Archive for April 26, 2011

Episode 11: Tired Ramblings On Zombie Jesus Day

Apparently there was this guy named Jesus who died and then came back as the world’s first zombie. Which is awesome. No wonder we have a holiday for it! But in all seriousness, this episode was recorded after Ben and Doba completed their family Easter festivities, so they were pretty tired. Enjoy it anyways, would you?

This week’s big topics include Sound of Speed, Zombie Jesus Day (aka Easter), Perfume, Super Mario Galaxy’s soundtrack, Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl, Azumanga Daioh, Doba watched Ponies, Star Driver, Ano Hana, Voyage of the Dawn Treader, Portal 2 and its DLC, Grand Theft Auto IV, Valkyria Chronicles, PSN is down, Brazil doesn’t know Grand Theft Auto, how Tetris decides which blocks to give you,

This week’s Random Topic is: George Lucas.

This week’s Ben Bitches rant: Breeding the manual.

GUEST APPEARANCES: None

ENDING SONG: Monochrome Effect ~ Perfume

EASTER EGG(S): Ben plays LittleBigPlanet

Episode 10: Greyhound Appreciation Podcast

It was over the week between episodes 9 and 10 that our hosts met the most wonderful man in the world. Greyhound, just know that you will forever be in our hearts. We’ll never forget you… Oh, and for the first time ever, Read the Manual has a guest! Youko from RTM’s more successful “parent” podcast Show Me Your News! joins us this week for our first ever guest episode!

This week’s big topics include Show Me Your News!, PokeRemixStudio, Anchorman, Karas, Cowboy Bebop, Equilibrium, Sexy Sax Man, AaaaAAaaAAA!!- A Reckless Disregard for Gravity, Half-Life 2: Episode 1, Kingdom Hearts I and II, Sony thinks Nintendo is for babies, the Potato Sack, 3DS release, and April Fools Day.

This week’s Random Topic is: Role-Playing Games.

This week’s Copout topic: “Who the hell knows” Copout about anime.

GUEST APPEARANCES: Youko (of Show Me Your News!)

ENDING SONG: Its Thunder And Its Lightning ~ We Were Promised Jetpacks

EASTER EGG(S): Minecraft with Gordy