Monday, January 16, 2017

Show X - Episode 279 - Switching things up

Dysfunctionally, Ken has had a busy week with work for less and saves his Tank from poisoning yet again. Wayne fills himself with loads of meat to help  celebrate his friend's birthday.
To earn cred, Ken is playign all of the WoW and fixes his Mac with simple key strokes. Wayne is gearing up for the largest Gamefest he has ever hosted and more Star Citizen.
In Geek-O-Scope news this week, the guys look into some Awesome Games Done Quickly and all of the latest news about the Nintendo Switch.

Show Notes:
http://media.vtwproductions.com/forum/index.php?topic=11682.0

Video Link:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4DGgc4ooksU

Audio Link:
http://media.blubrry.com/showx/media.vtwproductions.com/archive/showx/vtw-showx-2017-01-15.mp3

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Show X - Episode 278 - Shiny Technology for the New Year

Ken takes advantage of the empty campus and brings his little Tank along to work. Show X sends good birthday wishes to Jesse, Hide, and Ryoichi. Wayne was able to see My Neighbor Totoro in theater which he highly recommends. Amy and Wayne are going to visit Japan this year and take advantage of knowing someone with an extra room.
Kicking off Geek Cred, Ken is playing WoW as usual, but even more so this last week. He also attempted to bring the console world and PC master race together throguh Rocket League. Ken had an anniversary with his Kitten Features, thanks to technology for reminding him. Amy has been playing Splunky and Catherine. Wayne is still playing Pokemon Go and trying to catch them all and working with Kopii to beat Trine 2 and start Trine 3. Wayne also surprisingly enjoyed the new Ghostbusters movie and The Acountant with Ben Afleck.
Kopii writes in to remind us all to check out Awesome Games Dones Quickly on Twitch and to donate money to help charities they support. Ken also found time to watch Hardcore Henry!
After Wayne fails at how long a music break is, the guys finish the rest of the show talking about CES 2017.

Show Notes:
http://media.vtwproductions.com/forum/index.php?topic=11680.0

Video Link:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=298kwfRcNJY

Audio Link:
http://media.blubrry.com/showx/media.vtwproductions.com/archive/showx/vtw-showx-2017-01-08.mp3

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Show X - Episode 277 - Goodbye 2016, Welcome to 2017

Show X welcomes everyone to 2017
Wayne has a special guest in the studio today as The Original Kopii joins the team to talk about the new year. The group talks about the many celebraties who passed in 2016. In contrary to many memes of the year, Ken lets us know about how amazing 2016 actually was.
For their disfunctional deviations, they team shares what they did for the holiday season, including adventures with family and friends.
For gaiming in Geek Cred, Kopii has been introduced to VR through the Oculus. Wayne picked up a new GoPro for himself and Kopii and Wayne went Pokemon hunting with Earthweaver, catching many a SantaChu. Wayne also took Kopii to experience the South Park endorsed Casa Bonita.
Ken shares the geeky gifts he received for the holidays and can now talk to all of his technology. Wayne is also trying to talk more to technology. Both the guys want to be more technology. Ken took his parents to see Rogue One as well, this time in 3d, while Wayne took Kopii to see it along with his parents. Both groups continue to enjoy it.
Ken wants to enjoy more "adult" content in VR.

Show Notes:
http://media.vtwproductions.com/forum/index.php?board=61.0

Video Link:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CD3WBu9DhIY

Audio Link:
http://media.blubrry.com/showx/media.vtwproductions.com/archive/showx/vtw-showx-2017-01-01.mp3

Friday, December 23, 2016

Show X - Episode 276 - A Holidy Extension

Another Happy Holidays as the guys present a double dosage of Show X today, just in case they don't make a show on Christmas day. Kitten is sick today and Ken is keeping her company during the show. The guys are trying to get things all ready for Christmas this next week, but Wayne is definitely behind. Wayne got to travel out to the East coast for the last week and check out the Christmas decorations in DC, however he was ill prepared for the humidity in the air, mixed with the cold wind. The Guys then trade travel stories.
Ken also keeps us up to date about what's going on in WoW for the holidays, in Goldshire on Moonguard...
Wayne enjoyed a sausage party...and it was dirty.
Ken recounts stories about head trauma and brings everyone up to date on his coffee spreadsheet. He also took in a show, seeing Korn and Limp Bizkit live.
Wayne still managed to game while traveling with Pokemon GO and Star Wars Heroes.
Ken's gaming continues to consist of World of Warcraft. He is fueled today by a very warm Thai Curry that he made and is sufferring through. Ken fips the script and acquired Mortal Kombat X, ready, fight! He also got sporty with some Rocket League and Old School with some Summoner's Rift on League of Legends.
Wayne continues to look forward to what is next with VR.
Ken has been playing two different mobile games that play as blended reality games. Seen and Sim - Sara is Missing.
The last quarter of the show has the guys talking about their thoughts on the brand new Star Wars story, Rogue One.

Show Notes:
http://media.vtwproductions.com/forum/index.php?topic=11675.0

Video Link:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3nV-uEF63YM

Audio Link:
http://media.blubrry.com/showx/media.vtwproductions.com/archive/showx/vtw-showx-2016-12-18.mp3

Show X - Episode 275 - Expensive Holiday Toys

Happy Holidays everyone
Wayne is pretending to be a professional photographer these last few weeks. Wayne has started celebrating the holidays with a pajama party, working all night, and enjoying some Karaoke. As he does the show, he has to run right away to make a flight out to the East coast for the week. Wayne is all packed to go, in his new car. He is still learning all of the cool features that a modern vehicle has.
Ken is just back, late in fact, from a trip to Greece. He took many photos and learned many science things about computres and space. He also presented his paper to experts. Ken also explains Greek quisine.
In the Geek Cred section, Ken was surprised with personal VR for Christmas. Wayne got his VR Oculus touch controllers in. Both of the guys talk about their new VR expereineces.

Show Notes:
http://media.vtwproductions.com/forum/index.php?topic=11674.0

Video Link:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SBY2g_SfxdU

Audio Link:
http://media.blubrry.com/showx/media.vtwproductions.com/archive/showx/vtw-showx-2016-12-11.mp3

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

No Excuses for the Holidays

 No Excuses Episode #259 - Bonus Novocaine


This week, He's baaaaaack! Hints are dropped about Generation 2 in Pokemon go along with yet another redesign of the tracking system.  Overwatch's worst hero is getting a total overhaul, Street Fighter V's story is nonsensical and those crazy censors are at it again. Plus hands on with Sun & Moon

No Excuses Episode #260 - The Year that Wasn't


This week, Happy Holidays! 2016 is nearly over so the guys take a look at the games and events of the year. Remember the shenanigans of the year including this years biggest flops,  the unexpected gems and the random silliness from all corners of the industry. Plus the mind bending new show on Netflix, the last of this season's anime and fun with sleep deprivation.

No Excuses will be on Hiatus for the Holidays. See you all next year!

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