About the Show
The Level is a podcast for people who love video games. It's a weekly roundtable hosted by friends and industry outsiders Kole Ross, Ben Merkel, Dennis Furia, David Moneysmith, and Jala Prendes. Every Friday, we discuss video game news, the games we've been playing, and listener mail.
Episode 179: The Air Bud Card
January 6th, 2017 | 2 hrs 12 secs
Kole, Ben, Dennis, and David talk about Forced Showdown, Fallout 4 hacking the election, and we ask you about holiday events in games.
Episode 178: Free Play Cleanup 2016
December 30th, 2016 | 28 mins 12 secs
Kole, Ben, Jala, and David answer some lingering Free Play multiplayer questions to close out 2016.
Episode 177: Finite Infinite
December 23rd, 2016 | 1 hr 47 mins
Kole, Ben, Jala, and David talk about the Title of the Year 2016 results, Super Mario Run, and we ask you what games you would use to introduce novices to games.
Episode 176: Gambler's Fallacy Fallacy
December 16th, 2016 | 2 hrs 2 mins
Kole, Ben, Dennis, and Jala talk about Let It Die, the Hitman Christmas Special, and we ask you about the most useful game advice you’ve gotten.
Episode 175: Get Your Face in That Soup
December 9th, 2016 | 1 hr 51 mins
Kole, Jala, David, and Allison talk about Dishonored 2, the Sunless Sky announcement, and we ask you about your holiday game-playing traditions.
Episode 174: Bad Things Happen to Horses
December 2nd, 2016 | 1 hr 50 mins
Kole, Ben, Dennis, and David talk about Pokémon Moon, the No Man’s Sky patch, and we ask you about your favorite way to get around in games.
Episode 173: Piss, Vinegar, and Tears
November 18th, 2016 | 1 hr 34 mins
Kole, Ben, Dennis, and David talk about the Bethesda Zen Pinball announcement, Rise of the Tomb Raider, and we ask you how you get over difficulty walls.
Episode 172: Haunted Strip Club
November 11th, 2016 | 1 hr 22 mins
Kole, Ben, Jala, and David talk about Jackbox Party Pack 3, the BlizzCon announcements, and we look for any alternative.
Episode 171: Appetizer Alamo
November 4th, 2016 | 1 hr 48 mins
Kole, Dennis, and Jala talk about Uwe Boll quitting movies, World of Final Fantasy, and host a Free Play Multiplayer.
Episode 170: Half Cheeking It
October 21st, 2016 | 1 hr 13 mins
Kole, Dennis, and Jala talk about the Red Dead Redemption 2 announcement, Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris, and we ask you about your favorite stat-keeping in games.
Episode 169: Professional Fun Haver
October 14th, 2016 | 1 hr 40 mins
Kole, Ben, Dennis, and Jala talk about Swing Vote Go, Layers of Fear, and we ask you what games you bounced off of... before you loved them completely.
Episode 168: Sneaky Sneaky Guy
October 7th, 2016 | 1 hr 54 mins
Kole, Ben, Dennis, and Jala talk about Twitch Prime, Divinity: Original Sin, and we ask you if any game has properly captured your occupation.
Episode 167: Insta-Gator
September 23rd, 2016 | 1 hr 31 mins
Kole, Ben, and Jala talk about Mad Max, the game judgin' algorithm, and we ask you why you play games.
Episode 166: I Feel Nothing
September 16th, 2016 | 1 hr 32 mins
Kole, Ben, and Jala talk about Justin Roiland's new VR game, Rocket League Rumble, and we ask you about your favorite video game pack-ins.