Tell Them What They've Won - America's Favorite Game Show Podcast

Tell Them What They've Won - America's Favorite Game Show Podcast

By Tom Bastek and Mike Jacobs
Join The Game Show Guys, Tom Bastek and Mike Jacobs as they bring you stories about game shows, both past and present. This podcast will showcase a different game show each week, as well touch on game show news, interviews and more.
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Episode 15: Hollywood Squares
This week Mike and Tom finally define their roles by fighting about the worth of the featured game show, Hollywood Squares. Christian comes at us with some news and gets really salty about another show's cancellation. It's a week full of DRAMA! 
1:02:28
August 10, 2020
Episode 15 - Trailer
This week the Game Show Guys are featuring a game based on a true childhood favorite. Can you figure out which game it is? Find out this MOnday wherever fine podcasts are downloaded. (Or honestly, wherever you are listening to this trailer right now, duh.)
00:59
August 6, 2020
Episode 14: American Gladiators
This week we are featuring our most physical game show yet, American Gladiators. Join Tower (Mike) and Nitro (Tom) as they talk all things AG and Turbo (Christian) joins them for the news. Tom also puts Mike through a game of American Gladiator or Running Man Stalker!
51:23
August 3, 2020
Episode 14 - Trailer
What do horse poop, an Elvis Impersonator and Armitron have in common? They are all related to our featured show this week. See if the hints in this teaser can help you figure it out and we'll gladly give you a thumbs up!
00:48
August 1, 2020
Episode 13: The Joker's Wild
This week The Game Show Guys are embracing the little devil on our shoulder and featuring the Joker's Wild. Mike's virgin ears are pierced with the vulgarity of one of the game show's hosts! Christian with the news and TABLE TOP PLINKO IS HERE!
40:14
July 27, 2020
Episode 13 - Trailer
This week we are embracing the little devil on our shoulder and featuring a game show that involves lots of gambling themes. And although we don't lose money, Mike's virgin ears are pierced with the vulgarity of one of the game show's hosts! Christian with the news and more!
00:55
July 26, 2020
Episode 12: Scrabble
This week we kick it old school with the crossword style game, Scrabble! Listen in as Mike and Tom geek out about Chuck Woolery's hosting skills, and Christian tells us about the one of the most expensive accidents in game show history. It's a three letter word for America's Favorite Game Show Podcast - FUN!
41:06
July 20, 2020
Episode 12 - Trailer
This week MIke and Tom go back in time to talk about one of their favorite game show hosts in the show that he is not best known for. Listen in to this trailer and see if you can figure out what show we are featuring this week!
00:43
July 18, 2020
Episode 11: Password
This week on the show, Mike and Tom feature a game show that  is totally approachable for almost any age with minimal game play but a whole bunch of history. Christian dives deep into the battle of the sexes and Mike discovers a true American treasure. The password is....FUN!
47:03
July 13, 2020
Episode 11 - Trailer
This week on the show can Mike and Tom feature a game show that has been fictionalized a time or two. Listen to the celebrity pair-ups in this trailer to find out what approachable feature we have for you this week. 
00:48
July 11, 2020
Episode 10: Supermarket Sweep
This week on the show we talk about the nostalgic hit of Supermarket Sweep. Christian has the news, Mike and Tom go down the Toys R Us Super Toy Run rabbit hole and we finally talk Floor is Lava.
54:40
July 6, 2020
Episode 10 - Trailer
Does Mike have what it takes to make it on our next featured game show? Listen in and tell us what your guess is for this week's episode! #tomhastoomuchfunwiththese
01:30
July 4, 2020
Episode 9: Remote Control
On the show this week we go back to the late 80s / early 90s and get into the craziness that was Remote Control. We also have Christian with the news, Mike admits to reading Playboy as a kid and Tom gets all up in the Dad Rock. What a show!
43:01
June 29, 2020
Episode 9 - Trailer
This week we are featuring a show that takes us back to the 80s and 90s. What is it? Listen up and give us a guess!
00:41
June 27, 2020
Episode 8: Match Game
This week we visit the celebrity party that is Match Game. Mike and Tom go head to head on the feels for it, and Christian has a _____ beginning to the news. Listen in to fill in the blank! 
41:30
June 22, 2020
Episode 8 - Trailer
Mike and Tom are going head to head on this one! Is it great or is it terrible! Get out your orange shag for this!
00:35
June 20, 2020
Episode 7: Cash Cab
Special guest and host of Cash Cab: Chicago, Beth Melewski, joins the show and takes us behind the scenes and gives us the inside scoop on everything Cash Cab! Plus Mike and Christian nerd out on video game tennis and Tom waxes poetically (again). Don't miss this one!
47:22
June 15, 2020
Episode 7 - Trailer
This week we take the production to another level because we have a very special guest on the show. That and I just like making Mike and I have to act like fools a lot. Check out this weeks promo and find out who the big guest is going to be!
02:04
June 11, 2020
Episode 6: Double Dare
Mike and Tom take a HUGE trip down the nostalgia highway by going back in time to showcase Double Dare,  everyone's favorite kids game show from the 80s till today! Find out where the name GAK came from, how the sights and smells of the game are simply unforgetable and why there were never any poop obstacles. All that and Christian with the news and The Week In Game Show History!
40:30
June 8, 2020
Episode 6 - Trailer
Can you guess what game show we are going to feature this week? 10-year-old Mike Jacobs can! Listen in to what will probably be our messiest episode yet!  
01:13
June 5, 2020
Episode 5: Who Wants to be a Millionaire?
This week on the show Christian comes in with the news, Tom talks about how he used to host a local version of Millionaire, and Mike makes the discovery that he is smarter than the average millionaire. Listen in to hear about the game show that changed the look and feel of the industry with just one chair.
37:47
June 1, 2020
Episode 5 - Trailer
Sometimes I think we have as much fun with the trailers as we do the podcast. See if Mike can figure out what the feature game show is going to be this week. Better yet, can you?
01:24
May 29, 2020
Episode 4 - The Pyramid
This week we feature the game show that won nine daytime emmy awards and had more name changes than any other game show in history - The Pyramid! Tom gets to talk dead people, Christian from buzzerblog.com joins us live for news and Mike finds out he shares a very special birthday! Don't miss this episode!
32:52
May 25, 2020
Episode 4 Trailer - The Pyramid
Listen in this week and find out about DEAD PEOPLE! Well, At least two hosts are dead. But the Pyramid is a National Treasure!
00:46
May 22, 2020
Episode 3 - You Bet Your Life
This week we go WAY back in time to welcome Groucho Marx to the party. It is You Bet Your LIfe and we talk all about it. We are proud to bring in our new partner, BuzzerBlog.com and their News Editor, Christian Carrion to get us up to date with what is going on in the game show world! And Mike may be forced to Tarzan.
32:59
May 19, 2020
Episode 3 Trailer - You Bet Your Life
Week Three has us going old school to bring back the days of Groucho Marx. You won't believe some of the guests they had on this show! Tune in this Monday!
00:39
May 15, 2020
Episode 2 - The Price is Right
This week we talk about all things Price is Right. Well as much as we can cram in, anyway. Literally, the history of the Price is Right is the history of the game show. Plus what is new in the world of game shows and Mike may even yodel.
35:53
May 11, 2020
Episode 2 Trailer - The Price is Right
This week, we're talking The Price is Right! Join us for 30 minutes of game show news and information, plus Mike will shave his head. www.tellthemwhattheyvewon.com #gameshow #awesome
00:39
May 8, 2020
Episode 1 - Family Feud
Welcome to Tell Them What They've Won! This is our first episode where we discuss what is new in the world of game shows and showcase our featured show, Family Feud! From Richard Dawson to Steve Harvey, we talk about them all. Give us a listen and let us know what you think. Obviously, we are going to be growing this in many ways, behind the show, interview and game play episodes all coming to a podcast player near you! Thanks for listening!
37:24
May 1, 2020
Episode 1 Trailer
Join us this week as we debut our brand new podcast! Our featured show will be Family Feud! 
00:48
April 23, 2020