808s and Joysticks-logo

808s and Joysticks

Video Games >

The show that bridges the gap between music and gaming, seasoned with pop culture. 808s and Joysticks brings together the creators love of music, gaming and films. An honest, opinionated and sometimes mature look at the world of pop culture. Topics covered include the latest news, releases and favorites of Tom and Tairell. A podcast that feels very different from the rest with something for music, gaming and film fanatics alike. Give it a try and see if this is for you!

The show that bridges the gap between music and gaming, seasoned with pop culture. 808s and Joysticks brings together the creators love of music, gaming and films. An honest, opinionated and sometimes mature look at the world of pop culture. Topics covered include the latest news, releases and favorites of Tom and Tairell. A podcast that feels very different from the rest with something for music, gaming and film fanatics alike. Give it a try and see if this is for you!
More Information

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

The show that bridges the gap between music and gaming, seasoned with pop culture. 808s and Joysticks brings together the creators love of music, gaming and films. An honest, opinionated and sometimes mature look at the world of pop culture. Topics covered include the latest news, releases and favorites of Tom and Tairell. A podcast that feels very different from the rest with something for music, gaming and film fanatics alike. Give it a try and see if this is for you!

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 19: Blizzard, Disney+ and Playstation

11/12/2018
More
This episode is dedicated to the legend that is Stan Lee. May he rest in peace! In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent gaming, music and film news, covering all things from Blizzcon and Diablo Immortal, to the announcement of Disney+, Playstation using open source emulators and how PS Now is surprisingly the most successful games streaming service. They also discuss what happened at X018, including the announcement that Microsoft are acquiring two new studios, and how Disney want...

Duration:01:43:24

Episode 18: Jump Force, Mid90s and Kid Cudi

10/29/2018
More
In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent gaming, music and film news, covering all things from Xbox Game Pass coming to PC, to the release of the new Jonah Hill film Mid90s, new Jump Force details and their favourite horror films to watch this Halloween. They also discuss the recent delays announced in the gaming world and the investment into esports, specifically Drake and Scooter Braun investing in 100 Thieves. Other topics covered include Alan Wake back on digital stores,...

Duration:01:43:28

Episode 17: Chance, Venom and Playstation 5

10/15/2018
More
In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent gaming, music and film news, covering all things from Chance The Rapper’s Apple music deal, to the release of the new Venom film and the confirmation of the Playstation 5. They also discuss the possibility of a new Nintendo Switch. Other topics covered include Xbox’s inclusive new avatars, PSN name changes, James Gunn moving to DC and Lil Wayne’s Carter V first week numbers. Plus we cover this week's music releases and gloss over the delay...

Duration:01:36:14

Episode 16: PlayStation, DC and Kanye

10/1/2018
More
In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the recent PlayStation news covering all things from PSX, to cross play and the PlayStation Classic including Final Fantasy VII. They also discuss Nintendo Online coming to the Switch. Other topics covered include Telltale games shutting down, Toy Story 4, Tenacious D, the end of the DC Extended Universe. Plus we cover this weeks music releases and the impending release of Yandhi along with the Kanye West controversy. Credits: • Intro -...

Duration:01:45:30

Episode 15: Nintendo, Unity and Mac Miller

9/17/2018
More
In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the news from the recent Nintendo Direct, covering all things Final Fantasy, Animal Crossing and Online coming to the Switch. Topics covered include Spider-Man PS4, Yu-Gi-Oh! in Jump Force, Disney animating in Unity, the Henry Cavill speculation and Watch the Throne 2. Plus this episode wouldn't be complete without a tribute to the late, great Mac Miller and how he influenced the hosts. Credits: • Intro - https://soundcloud.com/producedbykrs/summer •...

Duration:01:53:16

Episode 14: Gamescom, Twitch and Cyberpunk 2077

9/3/2018
More
In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the news from Gamescom with a round up and the Cyberpunk 2077 game play reveal. Topics covered include Amazon's new game studio releasing games with Twitch integration, Nvidia's new GeForce cards, Amazon working with Sony, Nickelodeon getting into streaming and Danny Brown releasing an album via Twitch. As well as that some smaller things are covered such as Streets of Rage 4, PS+ and Games for Gold games and new animated streaming. Plus they give a...

Duration:01:29:51

Episode 13: ROMs, Nicki Minaj and Amazon

8/20/2018
More
In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the important news from over the last 2 weeks. Topics covered include Amazon's new game studio taking big steps, Nintendo's taking down ROM sites, the IGN plagiarism scandal, and Nicki Minaj's relevance after Queen flopped first week. As well as that some smaller things are covered such as Pokemon possibly getting a direct, Timesplitters might be back, Westworld season 3 and the ongoing James Gunn saga. Plus we give a run down on this weeks new music...

Duration:01:46:43

Episode 12: Astroworld, EA and Your Questions

8/6/2018
More
In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss the questions you have been asking over the last 2 weeks. These cover everything from Next Gen Consoles, Nintendo, Pokemon, Rick and Morty, Childish Gambino and even FIFA vs PES. Other topics covered include EA's censorship of Colin Kaepernick's name on Madden 19, Castle Rock's series debut, Netflix's Castlevania animation and the new Venom trailer. Plus we give a run down on this weeks music news and discuss our first opinions on Astroworld from...

Duration:01:38:29

Episode 11: Akira, Dragon Ball and Spiderman

7/24/2018
More
In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss their opinions on the new Spiderman story trailer. Other topics covered include Xbox’s new streaming console, Akira’s 30th Aniversary, Dragon Ball Super Broly, No Mans Sky NEXT, a new Godzilla movie trailer and R Kellys 19 minute track titled I Admit. Plus we give a run down on this weeks music news and discuss the one year anniversary of Flower Boy by Tyler, the Creator as well as WANGSAP which was annouced during the episode. Credits: • Intro -...

Duration:01:49:29

Episode 10: Scorpion, Funko and Gundam

7/10/2018
More
In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss their opinions on Scorpion. Other topics covered include Sony's stance on crossplay, a new Left 4 Dead?, next gen consoles, Funko cereals, a live action Gundam movie and do we really need another 80s movie remake? Plus we give a run down on this weeks news and discuss the Jaden Smith album Syre: The Electric Album released hours before we recorded. Credits: • Intro - https://soundcloud.com/baeside843/secure-the-pacc-dip • Outro -...

Duration:01:37:46

Episode 9: E3, Crossplay and Westworld

6/25/2018
More
In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss their best and worst from E3 2018. Other topics covered include the big crossplay debate and whether Sony should break the lock, the new Westworld game, Star Wars fandom, the new Drake album and the new animated Spiderman film coming this holiday season. Plus respects are paid to those lost within the hip hop industry within the last week.

Duration:01:35:51

E3 Reaction - Nintendo

6/12/2018
More
Our reaction to all the announcements at Nintendo's E3 Direct.

Duration:00:59:55

E3 Reaction - Sony Playstation

6/11/2018
More
Our reaction to Sony/Playstations show and all the games shown off.

Duration:01:26:07

E3 Reaction - Ubisoft

6/11/2018
More
All our reaction to Ubisofts bumper show!

Duration:01:14:25

E3 Reaction - Square Enix

6/11/2018
More
Our reaction to the Square Enix show, safe to say we are upset!

Duration:00:34:24

E3 Reaction - Our thoughts so far

6/11/2018
More
Our thoughts on the announcements so far and all the new news.

Duration:00:27:05

E3 Reaction - Bethesda

6/10/2018
More
We discuss all the news from Bethesdas show live.

Duration:00:48:42

E3 Reaction - Xbox

6/10/2018
More
Our reaction to Xbox's E3 show and all the reveals!

Duration:01:07:01

E3 Reaction - EA Play

6/9/2018
More
Our reactions to all the E3 content from EA Play!

Duration:00:54:19

Episode 8: E3, Star Wars and A$AP Rocky

5/28/2018
More
In this episode Tom and Tairell discuss their E3 predictions and opinions. Covering everything from Sony to Nintendo they give a run down on what to expect. Other topics covered include Battlefield V, Drake vs Pusha T, the new A$AP Rocky album, Westworld and the new A Star Wars Story announcements. Plus what they think about the Brockhampton situation at the moment. The E3 streaming schedule is also discussed.

Duration:01:43:34