Archive for April, 2009

Marvel vs Capcom 2 Desktop Background

Posted in Blog Post on April 27, 2009 by Mike Minotti

A lot of you seemed to enjoy my Ric Flair – Commander Hill background I made some time ago, so I thought I would share this background I just made from some promo art released along with the announcement of Marvel vs Capcom 2. Hope you enjoy it!




Show #81 – Get a Lode of This

Posted in Podcast on April 24, 2009 by A.J.

Rediscover the classics here on the Exploding Barrel Podcast. This week, we’re joined by David “Swordguy” Winn. Unsurprisingly, he talks about some Shin Megami Tensei titles. Ajguy discovers an old classic in the recent XBLA release of Lode Runner. Mike is out to avenge the honor of his father in GTA: Chinatown Wars. We also hit up 1996, look at some upcoming DLC, and get ready to be taken for a ride!

The Exploding Barrel Podcast Show #81

Show #80 – Breaking News

Posted in Podcast on April 17, 2009 by A.J.

Even after we record the news, we never stop reporting! The NPD numbers hit as we were recording, so we’ve got ’em for you. Mike picks up a duo of DS games, returning favorite George “Regulus” Kokoris returns to share some tales of EVE Online, and Ajguy was playing some more WoW. We also check out all sorts of exciting new trailers, including some live video feeds of the Final Fantasy XIII demo.

The Exploding Barel Podcast Show #80

Show #79 – Co-op Body

Posted in Podcast on April 10, 2009 by Mike Minotti

Mark “Beige” Whiting joins us once again to tell tales of his Co-op experiences with Mike in Resident Evil 5. Ajguy checks out one of the top games from the Independent Games Festival, Tag. We also have a strangely long conversation about Assasin’s Creed 2, discuss Konami’s Six Days in Fellujah, and face some hard choices as we go through games of 1994.

The Exploding Barrel Podcast Show #79

Show #78 – Shattered Sea of Dreams

Posted in Podcast on April 4, 2009 by A.J.

George “Regulus” Kokoris returns with his experience at last week’s GDC. Hilarity ensures. We talk some iPhone games, Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time, and some co-op impressions of Resident Evil 5. Also, thrill as Mike and George add subtitles to all the Final Fantasy games.

The Exploding Barrel Podcast Show #78