Online Warriors: A Gaming and Entertainment Podcast
Episode 16.3: Chucky TV Revival, Live-Action Pokemon Show, and a Dead Space Remake

Episode 16.3: Chucky TV Revival, Live-Action Pokemon Show, and a Dead Space Remake

July 28, 2021
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! This week, we have a plethora of spooky-scary news to cover. Let's get right into it!
  • SYFY and USA Networks release a trailer for the new Chucky series dropping this October (3:03)
  • A live-action Pokemon series is in development at Netflix (16:49)
  • EA and Motive finally announce the long-awaited Dead Space remake (29:15)
Then the crew catches up on what they've been up to for the past week!
  • Illeagle watches Fear Street and Ted Lasso, and starts reading Stephen King's The Stand (42:23)
  • Techtic watches My Name is Earl (43:35)
  • Nerdbomber... tinkers? (44:50)
Then we wrap it up with an Olympic-sized trivia event - and one of the first games hosted by Techtic in a long while! Check it out at (48:41)
 
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Episode 16.2: Steam Deck, Netflix and Gaming(?), and Tom Clancy’s XDefiant

Episode 16.2: Steam Deck, Netflix and Gaming(?), and Tom Clancy’s XDefiant

July 21, 2021

Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! This week, Illeagle returns to the roost to chat about some awesome game news. Let's get right into it.

  • Valve announces a new handheld PC gaming device, the Steam Deck (04:01)
  • Netflix hires former EA executive, Mike Verdu, in a play to enter the gaming scene (21:44)
  • Ubisoft announces a new free-to-play shooter, Tom Clancy's XDefiant (32:18)

Then the crew catches up on what they've been up to for the past week!

  • Illeagle watches Black Widow and The Ice Road, and finishes reading Project Hail Mary (43:22)
  • Techtic watches Space Jam: A New Legacy (48:59)
  • Nerdbomber watches Murder House Flip and The Courier, and plays Manhunter (52:44)

Then we wrap it up with some peanut-buttery trivia all about Reese's! See if Techtic finally breaks his trivia losing streak at (57:43)

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Episode 16.1: Switch OLED, Assassin’s Creed Infinity, State of Play, Queenpins, and Encanto

Episode 16.1: Switch OLED, Assassin’s Creed Infinity, State of Play, Queenpins, and Encanto

July 14, 2021

Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! This week, our usual ringleader Illeagle is on vacation, so we double down on some extra news. It was a great conversation, so let's get right into it.

  • Nintendo announces a new OLED Switch (1:28)
  • Ubisoft takes a new direction with the newly announced Assassin's Creed: Infinity (9:41)
  • PlayStation's State of Play announces some new games, like Moss: Book 2 and Arcadageddon, while taking a deep dive into Deathloop (17:15)
  • A new trailer for Queenpins drops with some coupon-cutting craziness (28:51)
  • Disney announces it's newest animated feature, Encanto, with music from Lin-Manuel Miranda (32:36)

Then Techtic and Nerdbomber jump into their big blockbuster weekend as they discuss the latest movies they watched in our What Are You Up To segment.

  • Techtic watches Zack Snyder's Army of the Dead (38:06)
  • Nerdbomber watches the latest marvel from Marvel, Black Widow (42:13)

Then we wrap it up with some Dave and Busters trivia. See if Techtic can finally win in a competitor-less trivia game. (48:28)

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Episode 15.10: Star Wars Visions, Nintendo Board of Directors, and Grand Theft Auto 6

Episode 15.10: Star Wars Visions, Nintendo Board of Directors, and Grand Theft Auto 6

July 7, 2021
In this episode of the Online Warriors Podcast, the crew talks about why they are excited for the upcoming GTA 6 announcement, review the latest Star Wars Visions trailer, and discuss what Nintendo's change to their board of directors could mean for some exciting intellectual property. 
  • Grand Theft Auto 6 announcement (0:03:10)
  • Star wars Visions (0:14:02)
  • Nintendo Board of Directors Update (0:27:22)

Then the crew chats about what they’ve been up to!

  • Techtic remembers to Eat Wheaties! (0:40:06)
  • Nerdbomber fights the war of tomorrow and checks out, "Luca" (0:41:14)
  • Illeagle's summer beach reads(0:50:42)

Then go out of this world for some alien trivia. See whether Techtic breaks his losing streak this week...don't hold your breath

  • Alien quiz (0:53:50)
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Episode 15.9: Windows 11, Foundation Series, and The Green Knight

Episode 15.9: Windows 11, Foundation Series, and The Green Knight

June 30, 2021
In this episode of the Online Warriors Podcast, the crew reviews what Windows 11 has in store for us, chats about the upcoming The Foundation series, and show some excitement for The Green Knight. Let’s dive in!
  • Microsoft announces Windows 11 and reveals some new OS features (0:05:30)
  • The Foundation gets a new trailer and a release date (0:17:49)
  • The Green Knight’s new trailer provides some historical story lore (0:30:00)

Then the crew chats about what they’ve been up to!

  • Illeagle gets into It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia (0:38:58)
  • Nerdbomber finishes season 2 of Mythic Quest and watches Good on Paper (0:43:51)
  • Techtic finishes Kim’s Convenience and goes fishing (0:50:17)

Then we get HOT HOT HOT with our trivia game. See whether Techtic breaks his losing streak this week!

  • Heatwave quiz (0:52:20)
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Episode 15.8: Interview with Joseph Balderrama, the Revival of Dead Space, Amblin & Netflix Deal, and a New Boston Dynamics Owner

Episode 15.8: Interview with Joseph Balderrama, the Revival of Dead Space, Amblin & Netflix Deal, and a New Boston Dynamics Owner

June 23, 2021

Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! This week, we have a very special episode in store for you.

We kick off the episode with a special guest interview featuring Joseph Balderrama, an actor and voice over artist most recently known for his roles in acclaimed video game, It Takes Two! Joseph comes on the show today to discuss his overall career in acting and shares some behind-the-scenes tales from It Takes Two. Some quick hits from our interview:

  • Joseph's background and how he got his start in acting and voice over work (00:45)
  • Which type of media Joseph enjoys working in the most (06:36)
  • How Joseph got involved with Hazelight Studios for A Way Out and It Takes Two (11:41)
  • What it's like to work with Hazelight Studios founder Josef Fares behind-the-scenes (12:29)
  • How Joseph prepared for the two major roles (Cody and Dr. Hakim) he voiced in It Takes Two (15:02)
  • How voice actors create in-game "tertiary" sounds heard during gameplay (17:17)
  • Joseph's personal reaction to the glowing reviews received by It Takes Two (20:08)
  • The biggest takeaways Joseph hopes gamers get out of It Takes Two (21:55)
  • Recommendations to aspiring voice actors (25:25)
  • Upcoming projects on the horizon for Joseph (27:18)
  • Joseph answers: "If you could be a superhero, what would be your superpower?" (31:42)

Next, we jump into some of the latest juicy news in the world of nerdy entertainment:

  • Rumors are swirling that EA may soon be announcing the return of Dead Space (34:40)
  • Steven Spielberg and Amblin partner with Netflix for exclusive movies (48:15)
  • Hyundai completes its acquisition of robotics company, Boston Dynamics (01:01:17)

The crew then goes hands on in their What-Are-You-Up-To Segment:

  • Techtic plays Biomutant (01:08:55) and tinkers with his 3D Printer (01:10:36)
  • Nerdbomber plays Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart (01:11:37), watches Wish Dragon (01:15:45) and reads The Murderbot Diaries (01:16:48)
  • Illeagle plays a new solo board game, Under Falling Skies, (01:17:36) and watches In The Heights (01:18:33)

This week, we ride the E3 hype train into some Metroid trivia! See if Techtic breaks his losing streak this week. (01:21:43)

Special shoutout to our Patreon Producers: Ben Cheknis and Steven Keller

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Episode 15.7: E3 2021 in Review

Episode 15.7: E3 2021 in Review

June 16, 2021
In this episode of the Online Warriors Podcast, the crew takes on their favorite topic of the year with a special, extended-length episode: it's E3!
 
For this episode, in order to make sure we capture everything that E3 had to offer, we do it live and down to the wire - so you're getting our unfiltered, unedited thoughts this week. 
 
We run through some of the hottest game trailers and reveals that were seen at the 2021 E3 Press Conferences, chatting about the following games:
  • Battlefield 2042 (2:31)
  • Elden Ring (8:18)
  • Tiny Tina's Wonderlands (12:12)
  • Haunted Space (17:24)
  • Rainbow Six: Extraction (20:02)
  • Rocksmith+ (24:36)
  • Avatar: Frontier of Pandora (29:49)
  • Outer Worlds 2 (36:20)
  • Contraband (36:54) / (40:11)
  • A Plague Tale: Requiem (38:28)
  • Halo Infinite (41:27)
  • Redfall (43:08)
  • Forza Horizon 5 (46:03)
  • Starfield (48:03)
  • Stalker 2 (50:54)
  • Party Animals (51:19)
  • Guardians of the Galaxy (53:09)
  • Hitman Sniper: The Shadows (58:03)
  • Metroid Dread (1:01:20)
  • Worms Rumble (1:03:42)
  • Shin Megami Tensei V (1:04:42)
  • WarioWare: Get It Together (1:06:04)
  • Mario Party Superstars (1:09:19)
  • Advance Wars 1+2 Reboot (1:11:36)
  • Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania (1:13:04)
  • Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 (1:14:14)
  • Our E3 Closing thoughts: (1:17:20)
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Episode 15.6: PSVR Showcase, Crysis Remastered Trilogy, and Nintendo Rom-Dram

Episode 15.6: PSVR Showcase, Crysis Remastered Trilogy, and Nintendo Rom-Dram

June 9, 2021

Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! This week we ring in the month of June with a very gaming-centric discussion. We also have our Patreon Producer Ben with us today! Let's jump right in:

  • The PSVR Showcase shows off some new games like Fracked, Arashi: Castles of Sin, Winds & Leaves, Wanderer and more! (02:34)
  • Crytek announces the Crysis Remastered Trilogy (25:06)
  • Nintendo wins lawsuit against ROM-hosting site, RomUniverse (36:45)

The crew's been catching up on a ton of great content in the last week, and share their thoughts in the latest Hands On segment:

  • Ben debuts his new project: his very own podcast! Check out an exclusive preview clip of the Two Vague Podcast pilot episode. (45:51)
  • Illeagle watches Bo Burnham's new special, Inside. (54:03)
  • Nerdbomber plays Knockout City and shares her thoughts. (01:01:53)
  • Techtic tinkers with his new 3D printer! (01:06:42)

Then we wrap it up with some Game of Thrones trivia. See who will get smacked with the hand of knowledge this week. (01:09:42)

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Episode 15.5: Sonic 30 Year Anniversary, Mini State of Play, The Tomorrow War, and Marvels Eternals

Episode 15.5: Sonic 30 Year Anniversary, Mini State of Play, The Tomorrow War, and Marvels Eternals

June 2, 2021

Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! This week we've got a great episode on the docket, so let's jump right in.

  • Sonic The Hedgehog 30 year anniversary (0:04:21)
  • Mini State of play including the following games:
    • Horizon Forbidden West (0:12:40)
    • Dying Light 2 Stay Human (0:15:55)
    • Farcry 6 (0:19:23)
  • The Tomorrow War (0:22:35)
  • Marvel's Eternals (0:34:19)

This past week we have been up to some stuff!

  • Illeage watches the friends reunion (0:46:54)
  • Techtic dehydrates some fruits and vegetables and watches Cruella with Nerdbomber (0:52:36)
  • Nerdbomber shares her thoughts on Cruella and talks about what not to read (0:53:06)

Then we wrap it up with quiz showdown of the week. Hot dog, hot dog, hot diggity dog. The topic is hot dogs! (1:02:59)

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Episode 15.4: A New Loftwing Amiibo, the Respect Trailer, and the Return of TimeSplitters

Episode 15.4: A New Loftwing Amiibo, the Respect Trailer, and the Return of TimeSplitters

May 26, 2021

Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! This week we have a very special guest with us - our Patreon Producer, Steven Keller! We've got a great episode on the docket, so let's jump right in.

  • Nintendo announces a new Loftwing Amiibo for Skyward Sword HD (3:06)
  • A new trailer for the Respect biopic drops (16:20)
  • Deep Silver revives Free Radical for a new TimeSplitters game (29:39)

The crew's been catching up on a ton of content in the last week, and share their thoughts in the latest Hands On segment:

  • Steven watches the latest season of Camp Cretaceous (41:44)
  • Nerdbomber relives the glory days with Mass Effect Legendary Edition (47:59)
  • Techtic has a campfire and debates the merit of s'mores (1:00:06)
  • Illeagle starts watching Mare of Easttown (1:04:25)

Then we wrap it up with quiz showdown of the week. We're seeing spots, because it's all about Dalmatians this week! (1:09:06)

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