The Hungry Gamers: Episode 071 (Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse)

Coming at you for the first ever seventy first episode, Saleem, Reece & Brendan recap their time at Zedtown, Australia's largest zombie tag event. Who lived? Who died? Tune in to see who had their BRAAAIINNNNSSSS devoured.

The boys also talk some:

- Steam Summer Sale success stories
- The latest Nintendo Switch release, GoNNER
- Valkyria Revolution, a worthy ARPG?
- The one year anniversary of Pokemon-Go
- Doomfist (finally) making his way to Overwatch, and without Terry Crews in toe...
- Hearthstone - Knights of the Frozen Throne expansion
- Horizon Zero Dawn Patch 1.3

Plus lots, lots more gaming related banter!

Shout out to Krusedog for being our iTunes Listener of the Week!!

Be sure to follow the boys on Twitter:

Brendan @brendanatebit
Reece @reeceatebit
Saleem @saleemabraham


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 070 (An Ode to Super Mario Odyssey)

Coming at you for the seventieth time, the boys decide to dissect the hands on time Brendan had with Super Mario Odyssey at E3 2017, diving into the game from all angles.

Saleem & Brendan also talk some:

- American Gods & GLOW, must watch television from 2017
- Mario Kart 8 Deluxe & Tekken 7 consuming their lives
- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare now available as a standalone purchase
- EB Games Crash Bandicoot purchase hacks
- The Steam Summer Sale
- The debut Jumanji film trailer
- The Beyond Good & Evil 2 tech demo
- The SNES Classic Mini being unveiled (and swiftly sold out)
- The debut of a brand new segment, "This Week in Gaming"

**Plus lots lots more

Shout out to A Couple of NPCs for being our iTunes listeners of the week!!


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 069 (Why Hello There SexE3)

The long awaited return of the (former?) not so humble host, Brendan sees a full recap of his time at E3 2017. You won't find hands on experience and factoids like this anywhere else in the podcast realm. 

*Note: you may in fact get similar podcasts recapping their time spent at E3, but certainly not with that trademark Australian banter attached. 


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 068 (Pre-3)

Reece & Saleem are back for a second "Kirbo & The Six Percenter" special, with Brendan at E3 and Ally taking some time off the boys are here to talk a lot of video games.

On today's docket:

- New Pokemon games announced (sadly not for the Switch)
- 2K offering Battleborn as a "free trial"...indefinitely
- The Death of Cowboy Beebop
- Bubsy getting a reboot
- Twitch & Bethesda's partnership

*Plus lots more gaming & geeky related banter!!

Shout out to Ben Slinger, mrskullduggery, OviFan26, kdksjrnfofodn and Matanzas289 for being our iTunes listeners of the week!


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 067 (Kirbo & The Six Percenter)

In a dramatic turn of events, the third ever duo only podcast in Hungry Gamers history is here. In what might be the best/worst episode of all time Reece Kirby (aka Kirbo) and Sam Abraham (aka The Six Percenter) unite to deliver the latest takes on the video game world. You have been warned!

On this episode the guys discuss:

- Fast & the Furious: The Game aka The Latest Need for Speed announced
- Who doesn't want a Gold Playstation 4?
- PS Plus June freebees
- Overwatch taking us to the Moon in their latest map
- Supergiant's new game Pyre
- Extinction, coming out in 2018 - merging Assassins Creed and Shadows of the Colossus

*Plus lots more gaming goodness and typical tangents


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 066 (Far Cry Me a River)

Coming together for what may or may not be the last time ever, Ally, Brendan, Reece and Sam unite to tackle the hard hitting news doing the rounds from within the video game world; like Magikarp Jump...

The Fantastic Four also discuss:

- The return of Twin Peaks
- The Overwatch 12 month anniversary
- King Arthur: Legend of the Sword actually being good
- Red Dead Redemption 2 getting delayed until 2018
- Far Cry 5 tackling doomsday cultists
- Xbox Game Pass going live
- Beam now known as Mixer
- Tom Holland aka Spider-Man also known as Nathan Drake
- The Resident Evil film franchise getting rebooted

*Plus lots, lots more!

Shout out to BrianFairfax for being our iTunes listener of the week!


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 065 (Living in Your Mothers Basement)

Invading your ears for a record sixty fifth time, Ally, Brendan and Sam unite amid the hype of Destiny 2 making it's way to PC thanks to Blizzard.

They also talk about:

- Player Unknowns Battlegrounds
- Alien: Covenant, where does it stack up in the franchise?
- The Alien & Predator universes, the good & bad of it all
- Get Out, one of the best films of 2017
- Ubisoft confirming 4 AAA titles within the current fiscal year
- The Witcher getting it's own Netflix series
- Tom Hardy being cast as Venom in the 2018 film
- The Adelaide Crows purchasing Legacy eSports
- Leaked anniversary content for Overwatch

*Plus lots, lots more!!

Shout out to our iTunes listener of the week - The mysterious Cameron!!


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 064 (Frasier Has Left the Building)

The entire band is back just in time for the sixty fourth episode, full of that back and forth you know and love.

They also cover off:

- Fighting the red demon
- Secret porn hacks on SBS (look for that S+N)
- John Wick: Chapter Two, more Wick more awesome
- Keanu Reeves and Pharell Williams playing vampire detectives
- Shadowverse, yet another CCG challenger?
- Paying for "friends" to play video games with you
- Hellboy getting a reboot and going "darker"
- Square Enix cutting IO Interactive
- Deadpool getting an animated series on FXX
- eSports going from strength to strength in Australia
- Microsoft planning to release VR equipment in conjunction with Acer

Plus lots lots more!

Shoutout to NickBDH for being our iTunes listener of the week!!


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 063 (Prey for Mashed Potatoes)

Coming at you for a sixty third time Ally, Brendan & Reece return to engage in one of the most heated battles of all time - mashed potato, friend of foe?

They Also cover off:

- Dawn of War III, potentially missing the mark?
- Tales of Grindea
- Paladins landing on console (and STILL free!!)
- Darksiders 3 being announced out of nowhere
- The debut trailer for The Dark Tower film drops
- Burnie Burns confirmed as PAX Australia 2017 keynote speaker
- Bob Ross coming to SMITE

Plus the usual amount of video game and life related banter

Shout out to our iTunes listener of the week BlueJasmin3


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 062 (Chris Pratt Loves Wendys Hotdogs)

Coming at you like Starlord himself, Ally, Brendan & Reece return for the sixty second time to fill your ears with gaming and geek related goodness. 

On this episode they talk some:

- Guardians of the Galaxy 2
- Dawn of War 3, pwnin Orcs is life
- Nacho man hats, yay or nay?
- Drinking straws, do they have a place in liquid society?
- Wonderboy: The Dragon's Trap, nostalgic gold
- The weekly Persona 5 update, HINT adults are still evil
- Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, the best selling game (on Amazon) in 2017
- Nintendo on the upswing
- Call of Duty: WWII announced, complete with a multi-story campaign
- Tekken removing Roger as a playable character due to "animal cruelty outrage"

Plus lots, lots more!

Shout out to our iTunes listener of the week BoxRar001

The Hungry Gamers: Episode 061 (Fashionably Late to Meet Harada)

Coming at you for a record sixty first time, Brendan and a slightly broken Sam are back to talk video games. They reflect on the Victorian podcast meetup, working with our BFFs at Reset and also talk about Sam's experience meeting the man behind Tekken

They also discuss:

- Persona 5, stranger danger
- Snake Pass, a sleeper title on the Nintendo Switch
- Call of Duty: WW2
- Friday the 13th: The Game slashing its way to a platform near you
- The death of the NES Classic
- The (potential) life of the SNES Classic
- Star Wars Battlefront 2, righting the wrongs of it's father
- Twitch unveiling new subscription tiers and options
- eSports to be a medal event at the 2022 Asian Games

Plus lots lots more gaming related banter!

*Shout out to JD4521 as our iTunes listener of the week


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 060 (Fighting the Good Fight Against Creepy Volleyball Deviants)

The boys are back full of grey hairs and walking frames for their sixtieth episode. In a shocking turn of events Brendan actually manages to describe Persona 5 in a way that makes a small amount of sense.

In between bowls of All Bran they also discuss:

- The Power Rangers film
- The latest Nintendo Switch Direct event
- Thor: Ragnarok, HULK SMASH!!
- The film history of Josh Brolin & his casting of Cable in Deadpool 2
- Bounty payments on offer for Nintendo hackers
- Microsoft announcing a return policy for digital purchases
- Elder Scrolls Online

*Plus lots of that usual tasty banter!

Happy Easter Ate Bit Nation


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 059 (What the Hell is Persona 5?!?)

Turning up for a record fifty ninth time, Brendan and Sam sit down to reflect on their viewing of the Ghost in the Shell film, the latest Project Scorpio details and try unpack Persona 5 (terribly).

They also talk some:

- Fable Fortune, a worthy challenger to Hearthstone?
- The downfall of The Walking Dead television series.
- Hollow Knight, one of the success stories of 2017.
- The Ate Bit Minecraft server.
- Atlas going hard at content creators publishing particular Persona 5 content.
- An update on the life and career of Christopher Lambert.
- Mass Effect: Andromeda fixing them faces one patch at a time.
- HTC officially launching Viveport.

*plus lots more gaming related banter


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 058 (Death of a Salesman)

Rolling into Hungry HQ for the fifty eighth time Ally, Reece and a very broken Brendan return to talk video games and for some random reason, a lot of wrestling.

They also cover off:

- Brendan's romance & relationships within Mass Effect: Andromeda
- Legion's first season
- LIFE, is it worth the cost of admission?
- Super Dooper Party Pooper, GOTY?
- Dawn of War 3 hype
- Destiny 2 trailer and release date confirmed!
- The death of Mad Katz
- Starcraft remastered
- PETA going to war against Nintendo over milking a digital cow

*and also the same weekly dose of random tangents and banter


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 057 (Dating in Space)

Coming at you for a record fifty seventh time - Ally, Brendan and Reece return to discuss what it takes to be a barista as well as a healthy shot of gaming news and insight.

Additional topics covered:

- Opinions on Overwatch's new character, Orisa.
- Google Quick Draw
- Mass Effect: Andromeda being far better than the internet would make you believe.
- Destiny 2 release date potentially being unveiled.
- Outlast 2 NOW actually being released in Australia.
- Ghost in the Shell and Death Note Western adaptation hype/concerns.
- Nintendo fixing their left Joycon issues.
- The Wiggles



The Hungry Gamers: Episode 056 (Mass Effect: Andromeda, A Galaxy Ripe with Internet Anger)

Coming at you for a record fifty sixth time, Ally, Brendan and Sam unite to create one of the more serious THG episodes to date. Diving head first into controversy, talking Australian gaming classifications and Colin Moriarty departing Kinda Funny.

They also talk some:

- Mass Effect: Andromeda, is it worth the hype and is the internet hatred it's receiving justified?
- Kong: Skull Island being tonnes of fun.
- Riverdale being Brendan's new guilty pleasure.
- Nintendo Switch selling great and exceeding forecasts.
- Horizon Zero Dawn selling boatloads and announcing new story content.
- Outlast 2 being refused classification in Australia.
- A Matrix reboot is in the works.
- Ubisoft dropping the banhammer on 1,500+ players in For Honor


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 055 (Zelda Takes Our Breath Away)

Returning for a record setting fifty fifth time, Brendan, Reece and Sam dive head first into the great Zelda: Breath of the Wild debate, is it as perfect as the world says?

The trio also talk some:

- Horizon Zero Dawn (yes it's still awesome)
- The Nintendo Switch selling like hot cakes
- Gran Turismo, is it still relevant?
- Domino officially being cast in Deadpool 2
- Outlast 2 and Dawn of War 3 release dates announced
- Destiny 2 backlash
- Introductions to podcasting


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 054 (Horizon Zero Dawn of a New Era)

Coming at you for a fifty fourth time, Ally, Brendan, Reece and Sam are back to bring you news and hot takes from within the video game scene. This episode sees the team talk about "the best week in geek/gaming history", seeing the release of Horizon Zero Dawn, the Nintendo Switch and Logan.

They also cover:

- The Nindies event - 60 new games confirmed for the Nintendo Switch
- Twitch venturing into the market of selling games digitally
- More details on the Hearthstone expansion
- A Sleeping Dogs film is in the works starring Donnie Yen
- Microsoft announcing Game Pass
- Orisa making her way to Overwatch
- Alien: Covenant & Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 looking awesome


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 053 (Everybody Loves Spoilers)

For a record breaking fifty third time Brendan and Sam get together to helm the desk, talk some video games and also spoil a few movies along the way.

They also dive into:

- Spying on your neighbors in Beholder
- The latest round of Resident Evil VII DLC
- A brief mention of Brendan's time with Horizon Zero Dawn (hint it's amazing)
- Final Fantasy XV updates
- Square Enix's new IP
- The awesomeness that is Snipperclips
- The D.I.C.E awards
- VR doing well in Australia
- Rampage being made into a movie!?!


The Hungry Gamers: Episode 052 (Hulk Smash)

For the fifty second time Ally, Brendan, Reece and Sam unite to talk all things video games, with an especially heated discussion formed around the shunning of Pewdiepie & Underground Computer Geeks...

They also dive into:

- For Honor, will it survive long term?
- The EB Games return policy
- The Resident Evil VII DLC
- Gen 2 finally released in Pokemon GO
- Emerald City & Legion
- Sam "monster pulling" in Fire Emblems Heroes
- Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy hype
- Upcoming Heathstone expansions and changes to the game in general
- Mel Gibson potentially directing Suicide Squad 2 & the fall of the DC film universe