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Sanity Claws Radio – Open World Games!

sanity_claws_radio_mainSteve returns as we discuss Open World Games on this episode of Sanity Claws Radio.

Scotty, Karen, Steve, Lyndsay, Mike, Badger, and Jon talk about Open World Games in honor of the release of Zelda Breath of the Wild! Along with Zelda, we discuss other Open World Games and the impressions that they have left on us. Also, Badger goes South by Southwest, Jon tries out the portability of the Switch, Lyndsay has ambitions of world conquest, Mike is all Zelda, Karen plays a different Zelda, Scott watches an AMAZING new mockumentary, and Steve gets weirded out by Nintendo! And finally, we wrap up the show with a rousing round of I Can Top That! Join in won’t you?

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File size: 82.4 MB
02:01:08
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Songs Played:

Opener: Starshine_On_The_Rocks – By CarboHydroM
Break: 04 Shrine – Zelda Breath of the Wild OST
Break: 12 Stables – Zelda Breath of the Wild OST
Closer: The_Girl_And_The_Wolf – By CarboHydroM

Show Segments:

Cold Intro  – 0:00:00
Opening Theme – 0:00:38
The New Steve – 0:00:55
Intro – 0:09:21
Roundtable – 0:13:19
Drink of the Week – 0:48:55
Break – 0:55:25
Open World Games – 0:55:54
Break – 1:28:16
I Can Top That! – 1:28:45
Final Claws – 1:55:22
Outtakes – 1:56:07

Sanity Claws Radio – The Fear of Missing Out!

sanity_claws_radio_mainWe talk about our fears of missing out on the things that we like on this episode of Sanity Claws Radio.

Scotty, Karen, Lyndsay, Mike, Badger and Jon talk about the anxiety that comes with the fear of missing out, or FOMO. We talk about the things that we’re afraid of missing the conversation on and what we do to avoid FOMO! Also, Lyndsay goes back to Skyrim, Badger mines again, Mike misses Magic, Karen has a card war, Scott comes close to Zelda completion, and Jon Switches it up! And finally, we wrap up the show with Legendary round of I Can Top That! Join in won’t you?

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File size: 78.8 MB
01:54:02
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Songs Played:

Opener: Starshine_On_The_Rocks – By CarboHydroM
Break: 24 Main Theme (Live) – Zelda Breath of the Wild OST
Break: 07 Riding (Night) – Zelda Breath of the Wild OST
Closer: The_Girl_And_The_Wolf – By CarboHydroM

Show Segments:

Cold Intro  – 0:00:00
Opening Theme – 0:02:12
The Switch and Zelda – 0:02:29
Intro – 0:17:46
Email – 0:21:35
Roundtable – 0:31:29
Break – 1:07:41
The Fear of Missing Out – 1:08:10
Break – 1:33:56
I Can Top That! – 1:34:25
Final Claws – 1:52:21
Outtakes – 1:53:17

Sanity Claws Radio – The State of DLC!

sanity_claws_radio_mainWe check in on the state of DLC in gaming on this episode of Sanity Claws Radio.

Scotty, Karen, Lyndsay, and Jon take a look at the current state of DLC in gaming to see if the promises made about downloadable content have come to fruition. We talk about the promises, how well it’s fared and the current fad in gaming, microtransactions! Also, Jon finds ways to make himself even more sad, Lyndsay gives her cartoon report, Karen craves more yarn, and Scott is salty! And finally, we wrap up the show with lightning quick round of I Can Top That! Join in won’t you?

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File size: 61.6 MB
01:30:01
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Songs Played:

Opener: Starshine_On_The_Rocks – By CarboHydroM
Break: Fight 1 (Fire Emblem Gaiden) – Super Smash Brothers OST BLUE
Break: The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time “SoS” – By SAiNT 420
Closer: The_Girl_And_The_Wolf – By CarboHydroM

Show Segments:

Cold Intro  – 0:00:00
Opening Theme – 0:01:13
A Rip Roaring Start – 0:01:21
Intro – 0:06:48
Roundtable – 0:03:46
Break – 0:41:59
The State of DLC – 0:42:28
Break – 1:17:27
I Can Top That! – 1:17:56
Final Claws – 1:27:12
Outtakes – 1:28:12

Sanity Claws Radio – Extended Roundtable Early 2017!

sanity_claws_radio_mainWe play catch up as we talk about what we’ve been up to lately on this episode of Sanity Claws Radio.

Scotty, Karen, Badger, and Jon take some time to talk about all of the things that we’ve been up to for the past couple of months. Jon continues his descent into Overwatch, Badger explores the wastelands, Karen gets out the murder stars, Scott loves Rogue One and so much more! And finally, we wrap up the show with a Steve-tastic round of I Can Top That! Join in won’t you?

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File size: 73.3 MB
01:33:40
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Submit “I Can Top That” Questions, Drinks for Scotty, or Email Sanity Claws at: sanityclawsradio@gmail.com

Songs Played:

Opener: Starshine_On_The_Rocks – By CarboHydroM
Break: Long Box of Chocolates – By The Lesser Dogs
Break: Gunstar Heroes “Be Aggressive!” – By DusK
Closer: The_Girl_And_The_Wolf – By CarboHydroM

Show Segments:

Cold Intro  – 0:00:00
Opening Theme – 0:00:21
Steve – 0:01:21
Intro – 0:02:38
A Quick Chat – 0:03:46
Break – 0:10:39
Roundtable – 0:11:07
Break – 1:18:41
I Can Top That! – 1:19:10
Final Claws – 1:29:39
Outtakes – 1:30:51

Lobstertank #29 – Nintendo Switch News!

sanity_claws_radio_mainSanity Claws Radio takes a bye week as we talk about the recent Nintendo newsbomb about their upcoming system the Switch. Scotty, Karen, Lyndsay and Jon examine the press conference in detail and talk about some of the features that were revealed about the system. We then gush about the stuff that we love and complain about the stuff that we don’t like. It’s a long, in depth discussion. Join in won’t you?

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File size: 76.7 MB
Duration: 1:50:40
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Music:
Darkworld Jazz by Gux

Sanity Claws Radio – 2017 Predictions!

sanity_claws_radio_mainWe ring in the New Year with our annual Predictions show on this episode of Sanity Claws Radio.

Scotty, Karen, and Jon take a look in our crystal balls as we predict the future that lays before us in 2017. We look at games, (too much) politics, movies and, of course, Steve in our future predictions. Also, we take a look back at 2016 and check to see how well our predictions last year fared. (Spoiler alert: not so well!)

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File size: 73.3 MB
01:48:38
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Songs Played:

Opener: Starshine_On_The_Rocks – By CarboHydroM
Break: Enemy Approaching from Undertale – Underveil
Closer: The_Girl_And_The_Wolf – By CarboHydroM

Show Segments:

Cold Intro  – 0:00:00
Opening Theme – 0:01:04
Everyone’s Hiding – 0:01:21
Intro – 0:03:36
2016 Prediction Check – 0:08:42
Break – 1:17:07
2017 Predictions – 1:17:36
Final Claws – 1:47:17
Outtake – 1:48:09

Sanity Claws Radio – 2016 I Can Top That Marathon!

sanity_claws_radio_mainWe put a cap on 2016 as we take part in our annual I Can Top That Marathon and gift exchange in this extra long episode of Sanity Claws Radio.

Lindsay, Scotty, Karen, Mike, Steve, Rachel and Jon embark on our annual tradition as we wrap up the year of 2016 in pure I Can Top That style. We talk about events that happened this year, ponder the future, and make our favorite dad jokes. Also, we end the show with our traditional Demon Lobster Gift Exchange. It’s a very long show this week, so sit back, grab a warm beverage, and enjoy.

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File size: 107 MB
02:45:15
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Submit “I Can Top That” Questions, Drinks for Scotty, or Email Sanity Claws at: sanityclawsradio@gmail.com

Songs Played:

Opener: Starshine_On_The_Rocks – By CarboHydroM
Break: Mario Kart 64 “Holiday Frappe” – Tweex
Closer: NiGHTS into dreams… “Merry Little Christmas” – By Dale North

Show Segments:

Cold Intro  – 0:00:00
Opening Theme – 0:01:09
Steve? – 0:01:26
Intro – 0:03:39
I can Top That Marathon – 0:06:51
Break – 1:35:41
Presents! – 1:36:09
Final Claws – 2:40:02
Outtakes – 2:41:25

Sanity Claws Radio – 2016 Year in Review!

sanity_claws_radio_mainIt’s an extra long and ranty episode of Sanity Claws Radio as we review 2016 and talk in depth about all of the good, but mostly the bad, of this year.

Lindsay, Scotty, Karen, Mike, and Jon take a look back as we review all of the big events from 2016. We look at entertainment, news, politics and more in this exhaustive conversation. Also, Mike tries to find a Saboteur, Scotty reflects on a trip to Denver, Karen relaxes, and Jon watches some Disney magic. And finally, we finish the show with a fun and nostalgic round of I Can Top That. It’s a very long conversation this week, so sit back, grab a warm beverage, and enjoy this massive show. Join in won’t you?

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File size: 131 MB
03:13:06
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Songs Played:

Opener: Starshine_On_The_Rocks – By CarboHydroM
Break: Planetarium – By CarboHydroM
Break: Mario Kart 64 “Holiday Frappe” – Tweex
Closer: The_Girl_And_The_Wolf – By CarboHydroM

Show Segments:

Cold Intro  – 0:00:00
Opening Theme – 0:00:15
It’s cold – 0:00:32
Intro – 0:02:43
Roundtable – 0:05:37
Break – 0:27:23
2016 Year in Review – 0:27:53
Break – 2:21:46
I Can Top That! – 2:22:15
Final Claws – 3:10:26
Outtakes – 3:11:53

Sanity Claws Radio – The Catch Up Free For All!

sanity_claws_radio_mainScotty and Karen return to the show to play a little catch up in this episode of Sanity Claws Radio.

Lindsay, Scotty, Karen, and Jon catch everyone up on what they’ve been up to for the past month. It’s a long form, free for all conversation where we talk malaise, to cartoons, to Mel Brooks movies and more. It’s a wide span of topics. Also, Lyndsay reads a nerd classic, Scotty catches up on an HD Zelda classic, Karen re-explores her town, and Jon catches some Pokemon. And finally, we finish the show with a lazy, last minute round of I Can Top That. Join in won’t you?

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File size: 82.1 MB
02:01:11
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Songs Played:

Opener: Starshine_On_The_Rocks – By CarboHydroM
Break: Pokémon X “WHAT TYPE ARE YOU” – By Theory of N
Break: Pokémon Sapphire Version “Gotta Catch a Wave and a Memory” – By M4PLEHOODI3
Closer: The_Girl_And_The_Wolf – By CarboHydroM

Show Segments:

Cold Intro  – 0:00:00
Opening Theme – 0:00:29
Where is Everyone – 0:00:46
Intro – 0:04:55
Roundtable – 0:09:14
Drink of the Week – 0:38:51
Break – 0:45:34
Free For All Conversation – 0:46:03
Drink of the Week 2 – 1:12:10
Break – 1:19:05
I Can Top That! – 1:19:34
Final Claws – 1:57:25
Outtakes – 1:58:27

Sanity Claws Radio – Nerd News Fall 2016!

sanity_claws_radio_mainWe talk about some video game nerd news in this episode of Sanity Claws Radio.

Lindsay, Mike, and Jon take some time to talk about some of the news coming out of the video game industry. We talk Nintendo Switch and hypothesize some of the essentials of the system, and we talk Blizzard and discuss what kind of goodies will be coming to Overwatch and World of Warcraft. Also, Mike goes on a wagon adventure, Lyndsay watches more cartoons, and Jon fights a backup. And finally, we finish the show with a strictly non-political round of I Can Top That. Join in won’t you?

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File size: 42.0 MB
01:14:22
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Submit “I Can Top That” Questions, Drinks for Scotty, or Email Sanity Claws at: sanityclawsradio@gmail.com

Songs Played:

Opener: Starshine_On_The_Rocks – By CarboHydroM
Break: Another Medium – FALLEN: An Undertale Tribute – By Materia Collective
Break: Spider Swing – Undertones – By M. Bulteau
Closer: The_Girl_And_The_Wolf – By CarboHydroM

Show Segments:

Cold Intro  – 0:00:00
Opening Theme – 0:00:16
Drink of the Week – 0:00:33
Intro – 0:06:01
Roundtable – 0:08:05
Break – 0:25:03
Nerd News – 0:25:32
Break – 0:58:41
I Can Top That! – 0:59:11
Final Claws – 1:14:25