Pixel8Bit Episode 35 – Legal Issues

In the last episode of 2017’s Pixel8Bit cast we discuss our personal game of the year. The decisions were tough to make but they were made. Lucifer Belmont is hard at work writing a poem for the fans after he was called out on twitter to write one. We ponder on what we would do…

Pixel8Bit Episode 34 – Our Thoughts On The VGAs

Maestro, Belmont and Toast reconvene to discuss the Game Awards winners and the fun trailers that were shown from throat babies to Soul Caliber. What games we thought should’ve won, side hustles, Belmont’s future wife and rants. In news, Capcom’s SF anniversary collection was announced and a youtube streamer pretending he was playing a pay-per-view…

Episode 33 – Fighting to Keep Net Neutrality

The gang hunkers down and gets serious about saving Net Neutrality. How it effects users and content creators. We joke around about it but give out links and tips on how to save it. Dec 14th is the day of the vote. Sites to help! Resistbot.IO hitting up officals directly Democracy.IO for contacting your lawmakers…

Episode 32 – Recent Rumors

Leaks and rumors have been flying left and right all over the place. We grabbed as many as we could and reacted to them. Some have been “busted” and some “confirmed” such as a new Devil May Cry, Street Fighter V and MvC characters. Is a Superman title from Rocksteady on the way? What about…

Can Warcraft IV and WoW Co-exist?

Blizzard’s titan of an MMORPG World of Warcraft released in 2004 and took the genre by storm. At its peak it hit 12 million subscribers and today it is at a strong 8.3 million, with a new expansion on its way. Blizzard is strongly supporting their title and continuing to update the lore. However, the…

Episode 31 – Legitimacy of Some Video Game Reviewers

[Correction: We called Venturebeat’s video of Cuphead from Dean Takahashi a review it was actually his gameplay video from Gamescom. They had to rely on his gameplay because no one else was available to attend for the recording.] Have trouble upgrading in Mass Effect? Stuck in the Cuphead tutorial for over 10 minutes? Tough aiming…

Episode 30 – Resident Evil & Silent Hill

The boys are back and wish the best to Kaura as she hits up Twitch-con and other conventions. We keep the Horror month rolling by talking about 2 iconic horror games: Resident Evil and Silent Hill. We discuss our experiences, personal takes and opinions about the games. Then we have a solemn send off to…

Pikachu Lives Matter

By Halacy Russia was against the idea Pokémon go because the company behind the game Niantec, is allegedly closely linked to the CIA? Well they weren’t too far off, however it did make them look very paranoid stating that this technology was created so Uncle Sam could spy on comrade Zangief. Fast forward to today…

Episode 29 – A History of Horror Games

Horror month for P8B continues. We talk about the pixelated era of horror games and what gams caught our eye back in the day. The limitations, behind the scenes and learn about some not-so-popular titles. Polygon is in hot water for burning out their employees and sounding like muck on Glassdoor while an ex-employee of…

Episode 28 – Today’s Era of Modern Horror Games

It’s Halloween time and we’re celebrating it with one of many Halloween themed episodes this month! We’re talking about modern horror games (just in case you were wondering what to game for these times). The celebrations don’t stop there because we have 2 special guests in this episode, Bobcat and Priss! Two friends of ours…

Episode 27 – Do You Believe in Second Chances?

Ever play a game or a series that fell flat but you wish it had another chance to redeem itself? Or see a conclusion to a neglected series for over a decade? That’s on the topic and we chat about: 343 refused to hire a guy who trashed his would-be coworkers in a post months…

Episode 26 – A New Era of Sports Video Games

  Join the usual suspects for a sports themed episode looking at new titles dropping this season. We have in-depth analysis on NBA Live, NBA 2K18, Madden ’18 and WWE 2K 18! What new features are raising the bar and standing out from anything we’ve seen before. It’s a full sports episode from combine to…