Summary: EpicBattleCry and The Axe Factor deliver weekly insight into the hottest topics in gaming. We cut through the crap to deliver the game news and opinion that matters most.
Break out the lightsaber, team EBC takes a swing at the Star Wars and EA announcement to discuss the light and dark sides of the news. Plus, Assassin’s Creed IV find the perfect jewel, What’s in and what’s not in the new Wolfenstein, Console-specific Rayman Legends content, and Total War: Rome II catapults towards success. All of that and more on this force-filled edition of gaming’s most brutal video podcast.
Hold on to your pants, its The Axe Factor! This week, we get some direct impressions of The Bureau: XCOM Declassified, ponder the potential of Watch Dogs' mobile-to-console multiplayer support, and dicuss the evolving course of games to address profound and painful human experiences. Plus, our hands-on time with Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon, Torchlight II, and more! This Week: The Bureau: XCOM Declassified Wolfenstien: The New Order Watch Dogs That Dragon, Cancer Depression Quest Tourette's Quest Actual Sunlight Need For Speed: Hot Pursuit Star Command Torchlight II Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon Marvel Heroes
Duck and cover kids, its The Axe Factor! This week, we bask in the glow of the new trailers for Grand Theft Auto V, suffer through another bout of mainstream 'journalism' about violent video games, and decided that even if Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon isn't the game of the year, it is. This Week: The Realm Grand Theft Auto V LEGO Breaking Bad Violent Games Star Command Star Trek Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon
We break out the press badges to break down Nintendo’s presence at this year’s E3 and the shifting significance of the show. Plus, GTA V adds character, When to watch for Watch Dogs, XCOM gets Declassified, and The Witcher 3 won’t include MP, QTE, or DRM! All of that and more on this direct edition of gaming’s most brutal video game podcast!
Hang on and crank the merry-go-ride to eleven, its The Axe Factor! This week, we pour over new trailers for Beyond: Two Souls, Watch Dogs, discuss the new XCOM prequel, and talk about the fascinating cross-influence of games and film making. Plus, our games of the week and the winner of the FarCry3 Blood Dragon giveaway!
We break the bank to talk about microtransactions, DLC, and the business of gaming. Plus, Shinji Mikami’s The Evil Within, The MGS Legacy Collection, Homeworld finds a home, and Peter Molyneux monetizes trolling! All of that and more on this shake-your-money-maker edition of gaming’s most brutal video podcast! This Week: The Evil Withing Metal Gear Solid: Legacy Homeworld Gearbox Curiosity Cliff Blezinski EA Valve Nintendo Direct The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past 2 Oculus Rift Virtuix Omni Dishonored: The Knife of Dunwall
Ready your condiments, its The Axe Factor! This week, we have an extra helping of epic with videos for The Evil Within, Guacamelee!, and Dear Esther running on the Oculus Rift. Plus, our reaction to Cliffy B's reaction to gamer's reaction to DLC, free2play, and more! This Week: The Evil Within Monaco: What's Yours is Mine Guacamelee! The Realm Dear Esther Oculus Rift Cliffy B DLC, Online Pass, Free2Play Borderlands 2 Torchlight II Saints Row: The Third To The Moon
We’re rolling up the sleeves to talk about the future of the fighting game genre as we head into a new generation of gaming! Plus, Batman takes on the Black Mask, Mickey gets a makeover, Bethesda bids farewell to Skyrim, and we wonder what’s up with the XCOM FPS. All of that and more on this hand-to-hand edition of gaming’s most brutal video podcast!
Grab a fistfull of shuriken, its The Axe Factor! This week, we blow our on minds with details on Batman: Arkham Origins, Dark Souls II, gameplay footage from Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon, and discuss the creative tension between players and developers. This Week: Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon Batman: Arkham Origin Dark Souls II Creative Vision: Developers vs Gamers Borderlands 2 Batman: Arkham City To The Moon
Prepare to get Batty as team EBC breaks down the reveal of Batman: Arkham Origins! Plus, Microsofts' disconnect, Far Cry 3’s Blood Dragon, The AVGN Adventure Game, Lost Planet 3 Delayed, and much, much more! Send up the bat signal, we’re answering the call on this editon of gaming’s most brutal video game podcast! This Week: Batman Arkham Origins Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon Lost Planet 3 LucasArts Mega Man Maverick Hunter Battle World: Kronos
Cancel the appetizer and start with dessert, its The Axe Factor! This week, we get all hot-n-bothered over new trailers for Thief, Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures, and The Last of Us. Then we discuss why game reviews for titles like SimCity could take a page from food critics. This Week: Thief LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures The Last Of Us SimCity Diablo 3 customer service Borderlands 2 Torchlight II To The Moon
Hold on to your bucking bronco and grab a fistfull of bird seed, its time for another Postmortem! This week, we settle in to discuss one of the most anticipated titles in gaming: BioShock Infinite. We slice deep with a no-holds-barred discussion of the game's design, mechanics, and story. End game spoilers and major plot-point discussion abound...you have been warned.
Gather 'round the fire, we're talking story telling in gaming surrounding the celebrated release of BioShock Infinite. Plus, new COD DLC is rising up, Crytek Bids on Darksiders, Thief steals our hearts and Total War enters the F2P Arena. All of that and more on this narrative-driven edition of gaming's most brutal video podcast! This Week: Black Ops II Darksiders Crytek Total War: Arena Thief BioShock Infinite Deus Ex: Human Defiance Star Trek
Microwave your cable modem and hide under your bed, its The Axe Factor! This week, we gorge ourselves on the massive amounts of awesomesauce gaming vids that have hit the tubes recently, then we warm up for our new Postmortem with a hands-on look at BioShock: Infinite. This Week: Poker Night 2 Saints Row IV Infinite Crisis Unreal Engine 4 Battlefield 4 Metal Gear Solid 5 April Fools' Day Deus Ex: Human Defiance Journey Rocket Deathmatch DLC Star Trek Shatner vs. Gorn
Set your sights on this shooter-filled edition of EBC as we talk Battlefield 4 and the evolution of the FPS. Plus, MGSV is being a Pain, WBIE is in Infinite Crisis, XCOM comes to iOS, Borderlands extends its borders and Blizzard shows its virtual cards. All of that and more on this edition of gaming's most brutal video podcast! This Week: XCOM Enemy Unknown on Mac/iOS DC Infinite Crisis Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft Borderlands 2 Metal Gear Solid V Battlefield 4 Fire Emblem Awakening Tomb Raider DuckTales Remastered