808s and Joysticks

808s and Joysticks

808s and Joysticks brings together the creators love of music, gaming and films. An honest, opinionated and sometimes mature look at the world of pop culture. Topics covered include the latest news, releases and favorites of Tom and Tairell. A podcast that feels very different from the rest with something for music, gaming and film fanatics alike. Give it a try and see if this is for you!... Show More

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In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent gaming, music and film news, covering all things from E3 this week, including Sony's omission and of course the DJ Khaled tantrum regarding Tyler the Creator's IGOR finishing at number one. They also discuss Google Stadia, Death Stranding, Planet Zoo, Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey, Netflix's big presence at E3 and all the other E3 news not discussed in any of the individual spec... Read more

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June 12, 2019 57 min

In this E3 special Tom and Tairell discuss all the information and announcements from Nintendo's Direct. Covering all things from Luigi's Mansion 3 to Animal Crossing: New Horizons and the newly announced sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild which is in development. This special runs over the key announcements and gives their opinions on all the game content announced including Astral Chain, Banjo-Kazooie and Dragon Qu... Read more

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June 12, 2019 45 min

In this E3 special Tom and Tairell discuss all the information and announcements from Square Enix's Conference. Covering all things from Final Fantasy VII Remake to Marvel's Avengers. This special runs over the key announcements and gives their opinions on all the game content announced including Final Fantasy (lots of Final Fantasy), Outriders, Romancing Saga 3, Dying Light 2, Circuit Superstars, Dragon Quest XI S, Octopath Travel... Read more

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June 12, 2019 40 min

In this E3 special Tom and Tairell discuss all the information and announcements from Ubisoft's Conference. Covering all things from Watch Dogs: Legion to Ghost Recon Breakpoint. This special runs over the key announcements and gives their opinions on all the game content announced including Roller Champions, Assassin's Creed Odyssey's story creator, Rainbow Six Quarantine, The Division Movie, Gods And Monsters, Just Dance 2020 and... Read more

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June 12, 2019 40 min

In this E3 special Tom and Tairell discuss all the information and announcements from Bethesda's BE3 Conference. Covering all things from Fallout 76 to Doom Eternal and the new intriguing project Ghostwire Tokyo. This special runs over the key announcements and gives their opinions on all the game content announced including Commander Keen, Elder Scrolls Online, Elder Scrolls Blades, Deathloop, Rage 2, Wolfenstein: Young Blood and ... Read more

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June 11, 2019 83 min

In this E3 special Tom and Tairell discuss all the information and announcements from Microsoft Xbox's Conference. Covering all things from Cyberpunk 2077 to Halo Infinite and the new Xbox Project Scarlet. This special runs over the key announcements and gives their opinions on all the game content announced including Gears of War 5, Ori and the Will of the Wisps, Elden Ring, The Outer Worlds, Blair Witch, Forza X Lego DLC, Lego St... Read more

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June 11, 2019 39 min

In this E3 special Tom and Tairell discuss all the information and announcements from EA Play. Covering all things from Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order to FIFA 20. This special runs over the key announcements and gives their opinions on all the game content announced including Madden 20, The Sims 4 and Apex Legends.

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In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent gaming, music and film news, covering all things from Sony's Report regarding the future of playstation, Epic's mega sale and we finally get to give our thoughts and opinions on Tyler's 6th Album IGOR. Sony and Microsoft announce a new partnership, Stranger Things 3 takes us back to 1985 with New Coke, the confirmed and why a new switch model will not be announced at E3 and the end... Read more

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In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent gaming, music and film news, covering all things from Oddworld: Soulstorm, the Final Fantasy VII remake and of course Tyler the Creators incoming album IGOR. They also discuss Playstation’s second State of Play, Detective Pikachu’s opening weekend, the confirmed and rumoured games at this years E3 and the new film about Ted Bundy, Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile. Other t... Read more

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In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent gaming, music and film news, covering all things from Hideo Kojima and Norman Reedus’s talk at Tribeca Film Fest, the average ps4 exclusive days gone, a utopia remake starring John Cusack and Avengers Endgame’s impressive box office numbers. They also Overwatch’s brand new game mode that will allow users to create custom game modes, Epic CEO tim sweeney and his promises to stop exc... Read more

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In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent gaming, music and film news, covering all things from Respawn’s Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order game, new details about Disney+ and of course Childish Gambino’s surprise new film with Rihanna, Guava Island. They also discuss BioWare’s mismanagement of Anthem and how its affect the game post launch, Epic Games poaching the co-founder of Respawn, the new Star Wars: Rise of the Skywalker... Read more

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In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent gaming, music and film news, covering all things from Borderlands 3, Game of Thrones imminent release and Billie Eilish’s new album WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP WHERE DO WE GO. They also discuss SEGA bringing back Mario and Sonic for the Tokyo Olympics, James Gunn going back to Disney, the Stranger Things 3 trailer and Apple TV+. Other topics covered include a run down of this week's mu... Read more

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In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent gaming, music and film news, covering all things from Google’s Stadia, Love, Death and Robots release and the Epic Games launcher controversy. They also discuss No Man's Sky getting a new update and what that means for the games future success, Halo coming to PC finally, the Disney Fox merger and Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. Other topics covered include a run down of this week's musi... Read more

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In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent gaming, music and film news, covering all things from Pokemon Sword and Shield, even more industry cuts and Oscar Isaac wanting to be Snake in the Metal Gear Solid movie. They also discuss Anthem’s poor release, Drake’s secret record label, the potential outlook for DC movies and some exciting new news about Death Stranding. Other topics covered include a run down of this week's mu... Read more

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February 19, 2019 170 min

In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent gaming, music and film news, covering all things from Jump Force’s release, the new Child's Play trailer and the 2019 Grammy winners. They also discuss Crackdown 3 finally being released after all its delays, the recent Nintendo Direct, the new Frozen 2 and Aladdin trailers and Chance the Rapper releasing a new album in July. Other topics covered include a run down of this week's m... Read more

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February 5, 2019 167 min

In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent gaming, music and film news, covering all things from DC and Netflix’s Titans series, getting hands on with EAs new Destiny style game Anthem and Nicki Minaj making a comeback. They also discuss Metro Exodus’ Epic Game store exclusivity and how that will affect PC gaming, Playstation filing back patent for backwards compatibility on the PS5, the Fast and Furious spin off Hobbs and ... Read more

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January 22, 2019 164 min

In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent gaming, music and film news, covering all things from Netflix taking on Fortnite, the ethical issues surrounding RCA/Sony dropping R Kelly and Tom gives an honest review after watching Glass. They also discuss EA cancelling another Star Wars game, the removal of emotes in certain games sparking the debate is it theft or fair use, Soulja Boy wildn’ on The Breakfast Club and a new Po... Read more

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In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent gaming, music and film news, covering all things from Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, Soulja Boy’s attempt at the games industry and ex Blizzard devs working on a new Marvel game. They also discuss game modding being made illegal in Japan, the January Nintendo Direct rumours, Marvel and Netflix’s current relationship and all the issues around Surviving R Kelly. Other topics covered inc... Read more

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December 24, 2018 175 min

In this Christmas special 2018 episode Tom and Tairell discuss games, music and films that made the year. They give a run down of their best games from 2018 and provide context as to why these games made the list, as well covering what to look forward to in gaming in 2019 and what surprises we may see. They also talk briefly about the gaming flops of 2018. More topics include the best films and albums of 2018, what to look forward ... Read more

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In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent gaming, music and film news, covering all the winners and announcements from the Video Game Awards, the reveal of the new Avengers: End Game trailer and the number 1 album recount involving 6IX9INE and Travis Scott. They also discuss the new Captain Marvel trailer and what the Disney Fox merger means for the future of the MCU. Other topics covered include a new Ghost in the Shell a... Read more

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