Remington and Brandon reach for levels never before sought! Except the last time they tried to livestream an episode. But this time it worked out great! Tune in for all the madness, but make sure to check out the video version as well!
Is being dynamic necessary? As an author I feel it is important to note that protagonists don’t need to be a dynamic character. In some instances, a static character fills the slot just fine.
We skirt the line of what’s acceptable this week! But first we tackle Ernest Cline (because he had it comin’), Rowan Atkinson (because the Bean told us to), and kids snorting condoms (because everyone’s stupid)! And always be pluggin’.
Hey, when Frankenstein has dry eyes, he uses Clear Eyes! Wow.
A fun, adorable 3-D puzzle platformer with none other than Q himself as the disembodied voice of our Uncle!
This week we walk a fine line between comedy and revisiting our feelings on feminism, sexism, gender fluidity, and other buzzwords that makes the media orgasm!
Rem regales us with head puns in Headlander by Double Fine Productions and Adult Swim! He admits to playing a bit before, will he get ahead this episode?
Diamond Comics Distributors is looking to release a digital pre-order system called “Pullbox.” For those of you non-comic readers, a “pull box” or “pull list” is…
Rem starts up InnerSpace (the game, not the movie with Martin Short, Dennis Quaid, Meg Ryan, and Robert Picardo) and has a freaking blast with this explorative flight game.
The Old School Convention happened last Saturday on February 10th at the Pleasants County School in Belmont, WV. We stopped in to see what this event was all about and ended up picking up some neat He-Man toys and comics.
Science and technology and Disney’s Star Wars, oh my! We get back into the swing of stories with a wide gamut of tales for your nerd-holes!
Rem’s rocking some pretty badass armor in this episode of the adorable 2D side-scrolling RPG builder Regions of Ruin!
The bad Scottish accents continue as Rem explores more of Regions of Ruin — an adorable 2D side-scrolling RPG builder featuring his favorite fantasy race: Dwarves!
Rem embarks on a quest in Hearthstone! For more packs! He’ll never win 3k packs, though. He knows this. Let’s see if the RNG brings the pain!
Rem gets some guests to stop by as he dives into Next Up Hero again! Make sure to follow us on twitch.tv/duelingogres. Even if you don’t stop by, it’ll mean a lot!
Rem gives insight on how he edits the Dueling Ogres Podcast in two parts!
Rem gives insight on how he edits the Dueling Ogres Podcast in two parts!
The show was rife with problems this week culminating in Rem losing his audio! We’re full of disappointment, but we’ll be back stronger next week and hopefully you’ll still enjoy the show!
This Christmas we got a new card-based game to try: Codenames Duet. It’s for 2 or more players ages 11+, was created by Vlaada Chvatil & Scot Eaton, and is published by Czech Games Edition company.
Rem still hasn’t seen Star Wars: The Last Jedi, but that won’t stop the guys from dishing out could have beens for reasons and things!
Break out that mistletoe and hang it where all can see! We share some interesting holiday facts and read you a custom-made poem that certainly doesn’t rip off a classic!
This week Bo & Rem take you to a Thanksgiving play in New York! The director put his own spin on the show, but we think you’ll enjoy it!
Pokemon has been one of my favorite game series since I was very young. The game sits in a precarious place within the series.
AcadeCon is a gaming convention based in Dayton, Ohio and was established in 2013 by the RPG Academy focusing heavily toward RPG games.
At first glance, Doki Doki Literature Club looks like any of a thousand other visual novels available online, but hiding right under the game’s pleated skirt is a weirdly dark story that will stick with you long after its conclusion.
If you were looking to get CRAZY drunk, take a drink every time Brandon says “SPOOKY!” But not when Rem does it. He’s lame.
TearOfGrace’s main claim to fame is his playthroughs of games in the Binding of Isaac series.
Ever thought of designing your own game? RPG Maker gives you that opportunity!
Thank you for purchasing the Dueling Ogres “Power Pack”™! Please enjoy these news stories with no extra purchase necessary (probably).
This channel consists of the owl-faced Vanoss and his friends getting together to play modded maps from various games!
A waterfall over an otherworldly plant, a woman bathing in the foreground. Mysterious drawings & runes. This week is the Voynich Manuscript!
PopularMMOs is a popular Minecraft channel that consists of gamers Pat & Jen who play Minecraft mods in various forms! Let’s check them out!
Brandon Full guest stars on 90’s TV Hour starring Jenny and convinces her to Just Say No to drugs! Or maybe it’s the other way around…
This week the guys dive into the pilot & second episode of Amazon’s “The Tick” series! You’ve fingered foul fruit, friend!
JackSepticEye is boisterous & one of the most well-known gamers on YouTube, & for good reason. I’m a fan of Jack, however… [read more]
I love to watch games! My “YouTube Game Channels” series will illustrate some channels I have stumbled across. Vol. 1 is Super Best Friends!
Ever have an interest in designing your own board game? Me neither, but I had the opportunity to do so recently and decided to give it a try.
Millions of hot dogs recalled due to bones in the meats! But first…
We took a week off because everything in our usual wheelhouse sounded booooooooooring. But we’re back and touch on tons of stuff! Hey! Listen!
Well, I’ve returned from Origins in Columbus, Ohio and unloaded a couple bags of books, board games, and dice.
Origins Game Fair is an annual gaming convention that was first held in 1975. Since 1996 it has been held in Columbus, Ohio at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Origins is run by The Game Manufacturers Association.
This week we interview podcaster Jennifer Briney in a show that’s very different from our usual fare! Strap in, kiddies, we’re dishing on the government!
Brandon & Rem invite you to sit in with comic shop owner Jordan Lowe to talk about what is happening with Marvel & the comic world at large!
Rem re-lives his “devastating back injury” (seriously, he’s such a crybaby) and Brandon has been playing Farcry 4!
The big discussion is Elite Con’s banning of Cosplay, but first you have to slog through our inane banter!
In this special episode, the guys were invited to Podcast Night hosted by Asylum Comics to celebrate Marietta, Ohio’s “First Friday” event!
I was thinking about all the articles, books & videos on how to be a game master & that brought back memories of two of my favorite games.
I thought I would try to narrow down some genres or broad types of games and suggest some specific titles so you can head on down to your Friendly Local Gaming Store(FLGS) and pick one or more up.
It’s your first night as Dungeon Master. The drinks are out, the dice are polished, and your nerves are spectacularly high.
On the tail end of a harrowing victory by the Patriots (jk, we don’t care), we bring you our thoughts on the trailers you may have missed!
I guess the more immediate question is “Why is Dueling Ogres talking about Nintendo Co. stocks?” It’s sure not because I own stock!
This week’s focus is Woody Harrelson in the Han Solo anthology with some Wolverines, Patrick Stewarts, and Targaryens thrown in for good measure!
Have you ever been knocked out of a story’s flow due to a current event-style reference? This was a concern when writing my first science fiction novel.
The first game of Dungeons and Dragons (D&D for short) I ever played was at a friend’s birthday party and it was amazing!
What’s the benefit of reading fantasy/science fiction over watching it? Does the movie of your favorite series add or detract from your love of the story?
Boy, you’d think they’re getting lazy at the end of the year! We start off with a little cheer talking about our upcoming holiday plans
It is said: “Write what you know.” How do you write a cruel villain if you’ve never acted in such a manner? That’s where RPG experience can be a benefit!
My name’s Mumphry999 & I really like games. I’ve been playing video games since the Atari 2600 & tabletop games starting with the old D&D Basic Rules set…
Groot returns to the silver screen in Guardians 2, & we don’t talk about that at all! But we DO talk about a lot of other trailers!
For those of you who don’t know of Chris Metzen, you’re really missing out. Seriously, go watch any of his interviews. I’ll wait…Okay, come back!
Sony drops mics with their PS4 Slim & Pro announcements, but then drops balls when they refuse to help Bethesda bring mods to the PS family.
Today Hollywood lost one of it’s most iconic actors. Rest in peace Gene Wilder – dreamer of dreams.
I’m back from hiatus and everything I love is on it’s way back as well. Let’s talk about comic book TV shows and their return!
Impromptu thoughts on Harry Potter and the Cursed Child get disrupted by the would-be-if-it-could-be cult classics of the Sharknado series!
On the 24th of July, in the year of our Lord 2016, an unholy and downright tenuous alliance happened between the podcasters of the Mid Ohio Valley.
Pokemon Go is all the rage, so of course we have to chime in on that, being the hipster-nerds we are.
We finally get Filmstro for Windows and I can’t wait to tell you my experience!
Brandon brings his Bethesda Boner as we talk about E3, Mod Fraud, & more in this week’s Dark Side saga!
Game of Thrones season six finale aired last night and it was basically The Red Wedding part two. I counted nine(ish) main character deaths, two minor character deaths, plus all the unknowns from the Sept of Baleor. Anyway, as per usual – spoilers ahead and read at your own risk.
November 22 will mark the 25th anniversary of the release of the animated version of Beauty and the Beast. I feel like Disney missed a huge opportunity by not having the new live action movie done in time for the 25th anniversary.
I watched a video of Stan Lee ’s take on Captain America’s questionable reveal in Steve Rogers: Captain America #1, and the comments made me cringe.
A few weeks ago when I stopped by my local comic book store I bought the new Mockingbird comic by Chelsea Cain.
ABC cancelled some of my favorite shows. Let’s talk about that!
We live in a world where the media is bringing us adaptations of the most popular comics to the silver screen. AMC breaks that mold by bringing us Preacher.
I spent my weekend lamenting all the good television shows that will be missed. Now I’m complaining in blog form. Check it out!
Captain America: Civil War is exactly what you would expect in the best possible way.
Free Comic Book Day is upon us once again. I stopped by my local comic store, Asylum Comics, to check out the festivities. Check it out here!
Do you really want to know if Jon Snow is dead or alive? (Every time I type that I sing “Wanted dead or alive.”) Read on! Spoilers galore!
Game of Thrones season six is finally here and it’s everything we hoped it would be. Check out my season five synopsis and season six review!
I’ve been playing Hearthstone since it launched & I feel there are some tactics that have no place in a fast-paced game of skill. Read More->
Last night I went on an adventure to the great big city of Columbus, Ohio to see one of my favorite bands: The Spill Canvas.
“Star Wars is just a story, it has no point.” This statement has me contemplating my love of the films. What does Star Wars mean to me?
At WonderCon 2016, DC dominated the event with the announcement of the DC Universe and the Rebirth series.
Happy 100th Birthday to Beverly Cleary, author of the Ramona series!
WARNING! THIS POST IS PACKED FULL OF SPOILERS IF YOU HAVE NOT WATCHED THE PREMIERE OF FEAR THE WALKING DEAD!
What the hell did Arrow do last night? And why I am NOT ok with it. Read on for what I thought about “Eleven-Fifty-Nine” and Laurel Lance.
The Walking Dead’s Negan finally showed up and brought Lucille with him – and it was not pretty. Spoilers ahead!
Celebrating Nathan Fillion on his 45th birthday with hopes that there is more to come – especially Firefly!
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is back with HIVE and you can read what I thought about it here! Tell me what you thought about the episode, too!
I finally got to go to my first Expo and it was fantastic! Read about my experience here!
Always Keep Fighting – Jared Padalecki’s awareness campaign for those who struggle with mental illness. You are not alone!!
Today, is what would have been Alan Rickman’s 70th birthday and I want to take some time to remember a man who was a wonderful person and actor.
Finally Stephen King has had a book adaptation that I can get behind. Just a heads up, this article is going to have a lot of spoilers!
Last week JK Rowling dropped the news that Harry Potter and the Cursed Child script is going to be released in published in book form on July 31.
Every once in awhile, I’ll get a bug to use a musical score for an intro video; but I’m just not musical enough to make my own. Enter Filmstro!
Are changes coming for the thirteenth Doctor? Hopefully, according to Game of Thrones star and Doctor Who guest star, Maisie Williams.
This episode of Star Wars Rebels is my favorite so far, by far!In “Legends of the Lasat (S2, Ep12),” we finally get some much needed exposition on Zeb…
Did you guys know there is a wikiHow that teaches you how to be a nerd?
The first comic I ever read was a Green Arrow story arc given to me by a high school friend – “Quiver.” I was 14 years old, and I was in love.
Dueling Ogres has been growing steadily the past few years with some leaps in recent months. It stands to reason that we want more, but we need your help!
The guys bring it back full tilt with their first impressions of Star Wars: The Force Awakens! Spoilers ahead!
Just in case you hadn’t heard, there were some super hero movie trailers that dropped!
The guys recap their Christmas’ and share interesting New Year’s facts! Have you read those books yet? You probably should.
In a departure from their normal jovial frivolities, this week Brandon and Rem talk about what life is like living with depression.
The guys talk about cursing around kids, their childhood, and their youthful love-affair with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in lieu of the upcoming film!
It all started innocently enough, talking about the history of the My Little Ponies franchise. Then…things got weird.