Quizzicast
34: Social Breather

34: Social Breather

December 21, 2018

Quizzicast is the only podcast with Space Mountain and realistic kangaroos.

--Show notes--

Space Mountain theme
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hty6sNJcUbg

Kangaroo sounds
https://wildambience.com/wildlife-sounds/kangaroo/

Idle Thumbs podcast
https://www.idlethumbs.net/idlethumbs/episodes

Do you guys not have phones?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pqjVdPtB9lU

Giant Bomb Mario Party Party
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NkoZHYq0o9Y

Hitman 2 homing briefcase
https://www.pcgamer.com/hitman-2-homing-briefcase/

Matt’s favourite games of 2018
https://twitter.com/QuizzicalPixel/status/1071175022469799936

Neat Trix
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WI65iZMwv68

The Stanley Parable: Ultra Deluxe trailer
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SLOP7xTyUA8

--Games discussed in this episode--

Below, Subnautica, Far Cry 2, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, Super Smash Brothers Ultimate, Warlocked, Golden Sun, Artifact, Fallout 76, The Outer Worlds, Dying Light, Gris, Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, Hitman 2, God of War, Sea of Thieves, Earth Defense Force, Mirror Drop, Darkwood, Firewatch, DayZ, Enderal, Return of the Obra Dinn, Red Dead Redemption 2, Just Cause 4, The Stanley Parable: Ultra Deluxe, Gone Home, Demon Souls, Skeal

33: Fortnite Academy

33: Fortnite Academy

November 7, 2018

Quizzical Pixel is ranked in the top 1% of flossers in North America.

--Show notes--

Arduino play despacito:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ps7XTZxRjg

The Fesh Pince of Blair:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HeIkk6Yo0s8

Castlevania Netflix series:
https://www.netflix.com/ca/title/80095241

Fortnite Fundamentals:
https://www.udemy.com/fortnite-fundamentals-strategies-mechanics-and-game-analysis/

Tim Rogers reviews Dragon Quest XI:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4iTbUGItU0s

--Games discussed in this episode--

OK/NORMAL, SOMA, Castlevania II: Simon’s Quest, Castlevania III: Dracula’s Curse, Fortnite, Dragon Quest XI, Return of the Obra Dinn, Papers Please, The Republia Times, Red Dead Redemption 2, Hollow Knight, Subnautica, Stephen’s Sausage Roll, Dragon Quest V, The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Kentucky Route Zero, No Man’s Sky

32: Registered Sex God

32: Registered Sex God

October 15, 2018

Much like Route Zero, Quizzicast is a strange, non-euclidean space that is confusing to navigate.

--Show notes--

Jimmy Kimmel Takes On Gawker Stalker:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2-avakrRUaU

Bitsy game engine:
https://ledoux.itch.io/bitsy

Til Death Do Us Blart:
https://blart.libsyn.com/

I have GOT to get my dick sucked:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z2wxEnOZNgw

Limits & Demonstrations:
http://kentuckyroutezero.com/limits-and-demonstrations/

The Entertainment:
http://kentuckyroutezero.com/the-entertainment/

Here And There Along The Echo:
http://kentuckyroutezero.com/here-and-there-along-the-echo/

Night Vale podcast:
http://www.welcometonightvale.com/

GDC Classic Postmortem - The Making Of Myst:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7cULHgP8tmo

Google Project Stream:
https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/8/17950998/google-project-stream-gaming-assasins-creed-odyssey-first-impression

The Blind Boys of Alabama:
http://www.blindboys.com/

--Games discussed in this episode--

Kentucky Route Zero, Bloodborne, Myst, Riven: The Sequel to Myst, RuneScape On Mobile, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey

31: The Notch Nod

31: The Notch Nod

October 1, 2018

Quizzical Pixel is a certified women business enterprise.

--Show notes--

Oh, Hello on Broadway:
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6987652/

Critical Role:
https://critrole.com/

Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids:
https://grownupsreadthingstheywroteaskids.com/

Settlers of Catan coming to Nintendo Switch:
https://www.polygon.com/2018/9/13/17857524/settlers-of-catan-pandemic-carcassone-munchkin-asmodee-nintendo-switch

Matt's Minecraft channel poster:
http://quizzicalpixel.com/public/img/TH_poster.jpg

CP's art station:
https://www.artstation.com/cpmilans

Gun Tote'N Mamas:
http://quizzicalpixel.com/public/img/gtm_1.jpg
http://quizzicalpixel.com/public/img/gtm_2.png
https://guntotenmamas.com/

009 Sound System Dreamscape:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2WPCLda_erI

Jeff Gerstmann streaming TrackMania:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SYjmdwSbATM

Stories of Your Life and Others:
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/223380.Stories_of_Your_Life_and_Others

Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jOLuW2w5kgg

Matt and Logan's album recommendations:
Idles - Joy as an Act of Resistance
We Were Promised Jetpacks - The More I Sleep the Less I Dream
This Will Destroy You - New Others Part One
JPEGMAFIA - Veteran
Ghost - Prequelle
BROCKHAMPTON - iridescence
Aphex Twin - Collapse EP
Noname - Room 25
Guerilla Toss - Twisted Crystal
Denzel Curry - TA13OO
Holy Fuck - Congrats

The Spelunky Showlike:
http://thespelunkyshowlike.libsyn.com/

Norm Macdonald Has a Show:
https://www.netflix.com/ca/title/80225949

--Games discussed in this episode--

Dungeons & Dragons, Settlers of Catan, Terraria, Minecraft, Cobalt, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, Death Stranding, Monaco: What's Yours Is Mine, Tooth and Tail, Genital Jousting, GORN, Into the Breach, TrackMania, Burnout Paradise, Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty, Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots, Myst, Spelunky 2, RuneScape On Mobile, Don't Poop Your Pants

30: Light a Candle

30: Light a Candle

September 6, 2018

Quizzipunk 2077 is a mature, visceral podcast experience.

--Show notes--

Number Wang:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZH-cXBhkl-E

Marvel's Spider-Man puddle "controversy":
https://www.forbes.com/sites/erikkain/2018/09/05/the-spider-man-downgrade-issue-is-absurd-but-its-part-of-a-larger-problem/#4f99f67a6980

Spelunky 2 gameplay trailer:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z6JVT2Sp8aQ

Cyberpunk 2077 gameplay reveal:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vjF9GgrY9c0

Red Dead Redemption 2 gameplay reveal:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=srUjOl_wBmU

Cyberpunk 2077's Shooting Being Made With The Help Of An Ex-Counterstrike Pro
https://comicbook.com/gaming/2018/08/26/cyberpunk-2077-ps4-xbox-pc-shooting-counterstrike-pro/

I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream short story:
https://web.archive.org/web/20100531195535/http://pub.psi.cc/ihnmaims.txt

The Tetris effect:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tetris_effect

Moloch on SoundCloud:
https://soundcloud.com/molochmoloch/tracks

--Leftovers--

Frictional Games sale (as part of the Humble Bundle Summer Sale):
https://twitter.com/frictionalgames/status/1037025433789837312

--Games discussed in this episode--

Jazzpunk, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, Marvel's Spider-Man, Doom Eternal, Metal Gear Solid, Dungeons & Dragons, Donut County, Katamari Damacy, Hylics, Sonic Dreams Collection, Bubsy 3D: Bubsy Visits the James Turrell Retrospective, Old School RuneScape Mobile, Magic: The Gathering, Spelunky 2, Cyberpunk 2077, Deus Ex, Grand Theft Auto 4/5, Red Dead Redemption, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Borderlands 2, Path of Exile, Dragon Quest, Batman: Arkham, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask, Fallout, Fallout: New Vegas, Fallout 3, I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream, Tetris Effect, Bad North, Amnesia: The Dark Descent, Penumbra: Black Plague, SOMA

29: Never Played It

29: Never Played It

August 16, 2018

Don't give my brother the blue pages, don't rely solely on the text tracker in La-Mulana 2, and don't get eliminated.

--Show notes--

Myst 25th Anniversary Collection:
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1252280491/myst-25th-anniversary-collection

Matthewmatosis' Majora's Mask review:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iO1ckmGe-do

Old School RuneScape Mobile soft launches in Canada:
http://services.runescape.com/m=news/old-school-mobile-android-soft-launch-canada?oldschool=1

Video & Arcade Top 10:
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0380153/

MXC Complete Series:
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLZ0gjcYMi_4-E8-ceKNnzM7NxPvA_HM5a

Find, Share, Rewind:
https://www.kcrw.com/music/shows/find-share-rewind

EOM - The Long And Winding Road Volume 1:
https://eom703.bandcamp.com/track/the-long-and-winding-road-vol1

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate music samples:
https://www.smashbros.com/en_US/sound/index.html

1 Trait Danger - All My Friends Are Dying:
https://1traitdanger.bandcamp.com/track/all-my-friends-are-dying

--Leftovers--

Cleric Beast defeated by a rabbit on a DDR pad:
https://www.twitch.tv/videos/294103232

--Games discussed in this episode--

Thief Gold, Riven, Thief II: The Metal Age, OK/NORMAL, Absolver, Skyrim, La-Mulana 2, Old School RuneScape Mobile, Quern, The Starry Expanse Project, Disney's Aladdin, Thy Dungeonman 3, Thy Dungeonman, Zork, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Animal Crossing, Proteus, Amnesia: The Dark Descent, Bloodborne, Lisa: The Painful, Antichamber

28: Fan Man

28: Fan Man

August 2, 2018

Featuring serious, down-to-Earth discussion of fidget spinner controllers and Inspector Gadget-like demons.

--Show notes--

Fidget spinner game controller:
https://twitter.com/videogamedeals/status/1023071685879234560

alt.ctrl.GDC:
http://www.gdconf.com/events/altctrlgdc.html

Spelunky book by Derek Yu:
https://bossfightbooks.com/products/spelunky-by-derek-yu

--Leftovers--

Tomb of the Mask is actually alright:
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/tomb-of-the-mask/id1057889290?mt=8

Call of Cthulhu by Focus Home comes out October 30th:
https://twitter.com/FocusHome/status/1019606364618969089

--Games discussed in this episode--

Environmental Station Alpha, Axiom Verge, SteamWorld Dig 2, find the butthole, Rymdkapsel, holedown, La-Mulana 2, La-Mulana, Dark Souls 3, Bloodborne, Hollow Knight, Braid, Spelunky, Papers Please, Return of the Obra Dinn, The Binding of Isaac, Hotline Miami, Subnautica, Furi, The Stanley Parable, The Beginner's Guide, Lisa: The Painful, The Witness, Braid, Cave Story, Within a Deep Forest, Flower, Journey, Tomb of the Mask

27: The Man Who Yeets

27: The Man Who Yeets

July 18, 2018

Matt shares his chilling Halloween in July experience, Logan recommends you push around Stephen's Sausage Roll, and Sandy has a bone to pick with the word "naughty".

--Show notes--

BEWARE developer Twitter:
https://twitter.com/Ondrej_Svadlena

Feng Shui puzzle game:
http://ludopia.net/fengshui/

Space Invaders but every enemy is a file on your computer (play at your own risk):
http://www.stfj.net/art/2009/loselose/

Tim Rogers' writing:
http://largeprimenumbers.com/

The Last Game I Make Before I Die:
https://www.gdcvault.com/play/1024151/The-Last-Game-I-Make

Send Bobs:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YM2NQgIG-QM

--Leftovers--

Player hacks the Splatoon 2 ranked leaderboard to spell out “Please Add Anti Cheat” to call out Nintendo’s lack of response to cheaters:
https://www.reddit.com/r/Games/comments/8yeq34/someone_hacked_the_splatoon_2_x_rank_leaderboard/

Mark Brown on making games better for those with auditory disabilities:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4NGe4dzlukc

--Games discussed in this episode--

BEWARE, Yume Nikki, LISA: The Painful, F.E.A.R., Detention, Year Walk, Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP, Stephen's Sausage Roll, Hot Lava, Tomb of the Mask, lose/lose

26: Shooting from the Hip

26: Shooting from the Hip

July 4, 2018

(Note: there's a fair amount of mic-bumping noise in this episode. Apologies for that — we'll try to avoid that happening in future installments)

Matt and Sandy recount their funk-fusion pilgramage to see KNOWER, Logan rewrites procedural history and the whole cast discusses their preferred methods of dying.

Games discussed in this episode: PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS, Sable, Death Stranding, Stephen's Sausage Roll, Opera Omnia, find the butthole, Caves of Qud, Dwarf Fortress, Forza Horizon 4, My Summer Car

25: “E”

25: “E”

June 20, 2018

Two new challengers join the Quizzicast roster, and together we discuss highlights from E3 (never been a better time to be a gamer), analyze the inner-workings of Bennett Foddy's No-Nonsense Football, and do a deep dive into the enigmatic "E" meme.

Games discussed in this episode:
Mirror Drop, Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Golf Story, My Friend Pedro, Metal Wolf Chaos, The Elder Scrolls VI, The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind, Halo Infinite, Quake Champions, Tetris Effect, Cyberpunk 2077/2020, The Witcher games, Dark Souls