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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. 144: Should We Only Buy PHYSICAL GAMES?? | ft. Toofur

4/5/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss the HBO Max movie that also released in theaters called "Godzilla Vs. Kong", Cyberpunk 2077 coming closer to getting on the PSN store (supposedly), Xbox is giving good treatment to older Retro Games to the Cloud, a new record is set for the most expensive game ever sold, and our big topic is asking the question should we only buy physical games with our special guest, Toofur Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:23 - ‘Godzilla Vs. Kong’ Review 10:20 -...

Duration:01:21:30

Ep. 143: Is This Too Much LIFE IS STRANGE? | ft. Adnan Riaz

3/29/2021
In this week's show, we discuss the Hulu Original film titled 'Boss Level', Ghost of Tsushima is getting the movie treatment with a well known director, Niantic partners with Nintendo to bring in Pikmin on Phones, ex-Bethesda employee Ikumi Nakamura creates her own studio, and our big topic is a discussion on the reveal of Life Is Strange True Colors and asking is this too much life is strange with special guest, Adnan Riaz! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 2:57 - ‘Boss Level’...

Duration:01:11:48

Ep. 142: Is GAME PASS The Answer To Next-Gen Prices??

3/22/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss a SYFY Original film found over on Netflix called "No Escape Room", Jade Raymond opens a new studio that is backed by Sony, Sony acquires a massive fighting game tournament, Square Enix reveals the trailer and info for Life Is Strange True Colors, and our big topic is a discussion asking is Game Pass the answer to next gen prices with costs going up on video games Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:19 - ‘No Escape Room’ Review 11:01 - Jade Raymond...

Duration:01:03:08

Ep. 141: Is Gaming Culture Still A Boy's Club??

3/15/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss the documentary found on HBO Max called "Covid Diaries NY", Microsoft finalizing the deal with Zenimax and the plans for future titles, Silver Rain Games signs with EA Originals for their new game, a forgotten GameBoy Color game will be released this summer, and our big topic is asking is gaming culture still a boy's club with female gamers on the rise! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:04 - ‘Covid Diaries NY’ Review 11:11 - Xbox x Bethesda...

Duration:01:08:44

Ep. 140: Is Being A GAMER Just A Phase? | ft. Mic Fury

3/8/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss the new film found on Netflix called "Moxie", the Switch Pro rumors are slowly becoming a reality, Marvel's Avengers is becoming more grindy for the better, Hogwarts Legacy is getting more inclusive, and our big topic is asking the question "is being a gamer just phase" with our special guest, Mic Fury! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:23 - ‘Moxie!’ Review 13:36 - Switch Pro Is Real 18:52 - Avengers Gets Grindy 22:31 - Hogwarts Legacys Gets...

Duration:01:34:59

Ep. 139: Should Governments Ban Games? | ft. Games As Lit

3/1/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss a movie that can be found on Hulu called "Nomadland", more Playstation games are heading over to PC, a new open world Pokemon game is in the works for 2022, Bioware pulls the plug on Anthem, and our big discussion is asking "Should governments ban games" with our special guest, Games As Lit (aka The Game Professor) Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 2:57 - ‘Nomadland’ Review 11:01 - More Playstation PC Games 16:13 - Pokemon Open World Game 21:16 -...

Duration:01:31:55

Ep. 138: Have Americans Changed Their Minds On Video Games??

2/22/2021
In this week's episode we discuss a newly added Netflix movie called 'I Care A Lot', North Dakota giving their attempt to protect app developers, Nintendo working non-stop on the Switch's successor, Valheim selling over 3 Million copies in the first 2 weeks, and our big topic is a discussion on a survey on gaming and asking have Americans changed their minds on Video Games? Article Used For...

Duration:00:59:16

Ep. 137: How Video Games Spark Creativity | ft. GameSimp

2/15/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss a Political Comedy that can be found on HBO Max called "Irresistible", Movie Theaters in South Korea are opening up to rent out to Gaming Sessions, Terreria for Stadia has been canceled due to Google's communication, Epic Games launches a new NPC creator tool, and our big topic is a discussion on how video games spark creativity with special guest, GameSimp! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:21 - ‘Irresistible’ Review 11:45 - Theaters Renting To...

Duration:01:28:38

Ep. 136: Can Video Games DAMAGE Relationships??

2/8/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss the light-hearted film found on Hulu called 'Missing Link', Amazon's new CEO is not giving up on the Games Studio, Mass Effect Legendary Edition is making some angle changes, Stadia decides to shut down First Party studios, and our big topic is asking the question 'Can Video Games Damage Relationships?' Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:15 - ‘Missing Link’ Review 10:25 - Amazon Not Giving Up On Games 13:56 - Mass Effect Changing Angles 18:23 -...

Duration:01:01:34

Ep. 135: Give Retro Games A Chance! | ft. Andrew Orsie

2/1/2021
In this week's podcast episode, we discuss the next Warner Brothers movie streaming Day One on HBO Max 'The Little Things', Astral Chain is now considered a full Nintendo IP, the new studio is made for Skate 4, DONTNOD is funded BIG TIME, and our big topic is a discussion on giving retro games a chance with special guest, Andrew Orsie! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:04 - ‘The Little Things’ Review 11:24 - Who Owns The Astral Chain IP? 16:54 - The Skate 4 Studio 20:35 - Tencent...

Duration:01:27:54

Ep. 134: Was Cyberpunk 2077 The WORST Video Game Release??

1/25/2021
In this week's episode, we take a look at a movie that just came over to HBO Max called "The King of Staten Island", Gabe Newell coming out to say that Valve is making many more games, the EU protecting the gamer consumers once again, Vicarious Visions being absorbed into Blizzard, and our big topic is asking the question was Cyberpunk 2077 the worst video game release? Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:31 - ‘The King of Staten Island’ Review 11:18 - Valve Are Making Games 15:32 -...

Duration:01:05:51

Ep. 133: Have Video Games Influenced Culture? | ft. Travis of Rainbow Road

1/18/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss a Thriller movie found over on Hulu called "Alone", Bethesda making an Indiana Jones game with LucasFilms, the final Games Sales results of 2020, CD Projekt CEO is very sorry you guys, and our big topic is a discussion asking the question Have Video Games Influenced Culture with special guest Travis of the Rainbow Road Podcast! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:11 - ‘Alone’ Review 12:56 - Bethesda’s Indiana Jones Game 17:55 - The Gaming Sales of...

Duration:01:27:40

Ep. 132: Are GAME LOGOS Actually Important? | ft. Cory Schmitz

1/11/2021
In this week's episode, we talk about our thoughts on a movie found on Netflix called "Braven", Nintendo purchasing the studio behind Luigi's Mansion 3, Epic games purchases a mall for its headquarters offices, Cyberpunk player base drops big time after only 3 weeks, and our big topic is a discussion on the question are game logos actually important with our special guest, Cory Schmitz! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:51 - ‘Braven’ Review 10:28 - Nintendo Buys Next Level...

Duration:01:12:13

Ep. 131: Is Information The Key To Fun? | ft. Mic Fury

1/4/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss the first film in the WB/HBO Max Day One Release deal 'Wonder Woman 1984', CD Projekt Red taking measures to defend themselves in court, Rockstar insiders giving us little bits of Bully 2 Knowledge, Star Citizen creators cancels upcoming beta, and our big topic is a discussion on the question Is Information The Key To Fun with special guest Mic Fury! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:23 - ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Review 12:35 - CD Projekt Red...

Duration:01:29:18

Ep. 130: End of the Year Discussion | ft. AbsoluteProdigy

12/28/2020
In this week's Games and Groceries Podcast, we take a look back in the past year in Gaming News and discuss the good and the bad of 2020 Gaming as well as what we look forward to in the year 2021. From talks of Cyberpunk 2077, the cultural effects of Animal Crossing New Horizons, and more gender equality in the Game Development Studios, it's time to sit back and listen to our End of the Year Discussion with our friend AbsoluteProdigy! Time Stamps: 0:00 - Intro Talk 5:26 - The Bad of...

Duration:01:23:51

Ep. 129: How To Build Up A Game Community | ft. Mai Queti

12/21/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss the Christmas Slasher film found on HBO Max called "Black Christmas", Vin Diesel has been named an Executive Producer on a massive video game, the UK government is starting to make laws against scalping consoles, Cyberpunk 2077 and the rough chain events that broke Adam apart, and our big topic is a discussion on building up a Gaming Community with special guest, Mai Queti Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:25 - ‘Black Christmas’ Review 10:55 - Vin...

Duration:01:24:12

Ep. 128: The Nerves of Your First Game Launch | ft. Nick DePalo

12/14/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss the Christmas film found on Netflix called 'Christmas Break-In", JJ Abams' Video Game company appoints Left4Dead creator, 343 Industries putting off Halo Infinite for another year to fix graphics, multiple Mass Effect veterans returning for the new project, and our big topic is a discussion on releasing your very first video game with our special guest, Nick DePalo! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:33 - ‘Christmas Break-In’ Review 12:24 - Bad Robot...

Duration:01:14:08

Ep. 127: When Is The Time For A Sequel? ft. Dan of TGSEP

12/7/2020
In this week's show, we discuss the Hulu Original Christmas film called 'Happiest Season', Halo Infinite Community Managers putting out the fire of Battle Royale rumors, Silent Hill director making his own studio with friends from the Gaming Industry, two very important people from Bioware decide to step down, and our big topic is a discussion of when is the right time for a game sequel with special guest Dan of TGSEP Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 2:45 - ‘Happiest Season’...

Duration:01:23:34

Ep. 126: Does The GAMING INDUSTRY Need A Reset?

11/30/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix Christmas Musical film called 'Jingle Jangle', the PS% not allowing swear words over on Twitter posts, the Marvel's Avengers game flopped harder than we ever thought it could, a new indie studio opens up with the heads of major AAA studios, and our big topic is a discussion asking the question does the gaming industry need a reset Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:57 - ‘Jingle Jangle’ Review 12:08 - PS5 Censors Twitter Posts 16:45 -...

Duration:00:57:41

Ep. 125: Did We Need NEXT GEN This Year?? | ft. MrMattyPlays

11/23/2020
In this week's episode, we discuss the Japanese film that came to Netflix called 'Mother', Xbox bosses telling Bethesda their games need to be first or best on the Xbox Ecosystem, Jim Ryan saving us from having to pay $1000 on PS5, Nintendo shutting down The Big House over an online mod, and our big topic is asking the question Did We Need Next Gen This Year with special guest, MrMattyPlays Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:03 - ‘Mother’ Review 11:50 - Bethesda Will Be Best On...

Duration:01:29:33