Squideye and The Bitter Guy
The Gamut of Geekery in a Canadian Vein

Episode 21: On the Galactic Stage

 - in which Ilan has a cold and we talk about live theatre and videogames.

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Ilan and culture

  • My Fair Lady, community theatre experience
  • Countermeasure A Cappella concert "we sold out"
  • Album cover suggestion: "Twisted"

Justin: Ghost Stories

  • Not played with Wraith: the Oblivion mechanics
  • Managing our expectations

Soulpepper Theatre!

  • Billy Bishop goes to war (Has come and gone, sadly)
  • Midsummer Night's Dream
  • Good episodes of Fame
  • Canned Heat: Center Stage or Napoleon Dynamite?

Video Games!

  • L.A. Noire and the anatomy of a slightly worse deal
  • iPad!
    • Infinity Blade - on the iPad! Recalls "Die By the Sword".
    • Reading books on the iPad! Discworld books: Mort, Small Gods
    • Ascendancy! And how can we get Alpha Centauri?
  • Mass Effect!
    • BioWare is a very open-minded company.
    • I'm Commander Shepherd, and this is my favourite podcast on the Internet.
    • SPOILERS FOR MASS EFFECT FINALE

Ashen Stars RPG (Stellar Nursery pre-release!)

  • GUMSHOE system - detective story engine.

Pixel knocks down so much stuff that we end the episode!

Direct download: squideye-bitterguy-2011-07-20.mp3
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