- Night in the Woods
In this week's episode, Cory interviews Adam about Night in the Woods, a special game that Adam thinks is the most specific piece of media that could ever be made for him. Tune in to find what makes it so special to him!
A cover of Weird Autumn by Soft Girl is this episode's end credit song, used with permission. Thank you!1h 41m | Nov 22, 2023
- Concept vs Execution
In this episode, Adam interviews Cory on his perspective. What does it mean to be unique in the media landscape? We look at John Carter of Mars, Shudder Island, Shovel Knight, and much more trying to get to the bottom of it.1h 41m | Nov 8, 2023
- Media after Kids
Kids, am I right? What's up with them? In this very clean and appropriate for all ages episode, we interview our first ever guest, the wonderful Steve Downer as we interview him about how his relationship with media has changed and been informed by parenthood. He's an absolute delight, don't miss this one!1h 32m | Oct 11, 2023
- The Movie Theater Experience
What do we even get out of going to the movies, when home media is so good these days?? Well... lots of things actually! Join us for a fascinating discussion on the different methods, circumstances, and conditions under which we enjoy cinema!1h 52m | Sep 27, 2023
- What Even Is Anime Anyways?
Adam loves talking about taxonomy and by god that's what you're gonna get. From Studio Ghibli, to Berserk, to The Legend of Korra, to Metal Gear Solid, we do our best to get to the bottom of it.1h 42m | Sep 13, 2023
- Drinking the Haterade
Join us as we talk about negativity surrounding media. Why are people so cranky? Can we learn to communicate better? We look at our past selves, and how we've changed. And also indulge in some grousing along the way.2h 1m | Aug 30, 2023
- What We Owe Each Other (in art)
On this meandering episode, we talk about some of the ways that creators have responsibilities to their audience, and the responsibilities that audience members have to creators. We also solve diversity somewhere in there, turns out you just hire Idris Elba. I don't make the rules.1h 25m | Aug 16, 2023
- How the Sausage is Made
Is there anything better than learning how cool stuff is made? Behind the scenes, making of, documentaries, postmortems, directors commentaries, art books and more, we just can't get enough of hearing the stories of creative people being creative, and the raw joy of creation and collaboration.2h 10m | Aug 2, 2023
- Darkness for Kids
Can kids be trusted to understand dark themes in their media?
Yes, duh, what an absurd thing to say. Kids stories have been dark for literal millennia. But we have a grand ol' time going over some great modern examples, particularly focusing on stop-motion animation and Guillermo Del Toro's Pinocchio.1h 38m | Jul 19, 2023
- Hayman & Old Work
In this episode, Cory & Adam talk about the value of old work, and explore Hayman, Cory's childhood project. A truly staggering feat that will astonish with it's breadth and scope as we chart Cory's prepubescent madness. But make no mistake, we're big fans of this chaotic, unhinged creativity. There's part of both of us that yearns to go back to this kind of energy, and we hope you see why.1h 24m | Jul 5, 2023
- Fans & Fandoms
In this episode, Cory & Adam talk about what it means to like things... responsibly. Which like, doesn't sound like that big of a topic. But it is, and we touch on community, identity, belonging, gatekeeping, tolerance, power dynamics, and much more.2h 16m | Jun 21, 2023
- A Goofy Movie
In this very special episode, we're all about 1995's A Goofy Movie. This movie means a lot to Cory personally, but there's so much to love here regardless. Listen to us as we inject the Were-Goof serum into ourselves and lose our minds.1h 43m | Jun 7, 2023
- Media & Marketing
In this very long episode, we manage to barely scratch the surface of the complex, interconnected topic which is the relationship between art and money. We get real passionate as we realize that this is the forever topic that touches ever aspect of the things we love. We fight on the side of art.2h 45m | May 24, 2023
- Resident Evil
Cory interviews Adam about his history and preferences on the Resident Evil game franchise. Adam has some weird opinions, but is passionate about this exceptional series.
EDIT: Initial upload had a problem with stereo audio, which has now (hopefully) been corrected.1h 28m | Apr 26, 2023