Filthy Casuals with Tommy Dassalo, Ben Vernel and

Filthy Casuals with Tommy Dassalo, Ben Vernel and

United States

A podcast about video games both old and new, hosted by three actual dickheads. Tommy Dassalo, Ben Vernel & Adam Knox. Kind boys.


Episode 52: Mafia 3, Rise of the Tomb Raider  

This week the boys talk about Ben's back issues, the Red Dead Redemption 2 announcement, Mafia 3, Rise of the Tomb Raider, Deus Ex, and Gears of War. Also a little bit of NX talk for the fanatics.

Episode 51: Batman The Telltale Series, Playstation VR  

This week three kind boys discuss the US Presidential Election campaign, Playstation VR, surprise game releases, Batman: The Telltale Series, Destiny and the NX.

Drop the boys a sweet iTunes review if you please, and if you don't please, maybe share the episode with your friends! 

Episode 50: TIME's 50 Best Video Games of All Time  

In this, the 50th episode of the show, the boys break down TIME Magazine's 50 Best Video Games of All Time list. They offer their thoughts on every single entry, as well as reflect on the broader history of video games. It's a bumper episode, so get listening!

Episode 49: Filthy Fam with Angus Truskett and Andrew Levins  

This week the boys are joined for the crossover event of the podcast season, when Angus and Levins from the Hey Fam podcast join us to talk VR, Flintstones, Kojima and heaps, heaps more.

Oh and stay tuned til the end for something very special that happens live as the boys are recording...


Episode 48: Super Mario Run, The Wolf Among Us  

This week the boys catch up after Tommy's long absence and discuss the new Nintendo mobile game Super Mario Run, the new 3DS games, The Wolf Among Us, and answer a few listener questions. It's a great episode! We may or may not discuss fashion for a good 30 minutes.   @dassalo @benvernel @adamgknox @filthycaspod

Episode 47: Deus Ex Mankind Divided with Ben Russell  

The bad boy of improv comedy, Ben Russell, joins the show once again! We talk Deus Ex Mankind Divided, The Division, Destiny, No Man's Sky, Titanfall 2, Battlefield 1 AND answer a whole bunch of listener questions. Lots of video game talk this week. Might be a cheeky Fashion Report too ;)


Follow Ben Russell @benrussells, and follow us @filthycaspod @benvernel @adamgknox and @dassalo!

Episode 46: Inside, Listener Questions  

We do a spoiler discussion of Inside (14:20-22:35), Ben offers his hot take on Stranger Things, Knox talks about Call of Duty: Ghosts and Final Fantasy: Kingsglaive, Tommy rags on Mornington, and together the boys solve racism. 

We also answer all of your questions.

Episode 45:  Deus Ex Franchise, Overcooked  

This week the boys discuss the Japan Olympics announcement, No Man's Sky, Overcooked, and the Deus Ex franchise. They also answer some listener questions!

Episode 44: More No Man's Sky with Gen Fricker  

Comedian and triple J host Gen Fricker joins us to talk about her favourite games growing up and now, and we reflect on No Man's Sky after having another week with it. We also roast Tommy's bedroom, do a long Fashion Report and talk about Uber drivers.

Follow us: @genfricker @dassalo @adamgknox @benvernel and of course, @filthycaspod

Episode 43: No Man's Sky  

The boys give their first impressions of the first hour or so of No Man's Sky.

Episode 42: 2016 First Half Wrap  

This week we talk about our favourite games so far this year, our biggest disappointments of 2016 thus far, the big news stories of the year and talk a bit more about Pokemon GO and the No Man's Sky leak. We talk a lot of videogames this episode, so strap in.

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Next week: NO MAN'S SKY

Episode 41: Nintendo NX again, Sonic the Hedgehog, Austin Powers Card Game  

NX speculation continues, early 2000s Australian TV gets discussed, penis sound effects are created and the exciting results of the Rip Torn Alive or Dead poll are finally revealed.

Episode 40: Mini NES, Forza Horizon, Rip Torn  

This episode the boys dig deeper into the bizarre brains behind Nintendo, Knox laughs very hard at a joke that has definitely been made already on this very podcast but he has clearly forgotten, a 4-year-old racing game gets reviewed and we answer some more of your burning questions.

Episode 39: Pokemon Go, Inside  

This week the boys review Inside (we do a spoiler warning but don't actually spoil anything), talk about Limbo, and then do a good 40 minutes on Pokemon Go. If you want to know what it is, how it works, and how it has affected society, listen to this podcast!

Inside review: 5:20-14:18

Episode 38: Flintstones, Wii and Wii U, Art Styles  

Ben drinks coffee, Tommy likes Nintendo, Knox hates things. It's like Episode 38 was written by a chatbot that has learned our patterns.

We discuss Hyper Light Drifter and answer a lot more listener questions! From Red Dead Redemption to pixel art, we cover pretty much every question you've asked us so far.

Episode 37: Star Wars Pinball, More E3, Listener Questions  

This week the boys welcome estranged host Ben back into the Filth-Cave to talk pinball, Austin Powers, Japan, E3, and answer a whole bunch of listener questions!

If you haven't left an iTunes review yet, please do! It really helps expand the listenership of the show and will allow us to do more fun stuff.

Episode 36: E3 with Michael Hing  

It's the return of our most featured guest Michael Hing as we talk all things E3! We go through Microsoft's crossplay announcement, the entire Sony conference (including Horizon: Zero Dawn, VR, Spiderman and Death Stranding) and Nintendo's big reveal of Zelda: Breath of the Wild! We also speculate on Australian-based DLC, tell you how to get Pizza Hut for free and give a concise history of Melbourne's Montague St. bridge! 

Episode 35 - The Division, Tamagotchis, Yooka Laylee  

Ben's in Japan so this week we're joined by previous guests Ben Russell and Demi Lardner! Ben's been playing The Division so we get an update on that and we also hear about how Demi's been causing havoc in Fallout. We also reminisce about Tamagotchis, Tommy's excited by the Yooka Laylee footage that's come out, we make some (now outdated) E3 predictions and Knox tells some boring stories at school! 

Episode 34: Overwatch, Warcraft, Uncharted 4  

This week the fellas do another Fashion Report, discuss the weather, talk about the upcoming Warcraft movie, go back in on some Uncharted 4 (spoilers for the ending of Uncharted 4 from 28:15 - 43:50) and talk Overwatch.

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Episode 33: DOOM  

The boys talk about DOOM. They also talk a bit more about Uncharted 4, Crystal Caves, Monster Bash, Hocus Pocus and they do a fashion report. But lots of DOOM talk.

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