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Available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Play and all other outlets. A selection of various mixes in various styles. "A DJ that displays a wealth of talent & versatility" Muzik Magazine (UK) "Serves up some seriously funky sounds" (Mark McAvoy, Cluas.com) “Irelands funkiest export” 3D World Magazine (Australia) I've been a DJ for over 20 years in that time I've held residencies in The U.S., Australia and all over Ireland. I've also released music under the name 'Tantric Dex' Past Support ...
 
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Video games are literature. But how does academia feel about that? What can we learn from a character’s horse? What’s up with all the screaming pihas in games? Is the video game industry making progress when it comes to representation of disabled characters? These questions will be answered… NOW! In this episode. With our guest, […]…
 
Kwiat is a classically trained avant-pop musician in Winnipeg and a big part of Manitoba’s music scene, AND she loves video games! You can catch Kwiat playing music and games on their Twitch channel at https://www.twitch.tv/peaceandkwiat/ (maybe you’ll even see a gorilla playing ukulele). Tune in to hear Kwiat’s streaming advice, where their love o…
 
What is archaeogaming? Our guest this week, Kaitlyn Kingsland of archaeogaming.com, is here to explain just that, as well as why it’s important, and what we can learn from it. Tune in to find out all about this less-than-a-decade-old subfield of archaeology! Download link – NEW Super Gamer Podcast 113 – Materia Culture with Kaitlyn […]…
 
Our guest this week is Rob Kovacs, also known as 88bit! Rob released a solo album last year that was more than a decade in the making. As 88bit he plays 8-bit music on piano. We discuss: making the soundtrack for Straylight, being a Nintendo World Championship semi-finalist, chasing a Guinness World Record, Mega Ran, […]…
 
Our guest this week is Silver Spook Games‘ Christian Miller, creator of Neofeud. We talk about how his childhood and home in Hawaii inspired the game, language choices, the work and luck involved in gamedev, cyberpunk, dystopian perspectives, Hippie Terminators, and more! Download link – NEW Super Gamer Podcast 108 – Dystopia is in the […]…
 
Chiptunes + Cello = Chips ‘N Cellos! Our guests this week are Chris and Jess, two-thirds of this amazing music trio that Mega Man-ifies classical tunes and, as you’ll hear, has plans to make more original tracks blending the world of classical and video game music. Find out: how the group started, what their dream […]…
 
Our guest this week wears many hats – they are creating Faraway Fairway for the Playdate, they are the director of communications at Hand Eye Society, a journalist, a writer for Insecure: The Come Up Game, and more – they are: Rokashi! We talk about all that PLUS: Sonic, parrots (well, one parrot), game jams, […]…
 
Our guest for this amazing TWO YEAR ANNIVERSARY EPISODE is Captain Badgertail, a streamer who is bold enough to declare that playing video games for a living is better than having your co-workers try to murder you. Badger offers streaming advice, talks about poop, and we answer important questions like: which anime is most like […]…
 
Our guest this week, Havrd, is a glitch-hunting, GeoGuessing genius! He’s the inventor of the “Saddle Skedaddle,” particularly likes breaking Bethesda games, andrecently performed at Awesome Games Done Quick speed running both GeoGuessr and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows. Tune in and find out how someone who doesn’t like to travel…
 
The big 100! The very funny comedian, writer, producer, not-golfer Jolie Darrow is on to talk about: playing Smash Bros. with Jake the Snake, what musical would make the best video game, video game-inspired comedy, and which actors would play her Breath of the Wild horses! Stick around for a hidden track. If you dare. […]…
 
“What would you say… you do here?” What exactly does a producer do? Depends who you ask, says our guest this week, Kitty Crawford. Kitty is a freelance games producer, an organizer for Twitch Montreal, and a whole bunch of other things! Tune in for Irish idioms, cat baptisms, talk of mentors, charity streams, and […]…
 
Emruto is an exceptional musician and video gamer, blowing minds with keyboards and controllers! On this week’s episode, we discuss Street Fighter, Guilty Gear Strive, Trackmania, musical inspirations, dedication to getting better, dinosaur cosplay, chip damage (and Chip Damage), and what it’s like to lose to someone who fell asleep mid-match. Down…
 
Holy smokes, we’ve got the UK’s first ever professional gamer, Sujoy Roy, on the show this week! We talk Quake 1 (and Quake 2.. kind of), the early days of pro gaming, esports today, the “shelf life” of an esport, loot boxes, and more! Disclaimer: We talk about esports gambling on this episode so this […]…
 
Emma Joy Reay is a games studies lecturer and PhD researcher of children in video games, bringing together games scholarship and children’s literature scholarship. We cover: what it means to be a child and what “the child” represents in western culture, how video games affect intergenerational relations, how children are represented in games, what …
 
This week we dive into Moonglow Bay with Bunnyhug Games‘ game designer, Albertine Watson. What actually is a game designer, what do they do after the game is released, why does Moonglow take place in eastern Canada, who are the townspeople really, Can You Pet the Dog, and why won’t the raccoon play with me? […]…
 
The Castlevania Dungeon is back! ….Sort of! I guess, uh, it’s still there. Our guest this week is its creator, Kurt Kalata, who is also known for Hardcore Gaming 101, the Top 47,858 Games of All Time podcast, and several “Guide to…” books! He’s on to talk about all of that and more (including the […]…
 
Congratulations, Bubzia! Bubzia, who you may remember from the NEW Super Gamer Podcast episode 74, is the first person EVER to gather all 120 stars in Mario 64 while blindfolded! He’s worked incredibly hard to get here and I thought the feat is deserving of a song. And that’s today’s episode! A song for Bubzia. […]…
 
Two self-described geeky sisters are our guests this week. Rachel and Kristen of Double Jump have a way cool stream that I check out whenever I’m able, where they play everything from Zelda to Wheel of Fortune to Ace Attorney. Rachel and Kristen are both writers; we discuss fan fiction, the best written games, their […]…
 
The title of this week’s episode is part of a quote by astronaut Christa McAuliffe, who died in the Challenger explosion in 1986. I think — maybe — it applies to some of what’s discussed in this episode, with guest Dr. Alexander Mirowski. Dr. Mirowski is a historian of technology with a PhD in informatics […]…
 
I am loving finding out about all these different developers making new physical games for old systems – like Mega Cat Studios! Our guest this week is Mina Figueroa, community manager for Mega Cat Studios. She’s on the show to talk about their collaboration with Kunjee Studio, and the game Roniu’s Tale, which is on […]…
 
This week’s episode features, Dani – girlwithbox – a Twitch streamer who streams not only games but coding and self-made “Twitch Plays” and even tech support! Listen in to hear about Dani’s plan to take on chat in Mortal Kombat, the possibility of a stream showing people how to use third party tools to combat […]…
 
Our guest this week is a video game researcher and poet, a podcast host, and a Kung Lao enthusiast. Javon “Jaystonee” Goard is the creator of an award-winning project titled “Gaming the Gamers: Gender and Racial Portrayals in Trailers of Popular Video Games.” He’s a former graduate student who continues to research, write, and talk […]…
 
What video game death has had the biggest impact on you? Did the grief you felt stick with you, beyond the video game, in real life? Our guest this week, Elly Cockcroft, is researching death and bereavement in video games. She advocates “death positivity,” and is particularly interested in “affective death.” Tune in to this […]…
 
In what is one of the longest NEW Super Gamers to date, Defunct Games editor-in-chief Cyril Lachel and I … basically fall off the rails immediately and talk about nothing in particular. We do manage to discuss the raison d’être of Defunct Games, Cyril’s favourite games of 2021, why 2020 saw less reviews than a […]…
 
A few weeks back we talked about Chip’s Challenge being ported to SNES and Genesis. This week we have the creator of the original Chip’s Challenge, Chuck Sommerville! Tune in to hear about the work that went into the original game and the struggle to release its sequel. Also hear the story of how Chuck […]…
 
“The power of positivity!” as The New Day would say. This week’s guest is certainly a believer in and practitioner of good vibes. We’ve got Logan, LHP64D, a streamer, cosplayer, charity fund raiser, and onesie enthusiast! Tune in to hear how Logan makes his marathon streams a success, to hear about an international Warhammer secret […]…
 
Old folks like me may remember Chip’s Challenge, a tile-based puzzle game that came bundled in Windows 3.1’s Microsoft Entertainment Pack 4 (but actually first came out on the Atari Lynx). Well, what’s old is new again! This week’s guest, John Roo, is creating the first ever SNES and Sega Genesis versions of Chip’s Challenge! […]…
 
Our guest this week is Marlon Wiebe, video producer for Brace Yourself Games! In this delightful discussion, hear about Marlon’s journey from freelance to full-time, all the different hats he wears, how the Winnitron was made, his involvement with Hype Jam, and how Winnipeg can claim (at least) two of the world’s greatest video game […]…
 
Our guest this week is Gwenwyn_, who just launched her streaming career in late June. Hear about the work that went into making a first stream a successful one, the emotional moment of seeing people waiting in chat, and the reason a green screen didn’t work out. Download link – NEW Super Gamer Podcast 71 […]…
 
Astaflex is a Call of Duty: Warzone player with more than 1,600 hours streamed and more than 1,000 wins! She streams daily at twitch.tv/astaflex. On this week’s episode, Astaflex talks hard work, how to spot a hacker, warm-up rituals, the importance of communication and keeping your cool, and more! Tune in and enter Grandma’s House! […]…
 
A new song approaches! This one’s an ode to Farnham, the town drunk of Diablo 1. It’s a parody of All These Things That I’ve Done by The Killers (and the actual song is what I used for a backing track, as I’ve done before, because the timing is always off in karaoke versions). Hope […]By Mark McAvoy
 
“We pretty much like to rap and sing about geeky topics over geeky beats.” Our guests this week are BoZ and ZEN of Geekswag — excellent nerdcore musicians who perform live on Twitch and are working on their first album release. We talk beatboxing, a cappella competitions, best gaming soundtracks, IHOP, and more! Tune in […]…
 
Are you prepared for the zombie invasion? Okay, zombies probably aren’t something we have to worry about, but preparing for zombies is a lot like preparing for all sorts of real life emergencies! Just ask Dr. Cameron Carlson, a doctor of public health, epidemiologist, survival expert, active duty Navy officer, and spokersperson for the Zombie […]…
 
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