Vicarious · November 2, 2015 00: A Teaser
Welcome to our teaser episode! Just a quick one to let you know a little bit about us, the show, get our mics set up, and submit our RSS feed to iTunes. Check it out, subscribe, and we'll see you next Thursday with Episode 1.
0:03 - Editor's Note: Eris Morn is a character from Destiny 0:14 - Editor's Note: Morla Gorrondona voices Eris Morn and will be handing out raisins for Halloween, which is funny if you play Destiny. Otherwise, that was a waste of your time. 0:48 - Bryn Jackson is @uberbryn at @sidewireinc 0:55 - Joshua Sortino is @sortino at @teespring 0:58 - Marshall Bock is @marshallbock at @YouTubeGaming 1:26 - Editor's Note: Here, Marshall is referencing both the film Soylent Green and the drink Soylent. Deep cuts. 1:55 - Bryn's Top 5 Movies: 5) The Usual Suspects, 4) The Matrix, 3) Star Wars: A New Hope, 2) Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, 1) Star Wars: Return of the Jedi 2:53 - Joshua's Top 5 Movies: 5) Back to the Future, 4) Enemy of the State, 3) The Usual Suspects, 2) The Dark Knight Rises, 1) The Shawshank Redemption 3:22 - Conspiracy Theory 3:47 - Editor's Note: Joshua is correct. Shawshank is indeed the No. 1 movie on IMDb's Top 250 list. 3:57 - Marshall's Top 5 Movies (in alphabetical order): The Big Lebowski, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, The Princess Bride, Ratatouille, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World 4:26 - Editor's Note: Here, Marshall is finishing Bryn's setup of a line from The Big Lebowski, not actually calling Bryn an asshole. Although, to be fair, Bryn actually is an asshole. 4:46 - The Incredibles 5:29 - Marshall's Top 5 TV Shows (in alphabetical order): Community, Game of Thrones, Mr. Robot, LOST, Rick and Morty 6:33 - South Park 6:44 - Joshua's Top 5 TV Shows: 5) Arrested Development, 4) The Office, 3) Rick and Morty, 2) Monk, 1) Breaking Bad 7:33 - Bryn's Top 5 TV Shows: 5) Mr. Robot, 4) Naruto Shippuden, 3) Arrested Development, 2) Community, 1) Game of Thrones 8:53 - Bryn's Top 5 Video Games: 5) The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, 4) Halo: Combat Evolved, 3) Super Smash Bros., 2) Pokémon Red, 1) Chrono Trigger 11:00 - Josh's Top 5 Video Games: 5) Super Mario World, 4) BioShock, 3) Crash Team Racing, 2) Destiny, 1) Halo 2 11:42 - BioShock Infinite 11:50 - Editor's Note: The Let's Play series Marshall watched is this one by Christopher Odd 12:06 - Until Dawn 12:38 - Crash Team Racing, Diddy Kong Racing, Mario Kart 64, and Sonic All Stars: Racing Transformed 12:55 - Gran Turismo, Forza Motorsport 13:21 - Mario Kart: Double Dash 13:40 - Halo 5: Guardians 14:06 - Super jumping in the Ascension map in Halo 2 14:25 - Marshall's Top 5 Video Games (in alphabetical order): Braid, Destiny, Limbo, Super Mario 64, Uncharted 2: Among Thieves 14:47 - Jonathan Blow and The Witness 15:18 - Borderlands 2, Halo 3, Halo: Reach, and World of Warcraft 15:58 - The Talos Principle 16:47 - Editor's Note: The original Uncharted game is subtitled Drake's Fortune. The one Marshall means is subtitled Among Theives. 16:48 - Naughty Dog and The Last of Us 17:02 - Editor's Note: Watch for yourself " the train bit" from Uncharted 2 that Bryn found lacking. (It's the first five minutes of the game, so no real spoilers.) 17:21 - Editor's Note: To be clear, Nathan Fillion voices Cayde-6 in Destiny and plays Captain Malcolm Reynolds in the short-lived TV show Firefly. Nolan North voices Nathan Drake in the Uncharted series and the companion character Ghost in Destiny. 18:09 - Marshall Top 5 Books (in alphabetical order): Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, The Dark Tower series, The Drizzt Do'Urden series, Hawkeye, Jurassic Park 18:10 - Editor's Note: Marshall can't believe he left out Snowcrash, his favorite novel. Herp derp." 18:30 - Editor's Note: Bryn is referencing a joke in the intro to the podcast My Brother, My Brother, and Me, right around 0:11 of each episode. 19:39 - R.A. Salvatore wrote a couple Star Wars books 20:40 - Joshua's Top 3 Books: 3) The Halo series, 2) Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, 1) Batman: The Killing Joke 21:33 - Editor's Note: Frank Miller did indeed write and illustration Batman: The Dark Knight Returns with illustration help from Klaus Janson. 21:55 - The Killing Joke is going to be an animated movie, potentially R-rated. 22:09: Editor's Note: Marshall is actually kind of correct. SPOILERS from the Batman Wikia: "At the plant, the criminals make the unnamed engineer who will become the Joker don a special mask to become the infamous Red Hood. Unknown to the engineer, this disguise is simply the criminals' scheme to implicate any accomplice as the mastermind to divert attention from themselves." 22:00 - Bryn's Top 5 Books: 5) East of West, 4) Sex Criminals, 3) The Wicked and the Divine, 2) Hawkeye, 1) A Song of Ice and Fire series 24:57 - Editor's Note: Yes, Marshall accidentally said "Grosstbusters."