Be there or be square! Rithim will be on it! And maybe Tacoman!
We will be watching Final Fantasy: Advent Children the night before. Sometime in the evening but I don’t know exactly when. I will announce it though.
We will be joined by some folks from another stream whose name and address is apparently not final yet. To answer your inevitable questions and\or concerns: yes this stream is formed by people who were\are unhappy with the GLA’s moderation policies. No, I do not want to change the GLA’s moderation policies, but I do want to maintain friendly relations with that stream. Whatever it ends up being called. Something to do with Jonald?
We’re banned from Twitch again. It’s another temporary ban but this time longer (for 3 days). For now, I have switched the main channel over to Afterdark.
Secondly, I am making Happyman co-admin of the channel. Officially!
Thirdly: ‘ironic’ hate speech is still hate speech. Hate speech is only sometimes protected by american law, never by UK law, not by twitch’s terms of service, and not by this website’s vague definition of ‘polite and gentlemanly’. If you have a problem with that then I would politely advise that you start visiting a different stream channel, I would advise either Ladderstream or WTBfun.
Until then please have fun on afterdark, and message me on steam if you want an afterdark key.
We were temporarily banned from Twitch because of Freakydemon’s casual racism.
If you have problems with this banning, please talk to Freakydemon, as he is a dirty Belgian and scrub at life.
Things will be operational again tomorrow evening, until then I have switched out the embed for a hitbox one. However this doesn’t really work as you can’t embed a stream from a hitbox team. So in order to see streams from our hitbox team you will need to manually select them from http://www.hitbox.tv/team/GLAStreams.
If you’d like to be added to this one then send me a message on steam, but I will probably dissolve it after this experiment, unless we can find a way to make teams work better, because right now they work in kind of a crappy way (you have to manually switch to whoever’s streaming, several people can stream at once, every stream has a separate chat etc). It’s basically like everyone having their own separate channels except there’s an index of them.
Please join me, dodds, doyah and blake tomorrow evenink for some hardcore gaming. ALSO MITCH IS INVITED
Also, if you’re too dumb to understand the twitch code of conduct then perhaps hitbox can be your containment service.
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The gentlemen try to understand the world through Steam statistics. Plus: Marcus Aurelius’s Playstation, fruit hats, Hugo the Troll, console cupholders, Garfield Cat, Pepsi Man’s ass, and a black disc for your mouth.
00:00 – Iwata Tribute
05:50 – Intro, comments, voicemales
21:59 – Familial Feud
38:18 – News & Lies
1:07:39 – Confirming cultural biases through video games
1:21:31 – Kistarter watch: Gearilla, Playcool Web Design, Banana Hats
1:33:41 – VIDEOCOMPUTER GAME PICKS
1:41:04 – Mario Bros movie discussion
2:00:01 – Outro
That’s 2PM New York time and 11AM San Fransisco time. Huzzah!
PS: the start might be a little delayed.
First off, I notice that a lot of the people who partook in the ‘LAWYER GUY CHALLENGE’ have not yet filled out a survey. It would really help me out (like and subscribe) if you fill out the survey, and I will be incorporating the opinions of basically everyone except Animitch, because he’s full of crap. If you haven’t done so already, please head to the new (I redesigned it tolday!) Lawyer Guy microsite and fill them out. There’s one general one at the top of the page, and two separate, level-specific ones farther down.
Second, I think this weekend is a podcast weekend (at the usual time of 3PM BST on saturday and all). This means that we need to watch a next movie, and our cinematographic experts have selected the masterpiece known only as ‘Super Mario Bros’. It features Bob Hoskins, John Leguizamo and Dennis Hopper. And I (with no real confirmation, but we did it this way last time) shall assume that we’re going to be viewing it on Friday evenink (BST). So please join us in afterdark at that time, or find another way to watch the movie, else you will miss the discussion of this cinematic triumph.
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The gentlemen discuss utensils, waterfowl, animal butts, digital distribution, E3, the best of games and the worst of games. Plus: what games does the pope like?
5:19 – Intro\comments
12:39 – Family Feud
31:36 – E3 2015 discussion
37:46 – Terrible news & mundane lies
55:14 – Discussion of the Ace Attorney movie
1:05:03 – Kickstarter watch: the Utensil-mate and Millie the Cat
1:16:11 – Happyman’s Conundrum: what would a crossover between your favourite and least favourite games look like?
1:27:50 – Vidya top picks
1:33:58 – Conversation takes a strange turn
This episode was edited by Animitch. And it took him bloody ages.
Unrelated announcement: As some of you may know, I’m developing my own game. You can now download two playable demos of it at http://lunchtime.org.uk/lawyer-guy – please play it and fill out the feedback form! It’s fun! I promise!
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