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 24: E3 2016

    Episode  |  June 25th, 2016  |  2 hrs 19 mins

    It's that time again folks! We're back with episode 24. We talk about the games we've been playing, including Resident Evil 7, Oxenfree, The Witcher 3, Crypt of the Necromancer, Boss Monster, and Gone Home. Then we get right into our highs and lows of E3 2016. Enjoy!

  • Episode 23: Maccas? Meccas!

    Episode  |  June 11th, 2016  |  2 hrs 9 mins
    bloodborne, dark souls, e3, gaming, macca's mcdonalds, ps4, sony, the witcher, video games

    It's Saturday! That means it's time for a new Dark Insight. This week Cliff, Charles, and Jeremy talk about an insane amount of games, but mostly The Witcher. You could probably tell from this week's INCREDIBLE artwork, made by Charles of course. There's also pre-E3 news, reader/viewer mail, and MORE! If you want to hang out and chat with us during E3, come join our channel on Discord. All you need to do is click click click: https://discord.gg/0tohOspq8Puh4Wn3

  • Episode 22: Scottish Insight

    Episode  |  May 28th, 2016  |  2 hrs 7 mins

    It's Episode 22! Right in your ears! Or ear, if you've run afoul of an ear eating wizard of some sort. Cliff is off this week, so we brought in Richard from the We're Not Wizards podcast. We have a delightful conversation about board games, Dark Souls 3 (of course), Uncharted 4, AC: Unity, DOOM, chain mail, Vader hates on Overwatch for a good 30 minutes, and finally, Jeremy gets to talk about Chalice Dungeons.

  • Episode 21: Undead Settlement

    Episode  |  May 20th, 2016  |  1 hr 36 mins
    bloodborne, dark souls, dark souls 3, gaming, ps4, sony, undead settlement, video games

    Hello! Welcome! Since we had a short episode last week, we wanted to bring you an extra special episode this week, totally dedicated to the Undead Settlement area of Dark Souls 3. Let us know if you like this new format.

  • Episode 20: Dude Raider

    Episode  |  May 14th, 2016  |  1 hr 17 mins

    We're back! This week is a shorter episode, but don't worry we're going to make it up to you with a whole episode NEXT WEEK. That's right, we're going to go weekly. Cliff, Jeremy, & Vader sit down to talk gaming news, games they've been playing, and complain about Nintendo (well, that was Jeremy). Enjoy the episode!

  • Episode 19: Dechnical Tifficulties

    Episode  |  May 1st, 2016  |  2 hrs 26 mins

    It's here! It's here! Despite an enormous amount of technical difficulties, we have brought you a new episode of Dark Insight. This week all hour regular hosts are back, plus we have a guest: Josh Crowe! Vader is in Japan this week, but still manages to call in and talk about Nintendo NX, PS4 Neo, and games! Afterwards, Josh, Cliff, and Jeremy talk about the High Wall of Lothric in Dark Souls 3. Fear not, spoilers are clearly sign posted.

  • Episode 18: Dark Souls 3 Amigos

    Episode  |  April 17th, 2016  |  2 hrs 12 mins

    It's finally here! Jeremy Greer, Vader Van Odin, and The Lore Hunter sit down and talk about a little bit of news, the differences between Fahrenheit and Celsius, a couple of games, listener questions, and then FINALLY, Dark Souls III. Don't worry, we clearly marked the DS3 section so we don't accidentally spoil anyone, and we only talk about the tutorial area and the hub section. Cliff had some family commitments, but he wrote into the show to let us know how his DS3 character is doing. He'll be back next time!

  • Episode 17: Chocobros

    Episode  |  April 3rd, 2016  |  2 hrs 26 mins
    bloodborne, dark souls, final fantasy xv, gaming, layers of fear, miitomo, ps4, salt & sanctuary, sony, video games

    In this episode Cliff, Vader, and Jeremy talk about Final Fantasy XV for an HOUR, Miitomo, Layers of Fear, and our closing thoughts on Salt & Sanctuary. PLUS: our listeners sent in a TON of questions. Learn Cliff's surprising secret!

  • Episode 16: Division and Sanctuary

    Episode  |  March 19th, 2016  |  2 hrs 6 mins
    bloodborne, crossplay, dark souls, gaming, playstation vr, ps4, salt and sanctuary, sony, the division, video games

    In this episode we talk about Playstation VR, crossplay , The Division, Salt & Sanctuary, listener questions, and a whole lot more.

  • Episode 15: Jeremy Hates Namco

    Episode  |  March 5th, 2016  |  1 hr 43 mins

    Cliff is out this week, but Vader and Jeremy talk about a LOT of games on this one. Too many to count, but we'll try: The Division Beta, Firewatch, Lifeline, Life is Strange (don't believe Vader's lies), Until Dawn, Garden Warfare 2, No Man's Sky, Resident Evil Remakes, Twilight Princess HD, and probably more. Jeremy goes on a long-winded rant about Dark Souls 3 spoilers, and we have some reader comments at the end.

  • The Lore Hunter presents: Dark Souls 3 Vs Soulsborne

    Episode  |  February 29th, 2016  |  2 hrs 13 mins
    bloodborne, dark souls, dark souls 3, gaming, ps4, sony, video games

    Dark Souls 3 vs Soulsborne is a podcast special created by Sean Wagoner of The Lore Hunter featuring the co-hosts of the Dark Insight Podcast where we discussed what we might expect out of Dark Souls 3 by taking a look back at the previous Soulsborne titles.

  • Episode 14: I Keep Dying

    Episode  |  February 20th, 2016  |  1 hr 29 mins
    bloodborne, dark souls, demon's souls, firewatch, gaming, ps4, sony, souls of darkness, video games, you died

    In this episode Charles isn't here so me and Jeremy talk about The Witness, Firewatch and a nice bit of Demon's Souls.