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A weekly video game podcast for the nerd-inclined! Join Andrea Rene, Brittney Brombacher and Kristine Steimer as they analyze the week's video game news, give hands-on impressions of upcoming titles, discuss your questions, and have a little bit of "off topic" conversation. Also, what's a gaming podcast without some alcohol from time to time?

A weekly video game podcast for the nerd-inclined! Join Andrea Rene, Brittney Brombacher and Kristine Steimer as they analyze the week's video game news, give hands-on impressions of upcoming titles, discuss your questions, and have a little bit of "off topic" conversation. Also, what's a gaming podcast without some alcohol from time to time?
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A weekly video game podcast for the nerd-inclined! Join Andrea Rene, Brittney Brombacher and Kristine Steimer as they analyze the week's video game news, give hands-on impressions of upcoming titles, discuss your questions, and have a little bit of "off topic" conversation. Also, what's a gaming podcast without some alcohol from time to time?

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Episodes

Red Dead Redemption 2 Gameplay Reveal - What's Good Games (Ep. 65)

8/10/2018
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This episode of What’s Good Games is Presented by PayPal! Support your favorite creators to help #LevelthePayingField and close the gender pay gap at http://bit.ly/LevelThePayingField. #sponsored This week the crew brings you a special live presentation of the show presented by PayPal! We've got lots of news including the Super Smash Bros Ultimate Nintendo Direct, Mega Evolutions in Pokémon Let's Go, Red Dead Redemption 2 new gameplay trailer, Fortnite is FINALLY on Android, and so much...

Duration:02:25:52

Inside Shadow of the Tomb Raider - What's Good Games Bonus Content

8/10/2018
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At a recent preview event for Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Andrea sat down with Lead Writer Jill Murray and Game Director Daniel Chayer-Bisson to chat about Lara's journey to become the Tomb Raider. They chatted about her relationship with Jonah, how she is coping with Trinity, the new open world aspects of the game, and much more. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more....

Duration:00:32:56

Nintendo Switch and PS4 Sold a LOT - What's Good Games (Ep. 64)

8/3/2018
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This episode is sponsored by Vincero! Visit http://www.vincerowatches.com/WGG and use the promo code WHATSGOOD for 15% off your total order! Man oh man, Nintendo is really kicking some serious butt. This week the ladies talk about Nintendo’s awesome numbers and discuss the potential of the Switch catching up to the PS4. Speaking of PS4, Sony had some awesome numbers to report as well! Hands-on impressions include Spellforce 3, Pool Panic and Britt laments about her bad luck in Octopath...

Duration:01:49:52

Xbox Scarlett Details Emerge? - What's Good Games (Ep. 63)

7/27/2018
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Thanks to Quip for sponsoring this episode! Go to http://www.getquip.com/whatsgood to get your first refill pack free with a Quip electric toothbrush. Thanks to Bespoke Post for sponsoring this episode! To receive 20% off your first subscription box, go to http://bespokepost.com, and enter promo code WHATSGOOD This week the ladies are joined once again by Alanah Pearce! Let’s talk about those Xbox Scarlett rumors and what it could mean for the industry (if true!), Rocket League’s...

Duration:01:56:01

Octopath Traveler Impressions and the Revival of No Man's Sky - What's Good Games (Ep. 62)

7/20/2018
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This week the team chats the revival of No Man's Sky, changes to Middle-earth: Shadow of War, Destiny 2's new Summer Solstice event, and what the heck is Nathan Fillion up to? Plus, Britt and Steimer have lots of thoughts on Octopath Traveler, Andrea got nothing but net in Mario Tennis Aces, and Britt talks about a rage-quit worthy ending to Vampyr. They round out the show with memories of San Diego Comic-Con and what they're looking forward to at this year's show. Support What’s Good...

Duration:02:15:49

Nintendo Wants More Indie Games - What's Good Games (Ep. 61)

7/13/2018
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This week the team discusses Nintendo's new directive to add lots more indie games to the eShop for Switch, what the heck is going on with Fortnite's Season 5 teases, Xbox's Special Olympics tournament, and some crazy E3 2018 statistics. In segment 2, Steimer discusses Hero U, Britt has played more Vampyr and Resident Evil 2, and Andrea jumped back into the Division. And finally, the Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit spoilercast is here! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain...

Duration:01:54:51

Our 2018 Game of the Year So Far - What's Good Games (Ep. 60)

7/6/2018
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HO-LY CRAP, it's hard to believe, but 2018 is more than halfway over. You know what this means, right? It means it's time for us to talk about our favorite games (so far!) of 2018. Which games are contenders for Game of the Year, and which ones won't make the cut? Which upcoming games will top the list? Thanks to Quip for sponsoring this episode! Get your free refill at www.getquip.com/whatsgood :41 Welcome to the show! 7:06 Let’s talk about Game of the Year contenders 8:35 Britt’s...

Duration:01:06:09

Fortnite is EVERYWHERE w/ Greg Miller - What's Good Games (Ep. 59)

6/29/2018
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This week Kinda Funny's Greg Miller joins the crew to talk about all things Fortnite! No seriously, why is this game always in the news?! PUBG Corp dropped their lawsuit against Epic Games, Playstation's President chats about the future of cross play, and Pokémon Go is getting a second wind. Then they chat about playing...yes...Fortnite, Britt tried Vampyr, and Steimer FINALLY finished Persona 5! Lastly: strap in for all of the SPOILERS in the Detroit: Become Human spoilercast....

Duration:01:43:52

Best of E3 2018 Part 2 - What's Good Games (Ep. 58)

6/22/2018
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It's the week after E3 and the ladies are RECHARGED AF (hahaha that's a joke, we're all still dead) and tackle this week's news, like the news about the Xbox Avatar Editor, Cyberpunk's lack of loading screens, Fallout 76's stealth mode, Beyond Good & Evil 2's beta and more. Hands-on impressions include Pokemon Let's Go, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, LEGO DC Super Villains, Spyro, Jurassic World Evolution and more. Our third segment is ALL about E3, and we take questions from our Dear WGG...

Duration:02:14:18

Best of E3 2018 - What's Good Games (Ep.57)

6/15/2018
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We were at E3 2018 and recorded a special episode LIVE from the Facebook Gaming Live Studio. We discussed some of our favorite games from E3 including Anthem, Spider-Man, The Division 2, Assassin's Creed Odyssey, Ori and the Will of the Wisps, Dying Light 2, Resident Evil 2, Destiny 2 Gambit Mode, Cyberpunk 2077 and MORE! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social...

Duration:01:03:42

Pre-E3 Show with Chastity Vincencio! - What's Good Games (Ep. 56)

6/8/2018
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ERMAHGERD E3 is almost here! The girls chat with Gamespot's Chastity Vincencio about everything that is going down at E3 next week. They give their thoughts on the big Destiny 2 Forsaken news, Assassin's Creed Odyssey, and much more! They go hands-on with a bunch of games including West of Loathing, Team Sonic Racing, BlazeBlue, and Dragon Quest XI just to name a few. Plus it wouldn't be a pre-E3 show without some wild wishes. Follow Chastity on Twitter at...

Duration:02:07:48

Pokemon Switch AND Fallout 76?! - What's Good Games (Ep. 55)

6/1/2018
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This week Brandon Jones of Easy Allies joins the team to discuss a HUGE week of news. STRAP IN: The Pokemon Company announced not 1, but 3 new Pokemon games are coming to Nintendo Switch. Bethesda revealed Fallout 76 is coming and we'll learn more at E3. Plus more game announcements and PUBG Corp made good on their wishes to sue Epic Games over Battle Royale. In hands-on: Andrea and Brandon chat about We Happy Few and Underworld Ascendant, Britt played Pokemon Quest and Steimer decided...

Duration:03:00:01

Detroit: Become Human & Kingdom Hearts 3 Impressions w/Kim Wallace - What's Good Games (Ep. 54)

5/25/2018
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With Britt somewhere in the Alaskan wilderness, Andrea and Steimer are joined by Kim Wallace of Game Informer! The ladies discuss the info dump of Battlefield V news, Fortnite's $100M esports bid, and Xbox's new Adaptive Controller. They also chat about their hands-on time with newly launched Detroit: Become Human, State of Decay 2 and a slew of titles from pre-E3 events including Days Gone, Kingdom Hearts 3 and Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII. This episode is brought to you by...

Duration:02:34:10

E3 2018 Predictions...By A Magic 8 Ball - What's Good Games (Ep. 53)

5/18/2018
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E3 is LESS THAN FOUR WEEKS AWAY (!!!) so it's time to make some freakin' predictions. But this time the What's Good Games crew has the help of a friend...a Magic 8 Ball. Some predictions are bold, some are predictable, and some are NEVER happening, but we hope you enjoy this special episode! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our...

Duration:01:35:41

Happy Birthday To Us! (And Nintendo's Big Info Dump) - What's Good Games (Ep 52)

5/11/2018
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IT’S OUR ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY! To celebrate let’s chat about ALL OF THAT NINTENDO NEWS HOLY CRAP, Thanos in Fortnite, that major E3 “leak” by Wal-mart, Anthem’s release date and more! Hands-on impressions include Destiny’s Warmind, Ni no Kuni 2, The Division and Andrea revisits Breath of the Wild. Finally, let’s reflect on our first year of What’s Good Games by talking about our favorite memories. BREAK OUT THE TISSUE. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon!...

Duration:02:23:43

State of Decay 2 and Shadow of the Tomb Raider Hands-on Impressions - What's Good Games (EP. 51)

5/4/2018
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Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and more. http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Join us as we give Alexa Ray a sendoff by chatting about the new Red Dead Redemption II trailer, the surprise launch of Oculus Go, and what is going on with Beyond Good & Evil 2? Plus, hands-on impressions with Shadow of the Tomb Raider and a new demo of State of Decay 2. Lastly, we say good bye to Alexa Ray with your...

Duration:02:47:44

What is Going on With Destiny 2?! - What's Good Games (Ep. 50)

4/27/2018
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Alexa Ray returns to join the crew to chat about the new Destiny 2 Expansion II details, Valve bought Campo Santos, Belgium is fining publishers over microtransactions and more. Plus, hands-on impressions of Alexa Ray's time with God of War so far, Britt chats about Neverwinter Nights, and Andrea laments the loss of Paragon. Finally, Alexa tells us where she has been the last few months and finally cracks the code on how to catch up on Kingdom Hearts before the launch of KH3. Support...

Duration:02:13:03

God of War Spoilercast (SPOILERS)

4/25/2018
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Did we mention there are SPOILERS in this spoilercast? You've been warned! Join as as we chat about all things God of War! Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames Discuss the podcast on our social channels! http://www.facebook.com/whatsgoodgames http://www.twitter.com/whatsgood_games http://www.youtube.com/whatsgoodgames Join the community...

Duration:01:03:15

Call of Duty Black Ops 4 Ditching Campaign?! - What's Good Games (Ep. 49)

4/20/2018
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This week Britt, Andrea, and Steimer discuss Casey Hudson's blog post about more story coming for Anthem, the reports of a single-player campaign being dumped from Call of Duty, Pokémon Switch rumors and the new Monster Hunter World update. Plus they chat about their continued time in Far Cry 5, Britt talks about "Nindie" Burly Men at Sea, and they continue their discussion of God of War. Finally, they go a little off the rails by answering some...unorthodox questions. What’s Good Games...

Duration:01:55:12

God of War PS4 Review (In Progress/Spoiler-Free!) - What's Good Games (Ep. 48)

4/13/2018
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This week the ladies chat about their amazing time at PAX East, Fortnite servers going down, the Donkey Kong champ cheating scandal and more. The whole crew has been playing God of War and digging it! Listen to their (spoiler-free) review in progress and find out what the hype is about. Plus, Producer Tom Bock's specialty segment is all about gaming as we get older. Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! Gain access to behind-the-scenes content, exclusive videos, extra podcast segments and...

Duration:01:34:50