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The Controlled Substance Podcast: Dose 13 — Expectations For Next-Gen

Posted by on Mar 10, 2014 in Featured, Microsoft, NEWS, Original Content, Podcast, PS4, Sony, VIDEOS, Xbox One | 0 comments

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The Controlled Substance Podcast – Dose 12 (Our Most Anticipated Game of 2014)

Posted by on Jan 29, 2014 in 3DS, Featured, Microsoft, Nintendo, Original Content, PC, PlayStation 3, Podcast, PS VITA, PS4, PSP, Sony, Wii, Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One | 0 comments

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Controlled Substance Podcast: Dose 11 (Our Top 5 favorite games of last generation)

Posted by on Dec 2, 2013 in Featured, Microsoft, Nintendo, Original Content, PC, PlayStation 3, Podcast, PS VITA, PS4, PSP, Sony, VIDEOS, Wii, Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One | 0 comments

On Topic: Check out this great episode after a long absence we-are-back with great content for you.

Join the CCU crew, (Ace, SchollA) now that the next generation is officially upon Us we wanted to look back at the entire last generation and compile our ”Top 5″ favorite games list …ehem ehem well SchollA cheated with a “Top 6″ list (he just couldn’t narrow it down).

Hope you enjoy!

Also:

What’s been controlling U/Us, aka what we’re playing

Off topic:

  • Last  generation holding current generation back?
  • We know the next generation started but when will it really start?
  • Naughty Dog not upgrading their engine?

Letta 4 the Betta (A segment where we address developers  in letter form and make requests on how they could make their games…well, Better.

Ace – Dear Dice, Battlefield 4

  

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The Controlled Substance Podcast – 10th Dose — Netflix: Is it the Best game this generation?

Posted by on Oct 11, 2012 in 3DS, Featured, Microsoft, NEWS, Nintendo, PC, PlayStation 3, Podcast, PS VITA, PSP, Sony, VIDEOS, Wii, Wii U, Xbox 360 | 0 comments

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The Controlled Substance Podcast — 9th Dose

Posted by on Sep 18, 2012 in Featured, NEWS, Podcast, VIDEOS | 0 comments

TopicRealism in gaming: Part 2 — Where could and should it go?

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The Controlled Substance Podcast — 8th Dose (E3 Special)

Posted by on Jun 1, 2012 in 3DS, E3, GAME EVENTS, Microsoft, NEWS, Nintendo, PC, PlayStation 3, Podcast, PS VITA, PSP, Sony, VIDEOS, Wii, Xbox 360 | 0 comments

All Things E3

The CCU crew (Ace and SchollA) had a good one this week as we discuss all things E3, we get into:

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The Controlled Substance Podcast — 7th Dose

Posted by on Aug 31, 2011 in Featured, NEWS, Podcast, VIDEOS | 0 comments

Realism in Gaming — How do you feel about it?

Mode, Ace, and SchollA discuss realism in gaming and ask:

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The Controlled Substance 6th — Dose

Posted by on Jul 24, 2011 in Podcast | 1 comment

Survival Horror Dying, How can the Industry Revive it?

On this dose we talk survival horror and what do we feel about it’s current state and also what we feel the industry needs to  do going forward with this particular genre.

We also ask:

-What’s the good?

-What’s the bad?

-Are we scared?

-What is our biggest anxiety moment in a horror game?

Plus:

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The Controlled Substance Podcast — 5th Dose

Posted by on Jul 16, 2011 in NEWS, Podcast | 5 comments

PSN pass…..what will become?

This podcast, patterned after the article of the same name. Mode, Ace,  and  SchollA discuss  Sony introducing PSN Pass, what do we think? What is the potential aftermath of such and inclusion? Piggy-backing off of last weeks podcast where we discussed pre-order bonuses being split up into different retailers, it seems another ugly trend is in full swing.
We  also ask questions like:

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The Controlled Substance Podcast – 4th Dose

Posted by on Jul 10, 2011 in NEWS, Podcast | 0 comments

Developers…Great Businessmen? Or greater Con-men?

On this lovely Independence Day –July 4th episode Mode, Ace and SchollA tackle the issue of DLC and why developers split their pre-order bonuses up into several stores. Is it a trend gone wrong? or does it make the developers geniuses.

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The Controlled Substance Podcast — 3rd Dose

Posted by on Jul 6, 2011 in Podcast, VIDEOS | 1 comment

Single player vs Multi-player – What kind of gamer are you?

Mode, Ace, and SchollA bring you yet another podcast where we discuss and ask ourselves questions on this very topic such as:

 

-What is your favorite single player/multi-player game this generation?

-Which do you prefer?

-Why do you prefer?

-Which dominates the video game industry/what do think most gamers would pick?

Also:

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The Controlled Substance Podcast — 2nd Dose

Posted by on Jun 29, 2011 in E3, NEWS, Podcast, VIDEOS, Xbox 360 | 0 comments

E3 Blowout—All things E3

E3 baby!!! In this episode we cover E3 and talk about the press conferences and how we felt about them. Also we speak about a number of games that made it to the show floor. Games like Modern Warfare 3, Skyrim,Batman Arkham City,Uncharted 3 and much more. This podcast is long but very entertaining!

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