Bottle Crow Reborn: IceFraud and Surge

IceFrog’s little brother IceFraud is back, and this time he’s got a guest- Purge’s big brother, Surge! Between the two of them, can they solve all of Dota’s problems? No. They probably can’t even solve one. But they do have an idea for a new primary stat, new items, and two new heroes. Terrible ideas …


Proportional Response

“What is the virtue of a proportional response?” asks Martin Sheen. It’s season one of Aaron Sorkin’s political drama The West Wing, and Sheen’s character is the president of the United States. His friend has just been killed by insurgents backed by a foreign state, and the Joint Chiefs have just presented him with a …


Game of the Year 2016 Podcast

It all comes down to this! After three days of side awards, Jen and Colin sit down to decide the GAME OF THE YEAR, and its nine runners up! One must stand! Many must fall! Nine must kinda like sit down or something! Let’s DO THIS! Play in new window | Download

Gimmicks Awards 2016: Part Three

Day three of our GotY podcasts is the last of our Gimmick Awards, and this time Colin and Jen are joined by guest Emily, one of the hosts of Bottle Crow! Most Story 0:53 Most Sempai 14:16 Best Outfit (Presented by Romantic Diary) 26:18 Robot of the Year 47:49 Best Old Character 1:00:39 Play …


Gimmick Awards 2016: Part 2

Our 2016 Gimmick Awards continue as Colin and Jen roll into day 2! Today’s categories are Best Hitman Level, Crime of the Year, Most Hungry Game, and Most Thirsty Game. This one’s a doozy, I promise. Best Hitman Level 0:50 Crime of the Year 16:32 Most Hungry Game 40:17 Most Thirsty Game 55:26 Play …


Gimmick Awards 2016: Part 1

Our 2016 Game of the Year podcasts begin with our Gimmick Awards! In this first of three parts, we give special awards to games based on… well, some gimmicks. Day one’s awards are Best Watchers, Most Disappointing Game, Less is More, Least Disappointing Game, and Best Moment. Who will win? Tune in to find out! …


Neutral Game Episode 1

Old friend of the site Miodrag Kovachevic and Colin have teamed up to bring this new monthly fighting game podcast for all the aspirants, newbies, and fighters-in-training out there! Ever wanted to get into fighting games, but just couldn’t quite make the dive? Maybe you were intimidated by the community, maybe you didn’t know where …