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Three Extra Lives is a video game and trivia podcast for gamers on the move. โค๏ธ Focus on the stories that don't quite make the front page. ๐Ÿ’š Root for the indie game underdogs. ๐Ÿ’™ Celebrate video games in a positive environment. Three Extra Lives is a fresh perspective on gaming. Without getting caught up in the drama of Triple A titles, day one DLC, or sensationalized video game "news," this weekly show is quick and digestible. Episodes "Levels" run for around 15-20 minutes. It's dangerous to go alone.... take three extra lives instead!

Three Extra Lives is a video game and trivia podcast for gamers on the move. โค๏ธ Focus on the stories that don't quite make the front page. ๐Ÿ’š Root for the indie game underdogs. ๐Ÿ’™ Celebrate video games in a positive environment. Three Extra Lives is a fresh perspective on gaming. Without getting caught up in the drama of Triple A titles, day one DLC, or sensationalized video game "news," this weekly show is quick and digestible. Episodes "Levels" run for around 15-20 minutes. It's dangerous to go alone.... take three extra lives instead!

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Three Extra Lives is a video game and trivia podcast for gamers on the move. โค๏ธ Focus on the stories that don't quite make the front page. ๐Ÿ’š Root for the indie game underdogs. ๐Ÿ’™ Celebrate video games in a positive environment. Three Extra Lives is a fresh perspective on gaming. Without getting caught up in the drama of Triple A titles, day one DLC, or sensationalized video game "news," this weekly show is quick and digestible. Episodes "Levels" run for around 15-20 minutes. It's dangerous to go alone.... take three extra lives instead!

Language:

English


Episodes

Level 055: The Room, Kingdom Classic, Her Story

7/6/2020
Solving the mysteries of The Room, building an empire from nothing in Kingdom Classic, and uncovering the truth in Her Story. โค๏ธ A mysterious invitation leads to the attic of an abandoned house. Solve the mysteries of The Room (https://store.steampowered.com/app/288160/The_Room/) in this point and click adventure series by Fireproof Games (https://www.fireproofgames.com/) ๐Ÿ’š Kingdom (https://store.steampowered.com/app/368230/Kingdom_Classic/) is a 2D sidescrolling strategy/resource...

Duration:00:20:46

Level 054: For Bilbo Baggins, Last of Us Accessibility, NES games in 3D

6/29/2020
The Lord of the Rings Online community pays tribute to Sir Ian Holm, The Last of Us II is one of the most accessible games ever, and replay NES classics in 3D โค๏ธ The Lord of the Rings Online community paid tribute to the passing of Sir Ian Holm (https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2020-06-20-lord-of-the-rings-online-players-gather-in-game-to-mourn-the-loss-of-bilbo-baggins-actor-ian-holm), who played Bilbo Baggins the Lord of the Rings movie trilogy with several moving ingame events ๐Ÿ’š...

Duration:00:18:53

Level 053: Taste of Winklebottom, Remembering Arcades, Carvallos Putting Challenge

6/22/2020
Special preview demo of Lord Winklebottom Investigates is live, reminiscing about arcades, and somebody made Lee Carvallo's Putting Challenge from The Simpsons โค๏ธ Lord Winklebottom Investigates (https://store.steampowered.com/app/1024160/Lord_Winklebottom_Investigates/) is a point and click adventure that was mentioned back on Level-002 (https://threeextralives.fireside.fm/level-002) of Three Extra Lives. There is now a Special Preview Demo out on Steam...

Duration:00:19:25

Level 052: 10 Second Ninja, Race For Good 2020, Stories Untold

6/15/2020
You've got 10 seconds to beat a level in 10 Second Ninja X, Race for Good 2020, and episodic horror adventure-puzzler, Stories Untold โค๏ธ 10 SECOND NINJA X is a hardcore sidescroller by Four Circle Interactive (http://www.fourcircleinteractive.co.uk/) ๐Ÿ’š TitansCreed (https://twitter.com/TitansCreed) and TheBritishAndy (https://twitter.com/TheBritishAndy) are back for another Sonic game-a-thon race-off to raise money for SpecialEffect (https://www.specialeffect.org.uk/). Tune in live on...

Duration:00:18:56

Level 051: Suiting Up, There Is No Game, Replaying Games

6/8/2020
Suiting up to play Football Manager, There Is No Game : Jam Edition 2015, and video games you keep going back to. โค๏ธ Thom and his brother took part in #FMCUPFINALDAY All ready for a network game with my little brother @liamtheram for #FMCupFinalDay in @FootballManager. He's ready too! pic.twitter.com/WmJ8IG255H May 23, 2020 ๐Ÿ’š There Is No Game : Jam Edition 2015 (https://store.steampowered.com/app/1241700/There_Is_No_Game__Jam_Edition_2015/) by Draw Me A Pixel ๐Ÿ’™ Revisiting video...

Duration:00:16:48

Level 050: The Journey Of A Twitch Streamer with FrazleyS

5/25/2020
FrazleyS from Twitch joins Thom on this special bonus level of Three Extra Lives to talk about their experiences with Twitch and their quest for partnership FrazleyS better known as Frazleytastic (https://twitter.com/frazleytastic) to their followers on Twitter has been streaming since 2015, having made affiliate in 2018, Frazley is now on the quest to reach Twitch (https://www.twitch.tv/frazleys) Partner. With the main focus on a certain game called World of Warcraft, Frazley also...

Duration:00:27:08

Level 049: Leeroy Jenkins, Enemy on Board, Stuck in a Moment

5/18/2020
15 years of Leeroy Jenkins, Social deception game Enemy on Board, and the most difficult puzzle in video game history? โค๏ธ World of Wacraft's Leeroy Jenkins turns 15 years old ๐Ÿ’š Enemy on Board by Windwalk Games is a multiplayer (4v2) social deception game, where 6 crew members try and figure out who among them are actually murderous shape-shifting aliens! The game is currently in Early Access and is available for free over on Steam. ๐Ÿ’™ Thom talks about his experience with "one of the...

Duration:00:18:26

Level 048: Hitting Hitman, Pursuit of Glory, Secret Neighbor

5/11/2020
Travel across the globe eliminating your targets in Hitman 2, Chasing video game glory, and Multiplayer Social Horror Game, Secret Neighbor โค๏ธ Hitman 2 (https://www.humblebundle.com/store/hitman-2?partner=threeextralives) is a stealth video game developed by IO Interactive and published by Warner Bros ๐Ÿ’š What does it take to reach out in game video game goals and what can we do to help ourselves achieve them? ๐Ÿ’™ Secret Neighbor is a Multiplayer Social Horror Game where a group of...

Duration:00:20:21

Level 047: Fun In The Rain, Desert Island Video Games, On The Night Call

4/13/2020
Heading into Risk of Rain 2 one year on, Desert Island Video Games, and taking the Parisian Taxi Nightshift in Nightcall โค๏ธ Risk of Rain 2 (https://www.humblebundle.com/store/risk-of-rain-2?partner=threeextralives) is still going strong in early access after it's launch back in 2019. Had the privledge of playing a full team session over on FrazleyS's Twitch Channel (https://www.twitch.tv/frazleys) ๐Ÿ’š What three games would you take to a Desert Island? ๐Ÿ’™ Work the Paris night shift as a...

Duration:00:16:16

Level 046: Blow Off Steam, My Friend Pedro, First Game Completed

4/6/2020
Share your Steam library with your household, Blood, Bullets, and Bananas in My Friend Pedro, and what was the first video game you ever completed? โค๏ธ Share your Steam library with your household ๐Ÿ’š My Friend Pedro (https://www.humblebundle.com/store/my-friend-pedro?partner=threeextralives) by DeadToast Entertainment (https://www.deadtoast.com/) ๐Ÿ’™ What was the first video game you ever completed? This was mine... How many lives did you get on this Level? Why not let me know over...

Duration:00:17:05

Level 045: Build For Your Country, Animal Crossing Crazy, Feeling Twitchy

3/30/2020
The Polish Government launches a Minecraft Server, Animal Crossing fans are going crazy for New Horizons, and some of my favourite Twitch Streamers โค๏ธ The Polish Government launches Minecraft server (https://mashable.com/article/poland-coronavirus-minecraft-gaming/?europe=true) so young people can stay inside and game during COVID-19 outbreak ๐Ÿ’š Why has Animal Crossing (https://www.nintendo.co.uk/Games/Nintendo-Switch/Animal-Crossing-New-Horizons-1438623.html) got everyone going crazy...

Duration:00:20:50

Level 044: Learning From Plague Inc, Playing More Games, Powered By Dragons

3/23/2020
Learning from Plague Inc about pandemics, more people are playing video games, and why you should join the Dragon Powered Studio Discord โค๏ธ Plague Inc: Evolved (https://www.humblebundle.com/store/plague-inc-evolved?partner=threeextralives) is a unique mix of high strategy and so realistic that the CDC even asked the developer to come and speak about the infection models in the game. ๐Ÿ’š In the midst of COVID-19, everyone is playing more video games. Steam has seen record-breaking...

Duration:00:31:44

Level 043: Darwin Project, One Year On, Book of Demons

3/16/2020
Darwin Project is a Battle Royale set in a dystopian post-apocalyptic landscape in the Northern Canadian Rockies, Reflecting on a year of podcasting with Three Extra Lives, and Book of Demons, a Hack & Slash Deck-building hybrid set in the Paperverse โค๏ธ Darwin Project by Scavengers Studio (https://www.scavengers.ca/) is a Battle Royale set in a dystopian post-apocalyptic landscape in the Northern Canadian Rockies ๐Ÿ’š Thom reflects on a year of podcasting with Three Extra Lives. Hard to...

Duration:00:25:25

Level 042: Four on Farm, The Konami Code, Among Us

3/9/2020
Stardew Valley celebrates its 4th anniversary, Remembering Kazuhisa Hashimoto who invented the legendary Konami Code, Among Us, a game of teamwork and betrayal set in space. โค๏ธ Stardew Valley (https://www.humblebundle.com/store/stardew-valley?partner=threeextralives) celebrates its 4th anniversary with the announcement of a new update. ๐Ÿ’š Kazuhisa Hashimoto (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kazuhisa_Hashimoto) who invented the legendary Konami Code sadly died in February 2020. Thom reflects...

Duration:00:19:36

Level 041: Dreams Come True, Saved By The Cloud, Friday the 13th Puzzler

3/2/2020
Dreams on Playstation 4 allows your imagination to run wild, Cloud Saving between Nintendo Switch & PC is go, and help legendary horror icon Jason Voorhees in Friday the 13th Killer Puzzler โค๏ธ Unleash your creativity in Dreams (https://store.playstation.com/en-gb/product/EP9000-CUSA04301_00-DREAMS0000000000) on Playstation 4 by Media Molecule (https://twitter.com/mediamolecule) ๐Ÿ’š Cloud Saves between Nintendo Switch and PC has been confirmed...

Duration:00:18:41

Level 040: Horror Demo Disc, Saving The Flash, Party with Marooners

2/17/2020
Relive retro horror with the HauntedPS1 Demo Disc, Flash games are getting saved, and Marooners arrives on Nintendo Switch โค๏ธ HauntedPS1 Demo Disc is a collection of 17 retro styled horror games available for free on itch.io (https://hauntedps1.itch.io/demodisc2020) ๐Ÿ’š Newgrounds (https://www.newgrounds.com/bbs/topic/1444275) are working on a project to emulator flash games and animations before Abobe discontinues its support at the end of 2020 ๐Ÿ’™ Marooners...

Duration:00:18:52

Level 039: Bad North, Great Game Feels, Spilt or Steal

2/10/2020
Repel Viking invaders in the rogue-like RTS Bad North, Reflecting on some great gaming moment feels, and Spilt or Steal is a social deduction F2P game about stealing or splitting money! โค๏ธ Bad North (https://www.humblebundle.com/store/bad-north-jotunn-edition?partner=threeextralives) is a charming but brutal real-time tactics roguelite ๐Ÿ’š Thom reflects on some video game moments that gave him the good feels ๐Ÿ’™ Spilt or Steal (https://store.steampowered.com/app/1162930/Split_or_Steal/)is...

Duration:00:22:41

Level 038: Ready Player Flu, Xbox Adaptive, A Toast to Toasterball

2/3/2020
How do you game when you're under the weather, the Xbox Adaptive Controller, and what do you get when you have a ball, two goals, and toasters? Toasterball of course! โค๏ธ Thom discusses how he scratches his gaming itches while under the weather ๐Ÿ’š The Xbox Adaptive Controller (https://www.xbox.com/en-US/accessories/controllers/xbox-adaptive-controller) is designed for people with disabilities to help make user input for video games more accessible. Here is just one fine example of it in...

Duration:00:15:35

Level 037: Graveyard Keeper, Saving Lives Online, Answer Knot

1/20/2020
Run your own graveyard in Graveyard Keeper, an Online Friend that went above and beyond, and Answer Knot, a first-person narrative about Zach, a guy who just won't answer his phone! โค๏ธ_ "Build and manage a medieval graveyard while facing ethical dilemmas and making questionable decisions"_ in Graveyard Keeper (https://www.humblebundle.com/store/graveyard-keeper?partner=threeextralives) ๐Ÿ’š A UK teen suffering a seizure was saved by his friend over 5,000 miles away after she suspected...

Duration:00:13:49

Level 036: Gaming Resolutions, Switcher It On, Baba is You

1/13/2020
Video gaming resolutions for 2020, The Witcher gets it right on Netflix, and Baba is You โค๏ธ Thom makes his video game resolutions for 2020. ๐Ÿ’š The Witcher 3 (https://www.humblebundle.com/store/the-witcher-3-wild-hunt-game-of-the-year-edition?partner=threeextralives) gets a surge in popularity thanks to the new Netflix (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5180504/) series. Thanks to the Filip Oleyka (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKS4GJlkje0muCDAWeNPtfA) channel for the background music used...

Duration:00:47:32