Happysalad

Happysalad

A public display of unhinged gaming waffle
Happysalad

Description

A public display of unhinged gaming waffle

Episodes

Gameplay – Wizard Of Legend

Jan 12, 2020

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Videos are back! We’ve got fire, ice, lightning, basic wind and poopy earth magic. We’re not sure if that’s legendary […]

SaladCast 257 (27th December 2019) – GOTY 2019

Dec 28, 2019 3:15:48

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For the tenth time, the SaladCast will pointlessly rank the games and events of the past year. Has it even […]

Saladcast 256 (16th December 2019) – Good Games Special

Dec 17, 2019

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To celebrate the greatest and best number we thought we’d just talk about good games that we might not have […]

SaladCast 255 (2nd December 2019) – Luigi’s Automation Sword

Dec 3, 2019

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The wait is almost over. We’re nearly at the best number. We’re positive you’ll agree. For now, in this episode […]

Sonic Advance 2 – Part 1

Dec 2, 2019

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We didn’t know the second part of the Sonic Advance games would need more than one part itself…

SaladCast 254 (17th November 2019) – Luigi’s Outer Cry

Nov 18, 2019

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With Sony still playing coy with big news events Microsoft steps up to put on a show that’s a bit […]

Gameplay – Lethal League Blaze – Dust & Ashes

Nov 18, 2019

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New character alert! New video alert!

SaladCast 253 (2nd November 2019) – Link May Autocry

Nov 2, 2019

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There were probably a lot of tears this morning as England came second in the rugby World Cup but you […]

Gameplay – Overcooked, 3 player

Nov 1, 2019

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Why 3 players you might ask? We’ve played a chunk of this in 4 player and wanted to see how […]

SaladCast 252 (19th October 2019) – EGXstained

Oct 20, 2019 2:34:07

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EGX 2019 has been occurring and once again Rob has been checking out as much as he can get his […]

Salacast 251 (6th October 2019) – Bloodstained Goose Awakening

Oct 7, 2019

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Somehow October has crept up on us in a lederhosen. Stay vigilant out there. In this episode we have pretending […]

Gameplay – Creature in the Well

Oct 4, 2019

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It’s pinball… ish. It’s all Rob needed to hear. Zac’s here too of course.

SaladCast 250 (22nd September 2019) – Gubble Gobble

Sep 23, 2019 2:45:37

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In this episode: The return of Kitchen Bitchin’, UK lootbox regulation news, France vs Steam, Gears 5, Tetris 99, Stormworks, […]

Gameplay – Sonic Advance

Sep 14, 2019

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Whilst Sonic was messing with the third dimension on the “big” consoles”, the handheld Sonic games stuck to 2D and […]

Saladcast 249 (8th September 2019) – Detroid: Become Gears

Sep 9, 2019

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Getting older means forgetting about a lot more things a lot more regularly. Take this episode for example. It’s easy […]

Gameplay – Everything

Sep 2, 2019

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A thing about things, being things, and making more things. Let’s add two talking things to make a video thing.

SaladCast 248 (25th August 2019) – Turbo Gamescom

Aug 26, 2019

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In this episode we’ve got some juicy Gamescom news. That’s right, we have more content! And not even a single […]

Gameplay – Eufloria

Aug 26, 2019

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Eufloria invites you to relax alongside the calming sounds of plant based warfare. Two creatures, mad with violence, attempt to […]

Gameplay – Oxygen Not Included

Aug 23, 2019

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Oxygen Not Included has released its Launch patch, so now is the time for Zeg to get back in there […]

SaladCast 274 (11th August 2019) – Yakuza Not Included

Aug 12, 2019 2:10:49

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The summer months always bring out a certain grumpiness within the leaves of the Salad. Time for some juicy rants […]

Sonic Forces, Part 5 – Shadow’s Episode

Aug 5, 2019

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The Sonic Forces DLC promises to explain the mysteries of Infinite’s origin and what Shadow was up to during this […]

SaladCast 246 (28th July 2019) – 2 Nine 7 Horse 99

Jul 29, 2019 2:09:00

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In this podcast we get a fridge update from Dan, a fan update from Zac, a film update from Rob […]

Gameplay – Kerbal Space Program – Apollo 11

Jul 29, 2019

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If you thought you could find solace in the silence of space, think again! Zac and Rob’s vocal chords tear […]

SaladCast 244 (13th July 2019) – Facuza Townami

Jul 14, 2019

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The games industry is on a bit of a holiday so it’s up to us to fill the void…. … […]

Gameplay – Escape Goat 2

Jul 14, 2019

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Why are the sheep trapped? Why is the goat purple? Why does the mouse have a magic hat? How do […]

SaladCast 243 (30th June 2019) – Kiwadence

Jul 1, 2019

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After taking in all three E’s, Dan is taking time off leaving Zac and Rob to bumble through. In this […]

Gameplay – Lethal League Blaze – You’re Toxic

Jul 1, 2019

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A new character stepped up to the plate some time ago. Zac and Rob introduce themselves to more of a […]

SaladCast 242 (15th June 2019)- E3 2019, all of it

Jun 16, 2019 3:51:18

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We’re taking a risk here. This year we’re going to try and crack through all of E3 in a single […]

Sonic Forces, Part 4 – You Think You Can Stop The Sun?

Jun 15, 2019

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Eggman has let enough arbitrary time pass for the master plan to begin! Zac and Rob discover how many straight […]

SaladCast 241 (2nd June 2019) – Spileste Strops

Jun 3, 2019

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This more advanced recording setup we have affords us a little more comfort as the temperature rises. Notice how little […]

Sonic Forces, Part 3 – Hard to Believe

Jun 3, 2019

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Team Sonic put another plan into motion that might be a bit more thought through. Zac and Rob struggle to […]

SaladCast 240 (19th May 2019) – Rockoxy Jetblops

May 20, 2019 2:16:25

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The endorphin rush that comes from exercise might be the greatest shared lie in history. Don’t be fooled by attempts […]

Sonic Forces, Part 2 – I’ll Show You My Spines

May 13, 2019

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Team Sonic continues to do things to try and achieve something. Team Salad provide an assist.

SaladCast 239 (5th May 2019) – Ruin the Next Forager

May 6, 2019

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There’s a rumbling coming this way. Do you feel it? Can you sense it’s power? No? That rumbling is me. […]

Gameplay – Enter the Gungeon – Farewell to Loot

May 6, 2019

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Another update, another excuse for a run. This time there’s rainbows!

SaladCast 238 (21st April 2019) – Jetterman

Apr 22, 2019 1:57:42

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In an odd twist of fate, Dan returns to the studio whilst Zac “remotes” his voice to us from his […]

Sonic Forces, Part 1 – Giving in to Despair

Apr 14, 2019

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In the wake of Sonic Mania, Sonic Forces didn’t get a whole lot of praise. Maybe we should have followed […]

SaladCast 237 (7th April 2019) – Just Enter the Hospital

Apr 8, 2019 1:25:31

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OK so something bad happened to this podcast. It kinda killed its own past like in Enter the Gungeon so […]

Gameplay – Crypt of the Necrodancer – Co-op

Apr 1, 2019

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Dancing is generally considered better with two people, so it stands to reason that rhythmic dungeon hopping would be better […]

SaladCast 236 (24th March 2019) – Hospital Stadio

Mar 25, 2019

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In this episode we set a hard deadline, a race against the clock. Can we get a podcast done before […]

Early Gameplay – Satisfactory (alpha)

Mar 25, 2019

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So yes, it is another factory game, and yes, Zac had to check it out. But he decided to bring […]

SaladCast 235 (10th March 2019) – Civisfactorip

Mar 11, 2019 2:26:37

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Adapted from a lyrical genius serenading the aisles of ASDA: “Salady Saladcast. What are you? You’re a podcast.” That’s art.

Gameplay – Star Wars Episode 1 Racer

Mar 6, 2019

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Zac and Rob fight against the aging software to fly through one of the more successful prequel games.

SaladCast 234 (24th February 2019) – Donut Mantorio

Feb 25, 2019

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All aboard the podcast train! This train is a direct service to Nintendo via HappySalad’s Mecha and Hole emporium.

Gameplay – Half Life, Part 7 – Xen and the Art of Quicksave

Feb 25, 2019

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Good thing there’s nothing weird and naked on the other side of that teleporter thing…. oh.

SaladCast 233 (10th February 2019) – God of Astrothem

Feb 11, 2019 2:13:16

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One theory about the SaladCast is that we are just part of a long flashback sequence. In the present, two […]

Gameplay – Half-Life, Part 6 – Time Is Short

Feb 2, 2019

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Zac and Rob guide Gordon through his efforts to escape the bombardment of Black Mesa. He might end up travelling […]

SaladCast 232 (27th January 2019) – Reforzer Redermcraft

Jan 29, 2019

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This SaladCast is a little reminiscent, reflective and relatively rearranged. Relax and recline as you receive our retort to recent […]

SaladCast 231 (13th January 2019) – Counterworks: Tetris Offensive

Jan 14, 2019

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The holidays are over but Dan’s internet didn’t get the memo. Instead of our usual host we get invaded by […]

Gameplay – Half Life, Part 5 – The Cliff Crab

Jan 14, 2019

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It’s finally time for everyone’s favourite headcrab! Surface Tension remains one of the more memorable parts of the Half Life […]

SaladCast 230 (28th December 2018) – GOTY 2018

Dec 29, 2018 3:41:23

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If you’re the sort of person that loves a pointless argument then this is the podcast for you! The salad […]

Gameplay – Half Life, Part 4 – It’s a Residue

Dec 24, 2018

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Black Mesa makes an Amazon warehouse look like a tiny ant farm. Just how much residue is there to process? […]

SaladCast 229 (16th December 2018) – Resmash Brotion

Dec 17, 2018 2:55:08

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We are rapidly running out of 2018 and GOTY looms, but the games keep on coming. It’s like developers just […]

Gameplay – Enter the Gungeon – Vengeful Chickuns and Drakens

Dec 16, 2018

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Not every run can be a gem. May Zac and Rob present you with the evidence.

SaladCast 228 (1st December 2018) – Dead on Ruins

Dec 2, 2018

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By jove I think we’ve got it! How about those smooth tone huh? In this episode there’s a TV review, […]

Gameplay – Half Life, Part 3 – Fail Rail

Dec 1, 2018

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Trundle with us through even more ridiculous parts of Black Mesa, this time on a train. Note that the train […]

SaladCast 227 (18th November 2018) – Oxydead Horush

Nov 19, 2018

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Mic check, 2, 2. Still some issues with the sound this week, Zac’s mic clearly failed us, but it’s getting […]

Gameplay – Lethal League Blaze

Nov 19, 2018

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So what have Zac and Rob learnt from baseball based combat? That your feet are vulnerable and that there ‘aint […]

SaladCast 226 (4th November 2018) – Blaze Dead Included

Nov 5, 2018

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This week we present the SaladCast to you Work in Progress Sound! We’re trying a different equipment configuration but there’s […]

Gameplay – Half-Life, Part 2 – They’re Not Mercs

Nov 5, 2018

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As the Freeman works his way through Black Mesa, the danger grows. Bigger aliens, bigger guns and bigger vats of […]

SaladCast 225 (21st October 2018) – Oxygraviman

Oct 22, 2018

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It’s time for another wealth of ear sweets to tickle your tastebuds. Downwardly load it now to get the juices […]

Gameplay – Half-Life, Part 1 – Crabs in Vents

Oct 19, 2018

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Zac involuntarily takes Rob back in time 20 years to the year of video games and the release of the […]

SaladCast 224 (7th October 2018) – Goderman Ruins

Oct 8, 2018

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I’m typing this description whilst needing to pee in the hope that something golden comes out… In this episode we […]

Gameplay – Enter The Gungeon – Superfluous Lageons and Drazers

Oct 3, 2018

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This run’s got more pew pew than a church!

SaladCast 223 (23rd September 2018) – Diregx

Sep 24, 2018 13:15

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Oh yes it’s games tonight and the feeling’s right. Oh yes it’s games tonight. Oh what a night. Rob’s got […]

Gameplay – Eldritch

Sep 22, 2018

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Fishmen, wizards, statues, daggers, doors, books and eyeballs await Zac and Rob in this blocky library of holes.

SaladCast 222 (9th September 2018) – Crumb Nuggets

Sep 10, 2018

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In this episode of the SaladCast there’s Cyberpunk gameplay footage talk, Rocketpass, Ruiner, CoD and Battlefield, FFXV, God of War, […]

Gameplay – Enter the Gungeon – Abundant Dunkeys and Gunkeys

Sep 10, 2018

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Does the key to victory lie in keys? That is the key question. Zac and Rob key in their hypothesis.

SaladCast 221 (25th August 2018) – Gamescomin’ atcha!

Aug 26, 2018 2:51:20

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Germany holding it down on the gaming tip y’all! Serving up hot E3 addendums and addenda. We cover some of […]

Gameplay – Enter the Gungeon – Superior Dunguns and Gungons

Aug 25, 2018

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It’s Zac and Rob, and they’re back for moooooooooooooore! Get ’em!

SaladCast 220 (12th August 2018) – Yoku’s Final Man

Aug 13, 2018

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The SaladCast boards Starship Hype this week. Join us in our future hope. Yes, even the younglings. In this podcast: […]

Gameplay – Enter The Gungeon – Advanced Gungeons and Draguns

Aug 4, 2018

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Moar Gungeon! We’re back to find some new stuff in the new stuff!

Saladcast 219 (29th July 2018) – Yokumans

Jul 30, 2018 2:38:20

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The funny thing about tech is as soon as you get some new tech you wonder what you can do […]

Gameplay – Sonic Colours, Part 4 – We Are The Party

Jul 22, 2018

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Time to cut the cable to Planet Wisp and end this thing!

SaladCast 218 (16th July 2018) – Devlo Ripquest

Jul 17, 2018 1:57:47

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It’s too hot, the crew is woozy and injured, perfect podcast time! In this episode: Halo Wars 2, Devil May […]

SaladCast 217 (30th June 2018) – The Last Devil May Quest

Jul 1, 2018

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E3 may have gone, and there may no longer be any news but we’re full of meat any ready to […]

Gameplay – Revolt Community Levels

Jul 1, 2018

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Revolt was fairly extendable on the PC. Zac and Rob revisit some of the community levels they found.

SaladCast 216-2, E3 2018 – Ubisoft, PC, Sony, Nintendo

Jun 17, 2018 2:34:12

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Ready for more, because there’s a whole episode more of E3 press conference stuff. SaladCast runs down Ubisoft, the PC […]

Saladcast 216-1, E3 2018 – EA, Microsoft, Bethesda, Devolver, Square Enix

Jun 17, 2018

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No weird episode titles this week. It’s all business as the biggest show in town opens again and the SaladCast […]

SaladCast 215 (3rd June 2018) – Aces of Decay

Jun 4, 2018 2:27:32

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Crticism may be easier than invention, but without criticism we may not learn as effectively. The Mario Tennis series is […]

Gameplay – Sonic Colours, Part 3 – That’s Right, I’m Stretching

Jun 2, 2018

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It’s another “double zoner” this time featuring the creatively named Asteroid Coaster and Aquarium Park which are levels set on […]

SaladCast 214 (20th May 2018) – Lasiginous Dragoon

May 22, 2018 2:25:22

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The good ship E3 has sprung a leak. The season of the game announcement will soon be upon us! In […]

Gameplay – Revolt (RVGL)

May 22, 2018

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There aren’t many racing cars that let you drive a Panda with wheels for feet, but then there aren’t many […]

SaladCast 213 (7th May 2018) – Halo Wipers

May 7, 2018 2:30:30

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“Bank holiday comes six times a year. Days of enjoyment to which everyone cheers. Bank holiday comes with six-pack of […]

Gameplay – Sonic Colours, Part 2 – Pretty Gassy

Apr 30, 2018

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It’s sometimes said that Sonic games like to play themselves and Star Carnival might be a pretty good example to […]

SaladCast 212 (22nd April 2018) – Rimechartroid

Apr 24, 2018 2:38:06

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THE HEAT IS BACK! Daytonaaaaaaaaa… Oh wait it’s gone. In this episode we talk about bad films and Ready Player […]

Gameplay – Sonic Colours, Part 1 – Premeditated Misdeeds

Apr 21, 2018

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We’ve defended Sonic Colours countless times on the SaladCast so we should probably attempt to demonstrate why. Zac and Rob […]

SaladCast 211 (8th April 2018) – Super Breachroid

Apr 9, 2018 2:04:49

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Top tip: All work and no play makes a gaming podcast hard to produce. Let’s not do that. In this […]

SaladCast 210 (25th March 2018) – Breaching the Sea of Mars

Mar 26, 2018

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As the SaladCast enters it’s ninth year it’s time to treat ourselves to a new theme tune and a hearty […]

SaladCast 209 (11th March 2018) – Gears of Recore Breach

Mar 12, 2018

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Everyone’s starting to talk about E3 again but Nintendo has news all year round! Thankyou you handy content providers! In […]

SaladCast 208 (25th February 2018) – Hand of Astrocore

Feb 27, 2018 2:16:49

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The “Wintolympo” have come to an end allowing the snow to go on holiday and waft into the UK. The […]

Gameplay – Eets Munchies

Feb 24, 2018

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Presumably part of the mobile focused “guide thing to food” puzzle genre, Eets Munchies has a lot of work to […]

SaladCast 207 (11th February 2018) – Oxenauticon

Feb 13, 2018 2:28:11

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If we were to describe the SaladCast team as states of matter Zac would be solid, Dan would be liquid […]

Gameplay – Dyad

Feb 13, 2018

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There aren’t a lot of words that accurately describe Dyad. You squid your way down blurry pipes doing things to […]

SaladCast 206 (29th January 2018) – Subfatezicon

Jan 31, 2018

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Remember that thing you were going to do? Do that. Remember the food you needed to buy? Go get that. […]

Gameplay – Dust: An Elysian Tail

Jan 29, 2018

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Monsters, amnesia and a talking sword. All the standard boxes are thoroughly ticked here but Dust manages to stand out […]

SaladCast 205 (14th January 2018) – Steamhand Digizon

Jan 17, 2018 2:50:47

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New year, not quite new games. 2018 invites us all to do what we always do so we invite you […]

SaladCast Season 5 Test Reel

Jan 7, 2018 9:06

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When we record the SaladCast we tend to leave the mics open for a while before we get started for […]

SaladCast 204 (28th December 2017) – GOTY 2017

Dec 30, 2017 3:43:33

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You all know what this is so let’s not write an overwrought blurb and cut to the chase. It’s the […]

Gameplay – Micro Machines V3, Part 1

Dec 23, 2017

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This year saw Brian Blessed introduce a new Micro Machines game but do you know what was better? An old […]

SaladCast 203 (17th December 2017) – Call of Hellhookio

Dec 19, 2017 2:57:20

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What’s this? A guest? I don’t think we’ve done this for a few…years, maybe. It’s a very exclusive club that […]

Gameplay – Dungeon of the Endless

Dec 10, 2017

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If this game is right and dust really is power, my house is mighty. Zac and Rob survive the Dungeon […]

SaladCast 202 (3rd December 2017) – Mario’s Sacrifice

Dec 5, 2017

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Everybody knows a podcast is supposed to be followed with pizza. Where’s our pizza I hear the voice inside ask? […]

SaladCast 201 (19th November 2017) – Micro Mariorios

Nov 21, 2017 2:25:01

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It looks like you’re at a popular site for site for drug deals. Google would like to ask a few […]

Collision Software – The Games Factory, Part 3

Nov 13, 2017

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Enough time has passed. Let’s pick up where we left off in our quick tour of the games we once […]

Saladcast 200 (5th November 2017) – Marium Splatyssey

Nov 6, 2017

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Life hack! The easiest way to start your own bonfire is to just wait for thugs to throw ignited petrol […]

Gameplay – We Love Katamari, Part 5 – Powerful Global News

Nov 6, 2017

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This time on “solving problems with sticky balls”: a larger sumo wrestler, speed cleaning, escaping death by credits and planetary […]

SaladCast 199 (23rd October 2017) – Rainpus Slagnum

Oct 24, 2017 2:53:04

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In the not too distant future, artificial beings are built to look act act like humans. Blending into society, the […]

Gameplay – Doc Clock: The Toasted Sandwich of Time

Oct 17, 2017

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Transmogrifying a pet and then destroying the future would be a pretty trying day for most people. Doc Clock seems […]

SaladCast 198 (7th October 2017) – Slimecore

Oct 8, 2017 2:40:41

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It seems that as far as humans have come with science and technology improving our daily routines, there are some […]

Gameplay – Divide by Sheep

Oct 7, 2017

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Zac and Rob discover the surprisingly murderous world of solving maths problems with sheep, wolves and lasers.

SaladCast 197 (23rd September 2017) – Sea of EGX

Sep 25, 2017 2:36:31

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Rob has been let out of the cage once again to terrorise the halls of EGX. Time for a convention […]

E-Sports – Giant Bomb Community Rocket League Final

Sep 18, 2017

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Our very own Zeg played in the Giant Bomb community Rocket League… league. His team made it through to the […]

Gameplay – We Love Katamari, Part 4 – Hoy! Tweet!

Sep 18, 2017

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Everyone wants a piece of the King and the King is happy to oblige as long as it’s in ball […]

SaladCast 196 (10th September 2017) – Niernic Enginoons

Sep 12, 2017 2:34:25

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You know it must be raining when your noisy gaming session is interrupted by natural white noise. Take pause from […]

Gameplay – Deadcore

Sep 12, 2017

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“Speedrunning’s a thing, so let’s make a game about that! and cubes!” is the pitch for Deadcore. As part of […]

SaladCast 195 (28th August 2017) – Automatag Mania

Aug 29, 2017 2:25:00

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Dude, video games are, like, so totally rad right now. I mean, you’d have to be like, mega lame to […]

Gameplay – We Love Katamari, Part 3 – Save the Pandas!

Aug 29, 2017

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The scale is increasing and the requirements are getting weirder. Zac and Rob hit the gas, choose topiary and attempt […]

Saladcast 194 (12th August 2017) – Splatomata

Aug 13, 2017 2:07:37

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Hey hey we’re the Salad, and we like cucumbering around, but we’re too busy piz’ing, to pull this food from […]

Gameplay – Deadbolt

Aug 13, 2017

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Knock, knock. Who is it? Death. Death who? No, Death for you! *pistol crack* Zac and Rob cleanse the undead […]

SaladCast 193 (July 30th 2017) – Snakoon

Jul 30, 2017 52:37

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There still isn’t a great deal of news about. It’s now backpacking in Asia, lost it’s passport and may never […]

Gameplay – We Love Katamari, Part 2 – Woof

Jul 30, 2017

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As predicted, we couldn’t resist revisiting this utter classic. This time we’ve tweaked the emulation via PCSX2 so there’s no […]

SaladCast 192 (16th July 2017) – Formuloon

Jul 18, 2017 1:03:47

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The news is on holiday, probably trying to get a tan on its white spaces, so it’s up to us […]

Gameplay – DiRT 4

Jul 8, 2017

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Not satisfied with all the other helpings of earth the Codemasters have served him over the years, Zac orders another […]

SaladCast 191 (2nd July 2017) – Dirkken

Jul 3, 2017 2:51:48

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Dan has re-plumbed his tubes and returns to the fold only to find a mess of games happened. Let’s clean […]

Gameplay – Crypt of the Necrodancer

Jul 3, 2017

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We may have been wrong about dungeons. Turns out they are just massive dance clubs for monsters and the undead. […]

SaladCast 190 (18th Jun 2017) – The Longest E3

Jun 20, 2017 3:58:52

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It’s the annual E3 press conference review show! Zac and Rob face the challenge without Dan to give a chronological […]

Gameplay – We Love Katamari

Jun 12, 2017

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Ever wondered what life as an all-powerful dung beetle is like? This might be close. Zac and Rob revolve around […]

SaladCast 189 (4th June 2017) – Zelda Watch

Jun 5, 2017 2:08:05

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It’s a late and dopey SaladCast this week as Zac had commitments. I know it sounds shocking but it’ll be […]

Sonic Heroes, Part 14 – Metal Badness Finale

May 27, 2017

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It took us a while but we’re finally at the LAST story. Metal Sonic makes his move and all the […]

SaladCast 188 (21st May 2017) – Breath of the Bros

May 23, 2017 2:53:51

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Don’t cross a hungry wife. Don’t even look at them funny. And don’t for a second think that warm lettuce […]

Gameplay – Sonic Heroes (PC) Part 13 – We’ve been had!

May 20, 2017

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Will Team Chaotix, who identify themselves as detectives, discover just what is up with their client? Will they get paid? […]

SaladCast 187 (7th May 2017) – Enstormed: Dark Sun

May 9, 2017 2:30:55

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Here is a totally accurate and truthful list of what is discussed in this episode of the SaladCast without any […]

SaladCast 186 (23rd April 2017) – Zeldro Wars to the West

Apr 25, 2017 2:10:53

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Here’s to all those to try and travel on a UK train service. We are a brave and stupid people, […]

Collision Software – The Games Factory, Part 2

Apr 23, 2017

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Oh there’s more. There’s a lot more. Discover more of how the happysalad crew misspent their youth with a second […]

SaladCast 185 (9th April 2017) – Drifter Breath

Apr 11, 2017 2:33:01

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We’ve taken our random injections, dressed our news wounds and have undergone significant game therapy. I think we’re ready for […]

Gameplay – Sonic Heroes (PC), Part 12 – You’ve Made Quite a Mess

Apr 8, 2017

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Here’s your next mission: Endure more of the fourth story in Sonic Heroes on the PC. There’s more bingo, more […]

SaladCast 184 – Grim Breath (March 26th 2017)

Mar 27, 2017 2:02:18

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Season 8 is here and it promises to be squishier than any before it! The quality of the wisdom will […]

Gameplay – Crazy Taxi (PC, Dreamcast Collection Version)

Mar 18, 2017

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It’s time to make some crazy money! Are you ready? Zac and Rob seem ill-prepared.

SaladCast 183 (12th March 2017) – Switch Fandango

Mar 15, 2017 2:43:30

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New console time is here and in possibly a SaladCast first, two members of the team have it on day […]

Gameplay – Sonic Heroes (PC), Part 11 – Team Chaotix Find Crabs

Mar 12, 2017

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Goons for hire! Terms to be discussed. Crabs a necessity. Contact Zac and Rob in case of emergency,

SaladCast 182 (26th February 2017) – Crazy Black Suit

Mar 2, 2017 2:10:32

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I know, I know. This SaladCast is really late. I did that thing where you sit down to do a […]

Gameplay – Psycho Pinball (PC)

Feb 20, 2017

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Sometimes a pinball game can go beyond the confines of reality and introduce a party trick to keep things interesting. […]

SaladCast 181 (12th February 2017) – Assanic Danger

Feb 14, 2017 2:30:59

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Confusion is a state that can be so easily adopted by a weak mind. Don’t be a weak mind. Be […]

Gameplay – Sonic Heroes (PC), Part 10 – A Chaonapping

Feb 6, 2017

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It’s time for the next pointless and partially canonically impossible segment of Sonic Heroes to come to an end as […]

SaladCast 180 (29th January 2017) – Enter the Black Flag

Feb 1, 2017 2:14:06

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It’s at time’s like these that we can be very grateful that creative people can come up with worlds better […]

Gameplay – Enter The Gungeon

Jan 22, 2017

Description:

In a tower full of bullets and puns, Zac decides to bring a noob to a roguelike. Rob cocks about […]

SaladCast 179 (14th January 2017) – Switchboy

Jan 16, 2017 2:14:05

Description:

With Microsoft shrinking into the corner and Sony standing smug, Nintendo decides now is the time to throw some punches. […]

Collision Software – The Games Factory 1

Jan 7, 2017

Description:

Once upon a time, three idiots thought they could make some games with rudimentary tools. Here’s some of what happened.

SaladCast 178 (29th December 2016) – GOTY 2016

Dec 30, 2016 3:42:35

Description:

“Negative Chromostereopsis” is one of the words I learnt this year and so are “post-truth” and “Brexit”. But while there’s […]

SaladCast 177 (18th December 2016) – Thumpfall

Dec 19, 2016

Description:

Escape from seasonal commercialism by losing yourself in a chat about products that you can buy! Welcome to your unavoidable […]

Gameplay – Sonic Heroes (PC), Part 9 – Team Rose, Easy Mode

Dec 19, 2016

Description:

Let’s start this nightmare again but this time following the characters who are most likely to lose someone close to […]

SaladCast 176 (4th December 2016) – Titanisation Coaster

Dec 6, 2016 3:02:22

Description:

Apparently Rob isn’t allowed to follow the normal event rundown format after this episode so enjoy the full coverage of […]

Gameplay – Planet Coaster

Nov 27, 2016

Description:

Zac has been eagerly awaiting a game to top the heights of Roller Coaster Tycoon so perhaps some of the […]

SaladCast 175 (20th November 2016) – Shovel Coaster

Nov 21, 2016 1:50:56

Description:

All work and no play make the SaladCast short… ahoy. In this episode we have more Civilisation VI discussions, review […]

Gameplay – Sonic Heroes, Part 8 – I’m Not Real

Nov 14, 2016

Description:

With Shadow coming over the crest of Mount Existential Crisis, Team Dark can focus on getting done whatever it is […]

SaladCast 174 (5th November 2016) – Viva Civilfield 1

Nov 6, 2016 2:22:44

Description:

It takes more the two buckets of fried chicken and a selection other vaguely brown food items to truly contain […]

Gameplay – Costume Quest

Nov 4, 2016

Description:

So Halloween may be in blatant disregard to modern dental hygiene and child safety standards but some good video game […]

SaladCast 173 (23rd October 2016) – Infinite Switchilization Box

Oct 24, 2016 2:58:28

Description:

Big stuff happening in game world! You need to hear it! No time for idle chit-chat, get podcasting fool! GO […]

Gameplay – Sonic Heroes , Part 7 – To DIE For

Oct 23, 2016

Description:

Shadow begins to realise the nature of his existence and Rob forgets all about it. It’s Part 7 of Zac […]

SaladCast 172 (9th October 2016) – Affordable Engineer Theft

Oct 11, 2016 2:51:17

Description:

October is here and games are starting to come out for us to mostly ignore. Instead we talk about, XCOM […]

Gamplay – Project Highrise

Oct 8, 2016

Description:

Get hype for town! Zac teaches Rob how to get high in Project Highrise, spiritual successor to Sim Tower on […]

SaladCast 171 (24th September 2016) – BrEGXit

Sep 26, 2016 2:49:32

Description:

EGX 2016 is has been occurring and with it came long car journeys. As new regulations will inevitably be brought […]

Sonic Heroes, Part 6 – Phewaa!

Sep 26, 2016

Description:

Whilst making his way through more awkward versions of the same places Team Sonic are travelling through… somehow… Shadow discovers […]

SaladCast 170 (8th September 2016) – Rocket Field Pro

Sep 10, 2016 2:29:44

Description:

I might as well be talking from my stomach. It’s way louder than my voice right now. Late night McDonanald’s […]

Gameplay – Contraption Maker

Sep 9, 2016

Description:

The makers of The Incredible Machine have used their Rube Goldberg powers to build a device that inevitably created a […]

SaladCast 169 (27th August 2016) – No Etrian Theft

Aug 29, 2016 2:54:08

Description:

What happens when food colouring, car repair, doorbells and video games combine? The SaladCast emerges in a spontaneous burst of […]

Gameplay – Sonic Heroes, Part 5 – Team Dark, but why?

Aug 23, 2016

Description:

Zac and Rob make a start on Team Dark’s travels to find they are much the same the Team Sonic’s. […]

Saladcast 168 (14th August 2016) – No Man’s Doom

Aug 15, 2016

Description:

It’s time for the Salad Games 2016. For the first event we must embrace the new tradition of there being […]

Gameplay – Mirror’s Edge Catalyst

Aug 15, 2016

Description:

Whilst playing the opening hour of Mirror’s Edge Catalyst Zac and Rob attempt to piece together how it is a […]

SaladCast 167 (31st July 2016) – Doombound

Aug 2, 2016 2:25:14

Description:

There’s Sonic news! There’s Sonic news! For Zac and Rob this is a big deal so let’s chat about the […]

Gameplay – Coin Crypt

Jul 30, 2016

Description:

What if money was your weapon? Zac and Rob find out how that works by means of the Rogue-like Coin […]

Episode 166 (16th July 2016) – Day of the Rise of the Pokémon

Jul 17, 2016 2:50:52

Description:

Rob often gets a bit of a ribbing from his cohorts about what he considers newsworthy for the cast but […]

Gameplay – Cyril Cyberpunk

Jul 10, 2016

Description:

Zac reckons this was the first game he ever bought so we simply have to go back and see what […]

SaladCast 165 (3rd July 2016) – Rise of the Mirror Guard

Jul 4, 2016 2:15:02

Description:

The E3 ship has sailed and taken most of news with it so let’s catch up on some game! This […]

SaladCast 164 Part 2 (18th June 2016) – E3, Ubisoft, SONY, Nintendo, other stuff

Jun 19, 2016 2:07:33

Description:

Continuing on with our coverage of the future of the games industry as described in a glossy form by the […]

SaladCast 164 Part 1 (18th June 2016) – E3, EA, Bethesda, Microsoft

Jun 19, 2016

Description:

It’s time for the three E’s to come together and combine their powers to open a portal to the games […]

SaladCast 163 (11th June 2016) – Mirror’s Break

Jun 12, 2016 1:54:00

Description:

Get hype! E3 is only a couple of days away so it’s time to mop up all the leaks before […]

Sonic Heroes, Part 4 – Take This

Jun 12, 2016

Description:

Perseverance is definitely a requirement to success in this game. Having been beaten by the Final Fortress before Zac and […]

SaladCast 162 (29th May 2016) – Witnesswatch

May 30, 2016

Description:

Rob is back from Japan and now forced to live in the here and now again. Fortunately the Saladcast is […]

Gameplay – Cavestory+

May 30, 2016

Description:

Retro side scrolling platform shooter that tells a story in a cave with some added plus things. Cavestory+ is a […]

SaladCast 161 (7th May 2016) – Overfox

May 8, 2016

Description:

Something something something podcast. Something something hurray! In this podcast: Zac gets a large mug and new kettle, Rob figures […]

Gameplay – Cargo Commander

May 8, 2016

Description:

Here’s what happens when shipping containers take over the world: they take over space too. Zac and Rob go out […]

SaladCast 160 (24th April 2016) – Foxtorio Gear

Apr 26, 2016 2:31:25

Description:

This one’s for all you marathon runners. Had we put this out ahead of the race we’d have got the […]

Gameplay – Capsized (PC)

Apr 24, 2016

Description:

You are a member of a well equipped army of big headed guys until you get shot out of space […]

SaladCast 159 (9th April 2016) – Jet Set Factorio

Apr 10, 2016

Description:

This episode has EVERYTHING. Possibly anything that’s ever been said in human existence is crammed into this extra long SaladCast […]

Gameplay – Pinball Illusions (PC)

Apr 9, 2016

Description:

Pinball has a long history when it it comes to video games. Zac and Rob at happysalad have a particular […]

SaladCast 158 (27th March 2016) – Strange Alien Dewadise

Mar 29, 2016

Description:

Need a new diet plan for 2016? Don’t eat Chocolate, play games instead. Take your mind of the sugar with […]

GlacialSpoon – Wisp Inc.

Mar 25, 2016

Description:

Sonic Colours was actually a pretty great Sonic Game that finally got “Modern Sonic” feeling good. It really deserves more […]

Gameplay – Sonic Heroes, Part 3 – So Spooky

Mar 21, 2016

Description:

Team Sonic make their way through a mysterious hanging castle because it’s in the way and isn’t really that spooky […]

SaladCast 157 (13th March 2016) – Hand of Creadew

Mar 15, 2016 2:51:45

Description:

Season 7 is here and so too is our new audio gift. A new theme tune… hold on we don’t […]

Gameplay – Broforce

Mar 12, 2016

Description:

How many bros does it take to liberate the world? Quite a few if they are all composed of 80’s […]

SaladCast 156 (28th February 2016) – Grow Pokémon Bro

Mar 1, 2016

Description:

If one person doesn’t really know what they are talking about and another person doesn’t have a clue about their […]

Gameplay – Sonic Heroes, Part 2 – Make It Rain

Feb 27, 2016

Description:

Sonic and friends continue their pointlessly on foot trek across the planet in pursuit of Eggman. This time we have […]

SaladCast 155 (13th February 2016) – Witness Fate

Feb 14, 2016 2:07:30

Description:

After a week off for Dan to get some surgery we’re back and Zac and Rob have colds. Go figure. […]

Gameplay – The Witness

Feb 14, 2016

Description:

It should go without saying, but as this is a puzzle game watching this video will likely spoil some of […]

Gameplay – Sonic Heroes, Part 1 – Team Sonic

Feb 1, 2016

Description:

Sonic Heroes seems to have been largely forgotten when bad Sonic games are talked about. Why is that? Zac and […]

SaladCast 154 (24th January 2016) – Solid Garden Heist

Jan 26, 2016

Description:

What does it mean if you get “Enter Sandman” stuck in your head for a day and you haven’t even […]

Gameplay – Bridge Constructor

Jan 18, 2016

Description:

Time for another fumble through the random stuff we end up with on Steam. In Bridge Constructor Zac and Rob […]

SaladCast 153 (9th January 2015) – Heroes of the FAST Rebirth

Jan 10, 2016

Description:

Once again we are graced with a guest in the form of Richard Kemp (DJKippling) to bring his skew to […]

GOTY 2015 in Text

Jan 6, 2016

Description:

For those who don’t want to sit through the crazy long GOTY podcast you can find a list of the […]

Saladcast 152 – Game of the Year Awards 2015

Dec 30, 2015 4:19:53

Description:

Oh boy oh boy oh boy! It’s time for the end of year special show: GOTY 2015! We must scrutinize […]

Gameplay – Sonic Adventure, Part 8 – Super Sonic Finale

Dec 30, 2015

Description:

All of the characters have completed their own journeys but one thing is still unresolved. Time to sort it out […]

SaladCast 151 (20th December 2015) – DiRT Pain

Dec 21, 2015 2:30:02

Description:

It’s the countdown to the close of the SaladCast for 2015 when we’ll do a countdown to close 2015. Until […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VIII, part 2 – SeeD Exam Slam

Dec 20, 2015

Description:

Squall and his new squad mates go out on their first real mission to prove they can grow from the […]

SaladCast 150 (6th December 2015) – Grabbed by the Gear

Dec 8, 2015

Description:

Who likes long podcasts? We like long podcasts! So we made a long podcast! Exclamation marks!!! Rob gets sour over […]

Gameplay – The Bridge

Dec 5, 2015

Description:

Braid was quite an inspiration to the puzzle platforming genre. So here’s Braid…kinda. It’s really The Bridge. Braid with gravity. […]

SaladCast 149 (22nd November 2015) – Fall o’ Duty

Nov 23, 2015 2:39:44

Description:

The Wii U really wants you to know about Nintendo Direct. It’s really important to it that you watch it […]

Gameplay – Prison Architect

Nov 21, 2015

Description:

Prison Architect has made it out of Early Access so Zac had to show Rob what it’s all about. Inmates, […]

SaladCast 148 (8th November 2015) – Paris Halo Week

Nov 10, 2015 48:10

Description:

Aaaaaand in the blue corner; The current console champion of the world, weighing in at over 25 million units sold […]

Gameplay – Sonic Adventure, Part 7 – E102 Gamma and Friends

Nov 8, 2015

Description:

In the last of the main character stories we figure out just what E102 has been trundling around for. Zac […]

SaladCast 147 (24th October 2015) – Metal Force Architect

Oct 25, 2015

Description:

Did you miss last week’s super special limited edition SaladCast? If so then you missed the best show we’ve ever […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VIII – Part 1 – A Lot to Learn

Oct 22, 2015

Description:

Here we go then. Time to get stuck into Rob’s favourite FF game with Zac and as an added bonus […]

Gameplay – Dark Souls (PC)

Oct 9, 2015

Description:

Zac tries to teach Dan and Rob just how this game really works and show that the unofficial “fix patch” […]

SaladCast 146 (4th October 2015) – Just EGX or Goat

Oct 5, 2015

Description:

To all those who went to EGX 2015, I have to clap my hands. Finally a show where the crowd […]

SaladCast 145 (20th September 2015) – Rocket Replay

Sep 21, 2015

Description:

New from happysalad Industries: The Health Upper Spa. Book your free session today and experience the healing qualities of three […]

Gameplay – Blur (PC)

Sep 16, 2015

Description:

This is our jam! We’ve harped on about this game for years on the SaladCast and now it’s time to […]

Gameplay – Blocks That Matter

Sep 16, 2015

Description:

Indie games can be a bit “meta”, so here’s a video game about indie game developers rescuing themselves with fake […]

SaladCast 144 (6th September 2015) – So Industry, Many Binary

Sep 7, 2015 2:24:52

Description:

Unbeknownst to us, it turns out it has been “totally average game week” here at happysalad. Nothing too terrible, nothing […]

Gameplay – One Finger Death Punch

Aug 31, 2015

Description:

Kick, Punch, it’s all in the mind… or at least two of your fingers. Zac and Rob commit mass stick […]

Saladcast 143 (22nd August 2015) – Gamescommitment

Aug 23, 2015 2:42:37

Description:

Circumstances entirely of Rob’s creation haver lead to a one week delay in the SaladCast delivery schedule and typically, a […]

Gameplay – Sonic Adventure, Part 6 – Big Eyes

Aug 8, 2015

Description:

Big the Cat shuns the public to such an extent that every part of recording his episode of Sonic Adventure […]

SaladCast 142 (2nd August 2015) – Factorio and the Blind Truth

Aug 4, 2015 1:58:59

Description:

Rob may have been stag party levels of hungover when we recorded this (his may still be a bit hungover […]

SaladCast Season 4 Outtakes and Tests

Jul 27, 2015 9:11

Description:

So I know we wrapped up Season 4 of the SaladCast well over a year ago (we’re on Season 6 […]

SaladCast 141 (19th July 2015) – DiRT Chalice

Jul 21, 2015 2:14:07

Description:

In a move that screams “5 years ago” the happysalad team provide a SaladCast of a length more in keeping […]

Gameplay – The Binding of Isaac: Wrath of the Lamb Eternal Edition

Jul 11, 2015

Description:

I think you already know what this is. It’s one of those “shoot stuff to survive but it’s kinda random […]

SaladCast 140 (5th July 2015) – One Splat DiRT Punch

Jul 7, 2015 2:33:07

Description:

The “Fallout” from E3 doesn’t leave us too much to “Unravel” and there isn’t much “Uncharted” news to cover. So […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 33 – Sephiroth, Round 2

Jul 4, 2015

Description:

I think we need to try that again. Let’s come at it from a different angle. Zac and Rob attempt […]

SaladCast 139.2 (20th June 2015) – E3 2015 Part 2, Ubisoft, Sony, Nintendo, Square Enix and PC

Jun 21, 2015 2:48:25

Description:

Yep, that’s 5 whole conferences covered in Part 2 of our E3 2015 special. We’ve got The Last Guardian, Horizon: […]

SaladCast 139.1 (20th June 2015) – E3 Part1, Bethesda, Microsoft, EA

Jun 21, 2015

Description:

Oh boy oh boy oh boy! E3 is here and it’s time to give these press conferences a stern talking […]

Gameplay – New York Race

Jun 20, 2015

Description:

The Fifth Element was one of the coolest and dumbest sci-fi films of the 90’s with some great ideas of […]

SaladCast 138 (14th June 2015) – PrE3 2015

Jun 16, 2015 3:04:42

Description:

Hoo-bloody-ray there’s news. Quite a bit of it in fact. So much that it’s in danger of leaving not that […]

Early Gameplay – Besiege

Jun 10, 2015

Description:

So how hard is it to chuck stuff at completely stationary masonary? Zac and Rob attempt to destroy things in […]

Saladcast 137 (30th May 2015) – Splirtgirls

May 31, 2015 2:51:29

Description:

Sometimes the genius the Nintendo knows no bounds. From their crystal ball they predicted that the weeks leading to E3 […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 32 – Sephiroth!

May 28, 2015

Description:

This is it! The final push towards saving a small part of this totally messed up world. Zac and Rob […]

Saladcast 136 (16th May 2015) – Splirt

May 17, 2015 2:11:08

Description:

As E3 is looming, just one month away, it’s light news time. Nothing much is happening until the convention crazy […]

Early Gameplay – DiRT Rally

May 17, 2015

Description:

Codemasters surprised us all by busting out DiRT Rally onto Steam Early Access with pretty much zero warning or fanfare. […]

SaladCast 135 (4th May 2015) – Silent Space Rally

May 6, 2015 2:41:01

Description:

The videogame industry always has one thing going for it: unpredictability. These last two weeks have shown us some of […]

Final Fantasy VII, Part 31 – Hojo and the Hole – happysalad Gameplay

Apr 30, 2015

Description:

Fight fight fight! We’ve got Hojo and Poodlers and a Tonberry and Gargoyles and Bad Rap Samples… Join Zac and […]

Saladcast 134 (19th April 2015) – Infinifurious Legends

Apr 20, 2015 14:20

Description:

The latest pizza offering from well known pizza delivery chain Pizza Hut is the confusingly titled “Classic Crust”. Not to […]

Gameplay – Sonic Adventure, Part 5 – Amy and the Bird

Apr 18, 2015

Description:

Of what significance is Amy to the story of world domination, chaos emeralds and water monsters? See how shopping,theme parks […]

SaladCast 133 (5th April 2015) – Goatlines

Apr 6, 2015

Description:

Duckman wins the round, Monkey took the final brick, That’s Timesplitters 2 In this episode: Some news, Forza Horizon 2, […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 30 – Cleaning House

Mar 29, 2015

Description:

It’s another episode of mopping up the litter of Midgar and the Shinra building. Weirdly, all this trash all seems […]

SaladCast 132 (22nd March 2015) – Skyrizon

Mar 23, 2015 2:43:20

Description:

Zac, Dan and Rob talk for nearly three hours about technology into a microphone and place it upon the internet. […]

Gameplay – Beatbuddy

Mar 22, 2015

Description:

Steam has just about everything at this point. If you want a game about underwater beings that are the essence […]

Gameplay – Sonic Adventure, Part 4 – Oh No! Knuckles!

Mar 14, 2015

Description:

As the last remaining echidna on The Floating Island, Knuckles must have some real pearls of wisdom, handed down through […]

SaladCast 131 (8th March 2015) – Homecreetress

Mar 10, 2015

Description:

Season 6 time! Get hype for the all new blend of random, news and game reviews that is in no […]

Gameplay – Beat Hazard

Mar 7, 2015

Description:

Shield your eyes! Beat Hazard goes on the offensive, assaulting Zac and Rob’s vision with it’s spaceships, guns, music and […]

SaladCast 130 (21st February 2015) – Mass Counter Creed

Feb 22, 2015

Description:

It’s a week of “things that aren’t happening”. Wellness isn’t happening to Rob, kitchen perils aren’t happening to Zac and […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 29 – White Materia

Feb 17, 2015

Description:

Our heroes finally realise that Blah Blah (Aeris) was doing something important when she died, just 15 hours after the […]

SaladCast 129 (7th February 2015) – Demonstrating Devious Debate Dances

Feb 8, 2015

Description:

Daft Discourse Does Develop. Do Divulge Disgusting Displeasures. Don’t Dare Depart Deflated. Download Digital Dan Dump? err… salaDcast. In this […]

Gameplay – Infinifactory

Feb 8, 2015

Description:

When Zac got his hands on the “kinda sequal” to Spacechem there was no way he wasn’t going to force […]

LATS – Infinifactory #23 of 100

Feb 1, 2015

Description:

Look at this shiny! Despite thinking it wasn’t very likely on the Saladcast, Zac did in fact end by being […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 28 – Go To Space

Feb 1, 2015

Description:

SPAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAACE!

SaladCast 128 (25th January 2015) – Infinidrive

Jan 26, 2015

Description:

I don’t work in the manufacturing industry but if I did I would want everything to be made by robot […]

Gameplay – Transistor

Jan 19, 2015

Description:

Given that we couldn’t really decide on a game of the year for 2014 properly this time over at happysalad.net, […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 28 – Go To Space

Jan 19, 2015

Description:

SPAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA­ACE!

SaladCast 127 (10th January 2014) – Oversistor

Jan 11, 2015

Description:

It’s official, January sucks. Trying to remember how you functioned before having a ton of time off to just lounge […]

Gameplay – Banished

Dec 31, 2014

Description:

Zac and Rob make it to the B’s in their Steam A-Z thanks to Banished, a town management sim reminiscent […]

SaladCast 126 (27th December 2014) – Game of The Year 2014

Dec 28, 2014

Description:

It’s time for the fifth SaladCast GOTY award show! Difficult year this one as the team have mostly played different […]

SaladCast 125 (15th December 2014) – The Smash Experience

Dec 18, 2014 55:18

Description:

Running late but sounding great, it’s another episode of videogame podcast The SaladCast. December is a busy time for everyone […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 27 – The Tactical Episode

Dec 15, 2014

Description:

It’s time for another round of mopping up some side quests. We deal with a piano, a cave, a pagoda […]

Gameplay – Awesomenauts

Dec 15, 2014

Description:

Awwww yeah! It’s about time we did this! Rob finally gets to try and show Zac why he loves this […]

SaladCast 124 – Advanced Chroniclettas (29th November 2014)

Nov 30, 2014

Description:

Surprise! We’re all in Ipswich where two thirds of the team normally are! Not that surprising huh? Well it was […]

GlacialSpoon – Saria’s Drop

Nov 30, 2014

Description:

So Rob will ocassionally abuse the air in the form of making some music under the guise of “GlacialSpoon” but […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 26 – Do A Submarine Roll

Nov 29, 2014

Description:

It turns out that an airship can’t get you everywhere and Shinra are everywhere. In another slightly odd section of […]

SaladCast 123 (15th November 2014) – Advanced Boomonetta

Nov 17, 2014 2:38:44

Description:

So it seems there are games now. 2014 was feeling a little empty for a bit huh? In this episode: […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 25 – Life Streaming

Nov 8, 2014

Description:

Things get even more confusing as LOL (Cloud) and She Said (Tifa) try to figure out what really happened in […]

SaladCast 122 (1st November 2014) – Bayolization

Nov 2, 2014 2:47:46

Description:

According to dispatch emails from Tesco Direct, games can now be shipped and have a chance to arrive BEFORE they […]

Gameplay – Antichamber

Oct 30, 2014

Description:

Next on Zac and Rob’s A-Z of Steam is the reality bending Antichamber. We play just long enough to let […]

Gameplay – Sonic Adventure, Part 3 – According to Tails

Oct 23, 2014

Description:

After the conclusion of the Sonic campaign, Sonic Adventure encourages us to see things from Tails’ perspective. Like all good […]

SaladCast 121 (19th Oct 2014) – Theatrausers

Oct 21, 2014 2:31:54

Description:

Inspiration is a lot like a bus service, unreliable at best. You never know when it might hit you, placing […]

SaladCast 120 (5th October 2014) – #EGX and Bacon

Oct 7, 2014

Description:

In another convention special Dan brings you news from not one, but TWO conventions that happened in the last two […]

Steam A-Z: Alien Breed & And Yet It Moves

Oct 5, 2014

Description:

It’s well known that Zac and Rob are not good at decision making. So we’ve come up with a plan […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 24 – War Fought For Fort Condor

Sep 28, 2014

Description:

Zac and Rob begin hunting Huge Materia but find themselves back in Fort Condor. Time for some more slow motion […]

SaladCast 119 – Destitary Guacalation (20th September 2014)

Sep 21, 2014

Description:

Leather Jackets are pretty loud. Dan wears one for the duration of this episode of the video game podcast, “The […]

SaladCast 118 (7th September 2014) – Batmanization

Sep 9, 2014

Description:

At this moment, writing something topical and entertaining seems to be the last thing my brain wants to attempt. Having […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Parts 22 and 23

Sep 5, 2014

Description:

Time to catch up with our old friend, FFVII again. For those that missed this on YouTube here are the […]

Eating – The Spinning Noodle Fork

Aug 25, 2014

Description:

Once it arrived, this had to be done. Watch Rob attempt to stuff his face with noodles with a spinning […]

SaladCast 117 (24th August 2014) – Tiny Witcher

Aug 25, 2014

Description:

So despite it being an episode with a number that coincides with one of Rob’s favourite game series, we fail […]

SaladCast 116 (10th August 2014) – Crimsonhogg

Aug 12, 2014

Description:

It’s time for your randomly timed Suffolk knowledge lesson. If you know any of the facts mentioned during this segment […]

SaladCast 115 (27th July 2014) – Artisan Chip Van

Jul 28, 2014 2:34:42

Description:

It’s quite nice that the “home nations” can still win international medals at the Commonwealth Games. But don’t think too […]

Gameplay – FTL Again

Jul 24, 2014

Description:

Zac attempts to teach Rob how to correctly play FTL after his admission on the SaladCast that he sucks at […]

SaladCast 114 (12th July 2014) – A Link Between Lost Worlds

Jul 13, 2014

Description:

Trying to organise three people to all be available for a few hours at the same can be surprisingly difficult. […]

LATS: Lightning = Anger

Jul 13, 2014

Description:

Look at this sherbert. Coming up with original promotional material and art must be tough, but there are times when […]

SaladCast 113 (28th June 2014) Banished Sonic Child

Jun 29, 2014 2:35:34

Description:

Now that England are out of the world cup we can all focus on the important things in life such […]

SaladCast 112.2 (15th June 2014) E3 Conferences, Sony and Nintendo

Jun 17, 2014

Description:

Are you ready for Part 2 of our E3 blowout? Sony and Nintendo face the scrutiny of the team including: […]

SaladCast 112.1 (14th June 2014) E3 Conferences, Microsoft, EA and Ubisoft

Jun 15, 2014 2:14:05

Description:

OH boy, oh boy, oh boy! Do we have a pic-a-nic basket’s worth of news for you! E3 has happened […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 21 – Snow

Jun 14, 2014

Description:

After all the drama of the last episode, the game dials it back a bit with some plodding around in […]

SaladCast 111 (31st May 2014) – Transistor Kart

Jun 1, 2014 3:03:14

Description:

Are you having difficulties with your home finances? Struggling to make ends meet? Is there always more going out than […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 20 – The Famous Bit

May 26, 2014

Description:

You simply MUST know what’s coming right? I mean it’s that bit. THAT BIT! Join Zac and Rob as they […]

SaladCast 110 (18th May 2014) – Super Undercover Engineers

May 20, 2014

Description:

Everything is ready. The stage is set. Let the summer of barbecues commence! Burgers? Yes! Sausages? Of course! Steak? Fo’ […]

Gameplay – Sonic Adventure, Part 1 – Station Square?

May 17, 2014

Description:

It might not be the best idea to start another complete play through whilst we’re still working on Final Fantasy […]

SaladCast 109 (4th May 2014) – U RimCity

May 5, 2014

Description:

Have you ever abstained from a good thing for a long period of time to make it better when you […]

Gameplay – Final Fanstasy VII, Part 19 – The Guardian of Time

May 2, 2014

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… totally sucks. Seriously. He doesn’t even guard time. I suppose he might have been guarding for a while though. […]

SaladCast 108 (20th April 2014) – Gone Dragoning

Apr 21, 2014

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As Odysseus sailed the ocean there came a faint sound drifting through the air. An enticing sound that would bring […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 18 – The Temple of the Ancients

Apr 18, 2014

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…or at least, “The getting to the Temple of the Ancients”. What trip to sacred ground is complete without a […]

SaladCast 107 (6th April 2014) – Brotherfall Program

Apr 8, 2014 2:38:22

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Dan is off ill this week so we welcome back DJKippling to fill in the gap. Rob is surprisingly “on […]

SaladCast 106 (23rd March 2014) – Eccofall Please

Mar 25, 2014

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It’s Season 5 and by now you should know what the start of a new season means. A new theme […]

Saladcast – Season 3 Outtakes and Tests

Mar 24, 2014 10:05

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It’s about a year late but given that we’re about to start season 5 we need to catch up on […]

Gameplay – Worms 2

Mar 22, 2014

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Round 2 of Zac and Rob’s trip down the wormy lane is upon us! Can Zac earn a second victory […]

SaladCast 105 – Final Garden Burst

Mar 11, 2014 2:17:30

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Season 4 comes to an end in the most regular of styles! The crew decide to mark this special event […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 17 – The Pagoda of the Five Mighty Gods

Mar 8, 2014

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So “But Then” has some stuff to do in a tall building with some self proclaimed gods and then there’s […]

SaladCast 104 (23rd February 2014) – Titanfall Plays You

Feb 25, 2014 2:32:26

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Local council spending their remaining road budget on pointless roadworks? Stuck in another traffic jam caused by human incompetence? You […]

Gameplay – Rob streams Intrusion 2

Feb 16, 2014

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Rob attempts to show that physics are both your friend and enemy in the flash powered indie shooter Intrusion 2.

SaladCast 103 (9th February 2014) Boom Bravely

Feb 11, 2014

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Have you ever tried listening to yourself from several years ago? It’s a bizarre experience that leaves you doubting your […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII Part 16, Tiny Bronco

Feb 9, 2014

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Rockets! Theft! Unfathomable accents! It’s more Final Fantasy VII with Zac and Rob!

SaladCast 102 (25th January 2014) – Beyond Injustice

Jan 26, 2014

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Aren’t colds the worst? A cold is the illness that mocks us the most. Even if a particular strain has […]

SaladCast 101 (11th January 2014) – The Default Parable

Jan 12, 2014

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And now back to our regularly scheduled programming. The SaladCast powers through the invisible sludge of “I don’t wanna” that […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Parts 14 and 15

Jan 12, 2014

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It’s catch up time. These have been up for a while on Youtube but we never got round to listing […]

SaladCast 100 (1st January 2014) – Game of the Year 2013

Jan 3, 2014 3:56:32

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It’s a biggie! The milestone of 100 episodes has been reached and by total luck it’s also time to sort […]

SaladCast 99 (27th December 2013) – Generetro

Dec 28, 2013 1:41:55

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New consoles may be upon us but we have a lot to be thankful for from the last 8 or […]

SaladCast 98 (15th December 2013) – Battlebound

Dec 17, 2013 2:47:14

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If the leaders of the free world can take a “selfie”, we here at the SaladCast want a part of […]

SaladCast 97 (30th November 2013) – Killer Motorsport

Dec 1, 2013 2:39:42

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Obligatory XBOX podcast go! Hope you didn’t want to hear much about anything else. This week we talk about XBONE, […]

Rob Unboxes an XBOX One

Nov 24, 2013

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Rob was fortunate enough to receive his XBOX on time as others around him struggled. So naturally he decided to […]

SaladCast 96 (17th November 2013) – PS4 goes PokéRaiding

Nov 20, 2013 2:35:19

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With the PS4 out in America and the XBOX One release looming there’s a bit of an expectation to talk […]

Gameplay – Mario Party 2

Nov 16, 2013

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Zac and Rob go back and relive the ups and downs of minigames laced with plenty of random. There ain’t […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 13 – Cosmo Canyon

Nov 13, 2013

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Zac and Rob get schooled on the makeup of the planet and Red’s backstory is revealed. Maybe we’ll understand just […]

SaladCast 95 (3rd November 2013) – The Last Pokémon Theft

Nov 5, 2013 2:24:10

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Nope, I’m not going to say anything clever this time… What do you mean I never say anything clever? That’s […]

SaladCast 94 (20th October 2013) – The Last of Sim City

Oct 23, 2013 2:24:29

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At this point, it must be people like Zac that keep EA and Maxis hopeful that SimCity isn’t all that […]

Gameplay – Sonic Riders

Oct 11, 2013

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We’re just going to come out and say it. This game was alright. Sure it hasn’t aged that well but […]

SaladCast 93 (29th September 2013) – EuroValve

Oct 2, 2013 1:47:23

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Dan is about to be really inconvenient and move to London so for his last week in East Anglia we […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy 7, Part 12 – There Was An Explosion

Sep 28, 2013

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So now we get the real game of FF7: The grind. Not to put you off watching this but in […]

SaladCast 92 (21st September 2013) – The Grand Civilization Hotline

Sep 23, 2013 2:15:14

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Introducing an exciting new brand of consumer products from the minds at happysalad and The SaladCast. RobCo announces a number […]

SaladCast 91 (7th September 2013) – Mario & Sonic: Awesome Journey

Sep 10, 2013 9:10

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Have you ever looked to the stars and wondered how things like “The Moon” got their names? Do you then […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 11, Race For Freedom

Sep 8, 2013

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There are times where the plot in FF7 makes very little sense. I know it’s important to fill out the […]

SaladCast 90 (25th August 2013) – GunShock

Aug 25, 2013 1:48:07

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Compliments from your Mum always feel loaded. To that end, it’s probably a good thing that ours aren’t listeners of […]

LATS: Origin Humble Bundle

Aug 16, 2013

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So EA are the next big publisher to get involved with the charity helping mega sale organisation Humble Bundle. A […]

SaladCast 89 (11th August 2013) – Infinite Souls

Aug 13, 2013 2:25:11

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Rob decides to take a weekend break in London on a Podcast weekend, forcing the team to phone it in. […]

Gameplay – Magic: The Gathering DotP 2013

Aug 11, 2013

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Rob tries to look all clever and plays a game where there may be thinking involved. Magic is a game […]

Gameplay – Final Fantasy VII, Part 10, Kids Love Golden Saucer

Aug 4, 2013

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Ugh, It’s about that time then… friggin’ Golden Saucer. Join Zac and Rob as they pass through Barret’s past and […]

SaladCast 88 (27th July 2013)

Jul 28, 2013

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Psst! Hey you! Yes you… You want some of this SaladCast? It’s good quality man, really pure stuff. I do […]

SaladCast 87 (13th July 2013) – Dear Dust Gathering

Jul 14, 2013

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I know we keep talking about the heat of summer and how we suck at dealing with it in these […]

Stream – Rob plays Sine Mora

Jul 12, 2013

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UPDATE: Twitch link fixed. Do you want to see Rob’s face while he talks and play games at the same […]

Gameplay – Rogue Legacy

Jul 12, 2013

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Zac invites Rob to lead a multitude of unique siblings to their inevitable demise in Rogue legacy. Their father has […]

DJKIppling and Rob stream Surgeon Simulator 2013

Jul 6, 2013

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Rob joined DJ Kippling on his twitch channel to demonstrate how medicine should be done. Surgeon Simulator seems to suggest […]

SaladCast 86 (30th June 2013) – Dust: A Rogue Space Program

Jul 1, 2013 2:15:04

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It’s hot, hotter than it’s been this year so far. Dan has a cold. I don’t understand. This week there’s […]

Gameplay – Eve Online – Odyssey Update

Jul 1, 2013

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Zac educates Rob in how to spend a lot of time scanning for stuff in Eve Online after the recent […]

SaladCast 85.3 (15th June 2013) E3 – Sony and Nintendo

Jun 16, 2013

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Wrapping up our E3 extravaganza are Nintendo’s direct streams and Sony’s bomb dropping conference. We talk about Mario Kart 8, […]

SaladCast 85.2 (15th June 2013) E3 – Microsoft, EA and Ubisoft

Jun 16, 2013 2:06:25

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NOW it’s time to get our E3 on. As is traditional for the SaladCast the team takes you through the […]