The Untenable Podcast, Episode 125: Gore’d the Guardians

The one with that guy who didn’t direct the Bioshock movie.

In this week’s episode, Mike and Jay explore the aesthetics of Gore Verbinski and the Swedish, Nordic, and Dutch filmmakers, reflect on Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2, revisit some Alien: Covenant, and wonder why Prey s**t the bed while being played.

 

Intro music: “The Chain” Fleetwood Mac   Outro music: “In Hell I’ll Be in Good Company” The Dead South

 

 

The Untenable Podcast, Episode 124: The Planet Redshirt

The one with nostalgia for nostalgia’s sake.

In this week’s episode, Mike and Jay dance around topics in an effort to ignore the elephant in the room, and visit thoughts about Zelda, Prey, Persona 4, and Mass Effect: Andromeda; they also talk Alien: Covenant.

Intro song: “Run” Foo Fighters  Outro song: “Slave to Love” Bryan Ferry

 

The Untenable Podcast, Episode 123: The Superhero Mafia Delusion

The one with the bowls of chili.

In this week’s episode, Mike and Jay talk of Mike’s issues with the inefficiencies of Mafia III, some Zelda, Jay’s interest in the Alex Jones child custody saga, a preview of the coming Very Special Episode aka State of the Division, and share their thoughts about and make a wager whether DC or Marvel will prevail at the box office with Justice League and Thor Ragnarok, respectively.

Intro song: “The Outsider” A Perfect Circle   Outro song: “One Last Breath” Creed

The Untenable Podcast, Episode 122 – Missed Connections

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The one with the speculations about galaxies and motives.

In this week’s episode, Mike and Jay overcome interruptions to talk Star Wars in movies and games, Tomb Raider, Battlefront 2, and Mafia III.

Intro song: “Life on Mars” David Bowie   Outro song: “Rebel, Rebel” David Bowie

The Untenable Podcast, Episode 121: Journey of a Thousand Yawns SPOILERS

The one with the white privilege in the game.

In this week’s episode, Mike and Jay make heads or tails of Mike’s journey through the poorly structured world of Horizon Zero Dawn, and Jay meanders and makes false equivalencies during the flawed but decent season finale of The Walking Dead.

Intro song: “It’s Over Now” Alice in Chains Unplugged   Outro song: “The Killer is Me” Alice in Chains Unplugged

 

 

The Untenable Podcast, Episode 119: Back to the Sunken Place

The one where the boys retract their healing factors.

In this week’s SPOILERIFIC episode, Mike and Jay return from Spring Break and talk Logan, Get Out, Zelda, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, and Horizon Zero Dawn.

Article by Dr. Kinitra Brooks, referenced by Jay during the discussion of Get Out.

Intro Song: “When the Man Comes Around” Johnny Cash   Outro Song: “Fare Thee Well” Rob Benedict

 

The Untenable Podcast, Episode 118: The Over-correctioning

The one with the cultural appropriation.
In this week’s episode, Mike and Jay talk about cultural expectations and the land o’ Links.

Intro song: “Sikiliza Kwa Wahenga” Michael Abels  Outro song: “Zelda Symphonic Medley” Zelda 25th Anniversary OST