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Pulse!n Episode 103 – Fifty Shades of Azure

News

Microsoft offers free game for Xbox One purchases
Microsoft makes Destiny Fragrance… no really.
Rise of the Tomb Raider can be preordered on PS4
Apparently the NES is a Projector
Apparently Donkey Kong is still being played

What The… Moment of the Week

Samsung unveils Gear VR.. powered by Oculus.. so you can strap your Note 4 to your face.

The Rapid Pulse

Mortal Kombat X comes out 4/2015. Preorder and get Goro
The New Nintendo 3DS models will be region locked
4K Blu-Ray discs and players will arrive in 2015
Google Glass is now listed in the Play Store
Apple announced the iPhone 6… like you didn’t see this coming…

Commercial Break

Our break this week features the Wrestleview International Desk and Forearms & Funk

Geek Culture Segment

Reviews of Azure Striker Gunvolt and Mighty Gunvolt. We talk gameplay, the RPG aspects, soundtrack, the story, similarities to the Mega Man franchise and much more!

Plug of the Week

PelleK – Metal Vocalist and Cover Artist. He covers everything from Anime themes, Show tunes, covers of all kinds of music as well as some original works! A PHENOMENAL talent and deserves the attention of your ears!

Twitter: @imPelleK
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/pellekofficial/

Song of the Week

“Trigger” by Yuuki Ozaki

Length: 82:43

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Pulse!n Episode 102 – Amazonians Are A Bit Twitchy

News

Nintendo Announces “new” 3DS
The Zoe Quinn Scandal
Gamefly sells the company
Steven Spielberg turning Minority Report into a series
You get a DDoS.. and you get a DDoS.. EVERYONE gets a DDoS

What The… Moment of the Week

Giant panda fakes pregnancy, gets more food, ruins television special

The Rapid Pulse

Nintendo’s Amibo figures were priced at $12.99 each.
Google is now entertaining the idea of delivering products by drones
Nintendo will have SM3D World and Mario Kart 8 Wii U bundles out in September
The new 3DS models will have customizable face plates
Azure Striker Gunvolt is now out in North America on the 3DS

Commercial Break

Our commercial this week features APEX Radio, Forearms & Funk, and Radio Influence

Geek Culture Segment

The Twitch debacle: We discuss Google, Amazon, what it means for us, what we can expect in the future and more!

Plug of the Week

Amaz – Hearthstone player. Highly entertaining and energetic. If you love the game, you’ll probably love this streamer!

Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/amazhs
YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/amazhs
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/amazhs
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/liquidamaz

Song of the Week

Sunstroke Project – “Run Away” ft. Epic Sax Guy

Length: 70:48

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Pulse!n Episode 101 – Rest in Peace My Inner Child

News

Twitch sends out email with VOD copyright notice
Twitch going back on their policy
Robin Williams to be Immortalized in World of Warcraft
Tomb Raider Xbox One exclusive.. but for how long?
No Man’s Sky claims to be infinite.. or at least give the illusion of infinite

What The… Moment of the Week

Introducing the Salmon Cannon

The Rapid Pulse

World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor launches on 11/13
Final Fantasy Explorers comes out in December
A 500GB Hard Drive for the 360 will soon be available for $110

Commercial Break

This week’s commercial is… Forearms and Funk, Wrestleview International Desk, and Radio Influence

Geek Culture Segment

Review of Michael Bay’s TMNT movie. We’ll just leave it at that.

Plug of the Week

Roahm Mythril – Let’s Player, Blind Runner, and Perfect Runner of some of your favorite games!
Official YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCawRUrlV8JNLJ4b1LjaqWog

Song of the Week

IGNITE by Aoi Eir (Sword Art Online II OP)

Length: 84:06

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Pulse!n Episode 100 – This is Episode 100

Geek Culture Segment – Part I

>>What Have You Been Up To?
Catching up with James, CJ, and Jason

>>A Look back at the past 100 Episodes
What would be a favorite episode
What worked, what didn’t work
A bit of a history of Pulse!n Radio

What The… Moment of the Week

Man Accidentally Kills Himself with a Gun while taking a Selfie

Commercial Break

This week’s commercial is… Rapping for Jesus

Geek Culture Segment – Part II

>>Special Rapid Pulse… firing off your Top 5…
Video Games
Anime
TV Shows

>>Q&A Session from the Listeners
Jesse Ramey – Is Destiny strictly going to be an MMORPG or is there going to be an off-line aspect?

Justin Heron – What is our opinion on Attack on Titan 2, when do you think it will air and will it be good, better, or worse than season 1?

Dusty Shull – What gaming series would you like to see rebooted, and how do you feel about the original Resident Evil getting an HD remake?

Duane Head – Who would be your favorite Comic dream match up?

Charlie Wagner – What is your favorite anime of the season?

Tramel Martin – Who do you want to see in the upcoming Mortal Kombat X?

Josh Smith – As a person who isn’t in to play First Person Shooters and it’s basically the “trend” in gaming at the moment, what are your feelings about people who aren’t into FPS games. Also, what are your feelings on MOBA’s like League of Legends and DOTA?

Plug of the Week

Cartoon World – Watch every cartoon imaginable from US and Japan!!

Official Website: http://www.cartoon-world.tv

Song of the Week

Strike Back by BACK-ON (Fairy Tail OP16)

Length: 167:30

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Pulse!n Episode 99 – Geek Is… Anime

News

Microsoft announces “Atari: Game Over”
The Last of Us becoming a movie
Playstation Now may get a subscription service as well
Curse of Naxxramas has payment issues
Nintendo loses $97 Million despite Mario Kart 8
Bravely Second promotes Bravely Default heroine to pope

What The… Moment of the Week

Singer Chubby Checker ends lawsuit with HP over Penis Size

The Rapid Pulse

4.6M players participated in the Destiny beta, making it the world’s largest console beta
Driverless cars will be allowed on the streets in the UK by January
T.J. Combo will come with the Killer Instinct: Combo Breaker edition when it hits on 9/23 in retail stores
Final Call of Duty Ghosts: pack drops on Xbox Live on 8/5
Titanfall’s Frontier Edge DLC is now out for the masses to consume
Xbox One launches in China on 9/23
Tekken x Street Fighter isn’t cancelled afterall

Commercial Break

This week’s commercial is… Wrestleview International Desk & Radio Influence

Geek Culture Segment

Geek is… Anime – We take a look at our top three under the radar animes that all geeks should watch as well as our top three mainstream animes as well!

Plug of the Week

Anime Manga Quotes! – Random quotes from your favorite animes!

Official Twitter: @AniMangaQuote

Song of the Week

“Unravel” by TK (Tokyo Ghoul OP)

Length: 94:20

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Pulse!n Episode 98 – Speed Running With Google

News

Thoughts on the Destiny Beta
Google buys Twitch for $1 billion
Sony offering more free games from 2011 hack
Destiny Ghost collector’s edition.. being cancelled by Walmart
Windows 9 marks the beginning of 1 windows for all devices

What The… Moment of the Week

Comcast.. Y U SO HARD 2 QUIT!?

The Rapid Pulse

Apple has ordered 80 million iPhone 6 displays
Destiny’s beta was so popular it knocked PSN offline.. it’s also open to everyone
Apple filed a patent for a Smartwatch
EA delays Battlefield Hardline until 2015
They also delayed Dragon Age until 11/18
PS4 is getting 3D Blu-ray support with the 1.75 firmware update
Uncharted gets a movie and it’s coming out on 6/10/2016
Azure Striker Gunvolt drops English voice acting for a faster worldwide release

Commercial Break

This week’s commercial is… Wrestleview International Desk and APEX Radio

Geek Culture Segment

Interview with Joe Stone aka Joenome1. He is a world record speed runner for Ys3. We talk about Ys3 and his record getting taken away as well as what other games he looks to speed run in the future as well as games he has already attempted. We also delve into what he thinks about the speed run community and even ask him who would win in a race in the classic Mega Man X Series! This and more in this near 30 minute interview!

You can follow Joe Stone over on his official Twitch.tv channel http://www.twitch.tv/joenome1

Plug of the Week

Creative Image Designs – A company in South Florida that sells custom made geek t-shirts and can even order t-shirts tailor made to your specifics for just $15 regardless of the size of your order! I had the pleasure of meeting them at SuperCON and they are just amazing people! Be sure to check them out!

Official Website: www.creativeimagefl.com
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/creativeimagefl

Song of the Week

Shield of Legend – mega man x6 from OC Remix

Length: 79:50

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Pulse!n Episode 97 – Round Four… FIGHT!

News

Square shows off Final Fantasy Explorers in latest Nintendo Direct
Sony, Microsoft mulling Early Access for games

Fighting Game News Explosion!

Tekken 7 is Coming
Raiden revealed as the newest to the MKX cast
Maya coming to Killer Instinct Season 2
Sting announced as pre-order bonus in WWE2K15
Captain Falcon joins Lucina and Robin from Fire Emblem Awakening as the newest Smash characters

After 75 Years, Archie is coming to an end

What The… Moment of the Week

Man burns down house trying to kill spider with a homemade flamethrower

The Rapid Pulse

GTA V’s PC Release Date is 11/14
Marvel: Agent’s of Shield announced their new seasons starts on 9/22
Windows 8.1 has rolled out to all Nokia Lumia devices! Grab your update!
Blizzard unveiled the updated Draenai model for Warlords of Draenor

Commercial Break

This week’s commercial is… Radio Influence

Geek Culture Segment

The SuperCON Experience Part II w/ Leva Bates: Leva discusses her time at SuperCON, her participation in Florida Super Championship Wrestling, all the panels FSCW did, meeting Austin St. John and Jason Mamoa. She answered some fan questions as well as talked about her own video podcast that she does along side Mike Ponton, The Geek Soapbox, and so much more! It’s a can’t miss interview!

Fan Questions
Dusty Shull @TheEWZine – What do you think of ShuperCousin designs?
Josh Smith – How does cosplaying and your love for comics influence your wrestling style?
@NEILinATL – What has been your favorite cosplay to wrestle in?
Kaleb McCullough – What was your favorite comic as a kid and have your tastes changed as you grew up?
CJ Bowman (@RadioInfluence) – Do you play fighting games and if so, what’s your favorite?

Check out Leva at the following places!

The Geek Soapbox: https://www.youtube.com/user/mlponton
Official Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Leva-Bates-official-fb-page/126238500731016
Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/wrestlingleva

Plug of the Week

Taylor Davis – She is a YouTube violinist who just released a new album – The Anime and Game Collection – which covers your favorite game and anime themes! You can order the album for $10 over at http://www.taylordavisviolin.com or pick it up off of iTunes!

Official YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/ViolinTay
Official FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/TaylorDavisViolin
Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/ViolinTay

Song of the Week

“Shot in the Dark” by Within Temptation

Length: 119:47

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Pulse!n Episode 96 – The SuperCON Experience

News

Destiny Beta Announced
Newegg to start accepting BitCoin
Windows 9 Confirmed to bring back start menu
New stretch goals for Mighty No. 9
Cliff Bleszinski comes out of retirement

What The… Moment of the Week

We need money for games, so we sold our children

The Rapid Pulse

The Steam Summer Sale had 8 million users online at once.. a new record
The World of Warcraft Warlords of Draenor Beta is now live
Amazon’s Fire TV can eat 80GB a day just predicting what you want to watch
Xbox One comes to China at the price tag of $800 USD
Oculus Rift is set to have its first conference on 9/19
Monster Hunter has come to the mobile market on iOS
Project Spark aims for October to release

Commercial Break

This week’s commercial is… APEX Radio

Geek Culture Segment

The SuperCON Experience – Josh talks about his trip to SuperCON, who he met, what he bought, and his overall experience.

Plug of the Week

Animenz – Anime Pianist
Upcoming Hong Kong-Taipei concert – http://www.animenzlive.com for tickets 7/18 & 7/19
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCyW-leqPXUunrXXxFjpZ7VA
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/animenz
Twitter: https://twitter.com/Animenzzz

Song of the Week

AKIAKANE – “ah”

Length: 82:18

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Pulse!n Episode 95 – We Embrace Our Killer Instincts

News

PS Now may charge more for rental than a purchase
NSA is told to GTFO of our devices
Police can’t search phones without a warrant
Crytek in Trouble
Dead Rising to Become Live Action?
Capcom Up for Sale

What The… Moment of the Week

Automatic Sperm Extractor
Click here to see it for yourself

The Rapid Pulse

A free browser game based off of Suisei no Gargantia will be available in Japanese AND English on 9/27
Mario Kart 8 Mercedes Benz DLC will be coming to N.A. and Europe
The PS4 edition of The Last of Us is now $10 Cheaper! Pre-orders will be refunded
Sony’s exclusive Destiny content offer is only available for a year
The Android E-Mail app is now on the Play Store
The Legend of Korra: Book 3 premiers on Friday: June 27th… kicking off with THREE episodes!

Commercial Break

This week’s commercial is… Forearms and Funk Radio Spectacular

Geek Culture Segment

Review of Killer Instinct: We take a look at the characters, the movesets, how it compares to past Killer Instinct games, replay value, online experience, the soundtrack and more!

Plug of the Week

Geek Soapbox – A video podcast by Leva Bates & Lee Ponton discussing the world of geek culture!

Official YouTube: The Geek Soapbox

Song of the Week

BoA – Masayume Chasing

Length: 81:30

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Pulse!n Episode 94 – Games, Games, Games

Geek Culture Segment

E3 2014 Recap!

Microsoft

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
Forza Motorsport 5
Forza Horizon 2
Evolve
Assassin’s Creed: Unity
Dragon Age Inquisition
Sunset Overdrive
Dead Rising 3 DLC
Dance Central Spotlight
Fable Legends
Project Spark
Ori and the Blind Forest
Halo 5: Guardians
Halo: Master Chief Collection
Inside
ID@Xbox
Rise of the Tomb Raider
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Phantom Dust gets remade for Xbox One
Tom Clancy’s The Division
Scalebound
Crackdown

COMMERCIAL BREAK #1

Sony

Destiny
The Order: 1886
Entwined
Infamous First Light
Little Big Planet 3
Project Beast is now Bloodbourne
FarCry 4
Dead Island 2
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls (Ultimate Evil Edition)
Magicka 2
Grim Fandango (Tim Schafer)
Indie Montage
Let It Die
Abzu
No Man’s Sky
Project Morpheus
Playstation Now open beta starts July 31st
YouTube coming to PS4
Use voice commands to chat on Twitch and Ustream
Playstation TV coming to US for $99
Mortal Kombat X
Powers coming to Sony PSN+ for free if you’re into television
Ratchet and Clank the Movie
Ratchet and Clank 1 getting rebooted on PS4
The Last of Us: Remastered
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
Grand Theft Auto V coming to PS4
Batman: Arkham Knight
Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
Oddworld: New and Tasty set for PS4 on 6/22 in NA and 6/23 in Europe!

COMMERCIAL BREAK #2

Nintendo

Super Smash Bros. Wii U
Amiibo
Yoshi’s Wooly World
Captain Toad Treasure Tracker
The Legend of Zelda Wii U
Pokemon Omega Red & Alpha Sapphire
Hyrule Warriors
Kirby and the Rainbow Curse
Xenoblade Chronicles trailer
Mario Maker
Splatoon
Paultena joins the fight in Super Smash Bros.
Star Fox Wii U
Mario Party 10 confirmed for Wii U
Project Giant Robot
Project Guard

EA

Star Wars: Battlefront
Dragon Age: Inquisition
New Mass Effect confirmed!
The Sims 4
EA Sports: UFC
EA Sports: NHL 15
New racing game from Criterion Games
EA Sports: PGA Tour 2015
Madden NFL 15
Dawngate
Mirror’s Edge
FIFA 15
Battlefield Hardline

Ubisoft

FarCry 4
Just Dance 2015
Tom Clancy’s The Division
The Crew
Assassin’s Creed: Unity
Shape Up
Valiant Hearts
Rainbow Six: Siege

Plug of the Week

Phantom Compass – Developer behind Rollers of the Realm, a unique pinball RPG! Rollers of the Realm is coming to PS4, PSVita, and PC this fall

Twitter: @realmrollers

Song of the Week

Mike Oldfield – Nuclear

Length: 208:46

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