Episode #72 – “Explicit Progress”

Episode #72 – “Explicit Progress”

Nov 25

Our seventy-second episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider tackling this week’s news and games by themselves. We discuss Tzufit’s interest in Super Smash Bros. 4, as well as Goat Simulator: The MMO, Dragon Age: Inquisition’s passel of women, as well as the mechanics of progress in video games on Gamasutra.

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

Episode #71 – “Joy in Lancing”

Episode #71 – “Joy in Lancing”

Nov 18

Our seventy-first episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider talking to TJ Thomas of Alpha 6 Productions. We talk about his newest game, The Joylancer: Legendary Motor Knight, as well as creating alternative scenes in the gaming community. We also discuss news of the week including Monument Valley’s expansion, alcohol in tech culture, mothers in video games, and the Assassins Creed: Unity embargo.

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

Episode #70 – “Broken Expression”

Episode #70 – “Broken Expression”

Nov 11

Our seventieth episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider talking to Michael Lutz this week. We discuss his game, The Uncle Who Works for Nintendo, as well as his other projects. We also tackle the news of the week, including Blizzard announcing their new Overwatch, zany button presses in video games and Splatoon.

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

Episode #69 – “Straight Men Need Not Apply”

Episode #69 – “Straight Men Need Not Apply”

Nov 04

Our sixty-ninth episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider talking to among themselves this week. We tackle what games we’ve been playing (Fantasy Life, Alice: Madness Returns and others) as well as news from this week: Bayonetta 2 and sex positivity, the history of MMORPGs and MUDs, as well as Anita Sarkeesian being on Colbert Report.

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

Episode #68 – “A Collection of Verbs”

Episode #68 – “A Collection of Verbs”

Oct 28

Our sixty-eighth episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider talking to Austin Walker, academic and game writer. We chat about the intersection between race and gaming, Austin’s experiences with writing about games as well as his article about Watch Dogs. We also talk about the news of the week including Goobergate satire, Carbine’s layoffs as well as Steam’s stranglehold on the marketplace.

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

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