This week we're joined by a very special guest: you! Join us for a whole bunch of e- and voice mails as we entertain your thoughts on fast-food ordering, Death Stranding spreadsheets, puffy jackets, and other topics of the day.
The Community Spotlight 2019.11.30
That ticking you hear is the clock running out on that pile of shame you've built up throughout 2019. Better get to work in order to be ready for GOTY.
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Shenmue 3? More like Shemoo 3! Am I right Giant Bomb?
Clue Crew: Nancy Drew: Danger on Deception Island - Part 2
We set out to solve... something but first we've got to find a lot of clams! So we can eat them all for free. And there's something about a whale or a dolphin... smugglers? Let's do lunch.
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The Giant Beastcast: Episode 236
As many folks gear up for the holidays, Abby, Alex, and Vinny share a cozy podcasting room to talk about this season's hottest games like Slay the Spire, Jedi: Fallen Order, the state of Rock Band on the Xbox, and buying rolls from bodegas.
Playdate: The Last Stream Before Thanksgiving Break
Let's all go around the table and share what we're thankful for!
Giant Bombcast 611: "jedi council pink floyd"
This week we run down a bunch of our GOTY backlog prep, get deep-ish into Disco Elysium, discuss the Half-Life: Alyx trailer, ponder the future of Tony Hawk (again), take a Star Wars minute, and get hyped for more Resi.
Our Black Friday Merchandise Sale Is Here!
Take 20% off of everything in the store from now until Cyber Monday! New shirt! Digital! Big Savings! Influencers!
Grapes and Wrath: 09
Cheers! Here's to you kid!
The Community Spotlight 2019.11.23
Are you ready for Cyber Monday? Well, while you wait, here's a gigantamax version of the Community Spotlight!
Quick Look: The Sims 4: Discover University
Alex and Dan slept through the "Invisible Walls? A Philosophical Breakdown" class.
Unprofessional Fridays: 11/22/2019
Nothing but big monsters, big plays, and big sales today!
VinnyVania: Bloodstained: Part 11
We've cooked and bulked up and maybe now's the time to beat another boss?
8-4 Play: 11/22/2019: GIGANTACAST
Plug in your BB and grab a bowl of cryptobyte curry cuz this week we’re talking about Death Stranding AND the next generation of Pokémon games!
Quick Look: Terminator: Resistance
Some Terminator movies are very, very good. Other Terminator movies are very, very bad. So I guess it only makes sense that the game is somewhere in between.
The Giant Beastcast: Episode 235
Comedian and extremely gracious guest Ron Funches joins us to talk about Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, Stadia, and the return of Half-Life! We also test Dan on his Mario franchise/series knowledge and the results may shock you!
Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
Shadows may die twice, BUT WE WILL NEVER DIE!
Y'all remember Half-Life? They're making a new one of those!
Quick Look: Shenmue III
Ryo needs to stop talking to children.
Clue Crew: Nancy Drew: Danger on Deception Island - Part 1
Let's get to the bottom of some mysteries!
Giant Bombcast 612: Two Two Tacos
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Google Stadia, Pokemon Sword & Shield, Jedi: Fallen Order, a new Half-Life (?!), a new Mass Effect (?!?), "Anthem Next," Ring Fit Adventure, X019: this podcast is practically bursting at the seams!
Unprofessional Fridays: 11/15/2019
The seasons may be changing, but we remain unprofessional!
The Giant Beastcast: Episode 234
This week we borrow Mike for his impressions on Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, we've got some thoughts on Kingdom Hearts 3, and we also discuss the benefits of a personal office versus a personal bathroom. Oh and that new Sonic looks ok, right?
Giant Bombcast 609: Terry Bogard 2020
This week we're trucking right along with Death Stranding, Luigi's Mansion 3, and The Outer Worlds, plus a lot of ruminating on new consoles, the best 3DS games, a ranking of fruit, Limp Bizkit survival strategies, and a quick Sonic the Hedgehog watch party.
Unprofessional Fridays: 11/08/2019
You've got a delivery! A package of unprofessionalism, right on time!
VinnyVania: Bloodstained: Part 09
I'm sure whatever horrors await in the depths of the castle they will be no match for some goooooood cookin'.
The Giant Beastcast: Episode 233
Now that the Death Stranding is out, we don't have to talk about it anymore! Instead, listen as we discuss Luigi's Mansion 3, Overwatch 2, Outer Worlds, Call of Duty Modern Warfare, Mario and Sonic at the Tokyo Olympics 2020, Google's Stadia, and so much more! Whoa, baby!
The Worst Songs of the '80s
You asked for this.
Burgle My Bananas: Episode 08
Is this the end for the Burgling of Bananas? Only one way to find out!
Giant Bombcast 608: OK DOOMer
The Death Stranding embargo is up, and unsurprisingly it's hard to talk about much else, but we also get deep into a Blizzcon recap with thoughts on Diablo IV and Overwatch 2, Luigi's Mansion 3, Switch Lite sales figures, Hideo Kojima's filmmaking career, and overuse of the term "schluter."
Go behind the scenes with videos, pics, and...more videos and pics.
The Giant Beastcast: Episode 237
Unprofessional Fridays: 12/6/2019
Live on GB Infinite
Nite Three at E3 2018: Dave Lang, Adam Boyes, and John Vignocchi!
The Sims 4: Discover University
It's time to go deep with a stream within a stream as we check out some of the first Google Stadia games.
Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition
Ben and Rorie figure out the most optimum build order ever conceived!
w o w ! this game is a V I I I I B E,!
Pokémon Sword and Shield
Resident Pokémon Professor Jan is in town to guide Ben around the new Galar region!
All of my nightmares are about building blocks, chess, and cheese.
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order
Order 66 didn't wipe out all the Jedi! Masters Shoemaker, Gerstmann, and Pack are here to show off their lightsabers!
Uh oh! Everyone in town has come down with a case of the Dizzies! Unfortunately for them, Abby and Dan are on the case!
Alex dons his sword, blaster, and the rest of his metal gear to take on the forces of things-that-wish-to-sit-on-him.
Gunvolt Chronicles: Luminous Avenger iX
You can't get hurt if you can't get hit!
Ring Fit Adventure
Get ready to pump up a sweat and fight the buffest dragon you've ever seen!
Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD
Dan and co roll their way to a good time in the latest HD Monkey Ball rerelease on the Switch!
Need for Speed: Heat
We're going to make bank for winning this race and then we'll cash it in at the bank!
Kojima's master work is finally here and we're here to deliver it to you.
Early and Late Game Impressions of Death Stranding
Watch along with Alex, Dan, and Abby as they play Death Stranding blind and then after Alex finished the campaign with their lil bb.
Red Dead Redemption II (PC)
Arthur Morgan rides again! This time on the personal computer!
Mario & Sonic at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
While Mario and Sonic play whimsical sports like horseback riding and skateboarding, Silver just looks at the sky thinking of his decimated homeland. . .
Children of Morta
Rorie shows us all that slaying monsters is a family affair
Quick Look: Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition
Ryan and Vinny travel to a land where you can write your own destiny, complete with curse words.
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I Love Mondays: 12/06/10
Monday, now with 100% more Joe Piscopo.
Dec 6, '10
Endurance Run: Chrono Trigger - Part 07
Let me give you some life advice: stay away from acid.
Dec 6, '11
Quick Look: The Kore Gang
As far as I'm concerned, that bass line pretty much makes up for this game's ten-year dev time.
Quick Look: The New New Xbox Experience
The Fall 2011 Xbox Dashboard Update voyages home, where Jeff and Brad put it through its paces.
Giant Bombcast 459: Something Happened (Premium)
Both coasts chime in on game awards, experiences, and won't let it die.
Dec 6, '16
Breaking Brad: Breaking Brad: Call of Duty 4's Mile High Club - Part 1
Brad storms an airliner to bring down one of the world's most dangerous men: Bathroom Guy.
Quick Look: Gran Turismo 6
Would you believe they put a man on the moon in a car... in a video game? Me neither.
Dec 6, '13
Breaking Brad: Breaking Brad: Call of Duty 4's Mile High Club - Part 2
I cannot stress enough how important killing Bathroom Guy is to our efforts in this theater.
Quick Look: Two Brothers
When a game is allegedly an entire order of magnitude better than his Game of All Time, Brad HAS to try it.
Quick Look: Primordia
A planet's mysteries are unravelled by snarky robots, BUT ENOUGH ABOUT BRAD AND VINNY HEY-O!
Quick Look: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
EVERYONE'S all here! Can science finally be applied to Smash?!
Quick Look: Zombie Driver
Well there's yer problem, you done got zombie lodged in your manifold!
Dec 6, '09
Unprofessional Fridays: 12/06/2013
We party down with small invaders, Polish Indiana Jones, mind reading, and the sweet lullaby of space.
Turns out assassins aren't such bad guys after all!
Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf!: Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 12/06/2013
We grit our teeth and try to talk reasonably about microtransactions, and somehow WWF: No Mercy comes up.
Thursday Night Throwdown: 12/06/12
Brad blows the crap out of jungles in Far Cry 3, while Jeff gets busy fighting the digital war in Syndicate.
Worth Playing: 12/06/2013
Screw it, it's Friday. Let's ride a digital orca and shoot lasers.
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