Video Game Hangover
A weekly show about playing an unreasonable amount of video games. Each week we discuss the games that are keeping us up late and chat about gaming culture and the games industry.
info_outline VGH #466: Enough Mushrooms to Keep You Alive 10/22/2020
VGH #466: Enough Mushrooms to Keep You Alive Randy casts spells indiscriminately in Ikenfell, then learns what happens when all the knights are on vacation in Micro RPG. Meanwhile, D.J. balances high school life and a kaiju invasion in 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim. Also, Final Fantasy XIV goes to war.
info_outline VGH #465: A Pretty Serious Mario Hole 10/15/2020
VGH #465: A Pretty Serious Mario Hole D.J. finds himself in over his head after playing Super Marios Sunshine, RPG, and 35. Meanwhile, Randy wonders how many wire puzzles it takes to fix a spaceship in Filament, then terrorizes his neighbor.
info_outline VGH #461: Champagne Problems II: Champagne Harder 09/17/2020
VGH #461: Champagne Problems II: Champagne Harder Randy begins his new life as an ember in search of The Last Campfire. Meanwhile, D.J. wraps up episodes 2 and 3 of Tell Me Why, then makes poor time management choices in Moon: Remix RPG Adventure.
info_outline VGH #457: Taking Care of These Melons 08/21/2020
VGH #457: Taking Care of These Melons Heads will be mouth as Randy guides a terrifying tentacle beast to freedom in Carrion. Meanwhile, D.J. learns about the surprising responsibilities of a Norwegian dairy farmer in Milkmaid of the Milky Way. Also, a brief discussion of sentient watermelons.
info_outline VGH #456: Maybe Start Doing Drugs 08/13/2020
VGH #456: Maybe Start Doing Drugs We're making mushroomy new friends in Paper Mario: The Origami King and learning to pick ourselves up again... and again... and again, in Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout. Also, a Joy Con mishap puts Randy's entire Animal Crossing island in jeopardy.
info_outline VGH #453: Rocket Axe 07/23/2020
VGH #453: Rocket Axe Randy finds himself face-to-face with 100 billion more guns in Borderlands 3. Meanwhile, D.J. sacrifices 100 billion gallons of blood (probably) in the hopes of becoming a Bloodborne expert. Also: The Muppets play Shin Megami Tensei, or something.
info_outline VGH #452: Before the Goo Gets to the End 07/16/2020
VGH #452: Before the Goo Gets to the End We get a fresh, new perspective on being cooped up at home in Catlateral Damage. Also, the Backlog Attack continues with Thimbleweed Park and some musings on classic adventure games, plus some good, old-fashioned B&E in Deus Ex: Human Revolution.
info_outline VGH #451: Interesting Holes 07/09/2020
VGH #451: Interesting Holes We take golfing to the final frontier in Golf on Mars, get all introspective in The Almost Gone, and enjoy not only the latest Animal Crossing update, but future, nonexistent Animal Crossing updates. Also: This year's Backlog Attack begins!
info_outline VGH #450: VGM Radio Summer 2020 07/02/2020
VGH #450: VGM Radio Summer 2020 Take a musical summer vacation with our playlist of video game summer jams, plus some extras! Featuring songs from Animal Crossing, Final Fantasy, Monster Hunter, Dragalia Lost, and of course, Sly 2: Band of Thieves!
info_outline VGH #449: Mushroom Apocalypse 06/25/2020
VGH #449: Mushroom Apocalypse The Last of Us Part II is here, and boy, are our arms tired! Randy gives spoiler-free impressions while D.J. realizes he played Uncharted 4 by mistake. Also: Keeping social composure in Hot Pot Panic, and saving the forest from mean-looking robots in Sai.
info_outline VGH #448: Weird Crab Skeleton 06/18/2020
VGH #448: Weird Crab Skeleton We got our first glimpse of the PlayStation 5 and some of its games — but most importantly, Bugsnax. Also: Playing 17 million indie games, starting with Hidden Folks and Hatch, plus revisiting Bioshock in a post-Bioshock world.
info_outline VGH #447: Everything Is Great 06/11/2020
VGH #447: Everything Is Great Randy finally catches Minecraft fever thanks to Minecraft Dungeons. D.J. ventures into uncharted territory in Final Fantasy XIV's Baldesion Arsenal. Also: More Phantasy Star Online 2, not spoiling The Last of Us Part II, and a Solitary Spacecraft.
info_outline VGH #445: I Was Not Expecting Laser Guns 05/28/2020
VGH #445: I Was Not Expecting Laser Guns D.J. logs back into Grand Theft Auto V to see if anything's changed. Similarly, Randy returns to Ministry of Broadcast to check if the piranhas are still there. Also: Different ways to deal with demons in Darksiders Genesis and Helltaker.
info_outline VGH #444: I Know Where the Couch Goes 05/21/2020
VGH #444: I Know Where the Couch Goes Randy goes on a disgusting seaside vacation in Dishonored 2, then a much more pleasant, albeit still lethal, trip to the hills in Lonely Mountains: Downhill. D.J. is again baffled by Panzer Dragoon, then makes a big decision about Animal Crossing.
info_outline VGH #443: Doing Detective Things 05/14/2020
VGH #443: Doing Detective Things D.J. returns to Fake Tokyo to solve crime things in Judgment, while Randy faces difficult moral choices in Ministry of Broadcast. Also: correcting a grievous regret from last week's show, and the tyranny of Animal Crossing continues.
info_outline VGH #441: No Disrespect to Hello Kitty 04/30/2020
VGH #441: No Disrespect to Hello Kitty We're getting in shape (or at least out of breath) with Ring Fit Adventure's rhythm game. D.J. admires retro cars in Auto Museum 64 and takes some unexpected detours in Wheels of Aurelia. And Randy meets some surreal characters in The Procession to Calvary.
info_outline VGH #438: It's Free and It's Terrible 04/09/2020
VGH #438: It's Free and It's Terrible Randy makes some extreme new career moves in Good Job! At the same time, D.J. isn't sure about his career path in Autobahn Police Simulator. Also: Revisiting old friends in The Last of Us; finally, the end of Death Stranding; and, unfortunately: Bunny Day.