Date: August 8th, 2008
Special Guest(s): None
Intro: Half-Life 2 Episode 2: Alyx Vance
Quote of the week: "Thanks for hijacking my hobby, grandma."
Closing Words: Tyler Wilde "We're real journalists."
Closing Song: Race for the Prize - The Flaming Lips
- Top 7 Games that affect real life
- Reasons MGS4 won't come to the 360
- Rock Revolution
- Gears of War 2 self-censors itself
- The Unfulfilled Promises of Virtual Reality
- 10 Industry-Shattering Stolen Exclusives
- Sticking a penis in a sock em bopper
- First podcast to go over 1 hour in length.
- First Time baby sound effect was directed towards Brett Elston. For Animal Crossing. Left in the middle of class to get a trophy.
- Muscle Fuck first mentioned by Chris Antista [15:58]
- Brett Elston's favorite TV series is Star Trek Next Gen
- Duke Lombardi made an unofficial appearance: "I was a chocoholic for a month".
- Gong sound used with Brett Elston's "Welcome to TalkRadar" in his offensive Japanese accent. [43:50]
- inspiration for Eagle 13511 "Forget you dirthead."
- Link running through a puddle sound [46:20]
- Brett Elston at least mentioned Animal Crossing a dozen times
- Mikel Reparaz corrected Brett Elston about the people want a $599 console. Not Kaz Hirai
- Branson Missouri being mentioned by Brett Elston. One of the towns that gets referenced in TalkRadar
Funny Stories and Quotes:
- Chris Antista
- "The best virtual fake thing to fuck is a watermelon."
- "We put a lot in development in internet flash games."
- "Sims are just sea monkeys that shit all day."
- "Oh god. Remember that one month I was a chocoholic. That was the worst point of my life." [13:47-13:52]
- "Musclefuck" [15:58]
- Decasports has sold over 700,000 units and has a metacritic average of 5.
- That's me fapping over a microphone.
- You can play the magic dagger of a pedophile.
- Brett Elston
- "Welcome to TALKARADAR" Gong* [43:55-43:57]
- How much do you play your Wii, because I don't.
- As a Virtual Boy owner Wii Music is worse.
- Thanks for hijacking my hobby grandma.
- Mikel Reparaz
- It's a Japanese game, they're probably underage.
Link: Episode 13