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.



#114: Episode Content Releasing Soon

February 22, 2016 at 4:30PM • 1 hour 29 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Ozzie Mejia from Shacknews.com to the show this week to talk about Street Fighter V's launch woes, the prince of the Vive, a delay on Hololens, Warren Spector's return to development, the DICE awards, and more!

In the Playlist, they discuss Street FIghter V, Hearthstone's upcoming changes, Gigantic, Blade & Soul, Black Desery Online, and Atlas Reactor.

For Tabletop Time, Jeff updates his epic Pandemic Legacy journey, and more!

All that, plus YOUR emails.


#113: Muddy the Waters

February 15, 2016 at 4:45PM • 1 hour 36 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Justin McElroy from Polygon.com back to the show this week to discuss Destiny 2, the closing of Gametrailers.com, Quantum Break heading to Windows 10, the return of the PC press conference to GDC and more!

For the Playlist, the guys discuss Firewatch, Lifeline iOS, Overwatch Beta, Hitman Beta, Layers of Fear, and Street Fighter 5.

In Tabletop Time, it's fun party games galore, including Monikers, Snake Oil, and But Wait, There's More!


#112: Side Quest Guy

February 8, 2016 at 6:30PM • 1 hour 45 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Chris Bergman from Choremonster.com back to the show this week to discuss XCOM 2's exclusive support of the Steam controller, Titanfall 2's confirmed single player campaign, Unreal engine editing inside VR, another failed Kickstarter, and more!

In the Playlist, Chris has been playing XCOM 2, Christian has been enamored with Unravel, and Jeff gushes about Firewatch.

For Tabletop Time, Chris plays in a cabin in the woods, and yearns for Codenames, and Jeff can play with a lot of friends in Between Two Cities.

All that, plus YOUR emails.


#111: All-Star PAX South LIVE Extravaganza!

February 1, 2016 at 2:15PM • 1 hour 34 minutes

Jeff and Christian are joined by the most stellar line-up of video game personalities LIVE on-stage at PAX South, including Adam Sessler from X-Play, Scott Kutrz from Table Titans, James Stevenson from Insomniac Games, and Anthony Carboni from Rev3 Games. They talk about the Stories of the Week from PAX, the changing state of E3, their favorite games, and much, much more. This is an awesome show recorded in front of a live audience, and you won't want to miss it. Plus, after the panel, Jeff and Christian offer a bonus Playlist with their thoughts on Lego Marvel Avengers, The Witness, and, of course, the Division Beta!


#110: Dynamite Buckets

January 25, 2016 at 10:45PM • 1 hour 34 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Rich Grisham from the Press Row podcast and hitthepass.com to the show this week to discuss Her Story 2, new Zelda Amiibos, Nintendo NX rumors, The Witness spoilers, and more!

In the Playlist, the guys talk Life is Strange, Mario Maker, Star Wars Battlefront, Fallout 4, Grow Home, and more!

For Tabletop Time, Rich tries to deal with traffic in Rush Hour, and Jeff builds cars in Automania. Plus, everyone loves Codenames!

All that, plus YOUR emails.


#109: Bought it... Not Gonna Play It

January 18, 2016 at 3:45PM • 1 hour 46 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome the Community Manager for Armature Studio, Jason Heitman to the show to talk about their upcoming game, Dead Star.

They also discuss ESPN starting dedicated eSports coverage, the upcoming Assassin's Creed Movie, The Division Beta, and more!

In the Playlist, Jason has been playing Super Mario Maker and Rising Thunder, Christian is still working through Oxenfree, and Jeff rolls the dice with Tharsis.

For Tabletop Time, Jason laughs at Quelf, Christian is frustrated by Boggle Jr, and Jeff is befuddled by Sherlock Holmes: Consulting Detective.


#108: Smitherhead Heads

January 12, 2016 at 11:15AM • 1 hour 45 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome the co-founder of Night School Studio, Sean Krankel, whose game Oxenfree releases on Xbox One and Steam this Friday. They talk about the Oculus Rift pre-order price, David Brevik leaving Gazillion, the new products from Razor that may revolutionize PC gaming, Awesome Games Done Quick, and more!

In the Playlist, the guys discuss Oxenfree, Disney Infinity 3.0, You Must Build a Boat, Magic the Gathering: Puzzle Quest, and CES impressions of the Vive, the Omni, and more.

For Tabletop Time, Jeff discusses T.I.M.E. Stories: The Marcy Case, Sean discusses Android Netrunner, and Christian is playing Zingo with his daughter.


#107: Games of 2016 - BOLD and CRAZY Predictions!

January 4, 2016 at 11:30AM • 1 hour 43 minutes

Jeff and Christian celebrate the show's second anniversary and kick off the beginning of the third 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 2015 predictions to see what was right and was was wrong. Then it is time to get excited about all the great games coming in 2016! The guys pick their favorites, including No Man's Sky, Uncharted 4, and Mass Effect Andromeda. They finish by making more Bold and Crazy predictions for the new year, as well as sharing YOUR predicitons. What does 2016 have in store for gamers?


#106: (Favorite) Game of the Year 2015!

December 28, 2015 at 12:45PM • 1 hour 45 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Ben Hansen and Tim Turi from Game Informer to the show to help them work through their top 5 lists of Games of the Year. Is it possible for Jeff and Christian to come to a consensus about the absolute BEST GAME OF 2015?

The episode starts with a rundown of the biggest trends and most important news stories of the year, then the guys talk about all of the very best gaming experiences, as well as underdogs that deserve your attention before 2016 hits. Don't miss this one!


#105: Stocking Stuffer

December 21, 2015 at 3:30PM • 18 minutes

Jeff and Christian are off for Christmas week, but couldn't resist discussing a couple of quick stories before they go, including the impact of Star Wars in gaming and Hideo Kojima's new deal with Sony. Jeff and Christian wish you the absolute best for the holidays and hope you enjoy this tiny episode to tide you over to next week's epic GOTY discussion.