The Backlog Podcast

The Backlog Podcast

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Host Kevin Lane sends the Backlog to your Podcast feed weekly, bringing you thorough discussions on the latest news in the Gaming world, as well as quick updates on Sports, Entertainment, and anything else that he can think of. See all our Social links and details here: http://bio.fm/backlog Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thebacklogpod/support


76 - Game Streaming Services
Dec 2 • 15 min
In this episode, Kevin discusses Game Streaming Services such as Google Stadia, X-Box GamePass and Streaming Services, GeForce Now, etc. Enjoy this quickie from the bid dog. 15 minutes or less - that’s Backlog Time. —- Send in a voice message:…
75 - Giving Back Your Backlog Time
Nov 21 • 12 min
In this episode, Kevin talks Dreamhack, Survivor Series and Google Stadia. He also takes some advice from a friend and we’re gonna try something new. <15 minutes an episode everybody - no excuses, now you can listen to full episodes in no-time at all.…
74 - Pre-Dreamhack Atlanta Catch Up - DHATL19
Nov 13 • 51 min
Episode 74 - Pre-Dreamhack Atlanta Catch Up - DHATL19 Host: Kevin Lane Website: http://thebacklogpod.com Socials: http://bio.fm/backlog Fortnite Creator Code: Backlog Show Notes: Intro Episode 74 - Wednesday November 13th, 2019. Coupon Code TEAMEMAR for…
73 - Joel Returns to the Backlog
Oct 25 • 49 min
As we stare Halloween dead in the eyes and witness game after game get deployed to our systems - we realize how quickly that backlog grows. This podcast started with J&K all the way, and by gosh, it takes two to tango when we talk about the games of…
72 - LS5 & Streamer Mafia’s Thee_Godfather In Studio
Oct 14 • 109 min
Episode 72 was originally recorded on the Backlog’s Twitch Channel “Twitch.tv/BacklogNetwork” but the quality of the audio wasn’t sufficient for export to our audio only audience. This episode is a rehash of TwitchCon 2019 in San Diego as well as an In…
71 - Buddy from the MMA Marks Podcast in Studio
Sep 20 • 78 min
LIke MMA? How about UFC3 the video game? How about one funny bastard? You get all three when you listen to Episode 71 of the Backlog Podcast. Buddy is my real life cousin, and it’s awesome to have him on the show. Show him some love - listen to the…
70 - Ridikyool - Shooting for the Stars - STARLIGHT FOUNDATION Donation Stream
Sep 11 • 34 min
Episode 70 is a special one… for the Kids! This episode is dedicated to the Starlight Foundation, focusing on giving to those children in need. Sick kids need to have fun too, and Ridi is doing his part and raising money for the foundation in hopes to…
69 - Tackling the Backlog
Aug 31 • 57 min
Episode 69 brings us Justin Mikolyski (https://twitter.com/Mikonotron) who joins us for another episode of The Backlog Podcast. Justin brings great gaming energy from outside the BR / Multiplayer realm, switching the conversation up a bit with other…
68 - Whole Lotta Somethin Somethin
Aug 21 • 85 min
Shout out to Sniper Joe, who once again joined us for an epic episode hosted live on Twitch. (http://twitch.tv/thebacklogpod) - the dynamic duo were back together again, talking about what has been happening over the past few weeks - discussing the…
67 - Lets Go LS5
Aug 16 • 91 min
Episode 67 has a simple tone. LS5, Leaky Squad, and Success. The growth is on pace to surpass 1000 members by Sept 1, and our team is stronger than ever. This episode recaps all the details as well as brings it home with gaming news such as No Man’s Sky…
66 - Meet 2 of the original 5 founders of the LeakySquad (LS5) community
Aug 2 • 82 min
With the Backlog Podcast becoming the official podcast of the LS5 community, it was fitting to bring on two of the founding members, Wiley (Nate) and Aciid (Colton), to talk about their gaming backgrounds and the foundation of LeakySquad. Both Nate and…
65 - Twitch Affiliate ReaperOfHugs42 is Going for Partner
Jul 24 • 75 min
Over the last few weeks and months, Brian Haynes has been making the difficult push to become a Twitch Partner. To accomplish this goal, Brian (known as ReaperOfHugs42 in the Twitch World) has built a community that relies on each-other - and he focuses…
64 - Music and Video Games with DJ Adam
Jul 16 • 78 min
In this episode, Kevin has guest DJ Adam, a lifelong friend and live music expert- Adam has been to over 2,000 live concerts ranging from Abba to ZZ Top. He can remember many of the events, and has seen both Cheap Trick and Kiss over 100 times. He’s an…
63 - Season 2 Begins
Jul 7 • 87 min
Season 2 Begins with Episode 63 of the Backlog Podcast. Your host, Kevin Lane, starts the new season right with Johnny Ryan Weaver, known as IcyChiller, an E-Sports Tournament Specialist and former Competitive Halo player. IcyChiller brings his many years…
62 - Season One Wrap Up
Jul 2 • 88 min
It’s been a wild first year - and in Episode 62 Kevin jumps into another Solo Mission - this time in a more permanent manner. Joel has decided to focus more on his streaming activities, but he’s left the Podcast in good hands. After a growing and…
61 - Pro COD player Johnathan “Unruly” Walker joins us
Jun 22 • 116 min
Up and coming pro COD player Johnathan “Unruly” Walker joins us on The Backlog Live -http://twitch.tv/thebacklogpod Remember, you can Easily leave us a message and we may use it on the Podcast —> anchor.fm/thebacklogpod/message Right now we have a contest…
60 - Add Another One to the Backlog
Jun 18 • 135 min
Leave us a message - you could win a Gift Card or copy of BoxVR for PSVR. https://anchor.fm/thebacklogpod/message Watch this Episode as it was broadcasted “Live” on YouTube - see all four of our faces! - Click Here With another Landmark Episode in the…
59 - Joe’s Birthday Bash at Sea World & Box VR Giveaway
Jun 12 • 49 min
What it do, what it ain’t, what it could be, Yeah! !!!Giveaway Alert!!! - Leave us a Voicemail via Anchor (The link below in the show notes) or by visiting: https://anchor.fm/thebacklogpod/message Joe and Kevin will pick the 2 best soundbytes- so leave a…
58 - We’ll Do It Live
Jun 3 • 76 min
Episode 58 is a landmark episode for Joe and Kevin as they embark on a new era of The Backlog Podcast. Live Video. Streamed on Twitch, YouTube, Facebook and Mixer, the duo handled questions from the live audience while talking about all sorts of topics…
57 - 2LoudTX from The Fortnite Podcast joins The Backlog
May 27 • 110 min
This is an episode Kevin has been waiting for for some time. We finally caught up with Troy Tuttle - Co-Host of The Fortnite Podcast (the worlds #1 Podcast for the worlds #1 game Fortnite) Troy has a great story, and the two talk about the journey, the…
56 - A Game of Thrones Finale Roundtable
May 21 • 136 min
The Finale of Game of Thrones aired this past Sunday, resulting in a mixture of emotions and opinions across the Internet. With more than 50% left unsatisfied with the direction of Season 8, and the impact Game of Thrones has on everybody’s Backlogs, we…
55 - Use Code Backlog
May 20 • 66 min
In Episode 55, Joe and Kevin get right into it talking about last week’s awesome acquisition of The Partisan Spy, a phenomenal game review writer now posting on TheBacklogPod.com (check his reviews out here). They also are super excited to announce they…
54 - We Have Obtained a Spy
May 15 • 37 min
This is a unique episode, but we think you’re going to have fun with this one. We have obtained a Spy. The Partisan Spy to be exact. We know nothing about him other than that he doesn’t want to be known, and he wants to revolutionize the Game Review…
53 - World War Z and its Lack of Fluidity
May 6 • 58 min
Episode 53 has dropped and Joe and Kevin have played enough of the multi-player mode to provide sufficient feedback. If you’re hinging on buying this game for the multiplayer aspect, take a listen to help make a decision. Joe also goes into detail about…
52 - We are now The Backlog Podcast
Apr 30 • 42 min
In Episode 52, Joe and Kevin talk about the re-branding of The Backlog Exposed Podcast - now primarily known as “The Backlog Podcast”. They also get deep into the newly released World War Z and Joe provides a No Spoiler review of Avengers: End Game. The…
51 - The WWE Backlog Experience
Apr 22 • 86 min
Every once in a while we like to dedicate entire episodes of the Backlog Podcast to other topics important to us and our listeners - so Episode 51 is dedicated to the newest Tag Team on Monday Night RAW, the Viking Raiders - otherwise known as The Viking…
50 - And the Beat Goes On
Apr 19 • 74 min
There isn’t much to say, other than Thank You. 50 Episodes in and we’re just getting started. Joe and Kevin tackle the status of the Podcast, think back to some fond memories over the past 50 episodes, and talk about some things to come. Also, it wouldn’t…
49 - So Much News
Apr 12 • 80 min
In Episode 49, the boys are back together and they are excited. One more episode until that big 50 mark. Kevin hits Joel with some quickfire - discussing a wide range of topics from the latest Video Game and VR news like No Man’s Sky VR coming this…
48 - Update and Recap
Apr 7 • 57 min
Kevin talks about updates and recaps what is to come for the next few episodes of the Backlog Exposed. Lots have happened recently, but with Kevin sidelined, we haven’t gotten to all the news. This touches on what is important and we’ll be gearing up and…
47 - Did Someone Finally Say Borderlands 3?
Mar 30 • 20 min
Episode 47 is a landmark episode. It represents the number of times Joe or Kevin have uploaded a podcast for our growing fanbase, but it also represents a number that is near and dear to Joe’s heart. I have no idea why, but its one of his favorite…
46 - Firestorm Enters the Battle “Royale”
Mar 18 • 86 min
In this Episode J&K get to business talking the latest news in gaming such as rumors abound on Google’s potential jump into the Console market, Ninja getting paid a Million Buckarooos to play Apex Legends for a day, and the upcoming release of Battlefield…
45 - A Solo Mission for Kevin
Mar 12 • 46 min
Episode 45 starts off with a bang - it’s 3/11 and we’re getting ready for St. Paddys day. Kevin is on a solo mission bringing you the latest news in Todd (Hanson of the War Raiders from NXT), the latest news in Gaming, and the latest news in the saga of…
44 - The Return of Awesome
Mar 5 • 70 min
What other way is there but J and K… all the way? There isn’t - and in this episode of the Backlog Exposed, the dynamic duo return after a week off due to moving, illness and lots of craziness going on. What have they been playing? What’s on the horizon?…
43 - Far Cry: New Dawn, Shooters, Loot Drops, Streaming and Carpal Tunnel
Feb 21 • 73 min
In this episode, Joe discusses Far Cry: New Dawn in detail while Kevin expands a bit on his Carpal Tunnel issues he discussed a few days ago. In addition, the guys continue the conversation on Fortnite, Blackout and Apex Legends - Loot Crates in Paid…
42 - Solo Joe talks Apex Legends, Fortnite and Blackout
Feb 14 • 24 min
It’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for - Joe goes Solo in this Valentines day spectacular. While Kevin gruelingly struggles to complete his move, Joe carries the team and warms your heart with some Apex Legends, Fortnite and Blackout chatter in this…
41 - Apex Legends Released
Feb 7 • 109 min
In this Episode, Joel and Kevin talk about whats new in Blackout and Kevin hosts a segment with guest of the show Justin to discuss the newly and abruptly released Apex Legends, which has taken the streaming world by storm. Enjoy the episode - it rocks…
40 - SuperBowl Weekend
Feb 2 • 32 min
In Episode 40 of the Backlog Exposed, Kevin talks about the upcoming Rams vs Pats SuperBowl and chooses not to offer any predictions. Listen to find out why! Kevin also gets into gaming news and talks about the new WWE NXT Tag Team Champions the War…
39 - Little Bit of Somethin Somethin
Jan 25 • 74 min
In this ridiculously incredible episode of the Backlog Exposed, Kevin returns from Vegas to tell some tales, Joe talks Call of Duty Blackout, Kevin talks Fortnite, and they both talk about the potential future of Team EMAR Gaming. Who is Netflix’s new…
38 - Vegas Roundtable
Jan 16 • 61 min
In this episode of the Backlog Exposed, Kevin hosts return guest Jerry and newfound friend David as they overlook the mountains and casinos of Las Vegas, NV. We talk about VR (All 3 of us have the PSVR) and what we expect in the next generation of…
37 - 2019’s Top Games - Blackout vs Fortnite
Jan 9 • 48 min
Kevin and Joe are back together in 2019 to bring you top gaming discussion between the Streaming Platform Dominating Fortnite and the High Quality Gameplay of Blackout. We get into why Blackout may be falling behind and what we love about it as well as…
36 - New Year, Same Backlog (fixed)
Jan 8 • 83 min
Fixed the Audio from our last posting:In our first episode of 2019, Kevin welcomes an old friend Justin to the Podcast to talk about the state of gaming going into 2019. In true Backlog fashion, Justin goes into detail about his relentless mission to…
35 - 2018 In Review
Jan 3 • 43 min
In the first episode of 2019, Kevin talks about 2018 in review for the Backlog Exposed. Special thanks to: RoccoW - the man behind the music TribeToy / Bow to Blood Illion / Preta: Vendetta Rising Alex and Adam of PlayPSVR.com / PlayPSVR the Podcast…
34 - The NFL Backlog Exposed
Dec 23, 2018 • 93 min
In this mid-week episode of the Backlog Exposed, Kevin hosts his friend and football guru Jerry to the podcast to discuss the current outlook of the NFL Playoffs with just 2 weeks left to go. They also discuss the heat the Patriots get from across the…
33 - What Has Fortnite Done Now
Dec 18, 2018 • 49 min
In this Episode, Joe has some Internet connection issues because of his small town Kentucky life so Kevin helps keep it moving and centers the conversation around Fortnite’s most recent blunder. The Infinity Blade and Airplanes. —- This episode is…
32 - Marking out on UFC and WWE with Jason and the co-hosts of MMA Marks
Dec 14, 2018 • 129 min
In this special mid-week episode, Kevin welcomes back Jason, as well as the co-hosts of the hot new MMA Podcast “MMA Marks” - Ricky and Buddy - to discuss UFC, WWE and Video Games. The Backlog is more than just games - its sports, entertainment and so…
31 - The Bowie Knife Massacre
Dec 10, 2018 • 64 min
In this episode, Kevin and Joe talk about the key elements of the Backlog Exposed - get into some serious Blackout talk including the potential for map changes in the near future - Fortnite Season 7 including Planes and Map Changes - and a whole lot more.…
30 - Getting Blacked Out on Red Dead
Dec 5, 2018 • 57 min
Let’s get right down to it - this episode primarily discusses a few things. 1. Joe’s getting bored of Red Dead Redemption. It doesn’t drawn him in like these fast pace FPS games he’s used to playing. 2. Joe’s got Blackout on his mind. He’s been playing a…
29 - Jason joins to talk all things Backlog - Part 2
Nov 30, 2018 • 73 min
Guest host Jason joins Kevin for a content filled multi-part mid-week episode of the Backlog Exposed. In Part 2, Jason and Kevin talk for over an hour and talk what’s hot on the Video Game backlog. Didn’t catch the first half of the cast with Jason? Check…
28 - Jason joins to talk all things Backlog - Part 1
Nov 29, 2018 • 74 min
Guest host Jason joins Kevin for a content filled multi-part mid-week episode of the Backlog Exposed. In Part 1, Jason and Kevin talk for over an hour and tackle the Sports Entertainment Backlog and get nostalgic on WWE/WWF chat with some MMA/UFC…
27 - The Return of Sgt Sniper
Nov 26, 2018 • 72 min
In Episode 27, Kevin welcomes back his Right Hand Man - the True Talent, The Dog to my Pony Show, The Juke and Move, The Ambassador of Awesomesauce, some call him Billy Joe, others say he’s worth a Billion Rubles, he’s my Partner in Crime and he’s back to…
26 - Big Guns Gaming Showdown
Nov 19, 2018 • 99 min
Battlefield 5 is out. Call of Duty Black Ops 4 is out. Fortnite Season 6 is in Full effect. Which games are peaking Kevin’s interest as we head towards Thanksgiving? Has the Backlog increased? Where are all the Toxic Gamers these days? Who is Kittboga?…
25 - Black Friday Month is Upon Us
Nov 13, 2018 • 70 min
In this Episode, Kevin talks about upcoming Black Friday specials as well as a special interruption by his 4 year old son Wesley. He gets into some Sports and Entertainment - talking Football and UFC. For Video Games, you’re going to hear more about…
24 - The Effect of Tetris - Sports and More w/ Special Guest “Tetris Master” Jeremy Lane
Nov 5, 2018 • 108 min
In this episode of The Backlog Exposed, Kevin welcomes co-host and brother Jeremy (former “Tetris Worlds” World Record holder )to the Podcast to talk Sports, Gaming and most importantly, Tetris. Jeremy brings the heat with NFL, .MLB and NBA discussion,…
23 - World Series - Fortnite Fall Skirmish Finals - Upcoming Releases and More
Oct 29, 2018 • 93 min
In this episode, Kevin takes it solo while discussing an assortment if topics like the 2018 MLB World Champion Boston Red Sox, The Fortnite Fall Skirmish Finals, UFC, and what’s to come for Video Games in the remainder of 2018 and early 2019. All that and…
22 - Joe should buy a PSVR and also Play Blackout with Kevin
Oct 23, 2018 • 70 min
In this episode, Kevin gladly welcomes back Joe to the Podcast and dives head first into thanking Darrin and Alex for filling in while he was out. They get into talking about about Stunt Kite Masters VR (Sorry Adam), talk a whole lot about Fortnite and…
21 - Alex from PlayPSVR Joins in on the Backlog Action
Oct 19, 2018 • 76 min
What do you get when you combine hosts from 2 different awesome Gaming Podcasts? You get Episode 21 of the Backlog Exposed. In this episode, Alex from PlayPSVR.com and PlayPSVR the Podcast joins Kevin in discussing life as a Gamer Dad, current Backlog…
The Backlog Exposed - Episode 20 - Keto? Movie Production? Where’s the Video Games? Check Hour 2!
Oct 16, 2018 • 120 min
In this special “Episode 20” edition of the Backlog Exposed, Host Kevin and Special Guest and life-long friend Darrin talk old times, the Keto Diet, Darrin’s life in Hollywood Movie Production and THEN we get into Video Games. Tetris, Call of Duty, a…
19 - The Calm Before the Blackout
Oct 9, 2018 • 76 min
In this episode, Joe and Kevin talk about Spider Man DLC, Camping, UFC’s latest Pay Per View with McGregor vs Khabib, Fortnite Season 6, Call of Duty Black Ops 4 and a whole lot more. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
18 - Does Classic Cost Too Much?
Oct 1, 2018 • 81 min
In this episode, Joe and Kevin get into the PSOne Classic console - priced at $100, is that just too much? What does the future hold for “Classic Consoles”? Is Switch Online worth the price? They also get into Fortnite Season 6 and the major changes to…
17 - It’s Review Day
Sep 24, 2018 • 55 min
In this Episode Kevin provides some long awaited reviews for the PSVR Game Bow to Blood from Developer TribeToy and Detroit: Become Human from the developer Quantic Dreams. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
16 - Will Blackout Dethrone Fortnite?
Sep 20, 2018 • 78 min
In this episode of The Backlog Exposed, Joe and Kevin continue the discussion about Spider-Man on PS4, get deep into the Call of Duty Blackout Beta and discuss the possibility of Blackout Dethroning Fortnite as the number one game. We also get into…
15 - Random Roundtable
Sep 13, 2018 • 34 min
In this Episode, we get a crew together to discuss life as gaming dads. Joining us on the podcast is JT (aka Jed), Andy and Jason - where we discuss a mixed bag of things ranging from gaming to building PCs. Enjoy! —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
14 - Spider-Man Has Arrived!
Sep 7, 2018 • 35 min
In this Episode of The Backlog Exposed, Joe talks about his experience with the highly acclaimed Spider-Man for PS4. After a few hours of game-play, he’s ready to tell you if you should buy it or pass. All that and much more for a quick weekend episode of…
13 - Luck has nothing to do with it.
Sep 3, 2018 • 64 min
In this episode, Joe and Kevin discuss the long awaited Firewall: Zero Hour, Detroit: Become Human, Destiny 2, Fortnite, The Crew 1&2, King Oddball, Windows Mixed Reality and a boatload more! Join us as we dive into the Backlog. —- This episode is…
12 - Top Games of 2018
Aug 28, 2018 • 64 min
In this episode, Joe and Kevin discuss the top games of 2018, dive into memory lane with the Sims, get into the details of Kevin’s appearance on the PSVRlife podcast, and say our condolences to the victims of the senseless shooting in Jacksonville during…
11 - Will it be a September to Remember?
Aug 23, 2018 • 47 min
In this episode, Joe and Kevin discuss some of the games on the September 2018 release line-up, as well as VR Games Electronauts and Firewall Zero Hour. And given all the recent changes, we also share our feelings on if you should Pass on MoviePass. All…
10 - Interview with Twitch Streamer CalzoneOP
Aug 23, 2018 • 57 min
In this episode, Joe and Kevin talk with up and coming Twitch Streamer Tom, known as “CalzoneOP” (twitch.tv/calzoneop). Tom had a recent surge into the limelight and we wanted to hear his take on what went down and how he’s adapted to all the recent…
9 - Speed Runs, BLOPS, Fortnite, Resident Evil and Smoke Detectors
Aug 23, 2018 • 71 min
In this episode, Joe and Kevin talk about Black Ops 4 BETA weekend #2, Speed Runs on classic games, Fortnite updates, Resident Evil 7: Bio-hazard in VR, Smoke Detectors and a whole lot of other stuff. Get in here and enjoy it already! RIP Jim Neidhardt…
8 - Crazy 8s Giveaway
Aug 23, 2018 • 73 min
In this episode Joe and Kevin Episode 8 on 08/08/2018. It’s a special day, and time for our first give-a-way. Listen to the episode to find out how you can enter to win a $20 game card - and for the more hardcore listeners - listen to find out how to get…
7 - Our Kids and Gaming / Black Ops 4 / All Time Faves
Aug 23, 2018 • 71 min
In this episode Joe and Kevin discuss how we got our kids into gaming, Call of Duty - Black Ops 4, Some of our All Time Favorite games, and much more! Sit back and relax. We’ve got a good hour for ya. This is the perfect podcast for guys with little time…
6 - The Future of Gaming
Aug 23, 2018 • 75 min
The perfect podcast for guys with little time and lots of love for gaming, sports, entertainment and sports entertainment. In this episode Joe and Kevin discuss the future of gaming, including what we expectations we have for our controllers in the next…
5 - Classic Console Comebacks
Aug 23, 2018 • 120 min
In this episode Joe and Kevin speak for a while about a few movies they’ve seen recently (Tag, Jurassic World 2 and Skyscraper) and then talk at length about Classic Console Gaming - which is hot topic lately for the gaming market. Joe and Kevin review…
4 - Back to the Regularly Scheduled Podcast
Aug 23, 2018 • 69 min
The perfect podcast for guys with little time and lots of love for gaming, sports, entertainment and sports entertainment. In this episode, we dive into old games, new games, release dates, things to watch out for, and get a recap on what the hell…
3 - WHERE IS JOE?
Aug 23, 2018 • 67 min
The perfect podcast for guys with little time and lots of love for gaming, sports, entertainment and sports entertainment. Music Credit goes to RoccoW - http://freemusicarchive.org/music/RoccoW/ Intro: Break a Leg The music used by RoccoW is licensed…
2 - What Keeps Us Busy?
Aug 23, 2018 • 32 min
In this episode, Joe and Kevin discuss what keeps us busy including the types of games we like to play and what is currently on our plates. We discuss the Fortnite craze and how it’s taken over our lives and force us to build an enormous backlog of games.…
1 - Introductions
Aug 23, 2018 • 10 min
This is a re-recording of the introductory episode with Joe and Kevin - discussing a little bit of our gaming background and why we look forward to doing this podcast. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…