Last of Us Part II Review (spoilers from 42 mins to 1 hour 20 mins), RIP Mixer, Cyberpunk VR, Baldur's Gate and the Dungeons and Dragons controversy, Forza, VirtuaVerse, Pixel Ripped 1995, Michelle and John fight over a lost dog, Fallout76, Star Wars: Squadrons, Mr. Prepper, Devs, Nintendo backs away from mobile gaming, and more!
Walkcast! Rabid dog, smoked brisket, Thermopro wireless thermometer, eating out during the pandemic, Rendering Ranger R2 for the Super Famicom, Tony Hawk Pro Skater 2X, pedal board finished, and much more!
John and Michelle watch the EA PLAY LIVE 2020 event on Twitch - Star Wars Squadrons, The Sims, Apex Legends is coming to Switch, and a girl with dice? Be sure to follow on Twitch.tv/johnANDmichelle
Cyberpunk delayed (again), Xbox's NIGHT OF MIC DROPS include a little white Xbox S Lockhart , Rainbow Six Siege: Operation Steel Wave, Forza revisted, Nintendo Legos are pricy, online E3 events, new Hearthstone single player adventure is free, Call of Duty new season, and we predict the pricing of the next console.
PC Gaming Show wrap-up, Persona 4 Golden PC review, Steam Game Festival, Windows Power Toys: Run search and Fancy Zones for second monitors, Newegg's new PC Builder is no PCPartPicker - but has pre-configured PCs, Witcher 3 free on PC for console users, PC sites with no shame, Corsair streaming ready pre-built PCs with capture cards, Buy This Today feature on PCgamesN, and keyboard goop. Plus join our Discord on VideoGameOutsiders.com to chat about PCs, ask for advice, or offer your knowledge to the community!
Brewmaster, Mistweaver, Windwalker- who is Taran Zhu and what is the Shadow-Pan? Plus Slash-Dance Loot Card giveaway, is PvP Power back, does the barbershop need a make-over, more character customization and creation changes, borrowed power systems expansions, the lovely Tauren starting area, how to pronounce tabard, covenant cosmetics vs powers, Shadowlands Alpha changes, and flight-paths from hell.
We play whimsical games: KleptoCats 2, Frog Detective 2: The Case of the Invisible Wizard, Spyro Reignited Trilogy, Potata: Fairy Flower, Conduct Together!, Jump Rope Challenge Switch, Torchlight III, The Waylanders, The Flame in the Flood, and Matt gets an Oculus Quest VR! Plus we go over all of the Playstation 5 event and take calls from the PS5 and Xbox Series X! Head to TheWebaround.com and use code "VGO" to save 10 percent on your very own green-screen for your chair! Head to videogameoutsiders.com to go premium or get app links for weekly bonus content and the entire back catalog of VGO.
Walkcast! Michael Jordan: Chaos in the Windy City, DIY guitar pedalboard, faucet install and the big leak, Tetris Attack, garage clean-up, and much more!
The PS5 featured games that will also be on PC, leaked Nvidia RTX 3080 photo, Samsung PCIe 4.0 SSD 980 Pro, AMD Horizon Zero Dawn connection, EA Access (and games) are coming to Steam with cross-play, Xbox Store on PC adds mod support, Personal 4 Golden and more Sega games coming to PC, and is the 4k golden age finally upon us? Plus Iron Danger game review and the woes of the time manipulation mechanic!
Space Grandmas, non-binary dinosaurs, whimsical cats, and we finally see the console!?!
Shadowlands Alpha: new Chromie time leveling system and character customization, Michelle bumps, and John goes down a rat hole, mini-map changes, and did "bring the player, not the class" ruin the game? Plus Totems, Thrall, and all about the Shaman class!
This day in gaming June 9th: Space Haven, Children of Morta, Red Planet Farming, Clubhouse Games, Back to the Super Future II, Horse Racing Rally, Wolfchild SNES, Pocket City, and Occupy Mars. Plus Phil Spencer says the Xbox Series X console isn't important, gaming socks from Puma, Cyberpunk Xbox One X bundle, and what can we expect for Sony's PS5 announcement?
WALKCAST - Wireless SNES mini controller, Earthworm Jim, Wing Commander, smoked center cut beef back ribs, hibiscus cider, Tony Hawk Project 8 and THPS 2X, and so much more.
John and Michelle talk Sega's Fog Gaming and Game Gear Micro details, Kingdoms of Amalur and Red Dead Redemption 1 remakes, MS Project Mercury, Children of Morta, and Sea of Thieves!
John joins Michelle to talk about their "Best PC Game Room" Twitch competition in House Flipper, Dinosaur Fossil Hunter Kickstarter game, Kerbal Space Program 2 developers get screwed, GoG Summer sale, Steam Game Festival will have a Rise of Humanity demo, AMD confirms BIG NAVI RDNA 2 will be on PC before console, and how high of a refresh do you really need? Plus should Razer and Nvida sell pre-built PCs, wall of TVs, Twitch Primes games for June, wireless headsets, a 250 dollar monitor, and a brief history of the Wetnap?!? Join our Discord on VideoGameOutsiders.com
Michelle loves fire and John hates the Goblin starting area? Who is the most interesting mage in lore, the Kirin Tor, frost vs. arcane, PvP, and Dalaran! Plus High Elves for all, A Moment in Verse new short story, are factions going away, and more Shadowlands news.
Warhammer: Chaosbane's waterfalls of poop and the new Tower of Chaos mode, Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition, GTA VI in Canada, Timelie, and more on Revenge of the Bird King, Minecraft: Dungeons, and Fallout76. Plus the news is giving us the Jelly Roll Blues? PS5 and Cyberpunk 2077 events delayed, Sega Game Gear Micro, Xbox Series X redone games with HDR and 120fps, and more. Go check Michelle out on the last VGO Community show - get our free app, join our Discord, and support us on VideoGameOutsiders.com
Walkcast! Hiking, walking, SNES mini extension cables, short controller wires, THPS4, smoking a chuck roast, and more.
Metroid Prime trilogy, John loves Revenge of the Bird King, Hyper Sentinel, Yooka-Lay-Lee, Wonderfer101, Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition, Club House Games, Animal Crossing drama, death bed deck memories, Michelle is eating while gaming, and a one dollar Wii and DS? Plus our new theme song.
Good morning! Michelle just woke up and John is chaffing? Levelhead, Timelie, Sega's comback, Xbox gaming legacy, PS Plus games, Last of Us II chat, more on Minecraft Dungeons, Crucible, and ESO: Greymoor. Plus EYE OPENING sales numbers - what game and console is really winning?
Paladin Week - WoW's most iconic (or annoying) class for lore lovers? Arthas, Uther the Light Bringer and the Knights of the Silver Hand, pros and cons of all three specs, PvP vs. PvE, and their famous weapon - the Ashbringer! Plus Michelle checks out the new city of Oribos in the Shadowlands Alpha, heirloom BoA gear, Hearth home expansion idea, the Horde has no war chief, Blizzcon is canceled, and Blood Elves get body jewelry.
Minecraft Dungeons round table review, Amazon's Crucible, Elder Scrolls Online: Greymoor, GameStop’s digital reboot, VGO Discord Overwatch event, Halo 2 on PC, Fallout76, and comedian Joe DeRosa stops by to talk about his gaming history, retro collection, and being in GTA V!
(Sorry about the audio quality on this one) Gamers Nexus i5-10600k exciting review, new PCMR writes in to ask about game stores, Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War Master collection, Total War Warhammer II breaks record, Warhammer models, Sea of Thieves - Apex Legends - Detroit: Become Human- Heavy Rain and more come to Steam, PCIe slot liquid cooler, SLI is the devil, form factor PC airflow, GameStop is pushing gaming laptops, DeathAdder and a bunch of mice. Plus the VGO game event winners in Overwatch and Forza is the next up!
Memorial Day John Show! The Last Dance, St. Louis Ribs, hakchi2 and the SNES mini, walking, a fire ring, and so much more!
Pipejob VR, Song of Iron, ESO, tube meat, Unreal Engine 5 runs better on PC (shocker), System Shock 3 goes to Tencent, CD Projekt Red is numba 1, and more gaming news.
Hunter week! Specs, lore, Shadowlands alpha vs. retail, and what makes them unique. Plus John gets his iLvL up, Michelle kills N'zoth and crafts 32 slot bags, and we get into the Warcraft news of the week: corruption and essence vendor drama, new WoW board game, the expansion after Shadowlands timeskip, and Chinese servers token prices.
Mafia II: Definitive Edition, Huntdown, Wonderful 101, HGTV House Flipper DLC, Tony Hawk, Twitch safety council, Area F2, JRE on Spotify, and more on Fallout 76, COD, and Cloudpunk! Plus Last of Us II themed PS4 Pro, Matt’s insurance con, Apple VR, Nintendo online appeal, PS5 storage, and more amazing gaming news.
CODpodcast.com with John and his buddy Matt! New map and features coming to CoD this week, two-factor, no helicopters, new armor box, pro tips, and more!
Nvidia's Ampere showcased in a kitchen? AMD and Nvidia's war for 5nm, Game Bar widgets, GTAV free on Epic, Game Pass gets Alan Wake, Steam gives Fallout 76, John's "pro box" tip, Michelle loves learning programs - vocal compression and DaVinci Resolve free video editor, Crusader Kings, and more on the Unreal 5 PS5 SSD drama.
Good morning! Mafia remasters are confusing, John has Tony Hawk fever, Michelle "plays" Spirit of the North, Epic launches free service to connect 7 platforms, Overwatch community event coming up, strange noises in COD Warzone, new Paper Mario coming to Switch, and MS doesn't care if you buy an Xbox.
John and Michelle break down the Unreal 5 footage, Epic's Tim Sweeny's comments, and Microsoft's snarky reply. Plus the PS5's SSD speed.
The WoW "away mode", Retail vs. Classic, John's iLvL woes, Michelle's Artha's lore and "Invincible" goal, World Quest Tracker, ZackRawrr > Asmongold, amazing work of JoseBV on youtube, the GCD drama, new WCO feature ideas, the sub free true value, achievements and evergreen content, slow tanks, South Park Warcraft Ep, Overwatch origins, Leeroy Jenkins turns 15 (and how America is pulling one according to CNN??!). Plus developer interviews from the week with news on Torghast, design philosophy, and more on Shadowlands.
Cyberpunk themed episode! Ghostrunner, VirtuaVerse, Cloudpunk, The Grand Larceny Rainbow Six Siege, Carnival Games VR, COD, Technobabylon, and Hitman. Plus Xbox Series X drama, PS5 launches a new brand, customize your genitals in Cyberpunk 2077, Tony Hawk remasters, and RIP Jerry Stiller. Stay tuned after the show for a special song and details on how to ask Michelle questions in our VGO Discord to win a gift card!
John's Walkcast - brewery visit, Traeger grease fire, Egg Foo Young, Virtual Battlegrounds, Amazon box purge, new song, and much more!
Some AMD users are mad at Zen 3 news, upgrades vs. new builds, PC games smaller than console games, Diablo 2 remastered rumor, Comic Con is happening in San Diego this Summer, Neoprene fireproofing cable cord managers, pizza keyboard, AMD and Oxide team up for a cloud gaming service with original IPs, Apex Legends Horde PvE mode quests and refreshing Battle Royales, and government PC money.
Shadowlands release date, Elder Scrolls Online wheelchairs, Activision Blizzard earnings call, quick iLevel gains, welfare epics, catch-up gear, Heroic Warfronts, max level tard, new countdown timer coming, in-game mail for divorced dads and terrorists, WoW 2, Classic and Retail East vs. West popularity, sub fees, new and returning players, and more World of Warcraft chat. Join the VGO Discord https://discord.gg/Ab6pxpT and the new cross server WoW community here: https://blizzard.com/invite/m4j00o3sX3p
John and Michelle break down the Inside Xbox 20/20 May event, Assassin's Creed Valhalla "gameplay", Optimized for Xbox Series X badge, Phil Spencer's tweet booboo, and our hopes and fears for the Xbox Series X.
Cinco De Mayo VGO celebration with Mexican games, Streets of Rage 4 Roundtable, PokerStars VR, Train Station Renovation, Total Overdose, Virtual Battlegrounds, Shadows of the Damned, Landlord's Super, and gaming news with game store owner CCgamesCEO. Plus the sound of the Xbox One X, What is Sony doing, Assassin's Creed Valhalla, and why Nintendo uses friend codes.
Cheap beer, Home Depot curbside pickup, going to Walmart, table finished, tree removal, computer setup, and more with John and his buddy TigheKlory.
Nvidia 30 series GPUs, AMD sheds budget build reputation, Intel releases world's fastest gaming processor, Michelle has a hole in her case and wants to mod it, "Pro tip" John has sticky keys and hunts for an NVMe drive, PC chat Guilded is coming for Discord, Steam Game Festival Summer Edition dates, UMP Hook, WinDirStat, Steam Golden Week Sale, Windows 10 will monitor temps and show FPS, and Twitch adds an E-sports directory.
John and Michelle talk Assassin's Creed Valhalla details, Gato Roboto, Streets of Rage 4 preview, For the King, Madden 99 on n64, Fortnite Party Royale mode, Game Pass is 10 million strong, Phil Spencer says gaming is having a moment, and CODs updates are massive. Plus teenagers on Twitter discover Tropic Thunder. To go premium and gain extra weekly bonus shows, the entire back catalog, and to support VGO - head to VideoGameOutsiders.com and hit the red button for only 1.99 a month! You can listen on the free VGO mobile app for iOS/Android, on the web at ilovevgo.com or on VideoGameOutsiders.com, or download the shows and listen in your player of choice! You can also join our VGO Discord to chat with the community, guest on the community show, or share news for VGO here: https://discord.gg/Ab6pxpT
Join our new WoW community: https://blizzard.com/invite/m4j00o3sX3p More Shadowlands and Torghast news, what to do before the next expansion launch, what is in the pre-patch, new vs. old world map design, DKs are OP, Grizzly Hills in VR, will Shadowlands be delayed, gold squish, Blizzard shills, and did WoW lose the social aspect of the game? Plus John rolls a demon hunter after getting owned by them in PvP and gets told to delete his account in a dungeon, Michelle sucks it up and gets Pathfinder Part II and collects the Scarlet Crusade pamphlets. Join the VGO Discord and the WoW community link above for more.
Gears Tactics, Cloudpunk, Xcom Chimera Squad, Circle Empires Rivals, Warcraft Adventures, Knowledge is Power, Stranded Deep, and the GOTY is (not) Doofus Drop. Plus the Last of Us 2 drama, frozen meat, skat outsiders, and will May suck for games?
Toilet repair woes, Bias FX2 guitar amp and FX plugin, applying Minwax Fast-Drying Polyurethane, Beastie Boys documentary, Matcha, and more.
Good morning - wake up with John, Michelle, and some Coronavirus chat! Plus North Korea, farts, and an asteroid wearing a mask.
CS:GO and Team Fortress 2 Valve leak, Valorant with Alex Jones, Apple Airpod pros, Nvidia RTX Voice, streamer finder site, android phone system monitor, F word, and MS Flight Simulator system requirements. Join the VGO Discord to talk PC stuff on VideoGameOutsiders.com
The Scarlet Crusade is back... for the Shadowlands pre-patch? John starts a Warrior, Michelle quits Pathfinder part 2 (again), leveling experience buffs, reputation buffs, new character creation screen UI, and WE WERE WRONG ABOUT TORGHAST!?!
NSFW 2, now in VR! Dominatrix Simulator, Milfy City, Slaves of Rome, Oppaimon: Gotta F 'em all, Girlvania, Pirate Jessica, Matt's weiner, World of Whorecraft, Midnight Ride, step sisters, John is naked on the floor, Captain Hardcore, special adult songs, and more sexy games. Plus Abound, Final Fantasy 7, poop rag, and Mario 64 Rom Patch for Odyssey, and Michelle's home school with VGO!
Retroarch setup for big screen emulation mayhem, Peapod update, 808s, Corona chat, and more from John's week.
Code 8, Tales from the Loop, Chris D'Elia No Pain, Tom Segura Ball Hog, Dave Chappelle Mark Twain Prize, The Platform, Uppity: The Willy T. Rubbs Story, Tiger King, Dirty Money, LA Originals, ZZ Top: That Little Old Band from Texas, Grateful Dead doc, Uncut Gems, Curb, McMillions, and Ford vs. Ferrari. Plus Netflix puts stuff free on YouTube, Disney Plus has a Mandalorian doc coming, and HBO has free stuff out too!
Frozen pizza shortage and tips, stolen eggs, and the plan to reopen the country. Plus a game store owner refuses to close and a skatepark filled with sand!
RUMOR: Sony struggling with PS5 price and production, Turbo Graphics 16 mini, N64 retro gaming, Total War: Warhammer 2 free to play, our arch nemesis leaves Kotaku, "new" Crysis is a remake and might have ghetto raytracing on Switch, GTA 6 just started, and China bans Animal Crossing and online play? Plus what is Riot's plan with Valorant and the new Minecraft style studio they purchased?
John healed a dungeon, Michelle leveled in the Shadowlands alpha's new player zone, and we go over some of the quality of life interface improvements, graphic changes - ray tracing and target fps scaling, new auto-battler mode, new customizations, and will Torghast: Tower of the Damned be fun for end game? Plus private WoW server runs a new pandemic event.
Final Fantasy VII: Remake, Mount and Blade II: Bannerlord, Overwatch: Echo, Valorant, Call of Duty: Season 3, Mosh Pit Simulator VR, Shadowlands Alpha WoW, Boot Hill Bounties Steam giveaway, and more gaming. Plus Nintendo Switch DS, Cyberpunk won't get new console versions right away, and big Xbox announcements coming. Download our free VGO app and go premium on videogameoutsiders.com for weekly bonus episodes and the entire back catalog.
John is in his basement with a Corona update, Instacart experience, holy cheap gas, soda shortage, how to get rid of leaves, mossy roof dilemma, and more from his week.
Discord background noise canceling beta, Bethesda's line of themed Noblechairs, Valorant anti-cheat is always running, Assassin's Creed 2 free, insulting your woman with a used PC, Thermaltake budget case, PC part demand, Zoom and Teams video background hell, the most relaxing PC games, and more on the tv show Devs.
We Went Back, Valorant is shady, Twitch free games, Hotline Miami 2, Stadia Pro trial, Cyberpunk's pimp gangs, Animal Crossing gets bars, John has alcohol delivery on speed dial, click-bait PS5 button article, The Stand, HBO in the 80s and 90s, and more.
Part 2 of our Shadowlands Alpha coverage, this time with datamining and spoilers! Controller support in WoW, many dead characters returning, reputation removed from allied races, new WoW figures, class personality types, no BlizzCon this year, WoW viewer counts on Twitch, and The Jailer looks like who? Plus Michelle installs the Alpha - gets a free legendary - and talks about the problem with loot, and John leveled a Priest?!? Correction, looks like you CAN level a new toon in the Alpha under another area.
Part 1 of our Shadowlands Alpha coverage. Covenant previews, class changes, PvP vendors back, quest and map changes, Classic updates and server transfers, Burning Crusade, Shadows Rising audio book pre-order, lore Animal Crossing in WoW and the need for housing. Plus what have John and Michelle been up to in WoW?
The live, uncut, uncensored, raw Coronavirus play with Sam, Brenda, Trump, Fauci, Elon, Pence, Cuomo, and Santa aka Matt, Michelle, and John. For the edited play with sound effects listen to the end of VGO Episode 653!
Valorant beta, Resident Evil 3, PS5 DualSense controller, happy kazoo, Ashes of Outland Hearthstone, Operencia the Stolen Sun, Halo: Reach, Mission: ISS VR, Totally Reliable Delivery Service, New Retro Arcade: Neon, Jackbox Party Pack, it's the 5G, Animal Crossing: New Horizons bunny, and Drug Dealer Simulator. Plus our Coronavirus play (the uncut version with bloopers is on our app too).
Curbside McDonalds, toasted skin syndrome, Postmates, breaking habits, staining and coating a table, Nintendo Power from Dec 2006.
John and Michelle are joined by angry Coronavirus hoaxster - CCgamesCEO to find out how he is being impacted, his plan to let the world burn, and why he wants fast food places to shut down.
John opens his PC, Mount and Blade 2, Verdant Village demo, Fallout 76 and Sea of Thieves on Steam, Eternal card game, Windows 10 sucks, Michelle loves the old control panel, Jedi Academy matchmaking bug, Crysis tease, and is there a PC parts or laptop shortage?
Fly Inside and X-Plane VR, Pumpkin Jack, Change: A Homeless Survival Experience, the best and worst April Fools jokes, Animal Crossing bunny event and jealousy. Plus Michelle is tired and John has a knife.
Resident Evil: Resistance, Predator: Hunting Grounds, Biped, Ultrawings VR, Sonic movie, more on Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Doom: Eternal, and Ori and the Will of the Wisps, gaming news, and Coronavirus chat! Plus our FU Covid19 song!
Live action Dragon’s Lair movie, mountain biking, woodworking, fixin' your own shit, hospital ships, and Nintendo Power wayback machine.
China loses 22 million cellphone users overnight, coyotes and rats are taking over empty American streets, Cuomo's manual bag valves, the most depressing clock you've ever seen, JUST THE CHEESE sucks, GameStop tells people to wrap their hands in bags, PlayStation workers get full pay during the Coronavirus outbreak, people are panic buying cocaine, Calamity Jane, Putin is protected, homemade masks, people are dumb, and America is number 1!
Nvidia's DLSS 2.0, AI super sampling, Between Two Castles, Steam's Coming Soon - Top Selling - and Popular Now check in, Biped, 100% Orange Juice and other free Steam games, WoW Classic Burning Crusade expansion survey, Xbox Game Pass latest additions, The Full Nerd from PC World, board game video games, cloud VR from Shadow, Shady Sam from Elder Scrolls: Oblivion needs his own game, FMV games, cops use mirrors according to Police Quest, House Party update, and enjoy your free time during Coronavirus lockdown damnit! Plus Lex Fridman talks to Nick Bostrom about life in the simulation on the Artificial Intelligence podcast.
Comanche, more on Doom: Eternal, God of War on PC, Epic launches a new publishing label, BioShock, Borderlands, and XCOM head to Switch - but can you find one? Plus John is mountain biking and Michelle is hunting for food
DOOM Eternal, Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Half Life: Alyx, Resident Evil 3 demo, Later Daters, and more on Ori and the Will of the Wisps. Plus John loves Cuomo, we're all on lockdown, and the Coronavirus defeats GameStop.
John is on lockdown and sick of his life, and Michelle is eating M&Ms on the treadmill! CPU vs GPU upgrades, Bethesda's online Doom issues, Half Life: Alyx and new VR coming, CEMU with raytracing, PC games like Animal Crossing, GeForce Game Ready drivers, DAS keyboards, McDonalds, and more about Coronavirus.
John talks to Gregg from Arcade Impossible about raising chickens, his early Half Life: Alyx impressions, Vive Pro Vs. Rift S, Ironwolf VR, Satisfactory, Kerbal Space Program, and more.
John and Michelle sit down with Ryan - a UPS driver, and Mason - a Grocery store worker, who are both on the front lines of the Coronavirus.
PS5 stats vs Xbox Series X stats, 40 free Steam demos, gaming is up 75 percent, Half Life: Alyx pre-load, 13,000 dollar Animal Crossing water bottle, Resident Evil 3 demo coming, Michelle opens a can of corn, and John just wants some eggs.
Ori and the Will of the Wisps roundtable, The Show 20, Animal Crossing Switch, Barn Finders, Sonic Forces, a guy with Coronavirus calls in, John needs rye bread, Michelle gets angry, and Matt goes natural plat? Visit VideoGameOutsiders.com or get our mobile app to go premium and listen to weekly bonus shows and the entire back catalog.
John and Michelle sit down to talk some PC stuff! Steam setting records, Doom Eternal reviews and id software's Hugo Martin on JRE, Walmart has a PC brand, GOG showcases free games, Xbox Series X articles are taking over PC gaming sites, and a stupid list of games every PC player should own. Plus a LITTLE Coronavirus talk.
No bread, no beans, no... toilet paper? John and Michelle talk about how the Coronavirus has changed life so far from them, give updates from around the world, and try to find the balance between panic and denial. Plus GDC goes VR and Taco Bell is coming to your home?
John is a wasteful wiper and Michelle is stocking up for the Coronavirus (again). Plus Bladerunner remaster, movies canceled, Naughty Dog, free p0rn, E3 done, The Show 2020 is at GameStop, Sports canceled, and more on COD WarZone, Yes Your Grace, and Ori has released!
COD: WARZONE, Black Mesa, Yes, Your Grace, Broomstick League, R6S: Operation Void Edge, VTOL VR, War Thunder, Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter, Glass Masquerade 2: Illusions, The Last Guardian, and comedian Dave Weasel! Plus win Xbox Games Pass Ultimate from Microsoft, Nintendo's Reggie is running GameStop, and VGO's Coronavirus update.
Division 2: Warlords of New York with Matt McCarthy, plus CODpodcast.com - Warzone announcement.
John and Michelle talk Cooking Mama: CookStar, the scary side of Animal Crossing lore, how to disinfect your Switch, Bell bag at Best Buy, March 10th is Mario Day, NintendoPlaysation, Smash Tennis, Pop'n TwinBee, S N E S vs. SNES, Bucket Knight, and Nintendo lets workers stay in due to Coronavirus. Plus has Nintendo shed its childish reputation?
Black Mesa, Risen Kingdom, rear-view mirror for your monitor, Diabotical beta, old school DRM, 2K games pulled from GeForce Now but Epic's Tim Sweeney is mad, Doom Eternal system reqs, Steam Labs News Hub, Raspberry Pi b-day, mystery Nvidia GPU, Death Stranding PC, five easy upgrades for your PC, average PC price, Hoyle Sierra DOS card game, AMD next gen GPU cooling change, and fight Coronavirus with Foldit or Folding at Home. Plus cards on a cruise ship?!?
SimAirport, Warlords of New York, Star Wars Project Maverick leaks, E3 Coronavirus woes, Castlevania: Symphony of Night shows up on mobile, playing as a girl, and Director of Super Smash Bros passes out at the gym? Plus we announce our Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Giveaway - enter at VideoGameOutsiders.com
Final Fantasy VII Remake, Warlords of New York: The Division 2, John is ill, Halo: Combat Evolved, Asgard's Wrath VR, an Aussie calls in, Dwarrows, Warlander, Sonic Movie, gaming bed, Journey to the Savage Planet, Wasteland: Remastered, and more Coronavirus arguing. Visit VideoGameOutsiders.com or get our app for the entire back catalog and weekly bonus shows!
John might have the Coronavirus, Oculus Rift S troubleshooting, Modernwarfare Battle Royale, and May 2000 Nintendo Power flashback.
Taur sci-fi tower defense, Baldur's Gate 3 excitement, Riot's Valorant shooter leaks, Horizon Zero Dawn for PC shows up on Amazon France, Black Desert Online is free if you claim it, Predator: Hunting Grounds trial, Doom Eternal's 1000 fps, CS:GO sets record, next gen holding PC back, GOG return policy pisses off devs, duct tape gamer documentary, and more PC news. Plus Zombieland 2: Double Tap and Knives Out. Join the VGO discord to chat about PC stuff!
Michelle is prepping and John is playing AirCar. MS and Epic drop out of GDC due to the Coronavirus, GOG gives you 30 days to return, Hamonix has a DJ game, China bans Plague Inc, and PlatinumGames Project G.G.! Plus Amazon Prime Pantry is selling out, canned food, n95 masks, aluminum foil, and a truck full of water.
Comedian Brian Redban, co-creator and co-host of #KILLTONY and founder of The #DEATHSQUAD Podcast Network, joins us to talk VR and video games! Journey to the Savage Planet, Red Dead Redemption 2 NPCs going West World, baby Yoda boobs pillow, PS4 Dreams, Katamari Damacy Reroll, Oculus Rift vs. HTC Vive VR, Wattam, Death Stranding, Pavlov, Serious Sam 3, Conglomerate 451, VRchat, Vader Immortal, Outriders, and some arcade / pinball talk. Plus the old JRE Justin.tv days, meeting the creepy Gareth Pursehouse right before he was arrested for the murder of Amie Hawick, UFOs, flat earth idiots, Twitch, and Xbox Series X Cyberpunk news and console details.
John chats with Mark aka @beep2bleep about his GOTY - Bounty for Sharks, and being a hobbyist game dev. Plus putting an indie game on Steam, asset flips, and making a VR title!
280 hz monitors, "The Virtual Production of the Mandalorian" YouTube video showing Epic's Unreal Engine running on multiple PCs, VR is hard to find right now (duh) because of Half Life: Alyx, Nvidia's limited edition Cyberpunk GPU, 1080ti upgrade to 3080, how much RAM do you need for gaming, GeForce Now gets Cyberpunk on launch day but loses Bethesda and Activision with a blow for streaming, split keyboards, mechanical switches, getting used to a keyboard, low profile keys, and more PC rambling.
Hellpoint: The Thespian Feast, Bounty for Sharks, 11 things we learned about Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Halo is going Esport, Ubisoft IP headed to VR, RB6 using Apex's ping, and we argue about Ninja's "It's just a game" comment. Plus is 500 too much for a console these days?
PlayStation cancels at PaxEast, new finger tracking for PSVR, PS Plus, comics, PS forums are shutting down, and the PlayStation Player Celebration lets you win a real trophy! Plus PS4 Pro sale, the PS4 exclusives left before the PS5 launch, and more with John and Michelle.
Bleeding Edge, Wolcen: Lords of Mayhem, Sonic Movie and Sonic Spinball, side bush, Darksburg, Xbox likes our game pass song, Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz, Children of Morta, Sea Salt, and more on Death Stranding. Plus Bruce Springsteen impression from John, a greek dentist, Matt's weighted blanket, a gerbil with a tumor, Chinese food Coronavirus update, and Michelle's gaming news.
Valfaris review, that crazy Nintendo SNES Playstation auction, and catching up with Star Citizen. Plus Tighe's tapestry and recipe!
Star Fetchers, Pokemon Home and Professor Oak, Apex Legends mobile, Beyond Good and Evil 2 update, and what is the best age for cheddar cheese?
Nvidia GeForce Now, Activision/Blizzard pulls their games from cloud services, best monitor resolutions, digital libraries, PUBg adds team deathmatch, MS embraces PC's open nature, cross-play, Amazon's shelling out Twitch to businesses, Epic store exclusives disappear, and graphics card upgrades. Plus This War of Mine, Escape from Tarkov, and Shutup10 - join our VGO Discord to chat about PC gaming!
Samsung and MS team up for Forza Street, is Xbox woke, Xbox Series X "will be bold", MS may shrink download sizes with AI tech, Spencer says no next gen exclusives are for YOU, Bleeding Edge beta, mad mom hates Xbox, Xbox in Japan, xCloud on iOS, Jordan Xbox, and more XBOX with John and Michelle.
Comedian Robert Kelly of YKWD stops by to talk voice acting in GTA IV, his old clan days, Minecraft, prepping for the Coronavirus, how comedy has changed, the old podcast days with Bill Burr and Colin Quinn, and his new VR addiction. Plus Narcos: Rise of the Cartels, Shenmue 3, Mythic Quest: Raven's Banquet, Contagion Outbreak PSVR, John ordered an Oculus Rift or Quest, Swiper, Sundered, Stories Untold, and more on Death Stranding. Visit VideoGameOutsiders.com or get our app for weekly bonus content and the entire back catalog.
Stranger Things Pinball, COD Season 2 road map, Taylor Swift, The Pharmacist Netflix, NES handheld, new COD coming, John got a package from China and likely has Coronavirus! Plus a special intro song!
Survive the Blackout, Split or Steal, Into the Forest movie, Doom Eternal failure, PSVR 2, LawBreakers got woke and went broke, Tencent leaks Coronavirus numbers, and Gears of Wars' boss heads to Blizzard for Diablo, and Rockstar Co-Founder is done! Plus John got his canvas in, and Michelle has a lot of cereal.
Animal Crossing: New Horizons Switch sells out in the USA and explodes on eBay, Nintendo bans users for bad codes, prolific leakers, EA's ugly truth, Chinese Coronavirus helps ring-fit sales, Saint's Row, audio bluetooth adapters, rumors, MS and Sony are no threat, Luigi the Hero, and more Nintendo Switch stuff! Plus where is John?
Rob Sprance from The Hole on RiotCast joins us to talk Oculus Quest / Rift, The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners, Asgard's Wrath, and more VR. Plus Coffee Talk, Pandemic, Animal Crossing themed Nintendo Switch, Music Racer, Kerbal Space Program, Mario sucks, and P5 has a mailing list? Visit VideoGameOutsiders.com or get our app and go premium for our entire back catalog and weekly bonus shows.
Michelle joins John to get annoyed? Platinum games remake, Wii U, Rush is dying, chaffles, Superbowl stuff, Beyond Fried Chicken, Jaws chili, Japanese like depressive games, rosemary curious, black preachers, and John and Michelle's moms love what?
Xbox is a PC with windows mode and ultrawide support, PC gamers get free porn games in China, GeForce Now gets a price drop, Gamestop PC cafes, NZXT coolers with screens, Epic game store hurt PC gaming, Journey to the Savage Planet, the PC key grey market, and more on the Warcraft 3 failure (running Chrome?). Plus John and Michelle share some thoughts on Super Bowl commercials.
Rainfall Xbox One streaming beta, Corona virus update, and more on the Warcraft 3 Reforged disaster. Plus the "Switch is outdated", Crowfall MMO, and a new Apex Legends character revealed.
Plague Inc, Doomsday prepping, Disintegration beta, Ghostbusters Remastered, Legends of Runeterra, GTFO, Deep Space Rush, Warcraft 3 Reforged, Death Stranding, Darksiders Genesis, a Gamestop story, and more infectious pathogens. Plus John's tips on how to survive the Corona outbreak, Michelle's Wuhan meals, and Matt's car. Visit VideoGameOutsiders.com or get our app for weekly bonus content and the entire back catalog.
John interviews super collector Tighe K Lory! His impressive complete collection of WiiU games, Stranger Things pinball thoughts, John's Ghostbusters broke, and Marty the robot celebrates his first birthday.
Steam Lunar sale, laser beams in cases, usb hubs, more Sony on PC news, Nvidia Ampere cards, bezels, middle mouse button hell, super ultra-wides, sensitivity in mice, and more VR talk with John and Michelle.
Star Trek Picard (spoiler free) review, Snakey Bus, more Oculus Quest talk, the back of the Xbox Series X, Poland's Jason Schreier says consoles are too weak for Cyberpunk, Tencent wants Funcom, PS5 SSD might be the fastest, and more Switch Pro rumors.
John and Michelle talk about David Lynch's 'What Did Jack Do', Studio Ghibli films, audio descriptions on Netflix, and more streaming fun. Plus Goop Labs and Gwyneth Paltrow's vagina.
Oculus Quest VR review, Boneworks, Vadar Immortal, Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot, Rainbow Six Siege battle pass and stadium map Road to SI, The Show 2020 Beta, Maelstrom, The Touryist, and Stephen King games. Plus Joe Biden thinks game devs are little creeps who train you to kill, Cyberpunk delayed, Sony games come to PC, chrome will supports Steam, TikTok is making games, PS5 VR headset, Stadia fails, and more gaming news. Visit VideoGameOutsiders.com to grab our free mobile app, get a t-shirt, or to go premium for weekly bonus shows and the entire back catalog.
Matt McCarthy gets an Oculus Quest VR (and John will try it), Call of Duty, and a live Kill Screens intro song!
From intern to Xbox hunk. John and Michelle break down the lore surrounding the great Phil Spencer of Microsoft. Plus a special song at the end "Xbox and Phil".
Horizon Zero Dawn, Dreams, and more Sony exclusives coming to PC? Plus how to improve your pre-built, a solid gold keyboard, Edge is Chrome, AMD still going strong, Epic hate and Phil Spencer love (again) and more PC gaming goodness with Michelle and John.
Cyberpunk 2077 is delayed, Lake Ridden, imported Nintendo games, brain training / brain age, old people gaming, YouTube vs Mixer vs Twitch vs Facebook stats, new Smash Bros Cuppy, Ed Gein's Switch stylus, Americans are dumb, car repair, and more Phil Spencer love with John and Michelle. Plus some Epic Game store sales, another "Drop Matt" t-shirt pic, and Ninja hate. Visit VideoGameOutsiders.com
Michelle and John go over the 8.3 patch for retail and some classic updates. Vulpera, the new auction house, and more WoW.
House Party, One Night Stand, Lust Epidemic, 3DXchat adult MMO, Titty Crush, Busted, naughty sex games, and Matt "celested" a listener?. Plus Dragon Quest Builders II, milk boobs, surprise strap-ons, AO Tennis 2, Sayonara Wild Hearts, Ruiner, Microsoft talks Xbox One vs Xbox Series exclusives, and more gaming news. For the full back catalog or to go premium for weekly bonus shows visit VideoGameOutsiders.com
Guitars and pedals (special intro song), spare ribs, headlight restore, Super Mario Land Universal, E3 is dead (or is Sony done?) Nintendo news, and more with John.
Sundered, VRchat, massive talent trees, Xbox guy says "stop asking about specs", new Pokemon expansions, and the top selling PS4 games will shock you! Plus more with John and Michelle.
CES 2020 with John and Michelle - tech, gaming, and PC news. Vibrating gaming chairs, toilet paper robots, DDR5, Twitch's top game is WHAT, Steam Lunar Sale, SSD/Ram price hike, 360 hz monitor, freesync premium, new ultra-ultra wide monitors, free to play games, Xbox in a PC, modular PC, handheld PC, and more PC in your PC so you can PC.
Switch 2 battle, PS5 disappoints, Michelle goes viral, Star Wars Battlefront II: Rise of the Skywalker update, Witcher 3, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, New Super Lucky's Tale, Disco Elysium, The Forest, Simulacra 2, The Climate Trail, and our 2019 games of the year. Plus VGO 2020 Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/vgo-2020 Grab our VGO app for the full back catalog or visit VideoGameOutsiders.com for more info.
CoDpodcast.com Episode #4! Black Ops 5 news, playlist woes, gold guns, trophy system buff, new operators, new slots, and so much more with John and his buddy Matt.
Enjoy this premium episode free, for New Years! Micro VGO Ep #18: Michelle and John talk about PS4 & Nintendo exclusives, Star Citizen, the Uncharted movie, Apple's 5k gaming "PC", MS sends a message with Witcher on Xbox Game Pass, Devil's Turd, collector people, eBay crackheads, and some exciting upcoming games. Plus Jeffery Epstein, Michelle's mom loves fat people, and John is really into cheese. Visit VideoGameOutsiders.com to go premium, for 1.99 a month you get weekly bonus shows on the app or web!
Steam vs PCgamer's PC Game of the Year 2019, a case that doubles as a table, next gen consoles weaker than a laptop GPU, game vs. chat volume on a PC, custom keyboards, WoW case skins, Witcher more popular now than at launch, aim assist on PC controllers, and more PC with Michelle.
John and Michelle send off 2019 with angry rants about idiots. Buy Nothing Day, twitter seizures, softboys, people watching movies with stop watches, fur oil, beard lights, anxiety snakes on a plane, Baby Yoda - Baby Sonic - Baby Everything, bad comedians, people with Discover cards, self-checkout fumblers, and the hell of the holidays. Have a great New Years and thank you for subbing in 2019!
John and Michelle sit down with CCgamesCEO to find out what life is like selling used games to people who smell. Plus what games do weirdos buy, his 2020 predictions, and more.
John joins Michelle to talk about all the 2019 PC gaming lists you can handle, the RTX 2080 vs PS5 and the Xbox Series X, and more. Plus what the hell is going on with Kevin Spacey?
It's a tiny VGO! Post Christmas talk, food, gifts, Star Wars doc, Microsoft Stock, Top 5 Games of the Decade, and more. Plus Ages of Empires 2 co-op on Steam, Call of Duty, most played Nintendo Switch games, and is John done with consoles? Thank you for subbing to VGO in 2019!
CODpodcast.com Ep #3! Shipment and Vacant, latest load-outs, blue laser bros, reddit complainers, spawn camping, new operator, and more Call of Duty: Modern Warfare with John and Matt. Plus some PC upgrades!
The Witcher Netflix roundtable review, Don't Fuck with Cats, taco dips, Marriage Story, Astronomy Club, 6 Underground, Screwball doc, Imagineer, 16 hours of a country music doc, The Movies That Made Us, Great British Baking Show Holidays, Grand Tour Seamen, Disney Plus Mandalorian, Ronny Chieng comedy special, fluffy socks, Billy on the Street, The Break with Michelle Wolf sucks, The Irishman, and more of what we're streaming. Plus John saw Star Wars and doesn't know what day it is, and Michelle says go listen to 'The Tim Dillon Show' to get in the Christmas spirit.
Michelle sits down with the amazing Johnstradamus and finds out what will be happening for Nintendo, Sony, Microsoft, PC, VR, and gaming in 2020. Plus we see if any of the 2019 predictions he made on last year's show came true.
The live uncut version of the 2019 Christmas Play. All the bloopers you won't hear on the edited version like - Michelle's Jin Yang, John's Japanese Yoda, and Matt's giggling. For the final version with sound effects and more, check out VGO Episode 639, about 1 hour 28 mins in!
Untitled Goose Game, GTFO, Demon's Tilt, GTA: Casino Heist Arcade, Supermash, Arise: A Simple Story, Simulacra, Lumberjack Simulator, 12 demos of Christmas: System Shock, Eastward, and more. Plus Xbox Series X, the big John fight of 2019, Matt says sorry, win a signed copy of Michelle’s book, and our annual Holiday Play (which starts around 1 hour 28 mins in)! Visit VideoGameOutsiders.com to go premium and get our mobile app on iOS/Android for the uncut version of the Christmas Play, weekly bonus content, and more!
Michelle joins John for a random show! Christmas porch pirates, hot cougars, Bill Burr in The Mandalorian, Holiday shopping, coke subscription service, Harry's vs. Dollar Shave Club, new guitar obsession, my son calls another man daddy, new Grand Tour, music docs, and a little food talk. Plus Pew Die Pie taking a break and Halo MCC on the Switch?
John joins Michelle to review the Steam controller, custom built PCs from NZXT, Newegg canceling Premier, Amazon's New World and Magic MMO, and PC gamer gift guides. Plus the 50k+ Mac "Pro".
Michelle and John livestreamed the entire Game Awards. Find out who won the awards, and who won their contest!
John and Michelle catch up with what they are doing in Classic and Retail World of Warcraft. Is Warcraft 3 reforged delayed, WoW 8.3 news, Shadowlands time-skip, Dottie charity drama, WoW lore, PvPing as Alliance vs. Horde, and mailbox hell! Plus refer a friend with this link https://battle.net/recruit/QT9KK7FCZJ
Redbox Funeral, Darksiders Genesis, Shovel Knight King of Cards, Paunch, Terminator Resistance, Devil May Cry 5, Throwback games 1994-2003: Planescape Torment, TRON 2.0, Beneath a Steel Sky, and more gaming news. Plus Matt's big lie, Deadbox no longer renting video games, and more on The Irishman. Visit VideoGameOutsiders.com or get our free mobile app for the back catalog and weekly bonus shows.
CODPODCAST.COM Ep #2 - Battlepass details, CRASH WTF, SHOOTHOUSE WTF, updates, SBMM, Camping, FPS, and more with John and Matt.
PC is the real next gen "console" for Sony and Microsoft, Riot Forge: new LOL single player IPs are coming, 2019 State of PC gaming wrap-ups, why PC gaming is growing, Nvidia study about 240 vs 144 hz, LCD cases, upgrading an older PC, and Siege reverses cross-chat decision. Plus Ad Astra sucked d.
Alchemy Garden, NEW Super Lucky's Tale Switch, Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz, and Star Citizen vs other video game budgets. Plus Control coming to Games Pass, Congressman loves Steam and rabbits, Riot Games will pay women, Star Wars Coke OLED bottles, Amazon's "The Feed" sucks, COD / Star Wars voicemail, Razer CEO is a capitalist, Campo Santo ditches Valley of the Gods, Baby Yoda White Claws tat, John is snowed in and Michelle has a dog biting her toes!
Who is Master Chief and what does his mom smell like?
Sniper Ghost Warrior: Contracts, Halo Master Chief Collection and Reach, Rainbow Six Siege: Operation Shifting Tides, CSGO: Operation Shattered Web, Starlink: Battle for Atlas, Fortnite: Dungeons, and more bullets in the ALL SHOOTER EPISODE! Plus win some COD stuff in honor of Call of Duty Season 1, The Irishman, Cinnamon coke, more on Star Wars, The Surge 2, and Xbox says no to VR! For the full back catalog and weekly bonus content, visit VideoGameOutsiders.com or get our free mobile app.
JOHN IS BACK! 31 items in the 12 item or less line, The Irishman thoughts, The Mandalorian is getting bad, Black Friday gets, Stuffed Chicken, Nintendo Force, and SO MUCH MORE.
Steam "Remote Play Together" event and sale, more thoughts on Half-Life Alyx VR, a question about motherboard audio and SLI, is Stadia melting chromecasts, 2K is killing Battleborn, Kojima making a horror game, Gsync on LG OLEDs AND AMD, is 240 hz better video from LTT, 250 laptop budget, Corsair lapboard Black Friday hunt, and pimping the VGO Discord: https://discord.gg/Ab6pxpT
John and Michelle pick their winners for "The 2019 Game Awards" in part 1 of 2. The loser will have to buy the winner a game - will Michelle win 3 years in a row, or will John claim victory?
John and Michelle talk their thanksgiving food picks, streaming traditions, and holiday games?
Star War Jedi: Fallen Order, Stadia launch, Terminator: Resistance, Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition, Deadliest Catch: The Game, and a visit from the Thanksgiving Turkey. Plus new Half Life VR game from Valve, Xbox RPG in the works, COD updates, and more gaming news. Visit VideoGameOutsiders.com or our VGO mobile app for the back catalog and bonus content.
John talks Disney Plus, guitars, and then Michelle shows up and it gets meta sweaty tryhard.