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Critical but casual approaches to current, past, and future video games six times a week. In addition, guests will periodically share their own aesthetic and personal experiences with games in conversation! Subscribe to our Patreon at www.patreon.com/hegelbon if you'd like to hear special patron-only bonus episodes!

Critical but casual approaches to current, past, and future video games six times a week. In addition, guests will periodically share their own aesthetic and personal experiences with games in conversation! Subscribe to our Patreon at www.patreon.com/hegelbon if you'd like to hear special patron-only bonus episodes!
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Critical but casual approaches to current, past, and future video games six times a week. In addition, guests will periodically share their own aesthetic and personal experiences with games in conversation! Subscribe to our Patreon at www.patreon.com/hegelbon if you'd like to hear special patron-only bonus episodes!

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English


Episodes

No Cartridge Presents: Are You Afraid of the After Dark 2

10/14/2019
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Liv and Curt are back to talk about the romhack of your nightmares and the creepier side of Pokemon in the second episode of our spooky series of creepypasta readings! Listen...or die! Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:01:16:55

No Cartridge Presents: 4 Colors Red 1 with Podside Pete!

10/8/2019
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We welcome THE Pete J, of Podside Picnic, onto the show to talk comics, adaptation, philosophy, change, time, the universe, and everything else. An episode you can be proud of...like Podside Picnic's whole ouvre! Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:01:12:58

No Cartridge Presents: Patch Notes 1.20

10/7/2019
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Jon and Trev are back for......the slow season. Listen, I'm sure it'll pick up soon....really! Overwatch in Smash anyone? ANYONE??? Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:00:58:55

No Cartridge Presents: Are You Afraid of the After Dark 1

10/6/2019
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Join us for a new series in which After Dark cohost Olivia Broussard and friend of the series Curt Franklin examine videogame creepypasta! What inspires us to make terrifying fantasies about our pasttime pleasures? Find out as we dive into the dark and spooky world...of October! Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:00:53:17

Episode 140: Found in Translation with Kevin Snow!

10/2/2019
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We welcome Kevin Snow onto the podcast to talk about their localization of Pathologic 2, difficulty in videogames, designing games, and so so much more. A wonderful starting point for friends who haven't heard the cast yet! Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:01:11:48

No Cartridge Presents: Patch Notes 1.19

9/30/2019
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Welcome my friends to the show that never ends! On this episode, Jon and I talk Anthem! Pooping in Death Stranding! And Borderlands 3! No, I did not repeat myself three times! Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:01:02:02

No Cartridge UNLOCK: Mark Hoppus!

9/19/2019
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In this classic No Cartridge After Dark, Liv and I talk with Blink 182 frontman Mark Hoppus about gaming, music, and growing up. Not to be missed, and free for the first time! For more, check out patreon.com/nocartridge! Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:00:59:48

No Cartridge Presents: Patch Notes 1.18

9/17/2019
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Jon and I are back to take on the news which this week is....uh...well, it's still trailer season people, and we have to get hype any way we can. More serious stuff late this week, promise. Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:01:21:31

Patreon Bonus Sample: David Roth!

9/13/2019
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Welcome to the sample episode baby! We welcome Deadspin's own David J Roth to talk with you, the patrons and me, about sports, games, and Renaldo Balkman's own connection to Thomas Pynchon. If you want to hear the rest, check out patreon.com/nocartridge today! Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:00:08:28

Episode 139: History of the Form

9/11/2019
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It's a solo episode today as I discuss the history of gaming as a medium and the ways it intersects with the history of the novel! I also diagnose our current moment and look at what might be coming next. Transcription by William Lett at https://medium.com/@Hegelbon/no-cartridge-139-history-of-the-form-transcription-by-william-lett-481a5b8fcce6 Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:00:39:22

Patreon Bonus Sample: Lana Polansky!

9/9/2019
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Enjoy this sample of the most recent patreon-only episode with Lana @mechapoetic Polansky! If you like what you've heard here, subscribe at patreon.com/nocartridge and tell me to make more! Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:00:08:04

Episode 138: Adventures in Rotoscope with Francisco González

8/30/2019
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We welcome Francisco González of Grundislav Games to the show to talk about his experience with creating adventure games, the science of rotoscoping and animation in retro-esque design, and the direction of the genre itself! A fascinating look at craft from a wonderful guest. Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:01:15:49

No Cartridge Presents: Patch Notes 1.17

8/29/2019
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A massive double-sized Patch Notes this week as we take on a truly tumultuous and upsetting two weeks in gaming. Trigger warning on this one: we'll be discussing the allegations of sexual assault and harassment against Jeremy Soule, Alec Holowka, and Alexis Kennedy. Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:01:53:47

BONUS: Patreon sample with Jesse Farrar

8/26/2019
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Hey everyone, if you've ever wondered what's happening on the patreon, wonder no further! Here is a sample of the full episode I have with the Go Off Kings' own Jesse @bronzehammer Farrar on politics, gaming, and, as you'll hear, a lot of other stuff. For more, you can check out patreon.com/nocartridge! Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:00:06:35

Episode 137: Cartridgeside Fire Chat w/ Gary Butterfield

8/20/2019
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We welcome DuckFeed's own Gary Butterfield on the show to talk Dark Souls, podcasting, the nature of games analysis, and the future of DuckFeed! A crossover event for the ages! Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:01:14:20

No Cartridge Presents: Patch Notes 1.16

8/16/2019
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Join us, Liv, Jon and myself, on a slow newsweek that is NOT political, dangit!!! Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:00:49:17

Episode 136: On Sequels and Anodyne 2 with Sean Han Tani and Marina Kittaka

8/14/2019
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We welcome the members of Analgesic Productions -- Sean Han Tani (@sean_htch) and Marina Kittaka (@even_kei) -- to discuss their just-released gem of a game Anodyne 2! Learn about the game's approach, politics, aesthetics, philosophy and more in a wide-ranging interview about one of the most exciting indie titles in a while! Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:00:53:17

Episode 135: Outer Wilds Forever! with Alex and Kelsey Beachum

8/6/2019
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We are proud to welcome Alex and Kelsey, the Beachum siblings and the head developer and writer (respectively) of the magisterial Outer Wilds, on to talk about their work! So much to listen for here, including stories of development origins; questions on dialogue specifics; the full explanation (or, rather, A full explanation) of the endings; and much more. You will learn something, that's a No Cartridge promise -- absolute must listen, and thanks to Alex and Kelsey for coming on! Support...

Duration:01:49:32

No Cartridge Presents: Patch Notes 1.15

8/5/2019
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An uplifting episode of mostly good gaming news! Jon Liv and I talk Rockstar, FaZE Clan, and more! Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:01:00:05

Episode 134: The Signature Wall with Heather Campbell and Nick Wiger!

8/2/2019
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We welcome the cohosts of the new gaming/comedy podcast of the moment, How Did This Get Played?, onto the show to talk about their favorite and least favorite games; the hell of making a job out of playing garbage titles; if they care about gamer minutiae; and whether they're a spinoff or not. Solid stuff from two very very funny people, check it out! Support this podcast at — https://app.redcircle.com/shows/8dc75889-bdb1-42f9-8170-b25a63a601f7/donations

Duration:01:00:19