Co-Host of DLC
Christian Spicer is a writer, producer, podcaster, video game critic, and comedian. He has written video games, comic books, and for television. Among other things, Christian wrote on season 3 of Lifetime TV’s Devious Maids, the comic book Consequences, and is currently writing on the upcoming video game Ra Ra Boom. He also writes a newsletter about video games called Let’s Chat Games that you can subscribe to for free at Tinyletter.com/christianspicer.
In addition to DLC, Christian hosted the smash-hit The Official The Last of Us podcast for Sony/Naughty Dog. He also created the stand up comedy podcast, What’s New, celebrated as a “must-listen” by Vulture, and a humorous parenting-advice podcast, Department of Parenting.
Christian helped bring Tetris to mobile phones and Apple Arcade, and he is featured as an in-game Easter egg in the video games Mortal Kombat X, and Mortal Kombat 11.
His two stand up comedy albums, Moment in Time and We’re All Going to Die, hit the top of the charts on iTunes and charted as #12 and #6 on the Billboard comedy charts.
Christian Spicer has hosted 497 Episodes.
Episode 65: Stop the Skid, Kids
March 16th, 2015 | 1 hr 31 mins
Jeff welcomes the very much alive Adam Sessler of X-Play and Rev3Games fame, and a little bit of a remote Christian to the show this week to talk about VR devices like the Roto Chair and more!
Episode 64: Skunk McSqueezleteats
March 9th, 2015 | 1 hr 36 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome David Eckleberry, the Game Director of Fable Legends, back to the show to discuss GDC and PAX East news, including Valve's Vive, Steam Link, and Steam Machines, Sony's Project Morpheus, Nvidia's Shield and Grid, EA closing Maxis
Episode 63: Affectionados
March 2nd, 2015 | 1 hr 50 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome the Creative Director of Halo 5, Tim Longo of 343 Industries to the show this week to discuss Unreal Engine going free to use, Valve Vive VR announcement, Fable Legends going free-to-play, WoW adding a new gold for playtime econ
Episode 62: I'm a Steampunk Dude
February 24th, 2015 | 1 hr 47 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome not one, but TWO developers to the show this week, Chris Siegel and Tim Stellmach from OtherSide entertainment, currently revitalizing the legacy of of Ultima Underworld with their Kickstarter project, Underworld Ascendant.
Episode 61: That L Word
February 16th, 2015 | 1 hr 44 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Kahlief Adams from the Spawn on Me podcast and the Spawn Point Blog to the show to discuss The Order 1886's short playtime, the final end for The Last Guardian, Peter Molyneaux's hot water, Bethesda's E3 announcements, and more!
Episode 60: Ganondorf the Early Years
February 9th, 2015 | 1 hr 41 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Geoff Keighley, the producer of The Game Awards and Bonus Round, to the show this week to discuss making a definitive video game awards show, the DICE Summit, a possible Legend of Zelda live action Netflix series, and more!
Episode 59: Flippity Dipping Around the Universe
February 2nd, 2015 | 1 hr 35 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome the CheapyD from Cheapassgamer.com to the show to discuss the closing of joystiq.com, the end of Nintendo Club, the first Tetris Grand Master in the US, Madden 15 nailing the Super Bowl final score, and more!
Episode 58: Holographic Cat Armor
January 26th, 2015 | 1 hr 34 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Aaron Morales, Art Director and video game writer at Entertainment Weekly, to the show this week to discuss Microsoft's massive HoloLens announcement, Windows 10 integrating Xbox functionality, and more!
Episode 57: Commodities!
January 19th, 2015 | 1 hr 45 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Xav De Matos from Joystiq.com back to the show to discuss the announcement of Sid Meier's Starships, a potential reboot for Rock Band, the Nintendo Direct announcements of New 3DS, Mario Party 10, and MORE!
Episode 56: The Bloodspicer
January 12th, 2015 | 1 hr 39 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Alex Berg from UCB Theatre, Key & Peele, Reno 911, and more back to the show to discuss Call of Duty in China, no Nintendo in Brazil, 2400 MS-DOS games emulated in your browser, the WGA writing awards for video games, Blizzard's
Episode 55: Games of 2015: Bold & Crazy Predictions!
January 5th, 2015 | 1 hr 38 mins
In this very special episode, Jeff and Christian celebrate the 1 Year Anniversary of DLC's debut by looking back and looking forward with bold and crazy predictions!
Episode 54: (Favorite) Game of the Year 2014
December 29th, 2014 | 1 hr 48 mins
Jeff and Christian are joined by Rob Keyes from Gamerant and Screenrant to review the year that was 2014. They discuss the biggest stories and trends from the year then launch into their personal top 5 lists for the best games of 2014. Don't miss it!
Episode 53: Guile with Hammer Pants
December 15th, 2014 | 1 hr 40 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Kevin Pereira from G4's Attack of the Show and Supercreative.tv's Pointless Podcast to the show this week to discuss the Oculus's new VR acquisitions, a father who made his son play video games in chronological order & MORE!
Episode 52: By The Way, I'm a Gerbil
December 8th, 2014 | 1 hr 47 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Justin McElroy from Polygon.com, My Brother My Brother and Me, Quality Control, and Sawbones to the show to about all the big news from The Game Awards and The Playstattion Experience. Uncharted 4, No Man's Sky, and MORE!
Episode 51: Never Play Until Patch 3
December 1st, 2014 | 1 hr 41 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Andrea Rene from Gametrailers.com and Gamestop TV to the show this week to discuss Unisoft's Assassin's Creed Unity apology, Sony's Vita class action settlement, the new Batman version of Love Letter, and much, much MORE!
Episode 50: Straight Up Batman '66 It
November 24th, 2014 | 1 hr 47 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Bianna Wu, developer of Revolution 60 and co-host of the Isometric podcast to discuss Dragon Age's lack of hair choices, Christian's attempt to return a game to Best Buy, Black Friday deals, WoW and HL2 turning 10, and MORE!