About Misdirected Mark Productions

Misdirected Mark was conceived in the brains of Mark Knapik and Christopher M. Sniezak as a Blog and Podcast to talk about Gaming, Gamemastering, and anything else we felt like talking about. The site has now evolved into Misdirected Mark Productions.

Chris portraitPhil Head shotThe MM Podcast has added Phil Vecchione of Encoded Designs, Engine Publishing, and Gnome Stew fame as a host of the show in the wake of Mark stepping down. Even with the line up change the MM podcast still talks about Gaming and Game mastering, tries to connect with the people who listen to us, help our local gaming communities where we can, and, of course,¬†entertain. We’ve split off the interview portion of the MM podcast to its own show called 102.X the Lounge as well as adding several other shows.


TKV-Team podcast (Total Knowledge Video Game Podcast), is our video game and general geekery show where Tim Jones and¬†Karol¬†Szymczuk. They talk mostly about console video games and bring an eye not just for game play but presentation in their very laid back discussion format. If you like show’s where it sounds like you’re just hanging out with the hosts this one’s for you.



TGarrett Head Shothreat’s From Galifrey is about the passion and fandom of table top RPGs and is run by Garrett Crowe. He’s very much into Savage Worlds and Paranoia, as well as The One Ring and Doctor Who RPGs from Cubical 7 but he’ll cover the cool things going on about any kind of games he wants to.

Threat Detected is an Actual Play show and sometimes a little bit more following Garrett and his gaming groups three year Star Wars Saga campaign of Dawn of Defiance, the only official campaign released by WotC for the game.




Down with D&D is a show all about the neweSwinglest version of Dungeons and Dragons looking at the products and doing our best to help you find ways to use it in your games.






The Crew/Cast

Chris Sniezak – Producer and Host of the MM Podcast, the Lounge, and Down with D&D
Phil Vecchione – Producer and Host of the MM Podcast

Cindy Moore – You Down with D&D
Alex Swing – You Down with D&D
The Mad Wizard Shawn Merwin – Contributor to the MM Podcast and Down with D&D

Garrett Crowe – Producer and Host of The Threats Shows
Mr. Savage Worlds WNY Tim Hannon – Contributor to Threats from Galifrey

Karol Szymczuk – Host of TKV-Team Podcast
Tim Jones – Host of TKV-Team Podcast

Mark Knapik – Former Host and Daddy
Joan Nobile – Former AOA&E (Audio Operations Advisor & Engineer) and host of TKV-Team Podcast
The Tangent Twins – Dave Mondello & Kate Ma
Ron Obringer – War Room Corespondent
Dan Price – War Room Corespondent
Tony Scinta – You Know What Really Chaps My Ass

If you have any questions you can contact me at chris@misdirectedmark.com

Head of Operations,
Chris Sniezak