BumbleKast Q&A – For June 7th, 2021

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIt’s a massive Q&A fest to celebrate 50 episodes of Q&A goodness! Support the show on Patreon and Ko-Fi! Shop the BumbleStore! Find all previous questions on the Q&A Master List!

Molehill Mountain Episode 199 – Ubisoft Is a Liar

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadAnd that’s not even its worst quality. 0:18 – I didn’t watch The Old Guard because it was over two hours long. The older I get, the less and less patience I have, it seems. 5:35 – Walmart institutes a mandatory mask policy… several months into a global pandemic. …

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Molehill Mountain Episode 190 – Is It Just Me?

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIt’s just me, isn’t it? 3:30 – Let me get this straight. I have to pre-order the Tony Hawk remake… to play the demo of the Tony Hawk remake? 14:02 – A 9-minute Unreal Engine 5 demo was more satisfying that Microsoft’s 27-minute Xbox Series X presentation 27:40 – …

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Molehill Mountain Episode 188 – In the Dark

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadI mean, it was worth a try, right? 0:28 – I didn’t like Journey but damned if it didn’t afford me one of the most satisfying gaming experiences of the year! 9:12 – Sitting in the dark for a month didn’t decrease my power bill 34:06 – Assassin’s Creed: …

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Molehill Mountain Episode 186 – Love Polygon

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadWe can do so much better than triangles. 0:44 – The ideas behind Portal 2’s new mechanics are better than their execution 6:25 – ESRB adds a new descriptor for monetization mechanics such as loot boxes 31:05 – Woman goes on a road trip with a living sex doll …

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Molehill Mountain Episode 185 – NonDualSensical

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadUgh, can you imagine what the console will look like? 0:31 – The long, torturous path of picking a game to stream 8:02 – I love Subnautica but I hope the sequel improves on the super finicky base-building interface 18:19 – I had to sleep on my couch because …

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BumbleKast #106: Balancing Character and Plot in Stories

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIan and Kyle discuss character-driven and plot-driven narratives and how to balance the two when writing stories. Patreon Perk – Jump to the Q&A: 30:42 Support the show on Patreon and Ko-Fi! Shop the BumbleStore!

BumbleKast #105: Revolving Door of Morality

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadOn this episode, Ian and Kyle share their thoughts on Death Stranding and the new Sonic 3 prototype before delving into characters who have a tough time choosing their morality. Also, be sure stick around after the credits for a short discussion about Pokemon Sword & Shield! Patreon Perk …

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Molehill Mountain Episode 121 – Sony Really Don’t Care, Do U?

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSo, the PlayStation Classic is kind of meh. 17:59 – Activision Blizzard trolls its audience of hardcore PC gamers with a mobile version of their favorite game 33:21 – Prima Games Guides closes its doors 42:20 – Overwatch’s cast is impressively diverse, but there’s still room for improvement 59:15 …

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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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