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The News at Game on Girl

Greetings, Gamers! Happy Friday! This is just a quick post to let you know about a few collaborations we've done here at Game on Girl and a change in our podcast posting schedule. First of all, I played some pretty lagtastic Orcs Must Die 2 with the fabulous Nananea! We planned on getting some gaming… Continue reading The News at Game on Girl

Game on Girl Podcast, Podcast, Game Reviews, Play

Episode 50 – Dungeons & Dragons Neverwinter

Tune in this week to hear me and Rhonda discuss our experiences in the Beta for Dungeons and Dragons Neverwinter, a new Free-To-Play MMO from Perfect World Entertainment and Cryptic Studios. We talk about character classes, graphics, and game play. This is Rhonda's first MMO experience so listen to hear her inital impression. We have… Continue reading Episode 50 – Dungeons & Dragons Neverwinter

Game Culture, Community

It’s a Good Time to be a Geek

Yesterday, I gave this to my Valentine: There's been a lot of buzz lately around the internets about how geek women need to prove themselves, spawned by the idea that there are a large number of women faking their interest in geek culture now that it has gained a larger, more mainstream sense of acceptance.… Continue reading It’s a Good Time to be a Geek

Game on Girl Podcast, Podcast, Gender

Episode 49 – Gender Stereotypes at Work

What do an episode of Supernatural, Last Man Standing, and a female EA exec have in common? Listen to this episode to find out! This week marks the one anniversary of the Game on Girl podcast. A huge shout out to all our listeners for their support through our first year. We're looking forward to what year two has to offer… Continue reading Episode 49 – Gender Stereotypes at Work

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Music, Video Games

The Music of Gaming

Gamers, you may want to show your support for your chosen pastime by watching the Grammys this Sunday.  Why?  Because for the first time in history, the composer for a video game has been nominated for a major Grammy (officially, Best Score Soundtrack For Visual Media).  Which game?  PS3’s interactive parable, Journey.  The composer?  Austin Wintory, a… Continue reading The Music of Gaming

Game Culture, Gamers, Play

What Makes Terraria so Awesome (or Friends and Their Virtual Legos)

The summer of 2011 I moved from my long time home of Vancouver, Washington. In the process I left behind several friends who are really like family to me: Regina being one of them; my friend Trevor being another. Trevor and I met within a couple of months of me first moving to Vancouver and we… Continue reading What Makes Terraria so Awesome (or Friends and Their Virtual Legos)

Game on Girl Podcast, Podcast, Gamers, Play

Episode 48 – Nananea: The Skull Ninja

Have we got a show for you this week, dear listeners! Nananea, AKA The Skull Ninja, joins us to talk all things gaming, including Orcs Must Die 2, beating your brother at Mario Brothers, and the joys and heartaches of playing an MMO. If you don't follow Nananea on Twitter, you really should. Trust me. She is… Continue reading Episode 48 – Nananea: The Skull Ninja

Game on Girl Podcast, Game Culture, TV, Podcast, Play

Episode 47 – The Denouement: The Guild S6

Hopefully, you all love The Guild as much as we do. In the course of the show, we've talked about individual episodes, scenes, and many of the characters. WARNING: In this episode we talk in detail about all of season 6 but specifically about the last episode. The Guild, Everyone's Happy Except Vork This week,… Continue reading Episode 47 – The Denouement: The Guild S6

Game on Girl Podcast, TV, Podcast

Episode 46 – BBT: The Bakersfield Expedition

This week in Pop Culture, we talk about a recent episode of The Big Bang Theory where we see Penny, Bernadette, and Amy dive further into geek culture, exploring the comic books the guys so love. Meanwhile, The Bakersfield Expedition follows the guys as they head to a local Comicon in full Star Trek: The… Continue reading Episode 46 – BBT: The Bakersfield Expedition