Shawn Drotar5WGaming/The Sports Game Guy Podcast: September 18, 2009

Posted on September 18th, 2009 in Gaming, Xbox 360, Playstation 3, Opinion, Nintendo DS, Podcast by Shawn Drotar

This week, TheSportsGameGuy.com’s Damon Peterson and I discuss the recently released NHL 10, and talk about why many reviewers think that sports games need a new feature to “wow” them every year - and why they’re wrong.
Sports games can be far more than just a roster update, as they’re often accused of, but the trick […]

Shawn Drotar5WGaming/The Sports Game Guy Podcast: August 13, 2009

Posted on August 13th, 2009 in Gaming, Xbox 360, Playstation 3, Opinion, Podcast by Shawn Drotar

This week, TheSportsGameGuy.com’s Damon Peterson and I have the opportunity to sit down with two guests: Dougie Veney from StickSkills.com and Raymond “Shopmaster” Goode from MyMaddenPad.com.
Damon, Dougie and Raymond comprise the community portion of first-ever Madden NFL Hall of Fame Selection Committee, and the three of them relay their thoughts about the project and their […]

Shawn Drotar5WGaming/The Sports Game Guy Podcast: August 4, 2009

Posted on August 4th, 2009 in Gaming, Xbox 360, Playstation 3, News, Opinion, Wii, Podcast by Shawn Drotar

In our latest podcast, TheSportsGameGuy.com’s Damon Peterson and I are joined by Dougie Veney, our guest from StickSkills.com. Dougie created his site as a senior project in high school, and we talk about how it’s grown into the lively spot it is today.
The three of us discuss what’s dominating our gaming time at the moment […]

Shawn Drotar5WGaming/The Sports Game Guy Podcast: July 28, 2009

Posted on July 28th, 2009 in Gaming, Xbox 360, News, Opinion, Podcast by Shawn Drotar

In our latest podcast, TheSportsGameGuy.com’s Damon Peterson and I have an opportunity to sit down with EA Sports’ Will “Raczilla” Kinsler and Justin Dewiel, community managers at EA’s Tiburon studios.
Even though it’s still July, Kinsler and Dewiel are hip-deep in the football world with the recent release of NCAA Football 10 and the upcoming Madden […]

Shawn DrotarIf at first, you don’t succeed…

Posted on July 24th, 2009 in Gaming, Xbox 360, News, Opinion, Podcast by Shawn Drotar

You may have noticed the lack of a new podcast this week. Due to some scheduling issues, our planned podcast with special guests Will Kinsler and Justin Dewiel of EA Sports didn’t materialize.
But it will next week.
Kinsler and Dewiel, community managers for EA Sports’ Tiburon studio, are busy fellows now that the videogame football season […]

Shawn Drotar5WGaming/The Sports Game Guy Podcast: July 14, 2009

Posted on July 14th, 2009 in Gaming, News, Opinion, Podcast by Shawn Drotar

We’re back! In our third episode, TheSportsGameGuy.com’s Damon Peterson and I discuss the newly-released NCAA Football 10, and spend some time sharing out thoughts on the effectiveness (and reasoning behind) release dates in gaming.
We also spend a bit of time marveling at Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2’s unbelievable Prestige Edition and share our thoughts […]

Shawn Drotar5WGaming/The Sports Game Guy Podcast: July 7, 2009

Posted on July 7th, 2009 in Gaming, Xbox 360, Playstation 3, News, Opinion, Podcast by Shawn Drotar

I’m back behind the microphone for another podcast with my partner-in-crime, TheSportsGameGuy.com’s Damon Peterson, for another trip around the world of sports gaming.
In this episode, we discuss the controversy that surrounds the NCAA Football 10 demo, the new play-calling logic for Madden NFL 10, a little bit of NBA gaming from both 2K Sports and […]

Shawn DrotarIntroducing the 5WGaming/The Sports Game Guy Podcast

Posted on July 1st, 2009 in Gaming, Opinion, Podcast by Shawn Drotar

After years of hearing suggestions that I start a podcast, I’ve finally decide to take the plunge, and I’ve found a terrific partner in TheSportsGameGuy.com’s Damon Peterson, who’s thankfully providing all the technical know-how to boot.
Recorded on Monday night (a schedule we intend to keep weekly, with the newest episode posted on Tuesdays), the podcast […]