The Gaming Outsider Podcast – Episode 098: Is Mobile Gaming Legit?

This week on The Gaming Outsider we welcome a big fan of the show, Christian Nieves, to hop on and talk all about the latest gaming news, what we’ve been playing and our community topic centered around how we feel about mobile gaming and the folks who primarily game on a smartphone. Scott talks about finally popping in Overwatch and how he feels about it. Josh jumps into Yoshi’s Woolly World while Christian tells us about jumping into Hotline Miami for the first time. News this week includes the big news surrounding the Nintendo NX and two new remasters coming to current gen consoles. Head on over to your podcasting platform of choice to grab the episode now, or listen to it directly below. We had some audio hitches in this episode so please excuse a few moments of skipping dialog. Thanks and enjoy the show!

Discussed on this episode of The Gaming Outsider Podcast:

(0:00 – 12:21) Welcome/Introduction

(12:22 – 33:07) News/Trailers

(33:08 – 43:17) What has CHRISIAN been playing? (“Overwatch” [PC], “Hotline Miami 1 & 2” [PC], “League of Legends [PC])

(43:18 – 46:20) What has SCOTT been playing? [“Song of the Deep” [PS4\)

(46:21 – 51:10) What has JOSH been playing? (“Yoshi’s Wooly World” [Wii U])

(51:11 – 1:17:28) From the Outside In Topic: “Mobile Gaming”

(1:17:29– 1:19:07) 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.