About the show

DLC is your Down Loadable Commentary for the week, giving you a rundown of everything you need to know about gaming in it's many forms! Whether it is on desktops, laptops, or consoles, VR, AR, or tabletop, DLC is your source for info, analysis, and opinion from the best voices in the industry! Hosts Jeff Cannata and Christian Spicer are joined each episode by a special guest to decide on a Story of the Week and discuss the games on their Playlist! DLC, the Digital Lifestyle Companion for gamers who Don't Like Cynicism.

DLC was named one of Entertainment Weekly's 20 "Must Listen" podcasts!


  • 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 1: Hippie Jeff

    January 8th, 2014  |  1 hr 39 mins

    Jeff and Christian kick off the very first episode of DLC with a discussion of the Story of the Week.