Molehill Mountain Episode 102 – EA’s E3 Conference Sucked

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadE3 is off to a rough start.  On the other hand, we weren’t expecting anything different from EA’s press conference. 0:15 – We discuss EA’s tepid E3 press conference 1:02:41 – Valve is not interested in quality control or curation for Steam 1:28:04 – We discuss the cool movie …

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Molehill Mountain Episode 97 – Coffee Syrup

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadCane sugar, water, and coffee. 35:27 – We discuss a new N64 controller from Retro Fighters 51:07 – Nintendo’s being greedy with its pricing of Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze for the Switch 59:07 – EZK notices some oddities with the website for the Atari VCS

Molehill Mountain Episode 95 – Do I Look Like I’m Made of Cardboard?

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadCardboard is expensive, yo! 0:10 – Andrew really, really doesn’t like baby Haruto in Yakuza 6 17:26 – Let’s talk about marijuana. ‘Cause why not? 32:21 – New Call of Duty rumored to drop the single player campaign. It is not rumored to drop the price. 52:52 – Nintendo …

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Molehill Mountain Episode 89 – Let’s Smash Bros.

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThere was a Nintendo Direct this week. What else is there to talk about? 0:00 – Andrew talks about the various problems he had with his first two hours with The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 36:36 – We discuss the recent Nintendo Direct 1:31:58 – Yep, …

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Molehill Mountain Episode 86 – Lawmakers Look To Legislate Loot Boxes

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadEveryone but the video game industry saw this coming. 20:30 – Loot Boxes and potential legislation 59:56 – Publisher banned from Steam for strong-arming employees to review their own game 1:07:20 – What do we think about the upcoming Five Nights At Freddy’s movie?

Molehill Mountain Episode 81 – No Rush For Gravity Rush 2

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadWhy pay full price for a video game when you can pay full price for HALF a video game? 0:15 – We start the show! I played the Dragon Quest Builders demo and EZK watched The Punisher on Netflix 28:37 – Half of the new BlazBlue game’s characters will …

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Molehill Mountain Episode 79 – All About the Kugel

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSwatting got someone killed last week.  It’s an unpleasant topic and one we spend the first part of the show yammering about anything and everything to avoid it.  But, as former GamePolitics writers, we felt we needed to discuss it. 46:00 – Gamers kill someone via swatting 1:13:08 – …

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Molehill Mountain Episode 76 – Hey There, Lonely Boy

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadAnother solo show!  I didn’t think I had enough material for 30 minutes but I ended up yammering for two solid hours! 0:41 – I have more thoughts on LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens 53:53 – I rant about net neutrality 1:03:40 – The Avengers: Infinity War trailer …

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Molehill Mountain Episode 74 – Happy Birthday, Wii U!

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIt’s the long-dead Wii U’s fifth birthday! 0:10 – For the Wii U’s fifth birthday, we remember the 300 games that released on the PS3 and 360 (and often, a bunch of other platforms as well) but not the Wii U 26:42 – Universal’s Illumination may be handling an …

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Molehill Mountain Episode 72 – Animal Crossing: Happy Campers

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadBecause that’s a far better name than “Pocket Camp.” 9:41 – EA and demands for high Metacritic scores 28:54 – Xbox One’s backwards compatibility would have arrived sooner if Microsoft didn’t have to spend a bunch of time and resources removing its ill-advised always-on DRM 39:46- Nintendo details Animal …

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