Category Archives: Podcast

The Gamers Minit

This week Antony and James (ole Captain Black Sheep Thomas) are back behind the mics to discuss the latest batch of Xbox backward compatible and enhanced titles to hit the Xbox One, reports that Call of Duty could be shipping without a single-player campaign, and Video games will be taking over the V&A museum from September.

Also on this week’s podcast the guys chat about their continuing voyages in Sea of Thieves and their first encounter with ‘Karen the Kraken’, James talks about fantastic new game from Devolver Digital, Minit, and Antony Hordes like it’s 2008 and tests out the newly enhanced Gears of War 2.

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Antony’s Countdown to Infinity War List

Video Games exhibition at the V&A

Red Read Redemption graphics comparison

The Master Chief Collection Update

Spidey Swings Into September

We’re back!  After a 3 week break the Lost Spark Podcast is back and this week we introduce another new Spark to the every growing podcast family; Stuart from JustAddPopcorn.

This week Stuart joins Antony to discuss the week’s gaming news including the PSVR price drop, the new games for April via Games with Gold and PS Plus, and Spider-Man finally gets a release date.  So listen in to this week’s Lost Spark Podcast for details of the game, the deluxe edition and those spidey costumes.

Also this week Antony and Stuart deep dive into Hope County, Montana and go hands-on with Far Cry 5 and Antony takes to the Sea of Thieves and enjoys every minutes of his piratey adventures.

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Alex Ross Artwork

Spider-Man Special Edition

Sea of Thieves Controller

Home Tech Gallery

The Moss Anticipated Game of the Year

It’s episode 120 of the Lost Spark Podcast, James and Antony are back on mic duties to talk about to talk about the latest in video games news.

This week the guys chat about Capcom’s announcement that Monster Hunter is the biggest selling game ever, Chucklefish has released details of their next magical game, and EA release a tease about this year’s installment of Battlefield.

Hands-on impressions this week include James dabbling in the world of Pokemon Snap on the N64, Part Time UFO on mobile and Antony goes hands on and head-over-heels in love with Moss, the new PSVR puzzle platformer from Polyarc.

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Stand Up for Drummers Trailer

OSSC Video Converter

Luigi’s Mansion Arcade Love In

It’s Episode 119 of the Lost Spark Podcast and this week it’s the James and Antony show.

Join the guys as they chat about the latest in gaming news including DC Super Heroes invading Rocket League via the latest DC themed DLC.  Nintendo are in trouble with Norway about their refund policies and the biggest news of all, Burnout Paradise Remastered is a thing and it’s coming to Xbox One and PS4 in glorious 4K/60FPS.

Hands on impressions this week include Luigi’s Mansion Arcade, hear two grown men get over excited about their latest find in the arcades! We also go hands on with Monster Hunter on Xbox One and Fe on Nintendo Switch.

Plus, in what could be the ultimate hands on impressions, Antony recalls his time with a Tesla Model X.

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Rocket League’s DC DLC Trailer

Burnout Paradise Remastered Trailer

Games with Gold for March

The Voyage of The Lost Spark

This week on the Lost Spark Podcast Steve and Antony discuss the latest Nintendo news; a launch date for the Switch online services, confirmation of the new animated Mario movie by the studio behind Despicable Me and, if that’s not enough Mario Kart is coming to mobile.

Hands on impressions this week include Oxenfree, Shadow of War, and Antony takes a deep dive into Sea of Thieves.

All of this and we have a breakdown of the latest games coming to PS Plus, some backlash from Microsoft’s Game Pass announcement and much more.

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PS Plus Games for February

The John Master Chief Memorial Episode

It’s episode 117 (One One Seven) of the Lost Spark Podcast; join James, Manny, and Antony as they discuss all the latest gaming news from the past 7 days.  This week we have a confirmed release date for God of War, Anthem unfortunately gets pushed back to 2019, and Ubisoft have released a strange Siri-like app.

Also in the news section we have the rundown of the Games with Gold for February on Xbox One and Xbox 360.

All that and our hands-on impressions this week include Full Metal Furies, the gorgeous Gorogoa, Oxenfree, The Vanishing of Ethan Carter, Sea of Thieves and more.

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Gamasutra

THE DUKE IS BACK!

This week on the Lost Spark Podcast Steve and Antony take to the mics to discuss the latest in the world of gaming.  And this week is a BIG week because THE DUKE IS BACK!!  That’s right, the mammoth controller from the original Xbox days is making a coming back thanks to the creator of the Xbox, Seamus Blackley.

Also in the news this week Eurogamer are reporting that Playground Games, makers of the Forza Hoizion series could be working on the next Fable game. Although a new Fable may be some way off it doesn’t stop the Sparks from getting excited.

In the ‘What We’ve Been Playing’ section Steve is still deep in 1940’s Los Angeles with L.A. Noir on the Switch and Antony has jumped back into Forza Horizon 3 to marvel at the new enhanced  4K patch that has rolled out.  If you thought Forza Horizon 3 was amazing, check out the latest patch not he Xbox One X to see the eye-poppingly gorgeous environments and added detail to the impressive car rooster.

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The DUKE

PS4 Onyx Wireless Controller

New Elite Controller Rumours

Nintendo Direct

Flaming Sheeps and Magical Bunnies

It’s episode 115 of the Lost Spark Podcast and this week Antony and James pull up the mics to talk about the latest gaming news.

In the news this week we have the first details of the new HTC Vive ‘Pro’ fresh from CES 2018, Sony have published the PlayStation 4’s holiday sales figures, and new features and changes to achievements are inbound for Xbox.

Also on the podcast this week James goes hands-on with ‘Albert & Otto’, a Limbo-like atmospheric 2D puzzle platform from ‘K Bros Games’.  Albert & Otto is a story set in 1939 Germany about a boy and his abducted sister’s magical bunny. They embark on a journey to find her, overcoming murderous beasts, lethal puzzles and flaming sheep!!!

All of this and in response to a listener email the Sparks talk about their most anticipated titles for 2018.

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Eurogamer’s most exciting games of 2018

Gamers of the Lost Spark GotY 2017 Extravaganza

As the credits roll on 2017 the Sparks; James, Steve, Antony, and making his Spark debut, Matt run through the highs and lows and what is without a doubt one of the best gaming years in recent history.

So tune in, to not only hear the Sparks top 3 games of 2017 but also the results of these other challenging categories posed to the guys :

  • Honourable Mention
  • Biggest Disappointment
  • Biggest High Point
  • 2018 Prediction

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Cap, Crackle and Pop

It’s episode 112 of the Lost Spark Podcast and this week Antony (@ChessmanUK) is joined by ‘The Gaming Yorkshire Pudding’ Steve (@Ste_Carter91).

On this week’s show Steve and Antony discuss a bunch of gaming news stories include the release of a Super Mario cereal!?!? More woes for both EA with Star Wars Battlefront 2 and Activision with Destiny 2.

Also on this week’s podcast we have a breakdown of the less than impressive bonus games for December on both Games with Gold and PS Plus.

And if that’s not enough Steve and Antony have hands-on impressions of DOOM on the Switch, the full Star Wars Battlefront 2 campaign and, of course Animal Crossing Pocket Camp.

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Avengers Infinity War Trailer

Mega Ran’s Strangers (Full Album on YouTube)