Midlife Gamer Podcast
A mature and blatantly honest Podcast that's akin to going round your mates house and talking about the gaming world, but without the dancing girls and all that messy business with biscuits and beverages. Hosts Matt and Daren bring you an adult perspective, personal views and opinions of the gaming world. Regular features include, but not limited to, the weekly round-up of news, new releases, games played and even a quiz to test your knowlegde, all peppered with their unique brand of humour. So whether its PCs, consoles or those little things you put in your pocket.. get some of this in your ears and feel the love. No matter how old you are, it's okay to be a gamer... because thumbs last longer than hips!
Matt & Daren seize a rare opportunity to record together in the same room to bring you a little extra for your ears during the Holiday period. Matt gets his hands on Daren's shiny gear, including next gen consoles Xbox One & PlayStation 4. The games they played together were Rogue Legacy, Forza Motorsport 5, RESOGUN and of course some knobbing about in Playroom.

Merry Christmas everyone! The Midlife Gamer Podcast will return in 2014.
Direct download: Midlife_Gamer_Podcast_-_Christmas_Bonus_2013.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:08am EDT

Dark Souls, Forza Motorsport 5, Twitching with Playroom, Peggle 2, Some Zelda game Legend of Zela: A Link to the Past and Rogue Legacy.

News - VGX 2013, with new announcement trailers for No Man's Sky, Tails From the Borderlands and Game of Thrones.  The latest Nintendo Direct brings us a new Zelda game "Hyrule Warriors", more characters coming to Super Smash Brothers, Wii Sports Club get golf, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze gets a release date, a new level for Mario Kart 8, Dr Luigi is out in January and NES Remix comes to the eShop.

A new free to play Star Wars: Attack Squadrons coming next year for the PC, Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition dated for the latest consoles, Assassin's Creed 4 DLC out now, Minecraft now available on the PS3, Need for Speed Rivals gets the new Ford Mustang for free, Dead Rising 3 upcoming DLC detailed, the next Games with Gold titles listed, Forza 5 drops in game car prices, the original Tomb Raider coming iOS devices, Apple list their top selling titles for 2013, updates on the Playstation Plus Instant Game Collection and YouTube uploaders hit by content claims

Direct download: Episode_208_-_Tough_Love.mp3
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Ni no Kuni, World of Tanks, an in depth discussion around Daren's early experience with the PlayStation 4 hardware with Killzone Shadowfall, Assassin's Creed IV, Resogun and Contrast.

Direct download: Episode_207_-_First_Impressions__PlayStation_4.mp3
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All sorts of new shiny including the Xbox One, GTA V, Forza Motorsport 5 and The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

News - PlayStation 4 strong sales numbers along with reported hardware issues and Twitch banning users due to sexy video time. Xbox One TV playback, no Twitch broadcasting at launch and disc drive issues. Nintendo offering free copies of Super Mario 3D land, GTA Online Beach Bum DLC now available, Assassin's Creed 4 on the PS4 gets an update with more P's, Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD delayed, PlayStation Plus updates, Lego takes on the Hobbit franchise, Fallout 4 and Bully registered

Direct download: 206_-_First_Impressions__Xbox_One.mp3
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Sir, You Are Being Hunted, Final Fantasy 7, Device 6, Deer Hunter 2014, Bejewled and the new jam - Anime.

News - PlayStation 4 and its day one patch, pixel counters analyse Call of Duty: Ghosts and Battlefield 4, Batman: Arkham Origins causing users some headaches, South Park The Stick of Truth delayed, The Walking Dead season 2 is confirmed and coming later this year, Halo Spartan Assault coming to consoles, Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z coming out this year, Soul Caliber 2 HD online dated, Games with Gold releases updated, Charlie Brooker producing a new games TV show, Blizzard re-release their classic Blackthorne for free and Deadly Premonition experiences issues (and fix) on PC.

Direct download: Episode_205_-_Meat_Spin_Episode_205_-_Meat_Spin.mp3
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Diablo 3, Thomas was Alone, The Stanley Parable, more World of Tanks and a new addiction.

News - Delays for Watch Dogs, The Crew and Driveclub, GAME locking you in for next gen hands on time, some choice PS3 games being remastered for PS4, Microsoft extend their Games with Gold program, Titanfall release dated and GTA Online players get a cash injection.

Direct download: Episode_204_-_Noob_Tuber.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:12am EDT

Tales of Eurogamer , GTA V, GTA Online, World of Tanks and Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft.

News - Steam Machine announced along with Steam Controller with beta details, Watch Dogs requires a 64bit version of Windows, Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition coming to further platforms, Microsoft secures timed exclusivity for Battlefield 4 DLC, all previous Assassin's Creed games coming out as a single Heritage edition, PS4 controllers to work at launch with PC's and Star Wars: Tiny Death Star coming soon.

Direct download: Episode_203_-_Big_Spoon.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:14am EDT

Grand Theft Auto V, Card Hunter and Ribbon Hero 2.

News - Valve reveal their new Operating System and detail the Steam Family Sharing program.  GTAV breaks all sales records, Sony announce their PS3 to PS4 game upgrade plan, PS4 to support HDMI gameplay capture, Wii Sports HD coming to Wii U, Phoenix Wright: Dual Destinies coming to 3DS, Blizzard are to cull the Diablo 3 auction house and Wii Karaoke U comes to Europe.

Direct download: Episode_202_-_Double_Dipping.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:45am EDT

World of Tanks, the completion of Saints Row 4 and One Finger Death Punch

News - PS Vita TV is a thing, Sony releasing a PS Vita 2000 in Japan, Nintendo announce the 2DS, Xbox One gets a release date, Microsoft updates their Xbox Live rewards program, Dark Souls 2 beta coming to PS3, Sony looking to give us a VR headset, PS Vita version of Rayman Legends missing content, Deadly Premonition Directors Cut heading to Steam and Apple announce their new iPhones.

Direct download: 201_-_Lego_Haircut.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:48am EDT

Join us as we celebrate the milestone 200th numbered episode. We're joined by Community Manager Adam Edwards (Adamski_UK). We look back across the last 5 years and into the future, while we spread/feel the love the only way Midlife Gamers can. Some things change, some stay the same. But we won't spoil anything here, just kick back, relax, and enjoy the show. We've been playing Plants vs. Zombies 2, Saints Row 4, Second Life, Borderlands 2, Bioshock Infinite, Starborn Wanderers, Picross, World of Tanks

Direct download: 200.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:33pm EDT

Assassin’s Creed 3, Zombies, Run!, Spartacus, World of Tanks, Leisure Suit Larry Reloaded and Starborn Wanderers.

News - Next Gen Tomb Raider confirmed, Ace Combat Infinity revealed as free to play exclusively on PS3, Xbox One peripherals confirmed, Xbox Enforcement United enrols Xbox Live community members, this month’s free Xbox Games With Gold, Eve Online sees its biggest battle yet, Sony limit UK PS4 pre orders, Take Two have big plans for Red Dead franchise, Bioshock Infinite DLC detailed and Naughty Dog confirm the EU version of The Last of Us is censored.

Direct download: Episode_199_-_Hot_Lunch.mp3
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We’ve been playing FTL, Zombies Run and World of Tanks.

News - Microsoft giving a 12m Xbox LIVE subscription away with Office 365, Pikmin 3 digital purchase kick back, PS3 version of Everybody’s Golf is coming and cross platform, State of Decay sees great success paves way for a PC version later this year, Forza 5 requires a day one title download for full content, new Soul Calibur HD, Strider, Street Fighter 4 and Ace Combat games announced, Angry Birds Star Wars 2 is coming and will use scannable toys, PS Plus offerings for August, Train Simulator 2014 gets a release date and Sony shut down MAG and SOCOM servers.

Direct download: 198_-_Hodor.mp3
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Assassin’s Creed 3, FTL, The Last of Us, Wake-Up Club, Motorstorm RC, Sine Mora, Gravity Rush and World of Tanks.

News – GTA V requiring mandatory install, LOVEFiLM to stop game rentals, Microsoft exec Don Mattrick leaves for Zynga, Ubisoft lose customer data via a recent hack, Microsoft allowing additional developer updates for their XBLA titles, the next Xbox Live ‘Games With Gold’ game, Karaoke app coming to Wii U and a survey details the "average British gamer"

Direct download: 197_-_For_Ryan.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:55am EDT

Highlights from Rezzed 2013 including hands-on with Oculus Rift, Surgeon Simulator 2013, The Chaos Engine, Montague's Mount, Worms: Clan Wars and Luftrausers.

FTL, Guardians of Middle Earth, Remember Me, The Last of Us and PlayStation Vita love with Everybody's Golf.

News - Microsoft revise their Xbox One DRM stance, first suggestion of the PS4 release date, the latest PlayStation 3 firmware update pulled, the rumoured future of State of Decay, FEZ 2 not coming to any Microsoft platforms, Hotline Miami 2 due out this week and the next Gears of War: Judgement map pack.

Direct download: 196_-_The_Swingers.mp3
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All things from this years E3

Direct download: E3_2013_Special.mp3
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Gears of War: Judgement, CSR Racing, the completion of Sleeping Dogs, Defiance, Scrabble, Running With Friends and Uno & Friends.

News - Metal Gear Solid 5 voice actor announced, Fable Anniversary getting the HD treatment, no less than a god cracks the final cube of Curiosity with GodUs, Saints Row 4's collectors edition detailed, Harmonix reveal Fantasia: Music Evolved, Plants vs. Zombies 2: Its About Time announced, Beyond: Two Souls gets a UK release date, Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic comes to iPad, a new Halo game and Rock Band songs start to drop off the marketplace.

Direct download: Episode_195_-_Ten_Grand_Deeper.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:43am EDT

The Walking Dead, Gears of War: Judgement, Hill Climb Racer, The Starship Damrey, Super Metroid and Scrabble HD.

News - The Xbox One reveal is dissected and discussed at length with reactions from your hosts and the community.

Direct download: 194_-_Xbox_One.mp3
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Gears of War: Judgement, The Walking Dead, Papers Please, Defiance and Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse.

News - GTA V trailers, this year's Call of Duty given a title and release date, EA to exclusively rattle out Star Wars games, Resident Evil: Revelations demo dated, World of Warcraft drops subscribers, Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate coming soon, Gran Turismo has a 15 year anniversary party, Wolfenstein: The New Order announced and ShopTo decide not to sell the next Call of Duty.

Direct download: 193_-_A_Stench_of_Geeks.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:48pm EDT

Halo 4, Full House Poker, the completion of Bioshock Infinite, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate, Rayman Legends Challenge mode and Defiance.

News - Microsoft due to announce the next Xbox, Skyrim gets a Legendary Edition, Rayman Legends release date confirmed, Nintendo announce many things in their latest Direct presentation including Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past 2.

Direct download: 192_-_Guyliner.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:07pm EDT

DOTA 2, Halo 4, Forza Horizon, Injustice: Gods Among Us, the completion of Tomb Raider, Bioshock Infinite, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate and Lego City Undercover.


News - LucasArts no longer as we know and love them, Nintendo apologies for Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate shortages, Eidos are reviving Thief, EA announce Battlefield 4, every chance of seeing DayZ on consoles, Ouya being shipped and retail taking pre orders, further talk of an Apple iOS gamepad and good news as HMV is saved.

Direct download: Episode_191_-_Stroke_Em_Up.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:16pm EDT

The completion of Tomb Raider and Far Cry 3. Also  DOTA:2, Kinect, The Year Walk, Ridiculous Fishing, Skylanders games on mobile devices, Punch Out and Slender: The Arrival

News - EA compensate Sim City users, Steam launch an Early Access service, Blizzard announce F2P digital card game, Final Fantasy X and X-2 getting a HD remake, Fire Emblem Awakening gets an eShop demo, release date for Lego City Undercover: The Chase Begins on 3DS, Fez making its way to Steam, PlayStation Plus April details, Deadly Premonition gets a Director's Cut, Disney Infinity pushed back to August, Nintendo explain Pokemon Rumble U and GTA V Beta scams.

Direct download: Episode_190_-_Smell_The_Glove.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:52pm EDT

Matt goes balls deep into Tomb Raider and Daren does the same with a parents guide to Skylanders,

Sim City runs into launch issues, Assassins Creed IV: Black Flag revealed, Lord British launches a Kickstarter campaign for Ultima, Tomb Raider gets exclusive DLC, Lost Planet 3, Company of Heroes 2 and The Walking Dead Season 2 release dates

Direct download: Episode_189_-_Portal_Master.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:33pm EDT

Farcry 3, Sleeping Dogs, Tank! Tank! Tank!, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Demo, F-Zero, The Silent Age and Rayman Jungle Run.

News - Playstation 4 is a thing & we discuss the event in detail, all signs point to a pre E3 console announcement from Microsoft , Nintendo Direct reveals more upcoming titles and Hardware bundles for Wii U and 3DS, Devil May Cry gets new DLC, Ubisoft respond to the Rayman delay outcry and the end of an era for Harmonix.

Direct download: Episode_188_-_Splosh.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:31pm EDT

Kingdom Rush, DMC, Farcry 3, Hotline Miami, Flotilla, Beat the Beat: Rhythm Paradise, The Room, Picross E2 and Rayman Origins.

News - Rayman Legends delayed and no longer a Wii U exclusive, Borderlands 2 expansion confirmed and detailed, DLC announced for Dead Space 3 and Activision push out more Skylanders.

Direct download: MLG_187_-_Horses_Arse.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:22pm EDT

The completion of DmC: Devil May Cry, Mutant Mudds, The Cave, Little Inferno and Frog Fractions.

News - See the future this month with a major Playstation reveal, GTA V delayed, Nintendo Direct is detailed including new Mario games, Yoshi game and a Zelda title revisited in HD. The latest Playstation Plus offerings and troubled times at HMV.

Direct download: MLG_186_-_Scratch_and_Sniff.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:08pm EDT

New hardware shiny with the Wii U, Super Mario Galaxy 2, Zombie U, Nintendo Land, Lego Lord of the Rings, Borderlands 2, DmC: Devil May Cry and Hay Day.

News - Future tech from CES including a Steam type box and NVIDIA Project Shield, Microsoft counting down to this year's E3, THQ auction off their IPs, Play.com reverting to a market place service, Lego Marvel Superheroes in development, Elite: Dangerous reaches its Kickstarter goal, Alien Breed getting a remake, Serious Sam DD XXL gets a release date and Twitter offers clues to the next Fallout.

Direct download: Episode_185_-_Super_Hard-On.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:42pm EDT