Online Warriors: A Gaming and Entertainment Podcast
Episode 11.9: The Mandalorian S2 Trailer, Life on Venus, and Ubisoft Forward (Prince of Persia!)

Episode 11.9: The Mandalorian S2 Trailer, Life on Venus, and Ubisoft Forward (Prince of Persia!)

September 16, 2020
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! There's a lot to cover this week, so let's hop to it!
  • The Mandalorian gets a new trailer - and Baby Yoda cuteness - for Season 2 (6:22)
  • Scientists find evidence of potential life on Venus (20:57)
Ubisoft Forward also dropped some surprise announcements and game updates like:
  • Prince of Persia: Sands of Time Remake (32:16)
  • Immortal: Phoenix Rising (37:59)
  • Watch Dogs: Legion (40:29)
  • Riders Republic (46:01)
The crew's been pretty busy, so let's check in with them and get hands on: 
  • Techtic watches An American Pickle and Birds of Prey (48:12)
  • Nerdbomber catches up on Season 2 of The Boys, finishes Battletoads, and plays Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1+2 (52:06)
  • Illeagle goes camping and starts Lovecraft Country (56:55)
This week, we go retro with some trivia about the Atari 2600! Find out if Illeagle finally wins a game at (59:15)
 
This week's promo: Lit Gaming Arena
 
Special shoutout to our Patreon Producer: Ben Cheknis
 
We'd like to thank each and every one of you for listening in every week. If you'd like to support the show, you can drop us a review on your favorite podcast platform or, if you're feeling extra generous, drop us a subscribe over at Patreon.com/OnlineWarriorsPodcast. We have three tiers of subscriptions, each of which gives you some awesome bonus content! 
 
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Episode 11.8: Xbox Series S, Uber going Electric, Mario 3D All-Stars, and Hyrule Warriors

Episode 11.8: Xbox Series S, Uber going Electric, Mario 3D All-Stars, and Hyrule Warriors

September 9, 2020
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! The gaming industry is still pumping out a ton of news, so we've got a chock-full episode for you this week! Let's get into it:
  • Microsoft confirms the Xbox Series S existence, launch date, and price point (2:12)
  • Uber pledges to go all-electric by 2030 (20:11)
  • A new Mario 3D All Stars collection has been announced to celebrate 35 years of your favorite plumber (29:48)
  • Nintendo surprise-drops an announcement for Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity (35:35)
The crew's been pretty busy, so let's check in with them and get hands on: 
  • Nerdbomber watches Mulan and gives her thoughts (41:04)
  • Techtic plays Carrion and Battletoads (45:43)
  • Illeagle watches I'm Thinking of Ending Things and plays Donkey Kong Country (47:43)
This week, we toss the checker boards and get sophisticated with some trivia about chess! Find out if Illeagle breaks his losing streak at (50:12)
 
This week's promo: Petri Dish
 
Special shoutout to our Patreon Producer: Ben Cheknis
 
We'd like to thank each and every one of you for listening in every week. If you'd like to support the show, you can drop us a review on your favorite podcast platform or, if you're feeling extra generous, drop us a subscribe over at Patreon.com/OnlineWarriorsPodcast. We have three tiers of subscriptions, each of which gives you some awesome bonus content! 
 
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Episode 11.7: Tribute to Chadwick Boseman, Gamescom 2020, and a Jetpack Man in LA?

Episode 11.7: Tribute to Chadwick Boseman, Gamescom 2020, and a Jetpack Man in LA?

September 2, 2020
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast.
 
This week, we all received the unfortunate news of the passing of Chadwick Boseman. He brought inspiration to so many through his work, so we take a beat to discuss and pay tribute to his lasting legacy. (2:05)
 
For the remainder of the episode, we dig into some of the latest news in the nerd world:
  • Gamescom 2020 brings us some fresh looks at games, new and old, and we discuss the titles that intrigued us the most (9:17)
  • A man with a jetpack has been joyriding around LAX airspace (35:10)
The crew's been pretty busy, so let's check in with them and get hands on:
  • Illeagle finishes Dark, picks up Burnout Paradise Remastered for the Switch, and embarks on a reread of Lord of the Rings (43:38)
  • Techtic checks out the new Netflix original film, Project Power (46: 09)
  • Nerdbomber binges Doom Patrol and heckin' raves about it (50:07)
Unfortunately, Fantasy Movie League as a whole is on hold due to current events that have results in movie delays and theater closures.
 
This week, we celebrate Beyoncé's birthday with some fun Bey-themed trivia (55:07)
 
Special shoutout to our Patreon Producer: Ben Cheknis.
 
We'd like to thank each and every one of you for listening in every week. If you'd like to support the show, you can drop us a review on your favorite podcast platform or, if you're feeling extra generous, drop us a subscribe over at Patreon.com/OnlineWarriorsPodcast. We have three tiers of subscriptions, each of which gives you some awesome bonus content!
 
As always, we appreciate you tuning in, and look forward to seeing you next week! Stay safe and healthy everyone!
 
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Episode 11.6: Black Myth: Wukong, Batfleck Returns, and DC FanDome

Episode 11.6: Black Myth: Wukong, Batfleck Returns, and DC FanDome

August 26, 2020
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! This week, we have a special guest with us: our very own Patreon producer, Ben! It's a busy episode this week, so let's get to it:
  • Chinese studio Game Science drops an announcement trailer for Black Myth: Wukong (1:59)
  • Ben Affleck agrees to return in DC's upcoming The Flash movie (20:25)
Then we dive into the latest news from DC FanDome:
  • A new trailer for The Batman drops (39:44)
  • WB Games Montréal unveils new Gotham Knights game (49:37)
  • Rocksteady unveils the first trailer for their new Suicide Squad game (54:27)
  • We get a first look at Cheetah in the new WW84 trailer (58:22)
  • A large, star-studded cast is revealed for The Suicide Squad movie (1:02:03)
  • A new trailer drops for the Snyder Cut of Justice League (1:05:44)
Because we had such a wealth of news topics to cover this week, we put a hold on our "What Are You Up To" segment.
 
This week, we stay with the DC theme and have Superman trivia!
 
This week's promo: Chasm Quest
 
Special shoutout to our Patreon Producer: Ben Cheknis.
 
We'd like to thank each and every one of you for listening in every week. If you'd like to support the show, you can drop us a review on your favorite podcast platform or, if you're feeling extra generous, drop us a subscribe over at Patreon.com/OnlineWarriorsPodcast. We have three tiers of subscriptions, each of which gives you some awesome bonus content!
 
As always, we appreciate you tuning in, and look forward to seeing you next week! Stay safe and healthy everyone!
 
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Episode 11.5: Epic vs. Apple, Firewatch Movie, Deathloop Delayed, and New Space Jam Jerseys

Episode 11.5: Epic vs. Apple, Firewatch Movie, Deathloop Delayed, and New Space Jam Jerseys

August 19, 2020
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! We've got a lot of hot news for you guys this week - some good news and some bad - in the world of nerdy entertainment. Let's get down to it:
  • Epic and Apple (+ Google) duke it out over Fortnite App Store purchases (1:44)
  • Firewatch is getting a movie adaptation (19:54)
  • PS5 launch exclusive Deathloop is delayed to Q2 2021 (30:35)
  • LeBron James debuts a first look at the new Space Jam jerseys (37:21)
The crew's been pretty busy, so let's check in with them and get hands on:
  • Nerdbomber finishes Cat Quest and takes a dive into Fall Guys (40:42)
  • Techtic starts working on his next tinkering project (44:21)
  • Illeagle starts season 3 of Dark and discovers Stikbold on the Nintendo eShop (45:05)
This week, we celebrate National Potato Day with some Potato Themed Trivia! Grab your spuds and check it out at (47:36)
 
 
Special shoutout to our Patreon Producer: Ben Cheknis.
 
We'd like to thank each and every one of you for listening in every week. If you'd like to support the show, you can drop us a review on your favorite podcast platform or, if you're feeling extra generous, drop us a subscribe over at Patreon.com/OnlineWarriorsPodcast. We have three tiers of subscriptions, each of which gives you some awesome bonus content!
 
As always, we appreciate you tuning in, and look forward to seeing you next week! Stay safe and healthy everyone!
 
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Episode 11.4: Halo Infinite Delayed, The Patrick Star Show, and Jared Leto as Tron

Episode 11.4: Halo Infinite Delayed, The Patrick Star Show, and Jared Leto as Tron

August 12, 2020
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! The news reels have finally slowed down a bit this week, so we're back to our normal format for the show! Let's get started:
 
  • Halo Infinite gets delayed to 2021 while Xbox Series X holds it's November launch (1:39)
  • Patrick Star is getting his own talk show spinoff (16:09)
  • Jared Leto is confirmed as the new star of Tron 3 (30:24)
 
The crew's been pretty busy, so let's check in with them and get hands on:
 
  • Illeagle continues on his lengthy Borderlands journey and hits Season 2 of Dark (41:13)
  • Nerdbomber plays Cat Quest and reads Sleeping Giants/The Themis Files Series (48:04)
  • Techtic makes pickles and reads The Oracle Year (54:56)
 
Unfortunately, Fantasy Movie League as a whole is on hold due to current events that have results in movie delays and theater closures.
 
This week, grab your remote control - we're diving into HBO Trivia! (59:49)
 
This week's promo: Gaming Casual
 
Special shoutout to our Patreon Producer: Ben Cheknis.
 
We'd like to thank each and every one of you for listening in every week. If you'd like to support the show, you can drop us a review on your favorite podcast platform or, if you're feeling extra generous, drop us a subscribe over at Patreon.com/OnlineWarriorsPodcast. We have three tiers of subscriptions, each of which gives you some awesome bonus content!
 
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Episode 11.3: Microsoft Buying TikTok(?), Mulan on Disney+, and The Rock Buying the XFL

Episode 11.3: Microsoft Buying TikTok(?), Mulan on Disney+, and The Rock Buying the XFL

August 5, 2020
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! The news reels have finally slowed down a bit this week, so we're back to our normal format for the show! Let's get started:
 
  • Microsoft is potentially buying the US arm of TikTok (2:20)
  • Disney is shuffling the live-action Mulan straight to Disney+... but with a catch (18:24)
  • The Rock (and others) buy into the XFL (29:35)
After a few weeks off, we go a little more hands-on and see what we've each been up to lately:
 
  • Techtic plays Grounded in its Game Preview state (35:25)
  • Nerdbomber gets her nerd card back by watching Stranger Things (38:05)
  • Illeagle starts a new show, Dark, finishes a Stephen King novel, and gets into Borderlands: The Handsome Collection (46:08)
Unfortunately, Fantasy Movie League as a whole is on hold due to current events that have results in movie delays and theater closures.
 
This week, grab a steaming cup and gather round - our trivia is all about tea! (50:41)
 
This week's promo: Ocho Duro Parlay Hour
 
Special shoutout to our Patreon Producer: Ben Cheknis.
 
We'd like to thank each and every one of you for listening in every week. If you'd like to support the show, you can drop us a review on your favorite podcast platform or, if you're feeling extra generous, drop us a subscribe over at Patreon.com/OnlineWarriorsPodcast. We have three tiers of subscriptions, each of which gives you some awesome bonus content!
 
As always, we appreciate you tuning in, and look forward to seeing you next week! Stay safe and healthy everyone!
 
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Episode 11.2: Elca Gaming’s Avatar Project, Xbox Game Showcase, and Comic-Con at Home

Episode 11.2: Elca Gaming’s Avatar Project, Xbox Game Showcase, and Comic-Con at Home

July 29, 2020
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! This week, we've got a megasode; we're proud to bring you an extra long episode that features a special guest interview and an in-depth look at two of the biggest nerd events of the year (so far). Let's dive right into it:
 
We kick off this episode with an interview with Elca Gaming, the creator of a PS4 Dreams project striving to bring an Avatar: The Last Airbender game to life. If you'd like to find out more about the project, check out the links below! (00:26)
 
  • Elca Gaming YouTube (Devlogs): https://www.youtube.com/c/Elca_Gaming
  • InDreams-Link to the creation: https://indreams.me/dream/mBvDfqnfNbN
  • Link to Elca Gaming in Dreams: https://indreams.me/Elca_Gaming
  • Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/Elca_Gaming (@Elca_Gaming)
  • Twitch (Livestreams of Development Sessions): https://www.twitch.tv/Elca_Gaming
  • Instagram: https://i.instagram.com/colin_elca
  • Discord Server: https://discord.gg/vVB8rfr
Next up, we discuss all of the major game trailers and announcements shown at the Xbox Game Showcase! We start it off with a general discussion (13:25) and then run down the list of the major games shown off:
 
  • Halo Infinite (20:17)
  • BALAN WONDERWORLD (25:08)
  • State of Decay 3 (28:08)
  • Everwild (33:05)
  • Tell Me Why / As Dusk Falls (34:39)
  • Grounded (38:20)
  • Avowed (41:35)
  • Psychonauts 2 (45:37)
  • Destiny 2: Beyond Light Coming to Game Pass (48:18)
  • Warhammer 40,000: Darktide (51:22)
  • S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 (53:05)
  • The Gunk (54:41)
  • CrossfireX (55:54)
  • The Medium (58:56)
  • Fable (1:00:35)
Last but not least, we each talk about our reveal/topic from Comic-Con at Home:
 
  • Black Superman Suit Reveal for the Justice League Snydercut (1:03:16)
  • A new Darth Vader Comic Book tie-in to Rise of Skywalker (01:05:12)
  • New footage of The New Mutants (1:07:41)
Because we're a bit pressed for time, we get right down to the quiz - all about Nickelodeon. (01:10:25)
 
This week's promo: Book of Lies Podcast
 
Special shoutout to our Patreon Producer: Ben Cheknis.
 
We'd like to thank each and every one of you for listening in every week. If you'd like to support the show, you can drop us a review on your favorite podcast platform or, if you're feeling extra generous, drop us a subscribe over at Patreon.com/OnlineWarriorsPodcast. We have three tiers of subscriptions, each of which gives you some awesome bonus content!
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Episode 11.1: Our 100th Episode, Project Power and Netflix Originals, Walmart Closed on Thanksgiving, and Rocket League Going Free-to-Play

Episode 11.1: Our 100th Episode, Project Power and Netflix Originals, Walmart Closed on Thanksgiving, and Rocket League Going Free-to-Play

July 22, 2020
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! This week, we've hit an amazing milestone over 100 episodes! We'd like to thank all our listeners and the great community that's grown around our show - we love what we do, and we appreciate all of your support. With that said, there's also a ton of news to cover... so we better get down to business.
 
- Netflix releases a new trailer for Project Power (2:39)
- Netflix also announces a series of high-profile original films (10:35)
- Walmart announces their closure on Thanksgiving this year (23:33)
- Rocket League transitions to a free-to-play model (31:06)
 
After our news coverage, we go a little more hands-on and see what we've each been up to the past few weeks:
 
- Illeagle returns from vacation and finishes up The Last of Us 2, then gets started on a new Switch game called Superliminal (40:45)
- Techtic keeps working on the deck, makes some pickles, and starts a new journal of Techtic Tips (43:04)
- Nerdbomber watches The Old Guard, a new Netflix original based on a comic book (49:03)
 
Unfortunately, Fantasy Movie League as a whole is on hold due to current events that have results in movie delays and theater closures.
 
Before we get to the quiz, the crew rehashes some of their fondest memories about the show so far. (51:34)
 
This week, we lean into our 100th episode with a fun trivia full of stats about our show! See who knows our own podcast best at (56:32)
 
This week's promo: Take A Knee for Marvel vs DC
 
Special shoutout to our Patreon Producer: Ben Cheknis.
Special welcome this week to our new Patrons: Bearded Buddha and Julio Olivera Mendoza. Thank you so much for your support and welcome to the OW fam!
 
We'd like to thank each and every one of you for listening in every week. If you'd like to support the show, you can drop us a review on your favorite podcast platform or, if you're feeling extra generous, drop us a subscribe over at Patreon.com/OnlineWarriorsPodcast. We have three tiers of subscriptions, each of which gives you some awesome bonus content!
As always, we appreciate you tuning in, and look forward to seeing you next week! Stay safe and healthy everyone!
 
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Episode 10.10: Ubisoft Forward, Devolver Direct, and Ready Player Two

Episode 10.10: Ubisoft Forward, Devolver Direct, and Ready Player Two

July 15, 2020
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! This week, Illeagle is on vacation so we have a fun Nerdbomber/Techtic combo episode! There's a ton of great news to cover, so let's hop to it!
 
We cover Ubisoft Forward (1:13), which included:
- Watch Dogs Legion movie and gameplay details (1:35)
- Brawlhalla coming to mobile devices (8:19)
- Tom Clancy's Elite Squad cinematic trailer (11:00)
- Hyperscape trailer and gameplay preview (14:38)
- Assassin's Creed Valhalla gameplay details (20:16)
- Far Cry 6 reveal trailer (29:19)
 
and Devolver Direct (34:47) which included:
- Carrion gameplay (35:16)
- Serious Sam 4 release date and trailer (38:02)
- Fall Guys release date and trailer (39:18)
- Shadow Warrior 3 gameplay (41:04)
 
Then we wrap things up by discussing Ready Player Two from Ernest Cline. (43:27)
 
After our news coverage, we go a little more hands-on and see what we've each been up to the past few weeks:
 
- Techtic binges on books like Watership Down, makes pickles, and buys a mess kit (47:52)
- Nerdbomber watches Guns Akimbo and Palm Springs (50:38)
 
Unfortunately, Fantasy Movie League as a whole is on hold due to current events that have results in movie delays and theater closures.
 
This week we have a fun one-on-one over/under trivia based on the Raspberry Pi and Arduino! Check it out at (55:53)
 
This week's promo: The Still Loading Podcast!
Special shoutout to our Patreon Producer: Ben Cheknis.
 
We'd like to thank each and every one of you for listening in every week. If you'd like to support the show, you can drop us a review on your favorite podcast platform or, if you're feeling extra generous, drop us a subscribe over at Patreon.com/OnlineWarriorsPodcast. We have three tiers of subscriptions, each of which gives you some awesome bonus content!
 
As always, we appreciate you tuning in, and look forward to seeing you next week! Stay safe and healthy everyone!
 
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