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  • Blog Post: GI Show 241: Nintendo News, Axiom Verge, Pillars of Eternity

    This week we talk about the recent Nintendo Direct, and two amazing games! First off, host Matt Helgeson is joined by Andy Reiner, Brian Shea, and Ben Reeves to discuss all the news that came out of yesterday's Nintendo Direct web conference , including lots of Amiibo talk and some new game announcements... More
  • Blog Post: GI Show 240: Bloodborne, Kojima And Konami's Messy Metal Gear Divorce

    This week we break down From Software's Bloodborne, and discuss the fallout of the divorce between Metal Gear creator Hideo Kojima and Konami. In the first segment, host Matt Helgeson talks Bloodborne with Dan Tack, who gave the game a 9.75 , and Tim Turi. Both of them sing the virtues of the game... More
  • Blog Post: GI Show 239: Battlefield: Hardline, Nintendo News, Resident Evil Revelations 2

    This week, we have a blockbuster shooter, the final entry in RE Revelations 2, and some intriguing announcements from Nintendo. First up, host Matt Helgeson is joined by Jeff Marchiafava and Andy Reiner to talk about Battlefield: Hardline. Our review isn't up yet (due to the fact that Jeff is still... More
  • Blog Post: GI Show 238: Ori And The Blind Forest, Hotline Miami 2, Code Name S.T.E.A.M., Star Wars

    We have three great games to talk about this week, and some new Star Wars movie news. First off, Andrew Reiner and Dan Tack are here to talk about Ori and the Blind Forest, a magical-yet-punishing platformer with Metroid-style exploration and a story that will hit some deep emotions. It's one of... More
  • Blog Post: GI Show 237: Farewell Maxis, Rock Band Returns, GDC News

    This week we say goodbye to a great game studio, welcome back Rock Band, and break down all the news from GDC. First up, Joe Juba (who wrote this oral history of Maxis) and Ben Reeves join host Matt Helgeson to eulogize SimCity and The Sims studio Maxis. In the second segment, Ben Hanson and Brian Shea... More
  • Blog Post: GI Show 233: Dying Light, Life Is Strange, The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D

    This week, we tackle a gruesome open-world zombie hit, a time-twisting adventure, and the reinvention of a Nintendo classic. First up is Dying Light, Dead Island creator Techland's new zombie franchise. It's certainly based off Techland's past work, but takes the zombie genre in new directions... More
  • Blog Post: GI Show 232: Grim Fandango Review, MAGFest

    We rave about a recent video game-music centered convention, and express mixed feelings about the return of a classic LucasArts adventure game. In the first segment, Ben Hanson and Jeff Cork stop by to have a slight disagreement about the rerelease of LucasArt's noir adventure Grim Fandango. We also... More
  • Blog Post: GI Show 230: Meet The New Editor, Nintendo News And Analysis

    In this podcast, we get to know the newest member of the GI team, and talk about this week's Nintendo news. First up, host Matt Helgeson is joined by our new editor, Brian Shea. You'll be reading (and hearing) a lot more from Brian in the future, so we decided to give you a little listen into... More
  • Blog Post: Special Edition Special Edition Podcast: Games of 2014 -- The Complete Version

    We had some technical problems last week that resulted in our podcast cutting off prematurely. We've corrected this problem now have the complete recording. We apologize for any inconvenience this might have caused. As before, it's GI's Matt Helgeson, Tim Turi, and Dan Tack talking about... More
  • Blog Post: Special Edition Podcast: Games Of 2014

    Update: Due to technical problems the podcast cuts out around the 29-minute mark. Sorry for leaving you dedicated listeners hanging. We're looking into the issue now. We talk about the best games of 2014, including the debate that went into our Game of the Year. Host Matt Helgeson is joined by Tim... More
  • Blog Post: Special Edition Podcast: 2014 Year in Review

    It was a topsy-turvy year for games, marked by controversy and some amazing games. We talk about it all, and look forward to 2015. Host Matt Helgeson is joined by GI's Matt Kato, Tim Turi, and Andrew Reiner for this free-form GI Show, which touches on many of the games, headlines, and controversies... More
  • Blog Post: GI Show 229: Minecraft: Story Mode, Starting In Game Journalism, Talos Principle

    In this episode of the GI Show, we talk about Mojang and Telltale's unlikely collaboration, talk to our interns about breaking into game journalism, and discuss a captivating new puzzle game. First up is the surprise news of the week: Telltale's Minecraft: Story Mode. It's definitely not... More
  • Blog Post: GI Show 228: PSX, The Game Awards, Destiny: The Dark Below, The Crew

    We discuss Sony's new fan convention, the game awards formerly known as the VGAs, new Destiny DLC, and Ubisoft's The Crew. First off, host Matt Helgeson is joined by Andy Reiner, Kyle Hilliard, Ben Reeves, and Ben Hanson to talk about the weekend's two big video game events: Sony's PlayStation... More
  • Blog Post: GI Show 226: Far Cry 4, Super Smash Bros. Wii U

    This week's podcast focuses on two of the year's biggest games, Ubisoft's epic open-world shooter Far Cry 4 and Nintendo's long awaited Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. First up, host Matt Helgeson is joined by two other Matts – Matt Bertz, who reviewed the game, and Matthew Kato. There's... More
  • Blog Post: GI Show 225: Dragon Age Inquisition, AC Unity & Rogue, Halo

    This is a big week, with a new Dragon Age, two new Assassin's Creed games, and a historic Halo collection. We kick things off with BioWare's excellent Dragon Age: Inquisition. It's an amazing, expansive RPG that more than makes up for any of the mistteps made in Dragon Age II. This is a game... More
  • Blog Post: GI Show 224: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Most Anticipated Games Of 2015

    This week, we talk about a new chapter for Call of Duty, and look ahead to some of next year's biggest games. We kick things off with Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. While some say the series doesn't innovate, this near-future, technologically heavy entry brings some big changes to both single... More
  • Blog Post: GI Show 221: The Evil Within, Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, NBA 2K15

    This week, we discuss a chilling new horror franchise, a new Borderlands game, and a troubled new outing for NBA 2K. Things get off to a horrifying start with Tim Turi, Andrew Reiner, and Kim Wallace, who have all fallen under the macabre spell of Tango Gameworks' The Evil Within, a reality-twisted... More
  • Blog Post: GI Show 219: Shadow of Mordor, Super Smash Bros., Forza Horizon 2

    Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is the highest-profile Lord of the Rings game in years, and we break down the game in detail. We also give significant time to Nintendo's Super Smash Bros. 3DS and Forza Horizon 2. Host Matt Helgeson is joined by GI's Tim Turi, Joe Juba, and Andy Reiner to talk... More
  • Blog Post: Special Edition Podcast: The Horror Issue

    In this week's podcast, we turn the discussion to our recent Horror Issue, and talk about the scariest games of all time. Host Matt Helgeson is joined by Jeff Cork, who wrote about Alien Isolation in the new issue, as well as GI's expert in all things horror, Tim Turi. We cover everything from... More
  • Blog Post: GI Show 218: Microsoft Buys Mojang, Hyrule Warriors, Destiny Review

    This week we talk about a surprising Wii U exclusive, the year's biggest video game acquisition, and catch up with post-review impressions of Destiny. In our first segment, we discuss the year's biggest (and most shocking) business deal: Microsoft's multi-billion dollar acquisition of Mojang... More
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