Games & Hobbies

Episode 67 with Actor, Game Designer and Smashsquatch: Sam Kuban!

Episode 67 with Actor, Game Designer and Smashsquatch: Sam Kuban! The Founding member of Dead Ends Entertainment dropped by to discuss their hilariously offensive new game, Rotten Plots. We discuss the art of game design along with a 1,000 other of Sam’s passions such as music, acting and dressing like Bigfoot to destroy stuff. Check out all of Sam’s endeavors and get Rotten Plots for yourself by going to: https://deadends.co/

Episode 67 with Actor, Game Designer and Smashsquatch: Sam Kuban! The Founding member of Dead Ends Entertainment dropped by to discuss their hilariously offensive new game, Rotten Plots. We discuss the art of game design along with a 1,000 other of Sam’s passions such as music, acting and dressing like Bigfoot to destroy stuff. Check out all of Sam’s endeavors and get Rotten Plots for yourself by going to: https://deadends.co/

Episode 64 with Cosplayer and former Semi-Pro Football Player: Eric Kendall!

Episode 64 is with Cosplayer and former Semi-Pro Football Player, Eric Kendall. With big muscles, a big heart and a big personality Eric is dashing every stereotype you may have between jocks and nerds. We discuss the many comic conventions Eric has attended and has injected fun into by dressing up and interacting with the other guests. Also, we talk about his time playing Semi Pro ball and all the different personalities he met along the way.  Song of the week is “Why Not” by Hollywood Rowe. Hollywood Rowe just released a mixtape called “Don’t Quit Your Daydream” so of course we had to talk about it!  http://www.datpiff.com/Hollywood-Rowe-Dont-Quit-Your-Day-Dream-mixtape.841710.html      

Episode 64 is with Cosplayer and former Semi-Pro Football Player, Eric Kendall. With big muscles, a big heart and a big personality Eric is dashing every stereotype you may have between jocks and nerds. We discuss the many comic conventions Eric has attended and has injected fun into by dressing up and interacting with the other guests. Also, we talk about his time playing Semi Pro ball and all the different personalities he met along the way.

Song of the week is “Why Not” by Hollywood Rowe. Hollywood Rowe just released a mixtape called “Don’t Quit Your Daydream” so of course we had to talk about it! http://www.datpiff.com/Hollywood-Rowe-Dont-Quit-Your-Day-Dream-mixtape.841710.html     

Episode 57 with Dungeons and Dragons Instructor and Web Designer: Joshua Weber!

Episode 57 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream is with Dungeons and Dragons Instructor and Web Designer: Joshua Weber! Ever feel the itch to try D&D but have no clue how to even start? Josh has designed a website called “Learning D&D” to help even the most experienced player improve their experience. We discuss how letting your nerd flag isn’t a bad thing, best practices for launching a website and a whole lot more!  https://www.facebook.com/learningdnd/    www.learningdnd.com

Episode 57 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream is with Dungeons and Dragons Instructor and Web Designer: Joshua Weber! Ever feel the itch to try D&D but have no clue how to even start? Josh has designed a website called “Learning D&D” to help even the most experienced player improve their experience. We discuss how letting your nerd flag isn’t a bad thing, best practices for launching a website and a whole lot more! https://www.facebook.com/learningdnd/  www.learningdnd.com

Episode 44 with Arcade Experts: Clint and Jared!

In Episode 44 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream we sit down with Arcade Experts: Clint and Jared! Clint and Jared operate the arcade half of the hangout destination, Secret Headquarters. They hilariously discuss being an odd business couples and how their opposite skill sets fit together like a puzzle. Focusing creating a place kids can go that is both fun and affordable, Clint & Jared are true assets to the community.  Song of the week is “Pronk” from chip tune artist Hypnogram! I think this is are most appropriate fitting music/interview yet! https://smokingmirrors.bandcamp.com/album/hypnogra

In Episode 44 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream we sit down with Arcade Experts: Clint and Jared! Clint and Jared operate the arcade half of the hangout destination, Secret Headquarters. They hilariously discuss being an odd business couples and how their opposite skill sets fit together like a puzzle. Focusing creating a place kids can go that is both fun and affordable, Clint & Jared are true assets to the community.

Song of the week is “Pronk” from chip tune artist Hypnogram! I think this is are most appropriate fitting music/interview yet! https://smokingmirrors.bandcamp.com/album/hypnogra

Episode 38 with Graphic Designer and MTG Player: Amanté Douglas!

Episode 38 we sit down with the talented graphic designer who created our very own logo, Amanté Douglas! Amanté discusses how his very own passions helped forge the path he took to get into illustration. We also discuss the competitive world of Magic the Gathering which Amanté has used for inspiration to create many awesome shirts you can purchase for yourself at:   http://www.redbubble.com/people/spumoniworks    and follow him and his art at  https://www.instagram.com/oni_spumoni/   Song of the week is the heavy “Frozen” from the crazy talented hardcore band, Miracle Drug! Find their demo at  https://miracledrug.bandcamp.com/releases  so you can party hard this holiday season.  Also if you stick around until the very end, you’ll get to hear Amanté flip the script and ask us some questions! 

Episode 38 we sit down with the talented graphic designer who created our very own logo, Amanté Douglas! Amanté discusses how his very own passions helped forge the path he took to get into illustration. We also discuss the competitive world of Magic the Gathering which Amanté has used for inspiration to create many awesome shirts you can purchase for yourself at: http://www.redbubble.com/people/spumoniworks  and follow him and his art at https://www.instagram.com/oni_spumoni/

Song of the week is the heavy “Frozen” from the crazy talented hardcore band, Miracle Drug! Find their demo at https://miracledrug.bandcamp.com/releases so you can party hard this holiday season.

Also if you stick around until the very end, you’ll get to hear Amanté flip the script and ask us some questions! 

Episode 24 with Paranormal Investigator: Matt Domizio

Matt Domizio ain't afraid of no ghosts! Matt sits down and talks about going on the hunt for the supernatural with Indianapolis based paranormal investigation group MRIPA. We discuss ghosts, demons, aliens and everything else that goes bump in the night.   http://www.mripa.net

Matt Domizio ain't afraid of no ghosts! Matt sits down and talks about going on the hunt for the supernatural with Indianapolis based paranormal investigation group MRIPA. We discuss ghosts, demons, aliens and everything else that goes bump in the night. http://www.mripa.net

Episode 20 with GameDesigner and Tri-Con Promoter: Bruce Ripple!

Between being the co-owner of Revival Games and the PR guy for Tri-Con, Bruce Ripple is constantly finding ways to direct his passion. Full of laughter and imagination, Bruce talks about his newest game "One Night Wizards" and how it is the perfect game to play with your D&D friends. Check out the wonderfulness Revival Games has to offer by going to   revivalgames.com   and see all of the fun things coming to this year's Tri-Con by stopping by   Tri-con.net

Between being the co-owner of Revival Games and the PR guy for Tri-Con, Bruce Ripple is constantly finding ways to direct his passion. Full of laughter and imagination, Bruce talks about his newest game "One Night Wizards" and how it is the perfect game to play with your D&D friends. Check out the wonderfulness Revival Games has to offer by going to revivalgames.com and see all of the fun things coming to this year's Tri-Con by stopping by Tri-con.net

Episode 13 with Dungeon Master: Cody Mangold!

In Episode 13 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream we sit down with our good buddy and dungeon master, Cody Mangold. Cody talks about the art of storytelling and how getting together to roll dice with your buddies is nothing to be ashamed of. He takes us through each step of designing your own role playing campaign from building towns to voicing the local innkeeper. Above all else, Cody shatters the “nerd” stereotype and gives information on how you yourself can take part in the wonderful pastime of Dungeons & Dragons. Also, this is another interview that unfortunately had a mixer issue. Given the nature of the conversation, just imagine were speaking via magic!

In Episode 13 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream we sit down with our good buddy and dungeon master, Cody Mangold. Cody talks about the art of storytelling and how getting together to roll dice with your buddies is nothing to be ashamed of. He takes us through each step of designing your own role playing campaign from building towns to voicing the local innkeeper. Above all else, Cody shatters the “nerd” stereotype and gives information on how you yourself can take part in the wonderful pastime of Dungeons & Dragons. Also, this is another interview that unfortunately had a mixer issue. Given the nature of the conversation, just imagine were speaking via magic!

Episode 9 with Blacksmith: Benton Frisse!

Episode 9 features a conversation with the wonderful Benton Frisse who participates in perhaps the coolest hobby we’ve talked about yet, being a blacksmith. Benton discusses using ancient and modern techniques alike to create knives, arrows, axes and many other tools that not only look awesome but can be used for difficult outdoor activities. We discuss how realistic the blacksmithing is in shows like “Game of Thrones” and games like “Skyrim”. Check out Benton’s work and learn how to build your own arsenal!  http://hallironworks.blogspot.com/  Oh and random side note, we must have upset the podcast gods because there’s an echo during the intro however the rest of the actual interview sounds fine!

Episode 9 features a conversation with the wonderful Benton Frisse who participates in perhaps the coolest hobby we’ve talked about yet, being a blacksmith. Benton discusses using ancient and modern techniques alike to create knives, arrows, axes and many other tools that not only look awesome but can be used for difficult outdoor activities. We discuss how realistic the blacksmithing is in shows like “Game of Thrones” and games like “Skyrim”. Check out Benton’s work and learn how to build your own arsenal! http://hallironworks.blogspot.com/ Oh and random side note, we must have upset the podcast gods because there’s an echo during the intro however the rest of the actual interview sounds fine!

Episode 4 with Game Designer and Writer: Shawn Edwards!

This week’s interview is with upcoming game designer and writer, Shawn Edwards. Shawn discusses the developmental journey of his card game “Infinite Apocalypse” and how it continues to evolve every step of the way. Having previously written both short stories and novels, Shawn talks about the process of creating something long term and how important it is to share ideas with friends and peers as it progresses. Check out Shawn’s Youtube series “Building a Business”, where he gives tips and suggestions to those with an entrepreneur’s mindset. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0HyURzeeQjgyOs7LYJ8p6Q

Episode 2 with Comic Book Writer and Painter: Joe Walters!

Don't Quit Your Daydream is a new weekly podcast featuring interesting people with cool and/or unusual hobbies. This week we chat with the highly innovative, Joe Walters. Working alongside his good friends Will Zentmyer and Jay Devasier, Joe is close to releasing his new comic book series "Project Nexus". Take a look at the project and follow it's progress by checking out their page. www.facebook.com/Project-Nexus-Co…283687171658985/. Feel free to contact Joe or/and Will if you have any questions: big.evil.joe@gmail.com & projectnexus_codeblack@hotmail.com