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The Co-Operatives Podcast

Gaming is fun. Dating is fun. Combining the two can be hard, luckily The Co-Operatives are here to evaluate board/video games that are perfect for playing with loved ones and friends. Real-life Human couple Liz and Aaron discuss the joys and sorrows of co-operative gaming with a significant other as they play and discuss video/board games with a co-operative bent! They are definitely not robots. The Co-Operatives releases every other week and is a part of the VStheUNIVERSE Network.
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Mar 7, 2017

The Nintendo Switch is out and the Co-Operatives spent some time with the premier co-op launch game: Snipperclips! Liz and Aaron fawn over the new tech, giggle at the fun arts-and-crafts avatars in the game, and discuss the novel concepts that SFB Games introduces in this brand-new title.

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--- If you feel like being super nice, leave us a review on iTunes! It would mean the world to us! Every review lets others know you enjoyed the episode and helps the show grow! Want more Co-Operatives? Then check out our archives for a bunch of episodes that cover co-operatives board and video games, dating, and definitely not being robots.

--- Donate to our Patreon at www.patreon.com/VStheUNIVERSE! Even $1 goes a *LONG* way!

--- Learn more about Snipperclips by heading to their website here: http://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/snipperclips-switch

--- See more from SFB Games herehttp://sfbgames.com/

Liz really loved her Game Gear. If you are young and don't remember what that was, get some knowledge by reading this: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Game_Gear

Aaron is currently obsessed with the new Legend of Zelda game on the Nintendo Switch. He implores you not to sleep on playing that game! Liz is going wild over Horizon: Zero Dawn on the Playstation 4 as well, so look into that one too!

Reach out to Liz on Twitter at @PaperbackLizard
Reach out to Aaron on Twitter at @ImAaronJ

Feb 21, 2017

Some of the most important times you can have playing games with others occur in titles that aren't actually multiplayer. In this episode Liz & Aaron examine some narrative focused games that can be played in co-op to great effect!

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--- If you feel like being super nice, leave us a review on iTunes! It would mean the world to us! Every review lets others know you enjoyed the episode and helps the show grow!

--- Her Story is available on Steam for PCs and Macs, and iPhone/Android devices. It's only like $5! Get it here: http://www.herstorygame.com/

--- Donate to our Patreon at www.patreon.com/VStheUNIVERSE! Even $1 goes a *LONG* way!

--- Thank you to Matthew Poonamallee for suggest Her Story to us! We loved it!

--- Check out Life Is Strange at www.lifeisstrange.com

--- Check out Firewatch at http://www.firewatchgame.com/

--- Check out Gone Home at http://gonehome.game/

--- Check out Everybody' Gone To The Rapture at http://www.thechineseroom.co.uk/games/everybodys-gone-to-the-rapture/

--- Check out Hatoful Boyfriend at http://clione.halfmoon.jp/hatoful-boyfriend/english.html

  • Intro: 3:14
  • Her Story discussion: 6:14
  • Life Is Strange discussion: 12:56
  • Firewatch discussion: 21:12
  • Gone Home/Everybody's Gone To The Rapture discussion: 28:25
  • Hatoful Boyfriend discussion: 38:35
Feb 7, 2017

On this very special episode, our dynamic duo play the game they encountered on their very first date. This episode recaps how they met, and how gaming brought them together.

This is not a drill: Liz & Aaron have not slept in 36 hours. Due to a cold medicine snafu, they've been awake and OH BOY DID THAT MAKE RECORDING A GOOD TIME!

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--- If you feel like being super nice, leave us a review on iTunes! It would mean the world to us! Every review lets others know you enjoyed the episode, and helps the show grow! Thank you to Edward The Bear for leaving us a 5-star review on iTunes!

--- Buy Lovers In A Dangerous Spacetime by heading to their website here: http://www.loversinadangerousspacetime.com/

--- Lovers In A Dangerous Spacetime is also available on Steam, Xbox Live, and the Playstation Network

Take the Dolazinski tour by going to Tavern On Little Fort: http://www.littleforttavern.com/

 

Oct 18, 2016

In this episode of The Co-Operatives, Liz and Aaron team up to tackle their favorite hot dish of a video game: Overcooked! Our intrepid hosts detail their experience working in restaurants and how it prepared them to communicate in this high-stakes kitchen nightmare! SPOILER: This game is a ton of fun, and great for groups of 2-4.

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--- Overcooked is available on all major gaming platforms!

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