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.



#137: Strap Your Phone to a Shakeweight

July 25, 2016 at 10:00AM • 1 hour 49 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Denny Connolly from Gamerant.com to talk about the re-release of Marvel Ultimate Alliance, Nvidia's new Titan X announcement, 2 new Sonic the Hedgehog games, Tomb Raider's VR level, and more!

00:33:25 - The Playlist: Pokemon GO, Headlander, Song of the Deep, Furi, Ghostbusters

01:05:42 - VR Talk: The Assembly, Lands End, Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes, Minecraft VR

01:27:41 - Tabletop Time: Isle of Skye, Shadowrun: Crossfire, Terror in Meeple CIty

01:42:51 - Parting Gifts!


#136: All Systems GO

July 18, 2016 at 5:00PM • 2 hours 11 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome comedian and writer Greg Smith to the show this week to discuss the new Mini NES, EVO 2016, Valve's reaction to CS:GO gambling, and the Xbox One S release date.

00:32:20 - The Playlist: Mario Kart 8, Pokemon Go, Story About My Uncle, multiplayer frustrations

00:59:44 - VR Talk: Raw Data, Star Wars: Trials of Tatoonie, Nvidia VR Funhouse

01:14:39 - Table Top Time: Speil Des Jahres winners, Scythe, Forbidden Island, Cinelinx

01:36:17 - Parting Gifts!

01:43:59 - Bonus Content: Jeff Interviews Jamey Stegmaier of Stonemaier Games


#135: The Pokemofication of the World

July 11, 2016 at 5:00PM • 2 hours 6 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Steve Ruduski from The Gaming Careers Podcast to the show this week to discuss Summer Games Done Quick's new record, Pokemon GO's incredible launch, and Evolve relaunching as a free-to-play game.

00:32:10 - The Playlist features talk about Song of the Deep, Ori and the Blind Forrest, Inside, Rider of Icarus, and more

01:02:50 - VR Talk discusses room scale vs standing scale, and A Chair in a Room 01:16:04 - Table Top Time is all about deck building games like Legendary, Ascension, and Star Realms

01:30:36 - Parting Gifts!

01:35:46 - BONUS CONTENT: Jeff and Christian Spoiler Chat about INSIDE


#134: I Found a Website!!

July 4, 2016 at 3:00PM • 2 hours 4 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Steve Tilley from the Toronto Sun and EP Daily to the show this week to discuss Steam's highest ranked user, art assets from Firewatch stolen, and the massive Youtube CS:GO betting scandal.

00:38:18 - The Playlist: Inside, SuperHOT, Fallout 4: Far Harbor, Flipzyx

00:59:52 - VR Talk: Battledome and Thrill of the Fight

01:10:10 - Listener Email Q&A: Zelda and Open World Games

01:22:26 - Tabletop Time: Dead of Winter and ROFL

01:32:36 - Parting Gifts!

01:37:55 - Bonus Content: Jeff interviews Phill Gonzales, Lead Character Artist, Heroes of the Storm


#133: Hold on to Your HMD

June 27, 2016 at 11:00AM • 2 hours 1 minute

Jeff and Christian welcome Ben Kuchera from Polygon.com to the show to talk about Oculus' removal of exclusivity checks, the Mighty No 9 launch debacle, and a lawsuit over wagering in CS: GO.

00:47:25 - The Playlist: Ben and Christian are hooked on Overwatch, and Jeff ruminates on the new ranked changes in Heroes of the Storm

01:07:34 - VR Talk: The debut of the bumpers sent in by YOU for this new segment! Plus, discussion of the Oculus and Vive, Keep Talking and No One Explodes, and more!

01:37:46 - Tabletop Time: Christian discusses his D&D campain with the gang from Jast

01:46:40 - Parting Gift

01:51:43 - Bonus Content - Jeff talks with a designer from CD Projekt Red about the upcoming Gwent Standalone game.


#132: E3 2016 Wrap Up! Hands-on Impressions of All the Big Games!

June 20, 2016 at 5:00PM • 2 hours 12 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Ben Silverman from Yahoo eSports back to the show again this year to continue the E3 Wrap-Up tradition. They discuss their Game of the Show winner, and hand-on impressions of dozens of huge titles, like Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Horizon Zero Dawn, God of War, Dishonored 2, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, Battlefield 1, Titanfall 2, Watch Dogs 2, Steep, Mafia 3, PSVR, and so much more!

00:00:00 - Game of Show

00:36:00 - Other Favs

01:16:07 - VR

01:32:25 - Hidden Gems

01:40:58 - Surprises and Disappointments

02:07:17 - Bonus Interview with Corey Barlog


#131: E3 2016 Part 2 - Microsoft, Ubisoft, and Sony Press Conferences!

June 14, 2016 at 2:00AM • 1 hour 50 minutes

Jeff and Christian walk through the biggest day for E3 2016 with all the news from Microsoft, Ubisoft, and Sony press conferences. God of War, Gears of War 4, Horizon Zero Dawn, Forza Horizon 3, The Last Guardian, Spider-Man, and so much more! Don't miss it!


#130: E3 2016 Part 1 - EA and Bethesda Press Conferences!

June 13, 2016 at 2:00AM • 1 hour 23 minutes

Jeff and Christian are joined by Xav De Matos to discuss the first day of press conferences for E3 2016! EA kicked things off with their own event, showing Titanfall 2, Battlefield 1, and a little Mass Effect Andromeda. But was it enough to wow? Then Bethesda, last year's clear press conference winner, tried to up the ante with Quake Champions, Dishonored 2, and Prey! What were the biggest surprises, and all the highs and lows? Tune in to find out!

Then come back tomorrow as Jeff and Christian welcome a new guest for Microsoft, Ubisoft, and Sony discussions.


#129: E3 Hypetrain 2016!

June 6, 2016 at 6:00PM • 2 hours 7 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Max Scoville from IGN and The Comedy Button to the show this week to discuss pre-E3 week announcements, delays, and excitement with Watch Dogs 2, Agents of M.A.Y.H.E.M., Horizon: Zero Dawn and more. Plus, Nintendo's NX going to support VR? And is Jake Gyllenhall making a Division movie?

00:21:55 The E3 Hypetrain fires up and the guys walk through everything they expect and hope from the biggest video game convention in the world. Will we see Red Dead Redemption 2? Is Zelda going to impress? What will the big Sony and Microsoft surprises be?

00:57:18 The Playlist features talk of Mirror's Edge Catalyst, Edge of Nowhere, Waltz of the Wizard, and Witcher 3: Blood and Wine.

01:37:53 Parting Gifts!

01:42:14 BONUS CONTENT - Jeff interviews Co-Founder, CCO, and President of Ready at Dawn, Ru Weerasuriya.


#128: Delayed Response

May 30, 2016 at 8:00PM • 2 hours

Jeff and Christian welcome Tasha Sounart from Pixar and formerly of Double Fine to the show this week to discuss backpack PCs, the rumor of the Xbox Scorpio, No Man's Sky's delay, Last Guardian, and more!

00:41:06 - The Playlist features tons of discussion about Overwatch, Bravely Second, Ratchet & Clank, Jeff's hands-on preview of Civilization VI, and VR experiences Final Approach and Chronos

01:22:42 - Tabletop Time with talk of Mysterium and Magic the Gathering

01:36:19 - Parting Gifts!

01:43:07 - BONUS CONTENT - Interview with Ed Beach of Firaxis Games about Civilization VI