Monday, April 28, 2014

Episode 88: Buffer of Heat



This week, Chris talks about the star babies he's making in Conception II, and trying to finish up Skylanders: Swap Force.  Curt kept busy with Spelltower and Broken Age, and Jaime somehow admits to playing Puzzle & Dragons.  Our special guest Shane O. gets everyone interested in Remember Me, and Bill makes peace with Battlefield 4.  Gary didn't win Spelunky (yet), and we discuss the announcement of Skylanders: Trap Team.  Shane explains the plot of Transcendence, and everyone loves the offerings on Toonami.  Plus more!

Thursday, April 24, 2014

SCATcast: Gaiden Episode 64



This week, Jaime talks about Miyazaki's displeasure, how the Japanese view "otaku", and just what goes on in the restrooms of Akiba.  Chris has some news about the Tales series, Sword Art Online, and we discuss the announcement of Theatrhythm: Curtain Call for North America.  We finished Haganai this week, as well as Kill La Kill and Deadman Wonderland.  And More!

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Episode 87: Easter Grass



This week we are joined by the lovely Ayla, and she shares with us her preparations for competing in Pokemon tournaments!  Gary's still working on Luftrausers, and he's been distracted by Super Mario Bros. 3 on the Eshop.  Chris tells us about making star babies and matryoshka dolls in Conception II, and everyone explains to Jaime the charm of Link's Awakening.  We discuss the Nintendo Direct about Tomodachi Life, and debate Divekick vs. Smash Bros.  Gary gives a review of the Chromecast, and much more! 

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

SCATcast: Gaiden Episode 63



In this episode, Jaime talks about Naoki- world's greatest host, and the trials of the "Comfort Women".  She discusses the new "sokkuri" game show, and how companies are training their young new recruits.  Chris talks about Love Lab getting an American release, and a trio of localization goodies!  We don't know if we care that Gunvolt is getting his braid back, and Chris has some pretty good feelings about Conception II so far.  We get you up to speed on Kill La Kill, and we break down the personalities of Haganai.  And More!

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Episode 86: Parappa Mode



In this very special, very silly, Midwest Gaming Classic edition of SCATcast, we are joined by our super-fan Justin, Wayne, the venerable Smitty, Kenny from the PKMNpodcast, and the lovely Ayla!  Kenny has some impressions of Lego Lord of the Rings to share, and Chris can't list enough reasons why you should be playing The Cat Lady.  Wayne talks Hearthstone and Ace Combat, and we all discuss the Castlevania franchise.  We briefly talk Smash Bros. and Cave Story, and we round out the night with a rather dramatic playthrough of the Yawhg.      

Thursday, April 10, 2014

SCATcast: Gaiden Episode 62



This week, Jaime settles the timeless question: How much does Shinji make?  We discuss the 2 Nintendo Directs that aired this week, and Chris has news about Sega Hard Girls and Azure Striker Gunvolt.  He also has a game announcement that makes Jaime REALLY happy!  Plus more!

Monday, April 7, 2014

Episode 85: Goat Stimulator



This week, Gary finished both South Park: Stick of Truth AND Metal Gear: Ground Zero.  He gives his final thoughts on both, and Curt explains his week of gaming on his tablet with Dust: An Elysian Tale and Knights of Pen and Paper.  We talk about iPad gaming with FTL and Hearthstone, and Jaime gets sucked back into Lego Marvel Super Heroes.  Chris clears up the confusion over exactly what type of game Mercenary Kings is, as well as his shame/amusement over purchasing Goat Simulator.  We talk about Amazon's big announcement of Amazon Fire, and we shamelessly beg for VitaTV.  We discuss Nintendo, the Souls games, and a bunch more!

Friday, April 4, 2014

SCATcast: Gaiden Episode 61



This week, Jaime talks about what the Yakuza is doing to encourage new recruits, and the announcement of a brand new Miyazaki boxset to please your eyes... but not so much your wallet!  Chris has some localization news about Hyperdimension Neptunia PP, and Persona 4 is coming to PSN.  We discuss some of Chris's thoughts on Bleach and Shadow Star Narutaru, and we go a bit more in depth about the shows we're currently watching:  Haganai and Sakura Trick.  Plus more!