Online Warriors: A Gaming and Entertainment Podcast
Episode 10.8: Avengers War Table, Pokemon Unite, and Apple Cutting the Cord

Episode 10.8: Avengers War Table, Pokemon Unite, and Apple Cutting the Cord

July 1, 2020
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! We've got some superheroic news to cover today, so let's get right to it.
 
- We get an extended look at Square Enix's Avengers game via the Avengers War Table presentation (2:23)
- A new Pokemon MOBA is revealed... but may not be what fans had hoped for (19:55)
- Rumors abound that Apple is considering cutting the cord (from being included with new iPhones) (31:14)
 
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 continues playing The Last of Us 2 (45:18)
- Techtic is wrapping up his rewatch of Avatar: The Last Airbender and unveils a new video series for Online Warriors (46:34)
- Nerdbomber guests on Hugos There Podcast and reads the sequel to Ancillary Justice (47:32)
 
Unfortunately, Fantasy Movie League as a whole is on hold due to current events that have results in movie delays and theater closures.
 
But, we still have our trivia! Grab a glass of vino and take a sip as you listen to our Wine Trivia (49:33)
This week's promo: The Contrarians!
 
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 10.7: New Pokemon Snap, EA Play Live, Michael Keaton as Batman, Mixer Shutdown, and more!

Episode 10.7: New Pokemon Snap, EA Play Live, Michael Keaton as Batman, Mixer Shutdown, and more!

June 24, 2020
Welcome back to another crazy-packed episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! There's a TON of news to get through this week, so let's jump right in.
  • Pokemon Snap is getting a remake for the Nintendo Switch (3:02)
  • Rocksteady rumored to be working on a Suicide Squad game (8:28)
  • EA Play shows off Star Wars: Squadrons gameplay and debuts some new originals (15:00) ** A new Skate was also announced, but we skirted over it in our conversation.
  • Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time drops a new trailer and release date (27:44)
  • Michael Keaton may be reprising his role as Batman in the DCEU (34:30)
  • Apple TV+ releases a new trailer for Foundation (45:21)
  • Netflix unveils a trailer for a new animated original, Over the Moon and Techtic has THEORIES (49:35)
  • Microsoft shutters the door on Twitch-competitor, Mixer (53:24)
  • Facebook acquires Ready at Dawn (56:39)
After our lengthy news coverage, we go a little more hands-on and see what we've each been up to the past few weeks:
  • Illeagle starts enjoying his time with TLOU2 and watches The Floor is Lava (59:46)
  • Nerdbomber watches Love Life and Space Force (1:00:59)
  • Techtic starts a rewatch of Avatar: The Last Airbender (1:06:18)
Unfortunately, Fantasy Movie League as a whole is on hold due to current events that have results in movie delays and theater closures.
 
But, we still get elemental with our trivia! See who retained the most information from their high school chemistry class, and learn along with our Periodic Table trivia! (1:06:52)
 
This week's promo: Hugo's There! If you love sci-fi novels, you'll want to check this podcast out as Seth reads through all the Hugo winners. Who knows, you might catch Nerdbomber on the show soon. ;)
 
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 10.6: Fake E3 - PS5 Showcase, Star Wars Squadrons, and more!

Episode 10.6: Fake E3 - PS5 Showcase, Star Wars Squadrons, and more!

June 17, 2020

Welcome back to a very special episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! While there's no E3 this year, there has been a plethora of HUGE gaming news over the last week, including something extremely monumental: the reveal of the PS5. We go no-holds-barred in this episode and go ALL IN on the gaming news.

- The PS5 has been revealed (in two different versions)! (1:44)
- PS5 price rumors are hitting the internet (13:03)
- Spider-Man: Miles Morales (20:28)
- Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart (23:11)
- Stray (26:22)
- Horizon Forbidden West (28:17)
- Resident Evil: Village (32:05)
- Returnal (34:45)
- Project Athia (35:56)
- Deathloop (36:57)
- Pragmata (40:03)
- Star Wars: Squadrons (43:03)
- Metal Hellsinger (48:21)
- Kingdom Hearts: Melody of Memory (50:52)
- Voidtrain (52:32)
- Solaris: Offworld Combat (53:56)
- New World (58:03)

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!

Find us on Twitter: @OnlineWarriors1 @OWIlleagle86 @OWNerdbomber @OWTechtic

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Episode 10.5: Neopets on Mobile, Destiny 2 News, and Bill and Ted 3

Episode 10.5: Neopets on Mobile, Destiny 2 News, and Bill and Ted 3

June 10, 2020
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! We've got some nostalgia-filled news to cover today, so let's get right to it.
 
- Neopets is still alive(!) and releases a mobile-friendly beta version of the site (2:03)
- Bungie may have a new IP incoming. They also share some news on upcoming Destiny 2 expansions and the plan for the next-gen (18:10)
- Bill and Ted go on another excellent adventure in the trailer for the upcoming 3rd movie (30:23)
 
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 experiences love and heartbreak with Starlink: Battle for Atlas (36:47)
- Techtic starts watching The Boys and has an idea for a new supersuit (40:24)
- Nerdbomber goes on a Kumail Nanjiani movie kick and gets a new gaming chair (42:33)
 
Unfortunately, Fantasy Movie League as a whole is on hold due to current events that have results in movie delays and theater closures.
 
But, we still have our trivia! Splash into the deep end with our trivia on swimming pools! (46:32)
 
This week's promo: Go Chuck Yourself! If you love Chuck (one of our favorite shows of all time) this will be a great accompaniment to your latest rewatch.
 
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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#podcastblackout

#podcastblackout

June 3, 2020

Hi everyone. In lieu of our regularly scheduled episode this week, we will be participating in the #podcastblackout to stand in solidarity against inequality. This issue transcends politics and is about uniting as humans. Be well, and see you next week.

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Episode 10.4: Justice League Snydercut, SGN’s New Home, and TLOU2 Gameplay Trailer

Episode 10.4: Justice League Snydercut, SGN’s New Home, and TLOU2 Gameplay Trailer

May 27, 2020

Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! We've got a special guest on this week's episode: our very own Patreon Producer Ben Cheknis! We had a great chat with him this week, and we kicked it off with a little bit of news:

- The "Snydercut" of Justice League to be released on HBO Max (1:15)

- John Krasinski's show, Some Good News, sold to ViacomCBS (15:34)

- Sony reveals some major changes in The Last of Us 2's new gameplay trailer (28:47)

After our news coverage, Ben has a fun roundtable discussion topic for us. Which game studio, in our eyes, can do absolutely no wrong? (36:58)

Then, we do a quick rundown of what we've each been up to:

- Illeagle is still playing Starlink: Battle for Atlas (54:40)

- Nerdbomber is still in the thick of Greedfall and Chuck, but takes some time to read A Man Called Ove (55:43)

- Techtic continues to tinker and buys a Raspberry Pi (56:54)

- Ben gets into fighting games with Wonderful 101, Street Fighter 5, and Streets of Rage 4 (57:39)

Unfortunately, Fantasy Movie League as a whole is on hold due to current events that have results in movie delays and theater closures.

But, we still have our trivia! This week we have a 3-way competition that's all about Solitaire! See who will be the victor at (59:03)

This week's promo: Dem Fancy Dinosaurs - who will be returning in June!

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!

Find us on Twitter:
@OnlineWarriors1
@OWIlleagle86
@OWNerdbomber
@OWTechtic

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Episode 10.3: Unreal Engine 5 Tech Demo, Ruby Rose Leaving Batwoman, and Ghost of Tsushima Gameplay

Episode 10.3: Unreal Engine 5 Tech Demo, Ruby Rose Leaving Batwoman, and Ghost of Tsushima Gameplay

May 20, 2020
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! We've got an episode jam-packed with news, so let's get right to it.
- Epic shows off the tech demo for the Unreal Engine 5 (1:33)
- Ruby Rose steps down as CW's titular Batwoman after one season (16:37)
- Sony shows off Ghost of Tsushima gameplay during State of Play (30:40)
After our news coverage, we go more hands on and cover what the crew has been up to the last week.
- Illeagle finishes up Luigi's Mansion 3 and starts Starlink: Battle for Atlas (43:26)
- Techtic starts work on a DIY Wizard's Staff IRL (47:51)
- Nerdbomber starts playing Spider RPG Greedfall while she isn't watching Chuck (48:44)
Unfortunately, Fantasy Movie League as a whole is on hold due to current events that have results in movie delays and theater closures.
But, we still have our trivia! This week, embrace the black and white filmgrain with a trip back to classic samurai movies with some Lie Detector! (xx:xx)
This week's promo: Grief Burrito
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 10.2: Cyberpunk 2077 Customization, Tony Hawk Pro Skater Remaster, and Inside Xbox Recap

Episode 10.2: Cyberpunk 2077 Customization, Tony Hawk Pro Skater Remaster, and Inside Xbox Recap

May 13, 2020
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! We've got an episode jam-packed with gaming news, so let's get right to it.
- Cyberpunk 2077 has some interesting customization options (1:20)
- Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1 + 2 Remaster coming this year (15:38)
- Inside Xbox unveils a ton of next-gen games (30:50)
After our news coverage, we go more hands on and cover what the crew has been up to the last week.
- Nerdbomber plays the Ghostrunner Demo and re-watches Chuck (48:37)
- Techtic continues to grow his garden and gets back into tinkering (50:58)
- Illeagle keeps plugging away at Luigi's Mansion 3 and starts Community (53:15)
Unfortunately, Fantasy Movie League as a whole is on hold due to current events that have results in movie delays and theater closures.
But, we still have our trivia! This week, find your inner Zen and listen in to some Bob Ross trivia! (59:01)
This week's promo: Ghosts of the Stratosphere
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 10.1: Star Wars Movie and PSVR News, Hercules Live Remake, and Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla

Episode 10.1: Star Wars Movie and PSVR News, Hercules Live Remake, and Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla

May 6, 2020
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! We've got a ton of news to talk about this week so let's get into it:
- Taika Waititi has been slated to direct and co-write the next Star Wars movie (4:38)
- Darth Vader VR game is coming to PlayStation (18:49)
- Hercules is officially getting a live action remake (21:39)
- Ubisoft unveils Assassin's Creed: Valhalla (31:12)
After our news coverage, we go more hands on and cover what the crew has been up to the last week.
- Techtic takes up the ukulele and binges "Uploaded" (49:06)
- Nerdbomber binges "Home Before Dark" (51:35)
- Illeagle goes all in with Luigi's Mansion 3 on his new Switch (53:21)
Unfortunately, Fantasy Movie League as a whole is on hold due to current events that have results in movie delays and theater closures.
But, we still have our trivia! This week, raise your glass for some trivia that is all about whiskey! Who will take home this week's victory? Check it out at (54:38).
This week's promo: Cross Atlantic Gaming
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 9.10: TLOU2 Leak, Discworld TV Show, and UFO Sightings

Episode 9.10: TLOU2 Leak, Discworld TV Show, and UFO Sightings

April 29, 2020
Welcome back to another episode of the Online Warriors Podcast! We've got a ton of news to talk about this week so let's get into it:
- The Last of Us 2 leak spoils the plot of the game (no spoilers in our discussion though), as the game gets a new release date (1:52)
- Terry Pratchett's Discworld series is getting a television adaptation (19:12)
- The Pentagon releases official footage of UFOs (28:32)
After our news coverage, we go more hands on and cover what the crew has been up to the last week.
- Techtic plans for an at-home haircut and finishes up "Going After Cacciato" (38:17)
- Nerdbomber improves her Animal Cross island, reads the "Crazy Rich Asian" trilogy, and starts Crash Team Racing (44:05)
- Illeagle finally gets his hands on a Nintendo Switch at MSRP (48:09)
Unfortunately, Fantasy Movie League as a whole is on hold due to current events that have results in movie delays and theater closures.
But, we still have our trivia! This week, we're getting down and (not) dirty with some detergent trivia! Who will be the squeaky clean champ? Find out at (48:50)
This week's promo: 30 and Nerdy
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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