Month: December 2015

ABTS-072: Square Enix Suggestion Box

In this episode of ABTS, Doug, Bren, and Kier discuss games that they’ve been playing, a unique game on the horizon that pays tribute to Dark Souls, and conclude the episode with a game of What Is That Sound?

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Games We’ve Been Playing:

Doug: Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes, Star Wars: Uprising
Bren: The Binding of Isaac, Fallout 4
Kier: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

Star Wars: Battlefront with Toddyhancer (Build 2)
Monument Valley + Forgotton Shores DLC was free over Black Friday
Eitr game (Dark Souls but 8Bit)

What Is That Sound? Recap

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Sound 1
Guess: MarioKart 64
Guess: Link Opening a Chest
Sound 2
Joke Guess: The Bouncer
Guess: Mortal Kombat
Answer: Mortal Kombat
Sound 3
Answer: Final Fantasy VII

Tetra Master

ABTS-071: Best of IWTW Vol. I

In this episode of ABTS, Doug and Bren reflect on the history of the conversation game I Was The Walrus and add commentary to some of the most memorable moments over the course of four episodes. We hope you enjoy!

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I Was The Walrus:

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Episode: ABTS-008: We’ve Opened The Cat’s Nest

Category: What would win in a badass fight?
Contestants: Bren vs. Matt
Round 1: Jake the Dog vs. Fried Eggs
Round 2: Kodiak Bear vs. Nicolas Cage as Benjamin Gates in National Treasure
Round 3: Danny Trejo as Machete vs.

Episode: ABTS-014: Cartoon Conspiracy Theories

Category: Something you would want in a post-apocalyptic setting
Game 1: Mark vs. Matt
Round 1: Time Stopping Device vs. Chrystal Pepsi
Round 2: BitBeast in a Bayblade vs. Cuisinart Immersion Blender
Round 3: Rocket-powered sweatpants (not Rocket Power Sweatpants) vs. 64 pack of Charmin toilet paper

Episode: ABTS-018: John Sonmez Interview

Contestants: Doug vs. John
Category: Things that you do not want to find when you come home from work.
Round 1: An asteroid in your kitchen vs. 500 dead hookers covered in bee stings
Category: Someone that you would not want to encounter at the supermarket.
Round 2: Voldemort vs. Anyone from Walmart after 2:00AM
Category: Worst possible video game concept.
Round 3: A game about being a software developer vs. Podcast Hero (Novel Writer)

Episode: ABTS-021: We Announce Things!

Contestants: Matt vs. Bren
Category: If you were a modern day Pharaoh, what kind of tomb would you have built?
Round 3: A satellite laser light show that sprays pizza bagels vs. A giant middle finger

Episode: ABTS-023: Otter vs. Walrus

Contestants: Doug vs. Matt
Category: Frankenstein’s monster is coming at you, what do you do?
Round 0: RIFT IN TIME (Matt and Doug both say “Jumpstart my car off of his neck bolts”)