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

Posted by Rob, May 22, 2017 9:15 pm

Don’t cross a hungry wife. Don’t even look at them funny. And don’t for a second think that warm lettuce is going to make things better.

In this episode, Vanquish, Splatoon 2, heated exams, Sonic Forces, Factorio, Destiny 2, a tiny bit of eurovision, Heroes of the Storm, a smidgen of kitchen bitchin’, Golden Sun, Professor Layton, Mario and Luigi, and a lot more Zelda.

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

Posted by Rob, May 20, 2017 11:36 am

Will Team Chaotix, who identify themselves as detectives, discover just what is up with their client? Will they get paid? Will Charmy make any freakin’ sense? Zac and Rob keep digging with the final part in the Team Chaotix arc.

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

Posted by Rob, May 8, 2017 7:05 pm

Here is a totally accurate and truthful list of what is discussed in this episode of the SaladCast without any unrelated blurb.

2DS XL, Heroes of the Storm, Sonic Forces, Call of Duty: WW2, Aaero, Advance Wars: Dark Conflict, Enslaved: Odyssey to the West, ticket defacing, Platinum games teases, F-Zero GX, Cargo Commander, Golden Sun: Dark Dawn, Wipeout Pure, Factorio and more Zelda.

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

Posted by Rob, April 24, 2017 6:57 pm

Here’s to all those to try and travel on a UK train service. We are a brave and stupid people, willing to submit to the will of those stupider still, the train operators. What we need is an escape from their tyranny. A device which can take us anywhere for less money with the added bonus of privacy and comfort. I present to you the Convenient Arrival Resolver or CAR.

In this episode: Nintendo Direct highlights, Battlefront 2, Aaero, Salt, Overwatch, Team Fortress 2, Call of Duty WW2, Enslaved and Zelda, twice.

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Collision Software – The Games Factory, Part 2

Posted by Rob, April 23, 2017 12:06 pm

Oh there’s more. There’s a lot more. Discover more of how the happysalad crew misspent their youth with a second look at Collision Software’s output thanks to the Games Factory.

SaladCast 185 (9th April 2017) – Drifter Breath

Posted by Rob, April 10, 2017 6:15 pm

We’ve taken our random injections, dressed our news wounds and have undergone significant game therapy. I think we’re ready for another round of Saladcasting.

In this episode: Hyper Light Drifter, tiredness, Zelda, Rocket League, caffeine, Bayonetta, Destiny 2, falling asleep, Sonic Chaos and Project Scorpio.

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

Posted by Rob, April 8, 2017 12:21 pm

Here’s your next mission: Endure more of the fourth story in Sonic Heroes on the PC. There’s more bingo, more rails and more frogs. MORE!

SaladCast 184 – Grim Breath (March 26th 2017)

Posted by Rob, March 27, 2017 9:36 am

Season 8 is here and it promises to be squishier than any before it! The quality of the wisdom will remain unchanged.

This episode’s word sponges include The Legend Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Grim Fandango, Mass Effect, F-Zero GX, Super Mario Run, Rocket League and the newwwwwws!

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Gameplay – Crazy Taxi (PC, Dreamcast Collection Version)

Posted by Rob, March 18, 2017 12:22 pm

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

SaladCast 183 (12th March 2017) – Switch Fandango

Posted by Rob, March 14, 2017 5:42 pm

New console time is here and in possibly a SaladCast first, two members of the team have it on day one. Now let’s switch to these people.

In this episode: The Nintendo Switch, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, dental hygiene, Stardew Valley, Assassin’s Creed IV, ear hygiene, F-Zero GX, FAST Racing RMX, Joe Danger 2, hygiene.

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

Posted by Rob, March 11, 2017 2:02 pm

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

Posted by Rob, March 1, 2017 2:56 pm

I know, I know. This SaladCast is really late. I did that thing where you sit down to do a speicifc task and then end up doing something else, several times, like an idiot. So news and things have probably happened since we recorded this but we’ve been playing old stuff anyway. Enjoy.

In this episode: Nintendo Switch, Assassin’s Creed IV, “10 a day”, DiRT Rally, Command and Conquer chatter, Viva Pinata, Black Mesa, Crazy Taxi, Enter the Gungeon, Strike Suit Zero: Director’s Cut and the obligatory Factorio Mod Minute.

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Gameplay – Psycho Pinball (PC)

Posted by Rob, February 19, 2017 1:32 pm

Sometimes a pinball game can go beyond the confines of reality and introduce a party trick to keep things interesting. Psycho Pinball has one that Zac and Rob don’t mind seeing again.

SaladCast 181 (12th February 2017) – Assanic Danger

Posted by Rob, February 13, 2017 7:58 pm

Confusion is a state that can be so easily adopted by a weak mind. Don’t be a weak mind. Be free and let our nonsense wash over you like those fake rain machines that help you sleep a little.

In this episode there’s Thumper, Valve’s box of 3, Joe Danger 2, Boost Mode, Overwatch, what “Open World” is, Tetris, FTL, Assassin’s Creed IV, Sonic Generations, gun puns: the game, garbage old games and more Factorio.

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

Posted by Rob, February 5, 2017 1:28 pm

It’s time for the next pointless and partially canonically impossible segment of Sonic Heroes to come to an end as Team Rose confront Eggman in an attempt to rescue their friend things.

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

Posted by Rob, January 31, 2017 5:39 pm

It’s at time’s like these that we can be very grateful that creative people can come up with worlds better than our own. Escape to the country/sea/space/factory with some SaladCast.

In this episode: Xbox news, Enter the Gungeon, DiRT4. double plus bad, Overwatch, speed running, Factorio, Rhianna, Assassin’s Creed 4, Homeworld and more.

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Gameplay – Enter The Gungeon

Posted by Rob, January 22, 2017 9:49 am

In a tower full of bullets and puns, Zac decides to bring a noob to a roguelike. Rob cocks about and finds his head revolving after we load Enter the Gungeon on our machine… gun.

SaladCast 179 (14th January 2017) – Switchboy

Posted by Rob, January 15, 2017 6:35 pm

With Microsoft shrinking into the corner and Sony standing smug, Nintendo decides now is the time to throw some punches. The Switch is on the way with many a “click” and a few ice cubes.

Also in this podcast: Owlboy, Creeper World 3, Homeworld, Marvel Vs Capcom 3, Ridge Racer 6, Overwatch, Shenzhen I/O, Scalebound and all the Switch games we care about.

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Collision Software – The Games Factory 1

Posted by Rob, January 7, 2017 11:32 am

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

Posted by Rob, December 30, 2016 11:31 am

“Negative Chromostereopsis” is one of the words I learnt this year and so are “post-truth” and “Brexit”. But while there’s a lot of bad stuff to take away from this year you can also learn about the great year of games we’ve had and the SaladCast is ready to educate you. There’s also some sucky stuff for balance and fun but let’s celebrate! This special SUPER-LONG episode has us figuring the best of the best that we saw and honoring them with possibly the least prestigious GOTY on the internet.

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