In the quarter-final of the Smash Bros. Tournament, numerous 'shadow' games are eliminated, much to the chagrin of SiliconNooB--but lest Caspius rejoice, some of his few remaining favourites lose out as well, leaving the outcome very much in the balance.
When SiliconNooB gives his Australiaitis to Imitanis, the podcast panel is once again reduced to two players. Lusipurr discusses the necessity of challenge in games and wider culture, whilst SN engages in some Nantucket-based poetry appreciation.
PUBG has been rightly banned throughout much of India, a voice actor scandal has wrought havoc on several high profile games, and Badlands Games answers to claims of theft by the developers of Axiom Verge in the news of the week!
After paying tribute to some arcade memories and the best threequels ever made, Lusipurr, SiliconNooB, and Imitanis review the hardware, software, and developer results for the previous year, and render judgement on which of each was the worst.
Imitanis attempts to find a cohesive narrative in a series that has become bogged down in its own lore. Can Kingdom Hearts III tie up the series neatly, or should it be consigned to the realm of darkness? Read on to find out!