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Tune in each week to hear Will and Drew chat about video games new and old, and interview members of the gaming community to find out what brought them to the scene.

Tune in each week to hear Will and Drew chat about video games new and old, and interview members of the gaming community to find out what brought them to the scene.
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United States

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Tune in each week to hear Will and Drew chat about video games new and old, and interview members of the gaming community to find out what brought them to the scene.

Twitter:

@WDGRPodcast

Language:

English


Episodes

WDGRPodcast Episode 011: The Strawberries Feel Safe

1/15/2019
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Will and Drew have had a pair of games on their must-play list for quite some time, and through a bit of happenstance, both were able to dive in and spend some time with them. So, this episode is basically all about two indy games: Celeste, and Gris. Will and Drew talk about the games, how they connect emotionally, and much more in a deep-dive on each game. Plus, a look at how single player games are making a resurgence, and much more! Tell us what you're playing right now on Facebook,...

Duration:01:07:05

WDGRPodcast Episode 010: Type n' Snipe, featuring v0rt3x

1/9/2019
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For our 10th episode, we are fortunate to speak with long-time friend Vic, aka v0rt3x. We have a lengthy chat with him about growing up with video games in India, his move to the United States, cutting his teeth in the arcades, early PC games, and his amazing fluid art. Naturally, we ran out of time on this one, so be sure to keep an eye out for Vic's return in the future! Check out Chroma Flow Designs on Facebook, Instagram, and Etsy. Check Vic out on Twitter:@vort3x13 Be sure to join...

Duration:01:35:54

WDGRPodcast Episode 009: I've Got Billys for Days

12/30/2018
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The New Year is nearly upon us, and Will and Drew have a list of New Year's Resolutions - for both themselves and the gaming industry. What would they like to see from developers? What games do they plan to beat? What Classic system do they hope to see in 2019? Plus, Will and Drew hit the listener mailbag for feedback on their Limbo play-through, future indy titles, and more! Tell us what you're playing right now, and let us know what your favorite holiday gaming memories are on Facebook,...

Duration:01:06:45

WDGRPodcast Episode 008: In The Mail

12/23/2018
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It's mere days before Christmas, and Will and Drew break out some of their favorite video game memories. What do they remember most about Christmas morning? How have those memories aged? Plus, Will and Drew look back at their time with Limbo. Does the game still live up to the hype from years ago? All this plus much more! Tell us what you're playing right now, and let us know what your favorite holiday gaming memories are on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram: @WDGRPodcast! Drop us a...

Duration:01:11:47

WDGRPodcast Episode 007: Adderalls and Minecraft

12/16/2018
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Will and Drew have a rare opportunity to record in-person, so they take advantage of it by loading up on New Haven pizza, cracking open a couple of beers, and recording in Drew's game room. After they're done talking about all that fun stuff, they dive into Doom's 25th Anniversary, and discuss memories of the franchise. Plus, last week Will and Drew decided to have a collective playthrough of Journey, and they've got a lot to say about the experience. Join in as the two recall their...

Duration:01:02:50

WDGRPodcast Episode 006: Totally MIDI Dude

12/9/2018
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It's a musical sort of episode this week as Will and Drew dive into some of their favorite video game soundtracks! And while each has picked five of their favorites, it is by no means a comprehensive list of music. Plus, Drew has gotten his hands on a PlayStation Classic. What are his early thoughts? All this plus lots more! Be sure to join us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram: @WDGRPodcast! ***** "Cyborg Ninja" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By...

Duration:01:07:53

WDGRPodcast Episode 005: Swabbing With Q-Tips, featuring Saikoro

12/2/2018
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It is our pleasure to welcome Saikoro to this episode of WDGR Podcast. He is an up and coming streamer who has a unique take on promoting his streams - amazing sprite work. We sit with Saikoro and talk about his journey with Twitch, his attention to detail, what games he grew up with and how he became a gamer, and so much more. Trust us when we say, we have only scratched the surface of this amazing person. We hope you enjoy our chat with Saikoro! Check him out on Twitch:...

Duration:01:41:18

WDGRPodcast Episode 004: Those Crazy Caramel Genes

11/25/2018
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Will and Drew are recording on the day after Thanksgiving, so they're still digesting their meals and recovering from the deals. But is Black Friday all it's cracked up to be for gamers? Plus, Will and Drew take a look at some indy games that are short but incredible - perfect for an adult gamer lifestyle. Which games are the best? Which leave a lasting impression? All this, plus Drew plays Tetris better, Will plays Bayonetta 2's intro, and much more! Be sure to join us on Facebook,...

Duration:01:16:59

WDGRPodcast Episode 003: Sucking Up Slimes With A Dyson

11/17/2018
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Sony has announced they will not be attending E3 this year. Will and Drew are shocked and dismayed by the announcement. What does this mean? Is it the end of the world? Plus, with Thanksgiving right around the corner, Will and Drew break down our - and your - favorite games to play with the family around Thanksgiving time. Be sure to join us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram: @WDGRPodcast! "Cyborg Ninja" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution...

Duration:01:17:18

WDGRPodcast Episode 002: Magical Butter Machine Was the First Thing to Come Up

11/12/2018
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Will and Drew are back again for another episode, and there's a ton to talk about. Is Sony phoning it in on the PlayStation Classic? Is there too much to do in Red Dead Redemption 2? Do open world games bore us? And, why does Drew choose to emulate when he also collects? Be sure to join us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram: @WDGRPodcast! -- "Cyborg Ninja" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0...

Duration:01:02:56

WDGRPodcast Episode 001: The Very First One!

11/4/2018
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Everything has a beginning, right? Well, this is the beginning of the show! Learn about how Will and Drew got into gaming, and hear stories about how Will went on a buying spree to play X-Men vs. Street Fighter. Be sure to join us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram: @WDGRPodcast! ----- "Cyborg Ninja" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:01:03:38