We kick off with our plans for next year for a 24 hour livestream hopefully for charity.
We then get onto the main game talk with Skazz kicking us off by talking about command block in Minecraft, leads to his child destroying the world. We also talk about various story from the servers we’ve playing, including Skazz bad neighbours and Ram wish for destroying the world.
TheSuffolkRam has been playing a couple of games, first a previously mention VR sickness inducing game Emily Wants to Play. IT’s a first person free roaming Five Night at Freddie’s inspired game, very cheap but very basic. Hes also been playing a text based game based round hacking with Code 7. We also talk more Hacking games and game with limited interfaces.
Ram has also been watching season 2 of The Expanse, a hard sci-fi series about a possible alien incursion into our galaxy and the politics between the three main factions.
Finally we talk about the fact that AI has now beating Captcha potentially spelling the end for this annoying feature. And our hatred of modern website designs and security.
We also talk about Agricultural Degrees and Computer courses and our own development. Also the Alien films and computer games.
Skazz kicks us off with his report on Fate/Extella: The Umbral Star on the switch. A warrior style game featuring lots’ of enemy and a confusing story line.
TheSuffolkRam has returned to Borderlands 2 due to the purchase of glasses (it make sense in context). He talks about strange guns and some of the strange humour.
Skazz talks about the recent splatoon splatfest fest including a in depth discussion on which way toilet roll should be put on the holder and the quickest way to empty the roll. We also talk about the next splatfest decision of Vampire or Werewolves and discuss the benefits of each. And it implementations in various games.
TheSuffolkRam talks about the newest version of Warhammer 40k (8th edition), talks about the changes to how the game works for the both the good and the bad. As well as discussing other game workshop products.
We talk about IGN’s take over of Humble Bundle, and what the implications might be.
Finally we talk about the recent spate of Loot boxes appearing in games and the recent ruling that they not classed as gambling by ESRB
We also discuss the queen housing situation, how to get everyone in Britain to hate us, and out various dreams
Middlemeister has briefly returned to us once again to discuss the story of his purchase of his new SNES mini, including missed buses and after hours openings. He also talks about the games on it as well. We look at the difference between the NES mini and some strangely missing games.
TheSuffolkRam has been playing another FPS puzzle game with Infinifactory. Building complex assembly lines making box based object for his alien overlords and getting random items as rewards.
We then begin discussing the new Star Trek series, Star Trek: Discovery. Big spoiler warning for this one. Ram wasn’t impressed, Middlemeiester preferred it more. We talk about the opening two episodes, the character development in it, the futuristic space ships and revamped Klingon’s.
We briefly talk about Wolfenstein 2 and the lack of automatically health recovery and why were glad quick saves don’t exist in real life.
We talk about the upcoming splatfest and the physic of toilet roll.
We also talk about Skazz domain of little people and the return of his WiiU
Relive you childhood (if your old enough/young enough) with the SNES Mini
We kick off with discussing Black Mesa, the remake of the original Half Life. Both TheSuffolkRam and Skazz has been playing this following on from last episode discussion, Rams been getting nostalgia, Skazz less so. We discuss our opinions on it, as well as Half Life in general and an alternative theory on Gordon Freeman.
We then move onto talking about Ram’s latest purchase, an Oculus Rift, he talks about the joy of setting it up, the magic that is VR and both good and bad game experiences.
We also discuss the various pictures appearing on Skazz’s Linux computer, writing on animals, Ethernet’s, boilers, health apps, and Skazz experience playing laser tag.
Old school nostalgia, or overrated remake? Black Mesa
Welcome to our bumper long episode 71 birthday podcast.
We kick off talking about the next splatfest and the relative pros and cons of the superpowers flying or invisibility.
We then move onto the most important news of the month, it’s our birthday! join by making sure you have cake and beer available while listing to this podcast.
TheSuffolkRam kicks off with talking about space capitalism sim Offworld Trading Company, He discuss cornering the market on water, pirates and dealing with stocks.
Skazz has been playing GTA5 over the last few weeks. He talk about his experience trying to playing the game online, and we discuss our preferred GTA games.
Ram talks about re watching Star Trek: The Next Generation, this lead onto talk about Star Wars and other series such as a large talk about Breaking Bad, the last season of it and out favourite characters from it. We also talk about Better Call Saul, and what other spin off we would like to see.
We talk about the shut down of Miiverse and its impact on games, and we also discuss other online services coming to the end.
Finally we talk about the recently released ‘fan fiction’ of Half Life Episode 3 by head writer Marc Laidlaw, and our opinions of the games series.
We also discuss pig piggyback ride, mobility scooters and The Animals of Farthing Wood.
Once again middlemeister has abandoned us in favour of a BBQ.
Skazz has somehow managed to find time to play games despite it being the summer holidays. He’s become addicted to Rocket League. a physics game that combines football, cars and rockets. he talks about getting pwned in his first game and how he drive a Delorean
TheSuffolkRam has been hunting for signals in Bad Robot’s new game The Signal From Tolva. Exploring an Alien plant, taking control of robots and tough combat all in search for a mysterious signal.
Skazz talks about the recent Splatoon 2 splat fest that took part in after last podcast. His once again talks about his dislike of the character Pearl, the new maps for the event and overall dislike of them. he also talks about which he prefers more, Splatoon 1 or 2?
We talk about the recent hacking of HBO and the stolen episode, we have a rant about big companies lack of security and why their not learning.
We also discuss our pitch for a possible reboot of a computer themed Harry Potter, We talk about our favourite out of the Call Of Duty and Battlefield series of game, as well as discussing other military games. We look back at our old school fun times in older multiplayer games. we also discuss other non computer games including badminton, crochet and horse polo plus a new form of doping.
You too can be owned in a game by Korean School Girls in Rocket League
In this episode Skazz has not been playing anything due to the summer holiday. So it left to Middlemeister and TheSuffolkRam to pull it all together.
We kick off with Middlemeister, who’s been playing the heavily patched Mass Effect: Andromeda, searching out into the galaxy to find and terraform golden planets. We discuss improved game play, semi fixed facial animations, exploring planets and the new Nomad vehicle.
Ram has been playing a simple, funny first person adventure puzzle game with Maize, he talks about Russian stuff bears and trying too hard at humour.
Midddlemeister talks about the upcoming release of the Snes mini, the dangers of game and console pre-orders and once again how much we hate scalpers
Skazz talk about the next splatfest, how ice cream was fighting ice cream and the future choice of mayo vs ketchup and his dislike of Perl. He also looking forward to the new Steinsgate game Chaos;Child
We also discuss our various Methods of character creation and the business possibility of battle pig, the changers to PlayStation plus, a brief Game Of Thrones talk including t-shirt news, splatoon 2’s splatfest, how rubbish NowTv app is and MySpace
Welcome to episode 68, still no middlemeister, but were assures he will reappear soon.
We been playing anumber of gam,e this episode, kicking off with a game TheSuffolkRam’s was asked to play by Skazz, Stardew Valley. A re-imaging of the harvest moon series, with the player taking on the deed of a farm. Ram find himself getting tire by half seven the morning, and in the game as well. He talk about his frustrations with the game, dungeon diving, and non required housing for sheep plus discussion about minecraft.
Skazz has been playing Spaltoon two, delivered on time with no issues (well one…). Hes been painting ground, firing new weapons and putting up with people complaining about voice chat. He also tells us his answer to one of life most important questions – Ice Cream or Cake.
Ram has also been playing The Long Dark, a survival game set in the winery mountains of Canada, He give us a tale of his life in the wilderness, involving train tracks, sprained ankles, wolves, fishing and dysentery.
We then move onto news, with the annocment of new Doctor Who is going to be played by a female actress. Ram give his mixed views on the news and the reaction from the community.
Welcome to episode 67, First of all and apology’s for the background and 4G noise, we messed up with the mic placement bit
We start off by briefly talking about a game Skazz has not been playing, Tokyo Twilight Session FE (Post podcast we find out he had the name wrong), but leads us nicely into talking about the Nintendo Switch. We discuss build quality, some of it neat features and the exuberant cost of it accessory and games. Speaking of which, we go through a smattering of game available on it including Mario Cart 8 Deluxe and Lego’s city undercover. Skazz then moves onto the upcoming splatfest for Splatoon 2 and eating shellfish.
TheSuffolkRam has been having flashbacks to the late nineties with Doorkickers, a top down real time strategy, but with the neat twist of being able to pause at any moment and enter a planning phase similar to Rainbow Six
Ram then move onto talking about a political drama hes been watching with Designated Survivor. He talk about president Marty Sue, Convoluted plot lasting too long and his dislike of the series 24
It also time for us to compare our steam sale purchases, with Skazz having brought a few more then Ram (more then even he could believe) and also this year gimmick – Sticker books!
Finally we look at the news of Tencent putting restriction on the Honour of Kings game for under 18, we discuss gaming addiction, attitude to gaming changing and overreactions, as well as our modern safety culture