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Game Informer's staff break down the week's biggest releases, reveal exclusive information on exciting games on the horizon, respond to listener emails, play game-focused trivia, and interview the most interesting developers in the industry. Check it out!
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GI Show – Pokémon: Let's Go, Battlefield V, Spyro Reignited Interview
On this game-packed episode of The Game Informer Show podcast, Ben Hanson is joined by Brian Shea, Andrew Reiner, and Kyle Hilliard to talk about Pokémon: Let's Go Pikachu/Eevee, the bizarre Detective Pikachu trailer, and work-in-progress impressions of Bethesda's Fallout 76. On this episode we also talk about the new remaster Spyro the Dragon, rave about Tetris Effect, take a detour for Hitman 2, and get Matt Bertz to talk about his time reviewing DICE's Battlefield V. After some really fun community emails, we're joined by Toys For Bob's producer Peter Kavic and art director Josh Nadelberg to walk us through the process of creating the Spyro The Dragon Reignited Trilogy.You can watch the video below, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen to episode 424 on SoundCloud, or download the MP3 by clicking here. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...2:55 -  Pokémon: Let's Go Pikachu/Eevee16:15 - Detective Pikachu21:45 - Fallout 7626:30 - Spyro Reignited Trilogy40:15 - Overkill's The Walking Dead42:40 - Tetris Effect59:45 - Hitman 21:18:20 - The Quiet Man1:20:40 - Battlefield V1:31:00 - Community emails2:26:26 - Toys For Bob's Peter Kavic and Josh Nadelberg on creating the Spyro Reignited Trilogy
GI Show – Warcraft III Exclusive, Diablo Immortal, Red Dead Developer Roundtable
Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On this episode, Ben Hanson, Dan Tack, Andrew Reiner, and Andy McNamara talk about Blizzcon 2018's highlights, the outrage over Diablo Immortal, and share exclusive details on Wacraft III: Reforged based on our new cover story. Then Kyle Hilliard, Kimberley Wallace, and Jeff Cork join the show to talk about From Software and Miyazaki's new PSVR game Déraciné and Namco's drumming game Taiko no Tatsujin. After some great community emails, we're joined by developers Rami Ismail (Nuclear Throne), Alex Hutchinson (Assassin's Creed III, Far Cry 4), Ryan Payton (Metal Gear Solid 4, Republique), and Jake Kazdal (Space Channel 5, Galak-Z) to share their thoughts on Rockstar's Red Dead Redemption II.You can watch the video below, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen to episode 423 on SoundCloud, or download the MP3 by clicking here. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...4:09 - Andy McNamara on our new Blizzard cover story8:02 - Overwatch's new hero Ashe10:55 - World of Warcraft Classic13:20 - Diablo Immortal27:20 - Visiting Blizzard/Warcraft III's development45:50 - From Software's Déraciné50:20 - Taiko no Tatsujin55:43 - Community emails1:42:50 - http://butasa.duhbabywasthere.com/1:50:55 - Developers react to Red Dead Redemption II (Rami Ismail, Alex Hutchinson, Ryan Payton, and Jake Kazdal)
GI Show – Red Dead Redemption II, Smash Ultimate, Darksiders III Interview
Game Informer's Ben Hanson, Ben Reeves, Matt Miller, Elise Favis, Matt Bertz, Jeff Cork, and Leo Vader all gather around the campfire to debate Rockstar's incredibly bold approach with the design of Red Dead Redemption 2 and break down the highlights from the PlayStation Classic line-up. Then Kyle Hilliard, Suriel Vazquez, and Imran Khan join the show to talk about the final Nintendo Direct on Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for the Switch and also Toby Fox's surprising follow-up to Undertale called Deltarune. Then after some great community emails, we're joined by Gunfire Games' David Adams to talk about his past with Vigil Games and designing Darksiders III.You can watch the video below, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen to episode 422 on SoundCloud, or download the MP3 by clicking here. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.Our thanks to the talented Super Marcato Bros. for The Game Informer Show's intro song. You can hear more of their original tunes and awesome video game music podcast at their website.To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...2:50 - Extra Life 20188:20 - Red Dead Redemption II55:40 - PlayStation Classic1:01:40 - Super Smash Bros. Ultimate1:14:20 - Deltarune/Undertale1:21:45 - Community emails2:12:55 - David Adams on Darksiders III
GI Show – Red Dead Redemption 2, Fallout 76, Tetris Effect Interview
On this big episode of The Game Informer Show, Ben Hanson, Matt Bertz, and Andrew Reiner talk about Bertz's review for Rockstar's Red Dead Redemption 2. Then Kyle Hilliard joins the show to talk about the uneven beta for Fallout 76 and the surprising DLC for Insomniac's Spider-Man called The Heist. Dan Tack and Suriel Vazquez also talk about the new game from CD Projekt RED... it's a card game called Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales. After some great emails sent to podcast@gameinformer.com, we're honored to be joined in person by Enhance Games' Tetsuya Mizuguchi and Mark MacDonald to talk about Tetris Effect and answer 78 rapid-fire questions about his history at Sega, Lumunies, Rez, and vibrations.You can watch the video below, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen to episode 421 on SoundCloud, or download the MP3 by clicking here. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...2:25 - Extra Life 20183:20 - Red Dead Redemption 224:35 - Fallout 76 Beta31:10 - Spider-Man's The Heist DLC38:45 - Pinstripe40:15 - Return of the Obra Dinn47:35 - Wandersong52:45 - MapleStory 255:55 - Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales1:03:15 - Community emails1:45:35 - Tetsuya Mizuguchi and Mark MacDonald on Tetris Effect2:06:50 - 78 Rapid-Fire Questions for Tetsuya Mizuguchi2:26:05 - Too many rapid-fire questions for Ben Hanson
GI Show – Battlefield V, Blackout, Jump Force
Game Informer's Ben Hanson, Suriel Vazquez and Matt Bertz get into hands-on impressions from Suriel's time with Battlefield V's single-player campaign. Then, Kyle Hilliard, Andrew Reiner, and Jeff Marchiafava join the show to talk about Call Of Duty Black Ops 4's Blackout, the best multiplayer mode that they don't play together. Then, Suriel returns with Brian Shea to talk Soul Calibur VI and Jump Force. The cast rotates further as Matt Miller and Jeff Cork join to discuss Ubisoft's toys-back-to-life venture Starlink: Battle For Atlas, and the surprisingly solid LEGO DC Super-Villains. Then it's time for some fun community emails, and we round out the show with the conclusion of our Every Game Is Interesting challenge, where four GI editors summarize their investigations into their randomly chosen game with a special celebrity guest.You can watch the video below, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen to episode 420 on SoundCloud, or download the MP3 by clicking here. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...1:25 - Battlefield V17:43 - Blackout44:25 - Soul Calibur VI53:37 - Jump Force59:00 - Dark Souls Remastered For Switch1:01:10 - Starlink: Battle For Atlas1:11:15 - LEGO DC Super-Villains1:15:12 - Emails1:42:00 - Every Game Is Interesting: The Challenge
GI Show – Black Ops 4, Fallout 76, Spider-Man Interview
Game Informer's Ben Hanson, Dan Tack, Leo Vader, and Jeff Cork talk about Tack's glowing review of the new Call of Duty and why the Blackout battle royale mode stands out in particular. We also talk about the best party games of all time with the new release of Jackbox Party Pack 5 and Leo Vader insists on talking about Crayola Scoot. Then Andrew Reiner joins the show to walk us through his conflicted feelings on his time playing Fallout 76. Before we get to some great community emails, we kick off a new segment on The GI Show we're calling "Every Game Is Interesting", tune in to learn about our bold challenge. In the back half of the show, Insomniac's creative director Bryan Intihar and lead writer Jon Paquette talk about developing and writing Spider-Man on the PlayStation 4. Be careful, we get into spoilers.You can watch the video below, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen to episode 419 on SoundCloud, or download the MP3 by clicking here. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...4:55 - Call of Duty: Black Ops 416:20 - Jackbox Party Pack 526:17 - Visage30:50 - Crayola Scoot32:37 - Fallout 7643:40 - Microsoft buying Obsidian rumors50:15 - Microsoft's Project xCloud and Google's Project Stream56:25 - The Missing: J.J. Macfield and the Island of Memories57:40 - Every Game Is Interesting: The Challenge1:05:55 - Community emails1:40:30 - Insomniac's Bryan Intihar and Jon Paquette discuss/spoil Spider-Man
GI Show – Dreams, Harry Potter Leak, Assassin's Creed Odyssey
Game Informer's Ben Hanson, Javy Gwaltney, and Elise Favis share exclusive, new impressions of visiting Media Molecule for our Dreams cover story and we also talk about the wild leak of a new Harry Potter game. Then we assemble a surprising crew to talk about playing Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed Odyssey and Kyle Hilliard and Ben Reeves come by to talk about Mega Man 11, Astro Bot: Rescue Mission, and even the creation of Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire. After some great community emails where we also share new gameplay impressions of Rockstar's Red Dead Redemption II, we're joined by Foam Sword's Rex Crowle to talk about Knights and Bikes and his time working at Lionhead and Media Molecule.You can watch the video below, subscribe and listen to the audio on iTunes or Google Play, listen to episode 418 on SoundCloud, or download the MP3 by clicking here. Also, be sure to send your questions to podcast@gameinformer.com for a chance to have them answered on the show.To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below...2:42 - Dreams exclusive impressions37:48 - The leaked Harry Potter game50:30 - Assassin's Creed Odyssey1:19:40 - Mega Man 111:31:00 - Astro Bot: Rescue Mission1:38:00 - Fist of the North Star1:40:15 - Making Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire1:44:50 - Wandersong1:47:00 - Community emails1:48:30 - Red Dead Redemption 21:56:50 - Back to community emails2:25:35 - Rex Crowle Knights and Bikes interview
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Comments (15)

William Koenig

If by “red” you mean as many middle fingers at trump as possible, then yes vote red. #🖕🏻trump

Nov 3rd
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Zac Cuda

vote red

Nov 2nd
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minions kevin11

could you guys say something nice about fallout 76 please? Every episode you have it in title u say 2 sentences and not one good thing :(

Oct 25th
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Elliott Smith

Love the show. Listen every week on Friday to get me through the day and ready for the weekend. Keep it up!

Aug 3rd
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Casey Rose

for some reason this episode won't download or play on my phone.... 😒

Jul 26th
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Kain Kenny

Stopped reading the magazine and the podcast isn't much better. can't seem to find a good, consistent gaming podcast

Jul 23rd
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Elliott Smith

Kain Kenny Cagcast or giant bombcast are two others i enjoy.

Aug 3rd
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Adam Conforti

July 19th episode is broken on Castbox.

Jul 20th
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Matt Johnson

I have listened to most of the episodes and I can't stand the guy leading the podcast. his voice and a lot of his opinions make me want to listen to a different videogame podcast, but unfortunately there isn't very many options.

Jun 17th
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David Brown

how do u give zelda botw a 10 and god a war a 9.75 when its better then zelda

Apr 21st
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Julian Watkins

"Swing it, Leo swing it!" "That quote is obscene" That cracked me the heck up!

Mar 20th
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Roger Villalobos

video games are awesome -Abraham Lincoln

Feb 14th
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Daichi Bisbee

Just gave you guys a listen today and I love it. Keep up the good work guys!! Best podcast I've found on Android so far.

Jan 26th
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DED

#GetTheFriendsOut

Dec 16th
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