Monthly Archives: September 2009

How’s that for a slice of toasted gold?

I was first introduced to the comedic stylings of Simon Pegg when I saw Shaun of the Dead back in 2004. I have since gone on to appreciate Pegg’s work in Spaced and Hot Fuzz. As I sat in the theater watching Shaun for the first time, I had no idea that within five years […]

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Episode 153 (9/28/09) – Pinball Wizards

On this week’s podcast we discuss many things, like the highs and lows of multiplayer Halo, the PSP Go, Halo 3 ODST, Mario & Luigi Bower’s Inside Story, Pinball Hall of Fame The Williams Collection, Cake Mania, Forza 3, Brutal Legend, Katamari Forever, Beatles Rock Band, Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 2, Dead Space and […]

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Yes, I know it’s spelled wrong, but…

How awesome is this? I had seen this sign up on my commute every day for months in San Francisco but only got a picture of it the day I drove out of the city. Well worth it, I think.

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More Candy!

And it’s not crazy-old candy this time. In fact, you should be able to find this stuff at a store near you (at least for the next month and a half or so). Halloween is almost a month away, so most stores should already have their candy-filled Halloween sections up and running. I always enjoy […]

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Episode 152 (9/21/09) – Birth Harder

This week! Games! Tweets! issues! Celebrity chatter! Internet Memes! Four hosts! And much more. Games discussed on this episode include Mario & Luigi: Bowser’s Inside Story, Scribblenauts, Beatles Rock Band, Batman: Arkham Asylum, 1 vs. 100 Beta, Wii Sports Resort, Retro Game Challenge, Contra ReBirth, and more. Thanks for listening! Don’t forget to visit our […]

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I Don’t Want to Spoil the Party

You’ve heard us talk on the podcast about how awesome The Beatles: Rock Band is, but after spending more time with the game, I’m starting to find a few flaws. The main problem is that it’s lacking some of the group’s best songs. I know that three full albums have already been confirmed as downloadable […]

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Episode 151 (9/14/09) – Lucy in the Sky with Alien Nazi Batman Zombies

It’s a three-man podcast this week with CJ, Phil and Greg (Sewart). We talk a little bit about Penny Arcade Expo (and the flu/sickness that struck many of its attendees), The Beatles Rock Band, Batman Arkham Asylum, Uncharted, Mr. Driller W, Muramasa, Guitar Hero 5, Contra ReBirth, Mario & Luigi: Bowser’s Inside Story, Sonic the […]

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CJ guests on The Fanboys

On the way back from Penny Arcade Expo it just happened to work out that my fiancee Adrienne and I had a 5-hour layover in Salt Lake City, UT. Which made for the perfect amount of time to stop in and do some podcasting with The Fanboys — a fantastic podcast if you’ve never listened […]

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9/9/09

Today is September 9, 2009, and I celebrated by rushing out early this morning to pick up The Beatles Rockband. By a strange coincidence, when I pulled a t-shirt to wear out of my closet this morning, I happened to grab my Mega Man 9 shirt. Then, while driving to Best Buy to get my […]

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Episode 150 (9/07/09) – Odds, Ends, Bits n’ Bobs from PAX 2009

This week! Only one host and a bunch of guests. CJ goes to Penny Arcade Expo, brings his pocket recorder and records conversations with a couple people. That includes Patrick Klepek, David Ellis, Andrew Pfister, Jeremy Parish, Shane Bettenhausen and Kholdstare. Plus a bonus PAX-related voicemail from Bill Mudron, whose awesome EGM/1UP tribute piece and […]

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