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PC Gamer US Podcast #322 - Feline Mothership

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Listen in on our comms this week as we discuss Fortnite, Sins of A Solar Empire: Rebellion, The War Z. Is copying the mechanics of a certain Arma 2 mod lazy, or is it simply the beginning of a new genre? We've also got some hands-on details for PlanetSide 2 and answer listener questions. What is one to do when you dump coffee on your keyboard? The answer may surprise you.

All this, what we've been playing, DayZ storytime, and more. PC Gamer US Podcast 322: Feline Mothership

PC Gamer US Podcast #321 - Fantastic Voyage

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Returning from a modest hiatus that wasn't at all related to a time travel accident, we catch up on this week's happenings: Valve happenings, Day Z happenings, Kickstarter happenings, and beyond. We also wade into the Steam Summer Sale with $60 imaginary dollars to spend.

PC Gamer US Podcast 321: Fantastic Voyage


PC Gamer UK Podcast: Episode 71 - Wordless Yelling

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This week Chris, Rich and Tom Senior gather to discuss Dota 2, Dragon Age 2, Spec Ops: The Line, The Walking Dead games, Killing Floor, Endless Space and more, including the Steam charts and your questions from Twitter.


PC Gamer UK Podcast: Episode 70 - Space Captain Job Application

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Graham, Tom, Rich and Chris discuss FTL, The Witcher 2, Indie Game: The Movie, the Steam charts and answer your questions from Twitter. Also featuring exclusive information on the breakfast preferences of the PC Gamer team. Graham likes sausages.

We also talk about the overcrowded MMO market, Hitman: Absolution, the future of competitive Dota, and whether or not you should build your next gaming rig yourself.

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PC Gamer US Podcast #320 – Bananas and Bananas

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This week, Tyler and Evan share a detailed verdict on Max Payne 3, look forward to Guild Wars 2, reflect on T.J.'s Celtic adventures in Civ 5: Gods 'n Kings, report on the state of the Diablo III real money auction house, and think about what we'd do to improve modern MMO design. We end with another episode of Day Z Storytime from Evan.

PC Gamer US Podcast 320: Bananas and Bananas


PC Gamer UK Podcast: Episode 69 - Old Jimmy Genero-Chisel

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Chris, Owen and Tom Senior emerge from the E3 news cave to discuss the expo's highs and lows as well as Max Payne 3 multiplayer, Diablo 3's endgame, Frozen Synapse RED, the PC Gamer Planetside 2 sitcom, John Carmack's VR headset, and much more.

We also explore Owen's take on where mana comes from, the Uplink mods of yesteryear, and just what might be in Peter Molyneux's Curiosity box. See below for show notes.

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PC Gamer US Podcast #319 – E3 Adventures

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E3 happened last week, and we're here to talk about the embarrassment of riches that has emerged. On this week's podcast, we chat about Watch_Dogs awe inducing gameplay, how Planetside 2 is evolving the shooter,
Dishonored's rat-summoning, whether The Old Republic really needs a new level cap and much more. Beyond that, we've got our playlists, and you can find out about Josh's Diablo III based charity.

PC Gamer US Podcast 319: E3 Adventures


PC Gamer US Podcast #318 - Triple A

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Oh dear, E3 is next week. Guess we'd better talk about what games we're looking forward to most, and our Impossible Dream Vision for a PC-centric E3. Beyond that, there's news to talk: Cyberpunk, Dota 2, Diablo, Max Payne, and more. Logan shares his indulgent gaming plans for the weekend; Evan shares another thrilling tale from Day Z.

PC Gamer US Podcast 318: Triple A

PC Gamer UK Podcast: Episode 68 - Weirdly Positive

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This week, Tom Francis, Graham, Rich and Owen convene to talk about Rayman Origins, Fifa, Diablo 3, Skyrim DLC, DayZ, Bohemia's Carrier Command Remake, X-COM, Ghost Recon Online, the Steam charts and your questions from Twitter. All in all, it's a very positive experience.

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PC Gamer US Podcast #317 - Bosses From Hell

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This week Josh, Evan, Tyler and T.J. talk about what it means for Diablo 3 to be the PC's fastest-selling game as we do some critiquing of its bosses and item drops balancing. We also touch on the TOR layoffs, leaked information that sheds light on Bungie's development of a massively multiplayer-style sci-fantasy, over-hyphenated action-shooter for the PC, and RO2's new patch. At 55:00, Evan shares a tale from Day Z.

PC Gamer US Podcast 317: Bosses From Hell

PC Gamer US Podcast #316 -- Diablo 3, Day Z

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Diablo 3 happened this week. We gathered to talk about the server frustrations, our characters (Josh's Witch Doctor build is best described as "throwing animals at people"), our favorite abilities, and what we aren't liking. We also brainstorm what new character class we'd like to see in a Diablo 3 expansion.

After that, Evan gushes about Day Z, the open-world zombie survival mod for Arma 2.

PC Gamer US Podcast 316: Diablo 3, Day Z

PC Gamer UK Podcast: Episode 67 - Eating The Magic Bee

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Graham, Chris and Tom Francis gather to discuss the Portal 2 Perpetual Testing Initiative, Diablo 3, Torchlight 2, upcoming MMO The Secret World and Deus Ex: Human Revolution's problematic cutscenes. We also talk about Graham and Rich's ongoing FIFA 12 rivalry and (try to) answer your questions from Twitter. Also, we decide that capitalism doesn't work. See below for show notes.

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PC Gamer US Podcast #315 – Many arrows, many knees

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Elder Scrolls Online, Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 and Company of Heroes 2 were all announced this week. With almost too much information to take in, we keep our brains intact by talking about what we know and our highest hopes and darkest fears for each. We also toss in some chatter on Tera and The Walking Dead, which both launched this week, along with other minor news of mystery.

PC Gamer US Podcast 315: Many arrows, many knees

PC Gamer UK Podcast: Episode 66 - Batarians Do Their Own Bullet Time

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Graham, Chris, Tom Francis and podcast debutante Tom Senior gather to discuss the Steam charts, roBurky, Star Wars: The Old Republic, Call of Duty, The Witcher 2, Dishonored, Crysis 3, and more. We also find time to appreciate Drell fabulousness, pick apart the Valve employee handbook, get our real and fictional religions confused, and answer your questions. See below for show notes.

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PC Gamer US Podcast #314 – Super Monday Night Galactic Conquest

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Talked this week: Super Monday Night Combat, Crysis 3, Dishonored, free-to-play weapon balancing, League of Legends' spectator mode, and horrific, hilarious EVE antics.

PC Gamer US Podcast 314: Super Monday Night Galactic Conquest

PC Gamer US Podcast #313 - When two Tribes go to TOR

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Evan delivers the final verdict on Tribes: Ascend, Josh puts The Old Republic’s enormous update through the paces, Chris played Max Payne 3 at PAX East, we're loving Mass Effect 3's Resurgence Pack, and we’re giving away FREE DLC in one of our easiest contests EVAR! Listen to find out how to win.

PC Gamer US Podcast 313: When two Tribes go to TOR

PC Gamer US Podcast #312 - Never Cry Alien

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Evan's fresh from a hands-on with Far Cry 3, Chris is still in shock from Aliens: Colonial Marines, Tyler's getting a little tired of Kickstarter projects, and GamesRadar's Hollander Cooper drops by for a vicious chatdown concerning Star Wars Battlefront, Notch's new game, and augmented reality.

PC Gamer US Podcast 312: Never Cry Alien

PC Gamer US Podcast #311 – TERA-ble news

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No, our latest episode's title is not a slam on EnMasse Entertainment’s upcoming TERA, which you'll hear Gavin talk about glowingly this week. Sadly, in addition to otherwise joyous impressions on Legend of Grimrock (which you can WIN right here!), as well as Josh's updates on EVE Online and Dust 514 fresh from Fanfest, we say a heartfelt goodbye to a member of the PC Gamer US team.

PC Gamer US Podcast 311: TERA-ble News

PC Gamer UK Podcast 65 - Roguelikes, Guild Wars 2 and The Darkness 2

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Tim, Graham, Tom and Chris convene to chat about the PC gaming matters that have been tickling their brains recently, and beards. Topics include roguelikes, Guild Wars 2, The Darkness 2, Assassin's Creed and the Steam Charts. We also take some of your questions from Twitter and talk about Mass Effect 3 in less than twenty, spoiler free words.

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PC Gamer US Podcast #310 - Mass Effect 3 Spoilers

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WARNING: That is not a cute or clever title! We delve deep into Mass Effect 3’s ending controversy as an act of charitable therapy. Better still, joining us to stick up for the storyteller is none other than Gary Whitta, former PCG Editor-in-Chief and current big shot screenwriter! Seriously, if you have not finished Mass Effect 3, put this episode on the backburner until you do. We won’t tell you again… okay, one more time. CAUTION: SPOILERS!

PC Gamer US Podcast 310: Mass Effect 3 Spoilers