Interviews with gaming industry professionals and geek culture icons, mostly.
NEW Super Gamer Podcast 142 – December Celebrations with Bart Zeal
What do Minecraft, Guitar Hero, and Willie Nelson have in common? Why, they’re inspirations for our guest this week, musician Bart Zeal. Join us as we discuss Bart’s latest album, his goal to be in a video game (even though technically that’s already happened), what defines dwarven music, and the challenge of sticking to a […]
NEW Super Gamer Podcast 141 – Passing Around Game Genie Cheat Codes with Ian Martyn
Our guest this week is a multi-instrumentalist, a DJ, arranger, composer, collaborator, ethnomusicologist, and music historian! It’s Ian Martyn! We discuss gaming before the Internet (we’re old), having cool parents, the VGM community, listening to game soundtracks without actually playing the game, and what actually IS video game music? Download link – NEW Super Gamer […]
NEW Super Gamer Podcast 140 – An Online Bard with Firamiel
Multi-instrumentalist and medieval fantasy enthusiast Firamiel is on the show this week to talk ocarinas big and small, performing on YouTube vs. Twitch, the importance of emotes, circlets, jewelry, falling out of chairs, and more! Check out her YouTube channel here. (By the way, I feel like I probably had some ignorant phrasing in a […]
NEW Super Gamer Podcast 139 – Smacked in the Head with an Iron Frying Pan with JMR
How many rips of video game music have errors in them? Would you even notice? What’s the Sonic game with objectively the worst music? Which Turtles game has the BEST music? The Minibosses! Electrical engineer and chiptune musician JMR is on the pod to talk about all this, and more! Download link – NEW Super […]
NEW Super Gamer Podcast 138 – Toxicity Rising with Jenny McBean
Jenny McBean is back to tell us about this year’s Female Gamers Survey by Bryter. Turns out, more and more women are dealing with toxic behaviour in online games. We cover what the survey says about the current state of online multiplayer games, how companies are (and aren’t) dealing with the issue, how players feel […]
NEW Super Gamer Podcast 137 – It Will Be Your Turn with ME!
Remember being the little sibling and only being able to play a game when your older sibling let you? Maybe you were the older sibling and you were the one hogging the gamepad. Maybe this doesn’t apply to you at all! Anyhoo, here’s a song about that, in the style of That’ll Be The Day […]
Super fun show! Great host!
Best Podcast Ever!
I thoroughly enjoy Super Gamer every time it's on. Great content!