5by5 Specials

5by5 Specials

5by5 special events.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.


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#28: E3 Day 3 - Choo Choo

June 13, 2014 at 5:30PM • 1 hour 44 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Ashley Esqueda, Senior Editor at CNET and host of the uncoming Tomorrow Daily show to help them wrap up a huge week of daily E3 episodes. They discuss The Order 1886, No Man's Sky, Splitoon, Super Smash Bros, Playstation Now, Counterspy, Destiny, Batman: Arkham Knight, Sunset Overdrive, and much much more. Plus, they each name their Games of Show for E3. All that, plus calls from David Nottingham, Anthony Carboni, and YOU.

You can hear all of the complete daily DLC coverage of E3 2014 starting with episode 23.


#27: E3 Day 2 - Now THAT'S a Dongle

June 12, 2014 at 11:45AM • 1 hour 52 minutes

Jeff is without Christian for this, the third DLC Special Edition episode, covering the second official day of the the E3 conference. But fear not! Jeff has a couple of awesome guests host to fill in, complete with their own experiences from the E3 show floor. Jeff Mattas from Weekend Confirmed and the upcoming game, Narcosis, and Matthew Burnside, formerly of the Indoor Kids Podcast help Jeff discuss The Witcher 3, Lords of the Fallen, Splatoon, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Smash Bros, The Division, Batman: Arkham Knight, and more! All that, plus YOUR phone calls!

Don't miss DLC's special live E3 coverage every night this week!


#26: E3 Day 1 - Witcher Voice

June 11, 2014 at 11:00AM • 1 hour 49 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Cory Banks from PC Gamer Magazine to the show for the second live E3 episode of 2014. This, the first official day of the conference, started with Nintendo's big Nintendo Direct announcements, and continued with great games. Jeff and Christian report from their show floor and behind closed doors experiences with Bloodbourne, The Witcher 3, Sunset Overdrive, Forza Horizon, Driveclub, The Crew, Ori, Fable Legends, Far Cry 4, and so many more! Plus a special call in from Xav De Matos of Joystiq.com and YOUR phone calls


#25: E3 Day 0 - Monsters with Flatulence

June 10, 2014 at 2:00PM • 1 hour 47 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome big time Hollywood Director, Dan Trachtenberg to the show to discuss the first day of E3 2014! Microsoft, Sony, EA, and Ubisoft press conferences with surprise announcements, big games, and more! Check back for live episodes every day of E3 this week as the biggest event in gaming continues!


#24: WWDC 2014

June 5, 2014 at 8:30PM • 58 minutes

Dan Benjamin is joined by Arnold Kim of macrumors.com, Victor Agreda Jr. Of TUAW, and Haddie Cooke from 5by5 to discuss the WWDC announcements after really letting them sink in, Apple's future, so-called missing hardware, the rest of the year for Apple, Android and indy developers as inspiration for iOS and Mac OS, and more.


#23: Thank You For Calling!

December 27, 2013 at 6:00PM • 1 hour 44 minutes

Pilot for a new live call-in show about the world of customer service, hosted by Moisés Chiullan. Whose fault is it that we're angry when a company screws up? How can we improve consumer discourse? What makes a bad situation better?


#22: Apple Event: iPhone 5c and 5s

September 10, 2013 at 8:00PM • 1 hour 30 minutes

Dan is joined by Christina Warren, Horace Dediu, Benedict Evans, and Haddie Cooke to discuss their thoughts on the September 10th Apple Event announcing the iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, and more.

Special guests Christina Warren, Haddie Cooke, and Horace Dediu.


#21: Vis-à-vis Nokia (Critical Path #95)

September 6, 2013 at 1:00PM • 1 hour 24 minutes

A special episode in three parts: 1) Too many variables: The mechanics of the Microsoft Nokia deal 2) Climbing Everest without oxygen: The implications for Microsoft and 3) Post-abyss: The implications for Nokia.


#20: Black Tar Merlin: Comic Con 2013

August 13, 2013 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 18 minutes

Jason Snell joins Moisés to discuss the chaos of San Diego Comic Con, new Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi, ChromeCast viability, and nerd culture in constant evolution.

Special guest Jason Snell.


#19: Haddie Cooke on Show Me Your Mic

May 21, 2013 at 6:00PM • 38 minutes

5by5 Producer Haddie Cooke is interviewed by Chris Enns for Episode 14 of Show Me Your Mic.

Special guest Haddie Cooke.