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SaladCast 240 (19th May 2019) – Rockoxy Jetblops

Posted by Rob, May 20, 2019 9:53 pm

The endorphin rush that comes from exercise might be the greatest shared lie in history. Don’t be fooled by attempts to drag you into their shared misery. Stay inside and enjoy a slice of podcast instead.

Detective Pikachu, retro games, Nomad smugness and some CoD BlOps pad out the usual games, news and random.

In this Podcast:

Borderlands 3, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, Detective Pikachu, Jet Set Radio Future, Rocket League, Stormworks: Build and Rescue, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, The Next Penelope, and more!

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

Posted by Rob, May 13, 2019 8:53 pm

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

Posted by Rob, May 6, 2019 10:17 am

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

In this episode there’s spoiler free Endgame talk, Sonic movie talk and game talk featuring new VR headsets, Borderlands 3 mishaps and the usual suspects getting played.

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Gameplay – Enter the Gungeon – Farewell to Loot

Posted by Rob, May 6, 2019 10:06 am

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

SaladCast 238 (21st April 2019) – Jetterman

Posted by Rob, April 22, 2019 12:18 pm

In an odd twist of fate, Dan returns to the studio whilst Zac “remotes” his voice to us from his cave of bricks. In this episode we’ve got new console news, new Star Wars news and all the usual game talk you’d expect. “Remote” be damned.

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Sonic Forces, Part 1 – Giving in to Despair

Posted by Rob, April 14, 2019 12:36 pm

In the wake of Sonic Mania, Sonic Forces didn’t get a whole lot of praise. Maybe we should have followed Sonic’s advice and said “no” to playing it, but here we are. We had to know.

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

Posted by Rob, April 8, 2019 12:18 pm

OK so something bad happened to this podcast. It kinda killed its own past like in Enter the Gungeon so it’s getting reposted and back dated like it never happened.
In this episode, literal XBOX leaks, Playstation Direct, the Bioware story and more Epic Store drama.

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Gameplay – Crypt of the Necrodancer – Co-op

Posted by Rob, April 1, 2019 2:28 pm

Dancing is generally considered better with two people, so it stands to reason that rhythmic dungeon hopping would be better too. Zac and Rob get to hop stabbing.

We honestly didn’t know that Cadence of the Hyrule was going to be announced when we played and recorded this. Hooray for accidental timeliness?

Early Gameplay – Satisfactory (alpha)

Posted by Rob, March 25, 2019 9:37 am

So yes, it is another factory game, and yes, Zac had to check it out. But he decided to bring Rob along to look at the belts prior to the early access launch of Satisfactory. Skip to 49:50 to see Zac’s full operation.

Gameplay – Star Wars Episode 1 Racer

Posted by Rob, March 6, 2019 9:22 pm

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

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

Posted by Rob, February 25, 2019 6:04 pm

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

Posted by Rob, February 11, 2019 7:59 pm

One theory about the SaladCast is that we are just part of a long flashback sequence. In the present, two spiky haired dudes charge up for a bit of a fight. We do not yet know how we are relevant to the greater plot. Perhaps we’ll get there.

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

Posted by Rob, February 2, 2019 11:40 pm

Zac and Rob guide Gordon through his efforts to escape the bombardment of Black Mesa. He might end up travelling a bit far.

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

Posted by Rob, January 14, 2019 7:01 pm

The holidays are over but Dan’s internet didn’t get the memo. Instead of our usual host we get invaded by DJKippling instead to find out about his 2018.

In this episode: CS:GO, Stormworks, Tetris Effect, Yoku’s Island Express, Red Dead Redemption 2, Super Smash Bros., Rocket League, A Way Out, and more.

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Gameplay – Half Life, Part 5 – The Cliff Crab

Posted by Rob, January 14, 2019 6:21 pm

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

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