No Man's Sky (Journey Log 3)

Today on the 5: The final episode this week on my experiences playing No Man's Sky. This episode I get into what players should expect to get out of this game.

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No Man's Sky (Journey Log 2)

Today on the 5: The second of three 5s on my experiences playing No Man's Sky. This episode I talk about some of the truths and misconceptions surrounding the game.

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No Man's Sky (Journey Log 1)

Today on the 5: The first of three 5s on my experiences playing No Man's Sky. This episode I talk about the difficulty of reviewing this game.

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Pushing The Fat Man

Today on the 5: I was reading some philosophical thought experiments on Gizmodo and 'The Trolley Problem' caught my interest.

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Milla Bias

This week I pimp out Lando's book and our Patreon, we discuss Suicide Squad, Electric Superman, we muse over the latest Deadpool 2 casting rumors, I watch the final Resident Evil trailer, we talk about the Rogue One trailer, and the biology of General Grievous. Music for the show provided by Reed Love.

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Losing A Sharp Show

Today on the 5: Today is the final episode of The Nightly Show, helmed by Larry Wilmore. It's the loss of a sharply done show in a sea of mediocrity.

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Digital Cthulhu

Today on the 5: An Ars Technica article on digital hacking competitions got me thinking that a Skynet future may not be the worst outcome of true AI.

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Aqualogan

Today on the 5: James Wan recently drew a comparison between Wolverine and Aquaman. It's a very tenuous connection.

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Tempest In A Teapot

Today on the 5: Have you heard! Apple is ditching the headphone jack from the iPhone! Panic! Panic!

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Down Syndrome Tigers

This week we're mentioning our Patreon page, I remind people that Lando has written a book called Artificial Fear, Lando tells tales of Predator helmets, we discuss Overwatch play styles and the magnificent Stefania Ferrario, I welcome Lando to the wonderful world of professional arm wrestling, and the Sirin. Music for the show provided by Reed Love.

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Today on the 5: I'm a few hours into No Man's Sky, so I figured I'd give my impressions of this divisive new release.

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Public Betas

Today on the 5: I recently ran into 2 people running the iOS 10 public beta on their phones. I found this remarkable.

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Stranger Things

Today on the 5: Many people recommended I watch the new Netflix series Stranger Things. It really is a fantastic show.

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The Rocketeers

Today on the 5: There appears to be a sequel coming for The Rocketeer called The Rocketeers. I think this could be really good.

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Waves Of Cyberpunk

This week I review the Ghost In The Shell FPS First Assault Online, Lando talks about playing Overwatch, I talk about playing the board game Eldritch Horror, and the necessity of marketing. Music for the show provided by Reed Love.

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Fallout Updates

Today on the 5: Fallout 4 and Fallout Shelter have both gotten some updates recently. Which game benefitted most?

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No Man's Hype

Today on the 5: Some early impressions of No Man's Sky have fans upset. This game is a great example of the razor thin margin of manageable hype.

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The 'Real' America

Today on the 5: Listening to a recent No Agenda episode, the hosts criticized Jon Stewart saying there is no 'real' America. I think he is absolutely right.

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Ozone Late Night: Jim Sterling

Tonight I'm talking to game journalist Jim Sterling, creator of The Jimquisition. We discuss how Jim got into gaming journalism, the roots of The Jimquisition, Patreon, and the highs and lows of opinions on the internet. Music for the show provided by OGRE.

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A Priest Of Terror

This week we're talking about our new Patreon page, Lando has his first book on Amazon. In Comic-Con news, we chat about The Killing Joke fiasco, and we review the trailers for Justice League and Wonder Woman. We move into Marvel for the Captain Marvel casting, we gawk at the Hulk gladiator armor, and we discuss the new Doctor Strange trailer. Finally, we go over the new Star Trek TV series trailer. Music for the show provided by Reed Love.

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Health Brokers

Today on the 5: After reading Tyler Kokjohn's excellent piece on zombie genes, I started picturing a future where we map out our health like we do our finances. 

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Godzilla Resurgence

Today on the 5: The second trailer for Godzilla Resurgence is out, and so far I'm interested in seeing this new take on the monster.

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Artificial Fear Review

Today on the 5: Now that Lando's book Artificial Fear is available, here is my review of it!

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Patreon Is A Go!

Today on the 5: After hearing from listeners and other friends of the show, we've launched our Patreon page!

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I Am Bear Suit!

This week we're talking Grand Admiral Thrawn, Penny Dreadful, Bram Stoker's Dracula, Michael Moorcock,

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A Confusing Direction

Today on the 5: A new TV spot for Star Trek Beyond reveals a major plot point, and it's one that honestly has me scratching my head.

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The Price Of Improvement

Today on the 5: Netflix has taken a hit to their stock lately, apparently due to price hikes. Are the higher fees unreasonable for what the service provides?

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The Deeper Truth

Today on the 5: Microsoft has said it will miss the billion install mark it projected for Windows 10. The reasons given don't add for up to me.

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Beta Videos

Today on the 5: I have created a pair of book review videos in our YouTube channel that feel like a workable approach for creating extra content for Patreon route.

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Rats In The Cage

This week we discuss the dangers of 1-Click, Lando reviews Elysium, we consider utopias and Universe 25, and we consider the new book by Atlas Obscura. Music for the show provided by Reed Love.

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The New Sulu

Today on the 5: The reveal that the new Hikaru Sulu is gay has been met with mixed opinion. I think both sides have good points here.

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Podcast Promo: Book Guys Show

Today on the 5: The third entry in my 'Podcast Promo' series highlights the literary podcast The Book Guys Show.

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Podcast Promo: Beyond Synth

Today on the 5: The second entry in my 'Podcast Promo' series highlights the synthwave podcast Beyond Synth.

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Podcast Promo: Project Archivist

Today on the 5: The first entry in my 'Podcast Promo' series highlights Project Archivist.

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Porn Letters: The Great Humanizer

This week we're talking about writing, James Joyce, Clay Held, Scorn, and Zdzisław Beksiński. Music for the show provided by Reed Love.

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Unethical Progress

Today on the 5: This excellent piece by Tyler Kokjohn raises a critical question. Does scientific advancement sometimes require unethical practices?

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Limited Lanes Of Success

Today on the 5: A recent fatal accident involving a Tesla Model S brought into sharper focus what I think will limit the success of autonomous vehicles.

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Today on the 5: One of the great strengths of our audience is the fantastic feedback. One listener provided a great response to my 5 on guns along with this interview with Lily Tang Williams that I highly recommend listening to.

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Defining The Punisher

Today on the 5: Jon Bernthal is saying that we haven't seen the Punisher yet. When we do, what will he be like?

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Velcro Balls

This week we talk about Episodes, Reliable Remodelers, Gary Johnson, Brexit, and the Electoral College. Music for the show provided by Reed Love.

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A Different Superhero Film

Today on the 5: There are reports that Nicolas Winding Refn wants to make a Batgirl movie. I think that could be a fantastic film!

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LinkedIndecisive

Today on the 5: Microsoft is buying LinkedIn. Will this finally give the rudderless 'networking tool' a purpose?

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The VR Reality

Today on the 5: Now that 2 of the 3 big VR plays are actually available, is the promise of VR matching the reality?

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Root Cause

Today on the 5: Tyler Kokjohn sent along a Gizmodo article about the safety programming in self-driving cars.

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Joe Reads Man Candy

This week we're talking Blade Runner, Patreon, I Was Blind But Now I See, and Man Candy. Music for the show provided by Reed Love.

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An Eternal Impasse

Today on the 5: In the wake of the Orlando shooting, gun control is again being debated. I still wonder why we can’t find any avenue to make progress in this area.

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Fallout 4: Far Harbor

Today on the 5: Today is part 2 of my Fallout 4 DLC review. This episode, I review the major DLC release Far Harbor.

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Fallout 4: Automatron

Today on the 5: My review of the first piece of Fallout 4 DLC, Automatron. Is it worth the $9.99 price tag?

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Patreon Possibilities

Today on the 5: I've talked before about my hesitation to use the Patreon system. After giving it some more thought, though, I think I might have some options on how it could work.

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Fuck The Gods

This week we're talking Anarchy, Humanism, Go-Karts, Top Gear and Steven Seagal. Music for the show provided by Reed Love.

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