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Giant Bombcast

Giant Bomb discusses the latest video game news and new releases, taste-test questionable beverages, and get wildly off-topic in this weekly podcast.

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Giant Bombcast Giant Bomb Game of the Year 2014: Day Five

No brakes on the GOTY train! We're plowing through to the Best Game of 2014, but not before we also name Best Horror Game, Worst Game, and the coveted PLEASE STOP.

4hr 14mins

30 Dec 2014

Rank #1

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Giant Bombcast 467: X-Plane 11 Is...

This week we reflect on the madness of the Super Bowl, the many features of PS4 firmware 4.5, the unexpected excellence of Nioh, the Ghost Recon: Wildlands beta, and one very wrong opinion about Bojangles.

2hr 21mins

8 Feb 2017

Rank #2

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Giant Bombcast Giant Bomb's Game of the Year 2015: Day One

The gang's all here to kick off our year-end deliberations with discussions on 2015's Old Game of the Year, Best Surprise, Least Necessary HD Remaster, and Best Looking Game.

2hr 30mins

28 Dec 2015

Rank #3

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Game of the Year 2018: Day Five Deliberations

This is it, our discussions around Best Story, Best Ongoing Game, Best Looking, Most Disappointing, and our top 10 games of the year.

6hr 8mins

28 Dec 2018

Rank #4

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Giant Bombcast 05/20/2014

We break down the latest details in the Grand Giant Bomb Expansion Plan and then cover the Kinectless Xbox One, the relevance of E3, Nintendo's Wi-Fi Connection (or lack thereof), Rockstar, Superhot, Far Cry 4, that Halo stuff, Night Trap, and your emails

3hr 13mins

21 May 2014

Rank #5

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Giant Bombcast Game of the Year 2016: Day Two Deliberations

On the second day of Game of the Year, my true love gave to me... Best New Character, Best VR Experience, Most Disappointing Game, and Best-Looking game.

3hr 30mins

27 Dec 2016

Rank #6

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Giant Bombcast Giant Bomb Game of the Year 2013: Day Five

The final day is upon us, so sit down and get angry as we determine Giant Bomb's Best Horror Game, "Please Stop," Worst Game, and Best Game. Best game!

3hr 21mins

27 Dec 2013

Rank #7

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Giant Bombcast 529: POLICE USE NUNCHAKU

This week we dig into cardboard video games, God of War, Swords of Ditto, Call of Duty's multiplayer-only future, Valve's Campo Santo, Neo Geo nostalgia, the great domain-name scam, college martial arts, and a big giant list of E3 maybes.

2hr 47mins

24 Apr 2018

Rank #8

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Giant Bombcast 465: Skeleton Crew

Seasonal illnesses aren't enough to stop us from putting people in front of microphones and talking about video games. One of them is even Resident Evil 7!

2hr 14mins

24 Jan 2017

Rank #9

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Giant Bombcast 571: It's Like a Big Slider

Games games games! We dig into Tetris 99, Anthem, Crackdown 3, and Far Cry: New Dawn, along with the momentous Nintendo Direct, Activision layoffs, the future of Fortnite and Apex Legends, and our thoughts on tiny sandwiches.

2hr 39mins

19 Feb 2019

Rank #10

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Giant Bombcast 10/14/2014

With the Destiny raid completed, we sit back and, um, chat about the Destiny raid... Wait, come back! Jason A. Striker joins us to talk Bayonetta 2, The Evil Within, Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, the new New 3DS, more on AC: Unity resolutions, nice bounty

2hr 50mins

15 Oct 2014

Rank #11

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Giant Bombcast 06/09/2015

With E3 close on the horizon, Jeff starts spilling the beans on stuff like Fortnite and Metal Gear Solid 5, Fallout 4 makes itself known, the rebirth of Digital Eclipse turns a few heads, a long-overdue mattress update appears, then we all get knighted. S

2hr 49mins

9 Jun 2015

Rank #12

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Giant Bombcast Game of the Year 2019: Day Two Deliberations

Our second day of discussions takes us deep into our list of 2019's most important games and the impressions they left on us.

4hr 7mins

24 Dec 2019

Rank #13

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Giant Bombcast Game of the Year 2019: Day Three Deliberations

It's time to soldier through the end of this list of 2019's most notable games. No game will be forgotten! Only awards remain!

5hr 12mins

25 Dec 2019

Rank #14

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Giant Bombcast 10/13/2015

Danny O'Dwyer joins us as we uncover the 10 Hottest Spots in Lisbon and discuss our adventures in amateur level design, disappearing Darth Vader, the FOB rebalance, the saga of Finicky Larry, mods for the console version of Fallout 4, that New Xbox One Ex

3hr 13mins

13 Oct 2015

Rank #15

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Giant Bombcast 607: The Wang Chung Zone

This week: EA's (back) on Steam, Death Stranding comes to PC, a COD: MW report, some Blizzcon speculation, details on our Extra Life plans, and more of the worst (best) songs of the '80s, as chosen by you!

3hr 20mins

30 Oct 2019

Rank #16

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Giant Bombcast 05/12/2015

This week, it's Kirkhope vs. Wise! Sword vs. whip! Dan vs. figs! The Giant Bombcast is all about strife... and also dabbling with The Witcher 3, pondering the Desert Golf endgame, drinking in The Old Blood, cohabitating with Notch, and spending even more

3hr 4mins

12 May 2015

Rank #17

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Giant Bombcast 10/07/2014

We're back from Black Rock City with all the latest on art cars, sex tents, desert drugs, and video games! Matthew "Matt" Rorie joins us to chat Driveclub, Alien: Isolation, even more on the Destiny endgame, beaver butts, the 900th P, and Dan Ryckert's fe

3hr 23mins

8 Oct 2014

Rank #18

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Giant Bombcast Giant Bomb Game of the Year 2013: Day Two

Giant Bomb's deliberations continue as we determine the winners of Best Story, Best Music, Most Disappointing Game, and Best New Character.

2hr 21mins

24 Dec 2013

Rank #19

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Giant Bombcast Giant Bomb Game of the Year 2014: Day One

Our annual awardstravaganza commences with deliberations on 2014's Old Game of the Year, Best Surprise, Best-Looking Game, and, uh, Most Likely To Be Frog Fractions 2!

2hr 25mins

26 Dec 2014

Rank #20