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"Fun" and Games Podcast

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Geoff Moonen and Matt Storm chat about their love of games and the evolution of gaming as an artistic medium.

Geoff Moonen and Matt Storm chat about their love of games and the evolution of gaming as an artistic medium.

Location:

United States

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Geoff Moonen and Matt Storm chat about their love of games and the evolution of gaming as an artistic medium.

Language:

English

Contact:

9179923411


Episodes

Side Quests Episode 63: Disgaea: Hour of Darkness with Zeilreigan

3/1/2021
Side Quests is back and this episode's host is streamer, self proclaimed retro game goblin and undisputed Overlord of the Netherworld, Zeilreigan! The game he is talking about today is Disgaea: Hour of Darkness by NIS America! You can also find this episode's host on twitter and find him streaming here!

Duration:00:20:36

Side Quests Episode 62: Tecmo Super Bowl with Kris Keyser

2/26/2021
Side Quests is back and this episode's host is musician, and all star Quarterback, Kris Keyser! The game he is talking about today is Tecmo Super Bowl by Tecmo! You can also find this episode's host on twitter and you can find his music here!

Duration:00:14:43

Side Quests Episode 61: Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars with Josh Silverman

2/22/2021
Side Quests is back and this episode's host is podcaster, PR Account Coordinator, and brave warrior from Star Road, Josh Silverman! The game he is talking about today is Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars by Nintendo and Squaresoft! You can find this episode's host on twitter here!

Duration:00:22:53

Episode 96: Feat. Jesse Jacobs & James Kirkpatrick

2/19/2021
Jesse Jacobs and James Kirkpatrick, the creative minds behind the visual and audio design of psychedelic platformer Spinch, join Matt and Geoff to talk about collaboration, trusting your creative process, and where some corners of art should crossover more often. You can find Jesse on Twitter here and James here! You can find out more about Spinch here!

Duration:00:56:18

Side Quests Episode 60: Dr. Mario with Pat Edwards

2/15/2021
Side Quests is back and this episode's host is writer, podcaster, and virus vanquisher, Pat Edwards! The game he is talking about today is Dr. Mario by Nintendo! You can also find this episode's host on twitter and find everything else he does here!

Duration:00:07:19

Side Quests Episode 59: TimeSplitters 2 with Kieran Bennett

2/12/2021
Side Quests is back and this episode's host is actor, podcaster, video producer and badass space marine, Kieran Bennett! The game he is talking about today is TimeSplitters 2 by Free Radical Design and Eidos Interactive! You can also find this episode's host on twitter and find everything else he does here!

Duration:00:15:54

Side Quests Episode 58: Earthbound with Leon Barillaro

2/8/2021
Side Quests is back and this episode's host is professional DM, game designer, writer, editor and baseball loving psychic, Leon Barillaro. The game they are talking about today is Earthbound by Nintendo! You can find this episode's host on twitter and everything else they are working on here!

Duration:00:13:46

Episode 95: Feat. Dino Dvorabic

2/5/2021
Dino Dvorabic, a game designer at Big Blue Bubble games, joins Matt & Geoff to talk about Foregone, their most recent release! They discuss how conventions and early access can affect development, and the little ideas that can make a big difference in a game experience. Check out Foregone at Big Blue Bubble's website and Twitter

Duration:00:44:03

Side Quests Episode 57: Saints Row 2 with Case Aiken

2/1/2021
Side Quests is back and so is host Case Aiken! He is a podcaster, writer, actor and tasked with rebuilding the Saints! The game he is talking about today is Saints Row 2 by Volition and THQ! You can find this episode's host on twitter or on any of his podcasts on CertainPOV.com.

Duration:00:17:43

Side Quests Episode 56: Hades with Thomas Wilson

1/29/2021
Side Quests is back and this episode's host is filmmaker, visual effects artist, UE4 experimenter and indignant son of the underworld, Thomas Wilson! The game he is talking about today is Hades by Supergiant Games! You can also find this episode's host on twitter and find everything else he does here!

Duration:00:15:59

Side Quests Episode 55: Snatcher with Insane Ian

1/25/2021
Side Quests is back and this episode's host is comedy musician, nerdcore rapper, YouTuber, podcaster, streamer and newly joined member of JUNKER, Insane Ian! The game he is talking about today is Snatcher by Konami and Hideo Kojima! You can also find this episode's host on twitter and find everything else he does here!

Duration:00:31:08

Episode 94: Featuring Future Proof

1/22/2021
Future Proof, a "transmedia mega project" encompassing live events, film, and interactive media, is releasing their first video game; PSweet. Matt & Geoff are joined by several members of the company's creative staff to discuss the world of Future Proof and adapting its dense, collaborative history into a digital title. You can find out more about PSweet here and Future Proof here

Duration:01:05:47

Side Quests Episode 54: Final Fantasy VII with Jessica Howard

1/18/2021
Side Quests is back and this episode's host is writer, streamer, podcaster, Managing Editor for Uppercut and member of Avalanche, Jessica Howard! The game she is talking about today is Final Fantasy VII by Square Enix! You can find this episode's host on twitter and you can check out everything she's working on here.

Duration:00:41:23

Side Quests Episode 53: Boktai: The Sun Is in Your Hand with Niki Grayson

1/15/2021
Side Quests is back and this episode's host is podcaster, writer, streamer, Social Editor for Fanbyte and hunter of the Immortals, Niki Grayson! The game he is talking about today is Boktai: The Sun Is in Your Hand by Konami. You can also find this episode's host on twitter as well as his writing and podcasts over on Fanbyte!

Duration:00:12:07

Side Quests Episode 52: Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days with Travis Ryans

1/11/2021
Side Quests is back and this episode's host is podcaster, assistant director and Organization XIII member, Travis Ryans! The game he is talking about today is Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days by Square Enix and h.a.n.d. You can also find this episode's host on twitter and his podcast here!

Duration:00:21:41

Special: 2020 in Review

1/8/2021
Matt & Geoff reflect on 2020. They discuss what they played, what they missed, and how their relationship with gaming shifted throughout the year.

Duration:00:47:18

Side Quests Episode 51: Metroid Fusion with Travis Colenutt

1/4/2021
Side Quests is back and this episode's host is podcaster and bounty hunter, Travis Colenutt! The game he is talking about today is Metroid Fusion by Nintendo! You can find this episode's host on twitter, and check out his podcast here!

Duration:00:12:34

Side Quests 50th Episode Special: Shovel Knight: Shovel Of Hope with Matt aka Stormageddon, Geoff Moonen and Nathan Brandt

1/1/2021
Welcome back to a very special episode of Side Quests! We're kicking off 2021 with our 50th episode special! Matt aka Stormageddon is joined by Nathan Brandt and Geoff Moonen in shovelry to celebrate by talking about Shovel Knight: Shovel Of Hope by Yacht Club Games! You can find Matt, Nathan and Geoff on Twitter as well as check out Nathan's podcast network Some Good Shows here!

Duration:01:11:37

Side Quests Episode 49: Prey (2017) with Matt Gregoire

12/28/2020
Side Quests is back and this episode's host is writer and TranStar employee, Matt Gregoire! The game he is talking about today is Prey (2017) by Arkane Studios! You can also find this episode's host on twitter and find his writing here!

Duration:00:33:01

Episode 93: Featuring Jesse Dangerously

12/25/2020
A love for video games and fandom can show itself in all sorts of places and all sorts of art forms. Alternative Hip Hop artist Jesse Dangerously joins this episode to talk about bringing your history, perspective, and knowledge into how we collaborate and create. You can check out Jesse and his music at his website

Duration:00:53:27