January 26, 2018

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who curses his yearly flu shot for not working this year

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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

January 5, 2018 – 2017 Year In Review (Part 1)

Greetings friends, and welcome to 2018!  Hopefully, all of you out there survived the roller-coaster ride that was 2017, and we here at The Arcade are glad to be getting back into the swing of things after an enjoyable holiday break.  This week, we’ll take a look back at some of the bigger stories that played out last year for part one of our 2017 Year In Review.

The Big Topics of 2017:

  • Nintendo: What A Difference A Year Can Make
  • Microsoft Tries To Play Catch Up w/ Xbox One… Doesn’t Quite Get There
  • PlayStation 4 Plays It Steady
  • Loot Boxes: The Insidious New Way Game Companies Try To Get At Your Money

Dennis’ Nickname:

The man whose first nickname of 2018 is elaborate and expansive, much like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – a game he has been playing a lot of recently.

September 22, 2017

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The Samsung Galaxy S8 Convert

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July 28, 2017

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The man finding it hard to resist boarding the hype train for Matt Groening’s new show, Disenchantment

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July 21, 2017

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who thinks that home ownership doesn’t truly begin until you have to replace a bunch of major appliances

Blast From The Past:

June 23, 2017 – E3 Wrap-up (Part 2)

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who always has been and will always be a fan of epic, soaring guitar harmonies.

Blast From The Past:

June 16, 2017 – E3 Wrap-up (Part 1)

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who thinks this year’s E3 Was More Of An “Ehh-3”

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June 9, 2017

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The man forever indebted to Ding Huan

Blast From The Past:

May 26, 2017

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Dennis’ Nickname:

The man who will sorely miss Chris Cornell

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