That King Thing

Gaming Podcast

Have you ever wanted to please your ears with the sound of brotherly banter that is generally, loosely, usually, supposed to be gaming related?

Well the King brothers, Thomas, Joshua & James, are here to provide exactly that. Talking news of the week gone by, playing silly games against each other & talking about your opinions on our weekly topics plus lots of random nonsense!

Episodes

Check out the most recent episode, or head back to a classic to remind yourself how we've always been this bad!

Episode 59

Ubisoft Servers = *&@#!

Wed, 17 May 2017

A little earlier than usual this week, but still here all the same! Far Cry 5 is real and confirmed by Ubisoft, Ghost Recon Expansion 2 is detailed, we rant about how bad Ubisoft’s servers are, W...

Episode 58

COLLUSION!

Thu, 11 May 2017

The Zombie Chronicles are real and coming May 16th
Far Cry 5 could be coming soon AND could be a western!
Screenshots leaked confirm Assassin’s Creed details
Need For Speed will g...

Episode 57

Tom has a breakdown over the letter N

Thu, 04 May 2017

Could Modern Warfare Remastered be coming as a stand alone title?
What do we think of the potential Black Ops 3 DLC containing legacy zombie maps?
Joshua and James cause Tom to have a bre...

Episode 56

The Nazis Stole My Kerplunk (W/ Bret Allen)

Thu, 27 Apr 2017

The King brothers are joined by Dont Lose Your Headline’s Bret Allen this week.
The four discuss the new Call of Duty World War 2 reveal stream & trailer
James & Bret go head to...

Episode 55

The Tiger’s Breath Smells Bad

Thu, 20 Apr 2017

Thomas, Joshua & James talk Star Wars Bsattlefront 2 reveal and why it might be good.
Zenimax want people for Bethesda Studios with “online multiplayer” experience. Elder Scrolls 6 wit...

Episode 54

I’ll rocket punch your Animus face in a minute!

Thu, 13 Apr 2017

This week we talk Uncharted 4: The Lost Legacy expansion DLC
Mass Effect Andromeda FINALLY gets a fix for those freaky eyes!
There has been a leak of the Star Wars Battlefront 2 trailer

Episode 53

The Cake Is a Lie, It’s Really a Pie

Thu, 06 Apr 2017

Xbox One Scorpio reveal in bound later today! All the details we have in this weeks show!
Civ Rev goes backwards compatible on xbox
It’s ESO’s birthday which means double XP cake, but...

Episode 52

I pissed myself at the traffic lights

Thu, 30 Mar 2017

What made Joshua piss himself at some traffic lights while riding a moped?
Whats new in Elder Scrolls Online, World of Warcraft & Paladins?
Whats all this about a Destiny 2 trailer?...

Episode 51

The 1st Birthday Special!

Thu, 23 Mar 2017

It’s our first birthday!! Yes we have somehow been doing this a whole year. We blame you all for it to be honest. You keep sending us your answers to Community Question, or questions for us to an...

Episode 50

Morrowind Mortgage Advice (W/ Chris Evans)

Thu, 16 Mar 2017

We are joined by Chris Evans this week. No, not the Top Gear one & no, not the Captain America one. The Dont Lose Your Headline & Back Of The Grid one! We play Mastermind, Verdun comes to ...

Episode 49

Dare To Achieve

Fri, 10 Mar 2017

As we know, Joshua’s games are usually bad. Has he “Dared to Achieve” greatness this week? Probably not. We talk Ghost Recon Wildlands launch, Nintendo Switch & Zelda Breath of the Wild l...

Episode 48

Arma Gordon Trump

Thu, 02 Mar 2017

Joshua thinks he’s gunna trump, oh he said Arma Gordon Trump? Find out why during a game of Vendiagrammar! We discuss Xbox’s new Xbox Game Pass and its pros and cons. We talk childhood games th...

Episode 47

Am I A Plumber?

Thu, 23 Feb 2017

We ask a lot of questions in James’ game, Tom gets angry mad with James, has FFXV tanked? We talk Ghost Recon Wildlands, Sea of Thieves alpha experiences, Playstation Now isn’t worth what Sony ...

Episode 46

The Scotch Egg Experience (W/ Patreon sponsor Gerinako)

Thu, 16 Feb 2017

Patreon supporter Gerinako is on the show. James has multiple incidents involving scotch eggs, we talk about Call of Duty’s new/old direction, bubble butts, Steam scrap Green Light, we play Maste...

Episode 45

BINGO!

Thu, 09 Feb 2017

We’ve probably upset Aero this week (well Joshua has) with our version of gaming bingo, the soundboard goes satanic, we talk about Time Splitters Rewind, the Stop Donald Trump game, Playstation 4...

Episode 44

Solid Snake’s New Job

Thu, 02 Feb 2017

This week we talk gaming addictions, Thomas & James trolling a guy on Infestation, we play A-Z, Thomas forgets how to count, some video game characters get new jobs, we plan a stag party style ...

Episode 43

The Mantle of Moronity

Thu, 26 Jan 2017

Find out who posses the Mantle of Moronity, Ghost Recon Wildlands update, Retro gaming chats, Wild Will Smith gets some love, we member stuff, James laughs at more Reddit usernames and Joshua &...

Episode 42

James Accepts A Man’s Meat For Cash

Thu, 19 Jan 2017

James takes a man’s meat and cash on Runescape, Joshua thinks he’s cool for abusing people on xbox, Tom gets upset about the confirmed Nintendo Switch details, the first head to head game of th...

Episode 41

Pecific Reasinbly Priced Squiwwels

Thu, 12 Jan 2017

Happy New Year! It’s the first episode of 2017 and we talk about gaming new years resolutions, Nintendo Switch news, stuff we’ve been up to over new year and the fact we struggle pronouncing ce...

Episode 40

Best of 2016 - Happy New Year!

Thu, 05 Jan 2017

Happy New Year everyone! Here’s a compilation of some of the better moments of 2016’s shows including those voted for by listeners in our 2016 survey to say thanks for everyones support! ...

Episode 39

Dont Lose Your King Thing Christmas Special 2016

Mon, 19 Dec 2016

It’s the Christmas special! We’ve teamed up with the guys at Don’t Lose Your Headline for Big Fat Quiz Of The Year style showdown. Hopefully we will repeat this process each year! Enjoy! ...

Episode 38

The Thingies (2016 Award Show!)

Thu, 15 Dec 2016

It’s award time! We’ve taken in all the nomination submitted, worked through them and now its time for the big show! We will also be discussing some of your submissions that didn’t quite make...

Episode 37

Gordon’s Lost His Badger (VR Special)

Thu, 08 Dec 2016

The VR Special! James gets a bit too excited over VR Porn, we go through your VR bests and worsts, we talk Last of Us Part 2, The Apprentice, Battlefield 1 DLC, Overwatch Christmas stuff, Elder Scr...

Episode 36

James has a fan girl super fan

Thu, 01 Dec 2016

James has a super fan/fan girl on twitter, Joshua &James face off in the forfeit showdown Mastermind game, we try to work out if we like the new Final Fantasy battle mechanics, Ubisoft give awa...

Episode 35

Why did we let him drink?

Thu, 24 Nov 2016

Joshua combines Warfarin & alcohol and goes insane, Thomas gets angry mad about the amount of editing he’ll have to do, James uses a naughty word by accident, we play the 5 second question, t...

Episode 34

Why do I keep saying my name!?

Thu, 17 Nov 2016

This week James causes a breakdown and we talk about Nintendo Switch prices, Toys R Us F-Ups, Watch Dogs 2 reveals its seedy side, Battlefield 1 Updates & gaming pets, plus all the usual random...

Episode 33

We rip off a Don’t Lose Your Headline podcast game (sorry guys!), talk PC favourites, some bits from blizzcon & we dis shitfiniate warfarts (Infinite Warfare)

Thu, 10 Nov 2016

We rip off a Don’t Lose Your Headline podcast game (sorry guys!), talk about who makes chocolate bars and drinks, have a chuckle at James’ lack of knowledge, talk PC favourites, some bits from ...

Episode 32

Emotional video games, we play Countdown (again) & we discuss playstation 1 classics

Thu, 03 Nov 2016

We talk about the most emotional games that draw you all in, we discuss our favourite PS1 games for DobbinTheDonkey’s Mega Question, another game of Countdown, Joshua gets a brief history lesson ...

Episode 31

Tom is sober! We talk Nintendo Switch, slag off Destiny, praise Battlefield 1 & talk gaming special editions & memorabilia

Thu, 27 Oct 2016

Tom is sober! We have a good old natter about Nintendo Switch, Tom & James slag off Destiny, we praise Battlefield 1, Joshua & James dont know Half Life Characters, We discuss game special ...

Episode 30

Tom records while EXTREMELY drunk, shouts a fair bit, says Mayte a lot & we lose Joshua half way through so he rejoins on his phone

Thu, 20 Oct 2016

Tom decides to go out drinking then records while EXTREMELY drunk, shouts a fair bit, says Mayte a lot & we lose Joshua half way through so he rejoins on his phone. We talk about your favorite ...

Episode 29

Games that make you feel things, things gamers do that irritate you & Whos line is it anyway

Thu, 13 Oct 2016

We discuss games that tug at your heart strings, what annoys you about other gamers, try and guess who’s said some quotes James looked up, Mass Effect Andromeda release date, Joshua chats to an x...

Episode 28

Tom catches a Pidgey & does 3 bad impressions, Gerinako send us the history of jiggling in games & HJO1403 gets us talking about hard levels in games

Thu, 06 Oct 2016

Tom catches a Pidgey, he then impersonates an Onyx, Australian & a German, James struggles to work out some game’s songs, Joshua proves Tom wrong, Gerinako sends us the history of in game jig...

Episode 27

Urban Dictionary Live, Joshua Doesnt Ruin His Game For Once & James Actually Has SOME Knowledge About Gaming

Thu, 29 Sep 2016

We use Urban Dictionary to define some words, Joshua’s game goes well for once, we find out James actually knows something about games, we talk about and play some of your favourite gaming music ...

Episode 26

Special Guest Phil is a Wizardly Podcasting Poof & James is Master Bean Flicker (w/ Phil Austin from Dont Lose Your Headline)

Thu, 22 Sep 2016

Phil Austin from Dont Lose Your Headline podcast joins us this week and announces himself as a wizardly podcasting poof, James declares hes the best bean flicker known to man, Joshua sits quitely f...

Episode 25

We try and guess what the PSVR Demo games actually are, We play Call My bluff, Lots of changes at Blizzard & a mini SNES looks cool AF

Thu, 15 Sep 2016

We try and guess what the PSVR Demo games actually are by name alone, We play Call My bluff and it actually goes well, lots of changes at Blizzard including ex staff setting up a new games studio &...

Episode 24

Playstation event details PS4 slim we already knew about & I announce a way for you to earn 50 of my hard earned pounds

Thu, 08 Sep 2016

Playstation event basically tells us nothing weve not already found out for ourselves and generally disappoints, unfortunately. The Biker Mice From Mars are getting a new game. Peter Molyneux is tr...

Episode 23

You are a rinse bag with Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia!

Thu, 01 Sep 2016

James is called a Rinse Bag, Tom eats ribs, Joshua pretends hes noel edmonds and we discuss Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia, oh and games ...

Episode 22

PS4 Leaks, Dark Souls DLC, Overwatch Teasers, Countdown, Favourite Zones in Games & Terrible Jokes

Thu, 25 Aug 2016

The new PS4 slim has been leaked, DLC announced for Dark Souls has DLC announced, Overwatch gets cryptic, we play a gaming themed version of Countdown, we talk best looking scenery in games as vote...

Episode 21

Games Comm Updates, Playstation Software Upgrades, Toms Gameshow Voice in The Price is Right Sort Of But Not Quite & Most Overhyped or Overrated Games

Thu, 18 Aug 2016

Slightly longer edition this week thanks to a huge contribution to community question, What are the most overrated/overhyped games, we play The Price is Right sort of but not quite with Tom’s ama...

Episode 20

Auto Tune Invasion, Favourite Characters in Gaming, Playstation Conference Dates & Guess The Controller

Thu, 11 Aug 2016

Tom has a new toy, we talk about your favourite characters from gaming, or at least try to, news on Playstation Neo, we play Joshua’s game “The Controller” & the usual shambles you’ve c...

Episode 19

F12016, XBOX Updates, PS4 Games Coming Soon, Gaming Mastermind & What gaming Character Are You

Thu, 04 Aug 2016

We play Gaming Mastermind, and it surprisingly goes better than I thought it would, talk of F1 2016 and its cool new features and changes, XBOX update news, PS4 games coming soon & we ask “Wh...

Episode 18

NX spec Leaks, Pokemon Go leaders and Cheaters, Listeners Top 3 Games & A-Z of gaming quiz

Thu, 28 Jul 2016

New details of the Nintendo NX have been leaked and are discussed, Pokemon Go team leaders are revealed and cheaters confess, we discuss our biggest community question yet by reviewing your favouri...

Episode 17

More Pokemon GO, Rocket League Cross Platform & Favourite game songs and soundtracks

Thu, 21 Jul 2016

So we talk yet more Pokemon GO, Glados is back and getting annoyed we dont say her name properly, Rocket League look to have broken down the cross platform wall, we play Joshua game & we discus...

Episode 16

Glados joins the podcast, Pokemon GO takes over the world, Guess Who & Best Achievements & Trophies

Thu, 14 Jul 2016

We introduce our new member of the team, Glados, Pokemon GO is taking over the world, Tom covers The King of Kings, James’ game this week is the most long winded game of 21 questions ever & w...

Episode 15

Red Dead, Battlefield 1 leaks, things from games for real life & James eats a quiche

Thu, 07 Jul 2016

James eats a quiche LIVE! Don’t miss it! Plus we actually talk about games, like Red Dead Redemption and Warriors coming to current gen. ...

Episode 14

Technical Issues, Where Am I & Gaming Failures

Thu, 30 Jun 2016

James fills time while I deal with some issues, we play Joshua’s Where Am I? game & talk about gaming failures & games that beat you. ...

Episode 13

Spiderman, Destiny Rise of Iron, Star Wars Battlefront Expansion & Embarrassing games

Thu, 23 Jun 2016

Spiderman updates from Insomniac, Destiny Rise of Iron news from Bungie, Star Wars Battlefront Expansion released & our most embarrassing games ...

Episode 12

TKT E3 Specially 3 Themed Brotherly Podcast-y

Thu, 16 Jun 2016

Our “3 themed” E3 round up special of everything thats gone down, a new game called 3-2-1 & community questions! ...

Episode 11

WARNING! TERRIBLE PODCAST INCOMING - E3 IS COMING, Joshuas shit game, and we try and talk Mirrors Edge Catalyst but fail

Thu, 09 Jun 2016

More E3 rumours, Joshua comes up with a shite game (well a good concept but poorly managed) and we talk Mirrors Edege Catalyst, or at least try! To be honest, this week was a shambles! ...

Episode 10

Xbox Scorpio, E3 Build Up, Blankety Blank & more usual antics

Thu, 02 Jun 2016

Xbox “Scorpio” potential specs now out there, discussion about what we could be seeing at E3, James tries to create a new game & more of the usual antics. ...

Episode 9

E3 is coming, Assassin’s Creed Movie, Gaming’s Most Annoying Characters & Ezio Pawditore, TKT’s new cat!

Thu, 26 May 2016

We talk E3 news in anticipation of next months expo, debate what’s good and bad about the “new animus” in the trailer for the Assassin’s Creed movie, argue and rant about who the most annoy...

Episode 8

Battlefield 1, Batman - Return To Arkham, Guess The Game Theme

Thu, 19 May 2016

After a short break we are back and discussing the Battlefield 1 trailer that dropped just after our last recording, Batman Return To Arkham & our new game Guess The Game Theme ...

Episode 7

CoD Infinite Warfare, Retro v Remake, DC Universe Online & Fallout Far Harbour

Thu, 05 May 2016

We moan about CoD, we discuss DC Universe, we attempt to play an Owlstalk Podcast game, and answer yet more listener questions. ...

Episode 6

Nintendo NX, Tom’s Cold, Gears of War 4, Our Most Played Games

Thu, 28 Apr 2016

Nintendo NX now official, our opinions on Gears of War 4 after the beta & we talk our most played games, as well as the game we’d play forever if we had to pick just one! ...

Episode 5

Favourite Bosses, The Walking Dead Season 3, First gaming machines & Quantum Break

Thu, 21 Apr 2016

We talk favourite ever bosses, The Walking Dead Season 3, our first gaming machines, Quantum Break, Malteser Challenge results and so much more! ...

Episode 4

Gears of War 4, Titanfall 2, Battleborn Beta & More Questions

Thu, 14 Apr 2016

Your new weekly news update is here and we also discuss new trailers for Gears of War 4, Battleborn Beta content & answer more questions. ...

Episode 3

The Division Patch 1.1, DiRT Rally, Upgradable Xbox & Listener Questions

Thu, 07 Apr 2016

The Division Patch 1.1 and what you should expect, DiRT Rally first impressions upgradable xbox & listener questions answered ...

Episode 2

Red Dead 2, Twitter Winner & Stories from childhood

Thu, 31 Mar 2016

A winner is announced, we talk childhood gaming stories & Red Dead Redemption 2 and some how get onto porn AGAIN! ...

Episode 1

Virtual Reality Porn, Cross Console Gaming & Lootcrate Versus Contents

Thu, 24 Mar 2016

This week we discuss VR, cross console gaming, upcomming games & lootcrate’s March crate ...

Here are the mug shots and names of the guys whose voices you hear in the podcast

The Hosts

Thomas King

Lead Host
Eldest Sibling
In Charge
General Gaming Nerd

Joshua King

Co-Host
Middle Sibling
Terrible Gameshow Host
Fable Obsessed

James King

Co-Host
Youngest Sibling
Rubbish Gaming Knowledge
Pretty Much Only Plays FIFA

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