20$ or Less Podcast: Episode 11 – April 19th, 2015 (GotW: Titan Souls)

In this episode of the $20 or Less Podcast:easy money, ESA statistics and a game about boss fights.

This episode’s 20orLess game of the week is the boss-rush nightmare, Titan Souls.

–News Topics–
U.S Dept of Ed on Video Games: http://bit.ly/1EbXmxY
ESA Survey: http://bit.ly/1yBBLg7
2K Australia Shutting Down: http://bit.ly/1yBBR7a
Humble EA Bundle: http://bit.ly/1b63zOO
Mortal Combat X is Full of Microtransactions: http://bit.ly/1yBD12B

–Game of the Week–
Titan Souls
Developer: Acid Nerve
Publisher: Devolver Digital
Price at Time of Recording: $14.99
Website: http://bit.ly/1OoO0hR
Purchase on Steam: http://bit.ly/1EbUilB
Purchase on GamersGate: http://bit.ly/1DAT0go

–MUSICAL CREDITS–
Music courtesy of A. Lott

–Contact The Show–
Email: 20orLessPodcast@gmail.com
Twitter: @20orLessPodcast
Steam Group: http://bit.ly/1G4tu6C

–Contact JD–
Email: gaddockteeg@gaddockgaming.com
Twitter: @Gteeg
Youtube: youtube.com/thegaddockteeg

–Contact Cosmic–
Twitter: @cosmicengine99
youtube: youtube.com/thecosmicengine

20$ or Less Podcast: Episode 10 – April 12th, 2015 (GotW: Infinite Crisis)

In this episode of the $20 or Less Podcast: trans-humanism, voice chat and a F2P MOBA.

This episode’s 20orLess game of the week is the DC Universe, League of Legends clone Infinite Crisis.

–News Topics–
Splatoon Creator Says Splatoon will never have voice chat: http://l.gamespot.com/1aEYOLR
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Announced: http://bit.ly/1cmGBnm

–Game of the Week–
Infinite Crisis
Developer: Turbine
Publisher: Warner Brothers Interactive
Price at Time of Recording: F2P
Website: http://bit.ly/1adtJyH
Purchase on Steam: http://bit.ly/1Fh1Eid

–MUSICAL CREDITS–
Music courtesy of A. Lott

–Contact The Show–
Email: 20orLessPodcast@gmail.com
Twitter: @20orLessPodcast
Steam Group: http://bit.ly/1G4tu6C

–Contact JD–
Email: gaddockteeg@gaddockgaming.com
Twitter: @Gteeg
Youtube: youtube.com/thegaddockteeg

–Contact Cosmic–
Twitter: @cosmicengine99
youtube: youtube.com/thecosmicengine

Episode 9 – April 4th, 2015 (GotW: The Vanishing of Ethan Carter)

In this episode of the $20 or Less Podcast: tombstones, Amiibos and streaming rentals.

This episode’s 20orLess game of the week is the detective walking simulator The Vanishing of Ethan Carter.

–News Topics–
Pillars of Eternity Controversy: http://bit.ly/1bVZJbB
Nintendo Direct: http://bit.ly/1MPwgkr

–Game of the Week–
The Vanishing of Ethan Carter
Developer: The Astronauts
Publisher: The Astronauts
Price: $19.99
Website: http://bit.ly/1NN2VE4
Purchase on Steam: http://bit.ly/19PtR75

–MUSICAL CREDITS–
Music courtesy of A. Lott

–Contact The Show–
Email: 20orLessPodcast@gmail.com
Twitter: @20orLessPodcast
Steam Group: http://bit.ly/1G4tu6C

–Contact JD–
Email: gaddockteeg@gaddockgaming.com
Twitter: @Gteeg
Youtube: youtube.com/thegaddockteeg

–Contact Cosmic–
Twitter: @cosmicengine99
youtube: youtube.com/thecosmicengine

Episode 8 – Mar. 29th 2015 (GotW: Valkyria Chronicles)

In this episode of the $20 or Less Podcast: assigning character race in Rust and crunch time.

This episode’s 20orLess game of the week is Valkyria Chronicles, a wonderful anime take on turn-based tactics.

–News Topics–
Rust Experiments with Randomized Skin Colors: http://l.gamespot.com/1EQhPTB
Gamasutre Blog on Crunching: http://ubm.io/1BTlAFC

–Game of the Week–
Valkyria Chronicles
Developer: SEGA
Publisher: SEGA
Price: $19.99
Purchase on Steam: http://bit.ly/1F2M1gI

–MUSICAL CREDITS–
Music courtesy of A. Lott

–Contact The Show–
Email: 20orLessPodcast@gmail.com
Twitter: @20orLessPodcast

–Contact JD–
Email: gaddockteeg@gaddockgaming.com
Twitter: @Gteeg
Youtube: youtube.com/thegaddockteeg

–Contact Cosmic–
Twitter: @cosmicengine99
youtube: youtube.com/thecosmicengine

Episode 7 – Mar. 22nd 2015 (GotW: Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number)

In this episode of the $20 or Less Podcast: Nintendo on cellphones, Game of the Year: Destiny and Valve announcements.

This episode’s 20orLess game of the week is sequel to one of the bloodiest romps of all time, Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number.

–News Topics–
Nintentdo Announces Mobile Development/NX: http://bit.ly/1Cajciw
Hideo Kojima Reportedly Leaving Konami: http://l.gamespot.com/1DINdbp
Steam Machines are looking like a flop : http://bit.ly/1BofX28

–Game of the Week–
Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number
Developer: Dennaton Games
Publisher: Devolver Digital
Price: $14.99
Website: http://bit.ly/1FVItwb
Purchase on Steam: http://bit.ly/1BAQCFt
Purchase on GoG: http://bit.ly/1BcPxS3

–MUSICAL CREDITS–
Music courtesy of A. Lott

–Contact The Show–
Email: 20orLessPodcast@gmail.com
Twitter: @20orLessPodcast

–Contact JD–
Email: gaddockteeg@gaddockgaming.com
Twitter: @Gteeg
Youtube: youtube.com/thegaddockteeg

–Contact Cosmic–
Twitter: @cosmicengine99
youtube: youtube.com/thecosmicengine

Episode 6 – Mar. 1st 2015 (GotW: Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty)

In this episode of the $20 or Less Podcast: People’s console preferences, the Return of plastic instruments and more Fable talk.

This episode’s 20orLess game of the week is the remake of a classic 90s sidescroller, Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty.

–News Topics–
Rock Band/Guitar Hero Return: http://l.gamespot.com/1wAdvtY
Lionsgate makes “significant” investment in Telltale Games: http://l.gamespot.com/1E5UtMF
Study: People Buy PS4 for Graphics, Xbox One for Brand, Wii U for Fun: http://l.gamespot.com/1E5Uxfq
Fable Legends Is Free-To-Play, http://bit.ly/1E5UArt

–Game of the Week–
Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty
Developer: Just Add Water (Developments), Inc.
Publisher: Oddworld Inhabitants Inc.
Website: http://bit.ly/1zOHKcd
Purchase on Steam: http://bit.ly/1AHzHlz

–MUSICAL CREDITS–
Music courtesy of A. Lott

–Contact The Show–
Email: 20orLessPodcast@gmail.com
Twitter: @20orLessPodcast

–Contact JD–
Email: gaddockteeg@gaddockgaming.com
Twitter: @Gteeg
Youtube: youtube.com/thegaddockteeg

–Contact Cosmic–
Twitter: @cosmicengine99
youtube: youtube.com/thecosmicengine

Episode 5 – Feb. 22nd 2015 (GotW: The Escapists)

In this episode of the $20 or Less Podcast: The importance of game length, our concerns with kickstarters and much more.

This episode’s 20orLess game of the week is Mouldy Toof Studios’ prison-break simulator, TheEscapists.

–News Topics–
The Order 1886 Clocks in at 5.5 hours: http://bit.ly/17fSYPr
The Stomping Lands is extinct: http://bit.ly/17iobl3
Greg Zeschuk back from retirement: http://l.gamespot.com/1Ejahfy

–Game of the Week–
The Escapists
Developer/Publisher: Mouldy Toof Studios
Website: http://bit.ly/1vUmZA1
Purchase on Steam: http://bit.ly/1L8RpQ9
Purchase on Greenmangaming: http://bit.ly/18faVhW

–MUSICAL CREDITS–
Music courtesy of A. Lott

–Contact The Show–
Email: 20orLessPodcast@gmail.com
Twitter: @20orLessPodcast

–Contact JD–
Email: gaddockteeg@gaddockgaming.com
Twitter: @Gteeg
Youtube: youtube.com/thegaddockteeg

–Contact Cosmic–
Twitter: @cosmicengine99
youtube: youtube.com/thecosmicengine

Episode 4 – Feb. 15th 2015 (GotW: Sunless Sea)

In this episode of the $20 or Less Podcast we ponder the implications of Bethesda planning an E3 press conference, discuss the cancellation of an asymmetric multiplayer game and go down the Peter Molyneux rabbit hole.

This episode’s 20orLess game of the week is Failbetter Games’ Rogue-like steam-punk sea exploration game, Sunless Sea.

–News Topics–
Peter Molyneux Underdelivers Again (Initial RPS Article): http://bit.ly/1D6TJIh
RPS Interview: http://bit.ly/1CqZwTw
Shadow Realms Canceled by BWA: http://bit.ly/1FbM3VN
Bethesda Plans FIrst E3 Press Conference: http://bit.ly/1uWL3kJ

–Game of the Week–
Sunless Sea
Developer/Publisher: Failbetter Games
Website: http://bit.ly/1KXW5IK
Purchase on Steam: http://bit.ly/1Cu68k3

–MUSICAL CREDITS–
Music courtesy of A. Lott

–Contact The Show–
Email: 20orLessPodcast@gmail.com
Twitter: @20orLessPodcast

–Contact JD–
Email: gaddockteeg@gaddockgaming.com
Twitter: @Gteeg
Youtube: youtube.com/thegaddockteeg

–Contact Cosmic–
Twitter: @cosmicengine99
youtube: youtube.com/thecosmicengine

Episode 3 – Feb. 8th 2015 (GotW: Darkest Dungeon)

Editor’s Note: The 20orLess team encountered an inordinate number of technical difficulties while producing this episode. As such, the audio and video quality of this episode is far below where we expect. We appreciate your patience as we continue to improve the show. Thanks for listening!

On this episode of the $20 or Less Podcast we discuss Ubisoft’s change of heart regarding “unauthorized” Steam keys, a gaming site rising from the dead and much more.

This episode’s 20orLess game of the week is the Rogue-like turn based, 2-D RPG Darkest Dungeon by Red Hook Studios.

–News Topics–
Ubisoft Reactivates “Unauthorized” Game Keys: http://bit.ly/1KBpDf3
Massively OP Kickstarter: http://kck.st/1zNf7OW
Garena Rules Announcement: http://bit.ly/1Fk6vRG

–Game of the Week–
Darkest Dungeon
Developer/Publisher: Red Hook Studios
Website: http://bit.ly/1z8vTJ2
Purchase on Steam: http://bit.ly/1A2d8b8

–MUSICAL CREDITS–
Music courtesy of A. Lott

–Contact The Show–
Email: 20orLessPodcast@gmail.com
Twitter: @20orLessPodcast

–Contact JD–
Email: gaddockteeg@gaddockgaming.com
Twitter: @Gteeg
Youtube: youtube.com/thegaddockteeg

–Contact Cosmic–
Twitter: @cosmicengine99
youtube: youtube.com/thecosmicengine

Episode 2 – Feb. 1st 2015 (GotW: H1Z1)

On this episode of the $20 or Less Podcast we discuss Nintendo’s new Creator’s Program, industry layoffs and closures, Ubisoft decision to revoke “unauthorized” Steam keys and much more.

This episode’s 20orLess game of the week is the Zombie Survival Horror H1Z1 by Sony Online Entertainment.

–News Topics–
Support Monty Oum: http://bit.ly/16hvRnA
Ubisoft Deactivates “Unauthorized” Game Keys: http://bit.ly/1zZJxQo
Nintendo’s Creator Program: http://bit.ly/1CVa3KL
Joystiq and Massively Close Down: http://bit.ly/16hwRrV, http://aol.it/1zL9DY7
SEGA Offers Voluntary Retirement: http://bit.ly/1wSOSBU
Miguel Caron Leaves Behaviour Online: http://bit.ly/1DuAMMn

–Game of the Week–
H1Z1
Developer/Publisher: Sony Online Entertainment
Website: http://bit.ly/1wC5Pk8
Purchase on Steam: http://bit.ly/1yONvtB

–MUSICAL CREDITS–
Music courtesy of A. Lott

–Contact The Show–
Email: 20orLessPodcast@gmail.com
Twitter: @20orLessPodcast

–Contact JD–
Email: gaddockteeg@gaddockgaming.com
Twitter: @Gteeg
Youtube: youtube.com/thegaddockteeg

–Contact Cosmic–
Twitter: @cosmicengine99
youtube: youtube.com/thecosmicengine