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Join Stoy, Dan, Pat and Josh as they sit down to talk about everything and anything video games; like the video games they've been playing, news, reviews, interviews, good conversation and fun!

Join Stoy, Dan, Pat and Josh as they sit down to talk about everything and anything video games; like the video games they've been playing, news, reviews, interviews, good conversation and fun!

Location:

United States

Description:

Join Stoy, Dan, Pat and Josh as they sit down to talk about everything and anything video games; like the video games they've been playing, news, reviews, interviews, good conversation and fun!

Twitter:

@EXPcast

Language:

English

Contact:

4149755340


Episodes

Resident Evil Showcase, Trying to Find a PS5, and Hitman III,

1/25/2021
Dan returns to the podcast! He's joined by Pat and Stoy as they talk about the struggles of finding a PS5, lizard people, the Resident Evil Showcase, and Microsoft raising the price of their Gold service, and then changing their minds. Dan gives us a VERY quick brief of the games he's been playing the last few months like Hades, Plague Tale, Hellblade, Among Us, and watching Attack On Titan. Pat plays Yakuza Like a Dragon again, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate, and watches Alice in Borderland, and...

Duration:01:45:56

An Ode to the 3DS 2011 - 2020

1/21/2021
Josh, Pat and Stoy kick back and reminisce about the Nintendo 3DS...or the 3DS XL....or the 2DS....or whichever version you had. It had a great history of being one of the best hand held systems out there, and featured some great games like Mario Kart 7, Link Between Worlds, Pokemon, Star Fox 64 3D, and many more. We go through some of the highs, and lows of the system's lifespan. Thanks for listening! Check out our Patreon page www.patreon.com/expcast and consider donating to our podcast!...

Duration:00:55:39

Lucasfilm Games, Cyberpunk Rant, and Scott Pilgrim vs. The World

1/18/2021
Josh, Pat and Stoy start things off talking about the latest Lucasfilm Games announcement, with an upcoming open world Star Wars game AND an Indiana Jones game. Stoy goes on a rant about Cyberpunk and their "apology", and also discuss the latest Nintendo news from Pat. Josh plays Scott Pilgrim vs. The World and has a rough go of it, Pat "swings" back into Spiderman Miles Morales, and Stoy gets forced to play Captain Tsubasa and "flies" back into Immortals Fenyx Rising. Thanks for listening!...

Duration:01:39:06

EXPCast 2021 Video Game Predictions

1/14/2021
Josh, Stoy and Pat make some bold predictions on what we think is going to happen in 2021, surrounding the video game world. Someone MAY think Stadia is going to hit big. And someone thinks Sony is going to buy Capcom. Bold statements, give us a listen and see if you agree! We also go through if we were right about our 2020 predictions. Thanks for listening! Check out our Patreon page www.patreon.com/expcast and consider donating to our podcast! The funds will go directly into the podcast...

Duration:00:43:32

Monster Hunter Rise Demo Impressions, Spiritfarer and Skateboarding Raccoons and

1/11/2021
The crew gets together to rap DMX songs, talk about the Killzone website going down and GTA 5 mods with Lamar and Franklin. Josh and Pat gush over a confused Stoy about the Monster Hunter Rise demo, Pat continues to play Octopath Traveler, Josh plays Tanuki Sunset, and Stoy doesn't get Spiritfarer yet. Rest in Peace Brad Venable,, and condolences to his family. Thanks for listening! Check out our Patreon page www.patreon.com/expcast and consider donating to our podcast! The funds will go...

Duration:01:12:45

The EXPCast-ies. Your "Official" 2020 Video Game Awards

1/7/2021
This is the most unorganized and most unprofessional video game awards you'll find out there. That's why it's the best! Josh, Pat and Stoy give their takes on the best video games of 2020, from best indie game, best narrative, best soundtrack, and of course our game of the year. We don't really reach a consensus on a lot of them. Enjoy the episode! Thanks for listening! Check out our Patreon page www.patreon.com/expcast and consider donating to our podcast! The funds will go directly into...

Duration:01:20:40

Cyberpunk 2077 Woes, WRC9, Super MeatBoy Forever, and A New Intro Song?

1/4/2021
We're back to kick 2021 in the ass. Josh, Pat and Stoy try to explain all the drama surrounding Cyberpunk 2077, and the uphill climb CD Projekt Red needs to undertake. Josh doesn't play much this season besides Diablo 3 and Psycho Shooting Stars. Pat gets frustrated with Super Meatboy Forever and jumps back into Octopath Traveler, and Stoy loves the RPG elements of World Rally Championship 9, and punishes himself by playing the original Ninja Gaiden games for the NES. Thanks for listening!...

Duration:01:34:57

Perceived Political Content in Video Games with Luke Kautzky

12/30/2020
Stoy is joined by Luke Kautzky, author of the thesis "Perceived Political Content in Video Games and News Media Usage from his time at Middle Tennessee State University. In this one on one we talk about the reasons behind peoples' perceptions of what is political, what isn't, or just plain missing it. He discusses his study, his data collection, and why he chose the games Modern Warfare, Shadow of The Tomb Raider, Control and Mass Effect 3 as his featured games, and what tropes and subject...

Duration:01:10:04

The Top 50 Highest Rated Video Games

12/28/2020
You're getting access to a bonus episode where we go through the 50 highest rated video games of all time, according to Metacritic, games like God of War, Metal Gear Solid 2, a few Legend of Zeldas, and a debate between Orange Box and two Half Life games making the list. It gets interesting in this one! Thanks for listening! Check out our Patreon page www.patreon.com/expcast and consider donating to our podcast! The funds will go directly into the podcast to fund equipment upgrades and...

Duration:01:16:47

EXPCast Talks with Faklandia Gaming

12/24/2020
Lots of background noise on this one! Josh, Dan and Stoy meet up with Quinn and Alex from Faklandia Gaming, who are partnered with the new brewpub in St. Francis, Wisconsin Faklandia Brewing. They have a sweet gaming set up attached to the brewpub that features Magic, Warhammer 40K, and video games. Sit down with us, grab a beer and maybe an app or two, and learn about Magic The Gathering, Warhammer, Pokemon, and making a gaming center in the midst of a pandemic! Follow Faklandia Gaming...

Duration:01:37:27

Season 4 Funny Bits: A Retrospect

12/21/2020
Want to reminisce about the good ol' days of EXPCast when it was somewhat listenable? Wait, it was listenable? Wait, that means it is now listenable? Ha! We had an interesting Season 4 this year, with a lot of unexpected things happening, but we're ETERNALLY grateful you stuck with us on this ride. We can't thank you enough. Stay tuned for next year, Season 5. We got a lot in store for you. Thanks for listening! Check out our Patreon page www.patreon.com/expcast and consider donating to our...

Duration:01:04:01

DoomGuy Saves Christmas: An EXPCast Tale

12/17/2020
Josh, Pat and Stoy sit around an ol' yule log and tell a tale of DoomGuy and some guy named Jacob fighting demons to save Christmas. It's an epic tale, one that will be remembered for generations. The three of us make this up as we go along, no joke. Enjoy the story, and enjoy the holidays! Thanks for listening! Check out our Patreon page www.patreon.com/expcast and consider donating to our podcast! The funds will go directly into the podcast to fund equipment upgrades and bonus content....

Duration:00:32:56

Cyberpunk of Course! And The Game Awards Post-Show

12/14/2020
Josh, Pat and Stoy share some fond memories of the podcast, from the beginnings to where we are now. We have a lot in store for 2021, so stay with us! We go through all of the announcements and awards from The Game Awards, and talk about playing games like Untitled Goose Game, Song of Iron, and Cyberpunk 2077. Thanks for listening! Check out our Patreon page www.patreon.com/expcast and consider donating to our podcast! The funds will go directly into the podcast to fund equipment upgrades...

Duration:02:05:08

The Game Awards Pre-Show. All the Categories and Predictions.

12/9/2020
Josh, Pat and Stoy go through all of the categories in The Game Awards 2020, from ESports Team of the Year, to Best Indie Game, Best Action, Best Innovation, and of course Game of the Year and why it's probably gonna be Animal Crossing. Watch the Game Awards on December 10th on any major streaming platform. Thanks for listening! Check out our Patreon page www.patreon.com/expcast and consider donating to our podcast! The funds will go directly into the podcast to fund equipment upgrades and...

Duration:01:08:30

A Metal Gear Solid Movie! Immortals, Terminator, Twin Mirror and more!

12/7/2020
The crew is at it today talking about the upcoming Metal Gear Solid movie, soon to star Oscar Isaac and the recent high profile Bioware studio execs leaving. Also, some game called Cyberpunk is coming out this week. Josh talks about playing games like Ponpu, Terminator Resistance and Jade Empire, Pat is conflicted with Immortals Fenyx Rising (but Stoy loves it!), beating Kingdom Hearts Hearts of Music Melody Memorie Extraction Level 2.5683 or something like that, and Haven. Stoy goes into a...

Duration:02:02:42

PS5 and Xbox Series X Impressions. FIFA 21, Demon Souls, and Godfall

11/30/2020
Josh joins in remotely with Pat and Stoy on this episode. Today we talk about what our impressions of the Playstation 5 and Xbox Series X, and the production woes. Josh in quarantine played games like Ratchet and Clank, Spyro, and Hyrule Warriors. Pat played Godfall, Bugsnax (of course), and punished by Demon Souls. Stoy FINALLY gets FIFA 21, Hades, Mortal Kombat 11 and God of War again. Thanks for listening! Check out our Patreon page www.patreon.com/expcast and consider donating to our...

Duration:02:06:47

Ready Player China. Astrobot, Hyrule Warriors, and Gaming in China

11/23/2020
Today the crew invites Samantha Erwin to the podcast to talk about her recent article on The China Guys called Ready Player China: China's Growing Gaming Market. Before that we talk about the big Capcom leak, Super Mario Bros 3 selling for $156,000, and the Game Awards nominees! Pat platniums Astrobot and The Pathless, and gets into a bit of Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity. Stoy beat Call of Duty, and makes a dumb ass error in Assassin's Creed Valhalla all the while still using his Google...

Duration:02:16:20

New Systems Are Here! Miles Morales, Valhalla, Call of Duty and More!

11/16/2020
No topic this week, just catching up on all the games we've played like Call of Duty, Assassin's Creed, Spiderman Miles Morales, Wattum, Bugsnax, Forza Horizon 4, Yakuza Like a Dragon, and a TON more! Before that Stoy's the only one excited for the Mass Effect Remaster news, and going through all of the known problems with the Xbox Series X and PS5. Thanks for listening! Check out our Patreon page www.patreon.com/expcast and consider donating to our podcast! The funds will go directly into...

Duration:02:47:43

Video Games Helping Veterans: Interview With Alex Miller

11/5/2020
Stoy is joined by Alex Miller, writer of the article "How Video Games Are Saving Those Who Served" on Wired. We talk about the playing games, his own personal journey through PTSD and how video games helped him, and the many different organizations and upcoming studies that show video games can be used to help treat PTSD and trauma, not only in traditional games, but also in immersive VR experiences. For more on what video games are doing to help veterans through trauma, check out the Call...

Duration:03:16:01

The End of a Video Game Generation: The Best and worst of the PS4 and XBox One

11/2/2020
We kick off this week's episode with the new Nintendo Direct Mini, Cyberpunk being delayed AGAIN, and playing games like Zoids Wild, Little Hope, Pikmin 3, Watch Dogs Legion, Ghost Runner, Mirror's Edge, Layers of Fear 2, and more! Since the new systems are coming around the corner soon, we wanted to go through some of the best and worst the still-current generation had to offer; great games, stories, mechanics, hardware, memories, and more! Thanks for listening! Check out our Patreon page...

Duration:02:47:44