Monster Hunter World Video Review

Time to hunt in the new world.

The Persona 5 Spoilercast

We sit down and go in on Persona 5 in this reunion-style spoilercast!

Farm To Tower: The Future of Destiny 2

This week Alex is joined by just Cameron and Alex VA to talk about the future of Destiny 2, and it’s legacy so far.

Alex O’Neill’s Top 10 Games of 2016 — Alex Talks

Game of the year is always this weird period of my life. Not just because I’ve spent the last three to six weeks gathering guests, recording shows, and then editing/producing them. Not just because of the toll it takes on…

Chasing Video Game Dragons — Alex Talks

Yes, it’s been three weeks since the last Alex Talks, I know, but if you hadn’t noticed, ExtraLife happened right there in the middle of that, and it set me back some time to shoot. I used the extra time well…

The Ultimate “Experience” — Alex Talks

About Best Ofs This article is one of the “Best of Irrational Passions”, meaning it’s featured on our Best Of page. Along with it, we have both a full read-through of the article and a conversation about the article, the writing…

The Turn in Mystery — Alex Talks

As a guy who has streamed out all of Dark Souls 1, 2, and 3 to their completion, I really wanted to pin down what made them special. What made them work, for me. It’s easy to jump to the, “oh…

Buddy System: Our Favorite Games

So this is a project that’s kind of been in the works for a while now. Our friend Brendan, who use to be a writer here and also worked together a couple of fantastic video reviews for us, approached me…

Let’s Play: Omega Quintet

If you’re a fan of our YouTube channel, which you probably should be, you know I’ve been running the “Let’s Play” ship for a while now. In 2014 I kicked it off for the channel with “Alex Plays Zelda”, a…

Alex Plays Zelda

I’ve been meaning to write up a post about this for a long time, so I decided to finally get around to it.  I feel the need to explain why I started this, where it kind of came from, but let…

Goodbyes and E3s: Alex Talks

It’s time to say goodbye everyone. At least, for now. It’s been a good run, but with the hectic-ness of my life now, it’s time to cut off “Season 2” of Alex Talks. We’ve had a damn good run though,…