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Electric Playground's Victor Lucas discusses video games, movies, toys and all the happenings in the entertainment industry. The show periodically entertains special guests, including fellow EP hosts, down in Vic's 98-percent zombie-proof bunker. Don't miss it!

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Electric Playground's Victor Lucas discusses video games, movies, toys and all the happenings in the entertainment industry. The show periodically entertains special guests, including fellow EP hosts, down in Vic's 98-percent zombie-proof bunker. Don't miss it!

    Episode 260 – The Next Nintendo Switch with Guests- Jose Sanchez, Shaun Hatton and Sam Machkovech!

    Episode 260 – The Next Nintendo Switch with Guests- Jose Sanchez, Shaun Hatton and Sam Machkovech!

    Nintendo will probably have news on a new Switch any day now so Victor Lucas invited three friends to chat about the possibilities and what everybody wants from a new Switch! Switch Pro? Super Switch?! The New Switch? What’s it going to be called!? Here is The Next Nintendo Switch with guests, EP’s Jose Sanchez … Continue reading "Episode 260 – The Next Nintendo Switch with Guests- Jose Sanchez, Shaun Hatton and Sam Machkovech!"

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Episode 259 – 21 Games We’re Dreaming About for 2021! With Behr Safi, Mike Williams & Sam Machkovech

    Episode 259 – 21 Games We’re Dreaming About for 2021! With Behr Safi, Mike Williams & Sam Machkovech

    Victor Lucas welcomes Mike Williams from PCMag, Sam Machkovech from Ars Technica’s and Behr Safi to the Basement to discuss 21 games that the guys hope come out this year! Watch Vic’s Basement at YouTube.com/EPNtv EPN Merch is available at EPN.tv/Merch

    • 1 hr 15 min
    Episode 258 – Digital Foundry’s John Linneman and Game Sack’s Joe Redifer

    Episode 258 – Digital Foundry’s John Linneman and Game Sack’s Joe Redifer

    Victor Lucas invites two incredible talents into the Basement, Digital Foundry’s John Linneman and Game Sack’s Joe Redifer! Enjoy a great conversation about the launch of the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series S|X, the shared love and fascination with retro gaming, some great tips for collectors and hobbyists and the secret origins of two of … Continue reading "Episode 258 – Digital Foundry’s John Linneman and Game Sack’s Joe Redifer"

    • 1 hr 12 min
    Episode 257 – Midway Legends! Mark Turmell, John Tobias, Josh Tsui, Tim Kitzrow talk NBA Jam, Mortal Kombat and More!

    Episode 257 – Midway Legends! Mark Turmell, John Tobias, Josh Tsui, Tim Kitzrow talk NBA Jam, Mortal Kombat and More!

    Victor Lucas chats with Mark Turmell (creator of NBA Jam and NFL Blitz!), Tim Kitzrow, (the voice of NBA Jam!), John Tobias (ko-kreator of Mortal Kombat!) and Josh Tsui, game maker and filmmaker behind the new documentary about the history of Midway! Watch EPN: YouTube.com/EPNtv Official EPN Merch is available at EPN.tv/Merch

    • 1 hr
    Episode 256 – The Legendary Amy Hennig Charts New Territory at Skydance!

    Episode 256 – The Legendary Amy Hennig Charts New Territory at Skydance!

    Another audio-only exclusive episode of Vic’s Basement recorded at XDS20 Adapt (xdsummit.com)! Victor Lucas chats with legendary game maker, Amy Hennig, about her roots in the game industry; working at Naughty Dog on massive games like Uncharted and Jak & Daxter; working on Star Wars at Electronic Arts and now heading up the new media … Continue reading "Episode 256 – The Legendary Amy Hennig Charts New Territory at Skydance!"

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Episode 255 – Craig Duncan, Studio Head of Rare – Audio Exclusive Interview!

    Episode 255 – Craig Duncan, Studio Head of Rare – Audio Exclusive Interview!

    From XDS20 Adapt (xdsummit.com), Victor Lucas sits down with Craig Duncan, the studio head of Rare, to discuss his background in gaming, his leadership at Rare, the games that inspired him, the future for the storied game development company, his partners around the world and the way he and his company brings in new employees … Continue reading "Episode 255 – Craig Duncan, Studio Head of Rare – Audio Exclusive Interview!"

    • 1 hr 4 min

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5.0 out of 5
44 Ratings

44 Ratings

randmc76 ,

The GOAT

Canadian Legend!!!!

Star walk fan ,

The Basement is back!

I’ve been a long time fan of The Electric Playground and it’s affiliated shows. So, when I saw that The Basement was returning, clearly I was pretty excited.

Let’s keep it going!

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Best

Vic is the most authentic and unbiased reviewer in the game. Have enjoyed watching him for many many years. I love his enthusiasm towards all forms of entertainment!! 10 stars if I could.

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