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The Indoor Kids: The SXSW Smosh Show with Jovenshire!

This week Kumail and Emily welcome Josh Ovenshire of Smosh Games and King of the Nerds to talk about being on a reality show about nerds, how he got his start in the gaming world (hint: it involves ghosts), sexism in gaming, and more. Plus, at the beginning, you get the bonus of Kumail and Emily’s SXSW diary. We take you on the gaming expo floor, we take you backstage at comedy shows, and we give our thoughts on virtual reality. With cameos from Natasha Leggero, Martin Starr, and Ken Marino!

Games Discussed:

Mass Effect, God of War, Devil May Cry, Bayonetta, Darksiders, The Walking Dead, Dante’s Inferno, Year Walk, Metal Gear Solid, Dead Space 3, Gears of War, Mortal Kombat, Injustice, Street Fighter, Tomb Raider

Movies Discussed:

Star Wars, Star Trek

TV Shows Discussed:

King of the Nerds, Big Bang Theory

Webseries Discussed:

Geekdown, Damsel in Distress

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