As we near our Game of the Year talks we've got some more thoughts on games like Ghost of Tsushima, 13 Sentinels, and Assassin's Creed Valhalla. We've also got our CES news with Jeff Bakalar, more movie talk, and emails!
Let's try some Spelunky with members of the broader Giant Bomb community.
Let's have some good ol' bfast all over the world!
We like Rogue-likes but do we like Rogue? Like this video and find out!
Ben gets hit in the head with a golf ball and wakes up in bed with Suzanne Pleshette on tonight's very special Giant Bombshow Afterparty!
With Game of the Year rapidly approaching, we're doing some last-minute cramming with Final Fantasy VII Remake, Yakuza, Ori and more, plus trying out the Monster Hunter Rise demo, spitballing ideas for Bethesda's newly announced Indiana Jones game, laughing at...
We came back from our break excited to have a normal podcast talking about some games, pinball, and old movies. We get there.
New year, new Bombcast! We're back to talk Yakuza, Ghost of Tsushima Legends, Super Meat Boy Forever, the Fortnite shopping mall, the curious case of the Zelda Miis, running guns in Japan, and our annual attempt to answer the question: what is Star Citizen?
Let's toss a lit match on the last hours of 2020 and drum our way into a (hopefully) better year.
Somehow we've made it to the end of 2020, and for our last episode of the year, we talk over our to-play lists for the holiday break, take a gander at the release list as it stands for 2021, fantasy book some chess sets, and take a whole bunch of your emails a...
Congratulations, you have made it to the end of 2020. Reward yourself with the Best Of the “Best Of”s from 2020.
We're nearing the end of the year and ready to head out for a bit of a break. Join us as we talk about Rubik's Cube, Spiritfarer, and mail boxes. We've also got a bit of the news and your emails! Thanks for listening.
Our own little drummer boy knocks out a few Christmas "classics" before we disappear into the holiday break.
Are you ready to hear a man's train of thought derail four times a minute?
We're here with the last LIVE episode of the Giant Bombcast in 2020! We're here to talk about Monster Sanctuary, World of Warcraft, the continuing situation around Cyberpunk 2077, and early-access pizza!
It's time for another excavation into the world of Guitar Hero as we unearth rare songs left to decay in the ancient discs of Activision.
We're joined by Samantha Kalman as we briefly enter the world of Roblox, continue in the world of Cyberpunk, and return to the world of the mid to late 90s. What's your favorite Guns and Roses song?
The Internet's Abby Russell joins us to talk about how much chess she's been playing lately, plus the Cyberpunk release kerfuffle, all the big announcements out of the Game Awards, the proper definition of rap movies, our love of video game typefaces, and a se...
Bowser’s reign of terror comes to an end.
Brad, Jeff, and Vinny are back in the world of Destiny to loot, shoot, and collect motes!
Go to hell with Brad and Ben as they make demons explode real good.
This week's show is all about the rock. More so than usual, I mean.
Ron Funches pops in to talk about Cyberpunk 2077, staying positive during stressful times, and when seasons actually begin and end. We've also got the news of the (video game) world and your emails! Join us!
Nothing better than bricks for breakfast! Here's the seed! (-4667050276210552254)
The future is here! Or at least Cyberpunk has finally arrived and we take an extensive look at both things cyber and punk.
Vinny "Cyber" Caravella joins us for a mammoth Cyberpunk 2077 discussion, then we get into some Metal Gear dream casting, more Immortals Fenyx Rising, more WWE on mobile, Nintendo's eShop data collection, Kratos in Fortnite, Billy Mitchell's latest dastardly t...
Jeff Gerstmann and Jeff Bakalar. The minds meet and discuss their time with Cyberpunk 2077. A rare video, this.
Behold as the worlds of zombies and infrastructure collide and mesh in some unexpected new ways!
After a couple of weeks away, Alex returns to the kit to continue our musical journey through the Rock Band library.
Ben and Jan join Jeff Gerstmann as he dives into the Xbox Series X version of Ubisoft's latest Greek mythology simulator.
Building bridges with the Walking Dead, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and documentaries on Midway! PLUS, do you fold your underwear? Big questions this show, so don't miss it.
As we enter 2020's final month, we double down on the year's remaining games like Immortals Fenyx Rising, Demon's Souls, Miles Morales, and Yakuza, plus Thanksgiving steaks, the whereabouts of Sam Worthington, and the questionably imminent opening of Super Nin...
Noted gamer Abby Russell has #schwepped us away over the years at Giant Bomb. Here is a few clips from her work here.
We're murdering moblins by the millions over here!
It's Abby's last official day on The Beastcast and we celebrate by talking about Miles Morales, water heaters, and sharing our favorite jokes. It's not goodbye, it's just see you later!
Ben, Jan, and a bird friend are ready to explore!
Join us as we wish Abby well using full sentences, one word, and eventually questionable hand gestures.
We're settling into the new post-console-launch normal with more time on the PS5 and XSX and their games, the closing chapters of Yakuza: Like a Dragon, the million-moblin action of Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity, Kingdom Hearts except a rhythm game, Street ...
Elsa and Abby are in love and this is canon.
Jan and Ben jam out to some tunes and find out not even a Kingdom Hearts rhythm game can be "Simple and Clean"!
Soul of the load times, key to life's ether. Soul of the lighting, withdrawn from its vessel.
Ride along with Jeff and Abby as things start heating up in this cold war.
There's Crash, Fuser, Astro's Playroom, The Sims, Miles Morales, Black Ops, and more! So many games to get to, not a whole ton of news, and of course, your emails!
It IS about time! We jump back into the packed world of Crash to see what we've been missing.
How has there been 200 episodes of this thing and not one of them included Bugdom before?
The consoles are out, the loading times are short, the games are plenty, and we dive right in with Yakuza: Like a Dragon, Demon's Souls, COD: Black Ops Cold War, more of our thoughts on using the PS5 and Series X and a variety of next-gen upgrades, a bunch of ...
New state dropped, so let's explore the high roads and wide loads of Colorado while experiencing the finest Russian bops internet radio can provide.
DJ Janman and Sir Vin-a-Lot embark on a virtual musical journey in Fuser!
THE NEXT GENERATION IS HERE, so we put Rock Band through its paces and see what random musical nightmares this big honking new Xbox can conjure.
Bugsnax! Assassin's Creed Valhalla! Crash Bandicoot 4! These are all video games and we're here to talk about them. Also, new consoles are arriving in the hands of the public! What a season!
The games and the gang are all here. Let's travel into the future together!
Let's check out that new Xbox and all those new and upgraded games now that everything is on shelves.
What happens if you completely change the combat of a series but keep in the grown men roleplaying as babies? The answer may shock you!
The next generation is (mostly) here, so we finally dig deep into what is and isn't ready to go on the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X, plus hands-on with Bugsnax and Fuser, thoughts on the future of Mass Effect, a bunch of your next-gen questions answered, an...
Sometimes, to make a heist omelet you've got to crash heavy machinery through your ceiling.
The first part of this video is very early game to avoid spoilers but towards the end we skip to a late game save to show off a bit more. Bunger.
THE GIANT BOMB GYM IS BACK OPEN FOR CHARITY!
We have assembled a massive crew to travel through space and accuse each other of lying and murder, all for charity! Thanks to our guests: Austin Walker, Tamoor Hussain, Lucy James, and Mary Kish!
We reconvened the great Bugdom Counsel to attempt a world record and then attempted to find ourselves in the world
I'M NOT THE IMPOSTER.... or am I? ;)
Let's hunt some ghosts!
Remember to bring your flashlight as we catch ghosts to raise money for the kids!
Abby and I start a fresh game of Little Hope and see it to the end! Who will survive?!
Watch Abby's full playthrough of Little Hope with Vinny and our best pal Angela!
This robot can run on walls, but can he run his way into our hearts?
If you loved the recent Assassin's Creed games but thought it needed more Vikings and bigger wolves then you're in for a treat.
What's on the menu for this video? Lots of PlayStation 5 menus.
The webs might not be stickier in this PlayStation 5 version, but the load times sure are faster.
Jeff and Brad take control of Virgil and shoot some ghost knives at gross bugs.
The first order of business on the new PlayStation 5 is to take a trip down memory card lane with Astro.
Brad and Jeff take some old favorites out for a spin on some new hardware.
This week will clearly never end, so let's decorate a little of that time we're spending waiting around with some jams.
We're back to talk about Yakuza, Dirt 5, Teardown, and more journeys into VR and cannabis. Two separate journeys. Journey with us and listen.
The future of video games is here! And some of the past. But mostly the future!
Alex returns to the road to check out Codemasters' latest entry in their ongoing racing series.
Join as we take part in that timeless battle between your favorite childhood properties and their licensed games.
This week: our first thoughts on the Xbox Series X and S, the magical destruction of Teardown, the breakneck cyber-parkour of Ghostrunner, more time with Watch Dogs: Legion, looking back on the big overnight game launches of yore, Sony throws cold water on PSV...
Wait a minute, three-player cooperative Tetris? Is that even legal?
Only those who count themselves as explorers in the further regions of aural experience should dare experience tonight's playlist, a skin-peelingly bad collection of music that will make you wish you'd never clicked on this cursed video. Enjoy!
Was our mysterious and unknown past the monster all along? Probably not. The monster is most definitely the thing waiting to eat us.
I am going to find this dog if it's the last thing I do.
So much to get through. Amnesia: Rebirth, Transformers: Battlegrounds, Dark Pictures: Little Hope and even a bit about that PS5 and its controller! We've also got news, emails, and more!
This cyber-dystopia is a real bummer. Let's fix it!
We're back to make all the correct choices and decide the canonical fate of this cast of characters!
Knives at the ready, Jeff and Brad are on the hunt for new consoles. Let's open up some boxes.
Alex and Jeff take their annual trip onto the ice!
The PlayStation 5 is here, and we're also here to talk about the DualSense controller and Cooling Springs in Astro's Playroom, along with Watch Dogs Legion, Immortals Fenyx Rising, our wishlist for next-gen Geometry Wars, the Uncharted movie cast, and the many...
Sleek design, glossy fins, and a dangly base. All here inside this one gigantic box.
Join Brad and Jeff as they say hello to a new generation by punching some rubber ducks.
You might’ve heard “Digital Witness” before, but now you can witness (digitally) St. Vincent play some Fortnite!
We gather a party to jump into the latest installment "Ok, who is going to roast their friends first?!"
Brace yourself for an unexpected trip down memory lane...
Last week we played the jams that never made it out of Guitar Hero: Van Halen and Smash Hits. This week, we play the ones that broke free.
Just like every Cobra plot there's a lot of promise at the beginning but things begin to unravel as time goes on.
It's a nostalgia trip starting with some G.I. Joe talk and heading through childhood cartoon favorites. Of course, there will be some hockey talk along the way, some news, and those emails!
Grab a pomegranate and sit down with Jason and Abby as they chat about gods, monsters, and sea foam.
Whether it is by destroying a town center or slaughtering rhinos for their treasure our empire will not fail!
With new consoles drawing nigh, we spend way too much time talking about the Series X launch lineup and the PS5's new hint system, plus Mario Kart Live, Phasmophobia, the end of Hades, the (different kind of) end of StarCraft II, and the eventual fate of the a...