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July 3, 2020  

I'm gonna kill and oppress all of these rioters, I'm Ch'en! I'm gonna kill these oppressed rioters, blue lives matter! I'm Ch'en and everybody wants to fuck me because I'm a hot dragon girl!

Topics include: we are not back because things are "normal"; extreme person; Madiha has been writing again!; it has maize; PSO2 chat; mindless, brain-dead easy; i will not play it with you if you ask; Arknights Contingency Contracts; does Madiha like the current Arknights events and stories? can you guess?; your name is "bitch" now; the worst fucking companies in China and Korea; Yakuza mobile game; MENACING MEN; Madiha and Esther go over the hits and misses and bizarre shit in the PS5 reveal event.

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May 22, 2020  

Why the fuck would I have a subscription to Disney Plus? What the fuck would I watch there? There's no Chinese movies there.

NOTE: We are aware of the like 4 seconds of dead air near the start. Use it to reflect, and for wellness.

Topics include: Corona coping; DON'T GO OUTSIDE even if the media and managerial class ask you to; Esther played the Receiver series! hardcore sidearm sim with a side of MKUltra mind control; THE MIND KILL; afraid of your own gun; pick up the floppy, it's just there; Madiha cope-bought a PS4 with her girlfriend; the experience of setting up a PS4; the God Eater 3 theme; Free Shit Is Free; Final Fantasy Remake; Madiha's experience with FF7 original (it's limited, folks); Aerith is the baby who is done being nice and wants power; talking about the ghosts; metanarrative; a part of disc one of a multi-disc game; finally talking about the gameplay; worldfeel; Chadley; no regrets buying a PS4 slim, everything runs perfectly fine; brief death stranding talk; gotta play it to get it.

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May 11, 2020  

Nobody has any money! Who the fuck are you gonna side-hustle??

Topics include: a gentle reminder to be kind to yourself during the global apocalypse; ignore the productivity porn; install a gacha game; talking about them GACHI GAMES with Girls Frontline: Continuum Turbulence; Madiha's tragic tale of being stuck at the finish line; deep Girls Frontline lore; Honkai Impact comedy events are SO BAD; PREMIUM FRIDAY; Esther talking about Granblue again; the yandere arcarum evoker; GENSHIN IMPACT, Mihoyo's technical masterpiece; watch Madiha's videos on it!; idle thumbs is trapped in terrorist town; its megaman battle network but its INDIE, One Step From Eden; Esther is done being nice.

Looking for that Genshin Impact video playlist? It's right here fam.

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April 30, 2020  

Madiha is here with an experimental minisode examining the liberalism in Arknights and answering the much asked question "why do you like Girls Frontline's story better than Arknights?" It's about to get Leninist in here, so watch out.

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The theme is an excerpt from "Buying Goods At Palmira" from the Evergrace OST.

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WELCOME TO THE COVID CUDDLEPILE!

Topics: We talk about every Bang Dream! character one by one, it's a lot; just listen to the episode...

Cecilia wants you to listen to all this Bandori music and collected youtube links for you. Enjoy:

Poppin' Party:
I-I never said love (Arisa): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eb3oNyxrcWo
Returns: https://youtu.be/m2bEcwImI1o
CiRCLING: https://youtu.be/4X6mRSW3FyM

Afterglow:
Tied to the Skies: https://youtu.be/v6e-suT7XhU
ON YOUR MARK: https://youtu.be/mu_HbydJJso

Pastel Palettes:
Pep meets Step: https://youtu.be/m-Pwz9HamPE
Kyu-Mai Flower: https://youtu.be/nsWS5sVzyfY
Yuru-Yura Ring-Dong-Dance: https://youtu.be/5y5S__kvT6U

Roselia:
Hidamari Rhodonite: https://youtu.be/WHUcMfWkfoU
Promise: https://youtu.be/KLGnrMqvhM8
Black Shout: https://youtu.be/4YmpLivOyMY
FIRE BIRD: https://youtu.be/VF3M6l9rsqs

Hello Happy World:
Goka! Gokai!? Phantom Thief!: https://youtu.be/SlXKvsomUVo
Wacha-Mocha Pettan March: https://youtu.be/ewZMCHF8bYE

RAISE A SUILEN:
RIOT: https://youtu.be/_HcJmHjoQbo
HELL! OR HELL?: https://youtu.be/fHhsSPP4hAA

Morfonica:
Daylight: https://youtu.be/TuqQGT1OT1U

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March 9, 2020  

There was this guy who came into all of our lives. His name is Bernard. And he has given me complicated feelings.

Topics include: Giving you fuckers what you ask for; why I am going out to vote for Bernie; democracy is still horseshit; mass power, grappling with class consciousness in America; the FBI party; Mass; go outside and do stuff; BACK TO THE MEDIA SHIT; Madiha is obsessed with WORLD OF HORROR; junji ito hypercard; biting all the fucking monsters with the biting spell; case of the scissor lady; the curious case of evolving eels; your childhood best friend gives you GREAT BUFFS; Esther is still down the YAKUZA KIWAMI 2 rabbit hole; j-drama, not a telenovela, for the regionality; beating up guys and eating food; serious konbini nonsense; grown man destroying kids at stock cars; Madiha played another roguelike, METAL UNIT; wanna know why Madiha picked this one?; killing maple story blobs; mecha dashing around shooting guns at slimes; it's the horny bodysuits.

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February 25, 2020  

It's time to Cry, Motherfuckers.

Topics include: Steam has a lot of robots; in the deluge of porn, there was CRYSTAR; the saddest anime girl on the cover; relatable or offensive? it's both; Crystar went to sleep until I beat Pathologic 2; you been playing a lot of Doom?; how you know an ARPG is jank; crying girl do combo; crying out the loot; roguelite elements; the spinny just comes out; Kokoro problems; how can you tell the tail is fox or wolf; don't expect this game to be sensitive; a new feature! we flirt with the temporality of current events by talking about games coming out on Steam!; Azur Lane Crosswave! what IG and Compile are making instead of Neptunia!; darksburg; Arknights had its first event! we go through Grani And The Knight's Treasure!; Grani is a cop, Skadi was a trash fire; still ship Grani with the village chief girl; where is the Big Bob banner?; Reunion is right as always; Madiha dishes about writing and about the current status of The Solstice War.

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February 1, 2020  

As usual I'm the only correct one, and the majority of people are just wrong. I'm used to this being the way of things.

Topics: Leave the kids alone; outsider artists; the Rhodes Island operators have thrown us into the GACHA GAOL for not being model minorities; IT'S TIME TO TALK ABOUT THE FUCKED UP CLASS POLITICS OF ARKNIGHTS; fuck you; the story is DOGSHIT; killing guys in hoodies; "Medical PMC"; whatever man, if you wanna have a 12 year old as a CEO thats fine; who is your favorite class traitor?; we do the ten-roll math completely wrong; the gameplay is fun and the girls are cute but this setting is heinous; Esther played HADES, a supergiant roguelike; classical thots; Madiha has continued to play Pathologic 2; trading nuts to kids for drugs; trading lockpicks for toast; christmas souls; would you want to watch a Pathologic 2 video from Madiha?

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January 25, 2020  

I would've been okay if like, what came out of the girls, was some King of Braves GaoGaiGar shit happening.

Topics: The Rise Of Skywalker Spoiler Free Discussion; Spoilers: it sucks; what is your relationship to Star Wars?; still playing Pathologic 2; acquiring future games; still playing Bug Fables; answering YOUR questions!; who's your least favorite touhou; Nazrin Disrespecter; Sanae, written by Mari Okada; Esther dunking on her own cats; top ten anime of the decade; WIXOSS, BABY; Madiha hates SD gundams; Granbelm should've had some King of Braves Gaogaigar shit; Mari Okada would unlock 100% of the human brain if she was given Vira to write; games you have trouble getting back into.

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January 10, 2020  

Grid 3.0: You Will (Not) Defeat Fernando Alonso.

It's Transmediacrity's take on the best games of 2019. Featuring special guest lister, Cecilia!

Here's the lists:

MADIHA

1. Pathologic 2
2. Sekiro
3. Code Vein
4. Unity of Command 2
5. Banner of the Maid

ESTHER

1. Sekiro
2. Bug Fables
3. Disco Elysium
4. AI: The Somnium Files
5. Death Stranding

CECILIA

1. Need for Speed: Heat
2. FFXIV: Shadowbringers
3. Touhou Project 17: Wily Beast and Weakest Creature

4. Untitled Goose Game
5. GRID (2019)

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Ending theme is "Plagued Outdoors" from Pathologic 2.

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