Video Games: Pandemic Narratives
In this episode, Dean hides in a tree with a blowgun and vaccine darts, Molly social distances in Fodlan, Daniel plots to spread corrupted blood throughout Azeroth, and Sarah slaps leeches on everyone.
Hosted by Dean Karpowicz, with Daniel Becker, Sarah Willis and Molly Krasel.
What we’ve been playing.
“You gotta go with your comfort food.”
Games Discussed: Animal Crossing | Fire Emblem: Three Houses | Persona 5 | Nioh 2 | Stardew Valley
5:50: The Numbers
“As you can tell, I don’t sports so good!
Games Discussed: Borderlands | Cyberpunk 2077 | JackBox
10:42: The Virus. Zombie Games!
“Whether you like it or not, you’re going to survive!”
Games Discussed: Resident Evil | Last of Us
14:41: Other Pandemic Games.
“You’re armed with a pouch of leeches and a blowgun and it’s your job to save the world.”
Games Discussed: World of Warcraft | Plague Inc. | DayZ | A Plague Tale | Pathologic 2
25:02: Games that Get It Right.
Daniel: We need to make a bandoleer with cans of Lysol down the front.
Dean: The Chewbacca of the pandemic!
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