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Irregular personalities, irregular opinions, irregular schedule. We are Two Fat Guys Talk. We consume modern culture and maybe even your very soul? (CW: spoilers and offensive content.)

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Edmonton, AB

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Irregular personalities, irregular opinions, irregular schedule. We are Two Fat Guys Talk. We consume modern culture and maybe even your very soul? (CW: spoilers and offensive content.)

Language:

English


Episodes

TFGT 137: Castlevania

9/12/2023
TFGT 137: Castlevania Where two fat guys of dubious mythical origin discuss all things Castlevania, and what it inspired, including Bloodstained. The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word.

Duration:00:59:33

Interlude: Lycoris Recoil Season 1 Review

2/11/2023
Interlude: Lycoris Recoil Season 1 Review The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word.

Duration:00:37:46

TFGT 136: Star Wars

12/2/2022
TFGT 136: Star Wars 00:00 - Intro. 01:21 - Movies (trilogies and the rest, incl. Visions). 36:59 - Books. 42:40 - Television. 52:05 - Video games. 1:08:23 - The legacy and cultural impact of Star Wars. The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word.

Duration:01:14:59

Interlude: Yuki Yuna is a Hero Season 3 Review

10/7/2022
Interlude: Yuki Yuna is a Hero Season 3 Review The season nobody asked for... but the one we needed? The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word.

Duration:00:15:50

Interlude: The Owl House Season 2 Review

9/23/2022
Interlude: The Owl House Season 2 Review We review the second season of Disney's The Owl House. The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word. Stay safe, stay home, wash your hands.

Duration:00:22:13

Interlude: Amphibia Review and the State of Western Voice Actors in Animation v2

9/9/2022
Interlude: Amphibia Review and the State of Western Voice Actors in Animation v2 0:00 - Intro and a few notes. 2:55 - Amphibia review. 20:35 - Ranking Amphibia against Gravity Falls, Star vs. The Forces of Evil, and Owl House. 22:05 - Western VAs in animation. The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word.

Duration:00:31:41

Interlude: Amphibia Review and the State of Western Voice Actors in Animation

9/5/2022
Interlude: Amphibia Review and the State of Western Voice Actors in Animation Amphibia is a great show! We talk about it, and also our concerns about western voice actors in animation. The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what...

Duration:00:32:33

TFGT 135: The Legend of Zelda

7/28/2022
TFGT 135: The Legend of Zelda Excuse me, princess! Music featured: Title Theme - The Legend of Zelda; Master Sword - A Link to the Past; Hyrule Castle - A Link to the Past; Gerudo Valley - Ocarina of Time; Intro Theme - Zelda Animated Series. The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word. Stay safe, stay home, wash your hands.

Duration:01:04:55

TFGT 134: Final Fantasy

5/20/2022
TFGT 134: Final Fantasy Talkin' fantasy of the final variety. The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word. Stay safe, stay home, wash your hands.

Duration:01:18:03

TFGT 133: Arceus Warped Me to an Open World NFT

2/8/2022
TFGT 133: Arceus Warped Me to an Open World NFT 0:00 - Dominion Tank Police, anime getting worse, old anime dubs, Evangelion 64, Gungrave. 7:00 - Pocky & Rocky Reshrined, Lufia, Harvest Moon/Story of Seasons. 15:22 - Dyson Sphere, Guild Wars 2, PSO2 New Genesis, Super Mario Bros. 2, Ascension (Classless WoW). 27:26 - Video game industry acquisitions (Microsoft, Activision-Blizzard, Sony, Bungie, others). 42:05 - NFTs, Konami, Ubisoft, Square-Enix. 48:57 - Is adblocking piracy? 55:13 - Pokemon Legends Arceus. 1:07:30 - Open world games, including upcoming titles like Sonic Frontiers and ones we'd like to see. The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word. Stay safe, stay home, wash your hands.

Duration:01:33:13

TFGT 132: The Best of 2021!

12/6/2021
TFGT 132: The Best of 2021! Time once more for the best things of the year! The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word. Stay safe, stay home, wash your hands.

Duration:01:25:21

TFGT 131: Aftermath of Our Battle With The Electronic Three

6/26/2021
TFGT 131: Aftermath of Our Battle With The Electronic Three Our E3 2021 recap/reviews/resurrection/regrets. 1:28 - Hype as currency and the harm caused by the DMCA. 4:20 - Summer Game Fest Kickoff Show. 8:56 - Koch Media. 9:54 - IGN Expo. 12:01 - Guerrilla Collective Showcase pt 2. 14:25 - Wholesome Direct. 15:00 - Ubisoft Forward. 21:12 - Devolver Digital. 22:39 - Gearbox. 24:27 - UploadVR. 30:55 - Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase. 56:31 - Square Enix. 1:01:47 - Warner Bros. 1:02:08 - PC Gaming Show and Future Games Show. 1:05:53 - Limited Run Games. 1:08:17 - Intellivision. 1:09:46 - Take-Two Interactive. 1:13:05 - Capcom. 1:14:01 - Razer. 1:15:42 - Nintendo. 1:32:13 - Awards and Shoutouts. 1:36:44 - Odds and Ends. The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word. Stay safe, stay home, wash your hands.

Duration:01:47:18

TFGT 130: Pandemics Cannot Stop Our Summer Gaming Previewdictions

6/7/2021
TFGT 130: Pandemics Cannot Stop Our Summer Gaming Previewdictions Carlos and Dave offer a preview and their predictions on what E3 and the things surrounding E3 that aren't technically E3 will bring. GamesRadar link of all the known E3 shows, kept up-to-date as of June 5, 2021: https://www.gamesradar.com/e3-2021-schedule/. The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word. Stay safe, stay home, wash your hands.

Duration:01:18:55

TFGT 129: Didn't I Ask Gendo Ikari to Add Isekai to the List of Banned Words?

5/10/2021
TFGT 129: Didn't I Ask Gendo Ikari to Add Isekai to the List of Banned Words? 0:00 - Lake Superior State University's annual list of banned words, now a game show for your enjoyment! 16:25 - Carlos has been enjoying not watching anime, mostly because of isekai. Dave wants to ruin this. 22:14 - Adaptations in fiction. We mostly discuss from medium to medium (like book to TV) but also cover language to language (sub vs dub, don't worry it doesn't get ugly). Examples discussed include Fullmetal Alchemist, Harry Potter, The Promised Neverland, Cybersix, and Western comic book heroes with multiple canons like Spider-Man. 41:01 - Evangelion. Oh god, Evangelion. 45:02 - Humble Bundle is limiting what can be sent to charity. 49:59 - Halo Infinite matchmaking seggregation between gamepad and keyboard/mouse players. 52:59 - Chip shortages and cryptocurrency. 55:24 - Did the PS5 and Xbox Series X release too soon? Are cartridges the solution? 1:01:30 - Breath of the Wild 2 timeline confusion. 1:06:58 - Various topics back-to-back: Streets of Rage 4 DLC, Skullsgirls DLC, Power Rangers Battle for the Grid, It Takes Two, SaGa Frontier Remastered, Pac-Man 99, and Brave Prove. 1:22:51 - Microsoft Game Pass and the issue of game archival and preservation, which turns into a discussion of preserving all art (games, films, comics, et al) and things like big corporations gutting public domain laws. 1:28:37 - Signs of life at Konami? 1:29:54 - Dave asks if E3 is relevant anymore. Carlos makes his feelings on this question, and on E3, known. 1:32:41 - Is a Knights of the Old Republic remake imminent? 1:33:39 - Some people think BioWare and Blizzard only went downhill after their acquistion by EA/Activision, but Carlos says they've always been shitty. We also discuss MMO content rollout strategies, specifically, WoW vs. Guild Wars 2. And are MMOs really games? At least one fat guy argues against. 1:48:18 - More of the banned words game show! The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word. Stay safe, stay home, wash your hands.

Duration:02:00:39

TFGT 128: In Septerra Core the Nintendo Directs Use Rollback Netcode

2/25/2021
TFGT 128: In Septerra Core the Nintendo Directs Use Rollback Netcode Recorded 2021-01-20. 1:15 - For some reason we're talking about Septerra Core in 2021. 4:56 - Yakuza: Like a Dragon is bonkers cool. 15:01 - Holy crap there was a new Nintendo Direct! And it was meh. 26:57 - BlizzCon 2021. 40:13 - Guilty Gear Strive, rollback netcode, Final Fantasy VII Remake 2 rumors, and other stuff. The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word. Stay safe, stay home, wash your hands.

Duration:00:57:47

TFGT 127: The Glitch Techs Escape Hades via Buster Sword T-Spins

1/31/2021
TFGT 127: The Glitch Techs Escape Hades via Buster Sword T-Spins Recorded 2021-01-16. 2:34 - Vmail from Rowan: should games that weren't released in 2020 (ie, Among Us) be eligible for 2020 awards? 7:40 - Carlos and Dave present their Games of the Year for 2020! 54:06 - We discuss the upcoming Mega Man X: Corrupted, an amazing looking fan game by JKB Games. 57:45 - Capcom, in a rare move, sent a cease and desist to the creator of a Mega Man Battle Network fan game. We discuss why. 1:01:47 - Glitch Techs insights based on a podcast its creators appeared on. 1:06:57 - Odds and ends: Owl House, Wonder Woman 1984, garbage fanbases, and more. Rowan co-hosts an amazing game design analysis podcast, Platforms and Pitfalls. Listen here: https://www.idris-effect.net/platformsandpitfalls/. Mega Man X: Corrupted by JKB Games looks incredible. Check out its intro stage: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ciNJ3-vAkzg. The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word. Stay safe, stay home, wash your hands.

Duration:01:57:50

TFGT 126: Sephiroth Almost Sent Mario to the Shadowlands

12/14/2020
TFGT 126: Sephiroth Almost Sent Mario to the Shadowlands 0:00 - Hades and Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity. 5:38 - World of Warcraft: Shadowlands. 34:03 - Nintendo's legal rampage. 37:52 - The Game Awards 2020. 46:59 - COVID-19, vaccines, and Disney/Star Wars announcements. 56:09 - Odds and ends. The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word. Stay safe, stay home, wash your hands.

Duration:01:01:59

TFGT 125: Champion, Ye Got Ta Save Azeroth's WOONDZ

12/8/2020
TFGT 125: Champion, Ye Got Ta Save Azeroth's WOONDZ Recorded roughly 3π cycles ago. The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word. Stay safe, stay home, wash your hands.

Duration:04:57:57

TFGT 124: That It's Never the Final Fantasy is Hella Sus

10/30/2020
TFGT 124: That It's Never the Final Fantasy is Hella Sus Recorded roughly 17 years ago, a claim that is also hella sus. The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word. Stay safe, stay home, wash your hands.

Duration:01:59:53

TFGT 123: A Fenyx Rising During Generation Zero Foreshadows an Age of Calamity

9/21/2020
TFGT 123: A Fenyx Rising During Generation Zero Foreshadows an Age of Calamity The Ubisoft thing had a cool thing! Generation Zero is almost a cool thing. Carlos slams Symphony of the Night, but still acknowledges that it's a cool thing. And holy crap is that a new Pocky and Rocky? Recorded 2020-09-12, prior to the Final Fantasy 16 reveal and the news that Microsoft acquired ZeniMax. The Sword vs. Moon Rod art is by the talented RedCaliburn. Find her on Twitter, shop from her store, and visit her website. Be sure to visit our site at http://AnimeRave.xyz for more of this podcast and for Carlos and Dave Anime Rave, the best anime review and reaction show on the internet! If you like what you heard and can afford it, help keep us going by becoming a patron via the Patreon link on our site. If you can't afford it, no worries, just spread the word. Stay safe, stay home, wash your hands.