Video Games Were A Mistake

Video Games Were A Mistake
Benson, Ian, and Jermaine get together to talk about video games every week! Discord:

Now THIS is Ray Tracing - 8/22/2018 - Episode 21
Aug 23, 2018 • 105 min
All the seats are taken for episode 21 of Video Games Were a Mistake. During his brief sickness hiatus, Benson found his way back to Dead Cells which the entire crew is enthralled with at this time. Ian is still hunting all the monsters and Jermaine…
Down with the Sickness - 8/15/2018 - Episode 20
Aug 16, 2018 • 68 min
Welcome to episode 20 of Video Games Were a Mistake! This week Benson was feeling under the weather so Jermaine and Ian took charge and jumped head first into this week in the world of video games. Despite our minor protest, Ian took the plunge into…
No Man’s Malta - 8/8/2018 - Episode 19
Aug 9, 2018 • 90 min
We took a mini break but Video Games Were a Mistake is back! Fresh back from Malta, Ian shared his thoughts on Thumper, Hammerwatch, and his fun adventures with Yakuza 0. Benson jumped back into No Man’s Sky, played a bit more of Dead Cells, and started a…
Beer Darts - 7/25/2018 - Episode 18
Jul 26, 2018 • 103 min
Welcome to episode 18 of Video Games Were a Mistake! This week the crew talks about a surprising amount of old games as the summer drought continues to persist. Benson introduced everyone to quite possibly the greatest drinking game ever invented by the…
INTERVIEW: Andrew W.K - 7/19/2018
Jul 19, 2018 • 18 min
Ian sits down with Andrew W.K. to talk about Rage 2! Hope you enjoy this special episode as much as we enjoyed making it. If you’d like to read the entire interview, check it out here! If you’d like to hear more of our content, you can check us out at…
Free to Play Fireworks - 7/11/2018 - Episode 17
Jul 11, 2018 • 62 min
After a glorious 4th of July break, the VGWAM crew is back! This week Ian convinced everyone to check out Warframe again, was somewhat disappointed with Fear the Wolves, and attempted to make Toukiden 2 sound like something that was worth playing.…
Guns, Bugs, and Hawaiian Shirts - 6/28/2018 - Episode 16
Jun 28, 2018 • 81 min
The crew is back together for talk of fashionable shirts and video games! But mostly games. Ian’s been wrapping up Assassin’s Creed Origins and checked out a little stealth shooter called Acid Spy. Jermaine has been back in the Diablo 3 mines, and had a…
E3 Wasn’t a Mistake - 6/21/2018 - Episode 15
Jun 22, 2018 • 90 min
Jermaine has returned, but Benson is out on a secret mission! Ian talks about becoming one of those Dynasty Warriors weirdos, and a little card game called Slay the Spire. Then it’s Story Time With Jermaine as he relates his time in Los Angeles for the…
Swipe Left BioWare, Swipe Right Bethesda? - Episode 14 - 6/13/2018
Jun 14, 2018 • 98 min
It’s a skeleton crew this week, with Roving Correspondent Jermaine prowling the show floor of E3 in Los Angeles. Benson and Ian have lots to talk about though, and they cover some lovely VR experiences, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, and then make a dash…
Sexy Sweaty Vampires - Episode 13 - 6/6/2018
Jun 6, 2018 • 80 min
Welcome faithful listeners and fresh newcomers to episode 13 of Video Games Were a Mistake. This is the episode before the video game industry showers us with all of the latest and greatest news/announcements from our favorite companies and developers. On…
Press X to Gain Equal Rights - Episode 12 - 5/30/2018
May 30, 2018 • 116 min
Welcome to a jam packed episode of Video Games Were a Mistake! It’s that time of year where a lot of major E3 announcements get leaked out and this week was no exception. The crew talks about the new Fallout trailer, the plethora of Pokemon titles…
Breaking Plague Hearts All Over Town - Episode 11 - 5/23/2018
May 24, 2018 • 63 min
We’re missing one Benson due to an infected zed bite, but Jermaine and Ian are back to talk about the latest and greatest in games this week. Jermaine checked out Overwatch’s anniversary event, and finished God of War. Ian’s been into Destiny 2’s Warmind…
INTERVIEW: Weather Factory founders Alexis Kennedy and Lottie Bevan
May 22, 2018 • 45 min
Cultist Simulator is a difficult game to classify - it’s a card-based strategy game, but also a Lovecraftian weird fiction engine that focuses on discovery through exploration and dreaming. Ian spoke with creators Alexis Kennedy and Lottie Bevan, who…
It’s Gonna Be Mue - Episode 10 - 5/16/2018
May 15, 2018 • 69 min
Oh did you miss us? We’ve missed you too! Welcome to episode 10 of Video Games Were A Mistake? This week was a mini skeleton crew with Benson and Jermaine while Ian handled some life business. He was missed but rest assured, you haven’t heard the last of…
Frosted Mini Gods - Episode 9 - 4/26/2018
Apr 25, 2018 • 94 min
If losing power 5 minutes into the latest show won’t stop us, nothing will! Welcome to episode 9 of Video Games Were a Mistake. As probably predicted, Jermaine went gaga over God of War, Ian dipped his toes into the world of Frostpunk, and Benson jumped…
Fishing with Billy Mitchell - Episode 8 - 4/18/2018
Apr 17, 2018 • 98 min
We are back at it again! Fishing Strike for iOS consumed two-thirds of the cast this week, Jermaine finally started playing Darkest Dungeon, and Ian opened our eyes to an Android game called Guild of Dungeoneering. Benson goes deep on Fishing Strike and…
Nicki Minaj presents DropMix - Episode 7 - 4/11/2018
Apr 11, 2018 • 100 min
This week Benson regales us with tales of the Pax in Boston. He was able to get hands on Divinity 2, Dark Souls for the Switch, Dropmix, a little indie game called Below, Detroit: Become Human, and Phantom Doctrine. Ian is still digging Dying Light and…
Kinda? - Episode 6 - 4/5/2018
Apr 4, 2018 • 0 min
Benson is at PAX East so we’ll be back next week with plenty to talk about! Send in anything you’d like to know about to Thanks again!
Bass Pro Shops 5 - Episode 5 - 3/28/2018
Mar 27, 2018 • 61 min
This week we go live and stream while podcasting! Ian goes in depth with his time with Far Cry 5, Benson talks about his time with Ni No Kuni, and Jermaine found a new addiction in Hearthstone. We briefly touch on more VR news and Benson provides one of…
More like Sea of Sucks - Episode 4 - 3/21/2018
Mar 21, 2018 • 85 min
This week we attempt to scavenge the little bits of news that occured over the past week. Ian shared a terrifying airplane story, Benson got sucked back into PUBG, and Jermaine is still addicted to Vermintide 2. We also discuss the Fortnite news eruption…
Quattro Bloops - Episode 3 - 3/13/2018
Mar 17, 2018 • 100 min
This week we got some breathing room from 2018’s initial flood of new releases, which means we’ve… mostly been playing Vermintide 2. But there’s plenty of non-Skaven-related news to discuss, too - Benson has returned from the wilderness, Ian is returning…
Sex Blob Firmware - Episode 2 - 3/7/2018
Mar 17, 2018 • 96 min
The VGWAM crew is back, and we’re congratulating Game Informer on 300 issues, talking punchy mechs, and updating our sex blob firmware. Discord:
Introductory Episode!!!! - Episode 1 - 3/1/2018
Mar 17, 2018 • 98 min
Our introductory cast! Benson, Ian, and Jermaine combine forces to tell you what was good last year in video games and what’s good so far this year (and what to avoid). Discord =