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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 General 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 General Inquiries: contact@gamesandgroceries.com
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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 General Inquiries: contact@gamesandgroceries.com

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English


Episodes

Ep. 63: No Time To Game | ft. Overachievers Gaming Podcast

8/19/2019
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In this week's episode, we discuss the future of streaming video games as said by Phil Spencer, the lead producer of Anthem leaving the studio after eight years, Twitch not playing the bigger man and does wrong to Ninja, and our big topic is about not having enough time for video games with special guests 'Overachievers Gaming Podcast'! Intro Music: 'Follow Me' by Jimmy Fontanez Overachievers Gaming Podcast...

Duration:01:32:43

Ep. 62: The Case for Long Games

8/12/2019
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Man, we were exhausted after a long week, but we try our best to keep the energy up for y'all! In this week's podcast, we discuss a Netflix original film, Halo Infinite will look just fine on your old console, the ESA breaks down and requires loot box regulations, Epic Games plays the good guys and defends Ooblets, and this week's big topic is the case for Long Video Games...like RDR2... Intro Music: 'Follow Me' by Jimmy Fontanez Time Stamps: Movie Minutes – 5:06 Halo Infinite on...

Duration:01:08:55

Ep. 61: How Can Christians Be Gamers?

8/5/2019
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In this week's episode we discuss the Hulu Exclusive movie called 'Almost Friends', the earnings report from Ea that stated NBA Live 20 will be delayed, an amazing accomplishment by Sony to get as many PS4's into as many homes as possible, Ninja making some huge strides by striding away from his former home, and our big topic comes from one of our recent YouTube videos as to how can Christians be Gamers? Intro Music: 'Follow Me' by Jimmy Fontanez Time Stamps: Movie Minutes: ‘Almost...

Duration:01:05:42

Ep. 60: Apolitical Gamers ft. MrMattyPlays

7/29/2019
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In this week's podcast, we discuss Hideo Kojima's predictions for Video Game Streaming and what the future holds, Nintendo writing a memo to customer service with a no-questions-asked business model, CD Projekt Red being misquoted for religious themes, and our big topic is all about Apolitical Gamers with our special guest 'MrMattyPlays'! Intro Music: 'Follow Me' by Jimmy Fontanez MrMattyPlays Social: Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmXH6CX_juGwNFTj3PESdoA Twitch:...

Duration:01:24:10

Ep. 59: Game Subscription Services

7/22/2019
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In this week's episode, we discuss the YouTube documentary on God of War (2018) titled 'Raising Kratos', a beloved Studio Director leaves a large studio after 24 years of service, EA gives a big patch to Sims 4 to the point where you'd call it Sims 5, a newly improved Nintendo Switch is silently releasing, and our big topic is all about Gaming Subscription Services such as Game Pass and Stadia! Intro Music: 'Follow Me' by Jimmy Fontanez Time Stamps: Movie Minutes – 5:22 Tim...

Duration:01:02:29

Ep. 58: Marriage and Gaming Pt 3

7/15/2019
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In this week's episode we dive into the 2018 film 'The Spy Who Dumped Me', discuss an announcement for a new video game based Netflix series that will be sure to please a good amount of watchers, we get the announcement of a new Splinter Cell & Assassin's Creed game but not in the way you'd think, Nintendo drops the biggest news of the week with a small iteration, and finally we take a lot at our marriage and it has been built up over the course of this podcast! Intro Music: 'Follow Me' by...

Duration:01:08:10

Ep. 57: The Message Behind Sea of Solitude

7/8/2019
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In this week's episode we discuss the latest film in the MCU 'Spider-Man: Far From Home', Epic becomes charitable towards a developer and their kickstarter backers after a major backlash, Remedy Entertainment regains the rights to a fan favorite game series and discusses the future of it, EA once again is disconnected from their audience perspectives, and our big topic of the week is all about the deeper message behind the newly released game 'Sea of Solitude'. Intro Music: 'Follow Me' by...

Duration:01:17:05

Ep. 56: Break the Mold (ft. Nick DePalo)

7/1/2019
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In this week's episode, we take a look at a new follow up game from Josef Fares but it's not A Way Out 2, Phil Harrison brings good news about purchases made on the Google Stadia platform, Tim Sweeney once again defends his exclusive game captures on Twitter, and today we have the developer behind Adam's Ascending, Nick DePalo! WE talk about his favorite PS1 games, his thoughts on Christian games, and we have a fantastic discussion all about breaking the mold of traditional content...

Duration:01:26:16

Ep. 55: Does Gaming Make You Fat?

6/24/2019
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In this week's episode we discuss the Directorial Debut of Idris Elba with "Yardie", Bungie caring for the work-life balance of their development team, Microsoft scrapping their ideas for an affordable console and hiding all of the evidence, EA officially calling Loot Boxes by a different name and Epic claiming to be a non-profit organization, and our big topic for the week is all about fitness and gaming as well as some quick tips for efficient workouts while giving more time for...

Duration:01:09:30

Ep. 54: E3 Thoughts After Sleeping On It

6/17/2019
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In this week's episode we discuss the film " Borg vs. McEnroe" as two players face off with differing mentalities, Dontnod releasing a statement that their next title in 2020 and will be an exclusive to Epic Game Store, Todd Howard discusses new gameplay details on Starfield along with partnering with Elon Musk, Phil Spencer talking more rumors for a bigger partnership with the Nintendo Switch, and out big topic for the week is all about E3 and what our thoughts are one week after the big...

Duration:01:09:25

Ep. 53.2: E3 2019 Part 2

6/12/2019
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Part 2 of this week's episode continues our discussion of more showcases out of E3 2019! We talk on the PC Gaming show and the highlight game that'll take a bite out of the competition, Limited Run Games giving us a truckload of PS Vita games and supporting another handheld system, Ubisoft allowing us to play as an old lady assassin and telling us how they plan to copy Rocket League, Square Enix giving a lot of information on the Final Fantasy remake as well as their Avengers project, and...

Duration:01:29:30

Ep. 53: E3 2019 Part 1

6/10/2019
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In this week's episode, we're taking a deep dive in the first 4 showcases of E3 2019! We take a look at EA Play, even if it didn't take part in E3, and we talk on Jedi Fallen Order, FIFA 20, and the new expansion on Sim 4. Microsoft came next and it was mildly disappointing for us, we talk on a ton of games coming to users on Game Pass Ultimate, Gears of War 5, some indie game we liked, and their "talk" on the next-gen Xbox. Bethesda was next up to bat and we discuss new Fallout 76 DLCs, a...

Duration:01:19:41

Ep. 52: Importance of Game Worlds

6/3/2019
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In this week's episode we discuss the Hulu exclusive film 'Please Stand By' in our Movie Minutes, Phil Spencer promises to bring the heat at this year's E3 by announcing a whole lot of exclusives, Death Stranding getting a 9 minute trailer of story and gameplay along with a surprising release date, Todd Howard admitting to IGN of how shaky Fallout 76 was, and our big topic for the week is all about Video Game worlds and how they keep you invested in a game's story. Intro Music: 'Follow Me'...

Duration:01:05:39

Ep. 51: Video Games Make Memories

5/27/2019
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In this week's episode we discuss an Australian indie film "The Rover" in Movie Minutes, a new Star Wars movie based on a video game developed by Bioware (yup, that one!), a promise from Sony that the transition to the next generation on consoles will be as smooth as possible, Gamestop making desperate attempts to stay financially afloat, and our big topic for the week is talking on how video games are able to give you great memories with your friends and family. Intro Music: 'Follow Me' by...

Duration:01:02:41

Ep. 50: Ask Us Anything

5/20/2019
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We've made it to 50 episodes y'all and this week we talk about our thoughts on John Wick 3 as well as answering fan questions sent in to us. Is a hotdog a sandwich? Will there be a Mass Effect Trilogy? What's the best comic book video game? Should the Sixers trade Ben Simmons? All this and more as the fans Ask Us Anything and we answer as many as we can! Intro Music: 'Follow Me' by Jimmy Fontanez

Duration:01:07:48

Ep. 49: Thoughts on Life is Strange 2 Episode 3

5/11/2019
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In this week's episode we discuss we discuss how an upcoming Elder Scrolls Online Tabletop RPG learned their copy and paste skills from their old high school essay projects, a Senator from Missouri is trying to pass a bill that will help minor video game players learn to better their finances, a vital walk-out occurs in Riot studios that could lead to the unionization of game developers, and our big topic for the week is all about our thoughts and opinions of the latest episode in Life is...

Duration:01:03:05

Ep. 48: The Case For Short Games

5/6/2019
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In this week's episode we discuss the film 'John Wick 2' in Movie Minutes, the unfortunate events surrounding Slightly Mad Studio's project console 'Madbox', the Epic Games Store acquires yet another studio and game that will mess with the Steam ecosystem, the creators of World of Warcraft and Lord of the Rings Online released a new Educational MMO with a AAA experience, and our big topic for this week is our case to play more shorter games including some solid recommendations. Intro Music:...

Duration:01:00:33

Bonus Episode: Avengers Endgame SPOILERcast

4/29/2019
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We watched Avengers: Endgame for a second time, if you've seen it you can check out our thoughts. We won't even go over what we talked about in the description because that is ALSO a spoiler. Enjoy! If you would like to submit a question for our Episode 50 AMA, you can tweet it to us using the hashtag #GG50 or email your question to us at gamesandgroceries@gmail.com

Duration:00:58:20

Ep. 47: Female Gamers

4/29/2019
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In this week's episode we introduce our plans for a special 50th episode, discuss the movie Endgame without spoilers, Nintendo president debunking a rumor for their E3 presentation, Hideo Kojima confuses us more about his new game at the Tribeca Film Festival, Tim Sweeney holding exclusives hostage until Steam meets their demands, and our big topic for the week is all about female gamers and how we can bring in more women into the video game culture! Intro Music: "Follow Me" by Jimmy...

Duration:01:02:21

Ep 46: Show Your Hype Level

4/22/2019
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In this week's episode we talk about the Hulu Exclusive movie "Destroyer" in our Movie Minutes, the Halo Showtime series has chosen its Master Chief actor, Microsoft has announced their All Digital edition of the Xbox One S (we need some oofs in the chat), Mark Cerny dropped a massive info dump for Wired about the PS5 specs, and our big topic for this week is all about being open to the emotions of your hype for a game or upcoming movie! Intro Music: "Follow Me" by Jimmy Fontanez

Duration:01:02:01