The Gaming Outsider Podcast – Episode 073: Difficulty Levels in Gaming

The Gaming Outsider podcast’s weekly update episode for February 10th, 2016 is now live on your favorite podcasting platform. This week the crew welcomes back Chris Owens to talk about all of the games we’ve been playing this week including The Witness, Back to the Future, Unravel and Rainbow Six: Siege. News this week covers talks of a localized version of Mother 3, Respawn Entertainment confirming a Titanfall 2 campaign, and legacy controller support for Street Fighter V. Our community topic centers around difficulty levels in gaming and which level happens to be our go-to difficulty. Grab the episode now via iTunes, Stitcher or TuneIn (or directly below) and please don’t forget to show us some support by subscribing and giving us a rating. Thanks and enjoy the show!

Discussed on this episode of The Gaming Outsider Podcast:

(0:00 – 3:55) Welcome/Introduction

(3:56 – 8:20) What has our guest (CHRIS OWENS) been playing? (“Back to the Future” from Telltale)

(8:21 – 24:18) What has JOSH been playing? (“Unravel”, “Peggle 2”, “Battlefield: Hardline”)

(24:19 – 40:44) What has ROBBY been playing? (“The Witness”)

(40:45 – 52:38) What has SCOTT been playing? (“Rainbow Six: Siege”, “Amplitude”)


(52:29 – 1:07:39) News/Trailers

(1:07:40 – 1:26:55) From the Outside In “On which level of difficulty do you usually start?”

(1:26:56– 1:29:22) Closing


Josh Faulkner

Josh is a native Ohio-an who grew up in a small town that had very little for kids to do. As a result, Josh picked up video games at a very young age. Video games played a huge part in his childhood and continued to do so in his adult life. Starting out on an Atari 2600 when he was 3 years old, gaming has sort of grown up alongside with Josh and continues to be his biggest hobby. As an IT technician by day, Josh is an aspiring gaming writer by night who founded a few websites including 16 Bit Heroes and Too Busy Gaming, while also dabbling in retro gaming YouTube videos and live streaming events.