In this episode, the boys talk about virtual reality games, Pokémon Go, vaping memelords, dodging ads and why sincerity makes Ryan deeply uncomfortable.
The boys discuss the awesome spectacle that is GTA V, with a side of Saints Row 3.
1:25 – Grand Theft Auto 5… best game of 2013?
10:08 – More love for Red Dead
11:23 – Remembering GTA4
13:08 – Saints Row 3
15:24 – Walking around a digital world
20:18 – What about Trevor?
22:39 – Player agency… it’s a thing.
24:36 – We love the Awesome Button
26:58 – There’s a time and a place for serious things, and this is neither the time nor the place
30:12 – I play games to escape reality, not to have it waggled in my face
31:24 – Ryan’s not excited about the inevitable GTA6
34:09 – The acting’s amazing, but this isn’t me
36:00 – A weird, wonderful game that should probably get more shit
36:43 – An abrupt ending, because it’s been too long
Another day, another podcast. This time, the boys debate whether or not there’s a “best medium for superheroes.”
The boys talk about how they both loved Red Dead Redemption. Joey goes off on a tangent about video game reality, but Ryan manages to stay on topic somehow. Spoilers start way after the boys say they do, but you might want to skip this one unless you’ve played through the game first.