The Free Cheese

This week on The Free Cheese, we find out what sounds make our teeth hurt and share them with you.

We’re back with more talk about Link’s Awakening and Session as well as reports on our first week with Gears 5 playing through a co-op campaign.

We talk about The Last of Us Part II’s multiplayer campaign as well as what we learned from this week’s State of Play and Inside Xbox presentations.

Finally, we hear from you and answer questions about the Switch Lite, dinner with strangers, and more.

Direct download: The_Free_Cheese_Episode_319.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

This week on The Free Cheese, we campaign to get Frankie Muniz on the show.

We’re in the midst of the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare beta and have reports from the battlefield. We also touch on the future of E3 and talk about the history of demo discs.

Matt edges deeper into the world of Alan Wake while Marc sees the beginnings of Link’s Awakening and Joe hits the streets in Session.

Direct download: The_Free_Cheese_Episode_318.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

This week on The Free Cheese, speed run Sneak King!

Joe and Matt discover how to take care of spiders in the basement and what's worth $3.88 at a faraway Target.

We also put Astral Chain to bed and get excited about more Control. We stoke the fire of Gears 5 and hit the road toward professional Overwatch.

We cover Apple Arcade and the new horror of the Ring Fit Adventure ad before taking some emails about changing our minds on a game and a particular genre of games.

Direct download: The_Free_Cheese_Episode_317.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

This week on The Free Cheese, oh, what you'll find on the boardwalk.

We talk about Astral Chain and the growth of Platinum Games along with the news from the Nintendo Direct this week.

Additionally, we checked out the Code Vein demo and saw the end of the annual Battle Pass.

We learn about changing laws for gambling in Japan and how it definitely has nothing to do with a changing Konami business plan.

Finally, we take questions from listeners and learn the true origin of The Free Cheese.

Direct download: The_Free_Cheese_Episode_316.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

This week on The Free Cheese, can you name them all?

The video games have arrived and we have played them. We start things off with Blair Witch and talk about the ups and downs of getting lost in the woods. Then, we walk the line between two worlds in Control. Finally, we talk about Platinum’s latest with Astral Chain and why it’s good to play against your expectations.

We discuss some new game collections coming in the next few months, what Capcom could’ve made 19 million dollars on, and what we want in Overwatch on Switch.

Lastly, we close out with some listener questions regarding cheating in video games and fast-food mascots.

Direct download: The_Free_Cheese_Episode_315.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 9:30am EDT