The Level

A podcast for people who love video games.

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.

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Episodes

  • Episode 495: Flush the Spire

    April 5th, 2024  |  1 hr 23 mins

    Kole, Ben, and Dennis talk about Terra Invicta, Nexus 5X, Lunacid, and much more!

  • Episode 494: Born to Drop

    March 29th, 2024  |  2 hrs 14 secs

    Kole, Ben, Dennis, and Moxie talk about Alone in the Dark, Nexus 5x, Hellcard, and much more!

  • Episode 493: Switch Virgin

    March 15th, 2024  |  1 hr 45 mins

    Kole, Dennis, Jala, and Moxie talk about Expeditions: A Mudrunner Game, The Outlast Trials, Samurai Shodown, and much more!

  • Episode 492: Night Brighter

    March 8th, 2024  |  2 hrs 12 mins

    Kole, Ben, Dennis, and Moxie talk about Final Fantasy VII: Rebirth, Expeditions: A Mudrunner Game, Terror at Oakheart, and much more!

  • Episode 491: The Smooches Were Too Powerful

    March 1st, 2024  |  2 hrs 7 mins

    Kole, Ben, Dennis, and Moxie talk about Nightingale, Pacific Drive, Home Safety Hotline, and much more!

  • Episode 490: They’ve Got Lasers for That

    February 24th, 2024  |  1 hr 40 mins

    Kole, Ben, Dennis, and Moxie talk about Helldivers 2, the Final Fantasy VII Rebirth Demo, and much more!

  • Episode 489: The Thinker, But For Pissin'

    February 10th, 2024  |  1 hr 36 mins

    Kole, Ben, Dennis, and Jala talk about Silent Hill: The Short Message, Abathor, Grime, and much more!

  • Episode 488: Australians and Mazes

    February 2nd, 2024  |  1 hr 52 mins

    Kole, Ben, Dennis, and Moxie talk about MADiSON, Road Warden, Portal: Revolution, and much more!

  • Episode 487: Is This Discourse Generated by AI?

    January 26th, 2024  |  2 hrs 13 mins

    Kole, Dennis, Jala, and Moxie talk about Palworld, Against the Storm, Grime, and much more!

  • Episode 486: I Don’t Befriend Animals, I End Animals

    January 19th, 2024  |  1 hr 41 mins

    Kole, Ben, and Moxie talk about Pacific Drive, Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown, Remnant II, and much more!

  • Episode 485: Loud and From the North

    January 12th, 2024  |  1 hr 39 mins

    Kole, Ben, Dennis, and Moxie talk about Fortnite Rocket Racing, Walkabout Mini Golf, Teardown, and much more!

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  • Episode 484: Don't Treadmill on Me

    January 5th, 2024  |  2 hrs 11 mins

    Kole, Ben, Dennis, and Moxie talk about Cookie Cutter, Cubism, Elden Ring GeoGuessr, and much more!