The Sean Northgrave Show
Nintendo as a Catalyst w/ Kevin Gallagher
On this Friday episode, we dive into the depths of video game history with friend of the pod Kevin Gallagher. We discuss why our generation prefers video games (3:00), Nintendo's rise (8:00), and Kevin's console rankings from 6-1 (14:30). During this segment we discuss the most underrated Nintendo character (17:00) the company's appeal to mass audiences (21:00), and wild speculation about Luigi's day-job (29:00), before crowning a modern marvel as the companies champion(32:15).
2007: A Video Game Revolution
The year 2007 in video games is widely considered to be the best 12 month stretch of releases in the medium's history. We dive in to the importance of the year on the culture and the future by exploring Sean's top 5, going everywhere from a casual revolution() to a multiplayer game changer () and finally, the best game of the best year (). No Gods or Kings on this podcast. Only Man. (SPOILERS PEOPLE).
American Politics w/ Austin Tooker
On this Friday’s episode we talk to my buddy Austin Tooker about the political landscape. After introductions, we start off local by talking about New Jersey (10:30), before zooming out to our national voting crisis (23:00), the cause and effect of the 2016 presidential election (40:00), before ending with the ongoing Colin Kaepernick story (1:08:00)
Mac Miller, the Final Four, and Football
This Monday episode includes a reflection on the life and art of Mac Miller (1:00), before talking about the Final Four of the Schurniverse Bracket (7:25) and finishing with insight into a Jets fan filled with renewed hope (10:00).