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Awards, contest winners, and Dan Weissenberger? This can only be our Fifth Annual Holiday Awards Spectacular! We dish on the best and worst of 2012, Brad's son drops in to share his best and worst of the year, and we give out some fabulous prizes based on a really cool random number generator. Featuring Dylan Collins, Brad Gallaway, Mike Bracken, Dan Weissenberger, Richard "It's not really a spoiler" Naik, and Tim "the Brett Farve thing is getting old" Spaeth. 

Direct download: GameCriticsPodcastEpisode84.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:56am EDT

We discuss The Walking Dead Episode 5: No Time Left and the series as a whole. But BEFORE that, we have thumbs up and thumbs down and an announcement about our big end of the year show! With Chi Kong Lui, Brad "9 Dollar Coconut Drink" Gallaway, Mike Bracken, Richard Naik, and Dylan Collins

Direct download: GameCriticsPodcastEpisode83.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:31am EDT

At long last, the in-depth Borderlands/Borderlands 2 discussion that has for too long been stricken from our main show. For a grueling six hours we tear into every possible facet of the Borderlands franchise, from secret realtionships of the NPCs to Randy Pitchford's favorite breakfast cereal. Featuring Richard "Sniper" Naik and Tim "Going in guns blazing is always an appropriate course of action" Spaeth.

Direct download: Borderlands.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:13am EDT

It's a special 1/5 British edition of the podcast. This week we tackle Wreck-It Ralph, Thanksgiving shout outs, and what we've been playing during our long hibernation. Featuring Chi Kong Lui, Brad Gallaway, Mike Bracken, Richard Naik, and special guest host Sinan "Redcoat" Kubba.

Direct download: podcastEp82.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:55pm EDT

This week, we discuss our favorite scary games, and then have a mega discussion of The Walking Dead: Episode 4! With Chi Kong Lui, Brad Gallaway, Richard "Defender Against The Robot Uprising" Naik, Dylan Collins and special guest Jeffrey Matulef.

Direct download: GameCriticsPodcastEpisode81.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:55am EDT

Have you ever bought a system for one game? That's the question we discuss this episode. We also hear about Brad's trip to the Retro Games Expo, and talk about Torchlight 2, Kid Icarus: Uprising, Tokyo Jungle and more. Also, Richard contemplates putting on water skiis. with Chi Kong Lui, Brad Gallaway, Mike Bracken, Richard "Shark Man" Naik, and Dylan Collins

Direct download: GameCriticsPodcastEpisode80.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:23am EDT

In this episode, Brad is freshly back from PAX and gives us the low-down on what he saw there. We then go into a huge, spoiler ridden discussion of The Walking Dead Episode 3. Don't worry, we tell you before we start talking about it. Stop being paranoid.

With Chi Kong "Mr. C" Lui, Brad "Richie" Gallaway, Mike "Potsie Bracken, Richard "The Fonz" Naik and Dylan "Arnold" Collins.

Direct download: GameCriticsPodcastEpisode79.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:47pm EDT

Tonight, we talk games. Lots of games. Sleeping dogs, Risen 2, Darksiders 2, Papo and Yo, Spec Ops, Way of the Samurai 4 and so many more! We're back and in full force, ladies and gentleman! With Chi Kong Lui, Brad Gallaway, Richard "Children must be taught to draw from birth" Nayik, special guest Jeffrey Matulef and Dylan Collins.

Direct download: GameCriticsPodcast78.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:31am EDT

In this episode we have a good old fashioned "What have you been playing?" Discussion. We then have a debate sparked by an email over Sniper Elite V2 and round it all out with some thumbs! Whith Chi Kong Lui, Brad Gallaway, Mike Bracken, Richard Naik and Dylan "I have no witty nicknames" Collins.

Direct download: GamecriticsPodcastepisode77.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:23pm EDT

In this episode, Chi and Brad play Dawnguard, Richard plays League of Legends, Mike plays Demon's Souls (2 years late) and we ALL play The Walking Dead Episode 2. We also took some listener questions. Haven't you always wondered what Chi's favorite Pokemon is? WELL HERE IS THE CHANCE TO LEARN! With Chi Kong Lui, Brad Gallaway, Mike Bracken, Richard "We still hate Duck" Naik and Dylan Collins.

Direct download: GameCriticsPodcastEpisode76.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:32pm EDT