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Video games from an Aussie perspective!
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Looking at the video game industry from an Australian perspective!

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Episode 157 – Decade In Review Part 4

Feb 11, 2020 1:33:25


Our trip in the way-back machine has come to an end with this final episode in our Decade In Review series. On this episode Lucas and Matt finish off their look back at the last ten years in gaming with discussions about 2018 & 2019, the rise of cloud gaming, and the interesting stories of […]

Episode 156 – Decade In Review Part 3

Feb 4, 2020 1:34:35


It’s time for the third part of our Decade in Review mini-series of podcasts as we edge closer to the end of our discussion about the 2010’s. On this episode Matt & Lucas share their highlights of 2016 and 2017, have a chat about the cultural phenomenon that was Pokemon GO, and discuss the introduction […]

Episode 155 – Decade in Review Part 2

Jan 28, 2020 1:46:51


Our journey in the way-back machine continues in part two of our Decade in Review podcast series. On this episode Matt & Lucas share their highlights and favourite games from 2013-2015, as well as discuss Obsidian Entertainment’s journey from imminent closure to Kickstarter success to acquisition by Microsoft, the decade of Assassin’s Creed, and much […]

Episode 154 – Decade in Review Part 1

Jan 21, 2020 1:28:15


Happy New Decade everyone! Jeez it seems like we haven’t had a post for you guys since a decade ago! Okay now that we’ve got the terrible Dad jokes out of the way it’s time to look back at the past ten years in gaming, take stock, remember the good times fondly, and prepare for […]

Episode 153 – GOTY 2019 Extravaganza!

Dec 19, 2019 1:37:34


It’s that time of the year again: sleigh bells are jingling, halls are being decked, and of course lists are getting checked twice. Lists of the best and worst games of this year that is! The annual DBG game of the year EXTRAVAGANZA episode is here although this has been a kind of slow year […]

Episode 152 – Uncharted Space

Dec 1, 2019 55:50


The Force is strong with this episode! The deal between Disney and EA has finally brought us the single player Star Wars game that we have been waiting a decade and it’s a pretty good one. On this episode of the DBG podcast Matt and Lucas discuss Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, then Matt reviews […]

Episode 151 – Not The Best Choice

Nov 18, 2019 1:38:44


151 is a prime number! That means you’re in for a PRIME podcast episode. On this episode of DBG Matt and Lucas start off with some quick Drop Bear TV-Watching chat, followed by reviews of the new Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and The Outer Worlds. The guys close out the episode with their very […]

Episode 150 – The Milestone Episode

Oct 30, 2019 1:14:07


Believe it or not, Drop Bear Gaming has made it to 150 episodes! On this episode Matt & Lucas reviewed Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint and then discussed it’s reception in the market and Ubisoft’s decision to delay some upcoming games. Next up Matt reviewed PS4 exclusives Concrete Genie and the MediEvil remaster before the […]

Episode 149 – A Micro-transaction Too Far

Oct 7, 2019 1:14:08


It’s that time of year again where the sports games start dropping their annual releases. On this episode of the DBG podcast Lucas gives his review of the micro-transaction heavy NBA2K20 while Matt let’s us know what’s new in FIFA 20. Matt also reviews Ni No Kuni: Wrath Of The White Witch Remastered, the guys […]

Episode 148 – Grinding My Gears

Sep 17, 2019 59:24


On this episode Lucas revisits Control, Matt shares his thoughts on the PS4 interactive story Erica, Lucas reviews Gears 5 and the guys share their first impressions on NBA2k20. We hope you enjoy the show!

Episode 147 – Many, Many, Many Games

Sep 7, 2019 1:09:15


We are back dear listeners! After holiday cruises, excessive day job work hours, and various illnesses Matt and Lucas have finally returned to present episode 147 of the DBG podcast. On this long awaited episode the guys discuss many, many, many games which they spent many, many, many hours playing during the extended time since […]

Episode 146 – The One That Isn’t 143

Jul 11, 2019 54:55


It’s a bit of a quiet spell in the gaming world at the moment but of course Matt and Lucas can always find something to chat about. On this episode of the DBG podcast the guys discussed the console release of pixel-art indie platformer Furwind, a little bit about the new EA Originals game Sea […]

Episode 145 – E3 2019 Extravaganza

Jun 17, 2019 2:12:27


E3 has come and gone for another year and boy oh boy this year was jam packed! On this E3 Extravaganza episode Matt & Lucas were joined once again by Karl (aka The Lyrical) from Game Train Podcast to discuss Watch Dogs Legion, Keanu Reeves, Final Fantasy VII Remake, Project Scarlett and so much more! […]

Episode 144 – E3 Is Coming

Jun 8, 2019 1:25:28


It’s that time of year again! E3 is on this week so on this episode Matt & Lucas discuss some of the stuff which has been revealed, annnounced, leaked, or rumoured for E3 2019! Of course before they get to that there are games to talk about! Matt shares a bit more of his thoughts […]

Episode 143 – Microtransactions and Letdowns

May 10, 2019 1:00:49


The long awaited Mortal Kombat 11 has finally arrived and it is chock-full with a crazy story-line, amazing fighting, and microtransactions. Tune in to this episode of the DBG podcast to hear Matt’s review of the game, as well as a discussion about the latest PS4 exclusive Days Gone. Lucas also revisits NBA2k19 with a […]

Episode 142 – Press Square To Everything

Apr 14, 2019 55:51


The Division 2 arrived and we accidentally forgot to record a podcast since because we have been too busy playing it! Worry not though dear Drop Bears because we have returned with a fresh new episode for your earholes. Have a listen to find out our thoughts on the closed beta for Mortal Kombat 11, […]

Episode 141 – Exceeds Expectations

Mar 16, 2019 1:20:48


Surviving in harsh and unforgiving environments is the theme of this episode as Matt & Lucas review Far Cry New Dawn and Anthem, and Lucas shares his thoughts so far on Metro Exodus! Matt also reviewed indie games Awesome Pea and Pode along the way. We hope you enjoy the show!

Episode 140 – Betas, Zombies, and Terry Crews

Feb 24, 2019 45:26


A week after recording it Episode 140 is finally here. Matt and Lucas had a chat about their first impressions with Anthem, The Division 2 private beta, and Lucas gave his reviews of Resident Evil 2 and Crackdown 3.

Episode 139 – Jetpack Loading…

Feb 6, 2019 48:58


There’s a new member in the Drop Bear family! Matt’s son Oscar was born on the day the last episode of the podcast was posted. He’s a little too young to appear on the podcast right now (or even to play video games at all actually) but guess who isn’t too young? Matt & Lucas! […]

Episode 138 – Happy New Year 2019

Jan 16, 2019 1:09:18


Matt and Lucas are back after the end of year break and they are excited for what this year has in store for us! On this episode of the DBG podcast the guys share what they got up to over the Christmas break including reviewing Just Cause 4 and Super Smash Bros Ultimate, and then […]

Episode 137 – GOTY 2018 Extravaganza

Dec 24, 2018 1:19:38


It’s that time of year again! Christmas is only hours away so before we gorge ourselves on delicious food and celebrate consumerism we thought this would be the perfect time to share our thoughts on gaming in 2018. With arguably some of the best games of all time coming out this year it has been […]

Episode 136 – The Woes Of Online

Dec 8, 2018 36:25


The guys are back after a short work and Red Dead Redemption induced hiatus to discuss Red Dead Online, Fallout 76, Battlefield V, and more. We hope you enjoy the show 🙂

Episode 135 – If No One’s Around…

Nov 9, 2018 1:02:36


Two episodes in one week? It’s unheard of! Well, my fellow Drop Bears, this is a special occassion. One of the biggest games of all time has arrived: Red Dead Redemption 2. Sit back and listen as Matt and Lucas have a chat about their greatest and worst things from the game. Also on this […]

Episode 134 – 10,000 Suplexes

Nov 6, 2018 55:44


Prepare your ear holes fellow drop bears because this episode is jam packed! Matt bought a Nintendo Switch finally so he shares his thoughts on the system, as well as two Switch games “Paw Patrol On A Roll” and the LEGO Harry Potter Collection. Lucas lets us know how he went with diving into WWE2K19 […]

Episode 133 – Top Marks

Oct 14, 2018 52:20


Forza Horizon 4 has arrived and it’s bloody magnificent. Join Matt and Lucas as they share their thoughts on the newest entry in the best racing franchise on console. Matt also tells us about the huge RPG Divinity: Original Sin 2 – Definitive Edition, as well as his first impressions of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey. Sit […]

Episode 132 – Sports and Superheroes

Sep 23, 2018 1:07:15


Matt and Lucas are back and they have games to talk about! Lucas has been playing NBA2k19 and Matt has been playing FIFA 19 so they share their thoughts on those games, and then they discuss the massive PS4 exclusive game Marvel’s Spider-Man.

Episode 131 – Off The Market

Sep 2, 2018 30:35


After a seven week hiatus including employment changes, illness, and marriage, Matt and Lucas are BACK! It’s just a short episode this time around because that aforementioned illness is still hanging around but like we always say “a short episode is better than no episode at all”! Matt shares his thoughts on Zoink Games latest […]

Episode 130 – Ark Detecting

Jul 16, 2018 47:07


Lucas has something special for us all on this episode, a hardware review for a change! He got the chance to try out the new ModMic 5 microphone which is a pretty nifty little piece of kit. Meanwhile Matt discovered exactly how deep the world of The Crew 2 goes, and the guys had a […]

Episode 129 – Good Enough

Jun 30, 2018 1:02:00


It’s all about sequels on this episode of the DBG podcast with the guys sharing their thoughts on Unravel Two, Rainbow Skies, and first impressions on The Crew 2. They also discuss Fallout Shelter, and have a bit of a chat about the Australian Senate inquiry into loot boxes. We hope you enjoy the show […]

Episode 128 – E3 2018 Extravaganza!

Jun 15, 2018 1:25:27


Ahh yes, the craziness of E3 has come and gone for another year and it has left us with a whole bunch of great games to look forward to and some pretty excellent talking points. On this episode of the podcast Matt and Lucas go through some of their highlights from the week, and share […]

Episode 127 – E3 Prediction Time!

Jun 5, 2018 44:37


It’s almost E3 so the guys take some time on this episode to share some rumours and predictions about what we might see at this years Expo. Matt also talks a little bit more about the indie game Moonlighter which he backed on Kickstarter, as well as the closed beta for The Crew 2 which […]

Episode 126 – Detroit Robot City

May 27, 2018 41:53


Another episode so soon? Yes dear listeners, because the new PS4 exclusive from Quantic Dream “Detroit: Become Human” released on Friday and didn’t want to make you wait to hear what we thought of it. We also discussed a little bit about the co-op game A Way Out and a new indie game called Moonlighter […]

Episode 125 – Hollow

May 21, 2018 54:39


On this episode of the DBG podcast the guys discuss the open Beta of OnRush, revisit an old segment to share some of the latest news, and Lucas shares his thoughts on the next Xbox One exclusive State Of Decay 2. We hope you enjoy the show!

Episode 124 – Epic

Apr 30, 2018 1:33:54


Lucas & Matt were joined once again by Karl (aka The Lyrical) from the Game Train Podcast for this episode to discuss the new Detroit: Become Human demo and of course the new massive exclusive for PlayStation – God Of War. This episode is a little long since the guys got a bit carried away […]

Episode 123 – Drug-Fueled Spirit Journey

Apr 16, 2018 1:06:00


Matt and Lucas return for another podcast episode, although this one starts out a little more like Drop Bear Movies rather than Drop Bear Gaming. The guys discuss some recent video game related movies then move on to review of the co-op game A Way Out and a huge review of Far Cry 5. We […]

Episode 122 – Ding Dong Delicious

Mar 26, 2018 55:03


We are back with another episode of the DBG Podcast and although Matt didn’t set up the recording equipment correctly it’s still a good show! Matt drops his review for the new JRPG Ni No Kuni 2, Lucas shares his thoughts on Immortal Redneck, and much more. Please enjoy the show, despite the poor audio […]

Episode 121 – Not A Prime Number

Mar 8, 2018 1:00:08


Another episode of the Drop Bear Gaming podcast is here! Yay! I’m sorry to say this episode is NOT a prime number, however it does have some PRIME games mentioned on it. Lucas has of course been continuing his career as a professional baller on NBA2K18, while Matt continued his regular job of playing as […]

Episode 120 – Happy New Feb!

Feb 6, 2018 33:58


The guys are back after a nice long Christmas (and the entirety of January) break and they have played some games!! They are also excited about new games in 2018 and so they decided to discuss some of them on this short episode. Enjoy the show!

Episode 119 – GOTY 2017

Dec 27, 2017 1:03:07


It’s here! It’s the final DBG podcast episode for 2017, and it is of course the Game Of The Year special! Matt and Lucas were joined by a special guest on this episode, the one and only Karl from the Game Train podcast (aka The Lyrical) to share his picks for the year and to […]

Episode 118 – Eating Up Their Bottom Lines

Dec 12, 2017 1:18:34


Matt and Lucas are back with the second last episode for 2017! To start the show they reflect upon the turn of events in the industry following the discussion of micro transactions on the last episode, which I’m sure we can all agree played a major part in getting the loot box discussion happening around […]

Episode 117 – Egyptians, Nazis, Cars, and Rants

Nov 14, 2017 1:11:33


It’s the busiest time of year for gamers, so many games but such little time. On this episode of the podcast Lucas and Matt share their thoughts on Assassin’s Creed Origins, Wolfenstein 2, Gran Turismo Sport and more. They also have a chat about micro-transactions given their prevalence in games at the moment which leads […]

Episode 116 – Games and Gaming Expos

Oct 23, 2017 1:32:44


So many games and so little time! The guys are back once again and they have pile of games to review including Knack 2, Project Cars 2, Morphite, Pinball FX 3, Everybody’s Golf, and of course more discussion about Destiny 2. Lucas and Matt also had the pleasure of going to EB Expo after it’s […]

Episode 115 – Destiny Returns

Sep 23, 2017 54:54


Destiny has returned, at it is just as addictive as always. Join Matt and Lucas as they share their thoughts on Destiny 2, as well as Knack 2 and Uncharted: The Lost Legacy. If you are playing Destiny 2 on PS4 don’t forget to join the Drop Bear Gaming clan so you can play with […]

Episode 114 – Just Cause

Aug 30, 2017 45:29


Matt and Lucas are back again, this time discussing Just Cause 3, Matterfall, and the pros and cons of Games With Gold and PlayStation Plus. The guys also share their thoughts on Gamescom 2017.

Episode 113 – N-Sanity!

Aug 10, 2017 53:31


Matt and Lucas are finally back with another episode! After several weeks of illness and work commitments they have returned to bring you some good old fashioned game discussions. On this episode of the DBG podcast the guys discuss Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles, Mafia 3 DLC, Crash Bandicoot N-Sane Trilogy, and Masquerada: Songs and […]

Episode 112 – E3 2017 Extravaganza

Jun 26, 2017 1:02:14


It’s that time of year again, so of course we had to our fellow Drop Bear Susie back on the show to join us for a discussion of everything we saw at E3 2017. The team talk about Battlefront 2, Beyond Good & Evil 2, and of course the Xbox One X as well as […]

Episode 111 – Evolution

Jun 6, 2017 1:21:08


Matt and Lucas are back once again with plenty to discuss on this episode of the DBG podcast. The guys start by sharing their thoughts on AFL Evolution from Wicked Witch Software before moving on to Injustice 2, Prey, and more.

Episode 110 – VR, Sniping, and Sandler

May 4, 2017 1:00:28


On this episode of the DBG Podcast Matt discusses VR games Tethered and Symphony Of The Machine, as well as a few VR movies which he checked out. Lucas shares his thoughts on the Avegant Glyph personal theatre headset, and his impressions of Sniper Ghost Warrior 3.

Episode 109 – Boaring and Ranting

Apr 14, 2017 1:08:29


Matt and Lucas are back again and this time they have LOTS to talk about. They start off by breaking down the Xbox Scorpio technical details which were revealed last week, followed by reviews of Troll & I, PlayStation VR game Fated, and the first Battlefield 1 DLC pack. After a short sidetrack discussion about […]

Episode 108 – Horizon Recon Wilddawn

Mar 15, 2017 1:00:09


The Nintendo Switch, Horizon Zero Dawn and Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands are the order of the day for this episode. Matt and Lucas have been pumping some hours into those games while Lucas had a chance to try out the Nintendo Switch. The guys have changed things up a little bit for this episode […]

Episode 107 – Swords And Fly Kicks

Feb 27, 2017 46:45


Matt and Lucas return to discuss Gravity Rush 2, For Honor, and Nioh with a quick mention of the Ghost Recon Wildlands open beta.

Episode 106 – Sh*t-back Bobble Head

Jan 30, 2017 51:14


Lucas and Matt are left to their own devices on this episode of the DBG podcast as they discuss Resident Evil 7, the For Honor beta, and share some thoughts on some new game announcements. This episode has some pretty low-brow humour involved (don’t they all?) so consider this fair warning! We hope you enjoy […]

Episode 105 – The Old Switcheroonie

Jan 15, 2017 23:34


It’s the start of something new around here! Not everyone likes long-form podcasts, so to change things up a little bit we have decided to start doing shorter length episodes whenever something comes up which piques our interests. Luckily something has happened just in time for us to try it out: the Nintendo Switch press […]

Episode 104 – GOTY 2016!

Jan 12, 2017 1:00:22


The team is back again after losing an episode and some unfortunate illness to reminisce on the year that was 2016. To start off this episode Matt shared his thoughts on Watch Dogs 2, then the Drop Bears jumped straight into their picks for game of the year. The episode finishes up with a bit […]

Episode 103 – 1, 2, 3, 4!

Dec 4, 2016 51:30


The crew returns with a bit of sequential gaming for this episode of the Drop Bear Gaming podcast. The games up for discussion are Battlefield 1, Titanfall 2, Mafia 3, and Gears Of War 4. How convenient! Join Lucas, Matt, and Susie as they share their thoughts on another excellent episode of the DBG podcast!

Episode 102 – It’s FIFA Time

Oct 11, 2016 48:42


It’s just Matt and Lucas for this episode as they discuss all the stuff they love and hate about FIFA 17. Lucas also shares his thoughts on Inside, and Matt reviews Bioshock: The Collection, and talks a little bit about his first impressions of Mafia 3.

Episode 101 – Back At It

Sep 16, 2016 1:15:12


In the latest episode of the DBG podcast the crew get back on track with talking about games after the more conversational episode 100. Lucas and Matt begin the show by sharing their thoughts on the space exploration game No Man’s Sky. Next up is discussion about the Battlefield One open beta which Matt, Lucas, […]

Episode 100 – We Made It Guys 2.0

Aug 22, 2016 1:05:36


Lucas, Matt, and Susie are finally back for episode 100!! After a 2 month hiatus (true to form) the team makes a triumphant return to hit their century episode after five and a half years of podcasting. To mark the momentous occasion they decided to just have a friendly chat rather than following any plan, […]

Episode 99 – E3 2016 Extravaganza

Jun 23, 2016 1:41:16


Matt and Lucas are joined yet again by Susie to discuss all of their favourite bits from the 2016 Electronic Entertainment Expo! They discuss a whole bunch of stuff including Skyrim Remastered, Battlefield 1, their thoughts on all of the VR announcements and how they feel about VR in general, and a whole lot more! […]

Episode 98 – Doin’ Hard Time

Jun 10, 2016 1:30:46


The guys are back for another episode of the podcast and they get their chance to have a spoilerific chat about Uncharted 4. Don’t despair if you haven’t play it yet, because they save that for the second half of the show and give plenty of warning ahead of it. In the first half of […]

Episode 97 – Homely

May 16, 2016 1:31:12


Matt and Lucas are joined on this episode by our old Drop Bear comrade Susie. The team go on a journey of conversation ranging through from reviewing Uncharted 4, the announcements of Battlefield 1 and CoD: Infinite Warfare (and subsequently the Modern Warfare remaster), and how much it sucks to be a John. Matt also […]

Episode 96 – A Stitch In Time

Apr 27, 2016 40:37


The guys keep it a bit shorter on this episode than the last episode as Matt talks about the free update on The Division and Lucas shares his review of Quantum Break on the Xbox One.

Episode 95 – Matt Sucks At Games

Apr 14, 2016 1:18:38


Since the last episode of the DBG podcast Lucas hasn’t had much time for games but Matt has had PLENTY. He played a bunch of games over the past few weeks and he sucks at pretty much all of them. Sit back and relax while he reviews EA Sports UFC 2 and DiRT Rally, and […]

Episode 94 – Primal Division

Mar 19, 2016 34:24


After a bit of a longer break than usual the guys are back to discuss Far Cry Primal and The Division!

Episode 93 – Tabletside Chat

Feb 25, 2016 40:57


Matt and Lucas are back with another episode of the Drop Bear Gaming podcast and due to some difficulties with their equipment this episode is very professionally recorded using Matt’s tablet! Despite the slightly dodgy sound quality the guys had a really great chat about Unravel, Gravity Rush Remastered, Ark, The Division and much more. […]

Episode 92 – Shooting The Breeze

Feb 1, 2016 36:58


It has been a slow start to 2016 with nothing really popping up on Matt & Lucas’ radars. On this episode they chat a bit more about The Witcher 3, Rainbow Six Siege, and Diablo 3 (digging into the backlog) and what upcoming games they are looking forward to in the next month. As always, […]

Episode 91 – 5th Anniversary Extravaganza

Jan 14, 2016 1:09:23


On the 1st of January this year Drop Bear Gaming turned five. It’s been a great journey so far and so Matt and Lucas decided to celebrate the occasion by inviting some very special guest Drop Bears to the podcast. Our old friend and former DBG podcaster Susie has returned to the show after a […]

Episode 90 – Game Of The Year 2015 Special!

Dec 31, 2015 1:25:48


2015 is almost over and done with, so of course it is time for the annual Drop Bear Gaming Game of the Year Podcast! As per usual Matt & Lucas go meandering down a twisting and turning path of discussion about the key moments of the year and their favourite things that happened in the […]

Episode 89 – Explosions!

Dec 16, 2015 37:31


Matt and Lucas are back for the second last time for 2015 to discuss games and the like! Since the last episode Matt has been playing Just Cause 3, while Lucas honed his tactical skills in Rainbow Six Siege and they are here to share their thoughts on those games. They also discuss PlayStation Experience […]

Episode 88 – Apocalypse and Space

Nov 28, 2015 39:41


Fallout 4 and Star Wars Battlefront. Need I say more? The latest episode of the DBG podcast is all about running around a post-apocalyptic Boston, and epic space battles. Both games are clearly up there in the Game Of The Year stakes as far as Matt and Lucas are concerned, and if you listen to […]

Episode 87 – Waiting For Fallout 4

Nov 9, 2015 39:23


Matt is back in Brisbane and he has joined Lucas to record an episode of the DBG podcast while they wait for Fallout 4 to come out. On this show they talk about Assassin’s Creed, Call Of Duty Black Ops 3, Need For Speed, and a few other games the guys have been playing. Matt […]

Episode 86 – PAX Aus 2015 Extravaganza

Nov 2, 2015 1:06:14


PAX Australia is all over for 2015 and boy oh boy was it an amazing event. Matt made his way down to Melbourne to the convention and he got together with some friends for a chat about their highlights of the show. He is joined by previous DBG Podcast alumni Chad (owner of Game Truck […]

Episode 85 – Rock Out With Your Drop Bear Out

Oct 26, 2015 34:19


The drought has broken and a new Guitar Hero game is finally here! Guitar Hero Live came out last week and Matt picked it up on day one and immediately switched into rocking mode. On this episode of the DBG podcast he gives his review of the game and breaks down the changes which have […]

Episode 84 – Drake & Football

Oct 8, 2015 46:59


The first order of business on the latest episode of the Drop Bear Gaming podcast is of course The Uncharted Collection. Given how much love the guys have for the series it behooves them to make discussion about the remastered versions of the games a top priority on the show. Following the trend of talking […]

Episode 83 – Dinky Di and Dinklebot

Sep 26, 2015 44:01


Mad Max, Dishonored Definitive Edition, and Destiny: The Taken King are the main topics of discussion on this episode of the Drop Bear Gaming Podcast. Matt lets us know how good it feels in Mad Max to blow up cars, while Lucas laments the price of the new Destiny DLC. We hope you enjoy the […]

Episode 82 – Digital Revolution

Sep 2, 2015 45:20


The future is now! On the latest episode of the DBG podcast Lucas and Matt discuss digital downloads of games, specifically their thoughts on sticking with physical or going digital and what motivates their decisions on a game by game basis. Of course they also discuss the games they’ve been playing including a fateful return […]

Episode 81 – The Ever-Growing Backlog

Aug 23, 2015 43:14


Games, games, games! Too many games and too little time means we inevitably end up with a bunch of great titles on our backlog list. On this episode of the DBG podcast we go into Matt & Lucas’ lists and see what games they need to get on their arse and play! We hope you […]

Episode 80 – Swingin’ In The Breeze

Aug 4, 2015 1:13:45


On the latest episode of the DBG podcast Lucas and Matt return to discuss The Elder Scrolls Online, Batman Arkham Knight, God Of War 3 Remastered, followed by a big chat about the latest entry in EA’s golf franchise: EA Sports Rory McIlroy PGA Tour. Have a listen and see if we hit a hole-in-one […]

Episode 79 – E3 2015 Spectacular!

Jun 30, 2015 1:41:49


The official Drop Bear Gaming E3 2015 breakdown episode is finally here! After a bit of a delay thanks to Matt’s ridiculous work schedule the guys are back to discuss their favourite bits from E3 2015. Have a listen and then let us know what games from the show excited you the most. We hope […]

Episode 78 – Destiny, The Witcher, and Pre-E3

Jun 14, 2015 46:22


On this episode Matt and Lucas talk about the latest expansion for Destiny – The House Of Wolves, and share their thoughts so far on The Witcher 3. They also share their predictions and expectations for this years E3 press conferences. Have a listen and let us know what you want to see announced this […]

Episode 77 – Bear-tality

May 16, 2015 43:19


After a few weeks break the guys are back for another episode. They haven’t played a great variety of games over the last few weeks, with Matt playing Mortal Kombat X exclusively for the past four weeks! Lucas shares his experience with Bloodborne (spoiler alert: he sucks at it), and they have a bit of […]

Episode 76 – Mortal Kombat!!

Apr 16, 2015 40:55


This episode is dedicated to Mortal Kombat X in all it’s glory! If you don’t want to hear about horrific fatalities, stomach-churning x-ray moves, and all the other magnificence of NetherRealm Studios latest entry in the MK franchise then feel free to skip on by this episode. For the rest of you, GET OVER HERE!

Episode 75 – Final Fantasy Battlefield

Apr 8, 2015 36:06


Only a short break between episodes this time as we got together again to discuss racing games, how much Matt sucks at Bloodborne, Borderlands The Handsome Collection and more. Also on this episode Matt shares his mini-review for Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae, and Lucas lets us know what he thinks about Battlefield Hardline so […]

Episode 74 – Back From The Dead

Mar 31, 2015 44:30


Two months after our last podcast episode and we have finally returned! After moving house and work and audio file failures we are finally back in action. On this episode we have a lot to talk about as we catch up on all the games we’ve played since we recorded last. Some of the big […]

Episode 73 – It’s 2015!

Jan 31, 2015 47:16


It’s 2015 and there is a multitude of excellent games due for release this year. On this episode of the Drop Bear Gaming podcast Matt and Lucas look at some of their most anticipated games for 2015 and share what they are most looking forward to. Happy New Year and we hope you all enjoy […]

Episode 72 – GOTY 2014

Dec 31, 2014 1:26:00


2014 is coming to an end and as per usual we have compiled our thoughts on the events in the game industry and the game releases of the year. Come on a trip down memory lane with Lucas and Matt as they discuss their favourite titles of the year and decide on their game of […]

Episode 71 – Broken Games!

Dec 10, 2014 52:37


On this episode of the podcast the guys discuss a bunch of games including Far Cry 4, Assassin’s Creed Unity, Middle Earth: Shadow Of Mordor, Dragon Age Inquisition and more. Matt also shares his opinion (read: rant) about games being released as buggy messes and how it’s becoming the accepted norm. Have a listen and […]

Episode 70 – So Many Games!

Oct 27, 2014 59:11


Matt and Lucas are back finally after a solid month of Destiny. That’s not all they’ve been playing though with Matt checking out Driveclub & Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition, and Lucas playing a bit of NBA2K15 & NHL 15, and both of them getting into FIFA 15. They discuss all this and more on this […]

Episode 69 – Destiny

Sep 23, 2014 1:11:03


As the episode title suggests Matt and Lucas had a big discussion about Destiny on this episode after it’s release two weeks ago. Of course they couldn’t get away with making an entire episode about Destiny though so they also discuss Microsoft’s acquisition of Mojang, inFamous: First Light, Velocity 2X, and Valiant Hearts: The Great […]

Episode 68 – Cannot Kinect

Sep 3, 2014 1:26:49


On the latest episode of the DBG podcast the guys discuss Diablo 3, Don Bradman Cricket, The Crew, Dragon Age Inquisition, Rise Of The Tomb Raider’s “exclusivity”, and changes to the laws surrounding classifications in Australia. They then get carried away discussing Kinect and the Xbox One on the back of the standalone Kinect being […]

Episode 67 – Gamescom 2014

Aug 16, 2014 55:47


Lucas and Matt are finally back recording once again after almost six weeks of not being able to find the time to get together. It’s perfect timing though since it is the week of Gamescom over in Cologne in Germany so there has been plenty of stuff to talk about. The guys open the show […]

Episode 66 – Valiant Hearts

Jul 9, 2014 38:00


On this short but sweet episode Matt and Lucas are back once again discussing UFC, FIFA World Cup 2014, Valiant Hearts: The Great War. After that they have a quick chat about what games are coming out soon which they are looking forward to and discuss some great bargains that are out there at the […]

Episode 65 – Matt’s Destiny

Jun 16, 2014 1:06:39


The guys are back once again to discuss their favourite bits from the stuff which came out of E3 last week including LittleBigPlanet 3, Battlefield Hardline, Far Cry 4 and much more. They then delve into Matt’s experience with the “First Look Alpha” for Destiny on the PS4 which he then proceeds to gush about. […]

Episode 64 – Ultimate Dog Fighting

Jun 6, 2014 58:12


Matt and Lucas are back once again and get carried away in another chat about Watch_Dogs before gushing about the EA Sports UFC demo, then Matt shares his first impressions with Borderlands 2 on Vita. They close out the show talking about some of the games that have been announced recently in anticipation of E3 […]

Episode 63 – Watchin’ Dogs

Jun 2, 2014 51:49


Lucas and Matt are back with another episode and this time around they discuss Watch_Dogs, Bound By Flame, Child Of Light, Trials Fusion and much more. Enjoy the show!

Episode 62 – Bon Voyage

Apr 28, 2014 1:06:54


We say goodbye to our co-host Susie on this episode as she is moving to America for a new chapter in her life. We don’t talk much about video games in this episode as we thought it would be fitting to just record one of our rambling off-topic conversations instead. We hope you enjoy the […]

Episode 61 – The One With The Swears

Apr 11, 2014 1:08:30


This week the crew talked about a bunch of games including Pro Evolution Soccer 14, Titanfall, Final Fantasy X HD, Infamous Second Son’s Paper Trail DLC and Borderlands 2 coming to the Vita then they ran out of topics. This led to an impromptu google topic search, leading to intense discussion about EB Games, the […]

Episode 60 – The Return of Susie!

Apr 2, 2014 1:04:41


Susie is back in Australia and has rejoined the crew for this episode of the podcast. In between random conversation twists and turns Matt, Susie and Lucas discus Titanfall, Infamous Second Son, Plants Vs Zombies: Garden Warfare, Steamworld Dig, and a bunch of other bits and pieces. We hope you enjoy the show! The list […]

Episode 59 – Dracula’s Trigger Happy Behind

Mar 15, 2014 1:17:49


Matt and Lucas are holding the fort on this episode while Susie is still on holiday, and surprisingly enough Lucas has been playing some games! They discuss Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2, Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc, Velocity Ultra, Surge Deluxe, Move The Box, and the recent announcement of Arkham Knight. The guys then have a […]

Episode 58 – Crying Koalas

Feb 8, 2014 1:06:53


The team are back once again and this happens to be the last time Susie will be on the show for a month while she goes on holiday to the USA. We stumble along on a show without any set agenda and end up having some great discussions. Matt lists a bunch of games he’s […]

Episode 57 – Argument Now!

Jan 16, 2014 1:16:28


It’s the first Drop Bear Gaming podcast episode of 2014 and it is also the Susie birthday episode! The show begins with some friendly catching up, then Matt breaks down why he thinks Knack is one of the most under-rated games on the new generation of consoles. What follows is perhaps one of the biggest […]

Episode 56 – Game of the Year 2013

Dec 31, 2013 2:07:35


Lucas, Susie and Matt are back together once again for this final episode for 2013! It begins as most episodes do with a discussion about what games they’ve been playing lately including Battlefield 4, Tearaway, and Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition. During the second part of the show the team discuss the games which […]

Episode 55 – New Generation

Dec 9, 2013 1:28:26


The Xbox One and PS4 have arrived and Susie and Matt have convened an episode of the podcast specifically to discuss these magnificent pieces of machinery. Join them as they discuss the new user interfaces in detail, talk about Kinect 2.0 and the PlayStation Camera, Xbox SmartGlass and the PlayStation app for mobile devices and […]

Episode 54 – Trade N Save

Nov 21, 2013 1:04:25


It’s just Susie and Matt again for this episode as Matt discusses Beyond: Two Souls and the Bioshock Infinite DLC Burial At Sea Episode; followed by Susie discussing Call Of Duty Ghosts and sharing her unfortunate trading and saving experience while organising her Xbox One preorder. They then shared a bit of a disussion about […]

Episode 53 – Two Point Oh!

Nov 9, 2013 1:24:35


After horrendous audio issues with the first recording of this episode Susie and Matt decided to trash it and record a fresh new episode to replace it! On this episode they go into detail discussing Battlefield 4, Batman: Arkham Origins, Call Of Duty: Ghosts, and Beyond: Two Souls, as well as a large amount of […]

Episode 52 – Grand Theft Audio

Oct 7, 2013 1:13:15


On this episode Susie, Lucas and Matt discuss all things Grand Theft Auto 5. They give their own personal thoughts on the game, discuss the GTA Online launch and share some of their favourite moments. Feel free to share your favourite moments in the comments below!

Episode 51 – Engravement

Sep 20, 2013 1:02:21


Episode 51 of the Drop Bear Gaming podcast is here and we talk about a bunch of games despite the fact that Matt’s microphone sucks. We discuss Killer Is Dead, Killzone Mercenary, AFL Live 2 and some other games then we discuss next generation consoles and things. Listen and enjoy 🙂

Episode 50 – We Made It Guys

Aug 18, 2013 1:32:07


We’ve finally made it to episode 50! Can you believe it? We can’t haha. Anyway on this show we are joined by Al Caynes from The Geek Next Door (http://www.tgeeknd.com/) as we discuss what we hope to see in gaming world in the future, fight sticks, Xbox One and the PS4, and of course what […]

Episode 49 – Interviews and Derailment

Aug 6, 2013 1:33:12


Episode 49 is here and it includes the many interviews which Susie and Matt did at PAX, as well as discussions on game pricing in Australia, Steam sales, the new Humble Bundle and much much more! Here is a breakdown of links to the various companies we interviewed throughout the show. The games will link […]

Episode 48 – PAX Australia 2013 Live

Jul 28, 2013 32:57


Last weekend Susie and Matt went to the inaugural PAX Australia in Melbourne and while there they sat down with Chad Habel to discuss what they had seen and what were their highlights at the show. Chad has written articles on a number of websites and now has his own site where you can check […]

Episode 47 – The Resurrection

Jul 16, 2013 1:28:18


We are back! After a bit of a hiatus while Susie was in a terrible condition in hospital thanks to a nasty illness we have returned to fill your ear holes with our goodness. On this episode we talk about a great assortment of topics including the new GTA 5 gameplay trailer, the amazing PS3 […]

Episode 46 – E3 2013

Jun 20, 2013 1:33:13


E3 2013 has come and gone, but it has left a storm in it’s wake thanks to fanboys warring over Sony’s decisive blow against Microsoft. Susie and Matt discuss that and much much more on this episode of the Drop Bear Gaming podcast. Oh and by the way this was recorded before Microsoft’s backflip on […]

Episode 45 – Xbox One

May 25, 2013 1:20:22


Susie and Matt break down what we know so far about Microsoft’s upcoming All-In-One entertainment system. We compare it to what we know about the PS4 and then share our thoughts on what might be revealed at E3. Oh and there’s another game giveaway! Yay!

Episode 44 – Vita And Pizza

May 5, 2013 53:06


On this podcast episode it’s just Matt and Susie again as they discuss Vita games, Star Trek: The Video Game, Mortal Kombat, GTA V, the new Xbox announcement and pizza! We also talk about PAX Australia and EB Expo a little bit as both events creep closer. As a special something to our loyal listeners […]

Episode 43 – Susie and Matt Have A Chat

Apr 8, 2013 53:47


On this episode we are missing two of the regular crew, so Susie and Matt decided to just have a bit of a friendly chat about what’s been happening lately. Susie talks about PathPix, Matt talks about a little bit about Bioshock Infinite, then they have a grand old chat about the death of LucasArts, […]

Episode 42 – The Return

Mar 22, 2013 1:23:15


The crew have finally managed to get together to record another podcast episode, our first official episode for 2013 in fact! We talk about a bunch of different games that we have been playing since we last talked, as well as the usual derailments that our regular listeners will have come to expect. We finish […]

Episode 41: Better Late Than Never

Jan 9, 2013 1:37:38


Episode 41 is finally here after recording it before Christmas (sorry guys) with our discussions about what we’ve been playing, the THQ bankruptcy news, and of course our GOTY discussion for 2012. There were a lot of excellent games in 2012 so check out what were our picks out of the lot. Let us know […]

Episode 40 – Moist Wanted

Nov 17, 2012 1:21:08


On this week’s episode we have heaps to talk about including Matt’s new PS3, Halo 4, Black Ops 2, Assassin’s Creed 3, the new Need For Speed Most Wanted from Criterion and the general banter between the crew. We also discuss the Aussie games industry for a little while on the back of the latest […]

Episode 39 – Drop Topic Gaming

Nov 6, 2012 1:07:31


This week on the show we discuss a heap of new games including Medal Of Honor Warfighter, Unfinished Swan, Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation, Dance Central 3 and more.

Episode 38 – Punting Kittens at EB Expo

Oct 12, 2012 1:33:36


We are back once again for another episode of the DBG podcast and you are in luck because we have a full crew! Lucas is back in the hosting seat this week as we discuss Borderlands 2 and then a thorough breakdown of the EB Expo by Matt, complete with constant interruptions by the others […]

Episode 37 – Always Run Away

Sep 25, 2012 53:09


On this episode we are missing Lucas again so Matt, Susie, and Tim discuss video game movie adaptations, Darksiders 2, Machinarium, Zen Pinball 2, Battlefied 3’s new Armored Kill DLC and a bunch of other games as well as the new PS3 model, Wii U and more!

Episode 36 – It’s A Thing

Aug 26, 2012 1:02:35


Matt, Susie and Tim are finally together again to record a fresh episode for you all. They discuss a lot of games including Battlefield 3, Sound Shapes, Lego Batman 2 and much more including a big discussion about the new PSN title Papo & Yo. They also discuss some of the new announcements that came […]

Episode 35 – Ay You!

Jul 22, 2012 1:03:36


On the latest episode of the DBG podcast Matt, Lucas and Tim discuss the Kickstarter phenomenon which is the Ouya Android-powered console, Steam Sales, and much more. Check it out and join the conversation in the comments below!

Episode 34 – Horse Crash Override

Jun 21, 2012 1:00:50


Susie has taken over the hosting duties this week for possibly our best episode ever as we bring together the full team including Lucas, Matt and Tim, and are joined by a very special guest. Josh from Garage Gamers joined us for our conversation about such topics as Lollipop Chainsaw, Gravity Rush on the Vita, […]

Episode 33 – E3 Rundown

Jun 15, 2012 1:24:58


Join Matt, Susie, and Tim as they discuss their thoughts on the 2012 E3 announcements, reveals, and more.

Episode 32 – Pre-E3 Bonanza

May 28, 2012 1:17:05


The whole crew are finally back together this week with Lucas, Tim, and Susie all joining Matt. They discuss what they have been up to and then unfortunately as soon as they begin their discussion about E3 predictions technical issues hit and interrupt. The second half of the podcast has Lucas and Matt continuning the […]

Episode 31 – I Had The Tim Of My Life

May 15, 2012 1:14:39


This week Tim has a crack at hosting while he is joined by Susie and Matt for some discussions about Black Ops 2, God of War multiplayer, PlayStation All-Stars, The Unfinished Swan, Kickstarter and much more. The Unfinished Swan video – http://giantsparrow.com/games/swan/

Episode 30 – It’s A Turkish Hat

May 1, 2012 1:10:44


Matt, Susie and Tim have a lot of fun on this week’s episode of the DBG podcast while discussing a multitude of stuff. After a bit of a wildly random introduction they discuss the new XBLA title Fez, the announcement of God Of War: Ascension, the Supanova Expo on the Gold Coast, Ghost Recon: Future […]

Episode 29 – Drop Bear Hill HD

Apr 28, 2012 1:08:11


On episode 29 of the Drop Bear Gaming podcast, Susie puts on her hosting hat and we discuss the recent release of the Silent Hill HD collection and have a discussion about the horror genre in games.  Tim had some time to play a bit of Silent Hill HD and tells Lucas and Susie about […]

Episode 28 – A Drop Bear Journey

Mar 27, 2012 1:56:43


We are back with another podcast episode, this time without Lucas unfortunately but Matt, Susie, and Tim manage to wax lyrical about some great games that are out currently. After a quick mention of the latest R18+ news (which is old news now) Tim shares his thoughts on Thatgamecompany’s newest game Journey, followed by a […]

Episode 27 – The Prodigal Drop Bear

Mar 1, 2012 43:15


The Drop Bear Gaming podcast is back from the dead! Actually it wasn’t dead we have just been super busy but we are back on our game (pun intended) and it’s back to business. On this episode we discuss the future of the show, what we have been up to, the Mass Effect 3 demo […]

Episode 26 – Game Of The Year 2011

Jan 4, 2012 1:41:04


On this episode of the DBG podcast we celebrate the gaming highlights of the year that has just past. One of our resident writers Chloe (aka Lamb_Chop) joins Lucas, Matt, Susie and Tim for our 2011 Game Of The Year extravaganza with each of us picking our 3 favourite games of the year to discuss […]

Episode 25 – The Wall

Dec 13, 2011 21:10


In this weeks show Matt’s gone walkabout, however Lucas and Susie introduce a new member to the DBG team; a friendly voice to long time listeners and now a permanent cast member. Susie announces the winner of the long time coming Modern Warfare 3 comp and Susie and Lucas discuss how to win more great […]

Episode 24 – Fantasy Good Times

Nov 24, 2011 1:11:35


This weeks on the show Susie drops in for a little while to drop some knowledge on CoD: MW3 then you’re left with Matt and Lucas who discuss tales of dragons, magic and all things high fantasy in Skyrim and then a quick first impression of Assassins Creed: Revelations. A brief interlude as Evil Eddy […]

Episode 23 – Extra Life Battlefield

Nov 3, 2011 48:51


This week we discuss Susie’s initial impressions of the Battlefield 3 multiplayer mode, the summary of our Extra Life efforts, and what upcoming games we are looking forward to the most.

Specials Specials Specials

Oct 29, 2011


It’s the week-end and the game world has gone sale mad. Read on to find out the best place to buy your gaming goodness for the coming week!! First off you cant go past the Halloween Steam sale, so many games at great prices. A full list and prices is below but if your looking […]

Episode 22: EB Expo 2011

Oct 20, 2011 1:20:21


On this massive episode of the Drop Bear Gaming we are joined by special guests Liz and Tash from Save Game Online to discuss the inaugural EB Expo! We have included our interviews with 2K Games, EA, Microsoft, Nintendo, Mindscape, Ubisoft, and Namco Bandai. I have included a few videos below, including the PS Vita […]

Episode 21: The Pre-EB Extravaganza!!

Oct 13, 2011 41:10


In this episode Matt is taking a well earned break after launching the new web site. In his absence Lucas and Susie discuss the games that have been taking up there time. Battlefield 3 beta get’s discussed with the highs and lows, covered from a fans perspective and from a new comer of the multiplayer […]

Episode 20 – In Matt We Trust

Sep 8, 2011 15:12


It’s just Matt holding the fort this week so he throws out a few bits and pieces of news about upcoming games and multiplayer betas and much more. If you want to join our Extra Life team or just donate then click here!www.extra-life.org/team/DBG The URL for the Australian Law Reform Commission’s classification review focus group […]

Episode 19 – Out Of Hibernation

Aug 28, 2011 41:37


The DBG podcast is finally back after a solid 7 week break during which Lucas went away to France and Matt moved house. Unfortunately Susie couldn’t join us this week but Lucas and Matt still manage to have a chat about a few things. We start the show with a summary of what we’ve both […]

Episode 18 – Crunchy Deuce

Jul 13, 2011 34:30


This week on the Drop Bear Gaming podcast Lucas is away, and will continue to be away for the next 2 episodes, so Matt and Susie are holding the fort. Matt hosts this week with discussions about Transformers, Team Bondi’s development crunch time news, Extra Life and more. For more information about Extra Life 2011 […]

Episode 17 – Hack Me Some Nachos

Jul 3, 2011 1:02:02


Episode 17 is here and this time Matt is away but Susie is back and she has brought along the honorary drop bear Game Taco’s own Wall aka Tim Saitta. They discuss hackers, EA buying PopCap, the 2011 FreePlay Awards, the opening of the Melbourne Mana Bar, a bit of a chat about Dead Island […]

Episode 16.5

Jun 12, 2011 19:22


Unfortunately we didn’t get to record an episode this week, so on this mini-ep there’s a short message from Matt followed by the interview Lucas did with Eso from the Aussie hip hop group Bliss N Eso since they did their sold out show in Brisbane on Friday which we went to. If you haven’t […]

Episode 16 – When The Cat’s Away

Jun 6, 2011 37:48


Lucas and Matt are recording alone again this week as Susie recovers from sickness and finishes up all her moving to Melbourne. They cover a load of new including the announcement of Carmageddon: Reincarnation, some Xbox sales figures, the rumours of the NGP being called the “Vita” and much more including Nintendo’s child porn game! […]

Episode 15 – Lego Noire Samurai

Jun 5, 2011 1:12:50


Finally episode 15 is here! We discuss some news and have an interview with Aileen Bautista from Dinoroar about their new game Samurai Training, then Matt drops a monologue about L.A. Noire, and Susie has a chat about Lego Pirates of the Carribean. There were a few audio problems with this episode so if you […]

Episode 14 – 2 Guys, No Girl, and a Podcast

May 20, 2011 36:02


Unfortunately on this week’s episode SiouxsieKate couldn’t join us, so it’s just Matt and Lucas. On the upside we are releasing an episode quick enough that the content is actually relevant! Yayyy! We discuss the PSN Welcome Back program, the announcement of the brand new Australian gaming convention EB Games Expo, and the Gears of […]

Episode 13 – Drop Bear Adventures

May 17, 2011 1:22:40


On this episode we discuss the Black Ops Escalation map pack, the PSN being down (yes we know it’s back up now), and Firemint’s acquisition by EA. We have a great interview with Neil Rennison and Ben Britten from Tin Man Games (creators of the Gamebook Adventures series), followed by Matt’s thoughts on AFL Live […]

Episode 12 – Fashionably Late

May 9, 2011 55:20


Episode 12 is a little bit late coming out so we apologise (blame Matt!). On this episode we discuss the PSN breach and outage, the Call of Duty Black Ops Escalation map pack, and our quickfire news. Lucas and SiouxsieKate then take over for the second half of the show as Matt goes back to […]

Episode 11 – Big Macka Tells It On Time

Apr 22, 2011 1:16:23


We have slightly changed up the format again this week on our road to perfection, so please feel free to email us at podcast@dropbeargaming.com or hit us up on Twitter (@DropBearGaming) to let us know what you think of it! On this episode we discuss Matt’s World Of Warcraft relapse, new DLC for Raskulls, Fruit […]

Episode 10 – 2 Guys, a Girl, and a Podcast

Apr 17, 2011 1:32:00


In episode 10 the Drop Bear crew bring a new format, a new guest interview and a brand new host. That’s right, a new member of the DBG family, SiouxsieKate drops a dollar in the co-op machine and comes along for the journey. The team discuss Killzone 3 and Crysis 2 as part of a […]

Episode 9 – The Lost Episode

Apr 5, 2011 1:39:40


Here it is finally! The long-awaited 9th episode of Drop Bear Gaming! This episode covers a few things that are kind of old news (Mortal Kombat classification appeal refusal, Homefront, R18+ etc) but Matt also goes into detail about Dragon Age 2, we discuss some iPad games, and we announce the winner of our Gamebook […]

Episode 8 – Timekeeper Fail

Mar 12, 2011 1:32:27


This week Matt and Lucas are joined by fellow Brisbane gamer SiouxsieKate to discuss Lucas’ new iPad, some of the last week’s news, popular iPad games that Lucas should buy, the new game from Brisbane developers 5th World, Hogtide. Some of the news we cover includes GDC announcements, Homefront, the iPad2, and our new “Quickfire […]

Episode 7 – Drop Bears are 2Sly

Mar 5, 2011 1:11:19


This week Matt and Lucas are joined by a ‘Very Special Guest’ the community manager at GamerTag Radio, Mr. David2Sly. David joins us to add his 2 cents to a few topics that were very hot items in Australia this last week; namely the banning of Mortal Kombat and the 18+ debacle. We start the […]

Episode 6 – Drop Bear Taco

Feb 27, 2011 1:22:45


This week on the podcast we are joined by Tim Saitta from Game Taco. We discuss the top Xbox 360 Live games of 2010, the Aussie Game Dev head count, Dead Island trailer, Fruit Ninja selling over 6 million copies, and much more! Game Taco can be found at www.gametaco.net Tim Saitta can be found […]

Episode 5 – Killen Time

Feb 20, 2011 1:39:45


On this week’s episode we are joined by Tom Killen, co-founder of The Voxel Agents. He comes along for the ride with Lucas and Matt to discuss some news including Firemint’s Real Racing 2 update, Australian 3DS price point announcement, DCUO charging more for subscriptions in Australia, and Halfbrick’s Raskulls soundtrack giveaway. We talk about […]

Episode 4 – Our PhilOsyfee

Feb 3, 2011 1:18:46


On this week’s episode Jammy can no longer do the podcast due to time restraints, so we invite Community Voice Podcast‘s PhilOsyfee to join us. We discuss the NGP and 3DS, the new Call of Duty: Black Ops First Strike DLC, then after the break we chat about IGDA Melbourne’s Global Game Jam, pre-order bonuses, […]

Episode 3 – Break A Fiver With A Wii

Jan 26, 2011 51:03


This week on the podcast we are back at it and things heat up between your hosts. Matt updates us on the recent PS3 hack, and Jammy discuss’ the PS3’s Call Of Duty: Black Ops multiplayer issues. We take a break with ‘Growing Up’ by the Aussie band ‘The Living End’. Lucas talks about the […]

Episode 2.5 – Taking a Break

Jan 20, 2011 5:13


Unfortunately this week following the flood disaster we could not find time to get together to record, due to clean ups, power outages, etc. Lucas has recorded a short message followed by a song. We will be back in full force next week. Thanks for understanding.

Episode 2 – Dropping Bears on Tin Men

Jan 14, 2011 1:08:55


Note: This episode is a bit rough due to Lucas losing power at his home due to the flooding while halfway through editing it. His house was dry and safe, but the power was shut off for safety reasons due to half his suburb being inundated with water. Thanks for understanding. On this week’s episode […]

Episode 1 – Riding Your Face

Jan 8, 2011 51:44


Join Lucas, Matt and Jammy as they discuss the games they are currently playing and what their favourite games were of 2010 (not a Game Of The Year list). They also discuss their excitement for the list of Triple A titles around the corner and what they each are most looking forward to in 2011. […]

Episode 0 – Welcome to DBG!

Jan 1, 2011 1:26


Just a short clip by Lucas introducing Drop Bear Gaming to the world! Keep your eyes on us…this is only the beginning…