Tuesday, July 18, 2017

YOU'RE a Shiny Tapu Koko

Episode 81: The exorbitant eighty-first episode of the PokeProblemsPodcast! This week the Wolf Doctor and Miz Sylver talk news.
This week's Twitter Poll is inspired by the new Ataribox announcements!

Thanks for listening! If you have any questions or comments, we want to hear from you. Are you going to San Diego Comicon? Are you going to Grant Park for the Pokemon GO Fest? Or will your Switch be comforting you while you stay home this weekend? Tweet, email, or comment on the blog or Facebook to let us know!



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Sunday, July 9, 2017

Happy Anniversary Pokemon Go

Episode 80: The excellent eightieth episode of the PokeProblemsPodcast! This week Miz Sylver is in Midgard, and she and the Wolf Doctor talk news!
Thanks for listening! If you have any questions or comments, we want to hear from you. Are you a paint roller loving squid? Can you rock an Ash Cap? Are you going to make Miz Sylver cry at League of Legends? Tweet, email, or comment on the blog or Facebook to let us know!



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Saturday, July 1, 2017

AndroidQueen Preys on Games

Episode 79: The singular seventy-ninth episode of the PokeProblemsPodcast! Tonight, we have a special guest! Maitland Hemby also known as . Maitland is a friend and classmate of The Wolf Doctor and Miz Sylver who is a Senior Gameplay Engineer at Arkane Studios in the Austin office. She's worked at several other game studios including Harmonix, BioWare, and Edge of Reality. She talks about how she got into games, the ups and downs of being in the industry, and her favorite things she made for Prey. We also get her advice for aspiring game developers, which does include moving to Austin. Her Austin area gaming pick is Juegos Rancheros indie gaming meet-ups. Follow Maitland on Instagram for cute dog photos!

This week's news:

Thanks for listening! If you have any questions or comments, we want to hear from you. Do you think Prey is spooky? What was your favorite Harmonix game? And is Austin really full? Tweet, email, or comment on the blog or Facebook to let us know!



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Saturday, June 24, 2017

Pokemon Go Gym Genius

Episode 78: The squishy seventy-eighth episode of the PokeProblemsPodcast! This week we focus on the confusion and excitement of the latest Pokemon Go update! We also talk news:
This week our Twitter poll is about stranger danger at the Gym!



Thanks for listening! If you have any questions or comments, we want to hear from you. What do you think of the new Pokemon Go update? Have you gotten a Golden Razz Berry? Will you raid like a champion? Tweet, email, or comment on the blog or Facebook to let us know!



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Sunday, June 18, 2017

The E3 Extravaganza

Episode 77: the solstice seventy-seventh episode of the PokeProblemPodcast! We talk E3 announcements, and some news on top of that:
Miz Sylver and the Wolf Doctor did not get to attend the real E3, but they attended the Playstation E3 Experience, from which they review the highlights. (PS - it's MONSTER of the Deep, not MASTER!) They also review the offerings from Microsoft and Nintendo! We discuss the offerings in more depth in the show, but we wanted to highlight a few new demos that we are playing in the notes: Marvel VS. Capcom Infinite for PS4 and XBox One has a story mode demo out now. A demo for Miitopia is available in the 3DS eShop. This week's twitter poll asks about your thoughts on E3!



Thanks for listening! If you have any questions or comments, we want to hear from you. What was you favorite game of E3? Do you think the XBoxOneX will be a big success? Do you want to be the next Monster Hunter Maid? Tweet, email, or comment on the blog or Facebook to let us know!



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Saturday, June 17, 2017

Miz Sylver Reviews Cave Story for Switch

A special episode of the PokeProblemsPodcast: Miz Sylver reviews Cave Story+, a game created by Daisuke "Pixel" Amaya and published by Nicalis! Miz Sylver played the upcoming version for Switch, but it is already out for Steam if that's your platform of choice. You can read her written review here! We won't spoil the review (or the game in our review), but let's just say Miz Sylver really enjoyed it and will be doing more play-throughs! Thank you to for providing a copy of the game for review! If you want a physical copy with all the goodies including a keychain, pre-order at GameStop.

Thanks for listening! If you have any questions or comments, we want to hear from you. Did you play Cave Story when it originally came out? Are you getting the special bundle? Will you say "yes" to the boss fights? Tweet, email, or comment on the blog or Facebook to let us know!



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Saturday, June 10, 2017

Lance and Clint of Duck Block Games

Episode 76: the satisfying seventy=sixth episode of the PokeProblemsPodcast! This week we have two very special guests! Lance and Clint Trahan of Duck Block Games! Their game Forsaken Castle had an incredibly successful KickStarter, and will be coming out later this year on Steam (it's been GreenLit), Windows, Mac, Linux, PS4, and Switch! They tell us about all how they got their start in making games, where the idea for Forsaken Castle came from, the Steam and Kickstarter process. They give props to their awesome composer Zack Parrish (who did the music for Valdis Story: Abyssal City), the Baton Rouge IGDA chapter , the awesome Level Up Lab, hanging out with Pixel Dash Studios (creators of Road Redemption), and of course, their favorite pokemon.

Follow them on Facebook, on Twitter and on Instagram! You should also on Twitter. And of course, TRY THE DEMO FOR FORSAKEN CASTLE! And pre-order your copy on BackerKit!

And of course we talk news: This week's Twitter poll asks about Kickstarting games:



Thanks for listening! If you have any questions or comments, we want to hear from you. Did you pre-order Forsaken Castle? Do you love Metroidvania games? Would your pixel portrait haunt our dreams? Tweet, email, or comment on the blog or Facebook to let us know!



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