Party Loaded #226: “Control Freaks”

With the latest Nintendo direct offerings, we find ourselves dissecting the differences between the Shin Megame Tensei series and the Persona games, getting creative with some Dragon Quest Builders 2, and stepping back into the nightmarish world of Alan Wake. We also discuss the merits of player agency in video … Read more

Party Loaded #225: “Dirt To Diamonds”

Brandon Pearce (@kingbdogz) from the Minecraft gameplay development team at Mojang Studios joins us for a special chat this week, as we explore the Nether regions of the massive new Minecraft update! We also take a look at orbital salvaging operations in Hardspace: Shipbreaker, and muse on the possibilities of … Read more

Party Loaded #224: “Vicarious Trauma”

In this episode we get talking (without spoilers) on our experiences with The Last of Us Part 2, revisit the psychosis inducing journey of Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice, establish some new social links in Persona 4 Golden, and get chatting about all the latest news during our current unconventional big game … Read more

Party Loaded #223: “Pop-Up Appeal”

This week’s show has us delving into a Minecraft Dungeons adventure, assessing the narrative impact of the Final Fantasy VII Remake, and taking a tour back through Titanfall 2. Also, from quick time events, to chase scenes, to grand escapes and more, we discuss some of the most interesting pressure … Read more

Party Loaded #222: “Offbeat Tracks”

We’re pushing the lower limits this week with a deep sea adventure into Subnautica, highlights from Persona 5 Royal, and events of note in the upcoming Summer Games Fest. It’s also time to ditch the maps as we venture into an analysis on the best aspects of video game world … Read more