Northern Ireland Gaming

Podcast


Podcast16 Nov 2008 09:07 pm

  • New Xbox Experience :
    • Avatars
    • Shiny buttons!
    • Slick intro
  • Xbox 360 versus mobile phone, which is better in a knife fight?
  • Left 4 Dead :
    • Awesome Zombie game
    • Great intro movie
    • Interesting Director AI system that plans to make life difficult for you
  • Deadspace :
    • Claustrophobic
    • DRM- sucks “Internet connection required for product activation”

NXE

Left 4 Dead

Deadspace PC

QoS

Updates:

Belfast Metal Head s reunited

Daniel Craig is Obese

Episode 8: Mish Mash

Podcast09 Nov 2008 09:06 pm

Topics:

  • Paddy’s top 10
  • Dermot’s top 10
  • Tristan top 5

Updates

  • Gears 2 out on fri
  • JT metal minute
  • Podcast31 Oct 2008 12:00 am

    Duration: 32mins

    File size: 24.3MB

    Presented by: Tristan, Dermot and Matt

    Halloween Special!!! With Intro!!!

    Topics: What Makes a scary game? -

    Atmosphere – Music -Playing with lights out

    Zombies are stupid enemies, intelligent zombies are scarier.

    Updates: JT – Background on Halloween

    Podcast29 Oct 2008 10:49 am

    Duration: 12mins

    File size: 9MB

    Presented by: Paddy and Dermot

    Paddy and Dermot do a special podcast! This is why I have no idea what they were talking about :P Deadspace, everything about that. Sorry about some of the quality I did speed editing on it!

    Podcast14 Oct 2008 10:47 am

    Duration: 31mins 37sec

    File size: 28.9MB

    Presented by: Tristan, Paddy and m00ts

    Topics:

    • Virtual worlds, is it a reality?
    • VR glasses are never going to happen… (~ m00ts, 2008)
    • Giant Hamster balls, the future VR protection?
    • 360 Screens? No…
    • Contributors – Thanks
    • We are amateur
    • Bill Gates was 64000% off when he made the statement “Computers are only ever going to need 64 kilobytes of RAM”
    • Everyone will have their own electronic personal device in 30 years (~ Tristan 2008)
    • Left 4 Dead – should be out by the end of this year?

    Updates:
    Last week’s metal minute sorry about that, won’t happen again
    Shameless Plugs:

    Up-coming entertainment site/podcast

    Replay in Bangor – ‘The Club’ on Saturdays

    http://www.theorodynamics.com/

    Warning! : High Bant to Fact ratio! *

    Podcast07 Oct 2008 10:41 am

    Duration: 31mins 50sec

    File size: 22MB

    Presented by: Tristan and Dermot

    Topics:

    • Dermot’s throwaway line “I’m gay”
    • Games which are good are on multiformat. (Apart from MGS4)
    • We have a guest Necromorph from the up and coming game DeadSpace
    • The PSN needs DLC: – Updates for games

    Themes:

    Games

    • Buying a PS3 gets you a girlfriend according to Dermot
    • The Wii is underachieving in its online;
      • Channels are inventive
      • Casual Gaming
      • No microphones
      • Very little FPS

    Send us the best/worst screenshots of Farcry Wii
    Dermot’s friend got injured from getting hit from a WiiDeadspace on Wii – creepy
    Manhunt 2 banned on the Wii

    Email us the best/worst screenshots of Spiderman 3 Wii

    Extra Life Fundraising Event from sarcastic gamer http://extralife.sarcasticgamer.com/
    A chance for you to sponsor us or to take part on Saturday 18th Oct

    Podcast30 Sep 2008 02:55 pm

    Duration: 38min 17sec

    File Size: 35MB

    Presented by: Tristan, Dermot, Matt and special guest Ciaran

    A special this week!

    Topics:

    • Multiplayer Team Fortress 2
    • Metal Gear Online
    • The do’s and don’ts on online gaming
    • The people that really annoy us (Ciaran)
    • The amounts of unhealthy hours people spend gaming

    Updates:

    • JT – Talks about Sweet Savage
    • Ciaran (our guest)

    Reviews:

    • All topic mentioned above

    (any sound problems, sorry)

    Podcast23 Sep 2008 02:51 pm

    Duration: 29min 28sec

    File Size: 20.4MB

    Presented by: Tristan, Paddy and Dermot

    Topics:

    • Retro – Why is it so popular?
    • How modern games have lost something
    • Even with the new consoles
    • What is the point of remaking old games?
      • It’s a waste of money – games that moved from one console to another failed , Spyro and Crash Bandicoot
    • Bargin bucket games – titles such as Farcry, PREY, Thief Deadly Shadows combined for a Tenner.
    • Will modern games ever be retro with their current graphics?

    Updates:

    • JT metal minutes (5 mins)

    Reviews:

  • Abe’s Odyseey
  • Podcast16 Sep 2008 02:38 pm

    Duration: 28min 30sec

    File size: 19.5MB

    Presented by: Tristan, Paddy and Matt

    Topics:

    • Graphics – what they mean in the industry
    • Franchises – how they go on and on
    • How the Wii is not casual gaming
    • Demos:
      • FFXIII demo is 2 and ½ hours long
      • Heavenly Sword demo wasn’t good for its size

    Reviews:

    • Dead Space
    • Ratchet and Clank: Quest for Booty

    Updates:

    • Sandvich
    • Heavy Update
    • New Maps
  • JT – NO details this week but hopefully next week
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