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.



#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!


#74: Mood

May 18, 2015 at 3:45PM • 1 hour 45 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome writer, director, and comedian J.D. Amato to the show this week to discuss the Oculus Rift's PC requirements, The Division being delayed, Divinity: Original Sin Enhanced Edition, the new Doom reveal, Assassin's Creed Syndicate, bricked Xbox Ones, and much more!

In the Playlist, Jeff has started playing The Witcher 3 on PS4, J.D. loves Hearthstone and Don't Starve Together, and Christian relives the very best Super Marios.

For Tabletop Time, J.D. talks about Pandemic, Puerto Rico, Space Cadets: Dice Duel, and the role-playing game, Dungeon World.


#73: We're Not Talking About That

May 11, 2015 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 40 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Jaycie Gluck, Gillyweed herself, from Starcraft Craftstars, Table Flippin' Board Games, and much, much more to the show to talk about Kael Thas in HotS, Bloodstains: Ritual of the Night, Oculus' release date, Nintendo theme park rides, Tony Hawk Pro Skater 5 screen shots, Lego Dimensions getting all the IP, and more!

In the Playlist, Jaycie talks about getting into Heroes of the Storm and the eSports community, and Christian is back in Wolfenstein for The Old Blood, as well as Marvel Heroes 2015.

For Tabletop Time, Jaycie talks XCOM: The Board Game, ScrumBrawl, and Arkham Horror, and Jeff makes a case for Dominoes.

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


#72: Play as a Lightsaber

May 4, 2015 at 4:30PM • 1 hour 42 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Xav De Matos back to the show to start up that E3 hype train with news of a PC centric press conference, a new game announcement from Rare, teases of Mass Effect 4, and more. Plus, current news of Arkham Knight's $40 DLC season pass, Yooka-Laylee tearing up Kickstarter, and MS-DOS games formerly playable inside tweets.

In the Playlist, Christian finishs Arkham Origins and starts up Marvel Heroes 2015, Jeff deals with broken hard drives, and Xav gets first-hand looks at Star Wars Battlefront, Call of Duty Black Ops 3, and the broken state of WE 2k15.

For Tabletop Time, Xav is playing Letters From Whitechapel and Pandemic: The Cure, and Jeff recounts his latest DMing adventures in D&D 5th edition.


#71: Core! Core! Core!

April 27, 2015 at 6:30PM • 2 hours 26 minutes

SPECIAL BONUS DOUBLE LENGTH EPISODE!! Jeff and Christian welcome David Brevik, the creator of Diablo and Marvel Heroes to the show this week to discuss Valve allowing paid mods on Steam, Konami axing Silent Hills, Call of Duty Black Ops 3, Telltale Doing Marvel, and much more!

In the Playlist, David has been playing Cities: Skylines, Hearthstone on his phone, Don't Starve, and MLB: The Show, Christian has gone back to Batman: Arkham Origins, and Jeff is hooked on Doesn't Commute on iOS. Plus, Jeff gives his report on the Heroes of the Dorm finals.

For Tabletop Time, David has been playing a ton of new games on his awesome Geekchic table, including Arkham Horror, Flashpoint: Fire Rescue, Love Letter, and Pandemic The Cure. Jeff and Christian describe Mascarade, and Christian introduces board games to his daughter.

AND THERE"S MORE! Extra, bonus content this week as Jeff interviews Dustin Browder and Kaeo Milker from Blizzard about the upcoming release of Heroes of the Storm!


#70: This Hype Train was Rendered In Engine

April 20, 2015 at 4:45PM • 1 hour 44 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Ben Silverman from Yahoo Games and Yahoo Tech to the show this week to discuss Star Wars Battlefront, Guitar Hero Live, a release date for Heroes of he Storm, Phil Spencer's E3 tweets, and more!

In the Playlist, Ben and Jeff have been playing Mortal Kombat X, Ben tries to convince everyone to play Titan Souls, and Christian is still rocking OlliOlli2.

For Tabletop Time, Ben discusses role-playing Star Wars with Age of Rebellion, and Jeff and Christian face off in Plaid Hat Games' newest, Ashes: Rise of the Phoenixborn.


#69: Batmeal

April 13, 2015 at 9:30PM • 1 hour 54 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Shareef Jackson from GamesLookGood and the Spawn on Me Podcast to the show this week to discuss Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, Lego Dimensions, the first RPG for the Apple Watch, Witcher 3 having paid expansion content, and more.

In the Playlist, Shareef is playing Game of Thrones episodes 1 and 2, Resident Evil Revelations episode 1, and Box Boy, Christian is still attacking Bloodbourne and trying to prime himself on HotS, and Jeff got hands-on with the new expansion to Path of Exile: The Awakening.

A very special Tabletop Time this week feature's Jeff's interview with the designer of Wits & Wagers, Say Anything, and Evolution, Dominick Crapuchettes.

All that, plus an awesome edition of Stories of Glories and Tales of Fails.


#68: OnDead

April 6, 2015 at 5:15PM • 1 hour 41 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Shawn Andrich from the Gamers With Jobs Conference Call and gamerwithjobs.com to discuss YoutTuber Angry Joe's rant at Nintendo over copyright claims, the demise of OnLive, Quantum Break's delay to 2016, Nintendo's Amiibo rush, and more.

For the Playlist, Shawn finished Pillars of Eternity and tried Titan Souls, Jeff is also playing Pillars, and Christian deals with corrupt saves and faulty Xbox Ones.

In Tabletop Time, Shawn lauds China Town, and Jeff starts a new D&D 5e campaign of his own devising.


#67: Master Chef

March 30, 2015 at 5:30PM • 1 hour 44 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome to the show David Nottingham, Creative Director on Counterspy, which is currently free on PSN. They discuss the bloated state of AAA game development, Legend of Zelda on Wii U being delayed into 2016, Halo's live action trailers and release date, and more!

In the Playlist, Christian and Jeff have been playing Bloodbourne, David has been playing Helldivers and TouchTone, and Jeff has started Pillars of Eternity.

For Tabletop Time, David discusses Risk Legacy, and Jeff and Christian ain't afraid of no ghosts in Mysterium.

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


#66: Iron Crank Substantial

March 23, 2015 at 5:30PM • 1 hour 39 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Anthony Taormina from Gamerant.com back to the show this week to discuss Hideo Kojima leaving Konami, Nintendo going to mobile and announcing their next hardware, codenamed NX, more remastered games coming to current gen, Leap's AR target video, and more.

In the Playlist, Anthony has been playing Battlefield: Hardline and Hotline Maimi 2, Christian is deeper into Ori and the Blind Forest, Jeff's thumbs survive OlliOlli2, and another Heroes of the Storm Primer.

For Tabletop Time, Christian and Jeff lie to each other during Sheriff of Nottingham.

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