Vidjagame Apocalypse 210 – Choose Pacifism

This week brings a storm of retro-styled games and revamped re-releases, but before we get to that, Michael Grimm joins us for a look at five games that let you choose paths of (relative) nonviolence, incapacitating and outwitting your enemies… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 209 – Mascots Riding Mascots

It’s always fun when someone appears on VGA for the first time, and this week, longtime community member and Anime Streaming Showcase creator Curtis “zabu_san” Stone joins us for a very serious discussion of mascots who habitually carry their partners… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 206 – Epic Trilogies

It’s Mass Effect week, so we honor its legacy by starting off with a list of some of the biggest, most important trilogies in gaming – ones that told overarching, three-part stories that stuck in our minds for years afterward…. Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 205 – Frog Friends

Blaster Master Zero’s recent arrival on Switch revived a classic tale of a boy and his frog, so this week we let nostalgia be our guide and put together a list of five of gaming’s greatest green amphibians. We then… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 204 – Long-Term Sleepers

Following the surprise of 2010’s Nier getting a sequel with this week’s release of NieR: Automata, Heidi Kemps rejoins us to talk about five games that were largely ignored at release, only to find an audience years later and come… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 202 – Weird Spinoffs

The release of Halo Wars 2 this week set us a-ponderin’ about other huge franchises that have wandered outside their comfortable genres, usually in strange and beautiful ways — so we begin this week by focusing on five of the… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 201 – Tragic Romances

This episode was recorded in the aftermath of another Valentine’s Day, which we mark the only way we know how: by being miserable bastards and getting spoilery about gaming’s most tragically disastrous romances. With that out of the way, we… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 199 – Retro Sequels

The release of the throwback-y Double Dragon IV this week pushes us to look back at games that also looked back, despite being modern and not really having an excuse. With TechRadar’s Nick Pino in attendance, we dive into five… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 198 – Crime Lords

This is the first really big week of 2017 for new releases, with Resident Evil VII and other big AAA games hitting like a proverbial chainsaw to the POV – but before we get to those, Yakuza 0 inspires us… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 197 – Body Switch

This week is full of Nintendo Switch news, as Fandom’s Bob Mackey joins us to share his hands-on impression of Nintendo’s newest console and its games – but first, one of this week’s new (re-)releases inspires a Top 5 about… Read more

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