Post-Apocalyptic Fantasy – Vidjagame Apocalypse 459

Horizon: Forbidden West is out! To celebrate, we’ve invited Anthony Abatte to help us take a look at five games set in post-apocalyptic futures where swords, sorcery, and monsters reign supreme. Then we’ll talk about King of Fighters XV, Infernax,… Read more

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Grow Up and Get Old – Vidjagame Apocalypse 458

Sifu is out this week, and its grow-old-instead-of-dying mechanic inspired us to pull together a top 5 about other games where your character grows up and gets old, with special guest Mike Williams of Fanbyte. Then it’s on to Dying… Read more

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Heroic Trios – Vidjagame Apocalypse 455

Rainbow Six Extraction is out this week, pitting three players against the mutant Archaeans – and we had so much fun playing it as a trio that we decided to talk about five of our favorite videogame trios (as a… Read more

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2021’s Best DLC – Vidjagame Apocalypse 450

2021 is drawing to a close(!), and all things considered it’s been a pretty great year for videogames. Before we begin our annual GOTY countdown next week, let’s invite Tony Wilson of Framework for a look at five of our… Read more

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Fake-Out Endings – Vidjagame Apocalypse 448

When is the end not the end? When a hinky-looking credits sequence is interrupted to let you know the game’s not over yet. This week, PNB‘s TL Foster rejoins us to talk about five times games faked us out with… Read more

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Bite-Sized Cooking Action – Vidjagame Apocalypse 447

Happy Black Friday, everybody! With Thanksgiving on our minds this week, we dedicated this week’s Top 5 to cooking minigames in bigger, non-cooking-themed games, after which we’ll wonder at the possibilities of WB’s MultiVersus, delve into a few highly topical… Read more

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It’s Evil’s Turn – VGA 446

With this week’s release of the Vaas: Insanity DLC for Far Cry 6, we welcome first-time guest Doug Trein of Basileus Games for a look at five other sequels and expansions that let us embody one of a game’s villains,… Read more

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Unreliable Narrators – Vidjagame Apocalypse 445

An “unreliable narrator” can mean that a character is withholding information or deceiving you, or it can, in a very literal sense, mean a narrator who just doesn’t have their shit together. Leif Johnson joins us for a look at… Read more

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First-Person Kickers – Vidjagame Apocalypse 444

Delivering a good, solid kick in a game feels great, especially when it sends your enemies flying helplessly into spikes or off cliffs. This week, the regular VGA crew pays tribute to five of the greatest, meatiest kick attacks ever… Read more

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Mission: Halloween – Vidjagame Apocalypse 443

Halloween is almost here, so Anthony Abatte joins us for a look at five times games set aside a chunk of their (non-seasonal) storylines to celebrate Halloween with themed levels or missions! Then we’ll wrap up our final show of… Read more

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