Check It Out, Comrade!
About the Show
Check it Out Comrade is a podcast about indie games. Games for the people and by the people. Two games every two weeks presented in a short form, get to the chorus manner that respects your time. Hosted by Nick Glauber and Gary Butterfield.
Episode 79: The Flame and the Flood and HEARtREAD
April 21st, 2017 | 31 mins 25 secs
Nick and Gary take a look at The Flame and Flood and HEARtREAD. A not entirely successful survival game and a almost entirely unsuccessful indie game with a good gimmick. Also, stay tuned to the end for a special announcement.
Episode 78: Lone Survivor and Breakforcist
April 3rd, 2017 | 28 mins 21 secs
Nick and Gary do our 3rd Duckstream request game (the low fi horror game Lone Survivor) and check out our buddy Pete's mobile breakout/breakfast game.
Episode 76: Invisible Inc and Refunct
March 11th, 2017 | 36 mins 25 secs
Nick and Gary do our first Duckstream request (Invisible Inc), an ambitious, elegant game that proved to be too tough for us, and the beautiful little charmer Refunct.
Episode 75: Tyranny
February 17th, 2017 | 47 mins 33 secs
Nick and Gary get to the bottom of Obsidian's newest masterpiece.
Episode 74: Binding of Isaac Afterbirth+ and Antibirth
February 2nd, 2017 | 42 mins 48 secs
Nick and Gary talk about the future of their favorite game (collectively, at least), with the last bit of official content, and a sign that the fans will take care of the rest.
Episode 73: Season 3 Year End Round Up
December 24th, 2016 | 48 mins 50 secs
Nick and Gary look back on another year of Check it Out, Comrade! What were we disappointed with? What surprised us? What'd we love? What are we looking forward to? Check it out here! We'll be back in a month or so, with episodes on Afterbirth+ and Tyranny. Join us, comrades!
Episode 72: Killing Time At Lightspeed / Odallus
December 10th, 2016 | 30 mins 36 secs
Nick and Gary check out an affecting story game about social media and technology and a well above average Castlevania homage.
Episode 71: Oxenfree / They Bleed Pixels
November 26th, 2016 | 44 mins 22 secs
Nick and Gary come to grips with Oxenfree's centrifuge-like qualities and then bleed the ever living shit out of some pixels.
Episode 70: LIVE! Gang Beasts and Journey
November 13th, 2016 | 19 mins 57 secs
Check out this LIVE episode of Check it Out, Comrade! where Nick and Gary talk about Gang Beasts and Journey! Also, look for supplemental video coming soon!
Episode 69: Reigns / Slayer Shock
October 29th, 2016 | 26 mins 52 secs
Here it is! Our Halloween special. What could be more spooky than regency? How about a Buffy sim? In this episode, Nick and Gary talk about Reigns and Slayer Shock.
Episode 68: Brett Special with Copy Kitty and Dragon: A Game About a Dragon
October 14th, 2016 | 28 mins 18 secs
Two games provided by our buddy Brett that explore different strengths and weaknesses of super small indie games.
Episode 67: Factorio / Abzu
September 24th, 2016 | 40 mins 46 secs
This week, the Comrades explore two extremes: Factorio, which is a crunch crafting, optimization, and survival game... and Abzu, which is a serene exploration game with ThatGameCompany DNA.
Episode 66: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
September 10th, 2016 | 51 mins 43 secs
If Watch Out For Fireballs! can cover Dishonored, Check It Out Comrade! can cover The Witcher 3, god damn it. Actually, this very remarkable game carries a bit of indie spirit along with a successful take on the giant grocery list genre of RPG. One of the