Orange Lounge Radio

Orange Lounge Radio is a Video Game podcast dedicated to what gamers really want to know, and the gamer lifestyle. An independent voice in a crowded world of video game podcasts, Orange Lounge Radio is dedicated to giving a forum for every gamer to have their voice. Hosted live weekly for the past nine years by DarkSakura, skie and LOKI, Orange Lounge Radio gives listeners the opportunity to interact directly with the show and give their feedback on the hot topics in the gaming industry thru live call-ins, a chatroom, e-mail, twitter and more. Winner of a Podcast Award for Best Gaming Podcast. Nominated for three Best of Live 365 awards. Tapes live on Sunday nights on the VOG Network.

Sadly a storm and subsequent power failure cut this episode of Orange Lounge Radio short, however in this salvaged audio from our Twitch stream, Rob and Loki sit down to discuss MAGFest, a new law in Japan about gaming modding, our gaming weeks, and a potential new gaming console. Jamie joins us in a recorded segment to talk about the Classic Game of the Week. Hopefully Mother Nature will be nicer to us next week, see you then!

Podcast by - 1/7/2019 11:46 PM Comments (1)

Fortnite is one of the biggest games out there right now, but it's made it a target for lawsuits including ones this week involving pop culture dances available for sale in the game. At what point are things parody, or creative works stolen for profits? Why is this being targeted now when games like World of Warcraft have had pop culture dances in them for some time? We discuss on this weeks episode of the show, including much more news as we get used to our new home for live broadcasts on Twitch at

Podcast by - 12/24/2018 3:42 AM Comments (0)

Many changes have happened at OLR Headquarters, including our move of the live show to! We spend a bit talking about the move this week, then get into talking about some of the weeks news in gaming, which includes news of Discord promises of profit sharing to developers. And this comes right off the heels of news regarding Epic's store last week. Sounds like the gaming store wars could be heating up!

Podcast by - 12/17/2018 4:11 AM Comments (0)

The Game Awards were given out this week, but with that came the reveal of LOTS of new games and things to look forward to in the new year. What were our thoughts on these awards? We discuss the show and the previews for the games to come. We also get into the gaming news of the week which includes a follow up to some of the Fallout 76 bag debacle from last weeks show.

Podcast by - 12/10/2018 5:13 AM Comments (0)

Fallout 76 continues to get negative feedback from folks on the internet this week, and this time a lot of the focus has to do with a bag promised in the collectors edition which changed materials from canvas to nylon. This didn't stop social media influencers from getting a canvas version of the bag though. We dig into this icky predicament and wonder what Bethesda can do to make this right. Then we get into the gaming news of the week which includes Nintendo making a big change on a controversial broadcasting and media sharing policy of theirs.

Podcast by - 12/3/2018 2:58 AM Comments (0)

Rob missed doing a show last week as he was attending Final Fantasy XIV Fan Fest! This weeks show starts off with him talking about his experiences at the show and about the new expansion. However there's plenty of other games to talk about too, and some big news that came up while we were out, including the fact that Sony plans to skip E3 2019. Is this bad for Sony? For E3? Or is it really not a big deal whatsoever? We discuss along with our LIVE participants.

Podcast by - 11/26/2018 4:07 AM Comments (1)

The story of Final Fantasy XV is going to be cut short, as previously planned DLC is canceled. What could this mean for the future of the Final Fantasy franchise as a whole? We discuss what we think went right and wrong with this big title. Sadly the sad news continues as a major publisher of game strategy guides announced they will close their doors. We discuss all this and more on another episode of Orange Lounge Radio!

Podcast by - 11/12/2018 3:34 AM Comments (0)

Blizzcon happened this weekend, which brought with it the controversial announcement of Diablo Immortal, a new diablo game designed for mobile phones. The internet has had a negative reaction to the announcement, but is the problem with the game itself, or with the messaging? We get into our takes on how the news could have been presented. We are also joined with special guest Shane, from the old Pokestop Podcast, who stops by to talk about one of the newest games he's played this week which turns out it one of the worst he has EVER played.

Podcast by - 11/5/2018 2:38 AM Comments (1)

We celebrate 750 episodes of our show by looking back at some of the stories from over the years, then jump right into the news for this week. We talk a bit about a new program to use Nintendo Labo in schools, which has us thinking back on educational games that really worked for us, and why they worked, and what educational games might try to do in the future. Also, we summarize the goings on at TwitchCon, which happened over the weekend.

Podcast by - 10/29/2018 1:51 AM Comments (0)

We have official word that a brand new console is coming in 2020, but it's not the Playstation 5 or the Next Xbox just yet, it's a new offering from Intellivision! The Amico was announced at a retro gaming expo over the weekend, and we talk about the direction that this console is taking, and if it sounds like something we might want to own or not.

Podcast by - 10/22/2018 1:27 AM Comments (0)