The Optional Podcast
About This Show
The Optional is a fresh new take on the world of video game criticism. We represent everyone who loves and respects the artform alongside all other aspects of culture who don’t fit the typical cliche of a “gamer”. This is video game commentary for the rest of us.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 055 - First One In, Last One Out the Club
5 days ago
It is official. Nintendo has unveiled ALL of the Switch’s details and tons more so we’ve got tons to discuss. Everything from bugged out Joy Con tech, overpriced accessories, the launch lineup, and Paul goes into his experience at Nintendo NYC. As always, we’ve got some of the week’s hottest deals, some amazing questions from you all, and our recommendations for the week that you don’t wanna miss. So secure those wrist straps, tune in and join the conversation!