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.



#167: Keep the Tension

February 20, 2017 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 47 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Allegra Frank from Polygon.com to the show this week to discuss a stolen Switch, bigger games from Bethesda, more Xbox One exclusives, and more!

00:28:47 - The Playlist: Horizon: Zero Dawn, Prey, Fire Emblem Heroes, For Honor

Quick Questions

Parting Gifts!

BONUS CONTENT: Interview with Ricardo Bare, Lead Designer of Prey


#166: Playing Games to Avoid People

February 13, 2017 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 39 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Tara Long from Polygon.com to the show this week to discuss E3 open to the public, an American winning the DDR world championships, Destiny 2's release window, Steam Greenlight changing, 3 full VR games from Valve, and more!

00:42:18 - The Playlist: Nioh, No Man's Sky, Papers Please, Ark: Survival Evolved

01:07:19 - VR Talk: Robinson: The Journey, Knockout League

01:22:40 - Tabletop Time: Happy Salmon

01:32:05 - Parting Gifts!


#165: That Nine Talk

February 6, 2017 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 52 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Chris Plante from The Verge to the show this week to discuss Gamestop's Circle of Life program, PS4's new firmware update, the Zenimax/Oculus lawsuit, a new 3Ds and more!

00:40:52 - The Playlist: Resident Evil 7, Gravity Rush 2, Ghost Recon: Wildlands Beta, Ark: Sruvival, Conan Exiles

01:15:11 - VR Talk: SuperHOT VR, Landfall Beta

01:25:06 - Tabletop Time: DOOM: The Board Game, Euchre, Pandemic Legacy, Co-op picks

01:47:17 - Parting Gifts!


#164: There IS Something Behind That Door

January 30, 2017 at 6:00PM • 2 hours 17 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Chris Kohler from Wired to the show this week to discuss the prospect of Skate 4, Marvel games from Square-Enix, an Apocalypse Now video game, and more!

00:27:02 - The Playlist: Nintendo Switch, Injustice 2 Beta, Horizon: Zero Dawn, Final Fantasy IV, Gravity Rush 2, Hyper Universe, Hello Neighbor, Shrouded Isle, Dauntless, Gorogoa

01:15:14 - VR Talk: Resident Evil 7, I Expect You to Die

01:39:31 - Parting Gifts!

PLUS BONUS CONTENT!

01:47:41 - Interview with Kelly Wallick of the IGF

02:09:39 - Interview with Jason Roberts designer of Gorogoa


#163: It's Fun to Kick Stuff

January 23, 2017 at 3:00PM • 1 hour 55 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Shareef Jackson back to the show this week to discuss leaked Switch UI, a new game from Playdead Studios, whole body tracked VR, and more!

00:43:25 - The Playlist: Pinball FX2, Zelda: The Minish Cap, Gravity Rush 2, Dream Quest

01:12:08 - VR Talk: VR Sports Challenge, Dead Hungry, Thumper, Dear Angelica, Smashbox Arena

01:35:32 - Tabletop Time: Bruges, Evolution: The Beginning

01:48:33 - Parting Gifts!


#162: Yeah, but Zelda

January 16, 2017 at 3:00PM • 1 hour 47 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Aaron Morales from Entertainment Weekly back to the show this week to... well, let's be honest, it's all Nintendo Switch talk. Would you want anything else? All the details, all the games of Nintendo's big console announcement.

00:56:38 - The Playlist: Aaron had hands-on at the Switch NYC event with Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Arms, Street Fighter 2, and all of the other launch games. Plus, Jeff discusses Gravity Rush 2 and Dream Quest

01:29:26 - VR Talk: The People's House, Star Wars Battlefront X-Wing VR, COD VR, The Climb, Arizona Sunshine

01:40:43 - Parting Gifts!


#161: A Raven Type Person

January 9, 2017 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 42 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Brandon Jones from Easy Allies to the show this week to discuss Mass Effect Andromeda's release date, CES announcements from NVidia, AMD, Razor, and HTC Vive, hacking your NES Classic, and more!

00:31:42 - The Playlist: Pokemon Sun and Moon, Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood, Forza Horizon 3: Blizzard Mountain, Heroes of the Storm

00:57:09 - VR Talk - Google Earth VR, Dino Frontier, SuperHOT, Raw Data, Herobound: Soul Champion, Dead Hungry

01:15:06 - Tabletop Time: D&D Curse of Strahd, Isle of Skye, Robinson Crusoe: Adventures on the Cursed Island

01:35:09 - Parting Gifts!


#160: Games of 2017 - BOLD and CRAZY Predictions!

January 2, 2017 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 41 minutes

Jeff and Christian celebrate the show's third anniversary and kick off the beginning of the fourth year of DLC by looking back and looking forward. As is the DLC tradition, Jeff and Christian hold their own feet to the fire by revisiting their 2016 predictions to see what was right and was was wrong. Then it is time to get excited about all the great games coming in 2017! The guys pick their favorites, including Mass Effect Andromeda, Horizon Zero Dawn, Zelda, Red Dead Redemption and more. They finish by making more Bold and Crazy predictions for the new year. What does 2017 have in store for gamers?


#159: (Favorite) Game of the Year 2016

December 26, 2016 at 4:00PM • 2 hours 2 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Anthony Taormina from Gamerant.com back to the show this week to rank their Top 5 Games of the Year! Which games will make the list and which will be crowned DLC's Game of the Year?

Plus, a list of their underdogs - games that deserve another look as 2016 comes to a close.


#158: All Bonus Holiday

December 16, 2016 at 1:00AM • 1 hour 53 minutes

A special ALL BONUS CONTENT episode of DLC this week.

Jeff and Christian discuss Resident Evil VII, Forza Horizon Blizzard, Overwatch Holiday themes, Uncharted Survival, Super Mario Run, and more!

00:32:25 - Christian interviews Senior Sound Designer at Naughty Dog, Rob Krekel

01:01:49 - Jeff interviews VR game designer, Steve Bowler from Cloudgate Studios

01:29:33 - Jeff interviews board game reviewer Michael Fox from The Little Metal Dog Show