8 episodes

a podcast about everyone's favorite 90s video game mascot, hosted by Izzy Kestrel and Emilia Lazer-Walker

Oral Gex Izzy Kestrel & Emilia Lazer-Walker

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a podcast about everyone's favorite 90s video game mascot, hosted by Izzy Kestrel and Emilia Lazer-Walker

    Episode 7 - "The Darkside Has Nothing On My Tongue"

    Episode 7 - "The Darkside Has Nothing On My Tongue"

    izzy and em continue their journey through Gex 2, making a pit stop to generate some totally original Gex content using the power of ChatGPT

    links referenced:
    Keanu Reeves Says He Married Winona Ryder 'Under the Eyes of God' While Shooting 'Dracula' Scene (People Magazine)"Down the Drain" sequence from The NeverhoodMaking of The Neverhood (part 1)Bruce Straley recalling Out of Toon level design (from Noclip's Crystal Dynamics documentary)Secret GEX: Enter the Gecko Webpage (via the Internet Archive's Wayback Machine)

    • 55 min
    Episode 6 - "Heeeeeeeere's Gexy!"

    Episode 6 - "Heeeeeeeere's Gexy!"

    izzy and em return from a gexless hiatus, beginning their much anticipated playthrough of Gex (3D): Enter the Gecko.

    links referenced:
    Mitsuo Senda (Wikipedia)Glover Is Coming Back, For Some Reason (GameSpot)wabbit season bit (via LongplayArchives video)elevator painting gag (via LongplayArchives video)Hot Shots Golf 2 (PlayStation Store)Hot Shots Golf 2 gameplay (via Gextra Life 2018)Tommy Westphall (Wikipedia)

    • 56 min
    Episode 5 - gex, flies, and videotape

    Episode 5 - gex, flies, and videotape

    izzy and em finally put Gex (1995) to rest after discussing some behind-the-scenes details about the game's troubled development and reviewing concept art from the game's secret ending.

    links referenced:
    1997 retrospective article by Greg Tavares (Lead Programmer)Gex Prototype (The Cutting Room Floor)GEX-RAY screenshot from alpha prototypeLiquid Rez (Gex Wiki)Concept art segment of secret ending videoHow to Draw Gex & the Gang (Internet Archive)Muppet Adventure: Chaos at the Carnival gameplay videoCredits musicTranscription of lyrics from credits music

    • 48 min
    Episode 4 - "Helium makes my voice do this"

    Episode 4 - "Helium makes my voice do this"

    izzy and em wrap up their discussion of Gex (1995) with Rezopolis and Planet X. izzy goes on an emotional journey with the secret ending while emilia embarrasses herself by not knowing what Newton's third law is.

    links referenced:
    Weemote photo (stolen from an eBay listing)Planet X - Clothesline level gameplay videoSecret Ending/Concept Art/Credits videoSecret Ending full text transcriptionGex OST - The ProjectRez (2001) gameplay video

    • 50 min
    Episode 3 - "If I had a life, I’d be glad to get back to it!"

    Episode 3 - "If I had a life, I’d be glad to get back to it!"

    izzy and em continue to discuss the critically acclaimed best-selling 1995 video game (one million copies) Gex in a problematic double feature of Jungle World and Kung Fuville.

    links referenced:
    Ristar - Snake Bossizzy cornered by rude fishToxic Turtle - Gex WikiTMNT II - Nom Noms clipAll Gex 1 Bonus LevelsDana Gould’s Podcast

    • 55 min
    Episode 2 - "My inner child is coming out...AND IT HURTS!"

    Episode 2 - "My inner child is coming out...AND IT HURTS!"

    izzy and em discuss on-disc trailers for other Crystal Dynamics titles, A Real Human Man Named Gex, and the level design of New Toonland (the second world in Gex 1)

    links referenced
    Crystal Dynamics sizzle reel from Gex PS1Slam 'N Jam '95 trailer from Gex 3DOOn Skyrim’s launch day, two parents named their newborn son Dovahkiin and won a lifetime supply of Bethesda games: Here’s where they are now - GamesradarToontown Online trailerToonStruck trailerGex gets NOTHINGBoogerman longplay

    • 58 min

Customer Reviews

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Great podcast!! Excellent content! Keep up the gexing

Well done!

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