Thursday, February 28, 2013

SCATcast: Gaiden Episode 5



This week brings us a little bit of nostalgia by reminiscing about the first anime we ever watched and the shows that influence the stuff we like today.  We share our experience with the first level of Phantom Breaker, and discuss why Jaime won't be allowed to go to a maid cafe in Japan.  Plus updates on this week's worth of winter 2013 episodes and Persona 5 speculations.  AND MORE!

Monday, February 25, 2013

Episode 29: A Meaningful Fart




This week we have everything to say about the PS4 announcement!  Curt gives us a peek at his adoration for the Monster Hunter demo (again!),  and Jaime talks about leaving an old friend behind by finishing Persona 4 (finally!).  Chris give us a progess report on Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne, and Gary explains why games are like farts.  Plus:  Kickstarter stories, Vendetta Online, Jonathan Blow, and tons more!

Saturday, February 23, 2013

SCATcast: Gaiden Episode 4



Gaiden is a day late this week but we make up for it with love!  This week, Jaime discusses all the NISA news she can handle with their latest localization announcements.  We reminisce about the wonderful world of Super Sentai shows and the history of the Power Rangers.  Chris tells us of his appreciation for the company Overdrive and we divulge the sweet secrets of our J-List  bounty!  Plus more!

Monday, February 18, 2013

Episode 28: Stab a Dragon in the Face



This week we stream LIVE! while we battle evil mic-meddling robots over the city of Tokyo!  While lasers whiz by, Gary gives us a rundown of Zelda-esque Anodyne and shows off some gameplay footage in the process.  Curt ducks a sweeping punch and swoons while playing some Monster Hunter: Tri and makes nefarious plans for the next MH release.  Jaime takes out an enemy helicopter and tells us her experience with good game AI.  Chris plants the explosives and weeps for his wallet with the impending Skylanders Swapforce.  PLUS!  Listen to this episode for details on how to win your very own copy of ANODYNE straight from SCATcast!

Thursday, February 14, 2013

SCATcast: Gaiden Episode 3



We are here again with week 3! We talk about the Love Plus franchise. Jaime briefly lets us know about her ideal 2D date. We talk about some of our favorite anime series. We discuss and review Speed Grapher, an old show but a classic. We go over the 4 shows we are watching this season: GJ-bu, Kotoura-san, Maoyuu Maou Yuusha & Tamako Market.

Monday, February 11, 2013

Episode 27: He's Got Hashbrowns



This week Shane once again dons his cape & cowl and joins us. Curt gives us the run down on the Worms game for Facebook. We talk comics with Shane. We revisit Dark Knight Rises along with the movies we've all seen last week. We share our thoughts on the rumor from the website/magazine EDGE about the next Microsoft system being always online & not allowing used game sales. The Ouya is going to get annual upgrades. Poor Rayman: Legends developers & Wii U owners. Plus things!

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Scatcast: Gaiden Episode 2



Welcome back! This week Jaime talks about Sakura Wars: So Long, My Love. We have more Shin Megami Tensei/Persona discussion. Chris Shares his thoughts on Nanashi no Game. Plus we talk about what anime shows we are watching for the Winter 2013 season.

Monday, February 4, 2013

Episode 26: ROADTRIP!



This week we take a trip to Mitsuwa Marketplace in Illinois. They have tasty food, a great grocery store and we talk THE WHOLE WAY THERE (and back.) Join us as we talk about how Tiny Tina from Borderlands 2 is NOT racist. Chris explains and apologizes for the tone of his voice in the beginning of the first Gaiden episode. Teriyaki Japanese soda is sampled with much remorse. Curt talks about the evolution of X-Com. Jim Sterling's review of Boob Wars is a little weird to Chris. PS4 controller rumors. Dead Space 3 argh. And MORE!