107: Larph Out Loud
As we dive into the pretty work of platformers a sense of entitlement bestows upon us as we feel we should rule an empire. In the mean time cities are built all around and after a while full of zombies. Heists are cool.
Ori and the Blind Forest, Crusader Kings 2, Cities: Skyline, Dying Light, GTA Online.
106: Super Top Down Pixel Shooter - Hotline Miami 2, Final Fantasy XV, Monster Hunter 4
A wild guest appears and brings new discussion into this podcast. We triumphantly evade any confirmation that we may have or have not played Hotline Miami 2 and move on to talking about riding in cars with Final Fantasy characters.Â
Super Top Down Pixel Shooter (Hotline Miami 2), JRPG's, Final Fantasy XV, Monster Hunter 4, Nvidia Titan Z, Fallout 3, Battlefield Hardline, Hideo Kojima, Metal Gear Solid Ground Zeros.
105: The Polite Protagonist - The Order 1886, Cities: Skylines, Hotline Miami 2
A full cast tonight where everyone has completed the same game! The Order 1886 is discussed and *spoliers* galore await you. We talk about not playing Heists in GTA and how brutal Hotline Miami 2 is and how good that is to play.
The Order 1886, GTA Heists, Hotline Miami 2, Controller or Mouse, Cities: Skylines.
104: Shards For Kiddies - SkySaga, New Tony Hawks Game, The Order: 1886
We drift back to the memory hungry world of Minecraft and compare simalarities to SkySaga. What will the new Tony Hawk game be like. What Doug really thought of The Order 1886 and how we compared the new alpha Unreal Tournament to modern shooters.
Minecraft, SkySaga, Hotline Miami 1 and 2, Skate, Tony Hawk, Unreal Tournament, Medieval Engineers, The Order: 1886, Unreal Engine.
103: Overscanned Fingers - The Order 1886, Vive VR Headset, Valve
Talking heads to the future of gaming in Virtual Reality yet still the conversation can sustain some chatter about how we gamed back then.
Discussed: The Order 1886, Vive VR Headset from HTC, Valve, Steam, Installation Times,Â Playstation and Xbox Menus…
102: A Serious Hundred - SkySaga, Yogsventures, Order 1886
Join the ever shrinking membership of the Trusty Crowbar and of video game time as they discuss the independent world of kickstarter and the most lookalike skylander minecraft hybrid ever.
SkySaga, Yogsventures, Order 1886, Length of Games.…
101: Technical Difficulties - Grow Home, Evolve, Subtitles
After a couple of attempts the buys finally record a full episode. Here in all its glory, episode 101.3.
Discussed: Grow Home, COD Zombies, Evolve, Tony Hawk, Sunset Overdrive, ASL?, Dial Up Modems, Subtitles.
100: Performance Anxiety - Grim Fandango, Life Is Strange, Battlefield Hardline Beta
WOW! Made it to 100 and it almost ends in the final minutes of this episode. We are very thankful to everyone that listens and we hope you keep enjoying our shenanigans.Â
The four of us decide to take the usual aproach talking about the games we play, we want and we love and fill your ears and eyes with those thoughts.Â
Grim Fandango, Life is Strange, WOW, GTAV, Spooky Selfies, I Am Bread,Â Battlefield Hardline Beta.
099: Dodging Questions - Indi Publishing, Until Dawn, Deadly Premonition
One to one hundred! Wow how have we got this far. We are joined by guest Marcus Reed to discuss all things he liked about Dragon Age. We dare to dream about publishing a game and how scared can a trailer get you.
Indi Publishing, Bioshock Infinite, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Star Wars Battlefront, Abduction, Until Dawn, Deadly Premonition, D4, GTAV, Far Cry 4, Last Of Us.
098: Ugly Dancing Words - Life is Strange, The Walking Dead, Grim Fandango
We talk about how Lucas looks like a wacky waving inflatable arm man, how Rhys still thinks The Walking Dead is better than most and why Doug can't reflect on classic adventure games other than Sierra.
Just Dance 2015, The Walking Dead, Grim Fandango, Dragon Age Inquisition, Dying Light, Life is Strange, Jump 'n' Bump, The Order 1886
097: Sounds of Agreement - Screen Cheat, Nidhogg, H1Z1
One of the podcasters discovers a hidden power they never knew they had. Some might think they should use this power for good, but is that what happens? We also sit on a table and cheat against one another, stab each other and pop some peggles.
Things Discussed: Screen Cheat, Nidhogg, Far Cry, Peggle, Crawl, H1Z1, Beyond Two Souls.…
096: An Internet of Crowbars - Hearthstone, This War of Mine, The Walking Dead
At first it was a game bit then it was an addiction. Lucas returns from his vacation having played a few games over the break. This War of Mine and A Link Between Worlds take up some time but Hearthstone is what really stops him from experiencing daylight. A Magic The Gathering lover finds Hearthstone a digital game could actually be physical. Doug finishes The Walking Dead season 1 so he has some conversation with Rhys, meanwhile Rhys needs to pee.
Hearthstone, This War of Mine, A Link Between Worlds, The Walking Dead…
095: Creepy Peeping Night Elf - Far Cry 4, Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons, World Of Warcraft
It's a new year for everyone so catch up with what Rhys, Doug and Ben got up to over the holiday break! Did Rhys play some Far Cry 4 and play in the snow in GTA Online? Did Doug actaull play and finish a game, maybe it was Brother: A Tale of Two Sons? And did Ben get his creep on watching naked couples doing wierd stuff in World of Warcraft?
Far Cry 4, Dragon Age Inquisition, Steam Streaming, Brother: A Tale of Two Sons, World of Warcraft, Super Hot, Skyrim, Crossy Road.
094: The Year That Was
The final episode of the year. We look back on our anticipated games from 2013 and look forward to our anticipated games in 2015. We discuss our Game Of The Year, Biggest Dissapointment, Surprise Hit and Biggest Time Waster. Did Doug enjoy this year and who was he winking at?
Watch Dogs, Titanfall, Star Citizen, Wolfenstein, South Park: The Stick of Truth, Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes, Broken Age, The Witness, The Witcher 3, Batman Arkham Knight, Uncharted 4, The Division, No Man's Sky, Stonehearth, Limit Theory, Hotline Miami 2, Metal Gear Solid: Phantom Pain, Super Mario 3D World, Walking Dead Season 2, This War of Mine, Thief, Spacebase DF9, Peggle 2, Gods Will Be Watching, Crossy Road.
Top Games of 2014:
Lucas: Super Mario 3D World
Rhys: Walking Dead Season 2
093: Statistically Speaking - Uncharted 4, GTAV Removal, Kingdom Hearts
A in depth discussion on female protagonists and female gamers between the top five from our special guest Tom and the latest video of Uncharted 4.
GTAV removed from stores, Tomb Raider, Uncharted 4, Kingdom Hearts, Star Wars Battlefront 2, Pokemon, NBA 2k Series…
092: Appy Games - 80 Days, Duet, Zombies Run
We discuss a full range os iOS and Android games.
80 Days, Duet, Zengrams, Crossy Road, PS Store vs Xbox One Store, Zombies Run, Assasins Creed Unity, GTA V…
091: First Impressionable Shooter - GTAV First Person, Conkers Bad Fur Day, Crossy Road
A thrilling discussion on GTA V first person mode and the raw brutality that a change in perspective can bring to a game. Rhys plays Conkers Bad Fur Day 64 and our special guest explains why yearly Madden games are different games and GTAV remastered is the same as before.
Grand Theft Auto V PS4, Crossy Road, Conkers Bad Fur Day, Madden…
090: Criminals Are Puinished - Just Cause 3, Framed, Sherlock Holmes
Topical discussion on game design in Framed and Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments. Mariokart 8 is loved by all and This War Of Mine is a great indication of games as art and experience.Â
Mariokart 8, Just Cause 3, Framed, Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments, This War of Mine…
089: The Killer Conga - GTA 5 FPS, The Evil Within, Mass Effect
Do conga lines really make you that safe? Thats the true question. What did Kieran get up to on his hunnymoon. Can Doug handle spoilers for Mass Effect. And what do the guys want more of from Rockstar.
The Evil Witing, Destiny, Arkham Origins, Mass Effect, Gta 5 First Person, Gta San Andraes
Monday,Â 10thÂ November…
088: The Crazy Crate Guy - Rust, The Last Of Us, Nintendo 64 Controller
Reminiscing the age old indie games like Dope Wars and Elastomania makes us want them to be re-released. We break the wall between Uruks in Shadow of Mordor and how frightening it must be to see a Wraith climbing an invisible wall. What were the creators really thinking when they made the Nintendo 64 Controller or Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. Where would The Last of Us be without crates. And what happens when you abuse reviewers or even threaten Gabe Neil.
Oculus Rift, Dope Wars, Elastomania, Shadow of Mordor, Assassins Creed: Black flag, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Nintendo 64 and Controller, Gamecube and Controller, The Last of Us, Rust, The Slaughter Grounds, Hatred, Paranautical Activity.Â
Monday, 3rdÂ November…
087: Hours Of Divulgence - Alien Isolation, Vanishing Of Ethan Carter, Ocarina Of Time
A thorough and detailed description of the Destiny Vault of Glass raid spans nearly the same time needed to complete the raid at the age of 23. Rhys and Lucas go spelunking and 'find' a dead woman. After talking to the xenomorphÂ usingÂ the latest hand-phone glitch technology in Alien Isolation they decide to look at very pretty Vanishing Of Ethan Carter textures, and you can listen to them. Finally weÂ step back in Nostelgia Lane and first time visitor Rhys discusses his thoughts on Ocarina Of Time.
Alien Isolation, Destiny Vault Of Glass Raid, The Vanishing Of Ethan Carter, Spelunky, Ocarina Of Time, Bonds Underwear.
Monday, 27th October…
086: No Combat Mode - Shadow Of Mordor, Impossible Rush, Powers
The direct contradictory depiction of the corruptiveÂ nature of power in Lord of the Rings novels when compared to Shadow of Mordor gets diluted when discussion leads into how to pronounce Uruk. What amount of corridor shooting is apropriate and does it need to be there?
Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor, Diablo 3, Skyrim, Mass Effects 3, Impossible Rush, Playtation Exclusive TV Show: Powers.…
085: Lucrative Loot Corridor - Transistor, Shadow Of Mordor, Battlefield 1943
In this lucrative episode we shoot down a corridor and talk about the latest in games. How do we pronounce Bastion? What Orc came back for revenge in Shadow Of Mordor? Who can get the most obscure Trophie on PSN and is it worth it?
Destiny, Last Of Us, Pokemon Snap, PSN Trophies, Battlefield 1943, Games @ School, King Kong, Transistor, Shadow Of Mordor, Oculus Rift Play.…
084: Sadness In Five Fingers - Metal Gear Collection, GTA V First Person, Destiny Loot Cave
This week we take on the heavyweight champion and sit by aÂ loot cave inÂ Destiny some more. What have we learned to like and what has frustrated us? Can GTA V first person mode create a whole new game or will it just be a neat trick thats forgotten? What clothing line will fill a cast members wardrobe?
Destiny, GTA V First Person Mode, Borderlands, Dougs Special PS4, Metal Gear Collection, Wolfenstein…
083: A Conference Confession - Order 1886, Evolve, Alien Isolation
September 24, 2014
A games conference attendant discusses the playing and watching of the games that have not come out yet. So many games and so little time to talk about them the team power through games, hardware and possibilities of a new generation.
SingStar, Project Morpheus, Oculus Rift Dev Kit 3, Playstation TV, The Order 1886, Evolve, Smash Bros, The Evil Within, Alien Isolation, Fear, Razer Chroma Black Widow, GTA V, COD AW, Hero's Of The Storm, Battlefield Hardline, Dragon Age Inquisition, The Witcher 3, 2K15 Faces.…
082: Asphyxiation Complication - Destiny, Spacebase DF-9, Minecraft
September 17, 2014
Why is it so hard to breath in space. It's a question that trouble the team when playing space type games.Â Can Microsoft dig themselves out of their hole by buying Minecraft and the dead have come back... Again.
Minecraft, Spacebase DF9,Â Destiny, Microsoft Buy Minecraft, The Walking Dead
081: Automatic Level Completer Edition - Super Hot, Stranglehold, Screen Cheat
September 10, 2014
What begins with a discussion stemming from what was listened to during the week expanded into a tirade of micro enhancements in modern games. +20% to accuracy when you pre order or definitive edition with automic door unlockers are not what some members feel enhance the game.
Minecraft, Spacebase DF9, Landmark, Standalone Launchers, Destiny, Halo, Exclusives, Screen Cheat, Super Hot, Stranglehold, Steam VS ACCC, Oculus Rift, Color Blindness, Gridlocked.…
080: About Five Millimetres - Destiny, Unturned, Peggle 2
August 03, 2014
Someone is involved in a conspiracy about the day of the week. We discuss fresh air and pollution deniers. Imagination into phantom vibrating and the NSA listens to our podcast then posts an add to our Facebook page. A game of constant updates breaks time and space when you havenâ€™t played it in a month.
Cookie Clicker, Bitcoin Mining, The Last Of Us: Grounded Mode, Destiny, Peggle 2, Pachinko, PS4 Controller Thumbsticks, Special Controller Gloves, Relationships in Video Games, GTAV Mod, Unturned, Walking Dead Season 2, Diablo 3, Minecraft 1.8 update, SimCraft.…
079: Potentially Transparent - The Last Express, PT, Until Dawn
August 27, 2014
When acronyms are self explanatory but some cast members dont realize. How are there no more games like The Last Express? An involved discussion on the mechanics of time. Where did all the manuals go?
PT - Silent Hills,Â Disney Infinity - Toy Story Mode,Â Last Express,Â Sonic Boom,Â Chris Pratt,Â Until Dawn,Â Dishonored,Â Playstation Play Share,Â LA Noire,Â Stonehearth,Â Game Boxes,Â Manuals.…
078: Elusive Camel Man - Unturned, Godus, The Last Of Us: Remastered
August 20, 2014
The discussion continues with The Last Of Us: Remastered into the game story. Doug tried to remember the game and Rhys is keen to play again. Unturned has been on the top of Dougs play list while Rhys is still talking about Skyrim.
The Last Of Us: Remastered, Unturned, Bioshock Infinite, Skyrim, Godus…
077: Missed A Generation - The Last Of Us, Nintendo 64, The Legend Of Zelda
August 11, 2014
A generation of games was missed by our special guest Charlie Way. The Last Of Us is finally played by Lucas and the mechanics and emotion drive of the game is discussed.Â
The Last Of Us, Nintendo 64, The Legend Of Zelda…
076: Darkwood On The Brain - League of Legends, Rust, Skyrim
August 06, 2014
There's controversy in the world of Rust and Doug deciphered why people are unnecessarily upset. Rhys attempted the difficult process of installing League of Legends and played around Darkwood (keep your mind out of the gutter). And James finally has Ben on the episode to talk sillys about Halo.
The Wolf Among Us, League of Legends, Darkwood, Halo ODST, Halo Reach, Far Cry 3, Skyrim, Daggerfall, Banished and Rust.…
075: 50 Rats For 10p - Landmark, Mario Kart 8, Gods Will Be Watching
July 28, 2014
Discussion arises about creating content for a story driven game and how game developers could use a community to build worlds and quests about killing 50 rats for 10p to lighten the workload of the developer.
Gods Will Be Watching, Halo: Nightfall, The Last Of Us Movie, War Of The Monsters, Mafia 2, GTA V ICEnhancer, Mario Kart 8, Landmark.…
074: Food Simulator 2014 - Darkwood, WiiU, Yogsventures
July 21, 2014
An episode of simulation. We become characters in two of the latest game simulator trends. Food Simulator 2014 and James Simulator 2014 with the Doug Expansion. Listen to the stupidity that is the latest episode.
Darkwood, Wolf Among Us, Yogventures, Rust, Limit Theory, Call Of Duty, Sniper Elite 3, WiiU, PS4 and Xbox One.…
073: If It's Not Open World - Chivalry: Medieval Warfare, Primal Carnage, Sniper Elite 3
July 14, 2014
A new player has joined the party. This week special guest Jordan Williams joins the discussion on open world games and games with meaning or self imposed story.
Chivalry: Medieval Warfare, Dont Starve, Primal Carnage, The Walking Dead, Orion: Dino Horde, Star Citizen, Sniper Elite 3, Mad World.…
072: The Cosiest Duo - Rogue Legacy, Stonehearth, Kami
July 7, 2014
An absence of podcast members leaves only Doug and Lucas to discuss the wonderful world of indie games.Â
Rogue Legacy, Limit Theory, Timber and Stone, Stonhearth, Kami.
071: Sir You Are Leaving - The Division, Capsule, Sir You Are Being Hunter
June 30, 2014
We begin with a story of how one podcast member has chosen a different side on the console war and how no amount of questioning can the others figure out why. We discuss a listener question and our Steam Sale purchases.
Xbox One Console, The Division, Sir You Are Being Hunted, Capsule, Steam Sale Purchases, Sleeping Dogs vs Watch Dogs…
070: A Steamy Steamy Night! - Steam Sales, Xbox One vs Playstation 4, GTA 5 Next Gen
23Â June, 2014:Â
Its steam sale time! What have the guys bought so far? How do they feel about the sales and their wallets? The ongoing debate of whats better and Xbox One or a Playstation 4? What do they think about the graphic changes in GTA 5 and other games? A little talk about Half Life 2 and more on Metal Gear: The Phantom Pain.
Steam Sales, Xbox One, Playstation 4, Half Life 2, Metal Gear: The Phantom Pain, Graphics in games, Watch Dogs, Grand Theft Auto 5.
069: What A Raunchy Time! - The Witcher 3, Legend of Zelda Wii U, Super Smash Brothers Wii U
15Â June, 2014:Â
What did the guys think of the Nintendo Press Conference and the new Wii U Games? Whats the newest RPG that has everyone talking and why do they always go back to older games in their collection?Â
Nintendo E3 Press Conference, Legend of Zelda Wii U, The Witcher 3, GOG Sales, Super Smash Brothers Wii U, Skyrim, Mass Effect 3, Nintendo Wii U.Â
068: Tears Of Joy - E3 2014
10 June, 2014:Â
This is the biggest podcast of the year! E3 2014 has just been and we discuss all the highlights from the podcast in our own humorous and odd way. Each game is subjected to three unique questions.Â
1: Does it have Cyberpunk?
2: Does it have 4 player coop?
3: Will you buy it?
Sony Conference, Microsoft Conference, Halo Master Chief Collection, Assassins Creed Unity, Sunset Overdrive, The Division, Scalebound, The Witcher 3, Conker in Project Spark, COD Advanced Warfare, Destiny, Far Cry 4, Grim Fandango, Bloodborne, GTA V, No Mans Sky, Uncharted 4, Batman Arkham Knight, Metal Gear Solid V.…
067: Got The Last Penis - Wolfenstein New Order, Order 1886, Arkham Knight
May 26, 2014
Lucas returns to a full podcast that everyone thought the challus episode of the previous week was gone for good. Find out who brings it back.
All sorts of latest news and video game content. Games we played this week and thought about.…
066: To Wolf Or Not To Wolf - Watch Dogs, Wolfenstein, Halo 5: Guardians
May 19, 2014
The boys discuss upcoming games and e3 with a hint of games played through the week. Let it cool for 10 minutes and its ready to eat!
Halo 5: Guardians, FarCry 4, Watch Dogs, Wolfenstein, The Last Of Us, Google Buys Twitch, Skyrim, Viscera Cleanup Detail, The Wolf Among Us, The Walking Dead
065: Trusty Cleanup Detail - Project Morpheus, Pokemon Alpha Omega, Unreal Tournament
May 12, 2014
Who is turning 1 year older and who gets the cleanup duty?
Project Morpheus, Pokemon Omega Ruby, Pokemon Alpha Sapphire, Driveclub, Unreal Tournament, Viscera Cleanup Detail, Sir You Are Being Hunted, The Deep, E3 Speculation.…
064: The Best Bits - Nintendo Trivia, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
May 05, 2014
We take the most influential number on the Trusty Crowbars lives and turn it into a look back on Nintendo. NES, SNES, 64, GameCube, Wii and WiiU are covered. From 64 bits to Advanced Warfare the new Call Of Duty game trailer is watched by Doug.
Nintendo History and Trivia, Nintendo 64, Call Of Duty; Advanced Warfare.…
063: Aggressive Tea - Mad Max, Darkwood, Elder Scrolls
April 29, 2014
A pot of tea sends the boys into an aggressive podcast. We discuss several upcoming games and where trailers are heading. How any times can Doug interrupt is anyones guess.
Mad Max, Darkwood, Project Cars, Forsaken Fortress, Fallout New Vegas, Skyrim, Elder Scrolls Online.Â…
062: Jame Of Thrones
April 21, 2014
We Lan'd it up on the weekend and this sparks a discussion on how much we all missed Doug last week. Lucas finds a way to slip in a small rant about Case Sensisitivity in games.Â Doug snatches a phone.
Lan Party, GTAV,Â Resistance, Watch Dogs, Star Citizen, H1Z1, Rust.…
061: The Stick Of Anticipated Influence
April 15, 2014
What we thought about our three anticipated games of 2014 and 'Influencing kids with Video Games: A Trusty Crowbar Conversation'.Â
The Forest, GTA Online, South Park The Stick Of Truth, Customers, PS3 Party Chat, Star Citizen, Civilzation: Beyond Earth, Children and Gaming, Civilization V.Â…
060: Night of the Dying Feet
April 7th 2013
Find out what the putrid smell is among the table? What do they do with hackers in Titanfall? Whos the new Xbox boss is and what they want to focus on? And how life as a goat can improve your life!Â
Goat Simulator, Kerbal Space Program, Infamous: Second Son, Doom 4 Beta, Titanfall, Westeroscraft Minecraft, Xbox boss: Phil Spencer, Void Expanse, Limit Theory.Â
059: Care To Share
March 31, 2014
Can the boys get a joke on each member around the table? Does Lucas know how to speak? Will Rhys make up words? Does James play Games? What is Doug on about? Tough questions need answers in the latest episode.
What is the Best Console Generation? Call of Duty Future, Lego: The Movie: The Game, Watch Dogs, Video Game Movies.…
058: Visual Reality
March 26, 2014Â
We discuss the next generation of gaming is upon us in Visual Reality. Rhys explains theÂ term Virtual Reality is not what Oculus Rift or Project Morpheus is, that they are actually Visual Reality with motion tracking.
PS4 Project Morpheus, Virtual Reality, Future Gaming, Metal Gear Solid Ground Zeroes, Towerfall Ascension, Competition Winner, Unreal Tournament.Â…
057: Fall Games
Listen to the episode to find out how to win TOWERFALL. Thanks toÂ @MattThorsonÂ for the giveaway of his great game!
March 18, 2014Â
The games of Fall have launched in the same week and we discuss the one we want to play but can't, Towerfall and the one we can play but only Doug is, Titanfall. Ground Zeros laumches a week late, Watch Dogs looks worse and South Park is full of adult content.Â
Towerfall, Titanfall, Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes, Phantom Pain, Watch Dogs, Last Of Us Movie, South Park: The Stick Of Truth, Godus, Dark Souls 1, Dark Souls 2.Â
Our TwitterÂ @TrustyCrowbarAU…
056: Elders Are Beyond Us
March 03, 2014:Â
We play the Elder Scrolls Online Beta and compare it to what we dreamed of with Skyrim Online. Our thoughts are stolen about Thief and we take you Beyond: Two Souls to a SpaceBase. Special guest Ben Cann.
Elder Scrolls Online Beta, Thief, Minecraft, Spacebase DF9, Beyond Two Souls, South Park, Banished,Â
055: Dated Socially
February 24, 2014Â
Is Doug ready to lead a podcast? Doug introduces us after procrastinating for an hour. We look into some new games and think back on our favorite of all time.
Banished, Spacebase DF9, Last of Us: Left Behind, Last of Us Grounded Documentary, Mnemonic, Dear Leader, Mario Bros Dream Team, Suikoden 2, Dougs Number 1, Halo 3.
054: Heading For The Clouds
February 19, 2014Â
Is Nintendo heading for the good cloud or the bad cloud?
Cloud Gaming, Nintendo's Future, Super Mario 3D Land, Mario Dream Team, Mariokart 8, Wii Bowling, Nihogg, Hotline Miami, Amnesia Fortnight.Â
053: Two Weeks Of Forgetting
February 10, 2014Â
What game ideas intrigues our hosts the most? Hear us discuss the decisions we made in picking which Amnesia Fortnight games we thought should get prototyped. And what do we thinks VR has in store if it becomes mainstream.
Listener Questions, Amnesia Fortnight, Flappy Bird, Oculus Rift.Â
052: The New Fifty Two
February 03, 2014
What was Lucas absent last week for? What is the best comic book game? What would you change on the New Consoles? Is James buying a PS4? How is Doge pronounced?Â
Wolverine: Origins, Deadpool, Gaikai, Xbox Buy GoPro, Dope Wars, Freelancer, Star Citizen, DayZ, Rust, 7 Days to Die, Infestation: Survivor Stories, Overgrowth, Mass Effect 2, Metal Gear Solid 2, Super Mario 3D World.
051: Trusty Year Resolution
We are BACK!!!!
Alien Isolation, Tomb Raider: Definitive edition, The Last Of Us Left Behind: DLC, Outlast for free in feb, Nintendo - Where do they go?, Steam controller update, Gabe Newell on Reddit, Steam OS and Steam Boxes.
Games we have played:
Batman Arkham Origions
The Walking Dead Season 2- Episode 1
Zelda: A Link Between Two Worlds
050: Half Century In Review
This is the final episode of the year!
We take the whole episode to look back on our Trusty Crowbar Top 10 of the year. We each wrote down our individual top 10. Number 1 got 10 points, 2 got 9 and so on. If any game was in two crowbars list then it got an extra 2 points, in three it got 3 etc.
Games were only listed if they came out this podcast year. (Except for James' cheat, LOL)
We also look at our most anticipated games of next year!
We hope you have enjoyed this podcast and we look forward to bringing you more gaming news in the near future.
049: One Year Bum Steer
THE 1 YEAR ANNIVERSARY EPISODE!!!!!
We celebrate by looking back on some of the names that Lucas has given the podcasts.
We cover the latest news, discuss our final thoughts on the PS4 vs Xbox One and we talk about the games that have kept us busy over the past week.
THANK YOU TO EVERYONE FOR LISTENING!!! Stay tuned, big things for next year!!!!…
048: Peking Doug
This week we discuss our thoughts on the XBOX ONE. we review Ryse, Dead Rising 3 and Forza 5. We also look at twitch integration, apple buying Kinect company, Black Mesa for sale and John Carmack going to Oculus full time.…
047: Launching A Million Strong
Sony sells 1 million consoles, PS4 blue light of death, will Next Gen peak early in development? Towerfall on PS4, Last of Us Left Behind, Uncharted PS4, Fallout 4 Survivor 2299, PS4 Xbox One size comparison.
What defines last gen to you?
Doug plays GTA V
Lucas plays Papers, Please
Rhys plays Black Ops 2
James plays Starcraft 2…
046: The One Pam
Xbox One released early, World of Warcraft movie, COD Ghosts $1 billion, super funny question time and WHIP from the week.…
045: Italian Croft
This week covering news from Vita, PS4 and Xbox One. We also bring QUESTION TIME back in for a good laugh.
Please write a review for iTunes of like our Facebook page. Any contribution helps us keep growing and continuing the podcast.
044: Submersible Extinction
The return of Rhys bring the group back together in full to discuss the latest in gaming news for the week.…
043: The Second Razzing
Lucas, Doug and James are joined by special guest Emily to discuss CastAR, GTA V music issues and then some more GTA, Lacross Videos Games and we also dive into Emily's gaming history, her favorites and plenty of WHIP from all of us.…
042: Up At Noon
This week Rhys is absent so we are joined by On Earth One podcaster Kieran Nunn to discuss Sony's 3D VR Headset, PS4 controller PC compatibility, PS4 price adjustment, Classic Games Stunt Driver, Gizmos and Gadgets and The Incredible Machine, Half Life 3 Bogus News and a bit of Question Time, WHIP and some talk of FREEBIES!…
041: Haptic 3 Confirmed
We discuss the Steam Controller, Haptic Feedback and Touchpad sensitivity. PS4 sales predictions and game file size. The WiiU update and GTA Online.…
040: Grand Steam Of Things
This week Lucas returns to discuss his recent outing at a video game event. Xbox One and PS4 Controller review, next gen graphics, Ryse, Dead Rising, Dying Light, South Park and plenty of group chat about Grand Theft Auto V.…
039: Replaced By Little B
This episode Rhys, James, Doug and special guest Zac talk some more on GTA 5's new playing elements and how far Rockstar went with their budget, Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon possibility for a boxed copy, NEW Sony PS Vita TV and what possibilities it could present, XBOX Ones Release Date, Zelda Wind Waker HD remake and much, much more!
038: Fun With Fisto
Bringing you the news this week is Rhys, Doug, James and Lucas. We discuss the new Halo 5, 2DS, Broken Age, Next Gen Launch, GTA V score, Star Citizen, Xbox One not ready.…
037: Twisted Logic Of Words
This week we discuss PS4 and Xbox One launch titles, Titalfall, Elder Scrolls Online and GTAV…
036: Silent Answers
This week our gaming gurus discuss 0x10c and how it should have been a cross with FTL and Guns of Icarus. Dying Light lead designers and his previous work on Prototype 2. How Infamous Second Son looks way better than the other games. Assassin Creed and Resistance being games you can start anywhere in the series. Doug needing to play Mafia 1. How keen we are to play GTA V and then some Disney Infinity updates.
Dont forget to follow us on twitter @TrustyCrowbarAU
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Subscribe to our YouTube.com/TrustyCrowbarPodcastÂ
035: Speed Run
This week we cover Dota 2 Championship, Candy Crushed the bank, Xbox one updates, id software duo now at Oculus, streaming on the new consoles and what we would change in the new consoles.…
034: Mana Pool
Ouya $13.37 leet money, Steam drug deals, Saints Row 4 loses to drugs, Xbox One graphics boost.…
033: Kung Fu Munn
Its go time at The Trusty Crowbar as we discuss Ouya delivery times and game sales, Phil Fish leaves games, 7 Days to Die, Next Gen mobile graphics, Penis Powered Games and Oculus Rift.…
032: How Big Is Your List
This weeks players are Lucas, Douglas, James and guest Ben. They discuss the Firefly game we've been waiting for, sort of, the Oculus Rift news, more Xbox One features announced and our Steam Game Purchases and playtime.
Thanks for listening.…
031: Selling Power
Just want to first say thanks to all our listeners. We keep doing this because you keep listening, so thanks again :)
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News: GTAV, Steam Sales, Kingdom Hearts, Star Wars and Ultimate Street Fighter
Join Lucas, James, Doug and Rhys once again as they look into video games on 15/07/2013…
030: Or Episode One
The first in the new series, our new name. Nothing much else has changed.Â
From Microsoft to Zynga CEO, PS4 bundles game, Zynga email support, Double Fine needs money.Â
Games talked about:
Rust, Star Citizen, Fire Emblem, Star Citizen, Deadpool.
029: Pointless Side Quests
This week is the last week for our name On Lake Hylia, we are now The Trusty Crowbar. However we didnt know this while recording. So next week is officially The Trusty Crowbar.Â
This week we discuss Alien Anal Probes, Classification Revues and State Of Decay.
On The Spot is officially a new segment, randomly put in somewhere and has a cool tune.
And we WHIP is into shape.
028: One 4 U
Everything just keeps on changing. We discuss the Xbox 180, E3 for WiiU, our selling pitches, our game creativity and what we have played. Question time returns with some fun questions. Join Lucas, James, Rhys and Ben on this weeks adventure.…
027: The More Of Them
Lucas, James, Rhys and guest Ben discuss everything they have heard, read, listened to about E3 2013. We have our own opinions and we share them with you and each other. Have a listen, have a laugh, this one is a crack up!…
026: Go Home
We discuss all the big news before the biggest event on the gaming callender, E3.…
025: Hanky Alloy
The boys are considering a name change. Something unique, something games. Listen to their silliness, the latest in gaming news, their favorite game and what they played in the last week or two for some. Lucas and James return to discuss all this with Doug and Rhys.…
024: Jimmy's In A Russell
Rhys, Doug and special guest Zach
Xbox, TV, Sports and Call of Duty (or was that the Xbox event?)
Kickstarter with Doug
023: Midget Archers
Hosts: Lucas, James, Doug and welcome return to Rhys
News: Rhys' holiday, Space Sex, Blur Studios, Ouya at the parking Lot, E3, Emulators, New Super Luigi Bros U, Nintendo Let's Play Advertising Revenue, EA removes online pass, Microsoft Points could be going, Batman Arkham Origins
Kickstarter: Limit Theory, Stonehearth, Among The Sleep
WHIP: Dead linger, Run That Town, Mariakart, Minecraft, First 9 holes at Howlong…
022: Falling Tables Of Doom
Lucas, James, Doug and Ben
Star Wars and EA Games, Sim City update, Humble Bundle, Minecraft Oculus Rift, Stea, Trading Cards.
Among The Sleep, OUYA, Stonehearth, Stomping Land…
021: Munching Sounds
Lucas, James, Doug and guest Ben talk it out.
GTA V trailers, Call of Duty: Ghosts, New Intel Integrated Chips, Oculus Rift arm and body rigging, mod for Half Life 2 Ep 1 gets a guy a job
Soul Fjord, Stonehearth
Star Command, Limit Theory Prototype, Just Cause 2…
020: I Just Got It Up
Lucas, James, Doug and Ben discuss the New Xbox May 21, Call Of Duty Ghosts and No E3 for Nintendo.…
019: Not All Are Blade
News: Criterion Non Racing Game, Heavy Rain Prices, Link To The Past 2, Deadpool Game, WW2 Shooters?, Skyrim Legendary, Old or New XCOM, Respawns Titan or Blizzards Titan.
Kickstarter: Planetary Annihilation, Limit Theory, Timber ad Stone
Should their be a network where players from both X-Box and Playstation can play co-op multiplayer games together regardless of home console?
Two characters you'd like to see cross over into each others games?
Do you or don't you do micro transactions? Why?
What do you think is the most UNDER used feature in gaming consoles and gaming in genral.
What do you think is the most OVER used feature in gaming.Â
WHIP: Bioshock Infinite, Legend Of Grimrock, Persona 4 Golden…
018: By The Lake Was A Glade
WE'RE GIVING AWAY COPIES OF DOTA 2! Yes, we have a (limited) splurge of copies of Dota 2 to gift to our fans. Listen to the podcast to find out HOW TO GET ONE!Â
This week we dive into Minecraft Retail Edition, Road Redemption, Naughty Dog Game Testers, Arkham Origin, HDMI In?, Notch is #2, Halo Movie and we take a long conversational look at our views on Bioshock Infinite. Also Kickstarter, Question Time and WHIP.
017: Mad Men
This week special guest Ben Cann joins Lucas, Doug and Rhys for an exciting episode covering Lucasarts closure, Always On Xbox, 0x10c block, Kickstarter with Doug, Question Time and some Whip with these cool Mad Men.
016/2: Undeoptimised Part 2
The second part of this weeks super episode.
Kickstarter with Doug, Question Time and WHIP…
016: Undeoptimised Part 1
This week was a long episode so it was decided to split it in two so people who may not get through at entire episode, or those who like certain sections better can listen to what they want.
Part 1 is Gaming News
MGSV: Phantom Pain, Deus Ex: Human Defiance, Starcraft is 15, 15 years in a cafe, Unreal Engine 4, Oculus Rift and Ouya starts shipping, No Hayter in MGSV, Thief 4, Hotline Miami 2, Double Fine Broken Age, IGF 2013 winner, PS4, Retro City Rampage Money.Â
015: Among Whelmed Thieves
On this weeks episode, Rick...I mean Rhys is absent and we get special guest from Zegama Beach, Rob Taylor to take his place. We also cover 1.1 million sales for two big hit games, Broken Age, A.I. in Minecraft, Ducktales Remake, Deus Ex WiiU Boss Fights, DayZ Release Time, Total War Fan, Fox Engine, Kingdom Hearts 1.5, humblebundle.com/weekly, Kickstarter: Guns of Icarus and Star Command, Question Time and WHIP.
Taking us out this week was Doug, it was quite humorous.Â
014: The Walking Allowance
This week we cover Timesplitters fan make, Saints Row 4, new Civilization 5 addon, the weird Phantom Pain interview, Star Wars first assault on hold, Minecraft Retail version and Realms, Ouya missing features and we buy a lot on the Bethesda store. In Kickstarter we cover Timber and Stone. Question Time is always fun and WHIP Starcraft 2, Pokemon, Timber and Stone and Sniper Ghost Warrior 2.…
013: Sim Lake 2000
This week we look at the news that took over everything this week. Sim City and its flawed launch takes over as we build a podcast from scratch, add some industry NEWS, put in some residency QUESTIONS and build a WHIP turbine. Topics covered are DayZ updates, Garrys Mod makes $22million, 7th Guest: 3, Plague Inc, OUYA soon, Tropico trumps and Torment Kickstarter.
012: The Frozen Boss
Its time for JUMBLECAST where we decided to change the arrangement of the podcast segments. In which we completely failed and we all were a bit mind melted when we got to News. But don't worry because we got the latest in news, some very amusing questions all over the podcast and plenty of WHIP to go around.
011: The Acapela Oddysee
This episode if full of laughs and plenty of jokes. The guys take an oddysee into the world of news after a console announcement and find there is not much there. Once they get through talking about Sim City, Simulations and Simeloins the find their way to a new segment, Nostalgia Lake. Lots of Question Time Q's and still tile for a WHIP.
Bonus Episode: PS4
All the hosts cover all the news on the PS4. Get up to date and listen to us evaluate the scope of the Playstation 4.…
010: In Full High Dave
Be sure to look out for the SPECIAL BONUS ROUND on our thoughts after the Playstation Announcement this Friday
This week we sneak past all the hustle and bustle surrounding the Playstation announcement and check out the latest news on a few games not yet released. Watch Dogs, Disney Infinity, Donkey Kong Country 3DS and The Last Guardian. Find out what Rhys is still playing, where Doug sees the evolution in Boob technology, who Special Guests for James (it's Zach) and what Lucas thinks the biggest news this week is.
Segments this week: News, Kickstarter, Question Time, WHIP…
The Trusty Crowbar
A discussion journey weekly on Video Games by Lucas Wittingslow, Douglas Bright and Rhys Wittingslow.