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The longest running live show and podcast about video games on the internet. An independent voice in a crowded world of video game podcasts, Orange Lounge Radio is dedicated to giving a forum for every gamer to have their voice. Hosted live weekly for the past twelve years by DarkSakura (Jamie Summers), skie (Rob Roberts) and LOKI, Orange Lounge Radio gives listeners the opportunity to interact directly with the show and give their feedback on the hot topics in the gaming industry thru live call-ins, a chatroom, e-mail, twitter and more. Winner of a Podcast Award for Best Gaming Podcast. Nominated for three Best of Live 365 awards. Tapes live on Sunday nights on the VOG Network. For more information visit http://www.orangeloungeradio.com

The longest running live show and podcast about video games on the internet. An independent voice in a crowded world of video game podcasts, Orange Lounge Radio is dedicated to giving a forum for every gamer to have their voice. Hosted live weekly for the past twelve years by DarkSakura (Jamie Summers), skie (Rob Roberts) and LOKI, Orange Lounge Radio gives listeners the opportunity to interact directly with the show and give their feedback on the hot topics in the gaming industry thru live call-ins, a chatroom, e-mail, twitter and more. Winner of a Podcast Award for Best Gaming Podcast. Nominated for three Best of Live 365 awards. Tapes live on Sunday nights on the VOG Network. For more information visit http://www.orangeloungeradio.com

Location:

Sacramento, CA

Description:

The longest running live show and podcast about video games on the internet. An independent voice in a crowded world of video game podcasts, Orange Lounge Radio is dedicated to giving a forum for every gamer to have their voice. Hosted live weekly for the past twelve years by DarkSakura (Jamie Summers), skie (Rob Roberts) and LOKI, Orange Lounge Radio gives listeners the opportunity to interact directly with the show and give their feedback on the hot topics in the gaming industry thru live call-ins, a chatroom, e-mail, twitter and more. Winner of a Podcast Award for Best Gaming Podcast. Nominated for three Best of Live 365 awards. Tapes live on Sunday nights on the VOG Network. For more information visit http://www.orangeloungeradio.com

Twitter:

@skie

Language:

English


Episodes

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 821 - 5/24/2020

5/25/2020
We talk about the 40th anniversary of Pac-Man and the impact this character has had on our lives as well as our culture. Pac-Man is set to show up more this year in celebration of his birthday, including some new games! We talk about this and our gaming weeks as well which include the release of the TurboGrafx Mini in the US after a shipping delay. We give early impressions, and spotlight some of the games you may have never heard of! All this and more including the week in news! Also in the...

Duration:02:19:54

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 820 - 5/17/2020

5/18/2020
We talk at length at the opening of our show tonight about grief, and how video games have become a way to cope with it in these strange world times. Of course we have plenty of time to talk about game headlines as well, including a controversial anti-cheat software that has been packaged in with Doom Eternal, and the internets reaction to it. Also in the News: * Tony Hawk 1 & 2 Remaster * PS5 tech demo for Unreal 5 * Gaming hits a Sales Record * Playstation Studios Brand All this and more...

Duration:02:27:37

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 819 - 5/10/2020

5/11/2020
We had our first big preview of the next generation of gaming this week with the Xbox Series X third party preview, but did it get us enthused about the next generation? What were the good things and the things that could have gone better? We discuss this news of generations future as well as generations past, with news about various older Nintendo system hardware documents such as the Wii leaking to the internet. Discussion on this news, our gaming weeks, and much more! Also in the news: *...

Duration:02:21:37

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 818 - 5/3/2020

5/4/2020
Spoilers for The Last Of Us 2 have hit the internet, and while obviously we are not going to help spread them, we talk about the possible impact this leak could have on the game's new release date, as well as the legal ramifactions we expect to see for the individual(s) involved. We get into our gaming weeks as well, then dive into the week in gaming news, which includes a tease for a big Xbox event in the coming week where we expect to learn more about the Xbox Series X! Also in the news: *...

Duration:02:36:36

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 817 - 4/26/2020

4/27/2020
A big concert happened in Fortnite, showing that video games are a big way people are coping with the current state of the world. We discuss some other ways that video games as an artform have helped people during this time, and explore other ways that we could forsee gaming helping people in the long term. We also discuss our gaming weeks, and get into the news of the week which includes a brand new "World" mode for Super Mario Maker 2! Also in the News: * Animal Crossing Data Mines & New...

Duration:02:29:26

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 816 - 4/19/2020

4/20/2020
During this time of people staying at home, how are we staying fit? Sure a little sunshine helps, but video games can help supplement that too. Beat Saber releases a free new track to help people work out, and we discuss other stay fit ideas that involve games. We get into the news of the week, and discuss our gaming weeks as well which include continued impressions on the Final Fantasy 7 Remake, and the pop culture juggernaut that is Animal Crossing!Also in the news:* Sony making fewer...

Duration:02:32:56

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 815 - 4/12/2020

4/13/2020
Final Fantasy 7 Remake has finally arrived, and our hosts have formed some opinions after spending some time with the game. Do we think this game is really a "Remake" after all, or are there some things the internet is really getting wrong in their early impressions? We discuss live with our chatters about this and other games that are staying in the news such as Animal Crossing, which comes even as the Switch supply is running shorter and shorter. What is it about this game that has...

Duration:02:59:10

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 814 - 4/5/2020

4/6/2020
E3 2020 has been canceled, but early reports are coming in on what might replace it for this year in a virtual setting. The dates for the next E3 are set as well, along with the branding of a "re-imagined" show. What could this mean for one of the biggest shows in gaming? We discuss what the state of the world might do to announcements this year, then get in to some of the big headlines of the week, and well a couple rumors too, especially one where Mario is concerned. Also in the news: *...

Duration:02:03:52

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 813 - 3/29/2020

3/30/2020
Nintendo put out a surprise mini direct this week, which was some cheerful gaming news needed with the current state of the world continuing to cancel many gaming events and continuing to wreak havok on traditional game stores. We catch up with other gaming news of the week, and talk about how gaming has been an asset in these challeging times of isolation, with the World Health Organization getting on board with the idea of #PlayApartTogether Also in the news: * Games Done Quick to tackle...

Duration:01:52:31

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 812 - 3/22/2020

3/23/2020
We are in separate studios tonight due to social distancing, but the show goes on with the latest news in the gaming world including controversial decisions by Gamestop this past week about their "essential" business status. Could this be a permanently damaging move by the company? We discuss this as well as other gaming news of the week which include the first tech details on the Playstation 5! Also in the news: * Nintendo Indie World Showcase * Animal Crossing Superfan in new game *...

Duration:02:26:01

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 811 - 3/15/2020

3/16/2020
We are back live tonight, and so much has changed in news around the world, including effecting us here at Orange Lounge Radio. We start the show off talking about these updates, and some interesting parallels between this and one very recent video game release. We then get into the many shakeups that have happend in the gaming industry as a result, including the cancelation of E3 for 2020. Could the PS5 and XSX get pushed to 2021? Don't rule anything out. Also in the news: * Rumors about a...

Duration:02:30:11

Orange Lounge Radio Bonus Stage - 3/1/20

2/28/2020
The gang meets up to talk about the week (so far) in gaming news, including a post at the XBOX blog detailing more information about Xbox Series X and some interesting relations to the current Microsoft systems. We discuss other news from the week, including GOG's new refund policy, and Harmonix bringing out a new game called Fuser. We take some listener feedback via Twitter as well. Tune in for this and much more on the show where EVERY gamer has a voice, Orange Lounge Radio! Live shows...

Duration:01:19:32

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 810 - 2/23/2020

2/24/2020
Rob was sick last week, so we jump right into the news this week talking about a major contributor pulling out of E3. Is there anything E3 can do to stop the bleeding from the show at this point? We throw out some ideas. We get into our gaming weeks and then the headlines from this week, which includes PAX East being impacted by the pulling out of several companies over COVID-19 concerns. Is it justified, or is there such a thing as too much caution? We discuss. Also in the news: *...

Duration:02:28:25

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 809 - 2/9/2020

2/10/2020
A Wii-U game, The Wonderful 101, appears to have found a second life on the Nintendo Switch thanks to a recent Kickstarter that very much has outperformed it's original goal, as the number continues to climb. We discuss why the team may have went to Kickstarter with such a small goal, and discuss what made so many people want to back the game. We then recap our gaming weeks and much more as we take on the week in gaming news! Also in the news: * Sony Launches Official PS5 Website *...

Duration:02:15:24

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 808 - 2/2/2020

2/3/2020
Warcraft III Reforged was released this week, but many fans on the internet did not recieve the game well due to some of the changes made to the old versions as well as new EULA's. What do we think of all of the buzz behind this anticipated release? We get into that and much more news of the week, as well as tackle listener questions including one that starts a conversation on the meaning of a gaming celebrity of the 80s vs. a gaming celebrity today. Also in the news: * Pokemon Go Updates *...

Duration:02:19:31

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 807 - 1/26/2020

1/27/2020
We are back to talk about some big news from our week off including Sony's announcement that they won't be attending E3 2020. What does this mean for Sony and for the ESA's biggest show? We discuss, and we also get into the news from this week including a variety of game delays for the coming months. March 2020 suddenly got a lot lighter, but does that mean some games should just wait for the next generation consoles altogether? We discuss. Also in the news: * US Courts on Civil Rights in a...

Duration:02:22:46

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 806 - 1/12/2020

1/13/2020
The cast is assembled for the first full news week of the year. However while we are all together we have to talk one last time about 2019 and our games of the year. Also, we have to visit our time capsule of silly predictions from earlier in the year. How much did we get right and wrong? Tune in to find out. Then we get into the weeks worth of news, including various headlines out of Consumer Electronics Show! It's a great time to be a gamer into collectables, although your wallet might be...

Duration:02:45:48

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 805 - 1/5/2020

1/6/2020
The demo for the Final Fantasy 7 remake appears to be real, as plenty of video and footage has released to the internet over this holiday week. This also means that many of the files have been mined for further information, and so a whole lot is out there about this highly anticipated game. We get into some of the information and see if it makes us more or less hyped for the game. We also talk about our gaming weeks and more news of the week on this first episode of OLR for 2020 on the...

Duration:01:37:10

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 804 - 12/29/2019

12/30/2019
On this special live episode of Orange Lounge Radio, we take a look back at the biggest gaming moments of the decade, and reflect on our most important games of the decade as well. Although due to the holidays it was a slower news week, we do recap the headlines that have come out this week. Join us for a look back, and a look forward on this special year-end edition of the show.

Duration:02:42:30

Orange Lounge Radio Episode 803 - 12/22/2019

12/23/2019
It's the start of the holiday season, and you would think the news would be slowing down, but it doesn't seem to in the video game world as Sony announces a new attachment for the PS4 Dualshock controller. Could this be a sign of things to come for the Playstation 5? Or something to allow more accessibility? We dive in the theories about this attachment due to arrive in 2020. Then we get into our gaming weeks and the rest of gaming news, all while enjoying some holiday latkes... and nuts....

Duration:02:30:08