Player One Podcast

Player One Podcast

Player One Podcast




649: Turns Out You’ve Gotta Build It Yourself

Apr 16, 2019 1:33:09


This week! CJ’s out so Greg and Phil get Ben Rivers and Rich Grisham to guest and talk Star Wars, PSN ID changes, Final Fantasy XIII, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, MLB The Show 19, LABO VR, Yakuza 6 and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Benjamin Rivers Inc. Home Alone […]

648: Help Filling Your Stud Meter

Apr 9, 2019 1:29:00


This week! Anthem exposé, Mario/Zelda in VR, Xbox service bundles, Yoshi’s Crafted World, Donkey Kong 3, and vomit in the pool. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Here’s How BioWare’s Anthem Went Wrong Bioware Blog Post: Anthem Game Development Mario Odyssey and Zelda: BotW getting VR experiences Rumor: XBL and Game Pass to be […]

647: Spike Chunsoft Is What I’m Naming My Next Kid

Apr 2, 2019 1:27:02


This week! So. Much. News. Apple Arcade, State of Play, ID@Xbox Game Pass, new Nintendo Switch models (TWO?), a Sega Genesis Mini, more Sega Ages games, plus we played some video games too. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Cadence of Hyrule Yacht Club games publishing Cyber Shadow Streets of Rage 4 gameplay teaser […]

646: Stays Fresh Forever

Mar 26, 2019 1:39:15


This week! CJ went to GDC, Nintendo highlighted more Nindies, Google dropped announced Stadia, we played a whole bunch of video games, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Dirty Money: The Maple Syrup Heist Jason Rohrer One Hour One Life Nintendo Indies presentation Lucas movie trailer Stadia Blaster Master Zero […]

645: Vicariously in the HypeZone

Mar 18, 2019 1:33:14


This week! Judgement halted(?), Castlevania collection incoming, Master Chief Collection on PC, Project Stream, clear game pads, Jade Raymond joins Google as VP, Zelda II, Devil May Cry 5, CJ still playing Sea of Thieves a year later and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Check out Greg’s web series Generation 16 – click […]


Mar 18, 2019


Developer: Beam Software Publisher: Activision Released: 1994 It’s so interesting to look back at the nineties and realize just how important a friendly mascot character was to absolutely every video game publisher. Everyone needed their version of Mario or Sonic. Bubsy. Sparkster. Aero the AcroBat. Now, in 2018, only Sonic and Mario seem to matter […]

644: Paging Dr. Kintobor

Mar 12, 2019 1:42:05


This week! Captain Marvel talk (no spoilers), the Sonic movie leak, all-digital consoles, LABO VR, PS4 Remote Play, Ape Out, a long Star Trek digression (if your podcast client supports chapters you can skip it!), devs reaction to social media, choosing what to play and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: […]

643: Just Call It Ape Escape

Mar 5, 2019 1:34:24


This week! New games, PR disasters, TJ&E gets back in the groove of things, Ape Out, Crackdown 3, Greg and CJ’s adventures with Star Trek Bridge Crew, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Ben Rivers’ new game Worse Than Death Horror Thriller Worse Than Death Announced For PS4 THQ Nordic […]

642: Anything Could Happen

Feb 26, 2019 1:30:43


This week! Reggie’s retiring, we’ve got a whole bunch of Xbox rumors, Crackdown 3 is still awesome, CJ starts a replay of Breath of the Wild, Greg goes back even further in Zeldas past and starts Zelda II, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Dreams Early Access launching this spring […]

641: Not In It For The Likes

Feb 19, 2019 1:40:34


This week! We talk a lot about Crackdown 3, and spoiler alert—we really like it. Plus! Activision-Blizzard lay-offs, record-breaking Mario auctions, a Nintendo Direct, Greg’s distaste for battle royale, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links Awakening: Activision Blizzard Lays Off Hundreds Of Employees The Fallout Of Activision Blizzard’s Massive Layoffs Ubisoft reports […]

640: The Story of Two Guys Who Fell Out of a Plane

Feb 12, 2019 1:52:17


This week! We welcome Kevin Larrabee of Back in My Play and Logun Keller of the Keelhauled Podcast to talk Apex Legends, NES games on Switch, OutRun 2006, Yakuza Kiwami 2, The Division 2 beta and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Keelhauled: A Sea of Thieves Podcast Back In My […]

639: The One With The Sunglasses

Feb 5, 2019 1:32:40


This week! CJ is sick so Greg takes over hosting and we talk about Dr. Mario World, Inside Xbox, Apple’s rumored subscription gaming service, Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown VR, Dragon Marked for Death, Wargroove and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Dr. Mario World coming to smartphones Inside Xbox presentation […]

638: Gotta Work On Your Ball Control

Jan 29, 2019 1:26:41


This week! Mike Phillips joins us to talk Wii Shop closure, Anthem demo troubles, Nomura reconsidering worldwide releases, Metroid Prime 4 rebooting development, the amount of “Stuf” in Oreo cookies, the things in CJ’s office, what games our kids are playing and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Development Update on […]

637: Play As The Arrivals

Jan 22, 2019 1:17:27


This week! CJ shares some news and the tale of his gaming PC, EA cancels more Star Wars, possible SNES games on Switch, Ace Combat 7, Horizon Chase Turbo, Onimusha: Warlords, Maniac Mansion, and so much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: EA Cancels Open-World Star Wars Game [UPDATE] Here’s Everything From The […]

636: Cloudy With A Chance Of Magical Sound Showers

Jan 15, 2019 1:28:35


This week! Listener Matthew Hall who contributed to Extra Life, please message Greg. Also: Bungie splits with Activision, Ubi brings games to Epic’s store, Sony sells a lot of Spidey, and there’s some salacious goings-on in Gearbox-land. Also: Smash Bros., the RE2 1-Shot Demo, Out Run, Ninja Gaiden, Below and so much more. Join us, […]

635: Take the Left Wing Off the Ship

Jan 8, 2019 1:06:08


This week! We talk new year’s eve, boy bands, spin-offs of boy bands, boy band brothers, Earth Defense Force 5, Starlink, Quantum Break, Smash Bros., and a lot of other stuff too. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: New Kids on the Block New Years Rockin Eve Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch Earth […]

634: Favorites of 2018

Dec 31, 2018 1:58:07


This week! We take a look at our favorite games of 2018. These are not the games that sold the most, nor had the most hype, nor garnered widespread critical acclaim (though there are some of those in there too). These are merely our favorite games that we played this year. Buckle up and join […]

633: The Taste of 40-Year-Old Cereal

Dec 25, 2018 1:37:06


This week! Christmas cheer, Xbox stats, Raimi suits, Fallout gifts, Donkey Kong Jrs., Monster Boys, Seas of Thieves, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Fallout Classic gifted to 76 players Raimi suit arrives in Spider-Man Check your Xbox 2018 stats Donkey Kong Jr. Puzzle Bobble Monster Boy and the Cursed […]

632: Boy, That Package Is Outstanding

Dec 18, 2018 1:27:30


This week! A weird Sonic shows up at movie theaters, Monster Boy is awesome, Phil expands his VR gaming collection, Greg opens a game he bought years ago and plays some of it, CJ is still playing Sea of Thieves, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Worlds of Power books […]

631: Fear Whale

Dec 11, 2018 1:22:04


This week! We watched The Game Awards and it was pretty good! Also: Smash Bros., Katamari Reroll, Phil is triggered by Astro Bot, Greg loves him some Monster Boy in the Cursed Kingdom, and much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Ding Fries Are Done Celozzi-Ettleson Epic Games Store Valve Adjusts Rev Share […]

630: Yard Full of Rakes

Dec 4, 2018 1:34:55


This week! Loot boxes, PlayStation Classic reviews, Al Lowe’s auctions, Fallout 76 struggles, Sea of Thieves’ best update yet, Phil gets PlayStation VR, and much, much more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Phil’s tweets about Pixel Blast Arcade Pixel Blast Arcade PlayStation Classic reviews not so good DF Retro: PlayStation Classic Review – […]

629: Robot or Dead Body With Note

Nov 27, 2018 1:23:19


This week! Jeff Solomon from Chive Gaming joins us to talk Thanksgiving, Black Friday purchases, Fallout 76, Astro Bot, Hitman 2, the next generation of controllers, Bubsy 3D box quotes, and a whole lot more. Join us, won’t you? Links of interest: Jeff Solomon on Twitter Chive Gaming Spider-Man Spoilercast Fallout 76 Fallout 76 Open […]