Game Crunch – 171 – No Knowing Where We’re Rowing

This week on Game Crunch: Brandon enlightens the crew, including this week’s guest Michael, with a little bit of Forza and a little gem he found on Steam called Bad Ass Babes.  Both Nick and Brandon took a return to Rapture with the release of Bioshock Remastered.  Nick shares his final thoughts on Danganronpa 2.  Did the trials finally get the best of him?  Speaking of trials Mike hopes to give justice to Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice with his final thoughts.  This week’s guest, Michael, shares his return to the Witcher: Enhanced Edition, Dead Rising 2 and all of the crazy politicking going on in in the outer reaches of space in Stellaris.  News delves into some interesting discussion on the NX (WHERE IS IT?), South Park delays and lawsuits.  All this and more on the latest Game Crunch! Until next week – Game On

Game Crunch – 170 – Gooches and GameStop

This week on Game Crunch: New guest Philip joins the cast for this episode!  Mike takes on the courtroom drama in Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice!  Does he have any OBJECTIONS!? Brandon puts some time into Halo 5: Forge on PC and experiences a slew of creativity in the user created content.  Nick doubles down into Danganronpa.  Philip shares a lot about what has been going on with him from his experiences with the new 3DS Streetpass games to his experiences with YouTube as a content creator.  On the news front there are delays (Last Guardian) and never coming (Fallout 4 mods to PS4) and a bunch of tidbits in between!  All this and more on the latest Game Crunch!  Until next week – Game On!

Game Crunch – 169 – Mario at the Special Olympics

This week on Game Crunch:  The Game Crunch cast is joined by Josh to talk about video games and more!  Brandon starts off the show by talking about Death Row to Canada and Mother Russia Bleeds.  Mike steps in to talk about Picross 3D Round 2.  Nick is full steam ahead on Danganronpa and already working on the sequel in between bits of Final Fantasy V.  Josh talks to us about his adventures in catching them all in Pokemon Alpha Sapphire and which he rinses off with a bit of Resident Evil 4 on the side.  News is where it’s at in this episode between a Nintendo Direct, Nintendo at the Apple conference and  a Playstation Pro announcement there is a lot of info to sort through this week.  All this and more! Until next week – Game On!

Game Crunch – 168 – Brown Spooky Bat

This week on Game Crunch: Mike, Brandon and Nick are joined by new guest Chris from Casting For Two to talk about all of the things going on in the gaming world universe.  Mike returns back to the fray with new thoughts on Metroid Prime Federation Force.  Nick dives deep in to Dragon Grandpa (or Danganronpa) and shares his joys and frustrations with the deaths and misery of his classmates.  Chris rekindles some underlying tension bringing up the Titanfall 2 trial.  Brandon rounds out the games segment with his tale of No More No Man’s Sky and Odin Sphere Leifthrasir for PS4.  Don’t worry though!  There is plenty of Q&A this week as the crew spins off into discussions on controllers, upcoming games, favorite spin-offs and more!  Until next week – Game On!

Game Crunch – 167 – Blinded By The Light

This week on Game Crunch: Nick offers up his final thoughts on I Am Setsuna before heading into his new games Danganrompa and Final Fantasy V.  Both Nick and Brandon took up the opportunity to try out Titanfall 2 during it’s testing.  Brandon follows that up with indie game Okhlos.  He also goes a bit old school with Worms W.M.D and takes on the new Square-Enix release Deus Ex: Mankind Divided.  Rounding out what they’ve been playing Mike talks about his night at Dave & Busters and he suits up for Metroid Prime Federation Force.  Does the new not-Metroid game deserve all of the hate? All this and more in the latest Game Crunch! Until next week – Game On!

Game Crunch – 166 – Also Pink

This week on Game Crunch: Brandon brings No Man’s Sky to the table for discussion.  Is it worth a shot?  Nick takes a trip to Otakon 2016. He talks cosplay, panels and swag!  Meanwhile, as Mike adjusts to life back in the west he finds comfort, not in games, but in Stranger Things.  Things are interesting on the news front though with a Final Fantasy XV delay, Overwatch updates and THQ Nordic promising many games.  All this and more on the latest Game Crunch!  Until next week – Game On!

Game Crunch – 165 – Top Ten Jokers

This week on Game Crunch: It’s time for a normal(ish) episode again!  Mike returns from Japan and South Korea and opens the table up for discussion about his trip.  What did he see?  Where did he go?  What did he learn?  Before that though, Brandon and Nick catch up on the games that they have been playing.  Brandon has been playing Battleborn, We Happy Few, and Abzu.  Nick has been back to conquer Final Fantasy IV.  Both have been able to get some time in for I Am Setsuna.

*Bonus* After the episode stay tuned for Mike’s Travel Blog that he recorded while on the road!

Game Crunch – 164 – He Glued It

This week on Game Crunch:  The year is halfway over! Mike, Brandon and Nick decide to take the opportunity to talk about their favorite games thus far.  It’s like Game of the Year in August!  The crew talk about their favorite games that they’ve played and released through the end of the June.  Will their current favorites hold up through the end of the year?  Afterward, they take a look to the future!  What games coming out through the end of the year look exciting?  Will they hold up on release?  Can a game be built that takes up the throne of Game of the Year 2016?  All this and more on this week’s Game Crunch! Until next week – Game On!

Game Crunch – 163 – Konichiwa Bitches!

This week on Game Crunch: Game Debate, Activate! With Mike on his way to Japan the Game Crunch crew decide to talk about Japan! They try and answer burning questions like: Why did you become interested in Japan? What games do you associate with Japan?  If you were going to Japan where would you like to go?  Also, importantly, Mike: How do you plan to navigate the country with no Japanese language skills?  The episode culminates in a prediction game with Brandon and Nick competing to see who can guess top selling games in Japan for the first decade of the century.  Who will come on top?  Do you think Mike will plan to navigate Japan will work?  All this and more on this week’s Game Crunch! Until next week – Game On!

Game Crunch – 162 – Spanish October

This week on Game Crunch:  Mike, Brandon and Nick are still stuck playing Pokemon Go!  How long can this craze last?  It’s not stopping them from playing some new games though!  Brandon decides to attempt the figure out the Kingdom Hearts story starting with Kingdom Hearts 1.5.  He also takes on The World Ends of You and Evolve Stage 2 one of those went better than the other.  Nick, meanwhile, continues with Diablo 2 and returns to a refreshed version of Fallout Shelter now on PC.  Rounding out the episode the team takes on a question about their dream game.  Who would make it?  What would it be?  Hilarity ensues!  All this and more on the latest Game Crunch!  Until next week – Game On!