Cutscenes: HBO's The Last of Us Companion Podcast
1 year ago

S3E6 - Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)

In our sixth episode of Season 3, we hunt for ancient treasure in Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001).

Hosted by Jacob McCourt (@JacobMcCourt), Katie Lesperance (@lesperak) & Travis Colenutt (@TravisColenutt).

Special Guest: Dan (@StoryEverPod)

Show Notes:

2:40 The Tutorial: Our 60-second plot summary

4:40 Recalling video game Lara and “pointy chesticles”

9:10 Lara fights robots now?!

13:05 Gratuitous shower scenes

18:54 Bungee trapeze baby harness action

22:45 Holiday in Cambodia

34:30 Boss Fight!

41:50 No guns...

45:35 Critical Hits: Choice user reviews from

54:20 Min/Max: Where we cover the good/bad that we have not talked about yet

55:20 Roger Ebert quotes and bad press junkets

1:05:30 Stolen treasure trivia game

1:17:10 Cut or Scene: Should this show be watched or skipped?

Cutscenes is a seasonal podcast at the intersection of video games and TV/movies. Our six-episode Season 3 airs from October 28th to December 2nd, 2021.

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Music (used under Creative Commons): “Introduction” by Lifeformed | Intro Voiceover by DJ Stormageddon

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