Podquisition Episode 2: Drink Call of Duty Responsibly

On this week’s episode, there’s corruption on the high seas as soft drinks and snack products worm their way into our filthy, clogged hearts. We have a go at Ubisoft some more, make fun of Haunted House, and there’s yet more Dragon Age love sneaking in.

We also have a right ol’ moan about microtransactions and branded pizzas. And pisspots.

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MJC
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MJC

I have to disagree about Dead Space having the best HUD. I think it’s the worst, actually. Massively immersion breaking. Why are the health, oxygen, and stasis energy meters on Isaac’s back?! How is he supposed to monitor his stasis energy, his health, and his remaining oxygen when he can’t fucking see the meters?! It’s a massively impractical design that’s utterly useless for anyone in that universe who has to use a RIG. No care or thought to the in-universe use went into that at all, it was placed there solely for the player’s benefit and screams “OI YOU’RE PLAYING… Read more »

MJC
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MJC

Funny listening to this now and hearing them concerned about too much Ubisoft. These days it’s too much Konami, because Konami is Konami and Konami is the worst.

Plips
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Plips

Dead Space 3 came up and I must put in my 2 cents! I agree with the sentiment that it is a good game, but it’s a shit Dead Space game. I really thought the weapon crafting system was cool and fun, it just does not have a place in a survival horror game. Universal ammo was necessary for the crafting system to really work with a limited inventory but it also kills all of the survival element. Ammo is plentiful so it just becomes an action game where you gun down spooky enemies with cool guns that you crafted.… Read more »

Reyce
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Reyce

Ah Heyor Gavo! Leave it out! Us Dubs are a great bunch of lads.

Scott
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Scott

What is the song at the intro called?