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 17: I Went On a Digital Trip
April 28th, 2014 | 1 hr 42 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Andrea Rene to the show from the Escapist.
Episode 16: Mel Brook's MMO: The Movie
April 21st, 2014 | 1 hr 36 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Michael Fox from the Little Metal Dog Show and Sprocket Games to DLC for a very Tabletop Time episode!
Michael is excited about the Origins Awards nominees and has played nearly all of the games.
Episode 15: There Are No Awkward Places
April 14th, 2014 | 1 hr 37 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Emily V Gordon from Nerdist's Indoor Kids podcast to the show this week. She is excited about Sir Richard Attenborough making a new documentary for the Oculus Rift, as well as the new DLC announced for Titan Fall.
Episode 14: Cosplay vs. Cosplay
April 7th, 2014 | 1 hr 40 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Canada's own Victor Lucas from EPN.tv to the show to discuss Stories of the Week, including Amazon's Fire TV announcement, the Game_Jam reality TV debacle, Amy Hennig joining Visceral Games, Microsoft making a new sci-fi show fo
Episode 13: Oculus Puppies
March 31st, 2014 | 1 hr 35 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome their first International guest, Guy Cocker, from Wired UK. The Story of the Week centers around Facebook's buyout of Oculus Rift, and the guys debate all sides of the news, plus Microsoft's purchase of AR tech and Nintendo's c
Episode 12: A Truck Full of Brink
March 24th, 2014 | 1 hr 51 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome back Garnett Lee from Garnett on Games to the show to talk about GDC, inFamous, Titan Fall, and much much more. All this, Tetris-gate, and your calls on today's DLC!
Episode 11: Against the Will of the People
March 17th, 2014 | 1 hr 44 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Jeff's old TRS co-host and big time Hollywood movie director, Dan Trachtenberg to DLC this week. Dan kicks Story of the Week off with the announcement of a reboot for the classic arcade game, Gauntlet.
Episode 10: Jeff Calls In
March 11th, 2014 | 1 hr 38 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Scott Johnson of Frogpants Studios, the podcaster and cartoonist responsible for the comic strip, Extralife, to DLC this week. They start with a big week of news, including big name departures from Sony and Naughty Dog, the new
Episode 9: On to the Next Person
March 3rd, 2014 | 1 hr 41 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Phil Kollar from Polygon.com to the show this week. It is time for the first round of March Madness, as the guys tackle the Cannata Division of the bracket with the help of your live calls and votes.
Episode 8: Handplant or Eggplant
February 24th, 2014 | 1 hr 38 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Justin McElroy to the show, from Polygon.com, and the Sawbones and My Brother, My Brother, & Me podcasts. After noting the sad passing of Harold Ramis, Justin kicks off Story of the Week with Irrational Games' massive downsize.
Episode 7: Blah, Blah, Blah, Titanfall
February 17th, 2014 | 1 hr 49 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Garnett Lee from Weekend Confirmed and 1up Yours to DLC. For his Story of the Week pick, Garnett has NPD numbers and more that lead him to believe that Microsoft might be in danger of falling far behind Sony in the console race
Episode 6: 2nd Place is the First Loser
February 11th, 2014 | 1 hr 44 mins
Jeff Cannata talk about geek, entertainment, video games, tabletop games, comics, tv, movies, and tech.
Episode 5: Kiss the Ring
February 3rd, 2014 | 1 hr 42 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome one of the most knowledgeable people in board games to the show, Tom Vasel from The Dice Tower.
Episode 4: Candy Massacre I through XIII
January 27th, 2014 | 1 hr 45 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome Cory Banks, Managing Editor of PC Gamer to DLC this week.
Episode 3: William Shatner Mask
January 20th, 2014 | 1 hr 35 mins
Jeff and Christian welcome video game industry veteran John Davison from First for Gamers to DLC, and kick things off with a spirited discussion on the state of Nintendo in the wake of their disappointing sales forecast for the WiiU.
Episode 2: Hey guys, makin a HALO movie, its gonna be DOOOOPE
January 13th, 2014 | 1 hr 44 mins