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ABTS-046: Kier Harris Interview

In this episode of ABTS, Doug and Bren are introduced to Kier Harris, a freelance writer for both Cracked.com and IGN. We nerd out as usual and end up discussing the Final Fantasy VII remake on the horizon, flying squids, and more!

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IGN
Cracked.com
Kier’s Twitter (@NotAnotherKier)
Life In Overdrive

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ABTS-038: Yaniv Fituci Interview

In this episode of ABTS, Doug and Bren interview the former producer of Attack of the Show, Yaniv Fituci! We discuss Yaniv’s background in the TV industry as well as his more recent experience producing for Twitch. We also squeeze a quick game of I Was The Walrus in at the end!

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Attack of the Show
The Attack (Twitch Revival of AOTS)

I Was The Walrus:

The I Was The Walrus theme song is brought to you by DJ CutmanCheck out his SoundCloud here!

Contestants: Yaniv vs. Doug
Category 1: What animal do you think you could take in a fight?
Round 1: Bear vs. Cat
Category 2: If Wacky Races were to come back, which would be your vehicle of choice?
Round 2: Jetson’s flying car vs. Flintstone’s car

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ABTS-034: One Track Gamers Interview

In this episode of ABTS, Doug and AJ interview all three hosts of the One Track Gamers, Jon, Cory, and Amanda! We get the chance to play both conversation games, and everyone contributes an obscure game they’ve played.

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One Track Gamers podcast

I Was The Walrus:

The I Was The Walrus theme song is brought to you by DJ CutmanCheck out his SoundCloud here!

Contestants: Cory vs. Jon
Category 0: If you had to team up with any Disney villian, which would it be?
Round 0: Hades vs. Hades
Category 1: If you were a game tester, which game would you never get tired of?
Round 1: Fallout: New Vegas vs. Resident Evil
Category 2: What is the hardest boss you’ve played in any video game?
Round 2: The final hunt/last bounty (Final Fantasy XII) vs. Bloodborne

Contestants: Cory vs. Amanda
Category 1: If you work for any game company what would it be?
Round 1: Nintendo vs. Blizzard
Category 2: What game would you want to see done in virtual reality? Full immersion.
Round 2: Silent Hill 2 vs. Drakengard 2
Category 3: In your opinion, which game (or game series) has the best soundtrack?
Round 3: The Legend of Zelda vs. Final Fantasy

10 Questions Recap:

Category: A Playstation 1 game
10. Is it an RPG game? No (Kind of?)
9. Is the style of the art 2D? No
8. Is it based off of a Japanese anime? No
7. Is the game from a well known developer? No
6. Do we play as a human? Yes
5. Was it developed by a Japanese company? No
4. Is it set in the past? No
3. Is the camera style 3rd person? Yes
2. Does it take place in a city? No
1. Was it more of an adult/serious/end of the world horror stuff? Yes
Guess: Fear Effect
Guess: Fade to Black
Answer: Fade to Black

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ABTS-031: Gamer Chat Weekly Interview

In this episode of ABTS, Doug and Bren interview Angie Roberts, one of the hosts of the popular gaming podcast Gamer Chat Weekly. We also play a quick game of IWTW. Can Angie finally put an end to Bren’s reign of terror?

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UGR Gaming
Gamer Chat Weekly podcast
Magic: The Gathering used to be aired on ESPN
The Last Guardian is still in development!
Angie’s Twitter

I Was The Walrus:

The I Was The Walrus theme song is brought to you by DJ CutmanCheck out his SoundCloud here!

Contestants: Angie vs. Bren
Category 1: If you could pick a card to represent you from any trading card game what would it be?
Round 1: Trample vs. Barrel Dragon
Category 2: If you could live in any open world video game, which would it be?
Round 2: World of Warcraft vs. Mass Effect
Category 3: What would be the weirdest item to find a portal to another dimension in?
Round 3: A can of soup vs. A shoe

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ABTS-030: O-Inari Origami Interview

In this episode of ABTS, Doug and Bren interview El (aka Vector) one of the creators of a unique indie platforming game O-Inari Origami. We also discuss a lot of Final Fantasy as well!

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O-inari Origami (download and play for free!)
Ludum Dare
Bren does a playthrough of O-inari Origami! Check out the video here!

I Was The Walrus:

The I Was The Walrus theme song is brought to you by DJ CutmanCheck out his SoundCloud here!

Contestants: El vs. Doug
Category 1: An unconventional weapon.
Round 1: Memories vs. Endless pool of lava
Category 2: What spirit-animal are you and what are you made of?
Round 2: Hedgehog made of yellow vs. Metal Dolphin (capable of flying)
Category 3: What Final Fantasy character do you choose to fight on your behalf? Revised: Tag team match
Round 3: Quistis + Eiko vs. Sephiroth + Vivi

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ABTS-028: Alex Corea Interview

In this episode of ABTS, Doug and Bren are joined by Alex Corea co-host of The Attack a popular Twitch stream by Kevin Pereira. We discuss how Alex got involved in the industry, his background in education, as well as play a round of IWTW!

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The Attack

the attack

I Was The Walrus:

The I Was The Walrus theme song is brought to you by DJ CutmanCheck out his SoundCloud here!

Contestants: Alex vs. Doug
Category 1: You have a chest-burster (from Alien), what is it?
Round 1: Open Heart Surgeon vs. Princess Diana Beanie Baby
Category 2: If you could be part animal, what would you be?
Round 2: Aircraft Carrier vs. Wings of a Kondor
Category 3: You can box any celebrity, who do you choose?
Round 3: Charlie Chaplin vs. Chris Hardwick

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