Bubba is the Chief Community Nerd, host of the Free Play podcast and one of the founding members of Love Thy Nerd. He serves as Technology Director at First Baptist Church of Marble Falls, TX. Bubba, and his wonderful wife Anna, have 3 children who are pretty good most of the time. A communal gamer at heart, Bubba loves to get in and play games with other people #gameNightIStheRightNight
Kate is the Chief Social Media Nerd and the best girl host of the Free Play podcast for Love Thy Nerd. Some of her favorite games ever include: Stardew Valley, the Assassin's Creed franchise, and Dragon Age: Inquisition. She also enjoys slime instagram accounts, salt & vinegar chips, and Dr. Pepper. Her husband Steven says that she dies too much in games.
Matt is the Chief Outreach Nerd and host of the Free Play podcast for Love Thy Nerd. When not bustin’ his rump for LTN, Matt can be found, more than likely, playing Gloomhaven. He and his wife Erin have something like a billion kids, and they all love to be in the woods all the time. If you follow him on Instagram, everything he posts is a day behind. You’ve been warned.
Matt is still mourning the loss of his horse Horpens in Red Dead 2. Bubba and Kate try to distract him by talking about what makes a groundbreaking game.
Chris and Hector shift focus this week to flip through the pages of comic book news and to talk about their passions of comics, community, and conventions.
What if gaming in the workplace actually made you a better employee and team player. New evidence on this is this week's topic.
We want to tell you a little bit about ourselves and ltalk about the interesting Anthem VIP Demo that fell into players’ hands this week.
The 2019 convention year kicks off for Love Thy Nerd at PAX South! Bubba and Matt are joined by Drew Dixon to talk about the convention and LTN's first year
2018 is almost over and that means so is the first year of Love Thy Nerd. It’s been a crazy 10 or so months and we’ve seen some amazing things happen. Our community has grown to over 1,300 people, we’ve done 2 recon trips and our website, podcasts and social media presence are all killing […]
We are throwing out all of the games we would like to see on this throwback classic. No game or franchise is off limits as we speculate wildly. Did we affirm or throw shade on your favorite game from your youth? More than Likely, both… and that’s what we want to talk about this week on the Free Play Podcast.
What is it that drives our need to bash the very thing we find so much joy and rest in? If we boycott is it honoring to those who sacrificed so much to create it? That’s what we want to talk about this week on the Free Play Podcast.
how do we do as much as we possibly can to stay current in our favorite areas of nerdom while still acting as a responsible, well-functioning adult that contributes to society? That’s what we want to talk about this week on the Free Play Podcast.
We’ve compiled a list of tabletop and video games to tie you over this Halloween, and that’s what we want to talk about this week on the free play podcast.