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Life and Gaming. We debate and explore all generations of video games, systems, and the industry which drives our hobby. We examine hot, important, and impactful topics in the gaming industry. We share stories about how each of us relate to different generations of games we experienced growing up while simultaneously learning a little more about ourselves. Take this journey with us as we explore our lives with video games and how those games influence our lives.

Life and Gaming. We debate and explore all generations of video games, systems, and the industry which drives our hobby. We examine hot, important, and impactful topics in the gaming industry. We share stories about how each of us relate to different generations of games we experienced growing up while simultaneously learning a little more about ourselves. Take this journey with us as we explore our lives with video games and how those games influence our lives.

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United States

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Life and Gaming. We debate and explore all generations of video games, systems, and the industry which drives our hobby. We examine hot, important, and impactful topics in the gaming industry. We share stories about how each of us relate to different generations of games we experienced growing up while simultaneously learning a little more about ourselves. Take this journey with us as we explore our lives with video games and how those games influence our lives.

Twitter:

@SneakPixel

Language:

English


Episodes

Original Content vs Viral Content

3/4/2020
IGN’s article on Dream’s Viral content, LINK Subscribe and write a review, we're looking to improve our show! _Life and Gaming_ TwitterYouTubeWebsite Looking forward to the next episode!

Duration:00:37:37

Sega & Sonic

2/26/2020
Each member of the team has a different level of love for Sega and Sonic. We express our similarities and differences. Above all, we love Sega and Sonic. Link we referenced during the episode: LINK Subscribe and write a review, we're looking to improve our show! _Life and Gaming_ TwitterYouTubeWebsite Looking forward to the next episode!

Duration:00:39:27

Switch Pro

2/19/2020
Below are the links we reference in our episode. Please note they are direct links to their site and we have no affiliation or support to the sites. LINKLINKLINK LINKLINK Subscribe and write a review, we're looking to improve our show! _Life and Gaming_ TwitterYouTubeWebsite Looking forward to the next episode!

Duration:00:46:25

Good Ol' Capcom

2/11/2020
We chat about Capcom's games, controversial choices, what we like, what we don't like, what we hope for, and most importantly how Capcom has impacted our lives. Take this journey with us. Reference Links: Capcom - LINK Article - LINK Subscribe and write a review, we're looking to improve our show! _Life and Gaming_ TwitterYouTubeWebsiteLooking forward to the next episode!

Duration:00:38:23

Video Game Industry - 2020

2/5/2020
We analyze the gaming market with some of the current gaming concepts and potential games coming out in 2020. We picked our list from the websites below; from GameFAQ.com and VRfocus.com. Reference Links: PS4 List - LINK Switch List - LINK Xbox List - LINK VR Games - LINK Subscribe and write a review, we're looking to improve our show! _Life and Gaming_ TwitterYouTubeWebsite Looking forward to the next episode!

Duration:00:40:29

Our Current Games (Obsession)

1/29/2020
The brothers share their thoughts on the current games they are playing. It's a shorter episode but it has a ton of punch, we hope you enjoy! Subscribe and write a review, we're looking to improve our show! _Life and Gaming_ TwitterYouTubeWebsite Looking forward to the next episode!

Duration:00:19:45

NAMM Expo | with BigCat and MrAdaminski

1/22/2020
From the NAMM website: Vision Statement We envision a world in which the joy of making music is a precious element of daily living for everyone; a world in which every child has a deep desire to learn music and a recognized right to be taught; and in which every adult is a passionate champion and defender of that right. Mission Statement NAMM's mission is to strengthen the music products industry and promote the pleasures and benefits of making music. NAMM Expo - LINK Subscribe and...

Duration:00:41:30

Call of Duty with Baggage

1/15/2020
We analyze and discuss Activision Blizzard's core console games and leave out the “free-to-play” mobile games. Activision - LINK | List of games Blizzard - LINK | List of games Microtransaction article - LINK Subscribe and write a review, we're looking to improve our show! _Life and Gaming_ TwitterYouTubeWebsite Looking forward to the next episode!

Duration:00:42:30

Tales from GameStop

1/8/2020
Matt and Jason have a diverse range of experiences when it comes to working within the retail and service industry. Both can be reached at the links below. We hope you enjoy our episode. Subscribe and write a review, we're looking to improve our show! _Life and Gaming_ TwitterYouTubeWebsite Looking forward to the next episode!

Duration:00:47:15

Game Awards with Gedon17 and Phrog

1/1/2020
For the list of winners please visit The Game Awards site. To date, here are the live stream numbers for The Game Awards (does not include VOD viewership): Other helpful websites mentioned in the episode: https://thegameawards.com/ https://thegameawards.com/news https://www.xbox.com/en-US/consoles/xbox-series-x Game of the Year: Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Subscribe and write a review, we're looking to improve our show! _Life and Gaming_ TwitterYouTubeWebsite Looking forward to the...

Duration:00:38:00

Happy Holidays with an Update

12/25/2019
Jason, aka Phrog, shares the team's holiday wishes with everyone and provides a glimpse into the future of the show. We hope you're as excited as we are! Please share your thoughts and feedback with the following links below: https://twitter.com/LifeAGaminghello@pixelsneak.comSubscribe and write a review, we're looking to improve our show! _Life and Gaming_ TwitterYouTubeWebsiteLooking forward to the next episode!

Duration:00:06:59

BigCat and Play Therapy

12/18/2019
A bit about BigCat: Play therapy means a lot to me because I believe it is the best and only way for children to express and learn about their emotional selves. Technology has been a creative medium for connecting and speaking the child's language but also providing an immersive environment for optimal growth and development. Currently, I work with diverse ages and populations as a mental health clinician. There are various approaches and interventions of play and there is no wrong or right...

Duration:00:46:30

Reviews on Games and Bandwagons

12/11/2019
We discuss how the bandwagon effect influences our buying decisions on purchasing a game. We evaluate the impact Metacritic has on games and how Stadia's current reputation may be affected by the bandwagon effect and its negative reviews from YouTubers. Ultimately, we determine how we choose to evaluate reviews. It may not shock you. Subscribe and write a review, we're looking to improve our show! _Life and Gaming_ TwitterYouTubeWebsite Looking forward to the next episode!

Duration:00:53:48

We Love Bethesda

12/4/2019
We take our first shot at discussing a video game company. If you liked or disliked our episode or want to hear a similar episode let us know in our review section. Subscribe and write a review, we're looking to improve our show! _Life and Gaming_ TwitterYouTubeWebsite Looking forward to the next episode!

Duration:00:51:02

Stadia's Hot Mess

11/27/2019
We discuss Stadia and its rocky launch, timeline for the episode is below. 05:55 - Stadia Internet Requirements and output 08:10 - Xbox Cloud Gaming Service 09:28 - Stadia Missing Features 13:32 - Launch Titles 19:48 - Steaming Quality 22:18 - Extra issues for Stadia on the Go - Mobile 26:00 - Missed Marketing Opportunity 31:10 - Missing the Hardcore gamer appeal 32:28 - What will turn Stadia around 37:50 - Google Shutting Down Services 41:30 - Family Share 44:41 - Closing...

Duration:00:46:46

Holiday Games Are Here!

11/20/2019
An authorized statement from Generations - Life with Video Games Podcast; "The holidays officially start in September." You heard it here first. _Life and Gaming_ TwitterYouTubeWebsite Looking forward to the next episode!

Duration:00:52:30

Gaming Addiction | Session 2

11/13/2019
Below are a timeline and links relating to important topics we addressed during our episode. With a basic understanding of these topics, we analyze video game addiction based on published articles. Gaming addiction classified as disorder by WHO - 5:12 Parents need to be more involved with their kids - 16:00 Canada going after Fortnite - 16:20 Quote from CBC.CA article- 17:09 Gaming Addiction is officially an disorder - 26:42 Gaming Video from the BBC - 31:32 Reference...

Duration:00:35:00

Gaming Addiction | Session 1

11/6/2019
With a basic understanding of these topics, we analyze video game addiction versus general addiction disorders. Although the DSM (The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders) currently does not recognize gaming addiction as a mental disorder. The World Health Organization defines a gaming disorder or addiction as.."a pattern of gaming behavior (“digital-gaming” or “video-gaming”) characterized by impaired control over gaming, increasing priority given to gaming over other...

Duration:00:40:29

Gamer Cognitive and Emotional Skills

10/30/2019
Michael a.k.a. BigCat discusses his time at the 2019 Association for Play Therapy Conference in Dallas, Texas. We collectively answer questions about our cognitive abilities and emotions based on our experiences with gaming. Below are a timeline and links relating to important topics we addressed during our episode. 02:18 - I Thrive Games Clinicians Guides - http://www.ithrivegames.org/clinicians-guides/ 03:12 - 2019 Association for Play Therapy Conference -...

Duration:00:42:20

To Couch or Not to Couch

10/23/2019
We begin with our multiplayer roots discussing games such as Goldeneye, Mario Kart, Street Fighter II, and Bomberman. We then move a bit further into our gaming careers with online multiplayer games like Everquest and World of Warcraft. We then learn from each other how these games have shaped our relationships with friends. Each gamer/host debates about what these multiplayer games meant to them. Additionally, we interview a special guest, enter The Chaz. After The Chaz enlightens us with...

Duration:00:55:15