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Storytelling Episode 2: Friends (Part 1)

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This episode Fred talks about his early friendships.  During his formative years of a younger child and into a pre-teen, there were always significant close friends.  He shares his stories of many of these friends and then gets into when everyone starts grouping up.


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Written by Fred Rojas

May 18, 2018 at 11:00 am

Posted in podcast, Storytelling

Podcast: Legend of David Cage (Quantic Dream)

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This week Fred and Jam are gearing up for Detroit: Become Human by going over the history of Quantic Dream.  From the eccentric head of the studio David Cage to the unique combination of story and tech, there’s no denying this developer is distinct, if nothing else.


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Written by Fred Rojas

May 16, 2018 at 11:00 am

GHX Ep. 27a: Jam Edition

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Main Topic – Trading in games and their value – one large story on that followed by a few tales about car bootin and charity shops
WHAT BEEN PLAYIN – self explanatory but cover Nomad Soul, Puyo Puyo Tetris and God of War very briefly
NEWS – briefly discuss Nintendos new online thing
Question – I answer Cluedrew’s recent question from GHX – what can new games learn from old


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Written by jamalais

May 11, 2018 at 11:00 am

GHX Ep. 27: In 3D!

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This week Fred and Trees kick it off with a discussion about movies that eventually leads to 3D movies and ends up with super hype movies.  They then move to Nintendo’s new online service announcement, what everyone’s been playing, and random news topics.


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Written by Fred Rojas

May 9, 2018 at 11:00 am

Storytelling Episode 1: Parents

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Welcome to the new podcast Storytelling, where Fred bares all about his personal life and how these important aspects were touched by video games.  Be warned: there is nothing off limits in these episodes.  In this first episode he discusses his parents, how he was raised, and his thoughts on the ups and downs of the people who brought him into this world.  And yes, plenty of video games are also referenced.


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Written by Fred Rojas

May 4, 2018 at 11:00 am

Posted in podcast, Storytelling

Podcast: Retro Video Game Piracy in 2018

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Just as video games have changed drastically over the last decade, so has the topic of video game piracy.  Is it acceptable?  Is it necessary?  Is it appropriate to claim archival value?  Fred and Jam break down their thoughts and discuss modern day piracy of retro video games.


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Written by Fred Rojas

May 2, 2018 at 11:00 am

Co-Operative Episode 1: Operation Raccoon City

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A new, but infrequent, podcast series called Co-Operative.  Four players, one campaign, and lots of fun.  Hosts Fred, Jam, Vos, and Gren (Matt) teamed up to tackle Slant 6’s Resident Evil Operation Raccoon City from start to finish.  They share their experiences and compare this to the Resident Evil Outbreak games.


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Written by Fred Rojas

April 30, 2018 at 11:00 am

GHX Episode 26: How to be a Junkyard Tycoon

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This week Fred is brought down by technology, Trees is enjoying the laid back life, Kratos makes a brief appearance, community questions has us talking some serious Sega Genesis, and the glory that is Junkyard Tycoon.  Closing song is F**k Technology by The Froggers.


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Written by Fred Rojas

April 25, 2018 at 11:00 am

Podcast: Midwest Gaming Classic 2018

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Fred and guest Matt (AgentGren) get together and talk about all the happenings at the Midwest Gaming Classic 2018.  This episode explains the main idea of the convention, the layout, the many areas, navigating the vendor booths, and of course Matt’s impression of his first time at MGC.


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Written by Fred Rojas

April 19, 2018 at 11:00 am

GHX Ep. 25: Dirk the Daring

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This week Fred and Trees reminisce on the days of Dragon’s Lair, laserdiscs, New Hammy PS2 games, plenty of community topics, and oh so much more.


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Written by Fred Rojas

April 11, 2018 at 11:00 am