Episode 181 – Spider-Man: Miles Morales Spoilercast

Representation, Sacrifice, and Protecting One’s Home

With Peter Parker out of town for a few weeks, it is up to Miles Morales to don the Spider-Man suit and protect New York. Miles soon learns that there’s a lot more to being Spider-Man. Will he able to save his friendships and keep the peace in New York?

Housekeeping (5:20)

What Have We Been Playing (9:38)

Adam deep dives into the Xbox ecosystem. He shares thoughts on The Last Campfire, takes on his first Ori & the Blind Forest game. Logan gives an update to his thoughts on Destiny 2, including the new raid. Both of the guys also discuss their first few hours in Night City and have some interesting takeaways from CD Projekt Red’s latest: Cyberpunk 2077.

What Have We Been Reading (25:21)

Adam dives into a new book from Voddie Baucham Jr.’s daughter, Mother to Son. Logan shares from the last few weeks of teaching his students through 1 Timothy 4:12 and how young Christians should be raising the bar.

Topic – Spider-Man: Miles Morales Spoiler Free Review (36:45)

If you are new to the show, how we handle our spoilercasts are we give our spoiler-free impressions and review up front. We will give amply warning before going in to spoiler territory so if you are playing the game and don’t want anything spoiled, that’s your opportunity to pause the show and come back after you have finished.

Spoiler Talk (53:28)

The conversation touches on several topics such as revenge, representation in games, the character of Spider-Man, and the Gospel.

Patron Thank You’s (1:32:32)

Shout-out to our Deer Patrons for their continued support and encouragement: Alex Castellanos, Andre Swann, Ashley Kronenbitter, Caleb Schmidt, Christopher Commander, Collin Gregory, Darryl Tavares, David B, Derek Smith, Isaac Stultz, Jake Walker, James Barker, Jeffrey Jackson, JoAnne Monroe,  Josh Broccolo, Kaleb, Kokorodaki, Mark Fromme, Matt Edwards, Matthew “White Chocolate” McDougal, Matt Millsap, Melvin Benson V, Micah Hendrick, Michael Toller, Nate McKeever, Retro Rewind Podcast, Sam White, Third Strongest Mole, WeathermanKeef, Wesley Rea, Xaviel Medina

Reco’s (1:34:04)

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