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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.

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    Game Awards Nominations / Kevin Forsstrom (HyperX Esports Arena)

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2021 39:33

    Lukas and Ryan discuss The Game Awards nominations and Spider-Man's underwhelming debut in Marvel's Avengers. The guys also chat with Kevin Forsstrom, the Esports Manager at the HyperX Esports Arena! Twitter Kevin Forsstrom: https://twitter.com/KevinForsstrom HyperX Esports Arena: https://twitter.com/HyperXEALV LAN Parties: https://www.twitter.com/lanpartiespod Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7L6QrhjnFAbBxYiXBSPPuA Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Xbox 20th Anniversary / Josh Covel - Still Loading Podcast

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2021 73:47

    In this episode, Lukas and Ryan chit chat with the host of Still Loading Podcast Josh Covel. We learn about how Josh got into podcasting, his love for the history of video games and his 200th episode celebration! Plus Xbox's 20th anniversary celebration, Halo Infinite multiplayer drops and Outriders' future is looking brighter! Still Loading Podcast: Twitter - https://twitter.com/StillLoadingPod Website: https://www.stillloadingpodcast.com/ Links: https://linktr.ee/StillLoadingPod LAN Parties: Twitter - https://www.twitter.com/lanpartiespod YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7L6QrhjnFAbBxYiXBSPPuA Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Metal Gear Solid / actress Valerie Rose Lohman

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 10, 2021 61:52

    Lukas and Ryan talk about Metal Gear Solid's archival footage issues and Forza's accessibility features. The guys also talk to actress Valerie Rose Lohman, the voice of Edith in What Remains of Edith Finch and Jess in Wolfenstein: Youngblood! Valerie Rose Lohman: https://twitter.com/ValerieLohman LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPod Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Ubisoft / Deathloop composer Tom Salta

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 3, 2021 57:44

    Lukas and Ryan talk about Ubisoft developing blockchain and NFT games. The guys also chat with Deathloop composer Tom Salta! If you're interested in either of Tom's Masterclass series, you can get a discount by using the codes lanparties-DLE and lanparties-GME! Tom Salta: https://twitter.com/TomSalta Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Review

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 1, 2021 13:43

    In this special episode, Lukas and Ryan play and discuss the good and the bad of Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy. Spoiler alert...there isn't much bad to talk about! Square Enix and Eidos-Montreal have produced what may be one of 2021's game of the year! Youtube Video Review: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p6TE6FFhpAc LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/lanpartiespod Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Halo Infinite Campaign / Dave Thompson - Asteroid Arena

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 27, 2021 72:07

    In episode 93, Lukas and Ryan sit down with Dave Thomposn, CEO of Changing Vegas and developer of Asteroid Arena. We talk about Dave's inspirtation for the game and how he would like to see it become the official esport of Las Vegas! Plus we got an overview of Halo Inifinite's campaign and party at EDC in Roblox! Changing Vegas: http://changingvegasstudios.com/ - Twitter: https://twitter.com/ChangingVegas Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7L6QrhjnFAbBxYiXBSPPuA Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Nintendo online / Mary Gushie

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2021 57:02

    Lukas and Ryan talk about Nintendo's online expansion price and Elden Ring's (slight) delay. The guys talk to journalist Mary Gushie about her work and becoming an advocate for women and representation in the gaming industry! Mary Gushie: https://twitter.com/girlfromcanada LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPod Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Twitch Leak / Katy Bentz Returns

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2021 46:39

    In episode 91, We missed Lukas, but Katy Bentz returns to LAN Parties to talk about her reprisal of Steph Gingrich in Life is Strange: True Colors and Life is Strange Wavelengths, the Steph centric DLC. Plus, Twitch gets hacked and New World server transfers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Sony acquires Bluepoint / Death's Gambit: Afterlife Interview

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2021 49:31

    Ryan and Lukas talk about Sony acquiring Bluepoint and Super Smash Bros.! The guys also interview Alex Kubodera and Jean Canellas of White Rabbit, the studio behind Death's Gambit: Afterlife! Death's Gambit: https://twitter.com/Deaths_Gambit Jean Cannella: https://twitter.com/JeanCanellas Alex Kubodera: https://twitter.com/keikube LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPod Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Nintendo Direct / Tara Mustapha - Code Coven

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 29, 2021 76:10

    In Episode 89, Lukas and Ryan sit down with the CEO/Founder of Code Coven Tara Mustapha to talk about the amazing courses, mentorship and hands on learning for marginalized women in the gaming industry. Plus we see what's on the horizon for Nintendo, we talk about In Sound Mind, which dropped on September 28 and Diablo 2 Resurrection. Code Coven: https://codecoven.co/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/code_coven LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/lanpartiespod Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Death Loop / Balancing work and podcasting

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 22, 2021 46:19

    Ryan and Lukas chat about Death Loop, Kena: Bridge of Spirits and a stacked October. The guys also talk about the challenges of balancing work, life and podcasting. LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPod Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Epic V. Apple / Louise Blain

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 15, 2021 60:07

    In episode 87, Lukas and Ryan sit down to talk games, music and horror with video game journalist and podcaster Louise Blain. Plus we finally get a verdict on the Epic versus Apple lawsuit and discuss our favorite moments from the Sony Showcase! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Sony's Horizon mishap / PlayStation Showcase

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 8, 2021 56:30

    Lukas and Ryan chat about Sony's handling of its recent Horizon: Forbidden West announcement, the upcoming PlayStation Showcase, Roblox, streaming and ... the Matrix?! LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPod Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Halo Infinite Release Date / Sora Kai

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 1, 2021 58:24

    In episode 85, Lukas and Ryan sit down with Twitch Streamer and one-handed gamer, Sora Kai! Sora talks about building his community on YouTube and Twitch, tools he uses to game and much more! Plus Halo Infinite finally gets a release date and the makers of XCOM / XCOM 2 are making a Marvel Game! Sora Kai: Twitch: https://twitch.tv/sora_kai / YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCszK0tQfBG_G81kY-KOP59g / Discord: https://discord.com/invite/t9zHTDB Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Destiny 2 / Listener questions!

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 25, 2021 62:43

    Lukas and Ryan talk about the latest Destiny 2 announcements, Outriders and Halo Infinite. The guys also answer YOUR questions, including their favorite (and least favorite) interviews, life lessons from podcasting and more! LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPod Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Free Guy / Composer Jakob Eisenbach

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 18, 2021 55:00

    Lukas and Ryan talk about Ryan's newborn, Free Guy and Monster Hunter: Legends of the Guild. The guys also chat with composer Jakob Eisenbach. Jakob created the music for Tikal: Night of the Blood Moon, a unique and fully immersive virtual reality experience! You can experience it at Area15 in Las Vegas! LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPod Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Zack Hartzman / Hey Listen Games

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 11, 2021 53:58

    On this week's episode, Lukas chats with fellow The Game Awards Future Class member Zack Hartzman. Zack is the founder of Hey Listen Games and is a teacher who uses video games as part of his curriculum. Zack Hartzman: https://twitter.com/HeyListenGames_ LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPod Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Horizon Forbidden West Delayed / Gareth Coker

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 4, 2021 101:23

    In this episode, Lukas and Ryan sit down with Composer Gareth Coker to talk about his work creating the music behind the Ori series, Immortals Fenyx Rising and Halo Infinite! Gareth schools the guys on his process and discussed how he created the epic music! Plus Horizon Forbidden West is officially delayed and Ariana Grande takes the Fortnite stage. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Blizzard Fallout / Quantum Error

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 28, 2021 57:41

    Lukas and Ryan talk about the recent news about Blizzard. The guys also chat with Micah and Noah from TeamKill Media about the upcoming cosmic horror game, Quantum Error! Quantum Error: https://twitter.com/Quantum_Error LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPod Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Valve Steam Deck

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 21, 2021 55:39

    In episode 79, Lukas and Ryan break down Valve's new portable console, the "Steam Deck" along with Storm Rush Gaming throwing another charity stream event this weekend! Plus the guys answer your questions and talk about what they've learned from the various guests on thes how. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Super Mario 64 sells for how much?! / Our favorite games of the year so far

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 14, 2021 50:50

    Lukas and Ryan talk about Super Mario 64 selling for more than $1 million and share their favorite games of the year so far. The guys also talk about what games they are looking forward to the most the rest of the year. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    NIntendo OLED / Dan Salvato - DDLC+

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 7, 2021 57:38

    Lukas and Ryan sit down with the creator of Doki Doki Club, Dan Salvato, to talk about the recent release of DDLC+ for consoles, opening up the audience that can now play the game! Also, Nintendo drops the Nintendo OLED trailer and Kojima in the talks with Xbox to develop a new game! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

    Norsfell CEO and Creative Director Julian Maroda / Tribes of Midgard

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2021 59:38

    In this week's episode, Lukas is joined by Norsfell CEO and Creative Director Julian Maroda! The guys talk about Norsfell's upcoming game, Tribes of Midgard. Gamers got a look at the game during Summer Game Fest and E3! Find out what sets this game apart! Tribes of Midgard: https://twitter.com/tribesofmidgard Norsfell: https://twitter.com/norsfell LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPod Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447

    Nintendo's E3 presentation / Beloved Ulinwa (Five Force Fighters)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2021 45:43

    Lukas and Ryan talk about Nintendo's E3 presentation. The guys also chat with Kaizen Creed's Beloved Ulinwa about their upcoming game, 5 Force Fighters! Beloved Ulinwa: https://twitter.com/kaizen_creed LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/lanpartiespod Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447

    E3 2021 / Miro Straka

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 16, 2021 44:02

    In this episode Lukas and Ryan talk about all the spicy announcements from E3 and sit down with Loot River creator Miro Straka to discuss his new game and why it stands out from the pack! Loot River: https://store.steampowered.com/app/1494260/Loot_River/ LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/lanpartiespod Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447

    E3 Preview / Xalavier Nelson Jr.

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 9, 2021 48:31

    In this week's episode, Lukas and Ryan talk about God of War and E3! The guys also talk with Xalavier Nelson Jr. about "An Airport for Aliens Currently Run By Dogs," "El Paso Elsewhere" and more! Xalavier: https://twitter.com/WritNelson LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPod Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen Ryan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447

    Summer Gamefest 2021 / Roger Smith

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 2, 2021 61:31

    In this episode, Lukas and Ryan sit down with the Voice of Sonic the Hedgehog Roger Smith. The guys talk about Roger's brief retirement, the upcoming Sonic Games and much more! The guys also talk about whether we'll get Horizon Zero Dawn Forbidden West this year and what to expect in this years Summer Gamefest! LAN Parties: twitter.com/lanpartiespod Lukas Eggen: twitter.com/lukaseggen Ryan Smith: twitter.com/smitty2447 Blue Wire Hustle:http://bwhustle.com/join

    Overwatch / Cissy Jones

    Play Episode Listen Later May 26, 2021 49:25

    On this week's episode, Lukas and Ryan talk about a big change coming to Overwatch and Sony's response to a rumored God of War movie. The guys also talk with Cissy Jones about Firewatch, Call of the Sea and more! Cissy Jones: https://twitter.com/cissyspeaksLAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPodLukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggenRyan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447

    Twitch celebrates GAAD / Inon Zur

    Play Episode Listen Later May 19, 2021 57:22

    In episode 70, Lukas and Ryan sit down with award winning composer Inon Zur to talk about creating the soundtrack for Outriders, the Fallout series and what drives him as a musician.  The guys also discuss the upcoming Global Accessibility Awareness Day streams on Twitch and what Starfield could mean for Microsoft and Bethesda.LAN Parties: twitter.com/lanpartiespodInon Zur: http://www.inonzur.com/Lukas Eggen: twitter.com/lukaseggenRyan Smith: twitter.com/smitty2447

    Mass Effect Legendary Edition / Jennifer Hale

    Play Episode Listen Later May 12, 2021 28:43

    On this week's episode, legendary voice actor Jennifer Hale returns to the show to talk about Mass Effect Legendary Edition and two brand new ventures! Jennifer Hale: https://twitter.com/jhaletweetsLAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPodRyan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen

    Returnal and Pokémon Snap / Jason Schreier

    Play Episode Listen Later May 5, 2021 58:45


    On this week's episode, Lukas and Ryan talk about Returnal and Pokémon Snap. The guys also chat with Bloomberg reporter Jason Schreier about his new book, "Press Reset: Ruin and Recover in the Video Game Industry." Jason Schrier: https://twitter.com/jasonschreierLAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPodLukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggenRyan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447


    Destiny 2 Transmog Fail / Neil Malvone

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 28, 2021 46:49

    In this episode Lukas and Ryan talk about Destiny 2 bringing a transmog system to the game, but there's a catch!  They also discuss their thoughts on Resident Evil 8 and sit down with Neil Malvone, EVP of Partnerships and Chief Esports Officer of Collegiate Sports Management Group to talk about this weekend's Collegiate Esports National Championship.Watch the Collegiate Esports National Championship: Thursday, April  29 at 3pm ET - Sunday,  May 2 6pm ET Twitch.tv/esportsunetworkSunday May 2 Finals:  Esports  Television (ESTV)Collegiate Sports Management Group: https://collegiatesmg.com/Neil Malvone: https://twitter.com/NeilMalvoneLAN Parties: https://twitter.com/lanpartiespodLukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggenRyan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447

    Sony Reverses Course / Brandon Cole

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 21, 2021 70:09


    On this week's episode, Lukas and Ryan discuss Sony's decision to keep the PlayStation Store open on PS3 and Vita and the new Overwatch League season. The guys also chat with blind accessibility advocate and consultant Brandon Cole! Cole played a critical role on bringing accessibility features to The Last of Us Part II.Brandon Cole: https://twitter.com/superblindmanLAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPodLukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggenRyan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447


    The Last of Us Remake / Salvador Villa and Teddy Nguyen

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 14, 2021 56:11

    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.  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. LAN Parties: twitter.com/lanpartiespodDirect Relief: twitter.com/directreliefSalvador Villa: twitter.com/stormrushgamingTeddy Nguyen: https://www.facebook.com/lvypkiwanis/Lukas Eggen: twitter.com/lukaseggenRyan Smith: twitter.com/smitty2447

    Outriders / David Bateson

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 7, 2021 62:13


    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! David Bateson: https://twitter.com/ImDavidBatesonLAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPodRyan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen


    Cyberpunk patch / Mitch Reames

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 31, 2021 55:18


    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! Mitch Reames: https://twitter.com/Mitch_ReamesLAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPodRyan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen


    Sony buys EVO / Austin Wintory

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 24, 2021 66:09

    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.LAN Parties: www.twitter.com/lanpartiespodAustin Wintory:  www.austinwintory.comLukas Eggen: www.twitter.com/lukaseggenRyan Smith: www.twitter.com/smitty2447

    Giacomo Gianniotti / Marvel's Avengers

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 19, 2021 24:58

    In this special bonus episode, Lukas and Ryan chat with Giacomo Gianniotti about playing Hawkeye in Marvel's Avengers! Giacomo Gianniotti: https://twitter.com/GiacomoKGMarvel's Avengers: https://twitter.com/PlayAvengersLAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPodRyan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen

    Bethesda officially joins Xbox / Patrick Gallagher

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 17, 2021 48:39

    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!  Patrick Gallagher: https://twitter.com/PatrickGmanLAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPodRyan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen

    New Nintendo Switch / Predicting what games will be delayed

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 10, 2021 52:39

    On this week's episode, Lukas and Ryan talk about the new Nintendo Switch, League of Legends Wild Rift and International Women's Day. They also predict which games without a concrete release date will be delayed.  TwitterLAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPodRyan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen

    Playstation State of Play / Ray Chase

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 3, 2021 48:33

    In episode 59 Lukas and Ryan are joined by actor and Las Vegas native Ray Chase!  Ray most recently played Noctis in Final Fantasy XV and just announced that he will be playing Nier in the highly anticipated Nier: Replicant.  The guys also discuss their thoughts on Playstation's State of Play, the Pokemon Direct, the death of Anthem and Epic games' big purchase!LAN Parties: twitter.com/lanpartiespodRay Chase: twitter.com/RayChase - Twitch: twitch.tv/loudannoyingLukas Eggen: twitter.com/lukaseggenRyan Smith: twitter.com/smitty2447

    Nintendo Direct / Latinx In Gaming

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 24, 2021 48:03

    Lukas and Ryan are joined by Latinx in Gaming co-founders Cristina Amaya and Elaine Gomez to talk about last week's Nintendo Direct and BlizzCon. We then talk to Cristina and Elaine about how Latinx in Gaming is working to increase diversity in the video games industry. Submit your Blue Wire Hustle application here: http://bwhustle.com/joinLatinx in Gaming: https://twitter.com/LatinosinGamingLAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPodRyan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen

    Nintendo Direct / Stephen Oyoung

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 17, 2021 62:59

    Lukas and Ryan sit down with the actor behind Spiderman's Mr. Negative and Gotham Knights' Red Hood, Stephen Oyoung!  The guys get into is career, talk about some of the impactful characters he's played and ask him about the time he spit on Keanu Reeves!  Plus we've got a Nintendo Direct today that we're sure will bring some exciting announcements! Stephen Oyoung: https://twitter.com/MrStephenOyoungLAN Parties: https://twitter.com/lanpartiespodLukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggenRyan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447

    Little Nightmares 2 / Mitch Dyer

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 10, 2021 49:23

    On this week's episode of LAN Parties, the guys talk about Little Nightmares 2 and interview games writer Mitch Dyer about Star Wars and the upcoming game Gotham Knights! TwitterMitch Dyer: https://twitter.com/MitchyDLAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPodRyan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggen 

    Dave Mervik / Gamestop Debacle

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 3, 2021 57:41

    In episode 55,  Lukas and Ryan sit down with the lead narrator designer, Dave Mervik for Little Nightmares 2 and talk about crafting that beautiful world!  Plus, Game Stop and other stocks going nuts, Stadia studios shutting down and more!Lan Parties:  twitter.com/lanpartiespodLeave us a voicemail and possibly be heard on show: https://www.speakpipe.com/LANPartiesLittle Nightmares 2: https://en.bandainamcoent.eu/little-nightmares/little-nightmares-iiLukas Eggen: twitter.com/lukaseggenRyan Smith: twitter.com/smitty2447 - Twitch: twitch.tv/smitty2447 (Adult Stream) 

    Xbox Live price debacle / Mike Bithell

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 27, 2021 48:49

    In this week's episode, Lukas and Ryan chat with game director and writer Mike Bithell about his games, including Thomas Was Alone, John Wick Hex and The Solitaire Conspiracy! Mike Bithell: www.twitter.com/mikeBithellLAN Parties: www.twitter.com/LANPartiesPodRyan Smith: www.twitter.com/smitty2447Lukas Eggen: www.twitter.com/lukaseggen 

    Roger Clark / New Star Wars Games

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 20, 2021 61:22

    In this episode the guys sit down with the voice of Arthur Morgan, Roger Clark!  Roger takes us into the mind of Arthur, what it was like to work on Red Dead Redemption II for five years and future projects that he's working on!  Lukas and Ryan also talk about the New Star Wars games and what to expect from the Overwatch League this year!Lan Parties: https://twittter.com/lanpartiespodRoger Clark: https://twittter.com/rclark98Lukas Eggen: https://twittter.com/lukaseggenRyan Smith: https://twittter.com/smitty2447

    2021 storylines / Game Informer's Andrew Reiner

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 13, 2021 41:04

    This week, Lukas and Ryan chat with Game Informer's Editor-In-Chief about how gaming journalism has evolved and what storylines we are interesting in seeing this year. Andrew Reiner: https://twitter.com/Andrew_ReinerGame Informer: https://twitter.com/gameinformerLukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggenRyan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPod

    2021 Game Expectations / Aaron L White

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 6, 2021 63:28

    In the first episode of the new year, Lukas and Ryan sit down with Aaron L White, Movie critic and Co-host of Feelin Film Podcast to talk about their expectations for video games in 2021 and to discuss video game movies past, present and future! LAN Parties: twitter.com/lanpartiespodFeelin Film Podcast: feelinfilm.comAaron L White: twitter.com/feelinfilmLukas Eggen: twitter.com/leggenRyan Smith: twitter.com/smitty2447 - twitch.tv/smitty2447Submit your Blue Wire Hustle application here: http://bwhustle.com/join 

    KFC console?! / Lukas and Ryan interview each other!

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 30, 2020 69:43

    Lukas and Ryan talk about KFC's new console, answer a few listener questions and interview each other! The guys also give their predictions for 2021. LAN Parties: https://twitter.com/LANPartiesPodRyan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447Lukas Eggen:  https://twitter.com/lukaseggen

    CyberBug 2077 / Jairo Urcuyo - LV Inferno

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 23, 2020 67:26

    In episode 49 Lukas and Ryan rewind back to their first episode sitting down with the CEO / Founder of the Las Vegas Inferno.  We talk about the shift in esports, Inferno connecting with the community and more!  Also, the guys have to talk about the bumpy launch of Cyberpunk 2077! LAN Parties:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7L6QrhjnFAbBxYiXBSPPuAhttps://twitter.com/LANPartiesPod Las Vegas Inferno:  https://twitter.com/VegasInferno / lvinferno.comJairo "Gilyphix" Urcuyo: https://twitter.com/Gilyphix / twitch.tv/gilyphix Lukas Eggen: https://twitter.com/lukaseggenRyan Smith: https://twitter.com/smitty2447 / https://twitch.tv/smitty2447

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