In studio: Jody Macgregor, Lee May, Razor and Candi Payne.
We are joined live in studio by Liam and Rob from Walk Thru Walls, makers of the zombie and metal themed point and click adventure Metal Dead.
We also review Olli Olli 2: Welcome to Olliwood.
Aired 18 March 2015.
In Studio: Jody Macgregor, Lee May, Razor & Candi Payne.
Razor reviews Paranautical Activity, a roguelike that sits somewhere between Binding of Issac, Quake and Minecraft. Lee reviews the frantic and futuristic twin stick shooter Helldivers. Candi talks about indie platformer Oscura: Second Shadow. Jody reviews Druids Duel, a strategy board game with a fantasy flavour.
In Studio: Lee May, Candi Payne, Jody Macgregor and Razor.
Lee braves a world full of adventure and danger to tell us all about Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate (3DS). We also chat about Hand of Fate(PC/Mac/PS/Xbox), the card game that comes to life!
Aired 4 March 2015.
In studio: Lee May, Jody Macgregor, Candi Payne and Razor.
This week: Morgan Jaffit, creative director and co-founder at Defiant Development joins us for a chat about Hand of Fate, the crowd-funded PC game blending action combat with deck-building. Morgan candidly answers our questions about the pressures of running a Kickstarter campaign and developing a game in a genre that doesn’t really exist. Razor reviews The Order 1886, a cover based shooter set in an alternate Victorian-era London.
This week: Our “50 Shades of Grey Special” (not really). We talk about three very different new dungeon crawlers: SanctuaryRPG channels the old-school ASCII vibe while presenting new school design sensibilities; Darkest Dungeon focuses on something rarely seen in the genre – the mental health of your adventurers; Persona Q Shadow of the Labyrinth takes the heroes from the modern Persona games and throws them into a hardcore Japanese dungeon crawler. We discuss the week in gaming news headlines, including the media crucifixion of Peter Molyneux.
In studio: Jody Macgregor, Lee May, Candi Payne & Razor.
This week: Jody, Lee and Razor review Dungeons & Dragons: 5th Edition; we discuss the history of the original pen and paper RPG and detail what is new with the latest iteration. Included is a bonus audio clip from the first session. Special thanks to guest players Grace and Sky from the 4ZZZ Book Club. Lee gives some first impressions of Dying Light. We recap the week in gaming news headlines including the Sega’s company restructure.
Aired 4 February 2015.
In studio: Lee May, Jody Macgregor & Razor. This week, Lee reviews Armello – a digital board game that sits somewhere between Disney’s Robin Hood and Game of Thrones. Razor play-tests WWE Immortals, a button-mashing mobile/tablet game where the wrestlers are superheroes. Jody talks about Fairy Solitaire, magical, highly addictive card game! We discuss the week in gaming news, including the NVidia 3.5GB scandal. Aired 28 January 2015.
Zed Games is a gaming radio show heard around Australia via the Community Radio network. We broadcast news, reviews, discussion, and commentary on issues and events concerning gamers, interviews with developers and people in the industry as well as various game-related music that you won’t hear on any other program.