Rec Level 3 Podcast From the creative minds of Respawn Radio, comes a new show, REC Level 3. REC Level 3 expands on the gaming universe of Respawn and goes deeper into nerd/geek culture. From favorite gaming talk to Game of Thrones, the new podcast will cover a broader set of topics each week. Check it out here on the ESO Network every Friday at 11:30 AM EST. Join the post show after party every Wednesday night at 9:30 on twitch.tv/reclevel3 for interactive chat.

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REC Level 3 REC Level 3 is a gaming / nerd culture podcast. The hosts Jess & Stefano along with the producer Ryan talk about video games, table top gaming, comics, nerd/geek life, movies, and TV shows. They also provide in depth convention, tournament, midnight release coverage, and news from a fan perspective.

  • The Unspoken Tournament with Special Guest Adam Shramek, Farpoint PSVR first impressions
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on May 18, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    On this episode we talk about The Unspoken Tournament with Special Guest Adam Shramek, Farpoint PSVR first impressions, and What's News! Please leave us a comment or rating on iTunes, and tell your friends! You can also follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Twitch at reclevel3 or on our website reclevel3.com You can also join the conversation on Twitch.tv/reclevel3 or on Facebook Live Wednesday nights at 9 PM EST/6 PM PST. For exclusive coverage and giveaways, become a patron at Patreon.com/RecLevel3 NEWS: The Fractured But Whole Will Be Out In October Nier Automata Still Hasn't Been Patched On PC New Battlestar Galactica Strategy Game Coming To PC The Seven Hardest-to-Master Video Games of All Time Zelda: Breath of the Wild Cheats Open Up A World Of Possibilities The Bootleg Amiibo Business Is Booming, Thanks To Nintendo The Witcher source material to be adapted as a Netflix series I Paid Women To Play Overwatch With Me, And It Was Fantastic […]

  • Special Guest Renee Cooper Joins Us to talk MomoCon
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on May 11, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    Special Guest Renee Cooper Joins Us to talk MomoCon! Also we chat about Underrated Open World Games, Dead Cells, & What's News! We'd love to hear from you and comments are always welcome on our website reclevel3.com, facebook or Twitter @RECLevel3 and anywhere you're watching or listening to this episode. You can also join the conversation on Twitch.tv/reclevel3 or on Facebook Live Wednesday nights at 9 PM EST/6 PM PST. For exclusive coverage and giveaways, become a patron at Patreon.com/RecLevel3 Speaking of What's News: 'Mass Effect: Andomeda' Update: Want the new outfit? You have to start a brand-new game Valve and Pixvana Bring High-quality Adaptive VR Video to Steam, Beta Launches Today Gordon Ramsay Will Say Mean Things To You In The New Version Of His Mobile Game EA goes from cautious to “bullish” on Nintendo Switch support Prey Runs Remarkably Well On My Wimpy Microsoft Surface Tablet BioWare Montreal Scaled Down, Mass Effect Put On Ice For Now Study: Most nongamers don’t know what Nintendo Switch is Overwatch League Costs As Much as $15 Million to Acquire a Team Slot EA expects 40% of industry-wide game sales to be digital this year Google acquires Job Simulator dev Owlchemy Labs PlayStation picks up former Lionhead studio director Stuart Whyte &nbs […]

  • Retro Games and the Adults that Play Them
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on May 4, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    This week's episode we discuss: Retro Games and the Adults that Play them, AI in Video Games, What's News! We also give first impressions on Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 and Rick & Morty VR. We'd love to hear from you and comments are always welcome on our website reclevel3.com, Facebook or Twitter @RECLevel3 and anywhere you're watching or listening to this episode. You can also join the conversation on Twitch.tv/reclevel3 or on Facebook Live Wednesday nights at 9 PM EST/6 PM PST. For exclusive coverage and giveaways, become a patron at Patreon.com/RecLevel3 In the News: Tumbleseed Is An Adventure You Tilt Your Character Through   Horizon Zero Dawn Patch Will Make Photo Mode Even Better   Paladins Free Open Beta Launches On Consoles   A Hand Drawn RPG About Everyday Life   A New World Record For Beating Fallout: New Vegas Fast   The 8 Best Games For The Nintendo Switc […]

  • Nintendo goes the limited edition toy company route
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on April 20, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    Welcome to this episode of #GameTalk by REC Level 3. On this episode we discuss: Turtle Beach Elite Pro Reviews, Apple AirPods, Nintendo goes the limited edition toy company route, and what's news! Sources: Nintendo to launch SNES mini this year One-upping the NES Classic Edition with the Raspberry Pi 3 and RetroPie Watchmen Is Getting an R-Rated Animated Adaptation Uncharted: The Lost Legacy Launching August 22 ESA proves Microsoft on correct path as physical game sales decline and gamers want best graphics ‘Ultimate Epic Battle Simulator’ Reportedly Draws 11 Million YouTube Views In Three Days Of Activity VR’s Latest Miracle Is Making Licensed Video Games Exciting Again […]

  • MomoCon Tips, Favorite Weapons in Games, Nerding Out, and News!
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on April 13, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    We talk about MomoCon Tips, Favorite Weapons in Games, Nerding Out, and News! Also, we review the SubPac M2 and talk more about Turtle Beach. […]

  • Oculus vs PSVR, Nintedo Switch Bendgate 2017 - #GameTalk
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on April 6, 2017 at 8:55 pm

    Oculus vs PSVR, Nintedo Switch Bendgate 2017 - #GameTalk […]

  • Gaming Flashbacks, Has VR Faded?, Old Time Hockey - #GameTalk - REC Level 3
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on March 30, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    Welcome to this episode of #GameTalk by REC Level 3 where we talk about Gaming Flashbacks, Has VR Faded?, Old Time Hockey, and what's news!   We'd love to hear from you and comments are always welcome on our website reclevel3.com, facebook or Twitter @RECLevel3 and anywhere you're watching or listening to this episode.   You can also join the conversation on Twitch.tv/reclevel3 or on Facebook Live Wednesday nights at 9 PM  EST/6 PM PST. For exclusive coverage and giveaways, become a patron at Patreon.com/RecLevel3   News:   Card Thief Is A Perfect Mashup Of Playing Cards And Stealth   Heroes of the Storm’s 2.0 update will add Overwatch’s loot system   Battlefield Introduces Premium Friends Program   Gear VR's own virtual reality controller hits shelves next month   PSA: Xbox One Update Brings Beam Streaming, Changes To Guide Today   3 Benefits to Using Procedural Generation in Upcoming Roguevania Game ‘Dead Cells’   PlayStation Plus games for April 2017 include Drawn to Death, Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetim […]

  • Mass Effect Andromeda, Turtle Beach for your Switch, Big Games coming this Spring - #GameTalk
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on March 23, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    Welcome to this episode of #GameTalk by REC Level 3. On this episode, we'll discuss: Mass Effect Andromeda, Turtle Beach for your Switch, Big Games coming this Spring, and what's news! We'd love to hear from you and comments are always welcome on our website reclevel3.com, facebook or Twitter @RECLevel3 and anywhere you're watching or listening to this episode. You can also join the conversation on Twitch.tv/reclevel3 or on Facebook Live Wednesday nights at 9 PM EST/6 PM PST. For exclusive coverage and giveaways, become a patron at Patreon.com/RecLevel3 Turtle Beach Review: Turtle Beach Recon 50X Turtle Beach Stealth 350VR (REC Level 3 Top Choice) Topics: 'Robo Recall' Mod Pack Makes It Easy To Change The Game, And People Are Using It Every Big Game Coming Out In Spring 2017 NEWS: Holobunnies: Pause Café Out Now on Steam and itch.io for $4.99 Assassin's Creed TV Series Is On The Way Nice PS4 Deals Include A Four-Game System Bundle For $300 Development Update - Bloodstained for Nintendo Switch Facebook takes on Twitch with its own live gameplay streaming Nintendo Finally Talks Switch Joy-Con Issues, Says They're Now Fixed Latest PlayStation 4 Update Is Causing Network Issues For Some Users &nbs […]

  • Horizon: Zero Dawn, Nintendo Switch, GDC 2017, Oculus Rift, Ghost Recon - #GameTalk
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on March 9, 2017 at 5:34 pm

    On this episode of #GameTalk by REC Level 3 we talk about Horizon: Zero Dawn, Nintendo Switch, GDC 2017, Oculus Rift, Ghost Recon and What's News!   Job Simulator devs hack Overwatch into their own game, and it’s hilarious   NES Classic Edition’s best wireless solution adds Nintendo Switch Joy-Con support   Destiny’s Age Of Triumph Details Revealed   Huge No Man's Sky Update Out Now, Adds New Features, Vehicles, Permadeath, And A Lot More   You can unlock Link’s classic green tunic in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild   Video Streaming Services Such As Netflix And Hulu Will Arrive On Nintendo Switch "In Time"   How long will it take to play Middle-earth: Shadow of War?   PlayStation 4 system update adds external HHD support, Boost Mode, and mor […]

  • Ghost Recon Beta, Nintendo Switch Headphones, Life Through Games - #GameTalk
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on February 25, 2017 at 2:30 pm

    On this week's episode, brought to you by Toast (www.toastmade.com), we discuss: Ghost Recon Beta, Nintendo Switch Headphones, Life Through Games and What's News!   PS4, PC Getting M-Rated Arcade Hockey Game Next Month: http://www.gamespot.com/articles/ps4-pc-getting-m-rated-arcade-hockey-game-next-mon/1100-6448200/ Pillars of Eternity 2 Hits $4Million, New Stretch Goal Reveled: http://www.gamespot.com/articles/pillars-of-eternity-2-hits-4-million-new-stretch-g/1100-6448199/ Elite: Dangerous 2.3 expansion adds camera, multicrew - and a certain 7 exoplanets: https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2017/02/elite-dangerous-2-3-expansion-adds-camera-multicrew-and-a-certain-7-exoplanets/ Overwatch Wins Game of The Year at the DICE Awards, Surprising No One: http://kotaku.com/overwatch-wins-game-of-the-year-at-the-dice-awards-sur-1792712347 Overwatch's New Character Teased Again: http://www.gamespot.com/articles/overwatchs-new-character-teased-again/1100-6448193/ ZeniMax Files Injunction Against Oculus Over Use of 'Stolen Tech': http://www.gamespot.com/articles/zenimax-files-injunction-against-oculus-over-use-o/1100-6448175/ BioShock developer Irrational Games rebrands as Ghost Story: http://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/292413/BioShock_developer_Irrational_Games_rebrands_as_Ghost_Story.php Find us on: Facebook.com/RECLevel3 Twitter.com/RECLevel3 Patreon.com/RECLevel3 Also on: Youtube, iHeartRadio, TuneIn, iTunes, Google Play Music, Stitcher, or where ever great podcasts are served. […]

  • For Honor Review, Sniper Elite 4, PewDiePie & What's News - #GameTalk
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on February 16, 2017 at 2:00 pm

    On this week's episode we talk about For Honor Review, Sniper Elite 4, Should Online personalities be responsible for what they say? and more! In this week's news: Get ready for true LAN parties with the Nintendo Switchhttps://arstechnica.com/gaming/2017/02/get-ready-for-true-lan-parties-with-the-nintendo-switch/ Pokémon Go Update Will Finally Add 80 New Monsters From Gold and Silver Later This Week http://kotaku.com/pokemon-go-update-will-finally-add-80-new-monsters-from-1792370601 Battlefield 1 Winter Update Raises Class Level Cap, Brings Back Ribbons http://www.ign.com/articles/2017/02/15/battlefield-1-winter-update-raises-class-level-cap-brings-back-ribbons Watch Dogs 2 Gets a New Ending, May Be Teasing Watch Dogs 3's Setting http://www.ign.com/articles/2017/02/15/watch-dogs-2-gets-a-new-ending-may-be-teasing-watch-dogs-3s-setting Valve cans Steam Greenlight, replacing service with Steam Direct later in 2017 http://www.develop-online.net/news/valve-cans-steam-greenlight-replacing-service-with-steam-direct-later-in-2017/0229454?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+DevelopOnline+%28Develop+Online+Feed%29 PS4 Pro's Boost Mode Analyzed In Assassin's Creed, Bloodborne, Batman: Arkham Knight, More http://www.gamespot.com/articles/ps4-pros-boost-mode-analyzed-in-assassins-creed-bl/1100-6447797/ Forza Horizon 3 hits 2.5M copies sold, pushing Forza series above $1B http://www.polygon.com/2017/2/13/14599082/forza-horizon-3-sales Find us on: Facebook.com/RECLevel3 Twitter.com/RECLevel3 Patreon.com/RECLevel3 Also on: Youtube, iHeartRadio, TuneIn, iTunes, Google Play Music, Stitcher, or where ever great podcasts are served. […]

  • Resident Evil 7, VR is Back - #GameTalk
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on February 3, 2017 at 9:34 pm

    Welcome to this episode of #GameTalk by REC Level 3. On this episode, we'll discuss: RE7, VR is Back, and what's news! We'd love to hear from you and comments are always welcome on our website reclevel3.com, facebook or Twitter @RECLevel3 and anywhere you're watching or listening to this episode. You can also find us on Patreon at patreon.com/reclevel3 where not only do you get cool stuff, it makes us smile. 🙂 […]

  • #NerdLove - REC Level 3 - Playful Flirting? Boring Relationships
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on February 1, 2017 at 11:30 pm

     My girlfriend keeps flirting with guys during online gaming,  I'e asked her to stop but she says it's just playful flirting and doesn't mean anything because they're random guys she'll never meet... I don't know what to do.   I'm feeling bored in my relationship, me and my girlfriend used to play games all the time and just enjoy being around each other.  We haven't played a game together in what seems like months. please help! […]

  • #GameTalk - REC Level 3 - Nintendo Switch Updates, Resident Evil 7
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on January 27, 2017 at 7:44 pm

    Welcome to this episode of #GameTalk by REC Level 3, On this episode, we'll discuss: Nintendo Switch updates, Resident Evil 7 and what's news! We'd love to hear from you and comments are always welcome on our website reclevel3.com, facebook or Twitter @RECLevel3 and anywhere you're watching or listening to this episode. We're also on Patreon at patreon.com/reclevel3  http://venturebeat.com/2017/01/13/what-is-nintendo-switch-everything-you-need-to-know-about-the-new-console/   http://www.gamespot.com/articles/why-switch-doesnt-include-any-bundled-games/1100-6446940/  http://www.gamespot.com/articles/the-legend-of-zelda-breath-of-the-wild-file-size-i/1100-6446937/ http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2017/01/14/the-nintendo-switch-supports-up-to-256-gigabyte-micro-sd-cards.aspx   http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2017-01-13-streetpass-and-miiverse-wont-be-used-with-nintendo-switch  http://venturebeat.com/2017/01/13/nintendos-premium-switch-online-subscription-gives-you-limited-time-trials-of-snes-games/    http://www.polygon.com/nintendo-switch/2017/1/13/14263186/nintendo-switch-lineup-wii-wiiu-3ds-comparison  http://venturebeat.com/2017/01/13/mario-kart-8-deluxe-on-nintendo-switch-runs-at-1080p-and-60-fps-on-tv-720p60-fps-in-handheld-mode/  http://www.gamespot.com/articles/xbox-home-button-functionality-changing-to-help-im/1100-6446945/    http://www.gamespot.com/articles/lucasfilm-confirms-it-has-no-plans-to-digitally-re/1100-6446943/  http://kotaku.com/titanfall-mobile-game-dies-before-it-lived-1791188603    http://arstechnica.com/security/2017/01/whatsapp-and-friends-take-umbrage-at-report-its-crypto-is-backdoored/ http://www.gameinformer.com/games/quarantine/b/pc/archive/2017/01/13/contain-deadly-pathogens-and-save-humanity-in-pc-title-quarantine.aspx  http://www.gamespot.com/articles/new-kong-skull-island-trailer-features-maximum-mon/1100-6446923/ http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2017/01/13/funny-to-a-point-god-help-me-i-can-t-stop-playing-stardew-valley.aspx &nbs […]

  • #GameTalk - REC Level 3 - Hearthstone fighting, Nintendo Switch Launch pricing, Getting Kicked
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on January 13, 2017 at 2:30 pm

    On this episode, we'll discuss: Everyone was Hearthstone fighting, Nintendo Switch Launch, Getting kicked for being too good, and what's news! We'd love to hear from you and comments are always welcome on our website reclevel3.com, facebook or Twitter @RECLevel3 and anywhere you're watching or listening to this episode. You can find us now on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/reclevel3   http://kotaku.com/battlefield-1-players-are-getting-banned-for-playing-to-1791077572   https://flipboard.com/@flipboard/flip.it%2FsG_ppY-elon-musk-still-recommends-overwatch-sa/f-928022ff98%2Fgamespot.com   http://www.forbes.com/sites/erikkain/2017/01/11/the-new-horizon-zero-dawn-trailer-will-make-you-a-believer/#2b9ed7fe6a6b   http://www.ibtimes.com/red-dead-redemption-2-release-date-accidentally-leaked-online-store-accepts-preorders-2472160   https://www.extremetech.com/computing/242433-two-razers-triple-screen-laptop-prototypes-stolen-ces   https://flipboard.com/@flipboard/flip.it%2FpGnkEu-gravity-rush-2-is-2017s-first-excellent/f-35791f026e%2Ftheverge.com   http://www.gamespot.com/articles/mass-effect-andromeda-will-support-hdr-on-xbox-one/1100-6446731/   http://arstechnica.com/cars/2017/01/sim-racing-hits-the-big-time-with-the-1-million-vegas-erace/   http://www.gamespot.com/articles/gears-of-war-judgment-cost-60-million-and-made-100/1100-6446746/   http://www.polygon.com/2017/1/9/14213482/disney-kids-tv-set-top-box-4k   http://venturebeat.com/2017/01/09/hearthstones-winter-championship-will-fly-south-to-the-bahamas-with-a-250000-prize-purse/   &nbs […]

  • #NerdLove - Move in my collection, sharing hobbies.
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on January 12, 2017 at 4:21 am

    Stefano and Jess are two nerds that have managed to have very long and happy marriages. They answer your nerdy love and relationship questions. This week's questions from readers are: I love and have many nerdy collectibles, pop vinyls, collector editions from games and anime. My boyfriend and I are moving in together and he wants me to get rid of them... I don't know what to do??? I found out my new girlfriend is into cosplay, it seems interesting and fun, how can I share this hobby with her without feeling like I'm getting in the way? If you have a question for us send it to love@reclevel3.com […]

  • #GameTalk - REC Level 3 - Death & Memorials in Games, Platinum hunting, Player exploits.... cheating?
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on January 6, 2017 at 2:30 pm

    Welcome to this episode of #GameTalk by REC Level 3. On this episode, we'll discuss: Death & Memorials in Games, Platinum hunting, Player exploits.... cheating? and what's news! We'd love to hear from you and comments are always welcome on our website reclevel3.com, facebook or Twitter @RECLevel3 and anywhere you're watching or listening to this episode. http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/online-funerals-gamers-friends-never-met-gaming-death-social-network-world-of-warcraft-skyrim-a7507836.html http://www.greenlightgames.co.uk/elite-dangerous-carrie-fisher-memorial/ https://bonuslevelgaming.com/2017/01/04/players-are-already-exploiting-overwatchs-new-map/ http://www.ibtimes.com.au/lenovo-launches-new-microsoft-windows-compatible-virtual-reality-vr-headset-ces-2017-1538627 https://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2017/01/04/mass-effect-andromeda-release-date/ https://flipboard.com/@flipboard/flip.it%2FF07Tw1-how-a-mature-board-game-became-the-bigg/f-8378432a06%2Fpolygon.com http://www.gamespot.com/articles/closed-crytek-studio-reborn-as-independent-develop/1100-6446580/ […]

  • #NerdLove - REC Level 3 - Distractions, Communication and Amends
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on January 5, 2017 at 4:40 am

    #NerdLove - REC Level 3 - Distractions, Communication, and Amends This week's questions from listeners are: I accidentally hurt a girl's feelings. What can I do to make amends? We both have vastly different taste in games and we're constantly fighting over the tv to play different stuff, besides getting another TV, how do we fix the issue? Is it ok to make whoopie during gaming sessions?   Send us your #NerdLove Love & Relationship questions to love@reclevel3.com […]

  • #GameTalk by REC Level 3 - Goodbye 2016
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on December 30, 2016 at 2:30 pm

    Welcome to this episode of #GameTalk by REC Level 3. On this episode, we'll discuss: Nintendo Switch Leaks, Most Anticipated Games of 2017, and what's news! we'd love to hear from you and comments are always welcome on our website reclevel3.com, facebook or Twitter @RECLevel3 and anywhere you're watching or listening to this episode. RIP Carrie Fisher. May your journey continue in a galaxy far far away... […]

  • #GameTalk - REC Level 3 - EP 26 - FFXV, DriveClub VR, Google Home vs Amazon Echo Dot
    by Jess Roberts, Stefano Echanique, & Ryan Clayton on December 26, 2016 at 2:30 pm

    Welcome to this episode of #GameTalk by REC Level 3. On this episode, we'll discuss. What we've been nerding out to, Drive Club VR, Final Fantasy 15, and what's news! New episodes of #GameTalk can be downloaded or streamed on Monday morning. Our live stream and #nerdlove on Wednesday nights and #ShowTalk on Friday mornings. We'd love to hear from you and comments are always welcome on our website reclevel3.com, facebook or Twitter @RECLevel3 and anywhere you're watching or listening to this episode. […]

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