LAN Parties is a weekly podcast from the Las Vegas Review-Journal covering the world of video gaming and esports. Every Wednesday, hosts Lukas Eggen and Ryan Smith zap into your speakers and earbuds with video game challenges, trivia segments, interviews and more.
The Last of Us Remake / Salvador Villa and Teddy Nguyen
In this week's episode, Lukas and Ryan sit down with Salvador Villa, Co-founder of Storm Rush Gaming and Teddy Nguyen, President of the Nevada Esports Education League to talk about their upcoming fundraising stream Vegas Relief, starting on Friday April 16 and ending on Sunday April 18 benefiting Direct Relief. The guys also talk about the recent news of another remake for The Last of Us and get an update about Outriders' servers and changes.
Outriders / David Bateson
On this week's episode, Lukas and Ryan talk about Outriders and IO Interactive's upcoming James Bond game. The guys also chat with David Bateson, the voice of Agent 47 in the Hitman series!
Cyberpunk patch / Mitch Reames
On this week's episode, Lukas and Ryan talk about PlayStation and Xbox offering more free games, and Cyberpunk 2077's latest patch. The guys also chat with Mitch Reames, an esports journalist with Nerd Street Gamers!
Sony buys EVO / Austin Wintory
In episode 62, Lukas and Ryan sit down with Composer Austin Wintory to talk about the process of creating music for video games and how he helped to shape the worlds of Journey and The Pathless. The guys also talk about the recent purchase of EVO and the delay of Gotham Knights.
Giacomo Gianniotti / Marvel's Avengers
In this special bonus episode, Lukas and Ryan chat with Giacomo Gianniotti about playing Hawkeye in Marvel's Avengers!
Bethesda officially joins Xbox / Patrick Gallagher
On this week's episode, Lukas and Ryan talk about Bethesda officially joining team Xbox and Outriders. The guys also chat with Patrick Gallagher (Khotun Khan, Ghost of Tsushima). Patrick was recently nominated for a BAFTA!
I’m a podcaster myself, and the effort and production quality in this podcast is surprising. 10/0 would listen again.
Your one stop shop for game news
If you want to learn about the gaming news? This is the podcast for you! They break down all the game news stories in the world! Fun guests and banter! I highly recommend
Great combination of Interview and Game Talk
I've listened to these guys for a while and always mean to leave a review. Lukas and Ryan work well together in showing their passion for games and also bringing on a guest to talk about a major topic with them as well. It makes for a fun and interesting listen in learning more about gaming and about the person being interviewed too.