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.


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#53: Guile with Hammer Pants

December 15, 2014 at 3:45PM • 1 hour 40 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Kevin Pereira from G4's Attack of the Show and Supercreative.tv's Pointless Podcast to the show this week to discuss the Oculus's new VR acquisitions, a father who made his son play video games in chronological order, Charlie returning to SF5, pre-ordering games, and more.

In the Playlist, Kevin is playing Shadow of Mordor, Bittrip Runner 2, and Destiny, Christian bought Driveclub, and Jeff is thrilled with endgame in Warlords of Draenor.

For Tabletop Time, Kevin and Jeff discuss Mysterium, and Jeff loves Red7 and offers up some more easy board game gift ideas.

All that, plus YOUR phone calls!


#52: By The Way, I'm a Gerbil

December 8, 2014 at 4:45PM • 1 hour 47 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Justin McElroy from Polygon.com, My Brother My Brother and Me, Quality Control, and Sawbones to the show to about all the big news from The Game Awards and The Playstattion Experience. Uncharted 4, Zelda for WiiU, No Man's Sky, Hazelight, The Order 1886, Adrift, Drawn to Death and lots more are on on the docket. Plus, Witcher 3 delayed again, Stream Broadcasting changes everything, and the next Assassin's Creed is in Victorian London.

In the Playlist, Justin is playing Dragon Age: Inquisition and Spiderman: Unlimited, Christian is playing Bayonetta 2, and Jeff is level capped in Warlords of Draenor.

For Tabletop TIme, Justin discusses his new adventures in D&D 5th edition, and Jeff talks Splendor and print-and-playing Spyfall.


#51: Never Play Until Patch 3

December 1, 2014 at 3:45PM • 1 hour 41 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Andrea Rene from Gametrailers.com and Gamestop TV to the show this week to discuss Unisoft's Assassin's Creed Unity apology, Sony's Vita class action settlement, the new Batman version of Love Letter, Xbox One winning Black Friday, and more!

In the Playlist, Andrea has been playing Far Cry 4 and Geometry Wars 3, Christian has been enjoying couch co-op in Super Smash Bros Wii U, and Jeff threw 40 hours in Dragon Age: Inquisition already.

For Tabletop Time, Jeff and Christian got an early, pre-release play of the much anticipated XCOM: The Boardgame.


#50: Straight Up Batman '66 It

November 24, 2014 at 3:45PM • 1 hour 47 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Bianna Wu, developer of Revolution 60 and co-host of the Isometric podcast to discuss Dragon Age's lack of hair choices, Christian's attempt to return a broken game to Best Buy, Black Friday deals, WoW and Half-Life 2 turning 10 years old, Game Awards nominees, the world's greatest gaming trailer, and more.

In the Playlist, Briana and Christian test their Amiibos with Super Smash Bros WiiU, and there is much talk of Far Cry 4.

For Tabletop Time, Jeff welcomes very special guest, game designer Rob Daviau direct from BGG Con, to discuss his new publishing project, Funemployed, and his time at the convention


#49: A Polite Stink

November 17, 2014 at 3:30PM • 1 hour 35 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Anthony Taormina from Gamerant.com to the show today to discuss all of the various botched launches that have been happening, Warlords of Draenor, Call of Duty Advanced Warfare, Assassin's Creed Unity, and Halo Master Chief Collection all have had buggy, broken, shameful launches in the last couple of weeks. What is to be done?

In the Playlist, Anthony has been playing Assassin's Creed Unity and Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham, Christian just got a WiiU, and Jeff played Halo: MCC and is back in WoW with the new expansion.

For Tabletop Time, Jeff talks about King of New York and Among the Stars


#48: The Taylor Swift of Video Games

November 10, 2014 at 4:30PM • 1 hour 39 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Xav De Matos from joystiq.com to the show this week to talk about Blizzcon, Overwatch, first person GTAV, Majora's Mask 3D, a new Tony Hawk Pro Skater, Geoff Keighley's new video game awards, and more.

In the Playlist, we press 'x' to talk about Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare.

For Tabletop Time, Xav is raving about the deduction game, Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective and Jeff is raving about Northstar Games' Evolution.

All that, plus YOUR phone calls!


#47: The Wall of Duty

November 3, 2014 at 3:30PM • 1 hour 54 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Raj Deut from Melbourne, Australia to report on his experience at PAX Australia. Topics include the Star Citizen FPS mode debut, the "Day Zero" release of Call of Duty: Advance Warfare, the Internet Arcade, YouTube supporting 60fps, and Bethesda officially canceling Prey 2.

In the Playlist, everyone has strong opinions about Sunset Overdrive, Christian has a few hours in on COD: AW, Raj has indie picks from PAX, and more!

For a very special Tabletop Time, Jeff welcomes Richard Ha, Rahdo from the Rahdo Runs Through board gaming video series, to discuss his love of board games, and talk about the best new games he saw at Essen Spiel in Germany.

All that plus YOUR phone calls!


#46: Stuff is just BIG

October 27, 2014 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 38 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Cam Robinson from Gamespot UK and the Reality Check show to discuss the PS4 SharePlay update, the Xbox One price cut, 50 new things for Super Smash Bros WiiU, Titanfall's co-op mode, Assassin's Creed Unity's crazy PC specs, Extralife 2014 and more.

In the Playlist, Cam has been playing games for 24 hours, including Wolfenstein and more, Christian digs the SOuth Park pinball boards, and Jeff loves Legend of Grimrock 2. Also, Diablo 3 is back and better than ever.

For Tabletop Time, Jeff reacts to Tom Vasel's Top Ten board games of all time for 2014.


#45: Come Say Hi To Me!

October 20, 2014 at 3:45PM • 1 hour 44 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Andrea Rene from Gametrailers and Gamespot TV to the show this week to talk about Super Smash Bros Wii U, Driveclub's release woes, photo mode in Shadow of Mordor, EVE playing like a speadsheet, porn sites sponsoring eSports teams, and more.

In the Playlist, Andrea has finished Destiny and Shadow of Mordor's story modes, Christian is back to Walking Dead, and Jeff is embarrassed about what he's (not) playing.

For Tabletop Time, we talk about Kig of New York, Dead of Winter, and Splendor, plus whether it is smart to pre-order a board game.

All that, plus YOUR phone calls!


#44: Rub Superman's Shoulders

October 13, 2014 at 3:30PM • 1 hour 32 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Brian Brushwood from Scam School, Cordkillers, and Night Attack to the show to talk about NBA 2K15's nightmarish faces, Driveclub's poor launch, a new Star Wars arcade game, Xbox's "parity clause", Assassin's Creed's resolution issues, and more!

In the Playlist, Brian has been playing Far Cry 3 and Wasteland 2, Jeff has been scared by Alien: Isolation, and Christian is getting ganked by orcs in Shadow of Mordor.

For Tabletop Time, Brian explains the card game Kent and loves Love Letter, Christian is bamboozled by Boggle, and Jeff is excited for the Garbage Pail Kids Dice Game, the Magic: The Gathering Board Game, and Power Grid: Deluxe.