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The Indoor Kids: The Gaming Influence with Jordan Vogt-Roberts

Today, the guest is the Indoor Kids’ dear friend and director extraordinaire Jordan Vogt-Roberts. He is a lifelong gamer and talks about how growing up in gaming has influenced his choices as a director, and how they’re influencing all of our careers. They also talk about Nick Offerman, Skrillex, Jordan’s love of JRPGs, and the new Star Wars movies! Then they welcome Matthew Burnside to discuss gaming news about GTA, Monopoly, and more!

Games discussed:
Street Fighter, Fire Emblem, Final Fantasy, Pokémon, Zelda, Metal Gear Solid, Metroid, Ninja Gaiden, Actraiser, Mario, Bangai-O, Ikaruga, R-Type, Paper Mario, Worms, GTA, Passage, Resident Evil, Silent Hill, Siren, Dead Space, Alone in the Dark, Eternal Darkness, BioShock

Movies discussed:
Pacific Rim, Star Wars, and Toy’s House <– Jordan’s movie!

TV discussed:
Mash Up <– also Jordan’s

Photo by Robyn Von Swank

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