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.



#121: Cancel Your Pre-Orders

April 11, 2016 at 12:00AM • 1 hour 57 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Shawn Andrich from Gameswithjobs.com back to the show to talk about Quantum Break's disappointing PC port, new secrets revealed in Mike Tyson's Punch-Out, Heroes of the Dorm, and the questionable Oculus privacy policy.

In the Playlist, Shawn has been playing Dark Souls 3 and Hyper Light Drifter, Christian puts more time into The Division, and Jeff has lots to say about Ratchet & Clank, Welkin Road, and the Battleborn open beta.

For Tabletop Time, Shawn talks 6 Nimmt, and a listener has an epic Betrayal at House on the Hill tale to share.

All that, plus YOUR emails.


#120: My Own Opinion

April 4, 2016 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 50 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome freelance writer from Gamecrate and Playboy.com, Paul Semel to talk about Final Fantasy XV's trans-media explosion, the usefulness of reviews, Oculus and Vive delivery problems, and more!

In the Playlist, Jeff and Paul have played Uncharted 4: A Thief's End and Quantum Break, and Christian has been throwing back to old times with the Doom closed beta.

For Tabletop Top Christian has a new family game to enjoy and Jeff recommends some 2 player games.

All that, plus YOUR emails!


#119: Rediscover Vanilla Ice

March 28, 2016 at 6:00PM • 1 hour 44 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Patrick Klepek from Kotaku and the Match3 podcast back to the show this week to talk about much of the news he has been reporting, including the fake NX controller, the real PS4.5 update, the people behind torrent uploads, and the debate over Let's Play videos.

In the Playlist, Patrick talks about Stardew Valley and Dark Souls 3, Christian jams out on Rock Band 4, and Jeff hits endgame in The Division.

All that, plus YOUR emails.


#118: Tripping on VR

March 21, 2016 at 7:00PM • 1 hour 38 minutes

Jeff and Christian go without a guest this week, to deep dive into the week of huge announcements and game demos at the Game Developer's Conference! Jeff spent all week at GDC, trying as many upcoming VR experiences as he could, and Christian has lots of questions.

The guys hit on Sony's PSVR announcements, Vive's The Lab, Star Wars: Trials on Tatooine, The Climb, Eve: Valkyrie, Project Arena, Thumper, Golem, and so much more!

Plus, non-VR news, including a possible leak for Nintendo NX, The Division's huge first week of sales, and more.

All that, plus YOUR emails!


#117: Do You Want to Go to Japan?

March 14, 2016 at 11:00AM • 2 hours 2 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Alex Albrecht from Half Hour Happy Hour to the show this week to talk about the cancellation of Everquest Next, Michael Pachter's forecasts for Nintendo's NX,a crazy person levels to 100 in WoW using a dancepad, and more!

In the Playlist, everyone has lots to say about The Division, and Alex tells an epic story of attempting to play the Japanese version of Dragon's Dogma Online.

For Tabletop Time, Jeff and Alex recount their weekend adventure through the latest T.I.M.E. Stories expansion, Prophecy of Dragons.

PLUS SPECIAL BONUS CONTENT!

Jeff discusses this week's Game Developer's Conference with the GM of GDC, Meggan Scavio


#116: Everyone Wants to Fight Christian

March 7, 2016 at 5:00PM • 2 hours 3 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Anthony Taormina from Gamerant.com back to the show to talk about the cancellation of Fable Legends anf closing of Lionhead Studios, more big companies pulling out of E3, Epic Games scathing critique of Microsoft, and more!

In the Playlist, Anthony platinumed Far Cry Primal, Jeff got hands-on with No Man's Sky and Raw Data in VR, and Christian was impressed by Hitman 4 Beta.

For Tabletop Time, Jeff and Christian travel through time in Loop, Inc.

All that, plus YOUR emails!


#115: And a Unicorn Too

February 29, 2016 at 9:00PM • 1 hour 43 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Kelly Wallick from the Indie MEGABOOTH and the IGF to the show this week to talk about the Hololens developer edition, new Nintendo NX rumors, a potential new Alan Wake game, and no microtransactions for The Division!

In the Playlist, they discuss Cities Skylines, SuperHOT, The Flame in the Flood, Deadpool, Fallout 4, Life is Strange, and more.

For Tabletop Time, Jeff digs for Incan Gold, and Kelly uses her mind to play Mindflex... maybe?

And the video of the Mario level 1-1 we discussed can be seen here.

All that plus YOUR emails!


#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.