RSS - The Game Informer Show https://www.gameinformer.com/gishow.xml en GI Show - Kingdom Hearts, Spider-Man, Developer Roundtable https://www.gameinformer.com/the-game-informer-show/2018/06/14/gi-show-kingdom-hearts-spider-man-developer-roundtable <img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/prod-media.gameinformer.com/styles/body_default/s3/2018/06/14/98cdda5b/Site%3DMickey.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>Game Informer's Kimberley Wallace, Brian Shea, and Kyle Hilliard talk about E3 2018 and what they thought of Cyberpunk 2077's romances, Spider-Man, Remedy's Control and much more. Then Lego DC Super Villain's Arthur Parsons, Hitman 2's director Jacob Mikkelsen, and legendary game composer Grant Kirkhope join the couch to talk about their favorite E3 moments and much more.</p> <p>You can watch the videos above,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen on SoundCloud</a>, or <a href="http://gi9641r1.cachefly.net/gipodcast/e32018finalday.mp3">download the MP3.</a></p> Thu, 14 Jun 2018 20:52:29 CDT Ben Hanson 88882 GI Show - Cyberpunk 2077, Resident Evil 2, Developer Panel https://www.gameinformer.com/the-game-informer-show/2018/06/14/gi-show-cyberpunk-2077-resident-evil-2-developer-panel <img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/prod-media.gameinformer.com/styles/body_default/s3/2018/06/13/58e178bd/Sitecyber.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>We're podcasting from E3 2018 with Game Informer editors talking about the most exciting games that they've seen at the show so far this year. First up, we have Ben Reeves, Imran Kahn, and Game Informer Australia's David Milner talking about Cyberpunk 2077, Resident Evil 2, and interviewing Miyazaki.</p> <div class="ckeditor-brightcove"></div> <p>In the second half of the show, we have the CEO of Jackbox Games Mike Builder and VP of creative Allard Laban, Twisted Pixel's CEO Bill Muehl and creative director Josh Bear, and the VP of content for Oculus Jason Rubin about E3 2018 and much more.</p> <div class="ckeditor-brightcove"></div> <p>You can watch the videos above,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen on SoundCloud</a>, or <a href="http://gi9641r1.cachefly.net/gipodcast/e32018day3.mp3">download the MP3.</a></p> Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:23:00 CDT Ben Hanson 88847 GI Show - Super Smash Bros, The Last Of Us 2, Developer Roundtable https://www.gameinformer.com/the-game-informer-show/2018/06/13/gi-show-super-smash-bros-the-last-of-us-2-developer-roundtable <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2018/06/12/79bae458/Site-Smash.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>We've seen a lot of games at E3 2018 so far and we're ready to talk about them! The day started out with the Nintendo Direct and also marked the first day of the show floor being open, so it was chaos. We're streaming the show from Los Angeles and will post the archive later on our site and the audio feed.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen on SoundCloud</a>, or <a href="http://gi9641r1.cachefly.net/gipodcast/E32018day2.mp3">download the MP3 by clicking here.</a></p> <div class="ckeditor-brightcove"></div> <p>In the second half of the show, we're joined by Forza Horizon 4's creative director Dan Greenawalt, Remedy's Thomas Puha to talk about Control, and the director for Ori and the Will of the Wisps Thomas Mahler to talk about E3 2018 from a developer's perspective.</p> <div class="ckeditor-brightcove"></div> Wed, 13 Jun 2018 00:41:00 CDT Ben Hanson 88812 GI Show - Our Five Favorite Moments From E3 2018's Press Conferences https://www.gameinformer.com/video-podcast/the-game-informer-show/2018/06/12/gi-show-our-five-favorite-moments-from-e3-2018s <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2018/06/11/4f56db20/SiteE3-1.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>Welcome to E3 2018! We're streaming our podcast live from Los Angeles with Ben Hanson, Ben Reeves, Kyle Hilliard, and Imran Khan talking about their five favorite moments from the press conferences from EA, Microsoft, Bethesda, Square-Enix, Ubisoft, and Sony. We'll be back every night this week with more episodes featuring Game Informer editors and developers.</p> <p>You can watch the video above,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen on SoundCloud</a>, or <a href="http://gi9641r1.cachefly.net/gipodcast/E3Day1v2.mp3">download the MP3 by clicking here</a>.</p> Tue, 12 Jun 2018 02:03:00 CDT Ben Hanson 88750 Exclusive Impressions Of Anthem's Gameplay https://www.gameinformer.com/video-podcast/the-game-informer-show/2018/06/09/exclusive-impressions-of-anthems-gameplay <p>Surprise! Game Informer's <a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/2018/06/09/july-cover-revealed-anthem">next cover story is Anthem from BioWare</a>! Beyond what EA showed at the E3 press conference, Joe Juba and I know a lot about the game and have a lot to say. We visited BioWare in Edmonton to play the game and learn a mountain of information from the developers. This special edition podcast covers what we know about the game's story, what we think of the gameplay, and dozens more tiny details along the way. We also encourage you to read the <a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/feature/anthem/flying-to-a-new-frontier">full cover story by clicking here</a>, we put the entire thing online just for you! We hope you enjoy the discussion, we'll have a lot more interviews with the game's developers to share once E3 quiets down.</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen on SoundCloud</a>, or <a href="http://gi9641r1.cachefly.net/gipodcast/9yasdf8g.mp3">download the MP3 by clicking here</a>.</p> <div class="ckeditor-brightcove"></div> <p>Click on the banner below to visit our updating hub of exclusive features.</p> <article class="embedded-entity"><a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/anthem"><div class="file file--type-image file--mimetype-image-jpeg file--view-mode-body-default-rendered"> <div class="content"> <div class="field field--name-uri field--type-file-uri field--label-hidden field__item"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/prod-media.gameinformer.com/styles/body_default/s3/2018/06/08/a199cc16/rueforability.jpg" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /></div> </div> </div> </a> </article> Sat, 09 Jun 2018 14:00:06 CDT Ben Hanson 88579 GI Show – Dauntless, Vampyr, Danny O'Dwyer Interview https://www.gameinformer.com/video-podcast/the-game-informer-show/2018/06/07/gi-show-dauntless-vampyr-danny-odwyer-interview <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/body_default/public/2018/06/07/d5633a10/Site-402.jpg" width="800" height="450" alt="" typeof="Image" class="image-style-body-default" /> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this episode&nbsp;Kyle Hilliard and Andrew Reiner talk about seeing new levels from the <a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/preview/2018/06/05/how-to-retrain-your-dragon">remaster of Spyro the Dragon</a> and a couple of fun Nintendo games. Then Jeff Cork talks about his time playing Far Cry 5's new Vietnam DLC, Hours Of Darkness, and Dan Tack talks about the <a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2018/05/24/new-gameplay-today-dauntless.aspx">Monster Hunter-like&nbsp;free-to-play Dauntless</a>. Brian Shea and Joe Juba are also on the show to discuss some exclusive chapters that we've played in <a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/feature/octopath-traveler/a-tale-of-intertwined-destinies">Octopath Traveler for the Nintendo Switch</a> and some early impressions of Vampyr from Dontnod. After some great community emails, we're joined by Gamespot-alumn Danny O'Dwyer to talk about Noclip's <a href="https://www.gameinformer.com/gamer-culture/2018/06/05/bethesda-game-studios-veterans-explain-their-design-processes">new documentary on Bethesda Game Studios</a> and Fallout 76.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 402 on SoundCloud</a>, or <a href="http://gi9641r1.cachefly.net/gipodcast/402.mp3">download the MP3 by clicking here</a>.&nbsp;Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show.</p> <div class="ckeditor-brightcove"></div> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>1:45 - Spyro Reignited Trilogy</i><br /> <em>10:50 -&nbsp;Dillon's Dead-Heat Breakers<br /> 14:35 - Launching Game Informer's new site/E3 2018 planning<br /> 20:35 - Sushi Strikers on Nintendo Switch<br /> 23:40 - Far Cry 5's Hours of Darkness Vietnam DLC<br /> 34:15 - Dauntless<br /> 42:35 - Octopath Traveler<br /> 53:18 - Vampyr<br /> 1:02:45 - Community Emails<br /> 1:36:12 - Danny O'Dwyer Noclip Interview</em></p> Thu, 07 Jun 2018 18:00:00 CDT Ben Hanson 88548 GI Show – Fallout 76, Pokémon Switch, Mega Man 11 https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/05/31/gi-show-fallout-76-pokemon-switch-mega-man-11.aspx <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this week's episode, Andrew Reiner, and Matt Bertz talk about the reveal of <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2018/05/30/fallout-76-announced.aspx">Fallout 76 from Bethesda Game Studios</a> and Bertz's trip to London to see three hours of <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/battlefield_v/b/playstation4/archive/2018/05/23/preview-everything-we-know-about-battlefield-v.aspx">Battlefield V gameplay</a>. Then Kyle Hilliard and Suriel Vazquez (Skyping in from Tokyo) join the show to talk about the exciting announcement of <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2018/05/30/-lets-go-pikachu-and-eevee-for-switch-bridge-the-gap-between-the-console-and-pokemon-go.aspx">Pokémon: Lets Go Pikachu and Pokémon: Lets Go Eevee</a> on the Nintendo Switch. Also, Brian Shea joins us to talk about the impressive campaign in <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/mario_tennis_aces/b/switch/archive/2018/05/29/learning-what-mario-tennis-aces-adventure-mode-serves-up.aspx">Mario Tennis Aces</a> and his time playing Splatoon 2's Octo Expansion. Before we get to some fun community emails, Andy McNamara joins us to talk about Game Informer's new website and some changes that are coming up. For the final segment, Ben Reeves and Imran Khan are joined by Capcom's Tim Turi to talk about playing Mega Man 11.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 401 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>:55 - Fallout 76<br /> 7:40 - Battlefield V<br /> 20:40 - Yoku's Island Express<br /> 23:40 - Forgotton Anne<br /> 27:40 - Jurassic World Alive<br /> 30:45 - Pokémon&nbsp;Let's Go Pikachu/Eevee<br /> 47:15 - Pokémon&nbsp;Quest<br /> 52:00 - Mario Tennis Aces<br /> 56:15 - Splatoon 2: Octo Expansion<br /> 59:40 - Shea's Sonic Update<br /> 1:01:30 - Andy McNamara on Game Informer's new website<br /> 1:31:30 - Community emails<br /> 2:01:30 - Tim Turi on Mega Man 11</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="http://live-gi-official.pantheonsite.io/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Fallout%2076%2C%20Pok%C3%A9mon%20Switch%2C%20Mega%20Man%2011/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 31 May 2018 18:00:00 CDT Ben Hanson 88207 Answering Days Gone's Lingering Questions https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/05/25/answering-days-gones-lingering-questions.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="http://live-gi-official.pantheonsite.io/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/Answering%20Days%20Gone%27s%20Lingering%20Questions/DG_2D00_Lay610.jpg" /></p> <p>With this special edition of The Game Informer Show, we're officially wrapping up our fun <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/p/daysgone.aspx">month of exclusive coverage on Days Gone</a> from Sony Bend. We're joined by creative director John Garvin, studio director Christopher Reese, and game director Jeff Ross to answer dozens and dozens of burning questions from the community. We clear up some misconceptions, get specific on some gameplay details, fondly look back on the PlayStation Vita, and much more. If you prefer to listen to the interview, you can <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe to The GI Show by clicking here</a>.</p> <p>Watch the interview below to learn a ton of new details about Days Gone on the PlayStation 4.&nbsp;</p> <p></p> <p><em>For much more on Days Gone, check out our month of bonus coverage by clicking the banner below.</em></p> <p><a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/daysgone"><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="http://live-gi-official.pantheonsite.io/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/Answering%20Days%20Gone%27s%20Lingering%20Questions/daysgone_5F00_610.jpg" /></a></p> Fri, 25 May 2018 14:00:00 CDT Ben Hanson 88296 GI Show – Detroit, Call Of Duty's Battle Royale, E3 Predictions https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/05/24/gi-show-detroit-call-of-dutys-battle-royale-e3-predictions.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="http://live-gi-official.pantheonsite.io/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Detroit%2C%20Call%20Of%20Duty%27s%20Battle%20Royale%2C%20E3%20Predictions/GIDetroitHug610.jpg" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On today's episode, we're joined by a very special guest to celebrate the podcast's 400th episode and we also have a lot of great games to talk about. First up, Kimberley Wallace and Joe Juba talk about their time <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/detroit_become_human/b/playstation4/archive/2018/05/24/detroit-become-human-review-game-informer.aspx">playing and enjoying Detroit: Become Human</a>&nbsp;on the PlayStation 4. Oh, and Kim has played Kingdom Hearts III. Then Dan Tack and Suriel Vazquez join the show to talk about playing Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 and Dark Souls Remastered. After some great community emails (with only one major video technical snafu), we break down what we know and hope for in Sony, Nintendo, and Microsoft's press conferences for E3 2018.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 400 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>4:30 - Detroit: Become Human<br /> 19:20 - Kingdom Hearts III<br /> 28:45 - Call of Duty: Black Ops 4<br /> 47:20 - Dark Souls Remastered<br /> 51:20 - Community emails<br /> 1:30:40 - Predicting the Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo press conferences at E3 2018</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="http://live-gi-official.pantheonsite.io/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Detroit%2C%20Call%20Of%20Duty%27s%20Battle%20Royale%2C%20E3%20Predictions/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 24 May 2018 18:00:00 CDT Ben Hanson 88307 GI Show – State Of Decay 2, Rage 2, God Of War Interview https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/05/17/gi-show-state-of-decay-2-god-of-war-interview.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/prod-media.gameinformer.com/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20State%20Of%20Decay%202%2C%20Rage%202%2C%20God%20Of%20War%20Interview/GIAtreus610.jpg" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On today's episode, we talk about the fun and frustrations to be had in <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2018/05/17/where-39-s-our-state-of-decay-2-review.aspx">State of Decay 2 from Undead Labs</a> with Jeff Cork, Jeff Marchiafava, and Andrew Reiner. Then Javy Gwaltney and Leo Vader join the crew to talk about the <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/the_forest/b/pc/archive/2018/05/14/a-gruesome-champion.aspx">survival game The Forest</a> that was finally released and the <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/rage_2/b/playstation4/archive/2018/05/15/rage-2-trailer-welcome-you-to-the-shooterverse.aspx">reveal of Rage 2</a> from Bethesda. Then we keep on going with Matt Kato, Suriel Vazquez, and Kyle Hilliard talking about Descenders and <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/laser_league/b/playstation4/archive/2018/05/14/game-informer-laser-league-review.aspx">Laser League</a>. After some great community emails, we're joined by Sony Santa Monica's Matt Sophos and Richard Gaubert to talk about writing the new God of War. If you're worried about spoilers, don't worry – we give a clear warning before we start diving into them.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 399 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>1:50 - State of Decay 2<br /> 21:50 - The Forest<br /> 36:10 - Rage 2<br /> 44:00 - Descenders<br /> 49:45 - Laser League<br /> 55:00 - Community emails<br /> 1:38:20 - Writing God of War interview with Matt Sophos and Richard Gaubert<br /> 2:12:50 - God of War spoilers begin</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/prod-media.gameinformer.com/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20State%20Of%20Decay%202%2C%20Rage%202%2C%20God%20Of%20War%20Interview/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 17 May 2018 18:00:00 CDT Ben Hanson 88089 GI Show – Days Gone, Pillars 2, E3's Huge Leak https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/05/10/gi-show-days-gone-destiny-2-e3-s-huge-leak.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/prod-media.gameinformer.com/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Days%20Gone%2C%20Pillars%202%2C%20E3%27s%20Huge%20Leak/GI_2D00_GOW_2D00_610.jpg" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this week's episode, Jeff Cork and Jeff Marchiafava have a lot of exclusive information to share on Days Gone based around our <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/p/daysgone.aspx">new cover story on the game</a>. Matt Miller and Ben Reeves then join the show to talk about our <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/pillars_of_eternity_ii_deadfire/b/pc/archive/2018/05/08/game-informer-review-pillars-of-eternity-ii-deadfire.aspx">review for Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire</a>, the Theme Hospital-inspired Two Point Hospital, and our early thoughts on Destiny 2's new expansion. We're lucky enough to also be joined by Ready at Dawn's creative director&nbsp;Ru Weerasuriya to talk about his team's work on the God of War games for PSP and what he thinks of Kratos' new adventure. After some great community emails, we dive in deep on the absurdly gigantic leak of a ton of games that might be at E3 2018.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 398 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>1:50 - Days Gone cover story impressions<br /> 25:25 - Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire<br /> 34:45 - Two Point Hospital<br /> 38:10 - Destiny 2: Warmind<br /> 46:50 - Ready at Dawn's Ru Weerasuriya on God of War's evolution<br /> 1:06:45 - Community emails<br /> 2:02:13 - E3 2018's Massive Leak</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/prod-media.gameinformer.com/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Days%20Gone%2C%20Pillars%202%2C%20E3%27s%20Huge%20Leak/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 10 May 2018 20:45:00 CDT Ben Hanson 87849 GI Show – Red Dead, Tomb Raider, God Of War Game Club https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/05/03/gi-show-red-dead-tomb-raider-god-of-war-game-club.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Red%20Dead%2C%20Tomb%20Raider%2C%20God%20Of%20War%20Game%20Club/GIStateofDeacy610.jpg" /></p> <p>Game Informer's Ben Hanson, Leo Vader, Javy Gwaltney, and Matt Bertz break down the latest <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/red_dead_redemption_ii/b/playstation4/archive/2018/05/02/breaking-down-john-marston-s-return-and-more-details-in-the-lastest-trailer.aspx">Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer</a>. Elise Favis joins the podcast to talk about her time playing <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2018/04/27/six-things-we-learned-while-playing-shadow-of-the-tomb-raider.aspx">Eidos-Montreal's Shadow of the Tomb Raider</a> and Brian Shea talks about his <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/state_of_decay_2/b/xboxone/archive/2018/05/01/spending-a-full-day-in-state-of-decay-2-apocalypse.aspx">six hours with State of Decay 2</a> on Xbox One. Then Kyle Hilliard talks about replaying Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze on the Nintendo Switch and more. After some great community emails, we discuss and spoil the second half of Sony Santa Monica's God of War for the PlayStation 4.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 397 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>1:25 - Red Dead Redemption 2<br /> 13:45 - City of Brass<br /> 15:45 - Shadow of the Tomb Raider<br /> 25:20 - State of Decay 2<br /> 39:15 - Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze<br /> 44:00 - Beat Saber<br /> 48:20 - Fortnite Season 4<br /> 50:40 - Community emails<br /> 1:26:43 - God of War GI Game Club Part 2</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Red%20Dead%2C%20Tomb%20Raider%2C%20God%20Of%20War%20Game%20Club/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 03 May 2018 18:01:00 CDT Ben Hanson 87944 Answering Spider-Man's Lingering Questions https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/04/27/answering-spider-mans-lingering-questions.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/%20Answering%20Spider-Man%27s%20Lingering%20Questions/spideylinger_2D00_610.jpg" /></p> <p>All month long we've been <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/p/spiderman.aspx">sharing features covering Spider-Man</a>, along with going in-depth on the game in the <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2018/04/03/may-cover-revealed-spiderman-772336129.aspx">magazine's cover story</a>. To close things out for the month, we opened the doors to the community (and a person dressed as Captain America, for some reason) to give us questions for the game's creative director, Bryan Intihar. We weren't able to ask every question we received, and skipped the ones that ventured into spoiler territory, but we want to thank everyone that submitted questions. We hope you enjoy the answers!</p> <p>You can watch the interview with Intihar below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen on SoundCloud</a>.</p> <p> &nbsp; </p> <p>And that's it for our month of Spider-Man coverage! Click the banner below to see all of our features about the game, and look our for more coverage ahead of the game's release on September 7.</p> <p><a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/p/spiderman.aspx"><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/%20Answering%20Spider-Man%27s%20Lingering%20Questions/0518_5F00_301_5F00_SpiderMan_5F00_610.jpg" /></a></p> Fri, 27 Apr 2018 17:00:00 CDT Kyle Hilliard 87758 GI Show – Detroit, Labo's Verdict, God Of War Game Club https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/04/26/gi-show-detroit-labos-verdict-god-of-war-game-club.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Detroit%2C%20Labo%27s%20Verdict%2C%20God%20Of%20War%20Game%20Club/GIKratosBeautifyl610.jpg" /></p> <p>Game Informer's Ben Hanson, Kimberley Wallace, and Jeff Cork start the show by debating whether or not David Cage and Quantic Dream can pull off some of the deep and sensitive themes surrounding <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/detroit_become_human/b/playstation4/archive/2018/04/23/two-hours-of-hands-on-with-detroit-become-human.aspx">Detroit: Become Human on PlayStation 4</a>. Kyle Hilliard joins the show to weigh in with his full thoughts on Nintendo Labo's cardboard adventures, Matt Bertz to talk about the brutal survival/sim <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/frostpunk/b/pc/archive/2018/04/23/frostpunk-review-a-frigid-unrelenting-survival-success.aspx">Frostpunk from 11 Bit Studios</a>, and Dan Tack stops by to talk about BattleTech and MechWarrior fun. After some great community emails, we kick off a gigantic community discussion about the first half of <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/god_of_war/b/playstation4/archive/2018/04/12/god-of-war-ps4-review-game-informer.aspx">Sony Santa Monica's God of War</a>.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 396 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>2:30 - Detroit: Become Human<br /> 20:50 - Valve buys Firewatch's Campo Santo<br /> 25:05 - Special mystery guest<br /> 26:20 - Nintendo Labo<br /> 45:08 - Frostpunk<br /> 57:20 - Battletech<br /> 1:03:55 - Community emails<br /> 1:40:55 - God of War GI Game Club</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Detroit%2C%20Labo%27s%20Verdict%2C%20God%20Of%20War%20Game%20Club/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 26 Apr 2018 18:00:00 CDT Ben Hanson 73828 GI Show – Black Ops 4, New BioShock, GI Internships https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/04/19/gi-show-black-ops-4-new-bioshock-gi-internships.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Black%20Ops%204%2C%20New%20BioShock%2C%20GI%20Internships/GIIntern610.jpg" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! We're trying something a bit different on this week's podcast because there's a lot of interesting gaming news stories to break down. Ben Hanson is joined by Jeff Cork, Andrew Reiner, and Imran Khan to talk about <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/yakuza_6_the_song_of_life/b/playstation4/archive/2018/04/17/yakuza-6-the-song-of-life-game-informer-review.aspx">Yakuza 6's release</a> and what it's like to hunt Ewoks in Battlefront II before we break out a high-tech random-news generator to go through the rest. We cover the huge news of Call of Duty potentially <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2018/04/18/call-of-duty-losing-single-player-would-be-a-huge-mistake.aspx">removing the single-player component of Black Ops 4</a>, PlayStation 5 rumors, and what we'd want from a <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2018/04/13/report-top-secret-2k-studio-working-on-new-bioshock.aspx">rumored new BioShock game</a> in development. After some great community emails, we're joined by Game Informer's outgoing interns <a href="https://twitter.com/RobbieKeyV">Robbie Key</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/DrJoeystein">Joey Thurmond</a>, and <a href="https://twitter.com/MrGameAndWrite">Jon Bowman</a> to talk about their time in the office.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 395 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>2:25 - Yakuza 6: The Song of Life<br /> 6:53 - Star Wars Battlefront 2 Ewok Hunt<br /> 10:45 - Ghost Recon's Splinter Cell crossover<br /> 15:10 - A New BioShock?<br /> 19:50 - Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's missing single-player campaign/battle royale mode<br /> 28:25 - Radical Heights<br /> 31:30 - PlayStation 5 rumors<br /> 37:50 - Dragon Quest XI on Nintendo Switch<br /> 40:40 - Spyro Reignited Trilogy<br /> 43:00 - Steamspy's demise<br /> 46:05 - Billy Mitchell's saga<br /> 50:40 - Community emails<br /> 1:42:00 - GI interns Jon Bowman, Joey Thurmond, and Robbie Key</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Black%20Ops%204%2C%20New%20BioShock%2C%20GI%20Internships/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 19 Apr 2018 18:00:00 CDT Ben Hanson 32232 GI Show – God Of War, Visiting Blizzard, Back Of The Box Trivia https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/04/12/gi-show-god-of-war-visiting-blizzard-back-of-the-box-trivia.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/cert-media.gameinformer.com/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20God%20Of%20War%2C%20Visiting%20Blizzard%2C%20Back%20Of%20The%20Box%20Trivia/GIOVerwatch610.jpg" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On today's big show, we have Joe Juba and Andrew Reiner unleashing their full thoughts on the new God of War. Don't worry, they are very careful to not spoil anything. Then Dan Tack joins the podcast to talk about some new additions to Overwatch, World of WarCraft: Battle for Azeroth, and even Shroud of the Avatar! After some fun community emails, we compete in a brutally difficult round of Back of the Box trivia. Play along at home!</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 394 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>1:35 - God of War<br /> 28:35 - Overwatch's Retribution event<br /> 32:15 - Taking the Blizzard tour<br /> 35:12 - World of WarCraft: Battle for Azeroth<br /> 39:20 - Shroud of the Avatar<br /> 43:50 - Community emails<br /> 1:28:45 - Back of the box trivia</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/cert-media.gameinformer.com/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20God%20Of%20War%2C%20Visiting%20Blizzard%2C%20Back%20Of%20The%20Box%20Trivia/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 12 Apr 2018 18:00:00 CDT Ben Hanson 31487 GI Show – Spider-Man, Ernest Cline, Adam Boyes Interview https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/04/05/gi-show-spider-man-ernest-cline-adam-boyes-interview.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Spider-Man%2C%20Ernest%20Cline%2C%20Adam%20Boyes%20Interview/GIFortnite610.jpg" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this episode,&nbsp;Ben Hanson, Leo Vader, Kyle Hilliard, and Andrew Reiner share new, exclusive details on Insomniac's Spider-Man based on their gameplay-filled <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2018/04/03/may-cover-revealed-spiderman-772336129.aspx">cover story trip</a>. Then we talk about the latest round of the ongoing rivalry between PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and Epic's Fortnite, including PUBG's <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2018/04/03/new-gameplay-today-pubgs-new-savage-map.aspx">new "Savage" map</a>. Elise joins the podcast to <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/minit/b/pc/archive/2018/04/03/minit-game-informer-review.aspx">talk about Minit</a> and also answer a bunch of fun community emails, and we're also joined by Ready Player One's author Ernest Cline to talk about Spielberg and games, then Iron Galaxy's Adam Boyes to discuss Extinction, working at Capcom and Sony, and his career as a whole. It's a big show&nbsp;– tell a friend if you enjoy it!</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 393 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>3:45 - New Spider-Man Gameplay Impressions<br /> 37:40 - PUBG vs. Fortnite<br /> 45:10 - Minit<br /> 51:35 - Community emails<br /> 1:27:20 - Ernest Cline/Ready Player One interview<br /> 1:51:15 - Adam Boyes interview</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Spider-Man%2C%20Ernest%20Cline%2C%20Adam%20Boyes%20Interview/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 05 Apr 2018 18:00:00 CDT Ben Hanson 31584 Our Full Thoughts On Ready Player One https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/03/30/discussing-and-spoiling-ready-player-one.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/Our%20Full%20Thoughts%20On%20Ready%20Player%20One/GIFace610.jpg" /></p> <p>Welcome to a special edition of The Game Informer Show podcast! On this episode, Ben Hanson is joined by Dan Tack, Andrew Reiner, uber-nerd Matt Miller, and young pup Leo Vader to share a cacophony of opinions and thoughts on Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One. This movie is unbelievably dorky, filled with gaming references, and right up our alley. We have timestamps for the episode below, but we want to stress that the first ten minutes of the episode are spoiler-free and we give a clear warning before we dive headfirst into spoilers.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to this episode on SoundCloud</a>.</p> <p> &nbsp; </p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>0:00 - Spoiler-free discussion<br /> 11:10 - Ready Player One spoiler-filled discussion<br /> 41:05 - Leo Vader's silly nitpicks</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/Our%20Full%20Thoughts%20On%20Ready%20Player%20One/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Fri, 30 Mar 2018 16:50:00 CDT Ben Hanson 31682 GI Show – Far Cry 5, Jurassic World, Jeff Goldblum Interview https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/03/29/gi-show-jurassic-world-spectacular.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Far%20Cry%205%2C%20Jurassic%20World%2C%20Jeff%20Goldblum%20Interview/GIGoldblumspecial610.jpg" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this episode, Ben Hanson, Jeff Cork, Dan Tack, and Jeff Marchiafava talk about <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/far_cry_5/b/playstation4/archive/2018/03/26/far-cry-5-game-informer-review-big-sigh-country.aspx">our review of Ubisoft's Far Cry 5</a>. Ben Reeves then joins the podcast to talk about the bizarre <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/detective_pikachu/b/3ds/archive/2018/03/29/detective-pikachu-game-informer-review.aspx">Nintendo 3DS game Detective Pikachu</a>. After that, we dive deep on our time <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2018/03/29/new-gameplay-today-jurassic-world-evolution.aspx">playing the new park building sim Jurassic World Evolution</a> from Frontier Developments. We're also joined by Jeff Goldblum himself to talk about reprising his role as Ian Malcom in the game... really, like he's on the show. We also interview Jurassic World Evolution's writer John Zuur Platten (who worked on games like The Chronicles of Riddick) and the game's director Michael Brooks and lead designer Andrew Fletcher.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 392 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>6:20 - Far Cry 5<br /> 29:30 - Detective Pikachu<br /> 35:05 - Jurassic World Evolution impressions<br /> 47:40 - Jeff Goldblum interview<br /> 56:15 - Community emails<br /> 1:48:55 - John Zuur Platten on writing Jurassic World Evolution<br /> 2:00:45 - Jurassic World Evolution's director and designer<br /> 2:20:47 - Jeff Goldblum outtakes</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Far%20Cry%205%2C%20Jurassic%20World%2C%20Jeff%20Goldblum%20Interview/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 29 Mar 2018 18:10:00 CDT Ben Hanson 31698 GI Show – Ni No Kuni II, Inside Valve, ID@Xbox Interview https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/03/22/gi-show-inside-valve-chris-charla-interview.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Ni%20No%20Kuni%20II%2C%20Inside%20Valve%2C%20ID%40Xbox%20Interview/GIAWayOut610.jpg" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this episode, we're covering too many games to count! Okay, maybe it's 6.5. First up, we're joined by Joe Juba to talk about his <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/ni_no_kuni_ii_revenant_kingdom/b/playstation4/archive/2018/03/19/ni-no-kuni-ii-review-game-informer.aspx">review for Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom</a>, then Matt Kato shares his thoughts on <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/a_way_out/b/playstation4/archive/2018/03/22/game-informer-a-way-out-review.aspx">A Way Out</a>. We touch on the launch and confusion surrounding Rare's Sea of Thieves before Suriel Vazquez regales us with the inside scoop on his recent trip to Valve to play Artifact. Javy Gwaltney joins the show to talk about Warhammer: Vermintide 2 as well! After some great community emails starring the winner of the #GIShowChallenge, we're joined by Microsoft's Chris Charla to talk about partnering with developers to release games like Cuphead, his days founding IGN, and a surprising amount of Bill Gates talk. We hope you enjoy the show!</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 391 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>3:05 - God of War gameplay impressions</i><br /> <i>7:00 - Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom<br /> 19:00 - A Way Out</i><br /> <i>33:00 - Sea of Thieves<br /> 42:00 - Valve's future<br /> 53:50 - Playing Artifact<br /> 1:03:30 - Warhammer: Vermintide 2<br /> 1:14:00 - #Wargames<br /> 1:20:19 - Community emails with contest winner Remington Novak<br /> 2:18:00 - Chris Charla/ID@Xbox Interview<br /> 2:47:13 - Gabe Newell on&nbsp;</i><span><i>Pokémon's success</i></span></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Ni%20No%20Kuni%20II%2C%20Inside%20Valve%2C%20ID%40Xbox%20Interview/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 22 Mar 2018 18:15:00 CDT Ben Hanson 31809 GI Show – Our 10 Favorite Games, Blizzard Interview https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/03/15/gi-show-our-10-favorite-games-blizzard-interview.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Our%2010%20Favorite%20Games%2C%20Blizzard%20Interview/GIMelee610.jpg" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On today's show, to celebrate <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2018/03/03/april-cover-revealed-game-informer-300th-issue.aspx">Game Informer's 300th issue</a> and the magazine's ranking of the 300 greatest games of all time, we gathered a group of editors to run down and surprise each other with their personal top ten lists. You can see everybody else's <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2018/03/15/here-are-the-game-informer-crews-personal-top-10-games-of-all-time.aspx">picks by clicking here</a>. It's not easy to whittle down a list of your favorite games of all time to just ten, but thankfully we're surrounded by co-workers eager to mock our choices for your entertainment. In the back half of this episode, we're honored to be joined by three game developers from Blizzard Entertainment! Senior casting and voice director&nbsp;Andrea Toyias, lead writer Justin Dye, and World of Warcraft's senior narrative designer Steve Danuser join the show to talk about their upcoming GDC panel on writing and recording voice over lines for their games. It's a fun chat, and I hope you enjoy the episode!</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 390 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>5:20 - Jeff Cork's Yakuza 6 verdict</i><br /> <i>7:20 -&nbsp;</i><i>Donkey Kong Country</i><br /> <i>11:05 - BioShock</i><br /> <i>14:05 - Rainbow Six Siege</i><br /> <i>16:30 - Perfect Dark</i><br /> <i>18:30 - Inside</i><br /> <i>21:10 - Final Fantasy Tactics</i><br /> <i>21:40 - Rock Band 3</i><br /> <i>26:40 - The Stanley Parable</i><br /> <i>28:45 - Halo: Combat Evolved</i><br /> <i>31:10 - Super Mario World</i><br /> <i>32:56 - Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Blacklist</i><br /> <i>36:40 - Frequency</i><br /> <i>38:40 - Super Mario Galaxy</i><br /> <i>42:00 - Diablo II</i><br /> <i>44:45 - Tony Hawk's American Wasteland</i><br /> <i>47:27 - Super Smash Bros. Melee</i><br /> <i>50:10 - Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty</i><br /> <i>53:00 - Secret of Mana</i><br /> <i>53:55 - Heat Signature</i><br /> <i>55:55 -&nbsp;</i><span><i>Pokémo</i></span><i>n Silver</i><br /> <i>57:20 - Batman: Arkham Asylum</i><br /> <i>58:50 - Final Fantasy VI</i><br /> <i>1:00:10 - Rocket League</i><br /> <i>1:01:50</i><i>&nbsp;- Age of Mythology</i><br /> <i>1:04:10</i><i>&nbsp;- Shadow of the Colossus</i><br /> <i>1:06:50</i><i>&nbsp;- World of Warcraft</i><br /> <i>1:09:20</i><i>&nbsp;- The Last of Us</i><br /> <i>1:11:00</i><i>&nbsp;- Tetris</i><br /> <i>1:12:05</i><i>&nbsp;- Portal 2</i><br /> <i>1:13:50</i><i>&nbsp;- Chrono Trigger</i><br /> <i>1:14:50</i><i>&nbsp;- Spelunky</i><br /> <i>1:16:00</i><i>&nbsp;- Metal Gear Solid</i><br /> <i>1:17:30</i><i>&nbsp;- Mega Man X</i><br /> <i>1:18:50</i><i>&nbsp;- Bloodborne</i><br /> <i>1:20:25</i><i>&nbsp;- Tabletop Simulator</i><br /> <i>1:23:20</i><i>&nbsp;- Final Fantasy VII</i><br /> <i>1:24:00</i><i>&nbsp;- The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time</i><br /> <i>1:25:50</i><i>&nbsp;- The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past</i><br /> <i>1:27:15</i><i>&nbsp;- Hitman</i><br /> <i>1:30:00 - Community mail...</i><br /> <i>1:37:50 - Blizzard's Andrea Toyias, Justin Dye, and Steve Danuser on writing and recording game VO</i><br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Our%2010%20Favorite%20Games%2C%20Blizzard%20Interview/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 15 Mar 2018 18:00:00 CDT Ben Hanson 31916 GI Show – Labo Hands-On, Ion Maiden, Robin Hunicke Interview https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/03/08/gi-show-labo-hands-on-robin-hunicke-interview.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Labo%20Hands-On%2C%20Ion%20Maiden%2C%20Robin%20Hunicke%20Interview/GIPose610.jpg" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show podcast! On this week's episode (recorded before the Nintendo Direct... sorry), Ben Hanson, Ben Reeves, Kyle Hilliard, and Andrew Reiner talk about the natural comparison between Deep Rock Galactic and Red Faction, what it's like to actually play with Nintendo Labo on Switch, and have a Mario Party-off between Frantics on PlayLink and Scribblenauts Showdown. Javy Gwaltney joins the podcast to talk about The Behemoth's Pit People and the new throwback FPS from 3D Realms called Ion Maiden. After some great community emails about Batman and Super Smash Bros., we're joined by Funomena's Robin Hunicke to talk about The Sims, Wattam, and Steven Spielberg's Boom Blox.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 389 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>3:10 - Deep Rock Galactic<br /> 10:00 - Game Informer's 300th Issue Celebration<br /> 12:50 - Nintendo Labo hands-on impressions<br /> 27:20 - Frantics<br /> 29:15 - Scribblenauts Showdown<br /> 33:15 - Fear Effect Sedna<br /> 38:15 - Pit People<br /> 45:30 - Ion Maiden<br /> 51:49 - Community emails<br /> 53:20 - The #GIShowChallenge's winner reveal<br /> 1:47:06 - Robin Hunicke interview</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Labo%20Hands-On%2C%20Ion%20Maiden%2C%20Robin%20Hunicke%20Interview/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 08 Mar 2018 18:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 32024 Game Informer's 300th Issue Celebration https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/03/04/game-informer-39-s-300th-issue-celebration.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/Game%20Informer%27s%20300th%20Issue%20Celebration/GISTart610.jpg" /></p> <p>Welcome to a very special episode of The Game Informer Show podcast! The <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2018/03/03/april-cover-revealed-game-informer-300th-issue.aspx">magazine just hit our 300th issue</a>, and we're celebrating by rolling out five unique covers and listing what we consider to be the 300 greatest games of all time. To reveal the new covers and dive in deep on the creation of the list, we streamed this episode of the podcast live from Fulton Brewery in downtown Minneapolis in a room filled with the Game Informer community. Thanks again to everybody that came out for the event, and we hope you enjoy the episode!</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to this episode on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>1:25 - Revealing Game Informer's 300th issue covers<br /> 17:10 - Fulton Brewery's Tucker Gerrick on the Game Informer collaboration<br /> 23:14 - Creating the list of the Top 300 Games Of All Time<br /> 1:31:30 - Community questions<br /> 1:43:00 - Media Molecule's Abbie Heppe on Dreams<br /> 1:52:05 - Even more community questions</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/Game%20Informer%27s%20300th%20Issue%20Celebration/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Sun, 04 Mar 2018 15:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 32120 GI Show – Into The Breach, Konami Sorrow, Jordan Thomas Interview https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/03/01/gi-show-into-the-breach-fixing-konami-jordan-thomas-interview.aspx <p><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Into%20The%20Breach%2C%20Konami%20Sorrow%2C%20Jordan%20Thomas%20Interview/GIBlackoutCluyb610.jpg" border="0" class="legacy-img" alt="" /></p> <p>On this week's Game Informer podcast, Ben Hanson, Matt Miller, Dan Tack, and Jeff Marchiafava start things out on a high note by singing the praises of <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/into_the_breach/b/pc/archive/2018/02/26/game-informer-review-into-the-breach.aspx">Into The Breach from Subset Games</a>. Then we mop up some discussions by having the editors who wrote the reviews for <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/kingdom_come_deliverance/b/xboxone/archive/2018/02/28/kingdom-come-deliverance-review-game-informer.aspx">Kingdom Come: Deliverance</a> and <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/metal_gear_survive/b/playstation4/archive/2018/02/27/game-informer-review-metal-gear-survive-review.aspx">Metal Gear Survive</a> explain why the gameplay let them down. After some great community emails, we're joined by Jordan Thomas from Question Games to talk about his time working on the BioShock series and the team's new game that combines elements from Left 4 Dead and Stranger Things called The Blackout Club.</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 388 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>2:30 - Game Informer's 300th Issue Party at Fulton Brewery<br />3:25 - Into The Breach<br />23:05 - Kingdom Come: Deliverance<br />35:35 - Metal Gear Survive<br />46:40 - Konami's Future<br />51:25 - Chrono Trigger on Steam<br />56:55 - Moss on PlayStation VR<br />58:55 - Fable Fortune<br />1:00:40 - Part Time UFO<br />1:03:30 - Community Emails<br />1:04:50 - The #GIShowChallenge<br />1:58:45 - Jordan Thomas The Blackout Club Interview<br />2:35:08 - Metal Gear Survive Spoilers/Lore<br /><br /></i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Into%20The%20Breach%2C%20Konami%20Sorrow%2C%20Jordan%20Thomas%20Interview/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 01 Mar 2018 18:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 32158 GI Show – Metal Gear Survive, Rainbow Six, Mike Laidlaw Interview https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/02/22/gi-show-metal-gear-survive-rainbow-six-mike-laidlaw-interview.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Metal%20Gear%20Survive%2C%20Rainbow%20Six%2C%20Mike%20Laidlaw%20Interview/GIDragonAGe610.jpg" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this episode, Ben Hanson is joined by Joe Juba, Elise Favis, and Suriel Vazquez to talk about the shocking state of Metal Gear in a post-Kojima world, the bizarre and impressive Assassin's Creed Origins Discovery Tour mode, the future of Rainbow Six Siege, and much more! After some great community emails, we're joined by former Dragon Age creative director Mike Laidlaw to explain why he recently left BioWare and why he's looking forward to CD Projekt Red's Cyberpunk 2077. We hope you enjoy the show, and be sure to participate in the #gishowchallenge... there are details in this episode.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 387 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>2:45 - Kingdom Come: Deliverance<br /> 5:30 - Game Informer's 300th Issue Party at Fulton Brewery<br /> 6:20 - Metal Gear Survive<br /> 36:45 - Assassin's Creed Origins Discovery Tour<br /> 46:00 - Rainbow Six Siege's Future<br /> 50:10 - Florence<br /> 1:00:50 - Community emails<br /> 1:02:20 - Introducing the #gishowchallenge<br /> 1:33:25 - Our entrance music<br /> 1:53:10 - Mike Laidlaw on Dragon Age and leaving BioWare</i><br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Metal%20Gear%20Survive%2C%20Rainbow%20Six%2C%20Mike%20Laidlaw%20Interview/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 22 Feb 2018 17:59:00 CST Ben Hanson 32313 GI Show – Kingdom Come, Secret Of Mana, Monster Hunter Game Club https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/02/15/gi-show-kingdom-come-secret-of-mana-monster-hunter-game-club.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Kingdom%20Come%2C%20Secret%20Of%20Mana%2C%20Monster%20Hunter%20Game%20Club/GICiv610.jpg" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! We have a big show for you today, with Kimberley Wallace working through her feelings on the <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2018/02/14/wheres-our-secret-of-mana-remake-review.aspx">Secret of Mana remake</a>&nbsp;and Leo Vader sharing some early impressions of the oddball RPG <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2018/02/13/new-gameplay-today-160-kingdom-come-deliverance.aspx">Kingdom Come: Deliverance</a>. We also have Kyle Hilliard and Ben Reeves to talk about Fe and the new expansion to Civilization VI. After some fun community emails, we finish off our long discussion with the community on Monster Hunter: World.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 386 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>3:00 - Kingdom Hearts III<br /> 8:00 - Kingdom Come: Deliverance<br /> 18:47 - Analogue's Super NT<br /> 22:10 - Secret of Mana remake<br /> 32:40 - Age of Empires: Definitive Edition<br /> 37:24 - Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition<br /> 41:15 - Lost Sphear<br /> 43:00 - Civilization VI: Rise and Fall<br /> 47:40 - Fe<br /> 50:45 - Even more love for Shadow of the Colossus&nbsp;<br /> 53:45 - Community emails<br /> 1:43:10 - Monster Hunter: World GI Game Club Finale</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Kingdom%20Come%2C%20Secret%20Of%20Mana%2C%20Monster%20Hunter%20Game%20Club/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 15 Feb 2018 18:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 32417 GI Show – Metro Exodus, Yakuza 6, God Of War Text Adventure https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/02/08/gi-show-metro-exodus-yakuza-6-god-of-war-text-adventure.aspx <p><img class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Metro%20Exodus%2C%20Yakuza%206%2C%20God%20Of%20War%20Text%20Adventure/GIAtreus610.jpg" border="0" alt="" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! We have an ambitious, new episode for you today. First up, Matt Bertz and Javy Gwaltney share a ton of new details on Metro Exodus from <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2018/02/06/march-2018-cover-revealed-metro-exodus-4a-games.aspx">our recent cover story trip</a> to visit the studio in Malta. Bertz also explains why he's so intrigued by Hunt: Showdown and how every podcast listener is <a href="https://www.evensi.us/game-informer-300th-issue-party-fulton-brewery/242094084">invited to join us at Fulton Brewery</a> in Minneapolis, Minnesota to celebrate Game Informer's 300th issue. Jeff Cork, Leo Vader, and Imran Khan geek out about the <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2018/02/05/new-gameplay-today-yakuza-6-the-song-of-life.aspx">promising Yakuza 6</a>  for a while before we get to some great emails from the community. The back half of the show gets bizarre, with a new crew and our resident D&amp;D DM expert Matt Miller "playing" the new <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2018/02/01/glimpse-into-atreus-past-in-god-of-war-text-adventure.aspx">God of War text adventure game</a> called God of War - A Call From the Wilds. It's wild. We hope you enjoy the episode, and please tell a friend if you do!</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 385 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>2:20 - Metro Exodus<br />28:45 - Crossing Souls<br />30:45 - Hunt: Showdown<br />36:45 - Game Informer's 300th issue celebration at Fulton Brewery details<br />40:45 - Yakuza 6: The Song of Life<br />50:00 - Bayonetta 2 on Switch<br />52:35 - Kirby Star Allies<br />57:07 - Code Vein<br />59:40 - Gundam Breakers<br />1:02:10 - Octogeddon<br />1:03:55 - Community emails<br />1:50:40 - God of War - A Call From the Wilds text adventure/radio play</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Metro%20Exodus%2C%20Yakuza%206%2C%20God%20Of%20War%20Text%20Adventure/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" border="0" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 08 Feb 2018 18:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 32522 Answering God Of War's Lingering Questions https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/02/02/answering-god-of-wars-lingering-questions.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/Answering%20God%20Of%20War%27s%20Lingering%20Questions/SEGOW610.jpg" /></p> <p>All month long we've been <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/p/godofwar.aspx">rolling out features</a> on God of War for the PlayStation 4, and we went in-depth on our time playing the game in the <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2018/01/04/february-cover-revealed-god-of-war-12131919.aspx">magazine's cover story</a>. To close things out for the month, we opened the doors and had the community ask questions for the game's creative director Cory Barlog to answer. Some questions submitted have been answered elsewhere in <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/p/godofwar.aspx">our month of coverage</a>, and some would clearly prompt spoilers, but thanks to everybody that submitted questions. We hope you enjoy the answers!</p> <p>You can watch the interview with Barlog below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen on SoundCloud</a>.</p> <p></p> <p>Click on the banner below and check out Game Informer's YouTube channel.</p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/Answering%20God%20Of%20War%27s%20Lingering%20Questions/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Fri, 02 Feb 2018 14:01:00 CST Ben Hanson 32628 GI Show – Sea Of Thieves, Shadow Of The Colossus, Monster Hunter Game Club https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/02/01/gi-show-sea-of-thieves-shadow-of-the-colossus-monster-hunter-game-club.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Sea%20Of%20Thieves%2C%20Shadow%20Of%20The%20Colossus%2C%20Monster%20Hunter%20Game%20Club/GICeleste610.jpg" /></p> <p>On this episode of The Game Informer Show podcast, Ben Hanson, Ben Reeves, Suriel Vazquez, and Kyle Hilliard share impressions of playing Rare's Sea of Thieves on Xbox One before talking about great games like Celeste, Iconoclasts, and Bluepoint Games' wonderful remake of Team Ico's Shadow of the Colossus. Brian Shea also joins the show to explain why he thinks UFC 3 is the best MMA game ever made. After some great community emails, we kick off the first part of our big community discussion about Monster Hunter: World with GI Game Club.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 384 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>2:30 - Sea Of Thieves Beta<br /> 10:30 - Iconoclasts<br /> 16:02 - Celeste<br /> 21:25 - Shadow of the Colossus on PS4<br /> 39:50 - The Room: Old Sins<br /> 43:15 - UFC 3<br /> 50:50 - Community emails<br /> 53:20 - Xbox Game Pass Discussion<br /> 1:00:08 - Back to community emails<br /> 1:30:00 - Monster Hunter: World Game Club Part 1</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Sea%20Of%20Thieves%2C%20Shadow%20Of%20The%20Colossus%2C%20Monster%20Hunter%20Game%20Club/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 01 Feb 2018 18:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 32638 GI Show – Monster Hunter, FighterZ, Bennett Foddy Interview https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/01/25/gi-show-monster-hunter-dragon-ball-fighterz-bennett-foddy.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Monster%20Hunter%2C%20FighterZ%2C%20Bennett%20Foddy%20Interview/GISubnautica610.jpg" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! Thanks for tuning into this episode, it's a good one. We finally get to weigh in on a couple of big Game Informer cover stories recently, with Dan Tack talking about <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/monster_hunter_world/b/playstation4/archive/2018/01/25/majestic-monsters-and-where-to-find-them.aspx">his review for Monster Hunter: World</a> and Suriel Vazquez geeking out over Dragon Ball FighterZ. We also cover a streak of surprising games on Steam, like the <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2018/01/23/new-gameplay-today-subnautica.aspx">wildly addicting Subnautica</a>, Slay the Spire, and the<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2018/01/23/new-gameplay-today-sos-the-ultimate-escape.aspx"> social experiment from hell SOS</a>. After some great community emails, we interview Bennett Foddy about designing Getting Over It and discuss why he thinks the game is so much fun to watch on Twitch.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 383 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>2:40 - Monster Hunter: World<br /> 20:20 - Dragon Ball FighterZ<br /> 38:30 - Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition<br /> 42:00 - Slay the Spire<br /> 45:50 - Subnautica<br /> 52:43 - SOS<br /> 1:00:25 - Community emails<br /> 1:41:16 - Bennett Foddy interview on Getting Over It</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Monster%20Hunter%2C%20FighterZ%2C%20Bennett%20Foddy%20Interview/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 25 Jan 2018 18:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 32753 GI Show – Nintendo Labo, They Are Billions, Fortnite Interview https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/01/18/gi-show-nintendo-labo-they-are-billions-fortnite-interview.aspx <p><img alt="" border="0" class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Nintendo%20Labo%2C%20They%20Are%20Billions%2C%20Fortnite%20Interview/GIBillions610.jpg" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show, thanks for tuning in! On today's episode Ben Hanson, Ben Reeves, Jeff Cork, and Kyle Hilliard roll through a string of survival games like Fortnite, Metal Gear Survive, and They Are Billions before talking about a surprising and Valve-sanctioned Portal game. Then Brian Shea joins the show and we run down the Nintendo Switch's release list for 2018 and share some raw reactions to Nintendo Labo... the bizarre, cardboard-based construction kits Nintendo is releasing in April. After some great community emails and fan fiction, we're joined by Epic Games' lead systems designer Eric Williamson and lead level designers David Spalinsk and Sidney Rauchberger to talk about the history of Fortnite's wildly successful Battle Royale mode and the redesign of the game's map.</p> <p>You can watch the video below,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes&nbsp;or Google Play</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 382 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a>&nbsp;for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song.&nbsp;<a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>1:13 - Fortnite<br /> 8:00 - Metal Gear Survive<br /> 14:14 - They Are Billions<br /> 17:20 - Bridge Constructor Portal<br /> 23:05 - Dissidia Final Fantasy NT<br /> 23:45 - Hero Academy 2<br /> 26:45 - Tiny Metal<br /> 29:00 - Blossom Tales<br /> 30:15 - Brawlout<br /> 32:20 - Crawl<br /> 34:04 - Nintendo Switch's 2018 release calendar<br /> 36:35 - Nintendo Labo<br /> 43:50 - Community emails<br /> 1:32:20 - Fan fiction radio play<br /> 1:38:00 - Fortnite interview<br /> 1:51:53 - Our raw reaction to Nintendo Labo's reveal</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img alt="" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Nintendo%20Labo%2C%20They%20Are%20Billions%2C%20Fortnite%20Interview/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" /></a></p> Thu, 18 Jan 2018 18:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 32874 GI Show – 2018's Most Anticipated Games, Bye Kinect! https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/01/11/gi-show-2018s-most-anticipated-games-bye-kinect.aspx <p><img border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%202018%27s%20Most%20Anticipated%20Games%2C%20Bye%20Kinect%21/GI_2D00_DBZ_2D00_610.jpg" class="legacy-img" alt="" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show podcast! <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/01/04/gi-show-our-top-10-games-from-2017.aspx">Last week</a> we reflected on the highlights from 2017, and now it's time to look to the horizon once again and map out the gaming landscape for 2018. Ben Hanson, Kimberley Wallace, Andrew Reiner, and Suriel Vazquez each break down the five games that they're really looking forward to playing in 2018. After some great community emails, we're joined by Kyle Hilliard and Jeff Cork to talk about the final death of the Kinect and celebrate its strange, flailing life by talking about some of the peripheral's highlights.</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 381 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>2:10 - WarGames<br />6:30 - Anthem<br />9:50 - Valkyria Chronicles 4<br />11:20 - Empires Apart<br />13:00 - Soul Calibur VI<br />17:30 - Ni No Kuni II<br />18:50 - Yoshi for Switch<br />20:10 - Travis Strikes Again<br />22:35 - God of War<br />24:30 - Dragon Quest XI<br />29:35 - A Way Out<br />30:20 - Red Dead Redemption 2<br />33:30 - The Last of Us Part 2<br />36:10 - Kingdom Hearts 3<br />41:07 - State of Decay 2<br />43:25 - Dragon Ball FighterZ<br />47:25 - Jurassic World Evolution<br />55:50 - Community emails<br />1:31:30 - Goodbye Kinect</i></p> Thu, 11 Jan 2018 18:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 32999 GI Show – God Of War, Top 10 Games From 2017 https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2018/01/04/gi-show-our-top-10-games-from-2017.aspx <p><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20God%20Of%20War%2C%20Top%2010%20Games%20From%202017/GIKratosCU_2D00_610.jpg" border="0" class="legacy-img" alt="" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this week's episode, we talk all about our <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2018/01/04/february-cover-revealed-god-of-war-12131919.aspx">new cover story on God of War</a>. Joe Juba and Ben Hanson spent a couple of days at Sony's studio in Santa Monica and have a lot of thoughts to share on the game's new direction. After some great emails and a lot of fun discussion about crafting the magazine's <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2018/01/04/game-informers-best-of-2017-awards.aspx">Top 50 games of 2017</a> list, we bring in Leo Vader and Dan Tack and the four of us go around the table to share our personal top 10 lists of great games from 2017.</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 380 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>2:45 - God of War cover story trip impressions<br />26:45 - Xenoblade Chronicles 2<br />30:30 - Doki Doki Literature Club<br />32:30 - Community emails<br /></i><i>1:11:00 - Our Top 10 games from 2017<br />1:13:45 - Horizon Zero Dawn<br />1:17:55 - Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus<br />1:20:10 - Assassin's Creed Origins<br />1:23:02 - Uncharted: The Lost Legacy<br />1:24:15 - World of Warcraft<br />1:26:50 - Heat Signature<br />1:30:02 - Agents of Mayhem<br />1:32:30 - HQ<br />1:34:45 - Nier Automata<br />1:37:15 - Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle<br />1:39:00 - The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild<br />1:44:00 - Puyo Puyo Tetris<br />1:45:35 - Hearthstone: Kobolds and Catracombs<br />1:47:15 - Destiny 2<br />1:49:00 - Yakuza 0<br />1:50:50 - Cuphead<br />1:52:05 - Pyre<br />1:53:35 - The Sexy Brutale<br />1:56:10 - What Remains of Edith Finch<br />1:58:05 - Nioh<br />1:59:10 - Resident Evil 7<br />2:01:50 - Night in the Woods<br />2:04:06 - South Park: The Fractured But Whole<br />2:06 :45 - XCOM 2: War of the Chosen<br />2:10:00 - Dropmix<br />2:14:20 - Persona 5<br />2:16:10 - Metroid: Samus Returns<br />2:17:55 - Sniper Elite 4<br />2:20:05 - Super Mario Odyssey<br />2:22:45 - PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds<br />2:29:18 - Divinity Original Sin II</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20God%20Of%20War%2C%20Top%2010%20Games%20From%202017/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" border="0" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 04 Jan 2018 18:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 33096 GI Show – 2017's Great Platformers, Game That Tune Trivia https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2017/12/28/gi-show-2017s-platformers-skype-calls-game-that-tune-trivia.aspx <p><img class="legacy-img" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%202017%27s%20Great%20Platformers%2C%20Game%20That%20Tune%20Trivia/GIHatinTime610.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>We might be on holiday break, but The GI Show goes on! We have a great episode for you this week, so we really hope that you <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe to the audio version</a> or tell a friend if you enjoy the show. On this episode, we're joined in-studio by Capcom's Tim Turi as well as Andrew Reiner, Kyle Hilliard, and (via Skype) the director of <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/a_hat_in_time/b/playstation4/archive/2017/12/11/a-hat-in-time-game-informer-review.aspx">A Hat In Time</a> to talk about designing platforming games and why 2017 made the classic genre shine. After some great members from the community Skype in and ask some questions, we force Kyle Hilliard and Tim Turi to compete 1v1 in an intense round of video game music trivia that we affectionately call "Game that Tune".</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 379 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>2:20 - Dissecting 2017's platformers with A Hat In Time's Jonas Kærlev<br /></i><i>42:30 - Community Skype calls<br />1:05:40 - Game That Tune music trivia</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%202017%27s%20Great%20Platformers%2C%20Game%20That%20Tune%20Trivia/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 28 Dec 2017 18:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 33195 GI Show – Best Holiday Party Games, Interns' Games Of The Year https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2017/12/21/gi-show-best-holiday-party-games-interns-games-of-the-year.aspx <p><img border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Best%20Holiday%20Party%20Games%2C%20Interns%27%20Games%20Of%20The%20Year/GIFamily610.jpg" class="legacy-img" alt="" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this episode, Ben Hanson, Matt Miller, Ben Reeves, and Suriel Vazquez recommend a ton of video and tabletop games to play with family and friends over the holiday break. We know family time can be stressful, and we're here to help. After some great community emails and a surprising visit from a Christmas icon, we say goodbye to our wonderful batch of Game Informer interns <a href="https://twitter.com/georgeeash">George Ash</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/keenanmccall525">Keenan McCall</a>, and <a href="https://twitter.com/proelectioneer?lang=en">Cody Mello-Klein</a> and force them to debate about the best game of 2017.</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 378 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>5:55 - Praising The Jackbox Party Packs<br />10:00 - VR with the family<br />15:00 - Codenames Duet<br /></i><i>23:00 - That's A Question<br />24:00 - When I Dream<br />25:00 - Dropmix<br />31:00 - La Lotteria...?<br />34:20 - Stick Fight: The Game<br />35:00 - Gang Beasts<br />35:30 - Crawl on Switch<br />35:55 - Snipperclips<br />36:55 - Unlock<br />39:47 - Risk Legacy/Pandemic Legacy<br />46:00 - Love Letter<br />48:20 - Star Wars: Destiny<br />52:00 - Flick 'em Up<br />57:40 - Community emails<br />1:51:40 - Goodbye Game Informer's interns<br />2:07:55 - 9 underappreciated games from 2017<br />2:21:16 - Debating the official Game Informer intern Game of the Year<br /></i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Best%20Holiday%20Party%20Games%2C%20Interns%27%20Games%20Of%20The%20Year/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 21 Dec 2017 18:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 33338 Debating The Last Jedi's Biggest Spoilers https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2017/12/18/debating-the-last-jedis-biggest-spoilers.aspx <p><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/Debating%20The%20Last%20Jedi%27s%20Biggest%20Spoilers/GISad610.jpg" border="0" class="legacy-img" alt="" /></p> <p>Two years ago, we unloaded all of our <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2015/12/18/a-spoiler-filled-star-wars-the-force-awakens-discussion.aspx">raw thoughts on Star Wars: The Force Awakens</a>. This year for Star Wars: The Last Jedi, we decided to just put the long and spoiler-filled discussion in the audio feed for <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">The Game Informer Show podcast</a> as well. Watch Ben Hanson, Mat Miller, Andrew Reiner, and Jeff Cork try to wrap their minds around The Last Jedi's biggest moments and what it means for the future of the Star Wars franchise.</p> <p>You can watch the video below or <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>.</p> <p></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/Debating%20The%20Last%20Jedi%27s%20Biggest%20Spoilers/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" alt="" /></a></p> Mon, 18 Dec 2017 16:20:00 CST Ben Hanson 33382 GI Show – PUBG On Xbox, Death Stranding, Shadow Of The Colossus Interview https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2017/12/14/gi-show-pubg-on-xbox-death-stranding-shadow-of-the-colossus-interview.aspx <p><img class="legacy-img" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20PUBG%20On%20Xbox%2C%20Death%20Stranding%2C%20Shadow%20Of%20The%20Colossus%20Interview/GIColossus610.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>On this week's Game Informer Show podcast, Ben Hanson, Ben Reeves, Suriel Vazquez, and Kyle Hilliard talk about the final piece of content for <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/the_legend_of_zelda_breath_of_the_wild__the_champions_ballad/b/switch/archive/2017/12/12/breath-of-the-wild-the-champions-ballad-review-a-strong-swansong.aspx">The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild with the Champion's Ballad DLC</a>. Then Jeff Marchiafava joins us to talk about the experience of jumping into the less-than-stellar port of <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2017/12/12/new-gameplay-today-pubg-on-xbox-one-x.aspx">PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds on the Xbox One</a>. There were a lot of great game announcements last week, so we Skype in Imran Khan to talk about Geoff Keighley's The Game Awards and PSX 2017. After some great community emails, we're joined by Bluepoint Games' technical director Peter Dalton and producer Randall Lowe to talk about the tricky task of <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2017/12/09/sony-compares-every-version-details-ps4-special-edition.aspx">remaking Team Ico's masterpiece Shadow of the Colossus on the PlayStation 4</a>.</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 377 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>3:40 - The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild's Champion's Ballad DLC<br />17:15 - Never Stop Sneakin'<br />22:30 - A Hat in Time<br />26:25 - PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds on Xbox One<br />44:45 - The Game Awards 2017 Recap<br />52:37 - Death Stranding<br />1:02:40 - Lost Soul Aside<br />1:05:20 - Knights and Bikes<br />1:06:55 - Firewall: Zero Hour<br />1:10:30 - Community emails<br />1:41:25 - Calling out The Rock<br />1:47:10 - Bluepoint Games Interview on remaking Shadow of the Colossus<br /></i><i><br /></i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20PUBG%20On%20Xbox%2C%20Death%20Stranding%2C%20Shadow%20Of%20The%20Colossus%20Interview/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" border="0" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 14 Dec 2017 19:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 33422 GI Show – Mega Man 11, Destiny 2's Expansion, Dauntlesss Interview https://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2017/12/07/gi-show-mega-man-11-destiny-2s-expansion-dauntlesss-interview.aspx <p><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Mega%20Man%2011%2C%20Destiny%202%27s%20Expansion%2C%20Dauntlesss%20Interview/GICereal610.jpg" class="legacy-img" border="0" alt="" /></p> <p>On this episode of The Game Informer Show, Ben Hanson, Joe Juba, Suriel Vazquez, and Ben Reeves share exclusive hands-on impressions of playing Capcom's Mega Man 11 and discuss the game alongside special Capcom guest (and former GI Show co-host) Tim Turi. Then Matt Miller joins us to talk about Bungie's new expansion for Destiny 2 called Curse of Osiris. After some great community emails, and a red-hot review of the new Super Mario cereal, we're joined by Ian Tornay and Nick Clifford from Phoenix Labs to talk about the creation of Dauntless, its inspirations from games like Monster Hunter, and the messy launch of Mass Effect 3.</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 376 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>4:00 - Mega Man 11 gameplay impressions<br /></i><i>27:50 - Capcom's Tim Turi on Mega Man 11<br /></i><i>43:10 - Destiny 2's Curse of Osiris expansion<br /></i><i>1:01:15 - Community emails<br /></i><i>1:03:00 - Suriel's Surreal Cereal Seriously Serial Series<br /></i><i>1:35:35 - Phoenix Labs Dauntless interview<br /></i><i>2:07:25 - The Mass Effect 3 space launch fiasco<br /></i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Mega%20Man%2011%2C%20Destiny%202%27s%20Expansion%2C%20Dauntlesss%20Interview/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" border="0" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 07 Dec 2017 18:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 33555 GI Show – Xenoblade 2, Animal Crossing, Platform Fighter Roundtable https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2017/11/30/gi-show-xenoblade-2-animal-crossing-platform-fighter-roundtable.aspx <p><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Xenoblade%202%2C%20Animal%20Crossing%2C%20Platform%20Fighter%20Roundtable/GIXenohorizon610.jpg" border="0" class="legacy-img" alt="" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On today's show, Ben Hanson, Kyle Hilliard, Dan Tack, Joe Juba, and Jeff Cork talk about the ongoing process of playing Xenoblade Chronicles 2 on the Nintendo Switch, the technical disaster holding back the new Planet of the Apes game on PS4, and some notable mobile games. After some great community emails, we're joined by Brawlout's Bogdan Iliesiu, Icons: Combat Arena's Jason Rice, Brawlhalla's Matt Woomer, and Rivals of Aether's Dan Fornace to talk about the evolution of the platform fighting game sub-genre and why the games should be seen as more than just a "Super Smash Bros.-Clone".</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 375 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>3:45 - Xenoblade Chronicles 2<br /></i><i>28:00 - Valkyria Chronicles 4<br /></i><i>30:40 - Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier<br /></i><i>38:50 - Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp<br /></i><i>41:54 - Puzzle Fighter on mobile<br /></i><i>45:38 - South Park: Phone Destroyer<br /></i><i>47:45 - HQ Trivia<br /></i><i>52:25 - Hollow Knight<br /></i><i>54:50 - Community emails<br /></i><i>1:39:35 - Platform fighting game developer roundtable<br /><br /></i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Xenoblade%202%2C%20Animal%20Crossing%2C%20Platform%20Fighter%20Roundtable/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 30 Nov 2017 18:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 33658 GI Show – 12 Underappreciated Games, EA's Disaster, Thanks To 2017 https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2017/11/23/gi-show-12-underappreciated-games-eas-disaster-thanks-to-2017.aspx <p><img class="legacy-img" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%2012%20Underappreciated%20Games%2C%20EA%27s%20Disaster%2C%20Thanks%20To%202017/GIRey610.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On today's episode, <span>Ben Hanson, Kyle Hilliard, Javy Gwaltney, and Andrew Reiner discuss 12 games from 2017 that deserve more love. After some great community emails and some more venting about EA and Star Wars Battlefront II, Jeff Cork and Jeff Marchiafava join the show as we celebrate Thanksgiving by running down 75 gaming-related things to be thankful for this year.</span></p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 374 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>2:00 - Embers of Mirrim<br /></i><i>3:40 - Everything<br /></i><i>6:40 - Agents of Mayhem<br /></i><i>10:40 - Nidhogg 2<br /></i><i>13:10 - Get Even<br /></i><i>16:35 - Robo Recall<br /></i><i>21:17 - Little Nightmares<br /></i><i>24:00 - Nex Machina<br /></i><i>26:10 - Golf Story<br /></i><i>29:00 - Observer<br /></i><i>33:05 - Bye-Bye BoxBoy!<br /></i><i>34:35 - Metroid: Samus Returns<br /></i><i>37:20 - What Remains of Edith Finch<br /></i><i>41:15 - The Sexy Brutale<br /></i><i>43:10 - Community emails<br /></i><i>44:50 - What's wrong with EA?<br /></i><i>58:45 - Predicting Star Wars: The Last Jedi<br /></i><i>1:08:40 - More community emails<br /></i><i>1:47:55 - We give thanks to gaming in 2017... with jokes</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%2012%20Underappreciated%20Games%2C%20EA%27s%20Disaster%2C%20Thanks%20To%202017/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" border="0" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 23 Nov 2017 18:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 33757 GI Show – Battlefront II, Curse Of Osiris, 2017's Best Game Music https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2017/11/16/gi-show-battlefront-2-curse-of-osiris-2017s-best-game-music.aspx <p><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Battlefront%20II%2C%20Curse%20Of%20Osiris%2C%202017%27s%20Best%20Game%20Music/GISkyrim610.jpg" class="legacy-img" border="0" alt="" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! We have a big, dense show for you this week and we hope you all enjoy it! On this episode, Ben Hanson, Andrew Reiner, Javy Gwaltney, and Matt Bertz dive into the mess that is <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/star_wars_battlefront_ii/b/xboxone/archive/2017/11/14/star-wars-battlefront-ii-review-the-dark-side-of-gaming.aspx">Star Wars Battlefront II's</a> microtransactions and botched progression system before breaking down the avalanche of games ported to the Nintendo Switch. Then we're joined by Matt Miller, Suriel Vazquez, and Jeff Cork to talk about Need for Speed Payback, Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris, and Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2. After some great community emails and a surprise interview thrown in for good measure, Kyle Hilliard, Suriel Vazquez, and Brian Shea help us break down our three favorite game music tracks from 2017.</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 373 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>1:35 - Star Wars Battlefront II<br />21:30 - LA Noire on Switch<br />23:43 - Doom on Switch<br />26:40 - Rocket League on Switch<br />28:40 - The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on Switch<br />35:35 - Super Beat Sports on Switch<br />36:30 - Need for Speed Payback<br />44:34 - Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2<br />50:45 - Destiny 2's Curse of Osiris expansion<br />59:30 - Community emails<br />59:55 - Pokémon Ultra Sun and Pokémon Ultra Moon<br />1:01:30 - NBA Jam and Mutant Football League's announcer Tim Kitzrow<br />1:16:44 - Community emails for real<br />2:08:50 - Our top three game music tracks from 2017<br /><br /></i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Battlefront%20II%2C%20Curse%20Of%20Osiris%2C%202017%27s%20Best%20Game%20Music/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" border="0" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 33862 GI Show – Monster Hunter, Xbox One X, Back Of The Box Trivia https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2017/11/09/gi-show-monster-hunter-xbox-one-x-back-of-the-box-trivia.aspx <p><img class="legacy-img" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Monster%20Hunter%2C%20Xbox%20One%20X%2C%20Back%20Of%20The%20Box%20Trivia/GIBattlefront610.jpg" border="0" alt="" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this week's episode, we open up and talk about our new <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2017/11/07/65454654-december-game-informer-cover-revealed-monster-hunter-world-65454654.aspx">cover story on Monster Hunter: World</a>, Andrew Reiner talks about the <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2017/11/06/xbox-one-x-review-power-for-what-purpose.aspx">difficulty behind recommending the Xbox One X</a> and shares thoughts on<a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2017/11/08/new-gameplay-today-star-wars-battlefront-ii.aspx"> Battlefront II's campaign</a>, and Brian Shea regales us with what it's like to <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/sonic_forces/b/xboxone/archive/2017/11/08/sonic-forces-game-informer-review.aspx">play Sonic Forces</a>. For community emails, we're joined by community member Zachary Pligge to talk about <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2017/10/27/get-ready-for-our-fun-extra-life-stream-by-joining-team-game-informer.aspx">Extra Life 2017</a> and much more. For the back half of the podcast, Kyle Hilliard hosts a round of back of the box game trivia... and it's really hard.</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 372 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>2:05 - The Monster Hunter: World cover story<br />16:30 - Xbox One X<br />27:45 - Sonic Forces<br />36:15 - Star Wars Battlefront II<br />42:30 - </i><i>Extra Life 2017 emails and recap with Zachary Pligge<br /></i><i>56:15 - Other community emails<br /></i><i>1:26:15 - Back of the box game trivia</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Monster%20Hunter%2C%20Xbox%20One%20X%2C%20Back%20Of%20The%20Box%20Trivia/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" border="0" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 09 Nov 2017 18:00:00 CST Ben Hanson 33985 GI Show – Call Of Duty, PlayStation News, Mario Odyssey Roundtable https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2017/11/02/gi-show-call-of-duty-wwii-playstation-news-mario-odyssey-roundtable.aspx <p><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Call%20Of%20Duty%2C%20PlayStation%20News%2C%20Mario%20Odyssey%20Roundtable/GIMario610.jpg" border="0" class="legacy-img" alt="" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this week's podcast, Ben Hanson is joined by Javy Gwaltney, Jeff Marchiafava, and Dan Tack to talk about Call of Duty: WWII's release, the biggest news from PlayStation's Paris Games Week stream, Fire Emblem Warriors, and much more. After some great community emails, we're joined by Kyle Hilliard, Ben Reeves, and Suriel Vazquez to dive in deep on Super Mario Odyssey... while still being reasonably mindful of spoilers. I hope you enjoy the show this week, and please remember to tune in to <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2017/11/01/get-ready-for-our-fun-extra-life-stream-by-joining-team-game-informer.aspx">Game Informer's giant Extra Life charity stream this Saturday</a> where we'll raise money for the kids, auction off some amazing items, and play a lot of really fun games for 25 hours straight.</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 371 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>1:55 - BlizzCon 2017<br />3:05 - Extra Life 2017<br />5:30 - Call of Duty: WWII<br />19:16 - Sony's Surprising Paris Games Week<br />23:18 - Sucker Punch's Ghost of Tsushima<br />26:40 - Oure<br />28:55 - The Last of Us Part II's Trailer<br />33:30 - Detroit: Become Human<br />37:30 - Hidden Agenda, PlayLink, and Until Dawn<br />46:55 - Fire Emblem Warriors<br />48:15 - Community emails<br />1:15:50 - Super Mario Odyssey editor roundtable</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Call%20Of%20Duty%2C%20PlayStation%20News%2C%20Mario%20Odyssey%20Roundtable/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" border="0" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 02 Nov 2017 18:00:00 CDT Ben Hanson 34109 GI Show – Mario Odyssey, Assassin's Creed Origins, Destiny 2 PC, Wolfenstein II https://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2017/10/26/gi-show-mario-odyssey-assassin-s-creed-origins-destiny-2-pc-wolfenstein-ii.aspx <p><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Mario%20Odyssey%2C%20Assassin%27s%20Creed%20Origins%2C%20Destiny%202%20PC%2C%20Wolfenstein%20II/gishow_2D00_610.jpg" border="0" class="legacy-img" alt="" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show podcast! In this week's episode, guest host Andy McNamara along with Suriel Vasquez breaks down the biggest releases of the biggest week in games this year. First, Andrew Reiner joins the duo to talk Super Mario Odyssey and why it's the best Mario game since Galaxy. Then, Matt Miller debates with Suriel about Assassin's Creed Origins, Dan Tack weighs in on the minor launch issues and major launch joys of Destiny 2 on PC, and Javy Gwaltney talks about everything that makes Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus stand among his favorite games of all times. Finally we have some great community emails, including the thrilling conclusion to the Game Informer GOTY bracket battle. Pay special attention to the claps in the video version this week, because I don't think we got a single one right and I was laughing hysterically putting them together. Ben Hanson will be back next week, we promise.</p> <p><span>You can watch the video below, or </span><a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a><span>. Also, be sure to send your questions to </span><a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a><span> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</span></p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>1:52 Super Mario Odyssey<br />30:28 Assassin's Creed Origins<br /></i><i>1:05:25 Destiny 2 PC<br /></i><i>1:37:26 Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus<br /></i><i>2:03:56 Community emails </i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Mario%20Odyssey%2C%20Assassin%27s%20Creed%20Origins%2C%20Destiny%202%20PC%2C%20Wolfenstein%20II/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" border="0" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 26 Oct 2017 18:00:00 CDT Leo Vader 34249 GI Show – The Scary Future Of Anti-Consumer Gaming, South Park, Evil Within 2 https://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2017/10/19/gi-show-the-scary-future-of-anti-consumer-gaming-south-park-evil-within-ii.aspx <p><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20The%20Scary%20Future%20Of%20Anti-Consumer%20Gaming%2C%20South%20Park%2C%20Evil%20Within%202/gishow_2D00_610.jpg" border="0" class="legacy-img" alt="" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! In this episode of The Game Informer Show podcast, Game Informer's Editor-In-Chief and guest host Andy McNamara is joined by Matt Miller, Andrew Reiner, and Ben Reeves to talk this week's controversial Activision patent and the future of microtransactions in games. Then, Kyle Hilliard joins the crew to talk about his experience with the new South Park game and how it compares to the first. After that we talk Evil Within 2 with Suriel Vasquez, and close it out with some great community emails, including a bracket battle of GI's previous GOTY picks.</p> <p>You can watch the video below, or <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>1:10 - Discussing the grim future of anti-consumer gaming<br />1:03:38 - South Park: The Fractured But Whole<br />1:22:10 - The Evil Within 2<br />1:40:19 - Community emails</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20The%20Scary%20Future%20Of%20Anti-Consumer%20Gaming%2C%20South%20Park%2C%20Evil%20Within%202/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 19 Oct 2017 18:00:00 CDT Leo Vader 34349 GI Show – The Dragon Ball Spectacular https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2017/10/12/gi-show-the-dragon-ball-spectacular.aspx <p><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20The%20Dragon%20Ball%20Spectacular/GIFriezaCU.jpg" border="0" class="legacy-img" alt="" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this very fun episode, we dive deep into all things Dragon Ball in conjunction with <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/p/dbz.aspx">our cover story on Dragon Ball FighterZ</a>. If you've never watched the show or played a Dragon Ball game, we hope you'll still check out this episode as we explain what makes the gigantic Dragon Ball series so unique as a work of fiction. I'm joined by Kyle Hilliard, Suriel Vazquez, and Javy Gwaltney as we talk about Akira Toriyama's process of creating Dragon Ball, his work on games like Chrono Trigger, and what the ingredients are for the best Dragon Ball games. We're also joined by actors <a href="https://twitter.com/kylehebert?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor">Kyle Hebert</a> (the voice of Gohan, Ox King, the narrator) and <a href="https://twitter.com/voiceofvegeta?lang=en">Christopher R. Sabat</a> (Vegeta, Yamcha, Piccolo) about the process of adding English voices to the games and the show. After all of that, we finally have a thorough conversation about the first three-ish seasons of Dragon Ball Super and how the show compares to Dragon Ball Z. We'll be back next week with a regular, new-game focused episode but we hope you enjoy this fun detour!</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 368 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>3:35 - Why we love Dragon Ball<br />33:35 - Akira Toriyama's work on Chrono Trigger, Dragon Quest, and Blue Dragon<br /></i><i>39:37 - Our favorite Dragon Ball games<br />55:25 - Kyle Hebert on voicing adult Gohan, Ryu, and Dragon Ball Z's narrator<br />1:14:18 - Christopher R. Sabat on voicing Vegeta, Piccolo, Yamcha, and producing the VO<br />1:42:30 - Dragon Ball Super discussion<br /><br /></i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20The%20Dragon%20Ball%20Spectacular/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 12 Oct 2017 17:59:00 CDT Ben Hanson 34441 GI Show – Dragon Ball FighterZ, Shadow Of War, Nick Suttner Interview https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2017/10/05/gi-show-dragon-ball-fighterz-shadow-of-war-nick-suttner-interview.aspx <p><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Dragon%20Ball%20FighterZ%2C%20Shadow%20Of%20War%2C%20Nick%20Suttner%20Interview/GIShadowofWarBeauty610.jpg" class="legacy-img" border="0" alt="" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show podcast! In this episode of The Game Informer Show podcast, Ben Hanson, Jeff Cork, Suriel Vazquez, and Kyle Hilliard share <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2017/10/03/november-cover-revealed-dragon-ball-fighterz.aspx">exclusive impressions of Dragon Ball FighterZ </a>after visiting Bandai Namco and developer Arc System Works. Then Matt Miller joins the show to talk about his review for <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/middle-earth_shadow_of_war/b/playstation4/archive/2017/10/05/game-informer-review-middle-earth-shadow-of-war.aspx">Middle-earth: Shadow of War</a>, Matt Kato discusses the sketchy new microtransaction-friendly structure for Forza 7, and Andrew Reiner explains why he <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/golf_story/b/switch/archive/2017/09/30/nothing-short-of-charming.aspx">fell in love with Golf Story</a>. After some great community emails, we're joined by <a href="https://twitter.com/nsuttner">Nick Suttner</a> for an interview about his time at 1up, working for Sony during the launch of the PlayStation 4, and Team Ico.</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 367 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>3:50 - Dragon Ball FighterZ cover story impressions<br /></i><i>23:45 - Cuphead<br />33:03 - Picross S<br />34:00 - Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen<br />36:12 - Gundam Versus<br />42:50 - October's insane release calendar<br />45:00 - Middle-earth: Shadow of War<br />1:01:16 - Forza 7<br />1:08:12 - Golf Story<br />1:17:30 - Community emails<br />1:43:50 - Nick Suttner interview<br /></i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Dragon%20Ball%20FighterZ%2C%20Shadow%20Of%20War%2C%20Nick%20Suttner%20Interview/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" border="0" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 05 Oct 2017 18:02:00 CDT Ben Hanson 34534 Answering Middle-earth: Shadow Of War's Lingering Questions https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2017/10/02/answering-middle-earth-shadow-of-wars-lingering-questions.aspx <p><img class="legacy-img" border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/Answering%20Middle-earth%3A%20Shadow%20Of%20War%27s%20Lingering%20Questions/GIFortress610.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>We've reached the end of <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/p/shadowofwar.aspx">our month of coverage</a> on Middle-earth: Shadow of War from Monolith Productions. To close things off, we've pulled dozens and dozens of questions from the community and in this podcast volley them toward VP of creative Michael de Plater. He answers questions about microtransactions in the game, how the story fits in with Tolkien's lore, and how the nemesis system has evolved for this sequel.</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to this episode on SoundCloud</a>.</p> <p></p> <p>Click on the banner below to enter our hub of exclusive features covering Middle-earth: Shadow of War.</p> <p><a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/shadowofwar"><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/Answering%20Middle-earth%3A%20Shadow%20Of%20War%27s%20Lingering%20Questions/shadowofwar_5F00_ad_5F00_610.jpg" border="0" class="legacy-img" alt="" /></a></p> Mon, 02 Oct 2017 14:00:00 CDT Ben Hanson 34597 GI Show – SNES Classic, Project Cars 2, Cuphead Interview https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2017/09/28/gi-show-snes-classic-project-cars-2-cuphead-interview.aspx <p><img src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20SNES%20Classic%2C%20Project%20Cars%202%2C%20Cuphead%20Interview/GICreatingCuphead610.jpg" border="0" class="legacy-img" alt="" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! We have a mountain of games to cover on this episode. Ben Hanson is joined by Joe Juba, Kimberley Wallace, and Andrew Reiner share their final thoughts on the SNES Classic and what it's like to finally play Star Fox 2. We're then joined by Matt Miller and Matt Kato to talk about our reviews for FIFA 18, Project Cars 2, and the curious music toy from Harmonix called DropMix. After some great community emails, Cuphead's producer and artist Marija Moldenhauer Skypes in to explain why the game's beautiful art style was such a pain to make.</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 366 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>1:53 - The Super Nintendo Classic<br />9:32 - Star Fox 2<br />17:25 - Tokyo Game Show 2017, </i><i>Monster Hunter World, Code Vein, Fortune Street</i><i><br />30:00 - FIFA 18<br />36:15 - Project Cars 2<br />38:45 - Harmonix's DropMix<br />55:15 - Heat Signature<br />57:22 - SteamWorld Dig 2<br />1:00:05 - Community emails<br />1:37:40 - </i><i>StudioMDHR's Marija Moldenhauer on creating Cuphead<br /><br /></i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20SNES%20Classic%2C%20Project%20Cars%202%2C%20Cuphead%20Interview/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 28 Sep 2017 18:15:00 CDT Ben Hanson 34636 GI Show – Marvel Vs. Capcom, Divinity: Original Sin 2, PUBG Clones https://www.gameinformer.com/b/podcasts/archive/2017/09/21/gi-show-marvel-vs-capcom-divinity-original-sin-2-pubg-clones.aspx <p><img border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Marvel%20Vs.%20Capcom%2C%20Divinity%3A%20Original%20Sin%202%2C%20PUBG%20Clones/GIDivinityOptions610.jpg" class="legacy-img" alt="" /></p> <p>Welcome back to The Game Informer Show podcast! On this week's episode, Ben Hanson is joined by Suriel Vazquez, Dan Tack, and Ben Reeves talk about the <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/marvel_vs_capcom_infinite/b/playstation4/archive/2017/09/18/marvel-vs-capcom-infinite-game-informer-review.aspx">highs and lows of Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite</a>, discuss the upcoming Planet of the Apes game, and <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/divinity_original_sin_2/b/pc/archive/2017/09/18/a-godly-ascension.aspx">gush over Divinity: Original Sin 2</a> before Matt Bertz joins the show to talk about his review for <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/nba_2k18/b/playstation4/archive/2017/09/20/game-informer-nba-2k18-review-making-another-run.aspx">NBA 2K18</a> and <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/games/nhl_18/b/playstation4/archive/2017/09/12/nhl-18-review-digging-deep-to-earn-its-keep.aspx">NHL 18</a>. After some great community emails, we're joined by Leo Vader to break down the eight game franchises most likely to try and cash in on the <a href="https://i.kinja-img.com/gawker-media/image/upload/s--XfaiISIb--/c_scale,f_auto,fl_progressive,q_80,w_800/17kdjxvdqvygyjpg.jpg">massive success</a> of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds.</p> <p>You can watch the video below, <a href="http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2016/02/22/subscribe-to-the-game-informer-show-on-itunes.aspx">subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play</a>, or <a href="https://soundcloud.com/game-informer">listen to episode 365 on SoundCloud</a>. Also, be sure to send your questions to <a href="mailto:podcast@gameinformer.com">podcast@gameinformer.com</a> for a chance to have them answered on the show and win a prize by becoming Email of the Week!</p> <p></p> <p><i>Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. <a href="http://music.supermarcatobros.com/">You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.</a></i></p> <p><i>To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...</i></p> <p><i>1:45 - Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite<br />21:45 - Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier<br />26:50 - Divinity: Original Sin 2<br />46:08 - Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony<br />50:25 - NBA 2K18<br />58:05 - NHL 18<br />59:53 - Heat Signature<br />1:01:05 - Community emails<br />1:46:40 - The eight series most likely to make a battle royale mode</i></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoAFmgzYW18LU1O5OAMtdPqsysq8dy8f5"><img border="0" src="/s3/files/styles/body_default/s3/legacy-images/imagefeed/GI%20Show%20%E2%80%93%20Marvel%20Vs.%20Capcom%2C%20Divinity%3A%20Original%20Sin%202%2C%20PUBG%20Clones/610x90_5F00_GI_5F00_youtube_5F00_GIshow_5F00_v1.jpeg" alt="" /></a></p> Thu, 21 Sep 2017 18:00:00 CDT Ben Hanson 34750