Cody Gough here, checking in with a 2014 year-in-review for your video game recap pleasure. Jon and I will unveil our favorite games of 2014 on our end-of-year podcast next week, but I wanted to take…

Are there too many cooks in this video game podcast? Learn about sun lamps, Hyrule Warriors, Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor http://media.blubrry.com/unqualifiedgamers/p/gamelifebalanceus.com/wp-content/uploads/podcasts/unqualified-gamers-092-too-many-cooks-in-the-video-game-podcast.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

Jon talks more about Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, and Cody gives his first impressions of Hyrule Warriors for the Nintendo WiiU. http://media.blubrry.com/unqualifiedgamers/p/gamelifebalanceus.com/wp-content/uploads/podcasts/unqualified-gamers-088-hyrule-warriors-shadow-of-mordor.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

Jon reviews Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor in his first ever solo episode. He also talks about “comfort games” and wonders: what are yours? Plus, hear where you can get a delicious burger in Minnesota! http://media.blubrry.com/unqualifiedgamers/p/gamelifebalanceus.com/wp-content/uploads/podcasts/unqualified-gamers-087-middle-earth-shadow-of-mordor-review.mp3Podcast: Play…

Jon has the most epic cookie dilemma in the history of video game podcasts. After giving him advice, Cody gives his first impressions of Watch Dogs. Jon then talks about recent improvements in Plants vs. Zombies 2:…

Jon and Cody provide an in-depth E3 2014 recap, including the press conferences of Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo, and discuss their favorite and least favorite games and moments of the annual video game convention. http://media.blubrry.com/unqualifiedgamers/p/gamelifebalanceus.com/wp-content/uploads/podcasts/unqualified-gamers-074-e3-2014-review-microsoft-sony-nintendo-pressers.mp3Podcast: Play…

Cody faces an internal dilemma regarding the objectivity of his video game reviews, and Jon gives his first impressions of Batman: Arkham Origins. Plus, learn which video game console Cody feels is definitively the best video…

Jon explains his love of board games before Cody gives a mini-review of Bastion (Steam, Xbox 360), which Jon reviewed in an earlier episode. Both hosts then launch into an in-depth discussion of Valve’s Steam…

In this INCREDIBLY SERIOUS AND DEFINITELY NOT APRIL FOOL’S THEMED PODCAST, Cody and Jon have a thoroughly in-depth discussion about Batman: Arkham City (PS3, Xbox 360, WiiU), mutant animals, Cody’s dinner, Subway sandwiches, Final Fantasy…