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,…

Mario Kart 8 Hypecast

Picking up Mario Kart 8 today? Well get excited with our first Hypecast! Alex and Nabeshin sit down with guests Harold Price and Ben Breese to discuss their favorite Mario Kart memories and moments, which entries in the franchise they…

Rumors: Alex Talks

Yes, I know I am once again taking the “preachy” route, but I think this is definitely an important topic to cover in this “E3 Season” we are entering. E3 rumors are literally flooding every message board that exists about…

Alex Talks: Cynical Things and Xbox Ones

It’s a double-feature today. Initially I thought there wouldn’t be any crazy news, but it ends up Microsoft decided to throw an axe in that one. Okay first, the regularly-schedule-chat about cynicism in the games industry (attached). This one is…

Vested Interest: Alex Talks

I know this one is preachy, and I get it. I just really wanted to get my thoughts and feelings out there about the super vicious response to some of the E3 news coming from Nintendo. Maybe it’s just me, but…

The Last of Us vs. Bioshock Infinite

We decided to put something special together for our 2013 Game of the Year content, but it unfortunately got delayed by an assortment of crazy circumstances and editing issues. Either way, here is the final product! We each found that…

Spelunky: Alex Talks

Yep, time to talk about a game that isn’t Persona 4. My love for Spelunky runs deep. Deeper than many oceans, I think. Putting into words what makes the game so good is very difficult, but I gave it the ‘ol college…

Are Game Reviews Necessary: Alex Talks

It’s time to discuss whether or not we really should be reviewing games. I have always felt that the review is more for the one writing it than it is for the one reading it, which may seem selfish or…