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An ironically named podcast about our sincere love for games. RSS feed: http://galsnpals.net/feed/podcast/vgaba

Video Games Are Bad, Actually: I Want 2B The Very Best (Episode 10)

On this episode: we reflect on the pile of games we’re drowning in and what’s still coming to bury us further, we’re briefly back in the squid-kid zone with the Splatoon 2 Global Testfire, and NieR: Automata is basically one of the best games ever? Do not sleep on NieR: Automata. Your hosts on this episode are Jill, Erika, and Diddgery.

Games in this episode:
  • NieR: Automata
  • Persona 5
  • Yooka-Laylee
  • NieR
  • Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
  • Hollow Knight
  • Fire Emblem: Shadows of Valentia
  • Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood
  • Fate/EXTELLA
  • Kingdom Hearts series
  • Mass Effect series
  • Splatoon series
  • Drakengard series

Find us on Twitter:
VGABA: @vgabacast
Jill: @JillKatze
Erika: @shipgirlmom
Diddgery: @Diddgery

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Video Games Are Bad, Actually: Breath of the Night of the Wild in the Woods (Episode 9)

On this episode: Night in the Woods is the realest game about cute animal people suffering under late capitalism you’ll ever play, an array of Switch launch titles hold our attention for a few minutes, and Zelda: Breath of the Wild eats our lives. Zelda discussion contains light spoilers but we did our best to take it easy this time. Your hosts on this episode are Jill, Erika, and Diddgery.

Games in this episode:
  • Night in the Woods
  • Shovel Knight
  • Snipperclips
  • Blaster Master Zero
  • Puyo Puyo Tetris
  • VOEZ
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Find us on Twitter:
VGABA: @vgabacast
Jill: @JillKatze
Erika: @shipgirlmom
Diddgery: @Diddgery

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Video Games Are Bad, Actually: Calm Before the Storm (Episode 8)

On this episode: we touch base on Fire Emblem, Erika tells us about Game Freak’s hidden surprise Giga Wrecker, Gravity Rush 2’s theme of class shows itself more clearly, VA-11 HALL-A gets extra content, and we run down the games we’re looking forward to the most in the next few months. Your hosts on this episode are Jill, Erika, and Diddgery.

Games in this episode:
  • Fire Emblem series
  • Giga Wrecker
  • Gravity Rush 2
  • VA-11 HALL-A
  • Night in the Woods
  • Halo series
  • Horizon Zero Dawn
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • Bombergirl
  • Bomberman series
  • NieR Automata
  • Mass Effect Andromeda
  • Persona 5
  • Yooka-Laylee
  • Puyo Puyo Tetris

Find us on Twitter:
Jill: @JillKatze
Erika: @shipgirlmom
Diddgery: @Diddgery

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Video Games Are Bad, Actually: Nintendo’s Wife Generator feat. Eden Porter (Episode 7)

On this episode, Eden Porter from the podcast Going Down With The Ship joins us to talk about our anime spouses and children in Fire Emblem: Heroes and beyond. Other points of interest: Overwatch continues to hold our attention (sorry, we’re gay), Erika finally uncovers just how much worse the rest of Fate is compared to Fate/EXTELLA, and we fall into a deep, deep anime hole with Kingdom Hearts then Fire Emblem keeps us there and drags us deep into gacha hell. Your hosts on this episode are Jill, Erika, Diddgery, and Eden.

Games in this episode:
  • Overwatch
  • Fate/EXTELLA: The Umbral Star
  • Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days
  • Kingdom Hearts II
  • Metal Gear Solid
  • Fire Emblem: Heroes
  • Fire  Emblem Awakening
  • Fire Emblem Fates
  • Granblue Fantasy
  • Fate/Grand Oder

Find us on Twitter:
Jill: @JillKatze
Erika: @shipgirlmom
Diddgery: @Diddgery
Eden: @fontiago

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Video Games Are Bad, Actually: The Anime Trash Pile (Episode 6)

On this episode: exploring the gayness in Fate/EXTELLA, wishing we had more time for Yoko Taro games, introducing Gravity Rush’s Kat to Karl Marx, dreaming about hanging out with Yakuza 0’s chicken, returning to cyberpunk with Snatcher, smashing things with Momodora’s leaf-sword, and we worry about our impending Fire Emblem Heroes-induced deaths. Your hosts on this episode are Jill, Erika, and Aubrey.

Games in this episode:
  • Fate/EXTELLA: The Umbral Star
  • NieR
  • NieR Automata
  • Drakengard series
  • Gravity Rush 2
  • Atelier Shallie: Alchemists of the Dusk Sea
  • Fire Emblem Heroes
  • Yakuza 0
  • Resident Evil 7
  • Resident Evil 2
  • Snatcher
  • VA-11 HALL-A
  • Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight

Find us on Twitter:
Jill: @JillKatze
Erika: @shipgirlmom
Aubrey: @capcomgirls

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Video Games Are Bad, Actually: Getting On Top Of The Switch (Episode 5)

On this episode: Bravey D defaults bravely; Diablo 3 rises from its grave; we really earn our Explicit iTunes rating digging into Shantae’s vast amounts of DeviantArt horny; we learn that Atelier is good actually; Miku has way too many songs; the Splatoon 2 reveal turns us back into squid kids; the Zelda trailer makes us hope it makes us cry Ghibli tears; and we can’t stop giggling about Super Mario Odyssey’s New Donk City. Your hosts this week are: JillErika, and Diddgery!

Games in this episode:
  • Bravely Default
  • Bravely Second
  • Diablo 3
  • Shantae Half-Genie Hero
  • Atelier series
  • Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone
  • 1-2-Switch
  • Splatoon 2
  • Snipperclips
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • Super Mario Odyssey
  • Xenoblade 2
  • ARMS
  • PuyoPuyo Tetris
  • Super Bomberman R

Find us on Twitter:
Jill: @JillKatze
Erika: @shipgirlmom
Diddgery: @Diddgery

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Video Games Are Bad, Actually: 2016 Wrap-Up Part 2 (Episode 4)

On this episode, we run down the second part of our list of games that left the strongest impressions on us in the year gone by, including: Final Fantasy XV, Kirby Planet Robobot, Uncharted 4, No Man’s Sky, Blue Revolver, Pocket Card Jockey, Mystic Messenger, Capsule Silence XXIV, and Pokemon Sun & Moon. Also, we give some shoutouts to games we didn’t have time to get deep into on the show! Your hosts this week are Jill, Erika, Diddgery, and Aubrey.

 

Shoutouts to:

  • Osteotic Bypass
  • Firewatch
  • Gotta Protectors
  • Guilty Gear Xrd Revelator
  • Super Mario Run
  • Tee K.O. (Jackbox Party Pack 3)
  • Titanfall
  • Pokemon Go (oh god remember the month of June)
  • Shantae Half-Genie Hero and Jake Kaufman’s music
  • Clustertruck
  • American Truck Simulator
  • Shower With Your Dad Simulator
  • Yo-kai Watch 2

Find us on Twitter:
Jill: @JillKatze
Erika: @shipgirlmom
Diddgery: @Diddgery
Aubrey: @capcomgirls

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Video Games Are Bad, Actually: 2016 Wrap-Up Part 1 (Episode 3)

On this episode, we run down some of the games that left the strongest impressions on us in the year gone by, including: Overwatch, Doom 2016, SUPERHOT, Monster Hunter Generations, Fire Emblem Fates, Hyper Light Drifter, and VA-11 HALL-A. Your hosts this week are Jill, Erika, Diddgery, and Aubrey.

Find us on Twitter:
Jill: @JillKatze
Erika: @shipgirlmom
Didge: @Diddgery
Aubrey: @capcomgirls

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Video Games Are Bad, Actually: Tracer’s A Lesbian, All’s Right With The World (Episode 2)

On this episode: catching up on our 2016 backlog with games like VA-11 HALL-A, The Division, and Firewatch, Furby survival horror with Tattletail, Jill’s inexplicable Super Mario Run addiction, and discussion of our feelings on broader reactions to Overwatch’s Tracer being a lesbian and Nier Automata’s 2B being hot. Your hosts this week are: JillErika, and Diddgery!

Games in this episode:
  • Dragon Quest 7
  • Kindred Spirits
  • VA-11 HALL-A
  • The Division
  • Firewatch
  • Tattletail
  • Super Mario Run
  • Thumper
  • Nier Automata
  • Overwatch

Find us on Twitter:
Jill: @JillKatze
Erika: @shipgirlmom
Diddgery: @Diddgery

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Video Games Are Bad, Actually: The Double-Size Super-Pilot (Episode 1)

Wow, here we are, with our own ironically named podcast about our sincere love for games! Let’s do this! Subjects on this episode include: Pokemon Sun and Moon, PlayStation Experience, Ni no Kuni, Titanfall 2, and Final Fantasy XV. Your hosts this week are: JillErika, and Diddgery!

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