Geekundspiel

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Geekundspiel Episode 5: Kickstarter Madness, Oculus Rift, & Nintendo vs the World

Geekundspiel Episode 5: Kickstarter Madness, Oculus Rift, & Nintendo vs the World

Don't forget to DONATE to our upcoming Extra Life Game Day! We'll be raising money for Texas Children's Hospital in Houston (and others as well!)! Details can be found here: goo.gl/J5wWgd

In this episode, Emily spies some Kickstarter board games, Jacob goes for the booty at the Ixalan pre-release, and Shawn is preparing his haptic OASIS rig for the VR revolution. Plus, which system would you recommend for someone looking to get a home console, and why is it the PS4? Plus, a rant on Nintendo's inability to give its fans what they want.

  • Donate to Extra Life! - 0:00:23
  • Kickstarter Discussion - 0:03:50
    • The Island of El Dorado - 0:04:05
    • Spy Club - 0:10:58
      • Tangent on Legacy games - 00:12:17
    • Munchkin Holiday Grab Box - 0:18:57
    • Kickstarter - Importance & Risks - 00:20:10
      • The Networks: Executives - 00:21:00
  • Magic: The Gathering Ixalan Pre-release - 00:25:57
  • Virtual Reality Systems - 00:33:24
    • Experiences between Oculus and Playstation VR, Lone Echo, and Echo Arena
  • PS4 vs Switch & Nintendo Tirade - 0:43:42
    • Which system would you recommend and why?

Special thanks to Cardboard Castle Games in Augusta, GA, for running a successful Magic: The Gathering Ixalan prerelease!

Music:
"Welcome!" by RoccoW
From the Free Music Archive
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