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The staff of Game Informer chat it up each week bout the latest news, previews and reviews from the game industry. Each show will cover the weeks hot topics plus the games you're looking forward to or may not know about yet. Subscribe today!
GI Show – Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales And Phasmophobia Impressions
In this week's episode of The Game Informer Show, we discuss a handful of the games we've been playing recently, including: Phasmophobia, Torchlight III, Kingdom Hearts: Melody of Memory, and Assassin's Creed Valhalla. Then we take a deep dive into Game Informer's newest cover story on Insomniac's upcoming Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales. Finally, we close the show with another fantastic round of community emails. So please join Andrew Reiner, Matt Miller, Kim Wallace, Dan Tack, Blake Hester, Alex Stadnik, and myself for another wild and ever-entertaining episode! Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @benjaminreeves to let me know what you think. You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen on SoundCloud, stream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show. Our thanks to The Rapture Twins for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their music at their website. To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below. Intro: 00:00:00 Introducing Blake Hester: 00:03:56 Phasmophobia: 00:08:38 World of Warcraft: 00:20:24 Kingdom Hearts: Melody of Memory: 00:23:27 Assassin's Creed Valhalla: 00:31:05 Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales: 00:37:19 Torchlight 3: 01:02:44 Community Emails: 01:10:25
Oct 15
GI Show – Hands-on Impressions Of Xbox Series X Console And Baldur's Gate III
In this week's episode of The Game Informer Show, we discuss a handful of the games we've been playing recently, including: Baldur's Gate III, Genshin Impact, Star Wars: Squadrons, Watch Dogs: Legion, Pikmin 3 Deluxe, and not Hades. Next, we got our hands on a new Xbox Series X retail unit, so we share our thoughts on the new console, its controller, and how the new "suspend" feature works. Finally, we close the show with another fantastic round of community emails. So please join Dan Tack, Liana Ruppert, Jeff Cork, Brian Shea, Alex Stadnik, and myself for another wild and ever-entertaining episode! Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @benjaminreeves to let me know what you think. You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen on SoundCloud, stream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show. Our thanks to The Rapture Twins for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their music at their website. To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below: Intro: 00:00:00 Baldur's Gate III: 00:02:47 Genshin Impact: 00:17:55 Star Wars: Squardons: 00:31:03 Super Mario 64 DS: 00:37:29 Rule of Rose: 00:38:48 Xbox Series X Impressions: 00:41:51 Pikmin 3 Deluxe: 00:50:32 Community Emails: 00:54:44 Discussing CD Projekt Red and Crunch: 00:57:37  
Oct 8
GI Show – Review Impressions For Star Wars: Squadrons And Crash Bandicoot 4
In this week's episode of The Game Informer Show, we discuss a handful of the games we've been playing recently, including: Star Wars: Squadrons, Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time, NHL 21, Path of Exile, and Hades. Next, we interview Intellivision Entertainment president Tommy Tallarico about his time in the industry writing video game music, hosting the TV show Electric Playground, and producing the upcoming Amico console. Finally, we close the show with another fantastic round of community emails and GI's Meaningless Character rankings. So please join Andrew Reiner, Jeff Cork, Kim Wallace, Alex Stadnik, and myself for another wild and ever-entertaining episode! Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @benjaminreeves to let me know what you think. You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen on SoundCloud, stream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show. Our thanks to The Rapture Twins for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their music at their website. To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below. Intro: 00:00:00 Star Wars: Squadrons: 00:02:25 NHL 21: 00:13:55 Hades: 00:19:36 Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time: 00:22:11 Path of Exile: 00:28:00 Torchlight 3: 00:32:27 Tommy Tallarico Interview: 00:33:37 Community Emails: 01:05:18
Oct 1
GI Show – Hades Review Discussion And Impressions On Microsoft's Bethesda Buyout
In this week's episode of The Game Informer Show we talk about a handful of the games we've been playing recently, including: Hades, 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim, The Sims 4, and Mafia: Definitive Edition. Next we talk with Robyn and Rand Miller about how they had to hack their own computers while developing the '90s megahit Myst. We also share our thoughts on Microsoft's recent purchase of Bethesda Game Studios, which kicks off another fantastic round of community emails. So please join Jeff Cork, Dan Tack, Matt Miller, Alex Stadnik, and myself for another wild and ever-entertaining episode! Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @benjaminreeves to let me know what you think. You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen on SoundCloud, stream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show. Our thanks to The Rapture Twins for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their music at their website. To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below. Intro: 00:00:00 Hades: 00:02:41 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim: 00:20:59 The Sims 4 Star Wars: Journey to Batuu: 00:24:06 Hades Part 2: 00:26:19 Interview with Rand and Robyn Miller, Creators of Myst: 00:29:04 Mafia: Definitive Edition: 00:58:14 Community Emails: 01:02:31 Discussing Microsoft's Bethesda Acquisition: 01:02:53
Sep 24
GI Show – PS5 Showcase Impressions And Oculus Quest 2 Hands-On
In this week's episode of The Game Informer Show we talk about a handful of the games we've been playing recently, including: Spelunky 2, Super Mario 3D All-Stars, and Avengers. We also go hands-on with Oculus' newest Quest 2 VR headset before breaking down and reacting to Sony's recent PS5 Showcase. Finally, we end the show with another fantastic round of community emails and Meaningless Character Rankings. So please join Jeff Cork, Brian Shea, Jay Guisao, Liana Ruppert, Alex Stadnik, and myself for another wild and ever-entertaining episode! Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @benjaminreeves to let me know what you think. You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen on SoundCloud, stream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show. Our thanks to The Rapture Twins for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their music at their website. To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below. Intro: 00:00:00 Super Mario 3D All-Stars: 00:01:14 Marvel's Avengers Part 1: 00:07:15 Spelunky 2: 00:07:57 Bloodborne: 00:12:08 Marvel's Avengers Part 2: 00:15:05 Oculus Quest 2: 00:18:36 Population: One: 00:22:16 PlayStation 5 Reveal: 00:23:54 Final Fantasy XVI: 00:24:41 Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales: 00:28:09 Hogwarts Legacy: 00:31:07 Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War: 00:34:12 Resident Evil 8: 00:35:38 Deathloop: 00:36:04 Devil May Cry 5 Special Edition: 00:36:21 Oddworld: Soulstorm: 00:37:23 Five Nights at Freddy’s: Security Breach: 00:37:45 Demon's Souls: 00:39:56 Fortnite: 00:41:15 PlayStation 5 Price Discussion: 00:42:20 PlayStation Plus Collection: 00:43:25 PlayStation 5 Release Date Discussion: 00:45:52 God of War Ragnarok: 00:47:32 Community Emails: 00:50:59 Character Rankings: 01:19:47
Sep 17
GI Show – We Played Immortals Fenyx Rising And Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War
In this week's episode of The Game Informer Show we talk about a handful of the games we've been playing recently, including: Avengers, Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 + 2, Star Renegades, and the Prince of Persia: Sands of Time Remake. Then we speak with voice actress Laura Bailey, who shares some behind-the-scenes details about her portrayal of Black Widow (Marvel's Avengers) and Nadine Ross (Uncharted 4), as well as her time on the D&D show Critical Role. Finally, we end the show with another fantastic round of community emails and Meaningless Character Rankings. So please join Jeff Cork, Dan Tack, Kimberley Wallace, Alex Stadnik, and myself for another wild and ever-entertaining episode! Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @benjaminreeves to let me know what you think. You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen on SoundCloud, stream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show. Our thanks to The Rapture Twins for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their music at their website. To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below. Intro: 00:00:00 Marvel's Avengers: 00:02:41 Prince of Persia Remake: 00:20:00 Super Mario Odyssey: 00:20:48 Immortals Fenyx Rising: 00:23:18 Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1 and 2: 00:31:11 World of Warcraft: Shadowlands: 00:34:46 Star Renegades: 00:35:40 Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Multiplayer: 00:38:14 Xbox Series X/S Announcements: 00:42:49 Laura Bailey Interview: 00:45:40 Community Emails: 01:16:01 Character Rankings: 01:38:14
Sep 10
GI Show – Early Review Impressions For Marvel's Avengers And Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 + 2
In this week's episode of The Game Informer Show we talk about a handful of the games we've been playing recently, including: Avengers, Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 + 2, Wasteland 3, and The Last Campfire. It's a massive Playlist segment, so we don't have time for much else. Fortunately, we make time for another fantastic round of community emails and Meaningless Character Rankings. So please join Brian Shea, Dan Tack, Alex Stadnik, and myself for another wild and ever-entertaining episode! Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @benjaminreeves to let me know what you think. You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen on SoundCloud, stream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show. Our thanks to The Rapture Twins for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their music at their website. To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below. Intro: 00:00:00 Marvel's Avengers: 00:02:06 Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 + 2: 00:15:49 Wasteland 3: 00:24:22 Nexomon: Extinction: 00:28:53 The Last Campfire: 00:30:44 Littlewood: 00:36:03 Fortnite Update: 00:37:31 Bloodborne: 00:39:19 Kena: Bridge of Spirits: 00:43:34 Community Emails: 00:45:02 GI's Meaningless Character Rankings: 01:12:55
Sep 3
GI Show – Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War And Nintendo's Future
On this week's exciting new episode of The Game Informer Show, we're joined by the Spawn On Me podcast's host and creator Kahlief Adams to discuss what we've been playing including Microsoft Flight Simulator, Battletoads, and more! Later in the segment, we discuss the absolutely bonkers reveal of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War that took place in Activision's Warzone battle royale.  Our main talker for the week, though, comes from the report that Nintendo is ramping up production on a more powerful model of the Switch for 2021. We unpack what we want from the house that Mario built from both a console and game perspective and examine what the next few years could look like for the Switch. As always, we end the show with another gripping round of community emails and character rankings. So please join Kahlief Adams, Joe Juba, Jeff Cork, and me for one of the most fun episodes we've put out this year. Thank you again to Kahlief for joining us on today's show. Be sure to give him a follow on Twitter and check out the Spawn On Me podcast where he spotlights amazing people of color in the video game industry. Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and hit me up on Twitter @Studnik76. You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen on SoundCloud, stream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show. For those keeping track at home or if you're in need of a refresher, here's what GI's Meaningless Character Rankings looks like after this week's show: Ellie from The Last of Us Kratos from God of War Commander Shepherd from Mass Effect Chun Li from Street Fighter Solid Snake from Metal Gear Solid Glados from the Portal series Gannon from Legend of Zelda Big Daddy from BioShock Luigi from Super Mario Bros. Pikachu from Pokémon Chibi Robo from Chibi Robo Alyx Vance from Half-Life Chuck Greene from Dead Rising Auron from Final Fantasy X Mega Man from Mega Man Fox McCloud from the Star Fox series Toad Jackson from Super Mario Bros. Deacon St. John from Days Gone Eddie Riggs from Brutal Legend Earthworm Jim Bubsy The Bobcat from Bubsy Gex from Gex: Enter the Gecko Funky Kong from Donkey Kong series Our thanks to The Rapture Twins for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their music at their website. To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below. Intro: 00:00:00 Kahlief Adams Intro: 00:02:01 PGA 2K21: 00:08:59 Mortal Kombat 11: 00:09:51 Dreams: 00:10:23 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim: 00:13:08 Battletoads: 00:14:00 Fortnite: 00:16:38 Batman Arkham Asylum: 00:17:36 Microsoft Flight Simulator: 00:19:32 Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Reveal Discussion: 00:24:47 Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Trailer Breakdown: 00:29:22 What Does Nintendo's Future Look Like: 00:35:53 Community Emails: 00:57:18 Character Rankings: 01:09:43
Aug 27
GI Show - What We Want From WB's New Batman Game
In this week's episode of The Game Informer Show we talk about a handful of the games we've been playing recently, including: EA Sports UFC 4, Mortal Shell, Rogue Legacy 2, and A Short Hike. Then we spend some time going over the recent rumors surrounding WB Games Montreal's upcoming Batman game before talking about what we'd like to see from the Caped Crusader's next adventure.  Next up, we have an interview with industry veteran Brian Fargo who worked on classics such Wasteland, The Bard's Tale, and Fallout. Finally, we close out the show with a fantastic round of community emails. So please join Brian Shea, Dan Tack, Alex Stadnik, and myself for another wild and ever-entertaining episode! Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @benjaminreeves to let me know what you think. You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen on SoundCloud, stream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show. Our thanks to The Rapture Twins for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their music at their website. To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below. Intro: 00:00:00 Rogue Legacy 2: 00:02:45 Mortal Shell: 00:08:06 Microsoft Flight Simulator: 00:12:59 Evergate: 00:15:29 The Touryst: 00:17:16 UFC 4: 00:20:03 Raji: An Ancient Epic: 00:26:43 A Short Hike: 00:29:35 Takeshi and Hiroshi: 00:30:35 What Remains of Edith Finch: 00:32:07 Pretending I'm A Superman Tony Hawk Documentary: 00:33:19 What We Want From WB's Batman Game: 00:35:51 Brian Fargo Interview: 00:56:08 Community Email: 01:28:49 Character Rankings: 01:54:01
Aug 20
GI Show - Our Early Game Of The Year Predictions
In this week's episode of The Game Informer Show we talk about a handful of the games we've been playing recently, including: Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 + 2 remake, Hyper Scape, Undermine, and Stream Raiders. Then we go through some of the biggest games we've already played this year and talk about our personal GOTY (to date). Next up, we have an interview with Atari game designer Howard Scott Warshaw who worked on classics such as Yars' Revenge, Raiders of the Lost Ark, and E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial. Howard Scott Warshaw can also be seen in the upcoming 6-episode Netflix video game documentary series, High Score, which releases on August 19. Finally, we close out the show with a fantastic round of community emails. So please join Joe Juba, Dan Tack, Alex Stadnik, and myself for another wild and ever-entertaining episode! Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @benjaminreeves to let me know what you think. You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen on SoundCloud, stream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show. Our thanks to The Rapture Twins for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their music at their website. To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below. Intro: 00:00:00 Hyper Scape: 00:02:49 UnderMine: 00:05:13 Stream Raiders: 00:06:44 Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 + 2: 00:11:01 Fall Guys: 00:16:40 Stardew Valley: 00:18:13 Ori and the Will of the Wisps: 00:19:00 Littlewood: 00:20:21 Half-Life: Alyx - Final Hours: 00:21:55 High Score Netflix Documentary: 00:23:34 Our GOTY So Far: 00:26:14 Howard Scott Warshaw Interview: 00:48:13 Community Emails: 01:19:17 Character Rankings: 01:46:40
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