Vidjagame Apocalypse 191 – Final Fantasies

Final Fantasy XV is out after a 10-year wait, and we’re celebrating the only way we know how: by looking back at our five favorite games from the series’ 29-year run. Once we’ve finished enraging fans with our wrong opinions,… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 189 – Lost on Wii

The Wii turns 10 in North America this week, pushing us to revisit a strange era of dominance built entirely on first-party games – or was it? In spite of its reputation, the Wii had a whole mess of fantastic… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 188 – Badass Presidents

We’re just days away from the 2016 election as of this posting, and “tensions are high” doesn’t seem as appropriate an assessment of the general mood as “chaos reigns.” Still, we try to keep it celebratory, as Henry Gilbert rejoins… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 187 – Undercover Cops

Happy Halloweek, everybody! We’re… actually cutting our Halloween theme short a week early, because we only get one Episode 187, and we’d never forgive ourselves if we didn’t seize the opportunity to reference an ancient Dre/Snoop song by focusing on… Read more

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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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