The Gaming Outsider Podcast – Episode 138: Snake Pass, Mass Effect & Time Limits

Happy Wednesday everyone! We have a new episode of The Gaming Outsider podcast now available on your favorite podcasting platform. This week we welcome community member and friend of the show Elijah Grant to talk about the latest in the gaming world. News this week covers the shots from the upcoming Tomb Raider movie, Starcraft HD and the upcoming Destiny 2 reveal. Josh gives us the scoop on why he gave up on Mass Effect: Andromeda and goes into details on Sumo Digital’s Snake Pass. Scott continues to gush over Horizon: Zero Dawn and Eli reveals the game he plays while working out. Our community topic focuses around time limit mechanics in games; who does it right and wrong? Grab the episode now via iTunes, iHeartRadio, Stitcher, Google Play Music, and more. Thanks and enjoy the show!

Discussed on this episode of The Gaming Outsider Podcast:

(0:00 – 11:19) Welcome/Introduction

(11:20 – 31:29) News/Trailers (Tomb Raider movie set photos, Starcraft Remastered, Destiny 2 announcement)

(31:30 – 36:45) What has ELI been playing? )”NBA2K13″, “Gears of War 4”)

(36:46 – 51:55) What has SCOTT been playing? (“Horizon Zero Dawn”, “Golf Clash”)

(51:56 – 1:11:06) What has JOSH been playing? (“Mass Effect: Andromeda”, “Snake Pass” [Switch])

(1:11:07– 1:33:14) “From the Outside In” Topic: Timers in Video Games.

(1:33:15 – 1:36:02) Closing


Josh Faulkner

Josh is a native Ohio-an who grew up in a small town that had very little for kids to do. As a result, Josh picked up video games at a very young age. Video games played a huge part in his childhood and continued to do so in his adult life. Starting out on an Atari 2600 when he was 3 years old, gaming has sort of grown up alongside with Josh and continues to be his biggest hobby. As an IT technician by day, Josh is an aspiring gaming writer by night who founded a few websites including 16 Bit Heroes and Too Busy Gaming, while also dabbling in retro gaming YouTube videos and live streaming events.