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.
We touch on Microsoft’s acquisition of Bethesda, Matt shares how he managed to successfully pre-order himself a Playstation 5 amidst the chaos of pre-orders
After the excitement of our 100th live episode, we update you all on what really matters: Matt’s sick chicken, new cat, and Bubba’s bent back. And trust us, Kate hasn’t laughed that hard in a while. We catch up on the latest that we’ve been playing, what we’re looking at playing, and MORE this week […]
Free Play turns 100 as Bubba, Matt, and Kate talk about walking horses in circles, the history of the show, and how Matt is really the funny one.
Bubba, Matt & Kate are scattered to the winds before their 100th episode! That means you get the B-team of Jonathan and Aaron talking about Fortnite!
We played a ton of games during GenCon Online and streamed every last second of that experience. Was it worth the time and effort to put it all together?
Matt, Bubba, and I are ALL playing Ghost of Tsushima and we wanted to chat more about our in-game experiences. But first, we answer our good friend Frost’s question: what did Kate (aka me) do with Disney? I share some random stories about that time before we dig into what we’ve been loving (and also […]
We’re stoked about the latest hotness to hit the shelves: Ghost of Tsushima and have finally got copies in our hands. Well…. almost all of our hands… I.. made a mistake. I’ll tell you about it later. Anyways, this game is a masterpiece so far from what we’ve experienced and we chat about what stood […]
There are few things you need in 2020 during a global pandemic: a reliable internet connection, a solid pair of podcast pants, and a decent cup a joe.
With Bubba gone, Matt and Kate talk about the best way to make iced tea, fiddle contests, shark facts, and even some discussion about games.
Pull up a chair as we catch you up on the LTN Arcade weekend, Kate’s shoe addiction, and how good Matt is at video games.