Games and Groceries

Media & Entertainment Podcasts

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

Location:

United States

Description:

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

Games and Groceries Is Over...But Here's Why.

4/14/2022
Well...we didn't want to make this video...we didn't think we would have to make this video...but we came to this decision together and we want to explain why in this final video. We had some great time doing the show, but it's time to hang things up here and move on to other things. Games and Groceries might be over, but we're not stopping here...more is to come from us. Chapters 0:00 - Intro 3:54 - Creative Control 11:43 - Making Friends Along The Way 21:02 - Never Forgotten Links...

Duration:00:27:57

The Hiatus Episode

6/28/2021
It's our final episode before we go on a longer Hiatus. We explain why we decided to do this and where we see the future, Adam discusses some behind the scenes processes, and we read your answers about why Video Games matter to you. This is it. Until Next Time. JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj Subscribe to Evalt: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqdSD3wSx93P1UTw2vReLIA Listen To What’s The Biz: https://open.spotify.com/show/3TtjvyQqqibjqPcynWjqkW Give Us A...

Duration:01:15:49

Ep 154: Why Does The Gaming Community Hate Hype??

6/21/2021
In this week’s episode, we discuss a film found on Netflix called ‘Awake’, Pete Hines and Todd Howard understand the frustrations with Playstation fans on the Starfield Exclusivity, Cyberpunk is kind of sort of back on the PSN store but with a warning, the reasons behind the long wait for a new 2D Metroid game, and our big discussion is on the topic of asking why does the gaming community hate hype! #GamingPodcast #MetroidDread #Starfield Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:41 -...

Duration:01:02:52

Ep. 153: Can Games Have World Events Without Politics?

6/14/2021
In this week’s episode, we discuss a film on Disney Plus that came out of Premier Access titled ‘Raya and the Last Dragon’, Panic gives us many more details on the Playdate as well as some accessible tools for new game developers, Elden Ring is a real thing and we even got an official Release Date, Xbox wants to go beyond Console games and into your TV directly without hardware, and our big topic is a discussion on if a game can have world events without being political especially with the...

Duration:01:07:56

Ep. 152: The Art of Intentional Gaming | ft. Andrew Orsie

6/7/2021
In this week’s episode, we discuss a film sent to HBO Max this month called ‘Kajillonaire”, EA has assigned a former Call of Duty GM to lead the way for the Battlefield franchise, Publisher Panic has given some more updates on the Playdate device, Playstation gives much more time for the developers of the God of War sequel, and our big topic is a discussion on the art of intentional gaming with our special guest, Andrew Orsie! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:37 - ‘Kajillionaire’...

Duration:01:33:22

Ep. 151: Will Playing Video Games Ruin Your Life??

5/31/2021
In this week’s episode, we discuss the latest film from John Krasinski “A Quiet Place Part II”, CD Projekt Red appoints a new game director for Cyberpunk 2077, Steam wants to come into the market of the Nintendo Switch in their own way, Sony reveals that a good amount of their gamers are in fact women, and our big discussion is looking at a recent study out of Rutgers University asking will playing video games ruin your life Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:12 - ‘A Quiet Place Part...

Duration:01:05:54

Ep. 150: The Ask Us Anything Special!

5/24/2021
In this week's episode, we take a break from Gaming News and Films to discuss the questions you all submitted to us on Social Media! What are we looking forward to most in North Dakota? What are our favorite beers? Why did Adam do that?! All this and so much more in our Ask Us Anything Special! Time Stamps: 0:00 - Special Thank You 4:01 - CommanderNici's Rapid Fire 27:21 - Video Game Questions 46:23 - Final Questions JOIN THE DISCORD! https://discord.gg/JUT4sjxANj Subscribe to...

Duration:01:11:09

Ep. 149: Can We Define A Video Game? | ft. GameSimp

5/17/2021
In this week’s episode, we discuss the Netflix original film called ‘The Mitchells vs. The Machines”, Sony CFO says there will be a low stock on PS5 for a long while still, Ubisoft reiterates their statement on wanting to make more Free-To-Play games, Sega is considering rebooting some old dormant IPs, and our big topic is looking at the case of Apple v. Epic and the definition of a Video Game with special guest, GameSimp! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:21 - ‘The Mitchells vs. The...

Duration:01:25:27

Ep. 148: Can Retro Games Work in Modern Design | ft. Andrew Orise

5/10/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss the latest Christopher Nolan film that landed on HBO Max called "Tenet", Mass Effect Legendary Edition developers are preserving bittersweet controls from a vehicle, Sony facing a possible but unlikely class action lawsuit, a group of Stadia heads join Jade Raymond's studio, and our big discussion is asking if other Retro Game Franchises can work with Modern Design featuring epic friend of the show, Andrew Orsie! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 2:58...

Duration:01:35:53

Ep. 147: Do We Take Video Games Too Seriously?? | ft. RGT 85

5/3/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix Original Sci-Fi Thriller "Stowaway", Sony making aggressive investments into 1st Party game studios, Microsoft competing alongside Epic Games with Windows Store revenue share, Valorant to be the first game using new chat modification tools, and our big topic is a discussion asking do we take video game too seriously with our special guest, RGT 85 Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:13 - ‘Stowaway’ Review 12:38 - Sony Invests In 1st...

Duration:01:36:11

Ep. 146: Should We ALWAYS Protest Games Industry Decisions??

4/26/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss the film that premiered in Theaters and HBO Max "Mortal Kombat" (2021), MrMattyPlays was right on the money about a KOTOR Remake, It Takes Two sells over 1 Million copies in it's first few weeks, Epic Games Store offers an Indie Game App, and our big topic is asking should we always protest games industry decisions and if it actually makes a difference! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 4:24 - ‘Mortal Kombat’ Review 13:27 -KOTOR Remake News 17:34 -...

Duration:01:05:19

Ep. 145: A New Shift In The Console Wars | ft. CommanderNici

4/19/2021
In this week's episode, we discuss the Netflix Original film called "Thunder Force", the announcement of Oxenfree 2 at the Nintendo Indie World show, F-Zero series is not done but needs a "Grand Idea", Epic Games able to secure a lot more funding for the future, and our big topic is a discussion on the shift in focus throughout the Console Wars with special guest, CommanderNici! Time Stamps ⌛: 0:00 - Intro Talk 3:34 - ‘Thunder Force’ Review 11:13 - Oxenfree II Announced 16:30 -...

Duration:01:31:02

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