The Good/Okay Podcast
By The Good Okay Podcast
Your hosts Will and Dylan bring you weekly episodes keeping you up to date on what is going on in MLB the Show’s Diamond Dynasty. Included are tips, content overview, and current debate on the game.
S2 E9: Here's A Rant...
Dylan and Will are back after a week off to go over plenty of new content, including POTM and 2nd Inning. Hear about how the guys' teams are progressing through collections and programs. After the break, Will shares some research involving the PAR as it relates to the BB/9 and pitch control attributes. He also picked out a few names to keep an eye on for next Friday's roster update. Enjoy!
May 7, 2021
S2 E8: Don't talk about Orel that way
It's been a week since the early release of MLB The Show 2021 and Dylan and Will are back to give you the Good, Bad, and Ugly of Diamond Dynasty. Hear how the guys are going about building their teams with different approaches to grinding content and collections. Showdown, Pinpoint Pitching, and investing tips are given for both experienced gamers and those who might be new to DD. Finally Will gives a few golds, silvers, and bronzes who might get an upgrade in the first Roster Update (April 30th?). Note: this episode was recorded before the 4/23 content drop which included Space and Headliner packs as well as new Topps Now moments.
April 24, 2021
S2 E7: Launch Night Extravaganza!
Join Dylan and Will for a nearly two-hour long episode on Launch Night of MLB The Show 21. The first half was recorded pre-midnight and consists of the guys discussing changes to Diamond Dynasty rewards including Ranked Seasons, Battle Royale, and the brand new Community Parallels. After the break Dylan fires up the game and opens packs while going over Team Affinity, Collection, First Inning and various other cards with Will.
April 16, 2021
S2 Bonus: MLBTS Discord Community
Will sits down with LankyRyan - admin of the MLB The Show Community Discord server - to discuss everything the community has to offer. From tips and tricks to tourneys and cat pics, this server is Will's go-to place for MLB The Show discussion - and it should be yours as well! With MLB The Show 21 on the not-so-distant horizon, there is no better time than now to join this server. Visit @MLBTSCommunity on Twitter and tap that link in the bio to join the party. See you there!
April 13, 2021
S2 E6: T-1 Week Until Launch!
Dylan and Will are back to recap two weeks worth of legend reveals, the new ‘42’ series and Create-A-Stadium. After the break there is some MLB Opening Week discussion including the en fuego Reds and some players that could get Topps Now cards at launch. Finally, Game 4 of the Dylan-Will World Series and plans for launch week on the podcast. Enjoy the show!
April 9, 2021
S2 Bonus: I’m Confident; I’m Not Stupid
Extended episode of the Good/Okay Podcast this week as Dylan and Will give predictions for the 2021 MLB season which is a mere two days away! After revisiting their hot and cold takes from last season, your hosts preview some storylines before getting into division winners, award winners, and playoff results. We swear this was supposed to be a 30-40 minute episode - we’re sorry! Be back with more MLBTS content next week!
March 30, 2021
S2 E5: I’ll Believe It When I See It
After a week off, Dylan and Will are back and bringing all the scoops on MLB The Show 21 which is only THREE WEEKS AWAY!!! They cover new legends and additional hitting & pitching info, as well as the fielding and Ballplayer streams. Come for the expert DD analysis and stay for possibly the worst joke ever.
March 27, 2021
S2 E4: Alfonso Soriano - Fun Guy to Hang Out With
MLB The Show 21 is HERE (kind of). Dylan and Will break down the very first Feature Premiere including new legend Alfonso Soriano, Pinpoint Pitcher, and some hitting tweaks. After the break is the recap of Games Two and Three of The Good/Okay World Series - including another classic in Game Three. Please rate and review the show! Thank you!
March 13, 2021
S2 E3: Highway Robbery in World Series Game One
Dylan and Will discuss the Reds and MLB Spring Training, before diving in to the exciting yet unclear addition of Stadium Creator. Then its a preview of SDS’s “Feature Premiere” streams (starting next Thursday 3/11). The final 15 minutes are a recap of the exciting Game 1 of the Good/Okay World Series. You won’t want to miss it!
March 6, 2021
S2 E2: “You mother******.”
Find out what made Dylan mad enough to drop this line during our MLBTS World Series Draft. But first, the guys take around 20 minutes to discuss MLB The Show 21 news such as a new pitching mechanic (as predicted last week!), the new ‘Ballplayer’ mode linking RTTS to CAP, and the possibility of Negro League legends. Thanks to @mathiaswhite on Twitter for submitting a thoughtful comment to the show. The 25 round draft begins around the 23 minute mark. Thank you and enjoy!
February 18, 2021
S2 E1: What we know about MLB The Show 21
Welcome to Season Two of the Good/Okay Podcast! Dylan and Will jump right into discussing what we know about MLB The Show 21 - to be released on 4/20 with Fernando Tatis Jr. and Jackie Robinson on the cover(s). SDS has teased some things: a fielding overhaul, new pitching mechanic, a competitive gameplay style, among others. After some speculation on these features, the guys try to guess at some new legends. Enjoy and make sure to tune in next time for the World Series of Podcasting draft episode!
February 6, 2021
Off-season Show - Money Ball League!
Will is joined by league-mates Mistergraavy and GrazerMC47 to recap the MBL Draft. 30 avid MLB The Show players conducted a 27 round fantasy draft of player cards and we are here to give you all the scoops. Thanks to Graavy and Grazer for taking the time to discuss the league. Also thanks to all the fantastic commissioners of MBL for setting this up. It will be a blast! —*Disclaimer*— We are aware of audio lag issues and are hoping to remedy them before Season Two. Thank you!
January 30, 2021
Ep 14: We. Are. Back!
It’s mid-October, and Dylan and Will are still playing MLB The Show. If any of you still are as well, give this a listen to hear our thoughts on the past few months of content and some predictions going forward! Make sure to mark your calendars for next week’s episode during which Dylan and Will will be drafting their “World Series” teams for their sure-to-be-epic best of seven series. Until then, follow the show (@TheGoodOkayPod) and Will’s burner (@WDK1921) on Twitter. Also make sure to rate, review, and subscribe the show where ever you get your podcasts. Thank you and enjoy!
October 13, 2020
Ep 13: Goodbye For Now...
Join Will and Dylan for the final episode of “Season One” as they begin with a rant about the Tatis Jr. situation, then COVID vs MLB discussion. After the break Will recaps last weeks content, including 7th Inning and new Flawless rewards. Now for the sentimental part: we would like to thank each and every one of you who ever listened to an episode of ours. It’s been great to see the support from all of you on a project that we just started as a hobby. I will still be on Twitter (@WDK1921) and on the TSN forums for as long as I play MLBTS ‘20, then we promise to be back in the winter to preview MLBTS ‘21! Until then folks...
August 19, 2020
Ep 12: Dylan’s Triumphant Return to MLBTS 20
Dylan is back in the game like he never left! Hear what he’s up to after nearly two months off from MLB The Show, then stay for overview of the new Babe Ruth program and Beach Ball choice pack. After the break the guys discuss community happenings as well as the impending Roster Update and 7th Inning program. Be sure to follow us on Twitter @TheGoodOkayPod and leave a review to be read on the show! Enjoy!
August 13, 2020
Ep 11: ‘The Show Zone’ Interview
Join Will and Corey (~29:00) from The Show Zone to learn about this awesome MLB The Show companion website! Before that Dylan returns for a Roster Update update, if you will. Will concludes the final 12 minutes by reviewing some cards and reading the very first review of The GoodOkay Podcast! Send yours to be featured!
August 5, 2020
Ep 10: Never Forget Jeff McNeil (Oh and a huge collection...)
Ikasnu is back with Will for part two of their discussion revolving the ultimate collection in Diamond Dynasty. Listen to discover who it is, how to get him and the best way to go about the program. Additionally they talk other new cards as well as the first few MLB games as they relate to the upcoming roster update. Enjoy!
July 28, 2020
Ep 9: Ultimate Collection Preview (ft. Ikasnu)
Good friend of the show Ikasnu is back to preview the ultimate collection program dropping on July 28th (10:30). Pick up some tips from him and Will as well as some insight as to what the program might look like. Also discussed are new cards and the upcoming 6th Inning Program bosses. Be sure to follow the show on Twitter @TheGoodOkayPod ! Enjoy!
July 23, 2020
Yet Another BONUS EPISODE! Will and Dylan’s MLB Predictions
In the second bonus episode of the week Will and Dylan give their real MLB predictions on division, wild card, Cy Young, MVP and World Series winners. Listen to find out and let us know what you think about our picks! Will will be back on Thursday to preview the 6th Inning as well as the ultimate collection program.
July 22, 2020
BONUS PODCAST!!! *Investor’s Discretion Advised
Roster updates are coming soon to Diamond Dynasty, so be prepared and (hopefully) make mad stubs with Will and Dylan’s investment tips. Both had success last year and hope to repeat it in The Show 20. Bad orange and black team (Orioles) to bad orange and black team (Giants), the guys give their top picks to be upgraded for each team. Whoever you’re stocking up on, do it quick while prices are low! Follow us on Twitter @TheGoodOkayPod and let us know who you’re investing in.
July 18, 2020
Ep 8: Vision Doesn’t Matter... Maybe?
Dylan is back and better than ever for episode 8 of The GoodOkay Podcast. He and Will discuss the upcoming July POTM program, MLBTS’s plans for the season, Will’s scientific experiment and the LEAK!? of the 6th Inning bosses. They conclude with a few interesting listener questions, sparking some debate. Make sure you follow us on Twitter @TheGoodOkayPod. Also let us know if you are interested in a Custom League for listeners. Have a great week!
July 16, 2020
Ep 7: Diamond Dynasty All-Star Team
Just Will this week as he offers some reviews for cards after using them in Ranked and Events. Next he reviews Home Run Derby and Ranked Seasons rewards. The last 25 minutes are spent with some community interaction in building our official DD All-Star team. Thanks for tuning in!
July 9, 2020
Ep 6: 5th Inning, Stage 3 Team Affinity, and Challenge to SDS
In this episode Will and Dylan talk about all the new content in Diamond Dynasty. This ranges from a review of the 5th Inning, Headliner, Stage 3 Team Affinity Review, Moonshot Event, and a Preview of the Home Run Derby Cards that are coming soon!!! At the end of the podcast we also debate the challenges SDS has to deal with nearing the second half of the game cycle and our recommendations to how to get people to play the game longer.
July 3, 2020
Ep 5: Chit-chat, Content and Ikasnu on Patch 1.13
After a week off Will and Dylan are back in the booth for a LONG Episode 5. They catch up and recount their busy lives for about 20 minutes, so skip ahead if you just want to hear about DD. After that all the new cards are discussed, then an exciting interview with friend-of-the-pod Ikasnu about the effectiveness of Patch 1.13. Lastly Will offers some terrible predictions for the 5th Inning (listen to laugh at how wrong I was). Make sure to follow us on Twitter @TheGoodOkayPod . Thanks for supporting us!
June 26, 2020
Ep 4: We're Flawless, Content Breakdown, Listeners Questions
In this weeks episode your hosts Will and Dylan discuss another flawless BR run, going past WS in ranked seasons, the massive content drop and all the new players, and lastly we take questions from the listeners. If you like what your hearing please leave a review of our podcast and comment what you want to see in the future. Also for up to date information follow our twitter @TheGoodOkayPod!
June 11, 2020
Ep 3: All Star Bandit and This Week in The Show
In this week's edition of The GoodOkay Podcast we talk about our time this week in the show. Multiple 12 win runs across BR and events. An overview of content to look at over the following week and at the end of the podcast we take some questions from our listeners that not only address The Show but also professional baseball.
June 4, 2020
Ep 2: Mid-Season Review of Content and Story Time?
In this episode of the GoodOkay Podcast your hosts Will and Dylan talk Road to World Series Stories, go over the Monthly Award Programs so far, the new batch of legends this year, all the content SDS is putting out, and a look forward to the 4th inning program along with much more. Follow our Twitter @TheGoodOkayPod
May 28, 2020
Ep 1: Mid-Season Review of Gameplay
In the inaugural podcast your hosts Will and Dylan discuss the Mid-Season review of MLB the Show 20's Diamond Dynasty. They also overview their own experiences playing the game and their strategy to Diamond Dynasty. They address the current Covid-19 situation and how it has affected SDS ability to improve the game. Discuss the MLB Players League and Tournament. Lastly, discuss all the online gameplay aspects of the game to see what is going right and wrong for players.
May 21, 2020