Saturday, December 15, 2018

Battle TIME



Episode 131: the thrilling hundred and thirty-first episode of the PokeProblemsPodcast! This week is all about battling in Pokemon GO! We battle on the air! What will the future hold?

Lugia and Ho-Oh! Weekend , going on until Monday, Dec. 17, 2018, at 1 p.m. PST (GMT −8). There will be shiny!!!!

Pokémon The Movie: The Power of Us is now availalbe for Digital Rent/Purchase.

Pokémon Build a Bear now also offer Berries & PokéPuffs? And, they've just released a limited time Blue Yoshi...

Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon The Super Live, a Sailor Moon stage show, is coming to New York March 29 and 30!

Final Fantasy Distant Worlds is coming to Boston Symphony Hall on April 5th 8 pm

Best Buy Funday today, December 15! Check out the locations here!

Overwatch Winter Wonderland has begun, with Junkrat Krampus!

Miz Sylver will be hosting another Gameshow event, this time at PAX South! (Which is in San Antonio, TX, January 18 - 20, 2019) This is a Nintendo Feud, with Team Zelda vs Team Bowser! It'll be happening Saturday January 19th at 9:30 pm in the Falcon Theatre and it will be live streamed so you can watch from home! A survey will be coming up soon!

Don't forget to splat!

https://splatoonus.tumblr.com/post/181046610982/the-heroes-vs-villains-super-smash-bros-ultimate



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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

December PokeNews



Episode 130: The thrilling hundred and thirtieth episode of the PokeProblemsPodcast! It's been a while, so we catch up on news!

Pokemon Go Trainer Battles are coming soon!

Get a Legendary Bird or Beast with this month's Pokemon Go research breakthroughs.

Holiday activities feature on the Pokemon homepage, including a hidden object game, a card creator, and a gift tag creator! Plus, cute new Pokemon holiday toys.

Did we mention that we saw Pokemon the Movie: the Power of Us?

Get the Pokemon Let's Go soundtrack now!

Pokemon TCG - Sun and Moon Team Up - Coming out Feb 1 2019 with tag team cards!

Do you even Super Smash Bros Ultimate?

The 2018 Game Awards were awarded. Check out the listing of the winners!

This Mortal Kombat 11 trailer is not family appropriate, but is awesome:



Kingdom Hearts 3 preview at Walt Disney World... Take me when you go!

Are you Team Heroes or Team Villains in this Splatfest???

https://splatoonus.tumblr.com/post/180843797064/urgent-announcement-from-the-squid-research-lab


Overwatch Winter Wonderland is December 11th - January 2nd.



SMITE it up! Smite coming to Switch January 24th, 2019. Smite lets you give gifts to other players, starting very soon. Also, the 31 days of Smite holiday event is going on now.


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Thursday, November 22, 2018

The Return of Greg from Gamehole



Episode 129: the hilarious hundred and twenty-ninth episode of the PokeProblemsPodcast! Today on Thanksgiving, we have a special guest! Our reigning top guest, Greg Marks, aka aka Green Mario. Today he is here to tell us about Gamehole Con, the meaning of life, and everything. The D&D Adventurers League admin tells us about the newest book he just has out, Waterdeep: Dungeon of the Mad Mage, and the fun time he had playing an adventure from that tome with the other admins on the Live Stream Game to benefit Extra Life with their own special guest of Beadle and Grimm's. Skerrit also ran his author-only Somber Screams and had his crazy cat adventure CCC-GHC-BK1-07: The Peculiar Case of the Selptan Felines premier! Greg's also included in the newest Kobold Press book, Midgard Sagas for 5th Edition with his adventure The Mhalmet Heist! He gamed with Zoltar The Sage! He tried Esper Genesis!

Greg gives us a brief rundown on Adventurers League... how Season 8 of Adventurers League, Waterdeep: Dragon Heist, is shaping up! Coming up along with Season 9 is the start of a new, long term story for organized play, themed around Dreams of the Red Wizards. Also, he and the Admins are working up on a new follow-up to the Lost Tales of Myth Drannor.

Greg will be appearing next at Stuffed Cows at the College of Du Page, November 23-25, but if you want more Skerrit now, check out the video from his live stream at Gamehole! Yes, that is him in the pigtails!

Upcoming Greg appearances:

Watch Gamehole Con Day 2 from DnDBeyond on www.twitch.tv

The Wolf Doctor also covers the news! Pokemon Go Community WEEKEND brings back all of this year's Community Day Pokemon from November 30-December 2! And Cresselia is now the top tier raid boss!

Pokémon Let's Go phone wallpapers are now available for 50 My Nintendo Platinum Points.

Piplup Build-a-Bear Exclusive Online Package!

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade has a Pikachu Balloon!

Salsa won against Guac in the most recent Splatfest!

Smite comes to Nintendo Switch on January 24th with CROSSPLAY?!? (There's also a Free Arena Bundle right now!)

Overwatch is having another Free Play weekend until November 26! Also, Lucio has an album out now?

And, if you want to get into Black Friday early, get a year of PS Plus for $39.99.

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Saturday, November 17, 2018

Toni Talks GameHole



Episode 128: the tremendous hundred and twenty-eighth episode of the PokeProblemsPodcast! Tonight, we have a special guest, longtime D&D lover Toni Winslow! She tells us about her latest D&D Adventures League adventure, DDAL08-09 Fangs and Frogs, which premiered at GameholeCon VI! She gives us the dirt on her visit to Gamehole! Catch up with Toni online! and catch her on Insta!

We also talk news! There's always more Pokemon news... In Pokémon Go there's a Sinnoh Hatchathon until November 27. Pokémon such as Rhyhorn, Porygon, and Magby will be present in 2 km Eggs! If you’re lucky, you may hatch a Shiny Elekid! And don't forget the Sinnoh Stone to evolve them to their Gen IV forms! Also, Meltan Special Research has just appeared!

Pokémon, Let's GO, Eeevee! (and Pikachu!) just came out! Miz Sylver recommends getting the version with the Poke Ball Plus!

Are you excited for Detective Pikachu???



Get had wearing Pikachus for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Moon through the Mystery Gift feature:
  • Hoenn LETSGOPIKACHU06
  • Sinnoh LETSGOPIKACHU09
  • Unova 13LETSGOPIKACHU
  • Kalos LETS17GOPIKACHU
  • Alola LETSGO19PIKACHU


Saturday December 1st is Anime Day at Museum of Science Featured activities - Pokémon GO Event, Anime Film Screening, Cosplay, and more!

Enter the Nintendo Holiday Sweepstakes by November 20th.

The current Splatfest is Salsa v Guacamole!

You can get free Overwatch loot boxes by buying Pop-Tarts, Cheez-its, Famous Amos, Pringles by 12/31 at Target and following the instructions on the linked website!

Vote on the Game Awards! (Which air December 6th.)

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Saturday, November 10, 2018

Kevin Kills Draculas



Explicit Language Note: This week's podcast has been edited for explicit language, but some slipped past our censors. Thanks for your understanding!

Episode 127: The hip and happening hundred and twenty-seventh episode of the PokeProblemsPodcast. This week we have a very special guest, Boston- (now Salem-) based comedian and actor, Kevin Harrington! Also known as (also find him on Insta!), and starring as on the Hadron Gospel Hour, founder of , new tour guide at Black Cat Tours in Salem, frequent guest on a comedy debate show including tomorrow's (Sunday, November 11th's) show at The Comedy Studio in Union Square. Kevin talks about some of his recent guest spots, including a visit to The Frosted Side, and even more awesomely, he tells us about his upcoming project, the "I Kill Draculas" podcast, which will be coming very very soon! Check out this awesome 'Gram of Kevin at his spookiest!



We also talk news! In Pokemon Go, it's Cyndaquil Community Day today! There's also free avatar t-shirts in celebration of the launch of Ingress Prime. And in Pokemon Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon, get Ho-Oh at GameStop from November 2–25, 2018. Incineroar also made a special appearance in the Smash Direct! We also talk Diablo III, Overwatch, and League of Legends. Also, if you are in Madison Wisconsin this weekend, it's Gamehole Con! Tonight until midnight, and tomorrow, Sunday November 11, from 7am to 5pm!





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Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Spooky Poke



Episode 126: the hilarious hundred and twenty sixth episode of the PokeProblemsPodcast!

Pokémon GO Cyndaquil community day is happening November 10!

Gengar raid day is November 3...

A new feature, Adventure Sync, is coming to Pokemon GO. The feature will allow you to track your steps when the game is not open...

The Pokemon GO Halloween even ends tomorrow! Let's talk about Spiritomb...

It's been confirmed, Meltan can evolve into Melmetal!

Some Targets still have the October Legendary Pokemon distribution available to get Zekrom or Reshiram... November's Legendaries will be Ho-Oh and Lugia!

Team Treat won Splatoween.

Yesss... Castlevania Season 2 is out on Netflix!

Playstation Classic FULL GAME LIST REVEAL!

Balance Patch in Boston is having a Monster Bash TONIGHT! October 31, 2018 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm. Find them at 1031 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215.

The House of Blues in Boston (15 Lansdowne St) is hosting a Pop-Up Arcade Shelter Bar through November 15th!

RI Comiccon! Mink the Satyr is a special cosplay guest! November 2nd-4th, 2018 Friday: 3PM-9PM • Saturday: 10AM-7PM • Sunday: 10AM-5PM


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Saturday, October 20, 2018

Gen IV Gets GOing



Episode 125: the hip hundred and twenty-fifth episode of the PokeProblemsPodcast!

Pokémon GO Community Day is happening tomorrow, October 21, 2018 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM EDT. This month it's Beldum, which can evolve into Meteor Mash Metagross! The next community day will be November 10, a Saturday. But there are no details yet...

New Gen IV Pokemon in Go!



Don't forget to get your free Zeraora at GameStop until November 9! This ties into the new TCG set, Sun & Moon Lost Thunder, releasing November 2, 2018.

More details released about Pokemon Let's Go, after completing the story mode you will get to battle species specific Master Trainers!

New Pokemon Happy Meal Toys and Cards!

Diablo III Edition Switch is out November 2!

GameFaqs Character Battle X has just started! So many contenders! Check out the bracket!

Splatooween until October 21, 3:00 p.m. PT. Are you team trick or treat?

Smite is having The Reaping until October 28!

Free Play Bar & Arcade in Providence, RI is having an event hosted by NEON RetroFest, featuring synthwave music and 80's costumes!

Miz Sylver is hosting this year for Super League! Use her code rvielehr10 when you sign up for new events! The new season is starting for many events:
  • Minecraft - October 27th (first week of Saturdays)
  • League of Legends - October 21st (first day of online qualifiers), matches November 28th
  • Clash Royale - October 23rd (first event is on this Tuesday)
  • Special Fortnite Viewing party - October 28th watch Twitchcon


This week's Twitter poll asks about Gen IV in Pokemon Go! What's your fave new introduction?



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