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 21: Kerbal Space Program / Octodad: The Dadliest Catch
August 30th, 2014 | 27 mins 8 secs
Simulations from silly to realistic. We talk about Kerbal Space Program and Octodad: Dadliest Catch.
Episode 20: The Wolf Among Us / Crypt of the Necrodancer
August 15th, 2014 | 33 mins 16 secs
Games about music, games with excellent music. Nick and Gary play The Wolf Among Us and Crypt of the Necrodancer.
Episode 19: MTN / Shovel Knight
August 1st, 2014 | 27 mins 20 secs
Gary and Nick talk about MTN, which is barely a game, and Shovel Knight which is a masterclass in how to make a game.
Episode 18: Battleblock Theater / Super House of Dead Ninjas
July 11th, 2014 | 21 mins 5 secs
In this episode, we discuss yet another twist on the Roguelike Genre with S.H.O.D.N. and Co-Op bliss with Battleblock Theater.
Episode 17: Transistor / SUPERHOT
June 27th, 2014 | 30 mins 57 secs
Nick Glauber and Gary Butterfield discuss SUPER HOT and Transistor.
Episode 16: Jason Rohrer Special
June 13th, 2014 | 18 mins 51 secs
We love an auteur. In this episode, we talk about two games by Jason Rohrer: Passage and Inside a Star-Filled Sky.
Episode 15: Costume Quest / Cthulhu Saves the World
May 30th, 2014 | 24 mins 9 secs
Here we are, Nick and Gary, discussing indie RPGs. One with solid systems and sometimes above average writing, one with amazing writing and systems so elementary as to ruin the game.
Episode 14: Bubsy 3D / Frog Fractions
May 16th, 2014 | 23 mins 36 secs
Nick and Gary talk about two browser based anti-game masterpieces. You can and should play them!
Episode 13: Dragonfall / Mercenary Kings
May 2nd, 2014 | 41 mins 11 secs
It's another classic Comrade Dustup(tm) as Gary and Nick disagree (sort of) about Mercenary Kings. However, the whole universe sings in harmony about the miracle that is Dragonfall.
Episode 12: Escape Goat 2 / Goat Simulator
April 18th, 2014 | 35 mins 55 secs
GOATS GOATS GOATS GOATS GOATS GOATS GOATS GOATS GOATS GOATS(Goat Simulator and Escape Goat 2) GOATS GOATS GOATS GOATS GOATS GOATS.
Episode 11: Thomas Was Alone / Gunpoint
March 29th, 2014 | 23 mins 35 secs
Sorry this episode is late! In this episode, Nick and Gary discuss Thomas was Alone and Gunpoint.
Episode 10: Hammerwatch / The Novelist
March 14th, 2014 | 26 mins 12 secs
In this episode, Nick and Gary talk about Hammerwatch and The Novelist. Hammerwatch is a delightful romp inspired by Gauntlet. The Novelist is a rock bottom remainder.
Episode 9: Risk of Rain / Horsemaster
February 28th, 2014 | 26 mins 15 secs
Nick and Gary check the weather with Risk of Rain and play the indie twine game Horsemaster. You should play Horsemaster. http://noncanon.com/HorseMaster.html
Episode 8: Boring Man / Paranautical Activity
February 15th, 2014 | 25 mins 1 sec
Gary and Nick talk about Boring Man and Paranautical Activity.
Episode 7: Nidhogg / Dust: An Elysian Tale
January 31st, 2014 | 30 mins 15 secs
We've broken our pairing due to a technical glitch and instead, we're playing two games that couldn't be more different. Or could they? They couldn't. Or is that true? In this episode we talk about Dust, an Elysian Tale and Nidhogg.