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Dead Air: GameSpot's Horror Podcast

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Welcome to Dead Air, GameSpot's weekly podcast exploring horror games, horror movies, and anywhere else it might be found. Join Mike Mahardy, Mary Kish, and guests as they discuss new horror titles, iconic franchises, and all things creepy in the world of entertainment.

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Welcome to Dead Air, GameSpot's weekly podcast exploring horror games, horror movies, and anywhere else it might be found. Join Mike Mahardy, Mary Kish, and guests as they discuss new horror titles, iconic franchises, and all things creepy in the world of entertainment.

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21 Ratings
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The Best

By WesleyHester - Sep 13 2016
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Informative, entertaining and fun.

Steve

By Peter Lembo - Apr 06 2016
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Great podcast, loved their opinions and ideas. Extremely helpful and thorough.

iTunes Ratings

21 Ratings
Average Ratings
19
1
0
0
1

The Best

By WesleyHester - Sep 13 2016
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Informative, entertaining and fun.

Steve

By Peter Lembo - Apr 06 2016
Read more
Great podcast, loved their opinions and ideas. Extremely helpful and thorough.
Cover image of Dead Air: GameSpot's Horror Podcast

Dead Air: GameSpot's Horror Podcast

Updated 4 days ago

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Welcome to Dead Air, GameSpot's weekly podcast exploring horror games, horror movies, and anywhere else it might be found. Join Mike Mahardy, Mary Kish, and guests as they discuss new horror titles, iconic franchises, and all things creepy in the world of entertainment.

Rank #1: Episode 25: The Shining and Room 237

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On this week's episode, the crew explores The Shining, as well as the theories explored in Room 237, a documentary with dead ends, credible theories, and way too much attention to Kubrick's cinematic detail.

Sep 30 2016

44mins

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Rank #2: Episode 21: Edgar Wright and the Cornetto Trilogy

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Mike is back from Europe, and after missing out on the chat about Romero's zombie films, discusses Shaun of the Dead and the rest of the Cornetto trilogy.

Aug 25 2016

52mins

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Rank #3: Episode 17: Stranger Things, Part II

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The Dead Air crew has seen every episode of Stranger Things and, after finishing the show, offer up their thoughts on the last four episodes, the show's Stephen King vibes, child actors, potential new plot threads, and where the series can go from here.

Jul 28 2016

45mins

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Rank #4: Episode 10: Hideo Kojima's Horror and the Fall of Silent Hills

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Mike, Mary, and Pete look back on the cultural phenomenon that was P.T., the "playable teaser" that veiled the announcement of Silent Hills, a new installment in the storied horror franchise. As history tells us, Silent Hills would encounter obstacles during Kojima's stint in horror, and abruptly fade into history. On this episode, we look back on that seminal experience.

Jun 02 2016

44mins

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Rank #5: Episode 9: Found Footage Style Horror Movies

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Mike, Mary, and Jake and Peter talk about found footage style movies and what it's done for the horror genre. Paranormal Activity, Blair Witch, V.H.S, Borderlands and more are discussed as we talk about the best, the worst, and the downright sad. 

May 26 2016

58mins

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Rank #6: Episode 13: Behind the Scenes With Resident Evil 7's Reveal

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Mike, Mary, and Pete sit down with Resident Evil's social media specialist Tim Turi to discuss the secrecy of the months leading up to RE7's reveal. The crew also lays plans to watch Stranger Things, and discusses the influence of 80s supernatural films on the horror landscape.

Jun 30 2016

50mins

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Rank #7: Episode 11: The Haunting Echoes of Silent Hill

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Mike, Zorine, Jess, and Matt discuss the legacy of the seminal Japanese horror series, along with their favorite entries, least favorite entries, and the chances of ever seeing a Silent Hill game again.

Jun 09 2016

45mins

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Rank #8: Episode 24: The Insanity of M. Night Shyamalan

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At a certain point, M. Night Shyamalan just sort of gave up. On this episode, the Dead Air crew tries to pinpoint when that happened.

Sep 23 2016

54mins

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Rank #9: Episode 22: Don't Breathe

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The Dead Air Crew saw one of the newest horror movies, a tense thriller meant to inspire dread rather than jump scares. We discuss whether it succeeds in doing so.

Sep 01 2016

48mins

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Rank #10: Episode 23: Stephen King's Best and Worst Films

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The Dead Air crew talk about the best, worst, and absolutely awful films of Stephen King's universe.

Sep 15 2016

42mins

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Rank #11: Episode 19: Classic Slasher Films

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Mike, Mary, and Ben Howard discuss their favorite films of the classic slasher genre, as well as hidden gems from British and Canadian cinema.

Aug 12 2016

41mins

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Rank #12: Episode 18: The Last of Us

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A survival horror with heart, The Last of Us is an action-adventure game that sticks with you long after you finished playing. We talk about the scariest and most gut wrenching moments from the game. 

Aug 04 2016

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Rank #13: Episode 27: A Dead Space Anniversary

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Dead Space released eight years ago, so the Dead Air crew took the chance to discuss the series' greatest moments, biggest blunders, and our favorite games of the trilogy.

Oct 15 2016

44mins

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Rank #14: Episode 26: Nicolas Cage and The Wicker Men

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This week, the Dead Air crew welcomes a new guest, and discusses Nicolas Cage's incredibly weird, creepy, and in some ways, artistic depiction of the 1973 classic The Wicker Man. 

Oct 07 2016

41mins

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Rank #15: Ep 20: Romero's Zombie Classics

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With Mike at Gamescom, Mary takes over hosting to talk about Romero's Dead series and our favorite zombie films. 

Aug 19 2016

47mins

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