Great Lakes Gaming

Reliable Source Of Casual Video Game Discussion

About the show

Deep within the cold depths of the land of Michigan, people are playing Video Games. Join Dan Allen, Nicholas Cartier, and a slew of other questionable characters as they tackle the latest in Gaming News, Preview Future Games, and Compete in obscure and overly difficult trivia games. The Great Lakes Gaming Podcast. Now with more snow.

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Episodes

  • Episode 29: Swamp Thing Speaks

    April 22nd, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 28 mins
    adult swim, anniversary, april, california, dead, doki doki literature club, e3, fools, game, game informer, game news, game theory, games, gamespot, geeks, glg, great lakes gaming, gun, ign, indy, kingdom hearts 3, l.a., lit, lit mit media, lmm, loot box, loot boxes, mario, mario cart, mario cart 8 deluxe, media, michigan, mit, monday, morning, nerd, new york, nindie, nintendo, nintendo switch, no mans sky, phoenix, podcast, pokemon, pokéchallenge, pokémon gold, pubg, pubg mobile, red, red dead redemption, redemption, rumors, sony, spyro, steep, sunday, switch, video games, xbox
  • Episode 28: Symphony of the Night Mitten

    April 14th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 21 mins
    adult swim, anniversary, april, california, dead, doki doki literature club, e3, fools, game, game news, game theory, games, gamespot, geeks, glg, great lakes gaming, gun, ign, indy, l.a., lit, lit mit media, lmm, mario, mario cart, mario cart 8 deluxe, media, michigan, mit, monday, morning, nerd, new york, nindie, nintendo, nintendo switch, phoenix, podcast, pokemon, pokéchallenge, pubg, pubg mobile, red, red dead redemption, redemption, rumors, shaq, shaquille o’neal, sony, spyro, steep, sunday, switch, syria, video games, xbox

    This week throws Mitten boys talk about Red Dead Redemption, they talk about their hopes for e3 and much more!

  • Episode 27: Mitten Combat Vol.2

    April 8th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 3 mins
    adult swim, anniversary, april, doki doki literature club, fools, game, games, geeks, glg, great lakes gaming, ign, indy, lit, lit mit media, lmm, mario, mario cart, mario cart 8 deluxe, media, michigan, mit, monday, morning, nerd, nindie, nintendo, nintendo switch, phoenix, podcast, pokemon, pokéchallenge, pubg, pubg mobile, shaq, shaquille o’neal, sony, spyro, steep, sunday, switch, video games, xbox

    This week the Lit Mit boys talk about the announcement of Shaq fu, The Spyro trilogy and the closer we play is what???¿?

  • Episode 26: Night Mitten

    April 1st, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 21 mins
    26, 26th anniversary, adult swim, april, episode 26, fools, game, games, geeks, glg, great lakes gaming, ign, indy, lit, lit mit media, lmm, media, michigan, mit, monday, morning, nerd, nindie, nintendo, nintendo switch, phoenix, podcast, pokemon, pokéchallenge, pubg, pubg mobile, sony, switch, video games, xbox

    This week, the Lit Mit boys tackle gaming news and actually don’t play an April fools prank.

  • Episode 25: GLG 25th Anniversary

    March 26th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 17 mins
    25, 25th anniversary, a way out, adult swim, episode 25, game, games, geeks, glg, great lakes gaming, indy, light fall, lit, lit mit media, lmm, media, michigan, mit, nerd, nindie, nindies, nintendo, nintendo switch, phoenix, podcast, pokemon, pokéchallenge, pubg, pubg mobile, sony, switch, video games, xbox

    This week, we planned on having a full house on the podcast. We had local Michigan artist and Lit Mit Media intern Dri in the studio among the normal cast of Trey, Kyle, Dan and Nick. Due to unforeseen audio issues we decided to re-record but the whole cast was unavailable. This week in podcasts Nick and Dan talk about The Nindies Summer Showcase, A Way Out and Nick gets hit with a PokéChallenge. We also apologize a lot for having to re-record due to audio difficulties.

  • Episode 24: Escape From Smash City

    March 18th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 1 min
    comedy, game, games, geek, great lakes gaming, lit, lit mit media, media, michigan, microsoft, mit, monday, nintendo, nintendo switch, outer wilds, playstation, playstation 4, podcast, sega, shadow of the colossus, sonic, sonic mania, sonic mania adventure, sony, switch, video, video game, xbox, xbox one

    Those Lit Mit boys are at it again. This week we talk about our adventures in Donkey Kong Country, we watch 3 trailers (Outer Wilds, Sonic R?, Sonic Mania Adventures) Plus for a special Closer, we create the worlds most convoluted video game. Rapid fire.

  • Episode 23: Smash City

    March 12th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 9 mins
    arms, battlefield, crash bandicoot, darksouls, direct, labo, lit, luigi, mario, mario cart 8, mario tennis, michigan, microsoft, neir automata, nintendo, nintendo direct, playstation 4, podcast, sony, south park, splatoon 2, ssb, super smash bros, video, video game, vr

    This week the Lit Mit boys dive head first into the news from the 3.8.18 Nintendo Direct.

  • Episode 22: Dogs

    March 4th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 7 mins
    blizzard, bloodborne, david cage, detroit, detroit become human, diablo, diablo 3, euro gamer, heavy rain, mighty no 9, nintendo, nintendo switch, ps4, psvr, rick and morty vr, sega, shadow of the colossus, video games, yakuza, yakuza 6

    This week on the podcast we discuss Sega giving away Yakuza 6 for free on accident, why Dan is less excited for Detroit after playing Heavy Rain, and what it truly means to be a father. All this plus a hoot and a holler. GLG.

  • Episode 21: Rough Sailing

    February 25th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 7 mins
    capital b, detective pikachu, evil within 2, horizon, mario, neir, nier, nintendo, nintendo switch, persona, persona5, platinum games, platonic, pokemon, pokemon go, ps4, ps4pro, psvr, pubg, resident evil, sega, shadow of the collosus, sonic, stardew valley, yookalaylee, zelda

    This week on the podcast the boys Kill All CITY's. All but one. Also discussion is had about the Sonic movie set to come out November 2019. Games are played, video games discussed, hearts touched. Great Lakes Gaming.

  • Episode 20: GLG Presents: The Gauntlet

    February 18th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 1 min
    20, dead, destiny, dqb, dragon quest builders, eurogamer, farpoint, farts, february, game leaks, games, gaming, ign, kotaku, lit mit media, media, microsoft, news, nintendo, podcast, pokemon, red, red dead redemption, redemption, rockstar, sega, smooth sailing, sonic, sony, the gauntlet, video, video games, vr

    This episode is a very special episode. It’s number 20 baby! This week we enter The Game Gauntlet. Two people enter for the chance to became the Ultimate Closer!

  • Episode 19: Mitten Quest VI

    February 11th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 4 mins
    19, dead, destiny, dqb, dragon quest builders, eurogamer, farpoint, farts, february, game leaks, games, ign, kotaku, lit mit media, media, microsoft, news, nintendo, podcast, pokemon, red, red dead redemption, redemption, rockstar, sega, smooth sailing, sonic, sony, video, video games, vr

    This week the Lit Mit boys go deep into the rumor mill.

  • Episode 18: This Is The Kyle Melville Show

    February 4th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 16 mins
    comedy, eurogamer, game, great lakes gaming, ign, kotaku, lit mit media, mario, mario odyssey, michigan, microsoft, news, nintendo, nintendo 3ds, nintendo switch, playstation, playstation 4, podcast, pokémon, sony, switch, video, video game, video game news, video game podcast, video games, xbox, xbox one

    Michigan’s favorite video game podcast.

  • Episode 17: Byte and Barq

    January 28th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 19 mins
    3ds, anthem, casual, comedy, ea, geoff keighley, great lakes, hideaki itsuno, hideo kojima, litmit, michigan, nintendo, playstation, popular mechamics, sea of thieves, switch, tga, video games, wii, wii u, wiiu, xbox

    Los Mitten Boys take some time this week to discuss Anthem, how we will look back on the Wii U in the future, the Sea of Thieves beta, partridge and a pear tree. Come for the games, stay for the sweet banter about Bill Nye.

  • Episode 16: Cardboard Origami

    January 21st, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 24 mins
    3ds, akira toriyama, casual, comedy, dbz, dragonball, dragonballfighterz, geoff keighley, great lakes, hideaki itsuno, hideo kojima, litmit, michigan, nintendo, playstation, switch, tga, video games, wii, wii u, xbox

    This week on that Mitten Cast, Nicholas Cartier Moderates the rest of the gang through the intricacies of Nintendo Labo. We talk Dragon Ball, upcoming Microsoft releases for Xbox, and even manage to find time for a trip to the Rumor Mill.

  • Episode 15: Nintendo Indirect Mini

    January 14th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 13 mins
    comedy, dk, donkey kong, entertainment, game, game news, games, goty, horizon, horizon zero dawn, magic, magic the gathering, mario, mario tennis, mario tennis aces, media, michigan, microsoft, mtg, news, nintendo, nintendo direct, nintendo direct mini, podcast, pokémon, pokémon go, psvr, sony, tennis, video, video game, video game podcast, video games, virtual reality, vr, xbox

    This week on the Mitten Cast, we dive deep into the latest Nintendo Direct from Jan 11th. We also go over the Michigan GOTY'S Awards including crowning our first PGOTY. All that and a Poke Challenge this week on GLG.

  • Episode 14: Fat Loads

    January 7th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 9 mins
    3ds, casual, comedy, great lakes, litmit, michigan, nintendo, playstation, psvr, switch, video games, wii, wii u, xbox

    This week on Great Lakes Gaming... Kyle and Cartier recall their journey through VR, Kingdom Hearts is subtly mentioned once, we go to the mill, we talk sweet numbers, and in the end we find out who is TRULY King of the Streets. This week in this week.