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Calling An Audioble

11/5/2017
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Joel proclaims 2017 the year of Nintendo and the guys chat about the SNES Classic and Super Mario Odyssey. Shane prefers a more realistic digital pinball game. New game discussions about Pinball FX3, South Park: The Fractured But Whole, Cuphead and Gran Turismo Sport. Liam Gallagher's new record might be the third best Oasis album. Karl recaps EGX, talks about the new Prophets of Rage record and defends Audioslave. Side A Video Games EGX 2017 RecapSNES Classic EditionPinball FX3South...

Duration: 02:01:13


Rick Unpubbed

9/18/2017
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ABOG Unpubbed new and improved with more Rick. Side A Video Games Nintendo MinifiedPunch Out! ArcadeExpensive iPhone GamingSecond PS4Everybody's GolfMadden NFL 18The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the WildSenran Kagura Peach Beach SplashUncharted: The Lost LegacyNHL 18 Side B Music JD McPherson LiveDeath From Above 1979 Outrage! Is NowThe Gleasons Worries at the Gate Side C Community Which generation of consoles is better?Gaming NightsExtra LifeMovies to watch over and over again Music of...

Duration: 02:03:42


Great Minds Drink Alike

8/27/2017
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Hi. How are you? Good chat. Press play. Side A Video Games Side B Music Villains Music Played In This Episode Subscribe To Podcast --> http://abandofgamers.libsyn.com/rss Twitter --> https://twitter.com/ABandOfGamers Facebook Page --> https://www.facebook.com/ABOGpodcast/ Instagram --> https://www.instagram.com/abogpodcast/ Discord --> https://discord.gg/sqBFxWk Contact --> abogpod@gmail.com Thank you for listening and subscribing.

Duration: 01:45:52


150 E3 2017 End On A High Note

6/18/2017
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Joel, Shane and Karl share their thoughts on the big three at E3 2017 and end on a high note. Side A Video Games E3 2017Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo pressers Side B End On A High Note 150 Episodes StrongSong | "Garage" by Brett Newski Music Played In This Episode With permissionIntro by Tiny RocketsBrett Newski "Garage" Subscribe To Podcast --> http://abandofgamers.libsyn.com/rss Website --> https://www.ABOGpodcast.com Twitter --> https://twitter.com/ABandOfGamers Facebook Page -->...

Duration: 01:17:26


149 Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, In-ter A-li-a by At The Drive-In and Joseph Huber

5/23/2017
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Favorite score chase video games, review of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for the Nintendo Switch, recommended record In-ter A-li-a from At The Drive-In and a tune off of Joseph Huber's latest album The Suffering Stage. 0:02:15 Side A Video Games Favorite score chase video games and momentsTrack & Field | ArcadeChase H.Q. | ArcadeOut Run | ArcadePole Position | ArcadeSuper Off Road | ArcadeStreet Fighter II | ArcadeGradius | Nintendo Entertainment SystemGeometry Wars Retro Evolved | XBOX 360Pain |...

Duration: 01:15:47


148 XBOX One Surpasses PlayStation 4, The Ride by Whips and Evacuate the Earth

5/9/2017
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The guys share their tips and yours on how Microsoft can help the XBOX One try and catch up to Sony's PlayStation 4. With a great deal more certainty they recommend you listen to The Ride and then play new tunes from a couple favorite Milwaukee bands. 0:02:22 Side A Video Games XBOX One/Scorpio Surpasses PlayStation 4/ProHypothetically that isWe'll share our ideas and yours on what Microsoft needs to do in order to pull that off 0:35:50 Side B Music Recommended Record | The Ride by...

Duration: 01:21:27


147 XBOX Scorpio, MLB The Show 17, Freedom is Free by Chicano Batman & Whips

4/25/2017
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Feels like living in a Tarantino flick with a grooving soundtrack from the recommended record Freedom Is Free. Shane is taking down fools in a 70's cop show and enjoys Big League Chew. Joel capitalizes on the increased value of the NES Classic and insists Side B is better. Karl struts down the road to ace bass and sings along to Persona 5. 0:02:15 Side A Video Games XBOX ScorpioMLB The Show 17 ImpressionsGames worth your time and moneyThe Legend of Zelda: Breath of the WildPersona 5...

Duration: 01:13:15


146 EGX Rezzed, Spectator Sports, CJ Ramone and Midwest Gaming Classic 2017

4/11/2017
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Upcoming video games to look forward to from the show floor at EGX Rezzed 2017. A recommended record from Midnight Reruns. Tune from CJ Ramone and Joel's wrap up of Midwest Gaming Classic 2017. 0:01:37 Side A Video Games EGX Rezzed 2017Persona 5Yooka-LayleeLittle NightmaresSteamWorld Dig 2Knights and BikesSnake PassTokyo DarkVictor VranThe Town of LightThe Sexy BrutaleKen Levine 0:21:48 Side B Music Record | Spectator Sports by Midnight Reruns...

Duration: 00:57:03


145 Nintendo Switch, Midwest Farmer's Daughter and The Bang Bang

3/28/2017
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Joel and Karl share their impressions of the Nintendo Switch and Shane mixes it up with a country record by Margo Price. 0:02:06 Side A Video Games Nintendo SwitchThe Legend of Zelda: Breath of the WildPlayStation 4, XBOX One or Nintendo Switch? 0:37:58 Side B Music Record | Midwest Farmer's Daughter by Margo Price http://thirdmanstore.com/bands/margo-price/margo-price-midwest-farmers-daughterAlso Listening ToMidnight Reruns Spectator SportsBeach Slang A Loud Bash Of Teenage...

Duration: 01:01:13


Dan Loosen of Midwest Gaming Classic

3/19/2017
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Midwest Gaming Classic is just a few weeks away. Learn about the show, it's history, how it was saved by a community of passionate gamers, and how Dan Loosen's prior experience positively contributes to an annual event attended by over ten thousand. Music Played In This Episode With permissionIntro by CW Ayon "Catron County Time"Outro by CW Ayon "In My Dreams" --> http://www.cwayon.com Subscribe To Podcast --> http://abandofgamers.libsyn.com/rss Website -->...

Duration: 01:31:27


144 Horizon Zero Dawn, Little Deaths and The Real McKenzies

3/14/2017
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They may need to eat a little soap in order to pull it off but ABOG Podcast starts a new trend and drops the explicit language tag going forward. You can now listen in the car with the entire family sitting there. Your family may prefer the latest from Ariana Grande (is she still relevant?), but the show is now safe to consume in any circumstance. Joel, Shane and Karl review a game from one of their all-time favorite developers Guerrilla Games. The folks behind the amazing Killzone...

Duration: 00:53:08


143 Fire Emblem Heroes, Life Without Sound and Tigernite

2/28/2017
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The guys play with their phones more than a Facebook junkie to bring you a review of the new Nintendo mobile game Fire Emblem Heroes. Joel wears out a coffee table and Shane leaves skin on his steering wheel drumming along to Life Without Sound by Cloud Nothings. Karl is busy maintaining his beard and calls out Tony for his one star reviews. 0:01:19 Video Game | Fire Emblem Heroes 0:27:18 Record | Life Without Sound by Cloud Nothings http://www.cloudnothings.com 0:45:53 Song | "Blood...

Duration: 01:00:46


Short Break

2/19/2017
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We're taking a short break to recharge our batteries and will be back next week with a new episode of the podcast.

Duration: 00:02:20


142 Induction, Live In Paris and Indonesian Junk

2/7/2017
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Joel, Shane and Karl set up their past selves to help their present selves in order to get their future selves where they need to be. Then Shane tickles a jar of mayonnaise. Starts with the most intellectual game they've ever played and closes with the least. In between there's a review of Sleater-Kinney Live in Paris and a tune from Indonesian Junk. 0:01:24 Video Game | Induction http://www.inductiongame.com 0:21:05 Record | Live in Paris by...

Duration: 00:54:30


141 Abzu, Modern Ruin and Free Sun Rising

1/31/2017
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ABOG takes a deep dive with Abzu and discovers fresh air in an unlikely place. They follow the light of Free Sun Rising to the surface and spin Modern Ruin by Frank Carter and The Rattlesnakes. 0:01:20 Video Game | Abzu 0:25:32 Record | Modern Ruin by Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes https://www.andtherattlesnakes.com 0:43:04 Song | "Brad Pitt" by Free Sun Rising https://freesunrising.bandcamp.com 0:49:13 Post Game For Honor BetaMGC Music '17Blind Melon SoupQuiet Records Music Played...

Duration: 01:07:22


140 Overcooked, Arañas en La Sombra and Myles Coyne

1/24/2017
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Too many cooks in the kitchen can be a good thing, the guys valiantly attempt to speak Spanish and Myles Coyne brings the vibes. 0:01:10 Video Game | Overcooked 0:16:50 Record | Arañas en La Sombra by Omar Rodriguez-Lopez https://orlprojects.bandcamp.com/album/ara-as-en-la-sombra 0:38:12 Song | "Slender-Man" by Myles Coyne - Mouse Corn EP https://mylescoyne.bandcamp.com/album/mouse-corn-ep 0:41:23 Post Game Listener emailTherapy for big game losses Music Played In This Episode With...

Duration: 00:54:44


139 Stardew Valley, Emily's D+Evolution and Old Earth

1/17/2017
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Grooving to the bass while carefully watching their step out the front door, ABOG returns with stories of gardening, potato deliveries and refreshing dental work. 0:02:30 Video Game | Stardew Valley 0:26:41 Record | Esperanza Spalding Emily's D+Evolution http://www.concordmusicgroup.com/albums/emilys-devolution/ 0:47:27 Song | "Someone's gotta hold the ladder" Old Earth - Six Around One https://oldearthcontact.bandcamp.com 0:50:58 Post Game Reaction to the Nintendo Switch launch...

Duration: 01:02:32


138 Headlander, Hardwired... to Self-Destruct and Devils Teeth

1/10/2017
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Joel, Shane and Karl give the record treatment to a video game. Like they do every episode with an album, all three guys will focus on one game and then share their thoughts about it on the show. They chose Headlander as the first and have a fun convo about it before reviewing, by listener request, Metallica's Hardwired... to Self-Destruct. Thereafter they play a tune from Devils Teeth and share some of their favorite live albums in Post Game. 0:01:37 Video Game | Headlander 0:25:07...

Duration: 01:11:07


137 Spicy Butter Corn

1/3/2017
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Karl goes further down the rabbit hole, Shane catches up on a favorite from 2016 and Joel shares his thoughts after playing through The Last of Us. Thereafter they recommend a record from Car Seat Headrest and play a tune from Space Raft's Rubicon release. In Post Game, Karl and Shane have a mini spoiler discussion about The Last Guardian and then convince Joel to listen to Metallica's latest for the next show. In This Episode: 0:04:00 Video Games Dark Souls IIIThe Last GuardianPlants...

Duration: 01:20:35


136 Favorites of the Year 2016

12/20/2016
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The guys share their Top 5 Favorite Video Games and Top 10 Favorite Albums in ABOG's fifth annual Favorites of the Year Episode. Sit back and enjoy a double episode to close out 2016. In This Episode: 0:01:50 Favorite Video Games of 2016 Co-host top 5's 0:39:15 Favorite Albums of 2016 Co-host top 10's 1:42:10 Listener Emails and Record Night Crew Favorites 1:50:35 Post Game Happy Holidays!Looking forward to 2017 Music Played In This Episode (With Permission) Intro and transition by...

Duration: 02:02:05

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