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The Zed to Zed Podcast: The Show For Xbox Achievement Hunters and Gamerscore Junkies

The show for Xbox achievement hunters and Gamerscore junkies! We discuss topics relating to Xbox gaming, Gamerscore, achievements, and Gamerscore. Did we mention Gamerscore?
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Now displaying: February, 2016
Feb 24, 2016

Movie reviewers hate us! Three guys work out if movies made from games are any good with this one weird trick. Introducing Crandy's Shovelware Cemetery, the usual news and feedback, knobs and discos, and 10 ways to put clickbait memes into this summary.

Show notes are available on http://www.zedtozed.com/

Please give us a rating or review in your favourite podcast application, it will really help us spread the word and make the show a success!

Contact us on Twitter @zedtozed or email us at contact@zedtozed.com, we'd love to hear from you! Also check out the Zed to Zed Podcast Leaderboard on True Achievements.

Opening/closing music: "Jive Bot" by Jake Kaufman from the game Mighty Switch Force! developed and published by WayForward Technologies

Break music: "Game Cool Dubstep Mode Logo" by Sparximer

Gamerscore Boot Camp music: "Tally Screen" by Jake Kaufman from the game Mighty Switch Force! developed and published by WayForward Technologies

All audio production and podcast backend support provided by Tarragon Allen.

Hosts:

Brandon Fream aka "Freamwhole" - TrueAchievements - Xbox

Tarragon Allen aka "zzUrbanSpaceman" - TrueAchievements - Xbox

Randy aka "Crandy" - TrueAchievements - Xbox

0:00:00 - Intro

0:16:51 - Weekly Recap

0:47:30 - News

0:57:23 - Listener Feedback

  • Thanks for listening!
    • Kyle Worley (@moroniccow), Xtowers, Maka, Spazpol, x jjaldana 2 x, WhiteJZ, @McLovinLegend1, MightyMango, Ben Parson (@Griffey96), Helm Of Inmost Light :) <3, James (@SetoChaos), @GTMontana97, @HandyDarkness
  • Introducing the GRAW drinking game! *sip*

1:09:20 - Zombie News Corner

1:23:49 - Talking Zeds: Games to Movies

1:55:25 - Gamerspore [sic] Boot Camp

2:01:42 - Introducing Crandy's Shovelware Cemetery

2:05:15 - Backwards Compatibility

2:08:19 - Knobs and Discos

  • Hex-agon and Survivor from Lara Croft: Relic Run (WP) partially discontinued with latest update
  • Four's Company from ROBLOX fixed - need to delete and re-install the game
  • Locked In from Rock Band 4 partially discontinued with latest update

2:13:58 - Game Delays

2:14:29 - Outro

Glossary of Xbox Gamerscore and achievement jargon and terms: http://zedtozed.com/xbox-gamerscore-and-achievement-glossary

Feb 17, 2016

009 - Jo, I'm getting too old for this!

We meet Jo Carter aka "angelsk"; talk about hip pain and creaky knees and how hard it is to keep up with all the young people while gaming; respond to a lot of listener feedback; get 3/4 of the way through boot camp; and lots more!

Show notes are available on http://www.zedtozed.com/

Please give us a rating or review in your favourite podcast application, it will really help us spread the word and make the show a success!

Contact us on Twitter @zedtozed or email us at contact@zedtozed.com, we'd love to hear from you! Also check out the Zed to Zed Podcast Leaderboard on True Achievements.

Opening/closing music: "Jive Bot" by Jake Kaufman from the game Mighty Switch Force! developed and published by WayForward Technologies

Break music: "Game Cool Dubstep Mode Logo" by Sparximer

Gamerscore Boot Camp music: "Tally Screen" by Jake Kaufman from the game Mighty Switch Force! developed and published by WayForward Technologies

All audio production and podcast backend support provided by Tarragon Allen.

Hosts:

Brandon Fream aka "Freamwhole" - TrueAchievements - Xbox

Randy aka "Crandy" - TrueAchievements - Xbox

Jo Carter aka "angelsk" - TrueAchievements - Xbox

0:00:00 - Intro

0:04:10 - Meet angelsk

0:26:54 - Listener Feedback

  • Thanks for listening and for your feedback!
    • Rand al Thor 19; Maka; McLovinLegend1 <3 Big Ell; HandyDarkness; SeperateJoe; All the jaywalkers of the world; Weasel Pizza; Mighty Mango; AceDawg4; Gamer Grug; @She11Shock; @Kenzibit; @_jawelin; Nexus Plexus; @planting42
  • GFWL DRM Information (WIP)
  • Fiverr

0:56:39 - Recap

1:24:34 - News

1:36:06 - Talking Zeds: I'm Getting Too Old For This?

2:01:50 - Gamerscore Boot Camp

2:04:00 - Knobs and Discos

2:05:06 - Games Delays and Backwards Compatibility

2:09:25 - Zombie News

  • Ironically I'm in a rush today so I haven't linked all of the things. Is anyone even reading this? Hello? Hello?

Glossary of Xbox Gamerscore and achievement jargon and terms: http://zedtozed.com/xbox-gamerscore-and-achievement-glossary

Feb 10, 2016

008 - Maka and the Zeds: Guest Patrick Maka of Maka 91 Productions

We talk to Patrick Maka of Maka's Guides and Maka 91 Productions about making guides, gamerscore, and life in general; Tarragon announces Project BALROG; and the usual listener feedback and more!

Show notes are available on http://www.zedtozed.com/

Please give us a rating or review in your favourite podcast application, it will really help us spread the word and make the show a success!

Contact us on Twitter @zedtozed or email us at contact@zedtozed.com, we'd love to hear from you! Also check out the Zed to Zed Podcast Leaderboard on True Achievements.

Opening/closing music: "Jive Bot" by Jake Kaufman from the game Mighty Switch Force! developed and published by WayForward Technologies

Gamerscore Boot Camp music: "Tally Screen" by Jake Kaufman from the game Mighty Switch Force! developed and published by WayForward Technologies

Post-Outro laugh by Maka 91 Productions

All audio production and podcast backend support provided by Tarragon Allen.

Hosts:

Brandon Fream aka "Freamwhole" - TrueAchievements - Xbox

Tarragon Allen aka "zzUrbanSpaceman" - TrueAchievements - Xbox

Patrick Maka aka "Maka91" - TrueAchievements - Xbox

0:00:00 - Intro

0:06:00 - Zed Talks: Patrick Maka

0:57:09 - Sounds of the Horde (Listener feedback)

  • Thanks for your feedback!
    • Officer Zero, BT7398, Separate Joe, Buckmarley155, Planting42, xl Mik392 lx, @AvengedAgainst, @Jzarp43, @angelsk, @doughboyee, McLovinLegend1, Thrash Forever, @_jawelin, Big Ell, Facial La Fleur, Rand al Thor 19, Montana97, Xtowers, x jjaldana x, ... Crandy?
  • Game: Ski-Doo Snowmobile Challenge

2:00:58 - News

2:09:04 - Gamerscore Boot Camp

  • Thomas Was Alone
  • Achievement pickup levels:
    • 0.3
    • 0.5 – 1.8
    • 1.9 – 2.4
    • 2.9 – 3.4
    • 3.8 – 4.4
    • 4.8 – 5.1
    • 5.4 – 6.2
    • 6.7 – 7.1
    • 7.10 – 8.5
    • 8.10 – 9.2
    • 9.10

2:11:16 - Zombie News

2:20:08 - Outro

 

Thanks for listening!

 

Glossary of Xbox Gamerscore and achievement jargon and terms: http://zedtozed.com/xbox-gamerscore-and-achievement-glossary

Feb 3, 2016

007 - Kicking All Of The Starts

We talk Kickstarter, respond to bucketloads of listener feedback (we <3 you guys!), set more goals, knobs and discos, boot camps, and more!

Show notes are available on http://www.zedtozed.com/

Please give us a rating or review in your favourite podcast application, it will really help us spread the word and make the show a success!

Contact us on Twitter @zedtozed or email us at contact@zedtozed.com, we'd love to hear from you! Also check out the Zed to Zed Podcast Leaderboard on True Achievements.

Opening/closing music: "Jive Bot" by Jake Kaufman from the game Mighty Switch Force! developed and published by WayForward Technologies

Gamerscore Boot Camp: "Tally Screen" by Jake Kaufman from the game Mighty Switch Force! developed and published by WayForward Technologies

Outro sample from the movie "Pulp Fiction" directed by Quentin Tarantino, performed by Bruce Willis and Maria de Medeiros

All audio production and podcast backend support provided by Tarragon Allen.

Hosts:

Brandon Fream aka "Freamwhole" - TrueAchievements - Xbox

Tarragon Allen aka "zzUrbanSpaceman" - TrueAchievements - Xbox

Randy aka "Crandy" - TrueAchievements - Xbox

0:00:00 - Intro

0:07:02 - Listener Feedback

  • Thanks so much for contacting us, following us, retweeting us, leaving reviews, SOCIAL ALL OF THE MEDIAS!
    • Jellied Bigfoot; Pete 924; MADeyePadEYE; Handydarkness; GamerGrug; KURSED SOULS; RavioliCaponi; PLANET13; GillesdeRais; Large Coffee; @angelsk; @griffey96; @GTMontana97; @MclovinLegend; Grumpa782; @bubbajoewhupass; @PMaka1991; @Master_Adamo; NBA Kirkland; @Trueachievement; wtbuffs87; Facial La Fleur; Nick Monfries; seamonkeypowder
  • Zero Latency
  • @GTMontana97's Government Pandemic Control Picture: https://twitter.com/GTMontana97/status/693309022477250564/photo/1
  • Facial La Fleur's thoughts on Game Publishers: http://zedtozed.com/006-gamerscore-vs-games#comments

0:44:03 - Recap

1:19:58 - News

1:34:20 - Talking Zeds: Kickstarter

2:09:24 - Talking Zeds: Monthly Goals

2:20:51 - Gamerscore Boot Camp

2:24:05 - Knobs and Discos

  • Patched and now obtainable:

2:28:10 - Game Delays and Backwards Compatibility

2:29:00 - Zombie Corner

2:31:34 - Outro

  • Thanks for listening!

 

Glossary of Xbox Gamerscore and achievement jargon and terms: http://zedtozed.com/xbox-gamerscore-and-achievement-glossary

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