Dark Insight

An International Video Games Podcast

About the show

We're a video game podcast with hosts from all over the world. Started by Londoner Cliff Goldsmith in 2015, he quickly recruited VaderVanOdin from New Zealand to be his co-host, with Jeremy Greer (US) we then brought on josh Crow. Jg and Crowe have now left the team but we have bwade, Kassandra and Matt now as part of the full time line up. Each week we bring you a different line up of people, views, topics, and feedback from our listeners.

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Episodes and Blog Entries

  • Episode 101: Return of the Nemsy-Buddy

    Episode  |  February 1st, 2019  |  2 hrs 17 mins
    anthem, assassins creed odyssey, bloodborne card game, fallout 76, resident evil 2, tomb raider

    Vader and the returning Matt share their fatherly insights on gaming and more!

    Look out for a lot of talk about Resident Evil 2 remake, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Fallout 76, AC Odyssey and all your lovely questions responses!

  • Episode 100: GOTY 2018

    Episode  |  December 29th, 2018  |  1 hr 58 mins
    goty 2018

    Kassandra, Vader and Bryan get together to talk about their personal favorite games (or game, BRYAN) of the year and are joined later on by a special guest! (Spoiler, it's Cliff.) HAPPY HOLIDAYS AND HAPPY GAMING

  • Game Awards 2018

    Episode  |  December 8th, 2018  |  2 hrs 26 mins
    ashen, astro bot, deracine, eevee, fallout 76, game awards, gaming, pickachu, pokemon let's go, red dead redemption 2, video games

    Dave @Sentionaut_Plus joins Cliff and Vader to talk about the Game Award, before talking about the game that they have played. Among others, Ahsen, Pokemon Let's Go Eevee, Astro Bot Vr and Assassin's Creed Odyssey.

  • Episode 360: Real Unreal Engine

    Episode  |  November 25th, 2018  |  2 hrs 4 mins
    assassins creed, board games, deracine, destiny, jaal, mass effect andromeda, odyssey, pokemon let's go, psvr, spiderman, video games

    Kassandra is back to talk to Vader and she brought her irl unreal engine buddy, Kwesi. We talk about a lot of things that aren't video games, like how many siblings Vader has and whether or not Kassandra should every understand humid impact on fondant. We also talk about things tangential to video games like the impossible ask of owning board games and the likelihood Kassandra and Kwe will split a PSVR. Folks we almost skip news completely and we talk about a lot of Pokemon and Mass Effect.

  • Grown Men Talking About Harry Potter

    Episode  |  November 11th, 2018  |  2 hrs 42 mins
    bloodborne, deracine, destiny 2, gaming, harry potter, immortals unchained, marvel's spider-man, red dead redemption 2, starlink, video games

    In this ep we talk spider man, red dead 2, starlink, destiny 2 and Déraciné.

  • Just The Two of Us

    Episode  |  October 14th, 2018  |  1 hr 26 mins

    An episode over a month in the making, prepare yourselves for a sensual, intimate evening with your favorite hosts, Bryan and Charles.

  • Episode 99: Don't Be A Coward

    Episode  |  August 27th, 2018  |  1 hr 49 mins
    absolver, all the boys ive loved before, destiny 2, dril, extreme exorcism, forsaken, gamescom, godmaster, hollow knight, larp, letterkenny, monster hunter, next update, nintendo, no mans sky, pc gaming, persona 5, strangelove, valkyria chronicles 4, video cards, xbox all access

    Our guest this week is Kwesi (@unlimitedgoats). He gets called out for a body pillow, Kassandra gets called out for poor decisions regarding cake frosting, Vader is called out for being a dad, and Bryan is called out for loving Destiny 2 lore like another man loves his anime bullshit. Also we talk about games.

  • Episode 98: Kassandra's Sky

    Episode  |  August 13th, 2018  |  1 hr 51 mins
    cat quest, hollow knight, kim's convenience, kirby, ni no kuni 2, no man's sky, polytopia, state of decay 2, toad treasure tracker, wipeout vr
  • Episode 97: Better Late Than Never

    Episode  |  July 2nd, 2018  |  1 hr 56 mins
    bloodborne, dark souls, gaming, mario tennis aces, octopath traveler, polytopia, resident evil, thief, toads treasure tracker, tomb raider, video games, yakuza 0

    we talk video games with the Great Kat the Wolf

  • Episode 96: Just Gawping

    Episode  |  June 17th, 2018  |  2 hrs 33 mins
    anthem, dark souls, doom, e3 2018, fallout 76, fortnite, gaming, ghost of tsushima, god of war, kingdom hearts, playstation vr, ps4, pubg, sekiro: shadows die twice, sony, the last of us 2, video games

    As we always have the finger on that gaming pulse, we decided to talk about E3! To aid us with this massive task, Richard from We're Not Wizards joins us and we let him loose with the host controls :)

    Warning - be prepared for temperature telling eggs, soapbox rants and plenty of gawping!

    Oh and video games too....

  • Episode 95: Dark Insight Remastered

    Episode  |  June 5th, 2018  |  2 hrs 2 mins
    dark souls, dark souls remastered, fallout 76, gaming, god of war, jeremy greer, pokemon let's go eevee, pokemon let's go pikachu, ps4, sony, video games

    Who's that on the podcast? Why it's our old pal Trent Reznor, the lead singer of Korn? Tool? No, I think it's Nine Inch Nails. Anyway, actually it's Jeremy Greer! Former host, current guest, forever friend. We spend most of this podcast talking about Dark Souls y'all.

  • Episode 94: Booty Call from No Man’s Sky

    Episode  |  May 19th, 2018  |  2 hrs 32 mins
    3ds, age of empires, avengers: infinity war, dark souls, destiny 2, fortnite, gaming, god of war, kingdom hearts, mini ninjas, nintendo, playstation vr, ps4, pubg, sony, the last of us, video games, xbox

    The most erotic episode of Dark Insight yet.