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ShatterCast – DTC 2019/ Faith in Gaming

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This summer some of our team members had the joy of attending Dice Tower 2019, a great gaming convention. We discuss our time there and then expand our conversation to the concept of Faith in Gaming. Does Faith have a place around the Gaming Table? Is there an opportunity to build community, have fun, and… continue reading »

ShatterCast – Star Wars Trailer Reaction, Part 2

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In Part 2 of our Star Wars: Episode IX Trailer Reaction, we continue our thoughts on the current state of the Star Wars Franchise in general. What about the current franchise direction has us worried? What about it gives us hope? We also discuss the idea of “counting the costs” and planning ahead. Is that… continue reading »

Shattercast – Anthem (Post Release Discussion)

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The game, Anthem, has been available for about two months now and its release has been plagued with problems and low review scores. Is there anything that Anthem has done well? How does Anthem compare to other games in the “looter shooter” genre? Also, how will its developer, Bioware, address the concerns of a number… continue reading »

Shattercast – Captain Marvel

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Avengers: End Game is just around the corner, but first we share our thoughts on Marvel’s last movie heading into that event – Captain Marvel! What are our thoughts on Marvel’s latest hero and how well does this movie do in highlighting the themes of “should we seek approval from others” and “how often do… continue reading »

PAX South 2019 Discussion

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PAX East (a convention featuring all things gaming and geek related) is coming up soon, but earlier this year, one of our team members had the great chance to attend PAX South (the newest addition to the PAX convention family). In this segment he shares about his experience and we discuss why attending conventions like… continue reading »

Shattercast – Anthem, Part 1 (Pre-Release Discussion)

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In this segment we discuss our thoughts on the game “Anthem” before it was released. (Stay tuned for our “Part 2” discussion – coming soon – where we share our thoughts after its release.) Can it’s Developer, BioWare, learn from it’s past mistakes? And how can we learn from the mistakes we make and the… continue reading »

Shattercast – Games of 2018

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In this segment, we share our thoughts on some of the best and worst games of 2018, and how the reputation of some game developers were damaged by poor releases. This sparks a discussion on the idea of “reputation” and what are some positive things people can do to turn things around when they make… continue reading »