Joygasm - A Video Game & Movie Podcast

Joygasm - A Video Game & Movie Podcast

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Saucy Bantering on Video Games, Movies, & Pop Culture
Ep. 109: Alita Battle Angel Movie Review & More
Feb 18 • 98 min
Alita Battle Angel FINALLY makes its theatrical debut – was it worth the wait? We provide both spoiler free & spoilercast reactions (don’t worry – we give you a heads up when the spoiler segment begins). Also, Steve continues taking forever to beat Red…
Ep. 108: Apex Legends Play Impressions
Feb 11 • 48 min
Apex Legends got dropped into our laps out of nowhere! Is this latest battle royale title a contender to unseat Fort Nite or is it simply a flash in the pan? Also, you don’t want to miss Steve’s hilarious engagement immigration shenanigans! After…
Ep. 107: Anthem Game Demo Play Impressions
Feb 4 • 59 min
We step out of our Javelins to share our thoughts on Bioware’s new IP. Did it impress us or give us cause for concern? Also, our adventures in Red Dead Redemption 2, Resident Evil 2, Forza 4 Fortune Island DLC, and Assassins Creed Odyssey are a part of…
Ep. 106: Resident Evil 2 Remastered Play Impressions
Jan 28 • 52 min
Green herbs? Check. 90s haircut? Oh yes. Corporations that falsely advertise selling umbrellas? Sounds like Resident Evil 2 Remastered to us! In episode 106, we scrounge up just enough bullets to narrowly survive and examine Capcom’s revisiting to one of…
Ep. 105: Glass Movie Review & More
Jan 21 • 94 min
The Glass movie has arrived – is it as swell as Unbreakable and Split? You’ll just have to listen and find out! Also, we react to the Ghostbusters 3, Spider-Man: Far From Home, Captain Marvel, & John Wick 3: Parabellum trailers (Released first to…
Ep. 104: Our Anticipated Movies of 2019
Jan 14 • 65 min
We pivot and chat about our anticipated movies of 2019! We also talk about Resident Evil 2, RDR2, Reddit, upcoming Joygasm merch, Gearbox CEO & former attorney lawsuits, Amazon streaming video game service, Geralt from the Witcher series making another…
Ep. 103: Our Anticipated Games of 2019
Jan 7 • 75 min
What better way to start the new year than chat about our anticipated games of 2019! We also talk about New Year’s shenanigans, our progress in RDR2, collecting comic books in the 90’s, Forza Horizon 4 online woes, this week in video game & movie…
Ep. 102: Our Favorite Movies of 2018
Jan 1 • 86 min
Last week, our focus was our favorite games of 2018, so this week, we pivot to our favorite movies of 2018! This year had quite a lot of offerings to entertain moviegoers with, but which ones made each of our top 5 list? We invite Patreon supporter / our…
Ep. 101: Our Favorite Games of 2018
Dec 24, 2018 • 106 min
2018 will go into the history books as arguably THE BEST year for gaming, eclipsing even 2017, which many thought held the title. We’re sure 2019 has a lot in store that will culminate into being a contender for the same title, but for right now, we…
Ep. 100: Achievement Unlocked – Celebrating Our 100th Episode!
Dec 18, 2018 • 59 min
100 episodes! When we launched this podcast a year and a half ago, we never imagined our passion project would come this far. To properly mark this special occasion, we take the opportunity to reflect on how Joygasm began, how far we’ve come, and what’s…
Ep. 99: 2018 Game Awards
Dec 10, 2018 • 80 min
The 2018 Game Awards commenced and there was a lot to enjoy! We react to the winners in various categories, chat about Hollywood’s growing interest in the gaming industry, and suggest how Geoff Keighley can continue to make the show even better than it…
Ep. 98: Digital Download vs Physical Copy
Dec 5, 2018 • 80 min
A noticeable trend is beginning to take shape in the form of digital downloads slowly but surely replacing physical copies of games and movies. Which do you prefer? We examine the pros and cons of both. (Released first to www.patreon.com/joygasm…
Ep. 97: The Success, Fall, & Revival of Japanese Developers
Nov 27, 2018 • 91 min
Thanksgiving came and went in the form of a massive food coma, but we managed to Uber ourselves a gurney and plop in front of the mic to burn some off some calories in episode 97! We take a look at the critical success Japanese Game Developers had back in…
Ep. 96: Paying Tribute to Stan Lee
Nov 19, 2018 • 72 min
We were saddened to hear of Stan Lee passing away on Veteren’s Day this past Monday. This episode takes time to reflect on the sheer impact Stan Lee’s creativity over the last 80 years has had, not only to loyal comic book geeks, but to folks around the…
Ep. 95: Special Guest Nick from the Bombarded Podcast talks Spider-Man for PS4 (Spoilers!)
Nov 12, 2018 • 70 min
We’re pleased as punch to have Nick from Bombarded – a dungeons & dragons adventure podcast to hang out and talk all things video games! Red Dead Redemption 2, League of Legends, and Spider-Man are the focus, with the latter of the 3 mentioned titles…
Ep. 94: BlizzCon 2018 & Red Dead Redemption 2 Impressions
Nov 5, 2018 • 132 min
Blizzcon 2018 is HERE! We take a gander at all of the latest announcements from the show including Overwatch, Warcraft 3 Reforged, World of Warcraft, Hearthstone, Heroes Of The Storm, & Diablo Immortal before pivoting into the juggernaut that is Red Dead…
Ep. 93: Soul Calibur 6 Impressions
Oct 29, 2018 • 118 min
After 6 years from the previous game, Bandai Namco has finally delivered Soul Calibur 6 (ironic isn’t it?) and we drill down into our impressions of the game! Was it worth the wait?! Listen in and find out. (Released first to Patreon supporters on…
Ep. 92: Call Of Duty Black Ops 4 Gameplay Impressions & More
Oct 23, 2018 • 94 min
Call Of Duty Black Ops 4 is finally HERE! We drill down into our initial impressions of the various game modes, the front end UI Design, Specialist classes and a whole lot more. (Released first to Patreon supporters on 10/21/2018) SUBSCRIBE:…
Ep. 91: Forza Horizon 4 Impressions, Glass & Vice Trailer Reactions & More
Oct 16, 2018 • 89 min
We take Forza Horizon 4 our for a jolly test drive and have play-through impressions to share! Also, gaming new covers Microsoft’s possible acquisition of yet another developer, more backwards compatible games for the Xbox One, Blizzard & Lego partnering…
Ep. 90: Sea Of Thieves Forsaken Shores Impressions
Oct 8, 2018 • 64 min
After a one week hiatus, the dynamic duo return to chat about Spider-Man on PS4, the Apple Watch Series 4, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, the new xbox one avatar system, and Forza Horizon 4 before diving into our topic of the day, which is the Sea Of Thieves…
Ep. 89: Star Wars Secrets Of The Empire Virtual Reality Experience
Sep 24, 2018 • 129 min
The force is strong with this one! We share our reactions to the Star Wars: Secrets Of The Empire Virtual Reality experience (spoiler free) created by Industrial Light & Magic’s X-Lab in partnership with The Void. What exactly is The Void? Their website…
Ep. 88: 2018 Apple Press Conference, & More
Sep 17, 2018 • 84 min
Steve compares the current TMNT movies with the 1989 original and Russ continues his webslinging adventures in Spider-Man for PS4 before analyzing what Apple presented at their September press conference, which you can skip to 33 minutes in the podcast if…
Ep. 87: Spider-Man Gameplay Impressions & More
Sep 10, 2018 • 69 min
Our favorite neighborhood Spider-man dropped last week courtesy of Insomniac Games and we give our initial gameplay impressions, beginning around 50 minutes in. We also go over all of the gaming news & movie news that have popped up over the last couple…
Ep. 86: Cyberpunk 2077 48 min. Gameplay Impressions!
Sep 3, 2018 • 82 min
We’re back like a bad habit! Russ returns from the San Francisco Bay Area with tales of visiting Industrial Light & Magic as well as his thoughts on Kirby Allies & Octopath Traveler, while Steve lists 4 movies (count ’em – 4!) that he actually liked,…
Ep. 85: THX Deep Note
Aug 20, 2018 • 88 min
THX revolutionized how we experience movies today. In episode 85, we examine the origin story of how George Lucas sought to create a standard that would be adopted by movie theaters to provide the very best in picture & audio quality, how Dr. Andy Moorer…
Ep. 84: Red Dead Redemption 2 Gameplay Impressions, Art of Metal Gear Solid Book, & More
Aug 14, 2018 • 56 min
The bros. return from vacation to fawn over the RDR2 gameplay trailer that dropped last week as well as share a bit of their vacay adventures, the Metal Gear Solid 800 page art book, and horrible airline experiences.
Ep. 83: From Trading Stocks in GTA 5 to Real World Investing
Aug 6, 2018 • 106 min
This week’s episode of Joygasm focuses on how playing GTA 5 acted as a catalyst for Russ to take the plunge into real world stocks and discover just how important it is to invest for the future. Both Russ & Steve offer advice and info, helping remove some…
Ep. 82: Mission Impossible Movie Review & More
Jul 30, 2018 • 101 min
The mission, should you choose to accept it, involves listening to us provide commentary on what we thought of the Tom Cruise action flick, Mission Impossible: Fallout. In addition to our topic of the day, we also talk about Movie Pass being on the brink…
Ep. 81: 2018 San Diego Comic Con Recap
Jul 23, 2018 • 101 min
SDCC was a whirlwind and we catch up with our good ole friend Brad, who attended the nerd mecca, getting his thoughts on the changes to the convention, the unreleased video games he demoed, and more! We also give our first impressions on newly released…
Ep. 80: Guest Nick Big Baby Moose, Steve Ditko, Our Favorite Game of 2018 So Far & More
Jul 16, 2018 • 83 min
Is it HOT enough for YOU?! Nick aka “Big Baby Moose” sits in for Steve, who is avoiding the Joygasm studio due to Russ getting over a cold and together, they chat about Overwatch, Anthem, paying respect to the late Steve Ditko and his special…
Ep. 79: Antman and the Wasp Movie Review
Jul 9, 2018 • 61 min
We have emerged from the Quantum Tunnel unscathed to give all you lovely listeners our review of Ant-Man & The Wasp! The initial portion of the podcast is spoiler free before we go into the spoiler elevator and analyze the film from 65 feet all the way…
Ep. 78: New Overwatch Hero Wrecking Ball, Tons of Movie News, & More
Jul 2, 2018 • 62 min
Episode 78 comin’ atcha! Russ geeks out over HUE smart bulbs much to the absolute boredom of Steve.Overwatch hero #28 has been revealed as Hammond the Hamster aka “Wrecking Ball”, which we analyze among other recent Blizzard developments. Also, we take a…
Ep. 77: Incredibles 2 Review
Jun 25, 2018 • 69 min
After a 14 year hiatus, they are finally BACK! We review Pixar’s latest flick in the super suit of Incredibles 2, which you can fast forward to 9:00 if you want to skip howdy doody time…but why would you want to do THAT?! 🙂 PLAY WITH US! Russ / Xbox Live…
Ep. 76: Our E3 2018 Reactions
Jun 18, 2018 • 117 min
There was a TON to digest last over last week’s mecca to gaming, better known as E3 and we spent 2 hours analyzing and sharing our reactions to EA Games, Microsoft, Sony, Bethesda, Ubisoft, and Nintendo, and their offerings.
Ep. 75: Solo A Star Wars Story Movie Review
Jun 13, 2018 • 88 min
Grab your trusty blaster, brandish your scoundrel grin, and snuggle with your favorite wookie plush toy as we punch it into our review of Solo: A Star Wars Story in less than 12 parsecs…
Ep. 74: Special Guest Call Of Duty Gameplay Director Jesse Snyder Interview Part 2 of 2
Jun 4, 2018 • 91 min
We plunge into part 2 of our exclusive interview (listen to Ep. 73 for part 1) with the Creative Director at Daybreak Games, Jesse Snyder, as we continue our insightful conversation about his career in the games industry! Part 2 focuses on his involvement…
Ep. 73: Special Guest Call Of Duty Gameplay Director Jesse Snyder Interview Part 1 of 2
May 28, 2018 • 94 min
The Creative Director at Daybreak Games, Jesse Snyder sat down with us and had an insightful conversation about his career in the games industry – in fact, there was so much awesome sauce that we had to divide the exclusive interview into 2 parts! Part 1…
Ep. 72: Deadpool 2 Movie Review
May 21, 2018 • 62 min
Maximum Effort! Russ returned from Houston JUST in the nick of time to crank out this week’s Joygasm episode focusing on the sequel of the merc with a mouth – what did we think? Listen in to find out…(Spoilers Ahead!) PLAY WITH US! Russ / Xbox Live…
Ep. 71: Walmart Spilling the Beans on AAA Titles Possibly Announced at E3 & More
May 14, 2018 • 51 min
Happy Mother’s Day! Steve finally sees Dr. Strange, Russ shares his Indiana Jones Raiders Of The Lost Ark orchestra experience, and together, we chat about the potentially huge leak Walmart Canada dropped earlier this week, containing highly anticipated…
Ep. 70: God Of War Play Impressions & More
May 7, 2018 • 89 min
Happy Cinco de Mayo! The hotly anticipated God Of War has dropped for the PS4 and we give our thoughts on our play experiences thus far. Also, we chat about Firewatch developers getting acquired, Microsoft getting sued for Sea Of Thieves, Red Dead…
Ep. 69: Avengers Infinity War REVIEW (Spoiler Alert)
Apr 30, 2018 • 138 min
It’s taken 10 years and 18 movies to reach this moment in pop culture cinema history and we spend 2 hours, 18 minutes discussing it (almost as long as the movie itself @2 hours, 36 minutes lol!) We begin as we always do with movie reviews, giving our high…
Ep. 68: Blizzard Entertainment’s Sr. Esports Manager for Starcraft & Heroes Of The Storm, Adam Fletcher (Special Guest)
Apr 23, 2018 • 98 min
In episode 68, we sit down with Adam Fletcher to chat about his career in the gaming industry, going in depth during his time working at Game Stop, Gearbox Software, Robot Entertainment, The Coalition, Twitch, and Blizzard Entertainment. We also talk…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 67: Overwatch Retribution, Solo A Star Wars Story New Trailer, Sea Of Thieves, God Of War & More
Apr 16, 2018 • 78 min
Why hello! The dynamic duo tell their latest tales of sailing the high seas in Sea of Thieves, then pivoting to browse through the latest events including TJ Miller getting arrested, Black Panther getting a release date for Digital & Blu-Ray release, Sea…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 66: Sea Of Thieves Experiences and Overwatch Suggestions
Apr 9, 2018 • 74 min
Avast ya land lubbards! We continue our “water cooler” Sea Of Thieves moments experienced over the past week before diving into Steve’s list of suggested edits to make Overwatch the best it can be. PLEDGE TO JOYGASM: www.patreon.com/joygasm PLAY WITH US!…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 65: Ready Player One Review, Sea Of Thieves, Batman Ninja & More
Apr 2, 2018 • 81 min
We hope you had a happy Easter and a fun-filled April Fool’s Day! In episode 65, we review Ready Player One, continue our play impressions of Sea Of Thieves, and drool over Batman Ninja after Russ shares his culinary discoveries over his birthday weekend.…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 64: Sea Of Thieves, A Way Out, Indiana Jones 5, Deadpool 2, & More
Mar 26, 2018 • 83 min
A lot has transpired this past week and we saucy siblings have a Joygasm of a time combing over each development! Our Topic of the Day focuses on play impressions of both Rare’s Sea of Thieves for Xbox One and EA Games / Hazelight Studios A Way Out, which…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 63: Overwatch League, Soul Calibur 6, Shadow Of The Tomb Raider, House Of Cards, & More!
Mar 19, 2018 • 59 min
Happy St. Patrick’s Day! We have SO MUCH to share a pint over: Overwatch League news, Narcos getting its own video game, Microsoft’s E3 press conference date announced, a special guest joining the ranks of Soul Calibur 6, a new Tomb Raider game coming out…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 62: Red Sparrow Movie Review
Mar 12, 2018 • 67 min
Episode 62 is dedicated to reviewing the Jennifer Lawrence Red Sparrow movie. What did we think? Grab your passport, freshen up your Russian accent, and join us as we provide a high level impression before drilling down into the spoiler zone including…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 61: New Overwatch Character Brigitte Revealed, The Incredibles 2, Ralph Breaks The Internet, Apple iPhone Lineup & More!
Mar 5, 2018 • 70 min
We examine Brigitte, the latest character to join the ranks of Overwatch characters, Russ shares his recent adventures in hearing loss and its triumphant return (he now has “HD Audio” quality), the bros. provide first impressions of the latest Ralph…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 60: The Sopranos, Ghostbusters, Black Panther, Walking Dead Roller Coaster & MORE!
Mar 1, 2018 • 76 min
Joygasm has reached episode 60! We examine the news of a Ghostbusters mobile game, Black Panther box office numbers, the latest developments on the Batgirl movie, Mark Hamill getting immortalized on the walk of fame, Mr. Phoenix in talks to play a certain…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 59: Black Panther Review
Feb 19, 2018 • 82 min
Black Panther is FINALLY here! Episode 59 is dedicated to reviewing the latest efforts by Marvel Studios – we cover the cast, plot, cinematography, special FX, soundtrack, and wardrobe in this audio podcast. Long live the king. PLEDGE TO JOYGASM:…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 58: Super Bowl Commercials, Overwatch Year of the Dog, Space X Launch & More!
Feb 12, 2018 • 64 min
This past week had SO MUCH going on! We chat about the latest movie trailers dropped including Han Solo: A Star Wars Story, Venom, Avengers: Infinity War, and Mission Impossible: Fallout. We also comment on the exciting launch by Space X and what Elon…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 57: Overwatch League, Blizzard World, New Skins, and More!
Feb 5, 2018 • 69 min
Russ emerges from Bogotà, Colombia and returns you to your regular scheduled Joygasming! We chat about The Hitman’s Bodyguard, American Made, and Burn After Reading before plunging into the Overwatch League, geeking out over the new Blizzard World map,…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 56: Tomb Raider, Red Sparrow, & Braven Trailer Review | Overwatch League Week 2
Jan 22, 2018 • 81 min
Just as the video thumbnail implies, we take a look at 2 beauties and one hairy beast in the form of Tomb Raider, Red Sparrow, and Braven! Each film has dropped new trailers that we take a look at and provide first impressions to you. Also, we analyze…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 55: Overwatch League, Instalok Music Parodies, & TONS MORE
Jan 15, 2018 • 114 min
This episode is filled to the brim with geektastic topics including the Overwatch League, Medieval Madness pinball, Forza Horizon 3, I, Tonya, The Last Of Us Remastered, Zelda Breath of the Wild, a shout out to Instalok and their clever musical parodies,…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 54: Jumanji Welcome to the Jungle Review
Jan 8, 2018 • 58 min
What better way to combine movies and gaming than Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle?!? It’s our Topic of the Day! Also, we chat about The Last Of Us, Zelda Breath of the Wild, the Nintendo Switch, Stranger Things, & more… PLEDGE TO JOYGASM:…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 53: Our Most Anticipated Games & Movies for 2018
Jan 1, 2018 • 79 min
As 2017 fades into the proverbial sunset, we drool over our most anticipated games & movies that are slated for the new year…which ones, might you ask? Tune in to find out! Also, the latest winner of the round 2 SNES Classic Mini is announced! PLEDGE TO…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 52: Our Favorite Game & Movie of 2017
Dec 25, 2017 • 65 min
Merry Christmas! We can’t believe 2017 has drawn to a close already. We chat about what our favorite game was as well as which movie of 2017 was our favorite. Also, a new winner for the round 2 SNES Classic Mini giveaway has been selected, so tune in to…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 51: Star Wars: The Last Jedi REVIEW
Dec 18, 2017 • 109 min
Bust our your lightsaber, cuddle your BB-8, and roast a porg or two as we thrust this episode into light speed to give an almost 2 hour (yikes!) review analysis of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Did we love it? Did we hate it? Listen, you must – save you it…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 50: The 2017 Video Game Awards
Dec 11, 2017 • 85 min
Last Thursday marked the 3rd annual video game awards and Joygasm is here to analyze who won, what new categories were added this year, why it’s important to have a fan-based video game awards ceremony, and how the show will impact the video game industry…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 49: Avengers Infinity War Trailer Reaction & More
Dec 4, 2017 • 70 min
We are SO PUMPED about the Avengers Infinity War trailer that dropped earlier this week! We also reveal the new winner of the round 2 SNES Classic Mini giveaway, and chat about the new Hellboy movie, Disney and Fox talks resuming, and more as the holiday…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 48: Justice League Review, Stranger Things, Battlefront 2 & More
Nov 27, 2017 • 112 min
After stuffing ourselves over Thanksgiving, we thought “what better way to enjoy our food coma than to do an episode of Joygasm?!” Justice League is reviewed (yup spoilers!), Star Wars Battlefront 2 drama, Wolfenstein 2 DLC packs, Xbox Avatar update,…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 47: Wolfenstein 2 & Netflix Punisher Episode01 Reviews
Nov 21, 2017 • 79 min
Episode 47 is dedicated to reviewing two blastastic behemoths: Wolfenstein 2 and Netflix’s latest original series – episode 1 of The Punisher! *Channels movie trailer voice* One game. One show. ONE WAY. Spoiler alert ahead! PLEDGE TO JOYGASM:…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 46: Disney / Fox Deal, Injustice 2 DLC 3, New Star Wars Trilogy, & More
Nov 13, 2017 • 100 min
Have we got an episode for YOU! Our main topi of the day focuses in on the possible Disney acquisition ofFox and what all that could entail. Before we open that little nugget, we check out the Injustice 2 DLC 3 character pack, GTA 5, EA acquiring Respawn…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 45: Thor Ragnarok Review
Nov 6, 2017 • 97 min
Thor in all of his beef cake glory (the wife LOVES Hemsworth lol) has returned to us for a 3rd outing in Thor Ragnarok! In episode 45, we analyze the film top to bottom, beginning with our high level impressions of the film. We quickly drill down into the…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 44: The Scariest Games We’ve Ever Played & More
Oct 30, 2017 • 73 min
BOO! Sharpen your fangs and shriek with delight as we go bump in the night in the very first Halloween themed Joygasm episode! In addition to chatting about the scariest games we’ve ever played, we ghoul out on the Art of Overwatch Collector’s Book,…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 43: Special Guest – Animation Lead, Raymond Crook from Double Fine talks Psychonaughts 2 and we reveal the SNES Classic Mini Winner!
Oct 23, 2017 • 127 min
To kick things off properly, the winner to the SNES Classic Mini giveaway is announced, so make sure to find out if you won! If you didn’t win, don’t fret; we have ANOTHER SNES Classic Mini to giveaway, which we’ll drop instructions for on November 1st…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 42: Cuphead Play Impressions, SWTLJ trailer, Stranger Things 2, & TONS MOAR!
Oct 16, 2017 • 83 min
We have a swell episode focusing on the stupidly hard new game, Cuphead, but that’s not all…we take a gander at the new SWTLJ trailer, the new Stranger Things 2 trailer, the new Vikings season 5 teaser trailer, and chat about the return of a classic…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 41: Blade Runner 2049 Review
Oct 9, 2017 • 113 min
We have emerged from returning to the world of Blade Runner and we have quite a bit to say! We drill down in to the cast, plot, cinematography, wardrobe, special FX & more – SPOILERS AHEAD. PLEDGE TO JOYGASM: www.patreon.com/joygasm PLAY WITH US! Russ /…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 40: SNES Classic Purchase Experience, Joygasm Website Launched, & More
Oct 2, 2017 • 108 min
This is one SUPER episode! Nick aka “Big Baby Moose” triumphantly returns to the guest chair as we share our adventures in successfully nabbing our very own Super Nintendo Classic Mini. Also, we give a tour of the brand spanking new Joygasm official…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 39: Overwatch Junkertown Impressions, RDR 2 Tease, John Wick 3, Netflix Punisher, Tomb Raider Trailer & More
Sep 24, 2017 • 76 min
Hear those Didgeridoos? That can only mean one thing: JUNKERTOWN! Romp with us through the outback as we chat about Blizzard’s latest Overwatch update, before diving into the latest news involving the SNES Classic, Bungie removing a hate decal on Destiny…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 38: Apple Conference Reactions, Halo Wars 2, Destiny 2, & More
Sep 18, 2017 • 94 min
The Apple press conference had a lot to show and Joygasm dissects it from beginning to end! Tune in as we analyze the Apple Watch, Apple TV 4K, iPhone 8 / 8+, iPhone X, Apple Park, and the Steve Jobs Theater. PLEDGE TO JOYGASM: www.patreon.com/joygasm…
Joygasm Ep. 37: Destiny 2 Impressions, Witcher 10th Anniversary Reactions, Horizon Zero Dawn, IT Movie Success, & More
Sep 11, 2017 • 77 min
We geek out over CD Projekt Red’s Witcher 10th Anniversary “thank you” video to the fans before chatting about beating Forza Horizon 3 & Horizon Zero Dawn. Movie news includes Stephen King’s huge IT movie success, Toys R Us potential bankruptcy filing,…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 36: Overwatch Deathmatch & Team Death Match Impressions
Sep 4, 2017 • 58 min
Our wish came true! Overwatch Deathmatch and Team Deathmatch mode have FINALLY made it and we couldn’t be more excited. In episode 36, we geek out about the strengths of these game modes as well as ideas that Blizzard should consider to make it an even…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 35: The Horrible SNES Classic Mini Consumer Experience & More
Aug 28, 2017 • 71 min
In episode 35, we discuss everything that went wrong with the online pre-order of the Nintendo SNES Classic Mini and how Nintendo can rectify its business practice for future console releases. Additionally, we geek out over the latest Overwatch Mei “Rise…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 34: Sonic Mania Impressions, Moviepass Watch One Movie Per Day For $10 / month, & More
Aug 21, 2017 • 68 min
Start your week off right by plugging into your weekly Joygasm! Episode 34 focuses on Sonic Mania and touches on multiple developments including – but not limited to – Moviepass, Overwatch, Splatoon 2, Shazam, Wonder Woman, Mission Impossible 6, Gamescom,…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 33: Micro Transactions, Nintendo Gets Sued, Changes to the Xbox Achievements, Overwatch, Gamescom, & More
Aug 13, 2017 • 79 min
Hot on the heels of our last topic of the day revolving around Digital Content Gatekeepers vs. Consumers – Micro Transactions segues the chatter into what works and what doesn’t in the gaming world. Throw in some hot topics like Nintendo getting sued,…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 32: Digital Content Gatekeepers VS. Consumers, Overwatch Summer Games 2017, & More
Aug 11, 2017 • 67 min
AHA! There you are. Episode 32 takes note of Disney pulling its content from Netflix and discusses the broader topic of digital content gatekeepers vs. consumers as it applies to the steady flow of content transitioning away from cable TV and onto…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 31: Games We’d Like To See On Next Gen
Aug 7, 2017 • 70 min
Destiny 2 & Prey 2 patch reactions, Hellboy 2 & Pacific Rim 2 (I know, right – apparently the number of the day is “2” lol) and a heeeeuuuuuuge hard drive that fits in the palm of your hot little hand. Also, our topic of the day involves us geeking out…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 30: Overwatch Doomfist Gameplay Impressions, New Xbox One Controller Designs, Nintendo Switch Updates, SNES Classic Mini Release Schedule, Star Wars Episode 9, & More
Aug 4, 2017 • 59 min
It’s Friday and you know what that means…time to have a Joygasm! Russ attempts to woo Amazon’s Alexa into playing a Joygasm episode (and FAILS) before analyzing the gameplay from latest Overwatch character, Doomfist, check out the new Xbox One controller…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 29: Destiny 2 Beta Impressions, Fortnite, Overwatch, Ghostbusters, a New Spawn Movie & More
Jul 31, 2017 • 77 min
We’re baaaaaaack! Episode 29 is LOADED with goodies including our first foray into the Destiny 2 Beta, Overwatch League salary info, Fortnite officially released into the wild, drama between Christopher Nolan & Netflix, Wonder Woman continuing her box…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 28: Dunkirk Movie Review
Jul 28, 2017 • 62 min
Episode 28 focuses on Christopher Nolan’s newest film, Dunkirk, taking account of the real event that transpired during World War 2. We discuss high level impressions before drilling into thoughts on the cast, plot, script, cinematography, soundtrack, and…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 27: SDCC 2017 Recap, Destiny 2 Beta, Pokemon GO Legendary, Forza 7, & More
Jul 24, 2017 • 112 min
The dust has settled, the grass can finally recover, and hardcore fans can get a well deserved nap as SDCC concludes. Our good old friend BRAAAAAAD returns to give us in depth reactions to this year’s Con, Nick aka Big Baby Moose from the Destiny clan DoD…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 26: Disney’s D23 Conference, the latest SDCC 2017 Goodness, & More
Jul 21, 2017 • 82 min
It’s that time of year again when folks make their annual geek pilgrimage to San Diego Comic Con! Brad makes his debut on Joygasm, reporting at SDCC ground zero on the first 2 days of all things pop culture. We then pivot and dive into all of the juicy…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 25: SDCC 2017, Hans Zimmer Live on Tour, Quentin Tarantino’s New Film, Daniel Craig Reprising James Bond & More
Jul 16, 2017 • 94 min
San Diego Comic Con is right around the corner and Joygasm is here to help guide you through many of the must see events & swag that shouldn’t be overlooked. Also, Russ shares his recent concert going adventures, witnessing the sheer talent of Hans Zimmer…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 24: Spider-Man: Homecoming Movie Discussion
Jul 13, 2017 • 89 min
Feel your spidey sense tingling? Episode 24 blissfully gets tangled up in a delightful web of discussion over Spider-Man: Homecoming in theaters now. The cast, plot, soundtrack, costume designs, cinematography and more are analyzed & critiqued (SPOILERS…
Joygasm Podcast Ep. 23: Baby Driver Movie Discussion
Jul 9, 2017 • 90 min
Whip out your shades, select your favorite iPod track, and strap yourself in for a joygasm of a ride as we discuss Edgar Wright’s latest project: Baby Driver! The cast, plot, soundtrack, editing, cinematography and more are analyzed & critiqued, so be…
Joygasm Podcast Ep22: Doomfist Arrives in Overwatch, The Jetsons, Bumblee Movie Spinoff & More
Jul 7, 2017 • 63 min
TGIF! Dive into episode 22 as we discuss the official arrival of the latest Overwatch character, Doomfist, The Jetsons live action TV show, SquareEnix’s new game in development, why the “Limbo” game cofounder parted ways with Play Dead, Fantastic Beasts…
Joygasm Podcast Episode21: Overwatch, Rick and Morty, Jumanji 2, Daddy’s Home 2, Clash Royale, Baby Driver, & More
Jul 2, 2017 • 77 min
Joygasm gets to legal drinking age with episode 21! Russ taps into his E-Sportscaster as he relives an epic upset in Overwatch CTF, the bros. have fun with Clash Royale, first impressions are made as we check out the trailers to Jumanji 2, Daddy’s Home 2,…
Joygasm Podcast Episode20: SNES Classic Mini, Overwatch, Free Sega Games on Mobile & More
Jun 30, 2017 • 69 min
Episode 20 COMIN’ ATCHA! We dive into the exciting announcement of the Super Nintendo Classic Mini, the upcoming Batman movie noir-driven detective approach, what Blizzard needs to do to make the Horizon Lunar Colony map truly amazing, Deadpool 2…
Joygasm Podcast Episode19: Sonic Mania, Overwatch, Steam, Spider-Man Homecoming, Transformers 5 & More
Jun 25, 2017 • 83 min
Greetings! We plunge headfirst into episode 19 to discuss a couple of awesome Overwatch updates, the latest Steam discounts, the hype machine of Spider-Man Homecoming, what needs to be fixed in the Transformers movies, and a slew of other goodies primed…
Joygasm Podcast Episode18: Spider-Man Homecoming, Han Solo Movie, Carnage added to Venom Movie, Reliving the Golden Age of the Arcade Scene & More
Jun 23, 2017 • 75 min
Welcome back! Episode 18 includes Russell’s brush with the Star Wars Empire Strikes Back script, the dynamic duo getting all nostalgic about the golden age of the arcade scene, tons of movie news, and more…
Joygasm Podcast Episode17: E3 Recap, Firewatch, New Xbox Avatars, Atari’s New Console, Adam West Farewell, & More!
Jun 19, 2017 • 95 min
E3 has come and gone in a whirlwind! We drool over what was shown and critique what could’ve made the show even better. In addition, we cover the impact Adam West made on our lives, the Sega Genesis new Flashback console, Sony meddling in Rocket League’s…
Joygasm Podcast Episode16: E3 2017 Day 4 – Nintendo Press Conference
Jun 14, 2017 • 35 min
It’s day 4 – are you ready for MOAR?!? Episode 16 focuses on the Nintendo Spotlight as they prove once again that they have an impressive stable of gamer faves, including Yoshi, Super Metroid 4, Zelda DLC, Pokemon RPG, Kirby, Super Mario Odyssey, as well…
Joygasm Podcast Episode15b: E3 2017 Day 3 – Ubisoft Press Conference
Jun 14, 2017 • 76 min
Up next in part 2 of episode 15, is Ubisoft! They kicked their press conference off with Super Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, a collaborative effort between Nintendo and Ubisoft that pairs each respective developer’s cast of lovable characters in a…
Joygasm Podcast Episode15: E3 2017 Day 3 – Sony Press Conference
Jun 13, 2017 • 82 min
Good heavens – E3 Day 3 is upon us! Episode 15 focuses on the Sony Press Conference as they pull out all the stops and give gamers precisely what they are clamoring for: GREAT GAMES. Are you listening, Microsoft? Uncharted Expansion, Horizon expansion,…
Joygasm Podcast Episode14b: E3 2017 Day 2 – Bethesda Press Conference
Jun 12, 2017 • 58 min
Bethesda closes out Day 2 of E3 with a slew of new developments including Wolfenstein 2, Elder Scrolls Oblivion Online, The Evil Within 2, Quake Champions, Doom VFR, Dishonored: Death of the Outsider, Skyrim on Nintendo Switch and a whole lot of more zany…
Joygasm Podcast Episode14: E3 2017 Day 2 – Microsoft Xbox Games Press Briefing
Jun 12, 2017
We continue our nonstop coverage of E3 2017 with the Microsoft Press Briefing as they reveal the hotly anticipated Xbox Scorpio system, but is it all sunshine and rainbows? Join us as we express our thoughts on Microsoft’s latest offerings…
Joygasm Podcast Episode13: E3 2017 Day 1 – EA Games Press Conference
Jun 10, 2017
EA Games kicked off E3 2017 with a BANG as they presented Battlefield 1 In The Name Of Tsar, FIFA 2018, A Way Out, Need For Speed Payback, Anthem, NBA Live 2018, and Star Wars Battlefront 2! Join us as we tune in to the entire press conference, sprinkling…
Joygasm Podcast Episode12: E3 Predictions, Star Wars Pinball, Overwatch, & More
Jun 9, 2017 • 90 min
It’s the calm before the E3 storm, which is a very exciting time for all of us gamers, as we anticipate with baited breath what all of the gaming studios have in store for us. In episode 12, we outline our plan to drop a podcast each day of the E3 event,…
Joygasm Podcast Episode11: Wonder Woman Movie Review *SPOILER ALERT*, Injustice 2, Bit Heroes, Overwatch, & More
Jun 4, 2017
Did you have a WONDER of a weekend? We sure did and we’re dying to tell you all about it! So tap into your inner Amazon Warrior Princess, grab some ice cream (“you should be very proud”), and enjoy episode 11 as we discuss all things Wonder Woman! FYI:…
Joygasm Podcast Episode10: Sonic Mania, Overwatch, Tekken 7, Diablo 3 Necromancer Class, Sin City TV Show & More
Jun 1, 2017 • 66 min
Episode 10 already? INCONCEIVABLE! Start your weekend off right by joining us as we cover the upcoming Sonic Mania & Tekken 7 releases, the latest character class of Diablo 3, Injustice 2 dropping a film version of the Wonder Woman outfit, the latest…
Joygasm Podcast Episode09: Far Cry 5, Overwatch, Michael Jackson’s Moonwalker, Pirates Of The Caribbean 5, & More
May 29, 2017
Don’t blink! Joygasm podcast episode 9 is comin’ atcha, covering the latest character trailers for Far Cry 5 (oooh the plot thickens), Russ getting bit by the nostalgic bug while playing Michael Jackson’s Moonwalker, Disney’s animated-to-live-action…
Joygasm Podcast Episode08: Red Dead, Spider-Man: Homecoming, Far Cry 5, 12th Moose interview for Destiny 2 & tons more
May 26, 2017
TGIF! Joygasm Episode 8 is chock full of tantalizing topics, with thoughts on the Star Wars Episode 8 (woah – great timing with the number 8!) Vanity Fair photoshoot, Red Dead Redemption 2, first impressions on the latest Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer,…
Joygasm Podcast Episode07: The Venom Movie, Clash Royale, Injustice 2, Forza Hot Wheels & More
May 22, 2017 • 65 min
Good to see ya! We missed you oh so much. In lucky number seven, we discuss the awesomeness on the latest Venom movie news (along with commentary on what Sony is hatching with its Marvel license), Steve pops Russ’s proverbial gaming cherry regarding Clash…
Joygasm Podcast Episode06: Battlefield 1, Injustice 2, The Witcher on Netflix, & More
May 18, 2017 • 65 min
Heidy-ho, fellow peeps! Unwrapping episode 6 will reveal first impressions of Injustice 2, the psychological goodness that is Battlefield 1, our latest romps in Overwatch, the exciting Witcher / Netflix partnership and plenty of good old fashioned banter.
Joygasm Podcast Episode05: Bit Heroes, Forza Horizon 3 Hot Wheels, Comic Con, & More
May 14, 2017 • 77 min
What better way to kick back and relax after Mother’s Day weekend, than enjoying a Joygasm?! In episode 5, we drool over a new mobile game titled “Bit Heroes”, reminisce about Steve’s first Comic Con experience, and enthuse over bridging the generational…
Joygasm Podcast Episode04: X-Men, Rocky, Overwatch, Forza Horizon 3 Hot Wheels, & More
May 11, 2017 • 69 min
Join us as we dabble into the direction of X-Men, opine about the glory of the Rocky films, geek out on the latest Overwatch developments, and revel in a medley of tantalizing tidbits straight from the interwebs.
Joygasm Podcast Episode03b: GOTG Vol2 **SPOILER ALERT**
May 7, 2017 • 95 min
Get cozy and join us as we geek out about watching “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2”, our “bro date” introducing Steve to “No Country For Old Men”, and updating you lovely folks on how to get in touch with Joygasm.
Joygasm Podcast Episode03: GOTG Vol2 **NO SPOILERS**
May 7, 2017 • 42 min
Get cozy and join us as we geek out about watching “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2”, our “bro date” introducing Steve to “No Country For Old Men”, and updating you lovely folks on how to get in touch with Joygasm.
Joygasm Podcast – Episode02: Hacked by Rednecks!
May 3, 2017 • 51 min
Horizon Zero Dawn, Overwatch, and Battlefield 1 – OH MY! We then pivot from video games to movie news, focusing on Star Wars, Logan, and Unbreakable 2 before suddenly getting hacked by rednecks…
Joygasm Podcast – Episode01
May 1, 2017 • 72 min
Hello and welcome to our very first episode of Joygasm! Russ (Xbox Live: T0ASTER360) and Steve (Xbox Live: Stevavitch) kick the show off properly by chatting about Overwatch, the origins story of how we became gamers, Quantum Break, how Steve plays Clash…