Marco Ortega

Episode 20

March 29, 2006

Hello everyone, its that time again where your voice and opinion can be heard in the podcast world. We will be recording this Friday at 7pm, we would like to hear your opinion on the topic of “[b]The Virtual Gambler[/b]”.

[b]-What’s the appeal of the online or virtual gambling environment?
-What’s the future of this genre given the growth of the online marketplace?
-How does the reality of real gambling compare to it’s virtual cousin?
-Are there any drawbacks if the money (aka stakes) are the same in both

We will also be talking about the evolution of the online marketplace and how gambling can be a new option in online gaming. We would love to hear your opinion on the matter. If you would like to email us or send us an audio feedback, please remember to keep this very short and clean. Audio soundbytes should be no longer than 10 seconds.

Again, just a friendly reminder that your responses in the forums are to be kept short and concise. Thanks for listening!

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No Cast

March 17, 2006

Hey everyone, just wanted to let you know that Pic, myself and the podcast crew will be taking a short break this week from the podcast. We have been going strong for several months now, so we decided to get some well deserved R&R. We should be back to our regularly scheduled podcast programming next week.

Happy St. Paddy’s Day! Cheers!

What would you like?

March 14, 2006

Since this site is driven by the community and for the community, that means that all the aspects fall under that category. The podcast is one of them. The staff and myself have been hard at work trying to put together a podcast that everyone will enjoy and it will also be relevant to gamers. My vision for the podcast is simply that it be one of the top entertaining gaming podcast online. In order to achieve that goal, we must listen to what the people want. This is a time where you can sign off and let us know what you would like hear on our podcast.

We want to know what we can improve on, what additions would compliment the podcast. What topics and subjects you would like to hear on the cast. How we can get the community involved more. We also want to know if we need to get rid of certain aspects of the current format. This is your time to let it all hang out, quite hoenstly you are the reason the podcast has done good so far. So lets make it better, we need your help. The ultimate question is, How can the Snackbar Games Podcast stand out above the rest?


March 6, 2006

I want to apologize for my delay in getting the podcast up and ready for post. I was dealt with some issues on the editing phase, but I will have this up and ready for post tomorrow. Again I apologize, but make sure you stay tuned for this upcoming podcast. Many of you chimed in on the topics so I’m sure you are eager to hear it.

Need Your Take!

March 1, 2006

It’s that time again everyone! We want to know what you gamers think. For our next podcast recording we will be discussing what is wrong with today’s genres in our games. Are they shallow? Are they not very innovative? What is missing?

For our second segment we will be covering the Hollywood Invasion in our games. Do big named actors make the game? Is it fair they get a bigger budget? What do you think about TV/Film to game concepts?

If you want to chime in on these topics or anything related to gaming please remember to keep them short and clean. You can also give us your feedback in our forums in this thread. And finally you can send us audio feedback no longer than ten seconds. You can send all these to be heard on the cast to