The Player's Club Podcast

The Player's Club Podcast

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Keepin’ It 💯 Ep 3: Portal vs. Portal 2, God of War III vs. God of War (2018), and more!
Mar 30 • 116 min
What’s up! Emmett Watkins Jr’s new podcast is finally here! You know the name of the game, I take 100 of my favorite games and rank them over the course of these episodes but pairing each of them up, head to head. There’s gonna be a lot of hard truths and…
The Player’s Club Podcast Ep 12: Darksiders II, Star Wars: The Old Republic, and Other Games to Play During Quarantine
Mar 25 • 134 min
What’s Up, Playa? This week Emmett Watkins Jr and Allan Muir, after discussing the games they’ve been playing this week, are gonna recommend some meaty games to sink your teeth into in light of oodles of free time at home we have thanks to this Covid-19…
Keepin’ It 💯 Ep 2: Spec Ops: The Line vs Max Payne 3, A Short Hike vs Doki Doki Literature Club, & more!
Mar 22 • 121 min
What’s up! Emmett Watkins Jr’s new podcast is finally here! You know the name of the game, I take 100 of my favorite games and rank them over the course of these episodes but pairing each of them up, head to head. There’s gonna be a lot of hard truths and…
The Player’s Club Podcast Ep 11: The Last of Us, Mafia III, & Other Game to TV Adaptations We Would Binge While Quarantined
Mar 19 • 117 min
What’s Up Playa? This week Emmett Watkins Jr and Allan Muir are talking about the games they’ve played over the last week, then we fantasize about some games that would make awesome TV show adaptations in light of the announcement of the “The Last of Us”…
Keepin’ It 💯 Ep1: Uncharted 2 vs. Lost Legacy, The Last of Us vs. Nier Automata, and more!
Mar 15 • 102 min
What’s up! Emmett Watkins Jr’s new podcast is finally here! You know the name of the game, I take 100 of my favorite games and rank them over the course of these episodes but pairing each of them up, head to head. There’s gonna be a lot of hard truths and…
The Player’s Club Podcast Ep 10: Final Fantasy VII Remake, The Division 2, and Emmett’s Top 100 Games
Mar 13 • 168 min
What’s Up Playa? This week Emmett Watkins Jr and Allan Muir are talking about the games they’ve played over the last few days, and then Emmett takes over the special segment to mull over his favorite 100 games of all time. Emmett talks about his time with…
The Player’s Club Podcast Ep 9: Pokemon Let’s Go, Transformers Devastation, and Xbox Series X News
Mar 4 • 109 min
What’s Up Playa? This week Emmett Watkins Jr and Allan Muir are back to talk about what their playing and a special topic at the end of the show, which this time is about the incoming Xbox Series X. Emmett talks about his attempt at clearing his backlog…
The Player’s Club Podcast Ep 8: Metro Exodus, Torchlight III, Pokemon, and Other Games You Can Make in Dreams
Feb 26 • 105 min
What’s Up, Playa? This week Emmett Watkins Jr and Allan Muir talk about what they’ve been playing and also look at Media Molecule’s Dreams, the biggest new release of the last few days. This week, Emmett talks about his time with both Metro Exodus and…
The Player’s Club Podcast Ep 7: The Witcher 2, Metro Exodus, and our Favorite PlayStation Plus Games of Last Gen
Feb 10 • 121 min
What’s Up, Playa? This week is Emmett Watkins Jr and Allan Muir talk about what they’ve been playing and also look back at their favorite free PlayStation Plus games on PS3. In the case of Emmett, he’s been playing Torchlight 2 and Metro Exodus. In the…
The Player’s Club Podcast Ep 6: The Surge, Bioshock, and Dormant Franchises We Hope To See Return
Feb 5 • 153 min
What’s up, Playa? This week is Emmett Watkins Jr and Allan Muir to talk to you about what they’ve been playing and speculate on what game series we can expect in the next generation. Emmett talks about his time with The Surge and Comet Crash 2 and Al…
The Player’s Club Podcast Ep 5: This Episode Has Been Delayed to Fall 2020
Jan 27 • 85 min
What’s Up, Playa? This week is Emmett Watkins Jr and Allan Muir to talk to you about what they’ve been playing and all of the games that have been getting delayed this past week. Emmett talks about his time with Control’s new Expeditions mode and…
The Player’s Club Podcast Ep 4: Cyberpunk, Dreams, and Every Other Game We’re Looking Forward to in 2020
Jan 16 • 131 min
What’s Up, Playa? This week is Emmett Watkins Jr and Allan Muir to talk to you about what they’ve been playing and the games they are most excited about for 2020. Emmett talks about his time with Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order and Ring Fit Adventure, while…
PlayStation All-Stars Ultimate Roster Showdown: The Grand Finale
Dec 30, 2019 • 111 min
This is it, the culmination of 20 matchups over 11 months, with 40 different PlayStation icons, mascots, and characters. We’ve come a long way from the starting 11, and now it’s time for Emmett Watkins Jr, Graydon Webb, and Josh Miller to look back at…
The Player’s Club Podcast Ep 3: Resident Evil 2, Titanfall 2, and The Game Awards and State of Play Aftermath
Dec 18, 2019 • 126 min
What’s Up, Playa? This episode, we go over all the winners and announcements from the Game Awards and go over all the announcements from the last State of Play of 2019. But to start, Emmett Watkins Jr and Allan Muir, discuss the games they have been…
The Player’s Club Podcast Ep 2: Gears 5, Life is Strange 2, and Our Favorite PlayStation Memories
Dec 11, 2019 • 137 min
What’s up, Playa? This week, Emmett Watkins Jr, Graydon Webb, and Allan Muir are here to discuss what’s happening in video games this week! This episode, Emmett talks about Gears 5 and My Friend Pedro, Allan Muir discusses Darksiders Genesis and MLB The…
The Player’s Club Podcast Ep. 1: Crying Devils, Aging Rain, and The Game Awards Predictions
Dec 2, 2019 • 170 min
What’s up, Playa? We are finally back with another episode of the Player’s Club Podcast! This week, Emmett Watkins Jr, Josh Miller, and Allan Muir are here to discuss what’s happening in video games this week! With a new name for the podcast comes a new…
The Player’s Club Podcast Episode 0: A Homecoming/Mission Statement
Nov 19, 2019 • 35 min
After a bit of a hiatus, the boys are back! This time under a new banner and for a different site as well! Emmett and Allan are joined by Graydon Webb and Josh Miller to talk about the status of where we all used to write and why Allan chose to go home…
Episode 37: GamesCom Surprises! Gears 5 Horde Mode! Death Stranding! Insomniac Acquisition! Nate Dogg!
Aug 22, 2019 • 76 min
RIP to the legend Nate Dogg. Today, we recorded the show right in the middle of all the Gamescom news so it was a much more delightfully hecktic show than usual. Emmett talks about his time with Hard Reset Redux and Allan talks more about Dragon Age…
Episode 36: Fantasy Game Overload, Sunset Overdrive, and Violence in Video Games Overreaction
Aug 15, 2019 • 113 min
Welcome back to the show! Emmett and Allan are back again to tell you all about what they’ve been playing and also discuss some of the recent gaming related events. Allan has been knee deep in both The Witcher 3 and Dragon Age: Inquisition. Emmett has…
Episode 35: Emmett likes Wolfenstein Youngblood, Allan was right about Fallout 76, and a Bethesda.net account is required to play this title
Aug 1, 2019 • 103 min
A Bethesda.net Account Is Required to Play This Title This week, Emmett and Allan have a slightly more lowkey show as the news takes a backseat to the games we’ve been playing. Emmett talks about his time with Wolfenstein Youngblood and Fallout 76, while…
Episode 34: Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 is Fun, Watch Dogs: Legion is in Controversy, and Google Stadia Still has a Lot of Questions to Answer
Jul 26, 2019 • 147 min
LISTENERS…Assemble. Welcome back to the podcast! This week, Emmett and Allan are finally joined by a guess, Gary Gallimore of Legion of Toons! Emmett talks more about his time with Supraland and briefly discusses his time with the Gears 5 Tech Test.…
Episode 33: Apex Legends Season 2 is Great, Supraland is Surprising, and Switch Lite is Polarizing
Jul 17, 2019 • 75 min
FINALLY A REAL DPAD Welcome to another, mercifully short, episode of the podcast! This week, Allan talks a bit more about his time with Mass Effect 2 while Emmett discusses how much he’d been enjoying Supraland and Apex Legends Season 2. In the news, we…
Episode 32: Sony is Acquiring Studios, Mass Effect 2 is Still Great, and Emmett’s Backlog is too Big
Jul 10, 2019 • 115 min
ANOTHA ONE Welcome to another episode of the podcast! This week, Allan discusses his time with a bunch of games, including Mass Effect 1 and 2 on PC and Emmett talks about his time with Apex Legends Season 2, Immortal Redneck, and more. In the news, we…
Episode 31: Super Hot Speculation of The Last of Us Part II’s Release Date (ft. Warframe)
Jul 3, 2019 • 120 min
SUPER HOT SUPER HOT SUPER HOT Welcome back to the podcast! This week, Allan and Emmett have returned to talk about the latest in gaming news and what we’ve been playing. Allan has had his hands in Warframe, Life is Strange Before the Storm, and more.…
Episode 30: Cyberpunk! Watch Dogs Legion! Final Fantasy VII Remake! Avengers? Let’s Recap E3 2019
Jun 19, 2019 • 209 min
THE TIME HAS COME, EVERYONE! E3 2019 has officially come and gone, and Los Harrow Games has had our ear to the ground and learned about a lot of new games. In this episode, we talk about all of the major press conferences, some of the individual game…
Episode 29: Double Stuffed full of E3 2019 Predictions!
Jun 4, 2019 • 182 min
ARE YA READY FOR SOME GAMING!? This week, Allan and Emmett are joined by Javon and Graydon for a massive episode! On the eve of the Electronic Entertainment Expo, we dedicate this entire episode to predicting what will go down at the show. We got…
Episode 28: PlayDate’s Crank, Yakuza’s Brutality, and MomoCon’s Indie Games
May 29, 2019 • 137 min
Ready to Crank it? This week on the podcast, Allan and Emmett are talking about the latest gaming news and their impressions of recent and upcoming games. Allan talks about his time with Star Wars: The Old Republic, Star Trek Online, and Yakuza Kiwami.…
Episode 27: Rage 2 is Pretty Good, Fallout 76 Might Not Be Terrible, and Sony and Microsoft Just Ended the Console Wars
May 22, 2019 • 135 min
READY TO DIE!? Welcome back to the podcast! This week Allan and Emmett are here to discuss what they’ve been playing. This week Al talks about revisiting Far Cry: New Dawn and Fallout 76. Emmett talks about Energy Cycle, his newly purchased Titanfall 2…
Episode 26: Rage 1 Retrospective, God of War a Year Later, and the Troubling Workplaces of Riot and NetherRealm
May 14, 2019 • 144 min
GET READY TO RAGE! This week, Allan, Emmett, and Graydon have come back to talk about some video games! Allan talks about his time with WWE 2K18, Graydon talks about his time with MLB The Show 19 and God of War’s reboot, and Emmett talks about his time…
Episode 25: More-derlands 3 (ft. Splitgate Arena Warfare, Days Gone, and Positive Comments about the Sonic Movie)
May 7, 2019 • 143 min
Greetings, Minion! Today Allan and Emmett are back for a 1 on 1 Firechat Style episode, but that doesn’t mean we’re slacking on the content! Allan talks about his continued playtime in Days Gone and his time with Star Wars The Old Republic. Emmett gives…
Episode 24: After Too Many Days Gone, We Return with Dangerous Dreams and PlayStation 5!
Apr 29, 2019 • 149 min
We’re in the Endgame now, folks. But first, the podcast makes it’s triumphant return with Allan, Emmett, and Josh come together again to talk about the biggest stories of the last two weeks. Josh talks about his time with Cuphead on Switch and Astro Bot…
Episode 23: Risk of Rain 2, Wario 64’s Nintendo Direct, and other Tales from the Borderlands
Apr 10, 2019 • 111 min
WELCOME BACK TO WRESTLEMANIA! This week, Allan, Emmett, and Hunter come together again to give you a bunch of Wrestlemania updates, and to talk about video games, too. Hunter talks about revisiting Minecraft, Emmett talks about his time with Risk of Rain…
Episode 22: PAX Has Wonderful Games, Borderlands 3 Has Billions of Guns, and Dreams Has a Release Date!
Apr 1, 2019 • 141 min
Take me out to the balllllll game! This week, Allan, Emmett, and Graydon are here to breakdown the hype announcements and talk about what eve played recently. Emmett talks about his time with Tetris 99 and Mortal Kombat 9 on Vita. Allan talks about his…
Episode 21: Who Cares About Borderlands 3 When We Could Have Bulletstorm 2? Also, MLB The Show is GOTY
Mar 26, 2019 • 149 min
Welcome back, Vault Hunter! This week, Allan, Emmett, and Graydon have returned after a week long hiatus to talk about the latest news and games we’ve been playing. Emmett oozes his love for Deep Rock Galactic and Steamworld Dig 2, Graydon discusses his…
Episode 20: While the Vita Rests in Peace, the PC Welcomes Master Chief
Mar 12, 2019 • 120 min
Yo, Vita means life. This week, Allan, Emmett, and Graydon are here to talk about the games they’ve been playing. Allan talks about his time replaying The Last of Us and buying old Pokémon games. Graydon talks about revisiting Call of Duty and beating…
The PlayStation All-Stars Ultimate Roster Showdown: Matches 1-4 Recap
Mar 8, 2019 • 106 min
Welcome back to The PlayStation All-Stars Ultimate Roster Showdown! Remember PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale? Despite selling over 1 million copies, DLC support was canceled early on, and the game has been largely forgotten as it’s online servers are…
Episode 19: Life is Strange, Pokémon is Cute, and Borderlands 3 is Long Overdue
Mar 4, 2019 • 107 min
Greetings, Vault Hunters! This week, Allan, Emmett, and Hunter come together to talk about a bunch of different games. Allan talks about his time with Life is Strange and Dragon Age Inquisition. Emmett talks about his time with Halo and Metal Gear Rising…
Episode 18: The Odd Release of Dreams and the Rumored Synergy Between Xbox and Nintendo
Feb 26, 2019 • 102 min
No, you’re not dreaming, Green Book won best picture. But at least you get a news episode of the podcast! This week, Allan and Emmett are joined again by Josh to discuss a bunch of stuff. Emmett wrapped up Shadow Warrior 2, Josh wrapped up Titanfall 2,…
Episode 17: Crackdown 3 is Fun, Metro Exodus is Surprising, and Activision is Bad, but Nintendo is Good
Feb 17, 2019 • 155 min
Welcome back, Artyom! Allan and Emmett is joined again by Aneudys to talk about a whole lot of games this week! Allan got his hands on all of the big 3 releases of the week: Metro Exodus, Crackdown 3, and Far Cry New Dawn. Emmett has been playing a bunch…
Episode 16: Apex Legends is Dope, The Outer Worlds sounds Dope, The Division 2 is Fine, but Red Dead Redemption is…Bad?
Feb 11, 2019 • 163 min
What’s Jablin, Jables! This week we have Allan and Emmett returning with Graydon and a brief visit from Hunter. Just about all of us have been knee deep in Apex Legends, so you’ll hear opinions on it from someone who’s a huge Titanfall 2 fan (Emmett) and…
Episode 15: Dreams is Blowing Minds, Titanfall is Going Battle Royale, and PS5 is Happening?
Feb 4, 2019 • 148 min
Welcome back, Pilot! This week, we finally get Josh Miller and Cam Dagg on the show with the usual Allan and Emmett to talk about a bunch of stuff. We talk more about Insomniac’s Spider-Man, talk about the free to play game Let it Die, have a big…
The PlayStation All-Stars Ultimate Roster Showdown: An Introduction
Jan 31, 2019 • 106 min
Welcome to The PlayStation All-Stars Ultimate Roster Showdown! Remember PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale? Despite selling over 1 million copies, DLC support was canceled early on, and the game has been largely forgotten as it’s online servers are now…
Episode 14: Resident Evil 2 Love, A PlayStation Fan Tries PC Gaming, and the Dreams Beta is Crazy
Jan 28, 2019 • 116 min
You were almost a Jill-Sandwich! Were back with yet another episode of the show! This week, Emmett, Hunter, and Allan brought back Andy Sitz to talk all about how great Resident Evil 2 is (spoiler free of course). We also let Emmett talk about his foray…
Episode 13: EA’s Mismanagement of Star Wars, Metro Exodus Excitement, and more Spider-Man Love
Jan 22, 2019 • 110 min
May the force be with you! We start the show by talking about the games we’ve been playing, such as Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, Sound Shapes, Spider-Man, Metal Gear Revengeance, God of War, Resident Evil 2, Spyro Reignited Trilogy, and Star Trek Online. But…
Episode 12: Resident Evil 2, Bungie and Activision Divorce, and a LOT of Inappropriate Jokes
Jan 13, 2019 • 149 min
Welcome back! This week, Allan and Emmett bring Graydon back on to get a little bit crazy. Allan talks his time with the Resident Evil 2 demo and Star Trek Online. Emmett talks about his time with the Spyro 1 remaster and the PSVR game, Statik. And…
Episode 11: The Games of The Year 2018 Special
Jan 6, 2019 • 164 min
It’s time ladies and gentlemen! In this episode, Emmett Watkins Jr, Allan Muir, and, returning to the show, Lou Gonzalez, come together to talk about the best games of 2018. From web slingers, to cowboys, to robots, to old Gods, we go over it all here.…
Episode 10: A look back at 2018
Dec 30, 2018 • 148 min
Happy New Year to you and yours! 🎊 This weeks episode, Emmett and Allan are accompanied by Graydon and Aneudys to talk about the games they’ve been playing recently and to look back at our favorite gaming moments and trends of 2018. Emmett has got more…
Episode 9: Super Best Friends Talk PlayStation VR, Darksiders 3, Hades, EDF, and Epic Games
Dec 21, 2018 • 132 min
Merry Christmas, ya filthy animals. 🎅🏾 Emmett, Allan, and Hunter are finally back from holiday break to discuss all the games they’ve been playing in the meantime. Hunter played Earth Defense Force, Super Smash Bros Ultimate, and Kingdom Hearts. Allan…
Episode 8: Dissecting the Hype of The Game Awards and The Kinda Funny Games Showcase
Dec 10, 2018 • 174 min
Yo! Yo! Yo! Emmett, Allan, and Hunter are back with Graydon Webb this week to talk about all the announcements coming out of the Game Awards and the Kinda Funny Games Showcase. After a brief talk about Just Cause 4, we get into games like Far Cry New…
Episode 7: The Horsemen of Red Dead Online and Darksiders 3
Dec 2, 2018 • 100 min
Greetings! Today, Allan and Emmett are reunited with Lou Gonzales to talk about our time with Darksiders 3, Knights of the Old Republic, and a whole lot about Red Dead Online. Speaking of which, in the new segment, we discuss the microtransactions of RDO,…
Episode 6: Still. Not. Canceled. Or done with Red Dead Redemption 2 or Darksiders.
Nov 25, 2018 • 107 min
Welcome back the the show! Hunter, Allan, and Emmett are back to discuss our time with Spyro Reignited Trilogy, Red Dead Redemption 2, Darksiders, Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus, and a lot more. In news this week, we discuss Skybound restarting…
Episode 5: A Dragon, A Falling Out, Awards and A Backing Out
Nov 19, 2018 • 62 min
The classic crew is back together again! Hunter talks about how he’s going a bit retro with Fallout 4 and Chrono Trigger. Emmett discusses how the quick and immediate gameplay loop of Spyro Reignited Trilogy is changing his perception of the slower and…
Episode 4: The Grip of Cthulhu, Fallout 76, and Assassin’s Creed Odyssey
Nov 13, 2018 • 205 min
The usual Emmett Watkins Jr and Allan Muir are returning with fellow Los Harrow contributors Lou Gonzalez and Graydon Webb. In this extra long episode, we’re talking about our impressions with a bunch of games this week. The epic Assassin’s Creed Odyssey,…
Episode 3: A Fist Full of Caps (ft. Andy Sitz)
Nov 4, 2018 • 112 min
Today the usual crew, Emmett Watkins Jr., Hunter Davenport, and Allan Muir, are joined by special guest Andy Sitz! Follow him on Twitter at www.twitter.com/andysitz117 Today, we talk more about Fallout 76 and New California and more about our time with…
Episode 2: The Country Roads of Red Dead Redemption 2 and Fallout 76
Oct 28, 2018 • 49 min
(Spoilers for the original Red Dead Redemption!) On this episode of the LHG Podcast: Emmett, Hunter, and Allan go all in on Red Dead Redemption 2, and talk about all the details they’ve seen in their early hours of the game. Allan also briefly discusses…
Episode 1: Rockstar Crunch™ (WWE 2019 figure inside!)
Oct 21, 2018 • 93 min
On this episode of the LHG Podcast: Emmett, Hunter, and Allan discuss crunch culture at Rockstar Games, Division 2 developers not wanting to be political, and the death of Paul Allen. And of course, we talk about what we’re playing, including Call of…
Episode 0: What To Expect From Us
Oct 20, 2018 • 31 min
Emmett Watkins Jr, Hunter Davenport, and Allan Muir assemble to give a “What’s to come” per say from Los Harrow Games Podcast