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#101 Posted by cuevas (48 posts) -


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#102 Posted by Brenderous (1266 posts) -

But what about the bombcast!!!??? Good luck Vin-Dawg!

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#103 Posted by SpiderJerusalem (223 posts) -

So...Jeff + Vinny is no more?

Oh god, the best QL duo is now dead. DEAD! Love is over!

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#104 Posted by Nomin (1004 posts) -

Hope they at least finish with E3 coverage before making a drastic change to the operations

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#105 Posted by MarkWahlberg (4713 posts) -

So basically this is going to be like the Giantbomb version of West Coast Avengers? Just, y'know, reversed.

In any case, good luck Vinny! Woo pizza!

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#106 Edited by shakesvoltage (68 posts) -

I just realized -- this means more video content with Alex.

Like, Quick Looks. With Alex Navarro.

I'm way into this.

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#107 Posted by Toxin066 (3541 posts) -

I am scared. Very, very scared.

Please universe, let this be amazing.

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#108 Edited by deactivated-59601bf090f91 (236 posts) -

Exciting news, Vinny! I really hope we don't see less of you on the site, though!

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#109 Edited by graf1k (633 posts) -

Wow. Happy for Vinny because it sounds like this is really what he wants but man, I feel like the way all the guys play off each other is what makes the Bombcast and UPF my favorite things on this site and Vinny is a huge part of that. Vinny calling in for the Bombcast could probably work but I'm not so sure UPF will ever be the same again. Good luck, Vinny. You're my favorite turd.

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#110 Posted by javk (112 posts) -


I'm happy for you guys. Can't wait.

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#112 Posted by IanYarborough (169 posts) -

@vinny Love ya, buddy. Super happy for you. AND, if y'all need a GBNY intern, I've been looking for an excuse to flee LA. AND, AND where's my GBNY t-shirt? All the best!

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#113 Edited by TruckSimulator (608 posts) -

Welcome back, Vinny!

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#114 Posted by Rabid619 (1124 posts) -

Hey Vinny hey Vinny hey Vinny.

Love you man.

Happy to hear that you are going back to NY to be closer to your family, even though I and everyone else will miss you being in the SF crew. Knock this out of park, duder.

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#115 Posted by ClairvoyantVibrations (1616 posts) -

Best of luck to V-Bomb! Seriously you guys are gonna KILL IT on the east coast.

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#116 Edited by FinalDasa (3207 posts) -


This is...shocking. But also amazing. But also shocking.

Lots of luck! :)

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#117 Edited by Zelyre (1901 posts) -

This kind of answers the, "When is Pathfinder returning?" question.

I guess Small Businessman ended up flying to New York to deliver a package because the post office was on fire and he didn't use stamps.com.

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#118 Posted by Bowphat (19 posts) -

This is some crazy news. I am looking forward to seeing all the cool new content that you guys are going to be putting together. Plus we can now have coast on coast beef inside the giantbomb family!

Good luck with the move and I can't wait to see what the next piece of news is going to be!

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#119 Edited by drew327 (1259 posts) -


Glad you get to be with your family, though I am really sad about this.

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#120 Edited by nate6858 (216 posts) -

This is astonishing and exciting news! Congrats all around!!

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#121 Posted by TheMasterDS (2981 posts) -

Huh. Wow. What does this mean for the Bombcast? Is Vinny joining Bombin the AM? Pizza!

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#123 Edited by Gloobus (59 posts) -

I can't help but think the Bombcast is gonna suffer from this. Jeff's getting a little to jaded for his topics to be funny or interesting, Brad is pretending to be asleep most of the time(or is asleep), and Drew is awesome, but needs to be coerced a bit to chime in. Full time Danny on the podcast as a replacement would be great though.

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#124 Edited by djgoodnews (23 posts) -

This sounds really exciting, but I hope the whole no skyping into the podcast thing gets re-evaluated.

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#125 Posted by flasaltine (2546 posts) -

So you open a position for a video producer because Vinny and Drew need help and then you lose Vinny. What does this mean for Pathfinder? Now there is now Vinny and Jeff interaction. No possible hope of another ER. No Vinny on streams.. Is Vinny going to be getting a larger crew or is it just him and Alex? We need Danny O'Dwyer to fill in for Vinny.

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#126 Edited by deactivated-58513b27f2513 (293 posts) -

Good luck Vinny. Definitely exciting times for Giant Bomb. Also worrying. Is GB really in a position to "expand"? Lets hope the new hires will turn out excellent..

Also they're still going to be a little short on staff despite the new hires aren't they?

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#127 Edited by Giefcookie (667 posts) -

Super happy for V-bomb, super sad about Quick looks going forward.

Also I don't envy the position of whoever joins the SF office.

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#128 Posted by nevlos (16 posts) -

Congrats! Best of luck! Happy staff + more content = happy me!

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#129 Edited by Meepasaurus (265 posts) -

Oh man, this is pretty shocking news. I have mixed feelings about this, but I'm sure it's for the best. Good luck, Vinny! Hope this means GBNY meetups in the near future!

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#130 Posted by JunkHype (402 posts) -

Aww, my OTP is splitting. V/J

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#131 Posted by gablekevin (197 posts) -

Man this news is actually saddening for me. Vinny is by far my favorite person on camera and microphone but if he feels that that this is the right move who am i to judge a small businessman. Best of luck Vinny

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#132 Posted by w1n5t0n (183 posts) -

Are they still only hiring 2 people, seems like it leave the SF office in no better position now.

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#133 Edited by alwaysbebombing (2709 posts) -

Change is scary. Someone hold me.

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#134 Edited by artofwar420 (6918 posts) -

Ch... ch... ch... ch.. ch.. chaaaanges. Bring it on duders.

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#135 Posted by DannyHibiki (370 posts) -

Giant Bomb Texas can't be too far away now! C'mon ya'll!!!!

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#136 Posted by Grondoth (529 posts) -

Welcome home, Vinny.

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#138 Posted by retrovirus (1666 posts) -

Good luck Vinny. I seriously hope you guys have realized that Skypes gotten better in the last couple years, because if we're losing Vinny from the Bombcast then I do not know what I am going to do.

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#140 Posted by cltuch (78 posts) -

Happy you get to be closer to your family Vinny. And here's hoping you, Alex, and whoever joins you kick up a Bombcast East for some hot West Coast East Coast Bombcast beef.

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#141 Posted by flight815 (70 posts) -


It'll be sad not having you on the SF crew, but I'm excited to see the first episode of V-Bomb and The Wolf!

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#142 Posted by ChrisTaran (2054 posts) -

Such conflicted feelings... Happy for you though Vinny.

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#143 Edited by ashkev (58 posts) -

Well this fucking sucks. This is good for him but this leaves a huge gap in GBSF.

One of the things that made losing Ryan bearable was Vinnies sunshine presence and positivism to offset the general cynical attitude of Jeff. What he added to every podcast/video was amazing and I'm going to miss him :(

Having to pair him with Alex who I find to be rather grinding is kind of a bummer. I sincerely hope they re-think their remote attendance podcast stance...

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#144 Edited by bobafettjm (2318 posts) -

Lots of changes happening around Giant Bomb. At first I was kind of bummed, but the idea of two Giant Bombs creating content at the same time is exciting.

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#145 Edited by TruthTellah (9821 posts) -

Next week I’m going to be heading to New York to join Alex and launch this Giant Bomb East office into the stratosphere.

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I... I don't know how to process this.

I'm sure you all have thought this out long and hard, but it's hard to really know what to think of it. Good? Bad? Just different? I suppose the ol Bomb continues to change. Hopefully it will be for the better. I continue to believe in you guys; so, I have to believe this will somehow make Giant Bomb even more than it already is.

Having said that, I just want to tell you, @vinny... Good luck. We're all counting on you.

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#146 Posted by pekoe212 (532 posts) -

Wow. I know you're not leaving, Vinny but...I'm gonna miss you. ;_; But now my mind is shifting to all sorts of mischief Vinny and Alex could get up to in NYC. Change is good, and you guys are brave enough to keep experimenting and trying new things.

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#148 Edited by Mattsniper360 (7 posts) -

good luck small business man, i mean vinny, i hope you still make appearances on the bombcast remotely! funniest part of my day is listening to you and jeff doing random skits out of the blue

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#149 Posted by jfried12 (36 posts) -

As a fellow New Yorker, I welcome you back to the east coast! Looking forward to seeing what you and Alex put together over here. Will be cool to see some more of him and on camera and how your personalities work together for some sweet content. Good luck!

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#150 Posted by Rejizzle (1122 posts) -
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Holy crap, Vinny broke Loose! He's wild and majestic now... like a luchadeer.