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TALK THIS! is a biweekly podcast about video games hosted by Emma and Madelyn Paquette. Every show, they talk about two games- one old (pre-2007) and one new (within the last year or two). At the end of each show, Madelyn and Emma take the best elements from each game and mash them together into a brand new game idea.

TALK THIS! is a biweekly podcast about video games hosted by Emma and Madelyn Paquette. Every show, they talk about two games- one old (pre-2007) and one new (within the last year or two). At the end of each show, Madelyn and Emma take the best elements from each game and mash them together into a brand new game idea.

Location:

United States

Description:

TALK THIS! is a biweekly podcast about video games hosted by Emma and Madelyn Paquette. Every show, they talk about two games- one old (pre-2007) and one new (within the last year or two). At the end of each show, Madelyn and Emma take the best elements from each game and mash them together into a brand new game idea.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 152. Stanley A Live

11/27/2022
In this episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss Live A Live and The Stanley Parable: Ultra Deluxe and imagine what office work could have been. Also featuring how to tell a joke, the areas of history, and narrating each other to annoyance.

Duration:00:55:06

Side-Quest 148. Season of Death

11/20/2022
In this not-episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss their last six weeks in gaming and - Emma, we get it, you played a lot of games, this episode will never end. Also featuring going back to skateboarding, muffled name calling, and the unreality of courtroom drama.

Duration:01:14:34

Episode 151. We Are Not Empires

11/13/2022
In this episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss Age of Empires and We Are OFK and have a temporary identity crisis. Also featuring what makes something an empire, the logistics of a virtual band, and whether or not there's any murder.

Duration:01:01:28

Side-Quest 147. R.O.B. With A Chainsaw

11/6/2022
In this not-episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss gaming controllers and peripherals. We love the PowerGlove. It's so bad. Also featuring infrared, cute robo power, and why all controllers look the same now.

Duration:01:02:34

Episode 150. Neon Turismo

10/30/2022
In this episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss Gran Turismo and Neon White and continue their campaign for the eradication of real sports. Also featuring John Cena, motorcyles in FF7, and regional soundtracks.

Duration:01:04:16

Side-Quest 146. The Spookiest Season

10/23/2022
In this not-episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss horror games, something they have extreme expertise in because they are definitely not scared little babies. Also featuring a real jump scare, movie comparisons, and how hard this all seems.

Duration:00:55:54

Episode 149. The Last of XCOM (Part One)

10/16/2022
In this episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss XCOM and The Last of Us Part One. Despite the title, this is not part one of an episode, it is a joke. Also featuring the the appeal of math, the art of lighting, and small child face blindness. Well-known spoiler for FF7 from 30:30 - 30:35.

Duration:01:03:06

Side Quest 145. A Short Story Session

10/9/2022
In this not-episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss their last six weeks in gaming from Citizen Sleeper to Voice of Cards to I Was A Teenage Exocolonist and more. Also featuring gaming schedules, fond zero outta ten scores, and leaving good reviews on the store page.

Duration:01:11:26

Episode 148. Citizen Journey

10/2/2022
In this episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss Journey and Citizen Sleeper and think about retiring to a farm. Also featuring the gig economy, carefully ensuring kindness, and the art of greeting cards.

Duration:01:01:52

Side-Quest 144. Coming Soon to Headphones Near You

9/25/2022
In this not-episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss video game trailers and why all you really need is a banger of a song. Also featuring demands for no gameplay, trailers vs commercials, and live action dances.

Duration:01:01:44

Episode 147. Epic Mickey on the Campus

9/18/2022
In this episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss Epic Mickey and Two Point Campus and whether there's something dystopian about it all. Also featuring Mickey's many crimes, the purpose of concept art, and spooky college.

Duration:00:54:46

Side-Quest 143. Playing Sportsball

9/11/2022
In this not-episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss sports in video games, including everything from FIFA to Fruitball. Also featuring why golf is so popular, change in the world, and our own sports game desires.

Duration:01:05:22

Episode 146. Mario the Striker Lad

9/4/2022
In this episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss Arc The Lad and Mario Strikers: Battle League and discuss the merits of the crotch chop. Also featuring Arc rhymes, high stakes political games, and premium pricing.

Duration:00:50:30

Side-Quest 142. The Number Go Up

8/28/2022
In this not-episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss their last six weeks in gaming and why Three Houses is such a good game for job hunting. Also featuring the malice of cats, old phones, and the grand acquisition of a PS5.

Duration:01:04:06

Episode 145. Radiant Blood

8/21/2022
In this episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss Radiant Historia and Back 4 Blood and bemoan the lack of combo co-op. Also featuring middle-aged men, irrelevant cards, and zombie sounds behind you.

Duration:00:58:15

Side-Quest 141. Games Too Long???

8/14/2022
In this not-episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss the all-important, eternal question: are games too long? Also featuring how economics work, the inability to edit, and refund policies.

Duration:01:04:56

Episode 144. Stalker of the Runes

8/7/2022
In this episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl and Rune Factory 5, and struggle to pronounce the word "shadow" of all things. Also featuring some downers, the monopoly of the farming sim, and strange tourism.

Duration:00:51:14

Side-Quest 140. The Video Game Getaway

7/31/2022
In this not-episode, Madelyn and Emma talk about ideal summer vacation locations in video games and realize most places are just too dangerous. Also featuring favorite vegetables, parasailing, and summery monkeys.

Duration:00:57:34

Episode 143. Lego Stormtrooper Raving Rabbids

7/24/2022
In this episode, Madelyn and Emma discuss Rayman and Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga, and poor Rayman doesn't even make the title of his own episode. Also featuring Metacritic vibes, what makes a vegetable, and TikTok trends.

Duration:00:56:05

Side-Quest 139. My Friend, Satan

7/17/2022
In this not-episode, Madelyn and Emma talk about their last six weeks in gaming and the dual frustrations of the Daily Grind. Also featuring a pun about the number two, mediocrity, and how much murder is acceptable. Forgive the clinking noises, it's Emma's dog.

Duration:01:05:48