This week we keep the special guest train rolling with the legendary Tim 'Dummy' Olson. He is a pro Overwatch support player from team NRG and one super interesting dude. Aaron, Cory and Webb spend the hour talking to Dummy about all things Overwatch and we dive into his history the pro circuit. We get his opinions on the latest overwatch patch and how he believes it will effect pro play, we talk about TF2, Tim's move down to southern California, his taste in expensive shoes and a whole lot more!
Also on the show we discuss some Duck Hunt... The shocking Zero upset and the potential ban of the stage in competitive play. All this and so much more on this weeks episode of: Videogame BANG!
Topics Include: Overwatch, esports, gaming, dummy, Tim Olson, Ana, Anna, support, pro gamer, NRG, Seagull, TF2, Team Fortress 2, Blizzard, podcast, Sacramento, LA, Vallejo, East Bay, Yeezy, shoes, sneaker head, interview, Twitch, Facebook, hobby, comedy, cosplay, Immortals, Kanye West, Cory Vincent, Aaron Carter, David Webb, Smash 4, Duck Hunt, ban, Trump
The BANG crew is back in full force with Cory, Aaron, Webb, and the DOOMkitty talking all the video game news you could want.
The newest Overwatch event is finally out celebrating Chinese New Year so, of course, we had to talk about that and get everyone's take on their favorite skins. We talk about the new capture the flag game mode and how it almost didn't happen.
Then we break into some Pokemon news with the addition of the Pokemon Bank coming to Sun and Moon (finally), but with a catch. And, remember that classic glitch MissingNo? Well it is rearing it's head again and causing new issues in Sun and Moon.
Topics include: Overwatch, The Year of the Rooster, Chinese New Year, Pokemon, Pokemon Bank, MissingNo, Nintendo, Power Rangers, Zordon, Alpha 5, capture the flag, Sun and Moon, Mei, Reinhardt, Lucio, McCree, pop vinyls, podcast, gaming, nerd, geek, comedy, funny, Cory Vincent, Aaron Carter, David Webb, Ivy Doomkitty
What's up faithful listeners, this week's episode of The Weekend BANG! is going to be nuts because we go the whole development staff from Nexcra Software. Sir Aaron Carter is at the helm with Cory behind the ones and twos, and The Real David Webb riding shotgun.
We start off the show with a little Bangin' Around the Web, where we give the people a little bit of advice to the male gamer on what games the ladies tend to like. We also discuss an indie title that has a new take on the horror genre. Closing out the show we get up close and personal with Sam Silva, Paul De Leon, and Justin Yamaguchi of Nexcra Software to learn all about their latest title Armored A.C.O.R.N.S. Will male gamers move towards games that female gamers play just to relate? Can a blind person survive in a haunted mansion? Will the Armored A.C.O.R.N.S be the next big hit on the Wii U? Find all that out and more on this week's Weekend BANG!
Topics Include: gaming video games, esports, NRG, indie, game development, squirrels, armored acorns, nexcra software, sacramento, podcast, comedy, wii u, nintendo, overwatch, girls, woman march, trump, sam silva, paul de leon, justin yamaguchi, mario, switch, beat em up, castle crashers, double dragon, battletoads, ninja turtles, side scroller, cory vincent, aaron carter, david webb, sacramento, demo, live
The crew is back! Cory is out again so Webb, Ivy and Aaron are joined by Laura of Oblivion Comics!
We talk alot about the Nintendo Switch and how much memory it will have and what that translates in to the number of games you can store. We also talk about how Nintendo is screwing gamers again with the "free monthly game". The crew moves to the failed Titanfall 2 card game, the beta for For Honor and Pokemon GO!
Topics include: nintendo, zelda, breath of the wild, memory, switch, gaming, videogames, free, games, titanfall 2, titanfall, pokemon go, wizards of the coast, dungeons and dragons, magic, D&D, augmented reality, comedy, funny, geek, David Webb, Aaron Carter, Laura Benson, Ivy Doomkitty
The Weekend BANG! Is back and ready to shock your world with the latest info to, well shock the world. Sir Aaron Carter at the helm with Cory, the real David Webb and Steven G all along, as we delve into Nintendo’s Switch.
From the games to the hardware the VGB dissects the Switch and lets the people know how they feel about it. Will the Switch change the way you game? Is the price for the Switch competitive enough to deal with the PS4 and Xbox 1? And will the third-party developers get behind Nintendo this time? Find all that out and more on this week's Weekend BANG!
Topics Include: Nintendo, Gaming, Switch, Overwatch, esports, podcast, sacramento, video games, hobby, fun, comedy, Zelda, live, twitch, stream, joycon, street fighter, mmo, rpg, jrpg, pre order, amazon, gamestop, brain bang, Cory Vincent, Aaron Carter, Steven Gutierrez, David Webb, cosplay, sactown, california
VGB is back and we have a loaded new show! Cory is back from his time at the HiRez Expo Smite World Championships in Atlanta. We talk all about the event and the tremendous victory from the NRG team. We also play Whattcha Playin' where we talk all about Overwatch, Final Fantasy XV, and Smite.
When Webb slings the news we talk about the Miami Heat getting involved in the esports scene by investing in the popular Misfits team. We also talk about the PEA and how the whole thing fell apart for CSGO. Then the whole show gets derailed when we talk about the return of cosplayer Liz Katz and the trend of more and more young cosplayers feeling pressure to be more promiscuous in exchange for eFame.
Topics Include: Podcast, Cosplay, Sacramento, Gaming, Video Game, Smite, HiRez, Atlanta, NRG, iRaffer, esports, Final Fantasy XV, ffxv, Sactown, Overwatch, Reaper, Liz Katz, Aaron Carter, David Webb, Ivy Doomkitty, Cory Vincent, gamers, porn, soft core, costuming
The Weekend Bang went to Sacanime this weekend and turned it out. Sir Aaron Carter, the real, David Webb, Steven Gutierrez, and LB are here all in attendance to give you the full recap of Sacramento biggest anime convention.
We cover everything that went down in the convention from all the special guests that attended to the scary fire situation that went down and we even give you a sneak peek into another project that the VGB was working on while they were there.
Will famous people ever learn to spell our names? Is Kettle con the best thing to happen to any convention? Will Sacramento’s event ever evolve? Find out all this and more on this week's Weekend Bang!
Topics include: anime, Assasin's Creed, celebirties, Power Rangers, comics, funny, geek, nerd, cosplay, convention, cons, Wizard World, Sacramento, SacAnime Winter 2017, videogames, gaming, pop culture, Oblivion Comics and Coffee, Laura Benson, Aaron Carter, David Webb, Steven Gutierrez
2017 has arrived and and the VGB is starting it out with a bang! As we welcome the newest addition to the crew Ivy Doomkitty! Cory Vincent is back at the helm with The Real David Webb and Sir Aaron Carter along for the ride, as we all get to know a little bit more about the one and only Ivy Doomkitty.
Then the VGB crew goes over the latest in gaming news from the latest update in Overwatch to the latest sports team to delve into the world of Esports. We even get a little insight as to why the Harry Potter fans have made a resurgence in social media. All that plus more on this week's Videogame Bang!
Topics include: Overwatch, Blizzard, World of Warcraft, esports, North, Dignitas, 76ers, gaming, videogame, nerd, geek, comedy, Copenhagen, podcasting, Harry Potter, Doctor Who, cosplay, Ivy Doomkitty, Aaron Carter, David Webb, Cory Vincent