IrrationalPod Ep. 342 with Logan Wilkinson

Logan comes over from the Input podcast to talk about Japanese gangsters in this Kiwami-awesome episode.

Yakuza Kiwami Review

Breathlessly you charge up what must be the fourth or fifth set of stairs. Broken jaws, crumpled figures, and a fair share of shattered furniture lay behind you. Wave after wave continues to come. Popping out of doorways, using all…

Input Ep. 5: “SNES Classic Woes and CRUNCH”
On this week's episode we find ourselves without a Logan Wilkinson, but the pod must go on. Discussion Topics Include: The SNES Classic Pre-Order Disaster Walt Williams and Crunch  Works Mentioned: A Timeline of the aforementioned SNES Classic Pre-Order Disaster  The…
IrrationalPod Ep. 341 with Alex Van Aken

Alex Van Aken is here so you know it’s gonna be an Alex party.

Tacoma Review

You’re flying. Floating above the ground, turning, spinning, and moving across the room. You lose control, find yourself upside down and begin to laugh. It’s silly. Absurd, honestly. Yet, it’s blissful and wonderful all the same. You are flying. Well,…

Input Ep. 4: “Harrassment, Your Brain On Games, and Sonic”
Input. Episode 4. Sort of a heavy one this week.   Discussion Topics Include: "Hey Look, Video Games Are Bad For You Again!" Online harassment and Discord's Response to the events in Charlottesville Is Sonic Mania emblematic of a platformer…
IrrationalPod Ep. 340 with Max Roberts

Max Roberts is in the house so you know it’s all about Wolfenstein and Sonic the Hedgehog.

Input Ep. 3: “The Surprises and Significance of Hellblade”
On this episode of Input, the team takes a deep dive into Hellblade, the game itself and more importantly, how it surprises and how it's an evolution of the narrative focused independent genre. Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice Mark Brown's Tweets PC…
IrrationalPod Ep. 339 with Tyler Treese

Tyler is in the house, the BrOC action is hot and heavy, and it’s time to start dancing (all night).

Input Ep. 2: “Tacoma, New 2DS XL, and Kickstarter”
The boys return for the second episode of Input. On the dock for this week: Tacoma and the state of indie games. Revenge of the New 2DS XL and long hardware lifespans. Kickstarter, we hardly knew ya. The health of…
IrrationalPod Ep. 338 with Griffin Guccione

You’ve never seen crazy AMV references on podcasts like THIS one, we promise.

MPP – The Game of the Half Year Extravaganza
As is Irrational Passions tradition, we like to check in with The People around mid-year to get our fingers on the pulses of what games are looking like the front runners for Game of the Year come December. As is…