Original Air Date: October 19, 2014
This week, Brad, Kevin, and Justin cross the threshold into the latter half of Season 5. Justin and Brad discuss whether or not Finn wearing Jake as a suit is in or out of character for the last boy in Ooo, Jake and Finn on a buddy cop adventure, and a suicidal BMO? Plus some fun guest voices and the continuation of the #SnailSearch!
Continue reading Flooping the Pig – Episode 33: Adolescent Energy
Original Air Date: October 12, 2014
As our hosts continue on with Season 5, they discuss the first utterance of the insult “tranch,” the scope of a spell from an ancient Egyptian deity, and the merits of lemon cannibalism, among other things.
Continue reading Flooping the Pig – Episode 32: Tranch
Original Air Date: October 6, 2014
Our hosts get into the beginning of “Weird Adventure Time,” discussing a horse named James Baxter, a silent treehouse, and the inside of a princess’ bounce house body. Continue reading Flooping the Pig – Episode 31: Take Refuge in My Body
Original Air Date: August 24, 2014
This week, the gang talks about a couple of all-time favorite episodes in Simon & Marcy and Puhoy, as well examining the weirdness of the Great Bird Man and the potentially controversial reveal by an Adventure Time cast member that Princess Bubblegum and Marceline did indeed date at some point in their past. Continue reading Flooping the Pig – Episode 30: More Fluff Than Sense
Original Air Date: August 17, 2014
Brad Garoon, Kevin Ford, and Justin Houston examine the goals behind Adventure Time’s gender swap episode series. They also touch upon lemon vs. candy politics, and the ways Adventure Time uses video game playing styles to inform their episode structure and character conflicts. Continue reading Flooping the Pig – Episode 29: Chamomile Tea
Original Air Date: August 10, 2014
Brad Garoon, Kevin Ford, and Justin Houston discuss god complexes in the Land of Ooo, how grim an Adventure Time story line can be without becoming unacceptable, and the subtle delights of the episode Davey.
Continue reading Flooping the Pig – Episode 28: Playing God
Original Air Date: August 3, 2014
Kevin, Brad, and Justin are joined by Ryley Trahan, Entertainment Weekly‘s Adventure Time Community contributor. They kick off season 5 coverage with a breakdown of the show’s transition from the mundane to the epic, investigate what makes a great guest voice actor, and even throw in a debate over whether it’s worth getting started on Breaking Bad and Agents of SHIELD.
Continue reading Flooping the Pig – Episode 27: The Trouble with Squirrels