The Polygon Show

Every Friday, Polygon's Simone de Rochefort, Allegra Frank, and Chelsea Stark talk about what's new and weird in video games. Expect goofs, the occasional soft drink-related tirade, and a lot of laughs. Produced by Polygon and the Vox Media Podcast Network.

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1
THE 2019 POLYGON SHOW AWARDS
It’s time for our yearly and yet non-traditional awards show! Tune in to hear Allegra, Simone, and Chelsea hand out awards for games and TV, and for some reason, no movies. Not sure what happened there. See you in 2020!
70 min
2
Remembering the Krampus (from The History of Fun)
Ahead of the holiday season, let’s look back at a brief history of Krampus, the anti-Santa.
40 min
3
The Return of Golden Eye (from The History of Fun)
Enjoy this re-run of History of Fun, where Chris, Allegra, and Russ break down the history of Golden Eye.
38 min
4
Revisiting Neopets (from The History of Fun)
Please enjoy this re-run of History of Fun, where the hosts break down the history of Neopets.
62 min
5
I Call It Mold World
This week on TPS: Remedy's Control, Ring Fit Adventure, Outer Worlds, and What The Golf.
52 min
6
Shiny Mads Mikkelsen
Basically Brian David Gilbert talking about Death Stranding for 45 minutes straight.
55 min
7
C-3PO IS ON DEATHWATCH
Allegra wants a shiny Halloween Charmander, the hosts pitch Peach's first solo game, the new Star Wars trailer, and Islanders
47 min
8
She cute. She shoot.
Polygon's Jenna Stoeber & Emily Heller join Chelsea to talk about Wargroove, Luigi's Mansion 3, Halloween events, and scary movies.
43 min
9
It Good. It Spooky.
Man of Medan, Link's Awakening, Shantae and the Seven Sirens, and *SPOILER* talk on the new Joker film
58 min
10
The Sticky Spot
Wilmot's Warehouse, Later Alligator, Untitled Goose Game, and... a sticky spot?
39 min
11
Pure Fitness
Apple Arcade, Alien Stock, Nintendo's Ring Fit, and also iPhone 11 talk!
42 min
12
Duck Hunt, Suck Hunt
A Short Hike, Banjo Kazooie in Smash Bros, and HBO's Barry!
43 min
13
Reno from Final Fantasy VII
This week on TPS: Steven Universe The Movie, Control, Final Fantasy VII
44 min
14
High Elf
This week on TPS: Chelsea spends times in the woods, Game of the Year talk, Control, and The Dark Crystal Netflix series.
38 min
15
Little Baby Solar System
Outer Wilds, Assasin's Creed Odyssey, Nintendo Switch Lite hands-on, and Invader Zim Movie
46 min
16
Simsations
GiantBomb’s ABBY RUSSELL joins Chelsea and Simone on this week’s show!
42 min
17
Chip Chip Fall in Love
Fire Emblem: Three Houses, Ouran High School Host Club, Intelligence Qube, Rocko's Modern Life: Static Cling
55 min
18
I Am A Human And I Love Mario Kart
This week on TPS we discuss Mario Maker, Mario Kart 8, and Fire Emblem: Three Houses
35 min
19
Hot Boy School
Rattle and Hum Day, Fire Emblem: Three Houses, Grand Theft Auto V Online
39 min
20
Live with Samurai Jack creator Genndy Tartakovs...
Chelsea sat down with Genndy Tartakovsky, to talk about his career and upcoming Adult Swim show, Genndy Tartakovsky’s Primal.
47 min
21
Cussing!
Assassin's Creed: Odyssey, Allegra's new iPhone, new season of Veronica Mars (SPOILERS!!!)
35 min
22
Live with Steven Universe creator Rebecca Sugar...
In a special bonus episode, Polygon's Comics Editor Susana Polo sits down with Steven Universe creator Rebecca Sugar.
56 min
23
You Know What This Reminds Me Of?
The Outer Wilds, Aggretsuko Season 2, Dr. Mario World, Veronica Mars, Pokémon Go
48 min
24
Another Fishing Episode
Persona 4: Golden, Cooking Simulator, Fishing Game, SPOILER FREE Spider-Man: Far From Home Review
48 min
25
CONTAIN HAGRID
Cadence of Hyrule, Neon Genesis Evangelion, A Silent Voice, Oklahoma, and Harry Potter: Wizards Unite
55 min
26
An Open World Game Has Stressed Me Out
Chelsea's Post-E3 thoughts, Animal Crossing, Pokemon Go
54 min
27
Simone and Ashley's E3 2019 Scramble
Simone and Ashley talk E3 2019 from NYC. Sorry, no eggs are involved.
54 min
28
I HAVE SWORD
Pokémon: Sword & Shield, PIKUNIKU, Pokémon: Rumble Rush, and Cuphead
47 min
29
Wet Is Sweat
Allegra, Chelsea, and Simone discuss Oculus Quest, Tuca and Bertie, and Fleabag
45 min
30
Bonus: Game of Thrones Spoiler-Cast: Our Though...
Ashley, Chelsea, and Simone review the Game of Thrones finale.
47 min
31
Polygon Show 100th Episode Special: Ryme City C...
Celebrating 100 episodes, the gang does their own Ryme City tabletop RPG. It's about to get weird.
60 min
32
Ditto Is Alcohol
Supermarket Shriek, spoiler-free Detective Pikachu review, Game of Thrones spoilercast
54 min
33
Inflatable Clown
Wandersong, Persona 4 Golden, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina season 2, Game of Thrones spoilercast
74 min
34
Lumpy Blue Goku
Sonic the Hedgehog movie, Avengers: Endgame, Game of Thrones S8 E3
73 min
35
Yoshi's Infinity Stone
Yoshi's Crafted World, Assassin's Creed: Odyssey, Persona 5: The Royal, SPOILER REVIEW: Game of Thrones S8E02
57 min
36
Ashley's Dictatorship Land
Mr. Mime Slushie at 7-Eleven, Reigns, Her Majesty, Crawl. Queer Eye Gamer Episode Review
44 min
37
Suede Yoshi
PAX East 2019 games
50 min
38
March Madness: PAX East 2019 Live
Live from PAX East, we're bringing you what little we know of March Madness basketball team selection!
58 min
39
Upgrade Your Bird
GDC, Falcon Age, Control, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, and a *spoiler-free* review of Us.
48 min
40
Once Upon A BitLife
Hulu's Shrill, BitLife, Once Upon A Time In Hollywood, and Ash Is Purest White
44 min
41
Bonus: Polygon's SXSW panel with Castlevania's ...
This month at SXSW, our Entertainment Editor Matt Patches spoke with some of our favorite people about how film, TV and video games are merging.
48 min
42
Rubbery Little Gummy Body
Captain Marvel, Devil May Cry 5, Aladdin live-action movie, Human Fall Flat
55 min
43
Mr. X Gon' Give It To Ya
This week: Orange Vanilla Coke, Pokemon: Sword & Shield, Mr. X, and Dead or Alive 6. Also, Ashley's back!
51 min
44
Alita's Battle Angels
This week, TPS is joined by entertainment report at Polygon, Karen Han! They discuss Devotion, Apex Legends, and Alita: Battle Angel.
58 min
45
EVERYONE HAS 99 FRIENDS
This week on TPS Chelsea talks about Tetris Effect and Apex Legends, Allegra talks about PEN15 and Resident Evil 2, and Simone gives her thoughts on Dragon Prince season 2.
60 min
46
Crime Time
True crime documentaries, Hotline Miami, and Final Fantasy 8
61 min
47
Netflix & Chill(y)
Allegra, Ashley, Chelsea, and Simone sound off on the shows they binged recently for Netflix & Chill(y) week.
48 min
48
When Eevee Was There
Chelsea is having a fantastic time with Resident Evil 2, Allegra talks about KH3's ending, and Ashley has a Venusaur even though she really, really doesn't want one.
49 min
49
Kingdom Hearts 3 Is... Bad?
Allegra calls in to give her brief thoughts on Kingdom Hearts 3 while Ashley and Simone discuss the Fyre Festival documentaries.
63 min
50
Polygon Show Super: Broly
Allegra, Ashley, and Simone talk about PodCon 2019 this weekend, the new Dragon Ball Z movie, Mario Party, and Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp.
45 min
51
Tidying Up With The Polygon Show
Chelsea, Ashley, and Allegra discover the magic of tidying with Marie Kondo, but not all of them are convinced.
48 min
52
Kingdom Hearts 3: 85 Years In The Making
Allegra, Chelsea, and Simone talk about what games they're looking forward to this year.
57 min
53
The Polygon Show 2018 Game of the Year Awards
Allegra, Ashley, Chelsea, and Simone give out awards to their favorite games of the past year.
87 min
54
Allegra's TV is too big
It’s almost vacation time! The crew talks about what they’re excited to binge during the holiday season.
48 min
55
Don't You Dare Hurt Isabelle in Smash Ultimate
62 min
56
Pouring Vodka With A Trackpad
51 min
57
Polygon and the Princesses of Power
60 min
58
Thanksgiving Extravaganza 2018
52 min
59
What the heck is Ambrosia?
56 min
60
A house divided by open-world games
55 min
61
Halloween candy and horses galore
63 min
62
Spoopy Spectacular
55 min
63
Co-op games will kill us all
52 min
64
When Will Video Game Movies Be Good?
53 min
65
I Love JRPGs And I'm Not Ashamed
47 min
66
Pokémania
46 min
67
If cartoons taught us one thing...
59 min
68
For love of indie games
60 min
69
Your Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man
54 min
70
Video Game Vacation
60 min
71
A/S/L?
65 min
72
The Polygon Show LIVE at FlameCon 2018
48 min
73
Thanks for the MeMMOries
55 min
74
Esports live events... Are they GOOD?
46 min
75
Backlog Week
64 min
76
Interior Design Crimes
54 min
77
Yeet
53 min
78
Several Punch Man
50 min
79
Put Kirby in Mario Tennis, You Cowards
45 min
80
16 Fifth Graders Carrying a Party Sub
50 min
81
Best of E3 and Discovering Yakuza 0
52 min
82
E3 2018 Extravaganza
52 min
83
Firsts!
46 min
84
A Known Goth
61 min
85
FAO Twigs
46 min
86
Just Like Dunkirk
60 min
87
Happy Piccolo Day
42 min
88
The One About Avengers
50 min
89
All Berries Have Butts
63 min
90
Press square for son action
56 min
91
Live from PAX East!
65 min
92
The Fab Four?
62 min
93
Detective Pikachu, What's Up?
64 min
94
LOOK AT THIS SILVER MONKEY
66 min
95
SIM CRIMES
67 min
96
Winnie the Pooh’s Existential Crisis
62 min
97
The Gang Goes Fishing
68 min
98
An Infinity Continuum of Nuggets
66 min
99
New Diet Coke and Kingdom Hearts 3
62 min
100
TOAD'S HEAD: Are We Feeling It?
65 min