Ali & Mike chat about their ‘Hopes for 2018’ over some delicious coffee & breakfast.
Featuring: – Hopes for 2018 – “Noogle” – Listener questions (lightning round!) – OmniFocus: a task management app – Setting goals &… keeping to them? – Ali’s NYE party – Mike doesn’t like mess – OmniFluid + Unicorn Shavings – “The spirit vs the letter” – More for Japanese listeners – Crysis 2 (Peace Mode) – AI government – Nintendo Labo – The future of RMPG?
Hello! It’s Christmas Special time, magic is in the air! And Ali & Mike are very casually discussing the best and worst films, TV, games… but mostly films… of 2017.
On the agenda today: – Zelda (of course) – Kingsman: The Golden Circle (hint: we didn’t like it) – Super Mario Odyssey – Horizon: Zero Dawn – Blade Runner 2049 – Ali’s students’ antics – Life lessons from 2017 – Living out in the country (again) – Blue Planet 2 – Overcooked – Neo Yokio – Style over substance – Black Mirror – Panicky social fiends – The Handmaid’s Tale and… style WITH substance? – A shout-out to our Japanese listeners! – Contact details for the show? – Live show Twitter selfie
And finally, contact details! Tweet us a question and we’ll try and answer it on next show: – Twitter: @RMPGPod – Email: realmenplaygames_AT_gmail.com – Leave us a review: Apple Podcasts
Enjoy, thank you for listening and have a fantastic, beautiful, re-energising, wonderful Christmas and New Year every one.
On Ali & Mike today: Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice (a game about psychosis), Kingsman: The Golden Circle, Marie Kondo, tidying, the etiquettes of saving, and of course some boys vs girls.
Recorded back in September, there are a LOT of games this time round! And a slightly shorter show than usual. Look out for a Christmas special coming soon, and enjoy.
Topics covered: Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice Xcom Enemy Within Assassin’s Creed Syndicate Europa Universalis IV Overcooked Marie Kondo Boys’ vs girls’ brains Changing yourself to suit others The rise & fall & rise again of CollabLab Being manly with microphones