Ghost Stance! – Ghost of Tsushima Live Stream

With Mongols storming Yarikara, Jin Sakai takes things to next level by cutting down everyone in his path! Besides playing Ghost of Tsushima, we deep dive into 90s hip-hop, predatory microtransactions, and the insanity of NFTs!

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Tetris 99 Fight Club! – Tetris 99 Live Stream

First rule of Tetris 99 fight club: tell everyone about Tetris 99 fight club! We gather again for another set of matches! We also discuss my initial thoughts on the Stardew Valley board game and my recent jump onto Tik Tok!

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Years After Launch, Am I Finally Happy With Street Fighter V?

Street Fighter IV still stands as not only my favourite fighting game of all-time, but favourite game across any genre. As we transitioned into Street Fighter V, I had high hopes that the game would match or exceed the heights of its predecessor. It did not.

A disastrous launch botched basically every aspect of the game, from no single-player content, to awful online, excessive button input delay, to fundamentally-flawed combat design. My fandom for the franchise still carried me quite far. I reached a pretty high ranking in online play and even won an IRL tournament before finishing 17th in the Cineplex WorldGaming Street Fighter V National Championships.

Not long after my most successful tournament run ever, I left the game behind. I found myself being overly-frustrated with the game’s faults, as well as my personal struggle to continually improve as a player. Though I’ve dabbled in other fighting games here-and-there, I never found a new game to call home.

Almost on a whim, I picked up Street Fighter V: Champion Edition on PC as a potential first step towards moving all of my future fighting game playing on the platform. Most of my time thus far has been reacquainting myself with the fighting game I left behind long ago. How are things nowadays?

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The Curious Case of Downgraded Performance of Rogue Company on PC By Switching Monitors the Wrong Way

One of the weird quirks I’m still wrestling with when it comes to PC gaming is switching between monitors. Most games by default open on the main monitor, which isn’t actually what I want. The only game I’ve been able to get to open on the right screen by default is Overwatch. Everything else requires some noodling in the settings before I start.

Even so, switching monitors shouldn’t be that big of a deal, right? Unfortunately, the situation proved a bit hairier with Rogue Company.

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CAT-ASTROPHIC FINALE! Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury Live Stream!

PlayerTwoStart and I claw our way to the dramatic conclusion of Super Mario 3D World! Along the way, we celebrate MAR10 Day with a unique look at the history of Super Mario!

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Godlike Grenade Kills! – Rogue Company Live Stream

Better late than never? I finally see see the light when it comes to grenades and I enemies do too…just before they blow up! Joining me in today’s Rogue Company matches includes PlayerTwoStart, jennathefool, Qowface, and Macgyverisms!

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Trying to Retain My Old Ranking in Street Fighter V is Killing Me

When I left Street Fighter V behind, I was an Ultra Platinum ranked player. While not the highest possible rank one can attain, it’s one of the higher ranks in the game. Based on the distribution of players as of last year, that would have put me within the top 2.5% of all players. Not too shabby!

After taking a multi-year hiatus, I’m kind of back. Been putting in some time with the PC version and really enjoying what the game has finally grown into. However, one particular aspect of the experience is driving me nuts: my struggle to regain my old ranking.

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Pokemon Snap Review

Before photo mode in video games, Pokemon Snap was Photo Mode: The Video Game. Putting you behind the camera of a professional pokemon photographer, your goal is to take candid snapshots of these creatures in order to help Professor Oak with his research. Decades later, this Nintendo 64 game still holds a special place in many players’ hearts.

With a sequel just months away from release, Steff and I finally took the time to complete Pokemon Snap once and for all. Is this cult-hit spin-off still picture perfect?

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Making the Jump From Console to PC in Rogue Company!

Having played Rogue Company on console for many months now, I think I’m finally ready to compete on PC! I talk through some of my reasoning for moving to PC and some of the struggles I’ve run into along the way. Also, we get in a few matches with Kestral and Dima!

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Double Struggle! Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury Live Stream!

My brother and I try our best to work as a team, but Mario games are notoriously awkward to play in multiplayer. How far can we get? Also, do I have the world’s largest bag of popcorn?

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