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The staff of Game Informer chat it up each week bout the latest news, previews and reviews from the game industry. Each show will cover the weeks hot topics plus the games you're looking forward to or may not know about yet. Subscribe today!

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The staff of Game Informer chat it up each week bout the latest news, previews and reviews from the game industry. Each show will cover the weeks hot topics plus the games you're looking forward to or may not know about yet. Subscribe today!

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They Miss Ben

By Tardis1972 - Dec 27 2019
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It is painfully obvious they miss Ben Hanson. Speaking bluntly, Andy McNamara is a terrible host/moderator. My biggest complaint is how Andy sounds like Porky Pig. He stutters, and stutters, and stops, and starts, and stops, and starts then stutters. You get my point. He is constantly interrupting his own journalists so he can give his two cents. Which in itself is annoying, but when he gives it the old Porky Pig treatment, it takes F...O...R...E...V...E...R... Try listening sometime and see if you can get thru the first 20 minutes. I find it hard to believe one of the many other guys/gals couldn’t step in and do a better job. I used to listen to this from beginning to end every week. But now thanks to Andy, I’ve unsubscribed and will find another podcast. Gameface seems to be one aimed at us older gamers.

Best podcast for games

By Dbatarse - Dec 22 2019
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After listening to just about every gaming podcast on iTunes, I always come back you guys/gals. Closest thing to reading gamepro in my first period home-room back in 96!

iTunes Ratings

1110 Ratings
Average Ratings
929
96
26
32
27

They Miss Ben

By Tardis1972 - Dec 27 2019
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It is painfully obvious they miss Ben Hanson. Speaking bluntly, Andy McNamara is a terrible host/moderator. My biggest complaint is how Andy sounds like Porky Pig. He stutters, and stutters, and stops, and starts, and stops, and starts then stutters. You get my point. He is constantly interrupting his own journalists so he can give his two cents. Which in itself is annoying, but when he gives it the old Porky Pig treatment, it takes F...O...R...E...V...E...R... Try listening sometime and see if you can get thru the first 20 minutes. I find it hard to believe one of the many other guys/gals couldn’t step in and do a better job. I used to listen to this from beginning to end every week. But now thanks to Andy, I’ve unsubscribed and will find another podcast. Gameface seems to be one aimed at us older gamers.

Best podcast for games

By Dbatarse - Dec 22 2019
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After listening to just about every gaming podcast on iTunes, I always come back you guys/gals. Closest thing to reading gamepro in my first period home-room back in 96!
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Rank #1: GI Show – The Outer Worlds, Star Wars, Hanson's Goodbye

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In this episode of The Game Informer Show, Ben Hanson and Andy McNamara talk about the future of the video podcast (it will live on!) before Joe Juba and intern Alex Stadnik join to rave about Obsidian's The Outer Worlds. Then things get nerdy for once on the show as Matt Miller talks about playing Respawn's Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order and we talk about the new trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. After some wonderful community emails, Ben Hanson, Jeff Cork, Ben Reeves, and Leo Vader take a stroll down memory lane and remember the good times here at Game Informer.

You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

1:20 - The future of The Game Informer Show
14:35 - Extra Life 2019
23:29 - The Outer Worlds
47:52 - Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order
59:00 - The Rise of Skywalker trailer impressions
1:09:00 - Community emails
2:05:05 - Saying thanks and goodbye!

Oct 24 2019

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Rank #2: GI Show - Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, Pokémon Sword & Shield, Game of the Year Chats

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On this week's episode of The Game Informer Show podcast, we shuffle the deck - literally - as we record the episode out of order and confuse the host (cause that's the level of production we aim for here at GI). But one thing is certain, the show starts with Andy Reiner and Matt Miller talking Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order.

Next up, Jeff Cork and I sit down to hear stories from Leo Vader and Ben Reeves about some recent travels to see Rainbow Six Siege and a new game Obsidian Entertainment called Grounded. While we have Leo on the show, we also talk a little about the recent release of Red Dead Redemption II to PC. 

You have heard of Pokémon right? A wild Ben Reeves, Alex Stadnik, and Brian Shea appear to talk about the upcoming Switch releases, Sword and Shield.

In this week's community email segment Kim Wallace, Jeff Cork, and Ben Reeves answer questions about co-op, help build a video game Mount Rushmore, and we help a reader through a tough time.

And finally, I sit down with Jeff Cork, Dan "The Jacket" Tack, and Ben Reeves to hear their thoughts on what games they think are in the running for their games of the year. This segment will run the rest of the year as we bring in new editors every week to talk about games that have impacted their year as we lead up to Game Informer's Top 50 in the new year. 

Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @therealandymc to let me know what you think. 

You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

2:12 - Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order
34:33 - Rainbow Six Siege: Shifting Tides
40:22 - Red Dead Redemption 2 on PC
51:52 - Grounded, Obsidian's new game
1:02:50 - Pokémon Sword & Shield
1:29:11 - Community Emails
2:15:16 - Game of the Year Chats Pt. 1 - Featuring Jeff Cork, Ben Reeves, and Dan "The Jacket" Tack

Nov 15 2019

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Rank #3: GI Show - Death Stranding, Diablo 4, Overwatch 2, Chorus: An Adventure Musical Interview

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On this week's episode of The Game Informer Show podcast, we ... well, we go long. Way long. But this week's show is packed with content. First, I sit down with Joe Juba and Matthew Kato to discuss perhaps one of the most debated triple-A games ever released, Death Stranding

Next up, we knock out all four games that grace the cover of Game Informer issue 320: Diablo IV, Overwatch 2, World of Warcraft: Shadowlands, and Hearthstone: Descent of Dragons. This segment features an all-star cast of Game Informer editors who traveled to Blizzard's HQ to play the games and spent days with the team, learning about these blockbuster titles. 

In this week's community email segment Ben Reeves, Dan Tack, and Matt Miller answer questions and I tell an old tale. Emails are fun and irreverent as always. 

In our final segment, I talk with Liam Ester, managing director, and David Gaider, creative director, of Summerfall Studios, who recently hit their fundraising goal on fig.co for their upcoming title, Chorus: An Adventure Musical. It is an interesting talk about how they applying their passion for musicals with their long history with role-playing games. If you are interested in learning more or donating, hit this link. Summerfall also released a playable proof of concept today.

Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @therealandymc to let me know what you think. If you are interested in reading the BBC article mentioned in our Death Stranding discussion you can reach it here.

You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

2:31 - Death Stranding
45:36 - Diablo IV
1:13:49 - Overwatch 2
1:46:54 - World of Warcraft: Shadowlands
2:19:35 - Hearthstone: Descent of Dragons
2:33:47 - Community emails
3:19:39 - Interview with Liam Esler and David Gaider of Summerfall Studios on Chorus: An Adventure Musical

Nov 07 2019

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Rank #4: GI Show – PlayStation 5, Jedi: Fallen Order, Interns' Dream Games

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Game Informer's Ben Hanson, Andrew Reiner, and Kyle Hilliard talk about the week's biggest gaming news, including a lot of new details about Sony's next PlayStation console. We also share everything we know about Respawn's upcoming Star Wars game and break down the Rise of Skywalker trailer. Joe Juba and Javy Gwaltney also join the show to talk about the fun action of Katana Zero and we talk about some of the recent interesting ports to the Nintendo Switch. After some great community emails, we say goodbye to Game Informer interns Hunter Wolfe, Jason Guisao, and Nathan Anstadt.

You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 by clicking here. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

1:35 - Super Smash Bros. Ultimate update
3:17 - Dreams
11:20 - PlayStation 5 details
24:05 - Xbox One S All-Digital Edition
26:45 - Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order
40:25 - Vader Immortal
44:07 - Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker trailer impressions
55:00 - Supraland
57:35 - World War Z
1:02:35 - Katana Zero
1:10:45 - Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy
1:14:55 - Final Fantasy VII on Switch
1:17:24 - Final Fantasy X/X-2 on Switch
1:23:00 - Dragon's Dogma on Switch
1:28:38 - Community emails
2:17:50 - Interns Hunter Wolfe, Jason Guisao, and Nathan Anstadt pitch their dream game

Apr 18 2019

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Rank #5: GI Show - Cadence Of Hyrule, Best Of E3, Back Of The Box Trivia

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Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! We're all back from E3 and are still processing the highlights from the show. To help unpack it all, we're joined by Andy McNamara, Leo Vader, and Giant Bomb's Dan Ryckert. In addition to talking about the best games from E3 2019, Suriel Vazquez also joins the podcast to talk about his review for Cadence of Hyrule and some early impressions from Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night and Astral Chain. After some great community emails, we compete in a special themed round of Back of the Box trivia.

You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

13:15 - Cadence of Hyrule
19:15 - Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night
22:25 - Astral Chain
27:34 - E3 2019 impressions
40:00 - Our E3 2019 Game of the Show
47:55 - Most disappointing games of E3 2019
52:25 - Penn and Teller VR
55:30 - The Outer Worlds
58:11 - Red Dead Online
1:00:00 - Favorite indies of E3
1:03:30 - Community emails
1:52:00 - Back of the box trivia

Jun 20 2019

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Rank #6: GI Show - Death Stranding, Modern Warfare, Justin Roiland Interview

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Game Informer's Ben Hanson, Kyle Hilliard, Joe Juba, and Suriel Vazquez break down Hideo Kojima's new trailer for Death Stranding on the PlayStation 4. Then Andy McNamara and Dan Tack join the show to talk about Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and reminisce about Blizzard history by talking about World of WarCraft Classic. Also, Matt Miller and Kyle Hilliard talk about playing the irreverent games Void Bastards and Trover Saves the Universe from Justin Roiland. After some strange community emails, Kyle interviews the co-creator or Rick and Morty, Justin Roiland, about what it took to create Trover Saves the Universe.

You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 by clicking here. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

2:35 - Dreams review
4:40 - Death Stranding
37:28 - Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
56:00 - Interviewing Blizzard's president J. Allen Brack
1:06:40 - World of WarCraft Classic
1:21:45 - Void Bastards
1:30:55 - Trover Saves the Universe
1:42:20 - Pokémon  Home, Sleep, and Masters
1:49:50 - Community emails
2:38:15 - Justin Roiland Trover Saves the Universe interview

May 30 2019

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Rank #7: GI Show - Cyberpunk 2077 Impressions, Link's Awakening, Developer Roundtable

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Game Informer editors share new impressions of E3 2019 gameplay for Cyberpunk 2077, talk about the reveal of a sequel to Breath of the Wild in the Nintendo Direct, and then interview John Romero (Empire of Sin), Josh Holmes (Scavengers), and Alex Hutchinson (Journey to the Savage Planet) about E3 2019.

You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

Jun 12 2019

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Rank #8: GI Show - Death Stranding, Astral Chain, Richard Garfield/Ken Jennings Interview

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Our deepest thanks to everybody that watches, listens to, or reads any of Game Informer's content... and thanks for checking out this bizarre episode of The Game Informer Show. By now you might have heard that there were recently seven wonderful people laid off at Game Informer, so we begin the show with Andy McNamara filling us in on the state of the company. After that, the conversation gets more uplifting as we talk about Death Stranding and the afterlife of Oninaki. After some wonderfully sweet community emails, we're joined by the creator of Magic: The Gathering Richard Garfield and Jeopardy super-champion Ken Jennings to talk about their upcoming trivia game Half Truth. Thanks again for all of the support throughout the years.

You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

:10 - Andy McNamara on the state of Game Informer
5:45 - Gamescom news recap (Imran would have been on this)
12:18 - Death Stranding
22:35 - Astral Chain
28:30 - Oninaki
35:50 - Rainbow 6 Major event
39:30 - Pokémon World Championships (Suriel would have been on this)
48:45 - Community emails (Kyle and Suriel would have been on this)
1:47:13 - Richard Garfield and Ken Jennings on Half Truth

Aug 22 2019

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Rank #9: GI Show – Rage 2, Final Fantasy VII, David Brevik Interview

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Game Informer's Ben Hanson, Andrew Reiner, and Dan Tack talk about Tack's review for Rage 2 from id and Avalanche Studios, then Kyle Hilliard joins the podcast to talk about playing the new Darth Vader-focused game on Oculus called Vader Immortal. Kimberley Wallace and Joe Juba also share new, exclusive impressions of Supermassive Games' Man of Medan and debate the remake of Final Fantasy VII. After some great community emails, we're joined by David Brevik to talk about designing Diablo at Blizzard North, his new game It Lurks Below, and the history of creating Marvel Heroes.

You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 by clicking here. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

3:45 - Rage 2
20:50 - Fell Seal: Arbiter's Mark
22:13 - Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series - Episode 1
37:10 - Man of Medan
50:00 - Final Fantasy VII's remake
1:19:10 - Community emails
2:18:00 - David Brevik interview on It Lurks Below and Diablo
2:49:50 - David Brevik on creating Marvel Heroes

May 16 2019

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Rank #10: GI Show – Days Gone, Mortal Kombat 11, Steam Review Trivia

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Game Informer's Suriel Vazquez takes over hosting duties for the week and hits the ground running with a deep dive on the good and bad of Mortal Kombat 11's launch with Andrew Reiner and Imran Khan. After a quick chat about the latest in the world of Anthem, Matts both Kato and Bertz join the show to talk about their time playing Days Gone. Then, Javy Gwaltney and Jeff Marchiafava tag in to give their continuing thoughts on Dreams after a week in early access. After some fun community emails, we finish off the show with a twist on Back Of The Box Trivia that's much harder to put together and ends up being much shorter. Enjoy, and look forward to Ben Hanson's return next week!

You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 by clicking here. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

2:28 - Mortal Kombat 11
35:16 - Anthem
42:24 - Days Gone
58:53 - Dreams
1:18:55 - Community Emails
2:14:37 - Steam Review Trivia

Apr 25 2019

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Rank #11: GI Show - Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare, Madden 20, Dan Carlin Interview

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Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! Thanks for joining us on this week's grand adventure through gaming. First up, we're talking about the changes to multiplayer in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare in conjunction with our new cover story on the game! Then we talk about some fighting games and Super Smash Bros.' new Dragon Quest DLC before diving into the wide world of sports with impressions from the NHL 20 beta and early thoughts on Madden 20. After some great community emails, we're joined by Dan Carlin (of Hardcore History fame) to talk about his upcoming VR installation all about World War 1 called War Remains.

You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

3:15 - GI Game Club Announcement!
5:55 - Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
23:50 - Super Smash Bros. Dragon Quest DLC
34:30 - KILL la KILL -IF
37:00 - Fantasy Strike
41:25 - Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom
43:35 - Resident Evil 4

48:55 - NHL 20
1:02:35 - Madden 20
1:11:40 - Community emails
2:02:25 - Dan Carlin War Remains interview

Aug 01 2019

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Rank #12: GI Show – Borderlands 3, Sonic Reaction, Final Fantasy XV Interview

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Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this episode, Imran Khan unpacks his time playing Gearbox's Borderlands 3 and Ben Reeves explains why now is such a great time to check out Nintendo's new BoxBoy game. Then Andrew Reiner and Kyle Hilliard try to wrap their minds around the new Sonic the Hedgehog trailer and the new wave of VR competition heating up. After some great community emails, we're joined by Wan Hazmer to talk about his time as lead game designer for Final Fantasy XV and his team's upcoming game No Straight Roads.

You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 by clicking here. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

3:05 - Borderlands 3
16:50 - BoxBoy! + BoxGirl!
21:35 - Earthworm Jim on Intellivision Amico
24:30 - Sonic the Hedgehog trailer reaction
35:25 - Oculus Quest
42:00 - Valve Index
48:00 - Labo VR for Super Mario Odyssey/Breath of the Wild
52:00 - Community emails
1:31:50 - Final Fantasy XV's lead designer Wan Hazmer on No Straight Roads

May 02 2019

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Rank #13: GI Show – Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, Luigi's Mansion 3, And Minnesota Røkkr Interview

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On this week's episode of The Game Informer Show podcast, we welcome...well, me. I'm the host. How's that for a surprise twist? Andrew Reiner and Brian Shea join me for an extended chat about Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. We dive into the campaign, and discuss the good and bad of multiplayer. Of course, we slide that talk right into Luigi's Mansion 3 because what two games could be on farther ends of the spectrum?

Next up, Kimberly Wallace, Joe Juba, and Matt Miller join me to discuss three recent indie releases: Afterparty, Lonely Mountains: Downhill, and Disco Elysium, followed by community emails. We only manage to answer a few this week, but the conversation they sparked was definitely a highlight.

I'm thrilled that in our final segment we are joined in the studio by the Minnesota Røkkr – the recently announced Call of Duty League franchise based right here in Minneapolis. The panel of Brett Diamond, COO, Brian "Saintt" Baroska, coach, and Ashley "Midnite" Glassel, content director, explain the roots of their Norse-inspired name, give us details on the forming of the team, and insight into how you manage a big-time esports team. 

From left to right: Andy McNamara, Brian "Saintt" Baroska, Brett Diamond, and Ashley "Midnite" Glassel

Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @therealandymc and let me know what you think.

You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

0:58 - Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
24:35 - Luigi's Mansion 3
36:00 - Afterparty
47:50 - Disco Elysium
55:27 - Lonely Mountains: Downhill
1:06:12 - Community emails
1:39:15 - Interview with Brett Diamond, Brian Baroska, and Ashley Glassel on the Minnesota Røkkr

Oct 31 2019

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Rank #14: GI Show – Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, Ghost Recon Breakpoint, Raven Interview

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Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this week's show, we share new impressions of playing Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order based on our new cover story! We also talk about the exciting reveal of Ubisoft's Ghost Recon Breakpoint and review the new high-end PS4 and PC controller from Astro. After some great community emails, we're joined by Keith Fuller, Aaron San Fillippo, and Allison Salmon to talk about designing the original Marvel: Ultimate Alliance game at Raven Software.

You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 by clicking here. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

4:15 - Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order
43:56 - Ghost Recon Breakpoint
57:26 - Shakedown Hawaii
59:00 - Astro C40 and high-end controller reviews
1:11:55 - Community emails
2:08:30 - Interview on developing Raven's Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 1

May 09 2019

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Rank #15: GI Show - Borderlands 3, No Man's Sky Beyond, Call Of Duty 4 Game Club

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Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this week's episode, we share new impressions of playing as Fl4k in Borderlands 3 and talk about Hello Games' bold release of No Man's Sky Beyond. Then we take a trip to the past and talk about Double Fine's Rad and why Javy loves a throwback shooter now named Ion Fury. After some fun community emails, we dive in deep on Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare with the help of a mountain of emails from lovely folks that played alongside us for GI Game Club.

You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

1:55 - Borderlands 3
9:40 - No Man's Sky Beyond
16:25 - THQ Nordic's future
21:10 - Double Fine's Rad
26:00 - Ion Fury
31:40 - Community emails
1:02:40 - Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare GI Game Club

Aug 15 2019

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Rank #16: GI Show - Wolfenstein: Youngblood, Fire Emblem: Three Houses, PUBG Art Interview

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Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this week's episode, we're excited to share our full thoughts on Wolfenstein: Youngblood and Fire Emblem: Three Houses. We also talk about our early impressions of the RPG Oninaki and Blair Witch and Joe Juba gushes over Assassin's Creed Odyssey's new DLC. After some great community emails, we're joined by PUBG's world art director Dave Curd to talk about the visual update for Erangel.

You can watch the archive of the stream above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

2:45 - Wolfenstein: Youngblood
18:45 - Fire Emblem: Three Houses
25:40 - Oninaki
34:05 - The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III
40:05 - Blair Witch
49:20 - Assssin's Creed Odyssey DLC - the Fate of Atlantis
59:40 - Final Fantasy VII: Before Crisis
1:03:05 - Final Fantasy X/Game Informer's Instagram
1:07:45 - Community emails
1:47:22 - PUBG's world art director Dave Curd

Jul 25 2019

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Rank #17: GI Show – Stadia, X019, Shenmue III, & GOTY Conversations Pt. 2

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On this week's episode of The Game Informer Show podcast, we do our best not to overthink things and stick to the topic. In all likelihood, we fail at these tasks. The show starts with Brian Shea and Ben Reeves as we discuss Stadia and Microsoft's recent X019 event. Leo Vader joins us throughout the entire episode as he tries his best to outdo us from his command station in the box.

Andy Reiner and Ben Reeves join me to give their impressions on Shenmue III, before we start the endless chats. Speaking of...

In this week's community email segment Joe Juba, Alex Stadnik, and Dan "The Jacket" Tack answer questions about what defines an independent game, talk Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order technical issues and how those will affect its chance as a Game of the Year, and finally we talk too long about a top 5 list, which you won't want to miss. (There is also some exciting news that you can spoil here.)

And finally, I sit down with Kim Wallace, Brian Shea, Joe Juba, and Leo Vader to hear their thoughts on what games they think are in the running for game of the year. This segment will run the rest of the year as we bring in new editors every week to talk about games that have impacted their year in the lead-up to Game Informer's Top 50 of 2019. 

Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @therealandymc to let me know what you think. 

You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

6:28 - Stadia and X019
28:25 - X019
29:46 - Everwild
33:33 - Grounded
44:19 - Bleeding Edge
48:46 - Age Of Empires
59:23 - Shenmue III
1:15:38 - Community Emails
2:17:44 - Game of the Year Chats Pt. 2 - Featuring Kim Wallace, Joe Juba, and Brian Shea

Nov 21 2019

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Rank #18: GI Show - Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, Fire Emblem, Jenova Chen Interview

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Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this week's episode, we unleash all of our thoughts on Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 on the Nintendo Switch. Then Kimberley Wallace swings by to share her impressions so far after playing a lot of Fire Emblem: Three Houses and Brian Shea talks about playing Gears 5's multiplayer modes. After some great community emails, we're joined by Thatgamecompany's Jenova Chen to talk about his life after the release of Journey and why the team's new game Sky took so long to develop.

You can watch the archive of the stream above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

2:39 - Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order
18:18 - Fire Emblem: Three Houses
35:05 - Super Mario Maker 2
36:40 - Super Metroid
42:06 - Gears 5
53:22 - Griftlands
1:02:50 - Nowhere Prophet
1:06:42 - Sky: Children Of The Light
1:22:19 - Community Emails
1:57:26 - Jenova Chen Interview

Jul 18 2019

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Rank #19: GI Show - Nintendo Switch Lite, Stranger Things 3, 2019 Release Calendar

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Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this week's episode, we cover Nintendo's reveal of the Switch Lite, why Dragon Quest Builders 2 is even better than the first game, and break down a couple of solid free mobile games from Capcom and Nintendo. After some great community emails, we run down the rest of 2019's release calendar in an intense auction-to-the-death format. Thanks for checking out the show, everybody!

You can watch the archive of the stream above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Playlisten on SoundCloudstream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.

Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.

To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

4:55 - Nintendo Switch Lite
16:50 - Dragon Quest Builders 2
24:20 - Stranger Things 3
30:20 - Capcom's Teppen
37:00 - Streets of Rogue
46:05 - Dr. Mario World
53:30 - Community emails
1:29:00 - 2019 video game release calendar auction

Jul 11 2019

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