Ep. 118 – Batman: Arkham Knight, Jaws, Erin Brockovich – 1st Jul. 2015

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It’s a MONSTER episode this week as Shane, Ben, Terry and Jason M review the massive video game sequel Batman: Arkham Knight. Shane and Ben also watch Jaws for the very first time to celebrate the film’s 40th Anniversary and the next Woody Allen film on Shane’s list is the highly-acclaimed Vicky Cristina Barcelona. The guys also review Julia Roberts’ Oscar-winning performance in Erin Brockovich before closing out the show with a double game of Survival of The Nerdiest!

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03:35 – Erin Brockovich
18:04 – Jaws
28:42 – Vicky Cristina Barcelona
37:46 – Awesome Headlines
44:04 – FEATURE REVIEW: Batman: Arkham Knight
01:13:51 – Survival of The Nerdiest

Thanks for listening, fellow addicts! Join us next week for our reviews of Terminator: Genisys, A Most Violent Year, Cassandra’s Dream and The Elder Scrolls Online.

Ep. 117 – E3 2015 Wrap-Up, Halo 5: Guardians, Fallout 4, Inside Out – 25th Jun. 2015

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It’s a MEGA-show this week filled to the brim awesome stuff! Shane, Jason H and Ben kick it off with their review of Inside Out: is it a return to form for Pixar? And then in the second and third segments, Shane is joined by the Animazing Jason Mirah and they both spend almost two hours diving deep into their E3 2015 analysis with plenty of talk on which company WON E3, why Nintendo fumbled so badly, why this year was one of the best E3′s we’ve seen, plus plenty of talk on their impressions of the games including: Halo 5: Guardians, Fallout 4, Uncharted 4, The Last Guardian, Horizon: Zero Dawn, The Division, Gears of War 4, HoloLens and much, much more!

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04:23 – FEATURE REVIEW: Inside Out
34:27 – E3 2015 Wrap-Up
35:12 – Bethesda: Fallout 4, DOOM, Dishonored 2
48:12 – Ubisoft: The Division, For Honor, Ghost Recon Wildlands
01:02:01 - EA: Star Wars Battlefront, Mirror’s Edge Catalyst, Unravel
01:14:19 - Square Enix: Deus Ex Mankind Divided, Tomb Raider, Hitman
01:25:17 - Nintendo: Super Mario Maker, Star Fox Zero
01:35:17 - Xbox: Halo 5: Guardians, Gears of War 4, HoloLens
02:10:00 - PlayStation: Uncharted 4, The Last Guardian, Horizon: Zero Dawn

Thanks for listening, fellow addicts! Join us next week for our reviews of Batman: Arkham Knight and Elder Scrolls Online and plenty of Movie Backlog discussion with Jaws, The Last Crusade, Erin Brockovich and Vicki Cristina Barcelona.

Ep. 110 – Age of Adaline, Equilibrium, Perks of Being a Wallflower – 2nd May 2015

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It’s a FILM-TASTIC week this week as Shane, Jason, Jason, Terry and Ben review a bunch of Pile of Shame films including 3:10 To Yuma, Perks of Being A Wallflower and Equilibrium. Shane and Ben also give their thoughts on Age of Adaline, the latest romantic drama starring Blake Lively and Harrison Ford. And we couldn’t possibly record a movie episode without playing a little Survival of The Nerdiest and VS.

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01:47 – 3:10 To Yuma
18:05 – Perks of Being A Wallflower
30:13 – Equilibrium
49:25 – Survival of The Nerdiest
01:00:22 – VS.
01:10:30 – Age of Adaline

Thanks for listening fellow addicts! Join us next week for our reviews of State of Decay: Year-One Survival Edition, Pitch Perfect 2 and Halo: Spartan Assault and Spartan Strike.

EPISODE 100 – Kingsman, Valiant Hearts, Brothers, 2015 Oscar Predictions – 22nd Feb. 2015

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It’s a MEGA-SIZED show this week as the whole crew celebrates Episode 100! Shane, Jason, Terry and Ben open the show with some recaps of some movies they’ve seen before discussing the big Spider-Man and Bethesda E3 news and playing a little VS!
In the third segment, Shane is joined by Jason M and Jackie to talk about #IDARB, Valiant Hearts and Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons.
And to wrap it up, the guys make their 2015 Oscar Predictions and review the surprisingly excellent action film Kingsman: The Secret Service!

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01:40 – Unbroken
11:00 – The Gambler
17:25 – The Theory of Everything
23:52 – Spiderman joining the MCU
34:11 – Bethesda coming to E3 2015! Fallout 4?
39:39 – VS.
56:33 – #IDARB
01:01:39 – Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons
01:11:26 – Valiant Hearts
01:27:25 – 2015 Oscar Predictions
01:49:24 – Kingsman: The Secret Service

Thanks for listening, gals and pals! Join us next week for the 2015 Oscar Results and our reviews of The Order 1886 and Jupiter Ascending.

Ep. 099 – The Gambler, Unbroken, Transistor – 9th Feb. 2015

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In the lead up to Episode 100, Shane, Jason and Jason gather around the mics to review some more Oscar-nominated films including Angelina Jolie’s Unbroken and  The Gambler featuring Mark Wahlberg and John Goodman. The guys also talk some Transistor and some Movie Backlog films including The Godfather, 47 Ronin and Fast & Furious 6.

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02:06 – Transistor
08:24 – The Gambler
17:08 – The Godfather
21:43 – 47 Ronin
27:00 – Fast & Furious 6
31:06 – Unbroken

Thanks for listening, fellow addicts! Join us next week for our very special Bonus Episode discussing the entire series of The Legend of Korra! Then join us the following week for our big Episode 100 celebration!

Ep. 095 – Halo 5: Guardians, Into The Woods, Games of 2015 – 10th Jan. 2015

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2015 is in full swing as Shane, Jason H, Ben and Jason M dive into the musical extravaganza that is Into The Woods. Shane and Jason M dive deeper into the Halo 5: Guardians multiplayer beta and then the gang looks ahead to all the big games coming out in 2015!

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01:55 – Into The Woods
24:36 – Titanic
26:00 – Fast & Furious 5
28:13 – Halo 5: Guardians MP Beta [Second Impressions]
41:35 – Games of 2015

Thanks for listening once again, guys and girls! Tune in next week for our reviews of Birdman and Taken 3 and our final thoughts on the last week of the Halo 5: Guardians multiplayer beta.

Ep. 089 – Hunger Games: Mockingjay Pt. 1, Far Cry 4, Pokemon, Sunset Overdrive – 29th Nov. 2014

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It’s all about the GAMES this week as Shane, Jason, Jason and Nicole gather around the sacred microphones

to perform the reviewing ritual on a variety of highly-anticipated pieces of entertainment. In the first segment the gang kicks it off in the open-world of Kyrat in Far Cry 4. Shane then tells tale of his adventures in the Awesome-pocalypse in Sunset Overdrive. And the boys venture back to the Hoenn region in the remakes, Pokemon: Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire.

And in the second segment, Jason H and Nicole (with a bit of Ben & Terry sprinkled in) provide their thoughts on Jennifer Lawrence in the latest instalment of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Pt. 1.

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03:38 – Far Cry 4
22:29 – Sunset Overdrive
29:04 – Pokemon
40:05 – Hunger Games: Mockingjay Pt. 1

Thanks for listening this week, fellow addicts! Join us next weekend for our reviews of the Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence film Serena and Double Fine’s tactical RPG Massive Chalice!

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Ep. 086 – Interstellar, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, The Evil Within – 8th Nov. 2014

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It’s another blockbuster episode this week as Shane, Jason H, Jason M and Terry orbit the mics to review several games including Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, The Evil Within, Fantasia: Music Evolved and more!

Then buckle in for a discussion of galactic proportions as the guys attempt to review Interstellar, a sci-fi epic that has the crew very divided.

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01:18 – The Evil Within
18:35 – Fantasia: Music Evolved
24:17 – Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
34:38 – Steamworld Dig
39:43 – Interstellar
01:07:37 – Interstellar SPOILERS

Thanks for listening once again, awesome addicts! Be sure to subscribe to the podcast to catch our thoughts on Halo: The Master Chief Collection, Sunset Overdrive and John Wick.

Ep. 085 – PAX Australia 2014 – 3rd Nov. 2014

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The guys trip it down to Melbourne this week for PAX Australia 2014! Join Shane, Jason H, Jason M, Terry and now-official PAX Correspondent Adam Rida as they discuss the latest and greatest games from the show floor!

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From AAA titles to indie darlings, from console classics to the latest tabletop experiences, the guys spend a whole 3 days covering the whole damn thing! Plus Shane and Jason H interview some Aussie indie devs from the show floor including League of Geeks, Cardboard Keep and Thomas Janson.

Thanks for listing guys! Join us next week for our reviews of Interstellar, Fantasia: Music Evolved, The Evil Within and much more!

Ep. 077 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Boyhood, Summer Movie Wager – 8th Sept. 2014

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It’s all about the movies this week as Shane, Jason H, Jason M and Ben orbit the mics to review Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in the first segment. Cowabunga!
Screen Shot 2014-09-08 at 10.28.53 amIn the second segment, the guys review a film that can only be described as a piece of cinematic history: the 12 year epic, Boyhood.

And in the final segment, they discuss the results of the Summer Movie Wager (which you can listen to here) before rounding it out with another round of Survival of The Nerdiest and everyone’s favourite game, VS!
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02:59 – TMNT
25:58 – Boyhood
52:29 – Summer Movie Wager Results
01:05:27 – Survival of The Nerdiest
01:11:51 – VS.

Thanks for listening gals and pals! We’re diving into Bungie’s Destiny next week while Mr. Hendrickx and Ben are hitting up a Pile of Shame film of their’s, The Great Escape.
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