Latest Podcast: Episode 133 – Top Marks
E3 2018 – Microsoft Press Conference

Well my oh my. Microsoft certainly brought their A-game today with their press conference. On the back of some pretty weak exclusives recently, we had been asking what Microsoft have coming up to keep them competitive and I think we can safely say they delivered. Read more…

Moonlighter (PS4)
A great little indie title which manages to mix a RPG and a store management sim into one charming little game. With rogue-lite style dungeon crawling by night and surprisingly engrossing shop-keeping during the day this game is definitely worth a look.
Detroit: Become Human (PS4)
Another visually stunning Quantic Dream game with all the usual stuff that comes with that. Slightly finicky controls hold this game back a little, but a really well crafted story and world with meaningful game-defining decisions and superb voice acting make it a must play game.
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E3 2018 – EA Press Conference

E3 is back once again and of course the press conferences are all going to be chock full of new games and information. To make it easier for you to digest it all we’ve decided to write up a summary of each as they come and so here is the first of them: EA. Read more…

Episode 127 – E3 Prediction Time!
Duration: 00:44:37 • Size: 20.43 MB

It’s almost E3 so the guys take some time on this episode to share some rumours and predictions about what we might see at this years Expo. Matt also talks a little bit more about the indie game Moonlighter which he backed on Kickstarter, as well as the closed beta for The Crew 2 which was on over this past weekend. Read more…

Episode 126 – Detroit Robot City
Duration: 00:41:53 • Size: 19.18 MB

Another episode so soon? Yes dear listeners, because the new PS4 exclusive from Quantic Dream “Detroit: Become Human” released on Friday and didn’t want to make you wait to hear what we thought of it. We also discussed a little bit about the co-op game A Way Out and a new indie game called Moonlighter which Matt backed on Kickstarter. As always please sit back, relax, and enjoy the show! Read more…

Episode 125 – Hollow
Duration: 00:54:39 • Size: 25.03 MB

On this episode of the DBG podcast the guys discuss the open Beta of OnRush, revisit an old segment to share some of the latest news, and Lucas shares his thoughts on the next Xbox One exclusive State Of Decay 2. We hope you enjoy the show! Read more…

Episode 124 – Epic
Duration: 01:33:54 • Size: 42.99 MB

Lucas & Matt were joined once again by Karl (aka The Lyrical) from the Game Train Podcast for this episode to discuss the new Detroit: Become Human demo and of course the new massive exclusive for PlayStation – God Of War. This episode is a little long since the guys got a bit carried away about how much they enjoyed God Of War so grab a nice warm drink, make sure you are comfortable, relax, and enjoy the show.

Feel free to let us know if you have any thoughts about either Detroit Become Human or God Of War via email or in the comments below. Read more…

Episode 123 – Drug-Fueled Spirit Journey
Duration: 01:06:00 • Size: 45.33 MB

Matt and Lucas return for another podcast episode, although this one starts out a little more like Drop Bear Movies rather than Drop Bear Gaming. The guys discuss some recent video game related movies then move on to review of the co-op game A Way Out and a huge review of Far Cry 5. We hope you enjoy the show 🙂 Read more…

Episode 122 – Ding Dong Delicious
Duration: 00:55:03 • Size: 37.81 MB

We are back with another episode of the DBG Podcast and although Matt didn’t set up the recording equipment correctly it’s still a good show! Matt drops his review for the new JRPG Ni No Kuni 2, Lucas shares his thoughts on Immortal Redneck, and much more. Please enjoy the show, despite the poor audio quality which we give 2 drop bears out of 5. Read more…

Episode 121 – Not A Prime Number
Duration: 01:00:08 • Size: 41.3 MB

Another episode of the Drop Bear Gaming podcast is here! Yay! I’m sorry to say this episode is NOT a prime number, however it does have some PRIME games mentioned on it. Lucas has of course been continuing his career as a professional baller on NBA2K18, while Matt continued his regular job of playing as many games as possible. On this episode Matt shared his thoughts about the new 80s-themed action adventure game Crossing Souls (including a song from the soundtrack with thanks to the creator of the games soundtrack TimeCop1983), Wulverblade, EA Sports UFC 3, and the new Civilization VI DLC Rise & Fall. The guys also discuss the announced changes to the PS Plus subscription, the dismal life of the Vita compared to the exciting life of the Switch on the back of the birthdays of both systems, and much much more! We hope you enjoy the show 🙂 Read more…

Episode 120 – Happy New Feb!
Duration: 00:33:58 • Size: 23.34 MB

The guys are back after a nice long Christmas (and the entirety of January) break and they have played some games!! They are also excited about new games in 2018 and so they decided to discuss some of them on this short episode. Enjoy the show! Read more…

 
Moonlighter (PS4)
A great little indie title which manages to mix a RPG and a store management sim into one charming little game. With rogue-lite style dungeon crawling by night and surprisingly engrossing shop-keeping during the day this game is definitely worth a look.
Detroit: Become Human (PS4)
Another visually stunning Quantic Dream game with all the usual stuff that comes with that. Slightly finicky controls hold this game back a little, but a really well crafted story and world with meaningful game-defining decisions and superb voice acting make it a must play game.
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Lucas
The Podfather/Convo Controller
Super salesman by day, Batdad and Gamersutra by night. As a self-confessed technology pacifist, he prefers to sit on the console-war fence and play games on his PC.
Matt
PlayStation Fanboy/Motormouth
Electrician by trade and yet also highly skilled at finding time to game around work and family commitments. A PlayStation fanboy with a platinum count and obvious podcast bias to prove it. Thinks DC is clearly superior to Marvel. Has been known to rant.
ABOUT DBG

Started in January 2011 by brothers Lucas and Matt, Drop Bear Gaming has been operating for over 7 years offering a fresh and relaxed perspective on the video game industry. The website is a passion project more than anything and it is our distinct pleasure to continue bringing entertainment to our listeners and viewers.

The guys release a podcast episode every two to three weeks and over the years they have welcomed guests from developers, publishers, and other gaming outlets onto the show.

Disclaimer: From time to time Drop Bear Gaming receives copies of games for review in either physical or digital format from publishers or their associated PR companies. All reviews are based on the merits of each game on their own. Whether or not we were supplied the copy is not taken into account when compiling our reviews.

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