92 episodes

Video game news, retro gaming and the occasional goof! The Console Crusade Podcast is hosted by EJ Olson and Nick Durheim, uploaded every Wednesday.

Console Crusade EJ Olson

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Video game news, retro gaming and the occasional goof! The Console Crusade Podcast is hosted by EJ Olson and Nick Durheim, uploaded every Wednesday.

    92. Fantasy Critic Draft 2022

    92. Fantasy Critic Draft 2022

    Nick, Chris and EJ make their way through their second annual Fantasy Critic draft! EJ won it all in 2021, but the guys look to make it a little tougher on him this year. Let the games begin!

    • 1 hr 55 min
    91. Dread Is The Mind-Killer

    91. Dread Is The Mind-Killer

    It's just Nick and Chris this week so of course it's a rambling mess for a while until we talk about Metroid Dread and a bit of the latest Dune film.



    00:03:05 games we been had playing

    00:42:50 dread overall

    00:53:57 dread story spoilers

    02:15:22 dune!

    • 2 hr 45 min
    90. Help Me, Obi-Wan Kenobi

    90. Help Me, Obi-Wan Kenobi

    Nick, EJ & Chris break down some news from the latest Pokemon Presents, give their thoughts on the WarioWare Get It Together demo, review Monster Hunter & 12 Minutes, then deep dive on Chris's play through of Hollow Knight!

    • 2 hr 12 min
    89. Console Crusade: Other M

    89. Console Crusade: Other M

    Nick, EJ & Chris chat about the new Nintendo Switch OLED model and its surprising new competitor—the Steam Deck—before deep diving on the Metroid franchise.

    • 2 hr 43 min
    88. Nintendo E3 Rumination

    88. Nintendo E3 Rumination

    Nick, EJ, & Chris chat about Nintendo's E3 2021---and holy heck, did the Big N bring the heat this year! The boys riff on Metroid Dread, WarioWare, Zelda, Smash Bros, Mario Party, and so much more.

    • 1 hr 53 min
    87. Foolish Fantasy

    87. Foolish Fantasy

    EJ, Nick & Chris catch up on games they've been playing (Monster Hunter, Magic: Arena, Crosscode, Pokemon Snap, Call of Duty: Warzone and more!) plus give updates on their Fantasy Critic draft halfway through the year!

    • 1 hr 52 min

Customer Reviews

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8 Ratings

8 Ratings

preshtildeath ,

no console left uncrusaded

the boys are starting a crusade, join the crew and grab a consolation prize and listen in for hot takes on news and frosty takes on retro stuff (occasionally)

theonlyapollo ,

Here come those boys

with some hot hot HOT gaming takes. give them a listen, they're pretty well spoken!
They leave a little something for everyone, even if video games aren't your thing. That's hard to nail, especially with a name like Console Crusade!!!

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