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.
0:03:11 Side A Video Games
- My Nintendo adding Switch rewards.
- XBOX fans with big hands rejoice. The Duke controller making a comeback this Spring.
- Hori Onyx controller for PlayStation 4 fans that prefer offset sticks.
- Hovering over the buy button for the Analogue Super Nt.
- Elvis Juice | BrewDog
- Nocturnum | Strange Fellows Brewing
- Unbridled Enthusiasm | Third Space Brewing
- Monster Hunter: World (PS4)
- Cheeky games for 30-40 platinum trophies
- New Machina by Limited Run Games
- Gears of War 4 (XBOX One)
- Overwatch (PS4)
1:05:30 Side B Music
- Khruangbin Con Todo El Mundo
- Valerie June Live at Pabst Theater 2/16/18
- Record night via Discord and Spotify
- Don Broco Technology
- Gorillaz Demon Days | Vinyl Me Please Release
1:37:30 Side C Community
- ABOG Plans at Midwest Gaming Classic 2018
- Thursday night: dinner at Vanguard, beer at Sugar Maple
- Friday afternoon: Lakefront Brewery Tour with beers and late lunch/early dinner
- Friday night: Uber Tap Room and Cheese Bar, 1983 Arcade
- Saturday night: The Gleasons live at The House of Guinness
- Sunday night: Margo Price live at Turner Hall
Music Played In This Episode
- Intro, segue and outro music provided with permission by Tiny Rockets
- Subscribe To Podcast --> http://abandofgamers.libsyn.com/rss
- Listen to episodes on Spotify --> https://open.spotify.com/show/1tWAJuEiTjsDNe2LrcB70m
- Twitter --> https://twitter.com/ABandOfGamers
- Instagram --> https://www.instagram.com/abandofgamers
- Join the community for conversations and community gaming nights on Discord --> https://discord.gg/sqBFxWk
Thank you for listening and subscribing.