Gaming is a constant battle between triple A big franchises and under the radar indie developers. Only one will reign supreme. Or both. There's room in the market for both. Goliath and his guest Zach Damerval talk the pros and cons of little fish in big ponds - by addressing development cycles, rushed products and funding. We talk Call of Duty, Last of Us, Rime, Portal, Undertale and Five Nights at Freddy's.
So much open world, so many quests, so little time! Goliath welcomes back Zach Damerval to talk about open world games. From the original Legend of Zeldas to modern greats like Grand Theft Auto, Breath of the Wild, Fallout and Skyrim. But when can an open world game go wrong? Goliath and Zach talk about the need for sufficient lore, and all the other facets essential to a good open world game.
Goliath welcomes back the mysterious, masked host of Super Cinema, Ben Hamlin to talk about the superhero sub genre of video games. The Dynamic Duo talk about capturing the essence of a character, unique comic book story-telling and all those classic arcade beat 'em ups and Street Fighter Crossovers. We talk about Batman: Arkham City a lot in this episode so, Holy Video Game Analysis, Batman!
Gaming keeps making advancement after advancement, but how does it stack up against other forms of entertainment?
In today's episode, The Goliath's Gaming Corner crew go over the future of the gaming industry and how the introduction of things such as VR have given gaming a hand up in the entertainment sector. As gaming continues to grow, and adapt to new tech, we take a look at other forms of entertainment such as television and movies and whether they can keep up with the growth of the gaming industry. We're examining price, replay/rewatch ability, speed in which content in produced, and overall immersive experience.
Goliath's Gamin Corner returns from hiatus! Last time, Goliath tackled the Playstation but for this episode with special guest Zach Damerval, they take a look at Nintendo and what they have done to consistently be one the best gaming companies. They take a in depth look at all the Nintendo classics as well as new IPs and discuss the future of Nintendo's franchises. Games mentioned: Legend of Zelda, Super Mario Bros, Metroid, Splatoon, and the ultimate Nintendo franchise, Super Smash Brothers.
Justin Monti returns to talk with our very own Goliath about the current era of Playstation. It's a modern look at Sony and what they have done to create a solid lead in the console wars, and a look at there next steps. It wouldn't be Goliath's Gaming Corner if we didn't talk about games, so expect to hear about The Last of Us, Bioshock, Jak and Daxter, Final Fantasy 7 and Skyrim!