Featuring: Ammosart, Ashgar, Belghast, Grace, Kodra, Tamrielo, and Thalen


Hey Folks! We start the show by discussing Diablo 3 Season 29, and how it Visions of Enmity are shockingly good.  We praise the Arrrchivists who have somehow managed to make Marvel Heroes private servers a reality…  just currently feature-limited. Kodra and Ash talk about their experiences recently with the Furvana seaside Furry Convention.  Tam begins a discussion about narrative structures and how New Game Plus functions in different games.  Kodra talks about a brand new skip method in Mario 64 and how it essentially branched out of a long-running meme in the speed-running community. He also talks about playing the Mice and Mystics board game with his kiddo.  Finally, we wrap things up with some discussion of the newly announced Bluey Video Game.


Topics Discussed

  • Diablo 3 Season 29

    • Visions of Enmity

  • Marvel Heroes Returns…  Sorta

  • Furvana

  • Comparing Narrative Structures and New Game Plus

  • Don’t let your memes be dreams

    • Mario 64 new skip

  • Mice and Mystics

  • Bluey the Video Game

Direct download: aggrochat_episode-450.mp3
Category:gaming -- posted at: 10:09am EDT

Featuring: Ammosart, Ashgar, Belghast, Grace, Kodra, Tamrielo, and Thalen


Hey Folks! Sorry we missed last week but we were down over half of our show members.  This week Bel faceplants the intro and is urged by the entire crew to keep going. We start off with some discussion about the Honkai Star Rail Swarm Disaster event and a bit of idle gameplay with Chillquarium.  From there we dive into some Path of Exile talk as Kodra is now beginning become infected with our madness.  He presents the Magic the Gathering draft analogy and we discuss using that as a way of learning Path of Exile as a whole.  We talk a bit about Unity's corporate failure speedrun by burning off absolutely every bit of their goodwill with some dumb service changes. From there we talk about a game with a very long and contorted name that promises to give you access to all those weird mobile game ads that don’t actually exist.  Lastly, we talk a little bit about the return of Wizardry and how it is the birthplace of the modern JRPG.


Topics Discussed

  • Honkai Star Rail

    • Swarm Disaster

  • Chillquarium

  • Path of Exile

    • The Magic the Gathering Analogy

    • Guardian SRS is Amazing

  • Unity Speedrunning Corporate Failure


  • Does Twitch Viewership Matter to Game Success?

  • Wizardry Returns

Direct download: aggrochat_episode-449.mp3
Category:gaming -- posted at: 10:26am EDT

Featuring: Ammosart, Ashgar, Belghast, Kodra, Tamrielo, and Thalen


Hey Folks! We start this week with the fact that Bel cannot distinguish a 6 from an 8 when looking at it from the corner of his eye.  We dive into a discussion of Goodbye Volcano High that Kodra has been playing.  From there we talk a bit about what is happening at PAX West this year and this leads into a discussion of all of the games.  We talk a bit about some of our first impressions of Starfield in as spoiler-free a manner as we can.  Finally, Tam talks about rolling the credits on Armored Core 6 and his final thoughts.


Topics Discussed:

  • Bel Can’t Read

  • Goodbye Volcano High

  • PAX West 2023

  • So Many New Games

  • Starfield First Impressions

  • Rolling the Credits on Armored Core 6

Direct download: aggrochat_episode-448.mp3
Category:gaming -- posted at: 9:19am EDT