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- Podcast Producer and Host
- Brief Bio
Cleveland native Tim Spaeth grew up in a happy household – a household with a father whose major client happened to be an Atari games distributor. This led directly to Tim's first nickname: "The kid who got Atari games before anyone else." Indeed, he knew Pac-Man and E.T. were colossal bombs weeks before the rest of the world, and the resulting celebrity brought him great pleasure.
Through the years every aspect of Tim's life has been touched by gaming. He learned to type playing Space Quest, honed his poker skills on The Sierra Network, and fell in love with his wife over a game of Super Mario World.
Today, Tim lives in Chicago with his wife and twin daughters, and strives to find that perfect balance between family, career, parenting, and Warcraft. He enjoys broadcasting, martial arts, rock and roll, growing and shaving his beard, and singing show tunes to the homeless.
In late 2008, Tim became the producer and host of the GameCritics.com Podcast, and he's thrilled to be bringing GameCritics' unique editorial voice to a brand new medium.
- Ten All-Time Favorites Games
- Wing Commander 2 (PC), Mega Man 2 (NES), Final Fantasy II (SNES), Quest for Glory (PC), Sid Meier's Civilization (PC), and World of Warcraft (PC)
- Five Current Favorites Games
- Wrath of the Lich King (PC), Fallout 3 (Xbox 360), Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD (Xbox 360), Word Mole (BlackBerry Storm)
|What do you think: Killzone 2||Mar 17 2009 - 9:52am |
|What Do You Think: Is OnLive the Future of Gaming?||Mar 31 2009 - 9:46pm |
|What do you think: God Hand||Feb 9 2009 - 7:48am |
|What do you think: Flower||Mar 4 2009 - 7:14pm |
|What do you think of Resident Evil 5 demo?||Jan 31 2009 - 8:21am |
|What do you think of Fallout 3 DLC: Operation Anchorage?||Jan 31 2009 - 8:25am |
|Tim's Ten Best Games of 2010||Jan 6 2011 - 5:59pm |
|GameCritics.com Presents: The Doctor Who Show||Mar 5 2011 - 3:13pm |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 9||Feb 7 2009 - 8:22am |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 8||Jan 26 2009 - 9:25pm |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 70: Goodbye Tim, The Old Republic, Mass Effect 3 Demo, Final Fantasy XIII-2||Feb 24 2012 - 5:48pm |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 7||Dec 31 2008 - 4:28pm |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 69: The War on Used Games, Topic Suggestions We Ignored||Feb 10 2012 - 3:19am |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 68: Rayman Origins, X-Men Destiny, games writing for free||Jan 28 2012 - 3:48am |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 67: New Year's Resolutions, Skyward Sword and Winter Break Games||Jan 10 2012 - 2:48am |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 66: 2011 Awards Spectacular||Dec 21 2011 - 5:07pm |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 65: Batman Arkham City, Zelda Skyward Sword, More Skyrim, Corpse Party, Fate/Extra||Dec 7 2011 - 4:40am |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 64: Skyrim, Assassin's Creed, Reviewing Multiplayer||Nov 22 2011 - 2:09am |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 63: Scott Jones, Uncharted 3, Making Time for Games||Nov 9 2011 - 5:24pm |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 62: Anniversaries, Horror Indies, A Return to Dead Island||Nov 1 2011 - 10:41pm |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 61: Dark Souls, Gaming Confessions||Oct 13 2011 - 7:43pm |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 60: Deus Ex: HR, Gears of War 3, Dream HD Remakes||Sep 30 2011 - 10:03pm |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 6||Dec 16 2008 - 7:13am |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 59: PAX Prime 2011||Sep 7 2011 - 5:15am |
|GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 58: Gaming with Kids, Catherine||Aug 11 2011 - 11:02pm |
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