Episode 3 - Virtually Blown

Wed Feb 15 2017 (01:14:53)

Doug & Eric are virtually blown away by the PS4 VR Gear:  Perfect Pint Phil invited Project: CHALLENGED to commandeer his living room and PlayStation for an afternoon, then joins your hosts in discussion of the sexy, sweaty, sometimes sickening experience of VR gaming.

 

Lead-In Song:  Battle (Boss) by Box-Cat

http://freemusicarchive.org/music/BoxCat_Games/

 

The Challenged are Chugging:

Eric:  Epic Brewing Company's Brainless On Peaches Belgian-Style Ale 3/5

Doug:  Ballast Point's Victory At Sea Coffee Vanilla Imperial Porter 4.5/5

Perfect Pint Phil:  Guinness Stout (perfectly poured, of course):  5/5  Side note -  TIL Guinness is actually *RED*, not black!

 

PS4 VR games covered:

Assorted PlayStation VR Worlds

Batman Arkham VR

Star Wars Battlefront Rogue One: X-wing VR Mission

Resident Evil 7 biohazard

 

Other 2D topics covered include:

 

Trump & the state of WTF

 

Masaya Nakamura's passing and the indelible impact Pac-Man and Namco had on gaming

 

The Tomb Raider movie series reboot, featuring the talented Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft

 

World of Warcraft is still a thing!

 

NowInStock.net:  Perfect Pint Phil's Pro-Tip for getting your hands on limited-quantity merchandise!

 

The upcoming Friday the 13th video game title

 

Kevin Smith's slow decline in the theaters compared to his reaffirmation as a podcasting champ

 

Assorted & sundry geekiness