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 044 - Infinite Warfare Beta, Thumper, Rockstar Teases & More!
This week the guys are joined by friend of the show Adnan Agha and dive into all of Overwatch’s new Halloween-themed stuff, Cam’s thoughts on the Infinite Warfare beta, new GTA V DLC, Hearthstone, Thumper, and Hidden My Game by Mom. Yup, that is how it’s actually spelled. In the news it’s more BF1 updates, a delay for a highly anticipated horror game, Esports as a college major, and the infamous Rockstar Red Dead tease. Rounding out the show is another Coupon Corner, Questions, and of course our recommendations for the week in our Feelin’ It segment. So tune in and join the conversation!