Brains and Talent Podcast

by J.R. Cox

Brains and Talent Podcast
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 9
  • Last: 6 Feb 2018
Voice over actor J.R. Cox hosts alongside his Tokyo English teacher best friend, Justin Smith. Together they tackle the burning questions in pop culture ranging from Star Wars and Pokemon to Ernest Hemingway and Hot-N-Ready pizza all while keeping it family friendly for the young at heart. Also listen for guest interviews from experts from industry leading companies like Capcom and Loot Crate. With Brains and Talent you always get the best.

Episodes (9)

  • How Solo Can Ron Howard Go?
    How Solo Can Ron Howard Go?
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    Published: 6 Feb 2018 Duration: 18:48
    After the unceremonious departure of Phil Lord and Christopher Miller from the director’s seat of the new Star Wars film, Ron Howard was brought in to clean up. Of course, Voice Actor and Host J.R. Cox idolizes the famous director of countl... Read more →
    After the unceremonious departure of Phil Lord and Christopher Miller from the director’s seat of the new Star Wars film, Ron Howard was brought in to clean up. Of course, Voice Actor and Host J.R. Cox idolizes the famous director of countl... Read more →

  • LABO in the Classroom
    LABO in the Classroom
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    Published: 6 Feb 2018 Duration: 32:41
    Host and Voice Actor J.R. Cox solves the education crisis in with the help of Teacher and Cohost Justin Smith by putting Nintendo’s newest toy into the hands of students. They discuss the relative merits of the new cardboard toys that you c... Read more →
    Host and Voice Actor J.R. Cox solves the education crisis in with the help of Teacher and Cohost Justin Smith by putting Nintendo’s newest toy into the hands of students. They discuss the relative merits of the new cardboard toys that you c... Read more →

  • 3DS Lives!
    3DS Lives!
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    Published: 16 Jan 2018 Duration: 38:11
    Don’t buy the hype. The 3DS is alive and well, and content will continue to trickle out for it even as Nintendo’s new flagship console, the Switch continues to build an install base. Hosts J.R. Cox, voice actor, and Justin Smith, English te... Read more →
    Don’t buy the hype. The 3DS is alive and well, and content will continue to trickle out for it even as Nintendo’s new flagship console, the Switch continues to build an install base. Hosts J.R. Cox, voice actor, and Justin Smith, English te... Read more →

  • Why You Should Give Speed Running Games a Shot
    Why You Should Give Speed Running Games a Shot
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    Published: 16 Jan 2018 Duration: 33:37
    Awesome Games Done Quick just wrapped up with another record amount of money raised for the Prevent Cancer Foundation. It’s a charity event on Twitch.tv where some of the best speed runners in the world show off how quickly they can beat ga... Read more →
    Awesome Games Done Quick just wrapped up with another record amount of money raised for the Prevent Cancer Foundation. It’s a charity event on Twitch.tv where some of the best speed runners in the world show off how quickly they can beat ga... Read more →

  • What DLC Is Worth to You
    What DLC Is Worth to You
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    Published: 9 Jan 2018 Duration: 36:48
    No one wants to be ripped off. In days past a game was done when it launched. What you paid for at the outset is what you got. Things are different today. A game morphs and changes with patches and downloadable content, and it could drasti... Read more →
    No one wants to be ripped off. In days past a game was done when it launched. What you paid for at the outset is what you got. Things are different today. A game morphs and changes with patches and downloadable content, and it could drasti... Read more →

  • Do You Need a SNES Classic?
    Do You Need a SNES Classic?
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    Published: 9 Jan 2018 Duration: 35:43
    The short answer is yes. Hosts J.R. Cox and Justin Smith can hardly find fault in the SNES Classic. Justin, an English teacher in Japan, laments Nintendo's choice to trickle the console out making it so difficult for many to procure. Voice ... Read more →
    The short answer is yes. Hosts J.R. Cox and Justin Smith can hardly find fault in the SNES Classic. Justin, an English teacher in Japan, laments Nintendo's choice to trickle the console out making it so difficult for many to procure. Voice ... Read more →

  • Is 2017 Your Favorite Year in Gaming?
    Is 2017 Your Favorite Year in Gaming?
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    Published: 12 Dec 2017 Duration: 34:44
    2017 is a red letter year in gaming, but is it the best? Justin Smith hollers from Tokyo, Japan to say it is, but J.R. Cox, Voice Actor at home in the US, isn’t convinced. Sure you have the legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mari... Read more →
    2017 is a red letter year in gaming, but is it the best? Justin Smith hollers from Tokyo, Japan to say it is, but J.R. Cox, Voice Actor at home in the US, isn’t convinced. Sure you have the legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mari... Read more →

  • Why You Should Buy the Zelda DLC
    Why You Should Buy the Zelda DLC
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    Published: 12 Dec 2017 Duration: 27:31
    We all loved The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild when it released in March. A lot of folks bought a Nintendo Switch just for that game. Justin Smith was one of them, but even the frugal J.R. Cox got the game on Wii U. Now it’s nine mont... Read more →
    We all loved The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild when it released in March. A lot of folks bought a Nintendo Switch just for that game. Justin Smith was one of them, but even the frugal J.R. Cox got the game on Wii U. Now it’s nine mont... Read more →

  • 3 Reasons You Need to See The Last Jedi
    3 Reasons You Need to See The Last Jedi
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    Published: 6 Dec 2017 Duration: 48:10
    Voice actor and Radio Producer J.R .Cox is not convinced he should be excited for the new Star Wars film The Last Jedi, so he goes all the way to Tokyo, Japan to get Justin Smith to help him onto the hype train. Along with their mutual love... Read more →
    Voice actor and Radio Producer J.R .Cox is not convinced he should be excited for the new Star Wars film The Last Jedi, so he goes all the way to Tokyo, Japan to get Justin Smith to help him onto the hype train. Along with their mutual love... Read more →