Batgirl: Arkham Knight DLC – Let’s Do This!

[UPDATE: YouTube archive embedded below with BONUS Quiplash stream!] Some of us haven’t beaten Batman: Arkham Knight yet, but that doesn’t mean we can’t go back in time to see Batgirl in her first ever DLC, which I’m sure has a… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 37 – The Pokéclypse

This week, Mikel and the rest of the regular VGA crew take a breather, giving special guests Henry Gilbert, Carolyn Gudmundson and Brett Elston exactly the opening they need to stage an impromptu reunion of their old Pokémon Monday podcast… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 36 – Caged Fury

If you’re not a Pokémon fan*, the biggest release this week is Beyond: Two Souls, the latest beautiful, divisive, interactive game-like thing from developer Quantic Dream and its cackling French overlord, David Cage. In honor of its arrival (and to… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 35 – One and Done

This week, we decided to take a look at some of our favorite, sadly misguided one-off consoles, created mainly by companies who’d dipped their toes into video games once or twice and suddenly thought they could be the next Nintendo…. Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 34 – Is It Safe?

Grand Theft Auto has finally become so ingrained in mainstream culture that not only did GTA V break all sales records for all media ever (probably), but it took a torture scene to raise any real controversy this time around…. Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 31 – Disowned

Everyone’s back from another successful PAX, and yet this week’s episode was recorded just before PAX. It’s not outdated — it’s a time capsule! A time capsule that focuses on five games disavowed by their own creators (or the creators… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 28 – Fake Band Camp

You can never have too many musical episodes, right? This week, we give a listen to five bands that exist only in their respective games (counting down our favorites as we go). There’s also some talk about Luigis and clown… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 27 – Minions, d00d!

With the release of Pikmin 3 this week, it’s high time we paid tribute to the great unsung heroes of gaming: disposable minions. Specifically your disposable minions. We also have a lively discussion about Dragon’s Crown’s extreme stylization, chat a… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 26 – Annoy All Monsters

Giant city-crushin’ monsters are in right now, so why not devote a show to their greatest appearances in video games (and give kaiju expert Brett Elston a chance to wax nostalgic at the same time)? There’s also some talk of… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 25 – Hiyo Silver

Have we really been doing this for 25 straight weeks? Dang! To celebrate being halfway to 50, we spend this episode counting down our top 5 games of 2013 (so far), gushing about Earthbound, recounting your most memorable game deals,… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 23 — Hog Wild

Ride to Hell: Retribution is already being hailed by critics as the worst game of 2013, which has been enough to get most outlets to forget about it. Most outlets, however, are not run by masochists for whom the phrase… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 21 – The Passion of the X

This week’s Vidjagame Apocalypse starts out innocuously enough, with a look at movies based on fake games, but things get heated in the second half, when the crew debates the merits of Microsoft’s decision to roll back its digital rights… Read more

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Vidjagame Apocalypse 20 – E3plosive Decompression

Last week was crazy, but it’s over now, so your exhausted hosts gather before the firelight and trade harrowing stories from the blood-caked trenches. Ha, just kidding — we sit around and complain about video games, just like always! This… Read more

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