Left Trigger Right Trigger
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Left Trigger Right Trigger is a podcast that is 100% not for children. Join us twice a month as we convene the 'video game book club.' Each episode is structured around a topic: anything from 'Trust' to 'Robots' to 'Body Parts'. Listen in as your hosts each bring a game to the table that they think exemplifies that topic in some way. Give us a shot, won't you?
||ExplicitCartoons||That magical time of year is upon us again: Double-O August returns, bringing with it a whole bunch of topics to delight and confuse. This is the month in which your hosts refuse to talk about anything that doesn't contain a double-o, so we hope you...||8/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitBeta||In celebration of No Man's Sky's final launch out of its Beta phase and into the full fledged game it was meant to be, your hosts at LTRT have put together this show on the subject of "Beta." While thee inventory management simulator NMS has finally...||7/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPets||Toniiiiiight. We are Pets. So let's fill the bowl with kibble, or we can all nibble, on some boooones. "Pets" is the topic in this episode, which is appropriate since they needed to spray Colin with a water bottle in this one. Tune in as Greg recounts..||7/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitVacation||Vacation: all you ever wanted? Vacation, *had* to get away? These are the big questions we ask on this episode of LTRT. Vacation Dave takes everyone on a pleasure cruise through this relaxed, Island Time centered episode. Grab your drink and feel that..||7/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSecond Annual Father's Day Dadstravaganza: Dadliest Catch||Dads... What are they? Who are they? How did they come to be? These questions and more tickle your ears as your hosts plumb the depths of Dadhood, Fatherhood, and Daddyhood. Join us for the Second Annual Left Trigger Right Trigger Father's Day...||6/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitE3 2018||Well it's the Big Show (oh) it's the Big Bad Show tonight. Er, not tonight specifically, but maybe just on this episode? E3 2018 looms over us like so many giant, muscular wrestlers, ready to slap us in the chest in a hard, loud, and frankly...||6/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitMMO||Don your best raid gear, fill up that cup of mountain dew, and cancel your plans because it's time for LTRT's MMO episode. In honor of MMOrial Day, your hosts have gathered to see just how many times they can raid wipe before they finally get sick of...||5/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitCustomization||This episode is just what you've been looking for: a hand-crafted, artisanal, small-batch podcast containing locally sourced hosts and ethically harvested jokes. Enjoy your fully personalized auditory experience as the boys cover the wide-ranging...||5/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPeripherals||Dear listeners, it's time to start plugging things in! Get out yer old Guitar Hero controller. Fire up the GunCon. Bust out that Wonderbook. "Peripherals" are the topic of this episode. Dave discusses the worst massage he's ever had. Greg talks about...||4/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitTension||Those aching muscles. That throbbing headache. Only one thing can soothe the tension built up after a long week: the latest episode of Left Trigger Right Trigger. Take four doses of your (surprisingly chill) hosts and their bad jokes. You'll feel the...||4/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitInvestigations||This is it, gumshoe! Today's topic is "Investigations" and wouldn't ya know, your hosts get all up in your business about things you wish they didn't. Greg finds that hidden blog where you once wrote Pikachu fan fiction. Giovanni gets...||3/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPower||For best listening, please begin this podcast at 4:09:40 local time. This is it - what remains of all human life. After the events in Antarctica brought about catastrophic climate change, we pinned all our hopes on the work being done at the...||3/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFirsts||UPDATE: Thank you everyone for watching and supporting our 24-Hour Anniversary Stream. You raised over $1,100 dollars for Child's Play! You're amazing! Thank you so much, and make sure to check our YouTube for stream highlights coming soon. With that,..||2/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEducation||Quick and important announcement: LTRT is turning one year old! In celebration of getting away with this aural crime for a full year, we will be doing a 24-hour livestream to raise money for Child's Play on February 24th! We'll be live at...||2/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSequel||Head's up y'all: Colin's audio is very bad in this one. He apologizes for being harder on your ears than usual. That aside, this episode gets into the murky topic of Sequels in games. Your hosts tackle the big questions: what does it mean to have...||1/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSimplicity||2018: The Year of Miitomo Waluigi! Your hosts kick off this discussion of "Simplicity" by pitching a Waluigi conspiracy theory that spins into a fully developed cinematic universe. Stick around to hear the show get back on the rails and get...||1/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitTransformation||The new year is upon us! Friend of the show Calvin Kasulke stops by to help your hosts work out their new year's resolutions. Listen in as we embrace 2018 with renewed energy, resolve to cut down on "onion" jokes, and create a copyrighted, legally...||1/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit2017||Dear friends, We are gathered here to pay our respects as we banish 2017 back to the land of wind and ghosts. In this retrospective episode we examine the year in detail and each of your hosts brings forward a game that symbolizes their...||12/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitParty||2017 is nearly over and that means it's time to party down as we slam dunk this garbage year straight to hell! All things party adjacent and tangential get covered in this episode: arcades, barcades, Dave & Buster's, Charles Entertainment Cheese,...||12/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFood||It's a very happy and demented Thanksgiving special here on Left Trigger Right Trigger. "Food" is the topic at hand, but you probably wouldn't know it from the discussion in this episode. Giovanni finds a slug on his ceiling and freaks out. Greg...||11/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChoice||You put your headphones on your head and turn on your favorite podcast app. When you hit play, the mellifluous voices of nerds fills your ears. "Choice" is the topic at hand: who will you listen to first? Will it be Dave, the spookiest host? He...||11/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitHorror||Welcome, dear listeners, to the spookiest episode yet! Dapper tentacle monster Andrew Zucosky joins the crew to discuss "Horror" in videogames. Mad scientist Greg puts his latest experiment on display. Beppo, the murder clown, comes for your blood....||10/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitLuck||He is Risen! The boy-king Sheldon has arrived and a new age is upon us! All shall quiver at the recitation of his holy word: Bazinga! The hosts discuss "Luck" in this episode, but we all know luck is irrelevant when Young Sheldon walks beside us....||10/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitExcess||WARNING: This episode, in which the boys discuss the topic of "Excess," contains lewd content in the form of a pug that distracts Colin by performing lascivious acts on a pillow. No pugs, pillows, or hosts were harmed in the making of this podcast....||9/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitCrossover||"What is this, a crossover episode?" That's exactly what it is! Settle in for this aural Reese's Cup as the hosts discuss the topic of "Crossovers" in video games. Get lost in the decadent mint chocolate chip flavor of Mario + Rabbids Kingdom...||9/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitHooks||Friend of the show Josh Perault from Taking Initiative joins the boys as they finally wriggle free of Double-O August with this episode's topic: "Hooks." You won't have to go fishing for good content in this one! Giovanni...||8/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitBooks||The hellacious "joke" of Double-O August continues, this time covering the topic of "Books." Books: what are they? How do people use them? How can they be stopped? These are all terrible questions that go unanswered in this (very quiet) episode,...||8/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitLoot||Strap in for the launch of "Double-O August," (Augoost?) a special month full of topics with two Os in them. "Why are they doing this?" you might ask, to which we will reply "Doon't yoou mean, 'why are they dooing this?'" We're kicking off this...||7/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitCompetition||Welcome to the official launch of season two of Left Trigger Right Trigger! We're cranking the drama up to eleven! Friends become enemies! Enemies become lovers! Acquaintances become... well actually they mostly stay the same. Listen in as the...||7/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitRevolution||After last episode's bombshell announcement, we decided to follow up with a theme that involves actual bombs! Revolution is the topic at hand. Whether that means Dance Dancing yourself to fitness or pursuing prisoner 24601 until you jump off a...||7/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFirst Annual Father's Day Dadstravaganza||WELCOME TO LEFT TRIGGER RIGHT TRIGGER'S FIRST ANNUAL FATHER'S DAY DADSTRAVAGANZA!!! LET'S HEAR IT FOR DADS!!! In this historic first Father's Day episode, the guys cover all their favorite Dads in gaming while also covering all the zaniness of E3...||6/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitE3||Dave and Greg are going to E3! Follow LTRT on Twitter for all our updates during "The Wrestlemania of Video Games." The Electronic Entertainment Expo hangs over us like the Sword of Damocles. Listen in as the boys discuss memorable moments from past...||6/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitNostalgia||That podcast you like is going to come back in style. Nostalgia is the theme, chosen by special guest Adam Ellerson (ADAM ELLERSON.) Strap on those rose-colored glasses for a trip down memory lane as these five adults recount their formative...||5/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEscort||Welcome, defenseless listeners, to the Escort episode! Let these four barely competent boys guide you to your auditory destination. Be careful, for the path is fraught with digressions and distractions that will endanger you and your stalwart hosts....||5/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFairy Tales||Here it is, the first topic chosen by our audience! Join the boys on a whimsical journey as they discuss potential cast members for "The Fast and The Furious: 2000," uncover that one of them hasn't played any games, and introduce a special new segment..||4/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitCollections||Hoo boy where do we start with this one? Ayla Kaluski joins the boys to talk about her experience running a nature preserve for anthropomorphic piñatas. Dave laments how strangers convince his friends and neighbors to move away and leave him. Colin...||4/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitBody Parts||It's our third episode and we don't waste any time getting completely off the rails. Greg, the moral compass of the show, is absent so naturally the three remaining hosts immediately conduct a taste-test of Nintendo's new Switch cartridges. Take a...||3/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitTrust||Hey all, we are so sorry about this. It’s our 2nd episode and we’ve already had to Ken Burns the crap out of this thing. What happened? Time is a valuable thing and instead of watching it fly by while the pendulum swings we realized we could just...||3/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitTerritory||In our inaugural episode we stake our claim in the podcast world with our first topic: Territory. Come listen as the gang also explores how there somehow isn't a Minecraft mod called "Mimecraft" and what happened to the good ol' days of couch co-op....||2/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Funny, Yet Surprisingly Insightful
This is the group of friends that you sit and debate games with. You have some laughs, you discuss your favorite games and how everyone's opinion is wrong (except yours), and, along the way, you dig into a serious concept. You talk it over, build a case around it, and then: surprise! Player receives Nugget of Insight +1
Join your new audio gamer friends. Listen for laughs, leave with some wisdom.
This podcast brings back so many memories! It reminds me of games that I would stay up playing all night! It also lets me know about other games that I should be playing! I have to keep myself from laughing out loud at work! Keep up the great work!
Ya like games!?!?
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