What's In A game?
What’s In A Game? is a podcast where the nerdiest couple you know, non-profit extraordinaire Dana Masters and public radio journalist Cody Newill, take a deep dive into video games both old and new. Weaving honest opinions with footage from games across a spectrum of genres.
New episodes every two weeks.
Send questions, suggestions and ideas to @WhatsInAGamePod on Twitter with suggestions.
Dana and Cody take on A Way Out, the latest from filmmaker-turned-developer Josef Fares. And, boy, do they have some things to say about this one.
Spoilers start at 23:17.
Dana and Cody unravel the witchy, anarchist, existential, socially democratic ghost story that is Night in the Woods. Crimes? Crimes.
Spoilers start at 25:46.
Cody and Dana get slapped down, knocked out and beaten by Studio MDHR's Cuphead, a beautiful indie title with a mean streak.
No spoilers except talking about some specific bosses.
Dana and Cody traverse ancient forbidden lands and take on the demigod colossi in the remake of Shadow of the Colossus for the PlayStation 4.
Dana and Cody finish their thorough dissection of Tango Gameworks' survival horror series by spending some time with The Evil Within 2.
Spoilers begin at 26:30. If you haven't already, check out our previous two episodes going over The Evil Within and its DLC packs.
Cody & Dana continue their franchise deep dive into The Evil Within with the game's three DLC packs: The Assignment, The Consequence and The Executioner.
Spoilers throughout the podcast.
Dana watches on as Cody struggles through buckets upon buckets of gore, viscera and entrails in acclaimed video game developer Shinji Mikami's The Evil Within.
Spoilers start at 26:53. Next episode will come on 2/15 with all three DLC packs for The Evil Within. And then a week after that, we'll finish up the series with The Evil Within 2.
Dana & Cody fight through the flu and a sinus infection to play a beautiful puzzle game: Gorogoa by Jason Roberts. Spoilers at 13:55, but you can listen from about 15:40 onward safely.
Whew. It's been a long couple weeks for us. We put out three episodes of the podcast within three days, and amid all the hubbub, we never announced what our next episode would be!
Our next episode for Jan. 25 will take a look at Gorogoa by Jason Roberts.
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Dana and Cody continue their PAX South 2018 coverage by playing Keita Takahashi's Wattam, Donut County, Rival Megagun and Resident Evil 7: Gold Edition. We also talk about the joys of tabletop RPGs with some Pathfinder.