Episode 503
Tue, Mar, 21 2017
Rob Sprance of The Hole joins us to talk about Styx - Shards of Darkness, Horizon Zero Dawn, Orisa in Overwatch, Mass Effect, Zelda/The Switch, and the glorious world of 8-bit dicks.
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Re: 503 - Black Hand, Whi...
March 24, 2017, 07:19:59 PM
Rob's awesome - and so is his podcast.   It's like an oasis in the desert of PC culture.  Kinda like Stern, but with more weed.
Re: 503 - Black Hand, Whi...
March 23, 2017, 08:52:48 AM
Really enjoyed Sea Breeze on the show. I love the slow turn on Zelda from John. Its like a pro wrestler turning heel! 
Re: 503 - Black Hand, Whi...
March 22, 2017, 10:21:25 PM
I know I won't be talking about it anymore, can't say the same for John... maybe a few mins from guests or him would be the only...
Re: 503 - Black Hand, Whi...
March 22, 2017, 08:42:14 PM
Man, what a fun show last night.  Chat was on fire.  John always seems to sharpen his wit when Rob is guesting, as well.   I thi...


503 - Black Hand, White Dick with Rob Sprance
Posted: Wed, Mar, 22 2017 | 1:34AM
Posted by: CoastalMichelle

VGO #503   3/21/2017
intro: Sprance is back! and he is a Pro ( in High School )
voicemail1: someone sayz bomb the wall
Check out the free app only content - 'Sane Gamer' is new!

@seanharley72's art ( )

Check out the Reddit ( )

10 sec. spotlight:
Michelle - Styx shards of darkness ( )
WoW style and stealthy co-op
no food for African baby / Overwatch is still alive with Orisa
50 hours of Zelda - and a dungeon
next week - Mass Effect roundtable and bad animations
drinking: wha-der

John -  Zelda makes John feel isolated and lonely. And fuck horses.
All play and no music makes Zelda a dull boy.
Bad horse technology
Instant Zelda Roundtable {Roundtable}
It's the little things that would fix Zelda
Bomberman is a pile of garbage ( )
Shovel Knight Switch ( ) Too hard
Gaming Maul in Hong Kong 188 center and a Gannondorf Amiibo ( )
The Switch Left Joycon Mishap on the plane.  It's broken.
drinking: Seltzer w/ lemon

Rob Sprance, Zelda Virgin - The Switch itself and the docking
Choking on 960p, dock underpower, and overpriced apps
It coudda been a contender with all the innovation
Horizon Zero Dawn ( )
Horizon {Roundtable}  de facto
drinking: Polo Spring Wadda

Ghost Recon Wildlands is popular in HK ( ) not for $60 - yet
voicemail2: Fiasco sayz - Jose is cool.  VGO game of the month show idea
Tony Hawk downfall ( )
VGO Reddit check ( )
8-bit games / Hanzo Mains / Switch Virtual console is coming
Buid-a-PC is pretty terrible ( )
Stroker64 ( )
Steve Jobs was a dick
voicemail3: Shout out to Jose & Virtual virtual reality
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10 Second Spotlight
Gets a Switch! Impressions? Tight docks! Rubber!
Reviews "Zelda: Breath of the Wild"
Says "Just Dance" sucks
and "VOEZ" is overpriced
Drinking: Whadddur

Talks to a Chinese "kid" for 4 hours
He got "Bomberman"
and has issues with Zelda and the whole Amibo thing
But "Blaster Master Zero" rocks!
Drinking: Chinese Tap Water

Cemu already doing Zelda in 4k, playable soon!
Blizzard has gone full SJW?!?!!?
Playstation games on PC? Which ones?

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501 - Smack my Switch up
Posted: Mon, Mar, 13 2017 | 7:39PM
Posted by: CoastalMichelle

VGO #501   3/7/2017
intro: John in a moment of Nintendo misery
The conflict begins with a setup
Riotcast plug ( Strictly anonnomomous ( / Talking funny ( ))
voicemail1: Switch owner sayz he took a shit, or something
Jose's love offering

10 sec. spotlight:
Michelle - Horizon: Zero Dawn (again) the thrill is gone
Maverick Drone flying ( ) it's like a video game
Michelle got Switched by Gamestop
drinking: no, but it might help

John -  colorful big boxes, and a secret special @ the Nintendo store
Master Edition Zelda - the Jesus Edition ( )
drinking: Club soda w/ true lemon

Jose - Halo Wars / Yakuza /Horizon / Ori / and the Switch
into Zelda for 40 hrs. / Zelda respects the player
Zelda {Roundtable}
Switch {Roundtable}
1-2 is not a $60 game - $42 on Amazon
voicemail2: Switch got you in a bad way.
Cartridge licking
news: More Switch arguing about scratches and smudges
Painful Switch Launch ( )
Screen protecters and scratching Switches
Jose, the voice of reason, but the JoyCons are too small and the pro not =$70
"It's a Zelda machine right now" - Michelle
John misses the Miiverse and a D-pad
Switch criticisim listing / A rushed console  / Scratch issues (again)
Conclusion: Jack of all trades, master of none

voicemail3: Inferno sayz Switch lineup
voicemail4: bar bar bar bar bar bar bar bar
voicemail5: Switch 2.0 ?
"Too much shit like a web browser" - Michelle regarding the Switch and Nintendo's long term outlook. (2:00:00)
voicemail6:  John, stop being so hard
voicemail7: Uncharted 4 bundle or Switch ?  Playstation
To be continued in some Extras?  Get the app
Honesty is the best policy / John will defend anything Nintendo
"You'd rub it on your face and jerk off" - Michelle
Fragile John fukks his switch (song clip)

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