Believe it or not, this week marks our 800th official episode! It's an episode full of impressions, drama, and even a couple pacts / agreements that may surprise you. We talk the long awaited Shadow of the Erdtree expansion for Elden Ring to find out if the game really is too hard or if they design was elevated to support the increased challenge! Brad talks about a couple new demos from Steam Next Fest including Arranger: An Role-Puzzling Adventure and Dungeons of Hinterberg, and Chris Davis' continue to talk up his time with Rise of the Ronin. Nick played through Still Wakes the Deep; a game with some serious vibes that can't help but paint a bleak picture for the team's next high-profile project. Things get a little tense during the Fantasy Critic update but it culminates in one of the most interesting trades / agreements we've made thus far.

This Week's Discussion Topics:

Off-Topic: Fast food shenanigans (3:00)
Impressions - Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree (9:15)
Impressions - Arranger: A Role-Puzzling Adventure - Demo (30:10)
Impressions - Dungeons Of Hinterberg - Demo (37:50)
Impressions - Still Wakes the Deep (58:40)
Fantasy Critic Drama (1:12:00)
4Player Minute (1:34:20)
and more...

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