Episode #67 – “Vodka, Liminality and High Heels”

Episode #67 – “Vodka, Liminality and High Heels”

Oct 21

Our sixty-seventh episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider talking to Katherine Cross. We chat about gaming community harassment in the form of GamerGate, the sociology of online spaces, as well as news topics around press response to Anita Sarkeesian’s threat scares, Bayonetta 2 and becoming bread.

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Music used in our episode is courtesy of The Orchestral Movement of 1932, via Opsound.org

Episode #66 – “Bee-Yoo-Tee-Full”

Episode #66 – “Bee-Yoo-Tee-Full”

Oct 14

Our sixty-sixth episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider talking to returning guest Todd Harper. We chat about Ellie from Borderlands 2 and her role as a fat woman character, as well as Shadow of Mordor as well as the importance of reviewing games outside of the hype cycle.

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Music used in our episode is courtesy of The Orchestral Movement of 1932, via Opsound.org

Episode #65 – “Dames, Games and Cool Names”

Episode #65 – “Dames, Games and Cool Names”

Oct 07

Our sixty-fifth episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider talking to Jennie and Cecily of Dames Making Games, a Toronto-based feminist non-profit organization interested in helping to make and change games. We chat a little about Dames, including some of their game jams, their goals as a group as well as Steam curation, Shadows of Mordor and Intel pulling advertising from Gamasutra.

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Music used in our episode is courtesy of The Orchestral Movement of 1932, via Opsound.org

Episode #64 – “Selling Unicorn Milk”

Episode #64 – “Selling Unicorn Milk”

Sep 30

Our sixty-fourth episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider talking to Ian Williams, freelance writer. We talk to Ian about labor and capital in the gaming industry as well as his favorite gaming pastimes and his undying love for the golden years of MMORPGs.

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Music used in our episode is courtesy of The Orchestral Movement of 1932, via Opsound.org

Episode #63 – “Monetize It”

Episode #63 – “Monetize It”

Sep 23

Our sixty-third episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider talking to Soha Kareem, game critic and writer. We talk to her about being a Renaissance woman: between working on Twine games, moderating panels, as well as writing about video games and the culture. We also cover monetizing video games, objectivity in games journalism, and also modern terrorism and misogyny.

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Music used in our episode is courtesy of The Orchestral Movement of 1932, via Opsound.org

Episode #62 – “Not Clueless”

Episode #62 – “Not Clueless”

Sep 16

Our sixty-second episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider talking to Gita Jackson, game critic and freelance games writer. We talk about her start with games writing, her passion for cultivating a teen girl audience as well as our rundown of BitBash Chicago. We also explore the last remnants of the gamer brouhaha, abuse and harassment in MMORPG communities as well as  menstruation in video games.

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Music used in our episode is courtesy of The Orchestral Movement of 1932, via Opsound.org.

 

 

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Episode #61 – “Breaking the Rules and Acting Right”

Episode #61 – “Breaking the Rules and Acting Right”

Sep 09

Our sixty-first episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider talking to guest Actwon about the news of the week. We go over some of the ins and outs of the anti-capitalist critique of games journalism with pieces from Lana Polansky and Ian Williams, as well as more coverage of the on-going gaming culture schisms.

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Music used in our episode is courtesy of The Orchestral Movement of 1932, via Opsound.org.

 

 

Episode #60 – “This Week in Video Games”

Episode #60 – “This Week in Video Games”

Sep 02

Our sixtieth episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider tackling some of the hard news topics from the past couple of weeks within the gaming community. We talk about the call for gaming journalism ethics as a cover for misogyny, gaming press pulling support for Patreon creators, threats and harassment in gamer culture as well as video game companies donating to GX3.

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Music used in our episode is courtesy of The Orchestral Movement of 1932, via Opsound.org.