86 episodes of Tales from the Backlog since the first episode, which aired on October 25th, 2021.
67: Chained Echoes (with Aaron Angle - A Top 3 Podcast)
Episode | March 29th, 2023 | Season 1 | 2 hrs 20 mins
chained echoes, game review, jrpg
Dave is joined by Aaron Angle from A Top 3 Podcast to discuss Matthias Linda's love letter to the JRPG classics of yesteryear, Chained Echoes.
66: Nier: Replicant (with Brian Edwards- Character Issues, Cane and Rinse)
Episode | March 22nd, 2023 | Season 1 | 2 hrs 50 mins
game review, nier
Dave is joined by Brian Edwards of Character Issues and Cane and Rinse podcasts to discuss Nier: Replicant. Yoko Taro's 2010 cult classic got a makeover in 2021, so let's find out how it is!
Break from the Backlog: Emergent Gameplay Roundtable
Episode | March 15th, 2023 | Season 1 | 1 hr 13 mins
break from the backlog, roundtable
In this Break from the Backlog, Dave is joined by Moonborne, Alex (Please Don't Cast) and Nave (Gaming Together) to discuss emergent gameplay.
65: Eastward (with Chris Dominguez - A Novel Console)
Episode | March 8th, 2023 | Season 1 | 1 hr 56 mins
eastward, game review, indie game
Dave is joined by Chris Dominguez from A Novel Console to talk about Pixpil's Eastward.
64: God of War: Ragnarök (with Ryan Juengling- List Off!)
Episode | March 1st, 2023 | Season 1 | 2 hrs 13 mins
game review, god of war, sony
Dave is joined by Ryan Juengling from List Off! to discuss God of War: Ragnarök.
63: Tunic (with Ryan Batie - Lightning Strikes Thrice)
Episode | February 22nd, 2023 | Season 1 | 1 hr 54 mins
game review, indie game, tunic
Dave is joined by Ryan Batie from Lightning Strikes Thrice to discuss Tunic.
62: Spiritfarer (with Charlie & Lauren Young)
Episode | February 15th, 2023 | Season 1 | 2 hrs 9 mins
game review, indie games, spiritfarer, thunder lotus games
Dave is joined by Charlie and Lauren Young to discuss Spiritfarer, by Thunder Lotus Games.
61: Metal Gear Solid (with Mick Arcade)
Episode | February 8th, 2023 | Season 1 | 2 hrs 17 mins
game review, metal gear solid
Dave is joined by pro voice actor Mick Arcade to discuss Metal Gear Solid.
60: Bayonetta 3 (with Matt aka Stormageddon - "Fun" and Games, Reignite, and more!)
Episode | February 1st, 2023 | Season 1 | 2 hrs 4 mins
bayonetta, game review, platinumgames
Dave is joined by Matt aka Stormageddon to discuss Bayonetta 3.
Top 3 Childhood Gaming Traditions (V.I.P. Producer's Choice with Jake aka Zulgeek)
Episode | January 29th, 2023 | Season 1 | 35 mins 13 secs
producer's choice, top 3
In the second installment of the Tube V.I.P. Producer's Choice, longtime friend and patron of the show Jake aka Zulgeek joins me to talk about our top 3 childhood gaming traditions.
Break from the Backlog: Long Games & Burnout Roundtable
Episode | January 25th, 2023 | Season 1 | 1 hr 42 mins
break from the backlog, roundtable
Dave is joined by Jared Moss (Play Along Podcast), Bill Barber (Gaming & Collecting) and Aaron Klaassen (Super Pod Saga) to discuss long games and why some of them entertain for 100+ hours while others burn us out long before the end.
59: Final Fantasy IX (with Rick Firestone - Pixel Project Radio and Alejandro Ortiz - A Random Gamer's Corner)
Episode | January 18th, 2023 | Season 1 | 2 hrs 34 mins
final fantasy, game review, jrpg, square enix
Dave is joined by Rick Firestone from Pixel Project Radio and Alejandro Ortiz from A Random Gamer's Corner to discuss Final Fantasy IX.
58: Shovel Knight (with Mikey Tabletop - Big Drink Energy)
Episode | January 11th, 2023 | Season 1 | 1 hr 46 mins
game review, indie games, shovel knight, yacht club games
Dave is joined by Mikey Tabletop from Big Drink Energy podcast to discuss Yacht Club Games' landmark retro-styled platformer, Shovel Knight
57: Xenoblade Chronicles 3 (with Kolby - Switch it Up)
Episode | January 4th, 2023 | Season 1 | 2 hrs 38 mins
game review, jrpg, xenoblade chronicles 3
Dave is joined by Kolby from Switch it Up to discuss Monolith Soft's third entry in the Xenoblade Chronicles series.
Break from the Backlog: 2022 in Review
Episode | December 28th, 2022 | Season 1 | 48 mins 28 secs
break from the backlog, year in review
Dave breaks down his favorite 2022 releases of the year in gaming.
56: The Forgotten City (with Chris - 1 Hour 1 Decision)
Episode | December 21st, 2022 | Season 1 | 1 hr 57 mins
game review, indie games, the forgotten city
Dave is joined by Chris from 1 Hour, 1 Decision to discuss Modern Storyteller's 2021 narrative mystery, The Forgotten City.