TPB Podcast Episode 29: Gamestop Power Pass and EA Kerfuffle

November 19, 2017

Kyle joins Justin for the second time in TPB history. They discuss the problems with the Gamestop Power Pass and the EA loot box situation. As always we go over what we've been playing and we mention a new game in the distant future, Ghost of Tsushima, created by Sucker Punch. We have high hopes...

Please contact us with any comments or questions and as always, Try Playing Better!

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TPB Podcast Episode 28: South Park The Fractured But Whole and Extra-Life

November 11, 2017

We chat about the new South Park game "The Fractured But Whole" and differeneces from "The Stick of Truth" as well as Extra-Life day that was last week.

 

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TPB Podcast Episode 27: Mario Odyssey, Wolfenstein II and Monthly Game Challenge

November 5, 2017

Tis the season... for new releases. See what Matt thought once he got his hands on Mario Odyssey and how Justin felt shooting all of the nazis. We also go over our October "Try Playing THIS Better" challenge and get Matt's thoughts on FEZ and Justin's thoughts on Passpartout. 

 

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TPB Podcast Episode 26: Monthly Gaming Budget

October 28, 2017

How much do you spend each month on games? Let us know. We go over our monthly gaming budgets, how much Matt likes Shadow of War, how much Justin doesn't like Pokken Tournament, and Xbox Games with Gold for October and November. And be sure to check out the Sometimes Geek podcast with Derek.

 

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TPB Podcast Episode 25: Interview w/ Kyle & Gaming as a parent

October 21, 2017

It's time to get someone else's point of view. Kyle has been a good friend and a fan of the podcast since launch. Let's hear what he has to say about his favorite RPGs and fitting his hobby around a family life.

 

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TPB Podcast Episode 24: Cuphead, Rating System and Gamefly

October 14, 2017

Is hand-drawn the new "bit" style retro graphics? How will we be rating games in the future? And while we're at it, let's give Gamefly a shot.

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TPB Podcast Episode 23: Tell Tale Games and Emotional Connections

October 7, 2017

Have you ever felt emotionally connected to a character? Maybe they die and felt a liitle bit of that loss... maybe you relate to them... maybe you feel sorry for them... Whatever the circumstances, games are another way that get us to feel for fictional character and sometimes have somewhat of an emotional connection. Tell Tale Games are great at pulling this off well. What are some other games that you've felt a connection with a character?

 

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TPB Podcast Episode 22: N64 & Pokemon Red Blue Birthday, Wolfenstein, Duck Season VR

September 30, 2017

N64 turned 21 years old this week and Pokemon Red/Blue turned 19... how old do you feel NOW?

Duck Season VR: Fulfilling the joyful memories of your past while also filling your current dark morbid side.

Try Playing THIS Better for October and Matt's punishment

As always... Try playing better and if you have any comments or questions, please direct them towards tryplayingbetter@gmail.com or on twitter @tryplayinbetter

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TPB Podcast Episode 21: Serial Cleaner, Chaos Reborn, Achievements and Drinking Games

September 24, 2017

This week we go over our picks for "Try Playing THIS Better" September. Hear what we thought about Serial Cleaner and Chaos Reborn.

Do you hunt achievements? What do you think about the different systems and how they handle such things?

Who needs an excuse to drink? Well, no one, but it doesn't hurt. Do you have any video game related drinking games?

Share your achievement hunting and drinking game stories with us at tryplayingbetter@gmail.com or on twitter @tryplayinbetter

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TPB Podcast Episode 20: XCOM War of the Chosen and Mario + Rabbids

September 16, 2017

Two games we've been looking forward to get released on the same day! Strategy overload! X-COM released its War of the Chosen DLC and Mario + Rabbids is released on the Switch. Needless to say, we're both a little excited.

We also take some time to resond to some emails/tweets while getting ready for next weeks summary of "Try Playing THIS Better" for September.

As always, please feel free to contact us via tryplayingbetter@gmail.com and follow us on Twitter @tryplayinbetter

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