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KeenGamer Podcast Episode 96: Our Favorite Pokémon Games

On the podcast this week, we celebrate the release of Pokémon Shining Pearl and Brilliant Diamond by talking about our favorite games from the franchise. We also talk about all the games we have been playing, like Halo Infinite's multiplaye...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 95 Celebrating Skyrim's 10th Anniversary

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 95: Celebrating Skyrim’s 10th Anniversary

It's hard to believe, but Skyrim just celebrated its tenth anniversary. On the podcast this week, we talk about its impact on ourselves as well as the industry as a whole. We also talk about the games we are playing like WarioWare: Get it T...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 94: The 2021 Games We Are Still Excited to Play Cover

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 94: The 2021 Games We Are Still Excited to Play

The end of the year is approaching quickly, but there are still plenty of games to be excited about. On the podcast this week, we talk about the 2021 games we still can't wait to play. We also discuss all the games we have been playing, inc...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode #93: The Best Games to Play on Halloween Cover

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 93: The Best Games to Play on Halloween

Halloween is here, so we decided to recommend some of our favorite spooky games to play this time of year. Also, on the podcast, We talk about the games we are playing, including Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, Fatal Frame: Maiden of Blac...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 92 Our Favorite Music in Video Games Cover

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 92: Our Favorite Music in Video Games

This week on the podcast, we decided to discuss our favorite music from video games. We also talk about the games we are currently playing, from Kena: Bridge of Spirits to Serious Sam 4. The panel also discusses some of the biggest news sto...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 91 Our Favorite Metroidvania's Cover

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 91: Our Favorite Metroidvania’s

After the highly anticipated release of Metroid Dread last week, we wanted to talk about our favorite games in the Metroidvania genre on the podcast. The panel also talks about the games they are playing, including No More Heroes III, No Ma...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 90: The Need for Remasters and Sequels

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 90: The Need for Remasters and Sequels

The games industry loves making remasters and sequels, but what should be done? This podcast episode dives into what should be made into a remaster or sequel. Also, the host discusses the latest Nintendo Switch, the OLED Model, and a deal b...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 89: Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart Spoilercast

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 89: Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart Spoilercast

The KeenGamer podcast turns to a spoilercast to dive deep into Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart. Listen to how the hosts felt about the story, characters, and gameplay. The two of them will go into their history with the franchise, with one bein...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 88: Hopes for Elden Ring

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 88: Hopes for Elden Ring

Now that the world has a release date for Elden Ring with a little bit more details, it is time to get on a podcast to talk about it. Before getting into FromSoftware's latest game, the hosts talked about the recent news about EA reviving a...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 65 PS5

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 65 – PS5 First Impressions

The PS5 is finally out! Tommus managed to snag one of the coveted pre orders and is giving his first impressions of the humongous console in this week's episode. Spoilers: He loves it! Check out this and much more in episode 65 of the KeenG...

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 51 cover

KeenGamer Podcast Episode 51

Everybody has that one opinion on video games that is somewhat controversial! Well so does the new cast of the KeenGamer podcast. Tune in to see what each member thinks, plus news on Fall Guys, AC: Valhalla, and so much more. Welcome to Epi...

What Video Game Franchises Deserve TV Adaptations? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 49

What Video Game Franchises Deserve TV Adaptations? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 49

On KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 49, Sean, David and Tim talk about the video game series they'd like to see adapted into TV shows. The boys also discuss their impressions of Genshin Impact's Final Closed Beta, NBA 2K21's higher price tag on PlaySt...

Should Next Generation Titles Cost More? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 48

Should Next Generation Titles Cost More? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 48

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 48, Sean, David, and Tim discuss whether or not next generation titles should cost more and the most they would pay for a video game at launch. The boys also talk about Mixer's demise, The Last of Us Part 2's sa...

The Last of Us Part 2 Spoilercast

The Last of Us Part 2 Spoilercast: A KeenGamer Podcast Special

Join KeenGamer writers David Lozada, Tristan Zelden, Anyka Pettigrew, and Tommus Gerwin as they dissect the plot twists, characters, and story beats that make The Last of Us Part 2 one of PlayStation 4's most ambitious exclusives to date. A...

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Our “E3 2020” Favorites – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 46

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 46, David, Sean, and Tim go over their favorite announcements from "E3 2020," which includes Sony's PlayStation 5 showcase, IGN's Summer of Gaming, the PC Gaming Show, and the Guerrilla Collective. The boys also...

Gaming's Moment of Silence - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 45

Gaming’s Moment of Silence – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 45

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 45, Sean, David and Tim discuss the video game industry's response to George Floyd's death, the Black Lives Matter movement, and police brutality. The boys also talk about recent controversy surrounding Activisi...

How Should Internet Comments Be Moderated? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 44

How Should Internet Comments Be Moderated? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 44

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 44, David, Sean and Tim discuss how websites and internet platforms should moderate their comment sections going forward given the proliferation of cyber harassment and government legislation. The boys also go o...

KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 43

What Games Do We Want Saved From Development Hell? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 43

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 43, Sean, David, and Tim discuss the games they'd like to see saved from development hell. The boys also go over their picks for titles that probably won't ever see the light of day. Other topics of conversation...

Is Unreal Engine 5 Next-Gen Enough? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 42

Is Unreal Engine 5 Next-Gen Enough? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 42

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 42, Sean, David and Tim determine whether or not the recent Unreal Engine 5 showcase met their expectations for next-gen consoles. The boys also discuss Ghost of Tsushima, Paper Mario: The Origami King, the retu...

Did Inside Xbox Deliver on Our Next-Gen Expectations? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 41

Did Inside Xbox Deliver on Our Next-Gen Expectations? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 41

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 41, David, Sean and Tim talk about their favorite trailers from last week's Inside Xbox event and determine if it met their expectations for next-gen consoles. The boys also discuss the ongoing controversy surro...

Is Cooperation Among Competitors Good for the Video Game Industry? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 39

Is Cooperation Among Competitors Good for the Video Game Industry? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 40

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 40, David, Sean and Tim determine whether cooperation among competitors is beneficial for the video game industry. The boys also talk about The Last of Us Part 2 and Ghost of Tsushima's new release dates, share ...

Can a Game Be Too Immersive? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 39

Can a Game Be Too Immersive? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 39

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 39, the boys discuss whether or not video games can be too immersive. The guys also talk about their experiences with Dark Souls 3 and Borderlands 3 and examine the far-reaching implications of recent security b...

Is Reselling Ethical? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 38

Is Reselling Ethical? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 38

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 38, Sean, David and Tim discuss whether or not reselling video game hardware is ethical. The boys also talk about their experiences with Animal Crossing: New Horizon's Stalk Market, gush over the freaks in Kakeg...

Do Politics Have a Place in Video Games? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 37

Do Politics Have a Place in Video Games? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 37

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 37, David, Sean and Tim discuss whether or not politics have a place in video games given recent controversy in China. The boys also talk about their experiences with Borderlands 3's Borderlands Science and disc...

What Mario Games Should Nintendo Remaster? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 36

What Mario Games Should Nintendo Remaster? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 36

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 36, David, Sean and Tim determine which Super Mario games Nintendo should remaster in celebration of the franchise's 35th anniversary this year. The boys also talk about their experiences with Animal Crossing: N...

Are Video Games Becoming a Go-To Social Platform? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 35

Are Video Games Becoming a Go-To Social Platform? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 35

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 35, Sean, Tim and David determine whether or not video games are becoming a go-to social platform, especially in the wake of COVID-19. The crew also talks about the Epic Games Store's recent publishing partnersh...

What Failed Game Franchises Should Be Revitalized? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 34

What Failed Game Franchises Should Be Revitalized? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 34

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 34, Sean, David and Tim discuss the failed video game franchises that they believe should be revitalized in 2020. The crew also shares its thoughts on PlayStation 5's specs, the Epic Games Store, Doom Eternal, C...

What Are the Long-Term Effects of the Coronavirus on the Video Game Industry? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 33

What Are the Long-Term Effects of the Coronavirus on the Video Game Industry? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 33

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 33, David and Sean talk about the long-term effects of the coronavirus on the video game industry. Could big budget titles like The Last of Us Part 2 and Cyberpunk 2077 be delayed, even with crunch? Will the lau...

Does Sony Need to Give Us PS5 Information Soon? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 32

Does Sony Need to Give Us PS5 Information? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 32

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 32, David, Tim and Sean discuss whether Sony needs to give fans more information about the PlayStation 5 given its upcoming release date, pressure from the competition and major PlayStation 4 titles on the horiz...

Do Refunds Work in the Digital Space? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 31

Do Refunds Work in the Digital Space? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 31

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 31, Sean, Tim and David ask whether platforms like GOG, Steam and more will ever find the right way to approach refunds for digital goods. The trio also discuss Plague Inc.'s removal from China's storefronts and...

Should Developers Consider Cultural Sensitivities? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 30

Should Developers Consider Cultural Sensitivities? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 30

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 30, Sean, Limarc, Tim and David determine whether or not developers should pay closer attention to cultural sensitivities when making their games. The crew also goes over Activision's decision to subpoena Reddit...

Is E3 Relevant? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 29

Is E3 Relevant? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 29

In the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 29, David, Sean and Tim ask whether E3 - the Electronic Entertainment Expo - is still relevant in 2020. The crew also talks about Cliffy B's recent comments regarding LawBreakers' failure, the PlayStation 5's su...

Should Kickstarter Be Indie Only? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 28

Should Kickstarter Be Indie Only? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 28

On the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 28, Sean, David and Limarc determine whether crowdfunding platform Kickstarter should be used by independent developers only. The crew also discusses Pokemon Home's upcoming launch, Torchlight 3's announcement, ...

Do You Have Rights in the Digital World? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 27

Do You Have Rights in the Digital World? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 27

On the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 27, Sean and David discuss whether or not consumers really have rights in today's digital age. Do video game fans own more than just discs and hardware? The pair also talk about Valve giving away copies of the H...

What Can We Expect in the Next Decade of Gaming? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 26

What Can We Expect in the Next Decade of Gaming? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 26

On the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 26, David, Sean, Limarc and Tim go over their predictions for what they believe may happen during the next decade of gaming. The crew also discusses Byleth joining Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Xbox Series X's lac...

Is the Pokemon Franchise Finally Evolving? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 25

Is the Pokemon Franchise Finally Evolving? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 25

On the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 25, David, Sean, Limarc and Tim determine whether or not the Pokemon franchise is headed in the right direction after last week's Direct. Find out their thoughts on Pokemon Sword and Shield's upcoming expansion,...

How Important is a UI? - KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 24

How Important is a UI? – KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 24

On the KeenGamer Podcast Ep. 24, David, Sean, and Tim discuss the Nintendo Switch's home menu and the importance of a UI in gaming, streaming, and digital media in general. They also go over another WWE 2K20 glitch fiasco, The Witcher 3's r...

What Does the Future Hold for Google Stadia? - Keen Cast Ep. 20

What Does the Future Hold for Google Stadia? – Keen Cast Ep. 20

On Keen Cast Ep. 20, Sean, David, and Tim speculate what the future holds for Google Stadia and if the streaming console will ever be ale to recover from its lackluster launch. We also talk about Kathleen Kennedy's comments regarding the St...

Are Unfinished Games an Epidemic? - Keen Cast Ep. 19

Are Unfinished Games an Epidemic? – Keen Cast Ep. 19

On Keen Cast Ep. 19, Sean, David, and Tim offer their opinions on what publishers and developers should do to stem the tide of unfinished games that have been releasing recently. They also talk about Death Stranding, Disney Plus' shaky debu...

Should We Be Saying #ThankYouGameFreak? - Keen Cast Ep. 18

Should We Be Saying #ThankYouGameFreak? – Keen Cast Ep. 18

On Keen Cast Ep. 18, David, Sean, and Tim talk about the recent Pokemon Sword and Shield Pokedex leaks and determine whether or not they'll be picking up a copy of either game this week. Should fans accept developer Game Freak's decision to...

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