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Joe is the creator of The Free Cheese. He eats a lot of pizza and takes thousands of pictures of his pugs Oswald and Earl every day. He has a disorder that causes him to believe that he is Batman and his favorite video game is Castlevania: Symphony of the Night.

After Three Months, What is Your Favorite Game of the Year?

Every week on The Free Cheese, we ask a question about video games. We, the editors and contributors, answer that question and post those answers in an article format for you to read and respond to. It’s a conversation that...

/ March 31, 2017

Retro Spotlight | The King of Dragons

Marc and Matt learn the troubles of automatic shielding and time limits on character selection in The King of Dragons. This classic Capcom beat 'em up evokes a bit of Golden Axe, with a mix of Zelda II enemies. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ezWaDkCPwDg...

/ March 29, 2017

Injustice: Gods Among Us | Chapter 7 – Deathstroke

What happens when a bad guy goes good? We don't know, but this is Deathstroke working with Cyborg for a little while. https://youtu.be/FcqJlL3SMJk Read More

/ March 28, 2017

The Free Cheese Episode 190: Gone ‘Til November

This week on The Free Cheese: Snoop Dogg smokes Battlefield! Matt cracks open a celebratory can to commemorate another shiny, platinum trophy. Then, he goes downtown to the hot spot and he won't stop playing Rocket League Dropshot. Marc prepares...

/ March 27, 2017

Retro Spotlight | Paperboy

We play a certified classic this week with Paperboy. Released on many platforms, we play Joe's favorite version from the Sega Genesis. We also learn how the game would be different if remade as an Aqua Teen Hunger Force Game,...

/ March 22, 2017

Injustice: Gods Among Us | Chapter 6 – Cyborg

Victor Stone is half teen and half titan. Or half man half robot. Maybe he's Mega Man. This is the next chapter in Injustice: Gods Among Us https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wnd3en9QuTs Read More

/ March 21, 2017

The Free Cheese Episode 189: That Thing is Not a Giraffe

This week on The Free Cheese: Die, spider, die! Marc returns to share tales of Hyrule as he and Joe reminisce on The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Marc just finished the first temple and Joe, well, finished...

/ March 20, 2017

Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment Review

Specter of Torment becomes what feels like the next movement in Yacht Club Games' sonata of perfection. The ideas of the first, stripped down to the core and reimagined in a different key. Specter of Torment is a tremendous continuation...

/ March 16, 2017