Happy Halloween! Ramp up your excitement for candy and costumes with Brandon, Josh, and Zack as they discuss a recent celebrity death, the monotony of regular water, and some current events in the world of video games. Also, behold: a butt load of listener emails!
And, as a special request, Brandon wants your nerdy/geeky Halloween stories! Email them to firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll read them on the next podcast!
0:01:22 – Tom Bosley’s deeeead! Noooooo! Another beloved childhood memory bites the dust.
0:05:06 – Oprah gave her entire audience free Xboxes and Kinects. Wow, ladies, you sure do go nuts for video game peripherals…!
0:08:23 – Varying levels of anticipation to try Kirby’s Epic Yarn, solid enthusiasm all-around for Telltale’s Back to the Future. Aaaaand GO.
0:14:28 – Josh is excited about basically one thing that came out of this past weekend’s Blizzcon. Meanwhile, Valve has done something that’s basically outright evil. (Also, Youtube can go to hell.)
0:31:46 – Brandon recommends Super Meat Boy!
0:35:33 – Zack and Josh have discovered a way to transform disgusting, everyday water into a powder-based flavor explosion! Phew, we almost had to be adults for a second, there.
0:40:07 – The Green Lantern movie has a new power battery design! Okay? I mean, I guess that was totally necessary, because Hollywood.
0:52:17 – Intermission!
0:53:31 – Listener Emails! Ben’s up at bat first with some of his now-trademark ‘Versus’ scenarios.
1:14:42 – At last, our first definition of a “Z Job!”
1:16:55 – With all of that out of the way, let’s get to Ben’s actual questions… startling revelations abound over the next half hour!
1:52:49 – Ryan writes into ask about Sony’s teased unveiling of a new handheld device in Spring, seeding a conversation which Brandon eventually deflects to next week’s recording… an act that proves curiously wise in light of more recent events.
1:55:33 – This week’s Crowley Question Corner delivers an alternate definition of a Z-Job (yessss!), and kickstarts a discussion about Halloween!
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