T-K Spotlight is an on-going series that showcases phenomenal individuals who have done a lot for the gaming industry and how they have helped many people in & out of the gaming community through their craft.
T-K Spotlight Ep. 27 Jesse Cox (Content Creators and Online Culture)
On this episode of T-K Spotlight, Senior Editor Jakejames Lugo chats about YouTube and content creation with the one and only Jesse Cox. The two of them get into deep discussion about online culture, interacting with fans and various communities, as well as how being on the internet creating content has changed over the years.PLUS: Jakejames and Jesse talk a bit about Cox Con, the Co Optional podcast, and his new game Monster Prom! It’s a fun interview with a lot of great info that everybody will not want to miss. Check it out and share the show with everyone!
T-K Spotlight Ep. 26 - HungryBox Juan DeBiedma (Smash Bros World Champion)
In this episode of TK Spotlight, Senior Editor Jakejames Lugo sits down with the #1 ranked Super Smash Brothers player in the world, Juan DeBiedma. Better known in the Smash Community as Hungrybox, Juan has achieved success winning many tournaments with Super Smash Bros Melee, including some of the biggest competitions in the world.
Jakejames and Juan chat about the road to that level of success, what all pro gamers need to think about at some point in their career, and what big things will come next for Super Smash Bros competition. Hungrybox and Jakejames also chat about his new partnership with EON Gaming, and what it could mean for the future of Melee and other gaming communities. If you love Super Smash Bros, or the competitive scene, then this is one interview you cannot miss out on!
T-K Spotlight Ep. 25 - Jemmillion (Co-Founder of Combo Queens)
On this episode of TK Spotlight, Senior Editor Jakejames Lugo chats with the co-founder of Combo Queens Emily Ginnona, known online as Jemmillion. The two of them talk about helping the fighting game community be a fun place for women, as well as the competitive scene. Jakejames also discusses with Jemmillion about the challenges one faces being a women within the fighting game scene, and what can be done to help better the greater community for all people. If you’re passionate about fighting games, then this is one interview you don’t want to miss out on!
T-K Spotlight Ep. 24 - Jared Petty (IGN, Kinda Funny, Hop Blip and A Jump)
On this episode of TK Spotlight, Senior Editor Jakejames Lugo chats with THE REVEREND himself, Jared Petty from Kinda Funny, IGN, and Hop Blip & A Jump. During the show, Jakejames and Jared talk in-depth about the many trials one goes through trying to make it all work being part of the gaming media, coming together with close friends to work at Kinda Funny Games, as well as what it takes to leap into launching a Patreon like Hop Blip & A Jump. Jared also gives some interesting food for thought about turning an idea & dream of making content amazing for others into something even greater. Jakejames also asks Jared about some of the lesser known times and stories about working at IGN, making guides on the IGN wikis, and what it was like in the trenches of the IGN War Room during big shows like E3. If you love gaming content and amazing personalities in video games, then this is the episode you can’t miss!
T-K Spotlight Ep. 23 - ReviewTechUSA (Richard Masucci - YouTube Commentator)
On this episode of T-K Spotlight, we have a very special guest from the realm of YouTube. Senior Editor Jakejames Lugo brings on Richard Masucci to the show, who is better known online as Rich from ReviewTechUSA on YouTube. During their chat, the two of them discuss running a large channel on YouTube and what it takes to reach that point and maintain it. Jakejames also sees what Rich thinks about some of the crazier events that have happened on YouTube since the start of 2018. PLUS: Jakejames and Rich talk about the gaming media and its relationship with content creators, as well as why the Nintendo Switch is such a big success for Nintendo. If you’re a ReviewTechUSA fan or someone that loves gaming personalities collide, then this is the episode for you. Check out the full discussion and share it around with everyone!
T-K Spotlight Ep. 22 - MundaneMatt (YouTube Commentator Creator)
On this episode of TK Spotlight, Senior Editor Jakejames Lugo talks with YouTube commentator and content creator Matt Jarbo, better known online as MundaneMatt. Both Jakejames and Matt talk about the current state of YouTube in 2018 and if the platform will get any better despite all of the crazy news to happen since the start of the year. Matt also talks about his views on gaming and talks with Jakejames about the games media and its relationship with new media content creators. Its a podcast with lots of great discussion that everyone in gaming and on YouTube will not want to miss out on!
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Very insightful interviews about the industry
These interviews have been nothing short of spectacular. Very informative in regards to industry discussions and I look forward to hearing more thoughts from other guests on future shows.