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The Midwest Game Nerds Podcast seeks to discuss the latest trends, news, releases, and more in the video game industry.

The Midwest Game Nerds Podcast seeks to discuss the latest trends, news, releases, and more in the video game industry.
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Detroit, MI

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The Midwest Game Nerds Podcast seeks to discuss the latest trends, news, releases, and more in the video game industry.

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@mgnpodcast

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English


Episodes

Episode 96 – Red Dead Redemption 2

11/4/2018
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This week we dive into Red Dead Redemption 2 some more after having spent much more time with it. Become a patron by visiting our Patreon: If you want to follow us on social media or see all of the places you can listen to or watch our show, check out midwestgamenerds.com/links! As always we …

Duration:01:22:37

Episode 95.5 – Red Dead Redemption 2 First Impressions

10/28/2018
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Here’s our initial impressions of Red Dead Redemption 2! Check in next week for a more complete review. Some additional reading: Eurogamer’s “The Human Cost of Red Dead Redemption 2” Kotaku’s review of Red Dead Redemption 2 Waypoint’s “Game Developers Give Advice On How To Make Their Industry a Better Place” Become a patron by …

Duration:00:50:55

Episode 95 – Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 & Assassin’s Creed Odyssey

10/21/2018
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This week we talk quite a bit of game news as well as Call of Duty Black Ops 4 and Assassin’s Creed Odyssey! Become a patron by visiting our Patreon: If you want to follow us on social media or see all of the places you can listen to or watch our show, check …

Duration:01:26:19

Episode 94 – Forza Horizon 4, Astro Bot Rescue Mission, Super Mario Party and more!

10/7/2018
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This week we talk quite a bit of game news as well as Forza Horizon 4, Astro Bot Rescue Mission, Super Mario Party, and Firewall: Zero Hour! Become a patron by visiting our Patreon: If you want to follow us on social media or see all of the places you can listen to or watch …

Duration:01:11:01

Episode 93 – Shadow of the Tomb Raider

9/23/2018
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This week we talk some quick game news before jumping into Shadow of the Tomb Raider! Become a patron by visiting our Patreon: If you want to follow us on social media or see all of the places you can listen to or watch our show, check out midwestgamenerds.com/links! As always we would appreciate your …

Duration:01:22:52

Episode 92 – Destiny 2 Forsaken, Donut County & Spider-Man!

9/9/2018
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This week we talk some quick game news before jumping into our reviews Donut County, Spider-Man, and Destiny 2: Forsaken! Become a patron by visiting our Patreon: If you want to follow us on social media or see all of the places you can listen to or watch our show, check out midwestgamenerds.com/links! As always we …

Duration:01:20:19

Episode 91 – More Dead Cells & a BUNCH of News!

8/26/2018
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This week Jon has had a chance to spend a good amount of time with Dead Cells and wants to tell you about it! Then we talk a whole bunch of game news! Become a patron by visiting our Patreon: Become a Patron! If you want to follow us on social media or see all …

Duration:01:19:58

Episode 90 – Dead Cells

8/13/2018
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This week we’re talking about Motion Twin’s Dead Cells now that it has left ‘early access’! We also talk about the the IGN Dead Cells review controversy, Nintendo’s latest direct about Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Ubisoft’s latest info on Rainbow Six Siege Year 3 Season 3, and much more! Become a patron by visiting our …

Duration:00:56:10

Episode 89 – No Man’s Sky NEXT

7/30/2018
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This week we’re talking about the latest update to No Man’s Sky! We also talk about the Netflix Castlevania series, the removal of lootboxes and microtransactions from Forza Motorsport 7, a new Commandos game, and much more! Become a patron by visiting our Patreon: Become a Patron! If you want to follow us on social …

Duration:02:05:56

Episode 88 – Steam Summer Sale 2018 & Game News!

7/1/2018
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This episode we talk our Steam Summer Sale purchases and some random game news! Become a patron by visiting our Patreon: Become a Patron! If you want to follow us on social media or see all of the places you can listen to or watch our show, check out midwestgamenerds.com/links! As always we would appreciate your …

Duration:01:05:43

Episode 87 – E3 2018!

6/18/2018
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This week we’re talking E3 2018! Also, congratulations to Jason K. for winning our copy of Detroit: Become Human! Become a patron by visiting our Patreon: If you want to follow us on social media or see all of the places you can listen to or watch our show, check out midwestgamenerds.com/links! As always we …

Duration:01:48:34

Episode 86 – Detroit: Become Human

6/3/2018
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This episode we talk the Pokemon, Fallout, and Assassin’s Creed announcements from this past week before jumping head-first into our review of Detroit: Become Human! Be sure to listen to the whole episode to hear how you could win a copy of the game! That’s right! A contest! Become a patron by visiting our Patreon: …

Duration:01:08:56

Episode 85 – Destiny 2: Warmind & More!

5/20/2018
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This week we’ve got special guest Corey on as our resident Destiny expert to talk about the latest expansion, Warmind. We go over some game news bits, and what else we’ve been playing, including Alex’s girlfriend Nicole being introduced to Fortnite as a teacher, and using some of the game’s mechanics as a classroom management …

Duration:01:37:15

Episode 84 – More God of War & Nintendo Labo

5/6/2018
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In the slight lull between releases, we bring our lovely listeners some more God of War talk, what we’ve been playing *ahem* D2 on PC *ahem*, feedback from our homeboy Gladysz (pronounced Glad-ish) and a bit of the latest game news! Become a patron by visiting our Patreon: Become a Patron! If you want to …

Duration:01:13:34

Episode 83 – God of War (2018)

4/22/2018
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This week we have some feedback to read through and some news to go over…and we give you our first impressions on one of the biggest releases of the year: God of War (2018) by Sony Santa Monica Studio. Become a patron by visiting our Patreon: Become a Patron! If you want to follow us …

Duration:01:01:14

Bonus Episode – Underworld Ascendant Preview

4/16/2018
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While at PAX East 2018, Alex got to play a brief demo of Underworld Ascendant! This sequel to the Ultima Underworld games is currently in development by OtherSide Entertainment under producer Paul Neurath who you may know from Ultima Underworld, System Shock 2, or Thief fame among many other games. In this bonus episode, Alex …

Duration:00:13:39

Episode 82 Part 4 – PAX East 2018 Day 4 (including Detroit: Become Human)

4/8/2018
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The last day of PAX! Live again from our AirBnB in Boston! We played and saw some more games again, here’s a list of some of them: The Gardens Between (PC, OS X, PS4) by The Voxel Agents Guacamelee 2 (PC, PS4) by DrinkBox Studios The Persistence (PSVR) by Firesprite Ltd. Riverbond (PC, PS4, Xbox …

Duration:01:02:37

Episode 82 Part 3 – PAX East 2018 Day 3 (Also FarCry 5, Kirby: Star Allies, A Way Out, and Sea of Thieves)

4/7/2018
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Live again from our AirBnB in Boston! We played and saw some more games again, here’s a list of some of them: Donut County (PS4, PC) by Ben Esposito Overland (PC, OS X, Linux) by Finji Tunic (?) by @Dicey Black Future ’88 (PC) by Good Shepherd Entertainment The King’s Bird by Serenity Forge Action Squad …

Duration:01:15:01

Episode 82 Part 2 – PAX East 2018 Day 2

4/7/2018
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Live from our AirBnB in Boston! Today we got a chance to play a lot of games and we want to tell you about them all! Here’s a list of some of them: Donut County (PS4, PC) by Ben Esposito Legends of Aria (PC) by Citadel Studios Overland (PC, OS X, Linux) by Finji …

Duration:00:40:39

Episode 82 Part 1 – PAX East 2018 Day 1

4/6/2018
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Live from the tabletop area of PAX East 2018! We give our thoughts and initial impressions of the convention as well as some information on a few games we played and saw such as: Riverbond by CocoCucumber Save Your Nuts by Triple Scale Games … and much more! We’ll be back tomorrow with another …

Duration:00:16:12