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Recent Wardcast Episodes

Episode 256: The Centroid of the Mechanism

We get to the center of things as we discuss recent releases, Amnesia Fortnight, and more!

Episode 255: The No! Note
Episode 255: The No! Note
Episode 254: Taylor-Swycanthrope
Episode 254: Taylor-Swycanthrope
Episode 253: Mr. Bean is a Gundam
Episode 253: Mr. Bean is a Gundam

Interviews with Developers of These Fine Games

Episode 252: Corvids Corvids Corvids

Talk of walking sims this week has us thinking of murders most fowl.

Episode 251: Take Me Down to the Knockout City

Where the streets are mean and the balls are hitty.

Episode 250: Post-Post Malone

After you perform in a virtual Pokémon concert, what could possibly come next?

Episode 249: That Dogecoin Came from the Moon
Episode 249: That Dogecoin Came from the Moon
Episode 248: The Adventures of Will Continue
Episode 248: The Adventures of Will Continue
Episode 247: Best Games Played 2020
Episode 247: Best Games Played 2020

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 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?
Episode 245: Paradise Killer, qu’est-ce que c’est?
Episode 244: Minimoons
Episode 244: Minimoons
Episode 243: I Would Fight Goofy
Episode 243: I Would Fight Goofy

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Episode 242: Country is a State of Mind

Giant Bomb’s Abby Russell joins us to talk gaming nuggets, parasocial relationships, and where, precisely, the Southern United States is.

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.

For this episode, we talk all about games starring the world’s best known voice talent. No, the other one.

Episode 239: Quarantine Catsup, Part 3
Episode 239: Quarantine Catsup, Part 3
Episode 238: Quarantine Catsup, Part 2
Episode 238: Quarantine Catsup, Part 2
Episode 237: Quarantine Catsup, Part 1
Episode 237: Quarantine Catsup, Part 1