The Gaming Outsider Podcast – Episode 109: Interview With Voice Actress Cissy Jones

The crew at The Gaming Outsider is super excited to introduce a very special guest this week. Voice actress Cissy Jones, who’s lent her voice to such games as Firewatch, Life is Strange and Telltale’s The Walking Dead, has joined us to discuss what it’s like to be a voice actor in the industry. Also, community member Kyle Cassaro hops on the show to discuss the latest gaming news with us, including Palmer Luckey getting busted being a nasty person along with Ubisoft’s Michel Ansel teasing some Beyond Good & Evil 2 information. Games we’ve been playing this week are ReCore, Overwatch and Batman: A Telltale Series Episode 2. Our community topic centers around some of the worst games we’ve ever played. Grab the episode now via iTunes, Stitcher, TuneIn and Google Play Music. You can also listen directly below. Thanks and enjoy the show!

Show Notes:

(0:00 – 11:28) Welcome/Introduction

(11:29 – 25:38) News/Trailers

(25:39 – 31:05) What has KYLE been playing? (“Resident Evil 4” [PS4], “Overwatch” [PS4])

(31:06 – 35:04) What has SCOTT been playing? (“Telltale’s Batman” Episode 2 – Children of Arkham [Xbox One]

(35:05 – 43:34) What has JOSH been playing? (“Recore” [PC/Xbox One], retro gaming. “Forza Horizon 3” [Xbox One demo])

(43:35 – 1:09:10) Community Topic – “Bad Games/Ones That Aren’t For Us”

(1:09:11– 1:30:44) Interview with voice actress Cissy Jones

(1:30:45– 1:32:39) 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.