The Co-Opticast

Every fortnight (that's fourteen days, biweekly, or every two weeks for those who can only count on one hand), Nick Mike, Locke, and Jason bring you the latest in co-op news, witty banter and the occasional special guest. Download us to the device of your choice, hang on and enjoy the ride.

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  • Co-Opticast Episode 133: Bill The Pony's Big Episode

    10/21/2014

    We're down a man this week as Mike is recovering from a gentle surgery. No worries we have plenty to discuss including the latest on Destiny, Evolve, Far Cry 4, and more. After that we chat about whether or not we're tired of the media overload from the games industry. We also apologize to Bill The Pony, we did not mean to offend thee.

  • Co-Opticast Episode 132: Revenge of the Wolfman Episode

    10/07/2014

    The latest discussion of co-op games is back with the Co-Opticast. This episode we discuss our halloween costumes, Destiny's latest events, a little game called Chariot, and how Steam's Curator stores will or won't make a difference for PC gamers.

  • Co-Opticast Episode 131: Destiny...Again Episode

    09/23/2014

    We just can't get enough...just can't get enough...enough of that Destiny. Ooooh oooh. That Destiny. Yup, we're playing Destiny and have plenty to discuss. After that lets touch on the news and then maybe discuss Destiny again.

  • Co-Opticast Episode 130: Our Destiny Episode

    09/10/2014

    It's time to talk about Destiny. The game we've been waiting for, for years, is finally here. On top of that we talk about the Lord of the Rings Card game, Madden 15, and the console version of Diablo 3. Finally we chat about cloud computing and whether or not it'll make a difference for consoles.

  • Co-Opticast Episode 129: The Dark Fantasy (Game) Episode

    08/20/2014

    There's a solid group of fantasy games out, and Mike is playing everyone of them. Dark Souls 2 once again is talked about, including the expansion and we dive into a few early access and beta games like Warmachine Tactics and Shadowrun Online. After that it's onto the news and chatting about Free to Play games. Finally it all wraps up with a greater listener voicemail.

  • Co-Opticast Episode 128: The Destiny Beta Impressions Episode

    07/30/2014

    We took a month hiatus to play (and stream some games) during the boring summer months. Join Locke, Nick, Mike and Jason as they chat the latest news with some surprise announcements, discuss the games they've been playing and then deep dive into the Destiny beta.

  • Co-Opticast Episode 127: The Wizard Came from E3 Episode

    06/24/2014

    Locke and Nick return unscathed from E3 and bring a tale of a show filled to the brim with co-op games like Destiny, Evolve, Assassin's Creed Unity, and much much more. Listen in as they bring you their impressions from the show including some surprise games!

  • Co-Opticast Episode 126: The E3 2014 Preview Episode

    06/05/2014

    Locke, Nick, Justin and Taylor preview this year's upcoming E3. The crew predicts the big announcements coming from the press conferences and takes a look at what was already announced. After that here what co-op games are on tap as we reveal our exclusive schedule!

  • Co-Opticast Episode 125: The Inspirational Episode

    05/20/2014

    The crew is back together after a 3 week hiatus and there's a ton of news to talk about. What's on tap? We've got everything from Halo 5 to Skylander's announcements and much more. We also talk about the games we've been playing, the games that have inspired our love of co-op and not one...but two voicemails. Oh...and don't forget our new badass intro.

  • Co-Opticast Episode 124: Nope, Don't Like it Episode

    04/30/2014

    Nick still doesn't like Dark Souls. He's tried and tried but the series simply doesn't "click" with him for whatever reason. Too bad we talk about Dark Souls 2 for most of this episode.

  • Co-Opticast Episode 123: Wizards for Everyone Episode

    04/09/2014

    We've booted Jason to the curb...hurrah! Actually he's just too "busy" to join us, so we've called Taylor into sub in another Diablo 3 filled episode. We also chat about Age of Wonders 3, Goat Simulator getting co-op, and of course...wizards.

  • Co-Opticast Episode 122: Praise the Cupcake Edition

    03/25/2014

    It's a special birthday episode of the Co-opticast as one of our hosts celebrates theirs. There's a whole lot of Dark Souls 2 talk this episode, much to the chagrin of Nick. Ready to praise the sun and all that? Listen in or watch!

  • Co-Opticast Episode 121: Loot 2.0 Edition

    03/12/2014

    The crew is hooked on Diablo 3 again. How did this happen? Oh right, huge patch, bonus XP, and impending expansion pack. Outside of that there's lot of other games to chat about and then a lengthy discussion on the death (maybe) of consoles.

  • Co-Opticast Episode 120: Shoveling the Roof Episode

    02/18/2014

    Despite living north of the wall in Canada, Locke learned a valuable life lesson on the latest Co-Opticast - you should shovel the roof if there's too much snow on it. Outside home ownership tips from the crew we chat about Wild Arms, Titanfall, Hawken, and Bravely Default. After that it's onto news and the first listener voicemail in a LONG TIME.

  • Co-Opticast Episode 119: Probably The Bleakest Episode

    01/28/2014

    Could it be any more bleak? Not only does the crew discuss a game that claims to have one of the bleakest stories ever told in Blackguards, but we talk about Nintendo's downward spiral of profitability. Is the company doomed? All that and more on a frigid Co-Opticast!