No Avatars Allowed Episode 120 – Objectification
Amnesia / Call of Juarez: Gunslinger / Dead Rising 3 / Dust: An Elysian Tale / Game of the Year / Outlast / Podcast / Spelunky / Splinter Cell / Theology / Video Games / Xbox One

No Avatars Allowed Episode 120 – Objectification

Ian Riley and Joshua Wise are back again to discuss Dust, Gunslinger, Amnesia, Outlast, Spelunky, Blacklist and Dead Rising 3 as well as the Xbox One’s installation problems.  Then in the second half of the show they discuss the objectification of other players in our gaming multiplayer experiences. Check out our game of the year … Continue reading

No Avatars Allowed Episode 119 – Christmas in December
Battlefield 4 / Christmas / Dark Souls / Game of the Year / Gunpoint / Podcast / Rogue Legacy / Splinter Cell / Theology / Video Games / Xbox One

No Avatars Allowed Episode 119 – Christmas in December

Ian Riley and Joshua Wise discuss a ton of games this week, including Gone Home, Battlefield 4, Dark Souls, Nether’s problems, and Splinter Cell. Then, in the second half of the show, they reminisce about Christmas and gaming.   Music By Doctor Octoroc – 8-bit Jesus   Check out our game of the year survey … Continue reading

No Avatars Allowed Episode 118 – Hambot 2: A Machine for Pigs
Amnesia / Analog: A Hate Story / Battlefield 4 / Eufloria / Gunpoint / Podcast / Rogue Legacy / Theology / Video Games / Xbox One

No Avatars Allowed Episode 118 – Hambot 2: A Machine for Pigs

This week Ian Riley and Joshua Wise talk about Eufloria, Gunpoint, Analog: A Hate Story, both Amnesia games, Rogue Legacy, and Battlefield 4’s continuing problems. Then they continue with critical readings of press releases, and a discussion of the problems with our multiplayer identities. . Get it here! Continue reading

No Avatars Allowed Episode 117 – The Sequel
Arkham Origins / Batman / Battlefield 4 / Beyond: Two Souls / Dark Souls 2 / Hearthstone / PlayStation 4 / Podcast / Theology / Video Games / Xbox One

No Avatars Allowed Episode 117 – The Sequel

Ian Riley and Joshua Wise discuss Betrayer, Battlefield 4, Killzone Shadow Fall, Contrast, Resogun, the PS4, new releases and news. Then, after the break, they talk about video game sequels and what that might have to do with theology. . Get it here! Continue reading

No Avatars Allowed Episode 116 – We Could Be Heroes
Arkham Origins / Batman / Battlefield 4 / Beyond: Two Souls / Dark Souls 2 / Hearthstone / PlayStation 4 / Podcast / Theology / Video Games / Xbox One

No Avatars Allowed Episode 116 – We Could Be Heroes

Ian Riley and Joshua Wise get together to talk about a bunch of games including Battlefield 4, the Dark Souls 2 Beta, Hearthstone, Arkham Origins, and Beyond: Two Souls. Then, during the second half of the show, they discuss the state of heroes in video games. . Get it here! Continue reading