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The Mandatory Downtime Podcast

The Mandatory Downtime Podcast, brought to you by The Gearbox Union, is a weekly podcast about everything and nothing for your listening pleasure. We discuss movies, technology, cartoons, gaming, animals, books, conventions, the internet, life's deepest/shallowest questions, comics, and much more. Its just good fun! Classic episodes 1-98 of the Mandatory Downtime Podcast can be found here on the Gearbox Union's website: http://www.gearboxunion.com/podcast
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Now displaying: August, 2015
Aug 27, 2015

Hello Gearboxers and welcome to episode 118 of the Mandatory Downtime Podcast! This week the crew of Chris, Matt, Lee, and Joe talk about our annoyance with DLC/triple A video game releases, how to handle wrong numbers, the Detroit satanist, that buttons don't do things, the sound bats make, why Google doesn't want you Googling, the epic awesomeness of giant fighting robots thanks to Megabots, the commercials of KFC, upcoming events, and much more!

Aug 21, 2015

Hello Gearboxers and welcome to episode 117 of the Mandatory Downtime Podcast! This week the crew of Chris, Matt, and Joe talk about social media, Guiness World Records, if Amazon is a terrible employer, Matt's trip to Chicago, Microsoft's Skype Translate and Holo Lens, Joe's annoyance with Youtube, grocery shopping from your bed, the Subway scandal, the hacking of Ashley Madison, bad beers, Google's Project Fi, LA Beast, the creepiness of Sonic Dream Collection, weird video games, Stay Green 2015, and much more!

Aug 13, 2015

Hello Gearboxers and welcome to episode 116 of the Mandatory Downtime Podcast! This week the crew of Chris, Ellesha, Kaydee, Lee, and Bethany we talk about the great crew at Hundred Arces Manor Haunted House, escape rooms, the great Dagorhir divide between the guys at McSoss, Steel City Con, the wiping controversy started by Chris Campana, roller blading, the Mysterious Package Company, giving blood, the angel's glow of the civil war, Dragonball movie spoilers (44:35), our childhood experiences with SimCity and Rollercoaster Tycoon, the awesomeness of the upcoming Lego Dimensions, motorcycle accidents, Jon Stewart's final episode of The Daily Show, and much more!

Aug 6, 2015

Hello Gearboxers and welcome to episode 115 of the Mandatory Downtime Podcast! This week the crew of Matt, Kaydee, Chris, Ethan, Rod, and briefly Allie by remote discuss 'shipping', the opening weekend of the PA Ren Faire, a film making convention, silly acting, Mister Ed's Elephant Museum And Candy Emporium, eating adorable animals, kangaroo fighting, having a monster as your best friend, a new nick name for Lee, nerd decorating, what our Care Bear counterparts would be, Green Glass Door, Trilogy Bros, Chicago, and much more! 

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