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Games Podcasts

'Evangelion' Asks Big Questions, But Doesn't Always Earn Its Answers

'Evangelion' is at its messiest when its plot and themes collide.
Ricardo Contreras
7.18.19
Games Podcasts

'Evangelion' Presents: Gendo Ikari, Anime's Worst Dad

Maybe you've known that for years, but he's so bad that it still had to be said.
Ricardo Contreras
7.12.19
Games Podcasts

‘Evangelion’ Won't Stop Leering as It Explores Its Characters’ Sexuality

'Evangelion' wallows in complicity with its toxic gender dynamics, and expects the audience to come along for the ride.
Ricardo Contreras
7.3.19
Games Podcasts

Alone at the End of the World in 'Evangelion'

The apocalypse hit 15 years ago. But today, you'll go to the movies anyway.
Austin Walker
6.28.19
Games Podcasts

'Neon Genesis Evangelion' is Coming to Netflix. Let's Watch It Together

Here are our thoughts on the first two episodes.
Ricardo Contreras
6.20.19
Games Podcasts

The Underrated Terror of 2014's Polarizing 'Godzilla'

Also, have you ever really thought about what a Dorito really is?
Rob Zacny
6.5.19
Games Podcasts

Why 'Game of Thrones' Lost Its Magic

Where will all the clicks go now that it's over?
Ricardo Contreras
5.23.19
Games Podcasts

From ‘Too Online’ to Alt-Right and Back Again

We also talk 'Jason X' and how books might actually be bad for learning.
Rob Zacny
5.16.19
Games Podcasts

'Dark Side of the Ring' Highlights How Strange Wrestling Really Is

The porous line between reality and pretense, in wrestling and in politics.
Rob Zacny
4.25.19
Podcasts

Star Athletes and Sporting Politics in the Spotlight

The game we see versus the game that's being played.
Rob Zacny
4.11.19
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Unclear Ends and Questionable Means in Both Sports and Politics

Methods have an intent all their own.
Rob Zacny
4.4.19
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The Fun Drama of F1 Racing and the Bleak Reality of Presidential Races

Daniel Ricciardo did nothing wrong.
Rob Zacny
3.15.19
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