Join Joe and Jonathan as they play-through games both old and new, for them at least. New videos will be posted every Tuesday, some Thursday’s, and Saturday.

Super Metroid – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 01

Super Metroid – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 01

Join Joe and Jonathan as they begin their journey through Super Metroid (SNES). Super Metroid is one of Joe's all-time favorites, and it's a surprising first experience for Jonathan. New videos in this series will be posted every Tuesday and Saturday.

 

Super Metroid – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 03

Super Metroid – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 03

The adventures continue on Planet Zebes as Joe officially learns how to wall-jump, defeats a large foe, and gains much needed equipment to swing around this varied planet.

 

Super Metroid – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 04

Super Metroid – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 04

In this episode Joe grapples with his new found swinging equipment, gets the ability to see through walls, fights another boss, and gains a new suit which will help out underwater. All while Jonathan fights with audio cables.

 

Super Metroid – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 05

Super Metroid – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 05

We discuss the possibilities of a SNES mini (prior to its official announcement) as Joe takes on fake Metroid's (Mochtroid), a mini-boss (Botwoon), and goes a few rounds with the big bad unnamed of Maridia. Turns out its name is Draygon.

 

Super Metroid – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 06

Super Metroid – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 06

In this latest Yet's Plaid; Joe finds a small way to finally defeat the big green Draygon, picks up the last beam, continues exploring, takes on Torizo (A Golden Statue), and finally goes a round or two with Ridley.

 

Super Metroid – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 07

Super Metroid – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 07

Our adventure continues with Joe's famed health farming techniques, vicious tail whips, lava baths, and tough decisions. All while Jonathan briefly discusses his lack of wrestling knowledge and games he's been playing (Persona 5).

 

Super Metroid – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 08

Super Metroid – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 08

As we get closer and closer to the end of Super Metroid we show off our bad math skills, do some backtracking with the full suite of abilities, farm for health yet again, long for lava boats, and finally seek resolve with Ridley.

 

Super Metroid – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 09

Super Metroid – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 09

The end is near. Watch as Joe and Jonathan forget the names of famous people and previous bosses, get caught up on or outright try to remember the story, make surprising friends, and finally see Super Metroid through to its close.

 

Ori and the Blind Forest – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 01

Ori and the Blind Forest – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 01

Join Joe and Jonathan as they begin their second Yet's Plaid journey. This time they explore the rich and emotional ambiance of Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition. New videos in this series will be posted every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.

 

Ori and the Blind Forest – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 02

Ori and the Blind Forest – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 02

Our voyage through the Blind Forest continues with: a little more back story on Naru, a deeper look at the Ability Tree, a quick lesson in the intricacies of dash, a talk about the pronunciation of Sein, and the start of a Gumon chase.

 

Ori and the Blind Forest – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 03

Ori and the Blind Forest – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 03

The Gumon chase to grab the water vein continues in this longer episode with: spider jerks, Gumo tricks, a dangerous venture up to the top of our first dungeon like area (The Ginso Tree), a sinister stare down with Kuro, and surprising allies.

 

Ori and the Blind Forest – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 04

Ori and the Blind Forest – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 04

Watch as we marvel at minute visual details. Also, Joe learns how to swim, make use of new stomp and air dash abilities, and prematurely makes his way to the Warmth. All while Jonathan fights with Steam and its clumsy monitor handling.

 

Ori and the Blind Forest – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 05

Ori and the Blind Forest – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 05

Joe, as Ori, enters the Valley of the Wind to find: little Kuros, thorny situations, the ability to float with Kuro's feather, timing based puzzles, and a way through some trippy woods to find a means to light the Shrouded Lantern.

 

Ori and the Blind Forest – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 06

Ori and the Blind Forest – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 06

With a Gumon Seal in tow we make our way to the windy and icy Forlorn Ruins. On the way we talk about climbing and lost enemies. Once there: gravity bending puzzle trouble ensues, the triple jump is learned, and we end up in the nest of the beast.

 

Ori and the Blind Forest – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 07

Ori and the Blind Forest – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 07

Now that Joe has made it safely out of Kuro's nest it's time to head through Sorrow Pass and grab that Sunstone. Along the way Joe becomes a soul master, and solves many wind and rock puzzles. All the while Gumo has more surprises in store.

 

Ori and the Blind Forest – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 08

Ori and the Blind Forest – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 08

With the Sunstone in hand, we head to and dodge our way through the fiery Mount Horu to see the surprising (in many ways) and stunning conclusion of Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition. Until next time. Thanks for watching!

 

Deadlight – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 01

Deadlight – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 01

Join Joe and Jonathan as they celebrate the month of October with the Shadow-filled alternate history of the pacific northwest in Deadlight. New videos in this series will be posted every Tuesday throughout October 2017.

 

Deadlight – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 02

Deadlight – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 02

Watch as we battle with controls and the save/re-spawn system. Then our man Wayne meets up with an old "friend," has an interesting flashback, and gets pulled into the Rat trap. We also discuss some of our favorite horror games, and puzzle platforming design.

 

Deadlight – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 03

Deadlight – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 03

The journey of Randall Batman and the Ratman continues as we make our way out of the nest and to the son of the Rat. On our way we run into a helicopter chase and talk about missed sound effect opportunities as well as more horror games we dug.

 

Deadlight – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 04

Deadlight – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 04

As we make our way to the stadium and beyond we: try and figure out some interesting things about this game, experience Mr. Wayne's creepy flashbacks, and remember that Randy is really bad at swimming. We also discuss our thoughts on The Last of Us.

 

Deadlight – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 05

Deadlight – Yet’s Plaid – Episode 05

Happy Halloween! The Deadlight story wraps up with: some rather disjointed story telling, an unnecessary escort section, somehow talking whilst drowned, a quick play of one of the Handhelds, and a recap of our thoughts on the game. Thanks for watching!