TSM Episode 572: Return to Fire Emblem

By Caspius
Fire Emblem Three Houses - Battle Screenshot 2

Caspius, Durga, and SiliconNooB discuss Microsoft’s pivot to mediocrity and plans to compete with Google Stadia and the Apple iOS store instead of Sony and Nintendo, before moving on to discuss Fire Emblem as a successor to beloved, dead JRPG franchises.

TSM Episode 566: Xbox Nein!

By Caspius
Microsoft XBox Series X FEATURED

With the design of a 1990s subwoofer, the Xbox Series X–now called simply ‘Xbox’–is unveiled by Microsoft to the consternation of Caspius and SiliconNooB, who wonder if there is a German reason why companies shy away from releasing ‘version 9’ products.

TSM Episode 557: A Smashing Start

By Caspius
Super Smash Bros Ultimate - Screenshot 02 - FEATURED

Caspius and SiliconNooB launch the first round of the Smash Bros. Tournament, eliminating a selection of games and bringing Caspius ever closer to a potential playthrough and review of Shadow the Hedgehog, Shadowgate, or Castlevania: Lords of Shadow.

TSM Episode 553: Fallout Folly

By Caspius
Fallout 4 Trailer Screenshot 03 SLIDER

Caspius and SiliconNooB stage an intervention with Imitanis, the site’s premiere Fallout fanboy, using a combination of traditional JRPGs, classic pixel art, chiptunes soundtracks, and repeated whacks about the face and head with a steel-rimmed megaphone.

TSM Episode 525: Man from Nantucket

By Caspius
Deadly Towers Screenshot 5 FEATURED

When SiliconNooB gives his Australiaitis to Imitanis, the podcast panel is once again reduced to two players. Lusipurr discusses the necessity of challenge in games and wider culture, whilst SN engages in some Nantucket-based poetry appreciation.

TSM Episode 520: The Worst of 2018

By Caspius
Fallout 76 - Art 01 - FEATURED

After paying tribute to some arcade memories and the best threequels ever made, Lusipurr, SiliconNooB, and Imitanis review the hardware, software, and developer results for the previous year, and render judgement on which of each was the worst.

TSM Episode 519: Et in Arcade ego

By Caspius
Crystal Castles Arcade Screenshot 1 FEATURED

In the wake of yet another disastrous performance by the England Cricket team, Lusipurr eschews conversation about sport, retreating instead to the traditional bastion of all those who are disinclined to physical activity: the video game arcade.