PUGCast 53: The WakandaCast

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Wakanda forever! Also video games and stuff.

Intro:

– T-shirt check

News

– Assassin’s Creed: Origins is getting Discovery Tour mode on Feb 20
– System shock remake is on hiatus
– New segment! The Star Wars Minute

The Star Wars Minute

– Solo: A Star Wars Story got a trailer and some books.
– Dudes from Game of Thrones are getting some Star Wars films.

Tree of Woe

– New streaming series: Operation: SimPUG, plus some thoughts about streaming culture and The Sims in general. (37:47)
– Andrew has inflicted Marvel Strike Force on Jamie. He’s also been playing Monster Breeder.
– Black Panther Roundtable (spoilers!) (1:17:00)

Links:

YANA: https://mixer.com/YouAreNotAlone
Black Girl Nerds: https://blackgirlnerds.com/
Monster Breeder: http://monsterbreeder.com

PUGCast email: podcast@operationpug.com
The Operation: PUG Discord server: https://discord.gg/0lK2mS63JIvKtLWz

 

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PUGCast 52 — The PawCast (Andrew’s joke)

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Engage the blockchain as we delve into hot Miitomo action while hunting monsters in a world!

Intro:

– New canned intro!
– T-shirt Check

News

– Microsoft announces all new 1st party games will be included on launch day with Game Pass.
– Nintendo Labo is a thing. It sure is.
– Nintendo is killing Miitomo, surprising no one.
– Anthem is delayed, but that might be a good thing.
– The new God of Creed: Zero Dawn trailer is out.
– Don’t expect to upgrade your video card any time soon.
– The Oscars are a thing. They sure are.

Tree of Woe

– Kevin and Jamie been playing: AssCreed:O
– Kevin revisited Horizon Zero Dawn. Also has some first impressions of Monster Hunter World.
– Andrew is about to hit the wall on Marvel Strike Force or whatever the hell it’s called. Buckle up, this is a helluva ride.
– A look at 2018’s releases

PUGCast email: podcast@operationpug.com
The Operation: PUG Discord server: https://discord.gg/0lK2mS63JIvKtLWz

 

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PUGCast 51 — The 4KCast

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We bid hello to 2018 and goodbye to Kinect while collecting all the Ks.

Intro:
– T-shirt check

News

– Xbox discontinues Kinect adapter for Xbox/PC
– All computers are fucked forever it’s over

Tree of Woe

– Kevin went full 4K, has thoughts.
– Jamie has played Batman: Arkham Asylum and Arkham City as well as Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens
– Andrew enjoyed World Of Tomorrow Episode 2: The Burden Of Other People’s Thoughts by Don Hertzfeldt now on Vimeo
– Kevin finally put time into AssCreed:O. Has thoughts.
– Andrew & Jamie played The Dawning in Destiny 2
– Jamie got Kontrol Freek analogue stick add-ons from his Secret Santa, and has thoughts
– More Star Wars The Last Jedi thoughts (spoilers obviously)

PUGCast email: podcast@operationpug.com
The Operation: PUG Discord server: https://discord.gg/0lK2mS63JIvKtLWz

 

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PUGCast 50 – GOTY 2017

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Join us for the final podcast of 2017 as we look back on the gaming year that was.

Intro:

– T-shirt check

News

– Disney has eaten everything
– FCC votes to repeal New Neutrality because fuck everyone

Tree of Woe

– Game of the Year Roundtable

PUGCast email: podcast@operationpug.com
The Operation: PUG Discord server: https://discord.gg/0lK2mS63JIvKtLWz

 

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PUGCast 48 — The HellScapeCast

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Everything is terrible. We investigate precisely how terrible.

Intro:

– Tshirt check

News

– Star Wars Battlefront II launch mired in controversy. Because we live in a freakish hellscape nightmare world.
– Disney pulls the plug on Marvel Heroes Omega. Not to be outdone, Gazillion fires everyone early and shuts the game down before the cutoff date. Because we live in a freakish hellscape nightmare world.
– FCC plans to scrap net neutrality. Again. Because we live in a freakish hellscape nightmare world.
– Black Friday deals- too cheap for recent releases?
– Justice League nuggets

Tree of Woe

– Kevin’s been playing Star Wars Battlefront II, Assassins Creed Origins and Destiny 2
– Jamie’s back, and he has a bone to pick! The XBone X, to be exact! He’s also been playing Battlefront II, Wolfenstein 2, Destiny 2 and Assassin’s Creed Origins
– Andrew is playing D2, animal crossing, psvr shiz, stopped a bunch of idle clickers, started playing one

PUGCast email: podcast@operationpug.com
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PUGCast 47 – The OneExCast

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We’ve (temporarily) lost a podcaster but gained (permanently) a console.

Intro:

– Only two there are
– Tshirt check

News

– Rian Johnson will return to oversee a new Star Wars trilogy apart from the Skywalker timeline, and a live action Star Wars TV show is in development to Disney’s streaming service
– Ea bought Titanfall dev Remedy
– Harry Potter mobile game will destroy us all
– Crypto shooter game thing
– Saddest N7 day ever
– Thor Ragnarok was soooooo good
– Happy XboneX day!

Tree of Woe

– XboneX roundtable

PUGCast email: podcast@operationpug.com
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PUGCast 46 – The DigitalHandJobCast

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No Star Citizens were actually serviced in the production of this podcast. Also yo, fuck Nazis.

Intro:

– T-shirt check

News

– Xbox One got a dashboard update to mixed reviews.
– EA/ Visceral madness, Single Player will be just fine
– Also Star Citizen
– Chuck is Shazam!
– Andrew regrets opening Shadow of War
– XB1 BC – KOTOR!
– Animal Crossing is coming to mobile, are we all doomed?

Tree of Woe

– Kevin has played two new games. One involves hats, one involves Nazis.
– Binging. Pro/con. Discuss.
– Andrew is playing God Hat Simulator and Egyptian Murder Simulator
– Jamie is also murdering ancient Egyptians
– Kevin has book reviews: Phasma by Delilah Dawson and From a Certain Point of View by various authors.

PUGCast email: podcast@operationpug.com
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PUGCast 45 — The Replicant DolphinCast

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Join us as we drink whiskey out of square glasses while taking the flying car past the Atari logo.

Intro:

– T-shirt check

News

– Last Jedi trailer/ ticket issues
– Pacific Rim uprising trailer
– Loot box madness
– Game season has begun
– Witcher 3 4K update out of nowhere
– Jamie recommends Blood Sweat and Pixels by Jason Schreier

Tree of Woe

– (41:28) Blade Runner 2049 Spoiler-filled Roundtable. DO NOT LISTEN IF YOU ARE AVOIDING SPOILERS FOR BLADE RUNNER 2049.

PUGCast email: podcast@operationpug.com
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PUGCast 44 — The BirthdayCast

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Another trip around the sun, another PUGCast.

Intro:

– Tshirt check

News:

– RIP Battleborn
– JJ returns to helm Star Wars IX
– Third Blade Runner short is from creators of Cowboy Bebop
– FF IX HD outta nowhere — how much to pay for HD versions?
– Zone of Enders VR!
– Epic accidentally allows cross-play on Fortnite
– We talk about not playing PUBG

Tree of Woe:

– Kevin doesn’t talk about Marvel Heroes Omega
– Destiny 2 field notes from Jamie and Andrew
– Oh god Idle Champions of the Forgotten Realms is real

PUGCast email: podcast@operationpug.com
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