex-call-of-duty Panic’s Playdate Updates: https://www.gamesradar.com/panics-playdate-handheld-will-now-cost-more-and-come-with-twice-the-games/ God of War Sequel Delayed: https://www.ign.com/articles/god-of-war-2-ragnarok-delayed-to-2022

Jun 7

1 hr 33 min

In this week’s episode, we discuss the latest film from John Krasinski “A Quiet Place Part II”, CD Projekt Red appoints a new game director for Cyberpunk 2077, Steam wants to come into the market of the Nintendo Switch in their own way, Sony reveals that a good amount of their gamers are in fact women, and our big discussion is looking at a recent study out of Rutgers University asking will playing video games ruin your life Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:12 - ‘A Quiet Place Part II’ Review 11:33 - Cyberpunk 2077 Gets New Director 17:35 - Steam Getting In The Switch Market 22:25 - Sony Reveals Women Are Gamers 29:27 - Will Playing Video Games Ruin Your Life? 47:10 - Social Media Answers 55:27 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: Cyberpunk 2077 Gets New Director: https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/cd-projekt-appoints-new-cyberpunk-2077-game-director/ Steam Getting In The Switch Market: https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2021/05/exclusive-valve-is-making-a-switch-like-portable-gaming-pc/ Sony Reveals Women Are Gamers: https://www.gamesradar.com/41-of-ps4-and-ps5-owners-are-women-sony-reveals/ Study Out of Rutgers University: https://www.rutgers.edu/news/young-teens-should-only-use-recreational-internet-and-video-games-one-hour-daily-rutgers

May 31

1 hr 5 min

In this week's episode, we take a break from Gaming News and Films to discuss the questions you all submitted to us on Social Media! What are we looking forward to most in North Dakota? What are our favorite beers? Why did Adam do that?! All this and so much more in our Ask Us Anything Special! Time Stamps: 0:00 - Special Thank You 4:01 - CommanderNici's Rapid Fire 27:21 - Video Game Questions 46:23 - Final Questions JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/

May 24

1 hr 11 min

In this week’s episode, we discuss the Netflix original film called ‘The Mitchells vs. The Machines”, Sony CFO says there will be a low stock on PS5 for a long while still, Ubisoft reiterates their statement on wanting to make more Free-To-Play games, Sega is considering rebooting some old dormant IPs, and our big topic is looking at the case of Apple v. Epic and the definition of a Video Game with special guest, GameSimp! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:21 - ‘The Mitchells vs. The Machines’ Review 11:48 - PS5 Low Stock Into 2022 16:57 - Ubisoft Wants More F2P 22:52 - Sega May Reboot Old IPs 29:24 - Can We Define What A Game Is? 56:34 - Social Media Answers 1:15:13 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj =============================== Links For GameSimp: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo7YvQhkBvpCEVz3ARVcOcQ Twitter: https://twitter.com/GameSimpYT Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/gamesimp ================================ Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: PS5 Low Stock Into 2022: https://www.theverge.com/2021/5/10/22428322/sony-ps5-supply-constraints-2022-hiroki-totoki Ubisoft Wants More F2P: https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/ubisoft-insists-its-free-to-play-push-does-not-mean-less-premium-games/ Sega May Reboot Old IPs: https://www.ign.com/articles/sega-considering-crazy-taxi-jet-set-radio-reboots-and-working-on-a-super-game

May 17

1 hr 25 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the latest Christopher Nolan film that landed on HBO Max called "Tenet", Mass Effect Legendary Edition developers are preserving bittersweet controls from a vehicle, Sony facing a possible but unlikely class action lawsuit, a group of Stadia heads join Jade Raymond's studio, and our big discussion is asking if other Retro Game Franchises can work with Modern Design featuring epic friend of the show, Andrew Orsie! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 2:58 - ‘Tenet’ Review 11:50 - Mako Controls Preserved 17:55 - Sony Facing Class Action 22:09 - Stadia Team Joins Haven 29:23 - Can Retro Games Work in Modern Design? 1:01:14 - Social Media Answers 1:25:43 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj =============================== Links For Andrew Orsie: Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcXJl58ztD3TIEWP75tsi0w Twitter: https://twitter.com/AndrewOrsie Black2Gold: https://songwhip.com/blacktogold/the-chain ================================ Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: Mako Controls Preserved: https://www.pcgamer.com/you-can-disable-mass-effect-legendary-editions-improved-mako-handling-if-you-like-pain/ Sony Facing Class Action: https://www.gamespot.com/articles/sony-could-face-lawsuit-over-playstation-store-game-monopoly/1100-6491104/ Stadia Team Joins Haven: https://www.ign.com/articles/six-google-stadia-staff-leave-to-join-haven-entertainment

May 10

1 hr 35 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix Original Sci-Fi Thriller "Stowaway", Sony making aggressive investments into 1st Party game studios, Microsoft competing alongside Epic Games with Windows Store revenue share, Valorant to be the first game using new chat modification tools, and our big topic is a discussion asking do we take video game too seriously with our special guest, RGT 85 Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:13 - ‘Stowaway’ Review 12:38 - Sony Invests In 1st Party 18:47 - Microsoft Reducing PC Cuts 24:27 - Valorant Combats Toxic Chat 30:13 - Are We Taking Video Games Too Seriously? 57:31 - Social Media Answers 1:25:30 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj =============================== Links For RGT 85: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCA5RGaQc-a8tIX_AqTTmWdw Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/shawnlong Twitter: https://twitter.com/RGT_85 ================================ Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: Sony Invests In 1st Party: https://www.ign.com/articles/sony-to-aggressively-invest-in-first-party-studios-and-third-party-exclusives Microsoft Reducing PC Cuts: https://www.theverge.com/2021/4/29/22409285/microsoft-store-cut-windows-pc-games-12-percent Valorant Combats Toxic Chat: https://www.gamespot.com/articles/riot-games-will-record-valorant-voice-chat-to-combat-toxic-behavior/1100-6490880/

May 3

1 hr 36 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the film that premiered in Theaters and HBO Max "Mortal Kombat" (2021), MrMattyPlays was right on the money about a KOTOR Remake, It Takes Two sells over 1 Million copies in it's first few weeks, Epic Games Store offers an Indie Game App, and our big topic is asking should we always protest games industry decisions and if it actually makes a difference! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:24 - ‘Mortal Kombat’ Review 13:27 -KOTOR Remake News 17:34 - It Takes Two Sells A Million 21:23 - Itchio On Epic Games 27:37 - Should We Always Protest The Games Industry? 44:35 - Social Media Answers 1:00:10 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media:  Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: KOTOR Remake News: https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-04-21-star-wars-knights-of-the-old-republic-remake-developed-by-aspyr It Takes Two Sells A Million: https://www.gamespot.com/articles/it-takes-two-sells-1-million-copies-and-is-still-going-strong/1100-6490540/ Itchio On Epic Games: https://www.polygon.com/22396021/itchio-epic-games-store-windows-pc-apps

Apr 26

1 hr 5 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix Original film called "Thunder Force", the announcement of Oxenfree 2 at the Nintendo Indie World show, F-Zero series is not done but needs a "Grand Idea", Epic Games able to secure a lot more funding for the future, and our big topic is a discussion on the shift in focus throughout the Console Wars with special guest, CommanderNici! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:34 - ‘Thunder Force’ Review 11:13 - Oxenfree II Announced 16:30 - F-Zero Needs A Grand Idea 21:20 - Sony Invests More Into Epic 27:12 - Is There A Shift In The Console Wars? 58:04 - Social Media Answers 1:22:17 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj =============================== Links For CommanderNici: Side Quest Episode: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/side-quests-episode-68-maneater-with-commandernici/id1227321765?i=1000514511966 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCiCTrA-fXZIHfNbCdOFoBBg Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/commandernici/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/commandernici ================================ Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: Oxenfree II Announced: https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-04-14-oxenfree-2-announced F-Zero Needs A Grand Idea: https://www.gamespot.com/articles/f-zero-isnt-dead-but-needs-a-grand-idea-to-return-ex-nintendo-designer-says/1100-6490242/ Sony Invests More Into Epic: https://www.theverge.com/2021/4/13/22381691/epic-games-sony-investment-fortnite-fall-guys-rocket-league

Apr 19

1 hr 31 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the HBO Max movie that also released in theaters called "Godzilla Vs. Kong", Cyberpunk 2077 coming closer to getting on the PSN store (supposedly), Xbox is giving good treatment to older Retro Games to the Cloud, a new record is set for the most expensive game ever sold, and our big topic is asking the question should we only buy physical games with our special guest, Toofur Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:23 - ‘Godzilla Vs. Kong’ Review 10:20 - Cyberpunk 2077 Close To PSN 15:07 - Xbox Memorializes Retro 19:35 - The World’s Most Expensive Game 24:42 - Should We Only Buy Physical Games? 45:43 - Social Media Answers 1:13:54 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj =============================== Links For Toofur: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_Gpxi_xl3b-mEWe8K63WBw Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/toofurtheemogamer/ ================================ Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: Cyberpunk 2077 Close To PSN: https://www.pushsquare.com/news/2021/03/cyberpunk_2077_is_closer_to_playstation_store_return_says_cdpr Xbox Memorializes Retro: https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/xbox-talks-up-preservation-in-week-nintendo-pulls-games-and-sony-confirms-store-closures/ The World’s Most Expensive Game: https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2021/04/sealed-super-mario-bros-shatters-record-with-660000-auction-sale/

Apr 5

1 hr 21 min

In this week's show, we discuss the Hulu Original film titled 'Boss Level', Ghost of Tsushima is getting the movie treatment with a well known director, Niantic partners with Nintendo to bring in Pikmin on Phones, ex-Bethesda employee Ikumi Nakamura creates her own studio, and our big topic is a discussion on the reveal of Life Is Strange True Colors and asking is this too much life is strange with special guest, Adnan Riaz! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 2:57 - ‘Boss Level’ Review 10:16 - Ghost of Tsushima: THE MOVIE 14:43 - Pikmin Mobile Revealed 18:33 - Ikumi Nakamura Goes Indie 23:58 - Are We Getting Too Much Life Is Strange? 50:01 - Social Media Answers 1:04:11 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj =============================== Links For Adnan Riaz: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCapzeMozBJ7jeMGHr2slv6Q Twitter: https://twitter.com/P1vsTheWorld Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/player1vstheworld/ ================================ Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: Ghost of Tsushima: THE MOVIE: https://deadline.com/2021/03/sony-playstation-productions-ghost-of-tsushima-movie-john-wicks-chad-stahelski-directing-1234721342/ Pikmin Mobile Revealed: https://www.theverge.com/2021/3/22/22345472/niantic-nintendo-pikmin-partnership-collaboration-ar-mobile-game Ikumi Nakamura Goes Indie: https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2021-03-24-ikumi-nakamura-launching-her-own-studio

Mar 29

1 hr 11 min

In this week's episode, we discuss a SYFY Original film found over on Netflix called "No Escape Room", Jade Raymond opens a new studio that is backed by Sony, Sony acquires a massive fighting game tournament, Square Enix reveals the trailer and info for Life Is Strange True Colors, and our big topic is a discussion asking is Game Pass the answer to next gen prices with costs going up on video games Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:19 - ‘No Escape Room’ Review 11:01 - Jade Raymond Opens Haven 16:01 - Playstation Purchases EVO 19:44 - Life Is Strange 3 Reveal 28:47 - Is Game Pass The Answer To Next-Gen Prices? 44:23 - Social Media Answers 57:15 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: Jade Raymond Opens Haven: https://venturebeat.com/2021/03/16/jade-raymond-opens-sony-backed-haven-game-studio-in-montreal/ Playstation Purchases EVO: https://www.ign.com/articles/sony-playstation-buys-evo-championship Life Is Strange 3 Reveal: https://www.polygon.com/2021/3/18/22334256/life-is-strange-true-colors-release-date-mxmtoon

Mar 22

1 hr 3 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the documentary found on HBO Max called "Covid Diaries NY", Microsoft finalizing the deal with Zenimax and the plans for future titles, Silver Rain Games signs with EA Originals for their new game, a forgotten GameBoy Color game will be released this summer, and our big topic is asking is gaming culture still a boy's club with female gamers on the rise! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:04 - ‘Covid Diaries NY’ Review 11:11 - Xbox x Bethesda Deal 17:42 - Silver Rains Games with EA 21:30 - GameBoy Color Game Revived 26:36 - Is Gaming Culture Still A Boy’s Club? 46:29 - Social Media Answers 1:03:08 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: Xbox x Bethesda Deal: https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/microsoft-confirms-its-bethesda-acquisition-is-complete-and-some-games-will-be-exclusive/ Silver Rains Games with EA: https://venturebeat.com/2021/03/11/silver-rain-games-will-make-a-game-for-ea-originals/ GameBoy Color Game Revived: https://www.nintendolife.com/news/2021/03/cancelled_game_boy_color_rpg_infinity_is_finally_getting_released_20_years_later

Mar 15

1 hr 8 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the new film found on Netflix called "Moxie", the Switch Pro rumors are slowly becoming a reality, Marvel's Avengers is becoming more grindy for the better, Hogwarts Legacy is getting more inclusive, and our big topic is asking the question "is being a gamer just  phase" with our special guest, Mic Fury! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:23 - ‘Moxie!’ Review 13:36 - Switch Pro Is Real 18:52 - Avengers Gets Grindy 22:31 - Hogwarts Legacys Gets Woke 31:05 - Is Being A Gamer Just A Phase? 47:22 - Social Media Answers 1:26:16 - Closing Thoughts Links for Mic Fury: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdhpYnwdEhMYmkII-yn3EIw Twitter: https://twitter.com/M1C_FURY Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mic_fury/ JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: Switch Pro Is Real: https://www.ign.com/articles/new-nintendo-switch-with-larger-screen-4k-output-in-the-works Avengers Gets Grindy: https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-03-04-marvels-avengers-is-increasing-the-grind-required-to-level-up-in-next-update Hogwarts Legacys Gets Woke: https://www.polygon.com/22309068/hogwarts-legacy-transinclusive-character-creation-jk-rowling

Mar 8

1 hr 35 min

In this week's episode, we discuss a movie that can be found on Hulu called "Nomadland", more Playstation games are heading over to PC, a new open world Pokemon game is in the works for 2022, Bioware pulls the plug on Anthem, and our big discussion is asking "Should governments ban games" with our special guest, Games As Lit (aka The Game Professor) Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 2:57 - ‘Nomadland’ Review 11:01 - More Playstation PC Games 16:13 - Pokemon Open World Game 21:16 - Bioware Pulls Plug On Anthem 28:18 - Should Governments Ban Violent Games? 1:17:14 - Closing Thoughts Links for Game Professor: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/gamesasliterature Twitter: https://twitter.com/gamesaslit Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/gamesaslit101 JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/nBMZ6wXD Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: More Playstation PC Games: https://www.theverge.com/2021/2/23/22297091/days-gone-pc-playstation-games-ports-jim-ryan Pokemon Open World Game: https://kotaku.com/pokemon-legends-arceus-is-a-new-open-world-game-coming-1846363702 Bioware Pulls Plug On Anthem: https://www.pcgamer.com/anthem-next-cancelled/?utm_campaign=socialflow&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com

Mar 1

1 hr 31 min

In this week's episode we discuss a newly added Netflix movie called 'I Care A Lot', North Dakota giving their attempt to protect app developers, Nintendo working non-stop on the Switch's successor, Valheim selling over 3 Million copies in the first 2 weeks, and our big topic is a discussion on a survey on gaming and asking have Americans changed their minds on Video Games? Article Used For Discussion:  https://people.com/human-interest/over-70-percent-of-americans-have-developed-a-video-game-habit-in-quarantine-survey-finds/ Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 2:45 - ‘I Care A Lot’ Review 10:26 - North Dakota Defends Tech 16:35 - Nintendo Looking At New Console 20:39 - Valheim Sells 3 Million Copies 26:31 - Have Americans Changed Their Minds on Video Games? 41:16 - Social Media Answers 50:34 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/nBMZ6wXD Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: North Dakota Defends Tech: https://www.theverge.com/2021/2/16/22286234/apple-app-store-north-dakota-bill-sb-2333-failed-vote Nintendo Looking At New Console: https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/nintendos-president-says-switchs-successor-will-need-to-offer-a-new-experience/ Valheim Sells 3 Million Copies: https://www.rockpapershotgun.com/valheim-sells-3-million-copies

Feb 22

59 min 16 sec

In this week's episode, we discuss a Political Comedy that can be found on HBO Max called "Irresistible", Movie Theaters in South Korea are opening up to rent out to Gaming Sessions, Terreria for Stadia has been canceled due to Google's communication, Epic Games launches a new NPC creator tool, and our big topic is a discussion on how video games spark creativity with special guest, GameSimp! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:21 - ‘Irresistible’ Review 11:45 - Theaters Renting To Gamers 17:08 - Terreria Canceled For Stadia 21:38 - The MetaHuman Tool 29:05 - How Video Games Spark Creativity 58:44 - Social Media Answers 1:14:31 - Closing Thoughts Links For GameSimp: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo7YvQhkBvpCEVz3ARVcOcQ Twitter: https://twitter.com/GameSimpYT Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/gamesimp JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/nBMZ6wXD Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: Theaters Renting To Gamers: https://www.gamespot.com/articles/theaters-around-the-world-are-renting-their-screens-to-gamers/1100-6487448/ Terreria Canceled For Stadia: https://www.rockpapershotgun.com/terraria-co-creator-cancels-stadia-release-after-google-disable-his-account The MetaHuman Tool: https://www.polygon.com/2021/2/10/22276368/epic-games-metahuman-creator-tool-unreal-engine

Feb 15

1 hr 28 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the light-hearted film found on Hulu called 'Missing Link', Amazon's new CEO is not giving up on the Games Studio, Mass Effect Legendary Edition is making some angle changes, Stadia decides to shut down First Party studios, and our big topic is asking the question 'Can Video Games Damage Relationships?' Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:15 - ‘Missing Link’ Review 10:25 - Amazon Not Giving Up On Games 13:56 - Mass Effect Changing Angles 18:23 - Stadia Shuts Down Studios 23:33 - Can Video Games Destroy Relationships? 35:12 - Social Media Answers 58:18 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/nBMZ6wXD Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Articles 📰: Amazon Not Giving Up On Games: https://www.theverge.com/2021/2/4/22265932/amazon-ceo-game-studios-andy-jassy-commitment-struggling-video-game-division Mass Effect Changing Angles: https://www.ign.com/articles/mass-effect-legendary-edition-changes-some-gratuitious-camera-shots Stadia Shuts Down Studios: https://kotaku.com/google-stadia-shuts-down-internal-studios-changing-bus-1846146761

Feb 8

1 hr 1 min

In this week's podcast episode, we discuss the next Warner Brothers movie streaming Day One on HBO Max 'The Little Things', Astral Chain is now considered a full Nintendo IP, the new studio is made for Skate 4, DONTNOD is funded BIG TIME, and our big topic is a discussion on giving retro games a chance with special guest, Andrew Orsie! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:04 - ‘The Little Things’ Review 11:24 - Who Owns The Astral Chain IP? 16:54 - The Skate 4 Studio 20:35 - Tencent Funds DONTNOD 25:16 - Give Retro Games A Chance 38:23 - Social Media Answers 1:15:18 - Retro Game Recommendations Links For Andrew Orsie: Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcXJl58ztD3TIEWP75tsi0w Twitter: https://twitter.com/AndrewOrsie Black2Gold: https://songwhip.com/blacktogold/the-chain JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/nBMZ6wXD Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Who Owns The Astral Chain IP?: https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/platinum-says-astral-chain-is-nintendos-ip-after-fans-notice-copyright-change/ The Skate 4 Studio: https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2021-01-27-ea-launches-new-skate-studio Tencent Funds DONTNOD: https://www.ign.com/articles/life-is-strange-dev-dontnod-to-create-new-ip-after-tencent-buys-minority-stake

Feb 1

1 hr 27 min

In this week's episode, we take a look at a movie that just came over to HBO Max called "The King of Staten Island", Gabe Newell coming out to say that Valve is making many more games, the EU protecting the gamer consumers once again, Vicarious Visions being absorbed into Blizzard, and our big topic is asking the question was Cyberpunk 2077 the worst video game release? Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:31 - ‘The King of Staten Island’ Review 11:18 - Valve Are Making Games 15:32 - The EU Against Geo-Blocking 21:18 - Vicarious Visions Absorbed 27:14 - Was Cyberpunk 2077 The Worst Video Game Release? 46:09 - Social Media Answers 56:06 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/nBMZ6wXD Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Valve Are Making Games: https://www.gamespot.com/articles/valve-has-multiple-new-games-in-development-according-to-gabe-newell/1100-6486524/ The EU Against Geo-Blocking: https://www.cnbc.com/2021/01/20/eu-fines-pc-gaming-giant-valve-for-antitrust-practices-on-steam.html Vicarious Visions Absorbed: https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2021-01-22-vicarious-visions-merged-into-blizzard

Jan 25

1 hr 5 min

In this week's episode, we discuss a Thriller movie found over on Hulu called "Alone", Bethesda making an Indiana Jones game with LucasFilms, the final Games Sales results of 2020, CD Projekt CEO is very sorry you guys, and our big topic is a discussion asking the question Have Video Games Influenced Culture with special guest Travis of the Rainbow Road Podcast! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:11 - ‘Alone’ Review 12:56 - Bethesda’s Indiana Jones Game 17:55 - The Gaming Sales of 2020 22:35 - CD Projekt Red is SOOO sorry, guys! 27:41 - Have Video Games Affect Culture? 1:00:27 - Social Media Answers 1:15:20 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/nBMZ6wXD Links For Travis: Listen To Rainbow Road: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/rainbow-road-a-gay-gaming-podcast/id1508016763 Twitter: https://twitter.com/RainbowRoadPod Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Bethesda’s Indiana Jones Game: https://www.theverge.com/2021/1/12/22226966/bethesda-indiana-jones-game-machinegames The Gaming Sales of 2020: https://www.businessinsider.com/nintendo-switch-call-of-duty-dominated-video-game-sales-2020-2021-1 CD Projekt Red is SOOO sorry, guys!: https://kotaku.com/cd-projekt-red-apologizes-for-cyberpunk-2077-bugs-says-1846053290

Jan 18

1 hr 27 min

In this week's episode, we talk about our thoughts on a movie found on Netflix called "Braven", Nintendo purchasing the studio behind Luigi's Mansion 3, Epic games purchases a mall for its headquarters offices, Cyberpunk player base drops big time after only 3 weeks, and our big topic is a discussion on the question are game logos actually important with our special guest, Cory Schmitz! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:51 - ‘Braven’ Review 10:28 - Nintendo Buys Next Level Games 14:12 - Epic Games Gets A Mall 17:22 - Cyberpunk 2077 Player Base Drops 24:50 - Are Game Logos Actually Important? 48:40 - Social Media Answers 59:00 - Closing Thoughts JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/TPGjNzvBEj Links For Cory Schmitz: Website: https://coryschmitz.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CorySchmitz Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/coryschmitz/ Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Nintendo Buys Next Level Games: https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-01-05-nintendo-buying-luigis-mansion-3-developer-next-level-games Epic Games Gets A Mall: https://www.polygon.com/2021/1/4/22213102/epic-games-buys-mall-new-headquarters-cary-towne-center Cyberpunk 2077 Player Base Drops: https://www.githyp.com/cyberpunk-2077s-player-base-has-declined-3x-faster-than-the-witcher-3s-launch-on-steam/

Jan 11

1 hr 12 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the first film in the WB/HBO Max Day One Release deal 'Wonder Woman 1984', CD Projekt Red taking measures to defend themselves in court, Rockstar insiders giving us little bits of Bully 2 Knowledge, Star Citizen creators cancels upcoming beta, and our big topic is a discussion on the question Is Information The Key To Fun with special guest Mic Fury! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:23 - ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Review 12:35 - CD Projekt Red Lawsuits 17:23 - Bully 2 Allegedly Cancelled 22:30 - Star Citizen Cancels Beta 29:10 - Is Information The Key To Fun? 56:43 - Social Media Answers 1:18:10 - Closing Thoughts Links For Mic Fury: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdhpYnwdEhMYmkII-yn3EIw Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Da.Furious.1/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/M1C_FURY Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mic_fury/ Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: CD Projekt Red Lawsuits: https://www.ign.com/articles/cyberpunk-2077-cd-projekt-to-undertake-vigorous-action-to-defend-itself-against-lawsuit Bully 2 Allegedly Cancelled: https://screenrant.com/grand-theft-auto-6-reason-bully-2-cancelled/ Star Citizen Cancels Beta: https://www.polygon.com/2020/12/28/22203055/star-citizen-squadron-42-release-date-beta-delayed-alpha-testing-funding

Jan 4

1 hr 29 min

In this week's Games and Groceries Podcast, we take a look back in the past year in Gaming News and discuss the good and the bad of 2020 Gaming as well as what we look forward to in the year 2021. From talks of Cyberpunk 2077, the cultural effects of Animal Crossing New Horizons, and more gender equality in the Game Development Studios, it's time to sit back and listen to our End of the Year Discussion with our friend AbsoluteProdigy! Time Stamps:   0:00 - Intro Talk  5:26 - The Bad of 2020  32:34 - The Good of 2020  1:01:20 - Looking Forward to 2021   Links to AbsoluteProdigy:   Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/absoluteprodigy  Twitter: https://twitter.com/ShienShinra Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/

Dec 2020

1 hr 23 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the Christmas Slasher film found on HBO Max called "Black Christmas", Vin Diesel has been named an Executive Producer on a massive video game, the UK government is starting to make laws against scalping consoles, Cyberpunk 2077 and the rough chain events that broke Adam apart, and our big topic is a discussion on building up a Gaming Community with special guest, Mai Queti Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:25 - ‘Black Christmas’ Review 10:55 - Vin Diesel: Executive Producer 15:45 - UK Bans Console Scalpers 20:28 - Cyberpunk Taken Off Playstation 27:58 - How To Build Up A Game Community 53:55 - Social Media Answers 1:09:45 - Closing Thoughts Links For Mai Queti: Life is strange fans Discord server: https://discord.gg/4Xwzsea Life is strange fans website: https://lifeisstrangefans.com Personal Twitter profile: https://twitter.com/Mai_Queti Nightcrow Creative project Twitter: https://twitter.com/NightcrowC Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Vin Diesel: Executive Producer: https://www.ign.com/articles/vin-diesel-is-now-an-ark-2-developer UK Bans Console Scalpers: https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/uk-politicians-call-for-action-against-ps5-and-xbox-series-scalpers/ Cyberpunk Taken Off Playstation: https://kotaku.com/sony-pulls-cyberpunk-2077-from-playstation-store-says-1845908592

Dec 2020

1 hr 24 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the Christmas film found on Netflix called 'Christmas Break-In", JJ Abams' Video Game company appoints Left4Dead creator, 343 Industries putting off Halo Infinite for another year to fix graphics, multiple Mass Effect veterans returning for the new project, and our big topic is a discussion on releasing your very first video game with our special guest, Nick DePalo! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:33 - ‘Christmas Break-In’ Review 12:24 - Bad Robot Appoints Michael Booth 16:26 - Halo Infinite Develops More 21:23 - New Mass Effect In The Works 26:13 - The Nerves of Your First Game Launch 51:15 - Social Media Questions 1:03:17 - Closing Thoughts Links For Nick DePalo: Adam’s Ascending on Steam: https://store.steampowered.com/app/1110210/Adams_Ascending/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/DePalo Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nick_depalo/ Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Bad Robot Appoints Michael Booth: https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/bad-robot-games-launches-in-house-development-studio Halo Infinite Develops More: https://www.halowaypoint.com/en-us/news/inside-infinite-december-2020 New Mass Effect In The Works: https://www.ign.com/articles/mass-effect-new-sequel-next-chapter-bioware-returning-developers

Dec 2020

1 hr 14 min

In this week's show, we discuss the Hulu Original Christmas film called 'Happiest Season', Halo Infinite Community Managers putting out the fire of Battle Royale rumors, Silent Hill director making his own studio with friends from the Gaming Industry, two very important people from Bioware decide to step down, and our big topic is a discussion of when is the right time for a game sequel with special guest Dan of TGSEP Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 2:45 - ‘Happiest Season’ Review 11:20 - Halo Infinite Battle Royale 15:54 - The New Bokeh Game Studio 19:18 - Bioware Loses The Big Hitters 25:50 - When Is The Time For A Sequel? 54:13 - Social Media Answers 1:05:43 - Closing Thoughts Links For Dan: Listen to The Greatest Story Ever Played: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-greatest-story-ever-played/id1359441046 Twitter: https://twitter.com/StoryEverPod Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TheGreatestStoryEverPlayed Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Halo Infinite Battle Royale: https://www.gameinformer.com/2020/12/01/343-industries-shuts-down-halo-infinite-battle-royale-rumor The New Bokeh Game Studio: https://www.destructoid.com/stories/silent-hill-director-keiichiro-toyama-formed-a-new-studio-and-he-brought-some-friends-along612145.phtml Bioware Loses The Big Hitters: https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2020-12-03-casey-hudson-and-mark-darrah-announce-departure-from-bioware

Dec 2020

1 hr 23 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix Christmas Musical film called 'Jingle Jangle', the PS% not allowing swear words over on Twitter posts, the Marvel's Avengers game flopped harder than we ever thought it could, a new indie studio opens up with the heads of major AAA studios, and our big topic is a discussion asking the question does the gaming industry need a reset Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:57 - ‘Jingle Jangle’ Review 12:08 - PS5 Censors Twitter Posts 16:45 - Marvel’s Avengers Flops Hard 21:48 - Yellow Brick Games Opening 26:01 - Does The Gaming Industry Need To Reset? 44:08 - Social Media Answers 51:10 - Closing Thoughts Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: PS5 Censors Twitter Posts: https://www.thegamer.com/report-ps5-makes-users-delete-profanity-when-sharing-to-twitter/ Marvel’s Avengers Flops Hard: https://www.ign.com/articles/marvels-avengers-hasnt-recouped-its-development-costs-yet Yellow Brick Games Opening: https://www.polygon.com/2020/11/23/21611526/yellow-brick-games-founders-mike-laidlaw-thomas-giroux-jeff-skalski-frederic-st-laurent-b

Nov 2020

57 min 41 sec

In this week's episode, we discuss the Japanese film that came to Netflix called 'Mother', Xbox bosses telling Bethesda their games need to be first or best on the Xbox Ecosystem, Jim Ryan saving us from having to pay $1000 on PS5, Nintendo shutting down The Big House over an online mod, and our big topic is asking the question Did We Need Next Gen This Year with  special guest, MrMattyPlays Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:03 - ‘Mother’ Review 11:50 - Bethesda Will Be Best On Xbox 17:42 - Jim Ryan Saved Us All 23:07 - Nintendo Shut Down Tournament 28:53 - Did We Need Next Gen This Year? Links For MrMattyPlays: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmXH6CX_juGwNFTj3PESdoA Twitter: https://twitter.com/G27Status Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/mrmattyplays Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Bethesda Will Be Best On Xbox: https://www.gematsu.com/2020/11/future-bethesda-softworks-games-will-be-either-first-or-better-or-best-on-xbox-and-pc-says-xbox-cfo Jim Ryan Saved Us All: https://www.gamesradar.com/jim-ryan-had-to-stop-sony-engineers-from-making-a-dollar1000-ps5/ Nintendo Shut Down Tournament: https://www.polygon.com/2020/11/19/21578200/super-smash-bros-tournament-the-big-house-10-canceled-nintendo-c-d

Nov 2020

1 hr 29 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the Sci-Fi flick called 'Prospect', xCloud being utilized to better develop games at home, Nintendo Switch being the highest selling console in the USA, EA giving the players power over microtransactions, and our big topic is a discussion on the question "Can faith fit in games?" with special guest, Games As Literature! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 2:43 - ‘Prospect’ Review 10:20 - xCloud Develops Games 14:30 - Switch Is The American Favorite 18:53 - EA Gives You The Power 25:13 - Can Faith Fit In Games Links For Games As Lit: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/gamesasliterature Twitter: https://twitter.com/gamesaslit Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/gamesaslit101 Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: xCloud Develops Games: https://www.ign.com/articles/xbox-activision-used-xcloud-streaming-to-develop-games-during-the-pandemic Switch Is The American Favorite: https://www.theverge.com/2020/11/12/21562530/nintendo-switch-lite-sales-october-2020 EA Gives You The Power: https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2020-11-12-fifa-21-will-soon-let-you-impose-strict-limits-on-the-amount-you-play-and-spend

Nov 2020

1 hr 24 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the Rapman written film called 'Blue Story', Todd Howard talking about a huge Engine overhaul for future Bethesda Game Studios games, Activision offering one Battle Pass that will be good across three different Call of Duty games, Sony warning fans to not go to retail store on PS5 launch, and our big topic is a discussion on entering the fandom of game series with special guest, Andrew Orsie! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 2:40 - ‘Blue Story’ Review 10:50 - Bethesda Engine Overhaul 15:19 - One Battle Pass For Three COD’s 19:41 - No Chance For Retail PS5’s 24:55 - How To Enjoy Being A Game Fan Links For Andrew Orsie: Listen To Black To Gold’s Single: https://open.spotify.com/album/5bzLydpPogEb3PYrYkX1Ls Twitter: https://twitter.com/AndrewOrsie YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcXJl58ztD3TIEWP75tsi0w Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Bethesda Engine Overhaul: https://www.ign.com/articles/bethesda-creation-engine-biggest-ever-upgrade-reword-starfield-elder-scrolls-6-todd-howard One Battle Pass For Three COD’s: https://www.gamesradar.com/call-of-duty-will-have-one-battle-pass-spread-across-warzone-modern-warfare-and-black-ops-cold-war/ No Chance For Retail PS5’s: https://www.theverge.com/2020/11/5/21550842/sony-playstation-5-ps5-launch-day-in-store-purchases

Nov 2020

1 hr 27 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix original movie 'The Holidate', Assassin's Creed getting a live action series on Netflix, Chris Lee taking a step back from Halo Infinite, Cyberpunk 2077 taking yet another delay for 3 weeks, and our big topic is asking can tech companies thrive in games with our special guest, Brian McGuinness Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:19 - ‘Holidate’ Review 10:58 - Assassin’s Creed Netflix Series 14:19 - Chris Lee Steps Back From Infinite 17:27 - Cyberpunk Delayed AGAIN 24:24 - Can Tech Companies Succeed At Gaming? Links For Brian McGuinness: Listen To Playable Characters Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/playable-characters-podcast/id1221395288?mt=2 Twitter: https://twitter.com/PlayablePodcast Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/playablepodcast/ Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Assassin’s Creed Netflix Series: https://www.theverge.com/2020/10/27/21536079/netflix-assassins-creed-live-action-series Chris Lee Steps Back From Infinite: https://www.gamespot.com/articles/another-halo-infinite-director-leaves-the-project/1100-6483870/ Cyberpunk Delayed AGAIN: https://www.ign.com/articles/cyberpunk-2077-delayed-until-december

Nov 2020

1 hr 28 min

In this week's episode, we talk about the A24 Horror Film called "The Hold In The Ground", EA being sued again for loot boxes over in Canada, Phil Spencer hoping to give away TV streaming sticks to Game Pass users, AOC playing Among Us to encourage voting, and our big topic is asking what is Life After Strange, a show hosted by our guest Adnan Riaz! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 2:33 - ‘The Hole In The Ground’ Review 11:21 - EA Being Sued in Canada 15:55 - xCloud Streaming Stick 19:40 - AOC Plays On Twitch 25:20 - What Is Life After Strange Links For Adnan Riaz: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCapzeMozBJ7jeMGHr2slv6Q Twitter: https://twitter.com/P1vsTheWorld Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/player1vstheworld/ Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: EA Being Sued in Canada: https://thepatchnotes.com/2020/10/19/class-action-filed-against-ea-in-canada-over-loot-boxes/ xCloud Streaming Stick: https://www.theverge.com/2020/10/23/21529925/xbox-tv-streaming-stick-xcloud-cloud-gaming-phil-spencer-interview AOC Plays On Twitch: https://www.cnn.com/2020/10/21/tech/aoc-twitch-account-voting/index.html

Oct 2020

1 hr 20 min

In this week's podcast, we discuss the 2019 reimaging of "Child's Play", how the PS5 version of NBA 2K21 will utilize the DualSense controller, the canon gender of Eivor in the upcoming Assassin's Creed Valhalla, Phil Spencer telling us how massive the Xbox ecosystem really is, and our big topic is a discussion on the importance of multiplayer in gaming Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:33 - ‘Child’s Play (2019)’ Review 12:05 - NBA 2K21 with DualSense 16:50 - Valhalla’s Canon Gender 20:47 - Xbox Doesn’t Need Multiplatform 27:39 - The Importance of Multiplayer Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: NBA 2K21 with DualSense: https://www.gamesradar.com/nba-2k21-firms-up-the-dualsense-triggers-when-you-sprint-with-a-tired-player/ Valhalla’s Canon Gender: https://www.ign.com/articles/assassins-creed-valhalla-eivor-male-female-default-canon Xbox Doesn’t Need Multiplatform: https://screenrant.com/xbox-doesnt-need-bethesda-games-ps5/

Oct 2020

57 min 15 sec

In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix original film 'Hubie Halloween', the updates of the Cyberpunk 2077 Crunch, the rumors that the Xbox Series X is running way too hot, the official Sony breakdown of the Playstation 5 and why it's so tall, and our big topic is the question of 'can a game company ever be irredeemable?' Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:27 - ‘Hubie Halloween’ Review 11:42 - Cyberpunk Crunch Update 17:37 - Xbox Series X Is HOT! 22:13 - PS5 Official Breakdown 27:39 - Can A Game Company Ever Be Irredeemable? Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Cyberpunk Crunch Update: https://www.gamesradar.com/cyberpunk-2077-devs-reportedly-chose-to-work-six-day-weeks-over-delaying-the-game-again/ Xbox Series X Is HOT!: https://comicbook.com/gaming/news/xbox-series-x-release-hot-rumor/ PS5 Official Breakdown: https://www.ign.com/articles/ps5-teardown-explains-why-its-so-big-to-stay-cool-and-quiet

Oct 2020

1 hr 2 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix original film 'The Devil All The Time', EA removing an ad from a kid's magazine featuring microtransactions,  CD Projekt Red enforcing a mandatory crunch for all staff for Cyberpunk 2077, Yves Guillemot revealing the numbers behind the accusations, and our big topic is a discussion on the ripple effect of DONTNOD games with our guest, Dayeanne Hutton Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:21 - ‘The Devil All The Time’ Review 13:08 - EA Pulls MTX Ad 18:22 - Mandatory Cyberpunk 2077 Crunch 24:07 - Guillemot Reveals The Numbers 27:55 - The Ripple Effect of DONTNOD 🔥👇👇👇🔥 Support B.E.A.M: https://www.beam.community/ Support Take This: https://www.takethis.org/ 🔥👆👆👆🔥 Links for Dayeanne Hutton: Listen to Gaming&Gabbing: https://open.spotify.com/show/3rB8Vxb3iD7cFactmJsoYT Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/dayebraham_lincoln Twitter: https://twitter.com/DayeanneHutton Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: EA Pulls MTX Ad: https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2020-09-27-fans-hit-out-at-ea-for-promoting-fifa-microtransactions-in-magazines-for-children Mandatory Cyberpunk 2077 Crunch: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-09-29/cyberpunk-2077-publisher-orders-6-day-weeks-ahead-of-game-debut?sref=ExbtjcSG Guillemot Reveals The Numbers: https://www.gamespot.com/articles/ubisoft-ceo-reveals-huge-number-of-employees-who-have-witnessed-misconduct/1100-6482878/

Oct 2020

1 hr 22 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix documentary on the topic of Social Media called 'The Social Dilemma', Sean Murray deciding to stay silent about his next game, Amazon unveiling their answer for Game Pass and Stadia, Microsoft paying out big bucks for Zenimax Media, and our big topic is a discussion on the question 'Is this the last console generation?' with our guest CheapyD of CAGCast! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:30 - ‘The Social Dilemma’ Review 11:28 - Sean Murray Stays Silent 15:38 - Amazon Unveils Luna 19:56 - Microsoft To Acquire Zenimax 28:10 - Will This Be The Last Console Generation? Links for CheapyD: Listen to CAGCast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/cagcast/id78311760 Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/cheapassgamer Twitter: https://twitter.com/CheapyD Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Sean Murray Stays Silent: https://www.ign.com/articles/sean-murray-no-mans-sky-next-game-larger-huge-ambitious-not-sequel Amazon Unveils Luna: https://www.theverge.com/2020/9/24/21451371/amazon-luna-cloud-gaming-service-twitch-alexa-controller Microsoft To Acquire Zenimax: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-09-21/microsoft-to-buy-bethesda-studios-for-7-5-billion-to-boost-xbox

Sep 2020

1 hr 26 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the Amazon Prime original film titled 'Troop Zero', how Immortals Fenyx Rising was inspired by glitch in a different game, Nintendo deciding to discontinue the 3DS models, the price and release date of the Playstation 5 revealed, and our big topic is our final thoughts on Tell Me Why with special guest, Katy Bentz! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:38 - ‘Troop Zero’ Review 14:05 - Immortals Fenyx Rising Made From Glitch 17:48 - Nintendo 3DS Discontinued 22:13 - PS5 Price and Date Revealed 29:36 - Our Final Thoughts on Tell Me Why Links for Katy Bentz: Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/KatyBentz Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/katybentzofficial/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/KatyBentz Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Immortals Fenyx Rising Made From Glitch: https://www.ign.com/articles/immortals-fenyx-rising-assassins-creed-odyssey-bug-glitch-inspiration Nintendo 3DS Discontinued: https://www.theverge.com/2020/9/17/21441096/nintendo-3ds-production-discontinued-total-sales PS5 Price and Date Revealed: https://blog.playstation.com/2020/09/16/playstation-5-launches-in-november-starting-at-399-for-ps5-digital-edition-and-499-for-ps5-with-ultra-hd-blu-ray-disc-drive/?ref-cat=254013

Sep 2020

1 hr 23 min

In our final episode of the Tell Me Why Round Table Discussion, we sit down with our special guest, Mai Queti, to talk on the story highlights and the realism in Chpater Three. Stories of Panic Attacks, old dudes falling asleep, and who the father of the Ronan twins are! All this and so much more in our Tell Me Why Chapter Three Discussion 🔥👇👇👇🔥 Links for Transactivist Groups: Trevor Project: https://www.thetrevorproject.org/ Okra Project: https://www.theokraproject.com/ National Center for Transgender Equality: https://transequality.org/ 🔥👆👆👆🔥 Links For Mai Queti: Life is strange fans Discord server: https://discord.gg/4Xwzsea Life is strange fans website: https://www.lifeisstrangefans.com/ Personal Twitter profile: https://twitter.com/Mai_Queti Nightcrow Creative project Twitter: https://twitter.com/NightcrowC Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ 🔥🍍🔥

Sep 2020

1 hr 36 min

In our second episode of our special Tell Me Why podcast, we discuss the multiple things revealed in Chapter Two of Tell Me Why. How was the night before the incident, who is the true father of the Ronan twins, how does the Alaskan culture drive the narrative of this game? All this and more in the Tell Me Why Chapter Two Round Table Discussion with special guest, Chris Thompson! 🔥👇👇👇🔥 Links for Transactivist Groups: Trevor Project: https://www.thetrevorproject.org/ Okra Project: https://www.theokraproject.com/ National Center for Transgender Equality: https://transequality.org/ 🔥👆👆👆🔥 Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ 🔥🍍🔥

Sep 2020

1 hr 31 min

In our special Tell Me Why Round Table Discussion, we sit down with Andrew Orsie to talk all about the social issues brought up in Chapter One of the story. Thoughts on cultural groups in Alaska, the greatness of researching Transactivist communities, and what it's like to try to be a supportive parent in a judgmental world. Let's discuss Chapter One of Tell Me Why together! 🔥👇👇👇🔥 Links for Transactivist Groups: Trevor Project: https://www.thetrevorproject.org/ Okra Project: https://www.theokraproject.com/ National Center for Transgender Equality: https://transequality.org/ 🔥👆👆👆🔥 Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ 🔥🍍🔥

Aug 2020

1 hr 20 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix Original film called 'Project Power', Ubisoft taking away physical discs from their Deluxe Editions on Xbox, the announcement of a new Call of Duty Black Ops game, the latest PS5 commercial with still no starting price, and our big topic is a discussion on getting to know the minds of game developers with special guest, Patrick Hickey Jr! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:17 - ‘Project Power’ Review 11:24 - Ubisoft Digital Deluxe Editions 16:48 - Call of Duty Cold War 20:27 - PS5 TV Spot Commercial 25:22 - The Minds of Game Developers 55:00 - Social Media Answers 1:01:18 - Closing Thoughts Links for Patrick Hickey Jr.: Website: http://patrickhickeyjr.com/books/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/patrickhickeyjr/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ReviewFixPat Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Ubisoft Digital Deluxe Editions: https://www.polygon.com/2020/8/21/21396085/assassins-creed-valhalla-collectors-edition-far-cry-6-watch-dogs-legion-xbox-one-ps4-ps5-series-x Call of Duty Cold War: https://www.gamesradar.com/call-of-duty-black-ops-cold-war-confirmed/ PS5 TV Spot Commercial: https://www.theverge.com/2020/8/20/21377149/sony-ps5-commercial-3d-audio-haptic-feedback

Aug 2020

1 hr 21 min

In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix Original film called' The Old Guard', Halo Infinite getting delayed into next year, Remedy not providing a Next Gen upgrade unless you pay up, Fortnite gets booted off of Apple App stores, and our big topic is a discussion on the realization that we are all just customers in the gaming industry. Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 5:38 - ‘The Old Guard’ Review 14:00 - Halo Infinite Gets Delayed 18:16 - Control Won’t Give Next Gen Update 23:11 - Fortnite Removed From Apple 30:13 - We Are Just Customers 51:18 - Social Media Answers 53:20 - Closing Thoughts Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Halo Infinite Gets Delayed: https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2020-08-03-take-two-interactive-next-gen-software-price-increases-reflect-the-quality-of-the-experience Control Won’t Give Next Gen Update: https://www.ign.com/articles/suicide-squad-game-reveal-rocksteady Fortnite Removed From Apple: https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/avengers-spider-man-will-be-exclusive-to-playstation-according-to-a-pulled-retail-listing/

Aug 2020

1 hr

In this week's episode, we review a Hulu Original movie called 'Big Time Adolescence', Take-Two Interactive CEO takes back what he said about $70 games, Rocksteady teased their new game with DC characters, Spiderman locked by Sony in the new Avengers game, and our big topic is a discussion on grey morality in video games and if they should be more Black and White with special guest Brian McGuinness! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:05 - ‘Big Time Adolescence’ Review 13:20 - Take-Two Takes Back $70 19:07 - New Rocksteady Game 22:42 - Spiderman Locked By Sony 30:25 - Grey Morality In Video Games 1:00:57 - Social Media Answers 1:05:01 - Closing Thoughts Links for Brian McGuinness: Twitter - https://twitter.com/laughatbrian Listen to Playable Characters Podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/cagcast/id78311760 Level 174 - Toe Jam & Earl (Playable Characters Podcast): https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/level-174-toejam-earl/id1221395288?i=1000487661304 Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Games Need To Return To Black-And-White Morality: https://www.polygon.com/2020/8/3/21352437/games-morality-last-of-of-us-bioshock-good-bad Take-Two Takes Back $70: https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2020-08-03-take-two-interactive-next-gen-software-price-increases-reflect-the-quality-of-the-experience New Rocksteady Game: https://www.ign.com/articles/suicide-squad-game-reveal-rocksteady Spiderman Locked By Sony: https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/avengers-spider-man-will-be-exclusive-to-playstation-according-to-a-pulled-retail-listing/

Aug 2020

1 hr 20 min

In this week's episode, we discuss a movie found on Hulu called 'A Simple Favor', Konami making their very own gaming PCs, AMD saying that they are sticking to the schedule, 343 heard us shouting and are fixing Halo Infinite, and our big topic is a discussion asking are politics okay in games with very special guest, Wombat of the CAGcast! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:25 - ‘A Simple Favor’ Review 15:05 - Konami Gaming PCs 19:53 - AMD Still On Track 24:23 - Fixing Halo Infinite 29:36 - Are Politics Okay In Games 1:00:02 - Social Media Answers 1:14:55 - Closing Thoughts Links for Wombat: Twitter - https://twitter.com/NewWombat Listen to CAGcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/cagcast/id78311760 Check out UPlink - http://uplink.liretro.com/tickets/ Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Konami Gaming PCs: https://www.engadget.com/konami-is-making-gaming-p-cs-now-123014994.html AMD Still On Track: https://www.theverge.com/2020/7/28/21344881/amd-ps5-xbox-series-x-zen-3-cpu-rdna-2-gpu-2020-release-q2-earnings Fixing Halo Infinite: https://www.gamesradar.com/halo-infinite-dev-says-feedback-on-graphics-brought-new-opportunities-and-considerations-to-light/

Aug 2020

1 hr 24 min

In this week's podcast episode, we discuss an interesting film found on Hulu called 'The Assistant', Rocket League going free-to-play later this summer, some new details given about Halo Infinite after the reveal of the Xbox event, the recent scandal to come out of Ubisoft's management circle, and our big topic is a discussion on separating the art from the artist in the lines of video games. Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:58 - ‘The Assistant’ Review 16:14 - Rocket League Free-To-Play 20:18 - Halo Infinite Details 20:44 - Ubisoft Scandal 32:48 - Separating The Art From The Artist Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Rocket League Free-To-Play: https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2020-07-21-rocket-league-going-free-to-play-later-this-summer Halo Infinite Details: https://www.gamesradar.com/halo-infinite-news/#:~:text=According%20to%20343%2C%20Halo%20Infinite,we%20edge%20closer%20to%20launch. Ubisoft Scandal: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-07-21/ubisoft-sexual-misconduct-scandal-harassment-sexism-and-abuse?sref=ExbtjcSG

Jul 2020

1 hr 5 min

In this week's episode, we discuss a Hulu Exclusive film called 'Palm Springs', Lego partnering with Nintendo once again to celebrate 35 years of the NES, Sony is still not done with the PS4 even when the PS5 releases, Reggie becomes an advisor to a mobile game company moving to console, and our big discussion is asking the question does gaming bring true joy with our boys over at Good Game Great Game! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:35 - ‘Palm Springs’ Review 12:35 - Lego NES Announced 16:18 - Sony Is Not Done With PS4 20:38 - Reggie Goes to Rogue 27:42 - Does Gaming Ever Bring Joy? Follow Zach and Andrew: Zach’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/PapaBearZach Andrew’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/AndrewOrsie Black To Gold: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYM0hhfWrP_i7Cz9SUZcmiA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Lego NES Announced: https://www.theverge.com/2020/7/14/21322481/lego-nintendo-nes-super-mario-interactive-set-replica Sony Is Not Done With PS4: https://www.gamesradar.com/theres-a-lot-more-to-come-from-ps4-playstation-marketing-head-says/ Reggie Goes to Rogue: https://www.ign.com/articles/reggie-fils-aime-rogue-games-advisor-jack-tretton-nintendo-sony

Jul 2020

1 hr 32 min

In this week's podcast episode, we discuss a movie found on Prime Video called 'My Spy', The Sims 4 getting a reality themed game show on TBS, Microsoft telling publishers to make Smart Delivery options free, Sony investing some BIG money into Epic Games, and our big topic is a discussion asking how we should criticize video games! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 5:15 - ‘My Spy’ Review 13:35 - Sims Sparked Game Show 18:15 - Microsoft Calls For Free Upgrades 23:02 - Sony Invests In Epic Games 29:40 - How We Should Criticize Video Games Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A Review Over At Podchaser: https://www.podchaser.com/podcasts/games-and-groceries-690975 Intro Animation Artwork by Visual Don https://instagram.com/visualdon Intro and Outro Music by Voltz Supreme www.voltzsupreme.com Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/GamingGroceries Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gamesandgroceries/ Website: https://gamesandgroceries.com/ Articles 📰: Sims Sparked Game Show: https://www.engadget.com/the-sims-reality-competition-show-tbs-170001637.html Microsoft Calls For Free Upgrades: https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/next-gen-game-upgrades-should-be-free-xbox-tells-developers/ Sony Invests In Epic Games: https://www.polygon.com/2020/7/9/21318965/sony-epic-games-investment-fortnite-unreal-engine

Jul 2020

1 hr 2 min