Amy Lee called and we had a fantastic conversation! We discussed Evanescence coming to DC on 5/15 for the show at The Anthem, the band getting back to rocking, what she learned from the orchestra and 'Synthesis', making a kid's album and how her son Jack has the coolest life!
Greg Strope joins me for a discussion about 'Tom Clancy's The Division 2'! Hear about restoring order to Washington, D.C., how detailed the city is, four factions you'll have to deal with, multiplayer help on the single player campaign, free DLC, does the story hold up or is it just about shooting and having fun!
Rachel Foster is my guest on "Whatcha Playing" to talk about Kingdom Hearts 3. With a mix of Disney worlds and RPG characters, the game is beautiful on the screen but tough to follow with the story. Rachel tells us about her favorite worlds, what the story is actually about, which gamers KH3 are actually going for.
My man Eliot Lorango is a HUGE Castlevania fan and we had a great chat about the franchise! We discussed memories of the first games on NES, the evolution of the series, 3D vs. 2D gameplay, favorite bosses, why Konami hid the names of the Castlevania developers, the new collection coming on May 16th and we talked about the upcoming summer tour for his band Dorothy!
The one and only Perry Farrell joined me for a fun chat about not getting too crazy over the news, his new Kind Heaven album and its reflection of the world, the development of the Kind Heaven complex in Las Vegas and the proper way to eat ants!
Stephan Jenkins joins me for a great chat on the new It's Mike Jones! We discussed how Third Eye Blind's upcoming Summer Gods 2019 Tour is going to be fully carbon neutral, what 3EB fans can do to help the Earth, finishing up new music and what Stephan should have named the band!
Heather Houpt is this week's guest for Whatcha Playing, an in-depth look at Detroit: Become Human! Heather tells us about how choices in the game effect the whole story, sympathizing with the least likely character, the game's reflection on our current society, DLC / sequel potential!
The Cranberries' Noel Hogan and Fergal Lawler joined me to talk about 'In The End', the band's final album. We discussed Dolores O'Riordan's purpose behind the music, her family's blessing to release the album, listening parties by fans around the world and the possibility of a documentary.
Nobody puts on a show like Muse and they are going strong with the Simulation Theory World Tour. Dominic Howard joins me to talk about what happens with all of their stage props, going 180mph in a race car, working with Microsoft on virtual reality and being one of the world's biggest Queen fans!
Mike Lindenbaum joins our latest episode of Whatcha Playing to talk Soulcalibur 6! We talked about why Soulcalibur has been an enduring fighting franchise, no blood, fighting in 3D environments, favorite characters, finishers and what was missing from this latest game!
DC Comics co-publisher Dan DiDio called to talk about 80 years of Batman! We chatted about the stories in 'Detective Comics #1000' and 'Detective Comics: 80 Years Of Batman', how Dan got into Batman, our favorite covers, how he writes a comic story and our favorite villains!
Rockwell Tufty joins me to talk about Apex Legends on the new Whatcha Playing. In less than 2 months, Apex has become a worldwide gaming phenomenon. We talk about playing for free, how they're making so much money, strategy, the massive battlefield, different characters, cross platform play and how updates will be coming for years!
Matt Shultz joined me to discuss all that's happening with Cage The Elephant! We chatted about the new album 'Social Cues', touring with Beck, how the bad moments get magnified, not working a "real job" and bringing Butoh into the live show!
So much is happening in the world of 311 and P-Nut gave us the scoop on everything! The summer tour with The Dirty Heads, the new album, fun times on the cruise, Enlarged To Show Detail 3, the mustache that isn't allowed at home and impressing your kids, we chatted about all of it.
Marc Lutz is this week's guest on Whatcha Playing to talk about Nintendo's NES and SNES Classic systems. We discussed which games we went for first, people paying top dollar on eBay, titles that have held up well, hacking the systems, which games / hardware details worked and which were missed by Nintendo, could more be coming mini-system wise?
Adam Diaz is my guest this week on "Whatcha Playing" and 'Rome: Total War' is our featured game! We look at the game with the recent release on mobile devices, how it compares to the original PC version, building your civilization, battling other emperors, keeping citizens happy and more!
Demetri Martin is coming to The Warner Theatre! We talked about the shows this weekend, how he won't go political in his comedy, our weird allergies, not being so ambitious on life goals and putting together his Netflix special 'The Overthinker'!
Nate Zuercher from Judah & The Lion talks about the fun of 'Rocket League' on the new "Whatcha Playing" podcast! Car mods, strategies for scoring, arenas, quick matches, we discussed it all about the game! Nate also got into J&TL's new album 'Pep Talks' and what we'll see on the just announced tour!
Nia Jax joined me to talk about WWE Live this weekend at Eaglebank Arena, her quest with Tamina for the Women's Tag Team Championships, Roman Reigns' comeback, plans for Wrestlemania, the shock of Batista's return on RAW and what can cure the pains after battling in the Elimination Chamber!
Tetris 99 is here to dazzle, wow and frustrate the hell out of us! Jason Swoboda joined me on "Whatcha Playing" to talk about this surprise game for Nintendo Online subscribers. If you think you're good at Tetris, battling 98 other people will really test your skills. We break down the madness, strategies and more!