Episodes

Episode 151 – Activision Blizzard and Gavin Newsom, QuakeCon and E3 with Jessica Fly/Shandrak

Jessica joins us on the podcast this week. Together we explore Owlchemy labs, and their latest title: Cosmonious High. Plus, we take a look into the world of QA work with Paul and Jessica. Then, we get into the nitty gritty with Activision Blizzard and an alleged involvement with Gavin Newsom. Plus, QuakeCon says it’s completely online this year. Is this the new norm?

Find Jessica on Twitter: https://twitter.com/shandrak
Check out Owlchemy Labs on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OwlchemyLabs
Check out Cosmonious High on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CosmoniousHigh
Find Paul on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PaulsRockinTwit / https://twitter.com/paulsworkintwit
Logo by Corgian of DogHouse Esports: https://twitter.com/doghousecorgian
Intro music by Riki: https://twitter.com/DOG_NOISE
Website: www.wkcooldown.com
Twitter: @Kamijacegaming / @WkCooldown
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheWeeklyCooldown/
Question? Comment? Concern? Want to tell me how great I am? Email me! – Kamijacegaming@gmail.com
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Episode 151? – April Fools

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Episode 150 – New Twitch Reporting, Netflix Gaming and a Discussion on Delayed Games with Brian Gray

Brian Gray comes on the show this week to discuss TTRPGs, Fortnite going build-less, Rivals of Waterdeep and Into the Motherlands. Plus, we take a quick dive into Twitch’s new rules on reporting systems and appeals. Plus, Netflix is starting to make moves on it’s games. How might this change the gaming landscape? Also, we talk about some fun Q2 releases and our ideas around “delayed games”.

Find Brian Gray on Twitter: https://twitter.com/urbanbohemiant

Check out Rivals of Waterdeep: https://twitter.com/RivalsWaterdeep / https://www.twitch.tv/rivalsofwaterdeep

Find Paul on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PaulsRockinTwit / https://twitter.com/paulsworkintwit

Logo by Corgian of DogHouse Esports: https://twitter.com/doghousecorgian

Intro music by Riki: https://twitter.com/DOG_NOISE

Website: www.wkcooldown.com

Twitter: @Kamijacegaming / @WkCooldown

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheWeeklyCooldown/

Question? Comment? Concern? Want to tell me how great I am? Email me! – Kamijacegaming@gmail.com

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Episode 149 – EA & E3, Twitch & Hate Raids, Sakurai & A new project with Izzy (z_myst)

Izzy drops by to talk about TTRPGs, Pod Against the Machine and Friends who Roll Dice. Plus, we shoutout some awesome women creators!! Also, we chat about the changing landscape without E3’s potential participation, or without EA participating! And, Twitch reissues their statement about taking legal action against hate raids. And Sakurai… is back!?

Find Izzy on Twitter: https://twitter.com/z_myst

Check out Pod Against The Machine: https://twitter.com/PodVsMachine

Logo by Corgian of DogHouse Esports: https://twitter.com/doghousecorgian

Intro music by Riki: https://twitter.com/DOG_NOISE

Website: www.wkcooldown.com

Twitter: @Kamijacegaming / @WkCooldown

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheWeeklyCooldown/

Question? Comment? Concern? Want to tell me how great I am? Email me! – Kamijacegaming@gmail.com

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Episode 148 – Virtus.pro Suspension, Overwatch 2, Glover Returns with Navaar from Secret Nerd Podcast!

Navaar from Secret Nerd Podcast drops in to discuss TTRPGs, the importance of diversity, and the complexity of sharing stories. Plus, what it means to be a “Secret Nerd”. Then! We talk about the Russian esports team, Virtus.pro’s suspension and their response, Overwatch 2’s nearing Closed Beta and the return of Glover! Plus so much more! Also, Paul is back!

Find Navaar and Secret Nerd Podcast on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SecretNrdSocial

Find Secret Nerd Podcast at its website: https://secretnerdpodcast.wordpress.com/

Check out The Last Detective: https://navaarsnp.itch.io/the-last-detective

Find Paul on Twitter(s): https://twitter.com/PaulsRockinTwit / https://twitter.com/PaulsWorkinTwit

Logo by Corgian of DogHouse Esports: https://twitter.com/doghousecorgian

Intro music by Riki: https://twitter.com/DOG_NOISE

Website: www.wkcooldown.com

Twitter: @Kamijacegaming / @WkCooldown

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheWeeklyCooldown/

Question? Comment? Concern? Want to tell me how great I am? Email me! – Kamijacegaming@gmail.com

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Episode 147 – Black Podcasting and Representation with CJ and Oleander from Blerd of Mouth

Two out of three of the Blerd of Mouth podcasters drop by to talk about entering and navigating the podcasting space. Plus, representation. Good examples, bad examples, and how not to make a bad example. Also Power Rangers 2017.

Find CJ on Twitter: https://twitter.com/scholastic_drag

Find Oleander on Twitter (or Tumblr/TikTok): https://twitter.com/StrayNerdBoy

Find them both at: https://twitter.com/BlerdofMouthPod

Or: https://anchor.fm/blerd-of-mouth-podcast

Check out CJ’s games on itch: https://scholasticdragon.itch.io/

Logo by Corgian of DogHouse Esports: https://twitter.com/doghousecorgian

Intro music by Riki: https://twitter.com/DOG_NOISE

Website: www.wkcooldown.com

Twitter: @Kamijacegaming / @WkCooldown

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheWeeklyCooldown/

Question? Comment? Concern? Want to tell me how great I am? Email me! – Kamijacegaming@gmail.com

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Episode 146 – Black while TTRPGing with Lexi (BlackGirlMage) and Tavon Gatling!

Lexi and Tavon join the show this week to discuss TTRPGs! Our favorites, our firsts, and our stories. Plus, we discuss what it is like to be Black in the TTRPG space, how we can do better for one another and ourselves, and where to find MORE GREAT TTRPG players, games, and everything else. Also a quick discussion on zodiacs.

Find Lexi on Twitter:
Check out Lexi’s game No Bump in the Night: https://blackgirlmage.itch.io/no-bump-in-the-night

Find Tavon on Twitter:
Check out Tavon’s serialized Starforged Actual Play and other things he does: https://www.gatling.xyz/

Logo by Corgian of DogHouse Esports: https://twitter.com/doghousecorgian

Intro music by Riki: https://twitter.com/DOG_NOISE

Website: www.wkcooldown.com

Twitter: @Kamijacegaming / @WkCooldown

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheWeeklyCooldown/

Question? Comment? Concern? Want to tell me how great I am? Email me! – Kamijacegaming@gmail.com

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Episode 145 – Creating and Developing while Black with Moe Poplar / Ashyfeet

Moe drops in to drop some knowledge. We talk and share about everything from where to find good ribs in LA, to what it feels like to navigate traditionally un-Black spaces. Plus, what to do about creating and developing while Black? How to navigate the feelings of creating for Black audiences, and what White and other PoC can do to help.

Find Moe on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Ashyfeet1

Check out Moe’s website and games: https://ashyfeet.com/

Play Shibuyan Knights for free on itch.io: https://ashyfeet.itch.io/shibuyan-knights-qs

Logo by Corgian of DogHouse Esports: https://twitter.com/doghousecorgian

Intro music by Riki: https://twitter.com/DOG_NOISE

Website: www.wkcooldown.com

Twitter: @Kamijacegaming / @WkCooldown

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheWeeklyCooldown/

Question? Comment? Concern? Want to tell me how great I am? Email me! – Kamijacegaming@gmail.com

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Episode 144 – Black Gaming Spaces with Willy and Berrod

Willy and Berrod stop into the podcast for the First Black History Month episode. Together we discuss navigating Black gaming spaces, creating them, and what it means to feel like an “outsider” in those spaces, and how we can all do better in creating and moving through those spaces.

Find Willy on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OneSoloPlayer

Find Berrod on Twitter: https://twitter.com/judestraume
Or, for some adult art (NSFW. NO KIDS YALL): https://twitter.com/Berryscrawls

Logo by Corgian of DogHouse Esports: https://twitter.com/doghousecorgian

Intro music by Riki: https://twitter.com/DOG_NOISE

Website: www.wkcooldown.com

Twitter: @Kamijacegaming / @WkCooldown

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheWeeklyCooldown/

Question? Comment? Concern? Want to tell me how great I am? Email me! – Kamijacegaming@gmail.com

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Episode 143 – Microsoft buys ActivisionBlizzard with Walt Braley (Yes, again!)

Walt Braley is back for a double feature! We discuss briefly why speedrunners, Dark Souls-like games and others make us envious. Plus, a deep dive into why we think Microsoft buying ActivisionBlizzard is a massive deal.

Find Walt on Twitter: https://twitter.com/WaltBraley

Check out the excellent comedy over on Robot Butt: https://www.robotbutt.com/

Logo by Corgian of DogHouse Esports: https://twitter.com/doghousecorgian

Intro music by Riki: https://twitter.com/DOG_NOISE

Website: www.wkcooldown.com

Twitter: @Kamijacegaming / @WkCooldown

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheWeeklyCooldown/

Question? Comment? Concern? Want to tell me how great I am? Email me! – Kamijacegaming@gmail.com

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