What's In A Game?
By Fountain City Frequency
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What’s In A Game? is a podcast where the nerdiest couple you know, Dana Masters and Cody Newill, take a deep dive into video games both old and new. Weaving honest opinions with footage from games across a spectrum of genres.
||Explicit#27: Quadrilateral Cowboy (2016) + E3 2018 Thoughts||Dana and Cody talk about E3 2018 game announcements and then dive into Quadrilateral Cowboy by Blendo Games.||6/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#26: Tomb Raider (2013)||Cody and Dana plunge into the forgotten island of Yamatai in the Tomb Raider reboot.||5/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#25: FEZ (2012)||Cody and Dana fall down the rabbit hole with Polytron's Fez, one of the most surprising indie titles of the last 5 years. Sacred geometry, code breaking, dope chiptunes and internet harassment.||5/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#24: Kingdom Hearts (2002)||Dana and Cody play the most ambitious crossover event in history — no, it's not Avengers, it's Kingdom Hearts.||5/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#23: A Way Out (2018)||Dana and Cody take on A Way Out, the latest from filmmaker-turned-developer Josef Fares. And, boy, do they have some things to say about this one.||4/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#22: Night in the Woods (2017)||Cody and Dana unravel a ghost mystery with a cadre of witchy, angsty young adults in Night in the Woods.||4/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#21: Cuphead (2017)||Cody and Dana get slapped down, knocked out and beaten by Studio MDHR's Cuphead, a beautiful indie title with a mean streak.||3/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#20: Shadow of the Colossus (2018 Remake)||Dana and Cody traverse ancient forbidden lands and take on the demigod colossi in the remake of Shadow of the Colossus for the PlayStation 4.||3/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#19: The Evil Within 2 (2017)||Dana and Cody finish their thorough dissection of Tango Gameworks' survival horror series by spending some time with The Evil Within 2.||2/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#18: The Evil Within's DLC Packs||What's In A Game's franchise deep dive into The Evil Within continues with the first game's DLC packs.||2/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#17: The Evil Within (2014)||Dana watches on as Cody struggles through buckets upon buckets of gore in The Evil Within.||2/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#16: Gorogoa (2017)||Cody and Dana are sick, but that won't stop them from admiring the beautiful Gorogoa by Jason Roberts.||1/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOur Next Episode Is ... (Plus, Google Play)||We're taking a look at Gorogoa by Jason Roberts on Jan. 25. Plus, What's In A Game? is now on Google Play Podcasts.||1/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPAX South 2018 Special, Day 2||Cody and Dana play Wattan, Donut County, Resident Evil 7: Gold Edition and Rival Megagun.||1/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPAX South 2018 Special, Day 1||Cody and Dana hit the show floor of PAX South 2018 to talk about a host of indie games, RPGs and board games.||1/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#15: NieR: Automata (2017)||Cody and Dana chew throught the existential terror of NieR: Automata's far-flung science fiction drama with complicated feelings.||1/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#14: Game of the Year 2017||Cody and Dana sit down to decide What's In A Game's inaugural 100 Percent Totally Awesome, Ultra-Legit Game of the Year.™||12/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#13: Undertale (2015)||Cody and Dana play Toby Fox's subversive, goofy, heartfelt ode to Earthbound, Undertale. If you need a pick me up after the last year, this is where you should start.||12/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#12: INSIDE (2016)||Dana and Cody play the dark, moody INSIDE by Playdead.||11/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#11: Super Mario Odyssey (2017)||Cody and Dana play through Nintendo's newest epic, Super Mario Odyssey for the Nintendo Switch.||11/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#10: Alan Wake (2010)||Cody & Dana brave terrible Twin Peaks references and axe-wielding shadows in Remedy's Alan Wake.||11/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#9: Kitty Horrorshow Halloween Special||Dana and Cody dive into some of the most dreadful games by Kitty Horrorshow.||10/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#8: Dishonored: Death of the Outsider (2017)||Dana and Cody descend into the Void itself to kill a god in Dishonored: Death of the Outsider by Arkane Studios.||10/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#7: Resident Evil HD Remaster (2015)||Cody & Dana dive into an HD remake of a classic survival horror video game: Resident Evil.||9/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#6: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (2017) SPOILER CAST||Cody & Dana talk all the spoilers for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.||9/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#5: Tacoma (2017)||Cody and Dana play the Fullbright Company's latest narrative effort, Tacoma.||8/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#4: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (2017)||Cody and Dana play The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for the Nintendo Switch.||8/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#3: Gravity Bone (2008) & Thirty Flights of Loving (2012)||Then it is agreed, What's In A Game? listeners. Listen to our episode on Gravity Bone & Thirty Flights of Loving and you shall be spared.||7/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#2: Dishonored 2 (2016)||Cody and Dana creep up and snatch all your stuff in Dishonored 2 from Arkane Studios. Buckle up for a lengthy episode.||7/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#1: Firewatch (2016)||For the very first episode of What's In A Game? Cody and Dana get lost in the woods of the Shoshone with Firewatch from Campo Santo.||7/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Oh could listen to this podcast without ever having played the games but come out of it feeling like you have. I love the way they tell the story while also reviewing the game. Very well done.
Love this podcast! What I was looking for in gaming coverage!
Totally worth it
It's like talking critically with friends about your favorite games.