Bonus episode 2: Turbo Kid

Just in time for this year’s Extra Life charity gaming marathon comes the second bonus episode Evan promised to record after last year’s event. James DeRosa returns to the second chair, and the two of them discuss the ’80s-loving, post-apocalyptic comedy Turbo Kid. Topics include robot wars, practical effects, and a heartfelt goodbye to a very special friend.

If you want more episodes, Evan will do another for every $250 he raises for his hospital this year. Donate at his Extra Life page. Continue reading

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Bonus Episode 1: Nightcrawler

James DeRosa returns for the first of two bonus episodes coming thanks to some very generous donations to Evan’s 2014 Extra Life campaign. They discuss Nightcrawler, which is just a light, fluffy, cheerful movie.

Except the exact opposite of that. Continue reading

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Remakes, Reboots, Sequels, and Prequels

Sophist Radio‘s James DeRosa joins Evan yet again, and they talk about their favorite (and not-favorite) things based off of or immediately following/preceding other things. Topics include science fiction, video games, and the pitfalls of using numbers instead of letters. Continue reading

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Prometheus

GamesBeat‘s Jeff Grubb joins Evan to discuss Ridley Scott’s Alien prequel(-ish) Prometheus. Topics include stupid deaths, unanswered questions, and Space Jesus. Continue reading

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Max Payne 3

Josh and Jay’s Excellent Video Game Show co-host Jay Pullman joins Evan to discuss Rockstar Games’ Max Payne 3. Topics include noir, action heroes, and horrible attempts at disguise. Continue reading

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Spaced

Brian Taylor joins Evan to discuss the referential British TV comedy Spaced. Topics include romance, raves, and the proper term for canine actors. Continue reading

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Fez

Sophist Radio‘s James DeRosa joins Evan to discuss Phil Fish’s mind-bending puzzle game, Fez. Topics include hidden messages, homemade decoders, and House moments. Continue reading

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Kolchak: The Night Stalker

Jasmine Rea joins Evan to discuss the cult 1974 TV series Kolchak: The Night Stalker. Topics include top-notch journalism, deadly moss, and cosplay that will never happen, so don’t even ask. Continue reading

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Betrayal at House on the Hill (PAX East 2012 Special)

Join Evan, Bunny Pirates‘ Meghan Stratman, and Sophist Radio‘s Aaron Rivers and Harold Burnett at PAX East 2012 as they gather around a table in a hotel room and play the cult classic board game Betrayal at House on the Hill. What horrors await them in the house on the hill? Who will survive, and what will be left of them? How strong can a 13-year-old boy be, anyway? Continue reading

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