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  • The JACKED UP Indie and Mojo Show Episode 49 with Special Guest Walt Williams

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    Hello friends, family, fools, and fiddadlers and welcome to another episode of our humble podcast. This week we are pleased to present to you our magnificent guest, the lead writer on Spec Ops: The Line and other 2K published games, Walt Williams! It is a fascinating episode that anyone should definitely listen to that is interested in getting into game design or game writing. More

    Hello friends, family, fools, and fiddadlers and welcome to another episode of our humble podcast. This week we are pleased to present to you our magnificent guest, the lead writer on Spec Ops: The Line and other 2K published games, Walt Williams!  It is a fascinating episode that anyone should definitely listen to that is interested in getting into game design or game writing.

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  • The JACKED UP Indie and Mojo Show Episodes 47 & 48

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    If you follow the Indie and Mojo Show closely, you may have noticed a curious lack of blog posts announcing our latest episodes. Some people might take this as a sign that we have grown lazy following our huge burst into stardom. The truth is that we have been hard at work at Indie and Mojo Inc. creating a plethora of content for the pleasure of your ear holes. To prove our devotion to you, our listeners, we are proud to present our first ever two-for-one blog! More

    If you follow the Indie and Mojo Show closely, you may have noticed a curious lack of blog posts announcing our latest episodes. Some people might take this as a sign that we have grown lazy following our huge burst into stardom. The truth is that we... More
  • The JACKED UP Indie and Mojo Show Episode 46

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    Howdy lords and ladies of the digital frontier, we here at Indie and Mojo Inc. are pleased to produce the next preposterous episode of The JACKED UP Indie and Mojo Show! This week we are excited to have Game Informer’s own Craigaleg on to talk about video reviewing while Daniel and I chat about freelancing in video game journalism and Mojo’s Game Informer promotion to moderator-ship. More

    Howdy lords and ladies of the digital frontier, we here at Indie and Mojo Inc. are pleased to produce the next preposterous episode of The JACKED UP Indie and Mojo Show! This week we are excited to have Game Informer’s own Craigaleg on to talk about video reviewing while Daniel and I chat about freelancing in video game journalism and Mojo’s Game Informer promotion to moderator-ship.

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  • The JACKED UP Indie and Mojo Show Episode 45

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    Hello friends and fellow ne’er-do-wells, we are happy to present you all with another fine episode of The JACKED UP Indie and Mojo Show! This week I talk about my Game Informer internship coming to a close, Daniel soldiers on through the podcast despite being crippled by a cold, and we spend some time talking about Sleeping Dogs, Guild Wars 2, and Sound Shapes. More

    Hello friends and fellow ne’er-do-wells, we are happy to present you all with another fine episode of The JACKED UP Indie and Mojo Show! This week I talk about my Game Informer internship coming to a close, Daniel soldiers on through the podcast despite being crippled by a cold, and we spend some time talking about Sleeping Dogs, Guild Wars 2, and Sound Shapes.

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  • Are We Gamers?

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    *Warning: generalizations ahead*

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    Are we still gamers, or has gaming opened up to everyone without barriers to entry like music and film?

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  • An Advertisement For Team GIO

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    We here at Indie and Mojo Inc. are really dedicated to helping sick children. We are so dedicated that we convinced (ie: coerced) Indiejones, aka Daniel, to willingly and enthusiastically play (ie: to suffer through) thirteen minutes of the indie horror game Slender. His girlish screams and salty exclamations were all in the name of promoting Extra Life and Team GIO! More

    We here at Indie and Mojo Inc. are really dedicated to helping sick children. We are so dedicated that we convinced (ie: coerced) Indiejones, aka Daniel, to willingly and enthusiastically play (ie: to suffer through) thirteen minutes of the indie horror game Slender. His girlish screams and salty exclamations were all in the name of promoting Extra Life and Team GIO!

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  • The JACKED UP Indie & Mojo Show Episode 44 (with guest Ben Hanson)

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    Replay, Super Replay, Video Interviews, Spoiled!, Test Chamber, the Guiness World Record attempt and so much more! All of these are the product of the creativity and hard work of Ben Hanson and the video crew at Game Informer. And we were lucky enough to have Ben on the show this week to talk about his experience working for GI, what the office environment is really like and pick our brains on some of the ideas he has for the future of GI video coverage. More

    Replay, Super Replay, Video Interviews, Spoiled!, Test Chamber, the Guiness World Record attempt and so much more! All of these are the product of the creativity and hard work of Ben Hanson and the video crew at Game Informer. And we were lucky enough to have Ben on the show this week to talk about his experience working for GI, what the office environment is really like and pick our brains on some of the ideas he has for the future of GI video coverage.

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  • The JACKED UP Indie & Mojo Show Episode 43 (With Special Guest Gabriel Diani)

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    On this week’s JACKED UP Indie & Mojo, we welcome Gabriel Diani, a filmmaker and actor who’s film project The Selling is on Kickstarter in hopes of raising money for a theatrical release. Gabriel enlightens us on what the process of using Kickstarter is like and some of the secrets behind using crowd-sourced funding. More

    On this week’s JACKED UP Indie & Mojo, we welcome Gabriel Diani, a filmmaker and actor who’s film project The Selling is on Kickstarter in hopes of raising money for a theatrical release. Gabriel enlightens us on what the process of using Kickstarter is like and some of the secrets behind using crowd-sourced funding.

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  • The JACKED UP Indie & Mojo Show Episode 42

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    This was a special week at The JACKED UP Indie & Mojo headquarters inc. We welcomed Lisa Thrasher onto the show to inject the program with some of that feminine magic. Not to mention Momma Jones is back to do a reading from Portal 2. Lisa also gives us a very interesting insight into working at Gamestop as well as telling us some horror stories from her experience playing online with the boys. More

    This was a special week at The JACKED UP Indie & Mojo headquarters inc. We welcomed Lisa Thrasher onto the show to inject the program with some of that feminine magic. Not to mention Momma Jones is back to do a reading from Portal 2. Lisa also gives us a very interesting insight into working at Gamestop as well as telling us some horror stories from her experience playing online with the boys.

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  • The JACKED UP Indie & Mojo Show Episode 41

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    This week on the show we welcome TOGNick to chat with us about current events like the young man who died in a Korean internet café, the not so amazing Amazing Spiderman and the potential of the Ouya. We introduce an exciting new segment to the show this week. We also delve into some heavy topics this week and have some very intense discussions. More

    This week on the show we welcome TOGNick to chat with us about current events like the young man who died in a Korean internet café, the not so amazing Amazing Spiderman and the potential of the Ouya. We introduce an exciting new segment to the show this week. We also delve into some heavy topics this week and have some very intense discussions.

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  • The Indie & Mojo Show Mass Effect Special Extravaganza!

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    This week on The Indie and Mojo Show, we talk all things Mass Effect in a whopping two part episode special! Hear our thoughts, along with GIO community member, Dean aka Born4This, as we talk about each game in the series, the DLC, and beyond. Also, I give a brief overview of the show for new listeners. More

    This week on The Indie and Mojo Show, we talk all things Mass Effect in a whopping two part episode special! Hear our thoughts, along with GIO community member, Dean aka Born4This, as we talk about each game in the series, the DLC, and beyond. Also, I give a brief overview of the show for new listeners.

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  • I Am Nerd, Hear Me Roar

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    How this geek grew up and got a job writing about games.

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