Player One Podcast

Join ex-game journalists Chris Johnston, Phil Theobald, Greg Sewart and Ethan Einhorn as they talk about console/portable/PC games, raising kids, a...
This week! We talk a lot about Crackdown 3, and spoiler alert—we really like it. Plus! Activision-Blizzard lay-offs, record-breaking Mario auctions, a Nintendo Direct, Greg’s distaste for battle royale, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links Awakening: Activision Blizzard Lays Off Hun...
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This week! We welcome Kevin Larrabee of Back in My Play and Logun Keller of the Keelhauled Podcast to talk Apex Legends, NES games on Switch, OutRun 2006, Yakuza Kiwami 2, The Division 2 beta and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Keelhauled: A Sea of Thieves Podcast Back...
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This week! CJ is sick so Greg takes over hosting and we talk about Dr. Mario World, Inside Xbox, Apple’s rumored subscription gaming service, Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown VR, Dragon Marked for Death, Wargroove and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Dr. Mario World coming t...
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This week! Mike Phillips joins us to talk Wii Shop closure, Anthem demo troubles, Nomura reconsidering worldwide releases, Metroid Prime 4 rebooting development, the amount of “Stuf” in Oreo cookies, the things in CJ’s office, what games our kids are playing and much, much more. Join us, won’t y...
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This week! CJ shares some news and the tale of his gaming PC, EA cancels more Star Wars, possible SNES games on Switch, Ace Combat 7, Horizon Chase Turbo, Onimusha: Warlords, Maniac Mansion, and so much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: EA Cancels Open-World Star Wars Game [UPDATE]...
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This week! Listener Matthew Hall who contributed to Extra Life, please message Greg. Also: Bungie splits with Activision, Ubi brings games to Epic’s store, Sony sells a lot of Spidey, and there’s some salacious goings-on in Gearbox-land. Also: Smash Bros., the RE2 1-Shot Demo, Out Run, Ninja Gai...
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This week! We talk new year’s eve, boy bands, spin-offs of boy bands, boy band brothers, Earth Defense Force 5, Starlink, Quantum Break, Smash Bros., and a lot of other stuff too. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: New Kids on the Block New Years Rockin Eve Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch...
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This week! We take a look at our favorite games of 2018. These are not the games that sold the most, nor had the most hype, nor garnered widespread critical acclaim (though there are some of those in there too). These are merely our favorite games that we played this year. Buckle up and join us,...
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This week! Christmas cheer, Xbox stats, Raimi suits, Fallout gifts, Donkey Kong Jrs., Monster Boys, Seas of Thieves, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Fallout Classic gifted to 76 players Raimi suit arrives in Spider-Man Check your Xbox 2018 stats Donkey Kong J...
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This week! A weird Sonic shows up at movie theaters, Monster Boy is awesome, Phil expands his VR gaming collection, Greg opens a game he bought years ago and plays some of it, CJ is still playing Sea of Thieves, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Worlds of Power books ...
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631: Fear Whale

Player One Podcast 1h 22m 5s

This week! We watched The Game Awards and it was pretty good! Also: Smash Bros., Katamari Reroll, Phil is triggered by Astro Bot, Greg loves him some Monster Boy in the Cursed Kingdom, and much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Ding Fries Are Done Celozzi-Ettleson Epic Games Stor...
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This week! Loot boxes, PlayStation Classic reviews, Al Lowe’s auctions, Fallout 76 struggles, Sea of Thieves’ best update yet, Phil gets PlayStation VR, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Phil’s tweets about Pixel Blast Arcade Pixel Blast Arcade PlayStation Classic...
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This week! Jeff Solomon from Chive Gaming joins us to talk Thanksgiving, Black Friday purchases, Fallout 76, Astro Bot, Hitman 2, the next generation of controllers, Bubsy 3D box quotes, and a whole lot more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Jeff Solomon on Twitter Chive Gaming Spider...
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Join host Greg Sewart as he reminisces about ropin' around NYC with with Phil Theobald, Mike Phillips, Chris Baker and Jeff Solomon in this spoiler-riffic spoilercast. Happy American Thanksgiving everyone!
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This week! Sony says goodbye to E3, a new Xbox One is rumored to say goodbye to discs, Telltale’s games say goodbye to stores, and we say hello to games including Tetris Effect, Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu, Hitman 2, Fallout 76, and Split/Second. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Sony Not A...
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627: Lots of Reading

Player One Podcast 1h 50m 32s

This week! Microsoft announced a bunch of stuff at XO18, YouTube and Urban Champion are out on Nintendo Switch, Prima Games shutting down, and we discuss Red Dead Redemption 2, Tetris Effect, Return of the Obra Dinn, and so much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: X018 - Crackdown 3 W...
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This week! The PlayStation Classic’s lineup, comparing a mobile device to an Xbox, getting mad over a mobile version of Diablo, walking back to camp in Red Dead 2 (why?), ropin’ through Spidey, drummin’ on the Switch, playing good old fashioned Tetris, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? C...
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625: Cowboy Bebop

Player One Podcast 1h 55m 36s

This week! We spend most of the time talking about Rockstar Games’ new cowboy adventure game, Red Dead Redemption. If you’re worried about spoilers, don’t, because none of us got all that far into chapter 2—maybe about 4 hours or so into the game. But we also talk a little bit about Spider-Man (...
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This week! We recap some old news, talk about special versions of Zelda, the streaming future, new Sega Genesis hardware, old McDonald’s glasses, Sqoon, Sengoku, oh and Forza Horizon 4, Spider-Man (there’s some spoiler talk at 25:54 - 29:30) and so much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of intere...
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Please enjoy this bonus episode containing the show we did at Scoopfest '18 and the Aftershow of episode 623 recorded in Las Vegas with guest Paul Mattingly. Check out heyscoops.com and Matt & Mattingly's Ice Cream Social and thanks to Matt, Paul and Jacob for having us at Scoopfest. Thanks ...
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