21 episodes

Check The Wire is a weekly podcast hosted by Dan Gheesling and Ryan ‘Northernlion’ Letourneau. The two take you behind the curtain and discuss what has and has not worked for them in their gaming careers on Twitch and Youtube.

Check The Wire Dan Gheesling & Northernlion

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Check The Wire is a weekly podcast hosted by Dan Gheesling and Ryan ‘Northernlion’ Letourneau. The two take you behind the curtain and discuss what has and has not worked for them in their gaming careers on Twitch and Youtube.

    21. Why You Shouldn't Be Afraid To Take A Week Off From Streaming

    21. Why You Shouldn't Be Afraid To Take A Week Off From Streaming

    On today’s episode of Check The Wire, Ryan talks about how freeing up time by reprioritizing his content has been beneficial. Dan discusses how he was able to take a week off, and what he learned from playing vods rather then not streaming. Then they both talk about the pros and cons of taking time off of streaming. Thank you for dialing in I hope you enjoy.

    https://www.twitter.com/NorthernlionLP
    https://www.twitch.tv/northernlion
    https://www.youtube.com/Northernlion
    https://www.Linktr.ee/DanGheesli

    • 1 hr 14 min
    20. Would You Want Your Kids To Stream? Answering As Many Questions As Possible In 30 Minutes

    20. Would You Want Your Kids To Stream? Answering As Many Questions As Possible In 30 Minutes

    On today’s episode of Check The Wire, Dan and Ryan answer questions from the audience. They answer questions about what game they would revive, would they do a reality style stream, are they as goofy IRL as they are on stream, Team Unity merch, avoiding burnout, managing friendships and work relations, what is your ideal day off look like, and more.

    https://www.twitter.com/NorthernlionLP
    https://www.twitch.tv/northernlion
    https://www.youtube.com/Northernlion
    https://www.Linktr.ee/DanGheesling

    • 40 min
    19. Remembering Mixer & Influencing Your Community For The Better

    19. Remembering Mixer & Influencing Your Community For The Better

    On today’s episode of Check The Wire, Dan and Ryan react to the news of Mixer’s decision to merge with Facebook Gaming and how that could effect everyone. The two also talk about the misconduct towards females and others in the gaming community and how things can change for the better. Dan also addresses why he left the agency he was signed with.

    https://www.twitter.com/NorthernlionLP
    https://www.twitch.tv/northernlion
    https://www.youtube.com/Northernlion
    https://www.Linktr.ee/DanGheesling

    • 1 hr 6 min
    18. Do Looks Matter For Streaming? Can You Post Too Much?

    18. Do Looks Matter For Streaming? Can You Post Too Much?

    On today’s episode of Check The Wire, Ryan talks about taking a night off and how that was beneficial. Dan talks about trying something new on stream that went well (DSPN). They both discuss whether you can post too many videos on YouTube in a day. Lastly they talk about if your physical appearance matters towards your success streaming.

    https://www.twitter.com/NorthernlionLP
    https://www.twitch.tv/northernlion
    https://www.youtube.com/Northernlion
    https://www.Linktr.ee/DanGheesling

    • 1 hr 17 min
    17. Time Management + Should You Stream For 8 Hours?

    17. Time Management + Should You Stream For 8 Hours?

    On today’s episode of Check The Wire, Ryan and Dan talk about the importance of not burning the candle at both ends. They also discuss the lessons they’ve learned from using TikTok for over half a year and why they continue to post to it, then Dan talks about producing an animated video for the first time and using other produced videos during ad breaks.

    https://www.twitter.com/NorthernlionLP
    https://www.twitch.tv/northernlion
    https://www.youtube.com/Northernlion
    https://www.Linktr.ee/DanGheesling

    • 1 hr 27 min
    16. Learning From Launching Merch For The First Time In 5 Years

    16. Learning From Launching Merch For The First Time In 5 Years

    On today’s episode of Check The Wire, Ryan and Dan talk about why it’s important to set aside recreational time for themselves, and how not getting that time could have a negative effect. Ryan tells what he’s learned from releasing merch for the first time in 5 years.

    https://www.twitter.com/NorthernlionLP
    https://www.twitch.tv/northernlion
    https://www.youtube.com/Northernlion
    https://www.Twitch.tv/DanGheesling
    https://www.YouTube.com/DanGheesling
    https://www.Linktr.ee/DanGheesling

    • 1 hr 22 min

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