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A Look Back On 2018
Dec 31, 2018
[Episode 76.5] This week, Arlill looks back on the tumultuous year of 2018 and talks about some major changes coming to the podcast in the new year. He also talks about the many highlights and accomplishments made in 2018 and drops hints to upcoming…
Super Smash Bros. Brawl
Dec 12, 2018
[Episode 75.5] This week, Arlill talks about the acclaimed 2008 Wii game, Super Smash Bros. Brawl, including the build-up to the game’s release, the game itself, and the future of the Smash Bros. series! -Album Art created by Julian Taylor Check out the…
Preview: Smash Bros.
Nov 30, 2018
Oh, hi there! Haven’t done one of these in a while! 😛 Next week’s halfpisode is a very special one! Can you figure out which Smash Bros. game I’m talking about? There’s only one way to find out! Note: This preview is a work in progress. The final version…
Nintendo Consoles! Pt. 2 (ft. Zach of DigiWuts)
Nov 27, 2018
[Episode 74] This week, we continue our special 2-parter about Nintendo Consoles with returning guest Zach from the DigiWuts! In part 2, we talk about the Wii and the Wii U and in our final segments, we talk about the Switch, its immediate impact in the…
Nintendo Consoles! Pt. 1 (ft. Zach of DigiWuts)
Nov 15, 2018
[Episode 73] This week, I’m joined by returning guest Zach from the DigiWuts as we talk about Nintendo consoles! In part 1 of a special 2-parter, we talk about the NES, SNES, N64, and the GameCube while also dropping some interesting trivia as well as our…
Space Banjos (ft. Alexi Rose Belchere of The Y Axes)
Oct 26, 2018
[Episode 74.5] This week, I’m joined by the lead vocalist and songwriter of The Y Axes, Alexi Rose Belchere! We talk about her blog, Nocean Beach, her musical inspirations, the ideas behind the Y Axes’ upcoming album, and how Alexi first got into anime!…
Afternoon Routine (ft. Sara and Tiffany of Wildchats: Get’cha Head in the Podcast)
Oct 20, 2018
[Episode 72] Yes! The first regular episode of 2018 and it’s extra special because my guests this week are Sara and Tiffany from Wildchats: Get’cha Head in The Podcast! In the first segment, we talk about our afternoon routines AKA what activities we did…
[Month of KOTH Bonus] A Fire-Fighting We Will Go
Oct 7, 2018
[Episode 73.5] Surprise! We’ve got one more episode for Month of King of the Hill and it’s a doozy! Special guest Lorenz Kim and I talk about the Season 3 classic A Fire-Fighting We Will Go! In this hum-dinger of an episode, we talk about the…
[Month of KOTH Finale] Dale to the Chief
Sep 30, 2018
[Episode 72.5] Finally, after one and a half years, it’s the finale of Month of King of the Hill! Special guest Lorenz Kim and I conclude our mini-series with Season 9’s Dale to the Chief where we talk about faux-patriotism, government bureaucracy, and…
[Month of KOTH] The Texas Skillsaw Massacre
Sep 23, 2018
[Episode 71.5] It’s Week 4 of Month of King of the Hill! This week, special guest Lorenz Kim and I talk about Season 7’s The Texas Skillsaw Maasacre, where we address Hank’s anger issues throughout the series and Dale losing his smoking finger. Shout-outs…
[Month of KOTH] Pretty, Pretty Dresses
Sep 16, 2018
[Episode 70.5] It’s Week 3 of Month of King of the Hill! This week, special guest Lorenz Kim and I talk about Season 3’s Pretty, Pretty Dresses, an incredibly dark episode that takes a sympathetic look at Bill Dauterive’s life and his struggles with…
[Month of KOTH] Hank’s Dirty Laundry
Sep 9, 2018
[Episode 69.5] It’s Week 2 of Month of King of the Hill! This week, special guest Lorenz Kim and I talk about Season 2’s Hank’s Dirty Laundry, a wholesome and family friendly episode about dryers, surprise birthday parties, and video tapes! ;) Shout-outs…
[Month of KOTH] Westie Side Story
Sep 2, 2018
[Episode 68.5] This week, we begin the long-promised Month of King of the Hill with special guest Lorenz Kim from episode 25! In part 1 of our mini-series, we talk about Westie Side Story, a quite timely episode from Season 1! Shout-outs to:-Lorenz Kim…
Kirby Air Ride’s City Trial Mode
Aug 25, 2018
[Episode 67.5] This week, Arlill talks about the City Trial mode from the underrated GameCube game, Kirby Air Ride! -Album Art created by Julian Taylor Check out the technical info at this link: https://pastebin.com/05jGT0Lk…
Preview: Kirby Air Ride’s City Trial Mode
Jul 28, 2018
Hey everybody! This is a sneak-peek to next week’s minisode about Kirby Air Ride’s City Trial Mode! Enjoy! Note: This preview is a work in progress. The final version may have parts cut out or reworked for clarity and flow. Technical info:Executive…
Another Update + My 3 Favorite Beatles Albums
Jul 14, 2018
[Episode 66.5] This week, Arlill updates the audience on where he’s been and what he’s been up to. Then, he lightens the mood a bit by talking about his 3 favorite Beatles albums!-Album Art created by Julian Taylor Check out the technical info at this…
Let’s Talk About…Procrastination
May 21, 2018
[Episode 65.5] This week, Arlill talks life as an internet procrastinatin’ person and how he makes it work. -Album Art created by Julian Taylor Check out the technical info at this link: https://pastebin.com/FyjYRhXm…
Preview: Procrastination
May 12, 2018
Hey! Yup, I see the irony of a preview for a minisode about procrastination ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Hope you still enjoy it! Note: This preview is a work in progress. The final version may have parts cut out or reworked for clarity and flow. Technical info:Executive…
Sonic The Hedgehog [2006]
Apr 7, 2018
[Episode 64.5] This week, Arlill talks about the infamous Sonic game, Sonic The Hedgehog [2006], and about the absurd journey the Rodriguez brothers went through to play it. -Album Art created by Julian Taylor Check out the technical info at this link:…
Preview: Sonic ‘06
Mar 31, 2018
Hey everybody! This is a sneak-peek to next week’s minisode about Sonic ‘06! Enjoy! Note: This preview is a work in progress. The final version may have parts cut out or reworked for clarity and flow.Technical info:Executive Producer - Gary RodriguezAlbum…
The Best Of 2017
Feb 13, 2018
[Episode 63.5] Random Chatterings is back from the dead (again, again!) with Arlill’s choices of the best pop-culture things of 2017! -Album Art created by Julian Taylor Check out the technical info at this link: https://pastebin.com/fb1hRYT6…
Preview: Best of 2017
Jan 15, 2018
Hi-diddly-ho, podcastarinos! Apologies for the day-late release of this preview! In the recording, by next week, I mean the episode comes out this Saturday! Sorry for the confusion and enjoy the preview! Note: This preview is a work in progress. The final…
A Look Back On 2017
Jan 6, 2018
[Episode 62.5] This week, Arlill looks back on the rather unorthodox year of 2017 and on the many changes made for the podcast; he also talks about how much the podcast grew, numbers-wise, and what’s to come in the new year! Shout-outs to:Mandy of Little…
Random Chatterings OVA + 2017 Intro
Dec 30, 2017
Happy holidays, everyone! We have a special treat for people subscribed to the feed! For the first time ever, we are uploading our anime mini-series as one whole episode! Enjoy and see you in the new year! :D The brothers celebrates 100 blog posts (on…
The Marvelous Music Of Mario Galaxy
Dec 16, 2017
[Episode 61.5] This week, Arlill talks about his favorite songs from the Mario Galaxy games! -Album Art created by Julian Taylor Check out the technical info at this link: https://pastebin.com/VNCSiecF…
Preview: Music of Mario Galaxy
Dec 10, 2017
Hey everybody! This is a sneak-peek to next week’s minisode about the music of Mario Galaxy! Enjoy! Technical info:Executive Producer - Gary Rodriguez Album Art created by Julian TaylorRecorded with a SamsonGo Microphone and Adobe Audition CC by Arlill…
Let’s Talk About…Virginity
Dec 2, 2017
[Episode 60.5] This week, Arlill talks about his experience as a 24-year old virgin, shamefully falling into the “nice guy” trap and what he’s learned in dealing with his virginity. -Album Art created by Julian Taylor Check out the technical info at this…
Preview: Virginity
Nov 27, 2017
Hey everybody! This is a sneak-peek to next week’s minisode about being a virgin! Enjoy! Technical info:Executive Producer - Gary Rodriguez Album Art created by Julian TaylorRecorded with a Blue Yeti Microphone, SamsonGo Microphone and Skype Call Recorder…
Mother 3
Nov 18, 2017
[Episode 59.5] Arlill talks about the critically-acclaimed Japan-only 2006 GBA classic, Mother 3! -Album Art created by Julian Taylor Check out the technical info at this link: https://pastebin.com/S1i28JTg…
Thoughts On The NY Times Louis CK Article
Nov 15, 2017
[Episode 58.5] Arlill talks about the NY Times Louis CK article and harassment/power dynamics in the workplace. Sources:-NY Times article:…
Preview: Mother 3
Nov 4, 2017
Hey everybody! This is a sneak-peek to next week’s minisode about Mother 3! Enjoy! Technical info:Executive Producer - Gary RodriguezAlbum Art created by Julian TaylorRecorded with a Blue Yeti Microphone, SamsonGo Microphone and Skype Call Recorder by…
Spiral of Funness (feat. VeryRandomButterfly)
Oct 28, 2017
[Episode 70] This week, I’m joined by YouTuber and artist, VeryRandomButterfly aka Kristi, as we talk about art and creativity! In the first segment, we talk about Kristi’s record collection before going into a tangent about college and job searching. In…
Preview: Episode 70
Oct 28, 2017
Hey everybody! This is a sneak-peek to next week’s episode with VeryRandomButterfly! Enjoy! Technical info:Executive Producer - Gary Rodriguez Album Art created by Julian TaylorRecorded with a Blue Yeti Microphone and Skype Call Recorder by…
Oh boy. (feat. B. Rob of Random Ramblings w/Rob and Melody Cummings)
Oct 17, 2017
[Episode 69] This week, I’m joined by returning guest B. Rob and super surprise guest, cam girl and adult actress, Melody Cummings as we talk about sex and relationships! In the first segment, we talk about our fetishes and secrets. In the second and…
Update.
Oct 8, 2017
Arlill updates everyone on what he’s been up to and what the future of the show will be. HuniePop playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL-FDYBh1bNV8rxKXc5fiOK12O94BGGF2v Technical info:Executive Producer - Gary RodriguezAlbum Art created by…
Zach Won’t Shut Up About Chrono Trigger (feat. Zach of DigiWuts)
Sep 24, 2017
[Episode 68] This week, I’m joined by returning guest and lover of Chrono Trigger, Zach from the DigiWuts, as we talk about video game RPGs! In the first segment, we talk about the early RPGs on the NES, Chrono Trigger and the influence of RPGs in other…
Cocktail Porn (feat. Andrea of You Again Web Series)
Sep 3, 2017
[Episode 67] This week, the lovely Andrea Peterson of You Again Web Series returns to our program and we talk about a bunch of shit! In the first segment, we talk about what we’ve been up to since April 2016, Arlill talks about a special screening of The…
An Accurate Snapshot Of That Time [RE-UP]
Aug 26, 2017
[Episode 20] Hoi! This is a re-upload of an episode we posted last April! I boosted up the audio so that the guest and I sound louder and I fixed the mix for the background music so that it’s more noticeable than before! Now this episode gets a second…
Dragons Fighting UFOs (feat. Commander Holly)
Aug 19, 2017
[Episode 66] This week, I’m joined by YouTuber and lover of all birds, Commander Holly! In the first segment, we talk about how she started playing Dungeons and Dragons, started doing cosplay and how she transitioned to doing YouTube full-time! In the…
Success On Your Own Terms (feat. Gabe Mebratu of SWMLENOX)
Aug 11, 2017
[Episode 65] This week, I’m joined by the owner of the SWMLENOX clothing brand, Gabe Mebratu! In the first segment, we talk about how Gabe started his business and what it was like to live in Oakland. In the second segment, we talk about the NBA finals,…
I’m Bringing It Back! (feat. Bobby Del Rio)
Aug 5, 2017
[Episode 64] We’ve got a big one this week! My guest this week is the filmmaker, actor, producer, writer and director Bobby Del Rio and we talked about a lot of things including: fame at an early age, frustration towards the US president, working in the…
The Critic
Jul 25, 2017
[Episode 57.5] This week, Arlill talks the short-lived 90s adult animated series, The Critic! -Album Art created by Julian Taylor -Check out the technical info at this link: https://pastebin.com/sqrB1ZTm…
Nihilism Is Fun (feat. Keith Legion of Decoded Cast)
Jul 22, 2017
[Episode 63] This week, I’m joined by sound engineer and podcaster, Keith Legion of Decoded Cast, as we talk about music! In the first segment, Keith talks about what it means to be a sound engineer. In the second and third segments, we talk about how we…
Thoughts on AnimeExpo 2017
Jul 16, 2017
[Episode 56.5] This week, Arlill talks about his 4 days attending AnimeExpo 2017! -Album Art created by Julian Taylor Check out the technical info at this link: https://pastebin.com/0eWKtwuD http://archive.org/download/Episode56.5/Episode%2056.5.mp3
Zelda Retrospective! Pt. 2 (feat. Zach of DigiWuts/ You Again Web Series)
Jul 10, 2017
[Episode 62] In Part 2 of our Zelda special, returning guest Zach of DigiWuts/You Again and I talk about Twilight Princess then dive into an hour-long, spoiler-filled discussion about Breath of the Wild! Shout-outs to:-My super duper patient guest Zach…
Thoughts On The Super Mario Odyssey E3 Trailer
Jun 26, 2017
[Episode 55.5] This week, Arlill talks about the Super Mario Odyssey E3 trailer! Sources:-Super Mario Odyssey E3 trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wGQHQc_3ycE&t=90s -Album Art created by Julian Taylor Check out the technical info at this link:…
Zelda Retrospective! Pt. 1 (feat. Zach of DigiWuts/You Again)
Jun 19, 2017
[Episode 61] In Part 1 of our Zelda special, returning guest Zach of DigiWuts/You Again and I talk about how we got introduced to Zelda then we dive into talking about Zelda 1 and II, Link to the Past, Ocarina of Time and Majora’s Mask and Wind Waker!…
10 Bajillion Years In The Making (feat. Pamela Horton)
May 27, 2017
[Episode 60] This week, I’m joined by YouTuber and lovers of cats, Pamela Horton! In the first segment, we talk about how to enter the video game industry as well as Pamela’s difficult experience working on the YouTube channel, Gamer Next Door. In the…
Moths (feat. Holly Rose of Ray Gunn and Starburst)
May 21, 2017
[Episode 59] This week, I’m joined by returning guest and silly person Holly Rose as we talk about follow-ups and Monty Python! In the first segment, we talk about the creative challenges of writing a follow-up to a successful series. In the second and…
Is A Hot Dog A Sandwich? (feat. Ray and Michelle of Couple Things Podcast)
May 12, 2017
[Episode 58] This week, I’m joined by Ray and Michelle of Couple Things Podcast in a meta-discussion all about podcasts! In the first segment, Ray and Michelle talk about how Couple Things Podcast started, recording their 100th episode in a real bar, and…
Sonic Saves The Day, The End (feat. Zach of DigiWuts/You Again)
May 6, 2017
[Episode 57] This week, I’m joined by returning guest and BFF Zach from the DigiWuts/You Again Web Series as we talk about the Sonic series again! In the first segment, we go over the highs and lows of Sonic’s career. In the second and third segments, we…
Jockstraps
Apr 28, 2017
[Episode 55] This week, I’m joined by my good friend, Justin Tang, as we talk about sports! In the first segment, we look back on our experiences with childhood team sports. In the second segment, we talk my love for MMA, the secret magic of sports…
Family Woes
Apr 22, 2017
[Episode 54.5] This week, Arlill talks about a viral video from a few months ago and how it relates to his strained relationship with his parents. Album Art created by Julian Taylor Check out the technical info at this link: https://pastebin.com/maV0Vmsx…
Do What Makes You Happy (feat. Emily Chen)
Apr 7, 2017
[Episode 56] This week, I’m joined by animator Emily Chen as we talk about the process of making animation! Emily talks about commissioning an animation for the Game Grumps YouTube channel, working in different mediums like stop-motion and live-action,…
Terra Em Transe
Apr 4, 2017
[Episode 53.5] This week, Arlill talks about the 1967 Brazilian film, Terra Em Transe. No, really. -Album Art created by Julian Taylor Check out the technical info at this link: https://pastebin.com/tCpqFbLR…
Jessica Mehklintoch (feat. Sara Polton of Answering Machine Podcast)
Apr 1, 2017
[Episode 54] This week, I’m joined by the writer and creator of Answering Machine Podcast, Sara Polton! In the first segment, we talk about a store that only sold homecoming dresses and Sara’s love/hate relationship with open-world games. In the second…
Personal Stuff + My 5 Favorite Films
Mar 29, 2017
[Episode 52.5] This week, Arlill updates everyone on a couple of things including the new album art and the sporadic upload schedule. Then he talks about what his 5 favorite films are! [For iTunes] Check out the technical info at this link:…
All I Got Was This Lousy Medal (feat. Holly Rose of Ray Gunn and Starburst)
Mar 25, 2017
[Episode 53] This week, I’m joined by returning guest, Holly Rose, as we talk about media backlogs and anime! In the first segment, we talk about the movies, TV series, and video games we just haven’t had time to watch/play. In the second segment, Holly…
The Official Guide To Ordering Coffee In A Coffee Shop
Mar 17, 2017
[Episode 52] This week, I’m joined by my fellow fraternity brother, Alex Tomazic, as he talks extensively about coffee! In the first segment, we touch “lightly” on the current president. In the second and third segments, Alex talks about everything he…
A Jack Of All Trades
Mar 3, 2017
[Episode 51] This week, I’m joined by returning guest and fine-looking’ fella Sergiy Turchyn! We talk about our experiences as students at a university, Sergiy learning Chinese, filming world-renowned weightlifting experts, going to Moscow, and what’s up…
A Bird In The Hand Is A Nipple In The Bush (feat. Rob of Random Ramblings w/Rob & Shawn of Horribly Awkward Podcast)
Feb 17, 2017
[Episode 50] This week, we celebrate 50 episodes with returning guests Shawn and B. Rob! We talk about a bevy of topics including: building birdhouses, getting mugged, doing shrooms, the challenges of maintaining a podcast and plain ol’ silliness and…
I Wanna Hug Those Guys (feat. Zach of DigiWuts/You Again)
Feb 10, 2017
[Episode 48] Returning guest Zach of the DigiWuts/You Again Web Series talks with me about let’s play channels! In the first segment, we talk about some of our favorite let’s play channels including the Game Grumps. In the second and third segments, we…
Thoughts On The Nintendo Switch
Feb 8, 2017
[Episode 51.5] This week, Arlill talks about both the negative and positive aspects of Nintendo’s upcoming console! Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/9KJHnwcL http://archive.org/download/Episode51.5/Episode%2051.5.mp3
54 Years of Doctor Who! (feat. Holly Rose of Ray Gunn and Starburst)
Feb 6, 2017
[Episode 49] This week, returning guest Holly Rose introduces us to the world of Doctor Who! In the first segment, we talk about our favorite sci-fi series. In the second and third segments, Holly talks about the main Doctor Who series as well as the…
Keepin’ It Classy (feat. Lisa Ruelas)
Jan 28, 2017
[Episode 47] Holy crap, we’ve got a big one this week! My guest, the hilarious Lisa Ruelas, joins me in a discussion of a bevy of topics including: sexual easter eggs in Disney films, Lisa’s experience working in retail management, ordering drinks on the…
A Look Back On 2016
Jan 26, 2017
[Episode 49.5] This week, Arlill looks back on the many accomplishments made on the podcast in 2016 and what’s on the horizon for 2017! Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/jnAH7kYw…
Interesting Deck You Got Here
Jan 25, 2017
[Episode 46] This week, I’m joined by my good friend and fellow Pokémaniac Jacob Antunes as we talk about the Pokémon series! We discuss the trading card game, the long-running anime, and all of the main-line Pokémon games released so far! Check out the…
VGM Appreciation Day (feat. Zach from DigiWuts/You Again Web Series)
Jan 15, 2017
[Episode 43] This week, returning guest Zach from DigiWuts and You Again Web Series joins me to talk extensively about video game music! We talk about hits from the 8-bit and 16-bit era, Video Games Live, and our personal favorite soundtracks of all time!…
さよなら (Sayonara)… Gary Rodriguez Pt. 2
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 48.5] In our first episode of 2017, we continue our gigantic clipshow of former co-host Gary Rodriguez’s greatest moments on the show! I wish you the best of luck, Gary! :’) Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/Ks5RLJxw…
さよなら (Sayonara)… Gary Rodriguez Pt. 1
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 40.5] In our last episode of 2016, we bid farewell to the long-time co-host of our program: Gary Rodriguez. He took a break from the podcast in late August to focus on his college career and is now the executive producer of the show. We had a few…
The More You Know!
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 44] This week, I’m joined by my good friend and fraternity little brother, Spencer Burton as we talk about comic books and superhero films! We also talk about a bevy of other topics including science, motivation, and VR! Check out the technical…
[Clean] Toys Don’t Eat Food (feat. Jonason and Jesse of Live-Action Toy Story)
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 42] This week, I’m joined by the intrepid filmmakers, Jonason and Jesse, behind the fan-made project, Live-Action Toy Story! We talk about what makes the Toy Story series special for them and then we dive in and talk about some behind-the-scenes…
Breaking The Norm (feat. Myah Hollis of Or Die Trying)
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 45] This week, I’m joined by the writer and co-creator of the female-lead web series Or Die Trying, Myah Hollis, as we talk about women in film! We also talk about the origins of Or Die Trying as a more light-hearted series, franchise fatigue,…
[Month of Curb Finale] S6E8 The N Word
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 47.5] Finally, after exactly the amount of time that I planned out carefully, we have reached the finale of Month of Curb! In our action-packed finale, Amber and I discuss the infamous Season 6 episode The N Word, an episode about doctor’s notes,…
Shin Godzilla
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 46.5] This week, Arlill talks about the 2016 film Shin Godzilla and how it holds up in the legacy of other Godzilla films. Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/szNKcNiK…
[Month of Curb] Denise Handicapped
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 45.5] It’s Week 4 of Month of Curb! This week, Amber and I are looking at Season 7’s Denise Handicapped, an episode about women in wheelchairs, adopted Chinese children, and water-logged Blackberry phones… oh and something about personal biases…
[Month of Curb] The Doll
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 44.5] It’s Week 3 of Month of Curb! This week, Amber and I are looking at Season 2’s The Doll, one of Curb’s most famous episodes and home of the Susie rant, broken bathroom locks, water bottles, and JUDY! Check out the technical info at this…
[Month of Curb] The Special Section
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 43.5] It’s Week 2 of Month of Curb! This week, Amber and I are looking at Season 3’s The Special Section, an episode about true love and stupid, outdated practices. Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/TGrCZtPh…
I’m Nodding But No One Can Hear That (feat. Slammerkin)
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 41] This week, I’m joined by the awesome Canadian sister duo Slammerkin as we talk about music and creativity! We also talk about the graphic novel Elfquest, the internal conflicts of being an artist, how their song Warrior Bitch charted on UK…
[Month of Curb] Krazee-Eyez Killah
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 42.5] It’s November and that means it’s time for another Month of! Today, we begin the Month of Curb!…(Your Enthusiasm). Special guest and friend of the show Amber and I will be looking at 5 episodes of Curb every week in November, and we’re…
Undertale
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 41.5] This week, Arlill talks about his experience playing Undertale during a brief dark period of his life then he showcases a selection of the game’s music. Undertale is on Steam. You can download the fantastic soundtrack as DLC if you get the…
Thursdays at 7! (feat. Matt from Passers-by Podcast)
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 40] This week, I’m joined by the host of Passers-by Podcast, Matt, as we talk about podcasting and storytelling! We also talk about our favorite comedians, Matt’s experience with interviews, and our bouts with depression. Shout-outs to:-Matt for…
Use These Things (feat. Holly Rose of Ray Gunn and Starburst)
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 39] This week, returning guest Holly Rose talks with me about the cultural differences between the US and the UK! Then in the second segment, Holly takes the rather twisted US vs UK trivia quiz! Shout-outs to: -Holly Rose and the rest of the Ray…
Thirty Seven Point B (feat. Paula Allen of Tell Me Stories Podcast)
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 38] This week, I’m joined by Paula Allen, the producer and host of the Tell Me Stories Podcast! We talk about her background with music, the origins of her podcast, and our mutual love for The Simpsons and Arrested Development! Shout-outs to:…
There’s A Lot Of Funkiness In It (feat. Bulby)
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 37] This week, I’m joined by YouTube remixer and composer Bulby aka Mike Stoney as we talk about the art of 8-bit/16-bit remixes! We also have a hardcore discussion about Smash Bros, Mike’s favorite fighting games, the challenges of running a…
Scravenging (feat. Alex and Zach of Is Anyone There?)
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 36] This week, I’m joined by Alex and Zach, the hosts of the improvised survival horror podcast Is Anyone There?, as we talk about comedy! We also discuss the origins of the hit podcast, Alex’s music career, and the challenges of creating comedy…
I Have A Vendetta Against This Movie (feat. Alyssa White)
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 35] This week, I’m joined by vlogger and pop culture aficionado Alyssa White as we geek out together about video games and horror films! We also talk about being a blogger on YouTube, the art of collecting rare video games, our experience with…
Instant Restraining Disorder (feat. Elvis Kunesh of TomHanksgiving)
Jan 10, 2017
[Episode 30] This week, I’m joined by the host of TomHanksgiving, Elvis Kunesh, as we talk about the great actor, Tom Hanks! We also talk about Toy Story, Sonic’s current reputation, and celebrity culture! Shout-out to:Elvis for taking time from his busy…
A Circling Failure In A Rapidly Decaying Orbit
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 34] This week, returning guest and best gal pal Amber talks with me about the development of our senses of humor from childhood to adulthood! In the second segment, we get into a lengthy discussion about one of our favorite television series…
Sonic and the Black Knight
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 38.5] This week, we’re talking about a fascinating anomaly in Sonic’s 25 year history, the Nintendo Wii-exclusive game Sonic and the Black Knight. We discuss what the game accomplished admirably, what it undeniably failed at, and why one of our…
Emotionally Charged Comedy Music (feat. Erik Helwig of Hot Dad)
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 33] This week, I’m joined by popular YouTuber Erik Helwig/Hot Dad as we talk about his eccentric collection of comedy music hits! We also talk about his dark interpretation of Home Improvement, his beginnings as a musician, and the challenges of…
Needlemouse’s 25th Birthday
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 39.5] This week Arlill talks about the hullabaloo surrounding the Sonic 25th anniversary live-stream including the live-stream itself, Project Sonic 2017, and most importantly, Sonic Mania!!! Check out the technical info at this link:…
They Were Having Too Much Fun (feat. Holly Rose of Ray Gunn and Starburst)
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 32] This week, the delightful Holly Rose returns to our program to talk about obscure British radio and cosplay! We also talk about the history of pirate radio in England and Holly’s experience as a cosplayer at the Star Wars Celebration…
Sexy Hedgehogs (feat. Tattooed Bananas Podcast)
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 31] This week, I’m joined by the comedy duo of Finnius and Bill from the Tattooed Bananas Podcast as we record what might be our most uncomfortable episode to date! We talk about everything from erotic fan fiction, intense Smash Bros. sessions,…
It’s Kind Of Very Cheap Therapy (feat. Shawn from Horribly Awkward Podcast)
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 29] This week, I’m joined by podcaster Shawn Fuller of the fantastic Horribly Awkward Podcast as we talk about independent podcasting! We also talk about video games, brief awkward encounters, numbers anxiety, and how we’ve dealt with our bouts…
Halloween of Horror
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 36.5] Finally…it’s the finale of Month of Simpsons! We wrap up everything with a look at Season 27’s Halloween of Horror then we take a moment to talk about the show’s longevity and creative influence after all these years. Shout-outs to:-Random…
I Feel The Vibes Coming Through (feat. Josh of The Josh O Show)
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 28] This week, I’m joined by stand-up comedian and podcaster Josh O [!!!] of the Josh O Show as we talk about the underrated art of stand-up comedy! We also talk about our family backgrounds, Josh’s writing process, and his favorite stand-up…
The Struggle For Existence
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 37.5] This week, I’m joined by documentary filmmaker Michael Suglio as he talks about the creative difficulties in making his 2 documentaries: The Struggle for Existence (2009) and Tribute to the Fallen (2014)! Shout-outs to: Mr. Suglio for being…
Spoken Like a True Retro Gamer (feat. Zach from DigiWuts/You Again Web Series)
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 27] This week, I’m joined again by Zach from DigiWuts and You Again Web Series as we get together and geek endlessly about video games! We talk about our first video games, our favorite games of all time, and Zach talks about a pop culture con he…
Carbo-Tetrahedrons (feat. Holly Rose of Ray Gunn and Starburst)
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 35.5] This week, I’m joined by the writer and director of the online sci-fi radio comedy Ray Gunn and Starburst, Holly Rose, and we talk about the origins of the series, Holly’s writing process, and her comedy inspirations! ​​​ Shout-outs…
Hammer Smashed Face
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 25] This week, I’m joined by my high school bud, Lorenz Kim, as he introduces me to the ins and outs of being a fan of heavy metal music! We talk about his concert experiences and about his metal idol, Randall Blythe from Lamb of God. Check out…
You Might Get Tired While Watching It
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 24] This week, I’m joined by my former college suite-mates, Roshan and Thomas, as we discuss some of the worst films ever made! Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/8QW7X1JX…
Obscure Children’s Programming
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 22] This week, the great Alex Jackson returns to the show as we reminisce on some of the strangest children’s shows we have ever seen! Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/CXcFdg3z ​…
A Tale of Two Springfields
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 34.5] Month of Simpsons returns!…several months late :p This time, we’re looking at A Tale of Two Springfields, a zany yet enjoyable episode from Season 12! Yes, that Season 12. Shout-outs to:Ray Gunn and Starburst! The very talented team behind…
I’m Special Because…I’m Not
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 21] This week, I’m joined by my best friend (and life partner in an alternate universe) Sergiy Turchyn as we talk about his experience with salsa dancing, playing piano, composing music, weightlifting, and being a citizen of the Ukraine! Check…
Giggles The Lioness (feat. You Again Web Series’ Andrea and Zach)
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 23] This week, I’m joined by the co-creators of You Again, Andrea and Zach, as we talk about a barrage of topics including their upcoming web-series, their acting backgrounds, our geekery, and even the origins of this very podcast! ​ Check out…
Random Chatterings AMV
Jan 9, 2017
[Episode 33.5] This week, I talk about the collection of anime episodes we did last August! Specifically, I’ll be talking about: -the challenges of recording -what my favorite bits were -the insane prices of anime soundtracks -quick reviews on some series…
You Can’t Have K-Pop Without Tight Pants
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 19] This week, I’m joined by my long-time friend Alex Jackson as she introduces me to her experience as a costume designer and to the magical musical genre known as Korean Pop! Check out the technical info at this link:…
The Best of 2015
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 32.5] Hey everyone! Welcome (admittedly a few weeks late) to 2016! In our first halfpisode of the new year, I talk about what I thought was my 5 favorite pop culture things from 2015! [Some] Spoilers ahead! Check out the technical info at this…
You Can Call Me Rebecca
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 18] In our first episode of 2016, I’m joined by my best friend Amber as we talk about what sucks about going to college then we dive head-first into a discussion about the cult classic, The Raid: Redemption! Spoilers ahead! Check out the…
A Look Back on 2015
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 31.5] In our last episode of 2015, we look back on everything we accomplished this year and what we have to look forward to in 2016. Happy New Year, everyone! Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/CAP5UGEw…
I Love Lisa
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 30.5] Month of Simpsons continues! This week, we’re looking at I Love Lisa, possibly one of the most emotionally-wrenching episodes so far! Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/ddLCktD9…
Lisa The Greek
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 29.5] Month of Simpsons continues! This week, we’re looking at Lisa The Greek, a very touching episode about gambling and football!…oh and some sub-plot about bonding together, something like that… Check out the technical info at this link:…
Simpsons Roasting On An Open Fire
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 28.5] It’s Month of Simpsons!! We will be looking at one episode of The Simpsons every week in December! This week, we’re talking about Simpsons Roasting On An Open Fire, the first Simpsons episode ever! Check out the technical info at this link:…
A Break From Reality
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 27.5] This week, Arlill talks about some of his favorite video game music and how they’ve helped him cope with difficult moments in his life. Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/hVuckEM9…
Freedom Planet
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 26.5] This week, Arlill discusses indie game, Freedom Planet, a delightful and exciting throwback to the era of 16-bit action platformers! Freedom Planet is on Steam and the Wii U e-shop. You can download the fantastic soundtrack as DLC if you…
GOOOOOOOOOOAAAAAAAALLLLLLLLLLL
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 25.5] This week, Arlill talks about his experience with soccer fanaticism and how, eventually, he caught the soccer bug! Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/C1VT4KYq…
Love Live! The School Idol Movie
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 24.5] This week, Arlill takes a look at the anime film, Love Live! The School Idol Movie. Is the film a satisfactory conclusion for the series? Listen and find out! Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/qUTK1p9u…
Frederick Audio-Book
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 23.5] This week, Arlill reads one of his short stories called Frederick, one of the more bizarre short stories he’s written so far. You’ve been warned… Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/f96CEhd5…
Ran Chat OVA Pt. 4
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 17] The brothers finally conclude their long-lasting discussion about Japanese animation! The anime series they talk about in this episode include: Absolute Duo, Another, and Free. Spoilers ahead! Check out the technical info at this link:…
Ran Chat OVA Pt. 3
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 16] The brothers carry on with their extended discussion about Japanese animation! The anime series they talk about in this episode include: Seitokai Yakuindomo, Love Live School Idol Project, Kantai Collection, and Puella Magi Madoka Magica.…
Ran Chat OVA Pt. 2
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 15] The brothers continue their lengthy discussion about Japanese animation! The anime series they talk about in this episode include: Kiniro Mosaic, Watamote, No Game No Life, and The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzimiya. Spoilers ahead! Check out the…
Ran Chat OVA Pt. 1
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 14] The brothers celebrates 100 blog posts (on their old site, randomsquiggledwords.blogspot.com) with a massive discussion about Japanese animation! In the first segment, the brothers talk about their first impressions of anime after watching…
Grumping It Out
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 22.5] This week, Arlill talks about the success, popularity, and growth of let’s play channels including one of his favorites: the Game Grumps! Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/LxSyThQG…
Satoru Iwata (1959-2015)
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 21.5] Here are my thoughts on the untimely death of Nintendo President and CEO Satoru Iwata. Rest in peace. Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/viQXyJHN…
Anger Management Audio-Book
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 20.5] This week, Arlill reads one of his short stories called Anger Management using the time-tested audio-book format! Or…as close to it as an amateur could do… Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/mQS7QLNW…
Side-Stepping Reality
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 19.5] This week, Arlill talks about 5 important things that he still doesn’t know how to do. We completely understand if you want to leave an infuriated comment under this halfpisode. Check out the technical info at this link:…
It’s Kinda Legal Here
Jan 8, 2017
[Episode 18.5] This week, Arlill talks about 3 times he smoked some cigarettes with Mary Jane. That’s how euphemisms work, right? Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/vLktkM6V…
Earthbound
Jan 7, 2017
[Episode 17.5] This week, Arlill talks about the acclaimed RPG Earthbound for the Super Nintendo! Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/7ri3zAH3 http://archive.org/download/1717.5Earthbound/17%20(17.5)%20Earthbound.mp3
The Films of Don Hertzfeldt
Jan 7, 2017
[Episode 16.5] In time for the release of independent animator/filmmaker Don Hertzfeldt’s latest short film, World of Tomorrow, Arlill talks about Hertzfeldt’s most famous short films and what effect they had on Arlill’s life. Check out the technical info…
Optimistic Concentrated Sentences
Jan 7, 2017
[Episode 14.5] Welcome to the pilot episode of the solo podcast! Like I explained here, episodes will be between 5-20 minutes, and on an assortment of many, many topics. I’m always open to suggestions though, so feel free to post any comments/criticism…
Context Is Everything
Jan 7, 2017
[Episode 15.5] In this halfpisode, Arlill talks about 2 times when joking about something immediately backfired for him. Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/zipRsvCj…
Well, The Days Have Gone By…
Jan 7, 2017
[Episode 13.5] It’s another compilation episode! In the opening, Arlill explains (again) why there hasn’t been a new episode in almost 2 months. He also talks about a new home-brew project he’s been working on to make up for the podcast drought. In the…
…Yep…Yep…Yep…M-hmm.
Jan 7, 2017
[Episode 13] Laser Time does a Simpsons episode, we do a King of the Hill episode! In the first segment, the brothers talk about one of the most underrated animated series in recent years, discussing what endeared them to the Hill family and who they’d…
Gallimaufry
Jan 7, 2017
[Episode 12] The brothers discuss the controversial music video ME!ME!ME! then take the next segment to talk about the latest movies they’ve seen, including The Interview, The Angry Video Game Nerd Movie, and Selma. Spoilers ahead! Check out the technical…
Bloopers Galore!
Jan 7, 2017
[Episode 11.25] Random Chatterings returns (…again) from a brief hiatus with a sort-of new episode! Arlill briefly gives everyone an update on the podcast’s absence before delving into the behind-the-scenes process of making the podcast (almost) every…
Tubes of U
Jan 7, 2017
[Episode 11] In the first segment, The brothers talk about their love/hate relationship with YouTube, talking about the many opportunities and advantages/disadvantages YouTube offers for creators and artists. In the second segment that’s split in two…
A Songwriter’s Pen Name
Jan 6, 2017
This is episode 3. I was still a teenager. Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/znghvjuE http://archive.org/download/3333.5RandomChatteringsAMV_201603/03ASongwritersPenName.mp3
Arlill the Hedgehog
Jan 6, 2017
[Episode 10] Back from the dead! The brothers celebrate their 10th podcast episode and indulge completely about their love of Sonic the Hedgehog. In the first segment they talk about their experiences with the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise from their…
Summer=Chicken Plate
Jan 6, 2017
[Episode 9.5] This episode is technically a holdover episode with “new” material due to many, many things going on that Arlill explains in the intro. Like Episode 5, this episode is comprised of older recordings from 2010 related to the beginning of…
Roll Credits!
Jan 6, 2017
[Episode 9] The Rodriguez brothers turn to the silver [digital] screen for their next episode. In the first segment, Arlill talks about behind-the-scenes experiences working as a part-time director for IgniteTV. In the second segment, the brothers talk…
Indiana Jones and the Crippling Awkwardness
Jan 6, 2017
[Episode 8] In this episode, the Rodriguez brothers deliberate on what it means to be an awkward person in our modern society. In the first segment, Arlill describes what, for him, is awkward about social interactions. In the second segment, Arlill…
360NoScope
Jan 6, 2017
[Episode 7] In this new episode, the Rodriguez brothers explore the ins and outs of competitive online gaming. In the first segment, Gary talks in great detail about Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. In the second segment, the brothers talk about their…
Singles Awareness Day
Jan 6, 2017
[Episode 6] In the first segment, a teenage Arlill contemplates on the phenomena of love and why he cannot understand it. In the second segment, the podcast transports to the year 2014 and the Rodriguez brothers reminisce about their first crushes while…
Brotherly Moments
Jan 6, 2017
[Episode 5] A recording made three years ago is resurrected in the troubled year of 2013 to remind the hosts when life was simpler and easier. In the first segment, the brothers fool around talking about an embarrassing CD made by Arlill’s 5th grade…
Co-Op Mode
Jan 6, 2017
[Episode 4] In this episode, we are introduced to Arlill’s brother and “permanent” co-host, Gary Rodriguez as they go from the ends of the universe and back in the first segment. In the second segment, they talk about video games, including a very…
(Five) Life-Changing Questions
Jan 6, 2017
This is episode 2. Skip this and go to Episode 3. Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/nGxYwdMz http://archive.org/download/02FiveLifeChangingQuestions/02%20(Five)%20Life-Changing%20Questions.mp3
Prologue
Jan 6, 2017
This is episode 1. It’s weird. Check out the technical info at this link: http://pastebin.com/eS6i5amw http://archive.org/download/01Prologue_201602/01%20Prologue.mp3