This week, the gang’s about hangovers, The Swapper, the conclusion of Twitch Plays Pokemon, the catharsis of Banished, Jeopardy game theory, exercise video games, hot sandwich strats, and whatever happened to Subway Jared.
We play as True Detectives this week, by letting you know all about the latest details of Twitch Plays Pokemon, the Lego Movie, The relationship between Link and Will Smith, and which Sony gaming mascots are hot or not.
Beer of the Week: Parallel 49 Salty Scot Scotch Ale
Average person olympics, guys night versus girls night, western versus eastern mechs, night vision goggles, the modularity of the band Boston, and sad rap are all on the menu this week. We also discuss at some length the magic that is Twitch Plays Pokemon.
This week, we’re all about aging 80’s pop stars, using Dominos as an alarm clock, becoming the pre-eminent candle podcast, and going to pokemon regionals. Also phone games. There’s literally nothing else going on.
We play short and sweet this week, with talks about the relationship between driving Monster trucks and piloting Jaegers, uncorking wine in a crowded theatre, our startling lack of MMO knowledge, and wholey unsubstantiated microsoft rumours.
Beer of the Week: Parallel 49 Ugly Sweater Milk Stout
Brand new time, same enlightening content this week, as we discuss video game milestone James Joyce and his personal correspondence, we gush like the dorks we are about all things Fallout, card game crack addictions, being a pretty anime princess, and our opinions on games trying to be film.
This week the future royalty that is Hopped-Up Gaming discuss the litany of failings our Fallout characters all have, our 24-hour livestream madness, our dishonorable XCOM discharges, anime princess who aren’t good at anything, starbucks DLC, being outed as neopeter, sending our resident pokemaster to regionals, Nintendo’s sad Christmas, and the proper definition of G-Canon. Also cookie clicker.
Beer of the Week: Deep Cove Brewing Loud Mouth Pale Ale
This week the group gets mired in a whole bunch of things, including Thai prison fight release programs, the whimsy and wonder of Brothers, our spite-based currency Krugmanerrands, being a Proud American, and our hopeless nostalgia for all things Fallout and Half-Life.
Beer of the Week: Vancouver Island Brewing Hermannator Ice Bock