indie games

Game/Life Balance U.S. Podcast #57: Favorite Video Games of 2018


Cody and Jon go FULL GAMER and review their favorite video games played over the past year, in addition to discussing what they learned about balancing video games with real life. Plus: a look ahead at what’s to come in 2019! (more…)

Game/Life Balance U.S. Podcast #055: Dave Wishnowski Changed His Life On A Dare and Ended Up Creating A Legendary Video Game


In 2002, Dave Wishnowski quit his job and set out to make his own wrestling game. More than 15 years later, he’s still at the helm of Pro Wrestling X, one of the most ambitious independent game projects in modern video game history. In this podcast, he tells his story and gives an update on the game that by all rights shouldn’t exist — and how he’s been able to stick with it for so long. (more…)

Game/Life Balance U.S. Podcast #054: Gen Con 2018 Board Game Review Special


In a special solo episode, Cody discusses his favorite games from Gen Con 2018 and offers some buying recommendations if you’re looking for the latest and greatest in strategy board games. Plus, learn a little about the role-playing game worlds of Starfinder, Arcanis: The World of Shattered Empires, and Savage Worlds. (more…)

Game/Life Balance U.S. Podcast Episode 27: Kentucky Route Zero Review


 Jon gives a glowing Kentucky Route Zero review and tries to help Cody understand how it’s like Twin Peaks.

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Unqualified Gamers Podcast #097: The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth review, New 3DS, Club Nintendo


Jon explains how immune systems work, Cody explains why he’s going to buy a new Nintendo 3DS, and the two discuss the demise of Club Nintendo. Jon also delivers The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth review before he and Cody take a walk down memory lane and talk about Saturday morning cartoons.

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Unqualified Gamers Podcast #096: The Swapper Indie Game


Jon reviews The Swapper indie game, a puzzle-platformer video game developed and published by Facepalm Games. Cody also talks Risk of Rain and viral pharyngitis, and the Unqualified Gamers reveal the answer to the eternal question: save or kill the animals?

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