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Recent Wardcast Episodes

Interviews with Developers of These Fine Games

Episode 247: Best Games Played 2020

It's time for the big one — check out what the Wardcast thought were the best games they played in 2020.

Episode 246: The Smash Ultimate Prediction Pool, Round 2

We bring our heads together to figure out who the remaining ‘Smash Ultimate’ characters could be.

Episode 245: Paradise Killer, qu’est-ce que c’est?

I can't seem to face up to the facts; Paradise is dead and I can't relax.

Episode 244: Minimoons
Episode 244: Minimoons
Episode 243: I Would Fight Goofy
Episode 243: I Would Fight Goofy
Episode 242: Country is a State of Mind
Episode 242: Country is a State of Mind

Wardcast Specials

Best Games Played

Best Games Played is Ward Games' game of the year spectacular! Every year, we gather 'round the table and discuss the games that year that meant the most to us.

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Hidden Gems: Discovering the Undiscovered of PAX

Hidden Gems is Ward Games' PAX panel series where we invite friends and colleagues from across the games industry to join us in scouring the show floor to find an assortment of small and overlooked games and experiences to showcase.

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Into the Mag

Into the MAG is Ward Games' annual nightly show during the Music and Games Festival — MAGFest! From the Garylord Resort and Convention Center at National Harbor, Maryland, join us as we bring on guests from around the games industry to talk about their projects, the show, and more!

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Best Games Played

Best Games Played is Ward Games' game of the year spectacular! Every year, we gather 'round the table and discuss the games that year that meant the most to us.

See more
Hidden Gems: Discovering the Undiscovered of PAX

Hidden Gems is Ward Games' PAX panel series where we invite friends and colleagues from across the games industry to join us in scouring the show floor to find an assortment of small and overlooked games and experiences to showcase.

See more
Into the Mag

Into the MAG is Ward Games' annual nightly show during the Music and Games Festival — MAGFest! From the Garylord Resort and Convention Center at National Harbor, Maryland, join us as we bring on guests from around the games industry to talk about their projects, the show, and more!

See more
Episode 241: How to Fund Your Video Game, PAX Online 2020

For the first PAX Online, we collect in the virtual Goose Theatre to discuss funding opportunities with friends from Finji, Kickstarter, Devolver, and Kowloon Nights!

Episode 240: Nolan North Jr.
Episode 240: Nolan North Jr.
Episode 239: Quarantine Catsup, Part 3
Episode 239: Quarantine Catsup, Part 3
Episode 238: Quarantine Catsup, Part 2
Episode 238: Quarantine Catsup, Part 2

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Episode 237: Quarantine Catsup, Part 1

Dylan, Alex, and Nelson play catch up with all the news and announcements that happened this summer.

Episode 236: If It's Not Intersectional, It's BS

Intelligame's Josh Boykin joins the show to talk gaming, society, wholesomeness, and more.

Episode 235: Agitation and Education

Organizer Emma Kinema comes on the show to discuss the importance of organizing, especially during the current pandemic.

Episode 234: There Was a Guy Named Batman
Episode 234: There Was a Guy Named Batman
Episode 233: Video Games Worldwide
Episode 233: Video Games Worldwide
Episode 232: Making Your Game, PAX East 2020
Episode 232: Making Your Game, PAX East 2020