Vidjagame Apocalypse 186 – Horror Shoot-‘Em-Ups

As our month of spookiness continues, Heidi Kemps joins us to tackle one of our most bizarre subjects yet: SHMUPs (or shoot-’em-ups, or arcade-style shooting games) that ventured beyond familiar sci-fi trappings to confront something much darker than aliens and… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 185 – Creepy Whispers

Our monthlong spooky theme continues with some of the most understated scares games have given us over the years: mysterious, often unexplained whispers. Sometimes they’re part of the ambient sound, other times they seem to target us directly – but… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 184 – Vampire Protagonists

It’s the first week of October, which means we’re kicking off a month of supernatural- and horror-themed Top 5s, beginning with a look at immortal, superpowered bloodsuckers who starred in their own games. We then talk about the early releases… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 175 – Playable Babies

Who wouldn’t want to experience dangerous situations as a soft, helpless infant? Inspired by their recent playthrough of Baby’s Day Out, the VGA crew invite Michael Grimm to join this week for a look at games that let you play… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 174 – Also on PS2 and Wii

Erstwhile host Henry Gilbert rejoins the show this week, just in time to help us talk about multi-platform games that. for a variety of reasons, were completely different experiences on old-gen consoles. With that out of the way, we move… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 171 – When They Were Young

Michael Grimm returns to the show this week to help us talk about five games that flashed back to their heroes’ childhoods, letting us experience their most important formative memories firsthand. Then it’s on to thoughts on Inside, Furi, and… Read more

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