The Free Cheese
This week on The Free Cheese: We're popping our thips. Joe, Marc, and Ben are here to talk about motels and frozen drinks from drive thru restaurants. We hear from Ben about Player Unknown's Battlegrounds and how it will influence new trends in gaming. Marc checks in with the latest in Hitman with a Hammer and our run of Sonic Generations. Joe spends a week with Final Fantasy, in so many ways, and is ready to tell you about three different games. During Show and Tell, we talk about the Secret of Mana remake, Azure Striker Gunvolt's Switch release, and Darkwood's certified spookiness.
Direct download: The_Free_Cheese_Episode_212.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 10:00am EDT

This week on The Free Cheese: We take down our original pig squeal video. Join Joe, Matt, and Ben to discuss the beginnings of YouTube, Manny Macchiato, playing in two bands, and the Danger Friends. We hear from Ben about Fallout: New Vegas and the PC troubles that plague Night Trap. Matt prepares for The International 8 with his Sniper and returns to find a Nightmare in Prey. Joe relives his childhood for the first time since Shovel Knight with Sonic Mania. We talk about the delay of Crackdown 3 and why that's okay and terrible altogether. Then, we learn the true fate of the Mass Effect series.
Direct download: The_Free_Cheese_Episode_211.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 10:00am EDT

This week on The Free Cheese: We discover the deep web. Marc returns from a roller coaster adventure and shares the stories of amusement park nightmares. Matt looks forward to a trip to Boston and recants his first encounter with a horse. Joe finds a new face to horrify the children with and is excited to play his Switch on a plane. In Now Playing, we talk about Hacknet and why it changes the way you think, Ys Origin and its low-poly love affair, and how Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow has become the go-to game on the DS. Then, we talk about cool job offers, The International 7, and indie games coming to Switch.
Direct download: The_Free_Cheese_Episode_210.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 8:30pm EDT

This week on The Free Cheese: Who the fuck is Amy? Join us as we discuss when and how kids should start playing video games. We debate the bad side of playing video games and what impact it can have on a child's societal behaviors. Then, we talk about the benefits of playing games growing up, and how they can better our development and sharpen our minds- as well as the lessons we learn by playing them. We hear about dads who play Rocket League and new news about Sonic Forces. Marc tells us about a new indie game on Switch called Slime-san. Joe talks about Sonic Generations and returning to the 20th anniversary title an few years later. Matt celebrates one hundred hours of MLB The Show.
Direct download: Episode_209.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 10:00am EDT