Game Buoy

Your port of call for gaming news and views that maybe aren't on your radar, but most definitely should be!

This week, Captain Spike and First Mate Slagkick look forward to E3 2017 and make their predictions! They go over the plans for the big names in gaming, as well as what they already know will be shown, in addition to what they expect and hope to see.

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Captain Spike and First Mate Slagkick catch up on what's happening in gaming news!

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This week, Captain Spike and First Mate Slagkick discuss the critically acclaimed The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild! The Podcast Pirates discuss the development history of the game and its sales thus far, and they examine how the game's use of mechanics, puzzles, story, music, and its "open air" world result in a game that both recaptures the sense of exploration from the original The Legend of Zelda, as well as evolve on the franchise's strongest idea to create a new benchmark for the series. All this, plus a conversation with the live chat!

Podcast by - 4/18/2017 4:56 PM Comments (0)

This week, Captain Spike shares his experiences as a gamer in Japan! With questions and comparisons to local experiences from First Mate Slagkick, he discusses arcades, shopping for new and retro games, and gaming presence and culture.

Podcast by - 4/11/2017 11:51 AM Comments (0)

Royal Pokemon Spike and Dopey Pokemon Slagkick talk about the Water/Psychic Pokemon Slowpoke, Slowbro, and Slowking.

Podcast by - 4/1/2017 4:01 AM Comments (0)

Captain Spike and First Mate Slagkick discuss the lead up to and launch of Nintendo Switch!

Podcast by - 3/7/2017 5:58 PM Comments (0)

This week, Captain Spike and First Mate Slagkick share what they have been playing lately and are looking forward to! They talk about their current gaming focuses as well as upcoming releases that they are excited for.

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This week, Captain Spike and First Mate Slagkick honor the late Masaya Nakamura as we discuss the history and legacy of the company he founded, Namco. The Podcast Pirates examine the history of Namco as a manufacturer of amusement machines before revolutionizing arcade gaming in the early 1980s, going on to build a roster of well loved franchise and quality games.

Podcast by - 2/7/2017 5:10 PM Comments (0)

With more information coming out about the Switch since the reveal event, the Podcast Pirates take a look at everything we know about Nintendo's new console thus far. More details about hardware, services, and games are examined as well as changing perceptions about the upcoming release.

Podcast by - 1/24/2017 7:08 PM Comments (0)

Fresh off the Nintendo Switch presentation event, Captain Spike and First Mate Slagkick welcome Rob Roberts from Orange Lounge Radio to discuss all the news revealed this evening! They discuss the console's release information, online capabilities, Joy-Con features, and of course, the games announced thus far.

Podcast by - 1/13/2017 12:33 AM Comments (0)