GameOn Podcast – Episode 40

GameOn Episode 40 is here!

Its another exciting episode, as we take a look at GameOn’s past and go forward into our future.

With 2013 here and a year of great content behind us, we’re taking a retrospective look at some of our top features. This week, we’re looking back at our interview with James Rolfe, the Angry Video Game Nerd!

Jumping back into the present, our look at Dust: An Elysian Tail continues! This week, we’re joined by Edward Bosco, the assistant casting director for Dust: AET and the voice behind the Sword of Ahrah.

Kaja from Starlit Citadel is back for the first Starlit Citadel Boardgame of the Week feature for 2013! Kaja gives you an idea on some of the great games out for you to get a great start on 2013!

And one of our contributors Kyle Born joins us this week! Kyle and Jeff take a look at some of the hot titles coming out in 2013.

Jeff and Kyle also take a look at Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII and discuss “How to Fix Final Fantasy.”

And to keep with the Final Fantasy theme, we’re ending the episode with Brental Floss, “The Ballad of the Mages!”

Thanks for listening! Be sure to tune in every Thursday for another episode of GameOn!

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Audio was used for this podcast from the following sources;

Video games – Mega Man 2, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Super Mario 64, Mortal Kombat II, Metal Gear Solid, Super Mario Bros 3, Star Fox 64, Super Mario Bros, Mass Effect 2, Chrono Trigger, Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Super Mario Bros 2, Dr. Mario, Red Dead Redemption, Wayne Gretzky 3D Hockey

Internet – Leeroy Jenkins, Rejected Cartoons, Cinemassacre.com, JamesNintendoNerd, Little Kuriboh (Yu-gi-oh! Abridged)

Movies – Mortal Kombat, Wayne’s World, SpaceBalls, Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure, Back to the Future, Zoolander, Super Mario Bros: The Movie, Monty Python and the Quest for the Holy Grail, Rocky

TV series – Spongebob Squarepants, Futurama, Family Guy, World Wrestling Entertainment, Dragon Ball Z, G Gundam, The Simpsons, WWE, WCW, South Park,

Music – Brental Floss – Ballad of the Mages, The Easton Ellises – Liquorstore, Motorhead – The Game, Disturbed – The Game, Drowning Pool – The Game, Cindy Lauper – Girls Just Wanna Have Fun, Gamestage Music #1 – Smashes Cupcakes, Wreck – Jim Johnston, Yacht – Utopia (Instrumental), Stephen Millis – Luigi’s Haunted Travel Theme (There Will Be Brawl soundtrack), Waterflame – Run!, Stage 3-1 – Mike Tyson’s Punch-out Medley, Giuseppe Cilfone – Crazy Experiment, You’re the Best Around – Joe Esposito, Don Henley – Dirty Laundry

Big thanks goes out to our interview guests, past and present, The Angry Video Game Nerd James Rolfe and Voice Actor Edward Bosco!

To learn more about Edward Bosco, check out his website, http://www.edwardbosco.com.

For the latest from the Angry Video Game Nerd, James Rolfe, check out http://cinemassacre.com

Big thank you to GameOn Contributor Kyle Born for his ongoing support! Anyone interested in joining the GameOn team can send an e-mail to gameon@gamentrain.com. We would love to have you onboard.

Thanks to Natalie Hoover for providing the new voice for the GameOn intro. Visit Natalie for your voiceover needs at http://www.nataliehoover.com/

Thanks once again to the Easton Ellises. They are the band that contributed GameOn’s theme song, Liquorstore. Be sure to check them out at their website. http://www.theeastonellises.com/

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Jeff Johnson is a Canadian journalist and the host of GameOn here at GameNTrain. He was born in Ontario, but moved to British Columbia to learn what it's like to be attacked by deer on a regular basis. If you've got an idea for a feature story on GameOn or would like to be featured as a contibutor, simply e-mail gameongamentrain@gmail.com. You can also find Jeff on Google+ at http://www.gplus.to/jeffjohnsongnt

  • http://www.GameNTrain.com/ Eric Hoff

    Great episode Jeff. Never got into Final Fantasy myself so I can’t add my opinion.