We talk a lot about Puzzle Quest 2 in this episode. That's about the only part of the conversation where I don't seem inexplicably angry. Later topics in the show include Metal Slug XX and a discussion about game series which have outlived themselves.
You can download the episode down below. But, first, a quick announcement. We held a contest to make use of the Bit Transmission Sprite Pack #1 and you people blew us away with the stuff you created. With prizes promised to the three we liked best, the votes have been tallied. You can see the winners and their submissions after the jump.
Here are the winning entries from the contest:
This video by Guncannon pleased us mightily. While there's certainly no animosity twixt Bit Transmission and the lovely Electric Hydra, I do rather like the idea of Topher Cantler as a supervillain and hope he pursues that career path.
P-Dude dropped this lovely little number in our laps. We're definitely going to need a copy of the save file containing Jonathan Holmes in 3D Dot Heroes.
Last, but certainly not least, is this beautiful piece from Manic Maverick. I was so taken aback by this that I still haven't found the words for it. How about we just send you a prize and call it even?
Congratulations to Guncannon, P-Dude and Manic Maverick! Send us an e-mail or PM me directly and we'll get your prize packs out to you.
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