PC Outsiders theme this week: What PC gaming news to love and hate, a question about ultra-wide monitors from Jacob, some opinions on Steam from Duke, BattleRite goes free to play, Fortnite is still popular, Hand of Fate 2 releases, policing gaming communities, the death of demos, PCgamer.com sucks, Nioh is out for PC, Sonic Forces is not good, cosmetic loot boxes change of heart, Obsidian teases a new game on Twitter, r/pcgaming has improved, new Hitman game, enough with Half Life, Injustice 2 beta, For Honor free weekend, PC players give COD a chance, new MMORPG from PUBg devs, Battlefront trial is out, Star Wars Graphics cards, AMD guy becomes Intel guy, some WoW classic is here to save the world nonsense, Michelle likes themes, and more master race goodness.
We go over some of the best and worst gaming accessories and products, including a PS4 controller for tiny hands, and Xbox licensed mouse/keyboard, the new Razer phone, and... stickers for your TV? Plus we both give our #1 pick for the best tech purchase this year!
Xbox One X Scorpio Edition first impressions, Call of Duty: World War II rewrites history, Blizzcon goes full snowflake, Destiny 2 raid and loot cave, plus more on Super Mario Odyssey and tons of gaming news!
Live from John's basement, it's the John show with John!
Another all community episode! This week Michelle answers back to some hate from an Assassin's Creed fan - PS3nut, some love for Wolfenstein From Allan, a voicemail about Destiny 2 from Tighe, and a passionate e-mail from Christian!
Tom DeLonge from Blink 182 is our God, Porkpie hats, and more stuff that could get us killed. #Aliens #Believe #Unknown #Burnthis
Super Mario Odyssey, Assassin's Creed: Origins, Wolfenstein II, Animal Crossing Pocket Camp, and more on Destiny 2 and South Park! Michelle gets "Switch Ditched" and John is a "Switch Witch"? Plus Matt Bradford joins in to talk Friday the 13th and his new game, Debris! Gamestop doing rentals, and more gaming news!
John and his buddy Matt talk Mario, sing a song about OJ, and more gaming stuff.
How do you make a shooter MMO work? What to love and hate about Destiny 2, angry Destiny fans come at us with pitchforks, and our Destiny impressions are void? Plus a gaming headset question from Twitter and a voice-mail with a scary game suggestion for Halloween! Little Nightmares?
We LIVE commentate over the Nintendo Mobile Treehouse Direct featuring Animal Crossing Pocket Camp! Trailer trash, micro-transactions, and more wholesome fun!
Evil Within 2 PS4, Destiny 2 PC review, Gran Turismo Sport, Call of Duty Zombies / Documentary, and Super Mario Odyssey hype. Plus your voicemail, the death of single player games, and more gaming news!
This week Michelle goes back into the VGO archives to take a look at some old questions which are still very relevant today. Offline mobile games, how to find adults to play games with, starting your own podcast, girls who game, how the podcast will end, the impact listeners have on us, and shooting old ladies with BB guns?!?! Plus e-mail us email@example.com with your calls for advice!
John recaps his UK trip, performs God Save the Queen on guitar, and talks more Arcade Club gaming!
We go over some of the best Halloween updates, events, and games. Plus John shares more stories from his UK trip, and shits on Destiny 2, again.
South Park: The Fractured But Whole, Grim Dawn: Ashes of Malmouth Expansion, SOS: Closed Alpha, more on Golf Story and Butcher, plus Survios Game Dev Mike McTyre joins us to talk about the future of VR, a Raw Data Giveaway, and Sprint Vector. Also, John tries VR, shares details from his UK trip, and claims he met the President of Sega in an airport bathroom?!?
Michelle answers the most common concern from the listeners, and issues a gaming challenge! Plus all of the stuff you guys loved and hated from the week.
A special theme song, Destructoid guy gets fired for voicing concerns about gaming companies going political, Hellblade devs go "mental", Nazi drama in Wolfenstien, Amazon is coming for YouTube, and more "deep" topics.
Middle Earth: Shadow of War, Star Wars Battlefront 2 Beta, Stranger Things RPG game, Golf Story, Butcher, Overwatch Halloween event, John says "I'm drinking tonight". Details on the UK meetup this weekend. Plus pay to win, gaming news, LAYING PIPE, "Job's Done", and the worst rendition of Bel Biv Devoe's Poison you've ever heard.
John is sick, but that doesn't stop him from doing the John Show. Find out what he watched on Netflix, what games he played, and fake gaming news? Plus his old arcade e-mail archives.
What happened to GREAT games? We also head over to the e-mail box and read about what you guys have been loving and hating this week. Plus John in the UK?
We go over the Half Life 1/2 lore (and even a little Portal). Who is "The G-Man"? Will we ever see Half Life 3? And more!
Cuphead review war, SNES Classic issues, Planet Coaster: Spooky Pack, Lawbreakers revisted, Fortnite: Battle Royale flip-flop, OJ is Free song, Paragon, and YouTuber Austin Evans joins us to talk about "building the ultimate ps4" and more gaming news! Nintendo did what?
John and his buddy Matt talk about skateboarding, Tom Petty, games, and other random stuff from the week.
What does AI love and hate about video games? Michelle talks to her Google Assistant about everything from Call of Duty, to the Nintendo Switch, to John's secret film making career? Note: Have no fear, there are no phone/home prompts!
Do game companies own genres? BlueHole vs. Epic games, Fortnite Battle Royale makes PUBg cry, John and Michelle are mad at a games "journalist", and game dev calls gamers toxic (again).