Episode 324 – Separate the Hammer from the Game

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Episode 324

Oh boy do Dan and Dave get a little heated on this latest episode. Some controversy over the God of War special editions triggers a lively debate over sets with no physical game inside. Also in the news, Ubisoft drops an in-depth Skull and Bones presentation, E3 is coming back in 2023 with help from Reed Pop and a new Robocop game trailer drops. All that and more on episode 324.

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Episode 322 – The Summer Gamefest Showdow

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Episode 322

It’s gonna be wild next year as the organizers of E3 and Summer Game Fest are gearing up for a head-on clash. Also in the news, Sega announces new multiplayer shooter game Hyenas from Alien: Isolation Studio, Microsoft is dealing with an Xbox Series X controller shortage, Skull and Bones re-reveal, gameplay, and release date and not to be outdone by last week, the most popular game franchises by state on episode 322.

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Episode 320 – Dan Throws Shade at Microsoft

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Episode 320

E3 may have been cancelled this year but we still got all the presentations and showcases that we could ask for. Xbox and Bethesda, Limited Run, Capcom, Devolver Digital and Geoff Keighley’s Summer Game Fest. We go over all the news and announcements. All that and Dan gets a little salty over Microsoft’s mediocre showing.

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Episode 318 – How to Hustle with Special Guest Patrick Hickey Jr.

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Episode 318

On the show this week, special guest Patrick Hickey Jr. Author of The Minds Behind the Games series and the Condrey comic series, voice actor for the upcoming Wrestlequest and Championship Boxing Manager II games and so much more. Dan and Dave get into all of that and more. In the news, Summer Game Fest, Sony’s next State of Play and Microsoft could of had the Spiderman series on episode 318 of Rated G.

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Episode 314 – Gotta Go Fast and Delist All the Old Games

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Episode 314

Sonic creator Yuji Naka goes off on Square-Enix, right before they sell off the studios behind Tomb Raider, Deus Ex and Thief. Embracer is in the process of buying them for 300 million. Also in the news, Xbox and Bethesda Games showcase announced for June, Sega will delist old Sonic games from digital stores and it’s leaked that Sony is working on a game preservation initiative. All that and more in episode 314.

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Episode 308 – Harry from the Hood

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Episode 308

At the top of the show, Dan and Dave say goodbye to wrestling legend Scott Hall, they welcome back Tom Brady to football and talk about the worsening state of Gran Turismo 7 gameplay grind. In the news, the Xbox Indie Showcase and Sony’s second State of Play drop, Nintendo’s Online Expansion Pack gets better, EA cancels it’s summer Play showcase and Xbox outsells Playstation. All this and more on episode 308 of Rated G.


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Episode 297 – How to Be Safe when Dealing with Strangers

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Episode 297

In sad news this week, a PS5 in person sale goes awry as a would-be criminal pulls a gun and tried to steal a console from a seller. Thankfully, no one was fatally injured. Dan and Dave discuss the story and ways that you can be safe when dealing with strangers online. Also in the news, It Takes Two hit by trademark claim by Take-Two Interactive, PlayStation reportedly planning Xbox Gamepass competitor and Sony gets into the restaurant biz with their PlayStation to Plate food offerings. All that and Dave takes one step closer to Skynet on episode 297.


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Episode 295 – Happy 20th Anniversary to the Original Xbox and Gamecube

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Episode 295

At the top of the show, Dan and Dave celebrate their memories of the original Xbox and the Gamecube for it’s 20 year anniversaries. In the news, the Game Awards 2021 nominations  are officially revealed, MultiVersus fighting game from WB officially announced,  Activision CEO Bobby Kotick back in the news for harassment and abuse claims as well as ignoring company issues for years and in some lighter news, Sega Reveals Sonic the Hedgehog, Yakuza, and Shenmue Colognes.


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Saturday Morning Retro Episode 16 – Voodoo Vince (Xbox), Syndicate (PC), Tron Evolution (PS3), Donkey Kong (GB)

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Episode 16

On this month’s episode of Saturday Morning Retro, Dan and Dave talk about Tron Evolution for the PS3 and Donkey Kong ’94 for the Gameboy and in our Triple R segment, Syndicate for the PC and Voodoo Vince for the original Xbox.


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Episode 282 – Activision Blizzard, the Cosby Room and the Resignation of J. Allen Brack

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Episode 282

Activision Blizzard in very hot water after the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing files lawsuit against company for discrimination and sexual harassment against women in the workplace, employees stage a walkout in protest and J. Allen Brack, head of Blizzard Entertainment steps down during all of this. It’s big news that’s still unveiling itself and Rated G is here bring you all the coverage and expose why the games industry is a terrible place that needs some much needed reform.

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