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We've released 5 episodes about First-person shooters:

143: Counter-Strike; a retrospective

In our retrospective episodes we take a look at the mammoth multiplayer first-person shooter series that is Counter-Strike. We'll start right at the beginning with the beta mod, look at the troubled development of Condition Zero, where it's at now and our relationship with it. And finally add some classic Octal FM hot takes about the series' future.

Sound-byte 100: Prey

Sound-bytes are our shorter episodes about what we’ve been up to recently. Sefran has been playing Prey brackets 2017 and he wants to tell you how amazing it is.

135: Defining a genre; FPS

We continue our recurring segment of breaking down the games that we feel define a genre. This time we discuss the mammoth genre that is first person shooters.

Games we discuss:

  • Doom
  • Half Life
  • Halo: Combat Evolved
  • Destiny
  • ARMA

123: Bioshock Retrospective

It's time for another video game series retrospective. This time we take a look at Bioshock, the first-person shooter franchise from Irrational Games

097: Borderlands Retrospective

In this episode we take a deeper dive into the history of the Borderlands games.

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