Transmediacrity A podcast about media through an analytical, admiring and alternative perspective.

October 26, 2018  

You may not have heard about it, but the Gen Z-ers are canceling everybody out here.

Topics include: a little disclaimer about consuming Japanese media as Westerners; it's our Halloween episode!; Madiha's greatest fear as a content creator; canceled several times already; don't blame Esther for the Year Of Horny; Hornyween 2018; Madiha played 30 hours of Conception 2: Children of the Stars! (for your sins); Conception 2.0 -- You Will (Not) Reverse Japan's Declining Birthrate; i'll keep complaining about Ar Tonelico; Catholic Puritannical Harem Game; how a Star Baby is born; can't go with Alec into the dungeon in a horny outfit; Persona 3 without Aesthetics; babies are better when commanded by their mom; Madiha loves tsunderes; it's barely even horny; THERE'S NO SHOWER SCENES; the lame charm of harem anime shit; Esther saves her deeply cleavaged girlfriend in Nights of Azure 1 *and* 2; Gust's reparations to the Lesbian community; Fullmetal Atelier: Sisterhood; steampunk goth horny; Hornier than Conception 2; like an early PS2 game; Arnice and Lillysse; a million discrete bones; YOU WILL BE CONFRONTED; the ballroom scene; style over substance aesthetic fast food; a game that is like a Lesbian AMV of another game; Nights of Azure 2, even gayer, even hornier; the Lilly system; tension with everybody; Madiha is still mad about Nier Automata; the TITSTORM.

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October 12, 2018  

I have literally never lied to you. I'm extremely honest and I do not lie.

Topics include: this is why Esther is a a guest; professional microphone man; breaking the theme of the themed episode; Transmediacrity stans one anime this season and its SSSS. GRIDMAN; so lame and dorky it warps around to extremely hype; Junk; the Trigger Cycle; the ANIMATION; work of modern art; Esther played an RPG, Labyrinth of Refrain! It's a Nippon Ichi game about a shitty lady!; Etryan Odyssey on PC; RPG Lets Plays; Tipping 40s; guys being dudes; Madiha and Esther are confined in GACHA SOLITARY CONFINEMENT at the GACHA SUPERMAX; Madiha plays "Is It Wrong To Pick Up Girls In A Dungeon? Familia Myth: Memoria Freese" that's the whole title; Madiha's gift and curse; flash game animations; secret Danmachi stans; harem shows Madiha likes; Esther played ShinNaZuki, a gacha cryptid that may well be a tax writeoff scheme; nobody knows about this game; unintelligible machine translation; Bratz doll models; mobile game plagiarism; TRANSMEDIACRITY CIVIL WAR; Nintendo coalesces all of the gacha demon shit in the world into Dragalia Lost, a game arguably less generous than Fate Grand Order!; a JPEG of a cake, and an imp; "diablo gameplay"; watch out for these fucky Myms; why are we talking about Conception II?; dorky little boy protagonist; Anti-Polyamory Mym; we have a nun and that's good; put all the granblue girls into Dragalia; deckbuilding tips in Magic: The Gathering Arena.

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September 28, 2018  

There is power in a union!

Topics include: You haven't had any good years; Madiha excoriates our despised mutant billionaire class; it is healthy to hate them; permaowned man elon musk; despicable rich inhuman alien freak jeff bezos; Telltale lays off 250 workers; Esther's Telltale Forums years; getting your post deleted by Jake Rodkin; solidarity for the workers; talking about scab labor; parallel structures; will you support the workers and the union, even as the corporation cracks down; Esther is "excited" that Let It Die is on PC! go kill some haters; Madiha does Alphascape alone (don't resubscribe to FF14); Battlefield 1 is basically free now on PC and you should go get it because it's fun; SHOUJO KAGEKI REVUE STARLIGHT SPOILERCAST FROM 57:00 to 1:40:00, various topics within, be forewarned; why is Esther interested in Scientology; what would Madiha look like as a Virtual Youtuber?

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September 13, 2018  

You're the kid from danganronpa and you have to shoot the truth bullets.

Topics include: EA's big loot box fiasco; EA is going to jail in Belgium; we got your back homie; one percent of 7.5 billion gamers who love loot boxes; the infamous plagues of King Herod; a very special episode about Games Journalism; justifying the drive-by; the fascist push against the press; that time Madiha was harassed; the time a spiderman video game billboard led to online harassment; Vice dot com verticals; that shithead who defends loot boxes on Polygon; Jeff Gertsmann excommunicated from Gamespot; who is the Commentariat, and what is their privilege of office; the limits of corporate outfits; Vox Media, literally founded by a democratic party strategist; epic blacklisted lady, Madiha; critiquing the media from the outside; unfortunately going on reddit to find game information; support indie criticism like ours or Timber Owls; RETWEET US; danganronpa; Saltybet; draw cool anime Madiha (the character from The Solstice War, not the author who took her own character's name in a fit of transgender extravagance).

Outro theme is "Discussion -BREAK-" from the DANGANRONPA ost.

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September 7, 2018  

SPOILERS @ 27:30 to 35:30 FOR "SORRY TO BOTHER YOU"

If there was like a .8% chance, I'd roll for it. Fuck it.

Topics include: improving on Valve's "Artifact"; Madiha's trip; airport prison; the very first lets play of The Incredible Machine; Boots Riley's 3/4s of a masterpiece "Sorry To Bother You"; SPOILERS @ 27:30 to 35:30; Kakegurui Claymation; kickstart live action Asobi Asobase; Esther steals from random Source mod maps in Jazztronauts; in the GACHA GAOL, Madiha becomes the fashion chosen one in Love Nikki--Dress Up Queen!; a sobering discussion of racial ideology in fashion and dress-up games; T-DOLLS BE SHOPPING vs. Do you love this cruiser's titties, Master; favorite books? read The Solstice War http://spiritsofeden.com; Qualia the purple; Esther's cursed Tale of Genji; read Otaku: Japan's Database Animals.

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August 17, 2018  

Back then, I was a lot more woke poisoned than I am right now.

Topics include: GGNN; depressed thot with dumbass bitch energy; indie horror fads; hot bodies; Fallout Miami; Monster Hunter World episode; what if we played MGSV instead; the commentariat fumbles it again; unoptimized graphics; terrible netcode; the lobby system is a hellscape; we love the game anyway; our Monster Hunter histories; PUT THE SWIMMING BACK IN; hunting the monsters for real; worse than nintendo friend codes; the horny set for Madiha; rude elf lady who vapes; why is there no fanart; why Wixoss?; PSA about tumblr woke poisoning and handling media and characters critically; fictional food we would eat; stan Cave; listen to the Muscle March soundtrack.

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August 10, 2018  

I wanted to gain world class Tekken skills... to Perfect my girlfriend.

Topics include: Gamer holiday EVO; Punchboy Punchfights; Smash Brothers at breakfast so we do not have to watch it; The Switch Bastard; respect Melty Blood, disparage Arcana Heart; disrespect Mortal Kombat; finals Elphelt; the 12 year old who killed Daigo; watching EVO; Tencent bringing culture to games; why it's fun to watch DBFZ; He Came, He Saw, He Fursuited; Esther is back with the Shin Megami Tensei; the character Madiha likes; Press Turn on your phone; a 50% joke Lesbian character; Madiha played Metal Gear Solid 5; attention to detail; playing as a girl in a bodysuit; how to get a cold in MGS3; America delenda est; SEND US QUESTIONS; games we like that are bad; the most anime club anime.

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July 20, 2018  

All the bioware freaks overturned the tables at EA like Jesus and the moneychangers and that's why you're getting Fuck DLC.

Another Madiha-edited episode. WE'RE VERY SORRY. Alongside the mic popping, Cecilia is once again here with Madiha to trace the original sin of the horse anime to Pokemon, discuss Hanebado (and two-car), be baffled at Warhammer 40k games, finally talk about Assassin's Creed and get real [disappointed] about roborace.

Outro theme is "Mission" from the Prince of Tennis OST.

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July 12, 2018  

Madiha edited this episode, so it is not going to be as smooth and crispy as Esther's editing. She did her best... But it does contain some shenanigans. Joining her is Cecilia! They discuss Money Idol Exchanger, The Crew 2, Formula One, Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak, Hitman 2016, and finally, KEMONO FRIENDS! And future anime club shows. Enjoy.

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Cecilia: Twitter, Tumblr, Video Game Hell.

July 6, 2018  

No podcast this week! Instead Madiha gets on the mic to answer some questions. Forgive the audio quality, it sounds worse than normal because Esther is moving and couldn't perform her editing magic on it. Madiha also forgot to put a theme song on it, but then she decided that'll just be the Apologem aesthetic and went for it, because, she is tired! She did explain her methodology for making the Solstice War unique despite its historic ties, and how she plays video games to avoid feeling like she's doing it wrong.

Email us at transmediacrity@gmail.com! Check out our TUMBLR and TWITTER.

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