175 Hit The Cabbage

175 Hit The Cabbage

You’ve got a winning bingo card with this episode. It ticks all the ABOG boxes. Gaming news, impressions of upcoming games, excellent record recommendations, Joel ripping on Metallica, Shane and Karl needing to be saved from another Oasis diatribe and your free middle square goes to the main glommer man.

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174 Spider-Man

174 Spider-Man

Spider-Man review, Bally and Williams pinball tables coming soon to Pinball FX 3, more Nintendo franchises on the Switch, Karl recommends Pagan’s Black Wash record and both Joel and Shane share their thoughts on whether it’s worth your time plus a couple more album recommendations to close out the episode.

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173 Madden NFL 19

173 Madden NFL 19

Shane buys pie under the table at a roadside stand. Karl has a secret admirer who lavishes him in external disk space. Joel doesn't care about frosting. Just give him a good cake. Grab some sweets and enjoy another episode of video games, recommended music and good beers with three mates having way too much fun doing a podcast they love.

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172 Dead Cells Hit And Run

172 Dead Cells Hit And Run

Shane's soul is worth one hundred bucks, Joel won't tinker with the price of hot dogs and Karl doesn't play well with others in the kitchen.

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171 Tax Deductible Beers

171 Tax Deductible Beers

Joel sticks up for Hello Games, Shane needs eleven spins to confirm an album is good and Karl has a deal for you.

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170 Naked Threesome

170 Naked Threesome

E-sports made better with beers, pickles, onions and experimental hip hop.

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169 Thick Enough To Stop Cross Play

169 Thick Enough To Stop Cross Play

Sony's handling of cross-platform play with Fortnite reminds Joel of their former arrogance, Shane doesn't like free games and Karl thinks Oatmeal Man is the worst superhero ever.

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168 E3 2018 Pint Glasses Half Full Edition

168 E3 2018 Pint Glasses Half Full Edition

Special episode this time around as the guys give a full walk through including their opinions of E3 2018. Thereafter Karl reviews Download Festival, Shane shares his excitement seeing The Longshot at Rickshaw Theatre and Joel talks about his time with Mdou Moctar at Acme Records. 

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167 No Throwing Allowed

167 No Throwing Allowed

Joel risks relationships and loses time to Pixel Junk Monsters 2. Shane demonstrates his skills by going underneath the beat in Sound Shapes. Karl finds usefulness in an old pair of socks and embarks on a cynical adventure.

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166 Dramatic Pauses

166 Dramatic Pauses

The sounds of silence can be dramatic. Enjoy a raw episode (no edits) covering the latest in gaming news and impressions including Nintendo's plans for the Switch online, Pinball Arcade loses a few tables and God of War. Thereafter a full does of indies with Raging Justice, Super Mega Baseball 2, wireless controller for Shane's 23 SNES Minis and Karl's stuffed boxers. Recommended record from Walt Hamburger, beers and many more albums for your discerning ears.

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165 Compression Enhanced

165 Compression Enhanced

XBOX One adds more backwards compatible titles and includes compression enhancements. Super Mega Baseball 2 is out this week. Nintendo Switch doesn't have a Dark Soul yet. Discord integrates. God of War, MLB The Show 18 and Pixel Junk Monsters 2 Demo impressions. Instructions for enlarging your ego with easy PlayStation Platinum Trophies. Too many good beers. Recommended record from Bokassa and more great albums you should be spinning. Jeff Rosenstock and Gunn-Truscinski Duo gigs. Story time with Shane about beer artistry and the new ABOG logo.

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164 Midwest Gaming Classic 2018 Recap

164 Midwest Gaming Classic 2018 Recap

Joel and Karl recap Midwest Gaming Classic 2018, MGC Music and their experience hanging out in person for the first time. After the recap there's some audio recorded at Lakefront Brewery with a few close friends all sharing what's in their pint glasses.

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163 Fine Line Between Stupid And Clever

163 Fine Line Between Stupid And Clever

Impressions of Sea of Thieves, Far Cry 5, Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom and Arcade Archives PUNCH-OUT!! Grow that e-penis with more easy platinum trophies. Tasty brews. Recommended record from Field Report and the usual disagreement at the end of the show this time about Jack White's new LP.

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162 Friends With Benefits

162 Friends With Benefits

Review of Burnout Paradise Remastered, easy platinum trophies for enhancing your e-penis, Faux Fiction Dark Matter hat trick, Led Zep fake or legit band Greta Van Fleet and MGC Music 2018 line up. 

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161 Dirty Plats

161 Dirty Plats

Is Nintendo playing it safe with the Switch? It's probably the only safe bet in this entire episode to be fair. Hear how the PlayStation Vita has been doing the handheld thing with proper controllers for years now. How the guys risk their lives to enjoy IPA's every episode. Graphic warning labels that can't stop cancer. Horrible games for dirty platinums. A pop album that makes Shane and Joel squirm. All culminating at the end with an argument about respected bands that can't get no respect on ABOG.

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160 Cheap As Chips

160 Cheap As Chips

Take a seat on a memorial park bench, it's time to listen to a new episode of ABOG. Slow news period in gaming but there's still plenty to rant about including anti-social media, cheap platinum trophies and the end of a long-running addiction. Recommended record from Khruangbin, Joel's Valentine's Day with Valerie June, Karl's guilty pleasure record and a potentially pricey Gorillaz pressing for Shane in music. Side C details ABOG's Midwest Gaming Classic 2018 plans and they're so good a special guest might make the long trek from Europe to join in.

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159 Bone Spice

159 Bone Spice

Karl leads a book club for ladies who are never squeamish. Joel designs the ugliest Pinewood derby racer to never fall out of the starting gate. Shane limits his friends list to four and has an imaginary cat named Bernie.

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158 New Kids With Cardboard

158 New Kids With Cardboard

Amazing how talking about some cardboard can help even three old dudes remember they used to be kids. Nintendo might be onto something. Join Joel, Shane and Karl for another episode of weather reports, gaming and music. Perhaps they'll even teach you how to fold yourself a record player by the end of this one. Pour yourself a strawberry beer and plug in some headphones, it's ABOG time children.

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157 Favorite Video Games And Albums of 2017

157 Favorite Video Games And Albums of 2017

The 2017 Footys! Co-host and listener choices for favorite games and albums of the year.

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