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Join Andrea Rene, Brittney Brombacher and Kristine Steimer as they analyze the week's video game news, give hands-on impressions of upcoming titles, discuss your questions, and have a little bit of "off-topic" conversation. With over 30 years of video game industry experience, the conversation is sure to be passionate but never takes itself too seriously.

What's Good Games: A Video Game Podcast What's Good Games

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    • 5.0 • 6 Ratings

Join Andrea Rene, Brittney Brombacher and Kristine Steimer as they analyze the week's video game news, give hands-on impressions of upcoming titles, discuss your questions, and have a little bit of "off-topic" conversation. With over 30 years of video game industry experience, the conversation is sure to be passionate but never takes itself too seriously.

    Hitman 3 Preview: MUFFIN MURDER

    Hitman 3 Preview: MUFFIN MURDER

    The crew is back for the first official show of 2021 talking about Respawn's rumored new IP, Outrider's delay, and speculation on why Epic Games bought an old shopping mall. In hands-on Steimer and Britt spent more time with Cyberpunk 2077 and Spiritfarer, Britt finished Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity, and Andrea got hands-on with a demo of Hitman 3.
    Thank you to our Patreon Producers:
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    ·        Justin Foshee
    ·        Punkdefied
    ·        Faris Attieh
    ·        Mohammed Mohammed
    ·        Marcus Brown
    ·        Alex Rigopulos
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    Timestamps:
    Segment One: News
    12:42 Is Respawn working on a new game?
    20:43 Outriders has been delayed
    29:23 Nintendo acquired a studio!
    32:00 Epic bought a mall?!
    38:20 Battleborn servers are being shut down
    38:56 Cyberpunk 2077 sold a LOT
    Segment Two: Hands-On
    40:33 Cyberpunk 2077
    52:58 AC: Valhalla
    54:09 Hitman 3
    1:09:45 Spiritfarer
    1:19:15 Age of Calamity

    • 1 hr 23 min
    Most Anticipated Games of 2021

    Most Anticipated Games of 2021

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    With 2020 officially behind us, it’s time to look ahead and get pumped for the big releases of 2021! In this episode the crew discusses which games they’re most looking forward in 2021, like Resident Evil Village, Horizon Forbidden West, God of War Ragnarok, Breath of the Wild 2, Halo Infinite, Dying Light 2 and more. The ladies also make predictions as to what their personal and critical GOTY of 2021 will be. 
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    • 1 hr 24 min
    What's Good Games Awards 2020

    What's Good Games Awards 2020

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    It’s time for the WGG Awards! Join Britt, Andrea and Steimer as they talk about some of their favorite moments, characters, choices and more from video games in 2020. Let us know what your picks would’ve been in the comments below! NOTE: spoilers for The Last of Us Part II, Ghost of Tsushima and Final Fantasy VII Remake are within. Check below for which topic has spoilers. 
    6:20 Game of the most sleepless nights
    10:06 Best Villain SPOILERS
    13:32 Best Fictional World
    16:23 Best Waifu
    19:45 Best Husbando
    24:38 Best Friendship SPOILERS:
    28:23 Best Musical Moment SPOILERS
    30:02 Best Horsey/Mount SPOILERS
    41:19 Best Costume
    45:16 Funniest Moment SPOILERS
    52:04 Best Romance SPOILERS
    56:23 Best DLC
    58:47 Best Photo Mode Screenshot
    1:02:44 Best NPC
    1:06:51 Best LFG
    1:09:35 Most Emotionally Devastating Moment SPOILERS
    1:15:21 Most Agonizing Choice SPOILERS
    1:18:06 Games That Surprised You SPOILERS
    1:25:15 Personal GOTY

    • 1 hr 38 min
    Cyberpunk 2077: What's Going On?

    Cyberpunk 2077: What's Going On?

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    This week Riana Manuel joins us to chat about what the heck is going on with Cyberpunk 2077 and CD Projekt Red. We also recap the Nintendo indies showcase and discuss Ri's time with Tetris Effect: Connected and Immortals Fenyx Rising. Lastly we ponder what video game stories we want to see that haven't been done and all I'll say is: SPICE GIRLS.
    Thank you to our Patreon Producers:
    ·        Chewy’s Godson
    ·        Califorunicated
    ·        Justin Foshee
    ·        Punkdefied
    ·        Faris Attieh
    ·        Mohammed Mohammed
    ·        Marcus Brown
    ·        Alex Rigopulos

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    Timestamps:
    Segment One: News
    6:03 What’s going on with Cyberpunk 2077?
    36:55 Nintendo’s latest Indie World Showcase
    44:55 Fortnite has a new Among Us style mode
    46:49 Submit your game ideas for Space Jam: A New Legacy
    Segment Two: Hands-On
    51:58 Cyberpunk 2077
    1:37:46 Immortals Fenyx Rising
    1:40:05 Tetris Effect Connected
    Segment Three: Patreon Produced Segment
    1:45:09 What stories have you not seen told through the medium of video games that you'd love to see tackled?- Kerry Kazmierowicztrimm

    • 2 hrs 13 min
    New Mass Effect Revealed at The Game Awards

    New Mass Effect Revealed at The Game Awards

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    Andrea, Britt, and Riana give their post Game Awards 2020 thoughts on all the reveals including the New Mass Effect teaser trailer, Dragon Age new details, The Callisto Protocol, Vin Diesel in Ark 2, the return of Perfect Dark and so much more.
    Thank you to our Patreon Producers:
    ·        Chewy’s Godson
    ·        Califorunicated
    ·        Justin Foshee
    ·        Punkdefied
    ·        Faris Attieh
    ·        Mohammed Mohammed
    ·        Marcus Brown
    ·        Alex Rigopulos
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    Timestamps:
    :53 Welcome to the show!
    6:43 Sephiroth is coming to Smash!
    9:53 Mass Effect’s teaser trailer
    13:04 Dragon Age 4’s new look
    18:10 Perfect Dark revealed!
    19:03 Back 4 Blood
    22:00 The Callisto Protocol
    24:31 Disco Elysium
    24:12 Overcooked’s new chef
    25:32 CoD: Black Ops Warzone’s new trailer
    31:19 Ark 2 announced
    34:13 Fall Guys Season 3
    37:58 Among Us has a new map
    40:30 Master Chief coming to Fortnite
    42:34 Yakuza games coming to Game Pass
    44:18 It Takes Two
    46:32 Musical acts
    49:14 Open Roads
    50:35 Tchia
    52:29 Tell Me Why
    55:14 Brief Cyberpunk 2077 thoughts

    • 59 min
    Fortnite Galactus Event Breaks Record

    Fortnite Galactus Event Breaks Record

    This week we're chatting about the new Nintendo Switch update, Fortnite's recording breaking Galactus event which also brought rumors of Kratos, and a study about players who use inverted controls. In hands-on Britt chats about her time exploring Immortals Fenyx Rising, Andrea is still in the thick of Assassin's Creed Valhalla, and Steimer finished Spider-Man: Miles Morales but also started watching Schitt's Creek. We also chat about the His Dark Materials series on HBO and is Andrea burned out on Cyberpunk 2077 marketing ads?
    Thank you to our Patreon Producers:
    ·        Chewy’s Godson
    ·        Califorunicated
    ·        Justin Foshee
    ·        Punkdefied
    ·        Faris Attieh
    ·        Mohammed Mohammed
    ·        Marcus Brown
    ·        Alex Rigopulos
    Support What’s Good Games on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/whatsgoodgames
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    Timestamps:
    Segment One: News
    6:08 Nintendo Switch got a new update
    12:00 Xbox got a new OS update
    18:51 Fortnite’s Galactus Event was HUGE
    21:30 Is Kratos in the next Fortnite crossover?!
    25:39 Why do gamers use inverted controls?
    34:35 Games coming to subscription services  
    Segment Two: Hands-On
    37:25Immortals Fenyx Rising
    49:58 AC Valhalla
    56:58 Steimer finished Miles Morales
    59:15 His Dark Materials

    • 1 hr 11 min

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My favourite podcast ever!

I've never really listened to any podcasts before. With this one though, I've gone back and listened to every episode of WGG because you guys are so damn funny. Keep up the awesome work :-)

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