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Ep. 44 - SEASON 2 PREMIERE - Video Games and Fitness - Scott Herman

Ep. 44 - SEASON 2 PREMIERE - Video Games and Fitness - Scott Herman

THE SEASON 2 PREMIER of the Boss Battle Gamecast is here!  Yes the long wait is over and we’re excited to bring you a new line up of guests, awesome boss battles and great stories.  We kick things off in Episode 44, my lucky number, with friend and fellow fitness expert, Scott Herman, founder and CEO of muscularstrength.com.  We get the party started with things like completionism in games, the famous question “how much do you bench bro”, fun fitness banter, online gaming, and who would win in smash bros.  Can Scott use his physique to out lift the boss of the week, Phanto from Super Mario Bros 2?

Ep. 43 - Do I Still Love Video Games? - Ted Edwards

Ep. 43 - Do I Still Love Video Games? - Ted Edwards

Hello everyone!  In this Episode I get into a topic of the week that hits close to home.  “Do I Still Love Video Games?”  It’s a question that’s been on my mind and I want to hear what you think!

I just wanted to say Sorry that I haven’t had an episode up in 2 weeks!  So many things going on and I have been slammed!  I will do a better job of communication moving forward!  Thank you to all the listeners who listen and share every weekThat being said, I hope you enjoy this bite sized episode featuring…ME!  Yes only me today, but I talk about what’s been going on, a little Pokemon GO, Old School Games, my new job, and more!

Ep. 42 - How to talk about video games - Efosa Okundaye

Ep. 42 - How to talk about video games - Efosa Okundaye

And we’re back this week with a rockin episode!  I bring on friend and “rival” podcaster Efosa Okundaye the host of The Chronicles of Gamers podcast.  In this episode we break down how to podcast and talk about video games.  Why?  Because it’s what we do!  We also have a fun segment along the lines of Efosa’s show called “The top things to complain about in video games” and we definitely voice our opinions.  Come sit back relax and enjoy the old school video game talk with some new school tips on how to get out there in the video game content space!

Ep. 35 - How to make money in the gaming industry - Rick Davidson

Ep. 35 - How to make money in the gaming industry - Rick Davidson

The Boss Battle Gamecastis in full effect with our challenger/guest this week, Rick Davidson, the Game Career Coach!  He drops knowledge on how to make money in the gaming industry and being a professional!  Does he have the sage-like wisdom to overcome the Boss of the week, Kane from Command and conquer?

Episode 25 - "Ready Player One" Book Club

Episode 25 - "Ready Player One" Book Club

A little different episode this week!  No guest, but Jon and Ted are in the house together as always with weekly shenanigans.  This week we discuss the PlayStation 4.5, Ted get’s quizzed on NES sound tracks, we do a Ted’s Top List, all leading up to our discussion of “Ready Player One” by Ernest Cline.  There will be spoilers!  

Episode 19 - Streaming Our Heads Off

Episode 19 - Streaming Our Heads Off

The BRONCOS WIN!!!  SUPER 50 Champions!  AnnnnndDun Duh DA!  We’re twitching out of our minds on this episode as we introduce Ted’s new intern at RaptorCow, Tanner Charmatz!  Tanner is a streamer of 7 years and brings skills and a very relaxed deamor!  We get him out of his comfort zone and discuss Amazon’s new game engine, Failed kick starters, Emojis, The adventures on Twitch, Penis Physics, The Closing of Game trailers, the End of intelligent human life and more!  Can Tanner shed some light on the subject as he takes on Dark Link in the week’s boss battle?

Episode 13 - Best of Recap Ep. 0-12

Episode 13 - Best of Recap Ep. 0-12

What’s this “Best Of Recap” thing we’re talking about?  Ok every 15 episodes or so we plan on doing a recap or best of show that highlights our guests, the awesome people in the industry and their contributions, as well as great moments on the show.  Basically we do it because it’s really fun.  This is the first volume which recaps episodes 0, where jon and I talk about ourselves and you get to know us, all the way to episode 12 last week.

We’re going to highlight

 

1.      John and I and the beginning

2.      We talk football a lot – Great football talk moments

3.      Interviews – We have a variety of guests from different backgrounds all working towards success in the gaming industry

4.      The Best Boss Battles – **SPOILERS**

5.      A couple of the best topics of the week

6.      Some Random funny moments

 

ENJOY!

Episode 8 - Turkey Day Spreadsheets

Episode 8 - Turkey Day Spreadsheets

Oh how we love Thanksgiving.  By far the best holiday of the year!  What other day do you get an excuse to eat yourself sick and lounge around watching football and playing video games!  This week’s guest is Chase Bethea, Game composer and sound engineer.  We talk Thanksgiving day strategy using spreadsheets and analytics, blizzard’s new branding, Mark Cuban thinks esports are legit and is F***ing psyched, creating adult video game nostalgia, how to hand create sounds in a video game, our favorite thanks giving stories, tips on how to play open world games, bowel movements in Target as well how many times you should go #2 in a day….wait what?  Yes, did we mention this is a show LOOSLEY about video games?  After all that talk and laughter can Chase stop the laughter of the boss this week, the Joker?

Episode 6 - The Pulp Fiction User Experience

Episode 6 - The Pulp Fiction User Experience

The Broncos lost last week and Jon is sad but there’s no time to be upset!  Games are out!  Fallout 4, Rise of the Tomb Raider, and Starcraft II: Legacy of the Void are here and you can play them!  Our guest this week is Ed Moore, UX/UI designer and veteran of the game development industry.  We talk about eye poking cheap shots in football, Bruno mars, tortilla Chips, ice cream, Pulp fiction, indieapocalypse, and of course Lil’ John!...YEAH!!...OK!!!...WHAT!!  This week’s boss is Zeus from the God of War franchise.  Does Ed have the skills to resist the all mighty power and take down Zeus?  

Episode 2 - Buccaneers fans still exist?

Episode 2 - Buccaneers fans still exist?

Wow, we made it to Episode 2 of Jon and Ted’s Excellent Gamecast!  We’re joined by friend and special guest Ed Trillo and discuss his 20+ year career in the gaming industry and his strange love for the worst team in football, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers!  Hey we can’t all be perfect!