Three Extra Lives

A Podcast About Video Games & Trivia

About the show

Three Extra Lives is a video game and trivia podcast for gamers on the move.

❤️ Focus on the stories that don't quite make the front page.
💚 Root for the indie game underdogs.
💙 Celebrate video games in a positive environment.

Three Extra Lives is a fresh perspective on gaming. Without getting caught up in the drama of Triple A titles, day one DLC, or sensationalized video game "news," this weekly show is quick and digestible. Episodes "Levels" run for around 15-20 minutes.

It's dangerous to go alone.... take three extra lives instead!

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Episodes

  • Level 030: SEED Pioneers, Hearthstone History, Simply Simulating

    November 12th, 2019  |  25 mins 32 secs
    blizzcon, bossa, esports, hearthstone, i am fish, indie-games, pigeon simulator, seed pioneers, trash bandits, trivia, video-games

    Go where nobody has gone before in SEED Pioneers Alpha, Hearthstone History made at BlizzCon 2019, and developer Bossa has created 3 prototypes for gamers to test out which one will get made into a full release.

  • Level 029: Little Nightmares, Game Moments That Scare, Amnesia: The Dark Descent

    October 29th, 2019  |  26 mins 13 secs
    amnesia, halloween special, horror games, indie-games, little nightmares, trivia, video-games

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  • Level 028: Remote Play Together, Asphalt Legends, Day of Dragons

    October 22nd, 2019  |  21 mins 43 secs
    asphalt legends, day of dragons, free to play, harry potter, indie-games, kickstarter, nintendo switch, online gaming, racing games, remote play, steam, trivia, video-games, wizards unite

    Steam is introducing a way to play local multiplayer games over the Internet, Asphalt 9: Legends hits Nintendo Switch, and did Wizards Unite accidentally help fund an indie game Kickstarter campaign?

  • Level 027: Everspace 2 Kickstarter, Vegetarian Mode, Planet Alpha

    October 15th, 2019  |  23 mins
    cooking mama, everspace 2, humble monthly, indie-games, kickstarter, nintendo switch, planet alpha, trivia, video-games

    Everspace 2 warps onto Kickstarter, The new Cooking Mama game gets a Vegetarian Mode, and Planet Alpha is an action platformer set on a beautiful alien world filled with mystery and danger.

  • Level 026: Sonic Amateur Games Expo, Mario Kart Tour, Party Syncing

    October 8th, 2019  |  25 mins 9 secs
    indie-games, mario kart tour, nintendo, party sync, sonic amteur expo, trivia, video-games, world of warcraft

    What is the Sonic Amateur Game Expo, Mario Kart Tour releases on mobile to mixed reviews, and a revolutionary feature has arrived in World of Warcraft which means no more worrying about levels when playing with friends

  • Level 025: The Path of Destinies, Blood for Games, The Adventure Pals

    October 1st, 2019  |  22 mins 46 secs
    blood drive, indie-games, red cross, rpg, stories: the path of destinies, the adventure pals, trivia, twitchcon, video-games

    Play through an enchanted storybook in Stories: The Path of Destinies, Pay for a video game with blood, and The Adventure Pals is an epic adventure platformer fueled by imagination, friendship, and the dark side of hot dogs.

  • Level 024: A Plague Tale: Innocence, Super Nintendo World, Cat Quest

    September 24th, 2019  |  23 mins 29 secs
    a plague tale: innocence, cat quest, indie-games, super nintendo world, trivia, video-games

    Play the first chapter of A Plague Tale: Innocence for free, Super Nintendo World is almost here, and Cat Quest is an open-world RPG set in the pawsome world of cats!

  • Level 023: One Strike, Civilization Spreadsheet, That Tardy is Hardy

    September 17th, 2019  |  22 mins 52 secs
    civilization, indie-games, nintendo switch, one strike, spreadsheet, tardy, trivia, video-games

    Travel to medieval Japan in a fast and furious 2D fighting game, Sid Meier's Civilization now available on Microsoft Excel, and get your best brain scratching finger at the ready for Tardy, as you solve the mystery of a crew disappearance through terminal and gadget puzzles

  • Level 022: Zenith The Cyberpunk MMO, A Racing Tribute, Sin Slayers

    September 10th, 2019  |  24 mins 29 secs
    cyberpunk, formula one, indie-games, mmo, racing, rpg, sin slayers, trivia, turn based, video-games, vr, zenith

    Put on your VR headset and enter Zenith: The Cyberpunk MMO, F1 video gamers pay tribute to Anthoine Hubert, Sin Slayers, a rogue-lite turn-based RPG set in a dark fantasy world

  • Level 021: ATMOS: Holodeck Training, Warcraft Winning, Golf Story

    September 3rd, 2019  |  19 mins 7 secs
    atmos, golf story, indie-games, nintendo switch, rp, trivia, video-games, world of warcraft

    Get co-operative in ATMOS: Holodeck Training, Finding new meaning by Roleplaying in World of Warcraft, and it's birdies galore in Golf Story on Nintendo Switch

  • Level 020: Addicted to DingDong, Playing Games Differently, Moonrise Fall

    August 20th, 2019  |  17 mins 47 secs
    ding dong xl, indie-games, moonrise fall, nintendo switch, trivia, video-games

    DingDong XL addiction on Nintendo Switch time, A look into how video games get played differently, and Moonrise Fall, an atmospheric exploration puzzle game about a boy who finds himself lost in a supernatural forest.

  • Level 019: What is Roblox?, Yoku's Island Express, Sending Kind Words

    August 13th, 2019  |  18 mins 22 secs
    humble, indie-games, kind words, roblox, trivia, video-games, yoku's island express

    Roblox is one of the biggest games in the world and Thom has never heard of it, Yoku's Island Express is a unique blend of pinball and platforming, and Kind Words let's you write nice letters to real people.

  • Level 018: Gaga for Garfield, Where Games Take You, Silent Heroes of Warcraft

    August 6th, 2019  |  18 mins 34 secs
    dreamcast, garfield kart, indie-games, shenmue, trivia, video-games, world of warcraft

    The Steam user who loves Garfield, The impact of video games and where they take us in real life, and a deaf guild in World of Warcraft that's showing actions speak louder than words!

  • Level 017: SlipSlop Challenge, Super Mario Baby Maker, Kingdoms of the Dump

    July 30th, 2019  |  19 mins 37 secs
    indie-games, kickstarter, kingdoms of the dump, slipslop, super mario maker 2, trivia, video-games

    Rise to the challenge in SlipSop, Super Mario Maker 2 parent gets creative, Take out the trash in Kingdoms of the Dump

  • Level 016: Orange Island, Back to Middle Earth, The FurryFury Flurry

    July 22nd, 2019  |  22 mins 55 secs
    amazon, furryfury, indie-games, kickstarter, lord of the rings, orange island, trivia, video-games

    A new game for NES on Kickstarter, Amazon is making a Lord of the Rings MMO, and FurryFury is a Free2Play beast-rolling physics-based online arena brawl

  • Level 015: Play The Spire, Pokémon Go On, Himno: The Silent Melody

    July 16th, 2019  |  22 mins 45 secs
    himno, indie-games, pokemon go, slay the spire, trivia, video-games

    Slay The Spire is the perfect vacation game, Pokémon Go is changing lives, A new game set in the Himno world awaits