Player One Podcast
1095 episodes - last episode 17 Oct 2023

Join ex-game journalists Chris Johnston, Phil Theobald, and Greg Sewart as they talk about console/portable/PC games, raising kids, and the meaning of life.
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2023-10-17

This week! The Activision-Blizzard-King deal is closed, so we never have to hear about it again, right? *whistles* Sony drops a new PS5 model, cloud streaming coming to PS Plus, physical media continues declining, CJ gets a Meta Quest 3, Phil plays a cadre of licensed games, and much, much more!

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:41:22


2023-10-13

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Sports Clothes, Please Aftershow

Patrons, because we heart you very much this week is an EGM Review Quiz based upon the games in the October 1996 issue of the magazine. Can you guess which titles are being described by these review texts? Give it a try! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support!


2023-10-10

This week! LEGO Animal Crossing, A Boy and His Blob, Wii U/3DS online services getting shut down, the Mega Man Pocket Player, CJ bounces from game to game, Greg offers up his impressions of Forza Motorsport, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:42:10


2023-10-06

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Chorkin' Around Naboo Aftershow

Hi patrons/friends. This is CJ. Greg, Phil, and Paul Mattingly recorded an Aftershow and I heard it’s a review game of some kind. I can’t wait to listen, which I’ll be doing after I type out these show notes for an episode I wasn’t on! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, won’t you please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com? Thank you for your support!


2023-10-03

This week! A not-so-great week in terms of industry layoffs or Analogue preorders. We played Sea of Stars, The Outer Worlds, Slaps and Beans 2, we talk about our anticipated games for the rest of the year, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:29:27


2023-09-29

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Filled With Dread Aftershow

It’s a CJ/Phil Aftershow this week where we play some Geek Out! Video Games courtesy of the folks at Playroom. See if you can best the brains on display here (probably won’t be too hard). If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2023-09-26

This week! That big Xbox leak happened, there’s a new Kirby coming to NSO, a new Steam Deck won’t be coming for a while, Evil Dead dead?, The Outer Worlds, Tears of the Kingdom, Snoopy watch faces, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:44:17


2023-09-22

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Gregless In Seattle Aftershow

Do you wish there was more food talk on the Player One Podcast? Well, if so, you are in luck with this week’s aftershow. It’s a Defunct Food Jeopardy from hacker alias and Quiz Master MrMisterNelson! If you have an idea for a game we can play during the Aftershow, send it on in to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2023-09-19
2023-09-15

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Higher Rollers Aftershow

Patrons, welcome once again to the Aftershow. This week, it’s an ‘80s toy chest Jeopardy game submitted by hacker alias mrmisternelson! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2023-09-12

This week! We want Retro Game Challenge 1+2 collection on Switch to come to the US, Mega makes a bricked 360, E3 might be dead, Kirby’s Super Star Stacker out on NSO, Starfield gets no respect, Ys is awesome and so is Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:28:10


2023-09-08

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Where Wirehead Gets His Nose Bit Off Aftershow

It’s a Transformers Jeopardy quiz this week on the Aftershow, furnished by hacker alias mrmisternelson! Test your Autobot and Decepticon knowledge alongside our fearless hosts, who for the most part will be leaning on Phil for this entire quiz. Can they remain in positive score territory? Listen and find out! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2023-09-04

This week! We catch up on some news and then dive into some of the big releases of the last few weeks, namely Starfield and The Making of Karateka. Plus: Sea of Stars, Armored Core VI R4, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:50:37


2023-09-01

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

A Mario Block For Unicron Aftershow

Back to fun listener-submitted Jeopardy games we go! This time, it’s a Jeopardy game from hacker alias Deeb. Play along! This one was a fun one! And if you have an idea for a game we can play during the Aftershow, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support.


2023-08-29

This week! Greg and CJ are joined by Victor Lucas, the creator and host of Electric Playground. We discuss the origins of EP in the mid-’90s, how the show has changed over the years, the importance of spotlighting game creators, combating the negativity trap of gaming content on the internet, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:27:05


2023-08-25

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Lucky's Revenge Aftershow

This week we have a video game music Jeopardy quiz from CJ’s Best Friend Greg’s Best Friend Jim’s Best Friend Mike. Will our intrepid hosts be able to figure out which games these tunes are from? You’ll have to listen to find out! Play along, won’t you? If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to ​​playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2023-08-22
2023-08-18

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Foster Laziness (And Other Tips) Aftershow

Patrons, a little something different this week. Thanks to the folks at Ultra Pro/Playroom, we are playing a smidge of the board game Geek Out Video Games. Witness the three hosts as they attempt to outwit each other with video game knowledge. If you have an idea for a game we can play during the aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support!!


2023-08-15

This week! Red Dead Redemption comes to Switch and PS4, classic Pokémon games come to NSO, THQ Nordic is doing a new South Park game, Greg is still playing Tears of the Kingdom, CJ loves plastic guitars, Phil plays Arcade Paradise, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:40:18


2023-08-11

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

More...Delicious Aftershow

Dial your brain back to August of 1994 for this week’s Aftershow, a Review Quiz based upon Die Hard Game Fan’s Aug ‘94 issue. Can you guess the games being described by these reviews? Find out! If you have an idea for a game we can play during the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2023-08-08

This week! Ratatan gets funded, Animal Crossing coming to LEGO(?), Nintendo/Switch doing very well, Shining Force, Gravity Circuit, Disney Illusion Island, Double Dragon Gaiden, Twisted Metal TV series, Ace Attorney Trilogy, Exoprimal, Pikmin 4, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on X at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new website at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:36:52


2023-08-04

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

I Love Listening to Rod Stewart As I Kill Aftershow

Patrons, set those time crystals to 1998 for just a moment. Because this week, we’ve got a Review Quiz based on the August 1998 issue of Die Hard Game Fan magazine. Can the team-up of Greg and Joe (from The Trophy Room—A PlayStation Podcast) figure out which games are being described by this review text? Play along with them! If you have an idea for a game that we can play during the Aftershow, email it to ​​playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support!


2023-08-01

This week! CJ’s back and he played a lot of games. We talk about Greg’s Tears of the Kingdom addiction, Fortnite skins, Pikmin 4, Exoprimal, The Expanse (Telltale), My Friendly Neighborhood, Tents & Trees, Illusion Island, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on X at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:36:54


2023-07-24

This week! Greg and Phil chat about the many Dizzy games and Euro platformers they played and loved in the past. Plus the awkward moments of Policenauts and Last Alert, Gravity Circuit, Pikmin 4, and much, much more. Join them, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:34:38


2023-07-21

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Mario’s Artris Artetris Tetris Art Aftershow

Tonight we travel back in time to August of 1991 for this EGM Review Quiz. The idea is simple - I blank out game names/publishers and read the reviews from an issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly. Greg and Phil try to guess the game being reviewed. You can play along! If you have an idea for a game we can play on the aftershow, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks again for being a Patreon backer!


2023-07-18
2023-07-14

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

The Olympics Of Sucking Aftershow

Welcome once again to the Aftershow. This week, an EGM Review Quiz from the August 1996 issue. Think you can guess the games being reviewed before Phil and Greg? Try your hand at this and play along! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for supporting our show!


2023-07-11

This week! CJ’s back and played a whole bunch of games. Yuji Naka’s suspended prison sentence, how to make a new Mega Man, some great new Genesis games on NSO, Zelda, Pinball FX, Gimmick!, Pikmin 4, Dave the Diver and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:43:56


2023-07-07

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Draw Four Aftershow

This week, it’s a nerd knowledge Jeopardy with episode 768 guest Paul Mattingly of Matt & Mattingly’s Ice Cream Social. Watch as true nerds are tested with their geek knowledge and play along if you dare! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!

 

 


2023-07-04

This week! CJ abandoned us again. Greg and Phil discuss Phil's shameful (glorious?) Steam library, lots of Zelda, some tweets, and a little bit about our earliest gaming memories. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:33:14


2023-06-27

This week! A Nintendo Direct happened, and we invited Benjamin Rivers of BancyCo to discuss it. Also: More Zelda, Final Fantasy XVI and the FF1 Pixel Remaster, Sonic Origins, Rogue Legacy 2, Chicken McNugget Tetris, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:35:31


2023-06-20
2023-06-13

This week! It’s not E3, but it’s kinda like that feeling. We talk about the games that interested us (mostly CJ). Plus some more talk about Tears of the Kingdom, Street Fighter 6, Jungle Strike, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:52:29


2023-06-09

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Link Grunts Aftershow

For this week’s Aftershow we have an EGM review game from the July 1990 issue. Can you guess the games being described in this review text? Maybe? Try it out! Also, if you have an idea for a game that’s not a review game that we can play in the Aftershow, please for the love of god email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thank you for your support!


2023-06-06

This week! It’s a VR grab bag with the Quest 3 announcement, Samba de Amigo in VR, Apple’s headset getting announced this week (happened after we recorded), plus more Tears of the Kingdom, Star Wars Jedi: Survivor, We Love Katamari REROLL + Royal Reverie, Street Fighter 6, Guilty Gear Strive, Beat Saber, Pistol Whip, Audica, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:49:13


2023-06-02

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Nothing But Bezel Aftershow

Set that mindset back to July of 1991. Cuz this Aftershow is a quiz based on the games reviewed in the July ‘91 issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly. Can you guess the games described in this review text? Play along! If you have an idea for a game we can play during the aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2023-05-29

This week! Sony held a PlayStation showcase and it was pretty good! We played more Tears of the Kingdom and needed to talk about it again. Plus Faxanadu, Catan, Walkabout Mini-Golf, HUMANITY, Super Mario Advance, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:40:23


2023-05-26

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Fantastic In Every Way But Gameplay Aftershow

Patrons, welcome. This week, it’s an EGM review quiz from July 1996—the first issue with Dan/Shawn/Crispin in the review crew. Can you guess the games being described by this review text when the game names are blanked out? Play along! If you have an idea for a game we can play during the aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for supporting the show!


2023-05-23

This week! PlayStation Showcase, more Mario titles on NSO, Mortal Kombat 1 confusion. Plus: except for Phil, we’re still playing Zelda; Star Wars Jedi: Survivor, HUMANITY, Murtop, Mazinger Z Arcade Archives and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:50:53


2023-05-16

This week! It’s all-Zelda, pretty much the whole episode. We’re not far into the game so if you’ve played for about 5 hours or so we don’t talk about anything you haven’t already seen. And that’s it!

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:37:30


2023-05-09

This week! Zelda is upon us but Apple Arcade has a boatload of new games, Atari bought a bunch more IP, the Gran Turismo movie trailer is out, Lego 2K Drive has a battle pass that doesn’t expire, Star Wars Jedi: Survivor, Final Fantasy II Pixel Remaster, Tape to Tape, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:45:34


2023-05-05

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Toad Sounds Aftershow

Patrons, thank you again for supporting our show. This week’s aftershow is a Street Fighter-related Jeopardy quiz submitted by hacker alias juanster. Do the hosts know enough about the world warriors to end up in positive territory? Listen and find out! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support.


2023-05-02

This week! A Twisted Metal TV show teaser, PS VR2 coming to retail, Samba De Amigo, Armored Core VI, Zelda previews, Picross S9, Galaga ‘88, Star Wars Jedi: Survivor, Final Fantasy Pixel Remaster, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:22:49


2023-04-28

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Rift It Out Together Aftershow

Get in a 1991 state of mind, cuz this week’s Aftershow is an EGM Review Quiz from the June 1991 issue. That’s 30 years ago. What! Can you guess the games being described by this review text? Good luck to you! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, send it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2023-04-25

This week! New Genesis games on NSO, Atari acquires a bunch of IP, LEGO sets aplenty, Advance Wars 1+2 Reboot Camp, Final Fantasy Pixel Remasters, Disney Speedstorm, Deceive Inc., Cosmo Gang: The Video and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:36:00


2023-04-21

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

DecapAttack With A Fox Aftershow

Get those noggins ready for a quiz. This week, an EGM Review Crew Quiz on the games from the June 1996 issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly. Can you guess the games being described here? If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, send it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support!


2023-04-18

This week! Getting super-hyped for Tears of the Kingdom because of that final trailer, Final Fantasy XVI actually looks awesome, some culturally insensitive stuff in Mega Man Battle Network Legacy Collection, Wildfrost (demo) and much, much more! Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:14:27


2023-04-14

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Little More Vodka Drunkinski Aftershow

OK so we thought this Jeopardy was going to be about Mr. Show (a great sketch comedy show that you should watch on HBO Max). But instead, the categories themselves are merely Mr. Show themed. The actual questions/answers are all video game stuff. So, no need to watch Mr. Show before listening, but you should do that anyway. Thanks to hacker alias A Hind D for the quiz. And if you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to us at playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for your support!


2023-04-11
2023-04-07

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Get On It, Squenix! Aftershow

It’s a Sega Jeopardy quiz this week, patrons! This week it’s from hacker alias Mister Mr Nelson, and we get to flex our memories and see just how much of the game libraries of various Sega hardware we remember. Play along! If you have an idea for a game we can play on the Aftershow, email it to us at playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for your support!


2023-04-04

This week! We learned more about Tears of the Kingdom and what’ll be different (and not). E3 got canceled! The Tetris Movie is out and some of us watched it (and you should too). Plus The Murder of Sonic the Hedgehog, Alien: Isolation, Attack of the Friday Monsters, JaJaMaru and Wonder Boy Collections, Dredge, Tchia, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:34:21


2023-03-31

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Trunk Full Of Cheddar Bay Biscuits Aftershow

Patrons, welcome to the Aftershow. This week, it’s an E3 quote Jeopardy quiz from hacker alias Chrixter. This one really tests our memories. Can we remember various things mentioned or introduced at the Electronic Entertainment Expo? Listen and find out. If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to us at playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2023-03-28
2023-03-21

This week! Greg and Phil are on their own to talk Atari buying Stern IP, Toxic Crusaders, new NSO games, Ridge Racer Type 4 on PS Plus, Dead Cells, Bayonetta Origins, Metroid Prime, Road Rash 3DO and much, much more. Join them, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:29:00


2023-03-17

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

758: Makes His Own Gravy Aftershow

On this weeks’ Aftershow we present to you a Jeopardy quiz submitted by hacker alias Mister Mr Nelson! We attempt to identify games for lesser-known systems just by their back-of-box descriptions. Will our hosts be able to eke out a win? Find out! If you have an idea for a game that we can play during the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for your support!


2023-03-14

This week! Meta Quest subscription services, Wargoove sequel, DK LEGO, a Sea of Thieves documentary, Gran Turismo, Dead Cells Castlevania, Resident Evil 4 demo, Mario Kart 8, Breath of the Wild, Fortnite, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:29:02


2023-03-10

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Dials For Those Who Can’t Game Good Aftershow

Patrons, we have an EGM Review Quiz for you this week. This time out, it’s from the May 1996 issue. Set your time circuits to ‘90s, get those thinking caps on, and let’s go! If you have an idea for a game we can play during the aftershow, email it to us at playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thank you for your support!


2023-03-07

This week! Metroid/Mario Kart/Dead Cells stuff hits this week, Naka admits guilt in insider trading case, the Mario movie gets moved up 2 days, more PS VR2, Shining in the Darkness, Metroid Prime, Give Me Toilet Paper, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:20:22


2023-03-03

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

Doing Your Homework Is Totally Dope Aftershow

On this week’s aftershow, listen to the hosts attempt to take on a Jeopardy quiz from hacker alias Chrixter! This one’s all about video game cheat devices, mods, tricks, etc. Put on your thinking caps and play along. Got an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow? Email it to us at playeronepodcast@gmail.com!


2023-02-28

This week! It’s PS VR2 time, and we played some games including Horizon: Call of the Mountain, Gran Turismo 7, Moss, Thumper, Rez Infinite, Tetris Effect: Connected, Resident Evil VIllage, The Last Clockwinder, Kayak VR and more. There was also a PlayStation State of Play with Suicide Squad and HUMANITY (cue CJ applause). Plus: Mega Man in Minecraft, Kirby’s Return to Dream Land Deluxe, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:43:00


2023-02-24

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

755: Protect Your Asset Aftershow

Patrons! Welcome to the aftershow. This week we’ve got a mainline Zelda Jeopardy quiz from hacker alias Chrixter. Can our hosts hijack their way to a Hylian homer? I won’t spoil it here. Grab those headphones and play along. If you have an idea for a game we can play in the aftershow email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support.


2023-02-21

This week! PS VR2 is upon us and we’ve got some new announcements like Cosmic Smash and an RE Village demo, a trailer for the Tetris movie, plus more gushing about the Nintendo Direct, Metroid Prime Remastered, The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap, Dead Space, Hi-Fi Rush, Wild Hearts, Ghostbusters Spirits Unleashed and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:24:20


2023-02-17

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

754: Truck Not Monkey Aftershow

Patrons, this week we have a Seinfeld-related Jeopardy quiz from listener Zach Miller. What do our intrepid hosts know about the show about nothing? You’re about to find out! Thanks so much to Zach for the quiz. If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com!


2023-02-14
2023-02-10

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

753: I’m An Accessory For The Toy Aftershow

Patrons, this week it’s a quiz from a non-patron! GASP! Listener Larry takes a crack at stumping the hosts with a Jeopardy quiz. Will the hosts get taken down? Only one way to find out, and that is—to listen. If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to us at playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for your support!


2023-02-07
2023-02-03

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

What’s The Resolution Of An M&M? Aftershow

Patrons! Thank you again for your support of our show. This week we have a Jeopardy game submitted by listener (and Radio Free Nintendo podcaster) Guillaume Veillette. Which host will win, and which host will lose, and which host...will neither win nor lose. It’s host v host v host in this gaming Jeopardy. If you have an idea for a game we can play during the aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again!


2023-01-31
2023-01-27

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

751: Rodney Alan Greenbacks Aftershow

This week’s aftershow is a Jeopardy game based on SNES/Super Famicom games that should be available via Nintendo Switch Online, but aren’t! Will our intrepid hosts be able to decipher which carts deserve NSO honors? You’ll only find out by listening! If you have an idea for a game we can play on the aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support!


2023-01-24

This week! Some hot PS VR2 lineup news, The Last of Us is a hit for HBO, Stadia is out of here, and layoffs hit gaming and gaming outlets. Plus: Fire Emblem Engage, God of War (2018), Pocket Card Jockey: Ride On!, Friday the 13th Killer Puzzle, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:43:36


2023-01-20

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

750: No Discernible Flavor Aftershow

Patrons, we’ve got a Mario Jeopardy quiz for you this week courtesy of hacker alias Chrixter! Does our intrepid collection of oldsters know as much about Mario as they think they do? You’re about to find out! If you have an idea for a game we can play during the Aftershow, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2023-01-17

This week! Oreos come to Xbox, Skull and Bones gets delayed, Xbox and Bethesda have a Direct-style presentation in the pipeline, Valis I, Stray, The Callisto Protocol, Ys VIII and anime characters walking in on someone, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:13:08


2023-01-13

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

749: What’s A Heat Shield? Aftershow

Patrons! We have for you this week an EGM review jeopardy game as submitted by hacker alias MisterMrNelson. It is based around the summer issues of Electronic Gaming Monthly magazine. Will this quiz also leave our intrepid hosts crushed and in negative score territory? There is only one way to find out, I’m afraid. No, it’s not asking CJ on Twitter. If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support!


2023-01-10

This week! It’s a new year! Maybe it’ll be a big one for The Last of Us, Pocket Card Jockey is returning on Apple Arcade, PSVR2 gets some more launch games announced, plus: God of War (2018), Rollerdrome, Lil Gator Game and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:21:54


2023-01-06

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

748: Get Your Hades Meal Aftershow

Patrons! This week we have the second part of our Review Game Jeopardy submitted by hacker alias MisterMrNelson. It is very much more difficult to figure out what game is being described by some of these earlier reviews. I mean, wow. Come listen to the train wreck of us trying to guess these games cuz it is a spectacle. Thanks again for your support, and if you have an idea for a game we can play during the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks!


2023-01-03

This week! It’s our first episode of 2023, so you know what that means…it’s game of the year time! Please give a listen and hear all about our favorite games of the year. Which aren’t always games! Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 2:04:22


2022-12-30

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

747: I’m Not Watching Citizen Kane Aftershow

Patrons! It is the year 1994. Not actually, but… this quiz. It’s an EGM review quiz Jeopardy game submitted by MisterMrNelson. In this Aftershow we do the first half of the quiz and we shall return for part two next week. If you have an idea for a game we can play during the Aftershow, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2022-12-27

This week! Not much in the way of news, but we got Sports Story and some updates to 2022’s best TMNT games. Also we talk about Picross X: Picbits Vs. Uzboross, Sail Forth, Donut Dodo, Ridge Racer 2, River City Girls 2, and much, much more. Next week is our game of the year episode. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:36:46


2022-12-23

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

746: Raincoat Sangria Aftershow

Patrons, we have a great Aftershow for you this week. Once again we are using reviews from an issue of Game Fan (the March 1996 issue), and Phil/Greg have to guess the games being reviewed. Then we chat a little about the Game Fan/EGM rivalry as well. If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support!


2022-12-20
2022-12-16

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

745: Snow Problem Aftershow

Patrons! This week we have another review game for you, a SECOND one from the February 1996 issue of Die Hard Game Fan magazine. Can Phil or Greg remember what games are being reviewed when I blank out any identifying terms? We shall see! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks so much for your support of our show. Unfortunately there is no video version of this week’s Aftershow.


2022-12-13

This week! We call out the world premieres that caught our eye during The Game Awards, Xbox raising prices and bridging COD to Switch, Yuji Naka back in trouble, The Callisto Protocol, Need For Speed Unbound, Vampire Survivors, God of War (2018), GigaBash, Divine Knockout, Pokémon Scarlet, Dragon Quest Treasures, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:46:00


2022-12-09

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

744: Trifle Of A Pandemic Aftershow

Patrons! It is that time again. Time what we drop a new Aftershow upon thee! This week, it’s a general nerdery Jeopardy quiz from listener Zach Miller. For the first time in a while our three hosts compete against each other—who will escape victorious? You will just have to listen! And if you have an idea for a game we can play during the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support!


2022-12-06

This week! We’re excited for all the new movie/TV show trailers that hit last week, there may be a new Pocket Card Jockey coming soon, a Starship Troopers game is in the works, Vampire Survivors is the bullet hell/cookie clicker/endorphin rush that’s difficult to describe, Callisto Protocol sure is a Dead Space-like, Donut Dodo, Elevator Action Returns, God of War, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:24:07


2022-12-02

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

743: Galan’s Underground Aftershow

Thank you for your continued support, patrons. This week we have a Game Fan Review Game, this time from the February 1996 issue of the magazine. Can Greg and Phil guess which game is being described by this review text? It is much harder than you’d think. If you have an idea for a game we can play during the aftershow please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for listening!


2022-11-29

This week! We are joined by Joseph Moran of The Trophy Room: A PlayStation Podcast to talk Yuji Naka’s arrest, the ABK-Microsoft acquisition, 20 years of Xbox Live, God of War Ragnarok, McPixel 3, Sonic Frontiers, Plague Tale Requiem, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 2:14:05


2022-11-18

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

742: Void Your Bowels While You Disembowel Aftershow

Let’s go Aftershow! This time it’s a Review Game based around the January 1996 issue of Die Hard Game Fan. Can Phil and Greg guess the right games being described by these reviews? Let’s find out. If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support!


2022-11-15

This week! PSVG’s Donnie Reece joins Phil and CJ to talk Sonic Frontiers, Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope, the Indie World Showcase, Sports Story, Rogue Legacy 2, Atari 50: The Anniversary Celebration, God of War Ragnarok, the link between electricity and solving motion sickness, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 2:01:39


2022-11-11

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

741: A Short Experience Aftershow

Thanks for tossing a token to your podcasters, patrons! This week we have an arcade Jeopardy quiz provided by hacker alias Marky Marg2. Can our hosts answer these coin-op questions correctly? Just one way to find out. By listening. Or by asking a fellow patron what happened but what’s the fun in that. If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks again for your support!


2022-11-08

This week! PSVR2 price lands with a thud, AstroBot is nowhere to be found, EA signs up for some more Marvel video games, Ratchet & Clank celebrate 20 years, the Genesis Mini 2 is out and awesome, Greg played a lot of Disney video games for charity, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:32:51


2022-11-04

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

740: You Can Ride That Dog Aftershow

It’s review game time once again. This week, we have reviews from the January 1996 issue of Die Hard Game Fan. Can Phil and Greg figure out what games are being described in the text from these reviews? Listen and find out! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2022-11-01

This week! All the lint that’s fit to trap…and then clean out. We talk God of War spoilers, Rieko Kodama’s passing, Gotham Knights, 8-bit games that should have existed, Gotham Knights, Ace Angler: Fishing Spirits, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:26:42


2022-10-28

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

739: Can’t Sneeze Without Getting Some Kind of Trinket Aftershow

Patrons, we thank you so much for your continued support of our show. This week’s aftershow is a Jeopardy quiz from hacker alias A Hind D. Will just TWO of the hosts be able to eke out a positive score win? You’ll just have to listen and find out! If you have an idea for a game we can play during the aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2022-10-25

This week! Netflix exploring the cloud, Sony makes an expensive Dual Sense, Silent Hill and Resident Evil remakes are coming soon, and CJ got the Logitech G Cloud and loves it. Plus: Greg played A Plague Tale Requiem, Phil continues playing Return to Monkey Island, the hosts pick their pizza toppings, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:17:40


2022-10-21

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

738: Nerds Of Our Age (GOTY 2020) Aftershow

Patrons! Once again, we return to you, Jeopardy quiz in hand. This one’s from listener Zach Miller and has us figuring out questions relating to popular video game consoles. Will our memories hold up? Find out! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support!


2022-10-18

This week! Luke Lohr from the Xbox Expansion Pass joins us to chat games! In this episode: Bayonetta’s voice actress got short-changed, Meta Quest Pro is just for business, Gotham Knights is a dirty 30 frames per second, Konami teases a Silent Hill thing, Cyberpunk 2077, Kill It With Fire, Dragon Ball: The Breakers, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:35:39


2022-10-14

If you support us on Patreon, you may know that we have been doing Aftershows weekly for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

737: Need At Least Two People To Have People Aftershow

Patrons, thank you again for your support this year. We hope your holidays are going well. This week, a Jeopardy game for you from hacker alias Bragg. The hosts stretch their video game knowledge to the limits with this one. Will they squeak out a positive score? Listening is your only way to find out for sure. No spoilers here. If you have an idea for a game we can play during the Aftershow, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2022-10-11

This week! Mario movie trailer, early black box Zelda comes to light, the Dead Space gameplay trailer is awesome, PSVR2 mass production begins, plus The Last of Us Part I (spoilers), Dakar Desert Rally, Picross S8, Overwatch 2, Dragon Ball The Breakers, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:33:43


2022-10-07

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

736: There Are No Mondays In Space Aftershow

Patrons, get those quarters ready. We’ve got another arcade-based quiz from Hacker Alias Marky Marg2! Will our intrepid team of Quarter Munchaaz be able to hang with this Jeopardy game built to push their coin-op knowledge to the breaking point? Only one way to find out. By listening, of course. If you have an idea for a quiz we can play in the aftershow, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thank you for your support!


2022-10-04

This week! Special guest Chris Baker joins us to talk Circus Electrique. Plus: The Last of Us HBO teaser, Google shutters Stadia, the new E3 takes shape, Police Quest III is cringe, Phil platinums The Last of Us Part I, games we were excited to play as journalists, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:58:40


2022-09-30

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

735: DLC That Just Gives You the Trophies Aftershow

Patrons! We thank you for your continued support of our show. This week, the Aftershow festivities are a Jeopardy game as submitted by hacker alias Happy Canard. It is filled with video game questions read on the REAL Jeopardy in tribute to Alex Trebek’s recent passing. Can the crew best this board? Only one way to find out! And if you have an idea for a game we can play on the show please email it to us at playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support!


2022-09-27
2022-09-23

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

733: Leaving The House Is Not A Holiday Aftershow

Patrons! We are thankful for your support of our show! This week’s Aftershow is a review quiz from the December 1995 issue of Die Hard Game Fan magazine. Can Greg and Phil guess which games are being described just by the review text? Can YOU beat their score? The only way to find out is to take a listen. If you have an idea for a game we can play on the Aftershow please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks again for your support and have a lovely Thanksgiving!


2022-09-20
2022-09-16

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

732: The Floats Aren’t Jumpy Aftershow

Patrons, we hope you’re doing well during this strange time. This week, we have another review quiz; this time from the October 1995 issue of Die Hard Game Fan magazine. Can you guess what games are being described by the review text? Find out along with Phil and Greg! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com.


2022-09-13

This week! The Nintendo Direct is still on, Disney announced a bunch of game stuff, CJ has fallen down the Splatoon 3 spiral, the TMNT Collection continues to be bodacious, Phil is disappointed by a Transformers VR game, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:39:41


2022-09-09

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. We are release Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

731: I Hate When My NATs Are Moderate Aftershow

In this week’s Aftershow we travel back in time for a little review game based on the November 1995 issue of Die Hard Game Fan magazine. Turns out this was also sort of a generational transition time! How the times have changed. See if you can best our hosts at this game of guessing. If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2022-09-05

This week! Frothing demand for a Nintendo Direct increases, local split-screen co-op is nixed from Halo Infinite, we all played a bunch of TMNT Cowabunga Collection and The Last of Us Part I (no spoilers), and discussion of Arcade Paradise, Pac-Man World Re-Pac, Binbok Joy-con and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:39:45


2022-09-02

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

720: Put Q-Bert On It Aftershow

Patrons! Listen up as the hosts try to scare up the answers to listener Zach Miller’s Console Graveyard Jeopardy game. Slightly late for the Halloween just passed, but very early for the Halloween of 2021! Sit back, relax, and enjoy. Thanks to Zach Miller for the quiz! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com!


2022-08-30

This week! Sony raises the price of the PlayStation 5 in most territories (except the US), PSVR2 coming in early 2023, a Killer Klowns game is a real thing, Sakurai and Kojima are creating content, Kermit becomes a web-slinger, Greg cringes through the worst part of Leisure Suit Larry 5, CJ geeks out on Splatoon and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:25:12


2022-08-26

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

729: When Will Then Be Now Aftershow

Greetings, patrons! This week, we’ve got a character quiz from hacker alias A Hind D. That means we try and guess the name of a game based solely on the names of its characters. Which host shall reign victorious? You can only find out by listening. If you have an idea for a game we can play on the Aftershow, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for your support!


2022-08-23

This week! The full Genesis Mini 2 list is revealed, Embracer buys everything, Cursed to Golf, Cult of the Lamb, Kirby Dream Buffet, traveling to Japan, games we wanted to like but didn’t, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:21:43


2022-08-19

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

728: But I Want My System Wars Aftershow

Got next! This week, patrons, we’ve got an arcade-centric quiz from hacker alias MarkyMarg2. Does the crew know their coin-ops? You’ll just have to listen to find out. If you have an idea for a quiz, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for your support!


2022-08-16

This week! More Mega Drive Mini 2 games, DBZ coming to Fortnite, a Pac-Man movie, Splatoon 3 Direct details, Shin-chan, Cult of the Lamb, Freshly Frosted, Arcade Paradise, Phil’s favorite review, songs in games that have endeared us and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:26:50


2022-08-12

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

727: Pull a Little Sticker off to Expose the Crevasse Aftershow

Hello Patreon patrons! This week’s Jeopardy quiz comes to us from hacker alias Leehro and covers...a...variety of subjects. Will our hosts come out on top? You can only find out by listening. Because I’m not going to reveal that information here. But if you have an idea for a quiz we can play on the show, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support!


2022-08-09

This week! Is Oculus’ price increase a sign of things to come? Plus: PlayStation gets a Backbone (One) for cloud gaming, Logitech plans a cloud-dedicated handheld, Mario Kart 8 tracks, Final Fantasy Pixel Remaster, Mega Man Battle & Fighters, Age of Calamity, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:25:27


2022-08-05

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

726: Mounties On A Log Aftershow

Patrons o patrons! This week’s Jeopardy quiz comes from hacker alias “You’ll have to speak up, I’m wearing a towel.” Listen on as our hosts guess the source of quotes, figure out paraphrased video game titles, protagonist names, and much more. If you have an idea for a quiz that we can play during the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support of our show!


2022-08-02

This week! It’s not a regular episode because all of us—yep, everybody—are out on vacation. So instead, join CJ and Greg for a discussion of video game reviews and then a dissection and discussion of some of the reviews we’ve written in the past. We hope you enjoy this episode!

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:48:39


2022-07-30

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

725: Most Of Us Are Mostly Water Aftershow

Patrons! It’s a soundtrack quiz, provided this week by hacker alias Happy Canard. Can our intrepid hosts figure out the game soundtrack by just track names? Play along and see if you can beat them. If you have an idea for a quiz we can play during the Aftershow, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks again for your support!


2022-07-26

This week! The Atari 2600 is back in LEGO form, that Daiva game you wanted is on NSO, The Last of Us Part I has its own backlash, plus we talk in a non-spoilery way about the cat game (Stray), CJ’s still playing Fortnite and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:22:18


2022-07-22

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

724: The Kidney Zone Aftershow

Patrons! It is that time again—time for a review game! We took reviews from the September 2000 issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly, blanked out the game names, companies, and developers, and then made Phil and Greg try to guess what game is being described. Can they do it? WHO WILL WIN. Find out, by listening! Also, if you have an idea for a game we can play during the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com!


2022-07-19

This week! Sega will ship you a Genesis Mini 2 from Japan, Bayonetta 3 gets a release date and nudity-censoring mode, Phil’s been buying wacky instruments again, CJ talks rage rooms, The Office LEGO set is only half the office, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:20:03


2022-07-15

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

723: Oh My Goodness Darth Vader Is Here Aftershow

Patrons! This week’s quiz is an apology Nintendoaire quiz from hacker alias zmiller1902, aka Zach Miller. Play along and see if you can beat Greg at video game trivia! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2022-07-12
2022-07-08

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

722: The Legend of Meatlong Aftershow

Patrons, rejoice! We have another soundtrack quiz, this time from hacker alias A Hind D. Our intrepid hosts attempt to guess the game name based on three track names from the soundtrack. Play along and see if you can beat the hosts! If you have an idea for a quiz we can play in the Aftershow, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2022-07-05

This week! Atari turns 50 with a new collection, Monkey Island’s divisive new art style, AtGames is forcing us to endure Pac-Mom, All Your Base Are Belong to NSO, no hope for Sly, Portal, F1 22, ElecHead, CJ is all-in on Fortnite, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:47:04


2022-06-28

This week! Greg welcomes guests Bill Tucker (of A Gamer Looks At 40) and Chris Alaimo (of Classic Gaming Quarterly) to the show to chat Sega, Sega, and more SEGA (and some other stuff too). Plenty of Sega-related news this week, some Sonic Origins-related news and talk, plus Blade Runner Enhanced Edition, Horizon Forbidden West, Shredder’s Revenge, PGA 2k21, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:23:04


2022-06-24

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

721: Cliff Clavin, That’s His Name Aftershow

Patrons, we appreciate your support of our show over these many years. This week, listener Rob has sent us a soundtrack quiz. The idea is that we have to guess the name of the game based on 3 track names from the soundtrack. We had a lot of fun tackling this one. Can you score higher than we did? Probably! If you have an idea for a quiz that we can play during the Aftershow, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support.


2022-06-21
2022-06-17

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

720: Maybe I Don’t Want to Feel Things Aftershow

Welcome to the Aftershow, patrons. This week, it’s a Jeopardy quiz from hacker alias Cheesecake Jones about the games that have shaped his life and experiences. Can the crew adequately decipher these riddles and come out on top? The only way to find out is to listen. Thanks for supporting our show! If you have an idea for a quiz/game that we can play on the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com!


2022-06-14

This week! It’s E3, but not. So we talk about some of the stuff we were interested in coming out of the presentations. And then we chatted about Gran Turismo 7, Mario Strikers Battle League, Fornite Zero Build, Donkey Kong 3, and much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:22:17


2022-06-10

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

719: Kind of the Mob Over Here Aftershow

Patrons, we’ve got a delicious quiz for you this week. It’s a video game food-themed Jeopardy quiz sent in by hacker alias Scoop Jessica! Will your fearless hosts feast on points this week, or shall it be a famine? Only one way to find out—by listening. If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2022-06-07

This week! Ben Rivers joins us to talk Mega Drive Mini 2, Sonic fans asking for a delay to Frontiers, Yu Suzuki’s new Apple Arcade game, State of Play, Wonder Boy Collection, Kyoei Toshi, Sakura Wars, MYST, Resident Evil VIII and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:22:56


2022-06-03

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

718: Look Out, It’s Proprietary Jack Aftershow

This is it! The one you have been waiting for. The final round of Who Wants to be a Nintendoaire with Greg in the hot seat. Will Greg be able to vanquish both CJ’s and Phil’s scores from previous weeks? Find out! Thanks to listener Zach Miller for the quiz! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow please send it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for supporting our show!


2022-05-30

This week! Sony has a few hiccups with the new PS Plus, but they’ve got some TV/movie deals with the likes of Netflix and Amazon, Star Wars Jedi: Survivor is teased, Sega has an event later this week to announce a new project, Pac-Man Museum+ kinda sucks, CJ plays Elden Ring, Greg finishes Moss Book II, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:21:52


2022-05-27

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

717: The Infinite Part Is Your Maximum Spending Aftershow

Patrons, this week we have round TWO of Who Wants to be a Nintendoaire, courtesy of Zach Miller. This time, CJ’s up. Can he beat Phil’s showing from last week? Only one way to find out! If you’ve got an idea for a game we can play on the Aftershow please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support!


2022-05-24

This week! Phil gets a new toy, a glimpse at the first drop of PS Plus games, Ugly Sonic comes back, the Iron Giant is ready to fight, and we talk about Ghostwire Tokyo, Moss Book II, Not For Broadcast, Layer Section & Galactic Attack, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:38:52


2022-05-20

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

716: Hope Your Day Improves Aftershow

Patrons! This week’s quiz is Who Wants to be a Nintendoaire—an adaptation of Who Wants to be a Millionaire—from listener and quiz master for Nintendo World Report, Zach Miller. We play the first of what will be a couple Aftershow games this week. First up in the hot seat: Phil. If you have an idea for a game we can play on the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2022-05-17
This week! Gotham Knights gameplay, an Indie World showcase, delays on Redfall and Starfield, Dead Space gets a date, Phil dips into… *checks notes* Fortnite, Greg gets his Ys on, CJ loves the Evil Dead game, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:30:04


2022-05-13

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

715: Leave No Poop Behind Aftershow

We continue reading reviews from the very first issue of Game Fan once again. Can you guess which games are being described by these reviews? It’s harder than you think. If you have an idea for a game we can play on the aftershow please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for your support!


2022-05-10

This week! Embracer scoops up Square Enix’s western studios, Xbox partners with Epic to bring Fortnite to cloud gaming for free, Xbox Live has some connectivity woes, and we talk about Leisure Suit Larry, Rogue Legacy 2, Slime Rancher, Blue Fire, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:15:33


2022-05-06
If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

714: I’m a Bozo Main Aftershow

Patrons! Welcome to the aftershow. This week, a Game Fan review game from the magazine's VERY FIRST issue. Can you guess which games are being described by this review text? Listen and find out! We are also eagerly awaiting listener-submitted quizzes. Email your game ideas to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2022-05-03

This week! Yuji Naka was fired from Balan Wonderworld and sued Square Enix, the Mario movie has been delayed, E3 lives on in spirit via showcases in June, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:41:14


2022-04-29

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

713: So Much Freedom Aftershow

We thank you, patrons, for your support of our podcast. This week, we present a review quiz based on games from the July 2000 issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly. Play along at home and see if you can guess the games being described by these reviews! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support!


2022-04-26

This week! Captain Logun joins us to talk lots of Sega-related news. We’ve got Crazy Taxi and Jet Set Radio revivals rumored to be in the cards, Sonic Origins coming soon, new Genesis games for NSO, and a Streets of Rage movie. Plus: Sea of Thieves talk, Dysmantle, Moss Book II, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:48:01


2022-04-22
If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

712: A Chain of Cages Aftershow

Patrons we thank you for your support. This week we’ve got a Jeopardy from listener Zach Miller! Will our intrepid hosts be able to walk out of this one with a positive score, or will their lack of knowledge in certain genres lead them to an agonizing loss. Only one way to find out—listen! If you have an idea for a game we can play on the show, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support!


2022-04-19

This week! COVID cases confirmed, Cabbage Patch Kids, Capcom’s second Arcade Stadium announced, a mysterious Bandai Namco remaster for Nintendo, Formula Retro Racing, Gotta Protectors: Cart of Darkness, LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga, Sonic Roblox, Game Boy Camera and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:20:57


2022-04-15

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

711: It's About Time Aftershow

Twenty years ago Greg Sewart joined EGM and this week’s Review Quiz is direct from his very first issue. Will Greg remember some of the games he had to review? Will Phil remember the games Greg may have reviewed in his first issue? Only you, dear listener, can find out by playing this Aftershow. Thanks for your support, and if you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks!


2022-04-12
This week! Revivals of Monkey Island, Tomb Raider, Max Payne, Pac-Mom is a thing, Rogue Legacy exits early access, Tunic, LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga (is awesome) and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:13:28


2022-04-08

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

710: Showing off the Goods Aftershow

For your listening pleasure, we present to you a Jeopardy-style quiz inspired by the TMNT II: Secret of the Ooze talk last episode, submitted by listener A Hind D. Will we know any of the answers? Listen and find out! If you have an idea for a game we can play on the show please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com!


2022-04-04

This week! Greg and Phil are joined by Ben Rivers to talk new PlayStation Plus tiers, NSO retro games, E3 skipping 2022, Saturn Phantasmagoria translation project, Kirby and the Forgotten Land, Tokimeki Memorial, the EGRET II Mini, Analogue Pocket and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

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2022-04-01

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

709: Too Small to Be Playable Aftershow

We are back with another Jeopardy quiz for you patrons. This week that’s all thanks to listener Jeremy for providing the fun. How much do the hosts know about tabletop RPGs? Find out in the beginning of this quiz! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks so much for your support!


2022-03-29

This week! The Switch gets groups, Sony about to announce their Game Pass competitor, Illfonic’s Ghostbusters game is unveiled, Gran Turismo changes, Kirby and the Forgotten Land, Tempest 4000, Swarm, Yuki, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest: 

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:22:42


2022-03-25

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

708: Sandman and the Rhino Go Wine Tasting Aftershow

Patrons! We are back once again with a quiz. This time, it’s from hacker alias KSO_514 who put together a selection of quotes from our previous podcasts and made the hosts guess which other host said them. We have done so many episodes and our memories are of course extra foggy...which host will emerge victoriously? Listen and find out! Thanks for your support of our show. If you have an idea for a game we can play on the show, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com!


2022-03-22

This week! Gran Turismo 7 problems, Hogwarts Legacy, The Quarry, no building in Fortnite, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe DLC, Tunic, Stranger of Paradise demo, Dawn of the Monsters, Chex Quest, and much, much more! Join us, won’t you.

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:37:35


2022-03-18

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

707: What Happens When Collision Is On? Aftershow

Patrons! This week, an EGM review quiz for your earholes. This one is from the May 2000 issue, and features games from retro consoles like the original PlayStation, Neo Geo Pocket Color, Nintendo 64, Game Boy Color, and Dreamcast. How’s your memory of that era? Test yourself with this quiz! If you have an idea for a game we can play on the Aftershow, send it to us at playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again for your support!


2022-03-14

This week! The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles take over State of Play, F-Zero X is awesome, Resident Evil 4 VR, Nock, Kirby and the Forgotten Land (demo), Horizon Forbidden West, Gran Turismo 7, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 58:53


2022-03-11

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

706: Bunch of Brown Rocks Aftershow

The hosts team up to take on a harder Jeopardy quiz from listener Zach Miller. Will the hosts survive long enough to squeak out a positive score? Listen and find out!! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for your support!


2022-03-08

This week! It’s our 800th episode! Guest host Rich Grisham grills the hosts about the start of the show, various eras and fourth chairs, and much more. It’s a stroll down memory lane of the last 15+ years of the podcast. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:50:20


2022-03-04

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

705: Next-Gen Is Harder to Quantify via YouTube Video Aftershow

Patrons! We thank you for your support and celebrate your dedication to our podcast. Thank you so much. This week, a Jeopardy game inspired by Animal Crossing New Horizons from hacker alias A Hind D. If you have an idea for a game we can play on the aftershow you can email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thank you!


2022-03-01

This week! Street Fighter 6, Capcom Fighting Collection, PSVR2 headset reveal, Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, Hot Wheels Unleashed, Horizon Forbidden West, Trover Saves the Universe, Final Fantasy VI Pixel Remaster, Cyberpunk 2077, Jurassic Park for Genesis, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:40:36


2022-02-25

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

704: Get to the Cranny Aftershow

Here is part TWO of our April 2020 EGM Review quiz. Can you guess which games are being described by the review text CJ reads? Phil and Greg are gonna try! If you have an idea for a game we can play on the Aftershow please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support. Stay safe!


2022-02-22

This week! So much gaming movie/TV series news, Nintendo shuttering Wii U/3DS eShops but not before walking you down memory lane, Horizon gets a LEGO set. Plus we all played Horizon Forbidden West, Metroid Dread on Rookie, T2: The Arcade Game, River City Girls Zero, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:52:20


2022-02-18

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

703: The Fourth Year of April Aftershow

Hiya there, patrons! This week we’ve got another Review Crew game for you, this time from the April 2020 issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly. Put yourself in an early aughts state of mind and see if you can guess which games are being described by this review text.


2022-02-15

This week! Nintendo has a great Direct, Master Splinter joins the playable cast of Shredder’s Revenge, Wolf Among Us 2, CJ gets sick in VR, Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection, Grapple Dog, Valis: The Fantasm Soldier Collection and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:40:28


2022-02-11

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

702: They All Know Who Pennyworth Is Aftershow

Hello there, Patreons. We thank you again for your support of our little podcast. This week, an aftershow with a Jeopardy quiz from hacker alias zmiller1902. Will the hosts get out of this with a positive score? Only you, dear listener, can find out...by...listening. If you have an idea for a game we can play during the aftershow please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks again to you, and to zmiller1902 for the quiz, and have a great week!


2022-02-08

This week - Sony acquires Bungie, Yacht Club throws a Kickstarter for their next game, Switch surpasses PS1/Wii in sales, the next GTA is well underway, Gran Turismo speeds towards release, CJ gets an Oculus Quest 2, Greg played Yakuza Kiwami, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

 

 

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:19:51


2022-02-04

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

701: Feeling the Tension of Our Actions Aftershow

Patrons! Welcome! We have an Aftershow Jeopardy for you from hacker alias ScoopJessica. Warm up those noggins as we attempt to achieve a positive score. Thanks for your support! If you have an idea for a game we can play on the show please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks!


2022-02-01

This week! The cruel tale of what happened to CJ’s storage unit, Steam Deck launch date, Sega selling off its remaining interest in its arcade business, It Takes Two, Mega Man 11, Oculus Quest stuff, Vampire Survivors, Pokémon Legends Arceus and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:29:58


2022-01-28

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

699: Hell’s Lumberjack Aftershow

Patrons! Welcome. Hope you’re having a good start to your week. Here we have a timely virus-themed Jeopardy game submitted by listener Zach Miller (aka hacker alias zmiller1902). Play along and be sure to maintain the appropriate social distancing from your MP3-playing device. Thanks for your support! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks!


2022-01-25

This week! Bill Tucker from the A Gamer Looks At 40 podcast joins Greg and Phil to talk Microsoft/Activision, Shenmue anime, LEGO Star Wars’ new date, Fatal Frame 2, Deathloop, The Coin Game, Bioshock Infinite, Hopping Mappy, Picross S7, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:29:15


2022-01-21

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

698: MC Social Distance Aftershow

Patrons! Welcome! Hope you, your family, and everyone around you are doing well. We have an aftershow for you again this week. This is a team game where Phil, Greg, and guest Patrick Hickey Jr. try to guess the games being described by review text in the March 1995 issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly. Hope you enjoy it! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com.


2022-01-18

This week! New Kirby, Hitman 1/2/3 to Game Pass, Picross S7 (is awesome), GT Sport, The Pedestrian, SNK vs. Capcom: Card Fighters Clash, Phil gets an Oculus Quest 2, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:30:42


2022-01-14

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

697: Do Me Turtle Aftershow

Hello there patrons! Thank you so much for your support of our show. This week, an EGM Review Crew Quiz using the games from the March 2000 issue of the magazine. Can you guess what names are being described by this review text? This one was a lot harder than you might’ve thought! If you have an idea for a quiz we can do in the Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com!


2022-01-11

This week! PSVR2, E3 2022 ditches the in-person show, Mario Kart 9 speculation heats up, Arcade 1UP is doing a Pro line, Judgement, It Takes Two, Cuphead, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:26:49


2022-01-07

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

696: Viral Voltron Aftershow

Patrons! A large aftershow just for you. It’s a quiz submitted by hacker alias Mister Mr. Nelson where the hosts try to guess the names of games being described by the Google Translate output from Tilt Consoles + magazine’s July 1991 issue. Reviews originally in French. Will the crew survive? Listen and find out! Plus: If you have an idea for a quiz we can do on the aftershow, send it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for your support!


2022-01-04

This week! Sonic LEGO, eShop Xmas troubles, Top 100 video game lists, Goldeneye 007 Xbox achievements, and much, much more! Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:24:44


2021-12-31

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

695: What With the End of Days and All Aftershow

Patrons! We hope you are doing well. In this Aftershow we’ve got a Jeopardy game sent in by hacker alias zmiller1902. Can you beat the hosts in this trivia challenge? (Probably. At least one of them. Maybe two.) Thanks for your support! If you have a quiz/game for us to play please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com! Thanks!


2021-12-27

This week! We talk all about our favorite games of the year just passed, 2021. Sprinkled throughout we also discuss our biggest disappointments, surprises, favorite game not from 2021 that we played this year, and our most anticipated games going into 2022. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:49:27


2021-12-24

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

694: They Do Still Barf Aftershow

Hello patrons! Sonic. He’s blue. He’s a blur. He’s also the main topic of this week’s quiz, a team test formulated by potential mad scientist A_Hind_D. Listen or watch as the crew gets put through the wringer on their Hedgehog knowledge. Thank you for supporting the show. If you have an idea for a quiz we can do in this Aftershow, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com!


2021-12-21

This week! Microsoft looks back at its past in documentary and poster form, Sony offers some more PS5 color options, Splinter Cell getting a remake, some Indie World news, Propnight, The Gunk, Baba Is You, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:34:41


2021-12-17

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

693: When the Nacho Cheese Dust Turns to Cool Ranch Aftershow

Backers! We have been challenged once again by hacker alias A_Hind_D. Can we all team up and defeat his quiz? You’ll have to listen to find out. We are joined this week by guest Luke Lohr of the Xbox Expansion Pass. So put on your thinking caps just like we put ours on and take a listen to this week’s aftershow quiz. If you have an idea for a game we can play on the show, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com!


2021-12-14
2021-12-10

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

692: Plush Ouroboros Aftershow

Patrons, welcome! Here we have a Jeopardy game from hacker alias zmiller1902. WHICH of the hosts shall be victorious? WHICH others hosts shall wallow in the losing bracket? ONLY listening to this aftershow shall reveal the truth. If you have an idea for an Aftershow quiz please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thank you so much for your support in making this podcast possible.


2021-12-07

This week! Paper Mario on NSO, Sony rumored to be changing PS Plus, F-Zero X, Hot Wheels Unleashed, The Forgotten City, Guardians of the Galaxy spoiler chat (use chapter markers to skip it!), anime live-action, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:36:09


2021-12-03

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

691: Don’t Just Leave Those Bells on the Table Aftershow

Hacker alias A_Hind_D challenged all of our intrepid podcast hosts to best him at this trivia gauntlet. How did we fare? Never you mind, listener, the most important thing is that you also try to quiz yourself on this stuff and then compare your performance to us. Because we think we might come out pretty good. But did we come out good against A_Hind_D? Well, listen and find out. If you have an idea for a game we can play on the show please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. And thank you again for your support and undying loyalty!


2021-11-30

This week! More tales of life in the midwestern suburbs, Chrono Cross being remade, Epic acquires Harmonix, Halo Infinite, Cruis’n Blast, Disney’s Aladdin/Lion King Collection, Crawl, Hot Wheels Unleashed, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:38:59


2021-11-26

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

690: A Bit of the Funky Chewbacca Aftershow

Here we go patrons, a Jeopardy game from hacker alias Zach Miller (though I think that’s actually just his name but hey). Laugh, cry, rack your brain to see if you can figure out the answers before we can. We know you love it. If you’ve got an idea for a game we can do on the show please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. We await your email! And thank you for your support!


2021-11-23

This week! We are joined by Paul Mattingly and Captain Logun to talk about games, flash mob heists, remasters, Godzilla, and everything in between. Halo Infinite multiplayer, Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water, Forza Horizon 5, Guardians of the Galaxy (no spoilers), Pokémon, The Forgotten City, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 2:21:33


2021-11-19

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

689: Ninety Percent CG Dewbacks Aftershow

Get in a 2000s headspace, friends, as we are traveling back to the January 2000 issue of Game Fan magazine to read a couple of E.Storm reviews and see if Greg or Phil can make heads or tails of them. Maybe they should’ve had some strawberry milk first, eh? Thanks again for your support! If you have an idea for a game we can play on the show please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks!


2021-11-16

This week! GTA remaster launch problems, hardware delays for Steam Deck and Playdate, 1 vs 100 coming back, Halo Infinite multiplayer release on Monday (yep it happened), Guardians of the Galaxy (use chapter markers to avoid spoilers), Forza Horizon 5, and much, much more.

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:30:34


2021-11-12

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

688: Call of the Wild Aftershow

Is it too late to continue saying Happy New Year? Patrons, thank you for supporting us anyway even though we’re the kind of podcast that wishes you a Happy New Year after January’s like, half over. This week it’s an EGM Review Quiz from the February 2000 issue of the magazine. Do you remember the games being described in these reviews? Let’s test your knowledge!


2021-11-09
2021-11-05

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

687: One More Trip Around The Sun Aftershow

Welcome patrons! It is a new year and we are back with another Aftershow. This time out, we set the time circuits for 30 years ago and try to guess the games being described in reviews from the January 1990 issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly. If you have an idea for a game we can play during these Aftershows, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks again for your support.


2021-11-02

This week! New Marvel game from Amy Hennig in production, a Returnal update doesn’t really address our issues with the game, Sony’s October State of Play, Facebook’s vision of VR, Guardians of the Galaxy, Nintendo Switch Online Expansion Pack, and much, much more.

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:36:41


2021-10-29

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

686: Who Could Live At This Speed Aftershow

Patrons! You have waited long enough! Here it is, the second part of our Aftershow quiz using reviews from the December 1999 issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly. Can you guess the games being described here? If you have an idea for a game we can play on the show please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com.


2021-10-26

This week! More NSO pricing, GTA Trilogy, Uncharted movie trailer, Horizon Chase: Senna Forever, Metroid Dread, the Jackbox Party Pack 8, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:42:40


2021-10-22

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

685: Waffle Over Curly Any Day Aftershow

Patrons! As it is December, we wish you and yours the merriest of holidays. We have also formulated for you this quiz, featuring game reviews from the December 1999 issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly. But of course as the regular episode is a part 1, this is also a part 1! The game concludes next week so please stay tuned for it. Thanks for your support, and if you have an idea for a game we can play on the show please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com.


2021-10-19

This week! Greg and Phil are joined by Paul Mattingly of Matt & Mattingly’s Ice Cream Social to talk Animal Crossing, NSO Expansion Pack, Metroid Dread, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:44:07


2021-10-15

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

684: Living In The Now Aftershow

Hey there patron. Another week, another aftershow for you to feast your ears upon. This week it is an EGM review quiz taken from the January 2000 issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly. Yes, that’s right—Y2K. That’s officially 20 years ago. Wut. Thank you for your support, and if you have an idea for a game we can play on the show please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks!


2021-10-12

This week! Metroid Dread is out and we talk about the first couple hours (if you consider boss names spoilery, then a spoiler from previous trailers is mentioned here). Plus Nagoshi leaves Sega, GTA Trilogy is announced, Sora in Smash, OLED Switch, the Hot Wheels grind, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:25:46


2021-10-08

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

683: Attack of the Human-Looking Aliens (Frog Men) Aftershow


Hi there patrons! We have returned this week with another Aftershow, just for you! This week’s quiz was masterminded by hacker alias BNG, and the crew had to guess influential games and creators. Will they know BNG’s formative games? Who will win? Who will lose? You can only find out by listening to this episode. If you have an idea for a quiz we can play on the show please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for your support!


2021-10-05

This week! It’s just CJ and Phil, and we talk about Hot Wheel Unleashed, Illfonic Ghostbusters, 4K Switch rumors, Netflix buying Night School, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:20:53


2021-10-01

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

682: Not Easy Being Cheesy Aftershow

Hiya there patrons! This week, a review game from the November 1999 issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly. Is your memory better than ours? Probably. So test yourself with this quiz as we test our own selves. And if you have an idea for a game that we can play in the Aftershow, please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thank you for your support of our program!


2021-09-28

This week! A Nintendo Direct happened, so we spend a lot of time talking about N64 and Genesis being added to NSO (for an extra fee), the Mario movie casting, and the various other announcements. Plus we talk about Kena: Bridge of Spirits, Psychonauts 2, Castlevania Advance Collection, Sable, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:55:03


2021-09-24

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

681: More of a Shockwave Purple Aftershow

Patrons! Happy Thanksgiving! (to those of you in the US) We are thankful this week for your support of our show. We are also thankful to hacker alias Happy Canard, who has given us a Jeopardy game of haiku to tackle. Will we survive the game? Listen to find out! And if you have an idea for a game we can play on the show please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks so much again for your support!


2021-09-21

This week! A Nintendo FCC filing leads to speculation about a new Switch controller, bluetooth audio support comes to the Switch, there’s a Wipeout game coming to mobile, and the Gamecube is now 20 years old so that means we’re old. Plus Luigi’s Mansion 3, Metroid Prime, Sunset Riders, Ground Zero Texas Nuclear Edition, Tetris 99, Psychonauts 2, Tiktok challenges, and more.

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:30:26


2021-09-17

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

679: Extrapolating Using Known Data Points Aftershow

Patrons, are you good at remembering quotes in video games? Yeah, seems hard, right? We thought so too! This week’s game comes from hacker alias Happy Canard, and it’s a doozy! See if you can do better than we did (I’m sure you can...probably). If you have an idea for a game we can play on the show, send it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com!


2021-09-14

This week! PlayStation made all the news last week with their Showcase event, but then Alan Wake Remastered got announced and is coming soon, LEGO announced a Mario 64 Block set, and then we played WarioWare Get It Together. Join us, won’t you?

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:18:09


2021-09-10

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

677: Needs A "You Figure It Out" Button Aftershow

Supporters! We have a spookily difficult Aftershow for you this week! From hacker alias A Hind D comes a “Before and After” quiz. What does that mean? Well you will just have to listen to the Aftershow and find out! Guest Ben Rivers joined us for this quiz and it was a great time. If you’ve got an idea for a game send it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for your support!


2021-09-07

This week! Sega to lose Toshihiro Nagoshi, rumors that GB/GBC are coming to Nintendo Switch Online, PlayStation platform upgrades in the news, Psychonauts 2, Cookie Clicker, Ghost of Tsushima, Totally Reliable Delivery Service, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:40:57


2021-09-03

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

676: Soundbar Where My Car Should Be Aftershow

Hi patrons! Thanks for your support. Here’s an Aftershow—an EGM review quiz! Can you determine which games are being described in the October 1999 issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly? Try your luck! If you have an idea for a game please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Have a great week!


2021-08-31
2021-08-27

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

675: Haptic Rumble and the Adaptive Triggers Aftershow

Boo! Did we scare you? Well, if that wasn’t scary enough for you, then we have a spooky/scary games Jeopardy game from hacker alias Benjamin Rivers for your ears. Oh, and yes - it’s also on YouTube for your viewing pleasure. Watch as we squirm to unearth any knowledge hidden in the bowels of our brains...and delight in our misfortune! Thank you for your patronage and support—we truly hope you enjoy this aftershow. Thank you Ben Rivers, and thank you, listeners!

YouTube link - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P_zXmc-kjEg


2021-08-24

This week! Halo Infinite subtracts co-op campaign and Forge for launch, Quake comes back, WarioWare: Get It Together (demo), Axiom Verge 2, Ghost of Tsushima, Batman Forever (Genesis), and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:19:44


2021-08-20

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

674: After-Cool Special Aftershow

Oh, have we got a game for you this week, Patrons! From hacker alias HappyCanard comes a game of anagrams. To answer your question, yes there’s gonna be a lot of silence in this podcast. There is a video version too for those of you who want to watch the torture unfold and that can be found here. Please enjoy this aftershow, and thank you so much for your continued patronage!


2021-08-17

This week! Joseph Moran from The Trophy Room: A PlayStation Podcast joins CJ and Greg to talk about GTA remaster rumors, Nintendo’s Indie World Showcase, Idris Elba as Knuckles, Hades, Axiom Verge 2, Skyward Sword HD, The Art of Rally, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:39:00


2021-08-13

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

673: Easy, Free and Breezy JRPGeezy Aftershow

Patrons! Welcome back to the Aftershow. Here we are with another Jeopardy, this time from hacker alias Scoop Jessica. You can watch a video version of this Aftershow right here and here (yes there are two parts for some reason IDK why). Or you can listen as you normally might! In this game, we are given synonyms of game titles and have to determine the real game name! Please enjoy, and thank you again for your support!

Part 2 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KkHETeQu8Fs

 


2021-08-10

This week! Luke Lohr from the Xbox Expansion Pass joins us to talk about retro remakes/reboots/sequel news from Platinum and Dotemu, Death’s Door, Picross S Genesis & Master System Edition, Resident Evil Village, Skyward Sword HD, and much, much more! Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new website at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:55:47


2021-08-06

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

672: Maple Dip Aftershow

Patrons! We are back at it again this week with another Aftershow Jeopardy game, provided this time by Jeff Solomon. You can watch a video version of it here. Can we rack our brains and spill out the knowledge required to come up with the answers to these questions? Only one way to find out! To listen! If you have a game for us to play during the Aftershow please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thank you!


2021-08-03
2021-07-30

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

671: I Have A Weakness to All Exercise Attacks Aftershow

Patrons - One Chris Baker, CBake as you may know him, has constructed a Jeopardy game so amazing that it must be listened to or watched. Your choice. Here’s a link to the video version. It’s all descriptions of Sega Genesis games from an old EGM advertorial. Test yourself as we are also tested. Thank you for your support and we’ll see you next week!


2021-07-27

This week! Paul Mattingly of Matt & Mattingly’s Ice Cream Social joins Phil and Greg to talk about the Dead Space revival, Activision Anthology, Streets of Rage 4, Fall Guys Ultimate Knockout, Cotton Reboot, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:40:59


2021-07-23

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

670: The Stunt Race FX of Puzzle Games Aftershow

We couldn’t do this aftershow without you. No really, we couldn’t. This week is a stroll down memory lane as we do another review game. Can you guess which games are being described by the review text from the September 1999 issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly? You just might be able to. If you have an idea for a game, please send it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for your support!


2021-07-20

This week! Switch OLED model preorders, Valve introduces the Steam Deck, Skyward Sword HD lets Groose on the loose, Greg plays a bunch of F1 2021, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new website at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:20:33


2021-07-16

668: Interfaced with Some Kind of Interface Aftershow

Hi patrons! *waves* This week, a review quiz from the August 1994 issue of Die Hard Game Fan magazine. Can you guess the games being described by these reviews? If you have an idea for a game we can play on the Aftershow please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks!


2021-07-13

This week! The new Nintendo Switch OLED model, State of Play, Dead Cells, tweets, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new website at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:19:00


2021-07-09

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

667: I Love It When A Plan Comes Together Aftershow

Patrons! Hello! Here we are again with another Aftershow quiz! This time provided by MisterMrNelson. We won’t spoil too much but you’ll definitely want to pray that any of the hosts get out alive with a positive score. Thank you for your support! And if you have an idea for a game that we can play on the show, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com Thanks!


2021-07-05
2021-07-02

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

666: Podcast of the Beast Aftershow

Patrons! It is here. The Aftershow for episode 666. Please buckle up. This Jeopardy quiz was provided by hacker alias JERFSolo! If you have an idea for a game we can play in the Aftershow please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thank you for your support!


2021-06-29

This week! It’s very hot in Seattle, rumor of a new or remade Dead Space, Mario Golf Super Rush, Ratchet & Clank (SPOILERS, use chapter stops to skip past them), LEGO Builder’s Journey, best/worst swag from working at gaming magazines and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:28:47


2021-06-25

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

664: Monster Closet Corridor Shooters Aftershow

Welcome once again patrons to the P1P aftershow. This week, an EGM review game courtesy of hacker alias mistermrnelson. Can you guess the games being described in these ancient texts? Most of the time we can’t either but please give it a try!


2021-06-22

This week! The rest of E3 happened (OK, really just the Nintendo Direct) so we go through the high points of that, then talk more Ratchet & Clank Rift Apart (use chapter skips to avoid spoilers), and finally round up some of the games we’ve been playing recently. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:19:10


2021-06-18

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

663: Just a Bucket and Towel Is All You Need Aftershow

Howdy there, patrons! Here we have another Jeopardy game from hacker alias JERFSolo. It’s a two-man game this week as Greg’s power went out during the episode and he was not back in business in time for the aftershow. But, this one is a goody of course.


2021-06-14
2021-06-11

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

662: Obnoxious Beeps and Buzzes Aftershow

Here’s another EGM review quiz, courtesy of hacker alias mistermrnelson. This time from issues 8-12, and starring all games that received a score of 4. You won’t believe how it ends! (Other than how bad our memories are and how badly written many of the reviews in old EGM are.) Please enjoy, and thank you for supporting the show! You can send us a quiz too - just email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com!


2021-06-08

This week! Sony reiterates their strategies pre-E3, Yuji Naka leaves Square Enix, Nintendo is opening a museum, plus The Saboteur, Mega Man Powered Up, Earth Defense Force World Brothers, Dread Hunger, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:09:39


2021-06-04

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

661: Humans Make Noises Aftershow

We truly appreciate your support, patrons! And therefore we give you this aftershow, with a Jeopardy game from hacker alias JERFsolo! So roll down your windows, turn up the volume and play it like you’re the only P1 listeners who get to listen to this aftershow—because you are! And if you have an idea for a game we can play on the air, send it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com please and thank you! Thanks again for your support!


2021-06-01

This week! A new Switch is imminent(?), Horizon Forbidden looks great but who knows when it’ll be out, new Sonic games, new Dragon Quest stuff, Greg plays Battle Axe, Phil plays the new Wonder Boy game, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:12:28


2021-05-28

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

660: Makin' It Great Aftershow

Patrons, we hope you are having a good week. But it’s about to get even better because here’s a really quite long Aftershow for your earholes! Hacker alias MisterMrNelson has devised this Jeopardy game using review text from the first five issues of Electronic Gaming Monthly, and as you’ll hear, we really have quite a time with them. Also, definitely Google Beeshu controllers if you want to be horrified by how awful third-party Genesis/NES accessories could be. Hoo boy.


2021-05-25

This week! Phil goes 4K OLED, CJ plays Psychonauts, we chat about the PS5 update to Ratchet & Clank (2015), VVVVVV, The Wily Wars, TRON/Simpsons Arcade1UP rumors, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:21:09


2021-05-21

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

659: Then There’s The Cat Picture Aftershow

Hi patrons! *waves* This week: a review game with reviews from the July 1995 issue of Die Hard Game Fan. It’s got the Virtual Boy on the cover! Can you guess the names of the games being described here? Try it!


2021-05-18

This week! Sega’s “Super Game” and IP revivals, Zombies Ate My Neighbors coming back to Swtich/PC, Tearaway Unfolded, Returnal, Judgement and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:12:17


2021-05-14

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

658: Quadruple-E Aftershow

Just for you, backers! It’s another Aftershow review game. Can Greg or Phil remember games that came out back in the summer of 1999? Can YOU remember them? Test yourselves, scream at your radio while the old people on the podcast dust the cobwebs off their memories. And thank you again for your support!


2021-05-11

This week! Game Builder Garage, Sunset Overdrive trademarks, Discord forges ties with PlayStation, Greg and Phil play Returnal and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:12:18


2021-05-07

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

657: Don’t Give A Sh**, Will Give A Shot Aftershow

Hey patrons! We are back once again with another aftershow. This one is a review game, where we take reviews from the May 1999 issue of EGM and blank out the names to see if Greg or Mike can guess the game names! We have not done one of these in a while so dust off those brain cobwebs and see how you do at these! Send us your idea for a game - playeronepodcast@gmail.com


2021-05-04

This week! Returnal, Ratchet’s State of Play, Dragon Quest Builders 2 coming to Game Pass, Star Wars Pinball VR, impressions for the Backbone One iOS controller and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:40:19


2021-04-30

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

656: If I Light This, Is It A Molotov Cocktail Aftershow

Patrons! Hello. Hi. Thank you for your support. This week, a Zelda Jeopardy quiz from hacker alias ShakeNBakey covering the first five games in the fan-favorite Legend of Zelda series. Can you deal with that? No? Yes? Well, listen in and see how you do on this quiz. And if you have an idea for a game we can play on the show please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. That’d be swell.


2021-04-27

This week! Find out how many hours CJ’s played Sea of Thieves, Sony walks back their PS3/Vita store closures, F2P games on Xbox are now really free, XCloud launches iOS/PC beta, PowerSlave, Spiritfarer, Boomerang Fu, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:33:45


2021-04-23

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

655: The Crank Is Solely For Gameplay Purposes Aftershow

Hello there esteemed Patreon backers! We have returned to the airwaves for another Aftershow just for you. This one, a Nintendo 64 troll Jeopardy game from hacker alias leehro. It’s not what you’re thinking but is probably exactly what you’re thinking. See how we did, test your own knowledge, and please enjoy this audio. If you have a game idea for us please email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for your support!


2021-04-20
2021-04-16

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

654: I Hate The Phrase Best Intentions Aftershow

Hi patrons! This week, a retro-inspired Jeopardy game from hacker alias Scoop Jessica. How much do we really know about some of the biggest retro franchises? You will just have to see! Ben Rivers joins us for this one! Thank you, patrons. And remember, if you have a quiz for us you can send it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com.


2021-04-13
2021-04-09

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

653: What Do You Get For 95th Place? Aftershow

Patrons, do you like...shmups? Actually wait we don’t use that term on Player One. Do you like space shooters? Well then maybe you’ll enjoy the heck out of this Jeopardy-style quiz sent to us from hacker alias Jason Whitman. Test your knowledge of the space shooter genre along with us! Will this be one of the few weeks we all end the game with a positive score? There is only one way to find out - to listen! 


2021-04-06

This week! MLB The Show 21 goes straight to Game Pass, Sony to shutter digital stores, Apple Arcade gets an awesome update, Greg plays FFVII Remake, CJ sings the praises of Clap Hanz Golf, Phil collects a mint pizza box, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:35:30


2021-04-02

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

652: React to the Reaction Aftershow

Patrons, welcome! This week, a power-up Jeopardy quiz from hacker alias ShakeNBakey. Now, the question is - will our final scores finally be positive? Listen and find out! Thanks to ShakeNBakey for the quiz.


2021-03-30

This week! Sony shuttering some digital storefronts, Balan Wonderworld seizure-inducing glitch, The Last Starfighter, ID@Xbox spring highlights, Monster Hunter Rise, Farpoint, more NFTs, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you?

Links of interest:

Check out Greg's web series Generation 16 - click here. And take a trip over to Phil's YouTube Channel to see some awesome retro game vids.

Follow us on twitter at twitter.com/p1podcast.

Thanks for listening! Don't forget to visit our new web site at www.playeronepodcast.com.

Running time: 1:31:21


2021-03-26

If you support us on Patreon you may know that we have been doing Aftershows each week for ~2 years. During this time of working from home and social distancing, we are releasing Aftershows from the past on Fridays for everyone’s enjoyment.

651: Popeye (He’s A Magic Man) Aftershow

Hey patrons! Here’s another one of them Jeopardy quizzes, this time submitted by hacker alias fluxcore. This one covers classic fighting game series - just in time for Mortal Kombat 11! (Wow, did they really make eleven of those games?) Anyway, thanks for supporting the show, and if YOU have a quiz or game for us to play, email it to playeronepodcast@gmail.com. Thanks again!


2021-03-23

This week! Sony shows off new VR controllers, more Play At Home games, Jade Raymond’s new studio, the Square Enix event, Neo Geo Pocket Color Selection Vol. 1, Hatsune Miku Logic Paint S, Animal Crossing, Xbox Wireless Headset, the Challenger disaster, and much, much more! Join us, won’t you?

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