Episode #104 – “A Raptor with Spectacles”

Episode #104 – “A Raptor with Spectacles”

Jul 28

Our hundred-and-fourth episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider talking to returning guest Todd Harper, video game critic and scholar. We discuss our feelings about mythical queer babes, women’s bodies in video games, making collectible figurines for women, as well as griefing in MMORPGs.

Content warning: Some discussion about bodies, disordered eating.

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

Episode #103 – “In My Own Little Ways”

Episode #103 – “In My Own Little Ways”

Jul 21

Our hundred-and-third episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider talking to neuropsychologist Dr. Deborah Budding. We discuss her clinical practice with learning disabilities and autism and also how she feels games can help bridge a gap with mental health issues. We also discuss our feelings about using asylum settings in horror games.

Content warning: Frank discussion about mental health and the psychology profession, autism spectrum and psychotic disorders.

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

Episode #102 – “Space Boyfriend”

Episode #102 – “Space Boyfriend”

Jul 14

Our hundred-and-second features Tzufit and Apple Cider talking among themselves. We discuss the adorable Alphabear, our thoughts on Final Fantasy XIV (again), making money in modding communities, Ernest Cline’s Armada as well as Tzufit’s real feelings on Thane.

Editor’s note: There is a slight loss in audio quality this week – we had to use our backup Skype recording since some of the vocal tracks were not usable.

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

Episode #101 – “Waxing Nostalgic”

Episode #101 – “Waxing Nostalgic”

Jul 05

Our hundred-and-first episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider talking to narrative writer Cara Ellison about her jump from games journalism into the wide world of games development. We also discuss the finer points of Brazilian waxes, penis size in Rust as well as sex in video games.

Editor’s note: There is a slight loss in audio quality this week – we had to use our backup Skype recording since some of the vocal tracks were not usable.

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

Episode #100 – “Bring Out the Car”

Episode #100 – “Bring Out the Car”

Jun 23

Our HUNDRETH episode features Tzufit and Apple Cider talking among themselves about the history of the show, why we love doing it as well as showcasing some reader memories and comments (both audio and textual). We also do a look at all of the intense E3 news.

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

Episode #99 – “No More Tokens”

Episode #99 – “No More Tokens”

Jun 16

Our ninety-ninth episode features us talking to return guest, Tanya DePass. We talk to Tanya about her new podcast, Fresh Out of Tokens, as well as the continuing conversation about how to approach diversity in games, brought up recently by the debut of Witcher 3.

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Episode #98 – “Bad Hamburgers”

Episode #98 – “Bad Hamburgers”

Jun 09

Our ninety-eighth episode features us talking among ourselves. We talk about the stresses of keeping up with games, Splatoon, Steam allowing refunds for games as well as how to develop taste in gaming.

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

Episode #97 – “Confusion is Expected”

Episode #97 – “Confusion is Expected”

Jun 02

Our ninety-seventh episode features us talking to game critic and developer Cameron Kunzelman. We talk about his work in both writing and making art games, such as his new game Epanalepsis. We also talk about the importance of archiving in video games.

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