January 12, 2018 – 2017 Year In Review (Part 2)

Friends, this week The Arcade continues its look back on the past year with part two of our 2017 Year In Review.  On this episode, we’ll focus our attention on some of the ludicrous speedrunning and gaming accomplishments from the past year, stories involving crazy amounts of money, as well as a recap of the year in eSports.  We’ll also take a look ahead to the upcoming year in games, and what we can expect to see from Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo, and some third-party companies.

What was discussed:

  • The world of eSports in 2017
  • Ludicrous speedrunning and gaming accomplishments in 2017
  • Crazy amounts of money in 2017
  • A look ahead to the games of 2018

Dennis’ Nickname:

The Reformed Caffeine Addict

October 6, 2017

Ludicrous Leadoff:

News Of The Week:

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who managed to get an SNES Classic Edition without having to wait in any lines.

Blast From The Past:

July 14, 2017

Ludicrous Leadoffs:

News of the Week:

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who doesn’t understand how a remaster of a 12 year old game is holding such power over him

Blast From The Past:

June 9, 2017

Ludicrous Leadoffs:

News of the Week:

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man forever indebted to Ding Huan

Blast From The Past:

April 15, 2016

Ludicrous Leadoff:

News Of The Week:

Dennis’ Nickname:

The Burnt-Out Man

Blast From The Past:

March 11, 2016

Ludicrous Leadoff:

News Of The Week:

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who enjoys a good public flogging

Blast From The Past:

February 19, 2016

Ludicrous Leadoffs:

News Of The Week:

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who has finally succumbed to Game Of Thrones

Blast From The Past:

October 2, 2015

Ludicrous Leadoff:

Pokémon Co. Selling Pokemon Butt Merchandise In Japan
(if you can read Japanese, visit the official site here)

News Of The Week:

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who inexplicably wants to remind you of Téléfrançais

Blast From The Past:

September 25, 2015

Ludicrous Leadoffs:

News Of The Week:

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who is consistently impressed when revisiting Futurama

Blast From The Past: