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In the wake of Activision Blizzard's PR nightmare, Riot Games announces a whole stack of new games, Fortnite enters it's second chapter, Konami continues sabotaging its reputation with a new pachinko machine, and Alex takes us back to the inception of humankind with a lot to say about "Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey."


DISCLAIMER: Our studio is under construction until January 2020! Our episodes until then may have more echo and background noise than you're used to since our recording space isn't set up to minimize these factors. We will still be working to bring you the best quality episodes we can with the resources at hand. Stay tuned!


League of Legends: Wild Rift YouTube: "League of Legends: Wild Rift Announce Trailer" (

Riot Games: "Project A" (

Nexus: "Introducing LOL ESports Manager" (…rts-manager/)

Legends of Runeterra: (

Polygon: "League of Legends fighting game is Riot’s ‘Project L'" (…ject-l-riot-games)

Polygon: "Blizzard postpones event in Taiwan amid Hong Kong protests" (…ong-kong-protests)

PCGamesN: "Reality is now content to parody itself, so Konami announces a Silent Hill slot machine" (


The Emerald GamesCast is a weekly video game news and discussion podcast from the Emerald Podcast Network with an industry focus. Hosted by three best friends, each episode will provide the listener with a week's worth of gaming headlines and conversation about current releases. Guests welcome, scripts discouraged and passion essential. Episodes come out Tuesdays.

Podcast editor Danny Latoni produced and edited this podcast. Graphic: Regan Nelson/Emerald. Theme music is "Flamingo (Azureflux Remix)" by Kero Kero Bonito (…zureflux_remix), modified under an Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License (

Danny Latoni produces and edits multiple podcasts for the Emerald Podcast desk weekly as the podcast desk editor. Danny specializes in working "behind-the-scenes" on projects and loves to collaborate across media platforms.