02:56 – 86th Academy Awards Results/Oscar Predictions Wager
16:18 – VS.
25:41 – Thief
57:28 – Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII
89:12 – 3 Days To Kill
We’re one episode away from The Awesome Addiction’s 1st Birthday and the crew record a big show to warm up. In the first segment, Shane, Jason, Ben & Terry discuss the winners of the 86th Academy Awards and decipher who won the Oscar Predictions Wager. And because can’t help themselves, they play a little VS!
In the second and third segments Jason Mirah, returning champion Nicole Haering and first-timer Chad Bennett get a hold of the microphones to discuss stealth game Thief and RPG Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII.
And to wrap it up, the guys review Kevin Costner in 3 Days To Kill before teasing what they’ll be doing next week for a very special birthday episode 52.
In the second segment, Shane and Jason are joined by Jason “Animazing” Mirah and for the first time, good friend Nicole Haering to discuss The Last Of Us: Left Behind DLC.
In the third segment, the guys play another instalment of their favourite movie face-off game VS. and then review Mark Wahlberg in Lone Survivor. And in the final segment, the guys make their predictions for the winners of the 86th Academy Awards.
To celebrate the end of 2013, The Awesome Addiction crew gather a tremendous cast to make this one of the best episodes so far!
Shane Bailey and Jason Hendrickx are joined by Terry Fear, Ben Stapylton, Jason Mirah, and Luke Fuller to review The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, Disney’s Frozen and to list their 5 Favourite Games & Movies of 2013!
They also manage to award one game and one movie as Game of The Year and Movie of The Year for 2013!
Frozen Review: 00:02:30
The Hobbit Review: 00:28:20
Games of The Year: 00:59:45
Movies of The Year: 01:25:54
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From myself, I’d like to thank each and every one of you for listening each week! These past 41 weeks have made for an incredible journey and it’s because of you and my co-pilots that it’s been so amazing! I look forward to making 52 more episodes in 2014 and seeing where this little corner of the internet takes us all.
I’m also pleased to announce that alongside The Awesome Addiction, I will be venturing out on my own to create a new show that I’m aiming to debut before April 2014. Stay tuned for more, thanks again and may 2014 bring you many more awesome and addictive things
This week the guys review Michael Fassbender, Brad Pitt, Cameron Diaz, Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem in the crime thriller The Counselor.
And in the lead up to the next generation, Shane has finished one of the best game of this generation, The Last Of Us, and the crew discuss it in all of its spoiler-ific glory. The guys also give their thoughts on female protagonists in games, interactive story-telling as well as the latest PlayStation announcements of Uncharted coming to PS4 and The Last Of Us DLC.
Thor: The Dark World: 00:02:40 – 00:32:14
About Time: 00:34:05 – 00:54:03
Batman: Arkham Origins: 00:54:41 – 01:29:02
Pokemon X & Y: 01:29:14 – 01:40:45
GTA 5: 01:40:46 – 01:46:02
Heavy Rain:01:46:04 – 01:53:00
It’s a MEGA episode this week, and in an appropriately heroic fashion Shane, Jason H, Ben and Terry kick it off with their thoughts on Marvel’s smashing sequel Thor: The Dark World. In the second segment the guys review Richard Curtis’ About Time.
And in the second half of the show, Jason M and Luke swap in to review Batman: Arkham Origins. The guys also give their final thoughts on GTA 5 and Pokemon X & Y, and Shane dives into his video game Pile of Shame and finally plays Heavy Rain.Thanks once again for taking the time to listen to the show
This week on The Awesome Addiction Shane, Jason M, Ben and Terry orbit the microphones once again to review Sandra Bullock and George Clooney in Alfonso Cuarón’s latest film Gravity.In the second segment, the guys update us on their latest thoughts of Grand Theft Auto 5 and how it has all won them over.
And in the final segment, they discuss where Rockstar goes after GTA 5 and the controversy of THAT torture scene!
This week we hit up the EB Expo and play Titanfall, Dead Rising 3, Ryse, Forza 5, Killer Instinct, Dying Light, Beyond Two Souls, Pokemon X & Y, Battlefield 4, The Might Quest for Epic Loot, Gran Turismo 6, Batman Arkham Origins, some really cool Aussie indie games & much more.We’re also joined by Ben Stapylton to review Chris Hemsworth and Daniel Bruhl as F1 racers James Hunt and Niki Lauda in Ron Howard’s latest drama Rush.
Thanks for listening to the show and we’ll see you next week for our thoughts on Gravity and Runner Runner.
It’s a rockstar-like show this week! Shane, Jason and Ben are reunited with “The Dulcet Tones” himself, Terry Fear, as well as returning champion Jason Mirah and new-comer Luke Fuller. In the first segment, the guys turn their attention to Vin Diesel in his third adventure as Richard B. Riddick. How does it compare to the first two films?
In the second segment, they waste no time getting into their first impressions of this year’s biggest release GTA 5!
And in the final segment, the crew wraps it up with their thoughts on Woody Allen’s latest film starring Cate Blanchett, Alec Baldwin and Louis C.K, Blue Jasmine along with yet another dose of The Quick Fix!