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Game Informer's staff break down the week's biggest releases, reveal exclusive information on exciting games on the horizon, respond to listener emails, play game-focused trivia, and interview the most interesting developers in the industry. Check it out!

    GI Show – Hitman 3, Resident Evil Village, And IO-Interactive Interview

    GI Show – Hitman 3, Resident Evil Village, And IO-Interactive Interview

    On this week's episode of The Game Informer Show, we discuss a handful of the games we've been playing recently, including Hitman 3, There Is No Game: Wrong Dimension, When the Past Was Around, and Valorant. We also run down all of the recent Resident Evil Village news. At the end of the show, we interview IO-Interactive's game director Mattias Engström and executive producer Forest Swartout Large about their work on Hitman 3 and how they design levels with comedy in mind. It's a full show, but we make time for another fantastic round of community emails in there somewhere. So please join Jeff Cork, Liana Ruppert, Alex Van Aken, and myself for another wild and ever-entertaining episode!


    Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @benjaminreeves to let me know what you think. You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen on SoundCloud, stream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show!


    Our thanks to The Rapture Twins for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their music at their website.



    To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.


    00:00 – Introduction


    00:02:20 - Hitman 3


    00:12:30 – Valorant


    00:17:20 – When the Past Was Around


    00:23:00 – There is No Game Wrong Dimension


    00:25:53 – Resident Evil Village Showcase News


    00:39:51 – Community Emails


    00:59:12 – Required Reading


    01:09:50 – Get Rekt


    01:14:44 – Hitman 3 Developer Interview

    GI Show – Star Wars, Indiana Jones, And An Interview With Night School Studio

    GI Show – Star Wars, Indiana Jones, And An Interview With Night School Studio

    On this week's episode of The Game Informer Show, we discuss a handful of the games we've been playing recently, including Red Dead Redemption II, Little Nightmares II, Sonic Mania, and Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: The Game. We're joined by the co-founders of Night School Studio Adam Hines and Sean Krankel who reflect on their time making games like Oxenfree, Afterparty, and Mr. Robot:1.51exfiltrati0n. It's a full show, but we make time for another fantastic round of community emails where we spend a good deal of time talking about the recent Lucasfilm Games' Indiana Jones and Star Wars announcements. So please join Joe Juba, Jeff Cork, Alex Stadnik, and myself for another wild and ever-entertaining episode!


    Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @benjaminreeves to let me know what you think. You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen on SoundCloud, stream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show!


    Our thanks to The Rapture Twins for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their music at their website.



    To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.



    Intro: 00:00:00

    Red Dead Online: 00:01:36

    Sonic The Hedgehog Series: 00:04:03

    Ratchet and Clank 2016: 00:10:19

    Grindstone: 00:13:31

    Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game – Complete Edition: 00:16:21

    Yakuza Series: 00:21:03

    Tetris Effect: 00:25:52

    Little Nightmares II: 00:27:00

    Night School Studio Interview: 00:32:48

    Community Emails: 00:54:34

    Lucasfilm Games Announcements: 00:55:01

    GI Show – Super Meat Boy Forever Review And The Games Of 2021

    GI Show – Super Meat Boy Forever Review And The Games Of 2021

    On this week's episode of The Game Informer Show, we talk about some of the game's we played over the holiday break, including: Super Meat Boy Forever, Slay The Spire, and Airborne Kingdom. Then we run down the current release calendar for the year, and spend some time talking about the big, upcoming games we're excited to play, including: Resident Evil Village, Back 4 Blood, and Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart. Finally, we take some time for another fantastic round of community emails. So please join Kimberly Wallace, Marcus Stewart, Alex Van Aken, and myself for another wild and ever-entertaining episode!


    Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @benjaminreeves to let me know what you think. You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen on SoundCloud, stream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show!


    Our thanks to The Rapture Twins for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their music at their website.



    To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.


    00:00:00 - Introduction


    00:01:57 - Super Meatboy Forever


    00:09:15 – Airborne Kingdom


    00:12:40 – Slay the Spire


    00:16:55 - Games of 2021 To Look Forward To


    01:04:00 - Community Emails

    GI Show – Looking Back At The Best Games Of 2020

    GI Show – Looking Back At The Best Games Of 2020

    On this week's episode of The Game Informer Show, All Elite Wrestling's project coordinator and referee extraordinaire Aubrey Edwards joins us to talk about some of the best games of 2020, including: Ori and the Will of the Wisps, Half-Life: Alyx, The Last of Us Part II, Streets of Rage 4, Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time, Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Final Fantasy VII Remake, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Carto, and Cyberpunk 2077. It's a good, long talk, but of course, we sneak in some time for another fantastic round of community emails. So please join Jeff Cork, Joe Juba, Marcus Stewart, Aubrey Edwards, and myself for another wild and ever-entertaining episode!

    Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @benjaminreeves to let me know what you think. You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen on SoundCloud, stream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show!

    Our thanks to The Rapture Twins for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their music at their website.


    To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

    Intro: 00:00:00
    Aubrey Edwards Intro: 00:00:40
    Best Games of 2020: 00:05:55
    Fortnite: 00:06:34
    Streets of Rage 4: 00:08:56
    Cyberpunk 2077: 00:10:41
    Animal Crossing: New Horizons: 00:14:42
    Ori and the Will of the Wisps: 00:18:28
    Immortals Fenyx Rising: 00:19:18
    Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time: 00:22:03
    Final Fantasy VII Remake: 00:25:55
    Carto: 00:31:48
    Half-Life: Alyx: 00:34:32
    Yakuza: Like A Dragon: 00:36:15
    Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales: 00:40:39
    Assassin's Creed Valhalla: 00:44:13
    Pikmin 3 Deluxe: 00:48:23
    The Last of Us Part II: 00:53:04
    Community Emails: 01:02:15

    GI Show – Hitman 3 And The Best Games To Play With Friends

    GI Show – Hitman 3 And The Best Games To Play With Friends

    On this week's episode of The Game Informer Show, we continue our wrap up of the year. Instead of talking about all the games we've been playing recently, we look back and talk about some of our favorite multiplayer games from 2020, such as: Phasmophobia, Call of Duty: Warzone, Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Among Us, Sackboy: A Big Adventure, Apex Legends, Sea of Thieves, Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout, Back 4 Blood, Wasteland 3, Overwatch, Moving Out, Destiny 2: Beyond Light, Jackbox Party Pack 7. 

    Next we talk about Game Informer's newest cover game: Hitman 3. Developer IO Interactive shared with us what it has planned for the conclusion of its Hitman World of Assassination trilogy. Finally, we close out the show with another fantastic round of community emails. So please join Blake Hester, Liana Ruppert, Jeff Cork, Jason Guiso, Alex Stadnik, and myself for another wild and ever-entertaining episode!

    Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @benjaminreeves to let me know what you think. You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen on SoundCloud, stream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show!

    Our thanks to The Rapture Twins for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their music at their website.


    To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

    Intro: 00:00:00
    Best Multiplayer Games of 2020: 00:02:31
    Phasmophobia: 00:02:47
    Call of Duty: Warzone/Black Ops Cold War: 00:04:59
    Animal Crossing: New Horizons: 00:08:58
    Among Us: 00:10:52
    Sackboy: A Big Adventure: 00:13:05
    Apex Legends: 00:14:19
    Sea of Thieves: 00:19:15
    Fall Guys: 00:24:14
    Back 4 Blood: 00:27:11
    Wasteland 3: 00:30:50
    Overwatch: 00:31:52
    Discord Screen Share: 00:36:29
    Moving Out: 00:37:53
    Destiny 2: 00:39:45
    Jackbox: 00:41:40
    Exclusive Hitman 3 Impressions: 00:43:39
    Community Emails: 01:05:22

    GI Show – Most Underrated Games Of 2020 And Back 4 Blood Impressions

    GI Show – Most Underrated Games Of 2020 And Back 4 Blood Impressions

    On this week's episode of The Game Informer Show, we do something a little bit different. Instead of talking about all the games we've been playing recently, we look back over the year and talk about some of our favorite overlooked gems, such as: Chicken Police, Manifold Garden, Creaks, UnderMine, Gears Tactics, Monster Sanctuary, Necrobarista, Alba: A Wildlife Adventure, Huntdown, Morbid: The Seven Acolytes, Sakura Wars, Call of the Sea, The Last Campfire, Ikenfell, Monster Train.

    Then we revisit The Game Award winners and settle a bet. We then take some time for another fantastic round of community emails. Finally, we close out the show with Alex Stadnik and Alex Van Aken who talk about their hands-on time with Turtle Rock Studios' upcoming 4-player zombie shooter Back 4 Blood. So please join Kim Wallace, Dan Tack, Marcus Stewart, Alex Stadnik, and myself for another wild and ever-entertaining episode!

    Thanks for listening! Please make sure to leave feedback below, share the episode if you enjoyed it, and follow me @benjaminreeves to let me know what you think. You can watch the video above, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen on SoundCloud, stream it on Spotify, or download the MP3 at the bottom of the page. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show!

    Our thanks to The Rapture Twins for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their music at their website.


    To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

    Intro: 00:00:00
    Most Underrated Games of 2020: 00:03:45
    Undermine: 00:04:09
    Gears Tactics: 00:06:09
    Monster Sanctuary: 00:08:17
    Necrobarista: 00:10:55
    Manifold Garden: 00:13:31
    Alba: A Wildlife Adventure: 00:14:58
    Huntdown: 00:18:55
    Morbid: The Seven Acolytes: 00:20:52
    Sakura Wars: 00:23:06
    Creaks: 00:25:54
    Call of the Sea: 00:27:37
    The Last Campfire: 00:31:18
    Monster Train: 00:34:51
    Ikenfell: 00:36:59
    Chicken Police: 00:39:29
    The Game Awards Recap: 00:41:30
    Community Emails: 01:02:44
    Back 4 Blood Closed Alpha Impressions: 01:47:32
    Back 4 Blood Developer Interview: 02:02:13

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