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This week we take a run at running a slower life, the life of a modern day farmer. Will this simulator give us the pure unadulterated farming experience? Or is it another one of those farming sims that give you a manufactured bells and whistles...

In 2003 our favorite Slovokian Republic game developer, Cauldron, created a massive epic story that might have slightly been based on Total Recall. You are Chaser, or are you? and you are trying to figure out why you're being hunted, or are you? We try...

In 1992 (or maybe 1993) Mario-mania was sweeping the nation. The educators wanted to get kids interested in learning again, and what better way to trick them then using the Mario Brothers. But enough spotlight on Mario, why don't we make Luigi the star? The...

In a special Valentines Day episode, Carley hosts our second dating sim, targeting the most dangerous animal, dad. We play through the first couple hours of the game reading characters and learning about the creation of this...

Marco Polo? The guy barely traveled. Give us a real historical figure like Ibn Battuta to base a game on. The Saudi developer Semaphoor takes on their first full-fledged game using an episodic approach in 2013's Unearthed: The Trail of Ibn Battuta. The gang tries...

Things get furry as we explore the abandoned early access game Fur-Fun. Was there something tapped into with this game that was misunderstood? In the vein of Banjo-Kazooie it attempts to be the spiritual successor, was the internet wrong in considering Yooka-Layle the true successor?...

Narcos: Rise of the Cartels is the officially licensed video game of the Netflix hit, Narcos. Taking more than just notes from X-Com 2, this game makes some strange tweaks to the genre of tactical turnbased shooter and shows just how important it is to...

Tomato western saumari, mad scientist cucumbers, horrifying textures and incomprehensible story. The gang checks out the the low-budget game Tomato Way on Steam and try to make sense of what we're seeing. Is it high art, is it trash? We're baffled but intrigued as we...