TSM Episode 516: The Activision Split

By Lusipurr
Bobby Kotick Money Sledding

As Activision loses long-term senior employees and high-profile corporate partners, Lusipurr, Imitanis, and SiliconNooB speculate about the diminishing position of one of the largest and most significant players in the video game development industry.

TSM Episode 514: ImitaNooB

By Lusipurr
Christmas Tree SLIDER

When SiliconNooB is unable to be present for the last podcast of the year, Lusipurr uses the power of ‘Science’ and ‘Electron Microscopy’ to combine the DNA of SiliconNooB and Imitanis, resulting in a new and terrifying creation: The ImitaNooB.

TSM Episode 512: Skrillex Hearts

By Lusipurr
Kingdom Hearts VR Experience - Screen 01 - FEATURED

Lusipurr and SiliconNooB exchange felicities and then investigate the musical wunderkraft of Skrillex, the world-famous (or should that be notorious?) avant-garde composer, known for his seizure-inducing psychosounds and essays in auditory schizophrenia.

TSM Episode 511: Doctor Lusipurr

By Lusipurr
Dr Mario NES Art 1 FEATURED

Lusipurr and Imitanis speculate about the absence of SiliconNooB: last seen getting blind ‘tired’ in a bar, S’NooB was deemed too ‘tired’ to drive, and was poured into a taxi to go home and take a S’NooB S’NooZ to sleep off his ‘tiredness’. Snooze well!

TSM Episode 510: Four Guys

By Lusipurr
Super Smash Bros for Wii U screenshot SLIDER 02

Lusipurr, SiliconNooB, and Imitanis plan a televised, cross-America road trip (including Ethos) to visit famous arcades, pie shops, and natural wonders. But disagreement erupts over the choice of vehicle, the selected destinations, and everything else.

TSM Episode 509: Dialogue Dialogue

By Lusipurr
Final Fantasy IX - Art 01 - FEATURED

Lusipurr, SiliconNooB, and Imitanis address the topic of dialogue in games: how it should be connected to gameplay, and how the current trend in RPGs inclines developers to increasingly protracted dialogue expansion, often at a cost to enjoyment.

TSM Episode 508: Pre-Holiday Jitters

By Lusipurr
Garbage Landfill FEATURED

Lusipurr is joined by Imitanis and SiliconNooB, resulting in an international panel of video game experts, to discuss Sony’s decision to avoid E3 in 2019, the future announcement and release of the PlayStation 5, and the value of Nintendo Switch Online.