Decrypted, Ars Technica's TV podcast

Welcome to Decrypted, Ars Technica's weekly podcast that follows TV shows like Mr. Robot and Westworld. We'll be diving into the shows in a way only Ars can—which is to say it'll be thorough, we'll talk with experts, and no detail is too minute or nerdy. Mr. Robot S2 starts 7/13/16. Westworld starts 10/2/16.

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You might say that you know me. (S01E07)
Ars Decrypted: American Gods - Ars Technica's Podcast about Starz' American Gods
48 min
2
You could use a blood sacrifice. (American God...
Ars Decrypted: American Gods - Ars Technica's Podcast about Starz' American Gods
78 min
3
Drengr! (American Gods S01E05)
Ars Decrypted: American Gods - Ars Technica's Podcast about Starz' American Gods
41 min
4
Definitely not light as a feather. (American Go...
Ars Decrypted: American Gods - Ars Technica's Podcast about Starz' American Gods
38 min
5
I do not grant wishes. (American Gods S01E03)
Ars Decrypted: American Gods - Ars Technica's Podcast about Starz' American Gods
46 min
6
A man was f**ked. (American Gods S01E02)
Ars Decrypted: American Gods - Ars Technica's Podcast about Starz' American Gods
38 min
7
I don’t believe in anything I can’t see. (Ameri...
Ars Decrypted: American Gods - Ars Technica's Podcast about Starz' American Gods
37 min
8
It's part of the equation now. (The Expanse S02...
Ars Decrypted: The Expanse - Ars Technica's Podcast about Syfy's The Expanse
36 min
9
Just get to the f***ing point. (The Expanse S02...
Ars Decrypted: The Expanse - Ars Technica's Podcast about Syfy's The Expanse
33 min
10
Here there be dragons. (The Expanse S02E11)
Ars Decrypted: The Expanse - Ars Technica's Podcast about Syfy's The Expanse
37 min
11
We can not afford to be enemies anymore. (The E...
Ars Decrypted: The Expanse - Ars Technica's Podcast about Syfy's The Expanse
46 min
12
Well, this is off to a good start. (The Expanse...
Ars Decrypted: The Expanse - Ars Technica's Podcast about Syfy's The Expanse
28 min
13
The shout came from Ganymede. (The Expanse S02E08)
Ars Decrypted: The Expanse - Ars Technica's Podcast about Syfy's The Expanse
32 min
14
The truth is never what you expect it to be. (T...
Ars Decrypted: The Expanse - Ars Technica's Podcast about Syfy's The Expanse
28 min
15
You have to pick a side. (The Expanse S02E06)
Ars Decrypted: The Expanse - Ars Technica's Podcast about Syfy's The Expanse
32 min
16
Ok, so we broke a few laws of physics. (The Exp...
Ars Decrypted: The Expanse - Ars Technica's Podcast about Syfy's The Expanse
39 min
17
Oi, pampaw! You starting to like space now? (Th...
Ars Decrypted: The Expanse - Ars Technica's Podcast about Syfy's The Expanse
29 min
18
Miller finds his groove. (The Expanse S02E03)
Ars Decrypted: The Expanse - Ars Technica's Podcast about Syfy's The Expanse
35 min
19
They gave the g*damn thing a name. (The Expanse...
Ars Decrypted: The Expanse - Ars Technica's Podcast about Syfy's The Expanse
43 min
20
You really do make a terrible human being. (Wes...
Decrypted: Westworld, Episode 10. Ars Technica's podacst about HBO's Westworld
44 min
21
With all due respect sir, you broke into my min...
Decrypted: Westworld, Episode 9. Ars Technica's podacst about HBO's Westworld
41 min
22
I can change the rules of this world. (Westworl...
Decrypted: Westworld, Episode 8. Ars Technica's podacst about HBO's Westworld
40 min
23
There has to be a blood sacrifice. (Westworld S...
Decrypted: Westworld, Episode 7. Ars Technica's podacst about HBO's Westworld
32 min
24
We're going to have some fun, aren't we? (Westw...
Decrypted: Westworld, Episode 6. Ars Technica's podacst about HBO's Westworld
40 min
25
Perhaps you are unraveling. (Westworld S01E05)
Decrypted: Westworld, Episode 5. Ars Technica's podacst about HBO's Westworld
47 min
26
Go blackhat with me. (Westworld S01E04)
Decrypted: Westworld, Episode 4. Ars Technica's podacst about HBO's Westworld
39 min
27
Don't forget, the hosts are not real. (Westworl...
Decrypted: Westworld, Episode 3. Ars Technica's podacst about HBO's Westworld
39 min
28
Step into analysis mode, please. (Westworld S01...
Ars Technica's Decrypted: Westworld season 1, episode 2
40 min
29
All the devils are here. (Westworld S01E01)
Welcome to Westworld. Host Annalee Newitz talks to sci-fi author Charlie Jane Anders about the first episode.
30 min
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Ars Decrypted continues with HBO's Westworld
Join Ars Technica's Tech Culture Editor Annalee Newitz as she explores Westworld season 1 on HBO
0 min
31
Final finale thoughts and Joanna Wellick's mean...
We unpack S2 and talk with Stephanie Corneliussen, aka Joanna Wellick
40 min
32
Intermission inquiries (Mr. Robot S2)
GQ's Scott Meslow helps us make sense of all the lingering questions from Mr. Robot's S2 finale.
23 min
33
Inside Darlene's drama and Elliot's mind (Mr. R...
"Elliot as a human has all the information. But as an identity, Elliot doesn't have all the information at all."
24 min
34
How do you write answers for Mr. Robot's big qu...
Staff writer Lucy Teitler and the Pwnie Express team discuss "init_5.fve"
43 min
35
Even Kor Adana was surprised there was no Ellio...
The show writer/head technical producer talks S2, hacks, subreddits, and more.
39 min
36
Looking forward after the "h4ndshake" shake-up ...
We pump the brakes on twist outrage and tease out S2 hints from the show's tech advisors
15 min
37
The best and worst of Mr. Robot S2 (so far)
Alf, adderall, and Dark Army attacks have set up an exciting second half ahead.
25 min
38
Mr. Robot's logic_b0mb shakes up S2 (Mr. Robot ...
We devote an entire episode to analyzing perhaps the show's craziest hour.
13 min
39
Overcoming TV's sophomore slump and how Netflix...
TV philosopher Andy Greenwald discusses the on- and off-screen of Mr. Robot S2
23 min
40
The best sounding (and most fan-theory friendly...
After Mr. Robot S2E3, Vampire Weekend's Chris Baio tells us about soundtracks and we mourn the death of the Internet's favorite theory.
24 min
41
This is how you pen test for Sam Esmail (Mr. Ro...
Mr. Robot's "unm4sk" (S2E1): Leon love and the story behind that ransomware hack
24 min
42
Our crash course to the world of Mr. Robot (Mr....
This week: Mr. Robot S1 in Elliot's Words + NPR TV Critic Eric Deggans
24 min