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The Reformed Gamers

The Reformed Gamers! The show all about theology, video games and tacos (and anything else)! Join two reformed pastors as they discuss video games from a reformed Biblical perspective. Topics range from specific video games and the themes within them or things in the world of gaming.
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Now displaying: December, 2019
Dec 23, 2019
Who Will Walk Away TRG's Game of the Year?
 
As 2019 draws to a close, it's time for us to give out a variety of awards to some of the year's best in gaming! From the Itchy Sweater to the coveted Golden Deer, we've got plenty of awards to give out this year!
 
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What Have You Been Playing
Adam has been in a state of chronic triggering playing Chrono Trigger. Both of the hosts have been playing Respawn's new Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order. Despite it's flaws, it's quite the stand-out game of 2019, as the guys go back and forth discussing their favorite parts of the game.
 
What Have You Been Reading
Adam finishes out The Gospel Primer as Logan continues going through the Power of Prayer by Spurgeon.
 
The Deer Awards 2019
The awards given out this year include: Broken Controller, Itchy Sweater, The Comeback, Best Book, Best Editor, The Golden Deer, and more.
 
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  • Peanut Butter Falcon
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Dec 9, 2019

Who's that Pokemon?

Pokemon is a massive franchise and a powerhouse in the world of gaming. Join the Henshin Dad himself, Wesley, as he and Logan discuss the Pokemon series, what makes it great, their favorite games, and give their review of Pokemon series, what makes it great, their favorite games, and give their review of Pokemon Sword & Shield!

Before the show begins, the two discuss their Thanksgivings and Black Friday hauls. Logan started learning Spanish so that couldn't possible go wrong on the show.

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What Have You Been Playing (10:05)

Wesley jumped back into Persona 5 after playing Dancing in Starlight, noting the game's darker themes compared to Persona 4 Golden. He also discusses one of the best JRPGs to have released this year on the Switch: Dragon Quest XI S! Logan abandons the Platinum for Code Vein after 67 hours of playtime.

What Have You Been Reading (25:47)

Wesley is taking it easy with "The Christmas Carol" after finishing The Institutes of the Christian Religion by John Calvin. Logan discusses "The Power of Prayer" by Charles Spurgeon.

Topic of the Show - Pokemon (31:00)

The guys start the discussion off with how they got into the series. Both of the guys jumped in at the beginning with Red/Blue, with Logan's parents thinking Red and Blue were the first two in the series. From there, they discuss their favorite generations and Pokemon. Around the 1:07:50 mark, the guys discuss the controversy surrounding Pokemon Sword and Shield, giving their thoughts on if the complaints have any weight. Following that, the guys give their full review of the game from the things that made the games great to the things that left them scratching their heads.

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