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Gaming with the Moms Episode 75: I Hate You and All Your Pretty Horses

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BlizzCon took place last weekend and there was a ton of news about Blizzard games, including Overwatch, Hearthstone, Diablo 3 and World of Warcraft. We talk about all of it! EA has released a brand new trailer for Mass Effect Andromeda and it has us salivating. And they’ve got some cool related features up on the game’s official website. If you’re tired of waiting for Pokemon Sun and Moon, you can just take a look online because lots and lots of details have been leaked. Also we talk about some upcoming Black Friday deals and Stephen starts us off with his experience playing Star Stable for Extra Life.
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The Best Skylanders: Imaginators Figures from the Launch Wave

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With a sixth game in as many years, the Skylanders crew has had to create an astonishing amount of new toy figures. While each Skylanders game has its own unique gimmicks, playing with new and old figures is still the main draw of each entry.

Skylanders: Imaginators features one of the most enjoyable new twists in being able to create your own customizable Skylander. Yet the new Sensei and Villain figures shouldn’t be ignored; they are some of the best figures we’ve seen yet. Read More

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Tech-Less Mom: Singing a Song of the Deep

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When I discovered Song of the Deep while searching for a game to review, I got very, very excited. It’s the story of a young girl whose father, a fisherman, goes missing at sea. The girl then builds a submarine (as you would) and goes searching for him in the depths of the ocean.

A young girl creating her own adventure and braving the unknown to rescue her dad? Count. Me. In. Read More

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Gaming with the Moms Episode 74: Emo Owls with Hoodies

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We were off last week, which means there’s a lot to talk about. Nintendo announced the Nintendo Switch! What do we think about it? Well, we already know what Stephen thinks about it. But what does Nicole think? The voice actor strike is still going and the actors have been picketing southern California studios. Are their demands reasonable? And what are the implications for the larger development community if they are? There’s a big new update for Animal Crossing New Leaf. Valve is saying “no-no” to developers who doctor their screenshots. ThatGameCompany has given some teasers for their new game that tell us next to nothing. And GameStop hasn’t been selling as many games as they would like.
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Gaming with the Moms Episode 73: Two Years Late and Destined to Be a Failure

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Red Dead Redemption 2 has been confirmed and we talk about the technicalities of whether or not it’s the second game or third game in the series. The new Plants vs. Zombies card game is out. Will it be able to steal some audience from Hearthstone? And speaking of Hearthstone, Blizzard has announced a new Heroic Tavern Brawl. We’ll give you the details. Voice actors are getting ready to strike because they can’t reach an acceptable deal with game publisher. Plus the head of World of Warcraft is working on another project. What could it be? There’s something about Smite that’s hilarious, and finally there’s going to be a tv show based on Candy Crush. We’ll tell you what’s up with that?
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