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June 17, 2021  

“There’s too much!” | E3 2021, Part 1

There's no time for releases because E3 has come and there's too much to cover in just one episode! In Part 1 of our E3 discussion we'll hit some of the highs and lows of this year's event, but make sure to join us for a ton more fun next week in Part 2!

June 10, 2021  

Smokin’ and Ropin’ | Wonderlands, Tribes of Midgard, Summer Game Fest

This week, we give up on one game we've both been playing so we can make room for a ton of hype from Summer Game Fest, including Tribes of Midgard and the newly-revealed Wonderlands!

Releases: Record of Lodoss War: Deedlit in Wonder Labyrinth & Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart

June 3, 2021  

Be the Sis | Borderlands movie, E3, & Summer Game Fest hype

This week Matt Watches Dogs and Slays a Spire, Eric dives into the Scarlet Nexus demo, and we finalize our list of hopes and dreams for E3 and Summer Game Fest!

Releases: Stonefly & Griftlands

May 26, 2021  

Hoohas & Weewangs | Releases, mailbag, & Blizzard beefs

Surprise, kiddos! THiRD SHiFT is early due to another Eric vacation! This week Matt completes his tour of Andromeda, Eric gets back in the swing of things, we're both mad at Blizzard, and THE SERUM IS UNLEASHED (we're sorry).

Releases: Scarlet Nexus demo & Biomutant

May 20, 2021  

PREPARING FOR IMPACT | Rants, releases, & rumors

Recorded a day earlier than normal, this week we both hit the movie theaters, Eric almost hits a semi truck, and a rumored new Gearbox release hits us like a ton of bricks!

Releases: Famicom Detective Club games & Essays on Empathy

May 13, 2021  

Pickled Bologna | E3 & Summer Game Fest hype

Pop the top on a jar of THiRD SHiFT and dig in as Matt gets lost in Andromeda, Eric becomes a family man, the mailman brings a Borderlands movie idea, and we realize that both E3 and Summer Game Fest are right around the corner!

Releases: Mass Effect Legendary Edition & Subnautica: Below Zero

May 6, 2021  

Bakers’ Village | The future of Borderlands

This week Eric stays NieR while Matt goes far, we write a horror story, and we wonder what Randy Pitchford's tweets mean for the future of Borderlands!

Releases: Resident Evil Village & Dull Grey

Updated on 5/8 to fix an audio error!

April 29, 2021  

16,000 Tutorials | State of Play, RE8 Demo, NieR Replicant

It's a Grab Bag of topics this week, as we cover the new State of Play, give our thoughts on the latest Resident Evil demo, and share our initial impressions of NieR Replicant!

Releases: Returnal & New Pokemon Snap

April 22, 2021  

“I’m not Elmer Fudd” | Q2 2021 gaming hype

This week Gearbox kicks sniper rifles to the curb, Eric gets replicated, Matt plays in the rain, and we discuss some of the big gaming releases in Q2!

Releases: NieR Replicant & Judgment Remastered

April 15, 2021  

“Ball in the hole!” | Director’s Cut thoughts

This week we're diving into the first bit of Director's Cut content for Borderlands 3 and sharing our thoughts on Ava's murder mystery missions!

Releases: Rain on Your Parade & Oddworld: Soulstorm

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