Cutscenes: A Video Game Movie Podcast
4 months ago

S2E9 - Pokemon: Detective Pikachu (2019)

In the ninth episode of Season 2, we gotta catch em' all in Pokemon: Detective Pikachu.

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

Special Guest: DJ Stormageddon (@DJ_Stormageddon)

Show Notes:

  • 2:00 DJ Stormageddon
  • 3:30 The Tutorial (our 60-second plot summary)
  • 5:30 What's our personal history with Pokemon
  • 9:40 Where this movie starts and how we felt about the world
  • 14:10 Pokemon: Detective Pikachu: The Video Game
  • 21:55 How about Mr. Mime?
  • 25:00 Shoutout to Psyduck
  • 27:40 Unravelling the mystery
  • 36:30 Did we figure out the movie's twist?
  • 38:40 Critical Hits (choice user reviews from MetaCritic.com)
  • 43:30 MinMax: where we cover the good/bad that we have not talked about yet
  • 52:25 Our game this week: Pokemon Design: Cut or Scene
  • 1:01:05 Cut or Scene: should this show be watched or skipped?
  • 1:03:40 Wrap-up

Cutscenes is a seasonal podcast at the intersection of video games and TV/movies. Our ten-episode Season 2 airs from February 4th to April 8th, 2021.

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Music (used under Creative Commmons): "Introduction" by Lifeformed | Intro Voiceover by DJ Stormageddon