The Indoor Kids with Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon

Today we welcome our good friend, writer and comedian Nate Fernald, to talk about his love of Dragon Ball Z, Mad Max: Fury Road (no spoilers given), our time living in Brooklyn together, helicopters and more!

Direct download: IK201_ArmFace_Nate_Fernald.mp3
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Brent Weinbach says that video games changed in 1996, and he decided not to change along with them. Join us in an exploration of 8 bit and 16 bit games and learn to appreciate old school game music as if it were jazz.

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Today Kumail and Emily welcome Ashly Burch, of HAWP, Borderlands 2, and Mortal Kombat X fame, to talk about action figures, TV, what it's like to voice a fighting game character, and much more!

Direct download: IK199_Kumail_Wont_Shut_Up_About_He-Man_with_Ashly_Burch.mp3
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Today we've got our good pal Jonah Ray on the show to talk about movies, TV, video games, and the weird world of people making Sega Genesis games decades later. Plus a Kumail's Reddit Corner!

Direct download: IK198_DJs_and_Homebrews_with_Jonah_Ray.mp3
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Today Kumail and Emily welcome Gerry Duggan, writer of countless comic books, Sunset Overdrive, Attack of the Show (RIP) and much more. We have a discussion about change in the fictional worlds we love and also got real silly with 90s references.

Direct download: IK197_The_Inevitability_of_Change_with_Gerry_Duggan.mp3
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Today Kumail and Emily hang with Malik Forte, Gaming Overlord of Nerdist Industries, to obsess over Mortal Kombat X. Microtransactions! New characters! Interactive levels! A gay character! We discuss it all, plus a bunch of other stuff.

Direct download: IK196_Malikality_with_Malik_Forte.mp3
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Today we welcome Professor Shyguy, chiptune musician, to the podcast to play music, talk gaming news, and talk about how he's worked the pain of trying to fit in as a kid into his music. Also Emily sings a chiptune cover of Bel Biv Devoe's Poison.

Direct download: IK195_The_Power_of_the_Chip_with_Professor_Shyguy.mp3
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As The Indoor Kids have come to the end of a long couple of weeks of filming The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, they're unwinding at home and talking about April Fools news, canceled Nintendo games, Twin Peaks, and more! Plus Emily eats a Cadbury Egg during the recording.

Direct download: IK194_April_Fools_and_Chocolate_Eggs_with_Kumail_and_Emily.mp3
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Today we welcome back one of our favorite guests, Blair Butler, to talk about comics she's reading now, how she feels about Agent Carter, times she's kiiiiinda cheated in video games, and much more!

Direct download: IK193_The_Return_of_Blair_Butler.mp3
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Today we welcome one of our favorite guests, Jordan Morris, to talk about gaming news, Paula Deen, nose periods and more!

Direct download: IK192_The_News_to_Us_with_Jordan_Morris.mp3
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