Not New, Just Previously Unnoticed (Media Mavens episode 24)

Finally up to date in posting these here! In the latest episode of Media Mavens it was just Riley and myself. We talked about what we’ve been up to and answer listener questions including tips for new creators and our favourite indie games.

Today’s topics:

Lots of things! It’s just Pam and Riley this week, so we bounce between lots of different things.

We spoil Girl on the Train and The Fall in our first segment!! Skip past 00:06:15- 00:08:37 for Girl on the Train and 00:18:46-00:19:53 for the Fall S3. Skip to our second half at 00:24:52 to avoid all the spoilers.

What we’ve been up to


  • Overwatch
  • Heroes of the Storm
  • Girl on the Train – SPOILERS from 00:06:15-00:08:37
  • Deepwater Horizon
  • Voltron
  • new kpop songs from BTS! (BTS’ new music videos; Spring Day and Not Today)


  • The Santa Clarita Diet
  • The Fall S3 – SPOILERS from 00:18:46-00:19:53
  • Girlfriend’s Day
  • Those Who Make Us
  • Cyberworld: Tales of Humanity’s Tomorrow
  • Alice Isn’t Dead

Listener Questions: 00:24:52

  • What do you think of Mass Effect: Andromeda having a conversation style that’s not Paragon/Renegade? (@orkchop)
  • Who is your Overwatch valentine? (@orkchop)
  • Are you going t play through any of the ME games while waiting for Andromeda? (@orkchop)
  • What advice would you give to a new content creator just starting out in the podcast/video world? (@CartridgeBros)
  • Have either of you played Stardew Valley? Why can’t I stop playing it? (@The_Doc_Webb)
  • What should I do about all my problematic favs? (@SerrinneWoW)
  • Has a game ever overtly changed the way you live your life? e.g., how you speak, dress, interact, or allocate resources? Why? (@alatinolawyer)
  • Would you like FMV games to make a comeback or are they better off left alone as a quirky part of gaming history? (@Duke0169 – Retro Nonsense)
  • E-mail message from Joe asking if we have more podcast recs like Limetown and Black Tapes
  • Since I have just downloaded my first ever digital copy of a game (Stardew Valley on PS4), could you tell the listeners what your top 5 indie games are? (ACDecepticon from the Cartridge Club Forums)

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