Hbomb & Friends

It’s a throwback show as Harold (@usfhbomb) & Adam (@moofey17) talk about Stardew Valley, Tales of Berseria, An Aspie Life, GameStop’s Circle of Life, Zelda DLC, E3 opening to the public, the end of Steam Greenlight, a meme that just won’t die, and more.

  • Rejected Titles:
    • Sorry, Alex
    • The German Invasion

Intro: Imagine Dragons- Believer

Outro: Cheapy D- GameStop Circle of Life (Lion King parody)

Direct download: hf118.mp3
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Many happy returns here. Carly (@poisonpinkfluff) returns for the first time in about a year and a half, Fred (@protoaddict) returns for the first time in 100 episode, and Jared (@kohaku233)- well, he’s almost always here. And of course Hbomb (@usfhbomb). We talk about Nintendo Switch, the relevance of PAX South, [REDACTED], Yakuza 0, Crystal Pepsi, Cards Against Humanity’s search for a CEO, half an onion vs. Donald Trump, & more. And special thanks to Fred for saving the recording.

Rejected Title: Alternate Gags

Intro: Scratch ‘n’ Snyf- S.O.M.P.

Outro: The Doubleclicks- Why Can’t Every City Be Portland

Direct download: hf117.mp3
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Mike (@assaultsuit) from GameEnthus (@gameenthus) talks MAGfest, Peter (@Shellshock929) talks about playing the Nintendo Switch, and Harold (@usfhbomb) is still playing Rock Band 4. (Are you really surprised?)

  • Rejected Titles:
    • What Decade is This?
    • Yeah, I Went There

Intro: Coldplay- Adventure of a Lifetime

Outro: Toto- Hold the Line

Direct download: hf116.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:20pm EDT

Well, the Nintendo Switch has been revealed, and it's time for Harold (@usfhbomb) & Matt (@Mattmanver2) to talk about it.

Intro: Splatoon Main Theme

Outro: Street Fighter II- Ryu’s Stage

Direct download: p64-55.mp3
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It’s Harold (@usfhbomb), a returning Adam (@moofey17), a tardy Jared (@kohaku233) and the H&F debut of Julian (@andino1152) of Moustached Gamers fame, as we talk Luigi’s Mansion, Mega Man 8, Project Diva Future Tone (blame Adam), CES, AGDQ, chicken chalupas, the Killers vs. Panda Express, our Switch predictions, & more.

  • Rejected Titles:
    • Too Much Road
    • We Love You, Tyler
    • The Steepsassins Cry Crew
    • What’s Scalebound?
    • Triple H on Twitch

Intro: Talking Heads- Once in a Lifetime

Outro: The Killers- Smile Like You Mean It

Direct download: hf115.mp3
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It’s Game of the Year time again, and it’s time for Harold (@usfhbomb), Jared (@kohaku233), & Matt (@mattmanver2) to break it down.

Intro: Fitz & the Tantrums- Handclap

Outro: Fire Emblem Fates- Lost in Thoughts All Alone

Direct download: hf114.mp3
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We wrap up our GotY Hbites with Gamemaker of the Year, Most Anticipated, and our finals of Game of the Year.

Gamemaker of the Year

  • Harmonix
  • Jackbox
  • Nintendo
  • Square Enix

Most Anticipated of 2017

  • Cosmic Star Heroine
  • Cuphead
  • Nidhogg 2
  • Sonic Mania

Game of the Year (finals)

  • Fire Emblem Fates
  • Forza Horizon 3
  • Jackbox Party Pack 3
  • Stardew Valley
Direct download: hbites010117.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:27pm EDT

It’s Harold (@usfhbomb), Jared (@kohaku233), & Matt (@mattmanver2) as we talk Rock Band 4, Stardew Valley, Final Fantasy XV, NES Classic Edition, Super Mario Run, the Assassin’s Creed movie, Cuban food, Culver’s, PSX news, & more.

  • Rejected Titles:
    • Jared Does His Duty
    • No Wal-Mart in Dunk City

Intro: George Michael- Faith

Outro: Bearstronaut- Shadow

Direct download: hf113.mp3
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More GotY goodness, as it's time for Best Port, Best Mobile, Best Handheld, and the Game of the Year Wild Card.

Best Port

  • Guild of Dungeoneering (iOS)
  • Mini Metro (iOS)
  • Pac-Man 256 (PS4/XB1/PC)
  • Super Mario Maker (3DS)
  • (Dragon Quest VII excluded- not just a simple port)


Best Mobile

  • Guild of Dungeoneering
  • Mini Metro
  • PvZ Heroes
  • Super Mario Run


Best Handheld

  • Dragon Quest VII
  • Fire Emblem Fates
  • Picross 3D Round 2
  • Pokemon Sun/Moon

Game of the Year Wild Card

  • Drawful 2
  • Fire Emblem Fates
  • Pokemon Sun/Moon
  • Stardew Valley
Direct download: hbites123016.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:05am EDT

More GOTY goodness as we have the prelims for Game of the Year.

  • Pool 1
    • Amplitude
    • Drawful 2
    • Fire Emblem Fates
    • Tharsis
  • Pool 2
    • Dragon Quest Builders
    • Forza Horizon 3
    • Stardew Valley
    • Tumblestone
  • Pool 3
    • Dragon Quest VII
    • Jackbox Party Pack 3
    • Picross 3D Round 2
    • Pokemon Sun/Moon
  • Honorable mentions: Pocket Card Jockey, Project X Zone 2, Super Mario Run
Direct download: hbites122716.mp3
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