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SaladCast 198 (7th October 2017) – Slimecore

Posted by Rob, October 8, 2017 10:05 am

It seems that as far as humans have come with science and technology improving our daily routines, there are some elements of modern life that still suck. In this episode we cover the conundrum of the kettle and the office chair. This isn’t a joke, we really do.

Other stuff in this episode: Forza 7 microwagers, finishing Nier Automata, the absence of Frozen 2, Cuphead problems, Slime Rancher, more Minecraft mod pack woes, Rocket League changes, Sonic on the Megadrive and DeadCore.

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Gameplay – Divide by Sheep

Posted by Rob, October 6, 2017 5:10 pm

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

Posted by Rob, September 24, 2017 3:44 pm

Rob has been let out of the cage once again to terrorise the halls of EGX. Time for a convention special!

Stuff vaguely covered in this episode: Sonic Forces, Sea of Thieves, Forza Motorsport 7, Super Mario Odyssey, Farcry 5, Flat Heroes, Blockships, Shooty Fruity, Superhot VR, Cuphead, Huntdown, Tyred, Astroneer, NieR: Automata, Project Octopath Traveller, Racing Apex, Yatucan, and a toaster review.

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E-Sports – Giant Bomb Community Rocket League Final

Posted by Dan, September 17, 2017 8:15 pm

Our very own Zeg played in the Giant Bomb community Rocket League… league. His team made it through to the final, check out all the action on Twitch to see how they did!

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

Posted by Rob, September 17, 2017 5:03 pm

Everyone wants a piece of the King and the King is happy to oblige as long as it’s in ball form. Zac and Rob continue to recycle the planet, underwater, to a fixed amount, in the dark and with a phobia for cows a bears.

SaladCast 196 (10th September 2017) – Niernic Enginoons

Posted by Rob, September 11, 2017 7:01 pm

You know it must be raining when your noisy gaming session is interrupted by natural white noise. Take pause from the gunfire, engines and satisfying “dings” of gaming to enjoy some proper surround sound, and then drown it in dubstep.

In this episode: Space Engineers, stuff found in boxes, Sonic Mania, stuff found in ears, Nier Automata, stuff found in pipes, Splatoon 2, stuff found in Kitchens, Dwarf Fortress and stuff found in Hyrule.

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Gameplay – Deadcore

Posted by Rob, September 11, 2017 6:39 pm

“Speedrunning’s a thing, so let’s make a game about that! and cubes!” is the pitch for Deadcore. As part of the D’s in the Steam A-Z, Zac and Rob shun the speed part and instead focus on the cubes. So many cubes.

SaladCast 195 (28th August 2017) – Automatag Mania

Posted by Rob, August 29, 2017 2:01 pm

Dude, video games are, like, so totally rad right now. I mean, you’d have to be like, mega lame to not be all “Woah, that’s so rad” when stuff is all lasers and sick tricks and tubular tunes, y’know? Don’t be a bozo bro, be wicked ace to the max.

In this episode: Sonic Mania, Gamescom news, old peripherals, Splatoon 2, NieR: Automata, Fault: Milestone 2 Side: above (yes that is the full title), Zac’s Rocket League update and Dan’s Zelda update.

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

Posted by Rob, August 29, 2017 1:32 pm

The scale is increasing and the requirements are getting weirder. Zac and Rob hit the gas, choose topiary and attempt to discover whether children are susceptible to giant flaming balls, all for the King’s pleasure.

Saladcast 194 (12th August 2017) – Splatomata

Posted by Rob, August 13, 2017 11:05 am

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

In this episode, some news, Nier: Automata, Splatoon 2, Deadbolt, Rob’s visual novel adventure and the Zelda minute returns.

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Gameplay – Deadbolt

Posted by Rob, August 13, 2017 10:51 am

Knock, knock. Who is it? Death. Death who? No, Death for you! *pistol crack*

Zac and Rob cleanse the undead from candle town, blindly following orders from a talking fireplace. Deadbolt everybody.

SaladCast 193 (July 30th 2017) – Snakoon

Posted by Rob, July 30, 2017 11:19 am

There still isn’t a great deal of news about. It’s now backpacking in Asia, lost it’s passport and may never return. Meanwhile, there is the subject of breakfast for us at home to attend to.

In this episode: Splatoon 2, Snake Pass, Fault: Milestone One, Formula Fusion, Wipeout 3, Minecraft, Titanfall 2, Noita, Overwatch, and the Zelda bit is back.

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Gameplay – We Love Katamari, Part 2 – Woof

Posted by Rob, July 30, 2017 10:43 am

As predicted, we couldn’t resist revisiting this utter classic. This time we’ve tweaked the emulation via PCSX2 so there’s no more slowdown, just epic rolling.

SaladCast 192 (16th July 2017) – Formuloon

Posted by Rob, July 17, 2017 7:49 pm

The news is on holiday, probably trying to get a tan on its white spaces, so it’s up to us to fill time with epic tales of mundanity.

We got Alienation, Splatoon 2, Formula Fusion, Crypt of the Necrodancer, Wipeout Omega Collection, Minecraft and a visual novel. Pretty sure there’s something missing here…

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Gameplay – DiRT 4

Posted by Rob, July 8, 2017 2:43 pm

Not satisfied with all the other helpings of earth the Codemasters have served him over the years, Zac orders another dish as DiRT 4 arrives. Rob sits in the back asking him to pull over.

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