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Each episode explores the video games people love and why they love them. Why do we imprint hard on certain games, and how do those games imprint on us? Keith and Jesse chat with celebrities, game developers, industry pros, and some folks you’d never guess are into video games.

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Joining Himalaya+ gets you access to ad-free episodes A DAY EARLY! 

You will also be given access to the member-only community where we'll be answering questions, kicking ass, taking names. You know, as we do.

And the sweet cherry on top is a bonus episode every month! 


Latest Episodes

99: Jade Empire - Brendan Lynch-Salamon (For Real This Time)

EAd-free AvailableOkay, no lies this time. Keith and Jesse sit down with friend of the podcast Brendan Lynch-Salamon to talk about Jade Empire. They actually talk about it this time. No fake outs. Well maybe a small fake out. But we swear they talk about Jade Empire.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

88 MIN6 days ago
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99: Jade Empire - Brendan Lynch-Salamon (For Real This Time)

98: Star Wars Galaxies - Keith Kingbay (Bamboozled)

EAd-free AvailableThey finally tricked him into doing an episode. Keith and Jesse by joined by... Keith! To talk about his favorite game of all time, Star Wars Galaxies. Buckle up for some secrets, some subterfuge, and some spodcasting. Also, Brendan is there!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

94 MIN1 weeks ago
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98: Star Wars Galaxies - Keith Kingbay (Bamboozled)

97: Heroes of Might and Magic III - Maude Garrett (High Fantasy)

EAd-free AvailableWe're diving into the world of fantasy, and we're doing it one faction at a time. Keith and Jesse are joined by Maude Garrett to discuss the hit PC strategy game Heroes of Might and Magic III. It's going to get nerdy in the best way possible.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

108 MIN2 weeks ago
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97: Heroes of Might and Magic III - Maude Garrett (High Fantasy)

96: Half-Life - Keith & Jesse (Third Episode TBD)

EAd-free AvailableTime for a new game. Your weapon is a crowbar, your training is a PhD in theoretical physics, and you are a complete badass. Keith and Jesse get to the bottom of what made Half-Life such a success and why governments are just flat out terrifying.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

80 MIN3 weeks ago
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96: Half-Life - Keith & Jesse (Third Episode TBD)

95: Earthworm Jim 2 - Keith & Jesse (Please Sponsor Us)

EAd-free AvailableGameshows, cows, blind salamanders, and so much more - Keith and Jesse sit down to discuss one of the weirdest and most celebrated Sega Genesis classics, Earthworm Jim 2. Also, the whole thing was video taped, so it got weird fast. Enjoy!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

99 MINSEP 10
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95: Earthworm Jim 2 - Keith & Jesse (Please Sponsor Us)

Secret Level: 8-Bit Jazz Heroes Live!

EAd-free AvailableA special episode of New Player Has Joined?! On a Sunday?! Question marks followed by exclamation points?! We're releasing the audio of the very talented 8-Bit Jazz Heroes set from our last live show. Enjoy some awesome music, and a few big announcements.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

26 MINSEP 9
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Secret Level: 8-Bit Jazz Heroes Live!

94: Keith's Dad - Rick Smith (No, For Real)

EAd-free AvailableKeith and Jesse sit down with Keith's dad, Rick, to talk about what he remembers of gaming history and Keith's childhood. We'd let him tell you more about the episode, but he's busy doing tax returns.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

92 MINSEP 3
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94: Keith's Dad - Rick Smith (No, For Real)

Pong - Gaming History (But Not Boring!)

EAd-free AvailableIt's time for a new kind of episode. Keith and Jesse are diving deep into the history of Pong - a game that many people consider to be the beginning of home consoles. Is the game exciting? Nah, not really. But the story of the game's creation genuinely is!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

104 MINAUG 27
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Pong - Gaming History (But Not Boring!)

92: Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest - Oscar Montoya (I Like This Game)

EAd-free AvailableAll of our besties are here! Keith and Jesse are joined by comedian and friend of the show Oscar Montoya to talk about Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest. And Aristotle's voice might even be heard for a second!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

114 MINAUG 20
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92: Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest - Oscar Montoya (I Like This Game)

91: Road Rash - Keith & Jesse (Mostly Chains)

EAd-free AvailableKeith and Jesse look back on the Sega Genesis classic Road Rash. Will there be some weird music and devastating crashes? Of course there will. And it'll be great.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

85 MINAUG 13
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91: Road Rash - Keith & Jesse (Mostly Chains)

Latest Episodes

99: Jade Empire - Brendan Lynch-Salamon (For Real This Time)

EAd-free AvailableOkay, no lies this time. Keith and Jesse sit down with friend of the podcast Brendan Lynch-Salamon to talk about Jade Empire. They actually talk about it this time. No fake outs. Well maybe a small fake out. But we swear they talk about Jade Empire.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

88 MIN6 days ago
Comments
99: Jade Empire - Brendan Lynch-Salamon (For Real This Time)

98: Star Wars Galaxies - Keith Kingbay (Bamboozled)

EAd-free AvailableThey finally tricked him into doing an episode. Keith and Jesse by joined by... Keith! To talk about his favorite game of all time, Star Wars Galaxies. Buckle up for some secrets, some subterfuge, and some spodcasting. Also, Brendan is there!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

94 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
98: Star Wars Galaxies - Keith Kingbay (Bamboozled)

97: Heroes of Might and Magic III - Maude Garrett (High Fantasy)

EAd-free AvailableWe're diving into the world of fantasy, and we're doing it one faction at a time. Keith and Jesse are joined by Maude Garrett to discuss the hit PC strategy game Heroes of Might and Magic III. It's going to get nerdy in the best way possible.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

108 MIN2 weeks ago
Comments
97: Heroes of Might and Magic III - Maude Garrett (High Fantasy)

96: Half-Life - Keith & Jesse (Third Episode TBD)

EAd-free AvailableTime for a new game. Your weapon is a crowbar, your training is a PhD in theoretical physics, and you are a complete badass. Keith and Jesse get to the bottom of what made Half-Life such a success and why governments are just flat out terrifying.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

80 MIN3 weeks ago
Comments
96: Half-Life - Keith & Jesse (Third Episode TBD)

95: Earthworm Jim 2 - Keith & Jesse (Please Sponsor Us)

EAd-free AvailableGameshows, cows, blind salamanders, and so much more - Keith and Jesse sit down to discuss one of the weirdest and most celebrated Sega Genesis classics, Earthworm Jim 2. Also, the whole thing was video taped, so it got weird fast. Enjoy!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

99 MINSEP 10
Comments
95: Earthworm Jim 2 - Keith & Jesse (Please Sponsor Us)

Secret Level: 8-Bit Jazz Heroes Live!

EAd-free AvailableA special episode of New Player Has Joined?! On a Sunday?! Question marks followed by exclamation points?! We're releasing the audio of the very talented 8-Bit Jazz Heroes set from our last live show. Enjoy some awesome music, and a few big announcements.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

26 MINSEP 9
Comments
Secret Level: 8-Bit Jazz Heroes Live!

94: Keith's Dad - Rick Smith (No, For Real)

EAd-free AvailableKeith and Jesse sit down with Keith's dad, Rick, to talk about what he remembers of gaming history and Keith's childhood. We'd let him tell you more about the episode, but he's busy doing tax returns.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

92 MINSEP 3
Comments
94: Keith's Dad - Rick Smith (No, For Real)

Pong - Gaming History (But Not Boring!)

EAd-free AvailableIt's time for a new kind of episode. Keith and Jesse are diving deep into the history of Pong - a game that many people consider to be the beginning of home consoles. Is the game exciting? Nah, not really. But the story of the game's creation genuinely is!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

104 MINAUG 27
Comments
Pong - Gaming History (But Not Boring!)

92: Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest - Oscar Montoya (I Like This Game)

EAd-free AvailableAll of our besties are here! Keith and Jesse are joined by comedian and friend of the show Oscar Montoya to talk about Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest. And Aristotle's voice might even be heard for a second!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

114 MINAUG 20
Comments
92: Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest - Oscar Montoya (I Like This Game)

91: Road Rash - Keith & Jesse (Mostly Chains)

EAd-free AvailableKeith and Jesse look back on the Sega Genesis classic Road Rash. Will there be some weird music and devastating crashes? Of course there will. And it'll be great.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

85 MINAUG 13
Comments
91: Road Rash - Keith & Jesse (Mostly Chains)