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The Gaming Outsider

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The Gaming Outsider Podcast is a show dedicated to video gaming of all kinds with a focus on the community. Here at The GO, we don't subscribe to just one platform, and we realize that we don't have the ability to play every game that's out there. Our goal is to discuss ours and our listener's perspectives on current and former games that we have played while keeping a positive environment.

The Gaming Outsider Podcast is a show dedicated to video gaming of all kinds with a focus on the community. Here at The GO, we don't subscribe to just one platform, and we realize that we don't have the ability to play every game that's out there. Our goal is to discuss ours and our listener's perspectives on current and former games that we have played while keeping a positive environment.

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Rockford, IL

Description:

The Gaming Outsider Podcast is a show dedicated to video gaming of all kinds with a focus on the community. Here at The GO, we don't subscribe to just one platform, and we realize that we don't have the ability to play every game that's out there. Our goal is to discuss ours and our listener's perspectives on current and former games that we have played while keeping a positive environment.

Twitter:

@TheGOcast

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep 341 | Swarm, Star Wars: Republic Commando & Dream Game Rooms

4/14/2021
On Episode 341, Scott, Zack & CB describe their ideal game room if money were no object. Before that, they discuss the week in industry news and the games they’ve been playing. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (8:08) Industry News (41:04) Swarm (Oculus) (50:30) Star Wars: Republic Commando (PS4) (58:45) Paradise Lost (Tomas) (1:08:05) “From the Outside In” Topic: Dream Game Rooms Grab the episode now on iTunes, Spotify, iHeartRadio, Google Play Music and more. If you...

Duration:01:41:19

Ep 340 | Clap Hanz Golf, Before Your Eyes & Community Questions

4/7/2021
On Episode 340, Scott, Alyssa & Zack answer questions from the community. Before that, they discuss the week in industry news and the games they’ve been playing. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (11:37) Industry News (32:10) Before Your Eyes (PC) (35:22) Disco Elysium - The FInal Cut (PS4) (45:49) Clap Hanz Golf (Apple Arcade) (52:23) Fantasian (Apple Arcade) (1:00:44) Unruly Heroes (iOS) (1:05:11) Another Eden: The Cat Beyond Time and Space (PC) (1:14:35) Cyanide &...

Duration:02:17:54

Ep 339 | It Takes Two, Lost Words: Beyond the Page & Co-Op Gaming

3/31/2021
On Episode 339, Scott, Zack, and CB share their favorite co-op game experiences as well as the community’s. Before that, they discuss the week in industry news and the games they’ve been playing. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (5:16) Industry News (24:20) It Takes Two (Xbox) (40:50) Lost Words: Beyond the Page (Switch) (46:59) Kill It with Fire (Xbox) (51:00) Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town (Switch) (57:52) Chronicle of Innsmouth: Mountains of Madness...

Duration:01:57:40

Ep 338 | Doctor Who: The Lonely Assassins, Derelict Void & Managing Backlogs

3/24/2021
On Episode 338, Scott, Zack, and CB chat about their backlogs and how they go about tackling them. Before that, they discuss the week in industry news and the games they’ve been playing. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (20:57) News (48:46) Doctor Who: The Lonely Assassins (iOS) (52:30) Derelict Void (PC) (59:30) “From the Outside In” Topic: Managing Backlogs Grab the episode now on iTunes, Spotify, iHeartRadio, Google Play Music and more. If you love Episode 338 and...

Duration:01:45:24

Ep 337 | Space Otter Charlie, Sir Brante, SANNABI & Revisiting Console Wars

3/17/2021
On Episode 337, Scott and Zack welcome Alyssa White to discuss why people get so hostile when it comes to their favorite consoles. Before that, they discuss the week in industry news and the games they’ve been playing. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (17:30) News (36:10) Space Otter Charlie (Xbox) (43:32) Sannabi: The Revenant [Demo] (PC) (47:34) The Life and Suffering of Sir Brante (PC) (59:45) “From the Outside In” Topic: Console Wars Revisisted Grab the episode now on...

Duration:01:45:09

Ep 336 | Everhood, In Rays of the Light, Loop Hero & Remembering the PlayStation 2

3/10/2021
On Episode 336, Scott, Zack & CB take a look back at the PlayStation 2, which turned 21 years old this week. Before that, they discuss the week in industry news and the games they’ve been playing. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (10:58) News (41:24) Everhood (Switch) (48:24) In Rays of the Light (Xbox) (54:06) Loop Hero (Mac) (1:08:49) “From the Outside In” Topic: Remembering the PlayStation 2 Grab the episode now on iTunes, Spotify, iHeartRadio, Google Play Music and...

Duration:02:08:16

Ep 335 | Ghosts ‘N Goblins Resurrection, Half Past Fate: Romantic Distancing & Community Questions

3/3/2021
On Episode 335, Scott, Zack & CB answer video game-related questions from the community. Before that, they discuss the week in industry news and the games they’ve been playing. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (9:00) News (43:13) Ghosts ‘n Goblins Resurrection (Switch) (53:14) Outriders [Demo] (Xbox Series X/PS4) (1:04:37) Half Past Fate: Romantic Distancing (PC) (1:09:46) “From the Outside In” Topic: Community Questions Grab the episode now on iTunes, Spotify, ...

Duration:02:01:54

Ep 334 | Anodyne 2, Dry Drowning & Zelda’s 35th Anniversary

2/24/2021
On Episode 334, Scott, Zack & CB chat about the 35th anniversary of The Legend of Zelda. Before that, they discuss the week in industry news and the games they’ve been playing. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (14:01) News (44:39) Anodyne 2 (Switch) (55:48) 30XX (PC) (1:01:16) Dry Drowning (Alyssa) (1:06:19) “From the Outside In” Topic: Zelda’s 35th Anniversary Grab the episode now on iTunes, Spotify, iHeartRadio, Google Play Music and more. If you love Episode 334 and...

Duration:02:01:57

Ep 333 | Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury, Haven & Gaming Couples

2/17/2021
On Episode 333, Scott, Zack & CB chat about their favorite romantic couples in video games. Before that, they discuss the week in industry news and the games they’ve been playing. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (12:48) News (37:39) Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury (Switch) (46:05) Haven (PS4) (56:46) “From the Outside In” Topic: Gaming Couples Grab the episode now on iTunes, Spotify, iHeartRadio, Google Play Music and more. If you love Episode 333 and want other...

Duration:01:32:53

Ep 332 | Werewolf: The Apocalypse - Earthblood, Speed Limit & Sequel Gamechangers

2/10/2021
On Episode 332, Scott, Zack & CB consider game sequels that strayed from the formula of the original games in the series. Before that, they discuss the week in industry news and the games they’ve been playing. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (24:14) News (53:32) Werewolf: The Apocalypose - Earthblood (Xbox Series X) (1:05:28) Speed Limit (Xbox Series X) (1:11:29) Skul: The Hero Slayer (Kevin) (1:19:47) “From the Outside In” Topic: Sequel Gamechangers Grab the episode now...

Duration:02:01:45

Ep 331 | Cyber Shadow, Hitman 3 & Community Questions

2/3/2021
On Episode 331, Scott, Zack & CB answer questions from the community. Before that, they discuss the week in industry news and the games they’ve been playing. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (16:12) News (37:20) Cyber Shadow (Xbox Series X) (50:59) Habroxia 2 (Switch) (1:00:11) Hitman 3 (PlayStation 4) (1:08:04) Encodya (PC) (1:17:52) “From the Outside In” Topic: Community Questions Grab the episode now on iTunes, Spotify, iHeartRadio, Google Play Music and more. If...

Duration:02:12:08

Ep 330 | Redout: Space Assault, Resident Evil Showcase & LEGO Hopes and Dreams

1/27/2021
On Episode 330, Scott, Zack & CB discuss what properties or franchises they’d like to see get the LEGO treatment. Before that, they discuss the week in industry news and the games they’ve been playing. January Game Giveaway On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (12:50) News (Microsoft changes the price of Xbox Live...TWICE, Capcom’s Resident Evil Showcase, Vicarious Visions tackling Diablo II remake under Activision Blizzard) (44:44) Redout: Space Assault (Xbox Series X) (56:11)...

Duration:01:26:41

Ep 329 | Werewolf: The Apocalypse - Heart of the Forest & Star Wars Wishes

1/20/2021
On Episode 329, Scott, Zack & CB share their wishes for the Star Wars universe now that more developers are able to make games. Before that, they discuss the week in industry news and the games they’ve been playing. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (25:40) News (Star Wars branding, Square Enix trademarks, new Arcade 1up cabinets) (1:03:14) Werewolf: Apocalypse - Heart of the Forest (Switch) (1:09:12) “From the Outside In” Topic: Star Wars Wishes (1:47:37) Closing Grab the...

Duration:01:48:38

Ep 328 | Fuser & What We Want From 2021

1/13/2021
On Episode 328, Scott and CB discuss what they’d like to see in 2021 after discussing the week in industry news and the games they’ve been playing. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (12:08) News (Star Wars branding, Square Enix trademarks, new Arcade 1up cabinets) (31:18) Fuser (Xbox Series X) (43:10) What We Want from 2021 (1:20:11) Closing Grab the episode now on iTunes, Spotify, iHeartRadio, Google Play Music and more. If you love Episode 328 and want other gaming...

Duration:01:21:02

Ep 327 | 2020 Game of the Year Awards

1/6/2021
On Episode 327, Scott, Zack, and CB invite Grant Henry of Metroid Metal to discuss their top game picks of 2020. Final Fantasy Links: MAC PC On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (27:31) News of 2020 (1:05:45) “Game of the Year Awards 2020” Topic (2:08:23) Closing Grab the episode now on iTunes, Spotify, iHeartRadio, Google Play Music and more. If you love Episode 327 and want other gaming content you can't get anywhere else, please support us on Patreon! Also, don’t...

Duration:02:08:58

Ep 326 | When the Past Was Around, Shoot 1UP DX & Gaming Resolutions

12/30/2020
On Episode 326, Scott, Zack, and CB share their and their thoughts on gaming resolutions for the new year and what they have planned. New games discussed include When the Past Was Around and Shoot 1Up DX. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (12:04) News (Cyberpunk 2077 last-gen woes, January’s Xbox “Games with Gold” offerings, Among Us coming to Xbox) (41:10) When the Past Was Around (PC) (44:34) Shoot 1UP DX (Owens) (49:48) Catch-Up: Cyberpunk 2077, Undermine, Ghost of...

Duration:02:00:56

Away For the Holidays

12/23/2020
We want to apologize to our listeners as there will be no episode this week as we observe the holidays with our families. This gives us the opportunity to recharge and start refreshed next week. We want to wish you and your families a happy holiday season, and we will be back next week!

Duration:00:02:00

Ep 325 | Cyberpunk 2077, Shady Part of Me & Our Christmas Wish Lists

12/16/2020
On Ep 325, Scott, Zack, and CB share their and their listeners’ gaming Christmas wish lists, discuss the week’s news, and share their impressions of new games including Cyberpunk 2077, Shady Part of Me, Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge, Per Aspera, Nine Witches: Family Distribution, and The Last Show of Mr. Chardish. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (3:20) News (Video Game Awards 2020, Halo: Infinite delayed till fall 2021, new games coming to Game Pass, update on...

Duration:01:59:49

Ep 324 | Immortals: Fenyx Rising, Empire of Sin & Community Questions

12/9/2020
On Ep 324, Scott, Zack, and CB answer questions from the Community, discuss the week’s news, and share their impressions of new games including Immortals: Fenyx Rising, Empire of Sin, and Root Doble: Before Crime. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (2:32) News (Bioware executives leave the company, Solid Snake movie casting, Cyberpunk 2077 day one patch size) (30:48) Immortals: Fenyx Rising (Xbox Series X) (41:02) Empire of Sin (Xbox Series X) (47:22) Call of the Sea (Xbox...

Duration:01:47:13

Ep 323 | Chronos: Before the Ashes, The Falconeer & Positive Vibes

12/2/2020
On Ep 323, CB and Zack share positive stories from the community in a much needed time in our lives. They also discuss the weeks news as well as new games they’ve been playing. On This Episode (Start) Welcome/Introduction (3:30) News (Delay on Watch Dogs: Legion’s online mode, Performance Mode on Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla, SNK’s new majority stake holder) (24:13) Chronos: Before the Ashes (PS4) (32:08) The Falconeer (Xbox Series X) (49:20) “From the Outside In” Topic (“Positive...

Duration:01:17:14