Category Archives: AmusementSparks Episode

Black Lives Matter feat. Sam Wright & Godswill Ugwa Jr.

Our most important episode is here! This is a thoughtful, optimistic, and wide ranging discussion about Black Lives Matter and our culture featuring Godswill Ugwa Jr. (Twitter) and Sam Wright (YouTube).

Music in this episode:

Keep it Real—KarpaBeats

Wake Up Everybody—Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes

I Can’t Breathe–H.E.R.

A Change is Gonna Come—Sam Cooke



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Hyrule: The Legend of Zelda Theme Park (feat. @VideoGameDoc)

Dr. Anthony Bean joins Andrew to design a next generation, interactive, and immersive Legend of Zelda Theme Park!


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Chiptune Theme Park feat. @cheapshot James York

@cheapshot from the CheapBeats record label joins the podcast to design a Chiptune Theme Park! Join the process of turning this incredible music aesthetic into a visual world to explore.

This episode features a lot of music, check the transcript for track titles. Oh yeah, we have transcripts now–on!

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Super Mario Theme Park

What if the Super Mario universe was turned into a theme park? One without the limitations of budget, functionality, or tradition? Strap into the rainbow road transit as we brainstorm our dream Super Mario Theme Park!

Today’s guest is Jeff Ryan, author of Super Mario: How Nintendo Conquered America and A Mouse Divided.

Amusement Sparks is a member of the FancyBat Podcast Collective.