About This Show
The 1099 is an interview-based podcast that highlights the best writers, YouTubers, developers, publishers, and people in video games (and sometimes media/sports). Host Josiah Renaudin, a former writer for GameSpot and IGN and current editor for developer Tangent Games, brings on guests from all over the industry to talk about what they do, current trends, and methods for breaking into games.
Big thanks to Simon Viklund for writing the wonderful theme music. You can check out his work at www.simonviklund.com. Also, thanks to the talented Aaron Sanfillippo for the logo design. Find him at www.ajscreative.com.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 149: MMAFighting Deputy Managing Editor Marc Raimondi on the Highs and Lows of Sports Media
5 days ago
On this week's episode, the deputy managing editor for MMAFighting.com and the treasurer at the Mixed Martial Arts Journalists Association, Marc Raimondi, joins host Josiah Renaudin to discuss sports media and the challenges of covering combat sports. Marc details what it was like covering sports in New York City, the value of a journalism degree today, whether or not you need to live in a big city to cover sports, how CTE impacts the way we watch MMA, the difficulties of writing about an athlete and then watching them get knocked out, and the major story lines to watch in 2018.