Archive for May 2019

The Casual Martial Artist 13: Kick It

May 31, 2019 @ 12:50 am

Get your kicks with Al and Marcus as they talk all about kicking! Front kick, side kick, back kick, hook kick, crescent kick, roundhouse kick, triple spinning jump kick of doom...which is your favorite?

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Geekery in General 237: Legendary Weapons part 10-Native America

May 23, 2019 @ 12:58 am

Al tells some Native American legends and discusses how you can use some of these items in a Dungeons & Dragons game.

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Gamer’s Gambit 12: Feel Good Stories and Bad Parenting

May 16, 2019 @ 2:41 am

Al and Wayne are back with some feel good stories and crazy parents. Stories include:

Mobile phone game might help predict if you are at risk of Alzheimer's disease

Video games can help with language skills

Senator from Missouri proposes bill to ban all loot boxes

Castlevania and Contra Anniversary Collections

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night release date announced

Video games can help teens make better decisions

Opinion:Parents destroy their children's video games as punishment. What's the point?

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State of the Show Address and Announcement

May 11, 2019 @ 1:09 pm

Al discusses some changes to the network for the summer.

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Geekery in General 236: Legendary Weapons part 9-Historical America

May 5, 2019 @ 12:12 pm

This is the first of a two part mini-series where we will take a look at some weapons from American history and folklore. In this episode we'll explore George Washington, Davy Crockett, James Bowie, and John Henry.

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Geekery in General 235: Final Fantasy Record Keeper Worst Characters

May 2, 2019 @ 11:51 pm

At the time of this recording Final Fantasy Record Keeper offers more than 200 playable characters. Not all of them were created equally. Some characters from this game have limited skills or a small selection of weapons and armor. These handicaps can limit their effectiveness. In some cases even having a couple of soul breaks for the character won't do them much good! Al and son discuss who they think are the least useful characters in the game.

CORRECTION: Al mentions Ceodore gets a record material that gives him a high chance to heal an ally when using knight abilities. This is incorrect. It is only a moderate chance.

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Gamer’s Gambit 11: Game Boy, SNK, Star Wars, Minecraft, and PewDiePie

May 1, 2019 @ 10:58 pm

This week's stories include:

Game Boy turns 30

SNK 40th Anniversary Collection coming to XBoxOne

Video gaming can have a negative effect on girls

Using Minecraft as a teaching tool

Star Wars: Fallen Angel

Apple restricts screentime apps

Opinion: Will there ever be another PewDiePie?

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