DLC

DLC

DLC is your weekly audio tour of the latest in video games and tabletop entertainment. Hosts Jeff Cannata and Christian Spicer are joined every week by the best damn gaming experts on the planet as well as YOUR phone calls! Disagree, Like, or Comment by Direct Live Call-in or in the Designated Lobby Chat! It is the gaming show Decided by Listener Contribution. DLC, the Digital Lifestyle Companion for gamers who Don't Like Cynicism.

Hosted by Christian Spicer and Jeff Cannata.



#84: Fantasy vs Sci Fi

July 27, 2015 at 3:15PM • 1 hour 39 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome freelance writer Gita Jackson from the Match3 podcast to the show this week to talk about the new Hearthstone expansion, The Grand Tournament, the debut of Doom multiplayer, a patch for a 10 year old game, Summer Games Done Quick, the ESL adopting drug testing, and more!

In the Playlist, Gita is playing Love Live, Christian loves Not a Hero, and Jeff confesses his Bat-fears with a return to The Witcher 3.

For Tabletop Time, Gita digs Android Netrunner, and talks about Alchemists.

All that, plus your Q's and our A's.


#83: Real Now-Time Fun

July 20, 2015 at 4:15PM • 1 hour 39 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Jeff Green, of Computer Gaming World, 1up, and GFW Radio fame to the show this week to talk about all the highs and lows of EVO 2015, Shenmue and Star Citizen's crowdfunding challenges, Odin Sphere's remake, and more.

In the Playlist, everyone is talking about Rocket League, Jeff Green is still hooked on Hearthstone and has been trying Oculus Rift demos, Christian continues his walk down retro lane, and Jeff is intrigued by The Vanishing of Ethan Carter and Warhammer 40k: Deathwatch.

For Tabletop TIme, Jeff Green cuts off their heads in Guillotine and Jeff Cannata introduces a new group to Evolution.

All that, plus your Q's and our A's!


#82: Do Honor to the Lore

July 13, 2015 at 3:00PM • 1 hour 42 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Anrea Rene from Gamestop and Gametrailers back to the show this week to remember Nintendo President Satoru Iwata and talk about the delay of Batgirl DLC, Marvel's plans for AAA games, the Transformers Devastation trailer, Jade Raymond's new studio and more.

In the Playlist, Andrea and Christian talk about getting stuck and unstuck in Arkham Knight, and Andrea explains her continued devotion to Destiny. Jeff returns to Card Hunter, now on Steam.

For Tabletop Time, Andrea got to play the new game from the Cards Against Humanity designers, called Secret Hitler.

All that, plus your Q's and our A's.


#81: Dog Food Sounds

July 6, 2015 at 5:15PM • 1 hour 29 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome the Senior Sound Designer at Naughty Dog, Robert Krekel, to the show this week to talk about creating sound in video games, Nintendo's NX hitting next year, a potential Superman game, the 2015 Spiel Des Jahres winners, and Final Fantasy 14's Mac woes.

In the Playlist, Rob and Christian discuss Arkham Knights, and story in general, while Jeff describes the new Eternal Conflict Heroes of the Storm content.

For Tabletop Time, Rob enjoys Carcasonne and Jeff builds his Flip City.

All that, plus a new Q & A segment, featuring YOUR Qs and OUR A's!


#80: Cannons Aren't Canon

June 29, 2015 at 4:30PM • 1 hour 43 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome the Cheap Ass Gamer himself, CheapyD David Abrams to the show to talk about Arkham Knight's embarrassing PC launch, Destiny's embarrassing DLC pricing, and Uncharted 4's full E3 demo debut.

In the Playlist, it is in depth Batman talk, as all of the guys share their experience playing the newest effort from Rocksteady Games. Plus, Jeff raves about his time with Her Story.

Then for Tabletop Time, David remembers playing D&D and Hanabi, and Jeff finds fun in Ameri-Trash games.


#79: E3 2015 Part 2: Is it really, though?

June 22, 2015 at 4:45PM • 1 hour 44 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Ben Silverman from Yahoo Games back to the show for a very special E3 wrap up episode. The guys start with a sneak peak of Batman Arkham Knights, and then launch into a discussion of the most impressive games of the show, including No Man's Sky, Mirror's Edge Catalyst, Street Fight V, Horizon Zero Dawn, Uncharted 4, Halo 5, Cuphead, Wattam, and much much more. Plus, the guys debate their heads-on VR experiences with Project Morpheus and Oculus Rift. This is a jammed packed episode of E3 goodness you won't want to miss.


#78: E3 2015 Part 1

June 17, 2015 at 5:45PM • 2 hours 16 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Xav De Matos back to the show for a very special DLC from E3 2015! The guys run down all of the major press conferences from Microsoft and Sony, to Nintendo, EA, Ubisoft, and Bethesda with excitement for the biggest games and surprises of the convention as well controversial opinions galore! Don't miss this episode!


#77: E3 Hype Train, All Aboard!

June 8, 2015 at 4:45PM • 1 hour 47 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome their buddy Garnett Lee back to pocasting for this very special E3 predictions edition of DLC! The guys discuss the Fallout 4 trailer, the Dark Souls 3 leak, Amazon's ambitious PC game, Hearthstone getting real money skins, and more.

Then the E3 Hype Train takes off, as the guys run down what to expect fcrom Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo, as well as their anticipated games of the show! Plus, some very bold predictions.

In the Playlist, Garnett has put 85 hours in Dragon Age, Jeff is still in love with the Witcher 3, and they pinpoint why Heroes of the Storm works so well.

All that, plus Jeff's own Story of Glory!


#76: I Blame the Internet

June 1, 2015 at 8:15PM • 1 hour 44 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome the AnnoyedGamer himself, Marcus Beer to the show this week to cheer EA adding females to FIFA, rant about Ultra Street Fighter 4 not working, debate the hype train starting up for XCOM 2, rail against 5,000 more attendees to E3 this year, and more!

In the Playlist, Marcus has been playing Witcher 3 and Marvel Heroes 2015, Chrisitan finally got into Witcher 3 himself and is buying more Amiibos, and Jeff praises Massive Chalice and gets ready for Heroes of the Storm's official launch.

For Tabletop Time, Jeff gives Marcus some suggestions based on his enjoyment of Uno, and discusses Puzzle Strike from Sirlin Games.


#75: Need For Reboot

May 26, 2015 at 9:30AM • 1 hour 46 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Andrew Reiner, the executive editor at Game Informer Magazine to the show this week to discuss a new lawsuit for the Oculus founder, Ultra Street Fighter 4 compatibility, League of Legends' immediate banner policy, Microsoft and Sony's E3 press conference plans, a new Need For Speed, and Star Citizen.

In the Playlist, Andrew described his frustrations with the Witcher 3 Xbox One save glitch, while Jeff describes his love of Witcher 3 gameplay, and Christian warns of Marvel flavored free-to-play shenanigans.

For Tabletop Time, Andrew loves Betrayal at House on the Hill, Christian tries Masquerade and No Thanks, and Jeff whispers his way through Witness.

All that, plus Stories of Glories and Tales of Fails!