Ep. 268 - Cake Realizer Button
Ep. 268

Ep. 268 - Cake Realizer Button

Episode description

The original panel reunites for Frank Cifaldi’s two point-and-click adventure game recommendations, the best kind of game for Tim Rogers right now, and Brandon Sheffield’s selection as the Whitney Houston of video games. Plus, Bennett Foddy designs a new game for the Steel Battalion controller. Hosted by Alex Jaffe, with Frank Cifaldi, Tim Rogers, and Brandon Sheffield. Edited by Esper Quinn, original music by Kurt Feldman.

Questions this week:

  1. What’s your favorite tribute to a video game in another video game? (WARNING: This question features minor Death Stranding spoilers) (04:58)
  2. Categorize every type of mission in a video game. (10:01)
  3. Narratively, what is happening to a video game character when they lose a life? (13:10)
  4. What video game should get a new remake every year? (19:58)
  5. Design a new game for the Steel Battalion controller. (25:50)
  6. Design a new game for the Steel Battalion controller, Bennett Foddy. (31:27)
  7. Soup’um asks: What is the absolute minimum length a game has to be to no longer be considered ‘short’? (36:48)
  8. What is the Whitney Houston’s cover of Dolly Parton’s “I Will Always Love You” for the soundtrack of the film The Bodyguard of video games? (50:18)

LIGHTNING ROUND: GameFAQ&As – Fortnite (55:47)

Recommendations and Outro (59:36)

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Recommendations: Brandon: Icey Jaye ‎- Icey (She’s Bad), Wyrmwood: Road of the Dead (2014)

Anti-Recommendations: Brandon: What We Left Behind - Looking Back At Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (2018) if you enjoy the Star Trek

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