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Fri, 09 Oct 2009 15:21:55 +0000

Aaron and Chris show us what FarmVille on Facebook is all about.

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Legend of Zelda: The Missing Linkflash321007

Mon, 29 Jun 2009 16:18:52 +0000

An adventure centuries in the making. An original Zelda quest finds Link transported to Hyrule to save princess Zelda from the most powerful sorcerer in the world, Ganon. Created for Trailer Wars; the project was filmed and edited in three days. All locations filmed in the surrounding Bellingham, Washington area on a very limited budget. […]

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The Return of Gamespeek AND the Real E3!Gamespeek

Fri, 05 Jun 2009 23:50:48 +0000

After a long podcasting hiatus, we’re back and excited to talk about our thoughts on this year’s E3! Unfortunately we didn’t make it down this year, but we still watched the press conferences and read the blogs. With all of the huge announcements and incredible games, the true E3 has returned!

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Super Mario Galaxy 2! TWO! too!Gamespeek

Wed, 03 Jun 2009 18:44:46 +0000

Aaron decides to talk about Mario Galaxy 2 while mocking Chris incessantly. Guest appearance by Emily Nelson!

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Left 4 Dead 2!Gamespeek

Tue, 02 Jun 2009 07:26:47 +0000

We're Back! ....or at least Chris is

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Some Video Game Artflash321007MoogleBlack Mage

Sat, 20 Dec 2008 22:22:08 +0000

Jen made the drawings and I applied color and shading. This and others like it can be found at Game Deals If you’d like to commission a painting you can contact me Here Bob-omb by ~Flash321 on deviantART Moogle by ~Flash321 on deviantART Black Mage by ~Flash321 on deviantART

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Stay tuned…Gamespeek

Wed, 17 Dec 2008 17:53:26 +0000

Don’t worry, we aren’t dead – just busy! Check back after the new year for more gaming goodness and top lists of ’08.

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What Are We Playing These Days?renrhapsody44sonicstarwarsforceunleashed1

Thu, 16 Oct 2008 16:28:37 +0000

I know all of you have been watching our videos and to be honest, making them is hard and fun work. So we thought we’d get together and let you guys know what we’ve been playing in conjunction to filming and producing our video podcast episodes. We’ve been playing more than the screen shot we […]

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Mother 3 Fan Translation Coming SoonAaronMother 3

Tue, 14 Oct 2008 22:33:17 +0000

Soon indeed; as in the end of this week! Check out the blog from the folks working on the project over at For those of you not familiar with the Mother series, Mother 2 appeared in the US as Earthbound for the Super Nintendo in 1995. The game gained a huge cult following due […]

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Gamespeek @ the Penny Arcade ExpoGamespeek

Sun, 05 Oct 2008 04:20:03 +0000

Gamespeek attended the 2008 Penny Arcade Expo in Seattle, WA. We were able to play a few games like Left 4 Dead, Gears of War 2 and Guitar Hero: World Tour, and see the awesome Anamanaguchi live in concert. Check out the video for some show footage, a Gamespeek Guitar Hero performance and our thoughts! […]

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Gamespeek Joins the Ranks of the UndeadGamespeek

Wed, 10 Sep 2008 15:42:35 +0000

Also, check out this G4 preview of House of the Dead: Overkill. I don’t know how we missed it, but be sure to check it out.

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Final Fantasy: Gamespeek ChroniclesGamespeek

Wed, 06 Aug 2008 22:48:02 +0000

One summer morning, on our way to Midgar, we stumbled upon a monster much too tough for our fighting skill. Or so we thought…

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Team Tetris 2008Gamespeek

Fri, 18 Jul 2008 00:23:16 +0000

Here it is. Witness us delighting folks of all ages during the oldest Independence Day celebration in Washington State, the 74th annual Loggerodeo in Sedro-Woolley, WA. This is where Chris and I grew up. -Aaron

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Gamespeek: Mario Kart Wii, Tales of Vesperia, Rock Band, GHIVGamespeek

Fri, 23 May 2008 15:37:42 +0000

Gamespeek Episode 83 features a Mario Kart Wii review, news about the upcoming Tales of Vesperia and other 360 RPGS, and plenty of Rock Band and Guitar Hero info, including details on GH Mobile, GH: On Tour and GHIV. Which music series are you more excited for? This episode features “Mega Man II – Metal […]

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GTA IV, Professor Layton, Rock Band’s First album, moreGamespeek

Sun, 04 May 2008 18:38:59 +0000

This week in Episode 82, we give a short overview of what you can do in Grand Theft Auto 4, review Professor Layton and the Curious Village, give news on Rock Band, Okami for the Wii, Burnout Paradise and the upcoming Spore Creature Creator. This week’s song is “That Heart Isn’t Very Flattering” by BleepHeartBleep. […]

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Sonic Returns in Chronicles and Unleashed, Portable News, moreGamespeek

Sun, 20 Apr 2008 10:11:44 +0000

In episode 81, Lauren debuts with her new weekly segment, “Lauren’s Hot Minute” where she gets to talk about whatever videogame-related topic she wants to for a minute. Chris and Aaron discuss the revitalization of Sonic the Hedgehog with two promising upcoming releases; Sonic Chronicles (DS) and Sonic Unleashed (PS2, PS3, Wii, 360). Chris goes […]

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Gamespeek Video Premier!Gamespeek

Fri, 04 Apr 2008 16:44:16 +0000

Thanks for checking out our first video episode! We’ve been doing the podcast thing for quite awhile (this is episode 80 if you can believe it!), and we’ve finally decided to film and shorten it. In this episode, you’ll learn about the new Halo 3 maps out April 15, why Wii owners should get excited […]

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Big Announcement from Gamespeek HQ, Halo 3 Map and Guitar Hero: On Tour Revealed (Ep. 79)Gamespeek

Fri, 21 Mar 2008 14:52:44 +0000

As the seasons change, so does Gamespeek… and we are very excited! You will have to listen to the episode to find out what I mean. I will tell you though that we won’t be here next week since we should be mighty busy. Besides our HUGE announcement, we talk the usual news and Lauren […]

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Awesome old-school gamestore adGamespeek

Tue, 18 Mar 2008 16:27:24 +0000

Lionel Kiddie City? Never heard of it. But this old commercial had me LOL’in pretty hard. Thanks NeoGaf forum

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 78Gamespeek

Fri, 14 Mar 2008 00:47:09 +0000

Reviews galore! Super Smash Brothers Brawl, Mass Effect DLC, Odin Sphere, Orange Box and Rez HD are all dissected and analyzed for your listening pleasure. Also, Lauren and I were asked to speak in a classroom at Western Washington University about podcasting last week! It went very well and we were able to show off […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 77Gamespeek

Fri, 07 Mar 2008 00:32:23 +0000

We’ve decided to make the JToF (Juicy Tidbit of Fun) Round Robin a part of each episode! The round robin was especially handy for this episode since there wasn’t a lot of major news and no reviews. Don’t forget that Smash Brothers Brawl is out this weekend and Gamestop is having tournaments at 2,500 of […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 76Gamespeek

Tue, 04 Mar 2008 00:43:02 +0000

I am really loving my Xbox 360! I just picked up Halo 3, Skate, Oblivion and The Orange Box. I haven’t had chance yet to even start up a few of ’em, pretty much just Portal and Halo 3. Besides playing tons of great games, I’ve also reconnected with a friend I haven’t spoken with […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 75Gamespeek

Mon, 25 Feb 2008 19:51:52 +0000

The Game Developers Conference in San Francisco happened last week and lots of interesting news has surfaced. I for one am very excited for all of the new details announced regarding Mario Kart on the Wii. IGN’s exciting 4-page preview story can be found here and some screen shots can be found on the Gamespeek […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 74Gamespeek

Wed, 20 Feb 2008 02:42:53 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 74 Guess what? I am back and better than ever. Okay, not really, but I had an awesome time in Chicago and I played lots of games while I was there. I forgot how much fun it is to play a game like Mario Party 8 with some good company. Geometry […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 73Gamespeek

Mon, 11 Feb 2008 22:07:59 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 73 We fired Aaron, but I have a strong feeling he’ll being haunting us for the coming episodes. Some of the news in this episode: – LOST News extravaganza from Chris – Mass Effect DLC! “Bring Down the Sky” March 10 – Rock Band DLC B-52’s, Faith No More and KISS […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 72Gamespeek

Sat, 02 Feb 2008 00:22:15 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 72 This episode is a quick one. We have a JToFs round-robin followed by first impressions of Advance Wars: Days of Ruin and Burnout Paradise. And somehow we managed to avoid to topics of Mass Effect and Fox News. Just a few of the JToFs: – New WiiWare game coming from […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 71Gamespeek

Thu, 24 Jan 2008 18:28:09 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 71 Between all the news this week, we manage to rant on Gamestop, praise Guitar Hero and all the money it’s made, discuss iPod gaming and the frustrating controls in Sonic the Hedgehog, Chris bitches about Gamestop and their pre-orders, and Lauren admits to love her “Pure Moods” cassette tape back […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 70Gamespeek

Sat, 19 Jan 2008 01:21:18 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 70 Gaming news is steady once more, as you can see by the summary below… We have lots to talk about! Our friend and fellow gamer Hodges joins us this week to discuss some stuff he’s been playing lately on the 360 and help us go on even more tangents than […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 69Gamespeek

Sat, 12 Jan 2008 20:39:59 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 69 Episode 69! To celebrate this naughty number, The Ladies Man (of SNL fame) makes an appearance and we each reveal the game character we’d mostly likely want to hit a high score with. The news has finally picked up this week News: – Texas Instruments show off 3D games at […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 68Gamespeek

Mon, 07 Jan 2008 23:28:10 +0000

Gamespeek – Episode 68 Our first podcast of 2008! We ring in the new year now that Lauren is back with all the usual stuff. News: – Microsoft to make up for XBL outages – Activision to replace Guitar Hero discs for the Wii. Go here. – Kristin Kreuk cast as Chun-Li for new Street […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 67Gamespeek

Thu, 27 Dec 2007 18:28:31 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 67 Happy Holidays!! This episode is our year-end review. We reveal our favorite games, biggest surprises, biggest disappointments and more. Lauren was podcasting from Wisconsin at her family’s so the episode is in two parts. And we features the best Christmas song ever written – “Christmas Wrapping” by The Waitresses. Enjoy!

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 66Gamespeek

Sat, 22 Dec 2007 01:28:56 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 66 It’s nearly the holidays and we finally bring you our last regular podcast of 2007 (we still have a best-of episode on it’s way)! We review a few spacey games like Mass Effect (360), Geometry Wars: Galaxies (Wii) and Carcassonne (Xbox Live Arcade – okay, this one isn’t space themed). […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 65Gamespeek

Sat, 08 Dec 2007 05:13:42 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 65 The dust has settled after the craziness that was Black Friday and the holiday rush. Things have calmed down a bit, giving gamers a chance to jump into new games. What games have you bought lately? I am heading to pick up Geometry Wars: Galaxies for the Wii tonight. And […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 64Gamespeek

Fri, 30 Nov 2007 01:48:01 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 64 In this episode we give our final thoughts on Rock Band, Chris rants on classic game remakes after Lauren brings up the upcoming Space Invaders Extreme, and Lauren talks about why she hates online gaming. News: – Everybody’s Nintendo channel launches in Japan – Upcoming DS release dates revealed; Myst […]

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Gamespeek in The New York Times!Gamespeek

Tue, 27 Nov 2007 00:00:54 +0000

Dueling Guitars in Gameland: MTV and Activision Face Off Look at that, we made it into The New York Times after all! We checked the site and print edition a few times after coming back from E For All because we knew we were photographed, but who thought they’d run the photo on a story […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 63Gamespeek

Sat, 24 Nov 2007 23:56:20 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 63 Happy (belated) Thanksgiving! We are all very thankful for a ton of good games lately to keep us entertained during the holidays. In addition to our in-depth first impression of Rock Band on the 360, we discuss our top albums that we would love to have playable on the game. […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 62Gamespeek

Thu, 15 Nov 2007 16:19:29 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 62 Mario Galaxy and Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn first impressions are given by Lauren and I this episode (both are very positive). And in addition to the usual news, we discuss the idea that’s been thrown about lately regarding a one-console future and what that would mean to gamers and the […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 61Gamespeek

Fri, 09 Nov 2007 01:15:30 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 61 Our friend Adam Rudnick joins us for this week’s episode, which is kicked off by The Minibosses with their Ninja Gaiden cover. Besides this week’s news, (Manhunt 2 not being sold at Target, PS3’s latest firmware update, Ubisoft striving for Nintendo-like quality on the Wii and more) we dive into […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 60Gamespeek

Thu, 01 Nov 2007 15:07:24 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 60 This week’s episode brings some news (Spore coming to Wii, Ys 1 and 2 remakes coming for the DS, Metal Gear Solid 4 now delayed until Q2 2008, Okami won’t be a cheap and quick and cheap port according to Capcom and more) but the real highlight is our three […]

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E For All Expo Video CoverageGamespeek

Thu, 25 Oct 2007 16:23:00 +0000

Check out our new video shot in Los Angeles at the E For All Expo! Gamespeek at E For All Expo 2007 Click the image!

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 59 at E for All ExpoGamespeek

Wed, 24 Oct 2007 21:16:03 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 59 at E for All Expo Our final E For All Expo podcast, we summarize the show, discuss what we did on Sunday, the final day of the show and talk about some of the news that was announced while we were gone. On the last day we played a few […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 58 at E for All ExpoGamespeek

Sat, 20 Oct 2007 07:14:00 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 58 at E for All Expo Our second day at E For All was even better than the first! We played Smash Brothers Brawl, Link’s Crossbow Training, Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles, The Simpsons Game and more. Chris was even invited to play Rock Band on the mainstage with the bassist from […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 57 at E for All ExpoGamespeek

Fri, 19 Oct 2007 09:00:01 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 57 at E for All Expo Our first day of the E For All Expo in Los Angeles has come and gone and we’re here tonight with all the juicy details. Althought it isn’t the scope of E3 of years past, we still got the chance to play a lot of […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 56Gamespeek

Fri, 12 Oct 2007 21:13:01 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 56 Halo 3 fanatic (and a co-worker of Lauren and I) Lacy joins us this episode for some new perspective on Halo 3. It opens with a Bubble Bobble theme song remix and we cover some news from the Nintendo Fall Conference; including the addition of Sonic to the roster of […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 55Gamespeek

Thu, 11 Oct 2007 00:42:25 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 55 Halo 3 and tons of news this episode. Bleep Heart Bleep is back for another opening with our new structure. You might notice that we have split up the console and handheld news between the three of us, so you should hear less “uhhhhhs” between topics and more flow. And […]

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Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 54Gamespeek

Tue, 09 Oct 2007 21:44:22 +0000

Gamespeek Podcast – Episode 54 We know it’s been way too long since last episode, so we are going to release the next few episodes quick. Heck, this episode was recorded before Halo 3 was out, so you know it’s old. This episode does however does contain information about a Contra contest (probably too late […]

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First Hands-On Look at Final Fantasy IV DSflash321007

Mon, 24 Sep 2007 00:49:12 +0000

  The FFIV demo is on display at TGS and word is it looks fantastic! Supposedly the 3D graphics have been taken up a notch from FFIII. And even the battle system has been tweaked a bit adding different job opportunities where there were none before. There is even voice acting! Being a DS game […]

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