Nathan K returns to the podcast to design a heck-based theme park! Trigger warnings: Religious imagery Violence Death Music featured in this episode: 10:39 Disco Inferno–The Trammps 25:57 Bad Believer–St. Vincent 32:25 (Don’t Fear) The Reaper–Blue Oyster Cult 43:25 Runnin with the Devil–the bird and the bee 55:42 You’re Sweet Six Six … Continue reading Underworld Land →
Joe from Brave World Anime returns to the podcast, this time bringing the amazing horror/adventure anime Made in Abyss! This episode was recorded live at Wasabi Con Online 2020. All songs are from the Made in Abyss Soundtrack by Kevin Penkin 6:52 To the Abyss 22:57 Those Everyday Feels 31:41 Prayer and Immolation … Continue reading Made in Abyss Theme Park →
If you’re into Japan, pop culture, or the power of products, you should read Pure Invention! This episode is a discussion with the author that covers those topics and more. Check out Pure Invention at your favorite local book store!
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nic robes returns to the show to celebrate and discuss merch! Music featured in this episode: 10:00 Souvenir–Johnnyswim 19:22 The Merchandise–David Nance 32:55 Getting the Bills But No Merchandise–Clarence Carter 49:00 The Sorcerer’s Apprentice and His Magical Bag of Riffs (L’apprenti Sorcier)–The Halloween Machine 54:16 A Day in the Life–The Beatles
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Ben from The Cartoncast, The Watchtower, and The Lost Omens Podcast returns to the show! On this episode, we brainstormed a theme park around the immersive fantasy RPG series, Dragon Age. Recorded live at RPG Alliance Con 2020. Music Featured in this Episode: 16:54 Dragon Age: Origins — Inon Zur 35:15 Destiny of Love — … Continue reading Dragon Age Theme Park →
Acclaimed fantasy painter Larry Elmore is here! In this interview, Larry shares his experiences, perspective, and insights into his career. Check out GiantLands on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.
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Alice White and Buddy Duquesne from Those Happy Places join to design a theme park for Atlantis: The Lost Empire and Treasure Planet! Music featured in this episode: 9:34 12 Years Later — James Newton Howard 22:20 I’m Still Here (Jim’s Theme) — John Rzeznik 54:02 The Leviathan — James Newton Howard 1:12:16 Atlantis … Continue reading Atlantis and Treasure Planet →
Sam Wright (Twitter, YouTube) returns to the program to brainstorm a WWE theme park! Even tho it’s wrestling, there’s still some good music on this episode: 17:50 The Time is Now (John Cena)–WWE, John Cena, Tha Trademarc 24:13 WWE: I Won’t Do What You Tell Me (Stone Cold)–WWE, Jim Johnston 39:12 If You Smell…? … Continue reading WWE Theme Park →
Victoria Jeon brings the amazing MMORPG, Final Fantasy XIV to Amusement Sparks! Music featured in this episode: 3:15 Solid (from Heavensward) — Masayoshi Soken 19:45 Black and White (from Heavensward) — Masayoshi Soken 51:07 Freefall (from THE FAR EDGE OF FATE) — Masayoshi Soken 59:45 Grounded (from THE FAR EDGE OF FATE) — Masayoshi Soken … Continue reading Final Fantasy XIV Theme Park →
Over the Garden Wall gets the Amusement Sparks treatment! Shout out to Justine and Larisa from Starship Therapise for all the design work and excellent conversation. Check out their podcast and book coming out in May! Preorder here 🙂 All links can be found here! Music used in this episode: 9:37 Adelaide Parade–The Blasting Company … Continue reading Over the Garden Wall →