The Computer Game Show

The Computer Game Show

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The Computer Game Show is a weekly podcast about computer games, hosted by David Turner, Sean Bell, Mat Murray and James Farley. Listen every Wednesday on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify and YouTube. 

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204: Peter Parkour
Jun 3 • 151 min
There are more important issues in the world right now than video games, but we’re still here to discuss the week’s gaming news, talk about what we’ve been playing and answer your questions. Sony has rightfully delayed the PS5 showcase scheduled for this…
203: Bug Eyed Man
May 27 • 166 min
There’s plenty of news with everything from Microsoft not acquiring a company, Gears of War on the PS3 and source code leaking everywhere. But the big news story is that we’ve rebranded to TCGS. From The Computer Game Show. But that doesn’t affect the…
202: Hate Against Trying
May 20 • 173 min
Plenty to discuss in this episode such as that Unreal Engine 5 tech demo, actual Ghost of Tsushima gameplay, Tony Hawk coming back, a new Paper Mario game and so much more. Games discussed: Tonight We Riot, Telling Lies, Batman: Enemy Within, HUNTDOWN,…
201: Replica Guns
May 13 • 152 min
Nintendo’s doing big numbers, Microsoft’s apologising, EA’s doing EA’s things, and the PlayStation store has been suspended in China. All that plus Phil Spencer from Microsoft, Phil Spencer from Channel 4, how to fix hacking mini-games, and David works…
200: Razzmatazz
May 6 • 170 min
It’s time for episode 200 of The Computer Game Show, and we recorded it live on Twitch. Games discussed: Streets of Rage 4, Moving Out, Deliver Us The Moon, Jet Lancer, Super Mario Maker 2, Mini Motorways, Uncharted 4, Animal Crossing: New Horizons.…
199: Not A Sick Burn
Apr 29 • 150 min
The Last of Us 2 story spoilers have leaked, there’s a Stadia update, and so much more. Games discussed: Disaster Report 4; Summer Memories, Paper Beast, Pokemon GO, Animal Crossing: New Horizons, The Witcher 3, Uncharted 4, FIFA 20, Final Fantasy 7…
198: Liquid Situation
Apr 22 • 153 min
Sony patents a robot companion for gamers, Facebook launches a streaming app and Crysis Remastered is coming. We’ve got more thoughts on the FF7 Remake now that Mat has finished it, David has WhatsApp issues, and James and Sean are disappointed about…
197: Dave Craigid
Apr 15 • 178 min
It’s a big one this week as Mat, David and Sean all talk about their time with Final Fantasy 7 Remake. There’s also more discussion on that new PS5 Dual Sense controller, Animal Crossing sales being banned in China, Stadia blowing the messaging AGAIN,…
196: Dave And His Pals
Apr 8 • 187 min
Genuine breaking news happens during the show, alongside chat about there being no E3 2020 Digital Event this year, Last of Us 2 and Iron Man VR getting delayed, Cooking Mama and the cryptocurrency conspiracy, Outer Wilds and Disco Elysium winning BAFTAs…
195: Shaky Legs
Apr 1 • 188 min
Nintendo had a mini-Direct, and has big plans for Mario remasters on Switch, Sony and Microsoft don’t see COVID-19 affecting this year’s console launches, and so, much, more. Elsewhere, Mat’s finished Half-Life: Alyx and gives his final thoughts, Dave…
194: Penis Planet
Mar 25 • 158 min
Animal Crossing and Half Life: Alyx are here, and that’s all you need to know. Games discussed: Animal Crossing and Half Life: Alyx. That’s literally it. Patreon: Support the show and get exclusive content by visiting https://www.patreon.com/tcgs Store:…
193: Make a Laugh
Mar 18 • 171 min
E3 is postponed, Rezzed is postponed, and everything is falling apart. But at least we’ve got Microsoft telling us more about the new Xbox, Nintendo telling us about new indie games, and some new games to discuss. Games discussed: Lair of the Clockwork…
192: Oh It Boots
Mar 11 • 174 min
Is E3 2020 in trouble? Possibly.Is GeForce Now in trouble? Possibly.Is another Half-Life game coming out anytime soon? Absolutely no chance. Elsewhere, games are out! Mat’s played Black Mesa, James has played Murder by Numbers, Dave’s played Bloodroots…
191: No Games Planned
Mar 4 • 164 min
Dave’s back, and he’s returned with some news to share with everyone. Elsewhere Sean’s been messing around with his Oculus Quest before Half-Life: Alyx is out, Mat’s played the new Final Fantasy 7 demo, and James covers news that is both relevant to…
190: Horses
Feb 26 • 133 min
There’s so little happening in gaming right now that even David’s taken the week off. So it’s left to Sean, James and Mat and cover the mountains of news and new games this week. We talk about the new Xbox Series X specs, last week’s Animal Crossing…
189: The Mouth
Feb 19 • 160 min
The global video game industry has on hold, and there are literally ZERO NEW GAMES. Well that’s not entirely true, but seeing as we’re in a quiet period, this episode is a QUESTIONS SPECIAL, where we answer your questions. Lots of them. And James HATED…
188: Bobble Fix
Feb 12 • 168 min
Mat is angry, James receives some feedback, Sean has another “Fire Emblem moment”, Dave and James finally get to play Disco Elysium, and Mat is angry. Also: Microsoft doesn’t see Sony and Nintendo as competitors, Dan Houser is leaving Rockstar, and…
187: Stadia Johnson!
Feb 5 • 155 min
James returns from being “ill”, and he’s not happy with the news from last week. Speaking of news, there’s plenty to get through; Nintendo’s sold a LOT of consoles, Nintendo’s making a LOT of money on mobile, and Nintendo’s NOT doing another Switch this…
186: Whoa, Nelly!
Jan 29 • 149 min
James is “ill”, leaving David, Sean and Mat to keep the show going. The news section is probably the best it’s ever been with conversation drifting from leaking Xbox Series X consoles to rumours of a new KOTOR. Elsewhere, the boys have all played Journey…
185: Freight Train
Jan 22 • 146 min
With Sony pulling out of E3 AGAIN, and high profile games getting delayed, there’s a lot of news to discuss. Elsewhere we discuss messy desks, show offs, Mat’s backlog, a suggestion for the new consoles, and James throwing his toys out of the pram just…
184: Sean Stop Talking
Jan 15 • 162 min
We’re back, and there’s lots to discuss. Things like, our GOTY choice, the new Xbox, what we’ve been playing over Christmas and so much more. Games discussed: Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, The Witcher 3, Forza Horizon 4, The Touryst, Pato Box, GTA Online,…
183: Game of the Year 2019
Dec 18, 2019 • 225 min
It’s time to decide the TCGS Game of the Year for 2019. Games discussed: Disco Elysium, Sayonara Wild Hearts, Gris, Heave Ho, Outer Wilds, Resident Evil 2, Gears 5, A Plague Tale: Innocence, Life is Strange 2, Judgment, The Walking Dead: The Final Season,…
182: Game of the Year Draft 2019
Dec 11, 2019 • 120 min
It’s time for the draft for next week’s Game of the Year episode. Games discussed: Life is Strange 2, Outer Wilds, Black Future ‘88, Forza Horizon 4, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, L.A. Noire: The VR Case Files. Patreon: Support the show and get exclusive…
Life is Strange 2 Spoilercast - Episode 5: Wolves
Dec 9, 2019 • 92 min
David, Sean, Mat and James return to discuss the final episode of Life is Strange 2. In this episode we cover everything about the finale of Life is Strange 2, including: the characters, the plot points and what we think of the series overall. If you…
181: The Chicken is My Feet
Dec 4, 2019 • 161 min
Sean’s ill, so it’s down to three wise men to take you through what’s happening in video game land. There’s not much in the way of news, but things still manage to get heated. We also get James’ thoughts on Stadia, David’s thoughts on Shenmue 3, and Mat’s…
180: Alan McInally
Nov 27, 2019 • 170 min
James talks about the long-awaited Shenmue 3, David, Sean and Mat talk about finishing Jedi: Fallen Order, plus your feedback, questions and more. Games discussed: Shenmue 3, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, Baba is You, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. Patreon:…
179: Sexy and Violent
Nov 20, 2019 • 150 min
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is here, we’ve all been playing it, and there’s lots to discuss. Elsewhere there’s a ton of news from X019, with everything from new game announcements, Game Pass additions and xCloud improvements. All that plus the…
178: Storio
Nov 13, 2019 • 168 min
We’re talking quality not quantity on this week’s show. The feedback is minimal, the news is short and sweet, and the What You Been Playing section is packed with gold. Speaking of which, we talk about Death Stranding(!), Luigi’s Mansion, Apple Arcade,…
177: Mr Boomstick
Nov 6, 2019 • 146 min
James is ill, David’s got a bone to pick with Mat, and Sean tries out Apple Arcade. All that plus more news than James can handle, Luigi’s Mansion 3, Disco Elysium, and so much more in this rather strange episode of The Computer Game Show. Games…
176: Vanilla is fine
Oct 30, 2019 • 185 min
We’re back from EGX, and there’s plenty to catch up on. We also talk about Fallout 76’s new monthly subscription, WWE 2K20, Ubisoft, Mixer, and of course, Stadia. Plus BIG talk on The Outer Worlds, Disco Elysium, Ring Fit Adventure and more. Games…
175: Live At EGX 2019
Oct 23, 2019 • 67 min
The boys return to the stage in this very special episode of The Computer Game Show, live from EGX 2019. David, Sean, Mat and James talk about the games they’ve seen and played at EGX, cover some very important Stadia and Anthem news, answer questions…
174: Legacy
Oct 16, 2019 • 182 min
It’s Farley’s time to shine as we delve into the ongoing Blizzard and Hong Kong situation. Elsewhere Sony confirms the PlayStation 5 while laying off dozens of employees, executives are leaving Microsoft and Mario Kart Tour leaves a sour taste in the…
173: Maybe Sean off the Show?
Oct 9, 2019 • 150 min
It’s a three man show this week after Sean pulls a sickie because everything he has ever loved has come crashing down and he’s quickly gone from being top dog a few weeks ago to being in the gutter desperately searching for scraps of responsibility in the…
Life is Strange 2 Spoilercast - Episode 4: Faith
Oct 4, 2019 • 95 min
David, Sean, Mat and James return to discuss episode 4 of Life is Strange 2: Faith. In this episode we cover everything about episode 4 of Life is Strange 2, including: the characters, the plot points and what we think this means for the final episode in…
172: Your Awesome Looks Great
Oct 2, 2019 • 181 min
David finally gets the feedback he wanted, we receive a frankly baffling view on inverted controls, and James says ‘In the beginning’ about a million times. We also cover the announcements from last week’s State of Play and Inside Xbox, Brain Age coming…
171: Rumble Rumble
Sep 25, 2019 • 157 min
James has finished Control, but have his views on the game changed? Mat’s played Link’s Awakening, but have their views on remakes and remasters for Game of the Year changed? David, James and Sean have played Untitled Goose Game, and their views on geese…
170: All Perverts Are Do Invert Their Control
Sep 18, 2019 • 179 min
David’s back! And surprise, surprise, he’s got views on last week’s show. And with nine months off the pod, there’s a LOT to discuss in what we’ve been playing. All that plus the usual laughter, friendly discussions, and no heated words exchanged at all…
169: Weird Fitness Ring
Sep 11, 2019 • 155 min
This is it; the final show before David’s big return next week! There’s a ton of news to get through, including plenty to discuss about last week’s Nintendo Direct. Elsewhere we take your questions and thoughts about how the last eight months have gone,…
168: Controlling the Chain
Sep 4, 2019 • 172 min
With the past week in gaming being a bit on the busy side, we’ve got plenty to talk about. There’s more gaming news than a Farley can handle, and we’ve all been playing the big releases of the week. There’s lots to discuss, so let’s get started. Games…
167: Lambo Tunes
Aug 28, 2019 • 191 min
The summer drought is officially over, and we’ve got the games to prove it. James played and enjoyed a FMV game, Mat played and enjoyed a FMV game, and Sean played and kind of enjoyed a RAD game. There’s also chat about Microsoft listening to our…
166: Multigig
Aug 21, 2019 • 157 min
There’s a ton of news to get through this week including new Nintendo indie titles, Google Stadia games you’ve already played on other systems, Xbox’s latest Game Pass additions and other news from Gamescom. Elsewhere the boys talk about No Man’s Sky VR,…
165: D1000
Aug 14, 2019 • 121 min
DnD, fizzy drinks, GDPR, Garbage Pail Kids, The ESA, accents, squirrels, loot boxes, loot crates, ludonarrative dissonance, Fire Emblem, Until Dawn, Moonlighter, Smell-O-Vision and more. This week’s episode of The Computer Game Show is a busy one. Games…
164: Animal Olympics
Aug 7, 2019 • 124 min
Ninja’s gone to Mixer, EA games aren’t going to Switch, and the ESA has gone to the dogs. We’re still talking about Fire Emblem, and after Mat and James each complete their recent streaming series’, how do they feel each game stacks up? There’s DnD talk…
163: Local Cat
Jul 31, 2019 • 136 min
A Bethesda.Net account is required to play this podcast. There’s feedback on all the major gaming subjects of today such as waifus, WiiU batteries and Babylon 5. We also discuss Joy-Con drift, Bethesda accounts, Rockstar casinos and the new Fire Emblem…
162: Order vs Chaos
Jul 24, 2019 • 107 min
Some of you haven’t released games or created any news and it shows. It’s a strange pod this week, with no major releases and a faint smattering of news, it’s time to talk sartorial choices, art installations and mysterious uncles. Games discussed:…
161: Bad Arse
Jul 17, 2019 • 138 min
New Splinter Cell and Super Monkey Ball games are on the way, so Mat’s in heaven. Kinda. The boys also discuss the newly announced Nintendo Switch Lite, Mat has a new GOTY candidate, Sean is back to his old college tricks, and James’ games are peak…
160: Is Art Drugs
Jul 10, 2019 • 138 min
People are scared to make anything vaguely political, and we’re sick of it. Elsewhere Sean and Mat talk about their experiences after spending some time with Oculus Quest, James is back enjoying his romps around Japan and Mat’s height is called into…
159: Uncooked Sausage
Jul 3, 2019 • 109 min
James and Sean are absolutely loving Super Mario Maker 2, and we find out why. Elsewhere there’s some Google Stadia news to dissect, and Mat reveals surprising details about a past addiction. Games discussed: Super Mario Maker 2, Draugen, Cadence of…
158: Born Slippy
Jun 26, 2019 • 157 min
There’s feedback not just from last week, but from another podcast entirely, and Mat’s not happy. The boys also talk about the games they’ve been playing since E3, discuss Mike Ashley buying Game, and everyone gathers round to learn about the latest…
157: Here Come The Eggs
Jun 19, 2019 • 136 min
Sean’s properly back on the internet now, so it’s time to see what he thought of E3. But more importantly, what he thought of James and Mat’s version of events, and how Mat and James thought last week’s show went. We also announce the results from our E3…
156: E3 2019 Telling Bell
Jun 12, 2019 • 186 min
E3 2019’s conferences are over, so it’s time for Sean to find out from Mat and James about everything that was announced at this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo. How much does Sean believe? And do Mat and James manage to pull the wool over Sean’s…
155: E3 2019 Predictions
Jun 5, 2019 • 152 min
It’s here. It’s time for our big E3 predictions episode. On this week’s show, Sean, Mat and James predict what will be revealed at E3, including the games and moments they’re hoping to see over the next week. So, which games will appear first? Which games…
154: I Love The Killing
May 29, 2019 • 125 min
Mat’s still talking about those bloody caddies in Everybody’s Golf, James is enjoying Days Gone, but also has thoughts on PS Now. And Sean, fresh from his incredible ‘Bell’s Kitchen’ debut, finally has the answer to an age-old question. Games Discussed:…
Life is Strange 2 Spoilercast - Episode 3: Wastelands
May 24, 2019 • 138 min
David, Sean, Mat and James return to discuss episode 3 of Life is Strange 2, in all its spoilery detail. In this episode we cover everything about episode 3 of Life is Strange 2, including: the characters, the plot points and every difficult choice we…
153: Pint of Cream
May 22, 2019 • 123 min
James is back to full strength and ready to go in on Sony for their TV plans, George R.R. Martin for his gaming plans and Epic for its store sale plans. Elsewhere, Mat gets freaked out, Sean prepares for his first episode of Bell’s Kitchen (this Sunday…
152: Save that
May 15, 2019 • 136 min
James is close to death, but that doesn’t stop the machine from rolling on. We talk about how our Patreon did in week one (spoiler: we crushed it), EA Access coming to PS4, Apex Legends coming to mobile, waving coming to PUBG, and so much more. Games…
PlayStation State of Play - 9th May 2019
May 10, 2019 • 31 min
Sean, Mat, James and David talk over the PlayStation State of Play presentation that happened on 9th May 2019, live on Twitch. The video of our live reaction is available to watch on our Twitch or YouTube channels too. WE’RE NOW ON PATREON! Support the…
151: Potato Aim
May 8, 2019 • 173 min
David’s here to help us announce our brand new Patreon, and plenty more besides. We also discuss trash talk, Xbox’s Community Standards, crane games, THAT picture, and more. WE’RE NOW ON PATREON! Support the show, get exclusive content and get involved by…
150: The Batmens
May 1, 2019 • 127 min
Lots of news this week that’s about as deep as a puddle, but don’t worry, there’s still an Anthem news story to keep James happy. Elsewhere Mat starts Days Gone and already has thoughts, Sean’s fallen back into the arms of Dragon’s Dogma, and James…
149: Space Baby
Apr 24, 2019 • 166 min
James is back, and he’s got games to talk about and stories to tell. In this episode we discuss all the latest news about PlayStation 5, Xbox SAD and Nintendo Switch being sold in China, plus so much more. Games Discussed: Yoshi’s Crafted World, Katana…
148: That Musical Music
Apr 17, 2019 • 182 min
Farley’s still away in China, so Sean and Mat bring in Darren Gargette and James Carter from tiny enthusiast podcast ‘Cane and Rinse’. Think of these as early acquisition talks before TCGS acquires then shuts down Cane and Rinse for good. Anyway, there’s…
147: Live at EGX Rezzed 2019
Apr 10, 2019 • 79 min
The boys (minus James) return to the stage in this very special episode of The Computer Game Show, live from EGX Rezzed 2019. Games Discussed: Sparklite, Moments, Radical Rabbit Stew, After Party, Rad, Snooker 19, Night and Bikes, Lonely Mountain…
146: Easy Mode
Apr 3, 2019 • 117 min
At the time of recording James had a flight in less than ten hours and still hadn’t started packing, so we squeezed in what we could into two hours. And after three podcasts and a couple of streams the previous week, What You Been Playing is a bit thin on…
Life is Strange 2 Spoilercast - Episode 2: Rules
Mar 29, 2019 • 137 min
We did it. We finally recorded our second Life is Strange spoilercast. In this episode we cover episode 2 of Life is Strange 2, and David’s back too! Word of warning: If you haven’t already played Life is Strange 2, you should probably turn back now,…
145: Go Big
Mar 27, 2019 • 129 min
With Google Stadia, Apple Arcade, Nintendo’s Indies and Sony’s State of Play, there’s lots to discuss on this week’s show. And that’s before James talks about Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, Sean finally plays the second episode of Life is Strange 2, and Mat…
PlayStation State of Play - TCGS Talks Over
Mar 25, 2019 • 36 min
Sean, Mat and James talked over PlayStation’s first ‘State of Play’ presentation live on Twitch, and here it is in audio form. We’d obviously recommend watching the video of our live reactions on our Twitch or YouTube channels, but if you’re not able to…
144: Got Me Trousers
Mar 20, 2019 • 157 min
Recorded ahead of yesterday’s Google announcement at GDC, Sean, James and Mat discuss what could Google could reveal and the digital streaming future that’s fast approaching. Elsewhere Mat and James discuss The Division 2 and The Red Strings Club, Sean…
Google Stadia Announcement
Mar 19, 2019 • 37 min
Google finally revealed its game streaming platform at GDC 2019, and because we couldn’t wait another week to get these HOT TAKES out, we recorded a quick reactions podcast. LISTEN Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Pocket Casts Overcast acast…
143: Dry Run
Mar 13, 2019 • 154 min
Microsoft’s going digital, Nintendo’s going virtual, and Sony’s going mobile. On this week’s show there’s talk about Destiny’s new ‘Season of the Drifter’ content, one game almost sends Mat into a nervous breakdown, James is still being mean and Sean’s…
142: Bottled It
Mar 6, 2019 • 163 min
Look If you had One shot Or one opportunity To seize everything you ever wanted In one moment Would you capture it Or just let it slip? James is bemused by Mat’s poor performance, Sean is back playing a game he’s played on other platforms, Mat and James…
141: News Pipe
Feb 27, 2019 • 141 min
Ooh, looks like the listeners are scared. All because we’re not afraid to speak our minds, put our heads above the parapet and tell it LIKE IT IS. And do you know what, we don’t care. No other podcast on the PLANET is brave enough to say that Zelda BOTW…
140: Sort Your Life Out
Feb 20, 2019 • 163 min
It’s a packed show this week, and we start off by covering all the news and announcements from last week’s Nintendo Direct. Including the fact that Nintendo casually released a possible GOTY in the form of Tetris 99. The boys all seem to be playing the…
139: Loot Immune
Feb 13, 2019 • 144 min
News Hound James Farley is happy as there’s a ton of news to get through this week, including Apex Legends doing BIG NUMBERS, and Nintendo and EA not being happy with theirs. Also: Sean talks to robots, James finishes Red Dead, and Mat is running scared.…
138: Ooh Baby
Feb 6, 2019 • 155 min
There’s a ton of news to get through this week, and games were quite literally getting released as we recorded, so expect the hottest of takes in this one. Also, Sean talks about Dreams, Mat talks embarrassing streams, and James tries to work out the…
137: Red For Dead
Jan 30, 2019 • 136 min
Lots to talk about on this week’s show as we discuss the Metroid Prime 4 development news, Nintendo’s Indie Highlights presentation, the Anthem VIP demo, Sean’s latest comedy character, Mat adding yet another stream to the schedule, and more medieval…
136: Ambassadors of Funk Programme
Jan 23, 2019 • 147 min
Sean, James and Mat are back and it’s time to face the feedback from last week’s episode. ALSO: A revelation on James’ stream involving a musical instrument is discussed, Sean is now Britain’s last remaining ‘Toys to Life’ fan, and the cowboy boot is on…
135: Bad Nerds
Jan 16, 2019 • 161 min
AND WE’RE BACK. The Christmas break is finally over, David’s left the pod, and it’s time for James, Mat and Sean to pick up the pieces. So who’s hosting? Who’s reading the news? And how many games can three people play over three weeks? All that plus new…
134: GOTY 2018
Dec 19, 2018 • 226 min
It’s finally time to decide the TCGS Game of the Year for 2018. 16 games were chosen last week, and the Listeners’ Choice entry has been confirmed, but which game will come out on top? It’s almost four hours of discussion, arguments, bribes and tactics as…
133: The Draft 2018
Dec 12, 2018 • 155 min
It’s David’s last proper show and there’s no better way to end it than with the GOTY Draft 2018. The boys sit down to put together their list of the top 16 games of the year and they’re already trying to work out each others tactics. David continues his…
132: Silent Sneeze
Dec 5, 2018 • 173 min
It’s a busy week this week with David finally able to join in with the PSVR chat after a bribe from James. Mat learns the consequences of rushing through games, Sean thinks that Londoners never want to travel outside of the M25 and an independent games…
131: It Happening
Nov 28, 2018 • 131 min
Everyone’s here, but Mat’s got a bone to pick with David about his recent performance on another podcast. Other than that, Sean’s now a professional gamer, James isn’t happy with collectibles, David still has views on Tetris Effect, Mat is playing more…
130: Majestic Creature
Nov 21, 2018 • 167 min
James returns and as usual he’s got a few notes on last week’s show that he’d like to discuss with the others. David’s been watching a hell of a lot of FIFA 18, Sean’s been doing some research on Twitter and Mat’s been secretly hammering a game all week…
129: Three Years Plus
Nov 14, 2018 • 148 min
Sean returns this week but it’s not a full squad as James misses out due to work commitments. Sean questions why he’s getting the blame for the holes on James’ back, David hates a game that he can’t stop playing, and Mat is beaming from ear to ear due to…
128: Half-Life 3 to Play
Nov 7, 2018 • 126 min
Sean is off again this week but don’t worry, it’s not another Freeman show as the boys are joined by Gamespot’s Global Head of News, Tamoor Hussain. James feels the pressure reading the news in front of a professional, David wants to hear more about Red…
127: Native 4K
Oct 31, 2018 • 136 min
It’s Halloween and the boys are keen to use scary noises to spook the listeners. They’ve also spent the week with a snake in their boot and announcing that someone has poisoned the water hole. As you’d expect much of this show is dedicated to Red Dead…
126: Make Better
Oct 24, 2018 • 103 min
David’s off this week, so here it is; a little preview of how TCGS will sound in 2019 when David takes a year off to look after this second child. Oh wait. What’s that? Sean’s also not on the show because he’s suddenly unwell an hour before recording? Ah.…
125: Blag Flag
Oct 17, 2018 • 130 min
Despite being away this week, Sean manages to make an appearance to test out what the show will be like once David leaves. James offers his opinions on wave machines and Mat recalls the time he attended an expo while being dressed for success. Games…
Life is Strange 2 spoilercast - Episode 1: Roads
Oct 12, 2018 • 96 min
This is it. The first of our eagerly awaited spoilercasts covering Life is Strange 2. If you haven’t already played the first episode of Life is Strange 2, you should probably turn back now, because it’s all spoilers from this point on. In this episode we…
124: Dreamcast
Oct 10, 2018 • 140 min
Mat returns to the show to find out if James really has desolved Interface or not. To be honest, he’s dreaming if he thinks James would ever podcast with him again. David gets confronted by a listener over the way he treated them at EGX and Sean gets a…
123: Missionary
Oct 3, 2018 • 124 min
Mat is out this week so it’s left to David, Sean and James to reflect on the events that took place at EGX 2018. James tries to come to terms with being confronted by a developer and David embarrasses himself in front of a listener, or at least he thinks…
122: Live at EGX 2018
Sep 26, 2018 • 77 min
The boys return to the stage in this very special episode of The Computer Game Show, live from EGX 2018. David, Sean, Mat and James talk about the games they’ve played at EGX, including one that makes David want to give up gaming forever. Mat talks about…
121: Takes to the Ocean
Sep 19, 2018 • 164 min
It’s a big one this week. Not only is it the final episode before our live show at EGX this coming Saturday, but a lot has happened since the last recording. Spider-Man’s mysterious backpacks? Solved. That Spider-Man proposal? Dealt with. The fact that…
TCGS Network presents: Interface - Apple September 2018 event
Sep 14, 2018 • 53 min
The Computer Game Show Network presents: Interface. Due to strong public demand, James and Mat return to talk about Apple’s September 2018 event. EGX 2018Watch The Computer Game Show LIVE at EGX 2018 on Saturday 22nd September. Get your tickets at…
120: Money Reasons
Sep 12, 2018 • 141 min
David finally gets his Xbox One X, however all he’s been playing on it is Rocket League due to the new Rocket League Pass taking over his life. Mat has been playing Spider-Man and details what is possibly the worst excuse for a collectable in any computer…
119: Up at Night
Sep 5, 2018 • 142 min
James is like a dog with a bone this week as one of the news stories is about the legal issues surrounding gaming in China. He bangs on about it for the majority of the show. Meanwhile Mat returns to The Witcher 3 and finishes the tutorial and David has…
118: The Carousel
Aug 29, 2018 • 166 min
This week Mat and James have to face up to the fallout from last week’s debate. James refuses to buckle to Mat’s enthusiasm while Mr T-shirts himself regrets something he said regarding his comparisons to The Last of Us. David has been playing Shenmue and…
117: Mat vs James
Aug 22, 2018 • 159 min
This is it. The Big One. Mat vs James. Farley returns and faces off against Murray over his opinions about the polarising videogame ‘Detroit: Become Human’. But Mat isn’t going to just lay down and take it. He wants to fight back. In an episode that will…
116: The Wiji
Aug 15, 2018 • 144 min
James is away again this week and Mat is absolutely gutted because he’s been playing Detroit: Become Human and has a few things to say about James’ opinions. David gets extremely excited about the prospect of James returning next week while Sean has…
115: Balanced Opinion
Aug 8, 2018 • 132 min
All four of us are present for the first time in weeks, and we launch straight into an argument about why David’s opinion on Yakuza 0 is an issue, whereas the opinion from “My Sean” is perfectly valid. Elsewhere the plate and whether things are…
114: Editorialised
Aug 1, 2018 • 158 min
Sean returns but James ruins any chance we had of having a full cast by dropping out just hours before recording. We should be mad really but to be fair to him he’s put the effort in by pre-recording the news and mailing it in. He won’t editorialise it…
113: On Your Plate
Jul 25, 2018 • 123 min
This week’s show is like one of those crime documentaries that you see on Netflix. We go live from the TCGS court where James Farley, who is definitely guilty, tries to defend ROM sites. Judge Turner is not convinced but is willing to hear what the…
112: Excelling in Skills
Jul 18, 2018 • 111 min
Both James and Sean sit out this week so David and Mat call on an old friend to fill the gap. David finishes The Spectrum Retreat and reveals whether or not it lives up to last week’s hype while Mat has to defend his lack of deodorant use. News is a bit…
111: Please
Jul 10, 2018 • 126 min
It’s coming home, It’s coming home, It’s coming, Football’s coming home (x4). Everyone seems to know the score, they’ve seen it all before, they just know, they’re so sure, that England’s gonna throw it away gonna blow it away but I know they can play…
110: Wine With Cage
Jul 2, 2018 • 107 min
With David being ill and Mat and James both nursing hangovers we were a little concerned that this week’s show might be a washout. Turns out that all we needed was more Life is Strange to talk about and an excuse to walk down memory lane. This ended up…
109: Draxit
Jun 26, 2018 • 145 min
To close out our E3 coverage the boys go over the predictions they made before E3 had started and work out who out of the four has won. David finishes Detroit and is eager to talk to James about it, Sean wonders why his name is always read out last and…
108: E3 2018 Telling Murray
Jun 16, 2018 • 230 min
After a week away from the internet avoiding E3 news, Mat is back and David, Sean and James need to tell him everything that happened. Will they be straight with him or will the try and chuck the odd lie in here and there? Find out on episode 108 of The…
107: E3 2018 Predictions
Jun 5, 2018 • 142 min
Sean returns from paternity leave and just in time too. The boys kick off their E3 coverage with their prediction show. What will happen on stage? What games will be announced? How many minutes will Nintendo waste on the Splatoon 2 DLC? They chuck their…
106: A Statement
May 29, 2018 • 145 min
It’s back to business this week as David has taken notes of the show’s output since he’s been away and within moments the show gets back to normal. There’s a statement that needs to be read out relating the future of the podcast, David has fallen in love…
105: Fair to Share
May 22, 2018 • 100 min
David and Jon are away AGAIN, so this week it’s a Mat and James special. It’s a serene affair, as the two friends calmly discuss topics such as last week’s Games Media Brit List awards and our EGX live show announcement. And there’s other stuff to…
104: Purple Dress
May 16, 2018 • 145 min
David’s unwell and Jon’s away, so Mat and James draft in podcast rivals Leon Cox and Darren Gargette from Cane and Rinse for this week’s episode. There’s a ton of news to get through, with everything from Nintendo’s online offering to E3 leaks. Discussion…
103: Handing In Our Notice
May 8, 2018 • 119 min
James returns and although he was happy with the show last week, he’s furious with not getting credit for putting the news together. Mat continues to dream about being his favourite Ghostbuster, Gordon. Jon tries to convince everyone that he isn’t a…
102: TGCS
May 1, 2018 • 127 min
James has to miss out on the show this week as he had work commitments leaving David, Mat and Jon to wonder what his work life must be like. Mat is getting a little too excited for Season 4 of Fortnite while David and Jon make solid progress with God of…
101: Hierarchy
Apr 24, 2018 • 131 min
This week the lads have had to decide who the most important people on the show are and some members aren’t happy with the results. They also talk about performing the show live at Rezzed 2018 and the nightmare of a week that followed. There’s the usual…
099: Edited
Apr 10, 2018 • 141 min
Tensions rise between all of the hosts as David has a thing or two to say about Mat’s editing. The show moves on to talk about why Steam Boxes failed, whether big budget games have to avoid political issues in order to not alienate an audience and despite…
098: Bad Tattooist
Apr 3, 2018 • 138 min
This week’s show is all about the games: disappointing games, co-op games, Grainger Games, political games and games awards. David’s positive about a game with some negative press, Jon’s still angry about a game with mixed press, Mat’s largely positive…
097: Fred Frezzer
Mar 27, 2018 • 147 min
This week Mat lacked the persistence to play Sea of Thieves so David summons the help of James and Jon to talk about it. David could have spoken about it on his own but he really couldn’t be bothered to put all that effort in himself, so instead let the…
096: Head Heads
Mar 20, 2018 • 122 min
Guess why Mat is suddenly into Fortnite. Go on, have a guess. I don’t even need to hear your answer to know that you’re correct. Well done. Celebrate by listening to another entertaining episode of the Computer Game Show in which Jon has to chose between…
095: Jackanese
Mar 13, 2018 • 146 min
James and David get into another argument but this time they almost end up agreeing. Jon misses out on becoming a pro-gaming champion while Mat finally manages to complete something. All this and more on the what everyone is calling The Greatest Podcast…
094: Cutting Into Corrie
Mar 6, 2018 • 135 min
Mat tries to make amends for his gameshow hosting skills with another game. James wants to ask Jon a few questions about his attitude during last week’s show, David asks Mat to tone it down a bit and Capone Adam has a big announcement to make. Listen…
093: Niche or Cult
Feb 27, 2018 • 125 min
James is off with the sniffles this week and Jon can’t be bothered to put the news together. David taps out of Yakuza and has had much more fun finding balloons in Super Mario Odyssey, and Mat explains the differences between niche and cult games. To top…
092: Razzed
Feb 20, 2018 • 121 min
Jon is off this week and Mat finds an old game put together by Capone Adam for David and James to play. Mat is many things, a meme generator, an optimist, a man with a beard but as the boys are about to find out, he’s no gameshow host. David is still…
091: Jolting
Feb 13, 2018 • 133 min
Does Mat live in a glass house? Does David take things too easy on Jon? Is James excited about the current price drop for FIFA 18 on the Switch? What’s this big announcement that the boys have been teasing on twitter? All these questions and more answered…
090: Asleep Like Bedtime
Feb 6, 2018 • 136 min
Jon returns and has some feedback of his own for last week’s show. He also tells us the inside story in one of the biggest Troll take downs of the year. David has another game to play, Mat wants to shine a little light on his own good deed and James think…
089: Building A Train
Jan 30, 2018 • 160 min
While Jon steps out to take in some esports action, Sean Bell returns to his seat to bore everyone with his Monster Hunter World chat. James doesn’t want to read the emails but thinks he should be given some praise for his selection of news, David wonders…
088: Embargoed In The Repository
Jan 23, 2018 • 134 min
This week everyone is excited to talk about Nintendo’s new plans with cardboard as well as the games they’ve been playing. Mat decides to take control of the news while David wonders why he’s spent so long editing out any mention of where James lives,…
087: Knowing Memes Knowing You
Jan 16, 2018 • 133 min
Mat has a word or two to say about the show’s twitter feed, while also giving David an ear bashing about his editing. James is still worried about people finding out where he lives and Jon achieves something no one else has on the show in 2018, finishing…
086: I Want QWOP
Jan 9, 2018 • 134 min
Jon Denton finally sits down in Sean’s chair and joins the show for the foreseeable future. The boys sit down to talk about the games they’ve played over the festive period, what the differences between PUBG and Fortnite are and how long it would take…
085: GOTY 2017
Dec 19, 2017 • 190 min
Sean, David, James and Mat sit down to argue over which game should be their official Game Of The Year 2017. Bonds are formed, enemies are made and no punches are pulled. This one gets nasty. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher…
084: The Draft 2017
Dec 12, 2017 • 141 min
Sean returns as the boys put together a list of the top 16 games released this year, ready for next week’s GOTY show. David exposes one of his co-hosts for the villain he is while James has a few things to say about advertising. Listen Apple Podcasts…
083: Good Added
Dec 5, 2017 • 137 min
This week the boys are joined by Andrew Smith from Spilt Milk Studios to give a developer’s perspective on loot crates. James still isn’t having any of it. David gets a new nick name and Mat reads out the patch notes for Yooka Laylee. Listen Apple…
082: And I Quote
Nov 28, 2017 • 104 min
David returns to the show and has to explain a few home truths regarding his claims of being The Main One. James tries to explain why Animal Crossing is so good, but why Animal Crossing Pocket Camp isn’t. Mat continues pressing forward and B and there’s…
081: Michaeltransactions
Nov 21, 2017 • 130 min
David’s taken the week off, so Jon Denton joins Mat and James to talk Mario movies, Xbox One X, Assassin’s Creed, Dark Souls and RiME. Plus a James Farley origins story that explains everything. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher…
080: Thoughts
Nov 14, 2017 • 123 min
This week the boys are joined by Tamoor Hussain from Gamespot as they talk about Call of Duty, Battlefront 2’s unlockables and what it’s like to interview David Cage. James has a bone to pick with Mat who himself has an announcement to make. Listen Apple…
079: I Love Lamps
Nov 7, 2017 • 106 min
This week’s episode starts with lengthy feedback/arguments on last week’s discussions about violence in video games and David Cage’s writing ability. Then there’s some news, before more Mario discussion, the world’s worst version of Monopoly, David…
078: Super Mario Podyssey
Nov 1, 2017 • 148 min
After the Playstation event David, James and Mat discuss whether games are getting too violent and if they think David Cage should be approaching subjects such as domestic abuse. Thankfully the show takes a lighter turn later on as they talk about one of…
077: Allow It
Oct 24, 2017 • 127 min
Mat has finally had enough of the loot box discussions, meanwhile all our listeners want to talk about are loot boxes. David talks about the most risk taking game of all time and James spends another week praying that Sean comes back soon. Listen Apple…
076: Becoming Apparent
Oct 17, 2017 • 144 min
The boys decide to keep it as a three man show again hoping that they’ll finally be able to keep things short. They fail. Again. David plays a game that he really shouldn’t be playing, Mat gets fully addicted to Stardew Valley and James wants to talk…
075: Acronyms
Oct 10, 2017 • 145 min
It’s a three man show this week and David decides to start things off with a game. James takes the news to new lows and Mat tries to defend himself over the problems with the TCGS Destiny 2 clan. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher…
074: Stealth Starter
Oct 3, 2017 • 165 min
Jon Denton joins David, James and Mat for the first podcast of the post-Sean era of TCGS. The boys talk about Epic vs Bluehole, front roll vs back roll, James v Mat and legit shame. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG Watch…
073: Bye Sean
Sep 19, 2017 • 135 min
The boys travel up to Leeds to meet up for Sean’s final episode of The Computer Game Show. That is until he gets bored of changing nappies and gets over the insane sleep deprivation. James has a surprise for David and David has a surprise for Sean. Listen…
072: Gaming Showbiz
Sep 12, 2017 • 142 min
It’s a Destiny 2 special! David, Sean, Mat and James sit down to discuss if Destiny 2 is an improvement over the original and whether or not it will take over their lives. James gets a taste of the good life, Mat unsubscribes to someone on YouTube and…
071: Scottish Bingo
Sep 5, 2017 • 147 min
James is back to tell everyone how nice Scotland is, and to continue discussions about Sony building a PS4/TV combo and Flight vs Invisiblity. Everybody’s Golf and Life is Strange: Before The Storm are the big games discussed this week, before something…
070: Past Security
Aug 29, 2017 • 161 min
James is off to Scotland this week leaving David, Mat and Sean to call in their old pal Jon Denton who has a lot to say about the Invisibility vs Flight debate as well as if a PS4 pro should be stuffed into a 4K telly. David has a reason to jump back into…
069: Throw Up And A Pint
Aug 22, 2017 • 144 min
This week the boys talk about Gamescom and what it means for the launch of the Xbox One X. David returns to Rainbow Six Siege, Mat has opinions on arguments that don’t involve him and James tries to convince everyone that he’s not a deviant. Listen Apple…
068: Whackanaccaled
Aug 15, 2017 • 125 min
Sonic is back and who better to cast their critical eye over it than our very own Dr Grumpy. Mat has an apology to make, Dave wonders who Agents of Mayhem is aimed at while Sean has returned to endless space. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast…
067: Smesh
Aug 8, 2017 • 123 min
There’s no end to the shocks and surprises this week. From the news that August’s Splatfest was RIGGED to satisfy the ketchup snowflakes, to the announcement of a partnership between two ABSOLUTE LEGENDS, it’s a lively one. Also the boys talk The Witness,…
066: 25 Times
Aug 1, 2017 • 188 min
James finally completes Heavy Rain so the boys run through what he liked and hated about it in a spoilery segment at the end of the show. Meanwhile David gets questioned over the amount of times he’s completed Banjo Kazooie and Sean has to explain what…
065: A Toin Coss
Jul 25, 2017 • 161 min
This week the boys spend a very long time talking about Splatoon 2 as well as Nintendo’s approach to online play. Speaking of which, Nintendo’s long-awaited online app is out and James has a lot to say about it. Not even Sean can defend it. Meanwhile…
064: Coward
Jul 19, 2017 • 156 min
This week it’s all about the games. Well, mostly. James shows that he clearly doesn’t care about the show anymore, Mat is blown away by Superhot VR, Sean still hasn’t got an Xbox and David struggles with internet issues. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts…
063: You Be Twitch Man
Jul 11, 2017 • 145 min
After a week full of feedback, James and David try to clarify the points made during last week’s Titanfall argument. Mat keeps on doing the voice which nearly destroys a friendship and Seans dog needs to calm down a bit. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts…
062: Roflstomping
Jul 4, 2017 • 151 min
David’s arguing for Tites 2, Mat’s harping on about VR games, James is talking about Heavy Rain and Sean discusses Assassin’s Creed: Black Flag. It’s like the good ol’ days. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG Watch Twitch…
061: All The Feels
Jun 29, 2017 • 119 min
To complete the TCGS E3 coverage the boys review their pre-E3 predictions to find out who got the most right. The problem is, David is unwell, Sean is half asleep, Mat is exclusively confused and James is so disappointed that he has a breakdown. Listen…
060: E3 2017 Telling Farley
Jun 21, 2017 • 203 min
James has spent 12 days trying to avoid E3, leaving David, Sean and Mat to share the news from last week’s event. Obviously they consider taking advantage of their situation, but not before questioning whether he actually managed to avoid all gaming news…
059: E3 2017 Predictions
Jun 6, 2017 • 135 min
The normal format goes out of the window this week as Sean, Mat, Dave and James turn their focus on E3 2017 and put their necks on the line by listing what they predict will be announced. I mean none of what they say on this show will happen but it…
058: Fedde Got Fingered
May 30, 2017 • 146 min
David gets wrapped up into some internet drama, Mat’s mid-life crisis has hit a new low, James starts to get all sorry for himself and Sean is a sweaty mess at 2am. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG Watch Twitch YouTube…
057: Old Men
May 23, 2017 • 145 min
James returns and is confronted with Type Rider opinions. Mat is insistent that Donkey Kong does a dab in Mario Kart 8, but the youth of England disagree. David is trying to settle back down to Earth after the best day of his life and Sean is editing the…
056: Dying Format
May 16, 2017 • 123 min
James is off sick this week so you’re treated to a three man show. David has been listening to Midnight Resistance, Mat has been unfollowing everyone on Twitter and Sean has been squirming in his seat like the little mug he is. We’ll be rid of him soon.…
055: Gary Gunman
May 9, 2017 • 121 min
The E3 show negotiations finally come to an end as Mat steps up to call Farlong’s bluff. David can’t get into a game about font, Sean struggles to fill his news segment with anything interesting and Peter Molyneux almost slips up and says something he…
054: In China
May 2, 2017 • 123 min
This week the boys have been playing Mario Kart and although they’re loving the game, they have a few bones to pick with how the Switch works online. Sean announces his Tranmere player of the season for 2016/17 and negations regarding the E3 show continue…
053: Not Impossible
Apr 25, 2017 • 131 min
David and James return and they have a few things to straighten out; covering everything from last week’s show to the upcoming E3 shows. Dave does a heel turn on a game, Sean tries to talk his way out of his Metal Slug graphics comments and Mat gets his…
052: Yooka Failee
Apr 18, 2017 • 134 min
Dave’s watching Broadchurch, James is away with “work”, so Mat and Sean are left to pick up the pieces. Aided by Leon Cox and Darren Gargette - two people from some tin-pot podcast you’ve never heard of - the boys talk about Nintendo being weird, Yooka…
051: Dry Bants
Apr 11, 2017 • 121 min
Sean pulls a sickie this week, so stepping in is Gamespot UK Editor Tamoor Hussain. They talk Xbox Specs, Nintendo Directs and whether Zelda should be compared to Horizon Zero Dawn. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG Watch…
050: Moving The TV
Apr 4, 2017 • 158 min
This week’s show starts with an explanation of what happened to delay episode 049, moves onto the right wing agenda and ends with advice on where to position your TV. Enjoy. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG Watch Twitch…
049: Joining The Club
Mar 29, 2017 • 153 min
Sean adds his own news to the news segment, the fans complain about the music on last week’s show and David tries to explain why he’s actually enjoying Mass Effect Andromeda. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG Watch Twitch…
048: 1 Planet
Mar 21, 2017 • 125 min
Mat returns this week and walks into an intergalactic argument. David isn’t happy and Sean gets the hump that people ask him what he’s been playing this week. Basically it’s a grumpy show. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG…
047: Nuanced
Mar 14, 2017 • 149 min
Mat is out again this week so stepping in his shoes is Gary Dooton. Along with the games they’ve played the talk about the tips they’ve learned for surviving the mean streets of their home towns. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher…
046: The Switch Launch Special
Mar 7, 2017 • 178 min
Mat, Sean and James talk about the Nintendo Switch while Dave doesn’t. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG Watch Twitch YouTube Contact thecomputergameshow@gmail.com Twitter Instagram Facebook Discord Follow…
045: There Are Reasons
Feb 28, 2017 • 112 min
Mat is out this week watching the return of hit British dreams series Broadchurch. In his place is outsider Jon Denton. This week James asks his wife about buying a Switch, Sean’s defences are up and David talks about his bum hole. Listen Apple Podcasts…
044: A Deal is a Deal
Feb 21, 2017 • 124 min
Mat turns up late and hasn’t done his job, David can’t wait to talk about a potential GOTY contender, Sean has been playing with Lego and James has been dreaming. Another episode of TCGS for you, you lucky sods. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast…
043: Lost Balloon
Feb 14, 2017 • 134 min
James and David clash again, this time over whether or not predictions should be discussed at length. Mat is proud of his own bravery, while Sean struggles to answer a simple question. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG Watch…
042: Hugging Bastion
Feb 7, 2017 • 135 min
Sean shows off with his news section while Mat finds it hard to move off of the Switch chat. James confesses about his love for Animal Crossing characters and David tries to wrap his head around sales predictions. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts…
TCGS x Capone Adam: 41.1
Feb 3, 2017 • 165 min
TCGS x Capone Adam: 41.1 Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG Watch Twitch YouTube Contact thecomputergameshow@gmail.com Twitter Instagram Facebook Discord Follow @davidturners@jcafarley@matmurray@CaptainTossArtwork by…
041: Fear
Jan 31, 2017 • 150 min
James, David, Mat and Sean spend two and a half hours trying to fill time. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG Watch Twitch YouTube Contact thecomputergameshow@gmail.com Twitter Instagram Facebook Discord Follow…
040: Preorder
Jan 25, 2017 • 129 min
James, David and Sean are keen to hear what Mat thinks of the switch and David is interested in why James has still got his preorder. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG Watch Twitch YouTube Contact…
039: Switch Hands On
Jan 18, 2017 • 70 min
James, David and Sean are joined by Andrew Smith (Spilt Milk Studios), Joe Skrebels (IGN) and Mark Reay (Honourable Mentions) as they get a hands on with Nintendo’s new console, the Nintendo Switch. They talk games, expectations and what they think of the…
038: Switchbound
Jan 11, 2017 • 148 min
The Computer Game Show is back and there’s some beef to settle. David, Mat, James and Sean talk about the GOTY show and read out the listener feedback. Leaks are discussed and Sean lies about what he’s used his Gear VR for. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket…
037: GOTY 2016
Dec 22, 2016 • 144 min
This week the boys sit down to decide what their game of the year was by putting them up against each other. Only one game can be crowned TCGS GOTY 2016, but which one was it? Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG Watch Twitch…
036: The Draft
Dec 14, 2016 • 111 min
In this week’s show the boys put together a GOTY contender list in preparation for next week’s GOTY show. 16 of the best games of the year. Which ones made it? Find out in the all new episode of the popular computer gaming podcast The Computer Game Show.…
035: On Mute
Dec 7, 2016 • 150 min
Mat edited this one because David was at his office Christmas party. For some reason David still has to write this bit. Even while insanely hungover and tired. We chat about games and that. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG…
034: James is Sorry
Nov 30, 2016 • 126 min
After a lot of feedback from the listeners, James is faced with the reality of his behaviour over the past few weeks. Mat has a bone to pick with David and after they all spend the week with Virginia, they’re all up for talking about it in a spoiler way.…
033: Mighty Ducks
Nov 23, 2016 • 119 min
Sean and Mat are out this week leaving no choice but to call back Gary Dooton, and he has some beef with David. Turns out that he didn’t quite agree with his thoughts on Everybody’s Gone To The Rapture and wanted to try and convince him not to give up…
032: Pro
Nov 16, 2016 • 143 min
This week we find out what Mat thinks of his new PS4 Pro and whether he thinks it’s worth getting one. David tries to play down his love for Titanfall 2 and James gives his view on the latest CoD. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher…
031: The Dominant Arm Should Be Your News
Nov 9, 2016 • 124 min
David and James are both away for the week celebrating their birthdays, so it’s left for Sean to take up hosting duties, Mat to talk about VR games, and this week’s special guests Gary Dooton and Tamoor Hussain to talk about Hitman, Overwatch, and…
030: Your Podcast is Ready
Nov 2, 2016 • 47 min
Mat sits out this week and now regular guest Jon Denton joins us to talk Titanfall and his experiences with PSVR. James tries and fails to justify his mistakes again and also offers a news story that isn’t worth mentioning here. Basically, he’s on thin…
029: Switch
Oct 26, 2016 • 158 min
It’s been a busy week in gaming, so David, Sean, Mat and James focus the majority of the show talking about announcements rather than the games they’ve played. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG Watch Twitch YouTube Contact…
028: PSVR Special
Oct 19, 2016 • 141 min
The boys sit down for a special episode streamed live on YouTube. After a weekend of playing with the PSVR they talk about their first impressions of the headset, games and where the future of VR stands for gaming. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts…
027: Questions
Oct 12, 2016 • 123 min
This week it’s Sean’s turn to put his feet up. Honestly I don’t know why I bother. I’m the only one that’s been on every episode now. Everyone else seems to just turn up when they want. The disrespect for the listeners is disgusting. Oh Leon Cox is on…
026: Agenda
Oct 5, 2016 • 109 min
James returns and wants to talk about a certain news story that’s been on his mind all week. Mat wants to chair a meeting for the big PSVR launch weekend and David gets his knickers in a twist yet again. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast…
025: Forever The Tip
Sep 28, 2016 • 126 min
James is out, so Andrew from Spilt Milk Studios is in to give us insight into what it’s like to host a Developer Session at EGX, all the after show party gossip and what was in his goody bag. They then all go on and on about the games they’ve been playing…
024: Smough
Sep 21, 2016 • 136 min
Things calm down a bit this week as the boys get into the news about Sony v Sean Murray and how PSVR is shaping up. They also have to mention the little GMA slip up in the week and how it destroyed their lives. They talk about what games they’ve been…
023: Forgotten Chocolate
Sep 14, 2016 • 107 min
After a week of reflecting on what they have done, Mat and James get a chance to read what our listeners thought of their disgusting attitude. I think they came around to David’s way of thinking. Well Mat did anyway. James will never admit he’s wrong. He…
022: Full of Stars
Sep 7, 2016 • 133 min
David needs to pull rank on James and Mat as they try everything they can to destroy everything he’s worked so hard to achieve not only for himself but for everyone associated with the show. The editing, the jokes, the opinions. Non-stop late nights…
021: Refunded
Aug 31, 2016 • 105 min
James takes a week off at the worst possible time but the lads are joined by a returning special guest Jon Denton. They look at the new Galaxy Style 3DS, whether getting refunds on No Man’s Sky is as bad as people are making out and talk about the games…
020: Do You Say Super?
Aug 24, 2016 • 67 min
Sean is off this week and with a guest unable to make the recording we’re down to a three man show. Dave talks about No Man’s Sky, James talks about yet another Metroid game and as usual the questions turn into utter madness. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket…
019: Hi James
Aug 17, 2016 • 146 min
This week the boys discuss No Man’s Sky to death from initial impressions to the chat that’s been going on around it. David interviews Shaz Yousaf from Honey Tribe Studios about their upcoming game BFF or Die and James says ‘Yes’ in a weird way. Listen…
018: Forty Quid
Aug 10, 2016 • 63 min
Sean finally gets the internet, James spend the evening in the laundry room and the boys talk about the possibility of sponsorship. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG Watch Twitch YouTube Contact thecomputergameshow@gmail.com…
017: Fireworks
Aug 3, 2016 • 44 min
Sean is still without the internet, James is sitting in the middle of Swiss National Day and old friend Chet Roivas joins the guys to talk Gal Gun, the NX and the leaked No Man’s Sky info. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast Stitcher SPOnG…
016: Unsubbed
Jul 27, 2016 • 58 min
Sean is busy moving house so Chris Bratt steps in to talk about VR Porn and Sonic before everyone talks about the games they’ve played. Mat goes into spoiler territory after completing Life is Strange and the questions section gets overshadowed by Chris’…
015: The Simon Quest
Jul 20, 2016 • 116 min
James is out this week due to internet troubles so David, Mat and Sean are joined by newly appointed UK Editor of Gamespot and Chat Very Good presenter Tamoor Hussain as they talk about YouTube comments, the games they’ve played and answer questions from…
014: The Pit
Jul 13, 2016 • 124 min
David needs to clear something up before everyone considers the future of Microsoft and Sony. They talk about Pokemon Go, to James’ delight and go over everything they’ve played. This one comes to a crashing halt. Sorry about that. Listen Apple Podcasts…
013: Rumours
Jul 6, 2016 • 131 min
As another slow news week in the gaming world hits. Sean turns to the facts that he found about the NX. Genuine facts from someone he trusts on this stuff. After the other listen to these facts that are all true they then talk in a spoiler free way about…
012: This is England
Jun 29, 2016 • 92 min
Everyone is in low spirits this week but attempt to try and cheer up by talking about the games they’ve played this week before turning to the most depressing listeners in the world and answering their depressing questions. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket…
011: Salty Dave
Jun 23, 2016 • 119 min
The boys go over the E3 show last week and David has a few words to say about the lies he was told. They then go over their predictions and see how wrong they were before talking about the games they’ve played that week. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts…
010: Telling Turner
Jun 16, 2016 • 162 min
David avoids all E3 news and leaves it to Mat, Sean and James to run him through everything that happened. Will David be impressed? Will the others take an opportunity to drop a few fibs in? Find out… NOW. Listen Apple Podcasts Pocket Casts Overcast acast…
009: Predictions
Jun 8, 2016 • 98 min
James and Mat return just in time to join the predictions show. This week the boys go over E3 2016 and offer up their predictions on what will be announced. Some play it safe, while others go for broke. They then look into the predictions offered up by…
008: Peaked
Jun 1, 2016 • 107 min
This week is a three man show. Sean and David are joined by Jon Denton of Chet and Jon fame. They discuss the No Man’s Sky delay as well as the soon to be launched Last Guardian. Overwatch is discussed along with INKS and more Dark Souls chat. Listen…
007: Egg
May 25, 2016 • 89 min
Mat is out this week thanks to the crime rate in Leeds so the boys turn to an old friend to fill his boots. James questions what Rockstar have for us next and then gets angry, David plays the sequel to one of his favourite games of all time and Egg talks…
006: Out of Ten
May 18, 2016 • 93 min
This week the boys talk about Lionhead, review scores and what games they’ve been playing before getting stuck into Uncharted 4and Doom. Then turning to questions raises the subject of how games are valued and what should be conceded when looking at the…
005: Hitting Record
May 11, 2016 • 96 min
Incredibly James managed to hit record this week which means you get to hear the boys talk about the Call of Duty Infinite and Battlefield 1 announcements along with James’ latest rumours and the games they’ve played this week. Listen Apple Podcasts…
004: A New Fan
Apr 27, 2016 • 97 min
This week the boys look back on the Xbox 360’s life after the announcement that it’s being discontinued then look to the future and discuss the rumours of the updated current-gen consoles. David talks about his time with Sega Rally while Mat experiences…
003: Too Tired to Dad
Apr 20, 2016 • 88 min
Mat completes Uncharted and moves onto Uncharted 2, giving his opinions on the dated classic while discussing his new venture into streaming. Sean and Dave discuss Dark Souls 3 and whether or not it maintains the high standard of the Souls games series…
002: The Challenge
Apr 13, 2016 • 96 min
Mat takes on a challenge that he might soon regret, the TCGS Twitch channel is launched and the boys discuss rumours on the new Zelda game. They also talk about what games they’ve been playing while Mat discusses his experience with the HTC Vive… if…
001: Hello
Apr 6, 2016 • 72 min
The Computer Game Show is a podcast about Computer Games. This week David, Sean, Mat and James talk about the games they’ve been playing since the New Year, including The Division, Fallout 4, Trackmania Turbo, Far Cry Primal and Miitomo, along with…