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The YoS Challenge October – The Long Road Ahead

October 19th, 2012 by

Welcome to the October 2012 Episode of the Year of Shame Challenge Podcast .

This month your hosts Darren (D5120), Jayce (JayceStokes) and Simon (SiStevens) officially start their long journey to Eurogamer 2013.

The guys discuss what they have been playing this month, what games teased them the most at Eurogamer and what they picked up as their last few panic buys before Earl’s Court shut their doors on Eurogamer 2012 signifying the start of the Year of Shame Challenge.  The boys also explain how they are personally trying to make the challenge as pain free as possible.


The results of the Community Just Play It vote are announced and their fate for November is put back in the hands of the Community with the shortlists for this month (Which can be found below and on the forum) being announced.
1 – Burnout Paradise
2 – NFS : Shift
3 – Gran Turismo 5
4 – Midnight Club : LA
5 – GRID

Details of the racing chair that Darren mentions can be found here

1 – Gran Turismo 5
2 – Tron Evolution
3 – Batman: Arkham City
4 – High Velocity Bowling
5 – Captain America

1 – Spiderman 3
2 – Pure
3 – Lost Planet
4 – Red Steel

The community questions section gets a new name (Thanks Wee Hass) and the boys answer all types of questions set before them

As always, the boys completion spread sheet can be found here

As promised in the show, the blog links for some of the guys taking part in the challenge can be found as follows:


Games 24/7

Drunk Rogue

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One Response to “The YoS Challenge October – The Long Road Ahead”
  1. avatar MaGe1974 says:

    Lovely show chaps! The ‘childish little boy’ part of my brain always titters when you talk about ‘eradicating your piles’….
    Think it should be a petrolhead November so going to vote GT5 for Si and Darren (get those updates downloading now, should be ready by next month) and the sandbox racer Pure for Jayce.

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