This week on The Awesome Addiction, Shane, Terry and Ben gather around the mics to review Dwayne Johnson in the latest Hercules film. Does it rock?
And in the second segment, the boys revisit 2005′s The World’s Fastest Indian starring Sir Anthony Hopkins in one of his best performances.
01:48 – Dawn of The Planet of The Apes CATCH-UP
08:49 – Hercules Review
25:09 – Hercules SPOILERS
36:37 – The World’s Fastest Indian Review
Welcome to a HUUUGE episode this week on The Awesome Addiction, so kick back, relax and listen to our amazing voices as we cover some interesting and exciting games and movies.
In the first segment Jason H, Jason M and the Sisters Haering (Megan and Nicole) discuss every gamer’s favourite time of the year, the Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3 in all of it’s glory. From announcements like Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End, The Halo: Master Chief Collectionto Rainbow Six: Siege, Call of Duty: Andvanced Warfare and White Night and Abzu, the guys discuss the highlights and disappointments of this year’s biggest gaming event. Also, are you missing the sound of Shane’s voice, we are too so we have a special surprise for you: Shane sends us a message from his European holiday to give his thoughts and ideas for this year’s E3!
In the second segment we get our tissues and handkerchief’s ready as Jason H, Ben, Terry and Megan review the movie adaptation of Jon Green’s novel, The Fault In Our Starsstarring Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort. Was it the tear-fest it is hyped up to be??
The movie madness continues as Jason H, Ben, Terry and Megan review the new Doug Liman action, sic-fi film, Edge of Tomorrow starring the amazing, the phenomenal, the brilliant, the “Cruise Missile” himself, Tom Cruise and the beautiful and talented Emily Blunt. Was it a brilliant film or was it a disappointment?? Spoilers: It was awesome!
0:03:20 – E3 2014
1:20:22 – Shane’s Message
1:24:53 – The Fault In Our Stars
1:46:52 – Edge of Tomorrow
While Shane enjoys his European holiday doing all the things a guy like Shane does in Europe, Jason H calls upon the wickedly awesome talents of Ben, Terry and the lovely Nicole in an exciting and funny episode tackling important issues like video games and differing opinions on films.
In the first segment your Awesome team hack into the mainframes and other computer terminology to discuss their initial thoughts and review the brand new Ubisoft open-world action game Watch_Dogs.
In the second segment the heat rises as the team discuss their feelings and critically review Disney’s new live-action film Maleficent starring Angelina Jolie and Sharlto Copley. With differing opinions and reactions, the team have a lot to discuss about this new fantasy “retelling” of the Disney “classic” Sleeping Beauty.
It’s an episode of monstrous proportions this week as we have the largest cast behind the mics of any episode so far!
In the very first segment, Shane, Jason H and Jason M welcome Megan Haering to the show to discuss the beautiful turn-based RPG Child of Light.
In the second segment, we swap out the Jasons with returning champion Jackie Lowe and first-timer Kia Pugh to review Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney on 3DS.
In the third segment, Mr. Movies Ben Stapylton joins the fray to review Godzilla and then in the last segment The Dulcet Tones Terry Fear jumps in to help Shane review Seth Rogen and Zac Efron in Bad Neighbours.
02:26 – Child of Light
37:48 – Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney
01:12:57 – Godzilla
01:28:05 – 01:48:47 – Godzilla SPOILER TALK
01:48:47 – Bad Neighbours
Thanks for listening again fellow addicts – NOW GO WATCH CHEF! Next week the guys return for another big show in which they review Godzilla, Child of Light, Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney and Bad Neighbours.
This week on The Awesome Addiction, the trio of Shane, Jason H and Terry gather around the mics to review the critically acclaimed The LEGO Movie and Darren Aronofsky’s Noah, starring Russell Crowe, Anthony Hopkins and Emma Watson.
03:05 – Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes
24:04 – Shadow of The Colossus
41:16 – Titanfall
49:39 – Captain America: The Winter Soldier
1:30:13 – Mr. Peabody & Sherman
It’s a show of super heroic proportions again this week as the guys drench themselves in nothing but bad-ass movies and games!
In the first segment, Jason M and Nicole join Shane and Jason H to discuss whether Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes is worth its asking price. Shane and Jason M have also been playing the critically acclaimed Shadow of The Colossus and they discuss whether it stands the test of time.
03:29 – 300: Rise of an Empire
29:09 – Non-Stop
43:28 – VS.
57:32 – The Monuments Men
78:58 – Titanfall
113:44 – Birthday Speeches
HAPPY BIRTHDAY, AWESOME ADDICTS!!
It’s the podcast’s 1st Birthday, and to celebrate Shane, Jason, Ben & Terry have a mega-four-part episode for you!
In the first segment, the guys review one of the big sequels of 2014, 300: Rise of an Empire. In the second segment, Jason and Ben give their thoughts on Liam Neeson on a plane in Non-Stop. The guys also review George Clooney and Matt Damon in World War II true story The Monuments Men. And to wrap it up, it’s the review we’ve all been waiting to hear: Terry and Shane sing the praises of Xbox One’s Titanfall.
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.