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A weekly conversation between married gamers about films, the latest gaming news, and a topic in the gaming industry. Hosted by @AceTheGrocer and @JourneyFirst Business Inquiries: contact@gamesandgroceries.com

A weekly conversation between married gamers about films, the latest gaming news, and a topic in the gaming industry. Hosted by @AceTheGrocer and @JourneyFirst Business Inquiries: contact@gamesandgroceries.com

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United States

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A weekly conversation between married gamers about films, the latest gaming news, and a topic in the gaming industry. Hosted by @AceTheGrocer and @JourneyFirst Business Inquiries: contact@gamesandgroceries.com

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep. 120: The Importance of Multiplayer

10/19/2020
In this week's podcast, we discuss the 2019 reimaging of "Child's Play", how the PS5 version of NBA 2K21 will utilize the DualSense controller, the canon gender of Eivor in the upcoming Assassin's Creed Valhalla, Phil Spencer telling us how massive the Xbox ecosystem really is, and our big topic is a discussion on the importance of multiplayer in gaming Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:33 - ‘Child’s Play (2019)’ Review 12:05 - NBA 2K21 with DualSense 16:50 - Valhalla’s Canon...

Duration:00:57:14

Ep. 119: Can A Game Company Ever Be Irredeemable?

10/12/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix original film 'Hubie Halloween', the updates of the Cyberpunk 2077 Crunch, the rumors that the Xbox Series X is running way too hot, the official Sony breakdown of the Playstation 5 and why it's so tall, and our big topic is the question of 'can a game company ever be irredeemable?' Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:27 - ‘Hubie Halloween’ Review 11:42 - Cyberpunk Crunch Update 17:37 - Xbox Series X Is HOT! 22:13 - PS5 Official...

Duration:01:02:03

Ep. 118: The Ripple Effect of DONTNOD | ft. Dayeanne Hutton

10/5/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix original film 'The Devil All The Time', EA removing an ad from a kid's magazine featuring microtransactions, CD Projekt Red enforcing a mandatory crunch for all staff for Cyberpunk 2077, Yves Guillemot revealing the numbers behind the accusations, and our big topic is a discussion on the ripple effect of DONTNOD games with our guest, Dayeanne Hutton Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:21 - ‘The Devil All The Time’ Review 13:08 - EA Pulls...

Duration:01:22:54

Ep. 117: Is This The Last Console Generation? | ft. CheapyD

9/28/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix documentary on the topic of Social Media called 'The Social Dilemma', Sean Murray deciding to stay silent about his next game, Amazon unveiling their answer for Game Pass and Stadia, Microsoft paying out big bucks for Zenimax Media, and our big topic is a discussion on the question 'Is this the last console generation?' with our guest CheapyD of CAGCast! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:30 - ‘The Social Dilemma’ Review 11:28 - Sean...

Duration:01:26:12

Ep. 116: Our Final Thoughts On Tell Me Why | ft. Katy Bentz

9/21/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss the Amazon Prime original film titled 'Troop Zero', how Immortals Fenyx Rising was inspired by glitch in a different game, Nintendo deciding to discontinue the 3DS models, the price and release date of the Playstation 5 revealed, and our big topic is our final thoughts on Tell Me Why with special guest, Katy Bentz! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:38 - ‘Troop Zero’ Review 14:05 - Immortals Fenyx Rising Made From Glitch 17:48 - Nintendo 3DS...

Duration:01:23:45

Tell Me Why Chapter Three Discussion | ft. Mai Queti

9/14/2020
In our final episode of the Tell Me Why Round Table Discussion, we sit down with our special guest, Mai Queti, to talk on the story highlights and the realism in Chpater Three. Stories of Panic Attacks, old dudes falling asleep, and who the father of the Ronan twins are! All this and so much more in our Tell Me Why Chapter Three Discussion 🔥👇👇👇🔥 Links for Transactivist Groups: Trevor Project: https://www.thetrevorproject.org/ Okra Project:...

Duration:01:36:16

Tell Me Why Chapter Two Discussion | ft. Chris Thompson

9/7/2020
In our second episode of our special Tell Me Why podcast, we discuss the multiple things revealed in Chapter Two of Tell Me Why. How was the night before the incident, who is the true father of the Ronan twins, how does the Alaskan culture drive the narrative of this game? All this and more in the Tell Me Why Chapter Two Round Table Discussion with special guest, Chris Thompson! 🔥👇👇👇🔥 Links for Transactivist Groups: Trevor Project: https://www.thetrevorproject.org/ Okra Project:...

Duration:01:31:27

Tell Me Why Chapter One Discussion | ft. Andrew Orsie

8/31/2020
In our special Tell Me Why Round Table Discussion, we sit down with Andrew Orsie to talk all about the social issues brought up in Chapter One of the story. Thoughts on cultural groups in Alaska, the greatness of researching Transactivist communities, and what it's like to try to be a supportive parent in a judgmental world. Let's discuss Chapter One of Tell Me Why together! 🔥👇👇👇🔥 Links for Transactivist Groups: Trevor Project: https://www.thetrevorproject.org/ Okra Project:...

Duration:01:20:22

Ep. 115: The Minds Of Game Developers | ft Patrick Hickey Jr

8/24/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix Original film called 'Project Power', Ubisoft taking away physical discs from their Deluxe Editions on Xbox, the announcement of a new Call of Duty Black Ops game, the latest PS5 commercial with still no starting price, and our big topic is a discussion on getting to know the minds of game developers with special guest, Patrick Hickey Jr! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:17 - ‘Project Power’ Review 11:24 - Ubisoft Digital Deluxe...

Duration:01:21:13

Ep. 114: We Are Just Customers

8/17/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix Original film called' The Old Guard', Halo Infinite getting delayed into next year, Remedy not providing a Next Gen upgrade unless you pay up, Fortnite gets booted off of Apple App stores, and our big topic is a discussion on the realization that we are all just customers in the gaming industry. Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 5:38 - ‘The Old Guard’ Review 14:00 - Halo Infinite Gets Delayed 18:16 - Control Won’t Give Next Gen...

Duration:01:00:21

Ep. 113: Grey Morality In Video Games | ft. Brian McGuinness

8/10/2020
In this week's episode, we review a Hulu Original movie called 'Big Time Adolescence', Take-Two Interactive CEO takes back what he said about $70 games, Rocksteady teased their new game with DC characters, Spiderman locked by Sony in the new Avengers game, and our big topic is a discussion on grey morality in video games and if they should be more Black and White with special guest Brian McGuinness! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:05 - ‘Big Time Adolescence’ Review 13:20 - Take-Two...

Duration:01:20:02

Ep. 112: Are Politics Okay In Games? | ft. Wombat of CAGcast

8/3/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss a movie found on Hulu called 'A Simple Favor', Konami making their very own gaming PCs, AMD saying that they are sticking to the schedule, 343 heard us shouting and are fixing Halo Infinite, and our big topic is a discussion asking are politics okay in games with very special guest, Wombat of the CAGcast! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:25 - ‘A Simple Favor’ Review 15:05 - Konami Gaming PCs 19:53 - AMD Still On Track 24:23 - Fixing Halo...

Duration:01:24:26

Ep. 111: Separating The Art From The Artist

7/27/2020
In this week's podcast episode, we discuss an interesting film found on Hulu called 'The Assistant', Rocket League going free-to-play later this summer, some new details given about Halo Infinite after the reveal of the Xbox event, the recent scandal to come out of Ubisoft's management circle, and our big topic is a discussion on separating the art from the artist in the lines of video games. Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:58 - ‘The Assistant’ Review 16:14 - Rocket League...

Duration:01:05:59

Ep. 110: Does Gaming Bring Joy? | ft. Good Game Great Game

7/20/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss a Hulu Exclusive film called 'Palm Springs', Lego partnering with Nintendo once again to celebrate 35 years of the NES, Sony is still not done with the PS4 even when the PS5 releases, Reggie becomes an advisor to a mobile game company moving to console, and our big discussion is asking the question does gaming bring true joy with our boys over at Good Game Great Game! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:35 - ‘Palm Springs’ Review 12:35 - Lego NES...

Duration:01:32:17

Ep 109: How Should We Criticize Video Games

7/13/2020
In this week's podcast episode, we discuss a movie found on Prime Video called 'My Spy', The Sims 4 getting a reality themed game show on TBS, Microsoft telling publishers to make Smart Delivery options free, Sony investing some BIG money into Epic Games, and our big topic is a discussion asking how we should criticize video games! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 5:15 - ‘My Spy’ Review 13:35 - Sims Sparked Game Show 18:15 - Microsoft Calls For Free Upgrades 23:02 - Sony Invests In...

Duration:01:02:41

Ep. 108: Why Do We Have Console Wars?

7/6/2020
I this week's podcast, we discuss the film on Netflix called 'The Wrong Missy', Fortnite 'Save The World' finally exiting out of Early Access and into a full game, Nintendo's President apologizes for the JoyCon drift issues, NBA 2K21 possibly reveals next gen game prices, and our big topic is a discussion on why do we have console wars in the first place! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:43 - ‘The Wrong Missy’ Review 13:36 - Fortnite Out Of Beta 19:40 - JoyCon Apology 25:15 - Next...

Duration:01:07:11

Ep. 107: Is Romancing Important In Games? | ft. Rainbow Road Podcast

6/29/2020
In this week's podcast, we discuss the 2019 Alligator film from Sam Riami called 'Crawl', the interestingly controversial announcement of Pokemon Unite, Microsoft shutting down Mixer to give to Facebook Gaming, the Gaming Industry responding to the harassment allegations, and our big topic is asking the question is romancing important in video games with our guest, Travis from Rainbow Road Podcast! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 5:14 - ‘Crawl’ Review 15:09 - Pokemon Unite...

Duration:01:35:19

Ep 106: Creating Different Gaming Content | ft. MrMattyPlays

6/22/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss the A24 film up on Netflix called 'Lady Bird', EA making a brand new Star Wars flight game called 'Squadrons', the announcement of a new Pokemon Snap game through a Twitter Post, Cyberpunk 2077 being delayed once again, and our big topic is a discussion of making different kinds of gaming content with our special guest, MrMattyPlays! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:06 - ‘Lady Bird’ Review 12:35 - Star Wars Squadrons 16:19 - New Pokemon Snap...

Duration:01:28:45

Ep. 105: Diversity In Video Games | ft. AbsoluteProdigy

6/15/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss the wild ride of a movie called 'Mandela Effect', how Google Stadia screwed up but still bought good news, Bungie's new IP will be comical and whimsical, our reactions to the PS5 Console reveal, and our big topic is about bringing more Diversity in Video Games with special guest AbsoluteProdigy!! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:55 - ‘Mandela Effect’ Review 13:10 - Gods & Monsters Leaked 15:58 - New Bungie Comedic Game 19:59 - PS5 Console...

Duration:01:21:14

Ep. 104: Encouraging Fitness For Gamers | ft. Adrian Hon

6/8/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss the issues of racial inequality in our country, we then move to a lighter note of reviewing an indie film on Hulu called Disappearance at Clifton Hill, Sony losing a court ruling of refunds, the announcement of the Sega Game Gear Micro, the statements of the protests from different companies, and our big topic is a discussion of Encouraging Fitness for Gamers with our special guest, Adrian Hon! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 15:06 - ‘Disappearance at...

Duration:01:31:17