Posts tagged podcast
What Game is Extremely Underrated?

What are some extremely underrated games? I'd go with Yu-Gi-Oh! The Falsebound Kingdom for the GameCube. Buuuut maybe that's just because I was 12 at the time. I remember it being a weird mix of real time strategy and RPG elements that came together to be really fun. AND IT CAME WITH PHYSICAL YU-GI-OH! CARDS! Looking at reviews now, it looks like I might be the only one who liked it. 😬

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What was the Longest Gaming Session You Ever Had? What Kept You Going?

What was the longest gaming session you ever had? What kept you going? I remember ridiculously long games of Sins of a Solar Empire. Even tiny maps could take 8+ hours. It just felt so epic. Past a certain tipping point in the game it felt kind of like a tedious cleanup. But it was still so satisfying to dismantle everyone you'd spent hours trying to beat.

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What Game was Way Better than You Expected? What Made it so Good?

What game was way better than you expected? What made it so good? My pick is Celeste. I'm not great at platformers, but everything about Celeste kept me going until the end. The art and music are a perfect match. The level design is masterful. Each world shakes things up enough to keep it fresh, but not too much to where it becomes confusing. I don't actually finish many games nowadays, but I definitely finished Celeste.

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What is Your Favorite Game Glitch of All Time?

What is your favorite game glitch of all time? My favorite glitches are all of the things you could do in the Halo series, namely Halo 3. From sword cancelling to launching tanks across the map, all of the bonkers things you could do were so fun. Even in free for all matches where you can kill anyone people still worked together to make these glitches happen. This week I share the best answers the internet gave me.

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Tech Education Without College with Jeff Mazur

When it comes to the tech field, education and job placement can't be a bit of a mess. Enter LaunchCode, a non-profit organization providing free quality tech education and job placement. We had a chat with LaunchCode's Executive Director Jeff Mazur to get his take on the issues with traditional tech education, and what LaunchCode is doing to help the industry.

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Do What Works; Stop Doing What Doesn't

We discuss our efforts in marketing and outreach, and what changes we need to make going forward. Some things have been working great and need more attention. Other things haven't been performing as well, and have drained our time and effort.

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