Our first of two supersized shows where we look back at the year that was in the world of video games.  This week we recap the bigger news items from the past 12 months.

Ludicrous leadoffs:

Geneticist Claims To Have Sequenced Bigfoot DNA
Scientists Reconstruct Audio Recordings From Brain Waves

What else was discussed:

New Devices, More Touchscreens: Wii U, PS Vita, and Microsoft Surface
The OUYA Console
The Emergence of Kickstarter As A Video Game Funding Source
The Retake Mass Effect Campaign

Dennis' Nickname:  "The Man Who Takes A Look Back At The Apocalypse That Never Was or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying, and Start The Year in Review"

Blast from the Past:  N/A