Brad and Corey spoil The Council this week. They talk about all five episodes and the game’s multiple endings. The spoiler section runs from 01:04:40 to 01:53:40. Please avoid this section if you don’t want to be spoiled on The Council.


Merry Christmas! Brad and Corey are back with a (not particularly festive) episode. This week they discuss a handful of games, Corey’s recent gaming habits, game handicaps and cheat codes, and spoil the hell out of The Council. Corey also makes major life choices and tries some new things, Brad’s been playing Marvel Puzzle Quest, they talk about Christmas plans and much more.

11-11: Memories Retold: 07:32
Corey’s recent gaming habits: 21:12
Strafe: 30:44
Subnautica: 41:40
The Council: 01:04:40
Closing: 01:53:40
Banter: 01:56:05

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Brad Gallaway

Brad Gallaway

Brad Gallaway has been playing games since arcades were a thing and Atari was the new hotness. He's been at GameCritics since 2000. Currently, he's juggling editing duties, being a homeschooling dad, a devoted husband, and he does try to play a game once in a while.

Brad still loves Transformers, he's on Marvel Puzzle Quest when nobody's looking, and his favorite game of all time is a toss-up between the first Mass Effect and The Witcher 3. You can catch his written work here at GameCritics and you can hear him weekly on the @SoVideogames Podcast. Follow Brad on Twitter and Instagram at @BradGallaway, or contact him via email:

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2 years ago

This was an incredible episode and I can’t believe it hasn’t received any comments. Primarily for Corey’s “life choices,” though the regular content was good too. “Corey’s Adventures in Getting Stoned” should be spun off into its own podcast, cuz that whole thing was funny as hell. Would love to hear more about it next time. With regards to the unusual experience that Corey had, I’ve had very experiences that felt basically identical to what Corey described (your descriptions were so spot-on for an experience that’s often hard to describe with words). Particularly the idea of constantly being in the… Read more »