Anime Sickos

Anime Sickos

A podcast for geniuses about the four pillars of modern misery: anime, gaming, posting, & jobs. Starring Tom & Joe. New episodes every Wednesday.
195: A.J. Ditty Goes Guesto Mode
July 17, 202401:55:46131.09 MB

195: A.J. Ditty Goes Guesto Mode

A.J. Ditty from the Worst of All Possible Worlds podcast goes guesto mode! We learn how to act, why seeing your parents shot in the face would make you get all A's in acting school, visual novels, Elden Ring, and the joy of writing lore-heavy serialized interstitial skits to stick in the middle of ...

194: The Sickos Examine the Perfect Pilot
July 03, 202401:02:2566.76 MB

194: The Sickos Examine the Perfect Pilot

Sitcom pilots tend to suck ass. They have to do boring exposition and the characters haven't settled into a rhythm yet. Well what if we told you there existed a perfect comedy pilot. There does: the pilot for the 2005 Comedy Central series Stella, an episode so good it could have come from season f...

193: Best in Slot Jokes
June 19, 202401:09:3876.25 MB

193: Best in Slot Jokes

Comedy is an endless playground of creativity and innovation, but some jokes are so good that nothing could ever be better in its niche. We call these "Best in Slot" jokes and most of them are from 30 Rock, The Simpsons, and Venture Bros. Listen to us talk about them!

192: Remy Siu Goes Guesto Mode
June 12, 202401:51:44134.27 MB

192: Remy Siu Goes Guesto Mode

Remy Siu, creative director of the excellent narrative game 1000xResist, goes guesto mode! We discuss how he & the game's writing staff put together a frankly staggering work that you WILL buy and play, how MMOs were more fun when they made zero concessions to the player, how to use lore for good i...

191: The Sickos Read Cog Tales
June 05, 202459:3564.17 MB

191: The Sickos Read Cog Tales

The Sickos remembered that we have a form we shared a long time ago where people can submit horror stories from their workplaces, and we finally read some of them! Then, we discuss if Joe should get a Vespa so he can fit in with all the Italian guys. Submit your own cog tales here, perhaps we'll re...