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.
On this week’s episode of The Awesome Addiction, Shane, Jason, Ben and Terry gather around the microphones once more to discuss Woody Allen’s 2011 romantic comedy Midnight in Paris. They also dive into the first round of VS. for 2014: the game where the guys are given two movies to choose which is the better, all while compiling a list of their favourite movies of all time and a list of movies that haven’t seen before.
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
Catching Fire: 00:00:04:34
Ryse: Son of Rome: 00:34:57
Zoo Tycoon: 00:51:05
HAPPY PLAYSTATION 4 LAUNCH EVERYONE!!!
Even though Sony’s brand new console is out, the guys are yet to get there hands on the console (it’ll hopefully happen before the end of the year).In the meantime, Shane, Jason H, Terry and Ben review the new Hunger Games movie Catching Fire. Shane and Terry have some updated impressions of Ryse: Son of Rome, and Shane has dabbled in some Zoo Tycoon for Xbox One (Check out Shane’s zoo in the video below).
And to wrap up the episode the crew debuts a new segment called VS, inspired by the game of the same name from The Totally Rad Show.
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.