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Trophy Whores – Fireside Chat 5

We were two men down this week, so Tricky and Stephen sat down to discuss their love of the New York Rangers, why they are playstation fanboys, and many other things. In a bit of big news, iHeartRadio streams episodes of Trophy Whores, which greatly expands the show’s footprint and reach. It’s a tremendous honor…

Duration: 00:00:14

Trophy Whores 314 – Franchises Can’t Live Forever

Based on that title, you might think that we’re going to take aim at some beloved video game franchises. And you are right. Surprisingly, Sonic the Hedgehog is not among them. Let’s be honest, whenever this subject comes up, Sonic is almost a shoe-in for mention. Instead, Tricky and Yield set their sights higher. And…

Duration: 01:11:06

Trophy Whores 312 – Brolin Warps into Deadpool 2

He’s back! Who’s back? I guess you’ll have to listen to find out. We don’t often lean on teasers, but when we do, they’re hot enough to scorch the flame on a Magmar’s tail. This week, Alex continues his quest to earn the Platinum trophy in the Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy. He’s well on…

Duration: 01:26:05

Trophy Whores 311 – 1980s Street Fighter Pong on a Beach Tennis Court

It is a momentous occasion! Since Lucia left, we’ve felt a void on the show. While we can never replace Lucia and his expertise, we have found a new co-host who we trust to help make Trophy Whores greater than a fantastic, magical speedboat full of pandas in pastel suits. Stephen, also a host of…

Duration: 01:10:08

Trophy Whores 310 – Mega Man in a Galaxy Far, Far Away

We should call this the Double Dragon podcast, because Alex and Yield are tearing it up in the streets and spreading the gospel of Trophy Whores: Platinum trophies. If we changed the name, confusion could ensue, as as people might expect a podcast about the video game series Double Dragon. Billy and Jimmy don’t want…

Duration: 01:12:41

Trophy Whores 309 – Crash into the Frozen Wilds

This week, you’re listening to the world’s greatest tag team: Alex and Yield. Shelton Benjamin and Charlie Haas? As good as they were, they weren’t even the best tag team in WWE during their run. It’s true. While they have shown their prowess in a wrestling ring, I doubt that either Benjamin or Haas have…

Duration: 01:17:17

Trophy Whores 308 – Lucia’s Last Stand

We promise this story won’t involve a mutant cure or an ill-conceived Dark Phoenix arc. This week we bid farewell to another long-serving host, as Lucia, or Mark, if you prefer, follows his dream to become a world-renowned JRPG play-tester. Since he’s a big fan of wrestling, and World Wrestling Entertainment in particular, we can’t…

Duration: 01:08:25

Trophy Whores 307 – Lick it Like a Polaroid Picture

Maybe it’s an Ohio thing. Yield might have misspoke, because Andre 3000 didn’t teach him to do that. Or maybe it’s an Ohio thing. We live in strange times. This week we reveal the winner of the Trophy Whores E3 predictions battle royale. While the ruling was appealed by at least two Trophy Whores, in…

Duration: 02:21:18

Trophy Whores 306 – One-Hour PlayStation Sizzle Reel

During their E3 2017 showcase, Sony Interactive Entertainment seemed to have traded long-winded monologues for a nearly constant stream of game videos. Truth be told, Sony Interactive Entertainment President and CEO Shawn Layden didn’t have much to say during the showcase. People seem split in their opinions. Alex liked the press conference, while Mark and…

Duration: 02:14:38

Trophy Whores 305 – Expo of Platinum Prophecies

This week, we share our predictions for the Electronic Entertainment Expo 2017. As every year, the competition is fierce. Alex and Mark are each looking to claim his first victory, while Tricky and Yield look to repeat previous wins. Yield has won twice; Tricky won last year. While everyone is confident that he has the…

Duration: 01:32:12

Trophy Whores 304 – A Far Cry From Kingdom Hearts 3

This week Alex hosts, which means that you can expect brilliant segues and at least one BioShock reference. With Mark and Stephen helping to navigate the latest video game news, we’ve got you covered on all the facts and stories that you need to know. For instance, did you know that Sony Computer Entertainment needs…

Duration: 01:13:20

Trophy Whores 303 – More Rangers Jokes than a Senators Bar

We don’t dislike the New York Rangers; however, Tricky talks a lot of trash, so when his team takes a nosedive in the playoffs, you know that he will catch hell. Guest host Stephen, also a Rangers fan, weathers the storm as best he can, but, like being tossed around in an F5 tornado, it’s…

Duration: 01:42:11

Trophy Whores 302 – Mass Effect Loses the Need for Speed

We’re still feeling the effects of Troy’s absence. The DesTroyer of Insipid Arguments, who can lawyer you faster than Reggie Fils-Aime can smirk, has decided to leave Trophy Whores in light of backlash from a vocal minority of listeners. We thought that everyone liked Zelda, Donkey Kong, Captain Falcon and Little Mac. We miss you,…

Duration: 01:05:34

Trophy Whores 301 – The Troyce of Reason Yields

With episode 300 in the books, we return to our normally scheduled shenanigans. As always, we warn you that silliness and sarcasm abound. We assume that’s what you’re here for. Don’t let anyone tell you not to end a sentence in a preposition. As we inch closer to summer, when the pool of noteworthy games…

Duration: 01:59:32

Trophy Whores Fireside Chat 4 – No Bueno

Look! Im not gonna lie to you! No everyone is here, but two whores did show up and bring a guest. Listen as Tricky, Troy, and Stephen talk about Journy, Abzu, Tales From The Borderlands, and much much more We appreciate your support (and your ears)! Please subscribe to the Trophy Whores feed in iTunes…

Duration: 01:34:25

Trophy Whores 300 – Live on iHeartRadio

We’ve certainly come a long way. Through all of the years, episodes and rotating seats, not to mention the bickering and friendly ribbing, the Trophy Whores have made it to episode 300. It’s a momentous occasion, and we’ve got reason to celebrate! First and foremost, we thank everyone who has helped push us here —…

Duration: 02:31:11

Trophy Whores Fireside Chat 3 – We Just Stallin

No Alex! No witty summary. Tricky, Troy, Yield, and Mark talk nonsense for about an hour. Enjoy In a bit of big, big news, Trophy Whores is on iHeartRadio, which greatly expands the show’s footprint and reach. It’s a tremendous honor for the show to be part of iHeartRadio’s massive and respected community, and Proven…

Duration: 01:01:59

Trophy Whores – Fireside Chat 2: Origin of Trophy Whores

Here we are again. Like Alex has said, the Trophy Whores Fireside Chats might have to become a series. After overwhelmingly positive feedback from the first show, Alex and Tricky sit down again by the fireside and shoot the breeze in an informal chat. We’re still putting together the best possible episode 300; however, we…

Duration: 00:51:43

Trophy Whores – Fireside Chat

This week the Trophy Whores pay homage to Franklin Delano Roosevelt, former president of the United States of America. In lieu of episode 300, which still needs time to bake in the oven, the guys opt to record a freewheeling show, which features Tricky and Troy’s tales from the PAXlands, as well as a meaty,…

Duration: 01:08:37

Trophy Whores 299 – Beauty and the PAX East

While Tricky and Troy are cruising the show floor at PAX East 2017, the triumphant trophy-touting trio of Mark, Alex and Yield discuss the biggest PlayStation news to emanate from Boston. Although the original Penny Arcade Expo, PAX Prime, has spawned annual sister shows, and dropped its “Prime” moniker, seemingly lessening the impact of each…

Duration: 01:42:03

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