In the QDawg House: PRGE 2017 Day 0

Welcome to our “In the QDawg House” vlog for Day 0 of PRGE 2017! The Portland Retro Gaming Expo, or PRGE, doesn’t officially begin until Friday, but we started the festivities early by meeting some of our Cartridge Club pals for dinner at Sizzle Pie in Portland. This is just the beginning of our PRGE adventures, so enjoy the video and check back each day for our daily vlog covering PRGE 2017!

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Second Breakfast | Learning to Live with Lootboxes

Everyone is quick to criticize Lootboxes and Microtransactions. Musty looks into why they need to exist, what alternatives we have, and how eliminating them could be a bad thing for consumers and the video game industry.

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Review: Sneak King

Re-upload, something to tide over new members as well fill the revamped CC site while getting final glitches worked out of old Mac Pro on SDD RAID setup. Enjoy this blast from the past!

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Bonus Barrel Episode 148 – Monster in my Pocket and Oxenfree

This weeks !~sPoOkY mOnTh~! continues! What do we talk about this week?! All kinds of stuff! Even though I just edited, I actually don't remember most of our pre-topic(s) conversation. Something about Pokemon. Rob bought some stuff. Leff was negative. The topics!...
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In the QDawg House (week of October 8, 2017)

Welcome to our “In the QDawg House” vlog for the week of October 8, 2017. We showed the kids ‘The Princess Bride’ for the first time. Eric resumed his play-through of Final Fantasy V. Also, PRGE is next weekend! We’ve started our preparations, but there’s still much to do. Eric is pushing his “Quantity of Quality” agenda. Check out the video and let us know about your week!

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Media Mavens #41 – She’s a Doctor and She’s a Woman

Media Mavens #41 – She’s a Doctor and She’s a Woman

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Polykill’s Collect Call 2.5: Alex, Becoming SNESDrunk

Polykill’s Collect Call 2.5: Alex, Becoming SNESDrunk

In the final episode of Collect Call’s second season, Travis interviews Alex, the voice behind the hit retro review YouTube channel SNESDrunk.  Alex describes his channel and how it’s taken shape over the years.  Games he’ll review soon and some he might revisit are all unveiled in the episode!  If you have shelves of video games or are looking for some new-old stuff to play, SNESDrunk has you covered.

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PewDiePie, Fair Use, & The Future of Streaming – Episode 004

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In the QDawg House: PRGE 2017 Day 0

In the QDawg House: PRGE 2017 Day 0

Welcome to our “In the QDawg House” vlog for Day 0 of PRGE 2017! The Portland Retro Gaming Expo, or PRGE, doesn’t officially begin until Friday, but we started the festivities early by meeting some of our Cartridge Club pals for dinner at Sizzle Pie in Portland. This is just the beginning of our PRGE adventures, so enjoy the video and check back each day for our daily vlog covering PRGE 2017!

Second Breakfast | Learning to Live with Lootboxes

Second Breakfast | Learning to Live with Lootboxes

Everyone is quick to criticize Lootboxes and Microtransactions. Musty looks into why they need to exist, what alternatives we have, and how eliminating them could be a bad thing for consumers and the video game industry.

Review: Sneak King

Review: Sneak King

Re-upload, something to tide over new members as well fill the revamped CC site while getting final glitches worked out of old Mac Pro on SDD RAID setup. Enjoy this blast from the past!

In the QDawg House (week of October 8, 2017)

In the QDawg House (week of October 8, 2017)

Welcome to our “In the QDawg House” vlog for the week of October 8, 2017. We showed the kids ‘The Princess Bride’ for the first time. Eric resumed his play-through of Final Fantasy V. Also, PRGE is next weekend! We’ve started our preparations, but there’s still much to do. Eric is pushing his “Quantity of Quality” agenda. Check out the video and let us know about your week!

Monthly Pick-Up Video: September 2017

Monthly Pick-Up Video: September 2017

Welcome to our September 2017 pick-up video! Things definitely started picking-up again this month. Lots of really cool stuff was released at retail, and we were lucky enough to snag some of them. We also had some luck at a local pawn shop. Check out the video to see the stuff we grabbed!

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CartridgeBrosP1 | I Trained My Dogs and Improved Myself

“While we’re quick to label many of the dog’s behaviors as aggressive, most dogs are simply reactive, in other words, they overreact to certain stimuli in the environment. Left untreated however, reactivity can lead to aggression.”

Round2Review – 1-2-Switch

Round2Review – 1-2-Switch

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Round2Review – Gex (PS1)

Round2Review – Gex (PS1)

Gex - A gem in the shadow of the dragon (and the bandicoot)   I wanted to kick off the weekend with a review of a game I fondly remembered from...

Round2Review – Mega Man ZX (DS)

Round2Review – Mega Man ZX (DS)

Mega Man ZX - Like eating alphabet soup with a fork   I've always been a fan of the core Mega Man and Mega Man X games, and my memorabilia...

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What I Want In Borderlands 3 – Frantic Thoughts Ep.17

What I Want In Borderlands 3 – Frantic Thoughts Ep.17

THIS WEEK, Frantic spends a lot of time talking about Destiny 2 and building shelves, he then dives into some news about Battlefront 2, and other things. Then he goes into some questionable quotes from the CEO of Gearbox, Randy Pitchford, regarding Borderland’s art style and success. Then to wrap it up he lays out what he would like in the third Borderlands game!

 

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